Illinois State football likely won't have an easy start this year while trying to build off its first-ever appearance in the FCS national championship game.
NASCAR handed down severe penalties to Ryan Newman's No. 31 team in the Sprint Cup Series on Tuesday for altered tires used in the March 22 race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.
The San Francisco 49ers have re-signed linebacker Desmond Bishop to a one-year contract.
The Washington Nationals released utility man Kevin Frandsen on Wednesday.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Glen Davis was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for kicking a seat cushion into the stands during Sunday's game against Boston.
The Edmonton Oilers added depth and scoring punch from the college ranks on Monday, signing defenseman Joey LaLeggia to a two-year, entry-level contract.