Western Illinois University linebacker J.J. Veloz will be credited with more than an assist as he helps an infant tackle a rare immune disorder.
Michael Waltrip Racing announced on Tuesday that David Ragan will drive the No. 55 Toyota for the remainder of the 2015 Sprint Cup Series season, beginning with the May 9 race at Kansas Speedway.
Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan will reportedly be suspended for the entire 2015 season for yet another violation of the NFL's substance-abuse policy.
Kirk Gibson has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
The NBA suspended Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk one game over the play that resulted in a separated shoulder for Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love, who called the act intentional.
The NHL's conference semifinal round will open Thursday with a pair of games.