Drake placed the most players on the Pioneer Football League preseason team with six on Wednesday.
NASCAR handed down severe penalties to Denny Hamlin's No. 11 team in the Sprint Cup Series on Tuesday after his Joe Gibbs Racing car failed post-race inspection this past Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The Green Bay Packers signed executive vice president and general manager Ted Thompson to a new multi-year contract on Wednesday.
The St. Louis Cardinals acquired starter Justin Masterson from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for outfield prospect James Ramsey.
Paul Westphal headlines a group of assistants that will be aiding Brooklyn Nets head coach Lionel Hollins this upcoming season.
The Winnipeg Jets and forward Matt Halischuk have agreed to a one-year contract.