Eastern Illinois will begin its search for a new head football coach in the coming days after Dino Babers stepped down to accept the top job at Bowling Green.
The No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt is returning to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2014.
The NFL officially suspended Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner for an indefinite period on Wednesday after he lost his appeal for a violation of the league's substance-abuse policy.
The Seattle Mariners re-signed outfielder Franklin Gutierrez to a reported one-year contract Wednesday, less than two months after declining a team option on the oft-injured former Gold Glove winner.
Denver Nuggets forward Jordan Hamilton was suspended one game by the NBA for punching Oklahoma City's Steven Adams in the shoulder, the league announced Wednesday.
The Minnesota Wild announced Wednesday that goaltender Josh Harding was placed on injured reserve.