Let the debates begin.
NASCAR handed down penalties to Kurt Busch's No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing team on Tuesday for failing post-race inspection in the July 6 Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway.
The National Football League has suspended Washington Redskins safety Tanard Jackson for a substance abuse violation for the fourth time in his career.
The San Francisco Giants activated infielder Ehire Adrianza from the 15-day disabled list following Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Oakland Athletics.
The Charlotte Hornets have signed restricted free-agent forward Gordon Hayward to an offer sheet.
The Anaheim Ducks signed unrestricted free agent forward Dany Heatley to a one-year contract Wednesday.