Less than 24 hours before the seventh- seeded Grizzlies open their playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder, the NBA announced they will be without the services of reserve point guard Nick Calathes.
Point guards Michael Carter-Williams of Philadelphia and Trey Burke of Utah were named Rookies of the Month for April.
Charlotte Bobcats center Al Jefferson and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in April.
Charlotte's Steve Clifford and Memphis' Dave Joerger have been named the NBA's Coaches of the Month for April, the league has announced.
Ike Davis' turbulent tenure with the New York Mets has officially come to an end.
The Arizona Diamondbacks activated outfielder Cody Ross from the 15-day disabled list on Friday.
The Oakland Athletics agreed to terms with pitcher Sean Doolittle on a new five-year contract on Friday.
The Texas Rangers placed pitcher Tanner Scheppers on the 15-day disabled list Friday with right elbow inflammation.
The regular season is behind us.
Longtime Turner Sports sideline reporter Craig Sager will start treatment for leukemia on Friday and will not work for the network during the early stages of the NBA Playoffs.
Austin Peay State University said it has dismissed leading returning rusher Omar Williams from the football team for academic reasons on Friday.
Kevin Harvick became the eighth different pole winner in as many Sprint Cup Series races this season after posting the fastest lap in the final round of Friday's knockout-style qualifying for the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.
There are plenty of boom-or-bust types in every draft, but perhaps none in the 2014 version poses a more interesting dilemma for NFL teams than former Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley.
The National Hockey League has fined Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville $25,000 for inappropriate conduct.