Self 'confident' Embiid will play despite back
Kansas coach Bill Self told ESPN that despite Joel Embiid's trip Monday to Los Angeles to see a back specialist, he's "100 percent confident" that his freshman center will play in the postseason.
Florida, Wichita St. remain 1-2; UK falls out
Florida, which finished an unbeaten season in the Southeastern Conference, and Wichita State, which completed an undefeated regular season, are the top two teams in the AP college basketball poll for the third straight week.
Retiring Mendenhall: Tired of life in NFL
Rashard Mendenhall was tired of living a "private life in the public eye" as an NFL player, which included being called racial slurs online, he wrote in his most recent blog for Huffington Post in which he explained why he retired at 26 years old.
Keselowski passes Dale Jr., wins Las Vegas
Brad Keselowski surged ahead on the final lap when Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel, claiming a dramatic victory Sunday in the NASCAR race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Brooks: Durant could be scoring even more
With the NBA season heading down the stretch and the MVP race seemingly a two-name toss-up between LeBron James and Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks said Durant could put up even bigger point totals if he chose to.
Mavericks extend Pacers' slide to 4 games
Monta Ellis and Devin Harris scored 20 points apiece and the Dallas Mavericks extended Indiana's season-long losing streak to four games with a 105-94 victory against the Pacers on Sunday night.