NCAA Suspends Jim Boeheim, Penalizes Syracuse


(NEW YORK) -- The NCAA has suspended Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim for nine games after a course of multiple infractions over the past eight years, Syracuse.com reports.Syracuse's penalties also include a five-year probation and for the school to vacate

Report: Bears Trade W.R. Brandon Marshall to Jets


Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Chicago Bears have traded wide receiver Brandon Marshall to the New York Jets, a league source tells ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter.Marshall will join a Jets receiving core that features Eric Decker and Percy

Colts Part Ways with Reggie Wayne


NFL via Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) -- The Indianapolis Colts announced that they will not resign 14-year veteran receiver Reggie Wayne, who spent all 14 seasons with the team and won a Super Bowl title during that run."My relationship with Reggie goes bac

Giants' Hunter Pence to Miss 6-8 Weeks with Broken Forearm


Sarah Glenn/Getty Images(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) -- San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence will be out six to eight weeks after breaking his left forearm during a spring training game on Thursday.Pence was hit in the arm by hard throwing Cubs prospect Co

Former Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew Announces Retirement


NFL via Getty Images(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- After nine seasons in the NFL, three-time Pro Bowl running back Maurice Jones-Drew announced his retirement on his official Twitter account on Thursday.“All good things come to an end!!!” Jones-Drew

Buccaneers Re-Sign CB Mike Jenkins


Scott Boehm/Getty Images(TAMPA BAY) -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have re-signed veteran cornerback Mike Jenkins, the team announced on Thursday. Terms of the deal were not released.Jenkins was originally selected out of the University of South Florida by D

Rays Name Alex Cobb Opening Day Starter


iStockphoto(PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.) -- The Rays will turn to right-hander Alex Cobb to take the hill when Tampa Bay opens the 2015 season on April 6 at Tropicana Field against the Baltimore Orioles.First-year manager Kevin Cash made the announcement on Thur

Carson Palmer's Rehab Going Great


Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer's rehab from his ACL reconstruction surgery is going well.Palmer tore his ACL in Week 10 and is almost four months removed from surgery. He told reporters Thursday that t

Scoreboard Roundup - 3/5/15


Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NHL: Philadelphia Flyers 3 (28-25-12, 68pts) - St. Louis Blues 1 (40-18-5, 85pts)Minnesota Wild 2 (35-22-7, 77pts) - Washington Capitals 1 (35-21-10, 80pts)Calgary Flames 4 (34-25-4, 72pts) -

Dolphins Re-Sign OT Jason Fox to Two-Year Contract


NFL Shield(MIAMI) -- The Miami Dolphins are bringing back tackle Jason Fox on a two-year contract, the team announced on Thursday. The deal is worth a total of $2.5 million, according to ESPN.“We are excited that we have reached an agreement with Ja

Peyton Manning Officially Back with Denver Broncos


Football Texture/iStockphoto(DENVER) -- Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning passed his physical and will return to wear orange and blue this season, the team announced on Thursday.The 14-time Pro Bowler agreed on Wednesday to take a $4 million pay c

No Criminal Charges Filed Against Kurt Busch


Chris Graythen/Getty Imgages for NASCAR(NEW YORK) -- NASCAR driver Kurt Busch won't face any criminal charges over the alleged assault of his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll, the Delaware Attorney General's office announced on Thursday."After a

Vince Wilfork Becomes Free Agent, Pats Deny Option


Doug Pensinger/Getty Images(FOXBOROUGH, Mass. ) -- Veteran defensive end Vince Wilfork announced on Thursday that he will be a free agent when the new league year starts on Tuesday.The Patriots decided not to pick up the option on Wilfork and was due

Darnell Dockett Signs with 49ers


Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Free agent defensive end Darnell Dockett wasn't out of work long.The San Francisco 49ers signed Dockett to a two-year, $7.5 million contract, with $4 million being paid in the first season and $2 million

Ducks Lose F Jackman for 4-6 Weeks


iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(ANAHEIM, Calif.) -- Anaheim Ducks forward Tim Jackman will miss the next four to six weeks due to a lower-body injury.The 33-year-old Jackman was injured in the team's win Sunday over Dallas when he collided with Stars' winger Ales

Rusney Castillo Out Indefinitely with Strained Oblique


Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(FORT MYERS, Fla.) -- Boston Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo is out indefinitely after an MRI revealed the 27-year-old Cuban had a strained left oblique muscle."He's going to be down for some time," Red Sox skipper John Farr

ESPN: MLS Reaches CBA Deal with Players' Union, Avoiding Strike


George Frey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Major League Soccer and the MLS Players Union reached an agreement in principle on a new collective bargaining agreement, according to ESPN.com.The deal is reached just days before the 2015 regular season is set to st

Scoreboard Roundup - 3/4/15


Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NBA: Indiana Pacers 105 (26-34) – New York Knicks 82 (12-48)Phoenix Suns 105 (32-30) – Orlando Magic 100 (19-43)Boston Celtics 85 (24-35) – Utah Jazz 84 (24-36)Charlotte Hornets 115 (26-33) – Brookl

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