UConn's Nurse living in the moment

Tuesday, 20 March 2018 13:35 Written by

Every morning, Kia Nurse reads two pages of a book, specifically a nonfiction book. She reads two pages of that same book before she goes to sleep every night. It's a habit she picked up from her brother, Darnell Nurse, who plays in the NHL for the Edmonton Oilers.

Texas' Bamba says he's entering NBA draft

Tuesday, 20 March 2018 13:17 Written by

Texas freshman Mohamed Bamba announced Tuesday that he will enter the 2018 NBA draft.

"After an incredibly rewarding year at the University of Texas, I will not be returning to school as I will be entering the NBA draft," Bamba said in a statement.

Barkley doesn't work out at Penn St. pro day

Tuesday, 20 March 2018 13:17 Written by

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Saquon Barkley didn't work out at Penn State's pro day after learning that no NFL running backs coaches would be in attendance, but the former Nittany Lions star will soon begin team visits.

The Associated PressFILE - In this Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner runs to third from second after a throwing error by Chicago White Sox second baseman Yoan Moncada during the third inning of a baseball spring exhibition game, in Glendale, Ariz.
The Associated PressFILE - In this Jan. 31, 2013, file photo, NFL football players Jason McCourty, left, and Devin McCourty pose at the VIP Reception hosted by the NFLPA in New Orleans.

Dodgers' Turner won't need wrist surgery

Tuesday, 20 March 2018 12:21 Written by

Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner will not need surgery on his injured left wrist, manager Dave Roberts told reporters Tuesday.

Turner suffered a non-displaced fracture in his wrist when he was hit by a pitch in the Dodgers' spring training game Monday night against the Oakland Athletics.