CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls have signed first-round draft pick Bobby Portis and added Randy Brown and Charlie Henry as assistants to new coach Fred Hoiberg.
They also announced Tuesday they are retaining assistant Mike Wilhelm.
Portis, the No. 22 overall pick, was the SEC Player of the Year last season at Arkansas. A 6-foot-11 forward, he ranked second in the conference in scoring at 17.5 points per game and averaged 8.9 rebounds....
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies' two newest All-Stars are hoping they can bring a third along to Cincinnati next week.
Third baseman Nolan Arenado and second baseman DJ LeMahieu were named reserves to NL team on Monday and will find out Friday if star teammate Troy Tulowitzki will join them. Tulowitzki is on the Final Vote ballot, which is voted upon by fans until 4 p.m. Friday.
Arenado and LeMahieu were both Gold Glove winners in 2014 and have...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR will use track-specific rules packages at three more race tracks as the sanctioning body continues to try to improve the racing.
A unique rules package had already been announced for Saturday night's race at Kentucky. NASCAR executive Steve O'Donnell said Tuesday a similar low downforce package will be used at Darlington in September.
Teams will use a higher drag rules package at Indianapolis Motor Speedway later this...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The father of Memphis' Austin Nichols says the 6-foot-9 forward is seeking a transfer.
Mark Nichols said Tuesday that "it doesn't look like he'll be back at Memphis" but that the school has denied his request for a release "at this point." Mark Nichols says Austin plans to go through an appeals process seeking a release.
CBS Sports first reported that Mark Nichols indicated his son intends to transfer.