has a "nasal fracture" after he was smacked in the nose by
The team said on its website that a CT scan revealed the extent of the injury, and the star guard will be re-evaluated by an ear, nose and throat specialist when he returns to Los Angeles.
On a night when the NBA All-Star game and Academy Awards went 1-on-1 on television, the basketball showcase produced its second-highest overnight rating since 2005.
said the game in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday produced a 5.4 overnight. This is the highest metered-market overnight since the game seven years ago drew 5.9.
]Building a new arena for the
has never been closer to reality.
]The city, the Sacramento Kings and the NBA announced a tentative deal to finance a new arena that would keep the team in California's capital for the long haul. The City Council will vote on the plan March 6.
manager Bobby Valentine denied that his clubhouse alcohol ban was a public relations move, and pitcher
blamed "snitches" for leaking the story about players drinking beer and eating fried chicken during games while the team's eptember collapse.
Sizemore will miss the entire 2012 season after tearing a ligament in his left knee last weekend during Oakland's first full-squad workout.
's lawyer asked the judge in his child sex-abuse case to delay the start of his criminal trial until mid-July, saying he needed more time to prepare.
coach Frank Haith says he is cooperating with the NCAA in the latest round of trouble at the University of Miami, his home for seven years before taking over the Tigers this season.
]FOR THE RECORD
]KANSAS CITY ROYALS...Agreed to terms with RHP
on a one-year contract and C Salvador
on a five year contract.
]NEW YORK YANKEES...Agreed to terms with 3B
on a one-year contract. Placed RHP
on the 60-day DL.
]TEXAS RANGERS...Agreed to terms with OF
, RHP Jacob Brigham, LHP
and LHP Martin Perez on one-year contracts.
]CINCINNATI REDS...Agreed to terms with LHP
on a four-year contract.
]HOUSTON ASTROS...Agreed to terms with INF
on a one-year contract.
]National Basketball Association
]NEW JERSEY NETS...Signed F Gerald Green to a 10-day contract.
]PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS...Signed C
. Waived G
]National Football League
]CLEVELAND BROWNS...Signed LB D'Qwell Jackson to a multiyear contract extension.
]WASHINGTON REDSKINS...Re-signed C Will Montgomery and DE Darrion Scott.
]ANAHEIM DUCKS...Acquired D Sebastian Erixon from Vancouver for RW Andrew Gordon. Traded D
to Toronto for RW
]BOSTON BRUINS...Acquired F
and D Mike Mottau from the
and D Marc Cantin. Acquired D
from Minnesota for D
. Assigned F Carter Camper, D Andrew Bodnarchuk and F
]BUFFALO SABRES...Acquired C
from Vancouver for F
]CALGARY FLAMES...Signed RW
to a two-year contract.
]CAROLINA HURRICANES...Recalled F
from Charlotte (AHL).
]CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS...Traded D-F John Scott to the
for a 2012 fifth-round draft pick. Recalled F
from Rockford (AHL).
]DETROIT RED WINGS...Traded D Mike Commodore to Tampa Bay for a conditional 2013 seventh-round draft pick. Recalled D
from Grand Rapids (AHL).
]EDMONTON OILERS...Acquired D
from Minnesota for D
]MONTREAL CANADIENS...Traded F
to Nashville for a 2013 second-round draft pick and a conditional 2013 fifth-round draft pick. Claimed F
off waivers from Minnesota. Recalled F
from Hamilton (AHL). Reassigned C
]NASHVILLE PREDATORS...Acquired C
and a 2013 fourth-round draft pick from Buffalo for a 2012 first- and a 2013 fourth-round draft pick.
]NEW YORK ISLANDERS...Activated D
from injured reserve and loaned him to Bridgeport (AHL).
]OTTAWA SEANTORS...Acquired D
from Tampa Bay for D
. Assigned G
to Binghamton (AHL).
]SAN JOSE SHARKS...Acquired F
and a 2013 seventh-round draft pick from Colorado for F
, F Mike Connelly and F
]TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING...Acquired D
from Toronto for F Carter Ashton. Recalled F
from Norfolk (AHL). Reassigned F Mike Angelidis, F Trevor Smith and D Evan Oberg to Norfolk.
]TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING...Recalled F Brandon Segal from Norfolk (AHL). Assigned F Mike Andelidis, F Trevor Smith and D Evan Oberg to Norfolk.
]VANCOUVER CANUCKS...Acquired F Sammy Pahlsson from Columbus for D Taylor Ellington and two 2012 fourth-round draft picks.
]WASHINGTON CAPITALS...Placed C Nicklas Backstrom on the long-term injured list, retroactive to Jan. 4.
]WINNIPEG JETS...Claimed D
off waivers from Columbus. Traded D