Dustin Johnson, who reportedly had been suspended by the PGA Tour for a positive drug test last summer but who the tour says is on a leave of absence, denied he has a cocaine problem, according to an interview with SI.com.
An interception by Indianapolis Colts linebacker D'Qwell Jackson during Sunday's AFC Championship Game is what led to an NFL investigation into whether the New England Patriots intentionally deflated footballs, Newsday reports.
Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka continued her comeback from a foot injury with a convincing 6-3, 6-2 win over Sloane Stephens on Tuesday and next will have to play US Open finalist Caroline Wozniacki, who beat 18-year-old Taylor Townsend 7-6 (1), 6-2.
Georgetown took over first place in the Big East on Monday night with an old-fashioned, push-and-shove win worthy of the conference's legacy of physical play, forcing 17 turnovers and holding Villanova to 34 percent shooting in a 78-58 victory.
Middleweight titleholder Jermain Taylor's defense against Sergio Mora, scheduled to headline the Feb. 6 edition of ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, is off and unlikely to be rescheduled.
The Texas Rangers made their first major offseason move when they traded three minor leaguers to the Milwaukee Brewers for right-handed starter Yovani Gallardo on Monday, according to multiple sources.
Patriots defensive lineman Vince Wilfork was driving home from Sunday night's rousing victory against the Colts in the AFC Championship Game when he noticed a Jeep Wrangler rolled onto its side on Rte. 1 not far from Gillette Stadium.