Kentucky's John Calipari and Kansas' Bill Self told ESPN on Monday that it'd be extremely difficult for either to leave their current high-profile college jobs for an NBA opening and added that neither have been contacted during this latest frenzy.
The Houston Astros have reached agreement on a five-year, $10 million guaranteed contract with first base prospect Jon Singleton and are promoting him to the big league club from Triple-A Oklahoma City, a baseball source confirmed to ESPN.com.
Tony Parker is dinged up again, and his status is unclear heading into the NBA Finals against the Miami Heat, although two sources told Yahoo! Sports that the San Antonio Spurs All-Star point guard "should be ready" to play in Game 1.
Fuming over the yearlong suspension of Daryl Washington for another violation of the NFL substance-abuse policy, the Arizona Cardinals seem prepared to challenge the player's right to some of the $10 million option bonus they recently activated.
Slumping Andrew McCutchen hit his first home run in over a month, doubled twice and scored two runs to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Sunday and take three of four from the defending NL West champions.