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Baylor women sign another grad transfer in Alabama PG Lewis

Apr. 20, 2021 20:06 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — Big 12 women's basketball champion Baylor added another graduate transfer when Alabama starting point guard Jordan Lewis signed with the Lady Bears. The signing of Lewis, who started 130 games the past four seasons for the Crimson Tide, was announced...

Nets: Harden out indefinitely after hamstring setback

Apr. 20, 2021 19:10 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — James Harden has had a setback with his hamstring injury and will be sidelined “indefinitely,” the club announced on Tuesday evening. “Back to square one," Nets coach Steve Nash. “We'll rehabilitate him and get him back whenever we can. Who...

Texas Tech adds 2nd signee since Mark Adams replaced Beard

Apr. 20, 2021 19:02 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech has added a second signee for new head coach Mark Adams, with Dallas Baptist career scoring leader Chandler Jacobs planning to complete his accounting degree at the NCAA Division II school this semester and then join the Red Raiders as a graduate transfer. ...

Cowboys CB Robinson gets 2-game performance-enhancing ban

Apr. 20, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys cornerback Rashard Robinson was suspended for two games Tuesday for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancers. Robinson will be eligible for all preseason practices and games. The sixth-year player’s suspension will begin...

Predators sign Del Gaizo to 3-year, entry-level deal

Apr. 20, 2021 16:34 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have signed defenseman Marc Del Gaizo to a three-year, entry-level deal fresh off helping UMass Amherst win the national championship. General manager David Poile announced the deal, that starts with the 2021-22 season,...

Red Bulls acquire Frankie Amaya from Cincinnati

Apr. 20, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — The New York Red Bulls acquired midfielder Frankie Amaya from Cincinnati on Tuesday and signed him to a new contract. The Red Bulls said Amaya's three-year contract will go into effect for 2022. The MLS club will have an option for one additional...

Bears re-sign safety Tashaun Gipson to 1-year contract

Apr. 20, 2021 12:56 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears re-signed veteran safety Tashaun Gipson to a one-year contract on Tuesday. Gipson signed with the Bears last year after being released by Houston and started all 16 games, making 64 tackles and two...

Denver Nuggets sign veteran Austin Rivers to 10-day contract

Apr. 20, 2021 12:10 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets bolstered their injury-depleted backcourt by signing veteran guard Austin Rivers to a 10-day contract Tuesday. Rivers is expected to be available when the Nuggets visit Portland on Wednesday night. He brings size and...

Steelers sign coach Mike Tomlin to 3-year contract extension

Apr. 20, 2021 10:36 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin wants to be part of the post-Ben Roethlisberger era in Pittsburgh. The Steelers on Tuesday signed their longtime coach to a three-year contract extension that runs through the 2024 season. Tomlin is 145-78-1 in 14 years...

Tackle Fluker signs a 1-year contract with Miami Dolphins

Apr. 20, 2021 08:46 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Veteran tackle D.J. Fluker has signed a one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, fortifying an offensive line that had three rookie starters last year. Fluker has 96 career starts with four teams, including eight for the Baltimore Ravens last year. He has...