• Indiana Pacers forward Lavoy Allen (5) blocks a shot attempt by Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    C.J. Miles scores 27, Pacers beat Nets 114-100

    NEW YORK (AP) — Once the Indiana Pacers starting pushing the tempo in the second quarter, the Brooklyn Nets ended up in a hole that was just too deep.

  • Rangers recall forward Jayson Megna from Hartford

    NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have recalled forward Jayson Megna from Hartford of the American Hockey League.

  • New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, left and COO Jeff Wilpon, right, pose with outfielder Yoenis Cespedes after a baseball press conference at CitiField in New York, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Cespedes agreed to a $75 million, three-year deal with the team. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Cespedes says staying with Mets always was his preference

    NEW YORK (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes says he chose happiness over more dollars.

  • This Date In Baseball

    1918 — Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators pitched a four-hitter in 15 innings to beat the St. Louis Browns 1-0. The only hit he gave up in the first 11 innings was a triple by George Sisler.