• Tennessee Titans defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau answers questions following NFL football practice Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. LeBeau now is the man fully in charge of Tennessee's defense after Ray Horton left for Cleveland. The Titans have brought in plenty of players to help him boost a unit that still needs to allow fewer points. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    LeBeau speaking up again now he’s running Titans defense

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are back to just one man running their defense, and Dick LeBeau is ready to speak up once again.

  • In this March 6, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Hector Olivera bats during a spring training baseball game against the New York Mets in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Olivera was suspended through Aug. 1 for his arrest on domestic violence charges. The suspension, announced Thursday, May 26, by commissioner Rob Manfred, is without pay and covers 82 games, retroactive to April 30. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

    Braves outfielder Hector Olivera suspended through Aug. 1

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves’ dismal season took another turn for the worse Thursday when outfielder Hector Olivera agreed to accept a suspension through Aug. 1 for his arrest on domestic violence charges.

  • In this Sept. 12, 2015, file photo, Baylor coach Art Briles yells from the sideline during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Lamar in Waco, Texas. Baylor University's board of regents says it will fire Briles and re-assign university President Kenneth Starr in response to questions about its handling of sexual assault complaints against players.  The university said in a statement Thursday, May 26, 2016, that it had suspended Briles "with intent to terminate."  Starr will leave the position of president on May 31, but the school says he will serve as chancellor. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

    News Guide: Review finds Baylor disregarded sexual assault

    DALLAS (AP) — After months of silence, Baylor University responded to mounting criticism of its handling of accusations of sexual assaults and other attacks by football players by demoting its president, Ken Starr, and firing its football coach, Art Briles.

  • St. Louis Blues goalie Brian Elliott, left, greets San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones (31) after the Sharks beat the Blues in Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, May 25, 2016. The Sharks won 5-2. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    2 long series wins might have exhausted Blues

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — A pair of seven-game series wins might have taken a toll on the St. Louis Blues.

  • Timeline: Baylor contends with series of sex-assault reports

    WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University, the largest Baptist school in the U.S., has been contending for the past year with cascading reports of sexual assaults committed by football players and, more broadly, complaints by students, alumni and others that officials at the university in Texas failed to adequately investigate rape claims for years.

  • In this Nov. 2, 2014, file photo, Miami Heat assistant coach David Fizdale gestures during the team's NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors in Miami. A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Memphis Grizzlies have offered their head coaching job to Fizdale. The person says Fizdale met with Grizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera on Wednesday, May 25, in California and that the job had been offered. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Grizzlies are not commenting on specific candidates in their coaching search. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach, File)

    AP Source: David Fizdale accepts offer as Grizzlies coach

    The Memphis Grizzlies have their new coach: David Fizdale.

  • Buffalo Sabres sign Karabacek, 2014 2nd-round draft pick

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres have signed prospect forward Vaclav Karabacek to a three-year entry-level contract.

  • Brees ‘not stressing’ about a lack of an extension

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints star quarterback Drew Brees says he’s “not stressing” about a recent lack of progress on a possible contract extension with New Orleans and said he’ll approach this season the same way whether he gets a new deal or not.

  • Panthers send Gudbranson to Canucks for McCann

    SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Panthers traded defenseman Erik Gudbranson to the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night for forward Jared McCann.

  • Titans claim tight end Cunningham off waivers from Jets

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have claimed tight end Jerome Cunningham off waivers from the New York Jets.