Jrue Holiday hasn't played for the New Orleans Pelicans since Jan. 12, but his return to the court reportedly could happen soon.Darrell J. Williams of the New Orleans/Baton Rouge Advocate tweeted Tuesday: "Pelicans' Jrue Holiday did not participate in full practice.
The Golden State Warriors held Draymond Green (leg) out of Saturday's game at Milwaukee, and Green has already been ruled out for Tuesday's game at the rival Los Angeles Clippers.
Since the Buffalo Bills exercised their fifth-year option on Marcell Dareus, he will make a little more than $8 million for the 2015 season. That figures to be chump change compared to what he likely will make on an annual basis under his next contract.
The Charlotte Hornets are fighting for the last playoff spot in the East and Monday they played the Boston Celtics, another playoff contender. This obviously was a very important game and Lance Stephenson stayed on the bench as he received a DNP-CD from Steve Clifford.
March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb, or so the adage says. It’d only fitting that we mention 24-year-old Jake Lamb, who is pushing Yasmany Tomas for playing time at third base for the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The Baltimore Ravens TE corps is wrought with uncertainty right now, as Owen Daniels scampered off to join the Denver Broncos as a free agent this offseason and Dennis Pitta's NFL future remains unclear after dislocating his hip in each of the past two seasons.
As things stand prior to the NFL draft, Joique Bell is slated to be the Detroit Lions' primary running back and Theo Riddick figures to replace Reggie Bush as their primary pass-catching back.
Center Brook Lopez will be under contract through 2015-16 with the Brooklyn Nets should he exercise his player option for next season, which is worth $16.
The Toronto Blue Jays have parted ways with outfielder Dayan Viciedo, who has opted out of his contract and is headed to free agency, general manager Alex Anthopoulos said via Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.
Starting center DeMarcus Cousins sat out Monday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies due to several injuries that are bothering him and he may get more rest for most, if not all of the remaining games of the 2014-15 regular season, according to Michael Wallace of ESPN.
Wil Myers already is trying something relatively new this season by working in center field, a position he has played just nine times in 175 major league games.
The Dallas Mavericks currently have eight players who will be free agents come July 1 and that can increase to 11 if Al-Farouq Aminu, Monta Ellis and Raymond Felton decline their 2015-16 player options.
A spot on the Detroit Tigers' Opening Day roster was no guarantee for Bruce Rondon, and the reliever’s future remains unclear due to a sore neck that has kept him from appearing in a game since Friday.
The Denver Nuggets claimed guard Ian Clark off waivers on Saturday after the Utah Jazz released him last Thursday. Clark looks at joining the Nuggets as a "fresh start" after practicing with the team on Monday, however he likely won't play that much during the last two weeks of the 2014-15 regular season as interim head coach Melvin Hunt is keen to play the other young players.
Right-hander Eddie Butler was a strong candidate to open the season in the Colorado Rockies' rotation, but that is doubt after he left Monday's game against the A's after just one inning with what the club called "right shoulder fatigue.