ABC 33/40 aired the following tribute to Christopher Sign today on its 4pm newscast.
Alonzo Gee has a new basketball outlet. He was drafted with the 8th overall pick by the Bivouac of the Big3 league tonight. The Big3, a 3-on-3 basketball league, will begin play in July.
Ha Ha Clinton-Dix is participating in the Carolina Panthers’ current mini-camp on a tryout basis. Clinton-Dix had a similar tryout with the Houston Texans’ during its rookie camp a few weeks back, but wasn’t signed.
Detroit Tigers manager A.J Hinch reported today that Spencer Turnbull was headed to the Tigers’ spring training facility in Lakeland to continue his rehab. Turnbull is on the Injured List with a forearm strain.
Mandy Burford Johnson announced her resignation as the head softball coach at Samford University. Johnson leaves Samford as the program’s all-time winningest coach, with 237 wins during her time with the program.
Today was media day for several teams around the NFL today. Here are some photos posted on social media by the teams.
TENNIS WTA Bett1 Open, Doubles Rd of 16: 3-seed Alexa Guarachi / D Krawczyk defeated Middendorf / Noha-Akugue 6-3, 6-2. BASKETBALL FIBA Americup, Group A Brazil 77, US Virgin Islands 56. Alana Gonçalo Da Silva – 18 minutes, 0 points (0-3 3pg), 1 rebound, 4 assists, 1 steal, 2 turnovers, 1 foul. BASEBALL Los Angeles Dodgers 3, Philadelphia 1. Jimmy Nelson (H, 3) - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 BB, 2 K. SWIM & DIVE USA Swim Olympic Trials Women’s 100 Back Prelims: Rhyan White – 58.88, T2 (advances to semifinals) Cora Dupre – 1:01.48, 25th Morgan Scott – 1:01.66, T28 Morgan Liberto – 1:02.00, 38th USA Swim Olympic Trials Women’s 100 Breast Prelims: Cat Wright – 1:09.90. T30 USA Swim Olympic Trials Men’s 100m Back Prelims: Chris O’Connor – 54.85, 21st Matt Menke – 54.87, 22nd Eric Stelmar – 55.71, 36th Jake Marcum – 56.21, T48 USA Swim Olympic Trials Women’s 400m Free Semis: Kensey McMahon – 4:11.03, 10th USA Swim Olympic Trials Women’s 100 Back Semifinals: Rhyan White - 58.99, T4 (advances to finals)