ATLANTA - Pero Antic is returning to Europe after two seasons with the Atlanta Hawks, mostly spent as a backup power forward and center.
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - Two-time U.S. Open champion Retief Goosen made birdie on the first playoff hole to qualify for the British Open.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A Missouri state lawmaker asked a judge to block Gov. Jay Nixon from working on plans to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, calling the effort a misuse of taxpayer dollars for an "illegal purpose."
The Chicago Blackhawks parted with Brandon Saad in a seven-player deal with the Columbus Blue Jackets.
ZURICH - FIFA says President Sepp Blatter will not go to Canada for Sunday's Women's World Cup final, amid criminal investigations into soccer's governing body.
After all the speculation and intrigue surrounding Kevin Love's foray into the free agent market, the star power forward ended up right where he said he would all along - in Cleveland.
Brothers have raced against each other since the very first NASCAR race in 1949. But last Sunday's finish at Sonoma Raceway with Kyle Busch and Kurt Busch was the first time brothers finished one-two.
CONCEPCION, Chile - Lionel Messi is a step closer to finally breaking through with Argentina.
LONDON - On a terrific day for U.S. women's tennis, Venus and Serena Willaims were among the winners. Two more wins, and the siblings will meet in the fourth round.
The Toronto Maple Leafs sent Phil Kessel to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday in a blockbuster deal that gives the Penguins a needed boost in its top six.