A person with knowledge of the arrangements says free agent left-hander Jon Lester, a former Augusta GreenJacket, has plans to meet with the San Francisco Giants next week.
It’s back to normal for the vagabond Buffalo Bills. The 6 feet of snow from the lake-effect storm that paralyzed much of the Buffalo region last week has mostly melted away. So has the Bills two-game skid.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Devin Booker scored 19 points for his second career best in as many games, Karl-Anthony Towns added 13 with 11 rebounds, and No. 1 Kentucky had no trouble with Texas-Arlington in Tuesday night's 92-44 blowout.
WASHINGTON - Hawks reserves Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack led a fourth-quarter surge on a night when starters were struggling, and Atlanta held to beat the Washington Wizards 106-102 Tuesday.
ATHENS, Ga. - Merritt Hempe scored 17 points and Shacobia Barbee added 16 as No. 22 Georgia reeled off several impressive scoring runs to defeat Georgia Southern 93-52 on Tuesday night.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Evander Kane scored two power-play goals, as the Winnipeg Jets held on to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Tuesday night.
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has suspended 11 players from Norfolk State and 10 from South Carolina State for a sidelines-clearing brawl late in the schools' game last Saturday.