Adam Silver Begins Tenure as NBA Commissioner

11-17-13 NBA Basketball A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1391280294990Brian A. Westerholt/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Adam Silver has been sworn in as the fifth commissioner in NBA history.  The NBA posted a picture on their Twitter account on Saturday with Silver holding a basketball and former commissioner David Stern shaking his hand. Stern passes the torch to Silver after his 30-year run.


Scoreboard Roundup - 1/30/14

1-22-14 SBR A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1391140040576Getty Images/Hemera (NEW YORK) -- NBA: Phoenix Suns 102 (28-18) – Indiana Pacers 94 (35-10)

New York Knicks 117 (19-27) – Cleveland Cavaliers 86 (16-30)

Golden State Warriors 111 (28-19) - Los Angeles Clippers 92 (33-16)


NASCAR Announces Major Changes To Championship Format

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_234e3860c2.jpgBananaStock (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- NASCAR announced major changes to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship on Thursday. Under the new system, the field will be expanded to 16 drivers, which will ultimately be whittled down to four through three rounds of eliminations. The final four drivers will go into the last race of the year with a chance to capture the Sprint Cup title.


Michael Young Retires After 14 MLB Seasons

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_ca7b07e3df.jpgBaseball/Red Stitches and Morning/iStockphoto (ARLINGTON, Texas) -- Free agent infielder Michael Young is hanging up the cleats. The 37-year-old Young played 14 years (2000-2013) in the Major Leagues, suiting up for the Texas Rangers, Philadelphia Phillies and Los Angeles Dodgers.


Justin Tuck Considering a Return to New York

5-21-13 NFL Logo A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1391107685964Doug Pensinger/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Free agent defensive end Justin Tuck would like to return to the New York Giants next season, but only if things work out for him and his family. "It'll be in the running obviously," Tuck told ABC Sports Radio on Thursday. "We'll test the market and see where we are."