CHICAGO (AP) — Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls undergoes right knee surgery today. The guard played in only 10 games last season before having surgery for a similar injury in November 2013. He was averaging 18 points and five assists when he was diagnosed with the latest injury on Tuesday.
CLEVELAND (AP) — All-Star guard Kyrie (KY’-ree) Irving of the Cavaliers may miss tonight’s game against the Pacers in Indianapolis. He is slated to undergo an MRI today on his left shoulder after injuring it during last night’s win over the Golden State Warriors.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Gonzaga (gahn-ZAG’-uh) now has a 28-game winning streak. The Bulldogs beat San Diego last night 59-38 to improve to 29-1 on the season. Gonzaga, the third-ranked school in the AP poll, got the win despite scoring just 22 points in the first half.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The second round of the PGA’s Honda Classic is today and world No. 1 Rory McIlroy is looking up in the standings. He shot an opening-round 3-over 73 to stand eight shots off the lead. The man in front at the end of play yesterday was Jim Herman, who opened with a 5-under 65.
CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — Stacy Lewis of the U.S. has the lead after two rounds of the LPGA event in Thailand. She shot an 8-under-par 64 and leads the field by three shots. Lewis, the third-ranked player in the world, had a run of four straight birdies between holes four and seven in the round.