OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Chris Paul had 33 points and nine assists, J.J. Redick added 25 points and the Los Angeles Clippers beat Oklahoma City 120-108. That ends the Thunder’s seven-game home winning streak.
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Lafayette is going to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2000. The Leopards won the Patriot League with a 65-63 victory over American University behind a 25-point night from point guard Nick Lindner.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andre Johnson says he just wanted a chance to win a championship. So, two days after the Texans released their longtime star, the 33-year-old receiver signed a three-year deal with the Indianapolis Colts in one of the most prized signings in the NFL free agency period.
MIAMI (AP) — Ndamukong Suh (ehn-DAHM’-uh-kehn soo) signed on the dotted line yesterday. Miami signed the All-Pro defensive tackle and top prize in this year’s free agent season to a $114 million, six-year contract. Suh becomes the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history, surpassing J.J. Watt’s $100 million, six-year contract with Houston.
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — On the PGA Tour, the Valspar Championship starts today at Innisbrook, long regarded as one of the best tournament courses in the Sunshine State. It has drawn a strong field, with Henrik Stenson is playing for the first time as well as Adam Scott, Justin Rose, Jordan Spieth (SPEETH) and Jim Furyk (FYOOR’-ihk). That gives the Valspar Championship five players from the top 10 in the world ranking.