The New York Giants have hired Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur to be their new head coach.
The Arizona Cardinals have hired Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks as their next head coach.
The Cleveland Browns have hired former Pittsburgh offensive coordinator Todd Haley.
The Milwaukee Bucks have fired head coach Jason Kidd.
It’s reported that the Chicago Cubs are in talks with free-agent pitcher Yu Darvish. However, the Rangers, Brewers, Twins and Yankees have also expressed interest in signing Darvish.
Villanova, Virginia and Purdue remain atop the Associated Press college basketeball poll. Duke moved up a spot to No. 4, while Kansas jumped five spots to No. 5. However, perhaps the biggest news is that Kentucky fell out of the Top 25 for the first time since March 2014.
Danica Patrick has lined up a ride for her final Daytona 500 next month. It’ll be a case of déjà vu as Danica will drive the number-7 Chevrolet with Go Daddy as her sponsor and Tony Eury Jr. as her crew chief. That was the same combination Danica broke into NASCAR with after her move from Indy Car.
Monday night, the Orange announced the transfer of Abdul Adams from Oklahoma. He’ll sit out next year, and should solidify the football backfield in 2019 and 2020.
The Empire State Building was lit Monday night with the colors of the two Super Bowl teams from Pennsylvania and Massachussetts. New York football fans noticed and took to social media to trash the colors of the Patriots and Eagles.
Coyotes got by the Islanders 3-2
Sabres beat Flames 2-1
Tonight – Sabres at Oilers 9p, Rangers at Ducks 10p
CRMC Presents Boston College at SU 7p Wednesday Live on X101
Wrestling great Bret Hart will be the guest star when the Syracuse Crunch hosts Hershey on March 9 in the War Memorial.
ABC is developing a TV series based on “THE MIGHTY DUCKS.’ In the 1992 movie, Emilio Estevez was sentenced to perform community service by coaching a hapless youth hockey team. It’s still in the early stages, but the movie’s screenwriters are involved in the project.