Penguins move to brink of title with 3-1 win vs. Sharks (Yahoo Sports)

The Pittsburgh Penguins were confident that three straight games without a point for Evgeni Malkin and a rare off night by Matt Murray were an aberration more than a concern. Bounce-back performances from those two key players moved the Penguins to the brink of winning the Stanley Cup. Malkin scored one goal and assisted on another, Murray made 23 saves and the Penguins took a … [Read more...]

Ousted Baylor president Starr resigns from chancellor role (Yahoo Sports)

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Ken Starr resigned as Baylor University's chancellor on Wednesday, a week after the former prosecutor who led the investigation of the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky scandal was removed as the school's president over its handling of sexual assault complaints against football players. Starr, who will continue to teach at the law school, told ESPN's ''Outside the Lines'' in an … [Read more...]

Baylor demotes Starr, fires coach amid sex assaults scandal (Yahoo Sports)

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Ken Starr, who zealously pursued charges against a sitting U.S. president in a White House sex scandal, was stripped of his job as president of Baylor University on Thursday after a scathing review found that under his leadership, the school did little to respond to accusations of sexual assault involving members of its vaunted football program. The report didn't identify … [Read more...]

AP Source: David Fizdale accepts offer as Grizzlies coach (Yahoo Sports)

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The Memphis Grizzlies have their new coach: David Fizdale. The Miami Heat assistant has accepted the Grizzlies' offer to be their next coach, a person familiar with the negotiations said. Fizdale as accepted the offer after he met with Memphis controlling owner Robert Pera on Wednesday in California, the person said, speaking to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity … [Read more...]