Derrick Rose To Have Surgery On Orbital Fracture

The 2011 NBA MVP sustained a left orbital fracture on the first day of practice, the team said Tuesday in a release. He is scheduled for surgery on Wednesday, and a timetable for his return will be determined after the operation.

Indiana Fever Advances To WNBA Finals

Tamika Catchings scored 14 points to lead Indiana to a 66-51 victory over the New York Liberty on Tuesday night in the decisive Game 3, advancing the Fever to the WNBA Finals.

Reports: Cutler To Miss At Least Two Weeks

Amid reports that Cutler will miss at least two weeks, coach John Fox said Monday his quarterback has a strained hamstring and that tests showed no major damage.

Norwell Grad Harnish Moving On From NFL

Norwell High School graduate Chandler Harnish is moving on from football, as first reported by Reggie Hayes of WANE’s news-gathering partner The News-Sentinel.

Kiermaier’s Catch Headlines Rays Win Over Orioles

The biggest play of the night came in the bottom of the first inning when Bishop Luers graduate Kevin Kiermaier vaulted half of his body over the wall to rob Baltimore’s Manny Machado of a sure home run.

Pacers To Play Preseason Game In Fort Wayne

The Pacers will return to Fort Wayne for the first time since 2008 when they meet the Charlotte Hornets, Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7:00 p.m. at War Memorial Coliseum.