NFL players have a very short shelf life to make significant amounts of money so it's tough to fault anyone who has outperformed a contract when they go knocking on the door to ask for more.
Pete Mackanin will remain interim manager of the Philadelphia Phillies for the remainder of the season, the team announced Tuesday.
The Detroit Red Wings signed veteran forward Brad Richards a one-year contract on Wednesday.
The Oklahoma City Thunder have reportedly retained restricted free agent forward Kyle Singler with a five-year contract extension.
Grant Sturgeon fired a 1-under 69 in Tuesday's third round and he joined second-round leader Ben Polland atop the leaderboard at the PGA Professional National Championship.
Na Yeon Choi came from behind on the back nine Sunday to win the NW Arkansas Championship and jumped to No. 13 in the world rankings.
Duquesne men's basketball coach Jim Ferry received a contract extension on Tuesday.
Portland Timbers forward Fanendo Adi was named MLS Player of the Week on Tuesday for the 17th week of the 2015 Major League Soccer season.