Adrian Peterson's attorney Rusty Hardin told FSR's "The Dan Patrick Show" he believes the NFL handed out unfair punishment to his client after the uproar caused by their mishandling of the Ray Rice case.

35-year-old Center Jason Collins announced his retirement from the NBA after 13 seasons. His retirement comes 18 months after he became the first openly gay active male athlete to play in one of the four major professional sports.

Former NBA PG Delonte West was released by the Shanghai Sharks after playing in just 4 games. The Sharks are owned by former NBA star Yao Ming.

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis has been diagnosed with a blood clot in his lung & will be out of the lineup for at least six months.

San Diego State has given basketball coach Steve Fisher a three-year contract extension.

The Niagara University women's basketball team was rescued Wednesday at 4 a.m. after their bus was trapped in snow for 26 hours. The team became stranded around 2 a.m. Tuesday on their way back from a game against Pittsburgh.

#1 Kentucky crushed #5 Kansas 72-30. The 32 point win was also the 600th career victory for Wildcats head coach John Calapari.

#4 Duke downed #19 Michigan State 81-71. Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has won eight his nine career meetings vs. Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo.

The Lakers beat the Hawks 114-109. Kobe Bryant scored 28 points to go over the 32,000 mark. Kobe is 291 pts behind Michael Jordan for third on the all-time scoring list. 

Free agent DH Billy Butler has agreed to a 3-year, $30 million deal with the Oakland A's. 

USC cornerback Josh Shaw has been reinstated to the team after being suspended for fabricating a story about getting hurt while saving his nephew from drowning. 

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