Kurt Busch’s attorney, Rusty Hardin, has denied claims that his client assaulted an ex-girlfriend in September.  Police reports say Busch allegedly slammed his ex-girlfriend’s head against a wall in his trailer in late September. Hardin says Busch is cooperating with police, and a hearing on the matter is scheduled for December 2nd.

The Arizona Cardinals gave QB Carson Palmer a 3 year extension.  Reports say the deal is worth $50 million, but only guaranteed for 2015.

San Antonio officials were in Oakland today meeting with Raiders owner Mark Davis about possibly moving the team to Texas.

TCU leading rusher RB BJ Catalon won’t play against Kansas State on Saturday.

Bulls guard Derrick Rose is not playing in tonight’s game against the 76ers because of injured ankles.  Center Joakim Noah is back after missing the team’s last 2 games with flu-like symptoms.

Marlins 1st baseman Casey McGehee won the National League Comeback Player of the Year, while Mariners pitcher Chris Young won the honor in the American League.