Redskins QB Robert Griffin III, who entered a team luncheon with new starter Kirk Cousins, was later given a 15-second standing ovation when he had the stage to himself.
Rockets center Dwight Howard was detained at George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Friday for having a handgun in his carry-on bag.
Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals was taken out of Wednesday night's game against the St. Louis Cardinals before the bottom of the fourth inning with tight glutes.
The Chicago Blackhawks have not asked forward Patrick Kane whether he would be willing to waive his no-move clause in order for him to be traded, a source close to Kane said Wednesday.
Tristan Cockcroft provides his latest list of the top 250 fantasy MLB players this season as well as offering a cheat sheet for the month of September.