Wolverines face Detroit Mercy on Saturday
BERLIN (AP) Germany's players will each receive a 350,000 euro ($410,000) bonus if the team defends its World Cup title next year in Russia.
Detroit has eight turnovers in game's first nine minutes
LONDON (AP) Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury will have to wait until next year to discover whether his suspension from boxing will be lifted.
MOSCOW (AP) Russian figure skater Anna Pogorilaya says she will miss the Olympics with a back injury.
PARIS (AP) Chris Froome failed a doping test during the Spanish Vuelta in September and is facing a suspension from cycling ahead of his attempt to win a record-equaling fifth Tour de France title next year.
Power Five schools that handed out eight-figure contracts to football coaches this fall could face millions in new taxes on those coaches' salaries if the tax overhaul becomes law. Here's a look at how much the new coaches are making and the potential tax burden on the universities:
WASHINGTON (AP) A potential new tax on seven-figure salaries for employees of non-profits hasn't deterred schools from doling out huge contracts to new coaches.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Jim Rutherford knows what it's like to be a young goaltender trying to find his way in the NHL. Rutherford went through it with the Detroit Red Wings in the early 1970s, thrust into action at 21 years old with a franchise in the middle of a bumpy transition.