Monday, May 21, 2012

Jon Jones, Serena Williams, Ohio State, Curt Schilling & Roger Clemens News: 5/20, Vol. 146, 3rd Edt'n

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UFC Champ Jon Jones totals
Bentley & arrested on a drunken
drivng charge
For your Quick News and Notes, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was arrested early Saturday morning on suspicion of drunken driving, Bantamweight contender Urijah Faber will face Renan Barao for the 135-pound interim title July 7 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, former welterweight titleholder Andre Berto has tested positive for a banned substance and his June 23 rematch with fellow former titlist Victor Ortiz has been canceled, according to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer, Serena Williams withdrew from the Italian Open with a lower back injury shortly before she was scheduled to meet French Open champion Li Na in the semifinals on Saturday, the Colorado Rapids have re-signed forward Omar Cummings to a multiyear contract, Juan Agudelo was traded from New York to Chivas USA for defender Heath Pearce and allocation money after the 19-year-old forward told the Red Bulls he was frustrated by a lack of playing time, MLS suspended FC Dallas midfielder Brek Shea three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for deliberately kicking the ball at an assistant referee during a match Saturday, NASCAR has created a partnership with Twitter that makes it the first sports organization to create an enhanced live event experience on the social media platform, the NCAA is examining transfer rules after a spate of high-profile cases that has critics saying too much power is in the hands of athletic directors and coaches, freshman forward Octavius Ellis was dismissed from Cincinnati's basketball team on Friday because of an incident at a downtown nightclub the previous weekend, tailback Asher Clark, Air Force's second-leading all-time rusher, has been kicked out of school less than a week before graduation as a result of an investigation into illegal drug use, the Gazette of Colorado Springs has reported, citing unnamed sources, Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer and athletic director Gene Smith on Friday acknowledged having committed secondary NCAA violations in recent months and the ancillary errors by Meyer and Smith are part of 46 secondary violations in 21 sports at Ohio State reported since last May 30, Mississippi sophomore Nickolas Brassell has decided to transfer after losing his academic eligibility, the Big 12 and the Southeastern conferences have announced a deal that will pit their football regular-season champions against each other in a New Year's Day bowl game for five years beginning in 2014, positioning themselves for the expected switch to a four-team playoff,  the Colorado Avalanche brought back one of the last remaining links to the team's Stanley Cup glory days, signing captain Milan Hejduk to a one-year deal and the contract is worth $2 million, New York Rangers tough guy Brandon Prust received a one-game suspension Sunday for his elbow on New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov in the Rangers' 3-0 win against the Devils in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals Saturday, a source confirmed to, Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Mark Ellis was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday following emergency surgery to remove pressure on his left leg that will keep him hospitalized until the middle of next week, the Chicago Cubs have reacquired catcher Koyie Hill in a deal with the Cincinnati Reds for cash considerations, Chicago Cubs' Kerry Wood retired on Friday after his final strikeout, right-hander Brad Penny has agreed to terms on a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants, New York Mets prospect Daniel Muno and Luis Rojas, a pitcher in the San Francisco Giants' organization, both have been suspended 50 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug, former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's video game company has made a $1.1 million payment to Rhode Island that it defaulted on earlier this month and finally, Brian McNamee says some of the medical evidence he saved in a beer can was not used on baseball pitcher Roger Clemens…$1.50 beer can!  Come on man!

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