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8:00 PM: Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski reports Memphis Grizzlies guard Nick Calathes has been suspended 20 games by the NBA for violating the league's anti-drug policy. Calathes reportedly tested positive for Tamoxifen, which is taken to suppress estrogen & prevent breast cancer.

7:45 PM: New York Yankees radio announcer Suzyn Waldman admitted that she "almost jumped out of my skin" when she was surprised by a gong sound at Tropicana Field during Thursday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays.

7:30 PM: The New York Mets have traded first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named later.

7:15 PM: Minnesota Golden Gophers graduate football assistant Trevor Olson tweets a photo of himself catching a foul ball during Thursday's Twins-Blue Jays game at Target Field.

7:00 PM: The Utah Jazz won a tiebraker drawing over the Boston Celtics on Friday and will get one more ping pong ball for the NBA Draft Lottery on May 20.

6:45 PM: Former South Carolina cornerback & NFL Draft hopeful Victor Hampton, who was arrested earlier this month during a verbal fight with his sister, tweeted on Friday: "The devil is so mad he Cnt (sic) figure out a way to bring my sprits and life down"

6:30 PM: For their recruiting visits this year, North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora & his staff will be bringing along a book with autoplay videos showcasing Tar Heel football.

6:15 PM: Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville has been fined $25,000 by the NHL for his crotch-grab gesture toward officials during Thursday's game against the St. Louis Blues.

6:00 PM: Dwyer (Florida) High School receiver Tavares Martin was arrested on burglary & theft charges for trying to steal items from an unoccupied Palm Beach Gardens, Florida home last Saturday.

5:45 PM: In addition to a puck to the face during Wednesday's game, Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf also received a new daughter when his wife gave birth Friday morning. Getzlaf still plans to play in Friday night's Game 2 against the Dallas Stars.

5:30 PM: Kelly Hines of the Tulsa World reports Missouri basketball player Corey Haith will follow his dad Frank to Tulsa & hopes to be immediately eligible to play.

5:15 PM: A Ragland, Alabama man was sentenced to three years in prison for buying beer for a 17-year-old, who was the driver in a 2012 crash that killed a 16-year-old cheerleader.

5:00 PM: New Tulsa basketball coach Frank Haith said that he told Missouri A.D. Mike Alden he was leaving by text message because Alden didn't return Haith's phone call.

4:45 PM: The Washington Huskies have unveiled five new football uniform combinations for the 2014 season.

4:30 PM: Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh & San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaurgh are reportedly planning to hold a joint practice & scrimmage before their August 7 preseason game.

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