Wade likes the Heat ...Colts want to talk with Buffalo defensive coordinator about head coaching job... Eagles fly high
CLEVELAND (AP) — It appears Dwyane Wade is heading back to Miami where he played 13 seasons and won three NBA titles. Wade signed a one-year deal with the Cavs, but has said he wanted to retire with Miami. A person with direct knowledge of the trades says the Cavaliers overhauled their roster with three deals, including one that sends Dwyane Wade back to Miami.
UNDATED (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation confirms that the Indianapolis Colts have sought permission to interview Buffalo Bills defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier for their head-coaching vacancy. The Colts have been forced to resume their coaching search after Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels reneged on an agreement to accept the job by electing to stay to New England on Tuesday.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles have ended their raucous, emotional victory rally by giving props to their fans. Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles and injured quarterback Carson Wentz thanked the roaring crowds from the “Rocky” steps at the art museum. Jason Kelce gave a rousing lecture on the meaning of the word underdog for Philadelphia. Malcolm Jenkins also hit the underdog theme.
UNDATED (AP) — Right-hander Zack Wheeler has beaten the Mets in salary arbitration and will get a raise from $800,000 to $1.9 million instead of New York’s $1.5 million offer. Arbitrators made the decision today. A 27-year-old right-hander, Wheeler had Tommy John surgery in 2016, made one minor league appearance that August and returned to the Mets last spring. He went 3-7 with a 5.21 ERA in 17 starts.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe will miss between three and four weeks after having surgery to repair a thumb injury. He had surgery on Wednesday, a day after he was hurt in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Anaheim Ducks. McCabe has three goals and nine assists for 12 points in having played all 53 games this season. He’s also third among Buffalo defensemen in averaging 19 1/2 minutes of ice time per game.