Glow already gone for Jeter as Marlins CEO

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins part owner Derek Jeter speaks during a press conference in Miami. Jeter is trying to revive a moribund Marlins franchise, and so far the former New York Yankees captain appears out of his league as a CEO. (Taimy Alvarez/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)

MIAMI — Reacting to the Giancarlo Stanton trade, a Miami Marlins supporter who is a priest suggested in church that fans boycott the team’s games in protest.

Thunder’s George expects boos in return to Indiana

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George (13) shoots between Charlotte Hornets forwards Marvin Williams (2) and Frank Kaminsky, right, in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

OKLAHOMA CITY — Paul George knows the crowd at Bankers Life Fieldhouse well enough to expect a rude reception when he returns for the first time.

Brady intercepted twice as Dolphins beat Pats 27-20

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) looks to pass, during the first half of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins wore their perfect season uniforms, and for at least one game in 2017, they looked the part.

Capela, Harden lead Rockets over Pelicans 130-123

Houston Rockets' Clint Capela (15) reaches for a rebound with New Orleans Pelicans' Rajon Rondo, left, and E'Twaun Moore, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — In a season where the Houston Rockets have become one of the league’s best teams, scoring a career-high in points like Clint Capela did on Monday night doesn’t get congratulations. It draws comments on how he needs to play like he did over the New Orleans Pelicans more often.

Bernier makes 39 stops as Avalanche top Penguins 2-1

Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin (71) and Colorado Avalanche's Carl Soderberg (34) battle for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Colorado defenseman Mark Barberio was a healthy scratch last week against Buffalo. He made a huge play Monday night against the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions.

Column: Defining shots based on every club in the bag

FILE - In this June 17, 2017, file photo, Justin Thomas hits to the 18th green during the third round of the U.S. Open golf tournament, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. His 3-wood set up an eagle and a 63, the best shot with that club this year on the PGA Tour. (AP Photo/A Charlie Riedel, File)

Some of the defining shots on the PGA Tour this year were hit from the tee and fairway, from the bunkers and behind trees, and even from the driving range.

Punt returner Jordan Taylor sparks the Broncos

File-This Aug. 26, 2017, file photo shows Denver Broncos wide receiver Jordan Taylor (87) eluding the tackle of Green Bay Packers cornerback Kevin King (20) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, in Denver. Named the Denver Broncos' punt returner before the preseason even began, rookie Isaiah McKenzie could hold onto neither the football nor the job. Taylor to the rescue. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Named the Denver Broncos’ punt returner before the preseason even began, rookie Isaiah McKenzie could hold on to neither the football nor the job.

NFL, NFLPA looking into Savage’s return despite concussion

Referee John Hussey checks on Houston Texans quarterback Tom Savage following a hard hit during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 at NRG Stadium in Houston. The 49ers defeated the Texans 26-16. (AP Photo/The Galveston County Daily News, Kevin M. Cox)

The NFL is checking whether concussion protocol was properly followed Sunday when Houston Texans quarterback Tom Savage was allowed to briefly return to action after a hard hit in the end zone that left him dazed and with his hands quivering.

Tours to eliminate 2-shot scorecard error for reviews

Lexi Thompson reacts to her chip shot on the 18th hole during the final round of the QBE Shootout golf tournament at Tiburón Gulf Club in Naples, Fla., Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. (Logan Newell/Naples Daily News via AP)

Players no longer will be penalized two shots for an incorrect scorecard if they were not aware of a rules violation when they signed their card.

NL MVP Stanton now slugging for the Yankees

FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton stands on the field during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in Miami. A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees and Miami Marlins are working on a trade that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York and infielder Starlin Castro to Miami. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, because no agreement has been completed. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Now slugging for the Bronx Bombers, Giancarlo Stanton.

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