Sports transactions

FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2018, file photo, Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) pauses on the court during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz in Washington. Wall will have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Wednesday and could miss much of the rest of the regular season, the Wizards announced Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
January 30, 2018 - 7:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Wizards point guard John Wall will have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Wednesday and could miss much of the rest of the regular season. The Wizards announced Tuesday that Wall would have the operation in Cleveland and that a timeline for his return would be...
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January 30, 2018 - 7:03 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott continues shuffling his staff by hiring former Houston Texans defensive backs coach John Butler to replace Gill Byrd, who was fired after one season. Butler spent the past four seasons in the same role with the Texans before being fired...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2017, file photo, Washington Nationals relief pitcher Matt Albers pitches during a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Washington. Albers has finalized a $5 million, two-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. The 35-year old is coming off a standout season in Washington, where he was a career-best 7-2 with a 1.62 ERA in 63 games. (AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File)
January 30, 2018 - 4:23 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Reliever Matt Albers has finalized a $5 million, two-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, who adding a veteran right-hander to help set up for All-Star closer Corey Knebel. The 35-year old is coming off a standout season in Washington, where he was a career-best 7-2 with a 1...
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FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2017, file photo, Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher David Hernandez (47) throws during the second inning of Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Phoenix. Hernandez has agreed to a $5 million, two-year contract with the Cincinnati Reds, adding another late-inning option to a bullpen that’s been a top offseason priority. The 32-year-old right-hander will make $2.5 million annually under the deal announced Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. He can earn another $1 million each year in performance bonuses. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
January 30, 2018 - 3:46 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — Reliever David Hernandez has agreed to a $5 million, two-year contract with the Cincinnati Reds, adding another late-inning option to a bullpen that's been a top offseason priority. The 32-year-old right-hander will make $2.5 million annually under the deal announced Tuesday. He...
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Washington Wizards John Wall celebrates late in the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, in Atlanta. Washington won 129-104. Wall did not play. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
January 30, 2018 - 12:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Wizards point guard John Wall will have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Wednesday and could miss much of the rest of the regular season. The Wizards announced Tuesday that Wall would have the operation in Cleveland and that a timeline for his return would be...
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Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin hangs on the net after throwing the ball out of bounds while trying to pass it to guard Lou Williams with seconds left in an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, in Los Angeles. The Timberwolves won 126-118. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
January 30, 2018 - 10:01 am
The Detroit Pistons dramatically shook their struggling roster, acquiring five-time All-Star forward Blake Griffin in a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers. The Pistons announced the deal for the face of the Clippers early Tuesday. Detroit sent forward Tobias Harris, guard Avery Bradley and center...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, Athletic Bilbao's Aymeric Laporte in action during Copa del Rey, 16 round, against FC Barcelona at the Camp Nou in Barcelona, Spain. 23-year-old Athletic Bilbao says defender Frenchman Aymeric Laporte is reported Monday Jan. 29, 2018, to have paid his buyout clause, looks set to leave the club, opening the way for a transfer to Manchester City. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, FILE)
January 30, 2018 - 8:21 am
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City signed France Under-21 international Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao for a club-record fee of 65 million euros ($80 million) on Tuesday, taking its spending on center backs since 2014 to around $250 million. The 23-year-old Laporte came close to...
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Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) goes to the basket over New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
January 30, 2018 - 12:52 am
The Detroit Pistons have acquired star forward Blake Griffin in a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers. The Pistons announced the deal early Tuesday morning. Detroit is sending forward Tobias Harris, guard Avery Bradley and center Boban Marjanovic to Los Angeles, with the Clippers also receiving...
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Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) goes to the basket over New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
January 29, 2018 - 11:39 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons were finalizing a trade Monday night to acquire star forward Blake Griffin from the Los Angeles Clippers, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the trade had not been announced. The Pistons would send...
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Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) goes to the basket over New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
January 29, 2018 - 10:47 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons were finalizing a trade Monday night to acquire star forward Blake Griffin from the Los Angeles Clippers, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the trade had not been announced. The Pistons would send...
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