The Jazz plan to waive Kendall Marshall. In a deal constructed around salary-cap maneuvering, the Philadelphia 76ers sent guard Kendall Marshall to the Utah Jazz for center Tibor Pleiss, two second-round picks and cash. The Jazz plan to waive Marshall before his $2 million contract becomes guaranteed Saturday, league sources told The Vertical.
After announcing he will transfer to Marietta (GA) Wheeler from White Plains (N.Y.) Stepinac, Jordan Tucker has now cut his college list, too. The 6-foot-7 wing is down to Duke, Maryland, Syracuse, UConn, Indiana, Villanova, USC and Louisville, as reported by LoHud.com. Duke has yet to offer Tucker but he is planning to visit next week, the site reported. "I'm pretty much set with my final list," he said last month. "I haven't announced it yet because I'm waiting on a Duke offer, and then I'll announce after that."
The Tennessee football team will honor one of the university’s legends during the 2016 season. Vols coach Butch Jones confirmed Saturday that his team will have a commemorative sticker on their helmets to honor the late Pat Summitt. Summitt, the longtime Tennessee women’s basketball coach, died on June 28 from Alzheimer’s disease.