The Miami Heat look like they could be on their way to a repeat title, while the Houston Rockets are clinging to hopes they can make the playoffs. The two squads square off tonight when the Rockets invade South Beach.
The Super Bowl is over and March Madness is a solid month away. Welcome to February, when regular season NBA and NHL games dot the sports landscape before pitchers and catchers report to give a hint that baseball season is on the horizon.
A report late Tuesday said the New York Yankees were investigating ways to potentially void the contract of third baseman Alex Rodriguez if he were to be suspended by Major League Baseball for his alleged involvement with a Miami clinic that dispensed performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs).
On Wednesday, baseball's Hall of Fame will announce the players who comprise the 2013 class of inductees—or they will announce that no one has surpassed the 75 percent voting mark required for induction. Which would be remarkable, given that some of the greatest players ever to step on a …