Tuesday, April 21
ATLANTA (AP) — Hawks center Al Horford isn't sure if he'll be able to play in Game 2 of the first-round playoff series against Brooklyn because of a dislocated finger. Horford injured his right pinky while going for a rebound in Atlanta's Game 1 win Sunday. He was able to return to the court, but says "there's still some question" about his status for tomorrow.
NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta Braves reliever Andrew McKirahan has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test for a banned substance under Major League Baseball's drug program. McKirahan is the fifth big league pitcher in 25 days disciplined for using performance-enhancing drugs.
UNDATED (AP) - Georgia Tech has scheduled a two-game series against Central Florida, which is led by former Yellow Jackets coach George O'Leary. The Atlanta school announced yesterday that it will travel to Orlando, Florida, for a game on Sept. 16, 2017. UCF is set to make a return visit to Atlanta on Sept. 19, 2020.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive says he feels "as good as I've felt in a very long time" after cancer treatment and back surgery. The retiring commissioner and his successor, Greg Sankey, spoke yesterday at the Southeast Regional APSE meeting.