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Knicks to hire Hornacek

NEW YORK — Jeff Hornacek will be the new coach of the New York Knicks, a league source confirmed to ESPN's Ian Begley. The news was first reported by Bleacher Report.

76ers get first pick in draft

NEW YORK — After losing a total of 199 games over the past three seasons, the Philadelphia 76ers finally were rewarded for their rebuilding/tanking plan.

Mettenberger to the Chargers

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers claimed quarterback Zach Mettenberger on waivers Tuesday, the team announced.

D’Antoni the leader for Rockets job

HOUSTON — Mike DAntoni’s candidacy for the Houston Rockets’ coaching job is gaining momentum, according to league sources. The offensive-minded DAntoni, currently serving as associate of the Philadelphia 76ers, has coached in Denver, Phoenix, New York and the Los Angeles.

Mariners scuffle in Baltimore after 10-run win on Tuesday

BALTIMORE — One-time Mariners’ prospect Chris Tillman continued his brilliant start to the 2016 season. The lanky right-hander limited the Mariners to just two runs in a 5-2 victory for Baltimore on Wednesday night at Camden Yards.

Brazil’s Temer tells Olympic committee Rio will be ready

RIO DE JANIERO — Interim President Michel Temer told the International Olympic Committee that Brazil’s change of government has not interrupted preparations for the Rio 2016 Games, newly appointed Sports Minister Leonardo Picciani said on Monday. Temer spoke to IOC president Thomas Bach by telephone and assured him the games will take place as planned, Picciani told reporters after a meeting with Brazil’s new president, who replaced suspended President Dilma Rousseff on Thursday.

Crosby ends slump in OT as Pens even East finals

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby scored his first goal in nine games 40 seconds into overtime as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 in Game Two of the Eastern Conference finals on Monday to even the series. The Penguins, who squandered a two-goal lead before getting the winner in overtime, now head to Tampa for Game 3 in the best-of-seven series on Wednesday.

Braves fire Gonzalez

ATLANTA — Off to one of the worst starts in their history, the Atlanta Braves fired manager Fredi Gonzalez on Tuesday.