BC-AP Sports Preview Digest

BC-AP Sports Preview Digest
November 7, 2012, 12:24 pm
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Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Wednesday. A full Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. All times EST:

- INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - Just a week after the World Series, baseball general managers meet for trade talks and negotiations with free agents. Developing from 7 p.m. availability.

- NEW YORK - Detroit Tigers star Delmon Young pleads guilty to aggravated harassment in an incident last spring where he shouted an anti-Semitic slur and tackled a man to the ground outside a Manhattan hotel. He was ordered to complete 10 days of community service and enroll in a program at the Museum of Tolerance New York.

- INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Pacers could be without top scorer Danny Granger for another three months because of a knee injury.

- NEW YORK - The NHL and the players' association are scheduled to meet again, one day after the sides met for seven hours at a secret location trying to hammer out a new collective bargaining agreement that would end the lockout, now in its 53rd day. Developing.

- JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A preview of Thursday night's NFL game matching Andrew Luck and the surprising Indianapolis Colts (5-3) against the woeful Jacksonville Jaguars, whose lone win this season came in Week 3 against the Colts.

- AUSTIN, Texas - Darrell Royal, the former Texas football coach known as much for his folksy, simplistic approach to life as for his creative wishbone offense and two national championships, has died. He was 88.

- ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Carmen Basilio, who wrested the world middleweight boxing crown from Sugar Ray Robinson in 1957 and lost an equally epic, razor-edge rematch six months later, has died. He was 85.

- AP Pro Football Writer Barry Wilner picks the pros for the games of Week 10.

- BLACKBURG, Va. - A preview of Thursday night's ACC matchup between No. 8 Florida State (8-1) and disappointing Virginia Tech (4-5).

- AP College Football Writer Ralph Russo makes his picks for this weekend's Top 25 games.