LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Clippers have waived forward Lou Amundson, leaving their roster at 14 players going into next week's season opener. Amundson averaged 1.0 points and 3.0 rebounds in seven preseason games, including one start. The Clippers open the season Tuesday night in a designated road game against the Lakers.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Anaheim Ducks forward Jakob Silfverberg will be out for at least a month after a slash from Ottawa's Jared Cowen broke his hand. The Ducks say the Swedish forward will be out 4-6 weeks. Silfverberg was slashed by Cowen midway through the third period last night. Ducks forward Dustin Penner will rejoin the team before tomorrow's game at Columbus.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Morgan is sidelined with an ankle injury and will miss the U.S. national team match against New Zealand in San Francisco tomorrow. The third-leading scorer for the USA team sustained a minor ankle injury this week during training. She'll be held out of the exhibition at Candlestick Park. Morgan has six goals and four assists in 11 matches this year.
LONDON (AP) —NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL's overseas success doesn't mean the Super Bowl is crossing the Atlantic or that the league is going back to continental Europe. Goodell says the expansion from two to three NFL regular season games starting next season has the league exploring how to continue growing its International Series brand. More games could come to London, which will need a franchise before it can even dream of hosting the Super Bowl.