Tiger says he is 'progressing nicely,' no date for return

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Tiger Woods grimaced as he took three warmup swings after sitting in a chair for 30 minutes on a cool, blustery Monday morning at Congressional talking about his upcoming tournament. Hitting a ceremonial shot from a forward tee on the par-3 10th hole, he chunked his first attempt into the pond short of the green.

  • Written by BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press

Indiana Pacers promote Nate McMillan to head coach

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers promoted assistant Nate McMillan to head coach on Monday, ending the search for Frank Vogel's replacement after less than two weeks.

  • Written by MICHAEL MAROT, AP Sports Writer

Raptors center Valanciunas out for Game 1 against Cavaliers

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas will not play in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers because of an injured right ankle.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer