Kobe Bryant's parents are in Japan, but they were not hurt in the earthquake.
Drew Brees, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Jimmie Johnson and Albert Pujols will vie for the Best Male Athlete award at the 2010 ESPYS, which are set for July 14 in Los Angeles.
Sources say Mark Jackson, Kurt Rambis and Elston Turner have progressed to second interviews for the Wolves coaching job.
Robert Sarver completed the $401 million purchase of the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday. Now he might be primed for another $80 million investment.