BC-AP Sports Preview Digest - NBC Sports

BC-AP Sports Preview Digest
July 2, 2014, 11:54 am

Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Tuesday. A full Sports Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. EDT:

- MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks and new coach Jason Kidd meet with reporters for the first time since his stunning and abrupt departure from the Nets.

- LONDON - Past champions Roger Federer, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic are in quarterfinal action at Wimbledon.

- SALVADOR, Brazil - Tim Howard kept the ball out of the net with slides, with dives and with leaps. He couldn't do it forever.- Goalie Martin Brodeur, forwards Dany Heatley, Daniel Cleary and Steve Ott are still on the market Wednesday after a flurry of signings and trades were made during the opening day of the NHL's free-agency period

- WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - Bubba Watson has been building a new home at The Greenbrier resort, fished in nearby rivers and ponds and got introduced to the local black bears. Now it's time to go to work. He'll tee it up Thursday in the first round of the Greenbrier Classic.

-CUIABA, Brazil -It seems like we have a new addition to the footballer's pre-match routine - healthy meal, massage, a few media interviews ... and a new haircut. This World Cup has been a tournament full of goals, surprise results and breath-taking skills, but also some of the wackiest, most outrageous hairstyles you'll find in sports.

-BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia marks the 20th anniversary of the killing of Andres Escobar, who was shot dead after returning home from the 1994 World Cup, where he scored an own goal in a crucial loss.

- SAN FRANCISCO - PGA Tour officials are expected to announce that San Francisco's Harding Park will host the PGA Championship in 2020, the Presidents Cup in 2025 and Match Play next May.

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