BC-AP Sports Preview Digest
FEB 12, 2014 12:02p ET
Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Wednesday. A full Sports Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. A separate Olympic digest has moved. All times EST.
- The winter storm and icy conditions moving through the South are causing teams to postpone games scheduled for this week.
-DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.Kevin Harvick took his first spin in his new Stewart-Haas Racing ride and immediately felt at ease after just two laps. Nearly 15 months after his surprising decision to leave Childress to drive for good friend Tony Stewart, Harvick will finally make his SHR debut this weekend at Daytona International Speedway
- MESA, Ariz. - The Chicago Cubs are set to cut the ribbon on their new spring training facility in Mesa, Ariz.
- NEW ORLEANS - One of the people most responsible for bringing NBA All-Stars back to the Big Easy this weekend is an 86-year-old man who wasn't that into basketball for much of his life. In New Orleans, NBA fans and community leaders are grateful that Pelicans owner Tom Benson finally came around.
- KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Ron Wellman, the chair of the Division I men's basketball committee, speaks with reporters during the committee's annual orientation meeting on a wide range of subjects, including the NCAA tournament and changes in officiating.