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Australia's Kyah Simon celebrates after scoring against Brazil during second-half FIFA Women's World Cup soccer game action in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, Sunday, June 21, 2015. (Andrew Vaughan/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

“No matter who they put in, I know they’re going to step up. Whoever it is has to, because we’re in the quarterfinals. This is the World Cup. Obviously you win or you go home, and China’s not a team to take lightly,” said U.S. forward Abby Wambach.

FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2014, file photo, co-lead players' lawyer Christopher Seeger, center right, and client former NFL player Shawn Wooden, center left, speak with members of the media after a hearing on the proposed NFL concussion settlement outside of the U.S. Courthouse in Philadelphia. Retired NFL players seeking payouts from the potential $1 billion NFL concussion settlement could be waiting until next year based on appeals being weighed this fall.  Dozens of ex-players are appealing the final settlement approved this year by a federal judge in Philadelphia.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

“The NFL parties were unwilling to settle claims based solely on a (diagnosis) … rather than on manifest neurocognitive deficits,” the negotiators argued in court papers. “Many of the behavioral and mood conditions claimed to be associated with CTE are prevalent within the general public.”

“He may never have laced up his sneakers, but few have done more to advance the game, in the NBA or Philadelphia basketball, than Harvey,” Sixers CEO Scott O’Neil said. “He did what he loved until the end, and shared that love of statistics and basketball with his family, who we remember at this difficult time.

Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado follows the flight of his solo home run off Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Chase Anderson to lead off the bottom of the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 23, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

“If you had told me in spring training I would have hit 19 home runs by this point, I would have said, ‘No shot,'” Arenado said. “I’ve just been putting some good swings on the ball and luckily they have been going out. It’s just nice to hit the ball hard and help my team win.”

FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady poses with NFL Commissioner Rodger Goodell during a news conference after NFL football's Super Bowl XLIX in Phoenix, Ariz. Brady's appeal hearing is Tuesday, June 23, 2015, in New York, and one of his main arguments in contesting the four-game ban for using underinflated footballs in the AFC title game is Goodell's role in the matter.  (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

“I did not delegate my disciplinary authority to Mr. Vincent; I concurred in his recommendation and authorized him to communicate to Mr. Brady the discipline imposed under my authority as Commissioner,” Goodell said in his letter to the union on June 2. “The identity of the person who signed the disciplinary letter is irrelevant.”

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