“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.”

FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, Duke's Jahlil Okafor, top, shoots over Elon's Tony Sabato and Ryan Winters (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. The Los Angeles Lakers may snare Okafor at No. 2 in the NBA draft on Thursday, June 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

“I think big men still run the game,” Okafor said after a workout with the Lakers earlier this month. “When you have a dominant big man, that changes the aspects of the game. You can see that now, you can see the Golden State big men and the Cleveland big men doing big things for their teams. So we believe the big men still run it.”

Colorado Rockies' Nick Hundley follows the flight of his RBI-double off Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Matt Garza in the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 21, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER | The Colorado Rockies’ offense is beginning to catch up to Troy Tulowitzki’s hot bat. Charlie Blackmon drove in four runs, Tulowitzki had three RBIs and the Rockies beat the skidding Milwaukee Brewers 10-4 on Sunday. Nick Hundley had four hits and Nolan Arenado led off Colorado’s three-run fourth inning with his 17th homer as […]