More teams qualify for March Madness, a controversial figure returns to baseball, NFL?free agency begins?and more in our Tuesday Sports Update…
** Three more teams punch their ticket to March Madness after Delaware, Wofford and Manhattan win conference tournaments to qualify.?? Other teams going dancing include unbeaten Wichita State, Coastal Carolina and Harvard.
** Kansas star and former The Rock player Joel Embiid is likely out for the start of the NCAA Tournament with back problems.?? The Jayhawks are hoping he’ll return because if he cannot play many believe the team will not go far in the NCAA Tournament.
** A familiar face is back in San Francisco Giants training camp although it is a slimmer one; slugger Barry Bonds has shed some weight since ending his playing career and he is back as a roving instructor for the team.
** NFL free agency begins today and some big names are expected to get released, including defensive back Darrelle Revis by Tampa Bay.?? The New York Jets have released defensive back Antonio Cromartie and wide receiver Santonio Holmes as well.
** The Milwaukee Bucks down the Orlando Magic 105-98 Monday night while the Miami Heat down Washington 99-90.