Jackson to become executive for Knicks
• Phil Jackson will be introduced as the newest member of the New York Knicks’ front office Tuesday, according to a source familiar with the negotiations between the 11-time champion coach and the team.
The source spoke on condition of anonymity because the Knicks would only confirm that a “major announcement” involving team executives was scheduled.
• Marshall men’s coach Tom Herrion, 46, resigned after the Thundering Herd went 11-22 this season.
• Jacksonville University has parted ways with men’s coach Cliff Warren following a 12-18 finish this season.
Suspended striker leaving Premier club
• Striker Nicolas Anelka says he is leaving Premier League club West Bromwich Albion immediately after being suspended for five matches.
• Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa will be sidelined for nearly two months by a knee injury.
Wust finishes 2nd, clinches season title
• Ireen Wust of the Netherlands took second and locked up the World Cup 1,500-meter title in Heerenveen, Netherlands.
• Teodor Peterson led a Swedish sweep in the men’s sprint event at the cross-country World Cup finals in Falun, Sweden.
— From wire reports