It's a bitter cold Wednesday here in the Midwest, but things have gotten interesting in the land down under. At the Australian Open today, Rafael Nadal's quest to become the first tennis player since 1969 to hold all four grand slam titles at once came to an end.
Nadal lost his quarterfinal match against David Ferrer in straight sets. He was suffering from some kind of leg injury which seemed to hinder his performance. We will have the latest news and updates on all the day's Aussie Open action.
Wayne Gretzky, the greatest hockey player of all-time and one of the greatest athletes ever, will turn 50 today. We want to wish a very happy birthday to the man they call "The Great One." We will run through some of the best moments that he has had throughout his long, illustrious career.
In college basketball news, Michigan State has really struggled this year and things just keep getting worse for Tom Izzo and co. It was announced late last night that Korie Lucious, a junior guard, has been dismissed from the team due to some inappropriate conduct. We will have the latest news on this situation and what it means for the Spartans moving forward.
There is all this news plus so much more in the world of sports. It's Wednesday and that means the week is half over. For the latest news, keep reading right here.