Wayne Gretzky will be honored by the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame at its 26th annual induction dinner and ceremony Dec. 3 at Eveleth, Minn. It will unveil a new annual award for an international citizen who has made a significant contribution to the growth of ice hockey in the United States, will name it the Wayne Gretzky Award and make him the first recipient.
Ohio State's John Cooper reportedly will sign a contract that would increase his pay by $300,000 and push his total above $1 million annually.
BASEBALL: Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati Reds, 7 p.m., Empire; New York Yankees at Cleveland Indians, 7 p.m., MSG.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Colorado State at BYU, 8 p.m., ESPN.
GOLF: B.C. Open, first round, 3 p.m., ESPN.
BASEBALL: New York Yankees at Cleveland Indians, 7:05 p.m., 1330, 1240.