Private funeral services for Zimmerman will be held Saturday in Old Forge, Pa.
NBA: The Washington Wizards hired former NBA player and coach Jerry Sichting as an assistant coach. The 55-year-old Sichting played 10 seasons for five teams in the NBA and worked as an assistant coach for Minnesota and Golden State.
Milwaukee signed free-agent center Joel Przybilla, maintaining an offseason push to beef up their frontcourt. The 7-foot-1 Przybilla returns for his second stint with the Bucks after beginning his career with the franchise.
NHL: The New Jersey Devils signed forward Bobby Butler to a two-way contract. Details were not disclosed.
Butler had six goals and 10 assists in 56 regular-season games for Ottawa last season.
GOLF: Pernilla Lindberg holed birdie putts of 40 and 50 feet and added three 25-footers in a round of 7-under-par 64 to take a 2-shot lead after the opening round of the Jamie Farr Toledo Classic at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio.
The 26-year-old Swede, a former Oklahoma State player, hasn't finished in the top 10 of an LPGA event in her three years as a pro.
Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn won two matches in the U.S. Women's Amateur to advance to the quarterfinals at the Country Club in Cleveland. The 16-year-old is coming off a successful title defense last week in the Junior PGA Championship.
HIGH SCHOOLS: Conestoga High's Joe Viviano, a strong-armed senior quarterback, made an oral commitment to play at Harvard. In 10 games last season, the 6-foot-5, 215-pounder threw for 2,065 yards and 18 touchdowns.
Viviano, of Berwyn, also considered North Carolina State, Massachusetts, and Yale, among others.
- Staff and wire reports