NEW YORK - The NFL has swallowed the poison pill.
ATLANTA - Marvin Williams scored 21 points and Jamal Crawford added 20 to power the Atlanta Hawks to a 112-93 victory over the struggling Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Tim Hudson pitched two sharp innings and rookie Jason Heyward doubled and scored Wednesday as the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 9-5.
CLEMSON, S.C. - Trevor Booker closed out his home career at Clemson with 21 points to lead the surging Tigers to a 91-80 victory over Georgia Tech on Tuesday night.
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Tommy Hanson threw two scoreless innings for Atlanta, but the New York Mets spoiled the last spring training opener for Braves manager Bobby Cox with a 4-2 victory Tuesday.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - No club received more attention on the West Coast Swing than the wedge.
CHICAGO - Whether he was selected or not, Josh Smith is playing like an All-Star.