PITTSBURGH (AP) — PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers' 16-13 overtime win over Kansas City was dulled by the injury to their star quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger (RAWTH'-lihs-bur-gur). Big Ben left the game in the second half with an injury to his throwing shoulder and could miss next Sunday night's game against the AFC North-leading Baltimore Ravens.
LOS ANGELES (AP)— Mike D'Antoni (dan-TOH'-nee) officially has been named L.A. Lakers coach, succeeding the fired Mike Brown, but for tonight at least it's still assistant coach Bernie Bickerstaff at the helm. The 61-year-old D'Antoni recently had knee surgery and probably won't arrive in Los Angeles until Wednesday, leaving Bickerstaff to coach the Lakers tonight against San Antonio.
HOUSTON (AP) — LeBron James scored a season-high 38 points, Chris Bosh had 24 points and 10 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rallied to beat the Houston Rockets 113-110 last night. Jeremy Lin shot an airball from 3-point range with 10 seconds left, and the Heat escaped with their sixth straight win over Houston.
UNDATED (AP) —Outfielders Mike Trout of the L.A. Angels and Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals are the American and National League rookies of the year. Trout was a unanimous selection after he batting .320 while the 20-year-old Harper, second-youngest ever to win the NL rookie award, helped guide the Nats into the playoffs for the first time since the franchise moved to Washington in 2005.
UNDATED (AP) — It could be backups at quarterback for next Monday night's game between San Francisco and the Chicago Bears. Regular quarterbacks Alex Smith and Jay Cutler both suffered concussions Sunday so it could be Colin Kaepernick (KAY'-pur-nihk) for the Niners and Jason Campbell for the Bears under center next Monday night.