ESPN reported Monday that Tebow will sign with the New England Patriots. A person familiar with the situation says Tebow is planning to join the Patriots at their minicamp on Tuesday. The New York Jets released Tebow in April.
Meanwhile, Game 3 of the NBA finals between the Spurs and Miami Heat gets on tonight at 9 p.m. The series is tied at 1-1.
In the NBA playoffs, the Memphis Grizzlies have put themselves in position to wrap up their NBA first-round series at home on Friday. The Grizzlies held on to beat the Clippers 103-93 in Los Angeles. Elsewhere, the Nuggets held off the Warriors 107-100 to force a Game 6 in the NBA's Western Conference quarterfinal series In addition, the Celtics take on the Knicks tonight at 7:00 p.m.
In the NBA, veteran center Jason Collins has become the first male professional athlete in the major four American sports leagues to come out as gay. Collins wrote a first-person account posted on Sports Illustrated's website.
In other NBA news, Brook Lopez and Deron Williams each had double-doubles as the Nets downed the Chicago Bulls 110-91. Lopez finished with 28 points and 10 rebounds, while Williams delivered 23 points and 10 assists to help the Nets win for the first time since the series opener.