Arrest warrants - including aggravated assault charges - are expected to be issued soon for McCoy and three others involved in the Philadelphia nightclub assault of two off-duty police officers early Monday morning, The Buffalo News reports.
Dalton (thumb) has yet to begin throwing, Geoff Hobson of the Bengals' official site reports. "Not throwing yet because we are being very conservative with it," Dalton said this week. "I feel like I can throw but no reason to push anything right now. I have plenty of time now to get 100 percent."
Parayko, who scored his seventh goal in Tuesday's shootout loss to the Jets, has been encouraged by his coaches and teammates to shoot more often, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. "There's a lot of guys that can shoot the puck hard, but there's not a lot of guys that can really shoot it hard, and he's one of those guys," teammate Jay Bouwmeester said.
Schwartz (ankle) will return to the active lineup Friday night against the Panthers and he'll be skating with centerman Jori Lehtera and right wing Vladimir Tarasenko, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. Schwartz has missed 49 games since fracturing his left ankle Oct. 23.
Storen will compete for the closer job, but general manager Ross Atkins said the team doesn't expect to choose a closer until midway through spring training if not later, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet reports.
Expect to see Daytona Beach native Kennedy, who has two years of truck series racing under his belt, pop up on an entry sheet for the NextEra Energy Resources 250 following an 11th-hour announcement, the Daytona Beach News Journal reports.