"I don't have a sabotage story. ... I basically put my trust in someone and was let down" -- U.S. sprinter Tyson Gay, who tested positive for a banned substance and will withdraw from the '13 IAAF World Championships in August (AP, 7/14).
"Obviously, I want to pull a big number on Fox Sports 1. I want to rock the TD Garden that night" -- UFC President Dana White, on the promotion's first card on Fox Sports 1 on Aug. 17 (BOSTON HERALD, 7/14).
“Would you rather be Bud Selig or would you rather be Roger Goodell with the rap sheet the NFL has put together just since the gun sounded at the Super Bowl?” -- The N.Y. Daily News' Mike Lupica ("The Sports Reporters," ESPN, 7/14).