Sports agate — Nov. 14, 2017

Published Nov 14, 2017 at 4:00pm

KING PIN LANES

Franklin Hotel League

Edward Krutz and Loreto Guiliano, 279 and 705. Robert Kopp, 699; Krutz, 674; Robert Rieck, 664; Michael Luce, 660; Edwin Chang, 655; Thomas Hluska, 651; Eric Van Slyke, 648; Merle Foster, 642; Robert Roscoe Sr., 641; Paul Louis Jr., 640; Ryan Langone, 639; Josh Talbot, 635; Edward Rawkowski, 630; Thomas Hluska Jr. and Jonathon Fogg, 628s; Robert Rieck III, 621.

Evelyn Hluska, 612; Kait DeLett, 605.

Crescent Girls League

Gail Cortese, 193 and 518.

Late Scores

(High game and series listed only)

Jack Spencer Memorial Revere League

Dave Nimmo, 263 and 706.

National Football League

American Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 7 2 0 .778 257 195

Buffalo 5 4 0 .556 184 196

Miami 4 5 0 .444 137 224

N.Y. Jets 4 6 0 .400 201 222

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Tennessee 6 3 0 .667 205 213

Jacksonville 6 3 0 .667 226 134

Houston 3 6 0 .333 236 241

Indianapolis 3 7 0 .300 179 280

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Pittsburgh 7 2 0 .778 187 148

Baltimore 4 5 0 .444 190 171

Cincinnati 3 6 0 .333 149 182

Cleveland 0 9 0 .000 143 240

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Kansas City 6 3 0 .667 253 208

Oakland 4 5 0 .444 196 214

Denver 3 6 0 .333 166 239

L.A. Chargers 3 6 0 .333 167 172

National Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 8 1 0 .889 283 179

Dallas 5 4 0 .556 233 205

Washington 4 5 0 .444 207 232

N.Y. Giants 1 8 0 .111 150 238

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 7 2 0 .778 268 165

Carolina 7 3 0 .700 213 180

Atlanta 5 4 0 .556 197 179

Tampa Bay 3 6 0 .333 173 208

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Minnesota 7 2 0 .778 217 165

Detroit 5 4 0 .556 244 210

Green Bay 5 4 0 .556 204 207

Chicago 3 6 0 .333 150 194

West

W L T Pct PF PA

L.A. Rams 7 2 0 .778 296 162

Seattle 6 3 0 .667 211 165

Arizona 4 5 0 .444 155 223

San Francisco 1 9 0 .100 174 260

Monday’s Games

Carolina 45, Miami 21

Thursday

Tennessee at Pittsburgh, 8:25

Sunday

Baltimore at Green Bay, 1

Arizona at Houston, 1

Tampa Bay at Miami, 1

Washington at New Orleans, 1

Jacksonville at Cleveland, 1

Detroit at Chicago, 1

L.A. Rams at Minnesota, 1

Kansas City at N.Y. Giants, 1

Buffalo at L.A. Chargers, 4:05

New England vs Oakland at Mexico City, 4:25

Cincinnati at Denver, 4:25

Philadelphia at Dallas, 8:30

Open: Indianapolis, San Francisco, Carolina, N.Y. Jets

Monday

Atlanta at Seattle, 8:30

National Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 18 14 2 2 30 71 46

Toronto 19 12 7 0 24 72 63

Ottawa 16 8 3 5 21 59 53

Detroit 18 8 8 2 18 49 51

Montreal 18 8 9 1 17 46 61

Boston 16 6 6 4 16 44 51

Buffalo 17 5 9 3 13 40 60

Florida 16 5 9 2 12 53 62

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

New Jersey 17 11 4 2 24 61 54

Washington 18 10 7 1 21 53 53

Columbus 18 10 7 1 21 55 50

Pittsburgh 19 9 7 3 21 50 68

NY Islanders 17 9 6 2 20 60 55

NY Rangers 18 9 7 2 20 60 59

Carolina 16 7 5 4 18 46 44

Philadelphia 17 8 7 2 18 50 45

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

St. Louis 19 13 5 1 27 62 51

Winnipeg 16 9 4 3 21 52 46

Nashville 16 9 5 2 20 45 46

Dallas 17 9 8 0 18 48 48

Chicago 18 8 8 2 18 53 49

Colorado 16 8 7 1 17 54 55

Minnesota 16 7 7 2 16 46 44

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Los Angeles 17 11 4 2 24 55 41

Vegas 16 10 5 1 21 57 46

San Jose 16 10 6 0 20 44 36

Calgary 17 10 7 0 20 51 50

Vancouver 17 8 7 2 18 43 46

Anaheim 17 7 7 3 17 48 50

Edmonton 17 6 9 2 14 38 52

Arizona 19 2 14 3 7 45 75

Note: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.

Monday’s Games

Carolina 5, Dallas 1

Calgary 7, St. Louis 4

Tuesday’s Games

Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 7

Dallas at Florida, 7:30

Columbus at Montreal, 7:30

Philadelphia at Minnesota, 8

Arizona at Winnipeg, 8

Washington at Nashville, 8

Vegas at Edmonton, 9

Vancouver at Los Angeles, 10:30

Wednesday’s Games

Calgary at Detroit, 7:30

N.Y. Rangers at Chicago, 8

Boston at Anaheim, 10

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MINOR HOCKEY

American Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

WB/Scranton 13 10 2 0 1 21 53 34

Charlotte 14 10 4 0 0 20 56 41

Lehigh Valley 15 9 4 0 2 20 53 52

Providence 13 7 4 2 0 16 39 31

Hartford 15 6 7 1 1 14 41 54

Hershey 15 6 7 0 2 14 41 55

Bridgeport 13 6 7 0 0 12 39 36

Springfield 16 4 11 1 0 9 43 57

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Toronto 15 11 4 0 0 22 50 31

Rochester 13 7 4 1 1 16 41 42

Laval 15 8 5 2 0 18 56 56

Belleville 15 7 7 0 1 15 44 53

Binghamton 12 5 6 1 0 11 35 40

Utica 12 5 6 0 1 11 32 36

Syracuse 13 4 6 1 2 11 36 45

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Milwaukee 13 8 5 0 0 16 42 36

Manitoba 15 8 5 1 1 18 48 39

Rockford 14 8 6 0 0 16 47 41

Cleveland 12 5 4 2 1 13 27 34

Grand Rapids 15 7 7 0 1 15 48 46

Iowa 14 6 6 2 0 14 43 46

Chicago 12 4 7 1 0 9 31 36

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Tucson 11 8 1 2 0 18 41 26

San Antonio 13 9 3 1 0 19 45 32

Stockton 13 8 4 0 1 17 44 35

Texas 15 7 7 0 1 15 41 54

San Jose 12 5 6 0 1 11 35 37

Bakersfield 12 5 6 1 0 11 29 37

San Diego 13 5 7 1 0 11 41 51

Ontario 11 4 6 0 1 9 22 30

Note: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss.

Monday’s Games

No games scheduled

Tuesday’s Games

Grand Rapids at San Antonio, 11:30 a.m.

Wednesday’s Games

Charlotte at Springfield, 10:30 a.m.

Iowa at Rockford, 11:30 a.m.

Bridgeport at Hartford, 7

Lehigh Valley at Belleville, 7

Syracuse at Hershey, 7

Binghamton at Rochester, 7:05

Utica at Laval, 7:30

Chicago at Manitoba, 8

San Antonio at Texas, 8:30

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COLLEGE HOCKEY

NCAA Division I Poll

U.S. College Hockey Online

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The top 20 teams in the NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey poll, compiled by U.S. College Hockey Online, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 12 and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Denver (43) 6-2-2 992 3

2. St.Cloud State (1) 7-2-0 914 1

3. N. Dakota (2) 7-2-3 913 2

4. Notre Dame 8-3-1 809 6

5. Minn State 8-3-0 710 10

6. Cornell (4) 6-0-0 709 14

7. Minnesota 7-4-1 699 4

8. Clarkson 8-3-1 670 11

9. Wisconsin 7-5-1 542 7

10. Providence 6-4-0 507 8

11. N. Hampshire 6-3-1 434 9

12. Northeastern 6-3-1 432 13

13. Harvard 2-3-0 422 5

14. Minn Duluth 5-5-2 327 12

15. W. Michigan 6-4-1 259 18

16. Ohio State 6-3-3 256 17

17. Michigan 6-3-1 230 NR

18. B. University 5-6-1 208 15

19. Colgate 6-2-4 165 NR

20. Northern Michigan 6-4-0 74 20

Others receiving votes: Boston College 61, Colorado College 49, Omaha 28, UMass Lowell 19, Bowling Green 17, Army 12, Penn State 10, Quinnipiac 10, Union 7, Yale 6, Niagara 4, Bemidji State 2, Rochester Institute of Technology 2, Princeton 1.

National Basketball Association

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 12 2 .857 —

Toronto 7 5 .583 4

New York 7 6 .538 4.5

Philadelphia 7 6 .538 4.5

Brooklyn 5 8 .385 6.5

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Washington 8 5 .615 —

Orlando 8 6 .571 .5

Miami 6 7 .462 2

Charlotte 5 7 .417 2.5

Atlanta 2 12 .143 6.5

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 10 3 .769 —

Milwaukee 7 6 .538 3

Cleveland 7 7 .500 3.5

Indiana 6 8 .429 4.5

Chicago 2 9 .182 7

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Houston 11 3 .786 —

San Antonio 8 5 .615 2.5

New Orleans 8 6 .571 3

Memphis 7 6 .538 3.5

Dallas 2 12 .143 9

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Minnesota 8 5 .615 —

Denver 8 6 .571 .5

Portland 7 6 .538 1

Oklahoma City 6 7 .462 2

Utah 6 8 .429 2.5

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

Golden State 11 3 .786 —

L.A. Lakers 6 8 .429 5

L.A. Clippers 5 8 .385 5.5

Phoenix 5 10 .333 6.5

Sacramento 3 10 .231 7.5

Monday’s Games

Washington 110, Sacramento 92

Cleveland 104, New York 101

Milwaukee 110, Memphis 103

New Orleans 106, Atlanta 105

L.A. Lakers 100, Phoenix 93

Minnesota 109, Utah 98

Portland 99, Denver 82

Golden State 110, Orlando 100

Philadelphia 109, L.A. Clippers 105

Tuesday’s Games

Boston at Brooklyn, 7:30

Toronto at Houston, 8

San Antonio at Dallas, 8:30

Wednesday’s Games

Sacramento at Atlanta, 7:30

Utah at New York, 7:30

Washington at Miami, 7:30

Chicago at Oklahoma City, 8

Cleveland at Charlotte, 8

Detroit at Milwaukee, 8

Indiana at Memphis, 8

San Antonio at Minnesota, 8

Toronto at New Orleans, 8

Orlando at Portland, 10

Philadelphia at L.A. Lakers, 10:30

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Monday’s Scores

East

Albany (NY) 88, Boston U. 74

Brown 79, Quinnipiac 72

Cornell 94, Binghamton 84

Drexel 95, Arcadia 81

Florida Gulf Coast 86, Siena 53

Fordham 81, LIU Brooklyn 68

Hofstra 75, Kennesaw St. 57

La Salle 75, Penn 71, 2OT

Minnesota 86, Providence 74

Montana 83, Pittsburgh 78, OT

Towson 89, Frostburg State 45

South

Belmont 69, Vanderbilt 60

Campbell 108, Columbia International 44

ETSU 76, Savannah St. 61

Florida 116, Gardner-Webb 74

Georgia Southern 77, CS Bakersfield 53

Jacksonville St. 94, Richmond 61

Louisiana Tech 96, SE Missouri 95, OT

Lynchburg College 83, Norfolk St. 80

Marshall 83, Southern U. 74

McNeese St. 101, Ecclesia 54

Middle Tennessee 72, Murray St. 67

Mississippi 85, E. Kentucky 75

Morgan St. 63, South Florida 53

Old Dominion 69, James Madison 53

Samford 87, Alabama A&M 68

South Alabama 71, Mobile 49

South Carolina 78, W. Michigan 60

Tennessee St. 92, Reinhardt 53

Tulane 89, SE Louisiana 66

UAB 89, Chattanooga 47

UNC-Asheville 92, Lees-McRae 60

VCU 95, North Florida 85

Virginia 93, Austin Peay 49

Midwest

Cincinnati 102, W. Carolina 51

DePaul 81, Delaware St. 57

Detroit 105, Michigan-Dearborn 82

Evansville 68, NC Central 55

IUPUI 75, Anderson (IN) 43

Michigan 72, Cent. Michigan 65

Milwaukee 74, Iowa St. 56

Missouri 99, Wagner 55

N. Iowa 73, Alcorn St. 45

Nebraska 86, North Texas 67

North Dakota 80, Ark.-Pine Bluff 71

Northwestern 75, St. Peter’s 66

Notre Dame 88, Mount St. Mary’s 62

Oakland 87, New Orleans 68

Rio Grande 92, Bethune-Cookman 74

Saint Joseph’s 86, Ill.-Chicago 82, OT

Saint Louis 74, Rockhurst 50

South Dakota 88, Bowling Green 79

Valparaiso 83, Trinity (IL) Christian College 46

Wichita St. 81, Coll. of Charleston 63

Xavier 101, Rider 75

Southwest

Arkansas St. 83, Abilene Christian 69

Baylor 70, Texas A&M-CC 46

Incarnate Word 93, Trinity (TX) 57

Oklahoma St. 83, Charlotte 65

TCU 100, Tennessee Tech 63

Tulsa 90, Oral Roberts 71

Far West

Embry-Riddle (AZ) 82, N. Arizona 70

Fresno St. 89, CS Northridge 73

Grand Canyon 75, Robert Morris 61

Idaho 101, George Fox 62

Nevada 88, Rhode Island 81

Oregon 100, Prairie View 67

Saint Mary’s (Cal) 92, New Mexico St. 74

San Francisco 75, St. Francis (Pa.) 63

Southern Cal 75, N. Dakota St. 65

UC Davis 74, N. Colorado 59

Utah 91, MVSU 51

Utah St. 81, Montana St. 73

Wyoming 75, Oregon St. 66

AP Top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ men’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 12, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week’s ranking:

Record Pts Prv

1. Duke (34) 2-0 1577 1

2. Michigan St. (13) 1-0 1529 2

3. Arizona (16) 2-0 1511 3

4. Kansas (2) 1-0 1446 4

5. Villanova 1-0 1307 6

6. Wichita St. 1-0 1277 7

7. Kentucky 2-0 1219 5

8. Florida 0-0 1125 8

9. North Carolina 1-0 1078 9

10. Southern Cal 1-0 1023 10

11. Miami 2-0 911 13

12. Cincinnati 1-0 890 12

13. Notre Dame 1-0 860 14

14. Minnesota 1-0 675 15

15. Xavier 1-0 605 17

16. Texas A&M 1-0 577 25

17. Gonzaga 1-0 525 18

18. Louisville 1-0 518 16

19. Purdue 2-0 426 20

20. Northwestern 1-0 374 19

21. St. Mary’s (Cal) 1-0 315 22

22. Seton Hall 2-0 283 23

23. UCLA 1-0 266 21

24. West Virginia 0-1 211 11

25. Baylor 1-0 205 24

Others receiving votes: Alabama 98, Rhode Island 55, Virginia 45, TCU 43, Providence 36, Missouri 32, Virginia Tech 17, Wisconsin 9, Texas 7, Michigan 7, Texas Tech 6, Butler 6, Oklahoma 5, Mount St Marys 4, Arkansas 4, SMU 4, Middle Tennessee 3, Maryland 2, Nevada 2, Oakland 2, Dayton 2, Harvard 1, South Carolina 1, Oregon 1.

PGA Tour Statistics

Through Nov. 12

FedEx Cup Season Points

1, Patton Kizzire, 648.786. 2, Pat Perez, 645.833. 3, Brendan Steele, 556.250. 4, Patrick Cantlay, 555.200. 5, Justin Rose, 550.000. 6, Justin Thomas, 548.000. 7, Tony Finau, 452.500. 8, Chesson Hadley, 442.500. 9, Whee Kim, 410.860. 10, Ryan Armour, 340.667.

Scoring Average

1, Rickie Fowler, 67.211. 2, Justin Rose, 68.208. 3 (tie), Henrik Stenson, Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka, 68.708. 6, Cameron Smith, 69.071. 7, Chesson Hadley, 69.081. 8, Patton Kizzire, 69.165. 9, Brendan Steele, 69.358. 10, Bryson DeChambeau, 69.457.

Driving Distance

1, Bubba Watson, 336.9. 2, Tony Finau, 336.6. 3, Trey Mullinax, 335.3. 4, Scott Strohmeyer, 332.6. 5, Jim Knous, 329.3. 6, Brendan Steele, 327.8. 7, Kevin Tway, 326.4. 8, Patrick Cantlay, 324.0. 9, Martin Laird, 323.4. 10, J.B. Holmes, 322.8.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1, Jung-gon Hwang, 85.71%. 2, Prayad Marksaeng, 83.93%. 3, Kyle Stanley, 80.95%. 4, John Oda, 80.36%. 5, Branden Grace, 77.98%. 6 (tie), Henrik Stenson, Danny Chia, Carlos Ortiz and Russell Henley, 76.79%. 10, Chez Reavie, 75.36%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1, Michael Thompson, 81.94%. 2, Brendan Steele, 80.56%. 3 (tie), Bernd Wiesberger and Brooks Koepka, 79.17%. 5 (tie), Rafa Cabrera Bello and Kyle Stanley, 78.70%. 7, Brian Harman, 78.47%. 8, Stewart Cink, 78.33%. 4 Tied With Henrik Stenson, 77.78%.

Total Driving

1, Morgan Hoffmann, 45. 2, Brendan Steele, 57. 3, Ollie Schniederjans, 66. 4 (tie), Byeong Hun An and Bud Cauley, 69. 6, Rod Pampling, 80. 7, Gary Woodland, 102. 8, James Hahn, 107. 9, Keegan Bradley, 111. 10, Jamie Lovemark, 114.

SG: Putting

1, Wyndham Clark, 1.916. 2, Graeme McDowell, 1.568. 3, Jonathan Randolph, 1.542. 4, Nicholas Lindheim, 1.428. 5, Scott Strohmeyer, 1.298. 6, Jim Knous, 1.255. 7, Emiliano Grillo, 1.249. 8, Chris Stroud, 1.058. 9, Gary Woodland, 1.041. 10, Zach Johnson, 1.039.

Birdie Average

1, Justin Rose, 5.75. 2 (tie), Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler and Hyun-woo Ryu, 5.50. 5 (tie), Phil Mickelson and Brooks Koepka, 5.25. 7, Cameron Smith, 5.13. 4 Tied With Henrik Stenson, 5.00.

Eagles (Holes per)

1 (tie), Seung-Yul Noh, Bernd Wiesberger and Richard T. Lee, 36.0. 4, Justin Thomas, 48.0. 5, Tony Finau, 57.6. 6, Stewart Cink, 60.0. 7, Chesson Hadley, 63.0. 8, Andrew Landry, 66.0. 18 Tied With Phil Mickelson, 72.0.

Sand Save Percentage

1 (tie), Cameron Percy, Luke Donald, Richard Sterne, Rickie Fowler and Poom Saksansin, 100.00%. 6, Matthew Fitzpatrick, 85.71%. 7 (tie), Hideto Tanihara and David Skinns, 83.33%. 2 Tied With Tim Herron, 80.00%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Brendan Steele, 317. 2, Rickie Fowler, 385. 3, Patrick Cantlay, 449. 4, Chesson Hadley, 467. 5, Danny Lee, 482. 6, Tony Finau, 509. 7, Luke Donald, 536. 8, Chez Reavie, 587. 9, Patton Kizzire, 588. 10, Jamie Lovemark, 589.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Thursday

PITTSBURGH 7 Tennessee

Sunday

Detroit 3 CHICAGO

Kansas City 11 NY GIANTS

MIAMI 3 Tampa Bay

Baltimore 21/2 GR. BAY

MINNESOTA 21/2 LA Rams

Arizona 2 HOUSTON

Jacksonville 71/2 CLEVE

NEW ORLEANS 71/2 Washington

LA CHARGERS 4 Buffalo

DENVER 3 Cincinnati

New England 61/2 OAKLAND

Philadelphia 31/2 DALLAS

Monday

SEATTLE 3 Atlanta

Bye Week: Carolina, Indianapolis, NY Jets, San Francisco.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Ohio 13 AKRON

C. Michigan 171/2 KENT ST

Wednesday

Toledo 17 B. GREEN

MIAMI-OHIO 31/2 E. Michigan

N. ILLINOIS 10 W. Michigan

Thursday

Buffalo 201/2 BALL ST

S. FLA 23 Tulsa

Friday

Middle Tenn St 3 W. KNTCKY

NEW MEXICO 1 Unlv

Saturday

INDIANA 11 Rutgers

GEORGIA 211/2 Kentucky

Cincinnati 31/2 E. CARLNA

Georgia Tech 61/2 DUKE

VA TECH 151/2 Pittsburgh

Central Florida 14 TEMPLE

WAKE 11/2 NC St

LOUISVILLE 14 Syracuse

N’WSTERN 7 Minnesota

MICH ST 171/2 Maryland

W. VIRGINIA 31/2 Texas

Oklahoma 36 KANSAS

WYOMING 1 Fresno St

BOISE ST 171/2 Air Force

UTAH ST 101/2 Hawaii

O’DMINION 9 Rice

SO. MISS 17 Charlotte

BYU 41/2 Mass

Louisiana Tech 17 UTEP

S. Alabama 6 GEO SOUTH

Tcu 71/2 TEX. TECH

IOWA 81/2 Purdue

OREGON OFF Arizona

OHIO ST 401/2 Illinois

FLORIDA 101/2 Al-Brmghm

Arizona St 7 OREGON ST

MEMPHIS 111/2 Smu

MIAMI-FLA 191/2 Virginia

Iowa St 91/2 BAYLOR

Miss St 12 ARKANSAS

Missouri 91/2 VANDY

WASH 17 Utah

AUBURN 37 UL-Monroe

OKLAHOMA ST 201/2 Kansas St

COLORADO ST 321/2 San Jose St

PENN ST 26 Nebraska

Lsu 161/2 TENN

NOTRE DAME 181/2 Navy

Houston 91/2 TULANE

New Mexico St 4 UL-LFYTTE

IDAHO 9 C. Carolina

NORTH TEXAS 21/2 Army

ARKANSAS ST 26 Texas St

FLA ATLANTIC 141/2 Florida Intl

b-B. COLLEGE 21 Connecticut

Marshall Pick’em UTSA

MISSISSIPPI 3 Texas A&M

WISCONSIN 71/2 Michigan

SOUTHERN CAL 16 Ucla

STANFORD 16 California

SAN DIEGO ST 15 Nevada

b-at Fenway Park, Boston

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Boston OFF BROOK

HOUSTON 61/2 Toronto

San Antonio 6 DALLAS

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

DAVIDSON 9 NC Wilming

Wright St 21/2 MIAMI-OH

FLORIDA ST 141/2 Geo Wash

RUTGERS 11 Cleveland St

Georgia St 41/2 RICE

N. ILLINOIS 4 Wisc G. Bay

BRADLEY 6 Delaware

MEMPHIS 14 Ark L.Rock

Purdue 2 MARQU

ARIZONA ST 11/2 San Diego St

Champions Classic

United Center-Chicago, IL.

Duke 11/2 Michigan St

Kansas 3 Kentucky

SYRACUSE 101/2 Iona

FURMAN 31/2 Elon

AIR FORCE 4 Canisius

DUQUESNE 15 Vmi

COLORADO 12 Denver

NEW MEXICO 71/2 Neb Omaha

STANFORD 161/2 E. Wash

VILLANOVA 311/2 Nicholls St

ALABAMA 24 Lipscomb

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

PITTSBURGH 1-11/2 Buffalo

MONTREAL Even-1/2 Columbus

FLORIDA Even-1/2 Dallas

WINNIPEG 1/2-1 Arizona

NASHVILLE Even-1/2 Washington

MINNESOTA Even-1/2 Philadelphia

EDMONTON 1/2-1 Vegas

LOS ANGELES 1/2-1 Vancouver

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BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Named Craig Bjornson bullpen coach.

HOUSTON ASTROS — OF-DH Carlos Beltran announced his retirement. Named Jeff Albert second hitting coach, Alex Cintron first base coach and Doug White bullpen coach.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Named Alex Anthopoulos executive vice president and general manager. Announced president of baseball operations John Hart will relinquish his active involvement in baseball operations and will move into the role of senior advisor.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Named Steve Fanelli vice president of ticket operations and services.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA — Promoted Amy Brooks to president, team marketing & business operations and chief innovation officer.

NBAGL

DELAWARE 87ERS — Signed F Christian Wood. Waived C Carlos Lopez.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL — Fined Cincinnati LB Vontaze Burfict $42,541, for making contact with an official during a Nov. 12 game at Tennessee.

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed QB Matt Barkley. Signed S Harlan Miller from the practice squad. Placed S Tyvon Branch, OT D.J. Humphries and TE Ifeanyi Momah on injured reserve.

CHICAGO BEARS — Signed OL Travis Averill and WR Tanner Gentry to the practice squad. Released WR Darreus Rogers from the practice squad.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed LB Derrick Mathews to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed WR Dres Anderson to the practice squad. Released WR KeVonn Mabon from the practice squad.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Waived DT Roy Miller.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Activated DT Darius Latham. Placed CB Gareon Conley on injured reserve.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Released DL Tony McDaniel. Placed OL JP Flynn on the practice squad injured reserve list.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Waived WR Freddie Martino. Activated WR Mike Evans from a one-game suspension.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed LB Otha Peters to the practice squad.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES — Assigned F Justin Bailey to Rochester (AHL).

CALGARY FLAMES — Assigned D Rasmus Andersson to Stockton (AHL). Activated Travis Hamonic from injured reserve.

American Hockey League

AHL — Suspended Wilkes-Barre/Scranton D Andrey Pedan three games for a charging incident in a Nov. 11 game against Providence; Toronto F Mason Marchment two games for a cross-checking incident in a Nov. 10 game at Binghamton; San Diego F Scott Sabourin two games for a cross-checking incident in a Nov. 10 game against Stockton; and Rochester D Andrew MacWilliam one game for an illegal check to the head of an opponent in a Nov. 11 game at Belleville.

ECHL

ECHL — Suspended Indy F Ryan Rupert four games and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions during a Nov. 12 game at Quad City.

READING ROYALS — Announced G Mark Dekanich was loaned to the team by Lehigh Valley (AHL). Announced D James de Haas was recalled by Lehigh Valley.

Ontario Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS — Acquired D Kade Landry from Barrie for D TJ Fergus and a fourth-round draft pick.

COLLEGE

ARKANSAS — Suspended freshman QB Cole Kelley indefinitely following his weekend arrest on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.