Sports agate — Nov. 8, 2017

Published Nov 8, 2017 at 4:00pm

KING PIN LANES

Crisan/Panek Tuesday Night Classic League

Scott Ingersoll, 300 and 726. Merle Foster, 719; Tyler Sloan, 682; Ed Holmes, 667; Rick Adams, 661; Gary Jordan, 648; Jim Burger, 641; Edwin Chang and Bryan Rondeau, 638s; Steve Snow, 635; Jim Faso, 631; Andy Romano Jr., 626; Paul Panek, 624; Hank Henry, 622; Chuck Martin, 616; Sam Robilotta and Rick Nasci, 615s; Charlie Kipp, 611; Joe Rosati, 606; Larry Guiliano, 605; Kermit Hughes, 601; Josh Talbot, 600.

Tiffany Baker, 248 and 657. Jenn Crisan, 606.

John Lenihan Memorial League

David Goralczyk, 268 and 688. Dave York, 628; Larry DeFrees, 612; Buddy Paprocki, 611; James Miller, 610; Christopher Pape, 600.

Toni Cadrette, 235 and 556.

National Football League

American Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 6 2 0 .750 216 179

Buffalo 5 3 0 .625 174 149

Miami 4 4 0 .500 116 179

N.Y. Jets 4 5 0 .444 191 207

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Tennessee 5 3 0 .625 181 193

Jacksonville 5 3 0 .625 206 117

Houston 3 5 0 .375 229 208

Indianapolis 3 6 0 .333 162 260

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Pittsburgh 6 2 0 .750 167 131

Baltimore 4 5 0 .444 190 171

Cincinnati 3 5 0 .375 129 158

Cleveland 0 8 0 .000 119 202

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Kansas City 6 3 0 .667 253 208

Oakland 4 5 0 .444 196 214

Denver 3 5 0 .375 150 198

L.A. Chargers 3 5 0 .375 150 152

National Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 8 1 0 .889 283 179

Dallas 5 3 0 .625 226 178

Washington 4 4 0 .500 177 194

N.Y. Giants 1 7 0 .125 129 207

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 6 2 0 .750 221 155

Carolina 6 3 0 .667 168 159

Atlanta 4 4 0 .500 170 172

Tampa Bay 2 6 0 .250 158 198

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Minnesota 6 2 0 .750 179 135

Detroit 4 4 0 .500 206 186

Green Bay 4 4 0 .500 181 191

Chicago 3 5 0 .375 134 171

West

W L T Pct PF PA

L.A. Rams 6 2 0 .750 263 155

Seattle 5 3 0 .625 189 149

Arizona 4 4 0 .500 139 201

San Francisco 0 9 0 .000 143 239

Thursday’s Games

Seattle at Arizona, 8:25

Sunday’s Games

Pittsburgh at Indianapolis, 1

Minnesota at Washington, 1

L.A. Chargers at Jacksonville, 1

New Orleans at Buffalo, 1

Green Bay at Chicago, 1

Cincinnati at Tennessee, 1

N.Y. Jets at Tampa Bay, 1

Cleveland at Detroit, 1

Houston at L.A. Rams, 4:05

N.Y. Giants at San Francisco, 4:25

Dallas at Atlanta, 4:25

New England at Denver, 8:30

Bye Week: Baltimore, Kansas City, Oakland, Philadelphia.

Monday’s Games

Miami at Carolina, 8:30

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Tuesday’s Scores

East

Buffalo 38, Bowling Green 28

Midwest

Miami (Ohio) 24, Akron 14

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Tuesday's Scores

East

Buffalo 38, Bowling Green 28

Midwest

Miami (Ohio) 24, Akron 14

COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF

Top 25

Record

1. Georgia 9-0

2. Alabama 9-0

3. Notre Dame 8-1

4. Clemson 8-1

5. Oklahoma 8-1

6. TCU 8-1

7. Miami 8-0

8. Wisconsin 9-0

9. Washington 8-1

10 Auburn 7-2

11. Southern Cal 8-2

12. Michigan St. 7-2

13. Ohio St. 7-2

14. Penn St. 7-2

15. Oklahoma St. 7-2

16. Mississippi St. 7-2

17. Virginia Tech 7-2

18. UCF 8-0

19. Washington St. 8-2

20. Iowa 6-3

21. Iowa St. 6-3

22. Memphis 8-1

23. NC State 6-3

24. LSU 6-3

25. Northwestern 6-3

The College Football Playoff Selection Committee will issue weekly rankings each Tuesday, with the final rankings being announced Sunday, Dec. 3 (Noon EST). The playoff semifinals will match the No. 1 seed vs. the No. 4 seed, and No. 2 will face No. 3. The semifinals will be hosted at the Rose Bowl and Sugar Bowl on Jan. 1, 2018. The championship game will be played on Jan. 8, 2018 at Atlanta.

National Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 15 11 2 2 24 59 42

Toronto 16 9 7 0 18 61 58

Ottawa 14 6 3 5 17 51 47

Detroit 16 8 7 1 17 45 43

Boston 13 6 4 3 15 39 40

Montreal 16 7 8 1 15 44 57

Buffalo 15 5 8 2 12 38 54

Florida 14 4 8 2 10 48 59

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Pittsburgh 17 9 6 2 20 45 59

New Jersey 14 9 4 1 19 50 45

Columbus 16 9 6 1 19 52 46

NY Islanders 15 8 5 2 18 55 48

Washington 16 8 7 1 17 47 51

Philadelphia 15 7 6 2 16 47 43

NY Rangers 16 7 7 2 16 52 55

Carolina 13 5 5 3 13 35 38

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

St. Louis 16 12 3 1 25 53 37

Winnipeg 14 8 3 3 19 46 40

Nashville 15 8 5 2 18 40 42

Colorado 14 8 6 0 16 48 47

Dallas 15 8 7 0 16 42 43

Chicago 15 7 6 2 16 43 36

Minnesota 13 5 6 2 12 40 40

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Los Angeles 15 11 2 2 24 52 34

Vegas 15 9 5 1 19 52 44

Vancouver 15 8 5 2 18 42 37

San Jose 13 8 5 0 16 36 30

Calgary 15 8 7 0 16 38 43

Anaheim 15 6 6 3 15 43 47

Edmonton 14 5 8 1 11 32 44

Arizona 17 2 13 2 6 42 68

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.

Tuesday’s Games

Edmonton 2, N.Y. Islanders 1, OT

Buffalo 3, Washington 1

St. Louis 3, New Jersey 1

Carolina 3, Florida 1

Nashville 3, Columbus 1

Pittsburgh 3, Arizona 1

Montreal 3, Vegas 2

Vancouver 5, Calgary 3

Los Angeles 4, Anaheim 3, OT

Wednesday’s Games

Minnesota at Toronto, 7:30

Boston at N.Y. Rangers, 8

Tampa Bay at San Jose, 10:30

Thursday’s Games

Edmonton at New Jersey, 7

Chicago at Philadelphia, 7

Minnesota at Montreal, 7:30

Arizona at St. Louis, 8

Detroit at Calgary, 9

Vancouver at Anaheim, 10

Tampa Bay at Los Angeles, 10:30

Friday’s Games

Ottawa at Colorado, 2

Boston at Toronto, 7

Florida at Buffalo, 7

Carolina at Columbus, 7

Pittsburgh at Washington, 7

N.Y. Islanders at Dallas, 8:30

Winnipeg at Vegas, 10:30

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MINOR HOCKEY

American Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

WB/Scranton 10 7 2 0 1 15 40 28

Charlotte 11 8 3 0 0 16 43 32

Lehigh Valley 13 8 3 0 2 18 48 44

Providence 11 7 4 0 0 14 33 23

Bridgeport 11 6 5 0 0 12 36 30

Hartford 13 5 7 0 1 11 37 50

Hershey 12 4 6 0 2 10 31 48

Springfield 13 2 10 1 0 5 32 47

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Toronto 12 9 3 0 0 18 40 25

Laval 13 7 4 2 0 16 49 48

Binghamton 9 5 3 1 0 11 30 28

Rochester 11 6 4 0 1 13 33 35

Utica 10 5 4 0 1 11 28 26

Belleville 12 5 6 0 1 11 33 42

Syracuse 12 3 6 1 2 9 31 42

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Rockford 11 7 4 0 0 14 39 28

Milwaukee 10 6 4 0 0 12 34 29

Cleveland 10 5 3 2 0 12 24 25

Manitoba 12 6 4 1 1 14 38 32

Chicago 9 4 4 1 0 9 28 28

Grand Rapids 12 5 6 0 1 11 35 39

Iowa 11 3 6 2 0 8 29 40

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Tucson 9 6 1 2 0 14 31 22

San Antonio 10 7 2 1 0 15 33 24

Stockton 11 7 3 0 1 15 37 28

Bakersfield 10 5 4 1 0 11 25 27

San Diego 10 5 4 1 0 11 35 35

Texas 12 5 6 0 1 11 32 46

San Jose 10 4 5 0 1 9 29 31

Ontario 10 3 6 0 1 7 18 29

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

Tuesday’s Games

No games scheduled

Wednesday’s Games

Lehigh Valley at Bridgeport, 10:30 a.m.

San Antonio at Grand Rapids, 11 a.m.

Chicago at Milwaukee, 11:30 a.m.

Charlotte at Utica, 7

Binghamton at Belleville, 7

Hershey at Springfield, 7:05

Toronto at WB/Scranton, 7:05

Manitoba at Stockton, 10

Texas at San Diego, 10

Thursday’s Games

Rockford at Iowa, 11:30 a.m.

National Basketball Association

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 9 2 .818 —

Toronto 6 4 .600 2.5

New York 6 4 .600 2.5

Philadelphia 6 4 .600 2.5

Brooklyn 4 7 .364 5

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Orlando 6 4 .600 —

Washington 5 5 .500 1

Charlotte 5 6 .455 1.5

Miami 4 6 .400 2

Atlanta 2 9 .182 4.5

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 7 3 .700 —

Indiana 5 6 .455 2.5

Cleveland 5 6 .455 2.5

Milwaukee 4 6 .400 3

Chicago 2 7 .222 4.5

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Houston 8 3 .727 —

Memphis 7 4 .636 1

San Antonio 7 4 .636 1

New Orleans 6 5 .545 2

Dallas 2 10 .167 6.5

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Minnesota 7 3 .700 —

Portland 6 5 .545 1.5

Denver 6 5 .545 1.5

Utah 5 6 .455 2.5

Oklahoma City 4 6 .400 3

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

Golden State 8 3 .727 —

L.A. Clippers 5 5 .500 2.5

L.A. Lakers 5 5 .500 2.5

Phoenix 4 7 .364 4

Sacramento 2 8 .200 5.5

Tuesday’s Games

Cleveland 124, Milwaukee 119

Dallas 113, Washington 99

New Orleans 117, Indiana 112

New York 118, Charlotte 113

Toronto 119, Chicago 114

San Antonio 120, L.A. Clippers 107

Denver 112, Brooklyn 104

Philadelphia 104, Utah 97

Memphis 98, Portland 97

Sacramento 94, Oklahoma City 86

Wednesday’s Games

Indiana at Detroit, 7

New York at Orlando, 7

L.A. Lakers at Boston, 8

Miami at Phoenix, 9

Minnesota at Golden State, 10:30

Thursday’s Games

L.A. Lakers at Washington, 7

New Orleans at Toronto, 7:30

Cleveland at Houston, 8

Philadelphia at Sacramento, 10

Oklahoma City at Denver, 10:30

LPGA Tour

Statistics

Through Nov. 5

Scoring

1, Lexi Thompson, 69.147. 2, Sung Hyun Park, 69.169. 3, In Gee Chun, 69.269. 4, Stacy Lewis, 69.614. 5, So Yeon Ryu, 69.63. 6, Inbee Park, 69.673. 7, Moriya Jutanugarn, 69.699. 8, Shanshan Feng, 69.761. 9, Brooke M. Henderson, 69.856. 10, Lydia Ko, 69.869.

Driving Distance

1, Maude-Aimee Leblanc, 279.3. 2, Joanna Klatten, 278.5. 3, Lexi Thompson, 274.1. 4, Emily Tubert, 271.6. 5, Jessica Korda, 271.5. 6, Angel Yin, 271.4. 7, Yani Tseng, 271.4. 8, Cydney Clanton, 270.6. 9, Sung Hyun Park, 270.4. 10, Sadena Parks, 270.0.

Greens in Regulation

1, Anna Nordqvist, .777. 2, Lexi Thompson, .776. 3, In Gee Chun, .774. 4, So Yeon Ryu, .774. 5, Shanshan Feng, .768. 6, Marina Alex, .767. 7, Sung Hyun Park, .758. 8 (tie), Sei Young Kim and Caroline Masson, .755. 10, Brooke M. Henderson, .748.

Putts per GIR

1, Inbee Park, 1.73. 2, Cristie Kerr, 1.73. 3, Lydia Ko, 1.74. 4, Stacy Lewis, 1.74. 5, Moriya Jutanugarn, 1.74. 6, Lizette Salas, 1.74. 7, Amy Yang, 1.75. 8, Mi Jung Hur, 1.76. 9, Sung Hyun Park, 1.76. 10, Lexi Thompson, 1.76.

Birdies

1, Moriya Jutanugarn, 395. 2, Brooke M. Henderson, 392. 3, Stacy Lewis, 375. 4, Chella Choi, 370. 5, Sung Hyun Park, 356. 6, Lexi Thompson, 349. 7, Sarah Jane Smith, 347. 8, Minjee Lee, 342. 9 (tie), Lizette Salas and Sei Young Kim, 340.

Eagles

1, Nicole Broch Larsen, 13. 2, Nelly Korda, 12. 3, Joanna Klatten, 11. 4 (tie), Angel Yin, Brooke M. Henderson, Stacy Lewis, Jane Park and So Yeon Ryu, 10. 9, 4 tied with 9.

Sand Save Percentage

1, Lexi Thompson, .712. 2, Madelene Sagstrom, .635. 3, Mika Miyazato, .615. 4, Ayako Uehara, .611. 5 (tie), Brianna Do and Bronte Law, .609. 7 (tie), Hyo Joo Kim and Jane Park, .600. 9, Sei Young Kim, .595. 10, Demi Runas, .583.

Rounds Under Par

1, In Gee Chun, .808. 2, Moriya Jutanugarn, .763. 3, Lexi Thompson, .760. 4, Inbee Park, .750. 5, Brooke M. Henderson, .740. 6 (tie), Cristie Kerr and Sung Hyun Park, .740. 8, Sei Young Kim, .732. 9, Hyo Joo Kim, .730. 10, Shanshan Feng, .718.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Thursday

Week 10

Seattle 6 ARIZONA

Sunday

Minnesota 11/2 WASH

CHICAGO 5 Green Bay

Pittsburgh 10 INDANPLIS

JACKSONVILLE 4 LA Chargers

NY Jets 21/2 T. BAY

TENNESSEE 41/2 Cincinnati

New Orleans 21/2 BUFFALO

DETROIT 121/2 Cleveland

LA RAMS 12 Houston

ATLANTA 3 Dallas

NY Giants 1 SAN FRAN

New England 71/2 DENVER

Monday

CAROLINA 9 Miami

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

W. MICH 211/2 Kent St

Toledo 4 OHIO

E. Mich 2 C. MICH

Thursday

NO. ILLINOIS 32 Ball St

APP ST 171/2 Geo South

PITT 91/2 Unc

Friday

Temple 21/2 CINCIN

Washington 6 STANFORD

UNLV 4 Byu

Saturday

Michigan 161/2 MARYLAND

S. CARLNA 71/2 Florida

Va Tech 3 GEO TECH

Tulane 51/2 E. CARLNA

NC St 3 BC

CENT FLA 381/2 Connecticut

SYRACUSE 1 Wake

PENN ST 31 Rutgers

Duke 3 ARMY

OHIO ST 151/2 Michigan St

Indiana 91/2 ILLINOIS

Troy 17 C. CARLNA

Mid Tenn St 131/2 CHARLTTE

AIR FORCE 3 Wyoming

NEVADA 19 San Jose St

x-Texas Tech 71/2 Baylor

KANSAS ST 21/2 W. Virginia

OKLAHOMA 61/2 Tcu

Oklahoma St 61/2 IOWA ST

LOUISVILLE 111/2 Virginia

Notre Dame 3 MIAMI-FLA

NAVY 41/2 Smu

Washington St 1 UTAH

N’WSTERN 5 Purdue

MISSISSIPPI 191/2 UL-Lfayette

MINNESOTA 21/2 Nebraska

Alabama 14 MISS ST

Fla Atlantic 6 LA TECH

So. Miss 101/2 RICE

Usc 131/2 COLORADO

WISCONSIN 121/2 Iowa

Georgia 21/2 AUBURN

MISSOURI 101/2 Tennessee

TEXAS A&M 19 New Mexico

UCLA 21/2 Arizona St

VANDERBILT 21/2 Kentucky

Arkansas St 111/2 S. A’BAMA

Georgia St 51/2 TEXAS ST

NORTH TEXAS 231/2 Utep

TEXAS 331/2 Kansas

MARSHALL 13 W. Kentucky

FLA INTL 91/2 O’ Dominion

UTSA 7 Al-Brmghm

CLEMSON 17 Florida St

LSU 17 Arkansas

ARIZONA 23 Oregon St

Boise St 6 COLOR ST

Fresno St 91/2 HAWAII

x-at AT&T Stadium-Arlington, TX

BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

ORLANDO 5 New York

DETROIT OFF Indiana

BOSTON 9 LA Lakers

Miami 51/2 PHOENIX

GOLDEN ST 101/2 Minnesota

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

TORONTO Even-1/2 Minnesota

NY RANGERS Even-1/2 Boston

SAN JOSE Even-1/2 Tampa Bay

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BASEBALL

American League

DETROIT TIGERS — Named Andrew Graham manager of Erie (EL), Mike Rabelo manager of Lakeland (FSL) and Lance Parrish manager of West Michigan (MWL).

HOUSTON ASTROS — Reinstated RHPs Brady Rodgers, David Paulino and Jandel Gustave from the 60-day DL.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Promoted Terry Bradshaw to hitting coach and Cal Eldred to pitching coach. Named Vance Wilson bullpen coach and Mitch Maier first base coach.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Reinstated RHPs Alex Meyer, Matt Shoemaker, JC Ramirez and Nick Tropeano from the 60-day DL.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Assiged OF Niko Goodrum and LHP Ryan O’Rourke outright to Rochester (IL). Reinstated RHPs Trevor May, Phil Hughes and J.T. Chargois from the 60-day DL.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Assigned OF Zach Vincej outright to Tacoma (PCL).

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Assigned OF Cesar Puello, RHP Shawn Tolleson and C Curt Casali outright to Durham (IL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Assigned C Raffty Lopez and RHPs Luis Santos, Taylor Cole and Leonel Campos outright to Buffalo (IL). Claimed RHP Taylor Guerrieri off waivers from Tampa Bay.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES — Selected the contract of OF Noel Cuevas from Albuquerque (PCL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Assigned OF Pedro Florimon and Jesen Therien outright to Lehigh Valley (IL). Reinstated RHPs Vince Velasquez, Jerad Eickhoff and Zach Eflin from the 60-day DL.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Assigned LHP Dan Runzler outright to Indianapolis (IL). Reinstated 2B Josh Harrison from the 60-day DL.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Reinstated RHP Alex Reyes from the 60-day DL.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA — Fined Charlotte C Dwight Howard $25,000 for making an obscene gesture toward a fan.

PHOENIX SUNS — Traded G Eric Bledsoe to Milwaukee for F/C Greg Monroe and two 2018 draft picks.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CHICAGO BEARS — Placed TE Zach Miller on injured reserve. Signed TE Ben Braunecker. Signed TE Colin Thompson to the practice squad.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Released RB Bronson Hill from the practice squad. Signed G Willie Beavers to the practice squad.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Placed LB Dont’a Hightower on injured reserve. Signed DL Ricky Jean Francois. Re-signed DL Mike Purcell to the practice squad.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Waived DE Jordan Williams and DB Tim Scott. Placed LB Nigel Harris on injured reserve. Reinstated CB Janoris Jenkins from suspension. Signed LB Kelvin Sheppard. Signed LB Deontae Skinner from Oakland’s practice squad.

SAN FRANCISOC 49ERS — Signed DB Antone Exum Jr. to a one-year contract. Placed OL Garry Gilliam on injured reserve.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ARIZONA COYOTES — Assigned G Louis Domingue to Tucson (AHL). Recalled F Michael Sislo from Tucson.

CALGARY FLAMES — Removed F Jaromir Jagr from injured reserve. Assigned F Tanner Glass to Stockton (AHL).

COLORADO AVALANCHE — Reassigned F Vladislav Kamenev to San Antonio (AHL) and F Brady Shaw to Colorado (ECHL).

EDMONTON OILERS — Recalled F Kyle Platzer from Wichita (ECHL) to Bakersfield (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Recalled G Vitek Vanecek from South Carolina (ECHL) to Hershey (AHL).

American Hockey League

HERSHEY BEARS — Assigned F Kelly Zajac to South Carolina (ECHL).

IOWA WILD — Returned F Kyle Bonis from loan to Toledo (ECHL).

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Assigned F Brady Shaw to Colorado (ECHL).

SAN DIEGO GULLS — Recalled D James Melindy from Utah (ECHL).

ECHL

ECHL — Suspended Wheeling F Garrett Meurs one game.

BRAMPTON BEAST — Added G Brandon Billie as emergency backup.

IDAHO STEELHEADS — Traded G Branden Kromm to Quad City.

MANCHESTER MONARCHS — Traded the ECHL rights to G Ryan Faragher to Idaho

LACROSSE

National Lacrosse League

BUFFALO BANDITS — Signed F Jordan Durston to a two-year contract and T Alex Bohl and D Charles Scanlan to one-year contracts.

OLYMPIC SPORTS

USA GYMNASTICS — Named Kerry Perry president and CEO.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

LA GALAXY — D Robbie Rogers announced his retirement.

National Women’s Soccer League

SEATTLE REIGN — Announced Laura Harvey coach and general manager has step down. Named Vlatko Andonovski coach.

COLLEGE

SAINT JOSEPH’S — Named Erin Brooks softball coach.

TEXAS — Suspended CB Holton Hill for the remainder of the season.

UCONN — Announced the retirement of women’s soccer coach Len Tsantiris.