Sports agate — Nov. 8, 2018

Published Nov 8, 2018 at 4:00pm

KING PIN LANES

Autobody Excellence/Cashman League

in memory of Marty Rieck

Jason Burning, 279 and 745. Josh Solon, 698; Rob Taylor, 693; Steve Francis, 685; Eric Van Slyke, 685; Larry Guiliano, 661; Aaron Finster, 640; Rich Evans, 638; Steve Long, 634; Scott Fehlner, 626; John Gennaro III, 622; Brian Schrader, 616; Jesse Menard, 613; Rich LaGoy, 610.

Millie Seaton, 197 and 562.

Happy League

Toni Cadrette and Val Cash, 191 and 502.

National Football League

American Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 7 2 0 .778 270 202

Miami 5 4 0 .556 187 225

N.Y. Jets 3 6 0 .333 198 213

Buffalo 2 7 0 .222 96 241

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 6 3 0 .667 216 184

Tennessee 4 4 0 .500 134 141

Jacksonville 3 5 0 .375 134 170

Indianapolis 3 5 0 .375 231 213

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Pittsburgh 5 2 1 .688 227 188

Cincinnati 5 3 0 .625 221 237

Baltimore 4 5 0 .444 213 160

Cleveland 2 6 1 .278 190 247

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Kansas City 8 1 0 .889 327 226

L.A. Chargers 6 2 0 .750 220 180

Denver 3 6 0 .333 205 213

Oakland 1 7 0 .125 141 252

National Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Washington 5 3 0 .625 160 172

Philadelphia 4 4 0 .500 178 156

Dallas 3 5 0 .375 154 151

N.Y. Giants 1 7 0 .125 150 205

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 7 1 0 .875 279 218

Carolina 6 2 0 .750 220 180

Atlanta 4 4 0 .500 228 226

Tampa Bay 3 5 0 .375 229 275

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 5 3 0 .625 235 153

Minnesota 5 3 1 .611 221 204

Green Bay 3 4 1 .438 192 204

Detroit 3 5 0 .375 180 210

West

W L T Pct PF PA

L.A. Rams 8 1 0 .889 299 200

Seattle 4 4 0 .500 188 156

Arizona 2 6 0 .250 110 199

San Francisco 2 7 0 .222 207 239

Thursday

Carolina at Pittsburgh, 8:20

Sunday

Arizona at Kansas City, 1

Buffalo at N.Y. Jets, 1

Detroit at Chicago, 1

Jacksonville at Indianapolis, 1

Washington at Tampa Bay, 1

New Orleans at Cincinnati, 1

New England at Tennessee, 1

Atlanta at Cleveland, 1

L.A. Chargers at Oakland, 4:05

Miami at Green Bay, 4:25

Seattle at L.A. Rams, 4:25

Dallas at Philadelphia, 8:20

Open: Minnesota, Denver, Baltimore, Houston

Monday

N.Y. Giants at San Francisco, 8:15

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Wednesday’s Scores

Midwest

Miami (Ohio) 30, Ohio 28

N. Illinois 38, Toledo 15

NHL

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 15 11 3 1 23 55 40

Toronto 15 10 5 0 20 51 40

Boston 14 8 4 2 18 39 31

Montreal 15 8 5 2 18 48 45

Buffalo 15 7 6 2 16 43 44

Ottawa 15 6 6 3 15 52 62

Detroit 15 5 8 2 12 40 55

Florida 11 3 5 3 9 34 41

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Islanders 14 8 4 2 18 45 34

Washington 14 7 4 3 17 52 50

Columbus 15 8 6 1 17 50 52

Pittsburgh 14 6 5 3 15 47 47

Philadelphia 15 7 7 1 15 48 56

Rangers 15 7 7 1 15 43 47

Carolina 15 6 7 2 14 40 45

New Jersey 13 6 6 1 13 42 43

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Nashville 15 12 3 0 24 51 31

Minnesota 14 8 4 2 18 43 40

Winnipeg 14 8 5 1 17 41 38

Dallas 15 8 6 1 17 42 40

Colorado 15 7 5 3 17 53 44

Chicago 15 6 6 3 15 46 56

St. Louis 13 5 5 3 13 46 48

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

San Jose 15 8 4 3 19 50 46

Calgary 16 9 6 1 19 54 53

Vancouver 16 9 6 1 19 49 53

Edmonton 15 8 6 1 17 44 46

Anaheim 17 7 7 3 17 41 48

Arizona 13 7 6 0 14 37 29

Vegas 15 6 8 1 13 34 42

Los Angeles 14 5 8 1 11 32 46

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.

Wednesday’s Games

Washington 2, Pittsburgh 1

Nashville 4, Colorado 1

Anaheim 3, Calgary 2

Thursday’s Games

Vancouver at Boston, 7

Edmonton at Florida, 7

Arizona at Philadelphia, 7

Buffalo at Montreal, 7:30

Vegas at Ottawa, 7:30

N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay, 7:30

Carolina at Chicago, 8:30

San Jose at Dallas, 8:30

Minnesota at Los Angeles, 10:30

Friday’s Games

New Jersey at Toronto, 7

Columbus at Washington, 7

N.Y. Rangers at Detroit, 7:30

San Jose at St. Louis, 8

Colorado at Winnipeg, 8

Minnesota at Anaheim, 10

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MINOR HOCKEY

AHL

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Charlotte 11 10 1 0 0 20 42 25

Springfield 10 7 1 0 2 16 43 27

Bridgeport 13 7 5 1 0 15 48 48

Lehigh Valley 11 6 3 1 1 14 43 40

WB/Scranton 11 6 4 0 1 13 39 35

Hershey 14 6 7 0 1 13 32 42

Hartford 14 5 7 1 1 12 41 53

Providence 11 3 7 1 0 7 35 38

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Rochester 13 9 3 1 0 19 50 37

Cleveland 13 7 5 1 0 15 42 45

Binghamton 13 5 6 2 0 12 35 50

Laval 13 5 7 1 0 11 31 34

Utica 13 5 7 1 0 11 37 46

Belleville 12 5 7 0 0 10 35 38

Toronto 10 4 4 0 2 10 41 43

Syracuse 9 4 5 0 0 8 29 31

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Milwaukee 14 8 3 3 0 19 46 39

Chicago 12 8 3 0 1 17 50 35

Iowa 11 8 3 0 0 16 43 26

Rockford 13 6 4 1 2 15 36 36

Manitoba 11 6 5 0 0 12 27 37

Grand Rapids 11 5 5 0 1 11 34 38

Texas 11 4 5 1 1 10 36 41

San Antonio 13 3 10 0 0 6 26 37

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

San Jose 11 9 1 0 1 19 43 21

Tucson 11 7 3 0 1 15 41 37

Colorado 10 6 2 2 0 14 33 30

Bakersfield 9 5 4 0 0 10 35 26

Stockton 11 4 6 1 0 9 33 55

Ontario 10 3 4 2 1 9 39 49

San Diego 9 3 4 1 1 8 33 39

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

Wednesday’s Games

Bridgeport 7, Binghamton 3

Chicago 5, Milwaukee 3

Iowa 3, Rockford 0

Laval 4, Utica 3

Rochester 5, Cleveland 2

Tucson 6, San Diego 3

Thursday’s Games

Bakersfield at Iowa, 11:30 a.m.

Grand Rapids at Manitoba, 8

Friday’s Games

Laval at Cleveland, 7

Hartford at Utica, 7

Toronto at Belleville, 7

WB/Scranton at Providence, 7:05

Springfield at Lehigh Valley, 7:05

Syracuse at Rochester, 7:05

Charlotte at Binghamton, 7:05

Rockford at Milwaukee, 8

San Jose at Tucson, 9:05

Colorado at San Diego, 10

Ontario at Stockton, 10

Wednesday’s Summary

Laval 4, Utica 3


Laval 0 3 1-4
Utica 2 1 0-3

1st Period-1, Utica, Kero 2 (Dahlen, Juolevi), 15:36 (PP). 2, Utica, Kero 3 (Brisebois, Carcone), 16:30 (PP). Penalties-Gadjovich Uti (hooking), 10:56; Chaput Lav (roughing), 11:32; Froese Lav (major - boarding), 13:14; Grenier Lav (high-sticking), 15:26; MacEwen Uti (roughing), 19:55.

2nd Period-3, Laval, Grenier 3 (Froese, Lamarche), 3:00. 4, Laval, Audette 1 (Grenier, Froese), 6:53 (PP). 5, Laval, Alain 1 (Vejdemo), 7:07. 6, Utica, MacEwen 5 (Juolevi, Dahlen), 8:21. Penalties-Sautner Uti (cross-checking), 5:34; Grenier Lav (roughing), 9:13; Chatfield Uti (roughing), 9:13.

3rd Period-7, Laval, Chaput 4 (Evans, Kulak), 8:21. Penalties-Evans Lav (high-sticking), 0:43; Arseneau Uti (high-sticking), 6:20; McEneny Uti (interference), 8:30; MacMaster Uti (high-sticking), 18:50.

Shots on Goal-Laval 9-11-2-22. Utica 14-4-6-24. Power Play Opportunities-Laval 1 / 6; Utica 2 / 4. Goalies-Laval, McNiven 1-2-0 (17 shots-14 saves); Lindgren 4-5-1 (7 shots-7 saves). Utica, Kulbakov 4-3-1 (22 shots-18 saves).

A-3,917

NBA

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Toronto 11 1 .917 —

Boston 6 4 .600 4

Philadelphia 7 5 .583 4

Brooklyn 5 6 .455 5.5

New York 4 8 .333 7

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Charlotte 6 5 .545 —

Miami 5 5 .500 .5

Orlando 4 7 .364 2

Atlanta 3 8 .273 3

Washington 2 8 .200 3.5

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Milwaukee 8 2 .800 —

Indiana 7 5 .583 2

Detroit 5 5 .500 3

Chicago 3 9 .250 6

Cleveland 1 10 .091 7.5

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 6 4 .600 —

Memphis 6 4 .600 —

New Orleans 5 6 .455 1.5

Houston 4 5 .444 1.5

Dallas 3 8 .273 3.5

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Denver 9 2 .818 —

Portland 8 3 .727 1

Oklahoma City 6 4 .600 2.5

Utah 5 6 .455 4

Minnesota 4 8 .333 5.5

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

Golden State 10 1 .909 —

L.A. Clippers 6 4 .600 3.5

Sacramento 6 5 .545 4

L.A. Lakers 5 6 .455 5

Phoenix 2 8 .200 7.5

Wednesday’s Games

Detroit 103, Orlando 96

Oklahoma City 95, Cleveland 86

Miami 95, San Antonio 88

New York 112, Atlanta 107

Memphis 89, Denver 87

New Orleans 107, Chicago 98

Philadelphia 100, Indiana 94

Utah 117, Dallas 102

Toronto 114, Sacramento 105

L.A. Lakers 114, Minnesota 110

Thursday’s Games

Houston at Oklahoma City, 8

Boston at Phoenix, 9

L.A. Clippers at Portland, 10

Milwaukee at Golden State, 10:30

Friday’s Games

Charlotte at Philadelphia, 7

Washington at Orlando, 7

Detroit at Atlanta, 7:30

Indiana at Miami, 8

Brooklyn at Denver, 9

Boston at Utah, 9:30

Minnesota at Sacramento, 10

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Wednesday’s Scores

East

Bucknell 88, St. Bonaventure 85, OT

St. Francis Brooklyn 92, Medgar Evers College 42

St. Peter’s 93, Lafayette 86, OT

South

FAU 98, Florida Institute of Technology 52

FIU 110, Webber International 84

Georgia Southern 139, Carver 51

Howard 115, Washington Adventist University 91

Kennesaw St. 68, Oglethorpe 57

Marshall 105, E. Kentucky 77

Stetson 116, Johnson (FL) 66

William & Mary 79, High Point 69

Midwest

Bradley 74, UW-Parkside 58

Dayton 78, North Florida 70

DePaul 80, Bethune-Cookman 58

Ohio 97, Wilberforce 61

Ohio St. 64, Cincinnati 56

South Dakota 83, York College (NE) 58

Wright St. 96, W. Carolina 73

Southwest

St. Edwards 77, UTSA 76

TCU 66, CS Bakersfield 61

Texas A&M 98, Savannah St. 83

Texas A&M-CC 81, Howard Payne 34

Far West

Arizona 90, Houston Baptist 60

Cal Poly 82, Menlo 75

Colorado St. 100, Colorado Christian 66

Pepperdine 100, Cal State Dominguez Hills 66

Saint Mary’s (Cal) 87, McNeese St. 65

San Jose St. 89, Life Pacific College 72

LPGA Tour

$2.1M Blue Bay LPGA

Wednesday

At Jian Lake Blue Bay Golf Club

Hainan Island, China

Par: 72 (36-36)

First Round

Thidapa Suwannapura 35-33—68 -4

Ariya Jutanugarn 36-33—69 -3

Alena Sharp 35-34—69 -3

Moriya Jutanugarn 37-33—70 -2

Gaby Lopez 32-38—70 -2

P Thanapolboonyaras 35-35—70 -2

Chella Choi 35-35—70 -2

Benyapa Niphatsophon 35-35—70 -2

Jennifer Song 33-37—70 -2

Celine Boutier 36-35—71 -1

Mohan Du 34-37—71 -1

Angel Yin 36-35—71 -1

Jaye Marie Green 35-36—71 -1

Dani Holmqvist 36-35—71 -1

Yu Liu 37-35—72 E

Danielle Kang 36-36—72 E

Wenbo Liu 36-36—72 E

Xiyu Lin 37-35—72 E

Cydney Clanton 38-34—72 E

Su Oh 38-34—72 E

Brittany Marchand 37-35—72 E

Mi Hyang Lee 36-36—72 E

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

PITTSBURGH 4 Carolina

Sunday

NY JETS 7 Buffalo

Atlanta 4 CLEVE

New Orleans 51/2 CINCY

TAMPA BAY 3 Washington

New England 61/2 TENN

GREEN BAY 91/2 Miami

INDIANAPOLIS 3 Jacksonville

CHICAGO 61/2 Detroit

KANSAS CITY 161/2 Arizona

LA Chargers 10 OAKLAND

LA RAMS 10 Seattle

PHILADELPHIA 7 Dallas

Monday

SAN FRANCISCO 3 NY Giants

Bye Week: Baltimore, Denver, Houston, Minnesota.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

NC STATE 17 Wake Forest

Friday

SYRACUSE 21 Louisville

Fresno St 21/2 BOISE ST

Saturday

HOUSTON 41/2 Temple

Michigan 39 RUTGERS

PITTSBURGH 3 Va Tech

Clemson 20 BOSTON CO

TEXAS A&M 12 Mississippi

Kentucky 6 TENN

Byu 14 MASS

VIRGINIA 231/2 Liberty

Troy 1 GA SOUTHERN

IOWA ST 141/2 Baylor

CENT FLORIDA 251/2 Navy

WEST VIRGINIA 111/2 Tcu

GEORGIA TECH 31/2 Miami-Fla

KANSAS ST 101/2 Kansas

E MICHIGAN 13 Akron

INDIANA 1 Maryland

Smu 191/2 UCONN

DUKE 10 N Carolina

OKLAHOMA 20 Okla St

IOWA 11 N’western

CINCINNATI 14 South Fla

Arkansas St 61/2 COAST CAR

TULANE 14 East Caro

UTAH 4 Oregon

Washington St 6 COLORADO

MARSHALL 14 Charlotte

North Texas 141/2 OLD DOM

CENT MICHIGAN 7 Bowling Gr

NEVADA 14 Colorado St

STANFORD 231/2 Oregon St

Middle Tenn St 14 UTEP

GEORGIA 14 Auburn

PENN ST 9 Wisconsin

ALABAMA 24 Miss St

AIR FORCE 131/2 New Mex

MISSOURI 17 Vanderbilt

NEBRASKA 17 Illinois

Purdue 12 MINN

MEMPHIS 151/2 Tulsa

FLORIDA 6 South Caro

SOUTHERN CAL 51/2 California

Texas 2 TEX TECH

Lsu 131/2 ARKANSAS

UTAH ST 31 San Jose St

Appalach St 21 TEXAS ST

UL LAFAYETTE 131/2 Georgia St

FLA ATLANTIC 20 W Kentucky

UL Monroe 61/2 S BAMA

LOUISIANA TECH 25 Rice

Florida Intl 101/2 TEX-SA

NOTRE DAME 171/2 Florida St

ALA BIRM 111/2 S Miss

Ohio St 31/2 MICH ST

ARIZONA ST 121/2 Ucla

SAN DIEGO ST 221/2 Unlv

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Houston 41/2 OK CITY

Boston 91/2 PHOENIX

PORTLAND 5 Clippers

GOLDEN ST OFF Milwaukee

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

ILLINOIS 14 Evansville

CONNECTICUT 12 Morehead St

G WASHINGTON 7 Siena

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

FLORIDA Even-1/2 Edmonton

BOSTON 1-11/2 Vancouver

PHILADELPHIA 1/2-1 Arizona

MONTREAL Even-1/2 Buffalo

TAMPA BAY 1/2-1 Islanders

Vegas Even-1/2 (OTTAWA

CHICAGO Even-1/2 Carolina

San Jose Even-1/2 DALLAS

LOS ANGELES Even-1/2 Minnesota

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BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Promoted Brian O’Halloran and Eddie Romero to executive vice presidents/assistant general managers, Zach Scott to senior vice president/assistant general manager, Raquel Ferreira to senior vice president/major and minor league operations, Brian Abraham to director/minor league operations, Joe McDonald to director/baseball analytics, Mike Regan to director/baseball administration and special projects, Marcus Cuellar to coordinator/player personnel, Alex Gimenez coordinator/major league operations, Patrick McLaughlin to coordinator of Florida baseball operations/minor league video, Justin Horowitz to amateur scouting crosschecker/special projects, Todd Claus and Rolando Pino tlo co-director/international scouting and Brandon Henry to major league assistant trainer. Named Matt Davis area scout/Ohio Valley, JJ Altobelli area scout/southern California, Chris Becerra special assistant/international scouting and Mike Silvestri international crosschecker.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Agreed to terms with LHP CC Sabathia on a one-year contract.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Named Dave Hudgens bench coach.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Named Mike Fast special assistant to the general manager.

MIAMI MARLINS — Named Adrian Lorenzo special assistant/baseball operations and scouting and Nate Adcock, Dana Duquette and Scott Fairbanks area scouts.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Named Derek Hyde vice president of information technology and Sharon McNally vice president of marketing.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Assigned RHP Kazuhisa Makita outright to El Paso (PCL).

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA — Fined Denver C Nikola Jokic $25,000 for using derogatory and offensive language during a postgame interview.

DETROIT PISTONS — Assigned F Henry Ellenson and G Khyri Thomas to Grand Rapids (NBAGL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL — Fined the Miami Dolphins $30,000 and coach Adam Gase $15,000 for an injury report violation a month ago involving QB Ryan Tannehill.

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Released OL Kyle Friend from the practice squad. Signed WR Montay Crockett to the practice squad.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Signed DE Bruce Irvin to a one-year contract.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Placed LB Christian Kirksey and DB E.J. Gaines on injured reserve. Waived DB Denzel Rice. Released OL Jake Eldrenkamp from the practice squad. Signed DB Juston Burris from the N.Y. Jets practice squad and DB Arrion Springs to the practice squad. Claimed DB Phillip Gaines off waivers from Buffalo and DB Jermaine Whitehead from Green Bay.

DETROIT LIONS — Released TE Hakeem Valles from the practice squad. Signed WR Andy Jones to the practice squad.

HOUSTON TEXANS — Waived RB Tyler Ervin. Claimed WR DeAndre Carter off waivers from Philadelphia.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Claimed RB Ameer Abdullah off Detroit waivers. Waived RB Roc Thomas.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed OL Matt Tobin. Signed RB Josh Ferguson to the practice squad.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Agreed to terms with WR Dez Bryant.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NHL — Fined Edmonton F Milan Lucic $10,000 for roughing Tampa Bay F Mathieu Joseph.

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Reassigned C Chase De Leo to San Diego (AHL).

ARIZONA COYOTES — Recalled G Hunter Miska from Tucson (AHL).

BOSTON BRUINS — Recalled F Joona Koppanen from Atlanta (ECHL) to Providence (AHL).

CALGARY FLAMES — Placed F Dillon Dube on injured reserve, retroactive to Saturday. Recalled F Anthony Peluso from Stockton (AHL).

CAROLINA HURRICANES — Assigned F Nicolas Roy to Charlotte (AHL). Recalled Fs Clark Bishop and Phil Di Giuseppe from Charlotte.

DETROIT RED WINGS — Assigned C Christoffer Ehn to Grand Rapids (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERS — Assigned F Nolan Vesey from Bakersfield (AHL) to Wichita (ECHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Recalled Fs Austin Poganski and Tanner Kaspick from Tulsa (ECHL) to San Antonio (AHL).

American Hockey League

ROCKFORD ICEHOGS — Recalled F Connor Moynihan from Indy (ECHL).

ECHL

FORT WAYNE KOMETS — Traded F Thomas Ebbing to Greenville and F Garret Ross to South Carolina.

MANCHESTER MONARCHS — Released F Brendan Collier.

ORLANDO SOLAR BEARS — Loaned F Hunter Fejes to Rockford (AHL).

MOTORSPORTS

NASCAR — Docked Kevin Harvick 40 points and stripped him of his automatic berth in Monster Energy championship race because his winning car failed inspection after Sunday’s race.