Sports agate — Feb. 17, 2021

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National Basketball Association

Monday’s Games

Washington 131, Houston 119

Chicago 120, Indiana 112, OT

New York 123, Atlanta 112

Utah 134, Philadelphia 123

Brooklyn 136, Sacramento 125

Golden State 129, Cleveland 98

L.A. Clippers 125, Miami 118

Tuesday’s Games

Boston 112, Denver 99

New Orleans 144, Memphis 113

Portland 115, Oklahoma City 104

L.A. Lakers 112, Minnesota 104

Toronto 124, Milwaukee 113

Brooklyn at Phoenix, late

San Antonio at Detroit, ppd.

Wednesday’s Games

New York at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Atlanta at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Houston at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.

Denver at Washington, 8 p.m.

Indiana at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Memphis, 9 p.m.

Portland at New Orleans, 9 p.m.

Miami at Golden State, 10 p.m.

Utah at L.A. Clippers, 10 p.m.

Chicago at Charlotte, ppd.

San Antonio at Cleveland, ppd.

Detroit at Dallas, ppd.

Thursday’s Games

Toronto at Milwaukee, 7:30 p.m.

Brooklyn at L.A. Lakers, 10 p.m.

Miami at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Monday’s Scores

South

Chattanooga 53, ETSU 51

E. Kentucky 83, Tennessee Tech 72

Florida St. 81, Virginia 60

Longwood 83, Hampton 73

Presbyterian 75, SC-Upstate 65

Stephen F. Austin 89, New Orleans 79

Midwest

Murray St. 86, SIU-Edwardsville 57

Far West

Washington 65, Washington St. 63

Tuesday’s Scores

East

Maryland 64, Nebraska 50

Rhode Island 91, Dayton 89, 2OT

UConn 73, Providence 61

Wagner 61, Mount St. Mary’s 39

Midwest

Akron 81, N. Illinois 76

Kent St. 76, W. Michigan 69

Purdue 75, Michigan St. 65

Toledo 87, Miami (Ohio) 75

South

Arkansas 75, Florida 64

Georgia 80, Missouri 70

Tulsa 72, Temple 66

Southwest

Oklahoma St. 76, Iowa St. 58

National Hockey League

Monday’s Games

Arizona 1, St. Louis 0

N.Y. Islanders 3, Buffalo 1

Florida 6, Tampa Bay 4

Carolina 7, Columbus 3

Ottawa 6, Toronto 5, OT

Chicago 3, Detroit 2, OT

Winnipeg 6, Edmonton 5

Calgary 4, Vancouver 3, OT

San Jose 3, Anaheim 2

New Jersey at Boston, ppd.

Nashville at Dallas, ppd.

Tuesday’s Games

N.Y. Islanders 3, Buffalo 0

Washington 3, Pittsburgh 1

New Jersey 5, N.Y. Rangers 2

Colorado at Vegas, late

Minnesota at Los Angeles, late

Nashville at Dallas, ppd.

Wednesday’s Games

Florida at Carolina, 5 p.m.

Ottawa at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Chicago at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Vancouver at Calgary, 10 p.m.

Winnipeg at Edmonton, 10 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Buffalo at Washington, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Islanders at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Nashville at Columbus, 7 p.m.

New Jersey at Boston, 7 p.m.

Ottawa at Toronto, 7 p.m.

San Jose at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Los Angeles at Arizona, 9 p.m.

Minnesota at Anaheim, 10 p.m.

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American Hockey League

Monday’s Games

Toronto 3, Manitoba 2

Tuesday’s Games

Chicago 3, Rockford 2

Belleville 4, Laval 1

Toronto 6, Manitoba 2

San Jose at Texas, ppd.

Wednesday’s Games

Hartford at Bridgeport, 1 p.m.

Hershey at Binghamton, 7 p.m.

Syracuse at Utica, 7 p.m.

Colorado at Ontario, 9 p.m.

Henderson at Stockton, 9 p.m.

San Diego at Bakersfield, 10 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Grand Rapids at Rockford, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Manitoba, 7 p.m.

Utica at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

San Jose at Tucson, 8:30 p.m.

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COLLEGE HOCKEY

Monday’s Score

Midwest

Michigan St. 2, Arizona St. 1

Tuesday’s Scores

East

Bentley 5, Sacred Heart 4, OT

Canisius 5, Mercyhurst 4, OT

Midwest

Lake Superior St. 3, Michigan Tech 1

Ala.-Huntsville 3, N. Michigan 1

PGA Tour Statistics

Through Feb. 14

FedExCup Season Points

1, Patrick Cantlay, 1,179. 2, Xander Schauffele, 1,036. 3, Dustin Johnson, 1,018. 4, Harris English, 960. 5, Viktor Hovland, 873. 6, Justin Thomas, 840. 7, Carlos Ortiz, 829. 8, Joaquin Niemann, 826. 9, Bryson DeChambeau, 783. 10, Daniel Berger, 782.

Scoring Average

1, Dustin Johnson, 68.288. 2, Bryson DeChambeau, 69.204. 3, Justin Thomas, 69.343. 4, Xander Schauffele, 69.356. 5, Joaquin Niemann, 69.368. 6, Russell Henley, 69.671. 7, Rory McIlroy, 69.768. 8, Webb Simpson, 69.783. 9, Harris English, 69.805. 10, Tony Finau, 69.822.

Driving Distance

1, Bryson DeChambeau, 329.2. 2, Rory McIlroy, 323.7. 3, Cameron Champ, 319.0. 4, Wyndham Clark, 317.9. 5, Matthew Wolff, 314.7. 6 (tie), Luke List and Davis Riley, 314.5. 8, Dustin Johnson, 314.4. 9, Will Gordon, 313.6. 10, 2 tied with 312.7.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1, Jim Furyk, 76.79%. 2, Ryan Moore, 76.43%. 3, Brendon Todd, 72.42%. 4, Matt Kuchar, 72.22%. 5 (tie), Abraham Ancer and Jazz Janewattananond, 72.06%. 7, Webb Simpson, 71.88%. 8, Brian Stuard, 71.58%. 9, Martin Laird, 71.56%. 10, Ryan Armour, 71.52%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1, Jim Furyk, 77.78%. 2, Matthew NeSmith, 77.16%. 3, Russell Knox, 76.17%. 4, Dustin Johnson, 76.04%. 5, Emiliano Grillo, 74.75%. 6, Stewart Cink, 74.67%. 7, Russell Henley, 74.65%. 8, Viktor Hovland, 74.60%. 9, Martin Laird, 74.44%. 10, Collin Morikawa, 74.31%.

Total Driving

1, Scottie Scheffler, 62. 2, Dustin Johnson, 70. 3, Joaquin Niemann, 88. 4, Jon Rahm, 98. 5, Paul Casey, 99. 6, Sungjae Im, 101. 7, Jason Kokrak, 103. 8, Brendan Steele, 106. 9, James Hahn, 107. 10, Corey Conners, 109.

SG-Putting

1, Andy Ogletree, 1.683. 2, Patrick Reed, 1.282. 3, Peter Malnati, 1.187. 4, Brendon Todd, 1.162. 5, Xander Schauffele, 1.140. 6, Louis Oosthuizen, 1.110. 7, Justin Suh, 1.057. 8, Johnson Wagner, .938. 9, J.T. Poston, .929. 10, Ben Martin, .921.

Birdie Average

1, Justin Thomas, 5.32. 2, Joaquin Niemann, 5.09. 3, Ryan Palmer, 5.07. 4, Patrick Reed, 5.05. 5 (tie), Rory McIlroy and Xander Schauffele, 4.96. 7, Patrick Cantlay, 4.94. 8, Anirban Lahiri, 4.75. 9, Harris English, 4.74. 10, Cameron Davis, 4.71.

Eagles (Holes per)

1, Bryson DeChambeau, 41.1. 2, Kristoffer Ventura, 60.0. 3, Matthew Wolff, 60.8. 4, Justin Suh, 63.0. 5, Cameron Champ, 66.9. 6 (tie), MJ Daffue, Xander Schauffele and Peter Uihlein, 72.0. 9, Patton Kizzire, 75.6. 10, 2 tied with 78.0.

Sand Save Percentage

1, Ben Taylor, 73.53%. 2, Tyrrell Hatton, 73.33%. 3, Viktor Hovland, 72.00%. 4, Brooks Koepka, 70.83%. 5, Scott Piercy, 70.73%. 6, Kevin Chappell, 67.86%. 7 (tie), Jim Furyk, Padraig Harrington and Xander Schauffele, 66.67%. 10, Cameron Smith, 66.07%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Dustin Johnson, 223. 2, Xander Schauffele, 251. 3, Justin Thomas, 306. 4, Joaquin Niemann, 322. 5, Tony Finau, 326. 6, Daniel Berger, 362. 7, Webb Simpson, 371. 8, Collin Morikawa, 372. 9, Viktor Hovland, 388. 10, Tyrrell Hatton, 406.

Home team in caps

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

ORLANDO 31/2 New York

Denver 51/2 WASH

PHILADELPHIA 7 Houston

BOSTON 6 Atlanta

NEW ORLEANS 3 Portland

Indiana 5 MINN

GOLDEN ST 2 Miami

Utah 6 CLIPPERS

CHICAGO 21/2 Detroit

MEMPHIS 41/2 Ok City

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Iona 4 QUINN

PITTSBURGH 31/2 Nc St

INDIANA ST 71/2 Evansville

ST. BONNIES 181/2 Fordham

BUTLER 11/2 Marquette

LOUISVILLE 5 Syracuse

FURMAN 151/2 Samford

C.L FLORIDA 3 So. Florida

VCU 31/2 Richmond

CHATTANOOGA 8 W. Carolina

NC Greensboro 31/2 VMI

EAST TENN ST 51/2 Mercer

Kentucky 4 VANDY

WOFFORD 9 Citadel

MARYLAND 91/2 Nebraska

SOUTHERN CAL 111/2 Arizona St

LOYOLA CHI 201/2 Valparaiso

Drake 51/2 NO. IOWA

Kansas 13 KANSAS ST

Wyoming 51/2 N. MEXICO

SETON HALL 13 DePaul

Duke 5 WAKE

BOISE ST 11/2 Utah St

INDIANA 41/2 Minnesota

Missouri St 51/2 S. ILLINOIS

TENNESSEE 101/2 S. Carolina

N. CAROLINA 15 N’eastern

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

TORONTO 11/2-2 Ottawa

Chicago Even-1/2 DETROIT

CALGARY Even-1/2 Vancouver

EDMONTON Even-1/2 Winnipeg

CAROLINA Even-1/2 Florida

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Monday

BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with OF Billy Hamilton on a minor league contract.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Agreed to terms with LHP Andrew Vasquez, RHPs Matt Canterino, Tom Hackimer, Robinson Leyer, Ryan Mason, Chandler Shepherd and Josh Winder, Cs Alex Isola and Kyle Schmidt, 3Bs Drew Maggi and Jose Miranda and 1Bs Aaron Sabato, Chris Williams and Zander Wiel.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Traded OF Derek Fisher to Milwaukee in exchange for cash considerations and a player to be named later.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Agreed to terms with INF Jason Kipnis on a minor league contract.

CHICAGO CUBS — Named Jared Banner vice president of special projects in the baseball operations department.

COLORADO ROCKIES — Agreed to terms with C.J. Cron on a minor league contract.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Agreed to terms with C Austin Barnes on a two-year contract. Agreed to terms with RHP Jimmy Nelson on a minor league contract.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Agreed to terms with OF Travis Jankowski on a minor league contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Named Kelly Jones chief people officer.

WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM — Named Chris Polian director of professional personnel.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Assigned D Frederic Alard to Chicago (AHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Recalled G Aaron Dell from his conditioning loan. Reassigned G Gilles Senn and D Josh Jacobs from the taxi squad to Binghamton (AHL).

COLLEGE

NOTRE DAME — Promoted Brian Polian to football associate head coach and Mike Elston to football recruiting and run game coordinator.

Tuesday

BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms with RHP Hirokazu Sawamura on a two-year contract. Designated LHP Jeffrey Springs for assignment.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with RHP Blake Parker on a minor league contract.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Agreed to terms with RHP Mike Fiers on a one-year contract.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS — Agreed to terms with RHP Cam Bedrosian on a minor league contract.

NEW YORK METS — Assigned RHP Corey Oswalt outright to Syracuse (Triple-A East). Released RHP Brad Brach.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Agreed to terms with C Jeff Mathis on a minor league contract.

TEXAS RANGERS — Acquired RHP Josh Sborz from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for minor league RHP Jhan Zambrano. Designated RHP Jimmy Herget for assignment.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

BROOKLYN NETS — Placed F/C Norvel Pelle on waivers.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Named Quentin Harris vice president of player personnel, Adrian Wilson vice president of pro personnel, Matt Caracciolo vice president of football operations and facilities, Dru Grigson director of player personnel and Andrew Casking to pro scouting.

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Released DT Kawann Short.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Signed K Jason Sanders to a five-year contract.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Claimed DB Shakial Taylor off NY Giants waivers.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES — Recalled F Rasmus Asplund from the minor league taxi squad. Assigned F Steven Fogarty and D Brandon Davidson to the taxi squad.

DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned LW Givani Smith and RW Evgeny Svechnikov to Grand Rapids (AHL) from the taxi squad.

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Named Scott Clemmensen director/goaltending development, Kate Madigan executive director hockey management/operations and Jim Mill director of pro scouting. Assigned F Jesper Boqvist to Binghamton (AHL). Recalled Ds Colton White and Jeremy Groleau and G Evan Cormier and from Binghamton to the taxi squad. Recalled Fs Mikhail Maltsev and Nick Merkley from the taxi squad.

American Hockey League

AHL — Suspended F Garrett Mitchel from Rockford for one game as a consequence of an illegal check to the head in a game against Iowa on Feb. 13.

COLLEGE

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE — Named Jake Breske director of player personnel, Chanelle-Smith Walker director of content and Jessica Stinger assistant director of recruiting.

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