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KING PIN LANES

Crescent Girls League

Emily Porter and Kendra Eddy, 290 and 746. Porter, 715.

National Football League

Conference Championships

Sunday, Jan. 24

AFC

Buffalo at Kansas City, 6:30 p.m.

NFC

Tampa Bay at Green Bay, 3 p.m.

Super Bowl

Sunday, Feb. 7

At Tampa, Fla.

TBD, 6:30 p.m.

National Basketball Association

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 8 4 .667 —

Philadelphia 9 5 .643 —

Brooklyn 9 6 .600 1/2

New York 7 8 .467 21/2

Toronto 5 8 .385 31/2

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 6 7 .462 —

Orlando 6 8 .429 1/2

Charlotte 6 8 .429 1/2

Miami 5 7 .417 1/2

Washington 3 8 .273 2

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Milwaukee 9 5 .643 —

Indiana 8 5 .615 1/2

Cleveland 6 7 .462 21/2

Chicago 6 8 .429 3

Detroit 3 10 .231 51/2

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 8 6 .571 —

Memphis 7 6 .538 1/2

Dallas 6 7 .462 11/2

New Orleans 5 7 .417 2

Houston 4 8 .333 3

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Utah 9 4 .692 —

Portland 8 6 .571 11/2

Oklahoma City 6 6 .500 21/2

Denver 6 7 .462 3

Minnesota 3 9 .250 51/2

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Lakers 11 4 .733 —

L.A. Clippers 10 4 .714 1/2

Phoenix 7 5 .583 21/2

Golden State 7 6 .538 3

Sacramento 5 9 .357 51/2

Monday’s Games

New York 91, Orlando 84

Atlanta 108, Minnesota 97

San Antonio 125, Portland 104

Memphis 108, Phoenix 104

Toronto 116, Dallas 93

Brooklyn 125, Milwaukee 123

Chicago 125, Houston 120

Miami 113, Detroit 107

Golden State 115, L.A. Lakers 113

Cleveland at Washington, ppd.

Tuesday’s Games

New Orleans at Utah, late

Oklahoma City at Denver, late

Wednesday’s Games

Boston at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Brooklyn at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Dallas at Indiana, 7 p.m.

Washington at Charlotte, ppd

Detroit at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Miami at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

Orlando at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Phoenix at Houston, 9:30 p.m.

Memphis at Portland, 10 p.m.

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

San Antonio at Golden State, 10 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

L.A. Lakers at Milwaukee, 7:30 p.m.

New Orleans at Utah, 10 p.m.

New York at Golden State, 10 p.m.

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Monday’s Scores

East

La Salle 90, Saint Joseph’s 83

St. John’s 74, UConn 70

Towson 72, UNC-Wilmington 69

South

Alcorn St. 82, Ark.-Pine Bluff 48

ETSU 92, VMI 81

Florida St. 78, Louisville 65

Samford 82, W. Carolina 78

Southern U. 102, MVSU 61

UNC-Greensboro 87, The Citadel 73

Southwest

Baylor 77, Kansas 69

Prairie View 59, Grambling St. 50

Far West

Sacramento St. 70, Idaho St. 65

UNLV 53, New Mexico 46

Wyoming 77, Air Force 58

Tuesday’s Scores

East

Syracuse 83, Miami 57

Towson 78, UNC-Wilmington 74

South

Florida 75, Tennessee 49

Winthrop 72, Presbyterian 58

Midwest

Akron 69, Bowling Green 57

Butler 67, DePaul 53

Kent St. 84, Buffalo 81

Miami (Ohio) 81, Ball St. 71

Michigan 87, Maryland 63

Missouri 81, South Carolina 70

Purdue 67, Ohio St. 65

Southwest

Oklahoma 76, Kansas St. 50

Far West

Oregon St. 58, USC 56

Tuesday’s Summary

Syracuse 83, Miami 57

MIAMI (6-6)

Walker 5-9 3-4 13, Brooks 3-6 0-0 6, Beverly 1-5 1-2 3, Olaniyi 2-5 0-0 4, Wong 5-16 3-5 16, Timberlake 2-5 0-0 4, McGusty 3-7 2-2 9, Cross 0-3 0-0 0, Gak 0-0 0-0 0, Herenton 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 22-57 9-13 57.

SYRACUSE (7-4)

Dolezaj 0-1 0-0 0, Griffin 2-8 0-0 5, Guerrier 8-10 2-2 18, Boeheim 9-17 1-1 23, Girard 8-14 2-2 23, Edwards 2-4 3-4 7, Richmond 3-6 1-2 7, Braswell 0-1 0-0 0, Feldman 0-0 0-0 0, Giancola 0-0 0-0 0, LaValle 0-0 0-0 0, Owens 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 32-61 9-11 83.

Halftime_Syracuse 36-22. 3-Point Goals_Miami 4-27 (Wong 3-13, McGusty 1-5, Walker 0-1, Beverly 0-2, Cross 0-3, Olaniyi 0-3), Syracuse 10-25 (Girard 5-9, Boeheim 4-8, Griffin 1-5, Braswell 0-1, Guerrier 0-1, Richmond 0-1). Rebounds_Miami 29 (Brooks 6), Syracuse 28 (Guerrier 8). Assists_Miami 9 (Beverly 3), Syracuse 18 (Richmond 7). Total Fouls_Miami 12, Syracuse 12.

National Hockey League

Monday’s Games

Columbus 3, Detroit 2

N.Y. Islanders 1, Boston 0

Toronto 3, Winnipeg 1

Buffalo 6, Philadelphia 1

Carolina 4, Nashville 2

St. Louis 5, San Jose 4

Calgary 5, Vancouver 2

Montreal 3, Edmonton 1

Anaheim 1, Minnesota 0

Vegas 4, Arizona 2

Tuesday’s Games

New Jersey 4, N.Y. Rangers 3

Philadelphia 3, Buffalo 0

Florida 5, Chicago 4, OT

Pittsburgh 5, Washington 4, OT

Winnipeg 4, Ottawa 3, OT

Detroit 3, Columbus 2

Colorado at Los Angeles, late

Carolina at Nashville, ppd.

Wednesday’s Games

Edmonton at Toronto, 7 p.m.

San Jose at St. Louis, 9 p.m.

Minnesota at Anaheim, 9:30 p.m.

Arizona at Vegas, 10 p.m.

Montreal at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Florida at Carolina, 7 p.m.

New Jersey at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Boston, 7 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Columbus, 7 p.m.

Winnipeg at Ottawa, 7 p.m.

Montreal at Vancouver, 9:30 p.m.

Colorado at Los Angeles, 10 p.m.

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COLLEGE HOCKEY

Monday’s Scores

East

Boston U. 4, UMass 3, OT

Midwest

North Dakota 5, Denver 1

Omaha 3, Colorado College 2

Tuesday’s Score

East

Mercyhurst 3, Robert Morris 2, OT

PGA Tour Statistics

Through Jan. 17

FedExCup Season Points

1, Dustin Johnson, 1,018. 2, Harris English, 960. 3, Joaquin Niemann, 826. 4, Justin Thomas, 784. 5, Bryson DeChambeau, 783. 6, Stewart Cink, 737. 7, Patrick Cantlay, 717. 8, Viktor Hovland, 706. 9, Carlos Ortiz, 686. 10, Kevin Na, 627.

Scoring Average

1, Dustin Johnson, 68.288. 2, John Huh, 69.192. 3, Bryson DeChambeau, 69.204. 4, Justin Thomas, 69.326. 5, Harris English, 69.329. 6, Padraig Harrington, 69.365. 7, Joaquin Niemann, 69.368. 8, Russell Henley, 69.395. 9, Will Zalatoris, 69.556. 10, Xander Schauffele, 69.595.

Driving Distance

1, Bryson DeChambeau, 329.2. 2, Rory McIlroy, 322.7. 3 (tie), Cameron Champ and Wyndham Clark, 318.0. 5, Sam Burns, 317.5. 6, William Gordon, 314.9. 7, Dustin Johnson, 314.4. 8, Cameron Davis, 314.1. 9, Will Zalatoris, 314.0. 10, Dylan Frittelli, 312.8.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1, Matt Kuchar, 74.34%. 2, Webb Simpson, 73.21%. 3, Brendon Todd, 72.77%. 4, James Hahn, 72.70%. 5, Mike Weir, 72.32%. 6, Jazz Janewattananond, 72.06%. 7, Abraham Ancer, 71.90%. 8, Martin Laird, 71.61%. 9, Jim Furyk, 71.43%. 10, Russell Henley, 71.35%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1, Matthew NeSmith, 79.04%. 2, Jim Furyk, 77.78%. 3, Martin Laird, 77.02%. 4, Dustin Johnson, 76.04%. 5, Sam Burns, 75.93%. 6, Emiliano Grillo, 75.82%. 7, Russell Knox, 75.69%. 8, Stewart Cink, 75.60%. 9, James Hahn, 75.51%. 10, Justin Suh, 74.44%.

Total Driving

1, Sam Burns, 58. 2, Jon Rahm, 59. 3, Dustin Johnson, 63. 4, Rory McIlroy, 78. 5, Scottie Scheffler, 80. 6, Joaquin Niemann, 85. 7, Jason Kokrak, 90. 8, James Hahn, 91. 9, Sungjae Im, 105. 10, Corey Conners, 113.

SG-Putting

1, Andy Ogletree, 2.837. 2, Peter Malnati, 1.303. 3, Ollie Schniederjans, 1.261. 4, Sahith Theegala, 1.212. 5, Zack Sucher, 1.174. 6, Ben Taylor, 1.071. 7, Brendon Todd, 1.061. 8, Johnson Wagner, 1.060. 9, David Hearn, .986. 10, Patrick Reed, .980.

Birdie Average

1, Justin Thomas, 5.33. 2, Ryan Palmer, 5.32. 3, Patrick Reed, 5.19. 4, Rory McIlroy, 5.13. 5, Joaquin Niemann, 5.09. 6, Harris English, 5.03. 7 (tie), Harry Higgs and Xander Schauffele, 5.00. 9, Daniel Berger, 4.88. 10, Peter Malnati, 4.86.

Eagles (Holes per)

1, Bryson DeChambeau, 41.1. 2, Matthew Wolff, 46.3. 3, Cameron Champ, 51.4. 4, Bubba Watson, 57.6. 5 (tie), Jon Rahm, Xander Schauffele and Justin Suh, 60.0. 8, Kristoffer Ventura, 61.7. 9, Louis Oosthuizen, 64.8. 10, Ryan Palmer, 66.0.

Sand Save Percentage

1, Brooks Koepka, 90.91%. 2, Sahith Theegala, 81.82%. 3, Scott Piercy, 78.79%. 4, Vaughn Taylor, 78.26%. 5, Jim Furyk, 75.00%. 6 (tie), Tyrrell Hatton and Sean O’Hair, 73.33%. 8, Denny McCarthy, 73.08%. 9, 2 tied with 72.73%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Dustin Johnson, 254. 2, Xander Schauffele, 351. 3, Joaquin Niemann, 365. 4, Justin Thomas, 392. 5, Sam Burns, 393. 6, James Hahn, 396. 7, Webb Simpson, 402. 8, Jon Rahm, 420. 9, Collin Morikawa, 437. 10, Russell Henley, 449.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Sunday

Conference Championships

GREEN BAY 3 Tampa Bay

KANSAS CITY 3 Buffalo

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

PHILADELPHIA 5 Boston

Brooklyn 9 CLEVLND

INDIANA 1 Dallas

ATLANTA 6 Detroit

TORONTO 51/2 Miami

Orlando 3 MINN

Phoenix 6 HOUSTON

PORTLAND 11/2 Memphis

LA CLIPPERS 101/2 Sacramento

GOLDEN ST 1 San Antonio

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

DAVIDSON 161/2 Fordham

W. CAROLINA 1 E. Tenn St

ST. BONNIES 21/2 Vcu

Rhode Island 41/2 DUQUESNE

GA TECH 1 Clemson

Mercer 6 CITADEL

Loyola Chi 12 VALPO

Furman 91/2 VMI

G. MASON 61/2 St. Joseph’s

Kentucky 3 GEORGIA

N. CAROLINA 111/2 W. Forest

HOUSTON 121/2 Tulsa

SAMFORD 1 Chattanooga

Colorado 121/2 WASH

CREIGHTON 10 Providence

ARKANSAS 41/2 Auburn

Bradley 81/2 ILLINOS ST

WISCONSIN 111/2 N’western

BOISE ST 14 Fresno St

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

TORONTO Even-1/2 Edmonton

ST. LOUIS 1/2-1 San Jose

Minnesota Even-1/2 ANAHEIM

Montreal Even-1/2 VANCUVR

VEGAS 1/2-1 Arizona

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Monday

BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with RHP Thomas Eshelman on a minor league contract.

BOSTON RED SOX — Traded INF C.J. Chatham to Philadelphia for player to be named later or cash considerations.

National League

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Agreed to terms with RHP Archie Bradley. Designated RF Kyle Garlick for assignment.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed S Elijah Benton, WRs Ja’Marcus Bradley and Derrick Willies, TEs Jordan Franks and Kyle Markway, CB A.J. Green, G Cordel Iwuagwu, WB Kyle Lauletta, DE Cameron Malveaux, K Matt McCrane, LB Montrel Meander, C Javon Patterson, FB Johnny Stanton and T Alex Taylor to reserve/futures contracts.

LOS ANGELES RAMS — Signed DTs Eric Banks and Marquise Copeland, TE Kendall Blanton, DBs Donte Deayon and Tyrique McGhee, G Jamil Demby, LS Colin Holba, WR J.J. Koski, K Austin MacGinnis, QB Bryce Perkins, LB Christian Rozeboom, DL Jonah Williams and P Brandon Wright to reserve/futures contracts.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Promoted Mike McDaniel to offensive coordinator and DeMeco Ryans to defensive coordinator.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Designated DT Vita Vea to return from injured reserve.

Canadian Football League

OTTAWA REDBLACKS — Re-signed LB Jerod Fernandez, WR Jalen Saunders and RB Timothy Flanders.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BOSTON BRUINS — Activated Cs Jack Studnicka and Trent Frederic from the taxi squad.

CALGARY FLAMES — Waived D Michael Stone.

DETROIT RED WINGS — Activated RW Michael Rasmusssen from the taxi squad.

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Activated D Alexander Romanov from the taxi squad

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Claimed G Aaron Dell off waivers from Toronto.

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Activated D Jake Walman from the taxi squad. Designated LW MacKenzie MacEachern for assignment.

SAN JOSE SHARKS — Activated C Fredrik Handermark from the taxi squad.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Activated C Adam Brooks from the taxi squad.

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS — Activated D Nicolas Hague from the taxi squad.

WINNIPEG JETS — Activated LW Kristian Vesalainen and D Ville Heinola from the taxi squad.

Tuesday

BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

American League

MINNESOTA TWINS — Named Toby Gardenhire manger, Matt Borgschulte hitting coach, Mike McCarthy and Cibney Bello pitching coaches, Jason Kirkman trainer, Tyler Smarslock infield coach and Jacob Dean strength and conditioning coach of the St. Paul Saints (AAA); Raon Borrego manager, Ryan Smith hitting coach, Luis Ramirez and Virgil Vasquez pitching coaches and Joe Mangiameli catching coach, Chris McNeely trainer and Travis Koon strength and conditioning coach for the Wichita Wind Surge (AA); Brian Dinkelman manager, Bryce Berge hitting coach, Mark Moriarty and Richard Salazar pitching coaches, Jairo Rodriguez hitting coach and Colin Feikles strength and conditioning coach of the Cedar Rapids Kernals(A); Aaron Sutton manager, Shawn Schlecter hitting coach, Jared Gaynor, Calvin Maduro and Dan Urbina pitching coaches, Yeison Perez and Brad McKenney catching coaches, Anders Dzura rehab pitching coach Asja Morello and Matt Smith trainers, Christian Hintz physical therapist and Mitchel Ho strength and conditioning coach for GCL Twins; Seth Feldman manager, Ricardo Nanita and Steven Rosen hitting coaches, Kevin Rodriguez and Joey Skracic pitching coaches, Jimmy Alvarez assistant coach, Mario Rivera and Carlos Frias trainers, Wladimir Rorales, Juan Carloc Pinto and Miguel Cabrera strength and conditioning coaches of the DSL Twins; Alex Hassan director of player development, Drew MacPhail, Tommy Bergjans and Mauricio Mena assistant directors of player development.

TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Hunter Wood on a minor league contract.

National League

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Acquired RHP Joe Musgrove from Pittsburgh in exchange for LHP Joey Lucchesi to NY Mets and LHP Omar Cruz, RHPs David Bednar and Drake Fellows anc OF Hudson Head to Pittsburgh.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Acquired C Endy Rodriguez from NY Mets.

BASKETBALL

NBA G LEAGUE

WESTCHESTER KNICKS — Named Jaren Jackson Sr. assistant coach and promoted Ryan Borges to assistant general manager.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ATLANTA FALCONS — Named Terry Fontenot general manager.

BALTIMORE RAVENS — Released RB Mark Ingram.

BUFFALO BILLS — Waived LB Del’Shawn Phillips from injured reserve.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed RB John Kelly to a reserve/futures contract.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Named Lemuel Jeanpierre offensive line coach. Announced offensive line coach Steve Marshall has left the coaching staff.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Named Karen Wilkins-Mickey vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Promoted LB Deone Bucannon to the active roster. Placed LB Jack Cichy on injured reserve. Designated RB Kenjon Barner to return from injured reserve.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Agreed to terms with OL Pat Neufeld on a one-year contract extension.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES — Recalled F Rasmus Asplund from the minor league taxi squad.

COLORADO AVALANCHE — Announced D Greg Pateryn was traded to Minnesota for D Ian Cole.

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Designated G Sam Montembeault for assignment taxi squad.

LOS ANGELES KINGS — Recalled C Lias Anderson from the minor league taxi squad.

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Designated C Jesperi Kotkaniemi for assignment taxi squad.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Assigned RW Travis Boyd to Toronto (AHL).

COLLEGE

BIG TEN CONFERENCE — Announced an institutional fine and reprimand of Jim Ferry, Penn State’s head basketball coach, for violating its sportsmanship policy in a game on Jan. 17.

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