On deck

Wednesday

Boys basketball: Sisters at Redmond, 7:30 p.m.; La Pine at Henley, 7:30 p.m.; Central Christian at Culver, 6 p.m.; Rogue Valley Adventist at Trinity Lutheran, 6 p.m.

Girls basketball: Sisters at Redmond, 5:45 p.m.; La Pine at Henley, 6 p.m.; Central Christian at Culver JV, 4:30 p.m.

Thursday

Boys basketball: Madras JV at Culver, 7 p.m.

Girls basketball: Madras JV at Culver, 5:30 p.m.

Wrestling: Ridgeview at Mountain View, 6 p.m.; Crook County at Columbia (Idaho), TBA

Friday

Boys basketball: Ridgeview at Bend, 7 p.m.; Redmond at Summit, 7 p.m;. Madras at Mountain View, 7 p.m.; Burns at Sisters, 7 p.m.; Sweet Home at Crook County, 7 p.m.; La Pine at Creswell, 7:30 p.m.; Gilchrist at North Lake, 6:30 p.m.

Girls basketball: Bend at Ridgeview, 7 p.m.; Mountain View at Madras, 7 p.m.; Summit at Redmond, 7 p.m.; Sisters at Burns, 6:30 p.m.; Sweet Home at Crook County, 5:30 p.m.; La Pine at Creswell, 6 p.m.; Gilchrist at North Lake, 5 p.m.

Wrestling: Sunnyslope (Ariz.) at Bend, 7 p.m.; Crook County at Rollie Lane Invitational in Nampa, Idaho, TBA; Culver at Jo Hi Invitational, 11 a.m.

Saturday

Boys basketball: Central Christian at Prospect, 2:30 p.m.; Gilchrist at Paisley, 3:30 p.m.

Girls basketball: Central Christian at Prospect, 1 p.m.; Gilchrist at Paisley, 2 p.m.

Wrestling: Bend, Mountain View, Ridgeview, Summit, Madras, Sisters, La Pine at Bend Invite, TBA; Crook County at Rollie Lane Invitational in Nampa, Idaho, TBA; Culver at Jo Hi Invitational, TBA; Gilchrist at High Desert Classic in Klamath Falls, TBA

Swimming: Redmond, Summit, Madras, Sisters at Jay Rowan Invitational at Cascade Swim Center, TBA; Bend at Lebanon Invite, TBA

Alpine skiing: OSSA at Lava Bear Icebreaker at Mt. Bachelor, giant slalom, 10 a.m.

Nordic skiing: OISRA Northern League at Teacup, classic, 11 a.m.; OISRA Southern League at Diamond Lake, classic and skate, noon

Hockey

NHL

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

All Times PST

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Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 39 29 8 2 60 146 93

Boston 38 22 10 6 50 119 95

Toronto 41 23 16 2 48 135 120

Florida 39 17 17 5 39 109 126

Detroit 38 15 16 7 37 104 119

Montreal 40 16 20 4 36 101 126

Ottawa 37 12 17 8 32 98 128

Buffalo 39 10 20 9 29 86 129

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Washington 41 25 13 3 53 128 117

New Jersey 39 22 10 7 51 123 116

Columbus 41 23 15 3 49 115 115

N.Y. Rangers 39 21 13 5 47 123 109

Carolina 39 18 13 8 44 110 119

N.Y. Islanders 40 20 16 4 44 137 144

Pittsburgh 41 20 18 3 43 116 129

Philadelphia 39 16 15 8 40 107 114

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Winnipeg 41 23 11 7 53 136 113

St. Louis 42 25 15 2 52 122 104

Nashville 39 23 11 5 51 123 107

Dallas 41 22 16 3 47 123 114

Minnesota 40 21 16 3 45 115 114

Colorado 39 20 16 3 43 126 122

Chicago 38 18 14 6 42 112 106

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Vegas 38 27 9 2 56 135 106

Los Angeles 40 24 11 5 53 120 91

San Jose 37 21 12 4 46 102 93

Anaheim 41 19 14 8 46 114 115

Calgary 39 19 16 4 42 108 114

Edmonton 40 17 20 3 37 114 131

Vancouver 40 16 19 5 37 106 132

Arizona 41 9 27 5 23 94 146

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Tuesday’s Games

Boston 5, N.Y. Islanders 1

Washington 5, Carolina 4, OT

Tampa Bay 2, Toronto 0

Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia 1

San Jose 4, Montreal 1

St. Louis 3, New Jersey 2, SO

Minnesota 5, Florida 1

Columbus 2, Dallas 1

Colorado 3, Winnipeg 2, OT

Los Angeles 5, Edmonton 0

Vegas 3, Nashville 0

Anaheim 5, Vancouver 0

Wednesday’s Games

Ottawa at Detroit, 4:30 p.m.

Chicago at N.Y. Rangers, 5 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Florida at Boston, 4 p.m.

Carolina at Pittsburgh, 4 p.m.

San Jose at Toronto, 4 p.m.

N.Y. Islanders at Philadelphia, 4 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Montreal, 4:30 p.m.

Buffalo at Minnesota, 5 p.m.

Vegas at St. Louis, 5 p.m.

New Jersey at Dallas, 5:30 p.m.

Los Angeles at Calgary, 6 p.m.

Anaheim at Edmonton, 6 p.m.

Columbus at Colorado, 6 p.m.

Nashville at Arizona, 6 p.m.

TENNIS

ATP World Tour

Brisbane International

Tuesday at Brisbane, Australia

Singles

First Round — Michael Mmoh, United States, def. Federico Delbonis, Argentina, 6-3, 6-4. Kyle Edmund, Britain, def. Denis Shapovalov, Canada, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (4), 6-4. Chung Hyeon, South Korea, def. Gilles Muller (5), Luxembourg, 6-3, 7-6 (1). Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, def. Damir Dzumhur (7), Bosnia-Herzegovina, 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-2. John Millman, Australia, def. Peter Polansky, Canada, 7-6 (4), 6-0.

Qatar Open Results

Tuesday at Doha, Qatar

Singles

First Round — Borna Coric, Croatia, def. Pablo Carreno Busta (2), Spain, 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (8). Feliciano Lopez (8), Spain, def. Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Spain, 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (3). Mirza Basic, Bosnia-Herzegovina, def. Andreas Haider-Maurer, Austria, 6-4, 6-3. Jan-Lennard Struff, Germany, def. Tomas Berdych (3), Czech Republic, 6-4, 1-6, 7-6 (4). Aljaz Bedene, Slovenia, def. Malek Jaziri, Tunisia, 7-5, 6-1. Peter Gojowczyk, Germany, def. Filip Krajinovic (6), Serbia, 6-4, 6-1. Stefano Travaglia, Italy, def. Jabor Al-Mutawa, Qatar, 6-1, 6-2. Matteo Berrettini, Italy, def. Viktor Troicki, Serbia, 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Richard Gasquet (5), France, def. Victor Estrella Burgos, Dominican Republic, 6-0, 6-2. Gael Monfils, France, def. Paolo Lorenzi, Italy, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4. Guido Pella, Argentina, def. Albert Ramos-Vinolas (4), Spain, 2-6, 7-5, 7-5.

Tata Open Maharashtra

Monday at Pune, India

Singles

First Round — Ilya Ivashka, Belarus, def. Sumit Nagal, India, 6-3, 6-3. Robin Haase (5), Netherlands, def. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, 7-6 (6), 7-5. Laslo Djere, Serbia, def. Marius Copil, Romania, 5-7, 6-4, 7-5. Yuki Bhambri, India, def. Arjun Kadhe, India, 6-3, 6-4. Thiago Monteiro, Brazil, def. Ruben Bemelmans, Belgium, 6-7 (4), 6-3, 7-6 (8).

WTA Tour

Shenzhen Open

Tuesday at Shenzhen, China

Singles

First Round — Ana Bogdan, Romania, def. Camila Giorgi, Italy, 6-4, 6-2. Kristyna Pliskova, Czech Republic, def. Jelena Ostapenko (2), Latvia, 6-1, 6-4. Second Round Zarina Diyas, Kazakhstan, def. Zhang Shuai (3), China, 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-4. Aryna Sabalenka, Belarus, def. Danka Kovinic, Montenegro, 6-1, 6-0. Maria Sharapova, Russia, def. Alison Riske, United States, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. Timea Babos (8), Hungary, def. Magda Linette, Poland, 6-2, 6-1.

Brisbane International

Tuesday at Brisbane, Australia

Singles

First Round — Aleksandra Krunic, Serbia, def. Garbine Muguruza (1), Spain, 5-7, 7-6 (3), 1-2 retired.

Second Round — Alize Cornet, France, def. Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, Croatia, 6-1, 7-5. Anastasija Sevastova (7), Latvia, def. Sorana Cirstea, Romania, 6-2, 6-1. Johanna Konta (5), Britain, def. Ajla Tomljanovic, Croatia, 4-6, 6-1, 6-4.

ASB Classic

Tuesday at Auckland, New Zealand

Singles

First Round — Varvara Lepchenko, United States, def. Mona Barthel (7), Germany, 6-2, 6- 2. Sofia Kenin, United States, def. Jana Fett, Croatia, 6-4, 6-4. Veronica Cepede Royg, Paraguay, def. Lara Arruabarrena, Spain, 6-3, 6-3. Sachia Vickery, United States, def. Lauren Davis (5), United States, 6-1, 6-2. Ysaline Bonaventure, Belgium, def. Yulia Putintseva (6), Kazakhstan, 6-3, 6-3. Barbora Strycova (3), Czech Republic, def. Sara Errani, Italy, 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-4. Taylor Townsend, United States, def. Christina McHale, United States, 1-6, 6-4, 6-4. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, def. Kurumi Nara, Japan, 7-6 (5), 6-3. Agnieszka Radwanska (4), Poland, def. Beatriz Haddad Maia, Brazil, 6-2, 4-6, 6-2. Polona Hercog, Slovenia, def. Alison Van Uytvanck, Belgium, 6-4, 7-5. Caroline Wozniacki (1), Denmark, def. Madison Brengle, United States, 6-3, 6-0. Viktoria Kuzmova, Slovakia, def. Jade Lewis, New Zealand, 6-4, 6-3.

Basketball

Men’s college

PAC-12

All Times PST

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Conf Overall

W L Pct W L Pct

UCLA 2 0 1.000 11 3 .786

Utah 2 0 1.000 10 3 .769

Arizona 1 0 1.000 11 3 .786

California 1 0 1.000 7 7 .500

Oregon 1 1 .500 11 4 .733

Washington 1 1 .500 11 4 .733

Southern Cal 1 1 .500 10 5 .667

Oregon St. 1 1 .500 9 5 .643

Arizona St. 0 1 .000 12 1 923

Stanford 0 1 .000 6 8 .429

Colorado 0 2 .000 8 6 .571

Washington St. 0 2 .000 8 6 .571

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Thursday’s Games

Arizona St. at Colorado, 5:30 p.m.

Arizona at Utah, 6 p.m.

UCLA at Stanford, 7 p.m.

Southern California at California, 7:30 p.m.

Friday’s Game

Oregon at Oregon St., 7 p.m.

SCORES

Tuesday’s Games

TOP 25

No. 5 Xavier 86, Butler 79

No. 18 Texas Tech 85, No. 10 Kansas 73

Florida 83, No. 11 Texas A&M 66

No. 16 TCU 81 Baylor 78, OT

Mississippi State 78, No. 22 Arkansas 75

Auburn 94, No. 23 Tennessee 84

EAST

Army 86, Loyola (Md.) 75

Boston U. 84, Bucknell 79

Buffalo 104, Toledo 94

Colgate 72, American U. 63

Hofstra 71, Northeastern 70

Lafayette 60, Holy Cross 48

Manhattan 101, Marist 96, OT

Navy 78, Lehigh 66

Vermont 62, Harvard 56

SOUTH

Auburn 94, Tennessee 84

Coll. of Charleston 93, Delaware 78

Elon 75, Towson 72

Jacksonville 105, Trinity Baptist 48

Kennesaw St. 98, Carver 75

Liberty 70, Charleston Southern 53

Louisville 77, Pittsburgh 51

Maryland 75, Penn St. 69

Mississippi St. 78, Arkansas 75

North Florida 104, Florida National 70

UMKC 79, SC-Upstate 77

UNC-Wilmington 107, Drexel 87

Vanderbilt 76, Alabama 75

William & Mary 84, James Madison 76

MIDWEST

Ball St. 72, E. Michigan 62

Cent. Michigan 75, Ohio 50

Georgetown 90, DePaul 81

IUPUI 67, Green Bay 63

Miami (Ohio) 77, Bowling Green 72

Michigan 75, Iowa 68

N. Illinois 75, Kent St. 61

Nebraska 70, Northwestern 55

Nebraska-Omaha 100, Doane 60

Rio Grande 96, Our Lady of the Lake 75

Texas Tech 85, Kansas 73

W. Michigan 87, Akron 75

Wisconsin 71, Indiana 61

Xavier 86, Butler 79

SOUTHWEST

Florida 83, Texas A&M 66

TCU 81, Baylor 78, OT

FAR WEST

San Diego St. 77, Colorado St. 68

POLL

USA Today Top 25

Record Pts Pvs

1. Michigan State (25) 14-1 745 2

2. Duke (4) 13-1 720 3

3. Villanova (1) 13-1 658 1

4. Xavier 14-1 643 5

5. West Virginia 13-1 613 7

6. Arizona State 12-1 559 4

7. Oklahoma 11-1 527 12

8. Virginia 12-1 514 9

9. Wichita State 11-2 466 10

10. Kansas 11-2 455 11

11. North Carolina 12-2 430 14

12. Purdue 13-2 427 13

13. Texas A&M 11-2 389 6

14. Kentucky 11-2 347 15

15. TCU 12-1 346 8

16. Arizona 11-3 315 18

17. Miami 12-1 313 16

18. Texas Tech 12-1 243 21

19. Gonzaga 12-3 208 19

20. Cincinnati 12-2 168 22

21. Seton Hall 13-2 166 24

22. Tennessee 9-3 93 20

23. Arkansas 11-2 86 —

24. Creighton 11-3 68 23

25. Clemson 12-1 60 —

Others receiving votes: Florida State 50, Baylor 44, Notre Dame 17, Louisville 13, Saint Mary’s 11, Boise State 9, Auburn 7, Butler 7, Virginia Tech 6, Rhode Island 5, SMU 5, Alabama 3, Syracuse 3, Texas 3, Missouri 2, New Mexico State 2, Florida 1, Michigan 1, Nevada 1, UCLA 1.

Women’s college

PAC-12

All Times PST

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Conf Overall

W L Pct W L Pct

Oregon 2 0 1.000 13 2 .867

Oregon St. 2 0 1.000 11 2 .846

Arizona St. 2 0 1.000 11 3 .786

Stanford 2 0 1.000 8 6 .571

UCLA 1 1 .500 10 3 .769

Colorado 1 1 .500 10 3 .769

Utah 1 1 .500 10 3 .769

California 1 1 .500 10 3 .769

Southern Cal 0 2 .000 10 3 .769

Washington 0 2 .000 6 7 .462

Washington St. 0 2 .000 7 7 .500

Arizona 0 2 .000 4 9 .308

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Friday’s Games

Stanford at Arizona, 5 p.m.

Utah at Washington, 6 p.m.

Oregon St. at UCLA, 6 p.m.

California at Arizona St., 7 p.m.

Colorado at Washington St., 8 p.m.

Oregon at Southern California, 8 p.m.

SCORES

Tuesday’s Games

TOP 25

Butler 76, No. 21 Villanova 53

EAST

American U. 77, Colgate 55

Army 69, Loyola (Md.) 62

Bucknell 63, Boston U. 58

Butler 76, Villanova 53

Canisius 53, Iona 49

Creighton 68, Seton Hall 51

Fairfield 59, Niagara 53

Georgetown 65, Xavier 60

Lafayette 69, Holy Cross 65

Lehigh 66, Navy 63

Providence 49, St. John’s 44

Rider 57, St. Peter’s 52

SOUTH

Charleston Southern 73, Longwood 57

High Point 83, Gardner-Webb 80

Liberty 76, Presbyterian 64

NC A&T 90, St. Andrews 40

Radford 78, Winthrop 52

SC-Upstate 109, Brevard College 39

UNC-Asheville 60, Campbell 52

MIDWEST

South Dakota 82, N. Dakota St. 67

UMKC 90, Central Christian College of Kansas 10

SOUTHWEST

Houston 73, Wichita St. 55

FAR WEST

Denver 72, Utah Valley 53

Grand Canyon 75, Arizona Christian 51

POLL

USA Today Top 25

Record Pts Pvs

1. UConn (32) 11-0 800 1

2. Notre Dame 13-1 745 2

3. Mississippi State 15-0 725 3

4. Louisville 16-0 718 4

5. South Carolina 12-1 676 5

6. Baylor 12-1 634 6

7. Tennessee 13-0 596 7

8. Texas 11-1 586 8

9. Oregon 13-2 529 10

10. Ohio State 13-2 494 11

11. West Virginia 13-1 466 9

12. Florida State 13-1 463 13

13. Maryland 13-2 423 14

14. UCLA 10-3 377 12

15. Missouri 13-1 353 16

16. Oregon State 11-2 318 17

17. Iowa 14-1 255 21

18. Duke 11-3 254 15

19. Texas A&M 11-4 157 21

20. Michigan 12-3 152 19

21. Villanova 11-1 144 18

22. South Florida 11-3 131 24

23. Oklahoma State 11-2 115 —

24. Green Bay 11-2 59 20

25. Rutgers 14-2 54 —

Others receiving votes: DePaul 42, Arizona State 29, Georgia Tech 20, Syracuse 19, California 17, New Mexico 16, Stanford 15, Miami 10, Marquette 3, N.C. State 3, South Alabama 1, Virginia 1.

FOOTBALL

NFL

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

All Times PST

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Playoff Glance

Wild-card Playoffs

Saturday’s Games

Tennessee at Kansas City, 1:35 p.m.

Atlanta at Los Angeles Rams, 5:15 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 7

Buffalo at Jacksonville, 10:05 a.m.

Carolina at New Orleans, 1:40 p.m.

Divisional Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 13

Host higher seed at Philadelphia, 1:35 p.m.

Host lower seed at New England, 5:15 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 14

Host higher seed at Pittsburgh, 10:05 a.m.

Host lower seed at Minnesota, 1:40 p.m.

2018 Hall of Fame Finalists

Tony Boselli, OT — 1995-2001 Jacksonville, 2002 Houston (2)

Isaac Bruce, WR — 1994-2007 LA/St. Louis Rams, 2008-09 San Francisco (2)

Brian Dawkins, S — 1996-2008 Philadelphia, 2009-2011 Denver (2)

Alan Faneca, G — 1998-2007 Pittsburgh, 2008-09 NY Jets, 2010 Arizona (3)

Steve Hutchinson, G — 2001-05 Seattle, 2006-2011 Minnesota, 2012 Tennessee (1)

Joe Jacoby, OT — 1981-1993 Washington (3)

Edgerrin James, RB — 1999-2005 Indianapolis, 2006-08 Arizona, 2009 Seattle (2)

Ty Law, CB — 1995-2004 New England, 2005, 2008 NY Jets, 2006-07 Kansas City, 2009 Denver (2)

Ray Lewis, LB — 1996-2012 Baltimore (1)

John Lynch, FS — 1993-2003 Tampa Bay, 2004-07 Denver (5)

Kevin Mawae, C/G — 1994-97 Seattle, 1998-2005 NY Jets, 2006-09 Tennessee (2)

Randy Moss, WR — 1998-2004, 2010 Minnesota, 2005-06 Oakland, 2007-2010 New England, 2010 Tennessee, 2012 San Francisco (1)

Terrell Owens, WR — 1996-2003 San Francisco, 2004-05 Philadelphia, 2006-08 Dallas, 2009 Buffalo, 2010 Cincinnati (3)

Brian Urlacher, LB — 2000-2012 Chicago (1)

Everson Walls, CB — 1981-89 Dallas, 1990-92 NY Giants, 1992-93 Cleveland (1)

Contributor Finalist

Bobby Beathard, general manager/personnel administrator

Senior Finalists

Robert Brazile, LB — 1975-1984 Houston Oilers

Jerry Kramer, G — 1958-1968 Green Bay Packers

College

Bowl Glance

All Times PST

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Monday’s Game

College Football Championship, at Atlanta

Georgia (13-1) vs. Alabama (12-1), 5 p.m. (ESPN)

America’s Line

HOME TEAM IN CAPS

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NFL

Favorite Open Current O/U Underdog

Wild-card playoffs

Saturday

CHIEFS 71⁄2 71⁄2 441⁄2 Titans

RAMS 5 51⁄2 491⁄2 Falcons

Sunday

JAGUARS 7 71⁄2 40 Titans

SAINTS 6 6 481⁄2 Falcons

College

Favorite Open Current O/U Underdog

Monday

College Football Playoff National Championship

Alabama 41⁄2 41⁄2 441⁄2 Georgia

Deals

Transactions

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

CHICAGO BULLS — Assigned F/C Cristiano Felicio and G Zach LaVine to Windy City (NBAGL).

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Assigned F Ivan Rabb to Memphis (NBAGL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Announced the retirement of QB Carson Palmer. Signed WR Carlton Agudosi, DL Peli Anau, CB Jarell Carter, LB Vontarrius Dora, CB Jonathan Moxey, WR Rashad Ross, DL Pasoni Tasini, RB Darius Victor, OL Josh Allen and LS Drew Williams to reserve-future contracts.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Placed G Andy Levitre on injured reserve.

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed coach Marvin Lewis to a two-year contract extension.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Placed WR De’Anthony Thomas and RB Akeem Hunt on injured reserve. Signed WR Marcus Kemp and RB C.J. Spiller from the practice squad.

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS — Signed WR Andre Patton, CB Jeff Richards and WR Artavis Scott to reserve-future contracts.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed DE Fadol Brown, WR Keon Hatcher, DB Darius Hilary, RB Elijah Wood, S Tevin Mitchel, LS Bradley Northnagel, DL Joby Saint Fleur, G Jordan Simmons and DL Shakir Soto to reserve-future contracts.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

MINNESOTA WILD — Activated LW Zach Parise from the long-term injured reserve list. Reassigned RW Zack Mitchell to Iowa (AHL).

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Acquired D Julio Cascante from Deportiva Saprissa (Costa Rica) for targeted allocation money.

COLLEGE

ARIZONA — Fired football coach Rich Rodriguez.

UTAH — Named Gary Andersen associate head football coach and defensive assistant.

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