Yesterday's Scores: Islanders 4, Flyers 3 (SO); St. Joe's 62, Princeton 50; Kings 3, Blue Jackets 2 (OT); Capitals 3, Red Wings 2 (SO); #6 Maryland 76, UConn 66; #10 Virginia 70, #14 West Virginia 54; #17 Miami (FL) 66, Florida 55; #19 SMU 82, Michigan 58; Rhode Island 67, Houston 57; South Dakota State 84, Minnesota 70; Warriors 131, Pacers 123; Cavaliers 105, Trail Blazers 100;
Today's Schedule: Temple @ Penn - 7 PM; Bulls @ Celtics - 7 PM (ESPN); Heat @ Hornets - 7 PM; Eastern Kentucky @ #5 Kentucky - 7 PM (ESPN2); Boston College @ #15 Providence - 7 PM; Bruins @ Canadiens - 7:30 PM (NBCSN); Spurs @ Raptors - 7:30 PM; Nebraska @ Creighton - 8 PM (CBSSN); UNLV @ Wichita State - 9 PM (ESPN2); Dayton @ #21 Vanderbilt - 9 PM (ESPNU); Hawks @ Mavericks - 9:30 PM (ESPN); Penguins @ Avalanche - 10 PM (NBCSN)
FLYERS FALL TO ISLANDERS 4-3 IN A DREADED SHOOTOUT
Next up for Philly is a short back-to-back road trip beginning Thursday in St. Louis. (RECAP)
SHADY LOVES US, BUT NOT CHIP KELLY; MATHEWS PRACTICES; EAGLES SIGN A GUY
Hey, Ryan Mathews practiced today, which is a good sign! He should play this week too! (REPORT)
Finally, the Eagles signed linebacker Steven Means from the Houston Texans practice squad. (REPORT)
SO THAT'S WHY THE SIXERS BROUGHT IN JERRY COLANGELO
HAWKS TAKE CARE OF PRINCETON
MATT RHULE STAYING PUT AT TEMPLE
Meanwhile, a day after winning the Bronko Nagurski Award, linebacker Tyler Matakevich was named a first-team All-American by USA Today. Also, wide receiver Robby Anderson will play in the 2016 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl next month.
And Temple is halting their study about building a new $100 million football stadium after opposition from Mayor-elect Jim Kenney came out.
RAJON RONDO IS A WIZARD
PLAYERS CELEBRATE SHOTS EARLY, BUT WHO CARES, THEY WENT IN
PA PARENTEAU SCORED ON A BOUNCING GOAL THAT GOT PAST COREY SCHNEIDER
THE CHINESE WILL MISS KOBE, SO THEY MADE A MURAL OUT OF SNOW
SHAQ SHOCKS US ALL, DIDN'T KNOW KOBE WROTE A POEM TO ANNOUNCE HIS RETIREMENT
APPLE HAS THEIR OWN BATTERY CASE AVAILABLE
TODAY IN HISTORY
- 1851: The first YMCA in North America is established in Montreal.
- 1965: A Charlie Brown Christmas first premieres on CBS. It's 50 today. Wow.
- Dick Butkus (73)
- World B. Free (62)
- John Malkovich (62)
- Juan Samuel (55)
- Felicity Huffman (53)
- Kurt Angle (47)
- Tré Cool (43)
- David Akers (41)
- McKayla Maroney (20)