Yesterday's Scores: Capitals 5, Flyers 2; Bills 22, Jets 17; Warriors 129, Timberwolves 116; Heat 92, Jazz 91; Rangers 6, Blues 3; Devils 3, Blackhawks 2; Virginia Tech 23, Georgia Tech 21
Today's Schedule: Robert Morris @ Penn - 5:30 PM (ESPN3); Fairleigh Dickinson @ #11 Villanova - 7 PM; #1 North Carolina vs. Temple (from Annapolis) - 7 PM (CBS Sports Network); Drexel @ St. Joe's - 8 PM (PHL 17); 76ers @ Thunder - 8 PM (CSN / 97.5 The Fanatic); Colorado @ #7 Iowa State - 5 PM (ESPN2); Pittsburgh @ #9 Gonzaga - 7 PM (ESPN); Siena @ #5 Duke - 7 PM (ESPNU); Cavaliers @ Knicks - 7:30 PM (NBATV); McNeese State @ #21 LSU - 9 PM (ESPNU); USC @ Colorado - 9 PM (ESPN2); Florida @ Navy - 9:30 PM (CBS Sports Network); Texas @ Washington - 10 PM (ESPN); Nets @ Kings (if you like watching teams that suck) - 10 PM (NBATV)
NCAAB: VMI @ Penn State - 1 PM; Towson @ La Salle - 3 PM; Harvard @ Providence - 7 PM; NJIT @ #2 Kentucky - 8 PM (SEC Network+); Bryant @ #5 Duke - 8 PM (ESPN3);
NBA: Pistons @ Clippers - 3:30 PM; Mavericks @ Rockets - 8 PM; 76ers @ Spurs - 8:30 PM (TCN / 97.5 The Fanatic); Nuggets @ Suns - 9 PM (NBATV)
NHL: Flyers @ Hurricanes - 7 PM (CSN / 93.3 WMMR); Jets @ Predators - 7 PM; Blackhawks @ Blues - 8 PM; Wild @ Stars - 8 PM
NCAAB: Mount St. Mary's @ Ohio State - Noon (ESPNU); Wake Forest @ Bucknell - 1 PM (CBS Sports Network); Central Connecticut @ Penn - 4 PM; Fairfield @ #1 North Carolina - 4 PM (ESPNU); Niagara @ St. Joe's - 5 PM; Siena @ #17 Wisconsin - 8 PM (ESPNU)
NBA: Grizzlies @ Timberwolves - 3:30 PM; Trail Blazers @ Hornets - 5 PM; Jazz @ Hawks - 6 PM
FLYERS CAN'T WIN, LOSE TO CAPITALS 5-2
The Flyers are on the road Saturday to take on Carolina. They won't have R.J. Umberger with them. He missed Tuesday's game against Colorado, and the team announced yesterday that he would be out with a lower-body injury for 1-2 weeks, which he suffered Saturday against Winnipeg. (RECAP)
LANE JOHNSON EXPECTED TO START AT LT AGAIN, MALCOLM JENKINS HID A CONCUSSION
Second, safety Malcolm Jenkins returned to practice as a full participant, along with linebacker DeMeco Ryans. Jenkins returned after passing the NFL's concussion protocol, which scratched everyone's heads, since nobody knew when he suffered one. Here's when Jenkins said he suffered the injury:
COLLEGE BASKETBALL BEGINS TONIGHT!
SIXERS START BACK-TO-BACK AGAINST POWER WESTERN CONFERENCE TEAMS WITH THUNDER
HEY MORE DALLAS COWBOYS DRAMA (AND IT DOESN'T INVOLVE GREG HARDY)
MEANWHILE IN WASHINGTON...
BILLS-JETS/RED LIGHT-GREEN LIGHT UNIS ARE ACTUALLY BAD, LITERALLY
WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE NEXT WEEK'S UNIS? YOU WILL.
IN ANOTHER EDITION OF THE NO FUN LEAGUE...
STEPH CURRY IS THE BEST PLAYER IN THE WORLD
JIMMY BUTLER HAS THE BEST AQUARIUM/SPEAKER SYSTEM EVER
The aquarium has a custom bubbler to make it look like it's a boombox equalizer, but the feature Butler seemed to enjoy the most is the wireless speaker system on top so music can filter through the tank.
THE UNDERTAKER TOMBSTONED A TURKEY ON FALLON
CATCH UP ON THE KARIM BENZEMA SEXTAPE BLACKMAIL SCANDAL THAT YOU PROBABLY AREN'T FOLLOWING
YESTERDAY WAS THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BODY BAG GAME
Here's the full game. THREE HOURS OF OLD SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND COMMERCIALS INCLUDED!
TODAY IN HISTORY
- 1775: Patriot revolutionary forces under Gen. Richard Montgomery occupy Montreal. Montgomery County is named after this man.
- 1940: Walt Disney's animated musical film Fantasia is first released, on the first night of a roadshow in New York.
- 1969: Anti-war protesters in Washington, D.C. stage a symbolic March Against Death.
- 1974: Ronald DeFeo, Jr. murders his entire family in Amityville, Long Island in the house that would become known as The Amityville Horror.
- Gilbert Perreault (65)
- Whoopi Goldberg (60)
- Vinny Testaverde (52)
- Jimmy Kimmel (48)
- Gerard Butler (46)
- Metta World Peace/Ron Artest/The Panda's Friend (proposed but never used) (36)