Yesterday's Scores: Sharks 1, Flyers 0 (OT); Temple 75, Minnesota 70; Jaguars 19, Titans 13; #17 Vanderbilt 79, Stony Brook 72 (OT); St. John's 61, Rutger 59; Long Beach State 80, Seton Hall 77; Cavaliers 115, Bucks 100; Warriors 124, Clippers 117; Stars 3, Capitals 2; Coyotes 3, Canadiens 2; Lightning 2, Rangers 1
Today's Schedule: Temple vs. #22 Butler (Puerto Rico Tip-Off) - 1 PM (ESPN2); 76ers @ Hornets - 7 PM (CSN / 97.5 The Fanatic); East Tennessee State @ #11 Villanova - 7 PM; Wisconsin vs. Georgetown (2K Classic) - 5 PM (ESPN2); Miami (FL) vs. #16 Utah (Puerto Rico Tip-Off) - 7 PM (ESPNU); #5 Duke vs. VCU (2K Classic) - 7:30 PM Kings @ Red Wings - 7:30 PM; Canadiens @ Islanders - 7:30 PM; (ESPN2); Knicks @ Thunder - 8 PM; Cincinnati @ South Florida - 8 PM (CBSSN); Xavier @ #24 Michigan - 9 PM (BTN); Air Force @ Boise State - 9:30 PM (ESPN2); Bulls @ Warriors - 10:30 PM (ESPN)
NCAAF: #21 Memphis @ Temple - Noon (ESPNU); #12 Michigan @ Penn State - Noon (ABC); #17 North Carolina @ Virginia Tech - Noon (ESPN); Illinois @ Minnesota - Noon (ESPNEWS); Georgia Tech @ Miami (FL) - Noon (ESPN3); #24 USC @ #23 Oregon - 3:30 PM (ESPN); #19 Houston @ UConn - 3:30 PM (ESPNU); Buffalo @ Akron - 3:30 PM (CBSSN); #15 LSU @ #22 Ole Miss - 3:30 PM (CBS); Arizona @ Arizona State - 3:30 PM; UCLA @ #13 Utah - 3:30 PM (Fox); #20 Northwestern @ #25 Wisconsin - 3:30 PM (BTN); #9 Michigan State @ #3 Ohio State - 3:30 PM (ABC); Louisville @ Pittsburgh - 3:45 PM (ESPNEWS); Mississippi State @ Arkansas - 7 PM (ESPN); #16 Navy @ Tulsa - 7 PM (CBSSN); Tennessee @ Missouri - 7:15 PM (ESPN2); Boston College vs. #4 Notre Dame (from Fenway Park) - 7:30 PM (NBCSN); #10 Baylor @ #6 Oklahoma State - 7:30 PM (Fox); #18 TCU @ #7 Oklahoma - 8 PM (ABC); California @ #11 Stanford - 10:30 PM (ESPN)
NCAAB: Monmouth @ Drexel - 2 PM; Florida vs. St. Joe's (Hall Of Fame Tip-Off Tournament) - 2:30 PM (ESPN3); Penn @ Washington - 3 PM (PAC12); Old Dominion vs. #21 Purdue (Hall Of Fame Tip-Off Tournament) - Noon (ESPN3); Belmont @ Evansville - 1:30 PM (ESPN3); #1 North Carolina @ Northern Iowa - 2 PM (ESPN3); Brown @ Providence - 7 PM
NBA: 76ers @ Heat - 8 PM (CSN / 97.5 The Fanatic); Hawks @ Cavaliers - 7:30 PM; Wizards @ Pistons - 7:30 PM (NBATV); Grizzlies @ Spurs - 8:30 PM
NHL: Flyers @ Senators - 7 PM (TCN / 93.3 WMMR); Ducks @ Lightning - 7 PM; Sharks @ Penguins - 7 PM; Predators @ Wild - 8 PM
NCAAB: Akron @ #11 Villanova - 4:30 PM; Harvard @ Boston College - 12:30 PM (ESPNU); Yale @ SMU - 4:30 PM (ESPNEWS); Valparaiso @ #25 Oregon - 6 PM (PAC12); Stanford @ Saint Mary's - 11 PM (ESPNU)
NBA: Raptors @ Clippers - 3:30 PM; Mavericks @ Thunder - 7 PM
NHL: Islanders @ Canadiens - 7 PM
FLYERS OUTPLAY SHARKS, BUT FALL IN OVERTIME 1-0
The Flyers take on Ottawa next in Canada's capital Saturday night at 7 PM. (RECAP)
EAGLES NOTES: BRADFORD DOESN'T PRACTICE, PETERS DOES
For the Bucs, Vincent Jackson and Austin Seferian-Jenkins were limited participants. (REPORT)
Also, Jameis Winston is an Eagles fan, and Darren Sproles would like to see more touches going his way.
TEMPLE DEFEATS MINNESOTA 75-70 IN PUERTO RICO
LA SALLE TAKES ON ST. JOE'S PREP FOR THE PCL CHAMPIONSHIP SATURDAY AFTERNOON
NEXT WEEK'S COLOR RUSH UNIS AREN'T THAT BAD
JOHN HENSON COMMITTED A GINORMOUS FLOP
COASTAL CAROLINA CONFIRMS THAT THE COLTS TRICK PLAY SUCKS
WHY DOES FRANK KAMINSKY HAVE A DOG IN HIS FRIDGE?
TODAY IN HISTORY
- 1789: New Jersey becomes the first U.S. state to ratify the Bill of Rights.
- 1820: An 80-ton sperm whale attacks the Essex (a whaling ship from Nantucket, Massachusetts) 2,000 miles from the western coast of South America. (Herman Melville's 1851 novel Moby-Dick is in part inspired by this story.)
- 1960: Chuck Bednarik knocks out Frank Gifford:
- 1969: Native American activists seize control of Alcatraz Island until being ousted by the U.S. Government in 1971.
- 1985: Microsoft Windows 1.0 is released.
- Joe Biden (73)
- Rick Monday (70)
- Joe Walsh (68)
- Mark Gastineau (59)
- Mike D (50)
- Joey Galloway (44)
- Joel McHale (44)
- Sav Rocca (42)
- Tra Thomas (41)
- Dierks Bentley (40)
- J.D. Drew (40)
- Carlos Boozer (34)
- Sam Fuld (34)
- Future (32)
- Max Pacioretty (27)