• Hot-shooting Villanova beats Xavier for 6th straight win By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    HOT-SHOOTING VILLANOVA BEATS XAVIER FOR 6TH STRAIGHT WIN

    Phil Booth scored 22 points, Collin Gillespie added 18, and No. 22 Villanova beat Xavier 85-75 for its sixth straight win

  • Islanders beat Capitals 2-0 in Trotz's return to Washington By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    ISLANDERS BEAT CAPITALS 2-0 IN TROTZ'S RETURN TO WASHINGTON

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  • By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    CONCUSSION LAWSUIT SETTLEMENT DEADLINE FOR PLAYERS EXTENDED

    The deadline for retired players to opt in to the $18.9 million settlement of the concussion lawsuit against the NHL has been extended

  • By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    DAVID TOMS TAKES 4-SHOT LEAD IN PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS OPENER

    David Toms shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take a four-stroke lead in the PGA Tour Champions' season-opening Mitsubishi Electric...

  • Lou Williams sits out for Clippers with sore right hamstring By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    LOU WILLIAMS SITS OUT FOR CLIPPERS WITH SORE RIGHT HAMSTRING

    Lou Williams won't be coming off the bench for the Los Angeles Clippers against Golden State

  • Tatar, Armia each score a pair, Canadiens beat Blue Jackets By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    TATAR, ARMIA EACH SCORE A PAIR, CANADIENS BEAT BLUE JACKETS

    Tomas Tatar and Joel Armia each scored twice to lift the Montreal Canadiens over the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1

  • Islanders beat Caps in Trotz's return, move into first place By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    ISLANDERS BEAT CAPS IN TROTZ'S RETURN, MOVE INTO FIRST PLACE

    Josh Bailey and Cal Clutterbuck scored third-period goals, Thomas Greiss made 19 saves for the shutout and the New York Islanders moved...

  • US Open champion Naomi Osaka survives third-round scare at Australian Open By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    US OPEN CHAMPION NAOMI OSAKA SURVIVES THIRD-ROUND SCARE AT AUSTRALIAN OPEN

    The No. 4 seed struggled to a 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 third-round victory to keep her chances of winning a second consecutive Grand Slam title...

  • Massinburg scores 31, No. 16 Buffalo tops Eastern Michigan By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    MASSINBURG SCORES 31, NO. 16 BUFFALO TOPS EASTERN MICHIGAN

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  • Princeton's Cannady suspended after swinging at campus cop By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    PRINCETON'S CANNADY SUSPENDED AFTER SWINGING AT CAMPUS COP

    Officials say Devin Cannady has been suspended from the Princeton University basketball team after throwing a punch at a campus police...

  • By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    GIST SCORES 21 AS IONA CRUISES PAST MARIST 90-77

    Asante Gist came off the bench to hit four 3-pointers and score 21 points, matching his season high and leading six players in double...

  • Pistons' Drummond leaves vs. Heat after being hit in face By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    PISTONS' DRUMMOND LEAVES VS. HEAT AFTER BEING HIT IN FACE

    Andre Drummond left Detroit's game against Miami with a nasal injury after he was hit in the face by an opponent's arm

  • Russell scores 40 as Nets come back to beat Magic 117-115 By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    RUSSELL SCORES 40 AS NETS COME BACK TO BEAT MAGIC 117-115

    D'Angelo Russell matched his career high with 40 points and the Brooklyn Nets came back from a 21-point deficit to beat the Orlando...

  • Irving scores 38 points, Celtics beat Grizzlies 122-116 By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    IRVING SCORES 38 POINTS, CELTICS BEAT GRIZZLIES 122-116

    Kyrie Irving scored 20 of his 38 points in the third quarter and the Boston Celtics held off the Memphis Grizzlies 122-116

  • Matheson, Trocheck lead Panthers to 3-1 win over Maple Leafs By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    MATHESON, TROCHECK LEAD PANTHERS TO 3-1 WIN OVER MAPLE LEAFS

    Mike Matheson scored the winning goal and the Florida Panthers snapped a seven-game losing streak by beating the Toronto Maple Leafs...

  • By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    LAW HIT GO-AHEAD BASKET AS NORTHWESTERN HOLDS OFF RUTGERS

    Vic Law shook off a dismal shooting night to hit a go-ahead drive with 4:25 to play and Northwestern held off Rutgers 65-57 on Friday...

  • Osaka, Serena Williams set for action at Australian Open By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    OSAKA, SERENA WILLIAMS SET FOR ACTION AT AUSTRALIAN OPEN

    U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka has started her third-round match at the Australian Open against Hsieh Su-wei

  • The Latest: Osaka advances to 4th round at Australian Open By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    THE LATEST: OSAKA ADVANCES TO 4TH ROUND AT AUSTRALIAN OPEN

    US Open champion Naomi Osaka overcame a frustrating first set and a tricky rival to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open with...

  • Massinburg leads No. 16 Buffalo past E. Michigan, 77-65 By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    MASSINBURG LEADS NO. 16 BUFFALO PAST E. MICHIGAN, 77-65

    CJ Massinburg ended a four-game slump by scoring 31 points, leading No. 16 Buffalo to a 77-65 win over Eastern Michigan

  • By USA Today   -   Jan 19, 2019

    SAINT LOUIS BEATS SAINT JOSEPH'S 68-57 FOR 6TH STRAIGHT WIN

    Dion Wiley and Javon Bess scored 20 points apiece and Hasahn French added a double-double to propel Saint Louis to a 68-57 victory...