Nikki Wheatley had 20 points, nine rebounds and five assists to lead UNLV past Utah State 77-56 in a Mountain West women’s basketball game Saturday at Cox Pavilion.
Cimarron-Memorial’s Matthew Rodgers avenged three regular-season losses to Shadow Ridge’s Marc Williams by winning 3-1 in overtime Saturday to help the Spartans claim the Mountain Region championship.
Winger Valentin Zykov, playing his third game with the Knights since he was claimed off waivers Dec. 29, skated alongside center William Karlsson and left wing Jonathan Marchessault against Florida on Saturday.
Former Raiders coach Tom Flores was not included in the new Pro Football Hall of Fame class announced during the NFL’s annual Honors program Saturday.
Despite a late flurry of money on the Rams, including wagers of $2 million and $1.5 million, Las Vegas sportsbooks needed Los Angeles to cover the spread against the Patriots less than 24 hours before kickoff of Super Bowl LIII.
Florida’s Mike Hoffman scored the go-ahead goal on a breakaway at 6:13 of the third period to hand the Golden Knights a 3-1 loss Saturday at BBT Center.
The NHL Players Association is happy puck and player tracking technology will take hockey to new frontiers. It also doesn’t want the game to be reduced to just numbers.
New England is 5-3 straight up in Super Bowls with Tom Brady and Bill Belichick but 2-5 ATS (the line on its 28-24 win over the Seahawks in 2015 closed at pick ’em).
The Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots meet in the Super Bowl at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Here’s a look at matchups for the game.
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