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Scoreboard: Jan. 21

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BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

MLB—Suspended Oakland minor league RHP Joselito Adames (Arizona) and Philadelphia minor league RHP San Lazaro Solano (Dominican Summer League) each 50 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substances.

American League

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Agreed to terms with LHP Bruce Chen on a one-year contract.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Agreed to terms with OF Marcus Thames on a one-year contract.

NEW YORK METS—Agreed to terms with RHP Chris Young and OF Scott Hairston on one-year contracts. Designated RHP Tobi Stoner and OF Jason Pridie for assignment.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS—Agreed to terms with LHP Javier Lopez on a one-year contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

TORONTO RAPTORS—Bought out the contract of F Peja Stojakovic, making him a free agent.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS—Promoted Mark Donovan to president.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Named Craig Johnson quarterbacks coach and Jeff Davidson offensive line coach.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS—Recalled D Nick Leddy from Rockford (AHL).

COLORADO AVALANCHE—Sent F T.J. Galiardi to Lake Erie (AHL). Recalled F Ryan Stoa from Lake Erie.

LOS ANGELES KINGS—Placed LW Marco Sturm on injured reserve. Recalled LW Andrei Loktionov from Manchester (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS—Recalled C Ryan White from Hamilton (AHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS—Recalled F Brodie Dupont from Connecticut (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS—Placed G Antero Niittymaki on injured reserve. Signed G Jordan White to a one-game amateur tryout.

ST. LOUIS BLUES—Assigned F Chris Porter to Peoria (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING—Assigned G Mike Smith to Norfolk (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS—Recalled D Brian Fahey from Hershey (AHL).

COLLEGE

CONNECTICUT—Announced freshman F Samarie Walker has left the women's basketball team and plans to transfer.

DELAWARE—Announced men's cross country and men's outdoor track and field will be reclassified as club teams and will no longer compete at the NCAA-sanctioned varsity level.

DUKE—Named Rick Petri defensive line coach.

LSU—Named Steve Kragthorpe offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

MEMPHIS—Named Blake Miller an assistant football coach.

MICHIGAN—Junior QB Tate Forcier is leaving the school.

SOUTHERN CAL—Announced freshman G Bryce Jones will leave the men's basketball team and transfer to another school.

TEXA PAN AMERICAN—Named Brian Yale women's volleyball coach.

TEXAS STATE—Named Darrell Dickey co-offensive coordinator and running backs coach; Mike Schultz assistant head coach, co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach; Dennis Darnell offensive line coach; Jason Johnson wide receivers coach; Craig Naivar defensive coordinator and safeties coach; Brad Franchione linebackers coach and special teams coordinator; Mike Hudson defensive line coach and Reuben Vaughn defensive tackles coach.

Baseball

MLB

FREE AGENT SIGNINGS

NEW YORK (AP) — The 100 free agents who have signed, with name, position, former club if different, and contract. The contract information was obtained by The Associated Press from player and management sources. For players with minor league contracts, letter agreements for major league contracts are in parentheses:

AMERICAN LEAGUE

BALTIMORE (4) — Re-signed Cesar Izturis, ss, to a $1.5 million, one-year contract; re-signed Koji Uehara, rhp, to a $3 million, one-year contract; signed Derrek Lee, 1b, Atlanta, to a $7.25 million, one-year contract; signed Kevin Gregg, rhp, Toronto, to a $10 million, two-year contract.

BOSTON (3) — Re-signed Jason Varitek, c, to a $2 million, one-year contract; signed Carl Crawford, of, Tampa Bay, to a $142 million, seven-year contract; signed Dan Wheeler, rhp, Tampa Bay, to a $3 million, one-year contract.

CHICAGO (5) — Signed Adam Dunn, 1b, Washington, to a $56 million, four-year contract; re-signed A.J. Pierzynski, c, to an $8 million, two-year contract; re-signed Paul Konerko, 1b, to a $37.5 million, three-year contract; signed Jesse Crain, rhp, Minnesota, to a $13 million, three-year contract; signed Will Ohman, lhp, Florida, to a $4 million, two-year contract.

CLEVELAND (1) — Signed Austin Kearns, of, New York Yankees, to a $1.3 million, one-year contract.

DETROIT (5) — Re-signed Jhonny Peralta, ss, to an $11.25 million, two-year contract; signed Joaquin Benoit, rhp, Tampa Bay, to a $16.5 million, three-year contract, signed Victor Martinez, c, Boston, to a $50 million, four-year contract; re-signed Magglio Ordonez, of, to a $10 million, two-year contract; signed Brad Penny, rhp, St. Louis, to a $3 million, one-year contract.

KANSAS CITY (2) — Signed Jeff Francis, lhp, Colorado, to a one-year contract; re-signed Bruce Chen, lhp, to a $2 million, one-year contract.

LOS ANGELES (1) — Signed Scott Downs, lhp, Toronto, to a $15 million, three-year contract.

MINNESOTA (2) — Re-signed Jim Thome, dh, to a $3 million, one-year contract; re-signed Carl Pavano, rhp, to a $16.5 million, two-year contract.

NEW YORK (4) — Re-signed Derek Jeter, ss, to a $51 million, three-year contract; re-signed Mariano Rivera, rhp, to a $30 million, two-year contract; signed Pedro Feliciano, lhp, New York Mets, to an $8 million, two-year contract; signed Rafael Soriano, rhp, Tampa Bay, to a $35 million, three-year contract.

OAKLAND (3) — Signed Hideki Matsui, dh, Los Angeles Angels, to a $4.25 million, one-year contract; signed Grant Balfour, rhp, Toronto, to an $8.1 million, two-year contract; signed Brian Fuentes, lhp, Minnesota, to a $10.5 million, two-year contract.

SEATTLE (4) — Re-signed Erik Bedard, lhp, to a $1 million, one-year contract; signed Miguel Olivo, c, Toronto, to a $7 million, two-year contract; re-signed Josh Bard, c, to a minor league contract ($750,000); signed Adam Kennedy, 2b, Washington, to a minor league contract ($750,000).

TAMPA BAY (1) — Signed Kyle Farnsworth, rhp, Atlanta, to a $3.25 million, one-year contract,

TEXAS (6) — Signed Yorvit Torrealba, c, San Diego, to a $6.25 million, two-year contract; announced Frank Francisco, rhp, accepted salary arbitration; re-signed Matt Treanor, c, to an $850,000, one-year contract; signed Arthur Rhodes, lhp, Cincinnati, to a $4.1 million, one-year contract; signed Brandon Webb, rhp, Arizona, to a $3 million, one-year contract; signed Adrian Beltre, 3b, Boston, to an $80 million, five-year contract.

TORONTO (4) — Announced Jason Frasor, rhp, accepted salary arbitration; signed Corey Patterson, of, Baltimore, to a minor league contract ($900,000); signed Octavio Dotel, rhp, Colorado, to a $3.5 million, one-year contract; signed Jon Rauch, rhp, Minnesota, to a $3.75 million, one-year contract.

NATIONAL LEAGUE

ARIZONA (7) — Signed Geoff Blum, inf, Houston, to a $2.7 million, two-year contract; signed Melvin Mora, 3b, Colorado, to a $2 million, one-year contract; signed J.J. Putz, rhp, Chicago White Sox, to a $10 million, two-year contract; signed Xavier Nady, of-1b, Chicago Cubs, to a $1.75 million, one-year contract; signed Henry Blanco, c, New York Mets, to a $1.25 million, one-year contract; re-signed Aaron Heilman, rhp, to a $2 million, one-year contract; signed Willie Bloomquist, of, Cincinnati, to a $1.05 million, one-year contract.

ATLANTA (1) — Re-signed Eric Hinske, of, to a $1.45 million, one-year contract.

CINCINNATI (2) — Re-signed Ramon Hernandez, c, to a $3 million, one-year contract; signed Edgar Renteria, ss, San Francisco, to a $2.1 million, one-year contract.

CHICAGO (3) — Signed Carlos Pena, 1b, Tampa Bay, to a $10 million, one-year contract; signed Kerry Wood, rhp, New York Yankees, to a $1.5 million, one-year contract; signed Reed Johnson, of, Los Angeles Dodgers, to a minor league contract.

CINCINNATI (1) — Re-signed Miguel Cairo, 3b, to a $2 million, one-year contract.

COLORADO (3) — Re-signed Jorge De La Rosa, lhp, to a $21.5 million, two-year contract; signed Ty Wigginton, 1b, Baltimore, to an $8 million, two-year contract; re-signed Jason Giambi, 1b, to a minor league contract $1 million.

FLORIDA (3) — Signed John Buck, c, Toronto, to an $18 million, three-year contract; signed Javier Vazquez, rhp, New York Yankees, to a $7 million, one-year contract; signed Randy Choate, lhp, Tampa Bay, to a $2.5 million, two-year contract.

HOUSTON (1) — Signed Bill Hall, 2b, Boston, to a $3.25 million, one-year contract.

LOS ANGELES (7) — Re-signed Hiroki Kuroda, rhp, to a $12 million, one-year contract; signed Jon Garland, rhp, San Diego, to a $5 million, one-year contract; signed Juan Uribe, inf, San Francisco, to a $21 million, three-year contract; re-signed Rod Barajas, c, to a $3.25 million, one-year contract; re-signed Vicente Padilla, rhp, to a $2 million, one-year contract; signed Matt Guerrier, rhp, Minnesota, to a $12 million, three-year contract; signed Marcus Thames, of, New York Yankees, to a $1 million, one-year contract.

MILWAUKEE (1) — Re-signed Craig Counsell, inf, to a $1.4 million, one-year contract.

NEW YORK (3) — Signed Chris Capuano, lhp, Milwaukee, to a $1.5 million, one-year contract; signed Willie Harris, of, Washington, to a minor league contract ($800,000); signed Chris Young, rhp, San Diego, to a $1.1 million, one-year contract.

PHILADELPHIA (3) — Re-signed Jose Contreras, rhp, to a $5.5 million, two-year contract; signed Cliff Lee, lhp, Texas, to a $120 million, five-year contract; re-signed J.C. Romero, lhp, to a $1.35 million, one-year contract.

PITTSBURGH (2) — Signed Kevin Correia, rhp, San Diego, to an $8 million, two-year contract; signed Lyle Overbay, 1b, Toronto, to a $5 million, one-year contract.

ST. LOUIS (3) — Re-signed Jake Westbrook, rhp, to a $16.5 million, two-year contract; signed Lance Berkman, of, New York Yankees, to an $8 million, one-year contract; signed Gerald Laird, c, Detroit, to a $1 million, one-year contract.

SAN DIEGO (5) — Signed Aaron Harang, rhp, Cincinnati, to a $4 million, one-year contract; signed Orlando Hudson, 2b, Minnesota, to an $11.5 million, two-year contract; signed Brad Hawpe, of, Tampa Bay, to a $3 million, one-year contract; signed Chad Qualls, rhp, Tampa Bay, to a $2.55 million, one-year contract; signed Gregg Zaun, c, Milwaukee, to a minor league contract.

SAN FRANCISCO (4) — Re-signed Aubrey Huff, 1b, to a $22 million, two-year contract; signed Miguel Tejada, ss-3b, San Diego, to a $6.5 million, one-year contract; re-signed Pat Burrell, of, to a $1 million, one-year contract; re-signed Guillermo Mota, rhp, to a minor league contract.

WASHINGTON (5) — Signed Jayson Werth, of, Philadelphia, to a $126 million, seven-year contract; signed Matt Stairs, of, San Diego, to a minor league contract ($850,000); signed Rick Ankiel, of, Atlanta, to a $1.5 million, one-year contract; signed Adam LaRoche, 1b, Arizona, to a $16 million, two-year contract; signed Jerry Hairston Jr., of, San Diego, to a $2 million, one-year contract.

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JAPAN PACIFIC LEAGUE

ORIX (1) — Signed Chan Ho Park, rhp.

REMAINING FREE AGENTS

NEW YORK (AP) — The 66 remaining free agents:

AMERICAN LEAGUE

BALTIMORE (3) — Mark Hendrickson, lhp; Julio Lugo, 2b; Kevin Millwood, rhp.

BOSTON (2) — Felipe Lopez, 3b; Mike Lowell, 1b.

CHICAGO (4) — Freddy Garcia, rhp; Andruw Jones, of; Mark Kotsay, dh; Manny Ramirez; of.

DETROIT (3) — Jeremy Bonderman, rhp; Johnny Damon, of; Bobby Seay, lhp.

LOS ANGELES (1) — Scot Shields, rhp.

MINNESOTA (3) — Randy Flores, lhp; Ron Mahay, lhp; Nick Punto, 3b.

NEW YORK (3) — Nick Johnson, dh; Chad Moeller, c; Andy Pettitte, lhp.

OAKLAND (3) — Eric Chavez, 3b; Justin Duchscherer, rhp; Ben Sheets, rhp.

SEATTLE (3) — Russell Branyan, 1b; Chris Woodward, ss; Jamey Wright, rhp.

TAMPA BAY (2) — Rocco Baldelli, dh; Gabe Kapler, of.

TEXAS (4) — Jorge Cantu, inf; Vladimir Guerrero, dh; Cristian Guzman, inf; Bengie Molina, c.

NATIONAL LEAGUE

ARIZONA (3) — Kris Benson, rhp; Mike Hampton; lhp; Rodrigo Lopez, rhp.

ATLANTA (1) — Troy Glaus, 1b.

CINCINNATI (4) — Orlando Cabrera, ss; Jim Edmonds, of; Mike Lincoln, rhp; Russ Springer, rhp.

COLORADO (2) — Joe Beimel, lhp; Jay Payton, of.

FLORIDA (2) — Jorge Sosa, rhp; Chad Tracy, 3b.

HOUSTON (1) — Brian Moehler, rhp.

LOS ANGELES (3) — Brad Ausmus, c; Scott Podsednik, of; Jeff Weaver, rhp.

MILWAUKEE (3) — David Bush, rhp; Doug Davis, lhp; Trevor Hoffman, rhp.

NEW YORK (3) — Elmer Dessens, rhp; Kelvim Escobar, rhp; Fernando Tatis, inf-of.

PHILADELPHIA (2) — Chad Durbin, rhp; Mike Sweeney, 1b.

ST. LOUIS (7) — Pedro Feliz, 3b; Jason LaRue, c; Mike MacDougal, rhp; Aaron Miles, 2b; Dennys Reyes, lhp; Jeff Suppan, rhp; Randy Winn, of.

SAN DIEGO (1) — David Eckstein, 2b.

SAN FRANCISCO (1) — Jose Guillen, of.

WASHINGTON (2) — Miguel Batista, rhp; Kevin Mench, of.

Basketball

NBA

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 32 9 .780 —

New York 22 19 .537 10

Philadelphia 17 25 .405 15½

Toronto 13 29 .310 19½

New Jersey 11 31 .262 21½

Southeast Division

Miami 30 13 .698 —

Atlanta 28 15 .651 2

Orlando 27 15 .643 2½

Charlotte 17 24 .415 12

Washington 12 28 .300 16½

Central Division

Chicago 28 14 .667 —

Indiana 16 23 .410 10½

Milwaukee 15 24 .385 11½

Detroit 15 27 .357 13

Cleveland 8 33 .195 19½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 36 6 .857 —

Dallas 27 14 .659 8½

New Orleans 27 16 .628 9½

Houston 20 23 .465 16½

Memphis 19 23 .452 17

Northwest Division

Oklahoma City 27 15 .643 —

Utah 27 15 .643 —

Denver 24 17 .585 2½

Portland 23 20 .535 4½

Minnesota 10 33 .233 17½

Pacific Division

L.A. Lakers 31 13 .705 —

Phoenix 19 21 .475 10

Golden State 18 23 .439 11½

L.A. Clippers 16 25 .390 13½

Sacramento 9 31 .225 20

Wednesday's games

Phoenix 106, Cleveland 98

New Jersey 103, Utah 95

Orlando 99, Philadelphia 98, OT

Boston 86, Detroit 82

Milwaukee 100, Washington 87

New Orleans 103, Memphis 102, OT

Houston 104, New York 89

San Antonio 104, Toronto 95

Denver 112, Oklahoma City 107

Dallas 109, L.A. Lakers 100

Portland 94, Sacramento 90, OT

Golden State 110, Indiana 108

L.A. Clippers 126, Minnesota 111

Thursday's games

Charlotte 100, Philadelphia 97

Dallas at Chicago (n)

L.A. Clippers at Portland (n)

Friday's games

Detroit at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Phoenix at Washington, 7 p.m.

New Orleans at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Utah at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Milwaukee at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m.

Houston at Memphis, 8 p.m.

New York at San Antonio, 8 p.m.

Sacramento at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Denver, 10:30 p.m.

Bobcats 100, 76ers 97

PHILADELPHIA (97) — Iguodala 7-11 5-9 19, Brand 6-13 0-0 12, Hawes 3-7 0-0 6, Holiday 6-17 0-0 13, Meeks 2-5 0-0 5, Williams 4-9 3-4 11, Turner 2-5 2-2 7, Young 9-14 3-3 21, Speights 0-4 3-4 3, Kapono 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 39-85 16-22 97.

CHARLOTTE (100) — Wallace 2-7 2-2 6, Diaw 3-5 2-4 9, K.Brown 2-4 2-2 6, Augustin 11-17 6-6 31, Jackson 5-16 4-5 14, Henderson 5-8 1-2 11, McGuire 1-3 0-0 2, Mohammed 7-12 1-3 15, Livingston 2-6 2-2 6, Carroll 0-1 0-0 0, Najera 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 38-79 20-26 100.

Philadelphia 27 23 18 29— 97

Charlotte 30 26 18 26—100

Three-point goals—Philadelphia 3-14 (Turner 1-2, Meeks 1-3, Holiday 1-3, Iguodala 0-2, Williams 0-4), Charlotte 4-11 (Augustin 3-5, Diaw 1-2, Wallace 0-1, Jackson 0-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Philadelphia 53 (Brand 10), Charlotte 46 (K.Brown 9). Assists—Philadelphia 22 (Holiday 7), Charlotte 21 (Augustin 8). Total fouls—Philadelphia 21, Charlotte 17. Technicals—Charlotte defensive three-second. A—14,326 (19,077).

COLLEGE MEN

FRIDAY'S SCHEDULE

STATE—Crown at Boyce, 7; Johnson Bible at Kentucky Christian, 8; Centre at Southwestern, 9

THURSDAY'S SCORES

SEC

Florida 45 Auburn 40

OVC

Tenn.-Martin 79 SE Missouri St. 69

Eastern Illinois 61 Murray State 60

Tennessee Tech 71 Austin Peay 68

STATE

Bellarmine 85 Northern Ky. 74

Bethel 88 Mid-Continent 53

Cumberlands 68 St. Catharine 59

Kentucky St. 61 Albany State 57

Western Ky. 84 South Alabama 75

COLLEGE WOMEN

FRIDAY'S SCHEDULE

(All times p.m.)

STATE— Johnson Bible at Kentucky Christian, 6; Centre at Southwestern, 7; Midway at Berea, 7

TOP 25—Georgia Tech at No. 3 Duke, 6:30; No. 15 Maryland at Virginia, 8:30

THURSDAY'S SCORES

SEC

No. 19 Kentucky 59 Florida 58

No. 5 Tennessee 71 South Carolina 56

Louisiana St. 78 Mississippi 43

Vanderbilt 65No. 23 Arkansas 54

Auburn 45 Mississippi State 41

OVC

Murray St. 71 Eastern Illinois 64

Jacksonville St. 77 Tennessee St. 73

STATE

Bellarmine 72 Northern Kentucky 70

Cumberlands 70 St. Catharine 47

Ky. Wesleyan 66 Indianapolis 60 Pikeville 88 Alice Lloyd 78

Virginia-Wise 81 Kentucky Christian 68

TOP 25

No. 10 North Carolina 71 Wake Forest 56

No. 12 Michigan State 69 Indiana 55

No. 22 Florida St. 83 Clemson 73

No. 18 DePaul 90 N.J. Institute of Tech 43

No. 25 Ohio St. 71 Illinois 62

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS

SCORES

Ashland Blazer 83 Fairview 56

Johnson Central 68 Sheldon Clark 48

Paintsville 80 Magoffin Co. 60

Shelby Valley 75 Phelps 52

Southwestern 48 McCreary Central 43

Tolsia (W.Va.) 72 Lawrence Co. 48

Williamsburg 68 Lynn Camp 64

Ashland Blazer 83, Fairview 56

ASHLAND BLAZER (13-3) — Withrow 24, Delaney 13, Gregg 17, Whetsel 5, Johnson 12 , Cullop 2, Salow 5, Bush 4, Gibbs 1.

FAIRVIEW (6-9) — Kimbro 15, Lowe 3, Hutchinson 3, Terry 10, Segina 2, Turner 14, Selty 7, Thompson 2.

Ashland Blazer 23 26 20 14—83

Fairview 7 16 19 14—56

Johnson Central 68, Sheldon Clark 48

SHELDON CLARK (8-7) — Johnson 13, Kirk 17, Moore 2, Lafferty 14, Smith 2.

JOHNSON CENTRAL (9-4) — Skaggs 22, Hall 13, Gallagher 1, Salyer 3, Hall 14, Bratton 2, Parker 13.

Sheldon Clark 18 7 8 15—48

Johnson Central 11 15 21 21—68Paintsville 80, Magoffin Co. 60

MAGOFFIN CO. (5-9) — Sparks 8, Kazee 11, Kennard 6, N. Howard 14, Pitts 16, Howes 3, Blanton 2.

PAINTSVILLE (8-9) — Tiller 19, Green 23, Slone 11, Sublett 11, M. Daniels 3, D. Caldwell 13.

Magoffin Co. 15 19 15 11—60

Paintsville 21 17 27 15—80

Southwestern 48, McCreary Central 43

SOUTHWESTERN (7-6) — Lewis 2, Bellar 4, Edwards 12, Marlow 9, C. Epperson 9, J. Epperson 12.

McCREARY CENTRAL (9-8) — Dixon 24, Williams 17, Goins 2, Ball, Strunk.

Southwestern 17 0 9 20—48

McCreary Central 13 6 9 15—43

Football

NFL

PLAYOFFS SCHEDULE

(All times p.m. )

Conference Championships

Sunday, Jan. 23

Green Bay at Chicago, 3 (Fox-56)

N.Y. Jets at Pittsburgh, 6:30 (CBS-27)

Super Bowl

Sunday, Feb. 6

At Arlington, Texas

AFC champion vs. NFC champion, 6:30 (Fox-56)

Golf

PGA

BOB HOPE CLASSIC

At La Quinta, Calif.

Scores from the Bob Hope Classic, played on four courses, all par 72: PGA West, Arnold Palmer Private Course (6,950 yards); PGA West, Jack Nicklaus Private Course (6,924 yards); La Quinta C.C. (7,060 yards); SilverRock Resort, Palmer Course (7,403 yards).

Jhonattan Vegas 64 - 67—131 - 13

Boo Weekley 65 - 66—131 - 13

Charles Howell III 66 - 66—132 - 12

Chris Couch 67 - 65—132 - 12

Keegan Bradley 66 - 67—133 - 11

Brian Davis 67 - 66—133 - 11

Cameron Tringale 67 - 67—134 - 10

John Senden 66 - 68—134 - 10

Jeff Overton 69 - 65—134 - 10

Greg Chalmers 67 - 67—134 - 10

Peter Tomasulo 66 - 68—134 - 10

Gary Woodland 65 - 69—134 - 10

Ricky Barnes 65 - 70—135 - 9

Daniel Summerhays 69 - 66—135 - 9

David Duval 68 - 67—135 - 9

Jerry Kelly 67 - 68—135 - 9

Fredrik Jacobson 65 - 70—135 - 9

Kevin Na 69 - 67—136 - 8

Tim Petrovic 67 - 69—136 - 8

Martin Laird 68 - 68—136 - 8

Kevin Streelman 69 - 67—136 - 8

Harrison Frazar 68 - 68—136 - 8

Derek Lamely 63 - 73—136 - 8

Matt Kuchar 66 - 70—136 - 8

Kyle Stanley 65 - 71—136 - 8

Alex Cejka 69 - 67—136 - 8

Kenny Perry 67 - 69—136 - 8

Rory Sabbatini 70 - 66—136 - 8

Hunter Haas 67 - 69—136 - 8

Others

Steve Flesch 68 - 69—137 - 7

Bill Haas 69-68—137-7

Bubba Watson 66 - 71—137 - 7

Mark Calcavecchia 69-69—138-6

Stewart Cink 72-70—142-2

Chris DiMarco 69-74—143-1

Josh Teater 72 - 71—143 - 1

David Toms 70-73—143-1

Mike Weir 72-75—147 +3

european pga: abu Dhabi Championship

At Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

7,590-yard, par - 72 Abu Dhabi G.C.

Charl Schwartzel 31-33—64-8

Padraig Harrington 32-33—65-7

Alexander Noren 35-31—66-6

Graeme McDowell 36-30—66-6

Niclas Fasth 32-34—66-6

Martin Kaymer 35-32—67-5

Danny Willett 32-35—67-5

Gary Boyd 34-34—68-4

Robert Coles 34-34—68-4

Johan Edfors 33-35—68-4

Ignacio Garrido 34-34—68-4

Anders Hansen 35-33—68-4

Brett Rumford 35-33—68-4

Richard Green 34-34—68-4

Others

Lee Westwood 36-33—69-3

Retief Goosen 34-36—70-2

Edoardo Molinari 36-35—70-2

Colin Montgomerie 34-36—70-2

Darren Clarke 36-35—71-1

Francesco Molinari 35-36—71-1

Miguel Angel Jiminez 36-35—71-1

Rory McIlroy 34-37—71-1

Phil Mickelson 36-35—71-1

Paul Casey 37-36—73 +1

Ian Poulter 40-35—75 +3

Hockey

NHL

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Philadelphia 31 11 5 67 164 124

Pittsburgh 29 15 4 62 150 112

N.Y. Rangers 27 19 3 57 140 119

N.Y. Islanders 14 24 7 35 109 150

New Jersey 14 29 3 31 92 140

Northeast Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Boston 26 14 7 59 144 107

Montreal 26 17 4 56 118 113

Buffalo 21 20 5 47 127 134

Toronto 19 22 5 43 119 141

Ottawa 17 24 7 41 105 150

Southeast Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 28 15 5 61 143 152

Washington 26 14 8 60 135 125

Atlanta 23 18 8 54 148 156

Carolina 23 18 6 52 141 146

Florida 21 20 4 46 123 119

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Detroit 28 12 6 62 158 135

Nashville 25 15 6 56 124 111

Chicago 25 18 4 54 150 130

St. Louis 22 17 6 50 121 129

Columbus 22 20 5 49 123 147

Northwest Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Vancouver 29 10 7 65 152 113

Colorado 24 16 6 54 152 146

Minnesota 24 18 5 53 123 128

Calgary 20 21 6 46 126 143

Edmonton 14 24 7 35 113 155

Pacific Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Dallas 28 13 5 61 135 120

Anaheim 26 20 4 56 133 141

Phoenix 23 15 9 55 136 135

San Jose 23 19 5 51 131 131

Los Angeles 24 21 1 49 134 117

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.

Wednesday's games

N.Y. Rangers 7, Toronto 0

Columbus 3, Florida 2 (OT)

Minnesota 6, Calgary 0

Thursday's games

Tampa Bay 3, Atlanta 2 (SO)

Buffalo 4, Boston 2

Toronto 5, Anaheim 2

New Jersey 2, Pittsburgh 0

Washington 2, N.Y. Islanders 1

Philadelphia 6, Ottawa 2

Carolina 4, N.Y. Rangers 1

Detroit at St. Louis (n)

Nashville at Colorado (n)

Dallas at Edmonton (n)

San Jose at Vancouver (n)

Phoenix at Los Angeles (n)

Friday's games

N.Y. Islanders at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m.

Montreal at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Dallas at Calgary, 9 p.m.

Saturday's games

New Jersey at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.

Chicago at Detroit, 2 p.m.

Boston at Colorado, 3 p.m.

Washington at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Anaheim at Montreal, 7 p.m.

Carolina at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Atlanta, 7 p.m.

Columbus at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Los Angeles at Phoenix, 8 p.m.

Calgary at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

Minnesota at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Tennis

PROFESSIONAL

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

At Melbourne, Australia

Purse: $24.7 million (Grand Slam)

Surface: Hard-outdoor

SINGLES

Men

Second round

Robin Soderling (4), Sweden, def. Gilles Muller, Luxembourg, 6-3, 7-6 (1), 6-1.

Andy Murray (5), Britain, def. Illya Marchenko, Ukraine, 6-1, 6-3, 6-3.

David Ferrer (7), Spain, def. Michael Russell, United States, 6-0, 6-1, 7-5.

Mikhail Youzhny (10), Russia, def. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, 6-3, 6-1, 5-7, 4-6, 6-1.

Jurgen Melzer (11), Austria, def. Pere Riba, Spain, 6-2, 6-4, 6-2.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (13), France, def. Andreas Seppi, Italy, 6-3, 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5).

Marin Cilic (15), Croatia, def. Santiago Giraldo, Colombia, 6-3, 7-6 (1), 6-1.

John Isner (20), United States, def. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2, 6-1.

Marcos Baghdatis (21), Cyprus, def. Juan Martin del Potro, Argentina, s 6-1, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3.

David Nalbandian (27), Argentina, lost to Richard Berankis, Lithuania, 6-1, 6-0, 2-0, retired.

Thomaz Bellucci (30), Brazil, lost to Jan Hernych, Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-7 (11), 6-4, 6-7 (3), 8-6.

Feliciano Lopez (31), Spain, lost to Bernard Tomic, Australia, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (3), 6-3.

Guillermo Garcia-Lopez (32), Spain, def. Eduardo Schwank, Argentina, 6-4, 7-6 (8), 6-1.

Women

Second round

Vera Zvonareva (2), Russia, def. Bojana Jovanovski, Serbia, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1.

Sam Stosur (5), Australia, def. Vera Dushevina, Russia, 6-3, 6-2.

Nadia Petrova (13), Russia, def. Alicia Molik, Australia, 6-4, 6-1.

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (16), Russia, def. Kristina Barrois, Germany, 6-2, 6-2.

Alize Cornet, France, def. Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (26), Spain, 7-5, 6-1.

Lucie Safarova (31), Czech Republic, def. Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-7 (2), 7-5.

Odds

GLANTZ-CULVER LINE

NFL PLAYOFFS

Sunday

Favorite Open Today Underdog

Green Bay 3 3½ at Chicago

at Pittsburgh 4 3½ N.Y. Jets

NCAA Basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

at Butler 15 Wis. - Green Bay

at Valparaiso 10 Wis. - Milwaukee

Fairfield 5 at Canisius

Iona 14½ at Niagara

at St. Peter's 1½ Siena

Belmont 17½ at S.C. - Upstate

at East Tennessee St. 8 Lipscomb

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