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NFL playoffs

Saturday

Favorite Open Today O/U Underdog

at Denver 9½ 9 (46) Baltimore

at San Francisco 3 3 (44½) Green Bay

Sunday

at Atlanta 3 2½ (46) Seattle

at New England 9 9½ (47½) Houston

Pro football

Wild-card Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 5

Houston 19, Cincinnati 13

Green Bay 24, Minnesota 10

Sunday, Jan. 6

Baltimore 24, Indianapolis 9

Seattle 24, Washington 14

Divisional Playoffs

Saturday

Baltimore at Denver, 11:30 a.m. (CBS)

Green Bay at San Francisco, 3 p.m. (FOX)

Sunday

Seattle at Atlanta, 8 a.m. (FOX)

Houston at New England, 11:30 a.m. (CBS)

Conference Championships

Sunday, Jan. 20

AFC, TBA (CBS)

NFC, TBA (FOX)

Pro Bowl

Sunday, Jan. 27

At Honolulu

AFC vs. NFC, 2 p.m. (NBC)

Super Bowl

Sunday, Feb. 3

At New Orleans

AFC champion vs. NFC champion, 1 p.m. (CBS)

Pro basketball

National Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

New York 23 11 .676 —

Brooklyn 20 15 .571 3½

Boston 18 17 .514 5½

Philadelphia 15 22 .405 9½

Toronto 13 22 .371 10½

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Miami 23 10 .697 —

Atlanta 20 14 .588 3½

Orlando 12 22 .353 11½

Charlotte 9 25 .265 14½

Washington 5 28 .152 18

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Indiana 21 14 .600 —

Chicago 19 14 .576 1

Milwaukee 18 16 .529 2½

Detroit 13 23 .361 8½

Cleveland 9 28 .243 13

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 28 10 .737 —

Memphis 22 10 .688 3

Houston 21 15 .583 6

Dallas 13 22 .371 13½

New Orleans 10 25 .286 16½

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Oklahoma City 27 8 .771 —

Portland 19 15 .559 7½

Denver 20 16 .556 7½

Utah 19 18 .514 9

Minnesota 16 16 .500 9½

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Clippers 27 8 .771 —

Golden State 22 11 .667 4

L.A. Lakers 15 20 .429 12

Sacramento 13 22 .371 14

Phoenix 12 25 .324 16

Tuesday’s Games

Brooklyn 109, Philadelphia 89

Indiana 87, Miami 77

Houston 125, L.A. Lakers 112

Minnesota 108, Atlanta 103

Milwaukee 108, Phoenix 99

Wednesday’s Games

Cleveland 99, Atlanta 83

Utah 112, Charlotte 102

Toronto 90, Philadelphia 72

Boston 87, Phoenix 79

Milwaukee 104, Chicago 96

New Orleans 88, Houston 79

Oklahoma City 106, Minnesota 84

San Antonio 108, L.A. Lakers 105

Orlando at Denver, late

Memphis at Golden State, late

Dallas at L.A. Clippers, late

Today’s Games

New York at Indiana, 3 p.m.

Dallas at Sacramento, 5 p.m.

Miami at Portland, 5:30 p.m.

Friday’s Games

Charlotte at Toronto, 2 p.m.

Houston at Boston, 2:30 p.m.

Utah at Atlanta, 2:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Brooklyn, 2:30 p.m.

San Antonio at Memphis, 3 p.m.

Minnesota at New Orleans, 3 p.m.

Chicago at New York, 3 p.m.

Detroit at Milwaukee, 3:30 p.m.

Cleveland at Denver, 4 p.m.

Portland at Golden State, 5:30 p.m.

Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers, 5:30 p.m.

College football

FBS bowl glance

Monday

BCS National Championship

Alabama 42, Notre Dame 14

Saturday, Jan. 19

RAYCOM College Football

All-Star Classic

At Montgomery, Ala.

Stars vs. Stripes, 10 a.m. (CBSSN)

East-West Shrine Classic

At St. Petersburg, Fla.

East vs. West, 11 a.m. (NFLN)

Saturday, Jan. 26

Senior Bowl

At Mobile, Ala.

North vs. South, 11 a.m. (NFLN)

College basketball

AP’s Men’s Top 25 Fared

Wednesday

1. Duke (15-0) did not play. Next: at No. 20 N.C. State, Saturday.

2. Michigan (16-0) beat Nebraska 62-47. Next: at No. 15 Ohio State, Sunday.

3. Louisville (14-1) beat Seton Hall 73-58. Next: vs. South Florida, Saturday.

4. Arizona (14-0) did not play. Next: at Oregon, Thursday.

5. Indiana (14-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 8 Minnesota, Saturday.

6. Kansas (13-1) beat Iowa State 97-89, OT. Next: at Texas Tech, Saturday.

7. Syracuse (15-1) beat Providence 72-66. Next: vs. Villanova, Saturday.

8. Minnesota (15-1) beat No. 12 Illinois 84-67. Next: at No. 5 Indiana, Saturday.

9. Gonzaga (15-1) did not play. Next: vs. Saint Mary’s (Cal), Thursday.

10. Missouri (12-2) did not play. Next: at Mississippi, Saturday.

11. Florida (11-2) beat Georgia 77-44. Next: at LSU, Saturday.

12. Illinois (14-3) lost to No. 8 Minnesota 84-67. Next: at Wisconsin, Saturday.

13. Creighton (15-1) did not play. Next: at Missouri State, Friday.

14. Butler (13-2) beat Saint Joseph’s 72-66. Next: at Dayton, Saturday.

15. Ohio State (12-3) did not play. Next: vs. No. 2 Michigan, Sunday.

16. San Diego State (12-2) at Fresno State. Next: vs. Colorado State, Saturday.

17. Notre Dame (14-1) did not play. Next: vs. UConn, Saturday.

18. Kansas State (12-2) did not play. Next: at West Virginia, Saturday.

19. Georgetown (10-3) did not play. Next: at St. John’s, Saturday.

20. N.C. State (13-2) beat Georgia Tech 83-70. Next: vs. No. 1 Duke, Saturday.

21. Cincinnati (13-3) did not play. Next: at Rutgers, Saturday.

22. Michigan State (12-3) did not play. Next: at Iowa, Thursday.

23. Wichita State (15-1) beat Southern Illinois 82-76. Next: at Evansville, Sunday.

24. UNLV (13-2) at No. 25 New Mexico. Next: vs. Air Force, Saturday.

25. New Mexico (13-2) vs. No. 24 UNLV. Next: vs. Fresno State, Saturday.

Wednesday’s Sports

Transactions

BASEBALL

National League

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Assigned RHP Arcenio Leon outright to Nashville.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Named Tom Telesco general manager.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Placed DE Chris Clemons and PK Steven Haushka on injured reserve. Signed DE Patrick Chukwurah and PK Ryan Longwell.

COLLEGE

NEBRASKA — Announced it is adding women’s sand volleyball as a varsity sport beginning this year.

Tennis

WTA Moorilla Hobart International

Wednesday

At The Domain Tennis Centre

Hobart, Australia

Purse: $235,000 (Intl.)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles Second Round

Jarmila Gajdosova, Australia, def. Olga Govortsova, Belarus, 6-3, 6-1.

Kirsten Flipkens, Belgium, def. Bojana Jovanovski, Serbia, 6-3, 6-2.

Tsvetana Pironkova, Bulgaria, def. Klara Zakopalova (3), Czech Republic, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2.

Monica Niculescu, Romania, def. Peng Shuai, China, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.

Apia International Results

Wednesday

At Olympic Park Tennis Centre

Sydney, Australia

Purse: Men, $486,000 (WT250); Women, $681,000 (Premier)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles Men

Second Round

Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, def. Fernando Verdasco (4), Spain, 6-3, 6-3.

Julien Benneteau, France, def. Radek Stepanek (6), Czech Republic, walkover.

Marcel Granollers (8), Spain, def. Fabio Fognini, Italy, 6-2, 7-6 (4).

Kevin Anderson, South Africa, def. Feliciano Lopez, Spain, 6-3, 6-4.

Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, def. Gilles Simon (2), France, 6-3, 6-1.

Ryan Harrison, United States, def. John Isner (1), United States, 6-4, 6-4.

Bernard Tomic, Australia, def. Florian Mayer (5), Germany, 7-6 (4), 6-2.

Andreas Seppi (3), Italy, def. John Millman, Australia, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3.

Women Quarterfinals

Agnieszka Radwanska (1), Poland, def. Roberta Vinci, Italy, 6-4, 7-5.

Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia, def. Sara Errani (3), Italy, 6-2, 6-1.

Li Na (4), China, def. Madison Keys, United States, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-2.

Angelique Kerber (2), Germany, def. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia, 6-3, 7-5.

Quarterfinals

David Marrero and Fernando Verdasco, Spain, def. Leander Paes, India, and Radek Stepanek (2), Czech Republic, walkover.

Bob and Mike Bryan (1), United States, def. Julien Benneteau and Michael Llodra, France, 6-3, 6-2.

Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez (3), Spain, def. Jeremy Chardy, France, and Lukasz Kubot, Poland, 3-6, 6-4, 13-11.

Women Quarterfinals

Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka (2), Czech Republic, def. Alexandra Panova, Russia, and Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan, 6-2, 6-4.

Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci (1), Italy, def. Anna-Lena Groenefeld, Germany, and Kveta Peschke, Czech Republic, 7-5, 2-6, 18-16.

Nadia Petrova, Russia, and Katarina Srebotnik, Slovenia, def. Liezel Huber, United States, and Sania Mirza (4), India, 6-2, 7-5.

ATP World Tour Heineken Open

Wednesday

At ASB Bank Tennis Centre

Auckland, New Zealand

Purse: $450,000 (WT250)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles Second Round

Sam Querrey (4), United States, def. Olivier Rochus, Belgium, 7-5, 6-3.

Xavier Malisse, Belgium, def. Santiago Giraldo, Colombia, 7-6 (6), 6-4.

Philipp Kohlschreiber (2), Germany, def. Alejandro Falla, Colombia, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-3.

Lukas Lacko, Slovakia, def. Thomaz Bellucci (8), Brazil, 6-3, 6-5.

Gael Monfils, France, def. Greg Jones, Australia, 6-4, 6-2.

Jesse Levine, Canada, def. Brian Baker, United States, 7-5, 6-4.

Tommy Haas (3), Germany, def. Igor Sijsling, Netherlands, 6-3, 6-4.

David Ferrer (1), Spain, def. Yen-hsun Lu, Taiwan, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3.

 

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