Scoreboard


NFL

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New Eng. 3 2 0 .600 165 113

N.Y. Jets 2 3 0 .400 98 130

Miami 2 3 0 .400 103 103

Buffalo 2 3 0 .400 118 176

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 5 0 0 1.000 149 73

Indianapolis 2 2 0 .500 91 110

Jacksonville 1 4 0 .200 65 138

Tennessee 1 4 0 .200 88 181

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 4 1 0 .800 130 89

Cincinnati 3 2 0 .600 125 129

Pittsburgh 2 2 0 .500 93 89

Cleveland 0 5 0 .000 100 139

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Diego 3 2 0 .600 124 102

Denver 2 3 0 .400 135 114

Oakland 1 3 0 .250 67 125

Kansas City 1 4 0 .200 94 145

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 3 2 0 .600 80 99

N.Y. Giants 3 2 0 .600 152 111

Dallas 2 2 0 .500 65 88

Washington 2 3 0 .400 140 147

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Atlanta 5 0 0 1.000 148 93

Tampa Bay 1 3 0 .250 82 91

Carolina 1 4 0 .200 92 125

New Orl. 1 4 0 .200 141 154

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Minnesota 4 1 0 .800 120 79

Chicago 4 1 0 .800 149 71

Green Bay 2 3 0 .400 112 111

Detroit 1 3 0 .250 100 114

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 4 1 0 .800 94 78

San Fran. 4 1 0 .800 149 68

St. Louis 3 2 0 .600 96 94

Seattle 3 2 0 .600 86 70

Thursday’s Game

St. Louis 17, Arizona 3

Sunday’s Games

Baltimore 9, Kansas City 6

Atlanta 24, Washington 17

Pittsburgh 16, Philadelphia 14

Indianapolis 30, Green Bay 27

N.Y. Giants 41, Cleveland 27

Miami 17, Cincinnati 13

Seattle 16, Carolina 12

Chicago 41, Jacksonville 3

San Francisco 45, Buffalo 3

Minnesota 30, Tennessee 7

New England 31, Denver 21

New Orleans 31, San Diego 24

Open: Dallas, Detroit, Oakland, Tampa Bay

Monday’s Game

Houston 23, N.Y. Jets 17

Thursday, Oct. 11

Pittsburgh at Tennessee, 2:20 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 14

Oakland at Atlanta, 7 a.m.

Kansas City at Tampa Bay, 7 a.m.

Indianapolis at N.Y. Jets, 7 a.m.

Cincinnati at Cleveland, 7 a.m.

Detroit at Philadelphia, 7 a.m.

St. Louis at Miami, 7 a.m.

Dallas at Baltimore, 7 a.m.

Buffalo at Arizona, 10:05 a.m.

New England at Seattle, 10:05 a.m.

N.Y. Giants at San Francisco, 10:25 a.m.

Minnesota at Washington, 10:25 a.m.

Green Bay at Houston, 2:20 p.m.

Open: Carolina, Chicago, Jacksonville, New Orleans

Monday, Oct. 15

Denver at San Diego, 2:30 p.m.

NBA

National Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 0 0 .000 —

Brooklyn 0 0 .000 —

New York 0 0 .000 —

Philadelphia 0 0 .000 —

Toronto 0 0 .000 —

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 1 0 1.000 —

Charlotte 1 1 .500 ½

Miami 0 1 .000 1

Orlando 0 1 .000 1

Washington 0 1 .000 1

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Chicago 1 0 1.000 —

Milwaukee 1 0 1.000 —

Detroit 0 0 .000 ½

Indiana 0 0 .000 ½

Cleveland 0 1 .000 1

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

New Orleans 2 0 1.000 —

Dallas 0 0 .000 1

Houston 0 0 .000 1

San Antonio 0 0 .000 1

Memphis 0 1 .000 1½

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Denver 1 0 1.000 —

Minnesota 0 0 .000 ½

Oklahoma City 0 0 .000 ½

Portland 0 0 .000 ½

Utah 0 1 .000 1

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

Golden State 2 0 1.000 —

Phoenix 0 0 .000 1

Sacramento 0 0 .000 1

L.A. Clippers 0 1 .000 1½

L.A. Lakers 0 1 .000 1½

Monday’s Games

Golden State 83, Utah 80

Tuesday’s Games

Milwaukee 97, Cleveland 80

Chicago 92, Memphis 88

New Orleans 97, Charlotte 82

Today’s Games

Toronto at Detroit, 1:30 p.m.

Oklahoma City vs. Houston at Hidalgo, TX, 2 p.m.

Indiana vs. Minnesota at Fargo, ND, 2 p.m.

Atlanta at San Antonio, 2:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Sacramento, 4 p.m.

Portland vs. L.A. Lakers at Ontario, CA, 4 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

Miami vs. L.A. Clippers at Beijing, China, 1:30 a.m.

New York at Washington, 1 p.m.

Philadelphia at Orlando, 1 p.m.

New Orleans at Charlotte, 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday’s Sports

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

ANSAS CITY ROYALS — Assigned RHP J.C. Sulbaran to Surprise (Arizona Fall).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Reinstated RHP Robert Coello from the 60-day DL and assigned him outright off the 40-man roster.

National League

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Darren Byrd and C Dayton Buller on minor-league contracts.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Placed LHP Jaime Garcia on the 15-day DL. Activated RHP Shelby Miller.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Placed RB Ryan Williams on injured reserve. Re-signed CB Crezdon Butler.

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Released CB Ron Parker.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Released TE Dominique Jones. Signed WR Kris Adams to the practice squad.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Signed S Anderson Russell to the practice squad.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Announced the retirement of RB Kevin Faulk.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Released LB Barrett Ruud. Signed CB Elbert Mack.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Released LB Eric Bakhtiari.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Released PK Billy Cundiff. Signed PK Kai Forbath.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned G Petr Mrazek, F Willie Coetzee and F Andrej Nastrasil from Grand Rapids (AHL) to Toledo (ECHL).

American Hockey League

CONNECTICUT WHALE — Assigned D Steven Delisle, F Ryan Flanigan, F Danny Hobbs and F Jordie Johnston to Greenville (ECHL). Released G Bryan Hince, G Kyle Rank, D Kyle Haines, D Colten Hayes, D Brent Henley, F Andrew Courtney, F Scott Tanski, F Nicolas Tremblay and F Francis Verreault-Paul.

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS — Assigned F Luke Glendening to Toledo (ECHL). Signed F Jeff Hogan to a professional tryout contract.

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS — Assigned C Nathan Moon to Cincinnati (ECHL) and RW Trent Vogelhuber to Evansville (ECHL).

ECHL

ECHL — Suspended Las Vegas D Mike Madill one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions during Monday’s game.

READING ROYALS — Released D Mike Lane and D Eriks Sevcenko.

UTAH GRIZZLIES — Signed D Mark Isherwood.

COLLEGE

NCAA — Banned Texas Southern’s men’s basketball team from postseason play for the 2012-13 season and football team for 2013 and 2014.

WESTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE — Announced it is adding Cal State Bakersfield and Utah Valley next year.

ASSUMPTION — Named Erick Thiemke women’s rowing coach.

BOSTON COLLEGE — Named Brad Bates athletic director.

CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE — Agreed to terms with women’s basketball coach Beryl Piper on a five-year contract extension through the 2016-17 season.

WNBA

Playoff glance

CONFERENCE FINALS

(Best-of-3)

Eastern Conference

Connecticut 1, Indiana 1

Friday, Oct. 5

Connecticut 76, Indiana 64

Monday, Oct. 8

Indiana 78, Connecticut 76

Thursday, Oct. 11

Indiana at Connecticut, 2:30 p.m.

Western Conference

Minnesota 2, Los Angeles 0

Thursday, Oct. 4

Minnesota 94, Los Angeles 77

Sunday, Oct. 7

Minnesota 80, Los Angeles 79

CHAMPIONSHIP

(Best-of-5)

Minnesota vs. Connecticut-Indiana winner

Sunday, Oct. 14

Connecticut-Indiana winner at Minnesota, 2 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Connecticut-Indiana winner at Minnesota, 2 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 19

Minnesota at Connecticut-Indiana winner, 2 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 21

Minnesota at Connecticut-Indiana winner, 2 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Connecticut-Indiana winner at Minnesota, 2 p.m.

MLS

Major League Soccer

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

x-Sport-KC 17 7 8 59 40 26

x-Chicago 17 10 5 56 45 39

D.C. 16 10 6 54 49 40

New York 15 9 8 53 54 46

Houston 13 8 11 50 45 38

Columbus 14 11 7 49 40 40

Montreal 12 15 5 41 45 50

Philadelphia 10 15 6 36 35 37

New Eng. 7 17 8 29 37 44

Toronto FC 5 20 7 22 35 60

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

x-San Jose 19 6 7 64 69 40

x-RS-Lake 17 11 4 55 46 35

x-Seattle 14 7 10 52 48 31

x-Los Ang. 15 12 5 50 56 45

Vancouver 11 12 9 42 35 40

FC Dallas 9 12 11 38 39 42

Colorado 9 19 4 31 40 50

Portland 7 16 9 30 32 55

Chivas USA 7 17 8 29 22 54

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

x- clinched playoff berth

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Real Salt Lake at Seattle FC, 5 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 20

Montreal at Toronto FC, 7:30 a.m.

Sporting Kansas City at New York, 1 p.m.

Chicago at New England, 1:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at Houston, 1:30 p.m.

Columbus at D.C. United, 1:30 p.m.

Colorado at Chivas USA, 4:30 p.m.

College football

AP Top 25 poll

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 6, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pv

1. Alabama (60) 5-0 1,500 1

2. Oregon 6-0 1,435 2

3. South Carolina 6-0 1,359 6

4. Florida 5-0 1,265 10

5. West Virginia 5-0 1,260 8

6. Kansas St. 5-0 1,217 7

7. Notre Dame 5-0 1,176 9

8. Ohio St. 6-0 1,053 12

9. LSU 5-1 938 4

10. Oregon St. 4-0 873 14

11. Southern Cal 4-1 812 13

12. Florida St. 5-1 800 3

13. Oklahoma 3-1 756 17

14. Georgia 5-1 733 5

15. Texas 4-1 711 11

16. Clemson 5-1 657 15

17. Stanford 4-1 587 18

18. Louisville 5-0 494 19

19. Mississippi St. 5-0 450 20

20. Rutgers 5-0 331 22

21. Cincinnati 4-0 205 NR

22. Texas A&M 4-1 153 NR

23. Louisiana Tech 5-0 129 NR

24. Boise St. 4-1 114 NR

25. Michigan 3-2 82 NR

Others receiving votes: Ohio 79, Baylor 62, Iowa St. 54, TCU 50, Michigan St. 49, Arizona St. 39, Washington 39, NC State 17, Nebraska 5, Arizona 4, Duke 3, Tennessee 3, Texas Tech 2, Tulsa 2, Northwestern 1, Penn St. 1.

Tennis

ATP World Tour Shanghai

Rolex Masters

Tuesday

At Qizhong Tennis Center

Shanghai, China

Purse: $5.25 million (Masters 1000)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Stanislas Wawrinka (13), Switzerland, def. Albert Ramos, Spain, 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5).

Florian Mayer, Germany, def. Bernard Tomic, Australia, 6-4, 6-0.

Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, def. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1.

Kei Nishikori (14), Japan, def. Wu Di, China, 6-2, 6-4.

Feliciano Lopez, Spain, def. Alejandro Falla, Colombia, 6-3, 1-6, 6-3.

Viktor Troicki, Serbia, def. Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, 6-3, 2-6, 6-4.

Milos Raonic (12), Canada, def. Marinko Matosevic, Australia, 7-6 (4), 6-3.

Gilles Simon (15), France, def. Jurgen Melzer, Austria, 6-4, 6-2.

Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, def. Lleyton Hewitt, Australia, 7-5, 6-1.

Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, def. Fabio Fognini, Italy, 6-2, 6-2.

Yen-hsun Lu, Taiwan, def. Zheng Ze, China, 6-0, 6-2.

Second Round

John Isner (8), United States, def. Kevin Anderson, South Africa, 7-6 (3), 6-7 (8), 7-6 (7).

Marin Cilic (10), Croatia, def. Martin Klizan, Slovakia, 7-5, 6-1.

Fernando Verdasco, Spain, def. Juan Monaco (7), Argentina, 6-4, 6-2.

Doubles

First Round

Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, and Nenad Zimonjic, Serbia, def. Santiago Gonzalez, Mexico, and Scott Lipsky, United States, 6-4, 3-6, 10-6.

Kevin Anderson, South Africa, and Sam Querrey, United States, def. Alexander Dolgopolov, Ukraine, and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, France, 6-4, 5-7, 18-16.

 

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