Posted 1 year ago
By Dan Lucero
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The fog-interrupted Farmers Insurance Open is there for the taking by Tiger Woods when they tee it up today in San Diego. He’s got a six-shot lead through seven holes of the final round.
UNDATED (AP) — After going 2-0 last week and improving to 19-1, Michigan is likely to move up a notch to No. 1 in this week’s AP college basketball poll. Duke will probably fall out of the top spot after splitting its two games.
BOSTON (AP) — Boston beat Eastern Conference leader Miami 100-98 in double overtime to snap a six-game losing streak. But the celebration was short-lived. The Celtics players found out after the game that All-Star guard Rajon Rondo tore the ACL in his right knee during Friday’s game and is done for the season.
HONOLULU (AP) — Last year, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell threatened to get rid of the Pro Bowl following a lackadaisical performance by both teams. Things weren’t much better at this year’s All-Star game, with the NFC blowing out the AFC 62-35. Minnesota tight end Kyle Rudolph was voted the game’s MVP with five catches for 122 yards and a touchdown.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers are in New Orleans to continue preparations for Sunday’s Super Bowl showdown with Baltimore. They arrived in the Big Easy yesterday. The Ravens are due to hit town today.
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
NFC 62 AFC 35
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
Boston 100 Miami 98 (2 OT)
L-A Lakers 105 Oklahoma City 96
Detroit 104 Orlando 102
New Orleans 91 Memphis 83
New York 106 Atlanta 104
Dallas 110 Phoenix 95
L-A Clippers 96 Portland 83
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
Washington 3 Buffalo 2
Pittsburgh 2 Ottawa 1 (SO Pittsburgh 3-2)
St. Louis 5 Minnesota 4 (OT)
Montreal 4 New Jersey 3 (OT)
Tampa Bay 5 Philadelphia 1
Chicago 2 Detroit 1 (OT)
Winnipeg 5 N-Y Islanders 4 (OT)
San Jose 4 Vancouver 1
TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL
( 2) Michigan 74 Illinois 60
( 7) Indiana 75 (13) Michigan St. 70
(17) Creighton 81 S. Illinois 51
(25) Miami 71 Florida St. 47