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Johnson, Nowell lead No. 5 K-State to 64-50 win over Florida

Jan. 28, 2023 20:22 PM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Keyontae Johnson had 13 points and 11 rebounds against his former team, Markquis Nowell flirted with the first triple-double in Kanas State history, and the No. 5 Wildcats beat Florida 64-50 on Saturday night in the Big 12-SEC Challenge. Nowell finished with...

Irving has 32 points, Nets beat Knicks for 9th straight time

Jan. 28, 2023 20:14 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 21 of his 32 points in the final 9 1/2 minutes, carrying the Brooklyn Nets to their ninth straight victory over the New York Knicks, 122-115 on Saturday. Irving's sixth straight game of 30 or more points gave him a career high and the Nets an NBA...

Bills' thankful Hamlin speaks publicly for 1st time in video

Jan. 28, 2023 20:08 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Damar Hamlin released a video Saturday in which he says he's thankful for the outpouring of support and vows to pay it back, marking the first time the Buffalo Bills safety has spoken publicly since he went into cardiac arrest and needed to be resuscitated on the field...

Smith helps Mississippi State beat No. 11 TCU 81-74 in OT

Jan. 28, 2023 19:53 PM EST

STARKVILLE, Miss (AP) — Tolu Smith had a season-high 27 points, 13 rebounds and five assists to lead Mississippi State to an 81-74 overtime victory over No. 11 TCU on Saturday. Dashawn Davis added 16 points to help Mississippi State (13-8) snap a five-game losing streak. Shakeel...

Newhook scores on birthday, Avalanche beat Blues 4-2

Jan. 28, 2023 19:01 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Alex Newhook scored on his birthday for the second straight season, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 on Saturday for their seventh win in eight games. Evan Rodrigues, J.T. Compher and Matt Nieto also scored for the Avalanche, and Logan...

Chiefs active TE Jody Fortson from IR for AFC title game

Jan. 28, 2023 17:12 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs activated tight end Jody Fortson from injured reserve and elevated wide receivers Marcus Kemp and Ihmir Smith-Marsette from the practice squad for Sunday night's AFC title game against the Cincinnati Bengals. The move to activate...

Northwestern easy winner, moves into 2nd-place Big Ten tie

Jan. 28, 2023 14:07 PM EST

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Chase Audige scored 24 points and Northwestern beat Minnesota 81-61 on Saturday for the Wildcats' third straight win. Their 15th win matched last season's total for the Wildcats (15-5, 6-3) and moved them into a tie for second place in the Big Ten with...

Heat rally again, top Magic 110-105 to close 3-0 homestand

Jan. 27, 2023 23:21 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Bam Adebayo has a theory. All these close games that the Miami Heat are playing now, in his mind, are providing valuable lessons to draw upon later this season. And the fact that they're winning a lot of those games right now is an added bonus. Jimmy...

Trocheck, Halak lead Rangers to 4-1 win over Golden Knights

Jan. 27, 2023 23:03 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Vincent Trocheck had a goal and an assist, Jaroslav Halak stopped 33 shots and the New York Rangers beat the struggling Vegas Golden Knights 4-1 on Friday night. Chris Kreider, Filip Chytil and Jimmy Vesey also scored for the Rangers, who are 8-2-3 in their last 13...

Kings hold on to beat Panthers 4-3 for 3rd straight win

Jan. 27, 2023 22:37 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Adrian Kempe had a short-handed goal and an assist, Pheonix Copley made a career-high 41 saves and the Los Angeles Kings held on to beat the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Friday night for their third straight win. Anze Kopitar, Viktor Arvidsson and Matt Roy also...