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Castaneda, Freeman lift Akron over Cent. Michigan 60-56

Jan. 25, 2022 23:33 PM EST

MT. PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Xavier Castaneda and Enrique Freeman scored 16 points apiece as Akron narrowly defeated Central Michigan 60-56 on Tuesday night. Ali Ali added 15 points for the Zips (13-5, 6-2 Mid-American Conference). Freeman also had 11 rebounds and three blocks. ...

Tatum, Brown lead Celtics in 128-75 laugher over Kings

Jan. 25, 2022 23:27 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 36 points and Jaylen Brown had 30 points and 10 rebounds before both rested the entire fourth quarter as the Boston Celtics routed the Sacramento Kings 128-75 on Tuesday night. Robert Williams finished with 13 points and 17 rebounds for the...

No. 4 Baylor beats Kansas State 74-49 for 3rd win in row

Jan. 25, 2022 23:27 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Kendall Brown and fourth-ranked Baylor were motivated at home after getting back on track on the road. Brown and Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua each had a double-double as the Bears won their third game in a row since rare consecutive losses in the Ferrell Center,...

Parise's 3rd-period goal lifts Islanders past Flyers, 4-3

Jan. 25, 2022 23:25 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Zach Parise scored the tiebreaking goal with just over eight minutes left in the third period and Ilya Sorokin made 14 saves as the New York Islanders edged Philadelphia 4-3. The reeling Flyers notched their franchise-record 13th straight loss. But in a bright...

Pavelski leads Stars past Devils 5-1 for 4th straight win

Jan. 25, 2022 23:20 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Joe Pavelski had two goals and two assists, and the Dallas Stars extended their winning streak to four games with a 5-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night. Roope Hintz scored for the fourth straight game and rookie Jacob Peterson got his eighth...

Louisville boards to meet amid reports Mack will soon be out

Jan. 25, 2022 23:16 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville’s Board of Trustees and the school's Athletic Association have scheduled a joint meeting for Wednesday amid a report that coach Chris Mack will soon be out. The agenda announcement Tuesday said both boards will “discuss proposed or pending...

James has 33, Lakers beat Nets 106-96 in Davis' return

Jan. 25, 2022 23:14 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Davis' knee looked fine leaping high to slam down a lob pass from LeBron James on the game's first possession. And he looked healthy jumping into his teammate in celebration after James' two steals and dunks in the fourth quarter punctuated his performance....

Marchment's 2 goals help Florida over Winnipeg, 5-3

Jan. 25, 2022 23:11 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Mason Marchment scored twice and added an assist as the Florida Panthers defeated the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 on Tuesday night. Anton Lundell also had a goal and assist, and Carter Verhaeghe and Sam Bennett also scored for the Panthers. Sergei Bobrovsky made 32...

Jokic's 28 points, 21 rebounds leads Nuggets past Pistons

Jan. 25, 2022 23:08 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 28 points, 21 rebounds and nine assists, Monte Morris made four free throws in the final 11.5 seconds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Detroit Pistons 110-105 on Tuesday night. Jokic was asked if he'd check the film for a missed assist, having fallen...

Auburn survives scare from Missouri in first game at No. 1

Jan. 25, 2022 23:07 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — K.D. Johnson scored 17 points, including five straight within the final 90 seconds, and No. 1 Auburn survived a scare from Missouri, winning 55-54 on Tuesday night in the program's first-ever game as the nation's top-ranked team. Johnson converted a three-point...