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The Latest: Cardinals' Murray, Hopkins active vs. Bears

Dec. 05, 2021 12:11 PM EST

The Latest from Week 13 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 12:08 p.m. Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray and three-time All-Pro receiver DeAndre Hopkins are active against the Chicago Bears after missing the previous three games because of...

Cal's defense rises up, hands USC fourth straight loss

Dec. 05, 2021 03:20 AM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Trey Paster scored on a 55-yard fumble return in the second quarter, California’s defense made a clutch stop near the goal line, and the Golden Bears held off Southern California 24-14 in the season finale for both teams. Christopher Brooks...

Celtics start fast, rout Trail Blazers 145-117

Dec. 05, 2021 01:19 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jayson Tatum and Dennis Schroder scored 31 points apiece and the Boston Celtics rode a sizzling start to a 145-117 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night. Enes Freedom grabbed 15 rebounds off the bench for the Celtics, who made...

Grizzlies hang on to beat Mavericks 97-90 after 73-point win

Dec. 05, 2021 00:18 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The next time the Memphis Grizzlies trail in what is expected to be about two weeks without Ja Morant will be the first. Desmond Bane scored a career-high 29 points, and the Grizzlies held on to beat the Dallas Mavericks 97-90 on Saturday night in their...

Bucks rout short-handed Heat 124-102 without Antetokounmpo

Dec. 05, 2021 00:15 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — It wasn’t exactly a revenge game for the Milwaukee Bucks, though it felt good. Pat Connaughton made seven 3-pointers and scored 23 points, and the Bucks avenged an embarrassing loss from the second game of the season, beating the Heat 124-102 on...

Strome, Panarin lead Rangers to 3-2 win over Blackhawks

Dec. 04, 2021 23:38 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Artemi Panarin and Ryan Strome each had a goal and two assists, and the New York Rangers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Saturday night for their sixth straight win. Adam Fox added a goal and an assist and Alexandar Georgiev made 25 saves for New...

Teravainen scores twice, Hurricanes sock Sabres 6-2

Dec. 04, 2021 23:23 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Teuvo Teravainen scored two goals and the Carolina Hurricanes rode an early burst of offense to a 6-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. Martin Necas, Ian Cole, Vincent Trocheck and Nino Niederreiter also scored for the Hurricanes, who...

Red Wings hand Islanders 10th straight loss, 4-3 in OT

Dec. 04, 2021 23:04 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Moritz Seider scored 3:33 into overtime and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Islanders 4-3 Saturday night, handing New York its 10th straight loss. Filip Hronek, Sam Gagner and Givani Smith also scored for the Red Wings, who won their season-high fifth...

Ovechkin beats Tarasov for 750th goal, Capitals top Columbus

Dec. 04, 2021 22:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin found a new goaltender to score on for another milestone goal, though this time the name rang a bell. Ovechkin beat Daniil Tarasov for his 20th goal of the season and 750th of his NHL career to help the Washington Capitals beat the...

Alabama's O-line comes up big in SEC championship vs Georgia

Dec. 04, 2021 21:41 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Alabama's blockers went from being bullied to dominant in the span of a week. The fourth-ranked Crimson Tide's offensive line rose to the occasion against No. 1 Georgia's heralded defensive front in a 41-24 Southeastern Conference Championship game...