TV SCHEDULE, STANDINGS & MORE - DEC. 20

Posted 12/20/17

TV, RADIO

TODAY

2:30 p.m. - International Soccer: German Cup Round-of-16 Match - Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich (ESPN2).

2:30 p.m. - College Football: National Signing Day Special (ESPNU).

4:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Hall of …

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TV SCHEDULE, STANDINGS & MORE - DEC. 20

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TV, RADIO

TODAY

2:30 p.m. - International Soccer: German Cup Round-of-16 Match - Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich (ESPN2).

2:30 p.m. - College Football: National Signing Day Special (ESPNU).

4:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Hall of Fame Birthday of Basketball Game from Uncasville, Conn. - St. John's vs. St. Joseph's (ESPNU).

6:05 p.m. - Talk Show: Sports Talk (WDXY-FM 105.9, WDXY-AM 1240).

6:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Hall of Fame Birthday of Basketball Game from Uncasville, Conn. - Houston vs. Providence (ESPNU).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Evansville at Duke (ESPN2).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Wagner at Seton Hall (FOX SPORTS 1).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: North Texas at Georgetown (FOX SPORTS 2).

7 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Toronto at Charlotte (FOX SPORTS SOUTHEAST).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: James Madison at Florida (SEC NETWORK).

8 p.m. - College Football: Frisco Bowl from Frisco, Texas - Louisiana Tech vs. Southern Methodist (ESPN).

8 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Lakers at Houston (NBA TV).

8 p.m. - NHL Hockey: Detroit at Philadelphia (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Wofford at North Carolina (ESPN2).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Albany at Louisville (ESPNU).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: South Carolina Upstate at Creighton (FOX SPORTS 1).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Furman at Tennessee (SEC NETWORK).

10:30 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Memphis at Golden State (NBA TV).

11 p.m. - College Basketball: Spokane Showcase from Spokane, Wash. - Kansas State vs. Washington State (ESPN2).

NFL STANDINGS

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

WLTPctPFPA

y-New England1130.786395274

Buffalo860.571264306

Miami680.429252342

N.Y. Jets590.357285342

South

WLTPctPFPA

x-Jacksonville1040.714374209

Tennessee860.571296319

Houston4100.286319380

Indianapolis3110.214225368

North

WLTPctPFPA

y-Pittsburgh1130.786344278

Baltimore860.571345256

Cincinnati590.357233305

Cleveland0140.000207362

West

WLTPctPFPA

Kansas City860.571359302

L.A. Chargers770.500311255

Oakland680.429281324

Denver590.357254328

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

WLTPctPFPA

y-Philadelphia1220.857438279

Dallas860.571336311

Washington680.429305359

N.Y. Giants2120.143228355

South

WLTPctPFPA

New Orleans1040.714401282

Carolina1040.714331286

Atlanta950.643318282

Tampa Bay4100.286285336

North

WLTPctPFPA

y-Minnesota1130.786343242

Detroit860.571358339

Green Bay770.500309333

Chicago4100.286234294

West

WLTPctPFPA

L.A. Rams1040.714438272

Seattle860.571321294

Arizona680.429246337

San Francisco4100.286253337

x-clinched playoff spot

y-clinched division

Thursday's Game

Denver 25, Indianapolis 13

Saturday's Games

Detroit 20, Chicago 10

Kansas City 30, L.A. Chargers 13

Sunday's Games

Minnesota 34, Cincinnati 7

Washington 20, Arizona 15

Buffalo 24, Miami 16

Baltimore 27, Cleveland 10

Carolina 31, Green Bay 24

Jacksonville 45, Houston 7

New Orleans 31, N.Y. Jets 19

Philadelphia 34, N.Y. Giants 29

L.A. Rams 42, Seattle 7

New England 27, Pittsburgh 24

San Francisco 25, Tennessee 23

Dallas 20, Oakland 17

Monday's Game

Atlanta 24, Tampa Bay 21

Saturday, Dec. 23

Indianapolis at Baltimore, 4:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Green Bay, 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 24

Cleveland at Chicago, 1 p.m.

Atlanta at New Orleans, 1 p.m.

Denver at Washington, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Carolina, 1 p.m.

Miami at Kansas City, 1 p.m.

L.A. Rams at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

L.A. Chargers at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Buffalo at New England, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.

N.Y. Giants at Arizona, 4:25 p.m.

Seattle at Dallas, 4:25 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 25

Pittsburgh at Houston, 4:30 p.m.

Oakland at Philadelphia, 8:30 p.m.

NBA STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

WLPctGB

Boston267.788-

Toronto208.7143

New York1614.5338

Philadelphia1415.48310

Brooklyn1118.37913

Southeast Division

WLPctGB

Washington1614.533-

Miami1515.5001

Charlotte1119.3675

Orlando1120.3555

Atlanta723.2339

Central Division

WLPctGB

Cleveland238.742-

Detroit1713.5675

Indiana1714.5486

Milwaukee1513.5366

Chicago920.31013

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

WLPctGB

Houston254.862-

San Antonio2110.6775

New Orleans1515.50010

Memphis921.30016

Dallas823.25818

Northwest Division

WLPctGB

Minnesota1813.581-

Portland1614.5331

Denver1614.5331

Oklahoma City1515.5002

Utah1417.4524

Pacific Division

WLPctGB

Golden State246.800-

L.A. Clippers1118.37912

L.A. Lakers1018.35713

Phoenix1121.34414

Sacramento920.31014

Monday's Games

Boston 112, Indiana 111

Charlotte 109, New York 91

Atlanta 110, Miami 104

Chicago 117, Philadelphia 115

Houston 120, Utah 99

Minnesota 108, Portland 107

Oklahoma City 95, Denver 94

Phoenix 97, Dallas 91

San Antonio 109, L.A. Clippers 91

Golden State 116, L.A. Lakers 114, OT

Tuesday's Games

New Orleans at Washington, 7 p.m.

Sacramento at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Cleveland at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Today's Games

Toronto at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Indiana at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Miami at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Sacramento at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Houston, 8 p.m.

Orlando at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Utah at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

Detroit at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Denver, 9 p.m.

San Antonio at Portland, 10 p.m.

Memphis at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

Phoenix at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.

Thursday's Games

Chicago at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Boston at New York, 8 p.m.

Memphis at Phoenix, 9 p.m.

San Antonio at Utah, 10:30 p.m.

Friday's Games

New Orleans at Orlando, 7 p.m.

New York at Detroit, 7 p.m.

Washington at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

Atlanta at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

Charlotte at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Dallas at Miami, 8 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Houston, 8 p.m.

Denver at Portland, 10 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

NHL STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

Tampa Bay3224625012380

Toronto35211314311798

Boston3116105379387

Montreal33141543287103

Detroit32121373186103

Ottawa31111372985103

Florida33121652995115

Buffalo3381872372111

Metropolitan Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

New Jersey3319954310599

Washington34211214310898

Columbus3420131419793

N.Y. Islanders331812339118114

N.Y. Rangers33181233910896

Pittsburgh351715337101112

Philadelphia3314127359294

Carolina33141273591106

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

Nashville3221744610885

St. Louis35221124610788

Winnipeg34191054311294

Chicago33171153910286

Dallas3418142389999

Minnesota3317133379495

Colorado331615234105109

Pacific Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

Los Angeles35211044610782

Vegas3221924411297

San Jose3217114388880

Calgary34171433797102

Anaheim34141283691100

Vancouver34151543488106

Edmonton341517232101110

Arizona3572351978122

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.

Monday's Games

New Jersey 5, Anaheim 3

Boston 7, Columbus 2

Los Angeles 4, Philadelphia 1

Edmonton 5, San Jose 3

Colorado 4, Pittsburgh 2

Tuesday's Games

Toronto 8, Carolina 1

Minnesota at Ottawa, 7 p.m.

Detroit at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.

Anaheim at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m.

Boston at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m.

Winnipeg at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Washington at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Florida at Arizona, 9 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Vegas, 10 p.m.

Montreal at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

Today's Games

Toronto at Columbus, 7:30 p.m.

Detroit at Philadelphia, 8 p.m.

St. Louis at Calgary, 9:30 p.m.

Thursday's Games

Columbus at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Anaheim at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.

Winnipeg at Boston, 7 p.m.

Ottawa at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Carolina at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Chicago at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

St. Louis at Edmonton, 9 p.m.

Colorado at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

Vancouver at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Friday's Games

Philadelphia at Buffalo, 7 p.m.

Minnesota at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Montreal at Calgary, 9 p.m.

Washington at Arizona, 9 p.m.

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

MEN'S TOP 25 RESULTS

Monday

1. Villanova (11-0) did not play. Next: vs. Hofstra, Friday.

2. Michigan State (11-1) beat Houston Baptist 107-62. Next: vs. Long Beach State, Thursday.

3. Arizona State (10-0) did not play. Next: vs. Longwood, Tuesday.

4. Duke (11-1) did not play. Next: vs. Evansville, Wednesday.

5. North Carolina (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Wofford, Wednesday.

6. Miami (9-0) did not play. Next: at Hawaii, Friday.

7. Kentucky (9-1) did not play. Next: vs. UCLA, Saturday.

8. Texas A&M (9-1) did not play. Next: vs. Northern Kentucky, Tuesday.

9. Xavier (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Marshall, Tuesday.

10. West Virginia (9-1) did not play. Next: vs. Coppin State, Wednesday.

11. Wichita State (8-2) did not play. Next: vs. Arkansas State, Tuesday.

12. Gonzaga (10-2) beat IUPUI 101-71. Next: at San Diego State, Thursday.

13. Virginia (9-1) did not play. Next: vs. Savannah State, Tuesday.

14. Kansas (9-2) beat Omaha 109-64. Next: vs. Stanford, Thursday.

15. TCU (11-0) beat Texas Southern 91-72. Next: vs. William & Mary, Friday.

16. Purdue (11-2) did not play. Next: vs. Tennessee State, Thursday.

17. Oklahoma (8-1) did not play. Next: vs. Northwestern State, Tuesday.

18. Arizona (9-3) beat North Dakota State 83-53. Next: vs. UConn, Thursday.

18. Baylor (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Southern University, Tuesday.

20. Cincinnati (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Tuesday.

21. Tennessee (7-2) did not play. Next: vs. Furman, Wednesday.

21. Texas Tech (9-1) did not play. Next: vs. FAU, Tuesday.

23. Seton Hall (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Wagner, Wednesday.

24. Florida State (10-1) beat Charleston Southern 69-58. Next: vs. Southern Miss., Thursday.

25. Creighton (9-2) beat Texas-Arlington 90-81. Next: vs. SC Upstate, Wednesday.

WOMEN'S TOP 25 RESULTS

Tuesday

1. UConn (8-0) vs. Oklahoma. Next: vs. Duquesne, Friday.

2. Notre Dame (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Marquette, Wednesday.

3. Louisville (13-0) did not play. Next: at Air Force, Wednesday.

4. South Carolina (10-1) did not play. Next: at Temple, Thursday.

5. Mississippi State (11-0) did not play. Next: at UNLV, Wednesday.

6. Baylor (10-1) did not play. Next: at Kansas State, Thursday, Dec. 28.

7. Tennessee (11-0) did not play. Next: at No. 18 Stanford, Thursday.

8. Texas (9-1) did not play. Next: at Oklahoma, Thursday, Dec. 28.

9. West Virginia (11-0) did not play. Next: vs. Morehead State, Thursday.

10. Oregon (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. No. 19 Texas A&M, Thursday.

11. UCLA (8-2) did not play. Next: at Fordham, Wednesday.

12. Ohio State (11-2) did not play. Next: at Nebraska, Thursday, Dec. 28.

13. Florida State (10-1) did not play. Next: at Creighton, Thursday.

14. Duke (8-2) vs. Maine. Next: vs. Wyoming, Thursday.

15. Maryland (10-2) did not play. Next: at Coppin State, Wednesday.

16. Missouri (11-1) did not play. Next: vs. Illinois, Friday.

17. Oregon State (8-2) did not play. Next: vs. UC Davis, Wednesday.

18. Stanford (6-5) did not play. Next: vs. No. 7 Tennessee, Thursday.

19. Texas A&M (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Hawaii, Wednesday.

20. Villanova (9-0) did not play. Next: at La Salle, Wednesday.

21. Green Bay (10-1) beat Northwestern 63-57. Next: at Wright State, Thursday, Dec. 28.

22. South Florida (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Dayton, Wednesday.

23. Michigan (10-2) did not play. Next: vs. Delaware State, Thursday.

24. California (8-2) did not play. Next: at Kentucky, Thursday.

25. Iowa (11-1) did not play. Next: vs. Drake, Thursday.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

FCS Playoffs

First Round

Saturday, Nov. 25

Furman 28, Elon 27

Stony Brook 59, Lehigh 29

New Hampshire 14, CCSU 0

Kennesaw St. 28, Samford 17

South Dakota 38, Nicholls 31

Weber State 21, Western Illinois 19

Northern Iowa 46, Monmouth (NJ) 7

San Diego 41, Northern Arizona 10

Second Round

Saturday, Dec. 2

James Madison 26, Stony Brook 7

Kennesaw State 17, Jacksonville State 7

Wofford 28, Furman 10

South Dakota State 37, Northern Iowa 22

New Hampshire 21, Central Arkansas 15

Sam Houston St. 54, South Dakota 42

North Dakota State 38, San Diego 3

Weber State 30, Southern Utah 13

Quarterfinals

Friday, Dec. 8

James Madison 31, Weber State 28

Saturday, Dec. 9

North Dakota State 42, Wofford 10

South Dakota State 56, New Hampshire 14

Sam Houston State 34, Kennesaw State 27

Semifinals

Friday, Dec. 15

North Dakota State 55, Sam Houston State 13

Saturday, Dec. 16

James Madison 51, South Dakota State 16

Championship

Saturday, Jan. 6

At Toyota Stadium

Frisco, Texas

North Dakota State (13-1) vs. James Madison (14-0), Noon

TRANSACTIONS

Tuesday

MLB American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES - Sent RHP Jake Bray to Oakland to complete an earlier trade.

TAMPA BAY RAYS - Sent C Jonah Heim to Oakland to complete an earlier trade.

TEXAS RANGERS - Agreed to terms with RHPs Austin Bibens-Dirkx and Erik Goeddel on minor league contracts.

MLB National League

ATLANTA BRAVES - Released 1B Adrian Gonzalez.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS - Agreed to terms with C Nick Hundley on a one-year contract.

National Basketball Association

ATLANTA HAWKS - Assigned F/C Mike Muscala and G Tyler Dorsey to Erie (NBAGL).

CHICAGO BULLS - Waived G Kay Felder.

DALLAS MAVERICKS - Waived G/F Antonius Cleveland and C Jeff Withey. Signed G Kyles Collinsworth to a two-way contract.

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS - Placed WR Brittan Golden on injured reserve. Released LB Kevin Snyder from the practice squad. Re-signed RB Bronson Hill. Signed LB Vontarrius Dora and WR Rashad Ross to the practice squad.

CLEVELAND BROWNS - Placed DB Derrick Kindred on injured reserve. Signed DB B.W.Webb. Signed DB Trevon Hartfield to the practice squad.

DENVER BRONCOS - Placed LB Shane Ray on injured reserve. Signed CB Michael Hunter from the practice squad.

DETROIT LIONS - Placed WR TJ Jones on injured reserve. Signed WR Andy Jones from the practice squad and CB Adairius Barnes to the practice squad.

GREEN BAY PACKERS - Placed QB Aaron Rodgers on injured reserve. Released FB Joe Kerridge. Released QB Jerod Evans from the practice squad. Signed QB Joe Callahan.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS - Released DT Jeremy Liggins from the practice squad.

NEW YORK GIANTS - Waived LB Jeremy Cash. Activated DE Romeo Okwara from injured reserve. Signed WR Amba Etta-Tawo to the practice squad.

TENNESSEE TITANS - Released TE Jerome Cunningham from the practice squad. Signed DE Johnny Maxey to the practice squad.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS - Placed S Montae Nicholson on injured reserve. Signed S Fish Smithson from the practice squad and DL Tavaris Barnes to the practice squad.

National Hockey League

ARIZONA COYOTES - Traded G Michael Leighton to Pittsburgh for F Josh Archibald and G Sean Maguire. Assigned C Dylan Strome to Tucson (AHL).

DALLAS STARS - Traded D Jamie Oleksiak to Pittsburgh for a conditional 2019 fourth-round draft pick.

EDMONTON OILERS - Recalled LW Anton Slepyshev from Bakersfield (AHL).

Major League Soccer

LA GALAXY - Acquired D Rolf Feltscher on a free transfer.

COLLEGE

EMORY - Named Cory Greiner men's soccer coach.

MARYLAND - WR DJ Moore will enter the NFL draft.

MICHIGAN - Announced QB Shea Patterson will transfer from Mississippi.

RUTGERS - Announced the retirement of offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Jerry Kill.