6 a.m. - Professional Golf: European PGA Tour Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship First Round from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (GOLF).

7 a.m. - Professional Tennis: Australian Open Men's and Women's Second-Round Matches from Melbourne, Australia (TENNIS).

Noon - Figure Skating: European Championships from Moscow - Pairs Free Program Competition (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

2 p.m. - Professional Tennis: Australian Open Men's and Women's Second-Round Matches from Melbourne, Australia (ESPN2).

2 p.m. - Figure Skating: European Championships from Moscow - Women's Short Program Competition (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

3 p.m. - PGA Golf: CareerBuilder Challenge First Round from La Quinta, Calif. (GOLF).

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

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Jacksonville State at Morehead State (CBS SPORTS NETWORK).

7 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Philadelphia at Boston (TNT).

7 p.m. - Women's College Basketball: Tennessee at Notre Dame (ESPN).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Murray State at Belmont (ESPNU).

7 p.m. - Women's College Basketball: Syracuse at Miami (FOX SPORTSOUTH).

7 p.m. - Senior PGA Golf: PGA Tour Champions Mitsubishi Electric Championship First Round from Kona, Hawaii (GOLF).

7 p.m. - Women's College Basketball: Florida at Arkansas (SEC NETWORK).

7 p.m. - Professional Tennis: Australian Open Men's and Women's Third-Round Matches from Melbourne, Australia (TENNIS).

7:30 p.m. - NHL Hockey: Buffalo at New York Rangers (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

7:30 p.m. - College Basketball: North Texasa at Louisiana Tech (SPECTRUM 1250).

8:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Minnesota at Maryland (FOX SPORTS 1).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Alabama-Birmingham at Western Kentucky (CBS SPORTS NETWORK).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: St. Mary's (Calif.) at Gonzaga (ESPN).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Southern California at Oregon (ESPN2).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: North Carolina-Asheville at Winthrop (ESPNU).

9 p.m. - Women's College Basketball: Missouri at Mississippi (SEC NETWORK).

9:30 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Minnesota at Houston (TNT).

10 p.m. - Professional Golf: Asian Tour Singapore Open Second Round from Singapore (GOLF).

10 p.m. - NHL Hockey: Pittsburgh at Los Angeles (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

11 p.m. - Professional Tennis: Australian Open Men's and Women's Third-Round Matches from Melbourne, Australia (ESPN2).

11 p.m. - College Basketball: Loyola Marymount at Brigham Young (ESPNU).

11 p.m. - College Basketball: UCLA at Oregon State (FOX SPORTS 1)

3 a.m. - Professional Golf: European PGA Tour Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship Second Round from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (GOLF).

3 a.m. - Professional Tennis: Australian Open Men's and Women's Third-Round Matches from Melbourne, Australia (ESPN2).



Varsity Basketball

South Florence at Sumter (Boys Only), 6 p.m.

Sumter at South Florence (Girls Only), 6 p.m.

Junior Varsity Basketball

Crestwood at Lakewood, 6 p.m.

Hemingway at East Clarendon, 5:30 p.m.

B Team Basketball

Gray Collegiate at Sumter (Boys Only), 6 p.m.

Northside Christian at Thomas Sumter, 5 p.m.

Patrick Henry at Clarendon Hall, 4 p.m.

Middle School Basketball

Alice Drive at Furman, 5 p.m.

Manning at Bates, 5 p.m.

Mayewood at Chestnut Oaks, 5 p.m.

Ebenezer at Hillcrest, 5 p.m.

Kingstree at Lee Central, 6 p.m.

Varsity Bowling

Wilson Hall, Laurence Manning, Thomas Sumter, Robert E. Lee in Team State Championship (at Gamecock Lanes), 5:30 p.m.

Varsity Wrestling

Conway at Sumter, 6 p.m.


Varsity Basketball

Crestwood at Lakewood, 6 p.m.

East Clarendon at Hemingway, 6 p.m.

Varsity and JV Basketball

Sumter at Carolina Forest (Boys Only), 6 p.m.

Carolina Forest at Sumter (Girls Only), 6 p.m.

Manning at Timberland, 4:30 p.m.

Buford at Lee Central (No JV Girls), 5 p.m.

Scott's Branch at C.E. Murray, 4 p.m.

Laurence Manning at Wilson Hall, 4 p.m.

Thomas Sumter at Northside Christian (No JV Girls), 4 p.m.

Robert E. Lee at Carolina Academy, 4 p.m.

Clarendon Hall at Jefferson Davis, 4 p.m.

Orangeburg Christian at Sumter Christian (Boys Only), 4 p.m.

B Team Basketball

Laurence Manning at Wilson Hall, 4 p.m.

The King's Academy at Thomas Sumter (Boys Only), 5 p.m.


Varsity and JV Basketball

Manning at Scott's Branch, 3 p.m.

B Team Basketball

Clarendon Hall at Dorchester, 11 a.m.

Middle School Basketball

Furman at Chestnut Oaks, 11 a.m.

Manning at Hillcrest, 11 a.m.

Varsity Wrestling

Sumter in Gamecock Duals, TBA


Wild-card Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 6

Tennessee 22, Kansas City 21

Atlanta 26, Los Angeles Rams 13

Sunday, Jan. 7

Jacksonville 10, Buffalo 3

New Orleans 31, Carolina 26

Divisional Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 13

Philadelphia 15, Atlanta 10

New England 35, Tennessee 14

Sunday, Jan. 14

Jacksonville 45, Pittsburgh 42

Minnesota 29, New Orleans 24

Conference Championships

Sunday, Jan. 21


Jacksonville at New England, 3:05 p.m. (CBS)


Minnesota at Philadelphia, 6:40 p.m. (FOX)

Pro Bowl

Sunday, Jan. 28

At Orlando, Fla.

AFC vs. NFC, 3 p.m. (ESPN/ABC)

Super Bowl

Sunday, Feb. 4

At Minneapolis

AFC champion vs. NFC champion, 6:30 p.m. (NBC)



Atlantic Division





New York2024.45513


Southeast Division







Central Division








Southwest Division



San Antonio2916.6442

New Orleans2320.5357



Northwest Division



Oklahoma City2420.5454




Pacific Division


Golden State369.800-

L.A. Clippers2221.51213


L.A. Lakers1528.34920


Wednesday's Games

Washington at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Detroit at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

New Orleans at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

San Antonio at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

Golden State at Chicago, 8 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

Miami at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

New York at Memphis, 8 p.m.

Utah at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

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

Today's Games

Orlando at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Boston, 7 p.m.

Minnesota at Houston, 9:30 p.m.

Indiana at Portland, 10 p.m.

Friday's Games

San Antonio at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Miami at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

Sacramento at Memphis, 8 p.m.

Washington at Detroit, 8 p.m.

Phoenix at Denver, 9 p.m.

Indiana at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.

New York at Utah, 10:30 p.m.

Saturday's Games

Oklahoma City at Cleveland, 3:30 p.m.

Chicago at Atlanta, 5 p.m.

Memphis at New Orleans, 7 p.m.

Miami at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Milwaukee at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.

Golden State at Houston, 8:30 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Utah, 9 p.m.

Toronto at Minnesota, 9 p.m.

Dallas at Portland, 10 p.m.



Atlantic Division


Tampa Bay443110365161112








Metropolitan Division



New Jersey432312854137131


N.Y. Rangers452317551137130


N.Y. Islanders462319450159168




Central Division




St. Louis472717357136123





Pacific Division



San Jose432413654123114


Los Angeles442415553129107





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.

Wednesday's Games

Montreal at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Anaheim, 10 p.m.

Today's Games

Washington at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Dallas at Columbus, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

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

St. Louis at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

Buffalo at N.Y. Rangers, 7:30 p.m.

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

Arizona at Nashville, 8 p.m.

San Jose at Colorado, 9 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Los Angeles, 10 p.m.

Friday's Games

Vegas at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Montreal at Washington, 7:30 p.m.

Los Angeles at Anaheim, 10 p.m.

Saturday's Games

New Jersey at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.

Dallas at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Winnipeg at Calgary, 3 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Colorado, 3 p.m.

Boston at Montreal, 7 p.m.

Carolina at Detroit, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Ottawa, 7 p.m.

Florida at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Arizona at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Pittsburgh at San Jose, 8 p.m.

N.Y. Islanders at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Minnesota, 9 p.m.

Vancouver at Edmonton, 10 p.m.



Men's Singles - Second Round

Rafael Nadal (1), Spain, def. Leonardo Mayer, Argentina, 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (4).

Damir Dzumhur (28), Bosnia-Herzegovina, def. John Millman, Australia, 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1.

Diego Schwartzman (24), Argentina, def. Casper Ruud, Norway, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3.

Aleksandr Dolgopolov, Ukraine, def. Matthew Ebden, Australia, 7-6 (0), 6-3, 6-4.

Pablo Carreno-Busta (10), Spain, def. Gilles Simon, France, 6-2, 3-0.

Gilles Muller, Luxembourg, def. Malek Jaziri, Tunisia, 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 3-6, 6-2.

Ryan Harrison, United States, def. Pablo Cuevas (31), Uruguay, 6-4, 7-6 (5), 6-4.

Marin Cilic (6), Croatia, def. Joao Sousa, Portugal, 6-1, 7-5, 6-2.

Grigor Dimitrov (3), Bulgaria, def. Mackenzie Mcdonald, United States, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 0-6, 8-6.

Andrey Rublev (30), Russia, def. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-2.

Nick Kyrgios (17), Australia, def. Viktor Troicki, Serbia, 7-5, 6-4, 7-6 (2).

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (15), France, def. Denis Shapovalov, Canada, 3-6, 6-3, 1-6, 7-6 (4), 7-5.

Kyle Edmund, Britain, def. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 6-2, 6-2, 6-4.

Nikoloz Basilashvili, Georgia, def. Ruben Bemelmans, Belgium, 7-5, 6-1, 6-3.

Andreas Seppi, Italy, def. Yoshihito Nishioka, Japan, 6-1, 6-3, 6-4.

Ivo Karlovic, Croatia, def. Yuichi Sugita, Japan, 7-6 (3), 6-7 (3), 7-5, 4-6, 12-10.

Women's Singles - Second Round

Luksika Kumkhum, Thailand, def. Belinda Bencic, Switzerland, 6-1, 6-3.

Petra Martic, Croatia, def. Irina Begu, Romania, 6-4, 7-6 (3).

Alize Cornet, France, def. Julia Goerges (12), Germany, 6-4, 6-3.

Denisa Allertova, Czech Republic, def. Shuai Zhang, China, 6-4, 7-6 (5).

Magda Linette, Poland, def. Daria Kasatkina (22), Russia, 7-6 (4), 6-2.

Marta Kostyuk, Ukraine, def. Olivia Rogowska, Australia, 6-3, 7-5.

Elina Svitolina (4), Ukraine, def. Katerina Siniakova, Czech Republic, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1.

Jelena Ostapenko (7), Latvia, def. Ying-Ying Duan, China, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.

Anett Kontaveit (32), Estonia, def. Mona Barthel, Germany, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3.

Kaia Kanepi, Estonia, def. Monica Puig, Puerto Rico, 6-4, 6-3.

Carla Suarez-Navarro, Spain, def. Timea Babos, Hungary, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2.

Katerina Bondarenko, Ukraine, def. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (15), Russia, 6-2, 6-3.

Magdalena Rybarikova (19), Slovakia, def. Kirsten Flipkens, Belgium, 6-4, 0-6, 6-2.

Kiki Bertens (30), Netherlands, def. Nicole Gibbs, United States, 7-6 (3), 6-0.

Caroline Wozniacki (2), Denmark, def. Jana Fett, Croatia, 3-6, 6-2, 7-5.

Men's Doubles - First Round

Fabio Fognini, Italy and Marcel Granollers, Spain, def. Alex Bolt, Australia and Bradley Mousley, Australia, 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-2.

Feliciano Lopez, Spain and Marc Lopez (9), Spain, def. Nenad Zimonjic, Serbia and Florin Mergea, Romania, 6-2, 6-4.

Jan-Lennard Struff, Germany and Ben Mclachlan, Japan, def. Thanasi Kokkinakis, Australia and Jordan Thompson, Australia, 6-4, 6-3.

Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Spain and Pablo Carreno-Busta, Spain, def. Robin Haase, Netherlands and Matwe Middelkoop, Netherlands, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.

Benoit Paire, France and Hugo Nys, France, def. Julio Peralta, Chile and Santiago Gonzalez (13), Mexico, 6-4, 0-6, 6-2.

Artem Sitak, New Zealand and Wesley Koolhof, Netherlands, def. Frederic Niemeyer, Canada and Peter Gojowczyk, Germany, 6-2, 6-1.

Oliver Marach, Austria and Mate Pavic (7), Croatia, def. Victor Estrella Burgos, Dominican Republic and Federico Delbonis, Argentina, 6-1, 6-4.

Bruno Soares, Brazil and Jamie Murray (5), Britain, def. Donald Young, United States and Francis Tiafoe, United States, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4.

Alexander Peya, Austria and Nikola Mektic, Croatia, def. Julien Benneteau, France and Jonathan Eysseric, France, 6-3, 6-0.

Robert Farah, Colombia and Juan Sebastian Cabal (11), Colombia, def. Andrew Whittington, Australia and Marc Polmans, Australia, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (4).

Sam Querrey, United States and Steve Johnson, United States, def. Fernando Verdasco, Spain and Ivan Dodig (14), Croatia, 6-4, 6-3.

Pablo Andujar, Spain and Albert Ramos-Vinolas, Spain, def. Sanchai Ratiwatana, Thailand and Sonchat Ratiwatana, Thailand, 6-4, 6-4.

Bob Bryan, United States and Mike Bryan (6), United States, def. Marton Fucsovics, Hungary and Yoshihito Nishioka, Japan, 5-7, 7-5, 6-1.

Max Mirnyi, Belarus and Philipp Oswald, Austria, def. Dudi Sela, Israel and Thomas Fabbiano, Italy, 7-6 (5), 3-6, 7-6 (4).

Robert Lindstedt, Sweden and Franko Skugor, Croatia, def. Roman Jebavy, Czech Republic and Jiri Vesely, Czech Republic, 7-5, 7-5.

Radu Albot, Moldova and Hyeon Chung, Republic of Korea, def. Daniel Nestor, Canada and Jonathan Erlich, Israel, 7-6 (4), 6-3.

Women's Doubles - First Round

Yung-Jan Chan, Taiwan and Andrea Sestini Hlavackova (1), Czech Republic, def. Xinyun Han, China and Chen Liang, China, 6-3, 6-0.

Varvara Lepchenko, United States and Oksana Kalashnikova, Georgia, def. Qiang Wang, China and Yafan Wang, China, 6-4, 6-2.

Michaella Krajicek, Netherlands and Alla Kudryavtseva, Russia, def. Pauline Parmentier, France and Tatjana Maria, Germany, 6-4, 1-6, 6-3.

Katarina Srebotnik, Slovenia and Hao-Ching Chan (14), Taiwan, def. Coco Vandeweghe, United States and Laura Robson, Britain, 7-6 (3), 6-4.

Viktorija Golubic, Switzerland and Nina Stojanovic, Serbia, def. Andreja Klepac, Slovenia and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (9), Spain, 6-3, 6-3.

Katerina Bondarenko, Ukraine and Aleksandra Krunic, Serbia, def. Arina Rodionova, Australia and Natalia Vikhlyantseva, Russia, 6-2, 6-2.

Barbora Strycova, Czech Republic and Lucie Safarova (4), Czech Republic, def. Anna Smith, Britain and Naomi Broady, Britain, 6-2, 6-1.

Olga Savchuk, Ukraine and Raluca-Ioana Olaru, Romania, def. Yulia Putintseva, Kazakhstan and Kateryna Kozlova, Ukraine, 6-3, 6-3.

Sorana Cirstea, Romania and Beatriz Haddad Maia, Brazil, def. Veronika Kudermetova, Russia and Aryna Sabalenka, Belarus, 6-2, 6-2.

Anna-Lena Groenefeld, Germany and Raquel Atawo (12), United States, def. Astra Sharma, Australia and Belinda Woolcock, Australia, 7-6 (2), 6-3.

Lidziya Marozava, Belarus and Lesley Kerkhove, Netherlands, def. Lyudmyla Kichenok, Ukraine and Makoto Ninomiya, Japan, 7-6 (4), 6-2.

Shuai Peng, China and Su-Wei Hsieh (8), Taiwan, def. Mihaela Buzarnescu, Romania and Maria Irigoyen, Argentina, 6-3, 7-5.

Kristyna Pliskova, Czech Republic and Donna Vekic, Croatia, def. Anna-Lena Friedsam, Germany and Alison Van Uytvanck, Belgium, 5-0.

Jessica Moore, Australia and Ellen Perez, Australia, def. Darija Jurak, Croatia and Nao Hibino, Japan, 6-4, 6-4.

Monica Niculescu, Romania and Irina Begu (10), Romania, def. Andrea Petkovic, Germany and Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, Croatia, 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-2.

Anastasija Sevastova, Latvia and Ekaterina Alexandrova, Russia, def. Catherine Cartan Bellis, United States and Marketa Vondrousova, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-2.

Elena Vesnina, Russia and Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, def. Sloane Stephens, United States and Eugenie Bouchard, Canada, 6-4, 6-4.