Sports Daily Updates

Howard hits 9 3s, scores 34; Marquette beats Xavier 83-61

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Markus Howard tied the Marquette single-game record with nine 3-pointers and had a career-high 34 points , Andrew Rowsey scored 18 with a career-high

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Zucker has 2 goals, assist as Wild beat Predators 5-2

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have built the best record in the Western Conference with lines that are often mixed and matched.

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NASCAR season preview: Cup Series hopes changes in sponsor, format reverse downward trends

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — NASCAR has a new sponsor, a new format and welcomes back its most popular driver, all providing optimism for a series eager to halt a steady

7 hrs ago
New second baseman Villar eyes big year at plate for Brewers

PHOENIX — After playing only 14 games at second base in his brief major league career, Jonathan Villar better get used to it: He will man the position for the Milwaukee

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Valley Sports Slate (Feb. 18)

SATURDAY, FEB. 18

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Little big man: Isaiah Thomas a full-fledged All-Star

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Isaiah Thomas isn’t even average.

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Murray, Hield, lead World past US, 150-141 in Rising Stars

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jamal Murray and Buddy Hield each had moments when they caught the ball in the low post, only to dribble right out to the corner, turn and let fly a

1 day ago
Valley Sports Slate (Feb. 17-18)

FRIDAY, FEB. 17

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Kuemper stops 34 shots to lead Wild over Stars, 3-1

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Wild ran off 12 straight wins earlier this season, though it’s what they’ve done following their rare losses that has them

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Wagner, Irvin help Michigan beat No. 11 Wisconsin 64-58

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan had a senior play well again to extend its winning streak.

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Valley Sports Slate (Feb. 16-17)

THURSDAY, FEB. 16

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Antetokounmpo scores 33, Bucks hold off Nets 129-125

NEW YORK (AP) — Before heading off to play with the All-Stars, Giannis Antetokounmpo got a reminder of how good it feels to play with Khris Middleton.

3 days ago
Wiggins' 40 points leads T-Wolves over Nuggets 112-99

DENVER (AP) — With 90 seconds left, Ricky Rubio was about to step up to the stripe to shoot a technical foul on Nicola Jokic when Andrew Wiggins asked him for a favor.

3 days ago
No shortage of options in rotation for Brewers

PHOENIX — With potentially seven pitchers eyeing a slot in the Milwaukee Brewers’ starting rotation, innings will be at a premium this spring.

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