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Published: Wednesday, 11/9/2011

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PREP FOOTBALL

State Playoffs

Division I

All Games at 7 p.m. Saturday Unless Otherwise Noted

Region 1

1 Mentor (10-1) vs. 5 Solon (10-1), at Parma Byers Field

2 Cleveland St. Ignatius (9-2) vs. 6 Lakewood St. Edward (8-3), at Brunswick High School

Region 2

1 Whitmer (11-0) vs. 5 Canton McKinley (9-2), at Mansfield Senior High School

7 Wadsworth (10-1) vs. 3 Hudson (10-1), at Canton Fawcett Stadium

Region 3

1 Hilliard Davidson (10-0) vs. 4 Upper Arlington (9-2), at Col. St. Francis DeSales HS

2 Pickerington Central (8-2) vs. 6 Gahanna Lincoln (9-2), at Ohio Wesleyan Univ.

Region 4

1 Middletown (10-1) vs. 4 Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller (8-3), 5:30 p.m. at Univ. of Cincinnati

2 Cincinnati Colerain (10-1) vs. 3 Cincinnati St. Xavier (8-3), 8:15 p.m. at Univ. of Cincinnati

Division II

All Games at 7:30 p.m. Friday Unless Otherwise Noted

Region 5

1 Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit (9-1) vs. 4 Kent Roosevelt (10-1), at Twinsburg HS

2 Tallmadge (9-2) vs. 3 Aurora (10-1), at Solon HS

Region 6

1 Avon (10-1) vs. 4 Central Catholic (8-3), at Fremont Ross HS

7 Tiffin Columbian (9-2) vs. 6 East Cleveland Shaw (7-3), at Sandusky HS

Region 7

1 Columbus Marion-Franklin (11-0) vs. 4 Sunbury Big Walnut (9-2), at Ohio Wesleyan Univ.

2 Dresden Tri-Valley (10-1) vs. 3 New Albany (9-2), at Gahanna Lincoln HS

Region 8

1 Trotwood-Madison (11-0) vs. 5 Wapakoneta (10-1), at Piqua HS

2 Kings Mills Kings (11-0) vs. 6 Cincinnati Turpin (8-3), at Hamilton HS

Division III

All Games at 7:30 p.m. Friday Unless Otherwise Noted

Region 9

1 Chagrin Falls (11-0) vs. 4 Ravenna (9-2), at Warren Harding HS

2 Mentor Lake Catholic (10-1) vs. 6 Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary (9-2), at Bedford HS

Region 10

1 Columbus St. Francis DeSales (7-3) vs. 5 Elida (8-3), at Northmont HS

2 Clyde (9-2) vs. 3 Columbus Eastmoor Academy (9-2), at Mansfield Senior HS

Region 11

1 Steubenville (11-0) vs. 4 Youngs. Cardinal Mooney (7-3), at Canton Fawcett Stadium

2 Dover (10-1) vs. 3 Minerva (11-0), at Canton CC

Region 12

1 Springfield Shawnee (11-0), vs. 4 Dayton Thurgood Marshall (10-1), at Kettering Fairmont HS

7 Jackson (11-0) vs. 3 Plain City Jonathan Alder (11-0), at Logan HS

Division IV

All Games at 7 p.m. Saturday Unless Otherwise Noted

Region 13

1 Girard (10-1) vs. 4 Sullivan Black River (9-2), at Uniontown Lake HS

2 Orrville (8-3) vs. 3 Creston Norwayne (10-1), at Medina HS

Region 14

1 Kenton (11-0) vs. 4 Genoa (10-1), at BGSU

2 Eastwood (11-0) vs. 3 Columbus Bishop Hartley (10-0) at Ashland HS

Region 15

1 St. Clairsville (10-1) vs. 5 Coshocton (9-2), at Zanesville HS

2 Johnstown-Monroe (11-0) vs. 6 Ironton (7-4), at Hamilton Township HS

Region 16

1 Waynesville (11-0) vs. 5 Dayton Chaminade-Julienne (8-3), at Centerville HS

7 Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy (8-3), vs. 3 Clarksville Clinton-Massie (9-2), at Mason HS

Division V

All Games at 7:30 p.m. Friday Unless Otherwise Noted

Region 17

1 Kirtland (11-0) vs. 4 Sugarcreek Garaway (9-2), at Green HS

7 Louisville St. Thomas Aquinas (7-4) vs. 3 Columbiana Crestview (10-1), at Ravenna HS

Region 18

1 Liberty Center (11-0) vs. 5 Patrick Henry (9-2), at Perrysburg

7 Hicksville (9-2) vs. 6 Liberty-Benton (10-1), at Lima Senior HS

Region 19

1 Bucyrus Wynford (11-0) vs. 5 Portsmouth West (10-1), at Reynoldsburg HS

2 Lucasville Valley (11-0) vs. 6 Ashland Crestview (11-0), at Upper Arlington HS

Region 20

8 Versailles (9-2) vs. 5 Coldwater (8-3), at Dayton Welcome Stadium

2 Marion Pleasant (11-0) vs. 6 West Jefferson (9-2), at Hilliard Bradley HS

Division VI

All Games at 7 p.m. Saturday Unless Otherwise Noted

Region 21

1 Berlin Center Western Reserve (11-0) vs. 5 Malvern (10-1), at Louisville HS

2 Shadyside (8-3) vs. 3 Youngstown Christian (10-1), at New Philadelphia HS

Region 22

1 Leipsic (10-1) vs. 5 McComb (8-3), at Tiffin Columbian HS

2 Delphos St. John’s (8-3) vs. 3 Tiffin Calvert (9-2), 3 p.m. at BGSU

Region 23

1 Willow Wood Symmes Valley (10-1) vs. 5 Beallsville (9-2), at Athens HS

2 New Washington Buckeye Central (9-2) vs. 6 Zanesville Bishop Rosecrans (7-4), at Westerville Central HS

Region 24

1 Maria Stein Marion Local (9-2) vs. 5 Ada (9-2), at Lima Senior HS

2 Fort Loramie (10-1) vs. 6 Minster (8-3), at Wapakoneta HS

ECHL

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L OL SL Pts GF GA

Wheeling 6 1 0 0 12 32 17

Reading 5 4 1 0 11 29 35

Elmira 4 4 0 0 8 29 25

Trenton 2 7 0 0 4 27 41

North Division

W L OL SL Pts GF GA

Kalamazoo 6 2 0 0 12 35 25

Chicago 5 3 0 0 10 23 21

Cincinnati 1 3 0 2 4 16 19

Toledo 2 5 0 0 4 15 22

South Division

W L OL SL Pts GF GA

S. Carolina 8 3 0 0 16 34 22

Gwinnett 5 3 1 1 12 27 24

Florida 4 6 0 1 9 34 40

Greenville 4 5 0 0 8 29 39

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Mountain Division

W L OL SL Pts GF GA

Utah 7 2 0 0 14 22 17

Alaska 7 3 0 0 14 26 17

Colorado 4 5 0 0 8 28 36

Idaho 3 7 0 0 6 26 31

Pacific Division

W L OL SL Pts GF GA

Las Vegas 5 4 1 1 12 34 33

Ontario 4 2 1 0 9 25 20

Bakersfield 4 5 1 0 9 28 29

Stockton 3 3 0 2 8 19 25

LAST NIGHT

Bakersfield at Ontario, late

Idaho at Las Vegas, late

TODAY

Chicago at Toledo, 10:30 a.m.

Reading at Trenton, 7

Gwinnett at Elmira, 7:05

Wheeling at Florida, 7:30

Utah at Colorado, 9:05 p.m.

college football

Mid-American Conference

East

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Ohio 3 2 146 122 6 3 290 194

Miami 3 2 136 105 4 5 200 206

Temple 3 3 171 87 5 4 261 115

Kent St. 2 3 74 102 3 6 126 232

Bwlng Green 2 4 121 178 4 6 248 289

Buffalo 1 4 106 171 2 7 170 271

Akron 0 5 71 167 1 8 138 308

West

W L PF PA W L PF PA

N. Illinois 5 1 271 184 7 3 416 334

Toledo 4 1 227 141 5 4 352 263

Ball St. 4 2 150 190 6 4 238 330

E. Mich. 3 2 127 148 5 4 191 229

W. Mich. 3 2 166 135 5 4 272 230

C. Mich. 2 4 161 197 3 7 226 313

LAST NIGHT

W. Michigan at Toledo, 8

N. Illinois 45, Bowling Green 14

TONIGHT

Miami at Temple, 8

THURSDAY

Ohio at Cent. Michigan, 7:30

Saturday

Buffalo at E. Michigan, 1

Kent St. at Akron, 2

Big Ten Conference

Legends

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Mich. St. 4 1 109 100 7 2 239 144

Michigan 3 2 166 90 7 2 294 141

Nebraska 3 2 141 120 7 2 312 208

Iowa 3 2 134 106 6 3 285 201

N’western 2 4 201 218 4 5 281 277

Minnesota 1 4 77 196 2 7 168 303

Leaders

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Penn St. 5 0 96 62 8 1 196 112

Wisconsin 3 2 229 111 7 2 423 145

Ohio St. 3 2 118 100 6 3 230 163

Illinois 2 3 107 103 6 3 236 155

Purdue 2 3 115 152 4 5 233 238

Indiana 0 6 119 254 1 9 229 360

Saturday

Michigan St. at Iowa, TBA

Wisconsin at Minnesota, TBA

Rice at Northwestern, Noon

Ohio St. at Purdue, Noon

Michigan at Illinois, 3:30

Nebraska at Penn St., 3:30 p.m.

NHL

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Pittsburgh 9 3 3 21 45 34

Philadelphia 8 4 2 18 56 44

N.Y. Rangers 7 3 3 17 35 29

New Jersey 7 5 1 15 33 36

N.Y. Islanders 4 6 2 10 25 35

Northeast Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Toronto 9 5 1 19 46 51

Buffalo 9 5 0 18 42 33

Ottawa 7 7 1 15 45 55

Boston 6 7 0 12 40 30

Montreal 5 7 2 12 35 39

Southeast Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Washington 9 4 0 18 50 38

Florida 7 4 3 17 39 37

Tampa Bay 7 5 2 16 44 46

Carolina 5 7 3 13 37 50

Winnipeg 5 7 3 13 40 51

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Chicago 8 4 3 19 46 45

Nashville 7 4 2 16 35 34

Detroit 7 5 1 15 34 31

St. Louis 7 7 0 14 35 35

Columbus 2 11 1 5 31 53

Northwest Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Edmonton 9 3 2 20 33 23

Minnesota 7 3 3 17 30 26

Vancouver 7 7 1 15 45 44

Colorado 7 7 1 15 42 47

Calgary 6 6 1 13 30 32

Pacific Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Dallas 11 3 0 22 45 33

San Jose 8 4 1 17 41 35

Phoenix 7 4 2 16 38 36

Los Angeles 6 5 3 15 30 32

Anaheim 5 6 3 13 27 40

Note: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.

LAST NIGHT

Buffalo 6, Winnipeg 5, OT

Florida 5, Toronto 1

Dallas 5, Washington 2

New Jersey 3, Carolina 2

Edmonton 3, Montreal 1

Detroit 5, Colorado 2

St. Louis 3, Chicago 0

Minnesota at Calgary, late

Nashville at Los Angeles, late

TONIGHT

N.Y. Rangers at Ottawa, 7:30

Philadelphia at Tampa Bay, 7:30

Nashville at Anaheim, 10

THURSDAY

Edmonton at Boston, 7

Chicago at Columbus, 7

Toronto at St. Louis, 8

Florida at Winnipeg, 8:30

N.Y. Islanders at Colorado, 9

Montreal at Phoenix, 9

Vancouver at Los Angeles, 10:30

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

MONDAY

No games scheduled

Colorado 0 1 1 – 2

Detroit 1 2 2 – 5

First Period – 1, Detroit, Lidstrom 6, 8:54.

Second Period – 2, Detroit, Franzen 6 (V.Filppula, Hudler), 2:36 (pp). 3, Detroit, Franzen 7 (Kronwall, V.Filppula), 6:53 (pp). 4, Colorado, Landeskog 5 (Duchene, Quincey), 8:18 (pp).

Third Period – 5, Detroit, Cleary 2 (Datsyuk, Kindl), 14:46. 6, Colorado, Hejduk 5 (Wilson, E.Johnson), 16:55 (pp). 7, Detroit, Franzen 8, 19:28 (en).

Shots on goal – Colorado 10-6-10–26. Detroit 8-12-10–30.

Power-play opportunities–Colorado 2 of 3 Detroit 2 of 5.

Goalies – Colorado, Varlamov 5-6-1 (16 shots-13 saves), Giguere (6:53 second, 13-12). Detroit, Howard 6-3-1 (26-24).

A – 20,066 (20,066). T–2:27.

TENNIS

Paris Masters

Singles

First Round

Ivan Dodig, Croatia, d. Fabio Fognini, Italy, 4-6, 6-1, 6-3.

Feliciano Lopez, Spain, d. Michael Llodra, France, 7-6 (7), 6-3.

Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ukraine, d. Kei Nishikori, Japan, 6-4, 6-3.

Jeremy Chardy, France, d. Marcel Granollers, Spain, 6-3, retired.

John Isner, United States, d. Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland, 6-7 (3), 7-5, 7-6 (5).

Juan Monaco, Argentina, d. Donald Young, United States, 6-4, 6-2.

Second Round

Tomas Berdych (5), Czech Republic, d. Fernando Verdasco, Spain, 6-3, 7-5.

Andy Roddick (13), United States, d. Julien Benneteau, France, 6-4, 6-4.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (6), France, d. Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Spain, 6-3, 6-4.

Richard Gasquet (16), France, d. Kevin Anderson, South Africa, 6-4, 7-6 (4).

CFL

Playoffs

DIVISION SEMIFINALS

East Division

Sunday

Hamilton at Montreal, 1 p.m.

West Division

Calgary at Edmonton, 4:30 p.m.

CULVER LINE

NCAA Football

FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG

Tonight

at Temple 11½ 12 Miami (Ohio)

Thursday

Ohio 7 6½ at Cent. Michigan

Houston 33 34 at Tulane

Virginia Tech 1½ 1 at Georgia Tech

Friday

South Florida 4 3½ at Syracuse

Saturday

at Louisville 3 3 Pittsburgh

Ohio St. 8½ 7½ at Purdue

Michigan 1½ 1 at Illinois

at Northwestern 15½ 16 Rice

at Vanderbilt 10½ 12½ Kentucky

at Clemson 15½ 16 Wake Forest

at Virginia 10½ 10 Duke

NC State 1 2½ at Boston College

at E. Michigan 3 3 Buffalo

Texas A&M 5½ 4½ at Kansas St.

Kent St. 4½ 5½ at Akron

Baylor 20 20 at Kansas

at Air Force 11½ 14½ Wyoming

at BYU 19½ 20½ Idaho

at SMU 8 8½ Navy

at Utah St. 11 10 San Jose St.

at Tulsa 17 18 Marshall

at Boise St. 13 15 TCU

at Florida St. 9½ 9 Miami

at Cincinnati-a 3 3½ West Virginia

Rutgers-b 8½ 8 Army

Texas 2 1 at Missouri

Nebraska 2 3 at Penn St.

Oklahoma St. 19½ 17 at Texas Tech

Michigan St. 3 2½ at Iowa

at Arkansas 13 14 Tennessee

at South Carolina OFF OFF Florida

at Southern Cal 13 13 Washington

at Georgia 13 13½ Auburn

at California-c 11 9½ Oregon St.

at Stanford 3 3½ Oregon

at Nevada 12 13 Hawaii

UAB 5½ 5 at Memphis

San Diego St. 12½ 13½ at Colorado St.

Alabama 17 17 at Mississippi St.

Arizona St. 14 12½ at Washington St.

Louisiana Tech +1 2½ at Mississippi

Wisconsin 27½ 27 at Minnesota

Notre Dame-d 20½ 20½ Maryland

Fresno St. 8½ 8½ at New Mexico St.

at Utah 6½ 7 UCLA

at Southern Miss. 9½ 9 UCF

at UTEP 3 4 East Carolina

Arizona 11½ 11 at Colorado

UNLV 6½ 7 at New Mexico

at Arkansas St. 10½ 10½ La. Lafayette

at Troy 8½ 8 North Texas

at Louisiana-Monroe 6 6 Middle Tenn.

at FIU 18½ 18 FAU

at LSU 41½ 41½ W. Kentucky

a-at Paul Brown Stadium

b-at Yankee Stadium

c-at AT&T Park

d-at FedEx Field

Off Key

South Carolina QB questionable

NFL

Thursday

FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG

at San Diego 7 7 (49) Oakland

Sunday

Pittsburgh 3 3 (41½) at Cincinnati

at Kansas City 4 3 (41½) Denver

Jacksonville 3 3 (38) at Indianapolis

at Dallas 6 5½ (48) Buffalo

Houston 3 3 (45½) at Tampa Bay

at Carolina 3 3 (46) Tennessee

at Miami 3½ 3½ (37½) Washington

at Atlanta +1 Pk (51) New Orleans

at Chicago 2½ 3 (46) Detroit

at Cleveland 3 2½ (37½) St. Louis

at Philadelphia OFF OFF (OFF) Arizona

Baltimore 7½ 7 (40½) at Seattle

at San Francisco 3½ 3½ (42½) N.Y. Giants

at N.Y. Jets Pk 1½ (47½) New England

Monday

at Green Bay 13½ 13½ (51) Minnesota

Off Key

Arizona QB questionable

NHL

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE

at Buffalo -200 Winnipeg +170

at Toronto -125 Florida +105

at Washington -160 Dallas +140

at New Jersey -125 Carolina +105

at Montreal -140 Edmonton +120

at Detroit -165 Colorado +145

at St. Louis -110 Chicago -110

at Calgary -130 Minnesota +110

at Los Angeles -130 Nashville +110

SPORTS NOTES

CENTRAL TICKETS: Tickets for Central Catholic’s football regional semifinal Friday against Avon at Fremont’s Harmon Field are on sale at Central Catholic until 3:30 Friday. All advance sale tickets are $7; all tickets at the gates are $9.

SOCCER

MLS Playoffs

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Championship

Sunday: Houston 2, Sporting Kansas City 0

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Championship

Sunday: Los Angeles 3, Real Salt Lake 1

NFL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 5 3 0 .625 222 184

N.Y. Jets 5 3 0 .625 199 163

Buffalo 5 3 0 .625 222 174

Miami 1 7 0 .125 138 169

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 6 3 0 .667 236 157

Tennessee 4 4 0 .500 156 169

Jacksonville 2 6 0 .250 98 163

Indianapolis 0 9 0 .000 128 283

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 6 2 0 .750 208 130

Cincinnati 6 2 0 .750 195 140

Pittsburgh 6 3 0 .667 196 162

Cleveland 3 5 0 .375 119 170

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Kansas City 4 4 0 .500 131 201

San Diego 4 4 0 .500 199 204

Oakland 4 4 0 .500 184 216

Denver 3 5 0 .375 171 224

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 6 2 0 .750 198 184

Dallas 4 4 0 .500 179 175

Philadelphia 3 5 0 .375 203 182

Washington 3 5 0 .375 127 158

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 6 3 0 .667 287 205

Atlanta 5 3 0 .625 189 170

Tampa Bay 4 4 0 .500 147 196

Carolina 2 6 0 .250 187 207

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Green Bay 8 0 0 1.000 275 179

Detroit 6 2 0 .750 239 147

Chicago 5 3 0 .625 200 174

Minnesota 2 6 0 .250 172 199

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Francisco 7 1 0 .875 206 118

Seattle 2 6 0 .250 122 185

Arizona 2 6 0 .250 162 196

St. Louis 1 7 0 .125 100 211

MONDAY

Chicago 30, Philadelphia 24

THURSDAY

Oakland at San Diego, 8:20

SUNDAY

Buffalo at Dallas, 1

Denver at Kansas City, 1

Washington at Miami, 1

St. Louis at Cleveland, 1

Arizona at Philadelphia, 1

Tennessee at Carolina, 1

Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, 1

Houston at Tampa Bay, 1

New Orleans at Atlanta, 1

Jacksonville at Indianapolis, 1

Baltimore at Seattle, 4:05

N.Y. Giants at San Francisco, 4:15

Detroit at Chicago, 4:15

New England at N.Y. Jets, 8:20

MONDAY, NOV. 14

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

MONDAY

Chicago 7 10 3 10 – 30

Philadelphia 0 10 14 0 – 24

Chi–Spaeth 5 pass from Cutler (Gould kick), 9:18.

Chi–FG Gould 51, 7:27.

Phi–FG Henery 47, 2:04.

Phi–Rolle 22 fumble return (Henery kick), 1:38.

Chi–Barber 2 run (Gould kick), :43.

Phi–Brown 4 run (Henery kick), 8:18.

Phi–McCoy 33 run (Henery kick), 5:52.

Chi–FG Gould 38, :21.

Chi–Bennett 5 pass from Cutler (Gould kick), 12:18.

Chi–FG Gould 22, 3:58.

A–69,144.

TEAM STATS

Chi Phi

First downs 22 20

Total Net Yards 372 330

Rushes-yards 34-164 23-119

Passing 208 211

Punt Returns 1-19 1-(-9)

Kickoff Returns 5-51 4-93

Interceptions Ret. 1-36 0-0

Comp-Att-Int 18-32-0 21-39-1

Sacked-Yards Lost 0-0 1-2

Punts 3-34.3 2-35.5

Fumbles-Lost 3-2 1-1

Penalties-Yards 6-53 6-44

Time of Possession 33:27 26:33

INDIVIDUAL STATS

RUSHING–Chicago, Forte 24-133, Barber 9-31, Cutler 1-0. Philadelphia, McCoy 16-71, Vick 5-34, D.Jackson 1-10, Brown 1-4.

PASSING–Chicago, Cutler 18-32-0-208. Philadelphia, Vick 21-38-1-213, Henry 0-1-0-0.

RECEIVING–Chicago, Bennett 5-95, R.Williams 3-46, Forte 3-17, Spaeth 2-13, Knox 1-14, Hester 1-12, Barber 1-8, Clutts 1-4, Davis 1-(minus 1). Philadelphia, Celek 7-60, McCoy 5-46, Maclin 4-63, Avant 2-20, D.Jackson 2-16, Harbor 1-8.

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

National League

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS–Named Carl Kochan strength and conditioning coach and Anthony Reyes assistant trainer.

American Association

GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS–Traded OF Justin Bass, LHP Cody White and RHP Scott Shaw to Kansas City to complete an earlier trade.

SIOUX FALLS PHEASANTS–Released LHP Chris Salberg.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS–Agreed to terms with PK Dave Rayner. Placed DT Kyle Williams on injured reserve.

CAROLINA PANTHERS–Released LB Lawrence Wilson and DT Ron Fields. Added CB Brandon Hogan from the physically-unable-to-perform list. Signed DE Thomas Keiser. Placed LB Thomas Williams on injured reserve. Signed LB Phillip Dillard and DT Jason Shirley to the practice squad.

CHICAGO BEARS–Signed OL Roberto Garza to a two-year contract extension.

CLEVELAND BROWNS–Signed FB Eddie Williams to the practice squad. Released FB Will Ta’ufo’ou.

GREEN BAY PACKERS–Announced vice president of administration/general counsel Jason Wied has taken an indefinite leave of absence from the team.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS–Signed LB Mike Lockley from the practice squad. Placed TE Martin Rucker on injured reserve. Signed OL George Bussey to the practice squad.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS–Released DT Albert Haynesworth.

NEW YORK GIANTS–Waived OL Adam Koets from the physically-unable-to-perform list. Signed DE Craig Marshall to the practice squad. Terminated the contract of FB Alex Daniels from the practice squad.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS–Activated WR Deon Butler from the physically-unable-to-perform list. Placed WR Kris Durham on injured reserve. Signed DT Pep Levingston from the practice squad, Released DT Al Woods.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS–Signed DT John McCargo. Signed RB Nic Grigsby and DT Swanson Miller to the practice squad.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS–Signed WR David Anderson, DE Kentwan Balmer and DB Domonique Johnson. Released WR Donte’ Stallworth, TE Dominique Byrd, DE Darrion Scott and CB Brandyn Thompson. Released RB Tristan Davis from the practice squad.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

MINNESOTA WILD–Recalled C Warren Peters from Houston (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS–Acquired D Tomas Kundratek from the New York Rangers for RW Francois Bouchard and assigned Kundratek to Hershey (AHL).

American Hockey League

AHL–Suspended Charlotte LW Chris Terry and Manchester RW Jordan Nolan two games.

COLLEGE

LA SALLE–Named Stephanie Orji assistant track and field coach.

MINNESOTA STATE MANKATO–Named Adam Aho assistant wrestling coach.

UNC WILMINGTON–Named John Raynor student assistant baseball coach.

WEBER STATE–Announced the retirement of football coach Ron McBride, effective at the end of the season.

SPORTLIGHT

Nov. 9

1953–The U.S. Supreme Court rules 7-2 that baseball is not subject to antitrust laws, maintaining the game is a sport, not a business.

1957–Claude Provost of the Montreal Canadiens sets an NHL record by scoring 4 seconds into the second period of a 4-2 victory over the Boston Bruins.

1972–John Bucyk of the Boston Bruins scores his 1,000th point with a goal in an 8-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

1984–Larry Holmes scores a 12th-round technical knockout of Bonecrusher Smith to retain the IBF heavyweight title in Las Vegas. Smith is cut around the eyes and nose, and the match is halted when he is unable to see out of his left eye.

1991–Marshall Faulk of San Diego State returns after missing three games due to injury and breaks the NCAA record for touchdowns by a freshman with his 20th in a 42-32 win over Colorado State.

1991–Houston’s Roman Anderson becomes the first player in NCAA history to surpass 400 points by kicking a 32-yard field goal in the Cougars’ 23-14 victory over Texas.

1996–Evander Holyfield pounds Mike Tyson into submission at 37 seconds of the 11th round to win the WBA heavyweight title in Las Vegas. Holyfield, a 7-1 underdog, becomes the second man to hold a piece of the heavyweight title three times.

2001–Detroit’s Luc Robitaille scores in the first period against Anaheim, becoming the 13th player in NHL history to reach 600 career goals.



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