(Kansas City, MO) — There is a tie atop the AFC West after the Chargers stunned the Chiefs with a 29-28 comeback win in the final seconds in Kansas City. Philip Rivers hit Mike Williams with a one-yard TD pass with four seconds left and then found Williams again for a two-point conversion to win it. LA and KC are both 11-and-3, but the Chiefs own the better divisional record.
Cowboys And Colts Clash In Indianapolis
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Cowboys and Colts will clash in Indianapolis Sunday in a game with big playoff implications for both. The Cowboys have won five straight after a 29-23 home victory over the Eagles. The ‘Boys are in first-place in the NFC East at 8-and-5, two games ahead of Philly. Indianapolis ended the Texans’ nine-game winning streak with a 24-21 win in Houston last Sunday. The Colts are 7-and-6 and right on the outside looking in of a Wild Card spot in the AFC. Our pregame coverage begins Sunday at 11am on 710AM and 97.5FM KGNC.
Texans Meet Jets On Road Tomorrow
(Houston, TX) — The Texans will face the New York Jets tomorrow in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Houston is 9-and-4 after losing 24-21 to the Colts last Sunday to end its nine-game winning streak. The Jets are 4-and-9.
Suns Top Mavs To Spoil Nowitzki’s Season Debut
(Phoenix, AZ) — T.J. Warren poured in a game-high 30 points as the Suns topped the Mavericks 99-89 and spoiled Dirk Nowitzki’s season debut in Phoenix. Jamal Crawford chipped in with 17 points off the bench for the Suns, who snapped a 10-game losing streak and improved to 5-and-24. Nowitzki, who’s in his 21st NBA season, scored just two points in six minutes off the Dallas bench. DeAndre Jordan posted 14 points and 15 boards for the Mavs, who had won their previous three. Harrison Barnes had 15 points in defeat. The Mavs return home Sunday to face the Sacramento Kings.
Spurs Trample Clippers
(San Antonio, TX) — LaMarcus Aldridge tossed in a game-high 27 points to help the Spurs defeat the Clippers 125-87 in San Antonio. Rudy Gay contributed 21 points to the victory. San Antonio improved to 11-and-4 at home and 15-and-14 overall. Tobias Harris paced the Clippers with 17 points. Avery Bradley and Danilo Gallinari each scored 15 points in defeat. LA is 1-and-4 in its last five games.
Harden Leads Rockets Past Lakers
(Houston, TX) — James Harden had a monster game — 50 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists — to lead the Rockets to a 126-111 victory over the Lakers. Harden has two triple-doubles this season and 37 in his career. He made 18 of 19 free throws. Houston has won back-to-back games and will play tomorrow night in Memphis.
Houston Rockets 126, Los Angeles Lakers 111
San Antonio Spurs 125, LA Clippers 87
Orlando Magic 97, Chicago Bulls 91 (at Mexico City, Mexico)
Phoenix Suns 99, Dallas Mavericks 89
Stars Fall To Sharks
(San Jose, CA) — Radek Faksa and Miro Heiskanen scored for the Stars in a 3-2 loss to the Sharks in San Jose. Dallas goalie Anton Khudobin made 21 saves. The Stars are 0-and-3 on this four-game trip that ends tomorrow night at Colorado.
Columbus Blue Jackets 4, Los Angeles Kings 1
Buffalo Sabres 3, Arizona Coyotes 1
Tampa Bay Lightning 4, Toronto Maple Leafs 1
Montreal Canadiens 6, Carolina Hurricanes 4
Winnipeg Jets 5, Edmonton Oilers 4 (OT)
Minnesota Wild 5, Florida Panthers 1
Nashville Predators 4, Vancouver Canucks 3 (OT)
San Jose Sharks 3, Dallas Stars 2
Rangers Trade Claudio, Pick Up Romano
(Las Vegas, NV) — The Rangers dealt pitcher Alex Claudio to the Brewers for their Competitive Balance Round A Draft pick. That would likely be the 40th overall pick in the 2019 draft. Texas also acquired right-hander Jordan Romano in the Rule Five Draft. He went 11-and-8 with a 4.13 ERA in 25 starts with Double-A New Hampshire in 2018 in the Toronto system. The Rangers plan to make him a reliever.
Bowl Season Kicks Off Tomorrow
(Undated) — The college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Arizona State clashes with Fresno State in the Las Vegas Bowl, Middle Tennessee faces Appalachian State in the New Orleans Bowl, Utah State meets North Texas in the New Mexico Bowl, Tulane takes on Louisiana in the Cure Bowl, and Georgia Southern plays Eastern Michigan in the Camellia Bowl.
College Basketball (Top-25 Coaches Poll)
#19 Wisconsin Badgers 101, Savannah State Tigers 60
College Basketball Roundup
(Undated) — In area college basketball: Tomorrow: SMU plays at Georgetown, Baylor visits Arizona, Grand Canyon is at Texas, Texas A&M plays Oregon State at Portland in the Dam City Classic and 9-and-0 Texas Tech hosts Abilene Christian. On Sunday, TCU hosts Indiana State.
High School Football Playoffs
Gruver 30, Albany 17 in Plainview
Tonight: Canadian takes on Gunter – 7pm In Vernon
Tomorrow: Tascosa Rebels play Lonview Lobos – 8pm at AT&T Stadium In Arlington