(Seattle, WA) — Russell Wilson threw for 240 yards and two touchdowns as the Seahawks held off the Vikings 37-30 on Monday Night Football in Seattle. Seattle is tied with San Francisco atop the NFC West at 10-and-2, but currently owns the tiebreaker. Kirk Cousins threw two TD’s and an interception for Minnesota, which is now a game behind Green Bay in the NFC North at 8-and-4.
Cowboys Preparing For Thursday Game In Chicago
(Frisco, TX) — The Cowboys practiced outdoors as they prepare for a Thursday night game with the Bears in Chicago. Quarterback Dak Prescott wore gloves during the session. Temperatures are forecast to be in the upper 30s for the kickoff in Chicago. Both teams bring a 6-and-6 record into the game.
Texans Meet Broncos Next
(Houston, TX) — The Texans will host the Broncos on Sunday as they seek to win their third straight. Houston is coming off a 28-22 home victory over the Patriots. The Texans top the AFC South with an 8-and-4 record.
Mavericks Play Tonight In New Orleans
(New Orleans, LA) — The Mavericks conclude a three-game trip tonight against the Pelicans in New Orleans. Dallas won the first two, beating the Suns and Lakers. The Mavs return home tomorrow night to host the Minnesota Wild.
Phoenix Suns 109, Charlotte Hornets 104
Philadelphia 76ers 103, Utah Jazz 94
Atlanta Hawks 104, Golden State Warriors 79
Indiana Pacers 117, Memphis Grizzlies 104
Milwaukee Bucks 132, New York Knicks 88
Chicago Bulls 113, Sacramento Kings 106
Stars Facing Winnipeg Tonight
(Winnipeg, Manitoba) — The Stars will try to put the brakes on a three-game skid tonight when they play in Winnipeg in a back-to-back series with the Jets. The two will rematch tomorrow night in Dallas.
Vegas Golden Knights 4, New York Rangers 1
Buffalo Sabres 7, New Jersey Devils 1
New York Islanders 4, Detroit Red Wings 1
St. Louis Blues 4, Chicago Blackhawks 0
Anaheim Ducks 4, Los Angeles Kings 2
Rangers, Goody Agree To Contract, Meet With Rendon
(Arlington, TX) — The Rangers and right-handed reliever Nick Goody agreed to a one-year contract for 915-thousand dollars. Texas claimed him off waivers last week from the Indians. Rangers general manager Jon Daniels reportedly met with free agent third baseman Anthony Rendon, who hit .319 with 34 homers and 126 RBIs last season with the World Series champion Nationals. The Rangers non-tendered pitchers Wei-Chieh Huang and Ian Gibaut.
Astros Non-Tender Sanchez
(Houston, TX) — The Astros non-tendered right-hander Aaron Sanchez, who threw six innings of a combined no-hitter in his Houston debut on August 3rd. He made only three more starts before being shutdown with an injury. He was acquired in a trade with the Blue Jays. The Astros reached a one-year deal with reliever Joe Biagini, who was acquired from the Blue Jays along with Sanchez.
Baylor, Oklahoma Meet Saturday In Big 12 Football Title Game
(Arlington, TX) — Baylor and Oklahoma will collide Saturday in Arlington in the Big 12 Football Championship game. Both teams still have a shot at making the Final Four for the national championship playoffs. The Sooners rallied to beat the Bears 34-31 last month in Waco. OU has been in 11 of the last 14 Big 12 championship games, winning nine of them.
College Basketball (Top-25 Coaches’ Poll)
#23 Washington Huskies 75, South Dakota Coyotes 55
College Basketball Roundup
(Undated) — In college basketball, North Texas beat UT-Arlington 77-66 at College Park Center. Tonight, Northwestern State is at SMU, TCU and Illinois State will play in Fort Worth, Texas will host UAB and number-16 Baylor will welcome Maryland-Eastern Shore to Waco. Tomorrow Texas Tech will be at DePaul.