(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  Dolphins hold off Patriots on “MNF.”  NFL Network suspends Faulk, two others after sexual harassment lawsuit.  Yankees introduce Stanton.  Yankees give Cashman five-year extension.  Ball brothers sign with Lithuanian club.

>>Dolphins Hold Off Patriots On “MNF”

(Miami, FL)  —  Jay Cutler threw three touchdown passes to outduel Tom Brady as the Dolphins held off the Patriots 27-20 on “Monday Night Football” in Miami.  Brady was intercepted twice by Xavien Howard as New England’s eight-game winning streak came to an end.  The Pats fell to 10-and-3 and failed to clinch the AFC East.  The Dolphins improved to 6-and-7 with the victory.

>>NFL Network Suspends Faulk, Two Others After Sexual Harassment Suit

(Culver City, CA)  —  NFL Network is suspending Hall of Famer Marshall Faulk and two others after a lawsuit by a former wardrobe stylist claiming sexual harassment.  Former players Ike Taylor and Heath Evans are also suspended pending an investigation.  Jami Cantor filed suit claiming she was also sexually harassed by former NFL Network employees Donovan McNabb and Eric Weinberger.

>>Yankees Introduce Stanton

(Lake Buena Vista, FL)  —  The Yankees are showing off their newest slugger.  They introduced new outfielder Giancarlo [[ zjon-CAR-lo ]] Stanton on Monday.  He was acquired from the Marlins with cash in a deal that sent second baseman Starlin Castro and prospects to Miami.  Stanton has 10 years and 295-million left on his contract.  He led the majors with 59 homers this year.

>>Yankees Give Cashman Five-Year Extension

(Lake Buena Vista, FL)  —  The Yankees are locking up general manager Brian Cashman.  Multiple reports say they’ve agreed to a five-year, 25-million-dollar contract extension.  Cashman’s previous deal expired at the end of the season.  The 50-year-old has been GM of the Yankees since 1998.  They’ve won four World Series titles and six American League pennants under Cashman.

>>Ball Brothers Sign With Lithuanian Club

(Los Angeles, CA)  —  Two-thirds of the Ball brothers are heading to Europe.  ESPN reports LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball have agreed to play pro ball with Lithuanian club BC Vytautas [[ vee-TOW-toss ]].  “Jello” and ‘Melo are the younger brothers of  Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball.  LiAngelo withdrew from UCLA after he was suspended for a shoplifting incident on the Bruins’ tour of China.

 

>>MONDAY’S SCOREBOARD

NFL
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Miami Dolphins 27, New England Patriots 20

NBA
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Miami Heat 107, Memphis Grizzlies 82
Charlotte Hornets 116, Oklahoma City Thunder 103
Houston Rockets 130, New Orleans Pelicans 123
Chicago Bulls 108, Boston Celtics 85
LA Clippers 96, Toronto Raptors 91
Golden State Warriors 111, Portland Trail Blazers 104

NHL
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Colorado Avalanche 2, Pittsburgh Penguins 1
Dallas Stars 2, New York Rangers 1  (SO)
New York Islanders 3, Washington Capitals 1
Florida Panthers 2, Detroit Red Wings 1  (OT)
Winnipeg Jets 5, Vancouver Canucks 1
Anaheim Ducks 3, Carolina Hurricanes 2

Top-25 College Basketball  (“USA Today” Coaches’ Poll)
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No Games Scheduled

 

>>TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE  (All times are Eastern)

NBA
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7:00 p.m. – Los Angeles Lakers at New York Knicks
7:00 p.m. – Denver Nuggets at Detroit Pistons
7:00 p.m. – Atlanta Hawks at Cleveland Cavaliers
7:30 p.m. – Washington Wizards at Brooklyn Nets
8:30 p.m. – San Antonio Spurs at Dallas Mavericks
9:30 p.m. – Philadelphia 76ers at Minnesota Timberwolves
10:00 p.m. – Phoenix Suns at Sacramento Kings

NHL
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7:00 p.m. – Edmonton Oilers at Columbus Blue Jackets
7:00 p.m. – Colorado Avalanche at Washington Capitals
7:00 p.m. – Toronto Maple Leafs at Philadelphia Flyers
7:00 p.m. – Los Angeles Kings at New Jersey Devils
7:00 p.m. – Ottawa Senators at Buffalo Sabres
8:00 p.m. – Calgary Flames at Minnesota Wild
8:00 p.m. – Tampa Bay Lightning at St. Louis Blues
8:30 p.m. – Florida Panthers at Chicago Blackhawks
10:00 p.m. – Carolina Hurricanes at Vegas Golden Knights

Top-25 College Basketball  (“USA Today” Coaches’ Poll)
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7:00 p.m. – #15 Seton Hall Pirates host Saint Peter’s Peacocks