(Undated) — Here is the latest sports news: Pro Bowl selections announced. Rodgers season over for Packers. Panthers’ Davis has suspension reduced. Islanders heading back to Long Island. Bucks get past Cavs in wild game.

>>Steelers Sending League-High Eight Players To Pro Bowl

(New York, NY) — The Pittsburgh Steelers are sending a league-high eight players to next month’s Pro Bowl in Orlando, Florida. Rosters were released by the NFL on Tuesday. The Saints were the first team since the 1970s to have two running backs get the honor. Mark Ingram and Alvin Kamara are both schedule to play in the exhibition game January 28th in Orlando, Florida.

>>Packers Put Rodgers On IR

(Green Bay, WI) — With Green Bay out of playoff contention, the Packers aren’t going to risk the health of quarterback Aaron Rodgers. They have placed the star signal-caller on injured reserve, officially ending his season. Rodgers returned on Sunday to start in their loss at Carolina after missing eight weeks with a broken collarbone. Green Bay fell to 7-and-7 and was eliminated when Atlanta beat Tampa Bay on Monday.

>>Panthers’ Davis Has Suspension Reduced To One Game

(New York, NY) — The NFL is reducing the suspension of Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis to one game after an appeal. He was originally hit with a two-game ban for leading with his helmet against defenseless Green Bay wide receiver Davante Adams on Sunday. Davis was flagged for the hit at the time, but was not ejected. He will sit out this Sunday’s home game against Tampa Bay.

>>Islanders’ Belmont Park Proposal

(New York, NY) — The New York Islanders’ proposal to build a new arena at Belmont Park outside of New York City is getting a thumbs up. “Newsday” reports the team’s proposal has been selected as the winning bid. The project includes an 18-thousand-seat arena, hotel and retail space, and an innovation center that would be developed with resident input.

>>Bucks Rebound To Beat Cavs

(Milwaukee, WI) — The Bucks blew a 20-point lead in the fourth quarter, but recovered to beat the Cavaliers 119-116 in Milwaukee. Cleveland went ahead 107-105 late in the quarter on a Dwyane Wade three-pointer. Milwaukee then outscored the Cavs 14-to-9 the rest of the way to earn the victory. The Bucks are now 16-and-13. Cleveland slipped to 23-and-9.

 

>>TUESDAY’S SCOREBOARD

NBA
——
Washington Wizards 116, New Orleans Pelicans 106
Sacramento Kings 101, Philadelphia 76ers 95
Milwaukee Bucks 119, Cleveland Cavaliers 116

NHL
——
Toronto Maple Leafs 8, Carolina Hurricanes 1
Minnesota Wild 6, Ottawa Senators 4
New York Rangers 4, Anaheim Ducks 1
Detroit Red Wings 6, New York Islanders 3
Boston Bruins 3, Buffalo Sabres 0
Winnipeg Jets 6, Nashville Predators 4
Washington Capitals 4, Dallas Stars 3 (OT)
Florida Panthers 3, Arizona Coyotes 2
Vegas Golden Knights 4, Tampa Bay Lightning 3
Montreal Canadiens 7, Vancouver Canucks 5

College Football Bowl Games (CFP Rankings)
——
Florida Atlantic Owls 50, Akron Zips 3 (Boca Raton Bowl at Boca Raton, FL)

Top-25 College Basketball (“USA Today” Coaches’ Poll)
——
#4 (tie) Arizona State Sun Devils 95, Longwood Lancers 61
#8 Xavier Musketeers 81, Marshall Thundering Herd 77
#9 Texas A&M Aggies 64, Northern Kentucky Norse 58
#11 Wichita State Shockers 89, Arkansas State Red Wolves 80
#14 Virginia Cavaliers 78, Savannah State Tigers 47
#17 Oklahoma Sooners 105, Northwestern State Demons 68
#21 Texas Tech Red Raiders 90, Florida Atlantic Owls 54
#22 (tie) Cincinnati Bearcats 77, UAPB Golden Lions 49

 

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

NBA
——
7:00 p.m. – Toronto Raptors at Charlotte Hornets
7:30 p.m. – Indiana Pacers at Atlanta Hawks
7:30 p.m. – Sacramento Kings at Brooklyn Nets
7:30 p.m. – Miami Heat at Boston Celtics
8:00 p.m. – Utah Jazz at Oklahoma City Thunder
8:00 p.m. – Orlando Magic at Chicago Bulls
8:00 p.m. – Los Angeles Lakers at Houston Rockets
8:30 p.m. – Detroit Pistons at Dallas Mavericks
9:00 p.m. – Minnesota Timberwolves at Denver Nuggets
10:00 p.m. – San Antonio Spurs at Portland Trail Blazers
10:30 p.m. – Phoenix Suns at LA Clippers
10:30 p.m. – Memphis Grizzlies at Golden State Warriors

NHL
——
7:30 p.m. – Toronto Maple Leafs at Columbus Blue Jackets
8:00 p.m. – Detroit Red Wings at Philadelphia Flyers
9:30 p.m. – St. Louis Blues at Calgary Flames

College Football Bowl Games (CFP Rankings)
——
8:00 p.m. – Louisiana Tech Bulldogs at SMU Mustangs (DXL Frisco Bowl at Frisco, TX)

Top-25 College Basketball (“USA Today” Coaches’ Poll)
——
7:00 p.m. – #3 Duke Blue Devils host Evansville Aces
9:00 p.m. – #4 (tie) North Carolina Tar Heels host Wofford Terriers
7:00 p.m. – #10 West Virginia Mountaineers host Coppin State Eagles
8:00 p.m. – #18 Baylor Bears host Southern Jaguars
9:00 p.m. – #20 Tennessee Volunteers host Furman Paladins
7:00 p.m. – #22 (tie) Seton Hall Pirates host Wagner Seahawks
9:00 p.m. – #24 Creighton Bluejays host South Carolina Upstate Spartans