(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  Seahawks sink Cards on TNF.  “Thursday Night Football” marred with injuries.  Jones continues to attack Goodell.  Cowboys’ Elliot’s suspension back on again.  Chicago gets 2020 NBA All-Star Game.

>>Seahawks Top Cards On “TNF”

(Glendale, AZ)  —  Russell Wilson connected with Jimmy Graham twice in the end zone to give the Seahawks a 22-16 win over the Cardinals on “Thursday Night Football” in Phoenix.  Seattle’s defense had five sacks, recovered a fumble and forced a safety as the Seahawks improved to 6-and-3.  Adrian Peterson was held to 29 yards on 21 carries for Arizona.  The Cards fell to 4-and-5.

>>Seahawks Lose Sherman For Season

(Glendale, AZ)  —  The Seahawks win last night isn’t all good news.  They lost star cornerback Richard Sherman for the season to a ruptured Achilles.   In other injury news for Seattle, tackle Duane Brown and running back C.J. Prosise exited the game with ankle injuries, and safety Kam Chancellor was carted off with a stinger.  The Cardinals lost starting left tackle D.J. Humphries to a potential ACL tear.

>>Cowboys’ Jones Pushing Forward Against Goodell

(Undated)  —  Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is continuing to raise hell for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.  ESPN reports Jones is claiming that NFL owners aren’t being told the truth regarding the negotiations of Goodell’s contract extension.  Jones is close to filing a lawsuit if Goodell is on the receiving end of a new contract without a final review or the thumbs up from all 32 teams.

>>Suspension Back On For Cowboys’ Zeke Elliott

(New York, NY)  —  Ezekiel Elliott’s on-again, off-again suspension is back on.  A panel of federal judges in New York denied the Cowboys running back’s request for an emergency injunction yesterday, saying he didn’t meet the requisite standard.  It means Elliott won’t play Sunday against Atlanta.  The penalty is scheduled to last six games.

>>Report: Chicago To Host 2020 NBA All-Star Game

(Chicago, IL)  —  The Windy City will host the 2020 NBA All-Star Game.  ESPN reports the NBA will announce the decision today at a press conference at the United Center.  The city of Chicago has not hosted the NBA All-Star Game since 1988 when hometown hero Michael Jordan took MVP honors and also won the Slam Dunk Contest.



Seattle Seahawks 22, Arizona Cardinals 16

Washington Wizards 111, Los Angeles Lakers 95
Toronto Raptors 122, New Orleans Pelicans 118
Houston Rockets 117, Cleveland Cavaliers 113
Sacramento Kings 109, Philadelphia 76ers 108
Denver Nuggets 102, Oklahoma City Thunder 94

Philadelphia Flyers 3, Chicago Blackhawks 1
Edmonton Oilers 3, New Jersey Devils 2  (OT)
Minnesota Wild 3, Montreal Canadiens 0
St. Louis Blues 3, Arizona Coyotes 2  (SO)
Calgary Flames 6, Detroit Red Wings 3
Anaheim Ducks 4, Vancouver Canucks 1
Tampa Bay Lightning 5, Los Angeles Kings 2

OHL Classic at Mayakoba  (at Playa del Carmen, Mexico)

1. Patton Kizzire (-9)
2. Vaughn Taylor (-7)
T-3. Rickie Fowler (-6)
T-3. Brandon Harkins (-6)


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

7:00 p.m. – Atlanta Hawks at Detroit Pistons
7:30 p.m. – Charlotte Hornets at Boston Celtics
8:00 p.m. – Indiana Pacers at Chicago Bulls
9:00 p.m. – Miami Heat at Utah Jazz
9:00 p.m. – Los Angeles Clippers at Oklahoma City Thunder
9:00 p.m. – Milwaukee Bucks at San Antonio Spurs
9:00 p.m. – Orlando Magic at Phoenix Suns
10:00 p.m. – Brooklyn Nets at Portland Trail Blazers

2:00 p.m. – Ottawa Senators vs. Colorado Avalanche  (at Stockholm, Sweden)
7:00 p.m. – Carolina Hurricanes at Columbus Blue Jackets
7:00 p.m. – Pittsburgh Penguins at Washington Capitals
7:00 p.m. – Boston Bruins at Toronto Maple Leafs
7:00 p.m. – Florida Panthers at Buffalo Sabres
8:30 p.m. – New York Islanders at Dallas Stars
10:30 p.m. – Winnipeg Jets at Vegas Golden Knights

Top-25 College Football  (CFP Rankings)
10:30 p.m. – #9 Washington Huskies at Stanford Cardinal

Top-25 Men’s College Basketball  (USA Today Coaches’ Poll)
7:00 p.m. – #1 Duke Blue Devils host Elon Phoenix
8:00 p.m. – #2 Michigan State Spartans host North Florida Ospreys
9:00 p.m. – #3 Kansas Jayhawks host Tennessee State Tigers
7:00 p.m. – #4 Kentucky Wildcats host Utah Valley Wolverines
8:00 p.m. – #5 Arizona Wildcats host Northern Arizona Lumberjacks
8:30 p.m. – #6 Villanova Wildcats host Columbia Lions
8:00 p.m. – #8 Wichita State Shockers host UMKC Kangaroos
7:00 p.m. – #9 North Carolina Tar Heels host UNI Panthers
6:00 p.m. – #10 West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Texas A&M Aggies  (at Ramstein, Germany)
10:00 p.m. – #11 USC Trojans host Cal State Fullerton Titans
8:00 p.m. – #12 Miami (FL) Hurricanes host Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs
12:00 p.m. – #13 Cincinnati Bearcats host Savannah State Tigers
8:00 p.m. – #15 Minnesota Golden Gophers host USC Upstate Spartans
7:00 p.m. – #17 Xavier Musketeers host Morehead State Eagles
11:30 p.m. – #18 UCLA Bruins vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets  (at Shanghai, China)
9:00 p.m. – #19 Gonzaga Bulldogs host Texas Southern Tigers
8:30 p.m. – #20 Northwestern Wildcats host Loyola Maryland Greyhounds
8:00 p.m. – #21 Purdue Boilermakers host SIUE Cougars
6:30 p.m. – #23 Seton Hall Pirates host Fairleigh Dickinson Knights
1:00 p.m. – #24 Baylor Bears vs Central Arkansas Bears
6:30 p.m. – #25 Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Memphis Tigers  (at Annapolis, MD)

OHL Classic at Mayakoba  (at Playa del Carmen, Mexico)