(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  Roy Halladay dies in plane crash.  MLB gives out Gold Gloves.  Top four stay the same in college football.  Suns ship Bledsoe to the Bucks.  UCLA players in trouble in China.

>>Roy Halladay Passes Away

(Pasco County, FL)  —  Former baseball star Roy Halladay is being remembered.  The 40-year-old died yesterday in a plane crash off the Florida coast.  Halladay was an eight-time All-Star and two-time Cy Young Award winner who played 16 seasons with the Phillies and Blue Jays.  He retired after the 2013 season.

>>MLB Hands Out Gold Glove Awards

(New York, NY)  —  Major League Baseball is honoring the best defensive players in the sport with the Gold Glove Awards.  Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado and Royals left fielder Alex Gordon each earned the award for the fifth time.  The Rockies, Diamondbacks, Twins, Angels and Royals all had two players win a Gold Glove.

>>No Changes At Top Of College Football Playoff Rankings

(Undated)  —  Georgia is still number-one in this week’s College Football Playoff rankings.  The Bulldogs are followed by Alabama, Notre Dame and Clemson.  Just outside of the top-four are Oklahoma at number-five and TCU at number-six.  Miami is seventh, with Wisconsin, Washington and Auburn rounding out the top-10.

>>Suns Finalize Deal To Send Bledsoe To Bucks

(Phoenix, AZ)  —  The Phoenix Suns are dealing disgruntled point guard Eric Bledsoe to the Milwaukee Bucks.  The Suns received center Greg Monroe, a 2018 protected first-round draft pick and a 2018 protected second-round pick in return.  ESPN reports Phoenix is now looking to trade Monroe before entertaining buyout talks.

>>Reports: UCLA Hoopsters Cuffed For Shoplifting In China

(Los Angeles, CA)  —  UCLA basketball may have run into big trouble in China.  Three Bruins players were reportedly arrested yesterday on suspicion of shoplifting.  One of the players is LiAngelo Ball, the younger brother of former Bruin and current Laker Lonzo Ball.  Cody Riley of Chatsworth and Jalen Hill of Corona were also detained.  All three are freshmen.

 

>>TUESDAY’S SCOREBOARD

NBA
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Dallas Mavericks 113, Washington Wizards 99
New Orleans Pelicans 117, Indiana Pacers 112
Cleveland Cavaliers 124, Milwaukee Bucks 119
Toronto Raptors 119, Chicago Bulls 114
New York Knicks 118, Charlotte Hornets 113
San Antonio Spurs 120, LA Clippers 107
Philadelphia 76ers 104, Utah Jazz 97
Denver Nuggets 112, Brooklyn Nets 104
Sacramento Kings 94, Oklahoma City Thunder 86
Memphis Grizzlies 98, Portland Trail Blazers 97

NHL
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Nashville Predators 3, Columbus Blue Jackets 1
Carolina Hurricanes 3, Florida Panthers 1
Pittsburgh Penguins 3, Arizona Coyotes 1
Edmonton Oilers 2, New York Islanders 1  (OT)
St. Louis Blues 3, New Jersey Devils 1
Buffalo Sabres 3, Washington Capitals 1
Montreal Canadiens 3, Vegas Golden Knights 2
Vancouver Canucks 5, Calgary Flames 3
Los Angeles Kings 4, Anaheim Ducks 3  (OT)

 

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

NBA
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7:00 p.m. – New York Knicks at Orlando Magic
7:00 p.m. – Indiana Pacers at Detroit Pistons
8:00 p.m. – Los Angeles Lakers at Boston Celtics
9:00 p.m. – Miami Heat at Phoenix Suns
10:30 p.m. – Minnesota Timberwolves at Golden State Warriors

NHL
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7:30 p.m. – Minnesota Wild at Toronto Maple Leafs
8:00 p.m. – Boston Bruins at New York Rangers
10:30 p.m. – Tampa Bay Lightning at San Jose Sharks