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ON AIR

TV SportsWatch

Sunday, Jan. 26

AUTO RACING

7 a.m.

FS1 — United Sportscar Championship, Rolex 24, at Daytona Beach, Fla.

BOWLING

Noon

ESPN — PBA, Tournament of Champions, at Allen Park, Mich.

EXTREME SPORTS

2 p.m.

ESPN — X Games, at Aspen, Colo.

9 p.m.

ESPN — X Games, at Aspen, Colo.

GOLF

1 p.m.

TGC — PGA Tour, Farmers Insurance Open, final round, at San Diego

3 p.m.

CBS — PGA Tour, Farmers Insurance Open, final round, at San Diego

TGC — LPGA, Bahamas Classic, final round, at Paradise Island, Bahamas

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Noon

NBCSN — Fordham at UMass

4 p.m.

NBCSN — Harvard at Dartmouth

6 p.m.

ESPNU — Clemson at North Carolina

8 p.m.

ESPNU — California at UCLA

FS1 — Utah at Arizona

NBA BASKETBALL

1 p.m.

ABC — San Antonio at Miami

3:30 p.m.

ABC — L.A. Lakers at New York

6:30 p.m.

ESPN — Brooklyn at Boston

NFL FOOTBALL

7:30 p.m.

NBC — Pro Bowl, at Honolulu

NHL HOCKEY

12:30 p.m.

NBC — N.Y. Rangers at New Jersey

RUGBY

2 p.m.

NBCSN — USA Sevens, semifinals, teams TBD, at Las Vegas

4:30 p.m.

NBC — USA Sevens, finals, teams TBD, at Las Vegas

WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

1 p.m.

CBS — Minnesota at Penn St.

2 p.m.

ESPN2 — South Carolina at Vanderbilt

4 p.m.

ESPN2 — Tennessee at Texas A&M

FSN — Baylor at Oklahoma St.

6 p.m.

FS1 — Georgetown at St. John’s

NBCSN — Dayton at Saint Joseph’s

ON TAP

Sunday, Jan. 26

TRACK

Lee at Emory Crossplex Invitational

Monday, Jan. 27

BASKETBALL

Walker Valley at Lenoir City, 6 (JV, 3:30)

Silverdale Academy at Polk County, 6

Cleveland at McMinn County (GJV), 6

Ooltewah at Bradley Central (B9), 6:45

Cleveland at McMinn County (B9), 7:30

Tuesday, Jan. 28

BASKETBALL

Bradley Central at Ooltewah, 6 (JV, 3:30)

Cleveland at East Hamilton, 6 (JV, 3:30)

Walker Valley at Soddy-Daisy, 6 (JV, 3:30)

Thursday, Jan. 30

BASKETBALL

Lee at West Florida, 6

Cleveland Christian at Collegedale, 6

Freshman district, TBA

Friday, Jan. 31

BASEBALL

Roane State at Clevleand State (DH), 1

BASKETBALL

Cleveland at Walker Valley, 6 (BJV, 4:30)

Soddy-Daisy at Bradley Central, 6 (JV, 3:30)

McMinn Central at Polk County, 6

Motlow State at Cleveland State, 6

WRESTLING

TSSAA State Duals

at Brentwood

Cleveland participating

Saturday, Feb. 1

BASEBALL

Emmanuel at Lee (DH), 2

BASKETBALL

Volunteer State at Cleveland State, 2

Lee at Valdosta State (Ga.), 6

Cleveland at Rhea County, 6 (JV, 3)

Bradley Central at Hamilton Heights, 6 (BJV, 4:30)

SOFTBALL

Armstrong Atlantic Tournament

in Savannah, Ga.

Lee vs. Tusculum, 12:30

Lee vs. Armstrong Atlantic, 2:30

WRESTLING

TSSAA State Duals

at Brentwood

Cleveland participating

Sunday, Feb. 2

BASEBALL

Emmanuel at Lee, 2

Cleveland State at Ga. Highlands (DH), 1

SOFTBALL

Armstrong Atlantic Tournament

in Savannah, Ga.

Lee vs. Mt. Olive, 12:30

Lee vs. Armstrong Atlantic, 2:30

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Toronto 22 21 .512 —

Brooklyn 19 22 .463 2

New York 16 27 .372 6

Boston 15 30 .333 8

Philadelphia 14 30 .318 8½

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Miami 31 12 .721 —

Atlanta 22 20 .524 8½

Washington 21 21 .500 9½

Charlotte 19 27 .413 13½

Orlando 12 32 .273 19½

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Indiana 34 8 .810 —

Chicago 22 21 .512 12½

Detroit 17 26 .395 17½

Cleveland 16 27 .372 18½

Milwaukee 8 34 .190 26

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 33 10 .767 —

Houston 29 16 .644 5

Dallas 25 20 .556 9

Memphis 21 20 .512 11

New Orleans 17 25 .405 15½

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Oklahoma City 35 10 .778 —

Portland 32 11 .744 2

Minnesota 21 21 .500 12½

Denver 20 21 .488 13

Utah 14 29 .326 20

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Clippers 31 15 .674 —

Golden State 26 18 .591 4

Phoenix 24 18 .571 5

L.A. Lakers 16 28 .364 14

Sacramento 15 27 .357 14

Friday’s Games

Orlando 114, L.A. Lakers 105

Toronto 104, Philadelphia 95

Brooklyn 107, Dallas 106

Oklahoma City 101, Boston 83

Cleveland 93, Milwaukee 78

New Orleans 103, Detroit 101

San Antonio 105, Atlanta 79

New York 125, Charlotte 96

L.A. Clippers 112, Chicago 95

Memphis 88, Houston 87

Washington 101, Phoenix 95

Indiana 116, Sacramento 111, OT

Minnesota 121, Golden State 120

Saturday’s Games

Chicago 89, Charlotte 87

L.A. Clippers 126, Toronto 118

Oklahoma City 103, Philadelphia 91

Houston at Memphis, after presstime

Atlanta at Milwaukee, after presstime

Indiana at Denver, after presstime

Washington at Utah, after presstime

Minnesota at Portland, after presstime

Sunday’s Games

San Antonio at Miami, 1 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at New York, 3:30 p.m.

Orlando at New Orleans, 6 p.m.

Phoenix at Cleveland, 6 p.m.

Brooklyn at Boston, 6:30 p.m.

Detroit at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.

Portland at Golden State, 9 p.m.

Denver at Sacramento, 9 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Phoenix at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Atlanta at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Sacramento at Utah, 9 p.m.

NCAA Men’s Top 25 Fared

Saturday

1. Arizona (19-0) did not play. Next: vs. Utah, Sunday.

2. Syracuse (19-0) beat Miami 64-52. Next: at Wake Forest, Wednesday.

3. Michigan State (18-2) lost to No. 21 Michigan 80-75. Next: at No. 10 Iowa, Tuesday.

4. Villanova (17-2) beat Marquette 94-85, OT. Next: at Georgetown, Monday.

5. Wichita State (21-0) beat Drake 78-61. Next: vs. Loyola of Chicago, Tuesday.

6. Florida (17-2) beat Tennessee 67-41. Next: at Mississippi State, Thursday.

7. San Diego State (17-1) at Utah State. Next: vs. Colorado State, Saturday.

8. Kansas (14-4) at TCU. Next: vs. No. 16 Iowa State, Wednesday.

9. Wisconsin (17-3) beat Purdue 72-58. Next: vs. Northwestern, Wednesday.

10. Iowa (16-4) beat Northwestern 76-50. Next: vs. No. 3 Michigan State, Tuesday.

11. Oklahoma State (16-3) beat West Virginia 81-75. Next: at No. 25 Oklahoma, Monday.

12. Louisville (17-3) did not play. Next: vs. No. 15 Cincinnati, Thursday.

13. UMass (16-2) did not play. Next: vs. Fordham, Sunday.

14. Kentucky (15-4) beat Georgia 79-54. Next: at LSU, Tuesday.

15. Cincinnati (18-2) did not play. Next: at Temple, Sunday.

16. Iowa State (15-3) beat No. 22 Kansas State 81-75. Next: at No. 8 Kansas, Wednesday.

17. Ohio State (16-4) did not play. Next: vs. Penn State, Wednesday.

18. Duke (16-4) beat Florida State 78-56. Next: at No. 20 Pittsburgh, Monday.

19. Saint Louis (18-2) did not play. Next: vs. Richmond, Wednesday.

20. Pittsburgh (18-2) beat Maryland 83-79. Next: vs. No. 18 Duke, Monday.

21. Michigan (15-4) beat No. 3 Michigan State 80-75. Next: vs. Purdue, Thursday.

22. Kansas State (14-6) lost to No. 16 Iowa State 81-75. Next: vs. Texas Tech, Tuesday.

23. Memphis (14-4) did not play. Next: vs. South Florida, Sunday.

24. Baylor (13-6) lost to Texas 74-60. Next: vs. West Virginia, Tuesday.

25. Oklahoma (16-4) beat Texas Tech 74-65. Next: vs. No. 11 Oklahoma State, Monday.

NCAA Women’s Top 25 Fared

Friday

1. UConn (20-0) did not play. Next: vs. South Florida, Sunday.

2. Notre Dame (18-0) did not play. Next: at No. 6 Maryland, Monday.

3. Duke (19-1) did not play. Next: vs. Pittsburgh, Sunday.

4. Stanford (18-1) beat UCLA 72-55. Next: vs. Southern Cal, Monday.

5. Louisville (19-1) did not play. Next: vs. Memphis, Sunday.

6. Maryland (16-2) did not play. Next: vs. No. 2 Notre Dame, Monday.

7. North Carolina (17-3) did not play. Next: vs. Syracuse, Thursday.

8. Oklahoma State (17-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 12 Baylor, Sunday.

9. Kentucky (15-4) did not play. Next: vs. Arkansas, Sunday.

10. South Carolina (17-2) did not play. Next: at No. 16 Vanderbilt, Sunday.

11. Tennessee (15-4) did not play. Next: at No. 17 Texas A&M, Sunday.

12. Baylor (15-3) did not play. Next: at No. 8 Oklahoma State, Sunday.

13. Penn State (14-4) did not play. Next: vs. Minnesota, Sunday.

14. Arizona State (16-3) beat Utah 65-62. Next: at Colorado, Sunday.

15. LSU (15-4) did not play. Next: at Mississippi, Sunday.

16. Vanderbilt (16-3) did not play. Next: vs. No. 10 South Carolina, Sunday.

17. Texas A&M (16-4) did not play. Next: vs. No. 11 Tennessee, Sunday.

18. West Virginia (17-2) did not play. Next: at Texas, Saturday.

19. California (13-5) lost to Southern Cal 77-70. Next: vs. UCLA, Sunday.

20. Iowa State (14-4) did not play. Next: at Texas Tech, Saturday.

21. Nebraska (13-4) did not play. Next: at Northwestern, Sunday.

22. Purdue (14-5) did not play. Next: at Illinois, Monday.

23. N.C. State (17-3) did not play. Next: at Georgia Tech, Sunday.

24. Florida State (14-5) did not play. Next: vs. Virginia Tech, Sunday.

25. Gonzaga (17-3) did not play. Next: at Pepperdine, Saturday.

FOOTBALL

NFL Playoff Glance

Wild-card Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 4

Indianapolis 45, Kansas City 44

New Orleans 26, Philadelphia 24

Sunday, Jan. 5

San Diego 27, Cincinnati 10

San Francisco 23, Green Bay 20

Divisional Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 11

Seattle 23, New Orleans 15

New England 43, Indianpolis 22

Sunday, Jan. 12

San Francisco 23, Carolina 10

Denver 24, San Diego 17

Conference Championships

Sunday, Jan. 19

Denver 26, New England 16

Seattle 23, San Francisco 17

Pro Bowl

Sunday, Jan. 26

At Honolulu

Team Rice vs. Team Sanders, 7:30 p.m. (NBC)

Super Bowl

Sunday, Feb. 2

At East Rutherford, N.J.Denver vs. Seattle, 6:30 p.m. (FOX)

GOLF

PGA-Farmers Insurane Open Par Scores

Saturday

s-Torrey Pines, South Course (7,698 yards, par 72)

n-Torrey Pines, North Course (7,052 yards, par 72)

San Diego

Purse: $6.1 million

Third Round (On South Course)

Gary Woodland 65n-73s-70—208 -8

Marc Leishman 66n-71s-72—209 -7

Jordan Spieth 71s-63n-75—209 -7

Pat Perez 67s-71n-72—210 -6

Morgan Hoffmann 72s-66n-72—210 -6

Rory Sabbatini 74s-68n-69—211 -5

Ryo Ishikawa 72s-70n-69—211 -5

Will MacKenzie 72s-69n-70—211 -5

Scott Stallings 72s-67n-72—211 -5

Brad Fritsch 69n-70s-72—211 -5

Nicolas Colsaerts 69n-67s-75—211 -5

Andres Romero 72s-72n-67—211 -5

Robert Streb 73s-69n-70—212 -4

Charles Howell III 70n-72s-70—212 -4

Brian Stuard 70s-73n-69—212 -4

Keegan Bradley 69n-72s-71—212 -4

Graham DeLaet 70n-73s-69—212 -4

Jason Day 66n-73s-73—212 -4

Kevin Chappell 73s-66n-73—212 -4

Kevin Tway 69s-70n-73—212 -4

Erik Compton 69n-69s-74—212 -4

Russell Knox 71s-67n-74—212 -4

Ian Poulter 75s-67n-71—213 -3

Justin Thomas 68n-73s-72—213 -3

Trevor Immelman 68n-74s-71—213 -3

Seung-Yul Noh 68n-73s-72—213 -3

Robert Garrigus 71n-71s-72—214 -2

Brendon Todd 69n-73s-72—214 -2

Sang-Moon Bae 67n-76s-71—214 -2

Martin Laird 69n-71s-74—214 -2

Hideki Matsuyama 72n-72s-70—214 -2

Justin Hicks 71s-68n-75—214 -2

Charley Hoffman 69s-70n-75—214 -2

J.B. Holmes 71s-68n-75—214 -2

Billy Horschel 70s-67n-77—214 -2

K.J. Choi 74s-70n-70—214 -2

Stewart Cink 64n-71s-79—214 -2

John Merrick 69n-74s-72—215 -1

Jim Herman 66n-75s-74—215 -1

Victor Dubuisson 72n-69s-74—215 -1

Stuart Appleby 74s-69n-72—215 -1

Jamie Lovemark 72s-67n-76—215 -1

Chris Williams 71n-72s-72—215 -1

Mark Calcavecchia 70n-74s-71—215 -1

Luke Guthrie 76s-68n-71—215 -1

Bill Haas 74s-70n-71—215 -1

Justin Leonard 74s-69n-73—216 E

Lee Westwood 73s-68n-75—216 E

David Lynn 68n-73s-75—216 E

D.A. Points 67n-74s-75—216 E

Bubba Watson 70n-73s-73—216 E

Tag Ridings 73s-70n-73—216 E

Blake Adams 75s-69n-72—216 E

Michael Putnam 69n-73s-75—217 +1

David Lingmerth 72s-70n-75—217 +1

Brendan Steele 76s-67n-74—217 +1

Jhonattan Vegas 68n-75s-74—217 +1

Y.E. Yang 76s-67n-74—217 +1

Matt Jones 75s-65n-77—217 +1

Chad Collins 78s-66n-73—217 +1

Hunter Mahan 72n-72s-73—217 +1

Ben Crane 77s-67n-73—217 +1

Cameron Tringale 71s-71n-76—218 +2

Nicholas Thompson 72s-70n-76—218 +2

Tyrone Van Aswegen 66n-76s-76—218 +2

Greg Owen 70n-74s-74—218 +2

Matt Bettencourt 71n-73s-74—218 +2

Nick Watney 70n-74s-74—218 +2

Bryce Molder 77s-65n-77—219 +3

Jonathan Byrd 70n-72s-77—219 +3

Harrison Frazar 68n-74s-77—219 +3

Charlie Wi 72n-70s-77—219 +3

D.H. Lee 73s-71n-75—219 +3

Made cut did not finish

Aaron Baddeley 71n-73s-76—220 +4

Camilo Villegas 72s-71n-78—221 +5

Brice Garnett 75n-68s-78—221 +5

Tim Herron 70n-74s-77—221 +5

Steven Bowditch 68n-76s-77—221 +5

Will Claxton 71n-73s-77—221 +5

Bobby Gates 69n-72s-81—222 +6

Tiger Woods 72s-71n-79—222 +6

Michael Block 74s-69n-86—229 +13

Phil Mickelson 69n-73s—WD

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Boston 50 32 15 3 67 147 110

Tampa Bay 52 31 16 5 67 155 128

Montreal 52 27 20 5 59 128 134

Toronto 53 27 21 5 59 151 163

Detroit 51 23 18 10 56 131 139

Ottawa 52 22 20 10 54 147 165

Florida 51 20 24 7 47 122 154

Buffalo 50 14 29 7 35 97 144

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Pittsburgh 51 36 13 2 74 168 125

N.Y. Rangers 53 27 23 3 57 132 135

Columbus 51 26 21 4 56 150 145

Philadelphia 53 25 22 6 56 142 158

Carolina 51 23 19 9 55 131 145

New Jersey 52 22 19 11 55 124 125

Washington 52 23 21 8 54 148 154

N.Y. Islanders 54 21 25 8 50 154 179

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Chicago 53 32 9 12 76 189 146

St. Louis 51 35 11 5 75 177 119

Colorado 51 32 14 5 69 149 134

Minnesota 53 28 20 5 61 127 130

Dallas 51 23 20 8 54 148 153

Nashville 53 23 22 8 54 131 158

Winnipeg 52 23 24 5 51 144 153

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Anaheim 53 38 10 5 81 179 130

San Jose 51 33 12 6 72 162 123

Los Angeles 52 29 17 6 64 132 110

Vancouver 52 26 17 9 61 130 130

Phoenix 51 24 18 9 57 147 155

Calgary 52 18 27 7 43 119 165

Edmonton 53 15 32 6 36 135 187

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.

Friday’s Games

Calgary 5, Nashville 4, SO

New Jersey 2, Washington 1

Detroit 4, Montreal 1

Colorado 3, Florida 2

Phoenix 4, Edmonton 3

Ottawa at Carolina, ppd., schedule conflict

Saturday’s Games

St. Louis 4, N.Y. Islanders 3, SO

Carolina 6, Ottawa 3

Boston 6, Philadelphia 1

Washington 5, Montreal 0

Tampa Bay 5, Colorado 2

Buffalo 5, Columbus 2

Toronto at Winnipeg, after presstime

Pittsburgh at Dallas, after presstime

Anaheim vs. Los Angeles, after presstime

Minnesota at San Jose, after presstime

Sunday’s Games

N.Y. Rangers vs. New Jersey at Bronx, NY, 12:30 p.m.

Florida at Detroit, 5 p.m.

Winnipeg at Chicago, 7 p.m.

Nashville at Edmonton, 8 p.m.

Phoenix at Vancouver, 8 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Boston at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.

Columbus at Carolina, 7 p.m.

Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Edmonton at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

Los Angeles at San Jose, 10 p.m.

TENNIS

Australian Open Results

Saturday

At Melbourne Park

Melbourne, Australia

Purse: $29.72 million (Grand Slam)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

Women

Championship

Li Na (4), China, def. Dominka Cibulkova (20), Slovakia, 7-6 (3), 6-0.

Doubles

Men

Championship

Lukasz Kubot, Poland, and Robert Lindstedt (14), Sweden, def. Eric Butorac, United States, and Raven Klaasen, South Africa, 6-3, 6-3.

Junior Singles

Boys

Semifinals

Alexander Zverev (1), Germany, def. Stefan Kozlov (2), United States, 6-3, 6-0.

Girls

Semifinals

Elizaveta Kulichkova (4), Russia, def. Jana Fett, Croatia, 6-2, 6-1.

Wheelchair Singles

Men

Championship

Shingo Kunieda (1), Japan, def. Gustavo Fernandez, Argentina, 6-0, 6-1.

Women

Championship

Sabine Ellerbrock (1), Germany, def. Yui Kamiji (2), Japan, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2.

Quad

Championship

David Wagner (1), United States, def. Lucas Sithole (2), South Africa, 3-6, 7-5, 6-3.

LOCAL NOTES

BASEBALL

2014 TRYOUT TUNE-UP

The third annual Tryout Tune-Up for baseball players ages 5-15 will be held Jan. 26 from 2-5 p.m. The Tune-Up will focus on all basic baseball fundamentals. Each player will get work in hitting, throwing, infield play, outfield play, base running and pitching. The Tune-Up will be directed by former Lake Forest baseball coach Robbie Winters. Local coaches and players will run stations. Each three hour Sunday session will cost $25. For more information, contact coach Winters at 473-9645 to secure a spot in the camp.

WALKER VALLEY BASEBALL CAMP

The Walker Valley Winter Baseball Hitting and Pitching Camps will be held Jan. 26, plus Feb. 2 and 9. Each player will be videod and receive a T-shirt. The cost is $100 per camp or $150 for both. For more information or registration, contact coaches Joe Shamblin at 364-6951 or Mike Turner at 545-2640.

SMOKE TRYOUTS

The 2013 USSSA state champion 8-under Smoke baseball team will be holding tryouts in the near future for athletes with a birthday after April 31, 2005 wanting to play at the next level. For more information, call David Spradling at (423)829-5166 by Feb.7 to sign up for this tryout.

SOFTBALL

ASA UMPIRE MEETINGS

The Bradley/Cleveland Softball Umpire Association is recruiting umpires and scorekeepers for the upcoming 2014 season. The association will be holding preseason meetings at the Cleveland Community Center on South Church Street on the following schedule: Feb 13 (6 p.m.), Feb 23 (2 p.m.), March 6 (6 p.m.), March 16 (2 p.m.) and March 30 (2 p.m.). For more information contact Randy Moore at 504-3839 or Rita Hannah at 559-3322.

TRANSACTIONS

Saturday’s Sports Transactions

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CHICAGO BEARS — Announced assistant defensive line coach Michael Sinclair will not return for the 2014 season. Named Clint Hurtt assistant defensive line coach.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Recalled D Cody Goloubef from Springfield (AHL).

DALLAS STARS — Assigned F Dustin Jeffrey to Texas (AHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Assigned LW Joe Whitney to Albany (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Recalled C Casey Wellman from Hershey (AHL). Reassigned D Nate Schmidt to Hershey.

COLLEGE

MICHIGAN — Granted tranfer releases to junior RB Thomas Rawls, junior S Josh Furman and junior DT Richard Ash.

PURDUE — Announced the resignation of assistant football coach Jon Heacock to become defensive coordinator at Toledo.

Friday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Agreed to terms with manager Robin Ventura on a multiyear contract extension.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with C Luke Carlin on a minor league contract.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Traded LHP David Huff to the San Francisco Giants for cash considerations.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Named Kevin Mather president and & chief operating officer, and Bob Aylward chairman of the board of NW Sports Net LLC. Agreed to terms with LHP Joe Beimel and RHP Mark Rogers on minor league contracts.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Agreed to terms with RHP Freddy Garcia on a minor league contract.

CHICAGO CUBS — Agreed to terms with LHP Travis Wood on a one-year contract and with RHP Carlos Pimentel, LHP Tommy Hottovy, LHP Jonathan Sanchez, LHP Tsuyoshi Wada, INF Ryan Roberts, INF Chris Valaika, INF Jeudy Valdez, OF Chris Coghlan, OF Aaron Cunningham, OF Ryan Kalish, OF Mitch Maier, OF Darnell McDonald, OF Casper Wells, C John Baker and C Eli Whiteside on minor league contracts.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Signed INF Chone Figgins to a minor league contract.

MIAMI MARLINS — Signed 3B Ty Wigginton to a minor-league contract.

NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka on a minor league contract.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Agreed to terms with RHP Gabriel Alfaro, INF Jamey Carroll, RHP Manny Delcarmen, INF Mike Fontenot, RHP Clay Hensley, RHP Daniel Stange, INF Brock Peterson, and C Chris Snyder on minor league contracts.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Signed C Dewayne Dedmon to a second 10-day contract.

SAN ANTONIO SPURS — Signed G Othyus Jeffers to a 10-day contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL — Fined Seattle CB Richard Sherman was fined $7,875 for unsportsmanlike conduct/taunting in the final minute of the NFC championship game against San Francisco.

BUFFALO BILLS — Named Jim Schwartz defensive coosdinator and Todd Downing quarterbacks coach.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Announced the retirement of OT David Diehl.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Named Pete Metzelaars tight ends coach.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Named Mike Phair assistant defensive line coach and Carlos Polk assistant special teams coach.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES — Assigned D defenseman Mark Pysyk to Rochester (AHL). Recalled D Chad Ruhwedel from Rochester.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Sent D Dalton Prout to Springfield (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS — Signed C Joe Thornton and LW Patrick Marleau to three-year contract extensions.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned F Richard Panik to Syracuse (AHL).

COLLEGE

GEORGETOWN — Announced C Joshua Smith is academically ineligible and will miss the remainder of the season.

NOTRE DAME — Named Matt LaFleur quarterbacks coach.

NORTH TEXAS — Kevin Patrick defensive line coach.

OAKLAND, MICHIGAN — Announced the resignation of Tracy Huth athletic director at the end of the month.

STANFORD — Promoted Lance Anderson to defensive coordinator.

VIRGINIA TECH — Named Whit Babcock athletic director.