Associated Press Boys Division I All-Ohio team

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• Basketball

Boys State Pairings

Ohio Boys State Pairings

At Games at Ohio State's Schottestein Center

Division I

Semifinals

Friday

Toledo Whitmer (23-2) vs. Lakewood St. Edward (18-7), 5:15 p.m.

Pickerington Central (24-2) vs. Fairfield (21-5), 8:30 p.m.

Championship

Saturday, 8:30 p.m.

Division II

Semifinals

Friday

Mentor Lake Catholic (23-2) vs. Dayton Dunbar (26-0), 10:45 a.m.

St. Clairsville (23-2) vs. Elida (23-3), 2 p.m.

Championship

Saturday, 4:30 p.m.

Division III

Semifinals

Thursday

Bedford St. Peter Chanel (23-3) vs. Cincinnati Summit Country Day (24-1), 5:15 p.m.

Ottawa-Glandorf (19-6) vs. Portsmouth (23-2), 8:30 p.m.

Championship

Saturday, 1:30 p.m.

Division IV

Semifinals

Thursday

Jackson Center (26-0) vs. Columbus Africentric Early College (22-3), 10:45 a.m.

Berlin Hiland (25-1) vs. Arlington (23-2), 2 p.m.

Championship

Saturday, 10:30 a.m.

Division I All-Ohio

COLUMBUS -- The 2011-12 Associated Press Division I All-Ohio boys basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel:

DIVISION I

First Team: Jalen Robinson, Cols. Northland, 6-8, sr., 19.1; Josh Lemons, Cin. La Salle, 5-11, sr., 18.0; Marc Loving, Tol. St. John's, 6-8, jr., 22.9; Justin Fritts, Mentor, 6-2, sr., 28.1; David Walker, Stow, 6-7, sr., 25.6.

Players of the year: Jalen Robinson, Cols. Northland; Marc Loving, Tol. St. John's; Justin Fritts, Mentor.

Coaches of the year: Steve Gray, Norwalk; Greg Nossaman, Powell Olentangy Liberty.

Second Team: Caris LeVert, Pickerington Central, 6-4, sr., 18.4; Nigel Hayes, Tol. Whitmer, 6-7, jr., 13.8; Myles Hamilton, Lakewood St. Edward, 6-1, sr., 16.1; Devaugntah Williams, Canton McKinley, 6-3, sr., 21.9; Terry Rozier, Shaker Hts., 6-2, sr., 25.6.; Tony Farmer, Garfield Hts., 6-7, jr., 20.4; Devon Scott, Cols. Northland, 6-8, sr., 17.2.

Third Team: Mike Wells, Delaware Hayes, 5-7, jr., 25.2; Geovonie McKnight, Middletown, 6-3, sr., 19.5; C.J. Gettys, Findlay, 6-11, sr., 20.6; Mark Donnal, Whitehouse Anthony Wayne, 6-9, jr., 19.6; Evan Bailey, Massillon Jackson, 6-5, soph., 20.3; Jerome Lane, Akron Firestone, 6-4, jr., 18.0; Tyree Gaiter, Cleve. Hts., 5-6, sr., 19.1; Pharoah Brown, Lyndhurst Brush, 6-7, sr., 18.3.

Special Mention

Nick Archer, Powell Olentangy Liberty; Jacob Phillis, Zanesville; Kade Haddox, Zanesville; Avery Williams, Dresden Tri-Valley; Maverick Morgan, Springboro; Josh Davenport, Cin. Moeller; Max Mischkulnig, Hamilton Ross; Luke Miller, Logan; Keon Johnson, Mansfield Senior; Jordan Marrow, Cleve. JFK; Eric Truog, Chagrin Falls Kenston; Mike Davis, Garfield Hts.; Jordan Humphrey, Massillon Perry; Taylor Moore, North Canton Hoover; Kyle Scelza, Stow; Jarrett Ruffin, Macedonia Nordonia; Antonio Hearn, Akron Kenmore; Jesse Hardin, Warren Harding.

Honorable Mention

Andy Bosley, Lewis Center Olentangy Orange; Jake Butt, Pickerington North; Jordan Cowgill, Thomas Worthington; Jordan Potts, Cols. Northland; Isiah Rogers, Westerville South;

Vincent Edwards, Middletown; Isaiah Johnson, Cin. Walnut Hills; Monty Boykins, West Chester Township Lakota West; Ben Esposito, Lebanon; Jalen Camper, Beavercreek; James Turner, Fairfield;

Tyler White, Lima Senior; Mookie Mustafaa, Tol. Bowsher; Clemmye Owens, Tol. Rogers; Keith Towbridge, Tol. Central Cath.; Jeff Thomas, Norwalk;

Marcus Bagley, Cleve. Hts.; Anthony Howard, Cleve. JFK; Derek Sloan, Cleve. St. Ignatius; Curtis Oakley, Lyndhurst Brush; Kody Bender, Elyria; Danny Wallack, Mentor; Pierce Cumpstone, Chagrin Falls Kenston; Mark Murray, Lakewood St. Edward; Kash Blackwell, Shaker Hts.;

Larry Hunter, Canton Timken; Miles Griffin, Massillon Jackson; Bobby Conley, Massillon Washington; Josh Kipfer, Wadsworth; Ryan Badowski, Brunswick; Billy Geschke, Medina; Evan Keeslar, Uniontown Green; Will Mahone, Austintown Fitch; Mike Hornbuckle, Youngs. East; Kevin Gladney, Akron Firestone.

Division II All-Ohio

COLUMBUS -- The 2011-12 Associated Press Division II All-Ohio boys basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel:

DIVISION II

First Team: Eric Roby, Plain City Jonathan Alder, 6-5, sr., 17.9; Dan Monteroso, St. Clairsville, 6-2, jr., 26.4; Adolphus Washington, Cin. Taft, 6-5, sr., 23.1; Reggie McAdams, Elida, 6-5, sr., 20.2; Jake Kretzer, Waverly, 6-7, sr., 26.8; Joey Vuyancih, Mentor Lake Cath., 6-2, sr., 18.5; Jake Jacubec, Struthers, 6-0, sr., 26.2; Gary Akbar, Day. Dunbar, 6-5, sr., 17.4.

Players of the year: Dan Monteroso, St. Clairsville; Adolphus Washington, Cin. Taft; Reggie McAdams, Elida; Joey Vuyancih, Mentor Lake Cath.; Gary Akbar, Day. Dunbar.

Coaches of the year: Brian Bates, Franklin; Mark Chicone, Mentor Lake Cath.; Larry Kukura, Alliance; Kirk Lehman, Defiance.

Second Team: Eric Siefert, Cols. Hartley, 6-2, sr., 11.8; Mason Mamarella, Dover, 5-10, jr., 20.4; Jordan Lauf, Napoleon, 6-5, jr., 21.9; Malike London, Chillicothe, 6-8, sr., 13.6; Davonte Brunson, Akron East, 5-10, sr., 22.8; Jordan Barham, Hunting Val. Univ. School, 6-3, sr., 25.0.

Third Team: Zack Atkins, New Concord John Glenn, 6-3, sr., 16.9; Anthony Kidston, Defiance, 6-2, sr., 16.4; Jacob Horsley, Thornville Sheridan, 6-4, sr., 18.7; Colt Chapman, Jackson, 6-5, sr., 21.5; Lucas Strouble, Alliance Marlington, 6-4, jr., 22.1; David Blanks, Akron SVSM, 6-2, sr., 19.2; Devon Carter, Cleve. John Hay, 6-2, sr., 20.0; Desmond Ridenour, Cleve. Benedictine, 6-2, sr., 18.0.

Special Mention

John Draper, Cols. Eastmoor Acad.; Khalid King, Cols. Brookhaven; Boo Osborne, Cols. Centennial; Joe Bowers, Wintersville Indian Creek; Marky Thompkins, East Liverpool; Fletcher Watt, Cadiz Harrison Central; Luke Kennard, Franklin; Zack Denny, Germantown Valley View; John Staley, Day. Chaminade-Julienne; Evan Salyers, Proctorville Fairland; Evan French, Vincent Warren; Dillon Young, Circleville Logan Elm; Ryan Chesser, McArthur Vinton County; Wade Wooley, Wauseon; Vitto Brown, Bowling Green; Rasheed Brooks, Lexington; Mike Roberts, Cleve. Benedictine; Robert Jackson, Painesville Harvey; Vernon Martin, Alliance; Mycle Shadie, Akron East; Eddy Grenert, Wooster Triway; Ben Gency, Streetsboro; Bob Peters, CVCA; Colin Reardon, Poland Seminary.

Honorable Mention

Randal Clarkson, Cols. Brookhaven; Khaleed Franklin, Cols. Beechcroft; J Murrell, Cols. Mifflin; Alex Randall, Plain City Jonathan Alder; Jordan Tomlinson, Delaware Buckeye Valley;

Stephen Ericksen, Carrollton; Riley Carlton, St. Clairsville; Taylor Wise, Uhrichsville Claymont; Malik Richmond, Steubenville; RyLee Rogers, Cambridge; Ronnie Miller, New Philadelphia;

Zach Stillings, Urbana; Orlando Berry, Cin. Taft; Travis Lakins, Franklin; Drew Hall, Cin. McNicholas; Andre Yates, Day. Dunbar;

Joshua Skinner, The Plains Athens; Josh Windland, Vincent Warren; Tim Grosel, Marietta; Nathan Moats, Circleville; Zach Johnson, Chillicothe; Andrew Warner, Chillicothe Unioto; Tyrand Cumberland, Hillsboro; Jacob Martin, New Lexington; Jordan Kidd, McArthur Vinton County; Derek Clark, Lancaster Fairfield Union;

Josh Scott, Defiance; Jacob Myers, Van Wert; Brad Davis, Lima Bath; Dontonio Kynard, Tol. Scott; Connor Nelson, Shelby; Nic Williams, Sandusky Perkins;

Hunter Skolnicki, Sheffield Brookside; Kyle Smith, Oberlin Firelands; Mark Baniewicz, Mentor Lake Cath.; Hayden Diedrich, Chesterland West Geauga; J.R. Randolph, Chardon NDCL; Tyler Ptacek, Parma Padua Franciscan;

Tyler Sherman, Norton; Jalen Mays, Alliance; Zach McDivitt, Cortland Lakeview; Jermaine Justice Jr., Ravenna; Doug Caputo, Youngs. Mooney; Dylan Schmidt, Struthers; DeAllen Jackson, Akron Hoban; Lorenzo Cugini, Akron SVSM; Aaron Vanbuskirk, Norton; Noah Kainrad, Ravenna Southeast.

NCAA Tournament

NCAA Tournament Glance

EAST REGIONAL

Third Round

Saturday, March 17

At The CONSOL Energy Center

Pittsburgh

Syracuse 75, Kansas State 59

Ohio State 73, Gonzaga 66

At The Pit

Albuquerque, N.M.

Wisconsin 60, Vanderbilt 57

Sunday, March 18

At Bridgestone Arena

Nashville, Tenn.

Cincinnati 62, Florida State 56

Regional Semifinals

At TD Garden

Boston

Thursday, March 22

Syracuse (33-2) vs. Wisconsin (26-9), 7:15 p.m.

Ohio State (29-7) vs. Cincinnati (25-10), 9:45 p.m.

Regional Championship

Saturday, March 24

Semifinal winners

SOUTH REGIONAL

Third Round

Saturday, March 17

At The KFC Yum! Center

Louisville, Ky.

Kentucky 87, Iowa State 71

At The Pit

Albuquerque, N.M.

Baylor 80, Colorado 63

At The Rose Garden

Portland, Ore.

Indiana 63 VCU 61

Sunday, March 18

At Greensboro Coliseum

Greensboro, N.C.

Xavier 70, Lehigh 58

Regional Semifinals

At The Georgia Dome

Atlanta

Friday, March 23

Baylor (29-7) vs. Xavier (23-12), 7:15 p.m.

Kentucky (34-2) vs. Indiana (27-8), 9:45 p.m.

Regional Championship

Sunday, March 25

Semifinal winners

MIDWEST REGIONAL

Third Round

Sunday, March 18

At Greensboro Coliseum

Greensboro, N.C.

North Carolina 87, Creighton 73

At Nationwide Arena

Columbus, Ohio

N.C. State 66, Georgetown 63

At Bridgestone Arena

Nashville, Tenn.

Ohio 62, South Florida 56

At CenturyLink Center

Omaha, Neb.

Kansas 63, Purdue 60

Regional Semifinals

At Edward Jones Dome

St. Louis

Friday, March 23

North Carolina (31-5) vs. Ohio (29-7), 7:47 p.m.

N.C. State (24-12) vs. Kansas (29-6), 10:17 p.m.

Regional Championship

Sunday, March 25

Semifinal winners

WEST REGIONAL

Third Round

Saturday, March 17

At The KFC Yum! Center

Louisville, Ky.

Marquette 62, Murray State 53

At The Rose Garden

Portland, Ore.

Louisville 59, New Mexico 56

Sunday, March 18

At Nationwide Arena

Columbus, Ohio

Michigan State 65, Saint Louis 61

At CenturyLink Center

Omaha, Neb.

Florida 84, Norfolk State 50

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, March 22

At US Airways Center

Phoenix

Michigan State (29-7) vs. Louisville (28-9), 7:47 p.m.

Marquette (27-7) vs. Florida (25-10), 10:17 p.m.

Regional Championship

Saturday, March 24

Semifinal winners

FINAL FOUR

At The Superdome

New Orleans

National Semifinals

Saturday, March 31

East champion vs. Midwest champion

South champion vs. West champion

National Championship

Monday, April 2

Semifinal winners

NIT

National Invitation Tournament Glance

Second Round

Quarterfinals

Tuesday, March 20

UMass (23-10) at Drexel (29-6), 7 p.m.

Oregon (24-9) at Washington (23-10), 9 p.m.

Wednesday, March 21

Middle Tennessee (27-6) vs. Minnesota (21-14), 7:30 p.m.

Nevada (28-6) vs. Stanford (23-11), 9 p.m.

Semifinals

At Madison Square Garden

Tuesday, March 27

New York

Semifinal, 7 p.m.

Semifinal, 9:30 p.m.

Championship

Thursday, March 29

TBD, 7 p.m.

CIT

CollegeInsider.com Tournament Glance

Second Round

Saturday, March 17

Robert Morris 69, Toledo 51

Oakland 84, Buffalo 76

Mercer 64, Georgia State 59

Rice 74, Drake 68

Utah State 76, Idaho 56

Sunday, March 18

Old Dominion 65, South Carolina-Upstate 56

Fairfield 69, Manhattan 57

Loyola Marymount 72, Weber State 68

Quarterfinals

Tuesday, March 20

Rice (19-15) at Oakland (19-15), 7 p.m.

Wednesday, March 21

Robert Morris (26-10) at Fairfield (21-14) 7 p.m.

Mercer (24-11) at Old Dominion (22-13) 7 p.m.

Utah State (19-15) vs. Loyola Marymount (21-12), TBA

Note: Future-round matchups are determined by previous round results.

NCAA Women

NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament

DES MOINES REGIONAL

Second Round

Monday, March 19

At Allstate Arena

Rosemont, Ill.

Tennessee 63, DePaul 48

Tuesday, March 20

At Stroh Center

Bowling Green, Ohio

Baylor (35-0) vs. Florida (20-12), 7:05 p.m.

At Carmichael Arena

Chapel Hill, N.C.

Georgetown (23-8) vs. Georgia Tech (25-8), 7:15 p.m.

At Jack Stephens Center

Little Rock, Ark.

Kansas (20-12) vs. Delaware (31-1), 9:40 p.m.

Regional Semifinals

At Wells Fargo Arena

Des Moines, Iowa

Saturday, March 24

Baylor-Florida winner vs. Georgetown-Georgia Tech winner, TBA

Kansas-Delaware winner vs. Tennessee (26-8), TBA

Regional Championship

Monday, March 26

Semifinal winners, TBA

FRESNO REGIONAL

Second Round

Monday, March 19

At Ted Constant Convocation Center

Norfolk, Va.

Stanford 72, West Virginia 55

At Mackey Arena

West Lafayette, Ind.

South Carolina 72, Purdue 61

Tuesday, March 20

At Lloyd Noble Center

Norman, Okla.

St. John's (23-9) vs. Oklahoma (21-12), 9:45 p.m.

At Memorial Gymnasium

Nashville, Tenn.

Vanderbilt (23-9) vs. Duke (25-5), 9:35 p.m.

Regional Semifinals

At Save Mart Center

Fresno, Calif.

Saturday, March 24

Stanford (33-1) vs. South Carolina (25-9), TBA

St. John's-Oklahoma winner vs. Vanderbilt-Duke winner, TBA

Regional Championship

Monday, March 26

Semifinal winners, TBA

RALEIGH REGIONAL

Second Round

Monday, March 19

At Reed Arena

College Station, Texas

Texas A&M 61, Arkansas 59

At Comcast Center

College Park, Md.-Maryland 72, Louisville 68

Tuesday, March 20

At Joyce Center

Notre Dame, Ind.

California (25-9) vs. Notre Dame (31-3), 7:30 p.m.

At Donald L. Tucker Center

Tallahassee, Fla.

Marist (26-7) vs. St. Bonaventure (30-3), 7:10 p.m.

Regional Semifinals

At PNC Arena

Raleigh, N.C.

Sunday, March 25

Texas A&M (24-10) vs. Maryland (30-4), TBA

California-Notre Dame winner vs. Marist-St. Bonaventure winner, TBA

Tuesday, March 27

Regional Championship

Semifinal winners, TBA

KINGSTON REGIONAL

Second Round

Monday, March 19

At Webster Bank Arena

Bridgeport, Conn.

UConn 72, Kansas State 26

At McCarthey Athletic Center

Spokane, Wash.

Gonzaga 65, Miami 54

At Hilton Coliseum

Ames, Iowa

Kentucky 65, Green Bay 62

Tuesday, March 20

At Maravich Center

Baton Rouge, La.

Penn State (25-6) vs. LSU (23-10), 9:40 p.m.

Regional Semifinals

At The Ryan Center

Kingston, R.I.

Sunday, March 25

UConn (31-4) vs. Penn State-LSU winner, TBA

Gonzaga (28-5) vs. Kentucky (27-6), TBA

Regional Championship

Tuesday, March 27

Semifinal winners, TBA

FINAL FOUR

At Pepsi Center

Denver

National Semifinals

Sunday, April 1

Des Moines champion vs. Fresno champion, TBA

Raleigh champion vs. Kingston champion, TBA

National Championship

Tuesday, April 3

Semifinal winners, TBA

NBA Standings

National Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Philadelphia 26 20 .565 --

Boston 24 21 .533 11/2

New York 21 24 .467 41/2

Toronto 15 30 .333 101/2

New Jersey 15 32 .319 111/2

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Miami 33 11 .750 --

Orlando 29 18 .617 51/2

Atlanta 26 20 .565 8

Washington 10 34 .227 23

Charlotte 7 37 .159 26

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Chicago 38 10 .792 --

Indiana 25 18 .581 101/2

Milwaukee 20 24 .455 16

Cleveland 17 26 .395 181/2

Detroit 16 29 .356 201/2

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 29 14 .674 --

Memphis 25 18 .581 4

Dallas 27 20 .574 4

Houston 24 22 .522 61/2

New Orleans 11 34 .244 19

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Oklahoma City 34 11 .756 --

Denver 25 21 .543 91/2

Utah 23 22 .511 11

Minnesota 23 24 .489 12

Portland 21 24 .467 13

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Lakers 28 17 .622 --

L.A. Clippers 26 18 .591 11/2

Phoenix 23 22 .511 5

Golden State 18 25 .419 9

Sacramento 16 29 .356 12

Monday's Games

Philadelphia 105, Charlotte 80

Boston 79, Atlanta 76

Cleveland 105, New Jersey 100

Chicago 85, Orlando 59

Minnesota 97, Golden State 93

Dallas 112, Denver 95

Tuesday's Games

L.A. Clippers at Indiana, 7 p.m.

Phoenix at Miami, 7:30 p.m.

Toronto at New York, 7:30 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Houston, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Utah, 9 p.m.

Memphis at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

Milwaukee at Portland, 10 p.m.

Wednesday's Games

Chicago at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Phoenix at Orlando, 7 p.m.

New York at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Cleveland at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Washington at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

Golden State at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m.

Detroit at Denver, 9 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Dallas, 9:30 p.m.

• Baseball

Spring Training

Spring Training Glance

AMERICAN LEAGUE

W L Pct

Detroit 12 2 .857

Oakland 14 4 .778

Toronto 13 4 .765

Boston 9 5 .643

Seattle 11 7 .611

Minnesota 11 8 .579

Kansas City 9 7 .563

Los Angeles 9 7 .563

New York 8 9 .471

Baltimore 6 7 .462

Cleveland 5 10 .333

Chicago 5 11 .313

Tampa Bay 4 10 .286

Texas 4 12 .250

NATIONAL LEAGUE

W L Pct

San Francisco 11 5 .688

Los Angeles 8 5 .615

St. Louis 8 6 .571

Colorado 9 7 .563

Houston 9 7 .563

San Diego 9 8 .529

Miami 7 7 .500

Philadelphia 8 9 .471

Cincinnati 8 10 .444

Milwaukee 7 9 .438

Chicago 8 11 .421

Pittsburgh 6 9 .400

Arizona 7 11 .389

Washington 5 8 .385

Atlanta 5 12 .294

New York 3 11 .214

NOTE: Split-squad games count in the standings; games against non-major league teams do not.

Monday's Games

Houston 7, Miami 4

St. Louis 4, Atlanta 3

Philadelphia 4, Detroit 3

Minnesota 8, Boston 4

Cleveland 4, L.A. Dodgers 3

Chicago Cubs 12, Seattle 7

Milwaukee 5, Texas 3

Oakland 6, Arizona 5

Cincinnati 1, Chicago White Sox 0

Colorado 4, L.A. Angels 3

Tuesday's Games

Philadelphia vs. Baltimore at Sarasota, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Atlanta vs. Detroit at Lakeland, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay vs. Miami at Jupiter, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

St. Louis vs. Houston at Kissimmee, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Texas vs. Chicago Cubs (ss) at Mesa, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

L.A. Angels vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Chicago Cubs (ss) vs. Oakland at Phoenix, 4:05 p.m.

Milwaukee vs. L.A. Dodgers at Glendale, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Seattle vs. Cincinnati at Goodyear, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

San Francisco vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 4:10 p.m.

Washington vs. N.Y. Mets at Port St. Lucie, Fla., 6:10 p.m.

Toronto vs. Boston at Fort Myers, Fla., 7:05 p.m.

Pittsburgh vs. N.Y. Yankees at Tampa, Fla., 7:05 p.m.

Colorado vs. San Diego at Peoria, Ariz., 10:05 p.m.

Wednesday's Games

Toronto vs. Baltimore at Sarasota, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

N.Y. Mets vs. St. Louis at Jupiter, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Atlanta vs. Washington at Viera, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees vs. Tampa Bay at Port Charlotte, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Boston vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Minnesota vs. Detroit at Lakeland, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Chicago White Sox vs. Seattle at Peoria, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

San Francisco vs. Cleveland at Goodyear, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Oakland vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

San Diego vs. L.A. Dodgers at Glendale, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Milwaukee vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 4:10 p.m.

Thursday's Games

Washington vs. St. Louis at Jupiter, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Baltimore vs. Minnesota at Fort Myers, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Miami vs. Atlanta at Kissimmee, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Philadelphia vs. Toronto at Dunedin, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Houston vs. N.Y. Mets at Port St. Lucie, Fla., 1:10 p.m.

Chicago Cubs vs. Texas (ss) at Surprise, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Colorado (ss) vs. San Diego (ss) at Tucson, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Cleveland vs. San Diego (ss) at Peoria, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Oakland vs. L.A. Angels at Tempe, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Kansas City vs. Chicago White Sox at Glendale, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees vs. Boston at Fort Myers, Fla., 7:05 p.m.

Texas (ss) vs. Cincinnati at Goodyear, Ariz., 10:05 p.m.

San Francisco vs. Colorado (ss) at Scottsdale, Ariz., 10:10 p.m.

• Hockey

NHL Standings

National Hockey League

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

x-N.Y. Rangers 72 45 20 7 97 199 160

Pittsburgh 71 44 21 6 94 231 180

Philadelphia 72 42 22 8 92 231 204

New Jersey 73 41 27 5 87 200 191

N.Y. Islanders 72 29 32 11 69 169 216

Northeast Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Boston 72 42 27 3 87 236 178

Ottawa 73 37 26 10 84 221 213

Buffalo 73 34 29 10 78 187 207

Toronto 73 32 33 8 72 208 227

Montreal 73 28 32 13 69 191 203

Southeast Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Florida 71 35 23 13 83 180 197

Washington 73 37 30 6 80 198 208

Winnipeg 72 34 30 8 76 192 203

Carolina 73 29 29 15 73 194 217

Tampa Bay 72 32 33 7 71 202 247

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

x-St. Louis 73 46 19 8 100 189 142

Nashville 72 42 22 8 92 206 186

Detroit 73 44 25 4 92 224 179

Chicago 73 40 25 8 88 222 212

Columbus 72 23 42 7 53 166 231

Northwest Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Vancouver 72 43 21 8 94 223 182

Colorado 74 39 30 5 83 194 195

Calgary 73 34 26 13 81 182 199

Minnesota 72 30 32 10 70 155 199

Edmonton 72 28 36 8 64 190 213

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Dallas 72 39 28 5 83 189 192

Phoenix 73 36 26 11 83 191 188

Los Angeles 72 35 25 12 82 167 158

San Jose 72 36 26 10 82 197 186

Anaheim 74 31 32 11 73 185 206

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

x-clinched playoff spot

Monday's Games

Boston 8, Toronto 0

N.Y. Rangers 4, New Jersey 2

Buffalo 7, Tampa Bay 3

Washington 5, Detroit 3

Minnesota 2, Vancouver 0

Anaheim 5, San Jose 3

Tuesday's Games

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

Florida at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Winnipeg at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

Chicago at Columbus, 7 p.m.

New Jersey at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

Edmonton at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Phoenix at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Calgary at Colorado, 9 p.m.

San Jose at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday's Games

Montreal at Buffalo, 7 p.m.

Florida at Carolina, 7 p.m.

Detroit at N.Y. Rangers, 7:30 p.m.

Vancouver at Chicago, 8 p.m.

St. Louis at Anaheim, 10 p.m.

• Sports Extra

Transactions

Monday's Sports Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX - Reassigned RHP Will Inman to their minor league camp.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX - Optioned RHP Anthony Carter, RHP Simon Castro, RHP Deunte Heath, LHP Pedro Hernandez, LHP Charlie Leesman, RHP Jhan Marinez, INF Ozzie Martinez and LHP Donnie Veal to Charlotte (IL). Optioned RHP Nestor Molina and LHP Jose Quintana to Birmingham (SL). Reassigned C Michael Blanke, INF Tyler Kuhn, OF Jared Mitchell and OF Trayce Thompson to their minor league camp.

CLEVELAND INDIANS - Acquired INF Davis Stoneburner from Texas to complete an earlier trade and assigned him to their minor league camp.

DETROIT TIGERS - Optioned RHP Jose Ortega and LHP Matt Hoffman to Toledo (IL).

MINNESOTA TWINS - Optioned RHP Carlos Gutierrez, OF Rene Tosoni and INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka to Rochester (IL). Assigned RHP Jason Bulger, RHP Luis Perdomo, RHP Daryl Thompson, RHP Esmerling Vasquez, RHP P.J. Walters, C Chris Herrmann, C Dan Rohlfing, INF Aaron Bates and OF Wilkin Ramirez to their minor league camp.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS - Optioned RHP Jarrod Parker and C Derek Norris to Sacramento (PCL). Reassigned C Ryan Ortiz, OF Jeff Fiorentino and Brandon Moss to their minor league camp.

SEATTLE MARINERS - Released LHP Hong-Chih Kuo.

TEXAS RANGERS - Optioned RHP Cody Eppley, RHP Justin Miller, RHP Neil Ramirez and LHP Martin Perez to Round Rock (PCL) and RHP Jake Brigham and LHP Miguel De Los Santos to Frisco (Texas), and RHP Roman Mendez to Myrtle Beach (Carolina).

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES - Optioned LHP Christian Friedrich and INF D.J. LeMahieu to their minor league camp. Assigned RHP Rob Scahill and RHP Josh Sullivan to their minor league camp. Announced OF Jamie Hoffman refused his outright assignment and elected free agency.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES - Released RHP Joel Pineiro.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA - Fined Houston F Patrick Patterson $25,000 for public criticism of NBA officiating on his Twitter account.

HOUSTON ROCKETS - Waived G Derek Fisher.

SACRAMENTO KINGS - Waived F J.J. Hickson.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS - Released G Rex Hadnot and WR Chansi Stuckey.

BUFFALO BILLS - Re-signed WR Derek Hagan.

CAROLINA PANTHERS - Signed RB Mike Tolbert to a four-year contract.

CINCINNATI BENGALS - Signed CB Jason Allen. Agreed to terms with S Reggie Nelson on a four-year contract. Re-signed S Reggie Nelson and CB Jason Allen.

CLEVELAND BROWNS - Announced K Phil Dawson signed his one-year tender as the team's franchise player.

DALLAS COWBOYS - Released G Kyle Kosier.

DENVER BRONCOS - Signed LB Joe Mays to a three-year contract.

DETROIT LIONS - Re-signed P Ben Graham to a one-year contract.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS - Signed OL Mike McGlynn.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS - Signed QB Brady Quinn and OT Eric Winston.

MIAMI DOLPHINS - Signed QB David Garrard to a one-year contract.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS - Signed DE Trevor Scott and CB Marquice Cole.

NEW YORK GIANTS - Signed P Steve Weatherford to a five-year contract.

NEW YORK JETS - Signed S LaRon Landry to a one-year contract.

OAKLAND RAIDERS - Signed CB Shawntae Spencer to a one-year contract.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES - Signed G-C Mike Gibson to a two-year contract and C-G Steve Vallos to a one-year contract.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS - Agreed to terms with TE Dante Rosario on a one-year contract.

ST. LOUIS RAMS - Signed C Scott Wells to a four-year contract.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS - Announced DL Michael Bennett signed his tender offer.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BOSTON BRUINS - Agreed to terms with F Shawn Thornton on a two-year contract.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS - Agreed to terms with F Terry Broadhurst on a two-year contract.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS - Added G Allen York and D David Savard to the roster on emergency recall from Springfield (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS - Reassigned RW Andrej Nestrasil to Grand Rapids from Toledo (ECHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS - Signed G Scott Wedgewood.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING - Signed G Sebastien Caron to a one-year contract and F Alex Killorn to a two-year contract. Recalled F Pierre-Cedric Labrie from Norfolf (AHL). Released F Bryan Brutlag.

American Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS - Signed F Travis Novak, F Ryan Flanigan and F Jesse Todd. Released F Joey Haddad and F Eric Lampe.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

NEW YORK RED BULLS - Signed MF Ryan Maduro.

SPORTING KANSAS CITY - Signed D Shawn Singh.

COLLEGE

SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE - Promoted Greg Sankey to executive associate commissioner and COO.

COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON - Announced the retirement of men's basketball coach Bobby Cremins.

HOLY CROSS - Named Andy Rondeau defensive coordinator.

HOWARD PAYNE - Named Estevan Arbaiza men's soccer coach.

NEW MEXICO - Announced freshman basketball G Dominique Dunning has been granted a release to transfer.

ST. JOHN'S - Announced freshman F Moe Harkless will enter the NBA Draft.

TEXAS - Announced the resignation of women's basketball coach Gail Goestenkors.

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