National Sports

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Anaheim Ducks dodged a second straight loss on Thursday night. On Friday, they'll try to avoid their first loss in Ottawa in nearly 12 years as they visit the Senators and Canadian Tire Centre. The Ducks have not lost consecutive games since losing to...
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - So, what did you do this week? I guarantee it wasn't as much as what San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller did, as he completely transformed the identity, look, and overall perception of his team. San Diego drastically upgraded its...
(SportsNetwork.com) - Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt was embarrassed with the previous loss and hopes his team gets the message Friday night versus the Brooklyn Nets at Quicken Loans Arena. The much-improved Atlanta Hawks left the Forest City with a 127-98 beatdown...
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Blake Comeau scored at 2:24 of overtime to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 1-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night. Penguins captain Sidney Crosby was back in the lineup after missing three games with the mumps. "It took...
East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - Tyus Jones scored 21 points and No. 2 Duke stayed unbeaten with a 66-56 win over Connecticut on Thursday. Jones made 9-of-10 from the free throw line and handed out a game-high three assists for the Blue Devils (10-0), who have won all...
Jacksonville, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jordan Todman's 62-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter highlighted the Jacksonville Jaguars' 21-13 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Thursday night. Blake Bortles completed 13-of-26 passes for 115 yards and one touchdown for the...
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Dallas Mavericks traded for Rajon Rondo on Thursday, dealing three players and two draft picks to the Boston Celtics for the All- Star point guard, according to multiple reports. The Mavericks landed Rondo amid reports the Celtics were talking to...
East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - A schedule peppered with top-notch competition continues on Thursday for the second-ranked Duke Blue Devils, as they take on the defending national champion Connecticut Huskies in a neutral site affair at the IZOD Center. Mike Krzyzewski...
(SportsNetwork.com) - James Harden and the Houston Rockets attempt to join the 20-win club when they open a three-game homestand Thursday versus Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans. The Rockets will also entertain Atlanta and Portland at the Toyota Center, and have a 9-3...