Sports News-February 13, 2021

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     DETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Red Wings etched their name into the
NHL record book with their 20th straight home win, 4-3 over
Philadelphia last night. The NHL record was set by the Boston
Bruins during the 1929-30 season and tied by Philadelphia in 1976
and the Red Wings can own it all with a victory over Dallas Tuesday
night at Joe Louis Arena.
     
     ATLANTA (AP) - The Miami Heat built a 22-point lead by halftime,
led by as many as 32 and routed Atlanta 107-87 for their 10th win
in 12 games. LeBron James scored 23 points and Dwyane Wade
added 21.
     
     PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) - There's something about picturesque
Pebble Beach that just suits Phil Mickelson. For the fourth time in
his career, Mickelson won at Pebble, shooting a final-round 8-under
64 to finish two ahead of Charlie Wi (wee) and win the Pebble Beach
National Pro-Am.
     
     PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Tiger Woods did not have a very
successful Sunday in his first stateside event of the 2012 golf
season. Woods, who was trailing by just two shots entering his
final round at Pebble Beach, shot a 3-over 75 and finished nine
shots back of Phil Mickelson.
     
     FRIBOURG, Switzerland (AP) - The United States completed a 5-0
rout of Switzerland in the first round of the Davis Cup with
19-year-old Ryan Harrison and John Isner (IHZ'-nur) winning the
closing singles matches. The U.S. now will play at either France or
Canada in the April 6-8 Davis Cup quarterfinals.


The Omaha World Herald has updated it's high school boys basketball rankings for Classes "A" & "B".  The Norfolk Panthers remain second in the "Nebraska Top 10" & Class "A" trailing two-time Defending State Champion Omaha Central.  The 21-0 Panthers won two games over the weekend as they won at Lincoln East 62-46 on Friday and then beat Columbus at home on Saturday 67-36.  In the win over the Discoverers on Saturday, guard Jalen Bradley broke the school scoring record eclipsing Ben Ries' record set from 1993-96.  Bradley scored 26 points in the win and is now at 1538 career points passing Ries' mark of 1537.  Norfolk will be in action this weekend when they visit 11-8 in Class "B" Elkhorn South on Friday and host 13-7 Lincoln Southeast on Saturday.

The Omaha World Herald & Lincoln Journal Star have updated it's high school girls basketball rankings for Classes "C" & "D".  In Class "C-1", Norfolk Catholic moves up from fifth to third in the Lincoln Journal Star and slips from fifth to sixth in the Omaha World Herald.  In the last week the 17-4 Lady Knights were 3-0 with wins over Wayne, West Point Guardian Angels, and Crofton.  They will play either Battle Creek or Madison in a C-1-7 Sub-District semifinal game on Tuesday at Norfolk High at 6:00.  In Class "C-2", Lutheran High Northeast remains second in both media.  Defending State Champion Homer remains number one.  The 22-1 Lady Eagles won their only game last week over Twin River to run their win streak to nine games.  They will meet either Oakland/Craig or Archbishop Bergan in a C-2-7 Sub-District semifinal at 6:00 on Tuesday at Clarkson.

Local Schedule:  Nebraska at Minnesota at Minneapolis, MN (WBB-6:30).

Tonight:  The C-1-7 Sub-District Girls Basketball Tournament gets underway at Norfolk High School as Madison takes on Battle Creek at 7:00.  Pregame coverage at 6:40 on 106 KIX & 106KIX.com.

Tuesday Night:  The C-1-7 Sub-District Girls Basketball Tournament continues at Norfolk High School.  Madison/Battle Creek will meet Norfolk Catholic in a semifinal game at 6:00 followed by Pierce versus Wayne at 8:00.  Pregame coverage at 5:40 on 106 KIX & 106KIX.com.

Local Scores:  (6) Ohio St. 21 (8) Nebraska 18 (WR Dual).

     NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
    
     Final  L-A Lakers     94  Toronto   92
     Final  Boston         95  Chicago   91
     Final  Washington     98  Detroit   77
     Final  Golden State  106  Houston   97
     Final  Utah           98  Memphis   88
    
    
       NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
    
     Final  Florida       4  N-Y Islanders   1
     Final  N-Y Rangers   3  Washington      2
     Final  Anaheim       5  Columbus        3
     Final  Los Angeles   4  Dallas          2
     Final  St. Louis     3  San Jose        0
     Final  Pittsburgh    4  Tampa Bay       2
    
    
       TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL
    
     Final  (12) Georgetown   71  St. John's   61
     Final  (22) Michigan     70  Illinois     61
    
    
       TOP-25 WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL
    
     Final       West Virginia    65  ( 2) Notre Dame       63
     Final  ( 4) Stanford         82       UCLA             59
     Final  ( 5) Duke             67       Florida St.      57
     Final  ( 6) Miami            76  ( 8) Maryland         74
     Final  (10) Ohio St.         80  (16) Purdue           71
     Final  (12) Delaware         94       Georgia St.      56
     Final       St. John's       61  (17) Rutgers          52
     Final  (18) Penn St.         77       Northwestern     63
     Final  (21) Georgia          76       Vanderbilt       63
     Final  (22) Georgia Tech     56  (22) North Carolina   54
     Final  (24) South Carolina   62       Florida          58

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