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
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
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