Wednesday, February 3
UNDATED (AP) — Signing day went much like this past season: Alabama dominated and Jim Harbaugh had everybody talking about Michigan. For a sixth consecutive year, Alabama landed the nation's top signing class according to composite rankings of recruiting websites compiled by 247Sports.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Backup quarterbacks are always one play away from being the man, and preparing for the Super Bowl is no different. If Peyton Manning or Cam Newton go down with an injury on Sunday, the championship could come down to Brock Osweiler or Derek Anderson. These aren't your average backups: sweiler was 5-2 as a starter this season while Anderson is a former Pro Bowl pick.
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored 26 points and tied a career-high with 14 assists as the Houston Rockets snapped a three-game skid with a 115-102 win over the Miami Heat on Tuesday night. Luol Deng had 17 points for the Heat whose season-high four game winning streak ended.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jonathan Huberdeau scored twice during a three-point night and Aleksander Barkov had a goal and an assist to help the Florida Panthers beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 Tuesday in a matchup of Eastern Conference division leaders. Florida scored on two of its four power plays while the Capitals went 0 for 8 in a game full of whistles.