BASKETBALL

TIMBERWOLVES STATISTICS

(Through Tuesday)

Player G Min Pts Reb Ast

Towns 56 36.4 23.7 11.7 2.9

Wiggins 56 37.2 22.9 4.1 2.5

LaVine 47 37.2 18.9 3.4 3.0

Dieng 56 32.1 10.3 7.9 1.9

Muhammad 52 19.7 9.3 2.9 0.4

Rubio 50 32.1 8.9 3.8 8.5

Bjelica 54 17.0 5.8 3.2 1.1

Stephenson 4 12.3 4.3 1.8 0.8

Payne 12 7.7 4.0 1.7 0.3

Rush 22 17.7 3.6 1.7 0.7

Dunn 52 16.7 3.6 2.1 2.5

Jones 34 11.4 3.2 0.9 2.3

Hill 5 7.9 2.0 2.6 0.0

Aldrich 51 9.3 1.8 2.8 0.5

Lucas III 5 2.1 0.4 0.0 0.2

Totals 56 241.5 104.7 42.4 23.4

Opponents 56 241.5 105.6 40.4 22.4

DENVER NUGGETS STATISTICS

(Through Tuesday)

Player G Min Pts Reb Ast

Gallinari 44 34.2 17.2 4.9 2.2

Jokic 48 26.8 16.3 8.9 4.4

Chandler 50 30.9 15.6 6.7 2.1

Barton 41 28.9 13.8 4.6 3.4

Harris 31 28.4 13.2 3.1 2.5

Mudiay 44 28.1 11.8 3.5 4.2

Faried 47 22.3 9.9 8.0 0.9

Nelson 55 26.2 9.0 2.3 4.9

Murray 55 19.9 8.8 2.5 1.8

Arthur 29 16.3 7.3 2.8 1.1

Hernangomez 39 12.3 4.4 2.9 0.4

O'Bryant 6 6.8 3.3 1.3 0.3

Beasley 18 4.9 2.7 0.4 0.3

Miller 13 6.1 1.5 1.4 0.9

Totals 55 241.5 110.9 46.7 24.7

Opponents 55 241.5 111.8 39.8 24.5

COLLEGE • MEN

NCAA DIVISION III TOP 25

As chosen by D3hoops.com, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Sunday, points received and last week's ranking:

Rec Pts Prv

 1. Babson (14) 22-1 614 1

 2. Whitman (11) 23-0 611 2

 3. Chr. Newport 21-2 573 3

 4. Wis.-River Falls 21-2 528 7

 5. Whitworth 20-3 520 6

 6. Rochester 20-2 483 4

 7. Washington U. 18-4 450 5

 8. Ramapo 22-2 431 11

 9. Marietta 19-4 426 10

10. Middlebury 20-3 410 13

11. Salisbury 19-4 373 12

12. Benedictine 20-4 320 16

13. Tufts 19-5 295 17

14. St. Norbert 17-4 290 9

15. Susquehanna 20-3 281 19

16. Hope (Mich.) 19-4 247 21

17. Wis.-Whitewater 19-4 199 18

18. Amherst 17-4 194 8

19. Denison 19-4 165 23

20. Neumann 21-1 137 15

21. Swarthmore 19-4 130 24

22. Hanover 19-3 88 —

23. Augustana 18-5 84 20

24. Wesleyan 19-5 83 —

25. Claremont-M-S 18-3 59 14

COLLEGE • WOMEN

NCAA DIVISION III TOP 25

As chosen by D3hoops.com, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Sunday, points received and last week's ranking:

Rec Pts Prv

 1. Amherst (22) 24-0 621 1

 2. St. Thomas 23-0 584 2

 3. Tufts 22-1 571 3

 4. Thomas More (3) 23-0 548 4

 5. Ohio Northern 23-0 519 5

 6. Puget Sound 22-1 483 6

 7. Washington U. 20-2 465 9

 8. Hope (Mich.) 21-2 421 11

 9. Trinity (Texas) 22-1 402 12

10. Wartburg (Iowa) 21-2 364 13

11. Wis.-Oshkosh 21-2 346 14

12. Chr. Newport 21-2 335 8

13. Gustavus 22-1 297 16

14. DePauw 22-2 196 10

15. Mary Washington 21-2 280 7

16. Montclair St. 22-2 250 17

17. Whitman 20-3 228 15

18. SUNY Geneseo 23-0 218 18

19. Messiah 22-1 196 19

20. Bowdoin 20-3 181 20

21. Scranton 20-3 163 21

22. Trine 20-2 114 23

23. Catholic 20-3 73 22

24. George Fox 19-4 58 25

25. Marymount 19-4 29 —

HOCKEY

WILD STATISTICS

(Through Tuesday)

Player GP G A TP +/- PIM

Granlund 56 16 34 50 27 6

Coyle 56 14 30 44 15 32

Staal 56 16 28 44 8 20

Niederreiter 56 19 23 42 21 22

Koivu 55 16 24 40 28 20

Zucker 56 16 22 38 31 26

Pominville 56 10 25 35 2 4

Suter 56 7 23 30 30 22

Parise 47 13 14 27 -3 26

Spurgeon 52 7 19 26 30 18

Dumba 54 7 17 24 24 43

Haula 46 11 7 18 8 10

Brodin 43 3 13 16 2 16

Stewart 56 11 3 14 0 60

Schroeder 23 3 5 8 5 0

Folin 39 2 5 7 9 20

Scandella 45 2 5 7 7 23

Graovac 45 6 0 6 4 6

Eriksson Ek 9 2 3 5 2 2

Prosser 26 0 4 4 -3 4

Dalpe 9 1 2 3 0 9

Olofsson 5 0 2 2 -1 0

Bertschy 5 0 1 1 0 4

Gabriel 13 0 1 1 0 29

Pulkkinen 9 1 0 1 -1 2

Reilly 17 1 0 1 1 2

Cannone 3 0 0 0 0 0

Mitchell 11 0 0 0 -1 0

Tuch 4 0 0 0 -2 0

Totals 56 184 311 495 0 454

Opponents 56 128 229 357 0 476

GOALIES W L OT SO SV% GAA

Dubnyk 31 10 3 5 .933 1.98

Kuemper 6 3 3 0 .904 3.21

Totals 37 13 6 5 .925 2.25

Opponents 19 31 6 3 .890 3.25

COLLEGE • MEN

BIG TEN W L T SW Pts GF GA

Gophers 9 3 0 0 27 52 40

Wisconsin 8 4 0 0 24 47 37

Penn State 7 4 1 0 22 45 36

Ohio State 5 6 1 1 17 48 44

Michigan 2 8 2 2 10 31 51

Michigan State 2 8 2 0 8 30 45

Overall: Gophers 18-8-2, Wisconsin 15-10-1, Penn State 18-6-2, Ohio State 14-8-6, Michigan 9-14-3, Michigan State 6-17-3.

GAMES FRIDAY

Gophers at Penn State, 5:30 pm

Ohio State at Michigan State, 6:05 pm

Michigan at Wisconsin, 8:07 pm

GAMES SATURDAY

Gophers at Penn State, 7 pm

Ohio State at Michigan State, 6:05 pm

Michigan at Wisconsin, 7:07 pm

NCHC W L T SW Pts GF GA

Denver 12 3 3 2 41 54 31

Minn. Duluth 12 4 2 2 40 62 37

W. Michigan 9 8 1 1 29 54 57

St. Cloud State 9 10 1 0 28 53 54

North Dakota 8 9 1 1 26 51 45

Omaha 8 10 2 0 26 65 76

Miami (Ohio) 5 9 4 2 21 43 55

Colorado College 3 13 2 0 11 32 59

Overall: Denver 20-6-4, Minn. Duluth 18-5-5, W. Michigan 16-8-4, St. Cloud State 15-14-1, North Dakota 15-11-3, Omaha 15-12-5, Miami (Ohio) 9-13-6, Colorado College 7-19-2.

GAMES FRIDAY

North Dakota at W. Michigan, 6:05 pm

Denver at Miami (Ohio), 6:35 pm

Minn. Duluth at Colorado Coll., 8:37 pm

GAMES SATURDAY

North Dakota at W. Michigan, 6:05 pm

Denver at Miami (Ohio), 7:05 pm

Minn. Duluth at Colorado Coll., 8:07 pm

WCHA W L T SW Pts GF GA

Bemidji State 19 5 2 2 61 68 41

Michigan Tech 14 6 6 3 51 74 52

MSU Mankato 12 8 4 2 42 74 58

Bowling Green 12 13 1 1 38 70 65

Ferris State 9 12 3 2 32 66 68

Lake Superior St. 8 11 5 2 31 68 73

N. Michigan 9 12 3 1 31 55 57

Alaska 8 13 3 3 30 54 75

Ala.-Huntsville 9 14 3 0 30 68 86

Anchorage 6 12 6 2 26 47 69

Overall: Bemidji State 19-12-3, Michigan Tech 17-12-7, MSU Mankato 16-10-4, Bowling Green 15-17-2, Ferris State 10-17-4, Lake Superior St. 11-14-5, N. Michigan 11-17-4, Alaska 9-18-3, Ala.-Huntsville 9-20-3, Anchorage 7-17-6.

GAMES FRIDAY

Anchorage at Ferris State, 6:07 pm

N. Michigan at MSU Mankato, 7:07 pm

Lake Superior St. at Alaska, 10:07 pm

GAMES SATURDAY

Anchorage at Ferris State, 6:07 pm

N. Michigan at MSU Mankato, 7:07 pm

Lake Superior St. at Alaska, 10:07 pm

COLLEGE • WOMEN

WCHA W L T SW Pts GF GA

Wisconsin 22 2 2 2 70 109 23

Gophers 19 4 3 2 62 87 45

Minn. Duluth 17 5 4 1 56 76 45

North Dakota 10 11 5 3 38 57 51

St. Cloud State 7 16 3 2 26 41 76

Ohio State 6 15 5 2 25 34 68

Bemidji State 6 17 3 1 22 42 76

MSU Mankato 3 20 3 1 13 29 91

Overall: Wisconsin 27-2-2, Gophers 23-5-3, Minn. Duluth 20-5-5, North Dakota 13-13-6, St. Cloud State 9-19-4, Ohio State 12-15-5, Bemidji State 10-17-3, MSU Mankato 6-23-4.

GAMES FRIDAY

MSU Mankato at Bemidji State, 7:07 pm

Ohio State at North Dakota, 7:07 pm

St. Cloud State at Minn. Duluth, 7:07 pm

GAMES SATURDAY

Wisconsin at Gophers, 3:07 pm

Ohio State at North Dakota, 1:07 pm

MSU Mankato at Bemidji State, 3:07 pm

St. Cloud State at Minn. Duluth, 4:07 pm

GAMES SUNDAY

Wisconsin at Gophers, 3:07 pm

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

AMERICAN League

Cleveland: Agreed to terms with LHP Chris Narveson on a minor league contract.

Tampa Bay: Designated RHP Eddie Gamboa for assignment. Agreed to terms with RHP Nathan Eovaldi on a one-year contract.

Texas: Acquired RHP Eddie Gamboa from Tampa Bay for a player to be named or cash considerations. Placed 1B/DH Prince Fielder and LHP Jake Diekman on the 60-day DL.

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Chicago: Assigned LHP David Rollins outright to Iowa (PCL). Agreed to terms with RHP Pedro Strop on a one-year contract. Named Ann Weiser vice president of human resources.

Cincinnati: Claimed RHP Nefi Ogando off waivers from Pittsburgh. Placed RHP Homer Bailey on the 60-day DL.

New York: Sent INF Ty Kelly outright to Las Vegas (PCL).

San Francisco: Agreed to terms with RHP David Hernandez on a minor league contract.

BASKETBALL

NBA

Toronto: Acquired F Serge Ibaka from the Orlando Magic for F Terrence Ross and a 2017 first-round draft pick.

FOOTBALL

NFL

Baltimore: Named Chris Hewitt secondary coach. Promoted defensive assistant Mike Macdonald to defensive backs coach, defensive coaching assistant Drew Wilkins to assistant defensive line coach and assistant strength and conditioning coach Juney Barnett to strength and conditioning coach.

New England: Signed FB Glenn Gronkowski to a reserve/future contract.

Tampa Bay: Named Skyler Fulton offensive assistant, Anthony Perkins assistant to the head coach, Alex Smith pro scout, Danny Breyer defensive assistant and Zack Grossi offfensive quality control coach.

HOCKEY

NHL

Detroit: Reassigned F Dylan Sadowy to Grand Rapids (AHL) from Toledo (ECHL).

Los Angeles: Assigned F Devin Setoguchi to Ontario (AHL).

Montreal: Fired coach Michel Therrien. Named Claude Julien coach.

New Jersey: Activated D Jon Merrill from injured reserve.

St. Louis: Placed F Paul Stastny on injured reserve. Recalled F Wade Megan from Chicago (AHL).

Washington: Reassigned G Joe Cannata from Hershey (AHL) to South Carolina (ECHL).

Winnipeg: Placed G Ondrej Pavelec on injured reserve, retroactive to Feb. 7. Recalled D Julian Melchiori from Manitoba (AHL).

COLLEGE

Iowa: Named Tim Polasek offensive line coach and Kelton Copeland wide receivers coach.

Kansas State: Named Collin Klein quarterbacks coach.

Macalester: Named Sarah Graves head volleyball coach.

Oklahoma State: Named John Wozniak running backs coach.

South Carolina: Promoted Robbie Liles to director of football operations. Named Matt Lindsey director of player personnel and Corey Miller assistant strength and conditioning coach.

AWARDS

MIAC: Named the following athletes of the week: Men's track—St. Olaf's Joe Coffey; Men's field—Hamline's Eric Dols; Women's track—St. Benedict's Allison Kosobud; Women's field—St. Mary's Becca Dup; Men's tennis—Hamline's Cody Jahrig; Women's tennis—Carleton's Danielle Vasiliev.

TODAY'S LINE

NBA

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

WEDNESDAY

DENVER off Timberwolves

CLEVELAND 6 Indiana

San Antonio 10½ ORLANDO

DETROIT 5 Dallas

Milwaukee 5½ BROOKLYN

BOSTON 9½ Philadelphia

TORONTO 6½ Charlotte

HOUSTON 9½ Miami

MEMPHIS 8 New Orleans

PHOENIX 4 L.A. Lakers

UTAH 7 Portland

OKLAHOMA CITY 7 New York

L.A. CLIPPERS 2½ Atlanta

GOLDEN STATE off Sacramento

NHL

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

WEDNESDAY

COLUMBUS off/off Toronto

St. Louis -123/+113 DETROIT

CALGARY -130/+120 Philadelphia

SAN JOSE -173/+161 Florida

COLLEGE MEN'S BASKETBALL

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

WEDNESDAY

GOPHERS 5½ Indiana

PROVIDENCE off Xavier

S. CAROLINA 9½ Arkansas

Wichita St. 12 S. ILLINOIS

Cincinnati 18 S. FLORIDA

E. CAROLINA off Temple

ST. BONAVENT. off La Salle

DAVIDSON 8 G. Washington

RHODE ISLAND 15½ Fordham

Massachusetts 3 DUQUESNE

N'WESTERN 3½ Maryland

KANSAS ST. 3½ Iowa State

MIAMI 9½ Georgia Tech

North Carolina 10 N.C. STATE

LOYOLA-CHIC. 7½ Indiana St.

N. IOWA 12 Bradley

Creighton 1½ SETON HALL

Alabama 5½ MISSOURI

BUTLER 10½ St. John's

Oklahoma St. 1 TCU

VIRGINIA 4½ Duke

Illinois St. 3 MISSOURI ST.

SMU 25½ Tulane

Nevada 6 AIR FORCE

FRESNO ST. 8 San Jose St.

CS NORTHRIDGE 7 Cal Poly

San Diego St. 2½ UTAH STATE

Note: Home teams are in CAPS.