Heat look for another victory...New AP poll is coming...Edwards wins in Phoenix
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miami's Heat can set a franchise record for consecutive wins with a victory tonight at Minnesota. The Heat have won their last 14 games, including their last six on the road.
UNDATED (AP) — A new Associated Press basketball poll is coming out today and Gonzaga's (gahn-ZAG'-uhs) Bulldogs have put themselves in position to take over the top spot. Indiana, last week's top team, lost one of its two games last week, while then No. 2 Gonzaga won both of its.
UNDATED (AP) — With a new poll coming out today, the top-25 men's schedule tonight shows just two games. Leading the way is sixth-ranked Kansas as the 25-4 Jayhawks are home to Texas Tech. The other game this evening has No. 10 Louisville playing host to Cincinnati.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks are the story of the year in the NHL. Forget about the labor dispute, the Hawks have put that behind them with a 19-0-3 start. They will continue their quest for perfection with a game tomorrow night at home with Minnesota. Chicago has scored at least a point in every one of its 22 games.
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The second NASCAR event of the new year took place yesterday and Carl Edwards took the checkered flag at Phoenix International Raceway. He led the final 78 laps of the race and put an end to his 70-race winless skid. Daytona 500 winner Jimmie Johnson was the runner-up.