Pittsburgh 30, Houston 23
Thursday, Oct. 23
San Diego at Denver, 8:25 p.m.
New Orleans 88, Washington 84
Cleveland 107, Chicago 98
Brooklyn 99, Philadelphia 88
Milwaukee 120, New York 107
Atlanta 117, Charlotte 114, OT
Dallas 108, Memphis 103
San Antonio 106, Sacramento 99
Indiana at Minnesota, 8 p.m.
Utah at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.
Houston at Miami, 8 p.m.
Portland vs. Denver at Boulder, CO, 9 p.m.
Phoenix vs. L.A. Lakers at Anaheim, CA, 10 p.m.
L.A. Clippers at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.
Edmonton 3, Tampa Bay 2
San Jose at Boston, 7 p.m.
N.Y. Rangers at New Jersey, 7 p.m.
Toronto at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.
Detroit at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.
Arizona at Nashville, 8 p.m.
Carolina at Winnipeg, 8 p.m.
Philadelphia at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.
Vancouver at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.
Florida at Colorado, 9 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Calgary, 9 p.m.
Toronto at Ottawa, 7 p.m.
Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m.
Washington at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m.
Buffalo at Anaheim, 10:30 p.m.
NEW ENGLAND SPORTS NEWS FROM THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick and star quarterback Tom Brady both paid tribute to rival Peyton Manning yesterday, a day after Manning broke Brett Favre's record for career touchdown passes. Manning threw four touchdown passes Sunday night against the 49ers to set a new NFL high mark of 510 touchdowns passing.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli says defenseman Kevan Miller has dislocated his right shoulder and will be out indefinitely. Miller was injured during the first period of Saturday night's game against the Buffalo Sabres.
BOSTON (AP) - Rajon Rondo could be ready to play on opening night for the Boston Celtics. Rondo appears to be ahead of schedule in his recovery from a fractured left hand. He was injured last month and underwent surgery to repair the fracture. The C's open their regular season at home next Wednesday night against the Brooklyn Nets.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed goaltender Curtis McElhinney on injured reserve and added goaltender Anton Forsberg to the roster on emergency recall from their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Massachusetts. McElhinney suffered an upper body injury in Saturday's game at Ottawa and is expected to miss at least one week.
BOSTON (AP) - The oldest surviving former Boston Red Sox player has died at the age of 96. The team says Lou Lucier (LOO'-cee-ur) had a stroke earlier this month and died on Saturday. Lucier was a right-handed pitcher. He played parts of three major league seasons during World War II with the Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies. The Northbridge, Massachusetts, native was 3-5 with a 3.81 ERA in 33 games.
TODAY'S NEW ENGLAND SPORTS SCHEDULE:
San Jose at Boston, 7 p.m.
Quinnipiac at Connecticut, 7 p.m.