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NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Two former Philadelphia-area high school hockey players have been placed on probation and ordered to do community service after being convicted of assaulting members of a rival team during a playoff game last year.

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At the same time the World Anti-Doping Agency announced changes to its governance structure, the agency's former lead investigator wrote an op-ed piece arguing its leaders should be replaced, and said the decision to reinstate Russia's suspended anti-doping agency came via a "cowardly" proce…

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BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving had a season-high 43 points, scoring 17 in the last 8:06 of the fourth quarter to force overtime and then making or recording an assist on every basket in the extra period Friday night to lead the Boston Celtics to a 123-116 victory over the Toronto Raptors.

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Lagerald Vick hit seven 3-pointers and had a career-high 33 points, Dedric Lawson and Udoka Azubuike came alive late and second-ranked Kansas beat pesky Louisiana-Lafayette 89-76 on Friday night.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 28 points in his home debut, Joel Embiid had 23 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Utah Jazz 113-107 on Friday night.

LOUISVILLE — Jordan Nwora scored 22 points and grabbed five rebounds Friday, leading two-time NCAA champ Louisville to a 86-78 men’s college basketball victory over Vermont.

It wasn’t exactly “home for the holidays” for Northfield native Kristen Dukette, but she did leave a present under the tree for her family and friends Friday.

NORTHFIELD — The Norwich University women’s ice hockey team stayed perfect on the season in New England Hockey Conference action with Friday’s 8-1 victory over New England College at Kreitzberg Arena.

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BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The annual Big Game between Stanford and California that had been scheduled for Saturday was postponed two weeks because of the unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area resulting from a wildfire some 150 miles to the north.

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ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Charles Howell III was just as good on the tougher scoring course at Sea Island with another 64 to match the best 36-hole score of his career and build a three-shot lead in the RSM Classic.

BARRE — Thunder Road has officially released the 2019 racing schedule for the 60th season of competition at “The Nation’s Site of Excitement.” The 19-event season includes many events the track is known for along with new additions that promise even more thrills.

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NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — The LPGA will have either 25 or 26 different winners in 32 events this season, depending on what happens when the final putt of the CME Group Tour Championship drops Sunday.

Here we are. It’s the time when every NCAA Division III football player hopes to still be playing but very few are. Out of the 250 teams in that classification, only 32 will take the field Saturday as the playoffs begin.

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SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson threw for 225 yards and his 15-yard touchdown pass to Ed Dickson with 5:08 left was the difference in the Seattle Seahawks' 27-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night.

BURLINGTON — The University of Vermont men’s basketball team broke a 61-year-old school record for most points in a game with a 122-56 win over NVU-Lyndon in NIT Season Tip-Off action.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Milwaukee outfielder Christian Yelich was a runaway winner for the National League Most Valuable Player award after helping the Brewers return to the playoffs for the first time in seven years.

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LONDON (AP) — Christian Pulisic played just his second match with the U.S. national team in 13 months, and the Americans failed to muster much of an attack in a 3-0 loss to England on Thursday night that marked Wayne Rooney's farewell with the Three Lions.

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — University of Maryland President Wallace Loh says he told the school's governing body that "all hell will break loose" if DJ Durkin was retained as head coach of its football team after a player's death, a prophetic warning that went unheeded.

Here’s a trivia question I would guess most ardent Vermont high school football fans would answer correctly: What football program has amassed the most Division I state championships in the sport?

WESTWOOD, Mass. — Norwich football earned 10 post-season awards in the Cadets’ second season as a member of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Zach Ertz caught the go-ahead touchdown pass in Philadelphia's victory over New England in the Super Bowl and hasn't stopped making receptions.

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BOSTON (AP) — The World Series champion Red Sox completed their tour of the three other major Boston-area professional sports teams Monday night, bringing their recently captured trophy to a Bruins game.