Yesterday had several exciting matchups that clarified the games for Championship weekend in the NFL. However, there was plenty of action between basketball and soccer. Your morning roundup begins now.
The New England Patriots used a strong first half to cruise to a comprehensive victory over the Los Angeles Chargers and clinch a berth in the AFC Championship Game against the Kansas City Chiefs. The NFC will see another rematch with the New Orleans Saints gearing up to face the Los Angeles Rams.
The Orlando Magic produced the most surprising result of the day as they defeated the Houston Rockets who are one of the best teams in the Western Conference. With their victory over the Dallas Mavericks, the Golden State Warriors extended their winning streak to four games and look to be getting on track. The NBA action concluded with the NBA-worst Cleveland Cavaliers knocking off the listless Los Angeles Lakers who have really struggled without talisman LeBron James.
Philadelphia 76ers 108-105 New York Knicks
Toronto Raptors 140-138 Washington Wizards
Milwaukee Bucks 133-114 Atlanta Hawks
Orlando Magic 116-109 Houston Rockets
Golden State Warriors 119-114 Dallas Mavericks
Denver Nuggets 116-113 Portland Trail Blazers
Cleveland Cavaliers 101-95 Los Angeles Lakers
NCAA Men’s Basketball
There were no upsets in yesterday’s games with both Top 25 teams in action winning fairly comfortably.
English Premier League