This Week in Basketball and Hockey

1/8 to 1/14

NBA Games of the Week

Wednesday, January 10: Oklahoma City at Minnesota (8:00 PM EST, ESPN)
Thursday, January 11: Cleveland at Toronto (8:00 PM EST, TNT)
Friday, January 12: Golden State at Milwaukee (8:00 PM EST, ESPN)

NBA Power Rankings (Last Week’s Rankings in Parentheses)

1. Golden State Warriors (1)
2. Boston Celtics (3)
3. Houston Rockets (2)
4. Cleveland Cavaliers (4)
5. Toronto Raptors (6)
6. San Antonio Spurs (5)
7. Washington Wizards (9)
8. Minnesota Timberwolves (8)
9. Oklahoma City Thunder (7)
10. Milwaukee Bucks (10)


NHL Games of the Week

None; the NHL just does not nationally televise that many interesting games.  They seem to cater more to showing those with large fanbases or followings, regardless of how well they are performing during the season.


College Basketball Games of the Week

Tuesday, January 9: #8 Texas Tech at #9 Oklahoma (7:00 PM EST, ESPNU)
Wednesday, January 10: #10 Xavier at #1 Villanova (8:00 PM EST, FS1)
Saturday, January 13: #16 TCU at #9 Oklahoma (1:00 PM EST, ESPNU)
Saturday, January 13: #2 West Virginia at #8 Texas Tech (2:00 PM EST, ESPN)
Saturday, January 13: #25 Creighton at #10 Xavier (2:00 PM EST, FOX)
Saturday, January 13: #18 Miami (FL) at #19 Clemson (3:00 PM EST, ESPNU)

 

Written by Mark

A gentleman and a scholar.