CHICAGO (AP) — Injured Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah and forward Mike Dunleavy Jr. were sidelined for Thursday’s game against the San Antonio Spurs.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Freshman D’Angelo Russell scored a career-high 33 points, and Ohio State overcame an early deficit to beat Northwestern 69-67 in the Big Ten on Thursday.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Travon Baker, playing in his 78th consecutive start, scored 21 points, including a pair of free throws with four seconds left to play, as Northern Illinois held off Akron 64-61 for a Mid-American Conference victory Wednesday night.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois survived a cold start and got double-figure scoring from four players Wednesday to hold off Purdue, 66-57.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane beat Marc-Andre Fleury in a shootout to lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2 on Wednesday night.