Sports: Friday, January 18, 2019
18 January 2019 Sports
Area HS Basketball PPD, SU Back At Wilkins, NFL Championship Sunday
Because of last night’s snowfall , there were no high school basketball games played in the area.
The Shenandoah University Hornets play an ODAC women-men’s doubleheader tomorrow at Wilkins Center against Roanoke. The 8-9 Hornet women take to the Dave & Kathy Dutton Court at 2, while the 5-11 men play at 4. The men’s game can be heard on The River 95-3.
The slumping Washington Capitals try to right the ship tonight against the New York Islanders. The Caps have lost 6 of their last 9 and have slipped into a first-place tie with Columbus in the NHL’s Metro Division. Air time is 7:15 on Sports Radio 1450.
In a game played in London yesterday, the Washington Wizards nipped the New York Knicks 101-100. The Wizards won on a goaltending call with 3.3 seconds remaining and improved to 19-26 on the season.
And, it’s Championship Sunday in the NFL this weekend. At 3:05, the NFC Super Bowl representative will be crowned as the Saints entertain the Rams. And, arctic weather is predicted for the AFC Championship game in Kansas City when the Chiefs host the Patriots. Kickoff is set for 6:40.