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What we’re most looking forward to for the Super Bowl

There are many different things to look forward to on Super Bowl Sunday. We polled the WTOP Newsroom to find out just what they are.

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  • Snoop Dogg keeping focus on youth football before Super Bowl

    PHOENIX (AP) — Super Bowl weekend isn’t just about the championship game for Snoop Dogg — it’s also a reminder that the next generation of NFL greats need to develop. The rapper has for years…

  • Isaiah Austin dreams again after health keeps him from NBA

    WACO, Texas (AP) — Isaiah Austin has gone from potential first-round NBA draft pick to getting on his hands and knees during Baylor practices, wiping up sweat when players fall to the floor. “I’m a…

  • Varmalov makes 23 saves in Avs’ shutout of Predators

    DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche can’t squander any more points if the hope to return to the postseason. Semyon Varlamov was the reason they picked up two against Nashville. Varlamov made 23 saves for…

  • Kane, Sharp lead Blackhawks’ 4-1 rout of Anaheim Ducks

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Kane had two goals and an assist, and Patrick Sharp assisted on every Chicago goal in the Blackhawks’ 4-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night. Captain Jonathan Toews…

  • Blackhawks-Ducks Sum

    Chicago 1 2 1—4 Anaheim 0 0 1—1 First Period_1, Chicago, Toews 15 (Kane, Sharp), 5:30. Second Period_2, Chicago, Keith 7 (Sharp), 9:16. 3, Chicago, Kane 24 (Sharp, Richards), 15:23. Third Period_4, Anaheim, Rakell 5…

  • Blackhawks-Ducks Sums

    Chicago 1 2 1—4 Anaheim 0 0 1—1 First Period_1, Chicago, Toews 15 (Kane, Sharp), 5:30. Penalties_Keith, Chi (tripping), 2:50. Second Period_2, Chicago, Keith 7 (Sharp), 9:16. 3, Chicago, Kane 24 (Sharp, Richards), 15:23. Penalties_Maroon,…

  • Sabres-Canucks Sums

    Buffalo 1 1 0—2 Vancouver 1 2 2—5 First Period_1, Buffalo, Stewart 8 (Ennis, Girgensons), 4:00 (pp). 2, Vancouver, Horvat 4 (Kassian, Matthias), 19:36. Penalties_Ennis, Buf (high-sticking), :54; Vancouver bench, served by Vey (too many…

  • Sabres-Canucks Sum

    Buffalo 1 1 0—2 Vancouver 1 2 2—5 First Period_1, Buffalo, Stewart 8 (Ennis, Girgensons), 4:00 (pp). 2, Vancouver, Horvat 4 (Kassian, Matthias), 19:36. Second Period_3, Vancouver, Y.Weber 4 (Higgins, Vey), 1:43 (pp). 4, Vancouver,…

  • Australian Open Results

    Saturday At Melbourne Park Melbourne, Australia Purse: $32.9 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Junior Singles Girls Championship Tereza Mihalikova, Slovakia, def. Katie Swan (14), Britain, 6-1, 6-4. Wheelchair Singles Men Championship Shingo Kunieda (1),…

  • Hayward, Utah Jazz upset Golden State Warriors 110-100

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Golden State Warriors stepped off the plane in Salt Lake City with a bad taste in their mouths from a two-point overtime loss against the Chicago Bulls earlier in…

  • Motiejunas scores 26, Rockets top Celtics for 4th win in row

    BOSTON (AP) — Donatas Motiejunas wasn’t thinking about a new career high when he took an alley-oop from James Harden and hit a layup as he fell to the floor late in the fourth quarter.…

  • No. 6 Arizona shuts down Oregon State in 57-34 win

    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Brandon Ashley scored 12 points and T.J. McConnell had a career-high eight steals to spark No. 6 Arizona’s smothering defense, lifting the Wildcats to a 57-34 victory over Oregon State on…

  • Friday’s College Basketball Scores

    EAST Baruch 74, Medgar Evers 43 Brooklyn 83, Staten Island 53 Buffalo 80, Kent St. 55 Canisius 63, Quinnipiac 57 Cornell 57, Brown 49 Harvard 75, Princeton 72 Husson 57, Castleton 49 Ithaca 98, Utica…

  • NCAA Basketball

    All Times EST AMERICA EAST CONFERENCE Conference All Games W L PCT W L PCT Albany (NY) 8 0 1.000 13 7 .650 Stony Brook 6 2 .750 15 8 .652 Vermont 6 2 .750…

  • Xavier Ford and Buffalo blast MAC-leading Kent State 80-55

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Xavier Ford had a career-high 25 points Friday night, and Buffalo knocked off conference-leading Kent State 80-55, snapping the Golden Flashes’ six-game winning streak. Ford was 9 of 14 from the…