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Playoffs implications in MNF...Streaking Raptors face Bulls...Badgers face tough Cal

By The Associated Press | Posted - Dec. 22, 2014 at 7:50 a.m.



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CINCINNATI (AP) — The Monday Night Football game has post-season implications for both the Broncos and Bengals. Denver can clinch a first-round playoff bye with a win, while the home standing Bengals can lock up a fourth straight playoff appearance with a win.

CHICAGO (AP) — Two of the NBA's division leaders meet when the Bulls host Toronto tonight. The Atlantic Division leading Raptors take a six-game winning streak into the showdown. Chicago has the best record in the Central Division but is only 5-5 at home this season.

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The slumping Spurs try to get back on track when they host the Clippers tonight. San Antonio has lost four in a row and six of their last eight games. The Clippers will be their fifth straight opponent that would currently qualify for the playoffs.

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — No. 5 Wisconsin is coming off an eight-day layoff for exams heading into their road game at California in a meeting of 10-1 teams. The Golden Bears have won seven in a row and are off to their best start to a season since 1959-60.

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — It'll be a Pacific Division showdown when Anaheim hosts San Jose tonight in the NHL. The Ducks top the division by seven-points over the second-place Sharks. San Jose takes a five-game winning streak into the match-up.

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