CHICAGO (AP) - Two surging teams tip off Tuesday night at the United Center. The Chicago Bulls have won seven of their last 10 games and will host the San Antonio Spurs, who have the best record in the NBA's Western Conference at 46-16. The Spurs have won six straight games and 13 of their last 16.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) - The 23rd-ranked DePaul women's basketball team takes on St. John's Tuesday night for the Big East conference tournament championship. The Blue Demons are 26-6 and the Red Storm are 22-9 heading into the title game. The winner gets an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Blues are home to face off against the Dallas Stars one night after the Stars' game against Columbus was called off when forward Rich Peverley (PEV'-ur-lee) collapsed on the bench because of a heart episode. Peverley remains in a Dallas hospital in good condition.
RENTON, Wash. (AP) - Michael Bennett of the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks won't be joining his brother Martellus on the Chicago Bears. The defensive lineman who was considered one of the NFL's top free agents and was thought to have been pursued by the Bears has signed a multi-year deal to stay in Seattle.
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