In sports…Zeeland West suffered its first loss in high school boys basketball action last night, losing to Wayland 58-46 in the Cornerstone University Holiday Tournament. The Dux takes on Rockford tonight in the tournament consolation game, with broadcast time on 1450 WHTC and whtc.com at 5:40 p.m. Forest Hills Northern defeated Rockford 55-44 in last night’s other tournament game.
Aaron Afflalo scored 23 points against the team the drafted him as the Orlando Magic routed the Pistons 109-92 in Florida last night. Detroit is at Washington tonight.
In college football…Michigan faces Kansas State tonight in the Buffalo Wild Wings bowl in Tempe, Arizona. Kickoff is 10-15 p.m. and the game will air on ESPN.
In the NHL…Patrick Sharp had a hat truck and Jonathan Toews lit the lamp twice at the Blackhawks romped to a 7-2 win over Colorado. Chicago is at St. Louis tonight while the Red Wings visit Florida.
In the AHL…Calle Jarnkrok broke a 2-2 tie with a goal with just over 4 minutes remaining as the Griffins won at Rockford, 4-2. Grand Rapids’ next game will be Monday at Comerica Park against the Toronto Marlies as part of NHL’s Winter Classic involving the Red Wings.