A pair of Top 25 teams square off at the Rose Bowl on Saturday when UCLA hosts Arizona. The host Bruins have beaten the Wildcats the last two years, but can they make it three in a row?
Ryan Newman is making a Cinderella run in this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, hoping to become one of the four drivers contending for the title in the Nov. 16 season finale at Homestead.
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will likely start Sunday's game against Minnesota after taking a majority of the first-team reps in practice on Thursday.
The Cincinnati Reds exercised their club option on pitcher Johnny Cueto for the 2015 season on Thursday.
The Charlotte Hornets signed guard Kemba Walker to a multi-year contract extension on Thursday, a day after he lifted his team to a season-opening win.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed defenseman James Wisniewski and center Mark Letestu on injured reserve.