AP-Tennessee Sports Digest
Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at (615) 373-9988 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Travis Loller is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at email@example.com. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. All times are Central, unless otherwise noted.
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Grizzlies host the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. By Clay Bailey. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 8 p.m. ET.
DALLAS — The Stars are without two key players in forward Alexander Radulov and defenseman John Klingberg as they try to continue their climb in the Central standings against division-leading Nashville. The Predators have won four straight. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts 1 p.m. CT.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - No. 12 Kentucky will try to win at Tennessee for the first time since 1984 when it heads to Neyland Stadium on Saturday. The Wildcats have lost 16 straight road games to Tennessee. By Steve Megargee. UPCOMING: 700 words. The game starts at 3:30 p.m. ET.
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Vanderbilt heads to Faurot Field to take on Missouri in an SEC showdown with bowl game implications. By Joe Waljasper. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos by 11 a.m. CT.
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