1. Stephen Curry and LeBron James are elected captains of the NBA All-Star game.
2. Mike Mooney is out as OC at South El Monte after Mooney and head coach Frank Gallardo mutually agreed that he wouldn’t return due to philosophical differences on offense.
3. Howie Kendrick agrees to a two-year, $7 million deal with the Washington Nationals.
4. The Minnesota Twins hire Jim Kaat (79) as a special assistant to the team.
5. Los Angeles Rams HC Sean McVay is named Coach of the Year by the Pro Football Writers of America.
6. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady “should be okay” for the AFC Championship game against Jacksonville after suffering a minor hand injury in practice.
7. Neither UCLA or USC is in the AP College Basketball Top 25.
8. The LA Kings are in fourth place in the Pacific Division with 53 points with the Anaheim Ducks fifth with 51.
9. The Los Altos boys basketball team beat Chino 100-50 Wednesday night.
10. On this date in 1974 Notre Dame beat UCLA 71-70 in South Bend, Indiana to snap the Bruins 88 game winning streak.