1. Muir beat Walnut 62-50 Tuesday night to advance to the CIF Division 2A semi finals.
2. Los Altos’ season comes to an end in a 69-67 loss to Crossroads in the Division 2 AA quarter finals.
3. The Tampa Buccaneers released RB Doug Martin and defensive tackle Doug Baker.
4. Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan is planning to hire former Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak for a high-ranking role in the organization.
5. The Boston Red Sox signed outfielder J.D. Martinez to a five-year, $110 million deal.
6. Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier said he plans to play football again after undergoing spinal stabilization surgery December 6.
7. Covina advanced to the Division 4A semis with a 71-64 win over Orangewood Academy.
8. Duarte, La Puente and Nogales all won as well to advance to the semi finals in their respective divisions.
9. “He’s a great coach, historical coach, probably top five coaches in the history of high school basketball in California.” – Pasadena head coach Tony Brooks on Damien HC Mike LeDuc.
10. On this date in 1968 MLB announces a minimum annual salary of $10,000.