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Todd McKernan, son of late Broncos Barrel Man Tim McKernan, rallies fans as they wait for the team to board a plane at Denver International Airport on its way to Super Bowl 50. (Associated Press)

Mile High anxiety: Broncos fans fear yet another Super Bowl blowout

- The Washington Times

Fans of the Denver Broncos are reeling from a bad case of Mile High anxiety. With this year’s game, the Broncos now share the NFL record for most Super Bowl appearances with eight. But the team has also lost more championship games than any other team with five, none of them close, most recently the nightmare 43-8 blowout against the Seattle Seahawks two years ago.

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) moves away from Washington Wizards guard Garrett Temple (17) and center Nene (42), from Brazil, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Steph Curry lights up Wizards for Warriors’ 8th straight win

- Associated Press

Curry scored 36 of his 51 points in the first half to offset a monster offensive game from John Wall and the Golden State Warriors pulled away to beat the Washington Wizards 134-121 Wednesday night for their eighth straight victory.

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NHL Capsules

- Associated Press

Corey Perry and Andrew Cogliano scored less than two minutes apart early in the third period to break open a tie game, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 on Friday night for their season-high sixth straight victory.

Arizona Coyotes' Brad Richardson (12), Jarred Tinordi, and Tobias Rieder (8) celebrate Rieders' goal as Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen (31) looks away in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Christine Cotter)

Ducks beat Coyotes 5-2 for 6th straight win

- Associated Press

Corey Perry and Andrew Cogliano scored less than two minutes apart early in the third period to break open a tie game, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 on Friday night for their season-high sixth straight victory.

FILE - In this Nov. 20, 1946, file photo, Army's, from left, Glenn Davis, Felix "Doc" Blanchard and Arnold Tucker (17) pose after they defeated Navy 21-18 in a football game in Philadelphia, Pa. A little thing like being on opposite sides in one of the most storied college football games ever played couldn't even come between Pete Williams and Arnold Tucker, a pair of Miami High grads who had starring roles in the 1946 Army-Navy game, one that Grantland Rice called the greatest ever played.  (AP Photo/File

Even now, the 1946 Army-Navy game worth remembering

- Associated Press

A few dozen people were gathered inside a small theater for a brunch get-together, the room decorated with all sorts of military accoutrements. Soldiers past and present were there, some in dress uniform, some decades into retirement. They snapped to attention when the nation's colors were presented, recited the Pledge of Allegiance with pride and told stories for hours.

In this photo taken Jan. 27, 2016, WNBA player Tamika Catchings, who spent a a few weeks interning at the league office in New York, meets with NBA vice president of youth basketball development David Krichavsky, to discuss youth programs. (AP Photo/Doug Fineberg)

WNBA star Tamika Catchings interns at NBA offices

- Associated Press

Over the course of her storied career, Tamika Catchings has spent many hours at the NBA and WNBA offices. Whether it was for league meetings, union business or just because she was in town, the Indiana Fever star always felt comfortable there.

Alleyne ties Oregon record in 73-48 win over WSU women

Associated Press

Jillian Alleyne had 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting and 14 rebounds to tie the school record with her 88th career double-double and Oregon used a dominating start to defeat Washington State 73-48 on Friday night.

Women's Top 25 Capsules

- Associated Press

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 30 points, Brionna Jones had 17 points and 17 rebounds, and No. 5 Maryland defeated No. 17 Michigan State 85-76 Friday night for its ninth straight victory.

Oregon State's Jamie Weisner, right, is trailed by teammate Deven Hunter (32) and Washington's Katie Collier during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Weisner leads No. 9 Oregon St over No. 24 Washington 61-53

- Associated Press

Scott Rueck and Oregon State jumped and screamed six years ago on the Washington court like they had just won a title. In reality, it was just Rueck's first conference win, deep into an abysmal initial season at the helm of the Beavers.

Undefeated Mexico tops Puerto Rico in Caribbean series

Associated Press

Outfielders Jeremias Pineda and Justin Greene had RBI doubles during a six-run eighth inning, and Mexico's undefeated Mazatlan Venados beat Puerto Rico's Santurce Cangrejeros 8-4 on Friday night to clinch the top seed in the semifinals of the Caribbean Series.