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USC, Penn State will light up scoreboard

Adam Rittenberg credits Clay Helton and James Fanklin for each team's turnaround this season, but it has to end with a loss for one of them in the Rose Bowl. Rittenberg calls for a shootout. Bowl predictions


Matt Marrone ESPN.com 

Rich Hill puts the Dodgers uniform back on after he re-signs with L.A. After, an emotional Hill has to pause several times as he addresses the media and answers questions.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Rich Hill, when talking about his family, during his press conference to announce his three-year, $48 million deal with the Dodgers: ‪"This is a great day for us, something we knew could always be a possibility."‬

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers take over the press conference room at the winter meetings to discuss the Rich Hill signing.

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Trojans rising in Power Rankings

Bennie Boatright is out for six weeks with a knee injury. The Trojans beat BYU without him on Saturday, but can they keep it up? Power Rankings

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers use the first official day of the winter meetings to announce their deal with free-agent pitcher Rich Hill is official. It is a three-year deal, with no financial terms announced.

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Lakers guard Jose Calderon (right hamstring strain) is expected to be sidelined for 2-4 weeks, the Lakers say. He suffered the injury in Saturday's loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.

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Clippers have third-best title chance

The Clippers are one of ESPN's Basketball Power Index's favorites. Despite a rough stretch as of late, BPI gives them 15 percent chance of winning the title -- three times better than defending champs, the Cavs.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

From ESPN Stats and Info: this is the first time since 1994 that Duke, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, North Carolina and UCLA are all ranked in the AP top 10.

UCLA rising in Power Rankings

The unbeaten Bruins snapped Kentucky's 42-game winning streak at Rupp Arena, proving they're among the nation's elite. Power Rankings

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers' top minor league prospect Cody Bellinger (first base) was named to the Arizona Fall League 2016 Top Prospects Team. Bellinger was third in the league in slugging percentage (.557), extra base hits (11-tie), and OPS (.981). He also hit a homer in in the Fall Stars Game.

Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

The Marlins are telling agents they're "considering all options" in their closer hunt, but Kenley Jansen still appears to be their top choice, because of his ties to Don Mattingly.