Redskins beat Giants 20-10 in turkey of a Thanksgiving game

Kirk Cousins threw two touchdown passes to compensate for a pick-6, and the Washington Redskins beat the New York Giants 20-10 on Thursday night on a drab field in a drab game between two injury-depleted teams that did not look ready for prime time.

Rivers, Chargers beat fading Cowboys 28-6

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) scrambles out of pocket under pressure from Joey Bosa of the Chargers (99) in the second half of Thursday's game at Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers are on the move. Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys are fading fast.

Keenum-led Vikings beat Lions 30-23, adding to division lead

Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) rushes for a two-yard touchdown during the second half of Thursday's game against the Lions at Detroit. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

Case Keenum stood in the pocket to take a hit, dipped his right shoulder to slip out of a sack and shuffled his feet in the pocket to give his receivers more time to get open.

Heat top Celtics 104-98, snap Boston's 16-game win streak

Kyrie Irving of the Celtics stands on the court during the second half of Wednesday night's game against the Heat at Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Dion Waiters watched his 3-point try bounce off the rim, ricochet off the top of the backboard, then hit the rim again and somehow drop through the net.

Redskins, Giants in Thanksgiving game between 2 losing teams

Giants head coach Ben McAdoo reacts during the first half of Sunday's game against the Chiefs in East Rutherford, N.J.  (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

With their losing records and their shaky defenses and their injury-depleted rosters, the Washington Redskins and New York Giants are not exactly ready for prime time, let alone for a national audience tuning in on Thanksgiving night.

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LeBron gets stitches, scores 23 in fourth as Cavs beat Nets

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Heat top Celtics 104-98, snap Boston's 16-game win streak

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Sergei Bobrovsky made 36 saves for his 21st career shutout and Zach Werenski and Artemi Panarin scored in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 2-0 victory over the New York Rangers

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Heat top Celtics 104-98, snap Boston's 16-game win streak

Goran Dragic scored 27 points, Dion Waiters had 26 with a pair of big 3-pointers in the final minutes and the Miami Heat held on to beat Boston 104-98 on Wednesday night, snapping the Celtics' 16-game winning streak.

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Auto Racing

8 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying from United Arab Emirates.

Basketball

3 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA women: UConn vs. Michigan State at Portland, Ore.

4 p.m., YES — NCAA men: North Florida at Miami.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Texas Christian vs. Maryland-St. Bonaventure winner in Emerald Coast Classic final from Niceville, Fla.

8 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Boston College at Providence.

8 p.m., NBCSB — NBA: Boston Celtics at Indiana Pacers.

8 p.m., MSG, NBA TV — NBA: New York Knicks at Houston Rockets.

Boxing

10 p.m., HBO — Sergey Kovalev vs. Vyacheslav Shabranskyy and Sullivan Barrera vs. Felix Valera in light heavyweight bouts and Jason Sosa vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa in a junior lightweight bouts from New York.

Figure Skating

4 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — ISU Skate America men's free skate from Lake Placid, N.Y.

9 p.m., NBCSN — ISU Skate America women's short program from Lake Placid, N.Y.

Football

Noon, ESPNEWS, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA: UConn at Cincinnati.

Noon, Ch. 8 — NCAA: Georgia at Georgia Tech.

Noon, Ch. 61 — NCAA: Ohio State at Michigan.

Noon, CBSSN — NCAA: Tulane at Southern Methodist.

Noon, ESPN — NCAA: Florida State at Florida.

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA: Indiana at Purdue.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA: East Carolina at Memphis.

Noon, FS1 — NCAA: Kansas at Oklahoma State.

Noon, WCCT — NCAA: Boston College at Syracuse.

12:30 p.m., NESN, YES — NCAA: Duke at Wake Forest.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA: Alabama at Auburn.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Wisconsin at Minnesota.

3:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Boise State at Fresno State.

3:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Iowa State at Kansas State.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: North Carolina at North Carolina State.

3:45 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: West Virginia at Oklahoma.

4 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Michigan State at Rutgers.

4 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Northwestern at Illinois.

4 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA: Temple at Tulsa.

5 p.m., NBCSN — NCAA: Grambling vs. Southern from New Orleans.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Oregon State at Oregon.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Clemson at South Carolina.

7:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Texas-San Antonio at Louisiana Tech.

8 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Notre Dame at Stanford.

8 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Washington at Washington State.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Brigham Young at Hawaii.

10 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Colorado at Utah.

10:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Utah State at Air Force.

Golf

8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian Open from Sydney.

1 a.m. (Sunday), Golf Channel — European PGA: Hong Kong Open from Fanling.

Hockey

4 p.m., NESN — NCAA women: New Hampshire at Harvard.

7:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: New Jersey Devils at Detroit Red Wings.

Rugby

12:30 p.m., NBCSN — English Premiership: Harlequins at Bath. (taped today)

Soccer

9:30 a.m., FS1 — Bundesliga: Schalke at Borussia Dortmund.

10 a.m., CNBC — Premier League: West Bromwich Albion at Tottenham.

10 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Brighton & Hove Albion at Manchester United.

12:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Premier League: Chelsea at Liverpool.

Tennis

8 a.m., Tennis Channel — Davis Cup: Belgium at France in final from Lille.

7 p.m., Tennis Channel — WTA: Hawaii Open from Honolulu.

Winter Sports

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Alpine Skiing Women's Giant Slalom from Killington, Vt. (taped today)

11 p.m., NBCSN — Men's Bobsled from Whistler, British Columbia. (taped today)