Sunday, Jan. 25

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Today's Preview
Yesterday's wee-hours matchup was such a success that we're trying it again - this time the Streak features the women's draw. Also: hockey returns in All-Star fashion, a point guard battle in Boston, college basketball, final round golf.... You get the idea.

At 3:30 a.m., home favorite Jelena Dokic faces Alisa Kleybanova in fourth round Aussie Open action.

Sunday's soccer match takes place in Italy. The Serie A tilt is rated even by the sportsbooks, so a draw will be a draw. Streakers see it differently so far, making Roma their favorite.


NBA (Dallas @ Boston): Rajon Rondo vs. Jason Kidd
Youngster Rondo battles veteran Kidd in a triple test of point guard skills. Both players get their points, assists, and steals - add 'em up, and the higher total is the winner. While the game may be one-sided, this matchup won't be. The game can be seen at 1 p.m. on ABC.

At 2:10 p.m. the final grouping of the day tees off in La Quinta, so that's when we're locking our golf matchup. It's pick the winner - current leader Steve Stricker and tied-for-third Bubba Watson take on the rest of the field. Scores have been low all week long, so Stricker won't be able to coast in.

Yesterday's Results
Streakers started on a good omen when Fernando Gonzalez completed an epic comeback against Richard Gasquet in the morning tennis. It did not last long, as matters took a sharp turn for the worse when heavily-backed UCLA went down in defeat to the Washington Huskies. At that point, it looked like another day under 50 percent, but late wins by the Nets and the Cavs put them back in the plus ledger by the end of the day.