A day after retaining top spot in the NFC West the Arizona Cardinals have been handed some bad news on the injury front. Their number one running back, Andre Ellington, will be placed on Injured Reserve with a sports hernia – bringing his season to an early end. Meanwhile there will be a royal presence in the NBA tonight as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend the Brooklyn Nets’ home game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Cavs star LeBron James said today it will be an honor to play before the royal couple. Over to the NCAA and the first ever College Football Playoff line up has been revealed. Number 1 seed Alabama will take on Ohio State while Oregon face off against Florida State. And finally the result of the night in the NHL saw the Edmonton Oilers upset the San Jose Sharks 2-1 at home.