The Florida Panthers this month play the Dallas Stars Friday; the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim on Dec. 27; and the Toronto Maple Leafs on Dec. 29. Office Depot Center, 2555 Panther Parkway, Sunrise. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com. BASKETBALL
The Miami Heat this month plays the Golden State Warriors 6 p.m. Sunday; the Washington Wizards on Tuesday; and the New York Knicks on Dec. 27. American Airlines Arena. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com. ORANGE BOWL BASKETBALL CLASSIC
University of Florida Gators vs. West Virginia Mountaineers and Miami Hurricane vs. Temple Owls, Saturday at American Airlines Arena, Miami. Tickets: www.orangebowl.org.