NBA Playoff Capsules

 

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 27 points with seven 3-pointers and the Golden State Warriors rolled into the second round of the playoffs without injured superstar Stephen Curry, thoroughly embarrassing the Houston Rockets 114-81 on Wednesday night in Game 5.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

NHL Playoff Capsules

 

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Colin Wilson and Paul Gaustad scored in the first period and the Nashville Predators hung on to win the franchise's first Game 7, advancing to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Indians spoil Berrios debut with 6-5 win over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One day after Cleveland Indians closer Cody Allen gave up the game-winning hit in the bottom of the ninth inning, he found himself in another high leverage situation against the Minnesota Twins' best hitter.

  • Written by JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Sports Writer

Reds hang close again but get swept by Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Facing the defending National League champions on their home turf was going to be a tough task for Cincinnati.

  • Written by SCOTT ORGERA, Associated Press

AP Source: Knicks interview Blatt for coaching job

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have interviewed former Cleveland coach David Blatt for their head coaching position, a person with knowledge of the details said Wednesday.

  • Written by BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer