Iso just part of Cavs’ game plan

INDEPENDENCE — The word from Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue and point guard Kyrie Irving: Don’t sweat the isolation offense.

  • Written by Rick Noland - The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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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