Aldridge steps up to help Spurs down Rockets 103-92

HOUSTON (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had been criticized through two games of the Western Conference semifinals for not doing enough for the San Antonio Spurs.

  • Written by KRISTIE RIEKEN , AP Sports Writer

NHL Playoff Capsules

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry scored 6:57 into the second overtime after the Anaheim Ducks rallied from a three-goal deficit in the final minutes of regulation, completing a spectacular 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night and seizing a 3-2 lead in their second-round playoff series.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Votto, Adleman lead Reds over Pirates 4-2

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds don't play Pittsburgh again until August. They wish the wait wasn't that long.

  • Written by MARK SCHMETZER , Associated Press