NBA Playoff Capsules


OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 37 points as fellow "Splash Brother" Stephen Curry watched injured, and the Golden State Warriors again dominated without their MVP to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 118-106 on Sunday in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals.


Questionable hits turning up heat between Penguins, Capitals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The number of hits the Washington Capitals have tried to level on the Pittsburgh Penguins through two contentious games in the Eastern Conference semifinals is not a surprise.

The nature of those hits? Well, that's another matter.

  • Written by WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer