Sports: NBA and NHL Playoffs Heating Up
Kyrie Irving scored 37 points, Kevin Love added 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers avoided another fourth-quarter collapse in Game 2, beating the Indiana Pacers 117-111 on Monday night to take a 2-0 lead in the series.
San Antonio 96, Memphis 82, San Antonio lead series 2-0.
In Game 2 action tonight….
Chicago at Boston, 8 p.m….Chicago leads 1-0.
Milwaukee at Toronto, 7 p.m. Bucks lead 1-0.
Utah at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. Jazz lead 1-0.
The Tigers begin a three game series with Tampa Bay, tonight. Michael Fulmer will start ….broadcast time at 6:45 on 95.3 WBCK. The 8-4 first place Tigers have won all three series so far to start the season. The Rays are 6-8 and have lost three in a row.
The Ottawa Senators recovered after giving up a three-goal lead to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 to take a 2-1 lead in the first-round series.
Toronto beat top-seeded Washington 4-3 in overtime to take a 2-1 series lead.
The Nashville Predators were down 2-0 in the third period but beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in overtime. Nashville is up 3-0.
The Anaheim Ducks rallied from three goals down to beat the Calgary Flames 5-4, taking a 3-0 series lead.
Tonight’s Game 4 Action….
Canadiens at Rangers. Montreal up 2-1.
Penguins at Blue Jackets. Pittsburgh can eliminate Columbus with a win.
Oilers at Sharks. Edmonton leads 2-1.
Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames has tied a franchise record by homering in five straight games. The former Korean baseball star has seven homers in 14 games this year and six over his past five games. His latest helped the Brewers hand the world champion Cubs their fourth straight loss.
Lakeview 15, Portage Central 11. Ryan Lamb had six goals.
Harper Creek 3, Three Rivers 0. Anna Gandy with two goals. Maddie Thompson had the shutout in goal.
Lakeview 2, St. Joseph 1. Jess Genier made 11 saves. Nevia Carillo with two goals.
Harper Creek 8, Jackson Northwest 0.
Boston Marathon Results
Kenya swept the Boston Marathon on Monday morning, with Geoffrey Kirui beating United States’ Galen Rupp by 22 seconds.
Edna Kiplagat won the women’s division.