Cavs take 2-0 lead with rout of Raptors

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots over Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam during the second half of Game 2 of an NBA basketball playoffs second-round series Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO (AP) — LeBron James had 43 points and 14 assists, Kevin Love added 31 points and 11 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Toronto Raptors 128-110 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 lead in their second-round playoff series.

Peterson’s 2 eagles carries him to lead at Quail Hollow

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the third hole during the first round of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, May 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — John Peterson started his rookie season on the PGA Tour about the time Tiger Woods started to experience back problems.

Pujols gets 2,999th hit, Angels beat Orioles 12-3

Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols rounds first on his way to a two-run double against the Baltimore Orioles during the second inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday, May 3, 2018. The hit is the 2,999th of Pujols' career. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Albert Pujols had a two-run double for his 2,999th career hit, and Luis Valbuena and Andrelton Simmons drove in three runs apiece in the Los Angeles Angels’ 12-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night.

Guentzel scores twice, Penguins even series with Capitals

Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel (59) celebrates after scoring while Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) collects himself during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series in Pittsburgh, Thursday, May 3, 2018. Guentzel had two goals in the Penguins' 3-1 win. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jake Guentzel scored twice to push his playoff total to a league-leading 10, Matt Murray stopped 20 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 in Game 4 to even their tense Eastern Conference semifinal on Thursday night.

Jazz return to Salt Lake looking for 2-1 lead on Rockets

Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) and Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles wait during a timeout in the second half in Game 2 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series, Wednesday, May 2, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Quin Snyder walked into his news conference after Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals with a stoic look, slowly rubbing his forehead, barely if ever cracking anything that would resemble a smile.

Ingles leads Jazz over Rockets 116-108

Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles (2) drives to the basket during the first half in Game 2 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series against the Houston Rockets, Wednesday, May 2, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

HOUSTON (AP) — Utah had a four-point lead in the fourth quarter on Wednesday night when Donovan Mitchell missed a jumper and sailed above three Houston Rockets to grab the rebound and finish with a nifty one-handed slam.

Sharks blank Knights to tie series 2-2; Lightning top Bruins

San Jose Sharks left wing Marcus Sorensen, right, from Sweden, celebrates with right wing Melker Karlsson (68), from Sweden, after scoring a goal against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tomas Hertl scored his team-leading fifth goal of the playoffs, Martin Jones made 34 saves for his sixth career postseason shutout and the San Jose Sharks evened their second-round series against the Vegas Golden Knights with a 4-0 victory in Game 4 on Wednesday night.

Trainer Lukas savors first Kentucky Derby berth since 2015

Trainer D. Wayne Lukas watches horses train during a morning workout at Churchill Downs Tuesday, May 1, 2018, in Louisville, Ky. The 144th running of the Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 5. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The smile on D. Wayne Lukas’ face shows how much he still loves what he’s doing.

Rockies pound Cubs 11-2

Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado hits a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Wednesday, May 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Nolan Arenado got the rout started when he lined a fastball off the roof of a club room beyond the shrubs in center field. From there, the Rockies kept the long drives coming.



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