Raptors beat Bucks 87-76 in slugfest, tie series at 2-2

Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo rebounds in front of Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan during the first half of Game 4 of an NBA first-round playoff series basketball game Saturday, April 22, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) MILWAUKEE (AP) — DeMar...

Contreras’ slam powers Arrieta, Cubs to 12-8 win over Reds

Chicago Cubs’ Willson Contreras (40) celebrates with Kris Bryant, left, and Anthony Rizzo, right, after hitting a three-run home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Cody Reed in the second inning of a baseball game, Saturday, April 22, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP...

Rites of postseason: LeBron looks for sweep, Clippers ailing

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) celebrates a basket during the second half against the Indiana Pacers in Game 3 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Indianapolis. The Cavaliers defeated the Pacers 119-114. (AP Photo/Michael...

Clippers’ Griffin to miss rest of playoffs with toe injury

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin follows through on a 3-point basket against the Utah Jazz during the first half in Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Friday, April 21, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Los...

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way

Workmen make preparations for the upcoming 2017 NFL football draft on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia, Thursday, April 20, 2017. When the NFL chose Philadelphia to host the 2017 draft, they insisted on holding the three-day event at the Art Museum in...

Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut

FILE – In this Friday, April 14, 2017, file photo, Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez turns to look toward his fiancee Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez as he reacts to his double murder acquittal at Suffolk Superior Court in Boston. Hernandez’s family is...

Diamondbacks score 9 runs in 8th, rout Dodgers 13-5

Arizona Diamondbacks’ Jeff Mathis, right, spins around after tagging Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner, left, out at home plate during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 21, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) PHOENIX (AP) — For most...

LEADING OFF: Mets banged up already, Cubs unis a big sell

New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes (52) fails to catch a ball hit by Philadelphia Phillies’ Michael Saunders for an RBI single during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, April 19, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) A look at what’s...

Paul scores 34, Clippers beat Jazz 111-106 to take 2-1 lead

Los Angeles Clippers guard JJ Redick, right, guards Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward during the first half in Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Friday, April 21, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Chris Paul scored 34...

Paul scores 34, Clippers beat Jazz 111-106 to take 2-1 lead

Los Angeles Clippers guard JJ Redick, right, guards Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward during the first half in Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Friday, April 21, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Chris Paul scored 34...