Bulls win a marathon...Habs inch past B's...Harvick rallies at Richmond
UNDATED (AP) — Nate Robinson scored 29 points after the third quarter as the Chicago Bulls downed Brooklyn 142-134 to take a three-games-to-one lead over the Nets in the NBA's Eastern Conference quarterfinals. Atlanta is within two games to one in its series with Indiana after Al Horford contributed 26 points and 16 rebounds to the Hawks' 90-69 silencing of the Pacers.
UNDATED (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder blew a 26-point lead before Kevin Durant drained a go-ahead three-pointer with 41.9 seconds left in a 104-101 triumph at Houston. Durant finished with 41 points and 14 rebounds as the Thunder took a 3-0 lead in the NBA's Western Conference quarterfinals. Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph each had 24 points and combined for 22 rebounds as Memphis hammered the Clippers 104-83 to knot that series at two games apiece.
UNDATED (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens lead the NHL's Northeast Division by one point over Boston after Brendan Gallagher, Andrei Markov and Lars Eller each had a goal and an assist in the Canadiens' 4-1 win at Toronto. The Bruins blew a 2-0 lead in the third period and lost 3-2 to Washington in overtime, forcing Boston to win Sunday against Ottawa in the leauge's regular-season finale or else settle for second in the Northeast.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Kevin Harvick plowed through traffic on the final restart and held off Clint Bowyer (BOY'-ur) to win Saturday's Sprint Cup race at Richmond. Juan Pablo Montoya was trying to hold off Harvick for his first win since 2010 when the caution came out with four laps remaining, sending the race into two laps of overtime. Harvick was seventh at the restart before blowing past the leaders to take the checkered flag.
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — Midway leader Lucas Glover remains on top after three rounds of the PGA's Zurich Classic in Avondale, La. He shot a third-round 2-under-70 to finish 14 under, two in front of Kyle Stanley, Jimmy Walker, Billy Horschel and D.A. Points. The best round of the day was a 7-under-65 as shot by Stanley and Kevin Stadler, who starts round four three shots back of the leader.