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Kings Beat Blues in OT, Take 3-2 Series Lead
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Slava Voynov scored on an odd-man rush eight minutes into overtime and the Los Angeles Kings beat the St. Louis Blues for the third straight time, 3-2 Wednesday night.
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Court Docs Unsealed in NASCAR Chief's Divorce
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Court documents reveal new details about a bitter divorce involving the head of NASCAR.
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NASCAR Panel Reduces JGR Penalties
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- A three-member NASCAR appeals panel has dramatically reduced most of the penalties levied against Joe Gibbs Racing for an illegal part found in Matt Kenseth's race-winning engine at Kansas.
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Local Sports 5/8/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Cubs' Fujikawa Works 2 Innings In Rehab Appearance
KODAK, Tenn. (AP) -- Chicago Cubs reliever Kyuji Fujikawa says he's feeling fine after throwing two scoreless innings Wednesday in a rehabilitation assignment with Double-A Tennessee.
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Deng Stays Back in Chicago For Game 2
MIAMI (AP) -- Luol Deng is staying in Chicago and not rejoining the Bulls for Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Miami Heat on Wednesday.
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Final Scores From 5/7/13
Final scores from Tuesday's local action.
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Sharp Gets 2 Goals as Blackhawks Top Wild
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Patrick Sharp scored two goals for Chicago, and the Blackhawks ratcheted up their defense, putting the Minnesota Wild on the brink of elimination with a 3-0 victory Tuesday night.
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Wood Outpitches Lynn in Cubs' Win Over Cards
CHICAGO (AP) -- Travis Wood pitched impressively into the seventh inning to outduel Lance Lynn, Nate Schierholtz hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs snapped the St. Louis Cardinals' six-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory Tuesday night.
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Motte Has Elbow Surgery; Cards Activate Adams
CHICAGO (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals closer Jason Motte had season-ending Tommy John surgery Tuesday.
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Mets Beat Chisox in 10
NEW YORK (AP) -- Matt Harvey pitched one-hit ball for nine innings in a nearly perfect performance and the New York Mets permitted just one baserunner all game in beating the Chicago White Sox 1-0 in the 10th Tuesday night.
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White Sox Claim McDade from Cleveland
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have claimed first baseman Mike McDade off waivers from Cleveland.
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Heat, Bulls Both Looking for Game 2 Improvements
MIAMI (AP) -- There was a shared sentiment from the Chicago and Miami camps on Tuesday. Both teams insisted they need to improve in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.
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Local Sports 5/7/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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LA Kings Rally Late, Even Series with Blues 4-3
LOS ANGELES (AP)--Anze Kopitar tied it with 12:46 to play, Justin Williams tipped home the go-ahead goal 76 seconds later, and the Los Angeles Kings evened their first-round series with the St. Louis Blues with a 4-3 victory Monday night.
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Scott Feldman Leads Cubs over Rangers 9-2
CHICAGO (AP)--Scott Feldman threw seven scoreless innings against his former team before leaving with a cramp in his pitching hand, and the Chicago Cubs came within three outs of their first shutout since August in a 9-2 win over the Texas Rangers on Monday night.
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Bulls Steal Game 1, Top Heat 93-86
MIAMI (AP)--Nate Robinson scored 27 points, Jimmy Butler added 21 points and 14 rebounds while playing every second for the third straight game, and the Chicago Bulls stunned the Miami Heat 93-86 on Monday night to take Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.
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Danks Homers in 11th, White Sox Beat Royals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)--Jordan Danks atoned for a baserunning blunder in the ninth inning by hitting a solo home run in the 11th that lifted the Chicago White Sox over the Kansas City Royals 2-1 Monday.
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Wild Prep for Bruising Bounce Back From Blackhawks
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP)--The Minnesota Wild are bracing for pushback from the Chicago Blackhawks after a rough-and-tumble effort to win Game 3 in this first-round series.
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Local Sports 5/6/13
Monday's local sports schedule.
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Deng Out for Game 1 of Bulls-Heat
MIAMI (AP) -- Chicago forward Luol Deng will not play for the Bulls when they face the Miami Heat on Monday night in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.
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Heat, Bulls Set to Start East Semifinals
MIAMI (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls took Sunday off to rest weary bodies. The Miami Heat put mouth guards in place and went to work, finally knowing their opponent in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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Garcia Pitches Cardinals Past Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jaime Garcia pitched eight innings and Allen Craig drove in four runs to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 10-1 win over Milwaukee and the franchise's first four-game sweep of the Brewers.
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Votto, Latos and Reds Sweep Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Joey Votto had three hits, Todd Frazier hit a two-run single and the Cincinnati Reds completed a three-game sweep of the Chicago Cubs with a 7-4 victory on Sunday.
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Gordon's Single in 10th Lifts KC Over White Sox
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Alex Gordon hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning Sunday and the Kansas City Royals rallied past the Chicago White Sox 6-5.
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Wild Defeats Blackhawks
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Jason Zucker scored at 2:15 of overtime to give Minnesota a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday, pulling the Wild within 2-1 in the Western Conference quarterfinal series.
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Blues, LA Kings Playing Tense Playoff Defense
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Three games into the Los Angeles Kings' tremendously tense playoff series with the St. Louis Blues, it's clear the scores are so low because the stakes are so high.
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David Ragan Steals Last-Lap Victory at Talladega
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) -- David Ragan used a sweeping last-lap pass in overtime to pull a huge upset victory Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway.
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Bulls Beat Nets in Game 7
NEW YORK (AP) -- Joakim Noah had 24 points and 14 rebounds, Marco Belinelli also scored 24 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the Brooklyn Nets 99-93 on Saturday night in Game 7 of their first-round series.
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Cardinals Beat Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jon Jay homered and drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth and Allen Craig and Daniel Descalso each hit home runs to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 7-6 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.
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