Scoreboard May 14


toDAY’S TV SCHEDULE

CYCLING

11 a.m. Tour of California (Stage 3) NBCSN

HOCKEY

11 p.m. IIHF World Championship: U.S. vs. Slovakia (preliminary round) NBCSN

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

1 p.m. Boston at Tampa Bay or San Francisco at Toronto MLB

4 p.m. Kansas City at L.A. Angels FOXSP

NBA BASKETBALL

1 p.m. Eastern Conference semis: New York at Indiana (Game 4) TNT

3:30 p.m. Western Conference semis: Golden State at San Antonio (Game 5) TNT

NHL HOCKEY

1:30 p.m. Eastern Conference semis: Ottawa at Pittsburgh (Game 1) NBCSN

4 p.m. Western Conference semis: San Jose at Los Angeles (Game 1) NBCSN

WEDNESDAY’S TV SCHEDULE

CYCLING

11 a.m. Tour of California (Stage 4) NBCSN

HORSE RACING

9 a.m. Trackside Live! FOXSP2

9:30 a.m. Preakness Stakes Post Position Draw NBCSN

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

7 a.m. Houston at Detroit or Cleveland at Philadelphia MLB

7 a.m. Chicago White Sox at Minnesota WGN

1 p.m. Teams TBA ESPN

4 p.m. Kansas City at L.A. Angels FOXSP

4 p.m. Washington at L.A. Dodgers FOXSP2

NBA BASKETBALL

1 p.m. Eastern Conference semifinals: Chicago at Miami (Game 5) TNT

3:30 p.m. Western Conference semifinals: Memphis at Oklahoma City (Game 5) TNT

NHL HOCKEY

2 p.m. Western Conference semis: Detroit at Chicago (Game 1) NBCSN

TENNIS

Midnight ATP Masters Rome TEN

SOCCER

1:30 p.m. MLS: Philadelphia at Los Angeles TWCS

WRESTLING

9:30 a.m. Men’s national teams: United States vs. Iran NBCSN

* Tape-delayed broadcast

pro basketball

nba playoff glance

EASTERN CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Miami vs. Chicago

Miami leads series 3-1

Monday, May 6

Roundup>Chicago 93, Miami 86

Wednesday, May 8

Roundup>Miami 115, Chicago 78

Friday, May 10

Roundup>Miami 104, Chicago 94

Monday’s result

Roundup>Miami 88, Chicago 65

Wednesday’s game

Roundup>Chicago at Miami, 1 p.m.

Friday’s game

Roundup>Miami at Chicago, TBA *

Sunday’s game

Roundup>Chicago at Miami, TBA *

Indiana vs. New York

Indiana leads series 2-1

Sunday, May 5

Roundup>Indiana 102, New York 95

Tuesday, May 7

Roundup>New York 105, Indiana 79

Saturday, May 11

Roundup>Indiana 82, New York 71

Today’s game

Roundup>New York at Indiana, 1 p.m.

Thursday’s game

Roundup>Indiana at New York, 2 p.m.

Saturday’s game

Roundup>New York at Indiana, TBA *

Monday, May 20

Roundup>Indiana at New York, 2 p.m. *

WESTERN CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

San Antonio vs. Golden State

Series tied 2-2

Monday, May 6

Roundup>San Antonio 129, Golden State 127, 2OT

Wednesday, May 8

Roundup>Golden State 100, San Antonio 91

Friday, May 10

Roundup>San Antonio 102, Golden State 92

Sunday, May 12

Roundup>Golden State 97, San Antonio 87, OT

Today’s game

Roundup>Golden State at San Antonio, 3:30 p.m.

Thursday’s game

Roundup>San Antonio at Golden State, 4:30 p.m.

Sunday’s game

Roundup>Golden State at San Antonio, TBA *

Memphis vs. Oklahoma City

Memphis leads series 3-1

Sunday, May 5

Roundup>Oklahoma City 93, Memphis 91

Tuesday, May 7

Roundup>Memphis 99, Oklahoma City 93

Saturday, May 11

Roundup>Memphis 87, Oklahoma City 81

Monday’s result

Roundup>Memphis 103, Oklahoma City 97, OT

Wednesday’s game

Roundup>Memphis at Oklahoma City, 3:30 p.m.

Friday’s game

Roundup>Oklahoma City at Memphis, TBA *

Sunday’s game

Roundup>Memphis at Oklahoma City, TBA *

* — if necessary

pro hockey

Stanley cup playoff glance

EASTERN CONFERENCE quarterfinals

New York Islanders vs. Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh wins series 4-2

Wednesday, May 1

Roundup>Pittsburgh 5, N.Y. Islanders 0

Friday, May 3

Roundup>N.Y. Islanders 4, Pittsburgh 3

Sunday, May 5

Roundup>Pittsburgh 5, N.Y. Islanders 4, OT

Tuesday, May 7

Roundup>N.Y. Islanders 6, Pittsburgh 4

Thursday, May 9

Roundup>Pittsburgh 4, N.Y. Islanders 0

Saturday, May 11

c Pittsburgh 4, N.Y. Islanders 3, OT

Ottawa vs. Montreal

Ottawa wins series 4-1

Thursday, May 2

Roundup>Ottawa 4, Montreal 2

Friday, May 3

Roundup>Montreal 3, Ottawa 1

Sunday, May 5

Roundup>Ottawa 6, Montreal 1

Tuesday, May 7

Roundup>Ottawa 3, Montreal 2, OT

Thursday, May 9

Roundup>Ottawa 6, Montreal 1

New York Rangers vs. Washington

New York wins series 4-3

Thursday, May 2

Roundup>Washington 3, N.Y. Rangers 1

Saturday, May 4

Roundup>Washington 1, N.Y. Rangers 0, OT

Monday, May 6

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers 4, Washington 3

Wednesday, May 8

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers 4, Washington 3

Friday, May 10

Roundup>Washington 2, N.Y. Rangers 1, OT

Sunday, May 12

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers 1, Washington 0

Monday’s result

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers 5, Washington 0

Toronto vs. Boston

Boston wins series 4-3

Wednesday, May 1

Roundup>Boston 4, Toronto 1

Saturday, May 4

Roundup>Toronto 4, Boston 2

Monday, May 6

Roundup>Boston 5, Toronto 2

Wednesday, May 8

Roundup>Boston 4, Toronto 3, OT

Friday, May 10

Roundup>Toronto 2, Boston 1

Sunday, May 12

Roundup>Toronto 2, Boston 1

Monday’s result

Roundup>Boston 5, Toronto 4, OT

WESTERN CONFERENCE QUARTERFINALS

Minnesota vs. Chicago

Chicago wins series 4-1

Tuesday, April 30

Roundup>Chicago 2, Minnesota 1, OT

Friday, May 3

Roundup>Chicago 5, Minnesota 2

Sunday, May 5

Roundup>Minnesota 3, Chicago 2, OT

Tuesday, May 7

Roundup>Chicago 3, Minnesota 0

Thursday, May 9

Roundup>Chicago 5, Minnesota 1

Detroit vs. Anaheim

Detroit wins series 4-3

Tuesday, April 30

Roundup>Anaheim 3, Detroit 1

Thursday, May 2

Roundup>Detroit 5, Anaheim 4, OT

Saturday, May 4

Roundup>Anaheim 4, Detroit 0

Monday, May 6

Roundup>Detroit 3, Anaheim 2, OT

Wednesday, May 8

Roundup>Anaheim 3, Detroit 2, OT

Friday, May 10

Roundup>Detroit 4, Anaheim 3, OT

Sunday, May 12

Roundup>Detroit 3, Anaheim 2

San Jose vs. Vancouver

San Jose wins series 4-0

Wednesday, May 1

Roundup>San Jose 3, Vancouver 1

Friday, May 3

Roundup>San Jose 3, Vancouver 2, OT

Sunday, May 5

Roundup>San Jose 5, Vancouver 2

Tuesday, May 7

Roundup>San Jose 4, Vancouver 3, OT

Los Angeles vs. St. Louis

Los Angeles wins series 4-2

Tuesday, April 30

Roundup>St. Louis 2, Los Angeles 1, OT

Thursday, May 2

Roundup>St. Louis 2, Los Angeles 1

Saturday, May 4

Roundup>Los Angeles 1, St. Louis 0

Monday, May 6

Roundup>Los Angeles 4, St. Louis 3

Wednesday, May 8

Roundup>Los Angeles 3, St. Louis 2

Friday, May 10

Roundup>Los Angeles 2, St. Louis 1

EASTERN CONFERENCE Semifinals

Pittsburgh vs. Ottawa

Series tied 0-0

Today’s game

Roundup>Ottawa at Pittsburgh, 1:30 p.m.

Friday’s game

Roundup>Ottawa at Pittsburgh, 1:30 p.m.

Sunday’s game

Roundup>Pittsburgh at Ottawa, 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 22

Roundup>Pittsburgh at Ottawa. 1:30 p.m.

Friday, May 24

Roundup>Ottawa at Pittsburgh, 1:30 p.m.*

Sunday, May 26

Roundup>Pittsburgh at Ottawa, TBD*

Tuesday, May 28

Roundup>Ottawa at Pittsburgh, TBD*

Boston vs. N.Y. Rangers

Series tied 0-0

Thursday’s game

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers at Boston, 1:30 p.m.

Sunday’s game

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers at Boston, 9 a.m.

Tuesday, May 21

Roundup>Boston at N.Y. Rangers, 1:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 23

Roundup>Boston at N.Y. Rangers, 1 p.m.

Saturday, May 25

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers at Boston TBD*

Monday, May 27

Roundup>Boston at N.Y. Rangers, TBD*

Wednesday, May 29

Roundup>N.Y. Rangers at Boston, TBD*

WESTERN CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Chicago vs. Detroit

Series tied 0-0

Wednesday’s game

Roundup>Detroit at Chicago, 2 p.m.

Saturday’s game

Roundup>Detroit at Chicago, 7 a.m.

Monday, May 20

Roundup>Chicago at Detroit, 1:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 23

Roundup>Chicago at Detroit, 2 p.m.

Saturday, May 25

Roundup>Detroit at Chicago, TBD*

Monday, May 27

Roundup>Chicago at Detroit, TBD*

Wednesday, May 29

Roundup>Detroit at Chicago, TBD*

Los Angeles vs. San Jose

Series tied 0-0

Today’s game

Roundup>San Jose at Los Angeles, 4 p.m.

Thursday’s game

Roundup>San Jose at Los Angeles, 4 p.m.

Saturday’s game

Roundup>Los Angeles at San Jose, 3 p.m.

Tuesday, May 21

Roundup>Los Angeles at San Jose, 4 p.m.

Thursday, May 23

Roundup>San Jose at Los Angeles, 4:30 p.m.*

Sunday, May 26

Roundup>Los Angeles at San Jose, TBD*

Tuesday, May 28

Roundup>San Jose at Los Angeles, TBD*

* — if necessary

Soccer

MLS Glance

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

New York 6 4 3 21 19 15

Houston 6 3 2 20 17 10

Kansas City 6 4 2 20 15 9

Montreal 6 2 2 20 15 11

Philadelphia 4 3 3 15 13 14

Columbus 3 4 3 12 12 10

New England 2 4 4 10 6 9

Toronto FC 1 5 4 7 11 15

Chicago 2 6 1 7 6 15

D.C. 1 8 1 4 5 19

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

FC Dallas 7 1 3 24 18 11

Portland 4 1 6 18 18 12

Real Salt Lake 5 5 2 17 13 13

Colorado 4 4 3 15 10 9

Los Angeles 4 3 2 14 13 8

San Jose 3 4 5 14 12 18

Vancouver 3 4 3 12 12 14

Seattle 3 3 3 12 10 7

Chivas USA 3 5 2 11 12 18

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

Wednesday’s game

Los Angeles at Philadelphia, 1:30 p.m.

Saturday’s games

Columbus at Toronto FC, 11 a.m.

Portland at Vancouver, 1 p.m.

Chicago at Philadelphia, 1:30 p.m.

New England at Houston, 2:30 p.m.

FC Dallas at Seattle FC, 4:30 p.m.

Colorado at San Jose, 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 19

Los Angeles at New York,7 a.m.

Sporting Kansas City at D.C. United, 11 a.m.

Real Salt Lake at Chivas USA, 4:30 p.m.

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned LHP Mike Belfiore to Norfolk (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Optioned 3B Lonnie Chisenhall to Columbus (IL). Selected the contract of LHP David Huff from Columbus. Recalled RHP Trevor Bauer from Columbus.

DETROIT TIGERS — Placed OF Austin Jackson on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled OF Avisail Garcia from Toledo (IL).

HOUSTON ASTROS — Announced the resignation of president and CEO George Postolos.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Recalled RHP Brett Marshall from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Optioned OF Brennan Boesch to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Agreed to terms with 1B Anthony Rizzo on a seven-year contract.

CINCINNATI REDS — Assigned C Corky Miller outright to Louisville (IL).

MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned C Kyle Skipworth to New Orleans (PCL). Placed OF Austin Kearns on the restricted list.

NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with OF Rick Ankiel on a one-year contract. Optioned OF Andrew Brown to Las Vegas (PCL). Transferred RHP Jenrry Mejia to the 60-day DL.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Reinstated INF Neil Walker from the 15-day DL. Optioned INF Jordy Mercer to Indianapolis (IL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Placed RHP Jake Westbrook on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 9.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Announced assistant coach Barry Hecker has left the team.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Promoted Dru Grigson to director of college scouting, Quentin Harris to director of pro scouting, and Josh Scobey to pro scout. Named Terry McDonough eastern regional scout, John Mancini area scout-midwest, Debbie Pollom college scouting coordinator and Glen Fox and Darius Vinnett scouting assistants.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Signed CB Saeed Lee and K Jeremy Shelley.

BUFFALO BILLS — Announced Buddy Nix is stepping down as executive vice president/general manager and will remain with the club as special assistant.

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed WR Brenton Bersin, TE Logan Brock, C Brian Folkerts, DT Linden Gaydosh, WR Taulib Ikharo, LB Ben Jacobs, DE Louis Nzegwu and WR R.J. Webb. Waived WR Trey Diller, LB Damario Jeffery, DE Thomas Keiser and OL Zack Williams.

CHICAGO BEARS—Signed WR Demetrius Fields, DT Corvey Irvin and DT Christian Tupou. Agreed to terms with CB Maurice Jones. Released LB Dom DeCicco and CB LeQuan Lewis.

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed LB Sean Porter, HB Rex Burkhead and DT Terrence Stephens. Waived DT Travis Chappelear.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed DB Akeem Auguste, DB Abdul Kanneh, P T.J. Conley, DL Nicolas Jean-Baptiste and LB Ausar Walcott. Waived DB Kevin Barnes, DB Ricky Tunstall, WR Mike Edwards, DL Paipai Falemalu and P Jake Schum.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed RB Joseph Randle, OL Edawn Coughman, OL D.J. Hall and WR Anthony Jones. Released OL Charlie Bryant and Aderious Simmons and WR Greg Herd.

DETROIT LIONS — Signed C Darren Keyton. Released C Skyler Allen.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed FB Jonathan Amosa, LB Donte Savage, CB Brandon Smith, WR Tyrone Walker and LB Jarvis Wilson. Released LB Micah Johnson and FB Ryan Roberson.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Signed RB Knile Davis, DL Risean Broussard, S Greg Castillo, DE Miguel Chavis, S Justin Glenn, RB Jordan Roberts and DB James Rogers. Released FB Ryan D’Imperio, RB Nate Eachus and DB Jose Gumbs.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed OL Tyronne Green and OL R.J. Mattes. Released DL Brandon Deaderick and WR Andre Holmes.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Signed DE Baraka Atkins, WR Brent Leonard, DB Korey Lindsey, PK Jose Maltos, RB Khiry Robinson and G Jeremiah Warren. Waived RB Shawne Alston, CB Ryan Lacy and C Ryan Lee.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed CB Chance Casey-Thomas, LB Eric Harper, WR Greg Jenkins, TE Jeron Mastrud, DE Ryan Robinson, C Andrew Robiskie and CB Mitchell White. Claimed WR Andre Holmes off waivers from New England. Waived CB Adrian Bushell, C Deveric Gallington, DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, TE Mickey Shuler and LS Adam Steiner.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Signed DT Antonio Johnson to a one-year contract.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed DE Steven Means and RB Mike James.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed LB Brandon Jenkins and S Bacarri Rambo. Waived WR Jason Thompson.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed WR Ismael Bamba and DL Gregory Alexandre.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed CB Bert Brown, CB David James and LB Daniel Sheffield.

MOTORSPORTS

INDYCAR — Named Derrick Walker head of competition.

COLLEGE

ECAC — Named Dr. Kevin T. McGinniss commissioner.

CHATTANOOGA — Named Will Wade men’s basketball coach.

ELON — Named Jonathan Small director of football operations.

GEORGE MASON — Accepted an invitation to join the Eastern Wrestling League.

MANHATTAN — Named Alyssa Shale assistant athletic director for compliance.

MICHIGAN — Announced S Marvin Robinson and LBs Mike Jones and Kaleb Ringer have left the football team.

VIRGINIA — Announced the resignation of softball coach Eileen Schmidt.