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(Weather permitting) Baseball

MAJOR LEAGUES Toronto at Twins, 12:10 p.m. (FSN, WMOZ-FM 106.9, KDAL-AM 610)


Toronto at Twins, 6:10 p.m. (FSN-Plus, WMOZ-FM 106.9, KDAL-AM 610)

Brewers at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m. (FSN-Wis., WNXR-FM 107.3)

COLLEGE Wisconsin-Superior at Wisconsin-Platteville, noon (2)

HIGH SCHOOL At 4:30 p.m., unless noted Ashland at Northland Pines

Floodwood at Nashwauk-Keewatin

Littlefork-Big Falls at North Woods

Mountain Iron-Buhl at Hill City


PGA RBC Heritage, at Hilton Head, S.C. (Golf Channel), 2-5 p.m.


NHL Playoffs Wild at Colorado, 8 p.m. (CNBC, FSN, KQDS-AM 1490, WXXZ-FM 95.3, KFAN-FM 100.3)


HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS Ashland at Phillips, 5 p.m.


COLLEGE St. Scholastica at Minnesota-Morris, 3 p.m. (2)

HIGH SCHOOL Northwestern at Grantsburg, 5 p.m.


HIGH SCHOOL BOYS Eveleth-Gilbert at Virginia, 4 p.m.

Track and field

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS AND GIRLS International Falls at Bemidji, 11 a.m.

Ashland at Medford, 4:30 p.m.


NBA Eastern Conference Atlantic

 WLPctGBToronto4834.585—Brooklyn4438.5374.0New York3745.45111.0Boston2557





Western Conference Northwest

 WLPctGBOklahoma City5923.720—Portland5328.6545.5Minnesota4042.48819.0Denver3645.44422.5Utah2557.30534.0


 WLPctGBL.A. Clippers5724.704—Golden State5031.6177.0Phoenix4734.58010.0Sacramento2853.34629.0L.A. Lakers2755.32930.5


 WLPctGBSan Antonio6220.756—Houston5428.6598.0Memphis5032.61012.0Dallas4933.59813.0New Orleans3448.41528.0

Tuesday’s Results New York 109, Brooklyn 98

L.A. Clippers 117, Denver 105

Wednesday’s Results Charlotte 91, Chicago 86, OT

Indiana 101, Orlando 86

Memphis 106, Dallas 105, OT

Atlanta 111, Milwaukee 103 Utah 136, Minnesota 130, 2OT New Orleans 105, Houston 100

Oklahoma City 112, Detroit 111

L.A. Lakers 113, San Antonio 100

Washington 118, Boston 102

Cleveland 114, Brooklyn 85

Philadelphia 100, Miami 87

New York 95, Toronto 92

L.A. Clippers at Portland, night

Phoenix at Sacramento, night

Golden State at Denver, night


NHL Playoff Glance Conference Quarterfinals (Best-of-7) Wednesday’s Results Montreal 5, Tampa Bay 4, OT (Montreal leads series 1-0)

Pittsburgh 4, Columbus 3 (Pittsburgh leads series 1-0)

Dallas at Anaheim, night

Today’s Games Philadelphia at NY Rangers, 6 p.m.

Chicago at St. Louis, 7 p.m.

Minnesota at Colorado, 8:30 p.m. Los Angeles at San Jose, 9:30 p.m.

Friday’s Games Montreal at Tampa Bay, 6 p.m.

Detroit at Boston, 6:30 p.m.

Dallas at Anaheim, 9 p.m.

JUNIORS SIJHL Playoffs Bill Salonen Cup Fort Frances Lakers vs. Minnesota Iron Rangers Best-of-7 Wednesday’s Result Fort Frances at Minnesota (series tied 1-1), night

Today’s Game Game 4 — Fort Frances at Minnesota, at Hoyt Lakes, 7 p.m.

Saturday’s Game Minnesota at Fort Frances, 6:30 p.m.


HIGH SCHOOL Tuesday’s Late Result Nashwauk-Keewatin 7, Deer River 0 At Nashwauk. WP: Aubrey Nelson. LP: Kerrie Humble. NK: Jazzmyn Apel 2B; Stacy Solberg 2B; Kelsey Kennedy 3B.


HIGH SCHOOL BOYS Tuesday’s Late Result Duluth East 5, Grand Rapids 2 Singles — Gus Fedji-Johnson, GR, def. Martin Schneider 6-3, 6-2; Ian Pallin, GR, def. Ryan Aturaliya 6-7 (7-5), 6-2, (14-12); Elliot Schneider, DE, def. Coleton Anderson 6-0, 7-6 (9-7); Luke Hietala, DE, def. Lars Anderson 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles — Andrew Zimmerman/Mark Holliday, DE, def. Cam Dulong/Mitch Mattson 7-5, 6-0; Will Heyer/Derek Boesse, DE, def. alex Adams/Eric Soderburg 6-1, 6-1; Eric Patterson/E.J. Hietala, DE, def. Austin Tatter/Isaac Hemmila 6-4, 6-1.

Hibbing 5, Eveleth-Gilbert 2 Singles — Scotty Perunovich, H, def. Chad Hietala 6-2, 7-6 (7-4); Niles Schechinger, EG, def. Jake Bestul 6-3, 6-3; Rob Licari, EG, def. Nate Stark 6-4, 6-3; Jack Kearney, H, def. Noah Sandnas 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles — Jake Jolowsky/Phil Rebrovich, H, def. Evan Brinkman/E.C. Schechinger 7-5, 6-1; Reece Blagoue/Ben Allison, H, def. Alex Mannila/Austin Toivola 6-2, 6-3; Anthony Patregnani/Mike Sullivan, H, def. Emilio Strle/Jonah Hennis 6-1, 6-4.


Baseball American League Houston Astros - Activated RHP Scott Feldman from the bereavement list. Designated RHP Lucas Harrell for assignment. Optioned LF Robbie Grossman to Oklahoma City (PCL). Selected the contract of CF George Springer from Oklahoma City (PCL).

Los Angeles Angels - Placed RF Kole Calhoun on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of OF Brennan Boesch from Salt Lake (PCL). Transferred RHP Ryan Brasier from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.

New York Yankees - Recalled RHP Shane Greene from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

Oakland Athletics - Claimed RHP Marcus Walden off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays, optioned him to Sacramento (PCL).

Seattle Mariners - Placed 1B Logan Morrison on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 15. Placed RHP Blake Beavan on the 15-day DL. Recalled 2B Nick Franklin and RF James Jones from Tacoma (PCL).

Tampa Bay Rays - Signed RHP Doug Mathis to a minor league contract.

Texas Rangers - Outrighted RHP Daniel McCutchen to Round Rock (PCL). Signed CF Scott Cousins to a minor league contract.

National League Chicago Cubs - Recalled LHP Zac Rosscup from Iowa (PCL).

Los Angeles Dodgers - Activated RHP Brian Wilson from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Paco Rodriguez to Albuquerque (PCL).

New York Mets - Optioned LHP John Lannan to Las Vegas (PCL). Selected the contract of RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka from Las Vegas (PCL).

San Francisco Giants - Activated LHP Jeremy Affeldt from the 15-day DL. Optioned CF Juan Perez to Fresno (PCL).

Washington Nationals - Signed OF Quincy Latimore to a minor league contract.

Football National Football League Atlanta Falcons - Cut DB Saeed Lee and TE Adam Nissley.

Chicago Bears - Cut DE Cheta Ozougwu.

Cincinnati Bengals - Signed P T.J. Conley.

Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed P Adam Podlesh.

NCAA Football Kentucky - Announced QB Jalen Whitlow will transfer.

Basketball National Basketball Association Houston Rockets - Signed F Josh Powell to a two-year contract.

Los Angeles Clippers - NBA suspended F Blake Griffin one game for receiving his 16th technical foul.

Milwaukee Bucks - Signed F Chris Wright for the remainder of the season. NCAA Basketball Kansas St. - Signed men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber to a one-year contract extension.

Hockey National Hockey League Calgary Flames - Assigned LW Emile Poirier and D Keegan Kanzig to Abbotsford (AHL).

Dallas Stars - Signed RW Branden Troock to a three-year, entry-level contract.

Detroit Red Wings - Waived RW Willie Coetzee.

Los Angeles Kings - Recalled RW Linden Vey from Manchester (AHL).

Minnesota Wild - Assigned C Jake Dowell to Iowa (AHL). Philadelphia Flyers - Signed D Shayne Gostisbehere to an entry-level contract.

Pittsburgh Penguins - Loaned RW Chris Conner to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL) on a conditioning assignment.

Toronto Maple Leafs - Signed D Viktor Loov to a three-year, entry-level contract.

Winnipeg Jets - Signed head coach Paul Maurice to a four-year contract extension.