Cavs try for 14th postseason win...Penguins host Ottawa...Indycar driver Bourdais has pelvis surgery
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers go for a record 14th straight postseason win tonight when they host the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals. The Celtics, down two games to none, will be without star point guard Isaiah Thomas for the rest of the playoffs. He has a hip injury.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins return to their home ice this afternoon for Game 5 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals. The defending Stanley Cup champions evened their series against the Senators with a 3-2 victory in Ottawa on Friday.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar driver Sebastien Bourdais (bohr-DAY’) is recovering from pelvis surgery after his car slammed into a barrier during qualifying yesterday in Indianapolis. Bourdais was diagnosed with multiple fractures in his pelvis and a fractured right hip. He had surgery last night.
CHICAGO (AP) — Jason Heyward has been activated from the 10-day disabled list and started in right field for the Chicago Cubs in the finale of a two-game series with the Milwaukee Brewers. Ryan Braun started in left field for the Brewers after being activated from the 10-day DL.
ROME (AP) — Novak Djokovic (NOH’-vak JOH’-kuh-vich) says Andre Agassi will coach him at the French Open, which starts next Sunday. The second-ranked Djokovic made the announcement today after losing to Alexander Zverev in the Italian Open final. Djokovic split with his longtime coach and two other team members at the start of the month.