PITTSBURGH (AP) — The defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins are on the cusp of history with a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final to take a 3-2 lead. Pittsburgh will have a chance to become the first franchise to win back-to-back championships since Detroit in 1998. The series shifts back to Nashville for Game 6 on Sunday.

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Golden State Warriors are looking to sweep the Cleveland Cavaliers in tonight's Game 4 of the NBA Finals. The Cavs plunged into a 3-0 hole following a demoralizing 118-113 loss in Game 3. Golden State outscored Cleveland 11-0 down the stretch to run their postseason record to 15-0.

PARIS (AP) — Stan Wawrinka has won the second set against top-ranked Andy Murray to level the French Open semifinals. The third-seeded Wawrinka broke Murray to love in the seventh game and broke again in the final game to win 6-3. Murray won the first set 7-6 (6).

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell says any allegation that he's abused his wife, Melisa, is "false and hurtful." A spokesman says Major League Baseball is looking into the matter. A Chicago police spokesman says the department "does not have any current investigation" into Russell or allegations of domestic violence.

BOSTON (AP) — Second baseman Dustin Pedroia is expected to come off the disabled list and return to the lineup when Boston opens a three-game series against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park. Pedroia has been sidelined since May 30 with a sprained left wrist.