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BC-NV--Nevada News Coverage Advisory, NV

May 17, 2019

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nevada.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Las Vegas bureau at (702) 382-7440 or aplasvegas@ap.org

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date. All times are Pacific.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

TOP STORIES:

NEVADA-BILL DEADLINE

CARSON CITY, Nev. _ Nevada lawmakers are facing a Friday deadline that will dictate whether an array of bills die or continue on in the legislative process. Some bills have already cleared the legislative deadline as lawmakers push on in the home stretch of this year’s session, including a bill to rewrite portions of the state’s abortion laws. By Ryan Tarinelli. UPCOMING: 410 words. UPCOMING: Updates.

SPORTS

BKN--WARRIORS-TRAIL BLAZERS

PORTLAND, Ore. Damian Lillard says the Warriors did their job and protected home court. Now it’s time for the Trail Blazers to do the same. The Western Conference finals between the upstart Blazers and the defending champion Warriors shifts to Portland on Saturday with Golden State holding a 2-0 advantage. By Anne M. Peterson. UPCOMING: 600 words and photos by 4 p.m. PDT.

HKN--SHARKS-BLUES

ST. LOUIS _ After a dramatic comeback to steal Game 3 in overtime, the San Jose Sharks try to take a commanding 3-1 lead over the St. Louis Blues when their Western Conference final resumes. By Joe Harris. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos. Game starts 7 p.m. CDT.

BKN--DRAFT COMBINE

CHICAGO _ From the center of an FBI investigation that rocked college basketball, Brian Bowen hopes he is back on a path to the NBA. Consider the combine this week one important stop. By Andrew Seligman. UPCOMING: 750 words, photos.

BBM--TEBOW’S JOURNEY

SYRACUSE, N.Y. _ Six weeks into his first year of Triple-A baseball, former quarterback Tim Tebow is struggling with the Syracuse Mets of the International League. By John Kekis. UPCOMING : 750 words, photos.

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