LeBron, Love help Cavs rout Celtics 117-104 in Game 1

Boston Displays Another Lackadaisical 3-Point Shooting PerformanceBoston Celtics center Al Horford (42) tries to attack the rim against Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23). "They were more physical. on both ends of the floor, and that was the difference". Meanwhile, Marcus Smart fouled out with 9:00 minutes left in regulation and exited the game with six points.

The Wizards needed Beal, Wall at their best; only one delivered

The Wizards bench defensive rotations were sad, which helped Olynyk get clean looks. Wall meanwhile made only one of eight attempted three-pointers. Tied 3-3, tonight we will find out which team advanced to the Conference Finals with tip-off at 1:00 GMT. Wall didn't score a single point in the final 19 minutes and Beal was left to win a shootout with the Celtics' red-hot Kelly Olynyk in the fourth quarter by himself.

Predators rally to beat Ducks

Overall, Nashville has won 10 consecutive home playoff games in what has turned into one of the most intimidating arenas in the league. "Obviously when you're out there, you want to help the team", Forsberg said. He bounced back with a far better effort in Game 3, but there were still some close calls, like when the Ducks cleared the puck the length of the ice and it almost skipped over Rinnes pads at the last moment.

Maria Sharapova targeting return to the top

Maria Sharapova targeting return to the top

The Russian's 6-4 6-2 triumph in Rome ensured she will move into the world's top 200, which secures a qualifying berth for the grass-court grand slam. Del Potro will next face Kyle Edmund of Britain, who beat Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-3, 6-4. Berdych matched his coach, Goran Ivanisevic, with 599 career victories.

Paul Pierce argues Celtics should trade No. 1 pick in NBA Draft

If the Lakers fall out of the top three, their pick goes to the 76ers, who would get it from Phoenix per terms of a three-team trade with Milwaukee at the 2015 deadline. This allowed the Celtics to draft small forward Jaylen Brown and James Young. As we all unfortunately know, the Nets actual first-round pick will be conveyed to the Boston Celtics.