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Professional Spurs end Blazers' season with 104-82 win Spurs end Blazers' season with 104-82 win (Photo Gallery)
Danny Green and Kawhi Leonard each scored 22 points, and the San Antonio Spurs overcame an injury to Tony Parker to close out the Western Conference semifinals with a 104-82 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night.
Professional Lillard scores 25, Blazers beat Spurs 103-92 Lillard scores 25, Blazers beat Spurs 103-92 (Photo Gallery)
No other team has come back from a 3-0 deficit to win a playoff series. But the Trail Blazers took the first step Monday night by beating the San Antonio Spurs 103-92 to stave off elimination and narrow the Western Conference semifinal series to 3-1.
Professional St. Louis Rams pick Michael Sam in NFL draft St. Louis Rams pick Michael Sam in NFL draft
Michael Sam was picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft Saturday, becoming the first openly gay player drafted by a pro football team.
Professional Romero's first big league homer lifts Mariners Romero's first big league homer lifts Mariners
Stefen Romero hit his first major league home run to break a tie in the fifth inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Monday night for their third straight victory and eighth in 10 games.
Professional Cano helps M's win in return to Yankee Stadium Cano helps M's win in return to Yankee Stadium
Robinson Cano drove in a run and scored another in a most unwelcome return to Yankee Stadium, helping the Seattle Mariners beat New York 6-3 Tuesday night for their fourth win in five games.