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James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) is fouled by Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague (0) during the second half in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Forget the Big Three.

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Red Sox lose 12-5 to Angels thanks to 9-run inning

Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Matt Barnes, left, scratches his head as he is taken out of the baseball game during the fifth inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, May 22, 2015. The Angels scored nine runs in the fifth inning. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — It only took one bad inning for the Boston Red Sox to lose control of the game.

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Longoria helps power Rays past A’s 5-2

Tampa Bay Rays' Evan Longoria, center, returns to the dugout after hitting a three-run homer off Oakland Athletics starter Scott Kazmir during the fifth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 22, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Evan Longoria was trying to tie the game with a long flyball against Scott Kazmir, his former Tampa Bay Rays teammate.

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McHugh, Astros done in by Martinez’s homer in loss to Tigers

Detroit Tigers' J.D. Martinez watches his three-run home run against the Houston Astros during the third inning of a baseball game Friday, May 22, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

DETROIT (AP) — The Houston Astros and Collin McHugh thought they had escaped a big inning.

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Lundqvist stands tall, Rangers beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider celebrates after scoring a goal during the second period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning, in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots to rebound from two subpar performances and help the New York Rangers shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.

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