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Grizzlies, Bulls wary even with big leads in playoffs

Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley looks back towards his bench from the floor after a collision during the second half of Game 3 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers in Portland, Ore., Saturday, April 25, 2015. Conley left the game and did not return.  The Grizzlies won 115-109 to lead the series 3-0. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

The Grizzlies and Bulls head into their games on Monday night in complete control of their respective series, needing just one more victory to advance to the next round.

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Jameis Winston to Bucs to start NFL draft

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL draft heads to Chicago this year, with the top overall choice in our mock draft not planning to be on hand. No matter: Tampa Bay will already have let its selection know when the crowd in the Windy City gets, uh, wind of the pick.

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A-Rod, Yankees no match for Harvey in 8-2 loss to Mets

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez walks off after striking out in the ninth inning of an interleague baseball game against the New York Mets Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Mets won 8-2. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

NEW YORK (AP) — All that Alex Rodriguez had to show for his first time facing Matt Harvey was admiration for the young ace.

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Mets ace Matt Harvey slows down Yankees in 8-2 win

New York Mets starter Matt Harvey throws during the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the New York Yankees, Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey held the baseball in his right hand, pointed to his chest and said “Come on, let me get this guy,” as his manager made a reluctant walk to the mound with two outs in the ninth inning.

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Islanders beat Capitals 3-1 to force Game 7

New York Islanders center Brock Nelson (29) and Ryan Strome, right, celebrate a first period goal by center John Tavares against the Washington Capitals during Game 6 during the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Uniondale, N.Y. Strome had an assist on the goal. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Islanders captain John Tavares was still attempting to gather his bearings after being leveled in the corner, when he heard the familiar — and welcome — roar go up inside the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum for what could be the last time.

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