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Scoreboard: May 9

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BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX—Placed SS Marco Scutaro on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Joe Iglesias from Pawtucket (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Traded OF Gregor Blanco to Washington for a player to be named.

TAMPA BAY RAYS—Optioned OF Brandon Guyer to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Rob Delaney from Durham.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS—Activated RHP Johnny Cueto from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Carlos Fisher to Louisville (IL).

HOUSTON ASTROS—Placed OF Jason Bourgeois on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of INF Joe Inglett from Oklahoma City (PCL).

NEW YORK METS—Placed RHP Chris Young on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of LHP Pat Misch from Buffalo (IL). Transferred LHP Johan Santana from the 15-day to the 60-day DL.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Placed C Carlos Ruiz on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 28.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Assigned OF Gregor Blanco to Syracuse (IL).

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA—Fined Los Angeles Lakers Coach Phil Jackson $35,000 for public comments about the officiating.

COLLEGE

ARIZONA—Agreed to a contract extension with men's basketball coach Sean Miller.

DUKE—Named Jeff Capel men's assistant basketball coach.

Baseball

minor league

international league

North Division

W L Pct GB

Scranton/WB (Yankees) 17 12 .586 —

Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 17 13 .567 ½

Pawtucket (Red Sox) 17 13 .567 ½

Rochester (Twins) 12 16 .429 4½

Buffalo (Mets) 13 18 .419 5

Syracuse (Nationals) 9 20 .310 8

South Division

W L Pct GB

Durham (Rays) 19 12 .613 —

Gwinnett (Braves) 16 13 .552 2

Charlotte (White Sox) 12 17 .414 6

Norfolk (Orioles) 12 18 .400 6½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Columbus (Indians) 23 7 .767 —

Louisville (Reds) 18 12 .600 5

Toledo (Tigers) 15 16 .484 8½

Indianapolis (Pirates) 10 21 .323 13½

Sunday's games

Louisville 8, Buffalo 0

Gwinnett 5, Rochester 1

Pawtucket 5, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 4

Lehigh Valley 4, Columbus 1, 1st game

Indianapolis 6, Norfolk 2

Toledo 4, Charlotte 3

Columbus 12, Lehigh Valley 6

Durham 4, Syracuse 0

Monday's games

Gwinnett at Pawtucket, 6:15 p.m.

Lehigh Valley at Toledo, 6:30 p.m.

Charlotte at Columbus, 6:35 p.m.

Indianapolis at Durham, 7:05 p.m.

Louisville at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

Scranton/WB at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m.

Syracuse at Norfolk, 7:15 p.m.

Tuesday's games

Lehigh Valley at Toledo, 10:30 a.m.

Gwinnett at Pawtucket, 6:15 p.m.

Charlotte at Columbus, 6:35 p.m.

Scranton/B at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m.

Louisville at Rochester, 7:05 p.m.

Indianapolis at Durham, 7:05 p.m.

Syracuse at Norfolk, 7:15 p.m.

Louisville 010 020 212—8 16 0

Buffalo 000 000 000—0 5 1

Maloney, Herrera (8), Johnson (9) and Miller; Fossum, Lujan (5), Hampson (6), Tankersley (8) and Nickeas. W—Maloney (1-0). L—Fossum (0-2). 2B—Alonso 2 (L), Maloney (L), Cozart (L), Negron (L), Frazier (L), Pascucci (B). HR—Frazier 2 (L).

south atlantic league

Northern Division

W L Pct GB

Hickory (Rangers) 19 9 .679 —

Hagerstown (Nationals) 20 10 .667 —

Delmarva (Orioles) 19 11 .633 1

Kannapolis (White Sox) 16 11 .593 2½

Greensboro (Marlins) 15 13 .536 4

Lakewood (Phillies) 14 15 .483 5½

West Virginia (Pirates) 13 15 .464 6Southern Division

W L Pct GB

Lexington (Astros) 16 14 .533 —

Greenville (Red Sox) 15 14 .517 ½

Asheville (Rockies) 15 15 .500 1

Savannah (Mets) 12 17 .414 3½

Charleston (Yankees) 12 18 .400 4

Augusta (Giants) 10 20 .333 6

Rome (Braves) 8 22 .267 8

Sunday's games

Hagerstown 12, Lexington 11

Rome 3, Savannah 0

West Virginia 12, Augusta 6

Delmarva 10, Asheville 5

Hickory at Greensboro, 4 p.m.

Greenville at Kannapolis, 5:05 p.m.

Lakewood 5, Charleston, S.C. 1

Monday's games

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 6:35 p.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Rome at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

West Virginia at Charleston, S.C., 7:05 p.m.

Greenville at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Lexington at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Tuesday's games

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 10:35 a.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Lexington at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Greenville at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Rome at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

West Virginia at Charleston, S.C., 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Wednesday's games

Lexington at Kannapolis, 10:05 a.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 10:45 a.m.

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 6:35 p.m.

Greenville at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Rome at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

West Virginia at Charleston, 7:05 p.m.

Thursday's games

Lexington at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Delmarva at Hagerstown, 6:35 p.m.

Lakewood at Greensboro, 7:00 p.m.

Greenville at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Savannah, 7:05 p.m.

Rome at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

West Virginia at Charleston, 7:05 p.m.

Friday's games

Asheville at Lexington, 7:05 p.m.

Augusta at Hickory, 7:00 p.m.

Charleston at Greenville, 7:00 p.m.

Savannah at Rome, 7:00 p.m.

Greensboro at Delmarva, 7:05 p.m.

Hagerstown at Lakewood, 7:05 p.m.

Kannapolis at West Virginia, 7:05 p.m.

college

Fla. Atlantic 001 101 001—4 10 0

Western Ky. 003 002 00x—5 7 0

Alvarez, Garcia (4), Mee (6), Adams (8) and Albaladejo; Wetherell, Davis (4), Edelen (5) and Rice. W—Edelen (5-1). L—Mee (0-2). 2B—Carter (W). HR—Scheffler (F), Hudak (F).

Records—Western Ky. 29-19 (14-10 SBC), Fla. Atlantic 27-19 (14-10).

Murray St. 000 001 000—1 5 4

Eastern Ky. 100 301 00x—5 10 0

Shuemaker, Handlin (4), Saltsman (5) and Rhodes; Terry, Fyffe (6) and Ferraro. W—Terry (3-0). L—Shuemaker (3-5). 2B—Dunlop (E). HR—Grisham (E).

Records—Eastern Ky. 19-29 (10-11 OVC), Murray St. 16-29 (6-10).

Transylvania 000 000 010—1 9 1

Franklin 013 100 01x—6 8 2

Bloch, Niehaus (8) and Zuckerman; Ellis, Glaze (6), Bryant 9) and Wilson. W—Ellis (7-2) L—Bloch (3-1). 2B—Muench (T), Windler (F), Stoia (F), Sanders (F). HR—Boone (F).

Records—Franklin 26-12 (16-8 HCAC), Transylvania 21-12 (12-9).

Basketball

nba

playoffs

(x-if necessary)

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

(Best-of-7)

Sunday, May 1

Memphis 114 Oklahoma City 101

Miami 99 Boston 90

Monday, May 2

Atlanta 103 Chicago 95

Dallas 96 L.A. Lakers 94

Tuesday, May 3

Miami 102 Boston 91

Oklahoma City 111 Memphis 102

Wednesday, May 4

Chicago 86 Atlanta 73

Dallas 93 L.A. Lakers 81

Friday's games

Chicago 99 Atlanta 82

Dallas 98 L.A. Lakers 92

Saturday's games

Memphis 101 Oklahoma City 93 (OT)Memphis leads series 2-1

Boston 97 Miami 81Miami leads series 2-1Sunday's games

Dallas 122 L.A. Lakers 86Dallas wins series 4-0

Atlanta 100 Chicago 88Series tied 2-2

Monday's games

Miami at Boston, 7 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Memphis, 9:30 p.m.

Tuesday's game

Atlanta at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Wednesday's games

Boston at Miami, 7 p.m.

Memphis at Oklahoma City, 9:30 p.m.

Thursday's game

Chicago at Atlanta, 8 p.m.

Friday, May 13

x-Miami at Boston, TBA

x-Oklahoma City at Memphis, TBA

Sunday, May 15

x-Atlanta at Chicago, TBA

x-Memphis at Oklahoma City, TBA

Monday, May 16

x-Boston at Miami, 8 p.m.

CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Dates and times TBA

Eastern Conference: Chicago-Atlanta winner vs. Miami-Boston winner

Western Conference: Dallas vs. Oklahoma City-Memphis winner

NBA FINALS

Dates and times TBA

Eastern Conference champion vs. Western Conference champion

mavericks 122, lakers 86

Dalls wins series 4-0

L.A. LAKERS (86) — Artest 3-7 4-5 11, Gasol 4-10 2-2 10, Bynum 2-7 2-2 6, Fisher 1-8 3-4 5, Bryant 7-18 3-4 17, Odom 4-5 2-5 10, Brown 5-10 2-3 15, Blake 1-4 0-0 3, Barnes 4-7 1-1 9, Smith 0-1 0-0 0, Johnson 0-3 0-0 0, Walton 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 31-82 19-26 86.

DALLAS (122) — Marion 3-7 2-2 8, Nowitzki 7-11 2-2 17, Chandler 2-4 1-1 5, Kidd 1-6 0-0 3, Stevenson 1-6 0-0 3, Stojakovic 7-7 1-2 21, Terry 11-14 1-2 32, Barea 9-14 3-3 22, Haywood 1-1 2-3 4, Brewer 1-2 0-0 2, Mahinmi 0-0 2-4 2, Cardinal 1-1 0-0 3. Totals 44-73 14-19 122.

L.A. Lakers 23 16 2324— 86

Dallas 27 36 23 36—122

Three-point goals—L.A. Lakers 5-24 (Brown 3-5, Artest 1-3, Blake 1-4, Johnson 0-1, Barnes 0-2, Fisher 0-2, Walton 0-2, Bryant 0-5), Dallas 20-32 (Terry 9-10, Stojakovic 6-6, Nowitzki 1-1, Cardinal 1-1, Barea 1-4, Stevenson 1-5, Kidd 1-5). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—L.A. Lakers 44 (Gasol 8), Dallas 48 (Chandler 9). Assists—L.A. Lakers 16 (Gasol 6), Dallas 32 (Barea 8). Total fouls—L.A. Lakers 21, Dallas 23. Flagrant Fouls—Bynum, Odom. Ejected—Bynum, Odom. A—21,087 (19,200).

hawks 100, bulls 88

Series tied 2-2

CHICAGO (88) — Deng 5-14 2-2 13, Boozer 7-10 4-4 18, Noah 2-4 2-4 6, Rose 12-32 9-11 34, Bogans 1-2 0-0 3, Brewer 0-2 0-0 0, Gibson 3-3 3-4 9, Asik 1-2 1-2 3, Watson 0-1 0-0 0, Korver 1-8 0-0 2. Totals 32-78 21-27 88.

ATLANTA (100) — Smith 8-22 7-9 23, Horford 9-11 2-2 20, Collins 2-2 0-0 4, Teague 6-12 0-0 12, Johnson 9-14 3-3 24, Pachulia 1-3 3-4 5, Crawford 5-11 1-2 12, Williams 0-5 0-0 0, Wilkins 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 40-81 16-20 100.

Chicago 26 20 23 19— 88

Atlanta 28 19 20 33—100

Three-point goals—Chicago 3-16 (Bogans 1-2, Rose 1-3, Deng 1-6, Korver 0-5), Atlanta 4-11 (Johnson 3-5, Crawford 1-5, Smith 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Chicago 48 (Noah 11), Atlanta 49 (Smith 16). Assists—Chicago 19 (Rose 10), Atlanta 23 (Smith 8). Total fouls—Chicago 20, Atlanta 19. Technicals—Chicago Coach Thibodeau, Chicago defensive three-second 2, Pachulia. A—19,263 (18,729).

Football

NFL

2012 super bowl odds

As of May 3:

Current Opening

Green Bay 7-1 7-1

New England 8-1 10-1

Pittsburgh 10-1 10-1

San Diego 10-1 10-1

Atlanta 15-1 15-1

Baltimore 15-1 15-1

Indianapolis 15-1 15-1

New Orleans 15-1 15-1

N.Y. Jets 15-1 15-1

Dallas 18-1 15-1

Philadelphia 18-1 20-1

N.Y. Giants 20-1 20-1

Chicago 30-1 25-1

Houston 35-1 35-1

Tampa Bay 35-1 40-1

Kansas City 40-1 35-1

Detroit 45-1 45-1

Minnesota 45-1 35-1

Oakland 45-1 40-1

San Francisco 45-1 40-1

Miami 50-1 50-1

St. Louis 50-1 45-1

Washington 55-1 55-1

Cleveland 60-1 60-1

Denver 60-1 60-1

Jacksonville 60-1 60-1

Tennessee 60-1 50-1

Cincinnati 80-1 60-1

Seattle 80-1 100-1

Arizona 100-1 65-1

Buffalo 150-1 150-1

Carolina 150-1 150-1

Hockey

nhl

playoffs

(x-if necessary)

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

(Best-of-7)

Thursday, April 28

Vancouver 1 Nashville 0

Friday, April 29

Tampa Bay 4 Washington 2

San Jose 2 Detroit 1 (OT)

Saturday, April 30

Boston 7 Philadelphia 3

Nashville 2 Vancouver 1 (2OT)

Sunday, May 1

San Jose 2 Detroit 1

Tampa Bay 3 Washington 2 (OT)

Monday, May 2

Boston 3 Philadelphia 2 (OT)

Tuesday, May 3

Tampa Bay 4 Washington 3

Vancouver 3 Nashville 2 (OT)

Wednesday, May 4

Boston 5 Philadelphia 1

Tampa Bay 5 Washington 3Tampa Bay wins series 4-0

San Jose 4 Detroit 3 (OT)

Thursday, May 5

Vancouver 4 Nashville 2

Friday's games

Detroit 4 San Jose 3

Boston 5 Philadelphia 1Boston wins series 4-0

Saturday's game

Nashville 4 Vancouver 3Vancouver leads series 3-2

Sunday's game

Detroit 4 San Jose 3San Jose leads series 3-2

Monday's game

Vancouver at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Tuesday's game

San Jose at Detroit, 8 p.m.

Wednesday's game

x-Nashville at Vancouver, TBA

Thursday's game

x-Detroit at San Jose, TBA

CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Dates and times TBA

Eastern Conference: Boston vs. Tampa Bay

Western Conference: Vancouver-Nashville winner vs. San Jose-Detroit winner

STANLEY CUP FINALS

Dates and times TBA

Eastern Conference champion vs. Western Conference championSoftball

college

Auburn 000 200 0—2 5 1

Kentucky 000 000 1—1 4 2

Loree, Bunner (4) and Eisterhold; Weaver, Bell (5) and Yocke. W—Bunner (15-6). L—Weaver (6-1). 2B—Yocke (K). 3B—Rowlands (K).

Records—Auburn 38-16 (15-13 SEC), Kentucky 36-13 (14-9).

Eastern Ky. 000 000 100 017—9 12 0

SE Missouri 001 000 000 010—2 10 2

Esperas, Perry (5) and Pounds; Marble, Cothren (12) and Kuryllo. W—Perry (10-10). L—Marble (15-7). 2B—Hussey (E), Wood (E), Troncoso (S), Gipson (S). HR—Howes (E).

Records—Eastern Ky. 24-27 (11-18 OVC), SE Missouri 27-28 (17-12).

sun belt tournament

At Lafayette, La.

(All times p.m. unless noted; x-if necessary)

(Double-elimination; games in bracket order)

Wednesday's first round

Game 1: S.Alabama vs. La.-Monroe, 10 a.m.

Game 2: Fla. Atlantic vs. Western Ky., 12:30

Game 3: Fla. International vs. Troy, 3

Game 4: La.-Lafayette vs. Middle Tenn., 5:30

Thursday's second round

Game 5: G1 winner vs. G2 winner, 3

Game 6: G3 winner vs. G4 winner, 5:30

Game 7: G1 loser vs. G2 loser, 10 a.m.

Game 8: G3 loser vs. G4 loser, 12:30

Friday's games

Game 9: G7 loser vs. G6 winner, 10 a.m.

Game 10: G8 loser vs. G5 winner, 10 a.m.

Game 11: G7 winner vs. G10 winner, 3

Game 12: G8 winner vs. G9 winner, 5:30

SATURDAY'S GAMES

x-Game 13: TBA

x-Game 14: TBA

SATURDAY'S CHAMPIONSHIP

Bracket winners, 3 p.m.

x-if necessary

high school

north laurel classic

Saturday's games

Lafayette 101 001 0—3 4 2

Butler Co. 000 001 0—1 3 3

Taylor and Hull; Gaskey and Rogers. W—Taylor. L—Gaskey. 2B—Sims (L). HR—Taylor (L), Rogers (B).

Lafayette 020 000 0—2 6 1

Green Co. 200 000 1—3 5 1

Kincaid and Mitchell; Rattliff and Hayes. W—Rattliff. L—Kincaid. 2B—Scott (G). HR—Kincaid (L).

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