NHL roundup: Knights sweep Kings to advance to 2nd round

Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb, second from right, celebrates his goal with teammates as Los Angeles Kings center Alex Iafallo (19) skates in the background during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Los Angeles, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brayden McNabb scored against his former team in the second period, lifting Vegas to a 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night that made the Golden Knights the first expansion team in NHL history to sweep its first playoff series.

Nicklaus cautions against a Masters letdown

Satoshi Kodaira of Japan watches his drive off the 16th tee during the final round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

Tiger Woods built his comeback around the Masters, as was the case even in healthier years. He took a step back at Augusta National, not breaking par until the final round and finishing 16 shots behind Patrick Reed, the most he has trailed the Masters winner.

Chivas wins 2-1 at Toronto in 1st leg of CONCACAF final

Toronto FC's Michael Bradley reacts following the team's 2-1 loss to Guadalajara in the first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League soccer final, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Toronto. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO (AP) — Alan Pulido’s free kick in the 72nd minute was misjudged by goalkeeper Alex Bono and went in for a go-ahead goal that gave Chivas Guadalajara a 2-1 win over Toronto on Tuesday night in the first leg of the Champions League final.

Gamecocks will look different, plan to have same success

FILE - In this March 3, 2018, file photo, South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson plays against Georgia in the second half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game at the women's Southeastern Conference tournament, in Nashville, Tenn. Wilson won every major college award and is the consensus top pick i the WNBA Draft. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dawn Staley is ready to start a new chapter her South Carolina women’s basketball program.

Nebraska giving coach Tim Miles contract extension

FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2017, file photo, Nebraska coach Tim Miles calls a play during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Boston College, in Lincoln, Neb. A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles is receiving a one-year contract extension. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the school hasn't officially announced Miles' extension. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Tim Miles has been given a one-year contract extension through 2020-21 after leading the Cornhuskers to their most conference wins in a season.

NBA roundup: Heat even up series against 76ers

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, right, shoots with Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons, left, of Australia, defending during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Philadelphia. The Heat won 113-103. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dwyane Wade turned in a vintage performance, scoring 28 points to end the 76ers’ 17-game winning streak and lead the Miami Heat to a 113-103 Game 2 win over Philadelphia on Monday night and even the first-round playoff series.



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