Warriors top Spurs 113-92 in Game 1

Golden State Warriors' JaVale McGee, right, celebrates a score as San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge (12) watches during the second half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant helped the defending champions get defensive in a hurry, finishing with 24 points, eight rebounds and seven assists as the Golden State Warriors returned to their old dominant selves at playoff time to beat the cold-shooting San Antonio Spurs 113-92 on Saturday.

David Pastrnak has hat trick, 3 assists for Bruins

Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand, David Pastrnak, Patrice Bergeron and Charlie McAvoy, from left, celebrate after Pastrnak scored against the Toronto Maple Leafs during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston Saturday, April 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak had a hat trick and three assists to help Boston blow out the Toronto Maple Leafs for the second straight game, leading the Bruins to a 7-3 victory Saturday night and a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference playoff series.

Resurgent Ian Poulter takes RBC Heritage lead

Ian Poulter watches his tee shot on the third hole during the third round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, S.C (Jay Karr/The Island Packet via AP)

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Ian Poulter is ready for a break after a long, eventful stretch on tour. He has one more important goal to accomplish, though, at the RBC Heritage before any time off.

Homer happy Mariners hit 4 long balls in 10-8 win over A’s

Oakland Athletics' Mark Canha singles in a pair of runs against the Seattle Mariners during the third inning during a baseball game Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Daniel Vogelbach took advantage of a throwing error and scored from second base on an infield hit. He made a key scoop at first base to complete a needed double play and end an inning.

Leader collapses, Shelley wins Commonwealth Games marathon

Australia's Michael Shelley, right, passes Callum Hawkins of Scotland after he collapsed during the men's marathon at the XXI Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. Shelley won the marathon in dramatic fashion when leader Callum Hawkins of Scotland collapsed to the road with cramping with about two kilometers to go. Hawkins had about a two-minute lead over Shelley but became disoriented at about the 38-kilometer mark of the 42.2-kilometer-long race.(Tracey Nearmy/AAP Image via AP)

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — One of the most dramatic scenes at the Commonwealth Games came early on the final day.

USC QB competition hasn’t really started

FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2017, file photo, Southern California quarterback Jack Sears warms up before the team's NCAA college football game against Stanford in Los Angeles. Matt Fink and Sears completed USC’s spring football workouts in close competition for the chance to replace Sam Darnold as starting quarterback later this year. The competition will heat up in the summer when top recruit J.T. Daniels graduates from high school and joins the Trojans’ quarterback group. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jack Sears and Matt Fink both think they’re far more prepared to be Southern California’s next starting quarterback after a busy, productive spring running the Trojans’ offense.

Florida strength coach is key to turnaround

Florida's Nick Savage, right, director of football strength and conditioning, talks with running back Iverson Clement (24) during an NCAA spring college football intrasquad game, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The most important guy on Florida’s sideline Saturday wasn’t coach Dan Mullen or quarterback Feleipe Franks.

Pickett firmly in control at quarterback for Pitt

Pittsburgh quarterback Kenny Pickett (8) passes under pressure by defensive lineman James Folston Jr. (40) during their annual NCAA intrasquad college football spring Blue Gold game, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Pittsburgh. The Blue team won 10-3. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A year ago, Kenny Pickett found himself buried at third on the Pittsburgh depth chart during spring drills, as tends to happen to freshmen who’ve been on campus all of a few weeks.



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