Durant played every minute of the victory He recorded a triple-double with 49 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists to give the Nets the slight 3-2 advantage in the series.
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Taijuan Walker struck out a career-high 12, Pete Alonso drove in three runs and the surging New York Mets threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth inning of a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
he Islanders showed up the Lightning in Game 1, but the defending champions reminded them who they are in Game 2.
Tampa Bay charged back into the Stanley Cup semifinal series with a 4-2 win Tuesday night at Amalie Arena, reviving their home crowd of 14,771 after putting on a bleak performance in the series opener. Heading back to Long Island for Games 3 and 4 on Thursday and Saturday, the Islanders and Lightning are now knotted at one win apiece.
The Yankees snapped a three-game losing streak by overcoming a three-run deficit to beat the Blue Jays, 6-5, in front of a pro-Yankee crowd of 7,145 at Sahlen Field.
Gary Sanchez, Chris Gittens and Brett Gardner hit solo homers to help the Yankees get back in the game, and they tied it when DJ LeMahieu scored on a wild pitch in the seventh.
Clint Frazier’s pinch-hit double in the eighth drove in Tyler Wade to give the Yankees their first lead.
Boston slugged four homers in this one and were able to power their way past Atlanta while doing plenty of damage to their bullpen. After losing their starter due to injury and starting out the game in a pretty deep hole to begin with, the Braves were unable to hold Boston’s offense at bay. The Red Sox eventually put double digits on the board and were able to out-slug the Braves by a score of 10-