1. James Passes Duncan for 5th on All-Time Playoff Scoring List

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James moved up a notch on the NBA 's all-time playoff scoring list during Wednesday's 123-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks, passing San Antonio Spurs ...

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  2. Will We See a Thrilling Repeat Triple Crown Winner Following 37-Year Drought?

    American Pharoah dazzled the masses last year, becoming the 12th horse to win the Triple Crown after spectators waited 37 years for the feat to be accomplished...

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  3. Murray Sets Penguins Record with 47 Saves in Regulation Win

    Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray stopped 47 of the 49 shots he faced in Monday's 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, setting ...

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  4. DeRozan Passes Vince Carter as Raptors' All-Time Leading Playoff Scorer

    Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan passed Vince Carter to become the franchise's all-time leading playoff scorer during Tuesday's 102-96 overtime loss to the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  5. Colon Passes Pedro Martinez for 2nd-Most Wins by Dominican Pitcher

    New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon earned his 220th career win in Monday's 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves, passing former Mets hurler Pedro Martinez (219) for the second-most ...

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  6. Papelbon Joins Top 10 of MLB's All-Time Saves List

    Washington Nationals relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon recorded the 358th save of his career in Monday's 2-0 win over the Kansas City Royals, moving into a tie with Troy Percival ...

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  7. Murphy Records Career Hit No. 1,000 in Win over Royals

    Washington Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy recorded the 1,000th hit of his career in the sixth inning of Monday's 2-0 win over the Kansas City Royals, smacking a two-out, ...

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  8. James Passes Jordan on All-Time Playoff Wins List with Victory No. 120

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James earned the 120th playoff victory of his career in Monday's Game 1 against the Atlanta Hawks, passing Michael Jordan (119) on the NBA 's all-time playoff wins list, per NBA...

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  9. Aldridge Joins Gervin as Only Spurs to Score 38+ in Consecutive Playoff Games

    San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge scored 41 points in Monday's 98-97 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder , and he joined George Gervin as the only players in franchise ...

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  10. Green Records 2nd NBA Playoffs Triple-Double of Career

    Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green had 23 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists in Sunday's Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals against the Portland Trail Blazers ...

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  11. DeRozan Sets Raptors Record for Field-Goal Attempts in Playoff Game

    Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan set a single-game franchise playoff record with his 32 field-goal attempts in Sunday's 89-84 Game 7 victory over the Indiana Pacers , per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  12. Heat Win with 5th-Largest Point Differential for a Game 7 in NBA History

    The Miami Heat defeated the Charlotte Hornets by a score of 106-73 in Sunday's Game 7 of their opening-round playoff series, marking the fifth-largest point differential (33) in a Game 7 in NBA playoff history, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  13. George Sets Pacers Record for Points in a Playoff Series

    Though unable to get his team out of the opening round, Indiana Pacers forward Paul George did set a new franchise record for most points in a single playoff series, dropping 191 ...

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  14. Thompson Becomes 1st to Make 7 Treys in 3 Straight Playoff Games

    Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson stayed hot in Sunday's 118-106 win over the Portland Trail Blazers, becoming the first player in NBA history to make seven three-pointers ...

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  15. Yankees Finish April with Fewest Runs in MLB for 1st Time in 32 Years

    The New York Yankees finished an abysmal first month from the batter's box by ranking last in the majors in runs scored during April for the first time since 1984, per Elias Sports Bureau ( via ESPN Stats & Info )...

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  16. Crosby, Malkin Tie Lemieux for 2nd on Penguins' Playoff Games List

    Pittsburgh Penguins centers Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin both made the 107th playoff appearances of their careers in Saturday's 2-1 road win over the Washington Capitals , ...

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  17. Cecil Becomes 1st Relief Pitcher to Lose 5 Games in April

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Brett Cecil recently became the first player in MLB history to be credited with five losses as a relief pitcher during the month of April, per Elias Sports Bureau (h/t ESPN...

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  18. Story Finishes April with 17 Extra-Base Hits, Including 10 Home Runs

    Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story finished April with 17 extra-base hits, joining Joe DiMaggio (23 in May 1936) and Albert Pujols (17 in April 2001) as the only players since ...

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  19. Wentz Becomes 1st Non-FBS QB Drafted in 1st Round Since Flacco

    The Philadelphia Eagles selected former North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz with the second overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft on Thursday, making him the first non-FBS ...

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  20. Arrieta's Home Scoreless Streak Ends at Wrigley-Record 52.2 Innings

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta witnessed his home scoreless streak come to an end at 52.2 innings when he surrendered an RBI double to Milwaukee Brewers outfielder ...

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  21. Thompson Becomes 1st Player with 7 Treys in Consecutive Playoff Games

    Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson caught fire over the final two contests of an opening-round series against the Houston Rockets, becoming the first player in ...

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  22. Pierzynski Becomes 1st Catcher Since Pudge to Reach 2,000 Hits

    Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski recorded the 2,000th hit of his career during the second inning of Wednesday's 9-4 loss to the Boston Red Sox, becoming the first catcher to ...

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  23. Story Breaks Pujols' NL Rookie Record for Home Runs in April

    Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story hit his ninth home run of the season during Wednesday's 9-8 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates , breaking Albert Pujols' National League record—set ...

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  24. LeBron James Primed to Pass MJ, Continue Assault on NBA Playoff Record Book

    At just 31 years of age, LeBron James has already had a prolific playoff career. And with his Cleveland Cavaliers currently steamrolling through the Eastern Conference, King James looks primed to continue rising through the record books...

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  25. Price Matches Career-Best Mark with 14 Strikeouts in Win over Braves

    Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price made the most of Tuesday's favorable matchup against the woeful Atlanta Braves, matching his career-high mark of 14 strikeouts as the Red Sox cruised to an 11-4 victory, per Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe ...

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