The Los Angeles Clippers got past the Golden State Warriors 126-121 in Game 7 of the first round of the NBA playoffs. Clippers' power forward Blake Griffin had 22 points and 14 assists in Game 7. Los Angeles is taking on the Oklahoma City Thunder in the second round of the playoffs. The Clippers split the regular season series with the Thunder.
In the National Lacrosse League, the Calgary Roughnecks got past the Colorado Mammoth 16-15 in a close game. The Roughnecks will now face the Edmonton Rush in the West Division Final.
In the Arena Football League, the Philadelphia Soul lost to the Pittsburgh Power 65-57. The Soul’s record is 3-4, and their next game is against the New Orleans Voodoo.
Other scores from Week 8 were: the Spokane Shock hammered the L.A. Kiss 70-21, the San Jose Sabercats took out the Orlando Predators 70-35, and the Portland Thunder got past the Tampa Bay Storm 61-42.
In NCAA Baseball, the No. 8 Florida Gators swept a series with the Alabama Crimson Tide. The Gators are in first place in the South Eastern Conference's East Division.
In Major League Baseball, the Seattle Mariners took two of three games from the Houston Astros. The Mariners are in fourth place in the American League West Division.
Toronto FC lost to the New England Revolution 2-1 in a close game in Major League Soccer. Toronto’s record is 3-4 and they are in seventh place in the East Division.
Denny Hamlin won NASCAR's Aaron’s 499, finishing ahead of Greg Biffle. My new favorite driver, Kevin Harvick, started the race in eighth and finished the race in seventh. The next race is the 5-hour Energy 400.
That’s all folks!