Top RB commits to Huskies

Sean McGrew, the West Coast’s top-ranked running back recruit, made a verbal commitment to the Huskies on Wednesday afternoon during a ceremony at St. John Bosco High School in Bellflower, Calif.

Elias shuts down O’s as M’s take 4-2 win

Roenis Elias goes 7 2/3 innings, giving up one run on six hits, to get his first win of the season.

Lightning beat Rangers in overtime, 6-5

The Tampa Bay Lightning were relentless, answering every challenge from the New York Rangers before taking control of the Eastern Conference finals on Nikita Kucherov’s overtime goal.

Cavs down Hawks in Game 1

J.R. Smith’s 3-pointers spark Cleveland to a 97-89 victory in Atlanta.

Astros’ winning ways continue with 6-1 victory over Athletics

Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer to help Dallas Keuchel earn his eighth straight win, and the Houston Astros kept rolling with a 6-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday.

Macklemore, Snoop Dogg to play in celeb softball game

Rappers Snoop Dogg and Macklemore and “Hunger Games” actor Josh Hutcherson will play in the 2015 MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game.

Goodell says he’ll hear from Brady regarding 4-game suspension

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday it’s his responsibility to hear directly from New England quarterback Tom Brady in his appeal of his four-game suspension in the deflated footballs case.

NFL could have team playing in Los Angeles by 2016 season

The NFL could approve a team move to Los Angeles by the end of the year, with a club playing in the area by the 2016 season.

Rockets center Howard unsure on status for tonight’s game

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard says he has a sprained left knee and is unsure whether he’ll be able to play against Golden State in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals tonight.

Kentucky coach Calipari signs one-year extension through 2022

Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a one-year contract extension through 2022 that will pay him a total of $54 million.