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Bulls heat up late, knock off Bucks in Game 2

Chicago took charge in the fourth quarter behind Jimmy Butler and Derrick Rose to take a 2-0 series lead over Milwaukee.

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Bulls grab 2-0 lead thanks to backcourt

Everyone was cold for Chicago and Milwaukee in the first quarter, and it took Derrick Rose until the second half to warm up. Once he finally did, he and Jimmy Butler (playoff career-high 31 points) crushed the Bucks for a 91-82 win. Box score


Brewers' Lucroy headed to DL

Things got worse for the Brewers, who lost their sixth straight game tonight and are a league-worst 2-11. Catcher Jonathan Lucroy will be placed on the 15-day with a fractured left toe.

All Butler after Bucks took lead

Milwaukee went up 74-71 with 9:52 remaining in the 4th. Since then, Jimmy Butler is 4-of-4 for 14 points, while his Bulls teammates are just 1-of-9 for 4 points. Oh, and Milwaukee? The Bucks are 2-of-15 for 6 points in that span. Follow live

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Jimmy Butler sets career-high in points 4th Bulls player to score 25 points in each of team's first two playoff games (Jordan, Rose, Deng)

A career night for Jimmy Butler

Butler is ready to slam the door on the Bucks. His 31 points are a playoff career high, and as Butler draws MVP chants from the Chicago crowd, the Bulls lead the Bucks late in the fourth quarter. Follow live


Reds hand Brewers sixth straight loss

Anthony Desclafani allowed just two hits over eight innings to run his scoreless innings streak to 15 and guide Cincinnati to a 6-1 win over Milwaukee.


Highlight: Rangers go up 2-1 on Pens

Keith Yandle set up Carl Hagelin with a perfect pass and Henrik Lundqvist made a handful of spectacular saves in the Rangers' 2-1 win tonight. The Penguins now trail 2-1 in the best-of-7 series.


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The fans can feel it, so can the Bulls. They can put away Milwaukee in the next few minutes if they hit a few shots.

Bulls keeping Bucks at bay

O.J. Mayo had Milwaukee in front early in the fourth quarter, but over two minutes without a bucket from the Bucks and two 3-pointers from the Bulls has Chicago up almost midway through the period. Follow live


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Bryant with a shot to the wall scores 2....takes 3rd on the throw..then home on an error...4-1. He has all RBI's and/or runs scored

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Both the Bucks (30) and the Bulls (32) scored more points in the third quarter than they combined for in the first quarter (27)

Bulls lead Bucks by 3 after 3rd

Derrick Rose finally got in the scoring column in the third quarter, tallying 12 points in the frame. He also has 6 boards and 7 assists, and Chicago leads 71-68. Milwaukee's Khris Middleton leads all scorers with 20 points. Follow live


Tigers edge CC, Yankees in Detroit

The Tigers connected on back-to-back RBI singles in the 7th inning and went on to win the series opener over CC Sabathia and the Yanks, improving to an MLB-best 11-2.