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LeBron, Cavs even up East semis against Bulls

LeBron James attacked from the start and scored 33 points, Kyrie Irving added 21, and the Cleveland Cavaliers evened their semifinal series with Chicago with a 106-91 victory over the Bulls.

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LeBron, Cavs cruise past Bulls to even series (1:30)
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Rockets take early lead

Dwight Howard is making the most of DeAndre Jordan's early foul trouble. The Rockets' center has 8 points on four dunks, and Houston leads 16-10 midway through the first quarter. Follow live

Sabathia extends worst start in career

CC Sabathia dropped to 0-5 in the Yanks' series loss against the Blue Jays. Sabathia, who hadn't started worse than 0-3 in his career before this season, earned his last win on April 24, 2014. Box score

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Cavs cruise to Game 2 win
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With LeBron James back in his trademark headband, the Cavaliers got back on track. Cleveland led wire to wire to tie up the series with the Bulls.

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Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

Blake Griffin with the first six points of the game for the Clippers. Griffin 6, Rockets 2 with 10:15 left in the 1st quarter.

Buzzer-beater gives Lightning the win
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Tyler Johnson got the puck and slipped it into the net just as time expired. Tampa Bay leads the series against Montreal 3-0. Box score

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Deduno hit hard in Houston

Samuel Deduno allowed 10 ER on 11 hits in 4 2/3 innings for the Astros. Houston LHP Dallas Keuchel has only allowed 4 ER in 45 IP through 6 starts. The Astros trail the Rangers 10-0 at Minute Maid Park. Follow live

Jesse Rogers @ESPNChiCubs

Addison Russell with a double in the 5th here. Now leads the team in doubles this year with 6. That's not a misprint.

Chris Paul out again for Game 2
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Los Angeles was able to steal Game 1 on the road against the Rockets with Chris Paul watching from the bench -- which is where he'll be again tonight. Follow live

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Mets earn home run from challenge
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Originally ruled a double, Dilson Herrera was awarded his first HR this season in the 6th inning after Mets manager Terry Collins challenged the play. The Mets lead the O's 5-1 in the 8th inning on ESPN.

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LeBron slams it down

LeBron James said after a disappointing Game 1 that he'd have to change his mindset. His mindset appeared to be "attack" on this must-see slam against Jimmy Butler and the Bulls in Cleveland's Game 2 win.

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LeBron best vs. Bulls

LeBron James has scored 26.9 PPG in 17 career playoff games against the Bulls. That's actually 1 point lower than his overall playoff average, but still good enough for the best average by any player vs. Chicago (min. 10 games).

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Final: Cavaliers 106, Bulls 91
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After not having a lead at all in Game 1, the Cavaliers led wire to wire in Game 2 to tie their series with the Bulls at 1-1. LeBron James led the way with 33 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists for Cleveland. Box score

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Katie Strang @KatieStrangESPN

Great pace of play to close out the end of the second period. We're tied here 1-1, because it's Caps and Rangers so of course we are

Shane Battier @ShaneBattier

Watching Bulls/Cavs. I admit. I miss the playoffs. Nothing better. Every possession means something. Meaningful basketball.