SCORED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SCORED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA playoffs: Aldridge's 43 carry Blazers past Rockets 112-105 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57858335-77/points-houston-aldridge-portland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57858335-77/points-houston-aldridge-portland.html.csp">NBA playoffs: Aldridge's 43 carry Blazers past Rockets 112-105</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kristie Rieken</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T23:28:15.847-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • LaMarcus Aldridge scored 43 points and Damian Lillard made six free throws down the stretch to give the Portland Trail Blazers a 112-105 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night and a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff series. Aldridge has made the most of the return to his home state and put the Trail Blazers in control heading home for Game 3 in Portland. Aldridge became the first player with consecutive 40-point games in the playoffs since LeBron James did it in May of 2009 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578583352014-04-23T23:28:15.847-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-23T23:28:15.847-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57858335@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:28:15 MDT NHL: Columbus beats Pittsburgh in OT for first home playoff victory http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57858277-77/series-columbus-2-2-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57858277-77/series-columbus-2-2-game.html.csp">NHL: Columbus beats Pittsburgh in OT for first home playoff victory</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T23:07:50.749-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbus, Ohio • Brandon Dubinsky scored with 22.5 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and Nick Foligno’s wrist shot just inside the blue line 2:49 into the extra session gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. The Blue Jackets overcame a 3-0 deficit for their first home playoff victory in the franchise’s 13 seasons, sending the series back to Pittsburgh for Game 5 on Saturday night tied 2-2. Craig Adams, Chris Kunitz, James Neal sco...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578582772014-04-23T23:07:50.749-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-23T23:07:50.749-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57858277@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:07:50 MDT NBA playoffs: Lebron, Heat survive to beat Bobcats for 2-0 series lead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57858106-77/miami-charlotte-heat-bobcats.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57858106-77/miami-charlotte-heat-bobcats.html.csp">NBA playoffs: Lebron, Heat survive to beat Bobcats for 2-0 series lead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tim Reynolds</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T23:17:43.151-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • LeBron James drove to the rim as time was winding down, got clobbered by Josh McRoberts and sat on the hardwood gathering himself for a few seconds afterward. It was fitting. Miami took Charlotte’s best shot, and survived. James scored 32 points and added eight assists, Chris Bosh scored 20 points and the Heat wasted two big leads before hanging on to beat the Bobcats 101-97 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round series. Dwyane Wade scored 15 points...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578581062014-04-23T23:17:43.151-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-23T23:17:43.151-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57858106@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:17:43 MDT NBA playoff capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57855102-77/points-game-scored-playoff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57855102-77/points-game-scored-playoff.html.csp">NBA playoff capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T11:02:23.707-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 11:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WIZARDS 101, BULLS 99 CHICAGO • Bradley Beal came on strong late in regulation to finish with 26 points, Nene scored six of his 17 in overtime and the Washington Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 101-99 Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series. Washington rallied from 10 down in the fourth quarter after blowing a 17-point first-quarter lead. Nene scored the first six points in overtime after being held in check by Defensive Player of the Year Joakim Noah in regulation, and the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578551022014-04-23T11:02:23.707-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-23T11:02:23.707-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Bakersfield grabbed a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series, which resumes Thursday with Game 4 at Rabobank Arena. Bakersfield opened the scoring at 8:38 of the first period when Collin Bowman beat Utah goaltender Aaron Dell. The Grizzlies wiped out the 1-0 deficit, however, with two goals in the final 3:22. After Mart...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Kevin Durant had 36 points and 11 rebounds for the Thunder. Russell Westbrook scored 29 points for Oklahoma City, but he made just 11 of 28 shots. Randolph’s layup with 26 seconds left in overtime put the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578498792014-04-23T16:37:58.158-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-23T16:37:58.158-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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After leading a young Colorado squad to the playoffs in 2013, the former Dallas player has his new squad soaring out of the gates. FC Dallas leads the league with 16 points in seven matche...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Showing more spark after not taking enough challenging shots on goal in their 1-0 loss Friday night, the Bruins had 18 shots in the first period after managing just 25 in the entire opener. Luke Glendening cut Boston’s lead to 2-1 at 13:20 of the second period before Mil...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578451302014-04-21T23:36:31.667-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-21T23:36:31.667-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Aldridge fouled out with about a minute left in overtime and Lillard, who was making his playoff debut, took over. He scored the next five points for Portland and put the Trail...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578451132014-04-21T23:36:31.705-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-21T23:36:31.705-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Emery stood in for injured No. 1 goalkeeper Steve Mason and made 31 saves to help the Flyers rally from an early two-goal deficit and beat the New York Rangers 4-2 on Sunday to even the first-round playoff series. The Flyers had lost nine straight at Madison Square Garden, including 4-1 in the series opener on Thursday, since their last win there on Feb. 20, 2011. Emery hadn’t w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578426742014-04-20T23:30:05.496-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-20T23:30:05.496-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57842674@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:30:05 MDT Heat beat Bobcats; Jefferson hobbled http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57842564-77/game-james-miami-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57842564-77/game-james-miami-points.html.csp">Heat beat Bobcats; Jefferson hobbled</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-20T23:29:52.925-06:00">Updated Apr 20, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • Each of the last two Miami championship runs has been highlighted by moments when a sharpshooter enters a game and immediately provides a surprise spark. James Jones got his turn Sunday. And the lift he brought, combined with the expected playoff showings from LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, have the Heat off and running in these playoffs. James scored 27 points, Wade added 23 and the Heat rode two big runs — one late in the first half, the other down the stretch — to beat the Charlotte Bo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578425642014-04-20T23:29:52.925-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-20T23:29:52.925-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57842564@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:29:52 MDT NBA playoffs: LaMarcus Aldridge leads Portland over Houston 122-120 in OT http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57843471-77/houston-aldridge-points-portland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57843471-77/houston-aldridge-points-portland.html.csp">NBA playoffs: LaMarcus Aldridge leads Portland over Houston 122-120 in OT</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-20T23:32:04.51-06:00">Updated Apr 20, 2014 11:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • LaMarcus Aldridge scored a franchise playoff-record 46 points and Damian Lillard added 31, including the go-ahead free throws in overtime, to lift the Portland Trail Blazers to a 122-120 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday night in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series. Aldridge fouled out with about a minute left in overtime and Lillard, who was making his playoff debut, took over. He scored the next five points for Portland and put the Trail Blazers on top by one point wi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578434712014-04-20T23:32:04.51-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-20T23:32:04.51-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57843471@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:32:04 MDT NBA playoffs: Kevin Durant scores 33 to lead Thunder over Grizzlies in Game 1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57840902-77/points-thunder-memphis-oklahoma.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57840902-77/points-thunder-memphis-oklahoma.html.csp">NBA playoffs: Kevin Durant scores 33 to lead Thunder over Grizzlies in Game 1</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Cliff Brunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T16:58:19.16-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • Kevin Durant scored 13 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter to help the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 100-86 on Saturday night in the opening game of their first-round series. Russell Westbrook had 23 points and 10 rebounds and Serge Ibaka added 17 points and nine rebounds for the Thunder, who nearly squandered a 25-point lead but recovered from a dismal third quarter to make 10 of 16 shots in the fourth. Zach Randolph led Memphis with 21 points and 11 rebo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578409022014-04-22T16:58:19.16-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-22T16:58:19.16-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57840902@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:58:19 MDT Utah gymnastics: Florida’s Bridget Sloan has stunning fall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57838396-89/six-super-utah-gymnasts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57838396-89/six-super-utah-gymnasts.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Florida’s Bridget Sloan has stunning fall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T23:09:44.686-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Birmingham, Ala. • Utah’s failure to make the Super Six wasn’t the only surprise of the NCAA Championships. Perhaps the biggest shocker was Florida’s Bridget Sloan, the defending balance beam and all-around champion. Sloan, one of the sport’s most decorated gymnasts, fell off the balance beam and scored just 9.2. The mistake didn’t cost the Gators as they advanced to the Super Six, but it did cost Sloan a chance at more individual titles since only the top four gymnasts from each session on eac...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57838396@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:09:44 MDT NHL playoff capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57836217-77/game-playoff-scored-goals.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57836217-77/game-playoff-scored-goals.html.csp">NHL playoff capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T16:03:11.337-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 04:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BLUES 4, BLACKHAWKS 3 ST. LOUIS • Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Thursday night. Steen beat Corey Crawford off a pair of short passes from Steve Ott and David Backes to cap the longest overtime game in franchise history. Ryan Miller blanked the Blackhawks after Patrick Kane scored on a breakaway to put Chicago up 3-2 lat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578362172014-04-19T16:03:11.337-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-19T16:03:11.337-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836217@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:03:11 MDT NHL playoffs: St. Louis beat Chicago in triple overtime http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835136-77/game-overtime-beat-scored.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835136-77/game-overtime-beat-scored.html.csp">NHL playoffs: St. Louis beat Chicago in triple overtime</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T20:30:28.492-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 08:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Thursday night. Steen beat Corey Crawford off a pair of short passes from Steve Ott and David Backes to cap the longest overtime game in franchise history. “It’s big. We want to start this series off on a good note,” Steen said. “Especially at home in front of our fans.” Ryan Mi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578351362014-04-18T20:30:28.492-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-18T20:30:28.492-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57835136@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:30:28 MDT State colleges: Utah baseball team loses 3-1 to UCLA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835016-77/utah-runs-byu-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835016-77/utah-runs-byu-pac.html.csp">State colleges: Utah baseball team loses 3-1 to UCLA</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:16:05.812-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah baseball team broke a scoreless tie in the seventh inning Thursday night at Smith’s Ballpark, but the visiting UCLA Bruins plated three runs in the final two innings to escape with a 3-1 win in the series opener. U. starting pitcher Dalton Carroll had a no-hitter going into the sixth inning. He gave up an unearned run in the eighth, allowed just three hits and walked one while striking out a career-high nine. Wyler Smith and Cody Scaggari each had two hits for the Utes. The teams will p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57835016@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:16:05 MDT NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57832117-77/points-scored-season-seed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57832117-77/points-scored-season-seed.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T17:34:07.859-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 05:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WIZARDS 118, CELTICS 102 BOSTON • Bradley Beal scored 27 points and Washington clinched the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 118-102 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. The Wizards will be facing Chicago in their first playoff appearance since 2008. Trevor Booker scored 20 points, Marcin Gortat had 15 with 10 rebounds, and John Wall 15 points for Washington, which finished the regular season 44-38. It’s the most wins for the franchise since 45 in 2004-05. The Wizards jumpe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578321172014-04-18T17:34:07.859-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-18T17:34:07.859-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57832117@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:34:07 MDT NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57826842-77/points-clippers-nets-knicks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57826842-77/points-clippers-nets-knicks.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T16:25:31.686-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CLIPPERS 117, NUGGETS 105 LOS ANGELES • Blake Griffin scored 24 points while picking up his 16th technical, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Denver Nuggets 117-105 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 57th victory of the season. Chris Paul had 21 points and 10 assists, and J.J. Redick added 18 points in the Clippers’ finale at home, where they went 34-7 for another franchise mark. DeAndre Jordan had 13 points and 16 rebounds. The win kept the Clippers in the hun...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578268422014-04-17T16:25:31.686-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T16:25:31.686-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826842@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:31 MDT NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822406-77/points-scored-season-rebounds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822406-77/points-scored-season-rebounds.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:00:35.648-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WIZARDS 114, HEAT 93 WASHINGTON • The Miami Heat opted for rest for LeBron James and Chris Bosh over the pursuit of the Eastern Conference’s top seed, and the Washington Wizards capitalized in a 114-93 breeze of a game Monday night that clinched the No. 1 seed for the Indiana Pacers. Trevor Ariza scored 25 points for the Wizards, who shot 59 percent and made 14 3-pointers and remained one game ahead of the Charlotte Bobcats in the race for the East’s No. 6 seed. Washington is trying to avoid dro...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578224062014-04-16T16:00:35.648-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T16:00:35.648-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822406@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:35 MDT