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Tuesday tidbits in case you missed them

NBA

  1. The Miami Heat crushed the Philadelphia 76er’s 120-85 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semi-finals. Jimmy Butler led the way for the Heat with 23 points and 9 rebounds, Max Strus added 19 points and 10 rebounds. Joel Embiid was held to just 17 points by the Heat defense. Miami leads the series 3-2. The 76er’s faces a do-or-die Game 6 on Thursday night in Philadelphia.

Happy #TylerTuesday to all who celebrate pic.twitter.com/xcRW6fpJAu — Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) May 11, 2022

  1. The Phoenix Suns take a 3-2 lead in the series after beating the Dallas Mavericks 110 – 80.  Devin Booker was on top for the Suns scoring 28 points and 7 rebounds. Luka Doncic led the Mavericks with 28 points and 11 rebounds in their losing effort. Game 6 is Thursday in Dallas.

Connecting and creating pure art. 🖼 pic.twitter.com/Xw8zB7IsOB — Phoenix Suns (@Suns) May 11, 2022

  1. Wednesday Playoff schedule : Milwaukee Bucks at Boston Celtics – 7:00pm EST (TNT), Golden State Warriors at Memphis Grizzles – 9:30pm EST (TNT)

NHL

  1. Rookie Seth Jarvis scored 2 goals and Antti Raanta finished with 34 saves to help the Hurricanes beat the Boston Bruins 5-1 on Tuesday night for a 3-2 lead in the series. Game 6 will be Thursday in Boston.

It's Jarvy's world, we're just living in it pic.twitter.com/hoIYMQVP5o — Carolina Hurricanes (@Canes) May 11, 2022

  1. Auston Matthews scored the tiebreaking goal with 6:06 left in the 3rd period and the Maple Leafs rallied back from an early 2-goal deficit to beat the Lightning 4-3 on Tuesday night. Toronto takes a 3-2 lead in the 1st-round playoff series.

MIKEY! MITCHY! MATTY! pic.twitter.com/cZHjVKyoQ3 — Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) May 11, 2022

  1. Vladimir Tarasenko had 3 goals in the 3rd period to break open a tied game and series. The St. Louis Blues pushed the Wild to the brink of elimination with a 5-2 victory in Game 5 on Tuesday night. Game 6 is Thursday in St. Louis.

Not Saad about this at all. #stlblues pic.twitter.com/cNxHUQ900H — St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) May 11, 2022

  1. Adrian Kempe scored 1:12 into overtime to give the Los Angeles Kings a 5-4 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. he Kings hold a 3-2 lead in the 1st-round playoff series. Game 6 is in LA on Thursday night.

Get juiced, LA, we're coming home for Game 6! 🧃#GKG pic.twitter.com/bnyMvEYcgS — x – LA Kings (@LAKings) May 11, 2022

  1. Wednesday Playoff schedule : Pittsburg Penguins at New York Rangers – 7:00pm EST (ESPN), Washington Capitals at Florida Panthers – 7:30pm EST (ESPN2), Dallas Stars at Calgary Flames – 9:30pm EST (ESPN)

MLB

  1. Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander missed out on his 4th no-no by just 5-outs. Houston beat the Minnesota Twins 5-0 Tuesday night for its 8th straight win.

Vintage JV tonight. Tonight's @budweiserusa Player of the Game!#LevelUp pic.twitter.com/0S8O2dxaPa — Houston Astros (@astros) May 11, 2022

  1. Los Angeles Angels left-hander Reid Detmers threw a no-hitter in his 11th career start on Tuesday against the Tampa Bay Rays at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. The Angels won 12-0.

What a moment! A no-hitter for Reid Detmers! (MLB x @budweiserusa) pic.twitter.com/UZ9ohyejRd — MLB (@MLB) May 11, 2022