Wednesday, June 2

by | Jun 2, 2021 | Articles, Quick Hits

Matthew Barefoot (Midway, Campbell) went 1-for-4 and drew a walk for the Asheville Tourists on Tuesday night in a 7-4 loss at Greenville. … Isa Banks of Clinton has signed to play basketball at Elizabeth City State. Her dad, Travis “Scooter” Banks, played basketball at Wake Forest. … Tampa Bay took a 2-0 series lead over the Carolina Hurricanes with a 2-1 win in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs in Raleigh on Tuesday night. … Brooklyn closed out its first round NBA playoff series with a 123-109 home win over Boston as James Harden had 34 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. … Denver took a 3-2 series lead over visiting Portland with a 147-140 double overtime victory. … Phoenix went up 3-2 on the Los Angeles Lakers by a 115-85 margin. … Matchups tonight include Washington at Philadelphia (NBATV, 7 p.m.), Atlanta at New York (TNT, 7:30 p.m.), Memphis at Utah (NBATV, 9:30 p.m.) and Dallas at the Los Angeles Clippers (TNT, 10 p.m.). The 76ers, Hawks and Jazz have 3-1 series leads. The Mavericks and Clippers are tied, 2-2.

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