(Undated) — Here is the latest sports news: Irving waiting on new contract. Raptors tab Casey’s replacement. Warriors have third parade in four years. Capitals have their parade too. Tigers lose Cabrera for season.

>>Irving Passing On Celtics’ Extension For Now

(Boston, MA) — Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving is willing to bet on himself. Irving said he’s going to pass on a contract extension with Boston this summer and will wait until 2019 when he can become an unrestricted free agent. It makes financial sense for Irving, who can get significantly more money from the Celts next summer. He played in only 60 games this year and missed the entire playoffs.

>>Report: Raptors Hire Nurse As Next Head Coach

(Toronto, Ontario) — The Raptors are staying within the organization to replace Dwane Casey. According to ESPN, Toronto will promote assistant Nick Nurse to be its next head coach. Casey was fired after a 59-win season that saw Toronto swept by the Cavaliers in the second round of the NBA playoffs. Nurse is 50 years old and was a head coach in the G-League for six seasons.

>>Warriors Celebrate Another Championship

(Oakland, CA) — The Warriors celebrated their third championship in four years in the streets of Oakland yesterday. Golden State held a victory parade after sweeping the LeBron James and the Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. Draymond Green trolled James with an “Arthur” fish t-shirt that LeBron used in a meme during the regular season.

>>Capitals Fans Celebrate With Championship Parade

(Washington, DC) — Tens of thousands of Capitals fans lined up along Constitution Avenue to catch a glimpse of their home team and the Stanley Cup. A massive championship parade kicked off yesterday morning and the celebration continued with a rally at the National Mall. The 2018 Stanley Cup championship is DC’s first major sports title of any kind since the Redskins won the Super Bowl in 1992.

>>Tigers 1B Cabrera To Have Season-Ending Biceps Surgery

(Detroit, MI) — The season is over for Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera. He will have surgery after rupturing a tendon in his left biceps. Cabrera left last night’s game against the Twins in Detroit while batting in the third inning. The two-time AL MVP swung at a 1-1 pitch and immediately dropped the bat and clutched his upper left arm. “Miggy” hit .301 with three home runs and 22 RBI this season.


MLB National League
Philadelphia Phillies 5, Colorado Rockies 4
Miami Marlins 3, San Francisco Giants 1
Atlanta Braves 8, New York Mets 2
Milwaukee Brewers 4, Chicago Cubs 0
San Diego Padres 4, St. Louis Cardinals 2
Arizona Diamondbacks 13, Pittsburgh Pirates 8

MLB American League
Boston Red Sox 6, Baltimore Orioles 4
Tampa Bay Rays 4, Toronto Blue Jays 1
Minnesota Twins 6, Detroit Tigers 4
Chicago White Sox 5, Cleveland Indians 1
Houston Astros 6, Oakland Athletics 3
Seattle Mariners 6, Los Angeles Angels 3

MLB Interleague
New York Yankees 3, Washington Nationals 0
Cincinnati Reds 5, Kansas City Royals 1 (10 INN)
Los Angeles Dodgers 12, Texas Rangers 5

Las Vegas Aces 101, Indiana Fever 92 (OT)
Phoenix Mercury 75, Dallas Wings 72
Seattle Storm 96, Chicago Sky 85
Los Angeles Sparks 72, Atlanta Dream 64

>>WEDNESDAY’S SCHEDULE (All times are Eastern)

MLB National League
12:10 p.m. – New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
2:10 p.m. – Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee Brewers
3:40 p.m. – Pittsburgh Pirates at Arizona Diamondbacks
7:05 p.m. – Colorado Rockies at Philadelphia Phillies
7:10 p.m. – San Francisco Giants at Miami Marlins
8:15 p.m. – San Diego Padres at St. Louis Cardinals

MLB American League
1:10 p.m. – Toronto Blue Jays at Tampa Bay Rays
3:05 p.m. – Boston Red Sox at Baltimore Orioles
4:10 p.m. – Los Angeles Angels at Seattle Mariners
7:10 p.m. – Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers
8:10 p.m. – Cleveland Indians at Chicago White Sox
10:05 p.m. – Houston Astros at Oakland Athletics

MLB Interleague
7:05 p.m. – Washington Nationals at New York Yankees
8:15 p.m. – Cincinnati Reds at Kansas City Royals
10:10 p.m. – Texas Rangers at Los Angeles Dodgers

7:00 p.m. – Washington Mystics at Connecticut Sun
7:00 p.m. – Las Vegas Aces at New York Liberty

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