CLEVELAND (AP) — Justin Masterson twirled a four-hit shutout and the Cleveland Indians stopped the New York Yankees' five-game winning streak 1-0 in the first game of a doubleheader in Cleveland. Jason Kipnis homered in the first inning for the only run of the game that took a mere two hours, 26 minutes.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Changes are coming to the front office of the Buffalo Bills, who haven't made the NFL playoffs in 13 years. Their 73-year-old general manager Buddy Nix is stepping down, and assistant GM Doug Whaley is expected to take over for Nix, who is staying with the team as a special assistant.
UNDATED (AP) — A pair of Game 7's tonight will decide who advances to the semifinal round of the Eastern Conference playoffs in the NHL. Toronto is at Boston and the New York Rangers visit Washington in opening round series finales.
MAGNITOGORSK, Russia (AP) — Veteran NHL coach Mike Keenan has a new job. The 63-year-old Keenan, whose teams have won more than 600 games during a 25-year career with eight teams, has signed a two-year contract to coach the Russian club Metallurg Magnitogorsk of the Kontinental Hockey League.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Chattanooga has hired Virginia Commonwealth assistant Will Wade as the Mocs' new men's basketball coach. Wade had been with Shaka Smart at VCU the past four seasons where he helped the Rams to four straight postseason appearances, including a trip to the 2011 Final Four.