News from 4/22
1. The Az Diamondbacks defeated the Pirates 12-4 last night in Pittsburgh. The Dbacks, after trailing 4-1 after 6 innings, scored 7 runs in the top of the 7th inning and 4 more in the 8th to blow out the Pirates. Game 2 of the 4 game series is tonight.
2. In the NBA playoffs Milwaukee beat Detroit 127-104 to sweep the series and Utah beat Houston 107-91 to stay alive in that series.
3. In the NHL playoffs Carolina beat Washington 5-2 and Dallas beat Nashville 2-1 in overtime to win the series.
4. The Phx Suns announced that they have fired Head Coach Igor Kokoskov after just one season. The Suns finished dead last in the West with a record of 19-63, the 2nd worst in franchise history.
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