BOSTON (AP) – Carl Gunnarsson scored 3:51 into overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins, tying the Stanley Cup final at a game apiece. Gunnarsson’s tally was the first goal since teammate Vladimir Tarasenko scored late in the first period. Jordan Binnington stopped 21 shots and was perfect after Joakim Nordstrom beat him midway through the first period.
TORONTO (AP) – Toronto Raptors reserve OG Anunoby hopes to return during the NBA Finals after missing almost seven weeks because of an emergency appendectomy. Anunoby had surgery April 11, two days before the Raptors opened the first round of the playoffs against Orlando. The second-year forward played in 67 games this season, averaging 7.0 points and 2.9 rebounds.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera left “hand print markings” on his girlfriend’s neck during a domestic assault inside an Atlantic City casino. That’s according to a police report obtained by The Philadelphia Inquirer, which also states that Herrera also left “small scratches” on her arms. He was arrested at the Golden Nugget casino Monday night and placed on administrative leave by Major League Baseball while the case is investigated.
PARIS (AP) – Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka are part of today’s French Open schedule. Fourth seed Dominic Thiem and No. 9 Fabio Fognini also see action on the main courts, as do Gael Monfils and Lucas Pouille . Serena Williams and women’s third seed Simona Halep will try to advance to the third round.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) – Caster Semenya has appealed the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s decision to uphold testosterone regulations for some female athletes in track and field. Lawyers for the two-time Olympic 800-meter champion say she has lodged an appeal with the Swiss Federal Tribunal, Switzerland’s supreme court. Under the IAAF’s new rules, upheld by the Switzerland-based CAS this month, Semenya is not allowed to run in international races from 400 meters to one mile unless she medically lowers her natural testosterone levels.