Hartley's Sports ShortsSports HARTLEY’S SPORTS SHORTS: THURSDAY, JUNE 6TH SHARE ON: Hartley Miller, staff Thursday, Jun. 6th, 2019 (As of 12:01 AM) NBA: Toronto Raptors 123 Golden State Warriors 109 The Raptors outscored the Warriors in each quarter to take a 2-1 series lead in the NBA Finals. Kawhi Leonard led six Raptors in double figures with 30 points. Kawhi Leonard’s 13th 30-point game of the #NBAPlayoffs leads the @Raptors to a 2-1 #NBAFinals lead! #SAPStatLineOfTheNight pic.twitter.com/Xw1x8u3h6S — NBA.com/Stats (@nbastats) June 6, 2019 Danny Green had six three-pointers in an 18-point performance for Toronto. The Raptors made 17 three-pointers, tied for the most by any team on the road in Finals history. Serge Ibaka added 6 blocks for Toronto, a Finals record for most in a game by a player coming off the bench. Stephen Curry had a playoff-best 47 points for the banged-up Warriors, who lost for the first time in six games at Oracle Arena. #WETHENORTH@kawhileonard (30 PTS, 7 REB, 6 AST), @Klow7 (23 PTS, 5 3PM, 9 AST), & @DGreen_14 (18 PTS, 6 3PM) all come up big in the @Raptors (2-1) Game 3 win on the road! #NBAFinals Game 4: Friday (6/7), 9pm/et, ABC & TSN pic.twitter.com/KkX4NqvgWT — NBA (@NBA) June 6, 2019 Golden State played without both Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant. Thompson is expected to return for Game 4 Friday night at 6:00 in Oakland. Toronto is 4-4 on the road this postseason (9-3 at home). WARRIORS/RAPTORS SCHEDULE (PT) Thu May 30th–Game 1 Golden State at Toronto RAPTORS WON 118-109 Sun June 2nd–Game 2 Golden State at Toronto WARRIORS WON 109-104 Wed June 5th–Game 3 Toronto at Golden State RAPTORS WON 123-109 Fri June 7th—Game 4 Toronto at Golden State 6 PM Mon June 10th–Game 5 Golden State at Toronto 6 PM Thu June 13th–Game 6* Toronto at Golden State 6 PM Sun June 16th–Game 7* Golden State at Toronto 5 PM NHL: Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara is a game-time decision. The Bruins host the St. Louis Blues tonight in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final with the series tied 2-2. The 42-year-old Chara is dealing with a suspected fractured jaw. 2019 Stanley Cup Final Schedule/Results (All games 5 PM PT) Game 1 May 27–St. Louis at Boston BRUINS WON 4-2 Game 2 May 29–St. Louis at Boston BLUES WON 3-2 IN OT Game 3 June 1–Boston at St. Louis BRUINS WON 7-2 Game 4 June 3–Boston at St. Louis BLUES WON 4-2 Game 5 June 6–St. Louis at Boston Game 6 June 9–Boston at St. Louis *Game 7 June 12–St. Louis at Boston * If Necessary WHL: The Spokane Chiefs have joined the Prince George Cougars and Kamloops Blazers as WHL teams searching for a head coach. Dan Lambert, the Chiefs head coach for the last two years, is leaving Spokane to become an assistant coach with the Nashville Predators. Chiefs head coach Dan Lambert (@DanLambert15) has accepted a coaching position with @PredsNHL. Congratulations, Lambo! 🔗 | https://t.co/7jdTpWxJQ9#GoChiefsGo #OnceAChief #Preds pic.twitter.com/ETqZJ8vSC1 — Spokane Chiefs (@spokanechiefs) June 4, 2019 PG SENIOR LACROSSE: Northland Nissan Assault 14 RPR Mechanical/JR Construction Bandits 11 PG Senior Lacrosse tonight (Thursday) at 8:00 at Kin 1 features the 9-0 Westwood Pub Devils against the 5-4 Mackenzie Lumberjacks. League Standings: (As of June 6th morning) Westwood Pub Devils 9-0 Northland Nissan Assault 6-4 Mackenzie Conifex Power Lumberjacks 5-4 RPR Mechanical/JR Construction Bandits 3-7 Quesnel Summit Electric Crossfire 1-9 MLB: Toronto Blue Jays 11 New York Yankees 7 The 23-38 Jays go for a three-game sweep of the AL East-leading Yankees tonight in Toronto. The Blue Jays schedule/results right here. The MLB standings are right here. FRENCH OPEN: Roger Federer will play 11-time champ Rafael Nadal in the men’s semifinals on Friday at the French Open. Nadal is 5-0 against the 37-year-old Federer at Roland Garros. Top-seeded Novak Djokovic won his quarterfinals in straight sets over #5 Alexander Zverev.