SCOREBOARD
Monday, May 12
Boston at Cleveland (8 p.m. EDT). The Celtics are winless on the road this postseason but still lead the Cavaliers 2-1 in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

Tuesday, May 13
Orlando at Detroit (7 p.m. EDT). The Pistons will try to close out the Magic in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference semifinal.

STAR
Sunday
-Andrei Kirilenko, Jazz, blocked Kobe Bryant twice in overtime and converted a three-point play with 35 seconds remaining as Utah beat the Los Angeles Lakers 123-115, tying the Western Conference semifinals at 2-2.

EVENED UP
rn Conference semifinals at 2-2. Tony Parker added 21 points for the Spurs, who led nearly the entire game and are assured of a Game 6 back in San Antonio. Game 5 is Tuesday in New Orleans.

STRONG IN DEFEAT
Kobe Bryant finished with 33 points and 10 assists in the Lakers' 123-115 loss to the Utah Jazz in Game 4 of their Western Conference semifinal on Sunday.

SPEAKING
``Our intensity was terrible. From Game 1 to Game 4, ours has gotten worse and theirs has gotten better. And that's been the difference. They're just kicking our butts right now. Is that simple enough?'' - Hornets coach Byron Scott after a 100-80 loss to the San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 on Sunday night that evened the Western Conference semifinals at 2-2.

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