Steve Nash Climbs Assists List

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_d0508151e6.jpgNBA via Los Angeles Lakers (LOS ANGELES) -- Lakers guard Steve Nash passed Mark Jackson on the all-time assists list during Tuesday night's 145-130 loss to the Rockets. Nash hit Jodie Meeks with a lead pass for his fifth assist of the night that passed Mark Jackson for No. 3 on the all-time list, giving him 10,335 for his career.

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Nowitzki Reaches Career Milestone in Mavs' Victory

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_7abf147329.jpgNBA via Dallas Mavericks (SALT LAKE CITY) --  Dirk Nowitzki has played his way into the top 10 of the NBA's all-time scoring list. Nowitzki scored 21 points as the Dallas Mavericks dunked the Utah Jazz 95-83 on Tuesday night, giving him 26,714 for his career. He passed Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson for 10th place on the list after swishing a jumper at the start of the fourth quarter.

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Braun Hits Three Home Runs as Brewers Rout Phillies

Getty_S_040914_Ryan Braun.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1397023817975Drew Hallowell/Getty Images Sport (PHILADELPHIA) --  Ryan Braun hit three home runs and had seven RBIs as the Milwaukee Brewers sent the Philadelphia Phillies packing 10-4 on Tuesday. Despite a smattering of boos and taunts from Philadelphia fans, Braun turned in one of the finest performances of his career. "I love it," Braun said after the game.

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Nets Complete Season Sweep of Heat in Thriller

Getty_S_040914_Mason Plumlee.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1397023569725Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Sport (MIAMI) --  Meet the Brooklyn Nets, the only NBA team this season to go undefeated against the Miami Heat. Rookie Mason Plumlee blocked LeBron James' dunk attempt at the rim with two seconds left, and the Nets hung on to edge the two-time defending champs 88-87 on Tuesday night. With the victory, the Nets (43-34), finished off a four-game regular season sweep of Miami.

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UConn Wins Record 9th NCAA Championship

Getty_S_040914_UConn Champs.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1397024006654Andy Lyons/Getty Images Sport (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) --  Once again, Geno Auriemma and the Connecticut Huskies stand alone atop the world of women's college basketball. In the first NCAA basketball championship game featuring two undefeated teams, the Huskies cruised to a 79-58 win over Notre Dame on Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena. Connecticut (40-0), has now won a record nine national championships.

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