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Wake N’ Blog For May 7th: Andrew McCarthy Would Have His Agent On The Phone Trying To Make A Deal – If He Still Had One

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NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Pittsburgh won the game they had to and avoided going down 3-0 in the series, beating Washington 3-2 on Kris Letang’s goal at 11:23 in the first overtime. Carolina took a 2-1 series lead as the Hurricanes beat the Bruins 3-2 in overtime. Jussi Jokinen scored the game-winner. [NHL.com Scoreboard]

NBA Playoffs. Ron Artest got back to being his usual self, getting ejected along with Laker Derek Fisher, but Los Angeles evened up the series at one game apiece by beating the Rockets 111-98. The Celtics tied their series up with the Magic as well, winning 112-94. Rajon Rondo had his third triple-double of the playoffs with 15 points, 18 assists and 11 rebounds in the win. [NBA.com Scoreboard]

MLB Scoreboard. Johan Santana continued his brilliant pitching this season, going 7 innings and giving up 2 hits and no runs in the Mets’ 1-0 victory over the Phillies. Sidney Ponson (?) led the way as Kansas City keeps playing solid baseball as the Royals beat the Mariners 9-1. The Dodgers are now 13-0 at home, a Major League record for most consecutive home wins to start a season by beating the Nationals 10-3. [MLB.com Scoreboard]

And they can build this dream together, standing strong forever, nothing’s gonna stop them now. (Yes, I’ve seen Mannequin – I was young and impressionable – wanna fight about it?) Restaurateur Kenny Tessel has a problem – the busty 5′ 10″ mannequin he has tethered to the outside of his establishment in considered a sign and requires a permit. Why won’t people just let them live? Sure, Kenny’s love for the mannequin is unorthodox, but why is it anybody else’s business? [Yahoo!/AP]