I wouldn’t worry much about Dirk Nowitzki’s bad finger on his left hand. It shouldn’t affect his shooting much — but if it does the series is as good as over.
Whatever Manny Malhotra said to Raffi Torres before the third period of the Stanley Cup finals opener Wednesday night, the journeyman wing turned it into a dramatic game-winning goal for the Canucks — even if Torres waited until the very last minute to do it.
Toney Douglas played well when he replaced an injured Chauncey Billups during the regular season. There’s much more at stake now.
Despite losing Game 1, the Rangers showed exactly why they are going to be the hardest team in the NHL to eliminate in a seven-game series.
As Game 2 unraveled in a disastrous eighth inning for the Texas Rangers, closer Neftali Feliz was nowhere to be found.
New York’s decision to start Phil Hughes instead of Andy Pettitte in Game 2 of the ALCS left many Yankees fans scratching their heads. Now we may know why the October veteran was held until Game 3.
Two of the newest Braves produced the key plays to keep Atlanta from the brink of playoff elimination.
Andy Pettitte is the winningest postseason pitcher in major league history, but for the first time there may be some apprehension as he heads to the mound for the New York Yankees in this year’s playoffs.