Islanders Take Game 5 2-1 In Double OvertimeAlan Quine's power-play goal at exactly 16 minutes of the second overtime gave the Islanders a 2-1 victory over the Florida Panthers early Saturday in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.
Rangers Still Alive After OT Win In Game 5, Cut Caps Lead To 3-2Ryan McDonagh scored 9:37 into overtime and the New York Rangers kept their Stanley Cup hopes alive with a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Friday night.
Canadiens Surge Past Rangers 7-4, Force Game 6Rene Bourque had a hat trick and the Montreal Canadiens kept their playoff hopes alive with a 7-4 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final on Tuesday.
Rangers Have Flyers On The Ropes After 4-2, Game 5 WinBrad Richards and Dominic Moore scored second-period goals, and Henrik Lundqvist made 24 saves as the New York Rangers pushed the Philadelphia Flyers to the brink of elimination with a 4-2 victory in Game 5 on Sunday.
Red Sox Top Cardinals 3-1 In World Series Game 5The Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals after six innings Monday night, taking a 3-2 World Series lead.
Pirates' Run Ends As Wainwright Pitches Cardinals Into NLCSAdam Wainwright went all the way on the mound Wednesday night, pitching the Cardinals past the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 and into the NL championship series for the third straight season.
Manu Ginobili Sparks Spurs To Game 5 WinManu Ginobili ran onto the floor as fans stood and screamed. He went to the bench, and they chanted his name. The sights and sounds of so many San Antonio spring nights were back Sunday — and the real party might be just a few days away.
Lichtenstein: No Deja Vu In Brooklyn; Nets Close Deal, Stave Off EliminationThough I've got to stick with my Bulls in six prediction, maybe the Nets have finally figured out how to close games. I'd give almost anything to be wrong.
Nets Facing Must-Win Game 5 Against Bulls At Barclays CenterNo use looking back now for the Brooklyn Nets. Game 4 hurt, physically and mentally, but there's nothing they can do about it.
Granderson Busts Out Of Playoff Funk In Yankees' ALDS-Clinching WinGranderson had a career year in 2012 -- both good and bad. Against the Orioles in the division series he was just plain bad. That is, until Game 5.
Yankees' ALCS Hopes Rest On Broad Shoulders Of CC SabathiaIt all comes down to this: a do-or-die Game 5 at Yankee Stadium. New York has to like its chances with Sabathia on the mound.
Never-Say-Die Devils Believing They Can Pull Off The (Nearly) ImpossibleWinning Game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals did more than keep the Devils alive. It gave them a sniff, a scent, a feeling. Call it momentum if you want.