Hawks Soar Past Nets 111-87, Finish Off Nets In 6 Games Paul Millsap had 25 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Atlanta Hawks finally finished off the Brooklyn Nets in six games, advancing to the Eastern Conference semifinals with a 111-87 victory Friday.
Royals Take Care Of Business, Blast Giants In Game 6 Of World SeriesA couple hundred fans stood behind the Royals dugout for more than a half-hour after the final out, screaming and waving white rally towels. Bring on Game 7!
World Series Game 6: Peavy Takes Hill With Giants On Cusp Of TitleIn Lorenzo Cain's view, the Royals have a big advantage: "We're definitely not facing Bumgarner (Tuesday), so that definitely helps."
Rangers Top Penguins 3-1, Force Game 7 Martin St. Louis and Carl Hagelin scored 2:51 apart in the first period, and Henrik Lundqvist made 36 saves and the New York Rangers avoided elimination again with a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday night.
Nets Beat Raptors 97-83 To Force Game 7Deron Williams scored 23 points, shaking off a second-half injury, and the Brooklyn Nets forced a seventh game in their first-round series by beating the Toronto Raptors 97-83 on Friday night.
We Lost, Let's Move On: Rangers Quickly Shift Focus To Do-Or-Die Game 7As they trailed in the series, the Flyers always believed they'd return to New York. Even on short rest, they're ready for one more comeback. It's up to the Rangers to make sure that doesn't happen.
Flyers Beat Rangers 5-2, Force Game 7Wayne Simmonds scored three goals and Steve Mason stopped 34 shots to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers on Tuesday night, forcing a decisive Game 7 of their Eastern Conference playoff series.
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.
Mookie Wilson Says He's Best Friends With Bill BucknerBill Buckner became the punching bag for Red Sox Nation after botching that little roller up along first in Game 6 of the 1986 World Series. But believe it or not, now he's BFFs with the man on the better end of that play.
Party Like It's 1918: Boston Rejoices In World Series Victory At HomeThe Red Sox have now won three World Series in the past decade — but not since the days of Babe Ruth had Boston won a fall classic in its beloved Fenway Park.
Dominant David Ortiz Named World Series MVPBig Papi walked off as the MVP after Boston won 6-1 Wednesday night in Game 6, capping a week in which he spurred the Red Sox with a mix of power, patience and a most timely pep talk.
Many Blackhawks Fans Miss The Big Game After Storm Knocks Out PowerThose who got to see the Blackhawks rally to beat the Bruins and win the Stanley Cup last night won’t soon forget it, but unfortunately neither will those who didn’t get to see the big win, after a strong, fast-moving storm knocked out power.