Ryan Leads Falcons' 26-13 Playoff Win Over Upstart LA RamsThe defending NFC champion Falcons advanced from the wild-card round with a methodical 26-13 victory over the Rams on Saturday night.
49ers Handily Defeat Playoff-Bound Rams, 34-13The Rams (11-5), who clinched the NFC West last weekend, got everything they hoped for: healthy players and the NFC's No. 3 seed. They'll host the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday night.
Chargers Team Headlines: Can Chargers Clinch Playoff Spot On Final Day Of Regular Season?First, the Bolts need some help along the way, notably Tennessee losing its home game earlier in the day this Sunday against AFC South leader Jacksonville. Should that happen, all the Chargers need for their first playoff visit since 2013 is a win later in the afternoon at home against the hated Oakland Raiders.
Houston, You've Got A Problem! You Beat The Yankees But Now You Gotta Face The DodgersAfter sweeping the Astros in three games at Yankees Stadium, New York scored just three runs and had 20 hits in the four games at Houston, striking out 48 times.
Roberts Says Julio Urias Will Get Game 4 Start For Dodgers + Updated NLDS ScheduleGame 2 of the NLDS was rained out on Saturday -- and rescheduled for 10:08 a.m. PT on Sunday.
Blazers Eliminate Clippers From NBA Playoffs; Win Series 4-2Damian Lillard scored 28 points and the Portland Trail Blazers advanced to the Western Conference semifinals by holding off the resilient Los Angeles Clippers 106-103 on Friday night to claim the first-round playoff series 4-2.
Lillard Drops 32 And Blazers Beat Clippers 96-88 In Game 3Damian Lillard scored 32 points and the Portland Trail Blazers found their offense at home, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 96-88 on Saturday night to pull within 2-1 in the Western Conference first-round series.
Ducks Defeat Predators In Game 5, Take 3-2 Series LeadThe Anaheim Ducks have defeated the Nashville Predators 5-2 on Saturday to take a 3-2 series lead.
Smith, Rinne Lead Predators To 3-2 Win Over Ducks In Game 2Craig Smith had a goal and an assist, Pekka Rinne made 27 saves and the Nashville Predators confidently claimed their second straight road victory to open their first-round series, 3-2 over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 2 on Sunday night.
Clippers Down Blazers 115-95 With 3 Double-Doubles In Game 1Chris Paul had 28 points and 11 assists as one of three Clippers with a double-double, leading Los Angeles to a 115-95 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers in the opener of their first-round playoff series Sunday night.
Pavelski Leads Sharks To 2-1 Win Over Kings, 2-0 Series LeadCaptain Joe Pavelski scored his third goal in two games, Martin Jones made 27 saves and the San Jose Sharks took a 2-0 series lead on the Los Angeles Kings with a 2-1 victory in Game 2 on Saturday night.
Forsberg Goes To Bank In Predators' 3-2 Win Over DucksFilip Forsberg got credit for the tiebreaking goal with 9:35 to play, and the Nashville Predators opened their first-round playoff series with a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night.