Hertl, Jones Help Sharks Finish Sweep Of Ducks With 2-1 WinTomas Hertl scored the tiebreaking goal 9:09 into the third period, Martin Jones was spectacular in goal yet again, and the San Jose Sharks completed a first-round sweep of the rival Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1 victory in Game 4 on Wednesday night.
Hitting The Jackpot: Knights Sweep Kings With 1-0 WinBrayden McNabb scored against his former team in the second period, lifting Vegas to a 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night that made the Golden Knights the first expansion team in NHL history to sweep its first playoff series.
Couture, Jones Lead Sharks Past Ducks Again On Road, 3-2Logan Couture had a goal and an assist, Martin Jones made 28 saves and the San Jose Sharks excelled on the road again, beating the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 Saturday night to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.
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.