After four straight years of Games 7 losses at home, the Anaheim Ducks finally won a Game 7 in front of their home crowd. The Ducks narrowly defeated the Edmonton Oilers 2-1, and now move on to the Western Conference Final to face the Nashville Predators. The victory on Wednesday night was the Ducks’ first Game 7 win since 2006 when the then-Mighty Ducks beat the Calgary Flames in the same round.
Markelle Fultz is expected to be the first or second pick in the June draft. Fultz is interviewing at the combine with the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings and New York Knicks. Fultz is one of the only top projected picks to attend the pre-draft combine in Chicago
The New York Knicks are believed to be targeting Frank Ntilikina, De’Aaron Fox and Malik Monk at No. 7 if they don’t move up in next week’s lottery. The Knicks also are high on Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and Josh Jackson. The Knicks have a long-term need at point guard with Derrick Rose entering
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Matt Wieters burns his old club with a walk-off single, Toronto gets a walk-off win of its own, plus the Giants come back to beat the Mets
Boston took a 3-2 series lead Wednesday because of an important and overlooked group: the role players.
With attention on Isaiah Thomas, Celtics flip the script on Wizards
Ovechkin’s Game 7 play raises questions
Isaiah Thomas is the driving force behind the Celtics, but Boston proved Wednesday night it has plenty of other weapons in an easy 123-101 victory over the Wizards in Game 5. The Celtics hold a 3-2 series lead as the series heads to Washington for Game 6. This game was never in doubt. The Celtics came
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Alexander Ovechkin and the Capitals once again saw their season end in the second round against the Penguins.