Archive for April, 2013

Bryan Bickell s OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Wild in Game 1

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Bryan Bickell scored in overtime on a two-on-one rush, and the Chicago Blackhawks started the playoffs on a winning note after dominating the regular season, beating the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Tuesday night.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/game/1322623/?cmp=rss

Zach Randolph, Grizzlies take series lead against Clippers

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Zach Randolph scored 10 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter and the Memphis Grizzlies capitalized on Blake Griffin's ankle injury to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 103-93 on Tuesday night, taking a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.

Teemu Selanne lifts Ducks to Game 1 win over Red Wings

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Teemu Selanne scored the tiebreaking power-play goal early in the third period, Jonas Hiller made 21 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks returned to the post-season with a 3-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night.

Islanders will have Penguins’ attention

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

The Pittsburgh Penguins begin pursuit of their fourth Stanley Cup title Wednesday night (7:30 p.m. ET) at Consol Energy Center against the upstart New York Islanders.

Edwin Encarnacion s bat bails out Jays pen

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Edwin Encarnacion hit his eighth and ninth home runs of the season to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to a come-from-behind 9-7 win over visiting Boston on Tuesday night.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/mlb/game/1282481/?cmp=rss

Nuggets avoid elimination with win over Warriors

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Kenneth Faried brought the energy and the Denver Nuggets rediscovered their toughness in time to stave off elimination Tuesday night with a 107-100 win over the Golden State Warriors.

Top #hockeynight tweets of the night

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

The quest for the Stanley Cup started Tuesday on Hockey Night in Canada and the Twitter world couldn't wait to get the chatter going.

Bryan Bickell’s OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Wild in Game 1

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Bryan Bickell scored in overtime on a two-on-one rush, and the Chicago Blackhawks started the playoffs on a winning note after dominating the regular season, beating the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Tuesday night.

Did You See That Niklas Backstrom injured during warmups

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

The Minnesota Wild, already a huge underdog against the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks, lost the services of goalie Niklas Backstrom prior to Game 1 of the Western Conference quarter-finals Tuesday night.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/opinion/stanleycup2013/2013/04/did-you-see-that-niklas-backstrom-injured-during-warmups.html?cmp=rss

Alex Steen sticks it to Kings in overtime

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Alex Steen opened the scoring in the first period and fired the winner 13:26 into overtime, his second career playoff winning goal, to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles in the playoff opener for both teams.