Asked when the last time he was named a game's first star, San Jose Sharks fourth-line winger Mike Brown said he could not recall.
Guard Damian Lillard scored 31 points and carried the load down the stretch in overtime as the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Houston Rockets 122-120 on Sunday night in Game 1 of a Western Conference quarterfinal series at the Toyota Center.
In a cruder version of the don’t-poke-the-bear warning that should always be heeded here, Bruins forward Shawn Thornton had his own advice for the Detroit Red Wings.
Starting for the first time in nearly two months, forward Nene poured in 24 points to lead the Washington Wizards to a 102-93 road playoff win over the Chicago Bulls on Sunday night at the United Center.
Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper summed up what he felt - and by extension what Lightning Nation (if such a thing exists) is feeling.
That black eye everyone wanted to paint on the Raptors for malfunctioning shot clocks in their Game 1 loss to the Brooklyn Nets wasn’t solely the home team’s fault, apparently.
After watching all the defensive assignments go awry, reviewing countless sequences of tepid screens, questionable heaves early in the shot clock and a general lack of a physical edge, Amir Johnson was left in somewhat shock knowing the Raptors still had a chance.
There wasn’t a day when the light suddenly went on for Todd Richards.
Upon further review, it's time for National Hockey League to impliment video review for goalie interference.
The remainder of a tough Saturday was a long and lonely one for DeMar DeRozan. His first playoff experience did not go the way he wanted.
Listen to enough of Dwane Casey’s pre- and post-game scrums and one hears so much about defence you come away thinking it doesn’t actually matter how much a team scores.
They’re trailing two-zip. So what?
The scene was repeated many times last season during the warmup at NHL rinks throughout North America.
Tuesday looms as a giant hurdle for relief pitcher Sergio Santos to leap.
Canada’s Fed Cup team is headed to World Group I for the first time after defeating Slovakia 3-1 in a World Group playoff tie held on the campus of Laval University in Quebec City over the weekend.
Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw appears ready for a rehab assignment after hurling a 51-pitch simulated game on Sunday.
They’re down 2-0 in their series and have been outscored 7-2 over the last 80 minutes as the gulf between two teams that went to overtime in Game 1 widened substantially in Game 2.
The Charlotte Bobcats couldn't beat the Miami Heat over the past four years in the regular season.
Reflecting on a weekend at The Masters that is being heralded as one devoid of drama or star power, the biggest question we’re left with surrounds the tournament’s 20-year-old runner-up.