NOTES: Seguin had two blocks only seconds apart on the first Vegas power play in the second period. ... Benn had another good scoring chance skating in front of the crease midway through the second. But he stuffed his stick and the puck into the right skate of a sprawling Lehner. ... Gurianov also had a good chance in the second, but his shot went off the Lehner’s upper body, then ricocheted off and over the crossbar. … [Read more...] about Stars on to Stanley Cup Final after 3-2 OT win over Vegas
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After the Super Bowl, they attended an elaborate team party at American Airlines Arena, about 13 miles away from the site of their nightmare. Kittle said he had a bucket-list moment when he got a selfie with rapper Lil Wayne and thought it was cathartic to “let it all loose and move on.” … [Read more...] about 49ers’ ‘unfinished business’: Will bitter loss fuel another Super Bowl run?
Of the Mexican players making their MLS debuts last Saturday, many figured Javier “Chicharito” Hernández would be the one setting off goal-scoring shock waves. The former Manchester United striker marked MLS’ most celebrated offseason signing when he joined the LA Galaxy in January, but his statistics in the Galaxy’s 1-1 draw against the Houston Dynamo were meager — nine passes completed, one shot and 32 touches, fewer than any of the game’s other 21 starters. … [Read more...] about Earthquakes’ Oswaldo Alanís, once stranded abroad, finds soccer home in San Jose
Tatum, a St. Louis native, scrawled “R.I.P Lou Brock” on the sole of his sneakers for Monday’s game. Brock, the Baseball Hall of Famer who helped St. Louis win the World Series twice, died Sunday at the age of 81. Tatum never misses an opportunity to represent his hometown; he often wears Cardinals caps, and even donned a pair of sneakers this season inspired by the 2019 Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues — who just happened to beat the Boston Bruins for that title. … [Read more...] about Celtics roll in Game 5, take 3-2 series lead on Raptors
A poor clearing attempt, picked off by Nelson, led to Greene scoring less than four minutes later. Derick Brassard drove the right post, drawing the Flyers attention, and fed a pass through the middle to Greene in the left circle, from where he snapped the shot into open side. Hart wasn’t anticipating the pass, and was late in diving across. … [Read more...] about Philadelphia Flyers Shut Out By Thomas Greiss, East Finals-Bound New York Islanders In Game 7