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Sharks beat Oilers 3-2 in OT in NHL playoffs

Joel Ward and Paul Martin scored the other goals for the Sharks , who went to the Stanley Cup final last season, losing to the Pittsburgh Penguins in six games. The Sharks came back and tied the game with just more than 15 minutes left in regulation. The Sharks were 1-22-1 when trailing after two periods during the regular season and the Oilers were 29-2-1 when leading after two periods, but it didn't matter a lick in this one.


Shaw scores winner late as Ducks edge Flames

Shaw scores winner late as Ducks edge Flames

The Flames came into the game sitting in the first wildcard spot in the west, 5 points behind Anaheim, while the Ducks came in tied for first in the Pacific division with the Edmonton Oilers with 97 points. "I think our legs collided", Giordano said. Shortly after the hit, Ducks defenseman Josh Manson fought Giordano and hit the Flames captain hard with an uppercut punch.



Seeded Celtics carry expectations into playoff matchup with Bulls

The Heat lost to Toronto in the Eastern Conference semifinals, then the three-time champion signed with Chicago. Al Horford has never really been known for his rebounding prowess and the Celtics had to know that going in. This led the Celtics to win 11 of their last 13 games before the break. Or maybe they just know making the playoffs and selling out every game will keep their jobs safe; they're not willing to take a step back to take two steps forward because status quo has them employed.



Utah Center Rudy Gobert Injury Diagnosis: Hyperextended Knee

On paper, the Clippers hold two major positional match-ups that could still decide this series: Chris Paul over George Hill and Blake Griffin over a cast of Jazz forwards. "We fought until the end of the year to get it, and now we've given it right back", Clippers coach Doc Rivers said. It's not over for the Clippers, especially with Rudy Gobert questionable for the rest of the series.


Aaron Hernandez Acquitted On Double Murder Charges

Aaron Hernandez Acquitted On Double Murder Charges

Hernandez could then have a second chance to convince a jury he did not kill Lloyd, whose body was found in an industrial parking lot less than a mile from Hernandez's home. Daniel de Abreu (left) and Safiro Furtado . Police found Lloyd's slain body in an industrial park near Hernandez's MA home. The prosecution's case was light on forensics, and relied heavily on testimony from Bradley, who said he was with Hernandez during the fatal shooting.