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Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - 5/10/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Wednesday night is the chance for each team to confront its Game 7 demons as Washington hosts the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins and Anaheim hosts the Edmonton Oilers with spots in the conference finals at stake. More importantly, they limited Pittsburgh's counter attack game until permitting a pair of four-on-four goals in the game's waning minutes. We took a deep breath and we kind of regrouped ourselves and said, 'Let's go after it in Game 5 .' And it took until the ...


Edmonton Oilers dominate Anaheim Ducks to force Game 7

Edmonton Oilers dominate Anaheim Ducks to force Game 7

The Nashville Predators' first-ever trip to the conference finals will have to wait at least a little longer. Draisaitl continued to produce against Anaheim. The lost decade where young players came to the Oilers and learned how to lose is a thing of the past. A demotion for Ovechkin wasn't even the biggest development as Crosby took part in a full-contact practice Friday and could return following a concussion caused by a hit by Washington's Matt Niskanen in Game 3.



Game 6 Preview: Boston Celtics vs. Washington Wizards

For the Celtics , this win means a road loss in Game 6 in Washington D.C. doesn't carry with it the same must-win pressure. It has been over three years since the Wizards last followed up a home win over the Celtics with a victory in Boston, a feat they must now accomplish if they are to advance past the second round of the playoffs for the first time since their last National Basketball Association title win in 1979.


San Antonio Spurs Head to Conference Finals

San Antonio Spurs Head to Conference Finals

If the Rockets were to come out on top, it would force a do-or-die Game 7 this upcoming weekend in San Antonio. I think this series could feel similarly-except flipped, with the Spurs surprisingly knocking the Warriors off-stride early, but the Warriors eventually making the necessary adjustments and getting their equilibrium to close it out late.



Alonso jets off to Indy for Monday practice

He went off to play tennis, spending more time on the court than in the auto that day, before returning to prop up the timesheets in the afternoon and discuss the damage to Honda's reputation. "Yesterday was a hard day with another failure, so you can't go into tomorrow with 100 percent confidence". I have a good feeling for tomorrow. "It was definitely a good qualifying for us, and P7 is a gift".


Renfroe's 2-run homer in 10th gives Padres 6-5 win

Renfroe's 2-run homer in 10th gives Padres 6-5 win

Luis Perdomo doubled to lead of the inning, then Cory Spangenberg singled to drive in Perdomo, though ran into an out on the basepaths. His 7th home run of the season plus the Padres' first walk-off of the season equals a sweet W. Anderson gave up four runs on six hits and three walks in 5 1/3 innings. "They chased it a lot". Two of those hits were a double and a triple allowed to the pitcher.