Playoffs

NHL Power Rankings: All Teams Ahead of the Stanley Cup Playoffs 2020 First Round

4 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   6 articles

The games have begun. The hubs are abuzz with activity. And all of a sudden, we have a 16-team bracket to determine a Stanley Cup champion...
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3 Big Concerns As New Orleans Pelicans, Zion Williamson Maintain Cautious Approach

4 hours ago   |   Forbes

The New Orleans Pelicans and Zion Williamson traveled to the NBA's Orlando campus at Disney knowing that three losses in the seeding game stage would likely eliminate the team...
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Despite the close history, Caps and Islanders coaches downplay the personal matchup: 'It's not Barry Trotz vs. Todd Reirden'

4 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

As the Capitals and New York Islanders prepare to square off in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, all eyes will be on
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NHL roundup: Korpisalo, Jackets shut out Leafs to win series

6 hours ago   |   National Post

Joonas Korpisalo made 33 saves to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-0 win over the host Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 5 of their best-of-five qualifying series Sunday...
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Vegas takes onChicago to begin playoff series

6 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Chicago Blackhawks (32-30-8, seventh in the Central Division during the regular season) vs. Vegas Golden Knights (39-24-8, first in the Pacific Division during the regular season)
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Spurs keep playoff hopes alive, help eliminate Pelicans

7 hours ago   |   National Post

DeMar DeRozan scored 27 points and the San Antonio Spurs kept their playoff hopes alive with a 122-113 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday afternoon near Orlando.
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Zion's rookie year will end without a postseason berth

Zion's rookie year will end without a postseason berth

7 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Zion Williamson's rookie season is ending without a playoff berth.
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Tenacious Blue Jackets shift momentum to advance in playoffs

Tenacious Blue Jackets shift momentum to advance in playoffs

7 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

TORONTO - The Columbus Blue Jackets' successful playoff series against Toronto was a microcosm of their tumultuous, up-and-down season.
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NBA playoff standings 2020: Updated odds for Grizzlies, Trail Blazers & other teams to clinch No. 8 seed in West

NBA playoff standings 2020: Updated odds for Grizzlies, Trail Blazers & other teams to clinch No. 8 seed in West

8 hours ago   |   Sporting News

Over in the Western Conference, an intense race for the final playoff spot continues to rage on.
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Nets ‘truly believe' they can beat Raptors with playoff matchup set

Nets ‘truly believe' they can beat Raptors with playoff matchup set

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

With the Nets having gone 6-2 under interim coach Jacque Vaughn - with wins over the NBA's top three title contenders - their confidence is sky-high. High enough to think they...
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Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

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