Playoffs

NHL's Top Stats, Best Highlights, Updated Playoff Picture from Aug. 3 Results

3 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

The road to the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs continued Monday with a restless six-game slate. As the Tampa Bay Lightning and Vegas Golden Knights earned valuable wins in pursuit...
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Pelicans' Win over Grizzlies Further Clouds Western Conference Playoff Race

57 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

The NBA may have designed its Disney bubble's 22-team format primarily as a means to get Zion Williamson onto more television screens, but it created a race for the eighth seed ...
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Lakers Clinch No. 1 Seed in Western Conference Playoffs for 1st Time Since 2010

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   3 articles

The Los Angeles Lakers have clinched the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference after a 116-108 win over the Utah Jazz on Monday...
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William Carrier's between-the-legs goal lifts Golden Knights

2 hours ago   |   Review Journal   |   4 articles

William Carrier scored a spectacular between-the-legs goal with 5:12 to play, and the Golden Knights rallied for a 5-3 victory over Dallas in a playoff round-robin game.
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Rangers are in ‘uncharted territory'

Rangers are in ‘uncharted territory'

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

Marc Staal has played 106 career playoff games. None of them offered a challenge quite like the one the Rangers will face Tuesday night - facing elimination in the second half...
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Golden Knights rally to beat Dallas Stars in round-robin opener

4 hours ago   |   Review Journal   |   4 articles

William Carrier scored a spectacular between-the-legs goal with 5:12 remaining, and the Golden Knights rallied for a 5-3 victory over Dallas on Monday in a playoff round-robin...
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Capitals open round-robin play by salvaging a point in shootout loss to Lightning

5 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The Capitals, playing without John Carlson, were plagued by familiar issues in a loss that could affect their playoff seeding.
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Penalties aplenty are common theme early in NHL playoffs

Penalties aplenty are common theme early in NHL playoffs

5 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

The morning after Phillip Danault's first career three-penalty game, agitating Montreal teammate Brendan Gallagher turned to him and joked, “I'm rubbing off on you.”
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Celtics vs. Heat live stream: Watch 2020 NBA seeding game online

7 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

The Boston Celtics and Miami Heat are set to square off Tuesday night in a game that will greatly impact the race for the No. 3 playoff seed in the Eastern Conference.
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Islanders coach Barry Trotz talks NHL playoffs inside the 'bubble'

7 hours ago   |   Newsday


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Golden Knights rally for 5-3 round-robin win over Stars

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EDMONTON, Alberta - Will Carrier scored the tiebreaker with 5:12 left in the game, Robin Lehner had 24 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Dallas Stars 5-3 in Western... Read more ...

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