Rival Watch: What they’re saying about Raptors after dominant win

The Toronto Raptors took control of their first-round matchup with the Orlando Magic on Sunday night, winning in convincing fashion 107-85 and pushing their series lead to 3-1 with a chance to send the Magic packing Tuesday night in Toronto. Following a thorough performance that saw Toronto dominate both ends of the floor, those covering […]

Why Burke’s in utter shock by Lightning collapse

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Andrei Svechnikov crashes to ice after huge knockout by Alex Ovechkin

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Jets turn tables on Blues with familiar brand of hockey

ST. LOUIS — Whether it was a dishonest batch of pucks, or some kind of vulcanized chicanery through two one-goal losses, the Winnipeg Jets felt like they hadn’t had a fair shake from the great Creator of pucks. “Typically in this game, the puck doesn’t lie,” explained captain Blake Wheeler. And by that he means…? […]

Deja vu for Leafs’ Kadri after dirty cross-check vs. Bruins

BOSTON — It won’t take long for the NHL’s Department of Player Safety to write the script for Nazem Kadri’s next suspension video, they merely need to change a couple of words from the one they used to announce his three-game ban during last year’s playoffs. But Kadri won’t get off so lightly this time […]

Vlad Guerrero Jr. wallops a home run against RailRiders

Vlad Guerrero Jr. wallops a home run against RailRiders With his team down by a significant margin, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hits a double, then cracks one over the wall to create some offence against the Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. Footage courtesy of MiLB.tv. Originally published at https://www.sportsnet.ca/baseball/mlb/teams/toronto-blue-jays/vlad-guerrero-jr-wallops-home-run-railriders/

Jets play supporting role to Blues in series-opening chapter

WINNIPEG — The game may have changed markedly over the years, but spinning a loss in the playoff surely has not. When you lose the first one, it’s time to remind the media and fans that it’s a marathon, not a sprint. “You’re losing games in the playoffs,” Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice instructed […]

Leafs need Nylander & Kadri to re-write their scripts in playoffs

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Flames fan tears up after really nice kid gives her his puck

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Islanders fans sulk after John Tavares scores against former team

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