With the series tied 2-2, the St. Louis Blues host the Minnesota Wild at Scottrade Center in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs. The match is on April 24, 2015 at 9:30 p.m. ET.
While only in the first round, this series has proved to be one of the more tightly contested matches. Both teams have shown that they can defend their home arena as well as win away from home.
In the series opener, Minnesota surprised everyone by beating the Blues in Missouri 4-2. more >>
A big win at home will send the New York Rangers to the next round of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs as they host the Pittsburgh Penguins. The match is on April 24, 2015 at 7 p.m. ET and will be at Madison Square Garden.
It has been an extremely close series with all matches decided by only a one-goal advantage, but the Rangers have clearly been the better team as they hold a 3-1 series lead.
New York won the first game 2-1 to defend their home arena but the Penguins bounced back to get an important road win and level the series with a 4-3 win in Game 2. more >>
After extending the series and avoiding a sweep, the Ottawa Senators will try to get a win on the road when they face the Montreal Canadiens in the Game 5 of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs. The match is on April 24, 2015 at 7 p.m. ET.
Montreal has dominated the series so far, winning the first three games and threatened to completely sweep the Senators off the playoff race.
In the first game, the Canadiens fired up in the second period after being down 1-0 after the first frame. They scored all of their four goals in the second to completely turn things around for a 4-3 win. more >>
Already with a 2-0 series lead, the Washington Wizards host the Toronto Raptors at the Verizon Center in the Eastern Conference of the NBA Playoffs. The match is on April 24, 2015 at 8 p.m. ET.
Despite seeded lower in the playoff ranking, the Wizards have played better basketball as they have trumped the Raptors in Toronto.
In the first game, Washington won 93-86 in an overtime victory which saw Paul Pierce lead the team with 20 points while shooting 4-of-7 from the three point arc. The dynamic backcourt of Bradley Beal and John Wall also displayed their playoff-caliber game a they scored 16 and 10, respectively. more >>
The timing for Derrick Rose's return to the Bulls' lineup has never been more perfect.
After being sidelined for most of the second part of the season, Rose was back in his former MVP self after dropping 34 points, eight assists, five rebounds, and three steals against the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday.
However, the most notable stat for D-Rose is not his production. more >>
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have reached an agreement on contract details that have finally allowed tickets to go on sale.
Before this issue was resolved, a dispute between Top Rank, Mayweather Promotions, and the MGM Grand threatened to put the fight at risk of not taking place at all on May 2. But a late morning conference call initiated by Len Moonves, president and CEO of CBS Corporation, paved the way to resolve all issues, according to Yahoo! Sports.
Promoter Bob Arum said that he and Top Rank president Todd duBoef met with Moonves and Mayweather adviser Al Haymon and now, nothing stands in the way of the biggest and richest fight in boxing history from happening. more >>