Tying the series in Game 2, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls lock horns again in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals in the NBA Playoffs. The match is on May 8, 2015 at 8 p.m. PM ET and will be held at the United Center.
Chicago surprised a lot of people as they won the first game of the series in Ohio. They played physical and tough as the Bulls tried their best to contain Cleveland's star player LeBron James.
Meanwhile, Derrick Rose had a superb game in the series opener as he led the Bulls to a 99-92 win and a 1-0 lead in the series. more >>
Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinal match between the Anaheim Ducks and the Calgary Flames will be at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The NHL Stanley Cup game will be on May 8, 2015 at 9:30 p.m. ET.
Anaheim looked like they were clearly a notch above the Flames in the first two games of the match, winning with a combined score of 9-1.
Both matches were played in California, so when the scene moved to Calgary, few would have predicted that the Flames would have much left to offer. However, they had more than enough to offer as they notched their first win of the series after a tough battle against Anaheim. more >>
Needing only one more win to move to the Eastern Conference final of the NHL Stanley Cup, the Washington Capitals travel to the Madison Square Garden to face the New York Rangers in Game 5. The match is on May 8, 2015 at 7 p.m. ET.
Washington has been excellent so far this series as they try to topple the veteran Rangers. They have won both their home games and won the season opener in New York.
With only one win away, they will look to finally eliminate one of their biggest rivals in the East. more >>
In the night where the Golden State Warriors should have been celebrating for the success of their best player who received his MVP trophy, the Grizzlies had other things in mind. Led by the now masked Mike Conley, Memphis suffocated the Warriors' offense from the get go to the buzzer, en route a 97-90 win in Game 2 on Tuesday night.
But as basketball fans, most people would be thinking league MVP Steph Curry would be able to step into the plate and make some big shots. He scored 19 points and added six assists. But he also missed a bunch, hitting only 7 of 19 from the field, and 2-out-of 11 from deep.
Meanwhile, the performance of Curry's teammate Klay Thompson was worse. He made just a single three-point shot the entire game, finishing with 13 points, and committing five turnovers. more >>
Just when everyone thought the Bulls had the Cavs all figured out, LeBron James takes charge dropping 33 points in Game 2 of their best-of-seven series to lead Cleveland to a 106-91 victory.
"Our back was against the wall," James said in an interview after the game. "We couldn't go down 2-0."
In spite James' leadership all throughout the game, he was not alone in carrying the load as Cleveland led early in the game and never looked back. Kyrie Irving had 21 points, while Iman Shumpert added 15. Reserve guard Matthew Dellavedova almost had a double-double with nine points and nine assists. more >>
Floyd Mayweather emerged victorious at the Fight of the Century over the weekend, beating Manny Pacquiao on a points decision last Saturday, May 2. Since the bout at the MGM Grand, it was revealed that the Filipino boxer had a shoulder injury that required surgery. Now, Mayweather says that he is willing to fight Pacquiao again after his shoulder heals.
"I will fight him in a year after his surgery," Mayweather told ESPN reporter Stephen A. Smith in a text message. The undefeated boxer has previously said that he would fight one more time in September before retiring from the sport. One more win would take Mayweather to 49 wins, equal to that of legendary unbeaten heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano.
Meanwhile, Pacquiao is happy to enter into a rematch with Mayweather after his shoulder injury, said his promoter Bob Arum. more >>