The Vancouver Canucks play at home to try and extend the series as the play the Calgary Flames at the Rodgers Arena in the NHL playoffs. Their Western Conference clash is on April 23, 2015 at 10 p.m. ET.
Calgary have shown their strength against the older veterans as they have beaten them to the puck as they have built a 3-1 series lead.
Despite being seeded lower than Vancouver, the Flames took Game 1 at Rodgers Arena, displaying that they are indeed a force in the West. more >>
Trying to extend the series, the Nashville Predators host the Chicago Blackhawks at Bridgestone Arena in the first round of the Western Conference playoff series in the NHL. The match is on April 23, 2015 at 9:30 p.m. ET.
Chicago lead the series 3-1 and only need one win out of a possible three remaining matches in order to book their place in the next round.
As for Nashville, they have an uphill task at hand as they should win three straight matches, with one of the remaining three to be played at the United Center. more >>
Hoping to get a big 3-1 series lead, the Detroit Red Wings host the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Joe Louis Arena in the Eastern Conference playoffs in the NHL. The match is on April 23, 2015 at 7 p.m. ET.
Despite being ranked lower than the Lightning, the Red Wings are in control of the series and lead it 2-1.
They surprised the Lightning in the first game behind the heroics of Pavel Datsyuk and some stellar defense. More importantly, the Red Wings won away from home to immediately take away Tampa Bay's home advantage which plays a crucial factor in a best-of-seven series. more >>
Toronto Raptors' point guard Kyle Lowry suffered a left shin contusion in Game 2 of a first-round playoff match with Washington Wizard on Tuesday.
A report from Sports Illustrated indicated that with just about six minutes remaining in the fourth quarter with the Wizards already leading 104-89, the 29-year-old ran into Paul Pierce "as he attempted to initiate an offensive possession."
"Lowry's left leg made contact with Pierce's left leg, and he immediately doubled over in pain," Sports Illustrated wrote. more >>
It's only two weeks before Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao get to duke it out in the most anticipated fight in recent times, yet according to ESPN, tickets for the fight have yet to go on sale.
According to the website, the two camps and MGM Grand are currently locked in a standoff over allotments, and when tickets finally go on sale, only a few will reportedly be sold at the listed price.
"It's bizarre, normally there's a public sale 10 weeks before the fight," Connor Gregoire, an analyst for Seatgeek.com to ESPN. "To our knowledge, no one has a printed ticket in their hands right now." more >>
Juventus will try to complete the job against Monaco when they meet at Stade Louis II for the second leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final match. The battle is on April 22, 2015 at 2:45 p.m. ET.
With a win in the first leg, Juventus have a huge advantage heading into the next round but are by no means assured of a place in the semi-finals. However, they are one step closer after their 1-0 triumph at Juventus Stadium.
Arturo Vidal's penalty shot in the 57th minute proved to be the deciding factor in the first meeting and will play an important role in the return leg. more >>