After winning Game 1 of their NHL playoff matchup against the Ottawa Senators, the Montreal Canadiens will try to take a 2-0 lead when they meet again at the Bell Center for Game 2. The game will be on April 17, 2015 at 7 p.m. ET.
In the first game, Ottawa took the lead in the first period behind a goal from Milan Michalek.
The Senators tried to move the puck forward and Michalek was able to win the battle against Montreal defenseman Andrei Markov and the Ottawa man's shot deflected off of Markov's stick into the goal of an unsuspecting Carey Price. more >>
As the season winds down, there are a few favorites who are expected to be considered for the Rookie of the Year (ROY) award.
Ranking the best rookies in the NBA is not all about bursts, but consistency. Considering the past rookie of the years in the league, everything is about getting the job done night in and night out. And this year, there are a few who people think deserve to grab the ROY trophy.
According to the report by ESPN, the top three rookies whose names came up in an online poll include Andrew Wiggins of the Wolves, Nikola Mirotic of the Bulls, and Nerlens Noel of the Sixers. more >>
It was a tragic experience for the Miami Heat to lose its best player going to the 2014-15 season. However, Heat president Pat Riley did a great job assembling a team that almost made the Playoffs.
Almost, but not quite.
In spite the optimism of Heat fans that Miami would return to the Playoffs like they usually do, the Heat were officially eliminated out of the picture after the Indiana Pacers beat the Washington Wizards. more >>
When LeBron James decided to return home to Cleveland after four consecutive finals appearances with the Heat, many believed the Cavs are already automatically in the Playoffs.
It did not come easy, but those speculations still came true.
Now that James has successfully led Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love to their first post-season appearance, it is all up to King James whether the team can take the pressure of winning. more >>
As the season ends, the race for this year's Most Valuable Player is as tight as ever.
Based on recent reports by ESPN, the top three contenders for the MVP award this season are the Thunder's Russell Westbrook, the Warriors' Steph Curry, and the Rockets' James Harden.
In the great debate as to who deserves the MVP award, several "unofficial" criteria have emerged. more >>
The Sacramento Kings have signed David Stockton on a contract that enlists him on the team through the 2015-16 NBA game season, according to reports. The 23-year-old athlete is the son of Hall of Fame point guard and all-time NBA assists and steals leader, John Stockton.
The younger Stockton was previously signed by the franchise to a 10-day contract earlier this season in February. The player made one point, two rebounds and one assist (0-2 FG, 1-1 FT) on his NBA debut at the Staples Center on a game against the Los Angeles Clippers, NBC Sports reported.
The point guard, who stands 5-feet-11-inches and weighs 165 pounds, spends most of the season playing with the Kings' NBA D-League affiliate, Reno Bighorns, where he averaged 20.1 points (.461 FG%, .398 3pt%, .824 FT%) 4.2 rebounds, 9.4 assists, 2.5 steals and has played about 30.5 minutes per game in the 43 contests he was in. more >>