Already with the series lead, the Anaheim Ducks will look to continue their dominance over the Winnipeg Jets when they meet at MTS Centre for Game 3 of their Western Conference match-up. The match is on April 20, 2015 at 9 p.m. ET.
After finishing the regular season as the top team in the Pacific Division, the Ducks were assigned to face Wild Card team Winnipeg in the first round. Many saw the series as an intriguing match-up between the two squads but so far Anaheim have proven they are in a different level.
In the Game 1 victory, the Ducks were anchored by Corey Perry as he scored twice and assisted on the other two goals in the 4-2 win. Winnipeg held the lead at one point after scoring once in each of the first two periods for a 2-1 lead, but the Ducks completed an impressive comeback in the third. more >>
Retired NBA player and Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is now recovering following the quadruple coronary bypass surgery operation on Thursday, April 16.
An official press release from UCLA Newsroom indicated that the six-time NBA Most Valuable Player was admitted to the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles last week with cardiovascular disease. The major cardiovascular surgery was carried out by Dr. Richard Shemin, the institute's chief of cardiac surgery.
As confirmed by the hospital, the operation was "successful" and the 68-year-old is now expecting "to make a full recovery." more >>
FC Porto try to complete a shocker as they visit Bayern Munich at the Allianz-Arena in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals. The match is on April 21, 2015 at 2:45 p.m. ET.
Many thought of the German club as the favourite to win the coveted European Cup, however Porto currently lead the tie after a big win at home.
When they played at Estadio Do Dragao, Porto surprised their opponents with their performance. more >>
With a place in the semi-final up for grabs, Barcelona will host Paris Saint-Germain at Camp Nou in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League quarterfinal tie. The game is on April 21, 2015 and kick-off is at 2:45 p.m. ET.
When the two teams first met in the knockout stages, PSG played as hosts at Parc des Princes but Barcelona did most of the entertaining on the pitch.
Neymar opened the scoring for the Catalans in the 18th minute after receiving the ball from Lionel Messi and eventually beating Salvatore Sirigu to get the lead. From then on it was the Luis Suarez show as the Uruguayan scored twice to put the visitors up 3-0. The only blip on an otherwise perfect game for Barcelona was an own goal from Jeremy Mathieu in the 82nd minute that prevented them from getting a clean sheet. more >>
Former Heisman Trophy winner and Christian football star Tim Tebow is expected to get another shot at advancing his NFL career Monday when the Philadelphia Eagles will reportedly sign him to a one-year contract.
The pending deal was first reported Sunday by Fox Sports' Jay Glazer and others.
Sebastian Vettel, who is now competing for Ferrari, won his first trophy on Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia Grand Prix for the current Formula One season. Right after receiving his accolades, the 27-year-old German driver pays tribute to the racetrack legend, Michael Schumacher.
"It's been my dream, Michael was my hero. All the kids at the go-kart track looked up to him," Vettel said. "When he turned up to shake hands every year it made our lives. I don't understand yet how special it is."
The racer meanwhile took the chance to express his gratitude to the people of Scuderia Ferrari for their warm welcome and the eager support they have given him. more >>