SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- After managing to stay even with San Jose despite playing short-handed for almost half of the game's first 24 minutes, the Vancouver Canucks proved to be no match for the Sharks when they got three straight chances with a two-man advantage.
Sami Salo scored twice and Ryan Kesler added another during a dizzying two-minute stretch of three straight five-on-three power plays that gave the Canucks a 4-2 victory in Game 4 on Sunday and a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference final.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Danica Patrick has taken advantage of a second chance and qualified for the Indianapolis 500.
IndyCar's most marketable personality is in the 33-car field with a four-lap qualifying average of 224.861 mph, the second fastest of the day.
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Soon school will be out. The NBA and NHL playoffs will be over. Your favorite baseball team will have the day off, and you’ll be watching your fifth wave of SportsCenter repeats. What are you going to watch? These events put an end to that question, immediately turning your random couch nap time into a chips n’ salsa sports fiesta. More »
When thinking about life, does anything go exactly as planned? Of course it doesn’t. This is extremely true when looking back on the first quarter of the 2011 MLB season. Certain teams and individual players have excelled beyond expectation, while other teams and players have undoubtedly preformed way below their anticipated numbers. Here is a look at a few teams and players that have definitely surprised many so far… More »
With 11 championships in 20 years as an NBA head coach; there is an argument that Phil Jackson is the greatest coach in NBA history. Others might say it’s Red Auerbach, legendary coach of the Boston Celtics, who led them to nine championships. Whatever side of the fence you fall on; there is no denying the fact that Jackson’s record is impressive.More »
The NFL is in a messy situation right now. But no one wants to talk about that, so let’s have some fun with two of the league’s brightest up-and-coming stars instead!
Kansas City Chiefs Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry and Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller recently filmed a couple of hilarious clips to promote the new 6.9 ounce adiZero 5-Star, the lightest cleat in football.More »
True or false question: The fan is the most important component in sports.
Answer: It depends.
A fan of professional sports is essential for professional sports to exist. However, a fan of high school sports is not essential for high school sports to exist.More »