Martin St. Louis started the scoring and Henrik Lundqvist posted his first win in Montreal in more than two years and the New York Rangers routed the Canadiens 7-2 to open the NHL Eastern Conference final on Saturday afternoon.
Although Major League Baseball and the players' union continue to discuss possible changes or clarifications to the new home-plate collision rules, union chief Tony Clark told ESPN.com that accomplishing that in-season would be "tough."
Justin Williams, Jeff Carter and Mike Richards scored in an overwhelming first period, and the Los Angeles Kings advanced to their third straight Western Conference finals with a 6-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 7 of their second-round series Fr
An attorney for Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez said a sharp grounder that struck the right-hander in the thigh before his final start caused him to change his throwing motion and may have contributed to him needing season-ending elbow surgery.
Oklahoma City Thunder power forward Serge Ibaka is out for the rest of the playoffs after suffering a calf injury in Oklahoma City's series-clinching win Thursday night in Los Angeles, the team announced Friday.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin says he doesn't anticipate Donald Sterling being the owner of the team at the start of next season but admits he would have to make a decision on his future with the Clippers if new ownership were not in place.
Mike Gundy is unhappy about losing practice time as a result of his team narrowly falling below the NCAA's Academic Progress Rate threshold, but Oklahoma State's football coach on Friday did express accountability for the shortcoming.