Thursday NHL Playoffs Recap

Thursday #NHL #StanleyCupPlayoffs Recap

With the Blues playing their longest overtime in Franchise history Thursday night, why not have another game in overtime as well.

That’s exactly what the Colorado Avalanche and the Minnesota Wild did.

In a back and forth game that was dominated by the Wild early, Paul Stastny put the Avalanche on his back and stormed down the mountain for victory last night.

With just 13.4 seconds left in…

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Triple OT Thriller

#BlackhawksVsBlues Triple #OT #Thriller

The Stanley Cup Playoffs continue to produce memorable games and we are only at game one of the first round.

Starting the night off in St. Louis, the Blues and Blackhawks had no problems scoring early. Both goalies, Ryan Miller and Corey Crawford, looked shaky early before settling down for the rest of game.

The Blues got things started just four minutes in, Adam Cracknell found the puck for a…

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NFL 32/32 Draft Needs: 16/32 Denver Broncos

#NFL 32/32 #Draft Needs: 16/32 #Denver #Broncos

Denver Broncos, the defending AFC champs, are a team that many have had winning the Super Bowl ever since the 2012 offseason. That offseason, they signed the hottest free agent on the market, Peyton Manning. Last Season, they went on to a 13-3 record with one of the greatest offenses of all time. Unfortunately for them, one the greatest defensive units kept them from winning the Lombardi.


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2014 NFL Draft: Comparing the Top Interior Defensive Linemen

2014 NFL Draft: Comparing the Top Interior Defensive Linemen

This is a comparison of the top interior defensive linemen available in the 2014 NFL Draft. For the purposes of this article, interior linemen includes defensive tackles in a 4-3 defense as well as nose tackles and “ends” in a 3-4 alignment. Every scheme is so different from team-to-team that it’s hard to classify a players position but essentially this covers everyone who lines up from tackle-to…

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NFL 32/32 Draft Needs: 15/32 Kansas City Chiefs

#NFL 32/32 #Draft Needs: 15/32 #KansasCity #Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs were a team that no one saw going to the playoffs last year and chasing the Denver Broncos for the AFC West title. After going 11-5 in their first year with new head coach Andy Reid and new starting quarterback Alex Smith, this team has bright spots and can possibly become a force in the AFC for years to come.

This offseason, the Chiefs signed defensive tackle Cory Grissom…

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Stanley Cup Playoffs - Western Conference

#StanleyCupPlayoffs - #WesternConference

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If you thought the Eastern Conference was hard to pick, the West may be even harder.

#1 Colorado Avalanche vs #4 Minnesota Wild may look easy on paper, but the Wild come in looking for the upset. Goaltending like every series, will be a key factor. Since joining the Wild in March, Ilya Bryzgalov hasn’t lost in regulation in a Minnesota sweater.

In 11 games, Bryzgalov went 7-0-3 with a 1.78…

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Gundogan Renews For BVB!

#Gundogan Renews For #BVB!

The chase for Borussia Dortmund’s Ilkay Gundogan is over as he has agreed to two-year extension with the club until June, 2016. According to Gundogan said, “I am very grateful that my club gives me the opportunity to continue to be part of this special team and this very special environment. I will do everything to help my colleagues again soon and am very optimistic about the coming…

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NFL Draft Needs: 32/32 13/32 Oakland Raiders

#NFL #Draft Needs: 32/32 13/32 #Oakland #Raiders

Oakland Raiders are one of those teams that never make the playoffs nowadays. They have done so by missing the playoffs 11 straight seasons. Quarterback Terrell Pryor had an okay season, he got benched during the season for rookie quarterback Matt McGloin. They ended up finishing the season 4-12, and last place in the AFC West.

This offseason Oakland traded a 6th round pick to Houston for Matt…

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Stanley Cup Playoffs - Eastern Conference

#StanleyCupPlayoffs - #EasternConference

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The 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs get underway tomorrow, to continue a season unlike any other. The 2o14 regular season was a popular one, a total of 21,758,902 fans filled NHL venues to 96% of capacity in 2013-14. Expect every game this postseason to be filled full.

Starting things off is the 1 Boston Bruins vs 4 Detroit Red Wings. This is the first postseason meeting of the ‘Original Six’ Boston…

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Monte-Carlo Setting A Big Stage For Big Hitters

#ATP: #MonteCarlo Setting A Big Stage For Big Hitters

Earlier on Sunday, the Rolex Masters kicked off in Monte-Carlo. The first clay court setting for an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event of the year and the world number one, Rafael Nadal, will be fiercely on the hunt for a record 9th Monte-Carlo title after an incredible 8-straight victories from 2005 to 2012 but falling to Novak Djokovic in 2013.

Novak Djokovic, on the other hand, is undoubtedly…

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