Playoff Update: The Biggest Stories In The NBA, NHL PlayoffsHere's a look at the latest and most important storylines from around the NBA and NHL Playoffs.
Wall Out for Game 3 vs. HawksWizards point guard John Wall was ruled out for this evening’s Eastern Conference semifinal game against the Atlanta Hawks at Verizon Center.
Rangers Bounce Back to Beat Caps, Tie SeriesChris Kreider scored 38 seconds after the opening faceoff and the New York Rangers bounced back from a tough, last-second loss and defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2 Saturday.
Wall, Beal Lead Wiz Past Raptors 125-94 in Game 4 for SweepWhen Paul Pierce headed to the sideline with the Wizards leading the Raptors by 23 points in the third quarter, making Game 4 — and the series — all but over, he saw a standing ovation and waved, requesting more noise.
Caps Lose to Islanders in OT, Trail 2-1 in SeriesIslanders captain John Tavares scored 15 seconds into overtime to lift New York to a 2-1 win in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.
Pierce Leads Wizards Past Raptors in OT in Game 1Paul Pierce scored five of his 20 points in overtime, Nene had 12 points and 13 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards beat the Toronto Raptors 93-86 on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Even in Defeat, Ravens Showed Their Resiliency This SeasonThe Baltimore Ravens finally ran into an obstacle they couldn't overcome: a fourth-quarter deficit on the road against the top-seeded New England Patriots.
Winter Classic Shares New Year's With New PlayoffsFor the first time, the Winter Classic is sharing New Year's Day with college football games that have something to do with the national championship.
Ravens Beat Browns 20-10 to Earn Playoff BerthThe Baltimore Ravens took care of business and got the help they needed to snare a wild-card card berth in the AFC playoffs.
Does a Late-Season Upset of Eagles Have any Meaning for Redskins?There is nothing left to play for with playoff hopes long since dashed. Wins might even hurt the Redskins’ long-term prospects with a lower draft pick next May. Do not tell that to the players, though.
Ravens Have Favorable Path on Road to PlayoffsDuring a season filled with unexpected obstacles and aggravating injuries, the Baltimore Ravens appear to be finally catching a break in their effort to earn a playoff berth.
Ravens in Playoff Hunt Despite Many DistractionsDuring a season filled with suspensions, injuries and painful defeats, the Baltimore Ravens have worked their way into the middle of the AFC playoff picture.