Dave Gettleman: ‘Hogwash’ that Giants must draft QB
Rockets: Ryan Anderson missed the game with a sprained left ankle. D’Antoni said there was a chance he could return for Game 2, but that he would know more in the next couple of days. … Capela had 20 points and 10 rebounds at halftime, but was limited in the second half and added just four more points and two rebounds.
We’re open for business. – #Eagles GM when asked about the possibility of trading back out of the No. 32 spot in the first round of the draft. Eagles currently don’t have a second or third round selection.
The Eagles find themselves short of picks in the opening rounds of this year’s draft due to recent trades they’ve made. They gave up their second-round pick to the Cleveland Browns in the trade which landed them franchise quarterback Carson Wentz.
Late in the second, P.K. Subban and MacKinnon got tangled up near the corner. It led to some pushing and shoving with both getting holding penalties.
Simply playoff hockey.
Anytime you play the same team over and over and over again you start to really dislike each other, said Austin Watson, who added a late goal. It’s good battles, good intensity out there and it’s fun hockey.
It didn’t take long for Colorado to get on the board with Comeau scoring 1:50 into the game and on the team’s second shot. The Avs beat Rinne on their opening shot in each of the first two games.
The list of pending charges against Smith now includes three separate counts of contempt of court. Smith previously was arrested for violating the terms of a protective order arising from a domestic violence arrest and had a bench warrant issued for his arrest after failing to appear at a court hearing.
The former NFL linebacker has not played in the league since 2015 and likely never will again.
One thing was clear: MacKinnon was as fast as ever on home ice. He led the league in home scoring in the regular season with 67 points.
He thrives on the energy in the building, Bednar said. He’s just so explosive at home. He’s dangerous every time he touches the puck at home.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 29 shots on a night when the Avalanche finished 0 for 5 on the power play. Johansen had a second-period goal and Colton Sissons scored another in the third to make it 4-2. Saros was pulled for an extra skater with around 2:20 left and, moments later, Landeskog was credited with a goal after being dragged down on a breakaway. A sliding Landeskog was trying to get the puck over to MacKinnon for the hat trick.
It’s about the only thing that didn’t work out for Colorado.