Playoff Update: Biggest Stories In The NBA, NHLIt's already been a wild ride.
Bucks Stay Alive In Playoffs With Bulls
Ishikawa 3-Run Homer Sends Giants To World SeriesThe Giants will face the Royals in the World Series.
Royals Edge Orioles 2-1, Take 3-0 Lead In ALCSBoosted by more sparkling defense, a dominant bullpen and another dose of small ball, suddenly the wild-card Royals are one win from the World Series.
Nationals Hold Off EliminationDoug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner's one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win against the San Francisco Giants on Monday.
Wild Ties Series With Blackhawks Jason Pominville scored for Minnesota in the second period off the back of Chicago goalie Corey Crawford's skate and the Wild beat the Blackhawks 4-2 on Friday night to even the Western Conference semifinal series at two games apiece.
Kane Lifts Blackhawks Over Wild 5-2 In Game 1 Patrick Kane scored two goals for Chicago in the third period, including a terrific dash through the Minnesota zone for the tie-breaking score, and the Blackhawks beat the Wild 5-2 in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals Friday night.
Zawaski: Primer, Prediction On Blackhawks-Wild SeriesMinnesota has an elite first line of defense, but it's weaker behind that.
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Zawaski: Why Didn't I Live Tweet Blackhawks-Blues Game 3?Jay Zawaski vows to never abandon his hockey fans again.
Kane Remains On Target For Postseason ReturnPatrick Kane skated with his teammates Wednesday for the first time since his knee injury.
Report: Support Growing In NFL To Add Two Playoff Teams In 2015If there's seven playoff teams in each conference, only the top seed would receive a bye.