We talk about who stood out at Rutgers Spring Game. We’ll talk hockey with Matt who gives us his take on the Rangers Senators and the rest of the second round. We turn to baseball where tempers flare between the Red Sox and Orioles and the Yankees head to Fenway.
By Matt Loughlin One round down, three to go before the NHL crowns its next Stanley Cup champion. And what a first round it was with 18 games decided in overtime and one HUGE upset (Nashville sweeping Chicago, the first-ever sweep of a first-seed by an eighth-seed). With the preliminary round out of the way,… Read More
By Matt Loughlin The New York Rangers will try to end a six-game home playoff losing streak tonight and will try to even their opening round series with the Montreal Canadians at two games apiece. But don’t talk to Rangers coach Alain Vigneault about the streak which dates to their 2015 series against Tampa Bay.… Read More
By Matt Loughlin Home ice advantage? What home ice advantage? Visiting teams picked up victories in four of the five series-opening games played last night as the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs got underway with two of those games decided in overtime. The Montreal-New York series will come down to which team’s goalie outperforms the other.… Read More
The best in the business discusses some of the big story lines in advance of the start of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Plus, Matt and Steve talk about Sergio Garcia’s win in the Masters. photos: nbcsports.com (Olczyk); time.com (Garcia)