#playoff-series

[ follow ]
#nba
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Boston Celtics

In NBA Finals, Celtics and Mavs face different challenges from what they just conquered

Each NBA playoff series presents unique challenges with no continuity point; previous matchups don't serve as clear predictors for subsequent series. [ more ]
Boston.com
1 month ago
Boston Celtics

Inside the 20-0 run that fueled the Celtics to a blowout win over the Pacers in Game 2

The Celtics stifled Indiana's high-octane offense, showcasing adaptability and resilience to secure a crucial win. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
New York Knicks

Pacers' Carlisle fined $35K for blasting referees

Indiana Pacers coach Rick Carlisle fined $35,000 for criticizing officiating in playoff series against the New York Knicks. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

Mitchell's 29 points help Cavaliers blow out Celtics 118-94, tie series at 1 game apiece

Despite a strong performance by the Celtics' Jayson Tatum, the Cleveland Cavaliers dominated with Donovan Mitchell and Evan Mobley, evening the playoff series. [ more ]
Bleacher Report
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

Jayson Tatum, Celtics Slammed By NBA Fans for Game 2 Loss to Donovan Mitchell, Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers outscored the Boston Celtics in both the third and fourth quarters by 12 points, resulting in a dominant 118-94 win in Game 2. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Boston Celtics

In NBA Finals, Celtics and Mavs face different challenges from what they just conquered

Each NBA playoff series presents unique challenges with no continuity point; previous matchups don't serve as clear predictors for subsequent series. [ more ]
Boston.com
1 month ago
Boston Celtics

Inside the 20-0 run that fueled the Celtics to a blowout win over the Pacers in Game 2

The Celtics stifled Indiana's high-octane offense, showcasing adaptability and resilience to secure a crucial win. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
New York Knicks

Pacers' Carlisle fined $35K for blasting referees

Indiana Pacers coach Rick Carlisle fined $35,000 for criticizing officiating in playoff series against the New York Knicks. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

Mitchell's 29 points help Cavaliers blow out Celtics 118-94, tie series at 1 game apiece

Despite a strong performance by the Celtics' Jayson Tatum, the Cleveland Cavaliers dominated with Donovan Mitchell and Evan Mobley, evening the playoff series. [ more ]
Bleacher Report
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

Jayson Tatum, Celtics Slammed By NBA Fans for Game 2 Loss to Donovan Mitchell, Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers outscored the Boston Celtics in both the third and fourth quarters by 12 points, resulting in a dominant 118-94 win in Game 2. [ more ]
morenba
The Hockey News
3 years ago
National Hockey League

Nathan MacKinnon and the Avalanche Are Putting the NHL on Notice

The Colorado Avalanche, led by Nathan MacKinnon, demonstrated a dominant performance against the Arizona Coyotes, both offensively and physically. [ more ]
#nhl
ESPN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Swayman backs up vow as Bruins force Game 6

The Boston Bruins managed to stave off elimination by beating the Florida Panthers 2-1 in Game 5 with a strong performance by Jeremy Swayman. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
National Hockey League

Canucks' Soucy suspended for shot to McDavid

Vancouver defenseman Carson Soucy suspended one game for cross-checking Edmonton's Connor McDavid in the face during playoffs. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

This Clear Angle Reveals Hard Punch On Bruins' Brad Marchand

Bruins captain Brad Marchand will miss Game 4 due to an upper-body injury from a hit by Sam Bennett in the second round playoff series. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews Returns For Game 7 Vs. Bruins

Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews is returning to the lineup, potentially impacting the Bruins' attempt to avoid blowing a series lead. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins Can Repeat Exact Playoff Cycle Vs. Maple Leafs In Game 7

History repeats itself with Boston Bruins and Toronto Maple Leafs facing Game 7 after decisive Game 6 win by Toronto. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 6: Projected Lines, Defensive Pairings

Bruins aim for Game 6 win to close out series against Maple Leafs. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Swayman backs up vow as Bruins force Game 6

The Boston Bruins managed to stave off elimination by beating the Florida Panthers 2-1 in Game 5 with a strong performance by Jeremy Swayman. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
National Hockey League

Canucks' Soucy suspended for shot to McDavid

Vancouver defenseman Carson Soucy suspended one game for cross-checking Edmonton's Connor McDavid in the face during playoffs. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

This Clear Angle Reveals Hard Punch On Bruins' Brad Marchand

Bruins captain Brad Marchand will miss Game 4 due to an upper-body injury from a hit by Sam Bennett in the second round playoff series. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews Returns For Game 7 Vs. Bruins

Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews is returning to the lineup, potentially impacting the Bruins' attempt to avoid blowing a series lead. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins Can Repeat Exact Playoff Cycle Vs. Maple Leafs In Game 7

History repeats itself with Boston Bruins and Toronto Maple Leafs facing Game 7 after decisive Game 6 win by Toronto. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 6: Projected Lines, Defensive Pairings

Bruins aim for Game 6 win to close out series against Maple Leafs. [ more ]
morenhl
#boston-bruins
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins' Jeremy Swayman challenges Matthew Tkachuk in physical first period

The Boston Bruins and Florida Panthers have a fierce rivalry with intense on-ice interactions during their playoff series. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Jim Montgomery calls Jeremy Swayman Bruins' best player vs. Maple Leafs

Jeremy Swayman's confidence and performance uplifted the Bruins team, leading them to victory over the Maple Leafs in the playoff series. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

The Florida Panthers' second-round playoff matchup is set. Here's what you need to know

Florida Panthers won Round 1, faces Boston Bruins in Round 2 of 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins Tease Potential Lineup Changes For Game 5 Vs. Leafs

Potential changes to the Boston Bruins lineup for Game 5 with a focus on skaters in front of goaltender Jeremy Swayman. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Linus Ullmark is Bruins' Game 2 starter vs. Maple Leafs

Linus Ullmark won six of his last nine regular-season starts with a .935 save percentage.
Bruins remain committed to their goalie rotation strategy. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins' Jeremy Swayman challenges Matthew Tkachuk in physical first period

The Boston Bruins and Florida Panthers have a fierce rivalry with intense on-ice interactions during their playoff series. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Jim Montgomery calls Jeremy Swayman Bruins' best player vs. Maple Leafs

Jeremy Swayman's confidence and performance uplifted the Bruins team, leading them to victory over the Maple Leafs in the playoff series. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

The Florida Panthers' second-round playoff matchup is set. Here's what you need to know

Florida Panthers won Round 1, faces Boston Bruins in Round 2 of 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs. [ more ]
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins Tease Potential Lineup Changes For Game 5 Vs. Leafs

Potential changes to the Boston Bruins lineup for Game 5 with a focus on skaters in front of goaltender Jeremy Swayman. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Linus Ullmark is Bruins' Game 2 starter vs. Maple Leafs

Linus Ullmark won six of his last nine regular-season starts with a .935 save percentage.
Bruins remain committed to their goalie rotation strategy. [ more ]
moreboston-bruins
Defector
2 months ago
Boston

Montreal Skates Into The Abyss | Defector

Going down 2-0 in a best-of-five series with home-ice advantage can be daunting, especially after a long, intense game. [ more ]
#injuries
ESPN.com
2 months ago
New York Knicks

Knicks rule Anunoby (hamstring) out for Game 4

The New York Knicks ruled out OG Anunoby for Game 4 due to a left hamstring strain, impacting the playoff series. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

Along with missing Butler and Rozier, Heat also without Delon Wright for Game 3 vs. Celtics

Miami Heat will miss Delon Wright for Game 3 due to a personal family matter despite their other injury concerns. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
New York Knicks

Knicks rule Anunoby (hamstring) out for Game 4

The New York Knicks ruled out OG Anunoby for Game 4 due to a left hamstring strain, impacting the playoff series. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

Along with missing Butler and Rozier, Heat also without Delon Wright for Game 3 vs. Celtics

Miami Heat will miss Delon Wright for Game 3 due to a personal family matter despite their other injury concerns. [ more ]
moreinjuries
#nba-playoffs
ESPN.com
2 months ago
LA Clippers

Clips on brink but still believe, cite recent history

The LA Clippers, despite a tough loss, are optimistic about avoiding elimination in their playoff series against the Mavericks based on their past performance. [ more ]
ESPN.com
1 month ago
Boston Celtics

'No panic' for Mavericks ahead of G2 vs. Celtics

The Dallas Mavericks have shown resilience in playoff series after losing the opener. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
LA Clippers

Clips on brink but still believe, cite recent history

The LA Clippers, despite a tough loss, are optimistic about avoiding elimination in their playoff series against the Mavericks based on their past performance. [ more ]
ESPN.com
1 month ago
Boston Celtics

'No panic' for Mavericks ahead of G2 vs. Celtics

The Dallas Mavericks have shown resilience in playoff series after losing the opener. [ more ]
morenba-playoffs
NESN.com
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Bruins Well Aware That Closing Out Maple Leafs Won't Be Easy

Closing out a playoff series up 3-1 can be challenging, as demonstrated by the Bruins' past struggles in 2023 against the Florida Panthers. [ more ]
Lighthouse Hockey
2 months ago
New York Islanders

Islanders News: That unsettling 1-3 feeling

Each playoff series is a series of little game scores that carry varying degrees of meaning, emotion, anxiety, and weight, but ultimately reduce to a best of three. [ more ]
Maple Leafs Hotstove
2 months ago
Boston Bruins

Game in 10: Special-teams struggles, home-ice woes continue in Maple Leafs' Game 3 loss

The Leafs' struggles with special teams, especially their power play, are proving difficult to overcome in the playoff series against Boston. [ more ]
#hockey
Lighthouse Hockey
2 months ago
New York Islanders

Islanders Playoff News: Working hard to get past the sting

The article discusses the Islanders' resilience and the challenges they are facing in the playoff series. [ more ]
Blueshirt Banter
3 months ago
New York Rangers

Bantering Points: 4/15/24

Rangers focusing on improving even strength offense. [ more ]
Blueshirt Banter
3 months ago
New York Islanders

Game #81 New York Islanders vs New York Rangers Open Thread

The Rangers and Islanders face off in a crucial weekend match, battling for division title contention. [ more ]
Lighthouse Hockey
2 months ago
New York Islanders

Islanders Playoff News: Working hard to get past the sting

The article discusses the Islanders' resilience and the challenges they are facing in the playoff series. [ more ]
Blueshirt Banter
3 months ago
New York Rangers

Bantering Points: 4/15/24

Rangers focusing on improving even strength offense. [ more ]
Blueshirt Banter
3 months ago
New York Islanders

Game #81 New York Islanders vs New York Rangers Open Thread

The Rangers and Islanders face off in a crucial weekend match, battling for division title contention. [ more ]
morehockey
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
LA Lakers

Lakers fade in second half during Game 1 loss to Nuggets

The importance of playing mistake-free basketball in playoff series. [ more ]
[ Load more ]