Stanley Cup Playoffs

A shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Justin Schultz gets past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) for a goal during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
June 08, 2017 - 11:28 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pekka Rinne's struggles in Pittsburgh have his Nashville Predators on the brink of elimination. The Penguins overwhelmed Rinne and the Predators again, sending Nashville's star goaltender to the bench in Pittsburgh for a second straight game in the Stanley Cup Final. He was pulled...
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A shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Justin Schultz gets past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) for a goal during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
June 08, 2017 - 11:23 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pekka Rinne's struggles in Pittsburgh have his Nashville Predators on the brink of elimination. The Penguins overwhelmed Rinne and the Predators again, sending Nashville's star goaltender to the bench in Pittsburgh for a second straight game in the Stanley Cup Final. He was pulled...
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Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, left, and Kevin Durant talk in the final moments against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Golden State won 118-113. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
June 08, 2017 - 11:25 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Durant released his deep shot, the one he always makes in his dreams. As the ball hung in the air, his plan to win a championship, Golden State's grip on the series, Cleveland's last-gasp attempt to defend its title, all of it was on the line. Perfect. Durant drained the shot...
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Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, stops a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel (59) during the second period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, June 5, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
June 08, 2017 - 2:48 am
Nashville coach Peter Laviolette was so concerned that Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin would take criticism to heart that he wanted everyone to stop talking about it. No shots for the Pittsburgh Penguins' top stars in Game 3 led to one of Crosby's best games of the playoffs in Game 4, even though...
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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry warms up before Game 3 against the Cleveland Cavaliers in basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
June 07, 2017 - 8:26 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on Game 3 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 8:25 Having already shoved aside the Showtime Lakers, Stephen Curry the Golden State Warriors are trying to move past one of hockey's powerhouses. A victory in Game 3 of the NBA Finals would be the Warriors' 15th straight in...
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Nashville Predators fans cheer in the final moments of the third period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Pittsburgh Penguins Monday, June 5, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 4-1 to tie the series 2-2. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
June 06, 2017 - 12:49 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Frederick Gaudreau sure is doing his best to earn his own locker with the Nashville Predators with a Stanley Cup Final debut for the ages. For now, he insists he is happy enough just to sit on the floor as long as he plays. An undrafted free agent playing in just his sixth...
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Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, is congratulated by Frederick Gaudreau (32) after Forsberg scored an empty net goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, June 5, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 4-1 to tie the series 2-2. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
June 06, 2017 - 12:20 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Frederick Gaudreau sure is doing his best to earn his own locker with the Nashville Predators with a Stanley Cup Final debut for the ages. For now, he insists he is happy enough just to sit on the floor as long as he plays. An undrafted free agent playing in just his sixth...
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People sit along Main Street to watch Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins as it's projected on an inflatable screen in Portland, Tenn., Monday, June 5, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
June 05, 2017 - 10:51 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final (all times local): 9:45 p.m. The Nashville Predators are a hanging on to a two-goal lead against Pittsburgh late in in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final, a few minutes away from evening the series at 2-2. All-Star defenseman P.K...
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Nashville Predators center Calle Jarnkrok (19), of Sweden, shoots the puck past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) for a goal during the first period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final Monday, June 5, 2017 in Nashville, Tenn. (Bruce Bennett/Pool Photo via AP)
June 05, 2017 - 10:09 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Viktor Arvidsson have given Nashville a two-goal lead over Pittsburgh after two periods in Game 4. He streaked in on a breakaway and beat Matt Murray on his glove side with a laser-like wrist shot...
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In this June 3, 2017, photo, Nashville Predators left wing Frederick Gaudreau (32) is separated from Pittsburgh Penguins players by officials during Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
June 05, 2017 - 7:55 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Charles Barkley has not hidden that the TV analyst is far more excited about the Stanley Cup playoffs than the NBA playoffs. Thanks to a night off in the NBA Finals , Barkley took up NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on his invitation to come watch the Stanley Cup Final in...
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