Can The Nets Take The Heat?

- May 6, 2014

Brooklyn’s undefeated against the Heat in the regular season but now needs four wins to take the next round in their NBA series against the defending champs.

Marlins Spear Mets, 4-3

- May 6, 2014

Mets’ pitcher Jonathon Niese shut down the Marlins through seven innings but New York’s relievers failed as the team lost, 4-3, in Miami.

Angels Beat Yanks in Walkover

- May 6, 2014

New York pitchers gave up six walks in the eighth inning and Manager Joe Girardi was bounced in the Yankees’ 5-4 loss to the Los Angeles Angels.

Pens Blank Rangers, Take 2-1 Lead

- May 6, 2014

Sidney Crosby scored his 41st career playoff goal and the Pittsburgh Penguins blanked the New York Rangers, 2-0 to take a 2-1 series lead.

Sabathia Bad, Rays Rip Yanks, 5-1

- May 5, 2014

Pitcher CC Sabathia turned in another bad start just when the Yankees needed a good one, as they fell 5-1 to Tampa Bay amid worries about their staff.

Penguins Even Rangers Series, 1-1

- May 5, 2014

Inspired by Sid “The Kid” Crosby, the Pittsburgh Penguins blanked the N.Y. Rangers, 3-0 to even their playoff series at 1-1.

Panathinaikos-PAOK 1-1 Playoff Tie

- May 5, 2014

Panathinaikos and PAOK tied 1-1 in their Greek league soccer playoff on May 4 but the game was overshadowed by more violence and fan arrests.