Tag:Alex Ovechkin
Posted on: May 14, 2009 11:00 am

Nuggets advance and the Braves get a great arm

Capital collapse

Sidney moves on. Alex does not. Crosby marches his Penguins into D.C. and humiliates Ovechkin's Capitals 6-2 in Game 7. Wes Goldstein says it was such a one-sided affair, they should have invoked the mercy rule.

PIT 4, WAS 3 | Gonchar plays | Bleacher Report | Shoot!

Golden Nuggets

The Nuggets are headed to the Western Conference finals for the first time since 1985. Carmelo Anthony scores 30 points as Denver eliminates Dallas 124-110 to win the physical and emotional series 4-1. Full story

Series: Nuggets 4, Mavs 1 | Bleacher Report | Talk it up!

Special kind of Jair

Jair Jurrjens is used to being overlooked. It's always been the same story for the 23-year-old right-hander. But there's plenty of evidence proving that the Braves' 'best pitcher' is no fluke, Danny Knobler says. Column

Braves: Top Mets in 12 | 2010 options | Fantasy | Glavine back in May

Posted on: April 23, 2009 10:46 am
Edited on: April 23, 2009 10:50 am

Magic hold off Sixers and Rangers edge Capitals


The Magic are a good team, even when Dwight Howard struggles. As the Defensive POY deals with foul trouble, Orlando blows an 18-point lead but holds off Philadelphia 96-87 to even the series at 1. Full story

Related Links: Series: Tied at 1 | B/R: Howard | Yo!

Taking control

Alex Ovechkin finally breaks into the scoring column, but the Rangers edge the Capitals 2-1. Chris Drury and Paul Mara score to push New York to a 3-1 lead in the series. Game 5 is Friday in Washington. Story

Related Links: NYR 3, WAS 1 | B/R: Is Ovechkin NHL's Iverson? | Talk!

Double vision

Want a draft sneak preview? Using the latest scuttlebutt from their best sources, Rob Rang and Chad Reuter dish up 10 predictions on what's going to go down this weekend in New York. Story

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