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

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Posted on: April 6, 2009 11:27 am

Braves start with a win and Gordon finally wins

Lowe and behold

Derek Lowe dampens Philly's banner celebration and Atlanta wins 4-1 in MLB's season opener. Danny Knobler says after hitting rock bottom, the determined Braves start 2009 with a familiar winning formula. | Divisions

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Extreme makeover

Michigan State's ugly-duckling start might have a swan-like finish. But in order to complete the transformation, the Spartans must face mighty North Carolina. Gary Parrish says MSU is up for the challenge. Column

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Streak shooter

Jeff Gordon's 47-race winless streak is finally over after beating Jimmie Johnson and claiming the checkered flag at the Texas 500. But, for Carl Edwards and Greg Biffle, this race is just the pits, Pete Pistone says.

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