Month: June 2022

Tampa Bay Lightning hit back after heavy loss to cut Stanley Cup final deficit

The Tampa Bay Lightning’s bid for a three-peat is alive and well. With Steven Stamkos, Nikita Kucherov, Victor Hedman and Andrei Vasilevskiy leading the way, the star-laden, two-time defending champions beat the Colorado Avalanche 6-2 Monday night in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final. The victory, two nights after suffering the most lopsided loss […]

Draymond ruthlessly roasts Celtics with their own giveaway shirt

During their quest for an 18th NBA Finals championship, the Boston Celtics provided fans at Game 4 with a shirt featuring a blank banner. If they had won the series against the Warriors, No. 18 would have fit in the space nicely. What they didn’t consider, however, is the trolling job they would suffer at […]

Iga Swiatek Dominates in French Open Final for Championship

PARIS — After winning her first French Open out of season in October as an unseeded teenager, Iga Swiatek proved that was anything but a fluke by winning the title again in the spring as an overwhelming favorite. Swiatek, now 21 and the No. 1 seed from Poland, cemented her status as the game’s dominant […]

Lightning-Rangers Game 2 report card: Streak ends, series goes on

Turns out, history won’t win this series. The NHL-record 17 straight times the Lightning won playoff games immediately following a loss didn’t mean a thing in the 18th. Whether they can be beaten four times over seven games remains to be seen. We know this much: The Rangers aren’t simply going to bend to their […]