Madison Square Garden Co., the sports and entertainment company that owns the New York Knicks and Rangers, rose to a record high after earnings topped estimates and a playoff run by both teams brings a surge in ticket sales.
The Winnipeg Jets pulled within one point of the New York Rangers and Ottawa Senators for the final two playoff spots in the National Hockey League’s Eastern Conference by defeating the Buffalo Sabres 2-1.
After respectfully observing a pregame moment of silence to honor the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings, Bruins fans last night showed their defiance by loudly singing the national anthem before chanting “U-S-A” as sports returned to the city.
The Pittsburgh Penguins’ streak ended at 15 wins, two shy of their own National Hockey League record, in their first game without injured captain Sidney Crosby, who is out indefinitely with a broken jaw.
The Pittsburgh Penguins capped the first perfect month in National Hockey League history with a 2-0 victory over the New York Islanders, extending their winning streak to 15 games, two shy of their own league record.