Drew Brees set records on the field as the New Orleans Saints quarterback this year and beat all other athletes off of it in the Power 100, a measure of performance, popularity and marketability, Bloomberg Businessweek reports on its website.
Anaheim Ducks forward Corey Perry was voted the National Hockey League’s Most Valuable Player and Tim Thomas, who helped the Boston Bruins to win the Stanley Cup, was named the sport’s top goaltender.
The Vancouver Canucks reached the second round of the National Hockey League playoffs with a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings.
Alex Burrows scored an unassisted goal 11 seconds into overtime to give the Vancouver Canucks a 3- 2 win over the Boston Bruins in the National Hockey League Stanley Cup Final.
The Chicago Blackhawks beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-2 to keep the defending Stanley Cup champion alive in the National Hockey League playoff series.