The Detroit Red Wings avoided National Hockey League playoff elimination for the second straight game, scoring three straight third-period goals to rally for a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks.
The San Jose Sharks beat Detroit 2-1 to eliminate the Red Wings from the National Hockey League Western Conference semifinal series.
Ryan Callahan’s overtime goal gave the New York Rangers a 2-1 victory against Detroit, building their lead in the standings and handing the Red Wings their sixth straight loss.
New York Giants fans will cheer on their team against the Dallas Cowboys at tonight’s National Football League opener in New Jersey. At tax time, they’ll help pay for the opponents’ $1.2 billion home field in Texas.
The National Hockey League’s four divisions will now be known as the Pacific, Central, Metropolitan and Atlantic as part of realignment for the 2013-14 season.
The death toll from the crash of a Russian plane carrying the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl hockey team rose to 43 as all but two of the people on board were killed.
The Philadelphia Phillies have the most loyal fans in Major League Baseball, surpassing the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox, a survey found.