‘The Wizard’ wins it, Coyotes take Game 1

What would playoff hockey be for the Phoenix Coyotes without another overtime game, right? For the sixth time in seven games, the ‘Yotes found themselves surviving sudden death, beating the Nashville Predators 4-3 in Game 1 of their Western Conference Semifinals at Jobing.com Arena.

Cardinals select former Irish WR Floyd at No. 13

There was so much speculation going around with the Cardinals facility on whether or not they would keep the 13th pick in the first round of the NFL Draft. After all, there was so much wheeling and dealing going on ahead of them that they could’ve made their pick and no one would’ve noticed. That’s how crazy it was leading up to their time on the clock.

Diamondbacks limp into East Coast trip with 7-2 loss to Phillies

The Diamondbacks didn’t have the homestand they envisioned after starting the season 6-3. They got off to a promising start with a win over the Pirates last Monday, but quickly deteriorated into a five game losing streak that got broken, followed by Arizona losing two of three to the Phillies, with the latest loss – a 7-2 loss – coming on Wednesday.

Coyotes know the Predators are bringing the fight to them

The Coyotes are venturing into uncharted waters, meaning the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. It’s a place they haven’t been since moving from Winnipeg to Glendale, Ariz., back in 1996. Just because they finally got beyond a point in their season – which in past seasons always signaled the end of their season – doesn’t mean it’s time to celebrate.