HOUSTON - Unfolding so spectacularly in real time, it was difficult to determine the precise moment, just what drop-of-the-jaw gem, cemented this as a night of nights in World Series history.
At the most intense time of the season and on baseball’s most visible platform, Yuri Gurriel and the Houston Astros eluded a bullet on Saturday.
As he fell to the dirt, one knee on the mound and his head jolted to left field of a Minute Maid Park that had just erupted, Alex Wood knew.
PITTSBURGH — Jim Rutherford won’t use the term “three-peat.”
Mike Babcock has a long memory, and certainly can recall what happened almost a year ago when the Los Angeles Kings visited the Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre.
Now the feeble Colts must play on a short week after watching a 19-9 lead over Tennessee quickly turn into a 36-22 defeat on Monday night.
The seventh biggest city in Poland is not typically the place you’d go for a fight card if you were expecting to see the next UFC star step into the spotlight.
There is no such thing as a normal game in Ottawa for the Maple Leafs.
If there was celebratory music, it was muted. If players were fist bumping or chest thumping, they did it behind the sliding doors that divide their private space from the public at the Air Canada Centre.