Surprise, surprise, all four division champions lost in the first round for the first time in major four North American pro sports history, the teams that played in last year's Cup Final are out and the team that finished 21 points ahead of the rest of the NHL got swept.
Jordan Staal scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist in the third period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals, 5-2, on Monday night to force Game 7 in their first-round playoff series.
Wards Chapel United Methodist Church has been serving the community for more than 200 years and the church hosts an auction every year to give back to the community and support mission projects for those in need. This year’s event is set for Saturday, March 3.
Sabrina D'Angelo made three saves in the penalty shootout as the Western New York Flash won the National Women's Soccer League championship on penalty kicks, 3-2, after a 2-2 draw with the Washington Spirit on Sunday.
Baltimore sports equipment maker STX said it will being selling ice hockey gear this spring after announcing multi-years deals with the National Hockey League and USA Hockey, the sport's amateur governing body. STX also announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement with Matt Moulson of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres.
A little more than a month ago, the Washington Capitals called a players-only meeting in search of a wake-up call. Off to the fourth-worst start in franchise history at 2-8-1, they sat in last place in the NHL, five points out of a playoff spot.