Bruins Strike Back, Even Series with Wings

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_e453edf066.jpgBrian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images (BOSTON) -- Reilly Smith and Justin Florek both scored their first career playoff goals to help the Boston Bruins defeat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 Sunday, tying the best-of-seven series at a game apiece. Florek started the scoring in the first period when Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard came out of the crease and attempted to pass the puck to defenseman Brendan Smith.


Scoreboard Roundup - 4/20/14

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_8457608146.jpgGetty Images/Hemera (NEW YORK) --  NHL Playoffs: First Round -  Philadelphia Flyers 4 - New York Rangers 2 (Series tied, 1-1)

NBA Playoffs: First Round - San Antonio Spurs 90 - Dallas Mavericks 85 (San Antonio leads series, 1-0)

MLB: Miami Marlins 3 (9-10) - Seattle Mariners 2 (7-11)


Heat Take Care of the Bobcats 99-88, Take 1-0 Series Lead

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_f51f193362.jpgMike Ehrmann/Getty Images (MIAMI) -- So far so good for the defending NBA Champion Miami Heat. In Game 1 of their opening round playoff series, they defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 99-88. After scoring just 19 points in the first quarter, the Heat turned it on and showed just why they're the defending champs.


Mets Edge Braves 4-3 in 14 Innings

Getty_S_042014_Curtis Granderson.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1398032921803Jim McIssac/Getty Images (NEW YORK) --  Curtis Granderson hit a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning, and the New York Mets prevented a three-game sweep by downing the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Sunday. Kirk Nieuwenheis led off the bottom of the 14th inning with a walk.  He advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt from Ruben Tejada.


Spurs Get Past Mavericks in Game 1, 90-85

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_d54edea52d.jpgChristian Petersen/Getty Images (SAN ANTONIO) -- Some things just never chance, even in sports. The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Dallas Mavericks 90-85 on Sunday thanks in large part due to the performance of none other than Tim Duncan. Duncan scored a game-high 27 points in the game while Tony Parker added 21 points of his own. Manu Ginobili added in 17 points as well.