If you would like to ask about or request ratings for a program or event on these networks, please reach Douglas on Twitter @SonOfTheBronx. Ratings News and Notes With the postseasons of NBA and NHL concluded for the year, both this week’s WWE RAW and WWE Smackdown on USA Network rebounded to multi-week highs. Show More Summary
This makes the Bama-Clemson rematch look even more impressive. In 2017, sports fans were treated to competing visions of how a playoff should look. The NHL playoffs were marked by parity. The two favorites in the West — the Blackhawks and Wild — were eliminated in the first round, with one being swept. Show More Summary
A year after the trade request, too many things have changed. Fourteen points in 17 games. That was the argument Jonathan Drouin made in the 2015-16 NHL playoffs a year ago when he helped carry the Tampa Bay Lightning within one win of a second consecutive Stanley Cup Final appearance. Show More Summary
The national broadcasting treasure that is Charles Barkley turned up at the Stanley Cup finals on Monday night, a consequence of his “thank God for the NHL playoffs; that’s what I’ve been watching” dig during his regular TNT gig at an under-competitive NBA postseason. While his commentary might not have been warmly received in NBA […]
The NBA on TNT analyst was in Nashville and praised the quality of the hockey on display.
NBA on TNT analyst Charles Barkley has been talking up his NHL fandom this year, first saying “Thank god for the NHL playoffs, that’s what I’ve been watching in the back” on-air as a shot at the NBA playoffs, then calling in to NHL Network...Show More Summary
June 2 (Reuters) - The Pittsburgh Penguins are in control of the Stanley Cup Final but are aware of the challenge that awaits when the series shifts to Nashville where the Predators have been near perfect during the NHL playoffs. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
He could become the first rookie to lead playoffs in scoring and first non-goalie rookie to win MVP.
He could become the first rookie to lead the playoffs in scoring.
The Los Angeles Kings are coming off a difficult season in which they lost their All-Star goalie in the first game, went to miss the NHL playoffs and, roughest of all, saw the retirement of the 44-year “Voice of the Kings,” Bob Miller. Show More Summary
There were no NBA or NHL playoff games on TV last night, but with the return of America's Got Talent (2.6/10) and the debut of World Of Dance (2.4/9), the competition for summer glory was fierce – even if it took longer than expected...Show More Summary
The former NBA player and current TNT analyst has been a hockey fan since the 1990s.
Hockey's postseason has reached the final round.
Series schedule, results and updates from the title showdown between Nashville and Pittsburgh
Kunitz had two goals in the extremely exciting end to the Eastern Conference Final. There’s something to be said for a double overtime Game 7 with a trip to the Stanley Cup Final on the line. The Penguins and Senators played over 85Show More Summary
Ottawa takes it into a fifth period of action but falls on a late goal from Chris Kunitz
ANAHEIM — They lost in regulation and in the end did so convincingly, at least on the scoreboard, surrendering two empty net goals. But NHL playoff games don’t have to go to overtime to have the feel of sudden death. “It was just like it ended abruptly, you know?” forward Andrew Cogliano said Thursday. “Why […]
Preds captain has three more days to recover from a hit to the head sustained in the Western Conference finals
One game, one win away from the Stanley Cup Finals. USA TODAY's Kevin Allen believes there are three factors that will determine the outcome of Game 7 for the Penguins and Senators.
Replicating its Game 6 dominance -- everywhere but the scoreboard -- might not be easy for Pittsburgh