Stuck in a four-game skid, the Los Angeles Angels received a two-out, two-run homer in the ninth inning from Shohei Ohtani to outlast the Red Sox Sunday in Boston.
- 'Gifted' Ohtani homers off Barnes in Angels' win
- Pierce, Bosh, Webber headline 2021 HOF class
- Caps' Anderson replaces injured Vanecek in win
- Kobe, 'still winning,' inducted with KG, Duncan
— Shohei Ohtani hit a two-out, two-run homer in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Angels rallied past the Boston Red Sox 6-5 Sunday, ending a four-game losing streak.
— Julius Randle and the New York Knicks will open the NBA playoffs at home.
Paul Pierce, Chris Bosh, Chris Webber and Ben Wallace were among those selected as part of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame's 2021 class on Sunday.
We're on to a three-game slate of playoff action Sunday after a wild Capitals-Bruins series opener Saturday.
Here is what's on the line ahead of the league's regular-season finale.
New England's three night games (the maximum is five) highlights the uncertainty about how this revamped team will come together in 2021.
Backup Craig Anderson, 39, signed as an insurance policy after Henrik Lundqvist decided not to play this season for Washington, paid dividends in the postseason opener, leading the Capitals past the Boston Bruins 3-2 Saturday night in overtime.
— Nic Dowd deflected in T.J. Oshie's shot from the blue line 4:41 into overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday night in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series.
The 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class is one of the most star-studded of all-time, led by Kobe Bryant and fellow NBA legends Kevin Garnett and Tim Duncan.