NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jonathan Irwin reports on the third M’s game of the series versus the Chicago White Sox. The White Sox have won 10 of the past 11 meetings with Seattle, including six straight. John Danks improved 7-4 in 12 starts against Seattle. The Mariners have lost seven of their last eight Sunday games. Kevin Millwood (0-1) allowed five runs on eight hits.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jonathan Irwin reports on the third M’s game of the series versus the Cleveland Indians. The Seattle bullpen has struggled all season long, with Brandon League’s 0.00 ERA and 5-5 in saves the lone bright spot. Well now what else can we say about League after last night that doesn’t contain explitives? Eric Wedge, Mariners manager, made two questionable calls in this game.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jonathan Irwin reports on the first M’s game of the series versus the Cleveland Indians. The Mariners started off hot behind Ichiro Suzuki and Justin Smoak’s strong middle of the order performance. It all unraveled in the 5th, though as the Indians scored 7 to tie the game at 8 and eventually went on to score 1 more for the win.
Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. L.A. Kings Game 4 Wednesday night matchup. The Kings are -119 home favourites. The over/under is set at 5. Dave likes the road team in this one. With the possibility of an embarrassing first round sweep, the Canucks look to get on the board to extend this series. With Daniel Sedin possibly finally coming back from a concussion, it could tip the scales in the Canucks’ favor.
Your Vancouver Canucks are down 3 bone to the Los Angeles Kings and Josh Hall our Canucks Insider says forget about keys to the game. They need to do everything in their power to win. However, he also says it’s about the fans in this call to all of you reading this. Daniel Sedin will be back in the lineup most likely with Henrik Sedin and David Booth, Alex Burrows will play with Ryan Kesler, and Mason Raymond.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jonathan Irwin reports on the third M’s game of the series versus the Oakland Athletics. A 5-3 win and a win for Blake Beavan. The M’s won’t see another AL West team for twelve more series. Tom Wilhelmsen pitched a near perfect 8th, and Brandon League continued his scoreless streak while picking up the save.
Did you miss the Vancouver Canucks vs. LA Kings Sunday night? Great game for LA. Kings captain Dustin Brown scored his fourth goal of the series in the third period and Jonathan Quick made 41 saves for his second career playoff shutout as the Kings defeated Vancouver, 1-0, in Game 3 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals on Sunday night at Staples Center.
NWSB insider and Vancouver Canucks blogger C-Mac says for all his amazing talents Alex Edler sometimes plays the game, like the old adage goes, as a million dollar player with a 10 cent head. His two egregious puck handling errors, one in each game in these playoffs against the LA Kings, have cost the team in goals against at the most crucial of times. Chris Tanev, Dan Hamhuis, Aaron Rome and Andrew Alberts are shaking their heads.
Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the L.A. Kings vs. Vancouver Canucks Game 3 Sunday night matchup. The Kings are -114 home favourites. The over/under is set at 5. Dave likes the road team in this one. Back to LA where the Kings have lost five straight playoff games dating back to 2010. Ryan Kesler played perhaps his best game of the last couple of months. Henrik Sedin has looked lost without his brother Daniel Sedin.
The Vancouver Canucks find themselves in a must win situation Sunday night as they really do not want to go down three games to none. It is not an option if they plan to move on in these playoffs. Who do they turn to to beat the Los Angeles Kings? Roberto Luongo? Ryan Kesler? Chris Higgins? Nope; it’s the Boston Bruins. Believe baby, that’s all us fans need to do.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jonathan Irwin reports on the third M’s game of the series versus the Texas Rangers. A 4-3 comeback victory. A Mariners team that had gone scoreless for 23 innings finally broke loose in the final two innings to pull out a 4-3 victory snapping a 7 game losing streak to the Rangers. John Jaso, Michael Saunders, Kevin Millwood and Kyle Seager were in fine form.