When Martin Brodeur joined the Hockey Night crew as a special guest analyst this week, we wanted to give you an opportunity to connect with him. Fans on Twitter asked one of the greatest goaltenders of all-time some questions, and his answers may surprise you.
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Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula's go-ahead goal and scored another and the Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the New York Rangers to the brink of playoff elimination with 2-0 victory Sunday night in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. more »
Every year around playoff time there are tweets that joke that the "losers" will be able to trade in their sticks for clubs and their pucks for balls and hit the links instead of the arena. Their hockey season is over, so their golf season can start. This made us wonder, is golf the only thing hockey players do in the off-season? more »
Roger Federer is fuming that a kid got on centre court to snap selfies with him on Sunday at the French Open and is demanding better security. "This should never happen on the Philippe Chatrier court," the 2009 French Open champion said. "I'm not happy about it. Obviously not one second I'm happy about it." more »
LeBron James shook off an atrocious shooting start and withstood Atlanta's gritty comeback to record a triple-double, and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of the NBA Finals by beating the Hawks 114-111 in overtime on Sunday night to take a 3-0 series lead. more »