PLAYOFF - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PLAYOFF News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) A look at the NBA playoff picture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822351-77/season-seed-win-brooklyn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822351-77/season-seed-win-brooklyn.html.csp">A look at the NBA playoff picture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T10:37:02.191-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 10:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with two days remaining in the regular season and all 16 teams that will head to the postseason this weekend now having clinched their spots: ——— EAST UPDATE It’s coming into focus. Slowly. Indiana will be the No. 1 seed, wrapping that up when Miami lost at Washington. So the Heat are the No. 2 seed, and Atlanta will play the Pacers starting this weekend. Everything else? Who knows. Toronto and Chicago will take the race for No. 3 down to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578223512014-04-15T10:37:02.191-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-15T10:37:02.191-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822351@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:37:02 MDT Hockey: Utah Grizzlies to face Bakersfield Condors in ECHL playoffs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57815034-77/utah-bakersfield-april-condors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57815034-77/utah-bakersfield-april-condors.html.csp">Hockey: Utah Grizzlies to face Bakersfield Condors in ECHL playoffs</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T23:31:21.772-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • The Utah Grizzlies will play Bakersfield in the first round of the ECHL playoffs. Game 1 in the best-of-seven series is scheduled for Friday night at the Maverik Center. Utah is the No. 3 seed in the Western Conference. Bakersfield became the No. 6 seed on Sunday night after suffering a 4-1 home loss to Las Vegas. The Grizzlies and Condors will meet for the first time in the postseason. Utah went 4-2 against Bakersfield during the regular season, including 2-0 at home. Playoff...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57815034@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:31:21 MDT A look at the NBA playoff picture with six days to go http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806724-77/east-game-miami-playoff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806724-77/east-game-miami-playoff.html.csp">A look at the NBA playoff picture with six days to go</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T16:00:59.054-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with six days remaining in the regular season: ——— EAST UPDATE Everyone in the Eastern Conference got the day off Thursday. So with that, let’s continue hyping Friday’s Indiana-Miami game instead. The Pacers had an off-day workout on Miami’s practice floor and plan to have their regular starting five back in the lineup. Pacers coach Frank Vogel gave the group the night off Wednesday in Milwaukee. The Heat didn’t have practice, no surprise ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578067242014-04-12T16:00:59.054-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T16:00:59.054-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806724@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 16:00:59 MDT NHL: Coyotes’ playoff hopes dwindle with loss to Predators http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57804877-77/phoenix-coyotes-nashville-dallas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57804877-77/phoenix-coyotes-nashville-dallas.html.csp">NHL: Coyotes’ playoff hopes dwindle with loss to Predators</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T19:07:58.692-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 07:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Pekka Rinne made 29 saves to lead the Nashville Predators to a 2-0 win over Phoenix on Thursday night, damaging the Coyotes’ playoff hopes. Craig Smith and Patric Hornqvist scored for Nashville, which has won four of its last five. The loss hurt Phoenix’s quest for the Western Conference’s eighth and final playoff spot. The Coyotes entered the day two points behind the Dallas Stars in the wild card race. Both teams have two games remaining, including Sunday’s season finale whe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578048772014-04-11T19:07:58.692-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T19:07:58.692-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Luis Scola also recorded a season high with 24 points and Evan Turner added 23 for Indiana, which benched all of its usual starters for the entire game. Coach Frank Vogel made the move after saying his team ap...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578021992014-04-11T16:27:45.773-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T16:27:45.773-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Indiana’s coach gave his starters a day off, watched his backups beat Milwaukee, and climbed back atop the Eastern Conference standings. Next stop: Miami, which lost at Memphis and is now a half-game behind the Pacers. The East rivals play Friday night in Miami with the winner getting the inside track to the No. 1 seed on that side of the bra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578020462014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The perks of winning include a lifetime exemption to the Masters and a spot in the most exclusive locker room in golf. The scars of finishing second linger because players return to the same course year after year. Think back 10 years ago. Everyone remembers Phil Mickelson’s birdie curling into the cup, and Lefty leaping with legs splayed to celebrate his first major. Equally comp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577960752014-04-10T16:59:27.264-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T16:59:27.264-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Daniel Winnik, Kyle Palmieri and Matt Beleskey scored for Anaheim, which is three points ahead of San Jose for first place in the Pacific Division. The 20-year-old Gibson, who led the United States to a gold medal at the 2013 world junior hockey championship, wasn’t tested mu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577906932014-04-09T16:58:04.276-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T16:58:04.276-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Chris Bosh added 14 points and Ray Allen had 12 for the Heat, who are a full game ahead of Indiana and two up in the loss column in the East race. Smith made a Knicks-record 10 3-pointers, on an NBA-record 22 attempts, and finished with 32 points. Raym...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577857222014-04-07T23:31:17.155-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T23:31:17.155-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Jones, who began the day six shots off the lead, shot a final-round 66 and ended the tournament 15 under to earn his first trip to the Masters with the dramatic win over Matt Kuchar. He earned nearly $1.2 million for the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577827062014-04-08T17:15:39.078-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T17:15:39.078-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby stopped all three Islander attempts in the shootout and Washington snapped a five-game losing streak and moved within two points of Columbus for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot. The Capitals are 9-2-0 in last 11 games at Nassau Coliseum. Both t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577773572014-04-05T21:44:00.307-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T21:44:00.307-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Ryan Carter scored the tiebreaking goal with 4:54 remaining to lift the Devils to a 2-1 win over the Capitals on Friday night. New Jersey jumped ahead of Washington into 10th place in the East, just three points behind eighth-place Columbus with five games remaining. “We gave ourselves a chance to stay relevant,” Devils coach Pete D...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577768252014-04-04T22:59:38.171-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T22:59:38.171-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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John Wall, the 2010 No. 1 overall draft pick playing the first meaningful late-season games of his career, added 13 points and 10 assists. The Wizards’ playoff posit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577694922014-04-04T19:19:47.742-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T19:19:47.742-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Miller, who earned his 29th career shutout, made a skate save against Vincent Lecavalier and a glove save on Claude Giroux in the shootout. One of Miller’s best saves came with 1:30 to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577640432014-04-03T16:45:38.629-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T16:45:38.629-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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He knows how close the Atlanta Hawks are cutting it just to make the playoffs. “I know who’s playing who, I know who they’re playing next,” the Hawks guard said. “We’re supposed to focus on ourselves, but I looking at everything.” After a miserable couple of months, the Hawks are barely clinging to the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, one game ahead of the New York Knicks with nine games left in the regular season. “T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577600992014-04-01T23:27:08.556-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T23:27:08.556-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Pierce scored 16 in the first quarter, two nights after putting up 17 in the period, and didn’t miss a shot in either. Joe Johnson added 19 points for the Nets. Brooklyn equaled the longest home winning streak in the NBA this ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577530782014-03-31T23:26:13.184-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:26:13.184-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Iginla scored twice to reach the 30-goal mark, and Patrice Bergeron added a goal as the Bruins won for the 14th time in 15 games. Chad Johnson made 31 saves, and he and Tuukka Rask have combined to allow only 13 goals over 11 games. Jason Chimera ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577497092014-03-30T23:37:08.014-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-30T23:37:08.014-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57749709@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:37:08 MDT NHL: Boston shuts out defending champs Chicago http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57744890-77/columbus-division-game-playoff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57744890-77/columbus-division-game-playoff.html.csp">NHL: Boston shuts out defending champs Chicago</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T23:33:52.861-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbus, Ohio • The Pittsburgh Penguins have struggled at times in an injury-filled season. When a game is in the balance, however, they still have the personnel and the experience to end up with the two points. Chris Kunitz and Beau Bennett scored goals 47 seconds apart midway through the third period and Marc-Andre Fleury made 35 saves and the Penguins clinched a playoff spot with a 2-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday night. “I thought to a man we stepped up,” coach Dan Bylsma sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577448902014-03-28T23:33:52.861-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-28T23:33:52.861-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57744890@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:33:52 MDT Golf: Henley wins Honda Classic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57622622-77/henley-hole-playoff-birdie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57622622-77/henley-hole-playoff-birdie.html.csp">Golf: Henley wins Honda Classic</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">THE ASSOCIATED PRESS</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-02T22:08:47.374-06:00">Updated Mar 2, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. • Russell Henley chipped in for birdie and then hit into the water on his next shot for double bogey. He watched Rory McIlroy throw away a lead with a double bogey and a bogey, only to stand over a 12-foot eagle putt on the next hole with a chance to win. A wild Sunday at PGA National ended in a four-man playoff, with Henley making good on his second chance at the par-5 18th to win the Honda Classic. “This doesn’t feel real,” Henley said. It didn’t look much differently,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57622622@www.sltrib.com Sun, 02 Mar 2014 22:08:47 MDT