Playoff Update: The Biggest Stories In The NBA, NHL PlayoffsHere's a look at the latest and most important storylines from around the NBA and NHL Playoffs.
Thunderbirds Projected To Face Portland In Revamped Playoff FormatAs things stand currently, Seattle will face bitter rival Portland in the first round, with the Winterhawks holding home ice thanks to an eight-point edge in the U.S. Division standings.
Seahawks vs. Panthers: Preview, Primer & PickThere is a lot to consider when determining the potential outcome and effect of this Saturday's divisional matchup at CenturyLink Field.
Seahawks' Week 17 Playoff ScenariosThe Seattle Seahawks control their own destiny in the race for the No. 1 seed in the NFC playoffs.
Geoff Baker On MLB's Wild Card, M's OwnershipGeoff Baker of the Seattle Times joined The Steve Sandmeyer Show Tuesday, discussing the impact of MLB's second Wild Card.
Snake-bit Chiefs Fall Short As Defense Fails Repeatedly In Second-half CollapseThe Kansas City Chiefs lost an eighth-straight postseason game on Saturday, losing 45-44 to the Indianapolis Colts after holding a 28-point lead in the third quarter.
Packers Face Injury Questions On DefenseThe Green Bay Packers have had trouble stopping the 49ers in their last two meetings. Now they have to try and beat them in the playoffs while facing injury issues on defense.
Churchill's Week 16 Picks Plus Playoff ScenariosThe battle for the No. 2 seed occurs on the field in Carolina where the Saints look to sweep the Panthers. If they do so, New Orleans will lock up the No. 2 seed and first-round bye.
Seahawks Happy To Clinch, But Want It AllEven at 11-1, with the best record in the NFL and a 14-game home winning streak, the Seahawks remain unsatisfied, at least until they have clinched what's most important to them: Home-field advantage in the playoffs.
Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Chance At The Playoffs? Giants Vs. JetsFans in New York never want to abandon thoughts of the postseason this early into any season. As frustrated as they may be, the hope of a postseason run remains in the minds of the fans of both New York NFL teams.
Keidel: House Of Cardinals; Is St. Louis America's Team?The New York Yankees are America's team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn't feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the '90s dynasty.
Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. OriolesBoth the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?