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Blackhawks sweep wild, advance to Western Conference Finals!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       For the third time in as many years, the Chicago Blackhawks have knocked the Minnesota Wild out of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Blackhawks defeated the Wild by a final score of 4-3 on Thursday night, thus earning a spot in this year’s Western […]

Titans expect Mariota to start at QB this season!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The Tennessee Titans used the second overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft to select former Oregon star quarterback Marcus Mariota. The 21-year-old Hawaiian had a sensational final college season, throwing for 4,454 yards and 42 touchdowns with the Ducks. Despite the arrival of the […]

Canadiens eliminate Senators with game 6 win‏!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The Montreal Canadiens have advanced to the second-round of this year’s NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, this after defeating the Ottawa Senators by a final score of 2-0 in game six of their first-round playoff series on Sunday night. The Habs were led by the play […]

Wild eliminate Blues, will face Blackhawks in round 2‏!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The Minnesota Wild defeated the St. Louis Blues by a final score of 4-1 on Sunday afternoon, thus advancing to the second-round of this year’s NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Minnesota captain Zach Parise scored 2 goals in yesterday’s win, including a key short-handed goal in […]

Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi set for UFC on FOX 16‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       July’s stacked “UFC on FOX 16” card just got another amazing lightweight fight! UFC officials recently announced that Joe Lauzon will be stepping into the octagon to face PRIDE legend Takanori Gomi! Lauzon is looking to bounce back from his loss to Al Iaquinta with […]

Predators force game 6 with the Blackhawks‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)         The Nashville Predators entered Thursday night’s game against the Chicago Blackhawks down 3-1 in their best of seven divisional series. Despite their having backs up against the wall and the knowledge that their squad needs to win three straight games, the Predators put forth a gritty […]