Walker’s HRs beat Bucs; Top 20 dramatic goals; Pens ready for Predators

Neil Walker Mets

Neil Walker hit two home runs and had an RBI single in the Mets’ 8-1 win over the Pirates

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Neil Walker sinks the Pirates with two home runs, writes Chris Adamski.

Andrew McCutchen smiles

No player in MLB with as many plate appearances this season has a lower batting average than Andrew McCutchen (.203)

In the Pirates notebook, Andrew McCutchen dropped to No. 6 in the lineup, writes Adamski.

The scouting report for Saturday’s game against the Mets.

ON THE ICE

Max Talbot scores G7 GW v Red Wings

Max Talbot scored two goals in the 2-1 victory over Detroit in Game 7 of the 2009 Stanley Cup Final

Jonathan Bombulie ranks the 20 most dramatic goals in Penguins history.

Ron Hainsey checks Mark Borowiecki

Penguins defenseman Ron Hainsey hits Ottawa’s Mark Borowiecki in Game 7

The Penguins defensemen shouldered a heavy load in Game 7 victory, writes Bill West.

Chipped Ice A.M. edition: Matt Murray wins goalie battle, sends Penguins to Cup Final, writes Bombulie.

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Peter Laviolette

Predators coach Peter Laviolette is the fourth coach in NHL history to lead three teams to the Cup Final

Bombulie and West break down the Penguins-Predators Stanley Cup Final matchup.