Professional athletes often have a way of making enormous differences in the lives of their fans, and Alex Ovechkin is definitely not an exception to that. It may be a few years old, but you've got to see this story.
The New York Rangers face the Los Angeles Kings in the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals beginning on Wednesday night in California. Here's a preview of the series that will decide which team wins the NHL championship:
Saturday night the Dallas Stars hosted the Minnesota Wild at American Airlines Center, and before the teams took to the ice, Dallas retired Mike Modano's #9. The Dallas Stars organization created a top-notch event which included a star-studded green carpet ceremony, video tributes and a very emotional speech of gratitude from Modano himself.