Islanders showed grit and intensity to keep the win in Game 4 over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
🏒Islanders: The Isles have grit galore, and it was on full display in their over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday. Our boys headed into the third period with a 3–0 lead, but the Lightning struck back, quickly notching two goals and hungry for the equalizer.
- Enter: Ryan Pulock. In the frenzied final seconds of the game, the defenseman made to stop a buzzer-beater and seal the win. .
- As they return to Tampa, the Isles need to keep the intensity up and build an early lead over the Lightning. Puck drops on Game 5 tonight at 8 p.m. ET. See you at ?
🏀Nets: The Nets’ buzzer-beater story didn’t have as happy an ending. The finalé of their series with the Milwaukee Bucks was absolutely wild, with the two heavyweights of the Eastern Conference going blow-for-blow ’til the bitter end. Kevin Durant , sinking an that instead sent the teams to OT. Our hearts are still pounding.
- But you can only hit so many in one night; without much help (read: ) from his bench, KD and the squad fell to the Milwaukee Bucks in a Game 7 heartbreaker.
- While we’re enjoying #hotgirlsummer, we hope the injury-plagued Nets get some R&R. The Big 3 barely played together, but they gave us of what we hope to see . KD, if we catch you poolside, drinks are on us.