Some big wins from one of the few teams with anything left to lose in the MLB earn a team EGP Team of the Week for last week.
In both the MLB and NFL this week, teams that came into the season with middling expectations showed that they are not to be slept on.
Awarding the current leader in the AL Wild Card dogfight and a WNBA team that has shown through this postseason.
Last week, a Wild Card hopeful made a run towards their playoff spot and a WNBA legend led her team to a big win.
Last week saw the beginning of the WNBA playoffs and a dominant run by an MLB team that is cementing its place in the upcoming postseason.
The Celtics stole a huge win on the road in the NBA Finals, the Avalanche seem unstoppable, and the Yankees are once again the toast of MLB.
It’s just gotta be feeling like the ultimate revenge tour for the Celtics – they had a shot to knock out all three teams to eliminate them from the playoffs in the previous three years. Boston led wire-to-wire in their Game 7 victory, making coach Ime Udoka the first rookie coach to win multiple Game 7s.
The NBA Finals matchup is set, while strong contenders in MLB and the WNBA looked absolutely untouchable last week.
The Warriors again look like a title threat, the Lightning keep rolling, and the Sun shine bright to begin their season.