Here's the headline on the Denver Post story about Matt Cooke's knee-on-knee hit that knocked Tyson Barrie out of the Stanley Cup playoffs and is likely to result in a suspension:
Avs, Wild await word on suspension of Matt Cooke for dirty hit
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The 19,423 sellout is the fifth largest in finals history and the best attended since 2007.
The postgame rant was mostly supported by WNBA fans and others around the league. However, former women's basketball star and Lisa Leslie called Reeve a "sore loser" on NBA TV after the game.
The WNBA acknowledged Friday morning that referees improperly failed to review Nneka Ogwumike's basket toward the end of Game 5.
The Gophers last beat an in-state opponent on Nov. 13 at Minnesota State and will try to end a five-game losing streak against the rivals this weekend against St. Cloud State.
The Lynx set an attendance record at last year's Game 5 with a crowd of 18,993. A Target Center basketball sellout is 19,356 and upper-level tickets are all that remain for Thursday.