2 for Tuesday - 03-31-09

Mar 31, 2009 5:08 PM

2 FOR TUESDAY Richard Saber...last week: 2-1, 2009 record: 14-21

LIGHTNING AT BRUINS (NHL)

Two teams headed in opposite directions. Tampa Bay has lost 3 straight and out of the playoff picture. Boston has won 3 in a row and focused on wrapping up top seed in the East. BRUINS.

PREDATORS at BLUE JACKETS (NHL)

Columbus is on the verge of making the playoffs for the first time in franchise history. Jackets goalie Steve Mason is off a 5-0 shutout of Calgary. Nashville just off an emotional win over Detroit. BLUE JACKETS... Bonus: Chicago Blackhawks.

2 FOR TUESDAY Mark Mayer... last week: 1-2, 2009 record: 20-16

HAWKS at SIXERS (NBA)

Atlanta comes off that huge win over the LA Lakers, but is 14-22 on the road compared to 29-9 at home. Last time the Sixers dropped 2 straight, they won 4 in a row. Same situation applies here. SIXERS.

PISTONS at CAVALIERS (NBA)

Cleveland is on another of those runs, this time a 12-game win streak. The Cavs have won the last two matchups against Detroit by 21 and 10 points. With only 1 loss at home all season, we’re not bucking LeBron. CAVS... Bonus: Charlotte Bobcats.