Hundreds of empty seats dotted the crowd at Canadian Tire Centre as the Ottawa Senators beat the New York Rangers 2-1 on Thursday in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series. The Senators had no comment when asked about the empty seats at the game and the attendance was not announced. Staff members could be seen pulling free giveaway towels off the empty seats.
Serena Williams says she was taking a personal photo of her progressing pregnancy on Snapchat when she accidentally pressed the wrong button and made the post public. The photo of the tennis superstar in a one piece bathing suit was captioned "20 weeks." Despite the lack of information, it immediately made headlines around the world last week. Williams told Gayle King at the TED2017 Conference in Vancouver on Tuesday night that the mishap wasn't a big deal because she planned to share the news shortly.
Maria Sharapova won her first-round match at the Porsche Grand Prix. Maria Sharapova made her return to the tennis court on Wednesday following a 15-month doping suspension, and one of the game’s most prominent players has already blasted her comeback. Sharapova won her first match since her reinstatement, beating Roberta Vinci, 7-5, 6-3, at the Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany.