Expert picks for the postseaon: First-round, Stanley Cup, Conn Smythe

Who wins each first-round series? Which teams do we think will make the Stanley Cup Final? Who’s the early Conn Smythe fave? Our panel checks in. – NHL

2019 NHL mock draft 1.0: First-round predictions

With about four months remaining until the draft, we go from 1 to 31 in the first mock of the year. – NHL

NFL rookie first-round QBs: The good, bad and what’s next

The five QBs selected in the first round — Josh Allen, Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield, Lamar Jackson and Josh Rosen — might all start in Week 14. – NFL

NFL execs, coaches evaluate future of 2018’s first-round QBs

History says that at least one of the five rookies will start Week 1. Who has the best shot? Here’s a rundown of their chances plus future outlook. – NFL

Early impressions of all 32 first-round picks

Which draft picks are quickly adapting to the pro game? Who’s getting first-team reps? NFL Nation reporters offer a progress report for 1-32. – NFL

Von Miller’s new job: Mentoring first-round pick Bradley Chubb

After being mentored by DeMarcus Ware, Miller wants to pay it forward and lead the Broncos. He’s starting with his new defensive line teammate. – NFL

Pros and cons for every first-round pick

With the first pick, a team has to take a player, not a project. The Browns made quarterback Baker Mayfield the first overall pick in the draft. – TOP

Roundtable: First-round storylines we’re obsessed with

The bad blood between the Bruins and Maple Leafs has us glued to our seats, as does Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky’s battle against his lousy playoff past. – NHL

Which first-round playoff series would be must-see?

If the season ended today, the Stanley Cup playoffs bracket would feature some compelling first-round matchups. Predators-Stars, Bruins-Maple Leafs, Jets-Blues could provide plenty of drama, but Islanders-Lightning wouldn’t be much of a fight. – NHL

Matt Elam’s arrest secures his place as Ravens’ worst first-round pick

Matt Elam’s arrest secures his place as Ravens’ worst first-round pick – NFL