Avalanche Win Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals, Warriors Vs Celtics Tonight Game 6, Fitzpatrick Highest Paid Safety In NFL

Betsy Berns
FiredUp Network Sports Writer

@BetsyBerns

Thursday, June 16, 2022


HOCKEY

In a thrilling Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals, the Colorado Avalanche pulled out a 4-3 win in overtime. Andre Burakovsky scored the winning goal, his first in a Stanley Cup Final.

BASKETBALL

The Golden State Warriors face the Boston Celtics Thursday night in Game 6 of the NBA Finals. If the Warriors prevail, they will have won their seventh NBA championship in franchise history and their fourth title in 8 years.

FOOTBALL

The Pittsburgh Steelers agreed to a new five-year contract with Minkah Fitzpatrick that will pay him $73.6 million with $36 million guaranteed. Fitzpatrick is now the highest paid safety in the NFL.