About This Week's Cover
For a team that has featured Jerry Koosman, Tom Seaver and Dwight Gooden, the Mets have a new young ace and he just might be better than all of them. Matt Harvey has dominated the National League to start the season, and he could be well on his way to being the NL's best pitcher. Tom Verducci discusses what makes the Mets' homegrown ace as good as he is.
As the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs heats up, SI.com has complete coverage of the conference semifinals. SI hockey insider Brian Cazeneuve has video analysis of all four series, plus there are predictions, breakdowns of the matchups you shouldn't miss and photo galleries of your favorite teams still in action. Visit SI.com/NHL for all of the action.
David Epstein investigates into why a trusted team doctor was suddenly let go by the new Nittany Lions' athletic director. Be sure to read the SI staff's roundtable about whether or not Penn State athletics still maintains too much power.
It's that time of year to determine the most valuable sports figures in the world. Click through to determine how Floyd Mayweather stacks up against Kobe Bryant, how Tiger Woods stacks up against Alex Rodriguez, and who the most influential non-athletes are.