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Author: 0 Hawks engineer historic comeback against Cavaliers

The latest loss against to the Atlanta Hawks , 114-100. The fourth quarter however, showed how unstable the team truly is. "This is nearly a reality check for us", Bradley went on. "It's the National Basketball Association and those guys made a run at us and came back to close it a couple of times , but I'm happy with the way our guys played", Budenholzer said.

Author: 0 NBA Playoffs 2017: Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Indiana Pacers 119-114

LeBron James played a much better overall game. Cleveland ultimately won by a score of 119-114 to go up 3-0 in the series . Brady collected his fifth Super Bowl ring in February after helping the Patriots overcome a 25-point deficit in the third quarter to defeat the Atlanta Falcons in overtime of Super Bowl LI.

Author: 0 NBA Playoffs First Round: Cavaliers 117-111 Pacers

He now trails only Michael Jordan (5,987 points) and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (5,762) in all-time playoff scoring. In the Pacers' Game 1 loss to the Cavs, it was CJ Miles whom George called out for missing a potential game-winning jumper.

Author: 0 US, Canada, Mexico launch joint bid to host 2026 world cup

Monday's announcement confirmed what has always been regarded as an open secret amongst FIFA-watchers: that a bid from the North America region for 2026 was inevitable. "Before this conference is over we will sign a memorandum of understanding between the three of our countries, signifying we will bid together". Montagliani is one of the driving forces behind this joint bid, and he's a big-time mover and shaker within world soccer's inner circle.

Author: 0 Cormier defends title, thrives as UFC villain

From the first bell, everyone seemed a little confused as Anthony Johnson opted to grapple Cormier rather than keep his distance and utilise those bombs he's famously associated with, and it came back to haunt him. "I've only gotten better in my time off and preserved my body". But a break by the ref after Cormier grabbed the fence led to a savage flurry from Johnson that hit Cormier in the stomach with a hard kick and then a punch to the face that broke his nose.

Author: 0 Former England defender Ehiogu dies after cardiac arrest

Tottenham said via their Twitter account on Thursday: "We can confirm that Ugo Ehiogu is now in hospital after collapsing at our Training Centre earlier today". The tribute on the official @ England Twitter account read: "Our thoughts and sympathies are with all lucky enough to know him". Ehiogu's final tweet said much about the measure of his character, and he'll be much missed not only by Spurs, but the entire football family.

Author: 0 Leafs fall to Columbus, now face Capitals in playoffs

I told the coaches at the start of the year if we got in it was going to be tomorrow in game 82. "I think you embrace it", added Matthews. The Capitals have one game left on the 2016-17 regular-season schedule. "No one is giving it to you". Asked on Sunday if Andersen had any concussion symptoms, Babcock said: "No symptoms". Pittsburgh (50-20-11) had already clinched home-ice advantage for their first-round playoff series against the Columbus Blue Jackets .

Sports Champions League: Barcelona in Need of Another Miracle; This Time Against Juventus
Author: 0 Champions League: Barcelona in Need of Another Miracle; This Time Against Juventus

And the only negative news of the night for the Bianconeri was a yellow card for Sami Khedira that will rule the German global out of the first leg of their semi-final. Luis Enrique will be without some of his best players though as Vidal, Rafinha, Arda Turan, Gerard Pique, Sergio Busquets, Jeremy Mathieu and Javier Mascherano are all but out for tonight's match.

Sports Goffin downs Djokovic to set up possible Nadal showdown
Author: 0 Goffin downs Djokovic to set up possible Nadal showdown

The Serb was angry over the playing conditions, made hard by a sharp shaft of light shooting across the surface while most of the arena was in shade. Yet Goffin, who had only previously won one set in five matches against his opponent, hung in there and broke back to level at 4-4 before claiming a major scalp when the favourite netted a backhand under enormous pressure after fending off four match points.

Author: 0 Bruins' Miller returns after 2-game absence

After the break, defenceman Chris Wideman scored a quick goal and Karlsson set up Brassard in another rapid-fire scoring sequence to tie the game and send Twitter into a tizzy. Game 4 is Tuesday night in San Jose. Washington led 3-1 and had a chance to put the Leafs away after Kuznetsov upped the lead back to two with his first goal of the playoffs 5:39 into the second period, but Toronto's penalty-kill managed to fend off a full 2-minute 5-on-3 Capitals' power play.

Author: 0 Capitals beat Maple Leafs 5-4, tie series at 2 games apiece

After all the hand-wringing over Alex Ovechkin's ice time, he scored his third goal of the series to make it 2-0 at 4:34 had a Corsi of +6. "When I went on the secondary ticket websites I couldn't believe how much is out there", says Capstick, who adds it was much easier to move his extra playoff tickets previous year.

Sports Bill Murray to join cellist for music and spoken word tour
Author: 0 Bill Murray to join cellist for music and spoken word tour

Some of the tracks on the record include Stephen Foster's Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair and songs from West Side Story. Well, the short profile describes his voice as "a brassy growl". "You hear all those other voices saying, 'That didn't sound like Tony Bennett, ' or, 'That B flat's not going to break a light bulb.' But they're receding".

Sports Suzuki returns to Seattle as member of 3000-hit club
Author: 0 Suzuki returns to Seattle as member of 3000-hit club

Mitch Haniger hit a one-out double off Kyle Barraclough in the ninth inning, ending the Miami Marlins' bid for a combined no-hitter against the Seattle Mariners. Chen exited the game after 100 pitches when Marlins manager Don Mattingly opted for his bullpen. METS 5, PHILLIES 4: Jay Bruce homered twice and drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking shot in the eighth as NY ended its four-game losing streak.

Author: 0 Minnesota Wild unable to beat hot goalie Jake Allen, Blues take

Game 1: Wednesday, April 12, St. Louis at Minnesota, 8:30 p.m. Just a few minutes after Edmundson's long-distance one-timer, Marco Scandella's uncontested wrist shot banged off the crossbar. At some point, if Minnesota is going to make a series out of this, it has to start converting on some of these golden chances. They have 228-142 advantage in shot attempts but something's not working.

Author: 0 Kris Jenner Flips Out Over Jabs in Caitlyn Jenner's Book

In the sneak peek of the show " Keeping Up With The Kardashians ", the 61-year-old television personality has revealed her frustration with Caitlyn after she read an advance copy of her forthcoming memoir, " The Secrets of My Life ", reported E! Does she identify with Caitlyn in the sense that her sexuality is maybe different from what everyone expects of her? Kris says she's portrayed as a "b**ch and an a**hole" in the book, and definitely isn't having it.

Sports Steve Ott kicks at Mats Zuccarello in Habs loss at Rangers
Author: 0 Steve Ott kicks at Mats Zuccarello in Habs loss at Rangers

Jesper Fast made most of a turnover and was able to slip the puck under the legs of Carey Price to get the Rangers on the board and got the Garden rocking. "I thought that line created more after that point, so just an in-game decision by me". "I don't know why we're starting now". In the third period, Gallagher looked to retrieve the puck from Skjei behind the Rangers' net by hitting him.

Sports Klopp: Injuries may have cost Liverpool title
Author: 0 Klopp: Injuries may have cost Liverpool title

Klopp's side are unbeaten in seven games and defender Dejan Lovren says they need to maintain that level of consistency during the run-in. Facing a shortage of options at the back, Klopp could turn to Joe Gomez to fill the void. Henderson has been out since Feb 11 with a foot injury and unlike Lallana, who is expected to return to full training next week, is not close to a return.

Author: 0 Tuchel hoping Dortmund stay focused on football

Attack-minded left back Bernard Mendy - newly called up to the France team along with Mbappe - hit a fierce shot that goalkeeper Roman Burki spilled. Dortmund almost leveled matters in the 14th minute, but Nuri Sahin's curling free-kick crashed against the crossbar.

Author: 0 Iran not 'living up to spirit' of nuclear deal

Trump's administration has launched a 90-day review of the agreement with Iran to determine whether the United States will continue to abide by it. Trump, speaking Thursday in a White House news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, says there "is no give up" even after the White House's first plan failed last month.

Author: 0 Oilers ripped apart by Sharks, series tied 2-2

The Oilers penalty kill, which had limited San Jose's power play to a woeful 1-for-14 over the first three games, was part of the Game 4 meltdown as the Sharks were 4 for 8 on the power play. "I don't want our players to necessarily forget about this tonight", the coach said. It shows you that a team can take their game to a different level.

Author: 0 Wizards' Ian Mahinmi to miss at least Games 3, 4 at Hawks

Wall has had an interesting matchup with Dennis Schroder , who Wall has said has game similar to his own. Gortat had several blocks on Howard in Game 2 and has been giving him fits. Nobody feels any better. "I've got to put the two together". When we do that, they obviously hurt us getting up and down the court. I know this kid very well.

Sports Cano, Cruz power Mariners past Marlins in Ichiro return
Author: 0 Cano, Cruz power Mariners past Marlins in Ichiro return

It is the only walk issued this season by Hernandez after 24 2/3 innings over his four starts. Teheran (1-1) allowed seven runs on seven hits in four innings. Of his home-run ball, Suziki said, "I thought, 'You know what, this will be a memorable something to hold onto.' I was glad to get that". Chase Headley and Aaron Hicks also went deep to give NY a season high four home runs.

Sports Wenger: Wilshere injury won't impact on contract talks with midfielder
Author: 0 Wenger: Wilshere injury won't impact on contract talks with midfielder

Even if they win the Cup, failure to qualify for the Champions League qualification would taint any Wembley celebrations. "We can't make any guarantees, as he hasn't done a lot of training", Howe added. Let's hope we score first". "He's a player of Bournemouth until the end of the season but we have a good understanding with the medical staff". The rehab will be made here because the season will be over.

Author: 0 Warriors rule Kevin Durant out for Game 2 against Trail Blazers

The final score was 110-81 as they extended their lead in the series to 2-0. "We can't allow JaVale McGee to come in and impact the game the way he has", said Damian Lillard. McGee didn't miss a shot, going a ideal 7-for-7 from the floor, finishing with 15 points, five rebounds and four blocks in 13 minutes off the bench.

Sports Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale fined $30000 for National Basketball Association officiating rant
Author: 0 Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale fined $30000 for National Basketball Association officiating rant

The Spurs led the National Basketball Association at 39.1 percent during the regular season and were even more lethal in Game 1 , going 10 for 19 (52.6 percent). The disparity with the Spurs may not have been because of officiating in a single game, but more likely because the Grizzlies' inside shots often rely on pivot moves or quick stops instead of the bruising drives that are rewarded with free throws, and due to their season-long penchant for fouling shooters.

Author: 0 Momentum with Spurs for FA Cup semifinal showdown vs Chelsea

While they're still heavy favourites for the league title, this drop in form could hurt them against Tottenham . "Getting to the final would be wonderful and also, having knocked Chelsea out in the semi-finals and being in the title hunt, we'd fancy our chances whoever we got in the final".

Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund bombing motivated by 'stock market'

Dortmund defender Marc Bartra was wounded by the blasts, with a decision taken to delay the fixture by 24 hours. Police said the man's motivation to collapse the club's share price so he could profit from stock market speculation, The Guardian reported.

Author: 0 Blues take advantage of rare off day

Indeed the 26-year-old netminder played the " game of his life " Wednesday night, and this should be a wakeup call to his teammates. The Blues have won both games by scores of 2-1 and the major offensive players on both sides have been mostly silent.

Author: 0 Zidane: Isco's Future Is At Madrid

Real Madrid take on Barcelona in the El Clasico this weekend, but the war between the clubs has begun way before that. He equalized Sporting's opener with a twisting run inside the home side's penalty area which he finished with a low shot and then won the game in the last minute with a low drive to put the icing on the cake.

Author: 0 Cavs hang on to open 2-0 lead on Pacers

IN scored 37 points in the first quarter, falling just short of a season high (39), then matched that 37 in the second quarter for its highest first-half total of the season. "And he had that mindset, came in and executed, and it's hard to come off the bench right after halftime". Not that many were questioning that statement in the first place , but some have been wondering just how much longer James can continue to be one of the best players in the game in his 14th season in the National ...

Author: 0 Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki Congratulate Mother-To-Be Serena Williams

Confirming that the 23-time Grand Slam victor is indeed 20 weeks into her pregnancy, rep Kelly Bush Novak said " I'm happy to confirm Serena is expecting a baby this fall ". No leading singles player has returned from pregnancy at Williams' age. Serena, who first met the 33-year-old entrepreneur in 2015, revealed her family plans last year, telling America's Glamour magazine, "I definitely want to have kids one day".

Sports Grizzlies pull within 2-1 of Spurs with 105-94 win
Author: 0 Grizzlies pull within 2-1 of Spurs with 105-94 win

Memphis' classic "grit and grind" trio of Mike Conley , Zach Randolph , and Marc Gasol scored a combined 66 points. But in addition to Parker's lackluster performance, Gasol was 2-of-9 for six points, and Manu Ginobili missed both of his field-goal attempts.

Sports Rangers Take Game 4; Series Tied at 2
Author: 0 Rangers Take Game 4; Series Tied at 2

Austrian Michael Grabner equalized for the Rangers . In the actual game itself, Vigneault heavily shielded his newly assembled "top line" of Chris Kreider-Mika Zibanejad-Pavel Buchnevich, deploying them nearly entirely against the Canadiens' third and fourth lines and third defense pairing.

Sports Sharks doomed by Edmonton's two shorthanded goals
Author: 0 Sharks doomed by Edmonton's two shorthanded goals

McDavid's goal came with Milan Lucic in the box for high-sticking. They outshot the Sharks 36-16 and outhit them 41-21. The Oilers did not say if another watch party would be held on Tuesday , for Game 4 of the series. McDavid passed the puck to Mark Letestu, who rifled the puck off Jones's goal pad right to Lucic. Jones dropped to 15-11 all-time in the playoffs, allowing two goals on 34 shots.

Author: 0 Swansea City - Stoke City

I know John very well as a player and a person and I'd be more than happy to speak to him'. He has unbelievable talent and he is a fantastic leader - one of a dying breed of leaders. He continued: "If I want a player up there sprinting, running in behind all the time, it would not be Fernando". "He will get game time at some point before the end of the season - we'll see how he goes today".

Author: 0 Blazers' Nurkic out for Game 2

After combining for 75 points in Game 1 and pushing Portland on the brink of an upset through three-quarters, Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum scored just 23 points on 9-for-34 shooting. Golden State leads the best-of-seven series 2-0 as it shifts to Portland for Game 3 on Saturday. We have the Portland Trail Blazers vs Golden State Warriors .

Sports Tottenham Send Scout To Watch Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic
Author: 0 Tottenham Send Scout To Watch Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic

Dortmund were understandably subdued in the first half and despite improving after the break they suffered a 3-2 first-leg loss - their first home defeat in 21 matches. "I don't know where we're heading". German investigators said Thursday they have found no evidence so far that an Iraqi detained after the Borussia Dortmund bus attack was involved in the bombing, but he is suspected of membership in the Islamic State group.

Sports Barca paid for mistakes in first leg - Luis Enrique
Author: 0 Barca paid for mistakes in first leg - Luis Enrique

The home side became increasingly exasperated as the first half wore on, arguing with the referee on a number of occasions over what they perceived to be fouls committed on Messi and Neymar. Monaco joined Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Juventus in the last four of Europe's premier club competition, becoming the first French team to achieve the feat since Olympique Lyonnais in 2010.

Author: 0 Lined Up: Game #4 @ Bruins

Mike Hoffman and Derick Brassard both scored for Ottawa, while goaltender Craig Anderson made 17 saves in net. Despite outshooting the Bruins 18-10 through 40 minutes, the two teams were tied 3-3 going into the third and though it wasn't all Anderson's fault but he has to make a stop or two to give the Senators a chance especially at this time of year.