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Sports Crucial games coming for Timberwolves, Jazz
Author: 0 Crucial games coming for Timberwolves, Jazz

The fourth technical came late in the first half, when Ingles appeared to get a little too mouthy after sinking his third straight 3-pointer. The surge Ingles kept going finally culminated in another dunk by Gobert that punctuated the decisive 20-3 run that gave Utah a 67-52 lead.

Sports This Taco Truck In Milwaukee Is Ready For Giannis Antetokounmpo
Author: 0 This Taco Truck In Milwaukee Is Ready For Giannis Antetokounmpo

He can pull off gravity-defying dunks, block shots five rows deep into the crowd and use his length to make game-winning tip-ins, as he did in Sunday's 104-102 Game 4 triumph over the Boston Celtics at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. According to various social media posts, the situation grew uncomfortable, as some patrons began yelling for the restaurant to find Antetokounmpo a seat.

Sports Ovechkin, Capitals dominate Game 6 to win series with Blue Jackets
Author: 0 Ovechkin, Capitals dominate Game 6 to win series with Blue Jackets

The Capitals have lost nine of ten series against the Penguins all time. Seventy-three seconds later, Ovechkin blasted a one-timer from the left faceoff circle to give Washington its first two-goal lead of the night. "It nearly gets us going, too, and makes you want to quiet them down". If the Stanley Cup playoffs were reseeded after the first round, the Penguins (100 points) would have faced the Tampa Bay Lightning (113 points), while the Capitals (105 points) would have faced the victor ...

Sports Yankees Will Call Up Top Prospect Gleyber Torres
Author: 0 Yankees Will Call Up Top Prospect Gleyber Torres

He was pulled from the RailRiders' 6-5 loss to Toledo on Saturday after six innings before being informed of his promotion. The Venezuelan has played at second base, shortstop and third base for Scranton but is expected to mostly play second or third base for the Yankees.

Sports I have no problem with Mourinho, says Man United star Pogba
Author: 0 I have no problem with Mourinho, says Man United star Pogba

But we stuck together, we stayed away for five days from everything and just focused on preparing for both matches. This is a golden Tottenham team in one way, with the football they play and enjoying regular Champions League football, but ultimately great teams are judged on silverware.

Sports Lance Armstrong pays $5m to settle federal lawsuit
Author: 0 Lance Armstrong pays $5m to settle federal lawsuit

After years of denials, Armstrong admitted in a 2013 interview with Oprah Winfrey that he had taken banned substances and encouraged others to do so, while orchestrating a coverup of the team's use of blood transfusions and substances including testosterone and erythropoietin, known as EPO.

Sports Rockets falter in Minnesota as T-Wolves close series to 2-1
Author: 0 Rockets falter in Minnesota as T-Wolves close series to 2-1

The Rockets went 15-for-40, right around their regular-season average. After only knocking down 15 out of a whopping 55 attempts the last two games, the T-Wolves were able to connect on the same number of 3-pointers (15) in just a single game, and on an efficient 55.6 percent.

Sports Rams to face Chiefs in Mexico City on MNF
Author: 0 Rams to face Chiefs in Mexico City on MNF

L.A. will kick off FOX's inaugural Thursday Night Football package, when the team hosts the Minnesota Vikings in Week 4 on September 27. Monday Night Football is coming to Mexico City! "Over the past two seasons, we have seen the extraordinary passion that exists for NFL football in Mexico", Goodell said in January.

Sports White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar in critical condition following brain bleed
Author: 0 White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar in critical condition following brain bleed

McCullers is coming off an impressive outing in which he allowed one hit and struck out 11 over seven innings against the Seattle Mariners . "It crushes us in this clubhouse". Farquhar collapsed in the White Sox dugout and underwent medical testing that showed that a revealed aneurysm caused the brain bleed, the team announced on Saturday.

Sports IPL 2018 Match 20 SRH vs CSK
Author: 0 IPL 2018 Match 20 SRH vs CSK

He was equally effective against both seamers and spinners alike as he brought up his first fifty for the Super Kings in just 28 balls with a huge six off K Gowtham. The visiting team then stopped the hosts at 178 for six, with medium pacer Deepak Chahar doing the bulk of damage. Few are aware that the CSK and SRH not only have equal points (06) from equal number of outings (three wins out of four matches) but also have won matches against identical opponents and nearly in an identical ...

Sports Portland Trail Blazers vs. New Orleans Pelicans 4/21/18, Prediction & Odds
Author: 0 Portland Trail Blazers vs. New Orleans Pelicans 4/21/18, Prediction & Odds

Golden State leads that series 3-0. The second round of the National Basketball Association playoffs is scheduled to begin April 30-May 1, but are able to be moved up to April 28-29 at the earlier. The Pelicans defeated the Portland Trailblazers Saturday 131-123 to sweep their four game Western Conference opening round playoff series. "I think it's still a little early right now to say what direction we're going to go and what needs to be done moving forward, but one thing is that Neil ...

Sports Alexis Sanchez makes honest admission after Arsene Wenger confirms Arsenal exit
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez makes honest admission after Arsene Wenger confirms Arsenal exit

Friday's surprise announcement was met with a mixture of joy from those fans who have wanted him out for some time, gratitude for what he had delivered and praise from contemporaries for how he changed the English game. In recent months the atmosphere at the Emirates Stadium has been one of apathy, rather than the toxicity that developed towards the end of last term, with fans staying away rather than protesting for Wenger's removal.

Sports Rubio's triple-double leads Jazz to playoff win
Author: 0 Rubio's triple-double leads Jazz to playoff win

In winning Game 2, the Jazz looked good when they had Gobert and Favors on the court together, and they gambled that Anthony wouldn't make enough shots to prevent them from playing that way. Westbrook wasn't his usual self Sunday, finishing with just 14 points on 5-of-17 shooting and eight turnovers. The Thunder shot 14 for 28 from 3-point range.

Sports George Hill (back) out for Game 4; Jose Calderon to start
Author: 0 George Hill (back) out for Game 4; Jose Calderon to start

The relative scheme simplicity was not lost on Lue and the Cavaliers' coaching staff, and the past couple of games they've taken to doubling and trapping Oladipo with the picking man's defender to force turnovers and prevent Vic from getting to the basket.

Sports Premier League champions Man City put five past relegation-threatened Swansea
Author: 0 Premier League champions Man City put five past relegation-threatened Swansea

It will be a good test for all of us to see what will happen next season". No one was hurt, there were no ugly scenes, but the club is likely to earn a rap from the FA. De Bruyne's long-range strike was easily the pick of the goals while Bernardo Silva's was a follow-up after Jesus's penalty had been tipped onto the post by Lukasz Fabianski .

Sports Eagles, Foles agree to restructured deal with '19 option
Author: 0 Eagles, Foles agree to restructured deal with '19 option

Foles only had one year left on his previous deal, but the biggest thing to take out of this deal is it looks like Foles won't be traded this offseason. "We love Philly, Foles told an abc station in Texas earlier this week ". That said, Foles went into this offseason hoping for an opportunity to start somewhere in 2018.

Sports Jay Feely apologizes for posing with gun in daughter's prom photo
Author: 0 Jay Feely apologizes for posing with gun in daughter's prom photo

The "joke" has been around for ages - fathers are known for giving a hard time to their daughter's boyfriends. Personally, I didn't think he needed to apologize, as it is a joke many fathers have said to their daughters boyfriends for decades and I know some of my former girlfriends father's said something along those lines as well'.

Sports PFA Premier League Team of the Year revealed
Author: 0 PFA Premier League Team of the Year revealed

He said: "I would sign right now for what we have done this season next season". "I don't know even how I am going to react after winning the Premier League". Man Utd hold the Premier League record for the biggest winning margin of 18 points, achieved in 1999-2000, and given that City lead United (who have only four matches to play) by 16 points they could well set a new record.

Sports Mohamed Salah scoops PFA Player's Player of the Year award
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah scoops PFA Player's Player of the Year award

Henderson revealed that although at the beginning of the season the players thought Salah will be a good addition for Liverpool , he still exceeded their expectations. This month Salah became the first player in Premier League history to win three Player of the Month awards in a season. Three Manchester City players were in the mix for the Young Player of the Year award with Leroy Sane , Raheem Sterling and goalkeeper Ederson getting the nod along with Harry Kane , Ryan Sessegnon and ...

Sports Watch Aaron Judge hit a colossal home run off Marcus Stroman
Author: 0 Watch Aaron Judge hit a colossal home run off Marcus Stroman

The run prevention has been trash in the early going. Blue Jays 8, Yankees 5. If he doesn't turn his season around quickly things are going to get even uglier in the Bronx. His 73 pitches generated two (2) swings and misses. He's sooo much better than this. Everywhere you looked Saturday, outside of Giancarlo Stanton's bat, there were pluses.

Author: 0 Warriors' Stephen Curry could return in time for Western Conference semifinals

Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry has been cleared to take part in modified practices but will be out at least one more week with a left knee injury. As ESPN's Michael C. Wright noted after Game 3, National Basketball Association teams that trail 3-0 in a series, in the Best-of-Seven format, are 0-127.

Sports Devils D Vatanen is day to day with UBI
Author: 0 Devils D Vatanen is day to day with UBI

Kucherov gives massive hit to Sami Vatanen , taking him out of the game. Defensively, the New Jersey Devils are allowing 2.9 goals per game and are killing 81.8 percent of their opponents power plays. But if the Devils get eliminated in this round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, it won't be due to a lack of enthusiasm from a classic Seinfeld character.

Sports Is Phil Lo Greco a tune up bout for Amir Khan?
Author: 0 Is Phil Lo Greco a tune up bout for Amir Khan?

But Khan says he would not suffer the same fate as Brook if he shared the ring with Errol Spence Jr, who ripped his rival's IBF welterweight title away with an 11th-round stoppage last May. "I came and signed with Matchroom, I'm the one chasing Kell". "I'm a better fighter and a stronger fighter". The 31-year-old walked in to a chorus of cheers at the Hilton Hotel in Liverpool despite having not fought in front of his British fans since defeating Julio Diaz back in 2013.

Sports Pelicans Punch Portland For Playoff Win
Author: 0 Pelicans Punch Portland For Playoff Win

All five Pelicans starters scored in double figures and three of them had double-doubles. But point blank, New Orleans is nowhere close to a playoff team without the contributions of Anthony Davis . That's what separates Holiday from some of the other great guards around the league: he's capable of winning games by making spectacular plays on either side of the ball.

Author: 0 Kathua rape case: Students protest, clash with security forces in Sopore

Witnesses said that government forces fired tear smoke canisters to disperse stone pelting students creating chaos in the area. "Those who still pelt stones in name of the poor girl of Kathua are only hurting the image and interests of the state", Mr Akhtar wrote on micro-blogging site twitter.

Sports Celtics' Marcus Morris Believes Refs Are Targeting Him In Bucks Series
Author: 0 Celtics' Marcus Morris Believes Refs Are Targeting Him In Bucks Series

It was obvious just minutes into the first quarter the Bucks were trying to be more physical and control the pace of the game. If they fall on Sunday, there's a solid chance the Celtics will close them out in Game 5. The Celtics went 28-13 (.683) on the road during the regular season, behind only the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors for the best away record.

Sports Quick strike Jets blank Wild to win National Hockey League playoff series
Author: 0 Quick strike Jets blank Wild to win National Hockey League playoff series

Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk didn't make it through the first period, giving up four goals. "Ultimately, the game was lost in the first period", said Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau. For the first time in almost three decades, a Winnipeg NHL team is advancing to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, promoting a loud roar from fans at Whiteout Street Party.

Sports Alvaro Morata responds to lashing out at being substituted
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata responds to lashing out at being substituted

While Chelsea's finishing was profligate at times - particularly when Morata missed a one-on-one with Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope after N'Golo Kante sent him clear - they were exemplary in their defensive work, restricting an obdurate Burnley to only two shots on target.

Sports Manchester United defeat Tottenham 2-1 in FA Cup semi final
Author: 0 Manchester United defeat Tottenham 2-1 in FA Cup semi final

They have understandable concerns over their development under Mourinho, a manager who has built a career on winning trophies at all costs, often avoiding putting his faith in youth. "If you don't have mentality, you can not do it so I think we are trying to find this balance of a group with quality but with that mental toughness".

Sports Karolyis to NBC: 'No Way' They Knew about Nassar's Behavior
Author: 0 Karolyis to NBC: 'No Way' They Knew about Nassar's Behavior

Some of the gymnasts have claimed Nassar abused them at the Karolyi Ranch, the secluded gymnastic center about 60 miles north of Houston, where elite members of the women's national gymnastics team trained for decades. "They answered every question", Guthrie said. Nassar spent almost three decades at USA Gymnastics before being fired in 2015 after complaints about his behavior.

Author: 0 Victor Moses strike gives Chelsea FC 2-1 win against Burnley

Chelsea kept their slight hopes of a top-four finish alive as they beat high-flying Burnley 2-1 at Turf Moor, ending the Clarets' five-game winning run. "To see [them] play in this way and see good combination and link and press with and without the ball, this is the right way to have satisfaction in the future".

Sports ATP Monte Carlo: Rafael Nadal decimates Dominic Thiem
Author: 0 ATP Monte Carlo: Rafael Nadal decimates Dominic Thiem

Rafael Nadal can not imagine missing major tournament the way Roger Federer has been skipping the French Open for the last two years. "I think I played a great match - the best of the tournament", said Nadal. However, the world number seven - aiming to become the first player to beat Djokovic and Nadal in the same clay-court tournament - was completely outclassed.

Sports Djokovic needs 10 match points to enter 3rd round
Author: 0 Djokovic needs 10 match points to enter 3rd round

Djokovic will continue working with long-time former coach Marian Vajda until the end of the clay-court season after linking up with the Slovak again for the first time in nearly a year. The 31-year-old wasted no time in making his presence felt on Thursday, breaking to love in the second game as Khachanov felt the brunt of the Spaniard's forehand.

Sports Live cricket score, Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2018
Author: 0 Live cricket score, Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2018

Shane Watson was awarded as the player of the match for his allrounder performance. Opener Shane Watson hit a fantastic 106-run knock as Chennai Super Kings ( CSK ) thrashed Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 64 runs yesterday to register their third win in four games in the Indian Premier League ( IPL ).

Sports Emery Unsure When PSG Star Neymar Will Return
Author: 0 Emery Unsure When PSG Star Neymar Will Return

Brazil play their World Cup opening fixture against Switzerland on June 17, a month after his expected return. "But Coutinho and Jesus are two that can make a difference". He is expected to have a final medical examination on his foot on May 17 and pending that, he expects to return to training and fulfill his dream of lifting the World Cup with Brazil.

Sports Heat Drop Game 3 at Home to Sixers
Author: 0 Heat Drop Game 3 at Home to Sixers

The team's plethora of shooters all made big contributions as well, with Marco Belinelli coming off the bench with 21 points, Dario Saric netting 22, and Ben Simmons posting his usual near triple double with 19 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists.

Sports Drake Trolls Washington Wizards In Raptors Game 2 Playoff Win
Author: 0 Drake Trolls Washington Wizards In Raptors Game 2 Playoff Win

The Wizards must also get more scoring from Bradley Beal . But the Raptors' defense came up big at certain points . "I basically got whatever I wanted", Wall added of how he felt Toronto defended him. He had more fouls in the first half (three) than made shots (two). While his points per game were down to 23 from a career-high 27 the previous season, DeRozan set a career-high with 5.2 assists even as his number of touches dropped by about 10 per cent.

Sports Giants cut Brandon Marshall after failed physical
Author: 0 Giants cut Brandon Marshall after failed physical

Marshall signed a two-year deal worth $11 million with the Giants last offseason and was scheduled to earn $5 million in 2018. "I'm not just playing this game just to be a guy". The decision to cut the six-time Pro Bowl receiver comes as no surprise. Marshall is now ranked third among active players in receptions and 16th all-time, needing only 23 to equal 2018 Hall of Fame inductee Randy Moss .

Sports 'We stuffed up': Comm Games organiser breaks silence on closing ceremony
Author: 0 'We stuffed up': Comm Games organiser breaks silence on closing ceremony

The Athletes walked into the Stadium in the pre-show of the Ceremony and before the spectacle was broadcast live. Seven has hit back at accusations it knew the broadcast schedule for the Commonwealth Games Closing Ceremony all along - including the decision to exclude footage of the athletes entering the stadium - after an article published by the ABC suggested that had been the case.