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Wizards ready to buckle up after sluggish night from Bradley Beal


The Raptors bench mob delivers - All season long, Toronto's bench has received praise for their efforts and were key contributors to the Raptors winning a franchise-record 59 games. The Raptors are hoping to have a 2-0 advantage before traveling to Washington for the next game. Brown nailed a 3-pointer to cap an 11-2 run that put Boston ahead 118-99. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: Bournemouth match an opportunity for Manchester United players


United's clash against Liverpool will be played at "The Big House" in MI where they set a record USA soccer attendance of 109,318 against Real Madrid in 2014. His reaction to the West Brom defeat, a loss that became. "I only know one criteria, is the way they play". Starsport understands Michael Carrick and David De Gea have privately urged Pogba to resolve his differences with Mourinho. Read More »

Antonio Conte says Chelsea players must show pride for badge


Southampton will be missing defender Jack Stephens, who sits out with a three-game suspension following his on-pitch altercation with Arsenal r̶a̶t̶ midfielder Jack Wilshere . Now, the most important thing is that my players, they have had this reaction, it doesn't matter if the coach speaks at half-time or says anything [at all]. Read More »

Embiid: 'Sick and exhausted of being babied'

The 76ers were probably not big fans of Goran Dragic running up the score with a fast-break layup while holding an eight-point lead at the end of Game 2. Philly missed some open 3-pointers, but Miami's physical defense deserves credit for disrupting shooters. "They were bending us backwards". Publicly, Embiid has worn various protective masks during shootaround - which he'll likely have to wear when/if he returns to game action as a preventative measure - and even labeled himself the ... Read More »

IPL 2018: 5 Injured players who have been ruled out


Uthappa remained fiery througout his 35-run knock. In his innings he hit three sixes and two fours. Earlier Rana came to bat at a time when the match could have gone either way but it was his sheer intent which guided the home team to a match-winning total. Read More »

The revenge behind the Game 1 destruction of the Cavaliers


Cleveland had won 14 straight first-round games , last losing on April 22, 2010, the last season of James' first stint with the Cavs. There wasn't much to talk about offensively for the Cavaliers in the contest: LeBron James continued his solid play as he posted a triple-double with 24 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists. Read More »

American woman wins Boston Marathon for the first time in 33 years


Des Linden is the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon since 1985. "Then she will have a little piece of Boston with her", Boyarko said. for giving me a chance year after year and believing in me when I didn't believe in myself". "With about 50 yards left I thought I might be able to catch (Rodgers), but he ended up crossing the finish line". Read More »

Thunder have impressive offensive rating following Russell Westbrook's defensive rebounds


Matt Pinto , the team's radio voice, will fill in for Davis on the broadcast when the Thunder host the Utah Jazz in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series Sunday night, according to multiplemedia outlets. For Game 1, sportsbooks list OKC as a 3.5-point favorite. New Orleans in the 2012-13 season. The biggest question for Utah will be whether rookie Donovan Mitchell can continue to lead them on the offensive end in a playoff setting. Read More »

City fans vent their frustrations at cringe title victory video


Fueled by the majestic form of Kevin De Bruyne , David Silva , Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling , City set a new Premier League record earlier this season by winning 18 successive matches. They've also finished the job calmly on the final day of the season, beating West Ham 2-0 at the Etihad in 2014. Of course, there had been some pretty good displays throughout their preseason tour of the United States of America, but nothing had indicated the level at which the team would break ... Read More »

Manchester City wins English Premier League title after rivals Manchester United stumble


Second-place United dragged the title race out for at least another week by winning 3-2 at City last weekend, only to gift the trophy to City by losing to a team that is destined for relegation and had just one league win since August. He also conceded it was sweet to triumph in a country where some critics claimed his purist principles couldn't flourish. In the past, so many Premier League winners have been associated with power and counter-attacking prowess. Read More »

Warriors' Kevin Durant welcomes playoff fire: 'Losing sucks'


He finished just one rebound short of a triple-double with 17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds as the 76ers extended their winning streak to 17 games, despite the continued absence of injured All-Star centre Joel Embiid. In a game that never saw the home team fall behind in points, the Warriors proved all of their recent doubters wrong. Reserve Rudy Gay led the Spurs with 15 points while LaMarcus Aldridge and Bryn Forbes each added 14 for San Antonio . Read More »

Kevin Love wants to take leadership role with Cavaliers in playoffs

They haven't been the same since the summer trade of Kyrie Irving, plus the rest of the East is better. But I also know the Cavs are still putting things together.2. In the first quarter, Nance Jr. had six points and no one else had more than two. He was like Dead Coach Walking. "I'm excited. I appreciate being able to take some time off to get back on track."9". Read More »

Hamilton takes a record but still in no-man's land


The defending champion dominated practice here on Friday, but he was unable to get his tyres to light up in the cold conditions, and lines up behind team-mate Valtteri Bottas for the second week on the bounce. Now the wind had stopped, but we had a bit of tailwind the whole race , and you have 41 laps to know that it's tricky to stop the vehicle there anyway. Read More »

Juve shouldn't be surprised by 'laughable' penalty - Chiellini


Mario Mandzukic's first-half brace stunned the Santiago Bernabeu before a awful error from Keylor Navas saw Blaise Matuidi wipe out what remained of Madrid's commanding 3-0 first-leg advantage. Juventus will not argue that the offside call on Isco in the first half was an incorrect one but they will argue that Real Madrid get favours from referees - what gall! And on Wednesday night, Real Madrid progressed into the semi-finals in the most controversial of circumstances against ... Read More »

Man City One Win Away From Title After Defeating Spurs


Otherwise City have the chance to clinch the title at home by beating Swansea next Sunday. "People say it was a big failure, what happened last week, but they don't understand the reality of football". Erik Lamela's advances at Manchester City's defence were not welcomed as the visitors defenders were on their toes to avoid surrendering their lead the same way they did in their last two games against United and Liverpool. Read More »

Maple Leafs vs. Bruins in Game 2


Kinkaid, whose stellar play since January helped New Jersey finish strong and claim its first playoff berth since 2012, yielded five goals on 15 shots. Game 2 featured the atrocious work of Jake Gardiner and Nikita Zaitzev, who were on the ice for the first four Bruins goals of the game on Saturday. Read More »

San Antonio Spurs: 5 keys to series vs. Warriors


Since we've gone to seven games, the biggest upset that we've ever seen actually did involve the Golden State Warriors but a totally different iteration of them. The Spurs , who were without their star player; Kawhi Leonard , for most of the season, still managed to make it into the playoffs. All-Star power forward LaMarcus Aldridge , who has carried the Silver and Black on both ends of the court this season, had a tough time against the Warriors after Leonard went down past year. Read More »

Champions League semi-finals: Real Madrid to face Bayern


Cristiano Ronaldo's Real will go to Bayern's Allianz Arena for the first leg while Liverpool will host Roma at Anfield in their first match, after Friday's draw. "There are parallels with Jupp Heynckes , too". "We won. For me, that's an omen". Bayern Munich confirmed Niko Kovac as the club's next manager on Friday but drew sharp criticism from his current employers, Eintracht Frankfurt , for allegedly leaking the news a day earlier. Read More »

Bill Cosby's chief accuser alleges drugging, assault


Supermodel Janice Dickinson is expected to testify that Cosby drugged and raped her in Nevada in the mid-80s, too. The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done. Read More »

Alderweireld has Tottenham future, insists Pochettino

Kane was given the winning second goal over Stoke by the league's accreditation appeals panel despite it appearing dubious that the England striker got a touch from Eriksen's cross in the encounter at the Bet365 Stadium . Mauricio Pochettino has warned Pep Guardiola and Manchester City that Dele Alli saves his best performances for the biggest opponents ahead of their Wembley showdown. Read More »

Winnipeg is proving they have the most committed fans in the National Hockey League

The win gave the Jets a 2-0 lead in the first round of their NHL Western Conference best-of-seven playoff series. "There's a lot of inexperience out there, and they're only going to get better by playing", coach Bruce Boudreau said of a blue line that took a major hit when Suter, a 13-year veteran and the guy who has held the Wild defense together the past six seasons, broke an ankle in a March 31 game. Read More »