by | May 08, 2018 | 03:59

The final 10 seconds of regulation in Game 3 of the 76ers-Celtics' second-round series was complete chaos. Yet here, they are, on the brink of the Conference Finals (again) using a team of role players, rookies and forgotten bench men. McConnell has been very efficient for Philadelphia , but the team is still down 0-3 to the Celtics after Saturday's loss. Boston has shown solid teamwork and extreme grit in this series, especially in the last two games.

by | May 06, 2018 | 22:01

He was in awe of the green jacket, which he wore during a media tour in NY, to a Houston Astros game and even to fast-food restaurant. It's nearly a badge of honor to have a performance so good that you have to be tested immediately, just to prove it was all legit.

by | May 05, 2018 | 19:14

Big hitting West Indian all-rounder Keiron Pollard, in his twilight years, has also been out of touch with just 76 runs from six innings. Skipper Ajinkya Rahane would himself look to score some quick runs and inspire his success-starved players.

by | May 05, 2018 | 19:09

Jurgen Klopp has missed no opportunity to remind his players that this Chelsea game is as important as the final in Kiev . "We were in a League Cup final and didn't win it", Klopp told reporters. "The league is equally important [as the Champions League]", Klopp said. British media reports have said Conte's tenure at Stamford Bridge could end in the close season.

by | May 05, 2018 | 16:03

You had to like what you say from the Tampa bay Lightning in their 4-1 win over the Boston Bruins last night. "We were going to play the guys and trust them to do their job, and if someone wasn't [playing well] as it went along or there was some fatigue, we would have looked at it", Cassidy said .

by | May 05, 2018 | 14:24

The top two choices in the pool match the top two choices on the morning-line, where Justify is 3-1 and Mendelssohn is 5-1. Tough to win from there at Churchill Downs , and so we'll toss them. He's a strong horse, but Justify just might be stronger. Others aren't so sure. The following two tabs change content below. Hofburg is a contender based on his runner-up finish.

by | May 04, 2018 | 00:47

Having seen Liverpool book their place in the Champions League final, Arsenal are hoping to make it two from two for the Premier League - however, Atletico remain favourites for the competition. The Gunners' head of recruitment is said to be keen to bring Liverpool's assistant manager to the Emirates Stadium as he believes the Bosnian will be ideal to complete the three-man team which includes himself, Buvac and Arsenal's head of football relations Raul Sanllehi.

by | May 02, 2018 | 12:47

Home team is 8-3 in the last 11 meetings and over is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings. Then on Sunday, Scheifele had two goals and one assist for three points in game two of the series, a 5-4 Nashville win in double overtime. The fans are loud. The first overtime period was action packed, but featured no goals. Subban tied it with a slap shot for Nashville's first power-play goal of the series and the Norris Trophy finalist's first goal this postseason at 5:04 of the second.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:10

General manager Jon Horst said at the time that the team would conduct a search after the season and that Prunty would be a candidate. Ben Simmons' Philadelphia 76ers have tasted a rare loss as the Boston Celtics convincingly took the opening game of their National Basketball Association eastern conference semi-finals series.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:32

Making the most of that semi-reprieve, he lay into the Delhi , who began well through Boult and Avesh Khan before falling away. Later Rishabh Pant fought valiantly with a strokeful 79 from 45 balls which included seven fours and four sixes, while Vijay Shankar brought the team to sniffing distance with a brezzy unbeaten 51 from 31 balls which contained a boundary and five sixes but they lacked overs and fell short in the end.

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:46

Injured star Evgeni Malkin was out of the Pittsburgh Penguins' lineup for Game 2 of their second-round series against the Washington Capitals . As it stands, the series will instead migrate to Pittsburgh knotted at one game apiece. But officials on the ice weren't near the net and couldn't get a good look to see if the puck fully crossed the goal line. Wilsonsaid after the game that the play was unintentional.

by | April 30, 2018 | 18:18

He could play the Terrell Davis role for Eli Manning in the twilight of his Giants career. It wasn't a factor in the Giants' decision to take Barkley. Le'Veon Bell, David Johnson , Alvin Kamara, and Kareem Hunt were taken after the first round, and many feel this draft is typically littered with gifted runners.

by | April 30, 2018 | 17:35

It was a memorable afternoon for Arsene Wenger, despite a heartbreaking defeat at Old Trafford on Sunday . " Manchester United , as a club, should always play in the Champions League, so we are very happy for that and, right now, we are focusing on keeping second place and that's what we work for every week now".

by | April 30, 2018 | 13:10

And, of course, the load that is Davis. While it allowed time for rest, travel acclimation and system installation, it might have cost the Pelicans' their rhythm, partially leading to a 123-101 loss on Saturday. Young, who played 21 minutes, made a 3 on his first shot and another late in the game on his second attempt. The Spurs deserve credit for that, but the Warriors' offense certainly contributed to its own poor performances with turnovers, poor ball movement, and a general lack of ...

by | April 29, 2018 | 01:12

PACERS 121, CAVALIERS 87: Victor Oladipo scored 28 points and posted the first postseason triple-double of his career, leading IN to a blowout at Indianapolis to even the series at 3-3. Washington ended the half on an 11-5 run, and Beal's three with 10 seconds left cut the Raptors' lead at halftime to just 48-47. Bradley Beal scored 20 on 8-of-20 shooting but missed five of six shots in the fourth.

by | April 28, 2018 | 11:48

He told reporters: "There were nine mistakes made ahead of me, and I'm going to make sure they all know it was a mistake". In fact, he admitted that it'll all serve as motivation as the Arizona Cardinals moved up from No. For the record, that would be Baker Mayfield , Saquon Barkley, Sam Darnold , Denzel Ward, Bradley Chubb, Quenton Nelson, Josh Allen , Roquan Smith and Mike McGlinchey.

by | April 27, 2018 | 05:05

The first round of the National Basketball Association playoffs continues today with four Game 5s, including two possible elimination games. If they fail to do so, they'll be back in OKC for Game 7. Kanter played for Utah before playing for the Thunder. Westbrook finished the game with 45 points, while George added 34. Westbrook scored 20 points in the third quarter.

by | April 27, 2018 | 04:56

Wyoming QB Josh Allen - projected at No. 4 in a recent mock draft - is the latest athlete who has had inappropriate past tweets exposed. The Jets are now slotted to select third, behind the Browns at No. The Jets' draft would be all but wiped out. Because quarterback is viewed as a galvanizing position, there have been some who wondered if Rosen's lack of filter will rub teammates or coaches the wrong way.

by | April 27, 2018 | 03:54

Arsenal have Mesut Ozil , Jack Wilshere and Petr Cech available for today's Europa League semi-final first leg against Atletico Madrid . Diego Simeone has led a strong side all season long in both competitions, Champions League and Europa.

by | April 26, 2018 | 02:04

Russell Erxleben was drafted with the hopes that he'd be a staple of the team, but investing that much draft capital in a non-"money five" position nearly never works out. Don't get it twisted, though, the Jets gave Indianapolis Colts their No 6 pick, two second-rounders and another in 2019 to move up to No 3 - it is unfathomable that NY don't take a QB.

by | April 26, 2018 | 01:36

Thousands are expected to head down to Maple Leaf Square tonight for a giant three-in-one viewing party. "To show that we've taken a step we'd like to win tomorrow". The '59 series ended with a 3-2 win by the Maple Leafs when Gerry Ehman scored the victor with two-and-a-half minutes left in regulation on assists from Frank Mahovlich and Carl Brewer.

by | April 25, 2018 | 13:46

The NBA , however, ruled that Westbrook had already subbed into the game when he approached Gobert and eventually slapped his hand away. Both picked up technical fouls amid the niggle and Jazz forward Jae Crowder was ejected when his left forearm struck the Thunder's Kiwi centre Steven Adams in the face.

by | April 25, 2018 | 13:43

Even so, General Manager Steve Keim has always been willing to fortify a strength, as last year's choice of Baker proved. Another disruptive force from the#NFL Draft can't hurt. That's because the hurdles to acquire a quarterback of the future are out in the open. As for another top quarterback, Rosen, "I would probably sell the tractor and some yard tools for Rosen, and that would be the difference there".

by | April 24, 2018 | 16:08

BC-BBA-Blue Jays-Yankees, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 756Judge homers, Yankees use 7-run 6th to beat Blue Jays 9-1AP Photo NYJJ107, NYJJ110, NYJJ104, NYJJ102, NYJJ114, NYJJ105, NYJJ103, NYJJ111Eds: Yankees 9, Blue Jays 1. "But every game out there, I'm trying to go deep and give these guys the best I can, so I'm just going to go out there and compete". The bullpen has managed an excellent ERA of just 2.30, along with a K/9 of 8.74.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:55

He felt the Chiefs couldn't afford the price after already having dealt this year's first-round pick. However, the fact that the conversation has remained open-ended speaks to how strongly Allen is in the discussion next to the long-presumed top overall pick USC's Sam Darnold .

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:45

Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco insists he has not sought the advice of Mohamed Salah's former team-mates at the Serie A club on how to stop the Egypt worldwide but he would be advised to come up with a plan. "Salah wanted to go to test himself in the Premier League ". It's a good challenge for us and one we're looking forward to taking on. "But we can show how wonderful Liverpool people are and the city and the spirit of the club".

by | April 23, 2018 | 16:01

Throughout the first half, it didn't look like the Celtics had even a remote chance of winning the game. Boston shot a lousy 29.2 percent from the field, while Milwaukee shot 45.5 percent in the first. The Bucks defeated the Celtics 104-102. Tatum inbounded the ball to Marcus Morris , who missed a contested jump shot as the final buzzer sounded. It's a game between men, and we got out there and it gets chippy.

by | April 23, 2018 | 02:07

Yusuf Pathan continued with his cameo even after Williamson's departure but he failed to stay till the last. With everything going Chennai's way, Williamson and Pathan staged a terrific fightback with their 79-run partnership, punishing every Chennai bowler.

by | April 22, 2018 | 06:20

Meanwhile, Holiday gave Lillard fits on defense throughout the series. The Pelicans would be sizable underdogs in a series against the defending champions. Rondo has always been a terrific team player and he is a key to why the Pelicans are winning and they could reach the Finals in the tough Western Conference .

by | April 22, 2018 | 05:53

He even had five assists in Game 2 . That will have to be a mantra for both the Spurs and the Heat. The recent loss of Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin, will give this team yet another reason to fight and leave it all out there to make their coach proud.

by | April 22, 2018 | 04:23

Supposing one of them were to win the starting job in 2019, the other would be left to rot as a backup or be traded. And he's clearly no poker player, because when he was asked about Marshall's release, he didn't even need to confirm it. Thankfully the Los Angeles Chargers called and offered picks 1-17, 2-48 and 5-155. Somebody in the first round is going to make a philosophical and schematic commitment to this kid, change what they do offensively.

by | April 21, 2018 | 05:41

As Boston has done on more than one occasion this season, which included on a 9-2-2 stretch without Bergeron from February 27-March 23, it persevered, winning a game that, by all accounts, it should have lost. Even though the Montreal Canadiens aren't in the playoffs this year, that hasn't stopped fans from sharing their thoughts on the different series and how they're playing out.

by | April 19, 2018 | 05:21

It makes the rest more meaningful because they did not spend the day fretting about their situation. Instead, with their backs against the wall, the Leafs prevailed, largely due to a spectacular, show-stealing performance by Maple Leafs netminder Frederik Andersen .

by | April 19, 2018 | 05:11

Wall's numbers were better as he added nine assists and four rebounds to a 29-point performance, leaving some fans confused as to why Wizards head coach Brooks made a decision to include him in his post-match criticisms of the team . And, as much as the Raptors' story this season has been one of a deep bench and a new offensive (and defensive) philosophy, it's also true that the presence of Ibaka has helped make all those changes possible.

by | April 18, 2018 | 03:31

If the Eagles are victorious over the Seagulls, then Southampton would be four points adrift of safety. And it is clear by what he told his Belgian team-mate when coming on, the attacker believed Chelsea could overturn their two-goal deficit.