Author: 0 Capitals replace Holtby in goal for 3rd period of Game 2

It was Nicklas Backstrom who then spoke up. Yeah, obviously, it's never where you want to be, but the playoffs are made of big moments. Pittsburgh already won Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series 3-2 at Washington on Thursday.

Author: 0 LeBron passes Abdul-Jabbar for No. 2 on playoff scoring list

That's a lot of extra points. Let's see if the Raptors can show. something. And then they had to sit DeRozan and Cory Joseph for a minute, and then the lead was eight, then 10, then 15. He scored six, three, 13 and five points in the four-game sweep of Indiana. Coming into this series off three straight wins over the Milwaukee Bucks, it was the only time over four consecutive post-seasons in which the Raptors had played up to their ability, had seen their stars perform well and had ...

Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez-Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. fight predictions

Chavez Jr. has missed weight several times over his career, most recently two fights ago against Marcos Reyes and most memorably by over 4 pounds back in 2013. There is no denying Alvarez will be at a significant physical disadvantage facing someone who will likely outweigh him by 10 pounds or more, will stand four inches taller and will hold a almost 3-inch reach advantage, all assets Chavez the Younger believes have left Alvarez in a dark place with which he is not familiar.

Author: 0 Jose still plans to rest United stars at Arsenal

He works, he works, he works. He's very mature. Let's forget the age because what matters is not the age but the quality. "In the first-half Sergio had a couple of very important saves and the way we started the game and controled the game in the first half I think we deserved a better result ", added Mourinho.

Author: 0 Can Ozil handle Criticism

He also told goal .com: "Expectations on me were very high everywhere, because I am a player who can make the difference". You have to deal with that. "I play football because I love it". Does he embrace the challenge to be criticised? Ozil revealed in his recent autobiography how Jose Mourinho branded him a coward and a cry-baby during a heated bust-up during their time together at Real Madrid.

Author: 0 Gabriel back for City

Arsenal is running out of time if it is to reel in two of Liverpool, Man City and Man United to secure a Champions League qualification spot for the 20th straight season under Arsene Wenger. Nevertheless, with the money being talked about it, it's hard to see Arsenal competing, and if City are serious about splashing out a new record fee, then it's also tough to see how the rest of the competition will be able to rival them.

Author: 0 No fun in Utah? Jazz fans turn tables on Warriors' razz

While the Golden State stars were good, when the team really took control of the game was runs at the start of the second and fourth quarters - when it was the Warriors' bench in the game. It was a balanced effort by the Warriors , as all five starters hit double-digit point totals. However, he needs to do better than he did in Game 1 for Utah to have a chance in this series.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino: Taking Tottenham to the next level will end transfer talk
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: Taking Tottenham to the next level will end transfer talk

The visitors could find no way back as ninth-placed West Ham celebrated a signature win in its troubled first season at its new home, turning on the style to foil a Tottenham side usually so energetic and menacing. "It was an important one for them and us, and under the lights on a Friday night, against them - you can't beat that feeling". "I think you all know now it is more hard to try to catch Chelsea but we need to try to the end".

Sports Prison: Aaron Hernandez elated about acquittal, not suicidal
Author: 0 Prison: Aaron Hernandez elated about acquittal, not suicidal

Also included in the documents were some tracks from Aaron Hernandez's playlist, which essentially ran down some of the biggest hits from Rihanna ("Selfish Girl", "Unfaithful"), Drake ("U With Me?", "With You"), and the Weeknd ("Earned It", "False Alarm").

Sports Green Bay Packers release RBs Michael, Jackson
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers release RBs Michael, Jackson

The three new running backs should all be able to compete for snaps along with Ty Montgomery , who is the only other running back on the Packers' roster. "The energy that these guys bring to the table is remarkable". I think that's why they call it a transition. Previously, the Packers had declined the option on Derek Sherrod (2011), Nick Perry (2012) and Datone Jones (2013), allowing each to become unrestricted free agents after four seasons.

Author: 0 Tony Parker injury operation 'successful': Spurs

Let's see what the Rockets can do against the Parker-less Spurs in Houston. Even if he can rehab and get back into playing shape, it would be unreasonable to expect Parker to play many more seasons. With the French point guard down for the rest of the postseason (and who knows for how much longer), it feels that another piece of the dynasty is falling apart.

Sports Logano: Team Penske the 'most professional' team in auto racing
Author: 0 Logano: Team Penske the 'most professional' team in auto racing

NASCAR said it discovered problems with the rear suspension of Logano's No. 22 Ford during the course of the inspection process. So while the issue is more or less closed, Logano will keep the win, technically, but he will have to win again to receive an automatic playoff berth.

Sports DeMar DeRozan ice cold in Game 2
Author: 0 DeMar DeRozan ice cold in Game 2

DeRozan averaged 27.3 points during the regular season but has just 24 points in two games against Cleveland . A significant financial investment in point guard Mathew Dellavadova makes it certain he plays a fair amount, but an upgrade behind Brogdon should be on the radar.

Sports Panthers sign first-round pick Christian McCaffrey, 2 others
Author: 0 Panthers sign first-round pick Christian McCaffrey, 2 others

McCaffrey, a versatile 5-foot-10, 202-pound running back who also played wide receiver and returned kicks, was the eighth overall pick. After announcing that they'd signed three players on Thursday night, the team added two more to the list on Friday morning.

Author: 0 The 2017 Kentucky Derby: What time, what channel, livestream

He has hundreds of horses in his stable . Last year, Exaggerator, another son of Curlin, had terrific success on sloppy tracks, including a win in last year's Preakness. He thinks his horse would probably handle the track. "The only way you're going to make a basket is to shoot". As of 1 p.m. Friday, the odds had shifted to making Florida Derby victor Always Dreaming the 4-1 favorite.

Author: 0 That's the Tooth: Celtics guard Thomas has more dental work

Oubre was given a flagrant 2 foul and tossed, a mistake teammates hope is a learning experience. He posted the highest single-game scoring total of the 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs in Game 2 against the Wizards, pouring in 53 points to help the Celtics to a win in overtime.

Sports Muntari ban overturned by Italy court - FIFPro union
Author: 0 Muntari ban overturned by Italy court - FIFPro union

Muntari was shown a yellow card for dissent after complaining of racist abuse from the stands during last Sunday's match at Cagliari and responded by leaving the field before full-time. "The right result has happened and justice has been served", Bobby Barnes, FIFPro's leader in Europe, told The Associated Press. " I'm calling on players in Italy, black and white, to make it absolutely clear to the federation in Italy that their position is unacceptable, and if the decision is not reversed ...

Sports India's human rights record review at United Nations today
Author: 0 India's human rights record review at United Nations today

Shri Mukul Rohatgi, the Attorney General of India is leading the Indian delegation that comprises Smt. The documents on which the reviews are based are national report; information contained in the reports of independent human rights experts and groups known as the Special Procedures, human rights treaty bodies, and other United Nations entities; and information provided by other stakeholders.

Author: 0 Penguins star Crosby returns to practice after concussion

He said he's feels "as good as you could expect". "That's a question for the doctors", Crosby said when asked about the next step in his recovery. The Penguins lost in overtime without their captain as a result of Game 3, but they held on to win, 3-2, in Game 4 on Wednesday to take a commanding 3-1 series lead.