Kawhi Leonard scored a game-high 34 points as San Antonio Spurs defeated Houston Rockets 121-96 on Wednesday to level their National Basketball Association playoff series at one game each. " Game 1 is good for us", the bearded one said with no hint of joy, "but we've got to get greedy". "We will have to regroup, reorganize the game plan, the starting five, and the rotations.
Patrick Maroon, Milan Lucic and Zack Kassian bring a physical angle that young skill teams don't usually have. And nobody minds. Oiler fans and teammates know what he's capable of and, in fact, Sunday's contest actually snapped a three-game goal streak for the captain.
Boston Celtics' Al Horford, right, blocks a shot by Washington Wizards' Kelly Oubre Jr., left, during the second quarter of a second-round NBA playoff series basketball game, Sunday, April, 30, 2017, in Boston. Those were the biggest fireworks in a game that featured eight technical fouls and three ejections. "We've had a next man up mentality all year", Brooks said.
Mourinho has now revealed that the young striker was carrying a knock at the start of the game and it seems the 19-year-old aggravated the injury during the match last night. "He's going to learn". Celta goalkeeper Sergio Alvarez kept the Spaniards in the tie before half-time with a string of saves to deny Rashford, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jese Lingard.
In Game 4, after a 26-0 run in the third quarter, the Wizards had a lead that ballooned to 26 points. The Cavaliers await, and the last thing they want is to spot the defending champions copious amounts of rest while going through the wringer.
The seven selections brings the ACC to a total to 11 draftees in the first three rounds of the NFL Draft. I certainly want to go to the Indianapolis Zoo more than I want to go to the International Space Station. - The Philadelphia crowd was absolutely phenomenal on Thursday and Friday nights, proving the draft never should be held indoors again. On Thursday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was greeted with customary boos from the fans, even seeming to dare the crowd to get louder before ...
The Raptors face elimination in Sunday's Game 4 of their Eastern Conference semifinals against the Cavaliers. But after suffering back-to-back routs in Cleveland this week, they lost Lowry to a sprained ankle. "Tonight we competed extremely well". Jonas Valanciunas added 19 points and eight rebounds, with Norman Powell chipping in with 13 points and Serge Ibaka scoring 12.
A fifth trip through that Groundhog Day scenario looms Wednesday due to their miserable performance in a 7-1 loss at Edmonton on Sunday. That was exactly wha happened. While McDavid and Draisaitl originally looked like Wayne Gretzky and Jari Kurri for the "13 Reasons Why" set, perhaps a more accurate analogy now would be Gretzky and Mark Messier; two fantastic players who largely did damage on different lines (plus Draisaitl's size is more akin to Messier than Kurri).
Take away the first minute and four seconds of the second period, when Sidney Crosby used his power-up to score twice, and the Penguins would have been left with a rather terrible opening to Round 2. "I have a lot of trust in this group", Trotz said. And once again , they're hearing about it. The Capitals didn't see him previous year because Murray didn't cede the net, but the Fleury has been so good there has been no drop-off.
The 19-year-old, whose older brother Lucas also plays at Atletico and recently signed a new deal with Diego Simeone's side, extended his contract to 2021 last year. "For now he's not close to either of the teams [Real or Barça]", Quilon was quoted as saying by Catalan daily Sport . At present both clubs have made offers that more than cover his buy-out clause of 24 million euro but we've made no decision.
Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan , left, instructs the teamduring National Hockey League practice, Friday, May 5, 2017, at the team's practice facility in Cranberry, Pa. "We were sort of stuck in that two- and three-goal area and in a very important moment in the third period obviously in an important game, our guys delivered against him, so I think that gives us a boost of confidence".
Rajoub, speaking after the Asian Football Confederation's congress in Bahrain, was responding to media reports that Netanyahu had personally telephoned FIFA president Gianni Infantino and urged the FIFA boss to halt world soccer's governing body discussing possible sanctions against six Israeli clubs from West Bank settlements at its annual congress later this week.
Harvey was initially set to start Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins but was sent home and suspended after he reportedly didn't arrive at the park Saturday, Ripple wrote. "We've all been a part of situations where guys break team rules", Mets second baseman Neil Walker said Sunday. We had to do something. Ever since Matt Harvey fought with his manager to come out for the 9th inning in the World Series of game 5 in 2015, it has been a downfall career for him ever since.
STANDOUT PERFORMER: Curry, who struggled with his shot for the majority of the series, continued the hot streak he began in the fourth quarter of Game 1. "He didn't do any further damage", Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts said, per the Oregonian's Mike Richman . Had he been healthy from the start, Portland might've had the munitions to do much more than test the presumptive champs in four games.
Fellow players expressed anger when Sharapova was given a wildcard to play in the German tournament despite no ranking points and being out of the game for more than a year for using the drug meldonium. "It was our first meeting on clay, which is better for her, and in Stuttgart , which is even better for her", Pliskova said. Another marathon game followed but this time it was Sharapova who dug deepest, a backhand victor settling a thrilling rally to bring up advantage, before a ...
Atletico had kept nine clean sheets in its last 13 games in all competitions, conceding only four goals. We're very motivated and we want to get to the final of the Champions League . "Our strength is we always try and play football, as we have very good players", he said. Reflecting on an "unbelievable" team performance in the win over neighbour Atletico, Ronaldo insisted his team controlled the match and created more chances.
RHP Danny Salazar (2-2, 4.34) and Kansas City Royals RHP Jason Hammel (0-3, 6.65) will commence the weekend festivities on Friday at 8:15 p.m. ET from Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. Kluber, who turned 31 last month, has made at least 32 starts in each of the last three seasons, and he won the AL Cy Young Award in 2014. There's still plenty of time for the Indians to shift the momentum in the season series.
Golden State's 97.4 defensive rating is a postseason-best and more than four points better than any other team. Curry entered the game averaging 26.7 points in the playoffs, but Thompson had struggled against the Jazz. Kyle Korver scored 18 points to help the Cavaliers become the first team to win eight straight playoff games the year following a title, and the first team to win eight straight in consecutive postseasons.
For recruiting fans, National Signing Day in early February is the biggest day of the year, Christmas for college football fans. Southlake Carroll running back Lil" Jordan Humphrey flashes the "Hook'em Horns' after signing his national letter of intent at Carroll's signing day ceremony at Southlake Carroll High School in Southlake, Texas, Wednesday, February 3, 2016.
Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie (77) skates with the puck against Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3), of Finland, during the second period of Game 1 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-round playoff series, T. Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored for Washington . A season ago, the Penguins found themselves shaking their heads and on the verge of elimination in the Eastern Conference finals despite dominant shot totals and puck possession time.