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Author: 0 Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

The Cavaliers have some of the best outside shooting in the league, and trying to force them to rely on that shooting is extremely unsafe. I think the Celtics will come out playing hard, attacking the Cavs relentlessly. He has scored 30 or more points in 11 of the Cavaliers 13 games this postseason. No team in the vaunted Western Conference has been able to lay a glove on the Warriors .

Sports Kyrie-markable: Irving's 42 carries Cavaliers past Celtics
Author: 0 Kyrie-markable: Irving's 42 carries Cavaliers past Celtics

However, the Celtics are a respectable 7-3 against the spread in their past 10 games away from TD Garden and have claimed outright victories in their past two games when pegged as road underdogs of seven or more points. Irving eventually finished with 42 points. The return of James to open the third quarter and a scoring flurry by Irving were the keys as the Cavs clawed their way back into the game.

Author: 0 James surpasses Jordan as NBA's leading playoff scorer

He entered the contest needing 28 points to pass Jordan and finished with a game-high 35 points for a total of 5,995. "I've always told you guys, anytime I'm linked to any of the greats, even the greatest in Mike, it's just an honour", James told reporters yesterday morning with the milestone looming.

Sports Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup
Author: 0 Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup

Wingels, meanwhile, played in the Stanley Cup final with San Jose a year ago and has 54 games of post-season experience. On the winning goal, Kunitz took a pass from long-time linemate Sidney Crosby at the top of the left faceoff circle and sent a change-up past goalie Craig Anderson.

Sports Francesco Totti calls time on Roma career
Author: 0 Francesco Totti calls time on Roma career

Totti has been at Roma since the age of 13 and has made 784 appearances for the Italian side. The legendary no. 10 was expected to retire after Roma's last game against Genoa at the week-end. "That's what makes me want to play football and win and I'm sure Francesco over the years, his buzz and his happiness comes from making the Roma people happy and that's where we're similar".

Sports Kevin Durant, Draymond Green believe Kawhi Leonard will play in Game 3
Author: 0 Kevin Durant, Draymond Green believe Kawhi Leonard will play in Game 3

San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard (center) walks off the court with head athletic trainer Will Sevening (right) after being injured on a play during second half action of Game 1 in the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors held Sunday May 14, 2017 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA.

Sports Isco ends doubts over Madrid future after leading them to title
Author: 0 Isco ends doubts over Madrid future after leading them to title

The Portuguese fired home the opening goal in Madrid's 2-0 win over Malaga which sealed the Spanish title on the final day of the season. Despite the happiness of winning the domestic title, Ronaldo slammed the media for projecting him what he's not, saying he's "not a devil".

Author: 0 Strategy, teamwork help Hamilton win Spanish GP over Vettel

Unfortunately, Bottass's contribution to Hamilton's eventual win didn't produce a good result when his engine blew on lap 39, handing third place to Red Bull's Ricciardo (a long way back from the two leaders). "And then at the end, I used everything I had left when I jumped into my team and my heart rate hit the ceiling". Vettel came out of the pit alongside Hamilton and they barely touched around the first turn, but no damage occurred.

Sports New Baylor lawsuit alleges rape video, dog fighting
Author: 0 New Baylor lawsuit alleges rape video, dog fighting

His client didn't go the hospital, he said . Baylor was served with a seventh Title IX lawsuit Tuesday, and the claims in this one are particularly disturbing. The lawsuit doesn't name the players but alleges upperclassmen on the football team had freshman players bring women to parties to be drugged and gang raped.

Sports Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli: We can handle Wembely move
Author: 0 Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli: We can handle Wembely move

There is no buy-out clause in my contract. But Pochettino, who also insisted he is staying at Tottenham despite speculation linking him with Inter, stressed Spurs are in full control over transfers, although he did acknowledge movement in and out of the club is a "natural" thing during the off-season.

Sports Tianjin Quanjian play down Diego Costa reports
Author: 0 Tianjin Quanjian play down Diego Costa reports

The Belgium worldwide endured an inconsistent campaign making just one top-flight start all season but four goals in the final three games of the campaign - including the one which clinched the title at West Bromwich Albion - has enhanced hopes of potentially becoming the number-one forward under Conte.

Sports Cowboys' Elliott sits as precaution after minor car crash
Author: 0 Cowboys' Elliott sits as precaution after minor car crash

Elliott was a passenger in a vehicle that was hit. Ezekiel Elliott was in a auto accident early Monday morning. and sustained a minor head injury after the vehicle he was riding in was rear-ended in the Dallas area. Given that Elliot is firmly entrenched at the top of the depth chart at running back, there would be no reason to push him in offseason workouts. He is not expected to miss any meaningful playing time or time in practice when the season nears.

Sports Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness
Author: 0 Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

Javier Castellano left Cloud Computing sit off the dueling leaders, Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming and Classic Empire . Cloud Computing , a 13-1 longshot to beat a field including Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming , is co-owned by hedge fund overachiever Seth Klarman .

Author: 0 Djokovic upbeat despite yet another setback in Madrid

By capturing his 5th Madrid Masters title, Nadal took his tally of career clay-court tournaments to 52, leading the Argentine legend Guillermo Vilas. That's what I will try', said Thiem, who this week wasn't followed by his coach Gunter Bresnik, who will return with him in Rome. Djokovic will either renew his rivalry with Rafael Nadal or face Belgium's David Goffin in the last four on Saturday.

Sports Colin Kaepernick, Austin Davis Visiting Seahawks
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick, Austin Davis Visiting Seahawks

Kaepernick led the 49ers to a Super Bowl appearance following the 2012 season and the NFC championship a year later but struggled the following two seasons and eventually lost his starting job. "Now, granted, there are some lesser quarterbacks who got with teams, so [the anthem protest] had to be the reason, in my opinion, why some people shied away from him".

Author: 0 Ajax ready to take on Manchester United in Europa League final

Jose Mourinho stated his intention to win the Europa League as their route to Champions League qualification, and after finishing sixth in the Premier League , it all comes down to the clash with Ajax at the Friends Arena. The focal point of the attack looks sure to play a key role if Ajax are to win. Many expect Manchester United to win not just because they are more desperate, but also because on paper, they have the stronger side with the most expensive players.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: Winning FA Cup not my Arsenal farewell

The Gunners will be desperate to win the FA Cup final as this remains their only chance of taking home a trophy this season. He said :" Gabriel is out for 6-8 weeks, we had a scare about his cruciate but it's medial". "He avoids surgery. Mustafi is still sick and hasn't trained yet". You just want to win it. "I want to do it just to win the cup because I think the team has redressed very well the situation on the sporting side and it would be a good crowning of what we have done in the ...

Sports Real Madrid agree deal for Brazilian teenager
Author: 0 Real Madrid agree deal for Brazilian teenager

He was the top scorer at the South American Championship in March as Brazil Under-17s won the tournament. The deal now done, Real Madrid's latest signing will have to stay till the next July at least, which is when his agreement with the Los Blancos begins.