Sports

Author: 0 Rondo Injury Deals Blow to Bulls

The Celtics trail the Bulls 0-2 in the first round of the NBA Playoffs. The Bulls have a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series against the top-seeded Celtics. It's a hard lesson the Celtics have been learning quickly in this series . It wasn't immediately clear when the injury occurred, as Rondo played 40-plus minutes and finished the game.

Author: 0 Hawks' Millsap ready to match Morris, Wiz with 'MMA' style

Following Game 3, which is Saturday night in Atlanta, the teams will begin to shorten the space between games in the series. Early in the game, it was clear Atlanta had a problem. Tim Hardaway Jr . struggled mightily to defend Wall and Beal on the perimeter, although the was able to contribute 23 points. Hawks players were 3-of-11 from the field (albeit with four free throws) when Gortat was the primary defender, and that encompassed six different shooters.

Sports Liverpool FC see €50m bid rejected by Real Madrid
Author: 0 Liverpool FC see €50m bid rejected by Real Madrid

Asensio has become one of the La Liga giant's most promising players and has attracted the attention of a number of top European clubs. The Reds viewed that a bid of 50 million would be enough to tempt Real Madrid into parting with a bit-part player but were swiftly rejected, with Madrid confirming that Asensio was not for sale.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant (Left Calf Strain) Questionable For Game 2

Portland, however, barely squeaked into the playoffs with a.500 record, and they'll be lucky to win a game this series. Kevin Durant's 32-point, 10-rebound performance in Game 1 of the playoff series against the Trail Blazers was a huge reason why the Warriors coasted to an easy win.

Sports Browns zero in on No. 1 pick, trade for veteran QB unlikely
Author: 0 Browns zero in on No. 1 pick, trade for veteran QB unlikely

When the NFL Draft begins selections in Philadelphia April 27, the Cleveland Browns have the No.'s 1 and 12 picks in the first round. This was a two-round mock, and I recently made my final pick for the Cleveland Browns at No. We do have a pretty good sense, and it is important because we want to plan for us as we move forward. The depth, though, is what makes it stand out, so we're looking at the five defensive backs who could be nice finds on Day 2 or 3 of the draft.

Author: 0 Emotional Anthony Johnson Announces Retirement After Loss to Cormier

Cormier warned Jones not to cross the line Saturday night at the KeyBank Center and step into the cage. Daniel Cormier spoke with MMAjunkie ahead of his fight with Anthony Johnson at UFC 210. The arbitration panel found that while Jones was not a drug cheat and the fighter himself claims he ingested the banned substances when taking Cialis, a male enhancement supplement.

Author: 0 LeBron feels Cavaliers are close to 'turning the switch'

Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson grabs a rebound above Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner , rear, during the first half in Game 3 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series , Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Indianapolis. However, Love knocked down two free throws and C.J. Miles was whistled for an offensive foul, thwarting the Pacers' comeback. Cleveland's enigmatic shooting guard never even peeled off his warmups off in the series opener against in, exiled to coach ...

Author: 0 With tears, tattoos, Prince fans remember him a year later

The legendary music icon died one year ago today on April 21 2016 from an accidental opioid overdose, and a batch of new images have emerged showing Prince in an intimate light. Prince was one of a number of prominent musicians to die in 2016 including George Michael, Leonard Cohen and David Bowie - whose "Heroes" Prince covered in a final concert.

Sports Detroit Tigers Stumble Into New and Exciting Way to Lose a Game
Author: 0 Detroit Tigers Stumble Into New and Exciting Way to Lose a Game

Cabrera drove in another run off Archer with a double in the third, and Castellanos' second triple emptied the bases in the sixth after the Tampa Bay bullpen had issued four walks and a hit batsman. Kiermaier dropped a ideal bunt single down the third-base line, and Longoria hit an RBI infield single for a 1-0 lead. Kevin Kiermaier had a run-scoring double during a two-run seventh.

Author: 0 LeBron, Cavs escape with 109-108 win over Pacers in Game 1

Four straight losses to finish out the regular season helped land Cleveland the No.2 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, which wouldn't exactly matter if the Cavs looked playoff ready. The Cavs officially announced the signing of 7-foot-3 center Edy Tavares and guard Dahntay Jones on Wednesday. The Raptors, too, chose to keep legs fresh as All-Star forward DeMar DeRozan (flu-like symptoms) and Serge Ibaka watched.

Sports Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4
Author: 0 Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

The Mets trailed 2-0 with two outs in the sixth before Asdrubal Cabrera singled and Yoenis Cespedes worked a walk to set up Bruce's three-run homer to right off Phillies starter Vince Velasquez. Addison Russell delivered that hit - and then some. Montgomery got himself in trouble with two of those walks, eventually loading the bases in the sixth, but got out of it.

Sports Man City's Jesus in line for Wembley return against Arsenal
Author: 0 Man City's Jesus in line for Wembley return against Arsenal

The Brazil global made a stunning start to life at City, scoring three goals in his first two league games before getting injured on February 13 against Bournemouth. He had all of Europe in his hands and he chose to come here, we can not forget that. We can't forget that. "If we had played for example a Championship team, I would honestly say yes".

Sports Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick
Author: 0 Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick

He also knows that the Garrett-quarterback 1-2 punch might not be possible without it, and that Cleveland has a treasure trove of picks over the next two seasons. Contrary to what some in the national media will lead you to believe, debate doesn't equal division and those conversations are something Brown not only encourages but believes in.

Author: 0 Trump blasts New York Times for 'big lie' behind Patriots pics

Yesterday (April 19) the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots made the customary Super Bowl winners trip to The White House. The New York Times sports division on Wednesday tweeted out photos of both events, writing, "Patriots' turnout for President Obama in 2015 vs.

Author: 0 In final hours, Hernandez thought of family, not football

An investigation into Hernandez's death by the Massachusetts State Police found "cardboard jammed into the door tracks" of Hernandez's cell to "impede entry", officials said. Guards found Hernandez shortly after 3 a.m. Wednesday. Just last week, Hernandez was acquitted of murder charges in the shooting deaths of two men in July 2012.

Sports James White, Patriots agree on three-year extension, report says
Author: 0 James White, Patriots agree on three-year extension, report says

As for the 5-foot-10, 205-pound White, he fills the "passing back" role in the Patriots' offense, which is significant given how often the team throws the football. The third-year running back White who was inactive for the 2014 NFL Super Bowl, had his best matchup of the season in the Patriots' championship-clinching comeback against Atlanta Falcons, catching a record 14 passes for 110 yards and a touchdown and rushing for 29 yards and a couple of more touchdowns, including the victor in ...

Author: 0 How researchers will look for signs of CTE in Hernandez's brain

Hernandez had been locked into his cell at about 8 p.m. and no one entered the cell until a guard saw him just after 3 a.m. and forced his way in because cardboard had been jammed into the door track to impede entry, authorities said. The former New England Patriots tight end was found hanged in his cell in a maximum-security prison early Wednesday. "The preservation of evidence regarding the circumstances of Aaron Hernandez's death is crucial to a full, complete, and transparent ...

Sports Seahawks open regular season at Green Bay; play 4 prime-time games
Author: 0 Seahawks open regular season at Green Bay; play 4 prime-time games

In Green Bay for the start of the team's voluntary workouts, Rodgers spoke to Demovsky about his offseason regimen, and how golf was cut from his itinerary. The Packers did not fare well in their 17-14 loss at Minnesota last season, turning the ball over three times and managing just 263 total yards. Rodgers and Dak Prescott could be the quarterback battle to watch in the NFC over the next several years; with a heavy dose of Ezekiel Elliott and Dez Bryant sprinkled in, the stars will be ...

Sports Chelsea can not replace John Terry, says Cesc Fabregas
Author: 0 Chelsea can not replace John Terry, says Cesc Fabregas

Chelsea are now four points clear of Spurs in the Premier League with six games to play, and the two play each other in an FA Cup semi final tomorrow at Wembley. Gary Neville has claimed that John Terry could provide some much-needed stability in the Chelsea defence between now and the end of the season. There is a great tradition for this competition, it's the oldest competition in the world, and we want to respect this.