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by | April 24, 2017 | 04:25

Leonard added eight rebounds, six steals and three assists to his stat line and his fade-away jumper with 12 seconds left in regulation gave San Antonio a 96-94 lead. Conley's own performance shouldn't be overshadowed, however, as he also posted a career-high 35 points. MILWAUKEE (AP) - DeMar DeRozan scored 33 points as the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks in a defensive slugfest to tie their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series at two games apiece.

by | April 24, 2017 | 04:22

The U.S., Canada and Mexico have settled on an unprecedented answer to that question: just combine forces. "We have a strong encouragement from President Trump". The joint bid was announced on Monday atop the Freedom Tower in lower Manhattan by the heads of the American, Mexican and Canadian federations.

by | April 24, 2017 | 04:15

Maurice Harkless scored all of his 15 points in the first half and the Blazers gave up seven straight points to start the third as the Warriors were off and running. Andre Iguodala, Ian Clark and Patrick McCaw stand to benefit the most if KD sits again for Game 3 on Saturday. McGee did his thing with three alley-oops in the first and two on consecutive possessions late in the period.

by | April 24, 2017 | 04:12

A first-year assistant for Golden State, Brown has plenty of experience as former head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Los Angeles Lakers. He missed 43 games to open the 2015-16 season to rehabilitate his back and returned with 39 games left in the season.

by | April 24, 2017 | 04:07

The Maple Leafs owned the Capitals on draws in the first two games of the series, and in Game 2, Washington won less than 40 percent of the faceoffs in the game. There was no call on the play. The amusing thing was, according to the score sheet, the Leafs were 71 per cent on the draw on the power play. One year, playing for the London Knights, he played six straight overtime games in a junior playoff series with the Windsor Spitfires.

by | April 24, 2017 | 04:06

Pittsburgh hasn't fared well, either, with Marc-Andre Fleury allowing five goals on 34 shots in the Game 4 loss. The Penguins won the series four games to one in their attempt at a back-to-back Stanley Cup Championship. INDIANAPOLIS - LeBron James finished with 41 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Cleveland Cavaliers set an National Basketball Association postseason record by erasing a 25-point halftime deficit to beat the Indiana Pacers 119-114 on Thursday night and take a 3-0 ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 04:05

Konta was leading Sorana Cirstea 6-2 1-2 in the second rubber of the World Group II play-off when Nastase lost control. Nastase was sent off the court by the referee and he's since been expelled from the Fed Cup tie. Chocolate with milk?" regarding the baby. "This was a joke", Nastase explained on Saturday. "If someone didn't understand it, they lack humour. they have their own humour and we have our humour".

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:56

The father-of-two also ran last year's London Marathon dressed as a Stormtrooper. The men's race had a royal start, with Prince William, wife Kate and brother Harry pressing a button to sound the klaxon. He is looking for around the four-hour mark this weekend, having clocked 4:14.01 at Bungay from earlier in the month. I've had some tight wins here and some close seconds and thirds.

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:58

The series continues Monday in Toronto with Game Six set for Thursday in Milwaukee. The Bucks committed 21 turnovers Saturday. "I've always said we play better with our backs against the wall", Casey said after the game. "What I normally do is be aggressive, be physical and make it hard. on the defensive end", Powell said. And, depending on what happens over the next three games, it could prove that a new direction is necessary, and the most successful era in franchise history could ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:56

For the Jays, it was only their fourth win of the season. NOTES: The Blue Jays will call up RHP Casey Lawrence to start Saturday against the Angels. "There's never really a lack of confidence on the defensive side with me". They have competed hard the past five games. "I like some of the things we're seeing", Gibbons said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:50

Who will put the puck in the net? Plekanec would have a half-chance to tie the game in the final two minutes. History was certainly on the Rangers' side on Saturday night. Do they extend him at what will surely be a big raise from his current US$6.5 million cap hit? "It was small details that probably were the difference, but a timely goal and timely save here and there".

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:46

The Blues' lead at the top of the table was cut to four points last weekend as they suffered a 2-0 defeat at Manchester United and Tottenham saw off Bournemouth easily. Is the Premier League title race back on...? Such a result would propel Conte's men into next Tuesday's Premier League game at home to Southampton with renewed confidence and the knowledge they could deliver a second psychological blow by pulling seven points clear of their closest challengers with a win 24 hours before ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:48

MA officials announced Thursday afternoon that the brain of former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez would be released after his family said it was being illegally withheld. The stunning suicide of Aaron Hernandez led to another surprising turn - a fight over his brain. The Boston Globe reported "John 3:16" was written on the former New England Patriot's forehead after he committed suicide at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in MA, where he was serving a life ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:47

Messi's last-gasp goal came with Real, down to 10 men after Sergio Ramos was sent off , going in search of their own victor. However, a Barcelona win would move them level on points and therefore, ramp up the pressure on the league leaders.

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:38

Griezmann scored his 100th LaLiga goal as Atleti defeated Espanyol 1-0 on Saturday to stay third in the table, while they also have a Champions League semi-final against Madrid to look forward to. The Old Trafford boss is preparing a mega move for Griezmann and Romelu Lukaku as skipper Wayne Rooney prepares to leave the club. That is false.

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:30

Guys are working hard and it's a huge letdown after that game for us. "It's disappointing, but we've got to move on the same way that we moved on from the other couple that we won in overtime". "Our players are giving everything they've got". "I think we played well enough to win that game tonight", defenseman Matt Hunwick said, per the Toronto Star's Bruce Arthur .

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:11

But after McDavid put together an NHL-leading 100-point season to lead Edmonton back to the playoffs for the first time since 2006, the Oilers showed they have a lot more than just the league's next great superstar. NOTES: Sharks coach Peter DeBoer opted for one lineup change, replacing rookie LW Timo Meier with LW Joonas Donskoi , a healthy scratch in Game 5.

by | April 24, 2017 | 03:11

Initially, Brantley told law enforcement that he was the victim and that the woman had hit him in the face, and that he had simply shoved her, according to 247Sports' Thomas Goldkamp . But he was charged Friday with misdemeanor battery. If convicted, he could face up to a year in jail. In a sequence of tweets sent that morning, that user vowed that " Caleb Brantley will pay" and refers to an incident taking place the previous night, while also asserting that "NOBODY KNOWS THE DAMN STORY ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:40

Evan Turner joined the Portland Trail Blazers on a four-year deal. April 12, 2017; Boston , MA, USA; Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) celebrates in the final moments of the Boston Celtics 112-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks at TD Garden .

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:33

The Canadiens limited NY to 21 shots on goal and made life relatively easy for goaltender Carey Price. Tonight, we made a few more plays that allowed us to carry the puck. The former can help a team stay in the game even if it's getting outplayed, like the Rangers did in Game 3. It looks like Nick Holden is returning to the lineup tonight.

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:31

Kolt and his family will be on hand at Wrigley for Chicago's game against the Cardinals on June 3. Nine-year-old Kolt Kyler, of Pierceton, Ind., is seen in a tear-duct-testing video breaking down with joy as he opens an envelope containing two Cubs tickets.

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:29

It has been widely reported that 27-year-old McIlroy will Wednesday his blushing NewYork bride to the sound of Stevie and his 18-piece band. According to an E! report , both Stevie Wonder and Ed Sheeran performed at the 200-person wedding which reportedly cost as much as $535,000.

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:27

I'm not going anywhere. Only a title chance or potentially a rematch with Haye would entice Bellew to carry on, and despite Fury's obvious contempt, a fight between the two Brits seems unlikely to happen in 2017. Do I want him to come back? You should focus on your future. Lucozade track Joshua growing up, showing him delving into other sports such as running and football.

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:25

Anthony "Rumble" Johnson is out to prove that history can be written when he steps into the cage at UFC 210 at KeyBank Center in Buffalo tonight. So the question going into the fight: could Rumble come back and knock out Cormier? " This was my last fight ", Johnson said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:18

The document - now housed at the West Sussex Record Office in the United Kingdom - is just one of two handwritten copies of America's birth certificate left from this era, according to Harvard. Sneff and Allen hypothesize that the appearance of randomness was deliberate and symbolic, part of a nationalist argument that the United States was founded by citizens, each created equal, and not by a looser confederation of states.

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:17

The Chile worldwide, who played under Guardiola at Barcelona , has just over a year left on his deal at the Emirates Stadium . "Put Kevin De Bruyne with one year left on his contract and see how many teams [are interested]". Uncharacteristically, Arsenal's defense was holding up strongly, denying City space to threaten Petr Cech's goal . El Nino Maravilla was in the right place at the right time once again to score his fourth goal in three appearances at Wembley for Arsenal .

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:10

Before scoring in one of Villa's rare Premier League wins last season, against Norwich in February 2016, he had not netted in 11 months. But he has now also scored... The result isn't what we wanted but they can't fault the effort. Henri Lansbury and Conor Hourihane, two of the winter window signings, are both comfortable on the ball and should be utilised in a system that allows them to be expressive, rather than reactive in the middle of the park.

by | April 24, 2017 | 02:10

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez, center, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the English FA Cup semifinal soccer match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley stadium in London, Sunday, April 23, 2017. Arsenal could still lift their third FA Cup in four seasons and secure a Champions League qualification spot, and Wenger said: "When you have negative results like we had, it can divide or unite".

by | April 24, 2017 | 01:59

Despite that, though, one GM told NFL.com's Charley Casserly that the top two quarterbacks could already be off the board by the time the Buffalo Bills pick at No. I'm going to label him a running back, and I think he can get 12 to 15 touches a game in the run game. It blew people away. He looked like a natural punt returner.

by | April 24, 2017 | 01:58

McLaren too, as a racing team, gets to return to its halcyon years under the new leadership of Zak Brown - who intends to take the famous marque into sportscar racing, as well as IndyCar, full-time in the future. "We don't talk much there", he said, smiling. The opportunity with Penske came to do this and I thought it would be. for long-term would be the best thing for me and it's good.

by | April 24, 2017 | 01:47

To keep up to date on Boston Celtics player news and roster moves, keep it locked here at Chowder and Champions. April 16, 2017; Boston , MA, USA; Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) stands alone during the fourth quarter of the Chicago Bulls 106-102 win over the Boston Celtics in game one of the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden.

by | April 24, 2017 | 01:47

Williams had gotten engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian last December. Former world number one Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, 27, won the Indian Wells and Miami titles in March of previous year before missing the rest of the season after announcing she was expecting a baby in December.

by | April 24, 2017 | 01:44

But Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino believes his side will be able to withstand the pressure in the weeks ahead, unlike last season when they imploded in the last month of their league campaign as they tried to catch Leicester. "Instead, today I think we deserved to lose the game", he said. "Otherwise we deserve another thing". England's famously sensational soccer media are hyping Saturday's Spurs-Chelsea semifinal (9:15 a.m.

by | April 24, 2017 | 01:47

Garcia is a huge Real Madrid soccer fan, and club legend Luis Figo was on hand to help celebrate in Augusta. The Spaniard had ended his 18-year wait for a major since turning professional on what would have been the 60th birthday of five-time major victor Ballesteros, who died in 2011.

by | April 24, 2017 | 01:45

The 29-year-old four-time champion came home seven seconds ahead of three-time champion Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes, who made a late charge for victory after collecting a five-seconds penalty for a pit-lane misdemeanour. Bottas now sits third in the F1 world drivers' championship but already 30 points off of leader Vettel after three races. "Then you have to make an unpopular call".