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by | April 24, 2017 | 08:02

Danilo Gallinari had a season-high 34 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Nikola Jokic scored 23 points for Denver. Westbrook also logged his 19th 40-point game of the season with 45 points in a 103-100 win against the Memphis Grizzlies on April 6.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:59

Gasol led all of the rebounders, grabbing 12 boards. Leonard also tied it at 108 with 17 seconds left with a 3 from the left corner. Beal, in particular, had a miserable night after averaging 26.5 points in the first two games. Wall scored 32 points in each of the first two games. The Hawks were never seriously challenged by the Wizards, who were essentially a one-man team.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:53

It was a start marked as much by the tacitness and ambivalence of the Pacers as it was by the dominance of the Cavaliers. Paul George's stone face and somber tone reflected the mood of the Indiana Pacers. "The best way to get offense is to defensively create missed shots. We listened to our coaching schemes and stuck with the plan and got the job done".

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:48

He got two victories for the USA team that won the 1996 Olympic bronze medal at Atlanta Fulton-County Stadium but was 0-3 against the Braves at Turner Field in six starts and three relief appearances for Texas, Seattle, the New York Mets and Toronto.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:44

Sterling smashed home a rebound off Petr Cech in the first-half - but the ball was ruled to have drifted out of play beforehand from Leroy Sane's cross. We have been quite successful in recent years and you can see the passion that the players play with. "Overall we became stronger as the game went on".

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:40

He still remains one short of becoming the first Pakistani batsman to register 10,000 Test runs. Younis Khan is not just a name but an inspiring personality for the entire cricketing world. Younis had been Pakistan's leading run-scorer in Tests since October 2015, when he went past Javed Miandad's tally of 8832 runs during the Abu Dhabi Test against England.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:41

Lionel Messi scored his 500th Barcelona goal with the last kick of the Clasico as the Catalans beat Real Madrid 3-2 to throw the La Liga title race wide open. A flurry of chances came in the early stages of the second half, with Ter Stegen saving well from Toni Kroos and brilliantly denying Karim Benzema.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:40

The midfielder was given the Man of the Match award for his performance for United in the middle of the park as he created the opening goal for Marcus Rashford before scoring the second goal in the game. Craig Burley reacts to Man United's dominant win over Chelsea , and evaluates the clubs' road ahead as the season winds down. "There have been a lot of draws at home.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:36

Gatland selected 16 players from England, 11 from Ireland , 12 from Wales and only two from Scotland for June and July's trip to New Zealand. The Lions beat a transitional Australia 2-1 to secure a first series victory since the 1997 tour of South Africa.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:33

Instead, the Thunder failed to foul the Rockets all the way up the court after the inbounds. Tramel: "I'm not trying to split you up, but twice in three games, you guys have not played well at all when you've gone to the bench". Nene was simply superb, the veteran Brazilian having his way with the Thunder around the hoop as he made all 12 of his shots for the game, all from close range.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:27

Speculation about her pregnancy began earlier Wednesday when Williams posted a picture of herself on Snapchat. Williams had gotten engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian last December. Serena joins other tennis players who have left the tour and take up maternity leave. She won the NY marathon in November 2007 six weeks before turning 34 and 10 months after having a child.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:27

Despite making a birdie at the final hole, he was a shot outside the cut-line at one-over par. We move forward from Hilton Head to San Antonio for the Valero Texas Open at the TPC. It's two weeks after the Masters and most of the World's top 50 are still taking time off, but Augusta's first and second round leader Charley Hoffman will be teeing it up as defending champion this week.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:14

It is now advantage Washington, who lead 3-2 in the series . Sean Kuraly then came up big with his second goal of the game , and his career, to win it all in overtime. "We're expecting their very best, their most desperate game of the year, if you look at all the teams (on Tuesday) at home trailing, they all because they were all desperate and gave everything they've got", said coach Guy Boucher at the morning skate.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:08

The Uruguayan arrived in Manchester from Independiente amid much hype and expectation, but ultimately failed to deliver during his time at Old Trafford, scoring just 17 goals in almost 100 games before leaving for Villarreal. "The result was good", said United manager Jose Mourinho, whose side will return to sixth place if Arsenal win at Crystal Palace today. But Ibrahimovic added: "It was an important three points, especially after games when we haven't got what we wanted".

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:02

The big-hitting West Indian though failed to conjure up any magic as KKR bowlers Kuldeep, Chris Woakes and Narine bottled up the pair towards the end of their essay. Lynn is now the highest run-getter in the 2017 IPL season having managed 125 runs from two matches. There were reports that the Queenslander might miss the T20 tournament after featuring in just two matches where he scored heavily.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:00

Monaco went on to win the rearranged first-leg encounter 3-2 on Wednesday - less than 24 hours after the attack - in a breathless encounter in north-west Germany. Despite Tuchel's words, Roy Keane felt is was the right decision for the game to be played last night. It wasn't the performance Dortmund wanted, but you can't blame the team after the insane 24 hours it has just experienced, which saw its bus attacked and defender Marc Bartra injured.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:03

Whatever the future holds for the Pacers , the hard truth for any team in the Eastern Conference is that for the foreseeable future, any road to the NBA Finals goes through Cleveland, at least as long as LeBron James is there. Paul George has been the subject of a handful of rumors over the past few months, and the prevailing thought was that if nothing materialized in this playoffs that George could be on his way out (via trade).

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:01

If the Delhi Daredevils manage to win over the Kolkata Knight Riders, they would earn the number two spot on the points table. This is an unlikely scenario, considering DD are likely to bat first if they win the toss and KKR , unless Gambhir feels the need to do what they did against SRH again, are expected to field if the toss goes their way.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:57

These days when I look at my wrist, swollen and badly wounded, you know what I feel? "A few minutes after this attack, the only question that was asked was, 'Are you ready to play?'". However, he insisted the team deserved more time to process the life-threatening experience. "We left it open to every player if he wants to play", he explained.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:44

Fast forward to present day and the Raptors were just blown out in game 3 of the first round by 27 points to the Milwaukee Bucks . Thon Maker continues to confuse everyone (most of all, the Raptors ) with how well he recovers on defense.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:43

In April 2015, Hernandez was convicted for shooting and killing Lloyd, a semi-professional football player, on June 17, 2013. "We are getting [all our information] from the media, and the media is getting it from sources who are government officials", Leontire said after explaining the family has heard about several suicide notes Hernandez supposedly left behind, but has yet to see anything.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:46

The Patriots organization, however, says that the photos are misleading. The Times later updated to note that the 2015 picture showed staff as well as players and coaches, whereas the 2017 photo didn't show staff. "Today, we had 34", the posting said . He also did not attend in 2015. This seemed to confirm reports that several players, including star quarterback Tom Brady , would be skipping the event this year.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:48

Antonio Conte's pride at starting a crucial week by reaching the FA Cup final was tempered by frustration at Chelsea having to return to action a day before title rivals - and defeated semi-finalists - Tottenham. "Our football today doesn't pay what we deserve but I know football; sometimes you play well and don't win". And Pochettino reckons Spurs could count themselves unfortunate.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:42

Simon Mignolet, who produced a couple of outstanding saves at the bet365 Stadium, made another vital intervention by denying Matt Phillips as the winger broke through on goal with 10 minutes remaining. Despite their struggles, the Baggies began brightly and Hal Robson-Kanu directed Matt Phillips' effort wide but Liverpool gradually took control and almost went ahead after 15 minutes.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:40

But I know if I am in finals of important events, the normal thing is I finally win titles. "For me, it's important to feel myself being competitive every week that I am playing", Nadal said. "To win 10 times at such an important event like Monte Carlo, it's something hard to describe my feelings. For me, it is a very important day in my career ".

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:40

We know blowing 3-1 leads is a new and fun trend in the league nowadays, but coming back to LA and needing to win three straight is not an option. "We've got to make some shots". Harden also had 9 assists and 7 rebounds, and Patrick Beverley (Arkansas Razorbacks) had a playoff career-best 21 points along with 10 rebounds for the Rockets.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:39

But so far, negotiations have proven hard, with disputes over the border wall and health law subsidies to help low-income people afford health insurance. Trump seems to realize presidents' first 100 days - for good or ill - represent a highly scrutinized metric, and this president has very little to show for his efforts.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:36

Barca won last season's contest at the Bernabeu 4-0 and the Croatian is taking heart from that result, adding: "I have great memories of that win, not just because we won but also how we did it, because we were very much superior". Lionel Messi scored the victor for Barcelona deep into stoppage time. But the blaugrana's talisman was head and shoulders above everyone else on the pitch today.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:26

Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard , center, drives past Golden State Warriors' JaVale McGee (1) during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, April 19, 2017, in Oakland, Ca. "That's my whole thing, I just try to be efficient out there", McGee said. "We're lucky. We've got a lot of talent and we've won plenty of games the last couple years with guys down, and that's the plan tonight".

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:26

But with the games coming thick and fast and injuries taking a toll on his team, Mourinho said he would rotate his squad again with an eye on the May 4 Europa League, semi-final, first-leg at Spanish club Celta Vigo. Even Wayne Rooney could be called upon. United warmed up at Turf Moor wearing training tops bearing the names of Ibrahimovic and Rojo and Mourinho paid tribute to the duo, who are both set to undergo surgery.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:21

The fourth-seeded Spaniard improved to 59-4 at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament after dispatching with the upstart 22-year-old in two hours and 19 minutes. The Croatian reached the last eight after beating No 9 Tomas Berdych 6-2 7-6 (0). Murray saved one match point, when a Ramos backhand went wide, but misjudged a drop shot that landed in the net to hand Ramos a famous first victory over his top-ranked opponent.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:21

After Barcelona's 3-2 win in the Clasico , Barcelona went top of the table with Madrid level on points. Cristiano Ronaldo had a penalty shout after just two minutes when he looked to have been taken down in the box by Samuel Umtiti after touching the ball away from the Barcelona defender.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:17

MA officials announced Thursday Hernandez's brain will be released to Boston University's CTE Center for further examination. Authorities say Hernandez died by hanging himself in his MA prison cell. It asks that prison officials be barred from altering or destroying any potential evidence, including Hernandez's writings, video and audio recordings and medical records.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:10

Game 5 is Wednesday in Boston. However, Boston immediately ripped off 12 unanswered points to regain control of the game. Meanwhile the Bulls were led by Jimmy Butler's 33 points with Dwyane Wade chipping in with 11 points and six rebounds.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:11

He missed the first 43 games last season dealing with symptoms such as headaches, nausea and an aching neck. "... This is not going to be a case where I'm coaching one night and not the next". Golden State can sweep with a victory Monday night. Despite Kerr's prolonged absence, the Warriors went an National Basketball Association record 73-9 last season and played in the National Basketball Association championship game.