by | May 17, 2017 | 12:47

He then missed the Spurs' 114-75 win over Houston in Game 6 on Thursday. Even with Leonard in the fold, the Spurs are 10-point underdogs entering Sunday's Game 1 , per OddsShark . One game after his game-saving block on James Harden , with Harden himself having a disastrous finish (10 points on two of 11 shooting, seven assists, three rebounds, and six turnovers), the Spurs turned to their younger crew.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:27

You still go to jail, I think, when you're texting and you end up killing somebody, but may have not meant to do that. By now, you've either heard of or seen the video of Warriors big forward Zaza Pachulia taking a deliberate step away from his center of gravity and Spurs star Kawhi Leonard descending from a corner jumper and landing with his sore left ankle on a foot the 33-year-old from the former Soviet republic of Georgia placed beneath him.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:19

A draw will guarantee a top four finish for the side and they are likely to finish in the leading quartet even if they lose, as Arsenal - who entertain Everton - would have to turn around a five-goal swing in goal difference. It's been a wonderful nine years. " He helped build something special and he deserved absolutely everything and the performance was good, but it was a resume of our season .

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:16

That would be Game Five of the Pittsburgh Penguins-Washington Capitals series, which averaged 4.365 million viewers in total audience delivery (TV plus digital). Marc-Andre Fleury has allowed 31 goals on 394 shots faced. The incident came late in the first period of the Penguins' Game 6 loss and just one game after Crosby returned from missing a game due to a concussion suffered earlier in the series.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:12

Tina Ball is now in rehabilitation and LaVar said she is expected to eventually make a full recovery. Lonzo Ball and his father, LaVar, during a UCLA game in March. "Words really can't describe how much she does for us", Lonzo said of his mom. 'She's a lot like my dad: energetic... except she's not insane on the cameras'.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:58

Lower order batsman gave away their wickets trying to clear boundaries. "(After) one odd game like this, you have to give credit to someone (Dhoni) who has played so many knocks like this". Patel also backed the team management's decision to drop MI's highly successful and experienced off-spinner Harbhajan Singh from the game. Resting key players in its last match was also not a factor in the loss, said Parthiv.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:57

The Pirates defeated the Diamondbacks 6-4. Pollock, who battled a groin injury at the end of last season and during spring training, could miss some time with his injury. Pollock departed in the 10th inning with an undisclosed injury. He was removed from Sunday's game with glute tightness as a precaution, and did not start in right field on Monday.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:54

The Spurs were playing in the postseason without Parker for the first time since 2001, ending an National Basketball Association record of 221 straight playoff appearances for the Frenchman. "We played a lot smarter than we did in Game 1 ", Green said. Said Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni: "I hate it for Tony Parker ". At first I thought it was just a Charley Horse.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:53

The New York Yankees honored one of their greatest ever players on Sunday night as Derek Jeter returned to the stadium to see his number retired. "Mr. Jeter's records with the team include but aren't limited to five World Series championships, an 11-year run as team captain, 14 All-Star games, 3,465 hits and numerous awards.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:52

In the gold medal round, Sumit lost to Yadollah Mohammadkazem Mohebi of Iran 2-6 to settle for the second position. The Indian wrestler conceded an early point but bounced back by scoring two consecutively. Earlier, Sumit showed his mettle overpowering his opponents in the quarter-final and semi-final bouts. "He has a great technique and I have learnt a lot under him despite the weight difference in his and my category".

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:48

Pune will be playing their first play-off in IPL and will look to book a place in the finals. However, from there on, Mumbai hardly gained any momentum as Thakur snared a three wicket haul to keep the hosts down to 142 for nine in the 20 overs.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:47

Earlier, supporters had arrived to white commemorative T-shirts and flags hanging from their seats while the team wore special edition matchday shirts, emblazoned with a one-off White Hart Lane crest. From next season, they will play all their home games at Wembley Stadium - a ground they played in the Champions League group stage, although they crashed out finishing in third place.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:43

Tomas, who connected for the second straight night, has eight home runs this season. He managed to cross home safely, but the Mets were able to get Owings out after he got to second, then tried for third. The blast extended Rivera's career-long hitting streak to 10 games - a stretch in which he is batting.410 - making it easier for the Mets to forget Travis d'Arnaud is on the disabled list with a bruised right wrist.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:36

This should be a great pitching matchup, but all things considered I'll take the Astros offense here. Mattingly said that as a result of burning so many relief pitchers, another roster move might need to be made to bring in fresh arms. The Astros used five singles to score three times in the first inning. Josh Reddick doubled in the sixth off Junichi Tazawa (1-1), and after a walk and a hit batter loaded the bases, Gurriel pulled a 94 miles per hour fastball over the fence with two out for ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:39

The second game of the Week One Monday Night Football doubleheader, with the Broncos hosting the Chargers, will indeed feature Beth Mowins as the play-by-play announcer and Rex Ryan as the analyst. Mowins began as a play-by-play host in 1994. "Between all of the NFL rightsholders-CBS, ESPN, Fox, NBC, and the NFL Network-there are around 20 spots for play-by-play broadcasters every year.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:29

They're a totally different team at this point. But other players think up the gestures as well. Told that few expected Boston to prevail, Thomas snapped: "No one gave us a chance in this series". The problem with the team having more than a week off between playoff games is that, frankly, I have precious little to say about the team right now.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:25

And retired three-time title victor Lauda believes Bottas can now push on in search of further wins, having taken his first chequered flag in just his fourth race for Mercedes. "This weekend was not reliability" he said. So far Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen have been unable to properly challenge Ferrari and Mercedes for positions, but they are keeping their fingers crossed that what comes for Barcelona will change things.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:28

Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Craig Kimbrel pumps his fist after striking out Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado to end the baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston , Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Orioles center fielder Adam Jones was later tossed, too, after being upset by a called strike. The Red Sox are a privately owned entertainment organization.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:27

The Government of Nigeria has disclosed that it will soon invite Anthony Joshua , the newly-crowned unified World Heavyweight Boxing Champion to the country. Anthony, a 27-year-old heavyweight boxer with a nickname "AJ", is the now undefeated professional boxer, with 17 wins and an incredible 18 knockouts.

by | May 17, 2017 | 11:02

Popovich is known for his dry one-liners, but the injury-stricken Spurs may need divine intervention to topple the red-hot Warriors . After the Spurs capped off their 2016-17 campaign with a record of 61-21, their season was far from over.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:51

When the Boston Celtics beat the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 of their series, they most likely merely secured their spot as the team that LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will beat on their way to their third straight NBA Finals.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:53

He's been plagued with back problems all season, forcing him to withdraw from four tournaments and also miss seven cuts. Kim began the day two shots off the lead shared by Americans JB Holmes and Kyle Stanley - but birdies on the first, seventh and ninth gave him a two-shot lead at the turn.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:44

The 34-year-old player's current contract is due to run out this summer. "At the clubs I worked at before I am not here, but here we have a second chance and we will try to do it better than this season", he added. Having won two Premier League titles, two League Cups and an FA Cup at the Etihad, Toure would be seen as a legend in the eyes of many Man City fans.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:20

When is it? The Europa League semi-final second-leg clash at Old Trafford will kick off at 20:05 BST on Thursday, 11 May. United are now unbeaten in 24 successive Premier League matches - equalling their longest run in a single top-flight season - and Mourinho praised his team's resilience.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:19

First, the Raptors hope that All-Star point guard Kyle Lowry will be able to play after suffering a sprained left ankle in Game 2 Wednesday. Casey said Cory Joseph would take over if Lowry is unable to start. The Toronto Raptors fell to 0-2 in their second-round National Basketball Association playoff series against the Cavaliers with a 125-103 loss Wednesday in Cleveland, and DeRozan, in particular, had a rough night.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:17

But we are really disappointed not to be in the final after this kind of decision. "We know Ali's a great goalie, not only today but all season, that's why he's in goal". 35 year old Yann Kermorgant scored a 49th minute penalty which fired his team into the Championship Playoff final, after securing a 2-1 victory over Fulham across two legs.

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:16

Fognini, though, maintained his dominance to serve out victory and secure a first win over a world No. 1. Berdych also reached a milestone in the Eternal City, seeing off Carlos Berlocq on Court Pietrangeli 6-3 6-4 for his 600th triumph. "I've had a bit of a rough patch", Keys said. "But hopefully the next one will be good". German youngster Alexander Zverev was among those to progress to the third round, the 20-yaer-old earning a hard-fought 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 win over South Africa's Kevin ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:10

I pulled the clutch in and could gain on him. "It's not like sitting there and just reacting with the steering, it's your whole core that's activated and your legs, so yeah, I used everything". "When I came out [after second stop] I was surprised we were so close", said the championship leader. "I had a really good start, I settled into a nice rhythm..." Hamilton had pitted just as a virtual safety auto period for Stoffel Vandoorne's damaged McLaren was ending, helping him gain some time ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:08

Arsenal head coach Arsene Wenger on Monday did not rule out forward Alexis Sanchez from being fit to play against Sunderland in an English Premier League (EPL) game on Tuesday but admitted the Chilean's thigh injury doesn't "look too good".

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:06

Washington forced Game 7 after winning 5-2 on Monday in Pittsburgh. Game 7 will be Wednesday night in Washington, where Crosby, perhaps the best player in the world, is expected to take the ice. That's a blink of the eye in your day. Not listed is a player's head making secondary contact with the boards, which is what happened with Crosby on Monday.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:47

They may remember how supporters were even booing last season, at half-time of a costly defeat against Swansea when they were still bookmakers' favourites to win the league, and wonder if past glories can be recreated in this environment. And he did his reputation no harm with another fine display at the Emirates on Tuesday, saving 11 of Arsenal's 13 shots on target. The best chance of the opening period fell to Olivier Giroud but his effort from inside the are was kept out by Jordan ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:45

Leonard hopes to return to action Sunday for Game 1 of the National Basketball Association semifinals series. Patty Mills , who once again started as point guard in place of the injured Tony Parker, scored 14 points before foul trouble made Gregg Popovich sit him.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:31

Asked how would he react if a bid arrives, Coutinho still tried not to talk directly about it. West Ham were very bad in the one-sided encounter, their hopelessness enshrined in Andre Ayew's howler on the stroke of half-time when he missed a sitter from two yards out.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:29

However, the club lifted its first title under its new coach Jose Mourinho, winning the League Cup in February by beating Southampton 3-2 at Wembley. Europa League glory also offers qualification for the Champions League - the only way they can return to the continent's top table after Sunday's 2-1 loss at Tottenham officially put a top-four finish out of reach.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:29

Mac Williamson was called up from Triple-A Sacramento to the San Francisco Giants, replacing him on the roster. "Hopefully we can knock this out real quick". Pence was slumping violently this season, with a.243 average, .289 on-base percentage, and.338 slugging percentage, which is good for a 68 OPS+. Williamson will have a tough task trying to fill Pence's shoes, particularly defensively in a tricky right field, but he looked quite comfortable playing there in limited time last season.