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NBA Playoffs, Raptors vs. Bucks Live Stream NBA Playoffs, Raptors vs. Bucks Live Stream
- April 28, 2017

Milwaukee is on the brink of elimination and the Raptors will be tough to beat if they get another strong night from complementary players Powell and Serge Ibaka. The Toronto Raptors have made the playoffs in four consecutive seasons for the first time in franchise history. Defensively, the Bucks are giving up 103.8 points per game against the opposing teams. (more...)
Guard will get Game 5 start at point with Rondo ailing
- April 28, 2017

Stevens said his players had Monday off to get ready for Game 5, which is Wednesday in Boston. Crowder jawed at the Bulls' bench after hitting a jumper and Rondo extended his leg as Crowder walked by. Though an afterthought for much of the season-he even lost his spot in the starting rotation for a time-Rondo has become a focal point of the series. (more...)
Conte: Chelsea have passed big psychological test but title race isn't over
- April 28, 2017

Tottenham fought back to level the scores on two separate occasions through Harry Kane and Dele Alli after Willian had twice given Chelsea the lead, but it was not enough as late goals from Eden Hazard and Nemanja Matic crushed their hopes. (more...)
Zuccarello leads Rangers in East semifinals against Senators
- April 28, 2017

Now, he enters this series having led the Senators with eight points (2-6) in their first-round, six-game KO of the Bruins . For 12 years, Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin have been the two biggest stars in the National Hockey League. For the regular season, their stats are almost identical with 14 goals each and Brassard's 25 assists edging out Zibanejad's 23. "It's the playoffs and you try to focus on what you can do, what you can control and not who you're playing". (more...)
Saints draft cornerback, offensive lineman in first round Saints draft cornerback, offensive lineman in first round
- April 28, 2017

The Saints ranked 27th in defence last season, allowing 375.4 yards per game, and ranked last in yards allowed passing. Surgery on his left hamstring forced him to redshirt his first year at OSU. Coach Sean Payton made no secret that improving the Saints' defence was his priority this off-season. The Saints also just signed former Buckeyes receiver Ted Ginn Jr. (more...)
Chargers Grab Clemson Wide Receiver Mike Williams With First Pick In LA Chargers Grab Clemson Wide Receiver Mike Williams With First Pick In LA
- April 28, 2017

The need for a receiver may not be as huge, but it's a splashy pick for a team playing in a new home in 2017. Williams is a quality wide receiver, but there are questions about his upside. Williams was targeted an ACC-high 145 times in 2016, totaling 98 receptions for 1,361 yards and 11 touchdowns. Now, they get some insurance, and another weapon to help maximize their window of contention with quarterback Philip Rivers. (more...)
Monte Carlo Masters wrap: Nadal destroys Zverev as Murray, Wawrinka crash out
- April 27, 2017

However, Ramos-Vinolas staged a brilliant late comeback to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat and pick up his first win over a world number one. The top seed next faces Spanish 15th seed Albert Ramos-Vinolas. "That's an important part of my game - playing the correct way in terms of tactics, hitting the ball in the right spots", Murray said. It might have been different had the Spaniard capitalised after winning a long game to break the Edmund serve for 2-1. (more...)
Penguins eliminate Blue Jackets
- April 27, 2017

The Columbus Blue Jackets find themselves in that position as they fought hard to force a Game 5 and avoid being swept at the hands of the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday. 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 lead. (more...)
Sharks' Joe Thornton Played With Torn ACL, MCL In NHL Playoffs
- April 27, 2017

SAN JOSE , Calif. (AP) - After a more than a decade-long playoff drought in Edmonton, the Oilers are in no hurry to leave the NHL's postseason party. "There's nothing you can say or point a finger at", Pavelski said. "It's a series ... we lose and you don't know how you lost at times". The Sharks stumbled at the end of the season. (more...)
Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder game 5 preview Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder game 5 preview
- April 26, 2017

The Rockets have a 3-1 series lead and can advance to the second round of the playoffs with a win against the Thunder Tuesday night. It shouldn't be much of a surprise that Houston has taken three of the series' first four games. That's exactly what they did in the regular season against Oklahoma City, winning two contests by double-digits and one in nail-biting fashion. The Houston Rockets have won nine of their last 11 home games. (more...)
Odds of trading Richard Sherman not very good — Seattle Seahawks GM Odds of trading Richard Sherman not very good — Seattle Seahawks GM
- April 26, 2017

There wasn't a "we're not the same without Richard" or "any issues we had are behind us". "Right now we've kind of moved past it and if somebody calls and goes insane with something, then we'll discuss it again". "You don't just give him away". So in that sense, Schneider's candor wasn't insulting - it was just honest and reflective of both sides' interests. It will also help the Seahawks defend another NFC West title and try to get back to the NFL Playoffs. (more...)
Larry Bird delivers Pacers' All-Star bid via IndyCar
- April 26, 2017

Paul's going to make the decision for Paul and the franchise will make the decision that they have to make. George , who turns 27 in a week (May 2), averaged a career-high 23.7 points, 6.6 rebounds, and 3.3 assists this season, which wrapped up Sunday in a four-game sweep to the Cleveland Cavaliers. (more...)
Klitschko 'proud' of Joshua's dignified approach to their superfight Klitschko 'proud' of Joshua's dignified approach to their superfight
- April 25, 2017

Joe Cordina will open the blockbuster show at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports Box Office. "I know Anthony Joshua has a promoter in the UK, but if he ever needs the best promoter in the world today, Golden Boy Promotions is right here to help him out here in the United States". (more...)
Sharapova's 1st opponent opposes wild cards after doping ban Sharapova's 1st opponent opposes wild cards after doping ban
- April 25, 2017

The former world number one no longer has a ranking and needs a wild card in order to compete in competitions such as the one in Stuttgart , where she will face 34-year-old Roberta Vinci. Let's take a step back and re-examine the situation: Sharapova takes meldonium throughout her career for what she claims is a heart condition. "She should win her place thanks to good results". (more...)
Carraso throws gem, Encarnacion and Brantly homer in Tribe's win Carraso throws gem, Encarnacion and Brantly homer in Tribe's win
- April 25, 2017

Huh). Kluber, who sent the first seven White Sox he faced back to the dugout Friday night, now has four career shutouts. His dominant outing Saturday night likely calmed any concern. Garcia entered the game leading the majors with a.423 batting average, and he ranked second with a 1.137 OPS. White Sox hitters swung and missed on the slider seven times with one called strike. (more...)
Celtic tops Rangers 2-0, into Scottish Cup final vs Aberdeen
- April 25, 2017

Rangers dominated the match late on as they desperately searched for a goal , but the Light Blues failed to find the back of the net, despite coming close on a few occasions. "The old Celtic supporters club used to be a regular feature of the Chatham Cup draw, and one of the things we wanted to do is put our mark on the competition as well". (more...)
Clippers' Griffin to miss rest of playoffs with toe injury
- April 25, 2017

Los Angeles prefers to run high pick-and-roll with Griffin and Chris Paul. The Clippers lost Game 1 at the buzzer , rebounded in Game 2, and eventually rallied in Game 3 behind a heroic effort from Chris Paul. They won on the strength of 17 3s, balanced scoring - five players between 11 and 18 points - and a 34-14 edge in assists. All the great ones have that in them. (more...)
Llorente targeting more goals to aid Swansea survival Llorente targeting more goals to aid Swansea survival
- April 25, 2017

Swansea City claimed a battling 2-0 win over Stoke City on Saturday at the Liberty Stadium to give their hopes of Premier League survival a huge boost. "We need to be better at managing the game and affecting the opposition". I did believe it will be a match they'd win. "The last five or six performances have not been good enough", Carroll said. (more...)
Chelsea pushes through Tottenham to FA Cup final
- April 24, 2017

The fixture pile-up led to Conte resting Chelsea striker Diego Costa and winger Eden Hazard from the start against Tottenham . But first of all I want to say I am very happy for the team, that we're going to play in the final. Tottenham , who twice equalised Willian strikes through Harry Kane and Dele Alli , looked the more likely winners at 2-2 but Chelsea had the luxury of introducing Eden Hazard , Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas off the bench and it proved decisive. (more...)
Verlander falters, Cabrera hurt as Twins top Tigers 6-3 Verlander falters, Cabrera hurt as Twins top Tigers 6-3
- April 23, 2017

Mauer smoked a double off the center field wall and scored on Robbie Grossman's single to the outfield. Eddie Rosario hit a 3-run home run in the 6th inning to the give the Minnesota Twins a 6-3 win over the visiting Detroit Tigers. Both teams came into the field before order was restored. "We'll say thank you to him tonight in our group chat and we'll say, 'Appreciate you giving it.' We're definitely going to talk about that tonight, for sure". (more...)
Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick
- April 23, 2017

Below them are the Jets, who need a quarterback but are said to not be interested in Trubisky. He struggled with consistency on the field and was surrounded by controversy off. The 12th pick was acquired from the Eagles prior to the 2016 draft. OSU Safety Malik Hooker would make a great addition to the team, but it will depend on if he is still available. (more...)
Los Angeles Chargers 2017 schedule release: Games, dates and times Los Angeles Chargers 2017 schedule release: Games, dates and times
- April 23, 2017

It's actually pretty fascinating to watch their honest reactions in real time - particularly because this is McVay's first year as a head coach and the team is looking to bounce back from one of their most controversial seasons ever. One week later, the Redskins travel to New Orleans to face the Saints on the 19th. In addition, the Rams and Chargers will play a preseason game at the LA Memorial Coliseum on August 26. (more...)
Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut
- April 23, 2017

Hernandez was found hanging in his jail cell early Wednesday morning. The medical examiner ruled Hernandez's cause of death was asphyxia by hanging and investigators found three notes and a Bible in Hernandez's cell, the Worcester County District Attorney's office said. (more...)
West Ham and Everton in dour goalless draw West Ham and Everton in dour goalless draw
- April 23, 2017

In the closing stages, it was Everton who began to press menacingly, perhaps buoyed by the fact they were still in the contest. "But we are winning as a team and losing as a team". And the Toffees will once again look to talisman Romelu Lukaku to get the goals against West Ham today, with the Premier League's top-scorer looking to pull clear of second place Harry Kane by adding to his 24 goals this afternoon. (more...)
Utah's Rudy Gobert has hyperextended left knee, bone bruise
- April 23, 2017

Chris Paul tied the game with 13 seconds left. The Clippers spent Sunday focused on improving their help defense, the very thing that allowed Johnson to score 21 points. "I knew Jamal was on me, and thought if I can, I'd try to make them switch", Ingles said. Hayward ended the game with 19 points, 10 rebounds and three assists followed by George Hill with 16 points, four rebounds and two assists. (more...)
Williams to miss rest of season after announcing pregnancy
- April 22, 2017

But the post was quickly taken down, lending to an air of mystery over its meaning. Hours after Serena Williams seemed to accidentally post photos of her baby bump on Snapchat, the tennis overlord's publicist has confirmed the impending arrival of her blessed bébé. (more...)
Rockets overcome Westbrook's 51, take 2-0 lead over Thunder Rockets overcome Westbrook's 51, take 2-0 lead over Thunder
- April 22, 2017

WASHINGTON - In a rough-and-tumble, foul-filled game, Bradley Beal took over in the fourth quarter with 16 of his 31 points, including a key late 3-pointer, helping the Washington Wizards beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-101 on Wednesday night for a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round series . (more...)
Easy choice: Browns CB Haden wants Garrett with No. 1 pick
- April 21, 2017

As of right now, Cleveland has Brock Osweiler , Kevin Hogan and Cody Kessler under contract at quarterback. Brown's phone is ringing with offers for the No. "We don't want to make a habit of turning two picks into one, but we're positioned to do it, " Brown said. Will it be former University of North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky, who passed for 3,748 yards and 30 touchdowns en route to the Tar Heels' appearance versus Stanford University in last year's Sun Bowl? While we are ... (more...)
Tottenham plot Michael Keane transfer amid Manchester United links to Eric Dier Tottenham plot Michael Keane transfer amid Manchester United links to Eric Dier
- April 21, 2017

Toffees manager Ronald Koeman has made no secret of his admiration for the 24-year-old Clarets defender. Keane did not agitate for a move then, remaining at Burnley on the proviso he would be free to pursue interest elsewhere should he impress in his debut Premier League campaign. (more...)
Giants defend Eli Manning amid claim of false memorabilia Giants defend Eli Manning amid claim of false memorabilia
- April 21, 2017

I have no reason, nor have I ever had any reason, to do anything of that nature", Manning said . "It'll all work out, and when it all does, I'll be cleared of this and everybody will see I've done nothing wrong". The allegations remained mostly dormant until last week when Kaja Whitehouse and Bruce Golding of the New York Post unearthed a potential "smoking-gun email" within the court documents. (more...)
Cleveland Facebook shooting victim Robert Godwin from Alabama
- April 21, 2017

Video of the killing was uploaded to Facebook. In the footage Stephens pulls over in a vehicle on a street in Cleveland as he says find me somebody to kill, gonna kill this guy right here. Stephens had been on the run from law enforcement since Sunday, when he posted several disturbing videos on Facebook, including one of him shooting and killing 74-year-old Robert Godwin after Godwin left an Easter meal with his family. (more...)
Davis Cup Djokovic, Kyrgios target final duel Davis Cup Djokovic, Kyrgios target final duel
- April 20, 2017

Australia will play either Belgium or Italy in September's semifinals, with Belgium leading that quarterfinal 2-1 ahead of Sunday's reverse singles. "I'm going out there and playing the game how it's supposed to be played, and I'm playing hard", he said. Despite being 35 years old and one of the oldest players in every tournament he enters, Roger Federer is once again the dominant player on the ATP Tour. (more...)
Pep Guardiola explains Premier League failure Pep Guardiola explains Premier League failure
- April 20, 2017

For this reason, we have to win 18 points". City could still salvage the season by winning the FA Cup - otherwise it will be his first campaign without silverware. We played against a really strong team. In what could have been construed as a dig at Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho, who played with six at the back against Chelsea in the FA Cup last month, Guardiola hailed his team's positivity. (more...)
Judge's big blast helps Yankees cap grand homestand Judge's big blast helps Yankees cap grand homestand
- April 20, 2017

However, their starting pitching still needs improvement and they could make a run for the playoffs if they can acquire a starter like Jose Quintana of the Chicago White Sox. Charlie Morton (1-1) recorded his first victory with the Astros. The Miami Marlins shut out the Seattle Mariners 5-0, the Toronto Blue Jays' poor start to the season continued with an 8-7 loss to the Boston Red Sox and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 6-2. (more...)
Browns defenders -- especially Joe Haden -- excited at prospect of adding Myles Garrett Browns defenders -- especially Joe Haden -- excited at prospect of adding Myles Garrett
- April 19, 2017

There are rumors that the Niners are keen on taking either Stanford defensive end Solomon Thomas, Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey, or Clemson wide receiver Mike Williams, three players who are projected to get drafted in the first round but not in the top 10. (more...)
Crystal Palace v Leicester City
- April 19, 2017

The hard-fought point takes Palace to 35 points and helps edge them closer to manager Sam Allardyce's target of 38 for safety with six games left to play. On Mamadou Sakho's loan deal: "There isn't a clause (to make the deal permanent) because his deal was done in the Bournemouth corridor by me after we had won 2-0, and Steve (Parish, Palace's chairman) finishing the negotiation over the phone to try and secure Mama". (more...)
Man accused of Facebook-video murder found dead after chase
- April 19, 2017

Police had been conducting an extensive manhunt across the states of Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York and MI as Stephens was wanted on charges of aggravated murder. WKYC will stream it live in the video above. Before Green's phone died, Stephens told her he was "shooting people" because he was " mad with his girlfriend " of about three years, his mother said. (more...)
Ronaldo, Bale & Benzema out for Madrid at Sporting Ronaldo, Bale & Benzema out for Madrid at Sporting
- April 18, 2017

Barcelona edged past Real Sociedad with a 3-2 win on Saturday, but their defending was unconvincing and did little to suggest they'll keep a clean sheet in their Champions League second leg. Real Madrid players celebrate. Marco Asensio and Alvaro Morata are Zidane's other attacking options. Isco Alarcon would walk into the starting XI at virtually every club in the world yet he is not first choice when everyone is fit at Real Madrid . (more...)
Giants send Posey to DL with concussion-like symptoms
- April 18, 2017

Tempers flared two batters earlier when Phillies reliever Edubray Ramos (0-1) threw a first-pitch fastball over Asdrubal Cabrera's head - perhaps seeking revenge for Cabrera's two-handed bat flip after hitting a game-winning homer against Ramos last September 22 as the Mets were chasing a playoff berth. (more...)
Utah's Gobert leaves game after getting hurt on 1st play Utah's Gobert leaves game after getting hurt on 1st play
- April 18, 2017

With Favors playing 32 minutes and contributing 15 points, the Jazz held on to beat the Clippers in Game 1, 97-95, on a buzzer-beater from Joe Johnson . "We felt and knew that a lot of people probably were counting us out when he went down, but man, we stuck together", Johnson said. The Clippers forgot about Johnson, the most prolific game-winning scorer in the last decade. (more...)
Athletics: Kenya's Kiplagat wins women's Boston Marathon
- April 18, 2017

In a recent interview, she recalled , "I said , 'This is going to change my life, maybe going to change women's sports and change the world'". Runners in the Boston Marathon had high temperatures to deal with. "I'm humbled to win the race". Semple and Switzer became friends several years later. Switzer used her influence to campaign to get women into the Boston Marathon by 1972. (more...)
After a year without playoff hockey, Montreal readies for post-season run After a year without playoff hockey, Montreal readies for post-season run
- April 17, 2017

The one-on-one battle all night between New York's Mats Zuccarello and Montreal's Brendan Gallagher ? This time, Kreider pulled up when barrelling toward Price in the first period. The Rangers won the series in six games before losing to the Kings in the Stanley Cup Final. "My game doesn't change". Under head coach Claude Julien , the Canadiens are allowing half a goal fewer per game than they were under Michel Therrien. (more...)
EPL: Man United beat 10-man Sunderland 3-0 EPL: Man United beat 10-man Sunderland 3-0
- April 17, 2017

Today was a different game compared to the last game. Victory saw United close to within four points of Manchester City, who occupy the fourth and final Champions League qualifying berth and have played a game more than Mourinho's side. (more...)
McMaster: North Korea's provocations 'can't continue'
- April 17, 2017

The U.S. Pacific Command said the missile "blew up nearly immediately", adding the type of missile was being analysed. It has said it has developed and would launch a missile that can strike the mainland United States but officials and experts believe it is some time away from mastering the necessary technology. (more...)
Late Ibrahimovic penalty earns draw for Man Utd against Everton Late Ibrahimovic penalty earns draw for Man Utd against Everton
- April 16, 2017

But Koeman's side were denied all three points after Ashley Williams conceded a penalty deep into stoppage time . Phil Jagielka opened the scoring in the 22nd minute, flicking, more in hope than judgment, the ball through David de Gea's legs under heavy pressure from Marcos Rojo. (more...)
Celtics star Thomas' sister killed in auto accident
- April 16, 2017

Isaiah Thomas, the Celtics star point guard, tweeted Thursday that he would remain off social media as the Celtics prepare for their first-round matchup against the Chicago Bulls on Sunday night. when Chyna Thomas' vehicle faded into the left shoulder of the highway. A vehicle driven by Chyna Thomas, 22, was traveling south near 288th Street in Federal Way around 5 a.m. (more...)
Arsène Wenger defiant after 'damaging' loss to Crystal Palace
- April 16, 2017

It was another humiliating result for Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, who is weighing up whether to sign a contract extension at a club he has coached since 1996, amid heightened unrest from fans. It is such an wonderful club. If they finished second it was a nightmare season. There are many games ahead. "Honestly, I'm disappointed tonight". Flamini made 246 appearances over two spells at Arsenal but is now concentrated on helping to keep Palace in the top-flight. (more...)