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by | May 11, 2019 | 04:00

The Trailblazers would stay in the lead for most of the game and rarely looked in danger and that was because they got production from every player who played extended minutes. Nuggets: Denver won the regular-season series against the Blazers 3-1. Torrey Craig's 3-pointer tied the game at 69-all midway through the third quarter, but the Nuggets were unable to pull back in front until Jokic 3-pointer made it 76-75.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:55

Stefanos Tsitsipas, Kei Nishikori and Stan Wawrinka all advanced to the last 16 with straight-sets wins as did Alexander Zverev , who beat home favourite David Ferrer 6-4 6-1 in the last match of the Spaniard's career. Zverev, who looked up to Ferrer as a boy, looked to be filming the post-match ceremony with his phone and holding back tears as Ferrer, who again left his bandana on the T, was honoured by the tournament.

by | May 11, 2019 | 05:02

The Australian 22-year-old swept away days of personal attacks to be at his dominant best and keep the Philadelphia 76ers alive in the National Basketball Association playoffs with a 112-101 victory over the Toronto Raptors. The 76ers went out and got Butler early this season for these moments. The Raptors will hope they're not left to rue their three-point shooting, hitting on just three of 17 attempts in the first half and more than their fair share were wide open.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:40

Tiger Woods , fifteen-time major victor is unequivocally a cat with nine lives as exemplified by his recent award - America's highest civilian honour which was to him by President Donald Trump in Washington. "This is a very unique situation. That's the way I'm thinking about it", Adducci told Golf Digest . He added, "We know that with every win, the energy level will get amped up".

by | May 11, 2019 | 05:03

So after Game 5, there was no " Kyle Lowry struggles to score in the playoffs" narrative. Toronto head coach Nick Nurse had talked about finding consistency throughout the roster. "You know, can't control my physical condition, but I can also control how much I push myself and I try to do that", Embiid said. Everybody around this locker room knows that.

by | May 11, 2019 | 04:28

If not, this summer will be about signing players who can last for many years here. 'Mike is a great person to have around and has been invaluable to me since we returned in December, ' said the United boss. With Phelan out of the running, sources have told ESPN FC that Darren Fletcher and Rio Ferdinand are being considered for jobs within the new structure.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:03

London Irish have been on a spending spree now that they are back in the top-flight of English rugby. He was also part of the New Zealand squad that clinched the 2015 World Cup. "I'm looking forward to the opportunity of playing in the United Kingdom but I'm still very much focused on the present and want to work really hard with the Highlanders to ensure we finish our season on a high", he says.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:22

I didn't expect months ago when we were seven points behind this Liverpool team, to be in the position that we are in now. Chris Hughton's team defended really well against Arsenal last Sunday, and their players know that the whole football world is watching their game this weekend.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:03

Curry's play down the stretch, combined with contributions from guard Klay Thompson , forward Draymond Green and big man Kevon Looney , led many National Basketball Association observers to wonder if Golden State would revert to the offense centered around Curry that earned the Warriors a championship in 2015.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:06

Nuggets coach Michael Malone praised Paul Millsap for being "the calm for our team" after a resounding 124-98 victory over the Trail Blazers in Game 5 on Tuesday in Denver . Game 6 is Thursday in Portland , where the Nuggets won Sunday in Game 4 to take back home-court advantage. I think the good thing for us is whether you lose by one or you lose by 25, it's one game.

by | May 11, 2019 | 03:11

The contract is a four-year deal, worth $35,158,644, fully guaranteed, with a fifth year option, according to the NFL Network's Ian Rappoport. His salary cap number was set at $6.39 million with a signing bonus of $23.59 million, figures that were locked in by the collective bargaining agreement.

by | May 11, 2019 | 01:14

Roger Federer did enough on his return to clay court tennis to suggest that he will not be turning up at Roland Garros later this month just for some lap of honour. Playing Monfils for the first time in almost five years, Federer sensed the first set was too easy. He has already won two hard-court titles this season, in Dubai and Miami, and is seeking his third Madrid trophy, and first since 2012.

by | May 10, 2019 | 05:48

Castles insists City are the better team of the two, while also playing down Brighton's chances of doing the Reds a favour on Sunday. Since matches on the final day of the season are played simultaneously, the Premier League will have a replica trophy on standby at Anfield in case Juergen Klopp's side win the title.

by | May 10, 2019 | 04:22

Taking the mound against the Baltimore Orioles in search of his second win of the season, Sale took a no-hitter into the sixth inning while mowing down the hapless Orioles offense. "I don't feel like that's an issue". The Red Sox repeatedly denied that there was any sort of racial divide caused by the White House visit, which has been transformed from moment of celebratory ritual to hyper-politicized event under Trump.

by | May 10, 2019 | 05:15

The Bulls own a 12.5 percent chance at winning the No. 1 pick, which is nearly certain to be Duke forward Zion Williamson . Under rewritten lottery rules created to prevent tanking, New York, Cleveland and the Phoenix Suns hold equal 14 percent odds to select No.

by | May 10, 2019 | 05:15

Signed by Seattle as an undrafted free agent in 2011, Baldwin was an unstoppable force on the Seahawks offense. He went on to lead the team in receptions, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns that year. I've been ... oh my goodness. The past month has been a busy one for the Seattle Seahawks as they've had to make some pretty big decisions involving their franchise.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:54

For a club so intent on achieving European glory, witnessing Klopp's Liverpool reaching back-to-back Champions League finals following Tuesday night's remarkable comeback against Messi's Barcelona , will have undoubtedly strengthened Agnelli's desire to land his man.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:50

His re-evaluation of next week would rule him out for the remainder of the series against the Houston Rockets , but would give the potential of returning for the Western Conference Finals, if the Warriors can get past Houston. "He's not going to play Game 6", Kerr told me late Wednesday. I apologise to my mom, who is probably watching, but our guys are fucking giants. Spurs forward Rudy Gay , however, had a hunch right away that the injury was to the calf and not his Achilles.

by | May 10, 2019 | 04:19

The Bucks relied on their bench heavily in Games 3 and 4 against the Celtics. Does Rozier have any interest in returning to the Celtics next season? Brogdon's return is a major moment as the Bucks continue their pursuit of an National Basketball Association championship, and first and foremost, the hope will be that his presence can give the team an extra boost and a series-closing win on Wednesday at Fiserv Forum.

by | May 10, 2019 | 04:24

Smith said on the airwaves. With reports coming out that Lue and the Lakers are no longer negotiating and the team is looking at other candidates . Williams and Lue completed their second interviews with the Lakers on April 24 and 25 (April 25 and 26, PHL time), respectively, the Los Angeles Times reports .

by | May 10, 2019 | 04:19

Jesus Christ loves you and is giving you time to turn away from your sin and come to him. "That's the way we approach it in the aviation industry, and we expect these organisations to be the same". "So our players they play for pride of jersey, they play to representative their families, they play to go to a World Cup". "While Israel Folau is entitled to his personal views, some of those expressed in recent social media posts are not aligned with those of ASICS ".

by | May 10, 2019 | 02:25

Liverpool had to overturn a three-goal deficit at Anfield to knock out La Liga champions Barcelona , progressing to the final with a stunning 4-3 aggregate victory . Uefa, European soccer's governing body, is planning to adopt similar plans to those proposed by the European Club Associations (ECA ) as it designs a major overhaul of the Champions League , according to European Leagues chairman, Lars-Christer Olsson.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:01

The San Jose Sharks advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7 of their second-round playoff series on Wednesday night, and Avs fans are left wondering about what could have been after a goal was called off due to a controversial offsides call.

by | May 10, 2019 | 02:39

Spanish winger Suso opened for Milan on 37 minutes with the game springing to life in the second half with Fabio Borini tapping in the second on 67 minutes. Mauri to come on. I waited seven or eight minutes, he still had not put on his shin pads so I made that choice'. "I have 27 players, we wear a glorious jersey", continued the 2006 World Cup victor.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:04

Whatever Smith is going through, we hope he is able to take the time off that he needs and get things right. "I must give this time back to myself, my family, & my health". Smith did not show up for Jacksonville's voluntary offseason workout program last week. Coughlin subsequently drew scorn from the NFLPA for his comments.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:22

Ferrari looked the class of the field during pre-season at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and although Mercedes responded well on the final day the subsequent run of four straight one-twos for the defending champions was unexpected.

by | May 10, 2019 | 03:32

It was a close game that had plenty of twists and turns although perhaps the biggest story of the game was an injury to Kevin Durant that had many people fearing the worst. OAKLAND, Calif . - James Harden, the reigning MVP and back-to-back National Basketball Association scoring champion, shifted into a complementary role during arguably the most important minutes of the season for the Houston Rockets .

by | May 10, 2019 | 01:52

Rose said: "It was like a family celebration afterwards". "Sometimes the fans don't know how we feel, what it matters to us and the people that love us", he told beIN SPORTS in his role as a pundit". "To take that sort of performance into the final , we are going to have a fantastic night in Madrid". Team-mate Toby Alderweireld claims Spurs have turned into the team that refuses to die this season, but insists they are still far from their best.

by | May 09, 2019 | 03:43

Liverpool's goalkeeper Alisson dives to stop a shot on goal by Barcelona's Luis Suarez next to Liverpool's Andrew Robertson during their Uefa Champions League semi-final first leg match at Camp Nou in Barcelona May 1, 2019. The quality of their play, as well as their tenacity off the ball, made life so hard for the visitors, and they were shell-shocked by the time the final whistle arrived.

by | May 09, 2019 | 03:21

The English side travels to Spain with a 3-1 first leg lead, but a 2-0 win in Mestalla would be enough to see Valencia through. He also insisted the semi-final remains "50-50" and that Arsenal would seek to score, not just defend. "It's an attractive title and it's getting more attractive", said Emery. "The demands are high and everyone wants it, as a title, not just a way in (to the Champions League)".

by | May 09, 2019 | 03:39

A team's total points are divided by points possible and then multiplied by 1,000 to equal the team's April score. Scholarship student-athletes each semester earn one point for remaining eligible and one point for staying in school or graduating.

by | May 09, 2019 | 02:52

Katz addressed fan frustration publicly during the press conference . Yzerman, a former Red Wings great, had previously served as the general manager in Tampa Bay. "Ken commands respect from players, scouts and executives throughout the hockey world - the sports world". "He knows how to build a culture of winning", said Katz.

by | May 09, 2019 | 03:00

Chelsea are still hopeful that the ban will be suspended and manager Maurizio Sarri has said that he would like to see his club sign "one or two" players this summer to help his side compete with Liverpool and Manchester City . The club have confirmed they will appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Chelsea were fined 600,000 Swiss francs (£460,000) and sanctioned in February in relation to 29 cases where regulations relating to the global transfer and registration of players ...

by | May 09, 2019 | 01:49

Ajax upset Real Madrid and Juventus on their way to the semi final with a fast, attacking style of play, and initially dominated Tottenham in their 1-0 away win last week. Ten Hag made three changes from the victory in north London with winger David Neres, midfielder Lasse Schoene and right-back Joel Veltman stating the final in Rotterdam on the bench.

by | May 09, 2019 | 02:41

It is no secret that Paul George has not been his normal self since late February, at the time he was considered an MVP caliber player and Defensive Player of the Year candidate. "We were playing good". I just thought it came at the wrong time, honestly. "Injuries are part of the game", George said. The surgeries are not expected to impact his offseason training.