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by | May 16, 2017 | 03:07

The Wizards were led by John Wall and Bradley Beal who had 20 and 27 points respectively. Game 3 of this series will be on Thursday in Washington, DC. Washington opened up the game on fire to the tune of 42 first-quarter points. He had 16 points, 10 of which came in the first quarter. Boston took a series lead on Tuesday night after beating Washington, 129-119, in OT in Game 2.

by | May 16, 2017 | 04:41

Baxter, who spoke for the first time since his appointment as a replacement for Shakes Mashaba, said he is pleased that there seems to be a better sense of teamwork in football than there was when he initially arrived. Supersport United FC and the South African Football Association (Safa) agreed to terms on the release of Baxter from SuperSport United to Bafana Bafana at the end of the current PSL.

by | May 16, 2017 | 04:31

The 27-year-old scored the victor against Celta Vigo with a superb strike early in the season and although that is his only goal in La Liga this term, he has provided 11 assists for his team-mates, setting up Sergio Ramos for the equaliser in the Clasico at Camp Nou and also the defender's victor in the 3-2 win at home to Deportivo La Coruna before Christmas, among others.

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:53

Young Rahul Tripathi blasted 28 off 20 balls to make a mockery of the chase in an encounter which turned out to be an anti-climax of sorts. What followed was Kings XI Punjab's worst batting performance of the season. He struck 11 fours and three sixes, adding 68 for the first wicket with Guptill (36), 63 for the second with captain Maxwell (47) and 52 for the third with Aussie Shaun Marsh (25).

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:53

For a deciding Game 7, however, Capitals coach Barry Trotz said his team can't expect momentum to carry over. Washington spent a fair share of time in the Penguins' end of the ice, but the Caps were also able to create several odd-man rush opportunities over the course of the contest.

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:51

Willson Contreras #40 of the Chicago Cubs rounds third base after hitting a solo home run against the St. Louis Cardinals in the second inning at Busch Stadium on May 12, 2017 in St. Sierra has hit safely in all six of his big league games, going 9 for 24 with seven runs scored. The squeeze was a nice play. "He's got a lot to learn but he's conscientious and he wants to learn".

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:22

Eagle-eyed referee Bobby Madley spotted the trip, disallowing the goal and awarding a free-kick to a relieved hosts. Fernandinho accepts "something went wrong" with Manchester City's season but is confident of a bright future under manager Pep Guardiola.

by | May 16, 2017 | 03:35

I don't respect guys like that. I know he's not like the greatest basketball player of all-time so maybe he feel like he's gotta do like that. During that 12-minute span the Celtics were outscored 42-20, nearly exclusively thanks to a game-breaking 26-0 run in the quarter, in Bostons 121-102 loss Sunday in Game 4.

by | May 16, 2017 | 03:04

Leonard left the game after reinjuring his tender left ankle in the third quarter when Pachulia's foot slid under Leonard's following a jumper by the All-Star forward. But Leonard tweaked the ankle when he stepped back into the Spurs' bench while attempting a three-pointer early in the third period. Leonard had helped San Antonio into a commanding 78-55 lead when he limped off with an ankle injury.

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:54

Nadal had to stave off a break point on his own serve to consolidate the break for 2-0. I think then the match was more even. After an imbalanced schedule gave Thiem a late night finish on Saturday, the young Austrian came out firing in his first Masters final and broke Nadal for a 3-1 lead, but lost it due to a combination of bad volleys at net and the Spaniard's all-world defense.

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:44

It's up to us, we need some luck along the way, but if we win the next four games, I'm convinced that we can do it". Despite the criticism, Xhaka has been ever present for Arsenal in his first season. "I left Highbury they were crying, I left the Emirates they were crying!" "When everything comes together like that, you look good on a personal level too".

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:34

And Shami Plays a key role in the Champions Trophy. Under the previous financial model, the big three countries of India, England and Australia received the greatest share of revenue. Shami, who has been regularly turning up for Delhi Daredevils in the ongoing Indian Premier League, felt it was a good platform for him to prepare for the Champions Trophy.

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:56

Scott is expected to be in south Florida Monday at Jungle Island to make an announcement on the record turnout. She also worked under former Gov. Jeb Bush, R-Fla., and in the state Legislature's Office of Program Policy and Government Accountability in the Florida Legislature.

by | May 16, 2017 | 02:09

Atletico were slack in defence, ineffective in attack and misplaced passes in the middle of the field as Real went a long way towards booking a place in the final which will be held in Cardiff. "When we said that we believed we could come back some thought it was just words". "I don't know what he'll do next year because I'm only thinking about this game, and he won't play because he's bothered by pain in his ribs".

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:27

NY appropriately played two on Derek Jeter Night, a doubleheader against Houston caused by a rainout Saturday, and the festivities took place between an 11-6 win and a 10-7 defeat. Former teammates Mariano Rivera, Paul O'Neill, Tino Martinez, David Cone and Hideki Matsui also were on hand. "You watch all those moments Jeter had with the Yankees, you can tell by the fans" reaction how much he meant to them, how much he meant to the city, how much he meant to the game of baseball", said ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:50

For this reason we must celebrate in the right way with my players, the staff the fans. "We have to have great enthusiasm and great patience because we are having a great season but to become a fantastic season we must win (the title)". "It is very important after this crucial week for us because we played against Tottenham in the FA Cup and then on Tuesday against Southampton and now against Everton ".

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:38

There are reports that the Argentine will join London-based West Ham United next season. " I have a lot of respect for Pablo - he's had nine years here". Fernandinho admits "something went wrong" with Manchester City during Pep Guardiola's frustrating first season in the Premier League . They are fourth in the league but will be assured of finishing third if they beat West Brom on Wednesday and Watford on the final day of the season.

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:01

The victims told officers that they believed the suspect to be armed, as he was "gesturing as if he had a handgun in his waistband". The suspect, who was joined by another man, then demanded property from the victims before taking off without injuring any of the four individuals, Coslin said.

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:46

And most of that is because of the improved play of LeBron. It's hard to discern how much of the series was a case of the Raptors not playing well or failing to take advantage of opportunities, and how much of it was Cleveland just stomping on - what at the time seemed legitimate, yet in hindsight has proven to be just cute - belief a revamped roster with Serge Ibaka and PJ Tucker could hang and maybe even conquer their giants.

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:52

The result will thus assuage any fears that Sharapova might miss both the summer's grand-slam events. And if she progresses to the semi-finals at the Italian Open that would likely confirm her qualification to the main draw at the All England Club.

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:18

Now, more fuel for the fire. He also cast doubt on White House claims that Mr Comey had lost the confidence of his staff. First he gave an interview that essentially undercut all the arguments White House officials , from Vice-President Mike Pence on down, had made to paint the Comey sacking as an operation conducted through normal channels.

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:08

Almost 15 years ago, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets dazzled us with a magical flying vehicle. The group plans on developing a technology that can control the propellers and stabilize the vehicle in the air, simultaneously. Dubbed Skydrive , the dimensions will be 9.5 feet by 4.3 feet, making it the world's smallest flying vehicle in the process of being produced. Once in the sky, the flying cars will be able to travel at 62 miles per hour.

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:26

Had they failed to gain maximum points at the London Stadium , the Reds could have given a boost to top-four challengers Arsenal. Before Sunday's trip to the Hammers, Liverpool knew they could not be overhauled in the top four if they won both of their final two games.

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:07

Hernandez, a former New England Patriots star serving a life sentence for murder, was more spiritual than religious, she said, but he reportedly wrote "John 3:16" on his forehead and his cell walls - scripture he'd never mentioned to her.

by | May 15, 2017 | 23:29

I left the Emirates, they were crying. They were walking the streets with their heads low. The Arsenal fans were finally cheering and singing and it is nice for them. Liverpool have done their best in recent weeks to hand a place in the top four to Manchester United only to have their rivals, at each time of asking, hand it back.

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:01

Mazzarri needs more from his key attacking players, including AC Milan loanee M'Baye Niang and powerhouse centre-forward Troy Deeney. It's all down to Conte. Substitute striker Michy Batshuayi's 82nd-minute goal gave Chelsea a 1-0 win over West Bromwich, reports Efe. Antonio Conte has reigned supreme in just his first season in England.

by | May 16, 2017 | 01:01

While Popovich is generally stone-faced and hyper-focused on running his team with efficiency, and almost pulled out a big game 1 win in the Western Conference finals before falling 113-111 to conference champions, the Golden State Warriors, it's refreshing to hear his take on matters beyond the hardwood.

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:10

RPS won the toss and chose to BOWL first. The top-order kept firing, but middle-order may cause concerns though. A loss tonight will mean Kings XI Punjab at best can get to 14 points which won't benefit them. He would target the stumps, he would dart in the quicker ones and slip in the googlies, one of which got Rohit. Speaking about Stokes's absence, Smith said: "We have got a couple of options that we can talk about".

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:28

With Mourinho prioritising the Europa League campaign, he has fielded weakened teams in United's last two league games - the defeat at Spurs and a 2-0 loss at Arsenal. Because we don't fight, we know it's a big objective, we know that if we lose the final we don't play Champions League , we know that. The Portuguese made the remark after United were beaten 2-1 by Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday in the Premier League, their second successive defeat in the competition, which knocked them out of ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 23:17

The other semifinal will see Dominic Thiem , who rolled past lucky loser Borna Coric 6-1, 6-4, against surprise package Pablo Cuevas, who upended Alexander Zverev 3-6, 6-0, 6-4. "Whew that was close", Djokovic joked after the end of the match . Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal survived scares to stay in the hunt for glory at the Madrid Open, but Stan Wawrinka bowed out.

by | May 16, 2017 | 00:18

Pete Carroll said Colin Kaepernick is among the backup quarterback options Seattle is considering. Seattle's back up quarterback, undrafted free agent Trevone Boykin was arrested twice during the offseason and behind him are Jake Heaps , Skyler Howard, and Michael Birdsong.

by | May 15, 2017 | 23:53

Fernando Alonso opted for the tennis court rather than Formula One garage after the latest reliability problem with his stuttering McLaren. Zak Brown has admitted that time is running out to convince Fernando Alonso to stick with McLaren beyond 2017.

by | May 15, 2017 | 23:20

It's not the first time Drogba has shown his love for Chelsea , and he even popped up on social media following their FA Cup final victory and when it emerged they'd be playing Arsenal in the final, given his incredible record against the Gunners.

by | May 15, 2017 | 23:17

Early Tuesday morning, Hernandez's case went before a MA court and his team team argued that their client's original conviction can not stand because he had not exhausted all of his appeals before the time of his death. Hernandez's death ended a spectacular fall from grace for a man who signed a seven-year $40 million contract in 2012 with the Patriots after a troubled upbringing in CT.

by | May 15, 2017 | 23:27

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland, center right, celebrates his victory with Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, center left, and members of Mercedes team, at the Formula One Russian Grand Prix at the "Sochi Autodrom" circuit, in Sochi, Russia, Sunday, April.