Sport Bucks beat Raptors 97-83 in opening game
Author: 0 Bucks beat Raptors 97-83 in opening game

They are 1-11 in Game 1 overall. Guarding Snell to begin the game, Ibaka was one of the few Raptors who came to play in an unfocused first quarter, leading Toronto with 10 points and three rebounds . "We'll figure it out", Casey said. But it's what Antetokounmpo did on the way down from one of his dunks that still has us buzzing two days later.

Sport Romo to suit up for Mavs in home finale
Author: 0 Romo to suit up for Mavs in home finale

A long line of media members followed Romo off the court, then filled the room where Carlisle does his game-day interviews for Romo's only chat with reporters. "I've got to live with that and that's part of playing sports". Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver of his plans, and Silver responded by saying a contract wouldn't have been approved.

Sport Bale, Ronaldo out of Gijon trip
Author: 0 Bale, Ronaldo out of Gijon trip

Tottenham fans on Twitter have urged Mauricio Pochettino to go out and sign Real Madrid attacker Isco after his stunning Saturday display. "But, in the end, we have played a lot of hard games". "I feel like I am unfair with those that don't play, but it is always going to happen", added Zidane . "We did very well from the first minute to the last, Sporting had two chances and scored two goals, while we made many chances so the result is deserved".

Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas scores 33 for Celtics a day after his sister's death

He led the Celtics with 33 points, hitting a layup with seven seconds left to cut Chicago's lead to 104-102 in the opening game of their first-round playoff series, but Chicago's Jimmy Butler dribbled off a few seconds and sealed the victory with a two free throws with just three seconds on the clock.

Sport Masters: Jason Day has regained focus after mother's surgery
Author: 0 Masters: Jason Day has regained focus after mother's surgery

This is the 30th anniversary of the Augusta native's Masters victory in 1987. Jordan Spieth lines up his putt on the 15th hole during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in Augusta, Ga . "Obviously, it's not the tournament". I felt between two places. Spieth has played in three Masters, and never finished lower than second. The Benjamin School's girls golf team had the thrill of their golfing lives without hitting a single shot when the Bucks spent the ...

Author: 0 Crosby, Fleury put Penguins ahead 2-0

Notes: New York has won the last two playoff matchups against Montreal (2014 and 1996). … The Rangers and Canadiens have now met 16 times in the playoffs. In fact, the Rangers need a win if they want to stay in comfortable standing in the series. We're going to work on being better tomorrow [in Game 4].

Author: 0 Phaneuf scores in OT as Senators tie series against Bruins

The team that was the better team eventually got the game. "It's been the same since Day 1, since training camp, and get better every day". They've had some good runs at us. Jakob Silfverberg and Rickard Rakell scored first-period goals and John Gibson made 35 saves in the Ducks' 29th consecutive victory over the Flames at Honda Center since April 25, 2006, extending the longest such streak in National Hockey League history.

Sport LeBron's Cavaliers Are Not Ready, Despite Meaningless Win Over Celtics
Author: 0 LeBron's Cavaliers Are Not Ready, Despite Meaningless Win Over Celtics

Furthermore, the Hawks had a back-to-back against Charlotte and IN to close the season. If Boston has any hope of claiming the No. 1 seed, it must earn victories in its final two games of the regular season. It did not matter. The Bulls' loss to the Nets clinched a playoff berth for the Hawks . If you turn the ball over against IN, it puts you IN a bad situation defensively, because they are going to take advantage of it, and they did.

Sport Merc still committed to 'equal opportunities' for Lewis, Bottas
Author: 0 Merc still committed to 'equal opportunities' for Lewis, Bottas

Rosberg has gone, Paddy Lowe has gone. He initiated an overtaking maneuver on Hamilton going into Turn 1 and then proceeded to chase Bottas. For Bottas, though, the team orders were far from welcome. "I think there would have been a possibility". I should've been on pole. Motorsport fans may be thrilled to have a Formula One championship worthy of the name once more but title holders Mercedes want to know why rivals Ferrari can get more out of their tyres and are considering ...

Sport AB de Villiers to Miss RCB Clash Against Gujarat Lions
Author: 0 AB de Villiers to Miss RCB Clash Against Gujarat Lions

With three defeats in four games so far, Gujarat Lions have made a poor start to the IPL 2017 tournament, which is far off from the impressive show they produced previous year, ending as the table toppers. But if this blow was anything to go by, IPL bowlers shouldn't write off the former India skipper just yet. Jadeja's deliveries though seemed to have been costly as RCB hit runs off his four overs.

Author: 0 Jose regains his mojo with masterclass show

While Ben Davies can never fully fill Rose's shoes, he is playing at the top of his potential and doesn't look out of place in Spurs starting 11. As of now, it is the responsibility of their players to show more desire and fight in the games to come.

Author: 0 As Westbrook makes history, Thunder dominate the Bucks

It was Westbrook's seventh consecutive triple-double, his second such streak this season, and the 78th of his career, tied with Wilt Chamberlain for fourth-most all time . Russell Westbrook has been stacking up triple-doubles like no one in half a century and producing late in games like few players in recent memory.

Author: 0 Leafs fall to Columbus, now face Capitals in playoffs

This is not a typo: the Toronto Maple Leafs are a playoff team. None of the rookies, not Calder Trophy favourite Auston Matthews or William Nylander or Mitch Marner or the others, were crushed by the weight of expectations in the past several weeks with a playoff spot in their sights.

Author: 0 Nashville Predators continue shutout streak, blank Chicago 5-0

The skill throughout the roster is evident and why many picked the Predators to compete for a Stanley Cup this season. Nashville shut out the Blackhawks 5-0 on Saturday night, behind 30 saves from Pekka Rinne . The top-seeded Capitals came back from a two-goal deficit to take the early lead in the series. Yes, it's time for the Blackhawks to dig deep into their vast reservoir of badassness and find that next gear.

Author: 0 Carmelo and Lala Anthony are Reportedly Separated

La La is close friends with Kim Kardashian and exchanged vows with Carmelo in July of 2010. In the summer of 2015, La La was caught up in her own cheating scandal with rapper Maino, and his ex-girlfriend Patrice E. He is the franchise's best hope to end a long drought of success and he can't lead the team if the Knicks are this dysfunctional. Carmelo reportedly told team president Phil Jackson in January that he wanted to stay with the Knicks.

Author: 0 Sanchez, Ozil Revive Arsenal's Champions League Hopes

Arsenal had won only one of its previous five league games, and Monday's success came after Wenger tweaked Arsenal's formation and set out with a three-man defense. But after refusing to talk about his own future at the club, Wenger dismissed speculation about his two attackers. "We are bitterly disappointed with the result, but the players gave everything they had".

Sport Jones could return to UFC with Cormier title rematch
Author: 0 Jones could return to UFC with Cormier title rematch

Should Jones need more time, or wish to take a tune-up fight, then White says the UFC are prepared to give Jimi Manuwa the shot after the Englishman made a statement with a first-round knockout of Corey Anderson at UFC London. While Jones' situation is uncertain, Cormier and Manuwa have recently gone back and forth with one another on social media, promoting a potential fight.

Sport Crystal Palace close on survival after comeback earns draw
Author: 0 Crystal Palace close on survival after comeback earns draw

And Shakespeare is expecting a hard game against the Eagles, adding that both sides are in need of a positive result, being separated by just two points in the bottom half of the table. In the same period, Crystal Palace have scored just one more headed goal in the league (17). What happens in the summer can only happen in the summer and can only be talked about, for me, when we are safe.

Sport 49ers sign OT Garry Gilliam
Author: 0 49ers sign OT Garry Gilliam

If the Seahawks do not match the offer, they will lose Gilliam to a divisional rival without compensation. According to multiple reports, the Seahawks won't match the one-year, $2.2 million offer. Gilliam had rollercoaster of a 2016 season. After starting all of the 2015 season at right tackle in his second year with the team, he was named as the heir apparent to Russell Okung at left tackle in the spring.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte takes blame after Chelsea FC fall at Old Trafford

Facing his former club, Mourinho rested top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic and charged Ander Herrera and Matteo Darmian with the task of man-marking Chelsea dangermen Eden Hazard and Pedro. Manchester United now have 60 points and is in fifth place, just four points behind Manchester City, and the two teams will clash by the end of this month.

Author: 0 Man United defeat Chelsea 2-0, revive fight for EPL title

There are only five matches left in the Premier League and it looks like it's going to be a thrilling end to the season. Is there still a place for Zlatan Ibrahimovic at Manchester United following Marcus Rashford's superb performance in his side's victory over Chelsea on Sunday? The decisions paid off brilliantly, with Rashford and Herrera scoring the goals and being the star performers at Old Trafford .

Sport Kompany elated after leading City to victory
Author: 0 Kompany elated after leading City to victory

On his game the Spanish worldwide is one of the best players in the world but he needs to be more consistent. City were noticeably more solid at the back in their 3-0 win, something you've not often been able to say about them this season.

Author: 0 Melania gives Donald Trump subtle reminder during national anthem

With the Easter Egg Roll behind them, the White House traditionally would turn their sights to The White House Correspondent's Dinner but Trump will not be attending that event, the first president in 36 years to do so. President Trump joins children at a craft table during the 139th Easter Egg Roll. President Trump defended his record in office, saying "we are right on track".

Sport Sunderland vs. West Ham live stream
Author: 0 Sunderland vs. West Ham live stream

West Ham keeper Darren Randolph may want to avoid Match of the Day after seeing Khazri's corner sail over his head and inside the far post. It appeared as though the Black Cats were in for a long afternoon when Andre Ayew gave West Ham the lead after just five minutes.

Author: 0 Juventus in control, but wary of another Barcelona backlash

The 23-year-old struck twice with his lethal left foot inside the first 22 minutes of the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg in Turin. "It's not good to pick on single players after a defeat". "We were ideal", he added of his side's performance on the night. "It doesn't matter if I think the result is fair or not, it is what it is". As was the case against PSG, Barca had conceded three goals with less than an hour played, and their nearly comical lack of cohesion was ...

Author: 0 Win and stay home: Heat beat Wizards 110-102, miss playoffs

I think probably our group wants to be in there, arguably as much as any team in the playoffs. The Cavs sat out LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love in a 98-83 loss at home to Toronto. The Pacers finish the season against the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. This would match them up with the Boston Celtics who now sit at the number one seed and have won all four regular-season games against the Heat.

Sport Defender Out For Weeks, 3rd Choice Keeper Against West Ham?
Author: 0 Defender Out For Weeks, 3rd Choice Keeper Against West Ham?

It's a massive game against Swansea on Saturday. Arsenal, who are fifth in the table, will look to secure back-to-back league wins for the first time since January when they travel to face relegation-threatened Crystal Palace on Monday. Bilic continued to stress how essential three points is at the London Stadium this coming weekend, as the Hammers are now also on a seven-match winless run.

Author: 0 Brake failure costs Verstappen 'a lot of points'

Hamilton chased Vettel all the way to the end but was ultimately hampered by a mistake earlier in the race. "I think if the pit stop was right and the right call, we would have ended up second after that lap, so that's very good". Max Verstappen believes Red Bull lost out on a big haul of points at the Bahrain Grand Prix as a result of the brake failure on his auto. However, on the following lap a brake failure saw his vehicle continue straight at Turn 4 and out of the race.

Sport United says it won't use police with bumped passengers
Author: 0 United says it won't use police with bumped passengers

One officer involved in Sunday's incident is now on paid leave while the city's Department of Aviation, which operates O'Hare International, investigates. When the video of the incident initially garnered attention earlier this week, Munoz acknowledged it was "upsetting", but also called the passenger "belligerent ".

Author: 0 More McLaren woes as Alonso's engine fails at Bahrain GP

But after retiring at the season-opening race in Australia and then in China, Alonso feels the vehicle is going backwards. He has been three times a runner-up to Sebastian Vettel - twice by four points or fewer - and he now finds himself in a auto that is yet to carry him to the end of a race, let alone the championship.

Author: 0 Leonard leads Spurs to Game 2 win

Memphis scored the first six points of the fourth quarter to crawl to within 75-71 but the Spurs responded with a Leonard jumper and a Parker 3-pointer to create a little breathing room. He became the fifth player since 2006 to score 1,000 points in his first 46 playoff games, joining Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant , James Harden and Russell Westbrook .

Sport DNA leads to arrest in murder of jogger in MA
Author: 0 DNA leads to arrest in murder of jogger in MA

It's about 40 miles (64 kilometers) west of Boston. Marcotte, a 27-year-old Google employee who lived in New York City, was visiting family in the rural Central Massachusetts town when she was killed August 7. He was not charged with murder, but prosecutor Jeffrey Travers said at the arraignment that a murder charge will be presented for indictment. He said that trooper also noticed the driver matched the profile released in February, which determined the suspect in Marcotte's killing was a ...

Author: 0 Black Cats nine points from safety

It is not official but Sunderland are as good as relegated. He said: "Honestly, that's as positive as I've felt after a game for a long time". They came from a pocket of fans rather than a mass but when he walked towards his technical area, dissent grew and there were ironic songs directed at him when Khazri found the net.

Sport I'm going to get Demetrious Johnson his belts
Author: 0 I'm going to get Demetrious Johnson his belts

Is this the start of a new 10 belts for 10 title defenses club? This past weekend at UFC on Fox 24, Demetrious Johnson once again solidified his place as the pound-for-pound king with a flawless victory over Wilson Reis . DJ says he can't get all the way up to 155 - but says he's confident the two sides could work something out. and says it would be a much easier fight to make than Floyd Mayweather .

Sport Jackie Robinson: No words necessary as Dodger great's statue unveiled
Author: 0 Jackie Robinson: No words necessary as Dodger great's statue unveiled

The "Nightline" interview was part of a show that was meant to recognize the 40th anniversary of Robinson's groundbreaking first major league game and examine his legacy. The university also welcomed Jackie's wife Rachel Robinson and the Robinson family back to Westwood to visit the "42" monument in front of the Jackie Robinson Athletics & Recreation Complex on Friday.

Author: 0 5 things to know about the Cleveland Cavaliers

But with his waiver and the Tavares signing, first reported on The Vertical , Sanders will have to find another team to complete his comeback. May 4, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; The Cleveland Cavaliers bench, including forward Kevin Love (0), guard Iman Shumpert (4), guard J.R.

Sport Moyes 'deserves' criticism from Sunderland supporters
Author: 0 Moyes 'deserves' criticism from Sunderland supporters

That is a huge gap to make up, particularly as Sunderland have still only won once since the middle of December. With only seven games left, time is running out for Sunderland to turn things around and it appears as though their luck in the top-flight has finally run out.

Sport Man Utd stun Chelsea to open up PL title race
Author: 0 Man Utd stun Chelsea to open up PL title race

Chelsea, on the other hand, just need to forget that this afternoon ever happened. Chelsea sat 10 points clear at the top of the table just over a fortnight ago, but two defeats, the first against Crystal Palace, in four matches have thrust Tottenham back into contention.

Author: 0 Edmonton Oilers: How They Can Win Game 2

McDavid was for the most part held in check by the Sharks . They were the better team tonight, we were the better team the other night. The onus is on them now, especially in the defensive and neutral zones, to compete as hard as the their opponent did in game one.

Sport Ozil fires Arsenal to EPL win against Boro
Author: 0 Ozil fires Arsenal to EPL win against Boro

The Frenchman went with a three-man defence for the first time since 1997 as the Gunners fought hard to beat Boro 2-1 at the Riverside Stadium. "We want to make more with our possession and we also want to be tight at the back", Wenger said.

Author: 0 Henry questions 'suicidal' Lions schedule

The Lions' schedule sees them face all five of New Zealand's Super Rugby franchises and also the Maori All Blacks, a game traditionally seen as an unofficial fourth Test. On the evidence of his Six Nations form it is nearly inconceivable that the powerhouse Welsh captain will not be one of the first names on the lock list, and quite possibly as tour captain.

Author: 0 Cavs go 2-0 up in Pacers playoff

When looking at the Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers from a talent standpoint, this series should be completely unfair. The Indiana Pacers need a victory here to have any chance of making this a series . He passed Mark Price for second place in the third quarter. "And that was big". The entire Cavaliers' team had a super-insane 67.9 true shooting percentage.

Author: 0 Bayern faces tough task to beat Real Madrid at Bernabeu

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Lionel Messi scored twice on Saturday to help Barcelona rebound from back-to-back losses and go into the next round at Real Madrid within striking distance of the Spanish league leader. With centre-backs Pepe and Raphael Varane sidelined by injury, Nacho is set to line up in the Madrid back four in Tuesday's Champions League second leg with Bayern Munich .

Author: 0 Celtics trying to avoid 0-2 hole vs. Bulls

Stevens said memorial services for Thomas' sister had not been finalized but suggested the entire team would make an effort to attend. Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Thomas was "struggling" prior to the game, but his production was no surprise to his coach.

Author: 0 Radulov helps Canadiens beat Rangers 3-1 for series lead

In the third period, a Mats Zuccarello high-sticking penalty led to a four-minute power play. Gallagher, Paul Byron and Tomas Plekanec made a major impact in Montreal's Game 2 overtime win over the Rangers to even their Eastern Conference quarter-final at a game apiece.

Author: 0 'McLaren and Alonso are barking mad'

Frenchman Romain Grosjean, who races for the USA -owned Haas team but for whom Monaco is now a home race until France returns next year, said he was fully focused on F1 and questioned Alonso's priorities. "Seeing the interest from a Formula One champion, a double world champion, is actually exciting, super exciting from a driver's standpoint", Simon Pagenaud said.

Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers are counting on Dahntay Jones to add fire to team

IN was 1-3 against the Cavaliers in the regular season but don't let the record fool you as three of those four games were decided by 10 points or fewer. Irving had the best season of his career scoring-wise, averaging 25.2 points per game to go along with 5.8 assists and 1.2 steals per game. It is alarming that LeBron James did not have usual rest before the playoffs while their defense has been very shaky.

Sport Anthony Johnson to Seek Legal Action For Daniel Cormier Weigh-in Controversy
Author: 0 Anthony Johnson to Seek Legal Action For Daniel Cormier Weigh-in Controversy

The knockout artist knocked Cormier down in the first round of their first fight and landed a head kick on Saturday in the opening frame that may have broken Cormier's nose. " I gave my commitment to another job, something that I've been wanting to do for a while ". "Day in and day out people talked about me and Jon Jones fighting each other, but it never happened", he said.