A 7-footer known as the Bosnian Beast, Nurkic finished with two points and 11 rebounds. Kawhi Leonard for the San Antonio Spurs was the first to score in the third quarter with a two-point shot. Marc Gasol hits the game victor to even the series in OT! JaMychal Green gave his team a boost with 14 points. A lot of things could have gone differently for Spurs to have won this in regulation, but that shot clock goof-up in the final minute-plus really stands out.
Tramel: "I'm not trying to split you up, but twice in three games, you guys have not played well at all when you've gone to the bench". Regardless if I go to the bench, if Steven is on the floor, if I'm off the floor, we in this together. Over in the Eastern Conference, Isaiah Thomas is playing with a heavy heart due to the recent death of his sister but he still managed to score 33 points as the Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 104-95.
In an Instagram post, Zlatan acknowledges that he'll be "out of football for a while", but then stated: "I will go through this like everythings else and come back even stronger". "If they have a insane mentality like I have, they will play". " I played there a lot of times last season and I feel confident in the position ", the Dutchman admitted to the club's website.
When asked if his approach was a calculated risk ahead of Thursday night's derby against Manchester City, Mourinho told Sky Sports on Tuesday: "I don't care". United head into Thursday's contest with considerable injury problems, including what the club have described as "serious" knee ligament damage sustained last week by Zlatan Ibrahimovic, their 28-goal top scorer.
Yet with David Poile as general manager and former New York Yankees food services busboy Sean Henry as CEO, they're also arguably the best-run and best-marketed of the USA sun-belt teams. Boston did accomplish one thing they hadn't in the first five games: a first-period goal. Only Holtby has moved on to the second round and he didn't play his best game of the series until the end.
The front office is also reticent on their intentions with potential movement in the draft, but they did note they would be open to moving up if the situation presented itself when Browns noted "We don't want to get into a habit of turning two picks into one, so to speak".
Contrary to AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal's stand, party MP Bhagwant Mann said there was no use in finding fault with Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and the party should introspect on the reasons behind its defeat in Punjab . -BJP only viable option available to voters today and that's why BJP has been given mandate at every level; I thank voter of Delhi: Jitendra Singh, Union Minister, BJP Govt.
United Kingdom fight fans can watch IBF king Joshua and former World ruler Klitschko go through their training routines ahead of their battle at the national stadium as well as fighters on the bumper undercard. "I got it on the Thursday [before the Fury fight]", said Banks, 34. I won't let that be the reason I win, though. "It's not the first time it's happened to me, just as Manny had warned me it would".
When asked if his approach was a calculated risk, Mourinho told Sky Sports on Tuesday: "I don't care". Mourinho has turned his guns on a number of players in his first season at Old Trafford , with England left-back Luke Shaw and French forward Anthony Martial suffering recent blasts from the United manager.
Cristiano Ronaldo has not quite been his usual ridiculous goalscoring self this season, with questions, slowly but surely, being asked over the Real Madrid superstar's powers waning as age finally catches up. Hopefully Real Madrid win and we get through to the semifinals. By the way, Barcelona and Real Madrid compete in the El Clasico, which for many is the greatest rivalry in club football.
It was the second straight overtime game of the series , and second consecutive win for the Senators following their 4-3 victory in Game 2. They were clinging to a one-goal lead in the third period in Game 1 before letting it slip away, erased a two-goal deficit in Game 2 to set up Dion Phaneuf's OT victor, and then there was Monday's somewhat messy victory.
The Red Sox, apparently upset at having lost the series to the Orioles, got their "revenge" against Manny Machado for what was said by the Red Sox manager and media, despite being contradicted by all video evidence, to have been a dirty slide in Friday night's game.
Unbeaten heavyweight Deontay Wilder will have a ringside view of rival champions Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko in their Wembley Stadium unification showdown on Saturday with hopes to fight the victor by December. Everyone needs a dance partner and when you look at what is coming up on Saturday, who wouldn't want to be a part of it? Joshua does not plan use the same approach that worked for Tyson Fury when he sensationally dethroned Klitschko back in November 2015.
Allardyce, who has engineered victories over Chelsea , Arsenal and now Liverpool in recent weeks, said there was a sense of relief that there was clear breathing space now between them and the bottom three - they are seven points clear of Swansea.
The 18-year-old was a lively presence throughout as goals from fellow strikers Radamel Falcao and Valere Germain saw Monaco through to the semi-finals - where they could face Real Madrid, Juventus or Atletico Madrid - but Mbappe is unconcerned about the prospects of Friday's draw.
The Nets decision to rest Brook Lopez , Jeremy Lin and Trevor Booker - with three other players already hurt - in a 112-73 loss that had huge playoff implications ruffled some feathers, especially in Miami. All three teams have one game left to play. Jokic went 9-of-14 from the field and 11-of-14 from the free-throw line and had 16 rebounds and eight assists.
Madrid did not specify how long it expects Bale to be sidelined, but similar injuries usually require three to four weeks of recovery time. Bale, 27, was unavailable for recent wins over Bayern Munich and Sporting Gijon after being forced off with a calf injury during the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals against the Bundesliga giants on 12 April.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Highs will reach 74 degrees, and winds will gust as high as 30 miles per hour. Tuesday: Rain , mainly after 11 am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 40. SUNDAY NIGHT: Rain showers continue as a cold front approaches and moves across Kentucky by early Monday .
The agreement was first reported early Tuesday when Peterson provided a statement to ESPN . According to Anderson, Peterson said he is guaranteed $3.5 million at signing, plus $1 million guaranteed salary in 2017 with a $2.5 million signing bonus.
Chicago Bulls will face No. 1 seed Celtics in Game 1 on Sunday night. "Looks can be very deceiving". No. 1 seed on the road, we'll take it, we're in there. That's my responsibility as coach". George has scored at least 20 points in 11 straight games, the longest current streak in the National Basketball Association.
Just eight wins short of a third straight trip to The Finals, Cleveland can not afford to get stale. For a quick comparison: Michael Jordan's Bulls lost first-round series his first three trips to the playoffs. The Cavs led 88-77 after three quarters and by 13 with 9:29 left. A correct call would've ended Cleveland's possession and given IN the ball with a two-point lead.
No further details were immediately available. Dan Rooney , Chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers, has died... Few have meant more to the team, the city, or the league over the last 50 years. Dan Rooney on the sidelines of a Steelers game at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh . In 2001 they were back in the AFC championship game and Super Bowl champions again after the 2005 season.
Pressure has been a topic with the Capitals due to their recent playoff failures. Before the series Babcock was asked about the pest-potential of Wilson, who also scored the Game 1 overtime victor, and said: "Nothing against Wilson because he works hard and all that, but he's not as big a concern as lots of people on their team".
His impressive performances during the recent Six Nations tournament, in which he played all five of England's Tests under Australian-born coach Eddie Jones, have earned him a place in Warren Gatland's 41-man squad against the land of his birth.
Sergio Garcia bested him on the first playoff hole, the 18th, with a birdie to Rose's bogey, earning him his first major in the process. Justin Rose is confident he will win the Masters one day after being denied a second major title following a thrilling duel with Sergio Garcia at Augusta.
The Oilers had qualified for the playoffs for the first time since 2006 while the Sharks were the defending Western Conference champions after reaching the Stanley Cup final for the first time a year ago. Patrick Marleau's third goal of the series - and 68th of his 177-game postseason career - at 12:12 of the third period pulled San Jose to within a goal and brought the SAP Center sellout crowd to life.
He added: "I am concerned, we have to work together and find quickly the right desire and ambition to win this title". "I think he is very important for us with his quality". "They are feeling the possibility to write history". We need to realise it is not over, we need to realise there are points to play for, and we have to dig in.
The incident occurred following the Black Cats's goalless draw at home to Burnley on 18 March, when Moyes was asked by BBC reporter Vicki Sparks whether he felt under additional pressure given the attendance of chairman Ellis Short at the game.
This year has signalled something of a renaissance for Nadal and having lost in the final at the Australian Open, he will be desperate to add to his 14 Grand Slams at next month's French Open. Murray's conqueror Albert Ramos-Vinolas scored his second upset in as many days, stunning fifth seeded Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2. The Real Club Tenis Barcelona announced on Friday it was renaming its center court in honor of Nadal.
Marcus Rashford proved a capable deputy for Ibrahimovic, netting a smartly taken victor to send United into the competition semi-finals for the first time. It's possible that Ibrahimovic has played his last match for United. Unfortunately they wont be the first or last players to get an important injury.
Memphis GrizzliesÕ Marc Gasol blocks San Antonio Spurs' Pau Gasol during first half action of Game 1 in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs held Saturday April 15, 2017 at the AT&T Center. "We have to get Mike (Conley) going", Fizdale said. The people of San Antonio and the Memphis can watch this game on official Live TVs such as TNT and FOX Sports SouthWest.
Victor Oladipo After two wretched games in Houston, especially the opener in which he went 1 for 12 from the field, Oladipo seems to have found his sea legs, going 7 for 10 from the field, including a very big three pointer down the stretch to keep things a one possession game when the Rockets were trying to create some breathing room.
Expectations were that Messi and team mates will put up a similar performance that saw them over-turn a 4-0 first leg loss to Paris St-Germain by winning 6-1 in the reverse fixture. Monaco took a two-goal lead in under 20 minutes through Kylian Mbappe from a rebound after a Benjamin Mendy long-range strike followed by Radamel Falcao's free header.
But older brother Vitali warned: "If Joshua loses the fight, he has a lot of space, because of his age". " You better be clean by the time you fight me 'cause we're going to find out and even if you do I'll still whoop you ". We have only three days to go before the heavyweight showdown between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko . "For me, over here in the United States, it is a bit odd they are all talking about and advertising us [Wilder and Joshua] and asking people who they want to ...
Far from being remorseful, Sharapova recently hit out at tennis authorities for failing to give her sufficient warning that meldonium had become a banned substance. Speaking ahead of the match , Vinci questioned why Sharapova would be given a wildcard to return at the event. 'I think a lot of the crowd on Wednesday will also be for her.
According to Syracuse.com , bowler Ben Ketola is believed to have broken the record for the world's fastest 300 game earlier this month, with a time of just under 87 seconds. "I just wanted to see how quickly I could get across the house and get strikes". I am so amazed that he had to grab a new ball every time he hit the lane.
That would mean United having to pay close to £170m for both to reshape their forward line, amid a host of other planned changes, in what is likely to be another big summer. They've some time to really go to be that type of a person that will generate week in, week out. "You need someone like Antoine". With Ibrahimovic United career potentially over following his knee injury, Griezmann could come him as a direct replacement.
I hope passing on what appears to be a lock at number one for a project is just a ruse. Sapp also explained he believes Garrett is getting all of this hype because of his measurables, not necessarily on his actual talent. This ain't even close". Cleveland has the No. 12 pick in the first draft, but King predicts management will trade up to No. 6 to grab the top quarterback in the class in North Carolina's Mitchell Trubisky .
However, the Clippers are solid on their home court, they usually play well without Griffin and Crawford and others almost managed to steal game four on the road. Joe Ingles has had the game of his life today against the Los Angeles Clippers . The Jazz offered Johnson, a seven-time All-Star with the Atlanta Hawks and Brooklyn Nets, a two-year, $22 million deal.
No time to celebrate, as Bayern will take the lead on an own goal just 90 seconds after the equalizer. "We turned in a really good display, I'm proud of my players, who played with commitment and gave it everything". He said, "In the game today I think we could have won and played the next round but the referee made a lot of errors ..." But he preferred to focus on the match officials who played their part in Bayern's exit by allowing two off-side Real Madrid goals and sending Arturo Vidal ...
Asked again whether he was frustrated with the officials, Albrighton said: "There are enough officials, I don't know who has made the decision but at the end of the day the final decision lies with the referee and it has cost us". It was deja vu for Leicester after another dubious penalty at the Vicente Calderon helped knock them out of the Uefa Cup in 1997. It was the France international's more obvious quality that earned Atletico the opener as his searing pace spread panic in the ...
Conte was happy with the display, a second 4-2 win in four days after Saturday's FA Cup semi-final triumph over Tottenham. But the Frenchman rued the concession of goals at crucial periods in the game. Hazard scored Chelsea's first following a Fabregas through-ball and Costa lay-off. Chelsea were third in Premier League spending last summer but will point to their significantly smaller net spend, given they received big fees for players including £60m for Oscar in the last 12 months.
The Brit had looked well on course to progress into the quarter-finals after taking a commanding 4-0 lead against Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the third and final set. With Murray and Wawrinka now out, one of Marin Cilic , Ramos-Vinolas, Cuevas and Pouille will reach the final - none of whom were at all fancied heading into the event.
Golden State won Game 3 without Durant, as well. The Warriors have been a juggernaut with Kerr on the sideline (173-34 in three regular seasons), but when he missed half of last season due to the same back issues, the Dubs cruised right along without him (34-5 under interim coach Luke Walton).
During a recorded sidebar released by the Boston Globe , Bennett argued that releasing the letters would impede the investigation into the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center where Hernandez was detained. Hernandez's family has requested for the incident to be a family and private matter. The gossip publication also stated that Hernandez's "family did not know" and were "furious" that they only found out about suicide notes Hernandez had left through the media.
I had never been in a situation like this before (I've been very lucky), but the truth is I'm feeling much better now and I hope to be back with the team soon, to try to help in the last spell of the season . Pep Guardiola is under pressure to finish this season on a high with a place in Europe after losing the FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal last Sunday.
He would later break Clark's franchise rookie record for goals during the regular season, finishing with 40. "Now we have to have a team to match that opportunity, that's what we're going to try to build all the time ", he said . Scoreless through two periods, the game looked like a 1990's grind-fest. While last night's all-around effort was better than Game 4, it's nothing to hang your hat on.
The Rockets finished plus-56 with Thunder G Russell Westbrook on the bench during the five-game series. Utah took the game's first double-digit lead early in the fourth on a 3-pointer by Hood that made it 69-58. I got 40 points'. "He has been a phenomenal closer for us all year long. you can't expect a guy to be ideal every single time". In fact, in 42 dominant minutes on the court, he dropped 47 points and had 11 rebounds and nine assists, almost completing another high-scoring ...
Even her opponent on Wednesday, Italy's Roberta Vinci, joined the chorus, saying in the Times: "My personal opinion is that I don't agree about the wild card here and about the wild card in Rome and the other tournaments". Sharapova, 30, said she had taken meldonium for several years for medical reasons, and insisted she didn't know it was added to the World Anti-Doping Agency's banned list of substances.
Joshua is a strong favourite to retain his IBF world heavyweight title with the backing of a partisan crowd in his homeland on Saturday. "He can do anything he wants". The Watford-born fighter boasts a huge profile on these shores, having won gold at the London 2012 Olympics before going on to establish a vast fanbase throughout the UK.