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Leonard has 32 points, Spurs rout Grizzlies 111-82 in Game 1

Leonard has 32 points, Spurs rout Grizzlies 111-82 in Game 1 By the fourth quarter, the Spurs had opened a commanding lead on the Grizzlies. His incredible performance in 2011 - when the Grizzlies pulled off a stunning upset as an 8 seed over the West's best - fades away. "You have to look at the big picture". The Grizzlies' poor offensive showing ruined a huge night from Marc Gasol . Story line: This is the fifth time these teams have met in the... Continua a leggere...

Capitals' Wilson snipes Game One victor in OT, completes comeback against Leafs

Capitals' Wilson snipes Game One victor in OT, completes comeback against Leafs Hong). Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) celebrates his overtime goal with center Jay Beagle (83) and left wing Daniel Winnik (26) against the Toronto Maple Leafs during Game 1 of their NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff series in Washington , Thursday, April 13. Continua a leggere...

Roger Federer continues to own 2017 with another win over Rafael Nadal

But he said he felt in good form heading into the clay season, where he has enjoyed so much of his success. "Even if I lost for the third time this year to Roger it's a good start, playing three finals". The second set took an nearly identical path, albeit with fewer openings to break for both players until Federer again pounced, to grab a 5-4 lead when Nadal went long returning a fine backhan... Continua a leggere...

McCutchen's 3-run homer 7th helps Pirates beat Cubs 8

The Cubs' offense kept rolling after the home run, with Addison Russell socking an RBI triple and Jason Heyward driving in a run with an RBI single to give the team a 4-0 lead after the first inning of play. He has a.315 career average at Wrigley. Clint Hurdle was never quite as married to the idea, though, and said throughout spring training that he was looking for a backup shortstop who co... Continua a leggere...

LeBron, Cavs escape with 109-108 win over Pacers in Game 1

Cavaliers: James (5,604) needs 37 points to pass Kobe Bryant (5,640) for third place in playoff points. Irving dismissed the idea that Cavs feel vulnerable. George said James' support helped him pull through the months following his injury. "Not going into the game with the group that we have". While this idea the Cavs can be bounced from the playoffs makes for engaging sports talk shows, not ... Continua a leggere...

Fiji sevens team back on track after post-Olympic slump, says coach

Fiji sevens team back on track after post-Olympic slump, says coach Like last week in Hong Kong, Samoa put up a fearless fight against Australia, losing, 19-12 in a game they could have won. Those are the two teams that have set the mark this season. Their struggles on the pitch have been well documented what with players who are not motivated, lack commitment and lack the strength and power of old that made them so revered around the world. Continua a leggere...

Antonio Conte says Manchester United can still finish in the top four

Conte does not think United will focus more on the Europa league, as he believes top four is still possible. Mourinho accused Conte of trying to humiliate him during their meeting in October, when Conte urged the Stamford Bridge crowd to cheer louder as Chelsea trounced United 4-0. Continua a leggere...

Krejci scratched from Bruins' Game 1 lineup

Ceci and defence partner Dion Phaneuf have received the toughest of defensive assignments, regularly matched up against the Bruins' top line of Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron and David Pastrnak. "Clearly there was two shifts where we just gave it to them", said Senators coach Guy Boucher. Little bit of a lucky bounce on the second one, it goes right to the guy, but it starts with making good deci... Continua a leggere...

Jose Mourinho seemingly asks Michael Carrick what Manchester United fans were chanting

Jose Mourinho seemingly asks Michael Carrick what Manchester United fans were chanting I thought about a half time change but I thought was too harsh for him, I wanted him to play a little bit more . One of the players who has been struggling in front of goal is Jesse Lingard, who recently signed a new and improved contract, and Giggs has urged the England worldwide to step up his game. Continua a leggere...

Milan, ecco chi è il nuovo proprietario e futuro presidente Yonghong Li

CALCIO Silvio Berlusconi non è più il proprietario del Milan . Più che al futuro, oggi, si guarda al passato: ai 31 anni in cui Silvio Berlusconi ha trasformato una squadra importante ma in crisi in un marchio unico, un sogno collettivo, una macchina da soldi. Continua a leggere...

Leafs' Polak forced to leave Game 2 with scary injury

Leafs' Polak forced to leave Game 2 with scary injury With Nikita Zaitsev already on the sidelines, skating on his own with a possible concussion, the club lost heavy-hitting defenceman Roman Polak on Saturday night with a gruesome-looking ankle injury. Don't say I didn't warn you, but here's a look at the play Polak was injured on. Polak had to be helped off the ice by trainers as he struggled to put weight on his leg. Continua a leggere...

Spalletti fotografato a Milano: "Qui per l'Inter?" e lui se la ride

Nonostante i trofei facciano fatica ad arrivare nella Capitale, Lucio si gode il suo primato personale: "È un numero che dà una sensazione di benessere". È il modo migliore per affrontare il prossimo confronto e preparare i ragazzi al meglio. Il tecnico è stato fotografato nelle scorse ore a Milano ma Roma Radio ha smentito la possibilità che il tecnico si trovasse nel capoluogo lombardo p... Continua a leggere...

Antoine Griezmann hands Jose Mourinho fresh hope after dismissing Real Madrid

Antoine Griezmann hands Jose Mourinho fresh hope after dismissing Real Madrid The results: Premier League: Tottenham 4 (Alli 33, Dier 39, Son 44, 55) bt Watford 0. The Atletico Madrid forward, who scored his side's equaliser in Saturday's 1-1 Madrid derby draw at the Bernabeu, is a long-term transfer target for United and several other elite European clubs. Continua a leggere...

Roma: Spalletti a Milano per un evento benefico, prove di futuro?

Quello che è certo è che il futuro dell'ex Zenit San Pietroburgo alla Roma appare in bilico avendo più volte affermato di non essere certo di rimanere nella capitale e di volerlo fare solo nel caso in cui riuscisse a conquistare un trofeo. Look casual, maglietta verde e cappello-cuffia, l'allenatore giallorosso non ha risposto quando gli è stato chiesto di un possibile futuro all'Inter o al Mil... Continua a leggere...

LeBron, Cavs edge Pacers in Game 1

LeBron James scored 32 points and Cleveland , looking to flip a switch after a shaky-and-streaky regular season, began the postseason by escaping with a 109-108 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday. "I'm happy how emotional we was. They made some big shots and some big plays, so I'm excited about that". PG said he spoke to Miles and told him he needs to take that last shot, according ... Continua a leggere...

Colpo di Zapata al 97', pareggio tra Inter e Milan

Colpo di Zapata al 97', pareggio tra Inter e Milan Sono contento di essere riuscito a fare gol . Un Milan , comunque, bello da vedere, grintoso, tenace, che non ha mai mollato un secondo, un Milan che non ha mai smesso di crederci e di correre. Lottiamo sempre per questa maglia, siamo sulla strada giusta. Nel finale il Milan si getta in avanti, e proprio nell'ultimo pallone nell'area nerazzurra, Zapata non sbaglia, facendo impazzire di gio... Continua a leggere...

Malaga defeat setback in Barcelona title challenge

The Brazil worldwide received his first booking before the break when deliberately delaying a Malaga free-kick by tying his laces in front of the ball, before being shown another yellow card in the second half for a strong challenge on Diego Llorente. Continua a leggere...

Real Madrid coach Zidane: Ronaldo's ambition is contagious

Real Madrid coach Zidane: Ronaldo's ambition is contagious Zidane succeeded Rafael Benitez last January, largely as a result of the current Newcastle United manager falling short of these standards with 11 wins, four draws and three defeats - a 61 per cent win ratio. They notched a 3-0 victory on the back of Cristiano Ronaldo. Madrid's clearest opportunity came on the half hour mark, when Ronaldo was played in by Luka Modric superbly, and took his ... Continua a leggere...

Security chief defends not canceling Dortmund game after attack

German media had questioned whether the game should have gone ahead so soon after Tuesday's attack in which three explosions went off as the Dortmund team bus travelled to the stadium, injuring their Spanish defender Marc Bartra. "I don't know if people can understand this but until I was on the pitch in the second half I didn't think about football to be honest". I sit next to (Marcel) Schmelzer ... Continua a leggere...

Go on Son! Tottenham star breaks new ground in Premier League

And after the game, the South Korea international's interview with Sky Sports went viral as gun-jumping viewers felt he didn't know Kieran Trippier's name. Son has now hit the back of the net 15 t