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by | April 15, 2018 | 07:30

It is a Game 1, so of course Toronto is losing at halftime. Game 2 will be Tuesday night in Toronto. Washington led at the half, 59-55. A referees' review then disallowed an earlier Mike Scott basket (released after the shot clock), and then Lowry scored, and suddenly it was a nine-point Raptors lead with just over five minutes left.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:59

On the mound, righty Alex Cobb is set to make his season debut for the Orioles after signing a four-year, $57 million deal with Baltimore back on March 22. The Red Sox hit zero grand slams previous year; they've hit three through 12 games this season. Their pitching staff has been outstanding throughout their 11-2 start, sporting a 3.07 team ERA, good for fifth in the Major Leagues.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:53

The Yanks are 2-7 in their past nine road games, while the Sox are 4-10 in their past 14 Thursday contests. "There was never any thought in my mind that past year kind of reoccured or any of that". "Everything felt good. Sandy called a hell of a game. I just think it was more a case of not really being his night". All four players are now on the DL.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:46

De Lille is facing renewed pressure from her party after it adopted a recall clause which has since been dubbed the "De Lille clause"‚ which allows the DA to recall its elected public representatives from office. Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) deputy president Floyd Shivambu has come to the defence of Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille, who had appeared at the EFF's memorial service for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Wednesday.

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:38

But according to 1/4th of the Warriors awesome foursome, if Golden State fails to impress this postseason, we could be in-store for a major roster reshuffle this offseason. To be fair, the awakening of the Warriors' defense will receive a more accurate measure if and when they advance beyond the Spurs and face, for example, the Blazers with Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum and of course the turbocharged Rockets with James Harden and Chris Paul and all those three-point slingers.

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:33

Ruben Neves - signed from Porto for a record £15.8m during the summer - made his mark on the scoreboard early in the second half, with one of the best goals you're likely to see scored at any level this campaign. The Cottagers stay third, one point behind Cardiff City, having played a game more . Middlesbrough were the big winners in the battle for playoff places behind the top four on Saturday as they edged past Bristol City 2-1.

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:25

Brazil's first group match is against Switzerland on June 17. The world's most expensive player suffered the injury in a Ligue 1 game against Marseille, before returning to his home country for surgery and rehabilitation. "He had a good medical examination and, when he gets here, I'm sure he will want to play". PSG surrendered a four-year grip on the Ligue 1 crown having lost the title to Les Monegasques last season.

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:33

Ian Poulter put himself firmly into contention for a second PGA Tour win in the space of a fortnight after a flawless 64 on the second day of the RBC Heritage . "I think that made me play more aggressively so I'm very happy with my round". But Johnson missed 8-foot par putts on the fifth and sixth holes and took one more bogey on his closing hole, the ninth.

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:11

Except the last few punches that she received, Mary Kom remained on top throughout to get the yellow metal. It's the second-straight Commonwealth Games silver medal for Bester, and third Games medal of his career. The women's squash double of Joelle King and Amanda Landers-Murphy take on India's Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal Karthik for gold after easily winning their semifinal on Saturday against Australia.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:25

Although once again battling a slow start and a red-hot opposing netminder, the Jets manhandled the visiting Wild, crushing the Americans in almost every facet of the game, finished atop Minnesota in the shot department 44-17, and ultimately, with a 4-1 victory.

by | April 15, 2018 | 02:49

That will be enough to secure European football for the first time in 50 years should Southampton not go on to win the FA Cup. Dyche's remarkable success has been built on a small, tight squad and meticulous preparation, things that would be severely tested by the Europa League.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:37

However, City can wrap up the title this weekend if they beat Spurs and Manchester United lose at home to bottom-side West Brom on Sunday. "We can't stop the talk around the club ... After the week they've had, Pep Guardiola's men showed plenty of guts to dominate the first half and they deserved to lead by more than one goal at half time.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:50

Similarly to Curry, Durant was also extremely efficient from the floor. He's close enough to contest a 3, far enough to prevent the blow-by. Wearing a brace on his knee, Curry spent a couple hours Friday doing light drills, slides to test his lateral movement and dribbling at half-speed with slight change of direction and then putting up a few shots in a non-contact session.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:31

Astounded by the record-breaking feats on Saturday, football enthusiasts took to Twitter to eulogise the 2017 African Player of the Year. After their thrilling win over Manchester City in the UEFA Champions League , the Reds will be high on confidence as they welcome a Cherries side that have little to play for.

by | April 14, 2018 | 23:31

Chief Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said Saturday that "there has been a 2,000 percent increase in Russian trolls in the past 24 hours". The U.S. strike was not created to "depose" Assad or draw the U.S. That did not mean military strikes would continue; in fact, Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said no additional attacks were now planned.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:48

Mohamed Elneny is available to play after his red card against Southampton was rescinded, though Henrikh Mkhitaryan will remain sidelined. Guy Mowbray: " Newcastle are staying up". His horrendous treatment by Magpies owner Mike Ashley, being hung out to dry with minimal communication from the St James' Park boardroom with virtually no funds to improve a squad seriously lacking in proven Premier League quality, and the constant threat of relegation makes it logical that a man of ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 21:39

NASCAR and track officials have moved up the start time for Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway to 1 p.m. ET (FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) because of the threat of inclement weather. on Sat., Apr. 14 following the NASCAR Xfinity Series Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300. Keselowski hustled to his auto and got in to drive a few laps. "We're trying to change things this time around this weekend".

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:29

As Griffin looks back on the meteoric rise and fall of his first five National Football League seasons, he has a new understanding on how to approach the game. Griffin, though, has played in just five games during the past three years, and although head coach John Harbaugh described the Griffin signing as "a steal", there's no guarantee Griffin will be on the roster come September.

by | April 14, 2018 | 19:49

Varun Dhawan recent release October , which was said to be one of the most awaited movies of the year, has opened to rave reviews from the audience and critics. Still, even in an average case scenario, the film was looking at a 7-8 crore opening at least. Still, it became the fifth best opener of the year and 9th best of Varun's career.

by | April 14, 2018 | 19:31

The Reds were pitted against the Italian team in Friday afternoon's draw, with the first leg due to be played at Anfield on Tuesday April 24 and the return at the Stadio Olimpico on Wednesday May 2. "Everyone went into the quarter-final with this emotion that we have to win, we can do it". The record 12-time competition winners so almost paid the price for sitting back at the Bernabeu nursing a 3-0 first-leg lead, with the "Old Lady" of Italian football mounting a comeback to level the tie ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 18:32

Real Madrid nearly followed Barca out of the competition on Wednesday, as Juventus raced into a 3-0 lead at the Santiago Bernabeu to level the tie on aggregate, only for an injury-time penalty from Cristiano Ronaldo to send the holders through.

by | April 14, 2018 | 18:17

Just like everyone else, we've run out of superlatives to describe Mohamed Salah amidst his sensational debut season at Liverpool . 'It would be nice to go back to Rome, it's my old club. Even if somebody only saw those two games, they would know pretty much everything about Roma. The Egyptian's impressive form has reportedly to led to interest from the defending UEFA Champions League winners.

by | April 14, 2018 | 15:46

Mary Kom struck her at will, her right hooks being especially telling. O'Hara definitely had a few inches on Mary Kom and her advantage was felt in the first round, where despite Mary's successful attempts at connecting her, the Indian had to be at the receiving end of some fierce blows.

by | April 14, 2018 | 15:38

But with Wilder having already stated he wants the fight - after AJ's post-Parker call-out - it seems like it's only a matter of time...and money. I don't understand where they're coming from. "We will respond appropriately in the next day or so with our counter offer". It is understood a fight with Miller, in NY on August 25, is one potential alternative, while the WBA recently demanded he make a mandatory defense against Povetkin.

by | April 14, 2018 | 15:38

The 42-year-old missed another great chance to improve his score from inside 10 feet at his final hole, but he had done enough to earn the early clubhouse lead alongside Si Woo Kim , who held off Poulter in a final-round duel at The Players Championship last year.

by | April 14, 2018 | 15:31

Egypt winger Salah concedes there is still a way to go before Liverpool can think about a sixth top European title, but he is backing his side. "Of course all strikers need to feel the net and score but Harry always shows his commitment with the team and team-mates".

by | April 14, 2018 | 15:16

Manika Batra was part of the Indian women's table tennis team that stunned Singapore in the gold medal match in CWG 2018. It was her second consecutive win against the top seed after scalping victory in the team event as well. India also has two semi-finalists in the mixed doubles competition while Sharath and Batra are the lone Indians left in the singles draw. Earlier, Amit Panghal won silver medal after losing to England's Galal Yafai in men's 46-49kg final.

by | April 14, 2018 | 15:17

Salah or De Bruyne are expected to pick up the gong at the prestigious end of the season awards ceremony, and whoever wins the award will succeed Chelsea's N'Golo Kante, who was crowned the victor of the 2017 edition of the prize. Salah meanwhile has enjoyed a sensational debut season at Liverpool . Kane and Salah had a phenomenal 54 Premier League goals between them heading into the weekend.

by | April 14, 2018 | 14:32

Bale was withdrawn at half-time as Madrid lost 3-1 to Juventus in Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final, Cristiano Ronaldo's dramatic stoppage-time penalty securing progression for the holders. "It's going to have to be another giant club". He's had a bad season by all accounts from what they're saying, their fans are disgruntled and not happy about him.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:51

BC-FBC-Florida State-Francois, 142 Florida State QB Francois cited for marijuana possessionEds: APNewsNow. Public information fficer Damon Miller said the Special Investigations Section had received information that drug activity was occurring at the residence and got a search warrant.

by | April 14, 2018 | 13:24

Demonstrators gathered outside the Kingspan Stadium in east Belfast ahead of Ulster's Pro14 match against the Ospreys to express solidarity with the woman at the centre of the case and call for changes to how complainants in rape trials are treated by the criminal justice system.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:58

One Day 10 of the quadrennial extravaganza, Sakshi won a bronze medal in 62 kg Nordic event. Soon after Sakshi added another medal to her resume, Twitter was full of praise for her. Somveer wins bronze 7-3 in 86kg freestyle to settle for the bronze medal after defeating Australia's Jayden Lawrence 7-0 for a victory by fall in repechage.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:52

Moudgil, though trailing Sawant, ensured that she stayed above the rest in the elimination stage as she never let her scores drop beyond 9 in the elimination stages. However, Anjum Moudgil seemed ill at ease today, not long after winning the 50m rifle 3 positions silver in the ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico, last month when she shot 399/400 in prone in qualifications.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:46

Kristan Ware at a news conference on March 1, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro. The complaint claims that Ware was held to a different standard than players, who often cite their faith publicly, everywhere from social media posts to locker room interviews.

by | April 14, 2018 | 12:44

The Los Angeles Kings look to tie the series up at T-Mobile Arena in Game 2 of the National Hockey League postseason's opening round. "I don't even think we had a meeting between the first and second overtime". "Everything feels good now". The team's had to defend opposition power plays for just 6.6 minutes per game over its last 10 outings, overall. "They played real well", Gallant said .