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Rondo guides Bulls to 2-0 lead over Celtics

Rondo guides Bulls to 2-0 lead over Celtics

Rondo's night ended with 11 points and 14 assists on a night when all five Bulls starters reached double figures. Lopez is pulling down almost 1 in every 5 missed Bulls shots so far in this series , a number that would have led the National Basketball Association in the regular season by a large margin. Read More

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Edmonton Oilers Defeat Sharks, Advance to Second Round

The Blues advanced to play Nashville in the second round. As for which team's sweater he'll be wearing, that's still up in the air. "It was as courageous an effort, him doing what he did, as I've ever seen". That led to production from some lesser-known players. "He played big minutes with (Ryan) Getzlaf and (Corey) Perry in big game situations and he produced with them". Read More

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5 things we learned from the Cavaliers' sweep of the Pacers

Wright Thompson's terrific story about Pat Riley in ESPN the Magazine reveals that the Miami Heat president is as determined as ever to win one more NBA Championship before he rides off into the Malibu sunset. "If we want to win, that's the team that we have to work towards stacking up against". If George is not DPE-eligible, the Pacers would retain his "Larry Bird rights", but the maximum deal they could offer would be for five years and a projected $179 million. Read More

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Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111

When he has the mindset of attacking instead of settling for bad jump shots, there is no stopping the Cavaliers. That's not a good situation when the team is already down 2-0 in a series against one of the best teams in the league. But the night belonged to point guard Kyrie Irving , who drilled 37 points on 14-for-24 shooting including 4-of-10 from 3-point range. He eventually got one to go his way, drawing a charge on the 6-foot-9, 285-pound Kevin Seraphin in the third quarter - a ... Read More

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Mike Gillislee Officially Joins Patriots After Bills Decline To Match Offer Sheet

As a result of not matching the Patriots' offer, the Bills receive New England's fifth-round selection, 163rd overall, in this week's draft as compensation. Gillislee was a 2013 fifth-round pick of the Dolphins out of Florida but played in just three games with Miami. Had the Patriots not been able to acquire Gillislee, the team would have been in the market to draft a running back. Read More

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Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful'

Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful'

The Blazers may have history on their side Saturday, considering the Warriors have gone just 2-6 in Game 3s in the past two seasons, including 0-4 last season. C Ed Davis (L shoulder surgery) and C Festus Ezeli (L knee surgery) are listed as out. Despite Durant's absence, the Warriors won Game 2 with a 110-81 score against the Blazers. Read More

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Cavaliers to sign Dahntay Jones for playoffs

The Cavaliers eventually surged in front with an 8-2 run late in the first quarter that featured James' first four points of the night and took a 34-29 lead into the quarter break. Boston has gotten better. "What you see from good players is those guys being able to elevate their game", McMillan said. "We believe we can beat them", Teague said. Read More

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Bulls guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken thumb

Bulls guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken thumb

In a conversation with the Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach earlier this season, Thomas said he reached out to congratulate Brady after the Patriots came back from a 28-3 deficit. 1993 - #8 Los Angeles Lakers led the #1 Phoenix Suns 2-0. Game 3 is Thursday night in Milwaukee. Collectively the trio of lottery picks - Victor Oladipo, Enes Kanter and Steven Adams - the Thunder have surrounded Westbrook with is averaging just 20 points a game. Read More

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Brewers lose to Cubs 9-7

Brewers lose to Cubs 9-7

This is the last game of the Cubs' homestand before they head off on a nine game roadtrip. The Mets trailed 2-0 with two outs in the sixth before Asdrubal Cabrera singled and Yoenis Cespedes worked a walk to set up Bruce's three-run homer to right off Phillies starter Vince Velasquez. Read More

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Clement eyes Terry move if Swansea survive

Two different competitions. I don't think if one team wins or loses it can affect the other competition". With their passing ability, the two Belgian defenders allow the Tottenham midfielders to push higher up the pitch and they can play the ball into the holes between the opposition's defensive lines or switch the play to the flanks. Read More

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Rashford scores victor but Man United suffer Ibrahimovic blow

The teenager spared manager Jose Mourinho's blushes after a miscalculated selection gamble against Anderlecht, and now may have to carry the club to Europa League glory because Zlatan Ibrahimovic has suffered a worrisome injury. "It is hard for the kid to play every match, but I always trust the players with special mentalities", the United boss said. In the 32nd minute, Youri Tielemans had a strike deflected onto the crossbar which fell to Sofiane Hanni who sent it past Sergio Romero. Read More

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Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

Gonzalez allowed just four hits and one walk. And Brewers manager Craig Counsell had brought him into the game in the eighth inning after the Cubs had scored a run to cut the deficit to 4-3. Though team spokesman Julian Green tells the Chicago Tribune that the agreement doesn't prevent recipients from giving the rings to family members or friends and that the objective of the deal is so the rings don't end up on Ebay, which would reduce the value of one of the most coveted rings in sports. Read More

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Celtics guard Smart fined for obscene gesture toward fan

And that's where your confidence always comes from". The Chicago Bulls needed a 7-3 finish and a tie-breaker just to get into the National Basketball Association play-offs as the eighth seeds. The Jazz never led in the game and got no closer than six points in the fourth. He only got eight shots in the first game and only 13 in the second game, but he's a special talent and deserves to have more. Read More

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Crystal Palace inflict damaging defeat on Arsenal

I've managed over 1,100 games for Arsenal and we're not used to that. It was the north London club's fourth straight away defeat where they have conceded three goals on every occasion. He also derided the idea that "at least Walcott was being honest", saying there's an element of selfishness about such post-match interviews, that players are just looking to cover themselves. Read More

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Rod Carew's transplanted heart donated from ex-Ravens TE Konrad Reuland

Rod Carew's transplanted heart donated from ex-Ravens TE Konrad Reuland

The previous fall, blood thinners he took as a major aspect of his convention prompted seeping in his cerebrum, making it more dire for him to get another heart. As per his wishes, Reuland's organs were donated - one of his kidneys was given to a Southern California woman in her 60s; his liver was given to a man in his 50s; and his heart and other kidney were given to a 71-year-old man in south Orange County, California. Read More

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Ozil puts future on hold

Ozil puts future on hold

Will that continue to go up? He is laughing and he said to me last summer "come to Arsenal ". Ozil and Sanchez both have deals that expire after next season, with contract talks on hold until the current campaign ends. Arsenal face Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium on Monday. Indeed, while the pair are Arsenal's most talented players-and Sanchez can probably still lay claim to being their best player this season-their recent displays have been disappointing. Read More

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UFC president: Mayweather-McGregor fight in works

UFC president: Mayweather-McGregor fight in works

Not no 80-20 with Floyd and Conor. "I don't mind MMA and I've been fascinated by Conor McGregor from a business perspective". This fight there. Floyd doesn't make this kind of money either. White said he was in good terms with McGregor and his camp, and they were going to meet in NY after McGregor has his baby. "Conor is having a baby. Read More

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Seoul: North Korea fires ballistic missile off east coast

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged the launch in a remarkably brief statement . From previous year, North Korea took the rare step of publicizing images of its missile equipment tests, convincing analysts that Pyongyang's banned program was further along toward successfully testing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) than first thought. Read More

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