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Sports Denver Nuggets vs. San Antonio Spurs Game 7
Author: 0 Denver Nuggets vs. San Antonio Spurs Game 7

While Aldridge's gaffe gained a lot of attention, it wasn't the deciding factor of the game or the series. Denver had a four-point lead and possession for 24 full seconds. "Well obviously, he didn't hear anybody because he didn't foul", Popovich told reporters after the game. By the time the Spurs grabbed the rebound, there were only a few seconds left.

Sports Celtics legend Havlicek dies at 79
Author: 0 Celtics legend Havlicek dies at 79

Rivers said he wanted to change that, so he a team official mailed literally every player who had laced it up for the Celtics and invited them to come around the team. He and Jerry Lucas formed one of the top duos in NCAA history. @OhioStateHoops legend John Havlicek, 79, will be missed. The success continued for the Celtics and Havlicek as his first four years in the league the Celtics were NBA Champions.

Sports The 2018/19 Premier League Title Race Could Be Decided By Millimetres
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The victory puts them back to the top of the Premier League with two games to go, and they're just two wins away from becoming the first side to retain the title in ten years. 'If you ask me if I'd prefer to win it like last season, I'd say yes, but the situation we are in we're really enjoying, trying to go with the flow, take everything in and keep putting the performances in.

Sports Butler scores 30 as 76ers beat Raptors to even series
Author: 0 Butler scores 30 as 76ers beat Raptors to even series

Lowry struck with a 3-pointer to bring Toronto within four points with two minutes left. The OVO boss responded to the news that Meek wasn't allowed to attend the 76ers-Raptors playoff game in Toronto this weekend. Kawhi Leonard couldn't do it alone. They outscored their counterparts from Toronto, 26-5, while outrebounding the Raptors' reserves, 15-6. Mike Scott is the Philadelphia 76ers sixth-best player.

Sports Harry Kane could make Champions League final - Pochettino
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Although Spurs have achieved a top three place in the Premier League for three years in a row, they have failed to win a trophy since 2008 and Pochettino faced criticism after eliminations from the FA Cup and Carabao Cup. Mauricio Pochettino did not sign any players in either of the last two transfer windows as Spurs contended with the cost of their new stadium, yet they have also managed to be competitive on all fronts.

Sports Warriors overcome Clippers to make West Conference semis
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If the Warriors can keep their focus every game and avoid letdowns, they still have a slight advantage on paper. The Warriors rode Kevin Durant in their series-clinching win over the Clippers . It will be up to Durant to find a blend of shot selection and facilitating to keep the Warriors in rhythm. Curry, though he got started late, ended up with 24 points (2-4 3pt), six rebounds, and six assists.

Sports Curry playing, Thompson a maybe for Game 1
Author: 0 Curry playing, Thompson a maybe for Game 1

During ABC's broadcast of the game, former National Basketball Association official Steve Javie said Warriors guard Klay Thompson had not given Harden adequate room to land safely on multiple occasions. D'Antoni wasn't counting on the early arrival giving the Rockets an advantage. After dropping a postseason career-high 50 points in Golden State's closeout Game 6 victory, Durant opened the second round with a team-high 35 points (on 11-for-25) shooting, five rebounds and three assists.

Sports Kevin Durant Drops 35 Points as Warriors Take 1
Author: 0 Kevin Durant Drops 35 Points as Warriors Take 1

The Warriors won the final two games and went on to capture their second straight championship. This time the teams meet in the West semifinals beginning Sunday in Oakland. "No matter what anybody does, he can get a good shot", Kerr said. Green, a dominant force with 14 points, nine rebounds and nine assists while anchoring the Warriors' defense as a small-ball center in Game 1, scoffed at Harden's take that he didn't get a fair whistle.

Sports Steve Smith plays down injury fears after dismissing David Warner in IPL
Author: 0 Steve Smith plays down injury fears after dismissing David Warner in IPL

The team that loses this match will be mathematically out the tournament. But thanks to an electric outing in the field from Jaydev Unadkat , a 78-run opening stand between Ajinkya Rahane and Liam Livingstone , and a nerveless 48 not out from Sanju Samson , they were able to keep their hopes alive with a clinical seven-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in Jaipur.

Sports Bielsa Explains Why Leeds Let Aston Villa Equalize
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The Whites locked horns with fellow promotion-chasers Aston Villa during a high-octane fixture at Elland Road on Sunday in the Championship . But not every Leeds player got the memo, with Pontus Jansson trying to tackle Albert Adomah en route to goal.

Sports Solskjaer doesn't want players 'driven by money or fame' at Manchester United
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The Spaniard was culpable for Chelsea's leveler in Sunday's 1-1 draw at Old Trafford, parrying a long-range Antonio Rudiger shot which let Marcos Alonso steal in and score, canceling out Juan Mata's opener on his 31st birthday. "David knows he could have done better with the goal, there's no reason to hide that, but there's no chance any of us will point fingers because he's saved us so many times".

Sports Maurizio Sarri Wary of Manchester United Bounceback Desire
Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri Wary of Manchester United Bounceback Desire

Runners-up in the EFL Cup, Chelsea are still chasing a top-four finish in the Premier League and are in the Europa League semi-finals. French midfielder Pogba and Belgian captain Hazard will line up on opposite sides on Sunday as United try to arrest a run of seven defeats in nine games.

Sports Gareth Bale 'didn't get on Real coach' after defeat to Rayo Vallecano
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Rayo's last victory over Real at Vallecas was in 1997, by the same scoreline, and this time they were without their top scorer too, Raul de Tomas, who is on loan from Madrid and ineligible to face his parent club. We were not committed in anything, challenges, running. A lot of players want to come here and play for Real Madrid , but let's see what happens in the future .

Sports Chiefs QB Mahomes makes the Madden 20 cover
Author: 0 Chiefs QB Mahomes makes the Madden 20 cover

There will also be question marks around him on offense with Tyreek Hill potentially facing suspension , but Mahomes is a special quarterback who has the type of accuracy, arm strength, and mental processing to work with anything around him.

Sports 'Go f*** yourselves!' PSG star Neymar cops stunning UEFA ban
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Marcus Rashford converted to send the visitors through to the quarter-finals on away goals with a 3-1 win. Dani Alves and Neymar gave Ligue 1 champions PSG a 2-0 lead midway through the first half. In 2016, Neymar apologised for another profanity filled post after Brazil were eliminated from the Copa America Centenario at the hands of Peru, in which he wrote "a lot of a****** will appear to talk s***".

Sports Thiem stuns Nadal to face Medvedev in Barcelona Open final
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Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates winning against Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany in two sets 7-5, 7-5, during a quarterfinal match at the Barcelona Open Tennis Tournament in Barcelona , Spain, Friday, April 26, 2019. Thiem will now take on Daniil Medvedev who defeated Kei Nishikori in the other semi final. The 11-times victor of the tournament will play the victor of the match between Austrian world number three Dominic Thiem and Argentinian Guido Pella who play later Friday in the final ...

Sports The Giants Drafting Daniel Jones At No. 6 Is Almost Indefensible
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Pro Football Focus Senior Analyst Scott Barrett tweeted a partial transcript from New York Giants General Manager Dave Gettleman's press conference after the first round ... Now that they've added another piece to their secondary, if the Giants look to add another piece on the defensive side of the football, expect it to come in the form of an edge rusher.

Sports PSG star Neymar hit with three game Champions League ban
Author: 0 PSG star Neymar hit with three game Champions League ban

Neymar has been suspended for three European games for insulting match officials on social media after Paris Saint-Germain were eliminated by Manchester United in the Champions League . Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar has been banned for three games in the Champions League following his comments in the aftermath of his club's 3-1 surprise defeat at the hands of Man United.

Sports Former Celtic captain and manager McNeill dies aged 79
Author: 0 Former Celtic captain and manager McNeill dies aged 79

No one could have done any more. A great friend of legendary Rangers captain John Greig, he's always stood as a figure who transcends rivalry and that's never been more evident than today, with fans of all clubs lining up to pay their own personal tributes to the legend.

Sports Raptors take down Magic 4-1
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Embiid said following the shootaround Saturday in Toronto that he still is bothered by tendinitis in his left knee but will play through it. When Gasol wasn't torturing him on the defensive end, he was losing him for wide-open three-pointers on offence, where he buried more than 50% of his (limited) attempts.

Sports San Francisco 49ers K Robbie Gould Requests Trade
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Prior to the 2017 season, the 49ers signed Gould to a two-year, $4-million deal, evidently a major bargain. "I can't speak to when he's going to be here", Lynch said. "We'll see how it all goes down". The veteran kicker would be a free agent after the 2019 season. The 49ers signed kicker Jonathan Brown to a two-year contract March 8, presumably to be a camp leg throughout the offseason program and training camp.

Sports Bears draft Montgomery as JoHo replacement
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Lock, who threw for 3,498 yards, 28 touchdowns and completed 62.9 percent of his passes as a senior last fall, was widely regarded as the fourth-best quarterback prospect entering the NFL Draft . "I'm going to go out here and compete". The first-round pick which was sent to Oakland wound up as the No. 24 selection overall. "I guess we're the beneficiary of him taking the year (off)", Lynch said.

Sports Running back Marshawn Lynch reportedly retires
Author: 0 Running back Marshawn Lynch reportedly retires

Marshawn Lynch is stepping away from football, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports . Lynch has continued to appear in hilarious TV shows and videos since retiring as well. Despite showing signs of his old self early last season - he rushed for 376 yards, 4.2 yards per carry and three touchdowns in six games - the Raiders' blowout loss to the Seahawks in London Week 6 would be his last career game.

Sports As Cardinals draft Kyler Murray, team's old tweet ages ... poorly
Author: 0 As Cardinals draft Kyler Murray, team's old tweet ages ... poorly

Trading quarterback Josh Rosen wasn't about doing it to be done with it, said Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim. The agent for No. 1 overall pick Kyler Murray and the Arizona Cardinals are in agreement in details in his forthcoming contract that will have language that will protect the team should Murray return to playing baseball, reports NFL .com's Michael Silver.

Sports Spurs boss Pochettino says Ajax weekend off is ‘not fair’
Author: 0 Spurs boss Pochettino says Ajax weekend off is ‘not fair’

Tottenham Hotspur will host West Ham United at the New White Hart Lane Stadium on Saturday afternoon in the day's early kickoff, however, they will have key personnel doubtful for the clash, per BBC Sport . But I trust my team, I trust this stadium so I'm not anxious'. "We need to accept, it's not a thing to complain about, we are in England, the toughest competition in the world".

Sports Rafael Nadal through to Barcelona Open quarter-finals
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal through to Barcelona Open quarter-finals

It was a sign of improvement for Nadal, who lost in the semifinals in Monte Carlo last week and then needed three sets to get past Leonard Mayer in his opening match in Barcelona . He has a flawless 6-0 record against the Argentine, having now lost just two sets to the world No. 63: the first one was in their four-set 2017 US Open encounter.

Sports Newcastle should be a top-half club - Rafael Benitez
Author: 0 Newcastle should be a top-half club - Rafael Benitez

His influence on the Newcastle side has been truly impressive this season, with Jamaal Lascelles taking to the media this week to re-emphasise just how important Perez will be to the development of the club as manager Benitez wants to "manage in the Champions League again".

Sports Patriots Find Their Big Wide Receiver in N'Keal Harry
Author: 0 Patriots Find Their Big Wide Receiver in N'Keal Harry

When it comes to producing National Football League talent, Notre Dame has been one of the best for a very long time. "I was just thanking God and I'm just ready to get to work". "I'll do whatever it takes to help the team win". Colts get Washington 2nd round pick this year and next. The last first round pick for the United Kingdom football program was Bud Dupree, who was selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers with the 22nd pick in the 2015 draft.