by | April 15, 2019 | 17:13

Portland was swept by New Orleans last season and the Warriors the year before. OKC scored six straight points, the last two on a left-handed layup by Westbrook to cut it to 91-87 with 3:51 left. "Now we make adjustments, come back, play harder next game and try to take it". The Thunder went 5-0 to wrap up their 82-game marathon at a 7-3 clip in their final 10 games to include another thrilling victory over the Houston Rockets in the final seconds.

by | April 15, 2019 | 16:42

During the regular season, the Jazz averaged the fourth-most turnovers per game in the league at 15.1 . That pick is only available at SportsLine. The two teams split their four-game season series, with Houston winning each of the two most recent games, not so coincidentally, coinciding with the Rockets upgrading their roster over the course of the season.

by | April 15, 2019 | 15:25

Manager Klopp said: "We controlled and dominated the game for 80 minutes, which is the best you can say about a game against Chelsea ". That's 85 points now, so with four games to play that means (we can get) 97. After the loss, Chelsea are now fourth on the table with 66 points from 34 games and they have now played one game more than their top-four rivals.

by | April 15, 2019 | 15:16

He, however, missed the bus in 2011 and the 2015 editions. England captain Eoin Morgan feels Pakistan are one of the strongest contenders for the upcoming ICC Men s Cricket World Cup 2019 that starts on 30 May. We also have Dinesh Karthik and Kedar Jadhav. "It all depends on the team management", Prasad indicated. The selectors will also hold discussions over the selection of fourth specialist seamer because in English condition the presence of quality seamers is always beneficial for ...

by | April 15, 2019 | 15:12

While banned from global cricket, the pair was still able to play in professional leagues overseas, and Warner has been in outstanding form in the Indian Premier League . " Steve Smith and David Warner come back into the squad, " he said. "Both are world-class players and it has been pleasing to see them produce some good form in the IPL".

by | April 15, 2019 | 10:47

Considering their playoff run previous year without Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward, the Celtics were expected to be among the top contenders, but have underachieved and enter the playoffs as the East's No. The Celtics are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 Conference Quarterfinals games, 20-5-1 ATS in their last 26 Wednesday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 2 days rest.

by | April 15, 2019 | 07:11

Among the four majors, the Masters is second in purse behind the U.S. Open ($12 million), but ahead of the PGA Championship ($11 million) and the Open Championship ($10.5 million). Among those getting hit hard by Tiger's win was popular sportsbook William Hill, who had to pay out over $1-million to a bettor who wagered $85,000 on Woods to win the tournament before The Masters began on Thursday.

by | April 15, 2019 | 02:39

Under USGA rules, Johnson was allowed to re-tee without penalty because it was not intentional. On one of his practice swings Friday, he accidentally knocked his ball off the tee. "That's something we're going to laugh about for a long time", said Matt Kuchar , who was playing with Johnson and Ian Poulter . Johnson was able to put the drama behind him, making birdie at the hole, although bogeys at the 17 and 18 hole left him at +1 for the day and +3 for the tournament.

by | April 14, 2019 | 23:24

Written off as too old and too beaten up from four back surgeries and multiple knee operations, Woods underwent a back fusion in 2017 and slowly returned to form. I couldn't be more happier or excited, I'm lost for words. And then it seemed as though practically everyone had a chance. As it turned out the end was indeed nigh, an 11-year wait for a 15th major finally over.

by | April 14, 2019 | 22:56

Meanwhile Jofra Archer will look to continue his form as he bowled with great line and length and gave Rajasthan Royal a chance to defend 151 against Chennai Super Kings with a superb spell of fast bowling . The asking rate shot down dramatically after that, which enabled RR to recover from a mini-collapse they suffered towards the end. In his spectacular knock, Buttler smashed seven sixes and eight fours.

by | April 14, 2019 | 16:06

Durant high-fived fans as he exited and the home crowd went into chants of "Beat L.A.!" With his 386th made three, Curry passed Ray Allen for most 3-pointers in National Basketball Association playoff history. The reserves stepped up for the Clippers with Montrezl Harrell leading with 26 points and Lou Williams tallying 25 points and 9 assists. Durant stood over him and when Beverly popped up to get in Durant's face, Ed Malloy sent both players to their respective locker rooms.

by | April 14, 2019 | 15:54

Game 3 takes place in Toronto on Monday night at 7 p.m. ET. If the Bruins carry this effort over to Game 3, the Maple Leafs are going to be in tough, but it feels like things could go either way ... "If he's still standing up, there isn't anything wrong on that, but he fell". Kadri has been offered a hearing from the league's Department of Player Safety following a cross-check he delivered to the face of Bruins winger Jake DeBrusk in the final minutes of Saturday's Game 2 in Boston.

by | April 14, 2019 | 15:49

Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic had been linked to a move away from the club. Jovic himself has said that he would be open to staying at Frankfurt if the team make it into Europe's top competition. Frankfurt are now on course for a top-four finish in the Bundesliga, which would see them qualify for the Champions League next season. Are you surprised by Jovic's father's claim? "Luka doesn't want to work against the interests of the club".

by | April 14, 2019 | 14:44

Following Kucherov's boarding call, Anderson was called for roughing against Hedman and misconduct. Both received penalties with 4:26 to go in the third period after a scrum that followed Kucherov boarding Columbus' Markus Nutivaara . Tampa Bay is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings between these two teams and are 6-1 in the last 7 meetings between these two teams in Columbus. Lightning head coach Jon Cooper said he didn't see the hit and had intentionally not reviewed it before his post-game news ...

by | April 14, 2019 | 13:59

FFR president Bernard Laporte says "I welcome this democratic expression and, of course, I will respect this choice". Over the past two years, the FFR has taken a turning point in its democratisation. Gatland, who will step down as Wales coach after the World Cup after 12 years in charge and three Six Nations grand slams, was considered a strong contender if France did not open its doors to a foreign coach.

by | April 14, 2019 | 13:02

It's easier with this commitment from players". In other words, it is safe to say that Newcastle have maintained their Premier League status for next season. Brendan Rodgers insists his Leicester squad will learn from their disappointing home defeat to Newcastle on Friday. Matt Ritchie swung in an inviting cross to the front post where Perez got in front of Wes Morgan to head across goal and into the far corner .

by | April 14, 2019 | 11:11

Unfortunately for Portland, Jusuf Nurkic's injury will be more impactful than it was to close out the season. But the Toronto Raptors shouldn't be taken lightly. He's not going to outscore or outshoot Curry. Who are biggest threats for the Warriors to lift their third consecutive championship? HEALTHY STEPH: Curry wasn't even healthy when the 2018 playoffs began.

by | April 14, 2019 | 11:06

In her usual style, Winx held back until the final bend before powering to the finish line to deafening roars from the crowd. Asked how he felt, jockey Hugh Bowman said: "It's over, isn't it?" She leaves racing rated one of the greatest horses of the turf and 40,000 fans packed Randwick to see her for the last time.

by | April 14, 2019 | 10:56

He turned the game on its head away to Saints, scoring Liverpool's third goal in a 3-1 win, before excelling in the Champions League on Tuesday night. I felt I could play further forward in that role. "We knew we had to play the second game and we can not decide the tie tonight, so now we have to go there and fight again".

by | April 14, 2019 | 09:58

Even though Detroit had a lot to play for - its first playoff berth in three years and second in a decade - the Grizzlies played with more effort and led 32-20 after the first quarter and 57-38 at halftime. Take a look below at the first round matchups you'll see when the postseason begins on Saturday, April 13. Detroit star Blake Griffin was limited to five points and two rebounds in 18-plus minutes, barely playing in the second half because of his injured left knee.