The veteran guard sat out from mid-February until April 5, when he came back in style and posted a 27-point game on the Pistons. The Bucks will appreciate reaching the playoffs because they overcame injuries to Khris Middleton , who returned from a torn hamstring to play 29 games, and Jabari Parker, whose season ended in February because of knee surgery.
In an National Basketball Association tradition that is maybe only matched by the TNT Bulls, the Toronto Raptors lost Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Saturday. "It's like deja vu all over again". "I'm going to stay in attack mode no matter what happens", Antetokounmpo said. Rookie point guard Malcolm Brogdon tallied 16 points in his playoff debut.
The Red Devils succeeded in shutting Chelsea down, stopping their key players from affecting the game and the Premier League leaders did not have a single shot on target. And, unsurprisingly, Chelsea's defeat at United on Sunday went down well with several Spurs supporters on Twitter, with many looking forward to their potentially season-defining FA Cup semi-final meeting between the two at Wembley next weekend...
Former Dodger teammates Sandy Koufax, Don Newcombe and Tommy Lasorda also attended. Brooklyn's Boys of Summer are deep into their autumn. And each and every day of his unbelievable first-year debut, Jackie Robinson endured brutal racism.
Nigerian worldwide, Victor Moses, lasted for 54 minutes on the pitch before he was replaced by Cesc Fabregas; but neither of the two players could influence the game in favour of Chelsea . Today I was a bit lucky but we deserved this victory. His team-mates Nemanja Matic, Marcos Alonso, Nathan Ake and Asmir Begovic were also involved at the shoot, with Courtois understood to have landed awkwardly having jumped to catch a basketball.
The result puts the pressure back on Barcelona , who must beat Real Sociedad later on Saturday to avoid the gap at the summit being greater than three points when the Santiago Bernabeu hosts El Clasico next weekend. "They went ahead on two occasions, but this is the spirit of Real Madrid and we have shown it once more". Yet they missed a couple more during their 3-0 win over Osasuna on Saturday, taking their record for the season to five converted penalties from 13 attempts.
Real Madrid players were understandably frustrated at dropping two points and conceding late on to their arch rivals. Oblak made another terrific save to deny Benzema early in the second half, before Pepe opened the scoring. Zidane started the press conference talking about today's game against Atlético Madrid: "We can not be happy today". "We had a great game but lacked concentration", explained the Coach.
Joshua King's deflected strike handed Bournemouth hope of a recovery, but Marcos Alonso's curling free-kick sealed Chelsea's fifth win in six league matches. "The message for us is to keep pushing, winning games", said Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino. Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe hailed Chelsea's power, but also insisted his side had offered a good account in defeat.
Toronto is off to a franchise-worst 1-8 start. The Blue Jays responded with a pair in the bottom half of the frame. He walked Seth Smith , but John Gibbons stuck with his veteran righty, and was rewarded when Adam Jones popped out to Troy Tulowitzki in shallow left field.
Manchester City have claimed their first victory in five league games with a comfortable 3-1 victory over Hull City to calm their top-four jitters. Asked why he had recalled Bravo at the expense of Willy Caballero, Guardiola compared Bravo to Barcelona's Marc-Andre ter Stegen and Bayern Munich's Manuel Neuer.
It may not have been the smartest question in the world, but it certainly wasn't completely silly, either and it's clear that Doc's frustration got the better of him on this occasion after seeing his team lose to a Jazz outfit that lost influential center Rudy Gobert to a knee injury after just 17 seconds.
Spurs head into the clash at Wembley buoyed after a weekend in which they hammered Bournemouth 4-0 before Chelsea were beaten 2-0 by Jose Mourinho's Manchester United. The Toffees moved ahead of Manchester United into fifth place on goal difference, having played three games more . We hope it's good news. Even that might be too little too late, with the draw meaning Sunderland are nine points adrift of safety, but if there's anything we've learned from the past few seasons it's too ...
It is understandable that they are disappointed". "I am determined to put things right, the worry is not me, it is that we lost a big game and it is a big worry". Arsene Wenger attempts to underplay Arsenal's abysmal performance against Crystal Palace , citing only their lack of scoring. The uncertainty over Arsene Wenger's future was thickened by the display of yesterday but it appears that there could be mass exodus of players away from the Emirates.
But he also wants his teammates to look great in the process . Asked about the recent poor performance of the team, James replied, "I've got the answer". Head to head, the Raptors are 1-4 ATS in the last five meetings overall and 1-4 ATS in the last five meetings in Cleveland. With two open roster spots, Cleveland re-signed G Dahntay Jones for the playoffs and Tavares, who got a two-year deal.
Far from quenching his thirst for golf's biggest prizes, donning the Green Jacket appears only to have increased Garcia's desire for further Majors, and none more so than the oldest of them all, the 146th edition of which takes place at Royal Birkdale in July.
Manchester City are now cruising to an easy victory, and will gain valuable points to open the gap between them and fifth-place Arsenal even more. Pep Guardiola believes Manchester City will need to fight until the final game of the season to secure a top-four finish and Champions League football for next season.
Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera (C) celebrates scoring the second goal with teammates during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford in Manchester . Neville said: "United had six or seven players missing, Liverpool had Lallana, Henderson, Mane out so every team misses players". "I have the same question downstairs".
Palace, who have won five of their last seven league matches, now sit seven points clear of 18th-place Swansea having taken another step towards Premier League survival. Wilfried Zaha and Andros Townsend had yet to be born when this occurred. "We didn't sit back after that, a great game, fantastic game, and I'm very pleased we got back to 2-2 and our response".
This was the first game in a best of seven series in the first round of the National Basketball Association playoffs. "You can't account for that stuff". Kevin Durant had 32 points on 60 percent shooting. Durant shot 12 for 20, showing no issues with a recent left knee injury that sidelined him 19 games before he returned for the final three regular-season contests with the NBA-best Warriors.
Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel was unhappy at the lack of consultation, describing UEFA's decision to inform the club of the game being re-scheduled for 22 hours later as leaving a "very bad feeling". "We were in touch with all parties today and never received any information which suggested that any of the teams did not want to play". "It's all different characters and it was very inspiring to see how we dealt with it in the second half".
He had 55 tackles in each of the past two seasons, and combined for 17 sacks - 11 of those coming in 2015 when he helped the Panthers reach the Super Bowl. "KK consistently affects the quarterback and is strong against the run", head coach Ron Rivera said. He'll make $6.757 million this year under the fifth-year option for players taken in the first round.
Instead, the first period had all the intensity of a Tuesday night game in mid-November. Steen scored into an empty net with 1:11 to play for the final Blues' goal. Paul, Minn. The Blues took a 1-0 lead into the second period Sunday on a goal by Colton Parayko , but then hit some adversity. Whether you're a Wild fan who feels the Blues got very lucky in game 1 or a Blues fan who feels the Blues won in spite of the officiating in game 2, really nothing matters other than the fact that ...
Brett Gardner got on base after reaching on a strikeout and Ellsbury knocked him in. His performance, backed by three Yankees home runs, was more than enough. Perhaps, though, the most savage tweet came from the Rays Twitter account, who responded to Martha's tweet about a ideal game by simply writing, "fake news".
Elsewhere, the national average rose 1.1 cents to $2.40 per gallon. Including the change in gas prices in Dayton during the past week, prices on Sunday were 21.1 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 4.1 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.
That team would be the Kansas City Chiefs, whom The Boston Globe's Ben Volin reported "almost certainly" will be New England's Week 1 opponent. Looking at the Patriots 2017 opponents , we figured the Kansas City Chiefs were one of the best possible opponents for the Thursday night season opener.
Yuvraj made a comeback to the Indian team against England earlier this year and roared back to form with a brutal century in the second ODI in Cuttack and then followed it up with a gritty 45 in the third and final game in Kolkata. Dhawan, who has been out of the India selectors' radar for much of the domestic season, unsettled the RCB bowlers with his 31-ball knock comprising five fours, including four from RCB skipper Shane Watson's first over.
Pyongyang's missile program is likely to dominate this week's summit meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping. The reclusive state has also conducted two nuclear weapons tests since January 2016. Lori Robinson today testified to lawmakers that she was " extremely confident " that U.S. forces could intercept any North Korean ICBM fired at the continental United States.
Rice said , adding Obama officials never used intelligence to spy on Trump officials for political purposes. Though public figures like Rice face a higher standard in bringing such claims, Culhane said she could contend Trump demonstrated a "reckless disregard" for the truth.
It was that emphatic, that reminiscent of his best. Mourinho insisted he took no extra satisfaction from beating his old club. "I think we played really well, a very solid performance". United didn't even need rested top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic to consign the leaders to their fifth league loss of the season, which left them only four points ahead of Tottenham with six games left.
Luke Donald, a four-time runner up in the US PGA Tour's Heritage, pitched in for a birdie at 18 on Friday to seize a share of the halfway lead alongside Graham DeLaet. Donald shot 68 in his latest close call at Harbour Town Golf Links - it was his fifth second-place finish here since 2009. "I was just kind of on autopilot", said Sharp.
Despite that switch, the three-time Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks have been in this spot before and won't panic. He's allowed a third period goal to Matt Calvert in Game 1 and a second period goal to Brandon Saad in Game 2. The awakening came earlier than in the series opener. Crosby turned Pittsburgh's first shot of the game into a 1-0 lead, though he had the easy part: settling the puck at the doorstep then flipping it home.
Up by as many as 10 points after Kyle Korver hit a three-pointer on the first play of the fourth quarter, the Cavaliers struggled on the defensive end of the floor, and the Pacers fought their way back to a two-point lead with 3:31 to play in the fourth quarter.
Oblak and Griezmann, with a combined value of £125m, are two of the key Atletico players who this week stand between Leicester and a place in the Champions League semi-finals. Torres spent three and a half prolific years with Liverpool, but it was at Stamford Bridge the former Spain global enjoyed greater team success; winning the Champions League, Europa League and FA Cup.
At a time when teams are resting players for the postseason or tanking to move up in the draft, the league could have used a fun moment with Romo stepping onto the court in a meaningless game at the end of the regular season. "And then we started talking about the efficiency aspect, and he's probably the most efficient basketball player whose ever played when you look at the numbers".
United played with two up front and with wing-backs who were high up the pitch. The England global has scored nine goals in 43 appearances this season after bursting onto the scene at United with eight goals in 18 games under Louis van Gaal last term.