Tuesday June 19-th, 2018

Rafael Nadal ousts Novak Djokovic — Madrid Open Rafael Nadal ousts Novak Djokovic — Madrid Open

Both had their chances in the tie-break as Thiem again fought back from 3-5 down to have two set points of his own only to be denied by two punishing Nadal forehands. "I knew that I had to play well". Nadal's streak is still the longest active stre...

Bradley scores 29, Celtics power past Wizards, 123-101

He scored 25 points in the first half of the game that piled up 22 points against the opponent. As a team, Boston, which led by as many 26 points, shot 52.9 percent from the floor and had 33 assists on 46 made baskets, while outrebounding the Wizar...

Former officials call Trump's disclosure Former officials call Trump's disclosure "serious"

On Tuesday, Trump's national security adviser H.R. McMaster downplayed the sensitivity of the information that was shared, saying it was "wholly appropriate" considering the conversation and joint efforts to combat global terrorism. The sensationa...

Wenger urges Arsenal fans to ignore boycott call

This Jordan Pickford must surely be the Man Of The Match as he is either a genius in goal or very very lucky, but after Sanchez calls for a penalty without success, he pops up again with a header and we finally put the game to bed. Arsenal will make...

Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and dangerous NBA play Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and dangerous NBA play

Thankfully, for those of us in the content generation business, Spurs' head coach Gregg Popovich did not take Pachulia's peccadilloes lightly. All I care about is what happened. The Warriors won 113-111. Recovering from a follow-up procedure May 5 at...

Celtics rout Wizards on home court to take NBA series lead

The home team has won all nine games - with Boston 5-0 at home, where it has won eight straight over Washington . Boston was led by guard Avery Bradley , who finished with 29 points, adding to his career playoff high scoring. The Wizards di...

Golden State Warriors: Kevin Durant's aggression key to title run Golden State Warriors: Kevin Durant's aggression key to title run

Because at some point, when the competition heightens in this postseason - against Houston or San Antonio or Cleveland - you expect more consistent situations like Saturday night: The Warriors, with under four minutes left, protecting a two-point lea...

East finals trip on line as Wizards, Celtics head to Game 7

Boston. "So you gotta treat them women right". "I wouldn't call it smooth sailing at all". "It's so close. We'll get another chance at it, and we'll capitalize it". Beal was 0 for 7 on 3s before making his only one of the game with 69 seconds left. ...

Cleveland Cavaliers respond to Toronto Raptors with 'We The Bench!' -- Terry Pluto Cleveland Cavaliers respond to Toronto Raptors with 'We The Bench!' -- Terry Pluto

After getting treatment nearly all of Thursday and most of Friday, Lowry tried to go through the pre-game layup line but left after just a few minutes. Oddsmakers indicate that the series could be more competitive in Toronto with Cleveland favored ...

John Wall's Late Three Forces Game 7

Thomas has gotten mental advice this post-season from both Kobe Bryant and most recently Paul Pierce after the Wizards evened the series in Game 4. They are just 1-5 on the road in these playoffs. You would expect the more rested team to have a bet...

Turris' OT goal gives Senators 3-2 series lead over Rangers Turris' OT goal gives Senators 3-2 series lead over Rangers

We saw that once again following the Senators' trio of goals, as Ryan McDonagh and Jimmy Vesey scored to give the Rangers a 4-3 lead with about seven minutes remaining. NOTES: Through four games, the Rangers have led for 149:56, have been tied fo...

Senators look to build off Game 1 win against Penguins Senators look to build off Game 1 win against Penguins

Only once have they lost in extra time . "I think one of them is stay humble and don't get too ahead of yourself", said centre Zack Smith. Their series win against the Bruins seemed hollow to some also due to Boston's numerous injuries. "The Penguin...

Wall's late 3 leads Wiz past Celtics 92-91, forces Game 7 Wall's late 3 leads Wiz past Celtics 92-91, forces Game 7

Bradley Beal , who led Washington with 33 points, knocked down a three to cut Boston's lead to two, 87-85, with 1:08 to play in the game. Isaiah Thomas used to imagine what it would be like to play in a Game 7 as he watched some of the NBA's b...

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1

I assume they mean a single game or two. Golden State is the better team on paper, but Coach Pop has seen these Warriors celebrate winning his conference the last two seasons. Curry scored 21 of his points on 7-of-16 shooting on 3-pointers. Ginob...

Kurt Busch: Kurt Busch gets 7th top-10 in 8 plate races

Stenhouse moved up to fourth through two further cautions in the final laps, leading to the race going into overtime for the final restart - where he snatched the lead away from Busch. While in Formula One, it takes maybe six minutes to fire up the v...

Pep's City Dismantle Palace To Move Third

One - at White Hart Lane. "The other ones? No chance". Another season in the Champions League is looking increasingly likely for City with games left against Leicester and West Bromwich Albion at home and away to Watford. "It doesn't matter about t...

Fowler Looks the Part at Kentucky Derby

TwinSpires, the country's leading online and mobile betting platform and the official betting partner of the Kentucky Derby and the Breeders' Cup World Championships, recorded $32.8 million in handle on Churchill Downs races for the Kentucky Derby ...

Friday's NBA Playoffs Conference Semifinals betting preview: Celtics at Wizards

What Thomas means by that is he knows how he can use the threat of his scoring to open up plays for others whether he has the ball in his hands or not. Did he say good screen-setter? The Washington Wizards are shooting 32.3 percent from beyond the ...

Ducks' reward for Game 7 win is date with Rinne and Preds

After the Ducks' Patrick Eaves and Jakob Silfverberg each scored 85 seconds apart to erase Edmonton's two-goal lead, the Oilers showed the kind of poise few expected they would be capable of this postseason. NOTES: With Oilers D Andrej Sekera (und...

Penguins top Capitals in series opener

But about 1 minute into the second period, the Penguins' Matt Cullen scored a shorthanded breakaway goal that seemed to take the wind out of the Capitals' sails. "We just have to pressure them, and we don't have to give them any chances to get succe...

Cleveland stroll into NBA Eastern Conference Finals

Before Game 4 in Salt Lake City on Monday morning, Green said he hasn't been able to watch much of the Cavaliers first few series because they have been lopsided and "boring". "They're the champs", [Kyle] Lowry said . "I like watching a good game, n...

Missing Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins beat Washington Capitals in Game 4 Missing Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins beat Washington Capitals in Game 4

Now is not the time to start taking runs at Washington players in retaliation. "I thought the guys showed character together as a team playing well offensively and defensively and getting that win". "We have to, especially from the point, find ways t...

3 adjustments to make in Game 6 — Washington Wizards

Washington scored the first four points of the game, likely leading to some sentiment of "here we go again", but Boston quickly responded with a 16-0 run to send TD Garden into a frenzy. John Wall had a team-high 21 points and Bradley Beal had ...

Antonio Conte eyes FA Cup after winning the Premier League title

Three quick thoughts from Chelsea's 1-0 victory over West Bromwich Albion on Friday night at The Hawthorns , which sees the West London club win their second Premier League title in three seasons. Hounded by Tottenham in March and April, Chelsea s...

Highlights of Friday's National Basketball Association games

Alas that was not to be and the Raptors wound up on the wrong end of a 115-94 defeat and are now just a game away from a second four-game sweep in the past three years. Thirty freakin' nine to six. "Just understanding, you know, you do have an oppo...

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