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by | April 22, 2019 | 21:41

The Raptors can close out the series in Game 5 at home on Tuesday. No, this series isn't mathematically over, but it's logistically over after the Magic laid a massive egg on Easter Sunday. And for Kawhi Leonard, that somewhere is shaping up to something special. Evan Fournier scored 19 and Nikola Vucevic added 11 for the Magic , who committed 17 turnovers that became 21 Toronto points.

by | April 22, 2019 | 20:28

Rashford's Manchester United temmate Jesse Lingard has also taken part in the boycott - organised by the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) in England - along with Arsenal's Hector Bellerin and a number of other Premier League players.

by | April 22, 2019 | 19:53

Despite having a large history of injuries, Missouri's Jontay Porter , brother of Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr ., has chose to once again declare for the NBA Draft. 1 pick in the 2018 draft. Despite the second ACL tear, however, there is still a chance Porter gets drafted on June 20. If selected, Porter would become the 46th MU player taken in the NBA Draft.

by | April 22, 2019 | 17:57

The academy product is targeting more goals after netting on just his second Premier League start, nodding in after Sergio Aguero headed a Silva delivery back across the face of goal. 'He's so young, he's a fantastic player and this one's for you. "It hasn't really sunk in yet [to have scored the winner]". The Portuguese midfielder put in a masterclass display against Tottenham as City avenged their Champions League heartbreak from midweek.

by | April 22, 2019 | 16:45

Victory would take Sarri's side into pole position to secure a spot in next season's Champions League with only a few weeks of the season remaining. Chelsea, who were beaten by Manchester City in the EFL Cup earlier final this season, can still win silverware with victory in the Europa League .

by | April 22, 2019 | 16:14

Rajasthan Royals (RR) have dropped Ajinkya Rahane in favour of Steven Smith at the helm of the things for the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Before this victory, Rajasthan Royals had only two victories, in this season of IPL, from eight matches under the leadership of Rahane. Incidentally, Smith was one of two senior players left out by Royals in their last match, against Kings XI Punjab .

by | April 22, 2019 | 16:06

This is the fourth time that the opening partnership of Warner and Bairstow paved the way for a Sunrisers victory this season. Sunrisers Hyderabad are at the fifth spot in IPL 2019 points table while Dinesh Karthik's Kolkata Knight Riders are at the sixth.

by | April 22, 2019 | 15:24

AC Milan's hold on a Champions League spot was in jeopardy following a 1-1 draw at Parma. The 34-year-old has won two trophies this season with Juventus , confirming the Serie A title today. As a result, it looked as though Juventus would do their best Paris Saint-Germain impression and fail to wrap up a league win that looked somewhat inevitable.

by | April 22, 2019 | 14:26

They could be crowned champions as early as Wednesday if they beat Alaves away on Tuesday and 24 hours later second-place Atletico Madrid lose to Valencia. "He felt a clip around the back of the neck and he got annoyed", Koke said. "The team is responding very well, we want to be champions as soon as possible".

by | April 22, 2019 | 13:38

Meanwhile, Russell Westbrook posted a grand total of one point in the second half. "That happens sometimes. But it just wasn't good enough for us to get the win". "I was proud of how our team stuck to that". "That's my guy", McCollum said. Don't talk to the refs, don't talk to the other team. Westbrook , who was in the middle of all the tomfoolery of Game 3, was oddly quiet Sunday night.

by | April 22, 2019 | 12:42

Arsenal's set-piece frailties again came back to haunt Emery, with Palace opening the scoring from a free-kick before James McArthur headed in the victor unmarked from a corner, while Wilfried Zaha's goal came due to an error from Shkodran Mustafi .

by | April 22, 2019 | 12:23

The three-time John Eales Medallist requested the hearing, expected to take place next week, after being issued with a "high level" breach of contract notice from RA following a series of homophobic social media posts. That prompted the ARL Commission boss Peter Beattie to come out and say Folau was not welcome in the game . Questioned about how Folau was hurting the Waratahs Foley said: "We're not talking about a game, we're not talking about the match tomorrow night, which we should ...

by | April 22, 2019 | 11:42

Utah led 11-3 and Harden picked up two fouls in the first 94 seconds, but stayed on the court. Donovan Mitchell did almost everything he could to lead the Utah Jazz to a win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night. That's pretty much Harden's policy, as he prides himself on being a historically elite offensive force who consistently hits tough shots. James Harden never anxious.

by | April 22, 2019 | 10:33

While claiming that winning the Europa League is a target for the club, N'Golo Kante has said Chelsea "must" reach fourth place in the Premier League. "We are perhaps the least anticipated semi-finalists and Chelsea will be the favourites", admitted Hutter. Burnley head to the Bridge with their Premier League safety nearly secured and Clarets boss Sean Dyche is intrigued to see how teenage winger Dwight O'Neil copes with his growing reputation.

by | April 22, 2019 | 09:30

Luke Kennard led the Pistons with 19 points on 6-of-13 shooting. Milwaukee is trying win a series for the first time since 2001. After a blowout loss in Game 1, the Pistons showed a lot more fight today, grinding their way to an unlikely half-time lead against the Bucks .

by | April 22, 2019 | 09:27

The late collapse in Game 4 and the two losses in Colorado put a damper on two stellar efforts by goaltender Mike Smith , who stopped 99 of 108 shots in those two games and made 49 saves Wednesday night. Colorado was the more confident team after coming from behind to win both the second and fourth games of th e series 3-2 in overtime, and decisively beating Calgary 6-2 in Game 3.

by | April 22, 2019 | 09:25

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka is meeting with Lue on Friday, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . The Cavaliers made the National Basketball Association finals the following two seasons. Lue has history with James, having coached the Lakers superstar with the Cleveland Cavaliers from 2016-18. Williams meanwhile has already spoken with Pelinka about the vacant job.

by | April 22, 2019 | 08:43

Judge left Saturday's 9-2 win over the Kansas City Royals after feeling discomfort while swinging. The Yankees have not yet released an update on Judge - the injury just happened a few minutes ago - and, if it is indeed his oblique, he's likely heading for an MRI and whatnot.

by | April 22, 2019 | 07:55

But every game I was playing, I was thinking that I have to score 50 or have to get wickets. For RCB, the batting still revolves around Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers , though Parthiv Patel has done his bit by consistently getting the team off to brisk starts.

by | April 22, 2019 | 07:08

But Vlasic returned to the Sharks lineup in Game 5 , filling his usual spot in the lineup alongside Burns after being injured in Game 2. San Jose then added an insurance goal when Goodrow got in front of Fleury and deflected Justin Braun's point shot in for his first career playoff goal.

by | April 22, 2019 | 06:41

Benzema was taking the game to Athletic nearly singlehandedly and went close again just before the hour, receiving Lucas Vazquez's cut-back and putting a first-time effort agonisingly wide of the bottom-left corner. Benzema headed in the first two before chipping in a late third after keeper Iago Herrerin had rushed out of goal. A nightmare for the goalkeeper.

by | April 22, 2019 | 06:24

The 1996 champions on Wednesday had appointed test captain Dimuth Karunaratne as the skipper for the May 30-July 14 World Cup despite the left-handed batsman not playing an ODI since the 2015 tournament. Jeevan Mendis, the 35-year-old all-rounder, last played a one-day global also at the World Cup four years ago. Veteran Angelo Matthews also made a comeback to the squad after being dropped from the ODI team a year ago over fitness concerns.

by | April 22, 2019 | 04:58

Oklahoma City closed the second quarter on a 10-1 run to take a 49-39 lead. And the contentiousness between Westbrook and Lillard bubbled to the surface throughout Friday's Game 3, with Westbrook doing his "rocking the baby" move after hitting one shot over Lillard, yelling "too small" in Lillard's direction after another and getting into a few more verbal battles with Lillard during the course of the game.

by | April 22, 2019 | 03:49

They'll look to end both of those droughts on Sunday afternoon. The Sharks kept their season alive with a win in San Jose on Friday. The Bruins are 3-8 in the last 11 meetings in Toronto and 5-2 in the last 7 meetings. "The adversity we went through where we couldn't keep the puck out of our net for a long time got us to buy in (defensively) a little bit". After straying badly from the script in Game 4 at home, most figured that hangover would carry into Beantown and the Bruins would roll ...

by | April 22, 2019 | 03:46

Game 4 will be played in San Antonio on Saturday (20/04). Denver had lost three straight post-season games in San Antonio dating to their last playoff matchup in 2007 and had also lost 13 straight regular-season games on the road to the Spurs.