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Sports Cavaliers almost pull off miraculous comeback, lose 132-130 to 76ers
Author: 0 Cavaliers almost pull off miraculous comeback, lose 132-130 to 76ers

Playing in hopes to win the game is always the goal but if Cleveland ends up being paired with Boston in the second round, I don't think they'll be disappointed. Simmons finished the first half with 13 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists. Irving had a great run with Cleveland and will be forever remembered for his go-ahead 3-pointer in the closing minutes of Game 7 in the 2016 Finals.

Sports The stage is set for the IPL opening ceremony
Author: 0 The stage is set for the IPL opening ceremony

However, this window is for uncapped players only and only those who have not played more than games. Also, it will take some pressure off the umpires during the close matches . They are also prone to great highs and bad lows. I won't put you off. Delhi Daredevils has a reputation for having one of the most exciting squads but also the most inexperienced one as well.

Sports Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'Paul Pogba's price tag has gone up'
Author: 0 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'Paul Pogba's price tag has gone up'

Mourinho has backed his side, however, to give the English Premier League leaders a run for their money in the battle for the three points. Ahead of the match Mourinho said "City will be champions because they deserve to be champions" and that their quality has made it "impossible" for the likes of United to win.

Sports De Bruyne names Salah as PFA Player of the Year
Author: 0 De Bruyne names Salah as PFA Player of the Year

The Premier League champions sit fifth in the table, eight points off the top four and look set to miss out on Champions League football next season. "You can not compare, it is impossible", De Bruyne said. That [at Chelsea] was an experience where I learned maybe the most out of how football goes.

Sports Kevin Knox decides to turn pro
Author: 0 Kevin Knox decides to turn pro

Sports Illustrated has Knox ranked tenth on their list of top 80 players in this year's draft. "At the age of 19, growth is always good". Retaining an agent means Knox won't have the option of returning to school. Calipari and United Kingdom assistant Kenny Payne met with Knox and his father this week and told them, "Here's what it looks like if you come back".

Sports Ricciardo fastest in Bahrain first practice
Author: 0 Ricciardo fastest in Bahrain first practice

The former champions had book-ended the timesheets in the afternoon, with Ricciardo fastest and Verstappen at the bottom having failed to set a time after being sidelined by an electrical issue. Verstappen's vehicle ground to a halt on the final strait, and his humiliation was complete when he had to push the Red Bull - with the help of the martials - back to the garage amid 30 degree heat in the Gulf desert.

Sports Steve Spurrier will coach new Orlando pro football team
Author: 0 Steve Spurrier will coach new Orlando pro football team

The new league, which was unveiled in March and plans to debut a week after next year's Super Bowl , announced on Saturday that legendary head coach Steve Spurrier will front its Orlando team. "We wanted to give fans not just an opportunity to see great football but to see what would happen if you brought the players and the league together", Ebersol said.

Author: 0 Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette aiming to finish with a flourish

Aleksandr Golovin curled home a wonderful free-kick after haphazard defending from Shkodran Mustafi and Laurent Koscielny to level six minutes later. "We responded well. Arsenal will send the Armenia global for a further scan but it could put a question mark over whether he will play again this season if it is bad news .

Sports Rory McIlroy shares early clubhouse lead on day two at the Masters
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy shares early clubhouse lead on day two at the Masters

Sharma, who had rough opening day with eight bogeys and three birdies for a 77, was still unable to hole makeable putts and finding the greens hard to read. His second shot squirted right and into the gallery he just repositioned. "I'm disappointed and I would have loved to have had a better defense of my title", Garcia said in a Spanish-only interview with his home country's press contingent.

Author: 0 Sanjita Chanu gold headlines Day 2 of India's 2018 Commonwealth Games campaign

Magnussen was part of the Australian 4 x 100m relay team that won gold on night two, but like he did in Rio, missed an individual swim in an event where he won Olympic silver in London and is a former world champion. Dawson finished second in her heat behind Australia's Emily Seebohm in 1min 1.38secs. "It all just came crashing down, the pressure of the past few months", she added.

Sports Record-setter Nadal roars back, Italy hold France
Author: 0 Record-setter Nadal roars back, Italy hold France

Holder France was tied 1-1 with Italy in Genoa, and 2005 victor Croatia was also deadlocked against visitor Kazakhstan after a day of thrilling action on indoor red clay in Varazdin. Nadal has been part of four Davis Cup winning teams thus far and is keen to help his team progress to the last four. In the opening match, world number 4 Alexander Zverev upset the local favourite David Ferrer 6-4, 6-2, 6-2.

Sports Zidane rules out Real Madrid guard of honour for Barcelona
Author: 0 Zidane rules out Real Madrid guard of honour for Barcelona

Barca lead the Liga standings by nine points over nearest challengers Atletico Madrid and are 13 ahead of third-placed Real with seven games remaining. Spanish soccer giants Real Madrid have announced a partnership with technology company Samsung to create "premium" video content for use on social media platform Twitter .

Sports TJ Dillashaw, Cody Garbrandt Rematch Booked for UFC 227
Author: 0 TJ Dillashaw, Cody Garbrandt Rematch Booked for UFC 227

The fight is expected to be announced soon and will be at UFC 227 in Los Angeles at the Staples Center. A UFC bantamweight title rematch between champion TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt has been finalized for UFC 227 on August 4 in Los Angeles, sources told ESPN.

Sports Jammu and Kashmir: Body of abducted youth recovered from Hajin Hajin
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir: Body of abducted youth recovered from Hajin Hajin

The deceased, Manzoor Ahmad, and his father had been kidnapped by the terrorists. "The victim's father somehow managed to escape from the militants". Meanwhile, the news has been circulated by the Kashmir Zone police on Twitter. Former Chief Minister and National Conference working president Omar Abdullah also condemned the killing and asked why there was no anger against the killing.

Sports IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony
Author: 0 IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony

Mumbai begin their 2018 campaign when they take on the Chennai Super Kings on 7th April. But on Saturday, his wards will be up against a team who will be eager to re-establish their dominance after returning to the tournament following a two-year ban.

Sports Baltimore's Caleb Joseph will sit Thursday's game against Yankees
Author: 0 Baltimore's Caleb Joseph will sit Thursday's game against Yankees

Pedro Alvarez hit a grand slam with one out in the top of the 14th inning as the Baltimore Orioles outlasted the New York Yankees 7-3 on Friday night at Yankee Stadium. Schoop saw 14, and Manny Machado saw 12. Tanaka would be pulled in favor of Chad Green following a Tim Beckham single. Sabathia allowed the shots to Machado and Davis before exiting and being sent for an MRI.

Sports Timberwolves star Butler expected to return versus Lakers
Author: 0 Timberwolves star Butler expected to return versus Lakers

Consecutive losses have dropped Minnesota (44-35) into the middle of an extremely tight race for the final playoff spots in the Western Conference. The 22-year old power forward continues to shine, scoring at least 26 points in three out of his last four games, and the rookie is now averaging 16.3 points and 6.3 rebounds per game.