Some great story lines, it's good for the National Basketball Association. But in all seriousness, that stat-line is absurd. At times, James muscled the Cavaliers through certain games, absolutely willing them to a victory. Should Houston take care of business from deep, that alone may bury the lower-seeded team in this series. James Harden said it will be different this time.
We still have lot of work to do but we are excited'. The striker's quickfire road to recovery has shocked many but Pochettino is not one of them following Kane's full return to training yesterday. It amounted to a far more assured route to victory for Mauricio Pochettino's side than the remarkably frantic midweek comeback at Swansea City and cut Chelsea's advantage at the summit to four points, at least until Antonio Conte's men face Bournemouth in Saturday's late kick-off.
Conte has history on his side as Chelsea have won the FA Cup six times since Spurs last won it but Tottenham's imperious form in the league voids this statistic completely. Last season we finished with 70. "If you watch him during games, he is always very aware of what is around him - his head is always moving and he is waiting for the right time to make his run".
Allegri, however, said that Juventus could have made life easier for themselves if they had taken advantage of the space Barcelona offered them as the game wore on. The crowd of 96,290 that packed the Camp Nou was behind the team from the start and didn't stop even after the final whistle. "It moved me and makes me proud", he added.
It took just 15 seconds for the Sharks to end a scoreless drought of exactly 120 minutes. They were in the middle of a power play when it occurred. The Oilers haven't allowed a goal since Melker Karlsson's overtime victor in game one at the 3:22 mark.
Kompany, who has been beset with injuries again this season, says it's his experience and not his fitness which will help him get through the games with Arsenal and United. City have scored in the last 11 meetings in all competitions. Everton already have two veteran defenders in Ashley Williams and Phil Jagielka, and whilst landing Kompany could be something of a coup if at full health, the Toffees should be looking to land a young centre back than the 31-year-old Kompany.
Of the result, Alves continued: "Neither in their worst dreams [for Barcelona] or in my best dreams I did imagine that this could happen". Luis Enrique blamed the team's elimination on the lackluster performance in the first half of the match in Italy, when Barcelona was outplayed and conceded two goals that left Juventus in control.
Sam Warburton was named captain of the British and Irish Lions for the second time on Wednesday as coach Warren Gatland unveiled a bumper 41-man squad. And Telfer feels Gatland should have had someone involved to represent Scotland. Warburton was the skipper and Gatland, again on secondment from his job as Wales boss, the coach when the Lions won 2-1 in Australia four years ago.
Bobby Ryan tipped home a pass from Kyle Turris for a power-play goal 5:43 into overtime, giving the Ottawa Senators a 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Monday night and a 2-1 lead in the first-round Eastern Conference playoff series .
British Cycling has come under intense pressure in recent months but Park hopes a five-medal performance - two of them golds - will start to bring the sport back into the spotlight for more positive reasons. Australia led by 0.412 seconds before the bell lap. She launched her sprint with a lap and a half to go, but had to round a lapped rider on the final bend and the moment's hesitation may have had an impact in the finishing result.
With the NHL's decision to allow a team in Las Vegas, it seems as if the rest of the sports world is following suit. " Until the Tampa Bay and Oakland situations are settled, I can't see talking about expansion ", Manfred said. The NHL's Golden Knights will debut during the 2017-18 season, while the Raiders will begin playing in Las Vegas in 2019. Manfred acknowledged having those two leagues set up shop in Las Vegas did change the way MLB views the city's ability to host professional ...
Game 1: James Harden finished with 37 points, nine assists and seven rebounds to lead the Rockets, while backcourt mate Patrick Beverly poured in a playoff career-high 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for his second career postseason double-double.
The players are wearing the number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson. The righty managed his first strike in eight pitches after falling behind in the count 2-0, then induced a ground ball to Sandoval for the 5-4-3 inning-ending double play.
The All-Star point guard also did not attempt a single free throw for just the third time all season. We just needed to play for one another, and play for the moment which is at hand being in the playoffs and have fun with it. Avery Bradley scored 15 points and Terry Rozier finished with 11 off the bench to round out the balanced scoring attack. "We knew we were coming here to win both games", Bradley said after the game.
Pochettino's inspired work on the training ground has earned plenty of plaudits during his two and a half year reign, but the impressive Argentine knows some critics doubt the mental strength of his players after they choked when they had a chance to wrestle the title from Leicester's grasp last season.
Anthony Knockaert can not wait for a second chance as a Premier League footballer after helping Championship leaders Brighton and Hove Albion gain promotion. Brighton thought they had a second just moments later but Dunk's close-range header was ruled out by the linesman for push, shortly after Jake Buxton had denied Hemed with a late-ditch clearance.
Atletico, meanwhile, brought Leicester City's fairytale to an end, beating the Premier League champions 2-1 on aggregate. Ronaldo became the first player to score 100 career Champions League goals in midweek with a flawless hat-trick against Bayern Munich in the second leg of their quarter-final.
Led by the outstanding play of Jimmy Butler on both sides of the ball and the experience of Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo , the Bulls have been able to jump on the Celtics putting themselves in very good position. 1 seed may now wish they could have a do-over and happily allow the Cavs to retain regular season supremacy to avoid the Chicago Bulls after devastating defeats at home in Games 1 and 2 to the eighth seed in their opening round best-of-seven series .
Now, less than 24 hours later, Birmingham have named their third manager of the season in Redknapp, 70, who was last seen managing the Jordan national team - for two games - a year ago. "I haven't seen them play, I will be truthful with you", he said to Sky Sports . It is three games in two weeks, massive games for us, it is a very hard situation we are in but I am looking forward to the challenge.
That number does not include Jamie Roberts, who was rumoured to be included on Tuesday while England have the strongest contingent of 16 but there is no room for their captain Dylan Hartley, Joe Launchbury or Chris Robshaw , who missed the Six Nations through injury.
I think if we lose this Cup fixture then we can still win the league but surely it would upset the psychology of the team and the fear factor would set in. There is growing pressure for the veteran Frenchman to be replaced at the glamour London club. "My future is Sunday", he said. "It doesn't play any part in that", he said.
Peks was phenomenal for us. "I'm pissed off. I think we all are", noted Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook. "That's probably the one thing that sticks out, the certain standard you expect everybody to be at", coach Joel Quenneville said following skatearound.
However, having produced a miraculous comeback against Paris Saint Germain in the first knockout round, Barca can't be completely ruled out of the tie, a fact not lost on Juve coach Massimiliano Allegri. While Messi glittered all night despite being forced to do much of his work in midfield, Suarez was somewhat off the pace, a bruiser rather than cruiser as he battled in vain with Giorgio Chiellini and Leonardo Buffon.
Wednesday, Thursday, something like this. "We always think about the squad, and that includes the goalkeepers", Klopp said at Melwood today. "In this moment, he can not really train, so we have to wait for this moment. "So that's what I thought was a really big step for him". That's how we do it with all games, especially when a player from our side is involved, players on loan.
On Saturday, the two fought in a rematch in the headlining bout of UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York, and Cormier put in a repeat performance from their first meeting. "When I got off the scale the first time, I walked away, and they didn't cover me", Cormier said. "I am not afraid of Anthony Johnson in no way shape or form and when that happens he usually loses".
Katherine plays the role of Hannah Baker on 13 Reasons why and she has been continually praised for her work ever since the series came out. The series, co-produced by singer Selena Gomez, has been rated 18 in the United Kingdom by the BBFC for sexual violence, strong bloody images and a suicide scene.
Werenski left the game for medical treatment but later returned, only to sit out the overtime because severe swelling prevented him from seeing out of his right eye. Columbus went up 3-0 at 4:49 of the second when Nutivaara scored off a rebound. We're beginning to learn just how good this kid is at finishing them, even at the end of high-pressure postseason games.
Sheff also issued a "very friendly challenge" to the New England Patriots to voluntarily pay $6 million to Ward's family as part of that suit. Ursula Ward , the mother of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd , becomes emotional as she speaks about her son during a media availability at her attorney, Doug Sheff's, left, office Friday, April 21, 2017, in Boston .
Chelsea seemed to be running away with it but some dropped points by the Blues in recent weeks mixed with Spurs' fantastic form has seen the gap cut to just four points with six games left. "I think that we have to enjoy this moment, because this moment is great for everyone", Conte added. "They are doing something important, this is their third year".
John Terry won't be suiting up in Chelsea blue next season, after the club announced the 22-year veteran wouldn't be returning to the team for the 2017-18 campaign. Terry is yet to decide what his next move will be as he prepares to exit the club he joined as a youth player in 1995. He's one of the greats of the Premier League era and number one for me.
However, the Telegraph reported on Thursday night that Gary Cahill is a surprise doubt for the game after spending two nights in hospital with a "mystery illness". Conte described semi-final opponents Tottenham as a "great power" in England. He said earlier in the week: "I think if there is one favourite it's Chelsea because they are top of the table, because of the experienced players and the manager that they have".
Clayton Kershaw has the next most with 13. Nineteen years later, Dennis Eckersley still remembers the view from the bullpen of Pedro Martinez mowing down batter after overmatched batter in his first three starts for the Boston Red Sox .
Completing the top three was Ducati Team's Andrea Dovizioso, the GP17 rider who has set the fastest speed at COTA of over 214 miles per hour. But on the pace we still have to work. Cal Crutchlow had some good speed in Argentina when he battled Rossi for the podium, and also noted the challenge of COTA - but says it has strong points for every bike and manufacturer: "I expect here it will be a hard start but by Saturday and Sunday we should be competitive".
This will force him to miss United's pre-season tour in the summer and also the start of the next campaign. Jose Mourinho admitted that his Manchester United side are now " in trouble " due to their growing injury list which now features Zlatan Ibrahimović after the striker suffered a serious knee injury against RSC Anderlecht.
United were held until extra-time by Anderlecht in the second leg of their quarter-final after Sofiane Hanni cancelled out Henrikh Mkhitaryan's opener, with Marcus Rashford eventually getting the victor in the 107th minute. Mourinho was filled with compliments for Rashford - who now has 10 goals in all competitions this season - and Shaw. United were taken to extra-time but Marcus Rashford grabbed the victor to secure a semi-final place.