The best-of-seven series now heads to Indianapolis on Thursday for Game 3. "We're right there on turning the switch on what we really can become", said James , who scored 25 points to go with 10 rebounds and seven assists in Game 2 . It's playoffs, guys are playing a lot of minutes and they're competing. We got security at the hotel to make sure that guys were safe. But not so much the (isolation) because we have good players who can do that.
The 6-0, 201-pound Jackson has 32 1/4-inch arms but did not participate in the drills at the Combine because he broke his leg on a punt return last season. He used to be a cornerback in high school so he has those instincts. But I'm just ready to get there and work with the training staff at the Bears. He had two punt return touchdowns in 2016.
Making the third defence of his IBF title, he also became the WBA champion after recovering from the first knockdown of his career to impressively win at Wembley Stadium. "It's more likely to be at [the Principality Stadium] if it's in the United Kingdom, or it might take us to a new territory". "To get knocked down, hurt someone, get hurt, take someone out in the championship rounds where I've never been before, it's testament to what training's about".
Just as Ali won the "Rumble in the Jungle" with George Foreman in Zaire and the "Thrilla in Manila" against Joe Frazier, Hearn has plans for Joshua to light up new venues in China, the Middle East and Africa. "In this small little ring here, there's nowhere to hide". Joshua lands to the body early in the round, after Klitschko comes out swinging and mostly missing.
There are fears the Chilean may not play again this season, meaning a probable return for Willy Caballero. However, Bacary Sagna is back after five weeks out. Middlesbrough have won this fixture 11 times in the Premier League, more than against any other side. "I've admired Pep [Guardiola] for many years".
It was Thiem's first win in three meetings against Murray. Murray looked on the bright side of getting extra matches on Barcelona's outdoor clay. Nadal has been in outstanding form in 2017 and despite winning only one title as of now, the Spaniard has reached the final of four tournaments this year.
Alonso reckons he lost between 2.5 and 3 seconds on the straights during qualifying, with half of that in the first sector alone. "More or less what we saw in Bahrain, what we saw in China, in Australia, what we'll see in Spain, in Monaco, Canada", he said when asked of McLaren's race prospects.
After scoring the extra-time victor in the Europa League quarter-final against Anderlecht on Thursday, Rashford was rested for the 2-0 Premier League win over Burnley on Sunday. Asked if it was his most important goal, Rooney said: "I think so". Pep Guardiola believes he has become a better manager since joining Manchester City, despite ending his first season at the club without a trophy.
Despite consistently professing his happiness at Stamford Bridge Conte continues to be linked with a return to his homeland, with Inter Milan having been linked with the former Juventus boss on several occasions in recent months. Inter were purchased by Chinese corporation Suning Holdings Group last summer, while Chinese investors have also just taken over at local rivals AC Milan.
But there would be no late-game heroics this time around as Clarke MacArthur ended the Bruins 2016-17 season on a power play goal by 6:30 into sudden death. He's still blocking shots, then we come in today, what he did today. "I thought they dominated", Cassidy said . The Senators lead the best-of-seven series 3-2, with every game so far being decided by just one goal and three of them decided in overtime.
Thiem cranked 25 forehand winners defeating Murray for the first time in three meetings and reaching his 12th career final . In her fourth match following a 15-month doping ban, the Russian was left to rue missing 13 of her 16 break-point opportunities as Mladenovic rallied to win in 2 hours, 38 minutes.
Sep 3, 2016; Atlanta, GA, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels wide receiver Ryan Switzer (3) warms up prior to the 2016 Chick-Fil-A Kickoff game against the Georgia Bulldogs at Georgia Dome. 'I think Dallas knew that'. Switzer had an incredible career in Chapel Hill. Last season Switzer finished with 96 receptions for 1,116 yards and six touchdowns.
The Ukrainian had also been sent crashing to the floor in the fifth round as the 27-year-old British fighter took his flawless record to 19 stoppage wins in 19 fights. Klitschko recovered from tasting canvas in the fifth to send Joshua to a first career knockdown a round later, although the Ukrainian veteran could not capitalise and the Brit was able to recover ahead of his late onslaught.
Dobbs enjoyed the best season of his distinguished Tennessee career in 2016, completing 63.0 percent of his passes with career highs of 2,946 yards and 27 touchdowns. "He's capable of doing that". But, after all Dobbs had learned about the Steelers in his discussions with them and from watching them as a fan of football, he couldn't be happier with his landing place.
Bumrah was clinical as he produced one of the finest death overs in the history of the cash-rich league as the two times IPL champions edged out Suresh Raina-led side in a thrilling Super Over finish in Rajkot . The Kiwi fast bowler also contributed to dismissing Kedar Jadhav after poor communication turned into a run out opportunity. Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Mitchel Johnsohn, Lendl Simmons, Mitchell McClenghan, Parthiv Patel, Nitish Rana, Saurabh Tiwary, Tim Southee, ...
The Chiefs traded up 17 spots to No. 10 to get Patrick Mahomes II , who had 5,052 yards and 41 touchdowns a year ago at Texas Tech. The Browns' strategy seems clear: Tank again in 2017, then use their likely second straight No. "It was really just a weight off my shoulders, what I was wishing for has come to fruition", said Garrett, who wore a Cleveland T-shirt that said "The Heart of Rock 'N Roll".
The 6-foot-2, 222-pound Trubisky had a breakout season for the Tar Heels in 2016. Williams is the second receiver taken in the first seven picks. The 49ers final four picks (late-round choices) were acquired via Baalke trades. Trubisky had been tipped as a potential surprise top overall pick had the Cleveland Browns made a decision to pass on defensive end Myles Garrett .
LeBron hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:07 left and the Cavs hung on as James moved to 52-0 in the playoffs when taking a double-digit lead into the fourth quarter. Although, George's performance throughout the series and in past games have led to many questions such as is he actually a super star player? Cleveland got 10 first-quarter points from Irving and eight from James but was 0 of 6 from 3-point range.
On the campaign trail, the president had promised to end the agreement, but Wednesday night, he said he is renegotiating NAFTA with Mexican and Canadian leaders. And it is unclear what would happen next. Since NAFTA became law in 1994, exports from the US to Canada and Mexico are up 280% over that time , while imports from the two countries have risen 313%, according to the US Chamber of Commerce.
Just before the first-half was drawn to a close, Firmino reacted the quickest to Lucas Leiva's flicked header to poke home from close range and put Jürgen Klopp's side ahead. I really thought that the boys were in a really hard game in not the easiest situation, but they did really well. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp: "West Brom have all our respect and all our concentration.
Williams posted a photo of herself standing sideways with the caption "20 weeks" on Snapchat earlier Wednesday then deleted it. Hours after Serena Williams seemed to accidentally post photos of her baby bump on Snapchat, the tennis overlord's publicist has confirmed the impending arrival of her blessed bébé.
The fact that for Kristina Mladenovic the semifinals against Maria Sharapova was a different match from the other ones was understandable. The Frenchwoman on Thursday broke the world No. Another wayward forehand gave Mladenovic a 4-2 advantage in the decider, but that was swiftly cancelled out as Sharapova threatened to turn things back in her favour.
While Conte is adamant Chelsea do not want to sell the 26-year-old, he admits he can not say with certainty the Belgian forward will not leave Stamford Bridge . Chelsea have no fresh injury worries to deal with so Conte will take a fully-fit squad with him to Merseyside tomorrow afternoon. "For us, it's very important to look at ourselves, prepare very well and arrive to play this game with great physical condition, good organisation, to know our tasks defensively and offensively".
Penguins 3, Capitals 2: Sidney Crosby scored two goals in 52 seconds, Nick Bonino had the victor in the third period and Pittsburgh beat Washington in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series. "I was exhausted of talking about it and it's something that probably is not going to affect me anymore moving forward", Karlsson said. "He made some big stops for us and kept it tight and we always know he's going to be there", said Staal.
He's certainly had his very public disagreements with manager Arsene Wenger, and his future at The Emirates is still quite uncertain. Sanchez scored a second FA Cup semi-final victor in three seasons on Sunday as his extra-time goal saw Arsenal past Manchester City .
Butler scored just 14 points on 15 shot attempts and didn't really look like he was comfortable out on the floor. "We had a real good thing going with Rajon", Hoiberg said . Chicago was leading 81-79 early in the fourth before Thomas took over. Horford followed that up with a three-point play. In a must-win game, that's certainly bad news for Chicago.
The 43-year-old got his 3,000th career hit last season, and the Mariners had a pregame video tribute for him on the scoreboard, followed by an introduction at home plate with several former Seattle teammates and current players. When a Seattle batter sent a fly ball to deep left field, where Ichiro was playing for the first time in 936 games here, the crowd let out a collective, disappointed aww.
Carr's public greeting came minutes after reports of the Raiders' acquisition of Lynch's rights from the Seattle Seahawks in a trade emerged in the media. The Oakland Raiders just took another huge step towards a Lombardi Trophy today with the reported acquisition of Marshawn Lynch. Lynch's move to Oakland caps off months of speculation about his return.
Kyrie Irving added 28 points and Deron Williams finished with 14 points off the bench. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James said he felt great in Game 4 of the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs against the Pacers . Cleveland Cavaliers' Channing Frye (8) shoots against Indiana Pacers' Kevin Seraphin during the first half in Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, April 23, 2017 , in Indianapolis .
He was astonished that Kawhi Leonard had more free-throw attempts than the entire Grizzlies team. "I was proud of what Dave Fizdale did, being a former coach here", Riley said Wednesday at his end-of-season address. Celtics' Smart fined: Celtics guard Marcus Smart has been fined $25,000 by the National Basketball Association for making an obscene gesture during Boston's first-round Game 2 loss to Chicago.
The Seahawks saw him as the most versatile lineman in the class . Senior was selected by the Seattle Seahawks with the 26th pick of the sixth round, which was 210th overall. He's 6-1, 216 pounds, and known as an aggressive tackler against the run. Senior said the Seahawks told him to be prepared to play left tackle when he arrives for drills in Seattle, but he added he feels ready to play guard and has practiced snapping to play center if the Seahawks need it.
It relies on Chelsea dropping points and Tottenham extending its first eight-game winning run in the league since its last title-winning season. Back then, Gerry Francis was in charge at Tottenham , having taken over from Ossie Ardiles in November 1994, while Arsenal also underwent a managerial change during the season - Stewart Houston stepping in to replace George Graham, who was sacked in February 1995 after the bungs scandal.
Blake Griffin , the Clippers' leading scorer, left Game 3 before halftime, and is now out for the rest of the season. The last game Griffin played against the Jazz was game 3 and without the starting forward on the second half, Paul was the one who dominated the court, where he scored a total of 34 points.
After losing Game 4 to the Celtics on Sunday, Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg told reporters that Isaiah Thomas is "impossible to guard" because he's "allowed to discontinue (his) dribble on every possession". But I guess we'll take a good second half as opposed to the opposite. The Celtics led early in the third, by 5 points, which was their largest lead of the game up to that point.
Hamilton was running second between team-mate Valtteri Bottas and Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo on lap 13 when the safety auto was required for a collision between the Williams of Lance Stroll and the Toro Rosso of Carlos Sainz. Mercedes accepted that if it had intervened earlier in the Bahrain race to get Hamilton past team-mate Valtteri Bottas sooner, it could have threatened Vettel more but it was wary of treating either of its drivers unfairly.