Fred Katz is the Thunder beat writer for the Norman Transcript and CNHI Oklahoma as well as the host of the Locked on Thunder podcast . But Westbrook's individual brilliance doesn't always translate into Thunder victories. Ahead of Game 1 in the Thunder's series against the Rockets , Westbrook said the basketball was his only friend on the court while discussing his friendship with former teammate and fellow MVP candidate James Harden.
It allowed Ronaldo become the first player ever to score 100 goals in the competition. "They had two chances and scored two goals", Real manager Zinedine Zidane said after the game. Real Madrid was on the road in La Liga on Saturday, beating Sporting 3-2 at El Milonon. "What I can say is that I see a very enthusiastic, focussed and above all motivated team".
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. But when Crosby spun left to get away from Savard, the defenseman didn't follow, instead staying to the right of the goal. "He's stepped up to the plate and delivered for three games straight".
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho thinks his side "totally controlled" Chelsea during its 2-0 Premier League victory at Old Trafford . It was a signature win for Mourinho near the end of his first season at United. "We reacted after the loss against [Crystal] Palace, we bounced back with two wins so it is a similar thing". Dropping Ibrahimovic - United's top scorer this season with 28 goals - was another sign of that, but Mourinho insisted he wasn't prioritizing.
The Seahawks community rallied to support Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas after news broke his sister, Chyna, was killed in a auto accident Saturday near Federal Way. Houston scored the next nine points, capped by consecutive three-pointers by Beverley to make it 73-64 midway through the period. The fans were in full force and throat in support of the grieving Thomas, seeking to help carry him and his teammates on a magic carpet of sympathy.
President Donald Trump on Monday attacked his political enemies seeking an upset in Georgia's special congressional election , blasting the leading Democratic candidate as a "super liberal" who "wants to protect criminals, allow illegal immigration and raise taxes!" And if Democrats flip it Tuesday, that could have ripple effects into the 2018 midterms.
For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum, located at 2142 North Genesee Road in Burton, put on the Animal Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15, from 10:30 a.m.to noon. "I think they were after that golden egg that's out there", said Samuel, who also had three other grandchildren participating in the egg hunt. There was one field for children 1 to 4 years old to hunt in and another for ages 5 to 12.
Vettel charged from third on the grid to beat Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas to victory thanks to a good start and some canny strategy from Ferrari, with the German driver feeling that his pace in the middle stint was the killer blow to Mercedes.
Some teams in the past seem to have been able to "flip the switch" once the playoffs come, but aren't teams in a sense playing with fire if they assume they can do that? Asked about the recent poor performance of the team, James replied, "I've got the answer".
Three months from completing a yearlong doping ban, Jones, who fights out of Jackson-Wink MMA in Albuquerque, said Friday he is focusing exclusively on reclaiming the light heavyweight title he's lost twice due to suspensions. Cormier defeated Johnson to win the vacated light heavyweight title in their first go-round, a matchup that was arranged on short notice after champion Jon Jones , scheduled to fight Johnson, was suspended for a hit-and-run incident that forced him to vacate the title.
Celtic took the lead through Sinclair after 24 minutes when he fired into the roof of the net from an acute angle after fine interplay with Patrick Roberts. "Yes, we could", he said. "We played some great football in the Champions League but it is always going to be a hard group no matter who you get, you are dealing with top-quality players".
They were wearing Dallas Cowboy jerseys. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wanted him to play. Before the game, he had the chance to speak to the media and one of the questions was about football. Silver then told Cuban that the National Basketball Association would not honor the contract. "It's a little embarrassing, but I tell you what I'm very lucky".
With the Celtics beating the Brooklyn Nets 114-105, the defeat dropped the Cavs one game behind Boston for first place in the conference. Coach Jason Kidd sets the tone. Hassan Whiteside scored 23 points and grabbed 18 rebounds for Miami. The 2016-2017 regular season was one of the weirdest regular seasons I've been witness to, and not only that, but this has been one of the weirdest regular seasons in the career of one LeBron James .
That would be the last time any lead change would go down as SC would only get as close as two points the rest of the way. "Just kind of the intensity that he brings to the game". Freshman Maik Kotsar will have the main responsibility of handling Karnowski. The men fell short with nothing to be ashamed about. The Ducks are often thought of as a fast-paced, high-flying team.
Real may also leave with regrets, as they could have taken a commanding lead into next week's second leg at the Bernabeu. Arturo Vidal's thumping header steered manager Carlo Ancelotti's side into the lead before Ronaldo equalised early in the second half and added a late victor after Javi Martinez's 60th-minute sending off.
Indiana's defense wasn't impressing anyone either, and overall the team was incredibly average. He scored 43 points in Cleveland's 135-130 double overtime win over the Pacers on April 2nd. The Cavs took the season series from the Pacers , 3-1. He has to play it smart on both ends of the floor. The Cavaliers took three of four regular-season meetings with IN, which has been the streakiest team IN the league this season.
There will be no resting in the playoffs though. The NBA should shrink the number of teams that make the playoffs to a more respectable number, like 10 or 12, and take away the conference playoff system so that the teams with the best record overall make it instead of the top-eight teams in each conference.
As the Sharks get ready for Game 2 on Friday at Rogers Place, once again, having some past experiences to lean on could come into play. "I thought maybe we got a little comfortable, which can't happen". Thornton's knee has been a problem as he sat out the last three games of the regular season and it may even force him out of the lineup for the first game.
As a result, 143 was not that big a task until Badree became the seventh West Indian bowler, in the third over, to take a hat-trick. It was followed by the wicket of Mitch McClenaghan and the third was the scalp of Mumbai Indians' captain Rohit Sharma.
Save for the odd losing streak here and there, this has been the case throughout the season for this young Leafs team. Carrick was drafted by the Caps in 2012 and played 37 games with the hometown squad between 2013 and 2016. Or will the simple depth of Washington's talent be the difference? It will be in how this team reacts to the playoffs, and what habits they fall back on.