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Best to lead Lions against Chiefs

That possibility was also in the mind of Chiefs coach Dave Rennie who said he expected the Lions would be desperate to push their cases for test consideration against his team. "There will be some tough debates and discussions to have on the final make-up of what the back-row is going to be for Saturday". "I've no doubt he will be 100 per cent fit".


Lions Tour: Lions ready to tackle Crusaders in physical clash in Christchurch

Lions Tour: Lions ready to tackle Crusaders in physical clash in Christchurch

For the Lions , this is a chance to get their tour on track after barely squeaking a win over the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians , before losing to the Blues. Not to say that the Lions were entirely blameless but in those days when the touch-judges, as the assistant referees were called then, were not required to intervene and inform the referee of any indiscretion he may have missed, and certainly when there was no TMO to refer to, players could get away with murder.


NHL: Nashville coach asks fans to stop tossing catfish on ice

NHL: Nashville coach asks fans to stop tossing catfish on ice

Bonino now boasts four goals and seven points through 21 postseason games, a step back from the 18 points in 24 games that he was able to put up during the team's successful championship run in 2016. He also assisted goal No. 3 of the night for his first multi-point game since February. Which Rinne shows up for Game 5 may well determine which team returns to Nashville with a 3-2 series lead.



Twins select Royce Lewis No. 1 overall in MLB Draft

Named national player of the year by the National High School Coaches Association, he impressed evaluators and teammates alike with his selfless attitude. "I don't even know yet", he said, wearing a Cincinnati cap and jersey. He went 10-3 with a 2.34 ERA and a school-record 140 strikeouts in 104 innings while batting.343 with 17 home runs, 56 RBIs and a.464 on-base percentage.


Rick Barry: Kevin Durant's Finals performance 'one of the best ever'

Rick Barry: Kevin Durant's Finals performance 'one of the best ever'

By contrast, NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who joined the Warriors last July, has a supporting cast that won a record-setting 73 regular season games last season. "Winning is fantastic. I've been so lucky to be part of so many championship teams as a player and now as a coach, and it never gets old", Kerr said after Monday's win.


Ratings for Predators - Penguins Stanley Cup Final peak in Pittsburgh

Ratings for Predators - Penguins Stanley Cup Final peak in Pittsburgh

The Penguins won the final series, four games to two. Team captain Sidney Crosby was awarded the Conn Smyth trophy as Most Valuable Player of this year's Stanley Cup playoffs - the second time he has claimed the honor. The 29-year-old also stated that even if he did return, it probably would not have been in the team's best interests. "I talked at the start of the season about keeping two goalies", said Rutherford.