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John Wall, Wizards use two staggering runs to climb back in series

John Wall, Wizards use two staggering runs to climb back in series

He scored just one point in 12 minutes in Game 3, but the scoring firepower Olynyk showed before that would spread out the Wizards' defense if Stevens decides to go big alongside Horford. We were able to force a lot of turnovers. Their prize? LeBron James in the Eastern Conference Finals. They started him on Wall, but the Wizards promptly put him into hard Gortat screens, draining his energy.



IPL: Table-toppers Mumbai face confident Punjab

The Kings XI bowlers were at their very best against KKR in the last game and they need to bowl in tight areas today as well to restrict the opposition batting attack. Chris Woakes (2-20) had Shaun Marsh clean bowled off a delivery which came back enough into the left-hander as Kings XI struggled at 56-3 in the ninth over.



Juventus, Real Madrid deserve Champions League final spots, admits Iniesta

Real's Champions League triumphs in 2014 and a year ago have distracted from rivals Barcelona's creeping domination in the domestic league, with the Catalan side winning five of the last seven titles. "They played well, but we have more experience". The result ended Atletico's hopes of making it to the final for the third time in four seasons. "We knew Atletico were going to start well and they had a bit of luck in scoring the two goals, but we knew that if we scored it would kill them", ...


Roy Keane questions the fitness of Juventus match victor

Roy Keane questions the fitness of Juventus match victor

The last player to score against Buffon in a Champions League game was Sevilla's Nicolas Pareja, who did so in the ninth minute of a 3-1 victory for Juventus on November 22. "We are very concentrated on the championship". Higuain's brace leaves Monaco battling to reach the decider ahead of the return leg in Turin next week.



Spurs still fighting, says Pochettino after crushing West Ham loss

How? We have to try to analyse and understand why it was hard for us to get the three points here today". And midfielder Dier admits Tottenham need to pick themselves up for an emotional final game at White Hart Lane against Manchester United next Sunday, before they end the season with trips to Leicester and Hull.



McIlroy dealing with sore back again

Sadly, former Masters victor Danny Willett succumbed to a back injury and withdrew after nine holes of his second round and at 11-over par at the time. Three of the world's top five golfers will tee off between 1:41 and 1:52 when Day, Jordan Spieth, and Hideki Matsuyama hit the links. He wrote on Twitter: "Not good to have to withdraw but swinging very poorly is putting a lot of unwanted strain on the back.