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Celtics Get Top Pick in NBA Draft Lottery

Celtics Get Top Pick in NBA Draft Lottery

Julius Randle extension: The first of the Lakers' lottery picks to become extension eligible may be the hardest to get done, considering their roster is in flux and Randle has not proven his place in the rotation. Additionally, the Celtics most likely received the first pick in an NBA-backed effort to break the Cavs monopoly over the Eastern Conference. For now, the Nets had their team to compete, and headed into 2012-2013 ready to get to the postseason.



Kane scores four as Spurs routs Leicester 6-1

Kane wasn't finished yet and he produced a carbon copy of his third goal in stoppage-time, driving home from the edge of the area to put the seal on his goalscoring masterclass. Ben Chilwell did manage to reduce the deficit just before the hour mark as the ball fell kindly to him after Lloris had rushed out of his goal to deny Jamie Vardy .


Senators top Penguins in Game 3

Senators top Penguins in Game 3

Ottawa usually wins games by one or two goals but they came into Wednesday's contest knowing they had to create more offense, after failing to register a shot on goal for nearly 19 minutes in a game two loss on Monday. "So we use our assets and that's what works". That was the prevailing sentiment in the losing room. That same defensive dominance was showcased Wednesday with Craig Anderson holding down the fort in the net, slipping up only on a late Crosby tapper off a shot from Phil ...


Arsenal keep Champions League qualification hopes alive

Arsenal keep Champions League qualification hopes alive

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has insisted that he has not given up hope of qualifying for the Champions League on the final day of the season. And although Wenger tried to play down the importance of Champions League football, he said he is desperate to see Arsenal qualify for the competition this weekend.



Predators Continue Home Winning Streak, Beat Ducks 2-1 In Game 3

Nashville center Ryan Johansen vented his frustration at how Kesler plays after the Ducks rallied twice in pulling out a 5-3 win Sunday night that tied the Western Conference finals at a game apiece. This is not to say that Rinne's Conn Smythe-worthy performance through the first two rounds has completely evaporated, but his peer in the other net has been by far the better netminder through the first two games of the series - Gibson stopped 43 to Rinne's 27 in Nashville's double-overtime ...