Highlights of Sunday's National Basketball Association games
- May 02, 2017

Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens argues a call during the first quarter of a second-round NBA playoff series basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Sunday, April, 30, 2017, in Boston . Avery Bradley (18 points, usual stellar defense) continued his consistently good play he's displayed since the final four games of the Bulls series. (more...)
Starting with Bears, surprises galore on Day 1 of NFL draft
- May 01, 2017

DT Dalvin Tomlinson, second round, 55th overall , to the New York Giants. "If I fell below the Cardinals, I don't know" what might have happened, Reddick said. The former MI tight end likely would have already been drafted in not for the ACL injury he suffered in the Wolverines' bowl game in January. It tied the record for the most tight ends ever selected in Round 1 . (more...)
Silfverberg scores 2, Ducks beat Oilers 6-3 in Game 3 Silfverberg scores 2, Ducks beat Oilers 6-3 in Game 3
- May 01, 2017

They saw how the San Jose Sharks responded in Game 4 of that playoff series, scoring 15 seconds in and putting up seven goals in Edmonton's most lopsided playoff loss in history. Perhaps that's why the Ducks' second straight loss at home barely caused a flicker of apparent concern in their calm dressing room. Russell's shot from the point deflected off Ryan-Nugent Hopkins and Maroon and by Gibson with 40 seconds remaining. (more...)
Capsule preview of the Raptors-Cavaliers series
- May 01, 2017

That is a lot of points given up but fortunately for the Raptors, they are second in these playoffs in their defensive rating with 100.7. Best of all, the four-time NBA MVP is having a blast even with the rigorous training. The Raptors bring forth a charge, but too much offensive firepower gives Cleveland a Game 1 victory. They went 38-45-3 ATS overall and 19-21-3 at home. (more...)
Arsenal want to win FA Cup for Wenger, says Ramsey
- April 30, 2017

Toure said: "I think the referees have to stop this". "I didn't speak to the doctors". "We were close to scoring and on the break they are very good". But they switched off to allow Nacho Monreal to equalise and, despite City hitting the woodwork through Toure and Fernandinho, it was the Gunners who prevailed after Alexis Sanchez scrambled a 101st-minute victor. (more...)
Texans QB Watson: I can do things a lot of people can't Texans QB Watson: I can do things a lot of people can't
- April 30, 2017

When he finally won the job a year ago, he got injured just before the playoffs, giving up his job to former starter Brock Osweiler . To be a big-time star at Clemson , to play the last two National Championships and to win it a year ago with a last second touchdown.if we could bottle that and sell it, we could all be millionaires! It doesn't hurt that he'll have a very good group of pass catchers waiting for him in Houston . (more...)