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Bucks advance for first time in 18 years and face Celtics

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Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving were out with injuries for the Celtics past year. Mitchell finished the game with 31 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists while scoring 19 in the fourth quarter. The Boston Celtics breezed through their first-round National Basketball Association playoff series with the Indiana Pacers . Top-seeded Milwaukee cruised through the first three games and after a slow start in Game 4, they took control late and won by a comfortable 23 points. Read More »

Tyreek Hill Won't Face Charges For Child Abuse Allegations

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Tyreek Hill and his fiance will not face charges for an alleged battery of a child. 'We believe that a crime has occurred, ' Howe said. The March 14 case, however, was turned over to the DA's office for review, and the communications director for the Kansas Department of Children and Families told Yahoo Sports that a report had been received and an investigation was ongoing. Read More »

Rashford: We must get back to playing like United

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On Wednesday evening, Reds supporters needed the necessary and somewhat unlikely to occur; they needed a reeling and hapless United to beat Robots FC and the generally awesome Manchester City . That's the challenge for us to get to and we're clearly not there now. "We shouldn't expect the opponent to drop points". We're not thinking or planning on Thursday nights [in the Europa League ]. Read More »

This is how Spurs can help Liverpool win the title tonight

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It's not hard to guess who the fourth club is, Manchester United , 20% of whose supporters would rather see their club relegated than the Reds win the title. "They need to do themselves a favour", Van Dijk said when asked if United could help out Liverpool. "If you are only motivated to win the Holy Grail, then something is wrong with you", Klopp told reporters. Read More »

Robbie Fowler appointed Brisbane Roar head coach

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The 44-year-old, who earned the nickname "God" for his goalscoring exploits with the English Premier League giants in the 1990s, has joined the Roar on a two-year contract. 'It's a tough job, it's a tough ask, but I believe I'm the right man to do that, bringing in the right player. "You could have Jurgen Klopp here, you could have Pep Guardiola, it doesn't necessarily mean they are going to be great managing Brisbane". Read More »

Nope, Damian Lillard's series victor wasn't a bad shot

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The first time was in Game 6 of the first round of the 2014 playoffs against the Houston Rockets. Paul George , the Thunder forward guarding Lillard during the final seconds of the game, called Lillard's three-pointer a "bad, bad shot", despite the guard shooting for 8-of-12 from 30-plus feet this postseason. Read More »

Colorado Avalanche: Top 5 Moments from 2019 Round 1

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Backstrom scored the first two goals of Game 5, including the game-winner to help Washington off to a blazing start, and also chipped in two assists for a four-point game. "I can't explain it to you why some of those went away". The Predators will try their best to find an answer for Benn, Seguin, and Radulov, but performances like these make you wonder if they can be denied. Read More »

Barty prepares for friendly Belarus fire

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Barty had earlier given Australia a 2-1 lead after a superb mixture of tactics, scrambling defense and a powerful service game to beat Sabalenka 6-2 6-2. She served out to love and took the set on an ace. Former US Open champion Stosur has often struggled on home soil, although success hasn't been completely elusive. Read More »

Jazz stave off elimination with 107-91 win over Rockets

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Houston hit a three to start the game before Crowder scored nine straight Jazz points. Eric Gordon , who has earned plaudits throughout the series for making life hard for Mitchell, said he simply couldn't do enough of that in the fourth quarter this time. Read More »

Newcastle Have Matched Last Season's Premier League Standings

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With survival a racing certainty, attention will now turn in earnest to manager Rafael Benitez's elusive contract. Muto has certainly not had the desired impact in England since leaving the Bundesliga and has been frozen out by Benitez in the second half of the season. Read More »

Salah wants to leave Liverpool

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However, the Mirror understands that Liverpool are not willing to part with the player, despite him wanting to leave the club regardless of them potentially pipping Manchester City to the Premier League title. The Reds returned to the summit of the Premier League table with a 2-0 win over Cardiff City in the Welsh capital on Sunday, courtesy of goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and James Milner. Read More »

'Lisbon Lion' Billy McNeill passes away

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He managed Clyde, Aberdeen, Manchester City and Aston Villa too. McNeill joined Celtic in 1957 from junior side Blantyre Victoria and holds the club record for most appearances with 822 over 18 seasons. He was succeeded by Alex Ferguson at the latter, but might never have left in 1978 but for Stein stepping down at Celtic and recommending his former captain as the man to replace him. Read More »

Robbie Gould requests trade, won't negotiate long-term deal

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The possibility of Robbie Gould returning to the Chicago Bears is the now strongest it's been since the team released him in 2016. It appears per Schefter's tweet that the two sides were still trying to iron out a multi-year contract when Gould's trade request came in. Read More »

Kings coach Luke Walton accused of sex assault in lawsuit

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No date is given for the alleged assault. "I thought he was going to rape me ", she said. She claimed that "every time I showed up to practice or games, he [Walton] would be sure to hug me and kiss me on my cheek. Walton, a son of Basketball Hall of Famer Bill Walton, won two championships with the Lakers during an 11-year NBA career. After he stopped serving as an analyst, Walton offered Tennant "advice and mentorship", according to the lawsuit. Read More »

Quickest-ever goal scored in EPL, in less than 8 seconds

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It should be enough for Ralph Hasenhuttl's side, especially after 17th-placed Brighton lost 1-0 at Tottenham on Tuesday , to fall three points behind Southampton . The Northern Ireland global was caught napping by Long for what had looked to be the game's decisive goal and was never comfortable in a shaky display. Read More »

Michael Owen gives his prediction for Tottenham v Brighton

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Dier, who is hoping to feature at the new stadium for the first time when they host relegation-threatened Brighton on Tuesday evening, admitted it has been tough to watch from the sidelines. Sissoko's midfield teammate Harry Winks is also unlikely to be unavailable, which means that Pochettino's options will be severely limited in the middle of the park. Read More »

After firing Igor Kokoskov, who's next on the Suns' coaching carousel?

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There are reports that the Phoenix Suns has fired their head coach. Igor Kokoskov's message during the Suns' final team meeting was about growth, star Devin Booker recalled. Phoenix had a franchise-worst 17-game losing streak in 2018-19 and became the first team in the shot-clock era (1954-55) to be held under 10 points in the first quarter of consecutive games. Read More »

Seahawks & Chiefs "Deep In Talks" On Monster Trade Involving Frank Clark

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Clark, in his fifth season, is coming off a career year in 2018. Defensive end Frank Clark was a major part of the Seattle Seahawks' recent success up front, and was considered a key piece to its defensive line. Kansas City was in need of a pass-rusher after trading Dee Ford and releasing Justin Houston , and the amount they paid both in draft capital and money reflects how highly they think of Clark. Read More »

Blazers believe past postseason failures have helped them vs. Thunder

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Game 5 is Tuesday in Portland , and the Blazers can eliminate the Thunder . What could Westbrook, who infamously ignores questions even after wins, say when his team just lost a pivotal Game 4 at home and he shot them that way with a ghastly 5-for-21 shooting performance, with just a single second-half-point? Through four games, one team's stars are outplaying their counterparts. Read More »

Giants GM Dave Gettleman defends himself against critics

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I tried my best, the situation I had been in since I got there never changed. we were still losing. In responding to his supporters and haters, Beckham Jr . Since the last second of the Super Bowl ticked away in early February, the mock drafts, big boards, and player stock evaluations have been nonstop. Read More »

Yankees star Judge sidelined with injury

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And he could join the long list of now injured Yankees players, which also includes Giancarlo Stanton , Luis Severino , Didi Gregorius , Miguel Andujar and Gary Sanchez - although the last two might be on their ways back . Anderson quickly moved to field the ball, slipped, then got up limping as a team trainer came out along with manager Bob Melvin. After a brief discussion, Anderson threw two warmup pitches before Melvin called for reliever Yusmeiro Petit. Read More »

Ole Gunnar Solskjær insists he is right manager for Manchester United

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But, despite Man Utd's fans disdain for Liverpool, Walker says that, on the field, he expects Wednesday's derby to be a tight one between two of the league's top clubs. "There is no hiding place on the pitch". 'We focus on Wednesday and sure we'll get a response, ' he added. "Pogba, who struggled like most on Merseyside this weekend in his 90 minutes on the field, told Sky Sports: "[In the dressing room after the game] we let the manager speak, the staff speak and they spoke the truth. Read More »

Lakers meeting with Lue regarding coaching vacancy

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It's not yet known how much the NBA's best player will figure in to the Lakers' decision. Whoever gets hired should have an easier time than Walton. Williams went 173-221 in five seasons with the New Orleans Hornets/Pelicans, from 2010-15. Pelinka has also talked with Philadelphia 76ers assistant Monty Williams about the Lakers opening, with Wojnarowski indicating a second visit is likely. Read More »

Egypt's Sam Morsy delighted after Wigan upset Leeds United

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The setback means Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds now sit in third, three points behind Sheffield United with just two games remaining. "In the moments where we dominated less, they dominated us and scored goals". But matters very soon went pear shaped and the physical, defensive presence of Phillips that Bielsa eluded too was quickly being missed with United's defence and midfield at sixes and sevens against Brentford's pace. Read More »

Australia beats Belarus to make first Fed Cup final since 1993

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World number nine Barty was flawless all weekend, winning both her singles matches against Sabalenka and Azarenka in straight sets before lining up in the doubles, and she needed to be. That followed another clinic from Barty, who swept aside world No.10 Sabalenka 6-2 6-2 in another commanding performance less than an hour down the road from her Ipswich home. Read More »

Real Madrid will look to loan Gareth Bale out next season — Marca

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The FA Cup finalists could finish seventh while Saints are fighting to protect their top-flight status but Gracia will be sending his players out with a clear message. "The shame was he had a chance to score and I felt sorry for him because I would have liked him to score today", Zidane said. "Honestly, I don't understand it". Read More »

Pan claims first Tour win

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Pan has now set his sights on the PGA Championship in May, the Players next March, and the 2020 Masters, according to Golfweek, a USA website that covers major professional golf tours. The overall highlight came when Johnson dropped a massive 47- foot putts. He barely got it out, shook his head and tossed his wedge down against his bag. Read More »

Steve Smith replaces Ajinkya Rahane as Rajasthan Royals captain

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Rishabh Pant's blistering 78 off just 36 balls not only helped Delhi Capitals cruise to a six-wicket win but also saw them leapfrog Chennai Super Kings (CSK) into top spot on the table, albeit that MS Dhoni's team has a game in hand. Jasprit Bumrah then trapped Ashton Turner (0) in front of the wicket with Rajasthan still needing 9 runs off the last 11 balls. Moreover, Smith did not shy away from praising Rahane and called him a "terrific guy". Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus star reveals transfer decision after Champions League woe

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Bundled out of Europe by Ajax in midweek, Massimiliano Allegri's men completed a domestic formality thanks to Alex Sandro's first-half header and a German Pezzella own goal eight minutes after the interval. However, the jumbo screens inside Allianz Stadium flashed No. 37 to include the 2005 and 2006 titles that were stripped in the Calciopoli match-fixing scandal. Read More »

NBA coach sued over 'hotel room assault' of female reporter

Tennant on the bed, placing his hips and legs over her body". She said that Walton would often greet her with an aggressive hug or kiss despite her telling him the advances were unwanted. The Kings have said, "We are aware of the report and are gathering additional information". Walton's reps declined to comment on the report, per TMZ. Read More »

Capitals vs. Hurricanes Game 6

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Oshie , to a broken clavicle. "That was a pretty great response", Backstrom said after matching his 2018 playoff total with five goals through five games in this first round. The Washington Capitals look for their first road win of the series to advance to the second round. "It's not always running people over", defenseman Matt Niskanen said earlier this month. Read More »

Houston Rockets: 3 takeaways from Game 3 win

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When informed by ESPN of his early shooting struggles, Harden replied: "Oh, for real?" "Keep shooting. Keep being aggressive", Harden said of his only thoughts. Tucker, who finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds, grabbed the rebound, was fouled, making one of his two free throws. Harden gave little credit to the Jazz defense for his shooting performance. Read More »