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Sport Three points including OT victor in Game 1 — Artemi Panarin
Author: 0 Three points including OT victor in Game 1 — Artemi Panarin

Washington's Philipp Grubauer , who got the nod from coach Barry Trotz for Game 1 over Braden Holtby , has just 79 minutes of playoff experience on his resume. Ovechkin has rebounded from his "worst" season ever - he still had 33 goals previous year - and has been pumping in shots from his favorite spot above the circle once again.

Sport Drake wears Humboldt Broncos jersey to Raptors' playoff opener against Wizards
Author: 0 Drake wears Humboldt Broncos jersey to Raptors' playoff opener against Wizards

DeMar DeRozan scored 17 points, C.J. Miles and OG Anunoby had 12 points each and Kyle Lowry ended with 11 points and nine assists for Toronto, which halted an NBA-worst 10-game losing streak in playoff openers. "That goes to Kyle, he could have a awful night but he'll just make a winning play". "That sequence [after the flagrant] was big for us to get the lead back and get a little momentum, a little push", said Lowry.

Sport Citigroup 1Q profit rises 13 percent, helped by taxes, rates
Author: 0 Citigroup 1Q profit rises 13 percent, helped by taxes, rates

Shares of C stock traded down $1.12 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $71.01. By watching how many shares are trading hands and looking for any changes in that activity, trading opportunities can be spotted along with a deeper understanding of the reliability of other indicators on the stock.

Sport Joe Kelly, Tyler Austin Suspended For Brawl At Fenway Park
Author: 0 Joe Kelly, Tyler Austin Suspended For Brawl At Fenway Park

For as long as I can remember, there was always something explosive about a Yankees Red Sox game. Kelly received six games for throwing at Austin intentionally while Austin got five games for subsequently rushing the mound. Something tells me this won't be the last time this season we see these storied rivals come to blows. When you take that into account I think another two or three games should have been added on.

Sport DA Demands De Lille Explain Her Attendance At EFF Event
Author: 0 DA Demands De Lille Explain Her Attendance At EFF Event

DA chairperson of the federal council‚ James Selfe‚ had earlier said de Lille would have to explain herself but the EFF's Floyd Shivambu accused the party of targeting De Lille. I learnt from Mama Winnie that politics is not for sissies. "She said... "those boys don't know who they dealing with". Norah Moahloli, a retired local teacher and friend for 40 years, said she has patiently waited for Winnie's house to be turned into a monument.

Sport Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos to avoid UEFA ban for tunnel view
Author: 0 Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos to avoid UEFA ban for tunnel view

Manchester United had always been backed as favourites to sign Bale, but the newspaper notes that they now have "close to zero interest" in the 28-year-old due to his "age and cost", plus the recent arrival of Alexis Sanchez. He told Dermot Corrigan at ESPN FC: "Gareth is a Real Madrid player and loves Real Madrid , and Real Madrid love Gareth ". Real earned a dramatic last-minute penalty in their Champions League quarter final tie against Juventus that allowed superstar Cristiano ...

Sport Warriors vs. Spurs 2018 Playoffs
Author: 0 Warriors vs. Spurs 2018 Playoffs

The Greek Freak will be the most talented player on the floor but he can't afford a single night off in this series if Milwaukee are to stand a chance of causing the upset. The Spurs shot 40 percent (32/80) overall and 40.9 percent (9/22) from the three-point line. "I let the team vote on whether they wanted him to stay in the room or not", Popovich said.

Sport RBC Heritage: Ian Poulter grabs Round 3 lead
Author: 0 RBC Heritage: Ian Poulter grabs Round 3 lead

DeChambeau, 24, earned his first PGA Tour win at the John Deere Classic last July and was runner-up to Rory McIlroy at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March. Kim edged ahead with an eight-foot birdie at the second and cancelled out a missed par-save from six feet at the fourth to birdie the next, as Poulter got up-and-down from the bunker to birdie the fifth.

Sport Russell Westbrook responds to announcer's 'cotton-picking' comment: 'What he said wasn't OK'
Author: 0 Russell Westbrook responds to announcer's 'cotton-picking' comment: 'What he said wasn't OK'

Davis will return for the Thunder's Game 2 matchup against the Jazz next Wednesday. Thunder vice president of broadcasting Dan Mahoney denounced Davis' comments in an interview with the Norman Transcript . "I offer my honest apology". 'Brian assures me that it was not meant in any derogatory way, and he apologizes. "This is an appropriate outcome for my actions", Davis concluded.

Sport Kyle Larson sets pace during Saturday's first Cup practice in Bristol
Author: 0 Kyle Larson sets pace during Saturday's first Cup practice in Bristol

It was his second pole of the season, his second at Bristol and the 29th of his premier-series career. The list of marquee drivers who struggled in qualifying included Denny Hamlin (25th), Martin Truex Jr . ET on FOX. "It's always better for me". "It's continually changing and I think that shows well for a driver that can adapt". Emporia, VA's Elliott Sadler was 31st in practice in the Armour Meats Chevrolet.

Sport Cherry pays further tribute to Humboldt Broncos, calls for fundraising support
Author: 0 Cherry pays further tribute to Humboldt Broncos, calls for fundraising support

In a statement, Dayna's family says she passed away peacefully this afternoon in a hospital in Saskatoon. "Dayna will be forever remembered for her joyful smile, and her passion and love of sport". "It's grown so much since then", she said. "It was my first time on the bus and it was just a coincidence that we were going through the Rogers Pass".

Sport No guarantees for Anthony Martial
Author: 0 No guarantees for Anthony Martial

When asked if he wants to bring in more competition for Lukaku this summer, he said: "I don't". "I don't. If I have more competition for him, I have more competition for the other ones and then they are not happy because they are not playing", Mourinho was quoted as saying by Sky Sports News.

Sport Valverde impressed as Barca bounce back to set new La Liga record
Author: 0 Valverde impressed as Barca bounce back to set new La Liga record

Ernesto Valverde's side lead nearest challengers Atletico Madrid by 14 points in the standings, with Atletico hosting Levante and fourth-placed Real visiting basement club Malaga on Sunday. Pique, already booked, endured a hard 45 minutes and as he and Marc-Andre ter Stegen dallied at the back and the latter's skewed pass fell to Carlos Soler.

Sport Carrick reveals what he said to inspire Pogba's Manchester derby performance
Author: 0 Carrick reveals what he said to inspire Pogba's Manchester derby performance

Mourinho feels Pogba's form would be more consistent if he worked harder in-between matches. United rode on a sublime second-half performance by French midfielder Paul Pogba to seal a memorable 3-2 victory at the Etihad Stadium, but Mourinho said subsequent training sessions were spent in getting his players to move on from that win.

Sport Sloppy start against City frustrates Spurs boss Pochettino
Author: 0 Sloppy start against City frustrates Spurs boss Pochettino

Man City came into the tie a wounded team, after suffering a derby heartache against Manchester United last weekend and mid-week's frustrating Champions League exit in the quarter finals. Replays subsequently showed contact was made outside of the area, but that did not stop Gundogan converting with a brilliant penalty. The Blues trailed to goals by Dusan Tadic and Jan Bednarek at St Mary's but Olivier Giroud came on as a 61st-minute substitute to spark a stunning turnaround with his ...

Sport Travis d'Arnaud: Set for Tommy John surgery
Author: 0 Travis d'Arnaud: Set for Tommy John surgery

He spent the past couple of days weighing his treatment options. Tomas Nido is now the only backstop on the Mets' 25-man roster with d'Arnaud and Plawecki sidelined. D'Arnaud was transferred to the 60-day DL. The Mets made several moves to round our their roster Friday ahead of the series opener against the Brewers at Citi Field.

Sport Premier League Clubs Vote Against Introduction Of VAR For Next Season
Author: 0 Premier League Clubs Vote Against Introduction Of VAR For Next Season

Premier League clubs have voted against the full-on introduction of video assistant referees (VAR) in the top flight for next season. The Premier League's clubs have opted for an additional season of review and experimentation - and also the use of VAR in both the League and FA Cups - ahead of potential implementation for the 2019-20 Premier League.

Sport Foxtel, Seven land cricket rights
Author: 0 Foxtel, Seven land cricket rights

Cricket Australia says the deal is worth nearly $1.2 billion over six years. Under the deal with Cricket Australia , Pay TV provider Foxtel will have exclusive rights to some BBL matches as well as simulcast rights for live Tests and worldwide limited-overs matches, The Australian reports.

Sport Real Madrid-Bayern Munich, Liverpool-Roma in Champions League semis
Author: 0 Real Madrid-Bayern Munich, Liverpool-Roma in Champions League semis

They also met in last season's quarterfinals, when Real triumphed, 6-3, on aggregate. I still think Cristiano Ronaldo is too much. In German media, Kovac is regarded to be only second choice for Bayern. The Eagles have since enjoyed a stunning transformation. "We were very close to each other and we are good friends". "That information made it to the outside - definitely not out of Frankfurt - is very annoying, unprofessional and lacking in respect".

Sport Gov. Greitens' attorneys allege prosecutor misconduct
Author: 0 Gov. Greitens' attorneys allege prosecutor misconduct

Unlike prior Missouri governors, his official photo hanging in government offices statewide features his full family - a wife and two young boys - rather than just himself. On top of that, Martin claimed the tape shows major flaws in K.S.'s testimony and that it tells "an entirely different story about K.S.'s interaction with the governor and it undercuts her credibility".

Author: 0 Aguero to miss City's trip to Spurs

And City, having appeared nearly unbeatable at times this season, go into the Spurs game having lost five of their last 10 games in all competitions. [In 2016], never before, in the National Basketball Association finals, one team recovered from 3-1 down. Cavaliers won against Golden State Warriors 4-3.

Sport Wide receiver Cameron Meredith joins New Orleans Saints
Author: 0 Wide receiver Cameron Meredith joins New Orleans Saints

According to a report, the Bears are concerned about Meredith's health. He tore his ACL late in the 2017 preseason and it is clear now more than ever that the Bears were not comfortable in giving him that money due to his injury. The Saints already boast a top receiver in Michael Thomas, but they add both depth and speed in Meredith, who should come in during three and four-wide sets.

Sport Kadri to have hearing for actions in Maple Leafs game against Bruins
Author: 0 Kadri to have hearing for actions in Maple Leafs game against Bruins

I certainly wasn't trying to hit him when he was down like that. It happened pretty quick, and I think he was reaching for the puck. "If he's still standing up, there's nothing wrong with that". The Bruins dominated the Leafs in Game 1, winning 5-1. It's his first suspension since April 2016, when he got hit with a four-game ban for a cross-check on the Detroit Red Wings' Luke Glendening.

Sport Seahawks sign Sebastian Janikowski to a one-year contract
Author: 0 Seahawks sign Sebastian Janikowski to a one-year contract

The deal comes after Janikowski met with the Seahawks on Tuesday. Janikowski, nicknamed "The Polish Cannon", is one of only three players remaining in the National Football League from the 2000 draft, in which he was drafted 17th overall out of Florida State by the Raiders.

Sport Formula 1, China GP: Verstappen, Hamilton ready to tangle again
Author: 0 Formula 1, China GP: Verstappen, Hamilton ready to tangle again

Vettel, who has won the first two races of the season, was 0.862s down on Hamilton's fastest effort. The British reigning world champion topped the time sheet with a best lap of one minute and 33.482 seconds in Shanghai , just.007 seconds ahead of Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen in windy, moist conditions.

Sport Anthony Martial seeks showdown talks with Man United boss
Author: 0 Anthony Martial seeks showdown talks with Man United boss

The answer is if you want what I call dry answers, I have dry answers. " Marcus Rashford is a player with more appearances since I arrived at the club [than anyone else]". 'Only 11 can start. "There is nothing I can do". Mourinho also dismissed the idea that he will sign another striker this summer as competition for Romelu Lukaku.

Sport NHL: Penguins start Stanley Cup Playoffs hot vs Flyers
Author: 0 NHL: Penguins start Stanley Cup Playoffs hot vs Flyers

The Penguins allowed 176 goals in 5-on-5 play this season, which was fifth-worst in the National Hockey League and the worst among any team in the playoffs. Offensively, the Penguins dominated, led by Sidney Crosby's hat trick. Malkin led the Penguins with 42 goals and 98 points. As for Crosby, he completed the season with 29 goals and 60 assists in 82 games.

Sport National Basketball Association first-round playoff matchups set
Author: 0 National Basketball Association first-round playoff matchups set

He says he's tried this season to "change the narrative" about what a player in his 15th season is capable of doing. They are very Spurs-like to me. Lately, however, everybody else is stepping up-including the sensational Ben Simmons . With this promising to be one of the most anticipated matchups of the first round , here are five keys for the Heat as they prepare to take on the Sixers.

Sport Cowboys cut 3-time Pro Bowl receiver Dez Bryant
Author: 0 Cowboys cut 3-time Pro Bowl receiver Dez Bryant

Months of speculation over his future comes to an end with the decision, which reportedly came after a surprisingly short meeting between Bryant and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones . The Cowboys, long considered a team likely interested in Thomas, now has a lot more salary cap room and flexibility. Here, we look back at the most memorable moments from Bryant's Cowboys tenure.