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Sports Celtics Brown out Game 1 vs. 76ers with hamstring injury
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The Philadelphia 76ers (3) and Boston Celtics (2) renew an old basketball rivalry tonight in Round 2 of the 2018 NBA Playoffs. The Sixers face the top-seeded Boston Celtics, who are coming off a grueling seven-game series against the Milwaukee Bucks .

Sports Tom Brady confirms he will play on for New England Patriots
Author: 0 Tom Brady confirms he will play on for New England Patriots

So far, Bundchen has agreed to allow Brady to play for two more seasons but the future beyond that remains up in the air. Brady is someone that is dedicated to his craft and taking care of himself. Many expected the Patriots to draft another replacement for Brady last week. But this time, they would like to finish the job together. If you're taking the under, you must believe that Tom Brady won't be " Tom Brady " this season.

Sports Jacob deGrom exits start after four innings with hyperextended right elbow
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Teheran had his second-straight no-decision against Philadelphia on Friday. We've beat that drum these last few weeks in this space. He hasn't allowed a run in his past 18 1/3 innings. But Chicago hasn't supported him with the bats, leaving him with an 0-2 record. Yoenis Cespedes hit his seventh homer of the season in the sixth for the Mets and finished with three hits.

Sports It got heated between Drake, Cavs player after Raptors game
Author: 0 It got heated between Drake, Cavs player after Raptors game

ESPN reports that the "Nice for What" rapper, 31, and the National Basketball Association star, 33, went head-to-head on Tuesday, May 1, during halftime at Game 1 after Perkins was allegedly bashing former teammate Serge Ibaka . This is not the first time this postseason that the "Nice For What" rapper was not so nice to an opposing team's player. Although he wasn't in uniform on Tuesday, Perkins traded angry words with Drake , Toronto's global ambassador , as the teams walked off at ...

Sports Jazz Hold Off Rockets To Even Series At 1-1
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He also hit his first 3-pointers of the playoffs and played hounding defense against the Rockets' All-Star backcourt. Mitchell was first-team All-ACC last season at Louisville. It was the game Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni had been dreading as his team eased its way into this postseason. Paul had 23 points, five rebounds, three assists and was a minus-3 in 35 minutes on Wednesday night.

Sports David Akers trolls Cowboys fans announcing Eagles pick
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Running back Darren Sproles will remain with the Philadelphia Eagles next season after agreeing to a one-year contract Saturday. Wendell Smallwood fell out of favor last year and Donnel Pumphrey, the rookie fourth-round pick he Eagles traded ahead of the Cowboys to secure, didn't dress for a game last year.

Sports Ohtani to miss Tuesday start due to ankle injury
Author: 0 Ohtani to miss Tuesday start due to ankle injury

There's no timetable now set for the 23-year-old pitcher/slugger to return to the field, though he's expected to undergo further evaluation on Saturday. "We don't know yet", Scioscia said of his start. Scioscia added the team would not place Ohtani on the disabled list. At this point, his status is still day-to-day.

Sports Pablo Zabaleta warns Manchester City's best is still to come
Author: 0 Pablo Zabaleta warns Manchester City's best is still to come

Fernandinho got on the scoresheet in City's 4-1 win over West Ham United on Sunday, and the Brazilian wants to maintain their high standards to ensure that the team will be remembered in 100 years' time. Last weekend's 5-0 thrashing of Swansea showed the champions hadn't taken their eye off the ball, even if goalkeeper Ederson's unsuccessful campaign to take a penalty was a sign of the relaxed mood in the City camp.

Sports IPL: Watson, Dhoni star as Chennai beat Delhi
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Vijay Shankar kept hitting until the end and was rewarded with an unbeaten 54 from 31 balls that got his team past 200 but the Daredevils fell short in the end. The early departure of the left-handed Suresh Raina failed to perturb Rayudu and Dhoni, who ensured seamers Trent Boult and Liam Plunkett walked off the field with particularly expensive figures.

Sports Nate Diaz and UFC discussing UFC 227 return bout
Author: 0 Nate Diaz and UFC discussing UFC 227 return bout

Diaz hasn't fought since losing a majority decision to McGregor in August 2016. However, one of the most colorful personalities the promotion has ever seen could finally be making his return this summer, and that's where we will begin our look at some of the biggest UFC headlines for Tuesday, May 1.

Sports 4 reasons Celtics won Game 1 despite another key injury
Author: 0 4 reasons Celtics won Game 1 despite another key injury

The All-Star center scored 31 points, nabbed 13 rebounds and dished out five assists. The red-hot Celtics hit 17 three-pointers on the night, as the Sixers regularly blew rotations and coverages, leaving shooters wide open. Boston won't shoot that well every night, even if the Sixers' defensive issues were partially at fault. Once that happens, the apparent gulf between these teams after one game should shrink considerably.

Sports Raptors are realistic about James match up, others can't go off
Author: 0 Raptors are realistic about James match up, others can't go off

Many of the Raps' current players saw the Cavs' previous wins firsthand the past two seasons and it makes me wonder if deep down James and Co. aren't already in their heads a little. Is this the season the Toronto Raptors finally vanquish the Cavaliers , or will it be more of the same. James was at his scintillating best in the first round against the Pacers and he had to be in order to help the Cavaliers progress to the Eastern Conference semi-finals.

Sports Real Madrid bench Gareth Bale, Casemiro vs. Bayern Munich
Author: 0 Real Madrid bench Gareth Bale, Casemiro vs. Bayern Munich

The Germans, eliminated in the Champions League semifinals in four of the last five seasons, pressured until the end but couldn't keep alive their hopes of a treble. Bayern unsuccessfully appealed for a handball by Marcelo just before halftime, when the Madrid defender appeared to be just inside the area. Bayern dealt well with the setback and could have reclaimed the lead as Ribery teed up Thomas Muller but his shot was tame.

Sports Steven Gerrard to Rangers: Chris Sutton drops major hint on announcement
Author: 0 Steven Gerrard to Rangers: Chris Sutton drops major hint on announcement

The former Liverpool and England captain, now in charge of the under-18s side at Anfield, said on BT Sport on Tuesday night that he has held initial discussions with the Scottish Premiership club. Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard has been strongly linked with the role and is long odds-on to be appointed Rangers boss. Assistant coaches Jimmy Nicholl and Jonatan Johansson will take over dugout responsibilities for Saturday's home game with Kilmarnock while Rangers chiefs look to ...

Sports Australian cricket shake-up confirmed in new schedule
Author: 0 Australian cricket shake-up confirmed in new schedule

A start time for that clash is yet to be confirmed, with Indian officials reportedly reluctant to agree to a day-night Test. The Gabba Test however has been shunted to the Australia Day weekend in January when Sri Lanka will play a day-night fixture in the first Test of a two-Test series featuring another game in Canberra.

Sports Connolly's goal key in win over Penguins
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Capitals forward Brett Connolly just joined Jakub Vrana with an National Hockey League first of his own. While the Capitals don't do anything that insane, they are utilizing rather impressive graphic projections on the ice these days. Washington had much more to prove, though, after going down 2-0 to Columbus at home and reeling off four straight wins. Vrana, with his first career playoff goal, made it 2-0 on the powerplay about 14 minutes later after taking a pass from Lars Eller .

Sports Stephen Curry probable for Game 2 vs. Pelicans
Author: 0 Stephen Curry probable for Game 2 vs. Pelicans

The good news appears to be that the Warriors training staff has handled his injury extremely cautiously, so there isn't too much of a concern regarding him returning prematurely. The back of my mind I know I'm still durable, I'm still a player that's expected to be out there every single night helping my team win. Curry returned to practice last week.

Sports Eastern Conference Semi-Final Preview- Raptors vs Cavaliers
Author: 0 Eastern Conference Semi-Final Preview- Raptors vs Cavaliers

This is the third postseason series between the teams , all coming in the last three years: Cleveland took the first two, winning eight of the 10 games contested. The win also gave nervy locals a temporary reprieve from growing fears that James, born in nearby Akron, might elect to leave his home-state franchise for the second time when he has the right to become a free agent on July 1.

Sports Conte keen for Cahill to play ahead of World Cup
Author: 0 Conte keen for Cahill to play ahead of World Cup

Cahill was dropped from the England squad for the friendly matches against Italy and the Netherlands last month as Swansea's Alfie Mawson and Burnley's James Tarkowski were called up to the side for the first time. I'm sure he will take the best decision'. 'Gary is our captain and he is the vice-captain of the national team, because we are talking about a player with fantastic experience.

Sports Trump expected to speak at NRA convention this week in Dallas
Author: 0 Trump expected to speak at NRA convention this week in Dallas

Trump suggested that law enforcement officials take guns away from people determined to be a threat, without due process. Agency spokesman Shawn L. Holtzclaw also told the Post that "individuals determined to be carrying firearms will not be allowed past a predetermined outer perimeter checkpoint, regardless of whether they possess a ticket to the event".

Sports Klopp's private prediction to Coutinho about Liverpool comes true
Author: 0 Klopp's private prediction to Coutinho about Liverpool comes true

Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold in action with Roma's Cengiz Under. But Klopp admitted he couldn't have hoped for a more dynamic display from his team. In the moment it doesn't feel all positive because they scored two goals but believe me tomorrow I will see the really good parts because it was brilliant.

Sports Surfer breaks world record for biggest wave ever surfed
Author: 0 Surfer breaks world record for biggest wave ever surfed

Being acknowledged for his accomplishment at the WSL Big Wave Awards is something that carries significant meaning for Koxa, who has had to overcome massive physical and mental setbacks to surf the powerful wave at Nazaré. Now, I'm just so happy and this is the best day of my life. Koxa surfed an 80-foot monster wave in the waters off Nazare, one of the country's most popular seaside resorts, on November 8.

Sports Mohamed Salah's image rights dispute with Egyptian Football Association drags on
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah's image rights dispute with Egyptian Football Association drags on

Officials with knowledge of the meeting said the order to quickly resolve the dispute came from the 'highest political level.' The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief the media. I was hoping the handling (of the dispute) would be classier than this", Salah tweeted Sunday. Ramy Abbas, Salah's agent, said he has been waiting for a response from Egyptian officials.