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Celtics G Thomas plans to play in Game 2

Rondo also produced five steals and three blocked shots. "We just had to play". "I know what we're capable of". Dwyane Wade scored eight of those points. "I thought he did a good job, especially early in the game on the first four possessions". What is happening?!? The Bulls offense, a not-great unit, put up 111 points on the Celtics in (what you'd think) was a must-win game for them.


Rockets oust Westbrook's Thunder from NBA playoffs

Rockets oust Westbrook's Thunder from NBA playoffs

The Thunder had a five-point lead entering the fourth quarter and led by 3 after a jump shot by Jerami Grant early in the quarter. The Rockets once again made progress with Thunder guard Russell Westbrook on the bench, holding onto their lead even after Westbrook re-entered the game with 9:09 left.



Vinci hits out at wildcard for Sharapova

With Williams and Madison Keys the only top-10 players missing, the event starts with Sharapova still in the final days of her suspension. Part of the reason as to why Vinci did not approve it was because her compatriot Francesca Schiavone is likely to miss out on a place in Rome in three weeks' time .


Aaron Hernandez's brain to be donated for CTE studies, lawyer say

Aaron Hernandez's brain to be donated for CTE studies, lawyer say

The Medical Examiner's office released a statement saying the brain was being kept because it was part of the investigation into Hernandez's death and could require further analysis. Hernandez's body is at Faggas Funeral Home in Watertown, Massachusetts, according to funeral home secretary Jennifer Smith. Details continue to be reported in the aftermath of the Aaron Hernandez suicide saga.



Sharapova to rediscover glory, returns after a 15-month doping ban

Whatever else is happening on any other tennis court in the world will become irrelevant as Russian multi-millionaire Sharapova, who turned 30 last week, resumes a career that made her the world's richest sportswoman. It's admirable that Sharapova immediately admitted to her error, though the reason behind her use of the substance is still questionable. One situation is for Maria to enter a tournament already in progress on the day her ban is over.


Scott Sinclair fired up by Celtic treble drive

Scott Sinclair fired up by Celtic treble drive

Don't be so tough, they need to feel a little bit more freedom'. Seconds later, Celtic took the lead. It brings to an end a 92-year Hampden Park hoodoo for Celtic , who failed to beat Rangers in the last four of the competition on their previous five attempts since their last victory at this stage in 1925.