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Celtics earn home win, take 3-2 lead

With a one-word response and prompt exit, Chicago Bulls Coach Fred Hoiberg became the latest to provide a must-see moment during a 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs news conference. Washington now have a 3-2 series lead, with Game 6 taking place in Atlanta this weekend. The Bulls have had one of the most remarkably inconsistent seasons of any team in franchise history, and as their playoff run takes on a similar tone, they were hoping to right the ship in Game 5-but it didn't ...



United Airlines to pay up to $10000 to bumped passengers

United Airlines revealed its version of the April 9 incident in which a passenger was forcibly removed from a plane on Thursday, and listed customer service changes . There were no takers, so the airline randomly selected four people to be bumped from the flight. By June, United expects to have a team in place to help gate agents find ways to use nearby airports, other airlines and ground transportation to get passengers and crews to their destinations.


Donald, DeLaet share RBC Heritage lead

Donald, DeLaet share RBC Heritage lead

Canadian Graham DeLaet and Luke Donald are the men to catch after both players carded rounds of 67 to move two shots clear of their nearest challengers on 10-under par. He had five birdies to reach eight under at the Harbour Town links. He's in good because fifth place pays $260,000. Donald fired out to a 65 in the morning wave, earning him the early clubhouse lead.


Caps, Pens arrive at showdown with key differences from '16

Caps, Pens arrive at showdown with key differences from '16

The Pens are 4-1 in their last five overall and 11-4 in their last 15 following a win while the Caps are 14-3 in their last 17 against the Metro and 61-20 in their last 81 home games. The lead takeaway is the insane rise in ratings for the Columbus Blue Jackets. He tied for a league-best 42 wins , while posting a . 925 save percentage and 2.07 goals allowed average in the regular season.



Warriors F Kevin Durant to play in Game 4 against the Blazers

The defending conference champion Warriors swept Portland in its fourth playoff appearance in as many years. Should Durant play like that for his Warriors on Monday, they will pretty much be a lock to earn another trip to the conference semifinals.



White House press briefing gatecrashed by National Football League star

Apparently the photos were misleading. "There were only a few players who came out who said they don't support the president and weren't going for that reason". Another group of players - running back LeGarrette Blount, defensive end Chris Long, defensive tackle Alan Branch and tight end Martellus Bennett - boycotted the ceremony because of Trump's policies.