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NBA Playoffs 2017: Wizards vs. Hawks Game 2 live stream

The Wizards' home crowd voiced its discontent for the officiating throughout the night, and much of it was justified. The Washington Wizards' best players combined for their best game and came through when it was most needed in Game 2 against the Atlanta Hawks.



Fox dumps embattled host over harassment allegations

It was also the top story on the websites of the New York Times and the Washington Post. Shares in Twenty-First Century Fox were down less than 1 per cent at $30.50 in Wednesday afternoon trading. Built by Australian-born American media baron Rupert Murdoch two decades ago into the leading cable news channel, it has drawn praise from conservatives and vitriol from liberals.


UEFA gives suspended bans to Lyon and Besiktas

UEFA gives suspended bans to Lyon and Besiktas

Henrikh Mkhitaryan broke the deadlock early doors, but it was cancelled out when a deflected Youri Tielemans strike came off the bar and into the path of Sofiane Hanni. The draw for the semi-finals will be held on Friday. There was a huge let-off for Lyon five minutes from time as Lopes misjudged Ricardo Quaresma's cross, which rebounded back off the post into the path of Ryan Babel, who could only hack a shot wildly into his team-mate Tosun.


Alabama LB Reuben Foster failed drug test at NFL Combine

Alabama LB Reuben Foster failed drug test at NFL Combine

Foster, you might remember, was sent home from the combine after he got into a heated exchange with a hospital worker during the medical testing portion of the event after Foster had to wait for hours to be tested. Foster will now have to enter the NFL's Drug Program and hope this doesn't lower his stock come draft day. Foster explained away the diluted sample by pleading illness, telling NFL Network's Ian Rapoport that he believed he was suffering from food poisoning in Indianapolis.


Cavs' JR Smith questionable for Game 3 with sore hamstring

Cavs' JR Smith questionable for Game 3 with sore hamstring

After pouring in 32 points, to go along with eight rebounds and seven assists in Game 2 , Pacers forward Paul George is the leading scorer in the series with 61 total points. Mark Montieth picked up on an indication that C.J. may slide into the starting lineup as he watched the team at the end of practice on Wednesday. "Shump was unbelievable", Lue said.



Aaron Hernandez found hanged in cell

Baez declined to answer questions on Hernandez's mental state prior to his suicide and dismissed as "ridiculous" local media reports citing unnamed law enforcement sources that Hernandez's body was found with a reference to a Bible verse written on his forehead.