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Celtics one win away from Conference Finals

The Wizards have kept Isaiah Thomas in check for three straight games, but in Game 5, the Celtics exploited that to get Al Horford and Avery Bradley going. "On both ends of the floor, offensively and defensively, he did it all, and we need that from him". He had 13 points and heard an expletive-laced chant in the fourth quarter.


Thomas scores 53 as Celtics take 2-0 lead

Thomas scores 53 as Celtics take 2-0 lead

Isaiah Thomas went 5 of 11 from 3-point range in a 33-point, nine assist effort in Game 1 - all coming after he arrived back in town in the wee hours of the Sunday morning after attending his sister's funeral. His team's production seems to be underlining that assessment. Celtics: Thomas had 15 points in the first quarter, followed by five in the second.


Brandon Beane Will Have Control Over Buffalo's Roster

Brandon Beane Will Have Control Over Buffalo's Roster

He spent nearly two decades with the Carolina panthers , most recently as their assistant general manager for the past two season. "Sean and I - and a few of our trainers, and a couple other guys - ran along the water (front) by the ships down there".


How Stade Francais beat Gloucester to win the Challenge Cup

How Stade Francais beat Gloucester to win the Challenge Cup

The Paris club had previously lost four European finals - two in the premier European Cup and two in the second-tier Challenge Cup. The other play-off between Stade Francais and Cardiff Blues takes place on Friday; should Connacht come through their clash with Northampton they'll enjoy home advantage for the play-off final on Friday, 26 May .


Okocha: Iwobi Will Survive At Arsenal Under Any Manager, Wenger Should Stay

Okocha: Iwobi Will Survive At Arsenal Under Any Manager, Wenger Should Stay

He's not playing for Wenger. Arsenal are lining-up a move for Monaco's £25m-rated attacker Thomas Lemar as boss Arsene Wenger eyes at least four new signings this summer, according to the Mirror . "Overall he has done well". However, Sportmail understands that the 67-year-old, in what represents a mini-triumph in his desire to stay at the club, will continue to be the ultimate decision-maker when it comes to first-team footballing issues.