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Bucks knock off Raptors in series opener

Bulls guard Dwyane Wade said that Thomas produced like they expected him to in Game 1, but he said he is expecting Jimmy Butler , who had 23 of his 30 points in the second half of Sunday's 106-102 victory, to produce as well. Casey said Toronto must do a better job at getting back in transition. "We've got to have an automatic start and get out as soon as that ball goes up".


Teddy Bridgewater might not get a 5th year with the Vikings

Teddy Bridgewater might not get a 5th year with the Vikings

Exercising the option would guarantee the 24-year-old $11 million for the 2018 season, which is a very reasonable price for a starting quarterback. Bridgewater missed the entire 2016 season after suffering a major knee injury during practice on August 29, 2016.



Karl Alzner to miss Game 3 for Capitals

In their first series since 1951 to open with three overtimes - anyone heard of Bill Barilko? - the victor came from veteran Tyler Bozak on the power-play at 1:37. The Ottawa Senators took a 2-1 series lead against the Boston Bruins with a 4-3 win and the Nashville Predators are 3-0 up against the Chicago Blackhawks after a 3-2 victory.


Barker wins women's points race gold at Track Cycling Worlds

Barker wins women's points race gold at Track Cycling Worlds

Katie Archibald hailed a "new dawn" for controversy-plagued Britain as she broke their gold medal drought and interrupted a run of Australian successes at the Track Cycling World Championships on Friday (Apr 14). "We had the trio here for the elite track champs in February and it was fantastic to see the reaction they got from the youngsters when they went into the crowd - who knows who will be inspired by this result.



Jays' Donaldson leaves game after re-injuring calf

The blast brought home Jose Bautista from second, ending a stretch of 18 innings without a run for the suddenly impotent Jays offence. Baltimore is 7-4 in their last 11 road games and 7-3 in their last 10 division games while the under is 4-1 in Bundy's last 5 starts overall.