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Man City hang on to beat Leicester and move third

Manchester City, also with two matches to go, are three points clear of Wenger's team in third. He was the darling of the league and a target for most top clubs. "What I will say in terms of the letter of the law, an eagle-eyed official probably notices the encroachment of two Man City players but you don't often get that these days".


Isaiah Thomas Lobbies Hard For Calls After Game 4 Blowout Loss

Isaiah Thomas Lobbies Hard For Calls After Game 4 Blowout Loss

Those two are generally excellent in the two-man game, but Wall anticipated what Thomas was looking for and Thomas didn't have the right passing angle. Boston helped Washington run by turning the ball over nine times in the quarter, resulting in 21 Wizards points. Avery Bradley is the third double-digit scorer and Jae Crowder is grabbing 5.7 rebounds.


Spurs' Kawhi Leonard to play in Game 1 vs. Warriors

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard to play in Game 1 vs. Warriors

Tony Parker suffered a knee injury earlier in the series that will keep him out for the remainder of the playoffs, while Kawhi Leonard suffered an ankle injury in the previous game. NOTES: Spurs F Kawhi Leonard hopes to return to action Sunday for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals at Golden State. D'Antoni acknowledged that fatigue may have played a factor.



Spurs reach Western Conference finals with rout of Houston

And those images will linger for some time . There were so many positive things to take away from this game (a playoff high 32 assists, the stellar play of Jonathon Simmons , and I haven't even mentioned Dejounte Murray's defense!) that it can obscure the areas where the Spurs still need to improve heading into their matchup with the Golden State Warriors .


I'd rather join Spurs than Arsenal, says 35-year-old

I'd rather join Spurs than Arsenal, says 35-year-old

Spurs remain within four points of league leaders Chelsea, and they can narrow the gap to just one point when they visit West Ham on Friday night, while Antonio Conte's pacesetters have to wait until Monday evening for their fixture at home against Middlesbrough.


Spurs wrap up series with rout

Spurs wrap up series with rout

Leonard's ankle problem wasn't the only injury San Antonio dealt with in this series, as it came after the Spurs lost veteran Tony Parker to a season-ending quadriceps injury in Game 2. "We've got to get better next year". The Spurs shot 53.1 percent (51/96) overall and 22.7 percent (5/22) from beyond the arc. When asked if he protested when he chose to sit him, Popovich said: "He'd rather play".