Charles lifts Liberty to season-opening win vs. Stars

Charles lifts Liberty to season-opening win vs. Stars

But a game-high 23 points from San Antonio's Monique Currie kept the Stars (0-1) in the game, as did multiple miscues from NY (1-0). "I thought it was good", Johnson said of the opener. "It was a freak thing that happened in practice". Plum, who played her college basketball at the University of Washington, was the No. 1 overall pick of the 2017 WNBA Draft and is one of the greatest college basketball players in history.

James Harden: 'Everything Falls on My Shoulders'

Aldridge, who is in his 11th season and second in San Antonio, had failed to get out of the second round in his previous six postseason trips. San Antonio won another ring in '07 and eliminated the Suns in five games in '08 before losing to the Lakers in the Western Conference Finals.

Ricciardo fifth, Vettel on pole in Russian Federation

But he couldn't do enough. Red Bull Racing's Aussie wunderkind, Daniel Ricciardo, held onto fifth place, with a 1:34.905 time, with his teammate Max Verstappen two positions lower at seventh, with 1:35.161. "If and when it comes to the championship fight there might be less talking and more fighting on the track". Vettel was next up to try and lap Massa, expecting the Brazilian to lift through Turn 3, only for him to keep his foot in and make it hard to overtake.

Spurs rout James Harden, Rockets to win series

Aldridge's ability to dominate down low alongside Pau Gasol drew so much attention from Houston's defenders that it allowed San Antonio to squeeze out spurts of "the lovely game", in which the ball moved all along the perimeter at lightning speed for open looks.

One 'little step' from title

The Blues can win the title with victory against West Brom on Friday night, after they moved seven points clear of second placed Tottenham with a 3-0 win against Middlesbrough on Monday. The northeastern team, which was promoted to the Premier League a year ago, is heading back to the second division after losing to Chelsea . "It's not easy and people told me I'm not the type of player for Antonio and that I should leave, but I like challenges".

Jose Mourinho Worried About Eric Bailly's Europa League Red Card

Jose Mourinho Worried About Eric Bailly's Europa League Red Card

And it was a nervy finish for United as Eric Bailly and Celta's Facundo Roncaglia were both sent off towards the end of the match and visiting striker John Guidetti - a former Manchester City player - spurned a chance to win the tie with the last kick of the match.