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Rockets overcome Westbrook's 51, take 2-0 lead over Thunder

Rockets overcome Westbrook's 51, take 2-0 lead over Thunder

The Rockets limited the Thunder to just 37 percent from the floor in Game 1 and held OKC below 90 points for just the fifth time this season. Harden becoming the team's full-time point guard, might be the leading candidate for Rockets talking point of the year, and a close second would be the better shooting they have surrounding him with (and the perpetual OMG THREES AND LAYUPS storyline).


Maple Leafs youngsters showing they can hang with Capitals stars

Maple Leafs youngsters showing they can hang with Capitals stars

The Leafs checking has definitely been more felt in this series. Forget that. More than a few figured the Leafs would be swept by Alex Ovechkin and pals. "We were just on our heels, not being assertive, not being confident", Niskanen said. In total, Marincin had three minutes 42 seconds of ice time while the Leafs were shorthanded in the second period, helping keep the Washington power play off the board ...



Bulls, not Celtics, look like the No. 1 seed

Imagine having to go to work in a high profile job, with millions of people watching you, after enduring the tragedy and personal pain of, say, Isaiah Thomas in the opening game of the National Basketball Association playoffs. Those fans booed their team on more than one occasion Tuesday, including a loud chorus as the final seconds ticked off. "It's not ideal, but we feel like we can bounce back", said Jae Crowder .



I know what the fans are feeling'

The Seagulls achieved the feat with a 2-1 win over Wigan on Tuesday that saw them go seven points clear at the Championship summit with three matches left. "I knew we had a group of lads that were capable of doing it, but being capable of doing it and actually doing it are two different things". "We are very lucky we have a very wealthy owner who has set aside money to give us an edge", Barber said in February.



Patriots' Gronkowski Crashes Spicer's White House Press Briefing

The Boston Herald stated his mother, Galynn, is in town as she battles cancer. Patriots owner Robert K. Kraft contributed $1 million to Trump's inauguration, according to Federal Election Commission filings. After Gronkowski left the room, Spicer said, "That was cool". Elsewhere at the White House , the Patriots' Rob Gronkowski interrupted press secretary Sean Spicer's daily briefing with reporters, opening a door behind the spokesman to ask amid laughter: "You need some help?" Well, ...