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Celtics outlast Wizards in Game 7, move on to face Cavs

Celtics outlast Wizards in Game 7, move on to face Cavs

They packed for Cleveland where, if they beat the Celtics, they will be through Game 2 on Friday. "We can go there and just play our game and I think that's what we're going to do", he said. Marcus Smart , Amir Johnson and Olynyk all were whistled for three fouls in the opening 24 minutes, though Smart did inject some life into a second unit that outscored their Wizards' counterparts 19-5.



Penguins even series with 1-0 win on Kessel's goal

Then, after almost two periods with the ice tilted toward Craig Anderson's end, the dam finally broke in the City of Bridges. Kessel scored on his own rebound from the slot after his initial shot was blocked by Jean-Gabriel Pageau. Fleury spent long stretches with nothing to do as the Penguins hemmed Ottawa in its own end. Pittsburgh , already playing without winger Patric Hornqvist after he left warmups early, was undermanned most of the game after it lost two players to injuries in the ...


Zidane unsure when Bale will return from injury

Zidane unsure when Bale will return from injury

Real's Champions League triumphs in 2014 and a year ago have distracted from rivals Barcelona's creeping domination in the domestic league, with the Catalan side winning five of the last seven titles. Sevilla look like Real's most hard opponents in their three remaining games, though Jorge Sampaoli's team are far from the swashbuckling side who ended Real's 40-game unbeaten run in January.



Warriors rout Leonard-less Spurs to edge closer to NBA Finals

Highlights of Game 6 of last series danced in Warriors fans' heads. Spurs: The Spurs had 23 offensive rebounds after 14 in Game 1 . The Warriors should get another nice boost from coach Steve Kerr , who is well enough that he plans to travel with the team to San Antonio on Thursday.



Eddie Jones welcomes England's World Cup 'group of death'

In-form England were drawn in the toughest pool for the second Rugby World Cup in a row when they were grouped with France and Argentina for the opening round of the 2019 tournament yesterday. You can look in two ways - it's a hard pool or it's a great pool - but you've just go to get through it. To make the final we have got four very tough games.


Oilers bury Ducks' comeback mentality with merciless Game 6 rout

Oilers bury Ducks' comeback mentality with merciless Game 6 rout

The extra day between Games 6 and 7 could help the Ducks. The Oilers are 11-3 in their last 14 home games, 20-8 in their last 28 vs. That was exactly wha happened. The stage was set for Perry by an improbable comeback that saw the Ducks score three goals in a span of 3:01. That's a big deal for a couple reasons.