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Zidane's Gamble Pays Off As Real Win Five-Goal Thriller

However, the hosts took the lead two minutes later as Duje Cop collected a flick from Vesga before volleying the ball into the back of the net. Later, Lionel Messi kept Barcelona's title hopes alive with two goals and an assist to see off Real Sociedad 3-2 as Spain's top two edged five-goal thrillers ahead of this weekend's El Clasico .



Grizzlies' Fizdale fined $30K for officiating rant

Forward Tony Allen also remains out with a right calf injury for the Grizzlies, and Memphis Coach David Fizdale is still unsure if Allen will return in the opening round. Marc Gasol was kept in check, unlike Game 1 , ending the half with 3 points on 1/8 shooting. Irving closed the quarter by draining a 3-pointer over Stephenson and the All-Star made sure Indiana's antagonizing guard knew about it, yapping in his direction long after the horn sounded.


Maple Leafs top Penguins, clinch first playoff berth since 2013

Maple Leafs top Penguins, clinch first playoff berth since 2013

Tormented by bad luck and at times hesitant to shoot during his scoring slump, he finally found satisfaction in front of the people, majority in the media, who questioned his will to win and his conditioning during a six-season span in Toronto .


Basketball: Bulls beat Celtics again, Raptors rebound in NBA playoffs

Basketball: Bulls beat Celtics again, Raptors rebound in NBA playoffs

Butler had 22 points, eight rebounds, eight assists, four steals and two blocks, Robin Lopez had 18 points and eight rebounds, and Wade scored 11 of his 22 points in the fourth. "So either after the game (Tuesday) night or Wednesday morning". Chicago again overwhelmed the Boston Celtics to win Game 2 , 111-97. Backcourt mate Dwyane Wade is all too familiar with Rondo's ability to hone in on an opposing team's game plan during a seven-game postseason series .


Suzuki returns to Seattle as member of 3000-hit

Suzuki returns to Seattle as member of 3000-hit

Suzuki last played at Safeco on June 12, 2014, when he was with the New York Yankees. "He's been healthy. but I'm not going to let him go 130 (pitches)". The Miami Marlins have scheduled a pregame ceremony to honor Ichiro Suzuki on April 30th. Miami almost pitched a no-hitter against the Mets on Sunday.



James Harden, Russell Westbrook done talking about who's MVP

Jordan and Rudy Gobert both eat up a lot of space in the middle, and Utah's good enough to steal a game or two, but I don't think the Clippers let this one slide by. Westbrook comes to play against the league's best, and he'll make certain that the Thunder won't go away quietly. In short, there are going to be turnovers all over this series.