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Warriors drub Spurs to edge closer to NBA Finals spot

Warriors drub Spurs to edge closer to NBA Finals spot

The game came and went nearly too quickly for the human eye, and the rest of the night was just a matter of waiting for the Inevitable Express to pull into the station. With a 28-point advantage at the half and the Spurs reeling without their leader on the floor, Golden State got to empty the bench and really let their younger players get some important minutes.


Hunt for a place in finals begins as Mumbai play Pune

Hunt for a place in finals begins as Mumbai play Pune

They succumbed to their third defeat of the season against their Maharashtra rivals in the first qualifier at Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday. Whereas, Mumbai, who have no such worries apart from the loss of Jos Buttler, also to global duty, will start as clear favorites, on home turf, with most of their big names in the excellent form.


Louis Blues shake up coaching roster

Louis Blues shake up coaching roster

Blues general manager Doug Armstrong announced Tuesday assistant coaches Ray Bennett, Steve Thomas, Rick Wilson, and Ty Conklin all would not return to the Blue staff next season. All four joined the team before coach Mike Yeo took over for the fired Ken Hitchcock in the middle of the season - some of them years ago. Veteran goalie coach Jim Corsi was also relieved of his duties at the time, with Conklin and Martin Brodeur inheriting and splitting the role.



Departing Zabaleta savours Man City derby win

The 32-year-old, who has made 333 appearances for the North-West outfit, will close the curtain on a nine-year spell when the season comes to an end this weekend. After the match, Zabaleta was given a guard of honour off the pitch and a tribute was broadcast in the stadium with former players such as Mario Balotelli contributing.


Rafael Nadal Makes It to Madrid Open Final After Beating Novak Djokovic

Rafael Nadal Makes It to Madrid Open Final After Beating Novak Djokovic

In total, Rafael managed to play 38 games and won 33 victories in this successful season for himself. He did get the better of me in most of the stats, most of the shots. Thiem is the unlucky one, dropping into the Rafa section; the pair could meet again in the last eight. Nadal was broken early on by Thiem who was looking to avenge his Barcelona Open defeat to the Spaniard just 13 days ago.


Warriors trounce San Antonio in Game 2

Warriors trounce San Antonio in Game 2

He's considered questionable for Game 3 , but before Tuesday's game, Popovich spoke like someone who was going to exercise extreme caution in his handling of the future of his franchise. "He can't be timid". He can't do it. "LaMarcus has to score for us. Scoring has to come from some place". Of course, it won't matter a bit if the rest of the Spurs act like they'd rather just sit there.