Monthly Archives: April 2019

Bucks respond, play their game in Game 2 win over Celtics

MILWAUKEE – The Stonecutter’s Credo is best known around the NBA as the philosophy and culture of the San Antonio Spurs. The shorthand version – “pounding the rock” – has been embraced as the organization’s mantra across 23 seasons under coach Gregg Popovich. The Spurs hold no monopoly, though, on that faith in hammering away a hundred times without results in

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Draymond Green: Focus on Refs After Warriors-Rockets Game 1 ‘Embarrassing’

Jeff Chiu/Associated Press Game 1 of the second-round series between the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets was all about the officiating. Game 2 was all about the basketball. Warriors forward Draymond Green told reporters the constant focusing on the referees during and after Game 1 was “embarrassing for the game” after his team’s 115-109 victory in Tuesday’s contest. He

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Philippe Coutinho in, Joe Gomez in: Barcelona & Liverpool predicted line-ups

Philippe Coutinho in, Joe Gomez in: Barcelona & Liverpool predicted line-ups http://bit.ly/2WgVTSb Barcelona predicted XI On Wednesday in the Times, journalist Paul Joyce has predicted the respective line-ups for tonight’s Champions League semifinal first leg at the Camp Nou. Barcelona are predicted to have two former Liverpool stars in their attack. Leo Messi will operate alongside Philippe Coutinho and Luis

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Champions League semi-final quiz: Name Liverpool’s side v Barcelona in 2007

Champions League semi-final quiz: Name Liverpool’s side v Barcelona in 2007 https://bbc.in/2WhxR9E Rafael Benitez (right) was the Liverpool manager when they won at Barcelona in February 2007 Liverpool face the daunting task of trying to end Barcelona’s 31-game unbeaten home run in the Champions League when the two sides meet on Wednesday in the first leg of their semi-final. However,

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Steve Kerr ‘Didn’t Even Notice the Officiating’ in Warriors vs. Rockets Game 2

Jeff Chiu/Associated Press Storylines following Game 1 of the NBA playoff series between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors revolved around Houston’s criticism of the officiating. If comments from Warriors head coach Steve Kerr and Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni are any indication, that won’t be the case following Game 2, which Golden State won 115-109 to take a 2-0

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Real or Not? Pitchers clap back against early HR barrage

Real or Not? Pitchers clap back against early HR barrage https://es.pn/2J71vuv On Monday night, I wrote about all the home runs in April. Well, the pitchers got a little revenge on Tuesday. For one night at least, the best games revolved on good starting pitching instead of dingers. A roll call of some of those performances: Gerrit Cole, Houston Astros:

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Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino risk vs Barcelona

Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino risk vs Barcelona http://bit.ly/2Lefz8b Barcelona vs Liverpool Liverpool head to the Camp Nou on Wednesday hoping to face Barcelona in the Champions League semifinal first-leg. The Reds come into the match on the back of a 5-0 home win over Huddersfield. Barcelona also arrive on a high after they wrapped up the La Liga title last weekend.

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