DeMar DeRozan says Toronto Raptors thrive off adversity
DeMar DeRozan says Toronto Raptors thrive off adversity
Biggest part of Raptors Cavaliers chess match may be frontcourt matching
04 May, 2018, 13:54
He connected on 19 of 28 attempts, while Love shot 11 for 21. He did LeBron stuff after a competitive first half from both sides, he assisted on or scored the Cavs' first seven field goals to start the second half, then had a personal 7-0 run a few minutes later. If the duo continue to not only score but be efficient as well, the wine and gold will be hard to stop, no matter who their opponent is.
It's not a reach to say this game was won before halftime with that run. That comes one game after they shot 40 percent from three-point range in the first game of the series. While it isn't unheard of for Carter to turn to Twitter whenever James had himself a monster of a game, it was especially amusing on Thursday because LeBron was so beastly that he was almost anointed King of the North. Game three will be played Saturday night in Cleveland. He's a capable shooter out beyond the three-point arc.
ESPN play-by-play announcer Mark Jones trolled the Toronto Raptors and their fans during their Game 2 loss of the playoff series against the Cleveland Cavaliers. And ESPN's moniker of "LeBronto" should serve as a perpetual reminder that they won't get out of the Eastern Conference so long as he occupies it.
Cleveland coach Tyrone Lue suggested his team's momentum started with the Game 7 win last Sunday over IN - a statement bounce-back victory after a 34-point loss IN Game 6. It may be just a fluke, but if James can find his groove (again) on the free-throw line, he will become even more unstoppable offensively than he already seems to be. When he beat Poeltl off the dribble, as expected, James fired to an open Rodney Hood in the corner.
James was held to 26 points in the opener in a game he called one of his worst offensive shooting performances of the season. Who knows if there was something psychological going on with the Raptors last night, but we do know that they need to figure it out if they hope to regain their footing and have a chance at taking out the Cavaliers in the playoffs once and for all.
The Celtics overcame that early deficit to win, 108-103, and go up 2-0 on the 76ers in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
When 76ers jumped out to a 22-point lead on Celtics midway through the second quarter in Game 2, it looked like the talented young team some picked as a dark horse to win the National Basketball Association title. When asked where he has seen the most improvement out of his team in the playoffs, Lue simply said that the offense has picked up.
"We came out with a sense of urgency", said Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue afterward.
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India will tour Australia later this year for the four-Test series which begins with the game in Adelaide on December 6. India and Bangladesh are the only two high-profile Test-playing nations to have not played a day-night Test yet.
For Boston , their 3-point shooting exceeded all expectations, as they shot an unbeatable 17-of-35 (48.6%) from beyond. Embiid again wore the mask he has needed since missing 10 straight games - including the first two of the playoffs.
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Perkins told ESPN he was "here to support my teammates" when asked about the NBA's warning to Drake . "I mean, really. Perkins, who was not suited up for the game, fired back at Drake with the pair being separated by security.
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Pashinyan, a member of parliament in a small opposition party, received 45 votes, eight fewer than necessary to win. Mr Sargsyan, who had served 10 years as president, stepped down on 23 April just days after being sworn in as PM.
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Theresa May requests 'revised' customs proposals
Asked whether there were other options, her spokesman said: "Work has been ongoing on two options, that work has been proceeding". One European Research Group source told the Telegraph: "We have swallowed everything so far - but this is it".
Will gas reach three dollars per gallon once again?
The Triple - A report also adds that across the USA , there are numerous states where the price is $3 per gallon or more. High demand, economic growth and expensive oil prices have led to the increase in gas prices, the AP reported .
Tesla says it is on track despite losses
VW has awarded battery-purchasing contracts worth 40 billion euros ($48 billion), double from just a few weeks ago. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website .
China's PMI slightly down in April
On the price front, input price inflation softened in April, while firms raised their selling prices at an accelerated pace. Part of the increase in purchase prices was passed on to clients in the form of higher output charges in April.
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The statement said that the decision was "deferred" and did not give the next date of the meeting of the collegium. Prasad noted that a Bharatiya Janata Party government was elected with a three-fourths majority previous year .
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors
Back spasms sidelined Cavs guard George Hill for three games against IN , but he returned IN Game 7 and sparked Cleveland . Kyle Lowry joins DeRozan with his most efficient playoff scoring yet, shooting 47% from the field and 43% from three.