Are the Celtics worse than we thought or are the Bulls better?
The Chicago Bulls powered past the Boston Celtics 111-97 Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead over the Eastern Conference top seeds in their National Basketball Association playoff series, while the Toronto Raptors avoided falling into an 0-2 hole.
Celtics guard Marcus Smart was fined $25,000 for making an obscene gesture toward a fan during Tuesday's Game 2 loss to the Chicago Bulls, the league announced Wednesday.
The Celtics, who lost the first two games of their playoff series against the Bulls, had an off-day Wednesday and will travel to Chicago on Thursday. "Rebounding is 95 percent effort, 5 percent technique", Butler said.
Griffin took a page out of Paul's repertoire and buried a 3-pointer from the left corner, extending the Clippers' lead to 97-88 with 1:35 to play.
"There's just stuff that we can clean up", starting center Amir Johnson said. He at a serious personnel matchup disadvantage in this series because Rajon Rondo, Dwyane Wade and Jimmy Butler are getting support from Robin Lopez and Nikola Mirotic. Then, Butler emerged in trade conversations leading up to the trade deadline with this very Celtics team they hold a 2-0 series lead over.
Jae Crowder continues to struggle and Isaiah Thomas seems - very understandably so - carrying the weight of the entire team on his shoulders, while his mind is clearly burdened with the loss of his 22-year-old sister last weekend in a tragic auto accident 3,000 miles away.
Lowry scored just four points in Saturday's Game 1 loss, missing all six of his 3-point attempts.
"We've obviously moved past what happened", Hoiberg said.
"(The Bulls) came in and took (it), and we have to do the same thing", said Boston's Jae Crowder. "Take it one game at a time and try to get game three".
RoLo should be a force in this series from here on out, regardless of what Brad Stevens throws at him in subsequent games.
DeMar DeRozan scored 23 points and produced the go-ahead jump shot late in the fourth quarter.
Kyle Lowry shrugged off his Game 1 struggles in style, and got the Raptors back on level terms. "I've seen him in the trenches before, and he's always bounced back". I knew there were five seconds on the shot clock and I wanted to get to my spot.
Gordon Hayward led the Jazz with 20 points and six rebounds. The Jazz host Game 3 on Friday.
No, the Celtics chose to be content with having two of Brooklyn's upcoming first-round picks - including a guaranteed top-four pick in this year's draft - as well as picks from the Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers in 2019, a combined total of five first-rounders over the next three seasons along with plenty of cap space to chase more help this summer. His rebounding has proven to be game-changing, his offensive contributions have been brilliant, and his defensive flexibility has been shockingly impressive.
Alongside the launch of the RX 580 and RX 570 video cards, AMD released a new version its Radeon Crimson ReLive software suite. The RX 570 comes next after the RX 580 and its memory clock has been increased to 7 Gbps from 6.6 Gbps of its predecessor.
It was Assad's first since the alleged April 4 chemical weapons attack prompted a USA cruise missile strike on a Syrian air base. Assad denied having chemical weapons and said Syria would only allow an "impartial" investigation into the incident.
In the 21 century, the New York Knicks have been the definition of underachievement for National Basketball Association teams. "We've not been able to win with [Anthony] on the court at this time", the Knicks president said .
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Marcia Fudge of Warrensville Heights, whose district includes Cleveland's Glenville neighborhood, where Godwin was shot. She also said Stephens was "a nice guy" who was generous to everyone and was "kind and loving" to her and her children.
Iran's Mohammad Javad Zarif emphasized that the participants warned that any unilateral action by the U.S.is unacceptable. But he said Wednesday the US doesn't have "firm information" to show that Russian forces were involved in the gas attack.
The "realities" that Trump faces include North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's accelerating pursuit of nuclear and missile technology. China, on the other hand, was a currency manipulator, a thief of USA jobs that should no longer be allowed to "rape our country".
He indicated that now, convictions for driving under the influence could start the process toward deportation. Southern Command, often dealing with narcotics smuggling from Central and South America and the Caribbean.
As the shootout began, the Red Bulls led the two Mercedes out for their final flurry, Ricciardo starting with a 1:30.007. Overall just feeling more confident in the vehicle and today felt good, especially towards the end of qualifying in Q3.
Ronnie Budge holds her basket of eggs during the Senior Easter Egg Hunt at the Whitefish Community Center on Saturday. The Kin Club Easter Egg Hunt starts at 11 a.m. sharp on April 15, so families should arrive a little early.
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Sheriff's deputy shot in Oklahoma; suspect at large
Authorities across Oklahoma were alerted to Leforce's flight and instituted measures like checkpoints and search perimeters. Officials told our affiliates KFOR that deputy was shot multiple times near I-35 and Mulhall Road in Logan County, Oklahoma.
North Korean test missile explodes on launch
The country launched a long-range rocket and conducted two nuclear tests previous year , including its most powerful to date. Pence's visit, full of Cold War symbolism, came amid increasing tensions and heated rhetoric on the Korean Peninsula.
Arrest Made in the Murder of Google Employee Vanessa Marcotte
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Fowler sits 3rd at Masters: 'Right where I'm supposed to be'
He picked up two more on the par 5s and finished with birdie putts of 20 feet and 12 feet on the last two holes for a 5-under 67. More than just survive on Friday, he posted a 5-under 67 that gave him a share of the lead for the first time in a major.
Iran's Rouhani registers to run for re-election
Several former ministers and hardliner former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad are among those who have registered, Reuters reports. He sought to reach across political lines on Friday, saying: "I will be the candidate for the whole of Iran".