LeBron to miss regular-season finale, resting strained calf
Dragic tied it for the Heat with a long jumper, Miami got a stop on the final Cleveland possession and to overtime they went. We can't think about them being the second best team, or defending champs, or none of that.
"My confidence is that we can win", said Lue.
Leaning against a padded wall in Cleveland's practice facility, James smiled sheepishly.
"I've got the answer", James said. "I'm not giving it to you. I'm more pissed off that we put ourselves in this position because we certainly didn't need to".
"We didn't have any concern he would play (in the playoffs), in large part because he's Tristan", Griffin said.
Paul George #13 of the Indiana Pacers shoots the ball during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on April 6, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
But there's genuine concern about these Cavaliers, who staggered down the stretch.
LeBron James led the league in average minutes played, but will have almost one full week of rest heading into Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Indiana Pacers. The Bulls are, somehow, 4-0 against the Cavs this season. The Cavaliers check in with the second best odds at 7-2, while the Spurs are third at 9-1.
If it's true that adversity builds character, the Cavs might be a lot are stronger than they appear. They delegitimize Love's Grant Hill-like outlet pass to James for a buzzer-beating 3 against the Wizards.
"We have good chance to win it all, but it starts with our opponent in two days", James said.
To be the best, you have to beat the best as the old saying goes; and the Pacers don't have to wait long to get the chance this postseason. "That's all you can ask for".
Cleveland Cavaliers'James Jones (1) shoots over Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry (7) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Cleveland.
"I love the playoffs", he said.
To insinuate that the Cavaliers are light-years away from being a championship team just isn't fair.
"You have to just go out and prove what you've done", said Celtics forward Al Horford. Higher-seeded teams who win the first two games are also 40-111 SU in Game 3 (on the road) during that span. "The present is the only thing that matters". I mean it is what it is. We've got to have our mind sharp, our bodies as fresh as possible going into Game 1.
Instead, it's on to Game No. 82 on Wednesday night to decide it all. So one can surely expect a full-bore attempt to right the ship heading into this weekend's start of the playoffs, right? "I feel great. I'm not going backward".
By the time the Cavs arrived in Miami on Monday, they had pretty much conceded the East to Boston by resting LeBron James and Kyrie Irving. So it is not like the Cavaliers have blown the Pacers out of the water this season. Well, those don't matter now. The Cleveland Cavaliers have fallen out of the top spot in the Eastern Conference playoffs, after a loss to the Miami Heat Monday night where both James and Kyrie Irving sat out.
Rice, in an interview with MSNBC, acknowledged that she sometimes asked for the names of Americans referenced in reports. If the information involving Americans has no intelligence value, it is supposed to be destroyed.
Arguments over the mental application, which the government premised on a 1938 colonial era law , took all afternoon. Nyanzi may have inadvertently transformed this political virgin into a Ugandan Guevara like icon.
Lastly, Rory McIlroy is back at the Masters looking to claim the last major remaining in his quest for the career Grand Slam. Former world number one Jason Day is prepared for an emotional overload if he can win a second major title in the Masters.
He also said all 94 USA attorneys will be told to "make assault on federal officers a priority (for prosecution)". US attorney's offices will also crack down on individuals who illegally re-enter the USA without authorization.
Garcia opened the back nine with two bogeys and trailed by two at the par-5 13th, where his drive landed under a bush. Open title as comfort; Fowler still needs a breakthrough. "Jose Maria's [note] was very special because he's my idol".
Until Monday, U.S. officials had said they weren't sure if the drone was operated by Russian Federation or Syria. The April 4 chemical weapons attack on the rebel-held town in Idlib province left almost 90 people dead.
Two worlds collide when the Doctor meets Bill. " She is not afraid of things that happen to her or of what the Doctor shows". When she heard she got the role, she didn't quite believe it, noting: "it's probably one of the best jobs on television".
State four-year schools in NY cost $6,470 per year to attend, with community colleges costing $4,350 per year. The scholarship does not remove tuition, but covers the difference between tuition and existing aid.
Najib said in a statement that Malaysia would also "allow North Koreans to leave Malaysia" as part of the agreement. Mr Kim's body was released to North Korea and flown first to Beijing, and then on to Pyongyang .
Trump signs repeal of US broadband privacy rules
In other words, ISPs can still sell their users' data, which includes browsing history and app usage, to a highest bidder. AT&T says in its privacy statement that it will not sell personal information "to anyone, for any objective .
Toshiba pays price for bad Japanese habits
Since the nuclear unit came under the supervision of a US court, the company was deconsolidated from the Toshiba group's accounts. But in an unprecedented move for a major Japanese company, Toshiba filed the report without the approval of its auditors.
Microsoft fixes Word bug
The two firms both indicate that the flaws are within Microsoft's Object, Linking and Embedding ( OLE ) technology. The only way to protect yourself, according to McAfee and FireEye , is to configure Office to use Protected View .
Eating dog meat banned in Taiwan
The revised Animal Protection Act imposes hefty fine of up to Taiwan $250,000 (£6,500) for anyone found breaching the new law. Dogs for sale are kept in a cage on the day of a dog meat festival in China's Yulin town on June 22, 2015.
Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters
While all eyes were on the struggles of Hoffman and Garcia's scrambling, Rose really wasn't noticed until he birdied 17 and 18. But it was the 11th hole where he three-putted from 5 feet, and a double bogey removed him from the list of viable contenders.
South Korean Supporters of Arrested Ex-president to Protest
A warrant for Park's arrest was issued in the early hours of the morning following a court hearing that lasted almost nine hours. One of the privileges Park will have to give up if arrested will be getting her hair coiffed in the chignon style.
North Korean murder suspects sent home with body of victim
The late Kim Jong-il's eldest son was passed over for the leadership and was living outside North Korea at the time of his death. But now it appears to have acceded to North Korea's wishes to get those Malaysians released, our correspondent adds.