Only 2 games last night in the NBA playoffs - Boston evening things up with the Bulls thanks to a great clutch performance from Ray Allen while the Spurs turned on their D and someone switched on Tony Parker who erupted with 38 points, 27 in the first half, never leaving the Mavs a chance to come back.
Day 2 of the playoffs produced the Denver Nugget's First playoff win in 8 straight playoff defeats in the past 2 seasons, Atlanta's Surprisingly easy drubbing of the Heat, the LA Lakers predictable win over Utah and Philly beating the Magic in Orlando with 2 seconds on the clock.
Sunday finished off unfinished business (you like?) in the European Leagues and we're here to guide you through the main action and show you the biggest games to take place. If you wanna see Milan crushing Torino to grab second, Bordeaux beating Lyon for the first time in 10 years and PSV destroying Ajax and handing the Championship to AZ in Holland, come on in. Oh yeah, and we have another Hat trick hero for you today, Filippo Inzaghi.
Besides Novak Djokovic winning the Australian Open in 2008, it seems the Slams in the past few years have belonged almost completely to Roger Federer and, more and more, Rafael Nadal—but not much besides those two. Federer's decline seems much more obvious this year, while Nadal, although winning three out of the last four grand slams, seems beatable off the clay, if he's played correctly. Things seem a bit more open, and more players can join the chase for the big titles, even those who haven't won one in their career. Here's my list of the best six players today without a Slam title and their future chances of winning one.
As with each post season, some players have more to lose than others. Here are these years men with the target cross on their back.
Here are the 10 tallest men to play the game of basketball in the NBA. Some are lucky to be here just for their height and are hardly known to anyone not deeply involved with basketball, while others completed a very respectful and successful career in the NBA.
You can get used to seeing Alan Shearer, the Premiership's all time leading scorer in tailored clothes. As what was regarded in the beginning as an April Fool's joke later became a legitamte story, probably the biggest one in English football on the 1st of April despite the national side playing the Ukraine and beating them 2-1.Is it the right decision for Shearer? Is it the right decision for Newcastle? They can't do worst then they've done so far. The magpies are ranked 18th in the Premiership with 8 games to go, 2 points below Blackburn. Although it's still too early to call them gonners, with 6 more teams above them not safe from the relegation axe, Newcastle are in serious serious trouble.