Clippers send Suns to 9th straight loss with OT win

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. UP NEXTClippers: Host Toronto on Tuesday night, their fifth back-to-back set of games this season.Suns: At San Antonio on Tuesday night, their fourth back-to-back set of games this season.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew View comments Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Injury-hit Nuggets sign Nick Young, waive Brandon Goodwin Los Angeles went ahead by as many as nine points, 56-47, after Warren’s ejection. But the Suns finished the half on a 9-2 run, capped off by Ayton rattling in a 20-footer at the buzzer, and trailed 58-56.The Clippers made 15 of 23 shots in the second quarter.Phoenix took a brief one-point lead, 84-83, late in the third quarter, but the Clippers went into the fourth quarter ahead 88-86.TIP-INSClippers: G Milos Teodosic saw action for the first time in four games, having missed the previous three due to a coaching decision. … The Clippers have won 10 straight over the Suns, with their last loss coming April 13, 2016.Suns: Phoenix announced the signing of post player Eric Moreland right after tipoff. The 6-foot-10 Moreland, 26, has played for Sacramento and Detroit. … For the fourth time this season, the Suns started three rookies — Melton, Ayton and Bridges. … The Suns were without guard Devin Booker, inactive for the fourth straight game with a hamstring strain, and guard Jamal Crawford, who was out with a sore left knee.DANIELS LEAVES, RETURNSDaniels crumpled to the floor with less than a minute to play trying to defend in the key, and had to be helped to the locker room. He returned for overtime.BLOCKED AND BLOCKAyton tried to go up strong with the ball in the paint midway through the first quarter, only to have his shot blocked by Boban Marjanovic. But Ayton got back on defense to swat away Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s layup attempt at the other end. Danilo Gallinari scored 16 of his 25 points in the second half and Harris added eight rebounds.Deandre Ayton led the Suns with 20 points and 12 rebounds, the rookie’s 15th double-double of the season. Fellow rookie Mikal Bridges added a career high 19 points, and backup center Richaun Holmes chipped in a season-high 19 points as the Suns lost their ninth straight.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissThe Clippers twice led by four in overtime, but the Suns tied it at 119 on Troy Daniels’ reverse layup with 51.3 seconds to play. But those were the last points scored by the Suns.The Suns’ De’Anthony Melton hit a short baseline fadeaway to tie the score at 111 with 5.5 seconds left in regulation. The Clippers had the final possession of regulation, but Gallinari missed a step-back 3-point attempt at the buzzer with two defenders in his face. 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Williams, who was averaging 17.6 points per game going into Monday, had seven points and four rebounds in 12 minutes.The Suns got forward T.J. Warren back from a right ankle injury after he missed the past five games. Warren, however, was ejected for drawing back-to-back technical fouls near the end of the second quarter. He had six points in 12 minutes.The Clippers’ Montrezl Harrell scored seven points in less than a minute in the second quarter as Los Angeles came back from a 10-point deficit.ADVERTISEMENT Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew MOST READ Los Angeles Clippers forward Tobias Harris, left, looks to pass as Phoenix Suns forward Josh Jackson (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)PHOENIX — Tobias Harris scored 33 points and Patrick Beverley made two free throws with 33.3 seconds left in overtime to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 123-119 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Monday night.Avery Bradley sealed the Clippers’ 17th victory of the season with a pair of free throws with 1.6 seconds left, after he hustled to control a loose ball off jump ball and was fouled.ADVERTISEMENT ‘Mia’: Rom-com with a cause a career-boosting showcase for Coleen Garcialast_img read more

Revealed! Every Premier League club ranked by odds of relegation in 2016/17

first_imgLeicester City may have won the title in 2015/16, but considering many people tipped them to go down, could they actually be relegated in 2017? It cannot happen, surely? With Burnley, Middlesbrough and Hull City all making a return to the Premier League, we are in for another exciting season as teams look to preserve their status in the world’s richest football league. Then there is Big Sam’s Sunderland – who narrowly avoided the drop last term – and Bournemouth – playing just their second season in the top tier since promotion from the Championship in 2015.Watford will have a new manager in Walter Mazzarri and Swansea will start afresh under Francesco Guidolin, while Crystal Palace will be hoping to improve their league form after a dismal 2016. Then there’s big spenders Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United – all with new bosses – unlikely, but what odds are they to go down? Check out every top flight clubs’ probability to be relegated from the Premier League in 2016/17 by clicking the arrow, above. *Odds calculated as an average based on leading bookmakers’ odds on 5 June 2016. Joint 7. Leicester City are 33/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 17. West Bromwich Albion are 9/4 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 20 20 18. Middlesbrough are 11/8 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 19. Hull City are 1/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. Joint 1. Manchester City are 1000/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 16. Watford are 5/2 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 20 Joint 3. Manchester United are 750/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 15. AFC Bournemouth are 10/3 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. Joint 5. Tottenham are 500/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 13. Swansea are 9/2 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 12. Crystal Palace are 6/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 11. Stoke City are 10/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 20 20 Joint 7. West Ham are 33/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 Joint 7. Southampton are 33/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 Joint 3. Chelsea are 750/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 14. Sunderland are 4/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. Joint 5. Liverpool are 500/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20 Joint 1. Arsenal are 1000/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. Joint 7. Everton are 33/1 to be relegated from the Premier League next season. 20. Burnley are 10/11 to be relegated from the Premier League next season – click the arrow above, right, to see every top flight clubs’ odds of dropping into the Championship last_img read more

DDTV: DONEGAL STAR NEIL McGEE GETS BEHIND GAA IRISH LANGUAGE CAMPAIGN

first_imgTá ríméad ar Choiste na Gaeilge Chumann Lúthchleas Gael go bhfuil roinnt de na peileadóirí agus de na hiománaithe is aitheanta atá sa Chumann sásta a bheith páirteach i bhfeachtas a léireoidh an dlúthbhaint atá ag an eagraíocht leis an nGaeilge agus in iarracht tuilleadh daoine a spreagadh chun pé méid den teanga atá acu a labhairt.The GAA’s Coiste na Gaeilge is pleased to confirm that some of the Association’s top footballers and hurlers have agreed to participate in a campaign to raise awareness of the close ties between the GAA and the language and to try to encourage more people to speak whatever ‘Gaeilge’ they have.Click play to watch Neil McGee’s video supporting the campaign.  DDTV: DONEGAL STAR NEIL McGEE GETS BEHIND GAA IRISH LANGUAGE CAMPAIGN was last modified: June 15th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:DDTV: DONEGAL STAR NEIL McGEE GETS BEHIND GAA IRISH LANGUAGE CAMPAIGNlast_img read more