Toronto looks to stave off OKC for a franchise record 12th straight win
20 March, 2018, 10:30
There were plenty of notable names and teams playing with stakes involved.
A surging Thunder team visits the Celtics on Tuesday night with National Basketball Association playoff positioning on the line.
Elsewhere, James Harden buried a three-pointer inside the final minute, and the visiting Houston Rockets completed a season sweep of the Minnesota Timberwolves with a 129-120 win.
Did we accidentally get in a time machine and go back to 2008? If they are still feeling resentful of everything that transpired in the Thunder game, they could vent all that on the Orlando Magic this Tuesday.
Anthony Davis had himself a game against the Celtics on Sunday, and things got off to a great start with this lob from Rajon Rondo.
The Raptors still lead the Eastern Conference with a 52-18 win-loss record.
Russell Westbrook capped his 23rd triple-double of 37 points, 14 assists and 13 rebounds by hitting the tiebreaking layup with 39.7 seconds remaining, as the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped the host Toronto Raptors' team-record, 11-game winning streak with a hotly contested 132-125 victory on Sunday.
Casey was apparently the victim of mistaken identity; he was ejected for something a fan said to officials. It was not a good night for the refs and all the Raptors could do was laugh.
The Thunder (43-29) remained two games behind the surging Portland Trail Blazers (44-26), who chalked up their 13th consecutive win with a 122-109 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers, for third place in the West courtesy of 23 points from Damian Lillard. They're known for making a push in the second half, but this season they've come out with a force that has pushed them far up the standings in the Western Conference. This is gonna be a poster on a wall somewhere.
Also this week, Washington hit Russian Federation with sanctions for trying to influence the 2016 U.S. election. Navalny, whose group also monitored the vote, dismissed Putin's challengers on Sunday's ballot as "puppets".
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Microsoft has announced at GDC this morning, support for hardware accelerated raytracing coming to DirectX 12, known as DXR. Among the game engines that now support the DXR API are Unreal Engine 4, Unity, Frostbite and Northlight.
The Central Election Commission has announced turnout for this year's election was 68%, a jump from turnout for the 2012 election. The poll covered 161,000 respondents at 1,200 precincts in 68 Russian provinces and had a margin of error of no more than 3.5%.
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It fall, as 32 investors sold ICE shares while 233 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 708 raised stakes. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.89949, the 3 month is 0.84241, and the 1 month is now 0.90776.
In doing so, he outlasted Larry Nance , Jr., Victor Oladipo and Dennis Smith Jr .to become the 2018 Dunk Contest champion. Booker has quietly been one of the best scorers in the National Basketball Association in the last two years.
Casting his ballot in Moscow, Putin seemed confident of victory, saying he would consider any percentage of votes a success. Putin opponents alleged employers with close ties to the state were ordering staff to go and vote, and send back evidence.
Aminu Hits Double Figures In Blazers Win
Paul George scored 22 points and Carmelo Anthony had 15 as the Thunder extended their winning streak to six. You don't want to get comfortable. "We understand what time of year (it is) and what has to be done".
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With nearly all the ballots counted, Putin had received more than 76% of the vote on Sunday, the central election commission said. Election authorities said they will investigate all irregularities and annul results where needed.
Body Of Australian Woman Found In Semi-Frozen Canadian Lake
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UK Reaches Brexit Transition Deal With EU
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Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
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Devastating Australia Bush Fire Destroys Scores of Homes
It remained out of control about 1am local time, although conditions began to ease after a southerly change on Sunday night. The fires have destroyed 18 houses, killed livestock and razed farms in areas some 200 km southwest of Melbourne.
Triple Frontier : who is actually starring?
The project has always been a magnet for talent, and actors such as Tom Hanks and Johnny Depp have been associated with it. Charles Roven ( Wonder Woman , American Hustle ), Alex Gartner and Andy Horwitz are producing via Atlas Entertainment.
Pearson UK reports 21% mean gender pay gap
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Facebook Enables Direct PC Game Streaming And Rewards
Facebook has officially launched its Instant Games platform, which will allow developers to make games for Facebook users. Paladins and Smite developer Hi-Rez has actually been trialling the feature for sometime.