Warriors star Stephen Curry to return from 11-game absence Saturday
30 November, 2018, 09:13 | Author: Delia Walker
The Raptors shot 72.7 per cent from the field in the first. Klay Thompson had 23. The matchup prompted Thompson to suggest the night was a potential preview of June's National Basketball Association finals. "More to come on that, but plan to be in Oakland that night!" That included a cold-blooded 32-foot three-point dagger to close the quarter that flipped a comfy Raps lead into an uneasy eight-point one. The Warriors were the National Basketball Association champs in three of the past four seasons.
Toronto luminaries dotted the audience for the matchup between the National Basketball Association powerhouses, from Drake to Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock.
Up by just three points heading into a insane final minute of regulation, Lowry drilled a thrill, but Durant replied with two of his own, his second dagger tying the game with 8.6 seconds to play and sending it to overtime.
While Golden State is an extremely hard team to maintain a big lead against, it is becoming a concerning trend for Toronto to let teams back in, as Detroit, Orlando and Miami have all chipped away at big deficits to make things interesting down the stretch.
Green hit a tie-breaking 3 with 2:07 left in the extra session, and Toronto added to its lead when Lowry stole the ball from Andre Iguodala, leading to a pair of free throws by Siakam.
Nick Nurse certainly was dressed for the occasion.
It was the marquee National Basketball Association game of the night, with the TNT crew of Chris Webber and Marv Albert broadcasting courtside, and all sportscasters wore flamboyant suit jackets to honour the late sideline reporter Craig Sager. Golden State coach Steve Kerr leaped to his feet in need of a timeout to reset his Warriors just five minutes into the game.
Curry, meanwhile, sat out with strained adductor (groin).
For those still sleeping on the Raptors, or refusing to realize that this isn't the same old Raptor team that's had great regular season success and failed to maximize potential in the playoffs, maybe they have something to learn watching this game?
"It feels different for us when we know we're playing one of the best teams in the league".
Through the first frame, Kawhi Leonard had a game-high 13 points and Pascal Siakam was not far behind with 10 points. The Raptors went up by as many as 18 and led 38-25 to end the quarter. Durant seemingly had an answer for each run made by the Raptors and kept the Warriors within striking distance despite being shorthanded.
It's not the first time Stephen King's horror hotel movie has been mentioned in connection with the first lady's holiday tastes. Trump said the decorations chosen for "the people's house" "look fantastic" and "even more beautiful" in person.
It says MS had 581 during that time, the highest number of any state. "I always considered that a great compliment". MS voters are deciding a racially charged Senate election that has dredged up the Deep South state's ugly past.
It has joined the two Koreas at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and the Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang (Indonesia). Seoul said the survey was purely aimed at gathering information on the current state of the North's rail system.
It paves the way for the existing 10% USA import tariff on $200bn (£158bn) of Chinese goods to increase to 25 % from 1 January. If Trump decides to impose the new tariffs, the total amount of taxes on goods from China would be up to $517bn.
He previously worked in the Canberra press gallery and recently finished a Masters of Journalism at Columbia University in NY . In August, Cohen pleaded guilty to multiple counts of campaign finance violations, tax evasion and bank fraud.
Here they go again - at this point, it seems like the Sixers should just move on from Fultz but it's not going to be that easy. Sixers guard Markelle Fultz is meeting with specialists Monday and again mid-week in NY , reports ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski .
Joe Cunningham of SC and Abigail Spanberger of Virginia are among those who said they'd vote against Pelosi on the House floor. Nancy Pelosi is consolidating support as she mounts her unopposed campaign to be the next speaker of the House.
Apple appealed that decision to the Supreme Court, who today heard the arguments (PDF) as it decides whether to hear the case. The Supreme Court is considering whether Apple's App Store is a monopoly and if consumers can sue the company over it.
Signage is displayed on a pedestrian bridge near the General Motors Co. "They better put something else in", Trump said. The reduction includes 8,100 white-collar workers, some of whom will take buyouts and others who will be laid off.
Stormy end to month as Diana arrives with 70mph gales
The Iceland Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for most parts of Iceland for tomorrow and until midnight on Thursday. He said: "We have a yellow warning for wind in the west of the United Kingdom for today and tomorrow.
PM Imran Inaugurated Ground-breaking of Kartarpur corridor
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Northern California Camp Fire Contained
The Butte County Sheriff-Coroner's website as of Monday listed almost 300 individuals still unaccounted for. The office also said the death toll rose to 85 on Saturday after three more bodies were found on the day.
Became known why Prince Harry will live with the mother
Harry and Meghan's plans may have leaked, but it will still be some time before the couple moves to Frogmore Cottage . She usually lives there for a month over Easter and for a week in June, according to the Royal Family's website .
USA reward for word about Mumbai suspects
Meanwhile, France, Israel and the United Kingdom took a similar stand, condemning the Mumbai terror attack. Israel stands in solidarity with India against terrorism and in memory of its victims.
‘We Will Close the Border Permanently if Need Be’
Junior, a migrant from Honduras, waves the American flag while standing with other migrants at the US-Mexico border fence. Some attempted to enter through San Ysidro, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen said in a statement.
GM to slash jobs and close 8 plants
Things are much worse in the United States, where the automaker has announced plans to stop production at four plants from 2019. The cuts will make GM "lean and agile" as the company aims to "lead in autonomous and lead in electric vehicles", Barra said.