Currently, the defending champion Golden State Warriors are the unanimous odds-on favorites to win their third consecutive National Basketball Association championship. "Everybody's good", Golden State coach Steve Kerr said.
The teams are meeting in the first round again.
After pushing the Golden State Warriors to Game 7 in the 2018 Western Conference Finals, the Rockets were expected to be leading contenders this season following the addition of Carmelo Anthony.
"That was the Sterling game". I never had no stable environment.
"I think the parity and the competition in the East, and not knowing and everyone having a honest chance maybe in the East that did not, when not you look between Toronto, Boston, Philadelphia", TNT analyst Chris Webber said. The distractions were just overwhelming that night. Bojan Bogdanovic has really stepped up, as has Wes Matthews, and Young, Turner, Sabonis, I mean the whole team, really.
This is definitely a new series, and the Warriors like how they have come together from a topsy-turvy season that featured embarrassing losses at home, a rarity in recent years. Having said all that, the Warriors are still not to be taken lightly, but you shouldn't pencil them in as sure-fire champions just yet.
Facebook reportedly bringing messages back to main app Quickly after that, the option to have conversations with friends via Chat was completely removed from the Facebook app. A Facebook spokeswoman said that the company did not have any additional details to share at this time .
Giant Stratolaunch aircraft lands initial flight The pilot Evan Thomas told reporters the experience was "fantastic" and that "for the most part, the airplane flew as predicted". The aircraft, the largest in the world by wingspan, took off from Mojave Air and Space Port in California at 9:58 a.m.
The Clippers count heavily on their talented, versatile bench, too.
"I enjoy the way they played basketball". He's not going to outscore or outshoot Curry. Kerr was committed to not sacrificing the health of his team down the stretch just to secure the No. 1 seed.
Milwaukee Bucks:Current roster captures spirit of franchise's past greats: Adam McGee wrote about the parallels this year's Bucks team has with past squads throughout the franchise's peaks in the early 1970's and throughout the entire 1980's and the spirit of the team heading into this year's playoffs. They've done that four straight years, winning three of them, and with a strong finish after some occasional lapses surged to the best record in the West.
Everybody is eager to see Cousins on the big stage at last.
The Warriors are looking forward to snatching four of the last five season championships. "It's unfortunate what happened in New Orleans with the injury and everything. I plan on taking full advantage of it". Judging by the work he has put in and the MVP season he has put up numbers-wise, there will be plenty of teams Fearing the Deer and Milwaukee will be playing well into May and June. They've been overlooked all season, and I can't wait to watch them face off against Philly and probably Milwaukee, but their first-round matchup with Orlando won't be quite as riveting.
Per 100 possessions, he's got an offensive rating of 119 and a defensive of 105.
Story line: The 76ers loaded up for a postseason run, making trades during the regular season to acquire Jimmy Butler and Tobias Harris.
Durant explained that his experience with Golden State has been rewarding, despite the negative attention that comes with the job.
The satellite is meant to provide Internet and mobile phone services for customers in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. The satellite was safely deployed in orbit just more than half-hour after launch, giving SpaceX a flawless launch.
The NHL suspended Kucherov for boarding Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Markus Nutivaara during Friday's game, the NHL says . Kucherov was the top point-getter in the National Hockey League this past season with 41 goals and 87 assists.
Clearly, this vision of one app, one goal has shifted since Facebook acquired both Instagram and WhatsApp. It hasn't yet been confirmed by Facebook , however, and it's unclear when the change might take place.
He works "as part of the scrapper guild", and he bears a close resemblance to Rey in terms of what he does - and his powers. Cal will come across new and old faces in the Star Wars universe, including his companion Cere and his droid buddy, BD-1.
Following the transaction announcement, Anadarko's shares surged more than 30 percent in pre-market trade on the NYSE on Friday. Anadarko shareholders will receive 0.38 shares of Chevron and $16.25 (£12.43) in cash for each of their shares.
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel was third fastest, 0.301secs off the pace, and just 0.017secs quicker than team-mate Charles Leclerc . Big congratulations to Valtteri, he's been stellar all weekend and I've been struggling and fighting the auto ", said the Briton.
Ayoze Perez thinks that Newcastle are now safe from relegation after he scored the only goal against Leicester this evening . In a game that if Newcastle won they would all but guarantee their place in the Premier League for next season.
That's why we chose to play a different type of game . "I think when we conceded the goal, nothing happened". "I don't see a situation where they will both pick three points up from every game this season".
However, Trump said he was afraid of the criticism he would have faced if he chose Ivanka for either position. Donald Trump believes his daughter Ivanka "would have been incredible" as president of the World Bank .
The airfield is notorious for its short runway and perilous approach, sitting at an elevation of over 2,800 meters. In addition to the three fatalities, there were four people injured and airlifted to Kathmandu by helicopter.
On December 26, 2004, a 9.1-magnitude quake struck Aceh province, causing a tsunami and killing more than 170,000 in Indonesia. The quake struck at a relatively shallow depth of 17 kilometres off the east coast of Sulawesi island, said the USGS.
The Music app would presumably be focused on offering a home for the Apple Music service away from the baggage of iTunes . The fact that the world has largely gone mobile and it seems like iTunes on the Mac has steadily become a bloated mess.
2 children dead, many homes damaged as storms pummel South
Two children were injured and more than a dozen people were treated on the scene for minor injuries after the Franklin tornado . According to officials, about 4,000 in Franklin have been left without power as a result of the storm.
FCC to spend $20 billion for rural internet
Since November, the FCC has auctioned 1,550 megahertz of spectrum to be used by commercial wireless providers for 5G connectivity. Pai is also proposing to invest $20.4 billion over 10 years to build out high-speed broadband networks in rural America.
Horizon Zero Dawn Voice Actress Says a Sequel is Coming
In the last hour potential anticipation has arrived, which seems to have revealed the existence of Horizon Zero Dawn 2 . For the moment, however, no announcements had arrived yet except for a few rumors about Horizon Zero Dawn 2 on PS5.
Pope stuns South Sudan rival leaders by kissing their feet
In South Sudan, rule of starvation due to the civil war. "So, as simple citizens, you will become fathers of the nation." . Kiir and Machar had clashed in 2013, leading to a civil war that left roughly 400,000 people in South Sudan dead.
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are down for many users
As of the time of writing, there has been no update from Facebook about what caused the outage and when the service will return. A map on the site showed the UK, US and large areas of Europe are affected by the connection issues.