Saturday, 4 March 2017

             Messi's Magic Helps Barcelona Cruise to 5-0 win over Celta Vigo.

             Messi scored 2 wonderful goals and provided 2 assist as Barca got a win against Celta Vigo. Neymar , Umtiti and Raketic scored goal for Barcelona. Now Barcelona are on top of La Liga with 1 point.  

Messi 24'
Neymar 40'
Raketic 57'
Umtiti 62'
Messi 64'

             14' minute , Lionel Messi's effort denied by Sergio. Messi played one to one with Neymar and shoots a ball but it directly went into a hand of Sergio.

             19' minute , Suarez made a wonderful , he past two Celta defender , and kicked a ball from edge of penalty area , A ball beats Sergio but it hits a Post Bar , Messi took a rebound and he tried to put a ball into a net , but his effort also denied by Post Bar.

            21' minute , Celta Vigo missed a wonderful chance  , Barcelona made an error on clearing a ball , Umtiti tried to clear a ball but it went to Celta Vigo player , he shots a ball but it missed by a small margin.

            24' minute , Goal - Barcelona Messi , A brilliant solo goal from Messi. Just one player guarding him when he received a ball  , He made 360 degree move and run , Celta defender was hopeless against him , he past two Celta Vigo player and made a slip shot which directly went into a net , No chance for Sergio to stop a ball. What a goal by Messi !

            34''minunte , Rafinha made a very good play but He was not able to finish a play. He missed a chance to score a goal.

            40' minute , Goal - Barcelona Neymar , Team Work display by Barrca player , Messi started a move , He passed a ball to Raketic , Raketic gave it Back to Messi , Messi made perfect pass to Neymar , and What a finish by Neymar , He chipped a ball over a head of  Celta Vigo Goal Keeper Sergio.

             49' minute , Sergio Roberto made a wonderful solo run from middle of ground , He effort and his shot denied by Sergio.

            57' minute , Goal Barcelona Raketic , Once again a wonderful Team Work by Barca player. Neymar gave a ball to Messi , Messi passed a ball to Rafinha , Rafinha's first touch went long but Raketic took advantage of it and put a ball into a back of a net between legs of Sergio.

            62' minute , Goal Barcelona Umtiti , Once again Messi started a move , Jordie Alba put a ball into open area with awesome flick , Messi  collected it , Messi made a cross pass into a Celta Vigo box , Umtiti was there to put a ball into a box with his right foot.

           64' minute , Goal Barcelona Messi , A beautiful Goal from Messi , once again Celta player made mistake by unmarking Lionel Messi , Messi was alone when he received a ball , He run towards Celta box passed one defender , and fired a shot between legs of second defender. A great goal by Messi.

           Barcelona leading a lead with 1 points . Real Madrid defeated Eibar 4-1. Real Madrid is 1 point behind Barcelona but they have one game in Hand.

           Barcelona will face PSG in Uefa Champions League , This is a very huge game for them. They are down 4-0. And In La Liga , Barca will Face Deportivo next week..       






Friday, 3 March 2017

             Cavs(42-18)     Vs     Hawks(34-27)

Cavaliers sets a record for most 3-pointers in a regular season.

              Cavs set All-Time record for threes in a regular season game with 25. This is a fourth time Cavs hit 20+ 3-pointer in a game. Kyrie Irving scored 43 points and LeBron James made 38 points in a game. They both made 81 points combined. This was a first game for Korver after he made a deal with Cavs against Hawks. He was greeted by a standing ovation when he entered the game late in the first quarter and the Hawks showed a video tribute to his time in Atlanta after the first period.


             Cavaliers survived a late scare from Atlanta Hawk , Atlanta Hawks scored 42 points in last quarter and made a game very close but they felt just short. Kyle Korver delivered the record setting three pointer with 1:17 remaining.

             Atlanta Hawks bench player Tim Hardaway Jr. made a huge impact on a game , He came off a bench and scored 36 points for Atlanta Hawks.

             1st quarter :9:23 remaining Thompson made a dunk shot , assisted by LeBron James. 8:59 left Kyrie Irving 3-pointer gave 5 points lead to Cavs. 6:17 left LeBron James' made 3-pointer , 11 points lead for Cavs. Hardaway Jr. Driving made Reverse Layup Shot and cut a lead to 8 points Assist by Schroder. 4:35 remaining Iman Shumpert's 3-points play gave 11 point lead to Cavs , Assisted by LeBron James. 3:22 left Prince made a wonderful running lay up shot. 2:00 left Irving made a great play , dancing with Hawks player , He made a running lay up shot. Cavs took a quarter with 6 points lead.

             2nd Quarter : 10:50 left , LeBron James made 3-pointer , assisted by Kyrie Irving. 9:56 , big move basketball play by LeBron James , He got a rebounds on his first miss and on second attempt he drew a foul and made 2-pointer. 8:31 left , Derrick Williams made 3-pointer , assisted by Daron Williams. 12 points lead for Cavs.7:26 , Hardaway made 3 -pointer , cut a lead to 7 points. Cavs replied with Jefferson's 3-pointer , assisted by James.3:49 left , korver blocked Sefolosha's shot. 2:45 remaining ,Kyrie Irving 3-pointer gave 17 points lead to Cavs. 2:46 left Howard made dunk on AllyOop pass.

           After first half , Cavs got 17 points lead , where Kyrie Irving scored 23 points and LeBron James scored 22 points. A huge first half for both players.

           3rd Quarter : Both teams are nearly matched each other in third quarter ,  11:36 Frye made 3 point shot , Assisted by Kyrie Irving and 20 points lead for Cavs. 8:51 left LeBron James made 3-pointer from a corner. 8:04 remaining , LeBron made another 3-pointer , 24 points lead for Cavs. Cavs took a maximum 25 points lead in a game.

          4th quarter : Atlanta Hawks named 4th quarter by outscoring Cavs 42-29 and cut a lead to only 1 points. but korver made his 3rd 3-pointer of a game and gave a 4 points lead to Cavs. 1:32 remaining , Hawks made 23 - 7 runs n 4:48 minutes which cut  a lead to only one point. but Korver's 3-pointer took a game from Hawks. Cavs won a game with just 5 points.

         Next Fixture for Cavs : Cleveland Cavaliers vs Miami Heat

         Next Fixture For Hawks : Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers

         For Cavs :

LeBron JamesF393813800
Channing FryeF24114101
kyrie IrvingG35432941
Derrick Williams1891111
Kyle Korver3092311

         For Hawks :

Paul MilsapF38279101
Dwight HowardC261510231
Kent BazemoreG35144712
Dennis SchroderG32172700
Tim Hardaway Jr.35362200
Ersan Ilyasova21108210

              Results Of  Week 25 :

              Another  bad game for Real Madrid in La Liga. They held by 12th placed Las Palmas 3-3. Cristiano Ronaldo's two late goal save them from another defeat in La Liga. Ina game against Las Palmas Gareth Bale sent off because of pushing Las Palmas play maker Jon Viera. In a Last game against Villarreal They barely got a win.

Velencia vsLeganes
Real BetisvsMalaga
Villarreal vsOsasuna
Granada vsAlaves
SevillavsAthletic Bilbao
Draw Games
Real MadridvsLas Palmas
EspanyolvsCelta Vigo
Athletico MadridvsDeportivo
Real SociedadvsEibar

              While Barcelona crushed sporting 6-1. Neymar , Messi and Suarez showed a wonderful play in this game. Athletico Madrid held by Sporting where Farnando Torress faced a horror head injury.   

              Fixture Of  Week 26 :

Week 26
Real BetisvsReal Sociedad
barcelonavsCelta Vigo
Real MadridvsEibar
Ath. MadridvsValencia
Las PalmasvsOsasuna

             Top Teams Standing In La Liga :

2Real Madrid24175256
4Ath. Madrid25137546
5Real Sociedad25143845

              Real Madrid is now in second place after draw against Las Palmas , while Barcelona took a first place in La Liga after crushing Sporting 6-1. While Ath. Madrid fall far behind from top three teams in La Liga. Now La Liga become Three horse race. Sevilla just two points behind Barcelona. Real Madrid is in second place but they have one game in hand.
              Top 5 Goal Scorers Of La Liga :

1Lionel Messi215barcelona
2Luis Suarez209barcelona
3Cristiano Ronaldo183Real Madrid
4Lago Aspas143Celta Vigo
5Antoine Griezmann106Ath. Madrid


Thursday, 2 March 2017

              Bulls(31-30)     Vs     GSW(50-11)

              On Durant injury report MRI confirmed that Durant suffered a grade 2 MCL sprain and a tibial bone bruise. Warriors lost their 2 consecutive games in a row since April , 2015. Paul Zipser returned from injury for Bulls. Michael Carter Williams remained out.


              Warriors missed too many shot in last few minutes of  a game. Splash brother nearly missed last 10 shot of a game. In a Last 89 times Splash brother combined for 40+ field goal attempts , but Bulls limited them to their worst combined FG % of 30.6.

              Bulls have won 18 straight home regular season games on TNT arena. 

              Once again GSW was very bad at 3-point shooting , They shoot a ball from long range with 20 field goal %. Stephen Curry made 2 3-pointer from 11 while Klay Thompson made only 1 3-pointer from 11. They both made 3 3-pointer combined from 22. Chicago Bulls made 5 3-pointer from 5 from 19 with 26.3 3P%. Bulls was good in every field in a game against GSW.

              Stephen Curry Said ,"It was good news on one hand because it looked really bad the way it kind of bent and we didn't know exactly what was going to happen of what the prognosis was going to be. Obviously , you feel for Him and want him to get healthy as fast as possible but not rush it because we have a long journey ahead of us going into the playoffs. We will be fine , Finish out however long he is out. next man up mentality but obviously it will be tough to replace a guy like KD."       

               "Obviously, it was good news on one hand because it looked really bad the way it kind of bent and we didn’t know exactly what was going to happen or what the prognosis was going to be," Warriors star Stephen Curry said. "Obviously, you feel for him and want him to get healthy as fast as possible but not rush it because we have a long journey ahead of us going into the playoffs. We’ll be fine. Finish out however long he’s out. Next man up mentality but obviously it will be tough to replace a guy like KD." 

                For Bulls :

Jmmy ButlerF35225841
Bobby PortisF311713001
Robin LopezC22103001
Dwayene WadeG33125320

            For GSW :

Patrick McCawF28114221
Draymond GreenF34128712
Zaza PachuliaG1485010
Klay ThompsonG36131100
Stephen CurryG35236550
Andre Iguodala25107200


Wednesday, 1 March 2017

             Cleveland(41-18)     Vs     Celtics(38-22)

Despite LeBron James 7th Triple-Double of a season Cavs lost to Celtics.

             Derrick Williams played his first game for Cavs. This was a matchup between 1st and 2nd number team in Eastern Conference. Celtics came out as a winner in this close game. 24 lead changes and 18 ties in a game. LeBron James averaging 29.5 PPG against Celtics , only Jordan is ahead of him who scored more points per game than LeBron James against Celtics ,30.7 PPG.

        Kyrie Irving has now scored 20+ points in 10 straight games.


               In 1st quarter 10:04 minute , Bradley made jump shot , 3 points lead for Celtics. 9:46 left in quarter LeBron responded with his 3 pointer and tied a game. 7:29 left in 1st , Channing Frye made 3 pointer which gave 3 points lead to Cavs. Cavs made 9-2 run in 2:30 minute. Cavs ended a first quarter by scoring last 6 points. LeBron James scored 8 points in 1st quarter.

              Cavs started second quarter with Jefferson's ally-oop dunk , assisted by James. 7:09 remaining Smart made driving dunk and cut a lead within 3 points. 4:03 , Crowder steals a ball and passed a ball to Isiaih Thomas , Isiaih Thomas made pull up jump three and levelled a game , 41-41. Celtics made 7-0 run in 1:10 minute. Celtics took a quarter with 29-24.

              After First half Cavs had only 1 point lead.

             3rd quarter , too many lead exchange in first 6 minutes. 4:31 remaining in quarter , LeBron James hammered a rim with a powerful Dunk , assisted by Thompson. A very exiting third quarter for both teams , Many lead exchange in 3rd quarter. A close 3rd quarter but Celtics named it with 25-21.   

             Boston Celtics had 3 points lead after play of 3rd quarter. 10:02 remaining in 4th quarter , Jefferson made a layup shot and drew a foul. 3 points play for Jefferson , tied a game for Cavs. 9:14 remaining in 4th quarter , LeBron James made 3 pointer , assist by Jefferson. Cavs took a three points lead. but Celtics gave an answer with Brown's three pointer and tied a game. In next possession Cavs respond with 3-point shot. 7:14 remaining in 4th , Croweder made three pointer and gave 1 point lead to Celtics , assisted by Horford. In next play James made cutting dunk shot , assisted by Korver and retained a lead. Jerebko made 3-pointer which levelled a game. 4:06 remaining in 4th , Brown made ally Oop Dunk shot , 1 points lead to Celtics. 3:28 left in 4th , A wonderful play by Kyrie Irving , He made driving floating jump shot and gave 1 point lead to Cavs. Crowder and Bradley made 3 pointer in 1 minute , both assisted by Thomas. 2 points lead for Celtics. 57.5 seconds in 4th quarter Korver made his first 3-pointer of a game , assisted by James. 49.4 second left in 4th , Isaiah Thomas made a very important 3 pointer which gave Celtics 2 points lead. Irving responded with a great play , He mad driving layup shot and tied a game. Thomas made two free throws which gave 2 points lead to Celtics. Williams had a chance to make 3 pointer when he was open but he missed it. Cavs lost a game by 103 - 99.

Only player to score 30 points game  3 times against Cavs in a single season after Wade and Allen Iverson.

               Next Game OF Cavs : Cleveland Cavaliers Vs Atlanta Hawks.

               Next Game Of Celtics : Boston Celtics Vs Los Angeles Lakers.

               For Celtics :

Jae CrowderF321710210
Al HorfordC329101001
Avery BradleyG21112000
Isaiah ThomasG34312521
Marcus Smart3292801
Jaylen Brown2287001
Kelly Olynyk18102201

              For Cavs :

LeBron JamesF4028131011
Tristan ThompsonC34913200
Kyrie IrvingG32282111
Derrick Williams31133011
Richard Jefferson1884201



              Messi , Neymar and Suarez scored a goal as Barca beat Sporting Gijon and maintain a pressure on Real Madrid.

              Barcelona Next game : Barcelona Vs Celta Vigo

Barcelona 6vsSporting Gijon 1
Messi 9'
Rodriguez 11' OG
L. Suarez 27'Castro 21'
Alcacer 49'
Neymar 66'
Raketic 87'

              9' minute , Goal Barcelona - Messi , A wonderful long pass from Mascherano to Messi , Sporting defender tried to play a offside trap but Messi was onside on Mascherano's pass. Messi made brilliantly timed run on Mascherano's pass , and he put a ball into a net with a header. A rare header goal from Messi.

              11' minute , Goal Barcelona - OG Rodriguez , Just after two minutes Suarez scored second for Barcelona. Neymar made wonderful no look pass into a penalty area of Sporting. Suarez took it brilliantly and shoot a ball towards net , a ball hit Sporting defender and went into a net.

             21' minute , Goal Sporting Gion , Castro send a ball into a net which is deflected. A wonderful threaded pass in behind busquet  picked out the run of Sergio. A Sporting attacker just push a ball , a ball beats the goalkeeper but a ball hits a post. Castro run towards post , took rebound and put a ball into a net.

             27' minute , Goal Barcelona - Suarez , A sloppy play by sporting defender , he tried to clear a ball from penalty area of Sporting but he gave a ball into a hand of Suarez , Saurez just have to shoot a ball and he did it in style. he send a ball back into a net with powerful shot. second for Suarez.

            50' minute , Goal Barcelona - Alcacer , Messi robbed a ball from Babin , and he passed a ball to Alcacer into a penalty area , no one was guarding him , in a second touch , he put a ball into a back of a net with right footed shot.

           66' minute , Goal Barcelona - Neymar , Astonishing free kick goal by Neymar. He took a free kick from wrong angle for right footed but he curl a ball and send a ball into a net from the right edge of a post.      

           87' minute , A brilliant finish from Raketic ,Raketic played one-two with Sergio Roberto and  fires a shot from a tight angle. A ball went into a back of a net.



              OKC(35-25)     Vs     Utah(37-23)

              Russell Westbrook scored 30th Triple-Double of a season and he scored 12 points as 2:05 remaining in last quarter. Russell Westbrook scored 43 points , 11 rebounds , 10 assists in a game.


             Alex Abrinas was hot handed in a game. He made 4 shot out of 4 and made 3 3-pointer from 3 with 100 % field goal. Also OKC bench player gave important contribution in a game.

              OKC player made 15 3-pointer from 22 with 68.2 field goal %. While Utah Jazz made 9 3-pointer from 22. OKC shoots a ball with 51.3 FG% , Jazz shoots a ball with 46.2 FG%.

               For OKC :

PlayerPosition MinPointsRebAstStl Blk
Russell WestbrookG3843111000
Alex AbrinesG26110000
Enes Kanter26159111
Doug McDermott25165100

               For Jazz :   

PlayerPosition MinPointsRebAstStlBlk
Gordon HaywardF32192530
Rudy GobertC311310003
Rodney HoodG30186000
George HillG38152821
Alec Burks15132110
Joe Johnson23135110

                 GSW(50-10)     Vs     Wizards(35-23)

                 Wizard stuns GSW and end GSW's 4 game winning streak. In this game Kevin Durant hurt his knee. It was major blow to GSW. KD's inner circle is worried this is a major inury and this injury will end this season for him.


                  An injury occurred when Wizards' forward Marcin Gortat went for a rebound and pushed Zaza Pachulia who fell on Kevin Durant's leg. Stephen Curry was too bad in a game in 3-point shooting he made only 2 3-pointer from 9. Klay Thompson also had a bad game in three point shooting , He made 3 from 13 from long range.

                 GSW very bad from long range , they made 8 from 28. Wizards made 12 3-pointer out of 28.

                 For Wizards :

PlayerPosition MinPointsRebAstStl Blk
Draymond Green F391481421
Zaza PachuliaC18128000
Klay ThompsonG38163220
Stephen CurryG34257430
Shaun Livingston23143212

                 For GSW :

PlayerPosition MinPointsRebAstStlBlk
Otto Porter Jr.F37148320
Markieff MorrisF32226124
Marcin GortatC231212101
Bradley BealG39254330
John Wall G391261920
Bojan Bogdanovic1620100

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

              After League Cup Triumph , Mourinho Hopes Ibrahimovic Will Stay At United.

Manchester United won second title of a season.

              Six months into their first season at Manchester United , Jose Mourinho and Zlatan Ibrahimovic have collected their first trophy

Man. United vsSouthampton
Ibrahimovic 18'Manolo 45+1' , 48'
Lingard 38'
Ibrahimovic 87'

              There is a Little doubt Murinho wants Ibra to commit to staying at united into next season , after Jlatan's double clinched the League Cup with 3-2 victory over Southampton on Sunday.   

              18' minute ,Goal Manchester United - Ibrahimovic , Brilliant from Ibrahimovic. He shoots a ball over Steven Davis , Who didn't jump early enough and Forster was slow to move across his line to dive. A ball beats goalkeeper and went into a net.

               38' minute , Goal Manchester United - Lingard , A great passing display by Man. United team. Southampton defender left Lingard wide open. He had too many space to shoot a ball. Lingard made no mistake and  he finished low into the corner.  

              45+1' minute , Goal Southampton - Manolo Gabbiadini , Manolo Gabbiadini made a touch on a cross pass , A ball went into a net under the legs of David De Gea. 

             48' minute , Goal Southampton - Maolo Gabbiadini , A great equalizer by Manolo. He shoots a ball into a net with powerful kick with no look towards net.

            87' minute , Goal Manchester United - Ibrahimovic , Ibrahimovic opened in penalty area when Harerra made a cross pass , Ibrahimovic just have to put a ball into a net and he did it in Style.

               Manchester United won a game 3-2. 

             Ibrahimovic after a game ,"let's see what happens. I will stop on top , if I don't perform , if I don't bring result , I will not play, I will not be like other players. I'm an animal. I feel like a lion."


             Cavs(41-17)     Vs     Bucks(26-32)

             Cavaliers sign three time all star Derron Williams. Kyrie Irving become 8th Cavs player to reach 8000 assists.this season against MIL, LeBron is averaging 28.3 points, including .500 from deep, 8.3 boards & 5.7 dimes in 38.3 minutes.   


               LeBron James returned from a bout with strep throat and scored 24 points, Kyrie Irving added 25 and the Cleveland Cavaliers held off the Milwaukee Bucks 102-95 on Monday night. 

               10:44 remaining in 1st quarter , LeBron James hammered a rim with a powerful running dunk shot assisted by Jefferson. 9:23 remaining in a quarter LeBron James made 8-0 run in 1:19 minutes. 7:42 remaining in quarter Irving tried to make Reverse Layup Shot but it was  Blocked  by Antetokounmpo. 6:42 remaining in quarter Richard Jefferson made cutting dunk shot assisted by Kyrie Irving. 9 points lead for Cavaliers. 48.7 seconds remaining in quarter Brogdon made jump shot and levelled a game. Cavs took first quarter with 27-25. Kyrie Irving scored and Richard Jefferson scored 9 point each in first half.

                In a second quarter Derrick Williams made cutting Dunk shot assisted by LeBron James.9:07 remaining in 2nd quarter Vaughn Made 3 point shot  Assisted by Beasley 2 points lead for Bucks. 8:34 remaining in quarter Michael Beasley got a knee injury. Beasley replaced by Teletovic. 8:08 remaining in quarter Williams hammered a rim with a cutting dunk shot assisted by james. 1:36 remaining in quarter , Korver made 3-points 7 points lead for Cavs. Cavs made 9-3 run in 4 minutes. Tony Snell made 3-point shot at buzzer.

                  The Bucks may have sustained a costly injury as forward Michael Beasley sprained his left knee in the first half. Beasley’s knee buckled grotesquely as he tried to defend James on the baseline. He scored 11 points before going down and had to be helped to Milwaukee’s locker room.

                   Cavs took a lead of 2 points after first half.

                 In a starting of a first quarter , Milwakee Bucks made 8-0 run and took a lead of 5 points. 6:33 remaining in quarter Irving's 3 pointer cut a lead to 1 point. 5:51 remaining LeBron James made running layup shot and drew a foul , 2 points lead for Cavs. Cavs made 15-2 run in 5:30 minute. 1:57 minute remaining , Terry made 3-pointer levelled a game for Bucks. Cavs replied with 3-pointer. A buzzer beater 3 pointer by Williams. 4 points lead for Cavs after 3rd quarter.

                 8:17 remaing in 4th quarter , Williams made ally Oop dunk shot assisted by LeBron James.5:11 remaining in quarter  Dellavedova made  Floating Jump shot  Assisted by Antetokounmpo. 4:47 remaining in last quarter , James made driving dunk shot and drew a foul. 3:48 left in quarter , Triston Thompson blocked a shot of Brogdon. Cavs made 11-0 run in 2:46 minutes and took 12 points lead. Cavs took a game with 102 - 95.

               The three-time All-Star gives Cleveland depth, someone to lead its second unit and a reliable backup for Irving. Williams negotiated a buyout of his contract last week with Dallas before being waived and informing the Cavs he wanted to join them and try to win a title.

                Cleveland is more than happy to add him to a bench that has improved in the last month with the additions of Kyle Korver and Derrick Williams, who combined for 27 points in the win.There’s also a chance the Cavs could sign free agent center Andrew Bogut, who was waived by Philadelphia on Monday and is being courted by several teams.

                Next Game for Cavs : Cavaliers Vs Boston Celtics

                Next Game For Bucks : Mlwakee Vs Denver Nuggets  

                For Cavs :

Player PositionMin PointsRebAstStlBlk
LeBron JamesF372410600
Richard JeffersonF30116210
Kyrie Irving G36254920
Derrick Williams27147000
Kyle Korver29133000

                For Bucks :

Michael BeasleyF8113210
Greg Monroe19133400
Malcolm Brogdom31203510
John Henson19105101



Monday, 27 February 2017

              OKC(34-25)     vs     Pelicans(23-37)

              New Orleans Pelicans has now one of the two best forward in NBA. DeMarcus Cousin and Anthony Davis. This time Russell Westbrook and his team was up against two twin towers and it didn't effect Russ. He scored 29th Triple-Double Of a season. Now It's almost predictable that Russ will score Triple-Double in every game.


                    Pelicans made 7-0 run in the starting of a first half and took a lead of 6 points.
                   4:38 remaining in First Quarter Anthony Davis's 3-pointer gave 9 points lead to Pelicans. 2:35 remaining in quarter OKC made 8-0 run in 1:50 minutes and cut a lead to 2 points in first half.               

                    Pelicans took a first quarter with 35-32. Anthony Davis scored 24 points in a quarter.While for OCK Russ , Kanter and Adams scored 8 points each in first half.

                      Cousin started 2nd quarter by making step back jump shot. 10:19 remaining in 2nd quarter , Roberson Cutting Layup shot  gave 1 point lead to OKC. Moore made 2 free throws which gave lead back to Pelicans. Moore made another diving layup shot which gave 3points lead to Pelicans. 7:32 remaining in quarter , Cousin made jump shot , 5 points lead to Pelicans. 6:24 remaining , Cousin made pull up jump shot , 8 points lead to Pelicans. 6:11 remaining in quarter Abrinas made a dunk shot on Russell's ally-opp pass. Abrinas made 3pointer on next possession , cut a lead to 3 points. OKC made 7-0 run in 1 minute.

                      Cousin scored 18 points in 2nd quarter. A bad quarter for Russ , He scored only 2 points in quarter.After first half both teams have same points with 59-59.

                       OKC got third quarter with 28-25. Russ scored 10 points in 3rd quarter.It was Gibson, not Enes Kanter, who was the first man off the bench in the third quarter. Domantas Sabonis had three fouls. Thunder coach Billy Donovan wanted to give Davis a different look.

                       In a starting of a 4th quarter , Moore made 3 points which levelled a game for Pelicans.

                       2:30 remaining in last quarter of a game , A great Driving dunk by Russ on Cousin , He made two points and drew a foul. 3 points play for Russ. Cousin fouled out from a game. Russell Westbrook score 21 points in Last quarter from 31 points of OKC.

                      Fans suitably went beserk for Westbrook’s amazing feat, claiming the 27-year-old as an easy winner for this season’s NBA MVP award.  

                     OKC will Face Utah Jazz while Pelicans will face Detroit Piston.

                     For OKC ;

PlayerPosition MinPointsRebAstStlBlk
Steven AdamsC291310000
Alex AbrinesG34133100
Russell WestbrookG3641111111
Enes Kanter23209310
                     For Pelicans :

Anthony DavisF32387410
DeMarcus CousinC213110300
E'Twaun Moore27101040




Sunday, 26 February 2017

              Lionel Messi and Rafinha scored in a victory against Athletico Madrid.

Messi scored 20th goal of a season in La Liga. This is Messi's 400th win in Barcelona shirt.

              Once again Lionel Messi scored late goal and gave 3 points to Barcelona and keep title race alive. Athletico Madrid had many chances in first half but pique , Umtitti and Ter Stegen denied all Ath. Madrid effort. First Barcelona had same possession as opposing team.

              3' minute ,  A nice flowing move down the right starts with Gameiro, who knocks it back for the cross to come in to Carrasco at the far post, who ghosts clear of his man but makes a hash of his chance from six yards out.

              17' minute , another Chance for Athletico Madrid , umtitti made a mistake , Gameiro hit a low accurate shot but it was saved by Ter Stegen.

              26' minute Pique gives the ball away 30 yards from goal and Atleti quickly play it to Griezmann.The Frenchman takes a touch, looks up and then fires in a shot from the edge of the box. The ball flies towards the top corner but Ter Stegen makes the save at full stretch.    

               30' minute , Messi and Neymar combine well first time in a game. Messi's shot blocked by Oblak , rebound taken by Suarez and he put a ball into a net , but goal disallowed due to hand ball made by Suarez.

                38' minute Messi's super curl free kick saved by Oblak , A great save by Athletico goal keeper. Messi curls it towards the top corner, from left to right, and Oblak plucks it out of the air to turn it over. From the corner, the ball comes out to Umtitti, who slashes it high and wide.

                43' minute , once again Oblak came in a rescue for Athletico Madrid. Neymar's corner went to Pique which headed a ball very well but it was denied by Oblak.

                49' minute , A wonderful chance for Barca , Saurez won a ball from savic , Suarez passed a baall to Messi , Messi gave it back to Suarez beautifully , Suarez had a great chance to put a ball into a net but he put a ball just wide.

                52' minutes , Ter Stegen makes two great saves in quick succession. First from Girezmann and then from Gameiro. The Frenchman in particular really should have done better. The ball fell to him in the box but be was slow taking his shot and by the time he did the angle was tight.

                64' minute , Goal Barcelona - Rafinha , Athletico defence failed to clear ball , Messi runs hard at the Barca defence, and plays it forward to Rafinha, his shot is blocked, but it comes back to Barca and Rafinha is played in on the right of the area after Suarez shot ricochets back to him and his shot low into the corner.

               70' minute , Goal Athletico Madrid - Godin ,Busquet fouled Filipe Luis on the left , Free kick went to Ath. Madrid. Koke's wonderful free kick slightly glanced by Godin's header at far post , no Chance for Ter Stegen to stop it.

                86' minute , Goal Barcelona Messi , once again Messi step up for Barcelona , Umtitti passed a ball to Messi , Messi shots a ball but it was blocked but he reached first to ball and sent a ball low into the corner.


              Cavs(40-17)     vs     Bulls(30-29)


              Cavs nearly lost a game when LeBron James didn''t play a game. LeBron was absent in a game due to strep throat. For Chicago Bulls  Michael Carter-Williams didn't make the trip from Chicago. 


              Cavs started a game with Channing Fyre's 3-pointer.5:33 remaining in 1st quarter , Wade drives and finished a layup , 2 points lead for Bulls. Mirotic made 3-pointer at a last second of 1st quarter and gave 3 points lead to Bulls.

              In 2nd quarter 9:01 remaining , James Jones' 3-pointer levelled a game with 30-30 points. Jones made another 3 pointer and one layup shot. He made 8 consecutive points for Cavs. William made a cutting dunk , What a rim Hammer by William , Assisted by Felder. 5:22 remaining in quarter Payne made 3-pointer tied a game with 42 points. 3:50 remaining Irving jumper gave 1 point lead to Cavs. 2:30 remaining , Jeffereson made driving dunk shot , assisted by Frye. Wade made 3 points and cut a lead to 1 point after first half. Wade scored 14 points in first half. For Cavs Irving made 14 points. Cleveland got 1 point lead after first half.

              Korver made 11 points while Jones made 8 points for Cavs in second quarter.

              3rd quarter , 9:16 remaining Irving scored on jump shot , assisted by Thompson. Cavs got 6 points lead. 7:02 remaining in quarter, Wade gave a long pass to Portis , Portis made a running dunk shot , 2 points lead for Bulls. Bulls made 11-0 run in last 2:50 minutes. 5:04 remaining Butler made 2 consecutive 3-pointer which gave 9 points lead to Cavs. Bulls got 13 points lead outscoring Cavs 34-20.

              Bulls also took a last quarter of a game with 28-23. Bulls won a game with a huge margin of 18 points.

               With four 3-pointers, Korver passed Vince Carter (2,011 3s) and Jamal Crawford (2,013 3s) and climbed into fifth place in league history. He took a hard fall with 2:59 left in the game and walked to the locker room under his own power, but with a limp. Korver said after the game his right knee was structurally sound and he suffered a bruise on the fall.

              Kyle Korver is now 5th in the NBA's All Time 3PT made.
              Now Cavs will face Milwakee Bucks. Chicago Bulls will face Denver Nuggets.

              For Cavs :

Player PositionMinPointsRebAstStlBlk
Richard JeffersonF3093200
Channng FryeF32115210
Kyrie Irving G35349701
James Jones23142111
Kyle Korver26142200

             For Bulls : 

Player PositionMinPointsRebAstStlBlk
Jimmy ButlerF3818101010
Robin LopezC20101110
Dwayane WadeG342091000
Nikola Mirotic291410120
Danzel Valentine19112200
Rajon Rondo24152520
Cristiano Felicio24105100