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Highlights: The San Antonio Spurs knew they needed to get Kawhi Leonard help from their bench if they wanted any chance to beat the Memphis Grizzlies and take the series lead. That help came in the form of Manu Ginobili and Patty Mills. The duo combined for 30 points as the Spurs earned a 116-103 win over the Grizzlies in Game 5 of their best-of-seven series at the AT&T Center on Tuesday night.
Spurs use fourth quarter to down Grizzlies, take series lead
ARLINGTON, TX – APRIL 25: Ervin Santana #54 of the Minnesota Twins throws against the Texas Rangers in the sixth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on April 25, 2017 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) The Moment: It seemed like the Twins were never going to capitalize on Andrew Cashner’s inability to get anywhere close to the strike zone. He worked 4 innings and walked 6 batters, but had a knack for getting out of the tough spots, somehow.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – APRIL 21: Eddie Rosario #20 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates as he crosses home plate after hitting a three-run home run against the Detroit Tigers during the sixth inning of the game on April 21, 2017 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) The Moment: It was 3-0 in the favor of Detroit as late as the 6th inning. After some unfortunate walks and some lazy bloops and bleeders, the Twins tied the game up
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Twins 6, Tigers 3- Twins explode, but that’s a good thing
The San Antonio Spurs opened their 2017 Playoff run with a 111-82 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies Saturday. In the Vidcast, the game is broken down by the Spurs’ top performers, their X-Factor, and how they fared on the offensive and defensive end of the floor.
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Game 1 Vidcast: Spurs 111, Grizzlies 82
DETROIT, MI – APRIL 13: Max Kepler #26 of the Minnesota Twins is congratulated by Robbie Grossman #36 of the Minnesota Twins after hitting a three-run home run that also scored Miguel Sano #22 of the Minnesota Twins, right, against the Detroit Tigers during the fifth inning at Comerica Park on April 13, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images) The Moment: The Tigers took an early lead, but the Twins wriggled back and took a 3-2 lead by the 5th inning. That’s when Max Kepler came up with a couple runners on and doubled the Twins’ total with his first home run of the season
On April 8, 1963, a 21-year-old Rose took the field as the everyday second baseman for the Cincinnati Reds. In that game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, the eventual “Hit King” went hitless, but walked and scored the first run of the game.
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Happy Birthday, Hit King
*Check out The Howl Podcast for everything Timberwolves HERE * Timberwolves at Rockets Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Toyota Center MATCHUP I guess all good (bad) things must come to an end. It’s the final game of the season
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Game Preview: Timberwolves at Rockets
We are hovering around 2 weeks until the NFL Draft and the NFL Mock Draft keeps churning out at a feverish pace. ESPN’s Todd McShay released his “GM Mock Draft” where he makes the selections as if he were the Cowboys GM. Here’s who is has and my thoughts on the picks: Round 1 (28): Quincy Wilson , CB, Florida Round 2 (60): Adam Shaheen , TE, Ashland Round 3 (92): Justin Evans , S, Texas A&M Wilson has some of the best ball skills of any defensive back in this class, totaling 14 pass breakups and six interceptions.
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McShay Releases GM Mock Draft; Picks 3 Rounds for Cowboys
DETROIT, MI – APRIL 11: Eddie Rosario #20 of the Minnesota Twins tosses his bat as he flies out against the Detroit Tigers during the ninth inning at Comerica Park on April 11, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 2-1. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images) The Moment: If there are only 2 runs scored by the winning team, it stands to reason that the biggest play of the game would be the one play where both runs were scored.