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.  

WL
BarcelonavsDeportivo
50
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..       



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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.


Q1Q2Q3Q4Total
Cavs39382929135
Hawks33272842130


             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 :


PlayerPositionMinPointsRebAstStlBlk
LeBron JamesF393813800
Channing FryeF24114101
kyrie IrvingG35432941
Derrick Williams1891111
Kyle Korver3092311

    
         For Hawks :



PlayerPositionMinPointsRebAstStlBlk
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.


WL
BarcelonavsSporting
61
Velencia vsLeganes
10
Real BetisvsMalaga
21
Villarreal vsOsasuna
41
Granada vsAlaves
21
SevillavsAthletic Bilbao
10
Draw Games
Real MadridvsLas Palmas
33
EspanyolvsCelta Vigo
22
Athletico MadridvsDeportivo
11
Real SociedadvsEibar
22



              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
SevillavsAlaves
LeganesvsGranada
VillarrealvsEspanyol
SportingvsDeportivo
Las PalmasvsOsasuna
Ath.BilbaovsMalaga

             
             Top Teams Standing In La Liga :


RankTeamGPWDLPoints
1Barcelona25176257
2Real Madrid24175256
3Sevilla25174455
4Ath. Madrid25137546
5Real Sociedad25143845
18Granada25471419
19Sporting25451617
20Osasuna25171710


              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 :



#PlayerGSAssistsTeam
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.


Q1Q2Q3Q4Total
Bulls1925221487
GSW2628321594

              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 :


PlayerPositionMinPointsRebAstStlBlk
Jmmy ButlerF35225841
Bobby PortisF311713001
Robin LopezC22103001
Dwayene WadeG33125320

             
            For GSW :


PlayerPositionMinPointsRebAstStlBlk
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.


Q1Q2Q3Q4Total
Cavs2624212899
Celtics20292529103


               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 :


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

          
              For Cavs :



PlayerPositionMinPointsRebAstStlBLk
LeBron JamesF4028131011
Tristan ThompsonC34913200
Kyrie IrvingG32282111
Derrick Williams31133011
Richard Jefferson1884201