"Less likely than likely, but working every angle to try", a league source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski about the possibility of a Paul comeback for Game 7.
The Rockets lost game six at Golden State, 115-86, on Saturday night, which allowed the team to tie the series and force a game seven at Toyota Center.
The NBA gods have been cruel to veteran point guard Chris Paul over the years and this year is no different as he has played a massive role in leading the Rockets to this point, but suffered a hamstring injury in Game 5 and was forced to miss the last game. The Rockets had a ten point lead going into halftime.
But then Klay Thompson happened, and the Oracle Arena crowd came to life. Stephen Curry led the way with 14 points in the frame - only one fewer than the Rockets - and hit 4 of 5 3s, including one with 3:58 remaining in the quarter that gave Golden State the lead for good.
Meanwhile, the Warriors came out cold on offense. The Warriors outscored the Rockets 33-15 in the third quarter and went on to win by the final score of 101-92. I'm sure Harden will step up and probably have his biggest scoring night of the series, but unless the Warriors hand them a bunch of turnovers to gift them some free points, I don't see the Rockets having enough to get the win here.
Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals will be tonight in Boston.
Iguodala's replacement in the starting lineup, forward Kevon Looney, is questionable for Game 7 due to a sore left toe. In 1962, the Lakers, led by Elgin Baylor and Jerry West, scored 51 points in the fourth quarter of Game 5 of their Western Division Final against the Detroit Pistons. Last year, the Warriors clinched the championship in only five games, not ideal from a network or advertiser point of view, so that kind of one-sided Finals series is always possible. They lost because once again they missed more shots, played worse defense and with less energy on the road than they do at home. Here's what you need to know about Warriors and Rockets going into the Western Conference Finals.
Golden State looked so bad in the first half that Steve Kerr, the back-to-back recipient of the Rudy Tomjanovich Award that honors the most media-friendly National Basketball Association coach, cut short his between-quarters interview with TNT.
Golden State and Cleveland will meet in the NBA Finals for the fourth straight season after the Warriors prevailed in their elimination game against Houston.
Max Schrems , the thorn in Facebook's side, has returned to launch the first challenges under the EU's new data protection laws. Furthermore, an individual can ask a company to now delete their personal information from their databases at their request.
Now, Houston have an a massive chance to finally claim their first series lead in the Western Conference Finals over the Warriors. The Warriors have had as many or more turnovers as assists five times this season; two of those have come in their last 2 games.
The loved-up pair will leave their Royal Wedding at Windsor Castle on Saturday with fancy new names as a gift from the Queen. He reportedly told the website he was OK after three stents had been inserted but needed to rest.
Yemenis, Indians and Sudanese were among those missing on the Arabian Sea isle and officials feared some may be dead. Around 1,000 families on Socotra, with a population of around 60,000, were evacuated after their homes were damaged.
The result is expected to be close after a polarising campaign, but the latest polls suggest voters are ready to overturn the ban. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar , who backs the reform, said he was taking nothing for granted as he voted in the capital.
In a video posted to Twitter, the White House staff revealed whether they were hearing "Laurel" or "Yanny". "All I hear is Yanny". The word Yanny, the second frequency, has nearly exactly the same pattern as the L, R, L in Laurel.
In fact, they have not consulted their customers about these data, and most customers have no idea how their data is being used. Even though it only applies to the European Union , any company that has any customers in the European Union has to comply.
My daughter called her while it was happening from underneath the desk and it sounded like it was coming from another hallway". Vice President Mike Pence tweeted , "Karen and I are praying for the victims of the bad shooting in Indiana".
Should Trump ignore the ruling, analysts say, future litigation could force Twitter to unblock Trump's followers unilaterally. Read the full opinion here . "That's why the courts are protecting us from him".
The National Day of Remembrance Parade in Washington is an event that flies with marching flags and patriotic floats. Kinston's VFW Annual Memorial Day ceremonies will begin Saturday at 8 a.m.in front of the Lenoir County Courthouse.
President Trump Not Letting Up On "Spygate"
I hope - I mean, if you look at Clapper, he sort of admitted that they had spies in the campaign, yesterday, inadvertently. Over the weekend, the president demanded the Department of Justice to start an investigation into the matter.