The Warriors are now one loss away from being out of the playoffs. They were beaten by the Thunder 118-94 Tuesday in Game Four of the West Finals. Russell Westbrook had a triple double, and Hugh said “Russell Westbrook is playing at a different level, and every since Mark Cuban made his comments he has been on a fire.” Tonight is Game Five in the East between the Cavs and Raptors.
Atlanta is now three years away from hosting the Super Bowl, with NFL owners Tuesday awarding Super Bowl 53 to the new Mercedes Benz Stadium. Arthur Blank says they’ll provide a first class experience for the game, owners also awarded Super Bowl 54 to Miami and Super Bowl 55 to Los Angeles Tuesday. New Orleans and Tampa were also in the running.
Julio Tehran recorded a career high 12 strikeouts but that still wasn’t enough in a 2-1 Braves loss to the Brewers Tuesday night. Mallex Smith had the Braves lone RBI. Tonight Mike Foltynewicz gets the start in Game Two of the series.