The Bucks and Celtics exchanged huge 3 pointers in the final second of a wild Game 1 duel — including a 35-foot shot to force overtime

TNT/NBA The Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics exchanged huge threes at the end of regulation in Game 1 of the playoffs. Celtics guard Terry Rozier hit a huge three to put the Celtics up three with .5 seconds left in the game. Bucks forward Khris Middleton answered with a 35-foot, game-tying three that sent the […]

Podcast: Pies must win for Bucks

JUST two games into the 2018 season Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley already faces his biggest test this Friday night against Carlton. Herald Sun footy expert Michael Warner says the Blues clash is “the second-big game” of Buckley’s coaching career. Jay Clark agreed and expects the heat to be on Buckley should the Magpies slump to […]

Bucks: we didn’t handle the heat

COLLINGWOOD coach Nathan Buckley says his side “didn’t handle the heat”, but said he wasn’t feeling any despite a deflating season-opening loss to Hawthorn. Asked if he felt the pressure was already building from an impatient supporter base, Buckley said: “Circumstantially, no. We’ve dropped a game, it was a game we would have liked to […]

Unfortunate timing made it look like the Bucks were celebrating the firing of Jason Kidd on Twitter

@SportingNews / Twitter Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd was fired on Monday evening in a surprising midseason move. On Twitter, it temporarily appeared as though the Bucks were celebrating his departure, as balloons fell over the screen for the Bucks’ birthday. The comedy of errors was fixed soon after it was discovered, but not […]

DeRozan drops Raptors record 52 points in OT win over Bucks

​On Monday morning, DeMar DeRozan sat down to watch footage of Michael Jordan’s magnificent final few minutes of the Chicago Bulls’ thrilling Game 6 win over Utah in the 1998 NBA Finals. On Monday evening, DeRozan made some history of his own. DeRozan scored a career-high and franchise-record 52 points and the Toronto Raptors opened […]

Aston Martin’s DB11 looks like a million bucks, only costs a quarter of that

Video shot and edited by Justin Wolfson. Click <a href=”https://cdn.arstechnica.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/aston_martin_db11_gitlin_transcript.txt”>here</a> for transcript. (video link) To the casual observer, Aston Martin cars might all look the same. A long hood. Voluptuous curves over the wheels. That iconic grille. It’s a design language that you can trace back through the decades to the 1950s. Sixty years later […]

Twitter ‘forgot’ to tell US Senate it pushed RT to spend big bucks on election ad campaign

Published time: 27 Oct, 2017 10:32 Twitter never informed the US Senate Intelligence Committee that it had actually pitched a proposal for RT to spend big on advertising during the 2016 US presidential campaign, lawmaker with the committee has stated. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, a spokesperson for the committee, Democrat Mark Warner (Va.), said […]

The Milwaukee Bucks trolled Kyrie Irving after he mistakenly thought their throwback-painted court was the real thing

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images The Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics will play on Thursday night in a throwback game that will also include a throwback-themed court. Celtics guard Kyrie Irving was suspicious of the court, and seemed to have thought that it was the actual court the Bucks used in the ’80s, rather than a replica. […]

Due to legal settlement, Amazon customers now get a few extra bucks

Enlarge (credit: Cyrus Farivar) On Wednesday, Amazon sent out another installment of payments relating to its “Apple eBooks Antitrust Settlement”—except this time, it was to settle related lawsuits brought by a group of state-level attorneys general. In 2014, Amazon paid out based on settlements with book publishers—including Harper Collins and Simon & Schuster—which allegedly conspired […]