Nuggets and Jazz meet in Game 7LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — The Denver Nuggets and the Utah Jazz meet for Game 7 of their NBA playoff series — the first time a series has gone to seven games in the “bubble.” The winner will advance to face the Los Angeles Clippers. The Nuggets are trying to become the first team since 2016 to rally from a 3-1 deficit and win a playoff series. The Boston Celtics hope to take a two-games-to-none lead over the Toronto Raptors today in their NBA Eastern Conference semifinal series. The Celtics are already 4-and-1 against the Raptors so far this season. No other team has beaten the reigning NBA champs more than twice. September 1, 2020 NHL PLAYOFFSIslanders hope to advanceTORONTO (AP) — With a win tonight over the Philadelphia Flyers, the New York Islanders would advance to the NHL’s Eastern Conference finals. The Islanders have a three-games-to-one lead in the best-of-seven second-round series. The Vegas Golden Knights have a 3-1 lead in their second-round series against Vancouver heading into tonight’s Game 5 in Edmonton. With a win, the Knights would eliminate the last Canadian team remaining in this NHL post-season. MLB-SCHEDULE Associated Press Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditTENNIS-US OPENSecond day under way at US OpenNEW YORK (AP) — The second day of the U.S. Open is underway at Flushing Meadows with the Williams sisters ready to play and Andy Murray taking a big step in his comeback from hip surgery. Astros resume playHOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros will return to play as scheduled tonight against the Texas Rangers after their game Sunday against the Oakland Athletics was postponed because a member of the A’s organization tested positive for the coronavirus. The status of Houston’s series against the Rangers had been uncertain as the Astros awaited results of coronavirus tests they took on Sunday. There were no details provided on whether the positive test from the A’s came from a player, coach or someone else.Among the other games on the major league schedule:— Michael Pineda comes off the restricted list to make his season debut for the Twins tonight. The 6-foot-7, 280-pound righty is scheduled to start against the Chicago White Sox after completing his 60-game suspension for testing positive for a weight-loss drug on baseball’s banned substances list. The White Sox are in sole possession of the AL Central lead for the first time since April 2, 2018. The last time Chicago entered September alone in first place was 2012, the last winning season on the south side. Serena Williams is scheduled to play during the day and Venus at night, looking to add to their combined eight titles at the U.S. Open. Serena has won the championship six times but has been runner-up each of the last two years in New York.Murray is playing his first Grand Slam event since the 2019 Australian Open, before hip problems forced him to have surgery and start a long comeback.Murray faces Yoshihito Nishioka in Arthur Ashe Stadium, followed by Serena Williams against Kristie Ahn.The first day of the tournament didn’t have any notable upsets. Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka both advanced in night matches.NBA-PLAYOFFS Update on the latest sports — The Tampa Bay Rays are 4½ games up in the American League East over the New York Yankees after winning Monday night at Yankee Stadium. The Rays plan to run a bullpen game against Masahiro Tanaka tonight.— After going deep twice Monday night, Juan Soto has 11 homers in just 24 games played for the Washington Nationals, while teammate Trea Turner is the first player in franchise history to have at least three hits in four straight games. Meanwhile, Rhys Hoskins is the first Phillies player since 1900 to have three consecutive games with multiple extra-base hits and a home run. The two teams meet again tonight, with Washington lefty Patrick Corbin and Philadelphia ace Aaron Nola trying to cool off the hot bats.
Where can I stream Brazil v Switzerland?Brazil v Switzerland is live to stream on talkSPORT.com, or you can listen on 1089 or 1053 AM, DAB radio or through the talkSPORT mobile app. The 2018 World Cup is in full swing now, three days worth of matches played – all of which have been live on talkSPORT.Today, Sunday, there are another three games, the last of which sees Brazil take on Switzerland in Rostov. 3 3 The Rostov Arena will host Brazil v Switzerland 3 Switzerland: Hailed as the brightest star in Swiss football when with Basel, Xherdan Shaqiri remains his country’s most threatening player. Likely to seek a move away from relegated Stoke City this summer, the World Cup is the perfect shop window for the winger to show why he has the likes of Bayern Munich and Inter Milan on his CV.Predicted line-ups:Brazil: Alisson, Marcelo, Miranda, Silva, Danilo, Paulinho, Casemiro, Coutinho, Neymar, Willian, JesusSwitzerland: Sommer, Rodrigeuz, Schar, Djourou, Lichtsteiner, Xhaka, Freuler, Mehmedi, Shaqiri, Embolo, Seferovic Will it be a case of ‘Neymar dependencia’ in Russia? Key players:Brazil: In a team of world-class talent, it speaks volumes that Neymar quite clearly stands out. The phrase ‘Neymar dependencia’ has genuinely established itself in Brazilian football jargon, so you can imagine the panic when he suffered a fractured metatarsal and sprained ankle early in March.