Paul Pierce stars as short-handed Boston rally to beat Atlanta

Atlanta, GA (Sporting Alert) — Captain Paul Pierce answer the call and carried the short-handed Boston Celtics on his back with a masterful performance in the thrilling comeback 87-80 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night. The win saw the Celtics leveling the series 1-1. Pierce scored 36 points and 14 rebounds for Boston,…

Barclays Premier League table standings – May 1

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Manchester City climbed back to the top of the Barclays Premier League table standings on goal difference after beating Manchester United on Monday. Both teams are on 83 points, but Manchester City have been banging in the goals and have cut the once eight-point lead United held in recent weeks. Arsenal…