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COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Luke Moore assisted on what he hoped would be the winning goal by Jonathan Osorio. But, after the Columbus Crew tied the match in the 81st minute he had to do a little extra. Moore headed in a corner kick by Collen Warner in the 84th minute to give Toronto FC a 3-2 win against Columbus on Saturday. Moores goal was the last of three scores in the final 31 minutes and gives Toronto a sweep of the three-game season series against the Crew. "They defend well in the box. They counter well and (have) set pieces," Columbus coach Gregg Berhalter said. "Those three components gave us trouble in all three games." It was the latter that proved to be the difference. Moores fifth goal of the season came under duress. He was blanketed by Crew forward Aaron Schoenfeld but still managed to direct the ball past goalkeeper Steve Clark. "It happened quickly," Moore said. "It was a great ball by Collen. It had enough pace on it. I think the keeper misread it." Gilberto gave Toronto (9-7-5) a 1-0 lead in the 43rd minute off a pass from Moore, but the Crew got the equalizer in the second minute of first-half stoppage time on a penalty kick by Federico Higuain. "The first half we created so many chances to put the game to bed," Toronto coach Ryan Nelsen said. "We just didnt take them and then the penalty gave them a big boost, especially the timing of it. We knew they were going to come out invigorated by that." Toronto took a 2-1 lead in the 59th minute with Moore the catalyst. He challenged Clark in the box but was denied. The ball bounced off Moore to an unmarked Osorio for the easy goal, his second of the season. Columbus (6-8-9) made it 2-2 when Justin Merams long cross ended up skipping past goalkeeper Joe Bendik as he was distracted in front by Schoenfelds try for the ball. Toronto was undeterred and Moores score gave the Reds five goals in the past two games despite the absence of leading scorer Jermain Dafoe (11 goals), who is expected to miss two to three more weeks because of a groin injury. "The mentality of this team is strong," Toronto midfielder Michael Bradley said. "We need to be a little more consistent. To do that we need to be a little more ruthless and determined to walk off fields every week with points." Nelsen is encouraged by the play of Gilberto, the Designated Player from Brazil in his first MLS season. On his goal, Moore found Gilberto drifting wide on the left flank. Gilberto had the angle on Crew defender Giancarlo Gonzalez, a starter for Costa Rica at the 2014 World Cup, and beat Clark with pin-point accuracy for his fourth goal. "Every game Gilberto is getting better," Nelsen said. "We knew Gilberto was finding out the league. It takes the foreign guys a wee bit of a while. He was injured all pre-season so he kind of started a few yards back of everybody else. Hes catching up." The Crew were able to tie the score 1-1 when Justin Morrow was called for a handball, but TFC battled back. "It shows we can win at any place, including Columbus, which is a very difficult place to play," Nelsen said. "We havent had much success here ever so to win here twice (this season) is obviously very big." Toronto next plays at Sporting Kansas City on Aug. 16. Air Max 1 Essential Herr . Both the top-seeded Djokovic and sixth-seeded Fish took relatively easy paths, with the Serb winning when opponent Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retired in the second set with a sore arm and Fish dominating Janko Tipsarevic in two quick sets. Air Max 90 Dam Rea . 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Kirk Hinrich scored 19 points for Chicago, going 5 for 6 on 3-pointers, Carlos Boozer added 18 points, D.ATLANTA - Al Horford isnt missing many shots these days for the Atlanta Hawks.Not that it would matter much if he did. The Hawks just keep winning.We always push each other to play hard, Horford said. Thats why I feel like this group is a little different when it comes to that.Paul Millsap scored 20 points and Horford added 19 to help Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a 112-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night, extending the Hawks franchise record with their 16th straight win.Jeff Teague finished with 15 points and seven of Atlantas 30 assists as the Hawks won for the 30th time in 32 games.Thaddeus Young had 26 points and Mo Williams added 20 for Minnesota. The Timberwolves, who are last in the Western Conference, have lost four straight and 20 of 22.The range of Horford, as a 6-foot-10 centre-forward, is hurting opponents all over the court. Hes hitting long jumpers, occasional 3-pointers and scoring around the basket to cause matchup problems.Horford missed just one of nine field-goal attempts and is shooting nearly 74 per cent and averaging 18 points over his last seven games.I have a good rhythm right now and Im taking open shots, Horford said. My teammates are setting me up. Its easy.The Hawks took their first double-digit lead on Mike Scotts three-point play at the 9:31 mark of the second quarter, and their biggest advantage was 18 on a 3 by Millsap late in the second.Minnesota trimmed the lead to eight several times in the second half before pulling within six twice on Andrew Wiggins turnaround jumper and Youngs putback in the closing minutes.But DeMarre Carroll and Kyle Korver hit consecutive 3s to push lead back up to 12, and Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders called timeout with 2:08 remaining.Saunders said everything he had heard and seen regarding the Hawks turrned out be legitimate.ddddddddddddntil you are there and you play against it, you dont really understand, Saunders said. It took us almost a half to understand how good they really were. Theyre the best combination offensive and defensive team weve played. The second half we went out, we competed. Thats all I can ask.Young was pleased to get to play as a swingman, thus getting more freedom on offence, when Saunders used a bigger front line.It gives me an opportunity to see the floor, being on the wing, Young said. You can see the guys cutting and see the whole floor so its easier to make plays.Korver and Carroll combined for 27 points, nine rebounds and six assists.Nikola Pekovic had 15 points and Wiggins added 12 for Minnesota.Millsap went 8 for 12 from the field and finished with five rebounds, six assists, four steals and one turnover.___TIP-INSTimberwolves: They outrebounded the Hawks by eight, but still lost for the 12th straight time in Atlanta.Hawks: Atlanta, which began the day with the Easts best home record, improved to 20-3 at Philips Arena. ... The Hawks broke their previous franchise mark with their 15th straight win Friday over Oklahoma City.STILL BANGED UPSaunders said after the game that G Robbie Hummel broke his hand in the third quarter and will miss the next four to six weeks. .. The Timberwolves, who are still without G Ricky Rubio and C Shabazz Muhammad, had hoped that G Kevin Martin might be ready to return, but the 11th-year guard missed his 33rd straight game while recovering from a broken wrist. Martin has averaged 17.9 points over 629 career games. ... Rookie G Zach LaVine (elbow) scored two points in 7 minutes. ... G Anthony Bennett (knee) was only able to play 12 seconds.UP NEXTTimberwolves: At Oklahoma City on Monday.Hawks: Host Brooklyn on Wednesday. Cheap NFL Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys Wholesale NFL Jerseys Jerseys From China Wholesale NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap Jerseys ' ' '

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