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The greatest streak in the history of the North American League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) has been broken, and by one of the unlikeliest of agents. Cheap Air Max 270 . The 14-0 match record and 17-game win streak of Team SoloMid (TSM) were snapped early Saturday evening in the LCS Arena by Phoenix1 (P1), a club that failed to secure a single victory through the first half of the season. Since the second half of the split, however, P1 has risen from the proverbial ashes to win four of its last six games in the league and raise its record to 4-11.It feels really good, proving that we can conquer any team, starting support Austin Gate Yu told immediately after the massive upset victory. I knew we could do it the whole time. No one should take us lightly.What appeared to be another step toward a flawless 18-0 season turned into TSMs worst match of the split. Phoenix1, which fought valiantly in its first series of the split versus SoloMid before losing 2-0, came back decisively after dropping the initial map of Saturdays matchup. The dominant play of rookie jungler Rami Inori Charagh turned the tide of the series in Game 2, as his electric Rengar play took the seven-time NA LCS finalists by surprise to force a third game. On the third map, Inori once again overpowered TSMs Dennis Svenskeren Johnsen to open up an early lead, and a cohesive team effort from all five starting players closed out the stunning upset.TSM, now 14-1 on the split, heads into its match Sunday against Team Envy (NV, 7-8) hoping to keep up with the first-place Immortals (IMT, 15-1). The two top teams meet next weekend in a matchup that will likely secure the regular-season title for the side that exits victorious.Phoenix1 entered its series vs. TSM needing a win to keep its faint playoff hopes alive, and the organizations biggest triumph in the teams short history -- P1 was formed in May -- has provided a bit more leeway with three matches remaining. In order for P1 to secure a playoff berth, it would need to win all three matches (vs. Cloud9, NV, IMT) while Envy, the current holders of the sixth and final postseason slot, would have to lose all its remaining matches against TSM, P1 and the last-place Echo Fox. P1 would also need the current seventh-place and eighth-place teams, Apex and NRG, to drop matches along the way to the finish line.But even with the long odds, theres hope. And for a team that was criticized heavily and tossed around as a joke in the first half of the season, this newfound legitimacy -- and streak-breaking upset -- is something no one can ever take away from it. Wholesale Air Max 270 . Colin Wilson had two goals and an assist, and Mike Fisher scored a goal and helped set up two others in the Predators 6-4 victory over the Red Wings on Monday night. Air Max 270 Online Shop . The Celtics closed out their first preseason under Stevens on Wednesday night with a 101-97 victory over the Brooklyn Nets, who rested a lot of their lineup including former Celtics Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. . -- Five former Kansas City Chiefs players who were on the team between 1987 and 1993 filed a lawsuit Tuesday claiming the team hid and even lied about the risks of head injuries during that time period when there was no collective bargaining agreement in place in the NFL. Carolina Hurricanes forward Bryan Bickell has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, the team revealed Friday afternoon.The 30-year-old was acquired by Carolina from the Chicago Blackhawks in the offseason, and he had appeared in seven of Carolinas 13 games this season, scoring once while averaging 9:42 in ice time per game.Since the 2015 playoffs, Ive been struggling to understand what was going on with my body, Bickell said via a statement released by the team Friday afternoon.Again during the past few weeks, it felt like something wasnt right, Bickell added. Obviously this is a bit of shock for my family and me, but I am hopeful I will be able to return to the ice and continue playing the game that I love.Hurricanes general manager?Ron Francis asked for Bickells privacy to be respected.First and foremost, the most important thing is for Bryan to take care of himself, and our thoughts are with him and his family, Francis said in the same statement. He will need to take some time to rest in the immediate future, and we will support him as he takes the necessary steps for his health. We ask that his privacy be respected during the process.Blackhawks president and CEO John McDonough released the following statement on Bickell:Our thoughts are with Bryan, his family and the Carolina Hurricanes during this challenging time. He has built so many lasting relationships in Chicago both inside and outside of the Blackhawks organization based on his play on the ice and character off of it. Together, we will keep him in our thoughts during his fight against the disease.Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville also addressed the news, saying, Hes a special guy. Were thinking about him, and our thoughts and prayers are with him. Its tough to hear something like that. He has a tough road ahead. He was speecial for us and instrumental in us having a lot of success here. Discount Air Max 270. We wish him well.Bickell was part of three Stanley Cup-winning teams in Chicago.Its pretty shocking. What can you say? Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews said. I think everyone in this room, in this organization, as close as we all are to Bicks, our hearts go out to him. We wish him the best health possible. Hopefully he can hang in there and find ways to stay strong despite his condition.Bickell is the second NHL player in recent years to be diagnosed with MS, an incurable disease that attacks and scars the protective covering of nerves in the brain and spinal cord.Minnesota Wild goaltender?Josh Harding was diagnosed with the disease in November 2012. Harding played sparingly after his diagnosis.Another former goalie, Jordan Sigalet, was diagnosed with MS in late 2003, and he has been a vocal supporter of research into the disease. Sigalet, a former standout at Bowling Green State University, is currently the goaltending coach of the Calgary Flames. He told ESPNs Joe McDonald that he would reach out to Bickell.I know first-hand what Bryan is going through, and it comes as a shock at such a young age when you are an elite athlete and in the prime of your life, Sigalet said.For me, it was great to have my teammates and family around for support and to keep a positive attitude and outlook. The disease is so different for everyone, but there are so many great treatments and resources available today that can help manage the disease, Sigalet added. 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