That's not far from the truth. And if that happens, coach Mike McCarthy may not get a chance to extend his run in Green Bay to 12 seasons. The running game sputtered without Eddie Lacy once again, and Jeff Janis had a perfectly thrown 50-yard pass clank off his helmet on what should have been an easy reception.
Durant's performance helped hand the Thunder (4-1) their first loss of the season, leaving the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers - now 5-0 after edging the Boston Celtics 128-122 on Thursday night - as the NBA's only undefeated team.
And he is convinced United can produce similar displays in the future as the squad get to know each other better. Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba showed that his magical touch while at Juventus is still intact by scoring a superb half-volley to open the scoring at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday.
All three injured players also will be out for a November 15 match at Costa Rica. He's also started two World Cups, plenty of Gold Cups and that's all on top of his experience in the Premier League. For U.S. boss Jurgen Klinsmann , the meticulous exercise since the 2014 tournament has brought him to this point: 26 players summoned for the first two matches of the final qualifying round leading to the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.
He lost two partners, with Mawoyo getting trapped lbw, while Masakadza was caught at slip, but never looked like being defensive as he attacked the Sri Lanka bowlers, among them skipper Rangana Herath, who took the two wickets. Zimbabwe had been rescued by their lower order in the first Test, but after the interval Perera ensured there would be no such recovery as he grabbed three wickets in three overs, including Sean Williams for 58 and Peter Moor for 33.
Playing his 13th game of the season and still looking for his first goal, Fabbri didn't have to wait long on Sunday - just 1:37 - before he finally could celebrate that goal. But more important, how we scored those goals was really good to see because we knocked people out of the box, took pucks off sticks and got pucks back.