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by | April 19, 2017 | 10:01

Lowry himself has taken moderate steps forward after Game 1 struggles each of the past three years. "I have no clue", DeRozan said. "I thought our guys did a great job of sharing the ball, the ball wasn't sticking and they didn't care who shot it or who made the shot, it was about making the right play".

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:58

The throwing error to first base resulted in a violent collision between first baseman Rickie Weeks and Brett Gardner , who pinch-hit for Pete Kozma. Elsewhere, there were big wins for the Cincinnati Reds and Washington Nationals, who ran out 7-1 winners against the Pittsburgh Pirates and 14-6 victors over the St Louis Cardinals respectively.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:57

He also grabbed 11 rebounds and blocked one shot. Head coach Steve Kerr said Durant did not participate in Tuesday's practice, telling reporters, " If he [Kevin] didn't practice, there's concern ". But in one play, Green went up for a breakaway dunk, but threw the ball off of the back rim, leading to the missed slam. Portland traded shots with Golden State for three quarters on Sunday, only to see an early-fourth-stanza run vanquish them.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:54

That's how bad things are going for the White Sox' cleanup hitter. Gonzalez (2-0) allowed four hits - all infield singles - and one run in 8 1/3 innings, struck out four and walked one. Is Jordan Montgomery really this good? The White Sox will look to rebound Tuesday when they send Miguel Gonzalez (1-0, 422 ERA) to the hill against Luis Severino (1-0, 4.50 ERA).

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:54

They could even turn to Josh Harrison, who has spent some time in the corner outfield positions over his career. It used to be a running joke when the Pittsburgh Pirates were setting a record for sustained futility that they were usually eliminated from contention by Memorial Day.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:54

The red card was Neymar's first since joining Barcelona from Santos in 2013 and Luis Enrique was not convinced the attacker deserved his dismissal. Malaga finally picked off the 10 men in the final minute when Pablo Fornals unselfishly squared for Jony to smash home from close range. In a rather weird manner, Neymar picked up the first red card of his Barcelona career for two bookable offences - first for tying his bootlaces, and then for a late lounge on Diego Llorente after he's ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:49

In two starts this season, Sanchez is 0-1 with a 4.38 earned run average and a WHIP of 1.216 over 12.1 innings pitched. Sanchez, last year's American League ERA leader, had part of a nail removed on Monday in an attempt to curb a recurring blister issue on the middle finger of his right hand, while Happ is suffering from inflammation in his left elbow.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:42

However, it worked a treat for the Gunners as they came out through their rough patch with a vital win in their 3-4-2-1 formation. The Gunners had dropped to seventh in the Premier League table before kick-off, so they could ill-afford to return from the Riverside Stadium with anything less than three points.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:41

He was set to become a free agent after the 2017 season. "It's a great opportunity for the team to be recognized for the accomplishments of last season". Pats director of player personnel Nick Caserio was noncommittal in regard to their strategy with the cornerback, though. "It varies year-to-year, but I would say our draft board is smaller than most", he said.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:40

MS is also a great captain & inspires! Dhoni's strike-rate in the 10th IPL has been a dismal 87.14 with an average of shade over 15. Warne on Tuesday took to Twitter to back Dhoni, who has been a phenomenal limited-overs cricketer. "I am not too sure if MSDhoni is a good T20 player". However, on Sunday night, against the Royal Challengers Bangalore, Dhoni served a reminder to all doubters as he showed his power with the bat when a six hit by him, off the bowling of Yuzvendra Chahal, ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:37

Bayern played a man down from the 84th minute after Arturo Vidal picked up his second yellow card of the night for a foul on Asensio. However, a diving header from Ronaldo with 14 minutes left looked to have been enough to send the Spanish side through, only for freaky own goal from Real captain Sergio Ramos to levelled things up at 3-3 overall.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:36

Mr Patch also described the birth of the calf as being "perfect" and that everything had gone as planned and April and her calf had started to bond immediately. Animal Adventure Park now has a fund-raising contest to name the newborn. About 45 minutes after it was born, the calf stood on its wobbly legs for the first time while mom helped keep her baby steady.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:31

Despite the double teams, George still had a strong line with 32 points, eight rebounds, and seven assists. It's an all-time great rant, finishing with Fizdale yelling out " take that for data! " and storming out of the press conference. Officials whistled Memphis for a total of 22 fouls, compared to 13 for the Spurs. "We don't get the respect that these guys deserve". Indiana's All-Star made it clear after Game 1 he needs to take the last shot.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:18

After fighting back brilliantly to level the aggregate scores at 2-2, with the away goals also on level pegging, Bayern were landed a huge blow by Viktor Kassai, when the referee chose to show a second yellow card to Vidal, despite the midfielder clearly getting the ball in a tackle that wasn't even really a tackle, with the Real Madrid man running in and tumbling over the Chilean.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:05

Bayern were leading 2-1 to the night time in the return leg with extra time approaching at the Santiago Bernabeu when Chilean midfielder Vidal received a second yellow in the 84th minute for what seemed to be a reasonable challenge. Ancelotti fumed: 'We played very well and I think we deserved more. Barcelona defender Gerard Pique, a regularly outspoken critic of arch-rivals Real Madrid , was quick to take to Twitter with a baffled tweet on Tuesday night.

by | April 19, 2017 | 09:00

It's likely that Thomas' teammates vehemently disagreed with Chuck's assessment that he shouldn't have played, since Thomas led the game in scoring with 33 points, along with five rebounds and six assists. "We were so locked in all week", Butler said. Celtics coach Brad Stevens said he expects Thomas to rejoin the team in Chicago in advance of Friday's Game 3 against the Bulls.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:54

This season he has established himself as one of the better attacking wingers in the league, and he's up to 11 league goals and 18 goals in all competitions. Their season is at risk of a disappointing conclusion, something which a year ago contributed to Mazzarri's predecessor Quique Sanchez Flores' departure, and the Italian said: "We were unfortunate in the first half, being 3-0 down".

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:52

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri echoed Dybala's cautious sentiments but was plainly delighted with a performance which was capped with a rare second-half goal from Giorgio Chiellini. "We would pay to play that final in Berlin again with this conviction", said Chiellini, who missed that match because of injury. "Since 2015 we have more belief, we are more at ease with the ball and with certain environments, whereas in the past we were nearly a little nervous against some teams", he ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:50

And Mills thinks that the Eagles have done just about enough to make sure they are going to be playing Premier League football next season. "We'll get it looked at". The home side had been perked up by their goal and, for all that Ward guided another Fuchs throw on to the roof of his own net, their threat was growing, with Cabaye and Milivojevic increasingly influential.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:49

And then he shot 79-83 at Carnoustie and sobbed on his mother's shoulder on his way out. Both players missed birdie chances on the 72nd hole, but Garcia made no mistake the second time around before letting out a roar of celebration. The Scot recently won three world championship golds, so it's not all bad, but a medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics would taste pretty sweet for Christie.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:45

Still, a smiling Fleetwood said he does not expect that Johnson was running scared. Now those are some of the reasons why Johnson is No. 1 in the world, and why he is such a strong favorite to win the Masters. McIlroy is the only player among the top four in the world to have not won this year. "But don't tell me that during the week because I'll believe that it can happen every time".

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:43

Former Italy boss Conte insisted he relishes the intense pressure surrounding Chelsea's tilt for the title - and even admitted he would crank up the heat on his players himself if necessary. "Then we conceded and lost a bit of confidence but then we managed the game and scored another with Marcos Alonso". Henry told Sky Sports : "As a coach, Conte has done exactly what you're supposed to do".

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:41

They will need to do that without star defender Huth, suspended after getting booked in the first leg. The flurry of energy which followed saw Zaha first blazing into the side-netting, then fizzing a low centre across goal which Huth scrambled away before Benteke could convert.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:40

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique was relieved to put a hard week behind him, after last weekend's 2-0 loss to Malaga and Tuesday's bruising 3-0 reverse against Juventus in the Champions League. Lucas' angry kick at the bench when he was substituted late was a useful summary of the frustration consuming his Madrid team-mates until Isco bailed them out magnificently - making his most convincing argument to date that he deserves to be more than a supporting character under Zidane.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:38

Mr. Westbrook's counterpart, Patrick Beverley, finished the game with 18 points (8/13 shooting), ten rebounds, and three assists. Beverley's performance was nothing new to Harden, who has had a front row seat to his work for years. Harden made a pair of free throws to cap the third quarter and leave Houston up 89-74 entering the fourth. In his first trip to the playoffs since 2013, Mike D'Antoni knows the rub on him is that he's never won a championship.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:38

Wade followed up with a short jumper the next time down, Cristiano Felicio dunked over a dis-interested collection of defenders the next time down, and now the Celtics trailed, 102-86, with 6:01 left. The Celtics were the East's best regular-season team for a reason, and they should be able to bounce back nicely against a mediocre Bulls team. The Celtics once again had their issues with rebounding and turnovers, and shot barely over 30% on threes.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:33

After a recent absence because of the flu, Ramirez doubled during a three-run rally in the eighth inning Thursday that sent the Red Sox over the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3. He allowed a Steven Souza Jr . single to load the bases before getting Logan Morrison to fly out. "The fact that he's been in his delivery so consistently and being able to deliver that kind of power without abnormal effort, once he proclaimed himself capable today, or available, there was no hesitation to go to him in ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:32

He said: "If you asked the other teams 'Are Middlesbrough one of the three worst teams in the league?', I don't suppose many would say we are". You could see that on some occasions, we were a bit over-cautious tonight. "We were tested mentally and we found a response to win the game". "I felt we were focused and committed". A low-key first half ended with Arsenal getting ahead when Sanchez showed great technique as he lifted the ball over a long wall and past motionless Boro keeper ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:31

Woodleigh MRT Station has resumed services at 4.20pm. In hashing, runners usually set a course by marking out a trail through the jungle, Housing Board estates and even in the city, using white flour, toilet paper or chalk marks. It noted that free bus rides are available at bus stops between Serangoon and Potong Pasir Stations. In yesterday's incident, a cleaner found the powder and an SBS Transit station manager alerted the police.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:30

Spieth looked done on Thursday with an opening 75 that included a quadruple-bogey 9 on the 15th hole. The conclusion of the 2017 Masters is upon us, and the leaderboard is absolutely stacked. 2 Rory McIlroy, who was only five shots behind despite not shooting under par either of the first two rounds. In ideal conditions after buffeting winds the first two days, Garcia - the only player to open with two sub-par rounds - sank a pressure six-foot par putt at the par-3 sixth and made a ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:29

The Oilers may have lost to the San Jose Sharks in game one of their Stanley Cup playoff series, but two fans went home very happy sporting a cheque for almost 337-thousand dollars. It the blueprint for how the Sharks want Meier to play against the Oilers . Getting the more experienced playoff team and the plus money is where I see value in this matchup.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:27

However, there was plenty of controversy throughout the second leg, with both of Ronaldo's extra-time goals appearing to be offside. Ronaldo scored the next goal in the 105th minute from a clear offside position, and then sent Madrid 3-2 up on the night when fractionally offside.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:24

And that was the point of time when we were informed. Borussia Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel says his team feels ignored by UEFA after the attack on its team bus, claiming European football's governing body has treated the incident as if "a beer can had been thrown" at the vehicle.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:23

Indeed, with his previous four goals coming from the penalty spot, he hadn't scored from open play since the middle of February. Barcelona are also particularly risky when wounded and that is exactly what Juventus did to them in the first leg.

by | April 19, 2017 | 08:22

The Tunisia worldwide found the bottom corner of Darren Randolph's goal directly with a corner to draw his side level. With the home crowd on their side, the Black Cats managed to come back from one down in the first half with a goal by Khazri.