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by | April 21, 2017 | 19:17

Chelsea are now seven points clear of second-placed Tottenham after Spurs left it late to seal a 3-1 win at Swansea on Wednesday night. He said: "You can see how animated Pep Guardiola is getting through the whole game". I liked the way they played when we were there and now they have players with a lot of talent in the way they want to play. City thrashed Steaua in a Champions League playoff in Romania in the second game of Guardiola's reign as they won their first 10 matches of the ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:15

Ronald Koeman's side are seen as favourites by many going into the contest and Bilic admits his players will be facing a much higher quality opponent than they have in recent weeks. There is added intrigue for this Saturday's encounter, however, with West Ham's co-owner Karren Brady - famously outspoken - claiming in a newspaper column that the club have twice tried and twice failed to sign Lukaku.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:16

Kyle Korver's 3-pointer pushed the Cavaliers' lead to four points, but Paul George answered with a triple of his own on the other end. Pacers G Lance Stephenson worked out for the Cavs in January. The offense was clicking, and the Cavs defense everyone was anxious about appeared again. Bryant made 5,640 points from 220 playoff games for the Lakers.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:16

She will be occupying the third seat on the Soyuz MS-04 spacecraft when Mr Yurchikhin and Mr Fischer return to Earth in September. Because this week's just launched unpiloted "SS John Glenn" Cygnus resupply ship is eagerly awaiting its chance to join the station and deliver almost 4 tons of science experiment, gear and crew provisions to stock the station and further enhance its research output.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:16

He said: "We still have no word of a kick-off time but Lyon president Jean Michel Aulas has gone into the crowd to try and calm the situation". The French expected between 15,000 and 20,000 Turkish fans to come to Lyon for the game, and about 500 police officers were assigned to the stadium.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:15

Former Texas A&M pass-rusher Myles Garrett is the consensus best player in the draft. Brown described Garrett as "bright, competitive. we'd be proud to have him". It represents the tidiest of possibilities for Cleveland, a team that not only needs a bevy of foundation players to make up their roster but a franchise quarterback of the future.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:05

Joel Ward says his team stuck with the process. They finished the regular season 4-9 in their last 13 games, a stretch that included a six-game losing streak. Over the past decade, as the Oilers sat idle at this time of the year, the Sharks had reached postseason nine times, including losing in the Stanley Cup finals to the Penguins last year.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:07

The bottom line is another win though and despite concerns over another fourth-quarter lead nearly being blown, James was encouraged by his team's performance. But, in the third quarter, the Cavs switched everything off the pick-and-roll and only trapped George. Lance Stephenson tripped on a teammate's foot during one of Irving's patented crossover, but the effect was such that the crowd thought Irving had made him fall.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:05

Ander Herrera, who shadowed Hazard, set up Marcus Rashford for United's seventh-minute opener and netted the hosts' second goal with a deflected strike early in the second half. I had the feeling before this match, but now I'm totally convinced, that with 11 players at Stamford Bridge we would be playing against Tottenham at Wembley this weekend".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:03

The semifinal draw on Friday will include Monaco, Juventus, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid. A gendarme holds a crowd control weapon ahead of the Champions League quarterfinal second leg soccer match between Monaco and Dortmund at the Louis II stadium in Monaco , Wednesday April 19, 2017 .

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:01

Chicago was also able to overcome a strong performance from Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas , who put up 33 points of his own. Amir Johnson , for example, has had a disgusting series, and played only six minutes in Game 2. On Thursday, Hoiberg praised reserves Bobby Portis and Paul Zipser for their parts in Chicago's success. Butler flirted with a triple-double, finishing with 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:56

World No. 1 Serena Williams is pregnant and is expecting to give birth this fall, her spokesperson has confirmed. "I have not been able to train", she said in a statement before Indian Wells. Serena Williams has not played since, citing a knee injury. Since then, Serena is inundated with congratulatory messages and her feat is drawing huge praise from and all.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:54

Wideman made it 3-2 with a shot from the point and Brassard, off a great pass from Erik Karlsson , tied the game at 7:48 on a one-timer. Given the success that line has enjoyed this season and the threat it poses, the Sens should be incredibly pleased they have thus far limited the damage.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:51

Cespedes, who left in the fifth inning after pulling up while running the bases, said doctors told him he likely will be out two to three days. He was off to a hot start in 2017 with a.255/.364/.636 slash line and six home runs in 15 games prior to Thursday.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:40

As police approached him, he yelled toward them: 'Shoot me!' The site of the incident was close to a separate vehicle accident where police and rescue crews were already on the scene with lights flashing. "Patrol deputies determined he was Cyrus Kouandjio ". "We are aware of the matter involving Cyrus and are carefully monitoring his condition and gathering more information".

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:39

Last year the Giants beat the Cowboys 20-19 (and then the Cowboys wouldn't lose again until Week 14 when they played the Giants a second time ) and the year before that the Cowboys beat the Giants 27-26 on Sunday night. Week 17: Home against the Washington Redskins. And if this contest took place in Lambeau, it would actually be lower on the list because the Cowboys destroyed the cheeseheads at home last season 30-16.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:23

Simply advancing to the second round, however, is not Cleveland's goal. That was the case on Wednesday with Richard Jefferson and LeBron James the central figures in a brief video. These Cavaliers , however, have fundamental flaws that will make repeating that success extremely hard, if not outright impossible. "Came in, played great defense, forced a couple of turnovers, hit two big shots for us".

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:14

Isaiah Thomas , who was named an NBA All-Star for the second consecutive year, averaged 28.9 points and 5.8 assists in leading the Celtics to the top seed in the Eastern Conference. Olynyk (41) during the third quarter in game one of the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden. "Me and Isaiah have known each other since we were kids", Bradley said.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:14

As it stands, neither Zlatan nor Manchester United have confirmed where he will be playing in 2017/2018. The Red Devils continued to dictate proceedings even as the game went into extra time while running the risk of conceding an away goal all through.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:15

The Ohio native possesses the combination of upside and intangibles that Sashi Brown and Hue Jackson prioritized with their draft picks a year ago. "And we'll explore every single one of them". "We think no matter how prepared you are, there's always a lot of uncertainty in the draft". I just don't think the Browns are going to move up from No.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:14

Unfortunately we went a goal down quite early, which was poor, but great credit to the lads for fighting back in the first half and the second half. 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.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:14

Sevilla have won just one of their last eight games, and their hold on fourth spot is only secure at the moment due to inconsistency among the teams below them. "We did very well from the first minute to the last, Sporting had two chances and scored two goals , we made many chances so the result is deserved".

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:14

Bayern has only managed two wins in 12 matches against Madrid at the Bernabeu. Isco's first goal was a superb solo effort in the 17th to cancel out Duje Cop's opener. Isco: The MVP of the game. "It is the difficulty of this job, having to leave very good footballers on the bench, but I have to make decisions". Real's Sociedad's midfielder, Xabi Prieto, scored the second goal in favor of his team two minutes after Alcacer's goal .

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:04

Meanwhile, defending champion Rafael Nadal beat Alexander Zverev, spoiling the German's 20th birthday, 6-1, 6-1, and two-time champion Novak Djokovic overcame a Murray-like wobble before getting past Pablo Carreno Busta 6-2, 4-6, 6-4. Cuevas hit a sweet forehand victor down the line on the next point and raised his arms after beating Wawrinka in their first-ever meeting. Cilic has won three of four meetings with the 29-year-old Ramos-Vinolas, including a straight-sets victory in the second ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:00

Los Blancos and their crosstown rivals have met in two of the past three finals of the competition, but will meet each at the semi-final stage this time around. "At this level of competition, we knew we were going to play a big team". It's the fourth season in a row we're facing them in Europe and they're a tough opponent.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:28

The Washington Wizards are averaging 111.5 points on 45.2 percent shooting and allowing 104 points on 42 percent shooting. "We were so locked in all week", Butler said . Tip-off is at 7 p.m. The Hawks were much better in Game 2 and had their chances to steal it. Paul Millsap was relentless, leading Atlanta with 27 points and 10 rebounds.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:17

He, Steph Curry and Klay Thompson average 20-plus points per game for the league's No. 1 regular-season scoring offense. Star center, Kevin Durant did not start for the Warriors due to a calf injury. "I'm not 100 percent", Nurkic said. We learned that we've got to do this collectively. At halftime, TNT analyst Charles Barkley - commonly a Warriors pessimist - predicted a second-half shootout because "neither of these teams are good defensively".

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:11

That's far less than the maximum. Racquel Smith , center, widow of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith , enters the Orleans Parish criminal courthouse with supporters, for a sentencing hearing for Cardell Hayes , who was convicted of manslaughter in the shooting death of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith , in New Orleans , Wednesday, April 19, 2017.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:07

Twitter user @oibanji posted a short clip which showed Mourinho questioning the chant with a quizzical look on his face. Jose Mourinho made one or two surprising choices in his starting line-up, with Luke Shaw involved despite public criticism from his manager in the past week and Sergio Romero replacing the injured David de Gea in goal.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:07

Jim Johnson would close it out for the Braves , working a 1-2-3 ninth. "I like the way they have taken different aspects from different parks", Witzel said. According to an official statement released by MLB Roster Moves on Sunday morning , the San Diego Padres have activated right-handed pitcher Trevor Cahill from the club's 10-day disabled list.

by | April 21, 2017 | 17:07

The odds are surely against it. For his part, former Italian midfielder, Demetrico Albertini, warned his former team, Barcelona , of the seriousness of his opponent, showing his support for Barcelona's players by saying that his heart would be with them during their game against Juventus .

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:59

The knuckleballer gave up four homers over 1 1/3 innings in his previous start. He's a now Sox special assistant, and win or lose, Wakefield serves as Wright's sounding board. "It was a little bit of a frustrating loss", manager Kevin Cash said. No matter which team you hold your allegiance to, all fans can mutually enjoy the simple fact that baseball is indeed, back.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:59

He said that every team had areas where they could be beaten, even at the highest level. I'm not doing this just because I'm at Rangers. Ahead of the latest instalment this weekend, live on Sky Sports 2 , here's a look at some of the most memorable previous clashes...

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:53

The Scot said , "The supporters have been fantastic. No-one is happy at the football club at the minute because of the position we are in". There was major concern for the Black Cats as Jones was took off with a suspected neck injury, that brought around 10 minutes of extra-time, and Sunderland managed to grab their point right at the end of normal time.

by | April 21, 2017 | 16:56

Williams announced her engagement to Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of social media outlet Reddit , last December. Williams was engaged to Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian , at the end of past year and, if she is already 20 weeks pregnant, was expecting during her record-breaking run at the Australian Open , where she won her 23rd Major title without dropping a set.