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by | April 21, 2017 | 20:17

Thompson had seven shots on goal, but only four shots on goal in the prior three games. The Anaheim Ducks swept the Calgary Flames from the National Hockey League playoffs with a 3-1 win Wednesday. Toronto got a goal in the final minute to make it interesting, but fell, 5-4, pulling the Capitals even in the series. Talk about a matchup nightmare for the Calgary Flames .

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:17

But Reuben Martinez made two excellent saves and Anderlecht then hauled themselves into the game; as such, it was no great surprise when Sofiane Hanni equalised, ramming home after good work from Youri Tielemans . "I can not do that because I am the manager and not the doctor". "Luke Shaw today did something for me new that means a lot for me. They could accelerate the process".

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:14

There is every chance they might not get another point this season and interesting to see what patter Redknapp comes out with, all the time grateful that he isn't at your club. Redknapp last worked in English football with Derby, where he worked as a football advisor alongside then-head coach Darren Wassall. "I have come in pretty blind really".

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:12

Nicky Butt doesn't pick him to play in that game". Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United applauds the Anderlecht fans after the UEFA Europa League quarter final second leg match between Manchester United and RSC Anderlecht at Old Trafford on April 20, 2017 in Manchester , United Kingdom.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:12

They say stranger things have happened, but on paper that would be an incredible feat. Chelsea took control of the game after moving ahead and they did further damage just three minutes later when N'Golo Kante picked out Eden Hazard with a long ball, allowing the Belgian global to beat the offside trap, round Artur Boruc and slide the ball into the bottom corner.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:09

Local Ukeme Joseph said he believed at least 20 people had died after the wire collapsed onto the Calabar viewing centre. "It was a disgusting sight to behold". According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu , Buhari prayed that God grants the souls of the departed eternal rest and comfort all who mourned their irreparable loss.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:11

Mourinho, who has previously criticised Luke Shaw publicly, wants Martial to be more like Marcus Rashford. "It was a hard game, a hard opponent, I am tired, I imagine the players are more tired than me but we are in the draw tomorrow and we still have the dream to win the competition", an exhausted Mourinho said.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:08

Sale: 21 2/3 innings, 11 hits, 3 runs, 5 walks, 29 strikeouts. (Then again, who wouldn't?) Monday's win improved them to 70-52 on the MA holiday and 12-5 in their last 17 Marathon Monday matinees. "Definitely had a rough start", Wright said. He went six innings, allowing one run in his debut on Tuesday. Benintendi's single to center put the Red Sox ahead, and Mookie Betts singled for a 4-2 lead.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:09

Given the Bulls' inconsistency this season, there is still some hope for the Celtics, but the first step toward getting back into the series is entering Game 3 with a better mindset than they left Game 2 with. Stevens says that after services for Thomas' sister, the star guard intends to rejoin the team Friday for Game 3 in Chicago. But not so fast, just take a deep breath and relax, as this is only the first game of the series .

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:09

Garcia said he was even more delighted to have won on the day the legendary Ballesteros - the victor of five major titles - would have celebrated turning 60. "He definitely popped in my mind a few times, there is no doubt about it", Garcia said of Ballesteros, who died in 2011 of complications resulting from a cancerous brain tumour.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:06

Barcelona has won two of the last three games against Madrid at the Bernabeu, including 4-0 in the league two seasons ago. Second-placed Barca take on league leaders Real on Sunday knowing a win could take them top of the table, and Twitter has released a set of temporary Clasico-themed emojis for fans to use online to mark the occasion.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:05

The NFL has announced its regular-season schedule for 2017, which opens with defending Super Bowl champions, the New England Patriots , hosting the Kansas City Chiefs . It's the Raiders' final home game of the regular season. The most hard stretch for any team belongs to the Raiders, who will play five teams between Weeks 11 and 15 that had a combined.738 winning percentage in 2016.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:58

Messi tried his luck from distance - drawing a save from Gianluigi Buffon at the near post - before following up himself to put a second effort into the side netting. Andres Iniesta finally gave Buffon a real challenge with 10 minutes remaining, when his glancing effort off a cross made the veteran goalkeeper get down low to save.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:00

The Gunners make the short journey to Wembley with David Ospina (back), Danny Welbeck (toe), Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez (thigh) all missing while Jeff Reine-Adelaide (ankle) and Santi Cazorla (Achilles) will not play again this season.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:56

Ibrahimovic, 35, joined United on a free transfer from Paris Saint-Germain and has scored 17 goals in 28 Premier League appearances to answer critics who doubted he could still have such an impact given his age. "We have Daley Blind , who has experience in the position, and I think it is time for Jones and Smalling to be courageous - to risk", he said . "You can't do miracles but you have to try to do everything to accelerate the process".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:54

He had competed in marathons before, using a hand bike. In the past, the nine-year-veteran has run the Boston, Chicago, Detroit and NY marathons using a hand-bike, according to WCVB . Get the hell out of my race. You know, we laugh about it now because it's so amusing when a girl is saved by her burly boyfriend. But. I said to my coach immediately after the incident: 'I have to finish this race now because if I drop out of this race, nobody's going to believe that women are serious'.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:49

A hostile crowd and a Bucks team playing with confidence, made it easy to see why Milwaukee would position itself early to regain the series lead. Milwaukee's core, meanwhile, was on fire. Milwaukee has not won a playoff series since knocking off Charlotte in the 2001 Eastern Conference semifinals. When the few open looks were provided, Toronto's shots hit iron, came up short or had virtually no chance of falling.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:48

In an attempt to create a spark, the Blackhawks altered their lines, and star forward Patrick Kane played nearly 24 minutes. For the second consecutive year, the Chicago Blackhawks are out in the first round. Maybe Toews has hit and passed his peak after a second straight sub-par season in which the captain just did not look like the dominant two-way center we're used to.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:45

If he can lead Arsenal past Pep Guardiola's men and onto Cup glory again this year, it would be his seventh FA Cup title and lead his club to what would be a record 13th success. After losing their first two games at the new Wembley , the Gunners are unbeaten in their last six (W5 D1), including beating Wigan on penalties in the 2014 FA Cup semi-final.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:45

The Medical Examiner's office released a statement saying the brain was being kept because it was part of the investigation into Hernandez's death and could require further analysis. "It's our position that they are holding Aaron Hernandez's brain illegally", Baez said. The state Supreme Judicial Court was still reviewing an appeal of Hernandez's murder conviction, and Baez said he was looking forward to clearing his name and never thought Hernandez would kill himself.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:45

The Europa League semi-final draw, which could feature Manchester United if they overcome Anderlecht at Old Trafford on Thursday, is at 12:00. Veteran striker Ibrahimovic was forced off before extra time after landing awkwardly after challenging Kara for a high ball in the 92nd minute of regulation time and went down for treatment.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:40

It was another blow for United , who had already lost Marcos Rojo to a knee injury that resulted in him being taken off on a stretcher in the first half. But we are in the draw for tomorrow and we still have the dream to win the competition". "One yellow card, he misses the semi-finals". With both men now sidelined, he said: "I think it's time".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:38

Former Celtic Rajon Rondo was the star for the Bulls, finishing just one rebound shy of a triple-double. Bulls center Robin Lopez grabbed eight offensive rebounds by himself, on his way to a 14-point, 11-rebound performance. "It's good to be able to have a guy like that to say, 'Get us 30, and then go guard the guy that's got 30'". Isaiah Thomas scored 20 points for Boston .

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:40

The second goal came in the 49th minute after Ander Herrera's effort was deflected past the Chelsea goalkeeper. Spurs have won their last seven league games to keep the pressure on Chelsea, who also lost at home to Crystal Palace earlier in the month.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:39

Morton stranded two baserunners in the first, left the bases loaded in the second and left runners on the corners in the third. Meyer is 0-0 with a 4.80 ERA in three minor league starts this season. "We did a good job of capitalizing tonight", Alex Bregman said. "When you have a rough outing, as far as the stat line goes, you really have to break it down because you could have a good outing with the state line and be really bad".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:33

Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Friday. Gayle fell in the 10th over for 22 off 27 balls. The ball comes on to bat very nicely under lights. All he needs to do is make contact with the ball. He also expressed confidence on Chris Gayle, saying, "Chris is hitting the ball well in the nets and he's not far away from a big score". MS Dhoni, who has scored just 33 runs in 4 innings, will be out to prove a point too.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:36

FC Barcelona defender Gerard Pique is confident that his team can shrug off the disappointment of their Champions League quarter-final defeat against Juventus and will be ready for Sunday's Spanish league clash against Real Madrid. "I think the big clubs can not stop from signing new players and renewing the squad every single year because it is too demanding to be there because they have to be always first, they have to be champions in all the competitions that they play".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:30

Now up 3-0 in the series , LeBron and the Cavs will look to take care of business in Game 4 on Sunday in the hopes of earning an extended period of rest before the second round. It's our offence. I think we get exhausted at times . and we don't push the ball every single possession when we get a chance. The Cavaliers got to within 77-62 early in the third quarter, but the Pacers quickly pushed their lead back to 20.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:29

The Thunder guard had already notched his 42nd triple-double of the season - a new National Basketball Association record; surpassing Oscar Robertson - when he rose from 30-feet, nailing the deep three-pointer at the buzzer to give his team a 106-105 win over the Denver Nuggets .

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:31

Liverpool hit for a pair of goals in a span of 2 1/2 minutes on Saturday, rallying from a goal down to win 2-1 over Stoke City at Bet365.com Stadium . 'Phil is still ill. "We needed to fight and Simon Mignolet made two outstanding saves - the second one was one of the best I've ever seen, it was save of the day, the month and the year", he said.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:29

Kylian Mbappe , Radamel Falcao and Valere Germain scored for Monaco , while Marco Reus scored for the German side. Meanwhile, Dortmund bow out after a tie overshadowed by the bomb attack on the team s bus last week that forced the first leg to be postponed by a day.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:28

After giving up a late lead and squeaking out the opener by just a point, James and Co. showed more intensity on defense, more swagger in general and held on to win their 10th straight first-round game over the past three seasons. Irving now has even more confidence that he can create for himself or a teammate at will, so the Pacers have to put more pressure on him and make his life more hard, or this series won't last long.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:26

Law enforcement sources tell NBC Boston that Hernandez was found with the words "John 3:16" written on his forehead . The family of Aaron Hernandez plans to donate his brain to scientists to determine whether he had Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease linked to a number of National Football League athletes.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:21

Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan believes Mark Selby is now in the form of his life and this week's World Championship in Sheffield is his to lose. "I hope all parties can move on from this position and concentrate on the brilliant entertainment provided by players at the Betfred World Championship ".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:21

Barcelona beat Juventus in the 2015 final in between the all-Madrid tussles and Gabi believed his team's exploits on those runs stood them in good stead as Leicester piled on pressure following Jamie Vardy's 61st-minute equaliser. Former Real head coach Schuster, who also represented Atletico in his playing days, has a feeling the two Madrid sides will be drawn to face each other in the semis.