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by | April 24, 2017 | 10:49

Game 4 is scheduled for Tuesday night in San Jose . The Sharks have averaged 27.7 shots per game over their first three games of the series, fourth-lowest in the playoffs. Could we seriously consider them capable of making a deep playoff run? Jones finished with 21 saves. It started with Couture rifling a shot from the past Talbot at 11:02 of the first period with defenceman Kris Russell in the penalty box for hooking.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:48

There have been suggestions that United's medical staff will help Ibrahimovic through his recovery period, but the prospect of the Old Trafford club waiting for a veteran striker to return from a serious injury seem remote. The Premier League match between Burnley and Manchester United will be broadcast on NBCSN. No player deserves to be injured. The Frenchman sprinted forward after being sent on his way by Rooney, and after a delicate lay-off from Ander Herrera, Martial swept the ball ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:38

Both players missed birdie putts - Rose's was from 10 feet while Garcia's was from 5 feet - on the final hole in regulation to push the tournament into the playoff tied at 9-under-par 279. "To be able to join him and Seve as Masters champions from Spain, it's unbelievable". That gave the 37-year-old Spaniard two putts from 12 feet for the victory, and his putt swirled into the cup for a birdie.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:32

Cauley recorded four birdies on the front nine and four more on the back without a bogey en route to an opening round eight-under par on Thursday. DeLaet, who shared the 36-hole lead with Luke Donald, bogey the 18th hole and shot a two-under 69 that placed him alone in second, one stroke behind Dufner.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:23

President Donald Trump says in an Earth Day statement that his administration is "committed to keeping our air and water clean, to preserving our forests, lakes and open spaces and to protecting endangered species". Another woman's sign said, "Make America think again". We saw the most white medical coats on marchers since the 1989 and 1992 Marches for Abortion. "They are our modern heroes", said Dana Gold, of the Government Accountability Project , a nonprofit that provides consultation ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:21

Kerr confirmed that the symptoms he's been dealing with as a result of complications from a back surgery he had nearly two years ago have worsened, and said that if things don't improve, he may be out for the remainder of the postseason. "It's never been done, but I'm not one to quit, and I'm very optimistic", said Lillard, who has averaged 25.7 points in the series, recording a pair of 30-point-plus games.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:20

On the 60th anniversary of Robinson's Major League Baseball debut, it was Ken Griffey Jr. who was the first player to wear the number 42 in his game that day, something he got permission to do from Commission Selig. I do remember, though, when Robinson , only a few weeks after that appearance, succumbed to complications from heart disease and diabetes at age 53.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:10

Fox Sports 1 showed the replay a few times, went to commercial and when coverage returned and it was time for the decision to be read, Ellenberger was just being sat up off the canvas and onto a stool. "I don't care. Let's get 'em". Perry predicted what he was going to do to Ellenberger before the fight happened. Rising UFC welterweight contender "Platinum" Mike Perry saw his momentum, which included nine straight knockouts to begin his career, halted when he lost a unanimous decision to ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:14

The All Blacks won't name their squad for the three-Test series until June 8, two matches into the Lions tour. It is a controversial call by head coach Gatland given the 31-year-old has excelled as England captain over the past 15 months, leading the Red Rose to back-to-back Six Nations Championships.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:10

The Clippers earned the No. 4 seed and home court by virtue of winning the season series 3-1. He missed the remainder of that game and an MRI after the game showed no structural damage, though he did suffer a hyperextension and bone contusion of the knee.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:00

Having thanked supporters for the messages of support and well wishes, Ibrahimovic writes in a post on Instagram that he will "come back even stronger" from the injury. "No player deserves to be injured, but in these two cases are even more sad. He was playing very, very well for us and also getting, finally, a position as a central defender in the [Argentina] national team so I am really sad for them".

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:59

The owner of a major National League-low 0.84 ERA, Leake will make his fourth start of the season when visiting St. Louis wraps up a four-game series at the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. "Two of those were aggressive, one was maybe not being aware of the situation as well he should be". Jett Bandy, Eric Thames and Travis Shaw each hit home runs to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:56

But it is Messi's 500-goal mark for Barcelona that truly takes the breath away. Real Madrid do have the ever important game in hand, although it must be said that they do have the more hard fixtures remaining.as well as the Champions League semis against Atletico.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:53

Horford was Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge's signature free agent acquisition during the offseason. "So we're just family", Bradley said. Khris Middleton scored 20 points and Greg Monroe had 18. Boston , despite Thomas' game-high 33 points, lost 106-102 to visiting Chicago in Game1 of their best-of-seven series Sunday, and the possibility looms Tuesday of falling behind 2-0.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:53

Later Wednesday night, the Patriots tweeted side-by-side photos of 2004 and 2017, both years in which the Super Bowl visit was the second in three years. "Facts: In 2015, over 40 football staff were on the stairs". The President, who identifies as a friend and fan of Brady's , also has ties to Patriots owner Bob Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:47

Kante's latest honour comes with the France worldwide on course to win back-to-back Premier League titles, having starred for Leicester City in last season's against-the-odds triumph. Spurs have won four out of the last five men's young player awards - Kyle Walker in 2012, Gareth Bale in 2013, Kane in 2015 and Alli in 2016. His form at Tottenham has helped the 21-year-old to also become a prominent figure on the global stage with England, forming a fine partnership for both club and ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:38

Some sang "Now burn your electoral cards" or "No Marine and No Macron!", referring to centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen, who topped the first-round vote and advance to the May 7 runoff. "The great issue in this election is the rampant globalisation that is putting our civilisation at risk", she declared in her first word after results came through.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:35

MacArthur, who returned for four regular-season games and earlier in the series celebrated his comeback with his first goal in two years, sent a Bobby Ryan rebound past Tuukka Rask for the victor. Game 5 hero Sean Kuraly got the party started early by firing the puck over the bench despite being in full control of the situation. "We were hanging on for dear life (in the third period) but we came in here, we realized next shot wins and we just had to get back to business".

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:34

We were thinking about them. I know the feeling you have now as you know it happened the same to me. I wouldn't accept one guy to play nine matches in a row because I am injured. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Juan Mata, Chris Smalling, Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo are all done for the season. "(Bailly) was incredible. If I was Smalling or Jones, I would play Thursday.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:27

The Clippers lead the series 2-1. It's not the best thing that could have ever happened to us. Griffin, an unrestricted free agent this summer, has been ruled of the remainder of the 2017 NBA Playoffs and there's uncertainty over the future of the five-time All-Star.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:25

OnSaturday, Bopanna and Cuevas defeated Romain Arneodo of Poland and Hugo Nys of France in straight sets to enter the final. Bopanna and Cuevas are expected to face a tough challenge in the last eight stage as they will be up against top seeds Henri Kontinen of Finland and Australia's John Peers.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:29

And it still wasn't enough. Every play in every game within every round matters during the NBA Playoffs - pushing one team closer to victory and advancement while knocking another team closer to defeat and elimination. He finished with 12. Stephenson led IN in the first half with 14 points, and Jeff Teague had 10. In Game 1, James double-teamed George in the closing seconds, forcing the four-time All-Star to pass the ball.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:14

Toronto has also conceded 14 goals in the series, but defense was not a strength considering it ranked 21st in goals allowed per game and 28th in shots against. "You see how elite of a player he is". There might have been grounds to call Kadri for clipping, which is when a player lowers his body and throws it at or below the knees of an opponent.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:05

To make room for Kipnis, the Indians assigned infielder Yandy Diaz to Triple-A Columbus. If he can stay healthy, Kipnis should be a welcome addition to the Indians lineup. He suffered a slight setback on April 13 after he was hit on the left hand with a pitch during his minor league rehab assignment. The 25-year-old Cuban utility man hit.236 with nine runs scored and two RBIs "I think we saw enough in a short sample size that he's going to be a pretty good hitter" Francona said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:03

But while Bilic is at least partly to blame for each issue, Gerrard sought to question the attitude of the players instead. Both Lukaku - who tops the scoring charts with 24 goals - and Barkley have yet to sign new contracts with the former who is tied to the club till 2019 refusing to put pen to paper on a substantially better offer.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:58

We're hoping that over the next week or two, or whatever it is, I can start to make a definitive realization, a deduction, or just feel it that I'm going to do this or not". "It's great that Mike has coached in this league 10 years, coached the Finals", Kerr said. "They had a lot of adrenaline but we were able to withstand their runs and get back in the game", said Curry.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:54

Alli's had an incredible year, scoring 16 goals and adding an assist for Spurs in Premier League play. The opening 45 minutes was played at a rapid pace, with plenty of challenges flying in, but one incident aggrieved Chelsea fans more than any other.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:47

The Bulls' comeback in the third quarter was led by backup point guard Isaiah Canaan but it was Jimmy Butler who evened the score. Crowder jawed at the Bulls' bench after hitting a jumper and Rondo - sidelined by a broken right thumb - extended his leg as Crowder walked by.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:43

Carlo Ancelotti's Bayern are closing in on a fifth successive Bundesliga title. We have to try to win the Bundesliga as soon as possible and reach the final of the DFB Pokal. "Mats Hummels is okay, he trained without problems", Ancelotti added."I will leave Jerome Boateng and Javi Martinez out because they continue to have minor problems".

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:40

Kerr missed the Warriors' Game 3 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday. He is dealing with complications from back surgeries he underwent last summer that caused him to miss the first 43 games of the 2015-16 regular season. "I'm not going to do that to our team and our staff", Kerr said. "It's great that Mike has coached in this league 10 years, coached the Finals", Kerr said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:32

CTE, which is caused by repeated blows to the head, can only be diagnosed after death. The stunning suicide of Aaron Hernandez led to another surprising turn - a fight over his brain. He was alone and the officials had no reason to believe he was struggling or thinking about harming himself. The district attorney would be able to challenge it.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:26

There was more frantic end to end stuff in the second half, with ter Stegen the busier goalkeeper and saving well to deny Toni Kroos and Benzema. Ramos received an El Clasico red card for the second successive season 13 minutes from time after leaving the ground recklessly.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:09

Watch Guardiola's full post-match press conference above. He replaced Raheem Sterling who came in earlier in the first half for the injured Silva. The scenario was hardly unlikely: Aguero capitalising on some poor defending to score on the break past Petr Cech, but Manchester City's opening goal could, and should, have been averted.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:03

The Bruins have at times struggled to break through Ottawa's stifling neutral zone defense and Craig Anderson has been stingy between the pipes. "We knew it wasn't going to come easy, it hasn't come easy for us and we were going to have to stay with it and stay with it and Tuukka made some huge saves and in the end we were able to tilt the scales in our favour, get that opportunity, make good on it and this is a tight series", said Boston's David Backes.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:02

Danilo Gallinari had a season-high 34 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Nikola Jokic scored 23 points for Denver. Westbrook also logged his 19th 40-point game of the season with 45 points in a 103-100 win against the Memphis Grizzlies on April 6.