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by | May 11, 2018 | 13:15

Winnipeg Jets left wing Nikolaj Ehlers (27), of Denmark, falls to the ice as he chases the puck with Nashville Predators center Calle Jarnkrok (19), of Sweden, and right wing Ryan Hartman (38) during the first period in Game 7 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Thursday, May 10, 2018, in Nashville , Tenn.

by | May 11, 2018 | 13:17

Now, his former United and England team-mate Gary Neville has said it is a good decision for the 32-year-old to make the move across the Atlantic. Rooney still has a year to run on his contract, and is the club's highest earner on around £150,000 a week. Rooney is due to have talks next week with Everton manager Sam Allardyce , whose own future could have an impact on the player's decision.

by | May 11, 2018 | 13:12

It appears that discussion took place, and according to a tweet from Red Sox beat reporter Ian Browne , Price won't be playing Fortnite at the ballpark anymore "because he is aware the topic has been a distraction". The " Fortnite " bug has bitten the Boston Red Sox clubhouse - and in a very big way. Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joel Zumaya infamously got injured during a 2006 playoff run by strumming too hard and too much playing Guitar Hero .

by | May 11, 2018 | 13:06

Commenting on Ronaldo , he added: "It's incredible that he's already walking after 48 hours. The ankle is stable". It would be ideal if he was able to play against Villarreal . "Salah? No team reaches a UCL final with only one player". Ronaldo is expected to play against Liverpool on May 26 in the Champions League final .

by | May 11, 2018 | 12:59

Such a scenario would mean a massive reformation of the game, as the lucrative Champions League now schedules its games for Tuesdays and Wednesday evenings, with a majority of domestic league games played on the weekend. Leicester City hosts Arsenal at King Power Stadium on Wednesday, May 9, as the Premier League season winds down. The 68-year-old said that a new elite competition was imminent as big clubs across Europe were unhappy with the current distribution of revenue from domestic ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 12:56

But in Houston's series-clinching Game 5 Tuesday night, he would turn back the clock. He led the league in scoring (30.4 ppg), made a seamless transition into partnership with Chris Paul , and made it clear that after several near-missses in the MVP past, this was his year.

by | May 11, 2018 | 12:57

And his exploits from last month has seen him pick up the Barclays Manager of the Month Award for April. The champions' 105 league goals are more than any other side has recorded in the Premier League era, whilst no other team has recorded 31 wins and 97 points in a single campaign and the team still have one game to play.

by | May 10, 2018 | 05:50

Other items taken from Smith's vehicle included: four pairs of Bose headphones, Bluetooth speakers, a Kyboe watch, a Michael Kors watch, Nike shoes and an iPad containing the Chicago Bears playbook. The rest of Smith's stolen property has not been found. "I would personally like to thank everyone for their kind words and prayers as the Athens-Clarke County police department worked very hard to identify the individual responsible for this", Smith said in the video.

by | May 10, 2018 | 05:30

Rahane will stand in for skipper Virat Kohli - who will play county cricket for Surrey - in the run-up to the tour of England . Manish Pandey, another batsman who was viewed as a potential No.4 candidate, has also missed out. An India call-up, after the last two seasons, was imminent. Now the question is: Is this the end of Rahane's ODI career? A strong domestic season has propelled Nair back into the Test squad as a batting replacement option in Kohli's absence.

by | May 10, 2018 | 05:15

Mourinho's comments were the first said publicly, beyond an initial club statement, from anyone at United. "The procedure has gone very well but he needs a period of intensive care to optimise his recovery". Mourinho insisted Ferguson's condition will not have a negative effect on his team ahead of Thursday's Premier League clash with West Ham at the London Stadium.

by | May 10, 2018 | 05:11

Iran mainly exports oil to China, India, the EU, Japan and South Korea. This could push up prices at the pump. "We remember the tragedy of two world wars, the lessons of history", Putin said at a military parade on Moscow's Red Square on Wednesday, marking the anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany in World War II.

by | May 10, 2018 | 04:26

Manchester United announced Pogba's win today, 8 May 2018. However, after Jose Mourinho's arrival, the 22-year-old has struggled to rediscover his best form and has often been left out of the starting 11 in crucial matches. Paul Pogba, who could be rested, will still be at United next season, according to Mourinho. Proper man. Football and society is not full of them.

by | May 10, 2018 | 04:18

The 31-year-old Uruguay worldwide scored his 40th goal of the season in PSG's 2-0 win over minnows Les Herbiers in the Coupe de France final on Tuesday night. This is football and to speak one day, you have always risk'. He can be a superb target man and can play off the shoulder of the final defender, a system Conte uses at Chelsea .

by | May 10, 2018 | 04:15

NFL Network National Insider Ian Rapoport tweeted a statement from David W. Jones, an attorney for VIP Sports Management representing Ingram as he appeals the suspension, which was handed down on May 8. The former Heisman victor Ingram rushed for a career-high 1,124 yards and 12 touchdowns in 2017, along with adding 416 receiving yards. Ingram reportedly wants a new contract and will not participate in the New Orleans Saints' voluntary offseason work.

by | May 10, 2018 | 04:07

The talks are thought to have gone well with Everton willing to let the 32-year-old leave Godison Park. Wayne Rooney has spent the past 16 years of his footballing life in the Premier League . "But because of who he is there is ultimately more attention on his body language, about how he plays, about what he is and isn't doing. I think that's what we're in the market for".

by | May 10, 2018 | 04:06

On his 33rd birthday, Chris Paul did damage in the midrange area, finishing with a game-high 27 points, 12 rebounds and six assists. The Houston Rockets now hold a 2-1 series lead over the Utah Jazz in the second round of the NBA Playoffs after a dominating performance in Game 3 on Friday night.

by | May 10, 2018 | 03:53

Another former world number one, Maria Sharapova, continued her revival on clay as she overcame a tense opening set to beat Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu 7-5 6-1. "It's going to be tough but it will be a good opportunity for me for sure". Clay is well known to be the Briton's favourite surface and he took advantage of the fast playing conditions with a brilliant service performance which saw him power past the 12-time major victor to the opening set.

by | May 10, 2018 | 03:51

Seven other coaches received votes in the NBCA balloting: Philadelphia 76ers' Brett Brown, Mike D'Antoni of the Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers' Nate McMillan, San Antonio Spurs' Gregg Popovich, Quin Snyder of the Utah Jazz, Portland Trail Blazers' Terry Stotts and the Los Angeles Clippers' Doc Rivers.

by | May 10, 2018 | 03:47

Some fun at the Jazz's expense. Today, however, we received further statistical proof that this Houston Rockets team will be unlike anything the Warriors have seen before. They lost two of three to the Rockets during the regular season , including the opener at home back in October. If the Warriors can return to the NBA Finals for a fourth straight year, they could meet the Cavs once again.

by | May 10, 2018 | 03:48

That is the order in which they batted in the first inning and that is the order the Mets intended. Wheeler and Reds right-hander Sal Romano produced similar lines over six innings. - was given a lineup that had Wilmer Flores batting second and Cabrera hitting third, just as things played out on the field (the umpires' lineup card had it the other way around).

by | May 10, 2018 | 03:40

Iniesta is set to leave his boyhood club later this month and despite the fierce rivalry between the two biggest teams in Spain, Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane was determined to give the Barca midfielder the farewell he deserves after the match.

by | May 10, 2018 | 03:39

Chelsea and Huddersfield lock horns at Stamford Bridge tonight in a crunch Premier League clash. Ince sustained the injury during Huddersfield's 1-0 win over Watford in April and was sidelined for the club's last two league matches, including the 1-1 draw at champions Manchester City last Sunday.

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:36

Against Colorado and Philadelphia, Ureña completed seven innings in both outings, allowing just two combined earned runs. "It was nice to see Happy get going again", manager Joe Maddon said. The 31-year-old right-hander is 0-3 with a 6.00 ERA in his first season with Chicago after finalizing a $126 million, six-year contract in February.

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:27

Coach Steve Clifford was sacked in April. Borrego spent the last three seasons on Gregg Popovich's staff and previously served as interim coach of the Orlando Magic . The Hornets are in the midst of a major change in the organization. Kupchak fried Steve Clifford as head coach a few days later. Former Grizzlies coach David Fizdale also interviewed, but was later hired by the New York Knicks.

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:26

It's not an explosive 100 metres, standing and stopping in nine seconds. Despite these disappointments - and a 1-0 defeat to West Brom on Saturday - the Tottenham manager remains positive and wants his side to keep getting better. "But we're focused to make sure we're capable of winning the last two games and being in the top four. You can see that it's not enough to have the possibility to fight for the Champions League".

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:17

Anderson, who has a pair of AFC championships and a Super Bowl ring from his Denver days, said he wanted to join a team capable of a title run. Of course, Denver won 24-10. "This was the best football move for me personally", he said. Carolina now has several toys for Turner to work with between Anderson, McCaffrey, Smith, Moore, Greg Olsen, Devin Funchess, Curtis Samuel, and rookie tight end Ian Thomas.

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:13

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by | May 09, 2018 | 08:39

Bundy's outing lasted just seven batters, but it was enough for the Royals to take a quick-strike seven-run lead as the Orioles allowed 10 runs in the opening frame in an eventual 15-7 loss that included some dubious history. Almost half those 20 hits came in the first inning, when KC sent 14 batters to the plate. "I don't think I've ever been a part of that before". The 33-year old centerfielder is now hitting.268 with zero homers and seven RBI's on the season.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:13

Should Milinkovic-Savic sign for the Red Devils , he would be lining up next to his countryman Nemanja Matic in the club's midfield. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is one of the rising stars in the Serie A. Savic has been impressive this season for Lazio in the Italian Serie A scoring 13 goals, and his superb performances are said to have caught the attention of Jose Mourinho .

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:55

Rozier took exception and shoved the big man, sparking a brief altercation. He brushed it off afterward but made it clear that he wasn't intimidated by Embiid, who outweighs Rozier by 60 pounds. Is Brett Brown the right coach to develop the Sixers' young talent? . McConnell in the starting lineup for Game 5. On Monday, Morris would finish with 17 points, five rebounds and two blocks.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:33

The Paris outfit have now won the Ligue 1 title, Coupe de la Ligue and now the Coup de France. Giovani Lo Celso sends a left-footed strike from the top of the box into the back of the net. A combination of Pichot and the post denied Cavani in the 49th minute following a delightful backheeled one-two from Mbappe. PSG thought they had a second soon after the start of the second-half, only for the VAR system to chalk it off due to a handball by Marquinhos.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:21

Ennis reportedly said her pain level was at an eight on a scale of one-to-10. But Clark said the way the case is shaping up, the team's cautious attitude could be rewarded well in advance of the start of the 2018 season. Foster is accused of dragging his live-in girlfriend and punching her "8 to 10 times". She tried calling the police as she later escaped the house, but when she fell down Foster threw her phone, breaking it.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:14

Jordan Spieth will treat the Players Championship like the major it so desperately wants to be as he looks to improve on his curious record at Sawgrass. "I haven't approached it like I approach the major championship-calibre golf and this tournament and this golf course are major-championship calibre and therefore I need to go in with a different game plan and mindset and stick to it on the golf course".

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:01

India also made a decision to manage the workloads of other Test regulars, opting to rest batsman Rohit Sharma and pace duo Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah for the Afghanistan game. After the historic 1-0 triumph under Rahul Dravid in the 2007 tour, India lost Test series in England two times in a row (0-4 in 2011 and 1-3 in 2014).

by | May 09, 2018 | 06:32

Excluding Paul and Tucker, Houston shot 5 of 22 on 3-pointers. SportsLine will have game-by-game gambling advice for every playoff series here . The Rockets advance to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in four seasons. Mitchell suffered a left-foot contusion during his team's first 2018 playoff game against the Oklahoma City Thunder , but he was durable throughout his rookie season and appeared in 79 games.