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by | April 25, 2017 | 14:18

Williams was engaged to Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian , at the end of previous 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.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:50

Jim Adduci had three hits and two RBI on the day he arrived from Triple-A Toledo, and Alex Avila hit a two-run homer for the Tigers . "I was pitching great, the plan was working", Darvish said through an interpreter. Starlin Castro added a three-run shot of his own and Aaron Judge hit his team-high sixth home run for NY. Michael Tonkin came out for the 6th inning, gave up a single and a walk, but then struck out the next two batters.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:43

The Cleveland Cavaliers over-came a bout of fourth quarter jitters to take a grip of their National Basketball Association playoff series against the Indiana Pacers on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) as San Antonio seized control of their duel with Memphis.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:40

The Golden State Warriors announced Kevin Durant is available to play in Game 4 Monday night against the Portland Trail Blazers. Warriors Look To Close Out Blazers Monday / Into boxing as well? Kerr said he will not coach the team during Monday's Game 4 and will be out indefinitely until his health status improves.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:39

According to SF Gate , it is very likely that, with a commanding 3-0 series lead over the Portland Trail Blazers, Golden State might not want to bring Kevin Durant back until the Western Conference semifinals. "At the end of the day, we've still got games to play", Lillard said. Golden State's players praised Brown for stepping into a lead role with short notice.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:37

The Warriors stoked the margin to 24 points at intermission. McGee contributed a few back-breaking slam dunks that energized his fellow Warriors . They will need more from Nurkic and Maurice Harkless as the two starting big men for the Blazers managed just three total points n 1-7 shooting.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:34

Warrior coach Steve Kerr , still ailing from the effects of back problems, watched the game on television from the team's locker room. Will the Golden State Warriors close out their NBA Playoffs series with the Portland Trail Blazers when the two meet in Game 4 tonight at 10:30PM ET? The former Chicago Bulls point guard missed 43 games last season because of back surgery complications and a spinal fluid leak.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:33

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte deflected criticism away from his players following their 2-0 defeat to Manchester United by claiming the loss was his fault. "A lot has been said about how we want to finish fourth but I am that kind of person who wants to achieve more than that". "They showed more desire, more ambition, more motivation".

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:25

Gareth Bale limped out of Real Madrid's 3-2 El Clasico defeat to Barcelona on Sunday. A win for the home side would have virtually assured them the league title with five matches left to play, and as early as the first minute there was controversy as Ral Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo went down after a challenge from Samuel Umtiti in the Barcelona penalty area.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:19

The Thunder said Westbrook joined Wilt Chamberlain as the only players to claim three consecutive playoff triple doubles. Ouch. Steven Adams and the Oklahoma City Thunder did so much right in their pivotal game four against the Houston Rockets on Monday (NZT), yet find themselves in a 3-1 hole as the National Basketball Association first-round playoff series heads back to Texas.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:11

You want to see ecstasy? "We were allowed to play in the second and third (periods), we were a better team", Pastrnak said. Karlsson then made a nifty play at the blue line to keep the puck in but didn't get an assist as Brassard took a pass from Ryan and made it 2-0 with his 20th career playoff goal.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:04

Speaking before serving as a celebrity waiter at a fundraiser for Ben's Fund - a foundation created by Seahawks general manager John Schneider and his wife, Traci, that supports families with autistic kids - Ifedi said the team discussed the idea with him shortly after the end of last season.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:02

The Cavaliers' big three have combined for 89 points as Cleveland took a 2-0 playoff series lead over the Indiana Pacers. Game three is on Friday morning (AEST). We got in the bonus early and we just kept going to it. Officials had shown "disrespect" to his team, Fizdale added. Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:59

Thames would come back to homer in the 2nd inning, a two-run shot that just went over the left field fence. Later in the inning, Perez hit a three-run shot to put Milwaukee in front 4-0. Garza singled in a run in the third after Perez's RBI double. On Saturday, Thames was hitting.379 with a.463 on-base percentage, a.897 slugging percentage, and eight home runs to his name.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:55

I am very proud for the players. Hours before Arsenal ended Pep Guardiola's chances of winning a trophy in his first season in England, United's win at Burnley moved them to within a point of City in the Premier League table, meaning a win this week would see them overtake their neighbours as both look to secure a top four finish.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:55

Hernandez's other two scribblings are said to have been addressed to Jenkins-Hernandez and their 4-year-old daughter. According to Courthouse News Service , lawyer George Leontire said to Judge Thomas McGuire on Friday that these actions "violate every code of decency".

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:55

After last week's 3-0 victory in Turin , it was Juve's attackers who were drawing the plaudits - specifically Paulo Dybala, who scored twice. Trailing 3-0 from the first leg, Barca managed only one shot on target as they failed to repeat their last-16 heroics when they overturned a 4-0 deficit to beat Paris St-Germain.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:52

DeRozan certainly flipped his personal script between games going, from an 0-for-8 night in Game 3 to a game-high 33 points in Saturday's win. Greg Monroe went for 16 points and seven rebounds in just 23 minutes while strengthening his case for being the second-best player in the series, on either team , through three games.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:50

The South Korean left-hander missed all of 2015 following a shoulder surgery, and made only one start a year ago before shutting down with elbow problems. The Dodgers had another chance to tie the score in the ninth when Justin Turner dropped a soft single in center field and moved into scoring position with two outs on a wild pitch.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:43

They have five of the first 65 picks - first, 12th, 33rd, 52nd and 65th. The problem is there's no guarantee he'll be there. We can get some players that can transform our franchise, and the way we are positioned, it is to some degree the volume of players that can help us.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:42

In the second half we did much better, but we kept the ball in the first half and didn't let them be really part of the game. "I am not concerned because I think Phil fits really well here and is comfortable here", Klopp said ahead of Sunday's trip to West Brom.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:19

The west London side are on course for the double and now sit four points ahead of Spurs at the top of the Premier League going into Tuesday's match with Southampton. Defender Gary Cahill is Chelsea's only doubt for the game. The former Lille man was in contention to win the PFA Player of the Year award as a result of his fine efforts, but he was pipped to the individual prize by Blues team-mate N'Golo Kante.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:09

Manchester United's top scorer sustained significant knee ligament damage in Thursday's Europa League victory over Anderlecht, with teammate Marcus Rojo also picking up a similar injury in the same game. It's really sad for them. It was a very good performance from the team too, I think. The France worldwide responded in style, scoring the opener in Sunday's 2-0 win at Burnley , before laying on an assist for captain Wayne Rooney and, as Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Marouane Fellaini and Luke Shaw ...

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:05

He competed better in the third set, holding to love in the seventh game to provoke sympathetic applause, but a second career title never looked realistic. "I am very happy to win another one". Ramos-Vinolas during the week defeated world No. 1 Andy Murray , No. 8-ranked Marin Cilic and No. 17 Lucas Pouille, and will move into the Top 20 on the ATP Rankings for the first time on Monday.

by | April 25, 2017 | 12:01

Even the first two games of this series were TNT wins, albeit on the road, but it was this one that snapped one of sports' most epic, oddest streaks. Thomas has been a major reason for the comeback. As good as he was, Thomas had plenty of help. Jimmy Butler carried the Bulls with 33 points and nine assists. The Bulls have hit on backup point guards in the past.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:58

The Warriors went into the game with a 2-0 advantage over the Blazers in the first-round series. Thompson noted that Kerr was feeling well enough on Saturday to go over some game-planning notes with Brown prior to the game, adding that Kerr is a ferocious competitor who will do everything he can to return to the bench.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:58

Referee Craig Pawson was the main focus of Toure's ire after City had what seemed a good first-half goal disallowed before losing 2-1 after extra-time at Wembley on Sunday. With City trailing 11 points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea, their last realistic chance of silverware vanished at Wembley, leaving Guardiola to face the uncomfortable reality that he has failed to provide the trophies expected from him when he arrived previous year.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:56

Durant played 36 minutes in his first Warriors playoff game, finishing with 32 points and 11 rebounds. Kerr, who was also at shootaround earlier in the day, said that he would not be on the sideline for Game 4. For the Portland Trail Blazers , it is about pride, about extending the series, avoiding a four-game sweep. Steve Kerr's coaching career seems to hang in the balance, its fate decided by forces beyond anyone's control.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:44

We in this together. Westbrook: That's fine, say 'Russell you haven't played well at all, ' say, 'Russell and the team haven't played well, ' don't say, 'When Russell goes out the team don't play well.' It don't matter, we in this together.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:35

Andrew Harrison had two clutch moments in OT: a blocked shot that led was a five-point swing and two free throws. But it was this midrange off-foot floater from Marc Gasol that was the dagger that gave the Grizzlies the win and squared up their series at 2-2.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:31

Alli is the highest scoring midfield player in the country with 16 Premier League goals , and he also weighed in with five assists. Kante is already a Premier League champion and now odds on to become a Double victor just 12 months later - a giant of the game at only 5ft 6in.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:22

Both teams came out looking to execute the same game plans from the earlier games. But as bright as things look for Toronto going forward, it discovered that taking the next step in the National Hockey League playoffs isn't as easy as reaching them in the first place.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:19

However, it is to note too that Williams withdrew from the NP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California over claims of a knee injury . Serena Williams has not played any match after her title win at the Australian Open. "I look forward to being back as soon as I can". But, a spokesperson for Williams confirmed that she will be giving birth this fall. The United States Lawn tennis star is engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian and made the announcement of her pregnancy yesterday on ...

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:16

After 111-106 win, Friday night in game 3, Los Angeles Clippers lock horns with Utah Jazz in the NBA Playoffs First Round, Game 4 tonight. Los Angeles' five-man unit of Paul, DeAndre Jordan, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Jamal Crawford and Paul Pierce was not only the team's most used lineup, but also extremely successful.

by | April 25, 2017 | 11:13

Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk was late getting back into the play, allowing Canadian Sissons to set up Josi with a nice feed to the left post as the crowd of 17,300 at the Bridgestone Arena raised the roof with a thunderous cheer.