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by | April 27, 2017 | 01:22

Lynch's potential teammates on the Raiders seem to relish him joining and say they look forward to getting him back on the field -on their side. Beast Mode will earn a $3 million salary playing for Oakland, but gets a $2 million bonus if he rushes for 1,000 yards, according to NFL.com.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:15

That bench led a huge run in the second quarter that gave Houston control of the game and a 51-44 edge at the break. An exit in the opening round is a far cry from the heights Adams and the Thunder reached last season, when Oklahoma City came within a game of upsetting the Golden State Warriors and advancing to the NBA Finals.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:11

The South's trumpeting of progress on setting up the Terminal High-Altitude Area defence system, or THAAD, comes as high-powered U.S. military assets converge on the Korean Peninsula and as a combative North Korea signals possible nuclear and missile testing.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:08

As speculations were rife that Serena's post was about pregnancy, the 35-year-old soon deleted the post triggering a debate among tennis fans about whether or not she was joking. We are so happy and we know @ serenawilliams will be a great mother". The younger Williams sister is just one Grand Slam short of Margaret Court , who collected many of hers in an era when the difficulties of global travel often diluted the fields.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:00

Those 10 games have seen Portland defeated by a combined 160 points. The Warriors' belief in Durant able to return soon, as well as the team's ability to handle the Trail Blazers without him, was well founded. Warriors vs Blazers live streaming , NBA Playoffs 2017 live streaming and Warriors live streaming info follows. Portland Trail Blazers: PG - Damian Lillard , SG - CJ McCollum , SF - Evan Turner, PF - Mo Harkless, C - Noah Vonleh .

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:53

She didn't set out to shatter stereotypes or change the culture of sports forever - but that's exactly what she did. A Syracuse University journalism student, she entered the race under her initials, K.V. "It's a transformational experience and a way to take control of their only lives and their own destiny", she said. While it's usually about that 26.2 mile journey, for that South Bend woman, it's all about the number 261 and honoring a tradition that started exactly 50 years ago.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:46

Bayern, who were 1-2 down from the home first leg tie, had won 2-1 in Madrid to draw the pairing level at 3-3. But hats off to Real Madrid for advancing to its seventh straight semifinals and Cristiano Ronaldo for his hat-trick. The Portugal captain is already Madrid's leading goalscorer and is also the all-time leading goalscorer in the Champions League with six goals more than Barcelona forward Lionel Messi.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:46

They got two goals from their power play, which converted five of its 15 chances (33.3 percent) in the series. William Karlsson and Boone Jenner scored for the Blue Jackets, but Sergei Bobrovsky stopped just 27 of 32 shots. The Penguins won the game 5-2, and took the series. MINUS The Penguins talked about the need to start Game 5 better than they had started the previous four.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:43

A three-time Pro Bowl pick and a first-team all-pro in 1963, Mason was a solid player. Watson, widely regarded by many draft experts as the second-best quarterback in the draft behind Trubisky, cited winning as the thing that sets him apart - including the thrilling victory over Alabama in the national championship game.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:41

Meanwhile the 2017 Lions' backroom staff includes Saracens' head of performance Phil Morrow, with former player and coach Andy Farrell and ex-skipper Steve Borthwick both assistant to head coach Warren Gatland . Two sides that are very confident in the way that they're playing at the minute. "What was impressive, and when England beat them in 2012, the breakdowns were ferocious", said Warburton.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:36

Their duel heated up in the fourth quarter as Conley had 11 points in the final period, while Leonard scored all 16 of his fourth quarter points in the final 4:06 of the fourth quarter to drag the Spurs back into the game. In the final two frames, the shots from Conley and Leonard felt automatic, nearly like you knew they were going to drop. Marc Gasol's game-winner gives Memphis all the momentum going into Game 5 .

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:36

Left fielder Michael Brantley smashed a solo home run to right field to start the bottom of the ninth inning. In the eighth inning, Cleveland's Yan Gomes hit a single, with Houston's Jose Altuve and Teoscar Hernandez both tried to field.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:34

Still, Saints coach Sean Payton said Tuesday that he envisions a productive role for Peterson , who is coming back from a 2016 meniscal tear that required season-ending knee surgery after only three games. Peterson , 6-1, 220, is a 10-year NFL veteran, who captured the NFL MVP and NFL Offensive Player of the year in 2012, is a four-time Associated Press first-team All-Pro and seven-time Pro Bowl selection.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:28

Former Liverpool defender Carragher has experienced the atmosphere at the national stadium and the Sky Sports expert is eager to see how Joshua handles the massive occasion. I don't think the kid is ready for that-I don't think they've prepared him for that. But I'm only going by that by the slightest of margins because if Wlad did nullify Anthony's attributes and actually can get control and win the fight I wouldn't be surprised.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:28

Well, half of the Patriots did, anyway. The Times - a publication Trump has attacked on numerous occasions - tweeted out a photo on Wednesday comparing the "turnout" the Pats had when they visited Barack Obama's White House in 2015 to Trump's White House this week.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:22

No makeup date was announced . Nola was scheduled to pitch Wednesday. Already, the Phils have needed to tap into that depth, using Zach Eflin to replace injured Clay Buchholz in the rotation. "He said, 'You are scheduled to pitch on Wednesday in Philly.' " Pivetta said. "He calmed down and gained confidence a year ago". He was 3-0 with 24 strikeouts and two walks in 19 innings; Pivetta ranks third in the International League with a 0.95 ERA and second with a 0.737 WHIP.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:20

St. Louis coach Mike Yeo hinted that Stastny could be back in the lineup on Saturday afternoon. ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota had the upper hand on St. Allen's first prolonged playoff experience ended with him getting pulled in Game 6 of a first-round series in 2015 against the Wild. The Wild traded a 2017 first-round pick and a 2018 second-round pick (along with AHL forward Grayson Downing and a conditional fourth-round pick) to the Arizona Coyotes to acquire forwards Martin Hanzal ...

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:09

I don't look at him returning being what he was right before he left. "He's making a lot of progress", Snyder said. "You've got to think, your big toes are the main part of your body to help with balance and explosion and things like that", Hill said.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:06

As the days grow longer, however, the prospects of a successful end to the season appear to be getting brighter. At the Etihad, the Royal Blue's has managed eight wins out of a possible fifteen, only losing once as the hosts. Manchester United's injury list is growing at a worrying rate as the club enter a crucial stage of the season. They sealed much needed three points in the last league tie.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:05

On Sunday, Pune bowlers choked Bangalore and gave their team the first win over their opponents in three tries. McCullum did his best to make up for the reversed call with an impressive 72 off 44 deliveries, but it wasn't enough as the Gujarat Lions fell short by 21 runs.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:05

If you guys only knew what they play through". Marleau, along with Thornton, might have played their final game in a Sharks uniform. Thornton had surgery Monday to fix the injury. Thornton's production fell a bit this season. The Leafs will need to ensure they shut down that top line for the Capitals, and will likely need Frederik Andersson to steal one for them today if they hope to play Tuesday.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:04

The seven-time Pro Bowler and former 2012 league MVP is now the NFL's 16th leading rusher all time (11,747 yards), and holds the 10th most rushing touchdowns (97) in league history. Under Sean Payton, the Saints have always spread the rushing load among several backs, a figure underscored when Ingram carried the ball 205 times last season and Hightower handled it 133 times.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:53

He played in all 82 of Toronto's regular-season games this season, tallying up 36 points (four goals, 32 assists). Toronto trailed 2-0 in the first period, and then 3-1 early in the second before Kadri and Nylander scored 4:07 apart late to tie the score in the final minute of the period.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:49

Williams said she played differently, shutting out fatigue and stress. WATCH: Serena Williams Hits the Beach Following Pregnancy Announcement - See the Pic! . 1 again . "You hear all these stories about people when they're pregnant - they get sick, they get really exhausted, really stressed out". I had to take all that energy and put it in a paper bag and throw it away.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:47

It's well known the Cleveland Browns want to draft a quarterback, but there isn't a quarterback that most consider worthy of being selected with the first overall pick. I believe that Browns coach Hue Jackson likes Watson, and that he will be considered at 12. I'm going six. That's the big thing. This just makes too much sense for it not to happen.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:46

Leading 4-0, the Briton looked in slight of clinching victory but would go onto lose seven of the last eight games to hand control to the Spaniard. Early exits at Australian Open and Indian Wells has not done his confidence any good but the Serb will be motivated to return to form on clay after having a tiresome season on hard courts.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:44

The Canadiens got on the scoreboard late in the second period with a power-play goal. Trailing 3-2 in the third period, the Canadiens pressed hard and finally scored with 18 seconds left , with goalie Carey Price pulled, as Tomas Plekanec redirected a Radulov feed past Henrik Lundqvist to force overtime.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:38

Despite several wild and questionable plays, which includes a sequence where forward James Johnson fouled Deron Williams late in overtime for a four-point play opportunity, the Miami Heat still held on for the victory. "We have to look at it from the Brooklyn Nets franchise and what is best for us, and that's how we're looking into it in a vacuum", Atkinson explained as he and general manager Sean Marks quickly turned their attention to what should be a fascinating offseason.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:30

Earlier this month, French Tennis Federation (FFT) president Bernard Giudicelli had hinted at their reservations to give the 30-year-old player a wild card entry which she would require as her world ranking has nearly disappeared during her absence.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:24

The Portuguese star was narrowly offside two times in extra time as he set Real on course to a 6-3 aggregate victory while Bayern were also left fuming after Arturo Vidal was wrongly given a second yellow card for a clean tackle. Madrid added two more late on, Ronaldo appearing fractionally offside again for their third of the night, leaving Bayern exhausted and angry. With the German side needing to score twice, Ronaldo finished his hat-trick and Asensio also scored as Madrid twice ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:22

But Turris understands victories from here on in will be very hard to come by. Boston seized home-ice advantage from Ottawa by scoring a pair of third-period goals in a 2-1 win in Game 1, but now must regroup after squandering a glittering chance to take command of the series .

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:21

It's normal that people talk about her, she's an enormous champion, but from there to promoting her return to such an extent ... Not for those suspended for doping. You shouldn't roll out the red carpet for her. Maria Sharapova is coming back to tennis after a 15-month doping ban, attracting global media attention yet splitting opinion on the women's tennis Tour.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:13

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) walks past the Chicago Bulls as they huddle during the second quarter of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game in Boston , Tuesday, April 18, 2017. I think he's always had that leadership mentality. Game 3 is in Chicago on Friday night as the Celtics face the possibility of not playing in front of their home fans again this season.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:11

If that was the case, his left leg would have been the one extended toward the throw. The first time it happened, at Fenway Park, it was part of a six-run first inning. Mychal Givens came on after Aquino and threw two ideal innings of relief. Donnie Hart got the first two outs in the ninth before hitting Marco Hernandez , and Darren O'Day closed it and earned his first save.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:03

In the Western Conference, the Houston Rockets got a huge boost from their bench to defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 113-109 and seize a commanding 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook had a triple-double by halftime and finished with 35 points, 14 rebounds and 14 assists. The Indiana Pacers have won 13 of their last 20 home games.