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by | May 12, 2017 | 13:14

Wizards reserve Kelly Oubre Jr . was suspended one game, the National Basketball Association announced Saturday, "for charging and making forceful and unwarranted contact" with Celtics center Kelly Olynyk during the second quarter of Washington's 116-89 rout.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:56

I was expecting a comeback call this time, have been performing well and consistently, proving myself in the ongoing IPL season. He is one player who we are looking at for the future. "How many of us still believe that MSD is still the best wicketkeeper in the world? If you speak to Zaheer, there is something or the other that emerges", he said.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:34

We know West Brom are a hard team to play against. That poor season cost Jose Mourinho his job halfway through, but with Conte now at the helm, the sorrows of yesteryear are fading quickly. And it would be a surprise if it didn't happen on Friday, with West Brom having gone six games and nearly two months without a victory in the league.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:19

They didn't in Washington's wins, but with the point guard playing more of a distributor role, other Celtics came alive with the series back in Boston . Four of the five games featured a stretch of 16-0 or greater, including a 26-point burst by Washington in Game 4, and a 16-point stretch for the Celtics in Game 5.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:54

McIlroy regained his composure to roll in the return from double the distance, and his aggressive tactics at the driveable, new 12th hole paid off when he nailed a good 14-foot putt for a three. He felt nerves on the first tee when he was introduced as the Masters champion. He could accept this 71 just because of all that went wrong - the wedge that hit the pin on No.

by | May 12, 2017 | 14:24

However, Celta, who needed two goals to clinch victory, levelled the score in the 85th minute of the match through Facundo Roncaglia to set up a tense final few minutes. However, United then chose to sit and invite Celta onto them for the remainder of the game and, in the 86th minute, the cat was really thrown amongst the pigeons.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:34

Votes on similar resolutions have been delayed for the past three years. "It has already lost the battle of public opinion, we had a good chance to rebuild that and we need to, this is the world we live in - things can not be conducted behind closed doors, everyone wants to know what is going on".

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:54

Thursday night in Arizona, two-time Cy Young Award victor Zack Greinke did something he's never done before in his career: He took a no-hitter into the eighth inning. The Pirates have gone 4-2 in Glasnow's first six starts. Rodney, who often has had to work out of trouble for saves this season, got the first two outs before walking Josh Harrison.

by | May 12, 2017 | 14:20

While speaking ahead of this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona, Formula One driver Fernando Alonso said McLaren has until October to convince him that the team can put forth a competitive auto for the 2018 season.or else he'll start talking with other teams.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:44

Who was on the ice for Fleury's first playoff series, staring him down as they sang the anthem? Washington held a players-only meeting following the Game 2 loss, and hopefully, whatever was said will ignite Washington's offense and give them momentum and push going into Game 3 on Monday.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:38

Game 6 is Thursday in Houston. He was visibly affected by the ankle injury, and head coach Gregg Popovich opted to sit him for the critical final series of regulation and all of overtime. "Even though we only won two, and they won two at their place, we had an opportunity to win those games even though we didn't shoot the ball well or we didn't play great defense".

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:25

That year they went all the way to the Stanley Cup Finals. On Sunday in Game 6, the Anaheim Ducks gave up seven goals. In the conference semifinals, the Caps played the Penguins, whose 104-point performance was second-best in the Eastern Conference.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:38

Sustained late pressure by Celta, playing in its first European semifinal, couldn't produce the winning goal. The captain cut inside onto his left foot, chipping a ball into the box that found John Guidetti but the Swede was once again off target with his effort.

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:59

Arsenal imploded inside 77 seconds at the start of the second half to hand Tottenham a ninth consecutive league win. Manager Mauricio Pochettino's hopes of overhauling Chelsea's four-point lead at the top of the league are fading after the leaders beat Everton 3-0 on Sunday.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:36

These teams include the Browns, Saints, Cardinals, Dolphins, Steelers and Bills. To acquire the 10th overall pick in this year's draft, the Kansas City Chiefs surrendered the 27th and 91st overall picks in this year's draft, and a 1st round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:09

The Spurs officially listed Leonard as questionable for Game 6 , which tips off at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Toyota Center in Houston . "Competitors are competitors. While turning to run up the court late in the third quarter, Leonard came down on the foot of Rockets guard James Harden and turned his ankle in the process.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:43

Brown proposed more funding for schools, county health programs and transportation infrastructure. "In the coming year, I don't think even more spending will be possible", Brown said in a press release. "They weren't sent to Congress just to take orders from that crowd of Donald Trump", Brown said. Brown's initial budget blueprint in January essentially held spending flat to close the deficit in anticipation that revenue will grow more slowly as the USA economic expansion heads toward ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:58

Despite that, he was adamant that his team selection on Sunday was "common sense" given the fixture pile up and injuries - which have added Ashley Young, Luke Shaw, Fosu-Mensah for the rest of the season. Celta have scored in all six of their Europa League away games this season and with United's lead so slender, Mourinho challenged the club's supporters to provide a fitting atmosphere for the occasion.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:06

As Judge Susan Garsh dismissed the 2013 case because of a MA legal rule, known as " abatement ab initio ", many speculated whether Hernandez's fiancée Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez and daughter would be eligible for compensation from the team and the NFL.

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:37

Popovich said Jonathan Simmons will start in place of Leonard. Warriors interim head coach Mike Brown has plenty of time to prepare his squad for the Western Conference Finals, and he knows it. Kawhi injured his left ankle midway through the 3rd quarter when he appeared to roll it while stepping on James Harden's foot. He had a chance at a potential tying three-pointer in the final seconds of OT, but was blocked from behind by Manu Ginobili .

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:45

From that point, the Washington Wizards would take over. In Game 4 , the Wizards trailed early before an absolute masterpiece of a third quarter changed everything - a 26-0 run was the primary catalyst that time . "We can't respond that way". If they know what's good for them, they would do well to finish the best-of-seven affair by the end of the week. Being physical was the plan with Thomas, Wizards guard Bradley Beal said.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:10

Harvey is slated to be a free agent after the 2018 season, and there has already been talk that the Mets will look to move him at the trade deadline. Stanton is up to 20 homers at Citi Field, the most of any visiting player at the ballpark, and has six multi-homer games there.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:10

The Wizards now head home to the Verizon Center for Game 3 on Thursday. That included engaging in a lighthearted news conference before Stevens and Wizards coach Scott Brooks took to the podium for their pregame sessions. That pain persisted on the eve of Boston's second-round pairing with the Washington Wizards , when he flew cross-country to attend her funeral. He missed the middle two games against Portland because of a strained left calf then returned for 20 minutes in Game 4.

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:31

It wasn't how much he scored but it was when he scored and when he gave the San Antonio Spurs a defensive stop that mattered. But he insisted that he's fine and will be ready to go on Thursday. As for Houston , head coach Mike D'Antoni needs to consider expanding his playoff rotation. "I think everybody else picked it up well (without Leonard)", Popovich said.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:32

For example, Sidney Crosby , who did significant damage against the Capitals in Game 1, had too much space and freedom against the Capitals, and he made them pay. That's where your goalie needs to come up with a save, and I just didn't. "It's fun to win". Backstrom's rebound goal 3:44 into the third period cut the Penguins' lead to 4-2, but Malkin tipped a shot by Ian Cole past Grubauer at 5:31 on a play that was called goaltender interference on the ice and reversed on a successful coach's ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:45

While a 20th successive season of Champions League football is dependent on the results of their rivals, Wenger expects the Gunners to do their part by getting nine more points on the board. It was Sanchez's cross that Aaron Ramsey headed back across goal for Giroud to nod in the visitors' second goal in the 83rd minute. Earlier in the first half Dusan Tadic and Manolo Gabbiadini had a golden opportunity to put the Saints into the lead.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:31

According to Pearce, the boss could spend up to £130m, which would be the most of any Liverpool manager in history during one window - even more incredible considering Klopp's current net-spend since taking over is negative. "I don't say we could have challenged but the gap could have been closer". "It's not just about Chelsea ". As Tottenham have shown this season, bringing through a player like Harry Kane or signing a young talent in Dele Alli can produce big rewards and Liverpool ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:39

That is the best goal I've ever scored", Can told Sky Sports . "I didn't think too much, to be honest". It was a special goal but I'm very happy that we got the three points'. If people think we already have the three points against Southampton, for example, then they've not watched them play this season. Two of the three fixtures are at home, with arguably our toughest test out of the games is the match next week against Southampton.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:00

Lowry appeared in 60 games for Toronto during the regular season, but a wrist injury kept him from amassing more playing time . Cleveland leads the series 2-0. That came midway through the third quarter and the Raps would get only one more the rest of the night. "He wanted to. The trainers told him he shouldn't try to go, because he was in so much pain".

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:25

A strangely poor return for such a prolific striker. Gianluigi Buffon says his motivation is to continue proving he belongs at the highest level and wants people to be sad when he eventually ends his playing career. Buffon's low save from Falcao at 1-0 underlined the resistance Monaco faced. Incredible start to the second half. It must feel like an insurmountable task for Kylian Mbappe and Monaco considering Juventus hasn't lost a home match in the Champions League since 2013.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:40

Overtime began without Kawhi Leonard like much of the fourth quarter. The Spurs already were without Tony Parker , who will miss the rest of the playoffs after surgery to fix a ruptured left quadriceps tendon. "Two All-Stars and even Pau (Gasol ), who is 7-foot-something". "As a team , and as a unit, we just didn't have a rhythm and they capitalized on that".

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:35

That group seems to be growing in number and visibility, meaning a potentially tricky balancing act awaits if he does remain in post, but the 54-year-old was hardly in bridge-building mood on the eve of Saturday's clash with Hull. The Tigers would then also end the season on 38 points, with a goal difference of -28 having scored 43 goals. "For me it's clear". "The support we've had at home and away has been wonderful considering how tough it's been at times".

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:31

The fireworks came a day after Boston's Mookie Betts was hit by a pitch from Baltimore's Dylan Bundy. He'll meet the team Friday in Baltimore for his usual workday before the O's decide where to slot him into the rotation. Smith preceded the blast with a two-run double. A double steal. Gutsy starting pitching. Chief Communications Officer Patrick Courtney told CNN the league is gathering the information on fan-behavior practices by its 30 teams "as a first step".

by | May 12, 2017 | 10:56

Chavez Jr. never emerged from the battle that seems to constantly rage in his own head. Alvarez and Triple G will clash in September and announced the middleweight title fight directly after the Mexican cruised to a points victory over Chavez Jr.

by | May 12, 2017 | 10:25

Either the Celtics or Wizards will advance to face the defending NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals with that victor advancing to next month's NBA Finals. Bradley, who typically has shied away from any verbal back and forth, has had moments during his postseason in which he let his feelings be known.