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by | April 24, 2017 | 08:57

He saw off competition from Chelsea team-mate Eden Hazard, Tottenham's Harry Kane, the Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United and Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez. "The magic for me, though, is his movement to get into the box without being marked". "The big thing for me, after last season, is I wanted to put my chances away more ".

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:56

Messi's last-gasp goal came with Real, down to 10 men after Sergio Ramos was sent off, going in search of their own victor. Lionel Messi required medical attention in Sunday's 3-2 Clasico win when a first-half clash with Marcelo left the Barcelona superstar bloodied.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:52

Few would have expected that when City went 1-0 up. The City boss congratulated Arsenal for the victory but also hailed the performance of his players as City hit the post twice during the game and Sterling had a goal wrongly ruled out in the first-half.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:49

LeBron James engineered the National Basketball Association playoffs' biggest second-half comeback as the Cleveland Cavaliers overturned a 25-point deficit at half-time to beat the Indiana Pacers 119-114 in Game Three of their series on Thursday.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:44

MacArthur, who had missed 156 straight regular-season games after sustaining a concussion on October 14, 2015, ended it 36 seconds later. This one is a 3 pm start, the second matinee in the series in just over a week, with Ottawa taking the first one 4-3 in OT on home ice after overcoming a 3-1 deficit in the third period, an answer to the opening game loss to the Bruins .

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:41

Ryan and Kyle Turris also scored for the Senators and Craig Anderson made 28 saves. That was the message from the Ottawa Senators as they were forced to make a trip they never really wanted to take in the first place back to Boston on Saturday to face the Bruins on Sunday afternoon at the TD Garden with the club suddenly clinging to a 3-2 series lead in Round 1 of the National Hockey League playoffs.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:35

When asked about his side's display, Guardiola said: 'You can not expect to control the whole game. We gave a strong response. Wenger persisted with an unfamiliar three-man defensive system comprising youngster Rob Holding, Gabriel and Laurent Koscielny and set up his team to deliver an uncharacteristically stubborn performance.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:31

Sunderland played with 10 men for more than 45 minutes after Sebastian Larsson's controversial red card for a challenge on Ander Herrera. 'It seems like the older I get, the more intelligent I get, ' said the Swede. Sunderland have now lost six of their past seven games, with their last win coming at Crystal Palace in February. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has made the first move to heal his strained relationship with England defender Luke Shaw.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:28

This season , he set career highs in points, rebounds, field goal shooting and 3-point shooting since becoming a full-time starter. "It's a great arena", Clippers coach Doc Rivers said of the Jazz's Salt Lake City home court. This was due to the Clippers' bigs dominating the paint. They need their other two stars to step up offensively, as they did get a lot from the short supporting cast.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:19

Simon Mignolet once again turned in a steely performance between the sticks to ensure it stayed that way, denying Matt Phillips with his legs in the final 10 minutes. "Today we could only get to 66 points, so it feels ideal", Klopp said. In added-on time, Liverpool should have made sure of the points after Ben Foster was stranded up-field after coming up for a corner, but Alberto Moreno fired wide from 45 yards when he had teammates either side of him for the pass.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:18

Nadal, 30, will be aiming for a 10th French Open title in Paris next month. He has now amassed 50 clay titles during his career, to take sole ownership of the record on the red dirt with one trophy more than Guillermo Vilas. "It has been an awesome week on one of the most important events on the Tour. Today I won a very important title for me". The 15th-seeded Ramos-Vinolas was a finalist at Monte Carlo for the first time but wasn't able to give Nadal much of a fight.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:17

LeBron James made a 3-pointer with 68 seconds left Sunday and the Cleveland Cavaliers hung on for a 106-102 series-clinching victory at Indiana. ABOUT THE PACERS: Forward Paul George is averaging 32.3 points in the series and his 97 points through the first three games prompted memories of former in scoring star Reggie Miller, who tallied 95 in the first three games of the 1994-95 postseason.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:15

It happened last fall, in the midst of a fast and furious run, when Murray blazed his way through the home stretch of the season to become second-oldest man, at 29, to debut at No. The world number one was in a dominant position in the final set, 4-0 up, before he was worn down by the relentless Spaniard and lost the decider 7-5.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:12

The Times later updated to note that the 2015 picture showed staff as well as players and coaches, whereas the 2017 photo didn't show staff. President Trump on Thursday accused The New York Times of a "big lie" for posting contrasting photos of the New England Patriots' White House Super Bowl celebrations under his presidency and former President Obama .

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:00

She pulled out of her next two scheduled events - Indian Wells and Miami - citing a left knee injury. The co-founder of Reddit and his fiance are expecting their first child, the couple has engaged last December. Williams also recently posted pictures of herself vacationing in Jamaica, where she went ziplining. Ohanian is the latest in a long line of suitors for Serena - she has also dated filmmaker Brett Ratner, basketball player Amar'e Stoudemire, and rapper Common.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:55

Conte rested Hazard and Costa, with Chelsea playing Southampton on Tuesday, but both players were brought on in the second half. Dan Kilpatrick and Liam Twomey discuss the surprise lineups that played a role in Chelsea and Spurs' FA Cup semifinal.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:53

Still, he characterized a funding lapse as "unlikely" and says the White House remains "confident that we're not going to have a shutdown". In a conference call with members Saturday, House Speaker Paul Ryan said legislative language for the MacArthur amendment is being finalized, according to a GOP source on the call.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:52

As for the home side, who have won just three times in the league since the turn of the year, include former United pair Tom Heaton as well as Michael Keane in their starting XI as they aim to repeat the display from the reverse meeting earlier in the season when they left Old Trafford with a point.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:52

Leading off Sunday's slate of games is the Bruins and Senators. Game 5 between the Ottawa Senators and Boston Bruins saw the two teams go to double overtime. It's disappointing, but we've got to move on. Really, we've got this lead and I'd like to think a lot of the pressure is still on them to try to keep it alive.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:46

It is an important match for both teams as they are trying to build momentum on the points table. The latest injury was the third time Lynn had done the same shoulder in the last two years. Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharm has been reprimanded for breaching the Indian Premier League's Code of Conduct. Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav, Trent Boult and Umesh Yadav are likely to be part of the bowling squad.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:39

Now people are better prepared and he makes the difference. It appeared Barcelona would hang on after Real captain Ramos was sent off five minutes later for a ugly double-footed leap into Messi's toes. And those stops became all the more crucial as James grabbed an equaliser with five minutes to play, converting Marcelo's cross with a high finish past Ter Stegen as the home support erupted.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:39

After a 115-111 loss to the Houston Rockets in Game Two of their first round playoff series, some have been questioning the brilliance Westbrook has shown throughout the season. Oklahoma City will try to tie the series in Game 4, which is Sunday at 3:30 pm ET on ABC. " We just hung in there ", Rivers said of the key to the turnaround.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:36

Bayern's Arturo Vidal opened the scoring and missed a penalty before Ronaldo volleyed the equalizer in the 47th minute and scored the victor 13 minutes from time when he was picked out by Marco Asenio and finished calmly. Ronaldo, the four-time world player of the year, volleyed Real level at the Allianz Arena, then reached his milestone by slotting home the victor 13 minutes from time in the first-leg with the return on Tuesday in Madrid.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:35

Estes, who last won in 2002, made four birdies in a consistent opening round. "It's one of those where you step on the property and feel good". In need of a good showing this week is Matt Jones who continues his attempt to get back full PGA TOUR playing rights after losing his card a year ago.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:33

Boston's injury-riddled roster and lack of depth were on display in the loss. Scoring the other Senators goals were Derick Brassard , Chris Wideman and Clarke MacArthur . Notes: Sens D Ben Harpur made his playoff debut, replacing Mark Borowiecki after he suffered a lower-body injury in Game 2. "We still have a long way to go here and a couple more games in Boston ".

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:21

He said: "Something else was seen from us in the second half". In the seventh Minute the pressure by Juve paid off as Dybala scored an absolutely incredible goal , reports TheGuardian . My second was probably more hard than the first one but I hit the ball well and it went in. It happened again for the second time in a row - Barça failed their first game in a knockout stage of the UEFA Champions League just like they did in February when faced Paris Saint Germain in France.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:15

Ahead of their cup debut on Sunday, the True Blues have upped their efforts, training twice this week, and are hoping they can emulate their Scottish heroes, who are seeking cup glory themselves, to cap a season where they have a finished a distant third in the league, with Celtic the runaway leaders.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:11

Angered with Sharapova receiving wild card entries, Agnieszka Radwanska told the local media that she feels the Russian should not receive wild card entries for Grand Slams. "This kind of entry into the tournament [a grand slam] should be available only for players who were dropped in the ranking due to injury, illness or other random accident".

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:09

Eric Gordon: After his first healthy season in what feels like forever, we get to see Eric Gordon play a pivotal role on a team expected to advance in the playoffs. 16. Surely he's hearing how Harden impacted Game 1 where he failed to do so, and how one game into a best-of-7 series, some of the Thunder's own fans have begun writing the team's obituary.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:02

If there was a message mixed in with their outrage, it was about channelling their anger into Saturday's Game 4. Valanciunas, who has started 357 games and come off the bench six times in his career, came into the game when Bucks center Greg Monroe entered.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:00

Game-changing substitute Eden Hazard fired Chelsea ahead before Nemanja Matic thrilled the blue hordes with a thunderbolt that wrapped up a memorable 4-2 semi-final triumph. Spurs were beaten 4-2 by Premier League leaders Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday. "It is true we will feel disappointed if we do not win at the end of the season, but it is important to see where we came from".

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:59

Boston would score 12 straight to lead 75-65 before the third quarter ended with the Celtics ahead 79-70. The Bulls went ahead 65-63 on Robin Lopez's hook shot with 4:35 left in the quarter. "We went back and had a long film session yesterday, had a good session on the floor, another film opportunity today". Butler understandably didn't take kindly to the push and got right in Smart's face to exchange words.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:56

Curry's rainbow 3-pointer pushed Golden State's advantage to 113-106 with 52 seconds remaining. According to Marcus Thompson of The Mercury News , Kerr is expected to miss the remainder of the Warriors first round series against the Blazers - which could come to an end on Monday - but there is no timetable for his exact return because the team and physicians aren't quite sure what is wrong.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:50

Jose Baez, Hernandez's attorney who represented Hernandez in the trial in which the former Pro Bowl tight end was acquitted of a double murder, believes that Hernandez's brain is being held illegally. "This is not amateur hour", Baez said. He says he isn't aware of any staff at the maximum-security prison where Hernandez was serving a life sentence for murder being reprimanded as a result of the death.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:50

In the March game, the Jazz trailed 28-14 after the first quarter, came back to tie the game but eventually lost by 13. J.J. Redick is 1 for 5 from 3-point range, and Jamal Crawford is 1 for 9. "All we did is defend our home court, and that's what we're supposed to do", he said. Also, Derrick Favors shared his 15 points and six rebounds in 32 minutes to his team, Utah Jazz .