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by | April 24, 2017 | 12:34

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. Klopp has spoken recently of the need for Liverpool to "win ugly" - having developed a habit of beating the Premier League's top teams and then slipping up against sides lower down.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:32

Posey left the game and was to be checked on Monday night and into Tuesday, then re-evaluated. Because we saw Joe Panik when he got hit in the head previous year by Matt Moore , not only did he stay in that game, he hit a three-run homer later in that game and then it wasn't until a day or two later that he started to realize something was wrong.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:23

The Jazz, on the other hand, have been without center Rudy Gobert since the opening minute of Game 1, but the talented center could return for the critical Game 4 at Vivint Smart Home Arena. "We let that one slip away", Paul said. If the Jazz are able to come out firing on all cylinders and get the already amped up crowed roaring from the get-go, it's likely going to give the team an incredible amount of momentum that they can use to control the game and play with confidence throughout the ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:13

Some big changes from Toronto mean that there's plenty to unpack from this game, and several key takeaways for us to go over. Kyle Lowry added 18 points for Toronto, which also got 12 each from Powell and Valanciunas and 10 from center Serge Ibaka , who added eight rebounds and three blocked shots.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:10

Radamel Falcao also netted for the home side in a whirlwind start at the Stade Louis II , and Dortmund were left with too much to do to save the tie. Marco Reus rued Borussia Dortmund's slow start after they were eliminated at the quarter-final stage of the Champions League by Monaco . Valere Germain, with his first touch after coming on to replace Mbappe, scored in the 81st minute to restore the three-goal edge.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:07

Cormier used his knowledge from the first fight as the "base" for training for this fight. "Honestly, man, my team was standing with Anthony's team in the back and they spoke to a couple of his coaches, and they said he been working out and not losing weight", Cormier said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:06

The 27-year-old birdied four of his final five holes - including his last three - to grab the lead in SC. "So it would be nice to give myself another chance to try and finally get over that hurdle". "I had to keep my shirt on today", he joked. Kuchar had a 5-under 67 in the final round at Augusta National to finish fourth after starting the day six shots behind.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:04

Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar, son of a Marathi poet and professor, became the talk of the town in Mumbai cricketing circles due to his prodigious talent. Being the highest run-getter for Bombay in 1988-89 season paid for Tendulkar as he was picked up in the Indian side for touring Pakistan in 1989. Mumbai Indians, who have been on a roll after winning six games on the trot, will look to give a ideal gift to Tendulkar by clinching another win.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:00

Los Angeles rallied in the second half without Griffin to take a 2-1 lead over Utah in the Western Conference first-round series, but it came at a huge cost. Hayward played just nine minutes. "One of the biggest adjustments is, we probably won't be able to play through the post so much", guard Chris Paul told reporters.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:57

Mike Perry (10-1) was looking to bounce back in a big way Saturday night after suffering the first loss of his career back in December. "I do everything I've been trained to do", Perry said. Jake Ellenberger probably didn't even see it coming. Perry knew the fight was finished as he stopped himself from throwing another strike as the referee swooped into save Ellenberger from any further punishment.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:43

Mourinho feels Ibrahimovic's age will be a problem and feels for Marcos Rojo, who is starting to get into the form of his life. "The injuries are really big", he told Sky Sports prior to the win over Burnley. "Of course it's important to play in the Champions League but this club wants trophies". "(Bailly) was incredible. If I was Smalling or Jones, I would play Thursday.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:37

And DeAndre Jordan finished an 18 point, 15 rebound double-double. The Los Angeles Clippers turned up the pressure inside yesterday to salvage a split of the first two games of their National Basketball Association playoff series against the Utah Jazz.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:29

His first game in as City boss is on Sunday lunchtime against bitter rivals Aston Villa in a Midlands derby at Villa Park. Redknapp was quick to warn Birmingham fans that he is not the football wizard they need to magic their troubles away.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:26

Almost 47 million voters will decide, under tight security, whether to back a pro-EU centrist newcomer, a scandal-ridden veteran conservative who wants to slash public spending, a far-left eurosceptic admirer of Fidel Castro or appoint France's first woman president, to shut borders and ditch the euro.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:24

They eliminated the Boston Bruins with a dramatic 3-2 overtime victory in Game 6 to clinch the Eastern Conference quarter-final series 4-2 at the TD Garden. "It's nice to be on the other side", he said. Drew Stafford and Patrice Bergeron scored, and Tuukka Rask made 26 saves for the Bruins, who were without center David Krejci because of a lower-body injury sustained in Game 5.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:19

But now it has been decided not to attempt to rush him back for Tuesday's second leg against Bayern in order to give him the best chance of being fit for El Clasico next Sunday. Bayern headed into the game without the injured duo of Robert Lewandowski and Mats Hummels, while Real themselves were without Pepe and Raphael Varane.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:07

The 26-year-old French midfielder saw off the likes of Tottenham striker Harry Kane and Everton's marksman Romelu Lukaku for the prestigious award. Spurs midfielder Dele Alli won the young player prize for the second successive season and Manchester City's Lucy Bronze was named women's player of the year.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:03

All Garcia had to do was to sink the 5-foot birdie, but he missed. They went back to the tee on No. 18 and played it again, with Garcia's drive in the fairway and Rose's in the trees. "At the end of the day, you're going to win - always said, before I won at Merion, you're going to win majors and you're going to lose majors, but you've got to be willing to lose them".

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:54

Then, Michael Jordan will be in his sights, as Jordan scored 5,987 in his career, with only 358 points separating LeBron and MJ. But it's his dominance in the first round of the NBA Playoffs that might be his most undervalued accomplishment since he's been in the league.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:49

Paul wound up scoring 15 points in Game 3's final four minutes and, for good measure, finished the night with 10 assists, seven rebounds and two steals in a masterful all-around performance. Rivers, who is also the Clippers president of basketball operations, said he had not considered what impact the injury might have on the decisions facing Griffin.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:48

Joseph was thought to have missed out due to Gatland's preference for the muscular gainline threat in midfield that has earned Ben Te'o , Robbie Henshaw and Jonathan Davies selection for the 10-fixture tour that culminates in three Tests against the All Blacks.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:36

On April 15, 1947 , Jack Roosevelt Robinson , aka Jackie (pictured above with John Jorgensen, Pee Wee Reese and Ed Stanky at Ebbets Field), and the Brooklyn Dodgers celebrated Opening Day at Ebbets Field. "You know, sometimes we complain about the Internet service", Roberts said. "That was the element I spent the most time on to capture an expression that would be happening in that moment".

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:33

In London, physicists, astronomers, biologists and celebrities gathered for a march past the city's most celebrated research institutions. Other signs featured mathematical formulas in a display of geek humor. But that won't be done, he says, in a way that harms "working families" and says the government is "reducing unnecessary burdens on American workers and American companies, while being mindful that our actions must also protect the environment".

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:29

He said, "You have to live with these decisions although I am in favour of the VAR". "We are not happy about this". Ancelotti called for video refereeing to be introduced, saying: "There should be a referee with more quality in a game like this or put the video referee because there were too many errors".

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:25

Thomas' face lit up when talking about his friend Gerald Green , the veteran who has given Boston an unexpected spark after elevating to a starting role in Boston's new small-ball starting five. Marcus Smart is one of the toughest defenders in basketball, but Jimmy Butler believes it's all an act. The Celtics built the lead to 20 again at 45-25 before going on a 15-6 spurt.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:14

Gordon Hayward led the Jazz with 20, but while Utah repeatedly fought back from double-digit deficits they couldn't get the gap under six points in the fourth quarter. Marcus Smart and Kelly Olynyk scored in double figures off the bench for the C's. And I think he knows that and I know the same about him. The All-Star swingman was buoyed by the feeling that with him leading the way and playoff-tested veterans Rajon Rondo and Dwyane Wade flanking him on each side, the Bulls had a legitimate ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:14

There have been suggestions that United's medical staff will help Ibrahimovic through his recovery period, but the prospect of the Old Trafford club waiting for a veteran striker to return from a serious injury seem remote. That is because Phil Jones and Chris Smalling, who have been sidelined by respective foot and knee problems, have both told by their manager that, were he in their shoes, he would declare himself fit, having seen Eric Bailly play nine successive games.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:09

The Warriors lead the series 2-0. Golden State can sweep with a victory Monday night. Two offseasons ago, Kerr had two separate back surgeries that resulted in spinal fluid leak. I was able to manage the pain and the discomfort over the last year-and-a-half. The Warriors have yet to release a status update on Kevin Durant, who is questionable for the game with a left calf strain.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:03

Casemiro had put the hosts ahead in the 28th and Messi equalised five minutes later after evading two defenders inside the area for his first goal at the Bernabeu since 2014. El Clasico: In today's La Liga title match , Real Madrid faces FC Barcelona at Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid. "Everyone expects a lot of things from El Clasico".

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:03

Madrid - who have a game in hand on Barcelona - also felt they should have had a penalty when Ronaldo was clipped by Samuel Umtiti after only two minutes. Speaking of Asensio, he was one of the best Madrid players for the second game in a row. We got the result we came here for. After referee Alejandro Hernandez gave Ramos his marching orders for a two-footed lunge on Lionel Messi in the 78th minute, the Madrid defender argued with the official for a few moments.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:01

And it's no wonder given a record of 70 goals in 129 appearances for the Blues since joining them in a £28 million deal from Chelsea. "They don't know how to manage a game". "We discuss the magic number of 40, I believe we might want a couple more points, so we will not be going into the final match wanting them". Clean sheets in the Premier League this season.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:43

Wayne Rooney scored on his return to the Manchester United starting line-up as Jose Mourinho's side enjoyed a 2-0 win at Burnley in the Premier League yesterday to close in on the top four and extend their unbeaten league run to 23 games. Defeat leaves Burnley in real danger of being dragged into the relegation picture at the foot of the table in the final weeks of the season, although manager Sean Dyche remained confident.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:18

Kerr, affected by an undisclosed illness, stayed in his hotel room, replaced by lead assistant Mike Brown . He missed the first 43 games of the 2015-16 season due to complications from back surgery. Blazers coach Terry Stotts told reporters on Sunday that Nurkic was tender after the game but did not do further damage. NEED TO KNOW: DeMar DeRozan was an active presence in Game 4 with 33 points and team-highs of nine rebounds and five assists.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:14

If he can stay healthy, Kipnis should be a welcome addition to the Indians lineup. Before the game, manager Terry Francona said Kipnis was available to play without limitations. Then, in the 2016 postseason, where the Indians came within one win of their first World Series Championship since 1948, Kipnis collected 14 hits in 61 at-bats, and seven of those hits went for extra bases (three doubles, four home runs).

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:13

While Gasol's game victor will likely be the play that's remembered, the real excitement stemmed from the battle between Conley and Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard. In Atlanta, the Atlanta Hawks led wire-to-wire en route to a dominating 116-98 victory over Washington, cutting the Wizards lead in the playoff series to 2-1.