Elated after guiding Kings XI Punjab to a six-wicket victory in their 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) opener against Rising Pune Supergiant, Punjab's new skipper Glenn Maxwell on Saturday said the failure of the past seasons is behind them now.
Now, Westbrook has a chance to surpass that. "To kinda see him glow in that moment, it was pretty special". Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots in front of Memphis Grizzlies guard Andrew Harrison (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 5 , 2017, in Memphis , Tenn.
The victory kept the Blazers ahead of the Denver Nuggets for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference with just two games left. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 37.6 percent from beyond the arc and 74.5 percent from the free throw line.
It tallied numerous reports of hail and high winds and listed eight possible tornadoes - seven in Georgia and one in SC. A large tornado toppled trees and power lines in rural Georgia and almost a half-dozen suspected twisters roughed up other areas of the Southeast on Wednesday as heavy rain and hail fell in spots.
Perhaps the most daunting name at Augusta National was Spieth, who began this Masters with a quadruple-bogey 9 on the 15th hole of the opening round and was 10 shots out of the lead when he trudged off the course on Thursday. He's had his chances in the four majors, too, particularly in 2014 when he was among the top five at all four majors, including a tie for fifth behind victor Bubba Watson at Augusta National.
John Cena has pulled off some killer moves in the ring, but nothing compares to what the WWE star did at WrestleMania 33 . "Somebody when she's down I can pick her up". Cena popped the question just after he and his fiancée defeated The Miz and his wife Maryse in a mixed tag-team match. Cena and Bella were celebrating a win against The Mizz and Marse on Sunday when the WWE superstar got down on one knee and presented his girlfriend with a diamond ring.
The 20-year-old Luck hails from Australia, while Hagestad works as a financial analyst in New York City after playing collegiate golf for USC a few years ago. "I'm proud that I pulled that shot off", he said afterward. Spieth can be a cautious sort and he's always tough to catch with a lead. His position starting Sunday dictates a different style.
Nonetheless, Carrick said: 'You can't give up on anything and results can go amusing ways sometimes. Did we have chances? Yes. "If he was playing on the other side, for sure he wouldn't do it because I was not there to think for him". Everton fell to a 3-1 defeat in the Merseyside derby against Liverpool on Saturday but boss Koeman was satisfied with his side's response despite having to settle for a 1-1 draw at Old Trafford.
Defoe's breakthrough goal against Lithuania capped an excellent all-round display and Southgate said that even relegation to Championship for the player's Sunderland side would not preclude his consiseration for Russian Federation. Defoe's recall for a first cap since November 2013 came after injuries to Harry Kane, Daniel Sturridge and captain Wayne Rooney, and Southgate praised the 34-year-old for his input around a largely youthful squad.
Americans Charley Hoffman, Rickie Fowler, Spain's Sergio Garcia and Belgium's Thomas Pieters lead the field into the weekend on four-under par. I know you can't miss there (left of the green). Before Saturday, his third-round average at Augusta was 75. He's posted 22 top 10s in majors in his career and is probably too good to be another Colin Montgomerie and not win one.
Black said he never sensed the moment getting too big for the 6-foot-4 rookie. Seager and Gonzalez entered the game after Freeland was pulled following the sixth inning. Andrew Toles tied the game at 1 with a two-out homer in the fifth. Colorado's bullpen again came up big as Carlos Estevez and Scott Oberg each threw a scoreless inning before Jake McGee hit 98 miles per hour and struck out the side in the ninth for his first save of the season.
Oklahoma City now trails the Clippers by just two games for the fifth seed. Russell Westbrook is poised to break an National Basketball Association record that has stood for more than a half-century. "You could feel in the building, and you could see that his teammates were not going to let him down tonight", Kidd said. Westbrook wrapped up his triple-double with 9:17 left in the third quarter.
When asked whether an announcement would come from himself or the club, Wenger simply said: "From the club". "I can understand that the subject is of interest, but for me what is of interest is on the pitch". "We are on a hard run, but let's show what we are made of and continue to play with the same focus". "Overall I don't believe [Petr] Cech will be available nor [David] Ospina".
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, drops his putter on the 13th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday , April 8, 2017, in Augusta, Ga . Jordan Spieth, trying to bounce back from his back nine meltdown in the Masters a year ago when he had a five-shot lead in his title defense, carded a 68.
The Carolina Hurricanes today announced that forward Bryan Bickell has been selected by his teammates as the victor of the 2016-17 Steve Chiasson Award. "I thought he did a great job the year doing everything he could to get back and play". Bickell was acquired along with forward Teuvo Teravainen in an offseason trade that sent a pair of draft picks to Chicago, where he won three Stanley Cups, but he became expendable with the Blackhawks needing to clear salary cap space.
And Pochettino believes his team will not take their foot off the gas. It's good for us, we are talking about building a winning mentality. "We played really well". We just have to keep performing. Spurs remain in second-place behind leaders Chelsea, however the gap has now been cut to four points. Dele Alli opened the scoring for the hosts in the 33rd minute, while goals from Eric Dier (39th minute) and Heung-Min Son (44th minute) left the Hornets reeling at the break.
They have however not lost in the league, home or away, in the last 20 matches although 10 of those games have ended in draws. Before, because I saw it, they came here thinking they could win and many times lost to a counter-attack goal. Mourinho, however, has looked at that loss record (rather than anything else) and claimed that it is a sign that teams now fear coming to Old Trafford once again.
Garcia and Fowler shared the second-round lead with Charley Hoffman and Thomas Pieters of Belgium, but they fell back in the third round. "I fought hard. Pieters turned in a record performance as a rookie in Europe's Ryder Cup defeat previous year and is certainly not phased about trying to become the first player to win on their Masters debut since Fuzzy Zoeller in 1979.
He help us a lot to create good build-up". I will decide game by game. City now occupy fourth spot on 61 points, some seven ahead of Arsenal and Manchester United, who sit fifth and sixth respectively. The Portuguese said he was happy in East Yorkshire and with the progress his side had made, but refused to commit himself to the club beyond this season.
Ray Wilkins, knower of things, has posited that Pirlo is being primed for a spot on Chelsea's coaching team under the stewardship of his old Juventus chum, Antonio Conte . This is very unusual, for example: Andrea Pirlo is playing and he wants to continue to play". "It is important to be focused on the present, which is more important than the future".
After Gsellman departed, six relievers combined to allow five runs in the final four innings, removing any chance of a comeback on a night when the Mets' offense could not get much of anything going. "It's nice, because he can do different things", Mattingly said before the game. He changed speeds, he pitched on both sides of the plate. Obviously, we want to be consistent.
Both are required to be no more than about 20 minutes away by either air or ambulance and capable of treating a wide range of injuries, according to the FIA's worldwide sporting code. The weather forecast suggests the threat of similar problems with low cloud striking on Sunday is low, thanks to higher winds. The race is scheduled to get underway at 1400 local time.
It would have been easy to crumble under the pressure - with the figurative Kris Jenkins ghost hanging over the Heels like a cloud - and the actual Kris Jenkins sitting behind their bench. Josh Perkins added 13 points. "As far as crying, no", Meeks said, "but I'm sure I will". And he had like 34 points, 30 rebounds. "I really don't", he told reporters .
Garcia intends to take a better frame of mind into this weekend than his defeated statement reflected five years ago. "I think that I feel like I can actually play golf again, which is great, when I play like that", he said. At the fifth, he three-putted from 40 feet. "They didn't come [Thursday], which was great". He went on to make bogey. "Fortunate enough for me I made a good amount of birdies today, so I counteracted that".
He is hitting.294 with a.980 OPS and two home runs. Royals bats came alive in the eight inning Saturday as they battled the Houston Astros . The under has also cashed in seven of Keuchel's last 10 starts overall and is 4-1 in his last five outings after allowing five runs or more in their previous game.
Despite rather questionable late links to the likes of Liverpool, Pirlo never tasted the Premier League as a player and instead opted to spend his entire career in Italy before ending his Juve contract a year early in order to head to the United States.
The German surprisingly left both on the bench in favour of youngsters Ben Woodburn and Trent Alexander-Arnold but with Liverpool trailing at halftime to a Jonathan Walters header he reverted to Plan B despite fitness worries over both. "Firmino after the last game had a bit of a groin problem and was a bit exhausted, maybe he could have started but we had to leave him out of training for three days, so it was his first session today! That is the only good news".
Asked whether he would make the announcement or if it would come from Arsenal , he replied: "From the club". Martinez kept a clean sheet in the 3-0 home win over West Ham on Wendesday in his first Premier League start since 2014, and will be called on again with Petr Cech and David Ospina sidelined.
Despite taking time to get into their stride at a sun-soaked Etihad Stadium, City all-but wrapped-up the points three minutes after half-time when Sergio Aguero netted the hosts' 100th goal in all competitions this term to put the them 2-0 up.
Los Canaleros were two minutes away from securing a place at the world finals when two late goals shattered their dreams. It was a good finish from Dempsey, but a fairly easy one. "I thought in the second half we did a little bit better ". "We're going to take things one day at a time . Everyone watches film and takes notes on players and are going to do whatever they can to try to frustrate them".
Runs were becoming hard to come by until Ben Stokes (50- 2×4, 3×6) and Manoj Tiwary (40 not out - 3×4, 2×6) knitted together a partnership worth 61 runs to revive the Pune innings. Miller scored 30 not out off 27 balls, studded with 2 sixes and 1 boundary. KXIP appointed Glenn Maxwell as their captain who will surely bring more attacking mindset into Punjab side.
Mourinho sent on Paul Pogba at half-time, and the world's costliest player hit the bar, just as Ander Herrera had done before the break. How many goals from these attacking players? "Not enough. 'I think we deserved a little bit more [from the game], we conceded a goal by a mistake, first we do a mistake by missing Williams header, then the goal came out of nothing, so we need to keep focused, we can not afford these mistakes, ' Ibrahimovic.
Before getting to the Cavs' embarrassing and maddening tendency to give little effort when an opponents' top player or players are sitting, information on Kyrie Irving's left knee, which could jeopardize his chances of playing Sunday in Atlanta.
Age was catching up to him and he couldn't perform at the level he used to. Until fans stop reacting altogether, don't expect WWE to make many changes with the three-time world champion. The streak had ended. Most of the crowd that attends 'Mania travel in from all over the world - each of the 50 states and 62 countries according to WWE - and a good number of them stick around for the following night's show.
By the end, though, the crowd was silenced, as were the Jayhawks, who walked off the court, heads hanging. Bell had eight rebounds. Mason has been an offensive spark plug for Bill Self's team so far this season. Theo Pinson brought the ball down, passed back to Maye. Kansas also has plenty of experience. Dylan Ennis scored 10 points against MI after a poor game against Rhode Island.
He struck out five and walked three. Yonder Alonso continued his solid start to the season by leading the A's with two RBIs on two hits and two runs scored in the win. Yu Darvish makes up half of an extremely formidable top of the starting rotation for the Rangers, but multiple iterations of Oakland A's teams have managed to do some real damage against Darvish in the past.
Michael Jordan and Dennis Rodman during Air Jordan Celebrates 20th Anniversary. Steve Kerr saw Rodman complaining about National Basketball Association players resting: "I got a good kick out of that.Dennis was suspended 15 games a year anyway".
Manchester City will be without the injured Bacary Sagna, but Pablo Zabaleta is back fit and is ready to resume services at right-back, having come on in the second half against Arsenal last weekend but was an unused substitute against Chelsea.
Colombian midfielder James Rodriguez may have just sealed his exit from Real Madrid after he caught on video using the "f" word on manager Zinedine Zidane . "But. we have to fight for it", Barcelona coach Luis Enrique said. Real Madrid host Atletico Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday (today), looking to take a step closer to clinching the La Liga title.
Former world number one Westwood, joint runner-up previous year, made five successive birdies late in his round to soar into contention to win a long-awaited first major. Snead and Tommy Aaron were tied at 3-under 141. Barring a sensational Sunday round, McIlroy still won't have a green jacket. "It's going to be fun; it's going to be a real golf tournament", Fowler said.
Murray and Inglot recovered to level the match at 1-1 and earn GB their first - and only - set of the weekend. France , who haven't won the Davis Cup in 16 years, asserted their dominance immediately on Saturday when Mahut and Benneteau snatched the opening set on a tie-break.
ET Friday, the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center said. At your workplace or school: Keep away from windows if a severe weather warning is issued, damaging winds , large hail, or a tornado is approaching. Numerous severe thunderstorm warnings had already been issued Wednesday morning as of 10 a.m. Supercells are the kinds of storms that produce tornadoes .
Three points at this stage of the season are massive. "It's the Premier League and [the unpredictability is] why it's the best league on earth". It was going to be one of the hardest leagues probably in the last few years. Darren Randolph is the current No.1 at West Ham , having displaced his 30-year-old rival in between the sticks earlier in the campaign, but fans are now requesting another change.
Continuing to hail Hernandez, Mourinho said that "he's a guy that, naturally, when the ball rebounds here or there, boom, goal". "The goalkeeper saves. "He was the only one we had different, so if he got injured then we were going to be in trouble". We are not strong enough because we are not winning, we are not good enough to score the goals that we should.
They clinched as much after cruising to a 2-0 win against the New York Rangers, with a typical goal from Alex Ovechkin's "office" standing as the clincher. "It's a point of pride that we've been consistent". The Rangers are 47-26-6 on the season , although they are just 3-7 across their last 10 games.
A report from earlier on Tuesday claimed Romo would consider returning to the Cowboys if they needed him, likely in the event of a Dak Prescott injury. He finished his career with 33,462 passing yards and 199 touchdowns.His two sons remain involved with the NFL. In spite of his interest to play one more playoff, Dallas Cowboy's four-time Pro Bowler and the legend was officially released by his team.
This versatility could help the Cardinals depending on how the team changes over the next several years. "I have no comment", said Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria, who is in Washington to watch his team. (I don't remember who gets credit for saying Jon Lester is good enough at pitching to cancel out being bad at every other part of baseball but it's not me.) Diaz then on an 0-2 count made solid contact to the opposite side of the infield, which was misplayed (or never saw) by Javier Baez and ...
McIlroy has played just 16 competitive rounds in 2017 after being sidelined for seven weeks with a rib injury, but believes he is more than capable of producing the low score he needs. "We're in a positon now where we", Spieth said, "I think, can go out there and win this thing". He's got a lot of power. William McGirt sits at two under, Olympic gold medallist Justin Rose shares sixth with young Spanish star Jon Rahm , Ryan Moore and Fred Couples at one-under.
Modi said the government and people of the state would show "those people on the other side of Kashmir? - those living in the Pakistan-administered side - how they are being left behind in growth and development". If you look at Jammu and Kashmir there are problems of development, problems of creating job for the youth of Jammu and Kashmir. Project engineers briefed the VVIP's inside the tunnel.
The victory brings Mousasi's winning streak to five straight fights, with his last loss coming in September 2015. He's flipped off four welterweights in a row, to step up to fight Chris Weidman in hopes of a title shot. In the second, however, Mousasi managed to turn things around with an aggressive attack on the feet, hurting Weidman with punches up against the fence and forcing him backward as he charged forward behind his combinations.