It wasn't the performance Dortmund wanted, but you can't blame the team after the insane 24 hours it has just experienced, which saw its bus attacked and defender Marc Bartra injured. "I hope that football will be focus again tomorrow". "We are people who have families, who have kids in the house". Lange said police assumed the team bus was deliberately targeted in the attack as it left the team hotel on the way to the stadium.
Marcell Ozuna led off with a single and almost scored the winning run on a Miguel Rojas double; but he was gunned down at the plate on a perfectly executed relay throw from Cabrera. After a fluke first career hit on Wednesday, J.T. Riddle showed that he can hang with big league pitchers yesterday afternoon as he crushed a walk-off , two run homer to give Miami the four game series win over the Mets .
Batting first, Gujarat put together 176/4 in the 20 overs with Brendon McCullum top scoring with 64 runs. Just like the Lions' innings, Mumbai also lost an early wicket with Parthiv Patel's stay at the crease ending cheaply. The match in a tweet: Missing kit bag results in missing Gujarat Lions as they succumb to Mumbai top-order blast with Rohit finally reaching double figures.
Gobert banged knees with Clippers forward Luc Mbah a Moute . Utah center Rudy Gobert has been diagnosed with a left knee hyperextension and bone contusion after his collision 17 seconds into the Jazz's playoff opener against the Los Angeles Clippers.
With Malcolm Brogdon stealing the point guard show in Milwaukee , many forget about Dellavedova. CLEVELAND (AP) - Their regular-season issues followed the Cavaliers into the playoffs. After dropping their last four and going 10-14 since March 1, the Cavs entered the postseason appearing very vulnerable. "Hell, no", he snapped. They are a good young team.
After a scoreless first, Kassian scored short-handed 42 seconds into the second, going short side on Sharks' goalie Martin Jones low on a breakaway to give Edmonton a 1-0 lead. McDavid said the Oilers were able to settle down after first-game jitters. "This isn't the first team that's tried to be physical on key guys". It's been a Jekkyl and Hyde performance, perhaps best exemplified by the following two graphs from hockeystats.ca illustrating 5v5 shot attempts in each game.
The supporters were caught on camera throwing jeers at Arsene Wenger's side as they boarded the team bus after the Selhurst Park disaster. "I don't know what to say, we are buzzing", he told Sky Sports after the game. Asked if doubts over his own future beyond this season were affecting his players, who have now conceded three goals in each of their last four Premier League away games, Wenger added: "No, I don't think so".
Marc Gasol had 32 points, while Mike Conley was the only other Memphis starter to score in double figures with 13. The Grizzlies made their first five shots and jumped out to 13 point lead in the first quarter. "I think he turned it up a notch, did a great job of being into guys, pressuring them, making them do something different, making his presence felt. MVP!" Leonard scored 15 points in the third quarter as the Spurs built a 20-point lead.
Ms Switzer's determination to finish the race won her plaudits and paved the way to equality for women in running. In the years that have passed since her first Boston Marathon, that original Bib number that Semple was unable to tear away has come to stand for quite a lot.
Whoever did this has obviously no idea what they are doing". The IOC and the IIHF had agreed to ensure payment of transportation and insurance for the players after having initially refused, in an effort to reach an agreement. The most exciting, meaningful global hockey tournament of a generation will go back to being made up of "B" teams, while the best players in the world skate in the NHL.
They regrouped and got rewarded with a tie score. "They did a good job of keeping pucks in tonight and that's where we got hurt". Jake Allen , who stopped 74 of 76 Wild shots in the first two games on the road, made 40 saves, including 19 in the third period, as the Blues once again stymied the high-scoring Minnesota offense that finished second in the National Hockey League in the regular season with 266 goals.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte accepts responsibility for his side's 2-0 loss against Manchester United on Sunday night. But in a pointed reference to Chelsea's struggles last season under Jose Mourinho, now the United manager, he said his team's quest for the title deserved to be considered a "miracle".
Saturday's Easter egg hunt at Kennedy Park was the third egg hunt that 6-year-old Rio Tipton has participated in this year, so he came prepared with a plan. Dilky Abayarathna, 5, found seven eggs and said her favourite part of the day was "eating chocolate". "We want them to be kids and have fun like everybody else", said Carolyn Baker, the center's development director.
Kiplagat opened up a big lead heading into the dreaded Newton hills, and won in an official 2 hours, 21 minutes, 52 seconds. The first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon is set to mark five decades since her achievement by running it again - at the age of 70.
You might be tracking some of your Triad friends in today's Boston Marathon. She would like to make it two. Switzer said she did not try to hide the fact she was a woman. She won the Abbott World Marathon Majors Series in 2013-14. He also said it would be wrong to enter without registering. "I filled in my (Amateur Athletics Union) number, plunked down $3 cash as entry fee, signed as I always sign my name, 'K.V.
There was Patrick Beverley , the right side of his face on the Toyota Center floor and his eyes closed. But he got back up, which has always been at the heart of the Beverley plan. Westbrook shares some of those fire-breathing, snarl-in-your-face characteristics, and when you pit those similarities together, you get sparks. "He played a very, very good game", Donavan said.
Weighing in at over 700 pounds, the statue will be secured with a steel rod and is said to have three quotes chosen by Robinson's family. It stands in the left field reserve plaza, where there are views of downtown Los Angeles in one direction and Elysian Park in the other.
But Chelsea does have a more favourable run-in than Tottenham. But unusual things can happen when the pressure reaches it's greatest intensity and there was certainly something odd about Chelsea at Old Trafford yesterday. "Chelsea didn't turn up and where was Conte?" he said to Sky Sports . Last season Chelsea had no pressure in 10th place and you play calm, you are happy.
It was the north London club's fourth straight away defeat where they have conceded three goals on every occasion. Long-serving manager Arsene Wenger was singled out for abuse, with an increasing number of fans calling for the Frenchman to call time on his tenure.
However, Monday's race will be Switzer's first marathon since 2011, as well as her first time participating in the Boston Marathon since 1976. "If you ran the distance in practice, I'd be the first to take you to Boston ". On Letsrun.com , "Meb revelaed ... that he sprained his ankle on a long run in early March, two weeks before his race at the NYC Half [Marathon]".
The Boston Marathon first allowed women to race officially in 1972. So much so that Jock Semple, the codirector of the Boston Marathon , tried to rip Kathrine's number off her back and forcibly push her out of the race while she was running-an incident that was caught on camera.
Spurs now take a brief break from Premier League action by locking horns with Chelsea in an FA Cup semi-final tie next weekend, while their next game in the top flight comes on Wednesday 26th April, when Crystal Palace welcome Tottenham to Selhurst Park.
MONTREAL - Alexander Radulov scored at 18:34 of overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a victory over the New York Rangers in Game 2 of the first-round series. "It's 3-2 and we've got lots of time. They stick around and wait for their opportunities to pounce, and they took advantage of it". Joel Edmundson had the first goal after winning Game 1 in overtime, Allen made 23 saves, and Yeo devised another shrewd plan for his former team as the Wild had their shots on goal cut in half after an ...
Athletic trainer Dave Groeschner sprinted toward the plate and manager Bruce Bochy was right behind. On Tuesday, general manager Bobby Evans said Posey was experiencing concussion symptoms, although he did not appear to lose consciousness during Monday's game, according to ESPN.
With runners on first and second and one out in the fourth, Rothschild visited Pineda on the mound before he faced the right-handed hitting Derek Norris . It won't be easy, as he is 1-3 for his career against the Rays at Tropicana Field, with a 4.78 ERA. Cobb, meanwhile, made his first April start in three years.
The top two meet at Wembley in the FA Cup semifinals next weekend in what now looks a significant test of Chelsea's mettle. The Manchester United manager said his side's 2-0 win over his old club Chelsea was, of course, "special". We are lucky to have the pressure. United was playing between two games against Anderlecht in the Europa League quarterfinals, with many pundits suggesting Mourinho's focus had switched to earning Champions League qualification through winning the European ...
The game started off with a bang as the Blue Jackets got off to a quick 1-0 lead 11 seconds into the game as Cam Atkinson got a goal and then they were up 3-1 at the end of the period. Louis for Game 4. "We need to play better defense and play on the same page". I'm going to side with the over in this contest. Just a few minutes after Edmundson's long-distance one-timer, Marco Scandella's uncontested wrist shot banged off the crossbar and went straight up.
The race also marked the return of a marathon legend. "I was afraid, because you know, if you miss water it can affect you". Keflezighi, whose emotional victory the year after the finish line bombings was the first for an American man in three decades, says he is running Boston for the last time.
Madrid also has a match in hand. Messi added an assist as Barcelona saw off a risky Real Sociedad side 3-2 at Camp Nou, with the defending champions struggling to end a run of defeats at Malaga in the league and Juventus in the Champions League.
Buster Posey was doing well on Monday night after being struck in the helmet by a 94 miles per hour fastball from Arizona Diamondbacks starter Taijuan Walker. Posey was taken out of the game after being hit. Athletic trainer Dave Groeschner sprinted toward the plate and manager Bruce Bochy was right behind.
For Pune, Rahul Tripathi (31) and Ajinkya Rahane (30) provided a 63-run opening stand and a 58-run third-wicket stand between captain Steven Smith (27) and Mahendra Singh Dhoni (28) led to expectations that they would score around 175. On Ben Stokes and Shardul Thakur, Tiwary said both bowled exceptionally well because it is not easy to bowl to Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers and others.
Palace winger Zaha is said to be among his targets following an outstanding season for Sam Allardyce's men, and he will battle with Tottenham for the player's signature. And to help us on the way to a great win. "That wasn't us tonight". Wenger continued: "We played with a desire to win the game with an offensive team".
Mousa Dembele, Son Heung-min, Harry Kane and Vincent Janssen all bagged for Tottenham as they increased pressure on the table-toppers. Chelsea have been beaten twice in four games and Tottenham will be hopeful a crisis in confidence can play into their hands at Wembley this weekend.
Henry had been set to help coach Arsenal's under-18 side this season but had to leave that role after Wenger decided he couldn't combine it with his job as a Sky Sports pundit. "I concur that for some time he wasn't the Hector Bellerin we'd seen at the start of season". "I think (he has been feeling the ankle) for a while".
The Chicago Bulls barely made the playoffs, but they're in and are sneaky risky given their top heavy talent and playoff experience. Speaking earlier of going against his former teammate, Bradley said, "It's going to be cool". This will only help them, probably. "Especially what he's done this year for that team". But the Grizzlies are no easy out. He may be the third best shooting guard in National Basketball Association history, but Wade's 18 points on 43 percent shooting showed clear ...
The Leafs were trailing 3-2 in the third period, but scored three goals in the final 5:30 minutes to win this contest. Kapanen pulled the Leafs back even about 10 minutes later with his first National Hockey League goal and point, depositing a nifty pass from Matt Hunwick.
We'll see, but for now I'm under contract until 2020. The former Lille attacker is a strong contender to be the Premier League's player of the year after regaining his best form in boss Antonio Conte's first season. Recently Chelsea have been linked with their own move for Madrid striker Alvaro Morata, and should Hazard eventually decide that he wants to move on the Blues would have a big bargaining chip up their sleeve.
The MLS All-Star Game has featured a foreign team every year since 2005, with Real playing in it for the first time. "If we're going to have this event, you want to make it worthwhile for everybody". They've also won 11 UEFA Champions League titles, a record, and are widely considered to be one of the best European teams in the history of soccer.
The Eagles were 2-0 down to the Premier League champions shortly after the interval, but goals from Yohan Cabaye and Benteke secured a precious point. "We've proved over the last 18 months that we're more than capable of that". It's a big chance for us and it's a massive stage and I'm sure it's going to be one of those games you wish you could play in when your career is over.
With the Bulls fighting the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers for the final two Eastern Conference playoff spots, they clearly stand to benefit from the Nets not even pretending to care about this last game of the season. There are scenarios where the Heat, Bulls and Pacers all could be No. 7 or No. 8. This 2004 Heat team is regarded as one of the most fun in franchise history, and watching Wade come up big in his first appearance on the big stage just felt like the first fun moment of many great ...
Garcia had a marvelous ball-striking day, missing only three fairways and three greens, and playing a bogey-free second nine for the second time this week. "This is by far the best I've felt in a major", said the 2015 Players champion who finished among the top-five in all four majors in 2014. He didn't do anything special except to birdie all the par 5s to offset a few miscues in his round of 71.
And he characterized the Trail Blazers with the deference appropriate to a postseason foe. The game didn't have playoff implications, but New Orleans coach Alvin Gentry liked what he saw as the Pelicans ended the season on a winning note Wednesday night at Moda Center.
DeLaet is seeking his first tour win and knows it will take a mental effort to keep him straight. "That really gets in the way of playing well, to be honest with you", said Dufner, the 2013 PGA Championship victor, "so I think I maybe learned a little bit from the champion last week, where he kind of lowered his expectations and got out of his way, so to speak, and let his talent and his game plan take it from there".
Milan Lucic pumped a mid-range shot past Martin Jones, and the Oilers were up 2-0 after two. Best of all, the Sharks came back without Thornton. His seven shutouts put him right up there with the best in the National Hockey League, proving that he wasn't just making the saves he needed to, but also stealing the occasional game himself.
Cormier likes to drag the bout out and Johnson goes for the knock out. UFC 210 still saw some of the promotions newest talent step up. As the clock ticked closer to the 11 a.m. On the other hand, Cormier took a disputed split decision win over Alexander Gustafsson and dominated an old and undersized Anderson Silva who had no business being in the octagon with him.
Kiplagat opened up a big lead heading into the dreaded Newton hills, and won in an official 2 hours, 21 minutes, 52 seconds. And in the men's race, 26-year-old Suguru Osako of Japan - also competing in his first marathon - placed third with 2:10:28.
A raucous atmosphere and a performance of relentless intensity saw Leicester turn a 2-1 deficit against Sevilla into a 3-2 aggregate win in the previous round and left-back Christian Fuchs is relishing trying to make life hard for another LaLiga opponent.
And yet, Walcott continues to be a maligned figure among the fan-base. "You could see it was slowly starting to come". He added: " Goals always breed confidence in players but Mesut is a fantastic player ". "We know we are going to score goals so if we get that clean sheet, we will win games". "In my eyes, it's the biggest game we've had for a long time".
They didn't win their post-season opener as much as survive it. NOTES: Game 1 against the Pacers was the 200th playoff contest of Cavaliers F LeBron James' illustrious career. Marc Gasol did his best, hitting three three-pointers and scoring 32 points, but the Grizzles were simply undermanned. ABOUT THE GRIZZLIES: The biggest thing the Spurs did to disrupt Memphis was getting point guard Mike Conley out of his rhythm, and the team leader managed just 13 points on 5-of-14 shooting.
It's a tendency the Cavaliers carried into the postseason, no matter how much they'd like to swear it off. James, who didn't take a shot until the 2:33 mark of the first quarter, was exceptional in finishing with 32 points, six rebounds, 13 assists and three steals.