Jack Wilshere, the Arsenal midfielder now on a season-long loan to Bournemouth, offered his view that the players must take their share of responsibility for the club's current problems. The home team almost edged ahead but Cech blocked Ayala's close range header 11 minutes later after first half substitute George Friend headed back into the box.
It is one of those games you will look back on when your career is over. Where the club has come from is remarkable. "That's what everyone is expecting from us anyway, what they expected last season", the 31-year-old Austrian said. Shakespeare has since become Leicester boss until the end of the season after Claudio Ranieri's February sacking and admitted he has gone to Allardyce for advice.
She said she slipped and fell on a pool deck at McDonald's San Jose residence during a party in December 2014, per the AP's report. He faced up to 8 years in prison if convicted. In her lawsuit, the woman contended that after passing out by the pool, she regained consciousness but fell several more times as a result of both the head injury and her alcohol consumption.
While Martinez's dismissal opened the contest up, it can not mask the reality that Bayern are past their prime and the veterans of the 2013 Champions League victory ultimately found themselves outthought, outplayed and outran. We're all a little disappointed because we had a lot of chances in the second half, but we were against a goalkeeper who is a wall. The Bavarians now have it all to do for the return in Madrid next Tuesday.
They won the first quarter in Game 1 of their playoff series at San Antonio . SAN ANTONIO (AP ) - Playing the Memphis Grizzlies in the postseason keeps bringing out the best in the San Antonio Spurs. "It sucks that he is out, it sucks for them they are a wounded animal but still very risky", said Danny Green . Marc Gasol appeared to be on his way to eclipsing his playoff scoring high of 42 points before the roof caved in on the Grizzlies in the third quarter.
He's a special person, special player, and I know that as this playoff series continues Isaiah's going to continue to play well. Isaiah Thomas observes a moment of silence for his sister, Chyna, who died in a vehicle crash Saturday. The only other bright spot on the team that played a lot of minutes was Al Horford . It says a lot about him. Stevens said the team is willing to help Isaiah in any way possible.
It was unlikely that Portland's starting backcourt of Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum were going to be able to carry the Trail Blazers largely by themselves for the entirety of Game One versus the Warriors Sunday afternoon in Oakland . "When they got it going, they're hitting tough shots in the first half, some you've just got to live with, we played great defense", Curry said. The Warriors opened the fourth quarter on a 15-2 run.
I think today if we assess the season I think it's fantastic. "I think the performance was great, not brilliant, very professional and this is a hard place", Pochettino said. "We need to see the scans and then start his recovery". "We were very applied at the back and togetherness is the key in our team because we know we have the talent up front to score".
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits he was scared for his former Borussia Dortmund players after Tuesday night's bomb attack on their coach and believes UEFA seriously underestimated the effect it had on the team. Dortmund's compact stadium, packed with raucous home fans dressed in the team's distinctive black and yellow colors, is usually an intimidating venue for visiting teams, but both sets of supporters were united in their disgust at the attack.
The two teams meet again Monday night for Game 2 of the best-of-seven series. "I thought we lost our composure and got frantic out there", McMillan said of his team's third-quarter meltdown. "I think we're right there on the cusp of doing that". The story of the game may still be LeBron's big night or Kyrie's poor shooting, or both of them struggling in the 4th quarter, but my game ball goes to the bench.
For United, meanwhile, manager Jose Mourinho made a decision to leave Ibrahimovic on the bench with the 35-year-old top scorer having faced Anderlecht in Thursday's Europa League quarter-final first leg. 'I hope only this game, ' he said. David De Gea returns in goal for Sergio Romero, while Marouane Fellaini, Ander Herrera and Ashley Young come are also included, with Michael Carrick and Henrikh Mkhitaryan dropping to the bench.
Alli's strike rate will no doubt slow down with the more appearances he makes but he has given himself a platform to potentially reach the lofty heights of any midfield great in terms of goals. Spurs, now seven points behind, will hope to still be in a position to challenge by the time their home game against Manchester United, chasing an outside chance of making the top four, comes around - it has been switched to Sunday, May 14.
Numerous building blocks are present, and more free agent additions should help. In addition, Chicago does have the third-overall pick in this month's 2017 NFL Draft. San Francisco is said to be "open to the idea of moving down from no. 2" to get additional draft picks . He is the most accurate quarterback in this class, has tremendous poise and pocket skills and ran his offense with total command.
Somebody asked me which result would have kept me a little bit calmer in the last few minutes and I said only 4-0 after 86 minutes! And with West Brom's form starting to tail off - they have lost their last three games - it may actually be Pulis' comments that annoy the supporters more, as they hint at the opposite, that he would rather accept a 1-0 defeat than roll the dice and potentially come out of the game with a heavier loss.
Westbrook is now the owner of the NBA's all-time record with 42 triple-doubles for a single season. In the game against the Denver Nuggets , Westbrook's clutch three-pointer from 40 feet away eliminated the Nuggets from playoff contention.
Hamilton's chief rival Sebastian Vettel is now the sole leader of a championship which has all the ingredients of becoming a classic after claiming his second win from the opening three rounds. A lap later, Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz crashed into Williams' Lance Stroll shortly after leaving the pits. He apologised to the team afterwards for his actions, which he said might have cost him victory.
After going 0-1 with a 6.75 ERA in four exhibition games, Andriese allowed five runs and seven hits in four innings during a no-decision in Tampa Bay's win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday. In a span of four pitches, Matt Holliday had a run-scoring double, Chris Carter had an RBI triple and Starlin Castro hit a two-run homer, with Rays leftfielder Mallex Smith slamming into the bullpen wall on the triple and rightfielder Steven Souza jr .
He has a 1-4 record with a 2.66 ERA in seven career starts against the Mets. Phillies: RHP Clay Buchholz makes his second start for Philadelphia. Eickhoff's last five starts against the Mets have produced a 2.03 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 4.13:1 (33-8) K:BB and just one home runs.
NY was in a tight spot. Flores slammed his batting helmet into his leg while Ozuna flashed a big smile. Miami Marlins pitcher Dan Straily had shut down the mighty New York Mets lineup through 5.1 innings on Sunday afternoon, but wouldn't get the chance to go all nine.
Mourinho pulled off a tactical masterstroke at Old Trafford , deploying Ander Herrera and Matteo Darmian to man-mark Eden Hazard and Pedro and picking Marcus Rashford as a lone striker to exploit the space behind the Chelsea defence. Despite having been barracked with chants of "Judas" during United's 1-0 defeat at Chelsea in the FA Cup last month, Mourinho said victory over his former club carried no special significance.
Teresa Hasay, who swam, hiked and ran regularly, died unexpectedly at 56 on November 4, just days after spending the weekend with her daughter. Jordan now wears her mother's engagement ring on her left hand. Kirui repeatedly tested Rupp in the closing miles, with the American Olympic bronze medalist eventually unable to match the Kenyan's pace. "But I don't care, because I just want to run and run well".
Thrice he has played for the leg-break and was deceived by the wrong "un bowled by Imran Tahir, Rashid Khan and Badree in IPL 10". In the last over, Jasprit Bumrah displayed a good come back as Gujarat Lions scored just 10 runs. Another notable aspect will be the lack of dew which becomes a massive factor during evening matches . The table-toppers of previous year's Indian Premier League, Gujarat Lions , started off with nearly a nightmare in this season after losing both their opening ...
Despite having been barracked with chants of "Judas" during United's 1-0 defeat at Chelsea in the FA Cup last month, Mourinho said victory over his former club carried no special significance. They have to be on the front foot and get everyone in the stadium on the edge of their seat, like they have done for the best part of 20 years. "We did that at Stamford Bridge when we played with 11, with 10 it was more hard and today we controlled".
If you asked me before the game I would have said that was my favourite result because I know how strong West Brom are and how hard they are to play. As reported by the club's official website , Mignolet said: "I think we can use the performance, especially in the second half, against Stoke going forward to show how you have to deal with [difficult circumstances]".
Following the results this weekend Arsenal are back in seventh in the Premier League, three points behind Everton in sixth, although the Gunners do have three games in hand. Sanchez, who is being heavily linked with a move away from Arsenal this summer, scored his side's opener against Steve Agnew's man with a sensational free-kick in the 42nd minute.
Young was as proud of the display as he was to captain United for the first time, saying "every man was fantastic from start to finish" as his side stylishly ended a frustrating run of home draws. "We did that at Stamford Bridge when we played with 11, with 10 it was more hard and today we controlled". As if the pressure wasn't already building substantially, the two clubs face off at Wembley next weekend in the FA Cup semi final, with many pundits suggesting that the victor in the tie would ...
MVP ballots are due to the league office on Friday, so the victor of the projected battle between Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook and Houston's James Harden for that trophy will be decided before the Thunder-Rockets series starts. Dwight Howard and other Atlanta players have a different perspective. "We haven't done that all season, but this is the right time to do it".
Boro responded positively, though, and their equaliser was perfectly executed, Stewart Downing racing down the right flank and delivering a pinpoint cross which Negredo met with a side-foot finish after losing his marker Laurent Koscielny. "We want to have the ball, but sometimes, when a team lacks confidence, a change in system can help them believe in something different". We looked vulnerable at the back, nervous and uncertain in possession and pretty aimless in attack.
Did that shot pay off? A year ago they did not advance as far in the postseason as they would have liked, and they are aiming to correct that this time around. It's just one of those things. The Raptors have never won a Game 1 in the opening round of the playoffs. The Bucks were 22-30 following an embarrassing home loss to the woeful Los Angeles Lakers on February 10, and still licking their wounds after losing forward Jabari Parker to a season-ending ACL injury.
However, they have conceded just 37 goals, the fewest of any Premier League team in the bottom half and two fewer than Arsenal . Playing in an unfamiliar 3-5-2 formation, Arsenal took the lead on 42 minutes when Sanchez curled in a free-kick following a foul on Granit Xhaka by Adam Clayton.
Most sports fans - including fantasy football owners - know White from his years with the Atlanta Falcons. The Falcons drafted White from Alabama-Birmingham in the first round of the 2005 draft. He says: "I wanted to go down there and play for coach [Bill] Belichick". He told ESPN the only team he wanted to play for after being released by the Falcons was the New England Patriots.
However, Utah has a few playoff-tested veterans in guys like Joe Johnson , George Hill and Boris Diaw, who will be relied on to keep the team grounded in hard situations. and the city was buzzing with excitement". Hayward and Johnson scored, keeping the Jazz ahead 94-91. Prediction: Clippers in 7 games . It is not yet known if Gobert will have to miss additional games, but his initial X-rays were negative .
It means that this Saturday's FA Cup semi-final between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur might not just decide who returns to Wembley on May 27 to face either Arsenal or Manchester City, but also the destination of the Premier League title.
Chelsea legend Tommy Langley says that Gary Neville's choice of Man of the Match in the Blues' 2-0 loss at Manchester United shows how the Red Devils looked to play, negatively. "We went to Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup with same tactics, the game was totally controlled with 11 players, only the decision that made us play with 10 men for the second half and 10 minutes in the first half, gave Chelsea a chance to be dominant".
Arsenal's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Hull City at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 11, 2017. He is the best attacking option that Manager Arsene Wenger now has. "The Spanish players like to play for his or her state, and that I believe he'll go as he wants to play for Spain".
Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored the second of the game just a minute after halftime as the Red Devils took full advantage of their numerical advantage. Mourinho told The Guardian : "We need to improve our squad, our football is not bad but we are very far from where I would like us to be".
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 competition. Controversy preceded the goal as replays suggested the midfielder had handled the ball in the build-up, but Herrera protested his innocence. "I think it was nearly ideal", Herrera said.
That goal took the Portuguese into three figures in European competition, 84 of those goals coming in Madrid colours. "They are still a first division team". The Bavarians now have it all to do for the return in Madrid next Tuesday. Real Madrid had a flawless result as an away team against Bayern Munich because they were able to score two away goals and now they will come back to Spain with an advantage.
A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra said since Srinivasan has been held guilty by the apex court for conflict of interest, he can not be allowed to represent the BCCI in the ICC meeting. In fact, the SC was set to nominate Niranjan Shah as BCCI's representative to the ICC, knowing fully well that he is above 70. The bench declared that Srinivasan could not go as there were concerns regarding his integrity.
So Spurs have momentum - but Chelsea still have a four-point lead, which counts for a lot with only six games left. United manager Jose Mourinho has suffered this season against the club where he was a three-time champion, losing 4-0 in the league at Chelsea and also going out of the FA Cup quarter-final at Stamford Bridge.
While running the 2017 race, Switzer took some time to reflect on that highly publicized moment, ending her message with "Have fun". Galen Rupp crossed the line with 2 hours, nine minutes and 58 seconds on clock securing 2nd spot. Marcel Hug won his third straight title on the men's side while Manuela Schar took the title on the women's side. Switzer completed the first 30 kilometers of the race in 3:20:18, on pace for about a 4:41 marathon.
The champions, even with Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final against Atlético Madrid serving as a huge distraction, had initially proved far less obliging than Arsenal had a few days previously. A long throw from Christian Fuchs into the penalty box was met with some static Palace defending and Huth was allowed time and space to head past Wayne Hennessey.
But Sale has come closer than any other to actually clearing it. The inexpicable error cost the Rays extensively, as the Red Sox went on to score three runs that inning, and take a 4-2 lead. When you have that, you get pretty comfortable, pretty quick". None of this is a surprise, of course. This was Sale's 21st 12-strikeout game since the 2012 season - first among all pitchers over that span.
Real will be defending a 2-1 lead from the first leg of the quarter-final, which the Polish hitman missed with the shoulder injury that also kept him out of the German side's 0-0 draw at Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga on Saturday. "We'll see how we will play, if we will change our scheme or not", Zidane said. "We'll not gamble. The first leg is already in the past and we know the difficulties Bayern can create".
Julio Teheran (1-0) gave up five hits, walked four and hit a pair of batters, but allowed just two runs and helped himself at the plate with an RBI hit. Joe Panik singled leading off the seventh. After giving up a home run on his only curveball, R.A. Dickey went back to his knuckleball. He allowed consecutive home runs in the second to Hunter Renfroe and Austin Hedges.
They suffered their first home defeat by West Ham in eight years when Slaven Bilic's side won 2-0 at the Emirates last season. However West Ham have lost their last four matches and have been in free fall down the Premier League. The French striker, who replaced Danny Welbeck, has scored more Premier League goals as a substitute than anyone else this season - five. We have to start winning games.
Plainly put, I think it's nonsense. Most of the press conference was standard questions and canned responses, but it still was great to see and hear Carr talk about his injury, among other things. For the ones that do, I don't really believe that they are true Raider fans. With their new $1.9 billion stadium in Las Vegas not expected to open until 2020, the team might need to find a temporary home in 2019.
If not for John Stones' point blank miss from around five yards in the stoppage time against the Blues in mid-week, Chelsea's lead would have been cut short to just five over Spurs, who had picked up a 3-1 comeback win over Swansea. Every team wants to beat the top of the table. Asked on Saturday how much respect he had for Mourinho's past history at Chelsea , Conte simply feinted past what was an open goal to offer some complimentary soundbites.
The last few weeks of the season Washington was not playing well defensively, but they were unbelievable on offense which led them to win games. He was the only player in the starting lineup who did not have playoff experience, and he was going to be tasked with guarding Atlanta's best player, Paul Millsap.
It wasn't a very tough decision. "I can promise you at some point, I can't tell you when, we'll be contacting his agent to try to make him an offer that will make him a Buc for long term". Originally a No. 7 overall pick by the team in 2014, he's more than lived up to the hype that surrounded him coming out of Texas A&M. He also emphasized that the team is in no rush to make a decision on Martin and could actually wait to make a decision on him after the season begins, when Martin returns ...