The Atletico boss could be seen laughing soon after making the comment but with Morata's future at Real far from certain, Simeone's comments could be construed as a thinly veiled attempt to lure him to Atletico. "We talked a bit about it because he I was sorry for him". This won't be the most outlandish rumor that we get in the weeks approaching the silly season.
Aided by the spell, Pune moved to the second spot on the table with eight wins from 12 games. Today, Tripathi would be expected to repeat his dazzling performance against the Sunrisers. "I need to adapt to the wickets and we are playing in Delhi next, that is one of the better batting wickets in the tournament and I have to adapt to that wicket", he added.
Paul Pogba of Manchester United celebrates scoring his sides first goal with Michael Carrick during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United at Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. Another defender, Daley Sinkgraven, and striker Bertrand Traore are in doubt with injuries . "At the moment, injuries are a big problem and the team is looking more exhausted by the day", he said .
Tony Parker suffered a season-ending quadriceps injury Wednesday night, making the series even more unpredictable. Popovich and his players will have to quickly make an effective gameplan without Parker to advance in the playoffs. The Houston Rockets have won 10 of their last 12 home games. "I have to take my time down there and make them pay". Green buried back-to-back three-pointers that gave the Spurs double-digit leads with less than four minutes remaining.
Allen was St. Louis' best player throughout the day, including 17 in a second period where the Blues were outshot 18-4. "It's about possession", Predators coach Peter Laviolette said . The Predators put together an all-around, stellar performance in Game 2, where they took home a 3-1 win to stay undefeated at home in this postseason.
He's been in net on two occasions where Juventus has fallen just short, losing in the 2003 final to AC Milan and the 2015 final to Barcelona. The Argentina global scored with a first-time finish in each half, the impressive Dani Alves creating both goals to take the sting out of Monaco, who had started strongly.
Scott Brooks didn't disagree with the officials' decision to eject Kelly Oubre Jr. from Game 3 of the Wizards-Celtics series on Thursday, but he certainly understands Oubre's behavior. "We had lost (leads) and then we lost the game", Wizards center Marcin Gortat said. True enough, they did respond with a whopping blowout win. "Whatever bad blood we've had in the season, it's carried over to the playoffs", Thomas said.
Mourinho is expected to rotate his side against Arsenal and Young would have been in-line to replace Antonio Valencia at right-back but the United boss may now have to come up with an alternative plan. It is a good result away and we're in a good position. Berizzo retains belief in his team to get the job done in the second leg, having scored at least once in every away Europa League game this season.
Nike Inc.'s attempt to stage the first sub-two-hour marathon fell just short Saturday, a rare marketing miss for the world's largest sportswear maker. Starting in the early hours in Italy on Saturday morning (or Friday night, for those in North America), Nike's Breaking2 team of three long-distance runners will attempt to break the two-hour barrier.
Justin Schultz scored in a second straight game and Patric Hornqvist picked up his third of the postseason as Pittsburgh took a 3-1 lead in the series. They score the fourth goal and we never did recover off that. Getzlaf had two goals and two assists Wednesday in Game 4, giving him eight points for the series.
Rivera said. They've scored at least five runs in that timeframe while scoring seven or more runs in their last four games. "We've been through this the last couple years". "You're never out of the game in the PCL (Pacific Coast League) - never", Collins said. Sunday: Justin Nicolino (1 start in 2017) vs. Singles by Wilmer Flores , Asdrubal Cabrera , Michael Conforto to go along with doubles by Jose Reyes and the game-tying one by T.J.
Kyle Lowry has collected 18 points. Giannis Antetokounmpo , meanwhile, was held to 14 points on 6-of-19 shooting to go with nine rebounds, four assists, two steals and two blocks, but also committed seven turnovers in the defeat. "Tremendously personally", DeRozan said. It gave Milwaukee a seven-point lead and whipped the crowd into a frenzy. The Raptors fought back to take Game 2 106-100.
Looking to avoid falling into a 0-3 series hole and with the home crowd buzzing from the singing of the national anthems, the Rangers came out aggressive from the start. "I feel good about what we did here at home, and [now we] prepare for our toughest game yet". Kyle Turris finally snapped Lundqvist's shutout streak with less than seven minutes left in regulation, and then the Senators decided to make the game a circus.
Nike's big corporate rival, Adidas, is planning its own sub two-hour marathon attempt but wants to do so in a race setting. In the U.S., Friday, May 5, 11:45 p.m. Slicing roughly three minutes off the marathon world record requires a ideal alignment of human physiology, state-of-the-art equipment and flawless conditions.
Corey Perry scored 6:57 into the second overtime as the Anaheim Ducks completed an improbable comeback to defeat the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 in Game 5 of their second-round playoff series on Friday night. After stoning Rakell in tight, Talbot left a rebound that was corralled by Edmonton center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. Looking to atone for the 6-3 loss on home ice in Game 3, the Oilers came out of the gate flying, putting the Ducks under vast pressure.
Tomorrow they are going to tell us. He swiped the ball away, leapt out of bounds and tossed it backward to save it and then stripped Green on the following possession to set a strong defensive tone. "They might just stay big, or they could go with another little guy". It makes me squirm even thinking about tearing the quad. San Antonio's victory celebration was tempered, however, by an injury to guard Tony Parker .
Valtteri Bottas has managed to win the first Formula 1 Grand Prix of his career, at the 2017 Formula 1 Russian GP. Bottas' win, however, may make life awkward for Mercedes and Hamilton if Ferrari shows favour for Vettel, who has 86 points, with Kimi Raikkonen on 49.
Some will argue top four is up for grabs, but Mourinho's best chance at a Champions League place is to win the Europa League, and Arsenal look long odds for a fourth-place finish right now. I do not make of it a managers' fight. But I can not now play with the same team that played here, and then repeat again on the next Thursday. "All the games are very tight so we just want to focus on our performance".
His suicide came five days after he was acquitted in a 2012 double slaying. - Hernandez was found to have written "John 3:16" on his forehead in ink when responders discovered his body hanged at about 3:03 a.m. "They felt that his suicide had been some sort of religious message", the Department of Correction report said. The entire State Police report is below.
BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 05: Miguel Gonzalez #58 of the Chicago White Sox pitches in the first inning during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 5, 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland. The White Sox opened the ninth with consecutive singles and scored a run off Brad Brach but got no closer. Gardner lined a slider from Hector Rondon for a three-run, ninth-inning drive that lifted NY over the World Series champion Chicago Cubs 3-2 in their series opener ...
For now, Joshua has his hands full with a showdown against wily veteran Wladimir Klitschko in front of 90,000 fans at Wembley Stadium next Saturday. The Englishman added: "I haven't watched the Fury fight much". "I just look at little parts of it, not the whole thing". But he was troubled by Dillian Whyte two years ago in their British heavyweight title fight, when Joshua was stung by a left hand in the second round.
It has been a team effort and Rangers net minder Henrik Lundqvist , who, finally doesn't have to stand on his head and make tough saves talked about how the team has come together to rally back in the series, "I think it's the last couple of games".
Madrid do have a game in hand, however, so Barcelona must root for them to falter down the stretch to have any hope at winning the league. Indeed, Enrique's side failed to register a shot on target in the first period of the game and were toiling in their attacking play for much of the second half.
We want to keep our guys, but we have in effort to try to always be better and help our team, we've got to listen and all that. We went through that process. Teams don't want to give up stuff. They don't want to trade at times like this and it's really hard to navigate through trades with experienced players at draft time.
This will be Wenger's 58th match against Manchester United as Arsenal boss. 'When there is peace, we don't have to have problem. "It is important that I focus on my own team, the performance of my team and forget all the rest". United's fate immediately after Ferguson retired following 26 years as manager has often been portrayed as a warning for what Arsenal could expect when Wenger leaves.
After scoring a hat trick against in the Champions League semifinal against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night, Cristiano Ronaldo has every right to be feeling pretty good about himself. "Today Isco played as a No. 10 and was fantastic". "It's a very good result , of course". They've only got three scheduled La Liga matches left, with the last coming on May 21st as well as a postponed date against Celta to be determined.
Speaking for the first time since his sister, Chyna , died on April 15 in a single-vehicle auto crash, the Boston Celtics star said he is thankful for the support of his teammates. "The pace that he sets for the team, the leadership that he brings, and the way that he plays". It all wasted a supreme effort from Butler, who finished with 33 points and a career-playoff-high nine assists after having zero assists in Game 3.
Washington went 0 for 4 with the man advantage. What the Penguins lost in Crosby's absence was at least partially made up with elevated commitment and desire, not that it had been low on either count. If he's skating Friday, then it's reason for Crosby, the Penguins and tea-leaves readers to reassess. The prized in-season acquisition had been called more derogatory names than most politicians after entering Game 3 with a league-worst minus-eight rating in eight playoff contests.
While the two-time MVP declined to get into specifics whether hell be available for Game 5 at Washington on Saturday, hes keeping his options open. On Thursday, he skated but didn't participate in a full practice. "Having gone through this, I'd like to think I'm pretty aware of my body at this point", he said in answering those concerns. The defenseman, who received a 5-minute major and a game misconduct for the cross-check, insisted it wasnt intentional.
Champions League qualification has always been Jose Mourinho's aim for Manchester United . The signs look favourable for United as Arsene Wenger has only beaten old foe Mourinho once in his career - winning the Community Shield in 2015 - and has never done so in the Premier League (W0 D7 L5).
How?" NEMANJA MATIC owes Slaven Bilic a slap-up meal after West Ham put Chelsea two wins from the title. "He could win it again in a fierce encounter". "If we're not doing well and the results are not good, then maybe Daniel will not be happy and will be exhausted with my face and say, "Go home". They are winless in all 14 matches this season against sides now in the top eight of the table (D4, L10).
Griffin suffered a similar season-ending injury during last year's playoffs as the Clippers were knocked out of the second round by the Portland Trail Blazers. "These are all firsts for this group on some level, and I think the challenge for our guys is just literally, if you can kind of conceptually put what happened before behind you and literally prepare for the next game and whatever adjustments, just be completely focused on that", he said.
Nike has set the stage for (at least one of) its athletes to make history tomorrow - by challenging them to run a marathon in under two hours. Nike is taking the first shot at the mark on Saturday morning at 5:45 a.m. Denis Kimetto's World Record time from the Berlin Marathon in 2014 of 2:02:57 was easily broken, by over two-and-a-half minutes. The controversial Nike Zoom Vaporfly Elite used for the attempt.
The most important thing the Rangers physical play has done to the Senators is render Erik Karlsson ineffective over the two games. Ottawa leads the best-of-seven series 2-0 following Saturday afternoon's 6-5 double overtime win in which Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored four goals, including the game-winner 2:54 into the fifth period.
Kelly Oubre may be getting a call from Vince McMahon after Thursday's game. "I've been hit in the head multiple times by the same person", Oubre told reporters after practice Friday. The Celtics and the Wizards are two physical teams that have had some craziness go on already throughout the season , so it's likely fireworks will go off again Saturday.
The Celtics star says his sister, who died in a auto crash two weeks ago, helped him as he scored 53 points against the Wizards. Game 2 in the best-of-seven series is Thursday night back at Oracle Arena, where it was a night of nostalgia as Golden State honored its 2007 "We Believe" team that ended a 13-year playoff drought and stunned Dallas in the first round.
As part of their quest to rid the United Kingdom of the stigmas attached to mental health, Prince William, his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince Harry have openly discussed their personal battles this week. Harry said his mother's death when he was just a child affected his life in many ways. Many in the field of almost 40,000 stopped for handshakes, high fives and selfies - and gratefully took water from the royals, whose Heads Together organization is the chosen charity of the ...
A civil rights unit will determine if further action will be taken. The Red Sox did not divulge the identity of the initial fan. Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Craig Kimbrel pumps his fist after striking out Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado to end the baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston , Wednesday, May 3, 2017.
Manchester United have won back-to-back Premier League meetings with Swansea, this after losing the previous three all by a 2-1 scoreline. Made his United debut as a substitute for the final 22 minutes in the 4-0 FA Cup win over Wigan Athletic in January.
In the last match at Old Trafford, we shook hands before, and after I met him in the corridor for the press conferences, and we shook hands again. If Mourinho does make wholesale changes, long-term nemesis Arsene Wenger will have no excuse as he chases a first Premier League win over the former Chelsea boss.
Ultimately, Joshua retained his already held IBF title, while winning the vacant WBA and IBO belts. Wladimir Klitschko has expressed his interest in an immediate rematch with Anthony Joshua after suffering a dramatic 11th-round stoppage defeat at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.
Having found their momentum in the business end of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Delhi Daredevils (DD) will be aiming for their third win a row when they face table-toppers Mumbai Indians (MI) at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Saturday. "Looking at how Delhi Daredevils have played the last two games, they look like a complete unit now". While Mumbai Indians have one of the strongest outfits, Delhi Daredevils have some of most exciting Indian cricketers, such as Rishabh Pant and Sanju Samson.
Lawmakers are hopeful they can pass regular spending bills but the process is likely to be complicated by Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare, a desire to rewrite the tax code and a need to find a deal to raise the debt ceiling since the limit is expected to be reached in the fall.
Just a day after baseball fans hurled racial slurs and peanuts at a player in Fenway Park, there was another racial encounter, according to Fox News. "We don't think that's the right way to play baseball". In a second incident Tuesday, a fan was ejected and banned from Fenway Park for life after reportedly directing a racial slur at an African - American fan.
Lloyd says Guardiola and a number of Manchester City's men's players live in the same apartment complex, and she recalled meeting him for the first time . City completed the deal for Jesus with Palmeiras past year, with the forward completing the Campeonato Brasileiro season and winning the league title before arriving in Manchester in January.
David Warner's team is now placed third on the points table with 14 points, having won six of the seven matches they have played. And, there is no doubting that the home team desperately needs a win against Steve Smith-led Pune to stay in the hunt for a slot in the play-offs.
Mourinho said on Wednesday that United will be prioritising the two legs of their Europa League semi-final with Celta Vigo over their trip to the Emirates, live on Sky Sports 1 HD , and could field a weakened side in the Premier League clash.
Edmonton's search continues Sunday in Game 6 at Rogers Place. "We found a way", said Perry. "We did a good job battling back in overtime, got a few good chances, but weren't on top of things". Ducks coach Randy Carlyle said he felt the decision hinged upon Nurse's push. While longtime linemate Corey Perry struggled for most of this season, Getzlaf has been among the game's best players since the All-Star break - even if he doesn't get a wealth of National Hockey League attention playing out ...
The original beef between the two teams - Machado's spikes-high slide into Dustin Pedroia's leg, which has since been deemed unintentional by all involved parties - has escalated over the past two weeks. It hasn't gone the other way, either. Happy Staturday Birdland! The Birds are on the mend, winning two in a row leading up to today's game. In a 2011 Men's Journal article in which Showalter pointedly questioned the extent of Theo Epstein's baseball acumen, he also called out Derek ...
City manager Pep Guardiola - due to finish a season trophyless for the first time in his managerial career - admitted every one of their remaining league games would be like a final. "Marcus (Rashford) gave their defenders lots of problems, they stopped him sometimes with lots of fouls, so for me the spirit was awesome and the first half was really good".