Andy Murray is in action later against Croatia's Borna Coric . "Most things weren't working particularly well", Murray said. "I want to fight again in every match ". Djokovic hasn't made it this deep into any event since winning the title in Doha at the beginning of the year. A finalist in Madrid in 2014, Nishikori is playing in his first tournament since March.
While Brown made an impact this season with his athleticism and high basketball I.Q., the other two could be far removed from their chance to play on an NBA roster. Or instead - will it be a forward in the likes of Josh Jackson or Jayson Tatum? In the first post-lottery mock draft, Daily Knicks takes a look at whom the New York Knicks should be targeting-and who the other options may be.
Celta were knocked out of the Europa League by United last week. Colombia captain James Rodriguez appeared to wave goodbye to the Real Madrid faithful as he was substituted in Sunday's win over Sevilla amid claims that he is set to leave the Bernabeu.
Brown says he was pulling up to the arena next to the San Antonio Spurs' bus and was essentially told to get in line and wait for the bus to pass first. "We'll just lay it out there Game 3 on our home floor". "There's nothing else to do". But the thing that worries me is that he did it again, the exact same thing.
It was a fifth Madrid title for the 30-year-old Spaniard and a 30th career Masters 1000 title, tying Novak Djokovic for the all-time lead. The title is Nadal's fifth in the capital of his homeland and sees him move level with Novak Djokovic on 30 ATP 1000 crowns, a record he could claim outright if he can triumph in Rome next week.
The battle for Champions League berths sees the Gunners three points behind fourth-placed Manchester City, with both having two matches left, and four points behind third-placed Liverpool, who have one game remaining following Sunday's 4-0 victory at West Ham United.
Of course I have in my mind already what I think is going to be the team, but the players can influence decisions with positive or negative performance", the Man United websites quotes Mourinho. "You can not play two big competitions with 15 players". "We have pushed as much as we can and I am glad to be back". I can not put four or five other kids all together in the fire; I can not do that to the kids.
On July 3rd, we have pre-season. The 46-year-old has failed to win the league title only once before in his career - in the 2011/12 season when his Barcelona side finished second in La Liga behind Real Madrid - and before he joined City he won three consecutive Bundesliga titles with Bayern Munich.
His team-mate Valtteri Bottas was second quickest. The Spanish Grand Prix is Alonso's home race, so naturally, he wants to do well here. He said he still did not know what had happened in Sochi when his engine failed on the formation lap.
Have you talked to Kobe Bryant about joining the Lakers? "I'm an L.A. kid". If George makes one, he will be eligible for the designated player extension ahead of his 2018 free agency, giving the Pacers an option to outspend every other team by a significant margin to keep him.
The 30-year-old, who conquered all on the Parisian clay in 2012 and 2014 but whose career was rocked by a 15-month doping ban last year, was widely expected to be fast-tracked into the year's second grand slam tournament. The five-time Grand Slam victor will play the second round against Croatian Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, who defeated Czech Lucie Safarova earlier on Monday.
That made it easier for teams to decide which player was healthy enough to return when first eligible. Now, the league is mulling another change that would give teams the ability to bring two players back from IR. That later date is next week, when the change is expected to be approved. Now, according to Judy Battista of NFL Media , NFL owners reportedly are expected to reduce preseason and regular-season overtime from 15 minutes to 10 minutes in May.
Marley is the grandson of reggae icon Bob Marley. He had 319 tackles, 6½ sacks and four interceptions in 49 games. "I'm just grateful and blessed to have the opportunity and I can't thank the Redskins enough". While his grandpa was about 5-foot, 7-inches, Nico is 5-foot, 8-inches. The team also signed cornerback Tevin Homer and tight end Manassah Garner.
Head coach Mike Sullivan could opt to go 11 forwards and seven defensemen as Daley, who will participate in warm-ups, was paired with Olli Maatta during their morning skate. Everyone knows what we're doing out there. Streit would be getting his first playoff action with Pittsburgh. Phaneuf was not called for a penalty on the hit.
According to several published reports , Hayden was bicycling with friends when he was hit by a auto (shown below on Twitter). The 35-year-old American was riding along the Rimini coastline when the accident happened on Wednesday . Hayden has had a hard start to the 2017 season on the new Fireblade, struggling to finish in the top six so far. Michele Scarponi , the 2011 Giro d'Italia cycling champion, was killed last month after being hit by a van while training close to his home in ...
Sharapova's defeat to Kristina Mladenovic at the Porsche Grand Prix, first tournament back after serving a 15-month doping suspension, meant she was going to rely on the French tennis authorities for a place at Roland Garros - where she's won two titles in 2012 and 2014.
The Mirror claims that the Portuguese boss wants Carrick to continue being part of the team, but is also keen for the former England global to impart wisdom onto the young players coming through. " I never saw in all my career two goalkeepers to be so friendly because it is a position when you always have a little bit of rivalry, especially if you are both the same kind of level ".
A win over Everton will be enough to secure Champions League football if Liverpool lose to Middlesbrough on Sunday, while a draw could still do the trick for Arsene Wenger's side. "When you are brought up in this country, you are brought up to show that every game matters". "One is relegated and one is in the Europa League, so it's the same situation, so you don't want to complain".
The Gunners require either Liverpool or Manchester City to drop points in the final week of the season to stand any chance of sneaking into the Champions League places, but even if they do not make it Wenger insisted that he would take the Europa League seriously should he remain in charge next season.
And although Lyon have been reluctant to part with a player who has scored 127 goals in 274 appearances, Aulas said in a press conference on Tuesday morning that the time could come this summer. " Alexandre Lacazette is allowed to leave". Atletico Madrid are the favourites for the strikers signature, and he could replace Antoine Griezmann who has been heavily linked to Manchester United this summer.
The feeling is something I'll never forget. Zimmer called his parents, who traveled in from California to watch his major league debut against Tampa Bay on Tuesday night. "Once I settled in and packed, I was able to get some sleep". Zimmer revamped his swing last season as he transitioned from Double-A to Triple-A. With Armstrong now heading to Cleveland , the club has elected to designate fellow right-handed relief pitcher Carlos Frias for assignment.
Louis Blues Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Nash. The Predators scored a pair of third-period goals to upend the Ducks, 2-1, in Game 3 of the best-of-seven National Hockey League playoffs series. "He was incredible. He played awesome", Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf said of Gibson. "This is as hard as these guys have pushed all year, and that's why the two teams are going toe-to-toe, and it's one-goal games, because both teams are defending well, both teams are trying to create what they can".
The home side edged into an early lead through Wilfried Zaha , and further goals from Christian Benteke, Luka Milivojevic and Patrick van Aanholt settled the tie, and sent Hull into relegation. The BBC has reported that Silva has been linked to ninth-place Southampton if and when they remove manager Claude Puel, which would leave Hull searching for a boss that understands how to navigate the Championship, notoriously one of the toughest second divisions in the world.
Drury capped the inning with a three-run homer. 'Definitely relieving when he can get up on his own and walk off. Tyler Glasnow (1-3) lasted just 2 1-3 innings, giving up seven runs on seven hits. "It wasn't good, but we will see.". The Arizona Diamondbacks have officially placed catcher Chris Iannetta on their seven-day concussion disabled list, the club announced on Sunday afternoon .
Baylor is facing another Title IX suit regarding allegations against former members of the school's football team. The plaintiff, who filed the lawsuit as "Jane Doe", remembers hearing the players yell, "Grab her phone!" He says the basis of the suit is that there was an environment on campus that encouraged inappropriate activity in the football program that included but was not limited to: "Players arranging for women, alcohol and illegal drugs for parties when recruits were in town; ...
They beat Southampton to lift the League Cup , while they can still book a place in next year's Champions League if they can beat Ajax in the Europa League final in Stockholm on May 24. But we fight for titles and other clubs in the top four, probably they would like to be in our position". "The ones that needed to play 90 mins got to play, we got no injuries".
Chiarelli likes Russell's game but says new contracts for star forwards Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl will be the first boxes to check off. Well, they're further along than in recent years when one of the biggest criticisms of the Edmonton Oilers by some was the National Hockey League team's penchant for drafting forwards first overall when there was a clear need on the blue-line.
Manchester United's "crazy" schedule is taking its toll mentally and physically ahead of the Europa League final, leaving Jose Mourinho facing a fixture pile-up unlike anything he has experienced. "Against Palace two or three more, Southampton two or three more, let's try to arrive in the final in the best position". Matchday revenue slipped 1.7% to £29.3m over the three-month period, "primarily due to playing three fewer home games across all competitions".
Moreover, despite being bad all regular season in the 3v3 overtime format, the Predators have yet to lose an overtime game this postseason, with one of those wins coming against the Chicago Blackhawks in a game where the Predators, down 2-0, scored three unanswered goals to win.
Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg scores past Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson during the first period of Game 1 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals, Friday, May 12, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif. "Overall, we have to start from the get-go", Lindholm said. "But it was a good feeling to see it go in". The Predators certainly had some zip than the Ducks from the beginning, piling up 12 of the first 13 shots of goal.
Conscious that he was a booking away from suspension, Nacho didn't fall for the trap but clenched his fists as he trotted off. Cristiano and Isco were also a yellow card away from receiving a ban. The game started at an inevitably high-tempo and it didn't take long for Los Blancos to break the deadlock - albeit in controversial circumstances.
South Korea's Si Woo Kim produced a nerveless display to become the youngest ever victor of the Players Championship but will soon be set to put his burgeoning career on hold for 21 months for national service. "And never once did he look flustered at all". He wasn't able to join the PGA Tour at that time since he wasn't 18 years old, and had to spend two years on the developmental tour before becoming a member.
I'm sure we are improving, for the next two games and for next season as well. I'm happy it's in our hands to finish third. The Chilean scored in the 72nd and 81st minutes to go within a point of Liverpool and at least put some pressure on their top-four rivals.
You don't deserve anything. This isn't the first time the UFC hasn't reached out to a fighter to relay a change of plans. "'You have to earn your way in this company?'" Tell me how did GSP earn a middleweight title shot. "Think before you run your mouth". "I never said I deserved a title shot", he tweeted today. "Bisping, GSP and the fans wanted it", White wrote. Rockhold was on a five-fight winning streak prior to losing his title to Bisping a year ago - and in fact that unbeaten run ...
Arsenal end their league season at home to Everton on Sunday. Two goals from Alexis Sanchez inside the final 20 minutes saw the Gunners pick up a 2-0 win over Sunderland this evening, leaving them just a point adrift of the top four with one game remaining.
Juan Carlos Restrepo, Rodriguez's stepfather, feels that an exit from the Santiago Bernabeu would be good for the superstar as he feels he needs to be starting matches regularly. The 25-year-old notably waved to the Bernabeu after being substituted during Madrid's 4-1 win over Sevilla last Sunday - their last home game of the season.
A neighbor says the 39-year-old was going about 70 miles per hour when she hit a hill in the road and went airborne. Police say she was holding it in her bra. Kyewalyanga of Waltham, was smoking a cigarette as gas leaked from the damaged vehicle, police wrote. Before the pair was taken to the police department, Rebello-McCarthy told officers she had a bearded dragon lizard with her.Photo courtesy Taunton Police Department.
As Kuyt, now 36, retires, an incredible stat reveals that he has never had any real injury during his entire career - missing just 42 league matches in 19 seasons. Van Geel said of Kuyt: "We are really incredibly grateful to Dirk for what he has meant to Feyenoord over the last two years". "He has added a huge deal with his attitude, professionalism and passion - in the dressing room, on the pitch and beyond".
Terry was an unused substitute at West Brom and has not started in the Premier League since the September 11 draw with Swansea. Conte took over last summer following a bad campaign that saw Chelsea finish 10th in the league, and the Italian took little time to transform a depleted west London outfit.
The decision to cut Franklin hardly comes as a surprise, as the Chargers landed two of the top guards in this year's draft in Forrest Lamp and Dan Feeney . After spending a couple of draft picks on interior offensive linemen, the Chargers have chose to let a much more pricy veteran at the position go. After playing at a high level and missing just one game in his four years with the Broncos, the 29-year-old had underwhelmed in his two years with the Chargers.
Live music outside #Oracle . Patty Mills says there is a simple reason why he does not fear becoming a victim of a "dangerous" close out defensive play in San Antonio's NBA Western Conference Final series against the Golden State Warriors.
Prince Philip has accompanied the Queen on all major foreign tours, including three visits to India. "But despite some occasional bouts of illness in recent years, the royal husband apparently remains in good health". Servants from royal residences across the country have been ordered to London and will be addressed this morning by the Lord Chamberlain , the most senior officer of the Royal Household, as well as Her Majesty's right-hand man, Private Secretary Sir Christopher Geidt.
United's 2-1 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday means they can no longer finish in the top four and leaves the Europa League final in Stockholm on May 24 as their last chance of securing Champions League qualification. - Reuters picMANCHESTER, May 16 ― Juan Mata believes it is imperative Manchester United win their final two Premier League games to make sure they are in peak condition for their Europa League final against Ajax.
I think it helped put the goalkeeper off, because he took a step to his left and that opened up the space for Marcus to score. Alvarez then thwarted Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jesse Lingard in one-on-one situations in quick succession before the break as United midfielder Paul Pogba's influence began to grow.
Ottawa Sun reporter Don Brennan wrote a piece on how the Sens started strong in Game 4, but then fell completely apart . "We had two good chances today and we were able to bear down". "There's no surprise to his game", Vigneault said of Glass. "I think when you're playing (on the road) nothing should change". Two away defeats is not a death sentence.
Fabregas urged Chelsea to wrap up the Premier League title on Friday with a win over West Bromwich Albion. "Also, we must know to play against West Brom is not easy". We must focus and prepare well for this game. " West Brom are strong and we have a lot of respect for them". Matic scored the third goal in the match, and this was also a special moment for him.
Manchester United are reportedly the frontrunners to sign Michael Keane, just two years after selling him to Burnley . MICHAEL KEANE is on the verge of completing a £100,000-a-week return to Old Trafford from Burnley , according to reports.
The Celtics trailed 55-53 going into the break, getting 12 points and six assists from Isaiah Thomas, as well as 12 points from Kelly Olynyk. Beal led the Wizards , who have not reached the conference finals since 1979, with 38 points, 18 in the final 16:06.
Such has been their impressive pursuit of Chelsea that Mauricio Pochettino's side arrived at the London Stadium looking for a 10th straight Premier League win. Maybe we deserved to score another goal to be fair. "We started the second half a little bit sloppy and we conceded a lot of space to them". It was a great team display in terms of character, determination, thinking about what each individual had to do.
Floyd was released by the Arizona Cardinals last season following a DUI arrest in which he was found passed out behind the wheel at a Scottsdale intersection. Floyd said he has been training this offseason in addition to "taking responsibility and paying the consequences for my mistake". "Time to go to work".