Reinvigorated after the restart he managed to force a decider despite throwing away a set point and handing back the break advantage he held in the following game, but Paire struck an early blow by moving 2-0 up in the decider. Ironically, his opponent here, Lopez, first featured at the Madrid Open 16 years ago against the American and the Spanish spectactors in attendance were certainly behind the 35-year-old from the get-go.
Leonard told reporters that he is still questionable to play on his left ankle, but that he did not practice Friday. "You hope that [Leonard] is ready and that he can help us", Ginobili said . Don't miss a thing. "The suit claims the injury to Kawhi Leonard has had an impact on the fans, community, season-ticket holders and those whose businesses promote the Silver and Black".
Austin Bibens-Dierkx came on and settled things down, pitching 4 2/3 innings and allowing no runs and one hit in his second Major League Baseball appearance. "Three pitches I left up in the zone, and two of them they hit out of the park and it cost me today". Hicks gives the Tigers another bat to use off the bench, and another catcher or first baseman, should they need it.
All times will be erased for Sunday's nine-car pole shootout. Alonso's average speed for his four-lap qualifying run on the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway was 230.034mph. I told him 'Well, you got one of the numbers right, ' trying to stay positive. I knew some of the names, and the teams, but basically it's all new information for me.
Crystal Palace's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game. Allardyce will be wanting to keep his best players at the club next season, whilst also adding to his squad, in the hopes of avoiding another campaign of trying to avoid relegation from the Premier League.
Alexis Sanchez went on to give Arsenal the lead on the hour mark, losing two defenders before finding the net. With three games left in the season against Stoke City, Sunderland and Everton, Arsenal only need two wins to hit 72 points, but may need to get at least seven points if they are to finish in the top-four.
He said: "I wanted to get one or two goals at least and take it to the final game". The in-form Tottenham striker, who has missed his country's last six games through injury, has not netted for England since a match against Turkey on May 22 past year.
Paul Pogba will not be back for Manchester United's Premier League contest against Southampton on Wednesday, but Jose Mourinho will resist the temptation to play the "kids". Mourinho added: "I can not go to Man City or Arsenal and put out five kids at the same time altogether". I go always until the end of the competitions.
Fisher left Game 4 in the third period with an undisclosed injury. He shared the club scoring lead with Arvidsson in the regular season, posting 61 points. Murray made a strong stop on Mike Hoffman less than two minutes into the game and denied Viktor Stalberg on a pair of follow-up opportunities. He tried backhanding the puck back around the right wing boards.
Ajax entered the competition after being knocked out in the Champions League qualification stages by FC Rostov, but Mourinho thinks there should be no second chances in Europe. "Fellaini, on top of his experience, he says it's not a tear", Mourinho told the club's website. Before Sam Allardyce took over the reigns from Alan Pardew, Crystal Palace were in all sorts of problems and in danger of getting relegated, but Big Sam pulled off another grand escape and eventually kept the Eagles in ...
The 72-31 lead surpassed the 40-point margin held by the Detroit Pistons over the Washington Bullets on April 26, 1987. The Celtics had no answer to James, who amassed 22 in the first half, driving when the lanes were open and dropping jump shots when they were not.
Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has said there will be changes at the club next season. Thus, here are TWO Spurs stars City must try and land this summer... Nevertheless, the Spanish tactician will be looking for players that fit his style of play and system, as that hasn't always been the case this season which in turn has led to a disappointing level of inconsistency.
Nashville already won Game 1 of this series at Honda Center after winning three times in Anaheim during the first round last spring. Changing assignments: The Ducks' more efficient offense early in the game was facilitated in part by Ryan Kesler no longer being required to shadow Nashville's leading playoff scorer, Ryan Johansen.
Instead, Aspas was given a second yellow (his first was for protesting a Raphael Varane handball) and sent off. The Galicians' gung-ho tactics were leaving gaps at the back, and Madrid's Karim Benzema had a penalty claim as the game neared the break.
With the Premier League title and relegation already decided, there is only Champions League qualification to play for in the final weekend's matches. In contrast, Boro have lost five of their last six top-flight away trips on the final day (D1), although they did record a final day victory on Merseyside in the 1999-00 season, beating Everton 2-0.
Classic Empire finished fourth in the Derby, but it was a creditable performance after a rough start, and he should do better Saturday. Cloud Computing, a 13-1 betting choice, crossed the finish line just a head in front of Classic Empire, the second-place horse.
The Russian finally got herself onto the scoreboard as she put in some consistent serves, holding her serve to prevent Halep from running away with the set. It was her fourth retirement of the season after Miami, Brisbane and Dubai. There was some fight from Bertens as she saved five set points in the opener - albeit with a slice of luck as the umpire and line judges noticed a wide first serve too late as she was trying to keep Halep at bay.
Enjoy your achievement. We had a path, a very hard path, this season so it's important to enjoy the win with the players , the club and the fans". Conte must on Sunday balance sentiment with targets. "When you are at the end of your career, it's not easy to put yourself to one side and think first about your team, but he has done this. John has all these characteristics".
Craig Burley and Mark Donaldson predict how this year's top six will fare in the Premier League next season. Manager Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United have evolved enough to challenge for the Premier League title next season. They showed me they want to be an option for the final". "I know some people like to lie". Ibrahimovic's season was ended in the second leg of the quarter-final win over Anderlecht last month when he sustained knee ligament damage which required surgery in ...
Republic of Ireland U21 goalkeeper Kieran O'Hara will get his first taste of the big time as Jose Mourinho gives youth its fling against Crystal Palace , after the 21-year-old was named in a much-changed Red Devils panel. But when asked if the young players were ready, Mourinho said: "All together? No". Like United, Ajax have also played 14 games in this competition so will be able to sympathise with the gruelling route to Stockholm that Mourinho has often referenced.
Guardiola remains a huge fan of the Germany worldwide, who can play in holding midfield, in the centre of defence or at full-back - a position City need to strengthen. "I'm not happy with the season I've had", he said . "It's not just conceivable, but also my own objective, to stay at Bayern for longer - on the proviso that I play".
To stand any chance of stealing Game 3 at home and making at least one of the Conference Finals series somewhat interesting, the Spurs will need more contributions from players like LaMarcus Aldridge and Patty Mills to compete with the Warriors' high-flying offense.
Still winless on the season, Sanchez will carry a 3.33 ERA and 1.27 WHIP into Friday's matchup against the Rangers. May. But he settled down to pitch six innings and allow three runs on five hits for his first quality start. "As you're around him, you really have an appreciation for it". After Mark Trumbo singled with two outs in the 10th, Castillo followed with a home run off Jason Grilli (1-4).
If the Celtics choose to hold on to that #1 pick it is widely believed they'll take University of Washington freshman guard Markelle Fultz at NBA Draft on June 22nd. "If you can acquire a Paul George , Jimmy Butler , or Gordon (Hayward ) from Utah, you have to do it". Ainge said , adding he wants to work out and take a closer look at a number of players, although nearly everyone has Markelle Fultz on the top of their draft boards.
The Pirates will try to stop a five-game skid. One bright spot for Pittsburgh on Thursday was Gregory Polanco's first home run of the season, which broke up Greinke's no-hit bid in the eighth. Arizona second baseman Brandon Drury has reached base in 30 of his past 31 games at Chase Field, and he has hits in nine consecutive home games. The Diamondbacks scored all their runs Saturday on solo homers, with Nick Ahmed belting a pair and Paul Goldschmidt also going deep.
The most valuable player of the Rising Pune Supergiant, Ben Stokes claimed that a huge chunk of credit for the success of RPS this season goes to stalwarts like MS Dhoni and Steve Smith working in tandem. Khawaja had not any experience in this IPL 2017 play. Mumbai seems on the stronger side but Pune has also disappointed Mumbai twice will have to wait for tonight decider as both the team will hunt for a place in final.
They were fortunate in their timing - it rained during the ceremony, but the sun had returned before they stepped out of the church. The Duchess of Cambridge had admitted she was a little anxious about how her children would behave. The proud father of the bride spent a few moments with his daughter at the church gate and they composed themselves before the ceremony began. Six years after she captured the world's attention as a royal bridesmaid, Pippa Middleton has married financier James ...
Ajax Amsterdam have one foot in the final after they thumped Olympique Lyon in their first leg tie on Wednesday evening. United will play against Celta Vigo in a Europa League semifinal second leg soccer match on Thursday. Rooney continues to be linked with a big-money move to China, where his agent Paul Stretford spent time earlier in the year speaking to interested clubs.
With the win, the Predators took a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven Western Conference final. Nashville battled back to win Tuesday, with defenseman Roman Josi scoring the game-winning goal with 2:43 left in the third period on a power play.
I'm more than likely to use that more as a cover bet for the remainder of my picks however, and I like the widely available 11/4 (3.75) available on Chelsea to win and both to score. "But I am Chelsea through and through and sitting there watching my club go on to do what they have done this year has been fantastic", Terry told the club's official website.
The Nigeria worldwide, Alex Iwobi, finally had a taste of action with Arsenal , after a long time, as he was introduced as a second half substitute in the Gunners' 2-0 win over already relegated Sunderland. What is for sure, if we win our game, we can only be far from one point. "You want all the teams to fight like Sunderland did tonight". Wenger has yet to say whether or not he will remain in charge next season, but despite his team's predicament, he opted to take a swipe at the ...
France coach Guy Noves said it was a "balanced" group. Once again the 2003 champions have been drawn in the competition's toughest pool, facing heavyweight showdowns with France and Argentina alongside two matches against qualifiers, most likely to be the US and Samoa.
Holmes, Alex Noren, Chez Reavie, and Jon Rahm are all right behind McGirt and Hughes at 4-under. He also holds the record for longest putt made at No. It did make a splash, and he made another double bogey. "I went back at it begin on Friday and instead of maybe gradually building it up again, I hit balls for four or five hours on Friday and did the same on Saturday".
United close out the Premier League season with matches against Southampton and Crystal Palace. And yet it's not all been bad for United. "We, Manchester United, for us it is more important to win titles than to finish top four", Mourinho told reporters.
After an unimpressive first-half, the Foxes started the second-half on the front-foot and pulled one back just before the hour-mark when Lloris came to sweep up after Vardy was played in on goal by Wilfred Ndidi, but the Frenchman made a mess of his clearance, leaving youngster Chilwell to calmly find the net from the edge of the area for his first senior goal.
He won't care when he fumbles while playing with the Philadelphia Eagles , according to Gary Tanguay of CSN New England, who appeared on CSN's Philly Sports Talk this week . Despite a narrative about a renaissance at running back, teams are still reluctant to invest in a position where the players have a shorter life span and a lessening impact - at least individually - on the game.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James brings the ball upcourt during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston . "I didn't see it". Sometimes you come out with an L, but it's how you learn from those experiences that's going to help you out the next time. My only job is to be MVP of this team every night.
The Blue Jays have now won 4 straight, beating the Mariners for the 3rd straight day and moving their record to 16-21 on the season. It's also the number of runs the M's have scored, both coming on Nelson Cruz' two-run homer in the first inning of Thursday's game.
If City draws 3-3 at Watford and Liverpool wins 3-0 at home, then both teams will finish on 76 points with 78 goals scored and 42 conceded. Nevertheless, the fast-dwindling number of Wenger loyalists will insist that this season, which could yet see the Gunners win a third FA Cup in four years, is a rare exception to the rule that "Arsene knows best".
They first introduced Jeter's family, including his wife, model Hannah Davis, who is expecting the couple's first child soon. "As the cornerstone of five world championship teams", it reads, "Jeter was a leader on the field and in the clubhouse, setting an example for his teammates with his uncompromising desire for team success".
It's a great moment to share with everyone, we're so happy to be here to say goodbye to White Hart Lane and to welcome the new stadium. Harry Kane expects the majority of Tottenham's squad to stay with the club this summer as there are few better places to play in world football.
Rather than restore his usual number one, David de Gea, to his starting XI against Palace, Mourinho said he would hand a league debut to 20-year-old third-choice goalkeeper Joel Pereira. United, who have collected their fewest victories in a Premier League season - even with a win today, are set to be without Marouane Fellaini and Chris Smalling , who are both injury concerns.
He was to play Juan del Potro in the quarter-finals yesterday. Zverev, who turned 20 a month ago, was the youngest on the ATP Tour since Novak Djokovic won Miami in 2007 at the age of 19. However, the third set would race away from the American as Zverev maintained an impressive level on both wings, with a drop here, a volley finish there, and some confident overheads grooved by plenty of doubles play with his older brother.
His nearest challenger is hard-line cleric Ebrahim Raisi, with 10.1 million votes. Ahmadi said final results would be announced later on Saturday. Political analysts predicted Rouhani would be the favored candidate. Rouhani, known for decades as a mild-mannered member of the establishment, campaigned as an ardent reformist to stir up the passions of young, urban voters yearning for change.
National Basketball Association player Enes Kanter had his passport seized at an airport in Romania on Saturday, and he says it's because of his criticism of Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan . Erdogan has cracked down on journalists and Gulen supporters who speak out against his regime, leading to hundreds of arrests. Kanter, who turns 25 Saturday, certainly didn't plan to spend the day being stranded at a Romanian airport.
How do you balance all those aims and walk away with a win after the massive high of Friday night? Batshuayi is not alone in having had to wait for playing opportunities, with Kurt Zouma, club captain John Terry and Nathan Ake, who returned from a loan spell at Bournemouth in January, all in the same boat.
Sam Allardyce backed Jose Mourinho's complaint about the Premier League failing to move Manchester United's match against Crystal Palace to help their preparations for the Europa League final. "They're a Champions League team, they come from the Champions League". The United boss said: "Paul Pogba is fine". "We enjoy working together a lot - they are two incredible goalkeepers and two great people as well; they're good friends".
It was a night the record books will not soon forget with the Cavs leading by a record 41 points at halftime and eventually cruising to a record-equalling 13th-straight playoff victory. Still, it was the Celtics' worst home playoff loss. In this case, that player - Avery Bradley - goes easily, like he just assumes there's no one around.
He added: "We've got the chance of getting in the Champions League, and everybody is very hungry for this in the dressing room". Liverpool need to win by three goals, and Man City would need to match the number of goals scored by the Reds.
The last time Monaco got to the semifinal of the Champions League was in the 2003/2004 season where they elimnated Chelsea 5-3 on aggregate to advance into the final. "In a one-off game, you need to be focused on the details, because details make all the difference". Mario Mandzukic was next to go close, forcing a smart low save from Subasic as the Italian champions sought to put the game to bed before the break.