I've had some trouble picking this year's bracket. "I was there at his Cup party". With an opportunity to add to their respective legacies, Malkin and Crosby now face Nashville's four horsemen. The Game One is our strength. And then there's the ridiculous play of Pekka Rinne . "We know that Nashville has a much different identity than Ottawa", Sullivan said.
Stewart Cink and Kevin Kisner are tied for fourth at six under. You get short-sighted at Colonial with the wind blowing, it's impossible to get it up and down. "He's caddied for me before". That's the "getting stronger as the weekend goes on" that we're used to from Spieth. "I let Damon down today". Simpson, who began the day at 9 under, could not expand his lead on the front nine, where he had a birdie and a bogey.
Irving took over the game in the second half and finished with 42 points despite a tender ankle, LeBron James added 34 and the Cavaliers moved one win from an nearly inevitable third date in the NBA Finals with the Warriors by rallying to beat Boston 112-99 on Tuesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.
One of the biggest stories heading into the fight was whether or not Brook's surgically-repaired right eye can handle Spence's power. Spence was ahead on the scorecard of all three judges, before the referee brought the bout to a halt in the 11th round after Brook succumbed to an eye injury.
Dixon's long-time team boss Chip Ganassi made a joke of the ordeal on Twitter, saying " There goes that Taco Bell sponsorship we were working on I guess ". He took risks with his qualifying vehicle - ESPN reports Dixon's engineer tinkered with the car's trim - which allowed him to post a four-lap average of 232.164 miles per hour, the best qualifying time at the legendary race in 21 years.
The Europa League adds to the League Cup title they won back in February, and although their Premier League adventure was disappointing - Mourinho's men could muster a sixth place finish - the Portuguese boss will likely be satisfied with his debut season in the Old Trafford hotseat.
Let's enjoy the win tonight and not worry about the future". FA Cup semi-final - Mertesacker scored a crucial equaliser in the Gunners' 2013/14 semi-final victory over Wigan Athletic, but was forced off through injury against Reading a year later.
Already, the back-and-forth is underway. Countered Golden State acting coach Mike Brown , when asked about it Thursday: "That's his opinion". But there's also a clear respect level between the clubs as well. The Golden State Warriors have a historically talented roster and are now undefeated in the playoffs. The 40-year-old Lue was rewarded with a contract extension after the Cavs' championship run last June for the city's first major sports title in 52 years.
In the postgame trophy presentation backstage, James spent most of it lingering in the background as his teammates celebrated. "I'm just happy and blessed that when I made a decision to come back that I was able to help him blossom, I guess, because he gets to play in games that he's always been built for".
But the Serbian struggled in the 2-1 defeat to Arsenal at Wembley , with Clarke saying Cesc Fabregas should have started in instead. Arsenal were unfortunate not to hold a more authoritative lead than 1-0 at half-time after a scintillating showing, even allowing for questions over handball and offside associated with Alexis Sanchez's fourth-minute opener.
Manager Joe Maddon likes it when his young pitchers work deep into games. "We take account of what happens, we take account of the good and the bad, and then we've got to get ready for the next series". Lester retired the side in order in the ninth, getting Christian Arroyo to foul out to left on his 99th pitch for the final out. "The one thing that I really like about the team is we (never) lost confidence", catcher Miguel Montero said.
The Red Devils have always been linked with a move for the player prior to his move to the Spanish giants and will be looking to make a move for the man if he is willing to leave the stadium. "I have played fewer games than in previous seasons, and that showed at the end - we have managed it more intelligently". "We've developed more positivity and conviction".
We ended up winning the tournament and created a team which has done so well so far. In Test cricket we have done well with that mindset, ' Kohli told reporters in Mumbai before the squad's departure for England . They were enjoying batting alongside each other. The team environment receives a boost because when these two players play with a good mindset, the team's outlook is different.
The main issue facing Andretti Autosport was the reliability of its Honda engines. Fernando Alonso was also a member of Andretti but his engine blew up with 20 laps to go. "He drove a superb race". I believe him. We (went) side-by-side in Turn 1. Sato's previous best in seven starts was 13th place. The race also involved a major crash on Lap 53 with 2008 victor Scott Dixon going airborne for a few seconds and landing heavily in the infield wall.
Gen. Sudantha Ranasinghe, head of the search and rescue mission. The rains have affected 14 districts in the country, the International Foundation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies noted in a brief on Saturday . The UN said it was assisting in relief efforts in response to a government appeal. Some medical teams were sent to the terribly hit areas to help prevent an epidemic of waterborne diseases.
After a stunning win in Game 3 on the road, the Celtics weren't able to carry their magic into Game 4, mostly due to a Kyrie Irving takeover. James finished the night with 5,995 playoff points , topping Jordan's mark of 5,987. "You guys are gonna have the conversations about who's the greatest of all time and things of that nature, it doesn't matter to me". The point guard scored 12 of the Cavs' last 14 points in the first half and then poured in a franchise playoff-record 21 in the ...
Led by Olynyk, the Celtics got a huge lift from their bench, outscoring their Wizards counterparts 48-5. "I work too hard to be scared of any type of pressure", he said. "It's going to be a while for me", Beal said of how long it might take before the sting of the loss subsides. But Olynyk then took over. Washington coach Scott Brooks fell to 2-1 coaching in seventh games.
Simpson birdied the last three holes to take a share of the clubhouse lead as he searches for his first PGA Tour victory since 2013. "That would have been really, really tough for me to swallow if I missed the cut". "I love the golf course and being in that position". "I had a couple of good par putts and then made some good birdie putts at the end". Phil Mickelson didn't have a birdie while shooting a 75 that left him at 2 over, three shots clear of the cut in his first Colonial ...
The city has come together as one this week with United and City together pledging £1m to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, along with individual £100,000 contributions from Wayne Rooney and Yaya Toure. Rooney could not say if the game would be his last in a Manchester United shirt. "There are lots of offers on the table, both in England, overseas and, really, that's what I have to decide on", Rooney said.
Cueto (5-4) bounced back from his roughest stretch as a Giant. Blach (2-2, 4.10 ERA) has pitched well in all four of his home starts this season, allowing just five runs and 17 hits in 26 innings. "Hopefully it's something he can build on". Buster Posey was intentionally walked to load the bases before Garcia got an inning-ending grounder from Ruggiano.
In a series full of megastars like Howe, Terry Sawchuk, Ted Lindsay and Red Kelly in Detroit and Richard, Jean Beliveau, Doug Harvey and Boom Boom Geoffrion in Montreal, it was an unsung player who became the hero. Every night was hard. Curry won't be the MVP this season, is just about as healthy as he could want going into the Finals and is in the middle of his greatest playoff run.
It was obvious. But shoot, the No. 1 seed and getting to the Eastern Conference Finals, like, we had a pretty good year. But it all evaporated. Lue knows the Cavs are facing a hard task, one made tougher with the addition of the versatile Durant, who can score down low, from the perimeter and free-throw line.
In a city that cherishes its signature race and could be accused at times of possessing an inferiority complex that its crown jewel may no longer carry the same relevance in the motor sports stratosphere as it once did, Alonso's yearning to be among the participants made the Indianapolis 500 the unquestionable center of attention this month.
The first two games will be played in California before heading back to OH for Game 3 on June 7. "(Surgery is) not the number one option right now, but it could be once the swelling goes down", Thomas said. 2. The Warriors were three minutes away from going up 3-1 (famously) when he was called for a flagrant on LeBron. I wore short shorts so you could see my undershorts underneath.
The story lines are plenty, including a few fresh ones, such as acting Golden State coach Mike Brown going against the team he coached not once but twice. And remember, the Cavs have overcome long odds before. Jordan held the record for nearly 20 years, as his last point was scored in Game 6 of the 1998 NBA Finals.
James played in his 212th career postseason game on Thursday night, when the Cavaliers met the Celtics in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. Kevin Love had 15 points and 11 rebounds before joining the rest of the Cavaliers starters on the bench for the fourth quarter - a familiar scene in the series.
Rodgers, who joined the club last summer, becomes the third Parkhead boss to do the clean sweep following Jock Stein, twice, and Martin O'Neill. Obviously Aberdeen were trying to break the game up and we weren't as fluent. "It would be something special and something I would cherish, but we have to win the game first". But substitute Grant Holt changed the game, heading one back before setting up Dylan McGeouch's equaliser on the hour mark.
Chinese Wang Qiang was eliminated by 10th-seeded Venus Williams 6-4, 7-6 (3) in the first round of 2017 French Open , while world No. 1 Angelique Kerber of Germany continued her lackluster performance on clay , losing to Russian Ekaterina Makarova 6-2, 6-2.
Kimi was visibly upset after the race, saying that "it is one of those days" and that second place doesn't feel good. Vettel let out a whoop of delight and thanked his team in Italian after crossing the finish line with bright sunshine gleaming off the famed red of Ferrari .
Much more of that sort of that will likely follow over the next week, filling time before Golden State plays host to Game 1. "They care about my health, not just being a basketball player", Thomas said. "Once we start to lock in on that beast of a matchup that we've got next round, then we'll be very focused and I'll let (teammates) know what to expect out of a Finals appearance", he said.
Terry made a rare start against the Hornets at Stamford Bridge as Conte chose to ring the changes after watching his side clinch the Premier League title with victory over West Bromwich Albion late last week. 15/5/17 Chelsea players celebrate with manager Antonio Conte after the match Action Images via Reuters / John Sibley Livepic EDITORIAL USE ONLY. "For sure, for us this is a big loss next season".
Last year, Mercedes finished almost 300 points ahead of Red Bull in the constructors' championship, winning 19 of 21 races as Rosberg pipped Hamilton to the title before dramatically announcing his retirement from F1. Maybe they won't but I'd like to think so. "It definitely wasn't easy this weekend but we managed to fix the auto for qualifying". The Monaco Grand Prix in Monte Carlo is rich in history, tradition, and glamour - and this week, the Kannapolis based Haas F1 Team is ...
Kerber, who ended Serena Williams' stay atop the WTA rankings previous year, was gone from Roland Garros by lunchtime on Day 1, putting up little resistance while being beaten 6-2, 6-2 by 40th-ranked Ekaterina Makarova of Russian Federation.
And the expectations are also from me really big because I know what I can do, what I did past year. "But I did not really give him chances to hit a lot". "I think it doesn't really matter how I played, but I won", Kvitova said. The standout match in the men's singles sees Austrian sixth seed Dominic Thiem, a semi-finalist in 2016, take on unpredictable Bernard Tomic of Australia.
He was released just before 11 a.m. on his own recognizance. At the time, he was reportedly under the influence of Ambient, though he was not charged with a DUI. "But, I want to say unequivocally, I want to play professional golf again". Woods last played competitive golf in Feburary, when he shot a first-round 77 at the Dubai Desert Classic on the European Tour.
I have to play well to earn that confidence again.. "She has an aggressive game too", the 23-year-old said. Nadal and Djokovic will set off ahead of a semi-final collision course, with the former bidding to become the first player in the Open era to win 10 titles at any Grand Slam event.
He then held off the three-time victor to take the checkered flag Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. On a powerhouse Andretti Autosport team that included twice Formula One world champion Alonso , last year's victor Alexander Rossi, 2014 victor Ryan Hunter-Reay, Briton Jack Harvey and Marco Andretti, it was easy to overlook the soft-spoken Sato.
NBC will air the finals live, and until then you can live stream matches via NBC Sports online as well as the Tennis Channel's online service . She's also in the aforementioned Strasbourg final but I'm not simply picking players who have won a few matches in recent days. Zverev's victory over Djokovic in the Italian Open final last weekend might have symbolized coming change.
Singh began the day with a one-shot lead and soon pushed it to two with a birdie at the 386-yard par-4 second. Jack Nicklaus weighed in via Facebook, congratulating Langer on breaking his senior major championship record, but didn't delve into the controversy of Player's pronouncements.
Foyt at Long Beach in 2013.Sato's victory gave Andretti a second consecutive win in " The Greatest Spectacle in Racing ". Castroneves spent the rest of the race playing cat-and-mouse with Sato and nearly had him just as the second-to-last lap began.
Williams or Sharapova would have been popular picks to win the French Open . He again went 4-1 up before a wobble saw him fail to convert eight set points at 5-3. Muguruza was up a break and led 3-2 when the match was stopped. "Even, before when I was No. 1 and playing very successfully, winning trophies and in the latest period where I was not as successful and where I received a lot of criticism from many sides, Andre was one of the few people that was actually standing on my side and ...
Defending Indianapolis 500 victor Alexander Rossi , another Sato teammate, had qualified on the outside of the front row. The end result was a testament to the safety measures at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the construction of the IndyCar Series cars.
As a matter of fact, I think we have been that since the beginning of the season. Raikkonen was not happy about how things transpired during the race-deciding pit stops. But a spate of crashes saw the safety vehicle limit Hamilton's opportunity to pressure the Toro Rosso and he was made to settle for seventh. Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany celebrates with his second placed teammate Kimi Raikkonen of Finland, right, after winning the Formula One Grand Prix at the ...
After becoming the youngest ever victor of the Players Championship , unheralded South Korean golfer Si Woo Kim isn't anxious about the looming compulsory military service in his homeland. Former world No1 Rory McIlroy ended with a double bogey for a final round 75, which left him two-over for the tournament and tied 35th, a shot clear of English duo Tommy Fleetwood and Tyrrell Hatton.
On Sunday, police carried out searches in Manchester's Moss Side and the Old Trafford area, where a 25-year-old man was arrested. "Until the operation is complete, we can't be entirely sure that it is closed", Amber Rudd said . Peter's Square in prayer, saying he was "close to the relatives and all those who are weeping for the dead". Prime Minister Theresa May said developments in the investigation into the bombing meant that intelligence experts had made a decision to lower the ...
This was no surprise to anyone. Kyrie Irving is adding 24.5 points and 5.6 assists per game while Kevin Love averages 17.2 points and 10.4 rebounds per contest. Have you noticed how many different individual and team records have been broken this year? If last season's 4-3 Finals win for the Cavs was any indicator of how this rivalry will continue-count me in.
This season, following Bravo's move to Manchester City , he has been a regular in both La Liga and the Champions League, making 46 appearances. FC Barcelona's goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen saves a ball during a training session at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in Sant Joan Despi, Spain, Friday, May 26, 2017.
Despite the disparity in their records, with Pittsburgh amassing 111 regular season points to Nashville's 94, they have both earned the same number of points (56) since January 1, and in the playoffs, the Predators are 12-4, and the Penguins 12-7.
The Serb's form nosedived after his triumph on the Parisian red clay as he lost in the third round at Wimbledon for his earliest defeat in a Grand Slam in seven years. The 14th-seeded Sock has not advanced past the fourth round at the French Open in four tries and would face Nadal at that stage if chalk holds. Dominic in an interview said: "After these three ( Nadal , Djokovic and Murray ), I think there are some players who can go very deep here who can make big surprises and ...
Team New Zealand has scored two wins from two on the second day of the America's Cup challenger series in Bermuda. Team BAR suffered major damage to their hull on the opening day of the America's Cup. "Thankfully, the most important thing is that no one got hurt", Ainslie said. "We'll look at doing a bit more work on the boat tonight but I don't think the damage affected our performance too much at all".