However, OU struggled down the stretch, losing nine out of their last 11 games, including their first round tournament game against Rhode Island. The 6'2 point guard is expected to be a lottery pick at the 2018 NBA Draft on June 21, with most mock drafts listing him inside the Top-10, and some inside the Top-5.
Rockets guard James Harden was cooking again Wednesday (AEDT) as he dropped 42 points on the Trail Blazers in Portland . Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni heard the same from Paul and isn't anxious about it. He has a comfortable lead for the league's scoring crown at 31.2 points per game, ranks third with 8.7 assists per game, fourth in efficiency (30.8) and adds 5.2 rebounds.
He was also an unused substitute as United progressed to the semi-finals of the FA Cup at the weekend, beating Brighton 2-0. "I feel for Luke a little bit because when he was at Southampton, he looked an outstanding prospect at left-back and it was a good move for him to move to Old Trafford", said Wilkins, who played for the Red Devils from 1979 to 1984.
However, the two sides called off the meeting, leaving Suh to decide his next venture between the Rams, New Orleans Saints and Tennessee Titans . That would seem to be good news for the Rams, given ESPN's report Wednesday that Suh made a decision to return to his home in the Portland area to ponder his contract options.
Taking on Osaka and potentially Svitolina so early in the event will be hard for Williams, who is understandably taking time to return to her very best. Pam Shriver echoed that, replying : "Women should not be penalized for anything gender related". And it wasn't just any win - it was a win against her hero Serena Williams .
Spain face two matches in four days as they come up against two of the best nations in world football in friendlies against Germany and Argentina. Alonso admits it has been a tough time for his compatriot but he is confident the former Real Madrid man, who was overlooked by Julen Lopetegui for this month's friendly matches, will enjoy a strong end to the season.
The Power Rankings methodology reflects a player's performance over the last five matchdays by awarding points to players for 32 different stats. Since CR7 joined Real in 2009, the legend has scored at a rate of more than a goal a game.
Willson, a native on LaSalle, Ontario, has spent his five National Football League seasons with the Seattle Seahawks, racking up almost 90 catches and 11 touchdowns in his career. But the Seahawks also recently signed free agent TE Ed Dickson and still has Nick Vannett and Tyrone Swoopes on the roster. He started 11 games and was a reserve in four games previous year for the Tennessee Titans and had 20 tackles.
Or could it be where Nevada - the comeback king of these NCAAs - runs out of the resiliency that helped the Wolf Pack knock out Texas and Cincinnati? Actually, it was UMBC , wasn't it? UMBC defeated Virginia for the first ever 16-seed win over a No.
With that in mind, Darnold threw for the first time officially throw in front of National Football League scouts on Wednesday morning in the rain. The Cleveland Browns will probably select Sam Darnold at No. With the Jets now in possession of the No. 3 pick after a blockbuster trade with the Colts, it is clearer than ever that they will draft a quarterback.
The repertoire of songs that roll off the terraces at Old Trafford are far better, but a report in today's Times claims that United are considering emulating the MLS by dumping a songbook on each of Old Trafford's seats. Young was named in the England squad ahead of team-mate Shaw after impressing in recent United games, including the 2-1 victory over Liverpool earlier this month for which Gareth Southgate was in attendance.
Do you want this? "I told my sister that I'd make my decision about staying in Madrid before leaving for Russian Federation". "He has not told me at all about wanting to move away so it would surprise me a lot of this was his desire". "I would be thrilled if he stayed, although each person has to do what's best for them". It's true that each one of us has to look at what is best for us but I think the best for him is to stay.
One reason why Kentucky is back in the Sweet 16 is the simple fact that the Wildcats have cranked up their offense a few degrees. "Can't say enough about our guys", Weber said after the Wildcats' second-round win over UMBC, an ugly 50-43 victory in Charlotte.
The round of 16 and quarterfinals are played on the same day, as are the semifinals and championship match, so the victor of this event will have played seven rounds in five days. Some guys simply don't like Match Play, and this is the only Match Play event on the PGA Tour (there's Match Play at the Ryder Cup). "Knowing the golf course , being familiar with everything and, again, being in good shape, I can take down anybody.
The Retrievers will meet No. 8 seed Kansas State on Sunday where they could advance to the Sweet 16 - where no 16 has gone before. "When you're in a smaller conference like we are, you see a lot of talk about, 'These small conferences shouldn't even be in the tournament, ' 'We don't need 16-seeds, '" the junior Joe Sherburne said .
League sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that there continues to be no structural damage in Irving's knee, and that there is still a strong belief that rest will be the best remedy to facilitate his eventual return to the lineup. Stevens stressed that the soreness is not a new pain but just lingering. The question is no longer about whether or not Irving can play through, it is if it is worth it for him to play through it, if all he is doing is delaying the inevitable.
Pope took advantage of Tom Heaton's shoulder injury in September to cement his place at Turf Moor and is now seemingly ahead of the 31-year-old in the worldwide pecking order. "You've got be hungry to push yourself and challenge yourself". As Pope hopes to make his England bow in this global break, he acknowledges this could be a key week for his chances of going to the World Cup.
The Oklahoma City Thunder have won five of their last seven road games. Paul George scored 24 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and hit five three-pointers. Al Horford averages 12.8 points, 7.5 rebounds and 4.8 assists per game. Karl-Anthony Towns scored 28 points and pulled down 10 rebounds and Jeff Teague added 20 points and 12 assists for the Timberwolves.
The Dodgers appear poised to move Logan Forsythe from second base to third in Turner's absence and have Enrique Hernandez and Chase Utley share time at second. He missed time previous year with a hamstring injury. Some have suggested that the 2017 Dodgers may actually have been the best baseball team ever. "It's unfortunate.
The mobile network recently released a memorable advert showing Salah as a fully acclimated Brit on Merseyside - just picture him picking up some fish and chips - and have now announced a new official tie-in with Liverpool . Barcelona probably won't be able to splash the cash again having spent so much to sign Coutinho and Ousmane Dembélé in recent months, but Real Madrid like to sign the next big thing in world football every summer and at this moment in time, that man is Salah.
It remains to be seen whether we'll see a breakthrough in contract talks before then. Christian Eriksen has bucked the trend and admitted he does not like being talked about as a target for Real Madrid and Barcelona . "When you look at midfielders at Barcelona or Real Madrid , none of them are better than Christian", Åge Hareide he said. "He's ready to take another step, but he's also had a fantastic development under [Mauricio] Pochettino at Tottenham".
Police said Tuesday Jones remains in custody and is receiving treatment for his injuries at the Los Angeles County Jail hospital ward. Officer Luis Garcia says Jones was breaking glass doors and windows when officers arrived and was arrested on suspicion of felony vandalism.
Cobb had been with Tampa Bay for the entirety of his seven-year career before hitting free agency after last season. Because Cobb rejected a $17.4 million qualifying offer from the Rays, the Orioles will lose their third-highest draft pick in the 2018 Major League Baseball draft - now No.
He caught 64 passes for 1,031 yards and 10 touchdowns in 2015, making him one of only four receivers in franchise history to surpass 1,000 yards in a season. Both players are now free agents and can sign with any team that wants them. The Jacksonville Jaguars have chose to cut ties with wide receiver Allen Hurns .
The Eagles went on to win Super Bowl LII 41-33 over New England at U.S. Bank Stadium. Many Cowboys fans had wondered if the division rivalry would be rekindled on that Thursday night, but that faced long odds and precedent otherwise. The Vikings will be expected to be one of the best teams on both sides of the football next season with Cousins having a lot of pressure to show results right away in his first year with the NFC heavyweights.
Represented by Advocate Dali Mpofu, Rabada appealed the level-two charge he received form match referee Jeff Crowe after making deliberate and inappropriate contact with Steve Smith following his LBW dismissal of the Australian captain.
Yankees Manager Aaron Boone, who has never been to London, said on Monday. Imagine the potential of Judge and Stanton vs Betts and Martinez on the grand platform that is London Stadium, a potential ace vs ace in Sevvy vs Sale or Tanaka vs Price for a two game set.
The Brazil global has also been linked with a move to Real Madrid with the Merengues that are reportedly ready to put € 60 million on the table to welcome the services of the talented goalkeeper. Alisson was reportedly offered a five-year deal worth €5 million per campaign, and that would see his current wage double nearly instantly. 'I don't know how much he will cost.
According to The New York Times , David J. Pecker , the CEO of American Media Inc ., is close friends with President Trump and worked diligently to buy her silence via a legal agreement. She filed suit so she can speak publicly about her claims. "I just want the opportunity to set the record straight and move on with my life, free from this company, its executives, and its lawyers".
The University of Maryland Baltimore County pulled off the greatest upset in NCAA Tournament history this week - which means you can get yourself some free pizza. The pizza chain is true to its word, and on Monday, April 2nd, will make good on its promise. And there's only one free lunch box per order, so it will be best to order individually.
Shaw has been restricted to just 15 appearances across all competitions this season. The win against Brighton in the FA Cup quarter finals allows us to take the last global break of the season with good feelings and a half-smile. Garth Crooks has rubbished the suggestion Chris Smalling isn't good enough for Manchester United . "And that is what some of the others did not have".
Last season, Scandrick started all 11 of his regular season outings, totaling 40 tackles and three passes defensed. He made 38 tackles, no interceptions and had three pass breakups previous year before going on injured reserve. Good numbers throughout the board though; he has tallied for 399 tackles, 11.5 sacks, seven forced fumbles and eight interceptions in his nine-year stint with Dallas.
Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik , who on Sunday, handed India a nail-biting four wicket victory over Bangladesh in the final of the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series with a six off the final ball, said he has been practising these types of shots.
The new arrivals brought the number of players now in camp to 18 following the arrival of Francis Uzoho , Elderson Echiejile , Stephen Eze , Joel Obi , Shehu Abdullahi , John Ogu , Moses Simon and Kenneth Omeruo on Tuesday. Friday's clash at the Municipal Stadium Wroclaw will be the first time both countries will be meeting at the worldwide level. This is Ajayi's maiden call-up to the Super Eagles' but he will not be available for the first match.
This announcement will be shown live on WMC Action News 5 (due to the school's digital restrictions, we will not be able to stream it online). The 46-year-old Hardaway played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association with four different teams, most notably the Orlando Magic.
Martin is expected to surrender to authorities Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles Times . "The image included "#HarvardWestlake" and "#MiamiDolphins" superimposed over the shotgun, along with social media handles for former Miami Dolphins teammates Richie Incognito and Mike Pouncey , and a pair of former Harvard-Westlake classmates.
Conte refused to look ahead to a second successive FA Cup final at Wembley. Puel felt his side deserved more from an entertaining encounter, adding: "I'm a bit upset at the moment because I think we deserved another result". "And as I want the best for Chelsea so hope his stays". United are the current FA Cup holders and both teams were eliminated from the Champions League in the last round, making this their only remaining chance of silverware.
It's not just sponsorships where Lewis Hamilton will rake in the cash - his new contract at Mercedes will also be worth millions. He said, "Our drivers seem reasonably happy with our auto, but it remains to be seen how well it performs driven in anger".
Loyola-Chicago picked up yet another victory in the closing seconds of the game. A late Ramblers shot bounced multiple times on the rim before falling through. I wouldn't bet against Texas A&M or Florida State to rise up and beat their higher seeded foes in the upcoming semis. "I have to do my thing, and he has to do his thing".
I have never been much of a big fan of Russell Bodine , generally having considered him the worst starter along the Cincinnati Bengals' offensive line when they were at their best a couple of years ago. Still just 25 years old, he is expected to compete with Ryan Groy for the starting job in Buffalo after the Bills' former center, Eric Wood , was forced to retire with a career-ending neck injury.
Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan on Monday pleaded the media to help her in her fight for justice. Earlier in the day, Hasin gave a confidential statement to a magistrate at Kolkata's Alipore court in connection with the charges she brought against the cricketer.
The first British football club to announce profits surpassing £500 million in a calendar year, it would appear that Jose Mourinho's dictatorial approach to life as the Manchester United manager has finally perturbed the interests of his overseers.
Back in October of a year ago, Girona exploded into the football world's collective consciousness with a spectacular 2-1 win against European champions Real Madrid . "He knows himself very well and knows when he has to take small breaks and when the final stretch of the season he arrives he is in top shape", added Zidane, who rested his forward for recent games at Espanyol and Leganes.
Green met Spurs guard Danny Green in the air as Green attempted a layup, and the two collided. Poor three-point shooting cooled the typically red-hot Warriors, which have now connected on a combined 2 of 23 on 3-pointers in their last two first halves against the Spurs, hitting only 1 of 11 from range in the opening half of the March 8 matchup between the teams in which Curry suffered his current right ankle injury.
These planes are not allowed in USA and European airspace in accordance with EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) directives, he claimed. Adding to Indigo's woes, three more aircraft suffered technical snags on Monday. On Sunday, two flights-one at New Delhi and another at Jammu and Kashmir were grounded due to technical glitches. IndiGo has cancelled close to 500 flights this month due to the P&W problem.
Pogba has started just 24 matches for United this season, with manager Mourinho preferring Marouane Fellaini and youngster Scott McTominay to the former world's most expensive player in recent weeks. He added: "Obviously, this is a situation he won't appreciate in relation to everything he's done". It can happen elsewhere that a player is a bit down or is going through a particular situation with his club.
Sophomore forward Robert Williams said the Aggies took the game chunk by chunk and didn't get too concerned with the game as a whole. The Aggies opened the second half by netting three three-point shots before the first media timeout. The NCAA Women's Tournament delivered some heroics and high drama on Sunday afternoon when Texas A+M completed in a massive comeback against DePaul to advance to the Sweet 16.
Although Elgar says the side will cope whatever the outcome, having the number one ranked test bowler in the team would be a huge lift for the hosts. "Having him in the side is massive for us", he said. Cricket South Africa (CSA) have added fast bowler Duanne Olivier and all-rounder Chris Morris to the Proteas squad for the remaining two Test matches against Australia .
At 31, some might have concluded Broad may slip into more of an enabling role - especially after Root handed the new ball in last week's two warm-up matches in Hamilton first to Mark Wood and then Chris Woakes. "Obviously you lose your confidence from such a bad tour as a team, not just as an individual". Commenting on Stokes' chances to play in the opening Test, an England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) spokesperson said, "His plan is to bowl tomorrow and on Wednesday outdoors.If he comes ...
Federer said the defeat would hurt, but he took plenty of positives from the tournament as his record slipped to 17-1 this year. In a battle of 20-year-olds, Japan's Naomi Osaka claimed her first career title with a commanding 6-3, 6-2 victory over Russian Daria Kasatkina .