Tony Ferguson tells TMZ Sports he believes his next fight will be against Conor McGregor . saying, "There's nobody else in line". Talking to TMZ, Johnson offered his own theory on why Ferguson doesn't want a piece of him. No one's expecting McGregor back anytime before the fall, so, if Nurmagomedov is ready to go in a couple of months, hopefully, they rebook him to fight Ferguson..."guarantee" and all.
The deepest group of talent in the 2017 NFL Draft was on display as the defensive backs electrified the field in Indianapolis on the final day of the NFL Scouting Combine with hopes of creating separation. Ohio State cornerback and Glenville High School product Marshon Lattimore is regarded as one of the top prospects and he did not disappoint by running a 4.36 in the 40 and registering a 38 1/2-inch vertical and 132-inch broad jump .
Cesc Fabregas - 7 - A quiet first half, but created more in the second half and controlled the ball well as the Blues squeezed the life out of the game late on. Collectively, they certainly know how to win football matches. Hazard showed his skill on the ball along with great pace and close control before finishing easily to open the scoring for Chelsea in the first half.
John Ross had his sights set on Chris Johnson's NFL Combine record in the 40-yard dash. Ross ran the fastest time among the 3,784 players who have run the distance at the NFL's annual scouting combine since 2003. "You always want to know where you fare". "Speed", Ross said on Friday. Ross, a 5'11, 190 pound junior receiver, caught 81 passes previous year for 1,150 yards and an incredible 17 touchdowns.
It was only England's fourth win in 14 games (4-9-1) against the U.S. Lucy Bronze had fired a shot off the crossbar and White was there to fire the rebound past goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris. The United States and England have three and Germany one. England had lost to France in the opening match of the cup while the USA beat Olympic champ Germany .
Then on the Rockets ensuing possession, Harden drove to the bucket to tie the game, but Leonard tracked him down from behind to block his game-tying layup attempt. He finished with 39 points, three rebounds, and 12 assists. Last season, with future Hall of Fame big man Tim Duncan still in the picture, Leonard averaged 21.1 points, 6.8 rebounds and 2.6 assists over the course of 72 regular season appearances and 33.1 minutes per game.
But Atletico are unwilling to sell their star player, and Mourinho is apparently doubtful over a potential switch. Griezmann has been widely reported to be United's number one target with the French global enjoying another prolific campaign having scored 20 goals and provided a further 10 assists so far this season.
After beating Rutgers and Michigan State last week, Maryland basketball has returned to the AP Top 25. Their average seed number in brackets is now 6. Thanks to Minnesota's loss, Iowa is now the hottest team in the Big Ten . Iowa will be a problem for many years to come, and there's still plenty of time for the Hawkeyes to make noise in Washington D.C.
The Gunners host Bayern Munich on Tuesday night but need to overcome a 5-1 deficit if they are to advance into the last eight, while Wenger's men sit fifth in the Premier League, two points adrift of the top four. This is his third season at the Emirates and he has only earned one FA Cup winners medal since arriving at the North London club. This time , its the turn of Gilberto Silva, a member of the last Arsenal side to lift the Premier League title, to voice his opinion.
In India's second innings, on Monday, Kohli could manage to score just 15 runs before falling victim to a controversial lbw decision. The first session was on heat with only 47 runs scored and two wickets. Kohli, who registered his maiden duck in the first innings of Pune Test, failed to come up with a big innings in the second Test in Bengaluru. Jadeja finally sent back Smith but the highlight of the day for many was Ishant's attempts to rile up the Australians.
Tyson Fury has hinted he could return to the ring within months despite not having a licence to box. "May 13th, working on an opponent, more news to follow", he tweeted . "The Real Heavyweight King is coming back for his crown". The "Gypsy King" had his licence suspended in October amid an anti-doping probe. He then vacated his WBO and WBA world heavyweight titles, saying he was unable to defend them because of his health.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has played down the impact of Mamadou Sakho at Crystal Palace. With both form and confidence appearing to be back amongst the players, Sakho has revealed, as reported by the Star , that a "positive" meeting held before the back-to-back league wins seems to have paid off and inspired the team's recent good form.
Since a switch to a 3-4-3 formation by Conte, the Blues have almost been unstoppable. Chelsea demonstrated sheer class through a delightful Eden Hazard opening goal . Carroll is a major doubt for the encounter and if he fails to regain fitness then Andre Ayew will likely replace him through the middle against the Blues.
For sure, it won't be easy to stay there because Tottenham and City, also Liverpool, are there. West Ham are one of only two teams to beat Chelsea since Conte's decision to switch to a 3-4-3 formation in late September, and he has primed his players for another hard challenge as they bid to restore a 10-point lead at the top of the Premier League.
A fourth-round pick in 2013, Gholston has improved each season during his career, and is particularly good against the run. While never a great pass-rusher, he's a huge and versatile defensive end who is unstoppable against the run, and can play some defensive tackle as well, especially on passing downs.
Pujara and Rahane's watchful displays after Tea ensured that for the first time in the series, not a single wicket fell in a session's play. India now lead by 145 runs and this pair has stitched unbeaten 112-run partnership for fifth wicket.
Holmes, a guard who had a career-high nine rebounds, hit a trio of 3-pointers to spark a 22-6 run over the final seven minutes of the first half that provided a 16-point advantage, 42-26. The Tigers are locked into the 12th seed for the ACC tournament. "I'm not anxious about all of that yet", Clemson coach Brad Brownell said. If we play Tuesday, then we get to play Wednesday.
Woodley wins via majority decision. The pair were involved in a thrilling five-round battle in NY back in November - the majority draw earning " Fight of the Night " after a mix-up led to the result being initially announced as a split decision victory for Woodley.
But Jackson was instrumental in helping the Pistons take control in a game Monday that was tied at 79 after three quarters. "It's an opportunity when you draw two to the ball like that to make a pocket pass and then hopefully play the numbers game in the back side".
Hazlewood, who claimed three of the four Indian wickets to fall in the second innings, dismissed Virat Kohli and Jadeja in quick succession as India looked to be in a spot of bother once again. Matt Renshaw and David Warner's 82-run stand for the first wicket on the opening day of the first Test at Pune was the previous best in this series. It meant that from Advantage Australia , the match swung into the balance.
Mings looked down at Ibrahimovic before he stamped on him and it is obvious he knew exactly what he was doing, whether or not he cares to admit it. You can see the images and what happened. Zlatan Ibrahimovic elbowed Tyrone Mings in retaliation. Meanwhile, ex-Premier League referee Keith Hackett has slammed Friend's performance in the game as the poorest showing this season.
Dallas Mavericks owner mark Cuban has made it clear in the past that he's not really a fan of OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook . He also has a chance to put up one of the most historic seasons in National Basketball Association history, but apparently that's not as impressive as it sounds - at least not to Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban .
The arena hosted Disney on Ice over the weekend and left the ice under the basketball court in anticipation of a college hockey tournament that will be played in the building later in the week. 8 seed in the Western Conference. Back in 2014, the Timberwolves had a game in Mexico City against San Antonio postponed after smoke from a malfunctioning generator filled the arena before the game.
New York Mets Manager Terry Collins had said months ago that he wanted to see his organization's high-profile farmhand, Tim Tebow, take a few cuts with the big-league squad at some point during spring training. It will be interesting to see if he catches up with a major league fastball. But the chances of him ever playing in the majors go up if he shows well in two Major League spring training games.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced it will switch its football uniforms to former player Michael Jordan's Nike line. But Duke's lack of frontcourt development, due in part to injuries, is one of the main factors that has kept a good team from becoming the elite team that most expected to roll through the regular season with far fewer than eight losses.
The Southern Connecticut State men's basketball team is headed to the NCAA Division II NCAA tournament for a fourth straight season. The tournament starts on Friday, March 10 with four games. The victor of the West Regional goes to the Division II Elite 8 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Tornado will face second seeded Wingate who won the South Atlantic Conference (SAC) Tournament, defeating tournament top seed Lincoln Memorial University 81-61 on Sunday afternoon.
The legal tampering period starts at noon tomorrow. The team will likely show interest in Alshon Jeffery, DeSean Jackson and Kenny Stills, among others, during this window. But the Eagles are even worse off than the Steelers in terms of salary cap with only a little more than $8 million available, so they seem pretty unlikely.
Johnson said the UFC should probably take this past weekend's events as a sign that Nurmagomedov vs. Johnson isn't meant to happen. UFC president Dana White was not at all happy about the way that Khabib Nurmagomedov handled his weight management related medical difficulties that resulted in his fight with Tony Ferguson being canceled.
After successive losses to Scotland and England, Wales name their team to face Ireland on Wednesday. "When it comes to conceding tries, we've conceded tries on our edge, usually our right edge [Elliot Daly for England and Tim Visser for Scotland], one on the left side [Tommy Seymour for Scotland]", Edwards added.
After the match, City chief coach Pep Guardiola City was pleased with the win, but felt that his players dropped their energy levels after the second goal, potentially allowing the hosts a route back into the game. "It's huge for Jack but there's still a big step to be taken for him", said Hughes. The expulsion came at around the same time that North Korean Ambassador to Malaysia Kan Chol left Kuala Lumpur earlier in the day as ordered on Saturday.
Bogut was helped to the locker room by his teammates, clearly attempting to avoid putting weight on his left leg. The team had no immediate word on his injury. "It came down to two teams, Boston and Cleveland, and I made a decision to go with Cleveland, obviously". "Everyone's going to try to ramp up that story - nice try - it's one of those things", he said.
Perhaps just as important right now, Wake Forest is starting to pass the eye test. We answer those questions and more. We first used this fantastic GamePredict site using Ken Pomeroy data in order to generate win probabilities on a neutral floor.
With the regular season series between the Cavs and Heat tied at 1-1, the rubber match is set for Monday night, when LeBron James and Kyrie Irving return to the starting line-up for Cleveland. The Cleveland Cavaliers continue gearing up for the stretch run of the regular season and NBA Playoffs, which get underway next month, and they took another step toward finalizing their roster ahead of the postseason on Saturday.
Then, when he was done putting the rest of the running back class to shame in agility drills, McCaffrey did wide receiver drills. McCaffrey worked out with running backs on Friday, and according to Charley Casserly , got work in some wide receiver drills as well.
According to purse information disclosed to the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Nurmagomedov (24-0) was scheduled to net the biggest disclosed payday of his career at UFC 209 inside T-Mobile Arena. Johnson also mentioned being in communication with former lightweight champ Anthony Pettis' people about a future matchup, though nothing formal had materialized.