Luck said his first round on Thursday would be the "experience of a lifetime" and he could only hope he holds his nerve enough to make the most of it. Spieth, ranked sixth, is also confident he can be a contender again. With cool, windy conditions expected the first two days who knows what the leaderboard will look like.
Three explosions went off near Dortmund's bus as the team set off Tuesday evening from its hotel on the city's outskirts for its Champions League quarterfinal match against Monaco. "An Islamist background appears to be possible", she said, noting the letter demanded that Germany withdraw its deployment of Tornado reconnaissance missions in the anti-IS global coalition and close the USA air base in the western German town of Ramstein.
With James Shields set to face Carlos Carrasco in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 8.5 runs for tonight's game. The Detroit left-hander struck out six and walked two before turning the game over to the bullpen. "That was a great play", Francona said. "What I am going to think about is going to work, being a good citizen and taking care of my loved ones".
As if a combined 16 European Cups weren't enough, the Champions League quarterfinal between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich will also offer an intriguing duel between master and pupil. It promises to be an enthralling tie but given the key absentees for both teams, both sides will have a lot of work to do. Real's right-back Dani Carvajal returns to the defending champions starting line-up after recovering from a knock.
Tuesday only reinforced that you can never trust them on those sorts of things. He scored 12 points, grabbed 4 rebounds and dished three assists. Lin scored five points in the opening quarter. And while Butler might be successful in keeping Thomas in check as a scorer, the Celtics point guard has the playmaking chops to find the open man.
The midfielder did not had a great game but after his goal had a purple patch in which he set up captain Theo Walcott for Arsenal's second. The Hammers were beaten 3-0 at Arsenal and are now just five points ahead of third-from-bottom Swansea, who were ahead until the 88th minute against Tottenham last night before losing 3-1.
The winners of the tie will face either Serbia or Spain in the semi-finals. Observing the enthusiasm in Brisbane , it's hard to credit that member nations will vote in August on far-reaching Davis Cup reforms including best-of-three set matches played over two days.
They are heavy series favourites on Sports Interaction NHL odds. And, of course, if you can convince a buddy to join you on a road trip, the hotel and gas bills for the ride down to D.C. Can the Caps finally win the Cup? In 2008, Capitals lost in seven to the Philadelphia Flyers in the first round. "Not going to talk about that in the playoffs", he said.
Kyrgios was superb against Isner, a tough opponent who has one of the biggest serves in world tennis. "We've been up two-zero before and ended up losing, so we know it takes three (rubbers) and tomorrow's a new day", U.S. "And I returned really well today so I'm really happy to get the win". "I've been playing great tennis". But the USA hasn't won the Davis Cup since 2007, and Australia not since 2003, which was when they last made the semifinals.
He clinched a season-long triple-double average Friday night against the Phoenix Suns. The crowd gave Westbrook a standing ovation after he broke Robertson's record with his 10th assist with 4:17 remaining. The Nuggets held the lead through the second quarter and most of the third except for a brief tie at 58-58. Denver's center hit a pair of free throws on Denver's next possession to push the lead to seven points.
The federal public prosecutor also confirmed that the explosives used contained metal shards. The police are treating it as a case of terrorism. UEFA, European soccer's governing body, said security was being reviewed at all three Champions Leagues games on Wednesday.
When you are a big club you want to win every game, so that is normal". We need to respond and that's only going to come from hard work at training. West Ham co-chairman David Gold has issued a staunch defence of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger , insisting that the club's fanbase is too entitled to have realistic expectations.
Thompson was quick to shrug off the incident with James, refusing to share details behind what happened aside from saying it was just a case of miscommunication. We kept the ball moving. "At this point, it's whatever the team needs from me", said George, who played 48 minutes. Shaq , who called the game for National Basketball Association on TNT, watched himself get passed by LeBron, and he wasn't happy at first.
I am not 100 per cent sure when it will happen. "It was lucky for us because of the first half but it was deserved and we are completely happy and fine with this game". "The first half was not the players, it was the way we play football". 126 - There were just 126 seconds between Liverpool's first and second goals against Stoke City.
The series follows the four-match Twenty20 series, which Pakistan won 3-1. The tourists lost their first encounter of three-match ODI series against the Windies by four wickets, and are in a must-win situation to remain alive in the series today.
That's why I'm always happy. Real haven't lost a game since they went down 2-1 at Valencia back in February, and they have won seven out of nine games since then. We respect all the rivals. In contrast to the three previous seasons under Guardiola, Bayern are nearly at full strength for the crunch games to come, testament to the 57-year-old Ancelotti's man-management and the conditioning work of his coaches - this despite a number of injuries.
He was now at a point where it was clear if we tried to bring him through 90 minutes it would cause us real problems". "But we started the second half so positively, on the front foot". The Potters nearly fought back, however, with Simon Mignolet producing a superb save to thwart Saido Berahino. With speculation mounting surrounding a possible summer move to Marseille, he may well have vindicated Klopp's faith, as Mignolet was no doubt central to Saturday's success.
Try to get back in the flow a little bit. "I don't want him to hurry back and re-injure it or make it worse, but I want him out there on the floor, so it's kind of a 'I want you back, but I don't want you to jeopardize anything", he said. "We're not quite there yet", coach Fred Hoiberg said. "We wanted to get him back in there at the end because we just felt it was our best five-man lineup to put out there to finish games for us".
If they get at least a point, they will play the Ottawa Senators . The Leafs' odds of defeating the Capitals might not be great, but which of the five Canadian teams is most likely to make it past the first round? Andersen remained flat on the ice for minutes while being tended by a trainer before going to the locker room.
Kohli had been out with a shoulder injury, which he suffered during India's 2-1 Test series winover Australia while diving to save a boundary in the third match. "I would say I have got a bit used to (missing games) as I have already missed a Test match". The absence of Kohli has marred Bangalore's journey so far in the tournament as the team lost two matches and won only one.
Going back to what has changed with Garcia over the years, he seems to finally firmly believe in his ability to perform on the biggest stages. "We wanted to shoot four under and thought if we did the lead would move to six or seven and I'd creep on it", said the 2015 champion, who is bidding to become the youngest two-time Masters victor.
Providing both sides win their two league games before then, victory for Spurs would extend their gap to 17 points with only five games left to play for Arsenal . "All we can do is apologise for that performance tonight I think they just wanted it more. I believe they've been really disappointed and I could understand that because we all are", he said .
The roadside blasts left Dortmund's Spanish global Marc Bartra and a policeman injured, with the bombs "containing metal pieces" detonating minutes after the team bus set off to a planned Champions League game against Monaco last night. The game will now be played on Wednesday evening. Borussia Dortmund said in a statement: "Shortly after the departure of the Borussia Dortmund team bus from the hotel to the stadium there was an incident".
Lucroy started the night without a home run or RBI on the young season, and batting.133. They trailed 5-0 after six innings Tuesday . It was the first American League game ever played on the West Coast and came only four months after Gene Autry, Bob Reynolds and Leonard Firestone received their franchise ....
Moscow has sought to deflect blame from its long-time ally Assad over the incident and says Syrian jets struck a rebel arms depot where "toxic substances" were being put inside bombs. There has been no Syrian retaliation so far for the cruise missile attack, which destroyed or rendered inoperable more than 20 Syria air force planes, he said.
The Metropolitan Division champions are the closest thing to a lock in the first round. In the Eastern Conference , the Washington Capitals have the conference and the President's Trophy for top team in the National Hockey League locked up with 114 points and three games left on their schedule.
Real Madrid have had good results with him. Real won the first leg in Madrid 1-0, and then followed that up with a 4-0 hammering of Bayern in Munich . Despite being two of the leading clubs on the continent, Bayern and Real have never met in the final of the European Cup or Champions League . Furthermore, Zidane has Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema ready to form his attack at the Allianz Arena , but the France boss will need to make at least one change in his usual back-line ...
Their homes have been searched and one has been temporarily detained, she said. Defender Marc Bartra was rushed to hospital and has undergone surgery on his injured arm to fix a fracture and remove shrapnel. Speaking after the stadium was evacuated, Monaco fans said they had "seen love" from their rivals' supporters. The postponement meant that the fans, who had made the 730-mile trip, would have to miss on the match if they chose to fly back to France or find accommodations at a moment's ...
Yet ESPN NFL reporter Adam Schefter reported Tuesday that the Browns now are torn between taking Garrett and North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky. quarterback from Mentor, Ohio. Their first official pick is at No. 27 overall in the first round, but general manager John Dorsey has 10 picks at his disposal to trade and use to move around.
Day said his wife, Ellie, "was kind of ready to slap me in the face because I was so negative with myself". "She was trying to pick me up and give me a good boost". World No.3 Jason Day dropped out of contention courtesy of disappointing 76 and his six-over total made the cut on the number. Day's first remarks after his round was to apologise for not stopping to speak with the media after Fridays disappointment before expressing his delight on day three.
Even with Tuesday's news that Posey would head to the seven-day disabled list, a shortened version of the disabled list specialized for concussions, it still seems the Giants have avoided the worst case scenario. With the bags full and one out in the bottom of the fourth, Moore tried to put down a bunt. "It was nice to play well and get a win for the team and all the visitors we had also", Crawford said.
In Saturday's latest edition of Der Klassiker against a depleted Borussia Dortmund, the German champions ruthlessly picked their opponents apart. Leading their attack is Robert Lewandowski, who has scored 38 goals in all competitions and now has 15 in his last 11 games.
Barcelona are now three points off Real Madrid having played a game more than their rivals, meaning a win at the Bernabeu is likely to be essential if they are to retain the title. "It's curious that a team like us that doesn't usually kick people get so many yellow cards in such an incomprehensible manner". Neymar has been vital to his team's efforts in keeping up the chase on Madrid this season, playing 26 of their 31 games so far.
Reds 2, Cardinals 0: Amir Garrett pitched two-hit ball for six innings to win his major league debut, a sharp start for the former St. John's basketball player as the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. The Cubs send Jake Arrieta to the bump for his second start of the young season. In his first start, against the Colorado Rockies, Davies was done in by a four-run third inning.
What we have in 2017 is the ideal situation for the fans and also for us as a team. The outcome of the race could also have been different had Vettel's gamble to pit under the virtual safety vehicle on the opening lap not been undermined when the actual safety auto was deployed following crash a few laps later.