Alexis Sanchez is "very close" to agreeing a summer move to Manchester City, according to reports in Chile. And after Chelsea indicated they were interested in signing him from Arsenal at the end of the season, it now appears Manchester City are too.
The squad will travel this evening - without Coutinho - to their Staffordshire pre-match hotel but his manager will give the Brazil global until the last possible opportunity to prove his fitness and has not ruled out him joining up with the team in the hours before kick-off.
James Harden , seen by many as the co-favorite for this year's MVP award, is only worth seven wins to the Rockets, but that may say more about the Rockets' roster construction than Harden's level of play. The All-Star also tied Chamberlain for fourth all-time with his 78th career triple-double. Westbrook's seventh straight triple-double matched the career-high streak he put together earlier in the season.
A letter found at the scene of the attack "claims responsibility for what happened", prosecutor Sandra Luecke said late on Tuesday. German news media reports citing unnamed sources said a note found at the scene contained radical Islamic rhetoric but that police were unsure whether that was genuine or an attempt to throw them off the track.
Russell Westbrook's spectacular season will be one for the history books. Thunder: Wrap up their four-game trip at Minnesota on Tuesday night before finishing regular season against Denver at home. Denver squandered a 10-point lead in the game's final frame. "I continue to think 'why not?' and continue to strive to be the best I can be". "I'm so thankful to be able to do the things I'm doing", Westbrook said.
Now it looks like Dhoni's wife feels the same and took to social media to avenge the insult of her husband. Sakshi Dhoni comes in support of husband. Harsh did not stop here. Harsh wasn't finished, after Pune's loss against Kings XI Punjab, he tweeted a screenshot of strike rate of Pune players from this season and the list showed that Dhoni had the least strike rate.
That's just my take on it. Playoff seeding isn't a make-or-break thing, and the Cavs are better off with James and Irving healthy, no matter who their opponent in the first round is. They are tied atop the Eastern Conference standings with the Boston Celtics (51-29). Only once in the four matchups against the Hawks did someone not named James, Irving, or Love score more than 15 points.
The Cubs dodged a bullet on the injury front, as Javier Baez was back in the lineup Saturday after a scary collision with outfielder Jason Heyward forced him out of Friday's game. First pitch is scheduled for 6:10 PM CT. PHILADELPHIA (AP) Bryce Harper, Daniel Murphy and Jayson Werth hit homers to back Max Scherzer and Washington held on to spoil Philadelphia's home opener.
Earlier Thompson, ranked 79th in the world, held his nerve to see off a faltering Sock 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 in front of a raucous crowd on Pat Rafter Arena. However Belgium's David Goffin , a convincing victor in his match with Andreas Seppi on Friday, produced a sublime display in today's singles to defeat Italy's Paolo Lorenzi 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 to give his country a 3-1 lead.
Justin Holiday , who led the Knicks (31-51) with 20 points, tied the game at 104 when he sank three free throws after getting fouled on a 3-point attempt with 3:06 remaining. Hornacek said he believes he will be in the exit interviews along with Jackson and general manager Steve Mills, but doesn't know what will come of it.
That's the real issue and sadly it's the fans that already support the game, have supported and will continue to who are going to be the biggest losers in this decision. "For us, the players are always welcome". "This is the only league in the world that is asked to shut down for 2 1/2 weeks at a key time in their schedule to supply players for free to drive somebody else's business", he said.
I had a chance the go, and I thought, I'll go, because I just want to see what it's like and when I do come, I might not be as awestruck. He also felt good about where his game is headed this year. All the hard stuff is off my mind. "You can just multiply that by a hundred I think", he said before Thursday's first round at Augusta. "If you don't have that it's hard to compete against the best players in the world".
Barcelona did not score an away goal, so in the second game Barcelona have to score at least four goals to overturn the deficit and advance to the semi-finals. From the first instance, Juventus took a high intensity attacking pressure right up to Barcelona . "It was a hard first half, very similar to the one in Paris and the second was much better", Luis Enrique told Mediaset.
Hitchcock coached in Dallas from 1996 to 2002 and led the Stars to a Stanley Cup in 1999. The Blues fired him February 1, promoting Mike Yeo to replace him. With 277 wins in Dallas, Hitchcock is also the winningest coach in Stars history, six ahead of Dave Tippett. Hitchcock, 65, was sacked after missing the playoffs in 2001-02 but has been a head coach somewhere all but one season since then, with stints in Philadelphia, Columbus and St.
Larsson was shown a straight red card by referee Martin Atkinson for leading with a raised foot in a challenge on Ander Herrera, sparking furious Sunderland protests. Sunderland have now lost six of their past seven games, with their last win coming at Crystal Palace in February. "After Liverpool and Manchester City's victories, if we didn't win today it's nearly mathematically impossible [to finish fourth]".
The festivities were pushed back until the skies cleared and the first pitch was delayed almost two hours before Jon Lester tossed six innings of one-run ball in his second start of the season. They also lead the league in walks. The MLB Odds for the game have the Cubs listed as the favorite to pick up the win here. It was his arrival as a lauded free agent before this Cubs group had actually won anything that hinted to the baseball world what was to come.
Despite all this, there's still a small chance Cousins could end up on another team during the draft. And I think they can send an offer that would make that statement. Cousins also said he's been assured he won't be traded. "The ball's in the court of the team, of the club". "I'm under contract, am comfortable playing under the contract I signed ".
Because of the odd wager amount ($60.02), one is left to think that the bettor did not exactly plan on this ticket winning but it ended up very nicely for him. The list that belonged to Colin Montgomerie (never won a major, now on the PGA Tour Champions) and Phil Mickelson (five-time major winner) for years and years.
It was OKC's 46th victory, eight fewer than the 54 Houston now has. You have to give the award to Westbrook. Thanks to the reemergence of his 3-point stroke, James is as hard to guard as he's ever been. "I think he understands big picture". Harden isn't doing anything wrong. Meanwhile, Morey made reference to the arbitrary nature of the triple-double stat saying, "If we might make someone MVP because they have hit a random combo of numbers then why not this random combo?" James, who ...
Just before 3:40 p.m., an EF-2 tornado with 115 miles per hour winds tracked for almost 30 minutes after touching down west of Evan Colter Road where a house was damaged and numerous trees snapped. The tornado lifted quickly after moving east of Francis Smith Road. The final tornado from Monday was an EF1 tornado that touched down in Ellaville.
Fuming travelling supporters chanted "We want Wenger out" and " you're not fit to wear the shirt " during their 3-0 thumping against relegation-battling Palace at Selhurst Park . "We have no leadership at the top end". "A bit of openness and honesty back to the Arsenal fans". "The best description of the players was two years ago, from [fellow Liverpool legend] Graeme Souness".
Pepe suffered a double rib break in Saturday's 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid that has cast doubt over whether his campaign is over, with the veteran hoping to extend his stay at the club. "We'll see", Ramos said in Marca . "He is a great player and has been showing that through these years". The France worldwide is contracted until mid-2021 and Filipe Luis believes the talented forward will remain at Atletico.
Daniel Ricciardo caught him up and hunted him to the line but had to settle for fourth. - Only Michael Schumacher (142) has lead more races than Lewis Hamilton (101) in the Formula 1 history. Hamilton and Vettel are locked on equal points at the top of the table ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix in seven days' time. The Mercedes driver turned the tables on Sebastian Vettel by taking the chequered flag at the Shanghai International Circuit track on Sunday.
That was the era when Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi rivalry ruled tennis and these new kids on the block were expected to do the same in golf. The popular Spaniard - who had seemed destined to be one of golf's almost men - won with a birdie on the first hole of a sudden death play-off after the pair had finished the final round tied on -9.
Simmons fractured his right foot in the 76ers' September 30 final scrimmage of training camp. But at the time, it gave me a learning opportunity that most guys don't get. Who receives the ball when the ball goes in the basket? "I don't know what that looks like when we are talking about the summer league". Philadelphia 76ers fans wished for Joel Embiid to heal.
In addition, Federer notably missed the second half of the most recent 2016 season in order to fix his damaged body, which makes his latest title that much more impressive. It helped him to move to an 11-match winning streak and improved his match record to 19 wins and just one defeat in 2017. "Part of the situation was that my knee was really odd on the clay past year, so maybe being away from the clay as much as possible is maybe is a good thing as well, even though I don't think it was ...
James, who has a strained right calf that will not prevent him from playing in the postseason, finished the regular season averaging 26.4 points and career highs in rebounds (8.6), assists (8.7) and turnovers (4.1) while appearing in 74 games.
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic insists he is improving with age after his 27th goal of the season helped lift his team back to fifth in the Premier League. Ibrahimovic's strike at the Stadium of Light was his 27th in all competitions in his debut campaign at Old Trafford, while the 35-year-old has also contributed a further nine assists for the team.
Monaco earned a surprise 3-2 victory away to Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final, rescheduled after a bomb attack. Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin, who came on as a second-half substitute, said the incident had put football into perspective. "It could be left-wing extremism or right-wing extremism".
Jeremy Chardy beat Kyle Edmund 6-4, 6-4 in reverse singles to give France a comprehensive 4-1 win against Britain in their Davis Cup quarterfinal on Sunday. The tournament still has plenty of interest for fans, but some of the top singles players opt not to compete for their country given the rigors of their tournament schedules.
Mets manager Terry Collins called Cespedes a "special player" and said he wasn't surprised by his performance. Ramos, in just his second major-league season at age 24, probably underestimated the gravity of the situation. So far this season Buchholz has thrown 144 pitches. Starting pitching report Buchholz was ineffective for the second time in as many starts with his new club.
He just earned his 41st triple-double of the season to tie Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson's record for the most triple-doubles in a campaign. If he tallies his triple-double average, he'll hold the record for most triple-doubles in a single season at 42.
This time, he will start Sunday's final round two shots adrift of Justin Rose, and yet he believes that slender deficit could work to his advantage. "You're going to have to go out and play a good round of golf, and I think there's going to be four or five guys pretty much with the same mindset".
The loss dropped the Cavaliers to 20-20 on the season away from Quicken Loans Arena and with an identical 51-29 record as the Celtics with two regular season games remaining. "We're the No. 1 seed right now, and it's our job to take care of business tomorrow". There are plenty of variables that remain in place for the East playoff pictures with just two days remaining in the regular season.
From the time the streak was halted against the Washington Capitals on January 5, 14 teams accumulated more points than the Blue Jackets. He has a . Going into his second playoffs with the Penguins , you can only expect more from him. Letang's absence will be keenly felt, though Sullivan suggests the adversity that the Penguins have faced thus far this season has made them a resilient bunch, seemingly unfazed by anything.