In addition to an investigation, the resolution would have condemned the claimed use of chemical weapons in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun on 4 April. It was wrong to blame Assad without knowing the facts, he said. Mr Assad told AFP that the Syrian government gave up its arsenal of chemical weapons in 2013, adding "even if we have them, we wouldn't use them".
The Cavaliers blew a chance to move closer to securing the top seed in the Eastern Conference. With two regular season games remaining against the Charlotte Hornets and the Indiana Pacers the Hawks have all the makings of riding a nice little five game winning streak into the First Round.
On Tuesday, the Premier League champions can expect to face a much tougher second-leg task than in the last round when, under previous manager Claudio Ranieri, they took a valuable away goal back from the 2-1 defeat in Seville. Nonetheless, that 28th minute strike from the France worldwide was the difference between the two sides at the Vicente Calderon on Wednesday, and although Diego Simeone's men dominated for large periods, they only have the one goal to show for it.
Murphy arrested with loaded Glock at Tampa International Airport . Former Florida wide receiver and current National Football League free agent Louis Murphy was arrested Wednesday morning at Tampa International Airport on a felony count of carrying a concealed weapon without a permit.
What does that mean? "These are the playoffs that I've looked forward to the most probably since I've been in this league", the former Hawk said, somewhat surprisingly. Golden State shouldn't need more than five games to dispatch Portland. When you have LeBron James, the best player in league then you can do things like what the Cavs have done.
Westbrook will have a chance to break Robertson's record on Wednesday night against the Grizzlies in Memphis . CITY (AP) - For just a few moments, Russell Westbrook slowed down. The Greek Freak leads the Bucks in all five major stats with 23.2 points, 8.7 rebounds , 5.4 assists , 1.7 steals and 1.9 blocks. He left the game for good with 2:35 left in the third quarter.
After a wretched 2015-16 campaign where his side finished the season 10th, Hazard has rediscovered the form that saw him win this award during the title-winning 2014-15 season, having scored 14 goals and laid on five assists this term. Because he's showing a great performance every week, in every game - he's improved a lot from last season. WhoScored use a complex system to rate each player's displays in Premier League matches.
Logan Couture, the Sharks' top two-way centre, would normally draw the straw to shut down McDavid, but he missed the last seven games of the year after taking a deflected slapshot to the mouth. Jones was 2-3-0 with a 3.00 GAA and.883 save percentage. The longer the Sharks are in the series, it's a win for business and the City of San Jose.
Robertson, however, believes Westbrook is the clear MVP and recently told USA TODAY Sports that Westbrook is "the triple-double king". Westbrook scored 50 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and dished out 10 assists against the Nuggets at the Pepsi Center in the Mile High City.
Arturo Vidal gave the German champions the lead with a powerful header but also missed a first-half penalty before a second-half brace from Cristiano Ronaldo turned the game on its head. The deficit could have been greater but Sergio Ramos' injury time header was ruled out for offside, leaving Bayern with a glimmer of hope for the second leg.
This is a mismatch in terms of playoff experience as Washington has been to the playoffs in eight of the last nine seasons while Toronto has only eight players on their entire roster with at least 10 games of playoff experience. The Eastern Conference seems poised to have a good run at winning the Stanley Cup this year, as most of their teams have dominated the regular season.
Defense attorney Jose Baez began his closing argument by saying that prosecutors' star witness, a former friend of the ex-National Football League star, had lied when he said Hernandez had grown furious with the two men after one of them inadvertently spilled a drink on him.
Ozil also went on to talk about his future as he is now locked in negotiations over a new contract. Wenger has been at Arsenal for 21 years and has won the Premier League title with the club three times, as well as guiding his side to six FA Cups.
He's 39-year-old Joaquin Benoit , and boy is he excited. The major news this Monday, was manager Pete Mackanin chose to replace Jeanmar Gomez with Joaquin Benoit at the closer role. Measured at an estimated 448 feet according to MLB.com, Duda's blast cleared the ivy-covered batters' eye in straightaway centerfield. Siers was able to fend off the dozen or so other fans that tried to track down the souvenir.
Bridges has canceled his agent meetings and is "leaning heavily" toward returning to Michigan State for his sophomore year, according to The Vertical ,. A projected lottery pick in this year's NBA Draft , Bridges averaged 16.9 points and 8.3 boards in his freshman season while being arguably the best dunker in college basketball.
He didn't find the strike zone very easily, and then obviously the middle of their order coming up it's never comfortable. His best pitch is a high-velocity slider that generates a lot of swings and misses, but he also has displayed a four seam fastball that occasionally touches 100 miles per hour.
Cedeno thought about going towards second, but made a decision to whip the ball to first for the sure out. He and Weeks both left the game. Both players were very visibly shaken up. After striking out the first two batters of the game, Steven Souza Jr . and Kevin Kiermaier, on eight pitches, Montgomery walked Evan Longoria, after getting ahead 0-and-2.
But Manchester United wants to play, Manchester United feels that it's the competition adapted to the history and ambitions of everyone at the club, so we want to play. Paul Pogba has rejected claims he should score more for Manchester United as unfair because he is not an attacker. Besiktas are now the only league champions left in the competition and hold similar ambitions regarding winning the Europa League .
A couple veterans, including James Jones, who has been to six consecutive NBA Finals with James, had said some things in a more casual way. "Not disappointed with the effort". Philadelphia's Justin Anderson had knocked James to the deck just after the game started, so Irving two-hand shoved Anderson out of bounds with 10:41 left in the quarter.
While Westbrook's triple-doubles may take a forefront because they're so easy to visualize - 10, 10, 10 - there are plenty of records that Harden holds or could break, too. "I thought winning is what this is about - period", the Houston Rockets star said, via Calvin Watkins of ESPN.com . Westbrook tied Robertson's hallowed record with 12 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists in Tuesday's 110-79 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.
He is also nominated for the Young Player of the Year gong alongside Tottenham team-mate Dele Alli. The Tottenham Hotspur playmaker is the joint leader in assists with De Bruyne, has created more chances than any other Premier League player (89) and has also covered the second most distance, with 358.1km.
Don't worry, you will get that soon. "I will tell you more tomorrow". "I wish just to dedicate my energy to football and the next game, and leave my own personal case out of the debate". "There are two years on the table now and I think he will take it". "Pep Guardiola said the other day that to achieve top four is [like] a trophy in England and I am pleased to see that people are realising that it's not as easy as it looks".
Barca boss Luis Enrique would have been furious with the way Neymar picked up his first booking for bending down to tie his shoelace when Malaga had a free-kick. The Brazil worldwide received his first booking before the break when deliberately delaying a Malaga free-kick by tying his laces in front of the ball, before being shown another yellow card in the second half for a strong challenge on Diego Llorente.
The Raptors (51-31), who rested DeMar DeRozan and Serge Ibaka , got 25 points from shooting guard Norman Powell . 3-Point Goals-Toronto 8-26 (Powell 3-5, Patterson 1-1, Valanciunas 1-1, Caboclo 1-3, Wright 1-3, Lowry 1-5, Tucker 0-1, VanVleet 0-1, Siakam 0-1, Nogueira 0-2, Carroll 0-3), Cleveland 10-37 (Dero.Williams 3-4, Derr.Williams 2-3, Korver 1-2, Frye 1-2, Jefferson 1-3, Smith 1-6, J.Jones 1-12, D.Jones 0-2, Shumpert 0-3).
Mumbai Indians registered a four-wicket win with only one ball left in the pulsating game at the Wankhede stadium. The two-time champions will still be hurting from their narrow defeat to the Mumbai Indians on Sunday night. Both teams had contrasting results in their opening games with Mumbai Indians losing to Rising Pune Supergiant by seven wickets while KKR thrashing Gujarat Lions by 10 wickets.
For the first 30 minutes or so of Game 82 against the Columbus Blue Jackets, fans of the Toronto Maple Leafs were putting it in their calendars: Games 1 and 2 against the Senators in Ottawa Wednesday and Friday. It's different than ours, obviously, just because they've probably been sitting having dinner, watching the game. "We believe in ourselves", he said.
United may be hamstrung by injures but it might be something of a blessing in disguise now that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is back from suspension and Paul Pogba recovered from injury as it gives Mourinho the chance to pick a settled outfit. "He has a bad feeling with his ankle and he's not ready yet". With a little over a month until the summer break, clubs across Europe are probably eyeing up the players they want to add to their squad during the transfer window.
The Real Madrid coach, who won this tournament as a player and of course with Real past year, knows that there is plenty more football left to be played. for Manchester United against Debrecen in 2005. Clawing back Real's advantage in the league is also looking hard to imagine for Barca, after Neymar was hit with a three-game suspension for sarcastically applauding the assistant referee when sent off last Saturday in a surprise 2-0 defeat at Malaga.
Jimmy Butler scored 33 points for the Bulls, who fell into a tie with Miami for eighth in the Eastern Conference. But Wade's departure has freed up Mirotic to become the quintessential stretch-four weapon he's capable of becoming: He has averaged 17 points on 53 percent shooting from the field and a sizzling 49 percent clip from deep.
The Finn, who has replaced retired champion Nico Rosberg at Mercedes , started third but a spin behind the safety auto dropped him down the field.Fifteen cars finished Sunday's 56-lap race, with neither McLaren making it to the flag.Fernando Alonso's hopes of a points finish were dashed by a driveshaft failure, while team mate Stoffel Vandoorne was sidelined with fuel pressure problems.
It was worth the wait. Spieth, the 2015 Masters champ, began the day at 4 under, two strokes behind co-leaders Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia and was thrilled about his chances of winning his second Masters . He made eagle on the par-5 15th to tie for the lead. "There are so many things that I could say to him", he declared. 'I didn't ask my caddie's opinion because the putt fell towards the left.
United have drawn nine of their 16 home league games and collected more points on their travels than at home. Jose Mourinho says he thought about substituting Luke Shaw at half time of Manchester United's comfortable 3-0 win over 10-man Sunderland on Sunday.
Speaking to the press ahead of his side's league clash with Bournemouth on Saturday, Pochettino queried why the 21-year-old had not been included ahead of other players who were selected. 'That means he's clever, intelligent, still with potential to improve and learn and today he's showing that he's one of the best players in the Premier League'.
The Champions had won five consecutive league games after sacking Claudio Ranieri in February following a run of results that left it just above the relegation zone. Sunderland manager David Moyes lamented referee Craig Pawson's decision to show Seb Larsson a straight red card for leading with a raised foot in a challenge on Ander Herrera just before half-time.
Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James , right, drives to the basket against Philadelphia 76ers' Justin Anderson in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, March 31, 2017 , in Cleveland. Instead, he went right at him. James had two dunks in a span of 15 seconds as Cleveland built a 23-point lead. No, he isn't in the war room drafting players or making the final decisions on personnel moves, but he is extremely influential in the decisions that are made for the Cavaliers franchise.