He has also covered colleges, including USC football and UCLA basketball. Jake Arrieta - who threw seven shutout innings in the second game of 2015 against St. The Cubs' home opener at Wrigley Field is at 7:05 p.m. Monday, April 10, against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Chicago added Jon Jay and welcomed back Kyle Schwarber after he missed most of past year due to injury.
We're going to be prepared and do our best with it. None of the rookies, not Calder Trophy favourite Auston Matthews or William Nylander or Mitch Marner or the others, were crushed by the weight of expectations in the past several weeks with a playoff spot in their sights.
Watch Oklahoma City Thunder vs Memphis Grizzlies Live Streaming online and TV with the guidelines provided here below. Westbrook now has just four regular season games left in which to reach triple-double number 43, his next opportunity coming at home on Saturday (NZ time ) against the lowly Phoenix Suns .
The last thing the Thunder want to do is disrupt the incredible flow Westbrook has sustained all season. Jokic went 9 of 14 from the field and 11 of 14 from the free throw line and had 16 rebounds and eight assists. The video was almost as iconic as Westbrook's accomplishments as they were compared him to the greats such as Wilt Chamberlain, Pete Rose and many other transcendental athletes from history, including the Big O himself.
After serving as the chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers from 2003-2017, Dan Rooney passed away on Thursday afternoon. He was the US Ambassador to Ireland and once held court with the Pope. Rooney in order to promote diversity in coaching hires. Linebacker Ryan Shazier: Shazier also took to Twitter to thank Rooney for everything he did for himself and the Steelers organization.
Marc-Andre Fleury spent the regular season saying all the right things - and just as importantly, doing all the right things - while watching Matt Murray take his job. That time arrived Wednesday night against Columbus. Murray injured himself in warm-ups on Wednesday, letting Fleury return to the net. And for the next couple of hours, it seemed like old times.
In the Manchester United win, it was once again veteran Swede Zlatan Ibrahimovic who provided the inspiration for Jose Mourinho's side, scoring the opener and setting up a late goal for Marcus Rashford. "We were hanging in the game and trying to do our best. I don't want to blame the referee, but I didn't think it was a good decision". "We are here to learn so it is important to listen to the coach's advice and also the critics", Bailly told British media.
While going with a four-man starting rotation through their first seven games of the year, the Yankees will now turn to left-handed pitcher Jordan Montgomery on Wednesday afternoon against the Tampa Bay Rays . They wanted this more and this second start of the young season certainly does dwell for optimism for the Yankees and for Michael Pineda . Jumbo Diaz (0-1, 3.60 ERA) relieved Snell and quickly squandered Tampa Bay's lead via a wild pitch, which cut the deficit to 3-2 in the fifth.
Clemson's Deshaun Watson is visiting with the 49ers on Monday and Tuesday, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. He'd march his team down the field, throw a touchdown pass and-as he did in January-win the damn game. until 12 p.m., holding a camp for players of any position ages 6 to 16. In the 2017 NFL Draft, there are only a couple that may be Franchise QBs. At the end, we will target a few teams that could pull the trigger.
Jurors in the double-murder trial of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez have begun their sixth day of deliberations. But the former National Football League star had a victory in court today as a jury found him not guilty of murdering two men in a separate 2012 shooting.
Bellerin sought to meet the Arsenal faithful at full-time following the loss but was instead booed, leading to the full-back turning and walking away before being consoled by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. "For the last decade, they haven't threatened to win the Premier League ". Reports suggest Arsenal are now putting off a decision on the Frenchman's future until the end of the season when they will reassess the situation.
However, Sandro netted on the break against his former club on 32 minutes and substitute Jony Rodriguez added a late second after Brazil forward Neymar saw red, having picked up a needless second caution. Madrid lead Barca by three points at the top of the table but also have a game in hand as they close on a first league title in five years. Their next league game is against Real Sociedad on April 15, before what promises to be a season-defining El Clasico at the Bernabeu on April 23.
What team are you rooting for? Enough with the debates over resting players and tanking. The networks pay a large price to the league to broadcast the games. In their first six games since the announcement they posted one of the worst records over a six-game stretch they've recorded in years of 2-4. But this won't be a typical 1 vs.
Phil Jagielka put Everton ahead, hooking in a close-range shot at a corner in the 22nd minute, and the visitors came agonizingly close to only a second win at United in their last 24 trips to Old Trafford. 16 dropped points that could have seen United challenging for the title but instead Mourinho's men are floundering five points adrift of a Champions League place and the prospect of another season competing against Europe's second string clubs.
Griezmann said: "I don't rule anything out, but I am happy at Atletico Madrid". "Until June 30 I am under contract at Real Madrid, isn't that right " presi " [signals to club president Florentino Perez]?" "Tiredness? I don't think it was anything physical, but rather a lack of concentration".
Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham side will continue to fight for the Premier League title after narrowing the gap to leaders Chelsea to seven points on Saturday. For me it's easy to explain: it's about mentality - never giving up, concentrating until the end. "We switched off in our mind after Chelsea (referring to the 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge ), and we conceded second place to Arsenal".
Aaron Judge , Chase Headley and Starlin Castro provided home runs for the Yankees, while a Logan Morrison homer blotted Pineda's book slightly. Bird mashed eight home runs in spring training to win the starting job at first base. PADRES 5, ROCKIES 3 Wil Myers hit a leadoff triple in the eighth inning to complete the first cycle of his career, and visiting San Diego beat Colorado.
Kim, a 28-year-old from Seoul who already has a pair of top-5 finishes in Oahu, had five consecutive birdies during one stretch for the lowest round of the day. She was brilliant, and has been in almost every round she's played at Ko Olina the last two years. "Obviously I've gained a good amount of experience doing that", Jang said.
The Leicester winger's first contact with the French forward took place outside the box although referee Eriksson pointed to the spot. "We have got a good home record and the tie is still alive", said Shakespeare. Shakespeare will not be able to count on defender Robert Huth, who was shown a yellow card on Wednesday and is suspended for the second leg. Leicester fans must have been fearing the worst but their side were able to slam the door on Atletico and went into halftime just one goal ...
The Clippers could virtually lose everything they've built in this series if they fall to a wet-behind-the-ears Jazz team making its first playoff appearance since the Deron Williams era. In those bad games, he was actually getting pretty good shots, just missing them. With a healthy Chris Paul and Blake Griffin , Los Angeles feels it's a contender in their conference's stacked top half.
Finally, he was acquitted in the shooting of the third victim who survived and testified against Hernandez. But Hernandez was found not guilty for the remaining seven counts. Conversely, defense attorney Ronald Sullivan Jr. praised the jury for seeing past the "smoke and mirrors" of the prosecution's case. Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has wept quietly in court after a jury announcement acquitting him of a Boston double slaying.
The defense team had pointed the finger at Alexander Bradley, an admitted drug dealer and a close friend of Hernandez who was with him the night of the shootings. Bradley lost his right eye in the shooting. One of his tattoos was a gun similar to the murder weapon with exactly five bullets, the same number as were fired in the 2012 shooting.
Alonso admits that would pile the pressure back on Chelsea , who face a tricky trip to Old Trafford to face a United team fuelled by a revenge mission tomorrow . We did look at him, but at that time we felt he was beyond us-money wise and probably club wise with the level we were at. Meanwhile, United's record of 55pts is matched by Chelsea and Manchester City's title-winning seasons in 2006 and 2012 respectively, while the former achieved 52pts en route to 2010 glory.
The second, global cooperation on fighting terrorism and extremism ... "If our USA colleagues and some European nations believe that their version is right, they have no reason to fear the creation of such an independent group", Lavrov said.
Coutinho had the opportunity to end the game as a contest in the 87th minute, but sent his shot narrowly wide after being put through on goal by Firmino. Liverpool's poor form against teams outside of the top 7 have made predictions everywhere go awry this season but it is hard to see Jurgen Klopp's men change that trend against Stoke , particularly with the loss of several key players.
Arsenal now sit sixth in the Premier League table, seven points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City with eight games left to play. "The biggest problem overall with Arsenal is that Arsene Wenger seems to make that decision on his future", Sutton said on BBC Radio Five Live.
Westbrook scored (18) or assisted (3) on the last 21 Thunder points, including scoring the last 15 points on his own. Oklahoma City rallied from nine down late to beat the Nuggets in overtime on November 25. "It's a huge accomplishment", Harden said of Westbrook's record. The Hall of Famer said Westbrook's triple-double numbers show his overall impact on the game beyond his team's record.
The Brazilian would typically have received a one-match ban for the dismissal but due to his alleged sarcastic applause for the fourth official when he left the pitch he has been punished with an additional two-game suspension. "We are not going to point blame between us". "It's curious that a team like us that doesn't usually kick people gets so many yellow cards in such an incomprehensible manner", Enrique said.
Offensively, Eduardo Nunez leads the Giants with 14 hits and two RBI while Hunter Pence and Brandon Crawford have combined for 22 hits and eight RBI. The majority of the time Posey misses at catcher should be taken up by veterans Nick Hundley and Tim Federowicz , who had his contract purchased when Posey was placed on the disabled list.
Kohli underwent rehabilitation after sustaining an injury to his right shoulder while fielding during the third Test against Australia in Ranchi. Kohli didn't say who the other one to sit out is, but it could be Stanlake. Hopefully the return of the captain will boost the confidence of the team. It is RCB's only win in three games. The cameras and the TV package is not in my control.
I am still confident that the Chicago Blackhawks are the better team in this series and will find a way to even up the series Saturday night. Outside them, the team needs more offense. As far as goaltenders of his generation go, there has been no netminder who has performed as consistently only to fall short when the post-season came around.
While you could argue the "inexperience" narrative came to fruition in Game 7 during the infamous collapse, it was just as glaring in Game 1 when the Leafs took an early first period lead on James van Riemsdyk 's goal and then self-destructed en route to a 4-1 loss.
We made a good second half. We will not forget it. "We will not forget it, it is a very bad feeling", Tuchel said, according to BBC Sport . "As if we'd had a beer thrown on our coach", an angered Tuchell added. Before the match began, fans chanted "Bartra!" "The first goal was offside, you have to see that". I know we earn a lot of money and have a privileged life, but we are human beings .
Drogba, a four-time Premier League champion and Champions League victor with Chelsea FC , joins a star-studded Phoenix Rising FC roster that includes Bravo, Chivas de Guadalajara's all-time goal-scoring leader, and former England worldwide Wright-Phillips.
The Woking-based team has made an unprecedented move in entering a vehicle at Indianapolis for Alonso, who will skip the Monaco Grand Prix to take part in IndyCar's showpiece event. Christian Horner reckons McLaren and Fernando Alonso "barking mad" for allowing the driver to contest the Indianapolis 500, saying he "needs to see a psychiatrist".