The Celtics will be No. 1 in the East if they beat Milwaukee, or if Cleveland loses to Toronto. Their defense is sixth worst in the league, they're barely getting by teams like the Charlotte Hornets for wins and they had a worse record in March than the worst team in the league, the Brooklyn Nets.
With the Welsh side, who have suffered four defeats in their last five league games, now 18th in the league, one place and two points behind Hull, Clement believes one of the two sides will go down at the end of the season. Swansea City boss Paul Clement admits holding crunch talks with his players after defeat to West Ham . Keeping the ball out of the Watford onion bag will be largely dependent on how the Hornets deal with the infuential Icelandic playmaker, who has started all but one ...
Mourinho insists it is for others to judge whether his first season at Old Trafford, which has already yielded victory in the EFL Cup final, has been a success. "We have to be focused and get ready and show them revenge, it's revenge for us". The former Inter, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain star was one of six players nominated for the PFA Players' Player of the Year award this week and likened himself to the fictional character Benjamin Button in an interview Sky Sports , claiming he ...
However, Shakespeare could not be certain that his captain would be back in time. "It is one of the major decisions in the game - a definite foul but outside the box". "In England we expect a fantastic football night", he said.(We're ready for) a great atmosphere and a stadium with the fans on top of you. "The conversation will be with Wes and our medical department and we'll give him every opportunity between now and then but if he's not ready we won't take a gamble".
It was Spurs' seventh successive league win - something they last achieved in 1967 - and left them four points below leaders Chelsea, who visit Manchester United on Sunday. Mauricio Pochettino's side are hot on Chelsea's heels as the title race enters the final furlong and their dominant display at White Hart Lane keeps them in with a chance of being crowned champions for the first time since 1961.
The two main championship contenders should be chased by their team-mates Bottas and Kimi Raikkonen with Red Bull, who improved their form in China, pushing hard as the third-fastest team. But, when asked if he could beat Hamilton and Vettel with the same vehicle they have, Verstappen had no doubt in his mind that he could challenge the both of them.
The Spaniard is readying himself for a hectic schedule which he hopes will include a private test with Andretti Autosport after the Russian Grand Prix, otherwise he will have to make do with two weeks' practice ahead of the race after flying to Indianapolis straight after finishing the Spanish Grand Prix on May 14.
Unfortunately, Barcelona's schedule isn't getting easy - their next two La Liga matches are in Malaga and against Real Sociedad, one a tough place to play and the other a surprisingly hard opponent this season. Steven N' Zonzi had the chance to put the visitors ahead after 15 minutes on Wednesday night, but was denied from a narrow angle as Barcelona goalkeeper Ter Stegen spread himself to block his shot.
The New York Rangers certainly didn't play the last month of the season the way they started the 2016-17 campaign. There were a number of highlights from this game, including Rangers' goaltender Henrik Lundqvist recording his10th career playoff shutout, which broke the Rangers' record previously held by Mike Richter.
The Orioles used the long ball for their latest victory, lighting up starter Aaron Sanchez (0-1) for three homers and adding another blast off reliever Jason Grilli in the ninth. Veteran umpire Dale Scott was diagnosed with a concussion after taking a vicious foul tip off the lower portion of his mask during Friday's Orioles-Blue Jays game in Toronto.
The former tight end for the New England Patriots is already serving a life sentence for the killing of man who was dating his fiancee's sister. One of the eight charges against Hernandez was for witness intimidation for allegedly shooting the friend in the face to keep him from testifying.
A German judge on Thursday approved an arrest warrant against an Iraqi man detained after an attack against a bus carrying players belonging to the Borussia Dortmund soccer team, the Federal Prosecutor's Office said in a statement. "I watched the game and can 100% understand both sides". Team's coach Thomas Tuchel said his team was given too little time to digest what had happened after three explosions went off near the club's bus on Tuesday evening.
Lucic, who assisted on Klefbom's goal, added a power play goal at the 17:07 mark. Edmonton centre Connor McDavid , the NHL's leading scorer in the regular season, had one assist in his playoff debut to extend his points streak to 15 games.
Vettel, then with Red Bull but now with Ferrari, won in 2012 and 2013 during a glittering run of four straight world titles. Instead Hamilton, now paired with Valtteri Bottas, has come under pressure from four-time world champion Vettel due to the improvements made by Ferrari.
The 24-year-old came off the bench to score his 30th top flight goal and become the Premier League's highest scoring Brazilian. Liverpool came from a goal down to beat Stoke City 2-1 on Saturday afternoon, with half time substitutes Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino both notching goals for Jurgen Klopp's side.
Let that sink in. The Celtics finished with the No. 1 seed for the first time since 2008, when they won their NBA-record 17th championship. After signing a massive four-year, $113-million contract in the summer, Al Horford's move to the Boston Celtics appears to be paying off for both parties.
As Martha typed away on her phone-definitely an iPhone, likely with a case that has a floral design on it, unless she hired someone to type tweets for her and (probably) also carry her (also probably) big purse at all times , which I can definitely see-from her seat at Yankee Stadium, Michael Pineda was 20 outs into a flawless game against the Tampa Bay Rays and just seven outs away from baseball immortality.
There were more protests against long-serving manager Arsene Wenger - with some Gunners fans not taking their seats until the 13th minute. They lost 5-1 home and away to Bayern Munich in March which sent them out of the UCL last 16 for the seventh year in a row.
Midfielder Andy King is one of the understudies who could be handed a start against Palace, so too defender Robert Huth who is suspended for the return leg against Atletico. Jonas Eriksson awarded a spot-kick for a foul on Antoine Griezmann , with replays showing the offence took place outside the box. Leicester's official fan allocation was around 2,800 for the match at the Vicente Calderon , which ended 1-0 to the hosts, thanks to a disputed penalty.
It was as fast as it was predictable. Well, for the Phillies , of course it is. As for Kelley, this was probably his best outing of the season. The Phillies (3-7) tacked on another run in the fifth inning. "That's the reason I didn't do that". OUR PICK: Hellickson pitched well in his first two starts but had to exit his last outing after experiencing cramps in his forearms.
An early brace from Paulo Dybala and a headed goal from Giorgio Chiellini saw the Bianconeri walk away 3-0 winners on the night, putting them in a great position ahead of the second leg next week. The 23-year-old Argentina global, who scored twice to help down Barca this week, has hit 16 goals for the club this season. Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri did not go into raptures about Dybala, noting that to do so would be "disrespectful to his team-mates, who all had a fantastic game".
Michael Grabner picked up the Rangers' second goal of the game with a little over a minute remaining, and secured the Game One victory for the Rangers . Not only was the Sharks defencemen tasked with covering Oilers superstar Connor McDavid, but Vlasic also contributed a couple of assists in a 3-2 overtime win in Game One.
The win leaves Liverpool in third place, as Klopp looks for his side to secure a fifth win in seven league games against West Brom on Sunday at the Hawthorns. The Reds have won just once in the Premier League without Mane this season - away at Stoke last weekend. Brilliant but for half-an-hour it was hard, " Klopp said .
Alvarez can be seen in a SnapChat video on Akins' account allegedly yelling at a puppy, which he pulled from under a bed and was seen "violently" striking it several times. Stockstill called it a "teaching moment" and said he pointed out how disciplining the pet by spanking it could be misconstrued on social media. 'They told me there was never any intent to harm the dog.
Lewis Hamilton powered to victory in a chaotic Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai yesterday, taking swift revenge for his defeat by Sebastian Vettel in the Formula 1 season-opener. The Melbourne victor began to close the gap, but Hamilton's pace suggested he was conserving his rubber, and the gap fluctuated as they went through traffic.
Jamie Carragher believes that Dele Alli is not far away from being named as the PFA player of the year. "It is always nice to play first..." Howe added: "We know we are running out of games to get the points we need, so are scrapping for everything as we look to surpass last season's total of 42".
The 54-year-old was humiliated on his return to Stamford Bridge in October and took umbrage with Conte's touchline celebrations as Chelsea cruised to a 4-0 win. "First of all, some guys ( Chelsea ) are fresh, some guys (United) are exhausted". "This is my first season with a new club and it's important to have more time to work and transfer your ideas of football".
Anderson (2-0) won in his Wrigley Field debut for the Cubs. The lefty lowered his ERA to 0.84 through two starts with his new club. Well, these rings also have a goat. "They can enjoy it, but we're looking forward to this year". Nor do they. If he executes his pitches, he's going to have a good night. It made a victor of Wade Davis , erstwhile setup man in the Royals' erstwhile H-D-H bullpen, who worked the top of the ninth and survived a one-out single and an infield error .
I'm finding it hard to see where their next win is coming from, he told Times Sport. The first real moment of any quality came from the Swansea keeper, Lukasz Fabianski, who, while falling back into his own goal managed to somehow contort his body in such a way as to stop a Robert Snodgrass header from going past him.
Many things. We played really well, with a very good energy and very clear in the way that we tried to beat Watford . The 26-year-old was a surprise inclusion for Spurs as they eased past Watford on Saturday, and he proved to be one of the best players on the pitch in the 4-0 win.
Nevertheless, he'll be hoping to surpass them for both club and country in the years ahead, as after stepping up in the absence of Harry Kane in recent weeks, he continues to show that he possesses the quality, class and maturity to be a pivotal figure for Mauricio Pochettino's side for a long time .
For the second straight year, Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry has the most popular jersey in the National Basketball Association. At 11:40 p.m., on the eve of the Cleveland Cavaliers' playoff opener, LeBron James declared himself ready with a tweet many were anticipating.
If Luc Mbah a Moute can contain Hayward (well within his capabilities), and DeAndre Jordan is able to match Gobert nearly blow for blow, the rest of the Clippers' roster should easily outweigh the their counterparts on the Jazz. "That's to be the best we can be by playoff time ", Popovich told reporters. ABOUT THE KINGS (32-49): Rookie Buddy Hield broke out for a personal-best 30 points and six assists in the win over Phoenix, while veteran guard Ty Lawson recorded his first career ...
Sullivan and the Penguins can be assured knowing that Fleury has their back. The way they did all the things we've asked them to do. "It's something you gotta bring in the playoffs, hitting them and trying to be physical", Columbus winger Boone Jenner said.
Ronaldo has readjusted his game to prolong his career and although he might not be as dominant as he once was, he's still the leader of Zinedine Zidane's attack. Ronaldo's comparatively low goal tally this season had seen his detractors claim the 32-year-old was on the decline, although his teammate Marcelo criticised those who had questioned the Portuguese's displays this term.