Chelsea's preparation to face Jose Mourinho's side was disrupted when goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois injured his ankle during the week. "The second reason is they are the leader". But it is a great feeling to know it is hard for us to lose a match. " Then we have to prioritise and nobody can criticise us if we do things in a different way for the final few matches ".
ABOUT THE OILERS: Captain Connor McDavid notched an assist in the series opener after ending the regular season with a 14-game point streak - the longest in the National Hockey League in 2016-17. ABOUT THE SHARKS: Couture registered one shot and won three of his five faceoffs over 20 minutes, 41 seconds of ice time in his first game since March 25 but was not pleased with his performance.
The Germany midfielder fired home a 71st-minute victor to finally kill off battling Boro, who had dragged themselves back into the game when Alvaro Negredo cancelled out Alexis Sanchez's first-half free-kick five minutes after the restart. Wenger tweaked Arsenal's formation and set out with a three-man defence but the 67-year-old insists it will not be a long-term ploy. "It was not flawless but I think it's good to come back with the win".
The entire Giants Wire staff extends their condolences to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Rooney family. Rooney was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame back in 2000. "He's an example for all of us in how he lived his life and how he ran a sports team, which I think is one of the most successful sports teams in the history of sports".
Last year's race was won by a rookie, however, former F1 driver Alexander Rossi with the same Andretti Autosport team that will run Alonso's vehicle. Jenson Button won the Monaco Grand Prix back in 2009, the same year he took the F1 championship overall.
Vesga looped a header over Kiko Casilla to put the hosts back in front after halftime, but Alvaro Morata equalised with a headed goal of his own, before Isco's late victor. "We didn't control the game like we should have", he added. He has the personality to do what he has done today and is a great player; I am happy with his game and also with the performance of the whole team.
Rather than focus on what they will have to do if they fall into a 2-0 hole, the Celtics are more consumed with what has to happen for them to even this series up at one game apiece. "I think he'll be glad - like, this is just me thinking - I think he'll be glad when the game starts", Barkley said. "So we're just family", Bradley said.
As the night went on Thompson slowly and surely lost the lead, ending up with 46 percent of the vote to Estes' 53 percent. He said he and his wife, Crystal, voted for Republican Ron Estes "just to support Trump". "I want to congratulate Ron Estes on his victory", she said in the statement. Early voting has been more Democratic than the district as a whole, suggesting the kind of enthusiasm gap that often determines such low turnout contests.
James dropped 25 points along with 10 rebounds, seven assists, four steals, four blocks and eight turnovers. Never mind the blown fourth-quarter leads. It just got a lot harder. The Cavs and Pacers each have a few days off to prepare for Game 3 in Indiana. Including the regular season, the Cavs have now won nine straight games over the Pacers at Quicken Loans Arena, which is tied for their longest active home winning streak versus a single opponent (also won nine straight versus Orlando).
Miles keyed a late run that iced the win. They lost their final four regular-season games - one to an Atlanta team resting all its starters - and surrendered the No. They are healthier than they've been in months, and James said that's all that matters now. "It felt like a playoff game there and Lance sure treated it like a playoff game", George said following Thursdays practice.
Having hoped to re-establish a seven-point lead over second-place Tottenham Hotspur, Chelsea's advantage remains four points following Sunday's defeat at Old Trafford. "I can't give up on the Premier League yet". I was running with my arms next to my body and I don't know if the ball touched my arm or not, but it was not my intention.
He took seventh in last year's Amsterdam Marathon and third at Rotterdam. The 37-year-old won the World Championship gold in 2011 and 2013 and has also won the New York, Los Angeles and London marathons, but had never run in Boston before Monday.
Gasol said the Spurs defended better as a team, especially in the paint, in the second half. In game 2, he's going to take advantage of this and score in the double digits and grab some boards while also limiting Kawhi to under 30 points.
So what is Rumble going to do in retirement? Cormier on if he was surprised Johnson tried to wrestle with him: "It did surprise me, but then I said ok, I hung on him and I knew I'd get him". Like, if you focus on his hands, you can see him looking down and balancing out his weight just right to make 205. When Johnson last stepped into The Octagon against Daniel Cormier almost two years ago, he did so with the reputation of a hard-hitting mixed martial artist with one-punch knockout ...
Rooney took over Steelers operations in the 1960s from his father, Art, who founded the franchise. It has been incredibly beneficial for many minority candidates, including current Browns coach Hue Jackson as well as Steelers coach Mike Tomlin.
They now sit 14 points clear of Arsenal, but Pochettino is understandably more concerned about catching Chelsea than earning north London bragging rights. Tottenham lost the league fixture at Stamford Bridge earlier in the season, but ended a remarkable unbeaten run for Chelsea when they won 2-0 at White Hart Lane in January.
The only run off Sale came in the third inning, on a two-out RBI single by Evan Longoria , who came to the plate 1-for-22 lifetime with eight strikeouts against Sale. "Frustrating loss", manager Kevin Cash said. With an 11:05 a.m. start time, fans arrive to the park earlier than usual, providing the world with rare morning ballpark footage.
Celebrity Arsenal fan Morgan voiced his frustration on social media and feels that something drastic needs to change. Those who have observed Arsenal in the Emirates Stadium era will note that manager Arsene Wenger has generally gone for the same tactics in nearly every match, with only slight deviations.
Theo Walcott and substitute Olivier Giroud also got on the scoresheet as Arsenal leapfrogged Manchester United into fifth place in the Premier League. The Gunners had to play their third-choice keeper, Emiliano Martinez, after injuries to Petr Cech and David Ospina. Wenger also hailed the importance of Elneny in midfield despite the Egypt worldwide making only his seventh starting appearance in the Premier League .
Both clubs won their respective games on the weekend and are still separated by seven points. Bournemouth refused to sit back and still looked to play, and after being played in by Jack Wilshere, his teammate King, rolled an effort wide of goal .
With Jesse Chavez set to face Charlie Morton in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 8.5 runs. LA has a few interesting hitters on their roster. The 33-year-old New Jersey native settled for a no-decision after yielding two runs at home in his debut for the Astros on April 5 before allowing three runs over five innings in a loss at Seattle last Monday .
Time and time again he has made big saves on quality scoring chances against him. Allen has played in the net like a different person since then, with the best goals-against average (1.85) and save percentage (.938) in the National Hockey League over the 32-game balance of the season.
Johnson, a power puncher in the light-heavyweight and heavyweight divisions, won 12 of his final 14 fights, but couldn't keep the thread of his plan against Cormier. The result was Cormier being able to draw Johnson into lifting his head, allowing Cormier to sink his arm underneath for the rear-naked choke in the second round.
We will need to use all our quality'. Lewandowski has haunted Madrid in the past, scoring four times in a famous semifinal, first-leg rout for Borussia Dortmund on its way to the Champions League final in 2013. Madrid is trying to become the first team to defend the title since the competition's new format was created in 1992-93. All five previous teams winning 2-1 away from home in the first leg of their Champions League knockout tie have progressed to the next round.
It continued a disturbing trend for the Cavs, who have been giving up late, big leads with regularity. None of it means anything to LeBron James. The Spurs went 2-0 up in the Western Conference, easing to a 96-82 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.
The former Celtic isn't anxious about facing his old team, but he does appreciate how loud it will likely be at TD Garden during Game 1 on Sunday night. Cleveland can still be No. 1 with a win and a Boston loss. But Indiana downed Atlanta to clinch the No. 7 seed, and Chicago topped Brooklyn to grab the No.
And the fact that Jones didn't release Romo until he made it clear he was walking away from the game does seem a bit like a "calculated" move. "But it's a special group of guys who are talented and the National Basketball Association is a special fraternity".
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane accepted on Saturday his future could be out of his hands if the European champions fail to deliver a major trophy this season. "I hope we can stay on this great run and get something positive, although we know it'll be hard because they are top and are having an incredible season".
New Zealand's world rugby player of the year Beauden Barrett is expecting the British and Irish Lions Test series to be a brutal attritional and tactical battle. "I just wonder if the itinerary is suicidal, that's my concern", Henry told ESPN . "He won't last the tour - and that's if he doesn't get hurt before the tour starts".
In the women's race, the 37-year-old Kiplagat became the second-oldest victor in Boston history. The 41-year-old Keflezighi plans to step down from competitive running this fall after the New York Marathon, which would be his 26th event at that distance.
Spencer Hawes and Michael Beasley each had 15 points for Milwaukee (42-40), which also rested most of its starters after securing the sixth seed in the East following the Atlanta Hawks' victory Tuesday. "I watch TV, so I see all the B.S. that they talk, and they're counting us out already", Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas said. "I was able to get my rhythm back tonight".
Green had four blocks and one steal, and was part of a four headed snake that completely neutralized Mike Conley after he scored 10 points in the first quarter. " Kawhi shot more free throws than our whole team , explain it to me", Fizdale said. Less than halfway through the first quarter, they were down 22-9 following a transition dunk from the ageless Vince Carter.
Desi Linden, who was second in Boston by 2 seconds in 2011, finished fourth - the first time since 1991 that two US women have finished in the top four. She always calls me Paula - Paula Radcliffe was my idol. "The winners' times are considered a world best and not a world record". Ms Switzer made worldwide headlines when, during the 1967 run, a race official jumped off a press bus and ran after her.
Former Sumter and USC pitcher Jordan Montgomery will make his Major League Debut Wednesday afternoon for the New York Yankees . It's hard to get the ball airborne when a 6-foot-7 pitcher is pitching to the knees all afternoon. "We didn't take advantage of some free passes early on, but our guys kept at it". "We've got to play cleaner games", Cash said. "I'm sure now when we go to New York , it's going to be insane", Machado recently told the New York Post of the free-agent rumors.
The Cleveland Cavaliers can take full control of this series with a victory here to take a 2-0 series lead. The Cavaliers have secured one of the 16 playoff victories they'll need to successfully defend the National Basketball Association title they won with so much fanfare previous year.