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.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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".
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.
Boston closed out the regular season with a 112-94 win over the Bucks at TD Garden, but that result really didn't matter because the Cavs (51-31) had conceded the No. "We're looking out for what's best for the Nets. That's my responsibility as coach". Paul Zipser scored a career-high 21 points. The Heat have won two straight, including a 3-point win at Washington, to get to 40-41 on the season.
The decisions paid off brilliantly, with Rashford and Herrera scoring the goals and being the star performers at Old Trafford . "We have to think that there are six finals from now until the end", Conte said . "In this case I wasn't able to transfer the right motivation or to play this type of game". Chelsea looked to be strolling to the title just a few weeks ago - but a sudden stumble, including the home defeat by struggling Crystal Palace, has held them back.
That win would have sent them to the Western Conference Finals. Rebounding: The Los Angeles Clippers were able to win the rebounding battle in tonight's game by a score of 43-37. In those four games against Utah, Blake Griffin is averaging just 16.8 points , which is his lowest scoring average against any team this season. If the Clips can not make magic happen this season, there is a high chance the team is blown up for a rebuild.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored both goals for Madrid in the come-from-behind win in the first leg, becoming the first player to reach 100 goals in European competition. He is three short of the 100-goal mark in the Champions League. "We will need to have a great game and be very strong", Zidane said. The team went down a goal twice (goals from Cop and Vesga), but reacted each time with a wonder goal from Isco , a header from Morata , and a last minute clutch goal - and act of heroism - from ...
Tim Hardaway Jr . led the Hawks with 22 points while Mike Dunleavy came off the bench to score 20 for Atlanta. After surrendering the top seed to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference on Wednesday, the Celtics went down 123-116 to the Atlanta Hawks .
Beyond that, Hagestad leads the entire Masters field in closest proximity to the hole on his approach shots. The sun has been out all day, hardening greens that had been soft and receptive earlier in the week. Rickie Fowler is a stroke back. He will be paired with Spieth in the penultimate group. "A couple of my good putts somehow didn't drop and I better keep doing the same thing and tomorrow roll them all in".
After leaving Game 1 of the NBA Postseason first-round series between the Clippers and Jazz with a knee sprain, Utah center Rudy Gobert might be done for the series. We'll see how things go-Quin Snyder is going to have to get creative with his lineups to keep the Clippers off balance. We've been up 3-1 and lost a series [to Houston].
Other fans were concerned about the quality of the players that will be sent to the Olympics. "I'm pretty sure everything is going to be fine". Surely, like me, many people remember where they were in 2002 as well, when Canada won the Olympic gold medal in Salt Lake City, and in 2014 when the men's hockey team won for the third time with a dominating performance in Sochi.
On Thursday, Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh, a powerful Republican, called on Bentley to resign for the good of the state. Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley walks towards the door after speaking during the annual State of the State address at the Capitol, Tuesday, Feb.