With Arsenal flailing in the race for a Champions League berth, Alexis Sanchez delivered a sublime strike in a game the club really needs to win to keep its top-four hopes alive. "It was a testing point for us, mentally [at 1-1] it was a moment when I felt that "now we'll see where we go". Alexis Sanchez curled in a flawless free kick to give the Gunners the lead in the first half, then helped set up Ozil for the victor.
The 30-year-old Brazilian played the full 90 minutes of Liverpool's 1-0 win over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday but has been used more regularly as a substitute this season. Meanwhile, Liverpool could have to deal with a shortage of central defenders for Sunday's game against Crystal Palace. "When the ball is in the air Christian is a major threat and he is another player with confidence on a good run".
From the opening possession, Paul came out aggressive and quickly scored the first bucket of the game. The team's in the mix once again this year, however, this may be their last chance to win a championship with the current core because Paul, Griffin and starting guard J.J.
Westbrook recorded a 32-point triple-double, but Oklahoma City doesn't win Game 3 without Taj Gibson's 20 points on 10-of-13 shooting. The Thunder led 65-58 at halftime behind 62.2 percent shooting. The Thunder posted 18 points in the paint and seven following offensive rebounds, a complete departure from their puny effort on the glass in Game 1.
I know I can't wait to see it! Ellenberger has largely being underperforming for a good few years and it's unusual to see as at one time he was a significant player in the welterweight ranks. The two will square off at the Bridgestone Arena on April 22, one week after the UFC put on a stacked card in Kansas City featuring a flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Wilson Reis.
After a disappointing loss in Game 2, the New York Rangers had a sloppy first period at home in Game 3. "It's a long series , it's a best of [seven], you've got to wear guys down". Considering the Rangers have been surprisingly better on the road and already have a win at the Bell Centre this series , they could be confident going into the next battle.
They tuned in to a TV broadcast to see the Oilers tie up the series in Game 2 , then hit the road again Saturday . The NHL playoff game between the San Jose Sharks and Edmonton Oilers will be broadcast on NBCSN and Sportsnet in Canada.
Oklahoma City Thunder head coach, Billy Donovan , expressed his complete trust in star player, Russell Westbrook. Will the Thunder get swept at home by the Rockets? Westbrook led the Thunder with another triple double, recording 32 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists.
Kiplagat added Boston to her New York, London and Los Angeles marathon victories. However, just two miles into the marathon, she was stopped by the race director, Jock Semple, who demanded that she hand over her bib and leave the race. She's run 39 marathons, and when she made her return to the Boston Marathon on Monday, she was an honored guest whose original number, 261, was retired after she crossed the finish line.
A Christian Yelich fourth-inning single was Miami's only damage against Miranda until the third time through the order, and Yelich's solo homer in the ninth inning accounted for the lone Marlins' run of the night. Stanton moved to second on a wild pitch and tried to score on J.T. Realmuto's soft single to third when Seager tried for the out art first. Hernandez was far from his best, giving four hits - all singles - on the first six pitches of the game.
After winning the season opener in Australia, Vettel now leads Hamilton 68 to 61 in the drivers' standings. The team did, after all, see Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas finish in second and third place, respectively. " Today was tricky with it being so hot and very gusty but we still managed to get through plenty of work ", said Hamilton. "Losing points for the team is definitely painful".
The ITF will surely consider Nastase's Saturday morning rant as part of its investigation. Williams and her fiancé Alexis Ohanian, who is white, announced last week they are expecting their first child. After being appointed Romania's Fed Cup captain in October, Nastase made unsubstantiated allegations of doping against Williams, based entirely on her physique.
Celtics Game 2 matchup at TD Garden. Former Celtics guard Rajon Rondo ran the show for the Bulls and came just shy of an 11th career playoff triple-double - finishing with 11 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds as well as five steals and two blocks.
A year ago they missed this, they are doing it again and are full of great, strong players. Pochettino has insisted this season will be a success whetehr they win a trophy or not. "Now we must find, together, the newest players to replace these great players and compose the history with this great team and that I trust everyone understands this".
After three seasons, Sobotka returned for the final regular-season game and signed an extension with the Blues . A pair of minor penalties on Blues defenseman Joel Edmundson put the Wild on the power play twice in the second period, but they could not capitalize.
But the drama in the room was centered around former champion Jon Jones who is serving a one-year suspension for failing a drug test three days before his rematch with Cormier at UFC 200 back in July. Cormier said that unlike other UFC fighters who faced Johnson, he is not afraid of his opponent in any way, shape or form. "When you get your academics together, then you can come back to the classroom".
Lester has had a pretty strong start to the season, giving up just two earned runs and scattering 14 hits over 18 innings of work, but he's yet to be credited with a win, and he'll try to break that streak on Friday night when he faces the Reds.
Rajon Rondo looked solid in 27 minutes of work, with 12 points and six assists to his credit, but he'll have to stay out of foul trouble, as he racked up five personal fouls in Game 1 . The first three points came via a deep 3-pointer from the top of the key, just as Boston has seemingly begun to build some momentum. Boston heaved 3-pointer after 3-pointer from that moment on in an attempt to get back into the game.
After another positive performance against Leicester City's Under-23s on Monday, Klopp says the 19-year-old could be an option. 'Hopefully we'll go through until the end and get the Champions League ticket'. "He has scored 14 goals this season so he is another player with confidence and on a good run". Christian Benteke will lead the Palace attack, and hope to extend a scoring run that has brought three goals in the last four games, on his first return to Liverpool since his ...
The Germans lost that match 3-2, their minds elsewhere, but their hopes of turning the tie around in the second leg were not helped when their bus was held up on the way to the Stade Louis II , leading to a five-minute delay to the kick-off.
Result leaves Arsenal seven points behind fourth-placed Manchester City with a game in hand, while Boro lie six points from safety having also played one game fewer than their relegation rivals. Wenger, however, refused to reveal whether he would line-up the same way for the FA Cup semi-final this weekend against Manchester City . Wenger knows that qualifying for the Champions League is an uphill task but he was relieved to end Arsenal's worst league run on the road for 88 years.
A MA judge says he's issuing an order preserving evidence in Aaron Hernandez's prison suicide. A lawyer for the mother of the man Aaron Hernandez murdered is asking the New England Patriots to voluntarily release whatever money the ex-NFL star might still be owed.
They did a good job on that. Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russian Federation, is helped off the ice by a trainer and Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, after he was injured during the first period of Game 5 in an NHL Stanley Cup hockey first-round playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs, Friday, April 21, 2017, in Washington.
Now, after struggling to generate many chances in Game 3, the Rangers need a win Tuesday to avoid going back to Montreal in a 3-1 hole. He also pushed a talented-but-never-won-anything Lars Eller out for a gritty two-time-Stanley-Cup-winning Andrew Shaw , signed the most talented player not playing the National Hockey League in Alexander Radulov, traded for cagey veterans Steve Ott and Dwight King to up the sandpaper quotient on the team, and he even fired the coach he called a "foxhole ...
Game 4 is Sunday in Chicago. In the end, the Thunder survived - that being the operative word here - both Westbrook's four-minute second half rest as a minus-1, and then the final flourish from Harden and the Rockets. Christon played almost 14 minutes in the opener and 6:38 in Game 2 . Houston closed the gap throughout the final period. When it comes to deciding the MVP, assists are one of the bigger things to look at.
Sources in the know say that while Sunil Grover's show too will be a celebrity-based show, it will be way different from the existing format of "The Kapil Sharma Show". On the 100th episode, a special cake was cut on the sets of The Kapil Sharma Show with the members of Indian women's cricket team including Mithali Raj, Harmanpreet Kaur, Veda Krishnamurthy and Jhulan Goswami, followed by music and dance.
When asked what gives him belief that the Wild can complete the comeback despite those struggles, goaltender Devan Dubnyk responded, "We have had our chances and we've had some that found a way to stay out of the net". The Blues have oddly gotten goals in both games so far from defenseman Joel Edmundson , who had three during the entire regular season. With an early lead, St.
But it was only a difference maker because the rest of his teammates followed suit with passionate play of their own. Game 3 is Sunday at Madison Square Garden. The goalies entered Game 4 with nearly identical stats, which was in line the pre-series expectations. He finished with 23 saves while only allowing one goal when the Canadiens had a 2-on-1 advantage.
No, the Senators weren't flawless by any stretch of the imagination in Game 2 when they erased a two-goal deficit to help set up defenceman Dion Phaneuf's game-winning goal, but they took steps in the right direction and the message from coach Guy Boucher on Sunday was that there are still areas the club needs to work on.
The family of Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots player who died of what officials say was suicide, plans to donate his brain for study, but Hernandez's lawyer has accused the medical examiner of "illegally" withholding it. Hernandez was in a single cell in a general population housing unit in the maximum security state prison. We have not heard from Baez since the autopsy results were released, but he did previously promise an independent investigation casting doubt on the ...
THUNDER ONLINE HERE for free via ESPN's live stream, after inputting your cable information. Westbrook had a little more help this game overall, but when it mattered nobody was there to help. I don't have a cast, I don't have other guys. "We're all in this together", he said. "We just didn't have the will or the want early in the game". The Thunder have intently studied Westbrook's minutes for years, and one of the conclusions is he doesn't handle long stretches of consecutive minutes well.
Worryingly for Klopp he likes scoring against Liverpool , with five in seven appearances. Klopp said today when asked whether he was considering his goalkeeping options. We must wait. We are in intense talks with different medical departments", Klopp said. Giving his thoughts on the matter, Allardyce said: "We've managed to capitalise hugely on the fact that he chose to come to Crystal Palace".
Mauricio Pochettino is rumoured to be a huge fan of Keane and Spurs are willing to shell out around £15-20million to ensure they land one of their top summer targets. "We'll look at it and speak to the relevant people, if it doesn't fit, crack on". "But in attack, we have options and (Wayne) Rooney is coming, and let's see if Mata can also return before the end of the season, let's see what happens".
The Celtics pulled away after a 20-point lead shrunk to one early in the third quarter and put themselves in position to tie the series just as it was getting away from them. The Bulls would like it not to reach that point. Prior to Thomas, the last time a player started his Celtics postseason career with consecutive 20-point games was in 2002, when Antoine Walker began his Celtics postseason career with a six-game streak and Paul Pierce began his with a five-game streak.
BOSTON (AP) - The Chicago Bulls talked often during the regular season about believing they had the personnel to play as a physically imposing team. Thomas, who was emotional before the game and looking stunned the entire night, still managed to score 33 points in a game that saw the eighth-seeded Bulls manhandle the Eastern Conference No.