Messi tumbled face first into the turf, and showed a small scratch that bled on his cheek once he got back on his feet. "Beating Barcelona gives us more assurances, which against other teams we wouldn't maybe have felt". Losing that match will effectively leave Barca with just the Copa del Rey to play for this season. It will play the Copa final against Alaves in May.
Lionel Messi struck his 500th Barcelona goal deep into stoppage time to earn the Catalans a 3-2 win over Real Madrid in El Clasico on Sunday. We've got seven finals still to play and tomorrow is the first of those. Do not cut, copy or lift any content from this website without our consent. According to our predictions based on Real Madrid and Barca recent stats and performance, Real Madrid will win today's match by 3-2 in El Clasico 2017.
After a better start by the Celtics, a familiar theme started to take hold as the Bulls took control by again dominating on the offensive glass. In the Celtics Game 1 loss to the Chicago Bulls , there was a 53-36 count in the rebounding department that didn't favor Boston , and Jae Crowder noted how that was the difference.
The 21-year-old, who was singled out for praise earlier in the night by PFA Merit Award victor David Beckham, beat Spurs teammate Harry Kane to the award, with Everton's Romelu Lukaku in third place. Lampard said he expects Chelsea's threat to come from the outstanding Eden Hazard, despite a quiet game from the Belgian in the loss at Manchester United.
Romelu Lukaku has been nominated for both the Player of the Year and young player accolades after a tremendous campaign for Everton. Chelsea is being pushed for the title by Tottenham, which was also recognized at the Professional Footballers' Association ceremony when Dele Alli won the young player of the year vote for a second straight year.
French overseas territories and residents in some USA states such as Hawaii began voting on Saturday in the French presidential election, a day ahead of a main first-round vote that could change the global political landscape. Macron's emphasis so far has been aimed at wooing Fillon voters, but he has also unveiled proposals likely to please the left too, such as his call for better pay for teachers working in poor, socially diverse areas while also urging unity at a time when France is riven ...
Facing elimination for the second straight game, the Bruins trailed 2-1 going into the third period of Sunday's Game 6 at the TD Garden. "Next shot wins. This was the fourth game of the series to go to OT and it's the first time in franchise history that has happened to the Senators in a series. "Absolutely - one hundred percent", he said.
In that span, Paul suited up for just eight games, dealing with his own hamstring injury, but the Clippers went 7-1 in those contests and the point guard scored at a rate of 22.3 points per 36 minutes, a jump from the 20.7 points he averaged per 36 minutes for the entire season.
The Cavaliers defeated the Pacers 119-114. "That's the most frustrating thing, we could at least be up 2-1 and really be in the driver's seat in this series ", George said one day after in blew a 26-point lead and lost for the third time in six days.
He has seen his team throw away 22 points from winning positions and added: "We've conceded more than we should have, you can't be happy with your team when you are conceding too many goals". Both teams pushed forward in search of a late victor as the fourth official's board showed two minutes of added time, but a goal never came and the sides settled for a point apiece.
It was his first full contact action since March 30 as he had not returned to practice prior to start of a heated playoff game against the Warriors. The win also saw Golden State taking a 3-0 lead in the National Basketball Association playoff first-round series and is just one win away from advancing.
The Warriors hold a 2-0 series lead entering the first of two games in Portland. Western Conference: Memphis 110 bt San Antonio 108 (OT); Golden State 119 bt Portland 113. Kerr then said there is a chance he might not return this season. "I couldn't go full speed". "It's great that Mike has coached in this league 10 years, coached the Finals", Kerr said.
After the clashes between Leicester City supporters and officers that preceded last week's quarter-final first leg between Atletico Madrid and the Premier League champions, authorities in the Spanish capital pledged to reinforce its police presence for Bayern's visit.
An investigation into Hernandez's death by the Massachusetts State Police found "cardboard jammed into the door tracks" of Hernandez's cell to "impede entry", officials said. "The family of Aaron Hernandez has made a decision to donate Aaron's brain to study so that we can possibly help other young men who decide to play football and to help further that cause and also possibly shed more light on this case", Baez said.
Sergio Aguero gave Pep Guardiola's men the lead on Sunday but Nacho Monreal brilliantly levelled for Arsenal before Alexis Sanchez came up with the victor in extra time. First of all that we won the game (Boro game) and the team got its confidence back and after when you analyse the game again you look where did we suffer? "We will improve next season and be stronger".
Mazzulla dropped 39 points in the state championship game that season, and was named the Rhode Island Gatorade Player of the Year as a junior and senior. If the Bruins pull out a win Sunday afternoon, they'll return to Ottawa for the deciding Game 7 Wednesday night. "It's not because we started playing differently, they just scored".
He also had eight rebounds, three assists, and six steals. He rallied the Spurs by scoring the last 16 of regulation, but missed a 21-footer before the buzzer. In overtime, Leonard continued to be unbelievable and robot-like. In the month of April, the Spurs went 3-4, including three straight losses heading into the NBA Playoffs.
However, it was at that point that the Pacers mounted their final comeback of the 2016-17 NBA Season, as C.J. Miles connected on a three-point field goal that started the 17-4 run. He hasn't lost a game in the first round in five years. And it still wasn't enough. LeBron James hit a clutch 3-pointer with 1:08 left to put the Cavaliers on top for good.
The Portuguese said that he altered his gameplan for the Old Firm derby at Hampden Park upon the advice of his assistant Helder Baptista, but was disappointed with the way his charges approached the game. At that moment Celtic definitely had the momentum. Brendan Rodgers' men have yet to be beaten in domestic competition this season and there was little sign of that changing when McGregor's clever finish put the Bhoys' ahead in the semi-final contest at Hampden Park.
It was a good day for Arsene Wenger who saw his Arsenal side progress to the FA Cup final after a 2-1 extra-time win over Man City at Wembley. Keeping Arsenal on course for major silverware this season has helped to ease some of the pressure on Wenger's shoulders, with a top-four finish in the Premier League also still there to be shot at.
Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos then got a straight red card four minutes later after a two-footed tackle on Messi. Lionel Messi scored his 500th Barcelona goal as his stoppage-time victor against 10-man Real Madrid breathed life into his side's title challenge.
You take nothing for granted. "So they need to park it (Lions) and put full steam ahead into what is coming over the next month because we want guys getting on the plane in good form". "He's been fantastic tyhis last few years with Glasgow and Scotland and fully deserves selection". "He is very quick, very explosive, very dynamic, a great ball-carrier, so aggressive in defence - he has been the standout player for Wales since the World Cup, really".
The renowned athlete and fashion designer is now engaged to Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian, who proposed to Williams back in December 2016. The photo in Snapchat was captured laconically - 20 weeks. It definitely says something very unpleasant that news houses as respected as the BBC are so quick to link her pregnancy to speculations on the end of her legendary career.
The announcement on his website said typical recovery from single-level fusion surgery is six months. "The golf course hit me in the chin real hard early", he told PGATour.com. Sitting a two over for the tournament and looking for a final-hole eagle to have any chance of making the cut, Poulter fired his second shot into the water on his way to a closing par.
He has fast become one of the world's most sought-after attacking players - netting twice in the 3-0 Champions League quarter-final first-leg win over Barcelona on Tuesday. We have to improve, learn from these mistakes, analyse the game carefully and realise where we went wrong. "If we do things as we need to, we'll turn it around".
If momentum had meant anything in this series, Dwane Casey and his Raptors might be feeling kind of good about themselves coming home. The Bucks were ready to compete in the opener at Toronto, when they outscored the Raptors 51-32 in the second half to win going away.
A New York Times sports editor has claimed responsibility for what he called a "terrible" tweet comparing the New England Patriots' visits to the White House in 2015 and 2017. The contrast in photos was quickly explained by the Patriots to the New York Times when they noted that the 2015 photo included support staff making it appear like a much larger contingent.
Spurs return to Premier League action against Crystal Palace on Wednesday and remain Chelsea's only legitimate challengers for the title - four points shy of Antonio Conte's men. Instead, the Blues are likely to gain a psychological boost from their victory as they look to maintain a four-point lead in the title race. "We have to be careful how we build the team over the next two years".
I gave him 90 minutes because he was solid, he was in the game, he was intelligent holding the ball for us, assisting [by] coming inside to play. FELLAINI'S DEFENSIVE DISCIPLINE "I would say [we play with] three centre-backs because Marouane was there to mark the direct football and to give protection to the other two, but I think all three [including Daley Blind and Eric Bailly] were really solid, I repeat, against an opponent which is hard to cope with".
Clearly thrilled with the result at a venue where Liverpool haven't had much luck in the past, Klopp said: "It is one of the most hard places to come because in no game can you feel comfortable. "We came up against a side today, have a look at the resources they've go, and we we gave them a game". As mentioned he's assimilated well to his new surroundings and is the club's leading scorer in the league with Brazilian duo Roberto Firmino (11) and Philippe Coutinho (9) just behind him.
Less clear was whether even a narrow focus on spending would allow Republicans to avoid a showdown with President Trump, whose top aides have in recent days that any spending bill must include funding for a border wall. "We are asking for our priorities and importantly we are offering to give Democrats some of their priorities as well". Centrists might not want to let states duck the part of Obamacare that bars insurers from charging sick people more than healthy ones, since they had ...
To start the third quarter the Jazz cut the Clippers' lead to three with a 10-2 run with a unusual sequence of Boris Diaw playmaking, a steal, and sudden burst of offensive confidence until Chris Paul stepped in to stop the bleeding. "There's no sense lamenting his absence". I've said that before, they're homers , and I say when you go play there, you don't really see like opposing teams' jerseys; know what I mean? He's out for at least the first two games of the series .
Ivan Rakitic's stunning strike and a red card for Madrid captain Sergio Ramos for chopping down Messi 13 minutes from time put Barcelona on course for victory before James Rodríguez came off the bench to level four minutes from time. Barcelona were held to a goalless draw by Juventus at Camp Nou in midweek as they lost the Champions League quarter-final tie 3-0 on aggregate.
Hernandez's fiancée brought their 4-year-old daughter, Avielle, to court two days before Hernandez was acquitted. If Hernandez was suffering from CTE, the extent of the damage and the rest of the information gleaned from the study could turn out to be invaluable.
Kerr missed Saturday's game with what the team described as an "illness," leaving many to wonder if his current condition has anything to do with the complications he suffered from back surgery before last season. "So, shout out to Coach Kerr". Kerr works out daily and does yoga to help control the symptoms. "He hadn't been feeling well for a couple days, so I knew it would be a possibility", Brown told reporters before the game.