Djokovic joined Rafael Nadal in the last eight in Monte Carlo after the 30-year-old nine-time French Open victor demolished highly-rated German Alexander Zverev 6-1 6-1. He set up a match point with an excellent backhand cross-court victor as he retrieved a shot deep into the court, and clinched victory when Muller hit a forehand wide.
Griffin scored 11 points on 5-of-9 shooting from the field and collected six rebounds in 18 minutes. In the last three seasons, Griffin has been hampered by injuries - in those seasons, he's played just 67, 35, and 61 games. He reaggravated the quad in the postseason, forcing him to sit out and helping Portland knock off the wounded Clippers in six games. Paul called Griffin a "dynamic player" who is one of the best passers on the roster.
Manchester United defeated visiting and English Premier League (EPL) leaders Chelsea 2-0 at the Old Trafford to revive the fight for the title on Sunday. "Everybody knows why - it is because we drew too many matches at home and we are paying the price". "We have great players and Manchester United has the capacity to sign big players, so I can not sleep".
Sinclair, who has 20 league goals to his name this period, then smashed a 51st-minute penalty past Wes Foderingham , as well as the sole sour note to get a Celtic side that controlled the derby was a first half injury to Moussa Dembele.
In the original police report filed on the morning of the incident, neither Brantley nor the woman were charged. Brantley tweeted his thanks to a Tampa-area reporter for reporting on the event on April 13. Brantley was expected to be a Day 2 pick in the upcoming NFL Draft, but this incident will surely have a major negative impact on his draft stock. He is ranked as the No.
In today's El Clasico, Barcelona defeated rival Real Madrid at the Bernabeu Stadium to come back to the title race in La Liga . Brazilian striker Willian Jose scored in the first half and Real Sociedad held on to victory over Deportivo La Coruna to stay in contention for a Europa League spot next season.
Marchant said: "I'm really disappointed". "They were head and shoulders above everybody else", Barker said. "I just wanted to win the sprints and I was just kind of forced into it by other people getting laps and there was no other way to win the race so I thought, 'yeah let's do it'".
Their joy was short-lived, however, as the impressive Oxlade-Chamberlain whipped a unsafe, dipping cross into the City box and Monreal volleyed in at the far post. "We had a strong response today", Wenger said. "There was a tactical turnaround but we have been working on it for 15 days", Koscielny said. In a much livelier second half Toure robbed Aaron Ramsey and sent Aguero away from the halfway line for the Argentine to dink the ball past Cech for his 12th goal in as many games.
Juventus added another goal in the second half in Italy to leave Barcelona in what proved to be an impossible position. "We had chances to have scored and with better effectiveness we should have scored a goal". The Italian tactician had a great relationship with Juventus fans during his three-year spell in Turin although some bianconeri supporters felt betrayed when the manager chose to hand his resignation two days after the beginning of the 2014/15 summer training camp.
Andy Farrell has underlined the importance of belief when the British and Irish Lions tackle New Zealand this summer. Rory Best , Ken Owens , and Jamie George were all selected ahead of Hartley whose exclusion went down as one of the biggest shocks.
The Toffees edged above Arsenal into sixth with the point and now sit two behind Manchester United , but they have played three games more than both the Gunners and Jose Mourinho's side. British media reported this week that Everton were asking a world record fee of 100 million pounds ($128 million) for the 23-year-old Belgian global, who has scored 24 league goals in this campaign.
Barca's win takes them to level on 75 points with Real, but Luis Enriques side sit top by virtue of having the better head-to-head record from the two games with Real. "We can not be happy", Zidane said at his post-match press conference. "We are very happy for the victory and for him, because we need him". The Argentine was still down by Ronaldo drilled another fine effort towards goal that Marc-Andre ter Stegen did well to parry to safety.
Messi is the all-time leading scorer in the clasico with 23 goals . Ramos as reckless as everRamos left the field pointing accusingly at Spanish worldwide teammate and Barca defender Gerard Pique after being shown the 22nd red card of his career.
Well, unfortunately Lukaku does better against us than any other team. Lanzini saw his powerful shot bravely blocked by Phil Jagielka as West Ham continued to look the more likely team to score, before the hosts brought on Diafra Sakho for Jonathan Calleri, who had been ineffective in his first league start of the campaign.
The midfielder went on to say that he thought " defensively " the team was " perfect " as for a team at the " top of the table " they did not manage to " create any chances " during the game which shows how well the team played. The 27-year-old put in a man of the match performance that saw him shackle Chelsea's main man Eden Hazard most expertly, and the fans now want to see him rewarded for his efforts.
Upon taking a pass from Bobby Ryan , he fired a shot over Rask's glove hand. "I tried to get as much on it and luckily it found a way through". "It feels incredible and we took home-ice back and that's what's important", Ryan said. The fans were already in fine form before the teams hit the ice, whooping it up when the maniacal laugh of Ozzy Osbourne erupted from the PA system, signalling the start of heavy metal anthem Crazy Train.
Butler scored 13 of his 22 points in the second half, while Wade scored 16 of his 22 after the half, including hitting all three of his 3-pointers in the face of decent defense. "(The Bulls) came in and took (it), and we have to do the same thing", said Boston's Jae Crowder . "You have to continue to be positive and go out there and play hard, no matter what the outcome is", added Bradley.
The Manchester United manager was talking after his side had recorded an impressive 2-0 victory at Burnley just three days after Ibrahimovic and defender Marcos Rojo suffered knee injuries which require surgery during a midweek Europa League win over Anderlecht.
Tottenham were also in the title race last season but collapsed badly towards the end of the season to finish third, with Leicester City winning the Premier League. "At the end of the season when everyone is exhausted we need everyone to have the right mental attitude and happiness helps. But we must also remember we are still in a strong position".
PHOENIX - Yasmany Tomas hit two bases-empty homers and Jake Lamb and Chris Herrmann had two-run homers as Arizona improved its home record to 8-1. "I think our overall defense has got to tighten up", manager Clint Hurdle said. Tony Watson pitched the ninth for his fifth save. Alex Avila hit a two-run homer, Victor Martinez had two ribbies and Michael Fulmer allowed two runs on four hits in seven innings.
Two minutes later, the visitors should have been two goals to the good through Milner, who was found in space at the back post by the impressive Firmino, but he directed his volley over the bar from close range. It was the Brazilian's 11th Premier League goal of the season and provided the defining moment in a match that only came to life late on. "Missed chances", Pulis said, when asked to explain that disappointing record.
They do own the first overall pick in the coming 2017 NFL Draft but are expected to use that on Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett . However, the Browns could also pass up both Trubisky and Garrett in favor of former University of California and Texas Tech University quarterback Davis Webb, who threw for 9,852 yards and 83 touchdowns in college, 37 of which came a year ago at Cal.
And Rooney also found the net in the 39th minute for Mourinho's men to hand Manchester United a welcome boost in the race for a top-four finish. The Swedish stiker suffered what is believed to be knee ligament damage during Manchester United's Europa League quart-final victory over Anderlecht, and will face up to a year on the sidelines as he recuperates.
Was Pep Guardiola right to compare his man between the sticks to Barcelona's Marc-Andre ter Stegen? "I will decide game-by-game [who plays] and today I decided [on Bravo]", the City boss added. "After we played them, he told me: 'David Silva is the player for you, for Barcelona". "Of course the second goal is what we would like. Defensively it is about mentality and on many, many occasions, we are not strong enough".
All this to say that the reporter's question was fully justified, and that Westbrook shouldn't have taken it as an attempt to destroy his team's chemistry. According to the Thunder, Westbrook became the second player to claim three consecutive triple-doubles in the playoffs. Adams had 18 points on 8-of-10 shooting with seven rebounds.
We've been there". Even after the Sharks were shut out in back-to-back games of their first round series with the Oilers, Brent Burns spoke about how enjoyable it is to compete in the Stanley Cup Playoffs even after some rough results. "Pavs made a great tip on that one, the building got into it, and we rode that momentum". Thornton said Sunday morning he'd have wait to see if the Sharks' coaching staff would let him go through the pregame warmup roughly a half-hour before the 7 p.m.
There was a vocal contingent of disgruntled Arsenal supporters calling for the manager's head and their appetite for change will not have been sated by another miserable display. "We all did and that's not Arsenal at all". They came here with the hope they'd win the game. "The club is Arsene Wenger's from top to bottom, he's been there that long and rightly so".
All told, Chen tossed 100 pitches before manager Don Mattingly pulled him in favor of Ziegler, who registered seven strikes on 11 pitches to efficiently work his way through the eighth inning. It's anybody's guess whether Wednesday was Suzuki's last game at Safeco, but he's 43 and playing for a National League club. "I was sitting on the bench and I said, 'Of course he did that, ' " Christian Yelich said.
After sharing in a third-wicket partnership of 131 with Babar Azam on Sunday, Younis was caught at cover off paceman Shannon Gabriel for 58. Younus, playing in his 116th Test, will retire after the three-match series in the Caribbean having made his debut in 2000.
You could see that on some occasions, we were a bit over-cautious tonight. "I went with three at the back to give more reassurance to the team especially as we were up against a team which we thought might have played a direct game". Middlesbrough is second from bottom, six points adrift of safety with six matches left. Against Palace and West Brom, we had 70 per cent of the possession and we lost.
Taking their lead from the New York Times , which tweeted out a misleading photo of Wednesday's visit, detractors highlighted a tweet from Brady's wife, supermodel Gisele Bundchen. Not mentioned by Trump were the many absent players. "Patriots' turnout for President Obama in 2015 vs. Patriots' turnout for President Trump today", the tweet said .
The squad was reportedly held up by 20 minutes outside team hotel by officers who apparently gave no reason. Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel appeared to attribute his side's slow start to scenes before the game. But the French side will miss the ballast that defensive midfielder Fabinho provides in front of the back four; the Brazilian is suspended after picking up a booking in the first leg.
Wednesday's 2-0 loss to the Dodgers was the first time the Cubs were shut out at Wrigley Field since May 31, 2016, also against Los Angeles. "The Cubs will never win a World Series so long as the goat is not allowed in Wrigley Field ".
Bayern headed into the game without the injured duo of Robert Lewandowski and Mats Hummels , while Real themselves were without Pepe and Raphael Varane. Defender Raphael Varane and Pepe both missed the first leg, and they'll continue to be absent in the return tie. "We're happy with the game we played".
Warriors: F Matt Barnes (R foot/ankle bone bruise), F Kevin Durant (L calf strain) and G Shaun Livingston (R index finger sprain and hand contusion) were listed as questionable and downgraded to out. The Warriors can complete the sweep Monday in Portland . With Lillard scoring 15 points, Portland carried a 37-30 lead into the second quarter.