Eden Hazard scored as Chelsea beat Tottenham in the FA Cup semifinals on Saturday. Chelsea play at sixth-placed Everton on Sunday in what appears to be their toughest remaining fixture. "First of all it's important to win for us and to look at ourselves". They face a stern test tonight, however, Chelsea have won just one of their previous eight meetings with the Saints at the Bridge.
When I got home at 2.30am my wife was asleep and she said "what happened?' I said 'I'm going to Birmingham until the end of the season". There is every chance they might not get another point this season and interesting to see what patter Redknapp comes out with, all the time grateful that he isn't at your club.
He averaged 7.1 points and 5.1 rebounds as a reserve, but would inherit the lead interior role if he returns . Should Berry, Pinson and Bradley elect to return, coach Roy Williams would have a formidable lineup to defend the Tar Heels' national championship.
Mourinho, now at Manchester United, might well have made much of Chelsea's 4-2 victory over Premier League title rival Tottenham in an enthralling FA Cup semifinal on Saturday. Asked if beating Spurs in the FA Cup gave his side a psychological edge for the title run-in, Conte replied: "I don't think so. We are talking about players who wrote the history of this club", he said.
The two-time Daytona 500 victor set an afternoon news conference with team owner Rick Hendrick to discuss his decision. Now in the midst of his 18th full-time season at the elite Cup level, Earnhardt made his 600th career series start on March 26 at Fontana, California.
The Tigers' Matt Boyd threw behind Sano when he came to the plate in the fifth inning, seemingly exacting revenge. It all started Saturday when Tigers center fielder JaCoby Jones was drilled in the face by a Justin Haley 90 miles per hour fastball.
Hazard was runner-up to the Chelsea midfielder and the duo are also expected to fight it out for the Football Writers' Award next month. "We have to finish well but so far it's a very good season". It's a great honour for me - obviously the second year in a row - but I've still got a lot to do, I've got to keep working hard. "If we see the quality of his games since the beginning of the season, N'Golo Kante brings the same qualities as Oriol for us because he's very consistent and in every ...
Hoiberg was upset about the way that Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas is being officiated. But the game all but paled into insignificance. He did occasionally reference the emotional toll he's endured over the past eight days. "My teammates believed in me the whole time and kept me locked in and ready to go and kept me motivated and I tried to go out and take all that out on the Celtics".
Many believe they are actively shopping the pick but there doesn't seem to be an overwhelming interest from many clubs to move up to the top spot. As you know by now, the 2017 schedule has been released. Look for Washington to be a big player in this year's draft. Draft experts point to the 2018 QB class, led by UCLA's Josh Rosen and USC's Sam Darnold, as being more talented than the 2017 group.
He's an x-factor. So many times people are anxious about DeMar and Kyle and rightfully so, that the next spark plug, that next guy, that next instigator is the guy. Ibaka hit a three-pointer with the Raptors first shot of the game and just felt comfortable from there. It started under Toronto's defensive basket when Valanciunas flipping Monroe with his hip, and the brief exchange erupted under the Milwaukee defensive basket.
Southampton play an incompetent offside trap as Fabregas plays it through to Costa, who cuts it back to Hazard on the edge of the box. Chelsea's Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa celebrates after scoring their third goal during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge in London on April 25, 2017 .
Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Luke Shaw, Anthony Martial and Chris Smalling have all had dressing-downs from Mourinho this season. "I am happy to play there again and of course everybody knows me, I play where the manager needs me, and I just want to play like anybody else".
There's already no love lost between the Red Sox and Orioles, division rivals with playoff-caliber rosters who are expected to duke it out again this season for AL East supremacy. Machado is no stranger to controversy. The sad thing about this is that Barnes was likely brought into the game in the eighth simply to head hunt in Machado's direction.
Jay Cutler is coming off a disappointing 2016 season that was cut short after just five games due to a labrum injury. There's no question he's more talented than numerous guys who have jobs playing quarterback. Cutler's last season with the Bears was an injury-filled one. Cook's words are a clear message meant for QB-needy teams before the National Football League draft, which begins on Thursday.
Sandoval missed 195 of a possible 324 games over his first two seasons of a five-year, $95 million deal with the Red Sox. The Red Sox activated infielder Josh Rutledge from the disabled list to take Sandoval's spot on the roster. game today here at Fenway Park has been postponed. It will be rescheduled for July 16, as the first game of a day-night doubleheader. The Yankees are also 4-0 in their last four games versus American League East rivals and have won six straight versus an opponent ...
For us it's great to know that a week after we finish the championship we get to play in the FA Cup . "Of course we wanted to win and keep our momentum going but it didn't happen", Kane said. From the beginning we ran after the game , we ran after the score. With Diego Costa and Eden Hazard named on the bench, Chelsea were meant to need their best performance of the season to overcome Pochettino's intense Lilywhites.
Midfielder Yaya Toure launched a scathing attack on referee Craig Pawson after Manchester City were dumped out of the FA Cup by Arsenal on Sunday. The most notable of the lot are Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil . No manager has shown more dedication to the FA Cup than Arsene Wenger , who has won the competition six times with Arsenal - nobody in history can boast more.
He played a very good game". Alli, who was controversially overlooked for the main Footballer of the Year prize, saw off competition from team-mate Harry Kane, Burnley's Michael Keane, Romelu Lukaku from Everton , Sunderland's Jordan Pickford and Manchester City's Leroy Sane to claim the award.
Aaron Judge , Chase Headley and Starlin Castro provided home runs for the Yankees, while a Logan Morrison homer blotted Pineda's book slightly. "Obviously he's just a massive human being (6 feet 7, 282 pounds), but he's got that kind of power and he's figuring out how to use it".
United didn't even need rested top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic to consign the leaders to their fifth league loss of the season, which left them only four points ahead of Tottenham with six games left. "I don't think a lot of people saw that scoreline coming or the type of game to be honest". The Blues' run-in also looks a little kinder, with home games against Southampton, Middlesbrough, Watford and Sunderland - but a real test to come at Everton.
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.
Grizzlies forward Marc Gasol hit a 12-foot floater with 0.7 seconds left in overtime to seal the win for the Grizzlies. A tie-breaking Game 5 will take place on Tuesday at the AT&T Center in San Antonio. Griffin and point guard Chris Paul were lost to injuries previous year, and the Clippers blew a 3-1 series lead against Houston in 2015. "It was a very frustrating process to see us turn the ball over that way", said Fizdale.
Parise, for one, realizes this season won't be viewed much differently from all the rest, even if the Wild's point total was their best. "We just couldn't match their pace at the beginning (of the game)". This uncharacteristic mistake ignited the Wild scoring for the night and sent them on the way to a shutout win in enemy territory. "We want to go out there and play the best game so far".
After the flight, Sanu received a letter from the family that sat behind him on the plane. You don't know us but we wanted to thank you . He saw you studying your plays, watched you make healthy choices with your snacks, food and drink.
Considered a future Gold Glove candidate at first base, Bellinger also plays the outfield and saw that as his most direct route to the major leagues this year. And the organization's top-rated position player prospect, first baseman-outfielder Cody Bellinger , will join him. In short, if the Dodgers call up Bellinger now he will have one less year of team controlled, cheap contract (something the Dodgers may not have to worry about).
Good luck with that. "Some clubs are interested in some players". Spurs have retained nearly their entire first-team squad on new contracts this season, although Alderweireld remains on the contract he signed when he joined in 2015. "Toby, since the day I met him in the Ajax first team, has always been a very grown up player". "We'll bounce back. There is still lots to play for this season".
Just last week Hernandez was acquitted of double murder in the deaths of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado in July 2012, which prosecutors said were fueled by his anger over a drink spilled at a nightclub. It seems insane to think that Hernandez's death could in any way benefit those he left behind. A lawyer who represents Lloyd's mother said she's moving forward with a wrongful-death lawsuit against Hernandez's estate, which includes a home valued at $1.3 million.
But at this point, I don't mean go insane but give you like compensation where it's something that you really, truly have. Like, give you compensation where it's something where you really, truly have to think about it and consider it, then we would have to consider it.
More bombshell news in the tragic Aaron Hernandez story. Former New England Patriots tight end and convicted killer Aaron Hernandez - talented, charismatic, wealthy beyond the imaginations of most, yet driven to deadly violence - will be remembered at a private funeral .
In the initial report of the story Monday night by WOIO television , Conley , 21, wasn't identified, but his attorney in the case, who spoke with the TV station for the story, called the woman's accusations "ludicrous and ridiculous". Rumors of a potential rape allegation against a "top NFL Draft prospect" began circulating early Tuesday on Cleveland19.com, but the prospect was not named and the report made it clear that the player had not been charged with a crime and strongly denied the ...
The San Francisco 49ers are "still strongly considering" taking a quarterback with the No. 2 overall pick in this week's NFL Draft. Picking Ohio State Buckeyes in the 2017 NFL Draft with general managers Doug Lesmerises, Ari Wasserman and Bill Landis.
We have a 25 per cent chance to win the Europa League, and we have to put everything on it. "I always feel that the season is very important for me, for the players, for the club", the 54-year-old said. "I think we have a good understanding in spite of the language [difference]. They are a very hard team". The referee, Craig Pawson, disallowed a goal from Sergio Agüero after ruling that the ball had gone out of play in the build-up, only for replays to show that the whole ball had not ...
The Ottawa Senators snuck out a Game 2 win at home over the weekend, carrying a 1-1 series tie to TD Garden when they play the Boston Bruins in Game 3 on Monday. "That's what you expect in the playoffs ", said winger Alex Burrows. He was able to tip a shot by John-Michael Liles by Anderson to at least get the crowd back into the game.
However, the team is looking for their bounce back with the great score tonight against SRH at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. "We will take what happened last night with a grain of salt". Fighter Kohli will seek to make amends in the up and coming fixtures against the Sunrisers and Gujarat Lions in back-to-back home games. I think that was one phase but now it is up to us, because we have set the bench mark.
It's really sad for them. And Mourinho added ahead of Thursday's Premier League derby showdown with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium: "When you give everything you have, I can not demand more from you, and Marcus, even not performing especially well, was giving absolutely everything.