The Pacers and Bulls held serve at home against undermanned opponents Wednesday, the final night of the NBA's 2016-17 season. The Spurs are in the playoffs for the 20th consecutive year, by far the longest active streak in the National Basketball Association.
Zimmermann comes off a ND in an 8-7 loss at Tampa Bay with five runs plated on ten hits in six innings. Hernandez made at least 30 starts for the Mariners every season from 2006 through 2015. It was the shortest outing for Hernandez since he lasted only a third of an inning at Houston on June 12, 2015. The nine-run fifth inning was the most scored by the Tigers since September 17, 2008, when they also had nine in the fifth against the Texas Rangers.
It would take a lot for Wladimir to decide to hang up his boxing gloves and go into a permanent retirement. Joshua has got a lot in his head right now, lots of people will be there and there is a lot of pressure, but he's focused and he knows what he wants to do.
I prefer to lose a game, than to have a selfish player. The former Italy manager added: "For me, it's sad when I listen to this, that one player must be more selfish to reach the top level". Southampton is at the middle of the Premier League table with only 40 points in 31 games played. "To be fair I just want to take the trophy at the end of the season".
They were considerably better in home games and even with a loss tonight, they are set up for a good situation heading into the third and fourth games in this series . Paul posted a complete game by posting 21 points while shooting 9-of-15 from the field and 3-of-4 from 3-point range and posting 10 assists. Tuesday night was an entirely different story, as you can see from the highlights below.
On Friday, he authored another playoff masterpiece, scoring 34 points, with seven rebounds and 10 assists in the win. And I'm thinking, 'I don't even know what that does'. We know we got a job to do. The fifth foul when we had it going, that was huge because we had to take him off the floor. While Crawford's scoring outbursts have become fewer and less frequent in recent seasons, the 37-year-old still has the ability to conjure up some of whatever it was that made him one of the most ...
The Thunder remained a strong team at home with the Game-3 win. They finally caught Nene under the basket, but forward Jerami Grant fouled Nene on a layup attempt giving up a three-point opportunity. Yeah Russell, I'm not trying to split you up, but twice in three games you guys have not played well at all when you've gone to the bench, and I'm just trying to figure out what's going on.
Chelsea are still topping the Premier League standings with 78 points with five games to the end of the season. I think that, in that moment, we have had a really important test, psychological test, and our answer was very good. Chelsea's lead lasted just 20 minutes as they conceded for an 11th straight league game. Costa then came to the fore after the interval with a brace - his second a wonderfully worked goal featuring one-twos with Hazard and Pedro.
Wenger added on the value of keeping a player whose contract is running down: "You amortise [gradually pay off] a transfer during the length of the contract". "I feel when you see today and you watch the stands, you see how big this club is", he said. Wednesday Premier League match preview featuring Arsenal v Leicester The England worldwide left Wembley on crutches after sustaining a foot injury during Arsenal's FA Cup win.
On the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson's debut, here are five things to know and celebrate. Weighing in at over 700 pounds, the statue will be secured with a steel rod and is said to have three quotes chosen by Robinson's family. Tomorrow, April 15th is Jackie Robinson Day , a day honoring the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and a day that has special meaning locally.
The Blues remain on course to win the Premier League this season and the exploits of relentless midfield dynamo Kante and playmaker Hazard have been key to their results this season. I've got to keep improving. His all round play is terrific and it's hard to believe he's only 21-years-old. Admirer Iwobi will get the opportunity to witness Kante's excellence up close next month when Arsenal and Chelsea clash in the FA Cup final at Wembley on May 27.
At the other end of the spectrum, James Harden was entangled in the octopoid grip of Andre Roberson's defense all afternoon, stymied at every turn by the Thunders suddenly pristinely choreographed defensive rotations. However, he said it's more likely the extra work he puts in to fight off Father Time. Rockets general manager Daryl Morey should be lauded by Rockets fans everywhere for his work during the offseason this past year.
He held off competition from fellow Chelsea player Eden Hazard and Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Kante was the third choice behind Eden Hazard. The man who covers 30 percent of the planet has been named the Professional Footballers Association's ( PFA ) Player Of the Year. "The big thing for me, after last season, is I wanted to put my chances away more".
After seeing off Spurs in Saturday's FA Cup semi-final, Chelsea took another big step towards a potential double, with just five league games now standing between them and a second championship in three seasons. "I'm sure my players are focused on our targets". Southampton midfielder Oriel Romeu is available to face his former side after completing a two-match ban.
Joshua believes that his opponent is "too old and faded" but he is also aware that Klitschko is immensely driven and should not be underestimated, "so he is still a unsafe fighter". "I'd love to fight in Africa like Ali and Foreman did, that would be awesome". He's going for his legacy, he wants his title back and it's an wonderful opportunity for me.
Strasburg's next turn comes up Tuesday, but Washington bumped back Joe Ross a day into that slot. "It's amusing - when you don't think about it, it happens", said Turner, who had the ninth cycle in Expos/Nationals history. Oliver Drake pitched a hitless sixth and Tommy Milone allowed two hits over three innings, including Adam Duvall's eighth-inning homer, for his second big league save, his first since August 2015.
Suddenly the Merseysiders are taking a keener interest in this week's two derby matches - in Manchester on Thursday and north London on Sunday. The France worldwide is a Liverpool player but is now on loan with the London club after a falling out with Anfield boss Jurgen Klopp.
This race will continue until the end of the league and for this reason we must be ready". "In the next three to four weeks, we must give our best, big efforts for all of us, for the players to try to focus, don't think about holidays, rumours, what will happen next season".
Someone who has received praise of late from Mourinho is 19-year-old forward Marcus Rashford , scorer of three goals in United's last five games. "So I could never demand more from him". Manchester United players reportedly disagree with Jose Mourinho over his treatment of Chris Smalling and Phil Jones since his arrival at Old Trafford .
Real, who do have a game in hand, go to Deportivo on Wednesday night, before hosting Valencia in the top flight and Atletico Madrid in their semi-final first leg clash on May 2. Cadena Cope report he will now miss three weeks of actions but AS state that timeframe is likely to be closer to one month, meaning he would miss the rest of the campaign apart from a Champions League final, should Los Blancos make it.
I felt like a member of my family came and sat down with me and said this is what I've made a decision to do and immediately, I'm disappointed, I mean I'd love to have him drive for as long as I own a race team, but as the conversation went on I felt like we're going to do things together and this this was going to come at some point.
Luis Enrique says he wishes Barcelona had the extra games Real Madrid have to contend with in the Champions League as the two Clasico rivals vie for the LaLiga title. In a see-saw contest, Rakitic put Barcelona ahead with a ferocious 73rd-minute drive before Ramos was sent off four minutes later for a two-footed lunge on Messi.
The most pressing health concern with the Warriors now is that of head coach Steve Kerr , who is missing his second straight game due to the return of painful symptoms related to back surgery he had almost two years ago. James, who averaged 32.8 points, 9.8 rebounds, and 9.0 assists, in the first round, also talked about his opponents in this series. He will not play in Game Four.
Yet despite the improvement from Holding and Gabriel, there is no doubt Arsenal's back three would look a lot stronger with Van Dijk alongside skipper Laurent Koscielny and Germany worldwide Shkodran Mustafi. Yet, that has not stopped him from putting up considerable numbers this season. "Number one in the Premier League". This season the Southampton defender has made 21 appearances, averaging 10 important defensive actions per game, passing with 84% accuracy, and even creating five ...
Steven Adams made a free throw and then missed the second on goal, and he corralled the rebound and found Westbrook for a 3 to make it a one-point affair. Westbrook bristled when reporters pointed this out. But Westbrook for the second straight game relied heavily on his mid-range jumper, without much effectiveness.
Tony Parker added 22 points for the Spurs two nights after he didn't score and wasn't credited with an assist in San Antonio's Game 3 loss. The Grizzlies' Game 4 overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs produced plenty of memorable moments.
During Griffin's absence last season - he suffered a partially torn quadriceps tendon in December (against Utah, eerily enough) that held him out until late March - Paul's stats increased from 19.3 points and 9.4 assists per game to 20 points and 11.1 assists per contest.
Portland could never answer the Warriors stellar play. If they did not produce a win in Game 4 and every following game, their season would be over. Lose this game and Portland gets to go home so you can expect the team to try very hard to prolong the inevitable.
The series victor takes on the Anaheim Ducks in Round 2. Nashville did it better, truly resembling for the first time the Stanley Cup contender they were thought to be when the season started. "For a lot of us, this is probably the worst feeling we've had after any season", said star winger Patrick Kane , who likely will decide this weekend whether to play in the upcoming world championships.
But both transfers collapsed on deadline day after paperwork failed to arrive at La Liga headquarters on time. The Spanish global penned a new contract at Old Trafford until June 2019 days after the transfer window closed, with the Costa Rican Keylor Navas - who would have been a makeweight in the deal - re-establishing himself as the first choice for Los Blancos .
However, Southampton manager Claude Puel has this morning in his pre-Chelsea press conference suggested that Saints midfielder Oriol Romeu isn't far behind Kante, stating that he "brings the same qualities" as the Blues man. "I can't get carried away though and will focus on learning and improving to help the team". "No, but if I get it, I will invite N' Golo to come to me with the stage", said Hazard.
On their final possession, after the ball changed hands to the Cavs and was regained by the Pacers , George attempted a 3-pointer to tie, but the shot was long and James secured the rebound, spelling the end for the Pacers and their season.
Now for us it's very important to try to fight and try to win the title". I think it's the right way for me, for the players, to be always together during different moments: positive or negative moments. In this part of the season, it's not easy. Earlier in the week, Saints boss Claude Puel claimed the Spaniard was nearly as good as newly-crowned PFA player of the year N'Golo Kante.
Kante also played a huge role, with the new PFA Players' player of the year his usual imperious self in the heart of midfield during the Premier League clash. And the Nigeria worldwide claims the 26-year-old midfielder has got something every team would like to have in a player. "And, also, it's important to understand that, sometimes, you can see players with great talent, with great talent to score goals .
Showtime will televise live at 4:15 p.m. ET/1:15 p.m. PT from sold-out Wembley Stadium in London. But Joshua's defence of the IBF belt against Klitschko will have 10,000 more people crammed into Wembley on Saturday night. "I've seen it happen. just before the first bell they crumble like a cookie and totally lose the concept", he said. He lost because he didn't throw no damn punches .