So I think Mr. Van Gaal left a good group of boys here with very good relations between them, and I've got that in my hands. "They miss this extra bit that brings resilience, brings you fight", he said . Real Madrid know landing De Gea would require them to pay a huge transfer fee, most likely in the range of £59-63 million. Jose Mourinho's United adopted a counter-attacking approach, happy to have players behind the ball but City were unable to make the breakthrough, despite dictating the ...
No surprise at the top of the National Football League draft: Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett was the first choice by the Cleveland Browns. Garrett stayed close to home in Texas, and he promised Cleveland fans "great things are coming".
Cishek was scheduled to pitch again Thursday for after working a one-two-three inning Wednesday in a rehab appearance for Double-A Arkansas in a 6-5 loss at Tulsa (Dodgers) in 10 innings. The only blip on the radar screen for Paxton was his previous outing, when he allowed five runs in 4 1/3 innings to Oakland. He stuck out five and walked two.
John Wall had a playoff career-high 42 points as the Wizards won the best-of-seven series 4-2. If the rest of the series is any indication, the Hawks are going to stave off elimination for at least one more night. Isaiah Canaan scored nine points, Michael Carter-Williams added eight points off the bench and Paul Zipser had seven. After his big block on Schroder, Wall somehow got one to fall as he slammed into Millsap, further silencing a crowd that was in a frenzy with the home team ...
So the new players when they arrive will find a group more ready to go for big things. While United are now unbeaten in 24 Premier League games, equalling the club record, the Etihad Stadium stalemate means City retain the upper hand in the push for a top-four finish.
The Blazers looking for their win at their home tonight against Warriors. That's at least how Blazers coach Terry Stotts sees it. The Warriors were cautious with Durant, who played well but only logged 20 minutes of time on the court. They were expected to take the next step after a 44-38 record during the 2015-16 season. He had 32 points and 10 rebounds in Golden State's 121-109 victory, but said his calf tightened up on him afterward.
Sharapova will now meet Kristina Mladenovic who was a victor over Carla Suarez-Navarro. But she is yet to drop a set in Germany and will earn an automatic place in qualifying at the French Open if she reaches the final in Stuttgart .
Nadal's next target will be his home event in Barcelona, where he owns nine titles. Nadal thus became the first man in the Open Era to win any tournament as many as 10 times. Nadal is now on an awesome 63-4 score in Monte Carlo and this was his 29th Masters 1000 crown, closing on Novak Djokovic who is on 30. In the first set, Nadal lost the support of much of the public as the chair umpire missed a ball mark and awarded a point to Nadal midway through, denying the frustrated Goffin a ...
The former Auburn defensive tackle had been selected in the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft with the 93rd overall pick. He is 6 foot four, weighs 304 pounds, and a year ago recorded 8.5 tackles for loss and 4 sacks for the Auburn Tigers and was named to the All-SEC first team, and All-American Second Team.
According to ESPN.com's Darren Rovell , Butt started collecting on the policy when he wasn't taken by the middle of the third round Friday, and he enters the fourth round Saturday having earned $150,000 thus far. With the $543,000 of tax-free insurance money equated to about $900,000 that is taxed, that means the Orange Bowl injury cost Butt around $2.8 million.
Arsene Wenger said Arsenal know what they must do to qualify for the Champions League after watching them beat Leicester City 1-0. I accept that. He was not the required distance. I saw after that it hit him somewhere. "I will check on the video". 'Every win gives you a little more momentum , ' a relieved Wenger said. Hector Bellerin says Arsenal deserved their win over Leicester City despite being made to work hard for the three points by the visitors resolute defending.
Luckily for them, he was still available at 99. But I will say this: if I was going to be putting any money on the line here, I would absolutely HAMMER the over and not look back. Former Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson and LSU safety Jamal Adams (a projected top-5 pick) insist that they'll be dressed in something not too over the top, but offering a balance between flash and classic style.
He said : "I am also training hard in the gym so I can be an option also - Mourinho and Tuanzebe against Swansea! ". That led Mourinho to joke he might name himself in the starting side, along with youngster Axel Tuanzebe whose entire first-team experience amounts to 22 minutes as a substitute against Wigan in the FA Cup.
SAN JOSE It never felt like the Sharks were ever out of their first round playoff series with the Edmonton Oilers . "I think we're a little bit more mature than people give us credit for and I think we showed that tonight", said captain Connor McDavid, who sealed the game with an empty-net goal in the final second.
Until the second round begins on Friday night, the only thing left to do is recap what went down on opening night by discussing some of the biggest surprises that nobody saw coming. "He probably is the greatest defensive lineman to ever play the game". This year, that is set to be the Cleveland Browns, who finished last season with just one victory.
Every player needs to know how to move position, change position, play in different positions - and I think he's asked a lot from them this year, and I think that might be the one thing he'll look at this year: did I ask too much from this group?" But Mourinho believes Liverpool, two points above United in third having played a game more, and Arsenal, four points below them having played a game less, are now their principal rivals.
The Browns have said they plan on giving it a shot. The Browns did not get the chance to take Trubisky because the Bears took the Mentor High and North Carolina quarterback with the second pick after a trade with the 49ers. "I knew there were teams inquiring about going up", Pace said. There, Cleveland selected tight end David Njoku from the University of Miami to complete their trifecta.
As a measure of Ferrari's achievement in breaking the Mercedes stranglehold and returning to form, the pole was only the Italian team's sixth since 2008. When I got the message we got the pole I was over the moon. "Going into this weekend, we were thinking it's probably going to be better than Bahrain ", Bottas said.
Capello, was enraged by Sergio Ramos' two-footed lunge on the Argentina global, which resulted in the Real defender being shown a straight red card. Barcelona is ahead on the head-to-head tiebreaker, but the two-time defending champion only has four games left, while Madrid - seeking its first league title since 2012 - has five to play.
The Jacksonville Jaguars just put Blake Bortles on watch with their first pick in the 2017 National Football League draft. It would be incorrect to say the Jaguars selected a running back No. "I'd rather not be compared to him because he's a great back". "Let me tell you I've been a coach for 38 years and I got to coach Leonard when he was in eighth grade and he's probably one of the most phenomenal athletes I've ever seen in my life".
She was inspired to head up her own Relay For Life team this year after losing her father, Gerry, to kidney cancer in February 2016. The event, which starts this Saturday at the Gage County Fairgrounds in Beatrice, is a chance to raise money for the American Cancer Society and recognize the people whose lives have been affected by cancer.
The Celtics' first-round series against the Bulls is headed back to Boston for Game 5. The Vertical's Chris Mannix, who is tied into the league and the Celtics' old guard pretty well, tweeted this on Monday: " Prediction: Rajon Rondo plays in Game 5 ".
Thames appeared to be favoring his left hamstring and came out before the Reds batted. He said after the game he expected to play Friday. Peralta is 6-6 with a 3.10 ERA in 15 career starts against the Brewers' NL Central rivals, who will counter with right-hander Rookie Davis.
That seems highly unlikely. The Chicago Bears weren't through with controversy after Day 1 of the National Football League draft. Here are 10 options for the Eagles. "This is a good player coming in here". See below for more hot takes and reviews from "experts" around the web. But if the Eagles want a bully to torment opposing wideouts at the line of scrimmage, Wilson could be their guy.
Harden had nine assists and seven rebounds , and Beverley, who had the unenviable task of guarding Westbrook , had a playoff career-best 21 points along with 10 rebounds . The side has lost away from home in two or more successive games on six separate occasions, proving the how hard road trips have been for Billy Donovan's men.
Bibbs, whose lone career touchdown came last season against the Raiders, arrived in a trade in which the 49ers gave up a 2018 fourth-round pick to acquire Bibbs plus a fifth-round pick (No. In 2016, Bibbs saw an increased role after a season-ending injury to starting running back C.J. And that's what Shanahan plans on doing. He'll be given a chance to compete.
Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler , left, looks to pass as Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas defends during the first half in Game 6 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Friday, April. The victor of the series will go on to face the victor of the Washington Wizards and Atlanta Hawks, with Game 6 to be played in Atlanta and the Wizards up 3-2.
That may not be true for Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson , who went to the Texans at No. 12 overall. If the Browns don't acquire any seventh-round picks over the course of the final four rounds, it will mark just the second time since 2011 they'll be inactive in the draft's final round.
And one supporter obviously lost interest in the game when he started browsing his mobile phone. The Gunners needed 86 minutes and a large slice of luck to break down the resilient Foxes as an own-goal from Robert Huth snatched a 1-0 win at Emirates Stadium.
He finished that game but has missed the three ensuing games, all of which the Celtics won to take control with a 3-2 series lead. Hoiberg said Thursday that Rondo's status hasn't changed changed and it's still unlikely he plays in the series , although it hasn't been ruled out entirely.
The Belgium global leads the goalscoring chart of the Premier League with 24 goals, while Costa has 19. Asked if playing the Premier League leaders might affect Lukaku negatively, Koeman said: "I don't know". We study the opponent and try and find a solution to stop them for players and the team. But Conte was keen not to look beyond Sunday, highlighting the need for his team to keep a clean sheet after conceding in their past 11 games, including Tuesday's 4-2 win over Southampton.
Spieth and Palmer only ended up team mates for the event after a casual round of golf last November with their caddies Michael Greller and James Edmondson . Four ball, then, is where the risk-takers come out, knowing that they have a teammate to bail them out if they try something and come up short. Cantlay is as stoic as they come.
NY is expected to put Cespedes on its disabled list and then send him off to Florida to go through rehab, said sources close to the team who wished not to give their names. The manager added the damage was to a different portion of Cespedes' hamstring than he previously had injured - which had forced him to miss three games last weekend.
Tottenham are four points behind Chelsea in the title race with five games remaining, while Arsenal remain in the hunt for a Champions League qualification place. I saw after that it hit him somewhere. When asked about whether his team could qualify for the Champions League by finishing in the top four Wenger added: "We have one advantage - that of clarity.
Both sides hardly threatened in the remaining stages of the first half, as Real went into the break with a deserved lead. Real Madrid are interested in signing Benjamin Mendy from Monaco should their approach for Theo Hernández be repelled .