Sidney Crosby , Penguins - Alex Ovechkin may have more head-to-head points, but a reminder: Crosby's Penguins are 9-5 in the playoffs against the Caps. Pittsburgh went 0 for 2 with the man advantage, but Trotz thought there were opportunities for his team to get at least one chance. Two days after saying he enjoys the battle against Crosby, Ovechkin answered in vintage fashion 18:17 into the second, firing a snap shot short side on Fleury.
Lajong went ahead in the ninth minute through A Dipanda but Aizawl equalised in the 67th minute through W Lalnunfela as the two sides split points in a highly-anticipated match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. One point from the match was enough to pip heavyweights Mohun Bagan at the top of the points table. Call it irony, Jeje played for Bagan. Aizawl's championship win, which was sealed with a 1-1 draw against Shillong Lajong on Sunday, has drawn comparisons in India with Leicester's ...
George and the Pacers won't give up in Game 4 , sure to show some pride in front of their home fans. The four-time MVP finished with 33 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, four steals and two blocks. Nene made all 12 of his shots and had 10 rebounds. Houston star James Harden scored just 16 points on 5-of-16 shooting, and he missed all seven of his 3-point attempts.
The 2-1 success booked a Cup final date with Premier League leaders Chelsea on May 27 in what will be a record 20th appearance in the showpiece match for the Gunners. "We competed here, we had more chances but the finishing was like it has been throughout the season", he said. Arsenal triumphed 2-0 in that particular game 15 years ago, achieving the domestic double just four days later by winning the Premier League at Old Trafford - what can Chelsea learn from that day to avoid a similar ...
Jose Ramirez earned the relief win. That's pretty cool. Thames was a megastar in Korea - he hit.349/.451/.721 with 124 home runs and 64 steals in 390 games from 2014-16 and was named league MVP in 2015 - and now he'll get to enjoy a little of his NC Dinos experience with the Brewers.
Let's just say the phone isn't ringing off the hook for Big 12 players so far in the National Football League draft. But hey, at least he did not smoke any of that wacky weed or deflate any footballs, right? Both sides have come to a mutual agreement in recent weeks.
Earlier, Murray looked a bit sluggish early on, dropping serve in the opening game. He said: "I need to decide now whether I go and try to get matches or whether I try to get myself in better shape physically, put as much work in as I can".
Pep Guardiola and José Mourinho have disappointed in the current campaign, unable to lead their teams to a major title, although the United boss has already won the EFL Cup and could take the Europa League trophy this season. United are facing a minor injury crisis ahead of the trip to the Etihad Stadium, with Mourinho confirming on Wednesday that Paul Pogba is not fit enough to feature.
The Alex Ovechkin Capitals have a fundamental flaw. The Pittsburgh Penguins earned a 6-2 victory in Game 2 Saturday, extending their series lead to 2-0 over the Presidents' Trophy winners. Coach Mike Sullivan said Sunday that the injured players would be evaluated when the Penguins arrive in Pittsburgh. In fact, among goalies that have played at least five games in these playoffs, Holtby ranks 13th out of 14 in save percentage with a mark of.911.
How did the Celtic players perform during their Old Firm win over Rangers? "But it's not just about my performance or my goal , it's about the whole team's performance". They tried a different style of play from last week but we proved that we are too good at the moment. As for the national championship, in 33 games the Rangers scored 58 points, with the goal difference 48-34 and takes 3rd place in the table, nearly guaranteed winning bronze medals for the championship.
Both City and United still have a game in hand over Klopp's side, however, and respective wins for the Manchester duo could see the Reds in fifth by the time they travel to Vicarage Road. "City are always fighting for the title and this year was quite hard, quite disappointing, because we have been frustrated at playing well, control the opponent, dominate the game, but then you see the result at the end and we've lost or we win by a small gap".
He picked up a goal and an assist in Nashville's loss, giving him two goals and five assists in the postseason. The left winger took part in a full-contract practice Friday but said it's hard to determine if he'll feel good enough to play. The Predators carried possession into the zone, where Colton Sissons' shot was redirected by McLeod. This time there was little doubt that Jake Allen had little chance to stop it.
The Chicago Bears made safety Eddie Jackson the 10th Alabama player taken, while the Minnesota Vikings made linebacker Ben Gedeon the seventh MI selection. The Green Bay Packers drafted former Miner Aaron Jones on Saturday afternoon. More to the point, the increased depth and competition were absolute necessities.
Klitschko has also fought in front of huge crowds at outdoor stadiums on multiple occasions and had 50 more professional bouts. "The Heavyweights is the most important division of boxing and this great battle in a mythical stadium like the Wembley before 90 thousand people had to be honored with a special belt, worthy of the magnitude of the event".
D'Arnaud, who was 0-for-16 in his last eight appearances entering the series, belted a two-run homer off Washington ace Max Scherzer in the second inning and added a three-run blast in the fourth. Jeurys Familia , pulled Friday night in the ninth while Washington tried to rally, retired three straight hitters to earn his first save of the season.
Ronaldo has a remarkable 85 Champions League goals in as many games since joining Madrid in 2009. His header cancelled out Robert Lewandowski's goal late in the second half and he then finished off Bayern with strikes in either half of extra-time after Sergio Ramos' own goal had levelled the scores on aggregate, although his last two goals were from offside positions.
Fiddler scored with 5:05 left and P.K. Subban had a goal and two assists, powering Nashville to a 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series on Wednesday. This is the third time in five seasons they've lost the first two games of a playoff series at Honda Center. Instead of simply sitting back and trying to survive the opening period barrage that was all but guaranteed to come, this group did the complete opposite.
Most importantly, Trubisky is ready to be the ultimate teammate. This was their third draft together. It's really bad between Pace and Fox. "He's been the same guy", Fox said. "I didn't think I was going to get picked until the commish made the call", he said. On TV Friday around noon, Mortensen reported Fox was not in the loop about the Bears' intent to draft Trubisky.
The team had believed and hoped that an operation on April 17 to remove a portion of the nail on the blistered finger would solve the problem. "I would expect there has got to be some kind of suspension", the Blue Jays manager told reporters while discussing Archer's alleged behavior Sunday afternoon following a 3-1 win.
Joshua - who preserved his flawless professional record with a 19th successive win - climbed off the canvas having been floored for the first time in his career to end the titanic heavyweight battle in the 11th and penultimate round in London.
A record-equalling 90,000 fans will be inside England's national soccer stadium - the largest in Britain for a boxing event since 1939 - but Joshua insists nerves will not be a problem. "A lot of great fights were fought in Vegas". I can't even believe they plucked any footage from the Fury fight to show "the best of" Wladimir. Anthony Joshua has blazed a trail in the heavyweight division but for now the only flames around the IBF champion are on the recovery table.
The Los Angeles Clippers have won six of their last eight home games. They don't have a top player at any position aside from Paul , and he's not enough of a superstar to carry this team. Who will win Game 7 is not clear as the series has gone back and forth. Three of the Clippers' four losses in the series came at Staples Center and the Clippers set a odd record befitting their painful past: They became the first team in National Basketball Association history to blow a series lead - ...
You have to give our guys credit. In the first game of each thing, one thing was apparent from the get-go: these are going to be truly excellent series from start to finish. "We're not proud of it but it's the position we've been in before", Gibson said. "This group has been through a lot this year, and it's starting to show".
If Pace does get to hire another head coach next year, I expect you hear plenty about longtime Saints assistant Pete Carmichael, who he worked with in New Orleans , and highly-regarded Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald. The Bears finished last in the NFC North at 3-13 in their second season under Pace and coach John Fox. "It's very normal to be sitting in the third round and there is a guy picked and the scouts and coaches look up and go all the way over to the right where we have the ...
Is Watt one of those? Pitt's James Conner, who captivated college football by overcoming a diagnosis of Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2015, was selected by the Steelers in the third round with the 105th overall pick. Fans nationwide let out a collective, "Huh?!?" when the Steelers took Louisville long snapper Colin Holba in round six. Without an edge rusher, secondary option, wide receiver running back, and quarterback, Pittsburgh would be heading into the season with significant voids on both ...
Twalla Clemmons said this was her first time attending the event and it made her feel like a kid again. Parking is limited, so carpool, walk, bike, or golf cart it to the Planet if possible. Thousands of children showed up at noon , excited to find the 6,500 plastic eggs filled with candy and 120 dyed hard-boiled real eggs - and a chance to win an Easter basket.
But the lineup is certainly much more risky when Turner and Eaton are at the top in front of Harper and company. Nationals manager Dusty Baker said earlier Saturday that he hoped Eaton's injury was "not as serious as it looked". It's a spot Turner knows well. Zimmerman's shot broke a tie with Andre Dawson to move into second place on the Montreal Expos/Washington Nationals franchise list with 226.
Selby had trailed 5-3 after the first session , but on yesterday morning he produced some exhilarating snooker. "I'm going to be turning 42 in May so it would be my best ever achievement", Higgins said of the prospect of winning again. There was a moment of controversy in the ninth frame of their clash when Hawkins twice fouled when attempting a precise safety escape before sinking a tough red with his next shot.
The Ferrari driver took his second win of the season after jumping Lewis Hamilton for second at the first corner, and getting ahead of Valtteri Bottas for the lead by being the first frontrunning vehicle to make a pitstop. " I had to take everything out of the tyre and then the tyre life was shorter ", Bottas added. "I was just sliding around with the rear end, struggling to get on power out of the corners, so the pace wasn't good and Sebastian was really putting pressure and they could ...
The pitch almost hit Machado in the head - and actually hit his bat behind him, resulting in a foul ball - and Pedroia seemed none too happy at the initiative Barnes, who immediately was ejected, had taken. However, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Britton was feeling better and is lobbying to pitch again. But Orioles first baseman Chris Davis thought the fastball was intentionally directed at Machado's head.
WASHINGTON-LeBron James scored 33 points on Sunday as he helped the Cleveland Cavaliers enjoy a series-clinching 106-102 win over the Indiana Pacers, moving into the playoff second round. It was the first time in franchise history the Pacers were swept in a seven-game series. There are a ton more numbers, like the superstar scoring or assisting on 73 points in Game 3, but you get the point by now: James is great nearly every night.
Toronto, should it choose to, can take some small comfort from the fact that it found sanity at just the right time. If the Raptors want to advance to the conference finals, as they did last season, they will need to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers , who eliminated Toronto 4-2 a year ago.
Gabriel Jesus equalized again for the Citizens in the 86th minute after sending a bullet header into the back of the net from Aguero's cross. Alvaro Negredo ( Middlesbrough ) - Often isolated in attack, the former City striker worked incredibly hard and more than deserved his goal .
There is no Marc Bartra , the Spanish defender who needed surgery on a broken wrist suffered in the attack on the Dortmund team bus that forced the first leg to be postponed by 24 hours. But Dortmund are a great team with great players. That's what we do best and today it worked as we qualified for the semi-finals. "We try not to let pressure get into our heads and play the way we usually do".
Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward (20) shoots as Los Angeles Clippers guard Austin Rivers (25) defends during the first half in Game 6 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Friday, April 28, 2017, in Salt Lake City. Can Utah take control of this game and series? In Sunday's other playoff clash, Boston claimed a 123-111 home victory over Washington in the first game of the Eastern Conference semi-finals.