What could be better than attending the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi or getting a role in the untitled Han Solo movie? He sold the Star Wars brand to Disney in 2012. Butera is not a huge " Star Wars " fan ("I've seen a few of them ", he said), but he knows enough about the two sides of the Force. Some fans even boldly suggested that Thursday's widely anticipated announcement from Buckingham Palace was Star Wars-related.
The Tigers' Matt Boyd threw behind Sano when he came to the plate in the fifth inning, seemingly exacting revenge. Tigers INF Jose Iglesias was placed on the 7-day concussion disabled list prior to Friday's game. Currently, Miggy owns a.369 on-base percentage and has hit three homers through 16 games with the Tigers this season. Blaine Hardy (1-0) won in relief, and Francisco Rodriguez earned his sixth save in eight chances this season.
We've got to treat them like finals. He may not put out a completely weakened team, he may put out four or five kids, but I think he's also looking at the fact that Manchester United have to go to Spurs next weekend. I remember that I met him in the corner of the room for the press conferences and we shook hands again . "Let's hope next week that Old Trafford wants us to win because when Old Trafford wants, we win".
Even though Gareth Bale is poised to recover from injury to face Sevilla , the visitors will follow up their 2-1 home victory over Real by forcing a rare goalless draw at the Bernabeu. "Let us prepare well for the game and do the best we can". With just three games left this season (four for Real Madrid ) any slip up in the title race between Barcelona and Real Madrid would be potentially fatal to their hopes.
With the score 2:2 the series returns to Ottawa. The Rangers have a blueprint of how to disrupt the Senators' tight forecheck structure as they head to Ottawa for the pivotal Game 5 Saturday afternoon. Based on the last game Zack Smith didn't play as much as he normally does while Ryan Dzingel hasn't done much in this series, either. Jean-Gabriel Pageau would get Ottawa's lone goal late in the second.
Getzlaf tormented McLellan as never before with two goals and two assists in Game 4. Dmitrij Jaskin - Playing in his first game of the playoffs, with Alexander Steen sidelined with a lower-body injury, the Blues winger scored a goal, matching his goal production in 51 regular-season games, and had a game-high eight shots on goal in a 2-1 win over Nashville.
Maria Sharapova makes her triumphant return to tennis after her doping scandal. "I have been waiting for this a long time". Murray comfortably won the tiebreaker from a 4-0 lead, but he only got there after saving seven break points and converting all three he had against Ramos-Vinolas.
Ramos also applauded as he departed the Santiago Bernabeu pitch, with Madrid's appeal against the dismissal having been rejected by the competition committee of the RFEF, which described the foul on Messi as a "violent act" in its ruling.
In between his strikes, Traore lined up 19-year-old Denmark striker Kasper Dolberg to score Ajax's second in the 34th minute, and Amin Younes added the hosts' third in the 49th minute. Juventus hit Monaco on a quick counter attacking move. Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri: "These lads are having a season which could become something quite extraordinary".
The Portland Trail Blazers are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.7 rebounds per game. Draymond Green totaled 21, Klay Thompson 18 and Zaza Pachulia 11. "I think it was much more about them and how good they are", Stotts said. HollywoodLifers , who will you be rooting for in this game? With a 3-0 lead, they could conceivably feel they could take the night off on the road and win the series at home in Game 5.
The second year is postponed for up to three years. The embargo applies to players in the Under-10 to Under-18 age range and will block Manchester City from registering academy players who have been registered with other Premier League of EFL clubs in the previous 18 months.
Kenyan long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge ran a marathon on Saturday in 2 hours and 25 seconds, about 2 1/2 minutes faster than the current world record. In his pursuit of sporting immortality Kipchoge had to set a ferocious pace of 4min 34sec per mile - seven seconds quicker than the world record pace set by Kimetto at the 2014 Berlin Marathon .
Conte began against Tottenham with Eden Hazard and Diego Costa on the bench - a decision made partly with one eye on this week's league games against Southampton and Everton. Maybe it gave us more confidence for the second half. " Most important thing is that we get the win". Chelsea trumped Tottenham in the semi-finals of the FA Cup to book their place in the finals of the premier English cup competition.
Ahead of the second leg, Jose Mourinho's side will be strong favourites to progress to face Ajax or Lyon in Stockholm on May 24 in the final of a competition they have never won. "We are going to try", Mourinho said. Arsenal and Manchester United are facing each other for the first time in 40 years while outside the Premier League top-four.
San Antonio Spurs veteran point guard Tony Parker has been ruled out for the remainder of the playoffs with a ruptured quadriceps tendon, the team announced on Thursday. "If we don't have him, it's going to be a lot tougher to hang with teams like Houston and Golden State, the Clippers, that kind of thing", Popovich told The Associated Press before the season ended.
The 18-year-old continues to impress this season as he looks to add to his tallies of 24 goals and 11 assists in 39 appearances in all competitions. But he made a decision to come here, which was so happy for us. "I'm pleased for our people we can finally enjoy a lot of goals here", he told Sky Sports News .
In the other net, Craig Anderson stayed spectacular for the Senators , with 43 saves in Game 2 after 31 saves in Game 1. Mark Stone cut the deficit to 4-3 in the opening minutes of the third, but less than four minutes later, Brady Skjei scored the second of his two goals to increase the margin once more .
Celta Vigo are confident that they have the mental strength to upset an injury-hit Manchester United in the Europa League semi-finals, according to the Spanish side's striker John Guidetti. "I think I try to respect everybody and I do not want to make a case of any person". "Thinking about us as a team, I think it would be a good achievement with the many problems we have and would allow us back in the Champions League next season".
Aaron Ramsey insists Arsenal still believe a top four finish in the Premier League is possible, but admits they must be more "streetwise" against Manchester United. Players including Marcus Rashford, Eric Bailly, Daley Blind and Paul Pogba are expected to be rested for United's trip to Arsenal on Sunday. Midfield: Marouane Fellaini is suspended so Michael Carrick should get a recall after being left on the bench in the Europa League semi-final first leg.
Louis and force Nashville into a position where it would have to win a second game in this series on the road. Cody McLeod , another fourth-line player, delivered what proved to be the game-winner Sunday to give the Predators a 2-0 lead only 2 minutes, 29 seconds into the second period.
It's not that simple this year. Got wheelspin straight away and then I really thought I was going to lose a lot more but then luckily, both of these cars went side-by-side and I started to get the tow and I managed to stay ahead of Lewis in the end.
The goals came from midfielders Wilfred Ndidi, Riyad Mahrez, and Marc Albrighton. Leicester have an opportunity to move into the top half of the league when they host 13th-placed Watford on Saturday. The goalkeeper was in action soon after when he parried Cleverley's drive before Leicester broke the deadlock five minutes before the break. It was his third goal for Leicester since joining in January and set the Foxes on their way to a fifth straight home league win.
The Baggies are on an bad run, registering just one point in their last five games and have lost the last four consecutively. What time does it start? May 6, 2017 at 17:00, in the program of the 36th tour of the Premier League of England, a game is planned on the field of the Terf Moore stadium in which home Burnley will compete for points with guest West Brom .
Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. However, on a relatively quiet night for the Brazilian, it was Emre Can who proved to be the decisive man and provide the only goal of the game in audacious fashion. "I HAVE never scored a goal like that". "We know what it means, not only for us, but also for the fans of the club", he told United Kingdom newspapers.
That was the Old Trafford meeting in November. Wenger showed little interest in the notion that Mourinho could field a weakened team at the Emirates Stadium because of United's Europa League campaign. They were compact against a side who are hard to play against". Well, Zlatan Ibrahimovic could be about to do his best Terry impression if Manchester United win the Europa league .
More than seeding or home-court advantage, Popovich said, the Spurs needed Parker in order to stay competitive against the other heavyweights in the Western Conference playoffs. Perhaps Washington is the more physical team in this series, or at least that's the perception being created. The film session prior to the game must have really gotten through to the Wizards players.
Parker had an MRI exam after sustaining the injury on Wednesday as the Spurs evened their Western Conference second-round series against the Houston Rockets with a 121-96 victory. More from Yahoo Sports: • Red Sox fan gets lifetime ban for using racial slur • Just how bad was the Bears' Trubisky deal? CLEVELAND - LeBron James scorched Toronto for 39 points and became the NBA's second all-time leading scorer in the postseason as Cleveland rolled in Game 2 .
But these Ducks are a resilient bunch whenever it appears ready to count them out. Boucher expects Norris Trophy finalist Erik Karlsson to play after missing the third period of Game 4 Thursday night, and he said goaltender Craig Anderson will start after a rough go in NY.
Oubre bodychecked Kelly Olynyk to the floor in Game 3. Oubre jumped up and charged Olynyk, pushing his way through an official to shove Olynyk to the ground. "We've got options, we can move some people around". His absence will likely mean more run for the Wizards starters, and possibly more playing time for reserve Bojan Bogdanovic.
Cristiano Ronaldo wants to carry on the goalscoring form that has seen him reach the 400 goal mark for Real Madrid. I feel very happy and I want to try to give my best in the years that I have on my contract, to score goals as always and to help Real Madrid win titles.
Pittsburgh Penguins' Justin Schultz (4) celebrates his goal with Evgeni Malkin (71) and Phil Kessel (81) during the second period of Game 4 in an NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal hockey game against the Washington Capitals in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, May 3, 2017.
During the second period, the Rangers struck 19 shots and scored two more goals - Oscar Lindberg scored twice and actually killed the intrigue in the fourth match of the series. Karlsson skated 14:54 and was a minus-1 through two periods before his exit Thursday. "He could've came back but we just wanted to make sure". It was in Game 4 last round that the Rangers turned their series around against the Montreal Canadiens .
Louis. -Goalie John Gibson needs to match the stellar play of Oilers netminder Talbot. Jakob Silfverberg , Ducks - Silfverberg came through in a big way for the Ducks with two goals in recording the first multi-goal playoff game of his career.
Pedroia watched from the dugout for a second straight day Sunday with knee and ankle injuries. Justin Verlander stumbled again and Miguel Cabrera left after straining his right groin as the Detroit Tigers wasted a three-run lead against the Minnesota Twins, who burst ahead on their way to a 6-3 victory when Eddie Rosario hit a three-run homer that capped a six-run sixth inning in Minneapolis .
While several debatable calls went against the Oilers in game four, the Oilers aren't griping about the officiating, though McLellan did talk about the Ducks overtime victor. As Ducks coach Randy Carlyle figures, all of those decisions go into the big hopper labeled "Breaks". "He's been an energized player since our five-day break".