The victory gives Chelsea 84 points from 35 matches, seven points ahead of second-placed Tottenham , heading into Friday's potential title-clincher at West Brom. "For this reason I felt in my heart to clap these fans and wish every Middlesbrough player good luck for next season". "It's great for me, for my players, for the club to see this great atmosphere", the Italian added.
During Boston's first-quarter spurt Wednesday, the Wizards missed eight straight shots before it was ended by Otto Porter's basket. Every game has been decided by at least 10 points, and each of the last three have featured garbage-time fourth quarters.
The series shifted to Utah and Vivint Smart Home Arena Saturday night for Game 3 , as the Jazz looked to get in the win column against the top-seeded Warriors. After many months of waiting for this Jazz-Warriors series to come to fruition, it hasn't been all that great of a series. Specific areas to improve coming off the tightly contested win in Game 3 are better ball and player movement, an increase in physicality and pushing pace.
Some of the minor rugby nations could escape from Pool A into the Quart-finals in the form of Scotland and Japan with Ireland leading the group as the top seed in that group. "There is a lot of good history between the two teams and it will be one of the games of the tournament". "I'll accept whatever's coming and prepare accordingly".
Diego Simeone was thrilled with his players despite Atletico Madrid's Champions League campaign again coming to an end at the hands of Real Madrid . In the second half we played better, with Isco between the lines, Benzema. However, they knew one away goal would completely change the complexion of a compelling match - and Isco's opportunist strike did exactly that.
Alvarez is scheduled to fight Julio Cesar Chavez Jr .in a catch weight boxing match Saturday in Las Vegas . Yes, the long-awaited Canelo-GGG fight is a done deal for September 16 , likely in Las Vegas but, as Golden Boy CEO Oscar De La Hoya said , he's already fielded calls from around the world, such as Dubai and England.
He's been a Duck killer all year, as we spoke about yesterday, and there probably isn't another team in the league where moving him to C would create such an advantage for the Oil. Anaheim was without two key injured veterans. Only this time , the Drum was the Oilers. "To have them at the same time is hard". In other words, consistency is an issue.
Jae Crowder and Isaiah Thomas, who scored 18 points apiece, rounded out the four Boston starters in double figures despite off shooting nights. He finished with 19 points on 8-for-9 shooting, seven assists, six rebounds and three blocks, and it all started with an aggressive play less than two minutes into the game.
The ruling comes after Hernandez's appellate attorneys made a request under a long-standing legal principle in MA - which holds that when a defendant dies before their direct appeal is decided, their convictions should be vacated. First, one fellow inmate told authorities that Hernandez had mentioned he heard a rumor about the abatement rule, according to the court documents.
With five goals in eight Europa League games already, we're certain that plenty of people have tipped Henrikh Mkhitaryan to get on the scoresheet tonight, the Armenian carries United's threat alongside Jesse Lingard and Marcus Rashford. Mourinho is expected to rotate his side against Arsenal and Young would have been in-line to replace Antonio Valencia at right-back but the United boss may now have to come up with an alternative plan.
Chelsea's Diego Costa scores their first goal against Middlesbrough at Stamford Bridge, May 8, 2017. The gesture didn't go unnoticed by the fans. It's normal to have a lot of speculation around my players and the coaches, different coaches, so it's important not to lose the concentration and be focused.
He and teammate Jonas Blixt split just over $2 million in prize money. The 23-year-old Australian, the youngest and least accomplished player left on the course, had been painstakingly close to his first PGA Tour victory - from the final hole of regulation at the Zurich Classic on Sunday night through the fourth playoff hole Monday.
A pair of first-half goals each for James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata ensured Zinedine Zidane's team made light work of their relegated hosts on Saturday and moved level on points with league leaders Barcelona , on whom they have a game in hand.
Alvaro Morata of Real Madrid CF celebrates after scoring the second goal during the La Liga match between Granada CF v Real Madrid CF at Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes on May 6, 2017 in Granada , Spain. Ronaldo's Barcelona rival Lionel Messi has the next best knockout return in the history of the competition with 37 goals. The scorer of a sensational volley against Bayer Leverkusen to win the 2002 Champions League for Real, Zidane joined an elite group to have won the Champions League as a ...
David R. Schmidt. On Friday night, with the Spurs now without Tony Parker , he shook off his slow start to this series with a huge game that propelled his team to a 103-92 victory over the Houston Rockets and a 2-1 lead. "Besides that we're going to miss having him around". LeBron James scorched Toronto for 39 points and became the NBA's second all-time leading scorer in the post-season as Cleveland rolled to a Game Two triumph.
Sale threw a 98 miles per hour fastball at the knees and behind Machado in the first inning of Tuesday night's game at Fenway Park, leading plate umpire D.J. "Unfortunately, the bottom line is 4-5 is not what you're looking to do on the homestand against good teams". Andrew Benintendi teased a game-changing grand slam with two outs in the Red Sox's seventh, but his deep fly ball to right field was tracked down by defensive replacement Joey Rickard.
Ellis put the Predators ahead 2-1 at 3:07 of the third period, taking advantage of a turnover by Vladimir Sobotka and firing a slap shot past Allen. He owned the game, scoring his first playoff goal for the team and assisting in two more for the Preds, proving that that trading for him to help their playoff chances is definitely paying off.
Perhaps it's just a matter of patience - Kesler was much more successful on faceoffs than McDavid, so it's not like he got killed in the match-up. Tarasenko scores twice as Blues beat Predators ST. The puck banked off Anaheim defenseman Josh Manson's skate and pinballed underneath John Gibson , who stopped 27 shots. "I'm sure many Edmontonians could use a warm vacation in Anaheim, with all the fun activities we have to offer here".
Collins told the media in the Mets clubhouse that the information about Harvey would be kept in-house where it should be. Manager Terry Collins also would not discuss what triggered Harvey's suspension. Chen is 2-1 with a 4.33 ERA in five starts this season. The MRI came back clean and showed no tear or damage to his UCL - the ligament between the thumb and the index finger.
The Game 2 victory in the Eastern Conference second-round series came on what would have been Chyna Thomas' 23rd birthday if she hadn't been killed in a auto crash on April 15. However, the Celtics lead by Isaiah Thomas quickly made a comeback and led briefly in the second quarter . Kelly Oubre Jr. starting in his place in the third quarter, and the Celtics outscored the Wizards 36-16 in the frame.
Manish Pandey has drafted as an extra batsman in the 15 squad team to be led by Virat Kohli. "It was not really a serious injury". Prasad said the selectors seriously considered Kuldeep Yadav too before he put on the standby list. We always treat him as a batsman but the phenomenal stuff he does behind the wickets, not many people appreciate that. "I am delighted to be returning to the India side for the 50-over ICC tournament and look forward to making a meaningful contribution as ...
With the help of Kohli's unbeaten 66, India had chased a meagre 119 off 15.5 overs. Shami, whose last one-day global was the 2015 World Cup semi-final, replaced leg-spinner Amit Mishra while Sharma came in for opener Lokesh Rahul, who is recuperating from shoulder surgery.
On April 15, 2015, Hernandez was found guilty of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Hernandez was found dead April 20 in his prison cell after hanging himself, prison officials said .
Smith, a Jacksonville resident, and Jonas Blixt, who lives in Ponte Vedra Beach, won the Zurich Classic on Monday by making a birdie on the fifth playoff hole, the par-5 18th at the TPC Louisiana, to defeat Kevin Kisner and Scott Brown. The four-ball format has each member of a two-man team playing his own ball throughout a round, with only the best score on each hole recorded. "We're very happy with the way we played".
LEIGH GRIFFITHS: Starting in the place of injured Moussa Dembele, the Scotland striker thundered in a strike for Celtic's second, then hit the bar. Kenny Miller, who has just signed a new contract with Rangers , was on the scoresheet with his usual goal against Celtic when he provided a late consolation.
The Ducks will face the Nashville Predators in the Western Conference Final, with Game 1 at Anaheim on Friday. Equally impressive was that they held Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl scoreless on Wednesday after he had pushed them to the brink of summer with five goals and 13 points in the first six games.
The move would also likely be a positive one for the European Tour's Race to Dubai "Final Series", which finishes in mid-November, meaning it could prove a more viable proposition on the schedule for the world's best to compete in. The company has equipment deals with Dustin Johnson, Jason Day and McIlroy , three of the last four players who have been No. 1 in the world ranking.
However a goal from Isco three minutes before the break effectively ended the contest and changed the atmosphere in the final European game to be held at the Vicente Calderon. "We'll not go out to defend the result ", he said . Real Madrid is still without Gareth Bale and Dani Carvajal , who pulled a hamstring in the first leg, but Rafael Varene is available and will partner Sergio Ramos in central defence, while Nacho will probably cover at right back.
The Spurs own a 3-2 lead as the series heads back to Houston for game six on Thursday. Leonard finished with 22 points in what seemed like a hard night for him. Harden started slow in this series, shooting 9-for-30 (30%) over the first two games, averaging 16.5 points per game. Mills made five baskets from down town and was just as strong on defence as he contained Rockets superstar James Harden and made a crucial defensive play in the dying seconds.
It was a Champions League semi-final against a great opponent and they made things hard for us in their stadium, but our team demonstrated why we have been competing the way we have for so many years. Ronaldo has been in devastating form in the Champions League, scoring five in the quarterfinal defeat of Bayern Munich and adding three more against Atletico to practically ensure a third Champions League final in four seasons.
We missed him a lot. City have had problems in the goalkeeping department this season with Bravo failing to impress after being controversially signed by Pep Guardiola to replace England number one Joe Hart. "So we are better than all the teams in the Premier League, home and away", he said . The Belgian and Otamendi, plus Yaya Toure, anchored City in the centre, allowing de Bruyne and Silva to roam and a lighting-quick front line to attack the spaces between and behind Palace's defenders.
But Ireland captain William Porterfield, who began his professional career at Lord's as an MCC Young Cricketer, defended the current side. Will Porterfield's side were thumped by seven wickets in Bristol after collapsing to 126 all out, but produced a much stronger performance in their landmark first ODI at the Home of Cricket.
Plus, even considering how poorly they played in Game 2 , through three quarters of the contest they were only down five. Kawhi Leonard had 34 points, eight assists and seven rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs overcame the loss of Tony Parker to beat the Houston Rockets 121-96 on Wednesday night and even the Western Conference semifinals at one game apiece.
Staring down a risky Cubs lineup as if it belonged to the Kannapolis Intimidators back in Class AA ball, the rookie trio of Antonio Senzatela , Kyle Freeland and Marquez allowed only 12 hits and five earned runs over 20 innings. "I go back to spring training when I met all these guys". "It showed I could get back in the zone and get outs". However we might object to him as Cubs fans, be it his history with the Cardinals, perception of his personality, or online speculation about his ...
Kipchoge ran the 26.2 mile (42.16 kilometers) race in 2 hours and 25 seconds, beating the world record of 2:02:57 set by fellow Kenyan Dennis Kimetto in Berlin in 2014. Kipchoge , impassive for the main part of his effort, began to betray human weakness in those closing stages, blowing out his cheeks a few times, but then relapsing back into a Zen-like smile.