Garcia, who said this is the 12th ace of his life both in competition and out, has owned the hallowed fairways of TPC Sawgrass since his victory in 2008, when he used another incredible shot on 17 to win in a play-off. Fowler managed to see the big picture. The list of came-out-of-nowhere- day-one-leaders is impressive as well. Compounding the frustration, Spieth blasted out to 45 feet and three-putted for double bogey.
Nashville's Pekka Rinne ran Anaheim out of the first round last season for the second time in his career, and he returns with the surging Predators for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals on Friday. Drake Caggiula got credit for Edmonton's goal, and Talbot made 28 saves. The Ducks kept the pressure on, with Ritchie and Rickard Rakell each getting great looks.
The Labour leader sought to respond to Tory claims he was weak on defence and security policy by insisting he was "not a pacifist" but that if he was prime minister, the UK would focus on diplomacy and United Nations efforts to find solutions to conflicts.
MANCHESTER UNITED beat Celta Vigo on aggregate to progress to the Europa League final tonight - here are our Red Devils player ratings. Mourinho now has a chance to add the only major European trophy United have never won to the EFL Cup and Community Shield in his first season at Old Trafford.
The Spurs are now a game away from the Western Conference finals. There doesn't seem to be a consensus as to which would be a more hard series for Golden State, as most believe the Warriors will dispatch either easily. Leonard finished with 22 points in what seemed like a hard night for him. The San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets meet in game six of the National Basketball Association second round playoffs Thursday at the Toyota Center.
Both managers reverted to the teams that had started last week's first leg, which meant a United return for Paul Pogba, whose world-record transfer from Juventus is being investigated by Federation Internationale de Football Association. United will play Ajax in the final in Stockholm on May 24. He explained: "Obviously now Ajax think about the final". It will be hard. If Manchester United wins the Europa League , they will automatically be elevated among the top four of the English ...
Rajon Rondo, who was the point guard on the 2008 Celtics team that won the franchise's record 17th National Basketball Association title, did not play for the third straight game because of the broken thumb and strained ligament in his right wrist.
The Eastern Conference playoff series between the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards has heated up over the last couple of games, as the Wizards have roared back from being down 2-0 to tie the series up. The second thing we can do is believe the recency bias. And the Celtics got it done on the defensive end with 5 blocks and 4 steals in the first half.
However, Atletico's players went a long way towards making amends for their meek display in the first leg eight days ago in a thrilling opening. Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick in the first-leg had given them one foot into the final, but early strikes from Saul Niguez and Antoine Griezmann put the pressure on Real.
The bolivar currency is down more than 99 percent on the black market against the dollar since President Nicolas Maduro was elected to the presidency in 2013, meaning that $1,000 saved then would be worth less than $5 now. Motorbike taxi driver Anderson Dugarte, 32, died on Wednesday in the Andean city of Merida after being injured in a protest. Many are thought to sympathize with protesters' complaints about the economic situation but do not speak out for fear of retaliation by ...
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has elevated himself into the echelon of all-time greats such as Pele and George Best, according to Phil Neville. It ended with 16, against four for Atletico. We started well, the first half-hour was fantastic. "Then we had five or 10 hard minutes, but in the second half we were very effective, with few chances we scored two goals".
Officials say former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez hanged himself in his prison cell overnight. The prosecutor said MA would appeal the ruling. "But I know... one day I'm going to see my son". Reports say that the Patriots may be obligated to pay the $3.5 million bonus Hernandez lost as a result of his arrest, in addition to $2.5 million in base salary that was lost.
But if we lock in like we did tonight, limit our turnovers, limit their transition that gives us the best chance to win the game. Avery Bradley dismantled the Wizards in the first half. Beal 16, while Porter chipped in 13. Washington's Kelly Oubre , who sat out Game 4 via National Basketball Association suspension after running into Celtics forward Kelly Olynyk, heard chants for him long before he entered the game in the second quarter.
Son beat team-mates Christian Eriksen and Jan Vertonghen, Manchester United defender Eric Bailly, Chelsea's Eden Hazard, Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero and Crystal Palace target man Christian Benteke. Son was the first player from Asia to collect the league's monthly accolade when he won the September vote of experts, captains and fans. Five of the past 11 player of the month awards have gone to Tottenham.
The Atlantic Coast Conference had seven players chosen in the second and third rounds of the 2017 National Football League Draft Friday night in Philadelphia. Then, thirty-three picks later, cornerback Treston Decoud came off the board, when the Houston Texans nabbed the Oregon State stand-out with the #169 overall selection.
In a report by the Independent , Sharapova downplayed criticism regarding the wild card she received from organizers of the Stuttgart Open and two other events in Madrid and Rome. It was Sharapova's first match after a 15 months la. The ranking points Sharapova has collected mean she is already close to rejoining the top 250 on Monday, and victory in the last four on Saturday would guarantee a spot in the top 200.
Leonard, a two-time Defensive Player of the Year and 2014 Finals MVP rolled his ankle after stepping on James Harden's foot in the fourth quarter Tuesday night. Coach Popovich obviously did not like what he saw out of Leonard in practice, though. "He didn't want to come out, obviously". Of course, their chances of eliminating Houston without Leonard seemed pretty low, too, and look how that turned out.
Sabatini left Roma last October and has been working with Suning over his new role at the San Siro. "I have two more years of contract, and it is important to win and write the history of this club with my players". Eden Hazard, Thibaut Courtois and N'Golo Kante were all present with hoods securely fastened as the global football stars wowed shoppers by casually strolling down Birmingham's busy high streets on Friday afternoon.
James admitted that his playoff social media blackout has limited his knowledge of the details of what took place, however he was aware of how the Red Sox organization and fans responded a day later. The man reportedly denied using the phrase. The incident comes on the heels of Jones being racially taunted during Monday's series opener in Boston.
Olynyk is in the spotlight after flooring Washington's Kelly Oubre on an illegal screen in game three, having been criticised for his role in Kevin Love's shoulder dislocation during the 2015 playoffs. "Oubre's absence will hurt the Wizards" defense. In his four games against Washington , Thomas has 33, 53, 13 and 19 points. Boston Celtics big man Kelly Olynyk heard the boos from Washington Wizards fans Sunday night.
Of the five, last season's PFA Player of the Year Riyad Mahrez is garnering the most interest. However, Mahrez listened to former manager Claudio Ranieri's plea to spend another season at the club, instead striking up a gentleman's agreement that he would be allowed to leave at the end of the 2016/17 campaign.
We can expect Vigo to play their strongest side at Old Trafford, and since they are a goal down, they could easily throw caution to the wind. I am not enjoying that. "I like to see United playing with pace in wide areas, being creative and it doesn't sit well with me to see them playing like this, but you know what you are going to get with Mourinho and he is very good at killing a game when he needs to".
I left Highbury, they were crying, I left Emirates Stadium , they were crying. It was notable that he went over to the travelling Anderlecht fans to applaud them after United beat the Belgians after extra-time in the quarter-final. I don't think Celta want it more than us. "It's true I went to see him once or twice during the game but it was amicable". Addressing the press before Mourinho, Wenger had played down the significance of his first league victory over the Portuguese.
In San Antonio the Spurs played a tough game against the Houston Rockets , May 9, 2017, Tuesday night. The Spurs also won the second most games this season, with an ending record of 61-21, behind the Warriors who ended the season at 67-15.
Leeds left-back Charlie Taylor is a target and an agreement is close, with the 23-year-old set to leave Elland Road after boss Garry Monk said he refused to play at Wigan last weekend. As one of the highest-profile players to fall out of Chelsea manager Antonio Conte's starting lineup earlier in the season, Fabregas has maintained an exemplary attitude throughout, while remaining ready to contribute at every opportunity.
University of Notre Dame football games against Atlantic Coast Conference opponents from the 2026 season through the 2037 campaign are now official. Clemson will then go to Notre Dame in 2034, while the Fighting Irish travel back to Clemson for 2037.
Whether he was golfing Saturday morning, went on a date, or did anything for that matter, it's alright. And then he offered up his apology. The right-hander is scheduled to pitch Friday in Milwaukee for his first start since returning from the three-game suspension he received from the team for his unexcused absence from Citi Field on Saturday.
The celebration of the gathering peaked at an all-time high as he was officially drafted to play for Green Bay. "Other than that, if he wasn't a Wisconsin guy, I wouldn't say anything at all because I don't talk about players on other teams".
As I said we keep improving. "We would like to replicate our performance from the last two games", Saha added. The spin trio of Maxwell, Axar Patel and Rahul Tewatia dried up the runs in the middle period of play and were chiefly in bringing their team back in the contest; between them, the spin troika picked up three wickets in seven overs, while only conceding 53 runs.
The Spurs had a choice at the end of Game 5 in their National Basketball Association playoff series vs. the Rockets: Foul or defend. Kawhi Leonard sat the last few minutes of regulation and all of overtime with a (probably) ankle sprain.
Furthermore, they've just considered a bid for Liverpool player Daniel Sturridge. "He works really hard, it was bad luck and as I said, I will never give up on him". The Ivorian, 33, is stalling on a one-year extension with the Hammers appearing a highly possible destination - as long as they can match his huge wage demands.
And boy, did they do just that. After another disappointing end to their season, the Washington Capitals will be faced with more questions than in the previous decade as they enter the offseason at a fork in the road. That's when Fleury smiled and said something - but not to a teammate. He was originally only playing in the postseason because Matt Murray wasn't available for Game 1 of the first round, but he's gone on to play a key role in the Penguins' advancement.
And as it turns out - with his pro-Lakers, anti-Celtics mentality - Ferrell is rooting for the Wizards to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals, although the series is now tied at two games apiece. He is posting up Thomas underneath the basket with either John Wall or Bradley Beal, who are bigger, stronger players and making Thomas work hard on defense.
With both teams freshly relieved of a player and injury time wicking away, Ander Herrera thought he'd scored the goal that would shore up United's safe passage to Stockholm, only to see it ruled out for a Pogba foul in the build-up. Jose Mourinho's side will now face Ajax in the final in Stockholm later this month. "For us, it means the opportunity to win a trophy, it means the opportunity to get back into the Champions League".
ET, ESPN ). But they forgot to cover Avery Bradley and the rest of the Celtics , leaving Boston a win away from reaching the National Basketball Association (NBA) Eastern Conference finals. The boos sure to come from Celtics fans keep him going . "Everyone was prepared", said Bradley. "A guy like John Wall you're not gonna stop.He does a hell of a job on him".