Some of the top prospects include guard Markelle Fultz from Washington, guard Lonzo Ball from UCLA and forward Josh Jackson from Kansas. "He's a good friend of mine", Thomas said of the fellow University of Washington product, according to ESPN .
Japan's Kei Nishikori, the number seven seed, beat Spaniard David Ferrer 7-5 6-2 earlier in the day and will play either Britain's Kyle Edmund or Argentine Juan Martin del Potro in the last 16. He then cracked Nadal's service game again to secure a memorable victory. An increasingly animated Nadal knew he had to vary his approach and began to show a greater willingness to come to the net as he sought to disrupt the inspired Thiem's rhythm, a tactic that yielded mixed results.
At the end of the season, Fitzpatrick acknowledged that his starting days in the National Football League were probably over, but he expressed a strong interest in resuming his career. In 12 starts, he completed 59.4% of his passes for 1,905 yards, eight touchdowns and nine interceptions. Among the 60 wide receivers to see at least 80 targets last season, Evans had the fifth-most Reception Net Expected Points (NEP) per target while Jackson came in 16th.
Taking a break from Test cricket, the explosive right-hander who played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the ongoing Indian Premier League, had an elbow operation last autumn but returned for South Africa's white-ball matches in New Zealand earlier this year.
Nursing a twisted left ankle, Leonard could have played Thursday had it been an elimination game for San Antonio, but the Spurs held him out to rest the ankle for a potential win-or-go-home Game 7 on Sunday, according to ESPN.com's Michael C.
The update was on The Express newspaper website. Since the accident, Hayden's girlfriend Jackie and several members of the Honda World Superbike team that he now races for have been with him too. There was continued support for Hayden and his family on social media throughout Thursday. Rossi wrote on his Instagram account: "Nicky is one of the best friends I've ever had in the paddock".
Pletcher's birthday is June 26, under the astrological sign Cancer, which in Latin means, incredibly, crab. I believe Always Dreaming is the better of the two, but closer than you think. Speaking from experience, Blasi expects Lookin At Lee to build on his showing at Churchill Downs. Always Dreaming should lead almost every step of the Preakness just like the Derby.
This is the Celtics first home playoff loss since game two of their first-round series against Chicago. Celtics coach Brad Stevens on winning the lottery: "It's a great opportunity for us.". But on Thursday Lue said "it wasn't as bad as I thought it was once I looked at it on tape, in live motion". With a head of steam, James acted as a lead guard and just drove right at Horford, putting the big man on his heels and again laying it in easily.
The team has some dependable all-rounders like Yuvraj Singh , Hardik Pandya , Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin . Defending champions India will take part in the Champions Trophy next month, BCCI said on Sunday, ending weeks of speculation over the team's participation in the premier tournament.
Houston Astros' George Springer (4) is congratulated by Evan Gattis (11) after Springer scored on a double by Jose Altuve during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in Miami . "I don't know that I've ever been through (a stretch) like this", Marlins manager Don Mattingly said. Straily said he expects to make his next start despite the bruise.
Real Madrid must hold their nerve in the La Liga title run-in coach Zinedine Zidane warned on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) ahead of the catch up game against Celta Vigo . Real Madrid will travel to Celta Vigo to play their 37th fixture of the season and will be looking to cruise past the minnows with a comfortable win.
The cars have been mainstays in the James Bond books and movies, with Bond's exploits often captured inside of a fast-moving Aston Martin . It looks like Aston Martin is getting a new celebrity spokesman. Only 12 of those cars will be made and sold to the public and they're expected to fetch more than $300,000 each. Brady has already been one for unique endorsements as he is signed up with UGG Australia and has a meal service with Purple Carrot , but this one has another brand of ...
Brown has since instigated a number of changes at McLaren, with one of the most significant steps being a return to the Indianapolis 500 with Alonso at the wheel. "I think tomorrow we will concentrate a little bit more alone on qualifying, but the priority is the race". "I don't want to raise or lower expectations".
Sharapova won the title in Birmingham in 2004 and 2005. Her wildcard award is the first of seven for the competition, scheduled to take place between June 17 and 25, and comes just over a week after The Times newspaper reported she would be given a place in the tournament.
Spanish giants Real Madrid have given themselves awesome chance of winning the La Liga title after beating hosts Celta Vigo 4-1 on Wednesday night, May 17, 2017 . James, meanwhile, may well have already played his last game for the club. Madrid has been dominant from the start of the season, being in front for most of the league.
Against Partick Thistle tonight, the 20-year-old continued to impress with two handsome goals, while also creating a penalty. "We go one behind in the record for goals". "It was a joy to watch the team", said Rodgers. 'He's a brilliant boy but all strikers will always be the same - so he just needed a wee reminder that this is not about him or any other individual.
It was his seventh straight 30-point game. The Cavaliers led by double-figures for all but two minutes and eight seconds of game action the rest of the night as they cruised to their Game 1 victory. He came in averaging 34.4 points, 9 rebounds and 7.1 assists. "We've just got to be more in tune as a group", Thomas said. Obviously, we don't know the exact adjustments but we know they're gonna make adjustments.
The conclusion to LaLiga will be even more special for Isco, who could win his first league title in his home town of Malaga. "I'm feeling well, everything will be decided this weekend and I'm doing well, scoring goals and helping the team".
It also marked Kim's second win on the PGA Tour after he was victorious at the Wyndham Championship past year. He credited his first victory as the key to dealing with the pressure on Sunday, which now gives him another five year exemption on the PGA Tour.
Ultimately, Nadal overcame his nerves as well as a bundle of break points with some clutch serving and by going bigger on his groundstrokes, eventually setting up a backhand volley to seal the title. Vesely, from the Czech Republic, needed only one hour and 16 minutes to run out a comfortable 6-3, 6-1 victor and bridge a gap of five places in the world rankings.
Put into bat, Kings XI Punjab put up their worst batting performance of the season when it mattered the most. Shardul Thakur scalped three wickets for 19 runs while Jaidev Unadkat, Adam Zampa and Daniel Christian took two wickets each. "I think they were complaining that the wicket was a bit slow but when you play global cricket so much, you should get used to playing on hard or good wickets.
In an enthusiastic interview with CBS2, LaVar Ball said loud and clear that Lonzo will absolutely go to the Lakers. The timing was flawless for the Celtics, as Brooklyn finished with the worst record in the league. But is that right? Game tomorrow against a tough Cleveland team. They won the lottery and acquired Penny. But because it was before the "Super Bow era", nobody remembers his name.
INCIDENTS: Premier League match between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur, held at the King Power stadium. Tottenham travel to relegated Hull City on the final day of the season as Kane looks to better Lukaku and Sanchez and become just the fourth player to finish as top scorer in successive seasons after Van Persie, Henry and Shearer.
Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save during game three of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Ottawa on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. There were some tough bounces, and he bounced back from consecutive poor outings in the conference semis to post a Game 7 shutout against Washington last week, so it's probably ill-advised to get too hung up about this start.
It's so hard. People talk about if Tottenham are in the Champions League they are more attractive, but then it's about if you pay them. Win and Champions League football is theirs. We will decide at the of the season with different players. And, let's be fair, no-one ever heard of Dele Alli two years ago and no-one ever heard of Kane two years ago.
The easy math in the above tweet shows that Green pocketed $1 million for each game he played last season. Green produced 18 catches for 304 yards and a touchdown in those six games. The 26-year-old tight end was released with a " failed physical " designation according to the team's official website. In August of 2016, there were reports that Green was having exercise-induced headaches because of concussions he had in the past .
In the fourth, he hit Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu, who was trying to bunt, and loaded the bases, but threw only 11 pitches - including three strikes. Miami placed RHP Junichi Tazawa (ribs) on the 10-day disabled list, designated INF Mike Aviles for assignment, optioned RHP Tom Koehler to Triple-A New Orleans, added INF Christian Colon (waivers from Kansas City) to the 25-man roster and recalled RHPs Brian Ellington and Odrisamer Despaigne from New Orleans.
Assured on and off the court, Djokovic was the undisputed king of men's tennis 12 months ago, victor at the past three grand slam tournaments and favourite to end his frustrating wait for a first French Open title. And after a blistering start, Djokovic had to battle back from 3-0 down in the deciding set to book his place in the last 16 on Thursday against Feliciano Lopez, who beat Gilles Simon 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (7/3).
All fixtures on the final day of the Premier League will kick off on Sunday at 15:00 local time, with United having just two days of rest before meeting Ajax in Stockholm. The same report suggests that United's players will be given the chance to familiarise themselves with the ground on Tuesday, but all preparations will be done behind closed doors.
Mourinho is building a team that he can go to war with, and it will not be long until these kind of games are back to being the big battles we all remember. When Mourinho says things like this, it's usually claimed to be typical deflection to avoid people talking about why defeats. Champions League rules state that if the tournament holders do not qualify on the basis of their league finish then the winners of the Europa League must go through the playoffs but that will not be the case this ...
Like you know how he quietly landed in Mumbai at 1:30 am on Tuesday night while everyone was hoping him to reach by 5pm. He will be performing at the Bieber India concert for two hours, from 6 pm to 8 pm. Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale said around 500 security personnel along with 25 officers have been employed to ensure proper security at the stadium.
The Spurs play the Warriors in the opener of the Western Conference finals at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Oakland, Calif . Harden did not struggle, for to struggle one has to take shots. Game 6 featured a quiet performance from Isaiah Thomas and a not-so-quiet performance from Avery Bradley . The result was a national dialogue about uninjured NBA players resting and a 107-85 runaway by the Spurs , who were without LaMarcus Aldridge and Tony Parker and Leonard.
No. Next question", Trump responded curtly to a reporter during a news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday afternoon. President Trump on Thursday strongly denied any collusion between his 2016 campaign and Russian Federation, and rejected allegations that he pressured then-FBI Director James Comey to drop a related investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn - saying "the entire thing has been a witch hunt ".
Nigeria forward Alex Iwobi has expressed his delight after returning to first team action for Arsenal in their 2-0 win against relegated Sunderland in Tuesday's Premier League game at the Emirates. If it plays out like that on May 21, we're going to have a playoff for a Champions League place. Arsenal have not won a league title since all the way back in 2004 and have won just three FA Cups in thirteen years since then.
The NBA Draft Lottery was held Tuesday night in New York City and for the fans of the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, and Philadelphia 76ers, it was a joyous occasion. Instead, the Suns will be selecting fourth, behind the Celtics, Lakers and Sixers. The Celtics didn't know where the pick would land at the time, but since it has been unveiled, will Boston reopen discussions with Indiana? "I wish we would have gotten the No.