Fellow centre-back Gabriel Paulista also left the pitch before full-time with a serious looking knee injury, and, according to the BBC , Shkodran Mustafi is now doubtful as he continues to struggle with concussion. "We've got a pre-season to prepare for next year and players want to put down a marker to be part of the manager's plans", he told evertonfc.com. If we'd played to our potential we could have been in the hunt for the other places but seventh is a decent climb from the places ...
In the penultimate game of the Premier League season, Arsenal welcome Sunderland to the Emirates Stadium for a midweek showdown. Wenger's gamble paid off as Sanchez scored twice after the break to keep Arsenal's slim top-four hopes alive and the Gunners boss had nothing but praise for his star attacker after the final whistle.
The Warriors also are the first team to ever start the playoffs 12-0. The fast break points margin was 32-12 in favor of the Warriors. In regards to that talent, Warriors owner Joe Lacob said something interesting in the aftermath of his team's Game 4 win over the Spurs-he admitted to wanting to face the Cavs in the next round.
The overtime rule change will take place immediately for the 2017 season. The move is being cast as a player-safety issue, and it has support from coaches. The owners also approved a proposal enabling each team to activate two players from the injured reserve list per season rather than one. National Football League teams will now be able to carry 90 players on their rosters all the way until the fourth and final preseason game.
The action opens with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals battling to determine who will face the Ottawa Senators in the East. Both Kuznetsov and Backstrom have four goals and three assists through six games. With experience, you can see things evolving a little quicker, you can focus on the right things, you can play with confidence because you've been through it before.
City officials said the true spirit of Manchester would shine through despite the horrendous incident. "We are in solidarity with the United Kingdom in addressing and combating violent extremism". Alex Klis, from York, is looking for her parents who have been missing since the attack. "We join in prayer for all those who have died, and for the injured and their families, and all affected by this tragedy", he said.
So far, 22 people have been reported dead while 59 are reported injured. "The priority is to establish whether he was acting alone or as part of a network". "This wicked ideology must be obliterated, and I mean completely obliterated". Coral Long, the mother of a 10-year-old concertgoer, told CNN's Hala Gorani that they were getting ready to leave the arena when they heard a loud bang from the left side of the arena that sent the large crowd running.
Wenger, whose side face Premier League champions Chelsea in next week's FA Cup final, said it was "very sad" Arsenal will not be playing in Europe's top competition next season. Middlesbrough were second best all afternoon and have had a season to forget as they head for the Championship. Pressed as to when exactly he felt the uncertainty about his future had affected his players, he said: "It's a good question".
An annihilation occurred: Warriors 136, Spurs 100, a 36-point destruction that pushed the Warriors up 2-0 in the West Finals - and two wins from a third straight NBA Finals - as the series shifts to San Antonio . A disappointed Popovich deems that as a group, his players never believed they could have won the game. He goes, 'Mike, I didn't know that was you.
Arsenal ended the campaign in fifth place, their worst finish since 1996, which consigned them to a place in the Europa next term, although they maintained their end of the bargain by overpowering Everton . "I made the decision to start Alexis at 4pm", Wenger said at a news conference. Bellerin gave the fan a thumbs up, but switched to a sweary hand gesture after being serenaded with: " Champions League , they f***ed it up".
Klopp hardly spent big last summer with the majority of his outlay going on Sadio Mane (£30million) and Georginio Wijnaldum (£25m). Arsenal have faced Chelsea twice this season, winning one game and losing the other. "He's [Wenger] nearly lost the cup final today because there is a big hole in their defence because Koscielny is a wonderful player and Gabriel is an able deputy", the Arsenal legend said on the BBC's Final Score programme.
There would also be offers from China, Qatar and Turkey, but Liverpool are the only who can offer him the chance to play in the Champions League . And AS report he has been inundated with offers, but Liverpool's looks the most appealing to the experienced goalkeeper and he may have already signed a pre-contract.
Irving was the Cowboys' most-productive pass-rusher late last season. Assuming Irving doesn't win the appeal and the suspension is made official at some point, it's a blow to the Cowboys. The potential loss of Irving for four games magnifies that even further. Tyrone Crawford , Demarcus Lawrence , Benson Mayowa and first-round pick Taco Charlton are other options at defensive end for the Cowboys whether or not Irving is available for the start of the season.
He underwent surgery on Saturday night, and Bourdais' doctor said that he was "better than expected" on Sunday morning, per Griffiths . "I got to know Sebastien a little better when I was living in St. Sebastien Bourdais' first season back with Dale Coyne Racing, which he drove for in 2011, has come to an unfortunate end. Bourdais, whose first two laps were the fastest of Saturday's qualifying session, hammered the Turn 2 SAFER barrier on his third lap after losing control.
One official told AFP it appeared to be a drone. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered the launch from an observation post and approved its deployment after analyzing the results with officials and finding them flawless, the state news agency said.
Drake accepts the award for top male artist at the Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Las Vegas . Cher thanked luck for her success as she was heralded as an icon at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday.
Nevertheless, qualification for the Europa League was a target that has been achieved and will help to recruit more quality to consolidate for next season. "When Mesut Ozil is on tune and at the top of his game, there is no one like him in terms of vision and how he pauses the game". "They've got to show how much distain they hold the whole situation in now".
More than 400 officers were involved in the operation overnight. Officials say children are among the victims. Ariana took to Twitter last night to break her silence following the tragic incident, revealing that she's "broken", and is said to have been inconsolable after being told about the casualties.
Milner, however, wants those who move to Merseyside to look beyond one esteemed tournament. Jurgen Klopp said in his post-match press conference, "We are Liverpool ". "It's very sad because for 20 years we were in it, and it is the first year we will not be in it", Wenger said. "It's quite easy to say "get rid of him", but who do you get?" But it will also mean that the club have more games to deal with and a much more congested fixture list, so they'll need depth as well as quality.
They are investigating whether he acted alone or was part of a wider network. Police have confirmed that the incident is being treated as a terrorist incident and that the single attacker died at the scene. He detonated the device in the lobby area of the Manchester Arena concert hall as fans of all ages, many wearing bunny ears, were walking out. "This was among the worst terrorist incidents we have ever experienced in the United Kingdom, and, although it was not the first time ...
The Rockies are tied for second in the majors in road wins behind Houston's 15 and trail only Houston in overall wins this season with 26 victories. Aside from a hiccup or two, Freeland has pitched pretty well this year. He attributes his success to a confidence that was lacking last season when he seemed to fall apart when things went wrong.
A horror own-goal from England's Fikayo Tomori rescued a point for Guinea in their 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup Group A fixture in Jeonju on Tuesday, but the African side may feel they deserved more from the encounter. Guinea almost produced their first U-20 World Cup goal in the 51st when Toure fired a left-footed shot in the box, but his effort was denied by the post.
San Antonio thoroughly dismantled James Harden and Houston 114-75 in Game 6 on Thursday night behind LaMarcus Aldridge's 34 points and 12 rebounds to close out the series as All-Star Leonard sat out nursing an injured left ankle he hurt in a Game 5 overtime win.
With a fast start, a sticky period at the start of 2017 and then an impressive finish, Philippe Coutinho's form rather sums up Liverpool's Premier League season as a whole. Having arrived at Stamford Bridge following the end of Euro 2016, Conte has made an instant impact with his managerial skills and that he will now aim to add another trophy in his account when Chelsea face Arsenal in the FA Cup final on Saturday.
Busch has 48 career Truck victories - three short of Ron Hornaday Jr.'s series record - and 173 wins overall in NASCAR's top three series, also winning 38 Cup races and 87 Xfinity events . Bell said he was "bummed" that he finished third in what he called a "second-place vehicle". If a driver uses those tires in the final segment, he or she will have to start behind drivers who use the harder compound.
It looked as if Classic Empire would go on to win, but Cloud Computing ran him down on the outside. A Preakness record crowd of 140,327 was there for what should be the first of many Brown Triple Crown race wins. His wife named the horse as ode to their lives in horse racing he said this week. He ran so hard in the Derby and today just wasn't his day." Always Dreaming lost for the first time in five races this year".
But me personally, I didn't have it. "I think when you play better, you feel better and you just kind of stay the course". "What did you do?" Making it more staggering is that James has been so brilliant in this postseason, taking his exquisite game to an even higher level.
Hayden, who was in Italy following a race at nearby Imola, was transported to the Bufalini facility following the incident on the Rimini coast on Wednesday. After switching to the World Superbike championship a year ago, Hayden finished fifth overall. A statment from the Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team on Nicky Hayden's condition has been released stating, "Nicky Hayden's clinical condition remains extremely critical".
Like the two teams they faced in before the Silver and Black in the playffs, the Warriors swept the Spurs . "He is a fantastic coach and a fantastic human being and a great friend", Lacob said. So, we know they're not going to give up at all. There is not much depth behind LaMarcus Aldridge at the power forward position. The Warriors shot 55.8 percent.
On how he got his team to play hard like it mattered: "We've got guys that have chips on their shoulders". Even with Sunday's lackluster performance, James is still averaging 32.2 points (second-best of his career), 8.3 rebounds, 7.0 assists and 2.2 steals per game in these playoffs.
The Spurs are all but certain to be without Leonard again on Monday in Game 4 . But Kevin (Love, 28 points) and Kyrie (Irving, 29 points) had it going early and they played well, so it kind of got him out of rhythm a little bit in that first half.
To make it tougher for Boston , James had help and the Cavaliers hit 28 of their first 45 shots and coasted, doing so in a game where Kyrie Irving , who usually kills the Celtics , scored just 11 points. That should have been all the hint the Celtics needed, but they still came out and played the game anyway. "We've worked really hard and put ourselves in this position to be here".
In the first three minutes after the injury , the Warriors scored a terrific partial of 18-0. Leonard is a near-certainty to miss the contest due to an ankle injury. He wanted to participate in the Finals for just the second time in his career, and he wanted to get a taste of the Warriors' magic, letting the Golden State offense remind him just how easy the game can be.
Fellow BBC pundit Garth Crooks was also critical, saying: "This has obviously been set up". It is understood that neither the FA nor the Premier League consider the act of pre-agreeing a substitution time against the rules. Then Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho explained Drogba's early substitution was due to a knee injury and had the approval of Dick Advocaat, who had steered Sunderland to safety that season.
I expect in Game 4 they will be. Nor am I sold Smart can have another game like that period, he picked up what they were missing from Thomas being out. His passes also were off the mark, accounting for five of his six turnovers in Game 3. "If it goes in or doesn't go in, they have a timeout left".