Drivers have a chance to earn one playoff point with a stage win and five points with a race victory. You never know when it is going to be the wrong hit. I hope Aric is all right. He and Jeff Gordon have each taken first three times on the Kansas oval.Watch out for Kevin Harvick: He has finished second or better in five of his last seven Kansas races.
The Chelsea Flower Show opens its gates in London, Britain on May 22. Kicking off on Sunday May 21, presenters Sophie Haworth and Joe Swift gave viewers a sneak peak behind the curtains of the exhibits at 5pm. If you miss the live action from the flower show during the day, you can still watch the individual episodes on BBC's iPlayer . Check the BBC website for the full episode guide .There will be a total of 15 episodes all available via the BBC iPlayer.
Acting head coach Mike Brown of the Golden State Warriors shares a amusing story just before Game 2 when he was almost arrested by traffic cops on his way to the game. He said he's strengthening and working on some things. "I mean, it's frustrating", Leonard said. He contributed 28 points in Game 1 but only 8 in Game 2 .
Today, the race hots-up to sign Michy Batshuayi .... According to The Mirror , Newcastle United are preparing to make a bid to sign Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi on loan for next season. Kristof Terreur, a Belgian journalist for the newspaper HLN, claimed on his personal Twitter account that the 23-year-old Belgian global was attracting interest from clubs all over Europe and cited Newcastle are also in the hunt.
England's Ian Poulter returns to the top 100 of the World Golf Rankings after earning a share of second at the Players Championship . American Kyle Stanley and Rafa Cabrera Bello of Spain shared fourth on 282. 1, 7 and 9, then refusing to blink or buckle under the back-nine pressure of the Stadium Course that has sometimes caused majors champions and double-digit winners to wilt.
The Warriors have swept all three of their playoff series and are the first team in National Basketball Association history to start the postseason 12-0, eclipsing the record established by the 1989 and 2001 Los Angeles Lakers . "I'm glad we got this done". "I got nothing but love and respect for him, plus he wear my shoes every year so that's a plus". Ginobili had come off the bench in 55 straight playoff games prior to his start in Game 4.
Today the 62-year-old held a meeting with Palace chairman Steve Parish , which ended with Allardyce announcing he wants to quit the club. He said in a statement: "In some ways, this has been a very hard decision to make but in others it has been a simple one".
And, it happened! Mumbai Indians claimed the IPL Trophy for the third time. And it turned out to be not so easy for Smith and his men, especially with the fall of Mahendra Singh Dhoni . Rahane had an early reprieve when Krunal (0-31) dropped him in the covers. As ball was not coming onto the bat , Pune took a full advantage of it in early overs to restrict MI to 16/2 at the end of 5 over as Unadkat removed both the openers in 3 over.
So, assuming there are no other delays, Los Angeles Stadium at Hollywood Park will likely not have to wait long before it gets to host the big game. Namely, it presented the problem of where Super Bowl LV will be played. The NFL has unanimously chose to move L.A.'s Super Bowl back from 2021 to 2022, after the new stadium's opening was delayed last week.
He just missed a chance at an eagle on No. 18 that would have gotten him in the playoff. "I'm positive because it means I can go back onto the European Tour and I'm positive because even after the finish that I had, I've been able to manage, so there are a lot of good things".
Philippe Coutinho has suggested that he will still be a Liverpool player next season following months of speculation that he was hoping to secure a dream transfer to Barcelona . "It is a long season and when our timing got better we were unbelievably risky", he told Sky Sports after Liverpool booked a spot in the qualification play-off round for Europe's elite club competition.
Dixon won the pole for the Indianapolis 500 just a few hours before the robbery. The police report says two males ran away after the robbery and that Dixon's wife was also in the vehicle. Dixon's team boss Chip Ganassi made light of the ordeal on Twitter, saying " There goes that Taco Bell sponsorship we were working on I guess ". You don't expect that to happen, especially here.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich meanwhile spoke admiringly of the Warriors . He played with abandon but a brain, he'd do things that he shouldn't have done and they worked. "They're really talented, but that's not the whole equation", said Popovich, whose Spurs had only been swept out of the playoffs two previous times during his 21-year coaching tenure.
Greater Manchester Police said they have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the incident, according to the AP. "When I got up and looked around there was about 30 people scattered everywhere, some of them looked dead, they might have been unconscious but there was a lot of fatalities", he said.
She ruled under a common law doctrine known as abatement ab initio , which holds that a defendant's death before an appeal erases the conviction. The day before Hernandez hanged himself in his prison cell on April 19 , inmates who knew him said he seemed to be "in a great place", according to a Massachusetts Department of Correction investigative report .
IS said "a soldier of the caliphate planted bombs in the middle of Crusaders gatherings", then set them off. One of those helpers was Paula Robinson, a 48-year-old who was reportedly at Victoria train station next to the arena with her husband when she felt the explosion and saw teenage girls screaming and running away from the Manchester Evening News Arena.
Both Celtic and the Hammers are expected to be in the hunt for Onkeyuru's signature this summer but the reported interest of Arsenal would through a spanner in the works of both clubs' transfer plans. It's all getting very messy with West Ham's potential deal to sign Henry Onyekuru from KAS Eupen in Belgium. It's a feat made more impressive by the fact that Eupen were newly promoted ahead of 2016/17 and ultimately finished 13th out of 16 in the regular season.
These two teams met three times during the season. "We're keeping everything internal, staying away from clippings and all that kind of stuff", Ryan said. Then, at the 14:32 mark, Pageau, the hometown hero of the series win over the Rangers, was able to steal a puck and Ryan took it in behind the Pittsburgh net.
The MVP race during the regular season was nearly always a two-person affair between Russell Westbrook and James Harden , but that doesn't mean LeBron James - who wasn't a finalist for the award for the first time since 2008 - isn't entitled to feel snubbed.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr . led the field to green in his No. 17 Fifth Third Ford and was accompanied by none other than Dale Earnhardt Jr.in his No. 88 Nationwide Chevrolet. Alonso told reporters afterward that driving an Indy vehicle was fun because, "They ask you if you are ready inside the auto, you say yes". Aric Almirola did nearly everything right in Talladega over the weekend.
Officials brought in the standard tire that was to be used for all teams in the race. This year's edition featured four stages (20 laps, 20 laps, 20 laps and 10 laps), with just 10 drivers qualifying for the final 10-lap portion. In making just a two-tire stop, Bowyer found himself with a pair of primary tires and a pair of soft tires. Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): K.Larson, 1 time for 39 laps; J.Johnson, 1 time for 18 laps; Ky.Busch, 1 time for 9 laps; R.Blaney, 1 time ...
Arsenal have a potentially massive tie against Everton on the final day of the season. When asked whether a decision will be announced shortly after the FA Cup final on May 27, he replied, "Of course". Wenger said he was unconcerned by Adams's criticism, especially since the former defender's coaching tenure at Granada , where he oversaw six losses in six games, has ended in relegation from La Liga in Spain.
The Chelsea manager has adjusted to life in the Premier League easily since joining last summer. According to ESPN FC , despite the fact that it could have been a way for gamblers to make easy money and exploit the situation, which The Sun claim has now occurred with two punters winning £3,500 between them, the Premier League and FA aren't expected to go any further in the matter.
British Prime Minister Theresa May and police said the bomber died in the attack on Manchester Arena - something that went unmentioned in the Islamic State claim, which also had discrepancies with the events described by British officials.
Marshall and Richardson also had a heated argument following the team's Week 3 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs . Richardson, who once told Marshall "he should be embarrassed " after NY suffered a 41-3 loss at the hands of the Patriots, ripped the wideout again Tuesday.
He told him to "stand up, don't flop". I think, ultimately, they were terrific, we were poor. "Everybody did their part". The result brought back some excitement to the 2017 NBA Playoffs that has proven to be a cake walk for the Golden State Warriors (11-0) and Cleveland Cavaliers (10-1) thus far.
It was a disappointing finish for a Spurs team that won 61 regular season games, regret magnified by the nagging frustration of not knowing what might have happened had not Most Valuable Player candidate Kawhi Leonard been injured in the third quarter of Game 1, a sprained left ankle forcing him to miss the final three games.
NFL overtime rules are among the leading rule changes to the league in 2017. Replays will also be centralized under the rule changes, with the league's officiating command center in NY now being granted final say over replay reviews, similar to how Major League Baseball handles reviews.
The attacker used a self-detonating explosive in the 21,000-seat capacity arena, police said , and noted that inquiries at this stage are focused on whether he acted alone or with the assistance of others. Her mother, Charlotte Campbell, said the 15-year-old attended the Ariana Grande concert with a friend from school who has since been found and is being treated in a hospital.
After racing out to a sizable lead, the Cavs' shooting went ice cold in the second half, allowing Boston to tie the game with five minutes remaining and take the lead with four. "Our chemistry is getting better and better and we're going to need it even more whoever we play in the finals", Durant told an interviewer. Stevens said he's never been around a player with Thomas' heart.
Supporters of the extremist Islamic State group, which holds territory in Iraq's Mosul and around its de facto capital in the Syrian city of Raqqa, celebrated the blast online. "As of now, and this may change as the day develops, we are aware of four people who have presented at hospitals in Scotland, two of whom have already been discharged".
The Frenchman's future is clouded in uncertainty after the Gunners failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 21 years, with the levels of discontent among the club's support growing louder as the season progressed. I think in the last 10 years, Liverpool was not part of it too often, two , three years ago maybe, once only. Speaking to BBC Sport about Hazard's future at Chelsea, former Spurs legend Crooks warned Conte that the Premier League champions can ...
The title will move Zverev up to a career-high No. 10 in the rankings Monday and place him among the contenders for Roland Garros. "Sometimes a win over a top player gives you confidence", Halep said after her semi-final. That's what he did with me today. "Yesterday was no wind and slow and just - I just couldn't find the proper rhythm, proper positioning on the court".
And next up is the NBA Finals and a probable third consecutive match-up against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers , who lost to the Warriors in 2015 then stormed back to beat the Warriors in seven games last postseason. "He said, 'Hey, I love you". It took three more years before he would arrive to play with the Spurs and he helped to produce an National Basketball Association title for San Antonio during his rookie season.
The La Liga champions said in a statement: " Real Madrid CF and Clube de Regatas do Flamengo have agreed to transfer the rights of the player Vinicius Junior from July 2018". It appears that the youngster will remain with Flamengo until at least next summer and potentially for an extra year on top of this, unless the two clubs come to agreement in that time.