Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has been nominated for the Champions League Player of the Week award, the Premier League side said. Liverpool has taken a giant stride towards the quarter-finals of the Champions League , courtesy of a comprehensive 5-0 win over Porto at the Estadio do Dragao on Wednesday.
He should have had a hat-trick at the end too. He is a special player with a lot of personality. There is no reason to think that the Portuguese can not play a key role over the next three months as City pursue the League Cup and FA Cup titles, too.
Asked if he has had any other history with Rondo, Thomas said he didn't know. While he can not be fully blamed for their struggles during that time, it is no shock that tension between Thomas and James arose once it became clear that he was not performing the way that the Cavs organization had hoped when they traded for him last summer.
Step one is just to get Lonzo back in action. The Lakers aren't going to give him the Big Baller treatment. The same can be said about Ball, who electrified crowds with his unbelievable passing and playmaking. Such a wish is coming true as the Lakers has been able to elevate their attacking pace and ball movement, particularly on the fast break which is reminiscent of the Showtime Lakers from the 80s.
The German even had two set points but could not convert them as Federer rallied and placed a forehand perfectly beyond Kohlschreiber to take the lead in the match after 54 minutes. None of the ties went the distance and, indeed, the first one up ended after four games, with Richard Gasquet retiring hurt when 3-1 down against French compatriot Pierre-Hugues Herbert.
That's when police say Nikolas Cruz , equipped with a gas mask, smoke grenades and multiple magazines of ammunition, opened fire with a semi-automatic weapon, killing 17 people and sending hundreds of students fleeing into the streets. Israel, however, could not confirm the number of victim students. President Donald Trump took to Twitter to weigh in on the shooting, asserting that Cruz should have been reported.
McCarron won the grievance he filed against the Bengals last spring and will become an unrestricted free agent March 14, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. McCarron, who guided Alabama to back-to-back national championships, could be a target of teams searching for stability at the quarterback position, such as the Browns, Jets , Cardinals or Broncos .
Yes, on skis but, as it turns out, she's a great flag holder, too. American Alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin took away the women's giant slalom gold medal at PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games here on Thursday. The Netherlands and Canada both have eleven medals. Brian O'Neill and Jordan Greenway scored for the Americans. There is also the prospect of a team event on the final Saturday of the Games.
Representatives from Chip Ganassi Racing, Schmidt Peterson Motorsport, Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing all confirmed to Motorsport.com yesterday that they would not be running Patrick in the 500, and all indications suggested she would run a third ECR auto.
Bafana are one of only five of Africa's top 20 nations to have moved up at all this month, and have taken a step - albeit small - close to the top 10. Meanwhile, Tunisia maintain their top position on the continent ahead of fellow World Cup finalists the Lions of Teranga. Africa's other representatives at the World Cup - Senegal, Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco - are 27th, 23rd, 43rd and 42nd respectively.
But it could be a lot more embarrassing for the Red Devils, as the current runners-up should be sitting outside the Champions League positions in fifth place, reckons former Premier League referee Mark Halsey. It was actually Basel who had the best chance of the first ten minutes however as Dimitri Oberlin burst through to go one-on-one with Ederson , but the young forward chose to take the ball round the keeper, rather than chipping him, allowing Nicolas Otamendi to make a late ...
If it is selected to host the 2020 draft, that will also be the same year the new Las Vegas Raiders stadium is scheduled to be completed . Other finalists include: Cleveland/Canton, Tennessee, Kansas City and Denver. "Working alongside VISIT DENVER and the Denver Sports Commission, we're confident that Denver would be a tremendous host to showcase the draft and the NFL in a great football environment".
I will remember your name forever, Aaron Feis . Feis also served as a security guard for the school. The gunman on Wednesday allegedly triggered a fire alarm in an effort to draw staff and students out of their classrooms before unleashing a torrent of bullets.
His action is different, he bowls wide from the crease, is skidder and rushes batsmen a little bit. When they came on this tour I thought it was going to be their strength. In an interview given to Hindustan Times, he said that Virat might need to tone down the aggression that he has as a captain. "Kohli has had some guys support him in the ODIs and that's why India have been so good".
Liverpool have struggled when required to manage games and protect leads in the recent past but had no such problems in Porto , and Henderson was pleased there was no repeat of November's collapse in Sevilla , when a 3-0 lead was squandered in a 3-3 draw.
The world's 23rd-ranked slalom skier didn't want to begin her third Olympic Games one day after they were supposed to conclude. Meta Hrovat (SLO), a fellow competitor at Innsbruck 2012, was 14. The 25-year-old lived up the pre-Olympics hype with a scintillating performance in an absorbing three-run final culminating in a six-man shootout to add gold to the silver he won fours years ago.
His opening partner Dilip Nath made 41. Even though Mustafa departed after making a half-century, Ahmed went onto register a ton and was dismissed for 114 before Shaiman Anwar provided the finishing touches with a quickfire 40 off 24. Craig Williams (54) and Lohan Louwrens (43) got the hosts in to touching distance of the winning target as the overs started to run out for the African side.
In the last few minutes, we were trying to defend and play on the counter-attack, and we did that, more or less, well. "It was a huge win, but it wasn't a shock for us" said the 24-year-old to the Northern Echo , "Most games we have played this season, we have been really good".
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte , meanwhile, insisted that the cup is not secondary to their Premier League or Champions League ambitions, with Barcelona coming up in the latter competition on Tuesday. United States Under-20 worldwide Scott is still to make his senior Blues debut but has featured as an unused substitute on five occasions in all competitions this season.
A view of the moon rising behind the Statue of Liberty in NY last month. The IOC told the USA team on Tuesday they could keep Lady Liberty on the masks. Rigsby has one on the chin of her mask. It's important to note that the International Olympic Committee has a strict policy in place to prevent politics from entering the Games, which are meant to be a time of unity among nations in honor of sportsmanship.
Drafted in 2000, Janikowski has been with the Raiders ever since. One of the longest tenures for an National Football League player on a single team has finally come to an end. The man also known as Seabass built up his reputation over the years by being a threat to kick field goals from 50 yards or more. Janikowski agreed to a pay cut in 2017 and then was placed on injured reserve without playing in a regular season game.
Dasun Shanaka and Thisara Perera gave Bangladesh's bowlers a torrid time to build on Kusal Mendis' half-century as Sri Lanka achieved their biggest Twenty20 global run chase to earn a six-wicket win. Soumya Sarkar (51), playing his first game for Bangladesh since October 2017, got the home side off to a rollicking start as they raced past 50 in the fifth over on their way to their highest T20I total.
Because of the Olympic tournament's structure, the two women's hockey rivals might still find themselves playing one another for a gold medal once again. Veteran Meghan Agosta got things started just 35 seconds into the game, depositing the puck past Raty after taking a ideal two-on-one pass from Melodie Daoust.
Smith, who also claimed the honour in 2015, polled 246 votes, 84 more than vice-captain David Warner , who won the award the last two years. The skipper was the hot favourite to take the award following a year in which he played 24 global games across limited overs and Test cricket and scored 1754 runs at 67.46 with seven centuries.
Trent Bridge - the English venue that hosted one of Australia's most embarrassing defeats - has again been overlooked for future Ashes Tests . The governing body revealed the news on Wednesday, having approved the key venues for all the major domestic and worldwide matches over a five-year period from 2020, subject to contract.
I think Brad will win 500 because he is smart, very analytical, a good drafter, he runs well at Daytona and Talladega - virtually two identical tracks. But while the race has history and tradition, it also has change. While discussing the challenges of running the oldest auto in the Cup series , the Ford Fusion , the longtime team owner spilled the beans to Racer.com in Daytona on Sunday that "we'll have a new body next year".
He needs 390 yards and 92 catches to move into number two all-time, right behind Jerry Rice. Fitzgerald, who will turn 35 on August 31, will enter the season with a chance to reach second on the NFL's all-time receiving yards and receptions lists.
Alexa Scimeca-Knierim and her husband, Chris Knierim , did not win a medal in their free skate event but said they had a greater objective in mind while performing at the Olympics. Two days later, they had a bronze medal around their necks. The U.S. has never won Olympic gold in pairs figure skating. They weren't expected to contend for a medal, but they also had finished ninth, seventh, ninth and 10 in four trips to the World Championships.
Porto have lost their last three Champions League knockout games (1 goal scored, 9 conceded). Jordan Henderson believes the reason little has been made of Liverpool's loss of Philippe Coutinho is that they still have the vast trio of Sadio Mane , Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino starring in attack.
Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion confirmed Wednesday that winger Marian Gaborik and center Nick Shore will be in the lineup when his team takes on the Buffalo Sabres 48 hours after they were obtained in a trade with the Los Angeles Kings for defenseman Dion Phaneuf and center Nate Thompson .
Before the tournament, the Russians were considered to be the gold-medal favorites in the first Olympics since 1994 without National Hockey League players. Slovenia's Blaz Gregorc cut the deficit in half with a little over 14 minutes left in regulation. The attendance was announced as 3,348 at Kwandong Hockey Centre on the campus of Kwandong Catholic University.
The centre-back moved to Anfield from Southampton for a record £75 million at the start of January and, despite netting a goal on debut, has at times struggled to gel with his new teammates. "I didn't want to make him nervous if he isn't, obviously he wasn't". "Of course he has to adapt a bit because our style is so different". "...
Operating with a back three, Chelsea ideally would want five if not six centre-backs in their squad to give them ideal cover across all four fronts and the Blues are in the market for another when the summer transfer window opens. The 25-year-old Argentine has just returned after being out with a hip injury for over a year. The veteran Swedish striker has struggled to make an impact during a second spell at Manchester United and has emerged as a top target for the LA Galaxy.
Giroud has helped lift some weight off the shoulders of Alvaro Morata , who has struggled for fitness of late and failed to score in seven matches since December 26, while also providing a slightly different option to link play up top. "I just want to play, I'm happy on the pitch". Olivier Giroud believes he found the "perfect club" when he made a deadline day move from Arsenal to Chelsea .
But well before he was selected to paint Obama , Wiley was recognized as a master of his craft worldwide, and his works have fetched as much as $143,000 at auctions. I am honored. I am proud. Amy Sherald , who in 2016 became the first woman to win the National Portrait's Gallery's Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition, was chosen (along with Wiley) from over a dozen candidates.