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by | May 05, 2018 | 01:47

We can not forget the period from Roberto Mancini, and especially Manuel Pellegrini. Guardiola said: "The Brighton game we will give him what he deserves, one of the most handsome farewells a player can receive". The 47-year-old was appointed as Bayern Munich manager in the same summer that legendary United boss Ferguson stepped aside at Old Trafford. And as he prepared his side to face Huddersfield on Sunday and Brighton on Wednesday in two home games, Guardiola confirmed that the Ivory ...

by | May 05, 2018 | 01:38

He led the Cavaliers to a 4-2 series win over the Raptors in the 2016 Eastern Conference finals as Cleveland went on to win their first championship, with Toronto then swept by the same opposition in the second round last campaign. Through nine games in the 2018 postseason, James is averaging 34.4 points, 9.9 rebounds and 9 assists per game. In NBA history, there have been 26 teams to win the first two games on the road in a seven-game series, and 22 of them have gone on to win the ...

by | May 04, 2018 | 11:09

While it will evolve over time, the key is that Ichiro's presence in our clubhouse and with our players and staff improve our opportunity to win games. Ichiro wanted to retire as a Mariner , the franchise with which he holds the all-time hits record at 2,542, and Seattle wanted to give the future Hall of Famer the sign-off he deserved.

by | May 04, 2018 | 11:06

Away supporters were held back at the Stadio Olimpico for an extended period after the match, which saw the Reds progress to the Champions League final against Real Madrid in Kiev despite a 4-2 loss. "You can not plan a Champions League final if you are not Real Madrid , Barcelona or Bayern Munich", Klopp said. But we will be really on fire, you can imagine.

by | May 04, 2018 | 11:04

The only regular eye contact Tiger supplied back then was to his golf ball. It's probably insane to expect Tiger to return to the Tiger of old. He long ago fell from the ranks of superhuman athletes into the "very human and very flawed" category.

by | May 04, 2018 | 11:01

Hofburg is an early 20-1 long shot that can steal this race at the wire, when viewers hearts pound so hard the roar of the surrounding crowd falls quiet. Rarely do fillies run in the Derby. The Storm Cat sire line has never produced a Kentucky Derby victor from a reported 51 starters. Also, catching his works on the backside this week, he has look absolutely stunning.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:59

Bellew had joked that Haye's manager Adam Moralee resembled the character Will McKenzie from the hit TV show and Buckley, who played Jay Cartwright, issued his own challenge to the big-hitting heavyweight. The pair meet for a rematch at the same venue on Saturday, and if it is anything like their first encounter it should be a superb spectacle. "I feel like everyone wants to see the fat kid get knocked out and put back in his box".

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:53

Despite losing the game 1-0 on the night, the Arsenal boss also highlighted the "stupid" goal they conceded in last week's 1-1 draw in the home leg as their undoing. If he does that, Atletico will be on their way to the final. Atletico didn't have Simeone on the bench on Thursday because he was sent off in the first leg.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:45

Witten, who turns 36 on Sunday , could not be reached for comment. It sure looks like Jason Witten got new hair to go along with his new job as color commentator on Monday Night Football with Joe Tessitore, which is a huge loss for college football broadcasts on ESPN .

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:37

Patrice Bergeron got the Bruins back in it with a power play goal, collecting a rebound in the slot and firing it past Andrei Vasilevskiy amid a pile of bodies in front. Following a successful penalty kill, the Bruins power play responded with a score to make it 2-1 at 13:12. "Bergy's a great positional player and Marchy is fast, so we try to be in a good position for Bergy in the "D" zone because he does a great job in the offensive zone for us".

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:31

AJ Ramos pitched a 1-2-3 ninth with two strikeouts and no walks (surprisingly). Teheran left Friday's outing with back tightness but is slated to pitch the series finale Thursday. He looked borderline unstoppable for his four innings of work. "I think we're all going to be really exhausted", Gary Soroka said. With the three youngest big league players all in their starting lineup, including the 20-year-old Soroka, the surprising Braves (17-11) began the game with four consecutive hits off ...

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:26

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Toronto Raptors battled it out in the first game of the Eastern Conference semifinals , but it was a war of words on the sideline that stole the show Tuesday. Perkins added that he told Drake , "Sit your ass down and watch the game". The altercation started when Drake overhead Perkins trashing talker Raptors player Serge Ibaka .

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:21

But with Game 3 Friday in Utah, Houston must adjust to a rookie whose game looks progressively more well-rounded. Mitchell missed a jumper and sailed above three Rockets players to grab the rebound and finish with an impressive one-handed slam, causing his bench and his teammates to go wild in celebration.

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:16

Uh, we traded out of the first round , and traded down into the second round and then, uh, traded back up, just for variety, and then we got a tight end from South Dakota State who did a really good job against Arkansas-Pine Bluff and Montana State.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:18

The Spaniard has now won 19 straight matches on clay (for a whopping 46 set streak). The title is his 11th career singles title in Barcelona . 31-year-old Nadal's win once again highlighted his superiority on the beaten clay surface favored in Spain and follows last weekend's triumph in Montecarlo and sets him up nicely for the forthcoming Mutua Madrid Open, which begins in the Spanish capital on May 3rd.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:12

Boston's 117 points represented the most Philadelphia has conceded in the playoffs, and it was the third-highest total for a Philly opponent since the All-Star break. Sixers: Embiid is the first Sixer with 30 points in a playoff game since Andre Miller in 2009. As a result, the Sixers' outside shooting and ball movement in the half-court lagged.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:08

In 2017, Penny finally got his chance to start. On the opposite end of the spectrum, though, the Seahawks received the only D, echoing a lot of sentiment about going with Penny this early. Seattle dealt its 2018 7th rounder to Denver, moving up seven spots to take who head coach Tom Herman referred to as "the punter" throughout last season.

by | May 02, 2018 | 00:56

The Boston Red Sox have baseball's best record at 20-7 and have won 18 games in April, tying a franchise record. Over 35.0 innings and a 2-1 record this year, Sale has a 2.31 ERA with 45 Ks. Brandon Woodruff (1-0) got the win in relief, striking out two in 1 1/3 innings. He has yet to face the Red Sox this year and did not record a start against them in 2017, either.

by | May 02, 2018 | 00:50

A statement from Rangers confirming his departure did, however, open the door for a return to his previous job in the club's academy. Rangers are in the market for a new manager after the sacking of Graeme Murty earlier today. However, Murty was again asked to step into the Ibrox dugout on a temporary basis after the Portuguese was sacked in October a year ago. The appointment of Gerrard, whose glorious Liverpool career came to an end when Rodgers was still in charge at Anfield ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 00:50

The man is 33 years old, in his 15th NBA season, and has been to seven straight NBA Finals. Anthony Davis and Rondo will challenge the Pelicans to play with more intensity on the defensive end. Head coach Alvin Gentry for the Pelicans is going to need to make an adjustment to the starting lineup if he wants to be able to match-up defensively with what Golden State does.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:30

The dispute erupts two months before Egypt open their World Cup campaign with a match against Uruguay, ending their 28-year wait for a place in the world's most prestigious football tournament. "Unfortunately, the way they dealt with us is a very big insult; I wished for better treatment", Salah posted a tweet on Sunday. Ramy Abbas, Salah's agent, said he has been waiting for a response from Egyptian officials.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:28

Watford goalkeeper Oretiz Karnezis spilled a Kevin Trippier cross into the path of Christian Eriksen , who lifted the ball over the scrambling goalkeeper to Alli for a simple finish. "In the whole season, in 10 months of competition, it is hard to keep playing good football". Half-time proved the tonic Tottenham needed and they assumed a tighter grip on the game just three minutes after the restart.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:24

He said that his government was following the Buddha's philosophy, which says that instead of feeling sad at other's sufferings, it is better to empower him to fight the misery. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has that Gautam Buddha remains a symbol of pride for all Nepalis, as he made a huge contribution to human welfare after being born in Nepali territory.

by | April 30, 2018 | 07:21

When the Seattle Seahawks selected linebacker Shaquem Griffin in the fifth round of the 2018 National Football League draft, the praise for Griffin reached a new level. Speaking prior to the draft, the 22-year-old from the University of Central Florida had said: "A lot of people are asking, 'Are you anxious about where you're going to go in the draft?" RENTON, Wash.

by | April 30, 2018 | 06:57

The date of the wedding is rumoured to be May 7 and an inside source revealed that Farah Khan will be choreographing the performances of the sangeet . A few days back, in a cryptic tweet, Sonam took a sly dig at all the gossip that has been going around her name. Sonam in fact even mentioned in her recent interview, "I think there is too much money spent; it's all very crass, and I would rather give that money away".

by | April 30, 2018 | 06:40

Palotta praised the majority of fans for the support they give and said the efforts of the Stadio Olimpico's "ultras" were part of their success this season. "We had an excellent start but then we lost our heads and the ability to stay in the game, and so we got ourselves into difficulty", Reuters quoted him as saying.

by | April 30, 2018 | 06:35

Everything they've done this offseason has been built toward winning now and making a push for the playoffs with Eli Manning in 2018. Overall, the Giants have turned the culture around in just one offseason and added several key pieces to the puzzle.

by | April 30, 2018 | 06:23

Chelsea went close to doubling their lead once more in the 74th minute, as Fabregas picked out Victor Moses at the near post but the wing-back was unable to convert as the ball squeezed wide of the post. Chelsea captain Gary Cahill added: "Let's see, let's see". "Our top scorer has scored only 12 goals". "When we arrived we were five points away from the teams above", Carvalhal said.

by | April 30, 2018 | 04:24

Max Verstappen: Verstappen has had a few incidences this season, and he has not finished where he should have in the opening races because of his tenacity. "He is the best driver, in my opinion, but also the best ones have days where it is just not 100 per cent". The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has historically been generous to the Force India team, but only time will tell if that will still ring true this year.

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:47

But so much of how the Steelers' 2018 draft is perceived in future years will hinge on what happens with Mason Rudolph . Joshua Frazier went to the Pittsburgh Steelers with the 28th pick in the seventh round. The Steelers have one of the NFL's top receivers in Antonio Bryant, who had 101 catches for 1,533 yards in 2017. Two local players signed free agent contracts shortly after the draft's conclusion on Saturday.

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:43

On Thursday, the Sharks and Golden Knights will begin a second-round series that is almost-guaranteed not to disappoint. Gerard Gallant of the Vegas Golden Knights is the clear favorite to win, and unsurprisingly he was also named a finalist.

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:19

The Pelicans swept the Portland Trail Blazers in their first-round series. Curry , who has missed the team's past 15 games, including all five games of the first-round series with the San Antonio Spurs , would be a welcome addition, but Klay Thompson warned that his teammates couldn't get complacent against the risky Pelicans.

by | April 30, 2018 | 01:07

On Saturday, as the most likely result happened and the Canucks fell to seventh overall in the 2018 NHL Draft, perhaps Canucks fans felt differently. Ultimately, the Canucks were fortunate not to fall further, though that's small consolation when the projected first overall pick perfectly fits the Canucks needs .

by | April 29, 2018 | 08:19

The Portuguese obviously stole his opponent's fire when he came to the Premier League in 2005, taking Arsenal's title away in his first season, and going on to retain it the year after. Arsenal could and should have added to their lead, but instead some comical defending cost them dearly when Atletico grabbed a vital away goal. On that note, United have not held Arsenal to nil since 2014.

by | April 29, 2018 | 08:18

General manager Chris Grier named traits such as leadership and competiveness as reasons for selecting Gesicki, but his athleticism was most intriguing for the Dolphins front office. His success came in his junior and senior seasons after a hard sophomore year where he struggled with drops. Saturday figures to be a busy day for Penn State as a handful of players including Marcus Allen, DaeSean Hamilton and Christian Campbell figure to hear their names called during the final four rounds.