That NBA season was the first and only time a player averaged a triple-double until Westbrook achieved the feat this season. Westbrook completed a 50-point performance by nailing a 3-pointer at the buzzer that handed the Nuggets a 106-105 loss that eliminated Denver from the postseason.
'Phenomenal' Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez matches Chile goalscoring record with stunning free-kick
Alexis Sanchez says he is happy in London and hopes to see out his contract at Arsenal . The 28-year-olds contract expires in 15 months, and discussions have stalled as the player is asking for a pay rise to £250,000, but is now on £130,000.
Arsenal now lie seven points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City, making their return to Champions League football next season increasingly unlikely. Even if we created more risky situations, we were always vulnerable on the counter-attacks because we threw everything forward. Amid widespread concern about the team's recent performances under Wenger from disgruntled supporters, the Frenchman has had to deal with nearly incessant questioning about his future.
Rose came to the green in three and when he missed his par putt, Garcia had two putts for a win, but he needed just one. "It was very special that Sergio could win on what would have been Seve's 60th birthday", he said. Top players who missed out on glory at the Masters will be queuing up to join McIlroy, Johnson and Garcia in Wisconsin and also at Birkdale and Quail Hollow.
Louis Blues on Wednesday Night in St. Paul. Naturally, when the Blues coach was sacked as coach of the Minnesota Wild on February 14, 2016, the shock was raw. "They know us", Wild captain Mikko Koivu said. Only one other skater has scored more than 20 goals this season, and that's Patrick Berglund, who is doing a good Jason Zucker circa 2015 impression by scoring twice as many goals as assists this season (if Stastny had been healthy all season would also have scored over 20).
Both men played the ideal hole up until the green where Rose missed a seven-foot birdie putt to hand Garcia his chance, but he rolled a shorter - but arguably more testing putt - wide of the hole and they would soon replay the last. Rose went back in front by one when he birdied the par-3 16th, but Garcia pulled even again after Rose missed a five-foot putt on 17, failing to save par.
Chicago also has the tiebreaker over IN and could pass the Pacers. Rajon Rondo sat out with a sprained right wrist and Wade missed another game with a fractured right elbow. This was his first National Basketball Association start, and if Hornacek did this for tank purposes, it back fired worse than when the Mets traded for Jay Bruce, and Jay Bruce suuuuucks.
At least that's how numerous league's players feel, following the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard's record-setting night. "Congratulations to Russell Westbrook on a magnificent season", Robertson wrote for the Undefeated. I think he knows this is good for him. "There's a discovery period for Russell that's taking place, and we're at the very front end of that", Presti said.
According to Scout , he's a 5-star prospect, the No. 1 defensive end from his home state of Florida, the No. 2 player at his position overall and the No. Thomas previously announced that he would play at either Clemson or SC. This was a supposedly meaningless spring-game routine but in some ways it felt like a fall Saturday, on which events elsewhere influence the mood of fans as they file in to Death Valley.
He has previously served on staff with the U.S.as the goalie coach at the 2009 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship and served as an assistant coach at the 2006 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka Tournament and the 2009 World Junior A Hockey Challenge.
Until Sunday's 4-2 defeat at Everton, Shakespeare had won all six games since taking over, including a 2-0 second-leg win over Sevilla , to move eight points clear of the drop zone. "It is a definite foul but it is outside the box". "We have a very good record at (home), the fans really enjoy these Champions League nights, although we know we'll have to create more chances than we did tonight".
I'm doing what I've always wanted to do is to coach kids and trying to get them to have a common goal and make sacrifices. The Tar Heels (33-7) followed a terrible-shooting night in the semifinals with an equally ice-cold performance in the final, going 4-for-27 from behind the arc and 26-for-73 overall.
Cespedes hit three homers against the Colorado Rockies, on August 21, 2015. And in his fourth plate appearance, Cespedes hit a measly double to the center field wall for the Mets' hardest-hit ball of the season, with an exit velocity of 111 miles per hour.
Eichel finished with a fantastic individual year with 57 points and 24 goals after missing 21 games early in the season. Eichel, who would be owed a $2 million performance bonus for finishing in the top 10 in points per game, according to Cap Friendly , ranked 10th in the league at 0.93 following Sunday's loss ...
Playing only his second Davis Cup tie, Thompson, 22, went into the match against the American number one as the huge underdog. "I've been putting my head down and I returned really well". Kyrgios and Jordan Thompson had put Australia 2-0 up with respective singles wins over John Isner and Jack Sock before the USA hit back with victory in the doubles.
It was hard to decide, but finally everything went well so I'm happy. Klopp's side remain third, five points behind Tottenham and two ahead of Manchester City , having played a game more. I felt he was lucky that not more happened, but we are close enough to the end of the season that it will be pretty much impossible to play again this season.
Die Welt newspaper and Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported online that the unsigned note made reference to Germany's participation in the military coalition opposed to Islamic State. Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned the attack as "a repugnant act" and praised the "great solidarity" shown by both teams' fans on Tuesday. We were treated as if a beer can was thrown at the bus.
Manager Jurgen Klopp revealed Philippe Coutinho had lost three kilos in weight in the last three days before the sick star dragged himself off the bench to help Liverpool beat Stoke City 2-1. I felt he was lucky that not more happened but we are close enough to the end of the season that it will be pretty much impossible to play again this season.
Well, obviously the questionable future of Arsene Wenger at the club hovers above and overshadows everything surrounding the club. It's just that I do my job. Which was your favourite? The Chilean's contract expires at the end of next season and it has been reported that Sanchez will stay at the Emirates Stadium beyond that only if the club match his ambition.
It's a process that has earned him a major championship and at one point elevated him to No. 1 in the world. Other popular picks among players included legends like Ben Hogan and course architect Bobby Jones but somewhat surprisingly, not one player chose the late Arnold Palmer.
And that sticks with us", Tuchel said . German police arrested a suspected Islamic extremist Wednesday as investigators said they are looking into a possible "terrorist link" to three explosions that hit the Borussia Dortmund soccer team's bus, authorities said.
You can't guess on those ones. "It is a foul - but outside the box". Atletico's Fernando Torres jumps for the ball with Leicester's Yohan Benalouane during the Champions League quarterfinal first leg soccer match between Atletico Madrid and Leicester City at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Mad.
But while the crown appears shaky, the Cavs , who dropped their last four and the No. 1 seed in the East, feel like they can defend it. Cleveland owns the head-to-head tiebreaker with Boston. Hardaway Jr. scored more than 20 points in every matchup except the first , where Kent Bazemore scored 25 points on 8/13 shooting. Bazemore won the jump ball and Millsap grabbed the loose ball with 1.6 seconds remaining and sank the contested baseline jumper over J.R.
Mike Muscala connected on a three-pointer to give the home team a 121-120 edge, and Tim Hardaway Jr. hit three critical free throws to preserve the victory. Cleveland had a 26-point lead heading into the fourth quarter. There has been one underlying theme of this squad this season, and that is that they're a very streaky team.
He even went as far as to talk to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver about his plan to do it. Rodgers and the Packers beat Dallas at AT&T Stadium this past January, but Romo was on the sidelines as Dak Prescott's backup. 1 NFL analyst at CBS. According to NBA.com , Romo "isn't expected to play", but he practiced with the Mavericks during their shootaround on Tuesday.
Most of the damage came at the expense of Brewers right-hander Zach Davies as his second start of the season almost turned into a complete meltdown. The Brewers had pulled within 5-3 in the third on a three-run homer by Ryan Braun . "He insisted he was good, but I wasn't convinced". Maddon didn't want to name Baez the regular there - he likes having versatile players to move around.
During that span, you'll find victories over the Cavs, Jazz, Hawks and the red-hot Bucks. Butler scored 26 points and Nikola Mirotic added 21, but the Bulls shot just 38.1 percent and were outrebounded 53-36. The true Ndour believers have seen this shit coming since the summer of 2015. Nik Stauskas had 13 points, three rebounds, four assists, and a steal.
While the National Hockey League "considers the matter officially closed", according to the press release it put out Monday, there's still a lack of clarity about whether players may leave. At first it was a money issue with the International Olympic Committee insisting that it wouldn't cover out-of-pocket costs for players to go. You don't get a chance to do that very often.
Manchester United put a spate of recent draws behind them with a routine 3-0 win at bottom club Sunderland, while Romelu Lukaku scored twice as Everton defeated champions Leicester City 4-2 at Goodison. "Mourinho has been in charge of big teams and won trophies in different countries so he has experience and I believe he knows what he is doing". Moyes' overall thoughts: "I'm disappointed we haven't take anything from the game and I think there was mitigating circumstances for that, but ...
Just like the 2017 Cubs, the 1909 version returned nearly all its regular players, had no starter older than 32 and was favored to repeat, even though a key veteran catcher retired after winning the previous World Series. Wrigleyville came alive in 2016 with robust revelry over the Cubbies' history-making victory, but 100-year-old curses are so last year. Now since I don't want you guys to think I'm a Debbie Downer about all things Willson Contreras check out this strike em throw him out ...
Barcelona manager, Luis Enrique , has admitted that they might not be able to repeat their incredible comeback against Paris Saint-Germain, when they host Juventus in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie. "First we have to think about the league", said Ter Stegen. So, you can imagine how Juventus players have been pretty careful with their statements so far after the win over Barcelona .
Tottenham fans have absolutely torn into Arsenal star Mesut Ozil on Twitter after his non-existent display in the 3-0 defeat against Crystal Palace . Arsenal tried to bounce back but failed to find the back of the net. However, perhaps more than any of the 20 seasons before, this year poses a threat to that unblemished history.
Then at the longer faster circuits like Suzuka I think we're going to be in a real strong position. "That's what racing is all about". "On true pace, both Ferrari and Mercedes should be ahead with both of their drivers so we still need to work very hard to catch up", he explained.
But he recovered to make a par. "I feel motivated for the summer, and I will be moving on and setting goals very quickly after this". He was a new man with a new title: Masters champion. He battled to the end. As he said afterward, the old Sergio would have complained to his caddie about the golf gods being against him. I feel really confident here, this my favourite tournament of the year.
Playing on clay, uncomfortable for so numerous visiting country's players, also meant this would not be a definitive tie in the form and fortunes of Smith's side. After a brief rally, Britain saved it when Benneteau netted. Mahut ran into the arms of captain Yannick Noah, whose selections were questioned before the match.