Southampton, now in ninth-place, are looking for their first three-match winning streak under manager Claude Puel. They are in fourth place, four points ahead of Manchester United having played a game more than their rivals. Jesus' absence is not a worry, despite his electric start in England with Sergio Aguero in prolific form now. Man City: Bravo 6; Jesus Navas 7, Kompany 8, Otamendi 7, Clichy 7; Toure 7, Fernandinho 6, De Bruyne 7; Silva 7 (Zabaleta 6), Sane 8 (Sterling 6), Aguero ...
None of the wounded suited up for Game 2, giving 24-year-old Joe Morrow a chance to get his first playing time since January 22. After Frank Vatrano went to the penalty box just 29 seconds after the Stafford goal, the Senators' power play quickly tied the game at 1-1 on a goal from Clarke MacArthur.
DeMar DeRozan - who'd never scored more than 15 points in post-season openers - had 27 points to top the Raptors . Milwaukee largely won this game by its ability to protect the rim. "They're a tough opponent, they know how to play and they're well-coached". "We didn't get back on defence and that turned into them getting a win". The Raptors kept it close in the first half.
The lefty lowered his ERA to 0.84 through two starts with his new club. An image of the infamous goat representing a supposed franchise curse is included on the inner band. The Cubs hit no home runs Monday night in their 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the Wrigley Field opener. The teams will conclude the season series May 26-28 in Los Angeles.
But a great battle and that's how close I think qualifying should always be. Jenson Button, his replacement for Monte Carlo, is unlikely to be chomping at the bit to get back in the hapless McLaren. "We had some issues yesterday but we've tweaked the balance today and it felt much better". "For sure, it feels good", said Bottas , the first Finnish driver to secure a pole position since Hamilton's then-team mate Heikki Kovalainen for McLaren at the 2008 British Grand Prix, 168 races ago.
BORUSSIA DORTMUND'S clash with Monaco has been cancelled after an explosion on the team bus that left one player injured. Uefa has come out to deny criticism regarding their decision to re-fix the match for the evening after the incident took place, with Dortmund player Sokratis Papastathopoulos suggesting that his side were treated like 'animals.' Pride.
Dufner, the 2013 PGA Championship victor, collected eagles on the par-five second and fifth holes, then struck for birdies at the 14th through 16th holes for a round of six-under 65 at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island. "I feel like this golf course has always been a good set up for me", Dufner said. "I haven't had unbelievable results here, but I've been pretty consistent".
Panic does not seem to be a word in Montréal Canadiens head coach Claude Julien's vocabulary. Blue Jackets RW Oliver Bjorkstrand had awesome possession numbers (16 for, 1 against, 94.1 CF%, 5-1 scoring chances) at Pittsburgh... "Everybody has a clean slate and a great opportunity in front of them to make a difference and an impact in the playoffs". The Canadiens swept all three meetings in the regular season.
This was the same game LeBron James and Tristan Thompson were seen barking at each other in a team huddle over some issue regarding the coverage of Paul George . 7 seed on the final night of the regular season. It had been more than a month since the Cavs gathered at their facility at Cleveland Clinic Courts for a team workout with everyone healthy.
They are a much assured side now 16 months on from that awful loss, but Eddie Howe has expressed his admiration of Spurs laced with a bit of caution in the pre-match press conference - naming them as one of the two toughest opponents they faced last season alongside Manchester City.
Madrid and Ronaldo had barely figured as an attacking threat in the first half. Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 97 of his European goals in the UCL, with another in the qualifiers and two in the European Super Cup. "They are a great team, we know the second leg will be tough", Ronaldo warned. Second half was a different Ronaldo. He nearly scored the first goal for Los Blancos from a pass from Marcelo but his shot went above the bar.
They also weren't allowed to hear testimony from Bradley alleging that Hernandez shot him in the face. "He's going to be hanging onto the hope and prayer that someday his other murder case will be overturned", said Philip A. The jury announced its verdict Friday in the 2012 killings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado . Seven months later, someone-who was apparently not Aaron Hernandez-shot Bradley.
Bottas finished with a time of 1:28.769, followed by Hamilton at 1:28.792 and Scuderia Ferrari driver Sebastien Vettel, who posted a time of 1:29.247. By the half-hour mark, both Ferrari and Mercedes were doing little bar check out their cars with slow uncompetitive laps as a strong wind arrived. The session was briefly halted some 20 minutes from the end after Haas driver Romain Grosjean spun across the track and into the barriers, damaging his car's front wing.
I tried a bit harder but didn't work, was slightly slower. "That's how close qualifying should always be". It forces us all to be on the limit. It's the first pole of my career in my fifth season. "Four-tenths is a lot more than I expected". Hamilton's championship rival Sebastian Vettel lines up in third with the Red Bull of Daniel Ricciardo fourth on the grid.
With 30 matches played in the league, the Swede is Mourinho's only player to see his league goal tally in the double figures - a worrying statistic given the 35-year-old player is likely to depart at the end of the season. "He's one of the biggest players for Chelsea ". But Chelsea rallied with goals from Graeme Le Saux and Gianluca Vialli, whose second three minutes from time set United's nerves jangling.
North Korea launched a long-range rocket and conducted two nuclear tests a year ago, including its most powerful to date, and there have been a slew of shorter range missile firings. The White House has said U.S. President Donald Trump has put North Korea "on notice" while the possibility of U.S. military action against Pyongyang has gained traction following U.S.
This was a huge win for Boston, not just because any win in a playoff series is important, but also because a whole bunch of Bruins were playing in their first-ever post-season game, and didn't let the moment overwhelm them. We're going to take care of our part, we're going to try and do the things that we didn't do good enough and do them better and keep the good things the way that we did.
There were times against IN and Miami IN which the Raptors looked about to succumb meekly, and times at which they ran their opponents off the floor. DeRozan finished with a team-high 27 points, while Lowry scored just four points, his lowest single-game output in a Raptors playoff game. Another Game 1 , another shocking playoff defeat for the Toronto Raptors.
An early set-piece goal and a trademark Jamie Vardy strike had conjured the sharpest of flashbacks to last season's title-winning success, and seemed to have laid the ideal platform for this week's visit of Atletico Madrid. "It's that simple. They weren't anywhere near where we put them, sadly which is why he ran in with a free header and scored". To their credit, Palace hit back instantly.
Arsenal are now placed sixth and struggling to keep their record intact. The Frenchman's side are seven points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City with eight games remaining. "Tonight the worry is not me, it's that we lost a big game". Arsenal have recorded just one league win across the past two months and now face the possibility of missing out on a top-four finish for the first time in more than 20 years.
Bernie Ecclestone says he would have done whatever he could to stop Fernando Alonso skipping the Monaco Grand Prix in order to race at the 2017 Indy 500 if he was still in control of Formula One. McLaren-Honda Formula 1 driver, two-time F1 champion, and the world's newest oval racer Fernando Alonso spoke with Road&Track.com about adding his name to the Indy 500 entry list in May with Andretti Autosport/ McLaren and other topics from a Q&A on Wednesday.
Former South Carolina pitcher Jordan Montgomery made his major league debut on Wednesday. "You get in this locker room, you get in this stadium, you're around all these guys, it's something I'll never forget", the 24-year-old Sumter, S.C., native said.
He and his beloved Pittsburgh Steelers set the standard for operating a first-class professional sports franchise - both on and off the field - and his generous contributions to our community will never be forgotten. Rooney was a lifelong Republican who endorsed Obama in 2008 and became one of his strongest supporters. "I extend my heartfelt sympathy to Patricia, their children, and all of the Rooney family that God grant Dan eternal rest".
Four of Toronto's eight defeats have been one-run decisions, and only one has been by more than two runs. He missed a large portion of spring training with the strained calf, then aggravated the injury Sunday running to first base and left the game in the sixth inning.
Chelsea striker Diego Costa insists he remains grateful to Jose Mourinho as he prepares for another tussle with Manchester United . In October, he saw United thrashed 4-0 and made a public show of taking Chelsea manager Antonio Conte to task over his touchline exhortations, accusing the Italian of trying to "humiliate" him.
The. Valtteri Bottas stunned Lewis Hamilton with time running out as he claimed his first career pole in a dominant Mercedes performance in qualifying for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix. "Today we had a margin to the Ferrari but generally in race they tend to be closer", he said. Hamilton had also taken pole in Bahrain for the past two years.
Ronaldo, the four-time world player of the year, volleyed Real level at the Allianz Arena , then reached his milestone by slotting home the victor 13 minutes from time in the first-leg with the return on Tuesday in Madrid. "I am very happy", he added. Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was delighted with his brace in victory at Champions League opponents Bayern Munich .
Indongo, little known outside of his homeland until this year, was more aggressive, busier and boxed better throughout a first defence of the IBF belt that also earned him Burns' WBA title at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow. But Indongo was back in the driving seat in the next and suddenly Burns looked to be running out of steam as his opponent out-jabbed him. The first three rounds saw his left do a lot of damage, with the southpaw often following it up behind a ramrod job as Burns was unable to ...
Sergio Garcia played in 73 major golf tournaments without a victory. Not so much. That is rather like being the fifth man picked for a four-man bobsled team. Rose, who also closed with a 69, graciously patted Garcia's cheek before they embraced. Now, they're headed back to the 18th tee box for the first playoff hole, tied at 9-under 279.
James missed a three-pointer with 20 seconds left and the Pacers had the ball coming out of a timeout. Toronto's Kyle Lowry made only 2-of-11 field-goal attempts, missing all six 3-point efforts, and finished with four points. " 'If I didn't get the block [late in Game 7] a year ago in the Finals". Kyrie Irving added 23 points and six assists, while Kevin Love had 17 points and four rebounds for Cleveland , which has won 12 straight playoff games at home.
But Man United, José Mourinho and Old Trafford provide an obvious potential slip-up as Tottenham Hotspur wait to pounce, winning 4-0 against AFC Bournemouth on Saturday. "We want to win". Chelsea will look to take another huge step towards reclaiming the Premier League title when they take on Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon.
We can't affect how Chelsea will do, we need to go into every game with a winning mentality. On a virtually ideal day for Tottenham, top scorer Harry Kane made his return from four weeks out injured as a 61st-minute substitute. Pochettino, who had emphasized the need for Tottenham to toe to toe to Chelsea before the game, was delighted with his men's display. "There's seven games left in the league and hopefully I can stay fit for them and we'll see what happens".
Over their last five, the Clippers are putting up 113 points per game while allowing just 96.6 on defense. The Clippers have had to endure self-inflicted trials and tribulations in the playoffs and also have been derailed by injuries. So while the front office might see promise in the young nucleus, National Basketball Association teams with this much youth usually lose a lot more than they win.
The lone goal came from the stick of left winger Viktor Arvidsson , who scored seven minutes into the first period. The team had better offensive intensity but had bad finishing power near the net, which coupled with a gem in net by Pekke Rinne (Yes, he won that 2010 Game 1) made for an off night for the Blackhawks.
We should have had something from this but we have to accept these things, apparently. "They might have scored from what should have been a free-kick but it is easier to score from a penalty". "It's a blow to lose Robert". After conceding, the visitors did well not to let in any more goals as they effectively took the tie to the King Power stadium.