I get it. But if it was me and I was in his situation, I wouldn't be here. The fight came to an end when Cormier pulled Johnson's head back with one arm to slide his other under the neck. "I made the weight, that's how you put it to rest", Cormier said. MMAJunkie transcribed the remarks from Johnson's team during the fight and between rounds, which included coach Henri Hooft asking the fighter, "If you stand your distance, it's an easy game.
The Bulls didn't trail in the second half, using a 10-0 scoring run - which included eight points from Wade - to build a 19-point lead in the fourth quarter on the way to the convincing win. "My deepest sympathy and prayers goes up to him and his mother, his father, whoever is in his life", James told reporters . I think he took a lot of pride in that role to be the leader of that young group.
And a runner who performed a historic first 50 years ago returned to tackle the course again. It wasn't until the race began that officials noticed a woman running among the men. Some runners enter the marathon with the intent to win against others, but many athletes aim to compete against themselves, beating their best times or pushing themselves just to complete it.
Craig Anderson made 17 saves in the Ottawa goal, and Rask had 28 saves for Boston . Injured in the second period of Game 1 on a knee-on-knee collision with the Senators' Mark Borowiecki, Miller has missed both Games 2 and 3, but has found a way to consistently ramp up his on-ice participation over that span.
In the end we lost some of the control of the match, but I'm very satisfied". Barcelona dominated the ball as the game kicked off and after a three-and-a-half minute passing spell where Sevilla didn't touch the ball, Messi smashed a shot onto the crossbar from the edge of the box, leaving Sergio Rico with no chance.
MA authorities say Aaron Hernandez killed himself in his prison cell Wednesday morning. Hernandez was serving a life sentence in prison for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd, but the timing was freaky considering he was acquitted of a 2012 double-murder in Boston just five days ago.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte blamed himself for the defeat, claiming he failed to motivate his players for the clash. "That game was totally controlled when we played with 11 players and only the [refereeing] decision that made us play with 10 players for all the second half, plus 10 minutes in the first half, gave Chelsea a chance to be dominant".
Matt Wieters led off with a double, took third on a wild pitch and scored on a single by Wilmer Difo , his first RBI of the season. Scherzer went seven innings, gave up two hits, struck out seven, and walked three on 116 pitches (76 strikes) as he picked up his second win of the season.
Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale, left, and assistant J.B. Bickerstaff, right, argue a call during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs, Monday, April 17, 2017, in San Antonio.
Gary Neville believes Mauricio Pochettino, not Antonio Conte, deserves to be named Premier League Manager of the Season. Chelsea's 3-1 win over Bournemouth on Saturday helped them maintain a seven-point lead over second-placed Tottenham Hotspur but the latter's run of six consecutive wins has put the leaders under increasing pressure to pick up points.
It's been a long time coming, but the Boston faithful will be ready to go Monday in game three with the series tied at one win apiece. Despite leading game two by a score of 3-1 heading into the third period, the Bruins ultimately lost the game in overtime.
The closest they got to tying the game was when they brought the lead down to five points with 2:28 left to play but Cleveland was able to pull away from the Pacers shortly after that. The Pacers players know what to do, they simply aren't doing it. Give help on drives and close out on shooters - it isn't complicated, but it takes more focus and energy than IN is showing on that end of the floor so far.
Paulo Dybala scored twice in the first half for the Bianconeri and Giorgio Chiellini added the third goal in the 55th minute. However to win the war, the Italian champions must resist for 90 minutes at the Camp Nou to prevent another famous Barcelona comeback.
The Thunder held a 92-86 lead after three quarters, but Westbrook made only 4 of his 18 shots in the final quarter and was just 2 of 11 from behind the 3-point line for the game. Thunder: Westbrook was just two rebounds shy of a triple-double by halftime with 22 points and 10 assists. Andre Roberson added 12 points, eight boards, three blocks and a pair of steals for the Thunder, while Victor Oladipo (11 points, nine boards) and Doug McDermott (11 points) were the other main ...
Tulsi said that though the Indian government has sent the evidence against Mallya to the United Kingdom courts while requesting his extradition, the courts there will "evaluate it independently to see if the evidence is sufficient" to send him back here.
Marcus Rashford was put through superbly by Ander Herrera and slotted a composed finish past Asmir Begovic as he left David Luiz in his wake for Manchester United first goal in the 7th minute. "If we win our games it doesn't matter what Tottenham do". "They were on the front foot and went at Chelsea from the start". "They are phenomenal in counter-attack".
Aside from Iguodala, Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Shaun Livingston will turn free agents in the summer. ESPN.com reported that if the Warriors sign majority of their free agents, they will be hit with a sizable luxury tax bill in 2018.
It didn't help Memphis that they were struggling to get to the line while the Spurs were racking up free throws. "I'm not a numbers guy, but that doesn't seem to add up", might be the best quote of the postseason. "We know they are good at that, and we wanted to try to attack them one-on-one", Gasol said . I know (Gregg Popovich) Pop's got pedigree, and I'm a young rookie.
Westbrook still has Robertson (181), Magic Johnson (138), and Jason Kidd (107) in his sights. The Nuggets led 101-88 before Westbrook's record-breaking assist and by 10 points with 2:27 to play before Westbrook outscored them 13-2 over the remainder of the game.
The road team has won and covered the spread in both meetings this season. Isaiah Thomas scored 35 points, Jae Crowder had 24 and Marcus Smart 18 for the Celtics. While not many will remember the outcome of this game a few weeks from now (assuming the Cavs don't undergo an epic meltdown in the Playoffs), the bigger problem may involve All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving's knee discomfort.
Given the circumstances, Pochettino knows that he can inflict some serious damage to Chelsea's morale if his players take the chance and win a day out at Wembley. Gary Cahill pulled one back soon after the break and Eden Hazard's curler broke Tottenham's hearts before the match spiralled out of control, with the visitors losing their heads and ending up with nine yellow cards.
But a jury disagreed. SUICIDE PREVENTION HELP: The National Suicide Prevention Hotline (1-800-273-8255) is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. At the time of his death, Hernandez was serving a life sentence without parole in a MA prison after he was found guilty of the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.
San Jose added four more in the middle frame. A wrist shot from the point by Justin Braun was redirected by Joe Pavelski on its way to the net, skipping past Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot and in. But neither team scored in the first period, with Jones making his best stop early on an odd-man rush against Patrick Maroon and Talbot robbing Marcus Sorensen on a rebound chance from the slot.
Zinedine Zidane is counting on Real Madrid to produce a second masterclass away from home this week as they turn their focus back onto domestic matters. While it's true Javi Martinez's sending off on the hour mark tilted the game in Real's favour, Ronaldo nonetheless showed supreme nous to get in the right place at the right time on two separate occasions.
Barcelona will take on Juventus at home in a UEFA Champions League quarterfinal second-leg match Wednesday evening. "We have one option, which is to attack, attack and keep attacking". He almost delivered another important and rare goal, but when the right-back's effort flew just wide 20 minutes from time so did Barcelona's hopes.
After leading all Thunder players not named Russell Westbrook in scoring during the regular season, Victor Oladipo played one of his worst games in a Thunder uniform on Sunday night. The first half saw the Russell Westbrook that the Thunder wanted and the Westbrook the rest of the National Basketball Association feared - Westbrook had 22 points and 10 assists in the first 24 minutes and, more importantly, he opened things up and got his teammates going - Oklahoma City had 10 more points ...
I think he'll play for longer than Lionel Messi, I think he'll score more goals in the end and will go on to do incredible things". Bayern were all over Real at this point but couldn't quite force a second goal, and they were made to pay when Ronaldo made it 1-1 on the night, holding off Philipp Lahm to nod Casemiro's clipped cross into the bottom corner.
He ended up being the one put on his back. He eventually locked on a rear-naked choke, and Johnson quickly tapped out. When it was announced he made 205, everyone was aghast and his team whooped it up like they had won a rematch over Jon "Bones" Jones.
The White House said it was notified that Brady was dealing with a personal family matter and will not attend the ceremony. Kraft and Belichick presented Trump with a number 45 jersey and a Super Bowl LI helmet. He also heaped praise upon Belichick, thanking him for writing a letter past year in support of his candidacy for president. Super Bowl MVP quarterback Tom Brady , who is friends with Trump , was notably not in attendance .
Over the first two games of the series, Smart has averaged 11 points, five rebounds and four assists. "Everybody's putting in each work, watching film, working on their game", Butler said. The run in the second quarter there, where we had a few opportunities there in transition that we didn't convert and they ended up getting out from a tied game to a six- or eight-point lead.
As previously mentioned, it was the Blazers' two stars in Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum who truly did the heavy lifting, though. With the game tied at 88, Draymond Green sparked a defensive surge that catapulted Golden State on a 15-2 run.
Trump said he expected Belichick to tone down the letter. Several notable players, including quarterback Tom Brady, skipped the event , with Trump fan Brady citing "some personal family matters ". From there, Belichick swung over to the Oval Office, where he and girlfriend Linda Holliday posed with their old friend. After the triumphant victory, tight end Martellus Bennett quickly made it clear he was not coming to the White House and other teammates followed.
Australia have one foot in the semi-finals after they claimed a 2-0 advantage over the United States. It's a stark turnaround from the 21-year-old, who was booed off court following his second-round loss to Andreas Seppi at the Australian Open.
Putting up 50 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists, the All-Star also hit a game-winning three-pointer as time expired, giving the Thunder a 106-105 victory and eliminating the Nuggets from playoff contention. Every time you ask, I'll say the same thing because that's what it is. "I'm not going to get into depths, but I thought winning is the most important thing".
One of Bayern's goals should also have been ruled as off side. Bayern, the 2013 Champions League victor, had made it at least to the semifinals for the last five seasons. "The referee probably wasn't up to the task", Ancelotti said . Just like in the first leg in Munich, Bayern were reduced to 10 men. And now Bayern have been hit with the news their No1 will be out for the rest of the season with a fracture.