The regular season is finally over, and it's time to get to the games that matter. Plenty of attention has rightfully gone to James Harden and Russell Westbrook , but it's interesting that both of these teams have a stopper for the opposing superstar.
Luis Enrique's side find themselves on the brink of Champions League elimination, and are three points behind Real Madrid in La Liga having played a game more. We've had very little luck of late, and now I can only hope that from tomorrow we get back on our feet. This fast attacking pace lead to Dybala's brace being sealed through two great long-range shots in the first half.
Warburton stood down from the Wales captaincy this season and is now out with a knee injury. When I was driving home I was thinking "surely the boys have gone on my contacts and changed their name to Gats". The squad is made up of 16 England players, 12 from Wales , 11 from Ireland and two from Scotland. "There's been healthy debate about the squad and now that it's been announced we need to get it behind it 100 per cent and get excited about travelling to New Zealand", Gatland said.
Vary is the first English player to score in a UCL quarter-final since Frank Lampard in 2012. Morgan said: "We are not in the running for the championship again and we are out of the Champions League , so the ride is over". "But I have to say what a great performance from Leicester it was, nearly a pleasure to compete against then". "They (Atletico) are probably used to playing teams who keep possession more, so we were going direct".
The Sharks' power play finished the regular season ranked 25th in the National Hockey League at just 16.7 percent, one of the team's worst percentages over the last 15 years. Now we need to win game two. "(But) you're not going to win killing 12 minutes a night no matter how good your penalty kill is. Hertl led the way for the Sharks with three shots on goal.
While Martinez did have some very good numbers, including 11 strikeouts and just four hits allowed, he walked eight batters in five innings pitched. Over the weekend, the Red Sox bullpen allowed just two runs in 14 1/3 innings, highlighting what has become an unexpected strength of the club in the first few weeks.
Washington trailed 48-45 at halftime but, with Wall in control, outscored Atlanta 38-28 in the third quarter and led by as many as 15 points in the fourth. "Usually the aggressor is rewarded". G Dennis Schroder is still dealing with a lingering right mid-foot sprain, Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer said pre-game.
Montreal Canadiens' Artturi Lehkonen, right , celebrates with Brendan Gallagher, left , and Jeff Petry (26) after scoring during the second period in Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the New York Rangers, . "I know that they were frustrated, especially last game". It was the first power-play goal of the series . From the second the puck dropped to the second the clock stopped, the Montreal Canadiens never found any semblance of the cerebral style of ...
There's not many guys who can beat you from the blue line when you see it. "We had a lot of energy for sure", he said. "(Radulov) made a good play at the blue line as we got in the zone. "I'm looking at all our options right now", Vigneault said to the New York Post when asked directly about Buchnevich. Somehow this and 54 saves was not enough.
Serena Williams posted a photo of her baby bump on SnapChat on Wednesday it broke the internet. In December, Williams became engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexix Ohanian. Close sources to Williams have confirmed that she is indeed pregnant, but her rep has declined to comment at the moment. Williams has made no secret of her desire to have a family.
Hernandez and he was transported to UMASS Leominster where he was pronounced dead at 4:07 a.m.by a physician at the hospital". "Mr. Hernandez was in a single cell in a general population unit". Local media, citing unnamed law enforcement sources, reported on Thursday that Hernandez's body was found with a reference to a Bible verse written on his forehead, perhaps in blood.
He says he hasn't asked yet if he'll play in Indianapolis on Thursday as the Cavaliers try to take a 3-0 series lead. Cavaliers starting guard J.R. Smith is questionable for Game 3 against IN with a left hamstring injury. "You challenge your guys, your teammates". The Cleveland Cavaliers continue the 2017 NBA Playoffs against the Indiana Pacers on Thursday in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference opening round.
They became the first teammates to each reach 40 points in the same game in franchise history and the first in the National Basketball Association to do it since Westbrook and Kevin Durant in 2015. The Oklahoma City Thunder are on a mission and they are the underdogs in the playoffs, so now it's their chance to prove them wrong. Right now, there is no question that Russell Westbrook is the frontrunner for the MVP award this season.
Hours after Serena Williams seemed to accidentally post photos of her baby bump on Snapchat , the tennis overlord's publicist has confirmed the impending arrival of her blessed bébé. The infamous Snap, of which Williams shared on her official account on Wednesday, showed her in a sexy, yellow one-piece swimsuit, her belly visibly bigger than the last time she was seen in public.
The club have now confirmed that Redknapp, who at the age of 70 is the oldest manager in the EFL, has replaced Zola, who won just twice in 22 league matches. "Amongst his many achievements, he successfully guided Portsmouth and QPR to promotions to the Premier League and also secured an FA Cup victory with Portsmouth .
The Thunder are a shell of the team they were a season ago led by Kevin Durant, who bolted for the Warriors before the season. Westbrook became the first player since Oscar Robertson in 1961-62 to average a triple-double by scoring an NBA-best 31.6 points a game, with 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists.
OK, we get it. Draft analysts all over the country are referring to this year's offensive line class as one of the least deep in terms of potential starters, which could push the Bills to take one at some point in the second or third round.
Apparently, being the first seed means nothing because the Bulls have been manhandling the Celtics all series long. His performance helped Chicago become just the second eight-seed in National Basketball Association history to take a 2-0 series lead over a conference top seed.
The third spot on the podium was occupied by the second Mercedes driver - Valtteri Bottas . Mercedes accepted that if it had intervened earlier in the Bahrain race to get Hamilton past team-mate Valtteri Bottas sooner, it could have threatened Vettel more but it was wary of treating either of its drivers unfairly.
Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg on Thomas pregame: "He's as versatile a scorer as there is in our game right now.". And neither are the hungry Bulls, who are trying to put an uneven regular season behind them with strong play and a better mindset.
Hernandez's lawyer, Jose Baez, said he is not convinced the former football star killed himself. Hernandez had been acquitted of murder chargers in the death of two men in 2012 just five days earlier. Suits: Salvatore Furtado (left) and Ernesto Abreu (right), the fathers of two men allegedly shot by Hernandez, are also suing his estate. The district attorney's office and the Correction Department are investigating, and Massachusetts' chief medical examiner is conducting a post-mortem ...
It might seem a tall order to pull off another stirring comeback - even for Barcelona - but the Spanish champions have scored a minimum of four goals in every home match in this season's competition and they haven't been playing Champions League novices.
Nine years after signing for Villa , he came Middlesbrough's record signing in a £8million deal in 2000. "We can confirm that Ugo Ehiogu is now in hospital after collapsing at our Training Centre earlier today", Tottenham said via their Twitter account .
Pavelski scored on a pair of deflections, including one just 15 seco. "We have confidence", Thornton said of the San Jose power play showing. So far, San Jose has gotten goals from Melker Karlsson , Paul Martin and Joel Ward, who combined for 25 in the regular season.
West Ham United are all but safe and have little other than pride to play for. West Ham: Darren Randolph 4, Sam Byram 7, Jose Fonte 6, James Collins 7, Arthur Masuaku 6, Robert Snodgrass 6, Edimilson Fernandes 7, Cheikhou Kouyate 7, Manuel Lanzini 6, Andre Ayew 7, Andy Carroll (Capt) 6.
The match started with exchanged breaks and Schiavone had to save another 3 break points in the marathon game 5 to stay in contention. The 36-year-old Schiavone, the 2010 Roland Garros champion but now down at 168 in the world, defeated Spanish fourth seed Lara Arruabarrena 6-4, 7-5.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sent the ball forward and Christian Pulisic looked up before pulling the ball back for Reus to score with his heel. The centre-back is expected to spend the next four weeks on the sidelines, but he will be able to continue his recovery at home after being discharged from hospital on Saturday.
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho and teammate Matteo Darmian have praised the performance of Marcus Rashford against Chelsea . Four minutes after halftime, the normally reliable N'Golo Kante was robbed inside the area by Ashley Young who cleverly laid the ball back to Herrera whose well-struck effort deflected off Kurt Zouma and into the net to make it 2-0.
Police in Germany continue to investigate the Borussia Dortmund bus blasts and the letters that were found nearby, which claimed responsibility for the attack. Welt am Sonntag said police thought further attacks were possible, citing a document sent to regional police headquarters as saying that football games, rock concerts and cultural events were particularly at risk.
A freakish own goal by Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos forced the extra period after Robert Lewandowski opened the scoring for the German team from the penalty spot and Ronaldo equalised. Atletico have now reached the Champions League semifinals for an astounding third time in four years under Simeone, who took charge in 2011. Atletico looked like they could pick Leicester off at will as they kept the ball and nearly killed the tie with Griezmann's exceptional work rate ...
It means nothing to LeBron James . The only score that matters is 2-0. Kevin Love (27) and LeBron James (25) got their side home 117-111 after nearly blowing an 18-point lead in the final term when the Pacers inched to within four.
Mariners: Felix Hernandez (1-1) has 15 strikeouts and no walks in his first three starts. Miami Marlins' Wei-Yin Chen pitches to Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Seattle .
Kevin Durant's strained calf is now causing him to sit out of Game 2 vs. the Portland Trail Blazers. The Warriors lead the best-of-seven series 1-0 after a 121-109 win in Game 1 . Trail Blazers: The Blazers' third-quarter scoring output was their lowest in any period this season - and tied for the fewest in a quarter by a Warriors playoff opponent in the shot clock era.
The gaffe happened when a photograph emerged of Warburton in full Lions kit posing with tour officials. Yet there are some significant absentees, the most notable of which sees their captain Hartley overlooked in favour of his global understudy Jamie George, who travels as one of three hookers alongside Rory Best and Ken Owens despite never having started a Test.
He even capped off his performance against the title chasing Blues with a goal, highlighting just how influential he can be when he plays they way that many know he can. "I think they deserved to win". April. 17 (ANI): Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that his side deserved to lose their Premier League clash against Manchester United as the latter "showed more desire, more ambition and more motivation".