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Kevin Durant should sit out entire series if he needs to Kevin Durant should sit out entire series if he needs to
- April 30, 2017

Then the Warriors took control of the game when they finally started stopping McCollum and Lillard in the fourth quarter, happily took the 1-0 lead in this series. We obviously still have got lots of good players. Curry was even cold from the line - when he was fouled on a 3-pointer, he only made one of the three ensuing free throws. (more...)
Quintana, Garcia Help Lead White Sox to Series Sweep Quintana, Garcia Help Lead White Sox to Series Sweep
- April 30, 2017

Maybe just a little soreness from lifting so I can gain some muscle and weight back. The White Sox have produced 22 runs in their last two games and four or more runs in five of their last eight games. Dan Jennings (2-0) retired all five batters he faced to win in relief of Dylan Covey, who threw 86 pitches over four innings in his third big league start. (more...)
Messi the world's greatest player Messi the world's greatest player
- April 30, 2017

Lionel Messi delivered a majestic Clasico display to silence the Santiago Bernabeu as the Argentine scored his 500th Barcelona goal to snatch a thrilling 3-2 win at Real Madrid on Sunday. Casemiro opened the scoring in the 28th minute before Messi equalised 5 minutes later. It was the fifth time Ramos had seen red in the Clasico, with three of his last five dismissals against any opposition coming against Madrid's great rivals in what is turning into something of a habit. (more...)
Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius activated from DL Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius activated from DL
- April 30, 2017

Before Friday's huge first-place game against the Orioles, the Yankees activated Gregorius, who had been out with a shoulder injury. off the disabled list. Gregorius played his fifth and final minor league rehab game on Thursday for Class A Advanced Tampa, going 2-for-4 with an RBI and a stolen base. "I'm good. (more...)
Bills add picks and character in selecting LSU's Tre'Davious White Bills add picks and character in selecting LSU's Tre'Davious White
- April 30, 2017

As for the pick, White should be a Week 1 starter for the Bills. White met with members of the media in Orchard Park on Friday. Citing character as being "part of our evaluation process", McDermott noted White's background as a high school valedictorian and team leader at LSU. (more...)
Carmelo Anthony is reportedly trying to win back La La Carmelo Anthony is reportedly trying to win back La La
- April 30, 2017

The A-list couple, who started dating in 2004, broke things off after the 32-year-old athlete allegedly got an employee from a gentleman's club in NY pregnant. But there's really no telling if La La will consider taking him back now especially with the getting-a-stripper-pregnant allegation still hanging over his head. (more...)
Serena Williams made pregnancy public by accident Serena Williams made pregnancy public by accident
- April 30, 2017

World number one Serena Williams , who is expecting her first child with American internet entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian, has said that she revealed her pregnancy by accident, after mistakenly uploading a photograph on Snapchat . "You hear all these stories about people when they're pregnant, they get sick". "I was on vacation just taking some time for myself". "I wouldn't either", Williams replied, but "he's very loving and he's very kind. (more...)
Smart laughs at Butler's comments Smart laughs at Butler's comments
- April 30, 2017

He then answered with a less contentious assertion that it's not about individual feuds, but "Celtics vs". Chicago Bulls, not Marcus Smart vs. Jimmy. "We're not going to sit here and get in each other's faces", Butler added, saying he's the wrong guy for Smart to mess with. (more...)
Lionel Messi demands Barcelona make four signings and sell SIX players Lionel Messi demands Barcelona make four signings and sell SIX players
- April 30, 2017

Real have since confirmed that they have "disallowed use of season tickets for some socios" and reiterated that season tickets are to be used by their owner and their owner alone. We will keep doing our best to try to win matches. "After years and years, he continues to be decisive". During the game, Real Madrid came back from behind to equalize with 10 men, Ramos having been sent off, and even wanted to win the match but let Barca through Lionel Messi find a last minute winning goal. (more...)
Wizards use late surge to go up 2-0 on Hawks Wizards use late surge to go up 2-0 on Hawks
- April 30, 2017

The Wizards outscored the Hawks by 43.5 net points per 100 possessions in that frame with Wall scoring in transition, off the pick and roll and on drives to the basket. Brandon Jennings was a spark plug off the bench with 10 points, including back-to-back threes in the fourth quarter. However, the refs were very loose with the whistle throughout the game and it hurt Washington as Markieff Morris and Otto Porter were sidelined with two early fouls. (more...)
Rafa Nadal confirms his King of Clay title in Monte-Carlo Rafa Nadal confirms his King of Clay title in Monte-Carlo
- April 30, 2017

In addition, at the age of 30 years and 10 months Nadal is also the 4th oldest victor of the Masters 1000 trophy, behind Roger Federer, Andre Agassi and Ivan Ljubicic. "When I came here for the first time (in 2003) I reached the third round after coming through the qualifiers", Nadal said. Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas reacts after missing a point against Spain's Rafael Nadal during the men's final at the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco , Sunday, April, 23, 2017. (more...)
SkySports: Lewis Hamilton fears Mercedes are behind after 'tricky' Sochi practice SkySports: Lewis Hamilton fears Mercedes are behind after 'tricky' Sochi practice
- April 29, 2017

While the Finn admits Mercedes has struggled to get the ultra-soft tyres into the optimum operating window over one-lap, he insists it is too soon to completely rule out a Silver Arrows victory on Sunday. Triple champion Hamilton won in 2014 and 2015 with now-retired team mate Nico Rosberg triumphant a year ago on his way to the title. "Our job is to get maximum points (for the team). (more...)
Sochi circuit doesn't suit Red Bull Racing, says Max Verstappen Sochi circuit doesn't suit Red Bull Racing, says Max Verstappen
- April 29, 2017

This year Russian Federation holds its fourth FIA Formula One racing Grand Prix in Sochi from April 28 to April 30. "If Felipe was to overtake us, overtaking that auto would be more hard". "It's important to try and not let him get in threat off the start, to maybe try and get a tow off the Mercedes in front and use their drag to pull me into Turn 1 and Turn 2", he said. (more...)
DeDe Westbrook denies being kicked out of a Scouting Combine interview DeDe Westbrook denies being kicked out of a Scouting Combine interview
- April 29, 2017

Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon got most of the negative attention leading up to the draft, but OU teammate Dede Westbrook has a list of red flags that pushed him even further down the draft (what exactly is Bob Stoops doing down there in Norman?). (more...)
Barry Trotz: Capitals think they are mentally tougher Barry Trotz: Capitals think they are mentally tougher
- April 29, 2017

We're climbing, though. We're on our way up, the future is bright for us. It's been a whirlwind two seasons for Matthews, who spent his draft year playing in Switzerland before a trip to Russian Federation for the worlds last spring where he scored six goals and nine points in 10 games. (more...)
Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko
- April 29, 2017

Groves has said this week that he is hoping to finally move past his Wembley experience when he arrives to watch Joshua v Klitschko on Saturday. Faheem Khan (welterweights, 4 rounds). The 2012 Olympic champion has all the attributes, dedication and determination to clean up at 200 pounds plus, and beginning on Saturday night, fans are all set to witness the dawning of a new era in the sport. (more...)
NFL Draft 2017 - Round 4 NFL Draft 2017 - Round 4
- April 29, 2017

In the end, every general manager will proudly proclaim they got the players they were targeting all along. That's right, Bell's Philadelphia Eagles. Ohio State cornerback Marshon Lattimore was the highest Big Ten player as he came off the board at No. (more...)
Broncos' Elway hoping to buck trend with pick of Walker Broncos' Elway hoping to buck trend with pick of Walker
- April 29, 2017

The former Florida State defensive end was drafted in the second round Friday when he was taken by the Denver Broncos with the 51st pick overall. "When [Freeman] picked me up off the streets.it was the best thing that ever happened to me, " Bolles said Friday as the Utah product was formally introduced as the Broncos' budding left tackle. (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic EXCLUSIVE: Manchester United striker suffered double injury Zlatan Ibrahimovic EXCLUSIVE: Manchester United striker suffered double injury
- April 29, 2017

United managed to come through a hard quarter-final tie in the UEFA Europa League against Anderlecht on Thursday evening but both Ibrahimović and Marcos Rojo suffered injuries which are likely to keep the pair out for a considerable period of time. (more...)
Wall, Beal healthy as Wizards, Hawks meet again in playoffs Wall, Beal healthy as Wizards, Hawks meet again in playoffs
- April 29, 2017

As for Atlanta, this loss is slightly worse than the seven-point defeat indicates. According to game score, a metric created by John Hollinger to give a rough measure of a player's productivity for a single game, this was the second-highest highest game score in franchise history among players getting a double-double in the postseason - only Gilbert Arenas's 2006 performance against the Cleveland Cavaliers (36 points and 11 assists producing a 28.9 game score) ranked higher. (more...)