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Kings fire Cup-winning coach Darryl Sutter, GM Dean Lombardi Kings fire Cup-winning coach Darryl Sutter, GM Dean Lombardi
- April 23, 2017

Rob Blake has been promoted to vice president and GM while Luc Robitaille was named the team's president. Both were promoted in the seismic front-office shakeup immediately following Los Angeles' failure to make the playoffs for the second time in three seasons. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo wants boos to stop after rescuing Real Madrid again Cristiano Ronaldo wants boos to stop after rescuing Real Madrid again
- April 23, 2017

Germany worldwide Muller stressed that Bayern "did not put in a ideal performance", but added: "We were in great shape mentally after we went 2-1 up and still had 11 players on the pitch". "The Bayern goalkeeper sustained the injury during Cristiano Ronaldo's third goal in extra-time of the Champions League quarter-final return". "I want them to stop booing me because I always give my best and even when I don't score I try to help Real Madrid ". (more...)
Ashley Young hoping for more after Manchester United shock Chelsea Ashley Young hoping for more after Manchester United shock Chelsea
- April 23, 2017

On top of this, Jose Mourinho's United side are heavy favourites to win the Europa League, and with Young one of the most experienced heads in the dressing room, harking back to Sir Alex Ferguson's tenure as manager, the England worldwide was confident that United can finish the season in the strongest way possible. (more...)
The Revolution's Wendy Melvoin Talks About Paying Tribute to Prince The Revolution's Wendy Melvoin Talks About Paying Tribute to Prince
- April 23, 2017

Today (April 21) marks the first anniversary of Prince's death at his Paisley Park complex in Minneapolis, at the age of 57 from an overdose of fentanyl. Light, the author of "Let's Go Crazy: Prince and the Making of Purple Rain ", told ABC News that fan of the future might not be able to see just how good he was. (more...)
Goffin downs Djokovic to set up possible Nadal showdown Goffin downs Djokovic to set up possible Nadal showdown
- April 23, 2017

The Spaniard, taking part in his fifth clay court tournament this year, will now face the victor of the match between Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas and Frenchman Lucas Pouille. "I'll speak to my team a little bit about that". The French Open champion had needed three sets to get past Gilles Simon in his opening match at the clay court showpiece and goes on to face Belgium's David Goffin for a semi-final spot. (more...)
John Wall Shines as Wizards Win Game One over Atlanta John Wall Shines as Wizards Win Game One over Atlanta
- April 23, 2017

Hopefully, Atlanta can make some shots from distance in Games 3 or 4. "We haven't done that all season , but this is the right time to do it". "Sometimes we get caught up in looking for him too much when he's not open because we feel he can do something spectacular above the rim", Stephen Curry said. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz stadium Mercedes-Benz stadium "adjusts" Atlanta United games; NFL season not impacted
- April 23, 2017

Asked what changed in the past week, Cannon said Tuesday that they weren't "100 percent" on the July 30 date as of last week. "But there has never been any concern about the operability of the roof". The Falcons will then host the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday, Aug. 31. Alabama vs. Florida State takes place September 2, followed by Georgia Tech vs. (more...)
Leicester hopeful of Morgan return for Atletico clash Leicester hopeful of Morgan return for Atletico clash
- April 23, 2017

Huth's suspension increases the importance of Wes Morgan recovering from the back injury that has ruled him out of Leicester's last five matches. Atletico looked like they might run away with things in the early stages but they'll have been happy to have kept the clean sheet as they bid to make their third semi-final in the last four seasons. (more...)
Second Half Comeback Gives Rockets 2-0 Series Lead
- April 23, 2017

It's now the postseason, but Westbrook is still going strong in terms of historic triple-doubles. For all of Russ's chucking in the fourth quarter, he was a plus-11 in 41 minutes on the court. Gordon delivered another clutch basket with 1:48 remaining, drilling a 28-footer off a James Harden pass to extend the lead to eight. Meanwhile, the Oklahoma City Thunder will be feeling demoralised with the loss as they were in control for most of the game. (more...)
Ibrahimovic and Rojo facing lengthy spells out with serious knee injuries Ibrahimovic and Rojo facing lengthy spells out with serious knee injuries
- April 23, 2017

Manchester United duo Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo have both been ruled out for the remainder of the season with cruciate knee ligament injuries. Rojo's injury is also a serious bodyblow to United's depleted resources at the back with both England global central defenders Phil Jones and Chris Smalling expected to be out till mid May. (more...)
Game 1 Recap: Jazz lose Gobert, but win thriller Game 1 Recap: Jazz lose Gobert, but win thriller
- April 23, 2017

We'll let you know as soon as we hear or know anything about the injury, of course. The team estimated to have lost more wins this season due to injury watched their defensive anchor and the league leader in blocked shots and defensive real plus-minus crumple to the court. (more...)
Penguins vs. Blue Jackets: Game 4 prediction
- April 23, 2017

His third goal gave the Penguins a 3-0 series lead and pushed Columbus to the brink of elimination. A win in the series against the Penguins would be great, but ultimately a series loss is a series loss. After the game, Werenski showed off his battle wound with a selfie on Twitter under the caption "playoff hockey". His status for Tuesday's game is unknown. (more...)
Goffin beats Djokovic to reach Monte Carlo semifinals Goffin beats Djokovic to reach Monte Carlo semifinals
- April 23, 2017

After Ramos-Vinolas stormed through the second set, Murray built a 4-0 advantage in the third set, dropping just three points in doing so. Veteran Tommy Haas , the oldest player in the draw at 39, ousted Frenchman Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-3 to set up a meeting with ninth-seeded Tomas Berdych in the second round . (more...)
Ajax Amsterdam v Schalke 04 Ajax Amsterdam v Schalke 04
- April 23, 2017

The goalkeeper formed a string of excellent saves in the 2nd half to maintain his side in using a chance ahead of next week's return in Gelsenkirchen. "Was this the greatest Ajax [played] under my direction?" Tonight I might have most appreciated the co-operation involving the supporters as well as the team. (more...)
Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix despite terrible track conditions
- April 23, 2017

Vettel fought back to finish second though and ensure he is now tied with Hamilton on 43 points at the top of the table. "The signs point to another furious battle between Mercedes and Ferrari but with rain forecast for race day, Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo could fancy his chances after qualifying fifth". (more...)
Elmohamady discusses Hull strategy to avoid relegation Elmohamady discusses Hull strategy to avoid relegation
- April 23, 2017

To take points away, and at home, we need to improve. "When we start the game like we did, it's not easy to change the situation". We've come through a period that was arguably our most testing of the season in terms of fixtures. Xherdan Shaqiri's stunning 30-yard strike capped a Stoke victory that eased their relegation fears and left Hull still looking nervously over their shoulder after another fruitless away day. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp relieved by Liverpool win at West Brom Jurgen Klopp relieved by Liverpool win at West Brom
- April 23, 2017

Maybe then I would have felt okay, but now it's done. "You can always do better but we learned already in the game". The post Liverpool Edge West Brom, Boost EPL Top Four Chances appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria . West Bromwich - Jurgen Klopp singled out much-derided Simon Mignolet for special praise after the goalkeeper stood firm in the face of a West Bromwich Albion barrage to help grind out a priceless 1-0 away win. (more...)
Twins Begin Series In Detroit Tomorrow Twins Begin Series In Detroit Tomorrow
- April 23, 2017

Orioles 2, Blue Jays 1: Orioles closer Zach Britton escaped a nervy ninth inning, and Baltimore handed the Toronto its sixth straight loss. And battery mate James McCann provided the Tigers' punch with his third home run of the season in a 2-1 win. (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic Ruled Out For Rest Of The Season After Horrific Injury Zlatan Ibrahimovic Ruled Out For Rest Of The Season After Horrific Injury
- April 23, 2017

Some players don't understand what I want but Marcus I trust. Mourinho's affection for the United youngster is obvious whenever he speaks of his player's attitude, performance and contribution. Marcus Rashford's extra-time goal helped United advance to the semis where they'll meet La Liga's Celta Vigo. Ibrahimovic has made 28 appearances for United this season, scoring 17 goals in his first year at the club. (more...)
Smith to start for Cavs; Pacers make lineup change in Game 3 Smith to start for Cavs; Pacers make lineup change in Game 3
- April 23, 2017

Smith didn't play in the second half of Game 2 because Cleveland's medical staff decided it was better for him to rest than risk making his injury worse. "You could play 30 seconds or 30 minutes and it could be the biggest 30 seconds you ever played". "That's an unbelievable thing to go through at this point in time in your career and life", Smith said. (more...)