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Joe Johnson's Buzzer-Beater Defeats Clippers in Game 1 Joe Johnson's Buzzer-Beater Defeats Clippers in Game 1
- April 30, 2017

All that experience is why the Utah Jazz brought him in this season. DeAndre Jordan took only seven shots the entire game. A video review confirmed it was good. The playoff experience of Hill, Johnson and Diaw was huge. Hours after the final buzzer sounded, an MRI revealed there was no structural damage to Gobert's knee, but that he'd suffered hyperextension and a bone bruise. (more...)
We'll win the F1 championship, says Ferrari
- April 30, 2017

Sebastian Vettel in celebration mode. The Mercedes executive director, Toto Wolff, has said the team will consider team orders after defeat at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday made it clear the battle for this year's Formula One world championship will be closely contested with Ferrari. (more...)
Give Joe Johnson your sick, your poor, your injured centers
- April 30, 2017

When asked what it's like when Johnson gets on a roll like that, Ingles kept it simple, "Get out of his way!" A number of series got to Game 5 in this NBA's first round tied to varying degrees of surprise, but the fact that the pairing which metrics and projections identified as the most evenly matched entering the playoffs is among them was laughably predictable. (more...)
Sunderland down as Hull hold on for point at Saints Sunderland down as Hull hold on for point at Saints
- April 30, 2017

John O'Shea said Sunderland were "distraught" after Josh King's 88th-minute goal condemned the Black Cats to relegation, but the players have had long enough to brace themselves for this outcome. "I know that cash isn't easy up this part, so I appreciate every penny they put into the club by watching the team, so my thoughts are with them". The type of late season comeback that has appeared in the last few seasons just didn't arrive and Sunderland are relegated with a woeful points and ... (more...)
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects stadium move to disrupt Tottenham Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects stadium move to disrupt Tottenham
- April 30, 2017

After a disappointing season, Arsenal were still three points behind, however, and a superior goal difference meant Spurs realistically needed only one victory to stay above them from their final two games. It'll have a 61,000-capacity - 1000 more seats than Arsenal's Emirates Stadium. After 118 years, it has come down to nothing more than a couple of matches. (more...)
Dana White Says UFC's Previous Owners Turned Down $5 Billion Deal
- April 30, 2017

On not being willing to sell to people who wouldn't advance the company well: "There's people who I believe add value". "One of the million things that I respect about the Fertittas - they weren't just going to let this thing go for the money". (more...)
Florida Gators' Caleb Brantley falls to Cleveland Browns in sixth round Florida Gators' Caleb Brantley falls to Cleveland Browns in sixth round
- April 30, 2017

Brown said the Browns are conducting their own investigation into the incident. The police initially reported that Brantley was a victim. According to the Tampa Bay Times a later report reversed course. Brantley entered a not-guilty plea to the battery charge on Monday, according to Alachua County court records . On April 13, just two weeks before the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the 6-foot-3, 300-pound Brantley was accused of knocking out and causing dental damage to a woman at a ... (more...)
Arsenal scouted Alli before Tottenham move, claims Wenger Arsenal scouted Alli before Tottenham move, claims Wenger
- April 30, 2017

However, Wenger says the initial signs are positive and while Koscielny will be further assessed ahead of the game, the centre-back has a 60-40 chance of being fit to face Spurs. They have also scored in their last 17 home league matches so Arsenal's task is a formidable one, especially with central defender Laurent Koscielny doubtful after suffering a knee injury late on against Leicester. (more...)
Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards - 4/22/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards - 4/22/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- April 30, 2017

Just days after Hawks forward Paul Millsap compared the Wizards physical style in Game 1 to mixed martial arts, 55 total fouls were called and 71 free throw attempted in a brutal contest. Gortat finished the night 7/10 from the field and was the unsung hero in the game. It's not like Hawks point guard Dennis Schroder has had a bad series by any means. (more...)
Cowboys draft pick Ryan Switzer tags himself best returner in draft Cowboys draft pick Ryan Switzer tags himself best returner in draft
- April 30, 2017

One draft analyst said this: "Switzer has the potential to develop into a productive slot receiver for the cowboys and should make an immediate impact returning punts". However, he's able to create separation underneath and shows quality release quickness. In 99 punt return attempts Switzer averaged 10.9 per return, and had seven career return TDs. (more...)
Judge's latest home run proves he's the most exciting Baby Bomber
- April 30, 2017

The last time it took St. Louis 13 games into a season to get a save was 1980, when Mark Littell closed out the Phillies at Veterans Stadium. I enjoyed my time with them, and a lot of people helped me. Offensively, the White Sox will look to the middle of their lineup to get some production against Jordan Montgomery . "If you swing at the right ones, you make more contact and you strike out less". (more...)
Powell shines as Raptors seize control with win over Bucks Powell shines as Raptors seize control with win over Bucks
- April 30, 2017

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 14 points and totaled seven turnovers in Milwaukee's Game 4 loss, while DeMar DeRozan led all players with 33 points. The Bucks had some runs in the second quarter and got the lead to nine at one point, but the Raptors always seemed to be in control. "We don't know what they're gonna do, or what they're going to do differently". (more...)
PSG one step away from third successive French Cup trophy PSG one step away from third successive French Cup trophy
- April 30, 2017

Cavani, who has extended his contract with the club until 2020, doubled the hosts' lead five minutes later, as he back-heeled Di Maria's right-flank cross at target. "I have great belief in my club's ability to achieve all of their objectives", added Cavani. Monaco manager Jardim of course did not agree with Verratti: "We have 15 players not 25 and most of our regular starters are also injured". (more...)
Bills draft LB Milno and QB Peterman in 5th round Bills draft LB Milno and QB Peterman in 5th round
- April 30, 2017

The Buffalo Bills selected Pitt quarterback Nathan Peterman with the 28th pick in the fifth round of the 2017 National Football League draft. Peterman was considered one of the top five quarterbacks available in just about every mock draft out there, but slipped a bit. (more...)
Toffees expel The Sun, stick tight with Barkley
- April 30, 2017

Premier League side Everton rallied around their midfielder Ross Barkley, after a newspaper columnist compared him to a gorilla and made a series of disparaging statements about the England worldwide and the residents of Liverpool. The Sun is already banned by Everton's city rivals Liverpool due to their coverage of the Hillsborough disaster in which 96 people lost their lives in 1989. (more...)
Andy Murray losses to Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals Andy Murray losses to Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals
- April 30, 2017

Murray edged the second with the only break in the 10th game. He was outclassed in the first set, but dug in during the second as he grew into the contest and levelled the match with a single break of serve. Murray broke again at the start of the third set, his fourth game on the trot, but Thiem stopped the rot by breaking straight back. Sharapova took control of the second set early and, although Kontaveit threatened a comeback, ultimately she could not get back on terms. (more...)
Packers 'incensed' at TJ Lang signing with Lions Packers 'incensed' at TJ Lang signing with Lions
- April 30, 2017

Thursday. During that stretch, he was a six-time Pro Bowler and four-time All-Pro. New Orleans released him in February 2016 but re-signed him and Evans started all 16 games last season for the ninth time in his career. "At that point, Thompson and Ball should have been proactive , gone to one of their best and most popular players and signed Lang to a new deal". "I think that his leadership would've been outstanding for us". (more...)
Bowling against Dhoni is challenging: Kuldeep Yadav Bowling against Dhoni is challenging: Kuldeep Yadav
- April 30, 2017

Prior to that, he had a great domestic season, where he continued to befuddle the batsmen with his variations. The Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) wicketkeeper-batsman was batting well, having already hit a four and two sixes in 15 balls, and was threatening to maul the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) attack. (more...)
Methanex Corporation-Notice of Cash Dividend Methanex Corporation-Notice of Cash Dividend
- April 30, 2017

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of MEOH. Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) had a decrease of 0.53% in short interest. Methanex had a negative return on equity of 1.82% and a negative net margin of 0.63%. The Company's subsidiary, Waterfront Shipping Company Limited, operates its fleet, which is made up of over 20 vessels ranging from 3,000 to 50,000 deadweight tons of capacity. (more...)
Diego Costa double helps Chelsea restore seven-point lead in title race Diego Costa double helps Chelsea restore seven-point lead in title race
- April 30, 2017

Tottenham Hotspur must learn to "get over the finish line", striker Harry Kane has said after the club failed to convert a dominant performance into a victory against Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-final. "We are talking about players who wrote the history of this club", he said. But I think we are ready to fight until the end. "When I talk to you at the national team, I do not know if I am a good captain, but I am a captain on the pitch". (more...)