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Padres pummel Rockies as bullpen implodes in the seventh Padres pummel Rockies as bullpen implodes in the seventh
- Апреля 24, 2018

After Myers singled and Eric Hosmer walked, Scott Oberg relieved McGee but struggled. Jose Pirela then hit a single and Carlos Asuaje proceded to blast a three-run home run to right field to give San Diego a commanding 4-0 lead out of the gate. (more...)
Knicks coaching rumors: Why Hawks' Mike Budenholzer wants the job Knicks coaching rumors: Why Hawks' Mike Budenholzer wants the job
- Апреля 24, 2018

It probably wasn't about the Phoenix job being special. Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer , who interviewed with the Knicks Monday (AEDT) about their coaching vacancy, reportedly would accept the job if it is offered, according to the New York Post . (more...)
Simeone: Costa has no chance of playing against Arsenal Simeone: Costa has no chance of playing against Arsenal
- Апреля 24, 2018

Attack-minded managers such as Luis Enrique and Brendan Rodgers and are the bookmakers favourites for the soon-to-be-vacant position. Diego Simeone , the Atletico manager, said yesterday that the former Chelsea forward, who has a knack of scoring against Arsène Wenger's side, will be available for the second leg on Thursday week. (more...)
National Hockey League roundup: Capitals close out Blue Jackets with fourth straight win National Hockey League roundup: Capitals close out Blue Jackets with fourth straight win
- Апреля 24, 2018

The Capitals won each of the three games in Columbus . They remain the only active National Hockey League franchise never to win a playoff series. "We watched the first two games, and we watched the chances we were giving up", Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly said in a postgame TV interview. (more...)
Raiders sign CB Worley after arrest Raiders sign CB Worley after arrest
- Апреля 24, 2018

But Worley's tenure in Philadelphia didn't last long. The former West Virginia defensive back was arrested and allegedly tased near the Eagles' team facility a week ago , and was released by Philadelphia just hours after the news broke . According to court records, he was charged with six offenses, including DUI (first offense), firearms not to be carried without a license, carrying firearms in public in Philadelphia, possession of an instrument of crime, resisting arrest, and disorderly ... (more...)
Kevin Durant likes petty instagram comment about Russell Westbrook Kevin Durant likes petty instagram comment about Russell Westbrook
- Апреля 24, 2018

Durant later told Royce Young of ESPN that it was a "total accident'" that he liked the comment regarding Westbrook. There has been tension ever since Durant chose to leave the Thunder for the Warriors two summers ago. Whether Durant meant to get people talking or just forgot to switch to his burner account , it's clear that there's still no love lost between him and Russell Westbrook . (more...)
Guardiola plays down pitch invasion by fans Guardiola plays down pitch invasion by fans
- Апреля 24, 2018

Guess it's true what they say about Brazilian goalkeepers: they really are all just frustrated strikers! Antonio Conte's Chelsea of 2016/17 holds the most wins in a Premier League season. No one was hurt, there were no ugly scenes, but the club is likely to earn a rap from the FA. They show how happy they are and that is the most attractive thing we can live like professionals, a manager and football players. (more...)
Capitals close out Jackets; Maple Leafs force Game 7 Capitals close out Jackets; Maple Leafs force Game 7
- Апреля 24, 2018

It's scary and my heart goes out to all the victims and their families. Before the game, Marner was asked what he had learned about these kind of situations in his time in the National Hockey League, and he echoed head coach Mike Babcock. Though the goal did not count, the Bruins could not swing momentum in their own favour. The Bruins challenged the play for goalie interference, and replays showed the forward knocked the stick out of Rasks hands as he cruised through the crease just before ... (more...)
NFL Network's Mike Mayock says Giants control the draft at No. 2 NFL Network's Mike Mayock says Giants control the draft at No. 2
- Апреля 24, 2018

Last year, Cleveland selected DeShone Kizer out of Notre Dame in the second round. In five seasons under the Haslams' majority ownership, the Browns have posted an NFL-worst 15-65 record. McCarron to be the starting quarterback in 2018, but the presence of the veteran means that the Bills wouldn't have to force him into the lineup if he isn't ready. (more...)
Obama set to deliver Nelson Mandela lecture in SA Obama set to deliver Nelson Mandela lecture in SA
- Апреля 24, 2018

There will also be Mandela Fridays on which the public will be encouraged to wear a specific T-shirt inscribed with Madiba's values. The complex is now a museum and hosts the country's Constitutional Court. In his funeral address, Obama said Mandela "makes me want to be a better man" and hailed him as "the last great liberator of the 20th century". Mr Mandela became South Africa's first black president following the end of the racist system of apartheid in 1994. (more...)
Raiders to pick up WR Amari Cooper's fifth-year option, report says Raiders to pick up WR Amari Cooper's fifth-year option, report says
- Апреля 24, 2018

Cooper will make approximately $14 million in 2019, which won't be out of line if new coach Jon Gruden makes him "the focal point" of the Raiders offense like Gruden said he will. If the wide receiver stays healthy, Oakland could get out of the contract, but it would have to release Cooper before the start of the NFL's 2019 business year in March or work out a long-term contract that might pay less him for the 2019 season. (more...)
Orioles bats stay silent against Cleveland Orioles bats stay silent against Cleveland
- Апреля 24, 2018

The Indians have hit 15 home runs in their last 10 games, including 10 over their last five. They are already 11.5 games behind the Red Sox and any dreams of an AL East title are already gone 20 games into the season. Cashner, 0-3 against the Indians , allowed four runs on eight hits in six innings. "It was a big stepping stone", he said. Michael Feliz (0-1) took the loss in relief, coming in with two runners on base and allowing Hoskins' home run. (more...)
FA apologises for mocking Harry Kane on FA Cup Twitter feed FA apologises for mocking Harry Kane on FA Cup Twitter feed
- Апреля 24, 2018

United landed a spot in the final, and will face Chelsea after the blues over came the Saints in the 2nd semi on Sunday, after goals from Sanchez and Herrera gave the Red Devils the win. "At the minute there's no conversations and I'm going to keep playing my games". Tottenham have shown this season that they can cut it with Europe's elite, defeating Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund during the Champions League group stages before securing an excellent 2-2 draw at Juventus before losing the ... (more...)
Sane lauds Man City boss Guardiola as 'best in the world' Sane lauds Man City boss Guardiola as 'best in the world'
- Апреля 24, 2018

Salah was rewarded for his performances which have yielded 41 goals in all competitions since joining from AS Roma a year ago, helping Liverpool reach the Champions League semi-finals and secure a likely top-four finish in the Premier League. (more...)
Conor McGregor is spotted back in Ireland for the first time Conor McGregor is spotted back in Ireland for the first time
- Апреля 24, 2018

I understand. Take them. The champion don't want to fight me right now. But here's the thing: Does Khabib have anything to prove to fight fans? Now he's a champion after beating number 11, let's just get that out in the open. The Ultimate Fighting Championship men's lightweight division is arguably the most competitive division in the UFC and the current crop of lightweights vying for the title is possibly the best it's ever been. (more...)
Benitez hails organisation of Premier League's promoted clubs Benitez hails organisation of Premier League's promoted clubs
- Апреля 24, 2018

Everton are now in ninth place, just one point ahead of Newcastle , with the Magpies also possessing a game in hand. Everton's head of engagement, Scott McLeod, said: "The most important thing for everybody at the club is that we have had the opportunity, through this wonderful technology and the work with No Isolation and WellChild, to do something incredible for an inspirational young Evertonian". (more...)
Chelsea beat Saints to set up FA Cup final against Manchester United Chelsea beat Saints to set up FA Cup final against Manchester United
- Апреля 24, 2018

Chelsea central defender Antonio Rudiger believes everyone in the squad is relishing the upcoming FA Cup final against Manchester United . England coach Gareth Southgate was less optimistic of VAR's success in Russian Federation after Italy were awarded a last-minute penalty in a friendly last month, with German referee Deniz Aytekin changing his decision after being advised by the VAR to watch a replay. (more...)
Nadal eases past Nishikori to claim record-extending 11th Monte Carlo title Nadal eases past Nishikori to claim record-extending 11th Monte Carlo title
- Апреля 24, 2018

So I am just enjoying every day and trying to play with the best attitude possible, to keep being happy playing tennis. After retiring with a hip injury during his Australian Open quarter-final against Marin Cilic, Nadal withdrew from the Mexican Open, Indian Wells Masters and Miami Open due to the problem. (more...)
Celtic ready to take Hibs frustration out on Rangers - Scott Brown Celtic ready to take Hibs frustration out on Rangers - Scott Brown
- Апреля 24, 2018

Today he watched his side overrun Celtic's centre and drive to a deserved 2-0 lead before a late Odsonne Edouard goal clawed one back for Celtic. Hibernian are enjoying a nine-game unbeaten run in the Scottish Premiership - only Kilmarnock (11) are on a longer run without defeat. (more...)
Tom Brady's agent expects Patriots QB to play in 2018 Tom Brady's agent expects Patriots QB to play in 2018
- Апреля 23, 2018

Smoke signals from his Brookline, Mass. manse, a la the Vatican? One source said there was a "75 percent" chance Brady would return, according to Schefter. The team traded Jimmy Garoppolo , the most recent Brady successor, to San Francisco past year, and the 49ers seem quite happy with the quarterback. Yee said Brady is training every day. (more...)