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Nationals SS Trea Turner hits for cycle vs Rockies Nationals SS Trea Turner hits for cycle vs Rockies
- April 26, 2017

Turner was well on his way to the cycle with a single in the first inning and a double in the second. The Nationals , who barely touched Anderson for the first five innings, finally figured him out in their four-run sixth. Austin Jackson and Michael Brantley homered for Cleveland. In three outings for Triple-A Albuquerque, Marquez had 18 strikeouts and no walks over 10 innings. (more...)
Liverpool dealt blow in bid to sign Premier League defender Liverpool dealt blow in bid to sign Premier League defender
- April 26, 2017

However, it is Liverpool who will be the most anxious about missing out on the lucrative Champions League spot next season as they are just two points clear of United who have two games in hand. United won 2-0 at Burnley in the league, while Arsenal reached the FA Cup final with a 2-1 extra-time victory over Manchester City at Wembley. "We were not at our best", manager Juergen Klopp said. (more...)
Antonio Conte wants Eden Hazard to continue putting Chelsea team first Antonio Conte wants Eden Hazard to continue putting Chelsea team first
- April 26, 2017

Conte cited the example of Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham Hotspur side, who are chasing the league title for the second consecutive season, trailing the league leaders by four points. After a rampant first season in England in 2014/15 when he scored 20 league goals for Chelsea , Costa was among the players who most openly clashed with then manager Jose Mourinho last season and angry fans booed him after Mourinho was sacked. (more...)
Gareth Bale ruled out of Champions League semi-final with calf injury Gareth Bale ruled out of Champions League semi-final with calf injury
- April 26, 2017

The Wales worldwide now appears to be a doubt for both legs of Madrid's Champions League semi-final tie with city rivals Atletico Madrid. To a larger extent, even for Zidane, for picking him when he was clearly not fit to play. "He was training normally, without any problems and in the end (the injury) happened, which is something we can't avoid". "I trust the staff here". The injury means that Marco Asensio will likely be filling in for Bale after good showings in that role during El ... (more...)
Earnhardt: Tough to tell Hendrick he's retiring
- April 26, 2017

He says he plays to stay involved in racing at some level after he's done driving. The couple have no children at this time His wife took to Twitter recently to share how proud she was of her husband. "I'm sure God has many other great plans for him and us!" He made 10 starts in the 88 Chevrolet, won a pole at Phoenix and had three top-fives. "You deserve everything, all the awards and accolades", Hendrick said. (more...)
Mourinho: City favourites for top four, not United Mourinho: City favourites for top four, not United
- April 26, 2017

I try to be honest and direct. If you don't I ask you for more . "It is common sense". You give me everything you have, I thank you for that. 'So I could never demand more from him. 'I always feel that the season is very important for me, for the players, for the club , ' the 54-year-old said. "And the reality is even in the first season of better years we won already and we have already the chance to do good things until the end of the season". (more...)
LaLiga: Luis Enrique wishes Barcelona had Madrid's extra games
- April 26, 2017

Messi even makes a difference when he's at home having dinner. But Messi, who scored his first with a superb jinking run and finish, fired in from the edge of the area to win it for Barcelona . When you get back to 2-2 with 10 men you have to think a little more and defend together. Ter Stegen's coming of ageThat Barca were still in the game for Messi to make the telling impact, though, was thanks in large part to the brilliance of Marc-Andre ter Stegen in goal. (more...)
Kerr's illness still unknown, return to Warriors not set
- April 26, 2017

In the midst of the sobering news about Kerr, the Warriors got a boost with the return of Durant for the final game of the series after he injured his left calf in Game 1. Meanwhile, the Atlanta Hawks stormed back to a series tying win on Monday night, beating the Washington Wizards, 111-101, in Game 4 of their series at the Philips Arena. (more...)
Liverpool ready to shatter transfer record for Van Dijk Liverpool ready to shatter transfer record for Van Dijk
- April 26, 2017

Liverpool are expected to smash transfer record to sign Virgil van Dijk with a whopping £50million price. Should they meet the hefty figure demanded by the Saints, it would easily surpass the £35m that they spent to sign Andy Carroll in 2011, although they do face competition from Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Everton for the Dutch global, as per The Liverpool Echo . (more...)
Thunder blow double-digit lead again, go down 3-1 to Houston Thunder blow double-digit lead again, go down 3-1 to Houston
- April 26, 2017

During a joint press conference, Steven Adams was asked about the issue but was interrupted by Westbrook. "We're all one team". "If I go to the bench and Steven's on the floor, and im off the floor, we're in this together". The Houston Rockets aren't playing their best basketball against the Oklahoma City Thunder, and that might be the most impressive thing you can say about them. (more...)
Wayne Selden Jr. comes through with highlight jam in Memphis playoff victory
- April 26, 2017

Zach Rudolph had double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds. NOTES: The Grizzlies' Game 3 victory on Thursday night snapped the Spurs' 10-game postseason winning streak over Memphis. Conley and Parker traded baskets to start OT, and Leonard hit a fadeaway to give the Spurs a 102-100 lead with two minutes left. That should pay off today in Game 4 . (more...)
White Sox Rough Up Vargas, Royals Skid Reaches 5 White Sox Rough Up Vargas, Royals Skid Reaches 5
- April 26, 2017

Maybe just a little soreness from lifting so I can gain some muscle and weight back. Following Davidson's home run, Abreu's broken-bat single, and Melky Cabrera 's two run single in the fifth inning, the Sox offense broke it open in the sixth inning. (more...)
NBA Playoffs 2017: Clippers vs. Jazz Game 5 live stream NBA Playoffs 2017: Clippers vs. Jazz Game 5 live stream
- April 26, 2017

Given the fact that there's only a few guys in the league who actually have signature shoes, and those shoes are usually some of the best around, it's unavoidable that players are going to wear other players' signature shoes. And in Johnson's case, not merely getting run, but keeping a team afloat: he's been pouring in 19.3 points a game for the Jazz , including a buzzer-beater to steal Game 1. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas remembers late sister Chyna from head to toe Isaiah Thomas remembers late sister Chyna from head to toe
- April 26, 2017

The Bulls had control of the game by dominating on the offensive glass, beating the Celtics in rebounds 43-38. Said Rondo: "I just tried to stay aggressive. Thomas nearly lifted the Eastern Conference top seeds to victory with two late baskets in their best-of-seven first-round series opener against the Bulls, but the visitors survived to draw first blood, 106-102. (more...)
Damian Lillard Fixated On Surpassing Warriors
- April 26, 2017

The Warriors won 128-103. However, he was at the Moda Center for Monday's game. That was Portland's final stand, and I fully expect the Warriors to win convincingly tonight. Kerr, who could miss Game 4 on Monday night , is no stranger to health issues as the reigning NBA Coach of the Year missed the first 43 games of the 2015-16 season while dealing with headaches, nausea and an ailing neck due to complications from back surgery. (more...)
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