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MI D faces toughest test yet with 'Nova for NCAA title MI D faces toughest test yet with 'Nova for NCAA title
- April 01, 2018

Charles Matthews chipped in 17 points, five rebounds, and three steals for MI as well. The Wolverines move on to the national championship game to take on the victor of the Kansas Jayhawks and Villanova Wildcats in the second semifinal. (more...)
South Africa bat on despite massive lead South Africa bat on despite massive lead
- April 01, 2018

After such a turbulent week, the 33-year-old Paine admitted there had been far less on-pitch chatter with the South African players in Johannesburg when compared to the first three ill-tempered tests. Paine copped a painful blow during play on day two, the Australian camp confirmed. "It was extremely hard but it's no excuse for what happened in the last 45 minutes of play (at Newlands)", Paine said. (more...)
Resurgent Stephens Downs Ostapenko To Take Miami Title Resurgent Stephens Downs Ostapenko To Take Miami Title
- April 01, 2018

Sloane Stephens of the United States poses with the Butch Buchholz championship trophy on Crandon Park Beach after her match against Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia (not pictured) during the women's singles final of the Miami Open at Tennis Center at Crandon Park. (more...)
Former England Captain Ray Wilkins in Critical Condition in Hospital Former England Captain Ray Wilkins in Critical Condition in Hospital
- April 01, 2018

He played for Manchester United , AC Milan, Rangers and QPR, was an assistant coach for Chelsea and managed QPR, Fulham and the Jordan national team. "Butch" as his folks calls him, played for England for a decade, winning 84 caps and netting three times. "All our prayers are with you, Ray", the club tweeted. (more...)
John Wall: Starting, no minutes restriction Saturday John Wall: Starting, no minutes restriction Saturday
- April 01, 2018

It had been more than two months since John Wall played in an NBA basketball game. The initial prognosis called for him to be sidelined six to eight weeks, so he returns right at the back end of that range. He is also expected to sit out Sunday's game against Chicago. The Hornets are playing for pride and to be a spoiler down the stretch with their playoff hopes pretty much out the window. (more...)
Extra security for tonight's Kings game Extra security for tonight's Kings game
- April 01, 2018

Its situations like this that the Sacramento Kings and Sacramento Police are trying to avoid. Clark was shot in his grandparents' backyard by officers responding to a nighttime call of someone breaking vehicle windows. "A white heart floral display has a red ribbon saying "Rest in Power" while another says "#Stephon Clark". Stevante Clark told TV station ABC10 (KXTV) that the mayor deserves respect. (more...)
Braun Leads Brewers To Win Braun Leads Brewers To Win
- April 01, 2018

Padres newcomer Eric Hosmer, signed to a $144 million, eight-year contract early in spring training, went 0 for 4 with a walk and two strikeouts in his Padres debut. Six players are making their first appearance on a Major League Opening Day roster, including Cimber, Lopez, Kazuhisa Makita, Kyle McGrath, Jose Pirela and Christian Villanueva. (more...)
Kawhi Leonard returns to NY for rehab Kawhi Leonard returns to NY for rehab
- April 01, 2018

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Leonard has returned to NY for rehab, and there is no timetable for his return to San Antonio . The Spurs reportedly sent team staff members to NY to monitor Leonard's progress. After finishing third in the NBA MVP voting last season, Leonard has averaged 16.2 points, 4.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 2.0 steals per game in 2017-18. (more...)
Alan Shearer reacts to Newcastle win against Huddersfield Alan Shearer reacts to Newcastle win against Huddersfield
- April 01, 2018

Nerves were starting to creep in around St James' Park, heightened when, just before the hour mark, Huddersfield's Laurent Depoitre found space on the edge of the box but struck his shot just wide. With only 45 days until the end of the season, Jamaal Lascelles has reminded Mike Ashley that Rafa Benitez has delivered what feels to be a "stable club". (more...)
English Premier League Report: Everton v Manchester City 31 March 2018 English Premier League Report: Everton v Manchester City 31 March 2018
- April 01, 2018

But it was very soon evident that the Everton boss need not have anxious about how his opponents' rear guard would be set out. A win over Everton will put City in position to lift the league title after the Manchester derby next Saturday. (more...)
Hales replaces Warner in Sunrisers Hyderabad Hales replaces Warner in Sunrisers Hyderabad
- April 01, 2018

However, David Warner is yet to be replaced for a batsman that who justify the gap that he has left behind him. SunRisers Hyderabad had retained Warner in a ₹12.5 crore deal. SRH will play their opening match against Rajasthan Royals on April 9. He will be missing two games for his county, even if Sunriers don't qualify for the play-offs. (more...)
Manchester United vs. Swansea City live stream info, TV channel Manchester United vs. Swansea City live stream info, TV channel
- April 01, 2018

The win opened up a two-point lead over Liverpool , who had won earlier in the day. Just 15 minutes later, the points were as good as decided when Lingard collected the ball just inside Swansea territory and threaded through a magnificent pass for Sanchez to race on and deliver an unstoppable finish from the edge of the area. (more...)
Joel Embiid Has Surgery to Repair Orbital Fracture After Eye Injury Joel Embiid Has Surgery to Repair Orbital Fracture After Eye Injury
- April 01, 2018

In Embiid's absence, the 76ers turned to balanced scoring and defense to notch their 45th win. Ben Simmons scored 13 points with 12 rebounds, 11 assists, one steal and two blocks during a 101-91 win over the Hawks on Friday. Atlanta converted just 35.6 percent of its field goal tries and shot a brutal 9 of 39 from the 3-point line. The Sixers maintained the lead to close out the second quarter, entering the half with a 47-41 advantage. (more...)
De Grandhomme shows new restraint until late lapse De Grandhomme shows new restraint until late lapse
- April 01, 2018

Southee (6-62) and new ball partner Trent Boult (4-87) finished with all 10 England wickets, as was the case in last week's first Test win in Auckland. "Yes, we might leak a few more runs in that first 10 overs than we usually do, but to create those extra chances is the gameplan". "The plan was to bat as hard as we can and try to get through, because they bowl good areas and bowl pretty well up front, so it was always going to be hard", de Grandhomme said. (more...)
Tottenham boss Pochettino: I can understand Martinez concerns for Alderweireld Tottenham boss Pochettino: I can understand Martinez concerns for Alderweireld
- March 31, 2018

After all, there's no title race to speak of, and therefore no genuinely huge games involving Manchester City . With Courtois looking like to be ruled unfit, Caballero could be set for a rare Premier League appearance. Alvaro Morata will probably start upfront and has looked slightly livelier recently, and may have appreciated the global break - he wasn't called up by Spain, so will have spent the last fortnight simply getting himself into shape on the training ground. (more...)
Cards not mired in Final Four fanfare Cards not mired in Final Four fanfare
- March 31, 2018

While Louisville isn't as proficient shooting from the perimeter as Mississippi State , the Cardinals are still 14th in the country in 3-point shooting percentage. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are shooting 37.3 percent from beyond the arc and 75.1 percent from the free throw line. Ogunbowale's shot capped off a stretch that saw Napheesa Collier score and Dangerfield tie it with a three in a sequence reminiscent of regulation when Collier hit a three and Kia Nurse stole an inbounds pass ... (more...)
Penn State Into NIT Final Penn State Into NIT Final
- March 31, 2018

In the win over Utah , he scored 15 points while dishing out 14 assists and grabbing 9 rebounds. Utah forward Tyler Rawson (21) shoots against Penn State guard Tony Carr (10) during the first quarter of an NCAA college bas. Ado had 13 points and seven rebounds. Penn State took over in the third quarter and never looked back. Penn State beat the No. 1 and No. 2 seeds in its region to advance to play Mississippi State - which did the same. (more...)
Martinez struggles as Cardinals fall to Mets Martinez struggles as Cardinals fall to Mets
- March 31, 2018

This year's Mets Opening Day Game has brought almost $8 million in economic activity to New York City, according to an analysis by the city's Economic Development Corporation (EDC). Rookie Jordan Hicks, making his big-league debut, allowed an infield hit to the first man he faced but then immediately got a double play ball and carved up Jay Bruce for an inning-ending strikeouts, throwing 100, 101 and 102 miles per hour fastballs along with a knee-buckling 86 miles per hour slider. (more...)
Klopp Concentrates On Crystal Palace, Not Man City Klopp Concentrates On Crystal Palace, Not Man City
- March 31, 2018

The 24-year-old is believed to be sitting on an offer from Juventus , but the fact that Liverpool are still in negotiations with Can can only be a positive. Experienced manager Roy Hodgson had nothing but praise for Liverpool's star man, and spoke about how his team must work in order to stop him. He has been back for a few weeks already but he has come closer and closer. (more...)
Mississippi State, Louisville square off in Final Four Mississippi State, Louisville square off in Final Four
- March 31, 2018

UConn was down five with under a minute to go in regulation before Napheesa Collier hit a 3-pointer with 15 seconds left and Kia Nurse had a steal for a layup a few seconds later to tie it. The sixth, point guard Crystal Dangerfield, is at 9.6 and scored 21 - including 5-of-5 from three in the first half - in the Elite Eight win versus defending national champion SC. (more...)