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Rafael Nadal requires three sets to defeat Leonardo Mayer at Barcelona Open Rafael Nadal requires three sets to defeat Leonardo Mayer at Barcelona Open
- April 29, 2019

Sixth seed Karen Khachanov's hard season continued with a 6-2 7-6 (4) loss to Guido Pella, while fellow seeds Denis Shapovalov, Gilles Simon and Pablo Carreno Busta also fell. Although Mayer continued to make things hard, Nadal maintained a slim advantage in the rest of the set thanks to stepped-up aggressiveness and accurate ball-striking off the forehand side. (more...)
Tyronn Lue reportedly leaves ‘lasting impression’ on Lakers in coaching interview Tyronn Lue reportedly leaves ‘lasting impression’ on Lakers in coaching interview
- April 28, 2019

Lue's prior experience with LeBron James , and offensive schemes that turn the Cavs into an offensive powerhouse by spacing the floor with shooters around James driving and passing ability, surely remains Lue's biggest selling point as a coach. (more...)
Former Rudder Ranger Isaiah Johnson picked by Oakland in NFL Draft Former Rudder Ranger Isaiah Johnson picked by Oakland in NFL Draft
- April 28, 2019

Clelin Ferrell kicked things off at No. 4, and he could develop into the kind of edge rusher this team so sorely needed in 2018. Former Alabama running back Josh Jacobs is one of six players profiled on their respective roads to the National Football League in the ESPN+ eight-part documentary series Draft Academy. (more...)
Ronaldo hits 600th club goal as Juventus hold Inter Milan Ronaldo hits 600th club goal as Juventus hold Inter Milan
- April 28, 2019

Before the match, Nainggolan told DAZN that "Juventus are a team that you want to beat" and, with all of his previous four goals this season coming against so-called "lesser opponents" in Bologna, Sampdoria, Genoa and Frosinone, Nainggolan was looking to leave his mark on this match. (more...)
Giants Draft Pick Corey Ballentine Shot and Injured Sunday Morning Giants Draft Pick Corey Ballentine Shot and Injured Sunday Morning
- April 28, 2019

Dwane Simmons, a junior and a member of the football team, was killed in the incident. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport added, per a source, that Ballentine's gunshot wound is "not life-threatening" and doctors say his recovery will take "a matter of weeks". (more...)
NBA, Sacramento Kings launch probe into allegations against Luke Walton NBA, Sacramento Kings launch probe into allegations against Luke Walton
- April 28, 2019

The suit against Walton was filed by ex-Spectrum SportsNet host Kelli Tennant , who worked with the 39-year-old when he served as a guest analyst on the Los Angeles Lakers' regional network. Doughty is a veteran investigator and senior associate attorney at Van Dermyden Maddux. Tennant's attorney says that happened in 2014. He forcibly kissed her neck, face and chest, according to legal documents obtained by TMZ . (more...)
Dre Greenlaw drafted by 49ers in 5th round Dre Greenlaw drafted by 49ers in 5th round
- April 28, 2019

Some 49ers fans reacted with fury on Friday over the San Francisco team's decision to draft Nick Bosa , a Trump supporter with history of "insensitive" posts on social media. It was just a specific thing that happened, and me, as a young kid, a thought popping into my head and, boom, made a decision to tweet it out. And what of the tweet about Kaepernick, who sought to give a voice to the voiceless by kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality against people of ... (more...)
Juventus prepared to meet Man United's valuation of Paul Pogba Juventus prepared to meet Man United's valuation of Paul Pogba
- April 28, 2019

The Reds boss has asserted that he will maintain the same mantra he exorcised in his two previous managerial roles at Molde and Cardiff City - in bringing players to the club who have the right quality and are also not driven by finance or fame. (more...)
Leeds United's 1-1 draw against Aston Villa was absolute madness Leeds United's 1-1 draw against Aston Villa was absolute madness
- April 28, 2019

I'll be absolutely amazed if that's not rescinded. "We need to get a good performance". Mateusz Klich slotted in when it looked as though the game had paused for Villa's Jonathan Kodjia to receive treatment. "At the moment we're the second best team in the division and we're going to try and be the best next Sunday". "I asked him [what he meant to do]". (more...)
Patriots draft QB Jarrett Stidham in 4th round Patriots draft QB Jarrett Stidham in 4th round
- April 28, 2019

Fans should be wary of reading too much into Stidham's selection. The Patriots are starting to plan for life after Tom Brady. He left school with one year of eligibility remaining. Stidham and Brown began dating at Baylor, where the current Auburn QB began his collegiate career. That never came to be. They regressed further in 2018, going just 8-5 and finishing fifth in the SEC West division just a year after winning it previously. (more...)
Nikola Jokic Joins ELITE Company With Game 7 Triple-Double Nikola Jokic Joins ELITE Company With Game 7 Triple-Double
- April 28, 2019

With 40 seconds on the clock and his team up by two , Murray took a handoff from Jokic which caused Aldridge to switch on to him. "We haven't gone this far in a while". Nikola Jokic led the way with a triple-double of 21 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists in the Western Conference first-round playoff decider. Rudy Gay came off the bench for San Antonio to have the best game for the Spurs, with 21 points and 8 rebounds on a night when DeMar DeRozan struggled from the field. (more...)
Clemson Signs Head Football Coach To $93 Million Deal Clemson Signs Head Football Coach To $93 Million Deal
- April 28, 2019

During the last four seasons of the program's active eight-year streak of ten-win seasons, Swinney's Tigers have captured four consecutive outright ACC titles (the first program ever to do so) and four consecutive College Football Playoff berths, while tying for the national lead with 55 wins in that four-year span.During Swinney's tenure, the success of Clemson football student-athletes transcends the titles on the field. (more...)
Virat Kohli Celebrates In Style After Losing 9th Toss In IPL 2019 Virat Kohli Celebrates In Style After Losing 9th Toss In IPL 2019
- April 28, 2019

He picks two wickets in one over. Five runs later, Kohli departed too before AB de Villiers and Shivam Dube joined hands. RCB needed a massive over but they could only manage only nine off it! Sandeep Lamichhane has been roped in place of Chris Morris out. (more...)
Packers NFL Draft Day 3 picks Packers NFL Draft Day 3 picks
- April 28, 2019

He's the third former A&M player to be taken in this year's draft. Jace Sternberger's winding journey took the next step Friday night. Green Bay selected cornerback Ka'dar Hollman from Toledo in Round 6 (185th pick). Immediately following each pick, we'll continue to update the grades. Picking Keke adds interior depth on the defensive line for the Packers. Over 52 games played for Texas A&M from 2015-18, Keke tallied 150 total tackles, 21 tackles for loss and 12 sacks, as well as seven ... (more...)
Sicko leaks photos of Emiliano Sala's body in morgue on social media Sicko leaks photos of Emiliano Sala's body in morgue on social media
- April 28, 2019

Dorset police expressed its disgust at the circulation of the images and confirmed they had launched an investigation. The body of the Argentinian striker was recovered two weeks following the crash, while the remains of the pilot have not been found. (more...)
Chelsea boss Sarri has Premier League bug Chelsea boss Sarri has Premier League bug
- April 28, 2019

No, we played a final [in the Carabao Cup]. "We played a final, which we lost on penalties". We are in the semifinal in the Europa League. "So the season, at the moment, is good". The first step, though, is good". Sarri's men face Manchester United in a crucial clash on Sunday, sitting fourth in the table but only a point ahead of fifth-placed Arsenal. (more...)
Ole: We need players with the right mentality
- April 28, 2019

Since returning to Man United , the French midfielder has helped the team win the Europa League and the League Cup. Why have Manchester United declined under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer? Of course that is not going to happen. "We've got a different generation of players and we've got to do it our own way". With Arsenal separating the two clubs in fifth place with 66 points, neither side can afford to drop points with three league games to go. (more...)
Crystal Palace 0 Everton 0: Woodwork denies Toffees in frustrating draw Crystal Palace 0 Everton 0: Woodwork denies Toffees in frustrating draw
- April 28, 2019

Another defensive slip nearly put Calvert-Lewin in but he just couldn't toe the loose ball past the nearest defender while Richarlison wasted a good chance to break forward when he failed to play Gylfi Sigurdsson in and was closed down. (more...)
IPL 2019: Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by 46 runs IPL 2019: Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by 46 runs
- April 28, 2019

South African Faf du Plessis also gave the game against the MI a miss. "They (Dhoni and Jadeja ) both are pretty sick... both unwell, virus and bacteria... Both Dhoni and Jadeja are expected to recover during the break and come back to guide the team in the tough phase ahead. "We are going to look to do the same now", the former New Zealand captain said. (more...)
Michael Rubin Calls Out Judge for Denying Meek Mill Travel to Toronto Michael Rubin Calls Out Judge for Denying Meek Mill Travel to Toronto
- April 28, 2019

A judge this week denied rapper Meek Mill's parole request to travel to Toronto for the National Basketball Association playoffs. "I know you have a vendetta against Meek Mill and are obsessed with trying to control every aspect of his life", read Rubin's post. (more...)