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Wenger: Wenger: "We have regrets"
- May 03, 2016

Ozil has created the most chances in the league (122) but Arsenal have the lowest goal record in the top four. Arsenal maintained good possession in the first half and had smooth movement around the box. And what was the fate-changing moment for his team this season? Wenger said: "A team like Sunderland is ready to fight for their lives, and of course they will never give up during the 90 minutes". (more...)
Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos pleased with first-leg result
- May 03, 2016

City, who are hoping to reach the final for the first time, drew Tuesday's first leg 0-0 at Etihad Stadium. "I don't think Real are favourites to progress", the Chilean told the club's official site. "It was a tough game". However, they were lucky to escape with a draw and not to concede an away goal. "We are happy for the reaction of the team in the second half", he said. (more...)
Details of Josh Norman's contract revealed
- May 03, 2016

If another club signed Josh Norman while he still carried the franchise tag, that certain team would have had to give up two first-rounder draft picks to the Carolina Panthers. During the 2015 season, Norman was named Pro Football Writers Association Most Improved Co-Player of the Year along with Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousin. (more...)
Kohli, Gayle dance for fans in Bengaluru Kohli, Gayle dance for fans in Bengaluru
- May 03, 2016

So it is important for us to break that partnership. "But that ( Bengaluru ) is one venue where it is very hard to stop world class players on such a good batting surface. "We are very confident with our bowling attack". "When Ashish Nehra was injured, Barinder Sran came in and did a terrific job". We've seen several videos of Indian cricket's golden boy Virat Kohli dancing like a pro at various occasions - his special number with actor Sonakshi Sinha to her hit song Saree Ke Fall Sa ... (more...)
Capitals coach: Penguins may be getting preferential treatment
- May 03, 2016

Orpik was assessed a minor penalty for interference at the time. Trotz said that he was "more disappointed on the length than anything", citing the one-game ban handed to Flyers center Pierre-Edouard Bellemare for a hit that drove Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov into the end boards late in Game 3. (more...)
Pakistan 'discipline' Shehzad, Akmal; Afridi gets 'rest'
- May 03, 2016

Stressing on the importance of giving ample chances to youngsters, Inzamam further clarified that Shehzad and Akmal were being dropped due to lack of performance and disciplinary issues. Inzamam said Afridi - who announced he would continue playing T20 Internationals after resigning as captain in the wake of the World T20 exit - needed to perform in domestic matches to be in the reckoning for national selection. (more...)
Leicester wins English title for 1st time in 132-yr history
- May 03, 2016

Hazard said he was largely unfazed by who won the title, but was pleased to see the underdogs secure the crown. At Hogarths pub nearby, fans urged on Chelsea to beat Tottenham Hotspur into second place in the deciding match, chanting "Come on Chelsea, come on Chelsea" and copying the cheers of fans from the television. (more...)
Another blow for Pune, now Smith out of IPL with wrist injury Another blow for Pune, now Smith out of IPL with wrist injury
- May 03, 2016

When Pietersen was ruled out of injury due to calf injury, Dhoni considered it a "blessing in disguise" with possible replacement being Albie Morkel or Marsh. According to Iyer, given Bailey's leadership experience, he can cover for the loss of Smith and Pietersen. "Smith's (injury news) been a bummer". (more...)
Flyers beat Capitals again, Islanders take 3-2 lead over Panthers
- May 03, 2016

He was almost ideal in Game 6, making 28 of 29 saves. "The past is a different regime", he said after the game. You know, we played the best team in the league after the regular season, and we gave our best. even though they're oh-for-their-last-5 there... and, oh yes, still lead the series 3-2 heading into Sunday's lunchtime Game 6 at Wells Fargo Center. (more...)
LA Clippers suffer double injury concern, as Curry finds out his prognosis
- May 03, 2016

He left to be tended to in the locker room, and the injury was later announced as a fractured third metacarpal . Paul was leading the Clippers with 16 points when he left the game. Game five between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Portland Trail Blazers is scheduled on Wednesday, April 27, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles , California. (more...)
Redskins ink defensive standout Norman Redskins ink defensive standout Norman
- May 02, 2016

The Panthers rescinded Norman's franchise tag earlier this week, and the Redskins quickly swooped in to sell the All-Pro cornerback. It's a 5-year deal for $75 million and an unspecified guarantee with the Washington Redskins. But the Redskins flew him in on the team's private jet with no intentions for letting him leave unsigned Friday. Norman, a four-year veteran, had been in and out of the starting lineup for the Panthers for two-and-a-half seasons before emerging as a potential star late ... (more...)
Martial, Morgan score early as Leicester goes for title
- May 02, 2016

Leicester's cast-iron nerve has held firm when many expected them to fade and three points at the home of the club that used to perennially rule the roost will ensure their metamorphosis from relegation candidates to English champions is complete. (more...)
Barca reclaim top spot
- May 02, 2016

Following a shock run of one win in six games that threatened to derail their season, Barca have responded emphatically with 8-0 and 6-0 triumphs over Deportivo La Coruna and Sporting Gijon in their last two outings. "We created a lot of chances but just couldn't capitalize on them". "Let's hope that Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid lose so Barcelona win the league". (more...)
Eagles look ahead to 5 picks in the final rounds
- May 02, 2016

Notre Dame's C.J. Prosise, who gained He averaged 6.6 yards per carry and gained 1,032 yards and 11 touchdowns before injuries cut his season short. The Eagles exercised a trade with the Cleveland Browns last week, moving up in the2016 NFL Draft order to the No. (more...)
Goff, Wentz go first, second in National Football League draft
- May 02, 2016

The Rams have migrated back to Los Angeles after two long decades mired in St. Louis, and they wanted to make a splash in their comeback season in a sports-crowded market. 26) to Denver for the Broncos' first- (No. 31) and third-round (No. 94) picks. There are still a ton of guys here who could bring something to the team in the upcoming season (and hopefully beyond), so I want to take a look now at who from the remaining players the Packers should give some consideration to taking in the ... (more...)
United cut for top-four finish United cut for top-four finish
- May 02, 2016

Van Gaal will certainly hope for a start akin to that seen at Old Trafford , where Damien Delaney's own goal put United on course for victory within four minutes. It's too important to rotate for freshness for the semi-final. "They had a lot of offensive players which caused us a lot of problems, but they made it hard to get up the pitch, get some possession and try to have some game time". (more...)
Warriors give Lakers go-ahead to speak with Walton
- May 02, 2016

The conversations about the search of the Los Angeles Lakers for a head coach will not die down until they would have found one. Among the rumored candidates to take over was former Laker player Luke Walton. "I said before that I thought it was 60 percent Luke, 30 percent Ollie, 10 percent other, I'd now up it to 70 percent". Walton, 36, became a hot coaching commodity based on a number of factors, none bigger than his term as interim coach during Kerr's leave of absence. (more...)
Roger Goodell: NFL 'not planning any more steps' after Tom Brady ruling Roger Goodell: NFL 'not planning any more steps' after Tom Brady ruling
- May 02, 2016

Tom Brady's four-game suspension for the DeflateGate scandal has been reinstated by a U.S. Appeals court, according to a report from CNBC. The NFL believes the time for those talks has come and gone, the league source told Schefter. The court issued a lengthy decision on Monday, which comes almost seven months after a district court overturned the suspension. Our staff worked very hard on it, and I think that we have given that full consideration. (more...)
Injury update ahead of FA Cup semi-final
- May 02, 2016

While Manchester United go into the semi-final in good heart following a league win, Everton head into the game in crisis. With five games remaining, fifth-placed United are still in contention for a place in the top four of the Barclays Premier League but do need either Manchester City or Arsenal to slip up. (more...)
Injuries To Jordan Brand Athletes Damper Playoff Hopes For L.A. Clippers
- May 02, 2016

According to Dan Woike, Paul has a third metacarpal fracture on his right hand after the point guard was injured while going for a steal in the second half of Sunday's game. The Portland players picked up on the energy in the building, which helped them survive 12 first-half turnovers and a hot start by Paul, who scored the Clippers' first 12 points. (more...)