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Mets push back Syndergaard, start Gsellman vs Braves Mets push back Syndergaard, start Gsellman vs Braves
- April 28, 2017

BRAVES KEY TRENDS: The Braves have lost six of their last seven games overall and are just 2-8 in their last 10 road games. Perhaps it is time for the Mets to put less emphasis on the home run, and greater focus on base hits. Markakis finished with three hits. INSULT, BUT LESS INJURY Cespedes had been out since getting a cramp in his left hamstring last Thursday, and d'Arnaud caught for the first time since bruising his right wrist a week ago. (more...)
Ancelotti feels Bayern only have themselves to blame for Dortmund defeat Ancelotti feels Bayern only have themselves to blame for Dortmund defeat
- April 28, 2017

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his 35th goal of the season, set up by Ousmane Dembele, before the French wunderkind drilled home Dortmund's victor 16 minutes from time . "We certainly had a bit of luck too". It felt like Dortmund's callow fragility had been exposed once again, just as it had been in this stadium earlier this month. (more...)
Mike Mayock Mock Draft 2017: Packers take RB Alvin Kamara at 29 Mike Mayock Mock Draft 2017: Packers take RB Alvin Kamara at 29
- April 28, 2017

The New York Giants have a Super Bowl caliber roster, so I think they're first pick should be someone who can help them immediately. The service members will meet general manager John Elway, head coach Vance Joseph and the team's first-round draft pick. (more...)
Andy Murray begins Monte Carlo campaign and Kyle Edmund faces Rafael Nadal Andy Murray begins Monte Carlo campaign and Kyle Edmund faces Rafael Nadal
- April 27, 2017

Djokovic, a two-time champion in Monte Carlo, received a bye in the first round and appeared to feel some strain in his right elbow in a close final set against Simon. Simon would serve for the match, but his arm was tight, and he was again broken back, 5-5. Simon failed to get the better of Dominic Thiem losing to the Austrian twice in Rotterdam and Acapulco within three weeks and compatriot Jo-Wilfried Tsonga dispatched Simon in his only quarterfinal appearance to date in Nice. (more...)
Roy Keane: Wayne Rooney's future at Manchester United is over Roy Keane: Wayne Rooney's future at Manchester United is over
- April 27, 2017

Center-back Michael Keane has been dominating the news lately with reports surfacing that the ex-Manchester United defender will not extend his stay at Burnley beyond the Summer. Burnley manager Sean Dyche has played down reports that Michael Keane has chose to leave the club at the end of the season. The Red Devils skipper has looked decidedly off colour this season and when he has played he's struggled for goals, despite making himself the club's all-time top scorer in the process. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral
- April 27, 2017

Bobby Portis was huge off the bench, contributing 19 including two clutch 3s late in the fourth quarter. Their output has caught up to those desires so far during the postseason. "We knew their stuff just like they knew ours, but we executed extremely well. So we all got to be prepared but, whatever it takes". Thomas still started the game and scored 33-points in his 38 total minutes of game time. (more...)
Baltimore Ravens Surprise Make-A-Wish Kid With Opportunity Of A Lifetime Baltimore Ravens Surprise Make-A-Wish Kid With Opportunity Of A Lifetime
- April 27, 2017

Through Make-A-Wish, he requested the opportunity to declare a Ravens draft pick. According to CSN Mid-Atlantic , T.J. Onwuanibe was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2015. The wish reveal was extra special, including appearances from the Ravens cheerleaders and Poe. Oh, and if this story wasn't good enough, TJ's cancer has been in remission since February, so there's a lot to like here. (more...)
Aaron Judge hits monster home run almost to Yankee Stadium concourse Aaron Judge hits monster home run almost to Yankee Stadium concourse
- April 27, 2017

A designated hitter (Cody Asche) with a batting average of.069. White Sox: 3B Todd Frazier is still recovering from a stomach illness and did not play, although manager Rick Renteria said Frazier was available. Griffin (2-0) spent his first two seasons in the majors with the A's before being released near the end of 2015 after Tommy John surgery a year earlier. (more...)
James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round
- April 27, 2017

Digital sports network Uninterrupted released a video of one of James' lifting sessions, and it seems like the Cleveland Cavaliers star is keeping the energy just as high in the gym as he is on the court. The Pacers, who finished the regular season as the NBA's second-best free throw shooting team, made 10-of-17 free throws on Sunday afternoon. A couple of seconds later, George attempted an open 3 that would've sent the game to overtime. (more...)
Manny Pacquiao wants to continue boxing career following bout with Jeff Horn Manny Pacquiao wants to continue boxing career following bout with Jeff Horn
- April 27, 2017

If the underdog wins, Horn has to give Pacquiao a rematch in Brisbane. Pacquiao had quit boxing to focus on his political career, but the 38-year-old still has a burning desire to fight. Though a few days ago he admitted he knew little about Horn, he told the press on Wednesday he liked that the Australian was an aggressive boxer like him, who would stand toe-to-toe and throw punches rather than darting out of reach. (more...)
Royals lack offense, bullpen thumped in White Sox opener Royals lack offense, bullpen thumped in White Sox opener
- April 27, 2017

The 29-year-old is 14-10 with a 4.53 ERA in parts of five seasons with the Washington Nationals, Tampa Bay Rays, Seattle Mariners and Kansas City. Chicago's Jose Abreu and Todd Frazier had consecutive two-out RBI doubles to open the scoring the first inning. (more...)
Westbrook goes on rant defending Thunder teammates Westbrook goes on rant defending Thunder teammates
- April 26, 2017

In the series-changing victory, All-Star point guard James Harden had a noticeably off offensive performance scoring just 16 points on 5-of-16 shooting from the field including 0-for-7 from beyond the arc. Nene absentmindedly fouled Adams, stopping the clock and sending Adams to the line. Russell Westbrook produced yet another triple-double and the Oklahoma City Thunder held on for a crucial 115-113 victory over Houston Rockets in the National Basketball Association playoffs on Friday. (more...)
N'Golo Kanté named PFA player of the year award
- April 26, 2017

Ahead of Southampton's trip to west London, Puel has compared Romeu, who is expected to start against his former club after missing Saints' last two games through suspension, to Kante and the manager feels both men are nearly equals in terms of quality. (more...)
Ibrahimovic vows to return stronger from injury Ibrahimovic vows to return stronger from injury
- April 26, 2017

But Martial and Shaw both starred in a 2-0 win over Burnley last time out and the United boss feels his management of his squad does not merit undue scrutiny. I think Schweinsteiger has a good point about Ibrahimovic right here. If before the game you told me it would unfold like that, I would have been surprised. (more...)
Yasir Shah leads Pakistan to victory over West Indies Yasir Shah leads Pakistan to victory over West Indies
- April 26, 2017

Yasir was once again into action as he picked up the final two wickets in three balls, dismissing Joseph and Shanon Gabriel in the same over as West Indies were bowled out for 152. He became the 13th member of the 10K club - and the oldest to reach the mark - when he swept offspinner Roston Chase for a boundary at fine leg soon after tea. (more...)
Cowboys honor Ware, ponder draft needs Cowboys honor Ware, ponder draft needs
- April 26, 2017

But on Monday at The Star in Frisco, he did the paperwork on his official retirement ... and did so only after signing a ceremonial one-day contract with the Dallas Cowboys . For me, coming back here was a big deal. "I think it's really got the chance to be better the right way, which is to be younger". Equally as important, Romo isn't prepping to join another team - say, one also in Texas - where he could take either wins or oxygen from Jones" beloved "boys. (more...)
Nastase will be the 'bad boy' if he says more about Williams Nastase will be the 'bad boy' if he says more about Williams
- April 26, 2017

Williams took to her Instagram profile to thank her child for helping her return to the number one position. Serena Williams has accused Romanian tennis coach Ilie Nastase of racism following remarks he was overheard making about her and her unborn baby last week. (more...)
Harry Kane: Tottenham want to win Premier League for Ugo Ehiogu Harry Kane: Tottenham want to win Premier League for Ugo Ehiogu
- April 25, 2017

Inter's 5-4 loss to Fiorentina on Saturday did nothing to help the rumours go away, and Gazzetta dello Sport on Monday report the Serie A side are prepared to do pretty much everything in their power to bring the Chelsea manager to San Siro next season. (more...)
Mary Keitany breaks a marathon record with 3rd London win Mary Keitany breaks a marathon record with 3rd London win
- April 25, 2017

Five-time Olympian Jo Pavey admits she has a fight on her hands to qualify for the World Championships as she prepares for her first marathon in six years. "I tried to push all the time. I had to change my running style", Bekele told reporters. One runner wrote: "At prime time for donations, you have really let me down, I am sorry to say". (more...)
Klitschko 'proud' of Joshua's dignified approach to their superfight
- April 25, 2017

Joshua is less than a week away from the biggest fight of his career against Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley in front of a post-war British record crowd of 90,000. "I'd love to fight in Africa like Ali and Foreman did, that would be wonderful". "(Mine and Joshua's mutual respect) is something that is great for the sport of boxing, especially in the insane world that we are living in, especially in the violent world of boxing: "having a peaceful build-up. (more...)
N'golo Kante, Dele Alli win PFA Player awards
- April 25, 2017

Kante was key to Leicester City's surprise Premier League win previous year and, should Chelsea triumph this season, he would become the first player to win successive titles with different clubs. All this is true, and yet there is no harm in occasionally celebrating other qualities which are needed to win matches, the qualities Kante embodies, the selfless hard work which gives others the platform to shine. (more...)
New England Patriots unlikely to trade CB Malcolm Butler
- April 25, 2017

Despite the Patriots' apparent disinterest in signing Butler to such a deal, the news of Butler's long-term agreement is something of an offseason win for the organization. Well , ESPN's Adam Schefter is steadfast in his report that Garoppolo will remain with the Patriots in 2017, and it's looking like Butler will remain in New England, too, per MMQB's Peter King . (more...)
Mike Gillislee officially lands with Patriots
- April 25, 2017

The Patriots are set to pay Gillislee $4 million in 2017, with the two-year deal being worth 6.4 million, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media . Another offseason, another restricted free agent leaves the Buffalo Bills for the New England Patriots. (more...)
Marquez wins 5th straight MotoGP Grand Prix of the Americas Marquez wins 5th straight MotoGP Grand Prix of the Americas
- April 24, 2017

Marquez started from pole position. Second-row starters Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo of Ducati surged at the start and the hectic first-lap pace would claim Vinales at turn 18, lowsiding safely but ending his first point-less day since previous year in Argentina. (more...)
Koeman unimpressed by Man United
- April 24, 2017

I know in English football people say you have to look out for young players, that maybe they say they can play 15 or 20 games, not more. "I feel sorry for Tom, Gana (Gueye), because if I was allowed, I would change 10 players after the first half", Koeman said. (more...)