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Ronaldo Hat-Trick Fires Real into Champions League Semis Ronaldo Hat-Trick Fires Real into Champions League Semis
- May 01, 2017

For the opening 75 minutes of Real's second leg match against Bayern Munich, Cristiano Ronaldo, by his own standards and those of Real Madrid and all that jazz, cut a forlorn figure like only he can. "The first day I got here, my only goal was to turn Atletico into a competitive team that could contend in all competitions that it played". However, Bayern were also beneficiaries from refereeing decisions as they were gifted a non-existent penalty in the first leg and earned another spot-kick ... (more...)
Denver Broncos make Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly Mr. Irrelevant Denver Broncos make Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly Mr. Irrelevant
- May 01, 2017

The elder Kelly and Elway have undoubtedly met several times before, but they are once again connected in a very important way. He might not be a hall of fame quarterback like his uncle Jim Kelly was for the Buffalo Bills, but his name will be remembered. (more...)
Cervelli leads balanced attack in Pirates' 12-2 win Cervelli leads balanced attack in Pirates' 12-2 win
- May 01, 2017

The Pirates pounded out 18 hits in the win and got a 3-for-3 effort with a triple from rookie infielder Gift Ngoepe , who became the first African-born major leaguer on Wednesday and made his first start on Friday. April 28, 2017; Miami , FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates right fielder Jose Osuna (36) connects for a base hit during the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park. (more...)
`Disappointed` Hamilton apologises to Mercedes for Bahrain GP penalty
- May 01, 2017

Hamilton's new Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas finished third, after starting from his maiden pole position, ahead of compatriot Kimi Raikkonen in the second Ferrari and fifth-placed Australian Daniel Ricciardo. "Which I think is what racing should be about". Vettel though managed to hold on to the lead throughout the race and secured his second win of the season. (more...)
Nadal joins Murray in Barcelona semi-finals
- May 01, 2017

This was Thiem's first win over Murray in three attempts, but both of their previous two contests had gone to three sets and this was another scrap. Murray, who is still trying to recapture his top form after returning from a month-long absence because of an elbow injury, will now continue his preparations ahead of the upcoming French Open. (more...)
Saints land Marshon Lattimore, hope he isn't hamstrung
- May 01, 2017

The 49ers acquired the 111th pick they sent to Seattle when they traded back from the second pick to third with the Chicago Bears before selecting Stanford defensive lineman Solomon Thomas. The linebacker underwent surgery on a torn right rotator cuff earlier this offseason, preventing him from participating in the National Football League combine. (more...)
Garrett 1st to Browns, Bears trade up for QB Trubisky Garrett 1st to Browns, Bears trade up for QB Trubisky
- May 01, 2017

There were reports that Cleveland might take Trubisky with the No. 1 overall selection , but the Browns made the expected move by taking defensive lineman Myles Garrett of Texas A&M. I'm not going to speculate trades either because I'm not going to act like I know what each team is thinking. "I didn't want to sit on our hands and have some team jump us or have it not work out", Pace told reporters. (more...)
Rays try to extend woes of Blue Jays Rays try to extend woes of Blue Jays
- May 01, 2017

He's now hitting.322 on the season and continues to flourish since the move to the lead off spot. "To be a good team you've got to find ways to win close games on the road", Rays manager Kevin Cash said. Blue Jays manager John Gibbons admits that they are painful losses. "I don't know. I don't know". Pittsburgh set season-highs in runs and hits by the fourth inning finishing with 18 hits and all eight starting position players recording at least one while Jose Osuna had four and Gift ... (more...)
Marlon Humphrey gets emotional when Ravens call him to announce his selection Marlon Humphrey gets emotional when Ravens call him to announce his selection
- April 30, 2017

Bowser finished the 2016 season with 47 tackles and 8 ½ sacks in eight games; he missed five games with a fractured orbital bone. Even better, McKinley plays with his hair on fire, and that combination - speed plus effort - wins a lot in the NFL. (more...)
Oops! Serena Williams made pregnancy public by accident Oops! Serena Williams made pregnancy public by accident
- April 30, 2017

If it wasn't clear by her quickly removing the photo - not quick enough for it to make the rounds on social media, of course - it turns out she posted it by accident. "Pregnant or not, no one knew", she told King. After she unwittingly shared the photo far and wide, Williams said it took her a little while to even realize what had happened. (more...)
Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) & IAMGOLD Corp (USA) (NYSE:IAG) Stocks Buzz Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) & IAMGOLD Corp (USA) (NYSE:IAG) Stocks Buzz
- April 30, 2017

The share price of the stock surged 33.22% for the year. Dow Chemical makes up 0.9% of Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management's investment portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest position. Dow's adjusted earnings in the quarter rose to $1.04 a share, exceeding the 99-cent average of analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg. 14 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending April 27, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 12961.7 million while high ... (more...)
Thiago determined to win Champions League after pledging future to Bayern Thiago determined to win Champions League after pledging future to Bayern
- April 30, 2017

I want to win many titles with FC Bayern in the future". "Kingsley is a promising player with a lot of potential". "Thiago is one of the best and most coveted midfielders in Europe", chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge added . Both Bayern Munich and Juventus announced on Thursday that on-loan winger Kingsley Coman, who arrived in Turin two years ago, will now permanently see his home address change to Bavaria. (more...)
Steelers on offensive in National Football League draft, which Ben Roethlisberger will love Steelers on offensive in National Football League draft, which Ben Roethlisberger will love
- April 30, 2017

Before arriving at USC, he starred at Long Beach Poly. Smith-Schuster went 44 picks after former teammate Adoree' Jackson was selected No. 18 overall in the first round on Thursday. Smith-Schuster then extended a stiff arm, pushing Hatfield out of bounds. Despite his youth, he brings plenty of experience, playing in 40 games in three seasons at USC. (more...)
Southampton: Cahill, Costa and Hazard return
- April 29, 2017

It was a better performance than against Manchester City. A big psychological step after the defeat against United. The motivation is always there and we will find it again because it's our passion to play football. But Conte reckons players can only be great by playing as part of a team. "The best players in the world don't exist without a team". But when I'm on the pitch sometimes I prefer to pass the ball. (more...)
Harry Kane: 'Crystal Palace win was perfect' Harry Kane: 'Crystal Palace win was perfect'
- April 29, 2017

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is fit but Shkodran Mustafi is missing with a thigh problem. "It was a fantastic achievement to get the three points". "Park all thoughts of Chelsea and concentrate on winning a derby - to end 21 seasons of St. "You must think about bigger dreams". Arsenal's only win in their last eight Premier League visits to White Hart Lane was 1-0 in March 2014 (D3, L4). (more...)
Pacers ready for game one in Cleveland Pacers ready for game one in Cleveland
- April 29, 2017

The Cavaliers were down, three games to one, to the Warriors in the NBA Finals previous year. Jones played most of the 2015-16 season with Grand Rapids in the D-League. The Pacers face the Cavaliers Saturday afternoon at Quicken Loans Arena at 3:00 P.M. Defensively, the Cavaliers are yielding 107.2 points per game against the opponents. (more...)
Pitch at Manny Machado's head sparked a heated exchange with Dustin Pedroia
- April 29, 2017

The sad thing about this is that Barnes was likely brought into the game in the eighth simply to head hunt in Machado's direction. And it obviously led to Barnes himself being tossed from the game. If Machado wears one in the ribs over the next two games, then we'll know that the kangaroo court dubbed him guilty. Definitely, [a] mishandled situation. (more...)
Chris Pratt REFUSES To Take Photos With Fans! Chris Pratt REFUSES To Take Photos With Fans!
- April 29, 2017

It started simply enough, with the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 star, 37, asking the store employee, "Are you there?" - but the situation got sillier from there. What would be your one "diva thing" if you achieved Chris Pratt levels of superstardom? "I just can't give that tracking data". Speaking to Cigar Aficionado about his new philosophy when it comes to fan interactions, Pratt says sometimes he just wants to feel normal again. (more...)
Vegas Play of the Day: Capitals at Maple Leafs Vegas Play of the Day: Capitals at Maple Leafs
- April 29, 2017

Toronto has seven rookies, including the trio of linemates Auston Matthews , Zach Hyman and William Nylander. In a six-game series that deserved seven, the outcome was decided on a razor's edge: five OTs, the cumulative score was 18-16, shots were 213-11 Toronto, and 5v5 possession was 51% in favour of Washington . (more...)
Chelsea extend Premier League lead with 4-2 win over Southampton
- April 29, 2017

Spurs can return to within four points of the league leaders when they face Crystal Palace on Wednesday, but Hazard will be happy to watch them play catch up with three points safe in the bag. Spanish global Diego Costa netted the third and the fourth goal for Antonio Conte's men in the 53rd and 89th minutes. Manolo Gabbiadini was left unmarked to bring down James Ward-Prowses corner at the far post and strike at Thibaut Courtois. (more...)
Antonio Conte: Big test passed for Chelsea in win over Southampton
- April 29, 2017

Today I have to be pleased with the effort of my players. The best players in the world don't exist without the team. "In my team, I don't want selfish players. "We have a big game this weekend [at Everton]". "Now it's very important for us to fight and to try to win the title". As they face Southampton on their home pitch, Chelsea defender David Luiz will be looked to continue his suffocating control of the backfield. (more...)
Zidane to leave the club if Real Madrid doesn't win La Liga Zidane to leave the club if Real Madrid doesn't win La Liga
- April 29, 2017

They are very professional, very respectful and we all want the same thing. The club will make their decision when the moment is right. He added: "It's not like before when you had fewer games". He scores more goals per 90 minutes (0.6) than Benzema or Bale and records more assists per 90 (0.6) than any other player in the squad, per WhoScored.com . (more...)
Corona hoops star declares for NBA Draft Corona hoops star declares for NBA Draft
- April 28, 2017

He did not appear in a game, but did practice with the team. Bam Adebayo has not yet signed with an agent, and, like Diallo, will have until May 24 to withdraw his name from the draft and return to UK. In the words of Coach Cal, Adebayo's 22 points and 15 rebounds was why United Kingdom was able to defeat Missouri on the road on February 21. Adebayo's game continued to grow from there. (more...)
Red Sox 2, Orioles 4: O offense, offense, where art thou, offense?
- April 28, 2017

Barnes was seeking retribution from Friday night's game when Machado's takeout slide on Dustin Pedroia forced the Red Sox second baseman out of the game with a calf injury and kept him out of the lineup the last two games. He knows that, and both teams know that. "It's definitely a mishandled situation". That's baseball. I get drilled, I go to first base. The rule, new to baseball previous year, says that a runner can be called out for interference if he does not make a "bona fide slide" ... (more...)
Kobe Bryant got real about the harsh reality of retiring from sports Kobe Bryant got real about the harsh reality of retiring from sports
- April 28, 2017

On Monday night's episode of "The Late Show with Jimmy Fallon", one of the guests was Kobe Bryant . "And that I could do something other than play basketball". "I had done a film for Google called Duet-you follow a little girl and a little boy on their course of life, and you watch them grow up, and it was a hand-drawn film through Spotlight Stories", Keane explains. (more...)