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Chicago White Sox vs. Oakland Athletics, 4/18/2018 Prediction & Odds Chicago White Sox vs. Oakland Athletics, 4/18/2018 Prediction & Odds
- April 20, 2018

The two teams drew just 7,479 for Monday's series opener on a night when the Golden State Warriors were hosting the San Antonio Spurs concurrently in an National Basketball Association playoff game next door. He is batting.351 and leads the AL with 26 hits and 18 RBIs. Chapman enjoyed hitting against righties at home a year ago, slashing.308/.373/.598 across 118 such plate appearances (his overall season line was.234/.313/.472). (more...)
Moses Fires Chelsea Past Burnley; Ndidi, Iheanacho Start In Leicester Draw Moses Fires Chelsea Past Burnley; Ndidi, Iheanacho Start In Leicester Draw
- April 20, 2018

Victor Moses grabbed the winner in a game where Conte started with Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud in attack. "We played a good game against a hard team because it is not simple to play against Burnley ", Conte told BBC Sport . The ball deflected off of Ashley Barnes and wrong-footed the helpless Thibaut Courtois. Pope was called into action again on 62 minutes as Moses lined up a shot from just outside the box on the right that was too close to the keeper, with Lancashire outfit ... (more...)
Gareth Bale happy at Real Madrid despite transfer links, insists Zinedine Zidane Gareth Bale happy at Real Madrid despite transfer links, insists Zinedine Zidane
- April 20, 2018

Zinedine Zidane has once again insisted that there is no problem between him and Gareth Bale - and fans have once again demonstrated their dismay at the festering issue at Real Madrid . "But we must think about the good moments recently". Bale has missed a number of high-profile matches of late and was left out of the squad entirely for the 2-1 win over Malaga at the weekend. (more...)
EPL: Conte reveals what Guardiola, Man City could do from next season EPL: Conte reveals what Guardiola, Man City could do from next season
- April 20, 2018

Manchester United and Liverpool in second and third position in the English Premier League table respectively, have only Mohamed Salah and David de Gea in the team. They have the possibility to do this in this moment. And they want to invest, to improve the situation. Conte is focused on the present with Chelsea , however, as they battle for a top-four finish and an FA Cup final place. (more...)
Kawauchi, Linden win landmark Boston Marathon titles Kawauchi, Linden win landmark Boston Marathon titles
- April 20, 2018

Sellers crossed the finish line in second place at the prestigious 26.2-mile race, in rain-soaked conditions, as a virtual unknown. Japan's Yuki Kawauchi was the surprise men's victor in 2:10:46, running down defending champion Geoffrey Kirui of Kenya in the final 2 miles; Americans Shadrack Biwott (2:18:35) and Tyler Pennel (2:19:52) were third and fourth. (more...)
Devils Rally to Climb Back Into Series Against Lightning Devils Rally to Climb Back Into Series Against Lightning
- April 20, 2018

Taylor Hall had a goal and two assists in the game. "It's going to be really fun to have our fans behind us", said Hall, who has one goal and one assist in the series. On the other side of the rink, New Jersey is 45-40 straight up (SU) and has earned 12.1 units for moneyline bettors this year. Fortunately, indeed. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino says Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has nothing to prove Mauricio Pochettino says Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has nothing to prove
- April 20, 2018

While Pochettino said he puts himself and his players under "massive" pressure to win, he also wants to look at the bigger picture. "Now we are there but I think for me the most important thing is that we are there with a completely different way, or different tools of course, to teams like City or Manchester United ", he said. (more...)
Expansion Knights finish sweep of Kings Expansion Knights finish sweep of Kings
- April 19, 2018

They were the first team this season to perform a sweep, and potentially the only one if the San Jose Sharks don't beat the Anaheim Ducks tonight. At this point, we should no longer be surprised by what they do, and maybe they really do have a legitimate chance to make a run at the Stanley Cup. (more...)
Tottenham held 1-1 by Brighton at English Premier League Tottenham held 1-1 by Brighton at English Premier League
- April 19, 2018

Minutes later Pascal Gross levelled the scores from the penalty spot. The result ensured the Seagulls are eight points clear of the relegation zone, and the Cameroon global has asked his side to "keep fighting" as they aim to maintain their Premier League status. (more...)
PFA Team of the Year 2018 dominated by Manchester City PFA Team of the Year 2018 dominated by Manchester City
- April 19, 2018

PFA released the Team of The Year for this season this afternoon and as you can expect, Twitter had a field day! Completing the line-up, and despite last season's champions' disappointing title defence, Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso was named in a team he failed to make previous year when losing out to Tottenham's Danny Rose. (more...)
Capitals' Holtby starting Game 3 vs. Blue Jackets Capitals' Holtby starting Game 3 vs. Blue Jackets
- April 19, 2018

In front of a Columbus-record 19,337 fans at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, the Capitals created their own luck and got a fortunate bounce off of the skate of Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski on a shot from center Lars Eller for the final tally in a 3-2 victory Tuesday night. (more...)
The Comeback Kid: Carson Wentz The Comeback Kid: Carson Wentz
- April 19, 2018

But Wentz is the face of the franchise and looked as though he was emerging as one of the league's best young quarterbacks in 2017. Privately, Pederson has no doubts Wentz will be physically ready to start the season regardless of whether he gets any time in the preseason. (more...)
NFL Mock Draft: Josh Allen heads to Browns
- April 19, 2018

And you get into the National Football League on a Sunday and you're seeing how many different coverages, 15 maybe in a game? They also have interviewed them at the NFL Scouting Combine and the Senior Bowl after spending plenty of time last fall scouting their games. (more...)
Ederson: 'First year at Manchester City nearly perfect' Ederson: 'First year at Manchester City nearly perfect'
- April 19, 2018

City have lost just two league games all season and are on course to register the highest points total and the largest winning margin since the English top-flight was revamped in 1992. "It's been a pleasure to play with this team and be part of everything we've achieved this season". "These guys are fantastic, awesome - they are incredible". (more...)
Erdogan announces snap Turkish elections to 'end uncertainty' Erdogan announces snap Turkish elections to 'end uncertainty'
- April 19, 2018

Whoever wins will be vested with extraordinary powers after a referendum previous year transformed Turkey into a presidential republic instead of a parliamentary one. Erdogan cited economic instability, the recent operation in northern Syria and a need "to overcome uncertainty" to bring forward polls from their planned November 2019 date. (more...)
Ohtani to continue hitting as he manages blister Ohtani to continue hitting as he manages blister
- April 19, 2018

In his first two big league starts, Ohtani allowed just three runs over 13 innings. After the game, Angels manager Mike Scioscia said he expected Ohtani to be able to make his next start and DH like usual despite the blister. Betts homered again in the third inning against reliever Luke Bard . "We'll be flexible", Scioscia said of Ohtani's next scheduled start. "Obviously this is a new wrinkle right now with the blister coming up". (more...)
Will Tom Brady Play Football in 2018? Will Tom Brady Play Football in 2018?
- April 19, 2018

However, his status for 2018 isn't yet certain. Brady is not the only Patriots player who is contemplating retirement. The smart money may be on him staying to play another year, but his age (he'll be 41 when the season opens), and his desire to spend more time with his family could play into his decision. (more...)
3 steps to victory for the Cavs in Game 2 3 steps to victory for the Cavs in Game 2
- April 19, 2018

One thing we can do is learn from the mess that was Game 1. The Pacers completely outplayed the three-time defending conference champions, whose turbulent regular season has carried over into the playoffs . Kyle Korver replaced him. Expect the Pacers to get off to another great start, but the Cavaliers will turn on the pressure. Oladipo wasn't seen as a franchise-changing player when IN acquired him along with Domantas Sabonis IN the trade for Paul George. (more...)
Anthony Martial And Paul Pogba Start For Man Utd Against Bournemouth Anthony Martial And Paul Pogba Start For Man Utd Against Bournemouth
- April 19, 2018

That's the verdict of Sky Sports pundit Stuart Pearce, who says United would rue selling the midfielder to a Premier League rival. "They have the possibility to do this; it is a very strong club, they have an important squad with great players, and are a club that want to invest and improve". (more...)
Winnipeg Jets vs. Minnesota Wild, 4-17 Winnipeg Jets vs. Minnesota Wild, 4-17
- April 18, 2018

He has been one of the best players in the series, for either team. "The start time for the Street Party will be announced once the NHL confirms the start time of the hockey game", said organizers. "He's surprised me, for sure - in a real good way". Koivu is clearly his most trusted forward, and rightfully so to a degree. Five players scored in the Lightning's 5-2 victory in Game 1, with just one of the goals coming from the team's top line of Kucherov, Steven Stamkos and J.T. (more...)
IPL 2018: MI vs RCB Preview IPL 2018: MI vs RCB Preview
- April 18, 2018

Royal Challengers Bangalore: Quinton de Kock (WC), Brendon McCullum , Virat Kohli (C), AB de Villiers, Mandeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan, Chris Woakes, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kulwant Khejroliya and Umesh Yadav . In top form - after also top scoring against Chennai, he'll look to continue it. Ishan Kishan is a good alternative if you can't afford Suryakumar or need a keeper for balance - bats at #3, gets handy keeping points and is also in good form. (more...)
Businesses Offer Free Food, Deals on Tax Day 2018 Businesses Offer Free Food, Deals on Tax Day 2018
- April 18, 2018

Please note that some local retailers do not participate in these deals, so it's always best to ask while you shop. This offer is available through April 18th. Streeterville's Bistronomic is doin' Tax Day up big with a giant portion of baked Alaska for just $4.17. "We are in the bracket where we do get a refund because we have kids, so it's beneficial because it helps papers porch". (more...)
Sixers' Joel Embiid writes he's 'tired of being babied' during NBA Playoffs Sixers' Joel Embiid writes he's 'tired of being babied' during NBA Playoffs
- April 17, 2018

Marco Belinelli scored 16 points while Ersan Ilyasova scored 14 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. After a quick start hitting 4-of-5, some foul trouble for Goran Dragic that forced him to the bench threw the Heat off, they struggled to score going 5-of-18 the rest of the quarter, and meanwhile, the Sixers kept making plays and had a double-digit lead in the first. (more...)
Local runners fight the rain to race Boston Marathon Local runners fight the rain to race Boston Marathon
- April 17, 2018

DOOLING: A volunteer at the medical tent at the top of the hill says she's watching out for signs of hypothermia. "This race proves that we never know what can happen in marathon", Kawauchi said. Boston was Kawauchi's fourth marathon - and fourth win - this year, The New York Times reports . While in high school, she was known by her maiden name, Davila, the Times of San Diego reported , and graduated in 2001. (more...)
Parliament to debate United Kingdom participation in Syrian airstrikes Parliament to debate United Kingdom participation in Syrian airstrikes
- April 17, 2018

The Syrian government effectively made it very hard for the resident population to reach ambulances and rescue teams, forced residents to seek shelter from heavy barrel bomb attacks, and then carried out airstrikes suspected to have contained poisonous gas", the organization said in a report released after the attack. (more...)