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DeMarcus Ware: Von Miller and Bradley Chubb will be 'killer' combo DeMarcus Ware: Von Miller and Bradley Chubb will be 'killer' combo
- April 27, 2018

Chubb uses a variety of pass rush moves that keeps opposing tackles guessing, and he should be a double-digit sack candidate on a yearly basis at the next level. Obviously the quarterback position is going to attract a lot of attention, with at least four, possibly six prospects going in the first round. Gary Kubiak, Elway's former backup, play-caller and head coach who returned to the team in a scouting role last summer has a much bigger role in drawing up the Broncos' draft blueprints. (more...)
Five things to know about the Pelicans on April 26, 2018 Five things to know about the Pelicans on April 26, 2018
- April 27, 2018

That didn't quite happen with Chris Paul, who essentially forced a trade after his sixth season in the Big Easy amid concerns about uncertain ownership. In the first of these two games, Holiday led all players in scoring and assists, with 33 points and nine assists. If it wasn't for CJ McCollum's 38 points for Portland, the 131-123 Pelicans win would have been much more lopsided. (more...)
Draymond Green sends emotional message to Gregg Popovich Draymond Green sends emotional message to Gregg Popovich
- April 26, 2018

For the second consecutive season, the Golden State Warriors faced the San Antonio Spurs in the postseason. Because of the absence of Stephen Curry and the defensive ability of the San Antonio Spurs , most of the games were ugly. (more...)
What comes after commission's report on college basketball? What comes after commission's report on college basketball?
- April 26, 2018

The federal complaint alleged that Bowen's family - not the athlete himself - agreed to take money from Adidas in exchange for him committing to Louisville. The panel, which also includes Basketball Hall of Famers David Robinson and Grant Hill , plus former coaches John Thompson III and Mike Montgomery, considered but did not endorse a baseball-like model whereby players who bypass the professional ranks out of high school are obligated to a certain number of years of college competition. (more...)
Timing of Arsenal not my decision, says Wenger Timing of Arsenal not my decision, says Wenger
- April 26, 2018

He also provided the clearest indication yet that he did not want to step down by revealing the timing of the decision was not down to him. Aside from Arsenal , Manchester United and Chelsea have also been associated with the former Cagliari man but the midfielder's eagerness to play for an underperforming side could enhance the Gunners' chances. (more...)
The New Orleans Pelicans Go For The Sweep Today At Home The New Orleans Pelicans Go For The Sweep Today At Home
- April 26, 2018

His strength-projecting celebration afterward was that of a franchise player determined to lay the foundation of his playoff legacy with a dominant performance in the clutch. "It was definitely good to play a team this close to the playoffs that you could possibly play, especially with the different style that they're playing now". (more...)
How to Watch Pacers vs. Cavaliers Game 5 How to Watch Pacers vs. Cavaliers Game 5
- April 26, 2018

Jose Calderon will start Game 5 for Hill. The Cavaliers and Pacers are now tied at two games apiece. Cavaliers point guard George Hill is questionable for Wednesday's crucial Game 5 against IN because of back spasms. "Jose", Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said when asked who the starting point guard would be during his pregame press conference. He's received four injections and underwent an MRI, which confirmed no structural damage. (more...)
National Football League free agency rumors: Dez Bryant not expected to sign before draft National Football League free agency rumors: Dez Bryant not expected to sign before draft
- April 26, 2018

Therefore, the Cowboys saved $8.5 million against the cap by releasing him. It was first reported on April 16 that the Ravens were interested in Bryant. 19, it's reasonable to think they'll have to trade up to get the guy they want. You can't blame the Baltimore Ravens for trying. Bryant is so behind this idea, in fact, that he reportedly turned down a multi-year offer from the Baltimore Ravens . (more...)
Ederson calls on Guardiola to give him unique opportunity Ederson calls on Guardiola to give him unique opportunity
- April 26, 2018

David Silva scored one goal and set up another for Raheem Sterling in the first half, before further strikes by Kevin De Bruyne — a thunderous 25-meter effort — Bernardo Silva and Gabriel Jesus sealed an easy win for City amid a party atmosphere at Etihad Stadium on Sunday. (more...)
Bucks none too pleased with non-call late in Game 5 Bucks none too pleased with non-call late in Game 5
- April 26, 2018

It was so blatant there wouldn't have been a need for the usual frame-by-frame analysis of the replay to see that Horford didn't get his shot off before the shot clock hit zero. "It's win or go home, so I mean you can't leave nothing on the line". Giannis Antetokounmpo , the " Greek Freak ", didn't have a very strong game 5 for the Bucks after dominating the first 4 games of the series. (more...)
Liverpool place €140m price tag on Mohamed Salah Liverpool place €140m price tag on Mohamed Salah
- April 25, 2018

Despite not challenging for the Premier League title, Liverpool still have the opportunity to claim the biggest prize in club football, thanks in no small part to the imperious Mohamed Salah . And when City don't have the ball, he does everything we typically forgive players like him for not doing, hassling and harrying and pressing and tackling and so on. (more...)
Police organize convoy to help save suicidal man Police organize convoy to help save suicidal man
- April 25, 2018

Michigan State Police started organizing semi-trucks that were passing through the area, having them park under the overpass to shorten the distance the man would fall if he jumped. "Same thing on the west bound side", he continued. Michigan State Police did something clever. The man chose to willingly leave the bridge and police took him to a nearby hospital for evaluation, according to Fox2. (more...)
Ben Simmons joins elite company after Philadelphia's Game 4 victory Ben Simmons joins elite company after Philadelphia's Game 4 victory
- April 25, 2018

The 76ers can become the first team into the Eastern Conference semifinals when they host the Miami Heat on Tuesday in Game 5 of the only East series that isn't tied. Coming back from a 3-1 deficit is undoubtedly hard to do, but it's not over until the fat lady sings. "You could see the way he looked at guys like ourselves and how we worked", said Wade, praising the rookie. (more...)
POCSO ordinance 'a step taken in hurry': BCI Chairman POCSO ordinance 'a step taken in hurry': BCI Chairman
- April 25, 2018

In such cases, it was found that the victim is likely to face pressure to turn hostile. The government chose to pass the ordinance in the backdrop of outrage against the alleged rape, and murder of an eight-year-old in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district in January. (more...)
Nadal makes history with 11th Monte Carlo title Nadal makes history with 11th Monte Carlo title
- April 25, 2018

So just enjoying every day and trying to play with the best attitude possible, to keep being happy playing tennis , no? The ten-time French Open victor went down an early break to Nishikori in the final and it started to look like Nishikori would pose the most serious test for Nadal, but the Spaniard broke back immediately and won five of the next six games to win the set. (more...)
Jordan Pickford reacts to boos from Newcastle fans at Everton Jordan Pickford reacts to boos from Newcastle fans at Everton
- April 25, 2018

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez says he is pleased with the impact of Islam Slimani during his first start for the club. "Sooner or later he has to find himself from where he used to be", the Everton boss said. 'If we lose next week they won't be there will they? I'm working with a squad of players that I've inherited and all the staff behind the scenes are striving to make them better. (more...)
Allegri: Juventus need 'something extraordinary' to win Scudetto Allegri: Juventus need 'something extraordinary' to win Scudetto
- April 25, 2018

Kalidou Koulibaly's 90th-minute header, though, saw Maurizio Sarri's visitors snatch a dramatic late victory to move one point adrift of the reigning champions. They had to win, we needed to either win or not lose. "To the lads I can't say anything, we play 57 games in a year, the others do not", declared the Juventus coach. (more...)
Jazz's Ricky Rubio shrugs off Russell Westbrook's guarantee ahead of Game 4 Jazz's Ricky Rubio shrugs off Russell Westbrook's guarantee ahead of Game 4
- April 24, 2018

Game 5 is on Wednesday night. It finally culminated in another Gobert dunk that punctuated a 20-3 run extending over the second and third quarters that gave Utah a 67-52 lead. Both teams picked up two technical fouls before halftime. Crowder was ejected from the game with a technical foul with 5:30 remaining. Thunder: Westbrook finished with his fourth consecutive double double in the series. (more...)
Area high schools will be well represented at this week's National Football League draft Area high schools will be well represented at this week's National Football League draft
- April 24, 2018

However, Ian Rapoport of The NFL Network is reporting that Buffalo isn't looking to acquire the second overall selection from the New York Giants . But the fact remains that, no matter what team picks which player before the Redskins make their selection in the first round, Washington should come away with an impact player. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp fires warning to Mohamed Salah over Roma reunion Jurgen Klopp fires warning to Mohamed Salah over Roma reunion
- April 24, 2018

He will be looking forward to it. 'We can't focus on a single player. Salah has scored 31 times in his first campaign at Liverpool FC following his goal in a 2-2 draw with West Brom at the Hawthorns Stadium. Di Francesco believed, though, that could be countered with the right mentality from his team who knocked out five-times champions Barcelona in the previous round. (more...)
Playoff Overtime: The Washington Capitals' Long-Time Best Friend Playoff Overtime: The Washington Capitals' Long-Time Best Friend
- April 24, 2018

The Capitals won each of the three games in Columbus. Four of the games in the series went to overtime. For the third straight year, the Capitals will face the Pittsburgh Penguins, two-time defending Stanley Cup champions, in the second round of the playoffs. (more...)
Maple Leafs Hold Moment Of Silence For Victims Of Toronto Van Attack Maple Leafs Hold Moment Of Silence For Victims Of Toronto Van Attack
- April 24, 2018

The Maple Leafs have leaned on Andersen a ton all season, not only giving him a massive workload that saw him have to play in 66 games (second most in the league, just one shy of the NHL lead), but also forcing him to face the most shots of any goaltender in the NHL. (more...)
Yankees top prospect Gleyber Torres makes Major League Baseball debut Yankees top prospect Gleyber Torres makes Major League Baseball debut
- April 23, 2018

Torres, 21, is the Yankees's top prospect and ranked fifth overall by MLB Pipeline. Gleyber Torres , the top prospect in the organization, will be called up to the New York Yankees , according to multiple reports Saturday. "He's got some cool action in there - and there's some pop at the end", Stanton said. "He's a really complete player", Boone said. "It's what everybody's been talking about: We've got a lot of prospects in the minor league system", Gregorius said. (more...)
Westbrook vows to shut down Rubio after triple-double Westbrook vows to shut down Rubio after triple-double
- April 23, 2018

Russell Westbrook is averaging a triple-double, so he gets plenty of attention. "We've just got to understand it'll be a long game next game and they'll come out with more aggression", he said. While Rubio was great, it was the (literal) absence of one key player that allowed for Utah to storm back to take the lead - Steven Adams . With the victory, the Jazz hold 2-1 series lead over the Thunder. (more...)
Hero Prevented Further Deaths At Waffle House Hero Prevented Further Deaths At Waffle House
- April 23, 2018

Four people were killed and at least two others were shot at a Tennessee Waffle House on Sunday morning, Metro Nashville Police said . He then walked into the restaurant and continued his shooting rampage, he added. Shaw spoke a press conference on April 22, 2018 about the shooting take took place at the Waffle House . Local media reported a second shooting nearby might be connected to the Waffle House incident. (more...)