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Bayern blasts referee after Champions League loss to Madrid


The Bayern goalkeeper sustained the injury during Cristiano Ronaldo's third goal during extra-time of the Champions League clash. "It's time to introduce videos for the referees". "The anger is there, because he made a lot of mistakes". "Real Madrid was the better team", he said. The outstanding Marcelo burst through the exhausted Bayern defence and squared for Ronaldo for the simplest of finishes, and one that gave him his 100th Champions League goal, but the Portuguese was again offside ... Read More »

Lowry bounces back as Raptors even series with Bucks

Milwaukee's length and size in the paint continued to bother the Raptors . KEEP AN EYE ON Guard Malcolm Brogdon will face Raptors guard Kyle Lowry , who struggled with his shooting in Game 1 . In the second half of Game 1 , Toronto's guards put on a clinic in how not to handle Milwaukee traps. DeRozan grabbed the rebound on a missed jumper by Middleton, setting the stage for Lowry's decisive basket. Read More »

Von Miller Recovers His Super Bowl 50 Helmet


The helmet has been in the verification process and sitting in a secure place in Denver before being delivered to Miller Wednesday. Ironically, Miller hadn't even known the helmet he wore during his Super Bowl MVP performance had gone missing until recently. Read More »

Tottenham fans in awe of Dele Alli's stunning strike against Watford


Their fifth consecutive victory maintained the seven-point gap and means Pochettino's side have amassed 29 points since the turn of the year - more than any other side. But despite their absences, Watford made a positive enough start, even if Spurs did go close as Son's deflected shot hit the post and Vincent Janssen saw an effort well saved. Read More »

Dybala signs five-year contract at Juventus

Regional daily newspaper, La Vanguardia harks back to the defeat in Paris saying "The nightmare from Paris moves to Turin", while El Periodico de Cataluna says Barca are "On the edge of the abyss (again)", while talking about a "disaster, vehicle crash, a terrible game and a shipwreck". Read More »

Ronaldo peaks at key moment of the season

But Arturo Vidal was sent off with a controversial second booking, and they eventually lost 4-2 - 6-3 on aggregate - to miss out on the biggest club prize in Europe. Rummenigge felt the referee played a key contribution. I don't like talking about referees but you always have to look at yourself and the mistakes you make or what you have done wrong. Read More »

Ronaldo's milestone goal gives Real advantage

The Portugal global was presented with a commemorative shirt by Real president Florentino Perez on Thursday to mark the accomplishment, and told the club's official website: "It's a great honour to reach 100 goals in Europe". Bayern played the last half an hour a man down after centre-back Javi Martinez was sent off for two fouls on Ronaldo within three minutes of each other. Read More »

John Wall leads Wizards to playoff win

Wizards head coach Scott Brooks was impressed. His scoring helped the Wizards erode their deficit and trade it for a double-digit lead throughout much of the second half. "We're still salty about it", said Beal, one of four Washington regulars who faced Atlanta . Words were exchanged. Morris didn't really remember after the game what he said, or he just wanted to appear like he forgot. Read More »

Canadiens coach Julien shuffles lineup ahead of Game 3 vs. Rangers


In that stretch, dating back to Game 2 of the 2015 Eastern Conference Final, New York has been outscored by an aggregate 20-4 at Madison Square Garden. Radulov's strong post-season performance is going to make resigning him even more hard for the Canadiens. How Price, and by extension the Canadiens' defense, weathers that storm in the first period could be an indicator of how this game goes. Read More »

Ancelotti blames poor refereeing for Champions League defeat


And Vidal vented his fury after the match, per Marca: "This robbery can not happen in the Champions League, it was clearly noticeable and it starts to make you doubt [the game] a bit". With just five games of the Bundesliga season - as well as Alonso's career - attention turns back to domestic matters to ensure that they don't slip up during the remaining games to claim another league title. Read More »

Los Angeles Times: Posey is put on seven-day DL

He looked like he was pondering where he left his vehicle keys. The bullpen woes were supposedly addressed when San Francisco spent $62 million to sign Melancon in the offseason, but he blew the save in a season-opening loss to Arizona and did not get a chance to redeem himself until Sunday, when the Giants ended a four-game skid. Read More »

Brighton earn Premier League promotion


But it still takes an investor like Tony [Bloom]. "There is no doubt about the club and the facilities; it is a Premier League set up". We have to strengthen, that goes without saying. Despite the pressures of the job and the microscope that football fraternity is constantly under, Hughton is still very much in love with the game. Read More »

Firmino on target as Liverpool climb to third

I really thought that the boys, in a really hard game, did really well. You need to be on the highest concentration level. "For us it was very important because showing this concentration level until the end didn't work each week in the last few months, but today it was really good". Read More »

Lewis Hamilton speaks about last week's win

Victory in Bahrain saw Vettel open up a seven-point lead in the championship with 17 races remaining. "Ferrari did a great job today, so we're going to push hard together, re-gather as a team and come back fighting", he added. Near the end of the Bahrain GP, Hamilton had good pace on Vettel, but the gap was just too wide and there was the penalty to consider as well. "The pit lane situation was really my fault, so apologies to the team for losing time there", said Hamilton. Read More »

Cardinals, Stephen Piscotty Agree Upon Six-Year, $33.5M Extension


Cubs second baseman Javier Baez threw home, but the ball went off Piscotty's head. He drew a walk and was robbed of a center field homer as an outfield fill-in Tuesday night. Matheny didn't say if the lineup would change with the day off, but hinted that he might lean toward leaving it intact. Lynn missed past year after undergoing Tommy John surgery in November 2015, although he did make three rehab starts in the minors in August before ending his stint to concentrate on finishing his ... Read More »

McIlroy misses chances to make move in third round at Masters


The 27-year-old plans to change his golf ball and experiment with more new equipment, while he is also due to marry fiancee Erica Stoll shortly. McIlroy
had talked about it being "spinny" in the build-up to the event and it was still on his mind after finishing joint-seventh. Read More »

Higuain warns Juventus over brilliant Barcelona

Barcelona midfielder, Andres Iniesta, has refused to confirm if he will stay or leave the club at the end of the season. '(On Wednesday) we have to compete at the level needed to go through. Juve will pounce on the counter-attack and Juve will comforably be in the semi-finals. (We have to) attack, attack, attack. If the Old Lady takes to the pitch with plans to protect her lead then she will be defeated, even with that brilliant backline but should she play with ambition and extol the ... Read More »

Iniesta demands a 'perfect game' from Barcelona against Juventus

He said: "We have to create a collective insane atmosphere. Overall, Barcelona's record at home vs. Serie A clubs is 14 wins, two losses and five draws. This is another night to make history'. The principality actually registered just two shots on target in the first leg, having benefitted from a weird Sven Bender own goal to lead 2-0. Read More »

Luis Fonsi drops 'Despacito' remix featuring Justin Bieber


The "Sorry" singer's vocals are featured on Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's hit " Despacito ". As previously reported, the remix keeps the original rhythms and features Bieber singing in Spanish for the first time. Fonsi , who forever dresses like he googled "Latin American pop star fashion sexy", sung his own verse (also remarkably well [thinking face]) and then, well, Justin comes through. Read More »

Toronto Maple Leafs Vs. Washington Capitals Live Stream: Watch The NHL Playoffs


In fact, it was Toronto that tempered play, even holding the Capitals without a shot for a six-minute stretch in the second period. "They probably thought it was fun", Babcock told reporters following Thursday's Game 1. The Capitals , on the other hand, entered Game 1 with more than 1,000 playoff appearances spread across their lineup. Mitch Marner and Jake Gardiner scored in the first period for Toronto, back in the playoffs for the first time since 2013. Read More »

'Survivor' contestant Zeke Smith comes out as transgender after being outed

Instead of turning on Smith, however, the Nuku tribe chastised Varner for outing the Brooklyn native on national television. Varner at first defended his question, claiming he thought Smith was "out and loud and proud", then boasting he himself was an advocate for trans people: "I argue for the rights of transgender people everyday in the state of North Carolina". Read More »

College Basketball: Gonzaga punches Final Four ticket

The Gonzaga Bulldogs were bound for the Final Four. "It went from 10 to 15 really quick and we were just fighting uphill ever since", Mack said. "It's hard to get where we are". Gonzaga dominated from start to finish. That type of effort was going to be needed against the Zags - but they harangued Bluiett into 3 of 14 shooting, including a 1-for-6 mark from behind the 3-point line. Read More »

Kansas City, Mo., Voters Approve $25 Fine In Easing Of Marijuana Law


Kansas City's new maximum punishments will apply to its municipal court system. The advocates for legalization gathered for a watch party to attend the outcome. Kansas City now joins a growing list of cities around the country that have adopted a more pragmatic approach for dealing with marijuana-related offenses on the local level. Read More »

Dell Match Play 2017: Leaderboard Scores, Prize Money Payouts


At the long par-5 12th, Rahm showed off his massive power, uncorking a 426-yard drive that bounced over a cart path and settled into the center of the fairway. Extra holes looked on the cards when Tanihara found the heart of the green at the last and Johnson's second spun back off the putting surface, from where he chipped to eight feet. Read More »

Watch Formula One race on TV, online

Sunday's race will start at an odd hour in the United States, as many Formula One races do. The Williams team was given a suspended 25,000 euros ($27,000) fine for failing to properly inform FIA of the change. After his own tyre-change, Vettel re-entered the race with flawless timing, sneaking in front of Verstappen and Hamilton before forging ahead to close out a dominant win. Read More »

Read the bill: GOP proposal for replacing Obamacare


And they accused Republicans of hiding bad news by moving ahead without official estimates from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office on the bill's cost to taxpayers and anticipated coverage. The bill has now met opposition from both the moderate and conservative wings of the GOP. That was apparently a mere foreshadowing of the internal opposition to the Obamacare repeal legislation that has been brewing within the Republican Party. Read More »

WWE Fastline 2017 Results Are Here


Let me know in the comment section if you like the new idea. But that's OK. I don't think either guy will have anything to do at WrestleMania , but this did tease something between Tozawa and Brian Kendrick for 205 Live this week. This is 2017 and the Raw roster is stacked with talent, and yet here are two part-timers vying for what's supposed to be the show's prestigious title. Read More »

David Nwaba signs 10-Day contract with Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers called up Nwaba from their development team, the LA D-Fenders where he averaged nearly 14 points, 7 rebounds, 1.4 steals and 1.2 blocks per game in the D-League. One of Cal Poly's top two scorers during each of his three years, Nwaba led the Mustangs during his 2015-16 senior season in points (12.5), rebounds (6.3), assists (3.5) and steals (1.3) per game. Read More »

Champions League victor speaks out on Man United ace Marcus Rashford


Brown will be in the opposite dugout, and could be on the bench for the Championship side. I don't think they will take their foot off the gas but that means there is less pressure on us. "He is young and I am sure Mourinho has got him in his plans for the future". "It's taken a good few seasons now and they're just starting to get the fear back". Read More »

Former Australia forward Dan Vickerman dies at the age of 37


It is understood there were no suspicious circumstances. He was 37 and leaves behind his wife, Sarah, and two young children. The South Africa-born forward, who spent a season in the Aviva Premiership side Northampton, retired from the game in 2012, with his last worldwide appearance coming in the semi-final of the 2011 Rugby World Cup. Read More »

Waste Management Phoenix Open purse, winner's share, prize money payout


Chris Kirk coasted to a bogey-free, 5-under-par 33-33=66 in his opening round at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, sitting two strokes off the current lead set by Matt Kuchar. "I got a lot out of it". Steele had twice gained the solo lead at seven-under, but back-to-back bogeys dropped him back to five-under before he gained a share of second with a birdie at the eighth, his penultimate hole. Read More »