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New Ford CEO Hackett transformed Steelcase, U-M football (F, SCS)

The Fords took the hint, and the chief executive is now leaving. Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford said in an interview that Hackett is the right person to lead Ford as it expands into new business areas, like making self-driving shuttles, because he's a "visionary" who knows how to remake a business. Read More »

Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics 111-108 win over Cavs

A loss on Sunday night would also leave the Boston Celtics with the formidable ideology of having to win four out of four games to take the Eastern Conference Finals champion title - a almost impossible duty against the Cavs that since LeBron James returned home to Cleveland in 2014-15 National Basketball Association season has a 33-4 postseason record against the Eastern Conference opponents. Read More »

Hawks' All-Star Millsap opts out of contract


Even though there's some differing language, both story lines revolve around forward Paul Millsap opting out of his contract. The Vertical was first to report Millsap's decision Monday. This comes after a season in which the Hawks lost Al Horford the summer prior and traded away both Jeff Teague last offseason and Kyle Korver before the trade deadline. Read More »

Nadal, Djokovic made to work before progressing in Madrid


Then previous year, he suffered a six-match losing streak through Madrid , Rome and the French Open and found himself at No40 in the rankings, his lowest since February 2013. "I want to fight again in every match ". The Spaniard lost in three finals this year, twice to Roger Federer, before winning his first title this year at the Monte Carlo Masters and he will be looking to continue that form for the remainder of the clay court season and the rest of the tennis season. Read More »

Billy Horschel beats Jason Day in Byron Nelson playoff

Billy Horschel captured his fourth PGA Tour victory on Sunday at the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship and, weirdly, his caddy predicted the whole thing. "This is what I know of myself". And they were nearly joined by James Hahn - the American needed to hole his second shot at the par four to join them on 12 under and his magnificent effort actually lipped out. Read More »

Aaron Donald not at voluntary OTAs, reportedly over contract


The Rams exercised their fifth-year option for 2018 on Donald last month, agreeing to pay him almost $7 million next year. Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. Donald was the only significant player absent from Monday's workouts under new coach Sean McVay. It's been reported that the former University of Pittsburgh man is shying away from team activities until he signs a new contract with the team, but as of now McVay isn't confirming or ... Read More »

Juventus make Cuadrado's loan move from Chelsea permanent


Cuadrado has been on loan with Juve for the past two seasons; helping the club two consecutive league and cup doubles. Cuadrado flopped at Stamford Bridge after he signed from Fiorentina in February 2015 on a £23.3million deal in what was seen as a major coup at the time. Read More »

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard questionable for Game 3

The first period was marked by the Golden State's excellent offense and San Antonio's poor shooting. SAN ANTONIO - The availability of Spurs star forward Kawhi Leonard remained in question Thursday for Game 3 of the Western Conference finals as the team took part in its first practice in preparation for Saturday's matchup against the Golden State Warriors. Read More »

Cris Cyborg Punched Angela Magana, Police Called at UFC Fighter Retreat


Following the incident, Magana tweeted that she was a victim of "roid rage", that UFC officials had called the police and that she would press charges against the 145-pound star. Justino, who failed a United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) test late a year ago, was recently cleared to return to action after the agency granted her a therapeutic-use exemption for the banned diuretic spironolactone. Read More »

Matt Elam Arrested on Grand Theft, Battery Charges


ET and remains jailed on $4,500 bail. She told cops they fell onto the ground while fighting over the phone. That's when Elam allegedly tried to grab her cell phone out of her hand, saying he had pay for it. Elam's stint with the Ravens, who made him their first pick after their victory in Super Bowl XLVII and hoped he'd become a suitable replacement for franchise stalwart Ed Reed, included just 26 starts, one interception, one National Football League suspension and two significant injuries ... Read More »

NFL says Revis not facing discipline after February arrest


Martin. Despite the charges being dropped, the National Football League could have made a decision to punish the veteran cornerback under the personal-conduct policy. In February, Revis was arrested in connection with a street fight that left two men unconscious. Revis was originally charged with two felony counts of aggravated assault and one felony count of both robbery and conspiracy, and a misdemeanor for making a terroristic threat. Read More »

Oilers dominate Ducks to force Game 7


Draisaitl gave the Oilers the lead at 2:45. Don't allow them to sit at the blue line and fire shot through traffic. That proved to be the game-winning goal after Edmundson scored with a shot from the left circle through two players in front that banked in past Rinne, giving the Blues a chance. Read More »

Concussion spotters didn't have authority to remove Crosby

It's likely. He practiced on Tuesday, going through the full workout and said he was "checked out" by a doctor after going head first into the boards in Monday's 5-2 win by the Capitals. The result was six even-strength goals against, none for, in 82 minutes of ice time in the playoffs. None of it worked as Washington pushed the Penguins around. Read More »

Only winning saves a Madrid coach's job - Zidane


Saul Niguez headed the home side ahead from a Koke corner in the 11th minute before Antoine Griezmann doubled Atletico's lead six minutes later after Rafael Varene had fouled Fernando Torres in the Real Madrid penalty area. "We knew what we had to do from the off and we played the game we wanted to". Real were without the injured Gareth Bale for both legs of the semi-final. Read More »

Penguins believe they can be better, break down tight-checking Senators defense

The Pittsburgh Penguins look to get back in their Eastern Conference final series with the Ottawa Senators as the heavy underdogs stole game one in overtime on Saturday night. The breakthrough came 14:32 into the first when Penguins defenseman Brian Dumoulin left a blind drop pass behind his net that Ryan intercepted and slipped to Pageau in the right circle. Read More »

Klopp: Why Coutinho shouldn't join Barcelona, Real Madrid or Bayern


Cameron started for the Potters and played the entire game. "Then we bounced back, I finished the season at a high level". Even so, after Liverpool booked their place in the UEFA Champions League for next season with a win over Middlesbrough on Sunday, Sturridge has hinted he'll be sticking around. Read More »

Jose Mourinho hoping for 'successful' Man United transfer window


The last two months have been hard going, with a game every three or four days as a outcome of United going deep in every competition it entered. "It was not a gamble, just a outcome of our situation". He will watch from the stands, along with fellow injury victims Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo and Ashley Young, after sustaining knee ligament damage during the semi-final second leg win at home to Anderlecht. Read More »

LeBron struggles, exchanges words with fan after loss

The loss ended the Cavs' 13-game playoff win streak as well as James' streak of 35-point performances at 8 games. While the momentum nearly shifted, the Cavaliers fought harder as their lead was diminished. "He was terrific. He led us". Bradley chipped in 20. Not only did he hit the game-winning shot, he controlled the contest from start to finish. The ball bounced around the rim before catching the front of the iron and falling through. Read More »

Kim Si-woo is youngest golfer to win '5th major'


Open and 2016 WGC-Dell Match Play. Carding a bogey-free 69 on Sunday, the 21-year-old claimed a three-stroke victory over Louis Oosthuizen and Ian Poulter. But he admitted to gaining confidence as the day wore on - especially after he took the lead for good with an 18-foot birdie putt at the ninth. "I'm so honoured to become the youngest champion". Read More »

Cloud Computing Clinches Preakness


Always Dreaming and Classic Empire have also shown speed. He had won four straight races, and there were high hopes he could win here and transform the Belmont Stakes into a race where immortality would be at stake. Brown prefers to give his horses a month or more between starts. "First of all I thank God for the opportunity, and Mr". Brown before the race. So I was coming here focused and looking forward to riding the race and winning it. Read More »

Griezmann says 6 chances out of 10 he will join Man United


Me at Manchester United? The reporter also made reference to David Beckham, an idol of Griezmann's, but the 26-year-old insisted he did not want to follow the Englishman's foot steps. United struggled offensively this season and ended sixth in the English Premier League after scoring a mere 54 goals . Asked about the plausibility of a move to United, Griezmann agreed it was "possible". Read More »

New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's Jersey


Jeter's No. 2 made it 21 numbers now off-limits to Yankee players. On May 14, 2017, Derek Jeter's #2 jersey will become the last of the Yankees' single digits to be retired. His 358 steals are good for 19th, and no other shortstop in history ranks better than 20th in all of those categories. "To me, looking back on it, that was Derek", Girardi said. Read More »

American climber dies on Everest, Indian missing

The area is also said to have claimed the life of American climber Roland Yearwood. Climbers only returned to Everest previous year after the 2015 natural disaster devastated Nepal, killing 9000 people and 22 climbers and support staff who died when an avalanche struck Everest Base Camp. Read More »

Vidal urges Bayern Munich to sign Chile team-mate, Alexis Sanchez

Worldwide team-mate Vidal believes that Alexis would benefit from moving to Bayern Munich, and would love to link up with his countryman at club level. Arsenal, however, are understandably reluctant to sell to a Premier League rival and haven't actually done so since Robin van Persie was allowed to leave for Manchester United four years ago. Read More »

Title win for cancer victims - Navas

It will pursue its third Champions League title in four seasons in a final against Juventus in Cardiff on June 3. But, in contrast to previous seasons, the Portuguese has accepted the need to rest and even be substituted when he does start to ensure he is at his physical peak to make the difference in the final weeks of the season. Read More »

Indy 500 winners Scott Dixon, Dario Franchitti robbed at a Taco Bell


They face charges of robbery and resisting arrest. Dixon was picking up food for a group of drivers, IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan told media. "You never think that would happen to us here", Kanaan said . "The Indianapolis 500 is the biggest motor race and the largest spectator sporting event in the world", Dixon said, "and I'm very much looking forward to representing a new partner in Camping World this weekend and starting from the pole makes it even more special". Read More »

Kane hits four as Spurs thrash Leicester


Both clubs have just one fixture left on their league calendars, so Lukaku would have to score a hat-trick vs. Arsenal while hoping that Kane doesn't add to his tally against already-relegated Hull on Sunday. Lukaku has scored 67 goals in 140 Everton games, but has been linked with a move away from Goodison Park this summer. The 23-year-old's exploits were enough to finish top of the scoring chats for the second successive season, despite missing 11 weeks of the campaign with two separate ... Read More »

Sharapova decides against asking for Wimbledon wildcard

It comes two days after the Russian former world number one was refused a wildcard for the French Open following her 15-month ban for doping. Maria Sharapova has announced she will not seek a wild card into Wimbledon's main draw and will instead play the qualifying rounds to secure her place. Read More »

City's home form must improve, Guardiola says

Guardiola took over at the Etihad at the start of the season after trophy-laden spells in Spain and Germany had confirmed his status as one of the world's most sought-after coaches, but finding success in England has been harder to achieve. Read More »

OU, OSU and Tulsa land finalists on Rimington Trophy watch list


McCoy was A&M's starting center last season and was named to the SEC All-Freshman team. The Rimington Trophy is presented annually to the Most Outstanding Center in FBS College Football. Notre Dame will return four offensive line starters in 2017: Mustipher, left tackle Mike McGlinchey, left guard Quenton Nelson and right guard Alex Bars. Read More »

Angel Gomes: 'Manchester United debut a dream come true'


Wayne Rooney needs to see the signs and realise it is the right time for him to leave Manchester United , according to Phil Neville. According to a report by Transfer Market Web , the England worldwide is likely to say goodbye to Old Trafford and make a return to his boyhood club Everton. Read More »

Destiny 2's New PVP Mode Countdown is Basically Counter-Strike with Revives


Destiny 2 will be available on September 8 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. PC graphics performance information is largely speculation at this point, but the listed PC options and features is a good sign. It was not immediately clear whether the Beta will start simultaneously on PC and consoles, on PlayStation 4 the tests could start with a few days in advance because of trade agreements between Sony and Activision . Read More »

Predators pounce on Ducks, take 3-2 series lead

Nashville trailed 1-0 in each of its three wins in the series. They also won't allow his absence to stop their quest for the Predators' first berth in the Stanley Cup Final. Goaltender John Gibson left Saturday's game after the first period with a lower-body injury and will be re-assessed at Monday morning's skate. Jonathan Bernier took over for Gibson and stopped 16 shots in his first appearance in almost two weeks for the Ducks, calling it a "weird situation". Read More »

LaMarcus Aldridge Has Been Stifled By Golden State's Defense


They defeated the Spurs 120-108. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich told reporters Sunday the MVP candidate is "likely out" for a third straight game after Leonard reinjured his left ankle in the series opener. With 1.1 seconds remaining in the first, David West inbounded the ball after a Spurs free throw and threw a length-of-the-court touchdown pass to Ian Clark , who finished with a reverse layup. Read More »