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NFL Draft rumors: Browns, Jets and Mitchell Trubisky


However, the 49ers need a lot of players and they can only get it if they can trade their best asset. After that? This is one of the deepest classes in the six years I've been scouting at Bleacher Report. The issue here is that if Pace doesn't use the third pick, or possibly trade down, to select a quarterback early in the first round, there may not be any of the top options left on the board when they pick in the second round. Read More »

Ryan's OT goal lifts Senators to 4-3 win

Noel Acciari and David Backes also scored for the Bruins . Boston Bruins centre Dominic Moore (28) tries to screen Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) as Ottawa Senators centre Derick Brassard (19) defends during first period of game two NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoff action in Ottawa, Saturday, April 15, 2017 . Read More »

Chelsea boss Conte tells Spurs to ditch underdogs tag

Title rivals Chelsea and Tottenham have four players each in this season's PFA Premier League Team of the Year, a tally matched by promoted Brighton in the Championship. The Chelsea manager, however, insisted he was disappointed to learn he would be losing his club captain at the end of the season. He has been Tottenham's main creator this season. Read More »

The Los Angeles Clippers let one slip


The Defensive Player of the Year candidate was injured after a knee collision with Clippers forward Luc Mbah a Moute saw him requiring assistance to be helped off the floor. I find the Clippers to be the most fascinating team in the playoffs. But instead of folding under the pressure, the Jazz were able to do the thing they've done all season long when players have gone down. Read More »

Murray to play Barcelona in bid for claycourt time

Third seed Stan Wawrinka beat Czech Jiri Vesely 6-2 4-6 6-2 while sixth seed Dominic Thiem of Austria lost only four first service points as he beat Robin Haase 6-3 6-2 to set up a meeting with Belgian 10th seed David Goffin . "But yeah, I mean, maybe tomorrow or a day after I'll be able to look back a little bit and think where I'm at now from where I was a week ago". He set up a match point with an excellent backhand cross-court victor as he retrieved a shot deep into the court, and ... Read More »

McGirt five shots back in RBC Heritage


His 66-68 is the just the second time in seven career visits to Harbour Town he's opened with two sub-70 rounds. DeLaet's chipping issues may be called the yips by some, and got bad enough last June for DeLaet to withdraw from The Memorial, citing putting/chipping "anxiety", and not return to the PGA Tour for a month. Read More »

Cleveland Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick


Garrett could transform Cleveland's defense, giving it a ferocious edge rusher opponents will have to scheme to stop. The Cleveland Browns hold the first pick in the 2017 NFL Draft on Thursday night. The 49ers cash in with some big-time playmakers among their first five selections: Temple linebacker Haason Reddick, USC cornerback Adoree' Jackson, Cal quarterback Davis Webb, Washington cornerback Sidney Jones and Louisiana Tech receiver Carlos Henderson. Read More »

Mourinho relying on Rooney amid United's injury crisis

Defender Marcos Rojo was stretchered off in the game against Anderlecht after colliding with two of their players and joins fellow defenders Chris Smalling and Phil Jones on United's injury list. Marcus Rashford scored United s extra-time victor against Anderlecht and looks set to deputise up front for top scorer Ibrahimovic, who is still to commit himself to United beyond the end of the season. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez's attorney takes steps to sue for negligence over his death

That information comes from a joint statement from Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early Jr., Massachusetts State Police Superintendent Col. Lloyd was dating Hernandez's fiance's sister, and the common thought being thrown about is that Hernandez didn't want his hidden life inadvertently revealed after Lloyd allegedly teased him about it. Read More »

Dortmund bus delayed from leaving hotel


French prodigy Kylian Mbappe continued his spectacular rise in European soccer, shattering records and firing a free-scoring Monaco to the semi-finals of the Champions League on Wednesday. "What more could you ask for than to be in the semi-finals?" he smiled. That's what we do best and today it worked as we qualified for the semi-finals. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez found with a Bible verse written on his forehead


Baez said officials from the chief medical examiner's office told him they wanted to prepare the brain for study. The state medical examiner said the cause of death was axphyxia by hanging, District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. The suicide left friends, family and his legal team shocked as he was acquitted of a double murder just days ago. Baez said he hoped the study of Hernandez's brain would help add to the body of knowledge about CTE and shed new light on what exactly happened to him. Read More »

Red Sox activate Bradley, put Holt on 10-day DL with vertigo

Bundy tossed two more scoreless frames, but Pomeranz was unable to keep the Birds off the scoreboard in the bottom of the fifth. However, Bundy escaped by getting Vazquez to hit into a 6-4-3 double play. After Hart struck out Benintendi, Orioles manager Buck Showalter turned to righty Mychal Givens to get out of the men-on-the-corners, two-out jam. Boston went 0-for-9 with runners in scoring position. Read More »

Antonio Conte backs Chelsea to down Tottenham at Wembley despite mounting problems

If this Spurs team gets over the line sooner rather than later they will surge ahead because they are that good. "This period is not a lucky period for us". When a player's been out for a while, the game is of such an intensity that it always takes you a while to get your confidence back. And Brazil defender David Luiz is full of admiration for the fitness levels of the Spurs players, calling for Chelsea to follow the lead of midfield dynamo N'Golo Kante to match their opponents' ... Read More »

Even as tough-luck loser, Chris Sale looks like an ace

The bullpen was irrelevant at that point. "He was still strong and still had quality stuff", Farrell said. "He had that game under control". METS 4, PHILLIES 3: Jay Bruce homered twice, including the tiebreaking shot in a testy eighth inning to lead the New York Mets over the Phillies at Philadelphia. Read More »

British Labour lawmaker says her party is not trying to win election

Lo and behold, while nine Labour MPs voted against today , another 46 didn't vote at all. "If they truly trusted the British people - and wanted to give them a real say over the future direction of this country - then they would have committed to a democratic vote on any final deal", she said. Read More »

How the Borussia bomber hoped to make millions


Three printed statements were found near the crime scene that appear to have been left by the 28-year-old and referenced the Islamist terrorist attack in Berlin last December and mentioned the "caliphate" in a clear reference to the so-called Islamic State. Read More »

Oilers vs. Sharks live stream, Game 4


He has only faced 39 shots over these last two games. As chants of "we want seven" rained down from the Shark Tank rafters, David Schlemko was happy to oblige the San Jose faithful and added another power-play goal to the San Jose tally, their fourth of the game, to give the Sharks a touchdown lead over the Oilers at 6:45 in the final frame. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton


The four-times world champion, now seven points clear of Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton after winning two of the first three races, is enjoying his best start to a season since his dominant 2011 Red Bull campaign. Sakhir, Bahrain - 16/04/17 - Pit crew and mechanics surround Ferrari's German driver Sebastian Vettel in the pit lane. The 19-year-old Verstappen climbed out and kicked the barriers in frustration. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez's attorney plans to sue for negligence around his death

A judge has already ruled that he was responsible for Lloyd's death, according to Sheff, and all that's left in the case is the determination of damages. "It's not about the civil case". "It's about my son, Odin Lloyd ". Meanwhile, Sheff said he is still in the process of determining how much in assets Hernandez was worth, including a Hummer and his home in North Attleborough, Massachusetts. Read More »

Monaco advance to Champions League semifinals


Barcelona had overcome a 4-0 first leg deficit against French club Paris Saint-Germain in the last-16 with a dramatic 6-1 win back on home soil. This year could see them pitted against Atletico, Real Madrid or Juventus, the other three teams that have advanced to the semis. Read More »

Firmino fires Liverpool back to third in Premier League

James Milner had the best chance to double Liverpool's lead when he sent a volley over the bar from close range after a flowing passing move. Reds star Roberto Firmino netted the only goal of the game at the Hawthorns as Jurgen Klopp's men secured a vital victory. Read More »

Rockets vs. Thunder, NBA playoffs 2017

If Harden wins the award and loses this series, Westbrook will be our jilted player. Story line: Only the most intriguing matchup of the first round. This is the only series I tempted to pick as a sweep, but I'll go Wiz in 5 . And when they miss that barrage of three-point attempts, they don't have an answer for themselves. Read More »

Chelsea defender Luiz: Alonso absence not reason for Man Utd loss


The Blues have already beaten United twice this season, with Herrera being sent off in the last meeting, but the Spaniard believes that the possibility of toppling the champions-elect will provide enough motivation for his side. Over the course of the season the team has regularly dined out together. Conte was asked on Friday whether Mourinho was mistaken in his judgement in offloading De Bruyne and Lukaku, both of whom have gone on to have significant success with Manchester City and ... Read More »

Sox Week: Boston has 99 problems. Pitching is No. 1

Wright joined the Red Sox on Monday, April 15: the day of the Boston Marathon terrorist bombings. He lasted 5 2/3 innings, allowing a run in going to 2-0 on the young season (he was 9-19 last year). RHP Michael Fulmer (1-0, 2.25) is scheduled for the Tigers. The former Chicago White Sox ace tossed seven innings and gave up just three hits on his way to his first win since his blockbuster trade to Boston . Read More »

Promoted Brighton back among England's elite

Derby held on for the point, which confirmed Brightons promotion to the top flight of English football for the first time in 34 years. I knew we had a group of lads that were capable of doing it, but being capable of doing it and actually doing it are two different things. Read More »

Messi eyeing 500 as Barca bid to reignite season in Clasico

Meanwhile, Pepe and Raphael Varane will miss Sunday's clash due to injury, while Barcelona will be without Neymar who is suspended. This time, a more exciting El Clasico awaits as Real Madrid will push to strengthen their grip on the title while they sit top of the pyramid and need to ensure they don't let go of the momentum with Barcelona staying close on their heels. Read More »

Turner's walk helps Nationals edge Mets in 11


The next task on their three-city, 10-game road trip didn't taint those vibes because it was a three-game weekend set against the rival New York Mets just at the right time. "I've never had any problems with my neck". The red-hot Zimmerman entered the game in the ninth inning, but Harper continued powering the middle of the Nationals' lineup in his absence. Read More »

Chelsea favourites for FA Cup semi, says Spurs boss

Asked whether he would consider banning his players from commercial activity following the injury to Courtois, Conte said: "The most important thing is that Thibaut recovered from his injury and he trained with us this week". "And don't forget that Ake was playing every game with Bournemouth, and he wanted to come and to stay with us to try to work together and to help us to fight for the title". Read More »

Clean sheets, the way to Top 4 finish says Liverpool's Mignolet

We've had the opportunities again and especially against the top teams you have to take your chances", said Pulis. "I hope you're not surprised", Liverpool's manager said, when asked about his reaction at the final whistle. It fell to Alberto Moreno, who had only just come off the bench, and with just one defender standing between him and West Brom's empty net, a second Liverpool goal looked a formality. Read More »

Zinedine Zidane: Isco has shown he belongs at Real Madrid


The Spanish global starred by scoring twice, including a 90th minute victor, as a much-changed Madrid side remained three points clear of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a 3-2 win over Sporting Gijon on Saturday. Duje Cop gave Sporting the lead from Mikel Vesga's flicked ball over the top but Isco levelled after good footwork. Real boss Zinedine Zidane made a raft of changes for this tie and he almost paid the price, only for Isco to secure his side a late victor. Read More »

San Jose Sharks Begin Stanley Cup Quest

The big netminder was fantastic for the Oilers this season and the most important player on the franchise not named Connor McDavid . "We did a good job starting the game but we've got to finish", McDavid said. He came down the left wing and whizzed a shot through Jones' five-hole. The Sharks continued to control the play in the extra period. Unlike the team that waddled through March and raised a ton of doubt about their playoff future, San Jose got on its horse and galloped bravely, ... Read More »

Paulo Dybala Juventus hero shuts down exit reports


The core of the Juventus team remains the same, with the ever-present BBC of Leonardo Bonucci, Andrea Barzagli and Chiellini in front of veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. We created clear chances, but when you're having a nightmare like we had today you don't have that spark needed to take them. The post Barcelona Hold "Crisis Talks" After Juventus Humiliating Defeat appeared first on Read More »

Juventus knock Barcelona out of Champions League


Juventus made sure there were no more miracles at Camp Nou on Wednesday, as the Italian visitors held Barcelona to a 0-0 draw and advanced to the Champions League semifinals. "Now I don't see any big favourite, I think all the four teams have the same chance of going all the way". "We tried with all our might but we couldn't find the route to goal", said Luis Enrique, who is leaving Barcelona at the end of the season. Read More »