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Arsenal supporters maltreatment team bus after Crystal Palace defeat

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Arsenal have reiterated their stance on manager Arsene Wenger's contract situation, with an announcement expected at the end of the season, Goal understands. Arsenal fans remain extremely unhappy at Wenger's continuing reign, which has seen the club stagnate after a number of seasons with limited success. Read More »

Columbus Blue Jackets Defenseman Zach Werenski Out for Remainder of Playoffs

Werenski ended the Blue Jackets' 5-4 overtime loss with 19:08 of ice time. Despite letting in three goals in the first period, his solid play backstopped the team to victory. The Jackets didn't get the shot attempts they had in the previous two games, but they were able to score, putting up three goals in the first period. Read More »

Chicago Blackhawks Dropping the Ball in Playoffs Thus Far

But did they truly "steal" the win? Before the series began, one would have to be extremely bold to claim that the Nashville Predators would win the first two games in Chicago. Two of these targeted his high-glove side. They were on the ice for 16 Blackhawks' goals and four against. More importantly, though, Nashville's ability to control puck possession against Chicago is finally paying off. Read More »

Durant Questionable For Game Two Against Blazers

The Warriors shot 53.1 percent from the floor and 40.1 percent from 3-point range in the double-digit win in Game 1. They got only nine points off the bench, which isn't almost good enough when the Warriors are coming at you with multiple guys who can and do make plays. Read More »

Warriors F Durant questionable for Game 2 versus Trail Blazers

Durant missed the final 19 games of the regular season with a strained knee, and Nurkic sat out Portland's final seven contests. The Blazers will be without center Jusuf Nurkic , who has a fractured right leg. So we knew we had to come out and get stops if we were ever going to pull away in that game. Curry noted they're all prepared, and was quick to mention that they just went through a month without Durant to end the season. Read More »

Chicago Bulls Beat Boston Celtics to Take 2-Game Lead

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The Celtics fell to the Bulls, 106-102. Dwyane Wade scored eight of those points. And I think he knows that and I know the same about him. There was a time this season when Rondo wasn't even part of the rotation, but those days are long gone. Read More »

Bayern complains to UEFA about Spanish police

And reporter Jose Luis Sanchez, of Atresmedia TV programme " El Chiringuito de los Jugones", said Robert Lewandowski, Arturo Vidal - sent off in the 84th minute for a controversial second yellow card - and Thiago Alcantara entered the official's dressing room and insulted him before police intervened. Read More »

Ducks sweep away Flames with 3-1 win in Game 4

On four prior occasions have the Ducks swept a playoff series - in the 2003 first round against Detroit and conference finals against Minnesota, in the 2006 semifinals against Colorado and the 2015 first round against Winnipeg. But we have nothing to be ashamed of. "They battled right to the end tonight and made us earn it, that's for sure". According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, this game is considered even, as the Flames and Ducks are each being given a money line of -110 to win tonight's game. Read More »

UGA to host NCAA regional and championship events

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The events were coordinated in conjunction with the JaxSports Council. "Pittsburgh and PPG Paints Arena have all the amenities to host a first-class championship featuring world-class competitors". OSU Cross Country will host a men's and women's regional in 2019, then the men's and women's championships in 2020. Assisted by the Huskers qualifying for the Final Four each time Omaha has hosted, the site has set several attendance records, including a NCAA-record crowd of 17,561 for the 2015 ... Read More »

UNF to host 2019 and 2021 NCAA Track and Field championships

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Assisted by the Huskers qualifying for the Final Four each time Omaha has hosted, the site has set several attendance records, including a NCAA-record crowd of 17,561 for the 2015 championship match. "In addition, MIAA schools have great facilities and the NCAA has recognized that with today's announcement of multiple championship sites". Omaha was also chosen Tuesday to host the first and second round of the NCAA men's basketball tournament in 2020. Read More »

Steve Hansen Lions 'clutching at straws' -- All Blacks coach

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A number of England players experienced it in 2012 when they beat New Zealand in Twickenham, but Chicago was a timely reminder of the fallibility of the hosts. "I want to play in as many games as possible, but I'll be targeting the games against New Zealand". "I think Warren Gatland has picked a team that can win the New Zealand public over - I think in 2005 they got that totally wrong". Read More »

Michigan State Basketball: Draymond Green records block of NBA playoffs

The Warriors pulled away from the Blazers during the fourth quarter of Game 1 en route to a 121-109 victory and Durant played a vital role in the win. The NBA Playoffs is living up to its name as multiple teams showed that every game is important. He clutched his leg a few times in the third quarter but he finished the game and had 32 points. Read More »

Eden Hazard slammed for Manchester United performance

With United struggling for consistency in the league and struggling to finish in the top four, winning the Europa League would bring the club not only a trophy they have never won but also an automatic berth in next season's Champions League. Read More »

President Trump welcomes New England Patriots

The visit came the same day that former Patriot Aaron Hernandez killed himself in prison, where he was serving a life sentence for murder. The Patriots declined further comment. Trump's choice for deputy secretary of commerce, Chicago Cubs co-owner Todd Ricketts, has withdrawn his nomination, a source says, amid reports of difficulties untangling his financial holdings to the satisfaction of the government ethics watchdog. Read More »

Monaco beat Dortmund to reach semi-finals

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Dortmund defender Marc Bartra, who needed hospital treatment following injuries to his wrist and arm after a bus window was shattered, sat watching from the team bench. "Against Frankfurt we showed a lot of joy because we are happy to be here". The battle of the central midfielders, despite being very different players stylistically. Read More »

Johnson to lodge Cormier weigh-in complaint

When the two were separated, Johnson fired off head kicks that caught his face, and then ended the opening frame with a last-second takedown. Or would Cormier out-wrestle and break Johnson yet again? The 29-year-old is eligible to fight again in July and is reportedly being lined up for a rematch with Cormier for the light heavyweight title. Read More »

David Fizdale Roasts Officials For 'Poorly Officiated' Game

Meanwhile, the Memphis Grizzlies will be feeling the pressure now that they're down 2-0 in the series and they know they'll need to make some changes after getting outplayed in Game 2 . Overall, San Antonio had a 32-15 advantage in free-throw attempts, going 31-for-32 while the Griz were 13-for-15. David Fizdale didn't produce an epic rant Monday night compared to others we've seen, but made his point nonetheless. Read More »

STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS: Rangers take 2-1 series lead

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Carey Price made 30 saves. "They were desperate tonight", Price said of the Rangers . It was such a good feeling to see everyone stop what they were doing and be completely still and listen to what the coach had to say. "They threw a lot of pucks at our net, but I don't think there were too many chances". In Game 2, Montreal outshot NY 58-38, including 18-9 in the third period and 13-8 in the overtime. Read More »

Miami's Chen pulled from no-hit bid to start 8th vs Seattle

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The surefire Hall of Famer now is 43 years old and playing sparingly for the Miami Marlins. In seven innings, he did not allow a hit. Prado had two hits. He walked Haniger after a lengthy battle, which inched his pinch count higher. However, the Mariners couldn't turn that into runs after Chen struck out Kyle Seager and induced a pop-out from shortstop Drew Motter. Read More »

Serena Williams shows but doesn't tell any baby news

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Tennis star Serena Williams has hinted she is pregnant with her first child in a post on her Snapchat account. She withdrew from the high-profile events in Indian Wells and Miami in March, citing knee problems. She ranks behind only Margaret Court's 24 on the career list. She has just two wins in 21 head-to-head meetings with rival Williams. Court played in her last Grand Slam tournament at 33. Read More »

Easy choice: Browns CB Haden wants Garrett with No. 1 pick

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The Ohio native possesses the combination of upside and intangibles that Sashi Brown and Hue Jackson prioritized with their draft picks a year ago. - 2011 Offensive tackle Nate Solder (No. 10 overall all the way to No. 139, but the task of finding an answer has proven to be hard for Buffalo in recent years. You want to be able to take advantage of such a deep class in the midst of your rebuild if you can, instead of the one "sure" thing. Read More »

Colin Miller expected to return for Bruins in Game 4

Kevin Fiala scored in overtime last night to give the Preds a 3-2 win and a chance to sweep away Chicago on their home ice in game four. Overall, the Bruins need to allow goalie Tuukka Rask to see the puck better moving forward. Nylander evened the score at 3-3 with 40 seconds left in regulation to send the game into overtime. The Senators outshot the Bruins 10-3 in the first , taking advantage of several defensive breakdowns on their side of the ice. Read More »

Liriano, bullpen pitch 6-hitter, Blue Jays beat Red Sox 3-0

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Two seasons as he appeared in Toronto is taken measures you took the mound for the first time. The Blue Jays (2-10) had Monday off after an 11-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday, dealing not only with the worst record in the majors but with mounting injuries. Read More »

LeBron sends condolences to grieving Isaiah Thomas

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The NBA on Monday rescinded a technical foul assessed to Thomas in the fourth quarter of Game 1 for dismissively waving at referee Kane Fitzgerald following a kick-ball violation. On the Bulls' side of the ledger, another strong game from Butler would obviously be helpful to their cause, but two more of their key players will also be needed to get them over the top. Read More »

Dave Fizdale: Refs 'Did Not Even Give Us a Chance'

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Action moves to Memphis for Game 3 on Thursday and Game 4 on Saturday. In Game 1 , San Antonio looked as if it might be in trouble - for 10 minutes. "First half, we shot 19 shots in the paint, and we had six free throws". It was a frustrating game for the Grizzlies. Carter got a technical foul going face to face to heatedly debate with Spurs reserve guard Kyle Anderson. Read More »

Arizona 2, San Francisco 6

The Giants designated the 24-year-old pitcher for assignment. Posey immediately went down as manager Bruce Bochy and trainer Dave Groeschner raced to the plate. "That was huge, Cory coming in and bailing me out". The Giants are going to proceed with caution placing their starting backstop on the seven-day disabled list. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez had Bible verse scrawled on his forehead

Massachusetts prison officials said Hernandez hanged himself in his cell and was pronounced dead at a hospital early Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Hernandez was serving a life sentence in prison for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd, but the timing was freakish considering he was acquitted of a 2012 double-murder in Boston just five days ago. Read More »

Athletics: Kenya's Kiplagat wins women's Boston Marathon

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Carlson finished with a time of 3 hours and 55 minutes, which is good enough to qualify her for next year's race. Switzer, though, used her initials ( described by some at the time as "chicanery") to officially sign up. Nothing in the rule book prohibited women from running the Boston Marathon, but few believed they had physical stamina to do it, reports CBS News correspondent Don Dahler. Read More »

LeBron feels Cavs close to 'turning the switch'

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The Pacers will keep fighting and get their first win of the post-season as they outscore the Cavs in the fourth quarter for the third consecutive game. Defensively, we just didn't play that right. Although Smith has arguably had his worst season since his second season in the National Basketball Association in 2005-06, partially due to a thumb injury that forced him to miss half of the season, he has been and will be a big part of the reason why the Cavs are fighting to win back-to-back ... Read More »

Bruins shutout in Game 4, down 3-1 in series with Senators

Zdeno Chara dove at the puck as it trickled over the goal line but even the tallest player in National Hockey League history couldn't prevent the goal. We've got to give Anderson credit. "They're playing well and their goalie played a good game tonight". We stuck with it and we found a way to win the game. Read More »

British teenager has legs amputated after F4 crash

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Billy Monger , a 17-year-old Englishman, was left fighting for his life after his auto collided with a Finnish rival's during a British F4 race at Donington Park on Sunday. "These messages help give the great strength needed for the recovery process that lies ahead". Monger is a rising star of the British motorsport scene, taking four victories from five races in the F4 Challenge Cup in 2017. Read More »

Barcelona vs Sevilla: how and where to watch

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Barcelona picked up a comfortable 3-0 win over 4 placed Sevilla , in what turned out to be a routine win for the Camp Nou outfit. And he showcased his new celebration on Wednesday night after bagging twice in an electric first half against Sevilla at the Nou Camp. Read More »

Guardiola Man City boss needs Hull of a boost

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City won their first 10 games of the season but then drew three and lost three of their next six games, drawing three consecutive home league games 1-1 against Everton, Middlesbrough and Southampton. With eight games left, Tottenham already have the same goal difference. This season was a lesson for me. "The best way is to think Tottenham can win eight games". Read More »