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Major League Baseball notes: Brewers slugger Thames injured


Coming our way on Wednesday from Miller Park, the Cincinnati Reds and the Milwaukee Brewers will be finishing up their early-week Major League Baseball series. They were eliminated in six games in the Eastern Conference Final against the Cavs, losing at home in the clincher. Davis was charged with eight runs - seven earned - and 11 hits in 2 2/3 innings in the shortest of his three career starts. Read More »

Edmonton Oilers Defeat Sharks, Advance to Second Round


Goals from Oilers' Leon Draisaitl and Anton Slepyshev in the second period, in addition to Connor McDavid's empty net goal late in the third period, secured the win for Edmonton to advance to the next round. The New York Rangers played Game 6 at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night and beat the Montreal Canadiens by a score of 3-1. That led to production from some lesser-known players. Read More »

Mourinho: 'Smart Argentine' Aguero helped get Fellaini sent off

But we go for it, we fight, 24 matches in the Premier League is a lot, so the guys, they have unbelievable spirit and here we go again Sunday. The Belgian midfielder's shameful loss of control was completed by his exaggerated remonstrations before leaving the field, but his team-mates were able to hang on for the final whistle and take a point from a derby dominated by their rivals. Read More »

National Football League draft set to begin in Philadelphia

Garrett became the first overall selection and Peppers the 25th choice. The Browns would go on to select tight end David Njoku out of the University of Miami. Cincinnati Bengals: John Ross, Wide Receiver (Washington) 10. Last season, Cleveland tight end Gary Barnidge finished second on the team in receptions and receiving yards. Read More »

Pogba ruled out of Manchester derby

With a Champions League spot at stake, Mourinho reckons tonight's Manchester derby is all about points not managers If the first Manchester derby of the season was excessively dominated by the focus on a fascinating coaching rivalry, Thursday's encounter is strictly business. Read More »

Eric Dier: Tottenham momentum not affected by FA Cup defeat


We are talking about players who wrote the history of this club", he said. Pep's picks Though this is only Pep Guardiola's first season in England, Sunday saw him clock up his 50th game in the Manchester City dugout. Chelsea last secured a league and FA Cup double in 2010 under Italian manager Carlo Ancelotti's first season at the club, although Conte dismissed comparisons, saying he had inherited a squad in a hard period, having finished 10th in the league last season. Read More »

Arsene Wenger: Tottenham ahead in the table but no power shift

He said, "We took the initiative the whole game and we played against a team who defended very well and very deep and didn't give us any space". They've done well to buy him and give him a chance. There could be goals in there because both teams play positive football and play in an offensive way. The spirits were really high after the weekend, so we knew that we had to keep it up. Read More »

A massive step - Cahill, Hazard confident on Chelsea's title charge

The victory pushed Chelsea on to 78 points after 33 games and exerted more pressure on second-placed Spurs, who must win a potentially awkward London derby at Crystal Palace on Wednesday to restore the gap to four points. Diego Costa reached 50 Premier League goals in his career, on a night when Chelsea strengthened their lead at the top of the table. And just one minute before the end of the game, the stars of Chelsea made the most attractive appearance in the match, through the ... Read More »

Leicester don't want to be a 'selling club', says Shakespeare


After Sunday's win, Arsene Wenger is now manager of the year, isn't he? "What happens with me is a bit secondary, what is important is the future of the club". Wenger could be without two of his first-choice defenders. Summer signing Shkodran Mustafi is definitely missing with a thigh problem while Wenger rates Laurent Koscielny's chances of playing at "60 per cent" after he suffered a knee injury in the Leicester win. Read More »

Rajon Rondo officially ruled out for Game 6 vs Celtics

Morrow also played second-half minutes and is projected to remain in the rotation for Game 6. His defense wasn't really there, but he should have plenty of opportunities to post another strong offensive game on Friday. Along with Bradley, Thomas led the team in scoring with 24 points and was a major part of the C's pulling away in the fourth quarter, which included a 20-5 Celtics run. Read More »

Penguins take Game 1 from Caps on the road

Sidney Crosby, Penguins - Alex Ovechkin may have more head-to-head points, but a reminder: Crosby's Penguins are 9-5 in the playoffs against the Caps. "It's about Caps and Penguins". Following a brief shift by Evgeni Malkin's line, coach Mike Sullivan went right back to Crosby. Erik Karlsson took a shot from the goal line to Lundqvist's left and, somehow, the puck snuck through, giving Ottawa a 2-1 lead with just over four minutes to go in regulation. Read More »

Carrick sees point gained for United in Manchester derby draw


Anthony Martial, Marouane Fellaini and Daley Blind will in for the sidelined trio. "He thinks it was a red card because he is Fellaini". Eric Bailly has admitted that he thought he was being pranked when Jose Mourinho called him before his summer transfer to Manchester United last summer. Read More »

Student, 16, Arrested With Loaded Gun At MWC High School


School officials say they were alerted about a 16-year-old male student possibly having a weapon. Police officials tell News 9 the gun was later found to have been reported stolen out of The Village back in 2016. The student was searched and a loaded gun was discovered. School police removed her and the principal said she will not return to campus. "We are thankful for the safe outcome and are committed to providing a safe and secure learning environment for all students, staff members ... Read More »

Ovechkin, Capitals must go through Penguins for shot at Cup

The Capitals looked to bolster their secondary story by adding Eller and Brett Connolly, who were on the third line together before Connolly got moved to the fourth last series, in the offseason. Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin expects his team to be rested and ready even though they've played nearly 100 more minutes than the Penguins. Who's better off after a year of no change? Braden Holtby finished the Toronto series with a 2.36 goals-against average and.925 save percentage. Read More »

Man United: Zlatan set for CL bonus

The Swedish striker has undergone surgery in Los Angeles and is highly unlikely to resume his United career, with his contract ending in June. Jose Mourinho has an opportunity to score a seismic victory over his old foe Pep Guardiola when his Manchester United side visit misfiring Manchester City on Thursday. Read More »

Browns trade up to draft David Njoku


The Browns had their eyes on North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky, a local kid who grew up a Cleveland fan, but he was surprisingly selected at No. As for Garrett, rather than attending the draft in Philadelphia, he stayed in his hometown of Arlington, Texas, to watch the event with family and friends. Read More »

Lynch ends retirement for Raiders move

He seemed impending return in an earlier tweet thanking Seahawks fans and expressing his affinity for Oakland. There's a great chance that Lynch will inherit a lot of those end-zone opportunities next season. After only seven games played for the Seahawks in 2015 due to injuries, Lynch retired from the National Football League, tweeting a photo of his cleats hanging from a wire. Read More »

Arsenal 1-0 Leicester: Gunners Close On Top 4 With Late Winner

In the video below, Fuchs launches the ball at Sanchez in frustration, to which the Chilean falls to the floor holding his face. But when Alexis Sanchez planted himself in front of Fuchs in an attempt to block the throw, the frustrated Austrian chose to launch the ball straight at his opponent instead. Read More »

Thiago Alcantara extends contract at Bayern Munich to 2021


Bayern are licking their wounds after Wednesday's German Cup semi-final defeat to Borussia Dortmund, eight days after being knocked out of the Champions League's quarter-finals by Real Madrid. "We are very happy that we have been able to bind this outstanding professional to the club in the long term". "A crucial agreement was made before Bayern's match away to Wolfsburg on Saturday". Read More »

Spieth and Palmer share lead at team event in New Orleans


Spieth hit a bump-and-run from 100 feet to set up a birdie on the par-5 11th, he chipped in for birdie on the 14th and closed out the round with a 15-foot birdie putt on the par-5 18th at the TPC Louisiana. Former world number one Jason Day and Rickie Fowler ended the day five shots behind the two leading teams. Best of the rest: Hoffman and Watney were surprise finishers at 5 under, making eagle on their final hole as Watney pitched in from 59 feet on the par-5 18th. Read More »

Spurs advance: San Antonio beats Grizzlies 103-96 in Game 6

However, outside of the duo, the Grizzlies failed to generate much on the offensive end. The "Whoop That Trick" chant began on April 27, 2013 during Game 4 of the Grizzlies' first-round matchup against the Clippers . Danny Green, who shot 1-3 in 21 minutes, is still slumping as well. Then they lost to Oklahoma City in six games. "We don't discuss anything that goes on when VIPs are in the building", Smithe said. Read More »

Toronto Raptors Get Much-Needed Game 2 Victory Over Milwaukee

The Bucks have won two straight over the Raptors , but Toronto is 3-2 overall and against the spread in five meetings with Milwaukee this season. The Raptors won 92-89. They had so much success up to that point with throwing quick passes, finding cutters and scoring on pick-and-rolls. "I handled it well". "Every time I (used) a screen, I had four arms around me", Lowry said "Put it this way: I guess I'm (going to) have to force shots". Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: BCCI Keeps Squad Announcement on Hold

ICC chairman Shashank Manohar has advocated a more equitable revenue distribution in place of the "Big Three" model which benefitted India, Australia and England. "That'll at least lead to some bit of clarity", said the official.BCCI mandarins claimed that Manohar - himself a former BCCI chief - had shown "absolute disregard for a legal document" signed between the ICC and the BCCI. Read More »

Maple Leafs need to strike while in unique Stanley Cup window


Five of the six games went into overtime, with the Capitals winning three of them. Both teams came out looking to execute the same game plans from the earlier games. Not only did it bounce right into the danger area right in front of the bench, it went to the Maple Leafs' leading scorer in Auston Matthews . But with 7:09 to go, the wall finally crasked. Read More »

NFL Draft No. 1 Selections: Cleveland Browns pick DE Myles Garrett

The 49ers remaining picks: the second pick of Friday's third round, two choices in both the fifth and sixth rounds, and the first pick of the seventh round. But unless Garrett and Thomas turn into Joe Greene, and Trubisky , Mahomes and Watson flame out, the Browns and 49ers will need a long time to live this draft down. Read More »

Monte Carlo Masters: Albert Ramos-Vinolas knocks out Andy Murray

Djokovic saved the first match point with an ace; the second one on his second serve; the third with a stinging forehand victor and a fourth when Goffin chopped a backhand into the net. Ramos-Vinolas rallied back to take the next three games to restore parity, which included his sixth break of the clash, before Murray found himself trailing 0-40 on his serve in the ninth game. Read More »

Anthony Joshua believes a Tyson Fury fight would be his biggest


Knock Down Specials: 11/4 Anthony Joshua to be Knocked Down, 4/7 Wladimir Klitschko to be Knocked Down, 9/1 Both Fighters to be Knocked Down. William Hill, sponsor of Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko , is predicting the global betting industry turnover could reach £100 million (£20 million in the United Kingdom alone) for Saturday's eagerly awaited world heavyweight showdown. Read More »

Buccaneers select OJ Howard in first round of NFL draft


When he was, the Buccaneers wasted no time to get him. After becoming the NFL's first quarterback to start a career with back-to-back 4,000-yard seasons, Winston may hit 5,000 with Howard added to the lineup. In selecting the tight end Thursday night, the Bucs passed on an opportunity to select Florida State running back Dalvin Cook, Winston's former college teammate. Read More »

Browns trying to trade up for QB Trubisky

I didn't even know I was going to get picked. For Chicago, this is putting a lot of eggs in one basket for Trubisky - considered the best quarterback in a weak QB class. Everywhere he went in the weeks and months leading into the draft, Trubisky had to answer questions about why he didn't start sooner, about what took him so long. Read More »

Hellickson handles Harper, Murphy in solid outing


Bryce Harper hit a two-run home run in the third inning and a game-ending, three-run drive with two outs in the ninth, leading the Washington Nationals over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 on Sunday. "When you play every day, you can grow more", Hernandez said. It's tough trying to go out there. He also had perhaps two of the worst at-bats you will see in key spots in the eighth and ninth innings. Read More »

Jose Mourinho's verdict on derby draw

Booked for tripping Aguero in the 84th minute, Fellaini fouled him again seconds later and then blatantly butted the Argentinian, leaving referee Martin Atkinson no option but to send the Belgian off. "We tried to have the ball and attack like we have tried to do all season", Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said. He does not start every game, but Fellaini's value to Mourinho is his ability to become United's Plan B. Read More »

With the first pick, the Cleveland Browns Select Myles Garrett

But the Browns have not been sitting idle. Western Michigan's Corey Davis, left, poses with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected by the Tennessee Titans during the first round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Philadelphia . Read More »

Feature: Maple Leafs' season ends in OT loss to Washington Capitals


In the East, the Toronto Maple Leafs gave the top-seeded Washington Capitals an incredible battle, forcing five of six games to overtime. "It's just added motivation", Rielly said , "because we want to be in this situation every year where we're playing in the playoffs and winning series and moving on and continuing playing deep into the off-season". Read More »