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Miocic 2nd UFC heavyweight defense is rematch vs. Dos Santos


Dos Santos may have won the first meeting, but I think Miocic claims the rematch. Dos Santos and Miocic each racked up enormous damage in their first contest at the end of 2014, which ended in a split decision after 25 minutes. "Rookie mistakes. I definitely didn't do that this time". With the win over dos Santos, Miocic tied the UFC record by successfully defending the heavyweight championship for a second consecutive time. Read More »

Mourinho admits top four finish is impossible

Xhaka, who scored the opening goal in Arsenal's win over United, said no one had given up hope. Mkhitaryan, Darmian and Herrera all started at Arsenal and are expected to start this game as well. Instead, Mourinho finds it easier to set his side up to not lose. But Xhaka remains hopeful of Arsenal crashing the top-four party and admitted he will be looking to build upon his first season in the Premier League . Read More »

Red Sox: Chris Sale will not be suspended


Reyburn to issue warnings to both benches. The good feelings ended a batter later when Red Sox starter Chris Sale buzzed Manny Machado with a pitch behind his knees, and the Baltimore third baseman responded after the game with an expletive-filled tirade during which he said he'd lost respect for the Red Sox. Read More »

Klopp's Reaction To Can's Wonder Strike As Good As The Goal Itself

It wont be easy for anyone to win here, ”. "We needed a bit of luck, but we worked hard for it". The Reds play host to Southampton this Sunday and travel to West Ham United the following week before ending their campaign with a home fixture against relegation-threatened Middlesbrough. Read More »

Eric Bailly could have Uefa ban extended


Jose Mourinho will stick with Sergio Romero as his Europa League keeper, insisting De Gea won't play the final. So impressive since arriving from Villarreal last summer, the 23-year-old Ivory Coast worldwide was shown a straight red card for raising his hands during a heated end to the 1-1 draw with Celta. Read More »

Mike D'Antoni: Harden May Need More Rest Next Season

The Spurs will next face the Golden State Warriors, starting Sunday. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). The Golden State Warriors are destined to meet the Cleveland Cavaliers for a third consecutive time in the NBA Finals , right? It doesn't always work out due to injuries, bad luck or awful matchups but, in the case of this year's Western Conference Finals, we can certainly say that the two best teams in the regular season are meeting in the postseason for the right to move on to the NBA ... Read More »

U.S. to expand intelligence cooperation with Turkey

According to the statement from U.S. Central Command, 70 ISIS terrorists surrendered to the U.S. -led global coalition Wednesday, and left heavy weapons behind them. The Trump administration has not specified the kinds of arms to be provided, but US officials have indicated that 120mm mortars, machine guns, ammunition and light armored vehicles were possibilities. Read More »

Batshuayi Strike Wins Chelsea Premier League Title

The making of the Premier League champions can be traced back to several key moments of the campaign. Jose Mourinho was at it again and managed a second Premier League title in successive seasons. West Brom boss Tony Pulis paid tribute and said: "You have to give Chelsea , Antonio and all his coaching staff the credit". They're very well organised. Read More »

Will Power dominates in IndyCar Grand Prix


The Australian completed the 3.9-kilometre, 14-turn road course in 1 minute, 7.7044 seconds to give Roger Penske his 250th pole win as an IndyCar owner. "Just when you think it couldn't get any better, the city known as the Racing Capital of the World grants me a bucket list opportunity!" There wasn't even a caution period - the first time that's happened in this season's first five races. Read More »

De Gea won´t play Europa League final, Mourinho confirms


United managed to keep Celta at bay during the six minutes of stoppage time until the very last kick of the game when they were given a huge let off due to Guidetti's poor control. "We don't have more ". For the club to bench arguably the best player they have, for what is an emotional reason, in the game that will define their season as either a fail or a pass, seems odd. Read More »

Batshuayi's late winner guides Chelsea to Premier League glory

System changed " And in that moment it was frustrating for me and I found the strength to change, to take responsibility, to change system and find a new suit for these players ". "It is very hard in this league". Conte refused to discuss reports of a disagreement with Costa in public, attributing the striker's absence from the Premier League trip to Leicester to a back injury. Read More »

Diamondbacks catcher Iannetta takes pitch to face

Greinke (4-2), who dominated the Pirates with a vicious slider, allowed that one hit in eight innings. However, Steward quickly ran to first without any incident. In the case of Goldschmidt, the veteran first baseman has reached safely in 24 straight games in Chase and that represents the second-longest streak of his career (31 games from Aug 9, 2015 through April 8, 2016). Read More »

Ajax withstands Lyon comeback to reach Europa League final


Asked if Dolberg could leave Ajax in the summer, he said: "It's a hard question as he is one of the most popular players in Europe, but I cannot say anymore". "But it is done and it is very special". Ajax stepped into the first European Final in the 21 years that too with a tiny margin with a 4-1 win against the Amsterdam. Read More »

Spurs beat Arsenal to keep pressure on Chelsea

We obviously wanted to finish the last north London derby here on a high note and we did that. He added: "We are not happy with it, but we have as well to accept it's not [a matter of] comparing us to Spurs". The Nigerian global has now missed the Gunners' last six games in all competitions. Arsenal still have a game in hand on their closest Champions League rivals and were boosted when Manchester City and Manchester United were both held to draws by relegation candidates Swansea City ... Read More »

We had to 'suffer and stick together' in Stoke victory - Wenger


The goal he scored tonight shows what he's about: "very good technique in a short space", Wenger said. Arsene Wenger during a post-match press conference in San Jose, CA in the summer of 2016. Arsene Wenger , on the other hand, thinks computers are taking over the world and snipes pointlessly about how he doesn't know what a DoF is, and acts like he thinks it's some sort of traffic cop. Read More »

Edmonton opens 2nd round with wild win


The quiet confidence Talbot has manufactured along his journey from NY backup to Edmonton starter permeates the Oiler room at home and on the road. Defenceman Kris Russell had a pair of assists for the Oilers, who took Game 1 of the series 5-3 and Game 2 by a score of 2-1. Read More »

Terry Jones: The end only the beginning for Oilers


The conference final is set to begin on Friday in Anaheim, with the first two games being played at Honda Center, before Games Three, Four and Six* (*if necessary) will be at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. It's an awesome feeling. "When you remove that and look at the big picture our entree into the playoffs was about as good as we could ask", said Oilers Head Coach Todd McLellan. Read More »

Spurs snare 2-1 series lead


Jonas Valanciunas scored 19 points and eight rebounds, with Norman Powell chipping in with 13 points and Serge Ibaka adding 12 for Toronto . Wednesday's loss was Toronto's fifth straight post-season rout in Cleveland. Lowry missed Thursday's practice at Biosteel Centre and was scheduled for an MRI later in the day, according to coach Dwane Casey . "You work all year to go against the champ in a boxing match". Read More »

Ducks beat Oilers to reach NHL West finals


In the second period, Ryan Johansen found Austin Watson with a cross-ice pass that the Predators winger one-timed past a helpless Gibson. The Predators have certainly enjoyed the home ice advantage. Lindholm's wrist shot from the left point came off a faceoff win by Nate Thompson. Subban and his teammates expect a push from Anaheim tonight, desperate not to give the Preds a 2-0 series lead on the road for the second-straight season. Read More »

Chelsea not that far ahead, says Liverpool boss Klopp

Klopp also was seemingly frustrated with Arsenal's 2-0 win against Southampton in the midweek just a few days after his side's 0-0 affair with the Saints. Think you can do better than Lawro? There is also the chance of a 39th Premier League game, a play-off between Arsenal and Liverpool, as well! Why has it taken thirty-six matches before they have looked like a complete team? West Ham enjoyed a 1-0 home win against Tottenham last week, a result that banished any lingering fears of being ... Read More »

Holmes, Stanley share lead at Players Championship

Although this is Singh's 24th start in the PGA Tour's marquee event and he regularly practices at TPC Sawgrass, he hasn't finished inside the top 10 at the event since 2009 and has missed the cut in four of his last six starts. Matt Kuchar took a 9 on the 14th hole and shot 81, his highest score ever on this course. Another's rolls on. Their names: Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth . Read More »

Oilers eliminated from National Hockey League playoffs with loss to Ducks


The Ducks erased a 0-2 series deficit for the first time in club history. NOTES: With Oilers D Andrej Sekera (undisclosed injury) out for the series, Eric Gryba was active for the second straight game. If they want to get to speed, we can play with speed. "That's something that's definitely critical for us". "We've got one line that's very good, but we have other lines that can chip in, and that will be even more important", Nashville captain Mike Fisher said. Read More »

Ferrari fight back in final practice


Lewis Hamilton heaped praise on his Mercedes team on Friday after he and team-mate Valtteri Bottas dominated practice ahead of this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix . Always the last chicane is a tricky one for me. "The pace has gone". I wasn't too happy, but I can feel the vehicle is quick so that is good. Today it's just gone. Read More »

Reds on alert as top four bid reaches crunch time


Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is baffled by the fact that Southampton played an open game against Arsenal in midweek after doing a completely defensive job at Anfield last weekend. Liverpool's hopes of securing a Champions League berth were hit by a damaging goalless draw against Southampton last weekend, a match in which James Milner missed a second-half penalty. Read More »

Mourinho confirms Romero to start over De Gea in Europa League final


United drew the second leg of their tension-filled semifinal 1-1 to advance 2-1 on aggregate, but only after Celta squandered two chances in the final seconds to snatch the biggest win in its history. Hopefully, Crystal Palace don't need to win the last game. It's a small allocation for a venue that seats 50,000 and UEFA's ticket distribution policy is reminiscent of old FA Cup finals, when competing teams would each receive only 25 percent of the total capacity, meaning thousands of fans ... Read More »

Wizards vs Boston Game 7 is Monday

But the Celtics had one more chance with 3.5 seconds left - and the timekeeper seems to have robbed them of a second, something the officials missed. Bradley Beal , who led Washington with 33 points, knocked down a three to cut Boston's lead to two, 87-85, with 1:08 to play in the game. Read More »

Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident


City arrived at the Etihad Stadium with some reason to be optimistic. Manchester City have lost only one league game on their own territory all season, but have drawn seven times and as Leicester threw players forward in the closing minutes in search of an equaliser, they were in real danger of being pegged back yet again. Read More »

Djokovic, Nadal advance to 3rd round in Madrid Open


Djokovic ultimately came through and claimed the decisive third 7-5 to set up a third round encounter with another Spaniard in Feliciano Lopez . Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal survived scares to stay in the hunt for glory at the Madrid Open, but Stan Wawrinka bowed out. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton takes Spanish GP pole


He hadn't contended since then, but has a chance this season in this new and unpredictable F1. But the Ferrari of Vettel wasn't overshadowed by much, and Vettel's time in Q3 was just 0.051s behind the Mercedes. Bottas will start tomorrow's Spanish Grand Prix from P3 with the Ferrari of Raikkonen alongside him. With two wins in four races, Vettel has a 13-point advantage over Hamilton in the standings. Read More »

Jeff McDonald on Tony Parker's injury and Spurs-Rockets — Posting Up


While the Spurs were able to rally without their veteran point guard they know they will need him for the long haul. The incident took place when Parker missed a short layup and landed underneath the Rockets' basket. His 10.1 points-per-game average in the regular season was his lowest since his rookie year in 2001-02. Aldridge has a history of big playoff games in Houston, posting the two highest-scoring games of his postseason career here by scoring 46 and 43 points in the first round ... Read More »

Edmonton Oilers vs. Anaheim Ducks - 4/30/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

He scored Edmonton's first goal to start the second-period rally, his second in as many games and fourth point against the Ducks so far. Cam Talbot made 39 saves and Patrick Maroon scored a power-play goal as the Edmonton Oilers moved halfway to the NHL Western Conference finals with a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 2 of their second-round series Friday night. Read More »

Pens take on Senators in Eastern Conference Finals

Kariya, the franchise's first star who came to the team after winning a national championship and the Hobey Baker Award at the University of ME, has mostly kept a low profile since his retirement in 2010. Erik Karlsson is the x-factor in this series. Jake Guentzel leads Pittsburgh with nine goals, Evgeni Malkin has 13 assists and Phil Kessel has 38 shots on goal. Read More »