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Author: 0 Kassian and Oilers run over Sharks

They got off to a great start, but couldn't adjust to the Sharks once they got going. And there was maybe the longest sustained playoff ovation that coincidentally occurred during the only other time the Sharks and Oilers have met in the Stanley Cup playoffs.

Sports More to life than football says Borussia Dortmund's Nuri Sahin
Author: 0 More to life than football says Borussia Dortmund's Nuri Sahin

Before the match, Monaco fans even cheered Dortmund players as they checked out the pitch — and Dortmund fans responded by applauding rival supporters. "It will take time to deal with it in a proper way because I'm pretty sure if somebody who made the decision afterwards had been in the bus they wouldn't have played the game".

Author: 0 LeBron out for Cavs' regular-season finale vs. Raptors

Cavs coach Tyronn Lue had already started trying to figure out how he could get his team to stop the Pacers before the playoff seeding was set, locking into IN well before the regular season ended Wednesday. George said James' support helped him pull through the months following his injury. This isn't the same Wizards team we've seen struggle in postseason play in years past, either.

Author: 0 Realmuto's RBI double in 9th helps Marlins beat Mets 3-2

It was the third consecutive one-run game in the series, with the Marlins winning the past two after losing in 16 innings. The Mets have homered in 11 consecutive games and came into the game leading the majors with 21 home runs. Reed allowed a leadoff single and then a one-out double to Miguel Rojas, but the Mets cut down Marcell Ozuna at the plate when Yoenis Cespedes and Cabrera made fantastic relay throws.

Sports Heung-Min Son: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp urged to sign Tottenham star
Author: 0 Heung-Min Son: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp urged to sign Tottenham star

They continued with the new system in the second half, though with Philippe Coutinho and Firmino introduced from the bench, and successfully upped their game to produce a crucial turnaround. "If you take the players we have missing out of other teams, I would be surprised if they played their best games", he said. 'He feels much better but we will have to see if we can bring him tomorrow'.

Sports Coutinho to Barca? Klopp assured Liverpool star will remain
Author: 0 Coutinho to Barca? Klopp assured Liverpool star will remain

Liverpool are unbeaten in their 12 games against the top seven teams in English football, with the 26-point haul they have collected from those games suggesting they have blown their chance to win a first league title since 1990. Yet though despite their withdrawal, there are high hopes for the two teenagers and Klopp believes Alexander-Arnold must focus on the defensive aspects of his game in order to be competing for a starting spot more regularly.

Sports Bale ruled out of Champions League game against Bayern
Author: 0 Bale ruled out of Champions League game against Bayern

Madrid have a foot in the semi-finals following their 2-1 first-leg win at Bayern Munich and Welsh star Bale talked up the European champions heading into Tuesday's return fixture. Zidane said that even with the advantage his team now held, they would not be taking anything for granted, and the inclusion of Bayern's fit again centre-forward Robert Lewandowski would not change his thinking.

Author: 0 Neymar sees red as Barcelona fall to surprise Malaga defeat

Neymar was sent off as Barcelona suffered a shock 2-0 defeat at Malaga on Saturday that scuppered their hopes of going top of La Liga and handed control of the title race to leaders to Real Madrid. Neymar got this ban following his disgusting April 8 game against Malaga . Luis Enrique's squad may need to defeat their arch rivals without the services of Neymar .

Sports Gujarat Lions beat Rising Pune Supergiant by 7 wickets
Author: 0 Gujarat Lions beat Rising Pune Supergiant by 7 wickets

Bought by Chennai Super Kings in the IPL 2015 auction, and by Gujarat Lions a year later, Tye spent a considerable amount of time bowling to worldwide batsmen in the nets and this, he believes, has allowed his game to develop quite well.

Sports Bengals player Adam Jones lashes out during locker room interview
Author: 0 Bengals player Adam Jones lashes out during locker room interview

One reporter asked him how important it was for him to still be with the Bengals despite the arrest, and he gave an honest, measured answer. Apparently, after the video ended wasn't the worst of it. WLWT's Derek Forrest was in the locker room at the time, and said the berating continued when the cameras stopped rolling. Jones entered alcohol-related treatment program and anger management in the offseason after his arrest on charges of harassment with a bodily substance, assault, ...

Author: 0 1st Woman to Run Boston Marathon Competes Again, At Age 70

Kiplagat beat her nearest competitors , Rose Chelimo of Bahrain and Jordan Hasay of OR, by more than a minute according to CBS Boston . Russian-born American Tatyana McFadden, the four-time defending champion in the women's wheelchair division, finished in fourth place with a time of 1:35:05.

Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas Delivered An Inspirational Performance One Day After His Sister's Death

LeBron James paid tribute to Isaiah Thomas on Monday, offering his condolences to the grieving Boston Celtics star following the death of his sister in a vehicle crash at the weekend. It wasn't clear if he would play, but the announcement was made by the team's coach Brad Stevens on Sunday that he would. "He was incredible. He's an awesome player, unbelievable person".

Author: 0 Stan Collymore shares his opinion on Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur title race

And the United boss believes the victory proves his team would have beaten Chelsea in last month's FA Cup quarter-final tie, had Herrera not received a controversial red card in that match at Stamford Bridge. " Eric Bailly and Marcos Rojo deserve a special mention because they play absolutely every game non-stop since the injuries of Chris Smalling and Phil Jones".

Sports Liverpool's ambitions still big, but no points target, says Klopp
Author: 0 Liverpool's ambitions still big, but no points target, says Klopp

When all the first-team squad are fit and available, Liverpool possess a starting XI clearly capable of competing with their major domestic rivals. However, Klopp has swiftly shut down any hope of a clause in the deal that gives Palace an advantage in what will be a tussle to sign the 27-year-old in the summer.

Author: 0 Conte takes blame after Chelsea fall at Old Trafford

Marcus Rashford and Ander Herrera scored for the hosts (http://dailypost.ng/2017/04/16/man-utd-vs-chelsea-mourinho-blows-title-race-open/), as they cut the Blues' lead at the top to four points. Mourinho was goaded with chants of "Judas" during United's FA Cup defeat at Stamford Bridge, but he said he took no special satisfaction from getting one over on his former club.

Author: 0 Champions League is Real Madrid's competition - Bale

Isco capped a stunning individual display with a stoppage time victor as Real once again showed their spirt of champions to twice come from behind to beat Sporting Gijon 3-2. Gareth Bale could be fit after recovering from his injury, but is not likely to start on Tuesday with the game against Barcelona on Sunday to take into account.

Author: 0 Slaven Bilic: 'Arsenal deserved it' - Arsenal 3-0 West Ham United - Reaction

He missed one game against Hull, it was not that his hamstring was not okay, but that he started to feel ill in the hotel around lunchtime. The forward told the Evening Standard , "We just had to get that first goal - and once we got it people calmed down a bit and everyone was a bit more relaxed playing the football we know is why we play for this fantastic club".

Author: 0 EPL title race heats up as Chelsea loses at United

We wonder if he's particularly happy that Ander Herrera did a superb man marking job on Eden Hazard? Chelsea manager Antonio Conte sent on Cesc Fabregas for Victor Moses , with Pedro moving to wing-back, but still the league leaders toiled, Pedro twice curling shots over De Gea's bar.

Author: 0 Donald, DeLaet share RBC Heritage lead

A tie for 14th at Harbour Town a year ago served as a boost on a course DeLaet enjoys but had not previously played well. Bryan rallied from four-shots down Sunday to win his home state tournament, closing with a 4-under 67 for a one-stroke victory over Luke Donald.

Author: 0 Boston Marathon memorials are in the works

It was a victory lap of sorts for Keflezighi, 41, running in his final Boston Marathon (he says he's retiring after the New York City Marathon in November) and finishing 13th in 2:17:00 after hanging with the lead pack for 11 miles. When she got to 24 miles, she was pleasantly surprised. "I just wanted to get to the finish", she said. "It's interesting. It was a different experience than anything I've ever experienced.

Sports Arsenal fans at it again after Palace mauling
Author: 0 Arsenal fans at it again after Palace mauling

Following last night's defeat he said: "I face it in every press conference at the moment but tonight I'm not in the mood to speak about it". They won more decisive duels than us. Kroenke is also physically present for monthly board meetings and, while he regards Wenger as one of the finest coaches he has ever met across any sport, he is well aware both of the anger among fans and the team's awful recent form.

Author: 0 Durant, Warriors Pull Away To Beat Blazers In Game 1

Game 2 in the first-round series is Tuesday night in Boston. Green scored six points and had three assists after a rebound. Without naming names, a couple of Blazers looked like they were playing nervous with the ball in their hands. #2: Can Anyone Stop Kevin Durant? Durant did most of his damage in the mid-range, as he did on the play above. I hit a shot, I'm talking to them.

Sports Pochettino hails Tottenham team ethic after 'crazy' win at Swansea
Author: 0 Pochettino hails Tottenham team ethic after 'crazy' win at Swansea

However, Pochettino said it would take a dramatic shift in fortune to deny Chelsea the title. Burnley 0-2 Tottenham: Spurs march on and close gap on ChelseaWhat time does Swansea v Tottenham kick off and where can I watch it? It's not dependent on us; it's dependent on if Chelsea fail.

Sports Leonard has 32 points, Spurs rout Grizzlies 111-82 in Game 1
Author: 0 Leonard has 32 points, Spurs rout Grizzlies 111-82 in Game 1

The Spurs appear to be too deep, too efficient on offense, and too stifling on defense. With a repeat appearance in the World Series , they could be playing onto early November as happened a year ago against the Chicago Cubs. They didn't even do it by forcing turnovers , just relying on their trademark fundamentals to smother everyone not named Marc Gasol . LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard will take center stage in the National Basketball Association playoffs Monday after all the series ...

Author: 0 Kenyans shine in strong wins at Boston Marathon

If she dropped out it would validate every doubter who said women couldn't run the marathon - so she kept running, refused to quit, and told Arnie that she'd finish the race "on [her] hands and knees, if she had to". But nearly all sports were for men; women rarely participated. And for that, she has a simple answer: "I knew if I [stopped] no one would believe women could run distances and deserved to be in the Boston Marathon", she wrote on her website .

Sports Stokes, Thakur lead Rising Pune Supergiant to win
Author: 0 Stokes, Thakur lead Rising Pune Supergiant to win

Earlier, the Pune outfit got off to an ideal start with Ajinkya Rahane and Rahul Tripathi building up a solid opening partnership. Opener Rahane was bowled by leg-spinner Samuel Badree for a steady 30 runs and skipper Smith also did not go on to make a big total.

Author: 0 Coutinho defied club wishes to play v Stoke

With Coutinho having lost three kilograms in three days through illness and Firmino tired Klopp insists he had no option but to leave them on the bench at the bet365 Stadium. "It is absolutely massive". Philippe Coutinho , left, became the highest-scoring Brazilian in Premier League history against Stoke on Saturday. Between them the trio dug their manager out of a hole after he had gambled on an experimental and untested 3-5-2 formation which failed to work as Stoke dominated in the ...

Author: 0 Penguins don't intend on giving Blue Jackets any air

A few stitches later, with his right eye turning a nasty shade of purple, the defenseman made his way back into play against the Pittsburgh Penguins . Crosby played keep-away with three Blue Jackets players behind the net before passing the puck to a perfectly positioned Guentzel in front during overtime on Sunday night.

Sports Cavs escape Game 1
Author: 0 Cavs escape Game 1

James refused to acknowledge how different things would be if Miles' shot had dropped. He went for a fake to shake off Jefferson then took the shot. "We responded and gave ourselves a chance to win, but we came up short". Hopefully, this motivates the face of the franchise for the Pacers. Had the Pacers lost on Wednesday, they would've missed the playoffs. The Cavaliers beat the Pacers, 109-108, on April 15 at Quicken Loans Arena because a shot by IN guard C.J.

Sports Prem pair 'make contact' with Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Prem pair 'make contact' with Alexis Sanchez

The iconic jersey has been vacant since Memphis Depay joined Lyon in January, and while many are predicting that Antoine Griezmann will fill it this summer after his rumoured £86m move from Atletico Madrid is completed, Robson specifically named Sanchez as his choice.

Sports Ideal Picks in Round 1 and 2 for the Oakland Raiders
Author: 0 Ideal Picks in Round 1 and 2 for the Oakland Raiders

He's back and the quarterback hopes to be better than every. "Just knowing the type of player he is, he would be a good addition for us". "But at the same time we have our fans here that we need to take care of and that's really important to me, to take care of our fans here, to make sure that we enjoy our last time, whether it's two years, three years, who knows".

Sports Bomb squad creates beeping Easter egg hunt for blind kids
Author: 0 Bomb squad creates beeping Easter egg hunt for blind kids

Security concerns originally canceled Gov. Scott Walker's Easter egg hunt but the annual event went on as planned Saturday, April 15th. Thank you to all who helped make this event a success. "I'm really concerned for the Trump people, because they have failed to fill some really vital posts, and this thing is all hands on deck", said Bates.

Author: 0 Celtics beat Bucks to claim No

So as much as fourth-year coach Brad Stevens would like to pat his team on the back for claiming the Eastern Conference's top seed , the chase for an 18th banner is all the focus he needs as his team prepares to open the first round against the eighth-seeded Chicago Bulls .

Sports Wenger wants Arsenal star to take a break
Author: 0 Wenger wants Arsenal star to take a break

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil scored either side of an Alvaro Negredo equaliser on Monday as Arsenal secured a 2-1 Premier League win. Arsene Wenger had revealed to us his game plan. A foul by Adam Clayton on the edge of the area was a gift for Sanchez, the Chilean star flighted his freekick over the wall and inside the post. With just seven games remaining, Chelsea are looking to land the knockout blow as they slug it out with second-placed Tottenham in the fight for Premier ...

Author: 0 First-Time Boston Marathoners Emerge Victorious

When Russell first proposed at the finish line of the New York City Marathon and said he wanted to get married at the Boston Marathon's Heartbreak Hill, McAdams feared she might not even qualify. The winners' times are considered a world best and not a world record. Semple, incensed, ran after Switzer and tried to rip off her bib number and pull her out of the race.

Sports 121st Boston Marathon is Meb's last run, Rupp's first
Author: 0 121st Boston Marathon is Meb's last run, Rupp's first

It was 69 and warming at the halfway point in Wellesley and expected to be up to 72 degrees by the time the runners reached the finish in Boston's Back Bay. So, Boston has a fleet of plows and trucks as barricades along some of the more crowded spots. "I was really lucky to get in, I've been applying for four years now", she said.

Author: 0 Angry Gary Cahill wants Chelsea to bounce back after Manchester United defeat

April. 17: Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that his side deserved to lose their Premier League clash against Manchester United as the latter showed more desire, more ambition and more motivation. Tottenham's last FA Cup win over Chelsea came in 1982 but they beat the leaders 2-0 when the two sides met in the league at White Hart Lane in January.

Author: 0 Pained Bottas says Mercedes team orders made sense

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne believes Sebastian Vettel's Bahrain Grand Prix win is proof that the Italian constructor can take the battle to Mercedes throughout the 2017 season. Max Verstappen, who started in sixth, was running well until his Red Bull inexplicably had a brake failure shortly after the teenager had pitted on lap 12.