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Sports Eberle Named to 2017 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List
Author: 0 Eberle Named to 2017 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List

Michigan State senior center Brian Allen has been named to the Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List . Rimington is the only two-time victor of the Outland Trophy, which is given annually to the top interior offensive or defensive lineman in the country.

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Author: 0 Bungie Has "No Plans" For Destiny 2 On Nintendo Switch

On Blizzard's official website , the company shared that their focus in terms of supporting non-Blizzard games is exclusively around Destiny 2 and they now have no other short- or long-term plans to support other third-party titles on Battle.net.

Author: 0 LeBron James not interested in this reporter's question following Game 3

James exchanged words with a fan late Sunday night after the Boston Celtics stormed back from a 21-point deficit in the third quarter and shocked the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals. The Cavaliers played ugly, sloppy basketball for the majority of this game, very unlike their playoff performance this year. It's hard to be certain, but there was without a doubt something off about James' performance tonight and you do have to question his intentions.

Sports Minus Ryan Johansen, Predators find a way to beat Ducks
Author: 0 Minus Ryan Johansen, Predators find a way to beat Ducks

Things reached a critical peak when Ducks goalie John Gibson was stripped of the puck behind the net in the first period and fell awkwardly when rushing back to his net. The Ducks could use supporting offense to make that happen. Anaheim did not dress C Rickard Rakell, D Korbinian Holzer, RW Patrick Eaves, C Logan Shaw, D Shea Theodore, C Sam Carrick and G Jhonas Enroth.

Author: 0 Preds' 1st big trade of 2016 paying off for team, Johansen

In Nashville, Ryan Johansen celebrated his game-winning goal with a windmill fist pump and the Predators finished off the rest of a thrilling third period with the standing-room-only crowd on their feet anticipating history. Calle Jarnkrok sealed it with an empty-net marker at 19:00. "I feel like right now, we can do some damage", Rinne said. There's a lot of work left.

Sports Finals are 1 win away for Warriors, who have Spurs on brink
Author: 0 Finals are 1 win away for Warriors, who have Spurs on brink

For every brief Many Ginobili revival, there's been a LaMarcus Aldridge wet blanket. Additionally, it sure looked like Dewayne Dedmon attempted to injure Stephen Curry in Game 3 with a dirty shot at the star's left knee. And behind off-season star recruit Kevin Durant (33 points and 10 rebounds) and two-time MVP Steph Curry (21 points), the Warriors locked down on both sides of the ball and had a nine-point lead at the break.

Sports Don't blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot - Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Don't blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot - Arsene Wenger

Despite defeat, Everton finished seventh and will join Arsenal in the Europa League. "Some other reasons where we will talk about another day". "You have to make steps and the step is for us to be around the best teams in the world because we are at one of the best clubs in the world".

Sports India Names 15-Member Squad for Champions Trophy
Author: 0 India Names 15-Member Squad for Champions Trophy

Shami has not played an ODI since the 2015 World Cup semi-final, and now slots in as the fifth pace-bowling option behind Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav and Hardik Pandya.If the current time is talked about, Team India is considered as a very strong position at the moment.

Sports Zverev stuns Djokovic to win Italian Open
Author: 0 Zverev stuns Djokovic to win Italian Open

Novak Djokovic may have lost Sunday's Rome final, going down in straight sets to the 20-year-old wunderkind Alexander Zverev. He previously parted ways with longtime coach Marian Vajda in early May. Five years later, he dropped out of the Top 100 as he struggled with motivation and recreational drug use, according to his autobiography "Open". Additionally, Zverev did something few other players can against Djokovic: dominate the groundstroke game.

Author: 0 James Harden, Kawhi Leonard, Russell Westbrook vie for MVP

With just two games left there is not enough time for any player to sway overall opinions about what they are capable of. They opened 10-0 last season en route to their first National Basketball Association title. If they depart as free agents, the most they can receive is a four-year, $133 million offer. James has also made the second team twice and has been on the list each of the last 13 seasons.

Author: 0 Ex-MotoGP champion Hayden dies after bicycle crash

The Kentucky native won the MotoGP World Championship in 2006, just three years after breaking into the premier ranks as a 21-year-old. His last race was in Italy on May 14, when he finished in 12th position. Riding for Repsol Honda, Hayden clinched the championship in dramatic style, taking advantage of a crash from Rossi, who had an eight-point lead heading into the final race on the final day of the season.

Sports Spurs' Leonard likely out for third straight game
Author: 0 Spurs' Leonard likely out for third straight game

Per ESPN Stats & Information, the Spurs were 8.5-point underdogs against the Rockets on Thursday night, the second-largest underdog they've been in 268 playoff games under Gregg Popovich. All quotes gathered firsthand unless otherwise noted. Game 4 between the Warriors and Spurs will take place Monday night at 6p.m. PST at AT&T Center in San Antonio .

Sports Harry Kane hat-trick secures golden boot as Spurs thrash relegated Hull
Author: 0 Harry Kane hat-trick secures golden boot as Spurs thrash relegated Hull

It helps the team to play well and finish second. World record signing Paul Pogba added to youngster Josh Harrop's solo goal as Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 2-0. Kane's four strikes, which included a double-goal flourish in the last minutes of the one-sided contest, catapulted him past Romelu Lukaku, who for a long time has seemed the likeliest to grab the top marksman award.

Sports LeBron Scores 35 Points, Irving 27; Cavaliers Sweep Raptors
Author: 0 LeBron Scores 35 Points, Irving 27; Cavaliers Sweep Raptors

Ibaka's three-pointer with 4:05 left in the first quarter - Toronto's third three of the game - had the Raptors up by 11, but James responded with a three to spark a 13-2 Cavs run, and the first quarter ended all tied up at 28-28. "We knew that we had to have eyes on him at all times". Asked to compare the James he faced this year to the player he opposed last spring, Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan said he noticed a definite difference.

Sports Romanian border police say Turkey canceled Kanter's passport
Author: 0 Romanian border police say Turkey canceled Kanter's passport

Kanter said past year he had severed ties with his family and pledged allegiance to Gulen after Turkish media published a letter signed by Kanter's father, disowning his son. "And the jails are not fun, of course". Kanter lives and works in the US with a green card. He had several global trips planned this summer on his foundation's behalf, and he also likely would not be able to enter Canada without the passport - a problem considering Oklahoma City plays once each season in Toronto.

Author: 0 Maria Sharapova to not request for wildcard entry into Wimbledon

LTA chief executive Michael Downey , who is to step down this summer, said: "We have received a two-year commitment from one of the most famous athletes in the world, Maria Sharapova , to play the Aegon Classic Birmingham". The Russian also allayed fears about a thigh injury that saw her retire from this week's Rome Masters. It will be the first time Sharapova will have to qualify for an event since 2003 in Birmingham.

Author: 0 Oilers fall just short in Game 7, lose to Ducks

One stat that remained constant throughout the constant was shot attempts; Nashville took 12 more shots than Anaheim did in the first period, although the Ducks scored on their only shot. Shea Theodore carried the puck in front of his own net. Facing Anaheim in the opening round last season, Nashville took the first two games in Southern California, but needed to win a seventh game to advance.

Sports Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Scores 1st Cup Win at Talladega
Author: 0 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Scores 1st Cup Win at Talladega

Theres some notion that Sunday is a must-win race for Earnhardt, because the start to his final season has not been great. Here's how the full race field shakes out for Sunday's race at Talladega . "We've just got to try to work on that if we can". TALLADEGA , Ala. (AP) - Aric Almirola has earned the third Xfinity Series victory of his career by holding off a hard-charging pack in the closing laps at Talladega Superspeedway.

Sports Joshua: Mayweather-McGregor is Bigger With Me on Undercard
Author: 0 Joshua: Mayweather-McGregor is Bigger With Me on Undercard

When Floyd Mayweather fights, it's history. "They say I've got no chance". UFC president Dana White has said he hopes to meet with Al Haymon, Mayweather's adviser, this week to discuss terms for the bout. "My truthful answer is that I would rather see Conor defend his UFC belt and that I don't think him going to boxing makes any sense". He further stated that it is important to give the fans the fight that they want to see and if the money is right, he will pick up his gloves again.

Author: 0 Harry Kane eyes Premier League goals century by end of next season

Kane, midfielder Dele Alli and defender Kyle Walker continue to be linked with transfers, but Pochettino says the club are in control of the England internationals' futures. The 45-year-old Argentinian said he was not anxious Kane would leave in the close season as Spurs were in a position to keep the players they wanted to keep.

Sports Foobtall: Rooney may have to leave United to extend career, says Neville
Author: 0 Foobtall: Rooney may have to leave United to extend career, says Neville

Wenger told Football. London regarding Rooney potentially moving back to his former club Everton: "Why not?" History-maker Angel Gomes says that it was "a dream come true" to make his Manchester United debut on Sunday afternoon. According to a report by Transfer Market Web , the England global is likely to say goodbye to Old Trafford and make a return to his boyhood club Everton.

Author: 0 Paul Pogba Starts - Manchester United Team vs Crystal Palace Confirmed

Ajax, runner-up to Feyenoord in the Dutch league this season, is back in a European final thanks to its renowned youth program, which has for decades churned out talented stars, and the club's knack for scouting stars of the future. They lost their first two away games, against Feyenoord and Fenerbahce, needed extra time to beat Anderlecht in the quarter-finals and were given a scare by Celta Vigo in the semi-finals.

Sports Alexander Zverev shocks Novak Djokovic to claim Italian Open title
Author: 0 Alexander Zverev shocks Novak Djokovic to claim Italian Open title

The year's second grand slam, which is scheduled to begin on Sunday, will see eight-time major champion Andre Agassi debut as Djokovic's coach. All things considered, Djokovic has shown encouraging signs, yet he is also right about where he was to start the road to Roland Garros: second-favorite behind Nadal and a big question mark from match to match .

Author: 0 Defensive changes key to Chelsea success - Conte

The defender, who has become synonymous with the club in his 19-year tenure, was substituted off after 26 minutes - the same number as his jersey - in the Blues 5-1 demolition of Sunderland on Sunday. Sunderland manager David Moyes admits his side "agreed" to put the ball out of play so that John Terry could receive his guard of honour. "He's been fantastic and very important for me and the players", Conte said while Cahill called him "the best centre half in Premier League history".

Sports LEADING OFF: Astros face adversity; Giants-Cubs rematch
Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Astros face adversity; Giants-Cubs rematch

This ( Houston ) is the best team in the AL right now and there's a reason for it, and when we come in and play good ballgames I think we're going to beat a lot of people. YANKEES 3, RAYS 2 Brett Gardner hit his eighth home run, one more than this 2016 total, and CC Sabathia won consecutive starts for the first time since last June to help visiting NY and avoid a three-game sweep.

Author: 0 Barcelona train for final time before clash with Eibar

Barcelona have one more fixture to play after this weekend's concluding round of action in La Liga - a meeting with Alaves in the final of the Copa del Rey. If that's not enough, we will congratulate the champions. "It's not goodbye, but rather a "see you later". Pique spent a day in hospital and missed the 4-1 win at Las Palmas last week.

Author: 0 Celtics Thomas out for rest of playoffs

Cleveland led by 41 points at the half in Game 2, and has looked unstoppable in getting off to its 10-0 postseason start. And having his front tooth knocked out in Game 1 of the conference semifinals against Washington, forcing him to spend several more off-days in oral surgery.

Sports I've not gambled on Europa League - Mourinho
Author: 0 I've not gambled on Europa League - Mourinho

Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck has claimed that he celebrated his goal against former club Manchester United because it was "just business". Tuanzebe, 19, made his Premier League debut in the 2-0 defeat to Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.

Sports Azarenka aims to come back in time for Wimbledon
Author: 0 Azarenka aims to come back in time for Wimbledon

On Monday we heard from Azarenka again. Azarenka posted on twitter saying her training was progressing well and she felt ready to start competing sooner than planned. Due to the long absence, Azarenka's ranking has dropped but she is eligible for a protected ranking that covers long-term injury and maternity leave - as long as a player returns within a year of giving birth.

Author: 0 Knicks moving forward without Kristaps Porzingis' favorite assistant coach

Phil Jackson sent Kristaps Porzingis the basketball equivalent of a Sicilian message by declining to retain assistant coach Josh Longstaff, who was Porzingis' workout guy and confidant. Players such as Porzingis, Willy Hernangomez , Ron Baker , Chasson Randle, Mindaugas Kuzminskas and Marshall Plumlee credited Longstaff and fellow assistant Dave Bliss with helping them with individual development.

Author: 0 Calvin Johnson throws Detroit Lions under the bus

However, Johnson may not be alone on this as concussions have continued to serve as a real issue among National Football League players. When asked to explain that more , Johnson said there were few regrets. But the biggest thing I told them, concussions, they happen in football, it's part of football. Other than Barry Sanders, can you think of another Lions' player who did more for that franchise, even during the toughest times? Johnson paid back $320,000 at the time of his retirement, ...

Author: 0 Sergio Garcia has hole-in-one on island green at Sawgrass

He admits he can not hit many balls on the range and only managed nine practice holes before he played at the Masters last month. "I can't even run at the minute because if my feet hit the ground hard at all, the vibration in my rib cage sort of hurts", the two-time PGA Championship victor said of that injury on January 24, per Joel Beall of Golf Digest .

Sports Derek Jeter's number is retired at Yankee stadium
Author: 0 Derek Jeter's number is retired at Yankee stadium

The previous high for a non-game on YES viewers was 651,000 for the dedication of George Steinbrenner's plaque in Monument Park on September 20, 2010. "My dad wore number 13 when he was playing at Fisk University in Tennessee, so at any point in my sports career I tried to get the number 13", Jeter said.

Author: 0 Zidane calm with Real Madrid one point away from title

Real now look highly likely to win their first league title since the 2011/12 season, when Jose Mourinho's side beat Barcelona to the championship by a comfortable nine points. They had a penalty appeal waived away before the break when Raphael Varane handled inside his own area, but they found themselves 2-0 down three minutes after the restart via a deadly Real counter.

Author: 0 Penguins even series with 1-0 win on Kessel's goal

The Senators look to sweep the first two games of this series and head back to the Canadian capital with a comfortable 2-0 series lead but they know that after losing the opener on Saturday that the Penguins will come out with a much better effort and play with a little bit of desperation in their game, especially on home ice.

Author: 0 Zverev stuns Djokovic in Italian Open final

Djokovic added: "We are both excited about working together, but we have no long-term agreements and he is not going to be with me for the whole tournament". "It was very important for me to be able to stay this aggressive and not let him take over the game". There was also a surprise in the women's final as eighth seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine beat world number four Simona Halep of Romania in three sets to secure a WTA Tour-leading fourth title of the season.

Sports Five games that swung the title Real Madrid's way
Author: 0 Five games that swung the title Real Madrid's way

Overall, Madrid extended its all-time record for La Liga wins to 33, and this season's success checks Barcelona's recent dominance of the competition. Madrid's only wobble came in the months following the Club World Cup. Messi, the league's scoring leader with 37 goals, converted another penalty in the 75th and closed the scoring in injury time.

Sports Maria Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying tournament
Author: 0 Maria Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying tournament

Former Wimbledon champion Maria Sharapova says she will not request a wildcard into this year's championships and will attempt to qualify instead. Sharapova added: " I have already started getting treatment on the injury I sustained a few days ago in Rome, and will begin my preparation as soon I get better".