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Author: 0 Oilers Win Game 2, Take a Stranglehold on the Series

Pittsburgh leads the best-of-seven second-round series 1-0. Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid , left; Leon Draisaitl , of Germany; and Matthew Benning, right, celebrate after overtime of Game 5 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Thursday, April 20, 201.

Sports Grueling season taking its toll on injury-hit Man United
Author: 0 Grueling season taking its toll on injury-hit Man United

Manchester City, meanwhile, head into the game on the back of their disappointing 2-1 loss to Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-finals on Sunday afternoon at Wembley. So far, it's Guardiola 1, Mourinho 1. In the build up to this encounter, Mourinho said City would not be "stupid" that his team would be less without Ibrahimovic, Pogba and Rojo.

Sports Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win
Author: 0 Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win

Durant returned to action a little over a week ago after missing 19 games with a knee injury. But Golden State had the game's two most productive frontcourt players, with Draymond Green complementing Durant with a brilliant all-around performance that featured 19 points, 12 rebounds, nine assists, five blocked shots and three steals.

Sports National Football League draft: 6 best available options for the Bills in Round 2
Author: 0 National Football League draft: 6 best available options for the Bills in Round 2

The 5-11 corner had 34 pass breakups at LSU, which ranks fifth all time for the Tigers. "He's not flashy, he's not sexy, but he's solid", said NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock. The Bills acknowledged what everyone knew - that this was a deep draft for defensive talent. More a physical technician than size-skill dominator, it's certainly possible White's game struggles to translate.

Sports Bulls' Rajon Rondo a 'long shot' to return from thumb injury
Author: 0 Bulls' Rajon Rondo a 'long shot' to return from thumb injury

Even with Conley and Gasol a combined 2 of 10 in the first quarter, the Grizzlies trailed only 24-22 after Conley knocked down a 3 at the end of the quarter for his first bucket of the game. Kelly Olynyk added a playoff career-high 16 points off the bench. He's getting destroyed inside by Robin Lopez, so he expanded to 3-point range and knocked down shots.

Sports Pittsburgh Steelers select Cam Sutton with 94th overall pick
Author: 0 Pittsburgh Steelers select Cam Sutton with 94th overall pick

How they finish Day 3 will still impact their 2017 season, but the way it's flowing right now, they're headed for another impressive day of draft picks. "He's a game-changer. That's how I want to be viewed". He made a ton of money in Indy. That's mostly because they've been old at the position , but I'm convinced it doesn't hurt that Pittsburgh always rallies around a good linebacker.

Sports Tampa Bay Buccaneers pick Penn State receiver Chris Godwin in third round
Author: 0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers pick Penn State receiver Chris Godwin in third round

It's no secret to Penn State fans what Godwin can do as a receiver - namely everything - but he wasn't getting a ton of draft attention as last season went along. He specialized in the acrobatic catch, including a spinning 72-yard touchdown against Southern California in the Rose Bowl. It snapped a three-year streak of a Penn State player being drafted in the second round.

Sports Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft
Author: 0 Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft

McKinley also had a groin injury that kept him from playing at 100 percent last season, and he also missed part of the draft process with a torn right labrum. Leonard Fournette and Christian McCaffrey could come off the board in front of Buffalo, which would be a relative rarity. Mayock had him going in the second and he went in the middle of the first.

Sports 'Not about that life?' Marcus Smart responded to Jimmy Butler's comments
Author: 0 'Not about that life?' Marcus Smart responded to Jimmy Butler's comments

And you heard him, he said, 'I don't think Marcus Smart's about that life?' Last time I checked, if you're going to say somebody ain't about that life, you should know, right? Though he sometimes let his emotions get the best of him, Smart said he'd be on his best behavior and promises to keep his cool (as much as someone like Marcus Smart can) in Game 5.

Sports Hazard & Costa Restore Chelsea's Seven-Point Lead At The Top
Author: 0 Hazard & Costa Restore Chelsea's Seven-Point Lead At The Top

Tottenham Hotspur must learn to "get over the finish line", striker Harry Kane has said after the club failed to convert a dominant performance into a victory against Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-final. "But, for us, I repeat: this season is very important because we are trying to build something important for the present, to put the foundations down and be strong, stronger for the future".

Sports Zinedine Zidane says missed chances cost Real Madrid against Barcelona
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane says missed chances cost Real Madrid against Barcelona

The best in the world, winning the biggest game in Spain, with a sparkling call from Ray Hudson for BeIN Sports. And without him able to make a difference, Barcelona were able to revive what had looked a moribund title race. The only two official Barca goal-scoring records he is yet to break are Joan Gamper's record for most goals scored in one game (9) and Pedro's fastest hat trick (9 minutes).

Sports Slaven Bilic: 'West Ham United players have more confidence'
Author: 0 Slaven Bilic: 'West Ham United players have more confidence'

West Ham are clear favourites to secure a summer deal for Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge with the Irons just 2/1 to sign the striker, according to Ladbrokes. However, question marks over Randolph's own form has seen their roles reversed once more with Adrian starting against Everton on April 22nd in his first Premier League match since 1-1 draw against Stoke back in early November.

Sports Ding Junhui in control against Ronnie O'Sullivan at the Crucible
Author: 0 Ding Junhui in control against Ronnie O'Sullivan at the Crucible

O'Sullivan related the match to their famous Masters final in 2007, when a crestfallen and well-beaten Ding was left in tears after struggling with the rowdy crowd. It has been suggested O'Sullivan spurned the opportunity of a 147 due to the low prize money on offer, just £15,000 compared to £165,000 when he scored a maximum in a record five minutes and 20 seconds.

Sports Young cancer survivor gets his wish at National Football League draft
Author: 0 Young cancer survivor gets his wish at National Football League draft

He also turned in a solid effort at the NFL Combine - his 4.68-second 40-yard dash ranked in the 83rd percentile and his 124-inch broad jump ranked in the 91st percentile among players at his position, per Mock Draftable . "Several people were calling", Newsome said. Williams said when he met with Newsome and the Ravens he was "accountable and ... responsible for everything I have been through" about his past.

Sports Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jays
Author: 0 Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jays

Louis in the position to tie the game in the ninth. It was a relatively comfortable extra inning experience except for that irrational, inescapable fan brain that told you the Cardinals would screw it all up and the Blue Jays would hit a bunt single that became a comedy of errors as the runner made it to home entirely based off errant throws.

Sports Yankees OF Aaron Judge crushes 10th home run in month of April
Author: 0 Yankees OF Aaron Judge crushes 10th home run in month of April

It was the largest comeback since the Padres erased a 10-run deficit in a 16-13 win over the Mariners last season. The offense does hit plenty of home runs, too, if dingers are your thing, which reminds me - you should also follow Sung Min Kim on Twitter , on the off-chance that Hyun Soo Kim goes deep (or just because he's a great follow).

Sports Bayern sign Coman from Juventus on permanent deal
Author: 0 Bayern sign Coman from Juventus on permanent deal

Coman, 20, who is in the second season of a two-year loan spell at the Allianz Arena, will put pen to paper on deal that keeps him at the Bavarian club until 2020. "I feel great here, my kids are here in Munich so this is flawless". The Brazilian is believed to be on Mauricio Pochettino's wishlist, and Bayern could be more willing to sell him now Coman's future has been secured.

Sports JuJu Smith-Schuster selected by Pittsburgh Steelers with No. 62 pick
Author: 0 JuJu Smith-Schuster selected by Pittsburgh Steelers with No. 62 pick

Smith-Schuster ended as USC's No. 4 career pass catcher with 213 receptions for 3,092 yards and 25 TDs, including a team-best 70 grabs with 10 scores last season. Smith-Schuster is the 15th receiver they have taken in the past 13 drafts. Friday night, it was Martavis Bryant , you may remember him as well, taking a shot at - wait for it - Sammie Coates , a teammate.

Author: 0 Joshua at his heaviest for Klitschko clash

Was very sad every day for nearly 2 years. " I think it's the fear of losing, that's why you want to perform ", Mirror .uk quoted the Nigerian-born British boxer as saying. "I just want to represent myself the best way because I know behind me are a million people that walk the same path as me and come from the same background".

Sports Vardy on target as Leicester beat West Brom 1-0
Author: 0 Vardy on target as Leicester beat West Brom 1-0

The Baggies remain eighth but their advantage over Southampton is a narrow one, so while a top-half finish remains very much within sight, two games against Man City and one against Chelsea suggests they will continue to fall having produced such an impressive first half of the season.

Author: 0 Andy Murray looses to Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals

Nadal converted a break point in each set to secure his seventh straight clay-court victory. Fourth seed Dominic Thiem stands between Murray and a place in the final after the Austrian beat Japan's Yuichi Sugita 6-1 6-2. That loss prompted Murray to enter Barcelona to whip up some form for the French Open following a right elbow injury. He will face the victor of the match between Russia's Karen Khachanov or Argentine Horacio Zeballos .

Author: 0 Thomas to head to sister's funeral after Game 6 vs Bulls

He also turned the team into a soap opera in the middle of the season, and his presence as the starting point guard blocked Chicago from developing anyone for the future. Having elements that work is not the same as having a roster that makes sense. An Achilles injury that sidelined Bradley for an extended stretch might conspire against him in this year's award balloting.

Sports 16 players could leave after relegation from Premier League
Author: 0 16 players could leave after relegation from Premier League

Moyes was named as his replacement a day later but, in now well-known comments, told the fans to expect a relegation battle after just two games of the season. "We are obviously distraught and it's not a nice feeling". But action resumes on the field tomorrow with some mid-table affairs and other clubs still sweating about their Premier League futures.

Author: 0 Ricciardo fifth, Vettel on pole in Russia

Hamilton was almost 0.4secs down on his team-mate while less than 0.1secs separated Vettel , Raikkonen and Bottas. Vettel secures his 47th pole of his career and first of a campaign in which he has already claimed two race wins. "Bit of a hard day for us", said Hamilton . As we saw yesterday, it looks like being a two-horse race here, with the Red Bulls for a while on their own before first Williams' Lance Stroll split Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo, and then team mate Felipe ...

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