Vincent Kompany's first Premier League goal for 20 months prompted an outpouring of relief and frustration after two injury-ravaged seasons for the Manchester City defender. "We scored from the set-piece". City boss Pep Guardiola said, "I am very happy with the way we played". The result means that seven points now separate City from fifth place , and Guardiola acknowledged that it is another step towards their goal of qualifying for the Champions League .
However, Gold was taken aback by the manner of Palace's win over Arsenal , with the Gunners defeating West Ham 3-0 only a week ago. Some travelling fans told Wenger it was "time to go", also singing " you're not fit to wear the shirt " at the players, as Arsenal were convincingly beaten at relegation-threatened Palace.
Chelsea playmaker, Eden Hazard, has dropped a major hint he could consider leaving the club in the future, as he admitted that he has "ambitions to play other clubs". He would also meet again with his colleague at Juventus, Pogba , who can be the person who convinces Morata to sign with the English side. "He's tracked back without someone on the sidelines demanding him to do it".
Real Madrid are three points clear at the top of La Liga with a game in hand over second-placed Barcelona. Despite his vast talent, Isco has found himself used as a reserve for most of the season, starting just four of Madrid's last 12 matches and 15 in total in La Liga.
He has a triple and two RBIs on the year, but will be sidelined for the foreseeable future. It's clear that Bruce Bochy values versatility on defense, and the Giants are making sure their top prospects are comfortable fielding multiple positions.
The former Foxes star has impressed in Antonio Conte's Blues side to help the Premier League leaders to move seven points clear of their closest title rivals. "But you never know, that's what the lovely thing in the Premier League". Paul Pogba has lavished praise on his global team-mate N'Golo Kante ahead of Manchester United's match against Chelsea on Sunday, saying that the defensive midfielder's ability to run for 90 minutes is his greatest strength.
You try your best to keep your eye on guys and to keep them fresh, but honestly Steph was pretty fresh going into last season's postseason. He averaged 15.2 points, 10.4 rebounds and 3.2 assists over his 20 regular-season games in a Blazers uniform, fortifying the middle on both ends of the floor.
Spain defender Marc Bartra suffered a broken wrist and has subsequently had surgery, but no other players were hurt. "A few minutes after this attack the only question that was asked was: 'Are you ready to play?' As if we had thrown a beer on our coach".
Among those targeted was former Manchester United star Memphis Depay. Lyon, meanwhile, tweeted to confirm that their players will not return for the second half. "The players then huddled together". On Thursday fans streamed onto the pitch in Lyon's Europa League home clash with Besiktas and the start of the quarter-final first leg was delayed by 45 minutes as officials attempted to clear their Parc OL playing area of fans.
The throwing error to first base resulted in a violent collision between first baseman Rickie Weeks and Brett Gardner , who pinch-hit for Pete Kozma. Souza and Dickerson combined for two hits, a run and an RBI on Wednesday. Keeping Tampa Bay off balance with four pitches before tiring, Montgomery allowed three runs - two earned - and five hits in 4 2/3 innings with seven strikeouts and two walks.
For both sides, this was a first draw in a run of seven Premier League games also featuring one defeat and five victories. That is going to make a number of matches hard to assess and punters may wonder about the motivation of Watford at home to Swansea City and West Brom when they host Liverpool on Sunday night.
ABOUT THE BLUES: Allen was especially strong in the second and third periods of Game 1, when he stopped all 34 shots he faced as his teammates managed to get just 12 on Minnesota counterpart Devan Dubnyk . The Blues went nearly 10 minutes before their first shot on goal, shortly after Allen used a deft jab of his pad to deny Erik Haula's breakaway backhand off a turnover by rookie defenseman Jordan Schmaltz.
Ujiri has a pretty good feeling it has. "I didn't know that", Milwaukee star small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo said. It was the confidence level, the way they were scoring. Any sort of movement, screen or 2-man action is going to put DeRozan out of position. They just do not play well in series openers. "I don't think it's right; I take exception to it".
Back on the penalty kill just three seconds later, the Bruins caught a serious break and made Ottawa pay when Craig Anderson regrettably ventured out for a loose puck that was picked off by Dominic Moore , and charged towards the net before Tim Schaller swooped in and banged home a shorthanded tally for the first playoff goal of his career.
They would've won it all past year had it not been swiped away by a last minute buzzer beater on the behalf of the Villanova Wildcats. Against NBA rules, according to Hubert Davis, one of North Carolina's assistant coaches. During the second half, the Tar Heels came out strong again with a dunk by Kennedy Meeks . "You have to control your emotions and be able to play within yourself", Carolina coach Roy Williams said .
The Brazilian forward was shown a freakish yellow card in the first-half for tying his boot laces next to the ball, stopping the hosts from taking a free-kick in the process. The hosts, though, had also been robbed of a spot kick when the same thing happened at the other end of the field some 10 minutes before, with Javier Mascherano the man let off the hook.
For the best mobile experience, use the mobile web version . With Grizzlies guard Mike Conley and center Marc Gasol sidelined by injuries, Memphis played with a huge handicap in the postseason series. Saturday, April 22: San Antonio at Memphis, 8 p.m. Neither team is playing well, but we typically expect the Spurs to be at their best at playoff time .
Only when LeBron leads his team to a second consecutive National Basketball Association title or Cleveland is eliminated - whichever comes first - will he eventually resurface on social media. "We have to be very aware of him", Lue said about George. While Paul George was busy fighting for Indiana's place in the postseason, LeBron James , Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were sitting on the bench for the Cavaliers' regular-season finale and resting for the playoff spot they were guaranteed.
Cristiano Ronaldo has celebrated 100 European goals and thanks Real Madrid , his teammates and the fans for their support. "That is how ambitious he is". Real Madrid boss, Zinedine Zidane, has confessed to the press that his squad is facing a challenging moment during right now due to the team's weak defensive line .
With Carlos Martinez set to face CC Sabathia in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 8 runs, down from the original number of 8.5. "That's probably the thing that stands out as probably the thing that'll be a little awkward". WHITE SOX 2, TWINS 1 Dylan Covey allowed one run on five hits while pitching into the sixth inning of his big league debut and Matt Davidson hit a solo home run in the seventh to lift Chicago to a victory over Minnesota.
Rose said his disappointment was tempered by his happiness at seeing his Ryder Cup colleague Garcia finally win a major. He crouched in disbelief, both fists clenched and shaking, and he shouted above the loudest roar of the day. He knocked it to 7 feet and made that for a par. Garcia wasted no time wrapping up the Masters, sinking a birdie putt before crouching in disbelief while hearing chants of "Ser-gee-oh!" He went 308 PGA Tour starts before winning a major.
The Clippers are still REALLY good with Chris Paul. For the Jazz, if they're are going to win this series, they're going to need some big-time production from their franchise star . Also, I don't want to dismiss the Jazz talent advantage at the back end of the playoff rotation. JJ Redick is averaging 15.0 points per game but the Clippers' weakness is probably their lack of depth so it'll be up to Jamal Crawford , Austin Rivers and Marreese Speights to provide the scoring punch off the bench.
The drought is over but the pain continues for Sunderland , who at least had the consolation of scoring their first time since early February, as they secured a late point through substitute Fabio Borini to deny West Ham a victory which would have all-but guaranteed their continued presence in the Premier League next season.
Alonso retired in Australia and China due to unreliability, with Vandoorne registering McLaren's only 2017 race finish with 13th at last month's season opener. "I think that's definitely going to raise a lot of awareness for Formula One, because that's the headline: Formula One driver, Formula One team". Alonso had been on the first of everything until Saturday's problem.
Whilst Ilyasova was traded away just after the season began, Oladipo and Sabonis were both starters at the beginning of the campaign. The final playoff spot in the East, however, is coming down to the very final game. Senators at Bruins on Wednesday. John Wall and Brad Beal drive the Wizards, whose defence dropped off significantly in the latter stages of the season.