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Game One between the Capitals and Penguins will be played Thursday night

Alex Ovechkin was the hero of the day, bagging two goals. But the Capitals increased the lead to 5-2 after goals from Devante Smith-Pelly and Chandler Stephenson . "We were scoring at will". "At times, we didn't get a big save". But his confidence was misplaced as Washington connected six times on 28 shots to win the game 6-3.

Russell Westbrook Suspended? NBA Reviewing Thunder-Jazz Altercation Before Game 5

Now, they'll have their MVP available to play with their season on the line. Crowder took exception, and when Steven Adams and Carmelo Anthony got in his face, Crowder hit Adams in the face with an elbow - earning his second technical of the game and an ejection .

Kalidou Koulibaly's late header seals victory for Napoli over Juventus

The game appeared to be petering out into a draw that would have suited Juventus until Lorenzo Insigne's shot was turned around the post by Buffon for the decisive corner. Juventus confirm that veteran centre-back Giorgio Chiellini has suffered a knee injury that could leave the defender out of some key clashes at the close of the season.

Mets send Harvey to bullpen

His future is still in his own hands and it's up to him if he will soon land back in the New York Mets starting rotation. If there was any bright spot of this start, it was Harvey retiring 11 of the final 12 batters he faced before being replaced by Jerry Blevins in the seventh inning.

Thunder Drop Game 2 to Jazz in Playoff Series

But it wasn't enough to stop a convincing victory for Utah who eventually defeated the Thunder 115-102. "I'm gonna shut that s*** off next game, though". Donovan's not wrong about Adams' tendencies. When Utah pulls those Euro-fouls, the Thunder lose that effect. Mitchell, for his part, impressed again with 22 points, though he turned it over five times to go with just two assists.

Flyers Force Game 6 After 4-2 Win over Sidney Crosby, Penguins

In fact, it was Couturier's go-ahead goal with 1:15 remaining in the game that ended up being the difference maker for Philadelphia before Matt Read sealed the deal with 18 seconds remaining with another score. The first four games were blowouts on the scoreboard if not always on the ice, three of them ending with the Flyers skating off the ice wondering what they needed to do to keep pace with cross-state rivals.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte makes revelation about Man Utd counterpart Jose Mourinho

We are in the FA Cup final, I have a World Cup to come. The rumour mill surrounding Anthony Martial shows no sign of calming down with the Sunday Times reporting that United gaffer Jose Mourinho "is prepared to sanction a summer sale" if the France global decides he wants to quit Old Trafford.

Bruins C Bergeron a game-time decision for Game 5

Bergeron was a last-minute scratch from the B's 3-1 Game 4 victory over the Maple Leafs in Toronto on Thursday night with an upper-body injury. The Bruins won 3-1 in Toronto to take a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven first-round series. He's one of the best goalies in the world and he gives us an opportunity to win every night. So now, as the Leafs try to avoid elimination with their top line of Auston Matthews , William Nylander and Zach Hyman spinning its wheels, Kadri has to make amends ...

Champion Manchester City players dominate PFA Team of the Year

There are a lot of things that are right. The Swans contacted the Premier League about giving Manchester City a guard of honour and have since been granted permission to do so. "If we want to be realistic with five games to go, it's not simple to reduce the gap, but we must have the will to fight, the desire to take this target", he said.

National Hockey League playoffs: Expansion Golden Knights sweep Kings to advance to 2nd round

His 63 starts this season was the third highest of his career. Fleury is no stranger to the playoffs. Game 4 was Fleury's 66th win in the postseason, which pushed him past Dominik Hasek for 11th on the all-time list. Despite only having six goals through two games, Vegas has benefitted from balanced scoring. Tuesday's effort was Fleury's 12th career postseason shutout, tied with Terry Sawchuk for 10th-most in National Hockey League history."You guys remind us or tell us about those ...

Have Mercy! John Stamos is officially a father

Stamos, of course, famously played Uncle Jesse on " Full House " and has since reprised the role on the Netflix revival, "Fuller House", which was recently renewed for a fourth season. "I asked...she said yes!" Luckily for him, it hadn't, and previous year, when his fiance told him she was pregnant, he responded with a priceless reaction, and she feels confident he's ready to be a great dad.

Pogba & Sanchez places under threat for semi-final as Mourinho promises changes

I only know one criteria. However, both underperformed against West Brom , with Pogba being hauled off after 57 minutes. Some of the guys that played today, they don't have a place in that team. This is the only way I can select players. 'Or do you want me to go for the price they cost, or their salary, or their attractive face? "The only way is to go with performance".

Memorial held for Williamston HS basketball coach

But later on, I'd know everyone has a bad game, you just have to get over it. ... Dan Klein alleges the coaches said they'd instruct a player to strike his daughter in the head with a baseball during practice, Foster's Daily Democrat reported.

Manchester City boss Guardiola to shun Manchester United game to play golf

Jose Mourinho has hit out at Manchester United's critics once again, claiming there is "always a but" when it comes to the success of a side that have tasted victory over every Premier League rival this season . That's Liverpooling more than Liverpool have ever Liverpooled this season . "Probably because I won eight championships I was not on the moon with the victory against them because that doesn't make me feel super-happy".

Champions League 2017/18: Who are favourites to win it?

Teams drawn first will play the first leg at home while teams drawn second will have the minor advantage of having the second leg in front of their own fans. The draw for the next fixtures takes place on Friday, April 13 and we can't wait for the clashes which turn up. The UEFA website will also broadcast a live stream of the draw.

Kathua rape case: Lawyers protest against filing of charge-sheets, call bandh

Just six days later, on January 17, the child's body was recovered from the Rassana forest. After few hours, she realized that one of her family's pony is missing. Ram organised a rally under the banner of "Hindu Ekta Manch", a right-wing group, after the policemen were arrested. He told that the Bar is already on strike against the investigation of the case by the Crime Branch which strongly favors a CBI inquiry into the occurrence and the incident.

Cyclist dies during famous Paris-Roubaix one-day classic

Race footage showed Goolaerts being given CPR after crashing during the 257km one-day classic. World champion Peter Sagan was this year's victor. "It is with unthinkable sadness which we've to communicate the death of our rider and friend Michael Goolaerts ".

Valverde: Messi Is The Best

The day kicked off with second half goals from Victor Laguardia and Munir El Hadaddi, giving Alaves a 2-0 win over Getafe. Rakitic has been able to adapt to a holding midfield role when usual anchor Sergio Busquets has been absent, while Sergi Roberto has proved as comfortable at right back as in midfield.

Germany edge in front ahead of Nadal-Zverev clash in Valencia

Spain and Germany's tie was the only to go the distance, largely due to the surprising doubles win for Jan-Lennard Struff and Tim Puetz over Feliciano Lopez and Mark Lopez. "18 months ago, he was playing for the first time, and now he is our leader on and off the court", captain Noah said of Pouille. "I have always had great experiences in the Davis Cup and this is another opportunity".

Paul Merson states his prediction for Chelsea FC v West Ham

This undefeated chain remains intact today, but it hasn't helped the Blues. West Ham , meanwhile, moved six points clear. Cesar Azpilicueta had given Chelsea the lead in he first half, attacking a loose ball in the six yard box with the help of some bad defending on West Ham's part.

Minnesota Timberwolves at Denver Nuggets Free Preview 04/05/18

Hawks 103, Wizards 97: Tyler Dorsey scored a career-high 22 points, and Taurean Prince made big plays down the stretch as Atlanta beat playoff-bound Washington. They responded to an electric Target Center atmosphere Sunday in Utah with a lackluster effort resulting in a 24-point blowout defeat. Jeff Teague (Day To Day - Knee): The Timberwolves have listed Teague as probable for Friday's game (Apr.

Modi slams Opposition, exhorts party workers on BJP's 38th foundation day

The second leg of Budget session, which resumed on March 5 and concluded on Friday, was a totalwash-out. He added: "They can not imagine that when we got the opportunity to elect a President on our own strength, we elected a person belonging to the Dalit community".

Bayern wins record-extending 6th straight Bundesliga title

But there were none of the customary beer showers. Bayern had been in complete control at the top even before the turn of the year and have gone on to win the title at a canter. Jerome Boateng's untimely slip enabled Sergio Cordova to pounce, and, although the winger's effort was saved by Ulreich, the ball rebounded back in off the unfortunate Sule.

Dana White: Warrant Out For Conor McGregor's Arrest

Dana White also added during the press conference that he expects McGregor to return to the Octagon later in 2018. UFC president Dana White told TMZ Sports that there is already a warrant out for McGregor, but that has proven to be false through several other reports .

Alexandre Lacazette Ready To Start Vs CSKA Moscow

We are backing an Arsenal win as our prediction in this game. Nevertheless, Sportsmail understands Wenger is considering recalling recognised No 1 Cech for the crucial quarter-final first-leg. He got the winning goal against Olympique Lyonnais in the last round of the competition, and also hit the victor against Rostov to secure all three points in their previous Russian Premier League clash.

Guardiola: Man City will attack Liverpool during first leg

That's how we feel as well. "I think City will be more reserved and compact as last time Liverpool cut through the middle of them, so they'll want to force them out wide". Speaking to the press ahead of the game, De Bruyne hailed Silva's quality and says he is a player capable of giving City an edge over their opponents.

Michigan Basketball: 3 takeaways from win over Loyola

Still, this team will be remembered as one of only four No. 11 seeds to advance to the national semifinal, joining LSU (1986), George Mason (2006) and VCU (2011) in the updated answer to the trivia question "Who are the lowest-seeded teams to make the Final Four?" MI forward Moritz Wagner (13) high fives MI guard Charles Matthews (1) after a three.

Solarte homers, Pillar steals home, Toronto tops Yankees 5-3

Drury connected off right-hander Marcus Stroman, who allowed four runs and three hits in five innings. New manager Aaron Boone said he will stick with Betances, who has allowed runs in both appearances this season after struggling last September.

Trump administration to hold more pregnant women in ICE detention

His administration is so dedicated to changing the way the US handles immigration that it plans to require immigrants applying to come to the country to submit five years' worth of social media history, it announced on Thursday, according to CNN .

Man United ease past Swansea City as Liverpool fight back to win

Mourinho has been criticized all season long for not allowing his attacking players to truly thrive. The United boss had accused his players of lacking "personality, class and desire" on that occasion. Alexis Sanchez teed up the Belgium worldwide, who saw his shot deflect past a helpless Lukasz Fabianski in the Swansea goal. "I think, first of all, credit to Carlos because he improved the team at half-time".

Australian rugby sevens captain suffers fractured skull after punch

A 22-year-old British man has been charged over the alleged "one-punch" assault by South Wales Police, the organisation said. "When he (Stannard) fell to the ground he's done some damage to the side of his head", Insp Egbers told reporters in Maroubra on Friday.

UConn Huskies Enter Columbus As Big Favorites In Final Four

A year ago, the University of CT women's basketball team lost a heartbreaker at the buzzer in overtime to Mississippi State in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament and UConn coach Geno Auriemma smiled. But they kept clawing back - and throughout the game, it seemed like they were only one basket from pulling away until Notre Dame went up by five with less than a minute remaining in overtime and they ran out of miracle shots.

Arturo Vidal on Mourinho's radar with United ready to offer €50m

Jose Mourinho is likely to prioritize his midfield during the summer transfer window as Michael Carrick is set to retire while the futures of Ander Herrera and Maroune Fellaini are up in the air and Vidal is one of the men whom he is looking to sign.

Australian cricketer David Warner steps down as captain of IPL side

The fall-out from the scandal continues and Smith had already been replaced as captain of his IPL franchise, the Rajasthan Royals. It comes after Warner was sent home from Australia's tour of South Africa for his role in the ball-tampering scandal that has engulfed the Baggy Greens.

LiAngelo Ball declares for National Basketball Association draft

Ball averaged 15.7 points in nine games with Vytautas Prienu , but most experts agree he faces an uphill battle to be one of the players selected in the two rounds of the National Basketball Association draft in June. His father pulled him from UCLA due to his disagreement over the length of the suspension he would of have been receiving for the incident. Just today (March 27), he scored 72 points in a BBB challenge game which is not associated with the LKL (Lietuvos Krepsinio Lyga) as ...

Odell Beckham Jr. considering holdout?

Giants owner John Mara did not rule out the possibility of Beckham Jr being involved in a trade and admitted he "wouldn't say anyone is untouchable". Who knows how that video appeared? I felt like I got to know him a little better. While the 25-year-old's antics are well documented-on Monday, as reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL .com, he claimed that he would not play this season unless a contract extension is agreed-his talent remains unquestionable.

Gareth Bale hands Man Utd huge blow with China transfer admission

Giggs saw his managing career finally commence with a 6-0 drubbing (largely due to a Bale hat trick) of China in an worldwide friendly. Gareth Bale is determined not to give up on his World Cup dream, despite missing out on the finals in Russian Federation this summer.

Yankees say Greg Bird has inflammation in foot

On Saturday afternoon, Greg Bird was scheduled to be in the lineup for the New York Yankees as they took on the Atlanta Braves in a split squad game in Kissimmee Florida. Offering pop from both sides of the plate, Walker won't produce the way the Yankees believe Bird can, but he won't be an easy out in a stacked lineup, either.

Michigan's Moe Wagner after Final Four berth: 'I love this group'

TBS reporter Dana Jacobson asked head coach Leonard Hamilton about the decision and awkwardly dismissed the question . Phil Cofer's 16 points led Florida State with PJ Savoy's 12 the only other double figure totals as the Seminoles did stay close with 18-of-20 free throw shooting.

Real Madrid shock as Neymar refuses to rule out Manchester City transfer

Neymar has been frequently linked with a move to Madrid since he joined PSG From Barca in a world record €222 million deal last summer. His form has come under question from sections of the Madrid support, with the 21-year-old falling short of expectations since arriving at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.

Fans Rejoice As Daniel Bryan Cleared To Return To The Ring

United States championship match segment: It was announced earlier that Randy Orton would defend the title against Jinder Mahal and Bobby Roode at WrestleMania . Shinsuke Nakamura def. Rusev (with Aiden English) by roll-up. And what plans does Carmella have for the Money In The Bank title shot she has held since June previous year? So as of right now I'm not nervous, I'm not afraid, I am really just excited.

Peter Thiel invests in new pro football league

The locations of the franchises are scheduled to be announced in the next three months. Part of the announcement also included plans for Dick Ebersol to serve on the league's board of director's, officially putting the family in direct competition with McMahon.

Ashraf Sehrai replaces Geelani as Hurriyat chief

He has rarely been allowed to move out of his house in uptowan Hyderpora locality that remains under round-the-clock security vigil. TeH, virtually a breakaway wing of the duo's parent organization Jamaat-e-Islamic, is the dominant constituent of the Hurriyat Conference faction led by octogenarian leader (Geelani).

Rwanda: Kigali to Host 8th FIFA Council Meeting

According to the Phoenix Business Journal , Phoenix is not among the 23 cities announced Thursday for the North American World Cup bid. "It's an essential, important and historic decision, based on the meeting of Ifab two weeks back". "The FIFA World Cup 2026 is a national priority for our Government and that is why it has guaranteed the required investment in our exciting and innovative stadium plans".

Former Arsenal midfielder tells Paul Pogba to sort his attitude out

Attentions are now inevitably going to begin to turn towards the summer transfer window and the players Mourinho could look to strengthen his squad with. Meanwhile, Manchester United are now preparing for their FA Cup quarter-final clash against Brighton and Hove Albion at Old Trafford on Saturday night.

Two youngsters to battle for Indian Wells crown

Osaka is now ranked 44th in the world, but her forthcoming appearance in the Indian Wells final (opposite fellow 20-year-old Daria Kasatkina ) will give her ranking the boost it needs to ensure that she'll be seeded at this year's Slams.

Palace improve survival hopes, West Brom facing relegation, Everton win

This was particularly harsh, we didn't make many errors in the whole game but unfortunately we've lost. Bournemouth came from behind to beat West Bromwich Albion and all but secure a fourth successive season in the Premier League . It has won just one of their 17 league matches under Alan Pardew and lie nine points from safety with only seven matches left. "Tough for us today [and] tough for my players in particular because in terms of the game plan and delivering it, I couldn't ...

Eriksen Scores Brace As Spurs Reach Semi Finals

Spurs are without a title of any kind since they won the League Cup in 2008, although Pochettino has taken them to a runners-up finish in the Premier League . Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino: "Every game has been tough, just look at Newport and Rochdale, we needed replays to go through". Christian Eriksen opened the scoring in the 11 minute when he rifled a shot past Kristoffer Nordfeldt, having been offered the space by the opposition defenders.

Former Stoke boss Hughes in talks to become next Southampton manager

Pellegrino is the fourth Manager to handle Southampton in five years, having taken over from Claude Puel . Pellegrino did lead Southampton into the FA Cup quarter-finals, where they will play third-tier Wigan Athletic on Sunday, but the priority for whoever takes over for the rest of the season will be to preserve their top-flight status.

No excuses for Champions League exit, says Man United's Matic

The Red Devils were booed off the field by those still inside Old Trafford , but Mourinho remained philosophical on a bad night. "We had a big game. against Liverpool and we came with high confidence to play this game, but Sevilla were better than us, so they deserved it".