by | April 12, 2018 | 12:25

Toss in the usual excellence from captain Claude Giroux and playmaking winger Jakub Voracek and you've got the makings of a potent offense. Four minutes later Evgeni Malkin flipped a handsome wrist shot into the back of the net, as Pittsburgh bested Elliott for the third time in the first frame.

by | April 12, 2018 | 12:08

Cristiano Ronaldo and co pushed forward aggressively but a solid defensive display by Juventus kept harassing the Madrid attackers till Lucas Vazquez drew an injury-time foul in the penalty box. "VAR has to be introduced", Agnelli told Mediaset Premium . "But life goes on". As I've said, we have the technology to avoid these mistakes and I'm sure that the referee tonight will be the most disappointed person of all when he watches the footage back.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:08

For those who maybe missed it, Bobby's debut was slightly spoiled before the show when his Titantron graphics were shown on a TV at the arena earlier in the day. On a night filled with returns and new joining, Paige announced her retirement from the field of professional wrestling. Paige returned to WWE following a long absence in November 2017 when she united Mandy Rose and Sonya DeVille to form Absolution.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:06

Marcelo went for something similar at the other end on the half-hour mark when a free-kick was cleared out to him, but the Brazilian fizzed a shot inches over the crossbar. "What I did not expect is in minute one to score a goal", Zidane said. Game-changing goals in the closing stages of games tend to add a bit of tension among the written pack in the press box, with hundreds of words deleted and in need of replacements within minutes.

by | April 12, 2018 | 09:29

Most nights that would dominate the postgame discussions. Redick was molten from downtown, finishing 6 of 9 from deep for 28 points. Simmons shook off an illness that put his status for Tuesday's game in question to score 14 points, grab 10 rebounds and hand out six assists with six turnovers.

by | April 12, 2018 | 09:08

Coutinho played five out of the six games in the group stages, scoring five goals - including a magnificent hat-trick in the 7-0 win over Spartak Moscow. "He left Liverpool to go to Barcelona knowing he wasn't going to play Champions League football", he said. Roma and Liverpool are now in the semi-finals of the world's top club competition, and fans of the Merseyside club couldn't help but mention their former player following the victory by the Italians.

by | April 12, 2018 | 08:40

Kelly managed to dodge the Yankees' hitter, attempting to get two punches in with Austin's face on the ground. Austin, Kelly and Yankees third-base coach Phil Nevin were ejected. Hanley Ramirez homered in the Boston first, and J.D. Martinez hit a grand slam in the fifth. At the end of the night, he drove in four of the Yankees 10 runs.

by | April 12, 2018 | 08:18

Minnesota is in the playoffs for the first time since 2004 - ending what was the longest active drought in the National Basketball Association. Game time for Wednesday is set for 7 p.m. Nikola Jokic started the run with a three, then Jamal Murray scored seven straight to tie it and force overtime. Although Denver now has to live with the disappointment of the loss, the team's younger players will be able to learn from the experience of playing in such an important game.

by | April 12, 2018 | 08:00

Once order had been restored, Ronaldo kept his composure to rifle the 97th-minute spot-kick beyond replacement stopper Wojciech Szczesny to send Real, Champions League winners in three out of the last four years, to the semi-finals. Mario Mandzukic became the first player to score two first-half away goals at the Estadio Bernabeu in a Champions League match, after he opened the scoring early on then grabbed another just before the break.

by | April 12, 2018 | 07:57

Per the UEFA report , Liverpool were charged for setting off fireworks and throwing objects after the first leg as well. I can't find a specific reason for it, it just happened. It's different when Gabriel Jesus's goal at Anfield is offside. It's a penalty from Robertson on Raheem Sterling right in front of the fourth official.

by | April 12, 2018 | 07:48

The Bears had until Wednesday afternoon to decide on whether to keep their 2016 receiving leader, who missed all of last season with a major knee injury. The team's medical staff presumably gave the front office a positive report on the wideout's rehab progress after he visited New Orleans in late March.

by | April 12, 2018 | 07:40

In the twilight of his career, it's undoubtedly cool for him to hear an MVP like Westbrook give him a shoutout for his leadership and teamwork. On Wednesday, as Westbrook addressed the crowd after averaging a triple-double for the second straight year, Collison received a shoutout from his mercurial teammate.

by | April 12, 2018 | 07:33

The league's newest club did start to cool off to as the post-season approached, though, and they could be starting to slide at the worst possible time . How They Lose: The hockey gods get to the end of the fairytale book they've been writing? Beyond that Los Angeles has something else the Golden Knights simply can't have, and that's recent playoff experience.

by | April 12, 2018 | 06:20

Uefa opened an investigation after PSG stunned the world by smashing the transfer world record to recruit Neymar from Barcelona for £200m and sign Mbappé on a highly-controversial £167m loan-to-buy deal from Monaco last summer. The Parisien club have been desperate to balance the books in order to fall in line with FFP regulations. Back then Uefa deemed PSG had artificially inflated their income using a sponsorship deal with another Qatari state-owned enterprise, the Qatar Tourism ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 06:06

In a physical first half Bayern , fresh from securing the Bundesliga title last weekend, were by far the more unsafe team with Robert Lewandowski and Franck Ribery coming close. "But if you look at the club's record in the Champions League you'll see no-one has achieved what we have", the Frenchman added. "Winning the league makes me more excited, it's the most hard competition and I also think it's what the players want".

by | April 12, 2018 | 04:38

The rain gods, however, had some other plans. Rajasthan Royals will get back to the form after a heavy loss in the previous match. Chasing a revised target of 71 after Royals had made 153/5 in 17.5 overs before the rain, Delhi could only managed 60/4 in reply.

by | April 12, 2018 | 03:21

Prime Minister Theresa May held phone conversations Tuesday discussing how the West should act in order to reinforce an global prohibition against chemical warfare. But Israeli officials said the Tiyas, or T-4, air base was being used by troops from Iran and that Israel would not accept such a presence in Syria of its arch foe.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:52

The fight happened during the Rockies and Padres game when Nolan Arenado was up at bat and Padres pitcher Luis Perdomo threw a ball behind him. I've been covering Arenado since his debut in 2013 and have never seen him as heated as he was in reaction to the pitch, immediately spiking his helmet and charging the mound.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:45

We were not compact enough and too many second balls went to City. Roma's Edin Dzeko , Aleksandar Kolarov and team mates celebrate after the Champions League Quarter Final match at Stadio Olympio in Rome . "It is a painful defeat it is true". In the same time, we pretty much didn't win anything as a club. "We still have important objectives ahead of us, but to win any trophy is hard", Valverde said.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:43

Gianluigi Buffon has slammed referee Michael Oliver for awarding Real Madrid a last-gasp penalty, saying "he has a rubbish bin instead of a heart". I could've told the referee anything at that moment, but he had to understand the degree of the disaster he was creating. He told Mediaset Premium: "I see a series of countries that implemented VAR and I saw incidents that went against Italian clubs recently, such as the foul on Cuadrado, AC Milan at Arsenal and Juve tonight, proving we ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:33

The athletes have not breached any visa rules yet, as their visas do not expire until May 15, but the matter has been reported to Australian police. Commonwealth Games Federation chief executive David Grevemberg said it was disappointing the athletes didn't show up when they were scheduled to compete.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:30

Kane himself had made it clear what had transpired just after the match with him stating the following. "I still believe I can", Kane said. "If they (the Premier League ) turn it around, they turn it around". "Kane now has 25 Premier League goals in 2017/18". The dubious touch has now taken Kane's league total this season to 25 and it's seemingly not gone down at all well on Merseyside.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:32

No Houston Texans , New England Patriots or Baltimore Ravens on the schedule. Times and dates of the first two games to be announced at a later date. The Patriots and Giants began meeting annually in 2005 and have alternated hosting the preseason finale since then. First things first: the Panthers will get to play against some familiar faces up in Carolina North.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:28

This is why we were all in front of our television sets all afternoon and into the early evening. Should he win on Sunday he will join Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods , Ben Hogan, Gary Player and Gene Sarazen as the only players to win the career grand slam in the modern era.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:16

The banned trio have all accepted the sanctions ordered by their cricket board and have made a decision to not challenge the verdicts. National selector Trevor Hohns said: "This period is set to include a significant amount of limited-overs cricket, including the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in England and Wales", per BBC Sport .