by | May 17, 2018 | 17:12

However, while his unlikely odds of overall victory get longer by the day, Bennett's prospects of a top 10 - or top five - finish continue to improve, with several of his general classification rivals suffering worse fates on the frenetic finish to a fast-paced stage.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:59

This was the final chance to cut the cloth clean". Carrick said: "I will support as best I can". "A couple of years ago I thought maybe it would be a good thing to spend time with the family, but then it's about timing and opportunities", he added.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:58

Pirelli brought in thinner tyres for the GP as they were anxious the heat in Barcelona could cause problems with the thicker variant teams had been using. Behind him, neither Sauber's Charles Leclerc nor Williams driver Robert Kubica improved in the afternoon, ending the day separated by 0.260s using hypersofts in seventh and eighth respectively.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:55

The hurricane's devastation last August included much of the Houston area, and Gilstrap-Portley claimed to have been displaced by it, along with some relatives. So much for that. The school's principal says Gilstrap-Portley was a member of the basketball team. "I don't know what, how the school let this slip through the cracks".

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:55

Messi, who is now in South Africa to face Premiership Champions Mamelodi Sundowns, played for four seasons with Neymar at Barca. In an interview with TyC Sports , Messi said: "It would be awful [if Neymar moved to Madrid] because of everything he means to Barcelona".

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:27

The series continues at T-Mobile Arena on Friday before a fifth game is played in Winnipeg on Sunday afternoon. The Jets had never reached the second round before their current run. The Golden Knights crowd chanted their goalie's name over and over. Marchessault scored an empty-netter with seconds left to seal the victory. The Golden Knights have still not announced what injury kept winger David Perron out of Game 2 against the Jets on Monday, but it does appear he at least has a chance to ...

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:25

The France global helped Atletico win the Europa League last night, netting twice in a 3-0 win against Marseille. "I owe a lot to Simeone and my team mates". The irrepressible Griezmann started and finished the move for his second, four minutes into the second half. He celebrated both goals with an energetic celebratory dance from popular video game Fortnite.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:20

Harden is considered a near-lock to win his first MVP award, after finishing as runner-up in 2015 and 2017. The final three are James harden of the Houston Rockets , LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans .

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:19

His 42 points marked his fifth 40-point game of these playoffs. "I just looked at it, Al is a defenseless person", Smart said. "I blatantly pushed him". He (James) is one of best players of all time. The Cavaliers said James had a neck sprain. On the night, Baynes finished with nine points and six rebounds in an extremely important 17 minutes of court time.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:18

Christie posted to Twitter on Monday: This is "a great day for the rights of states and their people to make their own decisions ". It has been "dormant" since 2013, waiting for the possibility that sports betting could be legal in NY. FM 104.7, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper says society has become less restrictive and 'looser, ' paving the way for recreational marijuana and now potentially sports gambling to be an everyday part of life.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:16

Juve and Italy great Buffon is expected to reveal his future plans on Thursday amid speculation the 40-year-old goalkeeper and 176-cap global will retire. 'I can not thank the president for his kind words. "I'm convinced that Juventus needs to plan for the future and, as someone who has spent many years as a player and several as club captain, I am the first to understand that".

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:07

Instead, a large chunk of the goals come from winger Florian Thauvin - 26 in all competitions - while the rest are shared around. "He will always ask for the best of me and make me do my best, and I'll always be there to help him and help win the games ", Griezmann says.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:35

Zaha has developed into a modern-day Palace legend in his two stints at Selhurst Park, first helping the club secure promotion to the top-flight before he was signed by Manchester United . In stark contrast to Palace , Sunday's visitors West Brom (6-13-18) began the season well with back-to-back wins, only to then capitulate and succumb to relegation after a miserable seven month run under the leadership of first Tony Pulis and then Alan Pardew - both of whom were sacked.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:20

The coach will donate $100 to his foundation , which combats human trafficking across Northeast Ohio, for every Browns employee who joins him in jumping into Lake Erie. Jackson said earlier in the year that the plunge will be a symbolic cleansing of the organization. Although that sounds like a big number, the fact of the matter is that if your boss asks you to jump in a lake for charity, you're probably going to say yes, so don't be surprised if Jackson hits his 150-person goal.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:56

Ashes of renowned late physicist Stephen Hawking will forever be buried next to the greats like Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin. In a Q&A, written up by Arts Technica , Professor Hawking said: "Einstein's general theory of relativity seems to offer the possibility that we could warp space-time so much that we could travel back in time".

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:31

He said: "We need to commend the effort of the coach that he was able to come out with this list in spite of pressure from agents of some unfit players". A former Green Eagles Goalkeeper , Emmanuel Okala, has hailed Super Eagles' Technical Adviser, Coach Gernot Rohr , for the World Cup provisional list, saying it was "a good list, with promising players".

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:50

The Cleveland Cavaliers are now playing for the right to make their fourth consecutive NBA Finals, but in all likelihood, the looming free agency of their resident superstar LeBron James is on their minds as well. By that time , Boston led 61-35 - the biggest halftime playoff deficit in James' career. Kevin Love had 17 points and eight rebounds, and James added nine assists and seven boards.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:13

The Celtics scored 61 points in the first half against the Cavs , allowing only 35 points. James, who did not address the media Monday, also said Sunday night: "I have zero level of concern at this stage". That lineup tormented the Raptors last series. They are 18-9-1 ATS and 20-8 SU after a win by 10 or more. "Obviously when I check in the game I'll try to break that toughness and that energy".

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:14

The Capitals strike back with 9:29 left in the 2nd. Hedman was dominant all over as Tampa Bay looked like an entirely different team from the one that lost the first two games of the series at home. He had to be particularly good late in the game after Evgeny Kuznetsov (no surprise) found paydirt from a dirty angle for his sixth point in the series with Washington's net empty.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:50

The Baltimore Ravens probably came closest to signing him , but Bryant reportedly turned them down. Witten thinks Dez will be signing with another NFC team. Bryant's veteran presence could tempt Gutekunst to take a look at him, but really Rodgers doesn't need the three-time Pro Bowler to put up big numbers.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:45

Recent history suggests that the only thing harder than winning the title is defending it, and perhaps gives the teams trailing in City's wake some kind of reassurance. City academy products Brahim Diaz and Phil Foden came off the bench to make their fifth appearances of the season , meaning they will both collect a league-winners' medal.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:39

The 22-strong party from Durham City club visited Sri Lanka last Thursday and played a friendly against a local club two days later. He and teammate Thomas Howard, aged 26, suffered breathing difficulties on Sunday and Howard died shortly after being admitted to hospital.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:39

He also represented England at youth level before switching to Trinidad and Tobago at senior level, winning two senior worldwide caps. The 37-year-old, most recently player-manager of non-league side Egerton , died on Tuesday. It is believed he was returning home after taking his children to school at High Legh when his Range Rover was in collision with a van. "Our players will wear black armbands as a mark of respect tonight [in their play-off semi-final] and our thoughts are with his ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:50

Rafa Benitez has been discussing his future as Newcastle United manager after guiding the club to 10th in the Premier League in their first season back in the division. Benitez said: "If we want to achieve something, we have to understand the way to do that". "After that, you must have that so-called winning mentality because when you're under pressure, those with more experience can make the difference".

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:44

Lucas, the report says, told deputies his wife gets violent every time he doesn't play well in a major PGA tournament. Deputies also noted lacerations on the arms of both Lucas and his mother, Hershey Glover, who also had blood on her clothes.