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by | April 09, 2019 | 13:11

We have an opportunity to get better. Oh for sure. When they beat us on Christmas, to me, they looked like one of the best teams in the West. The four-time MVP, who last missed the playoffs in 2005, said he was optimistic that the Lakers management duo of Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka would be able to attract high caliber recruits.

by | April 09, 2019 | 13:10

Now two points behind leaders Liverpool with a game in hand in the Premier League , City go to Tottenham for the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday. For Brighton, it was their most important game since their appearance in the FA Cup final in 1983, while City have a bigger match in three days' time in the Champions League .

by | April 09, 2019 | 07:58

Thanks to BetBull for sponsoring this video! "We need to try to win all of our matches until the end of the season, but right now the focus is on the Champions League ", Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said. With Manchester City and Liverpool all but secured in the top two spots, that leaves four other clubs fighting for the remaining two spots. You've got to aim to win titles.

by | April 09, 2019 | 06:30

Luis Suarez and Messi left it late. The pair have now scored 53 goals between them in La Liga this season. "We have to keep winning and look to extend the joy until the end of the season, but Atletico will not make it easy", he said after his team's 2-0 win.

by | April 09, 2019 | 05:57

Although Hoffman did not drop a shot on the back nine and picked up three more birdies, it that was not enough to stop a rampant Conners , whose putter was running hotter than a Texas summer. But Conners bogeyed the next four, and three of those came after tee shots put him in nice position either from the middle of the fairway or close to it.

by | April 09, 2019 | 05:40

The Obama administration granted this, saying that it did not view the Cuban Baseball Federation as part of the Cuban government. Only players under contract to the Cuban federation would have been covered by the agreement , and the Cuban federation agreed to release all players 25 and older with at least six years of professional experience.

by | April 09, 2019 | 05:39

Rodgers said: "I love Mike McCarthy . Mike has been a huge part of my success in my career", Rodgers said, while noting he and his ex-coach dealt with their issues face to face. Think about how hard it is for him. "I love Mike McCarthy". He told the show's host and audience that more than 100 current and former players and coaches have reached out to him since the story's publication.

by | April 09, 2019 | 05:36

Since 1886, we've been reporting on what matters to folks around here, from Oak Ridge National Laboratory to the University of Tennessee Vols to Dolly Parton. Sources close to Barnes said it was a tough decision for him, especially given the opportunity to return UCLA to its past glory and finish his career at such a tradition-laden basketball school.

by | April 09, 2019 | 04:41

As recounted by the governing body, his roommate Kevin Techakanokboon - getting ready for the final round - noticed Irawan wasn't moving in his bed Sunday and called another player for assistance. Sometimes, though, things happen in life that are bigger than a sporting event. American Trevor Sluman was declared the victor after he led at the 54-hole mark on 18-under.

by | April 09, 2019 | 04:12

Wade added: "Harry has got a hell of a boot and I cannot see why he wouldn't make it but he would have to learn the playbook and maybe he can give me a call and I will put a word in for him!" In 2016, Wade equaled a Premiership record with six tries in a single match against Worcester.

by | April 09, 2019 | 02:57

The Liverpool defender is among the favourites to land the accolade following an outstanding campaign for the Premier League leaders but believes several City players should be in the running. Klopp is due to take charge of his 200th match in charge of Liverpool when they host Chelsea on Sunday afternoon. Pressure and expectation is building around the Reds in each passing fixture, but Mane claims that is something they should be looking to embrace as they pursue two of the grandest ...

by | April 09, 2019 | 02:12

Hazard revealed in February that he had made a decision on his future but stopped short of revealing whether he will be at Stamford Bridge next season or moving elsewhere. "I am sure next season they will be candidates for the Premier League , and this year for the Champions League". Hazard described his first goal as "something special" and said he was hard to stop when running with the ball into the penalty area.

by | April 09, 2019 | 01:49

The senior missed her first free throw, and then she made the second despite intentionally trying to miss. "Just a great game for women's basketball", Baylor coach Kim Mulkey said. Taking nothing away from Notre Dame's marvelous effort, Baylor deserved to win. We miss it already. But the Irish have a knack for big comebacks, doing it against UConn in this year's semifinal and against Mississippi State in last season's title game, when they rallied from 15 down in the third quarter.

by | April 09, 2019 | 01:29

Saturday night. If they can survive Auburn, they will face the victor of the other Final Four game between the Texas Tech Red Raiders and Michigan State Spartans . The Spartans' last chance to make it close ended when Xavier Tillman was stripped by Texas Tech big man Norense Odiase with 1:19 to go, and the Red Raiders efficiently put the game away.

by | April 09, 2019 | 01:28

Coach Kim Mulkey won national titles as a player and assistant coach at Louisiana Tech. With Sabrina Ionescu returning for her senior season and OR returning four of five starters, it'll be among the contenders to open 2019-20 as the No.

by | April 09, 2019 | 01:14

The first black member wasn't admitted into the club until 1990. Of course, admitting females was a moral issue, not a legal one, and previous year chairman Fred Ridley continued the club's slow but steady evolution. Seventy-two of the top women's amateurs in the world competed this week in Georgia , with the top 30 after two rounds playing the final round on Saturday at Augusta National.

by | April 09, 2019 | 01:01

Nike bribed over 100 players as part of their scheme and purposely hid the payments from the NCAA & (federal) investigators. The California attorney who was recently arrested and charged with trying to extort Nike , recently tweeted out an accusation that Williamson's mother, Sharonda Sampson, took bribes, TMZ reported.

by | April 08, 2019 | 23:15

The unhappy exchange began, ironically enough, after Brown tweeted the following message: " Keep your emotions off the internet ". Brown later tweeted about a picture of Smith-Schuster depicted as the Steelers most valuable player saying that the second-year player, "fumbled the whole post season in the biggest game of year".

by | April 08, 2019 | 23:13

The announcement was made on Saturday morning. Fitch coached in the National Basketball Association for 255 seasons, leading the Celtics to a title in 1981 and still holding the franchise's best winning percentage at.738. He is a member of the Phoenix Suns Ring of Honor. He averaged 6.7 points and 5.9 rebounds while playing for the Celtics, Milwaukee Hawks, St. Louis Hawks and Fort Wayne Pistons from 1950-56.

by | April 08, 2019 | 18:28

In the small amount of time we've worked together, he seems to be a good person and I think that's important when it comes to leading a group". But Solskjaer says ensuring no other English club - least of all City - matches the famous 1999 Treble, a success capped by his Champions League final victor against Bayern Munich in Camp Nou, is not his motivation for success.

by | April 08, 2019 | 17:17

My aim was to come and play and improve myself and I think I have done that here. The Gunners have missed out on top-four finishes in the last two seasons running. "We knew it was going to be very hard today but we are going to have chances in the next matches and it is still in our hands to take the chances to be in the top four".

by | April 08, 2019 | 16:41

Their middle order - which hadn't had too much to do in the earlier matches - was exposed, and that is an area that needs urgent attention. However, their batsmen fell like a pack of cards in front of Alzarri Joseph . That said, the last time these two teams met in Punjab, the Kings XI secured a win. After being put in to bat, Quinton de Kock and Rohit Sharma put on 21 before the latter was caught in the deep off Mohammad Nabi.

by | April 08, 2019 | 15:24

The mind-boggling miss wound up costing PSG the game, having to settle for a 2-2 draw against Strasbourg , which represents the first time this season the Parisian heavyweights gave up points at their home stadium. But Choupo-Moting was also in the box, running at speed towards goal. We could call this an embarrassing miss (because it was), but really, Choupo-Moting shouldn't have touched the ball at all.

by | April 08, 2019 | 08:57

Conners, from Listowel, Ont., won the Valero Texas Open on Sunday less than a week after qualifying, earning him the final available slot in the Masters . Six players ended up in a playoff for the final berth, and Conners was the man to emerge triumphant. He bogeyed the par-four first hole for the second time this week after going blemish-free on Friday.

by | April 07, 2019 | 22:15

Less than three minutes into the game, an on-court incident between the Bucks' Eric Bledsoe and the Sixers' Joel Embiid ended with Bledsoe's ejection because of two technical fouls. George Hill finished with 20 points, Sterling Brown scored 12 and D.J. Wilson had 11 for Milwaukee, while Ben Simmons dished out 13 assists for Philadelphia.