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by | April 06, 2017 | 02:24

Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez , left, high-fives center fielder Joc Pederson , right, after scoring a run on a sacrifice fly ball by Pederson. Louis topped the Dodgers in the 2013 NLCS and 2014 NLDS. Corey Seager , who had two errant throws including one throwing error on Monday, bounced another throw in the first inning on Tuesday, though this was a pretty clear infield single by Hunter Renfroe .

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:18

This season, Messi has been as prolific as ever, scoring 41 goals in 40 games for Barcelona . There were early chances for the hosts as they went in search of their first win since March 2, but goalkeeper Ivan Cuellar did well to keep out Samir Nasri's low shot from inside the area and a long-range strike from Joaquin Correa.

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:20

It probably all could have ended there, but Lance took to Instagram today to point out a little bit of hypocrisy in the Raptors stance on the matter. We pretty much have to go undefeated, and we need a couple of teams to lose three more games. All-Star Jimmy Butler scored 26 points for Chicago, and Nikola Mirotic had 21 points and 10 rebounds.

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:30

But if there is anyone ready for one last battle this season, it's William . On Friday night, William took the ball into her hands in the final seconds of overtime against UConn (undefeated over a 111-game stretch), sank a quick-release jumper over Gabby Williams, and completed the greatest upset in the history of the sport: a 66-64 win over the Huskies team no one beyond the walls of the Mississippi State locker room thought would lose that night.

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:31

But with the way he is playing - Federer is leading the ATP Race to London with almost double the number of points (4,045) that second-placed Nadal has (2,235) and triple Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic's combined total (1,315) - it is hard to question any decision he makes.

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:30

So if Wenger is planning for his team to try to get the fluent, creative and scoring Arsenal back he may be thinking of making a few changes and the first of those for me would be in the middle. However, given Laurent Koscielny's injury there is a chance their midfield could sit a little deeper in the opening stages of the match. Alexis Sanchez has scored four goals and provided one assist in his last two games against West Ham .

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:28

Jernigan's name has been thrown around in trade rumors for the last couple weeks after Williams earned his five year mega-deal that made it almost impossible for the team to keep Jernigan, who is entering the final year of his deal. After the 2017 season, Jernigan will become an unrestricted free agent, but the Eagles will own his rights and will have exclusive negotiating power with him until next March.

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:24

His plans were dealt a blow by Lasith Malinga in the second ball of the game as he made his return from injury with an unplayable delivery that uprooted Tamim's middle stump. "I don't plan out many things, but [retiring from the T20I team] was a tough decision". So far, the 33-year old speedster has played 52 T20Is, picking 39 wickets at an average of 37.56, conceding 8.05 runs an over.

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:19

Brazil global Jesus made an instant impact after joining City in January, with three goals in four league games before picking up the injury against Bournemouth in February. His return comes at a timely moment for City manager Pep Guardiola, who is desperate to maintain his record of never going trophyless through a season with any club he has managed.

by | April 03, 2017 | 01:59

Ortega reportedly resigned on Tuesday due to health reasons. In the clip below, you can see how Brady's jersey makes it to the locker room - and how Ortega made his way out with it. "On 2/05/17, the City of Houston hosted Super Bowl LI in the NRG Stadium". Acevedo declined to offer many specifics in the case, which goes to the USA attorney's office, but said "we fully anticipate charges being brought against a suspect" and added that videos are part of the investigation.

by | April 03, 2017 | 01:47

Sindarius Thornwell dropped in a game-high 26 points for SC, which advances to face West Region champion Gonzaga in the Final Four on Saturday in Arizona. Monk said the Wildcats fought through the foul trouble as best they could. Kentucky starts a trio of freshmen, and this will be the first regional final for Monk, De'Aaron Fox and Bam Adebayo .

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:15

Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana has "no timescale" for his return from a thigh injury, according to a report. Henderson, who had been expected to return to training this week, has not featured for Liverpool since early February. Players should have a holiday but they're playing friendly games for their national teams. The England worldwide is not expected to return to training until after next week so will not be ready for the midweek visit of West Brom or next weekend's trip to ...

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:17

Ian Wright believes the absence of Adam Lallana will help Everton to find a way past Liverpool in Saturday's Merseyside derby . Lallana is facing up to a month on the sidelines after picking up a thigh knock midway through England's World Cup qualifying win over Lithuania on Sunday.

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:05

Serve was more dominant in the second set and, when another tie-break was required, Kyrgios saved a match point at 7-8 when Federer netted a return. The 21-year-old Kyrgios said: "I had some ups and up and downs, bit of a roller coaster". The Italian came to life in the second set, including a stretch where he fended off five break points during his first two service games.

by | April 02, 2017 | 00:58

Larson's best finish here was 3rd place last April, but outside of that, he hasn't placed inside the top 10 in his six career races in the cup series. "I thought there had been more drivers to sweep the weekend like that", Larson said. Finally, some sleepers I could see possibly stealing a win or finishing upfront include Ryan Blaney, Clint Boyer, Jamie McMurray and AJ Allmendinger.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:13

We deserved to win, but we suffered also. "If we get a chance we have to take it", Allardyce told reporters on Friday. Cabaye is talented as hell but doesn't care in the slightest, and Benteke and Townsend still look offended to be Palace players.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:21

Curry scored a game-high 29 points while Thompson added 23 points as Curry dished out 11 assists. With seven games remaining, Golden State has a two-game cushion, even if the Spurs are flawless. The Warriors of years previous are rather good at losing not by a little when it does happen but by a lot, and quickly. The Spurs had a five-game winning streak halted in inglorious fashion.

by | March 30, 2017 | 00:37

The influential Kentucky Sports Radio has run several posts on Higgins' performance , but condemned the death threats in a post Wednesday morning . Dan Gavitt, the NCAA's senior vice president of basketball, said Higgins is still scheduled to work one of the games in the Final Four in Glendale, Arizona, on Saturday.

by | March 30, 2017 | 00:35

The two teams could potentially work out a trade with lesser compensation - but only if Butler signs his restricted free agent tender with the Patriots first. It was an informative meeting for me just to know the player. I'm not suggesting that same technology for football, but surely we can know when a player is in or out of bounds.

by | March 28, 2017 | 00:40

A woman who was in the driver's seat was arrested on a charge of suspicion of DUI. The auto crashed through the front wall of the Sidebar Bar, according to FOX 4 , injuring four people standing on the sidewalk, plus the bartender. Boykin appeared in six games last season, throwing for 145 yards with one touchdown and one interception. The driver was Shabrika Bailey, 25, and her passenger was Trevone Boykin , 23, an NFL football player and former star TCU quarterback.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:38

Adrian Peterson has done a lot from his end to suggest teams he would like to play for, before and after the Vikings decided not to pick up his contract option for 2017. With the Raiders losing Murray to free agency, it is hard to believe that they will not at least talk to Peterson. It's something that the former league MVP may not have ever envisioned happening to him after what he has accomplished up to this point in his career amassing almost 12,000 rushing yards.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:33

He visited earlier this week with the New York Jets and Pittsburgh Steelers, both of which made him offers. Linebacker Dont'a Hightower is going to stay with the New England Patriots. Hightower, 27, has spent the past five seasons with in New England after being a first-round pick in the 2012 draft. Though it might be unrealistic at this point, the Patriots' next step should be doing everything they can to at least bring Butler back for the 2017 season.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:34

Maybe Ronald Koeman knew something we didn't when he pointedly said in his pre-West Brom news conference, "it's still not signed". "Secondly, and I spoke with Rom this morning, I know it's hard but if you are a player, prepare yourself to play well and score goals - the rest needs to be done by the manager and the club".

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:33

Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja have bowled over 700 overs each in this long home Test season (no bowler in the history of Test cricket has bowled more overs in a season) and therefore might need some support to see them through the final leg.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:28

There had been speculation since the day that he was sacked that he would end up at Mizzou, but nothing official had come down. If that was at Mizzou, four siblings could play for the same school at the same time. confirmed via a conference call on Wednesday afternoon that he'll be requesting his release. Missouri finished this season with a rather horrendous 8-24 record which was good for last in the SEC.

by | March 23, 2017 | 01:36

According to a report by ESPN's Marc Stein , the Sixers are starting to move in a direction that many felt was inevitable with injured star center Joel Embiid . One can't call him a bust just yet, though, as Embiid has proven to be a sound and valuable player when he's been on the court. However, no matter how you dice it up, the fact that Embiid needs ANOTHER surgery isn't good.

by | March 23, 2017 | 01:37

Despite Thomas' pleas that "if they had chose to make Iron Fist an Asian, that would have been fine with me, too", many people took umbrage with his answer-in particular, his usage of the term "Oriental". It's been a few days since Iron Fist debuted on Netflix with fans having numerous same problems with the show as critics, many of whom are fans themselves.

by | March 22, 2017 | 00:33

Defoe was a member of the England squads that went to the 2010 World Cup and Euro 2012 and says the experiences whetted his appetite for major tournament football. "He's the flawless man for the job". So Southgate took his own path, underlining the importance of psychological preparation will play by confronting his players with images of defeat and disappointment, as well as success.

by | March 21, 2017 | 00:48

Noting the advanced assignment, GM Sandy Alderson noted, "We were concerned that it might be a stretch at some point, or could be a stretch, but what he's done in spring training has convinced us that this is where he should go". He played in 19 contests in the Arizona Fall League and hit.194 two RBI. Maintaining that signing Tebow was not a farce, publicity stunt, or money grab, Alderson noted, "We have lots of players in our organization who are just that: organizational players".

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:36

Defending champion, Jason Day, fell to 39th after a third round of 75 which included four dropped shots in three holes during his closing nine today. "I've learned that these guys don't back up", said Kisner. For the players in contention, they know that even without Palmer waiting behind the 18 green to congratulate them on a well-played tournament, a win on Sunday will still be incredibly special.