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by | May 05, 2018 | 02:14

Mendelssohn is another favorite, but be wary of the horse , as it has had traveled from Europe to get to the Derby. Thomas calls this year's race a "super high quality Derby field", which makes his breakdown of all 20 horses a must listen.

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:09

The Curry effect - Though there are plenty of candidates, there is a very reasonable case to be made that Curry is the Warriors' most important player. The New Orleans Pelicans are averaging 112.5 points on 49.4 percent shooting and allowing 111 points on 46.2 percent shooting. As for the New Orleans Pelicans , this too has to be their mindset.

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:53

Sibanye-Stillwater produces more gold in South Africa than any other company. South Africa also has one of the deepest mines in the world. "The gold sector has seen an increase in fatalities this year‚ with Sibanye-Stillwater as one of the main contributors".

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:50

The Kentucky Derby has always been a great reason to throw a party. Jose Lezcano aboard State of Honor (6) races John Velazquez aboard Always Dreaming (5) during the 2017 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. "You know, seven's fine, but he still has to break well". Mendelssohn is looking to become the first Derby victor of a different sort. On the other, the last victor was Street Sense in 2007.

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:53

As the Toronto Raptors looked to raise their playoff profile in an effort to finally advance beyond LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers , their most visible fan appeared to have his own lofty aspirations. In the clip below, Drake can be heard saying "I never said that shit". The second happened after the Cavaliers narrowly defeated the Raptors 113-112 .

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:35

DeGrom had allowed just two hits and struck out six, including four straight at one point. "I didn't want to get caught in a moment too much", he said. The Mets are just 1-6 in deGrom's last seven home starts but have won 20 of his last 26 starts after scoring two runs or less in their previous game.

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:29

But now that the Cavs are facing the "Nice For What" singer's hometown team, the Toronto Raptors , don't expect that to be the case throughout the Eastern Conference Semifinals . Perkins clearly didn't appreciate something that was said and had to be pushed away by teammate JR Smith at halftime of Cleveland's 113-112 win. "So I said something back to him, he said something slick so I said something back: "Sit your ass down and watch the game" ".

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:24

The Rockets were better than the Jazz throughout the season, and one game doesn't erase that. And Harden, who finished with 32 points and 11 assists in the shock defeat, says Houston paid the price for overlooking the Jazz. "We had some time to think about, and talk about what we do", Ingles said post-game. P.J. Tucker then missed a driving layup, Exum secured the rebound and Ingles made another 3-pointer to give Utah a 12-point lead at 108-96 with 4:27 remaining, and the Rockets ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:33

Bayern Munich , on the other hand, can't be counted out of the competition just yet. The first leg ended 2-1 in favour of Los Blancos at the Allianz Arena last week and both teams still stand a chance of qualifying to the final in Kyiv.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:34

Canberra's Manuka Oval and the new Perth Stadium will host Test matches for the first time, while the Gold Coast's Metricon Stadium will host a Twenty20 fixture between Australia and South Africa. Canberra's Manuka Oval will host its maiden Test when Australia round out their home summer of cricket in game two against Sri Lanka from February 1.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:28

But after mounting another two-goal lead and this time building on it instead of blowing it, the Washington Capitals made sure it wasn't close enough for one questionable call either way to make a difference. The Penguins' streak of road playoff victories ended at six. "Any time you have a goaltender who's playing well in this sport, it gives your team confidence".

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:22

Barcelona failed on their attempt to win the Treble when they were eliminated by Roma in the quarterfinals of the Champions League, leaving them nothing to play for in their final four games of the season. Deportivo were causing Barca plenty of problems at the back, though, and centre-back Fabian Schaer should have levelled as he headed over when unmarked inside the six-yard box.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:11

Asked how the abuse had affected Allardyce, Everton forward Rooney said: "Obviously he's thick-skinned and I'm sure he'll keep doing what he does and whatever happens, happens. "What can I say when you've got 14 points out of seven games when you were faced with the club being in a very hard position when you arrived?" "We are improving in all areas".

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:52

The Steelers also traded away their seventh-round (220th overall). The Pittsburgh Steelers sent six representatives to Oklahoma State's Pro Day last month. Rudolph will have very good players to work around come training camp. Pittsburgh selected former Oklahoma State wide receiver James Washington with the 60th overall pick in the second round.

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:49

Red Bull's Australian Daniel Ricciardo , last year's victor in Baku and also in China two weekends ago, smashed into the back of team mate Max Verstappen in a lap 40 collision that ended the race for both of them. Valtteri Bottas admitted he may have to drown his sorrows after a late puncture cruelly denied him victory in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix . As Bottas headed for victory, he ran over a piece of debris that had been left behind and the race took yet another unexpected twist.

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:46

Andres Iniesta , a legend of world football and a benchmark for Barcelona , today confirmed his departure from the Catalan club. 9 - While never a Ballon d'Or victor, Iniesta has been included in the FIFA FIFPro World XI on nine occasions - only Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have more appearances (11).

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:44

Vegas will have to be awfully wary of the Sharks' prowess with the man advantage, too, as it operated at a 30-percent clip in the first round. The reaction to Jonathan Marchessault's first playoff goal at 6:02 was certainly seismic, and by the time Alex Tuch converted on a power-play, San Jose was completely capsized.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:15

And that the longtime Cowboy has some professional decisions to make and needs a few more days to do so. Jones said the Cowboys would have no other comment on Witten's future the rest of the weekend. After averaging 11 yards-per-catch for most of his career, Witten has averaged under 10 yards-a-catch the last three seasons - including a career-low 8.9 in 2017.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:10

And calling it would be the Washington football team . Philadelphia will be seeing Derrius Guice twice a year. Personally, I believe if the Ravens take a running back in this class, I think it will be on day three of the draft. He's incredibly talented and he very well could have had his name called on Thursday night of the NFL Draft . But here's the thing: getting a running back with this much talent so late in the second round could prove to be a great steal.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:12

Three decades ago, another Liverpool great Graeme Souness became Rangers' player-manager and enjoyed great success north of the border and Benitez feels despite lacking experience at that level, Gerrard would command instant respect. "As long as he is not the Everton manager or Man United, then we would still help him if he has questions", added the German coach. But Murty, who took over in October as interim boss after Pedro Caixinha was sacked, wants the chance to build on his ...

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:10

The second line of thought is that Barkley is so much better than anyone else in this draft and that taking the best player available to help the team win now at a position of need is the right approach. "Can't wait to see him on Sundays next year". I've already expressed my love for the Saquon Barkley pick and I may love the Will Hernandez pick even more! There was speculation earlier in the offseason that Cleveland was considering Barkley with the first pick.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:10

He the first OSU quarterback selected in an National Football League draft since Brandon Weeden was taken in the first round in 2012. He joins Brandon Weeden, Zac Robinson and Rusty Hilger as the only OSU quarterbacks to be drafted into the NFL .

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:31

The deadline for submitting bids to the International Olympic Committee for the inclusion of new sports at the 2024 Games is over and Richardson said they are hopeful of cricket's inclusion at Los Angeles 2028. we will achieve that goal". "Our research shows, T20 cricket is probably most favourable format certainly in womens game". In the wake of the ball-tampering scandal involving the Australian team , the International Cricket Council today promised stricter and heavier ...

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:26

Wade said the decision needs to be family oriented , saying they're "next on my bucket list". Immediately after the Miami Heat's season came to an end with a first-round playoff exit to the Philadelphia 76ers , Hassan Whiteside expressed his frustration with how his campaign played out.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:23

The innings took Rayudu's total runs in the tournament to 283, which made him the owner of the Orange Cap as the top-scorer. But happy with the win, Dhoni added: "Overall, it went according to the script, not according to how we would have thought, but it went well".

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:41

DeBrusk also usually likes to celebrate his goals with a flourish, but didn't quite have that opportunity this time as he fell to the boards. Frederik Andersen has done his part. "He hounds the puck. he stays on it". In their three wins in this series, Andersen has stopped 114 of 120 shots (.950 save percentage). You've got to be able to withstand them, especially on the road.

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:39

BBC Sport News correspondent David Ornstein said the pre-match trouble started when a "group of Roma fans arrived via Venmore Street, burst on to Walton Breck Road and attacked, many using belts". It's just become second nature to him now and it's a credit to him. "He's always there with his goals and assists, but the way he plays, he's always a threat for the opponents, so that helps the other players to perform better".

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:39

The 68-year-old Frenchman announced last week that he would be quitting at the end of the season, saying he felt it was the right time to step down following discussions with the club's board. Arsenal's only chance of qualifying for next season's Champions League is by winning the Europa League. "And I'm really happy about that because I think it's good to have your name linked with a team like Arsenal , but honestly it's not something which will stop me doing what I am doing at the ...

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:37

Gentry's lengthy head coaching resume includes stints with the Phoenix Suns (2008-13), Los Angeles Clippers (2000-03), Detroit Pistons (1997-2000) and Miami Heat (1994-95). Davis averaged 33 points, 12 rebounds and almost three blocks per game during the first round of the playoffs, earning him constant "M-V-P" chants from fans - who hope this is just the start.

by | April 25, 2018 | 15:23

Asked what more Allardyce could do, Gale said the former England boss had done the job required of him this season and that the style of play was unlikely to change. "We are thrilled to have had the chance to do this for Jack and we hope it has provided him with a memory he will always treasure", said Scott McLeod, Head of Engagement at Everton Football Club.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:42

When they have the ball, they get into the teeth of the defense and it breaks everything down from there. "I made some shots". During Utah Jazz's 115-102 win over Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday, Ricky Rubio became the first Jazz player since John Stockton in 2001 to achieve a postseason triple-double.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:38

After briefly joining the Carolina Panthers practice squad, Snead found himself on the Saints practice squad roster in December 2014. However, Snead said he was ready to get to work and was looking forward to facing the Saints in Week 7.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:28

However, the fact that the conversation has remained open-ended speaks to how strongly Allen is in the discussion next to the long-presumed top overall pick USC's Sam Darnold . In this exercise, we look at the first five picks of the Browns - which happen to all take place in the first two rounds. They also still have Paxton Lynch who John Elway hasn't quite given up on.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:52

James Harden had a quiet 29 points, seven rebounds, and seven assists, while Chris Paul had 17 points and six assists. Gerald Green , who had 21 points and was a plus-21 in Game 2, had a mere ten points and was a team-worst minus-18. In Game 1, the Rockets were able to pull off a 104-101 win behind James Harden's 44 points and 8 assists. Houston is 33-3 when they hold opponents under 100 points, while Minnesota is 19-4.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:53

Like Colorado , Chicago recently welcomed back a key cog when first baseman Anthony Rizzo was activated off the disabled list. He slashed.295/.409/.537 with 29 home runs and 73 RBI in 2017 and has followed up with a.319 average and 11 RBI in 18 games of 2018.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:51

There is an understandable appetite for Guardiola to renew among City's fanbase given the dominant nature of their title triumph and he offered some tentative encouragement in that regard ahead of Sunday's home game against Swansea City. "Now I feel good, I feel comfortable to be here". "Big congratulations because we are the champions, we are the best in England". Asked if he could potentially stay more than four years, Guardiola added: "I don't know".

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:53

Guardiola's team are also one win short of Chelsea's record of 30 in a 38-game season, set past year. Goalkeeper Ederson has said that he would like to take a penalty for Manchester City , providing that Pep Guardiola gives him permission to do so.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:49

It was a special night for sure. "He has already shown much more than me". "We are in the semi-final and can go to the final". "The manager has been brilliant since he come to the club. "The way the manager likes to play is to entertain". Seven of those semi-finals were the first leg , where Liverpool's record is four wins, two draws and one defeat and they ultimately progressed on four occasions, winning the final three times .

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:45

The visiting team has won all four games. A bad line change by the Blue Jackets gave the Capitals a 3-on-1 rush that was easier than any power play, with Kuznetsov going five-hole on Bobrovsky 3:21 into the second. During the regular season, he was 34-20 with a 2.99 GAA and a.907 save percentage overall, including 22-9 with a 2.41 GAA and a.921 save percentage here at home.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:44

Hall had a shot from the left dot saved at 7:18 after racing up the left wing, drawing a Miller slashing penalty in the process, but the Devils couldn't convert on what was their sixth power play of the game. Kucherov collected the loose puck right in front and put it high into the net for his third goal of the series. They feature weapons all around, with Kucherov and captain Steven Stamkos flaking both sides with wicked one-timers.