by | April 04, 2018 | 14:46

While many San Antonio Spurs fans are hoping superstar Kawhi Leonard makes a comeback sometime this season, some National Basketball Association general managers are already licking their chops for the possibility of trading for Leonard in the offseason.

by | April 04, 2018 | 14:26

Remember when Ohtani was struggling during spring training, prompting suggestions that he might be much better off starting the season in the minors? This was Ohtani's second start at designated hitter and his first at home. Tuesday's feat marked the first time an Major League Baseball player had won a game as a pitcher, then hit a first-inning home run within the next two days, since Ruth did it in 1921 (per Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times).

by | April 04, 2018 | 12:54

It's coming to the time of the year when these awards will be handed out, with many fans backing up their club players as being ahead of all others when it comes to footballing abilities over the past season. "At Chelsea, he didn't play too much but in Roma he was fantastic - every game he created a lot of chances but sometimes missed", Guardiola said Tuesday.

by | April 04, 2018 | 12:42

The Italy global told UEFA's official website: " We'll have to be alert in terms of how they knock the ball about, keep possession and the moves that Messi comes up with ". Everything points to Sergi Busquets being available and he will add stability to the Barca midfield, where he will be partnered with Andres Iniesta and Ivan Rakitic.

by | April 04, 2018 | 11:06

There also huge doubts about a number of the first-team playing squad, with Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois being tipped to snub new deals if the Blues fail to qualify for the Champions League - something that now looks inevitable after Sunday's 3-1 home defeat to Tottenham .

by | April 04, 2018 | 10:27

Donaldson was back at third base for the first time since opening day, when what the team has described as a case of dead arm left him struggling to make throws across the diamond. Daniel Sedin says life after the National Hockey League will be different but adds they are "happy" with the decision. "When your bullpen is keeping you in the game and not giving up any runs, it allows you to make a comeback and that's what we've been doing", Martin said.

by | April 04, 2018 | 10:21

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Guendogan believes they are better prepared to cope with Liverpool's attacking trio in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final at Anfield tomorrow morning (Singapore time). Salah has scored an astounding 29 goals in 31 Premier League games for Liverpool FC so far this season and was the Reds' hero once more when he netted the victor in the 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday.

by | April 04, 2018 | 09:56

Lightning: Captain Steven Stamkos did not dress after suffering a lower-body injury in Sunday's loss to Nashville. Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask stopped 32 of 36 shots. It would also complete a season sweep of the Lightning, including three wins in the last two and a half weeks. Andrei Vasilevskiy made 33 saves, Braydon Coburn and Ryan Callahan both had two assists during a three-goal second period, and the host Lightning beat Boston 4-0 Tuesday night to move into a tie for the Atlantic ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 07:06

Juve were arguably the better team in the first 65 minutes - before Paul Dybala was sent off for a high tackle on Dani Carvajal - but one man sure the Italian champions held no advantage in the tie. We are not very different, because we are more or less the same players, but since then our season has not been as good as we expected". 'Together with Lionel Messi he is the only one that punctuates his team's most important victories, and is to be compared to Maradona and Pele.

by | April 04, 2018 | 06:50

The Senegal global has earned plenty of praise this season for his goal-scoring exploits, with another effort in a 2-1 win at Selhurst Park taking his tally to 15. Both sides are packed full of players capable of winning the game. "I don't think he would". In all competitions, seven players have scored seven times or more.

by | April 04, 2018 | 04:21

He added: "Before the first fight, I knew he was not clean". Golovkin said he refused to accept the explanation and had doubts about the Mexican superstar going back to their fight encounter, a controversial draw in September, per Martin Rogers of USA Today .

by | April 04, 2018 | 03:45

Linda Pizzuti, who is the wife of Liverpool FC owner John W Henry, regularly posts updates about the Merseyside club on social media. Liverpool have a chance to put that right this season, however, having set up a Champions League quarter-final against Manchester City .

by | April 04, 2018 | 03:35

There was an even ebb an flow to play in the first half, during which neither team created a clear sight of goal until Murray twice came close to scoring in the final moments. "The second goal was immaterial, because at that stage we had Shane Duffy playing up front and we had to go for it". If we'd scored, I think we would have gone on to win the game.

by | April 04, 2018 | 03:12

It's a busy week, so for me, the more normal I can make it, the better I am". It will be the first time the world No 12 has ever played with Woods and the fact the green jackets thought him worthy is obviously a huge compliment. To me, that is the subtext for everything that will happen here. Sure, the 33-year-old is capable of bombing the ball 300 yards off the tee, but if his tee shots aren't accurate, he could find himself in some unexpected trouble throughout the tournament.

by | April 04, 2018 | 02:53

Chelsea fans' worst fears were realised during the worldwide break as defensive duo Thibuaut Courtois and Andreas Christensen suffered injuries while on national team duty and Blues boss Antonio Conte admitted he wasn't sure that the two would recover in time for their Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur .

by | April 04, 2018 | 02:18

Morton (1-0) continued what has been a sterling start for Astros starters, twirling six scoreless innings while allowing three hits and two walks with six strikeouts. Tigers 6, Royals 1 Francisco Liriano gave up just one run in his Detroit debut, Victor Martinez drove in three runs and the Tigers downed visiting Kansas City for their first victory of the season.

by | April 04, 2018 | 02:09

A year ago, the team traded away the No. 32 pick and a third-round selection to the Saints for Cooks. The Patriots are trading wide receiver Brandin Cooks to the Rams, Adam Schefter of ESPN .com reports . Of course, San Francisco's most significant and impactful offseason transaction was the signing of quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to a five-year deal. He's a dynamic playmaker with elite speed, perfectly fitting the Rams' offense with Sammy Watkins now in Kansas City.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:52

King and said "You did a good job and you had a dream'". The remark was one of two thinly veiled references to President Donald Trump that Holder made during his appearance at a symposium on the first of three days of events commemorating the 50th anniversary of King's assassination .

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:50

Sodhi was well supported by Tom Latham and Colin de Grandhomme , who made 83 and 45 respectively, as New Zealand held on to secure their first-ever series win over England since 1999. "Series wins have been few and far between for New Zealand Test sides so in terms of history it would be very special", he said. "It was an fantastic day of test cricket".

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:24

As such, it was natural to ask if the UFC had a backup plan in mind were the fight to fall through again. Holloway (19-3) will fight Khabib Nurmagomedov (25-0) for the UFC lightweight title in the main event at Barclays Center, the UFC announced Sunday.