Spurs' Tony Parker to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery after Game 2 Injury

He needed to be carried off the floor by teammates, casting a pall over San Antonio's victory. Parker, the 2007 NBA Finals MVP, will now undergo an MRI on Thursday. Houston came within eight but San Antonio pushed the advantage back to 15 with timely hits from Danny Green before the Spurs hit just enough free throws to seal the win.

Chelsea could own the EPL title on Friday

On the field, his four goals and 11 assists are evidence of the creative spark he's provided during his 15 substitute appearances for the first-choice duo of Kante and Matic, but equally important has been his impact when not playing. Speaking ahead of the Friday night match, Brunt said: "It's our last game at home, and we've done reasonably well at home, so it would be nice to go out and get a result against them if we can".

Rafael Nadal clinches record 10th Barcelona Open title

Maria Sharapova needs one more win to reach French Open qualifying after beating Anett Kontaveit to make the semi-finals of the Porsche Grand Prix. The Austrian came up with a number of crushing forehands at crucial moments, but a netted backhand down set point at 4-5 turned the tide in the Spaniard's favor once and for all.

Obi Melifonwu Another Perfect Pick for Oakland Raiders

In a statement Conley said that the allegations are "completely false" and "don't fit my character". He has agreed to meet with detectives Monday and will submit his DNA, attorney Kevin Spellacy said . Cornerback Sean Smith , who signed with the Raiders in 2016, said he's looking forward to working with the rookie. "One of those really clean players that we were fortunate to get our hands on here late in the first round".

Arsenal keen to begin summer spending by signing 21-year-old

Despite still not revealing whether he is staying at the club next term, Wenger is reportedly planning for life at the Emirates regardless with a list of names he hopes to bring to the club in the summer. Just 21 years of age, the Frenchman boasts all the qualities to become a successful footballer in coming years and promises to be a quality addition to the Arsenal side if the Gunners can secure his signing.

Ricciardo fifth, Vettel on pole in Russian Federation

Hamilton and now-retired Rosberg had a fiery relationship despite being pals from their days as kids racing in go-karts. "I can't explain it right now", the Briton, still second in the world championship but now 13 points behind Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, told reporters.

NFL Draft: No Oklahoma Or Oklahoma State Players Selected In First Round

The Seahawks, who had yet to pick after they traded out of the first round with the 49ers, finally did pick at No. 35 overall, taking Malik McDowell of Michigan State. But defensively, many of those players and ones before Saban, while usually solid, arguably max out at Alabama: Of the 74 Alabama defensive players drafted since Derrick Thomas went to Kansas City in 1989, many of them 1's and 2's, seven (Landon Collins, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, C.J.

Can you believe it? Emre Can's wonder goal delivers victory for Liverpool

Liverpool stay third in the Premier League table and made the most of top-four rivals Manchester United and Manchester City dropping points on the weekend. As is the case in nearly every post-match interview with Jurgen Klopp following a win, the Anfield boss was all smiles and took the time to appreciate (via Sky Sports ) what was a Goal of the Season contender from his number 23.

Loose wheel dashes Earnhardt's hopes — NASCAR notebook

This year, every race, we're getting better and better. I didn't know I would start the season off being the point leader and carrying it through like we have been. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (17) pits during the Camping World 500 auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Talladega , Ala. But on the final lap Stenhouse got the run he needed and darted around the No.

Phillies, Nationals rained out; will play DH Sunday

Nationals manager Dusty Baker said just minutes before the game was rained out that Roark would pitch in the Saturday game if the Friday contest was called off. The Washington bullpen got a boost as right-handed relievers Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover came off the disabled list Friday. "I can put my bullpen back in the order I want to".

Hamilton wins Spanish GP ahead of Vettel

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen, who became Formula One's youngest victor in Spain previous year after Hamilton and then team mate and 2016 champion Nico Rosberg collided at the start, will start Sunday's race in fifth place for Red Bull. Mercedes took the wraps off a major update in Barcelona this weekend, with a revised nose and floor as well as new power units on both cars. With the vehicle in a relatively unsafe position, the Virtual Safety auto was deployed, slowing the pace of the field.

Macron sworn in as France's new president

He listed a range of challenges facing the country, from migration fluxes, to the "excesses" of global capitalism and terrorism. A convinced European integrationist unlike Le Pen and other leadership candidates, Macron went on: "The world and Europe need more than ever France , and a strong France , which speaks out loudly for freedom and solidarity".

Inter Milan fans walk out in protest

Inter's fourth straight loss came in the first match since Inter fired Stefano Pioli and put youth team coach Stefano Vecchi in charge. The Nerazzurri have not won since March. A week after sacking coach Stefano Pioli, who replaced Frank de Boer two months into the campaign, crisis-hit Inter's fans demanded a reaction. "We know there are great Coaches out there and majority are under contract".

Game four will determine who wins the series

The Senators were disappointed in their start to Game 3 as they allowed the first two goals and were outshot 15-5 in the opening period. I thought we played well too. "Because we know that they'll be home and they'll most probably display the exact same urgency as they did last game". After his team essentially no-showed last night, Boucher came in to talk to us, and was clearly disappointed and angry.

Crosby plays on after scare of head-first crash

The first time Crosby and Ovechkin met in a Game 7 was May 13, 2009, a 6-2 Penguins victory at Washington's Verizon Center. Rangers forward Jesper Fast said: "We have no time to waste right now". The concern is that Crosby's brain may not have fully healed from the previous concussion and that could have put him in a unsafe situation in Game 6.

Jeff McDonald on Tony Parker's injury and Spurs-Rockets — Posting Up

The Spurs said Thursday that Parker has a ruptured quadriceps tendon in his left leg. That is a tough blow. Parker lay on the court for a bit while the play continued. Let's hope for the hell of a game we've been expecting in Game 3 . "We played at our pace, not theirs". He showed that he was more than capable of being one of the best point guards in the National Basketball Association.

Buffalo Bills hire Dolphins' Joe Schoen to be assistant GM

Buffalo announced on Sunday that Joe Schoen would join the team as assistant general manager after spending the last three seasons as the Miami Dolphins' director of player personnel. Grier could also formally hire his father, Bobby Grier, who spent decades working in and running National Football League front offices before retiring after serving as Houston's senior personnel advisor two years ago.

Masters champ Garcia gets back to work

To say this edition of THE PLAYERS has been upside-down doesn't quite cover it. He became the "Best player to have not won a major" for a long time. "It would be nice to get back into those kind of emotions". Garcia's ball glided over the water, took two small bounces, then dropped right inside the pin. Garcia opened with a 1-over 73 that included an ace on the course's iconic par-3 17th island hole.

Port Adelaide big winners in Australian Rules match in China

The match cost some $4m Australian dollars to host, and some of Port Adelaide's Chinese backers are believed to have paid three-quarters of the cost to stage the game in the Chinese city. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will have plenty to talk about during their next meeting. About 5,000 of the crowd were made up of Port's fans who travelled to Shanghai .

SRK hopes to come back to Eden with IPL trophy

Their impressive run-rate (+0.641), helped them cross the playoff line, making them third in points table. Shah Rukh came for the opening game in Rajkot and we had a really good result in that match (won by 10 wickets). My kids have attachment to the city". Superstar Shah Rukh Khan always has the company of little AbRam wherever he goes and most of the times AbRam is too excited to get spotted by the cameras, but this time it seemed as if he wasn't in the mood to get clicked.

Penguins poised heading into coference final

With only one Stanley Cup champion every season, breakdown day is a tough day for 29 clubs. Finding a way to neutralize him and slow him down will nearly certainly be the No. It's an opportunity that provides all the adrenaline necessary to overcome any sort of physical or emotional fatigue. He is a guy we have to keep our eye on.

Spurs chairman bids fond farewell to White Hart Lane

Pochettino said Sunday's farewell "will be special for our fans, all the staff, the players, and the people who love Tottenham". Having played at a temporary home during his time with Espanyol, Pochettino believes the move could inspire Spurs to win silverware.

Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident

City said it hasn't made a decision on other players whose contracts are due to expire. Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel described it as a "freak incident", and pointed out that Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann did the same from the penalty spot in the Champions League semifinals in midweek and the goal was allowed to stand.

Matt Harvey suspended three games for unspecified violation of Mets' team rules

It's not as though the Mets have a insane amount of depth in their rotation right now with Noah Syndergaard on the disabled list, so they obviously felt perturbed by Harvey's actions. Left-hander Adam Wilk will now get the assignment against Miami in place of Harvey, who will not be paid for those three games. He traveled a ton just to make it there in time for the game, arriving at about 8:45 am he said on the postgame.

Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs

After picking the winners of three of the last four runnings of the Kentucky Derby and then sending checks to Anna House, Your Favorite Handicapper (YFH) came up empty this year. "I'd like another crack at everybody because he had a trip from hell", trainer Mark Casse said. He channeled his aggression into a determined effort on a track turned into goo by on and off rain before the race.

LaLiga, round 37 Real Madrid vs Sevilla

He then oversaw a remarkable turnaround in the space of a few months, guiding Real Madrid to a morale-boosting win over Barcelona in El Clasico and then picking up the UEFA Champions League title. We're all set for our final home match of the season! Real are locked on 84 points with Barcelona at the top of the table but are now second due to an inferior head-to-head record.

Hamilton beats Vettel to Spanish GP win

This was the warm-up act for lap 44. After ruing a late error on his final Q3 lap, Vettel got the jump on the polesitter at the start and initially built up a lead of two seconds with Hamilton admitting over team radio he was struggling to keep up with the Ferrari.

Grading the Eagles' 2017 draft | The No-Huddle Show (PODCAST)

He's planning on bringing his two pet snakes - a ball python and a sunglow boa - to town. "I've heard the fans are very passionate and I know I'm going to an organization with a lot of great players", he said. And he should make an immediate impact. Philadelphia has done a fantastic job hosting the NFL Draft, and the Eagles have almost matched that effort through their first three draft picks.

New York Rangers: Plenty being said after Blueshirts tie Ottawa series

One more victory and the Sens will visit the Eastern Conference final for the first time in a decade - their last appearance in 2007 preceding their first and only trip to the Stanley Cup final. But the Senators, with the exception of their 6-5 Game 2 outing, are built to win with small victories marked by tight defense and sound play overall.

Miguel Sano homers, Minnesota Twins beat Cleveland Indians 1-0

Max Kepler added a solo home run against Dan Otero in the sixth, pushing the Twins' lead to 4-1. Since his second start of the season, Tomlin is averaging a quality start, turning in 32 innings and allowing 12 runs in that span. Minnesota, the New York Yankees and Washington are the only teams that have not been blanked this season. The Indians hadn't been held to three-or-fewer hits in back-to-back games since June of 2014 prior to Friday and Saturday's losses.

Chris Brunt says Chelsea will face a tough test at West Brom

Costa scored his 20th league goal of the season, converting a pass from the excellent Cesc Fabregas, and Alonso netted from a similar position before half-time before Nemanja Matic's second-half goal. Nathaniel Chalobah, John Terry, Kurt Zouma and Ruben Loftus-Cheek are the Chelsea players with less than 10 appearances this season who will also be awarded medals for their contributions.

Gary Neville sends 'brilliant' message to Chelsea fans about Antonio Conte

The Blues will win a second title in three years with victory on Friday, having opened up a seven-point advantage over second-place Tottenham with only three matches to spare. "It's great for me, great for the players and for the club". "I feel the quality of my minutes whenever I've been on the pitch have been fantastic, so maybe my contribution has been even bigger than when I've played more in other seasons", Fabregas said after Monday's victory.

Saturday Premier League betting update

Paul Clement's side are now two points away from safety with three games of the season to play and there could be a unprecedented "39th game" which would happen if Hull and Swansea finished in joint-18th place, level on points, goal difference and goals scored.

DeRozan scores 37 points, but Raptors fall to 3-0 against Cleveland

DeRozan will nearly certainly be better in Game 3 after going just two-of-11 from the field and scoring five points in Game 2 . But it was not enough, and it didn't help that he scored one point in the fourth quarter. Technical Fouls: Defensive three second, 7:23 first; team, 7:23 first. I thought ( Iman Shumpert ) came in did and a really good job. "I have to be able to go out there and play, play defense, run up and down, make cuts, and I think the making cuts part will be most important".

Stats From Game 6 in the Spurs - Rockets Playoff Series

San Antonio is heading to the Western Conference finals for the 13th time thanks to a player who has never been there. The Spurs ( who didn't have Kawhi Leonard ) beat the Rockets 114-75 to close out the series. But it still seemed to be bothering him quite a bit after the game when he headed to the bus still walking with a noticeable limp. Teams facing elimination at home this postseason are 0-10.