Ronaldo Rates Zidane's First Full Season As Real Boss

We're not going to relax. "Malaga is a good team, but we are Real Madrid and we have to show that we are the better team and that we want to be the champions", Ronaldo said. There is no more time off for Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates. Tony Kroos was able to side-foot home Madrid's fourth goal of the game in the closing minutes to seal the win.

Nearly arrested? Mike Brown was just trying to get to Game 2

Popovich was left perplexed and downright disgusted that his team got dominated in such embarrassing fashion without Leonard, who re-injured his tender left ankle in Game 1 after stepping on Pachulia's foot. The Warriors had 39 assists - the most by any team this postseason - including 30 on their initial 38 baskets. Three other Warriors finished in double-figures: Shaun Livingston (10), Ian Clark (10) and Patrick McCaw's, whose 18 points and 26 impactful minutes were a major bright spot in ...

Always Dreaming is 4-5 early favorite for Preakness

A sixth Oaklawn-raced horse, Royal Mo , had been scheduled to run in the Preakness before suffering a career-ending leg injury during a workout Sunday at Pimlico. Casse insists the Preakness isnt about revenge, although he likened his horse to Rocky Balboa. "If anything I have a greater respect for Always Dreaming ".

Facebook's Measurement Snafu Raises The Need For Unbiased Verification

The disclosure from Facebook comes amidst the ongoing "upfront" season in the US television industry when the country's biggest television networks arrange parties and events which they use to showcase their programming so that they can secure ad commitments from advertisers.

Aaron Hernandez: New Details Emerge in Former NFL Star's Death

This was the supreme's, the almighty's plan, not mine! I love you. Let [redacted] know how much I love her. Look after [redacted] and [redacted] for me. The records also detail disciplinary incidents at the Bristol County House of Corrections, where Hernandez was held after his arrest for the murder of Odin Lloyd.

Judge to hear arguments on bid to erase Hernandez conviction

In the eyes of the law, Aaron Hernandez did not murder Odin Lloyd. First, one fellow inmate told authorities that Hernandez had mentioned he heard a "rumor" about the abatement rule, according to the court documents. Susan Garsh . Prosecutors said they plan to file an appeal. Perhaps this will be the final chapter in the story of Aaron Hernandez . "This is an established common law doctrine", appellate attorney John Thompson argued.

Ronaldo Double Propels Real to the Brink of La Liga

And soon the title race goes to the very last day of the season, as we all expected, but with Real Madrid virtually over the line after a 4-1 win over Celta Vigo, as we all expected. Indeed there is much to be done to close the gap, and it must be done right this time . However, Zinedine Zidane had a positive report on Gareth Bale's injury situation in his press conference and reported that the Welshman was back in training.

Fournette signs rookie contract with Jaguars

The contract has a built-in fifth-year option. Fournette, the fourth overall pick in the NFL Draft, also received a $17.8 million signing bonus that is fully guaranteed . The team wants to make life easier for quarterback Blake Bortles by improving the running game and they nearly certainly would have added a different player if they thought the incumbent backs could get that done.

Man United, Southampton play out goalless draw

When I know the battle is lost I don't fight. "Tells (Wilfried) Zaha to go slow, leaves (Christian) Benteke at home; I hope he goes soft on us". I never saw any detail of trying to care about the English teams involved in European competitions.

Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw blanks Giants over seven innings

Clayton Kershaw became a career 20-game victor against the Giants, whose five-game win streak wilted Wednesday afternoon against the ace left-hander in a 6-1 Dodgers win at AT&T Park. I thought that was a success". Cueto covered home plate, giving Grandal a convenient opportunity to have a conversation with the right-hander. "We talked about it.

Manchester United prioritise Jan Oblak signing

Speaking to Sky Sports after his side's 0-0 draw against Southampton on Wednesday evening, Mourinho said that he thinks that De Gea will play for United in the "first match in pre-season against Los Angeles" in response to whether the 'keeper would play for the club again.

Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this week

Similar to Twitter's National Football League live-streams last season, Facebook will not be producing its own stream but syndicating a TV broadcast. It's not yet clear whether Dodgers or Angels games were a part of the agreement. Koehler was optioned Tuesday to Triple-A New Orleans after he gave up eight runs in three innings in a loss to Houston.

Ronaldo, Zidane say Real Madrid's focus on title-clinching win vs. Malaga

An insatiable Cristiano Ronaldo fired Real Madrid to a 4-1 win over Celta Vigo Wednesday to take Zinedine Zidane's side three points clear at the top of La Liga and within touching distance of winning a first league title in five years. Controversy erupted in the 62nd minute, as Referee Juan Martinez Munera showed Celta's Iago Aspas a second yellow card for diving when he appeared to have been tripped by Sergio Ramos inside the area.

Liverpool striker Origi: Coutinho has moments of magic

Watching on, Slaven Bilic must have felt tempted to reach for the nearest white towel and throw it on the pitch. The Reds are close to a Top Four finish after thrashing West Ham 4-0 on Sunday but have managed to get through the season with a smaller squad than most of their rivals.

Cabrera scratched from Tigers' lineup

He allowed a season-high four runs in five innings after being staked to a 7-1 lead Tuesday, a game that could have been concluded in principle early but instead lasted 13 brutal innings. "Attacking guys and sticking to the scouting report and communicating during the game, making sure we don't get off track of what we want to do". His substitute, Ryan Flaherty, whiffed on one play that Machado usually makes - and this extra baserunner scored on the very next play on the first of the Martinez ...

Mumbai Indians to take on Pune Supergiant in Qualifier 1

Rahul Tripathi scored 28 runs in 20 deliveries, which included four boundaries and a six. This time is will be hard to repeat the same against Mumbai as 2 of the key player in the Pune squad will be missing as Ben Stokes and Imran Tahir have flown back home.

Springboks, All Blacks in Group B

The 2003 champions were handed the toughest assignment of the leading nations, with holders New Zealand drawing South Africa and Italy in Pool B . It's not a tough group, it's a good group", said Jones, who has led England to 17 wins in 18 games and two straight Six Nations titles. Our detailed planning for the group, and the tournament, starts now.

Warriors vs. Spurs, Game 1

Unfortunately, you will be needing an authentication with your cable provider should you want to watch Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs Game 1 live stream on Watch ABC. Expect the duo to start again in Game 1 in Oakland against the Warriors. Golden State is 8-0 in the playoffs, the longest winning streak in a single postseason in franchise history, after completing consecutive sweeps of the Trail Blazers and Jazz in the first two rounds.

Boston Celtics vs. Washington Wizards - 5/10/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

After being floored by an illegal screen from Celtics big man Kelly Olynyk early in the second quarter, Oubre charged at Olynyk and knocked him to the ground after burying his forearm in his chest. "I hope some of them go and walk around D.C. and enjoy being here and just take a deep breath", Stevens said. Meanwhile, cynics chuckled at Green - who was suspended in last year's NBA Finals, and occasionally moves his legs in kicking-style motions - becoming an advocate of clean play.

Mourinho's 'weak and naive' foe Skomina to ref Europa League final

Eric Bailly could be hit with an extended ban after being sent off in Manchester United's Europa League semi-final against Celta Vigo. United put in an underwhelming performance at White Hart Lane, but Mourinho was nonetheless pleased with what he saw.

Celtics prevail, lead semifinals

The Wizards will be facing elimination at home. The Wizards have to play bigger, and they have to slow down Boston's impeccable ball movement. However, in the three games the Celtics have worn the home whites, they've won by an average of 14.6 points, and now own a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven playoff series .

Inter Milan agree deal for Pepe

The 34-year-old will be out of contract at the end of the season and having fallen behind Raphael Varane in the pecking order, the centre-back has made a decision to quit Santiago Bernabeu at the end of the season. The operation still needs to be signed off by Inter owner Zhang Jindong but no hitches are expected bearing in mind that the Nerazzurri are looking to bring in three experienced players and Pepe fits the bill to perfection.

Atsu back at Chelsea amid Newcastle United rumours

Atsu recently spoke out about his future, insisting he is still unsure whether he will return to Newcastle. Despite this Atsu has been a major player at global level with the Ghanaian named the Africa Cup of Nations player of the tournament in 2015, while also being selected in the team of the tournament in the competition earlier this year.

Penalty pain for Hull as relegated Tigers set Premier League record

It was under Pardew that their results became so poor, and largely after he had attempted to overhaul his team pursuing what he described as "street football" - twice last summer breaking their transfer record recruiting Andros Townsend and Christian Benteke .

Spurs star Leonard will play in Golden State opener

In their back-to-back trips to The NBA Finals, the Warriors along the way managed to avoid the Spurs . Despite leading the series and standing one victory away from a showdown with the Golden State Warriors in the conference finals, the Spurs have their own set of concerns.

Tottenham Beat Manchester United To Bid Farewell To White Hart Lane

Tottenham bid a victorious farewell to White Hart Lane after 118 years as Mauricio Pochettino's side outmanoeuvred Manchester United . Player ratingsTottenham: Hugo Lloris 6, Kieran Trippier 7, Toby Alderweireld 6, Jan Vertonghen 7, Ben Davies 7, Victor Wanyama 9, Eric Dier 8, Dele Alli 7, Christian Eriksen 8, Son Heung-min 7, Harry Kane 8.

Arsenal send message to supporters after Tottenham defeat

It's a fantastic result for us". "Also, to close the gap on Chelsea was the most important thing". Referring to fellow player-turned-pundit Frank Lampard, who won three Premier League trophies, four FA Cups, and two League Cups during Chelsea's upward trajectory under Roman Abramovich, Henry insists until Spurs do something similar that there is no shift in power between them and Arsenal.

Sunderland boss David Moyes insists reputation intact

Clearly there has been a situation for many a year here. "It's a big game for Arsenal and that'll make it hard for us, but they also have an FA Cup final to look forward to". I didn't know exactly what was going to happen behind the scenes. "I have enjoyed every season here, which might seem unusual, but I have enjoyed my time here".

Everton make moves for Chelsea defender Baba Rahman

He has since made a full recovery and is expected to be match fit for August. It has been reported that Everton have asked about signing the 22-year-old left-back, who joined Chelsea from Augsburg for a transfer fee reported by The Daily Mail to be worth £14 million.

Nadal snaps winless streak vs Djokovic to reach Madrid Open final

The Spaniard looks in ominous form with just over two weeks to go till the start of the French Open as he stretched his flawless record on clay this season to 14-0 with a dominant display. That attitude saw him take an early service break to silence the partisan crowd in Madrid, but Nadal was able to break back in the sixth game as Thiem paid for his aggression with too many unforced errors.

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals: Game 7 prediction

Every article you read regarding the Penguins and their Game 7 fate showcase the Pens in a negative light, and for good reason. We talk about win first game and then going to Pittsburgh and win another game. "There's no doubt that for me experience, when you have it, is a good thing", Vigneault said on a conference call Sunday. Marc-Andre Fleury finished with 21 saves and received little help in front of him.

United goes club-record 25 games unbeaten but draw is costly

Swansea gained a vital point in their relegation battle while Manchester United lost two points in their fight for the top four. Man Utd have reached double figures for home league draws for only the second time in their history (11 in 1980/81).

Wenger praises Sanchez; discusses Giroud, Welbeck dilemma

It was Sanchez' 14th away goal of the season in the Premier League and Wenger said: " Alexis showed exactly what he's about tonight ". "He's very good in a small space and once he has the ball in the box he's unsafe". It's a tight hamstring. "We still feel we could finish eighth, but we know everything has to go for us", Hughes added. "Huge win for Arsenal ", Keown said.

Champions Trophy: India will play in competition

BCCI had missed the April 25 deadline following issues with the International Cricket Council (ICC) over revenue sharing. They were there even in 2013 and will have an integral role to play at the top. But this time, India will have a new leader and all eyes will be on Virat Kohli in his first big ICC tournament as India's captain. "In fact his franchise has been magnanimous to accept our request of resting him", said Prasad.

Olivier Giroud: 'We will keep fighting'

Giroud, 30, scored twice in Arsenal's victory at the Bet365 and has joked that he will be a Hammers fan for the day. And a fine Arsenal move then saw them grab the lead as Hector Bellerin ran on to Francis Coquelin's through-ball and delivered a cross that Giroud met with a tap-in.