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Why wasn't Sidney Crosby reviewed for a concussion after head-first crash?

Anyone who watched Crosby go headfirst into the boards late in the first period of Game 6 against the Washington Capitals had a hard time understanding how the concussion spotters, both at the PPG Paints Arena and in the player safety room in NY, could not have immediately ordered him off the Penguins' bench and off the ice for further observation.

Klopp primed to spend to bolster Liverpool

That said, a top-class defensive acquisition to cover the loss of Sakho and any further potential absentees was sorely needed by a side who are very top-heavy. Jürgen Klopp had marshalled the Reds with unprecedented efficiency, with the club having lost just two games in the first half of the season. "We are a club without financial problems".

Man dies after falling during Reds-Cubs game at Wrigley Field

He finished his afternoon having struck out seven and walked two. RANGERS 8, PHILLIES 4: At Arlington, Texas, Ryan Rua hit a tiebreaking three-run homer and Texas stretched their MLB-best winning streak to nine games with a victory over Philadelphia.

Isaiah Thomas Lobbies Hard For Calls After Game 4 Blowout Loss

The Washington Wizards have stormed back in their second-round playoff series with consecutive wins against the Boston Celtics, which obviously led to different attitudes after the game. If Thomas took care of the ball the final score might have looked different: Washington scored 34 points off turnovers, 21 in the third period alone.

Arsenal, Lyon target Lacazette declares he's leaving Lyon

Lacazette has been the subject of transfer speculation for the past several seasons, and this summer the 25-year-old - a product of Lyon's academy - has been linked with Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Atletico Madrid. The player is yet to sign a new contract at the club and could leave. "The weather is great, my team-mates are some of the best you can have and I am working with a great coach".

Duke Product Irving Helps Cavs Annhilate The Boston Celtics In Playoffs

Celtics players rallied around the notion that they've rallied out of an 0-2 hole once already in these playoffs, against the Chicago Bulls. "We're in a good groove as a team, and we want to try to continue that going home". As a team, the Cavaliers converted 48 of their 85 looks from the field and 19 of their 39 attempts from three-point range. Out of the timeout, James buried another three-pointer, and Irving followed with a 29-foot triple of his own from the right wing.

Always Dreaming looks very much for real as Preakness awaits

The Sunland Derby victor should be closing late. Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming was the morning line favorite at 4-5, followed by Classic Empire at 3-1. Classic Empire's troubles are well-documented. Always Dreaming has been a special horse since his roots, which can be traced right back here to Tampa Bay.

Mumbai Indians in final of IPL-10, beat KKR by six wickets

We kept losing wickets and could never target any particular bowler. Proud, because we put everything we could. They put in everything they could. "We made those kind of mistakes and a bad game like today haunted us badly". Four out of five of Kolkata's lowest team scores have come against the Indians, with Sri Lankan Lasith Malinga a feature in all but one encounter dating back to 2008.

Big man leads Celtics to big win in series decider

Then Kelly Olynyk and the bench came up huge in Game 7 against the pesky Wizards . In a crucial stretch in the second half, John Wall, who had a tremendous season, missed 11 consecutive shots. Both teams were a little tight in the early going with neither team scoring a field goal in the first two minutes of action. Washington's dominance allowed its offense to jump out in transition with 10 fast-break points in the first half.

Arsenal fans unimpressed with Denayer swap deal rumours

But the Spaniard is willing to sacrifice the player if it helps to land Sanchez, who he worked with at Barcelona. Like his teammate Alexis Sanchez, Özil has just one year remaining on his contract at the club and has so far refused to sign a new deal leading to speculation he will be leaving the club this summer.

Cavs take 3-0 lead; Spurs up

Playing without its All-Star point guard, Toronto gave the Cavaliers all they could handle for the first three quarters. Cavaliers forward LeBron James , right, shoots over Raptors forward Serge Ibaka during the second half of Game 3 of their second-round series Friday night in Toronto .

Kante: Chelsea Targeting All Four Titles

Kante insisted that he was not even the best player at Chelsea after he was presented with the award. "It's not only me". "Next season will be a new challenge because we are going to try to keep the title, to win the two cups (FA Cup and League Cup) and also we'll have the Champions League", Kante said.

Arizona nurse charged with sex crimes against young children

Seven children, ages 3 to 13, have been taken into protective custody, Honda said. Kohut was charged with lewd and lascivious acts with a child under 14 years old; lewd and lascivious acts, with force, with a child under 14; specific sex acts with a child under the age of 10 years old, according to police in Watsonville.

Four-goal Kane eyes golden boot after crushing Leicester

Mauricio Pochettino chose to leave out Christian Eriksen - a player who has contributed eight goals and 13 assists in the league this season - but he was barely missed by the visitors who put on a passing masterclass during the opening 45 minutes in the East Midlands.

Alexis Sanchez sends message to Arsenal stars ahead of Everton clash

One of them of course is what is happening with the manager in the future, the players who have to come in and renew contracts and all that. It remains to be seen how Arsenal supporters who are keen to see Wenger replaced as manager will react to this news, with their mood on this issue likely to be affected by the result of the FA Cup final next Saturday.

Belief in Wenger on the line in race for Champions League spot

Liverpool will end Arsenal's impressive record of finishing in the top four in 21 successive seasons under Arsene Wenger if Klopp's side beat Middlesbrough. A win over Boro should be a formality - but all of Liverpool's six league defeats have come to clubs in the bottom half. Wenger had urged fans not to boycott the Sunderland fixture in their latest protest against the Gunners boss, but when the Frenchman emerged from the tunnel before kick-off he was greeted with swathes of empty ...

Swansea boss Paul Clement confirms players partied in Ibiza this week

Spurs chairman Daniel Levy is willing to sanction a move for Sigurdsson , even if it makes them look foolish for selling him. The Swans' Premier League survival was only confirmed last weekend after Hull City's 4-0 defeat at Crystal Palace.

Records tumble as Cavs hand Celtics a hiding

With their Game 1 victory over their shoulder the Cavaliers lead the series 1-0. The Cavaliers have a special weapon, LeBron James. It's not clear yet whether Thomas will play in Game 3 Sunday, but Gerald Green expects his teammate to give it a try.

Braves' Freddie Freeman out at least 2 months with fractured left wrist

Atlanta also signed veteran first baseman James Loney , who has a.284 career average over 11 seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Rays and New York Mets. Atlanta was already thin in the infield after placing third baseman Adonis Garcia on the disabled list with Achilles tendinitis before Wednesday's game.

Jaylen Brown: Jaylen Brown scores 19 points in bad loss

The Cavaliers scored the most points, and won by the largest margin in a playoff game, in team history. James is 20-0 in playoff series when his team wins the first two games. While the basketball world screamed foul, LeBron smirked. The game tipped off about 15 minutes after the three finalists for NBA MVP were announced , and James wasn't among them.

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho takes Europa League swipe at Ajax

This is a radical - whilst also highly pragmatic - call from Mourinho, and the watching world will take great interest in how the class of tomorrow fare against the doggedness of Allardyce's Palace side. If I go for example to Rostov, the way he played in Rostov was fantastic. Being a young age, it's things like this you wish for. "Everyone goes", Mourinho said of his travelling party.

Everton make surprise demands to Chelsea over Romelu Lukaku

The Belgium global has made it clear that he wants to play in the Champions League and has refused an offer of extension. And Arsenal boss Wenger says the 24-year-old was never a realistic target when he was younger. According to The Daily Mail , it could be a move to Goodison Park as part of the deal which takes Lukaku in the opposite direction and back to Stamford Bridge.

Spurs Fan Files Lawsuit Against Pachulia, Warriors For Leonard Injury

A "devoted, lifelong" San Antonio Spurs fan has filed a lawsuit naming Zaza Pachulia and the Golden State Warriors as defendants, alleging the center's actions against Kawhi Leonard in Game 1 "devastated the quality of the Spurs' chances of being competitive" and diminished "the value of the tickets purchased by plaintiff subsequent to their purchase".

Board meeting set to decide Arsenal boss's fate

Watford are dealing with the aftermath of the announcement that manager Walter Mazzarri will leave at the end of the season, and Wenger said: "I'm always sad when managers get sacked". 'Because Arsene is essentially not a coach - and that is the second reason why I believe he didn't want me. "Actually in the original draft, I said he couldn't coach his way out of a paper bag".

Red Sox ace David Price struggles in minor league start

May. Ross has yielded seven runs on 12 hits in nine innings over eight appearances this season with the Red Sox. "I don't think it's anything serious, so I'm hoping that give it a few days and I'll be ready to roll", Alonso said. He stranded him there by striking out the side. Raffy Lopez smoked a solo home run on the second pitch of the inning to give the Bisons a 1-0 lead.

Cavs send Celtics to second straight disheartening loss

I don't care if you win by 200 points", Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said. He scored his 30 points on just 18 attempts, hitting 12 - or one fewer than the Celtics' aforementioned quartet of masons. The Cavs win their second straight over the number one-seeded Celtics in Boston . Boston Celtics Game 2 (live stream online and score here) of the Western Conference Finals resumes tonight with the Cavs leading the Eastern Conference series 1-0 in the 2017 NBA Playoffs.

San Antonio Apurs Dominated by Warriors in Game 2 of West Finals

Leonard landed on Pachulia's extended foot, tweaking his sprained ankle and forcing him to leave the game. San Antonio has been outscored by 61 points since Leonard exited Game 1 of the series due to an ankle injury with just over eight minutes remaining in the third quarter.

Leon Draisaitl records historic hat trick for Oilers vs. Ducks

The victor goes to the conference final. Anton Slepyshev made it 6-0 just 45 seconds into the second and Draisaitl had hats raining down from a crowd able to vent some pent-up frustration over critical close calls that went against Edmonton in Game 4 and Game 5 losses that had the Oilers facing elimination.

Cavaliers pummel Celtics in record-setting fashion

The Celtics also had 21 turnovers, which led to 23 Cleveland points. This was the last thing the Celtics needed, with the severity of his injury still being unknown as well as his status for Game 3, this could be the finishing blow to the Celtics Finals hopes.

Home Sports Boxing Canelo vs. Chavez Jr

The fight is done. "He's a good fighter, but I've been taking care of my conditioning and training", Chavez said. But me and my side we are ready to go. On September 16 . As soon as the announcement was made, a highlight package for Golovkin was shown and Golovkin made his way to the ring . "The era of Canelo is the best because I fought the best".

International Olympic Committee evaluation commission kicks off Paris visit

With just one swimming pool and an Olympic Village to build, the renovation of the transport system being planned for 2022, Paris 2024 claim they are 95 percent equipped to host a third Games after 1900 and 1924. "2024-2028 is not a matter of discussion". If Paris is awarded the 2024 Games, the infrastructure budget is expected to total 3 billion euros, with operational costs of 3.2 billion euros.

National Hockey League playoffs 2017: Ducks vs

A confident Johansen said he feels that the Predators journey through the postseason prepared them well for either team that emerged to face them. That's not exactly how it happened , though. Watson then put the Predators ahead early in the second period with his first playoff goal, banking his shot in off Anaheim defenseman Sami Vatanen.

Halep eases into Italian Open semis

Halep beat Kontaveit in the Miami Open recently and wasted no time in gaining the upper hand over the Estonian, breaking twice to take a 3-0 lead. The Russian finally got herself onto the scoreboard as she put in some consistent serves, holding her serve to prevent Halep from running away with the set.

Appointment of Mueller could complicate other probes into alleged Russian meddling

Trump undercut that timeline in an interview last week, but in a news conference on Thursday, he said he relied on Rosenstein's recommendation to make his decision. This means he has wide latitude to investigate anything having to do with Russia's meddling in the elections, including whether or not Trump's campaign has ties to Russian Federation, and whether or not Trump obstructed justice when he fired Comey.

Chasing free agent Gordon Hayward 'No. 1 focus' for Celtics

Thomas wouldn't divulge the full nature of their conversations but said Fultz is excited for the possibility of being the top pick and playing in Boston. "We understand that he's from Los Angeles, but we're going to draft whoever can help the Celtics regardless of where the players want to play". "The Boston Celtics star point guard, who stands at a towering 5'9" (and that's being generous), was asked by Good Morning America's T.J.