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Sports Salah & Firmino make Champions League history for Liverpool with record goals
Author: 0 Salah & Firmino make Champions League history for Liverpool with record goals

Salah's strike, moreover, was his eighth in this year's Champions League , a mark no Liverpool player had ever managed in the competition. "We are here and we deserved it, and I am really happy about that". "The first half was so good", added Guardiola. If you don't score the second and the third then it's not easy again. The turning point came seconds later when Sane turned into an empty net after Loris Karius's punch came back off his own player James Milner .

Sports Knicks' options after firing Jeff Hornacek
Author: 0 Knicks' options after firing Jeff Hornacek

Knicks brass evidently did not agree, as Hornacek, who was hired by Mills and Phil Jackson in the summer of 2016, helmed the team to his second straight disappointing season. Still just 43 years of age, Stackhouse is one of the youngest and most promising coaching prospects in the National Basketball Association. With a nERD of 37.1, the Knicks finished the year ranked 23rd in our National Basketball Association power rankings.

Sports 76ers win franchise-record 15th straight in beating Hawks
Author: 0 76ers win franchise-record 15th straight in beating Hawks

And even as the points went up, apparently so did the missing - there were 82,311 defensive rebounds league-wide going into Wednesday night, and that was another National Basketball Association record. The 76ers are average on the defensive end, ranking 13 by allowing 105.3 points a game. Simmons, who also has 648 assists, could also finish as high as fifth all-time among rookies for assists.

Sports Cameroon athletes have gone missing from the Commonwealth Games
Author: 0 Cameroon athletes have gone missing from the Commonwealth Games

Games officials said the athletes had not breached their visas and were able to move around Australia as they liked, ABC News reported. Adding to the confusion of the situation, a Cameroon official told reporters at the Games boxing venue none of his athletes were missing.

Sports Ronaldo penalty sends Real through after thrilling Juve fightback
Author: 0 Ronaldo penalty sends Real through after thrilling Juve fightback

Poland keeper Wojciech Szczesny came on but couldn't stop Ronaldo's powerful shot into the top corner of the net before the Portugal raced to the corner flag while tearing off his shirt and pozing Tarzan-style before jubilant Madrid fans. Today it was the same for us. He has 13 goals in 40 appearances in all competitions for the Stamford Bridge outfit, however, prior to his coming to the EPL, he has won two Champions League titles with the Galacticos.

Sports President signs sex trafficking bill into law
Author: 0 President signs sex trafficking bill into law

Aside from Backpage, Wagner said just the introduction of the bill has disrupted "87% of the global ad volume". Ambrose has sued Backpage.com and testified before the U.S. Even Yvonne Ambrose of Chicago had to wipe away a tear. The founders were charged with alleged prostitution and money laundering. But a week ago, prosecutors finally secured the first conviction in her death when Charles McFee admitted he delivered her to Hazley for a finder's fee he apparently never received.

Sports Golden Knights beat Kings for first postseason win in franchise history
Author: 0 Golden Knights beat Kings for first postseason win in franchise history

Shea Theodore's first-period goal was all the Golden Knights needed to secure their first playoff win in franchise history Wednesday night. If that's the Fleury that shows up against the Kings , Vegas could be in for an early exit. But in a season filled with ups and downs, they then reeled off eight consecutive victories. This good be where Jeff Carter comes in, though. That could be part of the reason why the Kings were on a roller-coaster ride.

Sports Paige Retires From In-Ring Competition in the RAW After WrestleMania
Author: 0 Paige Retires From In-Ring Competition in the RAW After WrestleMania

Taking the mic last night at Raw , Paige said its been hard to stay on the sidelines, but she wanted to be honest with the fans and confirm her retirement. "As much as it hurts me to say this, now I'm going to have to go and find something else", Paige said. She thanked the other female wrestlers while adding how proud she is of the women's division in WWE .

Sports Ronaldo sends Madrid into CL semi-finals
Author: 0 Ronaldo sends Madrid into CL semi-finals

Juventus have won more away games against Real Madrid than any other side in all European competition [three]. "In view of the two legs both teams would have deserved to move on to the next phase". 120th goal in 150 Champions League appearances. Zinedine Zidane's side will now be in the draw for the semi-finals on Friday, where they could meet Liverpool , Bayern Munich or AS Roma , who knocked out Barcelona last night in a similar fashion to what Max Allegri would have hoped ...

Sports Nuggets prepare for T-Wolves with playoffs on the line
Author: 0 Nuggets prepare for T-Wolves with playoffs on the line

The Nuggets finished the season with a record of 46-36. The Minnesota Timberwolves reported today that fewer than 1,000 tickets remain for Wednesday evening's game against the Denver Nuggets at Target Center. Although Taj Gibson only put up eight points and six rebounds in 35 minutes, he was tasked with defending Nikola Jokic late in the game and did a phenomenal job with a very physical approach.

Sports David Price exits Red Sox game after one inning
Author: 0 David Price exits Red Sox game after one inning

When he caught the ball, Austin slid in hard and on Holt's side of the base, sticking out his left foot. Benches cleared, but nothing would come of it, until the top of the seventh when Joe Kelly drilled Austin with a 98 miles per hour fastball.

Sports Russell Westbrook makes history with another triple-double season
Author: 0 Russell Westbrook makes history with another triple-double season

For any other guard, that'd be a tall task, but not for Westbrook. He had already clinched a double-digit assist average against the Heat. Looking at the betting trends, the Grizzlies are 7-20 ATS in their last 27 games following a loss of more than 10 points, 4-1 ATS in their last five games following a loss and 6-2 ATS in their last eight games overall.

Sports IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals trump Delhi Daredevils in rain-affected game
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals trump Delhi Daredevils in rain-affected game

Royals were not flawless in the match but got the better of Delhi , who are still finding their best combination and were somewhat affected by the rain interruption. Boult, however, won't have been completely happy with that over thanks to some breathtaking batting from Sanju Samson who dispatched him for a boundary and six and Ajinkya Rahane completing the over with a four.

Sports Real Madrid look to avoid Barca-like collapse
Author: 0 Real Madrid look to avoid Barca-like collapse

During the game, Benatia and the rest of them had already been kicking us from behind. Real sit fourth in La Liga , 15 points behind Barcelona , while a shock defeat to Leganes in the Copa del Rey means they have only one chance of a major trophy.

Sports Options for United States military strike on Syria run the gamut, official says
Author: 0 Options for United States military strike on Syria run the gamut, official says

Prime Minister Theresa May held phone conversations Tuesday discussing how the West should act in order to reinforce an worldwide prohibition against chemical warfare. The Syrian regime and its ally Russian Federation have rejected claims of a chemical attack, with President Vladimir Putin warning against any "provocation and speculation on this matter".

Sports Stunned Barcelona captain Iniesta: This could be my last Champions League game
Author: 0 Stunned Barcelona captain Iniesta: This could be my last Champions League game

Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts after missing a scoring chance during the Champions League quarterfinal second leg soccer match between Roma and FC Barcelona at Rome's Olympic Stadium, Tuesday, April 10, 2018. If we gave them those second balls, they were already in the right place to make three or four passes. "We want to be contending for the Champions League title year after year", Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu said.

Sports Buffon:
Author: 0 Buffon: "The referee has a rubbish bin where his heart should be"

Cristiano Ronaldo converted the spot-kick to send Zinedine Zidane's side through to the final four but it was not without its controversy and carnage as Buffon bowed out in Zidane-esque fashion. It means you don't know where you are, what teams you face, what football is: you don't really know shit". "Perhaps we should also consider changing the person in charge of appointing the referees after a certain number of years, in order to avoid incidents like those that have occurred in Europe ...

Sports Kane awarded contentious goal against Stoke, but Mo Salah isn't having it
Author: 0 Kane awarded contentious goal against Stoke, but Mo Salah isn't having it

Salah , who has scored 11 goals in his last eight Premier League games, appeared to question the decision on Twitter. He's now four goals adrift of Liverpool star Mo Salah as the race for the Golden Boot continues. Liverpool have five games remaining and Tottenham have six. "I played my own game and I was really happy with the result". He completed his first 90 minutes since then at the weekend and is confident his enforced mini-break will stand him in good stead for this summer's ...

Author: 0 National Football League releases Chiefs' 2018 preseason schedule

The Bears will not play the Browns in the preseason finale for the first time since 2003. The Patriots will face the Redskins, Eagles , Panthers and Giants this preseason, the National Football League announced on Wednesday. The final dates will be set at a later time . The Ravens will also have two games that will be nationally televised. The Ravens host their neighbors to the south for the second-straight year and lead the all-time preseason series with Washington, 7-3.

Sports Wildcats finish seventh in Rabinovitz tournament
Author: 0 Wildcats finish seventh in Rabinovitz tournament

Rabinovitz tournament, the Wildcats now have a 4-7 record to build on. "She has been with us the longest and her stroke techniques are really good", Lepps said. "I'm just swinging at good pitches and knowing what I can hit and knowing what to lay off off", Tucker said. But that hasn't stopped Odum's current group from developing their own pride.

Sports Game Ejections Follow Bench-Clearing Brawl At Coors Field
Author: 0 Game Ejections Follow Bench-Clearing Brawl At Coors Field

Benches clear as a brawl breaks out between the Colorado Rockies and the San Diego Padres in the third inning at Coors Field on April 11, 2018. The Padres' Eric Hosmer also tried calming Arenado down. Shortly after that but still during the scrum, Ellis ended up on the ground and stood up wiping off his lip. Arenado, Perdomo, and Padres catcher A.J.

Sports Tears As South Africa Bids Farewell To Winnie Mandela
Author: 0 Tears As South Africa Bids Farewell To Winnie Mandela

Madikizela-Mandela died earlier this month at a hospital in Johannesburg, aged 81. Mandela told of Madikizela-Mandela's excitement and how she filled him with courage when he proposed. Her grandchildren described her as the best grandmother in the world. It was however her grandson Bambatha Mandela who threw the spanner in the works‚ hitting out at her critics.

Sports Giants select Bradley Chubb in Todd McShay's latest mock draft
Author: 0 Giants select Bradley Chubb in Todd McShay's latest mock draft

What if the Patriots aren't taking a quarterback and simply want to get two really good players in a draft where, again, talent is going to fall as a result of the quarterbacks up top . Now that we've seen the Lions moves in free agency, here's a new view of what the team might consider doing during the draft without factoring in any possible trades for this exercise.

Sports Kevin Durant set to decline 2019 player option with the Warriors
Author: 0 Kevin Durant set to decline 2019 player option with the Warriors

Kevin Durant signed a discounted two-year, $51 million deal with the Warriors last offseason that included an opt-out clause. However, as reported by ESPN , the decision to become an unrestricted free agent does not mean Durant will leave Golden State, as the 29-year-old will instead restructure his deal with the reigning National Basketball Association champions.

Sports Penguins confident, but wary as they face unsafe Flyers
Author: 0 Penguins confident, but wary as they face unsafe Flyers

Toronto had done well to battle back from a 3-1 series deficit to force Game 7, but then it all came apart. The move comes after Google's YouTube TV last month secured a multiyear deal to be the first-ever presenting sponsor for the NBA Finals , after renewing and extending its partnership with Major League Baseball, which includes YouTube TV's return as presenting sponsor of the World Series for 2018 and 2019 .

Sports Red Sox stay hot, clobber Yanks
Author: 0 Red Sox stay hot, clobber Yanks

Betts was 4 for 4 and scored four runs, precisely what you'd expect from your leadoff man. He is the first Red Sox pitcher in the last 100 years with seven-plus scoreless innings pitched and four or fewer hits allowed in each of his first two starts of a season.

Sports West Ham and Everton eye Man Utd flop
Author: 0 West Ham and Everton eye Man Utd flop

Joe Hart believes that West Ham United are "really risky team" thanks in no small part to the upturn in form of strike pair Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic . "I remember away at Manchester United, we were in control of the game and in the end we lost", Hazard added. "We're really looking forward to Stoke".

Sports Andre Ingram, Lakers' 32-year-old Rookie, Dishes in NBA Debut
Author: 0 Andre Ingram, Lakers' 32-year-old Rookie, Dishes in NBA Debut

Andre Ingram , left, at Staples Center, Los Angeles , CA, USA, April 10. He spent the first four years of his career with the Utah Flash, the Jazz's affiliate, before joining the Los Angeles D-Fenders, who became the South Bay Lakers when the league was rebranded as the G League this year.

Sports Marcus Rashford frustrated with Manchester United role?
Author: 0 Marcus Rashford frustrated with Manchester United role?

The England worldwide started only 14 Premier League games this season, coming off the bench another 15 times for Jose Mourinho's side. The paper quotes a United insider as saying: "Marcus was really unhappy with being left out for the [Saturday] derby".

Sports Mayor pays tribute to Winnie Mandela
Author: 0 Mayor pays tribute to Winnie Mandela

Second, it is rather disorienting, if not disheartening, that those who have cast aspersions on her moral character when she was alive, are people who could not have withstood one-hundredth of what Mama Winnie was subjected to by the apartheid monstrosity.

Sports Klopp slams 'idiots' who attacked Man City bus
Author: 0 Klopp slams 'idiots' who attacked Man City bus

He is just four goals away from a career-best season tally and says he wants to keep improving year on year. "That is how it is with all of them, if they are not 100 per cent fit they can not be involved". Sadio Mane has predicted that Mohamed Salah will return to face Manchester City in the second leg of Liverpool's Champions League quarter-final.

Author: 0 Ronda Rousey Makes WWE In-Ring Debut at WrestleMania 34

Flair has been outspoken for quite sometime now about wanting to headline a WrestleMania someday. While Rousey has rarely addressed her past losses to Holly Holm and Amanda Nunes, the former UFC women's champion was able to reflect on the end of her fighting career after making her in ring debut for WWE at WrestleMania 34 on Sunday night.

Sports Blake takes Bolt's baton as Jamaica's sprint king
Author: 0 Blake takes Bolt's baton as Jamaica's sprint king

But it was South Africa's night as Simbine snared the gold in 10.03 seconds ahead of countryman Henricho Bruintjies (10.17). Ahye takes women's 100 Ahye wonher first gold medal at a major global meet, celebrating with an air punch as she crossed the finish line in 11.14 and relegated Jamaicans Christania Williams (11.21) and Gayon Evans (11.22) to silver and bronze.

Sports Colome, Rays hold off White Sox, end 8-game skid
Author: 0 Colome, Rays hold off White Sox, end 8-game skid

These two opened their series on Monday with Tampa Bay picking up a 5-4 win over Chicago . The Rays have lost 4.0 units and are 2-2 ATS when facing a right-handed starting pitcher this season. The team has a slash-line of.234/.330/.371 over its last five matchups and is 1-4 SU during that stretch. After Snell left, the Rays used Andrew Kittredge, Matt Andriese, Weber and, reluctantly, Colome to finish.

Sports Commonwealth Games: Indian men's team defeat Malaysia to enter semis
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: Indian men's team defeat Malaysia to enter semis

Hamish Bond is one of New Zealand's great Olympians having won two golds, but he's never claimed a Commonwealth Games medal due to the simple fact rowing is not part of the Games. "Performance-wise I achieved way more than I ever wanted to do". "This morning I was having so many doubts in my mind about how exhausted I was and I was just trying to block it out.