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by | March 04, 2018 | 15:43

Overall this was a statement type of game with the Bruins defeating Pittsburgh 8-4 with five of their eight goals coming in the first period alone. Nash had a goal and an assist, and Gionta had two assists. The Penguins, who haven't won in Boston in over three years, were outplayed substantially by the Bruins in the opening period, but managed to slip three by All Star Tuukka Rask on just seven shots.

by | March 04, 2018 | 15:20

BRENDAN RODGERS could pair Odsonne Edouard with Moussa Dembele and unleash them both on Rangers . "We got off to a brilliant start and Shinnie's driving runs from full-back were a key part of that in the first half". Rodgers also heaped lavish praise on Dembele after his two quick-fire second half goals - one a controversial penalty - settled any Parkhead jitters.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:16

It was Britain's first gold medal of these home championships in Birmingham and the crowds showed their approval by creating the loudest cheers of the four-day event so far. But she proved her doubters wrong in Birmingham by dominating the world championships. This success serves as vindication of Johnson-Thompson's bold decision 16 months ago to leave home in Liverpool to train in Montpellier with a new coach, Bertrand Valcin.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:34

Phil Mickelson and Sergio Garcia were two behind. Oh, and he can putt - as evidenced by his 14-footer for par at the 18th hole on Saturday to secure the most unlikely of 54-hole advantages (as an aside, he also has a vintage fist pump). On Thursday following a 72 that Thomas said was "probably the worst I've ever felt over the ball in my life", last week's victor at the Honda Classic was back in familiar form with a course-record 62 on Day 3 that lifted him into the top 10.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:10

Edgar gets caught with a big elbow and he's hurt. Brian Ortega will step up to the task of taking on Edgar and put his undefeated record on the line. "The guy is so incredible and well-rounded", White said of Ortega. If he does land a takedown, he should look to get to mount and wear "T-City" down with ground strikes.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:01

After Gafford carried the Razorbacks late in the second half on January 13, the 6-foot-11 freshman had a team-high 16 points Saturday, but Missouri also benefited from his struggles with foul trouble. Porter found Tilmon wide open under the basket for a dunk that sent Mizzou Arena's decibel meter up a few clicks and extended Missouri's lead to 34-29 with 2:55 left in the first half.

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:38

Sunday's Pennzoil 400 presented by Jiffy Lube will air live beginning at 1 p.m. MT (3 p.m. ET) on Fox, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Channel 90 and PRN. Las Vegas native Kurt Busch qualified right behind Harvick at 190.067 miles per hour in his Stewart-Haas Racing Ford, while Martin Truex Jr .

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:30

The Jayhawks had already secured the top seed in next week's Big 12 Conference Tournament. The Sooners will face Oklahoma State in the opening game of the Big 12 Men's Championship on Wednesday night at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri.

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:31

A 6-year-old mare by Street Cry, Winx holds the record for the most Group 1 wins by an Australian-based horse, surpassing the 15 victories by the brilliant sprinter Black Caviar from 2009-13. 'Her attitude is fantastic. 'She is a great story, it's a good way to portray our support. "It was just her and me in the middle of the track", Bowman said.

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:28

The tenth saw Wilder produce his most explosive and most defining round of his career, knocking down Ortiz twice to seal victory snatching victory from the jaws of defeat. Wilder, 32, was fighting at Barclays Center for the third time in his last five bouts as the Alabama native defended his title for the seventh time.

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:13

Sadio Mane wrapped up the points for Liverpool after the interval, while Salah saw two penalty appeals rejected by Graham Scott as he looked to add to his tally. We were 2-0 up [at Anfield in April 2016] and drew 2-2, and at Newcastle he knew [the 1-1 draw in October 2017] was lucky for them. 'Yeah, little bit, but also to keep them all going and in good shape, ' Klopp told BT Sport when asked why Lovren was starting.

by | March 04, 2018 | 08:53

The former UCF linebacker wore a prosthetic arm during the drill since he does not have his left hand. Hearing the crowd and having the juices flowing, I felt it. Shaquem became a top player for the Knights, totaling 33.5 tackles for loss and 18.5 sacks his final two seasons, but making it to the next level is a greater challenge for everyone.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:58

Prior to the operation, Dr. Lasmar said: "Neymar suffered a fracture to the fifth metatarsal, it is an important fracture in a foot bone". At the Mater Dei de Belo Horizonte hospital, an entire wing has been reserved for Neymar and his entourage, and staff have been warned to uphold the facility's policy regarding confidentiality, said GloboEsporte.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:34

Bottom line is Schneider wants to be flexible with his roster, and that starts with an initial purge of players for picks (or for young players still on their rookie contracts). "He just had his second surgery on the other side, which was a much more minor surgery, just a cleanup but also with his Achilles". Carroll also revealed a Sherman had a surgery on his other Achilles in the last few weeks.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:20

The duo has been in a phenomenal form this season. "Now we are enjoying this good moment together and hopefully, it will continue like this until the end". "Then with his talent, he can decide the game". There appear to be few doubts in the Atletico starting 11 with Thomas Partey earning a place alongside Gabi Fernandez in central midfield, while Barca will field their strongest starting 11 with the only doubt being whether Phillipe Coutinho , Ousman Dembele or Paulinho completes a ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:42

While the match didn't get out of hand for the visitors, the result was never in doubt. Nobody endured rough patches as Mauricio Pochettino's crew went about their business with industry and a required pinch of flair. Huddersfield are in a position where they need points too. Harry Kane will lead the line despite Fernando Llorente's impressive hat-trick in a 6-1 win over Rochdale in the FA Cup .

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:31

One of the most disruptive players in college football past year, Hurst was expected to go in the first round after being named first-team All-American. This is a concerning development regardless for Hurst, who is considered to be a potential first-round selection. That said, the team has 2 fourth round picks and it might be worth it then to take a risk on Hurst hoping that you find an elite talent on the cheap.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:22

Arsenal were humiliated by Manchester City in the EFL Cup final last week, before a second 3-0 defeat to the Sky Blues in the league just days later. That's unfortunate because he has done so much for the British game. "Any game plan we will have against Arsenal will be no different on Sunday had it been a week ago, two weeks ago", he said .

by | March 04, 2018 | 03:39

I want to get drafted to a team that knows exactly what they're getting". "And honestly I feel like I let my self down, I let my teammates down during this last season when I turned the ball over so much". "Because I felt like it was just the best decision for me", Darnold said Friday. "It was a really good eye-opener for me, and I'm super pumped that I got to see previous year what was going to happen and kind of seeing it through now".

by | March 04, 2018 | 01:25

Many wondered how Brook would react coming off back to back defeats against Golovkin and Errol Spence and after suffering injuries to his eyes in both fights. We've got the money and the promo stuff, so why can't we make that happen. He talks now of the haunting sound it made - like "a crab claw popping". "That's my drug and I can't wait to get back in there".

by | March 04, 2018 | 01:13

Even with what seems to be a watered-down market for his services , Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry continues to be bandied about in trades. Landry led the National Football League with 112 catches for 987 yards and nine touchdowns. While those are top-tier numbers, questions have been raised about whether he should be paid like a No.

by | March 04, 2018 | 00:47

Leicester City will welcome AFC Bournemouth to the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon and the club will be able to call upon one of their influential players for the match. Leicester , Premier League champions in 2015-16, progressed further than any other English side in Europe's elite club competition last season and as a result, ticket revenues were boosted by 42 percent despite a third straight year of frozen season ticket prices.

by | March 04, 2018 | 00:40

Both the Swans and Hammers were beaten 4-1 last time out at Brighton and Liverpool respectively, leaving them still entrenched in a relegation battle, and the former West Ham frontman has urged his former team to make no mistakes when the sides go head-to-head at the weekend.

by | March 04, 2018 | 00:39

Within six overs from England's spin-pair, New Zealand went from 80-1 to 103-6, a defining period of the game which clinched it eventually for the visitors. Morgan top scored for the tourists with 48 off 71 while Stokes contributed 39 off 73. Stokes, such an irresistible all-round force in England's victory on Wednesday, found himself with a much tougher proposition here and was twice struck while having to also twice sway away from balls that bounced alarmingly.

by | March 03, 2018 | 23:41

Speaking amid the reflection a birthday can bring, he said: "When I started as a manager I was 36, I said, "Okay, I will be a manager and my limit is 50". Pochettino's men had absolutely dominated the first half , enjoying 75 per cent of the possession, but the fact they were only 1-0 up meant there was still work to do.

by | March 03, 2018 | 23:10

Despite trailing league leaders Barcelona by 15 points, Zinedine Zidane still holds the belief that a title challenge is possible. The pressure on Zidane piles up following his side's lost to Espanyol in the mid-week clash between the teams .

by | March 03, 2018 | 22:50

He was placed on the reserve/left squad list by the Redskins in September after leaving the team, which left him ineligible to play for the entire season. The Cardinals don't have a quarterback under contract for 2018, although 11-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald made his best pitch to Cousins at an impromptu meeting at an Atlanta airport.

by | March 03, 2018 | 22:40

Brad Stevens reiterated on Saturday that Gordon Hayward (leg) will not play again this season. Though there have been whispers indicating that he might return this season, coach Stevens stated that Hayward is "still a super long way from even being in a 1-on-1 workout where he's cutting".

by | March 03, 2018 | 22:27

Liverpool showed the lack of consistency that plagues them to this day when they lost 1-0 to Coventry in their very next game while Newcastle's downward spiral continued, culminating in Keegan's famous "I will love it" rant. Liverpool will assess James Milner , who is nursing an injury, and ill pair Georginio Wijnaldum and Ben Woodburn. Sometimes we play 4-4-1-1, 4-4-2 and I play second striker or I play striker.

by | March 03, 2018 | 21:19

And that means that regardless of Newcastle's current place in the Premier League pecking order, they will be a team to worry about. A 5-0 win in the first game in Portugal virtually assures the Reds of a spot in the quarter-finals and Klopp has adopted a strict policy of rotation after watching his players burn out in his previous two seasons as Liverpool boss.

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:50

Rakitic skills match him perfectly with the kind of player that Mourinho is looking for and being that the Croatian may struggle for playing time next season if Griezmann signs, this move makes complete sense for both clubs and United must be ready to pay a hefty price for him.

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:37

The cab took two hours to turn up, then the pair endured an often-terrifying six-hour drive, but Muir made it to the team hotel for 11pm and secured a bronze medal last night. Unbeaten over 5000m outdoors in 2017, Obiri finished fourth in 8:49.66, one place ahead of reigning U.S. indoor 1500m and 3000m champion Shelby Houlihan, who ran a strong last lap to finish fifth in 8:50.38, overhauling Ethiopia's Fantu Worku (8:50.54) and Klosterhalfen (8:51.79) in the final 200m.

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:37

Burnley defender Matt Lowton is looking forward to seeing former teammate Michael Keane when Everton visit today. "You never know what to expect but I feel like I have a good relationship with all the fans, and it would be nice. But we will relish the challenge. I thought he was brought in to keep them up and he's kept them up quicker than they thought he would. The club's restricted budget and facilities must be taken into account when analysing Burnley's season as a whole and many ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:34

Nadal, 32, withdrew from this week's Mexican Open in Acapulco on Tuesday ahead of his opening round match against Feliciano Lopez, pulling out during a final practice session. The injury I suffered during training right before Acapulco is in the same basic area as the injury I suffered in Melbourne [during the Australian Open ].

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:05

Ryanair have said all flights to and from East Midlands, Leeds Bradford, Edinburgh and Glasgow airports are cancelled today. STORM EMMA brought Ireland to a standstill on Friday, with carriers forced to cancel flights as a result of the weather.