Westbrook sets National Basketball Association triple-double record

PORTLAND, Ore . (AP) - The Portland Trail Blazers clinched the final playoff spot in the Western Conference on Sunday when Denver lost to Oklahoma City 106-105. "I think he's become a better player". "There's some players that feel like every d... More..

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Best without a major? Westwood alone in his class

I've enjoyed every minute. This time, the Englishman blinked first. Five years ago, Garcia said he didn't have the skills to win a major. "I still believed", Garcia said. And I'm glad it was because of what...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Police probing 'Islamist link' after Dortmund blasts

The bus was damaged at 18:15 BST on Tuesday - 90 minutes before kick-off - when it was about six miles from the Westfalenstadion in Dortmund . Koehler says authorities have "significant doubts" about anoth...More..

Capitals favored to come out of East, but it won't be easy
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Capitals favored to come out of East, but it won't be easy

That includes the NHL's Stanley Cup Playoffs , as NHL.com has been running a bracket challenge in recent years. This year, the Metropolitan Division dominated the regular season with four teams finishing ove...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Darryl Sittler say players, fans lose when Olympics is off the table

Some players, however, have already said they would play in Pyeongchang no matter what and the NHL's decision also earned a rebuke from the players' union. I understand that perk. Most players know nothing of t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger 'determined to put things right' after Palace loss

Bellerin sought to meet the Arsenal faithful at full-time following the loss but was instead booed, leading to the full-back turning and walking away before being consoled by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. There is...More..

Sanju Samson Smashes IPL 10's First Century, Twitter Celebrates
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Sanju Samson Smashes IPL 10's First Century, Twitter Celebrates

Next ball Zampa had his revenge as he bowled the number three, but Morris' blistering onslaught - which included three sixes - saw 76 come from the last four overs. The former started off at a brisk pace, cro...More..

Yankees' Gary Sanchez out 4 weeks with biceps strain
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Yankees' Gary Sanchez out 4 weeks with biceps strain

The injured Yankees catcher thanked his fans for all the well wishes and wrote - both in English and Spanish - that his strained right biceps felt "much better today". "Romine and Higgy are going to have to s...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Thunder star Russell Westbrook resting against Timberwolves

That NBA season was the first and only time a player averaged a triple-double until Westbrook achieved the feat this season. The crowd gave Westbrook a standing ovation after he broke Robertson's record wit...More..

India to face Canada in Davis Cup World Group Play-offs
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

India to face Canada in Davis Cup World Group Play-offs

India advanced to the Playoffs with 4-1 victories over both New Zealand and Uzbekistan in the first and second round respectively, in Group I of the Asia/Oceania zone. Along with compatriot Daniel Nestor, P...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Players Who Should Be Sold After Crystal Palace Loss

Wenger is regarded as Arsenal's most successive manager ever, but his reputation has become tarnished in recent seasons after his failure to win major silverware. His side suffered their heaviest loss of a wr...More..

Rose, Garcia share Masters lead, setting up drama-filled final round
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Rose, Garcia share Masters lead, setting up drama-filled final round

KEY TEE TIMES: Rose and Garcia , 2:45 p.m.; Fowler and Spieth , 2:35 p.m. "We were playing well, but we weren't really making inroads towards the lead, and chose to stay patient, because that's the only c...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Crosby, McDavid, Matthews players to watch in NHL playoffs

Pittsburgh has an 8-1 record versus Washington in those nine series. The first game I'll try to do my best. Even though the Rangers finished 6 points behind Columbus, they get to come through the Atlantic Divis...More..

Rangers opening playoffs with road test in Montreal
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Rangers opening playoffs with road test in Montreal

If you don't care about how things look on paper, then don't ignore the fact that NY are more proven in recent seasons than Montreal on the ice in the post-season. But the team knows that it's a clean slate on ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Fernando Alonso to miss Monaco GP to race at Indy 500

Two-time Formula One champion and three-time runner up Fernando Alonso will be in a auto owned by Andretti Autosport this May. Michael Andretti, himself a former McLaren driver, has no doubt Alonso can be...More..

Griezmann goal prevents Real Madrid derby victory
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Griezmann goal prevents Real Madrid derby victory

Madrid said that Pepe "has been diagnosed with fractures in the seventh and eighth ribs on the left side". It's added in the report that the French media have suggested that Real Madrid are also preparing ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Westbrook sets National Basketball Association record with 42nd triple-double

The Rockets superstar has averages of 29.2 points, 8.1 rebounds and 11.2 assists this season. With just 2.9 seconds left in the game, Westbrook sprint around a screen, caught the ball and knocked out a 36 foo...More..

Profile of U.S. Masters champion Garcia
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Profile of U.S. Masters champion Garcia

Then the duo were tied again when Garcia parred and Rose bogeyed the par-4 17th after hitting his approach shot into the bunker short of the green. On the extra hole, Rose pushed his tee shot to the right nea...More..

Arsenal want Wenger for 2 years…and then more!
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Arsenal want Wenger for 2 years…and then more!

As Arsenal captain Theo Walcott admitted: "Palace wanted it more ". The visiting fans turned on their players - " You're not fit to wear the shirt ", they sang - and their beleaguered manager. Flamini made...More..

Anaheim's Honda Center a mountain Calgary must conquer in playoffs
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Anaheim's Honda Center a mountain Calgary must conquer in playoffs

No team enters the postseason hotter than the Anaheim Ducks , who have won four in a row and haven't lost a game in regulation since March 10, which was 15 games ago. “But look at how weve played the last 50 ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Germany: Pregame blasts rock soccer team bus; player injured

In Hannover, in November 2015, Germany's global soccer friendly against the Netherlands was canceled just before kickoff after police feared an explosive device might be detonated at the stadium. The injured po...More..

Wenger: Top Four Is A Trophy, I'll Soon Announce My Future Plans
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wenger: Top Four Is A Trophy, I'll Soon Announce My Future Plans

Arsenal requires a top-four finish in order to qualify for the Champions League next season. "We were not completely at our best because of the pressure, but we showed mental strength and did not lie down", W...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Juventus recorded a comprehensive 3-0 win over Barcelona

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri: "I must congratulate my players, but there is another match to play". Dybala told reporters: "We played a great game and we made the best of the chances we had and it i...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Hector Bellerin applauds Arsenal fans after loss... immediately regrets his decision

The sixth-placed Gunners needed three points to keep them in the hunt for Champions League qualification, but the defeat leaves them seven points off the pace. "I mean if you're not in the top four, are players...More..

Pakistan defeat West Indies to win ODI series
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Pakistan defeat West Indies to win ODI series

Mohammed was at the center of the first win, producing a magical unbeaten 91 from 58 balls to take the Man-of-the-Match title. Brathwaite who is well remembered for hitting four consecutive sixes in a last-ov...More..

Iwobi: Arsenal will make Top Four
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Iwobi: Arsenal will make Top Four

The result on Sunday did go some way in pulling the fans back to rallying behind the team, but it remains to be seen if they end protests to see the removal of their long-serving manager at the end of the seaso...More..

Egypt's Christians bury dead after ISIS church bombings
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Egypt's Christians bury dead after ISIS church bombings

They expressed solidarity with Christians in Egypt . Christians also prayed for the souls of the departed ones who had lost their lives in the incidents. Lawmakers said the state of emergency - Egypt's fir...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Emmitt Smith Congratulates Sergio Garcia for Fighting Through 'A Varsity'

One finds it hard to imagine that Garcia would have to go through a 17-year-drought at the majors despite being among the world's best. He was 19 and already heralded as a star and the most likely rival for T...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

San Bernardino school shooter threatened his wife

Burguan said that Anderson had apparently been trying to get Smith to return to their home recently, but "she was resistant to that". Those two died from their injuries. "And we had to do it calmly and we walke...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

MVP Slipping Away From Harden

This is a series that features two great teams, to be sure, but all eyes are on Harden and Westbrook . If Russell Westbrook didn't have the MVP award locked up before his historic performance on Sunday night...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Murphy has 5 RBIs in Nats' 8-3 win over Cards

The over is 4-0 in the past four head-to-head matchups as well, according to the OddsShark MLB Database , and Gonzalez saw three of his previous four starts go over too prior to his first start this year. Go...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Police investigating 'in all directions' in Dortmund blasts

The vehicle had foreign auto plates, said the newspaper, which also added that police believed the explosives were a particular type of pipe-bomb. "The bus has been damaged in two places". She said the direct...More..

Celtics pull away from Cavs, Warriors' streak ended
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Celtics pull away from Cavs, Warriors' streak ended

James, 32, who hasn't played in the last regular-season game since 2007, logged 47 minutes in Sunday's overtime loss at Atlanta. James is attempting to reach the Finals for the seventh straight time . After bl...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Kevin Durant practices, set to play Saturday in return

He added, "We had some bright spots, some good runs, got some good spurts". "We know how good they are". The return of their core four players gives them a starting five unmatched in the National Basketball A...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Bulls crush Magic, move closer to playoff berth

Emergency starter Jerian Grant had 17 points and a career-high 11 assists on Monday night, and the Chicago Bulls routed the Orlando Magic 122-75 to move closer to a postseason berth. 5 Eastern Conference play...More..