The 5-foot-11, 213-pound Johnson rushed for 1,391 yard and 18 touchdowns last season for Auburn, including 11 scores in a three-game span. NFLDraftScout analyst Dane Brugler termed Johnson "one of the toughest backs I've ever evaluated" and praised his high pain tolerance, but made note of a lengthy injury history dating to high school.
And Fabregas, 30, has warned Chelsea FC's top four rivals that they will be fighting until the end of the season for their spot in the Champions League places. Suddenly, Chelsea looked more vulnerable, but Swansea have struggled to score goals all season. Conte spotlighted this fact in his post match news conference, and with good reason, as the Blues failed to kill off a game they should have dominated against a team that is still in serious danger of being relegated.
This follows a well-publicised projection from Hearn that the bout could gross well over £100 million from ticket sales and pay-per-view costs. We want to know where it is. I assure you that we're serious and we would be glad to sit down with you and provide proper security for the funding and work out all the details.
The sixth-seeded New Orleans Pelicans swept the three-seeded Portland Trailblazers in dominating fashion. Many of us are still haunted by a Game 7 loss to the San Antonio Spurs in the second round of the 07-08 season. So while you can never expect to stop the Warriors offense, the Pelicans have proven that they at least have a shot to contain them. By about everyone's estimation, his best season to date.
They generated 30 free throws in Game 4 and were run out of Vivint Smart Home Arena. "When we're in rotations, keeping those guys off the backboard is something that we've got to do". We know that it's going to be another war next game and we just need to be tough but at the same time mentally ready for that. They shot 43 3-pointers in Game 4, and they shot 37.2 percent from the 3-point line.
Right now I need to work on it, that's in the bullpen. Zack Wheeler has pitched solidly since returning from Class AAA Las Vegas, and Jason Vargas , whom the Mets signed to a two-year, $16 million deal in the off-season, is expected to return from a hand injury this coming week.
Farquhar, 31, is expected to remain in the hospital's neurological unit for the next few weeks, according to the White Sox. Sox pitching coach Don Cooper called it "shocking" when Farquhar lost consciousness, and Renteria said he attempted to keep Farquhar from falling over until trainers and emergency medical technicians quickly surrounded Farquhar, carried him into the clubhouse and loaded him into an ambulance bound for the hospital.
The young duo finally appeared to get their feet under them and handled the playoff intensity with aplomb, which will be a promising development for the Celtics when they return home for Game 5. The Celtics had one more chance to tie the game following Antetokounmpo's tip-in, but Marcus Morris missed a fadeaway jumper as time expired. "It's a heck of play", head coach Joe Prunty said.
The Cavs led by 17 points at half-time of Game 3 before coughing up the lead and it was much of the same in Game 4. The Pacers, who trailed most of the evening, outscored the Cavaliers 28-20 in the third quarter, erasing most of their 10-point halftime deficit.
Khan , who afterward challenged English rival Kell Brook to face him, showed he is still a force at 31 and is not slowing down with age or the layoff. The Bolton fighter has dropped five pounds in weight since that ill-fated middleweight bout against the now disgraced Mexican fighter in 2016 and looked in good condition on the scales.
The Celtics now hold a 2-1 first-round series lead, with the promise of more physical play by Milwaukee in Game 4 tomorrow. Khris Middleton led the team with 23 points , eight rebounds and seven assists while Giannis Antetokounmpo added 19 points with six assists and they got plenty of help from their teammates as Eric Bledsoe and Jabari Parker each scored 17 points while Thon Maker chipped in with 14 points and five blocks.
The Bruins did not play well down the stretch of the regular season, but they have turned it back in this series as they now have a 3-2 series lead after taking game four by a score of 3-1 on Thursday night. "Tuukka was very big and I thought our guys bared down in the third". In Game 4, Boston funnelled the Leafs back into the grinding, stationary cycle game, which isn't their forte to say the least.
After dropping the opener, the Heat evened things up at 1-1 by winning on Monday. Philadelphia isn't the type of organization that would allow a player to rush back, but it will need to convince Embiid that he's not costing any games on the bench while during his recovery process.
After a miracle second round victory over Edmonton a year ago, Anaheim looks like the most over-matched team in the playoffs by a very wide margin. Let's identify where things went wrong. And yet here we are. Those are just some of the stars in the east, to begin with. Anze Kopitar is pretty much the only Kings forward worthy of anything slightly resembling praise in this series.
Let's get one thing out of the way off the bat: our money would be on Brady playing for the Patriots this year. Schefter adds that though Brady has not made the commitment, sources believe he will indeed suit up for New England in the 2018-19 season.
The loss left Larson, who led a race-high 200 laps, extremely frustrated. "I think that's fair game and being able to race that way". With AP Photos. Larson tried to chase him down but didn't have the grip on the tires to catch him. "I kind felt bad for him, maybe that much", Busch said, pinching his thumb and index finger close together.
City could have won the title against United last weekend but had to wait after surrendering a two-goal lead at the Etihad and handing Mourinho's team a stunning 3-2 comeback victory. Few - including Guardiola - expected it to happen on Sunday. "We depend on us", he told the BBC. "I have never retained a title so I want to see if this team's got it to carry on and be even more successful".
A college freshman was stabbed to death on his State University of NY campus Sunday night in what officials said was a targeted attack. Souza appears to have been targeted, and the stabbing was not a random attack, police say. "There is a suspect in custody, and we will have further information at an appropriate time", said Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell. State police and forest rangers assisted university police in searching for evidence on the campus during much of the ...
Paris St Germain chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi reiterated the Champions League remained the club's major goal after a stunning 7-1 win over Monaco saw them reclaim the Ligue 1 title from their rivals. We won 7-1 with him. The Champions League is our big goal, but it's not easy. PSG's best goal came from Di Maria, who scored yet another delightful chip.
Ultimately, we'd be very surprised if Gronkowski didn't play this season, but until that's confirmed his status will be worth monitoring. Of course, the real takeaway from Schefter's report is that Gronkowski and the Pats "have had good communication" as the tight end works through his decision.
The Avalanche and Devils had two of the worst records in the 2016-2017 season but both made the playoffs this year and are aiming to hoist the Stanley Cup by the time June rolls around. said no one in the whole world. The battle will most likely come down to win goalie can steal a win for their team. The Anaheim Ducks and San Jose Sharks post really solid defenses - both ranking in the top 10 in goals allowed - but unimpressive attacks, finishing 19th and 13th respectively in ...
Freezing rain will resume again on Sunday, and then change to heavy rain with the potential for localized flooding. The wind watch is for Tug Hill counties from Sunday night through Monday afternoon. "It's a lot of freezing rain, no question about it", said Kimbell. This entails holding planning meetings, readying crews and equipment, mobilizing employees for storm duty and preparing to make arrangements for additional resources if needed.
For Punjab, it will be imperative to get a great start and put the runs on the board. There were two separate occasions during their chase of 155 that Bangalore lost pairs of wickets in quick succession. Punjab's bowlers did a fine job by restricting Delhi with 17-year-old spinner Mujeeb-ur-Rahman making his IPL debut with a bang, picking up two wickets along with Mohit Sharma.
Pep Guardiola insists Manchester City's run in UCL, which ended in the quarterfinals, does not make them flops. Mourinho had told them to turn down their music and United players did not forget to the incident as they replayed the scene to their neighbours, The Sun reports.
Swearing on your daughter's life is of course completely rhetorical and the pearl-clutching feels just as cringey as anything Kane actually said, but it is a bit of a bad look. The London club trail United by four points after picking up six straight wins in an unbeaten run of 14 games. "I care about the goal because it provided us the three points but all that happens after is more players' decisions or the club's decision", he added.
Truly, the Western Conference is filled with teams possessing superstars. Portland beat Utah in the final game on the schedule, which set the last two pairings on the Western Conference bracket. The Sacramento Kings traded former LeFlore High School standout DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans last season, the seventh for Cousins without a playoff trip.
Bale was given the nod to start against the Turin side but a disappointing first 45 minutes prompted the legendary French coach to bring him off at the break, with Lucas Vasquez replacing him. The second leg of this Champions League quarter-final kicks off at 19.45 United Kingdom time (18.45 GMT). In the other quarterfinal second leg of the day, Bayern Munich will play at home against Sevilla .
There was less positive news regarding Emre Can, however. Last week, the Egypt global came off because of a groin injury in the second half of Liverpool's 3-0 victory in the first leg at Anfield. "No real clue in the moment because we have to wait a little bit", he told the club's official website. They are fine, they were fine when I left Melwood yesterday.
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Arsenal ramped up the pressure on fifth-placed Chelsea with a 3-2 victory against Southampton at home. The Gunners head into the clash the favourite as they have managed to win all five all their last five games in all competition, while Southampton are who are now 18th in the Premier League log table are battling for safety in the League.