Wednesday June 28-th, 2017

Lewis Hamilton mystified by lack of pace at Russian Grand Prix Lewis Hamilton mystified by lack of pace at Russian Grand Prix

The Finn made a peach of a getaway, quickly drawing alongside Vettel on the outside on the long run down to the first chicane and out-braking the Ferrari around the outside. "To win the first grand prix.is always the most hard one", the retired tripl...

NHL Stanley Cup Odds Shift After Sidney Crosby Concussion NHL Stanley Cup Odds Shift After Sidney Crosby Concussion

At that time, it was easy to wonder if Pittsburgh's star would ever return to form. The Penguins made it abundantly clear that replacing Crosby - who was diagnosed with a concussion Tuesday - will be a group effort moving forward. If this Washingto...

Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders's popularity Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders's popularity

It's got to open its doors to working people and to young people, create a grassroots party. But Sanders was rallying support on Thursday for Omaha's Democratic mayoral candidate Heath Mello, who's half his age. DNC Chair Tom Perez was booed duri...

Canada to Trump: 'We're going to play hard' Canada to Trump: 'We're going to play hard'

President Donald Trump says he's not anxious about sparking a trade war with Canada but says it has "outsmarted our politicians for many years". He said that he was not anxious about sparking a trade war with Canada but added it has "outsmarted o...

Steve Hansen: Dylan Hartley would have been "an asset" to Lions

That's going to be important for us. "I have put that one step in the right direction now, being named in the initial squad and it is up to all the individuals there now to do what they do with that". "And we are not playing at home". "It's an in...

Chelsea edge past Tottenham to enter FA Cup final Chelsea edge past Tottenham to enter FA Cup final

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech is relishing a "special" FA Cup final against former club Chelsea . Chelsea will take the momentum from Saturday's win forward into this fixture, but we think the short rest and habit of conceding goals at home wil...

Lack of influence cost Scotland players in Lions selection - Gordon Bulloch Lack of influence cost Scotland players in Lions selection - Gordon Bulloch

Like "Hunt for the Wilderpeople". But while the Lions boast impressive depth, Hansen is unconvinced they will bring an expansive approach to their New Zealand games. That gives an idea of what their expectation is. In that circumstance, Gatland, wh...

Edmonton Oilers vs. San Jose Sharks - 4/14/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Edmonton Oilers vs. San Jose Sharks - 4/14/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Fresh start, new life and laser focused. Gretzky says it was uncharacteristic to see the Oilers get into penalty trouble last night. Despite the Sharks' slide down the standings in the spring, DeBoer spoke about the fact that, for much of the s...

Sunrisers Hyderabad set target of 177 runs for Rising Pune Supergiants Sunrisers Hyderabad set target of 177 runs for Rising Pune Supergiants

The Daredevils won the toss and elected to field, restricting Mumbai to 8-142 from their 20 overs. One of Thampi's coaches at Gujarat Lions, Sitanshu Kotak, hailed the pacer for delivering in a game that was a must-win for the Gujarat side.

Erik Jones makes it 2 straight this season with Xfinity win Erik Jones makes it 2 straight this season with Xfinity win

The incident occurred after the two drivers made contact on the race track . Which drivers are best for fantasy NASCAR in Bristol? Even though Bristol holds about 150,000 people, at its base core it's still a short track , arguably the ...

Wizards' Ian Mahinmi to miss at least Games 3, 4 at Hawks Wizards' Ian Mahinmi to miss at least Games 3, 4 at Hawks

They need John Wall to be backing up on defense throwing up expressive signs and yelling to himself after a nasty crossover pull-up jumper. "He's going to be - we did re-evalutate him - he's definitely improved, feeling better each day, but he de...

Cespedes hits 3 HRs, Harvey leaves with injury in Mets win Cespedes hits 3 HRs, Harvey leaves with injury in Mets win

The slugger had only hit one homer in the first seven games of the season. "I want to help this team". Thompson allowed nine earned runs in just two and one-third innings in his season debut. "They said something about a strained flexor tendon", Mack...

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says Tottenham can no longer be considered 'underdogs' Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says Tottenham can no longer be considered 'underdogs'

He has featured in just 10 of the 39 games Antonio Conte's team has played this campaign, with his last Premier League appearance coming in November. Asked whether success could only be measured in terms of trophies, Pochettino offered an interesti...

Bulls guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken thumb Bulls guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken thumb

The series now comes back to Chicago for the next two games, where if the Bulls can keep this up, can close the series and move on to the next round. He messes up your first option. "I just try to lock in and do what I can for my team". He was th...

Utah's Rudy Gobert has hyperextended left knee, bone bruise Utah's Rudy Gobert has hyperextended left knee, bone bruise

That's why the Jazz brought him in last summer. The rest of the Clippers failed to make a huge impact within the game with the loss of Utah's centre providing the opportunity for the remaining Jazz starters to step up defensively. You'd have to thi...

Daniel Ricciardo irritated by Lewis Hamilton's blocking tactic in Bahrain Daniel Ricciardo irritated by Lewis Hamilton's blocking tactic in Bahrain

Knowing he would have to queue behind his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the first round of stops, Hamilton crawled into the pit lane, slowing down to just 35mph, in a ploy to prevent Daniel Ricciardo from getting past. "We will regather a...

Pekka Rinne, Predators beat Blackhawks 1-0 in Game 1 Pekka Rinne, Predators beat Blackhawks 1-0 in Game 1

But it can all go away quickly - and no team knows that better than these Predators. The team has even lost the first two games of a series and come back to win, but you do have to go back to 1995's first round against Toronto to find that.

Kompany Scores as Manchester City Climb to Third With Southampton Victory Kompany Scores as Manchester City Climb to Third With Southampton Victory

Pep Guardiola already looking ahead to the Manchester derby. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola celebrates after the EPL match away to Southampton April 15, 2017. "It's a disappointment because we can do better, we can create better opportun...

Record-setting Coutinho promises more goals to come for Liverpool Record-setting Coutinho promises more goals to come for Liverpool

But Coutinho said: "The team played well, created more chances and then we scored". Klopp's side came from a goal behind to overcome the Potters by two goals to one at the Bet365 Stadium , with second-half substitutes Philippe Coutinho and Rober...

Portland's Nurkic out Game 2, Warriors' Durant questionable Portland's Nurkic out Game 2, Warriors' Durant questionable

This is due to an unfortunate strain in Durant's left calf. On Sunday, after McCollum and Lillard's whirlwind 48 combined points in the first half - on their way to 75 combined in the game - the Warriors' All-Star backcourt took it in, took the lon...

Toronto√Ęs young stars have made Maple Leafs-Caps a must-watch series Toronto√Ęs young stars have made Maple Leafs-Caps a must-watch series

Tyler Bozak scored the overtime victor and Auston Matthews had a goal and an assist as the Leafs pulled in front 2-1 in their best-of-seven series with Washington with a 4-3 win on Monday night. Bozak celebrated by jumping on Nazem Kadri , who pa...

Blue Jackets' Calvert suspended one game for hit on Penguins' Kuhnhackl

Werenski was bloodied when a puck struck him in the face in the second period. Kassian also scored the first goal in Edmonton's 2-0 win in Game 2. With 6:45 remaining in the second, Phil Kessel of the Penguins shot the puck and it landed undern...

United can end season strongly after Chelsea win, says Young

For Antonio Conte, it looked like he'd lost an aunt: so personally does he take each and every defeat, that it is nearly appropriate that he enters these press conferences in funereal black. Conte's 3-4-3 formation has been a tough nut to crack this ...

Palace fight back to force 2-2 draw with Leicester

The result means Palace are in 15th place, but have a seven point cushion to the relegation zone. Roberth Huth and Jamie Vardy had put the visitors in command at Selhurst Park , but Palace found a route back into the game and Allardyce praised h...

Bulls top Celtics 106-102; Thomas plays after sister's death Bulls top Celtics 106-102; Thomas plays after sister's death

Some people have Westbrook out in front because of his record-breaking 42 triple-doubles, while others believe the Rockets' 55 wins (compared to the Thunder's 47) give Harden the edge. For him, what matters most is proving he can be the cornerstone f...

Wall scores playoff-best 32 as Wizards beat Hawks in Game 1

Morris bullied and brawled his way to 21 points, setting the tone for a prolific third quarter in which Wall scored 15 of his playoff career-best 32 points. Millsap and Morris had a daylong tussle. The Wizards outscored the Hawks by 10 points in ...

LeBron unfazed by struggles, believes Cavaliers can repeat LeBron unfazed by struggles, believes Cavaliers can repeat

Coach Jason Kidd sets the tone. Chris "Birdman" Andersen, who played for both Cleveland and Miami, was in a baseline seat opposite the Heat bench. Although he played well in Canton , the transition didn't go as smoothly as the Cavs must have b...

Oilers score twice shorthanded, beat Sharks 2-0 in Game 2 Oilers score twice shorthanded, beat Sharks 2-0 in Game 2

But a slow Sharks line change helped the Oilers tie the score. ABOUT THE OILERS: Captain Connor McDavid notched an assist in the series opener after ending the regular season with a 14-game point streak - the longest in the National Hockey Le...

Giannis Antetokounmpo throws down nasty left-handed slam against Toronto Giannis Antetokounmpo throws down nasty left-handed slam against Toronto

The NBA Playoffs kick off tomorrow afternoon, and the Milwaukee Bucks will make its second playoff appearance in the last three years. Milwaukee used the attention on Antetokounmpo to move the ball and get open looks, finishing with 22 assists.

Blazers list Jusuf Nurkic as questionable for Sunday Blazers list Jusuf Nurkic as questionable for Sunday

Some NBA heads even pencil him in as a top five shooting guard in the league. Lillard and the Blazers have their work cut out for them . The Cavaliers sagged over the last quarter of the regular season, but retained the East's No. "I only think ...

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