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by | May 07, 2017 | 13:44

The diagnosis came the next morning: Crosby is sidelined indefinitely with yet another concussion. Crosby has dealt with multiple concussions during his career, including one in which needed almost two years to fully recover from. This, however, is something different. "We'll just leave it at that". "We love the (resilience) that this team shows in the face of adversity". "I'd like to say (he amazes us), but I think we all know how good he is", Pittsburgh defenseman Olli Maatta said.

by | May 06, 2017 | 09:07

LeBron James dominated the game with 39 points, Kyrie Irving added 22 points with 11 assists, Channing Frye drained five three-pointers to finish with 18 points off the bench while Iman Shumpert chipped in with 14 points. It's hard to believe that the Pacers-Cavs series was the closest four-game sweep in National Basketball Association history. Nobody on the Cleveland side is going to give an honest answer to that one, but it sure appears to be the case.

by | May 06, 2017 | 09:09

Crew chief Todd Gordon explained the penalty that led to his two-race suspension, saying a part was about 1/32 of an inch off after last weekend's win at Richmond International Raceway. The team received the penalty for a rear suspension violation. The encumbered win takes away Logano's automatic playoff spot later this season. Gordon's suspension means that Sunday's race at Talladega will be a race with interim crew chiefs for both Team Penske cars.

by | May 06, 2017 | 09:10

Veteran Mike Glennon , whom the Bears guaranteed $16 million in 2017, is the team's starting quarterback, but Trubisky is the highest quarterback drafted by Chicago in the common era. The two quarterbacks have had similar careers, but it's unknown how skilled they'll be at calling football games. He threw a career-worst 26 interceptions in 2009, his first of eight seasons in Chicago.

by | May 06, 2017 | 09:02

McCaffrey, selected eight overall , is the first pick from the 2017 NFL Draft to sign a contract. Undrafted rookie linebacker Ben Boulware, wide receiver Fred Ross , defensive end Bryan Cox , wide receiver Austin Duke and cornerback Cole Luke also signed with the Panthers.

by | May 06, 2017 | 09:01

Julien Leparoux, who has been aboard Classic Empire for all five of his victories, has the mount Saturday as he seeks a first Kentucky Derby victory and what would be a first for Casse. After following this long and winding road to the Kentucky Derby for almost six months, and contributing to a 19 page Kentucky Derby Wagering Guide , I've got four horses on my mind leading into the big day.

by | May 06, 2017 | 08:53

Washington's Kelly Oubre Jr. was tossed for charging and knocking over Kelly Olynyk after a hard offensive foul, each coach got a technical foul and the hatred that built up during the regular season captured the spotlight more than John Wall continuing to torment the Celtics or the Wizards finding a solution for Isaiah Thomas.

by | May 05, 2017 | 00:54

Gilchrist started 29 games the past two seasons for the Jets. The Jets signed Darrelle Revis , Antonio Cromartie , Skrine and Gilchrist during that splurge. NY also declined Pryor's fifth-year option on his rookie contract after a dismal third season. The team originally acquired Marshall from the Jaguars' practice squad in October and he appeared in eight games lastseason, playing both defense and special teams.

by | May 05, 2017 | 00:17

With ten laps to go, Vettel began to close the gap and with fresher tires in blistering heat, looked to set to strike.But when Bottas, lapped Felipe Massa, Vettel was slowed down trying to squeeze back past. And during the initial laps, Williams driver Lance Stroll lost control of his auto after coming into contact with the Renault of Nico Hulkenberg, though both survived.

by | May 03, 2017 | 01:47

He is capable of making big plays when healthy, and $8.5 million seems like a reasonable salary for a receiver of his caliber. It's not all bad news for Watkins. "There is no question Sammy is a very good football player and has worked hard during his rehab this offseason". This becomes a likely scenario if Watkins stays healthy in 2017 and performs up to expectations.

by | May 01, 2017 | 19:31

The Chicago Bears' move to surrender three picks in trading up from No. 3 to No. 2 in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft was so stunning that even the player they ultimately drafted with the selection was caught by surprise. He was asked if he'll leave here this weekend looking for a veteran. Though this wasn't the biggest need for Bears , it was a position that could use an upgrade.

by | May 01, 2017 | 19:26

Arsenal came from a goal down to beat Manchester City at Wembley on Sunday in the FA Cup semifinal, with Alexis Sanchez scoring the victor from close range in extra time. As our infographic shows, Holding contributed heavily defensively, making the most clearances of any player on the pitch whilst chipping in with two tackles, one interception and one vital block.

by | May 01, 2017 | 19:26

What about holdovers Matt Judon and Za'Darius Smith? "I'm excited to play and excited to be in an organization like the Ravens ". Williams' overall value will depend on whether he can take the next step to become a well-rounded linebacker or if he'll always be more of a niche player.

by | May 01, 2017 | 19:20

A brilliant strike from Pedro in the 66th minute broke the deadlock and then goals from skipper Gary Cahill and substitute Willian made sure of the three points for Antonio Conte's side. While the formation switch helped and the resurgence of Diego Costa and Eden Hazard has been vital, it would appear Chelsea's real secret weapon lies elsewhere.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:11

Giants general manager Jerry Reese spoke about his plans for Webb in a call with NY media, and his description of Webb's future could easily be mistaken for Rodgers's early years in the NFL. "I am looking forward to meeting teammates and getting in the playbook and being in the weight room and just develop relationships and be a great quarterback".

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:11

While the Blackhawks flopped in the playoffs, they had a successful regular season and have a mix of proven performers and young players who might be much better in the postseason after their experience against the Predators. Sidney Crosby and the rest of the Pens will face the victor of the Capitals/Leafs. This semifinal ensures one Central Division team will be playing for a spot in the Stanley Cup Finals, just not the teams expected in the first postseason series between these franchises.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:13

The Croatia worldwide has signed a new deal, which Press Association Sport understands takes him up to 2021 with an option for a further 12 months, as Klopp plans for the future with the often-maligned centre-back. "Chelsea are having a great season but there are many games where they have won 1-0 and had to defend until the end". "If Dejan played for another club you would want to sign him - and pay a lot of money".

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:10

Walker had 82 catches for 1,535 yards and 19 touchdowns, plus two kickoff returns for touchdowns in 2016 as he was named Conference USA's Offensive Player of the Year. "But I also like to be lucky". He's the first U. player since Alex Smith was drafted No. 1 overall to San Francisco in 2005 to be in attendance for the first round of the draft.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:08

Evans comes to Green Bay after spending 11 seasons with the New Orleans Saints. Evans, a six-time Pro Bowl offensive linemen, was cut loose by the Saints during the 2016 offseason. "If Lang gets hurt, whether it was in Green Bay or Detroit, so be it". Murphy, a sixth-round pick last season, was drafted as a tackle but has moved, at least for now, to the inside to compete with Barclay and Patrick, an undrafted free agent past year who spent all of his rookie season on the practice squad.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:04

He went on to wrap up a 6-3 6-4 victory in 94 minutes. He was a break up and then down by one in the third as both players proved near impossible to shake off, but fourth seed Thiem prevailed to claim his third British scalp of the week after knocking out Kyle Edmund and Dan Evans.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:05

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by | April 28, 2017 | 02:08

It's also led at some point in 21 of its 23 games this season, including each of the past 16. Cincinnati's Scott Schebler hit two home runs, but Wily Peralta struck out seven batters and Milwaukee jumped on Rookie Davis early as the Brewers finished off a three-game sweep of the Reds with a 9-4 victory Wednesday at Miller Park.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:57

Atlanta. "You're always going to know you're going to have a bad streak, but I thought we were way too good of an offensive club to struggle this bad". This marks the second time this season that Gsellman has been hit around in the first inning. Braves: 2B Brandon Phillips exited in the second inning with a left groin strain and is day to day.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:53

Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports that the Dodgers are calling up top prospect Cody Bellinger . He is considered the franchise's first baseman of the future but will stick primarily to left field and center for now. If Bellinger can adjust quickly and tap into his big power, he might just seize the Dodgers left field job for good and remain in the majors even after everyone gets healthy.

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:06

That home run was number ten on the season, giving Thames the lead in that category in all of Major League Baseball and tying a Brewers' franchise record for homers hit in April. He is day-to-day. Cincinnati RHP Rookie Davis (bruised right forearm) will be activated from the disabled list to start Wednesday against the Brewers.

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:04

But the group, which reportedly has more than five investors with Bush as the "control person", still needs at least 75% of Major League Baseball owners to approve the decision for it to become official. Why bother with a market that has yet to show it can support baseball on a consistent basis, though exasperating ownerships have been partly to blame? Jeter, meanwhile, has made no secret of his desire to buy an Major League Baseball team, as FOX Business was first to report in 2015.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:31

Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.theeagleonline.com.ng as the source. Kante may have been a surprise choice as the players' Player of the Year. Hazard won the award in 2015, the last time Chelsea won the title. He has scored just one Premier League goal this season but has been vital in Chelsea's charge to the top of the table and the FA Cup final.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:18

Holding was part of the side that claimed a vital win over Middlesbrough last week but his most significant performance for the Gunners came on Sunday, as the north London outfit progressed to the final of the FA Cup with a closely contested 2-1 victory over Premier League rivals Manchester City .

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:55

Alabama set a spring-game record with 92,310 fans in 2011, but Ohio State now holds the standard after 100,189 attended last year's game. Saban has said a top spring priority was to help Hurts work on his passing, where he struggled late in the season, including during the national championship game loss to Clemson.

by | April 23, 2017 | 03:17

Kevin Durant dealt with so much scrutiny when he made a decision to join Golden State last July, he keeps reminding himself of that and considering the big picture as he waits again to get healthy and help his team. The Rockets erased a 15-point deficit to take a 2-0 lead after game two of their Western Conference series. The teams traded leads on each of the next four baskets, but after George's 3 with 5:15 to go gave IN a 104-103 lead, James scored on a layup that started a 12-5 run to seal ...