When asked directly if he had been approached by Arsenal , Simeone replied: "No I haven't spoken with anyone at Arsenal ". "I do my job, keep my routine and focus on what I have to do everyday and prepare well for the games". They laughed their way through the NBA London game at the O2 earlier this year, and have been dubbed Griezzy and Lacaz by their France team-mates, and Lacazette admits the their bond is particularly strong.
The Thunder has now been run off the court for nine quarters, dating back to its collapse at the end of game two, and shows no signs of solving Utah's swarming defence - as well as continually leaving shooters open for threes. "Let's get past that". Westbrook, on the other hand, clanked more than his fair share of shots, converting 7-of-18 from the field and missing all three of his 3-point attempts.
The Azzurri were four points behind Juve ahead of Sunday's showdown at Allianz Stadium , but they emerged triumphant and slashed the gap thanks to Kalidou Koulibaly's late headed goal in a 1-0 victory. Napoli have a much more favorable run-in with Torino, Fiorentina, Sampdoria and Crotone left. This win here tonight is hugely satisfying for us and for them.
With Jason Vargas set to return from the DL within the next week, someone in New York's rotation had to be the odd man out. Harvey wouldn't be obligated to accept such an assignment, by virtue of his five-plus years of service time, and he shouldn't have been castigated had he refused to go to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Their City rivals Manchester United lost 1-0 at home to relegation candidates West Bromwich Albion . In the training sessions we will insist there are still games to play - (out of) respect for the five opponents and the rest of the competition.
While the Italian has warned his counterpart there can be only victor in the final, he insists they have buried the hatchet. "With Jose, we have clarified the situation", Conte said. I think we showed against the Real Madrids and all the other games that we can do it. A win for City over Swansea City on Sunday will restore a huge 16-point gap at the top of the table, but Lukaku insists they are not that much better than United.
David Pastrnak added two assists. On Friday, the Leafs forward addressed his suspension, calling it "a little harsh" and explaining he was sticking up for teammate Mitch Marner , who had been drilled into the boards by Wingels. I mean, I understand if this is a pee-wee game or if there's a bone sticking out of his leg. "It's nice, eh? To see these young guys", Cassidy said.
With that in mind, Wenger is already planning for the visit of Atleti to the Emirates Stadium , telling a news conference: "I would say this weekend is a preparation for Thursday". "The fans are paying top dollar and they haven't got top-dollar players on the pitch". The only hope for any silverware this season is the Europa League , and winning that competition would automatically qualify the Gunners into the UEFA Champions League .
At the other end, Brian Elliott made some good early saves to keep the game manageable. The Flyers realized the importance of winning at least one of their previous two games at home to avoid heading back to Pittsburgh on the verge of elimination, but they couldn't even accomplish that goal.
Concerns abut Brady's 2018 return were first raised when he opted out of attending the Patriots off-season program this week. Brady has thus far missed the Patriots' voluntary offseason workout program, as he was recently in Qatar with his family.
Their dominance of the league, with 28 wins and just two defeats bear that out, but the circumstances in which they have been handed the title were surprising. It is City's third title in seven seasons and their first since former boss Manuel Pellegrini achieved the feat in 2013-14. I think with my experience you don't win titles with inconsistency.
This had been the second killing of students there in five weeks, grieving and departing the campus tense. Investigators from multiple agencies interviewed people throughout the night and determined the stabbing was not a random act. A New Jersey native & Rutgers University graduate who firmly believes it's better to be lucky than good. This was the second slaying of a student in the last two months.
The second Mercedes of Lewis Hamilton finished fourth after a hard race, with the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettelonly eighth after a mid-race collision with Max Verstappen's Red Bull. He almost got it on the 39th lap, but as the wold champion hung tough the Dutchman ran wide, crucially losing a place to his team-mate, who had seen it coming.
Even though he has been working out at TB12, and getting his body in shape, Gronkowski still has yet to fully commit to playing the 2018 season. Moreover, it wouldn't be much of a shock to see the Patriots use one of their draft picks later this month on selecting a tight end to build organization depth at the position.
With most players on the Golden Knights having no playoff experience, the Kings are going to make it past the first round [VIDEO ] and send the Golden Knights home . In Elliot's two games since his return from surgery, the veteran goalie didn't look almost as mobile as he had for most of the season - although some of that was to be anticipated.
Saturday through 2 p.m. Sunday is expected to bring a half-inch accumulation of ice. Power outages and tree damage are "likely" due to the winds and ice, and travel will be hard at times due to ice-covered surfaces and downed tree limbs and power lines.
For sure, we must reflect at the end of the season. But the Italian, expected to leave at the end of the season whether or not his side win the Cup, admitted: "It's hard to explain the reasons why we're struggling in this way this season".
City will seal the title if they beat Spurs on Saturday and United lose at home to bottom side West Brom on Sunday. The result narrowed the gap to at the top to still what looks like an unassailable 13 point lead, but having also now lost three games in a week (two to Liverpool in the Champions League and and the Manchester Derby), Pep Guardiola is refusing to rule out an end of season collapse, and has used examples from Spanish football and the National Basketball Association to ...
Harry Kane was credited with Tottenham's second goal against Stoke City , which was initially given to Christian Eriksen . "That was a club decision to appeal, I wasn't involved in this decision". Christian Eriksen will face Kevin De Bruyne at Wembley, and Pochettino believes they are among the best midfielders in the league. "In football, until you have achieved what you want, it is never over", Pochettino told a news conference.
Toronto and Boston are the top seeds in the Eastern Conference , while in awaits an opponent as the No. 5 seed. The first and most important thing to understand is that only two games matter for the Thunder , their own game against the Grizzlies and the game featuring the Jazz and the Blazers .
MVP chants [while at the free-throw line], that's just insane. "It was once in a lifetime", Ingram said to reporters after the game. "Once we went out as a team for warm-ups, I just felt some electricity out there". Ingram also earned respect from around the world, receiving praise from NBA , MLB, and National Football League players, among many others. "It's been a joy", said Ingram, whose wife and kids were on hand to watch his long-awaited night.
Things couldn't have started better for the Blues as Gabriel Jesus scored after two minutes to give City hope. "We can not compare what we've done in the Premier League when we are here", said Guardiola. The frustration for Liverpool is that they have not been able to convert that into more of a challenge on the domestic front, trailing City by 17 points in the league.
Verstappen had started 15th in his Red Bull , after crashing in Saturday's qualifying, and dived down the inside of Hamilton into the first corner at the start of lap two in an attempt to seize 10th. Max Verstappen did his best to take the world champion out one lap into the race when he chopped across the Mercedes' bow and made contact. Overtaking, with Formula One's wider cars and increased downforce introduced a year ago, has also become more hard as the race in Melbourne demonstrated.
While many fans had expected the American Badass persona of Undertaker to turn up, when the light dimmed at the Superdome in New Orleans it was The Deadman persona that emerged out of the smoke. The Undertaker's boots and coat - which he had left there on his previous match, at last year's Mania - appeared in the ring, and the rest has to be seen to be believed.
Shane Long gave Southampton an early lead that was short-lived after goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Danny Welbeck . Danny Welbeck's brace helped Arsenal defy the efforts of desperate Southampton in a 3-2 win at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.