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Sports Colon bounces back as Braves blast Blue Jays, 10
Author: 0 Colon bounces back as Braves blast Blue Jays, 10

SS Troy Tulowitzki (strained right hamstring) started his minor league rehabilitation assignment Monday with Class A Dunedin. Shortstop Dansby Swanson's start to his rookie campaign has been filled with more offensive struggles than most had projected.

Sports Conte, 3 other managers who won the EPL in their first season
Author: 0 Conte, 3 other managers who won the EPL in their first season

But the 47-year-old suggested after the title success at The Hawthorns that he wanted to build on the rejuvenation he has led this season with Champions League football in 2017/18. I show my passion and my will, my desire to stay with my players in every moment of the game. We also need to acknowledge the new system that Conte has brought in and expected his players to adopt straight away in the middle of a key part in the season.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal fans not to boycott Sunderland game

Wenger praised his London rivals, but believes that retaining the trophy will be more hard, as they will juggle between the domestic scene and Champions League . West Brom's woeful form continues and it is now seven league games without a win. We have 69 points, we can get to 75. We'll see how he has recovered today.

Sports 'Dr Phil' to air interview with Aaron Hernandez's fiancee
Author: 0 'Dr Phil' to air interview with Aaron Hernandez's fiancee

Questions abound after a judge erased ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's conviction in a 2013 murder. Hernandez was found dead in his prison cell April 19 at Souza Baranowski Correction Center in Shirley, five days after he was acquitted of double-murder charges.

Sports Cavaliers, Goodyear donating $1 million to fund STEM programs in local schools
Author: 0 Cavaliers, Goodyear donating $1 million to fund STEM programs in local schools

Only a handful of teams have announced which brands they'll be repping next year, including the Celtics who have a deal with GE, the Sixers with StubHub, the Nets with Infor, the Jazz with Qualtrics and the Kings with Blue Diamond Almond. Protected sponsors include broadcast partners ( ESPN , ABC & Turner), Spalding (the official ball) and Tissot (the official timekeeper). Nike will be the NBA's official apparel provider starting in the 2017-18 season.

Author: 0 Boxing on hot streak ahead of Canelo-Chavez Jr. showdown

Four belts will be on the line in their fight - the WBC World middleweight title; WBA Super World middleweight title; IBF World middleweight title; and International Boxing Organization World middleweight title. Chavez Jr., born into boxing royalty, son of the greatest Mexican boxer of all time , and Canelo, the self-made, red-headed star and the face of boxing in the USA.

Author: 0 IPL: Pune destroy Punjab to storm into play-offs

Defeat for Supergiant, whose time in the competition will come to an end after this season, would have made Sunday's meeting their final one in the IPL. Kings XI were further aggrieved when he hit the following ball for six, his fifth of the innings, but from there on Mohit Sharma was flawless, conceding just one more from the over to seal an exhilarating win.

Sports Browns Myles Garrett has received advice from legend Bruce Smith
Author: 0 Browns Myles Garrett has received advice from legend Bruce Smith

Smith is in Canton after registering 200 sacks as a defensive end, mainly for the Buffalo Bills. BEREA, Ohio (AP) - A physical specimen, consensus best player in the draft and No. "I was talking to [Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey] after Garrett called me out", Roethlisberger told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "I just don't think the 160-carat tweets and the headlines that get taken out of context often should reflect who the person is".

Sports Headley rallies Yanks over Astros 11-6 before Jeter ceremony
Author: 0 Headley rallies Yanks over Astros 11-6 before Jeter ceremony

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Yankees are -146 money line favorites to beat the Astros, who have odds of +136 to pull off the upset in NY. - Gardner was 3-for-5 with a double and eighth-inning solo homer. "Those definitely weren't my best changeups", Devenski said. He had a wonderful upbringing with his parents, and it really shows in the way he acts and treats other people, so I have always admired him for that.

Sports Swansea City - Premier League Football - 13 May 2017
Author: 0 Swansea City - Premier League Football - 13 May 2017

Three thousand supporters from Swansea knew that - as did everyone in red and white. Sunderland came out a bit brighter after half-time, but still weren't really doing enough to trouble Swansea . Sunderland , as we see, did not give up the chances of escape, he did not give up playing, trying to put a stick in the wheels of his rivals, but a number of injured players leave the main problem of choosing the composition - open.

Sports Rafael Nadal teaches Nick Kyrgios a lesson in Madrid
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal teaches Nick Kyrgios a lesson in Madrid

The level of play from both players rose in a remarkable game with Goffin serving at 2-4 down as he kept Nadal at bay despite facing four break points, including one incredible cross-court backhand as he ran back to the baseline after being lobbed.

Sports Luis Suarez vows to keep pressure on Real Madrid
Author: 0 Luis Suarez vows to keep pressure on Real Madrid

However, most of that legwork was done earlier in the season: they've won only one of their last eight matches , losing six in the same period. The club said on Sunday that Pique will continue to recover at home and he will not play in Barcelona's game at Las Palmas on Sunday.

Sports John Guidetti Breaks His Silence On THAT Miss Against Manchester United
Author: 0 John Guidetti Breaks His Silence On THAT Miss Against Manchester United

Mourinho said: 'When the game was hard and they were better than us, and when we were in trouble and not playing well, it was that mentality, that desire, that togetherness that made the boys fight until the end. "It is all thanks to the manager because he gave me the opportunity". That being said, the motivation might be low and perhaps the best performance might not be demonstrated by the players who will feel down.

Sports Five talking points ahead of this weekend's Premier League matches
Author: 0 Five talking points ahead of this weekend's Premier League matches

Arsenal kept their faint hopes of finishing in the top four alive on Wednesday night with a 2-0 win at Southampton thanks to goals from Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud. The Official Site also have him talking about his Fans' Player of the Year and Players' Player of the Year wins at the awards ceremony. "Everybody is frustrated when you're away from the pitch and for me it was the same", he said.

Author: 0 Pochettino, Son and Pedro land Premier League awards

Sky Customers can now upgrade to Sky Sports for the Premier League run-in and an unmissable summer of sport. Pochettino led his side to six successive wins in April - scoring 16 times and conceding just one - as the north London team threatened to push Chelsea all the way.

Author: 0 Alonso tells McLaren - speed up or I'm off

McLaren executive director Zak Brown told BBC Sport: "If we can build him a competitive vehicle, he will stay". McLaren , the second most successful team in Formula One history in terms of race wins, have yet to score a point in four rounds of this year's championship and are last in the standings.

Author: 0 Halep eyes second straight Madrid title after downing Sevastova

To her credit, Mladenovic showed huge determination to play through the pain barrier, breaking back and the second set remained on serve after that. It marked a 15th WTA success for the 25-year-old and was also the first time she has successfully defended a title.

Sports Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe
Author: 0 Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe

Fourth-placed Sevilla are nearly guaranteed to qualify for next season's Champions League through their league position, although they need one more point to make mathematically certain. It really was on the line. They took posession and converted chances to score twice in the first twenty minutes, sending a shiver down the visitors, who were put in a unsafe spot.

Author: 0 Nadal ends Djokovic hoodoo to reach another Madrid final

The last time Nadal won against Novak Djokovic was in the 2014 French Open final at the Roland Garros. The four-time Madrid champion will play the title game against Dominic Thiem of Austria or Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay. It wasn't a very high quality of tennis from my side. The ball was bouncing very high. He managed to do whatever he wanted really, especially in the first set.

Sports Sunrisers thrash Lions to enter playoffs
Author: 0 Sunrisers thrash Lions to enter playoffs

Opener and skipper David Warner played a more restrained innings than we are accustomed to seeing hitting 69 off 52 balls. It has hosted one game this season, a high-scoring one between DD and GL. The pair extended their partnership to 133 - SRH's best-ever 3rd wicket partnership, and took their team over the line in the 19th over. Considering dropping Williamson worked and Henriques scored a few runs - he did conceded 15 in his only over, though - SRH might stick with the same plan again.

Sports Sergio Garcia aces No. 17 at the Players Championship
Author: 0 Sergio Garcia aces No. 17 at the Players Championship

After matching his strong early round in the Masters, the key here will be keeping it going into Friday and then the weekend. American Phil Mickelson, defending champion Jason Day of Australia, Rickie Fowler and Adam Scott of Australia are among those who shot 70 and are three strokes behind.

Author: 0 Murray out Madrid Open, Djokovic into quarterfinals

Djokovic now leads the head-to-head record against Nadal 26-23, including winning their last seven meetings (not to mention 15 straight sets) and their last three clashes on clay. But, as I said, it was quite a solid performance from both players, high quality. Nishikori, who beat Djokovic in the 2014 US Open semifinals, was playing in his first tournament since March.

Sports Tom Brady Named Cover Athlete of Madden 18, Mocks Madden Curse
Author: 0 Tom Brady Named Cover Athlete of Madden 18, Mocks Madden Curse

The year before that, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman snagged the cover for Madden NFL 15. "So many people say, 'I use your team on Madden all the time.' But their (favorite) team might not be the Patriots". There will be two versions of Madden 18 that fans can pre-order. If you're looking for details regarding what's new in this year's edition of Madden , you'll have to wait just a little bit longer.

Sports Pep promises cake but no contract guarantee for Toure
Author: 0 Pep promises cake but no contract guarantee for Toure

But after the game". Sergio and Stones trained in the last few days so the rest are OK. The Spain worldwide has revealed that the Manchester City boss often predicts what is going to happen in games - and is invariably proved right. In contrast to Musa's position, Super Eagles star Wilfred Ndidi have settled well in England since moving to the Kings Power Stadium despite joining the club in January.

Sports Former NFL star Jackson dies in crash
Author: 0 Former NFL star Jackson dies in crash

Highway 51 in Tangipahoa, La ., when his motorcycle crashed into a vehicle that was backing out into the highway. The former Cleveland Browns and Baltimore Ravens wideout became mayor of his hometown of Tangipahoa in 2009, serving in that position until 2013.

Sports Antonio Conte lauds Chelsea after wrapping up title at West Brom
Author: 0 Antonio Conte lauds Chelsea after wrapping up title at West Brom

There have been many crucial steps on the road to glory but we've narrowed things down to five pivotal matches. "People have written us off as a team and individually and this has shut them up". Fabregas picked out a more reliable finisher in Costa with another inch-perfect pass, the striker slotting calmly through Brad Guzan's legs to equal his best league tally with his 20th of the season.

Sports Sunderland v Swansea City
Author: 0 Sunderland v Swansea City

We have been on a good run going back to the Stoke game. The visitors clambered out of the bottom three last week and have their destiny in their own hands with two games to play, but they are still under intense pressure to win again. David Moyes' men will now be looking to shake-up the relegation battle once again when they take on the Swans, although they have only won one of the last nine meetings between the two sides.

Sports Brazilian stars as Juventus reaches Euro final
Author: 0 Brazilian stars as Juventus reaches Euro final

The club failed in its treble attempt two years ago when it lost to Barcelona in the Champions League final. The problem is that the Champions League final has effectively become a "global mega-event", and the level of interest - both from fans and media - means it takes a certain size of urban area to accommodate comfortably.