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Sports Arsenal held by 10-man Atletico Madrid in Europa League semi-finals
Author: 0 Arsenal held by 10-man Atletico Madrid in Europa League semi-finals

The visitors were on the back foot for nearly the entire game after defender Sime Vrsaljko was dismissed for two yellow cards in the first 10 minutes. That was until eight minutes to go when Atletico found a potentially-decisive equaliser. Arsenal attempted to rally late on with Aaron Ramsey seeing a header superbly clawed away from goal by Oblak, but the English outfit could not force a victor and must find a goal in Spain next week to maintain any hope of reaching the final.

Author: 0 Dez Bryant's issue might be that he doesn't want a long-term deal

The timing of Dez Bryant's release from his Dallas Cowboys' deal did him no favors. Bryant isn't expected to sign until after this year's draft, which starts Thursday. The Baltimore Ravens were listed as one of Bryant's likely landing spots , according to Sports Illustrated's Monday Morning Quarterback . The majority of the teams around the league have used their cap space.

Author: 0 It's official, Yawkey Way to be renamed

The Boston Public Improvement Commission unanimously voted Thursday morning to return Yawkey Way to its original name, Jersey Street, due a city-wide discussion over former Boston Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey's supposed racist history. Principal owner John Henry told the Boston Herald a year ago that "I am still haunted by what went on here a long time before we arrived". That's what it was called before it was changed in 1977 to honor Tom Yawkey a year after he died.

Sports Two men remanded in custody over Liverpool fan attack
Author: 0 Two men remanded in custody over Liverpool fan attack

Both the giallorossi fans were found by the English police and they are now under arrest of the Italian police. Mr Cox, who is said to have been attacked with a glass, was taken to the Walton Centre, a neurology hospital, as officers tackled "isolated pockets of disorder in the city centre and near to the ground".

Sports Gerrard favourite to land Rangers job
Author: 0 Gerrard favourite to land Rangers job

At times, particularly in the second half, Gers played some excellent football in an attacking sense, causing Hearts no end of problems. "As a player I could switch off when the game was done", he told The Guardian in December. The Scottish Sun reports today that Gerrard is "in talks" with Rangers . All eyes will be fixed on Celtic Park this weekend however, where victory for the hosts against their bitter rivals will see them crowned champions for the seventh successive time.

Sports Ricciardo: No Ferrari agreement in place
Author: 0 Ricciardo: No Ferrari agreement in place

And Horner says Ricciardo is the flawless partner for Max Verstappen at present, as the Australian is the more complete driver at this stage of his F1 career, with Verstappen coming under increased scrutiny after a number of incidents this season.

Sports Lewis Hamilton: Sebastian Vettel respect higher since Baku 2017
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton: Sebastian Vettel respect higher since Baku 2017

But the streets of the Azerbaijani capital have witnessed an eventful race before and, if the opening three rounds of this season are anything to go by, they might just do again. "And, you know, not everyone likes this kind of challenge, but we do - we love it". "I'll never underestimate the power of teamwork", Hamilton wrote on his official Instagram page alongside a picture of him in the Mercedes race overalls.

Sports Liverpool thrash Roma in Champions League semi-final
Author: 0 Liverpool thrash Roma in Champions League semi-final

THE Irishman attacked by Roma fans before Liverpool's Champions League semi-final against Roma on Tuesday night remains in a critical condition this afternoon. " I learned tonight we can still win in Rome, they need to score against us ", Klopp said a post-match news conference. And with his star player set to line up against the team he played for last season, the German insists that although it "feels quite special", it is a "normal" practice in football.

Sports Now Favre wants his jorts back
Author: 0 Now Favre wants his jorts back

The original photo, taken in Favre's childhood bedroom by Tim Isbell of the Biloxi (Miss.) Sun Herald , shows Favre and several family members and supporters in all their early-90s wardrobe glory. "And then there are those people that no matter what you do they are going to dislike you and that's not going to change". Mayfield and his family went to great lengths to recreate the photo.

Sports Tennis match-fixing: 'Tsunami' of corruption at lower levels says report
Author: 0 Tennis match-fixing: 'Tsunami' of corruption at lower levels says report

Only those playing principally at tour level make a decent living. A 2014 review determined that only 336 men and 253 women on the tour broke even in terms of prize money, before accounting for coaching costs. The level of suspicious betting alerts rose sharply after the sale of official live scoring data to betting companies in 2012, making tens of thousands of matches available to gamble on.

Sports No contract renewal for Minnesota Wild's general manager
Author: 0 No contract renewal for Minnesota Wild's general manager

The Wild have been eliminated in the first round of the National Hockey League playoffs the past three seasons, leading to speculation the 50-year-old executive might be on the hot seat. Expect Leipold to move quickly to name a new GM and begin the process of restructuring the Wild lineup. Before joining the Wild in 2009 he was the assistant general manager under Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Ray Shero .

Author: 0 Ford Plans $11.5 Billion in Extra Cuts, Killing Most US Cars

As part of its first-quarter earnings report posted today (April 25) Ford announced that in the near future, it will be condensing its line of U.S. auto models to just the Mustang and the forthcoming Focus Active , a small crossover vehicle.

Sports Timberwolves Wrap: Season ends with Game 5 loss in Houston
Author: 0 Timberwolves Wrap: Season ends with Game 5 loss in Houston

But they got everything they needed outscoring the Timberwolves 30-15 in the 12 minutes after halftime Wednesday night, reminding themselves and the sellout crowd that turned out to see them that there are next levels that can be reached when this team is locked in on both ends of the floor.

Sports Goose attacks teen golfer during MI tournament
Author: 0 Goose attacks teen golfer during MI tournament

The photos of the teen's attack have quickly gone viral. The story also was picked up by The PGA of America , which wrote on its website: "Though geese can be lovely when watching them fly in flocks, the truth is they can be a real nuisance to golfers.

Sports Otto Porter Needs to Step Up in Game 5 — Washington Wizards
Author: 0 Otto Porter Needs to Step Up in Game 5 — Washington Wizards

I am taking the Raptors to close this series in game six. The 28-year old shooting guard has been inconsistent at times in this series, and he is averaging 28.8 points on 45.2% shooting through five games. Miles scored a three with 41 seconds left, the punctuation mark on a thrilling ending. "I don't think there were any secrets to it". Although video feeds were reportedly spotty, giant screens were playing the Raptors game, the Toronto Maple Leafs Game 7 duel with the Boston Bruins and ...

Sports Liverpool-Roma supporter clashes - two arrested, one in critical condition
Author: 0 Liverpool-Roma supporter clashes - two arrested, one in critical condition

According to an article in Metro , The Egyptian winger received a warm greeting from Roma players, including midfielder Radja Nainggolan, who was evidently impressed by Liverpool and Anfield. The Reds finished in fourth place in the Premier League table last term. Salah refused to celebrate his goals against Roma out of respect for his former club.

Sports Caster Semenya faces new classification after IAAF ruling
Author: 0 Caster Semenya faces new classification after IAAF ruling

If she doesn't, she will be forced to compete in longer distances - or, effectively, quit the sport. She has been a dominant force in her specialist 800m race since CAS suspended the IAAF regulations, and she has recently been making serious inroads in the 1500m event too.

Sports LaVar Ball Slams Coach, Pulls Sons from Lithuania
Author: 0 LaVar Ball Slams Coach, Pulls Sons from Lithuania

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball are set to leave Lithuania next week. What's next for the Ball brothers? " We're not going to waste our time no more ". "We understand how they helped us, but they don't", Seskus told Lithuanian outlet 15min.let. It's sad they didn't understand what we gave them. Lithuania is about to say goodbye to the traveling road show that is the Ball family.

Sports New Orleans Contemplating Offering DeMarcus Cousins Less Than The Max
Author: 0 New Orleans Contemplating Offering DeMarcus Cousins Less Than The Max

The league has not said what time that game will be played. The pre-sale will continue Wednesday morning for Pelicans half-season, 12-game plan accounts and Pelicans Insider members. Typically, when the team we follow and cheer for - in my case, the Portland Trail Blazers - gets thoroughly thumped - vanquished! - by a rival, we wish nothing but ill (sports) will on the vanquisher.

Sports Indians' home runs beat Cubs, 4-1; Andrew Miller hurt
Author: 0 Indians' home runs beat Cubs, 4-1; Andrew Miller hurt

Odds for betting on the game's total stand at -120 for the over and +100 for the under. The Tribe are now 12-9 overall and 6-3 at home. The team's gained 0.3 units for bettors taking the moneyline while gaining 5.2 units against the spread (ATS).

Author: 0 Daniel Bryan vs. Big Cass Match Announced for WWE Backlash 2018

However, there is now a very strong chance that we could possibly witness a feud between The Bar and The New Day, upon Sheamus and Cesaro's official TV debuts on Smackdown Live. In her new position as General Manager, Paige could be the facilitator for an entire new wrinkle in the makeup of the SmackDown Women's division by introducing Women's Tag Team Titles.

Sports Former Girlfriend Of 49er Foster Recants Domestic Abuse Claims
Author: 0 Former Girlfriend Of 49er Foster Recants Domestic Abuse Claims

Foster, who's next court appearance is scheduled for Monday, April 30, is facing charges of domestic violence with an allegation that he inflicted great bodily injury, forcefully attempting to prevent a victim from reporting a crime, and possession of an assault weapon.

Sports Jennings: Curtis Granderson proves too much for Red Sox to handle
Author: 0 Jennings: Curtis Granderson proves too much for Red Sox to handle

He has yet to face Toronto this year, but he did make four starts against the Blue Jays in 2017, putting together a 2-2 record against them with a 4.74 ERA and 23 strikeouts. Sabathia (1-0) rarely allowed hard contact in his second start back from the disabled list and gave up an unearned run and two hits in six innings. Boston is quite simply the best team in baseball right now (despite the two recent losses), and there is no reason to think anything will change with an in-form Rodriguez ...

Sports Warriors leave heartfelt message for Gregg Popovich after defeating Spurs
Author: 0 Warriors leave heartfelt message for Gregg Popovich after defeating Spurs

A poor showing in this game could have turned into an issue for the Warriors, but they managed to start their postseason off on the right foot with a dominating victory. But it is concerning just how stagnant the team's offense looked at times. As of Tuesday afternoon, 80 percent of public bets are pouring in on host Golden State.

Sports How to Watch Pacers vs. Cavaliers Game 5
Author: 0 How to Watch Pacers vs. Cavaliers Game 5

He started 24 games during the season. LeBron James' quest for an eighth straight NBA Finals appearance faces a critical juncture Wednesday night when the Cleveland Cavaliers host the Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of their first-round NBA playoff series.

Sports Matt Kenseth and Roush Fenway Racing fit perfectly — NASCAR America
Author: 0 Matt Kenseth and Roush Fenway Racing fit perfectly — NASCAR America

Matt Kenseth assuming the driver duties of the No. 6 may be only a part of his future with Roush Fenway Racing . "We are very pleased to welcome Matt back to Roush Fenway", said team co-owner Jack Roush. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won two races past year and made NASCAR's playoffs, but the organization has struggled to build consistency and get Stenhouse and former Daytona 500 victor Trevor Bayne running equally.

Sports Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain ruled out of World Cup with knee injury
Author: 0 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain ruled out of World Cup with knee injury

Oxlade-Chamberlain also scored a pair of stunners against Manchester City, including one in the team's 3-0 win over the Premier League champions in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie. "I am a very positive person and (hope) it only feels bad but it is not that bad". Klopp bemoaned the number of setbacks that have struck Liverpool this season, as injuries to Emre Can, Adam Lallana, Joel Matip and Nathaniel Clyne - the last of whom returned to the bench on Tuesday - have ...

Sports Commission On College Basketball Calls For Sweeping Reform
Author: 0 Commission On College Basketball Calls For Sweeping Reform

The list of people who benefit from the athletes' work also includes the NCAA itself. Furthermore, they also believe that coaches and college administrators should be contractually obligated to follow the rules. The commission also called on the NCAA to create a program for certifying agents and added that the NCAA, NBA, and USA Basketball should run its own summer tournaments and control summer events showcasing top talent.