Author: 0 Funeral arrangements set for Steelers' chairman Dan Rooney

The NFL world mourned with touching social media posts. I feel very fortunate to have known him. "He was a steward and a guardian for the growth and popularity of the National Football League, because he loved the game so much". " Dan Rooney's spirit will be remembered and embraced for as long as young boys and men play this game - and for as long as people gather to watch and enjoy it".

Author: 0 Cubs get World Series rings at Wrigley before Dodgers game

I will blame, at least in part, a strong wind blowing in off Lake Michigan over the right-field wall, because it knocked down at least two fly balls (one by Willson Contreras , one by Anthony Rizzo ) that would likely have landed in the bleachers on other Wrigley Field days or evenings.

Author: 0 Rich Beem reflects on Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose's battle at Augusta

Garcia's crucial moment came with his par on 13, where he cut his drive but made two beauties and a clutch putt to make par. "It's one of the things I'm most looking forward to", Garcia said. "I knew I was playing well". "If there was anyone to lose to it would be Sergio". "It is incredible. To do it on his (Ballesteros') 60th birthday and to join him and Jose Maria Olazabal, my two idols in golf, it is something awesome", said Garcia before accepting the Green Jacket from last year's ...

Sports Lexi Thompson Penalised Four Strokes To Lose Major
Author: 0 Lexi Thompson Penalised Four Strokes To Lose Major

If Thompson were in 40 place at the time, the penalty likely wouldn't have been levied because her round wouldn't have been televised. The South Korean then took the title with a birdie at the first extra hole. Thompson was still bitterly upset when interviewed afterwards. Meanwhile, Thompson issued a new statement Monday saying professionals should accept official decisions "no matter how painful it is".

Sports Lyon players attacked by fans in Bastia
Author: 0 Lyon players attacked by fans in Bastia

On Thursday, Besiktas and Lyon fans fought in the stands before their Europa League quarterfinal, causing Lyon fans to go on the pitch as Besiktas fans threw fireworks and other things from the upper level. In a statement condemning what happened, the French Football League (LFP) said: "Following the incident at the end of the first period, the LFP chose to stop SC Bastia-Olympique Lyonnais".

Sports Johnson matches UFC record with 10th flyweight title defence
Author: 0 Johnson matches UFC record with 10th flyweight title defence

Whittaker's elite striking was too much for Jacare to handle, and he was able to stop the Brazilian just after the midway point of the second round. Wherever it goes, I want it", said Robert during the post-fight presser (via MMA Junkie ). He caught Souza flush with an overhand right and kicked him upside the head as well, and things were not looking good for the Brazilan submission specialist.

Sports Hernandez 2-run homer lifts Phillies over Nats 4-2
Author: 0 Hernandez 2-run homer lifts Phillies over Nats 4-2

Roark, 3-0 with a 0.79 ERA against the Phillies a year ago, gave up two runs and four hits in seven innings. Because that didn't happen, and because the Phillies (3-7) aren't really into scoring multiple runs (except the odd 17-run game here or there), they have dropped four games in a row.

Author: 0 Thornton returns to lineup for Sharks in Game 3 vs. Oilers

Game 3 is Sunday night in San Jose. The Sharks power play was no great shakes in the regular season, ranked 25th at 16.7 per cent. He missed the final three games of the regular season and the first two playoff games after injuring his knee at Vancouver on April 2.

Author: 0 Real Madrid and FC Barcelona in opposite form

Bullish Champions League holders Madrid did an Arsenal and posed for a celebratory selfie in the changing room after their narrow 2-1 win in Munich. The Majorcan is growing as a player and he can a be a very important player in Real Madrid's future.

Author: 0 Paulo Dybala signs new 5-year contract at Juventus

Real Madrid supporters could be very happy to see how Barcelona were thrashed again in Europe. "If you gift the first half, then obviously you're going to have problems", Enrique was quoted as saying by Mediaset. "It's not over, we'll need to play with bravery again. but we know the weaknesses of Barcelona and also our strengths". "Fortunately it's not serious but it did frighten us", he said .

Author: 0 Finally! Spain hails favourite son Garcia after Masters win

Garcia suffered numerous near misses before finally completing the job and Olazabal, who has won the Masters twice, believes he showed a new maturity. now I just have to enjoy it as much as possible". "To do it on Seve's 60th birthday and to join him and Olazabal, my two idols in golf my whole life, it's something unbelievable".

Author: 0 Westbrook ties Robertson's single-season triple-double record

I give thanks to the man above. "Just kind of sitting there, embracing the moment", Westbrook said of the stoppage. "I didn't realize they were stopping it for me until the ref was throwing the ball. "Something I'll definitely never forget". Domantas Sabonis had 11 points and Semaj Christon 10. Enes Kanter scored 17 points for the Thunder, who posted their largest victory margin of the season.

Author: 0 Spurs uses improved mentality to chase Chelsea for PL title

But despite his great form, the 21-year-old was overlooked for a place on the six-man shortlist, with Sanchez, Spurs team-mate Harry Kane, Chelsea duo Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kante, Romelu Lukaku and Zlatan Ibrahimovic all favoured ahead of him.

Sports West Ham United attacker hopeful of earning a start soon
Author: 0 West Ham United attacker hopeful of earning a start soon

Even in his moment of joy, the Black Cats boss was not spared with some supporters singing "Are you watching David Moyes?", a reference to his reluctance to select the Tunisia global in recent months. It was welcome respite for the Hammers who had found themselves under the cosh since the equaliser. West Ham are Sky Bet's 6/5 favourites for the victory with Sunderland 21/10 while the draw is a 5/2 chance.

Author: 0 Pacific Division title, playoff seeding at stake on last day

They learned during the game that they'll face the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round, the first playoff meeting between the two franchises. Washington on the other hand has to deal with a dynamic Leafs team who will be flying out there with three scoring lines and a bruiser line to keep the Capitals defensemen honest and their heads up.

Sports Hull boost survival hopes with win over West Ham
Author: 0 Hull boost survival hopes with win over West Ham

West Ham , who are now 12th in the table, nine points above the relegation zone, will look to end a three-game losing streak when they travel to 19th-placed Hull City on Saturday. "Me, personally, I like him very much". West Ham frontman Carroll made the breakthrough in the 18th minute for his seventh strike of the season.

Author: 0 LeBron's 41 points lead Cavs past Pacers, 135-130 in 2 OTs

Got to try to figure it out. we've got some work to do and we don't have a lot of time". Even with the win on Thursday, the Bulls still sit one spot out of the Eastern Conference playoff picture, a game behind the Indiana Pacers. LeBron James scored 34 points, Irving dropped 24 and Cleveland ended a turbulent and troublesome month with an easy 122-105 win over the injury-weakened 76ers on Friday night.

Author: 0 Honda's power deficit 'impressive' - Fernando Alonso

Undoubtably. The Triple Crown is the EGOT of motorsport, with the Monaco Grand Prix, Indy 500 and Le Mans 24 Hours as the races to win. "After the summer I will think and I will make a decision about what I will do next year", Alonso said in Bahrain.

Sports Braves greats help celebrate opening of new SunTrust Park
Author: 0 Braves greats help celebrate opening of new SunTrust Park

Inciarte's two-run shot to right in the bottom of the sixth gave the Braves' bullpen plenty of run support as they closed out a 5-2 victory over San Diego in front of a sold-out crowd in the first game played at SunTrust Park . "One of my favorites I've played in so far". "He was beatable tonight and we didn't take advantage of it", said Padres manager Andy Green, bemoaning how his team had chased too many pitches out of the strike zone.