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Author: 0 Conte takes blame after Chelsea fall at Old Trafford

The only top-six side the Blues have to face is Everton, while Tottenham will take on both Arsenal and Manchester United. The last time Chelsea failed to hit the target in a league game was September 2007, when Avram Grant was at the helm for a 2-0 loss to - you guessed it - Manchester United .

Sports Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral

Chicago was in a very early hole but quickly took control, and held that control for much of the game. Thomas played through tears Sunday and scored 33 points in the Celtics' 106-102 playoff-opening loss against the Bulls - a day after his 22-year-old sister died in a single-car accident on Interstate 5 in Federal Way, Wash.

Author: 0 Bozak's OT goal gives Maple Leafs series lead over Capitals

Taking into account the double-overtime Game 2, and that the other two games have also gone into the extra frame, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin is averaging the sixth-most ice time amongst Caps forwards . Ovechkin then was left wide open for a one-time drive on a power play, making it 2-0 at 4:34 of the first. "There was a chance to take control of the game and we didn't", Trotz said.

Sports Verstappen in the wall as Ricciardo struggles with tyres in Bahrain
Author: 0 Verstappen in the wall as Ricciardo struggles with tyres in Bahrain

At the top of the timesheets, Hamilton's 1:32.822 sat as the fastest time for the majority of the morning before Daniel Ricciardo logged a 1:32.349 just before the day's midway point. "It cost us a few quid today, several thousand pounds and a lot of down time", Red Bull team boss Christian Horner told Sky Sports F1. 'Max was looking competitive and I could see Valtteri Bottas was struggling.

Sports Aaron Hernandez had Bible verse scrawled on his forehead
Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez had Bible verse scrawled on his forehead

The 27-year-old former National Football League star was found by guards hanged with a bedsheet at about 3 a.m. Wednesday and was pronounced dead at a hospital about an hour later. "Aaron was looking forward to an opportunity for a second chance to prove his innocence". "Those who love and care about him are heartbroken and determined to find the truth surrounding his untimely death".

Sports Danny Rose 'set to miss Tottenham's FA Cup semi-final vs. Chelsea'
Author: 0 Danny Rose 'set to miss Tottenham's FA Cup semi-final vs. Chelsea'

Such a result would propel Conte's men into next Tuesday's Premier League game at home to Southampton with renewed confidence and the knowledge they could deliver a second psychological blow by pulling seven points clear of their closest challengers with a win 24 hours before Spurs make the hard trip to Palace.

Sports Derek Carr: True Raiders fans will support Las Vegas move
Author: 0 Derek Carr: True Raiders fans will support Las Vegas move

That opens up even more cap space for the Raiders to try to fit in Lynch - Oakland now has about $28.7 million in available room. Although the Raiders' exertions were likely on the lighter side to start off their program, the fact Carr completed all the tasks that his teammates did is certainly encouraging.

Sports Nuri Sahin's emotional interview shows Dortmund 2 - Monaco 3
Author: 0 Nuri Sahin's emotional interview shows Dortmund 2 - Monaco 3

But, they said, there is now no evidence that he took part in the attack. The match kicked off a 6:45 pm local time and finished with a 3-2 score, giving Monaco a goal advantage for the next game. "Last night I didn't realise what happened until I got through the door and my wife and son were waiting, there I felt how lucky we were". "From the bottom of our hearts, we wish the injured player Marc Bartra but also the policeman a complete recovery".

Author: 0 Giants' Posey struck in head by pitch, leaves game

Posey told teammates that he felt normal, and that he was not experiencing the symptoms he expected. Ryan Owens had visited the Giants in spring training several times. "Just a lovely lady", Bochy said. Joe Panik played for over a week after getting hit in the head last season and then ended up missing 23 games. Matt Moore pitches a great eight innings and leaves with a three-run lead.

Sports Phil Simms Moving From Booth To NFL Today Studio Show
Author: 0 Phil Simms Moving From Booth To NFL Today Studio Show

After spending the past 20 years in a CBS broadcast booth, Phil Simms will be covering the National Football League from a different setting starting in 2017. I'll be happy to offer some advice and he's free to take it, but it's like in football. I understand the expectations for what you have to accomplish in the studio.

Sports Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111
Author: 0 Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111

After squeaking out the opener by a point, LeBron James and Co. showed more intensity on defense, more swagger in general and won their 10th straight first-round game over the past three seasons. "My guys dug in that game and earned the right to be in that game - and they did not even give us a chance", Fizdale told journalists. Lue said he liked how Love attacked a mismatch.

Author: 0 Vettel victories could force a Mercedes rethink

Mercedes chief Toto Wolff feels there is little between his team and Ferrari this season after Sebastian Vettel's victory in Bahrain. "All this is the fruit of super work at the track and in Maranello, so my compliments not just to Seb for his achievements in Bahrain, but also to the whole team".

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League career in numbers

He said , "In the game today I think we could have won and played the next round but the referee made a lot of errors ..." A fourth on the break from substitute Marco Asensio in the 112th minute ensured Real would reach their seventh successive Champions League semi-final.

Author: 0 Fox News sacks presenter Bill O'Reilly

The network's parent company, 21st Century Fox, on Wednesday confirmed a report by NY magazine that O'Reilly is finished at Fox News. NPR's David Folkenflik reports that Walsh went through Fox News' formal complaint process, alleging O'Reilly made unwelcome advances during what she believed to be a business dinner.

Author: 0 Celtics' Thomas: Days since sister died hardest of my life

After a better start by the Celtics, a familiar theme started to take hold as the Bulls took control by again dominating on the offensive glass. Chicago made a statement in Game 1 to the Celtics. "Game 3 is just one game, but it's going to be our biggest game of the season", Rondo said . Thomas didn't speak publicly before or after either of those games, both Celtics losses.

Author: 0 Indians feared killed in US' mother of all bombs attack

In meetings of the Afghan security council, some ministers told President Ashraf Ghani they feared the dearth of information from the USA side could be exploited by Islamic State, which has continued radio broadcasts claiming that none of its fighters were killed."We haven't suffered any casualties from this bomb", said one recent Islamic State broadcast.

Sports Grizzlies Coach David Fizdale Goes On Epic Officiating Rant
Author: 0 Grizzlies Coach David Fizdale Goes On Epic Officiating Rant

Only three Grizzlies visited the charity stripe. Fizdale has been a popular assistant coach for years. "I'm not a numbers guy, but that doesn't seem to add up", might be the best quote of the postseason. Leonard was a flawless 19 for 19, more than the Grizzlies attempted as a team which was only 15. Ginobili, who took an inadvertent elbow from Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph late in the first half of Game 1 , had a little bit of a shiner around his right eye at practice Sunday.

Sports Wizards, Rockets, Warriors seeking 2-0 series leads
Author: 0 Wizards, Rockets, Warriors seeking 2-0 series leads

Houston will carry a four-game series winning streak into Wednesday, a streak that means precious little. Look for more excellent play from Harden's supporting cast in game two of the first round. "We have to be the ones to hit first and be the grittier team scrapping for loose balls". Kanter and Adams played 397 minutes together over the course of the regular season.

Sports Leicester Exit Champions League With Heads Held High, Says Jamie Vardy
Author: 0 Leicester Exit Champions League With Heads Held High, Says Jamie Vardy

Tonight's 1-1 draw at the King Power Stadium was not quite enough to continue the Euro dream but goalscorer Vardy was not feeling too downcast after a stellar run in their first try at this level. It's been a really, really good experience". Jamie Vardy's second-half goal secured a 1-1 second-leg draw but could not force a stunning comeback after Saul Niguez's opener.

Sports Seahawks decline to match 49ers offer to OL Garry Gilliam
Author: 0 Seahawks decline to match 49ers offer to OL Garry Gilliam

The fourth-year right tackle will join the 49ers on a one-year, $2.2 million deal with $1.4 million guaranteed. It was submitted to the National Football League and the Seahawks have five days to match the offer. In 2015, he began his second season as a left tackle behind Russell Okung . But when he struggled in the preseason, he was moved back to right tackle and then eventually was replaced as the starter there.