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Author: 0 It seems not even concussion spotters can save players from themselves

In the stands, a 13-year-old Peters sat in stunned (and exhausted) disbelief. The Post learned Tuesday morning that a Central League Spotter was in touch with the Penguins after Crosby crashed into the boards. "It wasn't like a hard shot, you would think a routine stop, just trickled and found its way", he said. The moment, on that night, was too big for those Capitals.

Sports Search resumes for missing Franklin man
Author: 0 Search resumes for missing Franklin man

He was wearing a blue shirt with a Nike symbol along with black trousers and sneakers. He's white, 5-feet 10-inches tall with brown hair and brown eyes. The search resumed Monday morning, with Environmental Police joining in to comb through wooded and marshy areas in town. Officials are asking residents to check outside their homes, including any sheds or detached buildings.

Sports Aaron Hernandez Fiancée Says She Doubts He Killed Himself
Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez Fiancée Says She Doubts He Killed Himself

Phil " website included those clips. The former National Football League athlete hanged himself last month in a MA prison cell where he was serving a life sentence for murder. It was addressed to "Shay", she said, rather than the more familiar "Babe" or "Bae". "The letter screamed love but it wasn't personal or intimate and it was odd in some parts.

Sports Wenger should choose when he leaves Arsenal - Gilberto
Author: 0 Wenger should choose when he leaves Arsenal - Gilberto

They played from the first minute until the last minute. For me football is pretty much the same everywhere, the ball is round, but maybe tactically things are different than at other clubs I've played for. "We always have hope (of finishing in the top four ) - hope dies last". 'We need some luck along the way but if we win the next four games, I'm convinced we can do it.

Author: 0 IPL- Punjab defeat Mumbai to stay alive in the competition

Mumbai's team successfully chased the target in 15.3 overs. Kings XI Punjab ( KXIP ) is set to confront with Mumbai Indians (MI) in the 51st match ongoing Indian Premier League 2017. Kolkata Knight Riders (16) are third followed by RPS (16), who have a poorer run rate. Rising Pune can still be cheerful, though. Earlier, Kings XI was put into bat and scored 230-3 with Wriddhiman Saha 93 not out off 55 balls and Maxwell out for 47.

Sports These Three Spurs Stars Are Jose Mourinho's Top Transfer Targets
Author: 0 These Three Spurs Stars Are Jose Mourinho's Top Transfer Targets

But United could still qualify for Europe's elite club competition next season they can beat Ajax in the Europa League final in Stockholm on May 24. To his critics, Mourinho said he did not know what was a priority for other clubs, but was clear what United are targeting.

Sports The Tennis Debate: Will Novak Djokovic ever dominate again?
Author: 0 The Tennis Debate: Will Novak Djokovic ever dominate again?

He was broken three consecutive times in the first set, and once in the second to give Coric a 5-3 lead that he converted to close out the match . Streaking forward, Novak Djokovic caught up to the drop shot sliding into a soft-angled answer that left a bemused Feliciano Lopez applauding the second-seed's speed and slick racquet skills.

Sports Pete Carroll looking at all QB options including Colin Kaepernick, RGIII
Author: 0 Pete Carroll looking at all QB options including Colin Kaepernick, RGIII

Pete Carroll said Colin Kaepernick is among the backup quarterback options Seattle is considering. After being arraigned on May 3, Boykin's next court date is July 14 in Dallas County Criminal Court. 26 (Mahomes was instead drafted by the Chiefs at No. 10). Multiple Seahawks players backed Kaepernick when he decided not to stand for the national anthem, and the team later made a decision to stand with interlocked arms as a display of unity before last year's season opener in response to his ...

Author: 0 Guy Gets Rejected Badly On Houston Rockets Kiss Cam

The Spurs have had a rockier playoff road with 4-2 series wins against the Memphis Grizzlies and the Houston Rockets to set up the Warriors' clash. The Spurs beat the Rockets by 39 points (114-75). You know, it's tough, especially the way we lost at home for Game 6 . Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard shoots for a basket against Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley, right.

Sports Alonso gives McLaren 6 months to fix failing F1 auto
Author: 0 Alonso gives McLaren 6 months to fix failing F1 auto

Of course it's really far too soon for what is known as the Silly Season to begin. Hamilton won at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in 2014, one of 10 different winners in as many years at the race often used by teams to bring major upgrades to their cars.

Sports Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction is thrown out by judge
Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction is thrown out by judge

This comes less than a month since he hanged himself in prison. "In our book, he's guilty and he's gonna always be guilty". Lawyers for Hernandez had argued that the SJC had applied the legal doctrine "without exception", even in cases of suicide.

Sports Bottas takes his first F1 victory with Russian win
Author: 0 Bottas takes his first F1 victory with Russian win

Trouble for Hamilton Bottas's Mercedes team-mate threetime champion Lewis Hamilton struggled with over-heating problems and finished fourth. There was more misery for Britain's Jolyon Palmer, too, after he crashed out of qualifying and then crashed out of the race following a second-corner tangle with Romain Grosjean.

Author: 0 At last, Warriors get playoff date with San Antonio

Harden, an Adidas athlete, had a forgettable game in the 114-75 throttling of his Houston Rockets by the San Antonio Spurs at the Toyota Center in Houston . Houston coach Mike D'Antoni wasn't sure if the disappointment of losing a winnable Game 5 could have lingered with his team and contributed to this embarrassing blowout.

Author: 0 Fernandinho expects Manchester City to improve next season

Pep Guardiola will begin a summer clear-out at Manchester City by letting Pablo Zabaleta leave on a free transfer, claims the Mail. Toure himself is likely to receive offers from other clubs around Europe, with Premier League outfit West Ham also interested in his services, so there is no guarantee that he will accept the new terms offered by City, especially as the new deal will see his wages reduced significantly.

Sports Nadal joins Murray in Barcelona semi-finals
Author: 0 Nadal joins Murray in Barcelona semi-finals

Nadal claimed his tenth title in Monte Carlo last week, and he will be chasing a record-extending tenth title at the Barcelona Open, setting the tone for the clay court season, and on current form, Nadal is the favorite to win the French Open for the tenth time.

Sports Cavs to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season
Author: 0 Cavs to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season

The logo's presence in clear view on television while the Cavaliers play will be worth $7-10 million a year, estimates Eric Smallwood of Apex Marketing Group, a sponsorship evaluation firm. press conference at The Q as part of the NBA's three-year pilot program to sell ads on uniforms, starting next season. In a press release from the Cavs, LeBron James would explain why Goodyear is the ideal logo for a kid from Akron.

Author: 0 Pochettino hails "perfect" finale at White Hart Lane

I want to say thanks to all my players and staff. "I'm really sad, disappointed, because Chelsea in the end won the Premier League but there is nothing to regret". Anthony Martial came close to levelling in the 18th minute after outmuscling Toby Alderweireld on the edge of the area, but the former Monaco star was unfortunate to see his curled effort go inches wide at the far post.

Sports Wenger warns Chelsea over Premier League title triumph
Author: 0 Wenger warns Chelsea over Premier League title triumph

Arsenal are set to take on Sunderland tomorrow evening, and may have to do so without key duo Alexis Sanchez and Laurent Koscielny. "Koscielny has a little recurrence of his calf problem which kept him out against Southampton". Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has warned Chelsea that it will be tougher for them next season, after they emerged Premier League champions last Friday.

Sports Russell Wilson faces backlash after posting Mother's Day message to wife Ciara
Author: 0 Russell Wilson faces backlash after posting Mother's Day message to wife Ciara

You are an fantastic mom and I'm so grateful I get to spend the rest of my life with you and raising our kids. Ciara is now married to National Football League quarterback, Russell Wilson and gave birth to a baby girl last month. "You can call him your son but you did no work to make that child so try again", another IG user remarked. Ciara and rapper Future have a child together ( Future Zahir) that precedes her relationship with Wilson.

Sports Ranieri proud to pass Premier League title to Chelsea's Conte
Author: 0 Ranieri proud to pass Premier League title to Chelsea's Conte

There's no point bringing in players who aren't better than the ones they have got, so you have to be talking top-class, but you can't win the Champions League without the type of player who can make a difference. "Now it's very important to enjoy this moment and celebrate this win because to win in England is not easy", Conte told reporters at The Hawthorns. "For this I want to thank my players because they trusted in new work and a new philosophy".

Author: 0 Ian Poulter returns to world's top 100 after second at Players Championship

If you picked Si Woo Kim , a 21-year-old from South Korea as your victor, take a bow. "I really wish we could have that benefit [exemption from military service]", Kim said in quotes reported by RTE following his victory. Kim was also the fourth different leader at the of each round, proving once again this course tested every golfer's abilities. "And he played like someone that was doing it for five or six years like it was just another round of golf".

Sports Silva rues shocking start as 'big risk' ends in Hull relegation
Author: 0 Silva rues shocking start as 'big risk' ends in Hull relegation

Hull were always climbing a mountain after conceding that early goal and they rarely threatened Palace and rather meekly surrendered their Premier League status while Crystal Palace confirmed theirs at a bouncing Selhurst Park. We were chasing the game all afternoon, to get beaten 4-0 and get relegated has not gone well. Liverpool moved back one point above Manchester City into third place in the Premier League.

Author: 0 Rafael Nadal wins 2017 Madrid Open after beating Dominic Thiem

Rafael Nadal is near his best again, and he showed it with an emphatic win over a rival he hadn't beaten in three years. Nadal , who beat defending champion Novak Djokovic in the semi-final, has now won his 30th ATP World Tour Masters 1000 title , tying the all-time record with Serbia's Djokovic .

Sports How to watch Madrid Open online
Author: 0 How to watch Madrid Open online

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after defeating Nicolas Almagro of Spain 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 during a Madrid Open tennis tournament match in Madrid , Spain, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. "When they were presented, I was ready to use them". "I'm happy with the way I handled the pressure in those moments, just stayed with him, made him play always extra shot".

Sports Eddie Lacy earned how much for dropping weight?
Author: 0 Eddie Lacy earned how much for dropping weight?

Then, last year, he injured his ankle after playing only five games and was forced to undergo surgery. Lacy's contract with the Seahawks contains seven potential weight bonuses worth a total of $385,000. Regardless, Lacy has plenty of incentive to ensure that he is at the desired weight for each weigh-in, even if the weight-based provisions are a fraction of the almost $3 million guaranteed in the contract.

Author: 0 Fernandinho sees improvement during 'tough' season for Man City

Since reaching that 40-point mark, the Baggies have fallen off a cliff, losing seven of their last 10, failing to score in eight of these fixtures. You look at City, they were fortunate with the late Riyad Mahrez penalty, but I can't see them not winning here.

Sports Watch New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's Number
Author: 0 Watch New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's Number

Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez walk arm in arm to dinner at Nobu Sunday evening during Derek Jeter Night. " Derek meant so much to all of us in different ways, and so much to me as a teammate and a manager", Girardi said . Following the Yankees' 11-6 victory in Game 1 of Sunday's doubleheader, attention quickly turned to Monument Park, and honoring a Yankee legend. Then, of course, there are the playoffs, where Jeter shined more than almost anyone.

Author: 0 Stars get tidy bonus for winning Premier League

This is a heartbreak for Tottenham players as they were in superb form this season and were eyeing on the title but only to be denied by Chelsea. There is no better feeling in football. Chelsea finish their Premier League campaign with two home matches against Watford and already-relegated Sunderland, before Costa could have the chance to win his final piece of silverware with the club - if the exit rumours are true - when the Blues face Arsenal in the FA Cup final at Wembley.

Sports Team by team analysis of the Russian Grand Prix
Author: 0 Team by team analysis of the Russian Grand Prix

The Mercedes drivers ended up in third and fourth, respectively, with a lap time of 1:33.289 for Bottas and 1.33:767 for Hamilton. Red Bull is a distant third with 57 points. Even with the holdup in traffic, Bottas won by just.617 seconds over Vettel. And during the initial laps, Williams driver Lance Stroll lost control of his vehicle after coming into contact with the Renault of Nico Hulkenberg, though both survived.

Sports When and where to watch Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery
Author: 0 When and where to watch Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery

The NBA draft will be held June 22. Arguably the most exciting two minutes in sports is upon us as ping-pong balls, awkward close-ups and guaranteed disappointment will be in full force. The Orlando Magic's biggest problem, their lack of All-Star talent, could be solved through the whimsical, random bounces of 14 pingpong balls Tuesday night.

Author: 0 Si Woo Kim: Players Championship victor profile - Who is South Korea star

Poulter, who later became embroiled in a spat with pundit Brandel Chamblee over the perceived conservatism of his final round, had to escape from trees on the final hole and lost out on any chance of catching Kim. Kim cashed in the US$1.89 million winner's check, one of the largest on the tour, behind only major championships such as the U.S. Open and the Masters.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors: Stephen Curry playing at MVP level at right time

Pachulia's teammate Kevin Durant , who scored 34 points in the win, rejected any claims that Pachulia meant to hurt Leonard. This is the point of view that numerous players are taking, including Leonard, who doesn't believe it was dirty. The Spurs outplayed the Warriors for much of the aftternoon on both ends of the floor. "I don't like Golden State (Warriors )". Even the open looks weren't falling.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: Sergio Romero will start Europa League final

Mourinho made eight changes from the team which played Celta Vigo in midweek with Marcus Rashford, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Ander Herrera emerging from the bench in the second half. He said: "We are Manchester United and we always want to win every game". I want to show I am a player you can trust.' And that's what I was doing at Manchester.

Sports Burnley defender Kevin Long receives first Republic of Ireland call-up
Author: 0 Burnley defender Kevin Long receives first Republic of Ireland call-up

Marc Wilson is back after a long lay-off. The Derry man has been out of action due to a broken foot. Long, 26, made his first Premier League start against West Brom two weeks ago. "It's good to see Maguire doing well, but there are a few players ahead of him in terms of experience", he said. "But when I narrow the squad down I will be looking at players who have plenty of experience at worldwide level going into this game against Austria".

Author: 0 Runner Eliud Kipchoge misses sub-two hour marathon by 25 seconds

Kipchoge and the only other competitors, Eritrean Zersenay Tadese and Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa , ran behind an arrow-head formation of pacemakers, to reduce drag, and a vehicle beaming a green line on the road behind it to show the required speed for the sub-two hour target.

Author: 0 Sublime Joe Root leads England whitewash over Ireland in second ODI

It is hard to see how Bairstow can make a much more compelling case than with the unbeaten 72 from just 44 balls which propelled England to 328 for six, following half-centuries from captain Eoin Morgan (76) and Joe Root (73) in their stand of 140 at Lord's.

Author: 0 Martin Truex Jr. living sublimely after Kansas Speedway win

We should have had top 10s in all of them. The Wood Brothers' iconic red-and-white No. 21 ran in the top five all night, leading 83 laps and running second for much of the rest of the race. NASCAR rules allow for the removal of sponsors that don't comply with corporate standards. Unable to afford the fine, Long was barred until NASCAR commuted it before the 2017 season.

Author: 0 Diamondbacks C Iannetta placed on concussion DL

It's certainly good news that Iannetta seemed alert the whole time and was able to walk off the field, and hopefully he didn't suffer any serious injuries. Definitely a relief when he can get up on his own. In 11 games with the Aces in 2016, he was 2-1 with 3 saves, a 1.98 ERA and 24 strikeouts in 13.2 innings pitched.

Sports ESPN to debut MNF Beth Mowins/Rex Ryan broadcast
Author: 0 ESPN to debut MNF Beth Mowins/Rex Ryan broadcast

The only other time it happened was when Gayle Sierens was on the call for an NBC telecast of Seahawks-Chiefs on the final Sunday of the 1987 season. Deitsch also reports that Mowins is expected to be joined in the booth by former New York Jets and Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan, who was recently hired to do color commentary for ESPN.

Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins lose in an alarming fashion to the Capitals 5-2

Speaking of Fleury, and while it's a little callous to mention this on the day of a Game 7, it's still relevant. Probably not for the Washington Capitals and Anaheim Ducks. Game 7 is Wednesday night at Anaheim, with the victor advancing to face the Nashville Predators in the conference finals. In the span of 80 minutes - from the third period of Game 5 through a one-sided Washington victory in Game 6 Monday - whatever open ice Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and the rest of the defending ...

Author: 0 Man United legend David Beckham posts awesome tribute to White Hart Lane

Hundreds of fans poured onto the pitch at the end of Sunday's game, won by a goal from home-grown star Harry Kane, before being ushered back into their seats for the ceremony. "We lost 4-1, with a centre-back partnership that I don't think will go down in history for Manchester United: Neville and Prunier". "We've been thinking about it a lot and when the new stadium opens it will help us a lot to reach the next level", he said.

Sports Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and dangerous NBA play
Author: 0 Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and dangerous NBA play

We are angry and the opposite happened. Curry scored on an unbelievable layup that had absolutely no business going in, but San Antonio still had a shot in the closing seconds as LaMarcus Aldridge shot a three that missed, but Patty Mills ended up with two free-throw shots with less than a second on the clock.

Sports Chiefs first-round QB Patrick Mahomes reportedly robbed at gunpoint
Author: 0 Chiefs first-round QB Patrick Mahomes reportedly robbed at gunpoint

Pinkerton is charged with aggravated robbery and is being held on a $50,000 bond, according to KCBD. Sgt. Darrell Coslin with the Smith County Sheriff's Office said Mahomes and three friends returned home after attending a baseball game. The sheriff's office said deputies were able to locate the vehicle. Police were called, the men and their vehicle were described, and deputies quickly saw a vehicle and suspects matching the description.

Sports Sens believing in themselves ahead of Game 2
Author: 0 Sens believing in themselves ahead of Game 2

The top three lines had no life most of the night and the power play went a putrid 0-for-5. From there, the ridiculous run of good fortune and the unexplainable - defenceman Eric Desjardins capped a hat trick performance by scoring in overtime - continued.

Author: 0 'One More', Conte Tells Chelsea Players Ahead Of Friday Showdown

Conte is as demonstrative and emotional on the pitch as he is measured and softly spoken off it, though he did admit that in this match he felt "a little bit more relaxed". Both centre-backs David Luis and Gary Cahill were named in the PFA team of the year and they're going to face one of their toughest challenges in their final away match of the season.

Author: 0 Spurs prepare for White Hart Lane farewell

In the moments after Spurs signed off at the Lane, Pochettino was asked whether his players would be able to overcome the negativity surrounding their temporary move to Wembley while the new ground is completed. Pochettino, whose team secured a second place finish - their highest-ever in the Premier League, added: "I'm really sad, disappointed, because Chelsea in the end won the Premier League but there is nothing to regret".

Author: 0 Stoke City out to upset Arsenal's Champions League hopes

After a boring first half at St. Mary's Stadium here on Wednesday, Sanchez received the ball in the area from Mesut Özil and blasted the ball past Saints goalkeeper Fraser Forster to put Arsenal 1-0 up in the 55th minute. He went through a hard period when he came back from his ankle injury, but I never questioned his attitude. After a tiresome first half, Sanchez produced a moment of magic to open the scoring when the Chilean wrong-footed two defenders in the box before calmly ...

Sports Anthony Joshua Boxing champ to visit Nigeria soon
Author: 0 Anthony Joshua Boxing champ to visit Nigeria soon

Joshua says: "I want to start planning how I'm going to improve, because I know my next fight people are going to be watching, you know?" The Government of Nigeria has disclosed that it will soon invite Anthony Joshua , the newly-crowned unified World Heavyweight Boxing Champion to the country.

Sports Pirates end six-game skid with 4-3 win
Author: 0 Pirates end six-game skid with 4-3 win

And Iannetta played a big part in the victory, scoring a home run in the third inning before he was hit. Tyler Glasnow (1-3) lasted just 2 1-3 innings, giving up seven runs on seven hits. Harrison and Polanco put up three hits and two runs on Saturday between them. "It's a part of the game that's hard, really hard". After being hit, he was replaced behind the plate by Chris Herrmann.

Author: 0 NBA Playoffs 2017: Jazz vs. Warriors Game 1 live stream

Meanwhile, Gordon Hayward and Joe Johnson - two scorers who need to have monster games if the Jazz have any chance to keep the series close - combined for 23 points on 8-of-25 shooting. With all five starters scoring in double figures Tuesday night at Oracle Arena, they reeled off a 106-94 victory over Utah in Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinal series.