The chances of Young making a successful comeback attempt were already slim before his injury. The team didn't realize how serious the injury was until Young underwent a series of medical tests on the hamstring. He's in a quarterback group with Kevin Glenn and Marquise Williams . Saskatchewan put Young on its negotiation list February 2, per Charean Williams of Pro Football Talk , and signed him to a two-year deal without any up-front commitment.
The NBA Hall of Famer is one of just a few Americans who has met North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un. The eccentric sportsman was spotted at Beijing International Airport, CNN reports , but refused to answer questions about his plans.
Meanwhile, Williams had an easy time with Mertens, a 21-year-old Belgian playing in just her second Grand Slam tournament. "It's not ideal, but I fight as I can", the 13th-seeded Frenchwoman told the crowd after moving to her first French Open quarter-final.
Indeed, the Warriors' 68 points in the first half was the most they had scored in any half in the Finals. Now the Cavs have a chance to make it a series with a win Monday. Cavaliers players have earned almost two-thirds of that $1.58 billion ($926.67 million vs. $641.11 million), but interestingly, Cleveland has paid a much lower proportion of its players' total salaries.
The recent spate of violence comes as President Trump is reviewing the United States' Afghan policy amid a push by some members of his administration to send more troops to Afghanistan to fight the Taliban and other militant groups. The resurgent Taliban, with whom the government has been trying broker a peace deal, has denied involvement in Wednesday's attack. Friday s killings will likely further inflame passions as protesters prepared to attend their funeral ceremonies on Saturday.
The University of Colorado is penalizing staff for allegedly failing to take timely action after domestic abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Joe Tumpkin became known. The woman said she first told CU about Tumpkin's alleged abuse on December 9. The following are statements from Rick George, MIke MacIntyre , and the summary of the disciplinary report.
India's tour of the West Indies, which will include five One-Day Internationals (ODI) and a single Twenty20 International is scheduled to run from June 23 to July 9. "We have left it to the CAC, they are legends, they know what is best for Indian cricket", Rai said. The three-member committee met June 8 at a five-star facility in London and had a almost two-hour discussion on the issue but then informed BCCI CEO Rahul Johri that they would need more time.
But with two outlets reporting an increased bid has been made/is on its way (the details almost always differ depending on the source ), and Gazzetta saying the talks between Liverpool and Roma are "destined to end soon" (in a good way), the Reds could be getting closer.
If Ball is the Lakers' top choice at No. 2 overall, they aren't going to pass on him simply because he looked exhausted after running through drills. "Team-wise, I think that the Lakers are a better fit", said the never-shutting mouth of LaVar .
I've played against some great teams, but I don't think no team has had this type of firepower". You have to give them credit for how they played. But here's the issue: In Game 4 with a chance to close the Cavaliers out on the road, win his second National Basketball Association title and preserve the Warriors undefeated playoff run, Curry faltered for the first time this post-season.
All that extra power requires more power: a 245-watt internal power supply pumps juice through the console, compared to the 220-watt external supply that came with the original Xbox One in 2013. Xbox One X makes your existing library even better, with better textures, smoother frame rates and faster load times, even on a 1080p TV. Forza Motorsport 7 will be arriving on the 3rd of October 2017 for Xbox One, and PC as an Xbox Play Anywhere title.
That includes on the penalty kill. If they add the right pieces for next season, Nashville has a very solid chance of winning it all, Rinne just needs to stand on his head once again. With Olli Maatta in the box for tripping, Trevor Daley punched Ryan Ellis to set up a 5-on-3 for the Predators, but Murray came up big, stopping a shot by Mattias Ekholm followed by another save on Arvidsson.
They advance to face the victor between Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan . Emirates Team New Zealand leads Land Rover BAR 3-1 in the best-of-9 series. Burling sailed ahead to a 47-second victory. The America's Cup , the oldest competition in global sport, was first raced in 1851 around the Isle of Wight and has only been won by four nations.
Fleury informed the Penguins of his decision Monday morning, just hours before the NHL's 2 p.m. (PT) deadline for players to declare whether to waive their no-trade or no-move clauses. Hornqvist scored off Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne's left elbow, the former Predator silencing the raucous crowd that had stood for long minutes and flung a few more catfish, too.
It looks like Pepe the Frog is not welcome on the Apple App Store. The clamp-down should have a positive net effect on the App Store ecosystem. The game's developer, Spirit Realm Games , appealed the decision prompting Apple to identify Pepe as the problem.
Offensive tackle King Dunlap is retiring from the National Football League, the firm that represents him posted on social media Monday. Following several seasons in mostly a reserve role, it was with the Chargers that his pro career took off.
Some variation of those words was written or uttered somewhere nearly one year ago. Why the Warriors will not succumb to another Cavaliers comeback. It also saw a defensive push from Cleveland, holding Warriors star Steph Curry to just 14 points on four of 13 field goals. The Cavs had 11 offensive boards in Game 4 - four from Tristan Thompson .
The House Intel Committee also joined three others committees in requesting copies of Comey's memos and notes, which the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director says he wrote after every meeting he had with Trump. Under oath Thursday, Comey repeatedly called Trump a liar - Trump responded Friday by saying Comey was a liar. If Comey said untrue things under oath - and knew that they were untrue - that's perjury.
It was a home win for Pletcher, who is based at Belmont Park in NY, and with his third victor of the race he became the first trainer to claim the Kentucky Derby and Belmont Stakes with two different horses since D Wayne Lukas in 1996.
Ellis has skated only two shifts in the second, a big loss for the Predators as they trail 5-0 and are well on their way to falling behind 3-2 in the series. The junkyard dog approach to hockey for the Stanley Cup Final debutants has a history: It is the Predators' on-ice version of Stanley, the blue mutt with a bone clenched between his teeth.
The Golden State Warrior forward - prone to emotional outbursts often at the most inopportune moments for his team - took a shot at Cleveland Cavaliers fans on his way out of town after Game 4 of the series, not long after he'd been at the centre of one of the most controversial points in a contentious game.
Brazil was the first team to qualify for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation. Goals from Sardar Kazmoun and Mehdi Taremi earned a victory which secures the Iranians top spot in Asian qualifying group A with two games still to go.
The parade will begin at 11 a.m. and follow a similar route to parades following the 2009 and 2016 championships, along Grant Street and Boulevard of the Allies. He led Windsor to a pair of Memorial Cups and he was twice selected as the OHL's coach of the year. "It's been an incredible year from the start, trying to repeat", Lemieux said.
On being asked about the balance of the side, Mortaza said the team management made a decision to field eight batsmen for the first game, but the strategy may change for the remaining games: "First match we chose to go with eight batters, but we have to think about it".
Crosby, a Conn Smythe victor again: Crosby became the first player since Penguins owner Mario Lemieux in 1991-92 to win consecutive Conn Smythe trophies. But for us, we did so many things well and this is such a tremendous run for our team. Though this series had been close, with the Penguins taking a three-games-to-two lead after their Game 5 win in Pittsburgh, the games themselves haven't been that competitive.
Rookie reliever Dayan Diaz , called up earlier Wednesday to provide a fresh arm for the bullpen, made his first Major League Baseball start and lasted just 2 2/3 innings while allowing three runs on four hits to take the loss. The Astros had left fielder Josh Reddick pushed over toward the left-center alley and when Cuthbert put the changeup in play he hit it into the left-field corner.
The 24-year-old will reportedly cost €70 million (R1 billion), according to the Daily Mirror , which would make him the most expensive Spanish player in history. "I think his numbers speak for themselves and he's still got a long way to go in his career". Speaking to Portuguese newspaper Expresso , Mourinho said: "I am awful at picking teams.
After introducing Clemson's "El Presidente" Jim Clements ("another victor, I tell ya that"), Trump turned to his notes looking for another two seconds to fill time, and said: "What people don't realize about Clemson: It's a great academic school".
He even tries to cover up every available ounce of space, yet when you're as hot as Guentzel is during the 2017 postseason, there's nearly no hope. The Predators were the better team in the second period just like in Game 1 , this time holding a 14-7 advantage in shots on goal.
Origin stalwarts Nate Myles , Aidan Guerra , Jacob Lillyman and Sam Thaiday all make way in the forwards. Titans forward Jarrod Wallace has been named to debut despite facing a ban for a shoulder charge. "It's no secret we got beat up through the middle". "It was great to get a game under his belt", Walters said. A rugby league record crowd at the venue of 11,968 was treated to a classic performance from one of the game's best, which started in the seventh minute with a ...
Often, it's hype. Not now. Pachulia has secured the opening possession for the Warriors three out of four times in these finals. Instead, it turned out to be the beginning of an epic collapse, one that still hangs over his team - and this series - a full year later.
The Tottenham striker helped rescue England a point in the dying stages of their World Cup qualifier against Auld Enemy Scotland on Saturday. "It was probably the tallest wall you could put up in European football". "I definitely didn't want to lose in my first game as skipper so to get that goal; it's a good day for us and obviously a very proud day for me as well".
The New York Jets have officially released wide receiver Eric Decker after the team could not find a suitable trade partner. The Ravens could still be in play for Decker now that he's a free agent. "On behalf of the organization, I wish him the best as he continues his career". Alas, there was no trade and Decker is now a free agent. With Decker gone, the Jets' receiving corps is comprised of mostly youngsters, including Quincy Enunwa , Robby Anderson , Charone Peake, Jalin ...
As first reported by TSN's Bob McKenzie over the weekend, the deal was announced Monday. "All the years I've been in the business interviewing coaches, firing coaches, meeting coaches, Bob was the most prepared and his performance, his preparation, his passion knocked us out of the park".
Irving played just one game before injuring his knee in the first Finals meeting between these teams in 2015. Riley: Being down 3-1 last season was a doozy but being down 3-0 is a basketball death sentence. Smith in the corner for an open three. "If we don't have to go to that lineup, we don't need to". That's what playing the Warriors will do for a lead, but Golden State did itself no favors by leaving a ton of points on the floor.
LeBron James at Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, June 9. On Saturday, Carter called James' self alley-oop off the glass in the third quarter of Cleveland's 137-116 victory over Golden State his " greatest play ever" in the Finals, per ESPN's Dave McMenamin.
Arsenal are planning a double swoop to sign Swedish starlets Joel Asoro and Benjamin Mbunga-Kimpioka from Sunderland this summer, according to reports. Mbunga-Kimpioka - At 17-years-old, the midfielder is yet to make his first-team bow, with his appearances this season coming at Under-18 level. Asoro has already admitted he's considering his future with the recently-relegated Black Cats, saying: "It's not something you can decide now".
In yet another ceasefire violation , Pakistani Forces resorted to heavy mortar shelling and firing along the Line of Control in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir. "Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire without any provocation when BSF troopers were busy with ground clearance. They are prisoners of the images that they see around them since their birth", Maj Gen Raju said, adding quite a few did not even know why they were throwing stones.
A recent UEFA report found that 62 percent of players in England's top tier were foreign - the highest in Europe. England goalkeeper Freddie Woodman made two vital saves in the second half. And the world of football has praised Simpson, who was Carlisle's manager between 2003-6 with everybody from Andy Shearer to former team mates sending messages of congratulations.
Australia earned a single point from the first match of their campaign against New Zealand which had to be abandoned due to rain . Australia were well on their way to chasing down Bangladesh's total of 182 when showers started in the 16th over in south London.
Sri Lanka bowled exceptionally well to keep their target down to 300 and they threatened the Proteas during an opening stand of 69 in only 8.2 overs between Niroshan Dickwella and stand-in captain Upul Tharanga . "So we've targeted that as an area where we can make up time, get four, five minutes ahead of time, which it does get a bit complicated at the end when there's a partnership going".
Storms rolled through Gainesville just before 4:30 p.m., with lightning that halted play for what would eventually be a almost four-hour weather delay. The Gators were able to tie the score in the top of the eighth inning on J.J. Schwarz's solo blast off Wake Forest reliever Donnie Sellers. In the bottom of the third, the Demon Deacons had bases load and failed to score as well.
Not India , who improved to 4-0 against the South Africans in Champions Trophy history, and knocked them out for a third time. Later Yuvraj too chipped in with 23 runs and concluded the proceedings with a maximum take make India win the match by 8 wickets.
South Africa needs to come up with a plan and figure out why it doesn't perform well in major tournaments. What is often forgotten is that they have actually won an ICC tournament. Smith said India are now favourites to be in the finals.The defending champions will square off against Bangladesh in their next match. It was a group game but also an effective quarter-final.
She's the first women in the modern era to lose in the first round as the top seed at the French Open . She arrived in Paris with a 25-12 win-loss record in Grand Slam matches, but as it turns out this marks her second consecutive first-round French Open departure after losing to Kiki Bertens in the first round previous year.
The 31st-seeded Vinci, most famous for ending Serena Williams' hopes of a calendar year Grand Slam by beating her in the semifinals at Flushing Meadows in 2015, lost to Rio Olympics gold medallist Monica Puig 6-3, 3-6, 6-2. In the men's round, the oldest man in the singles draw at the French Open has prevailed over one of the youngest. "It was very hot (temperatures around 30 degrees) but I live in Florida, so I was prepared", said Williams.
Her parents, Jiri and Pavla, and brothers, Jiri and Libor, were in the stands on Court Philippe Chatrier, with her team decked out in matching T-shirts saying "Courage, Belief, Pojd ('Come on" in Czech)' . Kvitova began things with a quick forehand victor; she compiled the first 10 winners of the match and finished with a 31-9 edge in that category. After racing into a 5-1 lead, courtesy of a double break, Makarova closed out the opening set in 33 minutes.
Harry Kane equalised in injury time to silence the Tartan Army but also change the shape of Group F and Scotland's chances of making Russian Federation 2018. England were seconds away from seeing their 34-game unbeaten run in global qualifiers come to an end and a first defeat at Hampden Park since 1985 after Leigh Griffiths scored two late free-kick goals.
PSG are desperate to hold on to the player and according to Sky Italia , the club's sporting director, Antero Henrique, met the midfielder's agent on Monday morning to hold talks over his future in the French capital. Should the meeting take place, it will be for the second time as a meeting did take place in Formentera previous year. Barcelona lead the chase for his signature, and are thought to have already made contact over a potential move, while Bayern Munich, Chelsea and ...
However, PSG's new sporting director suggests that Verratti (whose contract lasts until 2021) is going nowhere. L'Equipe believe that Verratti met with PSG sports director Antero Henrique midweek, and informed him of his desire to leave the club.