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by | July 02, 2017 | 14:21

Marwin Gonzalez walked to chase Betances, who was replaced by Aroldis Chapman . There was a full count when Gurriel shot a grounder down the left field line to send both runners home and put Houston on top 7-6. The game was scoreless in the bottom of the fifth when Gurriel's homer to the front row of the seats in left field made it 2-0. As a compromised Yankees lineup fashioned a surprising comeback on Friday night, Clint Frazier seemed ready to finally join the party.

by | July 02, 2017 | 12:22

A Sonny Bill Williams red card did mar the second test, as the centre was sent off for a shoulder charge on winger Anthony Watson . All Blacks coach Steve Hansen said the commitment of his players was exceptional but the discipline and accuracy were not.

by | July 02, 2017 | 10:51

Warning of stringent action against black money hoarders, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said 37,000 shell companies indulging in tax evasion have been detected and more than three lakh firms are under the scanner for suspicious dealings post demonetisation .

by | July 02, 2017 | 10:37

It's a colossal amount of money, blowing away the $ 153 million deal that Mike Conley signed with the Memphis Grizzlies last summer to become the biggest in National Basketball Association history. That figure is dwarfed by the league's highest-earner, LeBron James , who stands to earn US$33.3 million next season and US$35.6 million in 2018-2019.

by | July 02, 2017 | 09:05

Just when it looked like Pacquiao was going to win an easy decision, the judges took over and gave the hometown fighter the nod. He took so much in the ninth round that the referee almost stopped the fight in his corner. At the end of the bloodbath, not many expected all the referees to score the fight in favour of Horn - 117-111, 115-113, 115-113. At any rate, Pacquiao has a rematch clause in his contract and will perhaps exercise it, but as his performance demonstrated, he should ...

by | July 02, 2017 | 08:21

It's official - Joe Ingles is off the free agent market. Had he signed an offer sheet elsewhere, the Jazz would've reserved the right to match whatever offer he received. He ranked fourth in the league in 3-point percentage (44.1). A close friend of unrestricted free agent Gordon Hayward , it is unclear if Ingles signing will have an impact on Hayward's decision.

by | July 02, 2017 | 07:46

The Minnesota Timberwolves have made no secret of their desire to improve after trading for Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls . The Paul George to Oklahoma City Thunder trade stunned the National Basketball Association world and a hefty three-year, $57 million deal went to Jeff Teague from the Minnesota Timberwolves nearly instantly.

by | July 02, 2017 | 06:06

Stephen Curry agreed to sign his $201 million deal with the Warriors last night. Though the Cavaliers and Warriors have butted heads for three straight seasons, representing their respective conferences in the NBA Finals, James has a dollar amount he thinks his rival Curry should be paid.

by | July 02, 2017 | 03:55

The soon-to-be senior receiver was arrested early Saturday morning on DUII (driving under the influence of intoxicants) charges after crashing his vehicle into a McDonald's drive-thru shortly after 3:00 a.m.in the morning. The 6-foot-2 receiver averaged 14.1 yards per catch for the Ducks last season, including five touchdowns, and he led the team with 50.5 receiving yards per game.

by | July 02, 2017 | 02:41

During an interview just moments later, Ms Faulkes, when asked about the rent payments, said she was "very sorry to hear that" and could "understand its very distressing". British Prime Minister Theresa May is under growing pressure to entirely replace the local authority in charge of Grenfell Tower , the residential block here that went up in flames earlier this month.

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:20

Nene, at the moment, isn't interested in signing the current offer of a three-year, $10.9 million deal, putting the 15-year veteran immediately back in the free agent pool, according to Marc J. Longtime NBA center Nene is reportedly going to reevaluate his options in free agency amid reports the post player was set to re-sign with the Houston Rockets .

by | July 02, 2017 | 00:27

I'll see what he's got in the shed. Prior to the press conference, Speedway President Chip Wile presented Earnhardt with a painting of three cars he drove to victory on the high banks: the No. Understandably, Earnhardt's relationship with Daytona is complicated. "A lot of great things have happened here", Earnhardt said. It is something to be proud of if you are in the industry.

by | July 02, 2017 | 00:28

ILYA KOVALCHUK (Devils, $6.67 million): At 34, Kovalchuk has indicated he wants to return to the National Hockey League following four seasons in the KHL, which followed his "retirement" from the Devils and a 15-year, $100 million deal. In 81 games with the Sharks and Bruins in 2005-06, he had 29 goals and led the League with 125 points and 96 assists, winning the Hart Trophy as League MVP.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:29

A second round pick in 2008 with three years left on his contract (US$3.86 million cap hit), Hamonic is coming off a troublesome, injury-plagued season with the Islanders, one that saw him play only 49 games while ranking last on the team with a woeful 44 per cent puck possession mark.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:26

Portuguese midfielder Candeias has worked with Caixinha before when the Rangers manager was in charge of Nacional. A former Portugal age-group global who has yet to make a senior worldwide appearance, Candeias joined Benfica from Naçional Madeira in 2014 but failed to make a first-team breakthrough with the Lisbon giants and has instead spent the last three seasons on loan to clubs outside Portugal.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:24

NSW looked in sight of just their second series win since 2005 when they led 16-6 at halftime in front of an 82,259-strong crowd. "So I thought he could have been better in those areas". "We maybe got away with a couple of little things here and there", he said. "'Tim Who' was excellent for us", Walters said. "I got up this morning, excited thinking about game three, because they've both been tremendous games".

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:03

If that happens, Boston will get either the Sacramento Kings' or the Sixers' No. 1 pick in 2019 - whichever one is more favorable to the Celtics. The Philadelphia 76ers just traded with the Boston Celtics for the 1st overall pick in this year's NBA Draft .

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:54

Although brief, it was a useful outing for Kvitova, who once more hit the ball with pace and accuracy with her ground strokes. But she ended up taking home the Aegon Classic title in only her second event back on tour after surviving a knife attack six months ago.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:37

Carl Hagelin would later add an empty netter, sealing back-to-back Stanley Cups for the first time since, well, the Penguins won back in 1991-92. This marks the 11th consecutive year that Emrick, Olczyk and McGuire have combined to call the Stanley Cup Final for NBC Sports Group.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:38

No more, no less. Among the other available goaltenders: Cam Ward (Carolina); Petr Mrazek (Detroit); Jonathan Bernier (Anaheim); Brian Elliott (Calgary); Joonas Korpisalo (Columbus); Ryan Miller (Vancouver); Jaroslav Halak ( New York Islanders); Roberto Luongo (Florida); Antti Niemi (Dallas); Kari Lehtonen (Dallas).

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:33

Jose Martinez's two-run homer , his second in three games, gave the Cardinals a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the second. Despite requiring a season-high 98 pitches to get through five innings, Kuhl ended a 12-start winless streak Tuesday at Milwaukee after yielding two runs and seven hits while striking out six.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:16

The 50-over competition's future nearly always comes up for discussion when the tournament concludes, it was no different this time as Pakistan walked away with the spoils after beating India at the Oval on Sunday. "But to be honest, there is consideration for moving towards two World Twenty20s in a four-year cycle". Dhawan and Hasan had already won individual trophies for finishing as the most successful batsman and bowler of the tournament respectively.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:14

Like defensemen, you can never have too many centers. He might have finished as the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft , but Nolan Patrick is hardly viewed as a consolation prize by the Flyers . Tolvanen played the last two seasons in the USHL and had 30 goals and 24 assists in 52 games previous year for Sioux City. "I'm not going to specifically talk about the top two", Ron Hextall said last week in a press conference at the Skate Zone.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:13

Regardless of the form of his rivals, Cilic can be confident of making some waves at Wimbledon if he serves with the accuracy and power he showed at Queen's . "I can not believe I have finally won this tournament", Lopez said. "I have been waiting for so long.to be here holding this trophy", he told BBC Sport .

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:16

Interestingly, while SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav has expressed his support for the NDA candidate, his party is yet to take an official stand. Addressing a press conference after the meeting, Mr. "The Shiv Sena has always kept away from such vote-bank politics ", Thackeray said on Monday night at a rally to mark the party's 51st foundation day celebrations.