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Baker Mayfield says he wants to go No. 1 overall

He also has a long list of strengths including his explosive speed, tough physical nature, and ability to add a lot of yards after contact. It's just "This is whom I'd take" at every slot on the board for three full rounds. At 6-foot-1, he's shorter than most QBs, and his emotions have sometimes gotten the best of him on the field. "What's his work ethic going to be like? Some of those concerns could push him into the second round". Read More »

Jurgen Klopp explains how Liverpool can become title contenders

Of the 150 matches that have been played, West Brom have won 39 times, there have been 43 draws and Liverpool have been victorious on 68 occasions. A host of wonderfully talented African players have lit up the Premier League down the years, but arguably none more so than Didier Drogba. To make matters worse for the beleaguered West Brom , 14 games into that winless run, they were up against all of the "Fab Four", with Philippe Coutinho, Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah ... Read More »

Chelsea defender Alonso gets 3-match ban for violent conduct

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He will also miss Chelsea's League game against Swansea. "Chelsea's Marcos Alonso has been charged with violent conduct following an incident with Southampton's Shane Long", the FA said in a statement . Chelsea star Marcos Alonso has been banned by the FA after a rather terrible challenge on Southampton's Shane Long, with the Spaniard out for crucial ties. Read More »

Shohei Ohtani exits game with blister after 2 innings against Red Sox

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And the first homer came against rookie sensation Shohei Ohtani to lead off the game (though Ohtani did have to leave with a blister and inning later). "I tried to pitch today but with the high intensity of the game, it didn't hold up too well". One inning after Ohtani left, the Angels announced the right-hander had developed a blister during the second inning. Read More »

Manchester City dominate Premier League team of the year

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The Spain global features for the fourth straight year and the fifth time in six seasons, but team success means more to the 27-year-old. Tottenham are the only other team to have more than one representative. Marcos Alonso hasn't been able to replicate the form of his debut season with Chelsea way off the pace this year. Kane (25 goals) and Aguero (21 goals) are second and third on the league scoring chart. Read More »

Sakshi Malik begins with a win, Vinesh Phogat in action later

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She is also a two-time bronze medalist at the Worlds. The 23-year-old defeated Jessica MacDonald of Canada 13-3 and grabbed the win by technical superiority. India's gold rush on day ten of the Commonwealth Games 2018 continued as Vinesh Phogat and Sumit Malik won their final bouts in respective categories on Saturday at Gold Coast. Read More »

Weather cancels Jays game despite being in dome

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When Monday's game against the Royals was officially postponed, the plan was to simply push back the Jays pitchers, with Jaime Garcia and J.A. Happ starting Tuesday. It actually became so risky that they had to cancel the Blue Jays game because falling ice had struck and pierced the Rogers Center roof. The Blue Jays are going with righty Joe Biagini as their starter. Read More »

Guardiola's men rack up records in title triumph

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City put themselves in position to win the league by bouncing back from a bitterly disappointing week to ease past Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 at Wembley on Saturday to remind everyone why they have been the best side in the country by a distance this season. Read More »

More shambolic VAR scenes as players called back on for penalty

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In the dying seconds of the first half, Mainz had an appeal for handball turned down by referee Guido Winkmann, with the scores still at 0-0. FSV Mainz 05 were awarded a penalty during half-time in their victory over SC Freiburg on Monday. However, as the players headed off, the official consulted VAR after a late incident inside the penalty box. When the game was eventually restarted Mainz doubled their lead in the 78th minute after a shocking error from the visiting keeper, who gifted the ... Read More »

Henderson retains LPGA Hawaii event lead

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With bogeys on holes two, nine and 12, Ko wasn't making headway, but she picked up her game late, adding to her birdie on hole three with three successive ones from 14 to 16, before also going under on 18. "I missed a couple putts, which you could argue that mentally I wasn't there because of a couple mishits, but I think to recover from that and kind of put it in the past and then go out and make some more birdies". Read More »

Ronaldo can not understand Juventus penalty protests

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Real missed several chances to take the lead in the tie through Isco, Varane and Ronaldo, before the late drama to cap off a quite unbelievable game of football. Blancos coach Zinedane Zidane started the second half with a double-substitution, replacing Bale with Lucas Vazquez and opting for Marco Asensio over Casemiro. Read More »

Snapshot of Commonwealth Games day 10

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Settling for silver medals were Amit Panghal (49kg) and Manish Kaushik (60kg) after losing closely-contested bouts here. Australia's men's hockey team downs New Zealand 2-0 to win gold - they've now won all six Commonwealth Games tournaments. Read More »

Ice storm warning for Hamilton, Burlington, Niagara

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In fact, at 3:29 p.m., the weather agency said "a potentially historic and ice storm expected this weekend" (which is something everyone has likely noticed and signed repeatedly over). A slow-moving storm system, now in southeastern Nebraska, is expected to bring a variety of wintry weather to MI through Monday. "We've got cars in the ditches, we've got cars on the concrete wall, we've got cars facing the wrong way", he said. Read More »

Southampton 2-3 Chelsea: 5 Talking Points

It was no surprise that they drew first blood with their first attempt at goal when Dusan Tadic made a late entry to the box to tap home Ryan Bertrand's cross on 21 minutes. Southampton failed to clear their lines as the Blues delivered cross after cross. The French man finished low and hard into the corner from close range to get his double. Read More »

Committee Retires Four 2017 Hurricane Names

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Due to the extensive damage caused in the United States and Caribbean a year ago, the World Meteorological Organization's Region IV Hurricane Committee has officially retired these names. Irma caused 44 deaths and 85 indirect deaths in the Caribbean and Florida. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association estimates that the damage caused by Maria places it at No. Read More »

Kevin Durant Will Reportedly Opt Out, Restructure Contract With Warriors

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Apparently, this sentiment has extended to some coaches and general managers of teams the Warriors might face in the Western Conference playoffs. Curry does so much for the Warriors that Golden State will take him at 50 percent healthy, but against San Antonio and either Portland or New Orleans, the possibility of the Warriors rushing Curry back is mitigated. Read More »

Is Douglas Costa to Blame For Gianluigi Buffon's Red Card?

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Amid Juve's angry protests after the decision, their goalkeeper and captain Gianluigi Buffon was shown a red card for pushing referee Michael Oliver . "I don't understand why they are protesting", he said to reporters after the game. It was the fourth time he had been sent off but the first in his distinguished Champions League career. Read More »

Bayern Munich reach semi-finals after Sevilla stalemate

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Los Rojiblancos will be disappointed that they could not make home advantage count in the first leg, making this return leg a herculean task to overcome with Bayern having two vital away goals. Sevilla , on the other hand, has had a rocky road and endured a 4-0 hammering against Celta Vigo in the La Liga on Saturday. "I live for these Champions League evenings, and that's why you become a footballer". Read More »

Pep Guardiola: 'Antonio Mateu Lahoz is a special guy'

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City have now lost their last three matches - twice against Liverpool and the defeat to Manchester United in the derby - but Guardiola said they should be proud of what they have achieved over the season with his side needing just two victories to wrap up the Premier League title. Read More »

Nicki Minaj Courtside at Lakers For Andre Ingram's Insane Debut

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The Los Angeles Lakers guard enjoyed an unforgettable National Basketball Association debut Tuesday night, scoring 19 points on 6-of-8 shooting, including four 3-pointers. But I didn't want to try to. Once we went out as a team for warmups, I just felt some electricity out there. "Once I talked to Magic and everything, I was, I don't know, just emotions were flowing, and I didn't want to stop it", he said, referring to Lakers president Magic Johnson. Read More »

Gov. Scott running for US Senate

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Anticipating Scott's entry into the race, Democrats have spent months readying their attacks on his two terms in Tallahassee. "We have to all acknowledge that Washington is a disaster". That included during a September visit by Trump to Florida to survey hurricane damage. "This is the melting pot of the world". One of them, Debbie Ryan, secretary of the Orange County Democratic Executive Committee, said, "If Mr. Read More »

Di Francesco On Roma Win: I Deserve The Credit

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Roma entered the match as massive underdogs after losing the first leg 4-1 to the side favored to win the whole competition. Rossi stepped up to score a penalty, whereas a header by Manolas in the 82nd minute completed the remarkable comeback. Read More »

Zidane stumped by Real's Euro-dominance and domestic woes

With Cristiano Ronaldo on top form, Real are rightly favorites to progress to the semifinals. Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegrii: "Our duty is to cancel the 3-0 result of the first game". Keylor Navas is expected to retain his place between the sticks for Real Madrid , with Marcelo and Dani Carvajal starting in left and right back respectively. Read More »

Transgender weightlifter out of Commonwealth Games after horror injury in record attempt

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BC-COM-Commonwealth Games-Transgender Lifter, 1st Ld-Writethru, 621 Transgender weightlifter Hubbard injured in competitionAP Photo XMS140, XMS123, XMS133, XMS135, XMS201Eds: Updates with quotes, detail. Mr Grevemberg said team New Zealand has done tremendous work to protect Hubbard's welfare during the controversy , but said the weightlifting community needed to discuss how to better manage these issues. Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria's Agboegbulem Reaches Boxing Semis, Lawal Crashes Out

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Gold Coast , Apr 10 (UNI) India defeated Malaysia 2-1 to seal a semi-final spot in the men's hockey of the Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday. And there was great success for England's powerlifters. Being one set down, I did not know how I would make a comeback. So targeting a record as the oldest competitor to debut at the Commonwealth Games hasn't been too daunting. Read More »

Ben Simmons on Joel Embiid's 'scary' return in playoffs

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In the end, that's the important thing: The W. This could've been a moral victory either way, but the Sixers are at that magical point in their timeline where it actually matters whether they literally win the game or not, and last night they did. Read More »

LEADING OFF: Ohtani goes for Angels, Arrieta debut for Phils

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The Angels are 6-3 SU and 5-3 ATS. On the mound, Ohtani was equally impressive. Speaking of pitching, Angels' fans had their first glimpse of Ohtani on the mound in the team's 7-4 win against the A's on March 31. The homer lifted Ohtani to 6 for 11 (.545) with six RBIs at home. Oakland's top offensive threat has been Matt Chapman . "It was more about the pitching to begin with; we weren't sure how much they would use him offensively". Read More »

Ronda Rousey wows in WWE WrestleMania debut

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Because the camera couldn't stop cutting back to him to get a reaction. He did a song about how Cena sucks and so do the fans in New Orleans. Cena made quick work of Elias, and walked off disappointed before the Dead Man finally rose after some shenanigans with his ring gear disappearing in the ring. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez produces superb second half performance against Manchester City

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And at the heart of all of United's struggles was £89m man Paul Pogba . Pogba was the catalyst with two goals in the space of 90 seconds, Sanchez set up all three goals, and Smalling came up with the victor. However, they produced a memorable turnaround at the Etihad to win 3-2. Manchester United fans don't want robots, they want characters, but it's then demonstrating it on the pitch and doing it consistently. Read More »

Charter bus en route to Augusta crashes, several injured

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Officials believe that the vehicle ran off the right side of the road and the driver moved far too back to the left, causing the vehicle to overturn into the median.The bus was also said to be owned by Jet Executive Limousine, Inc. Firefighters tell CBS News they are setting up a shelter and will transport passengers who did not sustain injuries there. The six other passengers had been treated and released, the hospital said. Read More »