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49ers won the NFL Draft's first day

Sure, general manager John Lynch gets lots of credit for engineering a trade to move back one spot, pick up three more selections, and still get the guy he wanted in the first place. In all, five first round picks (including the picks they were selected with) and four third round picks were invested in these young quarterbacks. That sent a ton of good defensive talent down the draft.



Kawhi Leonard will not play against the Rockets in Game 6 tonight

Coming off the bench, he was providing a spark the Rockets needed from a bench that was already thin to begin with. "(The) Rockets really need to step it up", Eric, who is a Rockets fan, said . The Spurs just one win away from advancing in the NBA Playoffs but the Rockets hot on their tail. Warriors interim head coach Mike Brown has plenty of time to prepare his squad for the Western Conference Finals, and he knows it.



No practice round is no problem for Mickelson

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. "Two good yardages, two good shots and two good putts", he said after becoming the sixth player to record two eagles on the back nine in the same round at The Players. Consider the plight of Adam Scott and Sergio Garcia, who played in the same group. As for Baddeley, he would have had an even better day but for a triple bogey seven on the par-four seventh hole where he hit his tee shot into water.


Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League

Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League

For all of United manager Jose Mourinho's pre-match bluster about fielding a weakened team, his only concession to youth in eight changes from his midweek Europa League team was 19-year-old defender Axel Tuanzebe , who made his Premier League debut.


Celtic's Tom Rogic swaps downtime for Down Under in summer

Celtic's Tom Rogic swaps downtime for Down Under in summer

You take into account they don't have a training ground and he has moulded a team of players together to be so consistent. The Ladbrokes Premiership champions will try to keep their unbeaten domestic record since the start of this campaign intact at Pittodrie when they take on the second-placed Dons, whom they will face again in the season's showpiece finale at Hampden Park on May 27.



Mets' Matt Harvey apologizes to teammates

Harvey was originally slated to start Wednesday's game against the San Francisco Giants at Citi Field. He was also a huge part of the puzzle that guided the Mets to their World Series appearance that season against Kansas City. He had a rib removed past year during an operation to treat thoracic outlet syndrome, cutting short a terrible season on the mound (4-10, 4.86 ERA). Could he return to his 2013 self and become a veteran leader for his team? According to the New York Post , Harvey ...