It was Burley's best chance and one that they would look back on in frustration. But Ian Porterfield gave them a first-half lead and goalkeeper Jim Montgomery produced a stunning double-save in the second period, leaving manager Stokoe to jig across the pitch in delight at the final whistle.
If they release him with the June 1 designation, they would clear $14 million in cap space, and carry $10.7 million in 2017 dead money, and $8.9 million in 2018 dead money. There are a number of National Football League teams in need of a quarterback, so if Romo is indeed released, he should have no problem finding a new opportunity.
Namely, Isaiah Thomas needs some damn help. A pick and roll is exactly what the Bulls ran. Avery Bradley: The shooting guard has missed 11 of the past 12 games with an Achilles injury. Was it a foul? Smart is one of the few players the Celtics ought to consider untouchable unless an opponent wants to give away a bona fide All-Star for his services.
That means, if Carmelo Anthony has not agreed to any trade by then, he will remain with the New York Knicks. Long week of waiting begins for Carmelo, Knicks: When the game was over Wednesday night, the Knicks players rushed out of the Chesapeake Arena locker room, most headed to vacation spots, seeking relaxation and respite from a season spiraling out of control.
Mourinho said United's first half had been "so bad" and when asked why, he said it had been down to a "lack of concentration". He said: "Every time I play against them, with luck, it's brought me goals". Though Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 35, ultimately walked away from the match with a hat-trick, his three goals weren't "spectacular", according to Bleacher Report .
On keeping focus: "We approach it the same way we do any team". He will rotate his squad but promises a "strong, experienced and well-rounded team" will take to the field. They have some good markers in their own minds from when they've been in smaller situations. "We're looking forward to this". "We've had the scouting reports but I went down there last weekend".