At the moment especially, it would be inconvenient for me to speak about me. "Well, we don't coach tackling any more because it's very hard to get away with even a good tackle today". Manager Arsene Wenger has had to deal with this kind of disappointment for over a decade. For all that this was a significant result, those who believe out-thinking Wenger comes naturally to Allardyce are - as the stats show - wrong.
Are they in a prime position to unseat the defending Western Conference champions? The Oilers are averaging 2.9 goals per game and are scoring on 22.7 percent of their power play opportunities. Edmonton , which ended a 10-season playoff drought, needs another win over the Canucks and a regulation loss by Anaheim against Los Angeles to win the division title.
The midfielder, who joined United from Tottenham in 2006, said if he does join another club "it won't be anywhere else in England", adding: "I've had too many good times here to do that elsewhere". It will be four years in May since Moyes ended his long reign at Everton to replace Sir Alex Ferguson at United, and it has proved a testing period, with his tenure at Old Trafford lasting just 11 months, his spell at Real Sociedad only a little longer while life on Wearside has been challenging ...
Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has a ideal game through six innings against the Tampa Bay Rays in New York's home opener. He's 6-6. He's left-handed. The crowd was with him, his teammates in the dugout as all ballplayers do when a special moment may be closing in, they ignored Pineda and he went back to work.
How else do you explain the decision to sit LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love with the top spot, and home court advantage in the playoffs, still up for grabs? James was listed as having a right calf strain, and Irving has soreness in his surgically repaired left knee.
Johnson, a golfing machine with no discernible weakness and hardly any pulse, won the World Golf Championships Match Play on Sunday for his third straight victory, this one making him the first person to sweep the four World Golf Championships.