Watford pushed Chelsea hard and squandered several good chances but Conte praised his players' heart in coming from 2-1 down and said he had been a bit lucky with his substitutions. David Luiz and Tiemoue Bakayoko start for Chelsea against Watford despite picking up knocks during Wednesday's 3-3 draw with Roma in the Champions League.
Prior to tipoff Wednesday, the Celtics aired a message from Hayward so he could address the fans in attendance for the home opener. The Cavaliers beat the Celtics 102-99 on Tuesday. Hayward was trying to score off a lob pass from Kyrie Irving when he collided with Cavaliers star LeBron James and landed awkwardly, with his ankle turning the wrong way in a gruesome injury that shook players on both clubs.
The ODI series against Bangladesh was de Villiers' first since Champions Trophy 2017 back in June, and batting for the first time in the series, de Villiers played a 176-run knock that handed South Africa a 104-run victory in the match and the superlative batsman regained the top spot.
The Hornets climbed to fourth place - one spot ahead of defending champions Chelsea - in the Premier League after coming from behind to beat the Gunners 2-1 with a stoppage-time goal from Tom Cleverley last weekend. Every opponent can be unsafe. However, the Brazilian had to be replaced by Pedro in the 57 minute due to a calf problem while Conte revealed that Bakayoko also picked up a groin issue during the game and only played the full 90 minutes due the lack of options at his disposal.
Lonzo Ball shot 1-6 from the field with 9 rebounds, 4 assists and committed two turnovers, to finish with only 3 points. Patrick Beverley epitomizes Lonzo Ball's National Basketball Association challenge. He played all past year and nobody said nothing about him. Beverley, as he likes to do, picked up the rookie well past half-court many times. "[And] he is up against a tough dude, that is what I am telling him.
Maybe Jacksonville Jaguars President Mark Lamping should spend more time learning about and fighting against police brutality, poverty and a lack of adequate health care in communities of color in Florida than apologizing to the City of Jacksonville's director of military affairs and local military representatives for Jaguars players' kneeling during the national anthem before their game in London on September 24 versus the Baltimore Ravens.