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Relive Brentford’s 5-1 drubbing of Luton Town, where four different players scored for the Bees in a dominant victory at Kenilworth Road in Matchweek 34.
They’ll likely have to do it without Playoff Jimmy Butler.

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  • NYY Left Fielder #22
    Soto was responsible for New York’s lone extra-base hit of the contest and accounted for half of their hit total as Rays starter Zach Eflin and a quartet of relievers combined on a 10-inning, four-hit shutout. The 25-year-old generational superstar is off to a blistering-hot start in his Yankees debut, batting .354 (28-for-79) with 13 runs scored, five homers, 20 RBI and one steal through 21 contests.
  • TB Starting Pitcher #24
    Eflin and opposing starter Nestor Cortes matched zeroes into the late innings of Saturday’s rare pitcher’s duel at Yankee Stadium with neither side breaking through until extra innings. The 30-year-old righty induced 12 whiffs and finished with a near-elite 36 percent CWS, needing just 78 pitches (49 strikes) to complete six shutout frames. He’ll bring an impressive 3.68 ERA, 1.06 WHIP and 26/2 K/BB ratio across 29 1/3 innings (five starts) into an extremely favorable road tilt on Friday against the White Sox.
  • NYY Starting Pitcher #65
    Cortes and opposing starter Zach Eflin locked horns in a throwback pitcher’s duel during Saturday’s afternoon matinee at Yankee Stadium, trading zeroes into the late innings of this one. The 29-year-old southpaw was simply magnificent, generating 17 swinging strikes, and finishing with a 30 percent CSW, needing just 102 pitches (69 strikes) to navigate seven nearly-flawless frames. He’ll bring a solid 3.41 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and 28/5 K/BB ratio across 29 innings (five starts) into a tasty home matchup on Thursday against the Athletics.
  • NYM Catcher #4
    Mets manager Carlos Mendoza told reporters Alvarez is still undergoing additional testing to determine the severity of the injury. However, it’s pretty much a best-case scenario outcome for the Mets, and fantasy managers, for the moment as Alvarez has yet to be diagnosed with a fracture, or a torn ligament, which would result in a much lengthier absence. There should be some clarity on his potential return timeline at some point in the next few days. The 22-year-old backstop suffered the injury when he stumbled rounding first base during Friday’s series opener against the Dodgers. At this point, it doesn’t sound like he’ll wind up missing more than a couple weeks.
  • BOS Third Baseman #11
    Devers remains out of the lineup for the third consecutive contest due to a bone bruise in his left knee. The Red Sox are understandably exercising some extreme caution with their 27-year-old franchise cornerstone and it’s unclear if he’ll be ready to return for Sunday’s series finale. He’s played in just three of Boston’s last 10 games since April 11 due to injury. It’ll be Bobby Dalbec once again at the hot corner on Saturday in his absence.
  • MIA Relief Pitcher #35
    The move doesn’t come as a total surprise after Puk was obliterated for seven runs over three innings during Friday’s series opener against the Cubs. The 28-year-old southpaw’s dazzling spring training performance simply didn’t carry over to the regular season as he’ll get some time off the regroup after compiling a calamitous 9.22 ERA, 2.63 WHIP and 12/17 K/BB ratio across 13 2/3 innings (four starts). He can be safely dropped in all fantasy formats, if he wasn’t already.
  • BAL Left Fielder #13
    This is getting ridiculous. Kjerstad connected for a pair of homers to notch his third multi-homer performance through 19 contests for Triple-A Norfolk. The 25-year-old slugger is batting a surreal .359 (28-for-78) with 10 home runs, 30 RBI and one stolen base so far. It’s unclear what else he has to prove in the upper minors and should get an extended opportunity with Baltimore in short order. He’s a worthwhile stash in all fantasy formats as a potential four-category contributor, if everything breaks right.
  • NYM Catcher #4
    “I’m pretty concerned,” Mets manager Carlos Mendoza told reporters following Alvarez’s departure from Friday’s showdown in Los Angeles. The 22-year-old emerging franchise cornerstone, who has been playing through a ton of minor physical issues already this season, suffered the apparent left thumb injury during the second inning of Friday’s contest when he stumbled while rounding first base. There should be an update on his status at some point this weekend.
  • ATL Catcher #16
    There weren’t any cheapies either, as d’Arnaud’s homers were projected at 429, 440 and 433 feet. With a chance at a fourth in the bottom of the eighth, d’Arnaud grounded out against Austin Pruitt. It’s d’Arnaud’s second career three-homer game, the other coming with the Rays in 2019. He had been without a homer in 48 plate appearances this season, but his OPS jumped from .561 to .819 tonight.
  • SF Starting Pitcher #62
    Webb retired a career-high 19 consecutive batters following back-to-back singles from Ketel Marte and Corbin Carroll, respectively, to open the contest before issuing a one-out walk to Christian Walker in the seventh inning. The 27-year-old workhorse, who finished with five strikeouts and only issued one walk, completed seven frames for the third consecutive start in this one. He’ll bring a sparkling 2.93 ERA, 1.17 WHIP and 22/6 K/BB ratio across 30 2/3 innings (five starts) into another home outing on Tuesday against the Mets.


Extended HLs: Sheffield United v. Burnley MW 34
Watch highlights from Burnley's 4-1 victoy over Sheffield United in Matchweek 34, where the Clarets earned a much-needed victory at Bramall Lane.

NBC Sports Podcasts

Premier League: The Run In
A look at the remaining schedule for Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City as the title race goes down to the wire.
Check out the Premier League fixtures and results for the 2023-24 season
Will Manchester City complete its quest for an unprecedented fourth-straight title?
The Premier League title race is a remarkable three horse race as we enter the final six games of the 2023-24 season.
Matchweek 34 of the Premier League sees the potential for a dramatic reshaping off the relegation zone, plus Arsenal and Liverpool have opportunities to take advantage of FA Cup-competing Manchester City.
This season’s Premier League title race is a beauty and Jurgen Klopp knows the Reds’ standards versus Crystal Palace were not good enough for silverware.
When Arsenal ran out of stream in the second half against Aston Villa on Sunday you knew what was coming. There was tension in the air amongst the home fans. They were quiet. Agitated. Frustrated.


For Jim Harbaugh, attacking this specific day with an enthusiasm unknown to mankind entailed sitting still for a while.
Former NFL quarterback Roman Gabriel died Saturday morning, his son announced on social media.
It sounds like Vikings coach knows who he wants — and who he doesn’t want.


Matthew Pouliot evaluates some hitters worth adding in mixed leagues.
Hayden Winks of Underdog Fantasy joins Patrick Daugherty, Denny Carter and Kyle Dvorchak to assess how the NFL draft will change Brock Bowers’ fantasy football outlook and where Bo Nix stacks up in this year’s draft.
Hayden Winks joins the Rotoworld Football Show to discuss where Washington WR Ja’Lynn Polk and Texas WR Adonai Mitchell rank among the top wide receiver prospects ahead of this year’s NFL draft.
Road to Paris
The 2024 U.S. Olympic team roster of athletes updated as they qualify.
Christian Coleman got the better of his teammate and former world champion Fred Kerley in the men’s 100m at the Xiamen Diamond League track and field athletics meet.
The U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team goes for a fifth consecutive title in Paris.
The 2024 Paris Olympics Opening Ceremony is July 26 with medal competition running through Aug. 11.
Simone Biles detailed her long road back from the twisties to return to the top of gymnastics.
Rowing gold medalist Stefanos Ntouskos of Greece was the first torchbearer of the 2024 Olympic torch relay.
Kenyan Hellen Obiri repeated as Boston Marathon women’s champion, while Ethiopian Sisay Lemma won the men’s race.


Spieth re-injured his left wrist while hitting a bunker shot Thursday on the 13th hole at Harbour Town.
Check out the top shots and moments from Round 2 of the Chevron Championship, the first women’s golf major of the year.
Bryan finished eagle-birdie-birdie to stay on top through 36 holes in the Dominican.
So Yeon Ryu speaks with Amy Rogers about her emotions upon retiring from golf at the LPGA’s Chevron Championship and what she’s looking forward to her in her next chapter.
Morikawa is looking to win after coming up short last week at Augusta National.


Vaughn Dalzell predicts how he’s attacking the first round of the NBA playoffs between the Cavaliers and Magic, Nuggets and Lakers, plus the Timberwolves hosting the Suns.
Vaughn Dalzell breaks down two series futures bets he likes between the Denver Nuggets and L.A. Lakers, plus the New York Knicks and Philadelphia 76ers.
New Orleans advances to face Oklahoma City in the first round of the NBA playoffs.
The Heat advance as the No. 8 seed to take on the No. 1 seed Celtics for the second straight season.


Hitting coach Hensley Meulens posted a video of himself sitting in the cockpit on the way from Denver to Toronto, prompting an investigation.
The Rangers recalled Owen White from Round Rock to provide bullpen depth for the start of their weekend series against the Braves.
Vaughn Dalzell explains why the Pirates’ Paul Skenes has a shot at winning NL Rookie of the Year despite not being on the big league roster right now.
Chapman (0-1) was ejected by plate umpire Edwin Moscoso after Harrison Bader doubled in the eighth inning of the Pirates’ 6-3 loss to the Mets.

Premier League

Leandro Trossard’s perfectly placed goal gives Arsenal the 1-0 lead over Wolves in a gritty showdown at Molineux Stadium.
There are only two automatic promotion spots and four teams having exceptional seasons. Will the three relegated teams come straight back up?
Burnley and Sheffield United need great escapes, but several other teams will like their chances of avoiding the third drop to the Championship.
Will Erling Haaland hold on to claim another Premier League Golden Boot? Cole Palmer is level with the Norwegian on 20 goals late in the season.

Motor Sports

The art of superspeedway racing has changed in the Next Gen era.
Bookmark this page for live coverage of Supercross Round 14 from Nissan Stadium
Aaron Plessinger announced his contract extension during the Nashville weekend while recuperating from a fractured elbow.
Evan Ferry was injured in the opening round of the 250 East division and has not returned to competition.


Vaughn Dalzell predicts how he’s attacking the first round of the NBA playoffs between the Cavaliers and Magic, Nuggets and Lakers, plus the Timberwolves hosting the Suns.
Vaughn Dalzell breaks down two series futures bets he likes between the Denver Nuggets and L.A. Lakers, plus the New York Knicks and Philadelphia 76ers.
Vaughn Dalzell explains why the Pirates’ Paul Skenes has a shot at winning NL Rookie of the Year despite not being on the big league roster right now.
Vaughn Dalzell breaks down his two picks for the NBA Play-in game between the Bulls and Heat, plus the Kings versus Pelicans.

College Basketball

Austin was set to be an NBA player until he was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome.
AJ Storr will give Kansas an infusion of athleticism and scoring on the wing.
NCAA athletes will be immediately eligible to play no matter how many times they transfer — as long as they meet academic requirements — after the association fast-tracked legislation Wednesday to fall in line with a recent court order.
The 6-foot-10 sophomore averaged 9.0 points and 7.2 rebounds this past season.

College Football

The College Football Transfer Portal is underway. Here is a one-stop shop to track which big-name players are on the move this offseason.
The 93rd edition of the Blue-Gold game takes place this Saturday, April 20 at 1:00 PM ET exclusively on Peacock.
Connor Rogers’ latest NFL mock draft takes a look at what he would do if he were in the GM chair for each team’s first selection.

Brother From Another

Now 16 seasons since his last NBA title, Brother From Another explores what narratives could form if Doc Rivers and the Milwaukee Bucks fall to the Indiana Pacers in the first round.
Michael Holley and Vinnie Goodwill react to the NCAA’s decision to put the Michigan Wolverines football program on probation, where the school also received fines for violating recruiting rules.
Michael Holley says this season’s iteration of the 76ers deserves more “respect” compared to their recent rosters ahead of Wednesday’s play-in clash with the Miami Heat.
Brother From Another explains why the Golden State Warriors dominant run is “officially over” after elimination in the play-in tournament, where Steph Curry & Co. looked “two steps behind” the Kings.

Local coverage

Caleb Williams aims to start his journey of surpassing this NFL legend with the Bears.
New England trading the No. 3 pick is still on the table, it appears.
The Eagles are still in their first week of the voluntary offseason program but Saquon Barkley is already impressing his new teammates.
The fall from grace doesn’t look like it will be as dramatic and harsh as it once seemed.


Arsenal head to Wolves on Saturday with a chance to go back to the top of the Premier League and put their Champions League heartache behind them.
The FA Cup quarterfinals produced one giant upset and a sensational derby thriller. On to the semifinals we go.
Fox will provide coverage for Sunday’s Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Manchester City advance to the FA Cup Final, where they’ll meet the winner of Sunday’s semifinal between Manchester United and Coventry City.