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by | May 26, 2017 | 19:27

Young South Korean golfer Si Woo Kim has become the youngest victor of the Players Championship , smashing the record previously held by Adam Scott . In his homeland of South Korea, males are required to serve 21 months of military service between the ages of 20 and 30, but golfers can avoid it by winning one of golf's four major championships - the dispensation for such duty.

by | May 26, 2017 | 19:43

The Cavaliers were on pace to score 146 points entering the fourth, but Ty Lue smartly sat his starters in favor of an all-bench unit and the scoring slowed slightly . "But they tested us every single minute, and we needed that". It soon grew to 32 and then to 35 by the end of the quarter. "It's a tribute to what I've been able to do with this game".

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:31

There was something unsettling about watching Nadal being thrashed by Djokovic in the 2015 quarter-finals, only his second ever loss at the slam he has owned since 2005. Winning three clay-court tournaments in a row signaled that Rafael Nadal is back and once again a candidate to win the tournament he has dominated the way no man has dominated any Grand Slam event.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:28

While most teams would have waived the white flag - Houston Rockets-style - the Celtics instead played their best game since last Monday's emotional Game 7 win over the Wizards. He capped his blistering 19-point outburst with a three in the final second of the quarter and celebrated at midcourt by pretending to put two pistols back in his holster.

by | May 26, 2017 | 19:48

Its main sponsor is Representative Frank Pallone , who called the state-level authorities to confess that some laws were outdated and explained that the GAME Act would make them more up to date. Mechanisms for age and location verification, safeguards for data security and means of recourse for consumers are among the protections addressed by the GAME Act .

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:33

By any objective measure that is a fantastic career. Chris Kunitz scored his second goal of the game at 5:09 in double overtime to send the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Stanley Cup Finals with a thrilling 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators in Game Seven of their Eastern Conference Finals on Thursday.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:50

All is not lost - far from it. Losing Game 2 of their conference finals series against the Cavaliers was not the only loss that the Celtics suffered. After going 14-of-22 from three-point range in the first half, the Cavs shot just 2-of-17 the rest of the way. It's not something we're going to hang our head on.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:36

Jose Mourinho has explained why he made a decision to break the habit of a whole season and wear a Manchester United tracksuit for games against former club Chelsea in March and April, even making a point of visibly tapping the badge of his new club in the most recent meeting.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:46

It was as though the Cavaliers spent the final 18 minutes of Game 3 and most of the first 24 minutes in Game 4 in the Twilight Zone and emerged from it as the team that started the 2017 playoffs 10-0. "We needed everything tonight". In Game 3, that kind of LeBron looked a mile away. The Celtics ended the Cavaliers' 13-game postseason winning streak despite playing without injured star Isaiah Thomas and losing by 44 points in Game 2.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:52

He reached the milestone late in the third quarter with a three-point shot during the Cavaliers 135-102 blowout win over Boston . For Boston , guard Avery Bradley was the only player to get anything going, with most of his 23 points coming in the first half.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:30

Brown told reporters he was pulled over after ignoring a request to stop at a red light as the Spurs coach rolled towards the Oakland Arena. "It's getting better. You can't sugarcoat it or say 'if we had just made a couple shots we'd have been right there. They each secured a top-seeded position, and then advanced to these NBA Conference Finals-East and West.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:10

That just all came out in that moment". The benches emptied after the incident but no punches were thrown. The Braves and Blue Jays play again on Thursday night. Jace Peterson said something to Bautista as he rounded first, and Suzuki and Bautista exchanged words when he touched home. After the game, O'Flaherty brought up how the Rangers got back at him, noting how Bautista took a right hook from Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor .

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:18

We know it is just one game, one final and we know that finals are always tough. That's the thing that has been putting me out of the team at the moment. " Gabriel is out for six to eight weeks", Wenger told a news conference on Wednesday. "We had a scare about his cruciate but it is only medial knee ligaments so the positive is that he avoids surgery".

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:03

Cleveland jumped to a quick 14-5 lead and were up by 43-27 after the first quarter - posting a franchise record for points in a quarter of a playoff game. The Cavs" "Big Three' were strongly backed by their reserves. Draymond Green probably will spend more time on James than Durant will, while Cleveland doesn't have an obvious alternate defender to shadow Durant.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:47

Every dollar you give buys four meals for the hungry. Kyrie Irving had 24 points and seven assists and the Cavaliers , who sat their starters for the entire fourth quarter. Led by its Big Three, Cleveland quickly built a 21-point lead in the first quarter, while getting lots of contributions from their teammates. The Celtics themselves maintained the right mind-set, but realistically, they knew the challenge was likely too much to overcome.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:08

I'll sit down and consider it with my family, whether that [offer is] here or overseas or wherever that may be. I made a decision to make nine changes and give the chance to start a lot of young players. But when substitute Cesc Fabregas put away the victor in the 88th minute, the stadium erupted once again in song for Conte, for Terry and for a title that had looked out of reach after a 10th-place finish last season and a shaky start last autumn.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:50

Could Ottawa slow down a Pittsburgh power play that had scored on its last three opportunities with seeming impunity? It was quite a response after the drubbing in the previous game. "I believe in the group we have and I know when we play our game and if we're on we can beat any team in the league and if we're off, you can have an off night", Senators forward Clarke MacArthur said, via CBC Sports .

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:53

The Cavaliers opened at +220 to win the best-of-seven series , meaning a winning $100 bet would net a $220 profit. "When you have a special player like Bron on your team, sometimes you can get caught watching and you allow him to be great", Irving said after Game 4 .

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:47

At least the Ducks didn't face a multi-goal deficit heading to the third for the first time during their five-year streak of Game 7 drama. For a city that can sometimes feel like it's under attack from winter for most of the year, an extended Edmonton Oilers playoff run can pose a cruel dilemma for hockey fans.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:43

Liverpool on Sunday secured a spot in the qualifying round for Europe's most prestigious club competition which they have only played in once in the last seven seasons. "It was a different game (away) and we perhaps let individuals have a bit too much space". Wenger recently claimed that the ongoing speculation over his role at the club had affected the team, but Mertesacker feels the players should take responsibility.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:17

After the Cavs routed the Celtics , 135-102, to advance to the NBA Finals , Irving revealed what it is he actually said to James in what seemed like a passionate verbal expression. For fans who want to stream the Cavaliers-Celtics possibly deciding Conference Finals game for free without cable login credentials, a feed from TNT Overtime will also be streaming at the above link, on the NBA.com site at this link , or on most mobile devices.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:26

Adding to the chatter in recent weeks is a surprisingly stumbling sequence of performances from the world's top ranked men's player. He struggled later to put a finger on just why the wheels appear to have come off in what is usually a smoothly functioning machine.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:03

Arsenal's injury crisis has handed captain Per Mertesacker an unlikely opportunity to start his first match of the season in Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea and the German centre back plans to make the most of it. "We lost two games in a row then - against Liverpool and Arsenal ". Arsene Wenger is remaining coy on his future as Arsenal head coach, refusing to say whether he will enter into 22nd and 23rd years at the club - and possibly beyond.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:02

Should the 30-year-old progress, he would face either Slovakia's Martin Klizan or French wild card Laurent Lokoli in the next round before a potential blockbuster in the third round against 29th seed Juan Martin del Potro , should he recover from injury problems in time .

by | May 26, 2017 | 16:42

LeBron James became the leading playoff scorer of all time . They have earned a rubber match with the Warriors, setting up one of the most anticipated NBA Finals in recent memory. Love finished off the finest playoff series of his career with 15 points and 11 rebounds. But it meant little as Boston never led in any of their home games in the series.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:45

Anaheim's three second-period goals, netted by Jakob Silfverberg , Ondrej Kase , and Nick Ritchie , were the most any team has scored on Rinne in one period all postseason, and last night was the first time that he's allowed more than three goals in a game.

by | May 26, 2017 | 16:16

Facing Cleveland will resurrect chatter of Golden State's collapse in last season's Finals, which saw the Cavaliers rally from a 3-1 deficit to win the franchise's first championship. Breaking news, severe weather, daily forecasts, entertainment news, all of the day's important events to keep you up to date wherever you are. The Argentine has not said yet if Monday's loss of 128-115 to the Golden State Warrior was the last game he would play on an National Basketball Association stage, ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:30

Bobby Ryan (more on him in a second) lead the way offensively for the Sens setting up the game's opening goal with a lovely no look pass to Jean-Gabriel Pageau and ultimately ending the game with a strong, power move to his backhand in overtime.

by | May 26, 2017 | 16:36

It's an unforgiving league; any weakness will eventually be exposed to hinder a team's ambitions.The maximum Arsenal can win by going all the way in the competitive Europa League is €27m - leaving a minimum gap of some €25m in its base income from European football.

by | May 26, 2017 | 16:59

The two finals teams have lost just one game between them on the way to the finals, the Warriors going a ideal 12-0 in cutting a swathe through the Western Conference and the Cavs dropping just one game. They looked well on their way to a third straight sweep of their own before a very lethargic game three. The Cavaliers are 12-1 in the playoffs as they seek their second straight championship.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:02

Kvitova , a Wimbledon champion in 2011 and 2014, confirmed through a spokeswoman that she should be ready to play in London . Serena Williams , a three-time victor in Paris, is curently pregnant and not expected to play again until next season, while Maria Sharapova was not offered a wild card into the event - one she needed in order to play due to her 15-month drugs ban which was completed only after the entry cut-off point.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:28

Mertesacker is therefore set to start for the first time in over a year in the biggest match of Arsenal's season, leaving former Gunners star Merson far from confident. The Arsenal defenders are going to have to have their best games of the season. From struggling to find any form in the Premier League , Chelsea subsequently won 83 of a possible 96 points as they romped to the title.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:02

Liverpool , who secured fourth spot in the Premier League with a 3-0 win over Middlesbrough on Sunday, have not won a major trophy since their League Cup triumph five years ago. Manchester United MUST mount a Premier League title challenge next season, according to former Red Devil Wes Brown . "It's exciting times for the football club and that is something I wanted to be part of when I came here".

by | May 26, 2017 | 16:30

Leipzig chief executive Oliver Mintzlaff is quoted saying: "We have decided that we will not sell any player from our starting line-up". Van Dijk would command a fee of around £50million with the Southampton defender also being pursued by the likes of Chelsea and Manchester City.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:10

Earlier Wednesday, senior-to-be forward Vince Edwards announced via his Twitter account that he has withdrawn from the draft and will finish his college eligibility at Purdue during the 2017-18 season. Both players entered the NBA Draft without agents and made their announcements just ahead of Wednesday's deadline. He said after the Pacers' workout that the feedback was largely positive.