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by | May 27, 2017 | 20:06

It was Green who was suspended for Game 5 of last year's Finals for a swipe at James' groin - and Golden State wound up squandering a 3-1 series lead and chance at a repeat title. Boston dominated the regular season as they clinched the Eastern Conference, with a record of 53-29. "It was 1 vs. 2", Irving said. There were also other cameos during the series with the Celtics, such as Devon William's 14 points in 17 minutes in Game 5.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:05

They will learn a lot from it and if we keep the squad together they will be stronger for it". Victory enabled United to complete a sweep of European trophies. United will get another shot at a continental trophy when they line up against Real Madrid or Juventus in the Super Cup final in Skopje, Macedonia on August 8.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:33

Mourinho and United took the winning option, overpowering a talented by lightweight Ajax to give their season and thousands of celebrating fans a warmer glow. It was really special to play in the final against Ajax I got goose bumps when I walked out onto the pitch. "Like I said, these young kids are not used to playing a final", Bosz said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:27

Chants of "Manchester" and "We'll Never Die" bellowed out from the English supporters before the match. Pogba took on a weak defence to break the deadlock for Manchester United on 18 minutes. United, wearing all blue as they did in winning the 1968 European Cup, made an imposing start, with Pogba whistling a shot wide of the near post within the first minute.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:43

Paddy Power accepted request-a-bet wagers on the Chelsea captain being substituted between the times of 26:00 and 26:59, giving odds of 100-1. "Hopefully we'll share that moment", he said. Conte also thinks that it'd cost at least £50m to get a similar player to replace Costa, and the manager would rather offer the Spain global a new contract than sell him onward.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:25

On the Chilean's exit rumours, Wenger responded: "If you have a surgery tomorrow and it's his last day of work - you still want him to do good work and not half a job because it's his last day". "He has not trained yet", said Wenger. It goes without saying that the Frenchman has been under increased scrutiny this season, after yet another underwhelming campaign, which saw Arsenal once again fail to mount a serious Premier League title challenge.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:03

The FC panel discuss how an FA Cup title would cap off a brilliant first season for Antonio Conte at Chelsea . The Gunners are dealing with something of a defensive crisis ahead of Saturday's (27 May) clash at Wembley Stadium, with Laurent Koscielny suspended, Gabriel Paulista injured and Shkodran Mustafi and Kieran Gibbs both considered doubtful.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:51

The Spain midfielder has been one of Pep Guardiola's most consistent performers this season and was once again voted man of the match by the City Matchday app users after the 2-1 win over Leicester on Saturday. "The shot was a little bit odd and when I saw the reaction from Willy I understood immediately it was two touches and the referee was so courageous to rule it out".

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:31

Manchester United sources have laughed off the idea that they would sell Ander Herrera to Barcelona , with the Europa League winners keen to hold on to their player of the season. We could have won some of the games, particularly at home, where we had too many draws. "But, no excuses. Sooner or later, football is fair, so there are no excuses from us".

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:24

Sanchez is an injury doubt for Saturday after limping off in the final Premier League game of the season, Sunday's 3-1 victory over Everton , with a thigh problem. Wenger, who has been in charge of the Gunners since October 1996, is about to see his existing contract expire and has yet to reveal his plans for the future.

by | May 27, 2017 | 17:52

The 21-year-old Kim joins that threesome with his romp at TPC Sawgrass on Sunday. The only drama at the end came from Ian Poulter , who two weeks ago thought he had lost his PGA Tour card until officials realized a clerical oversight that restored his status and gave him a spot in the Players Championship .

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:18

Some time this month or in early June he is expected to sign a new contract that will extend his association with the club to 2021, two years longer than the deal now in place, and pay him approximately $12.5 million per season. "Frank Lampard is finished, Didier Drogba is finished, Ashley Cole , now John Terry ". "They're going to want revenge, but we'll stick to our tactics and try and make sure we win".

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:33

The Warriors would like to regain the title they earned by defeating Cleveland in the 2015 Finals . These two teams will meet in the NBA Finals for the third consecutive season, an unprecedented feat that certifies each franchise as a current supreme power of their respective conferences.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:19

Long-serving boss Wenger, who once again insisted his future will not be determined until after next Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea , admitted he was "very sad" at missing out on the Champions League for the first time . "It is possible, we will see". With Arsenal's defence, I can't see them coping with Chelsea's attacking flair. Gabriel's replacement Per Mertesacker came on for his first appearance of the season having recovered from a knee injury he suffered in ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:15

This is published unedited from the ANI feed . The Portuguese captain scored his 367th league goal to take him past former England worldwide Jimmy Greaves. Yet somehow it still looks as if it will not be enough and that Barcelona will miss out on the title by just three points, despite winning an unforgettable Clasico last month.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:54

We haven't won anything yet, but we've taken a significant step. "I have witnessed very different stages at Atleti, and this is the beginning of something big". Real Madrid now have three games in seven days which will decide whether or not they win the La Liga title, the first of which is against Sevilla on Sunday evening.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:19

World Number 1 Dustin Johnson ended the week in a tie for 13th. Purdue's August Kim and Michigan's Elodie Van Dievoet topped the individual standings at even-par 72 on a day when the field averaged 80.76 strokes. The two-day event is expected to take place following the tournament at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas . "We all want to win. Got to work a little bit more, and if that happens, then I should be in pretty good form coming into the (rest of the) majors".

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:30

They could also use future draft assets, such as next year's unprotected Nets pick, which is likely to be another high lottery selection, to acquire someone like Indiana Pacers forward Paul George or Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler. The Warriors offense was up 3-1 against this same Cavs team past year before it all came crashing down. That play was the flagrant foul that suspended Green for Game 5.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:17

However, Wenger's recent switch to the increasingly popular 3-4-3 means his team is one in transition, but at a time when Mertesacker's experience could prove vital against Chelsea's potent attack , the German will also be under pressure to adjust.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:43

Two teenagers, ages 15 and 14, were arrested, according to the police report. After allowing engineer Chris Simmons to tinker with his car's qualifying trim and later questioning whether the changes might be too daring, Dixon delivered with the fastest speeds he's ever seen at Indianapolis.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:08

Mourinho never could have thought that winning the Europa League , following United's 2-0 victory over Ajax on Wednesday, would mean so much to him. Bosz said he didn't recognise his team in their performance against United and called the game "boring" after his side went down early to Pogba's goal.

by | May 27, 2017 | 17:47

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by | May 27, 2017 | 17:57

With starting point guard Tony Parker now 35 and still recovering from a ruptured tendon, the San Antonio Spurs are looking for a reliable playmaker that could provide leadership and scoring from the free-agent market. "Popovich's commitment to rest - and the need to bring Dejounte Murray along - could add years to CP3's career". Paul has consistently demonstrated all three attributes, averaging 18.7 points and 9.9 assists per game on a 47 percent shooting in his career.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:33

Where you go from that now is who's going to stay, who is going to come and we still don't know if he is staying. "All of that was I think because these guys were maybe over-indulged a little bit". "They were having to facilitate him and put a training session on for him". The will-he-won't-he of it all has gotten to the level where people are, somewhat pointlessly, analyzing his body language and facial expressions during matches for clues as to what he will do.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:12

Well, Reds manager Jurgen Klopp is understood to have made RB Leipzig midfielder Naby Keita and Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk is priority additions, but they certainly won't come on the cheap. While the chance to compete at European football's top table will help attract new players, Gerrard believes their German manager will be just as influential in bringing in big names.

by | May 27, 2017 | 17:56

On Thursday night against Ruslan Yamanbaev, Russian Viktor Kichigin was on the receiving end of a bloody ground-and-pound that left him defeated and dejected at Fight Nights Global 67. Numerous video's 23,000 viewers expressed disgust at the way the fighter's mother reacted to her son's loss. But others enjoyed the feat, wondering if perhaps the pushy parent could have done a better job in the ring than her offspring.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:44

The Spitfires finished the round-robin with a 3-0 record and have earned a spot in the Cup final on Sunday. The victor of that game will face the Spits at 7 p.m. Booth then went to the bench for an extra attacker with 3:01 to go, but Foegele added an empty netter to seal the victory. "It's good to get contributions, if you can get them, from your fourth line, but very rarely do you win games when your fourth line is your best".

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:18

Hamilton was only eighth in the reckoning, more than one second adrift of Vettel, while Bottas was even further back in 10th. The three-time champion will be seeking his third Monaco win after triumphing also in 2008 while Vettel, who won for Red Bull in 2011, is chasing his second win and, learning of Mercedes' worries, will fancy his chances.

by | May 27, 2017 | 17:11

Ricciardo got all the proof he needed once on track with his second-fastest 1:13.207 proving better than Kimi Raikkonen who was another tenth back in third in the second Ferrari , and the Toro Rossos of Daniil Kvyat and Carlos Sainz impressed in fourth and fifth.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:01

James is chasing greatness. Golden State Warriors forward David West, Cleveland Cavaliers guards Deron Williams and Kyle Korver are all making their finals debut. As boring as the first three rounds of the playoffs have been, this Finals grudge match is going to be riveting television - especially for supporters of the Warriors, who once again enter the series as heavy favorites looking to avenge last year's defeat after winning an NBA-record 73 games, choking away a 3-1 series lead ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 17:13

Jose Mourinho trusts in the Spaniard and, rather than selling Herrera, United can be expected to begin discussing a new contract with the Bilbao-born midfielder. "On Wednesday night he told BT Sport: "(The agents) don't have my number. "We went out focused to win and we won for Manchester and the country".

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:40

The combination of Marcus Smart and Avery Bradley in the backcourt is a tough defensive matchup for opposing teams as both players are great on-ball defenders. you know, when you're growing up and you're seeing Michael Jordan ". When you're growing up and you're seeing Michael Jordan , it's nearly like a God.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:28

Golden State has also had the best three year run in league history. That's all I can give you right now, because I'm happy and I don't want to be stressed. "So I didn't ever believe I could be Mike". Celtics coach Brad Stevens , who earned his first two play-off series wins this year, said: "I leave with a little bit of a bad taste in my mouth not playing as well here, and man you want to play well here".

by | May 27, 2017 | 17:44

Boston can do all that, and still sign a max player this summer in Gordon Hayward or Blake Griffin , without losing even a small part of that wonderful future. Someone they have to overcome. He's not just the best player in the National Basketball Association; nobody is better than him at raising an entire team up by himself.

by | May 27, 2017 | 17:23

Crosby would tally his first point of the season, but he got back to the bench, sat down, and gave the most defeated look I've seen him have in the 2017 playoffs. Undaunted, they swore to remain true to Boucher's system, while making a few adjustments to create more offense. They split time during the regular season, but Murray held a clear edge in both GAA (2.41 to 3.02) and save percentage (.923 to.909).