by | May 27, 2017 | 21:28

As the Boston Celtics entered the Cleveland Cavaliers' arena on Sunday, their expressions registered somewhere between "I'm sorry, Principal, it will never happen again" and "so this is my coffin right here?" With the win, the Cavs take what already seems an unassailable 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:11

Wenger's preference remains to stay, but Standard Sport understands disagreements exist over a proposed restructuring of the club with chief executive Ivan Gazidis keen to appoint a director of football regardless of whether the Frenchman remains at the helm.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:52

Not for you. For me, it's easy what the club needs to do differently. Silva's side had almost 74 per cent of the possession in the second half but did not manage a shot on target in the whole game, and the 39-year-old was left to rue their bad start and poor decision-making.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:58

With the heightened security threat, Chelsea have cancelled Sunday's parade in London to celebrate their Premier League title, saying they thought it was "inappropriate to go ahead" following the bombing. "If you are out in London this weekend or at an event talk to our officers, they are there to reassure, help and keep you safe ". "I would ask people to be our eyes and ears - if you see something suspicious tell a police officer or member of security staff".

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:32

They talked in low tones about the Go Bowling 400 on Saturday at Kansas Speedway, an event that may have gotten Blaney's Monster Energy Cup Series season back on track . There's times there we looked like we weren't going to have a shot at it. "They're all big. I've been fortunate so far". Almirola came skidding into the accident several seconds later.

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:25

Written off as a contender in Paris after a quarterfinal loss to Novak Djokovic in 2015 and an injury-enforced pull-out before the third round previous year, Nadal arrives at Roland Garros as the overwhelming favourite. Muray lost to Thiem in Barcelona in the semi-finals before bombing out early in Madrid and Rome. Zverev faces Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco first up, Thiem tackles Bernard Tomic of Australia while fellow "NextGen" star Nick Kyrgios faces Philipp Kohlschreiber ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:47

Their seven-game series against the Warriors last summer was a memorable one and we'll never see it again. The Warriors swept all three of their playoff series, winning by an average of 16 points per game. 1 pick in the draft", Stevens said. It will be James' 7th straight trip to the finals and 8th overall. They dropped the three Garden games by a combined 88 points.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:34

Ajax ended with the Reds' victory 2:0. Manchester United gave its grieving home city a moment to cheer by winning the Europa League on Wednesday, beating Ajax 2-0 in the final thanks to goals by Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan .

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:57

Sidelined with a knee injury, Ibrahimovic watched on as United claimed a 2-0 win over Ajax in Wednesday's final in his native Sweden. The coach has only lost two finals, surrendering the 2004 Portuguese Cup to Benfica when in charge of Porto and the 2013 King's Cup to Atletico Madrid while with Real Madrid .

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:03

Said Al Horford: "I'm proud of our group and I felt like we grew as the year went on, and it's not the way we wanted to finish". Golden State led the league with 67 wins this season and is a staggering 27-1 in its last 28 games - including a flawless 12-0 in the Western Conference playoffs, the first time a team has gone this deep into an National Basketball Association postseason without losing.

by | May 27, 2017 | 21:02

His latest move was bringing aboard Andre Agassi as a coach for the French Open; they were out there practicing in Paris on Thursday. Could he win his 10th French Open championship a year after withdrawing before the third round with an injured left wrist? That completed a career Grand Slam, but it also marked the end of his dominance.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:50

The Reds haven't played in the competition since Gerrard left for LA Galaxy at the end of the 2014/15 season. Gerrard, who is preparing to take over as Liverpool's U-18 coach, said the combination of Klopp's charisma along with Champions League football would be a big attraction for marquee players across Europe.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:15

The 30-year-old wide out recently signed a one-year free-agent contract with the aforementioned Bears while Chicago will now serve as his second National Football League home. "I'm excited, man", Cruz said in the interview. "But when you look at the film and look at how it goes down, it's the only way". " I felt it all year long ", Cruz said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:38

Arsenal have ended up fifth in the Premier League table with 75 points from 38 matches, a point behind Liverpool , who have clinched the fourth and final Champions League spot. "The team has given so much and they really want to win something this season", he said. "It's not about me, it's about us winning the trophy and giving everything to achieve it".

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:51

Hagge, in the next half-inning, crushed his first homerun of the season, a two-run shot, over the right field fence. Then, Purdue allowed eight free passes in the fourth and fifth innings alone, giving up five runs on only three hits, although it could have been more as the Cornhuskers left the bases loaded in each frame.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:30

The season was awful for Arsenal and I don't know if an FA Cup win for Arsenal will be a fitting consolation", star actor RMD said. Our job depends a lot on the results. "Sometimes in England I think you under-value the achievement of qualifying for the Champions League". "We have to forget that we won the league and be concentrated instead on this target", Conte said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:31

It wasn't enough. The Golden State Warriors were the better team - maybe even if Leonard had played - and they were in control of this game the entire way, getting 36 points from Stephen Curry and 29 from Kevin Durant . After the Spurs were eliminated from the 2017 Playoffs, Ginobili addressed chatter about his retirement and hinted at a possible exit from the sport.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:16

Plus, with a defence that has been significantly weakened. Chelsea star Victor Moses has revealed that he is not thinking about Alexis Sanchez ahead of their FA Cup final clash against Arsenal . All reports suggest that the Frenchman will sign on for another two years. Not that Wenger, whose contract is due to expire, was in any mood to clear things up at his pre-match news conference.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:02

At least he had company. Dustin Johnson and Rory McIlroy also played in the afternoon, which was getting hotter and drier as the course was getting even firmer and faster. Sergio Garcia , of Spain, holds his ball after making a hole-in-one on the 17th hole, during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, May 11, 2017, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:35

Islamic State on Wednesday claimed responsibility behind the attack . Just hours after the deadly bombing , US intelligence officials also prematurely leaked information about the suspected bomber which led to the publication Salman Abedi's name, as well the fact that the attack was a suicide bomb.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:49

Using the football as a prop would now be allowed, as would group celebrations involving teammates or celebrating on the ground, such as making a "snow angel" or crawling. Owners of the 32 National Football League teams, meeting Tuesday in Chicago , voted to ratify a proposal by the rule-making competition committee to reduce overtime from 15 to 10 minutes in the preseason and regular season.

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:25

Brazil's federal police say the construction works were overpriced by more than $ 260 million. The protest began peacefully but clashes erupted nearly as soon as the crowd got close to the government complex, where large numbers of riot police hiding behind black shields and others on horseback stood in reserve.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:20

It was a very welcomed sight in Irving's case, after he rolled his left ankle in the third quarter of Cleveland's Game 4 win. In fact, we could say that Cleveland became Boston's nightmare after this series. Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue was quoted earlier this week saying he thought Boston's offense was "harder to defend" than Golden State's. And unless something insane happens to sap the strength of either team before next season, it seems likely the cycle will repeat until their respective ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:37

Nadal, on the other hand, has an apparent friendly path to the semifinals . Assuming Murray made it beyond the quarter-finals, he would probably face third seed Stan Wawrinka in the semi-finals, who has seen more success on clay than the Brit.

by | May 27, 2017 | 18:54

For Mumbai , Kurnal Pandya top scored with 37 off just 27 balls. We don't shy away from going into the finals the hard way. "Today was the ideal day", Sharma said. Shows a team effort", Rohit said. It's all about teamwork and we've been doing that regularly. "I rely on my gut feeling as well". The batting order looks very strong with Rohit Sharma , Pollard, Nitish Rana, Parthiv Patel.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:21

United , who face Ajax Amsterdam in the Europa League final on Wednesday, finished sixth. Despite this, the Manchester United manager will not feel too aggrieved with a Europa League final to prepare for and a 5th placed finish in the Premier League .

by | May 27, 2017 | 19:41

Twins: Molitor said that LHP Adalberto Mejia (1-1, 4.96) will be recalled from Triple-A Rochester to start Saturday's game. "I don't think anyone's ever got a standing ovation for making a bad play, so that was pretty amusing", Souza said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 20:18

He's been on video on social media working with former National Football League quarterback Johnny Manziel, and anyone who knows Beckham just a little bit would never doubt his dedication to training. But why did he find it necessary to work with Carter while the rest of his Giants teammates were in OTAs together, building chemistry for the 2017 season? "The sky is the limit, and I believe in 108 days [at the season opener September 10], the Dallas Cowboys will see that".

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.