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by | May 13, 2017 | 18:46

United sat back and allowed Celta to dominate possession but looked comfortable until Facundo Roncaglia headed the visitors level in the 85th minute, meaning another goal for the Spaniards could have put them through on away goals. "In the Premier League, we can only finish fifth or sixth, I think". Three minutes later, Guidetti failed to score on one final chance inside the box.

by | May 13, 2017 | 19:05

MADRID-Defending champion Real Madrid withstood an early onslaught by Atletico Madrid to reach a third Champions League final in four years despite a 2-1 loss to its city rival on Wednesday. "This performance was the least that we could have done", Atletico captain Gabi said. We are happy with what we have done, tomorrow we will rest a bit, and on Friday we will think about Sunday's game [at home to Sevilla].

by | May 13, 2017 | 19:23

Even though Nadal leads the head-to-head confrontations against Djokovic 14-7 in matches on clay, in their last meeting on the same surface, which was in Rome a year ago, Djokovic beat Nadal in two straight sets. On the other hand, Djokovic benefitted from his last-eight opponent Kei Nishikori's injury as the Japanese top-ranked player withdrew from the tie yesterday.

by | May 13, 2017 | 19:08

I have a hard time pinning things too much on Holtby when his teammates couldn't finish when they were controlling the play, but a goalie needs to take a stand if his team is to make it to the Stanley Cup finals. Crosby scored twice in the first 64 seconds of the second period to give him as many goals as he had points in the Penguins' series against the Capitals a year ago.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:57

Oubre could face a suspension in Game 4 for his actions. Oubre, the 15th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, averaged 6.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in 20.3 minutes per game during the regular season. The altercation earned Oubre, a key reserve for Washington , a flagrant-2 foul from the officiating crew and a first-half ejection. Olynyk falls in the latter category, Green said.

by | May 13, 2017 | 19:16

The first of these callouts came from Gastelum, who pleaded with Silva to accept a rescheduled fight in NY. Shortly after the news was confirmed, he took to Twitter to announce that he had accepted the suspension but that he would also never fight in Brazil again.

by | May 13, 2017 | 19:08

The Cleveland Cavaliers took care of business north of the border with a 115-94 win over the Toronto Raptors in Game 3. Not likely. According to Lowry himself (via the fantastic Eric Koreen of The Athletic). The Cavaliers have had their way in the series. LeBron James scored 35 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the To-ronto Raptors 115-94 Friday (Saturday in Manila) to take a 3-0 stranglehold lead in their second-round National Basketball Association playoff series.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:26

Germany worldwide Mustafi, back in the side after a thigh injury, was asked if Arsenal were finding their form at the right time. "We have to show it again, we know we have to play to win the games", he told reporters. Stoke have won their last Premier League home game of the season in each of the last three campaigns, scoring 12 goals and conceding three. "Against the top six, often we can play good games with chances but without reward".

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:53

On the decision to bring on Batshuayi for Eden Hazard, boss Antonio Conte said: "I think Hazard and Pedro were a bit exhausted". I think this achievement is a great achievement for the players, for my players. I am so happy for him because it's never easy to come here in the first year and win the title. "You have to cherish these moments, you work so hard all season to be where we are", said Chelsea defender and stand-in captain Gary Cahill.

by | May 13, 2017 | 19:29

It's great. This is a dream come true. After this win we must be happy, we must be pleased. Eden Hazard and Marcos Alonso reflect on the positive impact Antonio Conte brought to Chelsea in his first year as manager. Chelsea quickly began applying pressure, but West Brom had a huge chance on the counter-attack when James McClean seized on a loose pass and raced 50 yards into Chelsea territory.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:57

Dejounte Murray chipped in with 11 points, 10 rebounds, five assists and two steals off the bench and Pau Gasol had 10 points with 11 rebounds for San Antonio. The Warriors in the regular season posted a 67-15 record to earn the No. 1 overall seed, while the Spurs (61-21) nabbed the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference .

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:27

Now it's important to rest, and for it to become a fantastic season we have to win the FA Cup! "Every single manager can have a good idea of football, but if you don't have the players behind you, it's impossible to reach targets like this".

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:25

But Gautam Gambhir's side has its task cut out, as their record against Mumbai Indians is an abysmal: 2-5. Since then Kolkata have lost four straight games to Mumbai , including the first meeting in this edition of the tournament where they lost by four wickets, off the penultimate delivery.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:30

He wrote on the Daily Mail website : "Arsenal played the same way for so long they became predictable". But Wenger dismissed suggestions that it showed extra character on the part of a team that has been accused of lacking that vital quality.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:18

In Ottawa's previous failures in Games 3 and 4, the Rangers had taken over the game early on and never relinquished their hold on the Senators. Hoffman deftly redirected Karlsson's slap pass from the point 4:27 into the game to stop the Senators' series-long trend of allowing the game-opening goal.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:50

The UK general election is apparently not something that has escaped Arsene Wenger's meticulous attention to detail as he echoed Theresa May's Tory rhetoric in urging Arsenal to remain "strong and stable" in their hunt of the top four. The Potters have endured a hard end to the season, as they have only won one of their last nine games , although their form at home has been better, losing just twice in 12 league matches.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:26

And once again, he went after Michael Jordan. "Because he ain't Lonzo Ball , that's why". Ball added of Jordan. Over his one and only season with the Bruins, the younger Ball finished the campaign with 14.7 points, 7.7 assists and 6.1 rebounds per contest en route to a Sweet 16 appearance.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:19

In the second, Didi Gregorius hit a solo-home run and in the fourth, Gregorius hit a RBI single. Their Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka won his fifth consecutive start, Brett Gardner and Matt Holliday homered, and NY shook off a long game and a short night's sleep to beat Cincinnati 10-4 on Monday night for its sixth victory in a row.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:37

All charges against Revis were later dropped. The local Fraternal Order of Police boss, Ortiz was stripped from his gun and ordered to desk duty after a judge granted a restraining order against Ortiz. NY was reportedly hoping this year would be a breakout one for the Florida native, but this issue may derail that. Campodonico later sued, claiming excessive force; Ultra eventually paid out a $400,000 settlement.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:20

Chelsea and United are said to be eyeing Morata, with Antonio Conte readying a huge summer bid for the 24-year-old. His preferred option is to move to Chelsea and he admitted: "I feel indebted to Conte because he is the manager who trusted and most wanted me - even though he left Juventus before I arrived".

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:20

Everton have identified a potential replacement for Romelu Lukaku who is speculated to be leaving the club this summer . However, Lukaku has expressed his disapproval with the speculation on Twitter , requesting that the media wait until something has been made official regarding his future before reporting on it.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:55

The upcoming series against the Warriors will likely see Mills matched up against Stephen Curry, joining Matthew Dellavedova as Australians who've gone up against the two-time MVP in recent post-seasons. Naturally, the internet responded as you would expect it to by savagely roasting Harden into oblivion after the game. In Game 6, Aldridge was playing like a man amongst boys versus the Rockets.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:20

Perkins spent time on the Thunder from late 2011 to 2014, and he said that Durant and Westbrook had a "nice conversation" after Russ broke the triple-double record. Or he could play next season then opt out of his contract and be a free agent. Oklahoma City lost to Houston in its first-round playoff series. In addition to that, Perkins also said he wouldn't be surprised if KD went back to Oklahoma, while believing Russ will stay in OKC next year.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:47

Pochettino added: "But next season, there's no excuse". For Spurs, much of the match will be a mental battle created to block out the hoopla associated with the Finale at White Hart Lane. That doesn't mean they are happy that it's the end of White Hart Lane but they are excited for the future of the club. But now it's: "'Maybe Wembley is so big'".

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:25

Attack: Wenger could also give Danny Welbeck a rest as he's started the previous two games so Olivier Giroud is expected to come in to lead the line up front against Stoke. The Chile star scored at Southampton to being his Premier League goal tally for the season to 20, and 14 of those have been in away games . Coincidentally, the last side that beat them was Stoke in 2011.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:47

Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum believes that the Merseyside club will be genuine Premier League contenders next season because of the experience they've gained this campaign. Marcos Alonso came over from Serie A's Fiorentina, and the wingback has had a very strong first season in the Premier League with six goals in 29 appearances.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:59

While Allegri and his coaching staff will need to find a way of dealing with that, finally winning the league title, and emerging victorious in the Coppa Italia, would allow for much rest over the next fortnight ahead of the final in Cardiff.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:59

The teams y play again on Thursday night. It's a little more than a trend right now between the Twins and White Sox and them hitting the under. In seven starts against the White Sox since they traded him to the Los Angeles Angels in December 2013, he is 5-1 with a 1.59 ERA and 45 strikeouts in 45 1/3 innings.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:39

The world No. 8, who returned to competition this week after sitting out a month and a half due to injury to the wrist, had been scheduled to meet second-seeded Novak Djokovic of Serbia in the men's singles quarterfinals. Open semifinals, was playing in his first tournament since March. Nishikori said he wants to play next week in the Internazionali BNL d'Italia tourney in Rome and expressed hope to be healed as much as possible by the time of the French Open which gets under way on May ...

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:39

They were enticed by the new stadium, which will be paid for with $750 million in public money, $650 million from the Bank of America and $500 million from the National Football League and the Raiders. The stadium authority also scheduled a special meeting for May 22. Among the key approvals in the early stages of the timeline is Clark County's High-Impact Project review, which is slated for completion by August.

by | May 13, 2017 | 18:15

Keane's manager, Sean Dyche admitted earlier today his side are under no pressure to sell the 24-year-old. Former Liverpool defender and now Sky Sports pundit, Jamie Carragher seems unsure that he's worth the reported £25 million price tag.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:36

She said after a Saturday night out, she and Olsen went separate ways and he sent threatening texts to kill her. Local media report a Mecklenburg County grand jury on Monday indicted Kevin Olsen on three counts of second-degree rape, one count of second-degree sexual offense and two counts of assaulting a female.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:53

It will be a repeat of the 1998 finals, when Madrid had defeated Juventus to win the cup after a gap of 32-years. Atletico were inspired by a sensational atmosphere on their last ever Champions League game at the Vicente Calderon before moving to the new 67,000 capacity Wanda Metropolitano next season.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:52

We all know Bradley is one of the NBA's premier defenders and is a good knockdown shooter, but will he able to cut to the basket and create easy baskets for himself now that Washington knows what the Celtics are looking to do when they double- and triple-team Thomas? "My mindset was just to come out and be aggressive", Bradley said.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:48

The wing-back was substituted after 35 minutes with an apparent hamstring injury. It is a particular blow for him considering he has been in excellent form and began the match with the Saints as one of the Gunners' most risky players. Fans expressed their worry after his injury last night, urging the club not to push on with a deal. Yet the previous confirmation that Liverpool are interested makes it impossible to dismiss this all as nothing more than the talk of Oxlade-Chamberlain's ...