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by | May 29, 2017 | 22:22

Sato's win marked Andretti's second consecutive win as Alexander Rossi made it first to the finish line previous year. Alexander Rossi also led 23 laps while trying to defend his surprising title from a year ago, and finished a respectable seventh to prove it was not a fluke.

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:27

The government said floodwaters were beginning to recede on Monday but some low-lying areas remained heavily inundated. Almost 2,000 houses were damaged or destroyed. The United Nations said it had joined the relief efforts and would donate water purification tablets, tents and other supplies for the displaced.

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:29

But the Cavs found their footing late in the half and were able to stay within striking distance - trailing by only 10 at intermission. Irving has played at this level since he entered the league and just because Lebron James is on the team doesn't mean Irving is the sidekick.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:48

Boston did a better job bringing help against LeBron and doubling him at times, but even when isolated he just did not look like the guy who carved up Boston (and IN, and Toronto) this postseason. Given how impressive he had been in his previous 10 games, a bad night for James almost should have been expected."I was just pretty poor"."I had a tough game, period", James said.For whatever reason, James was not his usual aggressive self down the stretch but somehow saw a positive in what is a ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:54

Boston Celtics centre Kelly Olynyk of Kamloops, B.C., had a career night with 26 points during Boston's Game 7 victory against the Washington Wizards on Monday. It was a hard fought game from both sides, but home court advantage proved critical once again in this series . As Wizards center Marcin Gortat said, "we tried to figure out this thing in the game really quick, but (Olynyk) just made shots".

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:37

I'm very happy about our accomplishment. It is not often that one can make a case that Game 5 is a must win for both teams, but here we are. "Obviously we didn't want I.T.to go down". "And they've added an unbelievable player in Kevin Durant this year". The Warriors did their best to play down Lue's comments. Countered Golden State acting coach Mike Brown, when asked about it Thursday: "That's his opinion".

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:07

Needing a bogey on the 18th to win, Feng easily tapped in for one and finished at 19-under 269. Simpson carded a three-under 67 in Saturday's third round, putting him at nine under overall and two shots clear of the field. Spieth shot a bogey-free 65. Lee Westwood (72) and overnight co-leader Francesco Molinari (74) are a further two shots back. The Astros said there is no timetable for his return from the lat (latissimus dorsi) injury.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:42

He has now won the tournament twice, having led Porto to glory in the Uefa Cup - as the Europa League was previously called - in 2003. According to the Sunday Express , Man United are ready to commit themselves to a long term future with Mourinho.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:36

He showed no signs of lingering issues, though, beating several defenders off the dribble and handing out seven assists. Irving re-emerged after halftime for 21 points in the third quarter. 5.7) MJ. "Well, one of the things, as you go back and watch the film, I thought LeBron made a lot of the right plays", Stevens said. "We just came in here with a mindset that we didn't want to play any more games", James said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:02

Plural. If you're going to go down as one of the dominant teams of an era - like the Shaq/Kobe Lakers, or Jordan's Bulls, or the Celtics and Lakers of the "80s, etc. You've got to do something. "If that's not your mindset, I guess you screwed yourself". Even if Klay Thompson , Stephen Curry and Draymond Green all have poor nights, Durant could nearly single-handedly swing a game in Golden State's favor.

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:59

The Manchester bombing inquiry has spread to the south coast of England with the arrest of a man in West Sussex. That brings the total number of people now detained on United Kingdom soil to 14, all of them men, while Abedi's father and brother have been held in Libya where officials said the two brothers were IS jihadists.

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:48

And despite being considered early underdogs, LeBron James and J.R. Smith appeared as cool as the other side of the pillow on Saturday night. All of them played on Bill Russell's Celtics' teams of the 1950s and 60s; Russell himself played in 10 consecutive Finals.

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:25

He for sure will get one of him chugging milk at Indy - just a few hundred yards from where Andretti teammate Takuma Sato did it as the victor. Instead, Castroneves finished second for a third time to tie him for the dubious record of most Indy 500 runner-up results.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:26

Clearly, James is one of the best passers that the game has ever seen, and his numbers and the way he plays the game reflect that. But they also showed how badly they need him. James finished the game with 35 points to take his career playoff total to 5,995 points. Despite a series-altering loss two days later, the Celtics continued to battle and earned high praise from across the association, including Cavs head coach Tyronn Lue.

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:36

He got the debate ranging on if he is the best point guard in the Eastern Conference and anyway you look at it, Irving is an elite National Basketball Association player on a great Cavaliers team . "I appreciate it. I'm happy we've been able to steamroll people, and I love that they've been able to steamroll people, because I just appreciate greatness".

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:30

James scored 35 points, passing Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list along the way, and Kyrie Irving had 24 for Cleveland . Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says that Kyrie Irving's left ankle is feeling "good" in advance of Cleveland's Game 5 matchup Thursday night with the Celtics .

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:37

Patrick Roberts struck the post as the Hoops searched for a second goal just after the hour mark and they got the victor they fought so hard for in the first minute of added time as first-half substitute Tom Rogic took the ball through the penalty box and slotted past the diving Joe Lewis .

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:49

That picture offers the starkest of contrasts with a spectacular 2016 that also brought her major wins in the Australian and U.S. Opens . There were a few signs of Kvitova's long absence - this was her first match since November 12 - but the good far outweighed the bad and she struck her signature forehand with familiar clout.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:46

Conte played down talk of establishing a dynasty at Chelsea though similar to the one created by Arsene Wenger at Arsenal or Alex Ferguson at Manchester United . "I am convinced we were hurt by the uncertainty about my future with the players", Wenger said. The only way I know is to try to compete and to stay a long time.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:38

Speaking after the Grand Prix, Hamilton, who finished in 7th after a disastrous qualifying session saw him start the race in 13th, said Ferrari's strategy was obviously cynical. Hamilton had a forgettable weekend in Monaco . "I really am happy", he said. "I'll go to the factory this week". Valtteri Bottas ( Mercedes ) +5.517s 5.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:05

He told the Guardian: "There were a lot of frustrations, but this is a big club, with a lot of good players". The 36-year-old will leave the club at the end of the season, and Conte repeated last night the size of the loss he will be to the club.

by | May 29, 2017 | 21:14

It would not be the first time Ferrari have secured a one-two finish in controversial fashion. In 2015, Ferrari was 275 points behind Mercedes and 2014 was so dismal for the Italian manufacturer that it finished fourth and almost 500 behind Mercedes.

by | May 29, 2017 | 19:57

Kerber, who replaced Williams atop the WTA rankings this month, was gone from Roland Garros by lunchtime on Day 1, putting up little resistance while being beaten 6-2, 6-2 by 40th-ranked Ekaterina Makarova of Russian Federation. Others who moved on include eighth-seeded Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova and 10th-seeded American Venus Williams . "I like playing at this time for women's tennis".

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:33

Boston seemed to overload on Tristan Thompson , who had been a thorn in the side of the Celtics all series, which opened up an opportunity for Love. I think we will use it as fuel. Irving, who has had a history of injuries, said he's rolled his ankle enough times to know when it's serious. "So maybe there's just not an understanding of what you're watching".

by | May 29, 2017 | 19:48

A 5-run eighth inning and a stellar effort by the bullpen was the difference on Sunday as the eighth-seeded Seminoles topped No. 2 seed North Carolina for the crown. After Jackson Lueck struck out swinging, North Carolina's Hiatt intentionally walked Quincy Nieporte who was then replaced by pinch-runner Hank Truluck.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:03

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says on its website that Woods was booked into a county jail around 7 a.m. on Monday. Woods is a resident of Jupiter Island. He's only made three worldwide starts the past two years. Injuring his knee and leg during the tournament, he has dealt with long stretches of no competitive golf, due to various ailments and personal issues.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:10

While Boston Celtics second-year guard Terry Rozier has shown some signs of promise this season, the task of defending Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is a hard one. "He's human, so he's going to have a night like this", said Cavs coach Tyronn Lue . He scored 19 points over the final 4:48 of the quarter that included 4 driving layups, a runner, an alley-oop, a pair of 3s and a free throw.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:01

Wildcard Fourlis , aged 17 and at 337 the lowest-ranked player in the main draw, was the stronger for much of the first two sets, keeping Wozniacki pinned at the back of the court with blistering drives off both wings. The 25th-seeded Johnson won 6-3, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-7 (3), 6-3. Not only that but Francesca is a legend and I was very excited to play on Philippe Chatrier court with her.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:32

Britain's Max Chilton found out first hand just how big the Indy 500 was past year when he took part in his first attempt at the Brickyard, coming home in a solid 15th after starting 22nd. The race will be a different animal, of course, as Alonso deals with rolling restarts and tight pack racing, but he has shown enough strength here to be listed among the handful of favorites in his first 500.

by | May 29, 2017 | 19:53

Wenger's contract expires at the end of the campaign, but he remains popular with Arsenal's players and Ramsey made it clear he wants his boss to extend his 21-year reign. Every 50-50 challenge went to Arsenal , and regardless of how many boots the Blues stuck in, they couldn't rob Arsenal of possession. "A lot of teams are waiting to be champions for very long, including Arsenal ".

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:07

Castroneves overcame a black-flag penalty for jumping a restart and dodged mayhem in two race incidents to finish second at Indy for the third time - making him one of seven drivers with three Indianapolis 500 runner-up finishes. The Honda teams had a clear horsepower advantage over Chevrolet, but things were dicey in Indy for more than a week and certainly on race day: Before Alonso's failure, 2014 victor Ryan Hunter-Reay lost his engine and so did Charlie Kimball.

by | May 29, 2017 | 18:57

With Britain's terrorism threat level at "critical", meaning a new attack may be imminent, police are racing to uncover the network around bomber Salman Abedi . Azhar Mahmoud, who prays at the mosque in southern Manchester, said it was "horrible" that Abedi was associated with it. May was at the Group of Seven summit in Sicily on Friday where she got the group to demand action from Internet providers and social media firms against extremist content online.

by | May 29, 2017 | 18:57

An Andretti driver has now won the 500 three times in the last four years, and five times since the late Dan Wheldon captured the 2005 race. Alexander Rossi pulls out after a pit stop during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis .

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:00

But Langer birdied the par-4 16, and Singh bogeyed the par-3 17, giving Langer a two-shot lead heading into the final hole, the par-5 18. The root of the argument is Player's three wins at the Senior Open Championship , all of which came before the tournament was designated as an official PGA Tour Champions major in 2003.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:10

Del Potro, who won the US Open in 2009, has not played in the French Open since 2012 when he reached the quarter-finals before losing to Roger Federer . Djokovic is likely to run into budding young talent Dominic Thiem , who enters the tournament as the No. 6 seed and the player with the third best odds to win the title.