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by | May 30, 2017 | 00:31

For that to work properly though, is to make sure we get true value for our players. They've got pace, trickery, a deep runner from midfield, and a big centre-forward who puts himself about and never stops trying, and can score goals. Rodgers became only the third Celtic manager after Jock Stein, twice, and Martin O'Neill, to complete the clean sweep. Scott Sinclair savoured his best feeling in football after helping Celtic to the treble .

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:23

While Wenger failed to guide Arsenal to Champions League qualification for the first time in 2016-17, as they finished fifth in the Premier League , he did bring the curtain down on their campaign with a FA Cup triumph over London rivals Chelsea .

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:28

It proved successful as he made 42 appearances in all competitions in his debut season, scoring nine goals and his standout performances saw the Principality club pay more than £13million for the then 20-year-old. The Portugal worldwide finished the 2016-17 campaign with 11 goals and 12 assists in all competitions, and he propelled the principality club to their first championship in French football's top flight since 2000.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:43

Obviously adding an MVP to a team that already has a two-time MVP makes them even more impressive. I'm very happy about our accomplishment. An injury-ravaged Cleveland team went 33-49 before Brown was sacked again in May of 2014 - shortly before James returned to Cleveland as a free agent and two-time National Basketball Association champion with the Heat.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:18

Just nine laps later, IndyCar rookie Fernando Alonso slipped into first place for a number of laps. He is the first Japanese-born driver to win the Indianapolis 500 . The only driver to lead more laps was Chip Ganassi's Chilton, who lead the race after the final restart, but was powerless to keep Sato , Castroneves and Jones from passing.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:29

Without talking about specifics, Jays manager John Gibbons dismissed the altercations as competitive boys being competitive boys. "A win is a win". The Atlanta Braves have inevitably showed they aren't what their record shows. "It's exhausted. We've seen it from him though". And then O'Flaherty went for the kill: "I'm surprised he's ready to fight again after previous year".

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:37

It would nearly certainly mean Josh Rutledge and/or Deven Marrero playing the position, with a combination of the two handling the spot whenever Pablo Sandoval returns to his spot at third base. Pedroia's exit came as the Red Sox welcomed back David Price, who made his first start of the season after missing almost the first third of it due to injury.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:19

So will he stay or will he go? "Every player wants to play more". He looked happy and content but one shouldn't fall into the trap of reading his emotions. So what will he do? Outside the game, I accept I never had any word with any journalist in 20 years if they criticise my decisions or my opinions.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:10

Both believe that Arsene Wenger who had been under intense pressure for a lack of trophy-success for a long time deserves the fans' support and contract extension. "I am very proud because you see what fight you have to win one ( FA Cup )", Wenger said on BBC One. Wenger's future, which has been up in the air for months, will be settled at a board meeting on Tuesday, but the 67-year-old said he could not say for certain whether or not the club's decision-makers will back him.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:31

Despite that, the Preds lead the reigning champs significantly with their 29 goals-against compared to the Penguins' 44 goals-against. Nashville needed four games to win in the first round and six to win the second. I'm expecting a combination of both. "So I think as our team starts to get healthy here, we're able to lean on the balance of the group, which I think will serve Jake, in particular, really well ".

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:58

After opening a 16-point lead in Game 4, the Celtics couldn't sustain it, then faltered in Game 5 at home. "We match up well with them and I think they'd say the same about us". James said at a summer basketball camp past year that he found motivation in "this ghost I'm chasing - the ghost played in Chicago". They're coming out and they're hitting us, they don't care who you are.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:33

Fassone told Premium Sport: " We want to know from Raiola, whether we have a goalkeeper or not for next season ". The Italian's contract with AC Milan runs out next summer, meaning he will be allowed to discuss a free transfer with foreign clubs as of January.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:11

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 23 shots for his second shutout of the playoffs and the Pittsburgh Penguins evened their Eastern Conference final against Ottawa with a 1-0 victory in Game 2 on Monday night. The Penguins beat the Senators 1-0 Monday to even up this series at one game each. As poorly as the Penguins played Saturday night, it really wasn't all that surprising considering Pittsburgh just finished off a tough series versus the Capitals three days earlier.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:30

Replays showed there was no contact between him and Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. The former Bolton man, along with his defensive partners in crime, kept at bay one of the most potent attacking forces of the season and conceded to a goal which should really have been saved by 'keeper David Ospina.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:37

Sato became the first Japanese driver to win the Indy 500 Sunday when he took lead with five laps to go in a duel down the stretch with Helio Castroneves . "I tell you what, he's really cleaned up his act, so to speak". "We were really fortunate with that yellow at the end that got us to the front", Jones said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:35

The Red Devils booked their place in the group stage of Europe's elite club competition by beating Ajax in the Europa League final last week. 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.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:08

The most horrific crash involved pole sitter Scott Dixon of New Zealand, the 2008 Indy 500 victor. He's done it three times. He never got another chance to slingshot his way past Japan's Takuma Sato and wound up settling for a record-tying runner-up finish rather than celebrating a record-tying victory.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:01

Victor Moses forced David Ospina into a fine save in the second period, before the Chelsea wing-back was given a second yellow card on 68 minutes for diving in the penalty area. To win in this way with the 30 wins [in the Premier League] and arrive in the final of the FA Cup , without a big squad but a normal [sized] squad. Chelsea failed to gain revenge for the 2002 final, which Arsenal won 2-0, and the result ends their run of four consecutive final victories.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:25

It was hard to not feel happy for Takuma Sato on Sunday, as he narrowly won the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500. It wound up sparking a wave of backlash, with countless Twitter users blasting him throughout the evening for being insensitive.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:58

In front of reporters, he called the 22-year-old rookie "smart" and paid him perhaps the highest compliment of all. Castroneves finished second for the third time in his career. “A lot of the Japanese fans are following the IndyCar Series and many, many flew over for the Indianapolis 500 . "I didn't miss Monaco in terms of result, you know".

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:58

The Stanley Cup has. Pittsburgh beat San Jose on depth a year ago, but Poile called Nashville's forwards much improved, and if that pans out there's reason to believe the Predators can be the second eighth seed in the salary-cap era to win the Stanley Cup.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:55

Obviously we want to take that to the next series and try to be great and see what happens". "I've played against Ray (Allen), KG ( Kevin Garnett ), Paul (Pierce ), (Rajon) Rondo and Doc (Rivers)", James said, remembering those Celtics teams from 2008 through 2012 that beat him when he was with the Cavs but he toppled with the Miami Heat .

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:22

Now they wait for the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics series to finish in the Eastern Conference. Meanwhile, the Warriors are 4-1 ATS in their last five games following a win of more than 10 points, 20-6-1 ATS in their last 27 games overall and 1-4 ATS in their last five games playing on three or more days' rest.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:59

Kevin Durant is now the favorite to win Finals MVP, with Stephen Curry placing second and LeBron James , a three-time Finals MVP, third at 2-to-1. After knocking off the Boston Celtics on Thursday to advance to his seventh straight NBA Finals , LeBron James wasn't quite ready to think about the Golden State Warriors .

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:46

However, the 2009 US Open victor, who has not played in the French Open since losing to Roger Federer in the quarter-finals in 2012, is now looking forward to his return to Paris . The Canadian will next play either Rogerio Dutra Silva of Brazil or Russian Mikhail Youzhny. British Eurosport and ITV4 will be showing the match .

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:53

In this South Africa tour of England in this year 2017, both of the team playing three ODI matches, three T20 matches, and four-Test cricket matches. But there was a recall for off-spinning all-rounder Moeen Ali. Proteas: Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock, Faf du Plessis , AB de Villiers (c), JP Duminy, David Miller, Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Wayne Parnell, Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:46

Winning the last edition in 2013, India start as one of the title contenders and defending champions in the eight edition of ICC Champions Trophy . "The BCCI Medical Team confirms that Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh who is presently down with viral fever is making steady progress", the BCCI said in a statement.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:10

It is the worst start any team has ever made to an ODI and although Jonny Bairstow's 51, plus handy lower order contributions from David Willey and Toby Roland-Jones on worldwide debut, lifted England to 151 all out the total proved woefully inadequate as the Proteas clinched a seven-wicket victory with more than 21 overs to spare.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:56

I'm really happy with our season, the [EFL Cup and Europa League] trophies, to be back in Champions League but now I have a rest, to disconnect completely and enjoy my family and friends and other sports I like". From Marouane Fellaini's lay-off, the French midfielder let fly with a left-foot shot that flicked off Davinson Sanchez's left foot and looped past Ajax's helplessly wrong-footed goalkeeper Andre Onana.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:56

Kyrie Irving exploded for a playoff-career-high 42 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 112-99 Game 4 win to take control of the Eastern Conference Finals. Coach Tyronn Lue raised some eyebrows with his comments between games 4 and 5 of the Boston series in which he said for him, configuring a defensive scheme was tougher against the Celtics than the Warriors because coach Brad Stevens kept him guessing.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:23

But yesteday's setback - albeit on a surface for which she has no great affection, having made an opening-round exit in Paris a year ago - threatens to leave her season in tatters. "And the expectations are also from me really big, of course, because I know what I can do, what I did past year", said Kerber, who won two of the three major finals she reached in 2016.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:09

But it was shrouded in controversy. Mercedes chief Toto Wolff says he is enjoying his team's underdog status this season but is determined to overtake Ferrari eventually. "But the underdog is the one that people want to see winning". "But I think that doesn't deter the fact that we have a great vehicle". "It is about bringing the tyres into the right window; we have a fast vehicle but she doesn't like the tyres and that is something we need to understand".

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:46

LeBron James is walking history and he added more chapters to his incredible career Thursday night, leading a final vanquishing of the Boston Celtics as the Cleveland Cavaliers won the Eastern Conference finals with a 135-102 victory.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:23

And if you're citing the bible, can you answer Dom Knight's question and explain why YOU, as a Pastor, get an exemption from 1 Timothy 2: "I do not permit a woman to teach?" Ms Court stood by her views in a live interview on The Project on Friday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:43

Ronaldo scored 104 goals in 177 appearances for Madrid between 2002 and 2007, but the striker played just 13 times in his final half-season under Capello, amidst claims he was overweight. "I began to have many problems with Capello". Madrid are looking to become the first team to defend the Champions League crown in its current format, with Ronaldo already making history in the competition by breaking the 100-goal barrier.