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by | May 30, 2017 | 21:09

Add in this year's career-low finish for Wenger and the club, and there were many voicing uncertainty about his security as one of the longest-tenured managers in pro sports. FA Cup semi-final - Mertesacker scored a crucial equaliser in the Gunners' 2013/14 semi-final victory over Wigan Athletic, but was forced off through injury against Reading a year later.

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:24

He took an indefinite league of absence to find a solution for migraines stemming from back surgery almost two years ago. He filled in addressing the media Monday when acting coach Mike Brown was out with the flu. It's his team, but he's also taking my advice and counsel from behind the scenes. So it's not easy, but he's obviously doing a good job. These two teams are both so closely matched that making Cleveland +200 seems like a bit too much.

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:27

Kerber is not performing to the standards usually associated with the highest ranked player in the game after she won her first two Grand Slam titles at the Australian and US Opens past year. She was World No 1, the top seed at the French Open , but that meant little going into the Grand Slam on the back of the dodgy form she had shown on clay, and indeed this season.

by | May 30, 2017 | 22:52

It is easy to criticize England's aggressive approach in conditions that were overcast and humid and on a surface that offered a bit of "nibble" to the pacemen upfront, but that is the style of cricket played by Captain Eoin Morgan's men and their formidable record makes it hard not to forgive them this poor showing.

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:02

Meanwhile, Czech Petra Kvitova advanced to French Open second round, winning her first match against American player Julia Boserups in her comeback match after a left-hand surgery. But that was about it. Four successive breaks of serve followed before Makarova saved seven break points in the crucial eighth game to complete a stunning win.

by | May 30, 2017 | 22:02

We will prepare for this like we have all season. "Of course I thought we were able to get more than fighting for relegation". "I thought, "Okay". "The prize is so big, I feel for ( Reading )....but it is our turn and I think we deserve it because of the way we have done it". Fellow German Wagner, a close pal of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp, said: "These players are now legends".

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:45

It's been almost a year since the Golden State Warriors became the first team in Finals history to blow a 3-1 series lead and certain moments remain fresh in the minds of players and fans. Cleveland was in the same position as the underdog last season even before going down 3-1 in the series, and it didn't deter them. For Boston, guard Avery Bradley was the only player to get anything going, with most of his 23 points coming in the first half.

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:35

He filled in addressing the media Monday when acting coach Mike Brown was out with the flu. "I'm still feeling the effects", added Kerr, who has passed over his bench duties to Mike Brown during his absence. It's his team, but he's also taking my advice and counsel from behind the scenes. So it's not easy, but he's obviously doing a good job. I think the team is like 108-2.

by | May 30, 2017 | 22:15

If you're looking for a family friendly place to gather with local hockey fans to cheer on P.K. Subban, Pekka Rinne and the fantastic Predators , Clarksville has the ideal solution. Pittsburgh rookie Jake Guentzel beat Nashville's Pekka Rinne with 3:17 left in regulation to put the Penguins ahead to stay in a 5-3 victory in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals on Monday night.

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:32

The 33-point rout was the worst loss when facing elimination in Celtics history. While the superstars are obviously going to headline these NBA Finals, a key factor to who is going to walk out champions are the benches of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors .

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:48

Kerr said he expects to re-evaluate his fitness after Game 1 of the eagerly anticipated series , the third year in a row the Cavs and Warriors have met in the NBA Finals . I was born in MA and as a kid adopted the Celtics as my team two decades before Miami had the Heat. And the team has thrived despite the absence of Kerr, going 10-0 under the guidance of Brown as they swept their way through the West.

by | May 30, 2017 | 22:24

Wenger has come in for criticism from a number of Arsenal fans this season after the club failed to reach the Champions League for the first time in 19 years, with protests calling for the Frenchman to leave when his current deal expires next month.

by | May 30, 2017 | 22:00

Against all expectations, the centre-back emerged as the towering foundation of Arsenal's 2-1 triumph. Wenger has made it clear he thinks he ought to be allowed to continue into what would be his 22nd season at the club while he says he knows "what I would like to happen".

by | May 30, 2017 | 22:25

The first game of yesterday's scheduled doubleheader was rained out. The Tigers loaded the bases for the fourth time in Saturday's two games - and finally scored. "Am I happy with it? He can't continue to pitch and give up home runs like that". "That's all on me". The White Sox signed free-agent OF Luis Robert to a minor-league contract worth $26 million.

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:54

Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck didn't get on the score-sheet, but he was a threat to Chelsea's defence with his tireless running and astute movement. This season, more than ever, has been hurt by some blips in March. He said: "I don't know my friend, finished now, so happy for the win and the FA Cup , happy for the players, now I dont know".

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:38

In comparison, she has lost in the first round of Australian Open and Wimbledon on three instances each. Then came former semi-finalist Victoria Azarenka, who had her first child six months ago. And the expectations are also, from me, really big, of course, because I know what I can do, what I did past year", Kerber said . "It was a hard time for me but I'm happy that I worked through this".

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:05

All the fuel in the world couldn't make a difference now. It was about being the No. 3. But while Truex Jr. and Busch elected to pit, Johnson and Dillon stayed out on the course and gambled, knowing the only way they could win would be to risk running out of fuel.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:41

Lambert will be sacked by Wolves' Chinese owners Fosun after just six months in charge. The Portuguese giants finished second in the Primeira Liga, six points behind Benfica, and finished trophyless for a fourth consecutive season. "As part of the coaching restructure, the club are now in discussions with Pat Mountain regarding the possibility of him taking up a role within the academy".

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:31

Timea Bacsinszky , the Swiss 30th seed who made the semi-finals two years ago, was also an early victor, seeing off Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo 6-1, 6-2. The 31st-seeded Vinci, who ended Serena Williams's hopes of a calendar year Grand Slam by beating her in the semi-finals at Flushing Meadows in 2015, lost 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 to Olympic champion Monica Puig .

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:58

Begovic has spent the majority of his time at Chelsea behind Thibaut Courtois in the pecking order. Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic looks set to join AFC Bournemouth , after the Cherries had a £10m bid accepted by the Blues for the Bosnia and Herzegovina global, as reported by Sky Sports .

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:46

Bonino's goal was the last shot the Penguins would have until Guentzel's goal. Still, what's nearly as unbelievable as the Penguins going more than half of a game without recording a shot is the fact they were able to do that and still come away with a win.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:32

However, I am fiercely ambitious and feel now is the time to move on to a new experience. The Algerian was crowned PFA Player of the Year in 2016 after the Foxes won the league title for the first time in their 133-year history and it came as a surprise the club managed to keep hold of him last summer.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:49

Chicago logged eleven hits and three free passes with Anthony Rizzo leaving the yard and driving in two while Javier Baez and Wilson Contreras clubbed solo bombs. Mets 4, Brewers 2 • Robert Gsellman allowed three hits over seven innings and had two RBIs to propel host NY to victory. Orioles 3, Yankees 2 • Jonathan Schoop doubled in two runs to help host Baltimore win and snap a losing steak at seven games.

by | May 30, 2017 | 21:23

Although the Celtics were without their first point guard, and the biggest star Isaiah Thomas , who is injured and who is going to miss the rest of the season, the boys from MA could shock the reigning champions once more after the previous game .

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:18

While I still can play and physically, I know I can - I know I only played two months this year, but maybe that will serve me well if I do continue next year. Terry cleared out his locker last week and will now take some time off before deciding his next move. 'Me and them have an unbelievable rapport and have had for 22 years and no-one, whatever you write or someone says or someone's opinion, can ever get in the way of that.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:16

However, with his previous contract set to expire in the summer, some fans had voiced their desire for his exit, citing a disappointing Premier League season which ended with failure to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 19 years.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:49

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois was disappointed by Alexis Sanchez's opening goal for Arsenal in the FA Cup final, which the recently crowned English Premier League (EPL) champions lost 1-2, and said it should have been disallowed.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:48

Anyway, Malkin finally ended almost two full minutes of futzing around on the ice with a slapshot that rang off the bottom of Pekka Rinne's glove, and it was, a little dubiously but inarguably, 1-0. Until Ryan Ellis one-timed home a Subban feed at 8:21 of the second and Colton Sissons used his knee to deflect home a Roman Josi shot at 10:06 of the third.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:16

With a chance to be get to 10-under and again apply pressure to Kisner and force him to make his putt for a play-off, Rahm missed his birdie putt on the low side, joining Spieth and Sean O'Hair in a tie for 2 at 9-under. He then calmly rolled in a birdie on the par-4 15th to push his lead to two strokes. "The big thing for me is I was hitting it into the fairway", Simpson said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 19:17

I didn't go bald like Mike, but I'm getting there. But with Mike being out, I'll take his spot, after he took my spot media-wise. "I'm not ready to coach yet", Kerr told reporters on Monday. "It's coming", he said. Durant suffered an MCL sprain and returned at the end of the regular season. Similar to " Game of Thrones", we have been teased the entire series about the epic clash between the living and the ice walkers.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:33

Mumbai needed wickets to win the match so Rohit choosed 6 different bowlers to bowl first 6 overs of power play. Mumbai had already lost to RPS three times this season - both times in the group stage and in Qualifier 1 - but were able to get the job done in a thrilling one run win.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:18

Steven Souza hit two of Tampa Bay's three home runs as the Rays ended a three-game losing streak. But the Giants went down in order in the seventh and Moore ran into some trouble, walking pinch-hitter Wilson Contreras after giving up a leadoff double to Miguel Montero.

by | May 30, 2017 | 19:51

Tony Adams has insisted Arsene Wenger can not "let go" at Arsenal , arguing that his old manager is suffering from an "addiction". However, Arsene Wenger opted to start Ramsey in the FA Cup final against the defending Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:19

Woods had his seat belt on. "Woods stated he didn't know where he was", the officer wrote. "Woods changed his story of where he was going and where he was coming from". CNN , which has not independently obtained the statement, reached out to Woods' representative but has not heard back. PGA Tour spokesman Ty Votaw said the tour would have no comment.

by | May 30, 2017 | 20:03

The league's commissioner, in his annual pre-final press conference, announced the Tampa Bay Lightning will play host to the 2018 all-star weekend in late January. Conor Sheary also landed his first goal of the playoffs and Matt Murray made 23 saves . Complete with down-on-one-knee celebration and glove point back to Rinne at the other end.