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by | June 01, 2017 | 21:06

In this May 25, 2017, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) soars to the basket over Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder, left, and center Kelly Olynyk (41) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals in Boston.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:18

The Frenchman became the first manager to win seven FA Cups after yesterday's 2-1 win over league champions Chelsea . I don't think I could have done much more this season, it is the coach's decision and you have to respect that. The club isn't in a complete freefall, but missing the Champions League for the first time under Wenger is a big deal, even though they were only one point behind fourth-place Liverpool.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:54

Mancini comes in after the exit of Lucescu, who led Zenit to a third place finish and was eliminated in the last 32 of the Europa League. "We really want somebody who feels they can come in and help us improve the footballing side of the club over a long period of time", Parish told American radio station SiriusXM FC.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:08

While Guentzel is deserving of praise, the tandem of Marc-Andre Fleury and Matt Murray have gotten the Penguins to where they are. "Right away the focus shifts to 'we don't lose in our building.' We're going back home ". That's a big reason why Nashville has 53 shot attempts to Pittsburgh's 31. The rest, they say, is history, as the Penguins turned on the heat and snuck another two goals behind Rinne in a matter of moments.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:06

Heading into the game, the question was whether the Predators could win without Ryan Johansen , who had undergone surgery after getting hurt in the previous game. "That's why it's the hardest trophy to win in sports", said forward James Neal , who scored Nashville's overtime victor in Game 1. Two third-period goals provided the Predators with the lead and insurance.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:31

James Milner has a warning for any players wanting to join Liverpool ahead of their European return: Do not sign if the sole reason is Champions League football . Liverpool Attacker Philippe Coutinho says he would like to stay at Liverpool and try to become a club legend rather than move to Barcelona, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich and become 'just another player'.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:12

It all adds up to trade options that the Celtics need to consider. The belief is that if offered the right veteran, the Wolves would move the seven. You can speculate about the ridiculous potential of Jaylen Brown and Fultz, but if we are looking at what the organization knows they can work with, Thomas is the player that they will make sure if a part of this team for the culmination of this rebuild that has accelerated faster than anyone could have predicted.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:40

The questions to ask now are how the Preds pulled off such a unique feat and how they plan to duplicate that effort versus a star-studded Penguins team sure to come out stronger in Game 2 on Wednesday night. The Penguins put away a second straight win despite losing the shot battle to the Predators yet again. That's a big reason why Nashville has 53 shot attempts to Pittsburgh's 31.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:29

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will meet in the finals for the third consecutive year, with Golden State attempting to de-throne Cleveland as National Basketball Association champions having narrowly lost in last season's final.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:33

He allowed four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 and has allowed 20 goals over his past six games after allowing just 16 over his first 11 playoff games. He said that "like an ignorant redneck, I thought, 'Wouldn't it be awesome to throw a catfish on the ice at this game?'" In Game 1 , the Penguins had gone 37 minutes - including the entire second period - without a shot.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:35

Captain Sam Warburton has been named in the British and Irish Lions side that will take on the Provincial Barbarians in the first match of their tour to New Zealand on Saturday. "In my career I've always been told to calm down, but when I met up with England, Eddie was telling me to get more angry". Former hooker Gatland, who coached the Lions to a Test series win over Australia in 2013, said his son's appearance was "awesome" and the pair enjoyed some banter ahead of the ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:24

Barca were linked with Mahrez last summer, but a bid never materialised and it is hard to see the Catalan giants making a move this year. I'm proud of what we achieved here especially the Premier League title. On a number of levels this is understandable, but ultimately Vardy and Mahrez made sentimental decisions, trying to extend the romance for a little bit longer.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:26

Plus, Ash and Jadeja were on top of their game anyway, but the way the fast bowlers bowled and the way we fielded - I think we were the best fielding side in the tournament. Captain Morgan's team racked up totals of 339 and 330 to win the first two matches of the series against South Africa before slumping to 20 for six in tough conditions on the way to defeat at Lord's.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:02

The 53-year-old has agreed a two-year deal to replace Luis Enrique at Barca after leaving Athletic Bilbao . Enrique announced in March that this would be his final season at Barca and his last game in charge was Saturday's Copa del Rey final victory over Alaves.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:09

Late last week, Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs seemed open to the idea of swapping divisions with Mizzou to the SEC East. "I'm not trying to spark a legitimate conversation". "It makes more sense for Auburn from the standpoint of the demographics of our students , not our student-athletes", Jacobs told Brandon Marcello of 247Sports.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:20

The ballot was sent this week to more than 12,000 NFF members and current Hall of Famers, whose votes will be tabulated and submitted to the NFF's Honors Courts, which will do the actual selecting of the class. Coaches must have coached a minimum of 10 years and 100 games as a head coach; won at least 60 percent of their games; and be retired from coaching for at least three years.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:31

For the first time in a while, belief that Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil may be at Arsenal next season seems to be on the up. Both players are entering the final year of their contract and have been linked with moves away after the Gunners failed to qualify for the Champions League .

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:49

Nevertheless, Azhar said: "Wahab has recovered well so we have no doubt that he will be fit to play". I can not see it changing. "If we want our players to play cagey or without freedom, yes, we would change things - and probably half of us wouldn't be here.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:10

Doesn't everyone see Kevin Durant standing over there? Three hundred and 32 days ago, we all agreed that adding Kevin Durant - by anyone's measure a top five player in the National Basketball Association - to a team that had just won 73 games and had come within seconds of claiming back-to-back titles meant that the Warriors had locked up the 2016-17 National Basketball Association title.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:03

That's right. Since March 14. "We're trying to take what they took from us previous year". Aside from going 12-0 in the postseason, they've won 27 of their last 28 games. In the meantime, however, trying to slow down Golden State has become significantly more challenging with the addition of Durant. One of the reasons the Warriors have been so dominant in recent years is due to their depth.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:48

John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor's coach, helped McGregor to get the better of both Holloway and Aldo during his run to the UFC featherweight belt. McGregor himself once lost in short order to a journeyman named Joe Duffy on the European regional circuits. ESPN.com: Given his desire to box and a McGregor rematch on his mind, how motivated is Aldo for this upcoming fight against Holloway? With precise striking capability and next-level footwork, Aldo won 18 consecutive fights , ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:07

Sure, Letang was going to say that. Welcome to regression, Pekka Rinne . Rinne kicked a Bryan Rust rebound to the slot where Guentzel scored his 12th of the playoffs and second of the game. Pretty heady stuff for a guy who spent the first half of the season in the AHL. "You can't even put into words what it feels". We're leaving them odd-man rushes.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:50

Nashville became the first team since the National Hockey League began tracking the stat in 1957 to hold a team without a shot for an entire period during the Stanley Cup Final. "That said, we lost the game, they're up 1-nothing, and so we've got to better". We want more. It's our game. Scott Wilson scored the Penguins' third goal 3:13 into the third period, and 15 seconds later, Evgeni Malkin added a fourth, chasing Rinne out of the game.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:04

If the Warriors can accomplish the sweep, they will be looking to pull off a flawless 16-0 playoff record. Warriors coach Steve Kerr has missed almost the entire postseason due to complications from a 2015 back surgery . "Nowadays a lot of people want to see Golden State-Cavs". This is what we live for as basketball players to be playing in these type of games that matter the most.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:43

The Real Madrid forward initially said on Tuesday that he had "fully recovered" from his injuries in time for the final against Juventus . And Ronaldo, who hit hat-tricks against Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals and Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals, believes Madrid will claim their 12th European crown.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:17

Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell slipped back on day three, as a two-over 72 left him seven shots off the pace. It's his seventh finish inside the top 10 this season. "I played one through five in 4 under". "That's what we needed to see". "I let Damon down today". The four-time PGA Tour winner's best finish in that stretch was a tie for 11th at the RBC Heritage.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:44

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving shoots during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. "We are both playing at a high level and when you look back on it at the end of the day you'll look back and say that was two great teams who competed for championships".

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:58

The Predators are trying to earn a split on the road before heading home in their first Stanley Cup final appearance in franchise history. As a result, a Predators team that once again played well enough to win is once again shaking its heads after being down 2-0 in the best-of-seven series that is slipping from its grasp.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:41

Classy Test captain Joe Root has the skill to adapt his game to all formats, while Stokes and Jos Buttler are two of the most exciting players to watch in full flow. I was back in the blues after a long time , so I guess I was very over-excited probably. Tamim made 128 and shared a third-wicket partnership of 166 with Mushfiqur Rahim which laid the platform to give Bangladesh the chance to spring a major shock against the hosts.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:27

They pulled away downwind but only rounding three seconds ahead of Emirates Team New Zealand at the bottom mark. And, in all probability, they need two more wins, thanks to the two point bonus from winning last year's World Series, a victory which could be incredibly important as this week goes on.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:27

We've more for you. "We tried a lot of things, a lot of small details to bring this club forward. We only wanted to play this season to our limits, and now we know where our limit is". "I thought about halfway through the season we had a chance, because we're a good team", he said. Huddersfield have never really challenged in the Sky Bet Championship , usually flirting with mid-to-low table finishes since they earned promotion to the second tier in 2012.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:44

While this was presumably not part of the sobriety test, Woods also had trouble tying his shoes. But boy did Tiger not look or sound good in these clips. The incident report detailed Woods' movements during the Standardized Field Sobriety Tasks, during which police said his eyes were droopy, his pupils were dilated, and he was often swaying and losing his balance.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:47

During the IPL, they began preparations for the Champions Trophy because the conditions in England are different from what they faced here. "We will see how he pulls up tomorrow to see how much he will bowl", he said. "We lagged behind other teams with our safety first and old-fashioned method of batting". Group A comprises of Australia , New Zealand , Bangladesh and England while Group B include India , Pakistan , Sri Lanka and South Africa .

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:04

It's an inkling given strength on day two of the French Open by the defending champion, Novak Djokovic , and Rafael Nadal , who stands on the threshold of more French history. Djokovic defeated Spain's Marcel Granollers 6-3, 6-4, 6-2, while Nadal's search for an unprecedented 10th title at Roland Garros began with a 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 victory over Benoit Paire .

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:13

When she was asked what she wanted the baby to call her , Venus said, "She's going to call me 'favorite aunt.'" Then, Venus joked that she and her sisters, Lyndrea and Isha Price , have debated about baby names. "I did not grow up with any brothers, only sisters and we all say " she " rather than "he". This year's French Open marks the first time more than five year's that Venus has competed in a major without Serena in the draw.