by | May 14, 2017 | 23:17

Mark Hughes is unbeaten in his last eight home Premier League meetings with Arsene Wenger (W5, D3), with that run spread across five different clubs: Blackburn, Manchester City, Fulham, QPR and Stoke. "At the moment, we have consistency", Wenger said. A trip to the Europa League and its hellacious scheduling would appear to be nearly a worse scenario than missing all European competition for a club not in desperate need of the financial lift.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:31

There had been suggestions Mourinho would restore David de Gea for the showpiece in Stockholm in what is a huge game for United, with a third trophy of the season and a place in the Champions League group stages at stake. "We are speaking about Argentina's national goalkeeper and Spain's national goalkeeper". The final whistle was blown moments later and Celta's players slumped to the ground, some of them holding their heads in their hands and others in tears.

by | May 14, 2017 | 23:13

Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh, Adam Scott, Jon Rahm , and Jason Day are some of the bigger names also within range. Compounding the frustration, Spieth blasted out to 45 feet and three-putted for double bogey. Masters champion Sergio Garcia recovered from a slow start and found his old form to storm into contention at The Players Championship where a victory could enhance his special 2017 season.

by | May 14, 2017 | 23:37

The Austrian had his chance too to get right back in the match with four break back points, but couldn't take advantage as Nadal finally secured victory with his fourth match point. "Then in the second I got the typical nerves from playing Djokovic", Nadal told Television Espanola. Nadal, a four-time victor in the Spanish capital, will prove a much sterner examination following his stunning straight-sets success over holder Novak Djokovic .

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:50

Entering Turn 1 on the opening lap, Raikkonen was trying to go around the outside of Valtteri Bottas, with Verstappen also on the outside of the Ferrari, leaving Raikkonen with little room in the middle. The family later told Sky Sports F1 they are lifelong Ferrari fans - and even have a cat called Schumie - and had been sought out after being caught by the live feed.

by | May 14, 2017 | 23:18

CLEVELAND - LeBron James scorched Toronto for 39 points and became the NBA's second all-time leading scorer in the postseason as Cleveland rolled in Game 2 . They host Game 3 on Friday. He played with a much-needed sense of urgency on Friday, making quick decisions that kept the Spurs clicking on both ends of the court.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:21

The series and game will come down to resiliency; which team will put their past behind them and focus on one game. The action opens with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals battling to determine who will face the Ottawa Senators in the East.

by | May 14, 2017 | 23:15

Wall sank a game-winning 3-pointer with 3.5 seconds remaining as the Washington Wizards forced a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference semifinals series against the Boston Celtics with a 92-91 victory Friday. "That was a heck of a game between two teams playing very well", Celtics coach Brad Stevens said. First they kept the Washington Wizards' hopes of forcing a decisive Game 7 alive well into the fourth quarter Friday night against the Boston Celtics .

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:31

Ryan Ellis scored at 5:09 of the third to break up a scoreless game. Blues coach Mike Yeo says he wasn't "overreacting" by making two lineup changes at forward for Game 4 against Nashville Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena. The Predators got the first goal of the game after a scuffle along the boards in front of the Nashville bench put Edmundson and forward Ryan Reaves in the box for roughing along with Predators forward Cody McLeod.

by | May 14, 2017 | 23:53

Tottenham shifted the balance of power in north London's football rivalry by securing its first Premier League finish above Arsenal in 22 years with a 2-0 victory over its neighbour on Sunday. Tottenham Vs Arsenal is now the top-scoring fixture in Premier League history with 141 goals. We could end up on 89 and still not win the league! We knew because we were watching but they were very focused.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:10

Dellin Betances will be the closer in Chapman's absence. "I saw that too", Girardi said of Chapman shaking his arm. Last Sunday, he gave up three runs and walked two in a blown save against the Chicago Cubs, and he followed that up by allowing three hits and a run in two-thirds of an inning Friday against Houston.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:42

Before that, there was a 14-year gap for a hole-in-one on No. 17 dating to Miguel Angel Jimenez in 2002. Even with the time off from the game since his win at The Masters, Garcia showed he can still produce under-par rounds here at The Players Championship.

by | May 14, 2017 | 21:59

Sanders applauded Trump for praising Australia's health care system while also using the president's own words to argue against his Republican-backed health care bill. "It was great for Lucy and I to meet with the president and Mrs Trump", Mr Turnbull told reporters at the Morgan Stanley offices near Times Square.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:32

In 17 starts last season, he was 4-10 with a 4.86 ERA. "I think they're all behind us". The suspension removed Harvey from the 25-man roster. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson would not give details about Harvey's infraction, saying that he was sent home and that his suspension started Saturday.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:29

Jurgen Klopp's side are still not assured of a place in the top four but can make certain of their participation in next season's Champions League if they win their final two games of the season. "Now we have one more game and we will stay focused, 100 per cent". We knew what we had to do. And Upson, who captained West Ham during a four-year spell at Upton Park, believes Slaven Bilic's men should be pushing for a European spot again next season.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:38

Isaiah Thomas missed a three-point attempt at the buzzer and Washington Wizards survive another game to force a decisive Game 7. The Celtics shot 31% from three in this game, which is not something that I would expect in a game at the TD Garden.

by | May 14, 2017 | 23:00

Pletcher had saddled 2010 victor Super Saver and a year later Velazquez piloted Animal Kingdom to victory. Velazquez also rode Animal Kingdom to a win in the 2011 Derby. "When we hit the quarter pole (400m), I asked him and he responded. He did it himself from there". The pair were still going strong at the line, winning by two and three-quarter lengths from longshot Lookin At Lee, who closed from mid-pack, with another outsider Battle Of Midway taking third ahead of well-fancied Classic ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 21:59

The $206.5million man for Arizona entered the seventh inning with 11 strikeouts and one walk on 90 pitches but allowed a solo homer to Gregory Polanco, who nearly went deep on the second pitch of the at-bat before crushing a slider an estimated 382 feet to right field on Greinke's 95th pitch of the night.

by | May 14, 2017 | 21:13

Kyle Lowry will opt out of the final year of his contract with Toronto to test free agency. During James' final season in Miami, the Brooklyn Nets accumulated the league's highest ever payroll. It's going to be one of those long summers for us". That series was disappointing for us. "We have another level and we believe we can get there". If we do get a Cavs-Warriors rematch in the NBA Finals , expect Bayless to be a very angry man.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:23

That's our job. I thought we did really well. But it's looking pretty good right now! Coutinho's brilliant pass teed up Daniel Sturridge to open in the first half, Coutinho doubled the lead early in the second half, and just past the hour mark he scored his second of the game to kill off the contest.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:14

Let me remind you that the defeat of 2: 1 on Wednesday from Atletico in the second leg of the Champions League semi-final, allowed Real Madrid to reach the final in the sum of two meetings - 2: 4, the most prestigious European club tournament.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:08

An energized Djokovic broke serve in the final game of both sets bursting by Lopez, 6-4, 7-5, into the Mutua Madrid Open quarterfinals for the seventh time . His run to the Monte Carlo semi-final looked to set the scene for his clay court season, although he was bounced out of Barcelona a little early. (AP Photo/Paul White).

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:33

Now they've got their fingers crossed that their medical people are right and that Jones is the same guy he was terrorizing quarterbacks for Washington. Dave Fipp will love that. The Eagles has a choice of defensive tackle Johnathan Allen (6-2½, 286), game breaking tight end O.J. Howard (6-5½, 251), who ran 4.51 in the 40-yard dash, safety Malik Hooker, cornerback Marlon Humphrey and running back Dalvin Cook , among others.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:04

Ferrari immediately pitted Vettel for mediums on the next lap, but Hamilton was alongside as he rejoined. "This was the rawest fight I have felt in a long time". The two title rivals jousted after Vettel came out of his second pit stop just inches ahead of the hard-charging Hamilton. After racing each other by proxy for the first four grands prix, Hamilton and Vettel finally went wheel-to-wheel for the lead in Spain and the resulting race did not disappoint.

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:10

The Los Blancos 3-0 first leg win had been seriously cut by early goals from Saul and Antoine Griezmann. When the second leg of the Champions League semifinals between Madrid rivals Real and Atletico began, it looked like the hosts were determined to turn the tables on their side to finally get rid of the curse of getting beaten by Real in the European competition.

by | May 14, 2017 | 21:45

Earlier in the day, reports in France had even suggested that Wenger has already agreed a one-year deal to remain in charge at the Emirates, but the 67-year-old refused to confirm or deny the claim. "Gunners" cannot win "Britannia Stadium" for six consecutive years. Arsenal looked to pick up where they left off in the second half and they did just that as they were first to score in the second half as well.

by | May 14, 2017 | 20:54

Carlo Ancelotti said Antonio Conte "imposed his idea of football and had the courage to change" Chelsea for their Premier League title. When you put a lot of enthusiasm and passion and hours into your work, a lot of time not sleeping for your work, it's right to celebrate and enjoy a moment like this.

by | May 14, 2017 | 20:52

The Senators fired 15 shots in the opening period after finishing with just 23 total in Game 4. The Rangers pulled out to the early 2-0 lead and had the place in stunned silence. "Now we're going back in front of our fans and I know they're going to be ready and they're going to give us some energy". Then, at 15:54, Lindberg floated a shot from the left wing that somehow eluded Anderson after a strong forecheck by Glass and J.T.

by | May 14, 2017 | 21:32

Vettel may still lead the drivers' standings after two wins and two second places in the opening four races, but it's Mercedes on top by a point in the constructors' championship. Bottas doesn't go in for wild celebration, but he radiated calm satisfaction with a job well done. "This odd opportunity came over the winter to join this team and I have to thank the team for making this possible", he added after meeting Russian president Vladimir Putin before spraying champagne on the podium.

by | May 14, 2017 | 20:55

Georgino Wijnaldum rattled the bar with a thundering volley as Liverpool continued to press, and it can as no surprise when Coutinho fired low beyond Adrian to double the visitor's advantage shortly before the hour mark. "But one of them will not make it". West Ham might cause trouble by defending as well as they did against Spurs but the lack of their regular midfielders could hand the benefit slightly to Liverpool .

by | May 14, 2017 | 22:11

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) lies on the ice after taking a hit from Washington Capitals' Matt Niskanen during the first period of Game 3 in an NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal hockey game against the Washington Capitals in Pittsburgh , Monday, May 1, 2017.

by | May 14, 2017 | 20:34

The last time Oscar played for Chelsea was in November in a game against Tottenham and since then he's moved to the Chinese Super League for a ridiculous amount of money. "They will give us a very hard game there and we have to stay focused like we were at Everton and against Middlesbrough". Cesc Fabregas loves an assist, but he suffered quite a scare after Monday Night Football presenter David Jones claimed he'd had one taken off him against Middlesbrough.

by | May 14, 2017 | 20:43

The ex- FC Barcelona man also created the opener for Diego Costa, only for Cesar Azpilicueta to get the final touch before the Spain global striker broke the deadlock. "It is big and this is our answer to Tottenham because they won nine games and lost only one in their last 10 games". "It would be incredible to do it Friday - the quicker the better "Today is a big step forward".

by | May 14, 2017 | 21:21

No, not boxer Tony Bellew fighting at his beloved Toffees' home - but Everton star striker Romelu Lukaku coming up against Chelsea's Diego Costa. He has a chance to greatly damage his former team's title hopes with a big showing on Sunday.

by | May 14, 2017 | 21:04

ET on ABC. Lowry has averaged 20 points and eight assists per game in the series. Korver, whose four three-pointers were twice that of the entire Raptors lineup, played 10 minutes-plus in the decisive final quarter. Two nights earlier, James shot a three-pointer over Toronto shot-blocker Ibaka, but not before pausing to spin the ball twice in his hands, as if he was lining up to shoot a free throw.