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by | June 12, 2017 | 16:03

Murray finished the period with 19 stops while Rinne had 22 saves. HKN-STANLEY CUP-THE LATEST, real-time updates from game. Colton Sissons had a goal erased by a whistle 67 seconds into the second period . "It's something special, something that these guys and all of us in the organization can cherish for the rest of our lives. Honestly, you make your own luck, especially in a scenario like this".

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:45

The Pittsburgh Penguins became the first team in 19 years to repeat as Stanley Cup champions. Scoring first hasn't always been a determining factor between the Penguins and Predators. Matt Murray stopped 27 shots for Pittsburgh, including four critical saves when Nashville failed to capitalize on 3:28 of power-play time midway through the third period .

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:06

We wouldn't do it", he said. The Lions next face the Crusaders , a Super Rugby franchise unbeaten in 14-straight games so far this season, on June 10 in Christchurch. That may be why Gatland has made a decision to play Farrell as an out-and-out 10, despite the Saracens playmaker starring for England over the last 18 months at inside centre.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:37

Afterward, a defeated Kerber told the press that pressure has been a factor in her downfall. Petra Kvitova written the story of return at the day of Kerber tragedy. "I thought maybe I'd cry when I'd step on the court , but I didn't today". Asked about her upcoming schedule, Kvitova said: "I have no idea". She underwent over three hours of surgery to fix tendons and nerves in her fingers and was told not to put weight on her left hand for three months.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:12

Yes, she was just two days past her 20th birthday. She also denied Halep what would have been her first major championship and the No. 1 ranking. None of that mattered to Ostapenko. "I mean, our year, 1997, is pretty strong because we have a lot of players in top 100 and top 50, as well". Her title ambition will be slightly easier to achieve now that Serena Williams, her idol, is off the Tour, expecting her first child in September.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:21

It comes after the White House denied reports that Mr Trump told Theresa May he does not want to go ahead with his controversial state visit to the United Kingdom if he will be faced by large-scale demonstrations. The news of the move was also confirmed by her communications director Stephanie Grisham. President Trump spent the weekend at his private golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:51

Overwhelmed by Pliskova's power in the second set, Halep regained the momentum in the decider, frustrating her second-seeded opponent with her ability to soak up punishment. Didn't really show. She surged in the tiebreaker, winning four of the last five points and ending it with a swinging backhand volley victor. Timea Bacsinszky has called a trainer on court after apparently hurting a knee while chasing a shot.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:19

Another one can now be added to the list - and it is one for the ages - after the Spaniard crushed Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 to become the first man to win the same grand slam on 10 occasions. And Nadal? Both he and his uncle Toni, who is also his coach, keep pointing to one key factor when it comes to how he'll fare at the All England Club.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:50

The 18-year-old Stroll, on the grid for the first time before his home fans, finished for only the third time in seven races this season and achieved his goal of earning his first points at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve , where he watched the race with family as a child.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:40

But what the Pittsburgh Penguins achieved in back-to-back years is pretty special. Sidney Crosby was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the 2017 National Hockey League playoffs after the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators in six games to win the Stanley Cup Final .

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:10

It had been assumed that United were unwilling to offer him a new contract with so many question marks surrounding his fitness, but now The Sun say it was Ibrahimovic who made the decision. Stan Collymore believes the time is right for Gareth Bale to complete a move to Manchester United this summer. The United manager is hoping to secure the signing of Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata after identifying him as the man to lead his attack next season.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:41

Said Granderson: "He had already made the turn before I got to the ball". "We couldn't get anything going offensively either game", Braves manager Brian Snitker said. 2B Neil Walker was back in the lineup in the nightcap after not starting the last three games because of an injured left knee. Mets: RHP Jacob deGrom (4-3) allowed 15 runs in losing his last two starts, raising his ERA from 3.23 to 4.75.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:15

After missing more than two months, Seth Lugo (1-0) dominated the Braves in his first start of the season as the New York Mets won the game, 2-1, and took three-out-of four down in Atlanta . Over the last four games, the Braves are hitting.121 with runners in scoring position. In the top half of the inning, Lugo hit a two-out double, and later scored on an infield single courtesy of Juan Lagares , who now has a five-game hit streak.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:37

A referee from Singapore has replaced a one from Qatar for the UAE's match against Thailand in Bangkok on Tuesday. Infantino said Federation Internationale de Football Association was in contact with authorities in Qatar and ready to help if it was asked, and he indirectly dismissed calls from some German politicians to strip Qatar of the World Cup.

by | June 12, 2017 | 12:52

Gunners fans will be desperate for a league title challenge next year as they have not won the top flight since the 2003/04 season. "I am grateful to have the support of the board and Stan (Kroenke ) in doing everything we can to win more trophies".

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:19

There was an early Safety Car when contact between Haas' Romain Grosjean and Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz ended up with Sainz and Massa in the barriers. His bold overtaking move on the first lap saw him clip Vettel's front wing and remove a significant piece of endplate, forcing the Ferrari into an early pit-stop that completely compromised his race strategy.

by | June 12, 2017 | 12:56

United are also gearing up for a busy summer as Jose Mourinho looks to build a squad capable of competing for major honours next season and the Red Devils could certainly with with a player like Rodriguez to add more creativity to their attack.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:45

Even in the 6-0 blowout loss in Game 5, a game where no one on the Predators looked particularly good, Josi somehow managed to avoid being on the ice for a single goal - a task that was especially hard considering his defence partner Ryan Ellis was injured at the start of the second period.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:02

The only thing funnier than the dead-in-the-water Cavs winning game Game 4 would be the dead-in-the-water Cavs winning Game 5...and Game 6...and Game 7. "Listen, at the end of the day, we want to just try to put ourself in position to play another game, and we did that tonight and hopefully we can do it Monday night where we can come back here", James said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:47

Coach Kevin Walters has elected to pick a 17-player squad, not naming anyone in position on his teamsheet for Game 2 of the State of Origin series. The last time Queensland made six or seven changes to their 17 was way back in Game II, 2002.

by | June 12, 2017 | 12:06

But I will need a few days to really see that". Another one can now be added to the list - and it is one for the ages - after the Spaniard crushed Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 to become the first man to win the same grand slam on 10 occasions. First, though, Nadal admits he has to negotiate a hard grass court season. "Today I lost the final but three weeks ago I was feeling down, I had doubts about my game".

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:46

World's No 1 team lost their last eight wickets for 51 runs after being comfortably placed at 116 for one at one stage to be bundled out in 44.3 overs. Both India and South Africa have two points from their two Group B matches and the victor at The Oval will advance to the semi-finals while the losers will be eliminated.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:58

Choosing to bat first, Afghanistan were in trouble right from the get-go as captain Jason Holder, Shannon Gabriel and Alzarri Joseph carved through their top and middle order easily. With Roston Chase and Ashley Nurse adding to Afghanistan's woes later on, the tourists were in all sorts of trouble. Hope consumed 77 deliveries and counted three fours and ended just short of a well-deserved second ODI half-century.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:34

In reply, the defending champions chased down the target with 12 overs to spare, reaching 193 for two in 38 overs. A catastrophic series of running mix-ups from the Proteas cost the key wickets of AB De Villiers and David Miller and left their batting effort woefully short at 191 all out.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:43

Candeias said: "I am a fast player, I have technique but I would prefer other people to judge me, I don't really like to say what kind of player I am". 'My wish is to come here and win more titles because that is what every player wants and I want to give the supporters what they deserve, ' he added.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:31

Malkin has a playoff-leading 26 points, including a goal in each of the first two games of the NHL's championship series , and has Pittsburgh closing in on their second consecutive Stanley Cup and third of his career. "Murray played fantastic for us", Penguins defenseman Ian Cole said. Pekka Rinne has given up 36 goals on 510 shots faced. The one spot Nashville entered this series with a theoretical advantage over Pittsburgh is between the pipes.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:46

Scottish Tories had their best result in a General Election for more than three decades on Thursday. She spoke to Prime Minister Theresa May to get "categoric assurance" that LGBT rights will not be affected by a Deal between the DUP and the Conservatives.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:54

I got to talk to y'all again right around July. Game 4 is on Friday in Cleveland . "That's probably the most firepower I've played in my career". - and Brandon Ingram", he continued. "It's my wife, my kids, my grandfather, my mother, so many more people". I can remember quite well the Watergate hearings back in the 70s because I was a high schooler laid low with mono and hung on the couch watching it every single day.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:46

Next up, the Proteas face Pakistan on June 7 while Sri Lanka are up against India on June 8. Amla became the fastest batsman to achieve the milestone of 25 One-day global hundred, taking 151 innings, which surpassed India's Virat Kohli (162 matches).

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:10

That timeline now looks even more ambitious than before, not least because May's electoral debacle has emboldened those within her own party who object to her "hard Brexit " approach of leaving the European single market and customs union.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:59

On Monday night, the Warriors will try again to close out their second championship in three years with the fiery Green on the court to start Game 5 this time. The bottom line for the Cavaliers is that the bench must show some production in order to compete with the Warriors juggernaut of a team. Well, because it is.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:53

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice to beat Juventus 4-1 as Real Madrid became back to back UEFA Champions League winners at Cardiff during the weekend. "Cristiano Ballon d'Or", he sang along with the fans as he was lifted into the air by his team-mates. It is also the first time Real have won both LaLiga and the Champions League in the same season for 59 years.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:15

Goble said he thought he had verbalized to the table that the initial technical was on Kerr, but said after watching the video that he should have done a better job with that. "I hate to complain", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said. Let's make sure you're playing and I get to watch. Earlier this week, he referred to Cavs fans as "rude" after an altercation between his mother and some Q spectators after Game 3 of the NBA Finals .

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:57

His 17-foot birdie putt on No. 15 put him ahead for good as he finished at 10-under 270. "I'm extremely proud", Berger said. "I need to just keep doing the same thing I'm doing, attack the holes that suit my eye and make as many birdies as I can".

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:03

Novak Djokovic will try to get back on track after going through four Grand Slam tournaments without successfully defending any of the titles he won a year prior. Even when he was stretched the response was emphatic, one astonishing forehand, whipped from close to the front row of seats to land in the corner, drawing gasps from the crowd and applause from Wawrinka.