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by | May 15, 2017 | 19:45

The Players might be over but the unofficial "fifth Major" brought all the excitement and drama you'd expect from TPC Sawgrass. However, after fellow pro Brian Gay discovered a discrepancy in the points allocation for players coming back off medical exemptions, the Tour recalculated his points tally and Poulter was handed a lifeline until the end of the season.

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:52

Crystal Palace scored 3 further goals without reply to win 4-0. "We won't do this". I will talk to the board and the chairman first, inside the walls of the club. Taking an early lead was just the tonic for Palace with Hull then needing at least two goals as the home side settled into a counter-attacking game.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:59

After taking a moment to promote the mission of his TB12 Sports Therapy Center, Brady continues his monologue. They touched on many topics, ranging from Brady's admiration of Michael Jordan to his assessment of the best NFL player ever to the Patriots' decision to keep Garoppolo through the 2017 NFL Draft .

by | May 15, 2017 | 21:23

McLaren-Honda boss Zak Brown said he accepted Fernando Alonso's challenge to give him a race winning vehicle for next year, and had no concerns at him leaving the circuit to play tennis after another engine failure. "There is the opportunity this weekend to do a one-two and pull away from the Ferraris", Hamilton said. "My intention or first priority is to race next year here".

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:53

Arsenal had been widely reported to sign a new left-back this summer, but getting Kolasinac on a free transfer means the club can spend more money on other positions - with a striker reported to top the list. Raphael Wiesweg , a journo who covers Schalke , on Saturday tweeted: "The output of @seadk6 is fixed". Today, Arsenal agree a deal to sign Sead Kolasinac ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 21:23

Kelly Olynyk was booed every time he touched the ball after his illegal screen preceded Kelly Oubre Jr.'s charge and shove in Game 3 that got him suspended. "He's a small guy, so at the end of the day, if you got three players around you, how can you make a pass?" asked Wizards forward, Markieff Morris.

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:40

Hansen is braced for a tough Pool B , but knows his defending champions will have to beat the best teams on the planet if they are to win the tournament for a third time in succession. Pool B includes holders New Zealand , their traditional rivals South Africa , Italy , Africa 1 and the victor of a four-team repechage. England will be hoping to do better the time round, after a awful performance in the last World Cup, when they became the first team to host the tournament and exit ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:08

Hamilton and Vettel have been scrapping back and forth this season with cars that seem almost equal. "I'm really happy to be spraying some champagne again", Ricciardo said at the post-race news conference. "The last stint, 25 laps, when they told me they [the tyres] had to do that I didn't think.I thought at the end of the stint he would come back but we managed it." The start was chaotic, with Vettel quickly overtaking Hamilton while Bottas and Raikkonen made contact around the first turn.

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:36

He first went down after stepping on teammate David Lee's foot along the bench after taking a shot. The play that knocked Leonard out of the game with an injured left ankle and helped Golden State's huge rally in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals is one the National Basketball Association started cracking down on four seasons ago in an effort to protect jump shooters.

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:55

It should also be noted that in National Basketball Association playoff series that have been tied 2-2, the victors of Game 5 have gone on to win the series 83 percent of the time . "Game 5, at home, you just try to soak it up and play hard". The Celtics are 6-13 ATS in their last 19 Friday games, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest and 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games overall.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:53

The Spurs will tip off the best-of-seven series on Sunday afternoon in Oakland against a Golden State Warriors juggernaut that is undefeated in the postseason. The Golden State Warriors feature the No. 1 offense in the league, scoring 115.6 points per 100 possessions . What made the blowout victory especially impressive is that they got it done without their best player, in superstar two-way forward Kawhi Leonard .

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:08

Overall, there is an increase of $500,000 in prize money from the previous edition. The runner-up of the tournament will get a cheque of $1.1 million, while the other two semifinalists will be rewarded $450,000 each. "Amul will be the principal sponsors of the New Zealand cricket team for the upcoming Champions Trophy", R.S. Sodhi, managing director of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation announced at a press conference in Kolkata .

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:00

Robertson is about the enter the final 12 months of his contract and has so far refused to sign a new deal as Hull consigned themselves to the Championship following a defeat at Crystal Palace on Sunday. Maguire has emerged as a standout performer in an otherwise disappointing Hull side looking likely to be relegated from the Premier League in their first season back in England's top flight.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:09

For most of the night he appeared to have no worse than the second-best vehicle behind victor Martin Truex Jr . He was riding sideways and sliding up the track before plowing into Logano's No. That's the last thing you want to see, a big hit like that for anyone. Saturday nights race is set to start at 6:52. Once the red flag was finally lifted and cars began rolling off, Clint Bowyer told his team over the radio he was concerned about the heat building up in his own brakes.

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:25

Kane turned in a superb Christian Eriksen free-kick to extend Spurs' advantage after Victor Wanyama's early header, with Wayne Rooney's reply for United proving to be a mere consolation. In the moments after Spurs signed off at the Lane, Pochettino was asked whether his players would be able to overcome the negativity surrounding their temporary move to Wembley while the new ground is completed.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:06

They feel very good at corporate management, but football is not just any industry. When things are going badly, you can accept protests like that. Discussing the decision to get rid of Pioli, Ausilio said: "It was hard to fire Pioli, a good man who always gave 110 per cent for Inter".

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:45

And they have even been banned from posting pictures from the team bus onto the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Shaw did not recover from that setback until this season and had endured a hard first season under Mourinho .

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:37

However, former Liverpool man Lawrenson says that can not be accepted as a valid excuse if the Red Devils do indeed miss out on a top-four finish. "When people say we gamble, we didn't gamble, we didn't choose the Europa League - we had to do it".

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:11

The tournament begins in England on June 1. Meanwhile, after missing the April 25 deadline, the Indian board finally announced the squad ending speculations of pulling out of the tournament. "I was obviously happy to see my name in the India squad for the Champions Trophy but more than that I felt it was a reward for my performances in the shorter formats and in the ongoing IPL", Dhawan said.

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:38

With nine minutes left in the second period, the Penguins only showed five shots on net. Crosby, however, said he simply had the wind knocked out of him and that he had been evaluated, calling it "pretty standard stuff", per Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:55

Tottenham finally above Arsenal on the table: after 22 years, 11 coaches and 50 games, Tottenham is finally the number 1 in the North London Derby after 2 goals from Alli & Kane. And now we have to be focused because we have on Friday a very important game against West Ham. "Our target is to play for titles, so we are disappointed with our season because we aren't playing for a (league) title", Cech said.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:43

The title is gone now and the same will soon apply to White Hart Lane, 1899 to 2017, but it was some way to go and one final happy memory from the stadium that gave us The Game Is About Glory. It does not come with ribbons attached, but it is an achievement nonetheless, and Pochettino is building a team at White Hart Lane that is as impressive as the new stadium now emerging next door to the soon-to-be demolished old stadium.

by | May 15, 2017 | 20:00

Meanwhile, frustrated Spurs boss, Mauricio Pochettino , said: "I'm calm ". At the start of the season, Pochettino claimed the only hurdle Spurs had to overcome to be champions was "in their heads" and over the course of the campaign the manager has repeatedly said that his players are more mature now.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:01

With three games left in the season against Stoke City, Sunderland and Everton, Arsenal only need two wins to hit 72 points, but may need to get at least seven points if they are to finish in the top-four. We knew that coming here is not easy to play, it's a good team, a team that like to play. "It's hard at the moment for me to choose between (Danny) Welbeck and Giroud", said Wenger.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:48

The 12-time grand slam champion faces a much tougher test today against sixth seed Kei Nishikori , who earlier swept aside David Ferrer 6-4, 6-3. World No.59 Coric, who won his first ATP title last month in Morocco, took the second break point to serve out for the match , sending last year's finalist and two-time Madrid victor Murray packing.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:21

The person he is trying to beat is playing a par-5 behind him, and he's got two shots to make up, and he plays to the middle of the green. Kim is the second player from South Korea (the first was K.J. Poulter sure did his part. Now that he has a PGA Tour card, he can focus on a few loftier goals in upcoming months. But on Sunday, the fireworks were missing on what is typically a volatile back nine.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:36

He spoke alongside team director Eric Boullier and Honda F1 boss Yusuke Hasegawa , both looking relieved to not have to again explain why their cars have taken a step back. The Spanish Grand Prix is Alonso's home race, so naturally, he wants to do well here. But that is what Fridays are for. Alonso is enduring a wretched start to the season.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:31

Curry and Durant hit back to back 3s to give the Warriors a 92-84 lead with 3:04 left. And dominating it all was Kevin Durant. Curry finished with 23 points on 6-for-20 shooting. There are no guarantees in sports, and the Golden State Warriors proved that fact just previous year when they blew a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals. The Warriors once again started fast in Game 2 and held off the Jazz from there.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:07

A screen showing the drawn pools is pictured at the Rugby World Cup 2019 pool draw at Kyoto State Guest House in Kyoto . Pool A features Ireland , Scotland and Japan . They said: "It's incredible, it's exciting, we're playing against multiple world cup winners and you want to be playing against those". Wales once again find themselves in direct competition with Australia , a country they have consistently struggled to beat during head coach Warren Gatland's nine-year coaching ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 17:17

It was at White Hart Lane against Tottenham. It could have been 1-1 with the chances we carved out, so the recovery was good from a poor goal from our point of view. "When we made a decision to buy Gabriel, Gabriel had a lot of "girlfriends" (suitors) to go (to), a lot of teams". "It's a huge step", Guardiola said.

by | May 15, 2017 | 17:48

Karlsson was a minus three in game three and he didn't even play in the third period on Thursday night because the coaching staff saw that his foot injury was irritated over the course of the game. Miller and Glass. Burakovsky pumped some energy back in with a psychologically important goal with 29.7 seconds remaining in the first period. "We've got to be better than we were there", Boucher told reporters in Ottawa before the club's departure Sunday.

by | May 15, 2017 | 16:06

By now, you've likely figured out that the person in question is Matt Harvey (well, the headline probably gave it away), who was suspended for three games and made a public apology after his no-show for a Mets game Saturday. "I'm extremely embarrassed", Harvey said of his unexcused absence said in a news conference Tuesday. The New York Mets announced the right-hander will make his return to the mound on Friday against the Milwaukee Brewers.

by | May 15, 2017 | 16:03

Wings, run like insane. Just settle in on like three stops in a row. The pace will come from that. "Settle in, and we'll be all right". Kerr was seen entering Oracle before Sunday's game. "He's obviously been doing his homework in between, his downtime to help us get prepared for the series". The Warriors are so talented that arguable just about anyone could lead them to a title, but going up against Gregg Popovich and then LeBron James , they'd be better served having all their weapons, ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 14:13

Hundreds of empty orange seats ringed the rink while the Nashville Predators largely dominated the first two periods of their 3-2 overtime victory. And this time of year wins are all that matter. "So just take advantage of it. Know what's at stake". "We felt that with the seven-game series and the type of skating team and pressure team that we're presented with Nashville, we're going to need as much mobility as we possibly have on the back end", Carlyle added.

by | May 15, 2017 | 15:23

The away team has been largely uncompetitive in nearly every contest, and the location of Game 6 might be the biggest factor when making a prediction for Friday night. Despite all the blowouts in round two of the postseason, I do not expect the Wizards to rout Boston in Game 6. If they exited the game with a win, they would have the Celtics right where they wanted them, facing elimination.