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by | May 18, 2017 | 01:05

They just didn't know whether they were saving the injured All-Star forward for Game 7 of their second-round series against the Houston Rockets or Game 1 of a Western Conference finals showdown with the Golden State Warriors. Iguodala immediately joined the Warriors via trade that offseason. "I expect them to come away with one win, and it wouldn't surprise me if they get swept".

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:54

Sharapova returned last month following a 15-month ban for testing positive for the banned heart drug meldonium at last year's Australian Open. So Sharapova will not compete at the French Open after that country's tennis federation announced Tuesday it opted not to allow the two-time champion into the field because of her recently concluded 15-month doping ban.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:08

This group of guys we have, we're not really focused on the outside noise and what they think we're going to do. We got the number one seed, and they didn't give us a chance. The Cavaliers were immune to rust in recent years and already quelled concerns about a stumbling regular-season close by posting first- and second-round sweeps.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:01

On Wednesday they face the first of these crunch clashes, against Celta at Balaídos in the sides' rearranged Matchday 21 fixture. We know that they're a good opponent and it'll be hard, just like it was against Sevilla and will be against Malaga.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:19

After all, this was a series that followed its own internal logic, something we desperately needed while the rest of the National Basketball Association playoff picture was falling into place in the most predictable manner possible. The Wizards got it down to 101-97 with 6:10 to play because of Beal's four-point play, but they couldn't get stops. He scored 11 of 13 points for Boston as the Celtics pushed their lead to 110-100.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:45

When I have 14, 15 players, I can't do it. Meanwhile United's chief financial officer Cliff Baty revealed the club would be around £50m worse off if Mourinho's men fail to secure Champions League football next season. United made eight alterations to their starting line-up from the team that edged into the Europa League final against Celta Vigo on Thursday, with Eric Bailly , Daley Blind and Jesse Lingard the only players to keep their place.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:48

Sharapova was widely expected to be fast-tracked into the year's second grand slam tournament, which she has won twice before, but the French Tennis Federation (FFT) took the unexpected decision to deny her entry on Monday. Sharapova did not hold a news conference after the match and released a statement that did not address the French Open's decision. The head of women's tennis has condemned the reasons behind Maria Sharapova's French Open snub.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:26

Quique Sanchez Flores left Watford last summer and Slavisa Jokanovic departed a year earlier, despite leading Watford into the Premier League. Chelsea finish their league season on Sunday by playing host to Sunderland at Stamford Bridge.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:33

Game tomorrow against a tough Cleveland team. The Heat rounded out the draft lottery with the 14th pick. I'm sure he's going to be an awesome Celtic. "They're a worthy opponent", said a rather gruff James, who didn't have much to say about the Celtics or anything else after the Cavs concluded their final practice during a lengthy layoff.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:25

Arsenal are now two points behind United and six adrift of Manchester City, but still have a game in hand on both. "I see a difference between games", Mourinho told a news conference. Mourinho then justified his decision to prioritise the Europa League over the Premier League . Jose Mourinho says it was "common sense" for Manchester United to focus on the Europa League after their "impossible" injury crisis and schedule.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:12

The Catalan club is said to be heavily interested in the playmaker's services, with reports claiming the Blaugrana want to make two marquee signings in the next transfer window. The post 'Philippe Coutinho Is A Joy To Play With' - Divock Origi appeared first on 360Nobs.com. It was not the way West Ham wanted to end what has been a turbulent first season as tenants of the former Olympic Stadium.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:52

Djokovic has won the last seven meetings between the pair, including three on clay, with Nadal's last victory coming in the 2014 French Open final. Zverev against Cuevas held it together in the third set until dropping his final serve at 4-5, seeing Cuevas off to a fourth consecutive three-set win.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:21

They got a lot from the second plays, they scored from a corner kick, we were less focused, but we knew that with calm and patience we were going to find Isco between the lines. Atletico also lost the final in 1974, to Bayern Munich. It is a shame we have players that we can't clone, the years go by and they can't stay at the same level, but I remain proud of the difficulty that the all-powerful Real Madrid - champions of the world - had in this match.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:42

Celta are rounding off their domestic season with nothing to play for following their deep run in the Europa League where only a missed last-second chance at the Old Trafford stood between them and a historic qualification to the final. Real's Champions League triumphs in 2014 and past year have distracted from rivals Barcelona's creeping domination in the domestic league, with the Catalan side winning five of the last seven titles.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:05

Get through!' This is kind of helping us, helping me out because I have [PR man Raymond Ridder] breathing down my neck. But ahead of the game, the two almost met in Oracle Arena's parking lot, which got Brown into some trouble with the cops.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:51

There are so many guys on this team on one-year deals. On Tuesday, Cousins appeared on "Redskins Nation" and host Larry Michael closed the interview by asking Cousins for an update on his contract situation. "I would love to have him for a long-term deal, but this is the year I'm anxious about". "I can go on and on and we feel really good about having been drafted here and our five years here".

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:10

Nadal with the win will surpass Roger Federer on the ATP Rankings, rising to No. 4, while Thiem moves up to a career-high No. 7. "I will plan to play Rome , but we'll see." said the Japanese. "This drop in level for Djokovic has to do with his fight to be No. 1 and to win as many matches as possible", Nadal said. Given his form, I think he can go close and will back him each way to small stakes.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:29

Third-place Manchester City are also within mathematical reach, but only if they lose at Watford , Arsenal beat Everton and there is a five-goal swing in goal difference. Although one wonders how many of those players on the pitch tonight will be still be there come the start of next season's Championship campaign. Having been relegated a few weeks ago after defeat to Bournemouth, Sunderland had little to play for at the Emirates, but still produced a dogged performance to frustrate ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:04

Although both McCaw and Clark have provided glimpses of impressive potential this season, neither has done so consistently enough to be relied upon - at least not in this year's playoffs. "Like on goal? No", Leonard said afterward. "I'm not a happy camper", Popovich said of Pachulia. Again, Rose makes an excellent point. "This is (baloney).

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:38

Jose Mourinho on Sunday night insisted he wasn't upset about Manchester United's English Premier League failure. "We know that, but we fight for titles". Mourinho added: "I can not go to Man City or Arsenal and put out five kids at the same time altogether". Net debt rose by £17.6 million to £366.3 million, which the club said was due to the strengthening United States dollar.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:31

Sky in Italy reported earlier this week that Inter Milan wanted to appoint Pochettino as their new manager and that the Serie A club could buy the Argentine out of his contract by paying Spurs £4.2m. Pochettino said: "I sent him a text yesterday (Tuesday) after the surgery and we exchanged some texts". Kieran Trippier sustained concussion against Manchester United last weekend and is unavailable, while Kyle Walker has a minor ankle injury and will also miss out.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:19

Some other great coaches have also won the EPL title for their club in their first season. Although some people may not like Chelsea due to their players, coaches, owners, or fans, you have to appreciate a new manager who has never coached in the Premier League before, who overcomes adversity, and changes the Premier League with his tactics and wins the League in his first season.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:13

But his race immediately went awry when a brush with Massa at the first corner sent him through the gravel and down to 11th. Alonso marked a cautiously optimistic tone about the race on Sunday, when his auto will have a much tougher test of its more than questionable reliability.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:53

Taking away the potential for five minutes of that overtime is unlikely to make a big difference in player health and safety, unlike, say, getting rid of Thursday games completely. The NFL used to allow nobody back from injured reserve. This rule would help alleviate the pressure a team has to bring back only one player who they place on the injured reserve list.

by | May 17, 2017 | 22:41

If Rodriguez does join the Red Devils it would signal a real statement of intent from the club as they look to establish themselves as a major force in England and Europe under Jose Mourinho. They have also secured a place in the Champions League final against Juventus on June 3 in Cardiff. United fans, would you welcome the arrival of Rodriguez? Rodriguez has been left out of Madrid's all-important clash with Celta Vigo tonight (8pm).

by | May 17, 2017 | 22:56

Keselowski made his way into the top-five in the second stage, but with less than 40 laps remaining in the stage, a loose wheel forced an unscheduled trip to the pits. Almirola was conscious and speaking with safety crews as he was placed on a backboard and taken via helicopter to a local hospital for further evaluation.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:28

It was claimed Kimmich doesn't see his future at Bayern Munich , doesn't feel the confidence of Carlo Ancelotti, and is looking to say goodbye. Rummenigge, who is reportedly seeking legal action against one publication over their reporting of the story, said : "This story lacks any foundation".

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:06

The undersized Marley (5-foot-8, 200-pounder) was not selected in last month's draft but signed after impressing at rookie minicamp last weekend. He's the grandson of music icon Bob Marley and the son of former University of Miami linebacker Rohan Marley , which won't help him stick with the team in the regular season but does explain how Marley grabbed a bit more notice than your average National Football League long shot.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:30

Photographs published by local media outlets showed substantial damage to the front windscreen of the vehicle and the bicycle. Hayden was stabilized and transported to the nearest hospital under maximum critical conditions. The 35-year-old American, who won the MotoGP championship in 2006, was cycling on a road along the Rimini coastline on Wednesday afternoon when a road vehicle collided with his bicycle.

by | May 17, 2017 | 22:00

Paul Pogba won't be involved at St Mary's as he's still in France for his father's funeral while Mourinho has also revealed that Daley Blind will be rested after playing the full 90 minutes against Celta Vigo and Tottenham. "And even the draw, if it is a draw, I never understood well if it is a draw, or if they put the dates into the computer, I never understood that very well", Mourinho said of United's recent fixture list.

by | May 17, 2017 | 21:54

Lacazette has scored 127 goals in 274 appearances for Lyon . "I have already done a lot for the club, I am keen to see how things are elsewhere, that is true", Lacazette told OLTV . "Why not?" Aulas said. Arsenal are one of the clubs most regularly linked with the France global, but speaking at the beginning of May he stressed that his next club "will have to be in the Champions League".

by | May 17, 2017 | 22:54

However, Wenger does not believe his side need a miracle, and insisted he does not know why a top four finish has become "a big problem" in recent times. We can talk and talk, but at the end let's make 75 points. "With him, I feel he had something still left, but once he's on the pitch and gets the ball, he always becomes a devil and forgets his pain", Wenger said in the press conference after revealing that he only made a decision to play the Chilean at 4pm on Tuesday (16 May).

by | May 17, 2017 | 22:29

City climb to third in the Premier League, two points above Liverpool and three points clear of Arsenal , with only the teams finishing third and fourth assured to join Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League. "Now, every day I do this and it is okay but sometimes with all the games we play every three days, it is hard and I need to have a rest to recover well for my Achilles".

by | May 17, 2017 | 22:13

Even Predators forward Filip Forsberg, who has never been confused with, say, Claude Lemieux , snuck in a stick to the groin of the Ducks' Jacob Silfverberg just before the second period ended. Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle said after the game he believes the Predators' shot total was inflated in their 2-1 win. It's pretty sweet they all had personalized jerseys.

by | May 17, 2017 | 21:29

Brandon Drury hit a three-run homer during the burst. 'Definitely relieving when he can get up on his own and walk off. Pirates starter Tyler Glasnow (1-3) lasted just 2 2/3 innings, giving up seven runs on seven hits with a pair of walks and three strikeouts.