by | May 19, 2017 | 22:56

The Italian - whose charisma and passion have endeared him even to those who despise Chelsea - was always expected to improve the club's Premier league standing. There is also another factor that is quite astonishing about Arsenal changing to a 3-4-3. "It's awesome to celebrate something with the fans, especially when the game was so hard".

by | May 19, 2017 | 23:08

Tottenham have a problem at right wing-back this evening with both Kyle Walker and Kieran Trippier ruled out through an ankle injury and concussion respectively. Leicester City have managed to mount a very appreciable comeback in the Premier League to find themselves 11th on the Premier League table. Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur in action during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on May 14, 2017 in London , ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 21:20

The United manager added though that even though De Gea won't play, he feels he is one of the top keepers " in the world " and for that reason alone " we want to keep the top in the world ." . He has already said he will give 20-year-old Joel Castro his first start for the club in goal as he saves both his goalkeepers for Wednesday's Europa League Final.

by | May 19, 2017 | 23:08

The 36-year-old has hardly played for Chelsea this season after losing his place, but he started in the league for the first time since September in Monday's 4-3 win over Watford. I think John has all of these characteristics. Then I always said for me, for the players it's very important to finish this season, to be focused, to be concentrated on our target.

by | May 19, 2017 | 22:33

In exchange, Boston received Gerald Wallace, Kris Humphries, MarShon Brooks, Kris Joseph, Keith Bogans and three first round draft picks (2014, 2016 and 2018). "You trade this pick, because he can not help the Celtics get over the top", Pierce said . You can build with him. "So, these picks are really valuable in today's National Basketball Association".

by | May 19, 2017 | 22:59

The pivotal moment for Thiem seemed to come in the second set when, having broken Nadal again and taken a 4-3 lead, the legendary player quickly forced two break-back points. Nadal wasted little time in testing Thiem's nerve in the second set, a deft drop shot and a powerful forehand down the line taking it to deuce in the right-hander's opening service game, though he did ultimately hold.

by | May 19, 2017 | 21:58

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have reached an agreement with veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick , the team announced Friday. They entered offseason workouts with Ryan Griffin , Sean Renfree and undrafted rookie Sefo Liufau as their backups.

by | May 19, 2017 | 21:51

Mazzarri was criticised for using a translator throughout his stay at Watford , but he replied: "The English language proved to be very hard". "Despite these misfortunes, we were able to reach the 40 points with six games remaining, which is the record for this club".

by | May 19, 2017 | 20:44

The only team ahead of the Spurs was the Golden State Warriors, who clinched the West with a record of 67-15. The Warriors and Spurs met three times in the regular season, with the Warriors losing the first two . Or at least not enough to make them believe the Spurs have much of a chance vs the Warriors. OddsShark has a line average for Warriors and Spurs Game 1 at -10 for Golden State.

by | May 19, 2017 | 21:00

He also found time for seven rebounds, a game-high seven assists and three steals in 31 minutes. But because Pachulia doesn't rise up much, the rare exertion apparently hurt the big man. San Antonio Spurs great Tim Duncan was back at the team's practice facility Thursday a day after the Spurs arrived from the Bay Area. At the end of the first quarter they were up by 17 points and by half-time held a commanding 72-44 lead.

by | May 19, 2017 | 20:03

Or after their 23 assists in the first half were the most in a playoff half since the Rockets reached the same number against the Timberwolves on April 29, 1997. The Spurs, who were up by 25 when Leonard was hurt in the third quarter of Game 1 , have been outscored by 61 points since the injury. Two trips later - after swarming Warriors defense forced the Spurs into an errant Danny Green 59-foot heave at the end of the shot clock - Draymond Green nailed an open 3 from the top of the key ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:54

The game was initially part of a weekend double header, but Huddersfield Town will be in the Championship play offs at Wembley that day. If Huddersfield beat Reading they will be in the top flight for the first time since the early 70s.

by | May 19, 2017 | 20:21

Ajax will go into the final 10 days on from their previous fixture, the 3-1 win at Willem II that wrapped up their league campaign. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes that his side can bridge the gap on champions Chelsea next season with the aid of a "successful" summer transfer window.

by | May 19, 2017 | 20:47

He was later transferred to Bufalini Hospital. Another channel said hat he has been placed under the medically induced coma. The "Kentucky Kid" won the MotoGP World Championship in 2006 and was competing in the World Superbike championship this year.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:46

Lookin At Lee (second), Classic Empire (fourth) and Hence (11th) ran in the May 6 Kentucky Derby , the first leg of the Triple Crown. If Always Dreaming wins the Preakness, he'll go to the Belmont Stakes on June 10 with an opportunity to become thoroughbred racing's 13 Triple Crown victor.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:23

Along with honoring Jeter with a lengthy tribute video, the Yankees dedicated his number and his career accomplishments on a plaque at the Monument Park. So I was happy with mine, ” Jeter said . "I got to choose", Jeter said. That was the day Derek Jeter wanted and appropriate to also honor the Mom and Dad that were instrumental for all of this representation of a class act on and off the field, and with no controversy.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:33

The Celtics are great all-around, but if their fifth-best defense can't negate the Cavs' #1 rated offense, then they might as well improve on their offense. "So, definitely, that mentality from Minnesota is what we all love". He took every player who tried to guard him to the basket easily, and seemed to target Thomas on both ends of the floor when he had the opportunity.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:05

The selectors overlooked the performance in the IPL hence opener Gautam Gambhir and spinner Harbhajan Singh were ignored. "We considered Rishabh Pant , Kuldeep Yadav , Suresh Raina, Dinesh Karthik and Shardul Thakur ". However if India select an eighth batsman the choice will be between senior pro Ajinkya Rahane and rookie Rishabh Pant (purely as a batsman). This allowed Shikhar to secure his position in the squad with Rahane coming as a back-up opener.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:47

Therefore, the onus of holding the innings together will fall on the shoulders of MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh in case the top order doesn't fire. Karnataka batsman Manish Pandey pipped young spinner and KKR teammate Kuldeep Yadav as the 15th member of the touring party.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:44

Shami, whose last one-day worldwide was the 2015 World Cup semi-final, replaced leg-spinner Amit Mishra while Sharma came in for opener Lokesh Rahul, who is recuperating from shoulder surgery. Inzamam admitted that Pakistan didn't have a good record against India in the major events, but added he was sure his players could perform well this time around.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:17

Real Madrid need just a draw from their last game of the season in order to be crowned Champions of the La Liga following their 4-1 win away against Celta Vigo . "Misses aren't normal for me, but I'm human and I can miss sometimes". Celta, with nothing left to play for, improved after conceding the first goal and started to threaten, with Aspas creating a series of chances.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:44

Look at Brady goofing with that camera and making people laugh! Aston Martin rep Laura Schwab added that "Tom and Aston Martin are similarly aligned in their path to excellence". The five-time Super Bowl victor, who turns 40 in August, recently told ESPN that he hopes to at least play another five seasons. Brady will be driving and pitching the DB11, a vehicle that starts at $211,995.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:14

Being the Golden State Warriors interim coach doesn't get you any preferential treatment in the Bay Area as Mike Brown found out just before the start of Game 2 on Tuesday. Brown was driving in front of the Spurs team bus at a freeway exit en route to Golden State's Oracle Arena with his son Cam and a couple of friends in his Range Rover.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:09

LT: We read your interview for IndyStar where you admit Fernando Alonso's joining to the competition is one of the most outstanding news in the motorsport field in years. I believe that on other weekends we have had trouble-free Fridays and Saturdays only to not finish the race on Sunday. While his first impressions of IndyCar racing are positive, the Spaniard is wary of the experiences that are still ahead of him when it comes to thinking about a more permanent move to race Stateside.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:56

A deal has been struck with the Lawn Tennis Association to play in the event for the next two years, although she will not receive an appearance fee. Sharapova returned from her doping ban on April 26 but relied on wildcards to get into tournaments because her world ranking points expired while she was banned.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:13

Zidane has also frequently rested and rotated Ronaldo this summer and it's paid dividends as he has ended the season in prolific goalscoring form - he has 13 goals in his last eight games. But Ronaldo somehow managed to put too much power into his strike, scuffing it inches wide of the far post, with supporters in the ground barely believing what their eyes had just seen.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:18

The Preakness Stakes is our celebration of horse racing, and you're all invited. The two best horses in the Preakness will be eyeball to eyeball coming out of the starting gate. "It was very tough, especially when you get so close to them", Bush said. Where Always Dreaming , not only is he blessed with the God-given ability, he creates his own luck, and there's something to be said for that.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:01

West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian is now under contract at the club until 2019, but Alvaro Arbeloa will be on his way out in the summer after just one season in London. "He's going to be out for 10 weeks but he'll be ready for the start of the new season", Bilic told reporters on Friday. "But we have our targets and we are going to try to do them".

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:19

Hernandez killed himself in prison last month while serving a life sentence. MA judge E. Susan Garsh vacated the former National Football League star's murder conviction in the case of Lloyd Tuesday morning. However, the Patriots settled a grievance filed by Hernandez in 2014, according to NFL Players Association records. The New England Patriots dropped the promising tight end from its roster after his arrest.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:55

One secret to Cleveland's success has been to take advantage of the rest during breaks between rounds but practice as if every game is a must-win situation. Some have said that the Cavs chose the easier route in the playoffs trying to avoid certain matchups. The loss of Lowry was a huge blow to Toronto .

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:39

He continued his dynamic playoff run with 38 points, nine rebounds and seven assists in a wire-to-wire victory. Celtics coach Brad Stevens on winning the lottery: "It's a great opportunity for us.". The Celtics needed a burst of the bench after the first seven minutes, but they got nothing. "They were more physical", said Thomas, who added 10 assists.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:55

United next face Crystal Palace in their final English Premiership clash on Sunday with Mourinho vowing to rest first team regulars and play the youngsters. Mourinho also said centre-back Eric Bailly, who is suspended for the final, would feature, as well as Paul Pogba, who has been granted compassionate leave following the death of his father last Friday.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:24

The Giants had their rotation set up with their current ace on the mound as Johnny Cueto was on the hill in search of his fifth win. He struck out five and walked none for his seventh win of the season, and third straight. Grandal said "it caught me by surprise" and insists that wasn't the case at all in the Dodgers' 6-1 victory behind Clayton Kershaw on Wednesday, but rather just him trying to get ready to move "because I'm slow".

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:16

Thiem also fell victim to Nadal's supreme form in the final in Barcelona two weeks ago, but there was little for the 23-year-old to be dispirited about as he pushed Nadal all the way in his first Masters series final. "I did well in Monte Carlo and Barcelona, and also here". The win has many implications for Nadal , who is now a tour-best 34-5 on the year. They are very important tournaments for me.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:11

Holmes and Kyle Stanley finished a combined 13-over par on the day. Finishing second rarely sits well with Ian Poulter but on Sunday the Englishman was in good spirits after his joint runner-up performance at The Players Championship. "Because of that experience", Kim said through his interpreter, "I could be relieved and I could be very stable". Defending champion Jason Day made a quadruple-bogey 9 at the par-5 16th hole, hit his tee shot at No.