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by | May 20, 2017 | 11:47

Somehow, after more than half a period of the Penguins playing a defensive game that some could call boring, the Senators break through and make it a one-goal game. "I think everyone knows that we didn't give him a lot of help", Crosby said Thursday. "I put that one behind already and I'll be ready to go". Penguins defenseman Justin Schultz and forwards Bryan Rust, Patric Hornqvist and Tom Kuhnhackl seem to be doubtful to play in Game 4 and have been given the day to day status.

by | May 20, 2017 | 12:23

Juventus made it to their second Champions League final in three years after clinching a comfortable 4-1 aggregate win over Monaco at the Juventus Stadium. Dybala and Juventus have the chance to dethrone Zidane's defending champions Madrid at Millennium Stadium on June 3, but the Argentina global heaped praise on the Turin favourite.

by | May 20, 2017 | 12:42

He wasn't playing a lot so he had to play today. The Saints have also failed to score in their last four home games as they prepare to host 14th-placed Stoke City in the final game of the season on Sunday. "For a long time , people in Holland said it's not possible for a Dutch team to reach a final, because the financial difference between the big clubs in Europe and the Dutch clubs is so big now", Bosz said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 12:02

So, what will he do to prepare his defense to stop the high-flying Warriors? Now, as James, Durant and their teammates wait on the next opponent for the respective conference finals, the world is watching as they move their unblemished, 8-0 teams ever closer to an anticipated Cavs-Warriors rematch that might finally come to fruition at last in a matter of weeks.

by | May 20, 2017 | 12:01

Poulter's career was at crisis point recently after he slipped from a career-high of fifth in the world to 197th following a foot injury and just three weeks ago had seemingly lost his PGA Tour card until fellow professional Brian Gay alerted officials to a discrepancy in the points structure used for players competing on major medical extensions.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:35

The IOC has four vice presidents looking into the prospect of awarding the 2024 and 2028 Games at the same time in September. Paris and Los Angeles were left as the last two cities in the race after Rome, Budapest and Hamburg pulled out amid widespread public opposition to the multibillion-dollar cost of staging the games.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:38

If they do hold on for the Game 7 win, it will be the furthest that any Washington team, Bullets or Wizards will have gone in the NBA Playoffs, aside from their sole Finals appearance against the Warriors in 1978-79. "But at this point anything can happen", Thomas said. They didn't give us a chance when we were down 2-0 to Chicago. Even with the Wizards defense zeroed on him, Thomas acquitted himself well, finishing with 29 points while setting up teammates with 12 assists.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:54

He added nine rebounds and seven assists. And that makes it impossible to beat the Cavaliers , particularly when Kevin Love is having one of the finest games of his playoff career and Tristan Thompson is being a menace on the offensive boards.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:44

Jeter eventually made his way onto the field where he got a close look at the plaque the Yankees have dedicated to Monument Park in his honor. And I'll be eternally grateful to be a part of the Yankees family, ' he continued. Jeter spent two decades with the Yankees and finished his career as the team's all-time leader in hits (3,465), games played (2,747), at-bats (11,195), doubles (544) and stolen bases (358).

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:14

To nearly no one's surprise, the Cavs made light work of the Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Cleveland took a 1-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals on the strength of LeBron, who delivered one of the most complete games of sport I've ever seen.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:15

England global Kane moved to 26 in the top flight for this season - putting him two ahead of Romelu Lukaku in the Golden Boot standings - while Son took his tally to 21 goals in all competitions in the emphatic victory. Ben Chilwell momentarily sparked hopes of a fightback by making it 2-1, but the Foxes ultimately had no answer to this in-form Tottenham side, who recorded their biggest away win in the Premier League .

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:10

Perry also tied Teemu Selanne's franchise record with his eighth winning goal and moved past Selanne for sole possession of second in Ducks' history with his 36th post-season goal. "Whoever's picking us as the underdog, that's fine", Neal said. "We did not a good first period but we battled back and showed a lot of character".

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:57

Davis, 22, makes the first defence of the... This is why a great deal of hype follows Davis. It takes more than just one performance. "Last time you had an undefeated fighter over here was Ricky Hatton and you know what I did to him?" I'm actually staying level headed, staying focused.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:25

The target gives a potential downside of -2.91% from firm's last close price. They expect $0.24 EPS, up 20.00 % or $0.04 from last year's $0.2 per share.RF's profit will be $288.55 million for 14.47 P/E if the $0.24 EPS becomes a reality. Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new stake in shares of Carolina Financial Corp during the fourth quarter valued at $197,000. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 1.12% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:53

Golden State is just the fifth National Basketball Association team to win its first 10 playoff games in a given postseason. In the closeout victory, Irving scored 27 points on 10 of 24 shooting, including two three-pointers and five free throws, to go along with five rebounds, nine assists, four steals and one blocked shot over 40-plus minutes of action.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:08

In doubles, Rohan Bopanna and his Uruguayan partner Pablo Cuevas were knocked out by Canada's Fabrice Martin and Daniel Nestor 6-3, 6-2 in a one-sided first round contest. "I couldn't imagine this when I woke up this morning, I always believed but I wasn't sure how I was going to play, but in the end I played as I had dreamed".

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:32

The five-time Grand Slam victor went down a quick break in the first set before revving up to claim the opener while playing in her third event since last month's end of a 15-month doping ban. But fans cheered and held up signs of encouragement for Sharapova . A tough opening game of the second set saw Sharapova display some tough mental skills as she prevailed in the nervy service game, carrying the momentum over from the first set.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:22

The Ducks took consecutive delay-of-game penalties in the third but killed off a lengthy 5-on-3 disadvantage, punctuated by a magnificent, cross-crease save by Gibson on Roman Josi to preserve the tie. Rinne picked up right where he left off last season when Nashville eliminated Anaheim from the first round in seven games, but Gibson was similarly outstanding.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:59

THE season may be all but over - but Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has said he is still focusing on a win over Leicester City tonight which would ensure his side surpasses the points total which won the East Midlands outfit the title last season.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:13

The Slovenia worldwide has established himself as first-choice at Atletico in recent years and could be interested in a move to Old Trafford. United will demand £60m for De Gea and manager Jose Mourinho has identified Oblak as a potential replacement for the Spain worldwide.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:10

Mourinho and Wenger have traded barbs on several occasions since the former's arrival in the Premier League in 2004, most notably when the then-Chelsea manager called the Frenchman a "voyeur" in 2005. The experienced midfielder fondly recalled home Champions League wins against Barcelona and Roma and clearly believes United will soon be back at European's top table under Mourinho.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:32

He had five bogeys and four birdies, plus saved par from a drop at the edge of a curb after his tee shot at the 316-yard 11th hole rolled to a stop on a neighborhood street, before the quadruple at No. WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Lexi Thompson had six birdies in a seven-hole stretch and finished with a 6-under 65 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Kingsmill Championship.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:40

They sit one point behind fourth-placed Liverpool and three behind City, who are third. Arsene Wenger praised Alexis Sanchez for battling through injury to unleash his inner "devil" and secured a 2-0 victory for Arsenal over Sunderland at the Emirates.

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:27

Four years later, the Philadelphia 76ers are still bad. After the lottery ended, Pierce wrote on twitter: "And look what I leave behind for the Celts on my way out #1 pick". Asked following Wednesday's media availability at the team's training facility if extending Embid is a priority, Sixers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo replied, "It's something we'll talk about at the appropriate time".

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:45

The Eastern Conference final didn't just swing in Game 3 in Ottawa - it lurched, with the Senators blowing out the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1. Hoffman opened the scoring 48 seconds in, and the Senators blew it open against the sluggish Penguins a few minutes later with the fastest three goals in team playoff history.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:20

Mourinho confirmed 19-year-old defenders Tim Fosu-Mensah, back after a shoulder injury, and Axel Tuanzebe would also play on Sunday - a bold, callow line-up borne out of necessity. Manchester United talisman, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is expected to attend the Europa League final between his side and Ajax on Wednesday. "Obviously there is a big difference of quality, strength, experience between them and good players, experienced players like Crystal Palace have".

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:31

The clash of giants was confirmed after the sides eliminated Atletico Madrid and Monaco, respectively, in the last four of the competition. I'm convinced we can, if I wasn't I wouldn't say so'. "We were talking after the game and I asked him how he got out of there". "The atmosphere was one of those magical moments in the Calderon that will live in people's memories forever".

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:20

The Gunners still need Liverpool or Manchester City to drop points before they stand a chance, but Wenger's side have now regained crucial momentum and confidence ahead of their final two games against Sunderland and Everton . "We have a big game again on Sunday and then an FA Cup final - let's sort that out first". There is no doubt that the " Sunderland " in this game will be very hard.

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:39

The Celtics have returned to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time since 2012, when they were vanquished by LeBron James as he began his incredible run for his first National Basketball Association title. Boston trailed 76-72 late in the third quarter before ending the period on a 13-3 spurt. The run grew to 22-5 in the opening minutes of the fourth quarter as the Celtics' lead became 94-81.

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:54

Liverpool have two games left, West Ham away for Liverpool is tough but if they win there then I expect them to limp over the line. The second came in the closing stages as substitute Giroud made certain of the points, heading home Ramsey's nod back across the box after more good work from Sanchez.

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:58

Eric Dier knows Tottenham must quickly put their title disappointment behind them to avoid a repeat of last season's capitulation. Spurs' defeat leaves their title hopes hanging by a thread. We have to wait but are thinking that it will be hard to catch Chelsea . "For me, we must move on and finish in the best way this season, still fighting".

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:20

United have two games left to play this season, the Premier League finale against Crystal Palace on Sunday before the Europa League final on Wednesday, and Mourinho has confirmed that De Gea will not be starting either fixture. The Red Devils are desperate to keep De Gea at the Theatre of Dreams, but know they will have a fight on their hands as long-time admirers Real Madrid , who nearly signed the keeper in 2015, remain heavily interested in the player, who is also said to have a lifelong ...

by | May 20, 2017 | 03:48

A backdoor tap-in from Jakob Silfverberg drew the Ducks even at 2-2 and in tight-shot from Ondrej Kase that hit Rinne twice on its way into the net was the next equalizer at 3-3. The Senators have to keep it clean early to counter the fresh Penguins lines and their inevitable attack. Game 3 is set for Tuesday night in Nashville .

by | May 20, 2017 | 03:21

I think we did more than okay", he commented. I never saw. It's just a lost battle; we have to accept the way it is. "The team wasn't flawless but individually they gave me good things". The closest United came to scoring was when Anthony Martial struck the post in the second half, but Southampton had had a fifth-minute penalty from Manolo Gabbiadini saved by Romero, who repeatedly frustrated the hosts.

by | May 20, 2017 | 03:41

The Terriers boss believes the prospect of extra-time would be "more of an advantage than a disadvantage" for a Huddersfield side that pride themselves on high fitness levels, while Wagner was quick to note the dreaded shoot-out scenario is not so daunting back in his homeland.