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by | May 10, 2018 | 00:27

The point guard has never been to the conference finals in his 13-year National Basketball Association career but he finally looks set to end that. This was not that. "The biggest thing is we defended", Mitchell said. "Our defense was superb". "We contested every shot". If you're heading out to the game, here's what you need to know.

by | May 10, 2018 | 00:00

Finally, Isco is back in training and is likely to feature while Gareth Bale could be given the nod up front. Champions Barca have 87 points while Real are third in the Liga standings with 72 after 35 games. "We wanted to win it, Sergi's sending off damaged us, especially against a team like Real Madrid . A draw's not a bad result, mind, considering how the game went".

by | May 09, 2018 | 23:20

Wilshere's current £110,000 a week deal expires next month and Arsenal had offered the England midfielder a new deal worth £90,000 a week plus add-ons and bonuses. Had he made a decision to depart this summer he would not have been short of suitors as Wolves, Juventus and Everton were all thought to be interested in signing the pass master.

by | May 09, 2018 | 22:35

The Houston Rockets are on game away from an appearance in the Western Conference final. With such a momentous moment for Paul, the internet had some reacting to do. After Derrick Favors pushed the lead to 80-75, Houston responded with a three-pointer by Paul followed by one from P.J. Tucker. And of the five players in Golden State's fearsome "Death" lineup, Durant is the most likely of the bunch to go on a personal scoring tear to pile up numbers.

by | May 09, 2018 | 23:14

Mourinho's men will seal second place behind Manchester City if they beat the Hammers on Thursday. The former England global is retiring from playing at the end of the season. The 24-year-old has scored 26 goals and been the focal point of their attack. "No. We will try [for the FA Cup final]", Mourinho replied when asked if Lukaku will feature in his team's remaining two league fixtures.

by | May 09, 2018 | 23:00

The Reds are searching for a new goalkeeper with Loris Karius and Simon Mignolet failing to convince. The 25-year-old is already regarded as one of the finest goalkeepers in European football and could be set to boost his price if he starts ahead of Manchester City star Ederson at the World Cup.

by | May 09, 2018 | 23:49

The Mets posted their lineup online earlier today with Cabrera listed as their third hitter, but it appears that the lineup they distributed to the Reds and the umpires had him listed as the team's second batter. Jay Bruce , the next batter after the lineup mistake, is ruled out. Gonzalez led off with a single and then the game went on from there. The Mets had some fun with it on their Twitter page.

by | May 09, 2018 | 22:42

Edmund, who reached the final of this year's Australian Open, had never previously won a set against the 10th seed, who is still working his way back to top form after a long battle with injuries, but needed one hour and 42 minutes to defeat the Serb.

by | May 09, 2018 | 21:47

Things escalated quickly between the pair of Hall of Famers, as they got into what the Raptors need to do this offseason. The vicious row between the two former players was sparked off by Barkley saying that Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey should apologize to All-Star guard DeMar DeRozen for benching him in Game 3 versus the Cavaliers.

by | May 09, 2018 | 22:31

Fizdale will be the third full-time head coach Porzingis has played for in his four-year career. Why put a ceiling on it? All I'm talking about is these guys right now. "I would like to congratulate and welcome David to the Knicks organization", said Jim Dolan, Executive Chairman and CEO, The Madison Square Garden Company.

by | May 09, 2018 | 22:03

However, during a promotional event for Chennai Super Kings with sponsors Gulf Oil on Tuesday, he revealed the name of his first crush. The attention of CSK and MS Dhoni's fans present at the venue immediately spiked as the former captain cool chose to make the name public, although, after a little game.

by | May 09, 2018 | 21:32

One of the participants was former Baltimore Ravens running back Terrence West . Jones was with the Indianapolis Colts last season, but he did not get any playing time whatsoever behind Frank Gore and Marlon Mack. As a rookie in 2015, Jones scored a 78-yard touchdown on a screen pass against the Saints . Jay Ajayi, who leads the way but has a history of injuries, is flanked by former undrafted free agent Corey Clement and recently re-signed veteran Darren Sproles .

by | May 09, 2018 | 21:10

Now, observations have expanded to cover a huge swath of the Milky Way visible from the site. Updates to the Parkes telescope are key to the search's expansion, specifically the digital instrumentation that's able to record massive data from the new multi-beam receiver.

by | May 09, 2018 | 21:09

He'll make his second start of the season next Wednesday vs. Atlanta. The Dominican Republic native gave up five hits and walked three, contributing to a Glenn Sparkman-esque 32.40 ERA and 4.8 WHIP. The 30-year old catcher is now hitting a solid.310 with four home runs and 15 RBI's on the season. The Rays are now averaging 4.53 runs, ranking them 14th in the Major Leagues.

by | May 09, 2018 | 20:19

Roberto Osuna . 'We are aware of the incident involving Roberto and fully support the decision by the Commissioner's Office to place him on administrative leave, ' the team said. The commissioner has the discretion to place any player accused of domestic violence on paid leave while the allegations are investigated. The Blue Jays recalled Righthander Jake Petricka out of Class a Buffalo to shoot Osuna's spot on the roster.

by | May 09, 2018 | 19:27

The young striker only joined Milan last summer, but has found it tough to adjust and looks set to end his stay at the club this summer. Wolves are back in the Premier League . A former reserve goalkeeper under Jose Mourinho at Porto , Nuno also refused to talk about where he expects the team to finish. Ashley Swain, director of clubs at Adidas UK, added: "After an incredible season and a well-deserved return to the top flight we're delighted to confirm a long-term partnership with ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 18:42

Manchester United will aim to get back to winning ways when they take on West Ham at the London Stadium on Thursday (7.45pm), having suffered a shock defeat to Brighton last time out. The club do have plenty of alternatives to fill in for Lukaku. United lost the game 1-0 and Mourinho was asked about the unavailability of the Chilean forward to which he replied, that Sanchez sustained a slight problem in training.

by | May 09, 2018 | 19:29

The news has been declared by the organisers themselves, casting doubts over her participation in the French Open beginning later in this month. Serena is a three-time French Open champion, having won the event in 2002, 2013 and 2015. Williams hasn't played a clay-court match since 2016 when she was beaten in the French Open final by Garbine Muguruza. She lost to her sister, Venus Williams, in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open before getting ousted in the first round of the Miami Open ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 19:33

Ingram hasn't been participating in New Orleans' voluntary workouts as he reportedly seeks a new contract. Insiders say it will be unlikely that Ingram will show up to any Saints activities until he is required to. An arbitrator's decision is due no later than May 16. He led the team with 230 carries for 1,124 yards and 12 touchdowns last season while adding 58 catches for 416 yards.

by | May 09, 2018 | 18:20

Trust me, I'm fully aware of how special this is for me". Woods has become champion golfer of the year on three occasions, having lifted the iconic Claret Jug twice at St Andrews (2000, 2005) and once at Royal Liverpool (2006). After a number of years battling injury and recovering from back surgery, Woods has returned to golf this season and impressed with a tied-second at the Valspar Championship, tied-fifth at the Arnold Palmer International and tied-32nd at the Masters .

by | May 09, 2018 | 18:04

Thankfully, the perpetrator, who is allegedly a Georgia student, has been caught and Smith's possessions have been recovered. In addition to the iPad, the list of items reported stolen includes Smith's Rose Bowl and National Championship jerseys, his 2017 University of Georgia football helmet, and UGA "Athlete of the Year" trophy.

by | May 09, 2018 | 18:53

Pelicans: Rajon Rondo dealt with a sore groin that limited his time in the second half. "We just got to make him shoot those shots over the top and try to take everybody else out of the game". During Tuesday's morning shootaround, though, Kerr reported Curry telling him that he "has no pain in his knee". "He was unbelievable", Harden said afterward.

by | May 09, 2018 | 16:21

A native of Montreal, Quebec, Torrey was the general manager for the New York Islanders from 1972 to 1992. After Torrey moved from the Islanders, he became the president of the expansion Florida Panthers in 1993 and by their third season they advanced to the Stanley Cup Final .

by | May 09, 2018 | 14:36

Pogba only moved to the league in January having spent the majority of his career with St. Etienne and his side were trailing Antalyaspor when he had enough in the 88th minute. The result means that Genclerbirligi are now occupying the 19th position on Turkish topflight league table with 30 points from 32 games with five points from safety with two games remaining.

by | May 09, 2018 | 14:07

The Frenchman went on to praise Mohamed Salah for his contributions this season, saying: "I don't know if Mohamed Salah will be in contention for the Ballon d'Or, but he's had a great season". After the break we were a bit rushed, we needed to have more patience because it was ten versus eleven. No matter the professionalism and quality of Real's players there is little doubt they will have the Champions League final in the back of their minds in their closing La Liga games.

by | May 09, 2018 | 14:25

Emery is set to part ways with PSG at the end of the season, after spending two years at the French club. In an interview with the Spanish online football website Marca, the Liverpool forward dismiss any talks about joining Real Madrid , "At the moment I am here", he declared, "I want to concentrate on my team and finish the season very well".

by | May 09, 2018 | 14:55

A Spanish TV show named El Chiringuito claimed that Neymar is going to move to Real Madrid next summer to strengthen the rank of the La Liga giants Real Madrid in the champions league adding that the reds would allegedly pay 260 million euros for PSG to snatch the player.

by | May 09, 2018 | 14:44

And Conte dodged questions about whether it would be his final home game in charge of Chelsea . "I'm not shocked or surprised that happened today", Klopp said. This trio has enjoyed an electric season which has seen them land 29 goals collectively in the Champions League , a stat that Jenas feels may have inflicted their thinking against Roma.

by | May 09, 2018 | 13:07

Wealthy European and Japanese union clubs are always circling, while on Tuesday there was a report in the Daily Telegraph that Folau had discussed a move back to Brisbane, where he grew up, with the coach of the Queensland Reds. Australian rugby player Israel Folau, who drew criticism last month for saying gay people who don't repent will go to hell , leading to a meeting with rugby officials in Sydney, is doubling down on his homophobic rhetoric.

by | May 09, 2018 | 12:36

Speaking after the game, however, Real manager Zinedine Zidane said "we're not anxious about the final", but added that "I can't say how long he'll be out for". "I'm not going to think about that. They played well and so did we.We had a good opportunity to win today, clearly, we had a lot of chances to score, especially in the first half, in the end it was a draw and that's that, there are two games left and, in the end, Barcelona will finish the season unbeaten", Zidane said.

by | May 09, 2018 | 11:40

The Pacers routed the Cavs 98-80 in Game 1, and Lue changed up his starting lineup afterward, playing Kyle Korver with the first unit and bringing Hood off the bench. It goes on: "A number of veterans huddled around him during the timeout and tried talking sense into him, but Hood still refused to go, so Jose Calderon subbed into the game instead".

by | May 09, 2018 | 12:06

If the Jazz are going to keep their season alive, they must find a way to score more points in game 5. With Game 5 back home the Rockets should be able to continue their dominance against the spread. Capela continued his series-long domination of Jazz center Rudy Gobert , posting 12 points, 15 rebounds, six blocks and two steals. On his 33rd birthday, Chris Paul did damage in the midrange area, finishing with a game-high 27 points, 12 rebounds and six assists.

by | May 09, 2018 | 11:23

The Portuguese striker had cancelled out forward Luis Suarez's opening goal for the unbeaten La Liga champions Barcelona in the 14th minute of the match before Ronaldo suffered a knock to his ankle while tapping in Karim Benzema's header.

by | May 09, 2018 | 11:10

The grabbed land was a recreational ground for children. "We want Mashaba to come here personally and address this matter or else this shut down won't come to an end", he said. Protea Glen Ext 29 residents have taken to the streets to protest against land invaders. The land has apparently been set aside for a government housing project, but that has not been confirmed by authorities.

by | May 09, 2018 | 10:20

There was no Alvaro Morata in the Chelsea squad, with Conte saying the Spanish striker picked up an injury before the match though not one that will definitely end his season. On the right side of the Liverpool defence, Alexander-Arnold needs to be backed up from the right-sided central defender, but Dejan Lovren is not the kind of character to bark out orders and organise a defence.