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by | May 22, 2017 | 00:53

There was no Predator backing down from the Ducks . If Nashville needs to address anything prior to Game 2, they know exactly what it is. The Nashville Predators had it easy. What the Ducks lacked in speed, they made up with physicality. The Predators also know what they've got in Rinne, who leads the postseason in save percentage while allowing only 14 goals in 10 games.

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:32

The practice sessions haven't provided much help sorting out what to expect in qualifying. Qualifying broadcasts for both days kicks off at 4:00 p.m. "It's racing. You are always going to have ups and downs". "Fernando is the same way". "I think we could definitely improve things", said Dixon, who qualified in the heat of the day.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:51

Manchester United were expected to bring in the youngsters as they prepare for Wednesday's Europa League final. Speaking about Mourinho after the Southampton match, Souness said: "The last thing I would want is a manager continuously telling me I'm exhausted".

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:16

Having lost key figures such as Paul Pogba and Alvaro Morata, Juventus seemingly faced a tough task to continue their Serie A hegemony, but the club's hierarchy ensured Massimiliano Allegri had the squad needed to challenge for the title with some excellent transfer business.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:14

Meanwhile, there is a comprehensive preview of Manchester United's Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm, with Jose Mourinho's Champions League hopes also hanging in the balance this week as he prepares for the game that will define his season.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:52

One of the most incredible records was when they set a new postseason mark for largest halftime lead with 41 points, reports ESPN . In the first half, the Cavs built an National Basketball Association playoff record 41-point lead at halftime, 72-31 thanks to a 40-13 second quarter pasting of Boston .

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:38

Pogba, the world's most expensive player, was one of the few star players to be handed a start by United manager Jose Mourinho after missing the previous two games following the death of the player's father. Asked if the young players were ready to feature at Old Trafford: "All together? No". Each day I learn something new from them. "They shouldn't have the opportunity to play the Europa League - the Europa League is for teams who go into the Europa League like us".

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:22

When you look around at the team, what did we win, 67 games or something like that? And while James had an outstanding regular season - 26.4 points per game, 8.7 assists and 8.6 rebounds per game - his candidacy didn't have the hook that Westbrook or Harden did.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:03

Pogba, the world's most expensive player, was one of the few star players to be handed a start by United manager Jose Mourinho after missing the previous two games following the death of the player's father. It was a normal thing - and we only had 14 outfield players then. Shaka Hislop feels Michael Carrick offers balance for Man United, but should Jose Mourinho be looking elsewhere? Palace almost leveled matters 10 minutes into the second half when Wilfried Zaha picked out Christian ...

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:18

Monaco started on the front foot, Falcao forcing a save from Buffon in the opening seconds, before Mbappe hit the post with a low strike - though he was called for being in an offside position. "Mixing with the top teams is what's best for progression. Now we are going to focus on the league". On the other hand, Monaco manager said that he is proud of the boys and hope that they would come back next year and go one step further.

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:12

The second stanza was a more competitive affair but Djokovic secured the all-important break in the fifth game to seal his progression. Djokovic won the Doha title in January but has struggled since then and dropped his coach and support staff.

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:12

He hit a blind shot from 230 yards into the wind to a bunker and managed to get up-and-down to limit the damage, which is what Saturday at the TPC Sawgrass was all about. "I don't think it will faze him being where he is in the world of golf", McIlroy said. Garcia added that he "needed" the ace there, given his poor start in the first round of the tournament.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:47

In many ways, the race on Saturday night felt like a funeral for the All-Star Race as an annual event at Charlotte Motor Speedway. "I thought Jimmie (Johnson) was in the catbird seat", Busch said. JIMMIE JOHNSON , No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet (Third-Place Finisher): "I feel like the racing got better as the night went on". Here's what some of the drivers had to say after the all-star race.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:39

But he told reporters that midfielder Pogba, the world's most expensive player, would feature at Old Trafford . Jose Mourinho has mocked Graeme Souness' managerial career after the Liverpool legend questioned the Portuguese boss' handling of his Manchester United stars this week.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:28

The 16-year-old made his United U18's debut at just 14 and has continued to impress coaches and staff at the academy. The attacking midfielder is now United's youngest ever player aged just 16 years and 263 days. In August a year ago, Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon became the first player born in 2000 to score in a first team English game. Angel Gomes trained with Manchester United's first team on Friday after making history at the club's end-of-season awards ceremony on Thursday evening.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:25

There's going to be a great deal of debate between now and the draft on June 22, but Jackson should certainly be in the mix. The "Process" ended Tuesday night in typical "Process" fashion at the NBA Draft Lottery, as the Philadelphia 76ers swapped picks with the Sacramento Kings to land the third overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:18

Now it's happened three years in a row. Brooklyn finished with the worst record in the league but the Celtics had the right to swap picks with them from the 2013 draft-night trade that sent Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to the Nets. The bad news is Luol Deng and Timofey Mozgov are owed over $100 million combined for the next three seasons. Luckily for them, they won big. The only pick for the team to make is Kansas Jayhawks freshman phenom Josh Jackson .

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:08

The only clear-cut decision came from Lowry , who confirmed he will decline a $12 million option for the final season of the four-year, $48 million contract he signed in July 2014. Dieting, training, everything has changed. HOUSTON - James Harden scored 28 points and Eric Gordon 22 as Houston rebounded from consecutive losses to beat San Antonio and tie their series 2-2.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:08

United said its participation in the second-tier tournament, in the current season, had proved financially positive. It didn't take Harrop long to make his mark on the Manchester United faithful as his debut goal came in the first twenty minutes.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:55

Sunday's match saw goals from debutant Josh Harrop and Paul Pogba give a much-changed United side victory three days before their Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm. "Our main goalscorer, Zlatan (Ibrahimovic), has had major knee surgery, as has a top central defender in Marcos Rojo". "Phil Jones and Chris Smalling had important injuries at the same time ".

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:34

Antonio Conte insists that he has only just begun his work at Chelsea and is already planning for next season, despite interest from Inter Milan to take him back to Italy. The Italian said: "The club want to fight to win every competition". We try to win our games and past year was just a one off, especially for a team like Chelsea with the players we have here.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:24

Arsenal needed to win on the final day and hope their rivals slipped up, with goals from Hector Bellerin, Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey ensuring they held up their side of the bargain despite Laurent Koscielny's early red card. Harry Kane finished as the Premier League's leading scorer for the second successive year as the Tottenham striker's hat-trick took him to 29 goals and inspired a 7-1 win at Hull.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:45

Mauricio Pochettino hailed Tottenham's victory against Manchester United as the flawless send-off to the old White Hart Lane as they confirmed their highest league finish since 1963. "To score the victor, to win the game and finish unbeaten here is something special". Stuck behind one of White Hart Lane's inconveniently-placed structure beams, his amusingly bad view is typical of England's older stadiums and is exactly the sort of thing the club's new 61,000 seater will sort out.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:44

Lingard burst through the middle and played through Pogba, who capitalised on Joel Ward slipping under pressure to slot through Wayne Hennessey's legs in the 19th minute. We will have Demi Mitchell, Scott McTominay, Josh Harrop, Matty Willock, Angel Gomes and Zachary Dearnley. The Red Devils are focusing on the Europa League final, knowing beating Ajax in the final will mean a ticket to the Champions League.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:08

In all competitions, Oliver has officiated 43 games this season, with his most recent outing being Spurs' 6-1 win at Leicester City. Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side are now fourth in the Premier League table with 73 points from 37 games this season, coming off the back of four wins and a draw from their last half a dozen outings.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:28

The victor was not controversial, and while Leparoux should have to explain to trainer Mark Casse exactly why he moved Classic Empire so soon, there were no excuses. The Belmont is coming up next month, and to put the horse through that lengthy race so soon might be a lot to ask. Kentucky Derby Winner Always Dreaming faded, and finished eighth, eliminating any chance of a Triple Crown winner for 2017.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:43

Muguruza used a solid forehand to power through the first set during which she hit just eight unforced errors but gave up 20 in the second as Williams forced a decider. "I'm very happy that I'm in the final and will just try to enjoy tomorrow and will try to win". Svitolina is now chasing a WTA tour-leading fourth title of the year and is also a win from taking top spot on the Porsche Race to Singapore.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:12

The duchess arrived with the young group, who wore outfits by exclusive children's clothing company Pepa & Co, and marshalled them back into the two luxury limousines that ferried them to the church. Andrew Bates, a guest at a Buckingham palace garden party, said: "She said they were all really looking forward to her sister's wedding at the weekend, but she was a bit anxious about how her children might behave".

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:03

Their 3-2 victory over Ottawa in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals on Friday night provided yet another reminder of both Sullivan's expert button-pushing and his team's ability to brush off listless performances and react by playing with the kind of efficient brilliance that is hard to match let alone beat.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:18

The game was entertaining to a point, but when LeBron and company kept banging home threes both contested and wide-open, I couldn't help but think, "Man". After the game, Bradley and Brown were asked whether the Cavaliers were in their head. There is one adjective, though, that you won't hear come from the Cleveland locker room.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:32

Boston is a longshot to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals, and they could trade their first-round pick for an All-Star that might be able to get them past LeBron James next year. Trading this pick is one that is too tough, you have players at that slot that are potential game changers and can alter the direction of a franchise for the next 10 years.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:45

The accident warranted the need of a virtual safety auto and saw Vandoorne retire from the race. "But the most important thing is we're there once again, fighting and not much missing at the end". Hamilton thus managed to overtake Vettel under DRS, thus getting into the race leading position. Hit the next page for the full results of the 2017 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:54

Arsene Wenger's men host Everton on the weekend and the Reds are up against Middlesbrough at Anfield. Gabriel de Jesus, Kevin de Bruyne and Yaya Toure scored City's goals as they moved two points above Liverpool in third. Wenger claimed not to have noticed the massive number of empty seats inside the stadium or to care about them. We can talk and talk, at the end let's make 75 points.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:39

But his fight back was temporary as he handed the break straight back as he fired wide with a backhand after a brilliant Nadal passing shot had set up a fresh break point opportunity. "All in all, I did try my best. What's important to me is to make it to another final". "I haven't had that feeling in months, so it's great to feel that", he said .

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:14

After the fight HBO's Max Kellerman asked Crawford if he fought southpaw for the entire fight against Diaz to make a point, to which Crawford responded, "I came out southpaw 'cause I do what I want in there, it's my ring ". Crawford (31-0, 22 KOs), already recognized among boxing's pound-for-pound best, took Diaz's best shots and answered with stinging combinations to swell both of his eyes.