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by | May 23, 2017 | 20:01

The former D-League player has been able to contribute solid postseason minutes for San Antonio , displaying growth and adding the hope that he could be a bigger contributor for the Spurs moving forward regardless how this series finishes up.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:27

According to Elias Sports Bureau, the 19-games-under-.500 start was the biggest gap that a team has rebounded from to reach.500, shattering the previous record of 12 games under.? No sooner had last week's wild draft lottery dropped off the radar of the league's devoted UFO spotters ("Lemme guess: Boston goes first, then Lakers at No.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:32

Having emerged champions in the Premier League , Moses is ready to tone down on celebrations as he has already switched focus to Saturday's FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium where Chelsea will be battling it out against Arsenal . Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder was named the League 1 Manager of the Year. I have to say thanks for their commitment, their attitude and passion, and their will to do something great this season.

by | May 23, 2017 | 19:00

Antonio Conte was named Premier League manager of the season after leading the by Blues to the Premier League title in his first season in charge. It is said signing Lukaku would be more appealing as he qualifies as a home-grown player under the requirements set by the Premier League. It is great to receive this award.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:10

But the Austrian's dream run was quickly brought to an end by a clinical Djokovic on Saturday as the Serbian took his record to 5-0 against the 23-year-old. Novak Djokovic has called in a big gun of '90s tennis to help him at the French Open . "You are definitely on a great path", Djokovic told Zverev.

by | May 23, 2017 | 17:55

Arsenal finished the 2016-17 season on a low, finishing outside the top four for the first time in a long time under Wenger. First, it ups the pressure on longtime manager Arsene Wenger to either accept the hiring of a director of football or finally retire, something it appears most of the club's fans would prefer.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:26

When matched up against the Houston Rockets , the Spurs took the series 4-2 again, securing a spot in the conference finals. On Monday night, fans will watch the Warriors vs. After being peppered with questions about his future, Ginobili had a quick comeback for the media gathered at the Spurs' practice facility for interviews with coach Gregg Popovich and players.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:54

I've watched a lot of LeBron James playoff performances, and last night's-which I absolutely saw, from beginning to end; I really can not stress this enough-might have been the worst one. I thought the first half he was really hurting, really didn't have any bounce, didn't have any push. "Heart. We got heart. So we've got to be a lot better, for sure".

by | May 23, 2017 | 19:07

You can contribute in any way you can, and we'll worry about the future in the future'". May 22, 2017; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs shooting guard Manu Ginobili (20) grabs a rebound as Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson (11) defends during the second half in game four of the Western conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center.

by | May 23, 2017 | 17:36

The former National Football League star turned actor is serving nine to 33 years in prison at a prison 90 miles east of Reno, Nevada. Some contend the Nevada justice system threw the book at Simpson due to the perception that he got away with a double murder in California, with the alleged killing of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown, and Ronald Goldman.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:53

He said: "It is the best tournament in Europe". There is nothing better, maybe in the world. "If you want, usually at the end of the season you're kind of exhausted, but I could start - and don't tell the players this - tomorrow because I'm already looking forward to what we can do".

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:17

This is not to say that Rinne's Conn Smythe-worthy performance through the first two rounds has completely evaporated, but his peer in the other net has been by far the better netminder through the first two games of the series - Gibson stopped 43 to Rinne's 27 in Nashville's double-overtime Game 1 victory.

by | May 23, 2017 | 19:21

White went undrafted out of Alabama in 2015. Instead, White became an unrestricted free agent - and remained one until yesterday. White, an Alabama alum, entered the National Football League in 2015 as an undrafted free agent with the San Francisco 49ers.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:17

The France global will serve a three-match ban after receiving a straight red card from referee Michael Oliver for a reckless challenge on Everton's Enner Valencia in the 14th minute of the Gunners 3-1 win over Everton on the final day of the Premier League season.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:22

Chris Hughton was named Championship manager of the year after guiding Brighton to the Premier League while Sheffield United's Chris Wilder won the League One manager of the year award. Otherwise we risk a lot". The 2016/17 Premier League season is over, but how much do you remember about the last 10 months of rollercoaster action? However, it was nothing more than the long-serving defender deserved after all of his loyal service to the club he first joined as a 14-year-old raw talent.

by | May 23, 2017 | 19:07

Emre Can and Philippe Coutinho have been left out of the squad due to forthcoming worldwide commitments - at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and with Brazil in Melbourne respectively. Roberto Firmino, Lucas Leiva , James Milner and Daniel Sturridge have all travelled. Their pre-season plans include a short tour of the Far East with fixtures in China and Hong Kong, before a training camp in Germany and participation in the Audi Cup as well as friendly against ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:22

Wickets at the start justified Mumbai's decision to bowl first. Mumbai Indians , even after resting six of their regular XI, outplayed the Kolkata Knight Riders in their last league match to secure the top spot. He stayed at the wicket till the last ball, hitting 11 boundaries and three sixes. Patel along with Pandya brothers added 50 runs before he was Daniel Christian caught him at deep off Shardul Thakur .

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:46

South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen and Francesco Molinari of Italy head a list of 11 players who shot 69 and are two strokes off the lead. After starting on the back nine at Sawgrass, Day birdied the 11th, 13th and 16th to reach the turn in 33, before holing from 65ft across the first green.

by | May 23, 2017 | 17:17

Former Irish global Chris Hughton was also named Championship manager of the year, having brought Premier League promotion to Brighton & Hove Albion. Antonio Conte and N'Golo Kante earned similar honours two months ago at the London Football Awards. Terry may have said his goodbyes to Stamford Bridge but remains keen to play on after speaking to several former club and global team-mates like Frank Lampard and Jamie Carragher, who told him not to quit.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:49

The 47-year-old led the Blues to a league-record 30 victories from 38 league games after arriving at Stamford Bridge last summer, while also guiding his side to this weekend's FA Cup final against Arsenal . Conte won the Premier League in his first attempt and leads the Blues back into the UEFA Champions League after a year's absence. Chris Wilder was also honoured for the second time is as many years, winning the trophy for League One Manager of the Year after he capped a superb first ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:11

Now, he's taken hold of the Premier League with both hands, showing just how much of an impressive manager Conte is - unlike the infamous Pep Guardiola who has so far, massively underwhelmed at Manchester City. He recently received the PFA and the Football Writers Association versions of the award. However, they will need to re-focus quickly against an Arsenal side looking to make up for the disappointment of missing out on a place in the Champions League.

by | May 23, 2017 | 17:18

The Warriors high-scorer was Stephen Curry , with 36 points and Kevin Durant , who had 29 points. No team has ever overcome a 3-0 series deficit, and the Warriors' 11-0 record matches the best postseason start in National Basketball Association history.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:01

Paddy Power accepted request-a-bet wagers on the Chelsea captain being substituted between the times of 26:00 and 26:59, giving odds of 100-1. "To be honest the only mistake here is we should have clocked sooner there'd be another cringeworthy Chelsea send-off for JT".

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:24

The Golden State Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs 129-115 on Monday night in Game 4 to complete a sweep on their way to the National Basketball Association finals. "It's great to be one of the last two teams standing - we'll see what happens", he said. "Like I said before, it's about winning the championship, and we're four games away from that", Draymond Green said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 17:50

For the record, that potential number of matches for April and May is only 16, including a possible Europa League final. It was not a gamble, it was a simple decision. However Coach of the loosing side Man United, Jose Mourinho , claims to be happy for the winning club. "We still have a chance mathematically and we need some help as well from teams around us", Wenger said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:42

SAN ANTONIO (AP ) - Golden State made sure the inevitable was unavoidable. "Nobody is going to feel sorry for us". The Warriors win keeps them on course for an unprecedented third consecutive NBA Finals meeting with the Cleveland Cavaliers , who lead their Eastern Conference finals series against Boston 2-1.

by | May 23, 2017 | 16:51

Social media threats from Spurs fans made the Warriors center fear for his family's safety. Kyle Anderson scored 20 points to lead the Spurs, who were without Leonard, Tony Parker and David Lee . "Circumstances were such that we could be in a totally different position now", said Popovich, the Spurs coach whose teams have been swept only twice in 52 previous series on his watch.

by | May 23, 2017 | 16:50

And you know that, until then, no player will shoulder the burden more than Manu himself. They've got a lot of pride. "They were going to come out and hit us in the mouth", Durant said of what the Warriors anticipating entering the game. Is it to watch players who devote their entire lives to the sport get to realize their dream? Yes. Kevon Looney (left hip strain) has not played in the postseason.

by | May 23, 2017 | 17:51

Here is what we know so far about the suspected terrorist attack at Manchester Arena. The local ambulance service said 59 people were taken to hospitals. City officials said the true spirit of Manchester was surfacing in the hours after the incident. Grande, the USA singer who finished performing minutes before the blast, said she had been left " broken " by the events.

by | May 23, 2017 | 16:54

Jesus Navas had been offered a year's extension but may decide to return to Seville while Yaya Toure is set to be offered a new one-year deal and has hinted that he wants to finish his career with City. "That would be the best way for me". The Citizens finished third in the Premier League standings in 2016-17 and qualified for next season's Champions League, but the lack of silverware or a sustainable title challenge will surely prompt Pep Guardiola to spend before next term.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:11

Think Game 1 was tough? This postseason, however, Aldridge hasn't performed as expected, failing to be aggressive when San Antonio needs points. You can't sugarcoat it or say 'if we had just made a couple shots we'd have been right there.

by | May 23, 2017 | 16:40

The skipper added: "That is the hallmark of this team, especially this year". But when he fell for 51, it was advantage Mumbai , the match coming down to the final ball with the Supergiants needing four runs for victory. So, we wanted Smith to hit into the wind. But yeah, the first ten overs we were a little sloppy in the field. Pune openers Ajinkya Rahane (44) and Rahul Tripathi (3) scored 17 runs in the first 13 deliveries before Bumrah (2-26) trapped the latter LBW in the third ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 17:48

A Reuters witness said police had begun removing the cordon and workers were slowly being allowed back into the center after it was closed earlier on Tuesday. Hotels opened their doors to people who could not get home due to an area lockdown. Grande, who is wildly popular both in Britain and the United States, was not injured in the attack.

by | May 23, 2017 | 16:54

The 23-year-old center has seven points in 15 playoff games, almost as many as he had in the entire regular season (10). "We've got to put our foot on the gas pedal again and make sure we're ready to play". However, the Predators have been the better team in this series overall and one could argue they've been the best team throughout these entire playoffs.

by | May 23, 2017 | 18:14

The money laundering investigation is in relation to the purchasing of television rights for past matches of Brazil's national team. To avoid him being caught, the money collected was then allegedly laundered through fictitious companies established in tax havens.