by | May 24, 2017 | 10:07

This obviously will create more ties and teams being more aggressive in the overtime periods. The game ended in a 6-6 tie after overtime . The most prominent are voting on potential rule changes - and according to recent reports there have been quite a few worth taking a closer look at to find out what they mean for the National Football League and the New England Patriots .

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:03

Ajax's youthful squad will not be overawed by the occasion when they face United on Wednesday, former Ajax and United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar has said. "I think it is the biggest game of my long career", the 30-year-old added. 'It's my old team. The last two months have been hard going, with a game every three or four days as a effect of United going deep in every competition it entered.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:23

The 24-year-old Canadian was hurt against Anaheim in Thursday's fourth game of the Western Conference finals, a best-of-seven series the Predators lead 3-2 and could win with a home victory in game six Monday. When Gibson failed to return for the second period, Bernier was abruptly sent into the fourth playoff game of his National Hockey League career, and he immediately made a handful of strong stops.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:38

Having just led Chelsea to a Premier League title with a record 30 wins and a second-best ever 93 points, the win should surprise no one. I work hard in training, I try to give my best and I work with so many very good players; that's why we won the league two times .

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:13

FA Cup triumphs in 2014 and 2015 were promising, but Keown argues that Wenger has struggled to shift gears after so many seasons aiming for a top-four finish during the post-stadium move "austerity years". "The players, they have been disturbed enough", he said. That's why I think he is going to stay. "Before, we were never in the Champions League, and now we have been there six or seven times in a row".

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:36

The Cavaliers took a 3-1 series lead over the Boston Celtics with a 112-99 victory in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Cleveland slowly crept back in the game in the third, and eventually went ahead 73-72 following a pair of free throws by James with 3:15 to play in the quarter.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:52

The Cleveland Cavaliers fell apart in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday and lost to the Boston Celtics , 111-108. Boston cut the Cavaliers' series lead to 2-1 as their improbable victory came despite the absence of star guard Isaiah Thomas , who is out for the remainder of the season with a hip injury .

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:22

A school in northern England identified another one of the victims in the bombing as Georgina Callander , a former pupil. There was an outpouring of grief from Atkinson's friends and family on social media. Callander was among those killed by a bombing at the 2017 Grande concert at the same arena. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack at a concert in Manchester, England .

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:22

Ronaldo was responding to questions about gestures he was alleged to have made towards Celta Vigo's players during Madrid's 4-1 victory on Wednesday, in which he was said to have suggested the home side had been incentivised by third parties to raise their game and derail the capital club's title charge.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:38

The guys are believing in what we're doing. Finland and Sweden will face off in Saturday's other semifinal. Canada hasn't won three straight gold medals at this event since the early 1950s. "I think in the (second) intermission, we focused on getting a spark", said O'Reilly. Tobias Rieder of the Arizona Coyotes, one of three National Hockey League players in the Germany squad (along with Greiss and Dennis Seidenberg, both of the New York Islanders), picked up a rebound to give Germany ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:18

Saul Niguez netted the first goal with a header off a corner in the 12th minute, and Antoine Griezmann added to the lead four minutes later by converting a penalty after Fernando Torres was tripped by defender Raphael Varane. "I saw him get away from them, and I don't know how as there were lots of Rojiblanco shirts", Ramos said. Fourth-placed Sevilla look like Real's most hard opponents in the three remaining games, though Jorge Sampaoli's team are far from the swashbuckling side ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:59

It's a pity we can not fly with the happiness we always have before a big game. "You know in Stockholm there was a terrorist attack on April 7 so I really feel that the impact of (the suicide attack in) Manchester will not make us work in another way than what we've planned before".

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:56

Buford once described as a "wild colt" in his first couple of seasons. Unsure if the beloved veteran will return, the crowd serenaded Ginobili with "Manu, Manu" chants as the game came to a close . "He was phenomenal this series". How much the presence of Kawhi Leonard might have mattered is a debate to be had, but I'm not interested in it. It was evident at the start of Game 4.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:43

The Celtics tied the Cavs at 95-all on Smart's 3-pointer and then matched the James and Co. basket for basket in the final minutes in one of the most entertaining games of what has been a mostly boring postseason. While there is a valid argument that the Celtics are too heavy at the guard positions, games like Game 3 in this series make Ainge's decision to potentially trade Avery Bradley or Smart even harder.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:06

Yet these Warriors are a stoic group who refuse to give in to the narrative about them. But they've got a multitude of people who are unselfish in that regard and play a attractive game, and on top of that play "D" at the other end. Leonard will be fine after some rest and rehabilitation. The Spurs are now 0-3 under coach Gregg Popovich is series in which they lost the first three games.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:47

James' run of scoring at least 30 points ended at eight straight playoff games. Cleveland won the fourth quarter 40-23, and James (19 points) and Love (14 points) both continued to contribute on offense. After scoring 68 total points through the Cavs' 2-0 start to the series, James was asked if the Celtics' defensive adjustments caused him trouble in Game 3.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:53

The former Barcelona player has made 31 appearances in all competitions - scoring seven goals - but must wait and see if he will be at the club next season, with his contract set to expire in June. "That's what I want but we will see". Dimitri Seluk has admitted that Toure would be open to a move to Italy if the 34-year-old midfielder does not agree a new deal at Manchester City .

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:41

Kevin Love had a double-double with 17 points and 17 rebounds. He scored 10 of his 12 second-quarter points in the final 5:11 of the half, but he was just getting started. Game 4 is Tuesday in Cleveland and can be seen live on TSN3, TSN4 and TSN5 at 8pm et/5pm pt. It's not something we're going to hang our head on. We know the Cavs hardly ever win without James, and this certainly doesn't qualify as an exception.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:45

Champions League qualification will enhance Liverpool's appeal in the transfer market and Klopp admitted that work had begun on landing his leading targets. Arsenal must focus on keeping Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil at the club before trying to strengthen other areas of the team for next season, goalkeeper Peter Cech has said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:47

The more Bradley, and more so Brad Stevens , can rely on bench players such as Jerebko, the better off the Celtics will be. The Cavs led by as many as 21 points in the third quarter on Sunday but they shot 2-for-17 from three-point range in the second half.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:26

Individual brilliance can win you a few games, but what is required to win this championship is team unity, team work and intelligence. "I don't know why people compare the two (situations)", said Rohit at the Mumbai Indians' media conference on Monday.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:38

Bulls fans that are older than I am, I know you remember the Bulls going down 0-2 to the New York Knicks in the 1993 Eastern Conference Finals. Did you know NBA Commissioner Adam Silver was so anxious about the league's TV ratings that he rang up LeBron James and told him to take it easy on the Celtics? When guys have incredible seasons like James Harden did and Westbrook and Kawhi, then you kind of credit those guys and give those guys the nod.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:36

He stopped 10 of 14 shots he faced on his 36th birthday. Evgeni Malkin gave Pittsburgh , vying for its second straight trip to the Stanley Cup Final, the lead early in the second period and Matt Murray finished with 28 saves. The first period Tuesday did not include a four-goal outburst like Game 5, but the Penguins were mostly solid, creating offense from deep in the zone, something they lacked in the first three games of the series .

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:13

It is a pity we can not fly with the happiness that we always have before a big game", he said. But Juan Mata, the club's World Cup-winning midfielder, says Wednesday's final will determine how successful this campaign has been for the club.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:10

This season, Barca delivered in the big La Liga games, winning at Real and Atletico Madrid , but crucially lost matches against weaker teams like Alaves, Deportivo La Coruna and Malaga . Lionel Messi capped a virtuoso display by scoring with the last kick of the game to keep Barca in the title race. "We are only going to think about and enjoy what we have achieved today".

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:54

Smith rant was due to comments made by the NBA All-Star regarding fans who felt the dominance the Golden State Warriors have displayed in these 2017 NBA Playoffs has been boring. Despite his team being overmatched sans Kawhi, Ginobili rediscovered his stroke against the Warriors , got to the rim and regained his sagging confidence thanks to six double-digit performances in his last six playoff games.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:31

After banging out 21 hits in a 14-7 win over Baltimore on Monday, the AL Central-leading Twins relied on exceptional pitching to earn their ninth victory in 13 games. The Orioles put a runner in scoring position in just one inning - the third - when Jonathan Schoop walked and eventually made it to third base with two outs.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:59

If only LeBron James were as aggressive in Game 3 as he was before and during his postgame news conference, the Cleveland Cavaliers would be one victory away from a third straight trip to the NBA Finals as opposed to being forced to make a trip back to Boston for Game 5.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:03

He is the only player with double figures in both categories in the Premier League , and Wenger praised him for becoming a more complete player this season. "It will be frustrating", Wenger conceded. At least we have done our job well to the end. I think we have a chance. "We are a victim of nobody". I want to make sure, absolutely, that we are in there but let's get to 75 points and see what happens.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:06

Vidal believes a move to Bayern will be ideal for his countryman to take his game to the next level, as he believes the north London club are not as strong as the best in Europe at the moment. "He has a year left on his contract and everyone wants to have him, because it's easier to pay the money now than if he had three years still (on his contract)".

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:10

Real Madrid sealed the title when they beat Malaga 2-0 on Sunday, finishing three points clear of Barcelona . Real Madrid were hoping to win their first title in five years whilst Barca were looking to make it three in a row. "We know the Cardiff final will be very hard but for now we will enjoy our first La Liga title in five years", Ronaldo asserted. Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas revealed he shaved his head to send support to families and kids fighting cancer.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:23

Despite becoming only the third National Basketball Association player to average at least 25 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists per game while shooting 50 percent from the floor in a single season, James will not be able to win a fifth MVP .? So, what does he think? The 2017 NBA Playoffs continue to be an easy path for the Cleveland Cavaliers who recently destroyed the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:43

After losing their opening two games by a combined 57 points, Game 3 looked set to be another blowout for the Celtics , when they trailed by 21 points in the third quarter. "We need to rally around and play for him and play for our team", he said, "because our season is on the line". We knew that if we came out and played hard, we would give ourselves a chance.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:08

Manchester United have the Europa League final against Ajax on Wednesday to come in Stockholm . Britain's deadliest attack for 12 years saw 22 people killed, including children, and 59 injured when a bomb went off at a concert by U.S.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:16

Arsene Wenger says it's "very sad" to miss out on the Champions League for the first time in his Arsenal career, and admitted that the uncertainty around his future was partly responsible for the failed Premier League campaign. We showed what we have shown recently: strength, togetherness, fighting spirit. We have to build together, " Jurgen Klopp , Liverpool's manager, said in reaction.