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by | May 25, 2017 | 10:37

James played all but 90 seconds of the second half , slamming and jamming his way to 24 points in the final two quarters. "In the back of my mind, I was like, I'm saying to myself, 'We can not - they can not tie up this series, '" Irving said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:48

The Gunners failed to qualify for next season's Champions League and attracting world class strikers will not be easy for the North Londoners. I still have two years on my contract. The France global started just 11 Premier League games in the 2016/17 season under Arsene Wenger and is thought to be frustrated at his lack of playing time.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:58

It leaves open the possibility that three countries from the southern hemisphere's Rugby Championship could be drawn in the same pool, with either New Zealand or Australia potentially in with South Africa and Argentina . The Rugby World Cup will be held from September 20 to November 2, 2019. On the World Rugby website , the governing body has confirmed that "the Pool A victor will face the Pool B runner-up, the Pool B victor the Pool A runner-up".

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:57

Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue directs his team against the Boston Celtics during the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Cleveland . "It felt good. It felt good to see him smile". "The only thing that matters now is to get a win back in Boston ". He scored just eight points, his career playoff low at the time, on 3-of-11 shooting and added four turnovers, allowing the momentum in the series to completely shift.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:27

Bryan Rust , the Penguins' fine young forward, put a nice twist to the hoariest of playoff hockey clichés about backs and walls. Murray played reasonably well for the remainder of the game, only letting one more shot past. Anderson's performance was a reminder for Boucher of why he took the head coaching job with Ottawa in the first place last May. Stone then swung baseball-style at the sailing puck and nearly scored, putting the puck off the post.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:40

James made a jumper and added a dunk to trim the Cavs' deficit to 61-54 with 8:43 to go in the third quarter, and force Celtics coach Brad Stevens to call a timeout. What's that? A three-time champion, four-time MVP, two-time Olympic gold medalist, global icon, billion-dollar-business-in-sneakers, wasn't confident? Though tempting, Ty Lue said he is not yet thinking about the matchup.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:47

Pakistan won a thrilling third and final Test with six balls to spare to clinch a first series victory in the West Indies and give a fitting farewell to the retiring captain Misbah ul Haq and veteran Younis Khan . Really happy for this team. There have been media reports that the PCB wants Younis to work with the national under-19 team and prepare them for the upcoming ICC Youth World Cup.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:01

Ryan, in alone, had a two-point night and top-shelf on the backhand to beat Marc-Andre Fleury at 4:59 of overtime. Ottawa is led by arguably the best player in the National Hockey League right now in defenseman Erik Karlsson , who netted the game-winning goal in Game 6 on the road to oust the New York Rangers in the previous round.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:35

Ellsbury's head jarred into the wall as the ball landed in his glove, and he crumpled to the field. Manager Joe Girardi and athletic trainer Stevie Donohue were quick to assist to Ellsbury, with Donohue even administering smelling salts at one point.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:31

The Reds will bring the curtain down on their 2016-17 season with a friendly against A-League champions Sydney FC at Allianz Stadium on Wednesday night. But it's all good and we are prepared and we will see what will work out and what won't. "I know managers defend themselves by using certain things but we actually have a better total of points this season than we had past year and we finished second".

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:04

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - LeBron James was nowhere to be seen, staying behind the scenes, keeping a low profile. And don't forget his classic Game 4 no-show against Dallas in the 2011 Finals, when he totaled just eight points. "We know that. Just expecting him to be better in Game 4". Game three felt eerily similar to the Hawks game when the Hawks had no star players to account for, yet somehow beat Cleveland in a (sort of) meaningful game.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:48

The Cavs, meanwhile, wouldn't be on the cusp of the Finals without Irving. For the first time in his career - spanning 14 seasons - LeBron James picked up four fouls in the first half. You need to be Logged in to sign up for Express Login. It was an odd game for sure, with nothing being any stranger than LeBron James being whistled for not one, not two, not three, but four personal fouls ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:54

In defender Matthijs de Ligt , aged 17 and 285 days, they also had the youngest player to feature in a European final. Pogba sent a shot from the edge of the penalty area that took a deflection off Davinson Sanchez and ended up inside the net.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:37

If we could we would change peoples lives for this cup - we would not think twice. "But the world goes on, it doesn't stop and we have to do our work. United's players wore black armbands, while chants of " Manchester " rang out from their fans as reminders of the attack were everywhere at the Friends Arena in Sweden.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:14

Bono also was hopeful about the resilience of the city. "Manchester has an undefeatable spirit, I can assure you". It's not the first time U2 has found itself responding to a massive terror attack. U2, which is comprised of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr., are now on the North America leg of their Joshua Tree 30th anniversary tour.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:09

Pretty basic and seemingly tame, but it was this that led to new rules penalizing "excessive celebrations" in '84. In an email from Goodell sent to fans in an effort to deliver "a more exciting game experience", the commissioner said the new guidelines came after conversations with more than 80 current and former players.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:42

We're all properly fired up for this fight, so let's see what we can do. In the meantime, we are free to speculate to our hearts' content! Bottas at least has shown he is capable of eclipsing his team mate, as he did so expertly in Russian Federation, whereas Raikkonen has yet to beat his team mate so far this year.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:55

The two candidates spent the last 24 hours trading leads. The original vote count had Leonard declared the victor with just a nine-vote margin. Both the Liberals and the NDP have been in negotiations with the Green Party this week, which has said it wants certain conditions met (such commitments on campaign financing and electoral reform) to prop up the province's next government.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:12

Even lying down hurt. He has not played competitively since withdrawing prior to the second round of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic in February. The four-time Masters victor went on to say his surgery was a success: "It was instant nerve relief".

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:01

Usmanov recently stated his belief that Arsene Wenger should begin the process of identifying the club's next manager, describing the long-serving manager as Arsenal's "main symbol" and "main asset". According to the Financial Times , the offer was made last month and, though Kroenke is yet to reject it outright, the American reportedly has absolutely no intention of selling up at any point in the near future.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:48

Paul Pogba feels Manchester United have silenced their critics after beating Ajax 2-0 in Wednesday's Europa League final . Pogba pointed to the sky as he was mobbed by teammates after his 18th-minute opening goal, with the game played two days after 22 people were killed in a bomb attack at a concert in Manchester , and 12 days after the death of Pogba's father, Fassou Antoine.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:10

Space opened up for Pogba on the edge of the box from Fellaini's pass and his goalbound effort took a huge deflection off Davinson Sanchez , with a wrong-footed Andre Onona only able to flap a desperate hand as the ball hit the back of the net.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:57

Asked if he would be at Stamford Bridge next season, Conte said: 'Yeah, yeah. It's great. This is a dream come true. But, all things changed when Conte took the charge. "Full credit to the players". "We already have a lot of quality, but maybe sometimes you need a bit more depth because this year we didn't have injuries and you never know what can happen next year".

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:35

Smith followed an Irving miss with a dunk and James made a layup. But now that elimination is one game away following a 112-99 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers last night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals, home is all they have left.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:38

My sole focus is on this system, this team and being my absolute best I can be for the Cleveland Browns . "You play to start and help your football team ultimately win". Osweiler was one of the most sought-after free agents 14 months ago. Some of that was clearly Osweiler's fault, but some of the blame should be placed on head coach Bill O'Brien, who might be the Garoppolo of head coaches as O'Brien's claim to fame is that he was "tough" on Tom Brady when they worked together in New England.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:24

The First qualifier match is set to play on Mumbai Indian's home, Wankhede Stadium. Can they also be the first team to progress to the Final? Manoj Tiwary, who showed his temperament when the situation demanded, played a sensible inning of 58 off just 48 balls before he got run-out on the last ball of the inning.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:36

Wenger's own future is the subject of much discussion, with his contract set to expire in a couple of weeks with no news regarding a new deal as of yet. The average life expectancy of a manager is 18 months. Alexis Sanchez increased Arsenal's advantage in the 27th minute, but by the time Everton's Romelu Lukaku reduced the deficit with a 58th minute penalty, it was already clear results elsewhere had conspired against Wenger.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:55

Bradley's shot from the left wing - off a play designed by coach Brad Stevens - bounced on the rim four times before going down. "We've got guys that have chips on their shoulders", Stevens added. It was an intense moment made odd by the fact that a Cavs fan would heckle James for an off night when James is the one who delivered Cleveland a championship last June.

by | May 25, 2017 | 08:54

They scored two lucky goals. The team then took to Twitter to display a photo of the winning squad wearing their medals and holding a sign that read: "Manchester - A City United". Ajax hogged the ball for the rest of the match but rarely looked like getting past Manchester United . "You have to control the game, you have to delay the changes, bring in players step by step".

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:03

The Cavaliers now lead the Eastern Conference finals 2-1. While down 16% from what the final game of the Eastern Conference finals scored last May 27, the strong delivering Western Conference finals have been an overall victor for the Disney-owned sports cabler with a 4.7 MM rating over the Warriors four-game sweep.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:17

Previous year he averaged 9.8 points per game and helped lead the Jayhawks to the Elite Eight. He announced the decision on Instagram. Wednesday was the deadline for players who did not hire an agent to withdraw from the draft process and still maintain eligibility for the 2017-18 college basketball season.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:36

Nadal will face holder Djokovic - a walkover victor against Kei Nishikori - next as he bids for a fifth title at the ATP Masters 1000 event in his home capital. The pair served up a sizzling second set, especially in the seventh game when Nadal finally broke the Belgian for a second time in the set at the fourth attempt after sensational rallies which had spectators in the Caja Magica rising to their feet in appreciation.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:18

KYLE LARSON , No. 42 Target Chevrolet (Runner-Up): "We had a dominant vehicle most of the race". "It seemed like that was kind of the theme of the night: Once a guy kind of got out front, that was it", Busch said. "I'm looking forward to this weekend, for sure, in our debut with our M&M'S Caramel vehicle", Busch said. Larson eventually finished second and made some vulgar comments about it.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:32

It means the third trophy and going back to the Champions League and winning a European trophy and playing Super League in Macedonia in August and means for the club the last piece of the puzzle. "I am so happy to see the boys with the crutches with the trophy and now I am on holiday". United only managed seven shots on goal, but four of those were on target and two hit the back of the net.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:49

For years, the National Football League set limits on how players could celebrate after a touchdown and for how long. A taxing, 6-6 tie between the Seahawks and Cardinals in late October previous year served as one of the stronger arguments in favor of a shorter 10-minute overtime period.