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by | May 25, 2017 | 17:27

CLEVELAND Kyrie Irving gritted his teeth, tightened up his left sneaker and hopped to his feet. Add a 44-point blowout in Game 2 to the mix, along with the loss of their leading scorer and the Celtics weren't given even a tiny glimpse of a chance against a team comprised of stars.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:25

The Indians topped the Reds, 3-2. Santana fielded it cleanly, fired a bullet to Lindor and then got back to first base for the throw. After just missing a homer in Monday's series opener when his 428-foot blast sailed foul, Encarnacion reached the left field bleachers with a fair ball on Tuesday for a two-run home run, his eighth of the season.

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:35

On the strength of 14 straight points from Irving, the Cavaliers came all the way back from a double-digit deficit early in the second half and took an 87-80 lead over the Celtics after the third quarter. Cleveland entered the final stanza after a 40-point third quarter. "Our preparation for this series was going against a team with Isaiah", James said after Game 4.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:37

Djokovic confirmed former world No 1 Agassi would join his coaching team in the build-up to the French Open , which starts at the end of the month. However, he doesn't have any coaching experience. Simply to attract Agassi is a serious feat, because this is a man who opened his autobiography with the words: "I hate tennis, hate it with a dark and secret passion, and I always have".

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:27

More than half of Americans disagree with President Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, according to a Fox News poll released Wednesday. Rep. Adam Schiff of California told reporters at a breakfast Wednesday that Flynn has declined to provide materials to the committee. Separately, a group of Democrats on the House Financial Services Committee, said on Wednesday they had asked Deutsche Bank to provide information on whether any accounts connected to Trump have ties to ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:09

The course plays in and out of dense forests with several holes abutting the scenic marsh wetlands, which are an offshoot from the nearby Skidaway River. Poulter was also delighted with the changes to the course . I think that's a healthy thing for our society. Deer Creek, which will host the Savannah Golf Championship and the next wave of PGA TOUR stars, was originally built by Tom Fazio in 1991, with the famed architect returning in 2009 to modernize the course via an expansive ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:56

A guttural roar of "Manchester, Manchester" thundered around the Friends Arena at the full-time whistle. "We are very happy". United likely won't be the only team interested in Griezmann if Atletico decides to sell him over the summer, but the Manchester club does have a need for an attacking player with his skill set.

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:33

She then put it online with the caption "if I can't unsee this then you can't either". She claimed that she meant to send the offensive picture - which also showed a selfie of the petite model covering her mouth with her hand seemingly in horror - in a private message to a friend but accidentally posted it publicly.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:07

Premier League champion Chelsea has called off its victory parade because of the attack in Manchester. "I haven't got a plan to stop him!" The league-winning manager warned Chelsea against complacency, saying that Arsenal are the favourites for the clash as they are looking to the Cup to turn their season from a failure to a success.

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:23

James finished with a mere 11 points on 4-for-13 shooting for a rare night, with many people feeling the superstar player simply "disengaged" from the game. The series resumes Tuesday night at Quicken Loans Arena before returning to Boston on Thursday for a Game 5 that didnt appear necessary until the Celtics stormed back from 21 down and won when Avery Bradleys 3-pointer danced an Irish jig on the rim before falling with 0.01 seconds left.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:23

LeBron James' frustrating night kept going after one of the worst playoff games of his splendid career. Avery Bradley ...for the Game 3 WIN!@ celtics cut series to 2-1, defeat @cavs 111-108. Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue said James was in "good spirits" when they spoke. Irving led all scorers in the first half with 18 points. The victory in itself wasn't as shocking as the fact that the team was coming off having been downed by 44 points at home in Game 2 with point guard Isaiah Thomas, ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:57

Pogba scored first at the 18th minute to put Manchester United on the board, then a second goal from Henrikh Mkhitaryan sealed the English side's fate in the wake of the city's recent tragedy. Does this cup make the city of Manchester a little bit happier? It came as no surprise that United's players were able to impose themselves over such inexperienced opponents, with Pogba - the world's most expensive player - standing out.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:01

According to Cleveland head coach Tyronn Lue, there's a reason for this. Lue's comment is interesting, since the Warriors are unanimously considered a better team than the Celtics . "At the end of the day, I think we put in a lot of good basketball (in Cleveland)", Stevens said. And don't forget his classic Game 4 no-show against Dallas in the 2011 Finals, when he totaled just eight points.

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:18

He limped noticeably as he returned to his locker in the Jays clubhouse and it's obviously not the type of injury to rush a return. Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki (hamstring), third baseman Josh Donaldson (calf) and catcher Russell Martin (left shoulder) also are on the DL for Toronto (13-21).

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:56

Oh, LeBron was just fine, scoring 34 points in Cleveland's 112-99 victory against the Celtics , but it was Kyrie Irving's 42 points that reminded everyone the Cavaliers aren't just The King and His Court. Irving kept the game close until halftime with 12 points. Not only did he score just 11 points, including none in the fourth quarter, but things got worse after the game when he had a confrontation with a fan and took a shot at a Cleveland radio host for only asking questions after ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:19

He scored just 11 points - zero in the final 16 minutes - as the Cleveland Cavaliers blew a 21-point lead and lost 111-108 to Boston in the Eastern Conference finals. J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert both followed Jae Crowder after an off-ball screen, leaving Bradley wide open. James accepted responsibility afterward, saying simply "I didn't have it" during a postgame news conference that was preceded by a run-in with a heckling fan in the hallway.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:27

And, as I said, it continues at apace. Two men were arrested in Manchester Thursday morning in connection with Monday's lethal terror attack at the Ariana Grande concert which claimed the lives of at least 22 people and injured scores more.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:15

The chatter about an NBA Finals' matchup of two teams with unblemished playoff records is gone, but the challenge from the Celtics has sharpened the focus of the defending champs. But if Games 3 and 4 are any indication, it won't be easy. He stayed on the floor for a few moments before sitting up and re-tying his sneaker. The Celtics are also guarding against ending their season by having to watch the Cavs celebrate a conference title on their home floor.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:45

Manchester United must beat Ajax in the Europa League final to be able to attract Antoine Griezmann, according to Sky Sports News HQ . If Manchester United are successful in their Europa League final against Ajax, they'll also have the Super Cup against either Real Madrid or Juventus to contend with on August 8th.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:08

I would expect at least one of those to flip in Game 4, so the Cavaliers will win, 116-103. The Golden State Warriors are back in the NBA Finals for the third straight year after sweeping the San Antonio Spurs , 129-115, on Monday, May 22 (Tuesday in Manila) in the best-of-7 Western Conference Finals.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:33

That's the question on the lips of fans from Manchester City and Liverpool , who finished in the Premier League top four. "We left the best until last, it was all or nothing, if we'd lost and not got into the Champions League the fans and directors wouldn't have been happy".

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:38

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. Where was Al Michaels, who made the legendary call for the legendary Olympic hockey game in Lake Placid in 1980, when we needed him last night in Cleveland , calling the shots for TNT? He also struggled mightily in Game 3, scoring only 11 points after averaging almost 35 points in the previous 10 playoff games this season, all Cavs ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:35

But Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue expected Boston to battle to the end. It was an uncharacteristically passive performance by James. While Love still scored a good bit of points, he also showed his continued weakness at guarding the pick and roll.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:07

Goalkeeper David de Gea is once again being linked with Real Madrid, Mourinho's former club, while veteran midfielder Michael Carrick and club captain Wayne Rooney may have played their final games for United. "We focused on the football match, which I think we played really well and the boys deserve this moment". United became only the fifth club - after Juventus, Ajax , Bayern Munich and Chelsea - to have won the Champions League, the Europa League and the now defunct European Cup ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:24

British police said the suspect they arrested on Wednesday, was carrying a package which was being examined. In Libya, authorities arrested Abedi's father and younger brother. U.K.is criticizing US officials for leaking sensitive information about the Manchester concert bombing. May said Abedi was born and raised in Britain and security officials said he was of Libyan descent.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:38

The more contrite apology followed remarks he had made in the locker room following the slur in which he had called it "part of the game". He will forfeit about $6,066 of his $550,000 salary and pay an undisclosed fine. In 2012, the Blue Jays suspended shortstop Yunel Escobar for three games after Escobar took the field with a Spanish homophobic slur written on his eye black.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:20

Every so often, that pays off and one of them does for him what he frequently does for them . James finished with just 11 points and did not score at all in the final 16 minutes of the game as Boston pushed back from a 21-point deficit.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:17

Among five starts here, he has not missed any cuts and has placed in the top ten 60% of the time. Former U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell is playing for the first time. Billy Horschel , victor last week , is back alongside Paul Casey and Brandt Snedeker . "I think the scare is behind us", Palmer said Tuesday.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:17

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry stands on stage during the trophy presentation after the Warrios 129-115 win over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, Monday, May 22, 2017, in San An.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:29

We know it's coming."We've got to figure out how to be better than them in Game 4", James said.Why did the Celtics only score 86 points? Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue called it "a weird game, a weird-feeling game". "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. It was the first time in his career that James had four fouls in the first half, and it hamstrung the Cavaliers.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:24

Numeric Investors LLC now owns 27,900 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $1,891,000 after buying an additional 6,700 shares during the period. During the same quarter past year, the firm posted $1.58 EPS. The business's revenue was up 2.0% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts had on average forecast earnings of $1.80, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S data.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:41

The officials suggested trust had been "breached" and the investigation had been "undermined". "This damage is even greater when it involves unauthorized disclosure of potential evidence in the middle of a major counter terrorism investigation ".

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:22

He had previously found the net in four away fixtures, against Zorya Luhansk, Saint-Etienne, Rostov and Anderlecht, in addition to also scoring in the home leg against Anderlecht. "For all the players, this was the first final", he said. "I think not. Honestly, I think not", he told Sport TV. "We need that second step, possibly the third one".

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:45

City might not have won a trophy this season, but the players finally look like they've fully adjusted to Guardiola's system. Despite his misgivings about City's chances against the top clubs in Europe next season, the manager was relieved to have secured third place in the Premier League and so avoided a qualifying round.

by | May 25, 2017 | 15:32

And Henderson thinks Liverpool having 16 more points in their kitty this term than last season clearly shows that the club are getting better and are significantly improving, with the midfielder saying that the players have taken on board manager Jurgen Klopp's ideas.