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Author: 0 Brook will face Spence Jr. in front of his hometown fans

Brook's eye was swollen and nearly completely closed when he took a knee in the penultimate round. After the fight Spence confirmed in the post-fight press conference that Brook congratulated him as one of the very first things he said to him once the bout ended.

Sports ESPN explains why it edited Tiger Woods headshot
Author: 0 ESPN explains why it edited Tiger Woods headshot

Woods told police he takes several prescription medications, according to the report . Initial reactions viewed Woods' statement as a contradiction to the earlier reports by the police. His police report, obtained and published by several media outlets, said Woods was "co-operative" and "confused". A far different photo emerged Monday, this one from the Palm Beach County jail in Florida after Woods was arrested on a DUI charge.

Sports Rays starter Andriese leaves game at Texas with groin strain
Author: 0 Rays starter Andriese leaves game at Texas with groin strain

Chih-Wei Hu, who was recalled from Triple-A Durham earlier in the day, replaced Andriese. "We know he's a better pitcher than what he showed today, but he did enough to help us win". Tampa Bay Rays Rickie Weeks (8) slaps hands with Steven Souza Jr . His single in the first was his 2,943rd career hit, tying him with Frank Robinson for 34th all-time.

Sports James passes Jordan record
Author: 0 James passes Jordan record

Apart from the fact that Cleveland won the Eastern Conference this game was marked by LeBron James' record-breaking performance. The Celtics never led in any of the games in Boston , trailing by as many as 50 in Game 2 and 39 on Thursday night before both teams emptied their benches.

Sports James passes Jordan record
Author: 0 James passes Jordan record

Apart from the fact that Cleveland won the Eastern Conference this game was marked by LeBron James' record-breaking performance. The Celtics never led in any of the games in Boston , trailing by as many as 50 in Game 2 and 39 on Thursday night before both teams emptied their benches.

Sports Hales plays key role in England win
Author: 0 Hales plays key role in England win

The parthersnips we built gave us the best opportunity to get a par score and beyond. Ben Stokes suffered a pain in knee during England's match against South Africa . But it was a different matter when Morgan went after Phehlukwayo, off whom he struck 42 of his runs and four of his sixes. Ali's inclusion was probably aided by the fact that all-rounder Ben Stokes was also back in the side Wednesday after a successful stint in the Indian Premier League.

Sports Manchester United outclass Ajax to win Europa League
Author: 0 Manchester United outclass Ajax to win Europa League

Based on pragmatism and humble principles. "So if I say something about my finals - not just European finals but other finals - where I won some and lost some, something that is always present on my teams is we are always very humble". It's all new for them. "It was hard to train yesterday but the manager told us is that the only thing we could do is win this for them". A minute's silence was held before the game, which turned into applause, in honour of the 22 people killed and 64 ...

Author: 0 Departing Chelsea captain John Terry taking week to decide future

For this reason, we must find motivation and find in ourselves the right anger. "I am really confident in this group of players that they will kick on". Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has been named Premier League manager of the year by the League Managers Association at their 25th annual awards dinner on Monday night.

Author: 0 Dillon earns 1st win at Coca-Cola 600

Johnson seemed poised to conserve fuel and cruise to his 13th Charlotte victory, but the seven-time champion ran out of fuel on the backstretch with just two laps to go, resulting in a disappointing 17th-place finish. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. "He is a super teammate". "I could see him saving". Truex Jr. dominated the field all night by leading 233 laps, but could not catch up to Dillon, who stayed out when drivers hit pit road with ...

Sports James Milner targets Liverpool trophies after top-four spot
Author: 0 James Milner targets Liverpool trophies after top-four spot

Last week a report claimed to name the five targets Liverpool wanted to sign this summer, but ahead of any potential arrivals, the club's deputy captain Milner wants anyone keen to sign to respect the Anfield ethos. "It's very unusual because, for 75 points, we are only one point short". "We just need to keep improving and adapt to any side, the "bigger" teams or so-called lesser sides".

Author: 0 Wolff: Vettel win not 'orchestrated' by Ferrari

Yesterday, we had so much to offer but we got our chance today. We are under no illusion that we are not flawless and have still got areas to improve on. "But if you don't believe what you have been told and how it will work, it will become very complicated at some point", Raikkonen said. He had been called in first for his pitstop and released into traffic, losing precious time while Vettel stayed out for five laps more and banged in a series of quick laps before pitting and then coming ...

Sports Posey avoids
Author: 0 Posey avoids "big guys tumbling" in Nats-Giants brawl

Both players were booted for the rest of the game. Strickland drilled Harper with a pitch, presumably retaliation for Harper pimping a home run in the 2014 NLDS off Strickland, because pitchers have memories like elephants and never forget.

Sports Guptill, Williamson find form in high-scoring warm-up
Author: 0 Guptill, Williamson find form in high-scoring warm-up

Kane Williamson will be looking to test his team's strengths and weaknesses against Sri Lanka on Tuesday. "Corey and Broomy [Neil Broom] then did a fantastic job to see us home". Opting to bowl, New Zealand bowlers were hammered all over the park with Trent Boult leaking runs. There have been a lot of benefits and a lot of positives in the last two games that we can take through towards the Champions Trophy .

Author: 0 Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will win the NBA Finals

LeBron James has worked. One way or another, we will always know when Draymond in on the court. Many NBA teams, particularly the Cavaliers, have been criticized for resting star players during the regular season. "But if it's you, it's a big problem". And if Thompson and Iguodala are successful at making winning plays for them throughout it, the second title in three years they seek should be theirs.

Author: 0 US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers

After the first day of round-robin qualifiers Team USA were tied atop the standings with Britain's Land Rover BAR , both on three points. Artemis came back on form in their second match to hand Oracle their first loss in Race 10.

Sports John Terry's orchestrated Stamford Bridge send-off strikes a bum note with some
Author: 0 John Terry's orchestrated Stamford Bridge send-off strikes a bum note with some

It was supposed to be his last kick in the blue of Chelsea but he returned two years later. This is a Premier League fixture. Stamford Bridge erupted in celebration on Sunday as departing Chelsea captain John Terry lifted the Premier League trophy in Antonio Conte's record-breaking first season in charge, but the carnival atmosphere had a bitter-sweet edge.

Author: 0 Coach Luciano Spalletti leaving Roma

Rather than delaying the inevitable, the club issued an official press release a few hours ago, making official what we've long suspected, that Luciano Spalletti has left AS Roma , the club he professed to love coaching upon his return in January of 2016.

Sports The Cavaliers stink without LeBron James, except in Game 4
Author: 0 The Cavaliers stink without LeBron James, except in Game 4

For a half , it seemed like anything was possible. A brief scare occurred with 1:45 left in the third, when he scored on a layup but remained down, wincing and holding his ankle. We've made a lot of mistakes that you can't make at this stage. I've witnessed his work with Boys & Girls clubs, building basketball courts in less fortunate areas like where we grew up in like Brooklyn here, reaching back and giving out opportunities - he's a dedicated family man who married his childhood ...

Sports Mercurial Kyrgios marches past Kohlschreiber in French Open
Author: 0 Mercurial Kyrgios marches past Kohlschreiber in French Open

Seventh seed Johanna Konta was knocked out of the French Open against Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei in the first round on Tuesday. In fact, perhaps not since Nicolas Pietrangelli lost that French Open first round match in 1957 to Australian Mal Anderson had such claycourt momentum been halted.

Sports MSU football will not renew Blackwell's contract
Author: 0 MSU football will not renew Blackwell's contract

His contract - set to originally expire on March 31 - had been extended in each of the past two months , a common practice for a suspended employee. Blackwell, previously a high school coach in the Detroit area, was hired by coach Mark Dantonio in August 2013 to work in recruiting operations. Prior to joining the Spartan football staff he ran a series of football camps.

Sports Steve Kerr says he's not planning to coach Game 1 of Finals
Author: 0 Steve Kerr says he's not planning to coach Game 1 of Finals

He finished the game with 35 points, booking his seventh straight finals appearance as the reigning champion Cavs wrapped up a 4-1 victory over the Celtics in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals . star Kyrie Irving plays for the Cavaliers. August 1949 - National Basketball League (NBL) teams join the BAA, to become the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Sports Phil Jones: This season proves Man Utd on way back
Author: 0 Phil Jones: This season proves Man Utd on way back

Here's are the five players most likely to depart United ahead of next season. His situation at Old Trafford is unlikely to get any better with Mourinho planning to bring in more attacking players. Martial, who single-handedly saved United's season previous year was seen warming the bench or playing out of position. They must be able to make up that points difference.

Author: 0 Cavs postpone thought of Warriors, 'stress'

Known as " Wilt the Stilt", the athletic, 7-foot-1 Chamberlain led the league in scoring his first seven seasons, shattering National Basketball Association scoring records and changing the National Basketball Association style of play forever.

Sports Bears Cut Former USC QB Shaw
Author: 0 Bears Cut Former USC QB Shaw

Former South Carolina quarterback Connor Shaw was looking for a new National Football League team at one point Tuesday, then was right back in Chicago. There is no reason to only carry three quarterbacks this short into the season. Shaw remains on the Bears' 90-man roster for the time being. If the injury to Sanchez lingers into the preseason, it would be time to start taking notice.

Sports Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game 5 live stream
Author: 0 Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game 5 live stream

The Boston Celtics need a win tonight in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals to keep their season alive. "You have two playmaking bigs in Kelly and Al [Horford], whether you play through the post or play through the seams". Irving hit three triples in the third quarter, and each of them were filthy. Points Kyrie Irving scored in the third quarter, half of his career play-off high total of 42.

Sports French Open 2017: Andy Murray overcomes wobble to beat Andrey Kuznetsov
Author: 0 French Open 2017: Andy Murray overcomes wobble to beat Andrey Kuznetsov

Chasing a lob that looked certain to win the point, Murray somehow hooked it back over his shoulder, Kuznetsov netted the smash and the top seed went on to win 6-4 4-6 6-2 6-0. "I do think that ideally we would have spent more time together". Lokoli later said Klizan was the one who did not respect him because he kept simulating injuries throughout their match.

Sports 2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova wins return from knife attack
Author: 0 2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova wins return from knife attack

Kerber had only four winners and 12 unforced errors in the first set and didn't even earn a break point until the last game, which Makarova won, anyway. The assailant also hasn't been caught and the fearless WTA player has continued on her quest to come back on her own terms, knowing that her attacker is still out there somewhere.

Sports Buster Posey Told By Giants To 'Stay Out Of Pile'
Author: 0 Buster Posey Told By Giants To 'Stay Out Of Pile'

Both Harper and Strickland may be facing suspensions for the incident, but Major League Baseball could come down harder on Strickland if a home run three years ago played a part in intentionally hitting someone. "I mean, I hope not", he said. The point is, this was as selfish as a player could act, and, whatever theory you want to believe as to why Buster Posey didn't intervene after the pitch, his reaction amounted to disapproval.

Author: 0 Ducks F Rakell out for Game 5

The 23-year-old center has seven points in 15 playoff games, almost as many as he had in the entire regular season (10). Playing without their top two centers, Ryan Johansen and Mike Fisher , the Predators delivered a spirited effort Saturday night in Anaheim to reclaim the series lead.

Author: 0 Southgate did not speak to Rooney before omission

Lewin, who spent six years with England until his departure last year, was named as West Ham's new head of medical services on Tuesday. "You want your players playing in the biggest possible games". Southgate, who is looking to find his best squad ahead of the 2018 World Cup, has hinted that Rooney needs to leave Old Trafford this summer if he wants to enjoy a future with the Three Lions.

Sports Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England
Author: 0 Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

England coach Trevor Bayliss accepted the Yorkshireman could force his way in come the Champions Trophy , telling Sky Sports: "He's doing everything he possibly can do". "The umpires felt the condition of the ball changed", de Villiers said, "in a way, making me feel that we are responsible". The impressive Rabada, who ended with 4/39, continued his stranglehold over England opener Jason Roy to set the ball rolling but it was Parnell who dealt the critical blows.

Sports Jeb Bush no longer interested in buying Marlins
Author: 0 Jeb Bush no longer interested in buying Marlins

Bush has great respect for Derek Jeter , and Derek remains a great friend. "And he's looking forward to a great rest of the season for the Marlins ". Last week, SportsBusiness Journal's Daniel Kaplan tweeted that the Romney group had recently reached out to Jeter to try and persuade him to " dump " Bush.

Sports India beat New Zealand by 45 runs in warm-up tie
Author: 0 India beat New Zealand by 45 runs in warm-up tie

With Martin Guptill completing a stint with the Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League the Black Caps were looking for someone to get their innings of to a flyer and they looked to the keeper for the triangular series in Ireland . "During those years our aim was to avoid humiliating losses". "We have put in a lot this series but this was a hiccup", Morgan said . "We have got to be realistic", said Nafees, architect of their only Champions Trophy win so far, against Zimbabwe in the ...

Author: 0 Officers found Woods asleep at the wheel

Woods is said to have also failed a field sobriety test administered by the officers who found him. The police report for Tiger Woods' DUI arrest has been released, and it appears his claim that alcohol wasn't involved might be correct.

Author: 0 Police report: Tiger Woods' BAC .000, found asleep at the wheel

The affidavit was released a day after Woods spent almost four hours in the Palm Beach County jail on a DUI charge. Woods wins the Las Vegas Invitational for his first PGA Tour victory in his fifth professional start. The 14-time major champion blamed his arrest on a reaction to a mixture of prescription medication he has been taking, insisting in an apology to fans that alcohol was not involved in the incident.

Sports Bale and Isco can play together - Zidane
Author: 0 Bale and Isco can play together - Zidane

But he is expected to be fully fit for the final in Cardiff . Since the European Cup was rebranded and expanded into the Champions League in 1992, no team has been capable of defending the trophy. "I am happy for him and how much he is helping the team in this season finale". They (Bale and Isco ) are both very good players, people talk about one or the other but they can play together, they have played 16 games together.