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Sports Hart top of Man Utd wishlist to replace De Gea
Author: 0 Hart top of Man Utd wishlist to replace De Gea

Barcelona come in second at $3.64 billion, followed by Liga Santander and Champions League winners Real Madrid at $3.58 billion. I don't want De Gea to go anywhere and neither does any other United fan and if we can keep him as well as sign four top players then we'll be in such a strong position to compete on all fronts next season.

Author: 0 State of Origin Game One Recap - Record Blue bashing at Suncorp

Malone told AdNews ratings were affected by the dominance of the Blues in the second half, particularly when they scored three unanswered tries in quick succession. "This was both. You were getting closer to the players than ever before by knowing things like how fast they were travelling and also innovation in terms being able to tap into Global Positioning System trackers in real time", Malone said.

Sports Svitolina advances to French Open quarterfinals
Author: 0 Svitolina advances to French Open quarterfinals

After her stunning turnaround, Halep said: "It will be very different against Pliskova , a very different match than today, it's going to come like the ball machine. She will now play either Elina Svitolina of Ukraine or qualifier Petra Martic from Croatia for a place in the semi-finals. What also helps the second seed is that it is arguably Halep who is the most error prone of the two, meaning she could get several free points.

Sports Road trip: Fans assist House after missed flight
Author: 0 Road trip: Fans assist House after missed flight

That the journey of the seventh-year cornerback hitching a almost 300-mile ride from Minneapolis happened in the dead of night added to an already freakish story. The odyssey began as Johnson was scrolling through his Twitter feed at his home in Eau Claire before calling it a night. This is not the first time a Packers player has had to make alternate travel plans on the fly just to get to an offseason workout in time.

Sports Predators beat Penguins 4-1, even Final at 2-2
Author: 0 Predators beat Penguins 4-1, even Final at 2-2

We've got to go home and win a game", Crosby said. Pittsburgh is still not sure if Matt Murray or Marc-Andre Fleury is their go-to goalie . When people started throwing Cat Fish on the ice during the games I thought to myself "poor fish he didn't hurt anyone, but I wonder what's gonna happen when they win" well I found out really fast.

Author: 0 Durant, Curry spark Warriors win, record win streak at 14

We're hungry". In Game 3 a year ago, the Cavaliers rebounded in front of an emotional home crowd - "we got back to playing our game", LeBron said , after two games of everyone telling him and his team they were bad - and all of a sudden, Steve Kerr was saying his team played soft ("They just punched us right in the mouth") and Curry was already getting exhausted by questions speculating that he was hurt.

Author: 0 Benintendi hits two homers as Red Sox earn split in Baltimore

He has not earned a win since May 7. Obviously, the Red Sox anticipated a dip in their home run numbers after the retirement of David Ortiz who hit 38 homers himself last season. "I just tried to be too quick, tried to put a ideal throw, and I messed it up", Pena said. "When everyone is kind of in a good place, that's the kind of offense you're going to see", said Mark Trumbo , who started the outburst with a two-run drive in the first inning.

Sports Tyronn Lue says no major changes for Cavs for Game 3
Author: 0 Tyronn Lue says no major changes for Cavs for Game 3

Asked if he meant to swap Shumpert for Smith in Wednesday's Game 3 at Quicken Loans Arena, Lue said, "I'm not doing it". Shumpert has done next to nothing on the offensive end for these playoffs, but he can be solid on the ball and looked inspired on that end in parts of Game 2.

Sports Penguins head home upbeat despite 0-fer in Nashville
Author: 0 Penguins head home upbeat despite 0-fer in Nashville

It was his first goal in the Final since 2009, but it wasn't almost enough. A couple of clutch saves by Rinne early in the second period set the stage for the Predators to take the lead on Gaudreau's wraparound, which was reviewed to be sure the puck had entirely crossed the goal line.

Sports Draymond Green laughs off Magic Johnson's claim about sweeping Warriors
Author: 0 Draymond Green laughs off Magic Johnson's claim about sweeping Warriors

As far as Magic Johnson is concerned, there's no comparison to the "Showtime" Lakers, and he believes his championship squads would have swept Golden State. So there was a lot of bitterness that had really built up by the time we played them in "84". The most heated debate has included the '95-96 Bulls and whether these Warriors could take down that record-setting team led by Michael Jordan .

Author: 0 Tired talk: LeBron dunks idea he's worn out guarding Durant

Coming to a tough environment, we knew it was going to be tough, but they won the first two games. But if LeBron isn't going to cover Durant to conserve energy then who can he cover on the Warriors to get a breather? "We get a chance to go home now to our home crowd where we play well, also".

Author: 0 Murray reaches semifinals of French Open

Carreno Busta, who was making his first last-eight appearance at a grand slam, received medical treatment at the end of the opening set before promptly retiring following an anguished scream. Because, for example, in London at the Masters, I couldn't continue the way of the first set.' About the upcoming semifinals match against Rafael Nadal , Thiem said: 'First of all it's great for me to be in the semifinals again, to defend that .

Sports Liverpool considering Keita Balde Diao move — In Focus
Author: 0 Liverpool considering Keita Balde Diao move — In Focus

Salah has emerged as a serious target for Klopp as the BBC reported towards the end of last week that Liverpool had seen an opening £28m bid rejected by Roma for the attacker. The 22-year-old scored eight times and registered seven assists in his 31 league appearances in the Bundesliga this term, helping Leipzig secure an automatic Champions League qualification place.

Sports Sportswriter loses job after 'disrespectful' Indy 500 tweet
Author: 0 Sportswriter loses job after 'disrespectful' Indy 500 tweet

The concerns of a failure occurring, despite being expected by most, had been raised earlier in the race when his team mate, Ryan Hunter-Reay's engine, gave up on lap 140. The organisation is unbelievable. Hunter-Reay led 28 laps and was a strong contender late. "So I was pleased, very pleased, that competing at the Indy 500 was his dream, it's been part of McLaren's history".

Sports Gronk confident he's ready for 2017 season
Author: 0 Gronk confident he's ready for 2017 season

The last time he appeared in all 16 regular-season games was 2011. So, I love to put in the work, love the challenge sometimes. I guess we will cross that bridge when we get there is probably the best way to put it. Players don't come to me and I don't treat them for injuries. "It's your career, so you're obviously thinking about it a bit, but I mean with OTAs and everything going on, there's plenty to think about with that", Garoppolo said, though admitting he thinks about his future "from ...

Author: 0 Warriors Take 2-0 Lead over Cavaliers

That wasn't "Truth Juice", as Paul Pierce called it, that gave the recently-retired forward the television muscles to announce on Sunday that Kevin Durant, and not LeBron James , is the best player in the world. No other player has more than two. And the Cavs can't afford him taking just six shots in the second half after making eight of his first 12. "His defense was wonderful, and we needed it".

Author: 0 Land Rover BAR face New Zealand in the last four

Peter Burling will have Ben Ainslie in his sights, with two races today to begin to cement their place against the victor of the second semi-final tie - Artemis v Team Japan. Team NZ were ruled to have crossed the race boundary, incurring a two-length penalty. Two losses to Artemis Racing demonstrate obvious weaknesses, and Jimmy Spithill will have to ensure his team keep sharp and ready as they wait to discover their official challenger.

Author: 0 Djokovic and Nadal matches postponed because of rain

He added that he thinks "quite probably" the semifinals will be No. 1 vs. Ostapenko is the first woman from Latvia to make it to a Grand Slam semifinal in the professional era. The forecast calls for showers to return. It was a wet and windy start to the afternoon at the French Open as Tuesday's early quarterfinal action was washed out.

Author: 0 Warriors take 2-0 series lead in NBA Finals

Or for Zaza Pachulia to be tall. The Warriors have outscored Cleveland by 41 points through two games. His personal record against James before becoming a Warrior was 4-17, including the 2012 Finals, in which James and the Miami Heat defeated the Thunder in five games - despite Durant posting individual numbers generally superior to those of James.

Author: 0 Subban: 'We're going to win the next game'

Guentzel's five game-winners are a new National Hockey League rookie record, passing Chris Drury (Colorado, 1999) and Claude Lemieux (Montreal, 1986). The Penguins won that one, 5-3, right? And it was once again led by the baby-faced son of a coach who has no problem shouldering the responsibility of playing alongside star Sidney Crosby.

Sports Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori French Open quarterfinals match preview
Author: 0 Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori French Open quarterfinals match preview

Andy Murray demonstrates the wonderful and stable game during the French Open tournament. "It was a bad tragedy in London, and also in Manchester, only six or seven days ago". The one-sided victory was her 13th in 14 matches since reuniting with Cahill after the pair briefly split following a heated player-coach on-court exchange in Miami in March.

Author: 0 Steve Kerr marvels at Kevin Durant's 'amazing' defense

Durant looks like the best player in the world. Eleven months after ripping out Oklahoma City's hearts by leaving the Thunder for the Warriors , Durant has a chance to break Cleveland's . The Warriors' Thompson, a woeful 3-for-16 in Game 1 , went 8-for-12 from the field and hit his first four three pointers of the Finals on Sunday in Golden State's win.

Author: 0 Predators beat Penguins, 4-1, even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2

That proved to be a critical momentum swing, given that Pittsburgh had been carrying the play but couldn't break through against Rinne , who was excellent again after two so-so outings to open the series. On top of that, the Predators helped hold Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin without a shot on goal for the first time in their lengthy careers in the same playoff game.

Author: 0 Kohli in awe of Yuvraj's performance against Pakistan

He added, "Despite having lot of talent Pakistan will continue to fall behind India in cricket unless our cricket structure is revised". From that regard we have a side where a few youngsters have come in and are gradually getting towards strengthening their careers for India.

Sports Troubled sleep, then a French Open dream for Bacsinszky
Author: 0 Troubled sleep, then a French Open dream for Bacsinszky

She was, though, up against a teenager for the third time this tournament, and she had needed three sets to come through the previous two, Jaimee Fourlis and Catherine Bellis. It was more than three hours before play resumes, and when it did Mladenovic fought off that break point to nose into the lead, then broke herself for a 3-1 advantage.

Sports Ronaldo leads Real Madrid's Champions League celebrations
Author: 0 Ronaldo leads Real Madrid's Champions League celebrations

CRISTIANO RONALDO is still in party-mode following Real Madrid's Champions League triumph over Juventus on Saturday. It was the team's sixth title since the competition's new format was created in 1992, two more than Barcelona. When the stars didn't play, the youngsters did and they did well. "He (Zidane) can spend his life at Madrid; he's a person that all us Madridistas have to thank".

Author: 0 Australia denied Champions Trophy against Bangladesh

After 83-1 in the 16th over chasing 182, Australia would have fancied their chances to win by a bigger margin. Regulations state 20 overs must be completed to activate the Duckworth-Lewis method, which would nearly certainly have ruled in Australia's favor, but only 16 were played meaning the points were shared.

Author: 0 Luck and flawless tennis sends Nishikori to French Open QF

Bacsinszky nearly dropped her serve but held on and won the match when Mladenovic hit a forehand wide. It is the 10th time in the last 12 grand slams that the Swiss, the victor here in 2015, has reached the last eight. Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber, who sealed the year-end No. 1 rankings a year ago, will receive their awards from the International Tennis Federation at the Pavillon Cambon Capucines in downtown Paris .

Sports Beltre's injury dampens Rangers' win over Mets
Author: 0 Beltre's injury dampens Rangers' win over Mets

Mets starter Jacob deGrom (4-3) pitched only four innings for the second straight start. "I don't really know how close I was to it". "Like I said last time". Gee gave up eight hits - including three homers - and four walks while retiring just 10 hitters. Jared Hoying robbed Jay Bruce of a home run in the third inning.

Author: 0 Cavs not looking to slow down pace of Finals with Warriors

Blown out in Games 1 and 2 by the Golden State Warriors , looking for something to change in the first home game before the series is over for all intents and purposes. Irving has averaged 21.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 4.5 assists, below or just at his playoff averages. He wants to prepare them for what can happen.

Author: 0 Are Warriors' stars Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant friends?

At the rate the 2017 NBA Finals are going, the Cavs might ask the league to make this series a best-of-19 instead of seven. 'I'm not it's for us to debate, ' Curry said. There's freedom offensively, and we have some freedom defensively, and we're good at it". "We know this is far from over". That isn't limited to athletes.

Author: 0 Manchester United to make £157m Cristiano Ronaldo offer?

The Portuguese superstar left Manchester United in 2009 and whilst his career has reached new heights, the post Sir Alex Ferguson era at Old Trafford has not been as successful. The Portuguese newspaper reports that these clubs would "lose their heads for the best player in the world". Cristiano Ronaldo says he feels as young as ever after guiding Real Madrid to a record 12th triumph in the European competition.

Author: 0 Warriors cruise to 2-0 lead in Kerr's return

We're plain and simple going to have to play better". The Warriors , on the other hand, have gotten key contributions from their four All-Stars: Curry, Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green , as well as from players like Livingston, Andre Iguodala and Zaza Pachulia at times to set an National Basketball Association record with 14 straight postseason wins.

Sports Defoe confirms medical at Bournemouth
Author: 0 Defoe confirms medical at Bournemouth

During his time with the North-East outfit, Defoe has scored 37 goals in 93 appearances in all competitions. Defoe is back in the England squad aged 34 after notching 15 goals for Sunderland , who agreed to a relegation release clause in his contract that allows him to leave the club for free.

Author: 0 Playing Smart To Avoid Warriors Spurts — Cavaliers Focus

It's a different game altogether. It's the same situation again. For what it's worth, no team has ever recovered from a 3-0 deficit in the National Basketball Association playoffs. Tristan Thompson added 14. If not for some costly turnovers in Game 2, the Warriors could have put up 150 points on the Cavs. "We definitely have a sense of what they're capable of", Love said.