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Sports Fit-again Rogic scores in big Celtic win
Author: 0 Fit-again Rogic scores in big Celtic win

Celtic are now on 103 points, level with what Martin O'Neill's Cetic side earned when winning the league in the 2001-02 season. The only surprise was that it took 18 minutes for the first goal of the night to arrive, Callum McGregor , Roberts and Emilio Izaguirre all going close before Leigh Griffiths opened the floodgates.

Author: 0 NHL Predators mince Ducks to take series lead

He's now found the back of the net in each of the three games of the series. Four days later, he got his next major goal on an exceptional high shot that appeared to glance off Rinne's mask on the way in. After Game 2, we're still talking about it. Several games of lazy first periods have put the Ducks in multiple holes this season. Being behind isn't a new situation for the Ducks, who lost the first two games of their second-round series against Edmonton but came back to win in seven games.

Author: 0 Champions League spot within Manchester City's grasp

Check out the official Premier League ticket hub . He added: "I've been so lucky to play alongside great players.it was an absolute privilege". "I just want to say thank you to the fans and to everyone - to the owners, the board and everyone at this football club".

Sports West Ham fans mock Tottenham rivals after Lane farewell
Author: 0 West Ham fans mock Tottenham rivals after Lane farewell

Kane, who has now scored against every club in this season's Premier League, added: "What a way to finish". During the 118 years at White Hart Lane , Tottenham won 1101 games, drew 462 and lost 429, scoring 3981 goals and conceding 2325.

Sports Chelsea one 'little step' from title, says Conte
Author: 0 Chelsea one 'little step' from title, says Conte

Considering that the Blues are just one win away from securing the Premier League title, Begovic's current focus is elsewhere. " But this year was maybe even more special, because last year was a very bad year ". A fee worth a reported £500,000 has now been agreed for the highly rated Scotland Under-17 worldwide, who will make his move in the summer. The France worldwide, who is set to win his second top-flight title in as many seasons in England, will be needed at West Brom where ...

Sports Venus Williams Knocks Johanna Konta Out of Italian Open
Author: 0 Venus Williams Knocks Johanna Konta Out of Italian Open

Fifth seed Konta had won her past three encounters with Williams, but the veteran controlled proceedings from the baseline, taking the first set in just over half an hour. It's so even that I felt today like if I didn't play well and concentrated, I could have easily lost this match. Sixth-seed Simona Halep marched past Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-1 4-6 6-0 in the other third-round clash.

Author: 0 Courtois: People were laughing at Chelsea last season

He won a Premier League and FA cup double for the Blues in his debut season. The west London side won the Premier League title with two games to spare after their phenomenal form throughout the 2016-17 campaign. "His way is a back three, that's his forte at Juventus with three league titles on the trot, the Italian national team, how well they did". He took over Jose Mourinhio's team - a team that was struggling.

Author: 0 Pochettino: "We will keep the players that we want to keep"

Spurs manager Mauricio Pocchetino heaped praise on Kane and stressed he was in no mood to sell him to potential bidders. "The team has worked so hard in the last three seasons to settle on principles and play how we play". Firstly, Jamie Vardy was denied before Wilfried Ndidi saw his deflected shot saved well by the Frenchman. 29th min: It had been an open game up for the first half an hour, but Kane made sure to grab the game's first goal and put his side in command.

Author: 0 3 adjustments to make in Game 6 — Washington Wizards

Everyone knows that these teams have disliked each other, and the extra curricular talk has been going on all season long, dating back to the all black dress code for the so called funeral game. " Hopefully, the other guys miss shots like they've been doing ". Still, he chose to accentuate the positive. But if we lock in like we did tonight, limit our turnovers, limit their transition, that gives us the best chance of winning that game.

Sports Kipchoge misses breaking 2 hours by 26 seconds
Author: 0 Kipchoge misses breaking 2 hours by 26 seconds

One of the most coveted frontiers left in athletics was approached so tantalizingly close early Saturday but not broken, with Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge covering a full marathon course in two hours and 24 seconds. "But the performance itself must adhere to the conditions around world records, or it's meaningless". According to Runner's World , which chronicled the process, scientists at Nike's research lab analyzed all kinds of metrics, such as oxygen usage, skin temperature and how ...

Sports Man United not in Europa final yet - Blind
Author: 0 Man United not in Europa final yet - Blind

Rashford also had to be substituted, but Mourinho said that was a result of a problem he carried into the game. "He is a kid who stays after training for half an hour more to practice taking free-kicks and waits for the opportunity". Tonight they were not superior, we were close and it's not impossible (for us to progress). "The free-kick is fantastic and I don't think the goalkeeper has any chance because the shot is very fast".

Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino on the summer transfer window

Could we have gotten back into the game without the dive penalty shout? This summer and next season, we must try to find the way to inspire, to motivate and push them further in our performance and try to find a different way to play. "We are trying to take the best decision to give them rest and at the same time to give the best preparation for next season, because if not we'll struggle again.

Sports Steelers release TE Green, LS Warren after failed physicals
Author: 0 Steelers release TE Green, LS Warren after failed physicals

The concussion cost Green a playoff run. The former Steeler is athletically gifted and was a ideal fit for Pittsburgh's offensive scheme. The Steelers passed at the position entirely, but did sign Orndoff - the Pitt tight end from Waynesburg - after the draft.

Author: 0 Cavaliers advance to Eastern Finals

The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Toronto Raptors in Game 4 of their Eastern Conference Semifinal matchup by a score of 109-102 on Sunday, thus ending the Raptors' 2016-17 season with a series sweep. They proceeded to go 14-7 without their best player ( Kyle Lowry ) and when he returned, we were looking at the best Raptors team we've ever seen. The Cavs have eliminated the Raptors each of the past two years, and this year the series wasn't even close.

Sports Pressure all on United, claims Ajax boss
Author: 0 Pressure all on United, claims Ajax boss

His side will have played 64 matches this season once the Europa League final is done but Souness has no sympathy for Mourinho or his United players. David is the top [keeper] in the world and obviously we want to keep the top [goalie] in the world .

Author: 0 Sharapova vows to 'rise up again' after French Open snub

Bernard Giudicelli, President of the French Tennis Federation (FFT) took to Facebook live to announce the main draw and qualifying wildcards for Roland Garros - with Maria Sharapova receiving neither. In a message posted on her official Twitter page following the news on Tuesday that she would not be granted automatic entry into Roland Garros, Sharapova made no specific reference to the French Open.

Sports NHL: Nashville led the series with
Author: 0 NHL: Nashville led the series with "Anaheim" in the Stanley Cup finals

They werent necessarily the wrong calls. Nick Ritchie's go-ahead goal was the worst of the lot at 17:07 of the second period. For the Predators, it would have been an easy opportunity to throw up their hands and pack it in. A backdoor tap-in from Jakob Silfverberg drew the Ducks even at 2-2 and in tight-shot from Ondrej Kase that hit Rinne twice on its way into the net was the next equalizer at 3-3.

Author: 0 Paul Pierce Thinks Celtics Have To Trade The #1 Overall Pick

On April 5, with the No. 1 seed in the East up in the air, Cleveland won by 23. "It's two completely different situations", the Boston basketball boss said Tuesday night after the team won the NBA draft lottery . "And look what I leave behind for the Celts on my way out #1 pick", Pierce wrote on Twitter , following by some celebratory emojis. The 76ers will pick third, while Phoenix fell two spots and is fourth.

Sports Pochettino staying at Spurs, no buyout clause in contract
Author: 0 Pochettino staying at Spurs, no buyout clause in contract

The Tottenham boss revealed that Dembele has been playing through pain due to a foot injury over the last few matches and will see a specialist following this Sunday's final game of the Premier League season. Head coach Conte had previously suggested that Spurs should have had the edge over his side given that Pochettino is in his third season at White Hart Lane , whereas Conte is in his first in English football.

Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte forced to remain coy over his future

I have time to make the best decision but in this moment I have 13 or 14 players who deserve to play in the FA Cup. Conte thinks Terry should stick by his decision to continue playing regularly elsewhere, which was his motivation for leaving.

Author: 0 F1: Hamilton (MBZAMG), Vettel (Ferrari) and Ricciardo (Red Bull) at Barcelona

Up front, Vettel was 2.2 seconds clear of Hamilton at the end of the an incident-fuelled opening lap, and that is how it remained as the two championship protagonists traded times. Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he is no longer racing with a drinks bottle in order to save some weight, as the margin between Mercedes and Ferrari is now so miniscule, that the smallest of savings can now make the difference.

Author: 0 Curry sinks Spurs in hurry

After Danny Green's triple, Golden State scored 11 straight points to take their largest lead of the game at 44-19 with 9:22 left in the first half. Be sure to check back often for Warriors-Spurs Game 2 scoring updates and the real-time box score, analysis, live commentary and more. Danny Green opened the second quarter with a 3-pointer, but the Warriors' advantage would only grow from that point on.

Sports Derby winner Always Dreaming gallops smoothly for Preakness
Author: 0 Derby winner Always Dreaming gallops smoothly for Preakness

The trainer says Always Dreaming quickly recovered and turned in a smooth and energetic 1½-mile gallop. This year, that distinction belongs to Always Dreaming . "Going into the race I thought Always Dreaming was the horse to beat", Sano said. Having arrived at the Florida Derby on April 1 with no points, he had hogged 100 there with a captivating run, winning by five lengths with the best time (1:47.47) since Alydar in 1978.

Author: 0 3-way race for final Champions League places in EPL

City failed to mount a sustained Premier League title challenge and saw their campaign in the Champions League ended at the last-16 stage. "They don't give you a second chance". "The guys who don't play too much I can not help". "The team, the players, the manager need to be in the Champions League , in the greatest competition in the world next season".

Author: 0 West Ham United want Manchester City's Kelechi Iheanacho

Standard Sport understands that the former Tottenham and Hammers striker would command wages of £100,000-a-week. Boss Slaven Bilic has been short of options up front in a hard season, with Andy Carroll and Diafra Sakho frequently injured.

Sports Antoine Griezmann Predicts Gianluigi Buffon Will Win The Next Ballon d'Or
Author: 0 Antoine Griezmann Predicts Gianluigi Buffon Will Win The Next Ballon d'Or

The 26-year-old forward has been linked with moves to Manchester United and Real Madrid among other leading European clubs are reportedly interested in the French forward, but he has denied reports he is seeking a move. 'I am happy. If I am happy in my personal life I will be happy in the profession. The Spanish great wants the Bianconeri to trump Real Madrid in Cardiff but not because of his Catalan affinity.

Sports Watch Cristiano Ronaldo score record-breaking goals in La Liga — Real Madrid
Author: 0 Watch Cristiano Ronaldo score record-breaking goals in La Liga — Real Madrid

Celta's Iago Aspas was later sent off for a second booking for diving although the home side briefly clawed their way back into the match when John Guidetti's deflected strike looped over Keylor Navas in the 69th minute. "He has managed things very well", Ronaldo added on Zidane. "I did the hardest part, which was to score the first goal and then the second", Ronaldo said.

Author: 0 LeBron, Love help Cavs rout Celtics 117-104 in Game 1

I don't always think it's the guy that's guarding necessarily; it's what guys are doing around him. Home Court Advantage Back to Cavs: The Celtics finished the regular season with the No. James banked in a turnaround fallaway with 1:45 left to build Cleveland's lead to 57-31. The Cavaliers entered the game as the best three-point shooting team in percentage and makes per game.

Author: 0 3 reasons the heavily-favored Cavaliers shouldn't overlook the Celtics

And while Kelly Olynyk certainly stole the show with a playoff career-high 26 points, it was Thomas who found that always-tough balance of being a big-time scorer while also getting his teammates great looks. Now it's time to see if they belong. The Wizards got it down to 101-97 with 6:10 to play because of Beal's four-point play, but they couldn't get stops.

Sports Hunt for a place in finals begins as Mumbai play Pune
Author: 0 Hunt for a place in finals begins as Mumbai play Pune

The team to lose the match will play Qualifier 2 with the winning team of Eliminator. Stokes flew back to the United Kingdom after the final league game of the Indian Premier League season, in order to prepare for an ODI series against South Africa and then the ICC Champions Trophy.

Sports Highlights of Sunday's NHL games
Author: 0 Highlights of Sunday's NHL games

The Blues are averaging 2.8 goals per game and are scoring on 21.3 percent of their power play opportunities. Get bodies in front of Pekka Rinne and keep him moving side to side. Perhaps home ice has not always seems like it, especially if you listen to NBC announcers tell how quiet it is in Scottrade Center (sarcasm used). NASHVILLE, Tenn .

Sports Tuesday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Ducks at Predators
Author: 0 Tuesday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Ducks at Predators

It just doesn't make sense how he plays the game. "He's a fearless player for his size (6-foot, 180 pounds)". He bounced back with a far better effort in Game 3, but there were still some close calls, like when the Ducks cleared the puck the length of the ice and it almost skipped over Rinnes pads at the last moment.

Sports Conan O'Brien Signs a Four-Year Deal with TBS
Author: 0 Conan O'Brien Signs a Four-Year Deal with TBS

But the deal does more than extend his nightly show. " Conan " debuted on TBS in 2010 following his short but much talked about stint as host of NBC's " The Tonight Show ". " I'm eager to evolve my show into something leaner, more agile, and more unpredictable ", he's quoted as saying. There had been rumours that Conan's show was going to go from 5 nights a week, to a weekly slot.

Author: 0 LaVar Ball Says Son Lonzo Will Only Work Out For Lakers

Frank Vogel, the Magic's coach, will represent the team on stage when lottery results are announced. They also dealt Shabazz Napier (1st round, 24th pick) on draft night to the Miami Heat back in 2014. "You trade this pick, because he can not help the Celtics get over the top", Pierce said about Markelle Fultz , who most everyone expects to be the top pick next month.

Sports Cubs hold off sliding Cincinnati Reds for 7-5 win
Author: 0 Cubs hold off sliding Cincinnati Reds for 7-5 win

MIAMI - Lance McCullers paid tribute to the late Jose Fernandez and pitched like him, allowing no earned runs for the third start in a row, and Houston beat Miami to complete a three-game sweep. "It was a good effort at the end, but we made some mistakes on the front end of that game that cost us early". The Cubs remain home for three games against the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers .

Author: 0 Wizards-Celtics Rivalry Renewed for the Playoffs

This latest haul has the Celtics one game away from an Eastern Conference finals date with Cleveland. Wall is the best player in the series , and he had his worst performance against Boston in Game 5 with 21 points and four assists on seven-of-17 shooting.

Author: 0 ICJ suspends Jadhav's execution, final decision yet to come

The UN court said Pakistan should not carry out the death penalty on Kulbhushan Jadhav pending the outcome of a case filed by India alleging that Pakistan breached his right to consular assistance following his arrest previous year. Hailing the order as "major victory" for India, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said it has "exposed" Pakistan and exuded confidence that the final order too will be go in Indias favour.

Sports Tottenham boss Pochettino makes telling transfer admission
Author: 0 Tottenham boss Pochettino makes telling transfer admission

The former Queens Park Rangers and Newcastle United midfielder is not anxious about a potential mass exodus at Tottenham, but is concerned that a couple of key players may see fit to seek pastures new if they feel undervalued by their current salary.