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Sports Arsene Wenger fears Arsenal missing out on Champions League
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger fears Arsenal missing out on Champions League

Meanwhile, a fourth successive City victory will see them hold on to third place and go straight into next season's Champions League , while a draw would also be enough to ensure a top four finish. If Liverpool loses 2-0 or 3-1, Arsenal can force a one-game playoff with the Reds by drawing against Everton by 1-1 or 2-2 scores. "It's not because the games were home or away or because of the pressure of Anfield .

Author: 0 Avery Bradley 'did it all' for Celtics in Game 5 victory

Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) drives the ball against Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley (0) during the second quarter in game five of the second round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden. "The coaches kept saying that, 'Impose your will.' We were the more physical team tonight". They won't need such a dominant surge to force a Game 7, but they will need a better effort than what they delivered Wednesday.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant, Draymond Green believe Kawhi Leonard will play in Game 3

Prior to Game 2 against the Spurs, which the Warriors won by the final of 136-100, Mike Brown told reporters that he was late to the press conference because he nearly got arrested while trying to pull into the arena. He missed the last half of the fourth quarter and all of OT, and did not play in the series-clinching win in Game 6 two nights later. The game was right in their hands before Leonard went down.

Sports Mourinho done with EPL games after latest defeat
Author: 0 Mourinho done with EPL games after latest defeat

Manchester United made a hard work out of it despite having a two-goal lead until the 84th minute of the fixture. "You know that in all of my career I was never (knocked) out of European competitions in the group phases and in the last 16 I was out only once".

Sports LeBron and the Cavs embarrass Celtics for 2-0 series lead
Author: 0 LeBron and the Cavs embarrass Celtics for 2-0 series lead

James has scored 30 or more points in eight-straight playoff games and nine of the 10 playoff games this season. And we all know Wikipedia is never wrong ... "I mean, what else do you do?" added Stevens. "And we when we went back to the locker room, our training staff and doctors got with him". For the game Boston shot just 37 percent (32 of 86) from the field and 29 percent (8 of 27) from beyond the arc.

Author: 0 Senators vs. Penguins live stream, Game 2

The Penguins started the night leading the playoffs with 41 goals, an average of 3.4 per game. Seeing a top-line forward and your most indispensable defenseman walking slowly down the tunnel and out of sight during a game would be startling if the Pittsburgh Penguins haven't grown so used to it.

Author: 0 Ducks top goal-scorer Rickard Rakell misses Game 5 with injury

Anaheim Ducks right wing Chris Wagner (21) scores against Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne during the second period of Game 5 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals in Anaheim , Calif., Saturday, May 20, . Anaheims Rickard Rakell was out with a lower-body injury, while Nashville was missing captain Mike Fisher because of an unspecified injury. Aberg, who played 56 games this season in minor league Milwaukee, became the 16th different Predator to score a goal ...

Sports Kane on course for another golden boot award
Author: 0 Kane on course for another golden boot award

The England worldwide now has 26 goals, putting him two ahead of Everton's Romelu Lukaku with one game remaining in the race for the golden boot. Top top it all off, after Harry Kane scored his fourth goal of the night and jumped ahead of Romelu Lukaku in the race for the Golden Boot, Leicester fans came out with this...

Author: 0 'Cloud Computing' 13-1 Long Shot Wins 142nd Preakness by a Head

Castellano rode Gunnevera in the Derby and was asked to do the same in the Preakness, but he opted to ride for Brown, whom he works with regularly in NY. "His trainer Chad Brown liked him a lot, but he had a rough trip in the [Wood Memorial], so he didn't run him in the Kentucky Derby , he trained him up for this race", Goldberg said.

Sports Celtics' Isaiah Thomas out for rest of playoffs with hip injury
Author: 0 Celtics' Isaiah Thomas out for rest of playoffs with hip injury

Brian McKeon, in a statement released by the team . A further update will be provided as soon as one is available. Isaiah Thomas did not travel with the Boston Celtics to Cleveland for game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals. He played through the hip trouble, however, tolerating it along with lingering effects from dental surgery after absorbing an inadvertent elbow to the mouth from the Wizards' Otto Porter Jr .in Game 2.

Sports Canada causes upset by beating Fiji at London Sevens
Author: 0 Canada causes upset by beating Fiji at London Sevens

Japan will not be one of the 15 core teams on the world series next year after they were relegated following a heavy 61-5 defeat to Fiji in the Pool stages. It was all England in the second half with Dan Norton and James Rodwell scoring two unanswered tries to advance to the semifinals. "We did that in Hong Kong when we last beat them but it was a different story when we played them in Singapore and they put about 40 points on us".

Sports McGregor Applies for Nevada Boxing License
Author: 0 McGregor Applies for Nevada Boxing License

McGregor, who already has a license to fight in California, says he has agreed to terms with the UFC for a potential boxing match against 40-year-old Mayweather, who called it quits in 2015 after going 49-0 with 26 knockouts, hanging up his gloves as the welterweight king.

Sports Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool can draw top players to Anfield
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool can draw top players to Anfield

Arsenal play Everton at the Emirates Stadium. Sessegnon, who celebrated his 17th birthday on Thursday, played 27 times for Fulham this season scoring seven goals in the process. "Hopefully that will be the case. We have very good players and we need a few more". "If you want to be the best league in the world, you should not even question that".

Author: 0 Sharapova decides against asking for Wimbledon wildcard

Earlier this week, however, French Open officials cited Sharapova's 15-month doping ban as a reason she would not be given a wild card to Roland Garros, either for the main tournament or for qualifying. Sharapova added: " I have already started getting treatment on the injury I sustained a few days ago in Rome, and will begin my preparation as soon I get better".

Author: 0 NBA Announces 2016-17 MVP Finalists, LeBron James Not Among Them

Wall received 125. He received no first-team votes, 19 second-team votes and 68 third-team votes. James is averaging 34.3 points, second-most in the postseason, on almost 57 percent from the field and 46 percent from 3-point range to go with 8.5 rebounds, 7.1 assists, 2.3 steals and 1.5 blocks.

Sports Lahiri misses cut at Byron Nelson golf
Author: 0 Lahiri misses cut at Byron Nelson golf

It's been more than year since Jason Day has won a tournament. Kokrak, the 128th-ranked player in the world, matched the Nelson's 36-hole record at 12 under after his career-best scoring round, and no one has ever had a bigger lead there after two rounds.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte backs Gary Cahill to succeed John Terry as Chelsea captain

This season's Premier League title was Terry's fifth with Chelsea and he said following the Watford win that retirement was one of the options he is considering. 'Now it's very important to be focused on these targets, these targets are more important than a single person. Hazard and Courtois are said to be on Real Madrid's radar and Costa is expected to leave for China in the summer for big money.

Sports Antonio Conte Won't Confirm Whether John Terry Will Start Against Sunderland
Author: 0 Antonio Conte Won't Confirm Whether John Terry Will Start Against Sunderland

Terry said earlier this week that he had not ruled out the possibility of retiring at the end of this season after winning 15 major trophies and making more than 700 Chelsea appearances. "We reached an important target, to win the league, and now on Sunday we have two targets". "I am not sure celebratory is the right word (to describe the atmosphere), but we hope for a good atmosphere".

Sports Conte backs Cahill to succeed Terry as Chelsea captain
Author: 0 Conte backs Cahill to succeed Terry as Chelsea captain

Inter Milan also had an interest in Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino after an incredible season with Spurs, taking them to second place in the English top flight, but after such a successful season with the club and a challenge next year for the title, Pochettino would unlikely be leaving Tottenham, thus cooling the interest.

Sports Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs

The Warriors expect the Spurs will be tougher at AT&T Center, but if Leonard isn't ready, that belief still might be lacking. "You hope that [Leonard] is ready and that he can help us", Ginobili said. He's working with them and trying to get that ankle right. Game 3 in the best-of-seven series is Saturday in San Antonio . Trailing by 25 in the first quarter, the Warriors went on an 18-0 run after Leonard's exit to get back in the game.

Sports Jose Mourinho says 'impossible' situation led to Manchester United's Europa League focus
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho says 'impossible' situation led to Manchester United's Europa League focus

I was happy with the players". "You become cleverer, and since my (last) red card, I think things have improved". Congratulations on your inconsequential victory, I hope it brings you great joy for many years to come. The former Liverpool defender criticised Mourinho's negative approach that has seen them struggle to break into the top four . "I tell them we really need them to create a good atmosphere, a hard atmosphere for the opponents, who can push us to be in the final".

Sports Always Dreaming wins 2017 Kentucky Derby
Author: 0 Always Dreaming wins 2017 Kentucky Derby

It was Always Dreaming's his fourth straight victory, proving his five-length win in the Florida Derby was no fluke. By his finish in 2:03.59 on a track ruled fast-wet before a crowd of 158,070, he had gone from an impressive being at the edge of the sport's consciousness by New Year's Day to the top of it by the first Saturday in May.

Author: 0 Capitals square series 3-3 against Penguins

Evgeny Kuznetsov , who scored his fourth goal of the series in Game 5 and has a career-high eight points in these playoffs, said Game 7 hasn't been on the Capitals' radar since then fell to the brink of elimination at 3-1. They're not just comfortable but able to take a lead - and build on it. In Game 5, the Penguins looked like they might actually close out the series after the first two periods.

Author: 0 Pontus Aberg's goal puts Predators past Ducks 3-1 in Game 5

With less than a minute remaining and the Ducks net empty, Austin Watson made it 3-1. The NHL has made inroads with the You Can Play program and Hockey is for Everyone, but as the Chicago Sun-Times Mark Lazerus tweeted , rainbow tape isn't enough.

Sports Champions Bayern unbeaten at home for first time in nine years
Author: 0 Champions Bayern unbeaten at home for first time in nine years

Overshadowed by the retirement of Philipp Lahm, Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso will also close the curtains on a glorious career in Saturday's Bundesliga finale. Remaining the true professional until the end, Lahm added: "I've had the privilege to experience so much with the fans, the team". "My friends and family are there and it was the last time".

Sports Conte says John Terry 'deserves the best' for Stamford Bridge farewell
Author: 0 Conte says John Terry 'deserves the best' for Stamford Bridge farewell

Terry somewhat surprisingly suggested after the game against Watford that he could hang up his boots altogether at the end of the season, but Conte does not think the centre-back will retire just yet. "If the club had been relegated and only picked up 12 points again in the second half of the season and had 24 points then, maybe, you would be saying that would be the case".

Sports Cloud Computing wins Preakness Stakes in upset
Author: 0 Cloud Computing wins Preakness Stakes in upset

Always Dreaming went off as a 6-5 favorite and was vying to claim the second Triple Crown in three years. That left Always Dreaming trainer Todd Pletcher, whose $338 million in earnings soar past all others, in a situation similar to his first try at this with a Derby victor, in 2010.

Sports Match Previews: Hull City v Tottenham Hotspur
Author: 0 Match Previews: Hull City v Tottenham Hotspur

Danny Rose is out after undergoing surgery on his knee, Erik Lamela remains unavailable with a hip injury but Christian Eriksen may return after being an unused substitute at Leicester. "Spurs are a very, very good team who have enjoyed a very good season, but we want to get a result for our fans". On Golden Boot frontrunner Harry Kane: "It is hard to find another striker like him in the world".

Sports Wenger's Arsenal future to be decided after FA Cup final
Author: 0 Wenger's Arsenal future to be decided after FA Cup final

With a Champions League final against Real Madrid on the horizon, Allegri could well see out his Juventus days having won the triple. But Wenger, pointing to City's dramatic title win in 2011-12 when Sergio Aguero struck the crucial goal in injury time, insists anything is possible.

Sports Series heads to Cleveland after Cavs demolish Celtics in Boston
Author: 0 Series heads to Cleveland after Cavs demolish Celtics in Boston

After scoring 11 points in Game 1, point guard Kyrie Irving came out strong and scored nine points on four-of-seven shooting, and power forward Kevin Love added eight, six of which came off of a pair of three-pointers. He and the Cavaliers feasted on the Celtics. "Point blank. Period", Jaylen Brown said. "His chase-down blocks, the one he had on Avery (Bradley) was unbelievable".

Sports Dodgers Legend Tommy Lasorda Hospitalized
Author: 0 Dodgers Legend Tommy Lasorda Hospitalized

He was hospitalized for 10 days last October, missing the Dodgers' National League division series but being discharged in time to attend NL Championship Series games against the Chicago Cubs at Dodger Stadium. To see him in the clubhouse, in my office, watching batting practice is always nice. Lasorda's current title is special advisor to Dodgers chairman Mark Walter .

Sports Liverpool can attract top talent, says manager Klopp
Author: 0 Liverpool can attract top talent, says manager Klopp

The Reds are now fourth and if they match the result of Arsenal , who are one point behind, they will guarantee a place among Europe's elite for only the second time in the last eight seasons. It will be interesting to see if Agnew gets any more out of his team with this a last glimpse of the bright lights of the Premier League for one season at least.

Sports Socialist Kshama Sawant Wants Colin Kaepernick to Become a Seahawk
Author: 0 Socialist Kshama Sawant Wants Colin Kaepernick to Become a Seahawk

The items haven't gone up on display yet, but they are expected to become part of an exhibit within the next one to two years. And it should be put right there alongside Muhammad Ali. Last season, Kaepernick angered some fans and found support from others after he refused to stand during the Star Spangled Banner. "Ali created a conversation", Edwards said.

Sports TPC 2017: Hughes, McGirt Tie For Lead At The Players Championship
Author: 0 TPC 2017: Hughes, McGirt Tie For Lead At The Players Championship

Golf's top player Johnson is a stroke further back after recording an eagle, two birdies and three bogeys in a mixed bag for the U.S. Open champion, who has won three of eight events this season. "You don't know whether to say "be good", "go" or "sit" because it's such a tricky hole, but it was a pretty good yardage for me to hit a solid 52-degree (wedge) and fortunately it worked out ideal for me and went in".

Sports Heartbreak for Caltex Socceroos defender in League One
Author: 0 Heartbreak for Caltex Socceroos defender in League One

City enjoyed the majority of possession and were only denied a first-half lead by a superb save from Jordan Archer to keep out Billy Clarke's shot. Take a look at the pitch invasion below along with some of the online reaction. Cramp spread in the legs of players as quickly as tension in the stomachs of fans.

Author: 0 Gautam Gambhir Posts An Emotional Message For His Fans After IPL Debacle

Smith's Rising Pune Supergiant have beaten Mumbai Indians, led by Sharma, in the previous three meetings, including Qualifier 1, and they can take confidence from their admirable record. Now he should aim to repeat such performance and win the match against Mumbai Indians . "It was a much better wicket than we played RCB on". "We put everything we could".