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Author: 0 Nashville Puts Anaheim on the Brink

Pontus Aberg's first career Stanley Cup playoff goal counted as the victor. "I lost my tooth, but it didn't hurt me". Forsberg's line produced Nashville's only 5-on-5 goal of the game. "I think we're very deep up front", Wilson said. We'll get ourselves ready. Defenseman Kevin Bieksa said the Ducks just have to go out and win.

Author: 0 Arsenal fans protest against Stan Kroenke, but Wenger reaction will infuriate them

A sunny Sunday afternoon at the Emirates as Arsene Wenger made three changes from the side that won against Sunderland. Bellerin put Arsenal ahead after eight minutes from close range after Danny Welbeck missed his kick. The gap is like this, we were not good enough but we want to play better next season to reduce that gap and fight to the end. Everton's star striker Romelu Lukaku will cost upwards of £100million should Chelsea and Manchester United want to pursue their interest, ...

Sports It's not luck: Celtics earn top pick in National Basketball Association draft
Author: 0 It's not luck: Celtics earn top pick in National Basketball Association draft

I think he is their point guard of the present and future. It's hard for me to be patient. "I didn't know where we were going to land from there, but I was like 'OK, I can breathe now'". Wyc pulled it out for us. Brooklyn finished with the league's worst record this season, giving it the best odds at landing the top pick in the upcoming draft.

Sports John Wall finally makes his first All-NBA Team
Author: 0 John Wall finally makes his first All-NBA Team

The NBA announced that Wall had earned All NBA Third Team honors on Thursday, with the Wizards guard receiving the fifth-most votes among players at his position from NBA media members. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. But also making the NBA's most prestigious team is a player whose brilliant individual season went mostly under the radar.

Sports We'll miss Stokes in play-offs, says Smith
Author: 0 We'll miss Stokes in play-offs, says Smith

The wicket wasn't that bad that we skittled to just 73 runs. Steven Smith for RPS, and Glenn Maxwell for KXIP, need to turn match-winners for their respective teams in this virtual knockout match . Manoj Tiwary and Ajinkya Rahane struck patient fifties, setting a platform for MS Dhoni to use his wiles at the end to help Rising Pune finish with momentum.

Sports Silva to announce future next week amid Watford speculation
Author: 0 Silva to announce future next week amid Watford speculation

Silva is expected to part company with Hull City after a relegation that has still elevated his reputation and, while interested in the potential opportunity with Southampton, it is understood that he is not now on any shortlist. He added " we are very happy for Harry [Kane] but disappointed for Hugo [Lloris] because he needed another clean sheet to share golden glove with Thibaut Courtois ".

Author: 0 Tottenham 2-1 Manchester United- Game Recap

Spurs only confirmed their switch to Wembley at the end of last month and the club have been keen to emphasise they are only taking on a new stadium, rather than moving to a different location. As rain began to fall on Tottenham's parade their were some nervy moments but they hung on to claim a club record equalling 14th successive home win and remain unbeaten at their north London fortress all season.

Author: 0 Real Madrid Celebrate La Liga: Piqué, Bast*d, Send Greetings to the Champions

However, when questioned about a gesture he made to Celta Vigo players in Madrid's 4-1 win over the Galicians on Wednesday insinuating Celta had been offered bonuses to damage Madrid's title charge, Ronaldo turned on the press pack. "It is the happiest day of my professional life by a distance", said Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane. Winning the league is the best thing imaginable.

Sports Warriors look for knockout punch vs. Spurs
Author: 0 Warriors look for knockout punch vs. Spurs

Golden State's Steph Curry (39 points) and Kevin Durant (26 points), made sure there would be no Spurs miracle. One of the very best players in the National Basketball Association, and Popovich is going to send him out on a bum ankle, risk a more serious injury, only to get to the point where the Spurs are down 3-1 and heading back to Oakland for Game 5? Already missing Tony Parker (ruptured quadriceps tendon) and Leonard, they absorbed another blow in the first quarter of the game when ...

Sports Paul Merson states his prediction for Southampton v Man United
Author: 0 Paul Merson states his prediction for Southampton v Man United

Manchester United lost 2-0 to Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium earlier this month before the Red Devils went down 2-1 to Tottenham Hotspur in the last-ever Premier League game at White Hart Lane. The defeat against Tottenham means United are now likely to finish sixth. "I don't want to think about next season - I want to think about the final we have to play in".

Sports Jose Mourinho might not be happy with Manchester United's pre-season plans
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho might not be happy with Manchester United's pre-season plans

The move to United offered a chance to restore Mourinho's reputation as a victor - but a season with just a League Cup triumph and no Champions League place would surely have his critics crowing again. "There are a lot of games". "We can make history for the club, so that's the only thing I have in my mind", he added. "We would be disappointed if we weren't in every competition - that means we weren't successful.

Author: 0 Martin Keown says duo have let Arsenal down this season

Milner has been used as a stand-in left-back under Klopp in a season which saw Liverpool appear title challengers before the turn of the calendar year, only for disappointing results against some of the league's lower-standing teams cause them to tail off.

Sports Arsenal Join Spurs In Race For £6.8m Onyekuru
Author: 0 Arsenal Join Spurs In Race For £6.8m Onyekuru

A report from Sky Sports has suggested that Arsenal are closing in on winning the race to land Eupen forward Henry Onyekuru having entered talks to sign the 19-year-old starlet. Since joining them in 2015, he has been a revelation for them and has been among goals consistently. While K.A.S. Eupen only managed to finish 13 this season, Onyekuru was one of the league's most lethal attackers.

Author: 0 Individuals can win games but team work can win titles: Rohit

The Mumbai Indians bowlers bowled a tight line to push the match into the final five overs, keeping the two-time champions in the hunt. The restriction: When Steve Smith and Ajinkya Rahane were settled, things looked bleak for Mumbai .

Sports Conte turns focus to bid for double
Author: 0 Conte turns focus to bid for double

For already-relegated Middlesbrough, who had a strong appeal for a penalty for a foul on Patrick Bamford turned down at 0-0, this defeat was their 18th consecutive away game without a win - the club's longest run since 1980. Chelsea were presented with the Premier League trophy after full-time, the sixth league title in the club s history and their fifth of the Premier League era.

Author: 0 Celtics Leave The NBA in Shock, Defeat the Cavs in Game 3

After two dominant wins in Boston, the Cavaliers appeared on track to cruise into the NBA Finals. Perhaps foreshadowing what's to come from him in Game 4, James is averaging 24.8 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 6.4 assists in the nine playoff games following such a loss (the 10th game will be Tuesday).

Sports Carpenter, Grichuk lead Cardinals past Giants
Author: 0 Carpenter, Grichuk lead Cardinals past Giants

The veteran right-hander simply came up short. Martinez threw only 93 pitches, 65 for strikes, but St. Louis was unable to solve Jeff Samardzija over eight innings. "But there's no reason my record here looks this way". "He battled, he competed, but as you could see, I thought it was just a case where he just wasn't as sharp as he's been".

Author: 0 Rockies game postponed due to inclement weather

All three of them were good today". Leading the way is Carlos Blackmon with 48 hits, 25 runs and 27 RBI. And with Tyler Chatwood struggling - only two quality starts in eight tries this season; allowing four runs or more in four of his last five trips to the hill, look for Minnesota to emerge victorious in Game 2 of this doubleheader.

Author: 0 Woo, woo, woo, what a win for young star

Lucas Glover (70), who was 5-under through 11 holes, briefly came within one of Kim, but bogeyed Nos. He ended at 10-under 278. Kim said the win previous year allowed him to remain calm on the golf course . Dustin Johnson, No. 1 in the world, never has finished better than a tie for 28th in this tournament. "I still can't believe I'm the champion and I'm the youngest champion for this major tournament", Kim said through a translator.

Sports Chicago Bears may be changing Kyle Long's position again
Author: 0 Chicago Bears may be changing Kyle Long's position again

The Chicago Tribune is reporting that Long may be lined up at left guard, virtually swapping spots on the line with Josh Sitton at the start of the year. Prior to going down last season, Long had missed just one game in his career over his first three years. The Packers swapped Sitton and Lang because they felt Lang was more of a mauler and better suited for the right side.

Sports Chelsea's Premier League win record
Author: 0 Chelsea's Premier League win record

In contrast, Chelsea veteran John Terry will hope to win his 16th major honour with the Blues at Wembley in what is the former England centre-back's final season at Stamford Bridge. "When a manager loses a game like this they say he's unlucky". Conte told Chelsea TV: "We could become the first team to reach this target". "Now it's very important not only to finish the celebrations, but to continue all this week and to arrive and to play on Sunday against Sunderland, to try to win".

Author: 0 Preds Rally Past Ducks 2-1, Reclaim Series Lead

Predators center Filip Forsberg tied the game 3:54 into the third, beating goaltender John Gibson from a severe angle for his team-leading sixth goal of the postseason. Nashville has looked like the better team through a pair of games in Anaheim . Game three of this series is scheduled for Tuesday in Nashville .

Sports Don't blame me for Arsenal missing Top 4 spot - Wenger
Author: 0 Don't blame me for Arsenal missing Top 4 spot - Wenger

Bellerin, who stuck his middle finger up in response, then found the Spurs fan on Twitter to fire another barb in his direction. Wenger appeared to criticise the club's fans who have been split between those loyal to him and those who feel he should leave.

Sports Warriors' Zaza Pachulia (heel) out; Andre Iguodala will play in Game 4
Author: 0 Warriors' Zaza Pachulia (heel) out; Andre Iguodala will play in Game 4

Facing Cleveland will resurrect chatter of Golden State's collapse in last season's finals, which saw the Cavaliers rally from a 3-1 deficit to win the franchise's first championship. Ginobili finished with 15 points in 32 minutes. The effort made Popovich smile and clap at times , but the Warriors' depth and talent proved too much for short-handed San Antonio.

Author: 0 LeBron, Cavs try to shake 'weird' loss in Game 3 to Celtics

James failed to score at least 30 points on Sunday for the first time since Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against IN, tallying 11 points, six rebounds, and six assists. Perhaps foreshadowing what's to come from him in Game 4, James is averaging 24.8 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 6.4 assists in the nine playoff games following such a loss (the 10th game will be Tuesday).

Sports Emotional Pablo Zabaleta is happy to leave Manchester City in safe hands
Author: 0 Emotional Pablo Zabaleta is happy to leave Manchester City in safe hands

And he says he is proud to have played his part in City's huge transformation - particularly in the way they have been more successful than rivals Manchester United in recent years. Victory in their final match of the season at Watford on Sunday would guarantee City third place, which in turn would avoid the Champions League qualifying round next term which the team finishing fourth would be required to navigate.

Sports Mertesacker revels in 'special' Arsenal return
Author: 0 Mertesacker revels in 'special' Arsenal return

The Frenchman saw his team fail to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in nearly two decades on Sunday as victories for Manchester City and Liverpool meant they held onto third and fourth places in the league respectively.

Sports Magic hire Raptors GM Weltman as new president of basketball operations
Author: 0 Magic hire Raptors GM Weltman as new president of basketball operations

Weltman was named the general manager after Masai Ujiri was promoted to team president ahead of last season. The Magic turn to Weltman to try and help them escape the worst five-year stretch in franchise history. Orlando had five straight losing seasons under Hennigan's leadership, averaging 28.4 wins per season. The five-year deal he was given seems to indicate that Orlando understands that this will be a process that takes significant time, given what they now have on the roster.

Author: 0 Police say 19 killed in blast at Grande concert in England

The Department of Homeland Security says there is no evidence of credible threats against music venues in the US, as England reels from an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert late Monday. "There was a lot of confusion". "I heard five or six bangs that sounded like gunshots". "I heard the bang (and) everyone froze". "You could see straight off that they were just dead", Dawber said.

Sports Antonio Conte: Chelsea players did justice to a legend
Author: 0 Antonio Conte: Chelsea players did justice to a legend

This season can become fantastic if we are able to win the FA Cup. "For the club it is a great opportunity to win and do the Double". In all competitions, the forward found the back of the net nine times , and despite his lack of match action, the 23-year-old revelled in the title celebrations following Sunday's 5-1 win over Sunderland.

Sports US earns late point against Ecuador at U20 World Cup
Author: 0 US earns late point against Ecuador at U20 World Cup

Sargent brought the US within a goal when he scored in the 36th minute. But a mistake by Jonathan Klinsmann , the son of former Germany worldwide and USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann, led to Ecuador going back in front in the 64th minute. The U.S. scored a goal deep into second-half stoppage time to escape with a 3-3 draw at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup on Monday.

Sports Five-star forward recruit Jontay Porter commits to Missouri
Author: 0 Five-star forward recruit Jontay Porter commits to Missouri

He is now a member of the 2018 class, but there is a lot of discussion of him moving to 2017. if that happens he will add another highly rated recruit to Cuonzo Martin's first class at Missouri. There is also plenty of traction towards Porter possibly reclassifying to join the Tigers this fall as opposed to 2018. Playing alongside his older brother, Michael Porter Jr ., Porter averaged 14.3 points and 13.6 rebounds per game.

Sports Cris Cyborg, Angela Magana Come to Blows at UFC Athlete Retreat
Author: 0 Cris Cyborg, Angela Magana Come to Blows at UFC Athlete Retreat

Police were called to the scene and both Magana and her friend and fellow fighter Bec Rawlings gave statements, while surveillance footage led to "Cyborg" then being charged with misdemeanor battery . with an "acute head injury, cervical strain, and laceration of the lip". Magana had insulted Justino via social media recently. "But I made a decision to press charges after speaking with them", she added.

Sports Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics Game 3: What We Learned
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics Game 3: What We Learned

While large for a playoff series, it made sense considering all of the factors. Were the right players getting the ball at the right times? But James went just 4 of 13 from the field, missing all four 3-pointers. What Boston did Sunday was wonderful, but it's not really sustainable. "We've got guys that have chips on their shoulders", Stevens added. We were playing way better.

Sports Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Ottawa Senators Game 2
Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Ottawa Senators Game 2

Pittsburgh Penguins' Olli Maatta , left, \is checked along the boards by Ottawa Senators' Ryan Dzingel (18) during the first period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs , Saturday, Ma. The Senators have allowed just one power play goal in this postseason so far through 13 games. But were expecting Crosby at his best the next game and Malkin and Kessel and those guys, and its going to be very, very, very, very hard.”.

Author: 0 LeBron James silences reporter after probing question

The Cavs still lead 2-1. After a long time , we finally saw them aggressive and willing to fight. Still, the Cavs were in control leading 77-56 in the third quarter after making 14 3-pointers in the first half. But Smart had a team-high 27 points and made a playoff career-high seven three-pointers while taking on tough defensive assignments. You've been working hard throughout this whole year on your game.

Author: 0 Penguins strike early, rout Senators 7-0 to take 3-2 lead

The Penguins seized a 3-2 lead over the visiting Senators in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference final series with a chance to advance by winning Tuesday in the Canadian capital. The seven goals are one more than the Penguins totalled through the first four games of the series. "That's the kind of stuff this time of year that's so important".

Author: 0 Horschel outlasts Day in playoff to win Nelson event

Marc Leishman quietly found some form at the TPC Four Seasons, the Victorian has struggled with his game since winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March but played solid golf all week in Texas despite statistically poor putting. But at the first playoff hole, the 18th, Day flared his nine iron shot a little right and left himself with a hard, downhill 15-metre putt which ran by the hole, the former world No.