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Celtics Blown Out by Cavaliers for Game-1 Defeat in Conference Finals

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) prepares to shoot as Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) defends during the first quarter of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in. Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said James' efficiency continues to make things easier for everyone on both ends. Game 2: Friday at Boston, 5:30 p.m. In the overtime classic, Thomas would drop 53 points paired with four assists and four rebounds. Read More »

Teams calling about D'Angelo Russell after NBA Draft Lottery

The Heat rounded out the draft lottery with the 14th pick. I don't know what's happening here. Boston Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck smiles after the learning the Celtics were awarded the No. "We came into the night thinking we would have a solid outcome one way or another", Colangelo said. But if Ainge wanted to get as much value as possible for the No. Read More »

Chelsea announce details for Premier League trophy parade

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But Fabregas came off the bench to sweep in Willian's pass and keep Chelsea on course to become the first team to win 30 games in a 38-game season in England's top division. We are not happy with the goals conceded, but we are pleased to get the win. The advantage grew shortly after half-time as Michy Batshuayi, making his first league start after scoring the goal at West Brom that sealed the title three days earlier, was in the right place to tap home Nathan Ake's pass to make it 3-1. Read More »

Manchester United Youngster Marcus Rashford Loves Life With Jose Mourinho

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They must win the Europa League to qualify for next season's Champions League , having failed to secure a top-four finish in the Premier League. "The team wasn't flawless but individually they gave me good things". "Sergio had a very good performance, more than very good". United will receive 6.5 million euros in prize money if they win the Europa League and 3.5 million euros if they lose the final. Read More »

Nashville Predators Fan Carrie Underwood Throws Shade at Anaheim Ducks

It was 39 seconds into the second period when Johansen temporarily lost his man at the side of the net, allowing Silfverberg to tie the game with his ninth goal of the playoffs. Johansen gave the Predators a 1-0 lead with a breakaway goal at 4:18 of the first period. Game 4 of the best-of-seven series is Thursday night in Nashville . Read More »

Title-winning Conte 'only just started' at Chelsea

I desperately tried to come up with something really clever to sing, but the best I could do, is, to the tune "Ee-Aye-Adio", "We've won the League, we've won the league, Ee-Aye-Batshuayi, we've won the League". The Telegraph says Conte will be offered a new deal that is more lucrative than Arsene Wenger's at Arsenal and Jurgen Klopp's at Liverpool to ensure he stays at Stamford Bridge. Read More »

Warriors Rout Spurs, Take 2-0 Series Lead

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Pachulia's action, the complaint reads, "devastated the quality of the Spurs' chances of being competitive and having additional games in their home arena, both in the Western Conference Finals and also potentially in the NBA Finals" and also negatively affected "the value of the tickets purchased by plaintiff subsequent to their purchase". Read More »

Canelo, GGG announce fight set for September 16

Four belts will be on the line in their fight - the WBC World middleweight title; WBA Super World middleweight title; IBF World middleweight title; and International Boxing Organization World middleweight title. "When I was born, fear was gone". "It's a tough fight for both of us because we are two great champions". Alvarez vs Golovkin is scheduled for September 16 , 2017. Read More »

Home's where the heart is for Wizards, Celtics as Game 6 arrives

Boston Celtics are now one win away from a place in the Eastern Conference Finals against Cleveland Cavaliers. However, in the three games the Celtics have worn the home whites, they've won by an average of 14.6 points, and now own a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven playoff series . Read More »

Celtics win National Basketball Association draft lottery, Lakers at No. 2 keep pick

Apparently other teams around the league are very aware of this as well . And now we squeeze in the lottery and win the pick. I'm just guessing here, but some people might not be surprised by that. "We were more optimistic that we'd definitely be in the playoffs". "I didn't know where we were going to land from there, but I was like 'OK, I can breathe now'". Read More »

Silva refuses to commit future to relegated Hull

Before that it could quite easily have been us in Sunderland's position. Hull protests, for a Zaha handball in the build-up, fell on deaf ears, and further insult was added when Kamil Grosicki's free-kick was blocked by Puncheon's arm. "I came in on December 23 and it was a tough, tough time". "Congratulations to the players, back-room staff, club staff and our supporters for their help in getting us over the line". Read More »

Warriors trash Spurs in Game Two blowout

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The Golden State Warriors look ready to return to the NBA Finals for the third straight year, while the San Antonio Spurs are on the verge of missing the finals for the third straight year. It was pretty cool to watch them. But I'll be better (in Game 3 ), and I'll definitely be better by next game. I love this game, and I'm playing hard. Read More »

Warriors' Zaza Pachulia: 'I'm not a dirty player'

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Leonard aggravated his left ankle injury on Sunday in Game 1 of the best-of-seven series when he landed on Pachulia's foot after taking a jump shot early in the third quarter. Golden State Warriors' center Zaza Pachulia has a reputation as a big man willing to do the dirty work necessary of an National Basketball Association role player, and now that includes literal dirty work. Read More »

Garcia roars into Players' Championship contention after bad start

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McIlroy could now be forced to withdraw from the BMW PGA Championship which takes place in a fortnight's time and has a prize fund of £5.4million as the first event of the European Tour's Rolex Series. Singh would surpass the 52-year-old Sam Snead as the oldest victor in PGA Tour history with his first victory since 2008. McIlroy worked hard in the offseason while testing new equipment. Read More »

Rangers expecting better Sens effort in Game 4

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The win ties the teams' second-round series, 2-2. "To be ourselves we need the work ethic and the discipline we normally display. We've got to change that". When asked if Karlsson could miss Saturday's game Ottawa coach Guy Boucher said, "not for now". Tanner Glass returned to the lineup in Game 3 and assisted on Oscar Lindberg's goal late in the second period for NY. Read More »

Senators chase Fleury, rout Penguins 5-1 in Game 3

The 27-year-old stuffed the shot, standing to the left of the goal, just between the post and right pad of Fleury. Despite the loss, the team will hope it can even the series in Game 4 Friday at 8 p.m. Whether we win 1-0 or 5-1 like today, I don't think it really matters. The Sens have just a 22-20 advantage in shots on goal, but it's apparent that Pittsburgh is having an extremely off night. Read More »

Arsenal's Granit Xhaka doubtful for Southhampton clash due to injury

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It was not a gamble. It was not a gamble, it was a simple decision. "It's not a gamble, it was a simple decision, a decision based on common sense and a outcome of our situation". "We always have hope [of finishing in the top four] - hope dies last". "For Celta, it's - in their words - the most important match of their history", Mourinho said Wednesday. Read More »

Sheffield Wednesday and Huddersfield Town clash for place at Wembley

But first, Wednesday must overcome Huddersfield at Hillsborough later this evening with the side's playing out a goalless draw at the Kirklees Stadium on Sunday. "Everyone should feel confident going into these games". " Huddersfield are a team that have grown this season", Loovens stressed. "We must now play at Hillsborough and we have good expectations". Read More »

Ian Poulter returns to world's top 100 after second at Players Championship

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Kim Si-woo, a PGA golfer from Seoul, pulled away with a historic win at this year's Players Championship, becoming the youngest golfer to take home the trophy in the 44-year history of the prestigious event, known as "the fifth major". Poulter, who tied Oosthuizen for second, trailed by two shots for nearly the entire back nine. He's now looking forward to the US Open next month. Kim collected his maiden PGA TOUR victory at the final event of the regular season at the Wyndham Championship. Read More »

Warriors flip the switch to take 2-0 series lead

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Steve Kerr provided a strong message, just not from his usual spot on the bench: Play with urgency. Coaches in these situations often deflect questions, or reply with stock answers about keeping such discussions in the locker room. We know they're probably going to be full strength in Game 3 and ready to play us. In addition to regularly guarding opponents' top scorers, he led the league in assists per turnover (4.5) and was seventh among players who played at least 70 games in steals per ... Read More »

Romero stars for Manchester United in 0-0 draw at Southampton

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Mourinho was also impressed by the performance of goalkeeper Sergio Romero, who stood in for David de Gea and saved Manolo Gabbiadini's first half penalty. I hope Big Sam shows he's a good friend and tells Zaha to go slow, leaves Benteke at home. "It is frustrating for me and I hope you don't kill me when you see my team". Read More »

Canelo Alvarez vs Chavez Jr Full Fight Replay Video

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Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) now holds the unified World Boxing Association (WBA), World Boxing Council (WBC), International Boxing Federation (IBF) and International Boxing Organization (IBO) middleweight titles . Currently, Alvarez-Golovkin is the biggest fight in boxing. "First I had to win this fight". "As a person, I don't know him well, but just from what I hear from his actions and all, it's like a guy that just doesn't sustain what he says". Read More »

Jeter's No. 2 retired in emotional Yankees ceremony

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As the evening's events unfolded, various players both past and present took to the internet to share their admiration and respect for the Captain. Probably the last time in a long time before we see five more numbers retired and plaques unveiled in Monument Park. Read More »