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Philippe Coutinho vows to honour Liverpool contract amid Champions League excitement

Goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and Phillipe Coutinho solidified the Anfield club's spot in next year's most prestigious club competition, and Liverpool's . "I'm really proud of the boys, they did well", Klopp said. The Blues delivered a record 30 top-flight victories in a 38-game season - and look well set for another win at Wembley next weekend as they target the Double. Read More »

Warriors Looking to Close Out Spurs Monday Night

Game 1 changed in that instant, the whole series changed along with it and the Warriors will become the first team in National Basketball Association history to start a postseason 12-0 if they win on Monday. Mills and Ginobili have become two of San Antonio's most beloved players. "We can't come out here and feel like we've won already before the game has started". Read More »

Bradley hits last-second shot, Celtics stun Cavs 111-108


The three-time NBA Finals MVP finished the night with 11 points on 4-of-13 shooting, including 0 for 4 from beyond the arc. The Celtics were routed in both games of the Eastern Conference Finals so far, losing 117-104 in game one, and 130-86 in game two. Read More »

San Antonio Spurs legend Ginobili to take time over future

With Golden State completing an inevitable 4-0 series sweep over the Spurs in the Western Conference Finals, the contest became an ode to Argentinian great Ginobili who may announce his retirement this off-season after 15 years in the National Basketball Association. Read More »

OJ Simpson could be paroled in July


The now infamous strong arm robbery saw Simpson sentenced to 33 years in prison. "And unlike some I can not and have no desire to try to predict the outcome'". Typically, parole hearings in Nevada come a few months before the official parole date. "The board members are intelligent professionals and I am confident they will arrive at a very carefully considered decision", former Nevada Board of Parole commissioner Thomas Patton told NBC News . Read More »

Game 3 line rushes: Ducks vs. Predators


Monday when the Predators returned to Nashville , head coach Peter Laviolette was repeatedly asked about Johansen's comments, what was happening on the ice, and what would happen, but he was only interested in talking about one thing- how well Johansen has played. Read More »

Chelsea Lift Premier League Trophy After Victory Over Sunderland

It was the flawless prelude to the lifting of the trophy after the match and for Chelsea's FA Cup final against Arsenal on Saturday. The club's captain and longest-serving player was substituted in the 26th minute, matching his shirt number during a 22-year association with Chelsea . Read More »

Sergio Garcia soars at windy Sawgrass

The Sheffield-born player's form - including becoming the first defending champion since Mike Weir in 2004 to miss the cut at the Masters in April - has resulted in his world ranking falling to 21st. Australian Scott led at six-under heading to the famous island-green par-three 17th, but his tee shot found the water only a moment after U.S. Masters champion Sergio Garcia had made a hole-in-one. Read More »

Antoine Griezmann makes big statement about a move to Manchester United


The France worldwide has always been linked with the Old Trafford outfit, and Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho is keen to add the player to his squad. The Atletico man dropped the biggest hint on his future yet when he appeared on French television programme " Quotidien " and answered a question about possibly signing for United. Read More »

Chelsea boss Conte wins LMA Coach of the Year award

At the beginning of the season, many had been skeptical over Conte's decision to use the 3-4-3 formation for the Blues, it has worked, however, as they can become the first side to win 30 games in a season if they beat Sunderland in their final game of the season. Read More »

Conte named LMA Manager of the Year


Sutton was a Premier League-winning striker with Blackburn Rovers and he also dominated the Scottish top flight with Celtic, with a year at Chelsea sandwiched in between. Terry, who leaves Chelsea at the end of this season after 22 years, exited to a standing ovation from the fans who despite some off-pitch scandals is revered by them. Read More »

Curry leads Warriors to third straight series sweep

Spurs forward David Lee , who suffered a torn left patellar tendon in Game 3 , will also sit out Game 4. "I think [the Spurs are] always motivated", Durant said. The Warriors have made it look easy, which is their normal. Golden State's wave and wave of talented players came alive when the Warriors were needed the most, and - all the great coaching and proper preparation aside - San Antonio just couldn't muster a meaningful response. Read More »

Eduardo signs new one-year Chelsea deal

I hope to deserve this. "He gave me that opportunity and I haven't looked back". Last season, Claudio Ranieri won the title, for his work at Leicester City. While celebrations will of course be underway for the club, who finished on 93 points, with second place Tottenham finishing on just 86, they will also have their eyes on the FA Cup final which will take place next weekend. Read More »

Spurs officially rule out Kawhi Leonard (ankle) for Game 4


When it's all said and done and when you hang the boots up that's the thing you take away the most. "Hopefully in the short run and the long run can match up". Now the Spurs are taking the same approach with Leonard - who, at 25, already has won a championship and a Finals MVP and has gotten better with each passing season - in the hopes of a similar long-term payoff. Read More »

Jose Mourinho takes a sly dig at Arsene Wenger and Arsenal


Arsenal suffered a damaging 3-0 defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace last month and Wenger chose to switch to a back three for the away game at Middlesborough which ended in a 1-2 win. This week we're finally going to find out which two teams will go to Cardiff on June 3 to play for THE Cup. "We still have a chance mathematically and we need some help as well from teams around us", Wenger said. Read More »

Golden State Warriors beat Spurs 129-115 to complete sweep


Golden State Warriors big man Zaza Pachulia has been dealing with a scary situation. SAN ANTONIO (AP ) - Golden State made sure the inevitable was unavoidable. "An fantastic competitor, even more fun playing against him", Durant said of Ginobili. "We blew a great opportunity in Game 1 with turnovers, 31 points off of turnovers is not a good thing". Read More »

Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearance after dispatching Spurs

In 2015, the Warriors prevailed over the Cavs in six games, while the Cavs won the 2016 series in seven games. Social media threats from Spurs fans made the Warriors center fear for his family's safety. He averaged 7.5 points per game (a career-low), 2.6 assists (second-lowest average) and 2.3 rebounds per game (tied for second-lowest in his career). Read More »

British Police Confirm Deaths After Reported Explosion At Manchester Arena Concert

Authorities conducted a controlled explosion of a further "suspect device" which was found close by in Cathedral Gardens. Police are still investigating whether the killer was part of a wider network. City officials said the true spirit of Manchester was surfacing in the hours after the incident. As concertgoers - many of them adolescent fans of the singer - were beginning to leave the arena following Grande's closing set, an explosion rocked the area. Read More »

Gael Clichy confirms he will leave Manchester City this summer

Clichy, who joined City from Arsenal in 2011, made 39 appearances for the Manchester side this season as they secured a third-placed league finish. Toure's deal runs out in the summer, and his future has been the subject of much debate, with the midfielder's seven year spell at the Etihad looking like it could be coming to an end. Read More »

Ender Inciarte has five-hit night for Braves

However, the Braves acquired Matt Adams from the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, and Adams was the Braves' starting first baseman on Sunday. Adams was immediately inserted into Atlanta's starting lineup on Sunday. The newcomer hit a two-run shot in his second start since being traded to Atlanta , Ender Inciarte had a career-high five hits and the Braves beat Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Monday night. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard Officially Questionable for Game 3 vs. Warriors with Ankle Injury

That was magnified in Tuesday's blowout loss in Oakland. The defeat on Tuesday night saw the Spurs going behind 2-0 in a playoff series for the first time since being swept by the Phoenix Suns in the Western semifinals in 2010 and San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich warns that the series could be over if the men from Texas doesn't get it together. Read More »

National Hockey League fines Ducks captain for 'inappropriate remark'

There was a scary moment when Aberg bounced his face on the ice, chipping the crap out of his front teeth, but never fear! "That's a factor, sure, that we're without Ryan", Laviolette said. "The process continues from there, and we believe in that process and it's turned out some really good hockey players for us". Now if Anaheim is going to stay in the NHL Playoffs 2017 they must convert on their power plays to win. Read More »

Terrorist attack at Ariana Grande's Manchester concert - what we know

At least 22 have been confirmed dead and 59 injured as of 2:30 a.m. ET Tuesday. Emergency vehicles were helping the injured and bomb disposal units were later seen outside the venue. British Prime Minister Theresa May is due to chair a meeting of the government's COBRA emergency committee later Tuesday. She and Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the opposition Labour Party, agreed to suspend campaigning ahead of the June 8 election. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool are back where they belong

I think when someone wants to pay that amount of money for a football club it's clear that they want to inject more finance into the club. The club has a strong foundation and organisation to be one year out and to come back straight it. Read More »

Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton


Everton have been linked with Sigurdsson for some time , but Swansea moved quickly to dismiss reports that a bid from the Toffees had been accepted. Paul Clement would surely love to keep the Iceland worldwide at the Liberty Stadium this summer but will face a battle to hold onto the former Tottenham Hotspur man. Read More »