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Kim smashes Scott record with Players win

Kim carded a final round of 69 at Sawgrass to finish 10 under par, three shots ahead of Poulter and former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen . Kim's triumph saw him replace Australia's Adam Scott as the youngest ever victor of the Players Championship , which is regarded as golf's unofficial fifth major. Read More »

Andy Murray will begin his French Open campaign against Andrey Kuznetsov


World No. 2 Novak Djokovic and fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal have been drawn to face each other in a blockbuster French Open semi-final. Agassi bloomed again after a mid-career slump that took him from world No1 to outside the top 100 in 1997 and he returned to win the 1999 French Open and US Open. Read More »

Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics 111-108 win over Cavs


The betting odds are in for the Celtics and Cavaliers as they get ready for Game 4 on Tuesday night in Cleveland . "I'm not going to criticize him one bit", Celtics coach Brad Stevens said after his team won on a late three-point shot by Avery Bradley . Read More »

LaVar Ball ready to profit off sexist rant


LaVar Ball believes he could beat Michael Jordan at one-on-one, that his Big Baller Brand is worth $3 billion and, well, a lot of other things. Despite the bad blood between Ball and Leahy, it appears he may have taken her suggestion to make the label more appealing to women. It's good to see that Leahy refuses to stay in her lane. Read More »

Kunitz's 2nd goal in 2nd OT puts Pens in Finals

Pittsburgh Penguins' Chris Kunitz (14) celebrates scoring the game-winning goal with Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during the second overtime period of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in. Or that fact that Penguins center Matt Cullen's teams are 6-0 in his Game 7s over the years. "At the end of the day we lost to a better team", said captain Erik Karlsson . Read More »

Philippe Coutinho 'ideal for Barcelona'

There is Sergio (Busquets) and the two creators, what in Italy they denominate "mezzalas" that are (Ivan) Rakitic and (Andres) Iniesta, they are the two thinkers of the team. He could be called up to play for Brazil in friendlies against Argentina and Australia this summer. "At Liverpool, Coutinho is on the left, but the important thing is that he has the same role as with the national team", he said . Read More »

Who is Liverpool target Naby Keita? We profile the RB Leipzig midfielder


In turn, his form attracted interest from Jurgen Klopp who will undoubtedly be looking for reinforcements this summer with Liverpool on track to return to the Champions League . Liverpool's current transfer record is the £35million they spent buying Andy Carroll from Newcastle United in 2011. The Times claim Jurgen Klopp has made the Guinea worldwide one of his transfer priorities alongside Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk. Read More »

Paul Pogba: 'We played for the people who died'


Wednesday night saw Rooney lift a third trophy of the season after United beat Ajax 2-0 in the Europa League final, but his introduction as a late substitute underlines how his status has changed. We start with the back page of The Times which reports that Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has told Ed Woodward that the club need to strengthen in four positions with Eric Dier and Antoine Griezmann are two of the main targets. Read More »

LeBron passes Jordan as all-time National Basketball Association playoff scoring leader

Enjoy the game people! The Celtics did their best to keep up, but the consistent outside shooting, bench scoring and defense they relied on to stun Cleveland in Game 3 wasn't there Thursday night. Led by its Big Three, Cleveland quickly built a 21-point lead in the first quarter, while getting lots of contributions from their teammates. He entered the contest needing 28 points to pass Jordan and finished with a game-high 35 points for a total of 5,995. Read More »

Spurs' Leonard ruled out for Game 2 against Warriors


Leonard's replacement in the starting lineup, Jonathon Simmons , was the only Spurs player to show up, scoring 17 points in the first half while no other San Antonio player scored more than four. Though Leonard called it a clean play, Popovich said Monday that Pachulia's close-out was "dangerous" and "unsportsmanlike," while citing the big man's history as an allegedly dirty player. Read More »

NHL Western Conference Finals


Pontus Aberg , who played only 15 games with the Predators all season, scored the victor on his first career playoff goal. Rakell has scored seven times in the postseason and was termed day-to-day by Carlyle, who assigned the same status to injured forward Patrick Eaves (career-high 32 goals), sidelined for the past nine games of the playoffs. Read More »

Conte: Azpilicueta Will Play Anywhere I Ask Him To

I'll sit down and consider it with my family, whether that [offer is] here or overseas or wherever that may be. "I'm so proud of this team and all the players and management for all the hard work, effort and sacrifices everyone has made this season". Read More »

Senators believe they can defy expectations again with first Game 7 win

A third period strike from Mike Hoffman completed a 2-1 win for the Senators, who rallied after falling behind to a Evgeni Malkin goal in the second period. Hagelin and the Rangers won two Game 7s that year, another in 2013 and two more on their way to the Stanley Cup Final in 2014. Pittsburgh had four shots with the man advantage, but Anderson stopped them all. Read More »

Herrera would welcome Griezmann at Manchester United

But United midfielder Pogba was much more direct, making direct reference to Griezmann joining United on a number of occasions on social media. Either way, Champions League qualification was the essential first step in this process, for so many reasons. Read More »

Stanley Cup Playoffs Conference Finals Schedule Released

We have a team that can compete for the Stanley Cup and we proved that. Filip Forsberg and Austin Watson scored in regulation for Nashville, which improved to 9-2 in the postseason. What the Ducks lacked in speed, they made up with physicality. With their first Western Conference final win under their belt, the Preds have relied on their depth. Read More »

Wenger - FA cup final won't be my last game

Yeah, it's a massive cup and everyone knows that, not only in England, but all over the world, so everyone is going to be watching". With that in mind, Moses explained that it's not been forgotten by Antonio Conte's men. Liverpool on Sunday secured a spot in the qualifying round for Europe's most prestigious club competition which they have only played in once in the last seven seasons. Read More »

Cavaliers destroy Celtics to set up NBA Finals rematch with Warriors


Even Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant , who will enter the Finals with 2,872 career playoff points as a 28-year-old, is nearly exactly 1,000 points behind LeBron's pace at that same age (3,871). He showed no signs of lingering issues, though, beating several defenders off the dribble and handing out seven assists. Cleveland scored 75 points in the first half, 109 through three and 135 in all in the 135-102 blowout. Read More »

Coach Toni Nadal explains why Rafa is so hard to beat


KEY STATISTIC I: 9 - Record number of French Open titles for Rafael Nadal , who is favored by many to collect No. 10 this year. Murray ended 2016 as world number one after winning five titles in a row, but exited the Australian Open in the last 16 and has failed to go past the third round in four of his six tournaments since. Read More »

Premier League champion Chelsea calls off victory parade


Chelsea and Arsenal made their decisions in order to avoid placing additional pressure the resources of police and security services. He's been in and out of Arsene Wenger's starting lineup, and said ahead of Saturday's FA Cup final that a minor foot injury has prevented him from playing more regularly. Read More »

James and Cavaliers beat Celtics, set up rematch against Warriors

James had come into the contest needing 28 points to pass Jordan - victor of 6 titles with the Chicago Bulls in the 1990s - for first on the post-season scoring list. James, who is chasing his fourth National Basketball Association title this year, finished with 35 points in the game to set a new mark of 5.995 points in 212 play-off games, while six-time National Basketball Association champion Jordan set his record in 179 games. Read More »

Rinne's rare off-night gives Ducks life in Western Conference Final

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. After the game Johansen accused Ducks forward Ryan Kesler of being dirty player. Arvidsson flipped a pass ahead of the Ducks' defenders to hit a streaking Johansen, who slipped the puck by Gibson for his third goal of the postseason. Read More »

Spurs star Ginobili: I feel like I can still play


Golden state: Curry (36 + 6 assists), Durant (29, 12 rebounds), green (16 + 8 rebounds + 8 assists). The Golden State Warriors are 12-0 this postseason, often winning in blowout fashion, and if fans have a problem with their dominance, Kevin Durant pointed out that no one is forcing them to tune in. Read More »

Moses: I Have No Plans For Sanchez In FA Cup Final


We don't feel any pressure, we are just taking this game as it comes. "We had a good season, we are champions and we are in the final of the FA Cup , but we are going to Wembley to win the double". They won seven of their last eight league matches, winning all of the last five, and lost out to Liverpool in the race for fourth place by only a point. Read More »

Rossi injured in motocross accident


A Yamaha Racing statement confirmed that Rossi did not suffer any fractures and there is no evidence of serious trauma. The Yamaha rider had an accident during a motocross training on the Cavallara track, in Italy. The slight injury to the liver and the kidney, causing the pain, not evolved, thankfully, further complications. "Valentino will continue to receive pain relief over the next 12 hours and, over the course of the day, he will undergo routine diagnostic tests", Yamaha said in a ... Read More »

LeBron, Cavs crush Celtics to reach NBA Finals

BOSTON , MA - MAY 25: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball against Avery Bradley #0 of the Boston Celtics in the first half during Game Five of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 25, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. Read More »