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Batshuayi delivers Chelsea Premier League title

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So, with United out of the equation, the fight for the third and fourth places to guarantee Champions League football next term reaches a critical point. "Michy paid me a lot with this change", Conte said. "I mean, football is f-- unbelievable!" "I think tonight [Eden] Hazard and Pedro were a bit exhausted and I wanted to give more energy with Michy and Willian". Read More »

B.C. election results are 'beginning of something different,' Clark says

The Liberals are leading in 43 ridings, just one seat shy of a majority, and the NDP trails close behind with leads in 41 ridings. Both Clark and Green Party leader Andrew Weaver have said they are open to working with other parties, but the precarious nature of minority governments and an alliance between the energy-friendly Liberals and the environmentalist Greens cast some doubt on the ability to get projects done. Read More »

Karlsson leads Senators into East finals

They scored the important, timely goals in the series. Chris Kreider had a spurt of energy and effectiveness in the third period of Game 6 against Ottawa , the type of burst that was too few and far between during the playoffs. "No one's picking us for sure", Ottawa forward Clarke MacArthur said. The Penguins are series favourites on Sports Interaction NHL odds, but the Senators are used to being underdogs. Read More »

New England Patriots release tight end Michael Williams

James O'Shaughnessy, Matt Lengel, Rob Housler and rookie Jacob Hollister are competing for what might be just one more spot on the active roster. After adding what appears to be sufficient depth to the position, the team made a decision to let one of its returning backup players go. Read More »

Bradley sends Celtics over Wizards in Game 5

The Celtics, who are the top seeds in the East, won Game 5 in their series against Washington Wizards on Wednesday night. His teammate Isaiah Thomas said that he did not mind his injuries, but he continued to play and gave his best until the end. Read More »

Five reasons why Chelsea won the Premier League

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Assists for Diego Costa and Nemanja Matic goals during the 3-0 win over Middlesbrough punctuated his masterful display, but it was only the absence of consensus player of the season N'Golo Kante that afforded Fabregas his opportunity. N'Golo Kante has revealed what his Chelsea teammates did after he was announced as the victor of the PFA award: they congratulated him en masse. With just one win coming from their last nine outings, Boro captain Gibson conceded that they were below the ... Read More »

Bradley scores 29, Celtics power past Wizards

Thomas had five assists, more than Washington's entire team (four) in the period. I can see Washington easing up their pressure on IT tonight and guess who's one of the best players in the National Basketball Association at taking advantage of the smallest cracks in a defense? "We've got to defend at a high level against a very good team that plays well on their home floor". Read More »

The Players: Strong field, unpredictable golf course

The way it's designed you can hit a good shot in the middle of the green and roll in the water, so there's too much risk for not enough reward. A more recognizable Rory finished the round with birdies at the par-5 16 and treacherous par-4 18. Read More »

Juventus purchases Benatia's full rights from Bayern Munich

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The Morocco captain has played an important role in Juve's Champions League campaign this term, taking part in four victories and one draw as his side secured passage into the final in Cardiff next month. On Sunday, Benatia will face old club Roma, where a win will see Juve claim a record-breaking sixth successive Scudetto and what the Old Lady hopes will be the first leg of a remarkable treble. Read More »

Macron announces gender equal list of parliamentary candidates

Richard Ferrand, the centrist party's chief, said Monday that the names of the movement's 577 candidates in the legislative election would be unveiled on Thursday. In fact, the party's vote share in the first round has increased in four of the five presidential elections since 1995. According to reports Emmanuel Macron won with 58.2% of the votes cast in this office agianst 41.8% for Marine Le Pen . Read More »

Ovechkin played through hamstring, knee injuries in playoffs

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Now Pittsburgh is up against Ottawa again, this time in the Eastern Conference Final. "We're ready for the challenge". "Emotionally, I don't think I want to answer that question at all". Fleury, a 32-year-old Canadian who was the top pick of the 2003 NHL Draft, took over in nets after starter Matt Murray was injured warming up for Pittsburgh's playoff opener. Read More »

Manchester United edge into Europa League final after draw with Celta Vigo

United will play in their first Europa League final and their first European showpiece match since losing in the 2011 Champions League. But United will be without influential centre-back Eric Bailly for the final, as he was sent off in the dying stages along with Celta's Facundo Roncaglia after a scuffle that threatened to disrupt the game. Read More »

Draymond Green calls Kelly Olynyk a dirty player

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Oubre actually reached across referee Monty McCutchen to deliver the shove, which knocked Olynyk onto the floor. Like c'mon man, how you gonna take a charge like that? "He's dirty . "He like body-bumped him". "Just make it tough for him". Then he might get to see Draymond, who laughed at the Celtics complaints Tuesday. That's what I don't understand. Read More »

Rolando McClain arrested on weed and firearm charges

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During the stop, the officer smelled weed and searched the vehicle - turning up marijuana and a pistol for which he did not have a permit. As of the late afternoon, McClain was being held in Morgan County Jail on $2,000 bond. But he missed the first four games of the 2015 season because of a substance abuse violation. McClain was arrested in Decatur three times between December 1, 2011, and April 21, 2013. Read More »

Friday's NBA Playoffs Conference Semifinals betting preview: Celtics at Wizards

Washington has an edge when they're all fired up, so that has to be their goal in Game 6. If the top-seeded Celtics win Friday, they would open against Cleveland on Monday night. The Cavaliers would have the home-court edge over Washington . What may be even more surprising than just the wins has been the margin of these victories.as every game in this series has been decided by double digits, even though Game 2 went into overtime and had a tight fourth quarter. Read More »

Edmonton opens 2nd round with wild win

And they did so often in getting back into the best-of-7 Western Conference semifinals. Talbot made 39 saves, Patrick Maroon scored a power-play goal and Edmonton moved halfway to the Western Conference finals with a 2-1 victory over Anaheim in Game 2 of their second-round series Friday night. Read More »

Dallas Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to 6-year, $29.5M deal

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The Stars gave the Kings a fourth-round pick. Dallas' strategy to split starts between Antti Niemi and Kari Lehtonen this season yielded the worst team save percentage in the National Hockey League at.893, and only the lowly Colorado Avalanche allowed more goals against. Read More »

Manchester United to face Ajax in hunt for historic title

Ajax , meanwhile, looked to have killed their tie against Lyon following their 4-1 win in last week's home leg when Kasper Dolberg gave them a 27th-minute lead. "We performed much better here than United did in the first leg". It's what we are going to do. We only have 15 so I have to play them but I have to play them in a mixed way and by periods. Read More »

Chelsea seal fifth Premier League crown

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Chris Brunt has warned Chelsea that West Bromwich Albion will not "roll over" when the Blues attempt to win the Premier League title at the Hawthorns on Friday. Conte on Thursday declined the opportunity to dismiss rumours of a return to Italy with Inter Milan, insisting his focus is on the present. We've worked hard to get where we are. Read More »

National Hockey League roundup: Senators topple Rangers in overtime, 5-4

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Mark Stone, Mike Hoffman and Tom Pyatt also scored and Craig Anderson stopped 29 shots. The Rangers' comfort, if there can be comfort for anyone skating on a brink, is that their Madison Square Garden malaise is long gone. I just went into the slot there, I just batted it out of the air and I got lucky. Weve got to be better than we were there, ” Boucher told reporters in Ottawa before the clubs departure Sunday. Read More »

Arsenal controlled game against Manchester United: Arsene Wenger

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Even if I get another red card, then that happens. "At the end of the day, if we go to Old Trafford and score the first goal, we are in the driving seat because if we score another one, they have to score two". Manchester United take on Celta Vigo at Old Trafford on Thursday looking to secure a place in the Europa League final. "We need to be further up there - it's something that we're all disappointed about". Read More »