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Utah Jazz take pride in Salt Lake City's #NightLife

Like winter, a storm of Golden State 3s is coming. Golden State had only seven turnovers to go with 32 assists , and the Jazz coughed it up 14 times. When you're just out there playing [in the regular season] and it doesn't mean anything, whether you're good or bad doesn't matter, that's kind of boring to me. Read More »

Matt Harvey apologizes for missing game, 3-game suspension

I mean, the Mets did send security over to Harvey's apartment on Saturday night, and he did file a grievance against his team over the suspension. The Matt Harvey saga is not about to go away any time soon, and things are only looking worse for the New York Mets pitcher's public image. Read More »

'Two more finals' as Arsenal stay in top-four race


Sections of the club's support have called for Wenger, who is yet to announce his future plans, to leave. Borussia Dortmund's Michael Zorc and former Gunner Marc Overmars have both been touted for a potential role as a traditional director. Read More »

NFL Draft Second and Third Rounds

Gabriel Peppers is a safety who will add to that improved defense. The Bears traded the no. 3 pick, a third-round pick (no. 67), a fourth-round pick (no. The Chiefs used the tenth overall pick to select Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes . They needed a quarterback, and the Texans moved their first-round pick and next year's first-rounder to Cleveland so they could take Clemson's Deshaun Watson . Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo present as Rafael Nadal defeats Djokovic


Also after losing to Nadal in the finals of the Barcelona Open last month, Thiem will be determined to get one over him. "Hopefully I can do that with my team and play better in Rome and Roland Garros". I take more positives than negatives going into next week in Rome. "I was trying my best", Djokovic said. 'He deserved to win. Nadal confirmed his return to form with a long-awaited win over Djokovic, his 24th in 50 career meetings. Read More »

Ronaldo hat-trick shrinks Athletico Madrid


Here's a round-up of the Champions League action. We haven't won anything yet. "The team is phenomenal, yesterday was further proof that the team is good and confident and to win 3-0 is huge". "I'm pleased with all of my players". I have watched Atletico boss Diego Simeone a lot this season and he looks like someone who is coming to an end at the club, that he can not take the team any further. Read More »

Man Utd fear Zlatan contract leaks will wreck summer market plans


That is as a direct result of the Football Leaks investigation claiming Ibrahimovic is paid a massive £367k a week, plus a £2.8million goal bonus. This has precipitated considerable concern on the side of the Red Devils, who believe that the revelations will lead to agents of top players attempting to fleece the club out of greater fees and wages. Read More »

Rory McIlroy to have MRI scan on troublesome back after Players Championship


It's OK, it's manageable, it's not, obviously not a hundred per cent but it's good enough to get myself around here for the next couple of days. The 28-year-old, who birdied 16 and 17 before taking three putts to get down from 55 feet at the last, did at least give a positive prognosis on his back problem ahead of his MRI scan in Belfast on Monday. Read More »

Wizards win on Wall's 3-pointer, forcing a Game 7

On the wrong end of a 92-91 final that will send this series back to Boston for a decisive Game 7 on Monday night, Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas was left with 1.7 seconds left on his series-winning shot that came up just short. John Wall started the game 1/11, but ended up making eight of his last 16 shots, including that game-winner. He is one of five players in franchise history to score 20+ in at least 12 playoff games in a single postseason joining Bob Dandridge, Elvin Hayes (3x), Phil ... Read More »

Wenger insists ´I am not in politics´ after latest plane protest banner


Speaking to Sky Sports News HQ about Arsenal's chances of keeping Sanchez beyond the summer transfer window, former Southampton captain Le Tissier said: "It will be slightly easier if they do finish in the top four". Olivier Giroud tapped in two close-range finishes, while Alexis Sanchez netted his 50th Premier League goal for Arsenal in the team's fifth win in its last six games. Read More »

Giroud brace keeps Arsenal in the hunt


On 55 minutes, the Gunners doubled their advantage, with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez combining superbly before the German coolly fired past Jack Butland. Mahrez won a 77th-minute penalty after luring Gael Clichy into a clumsy foul, but despite him sending the ball past Willy Caballero, eagle-eyed referee Robert Madley ruled it out. Read More »

Home Court Mastery of Celtics Over Wizards by Winning all Nine Games

Brad Stevens has stressed all year that his team doesn't get too high and they don't get too low. Against a team as good as Boston, before you blink it can be over. After turning the ball over 18 times in a Game 4 loss, the Celtics had just 11 miscues and kept the Wizards from making the kind of run that doomed them early in the series . Read More »

Pep Guardiola refuses to compromise City's approach despite disappointing season

Shakespeare said: "I have sympathy because he is in there with a real black eye and a bruised eye but we have looked at the replay and there is no intent from Fernandinho , if I'm honest". "He's really trying to block Christian [Fuchs] too". "In the first half we were good and it was a shame to concede an wonderful goal". City now need four points from the remaining games against West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday and Watford away on Sunday to be certain of a top-four finish although a win ... Read More »

Mourinho vows to rest Man Utd players at Arsenal

The Premier League side take a one-goal lead back to Old Trafford to face Celta Vigo thanks to Rashford's wonderful freekick at the Estadio Municipal de Balaídos. Celta's talisman and former Liverpool star Iago Aspas flicked a header just wide after the break, before Sisto saw his deflected shot tipped over the bar by United goalie for the night Sergio Romero. Read More »

Concussion spotters didn't have authority to remove Crosby


Intent on not repeating history, the Capitals jumped on the defending Stanley Cup champions early and didn't relent. LAST GAME: The Capitals held the Penguins to three shots in the first period and rolled to a 5-2 victory in Game 6 Monday night at PPG Paints Arena . Read More »

Warriors vs Jazz: 5 Keys To The Series

There probably isn't a coach who better prepares his team for matchups. "We all have to sprint back on defense", Jazz center Rudy Gobert said. The Dubs averaged almost two fewer turnovers in wins than they did in losses during the season, and were defeated only once when keeping their turnovers in single-digits. Read More »

Diamondbacks' Chris Iannetta bloodied after being hit by pitch in face

Lovullo, though, said he thought the pitch that hit Iannetta "just got away from their pitcher". They hit for the cycle in the inning. Tyler Glasnow pitched just 2 and 1/3rd innings. He struck out four and walked one. Gregory Polanco , who accounted for the lone hit and run scored the night before, dropped a ball in shallow left field for an RBI double. Read More »

Spurs eliminate Rockets, advance to Conference finals

The Warriors haven't lost a game in the postseason, sweeping both series against the Trailblazers and Jazz. So it's no surprise that of the six 30-point, 10-rebound postseason games in Aldridge's career, three have come against the Rockets. Read More »

Springboks, All Blacks in Group B

The pooling was done on Wednesday in Japan where the Africa victor, hopefully Kenya Simbas, will play reigning champions New Zealand , South Africa and a repechage victor. Holders and favourites New Zealand were left unchanged at, while Ireland were regarded as winners in the draw by our betting partners - they were slashed from 14/1 to after landing in the same pool as Scotland and hosts Japan . Read More »

Former New York stars could be Liberty's ticket to first title


It is thought about more because the team's 44-24 record over the past two seasons is better than any two-year stretch in franchise history, and the Liberty reached the Eastern Conference finals in 2015. "It's great to have Coach Johnson here in San Antonio with me", Riley said. "I think once we add those three pieces, I think our team can really focus, our players can focus on what they have to do as individuals", Johnson said. Read More »