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Michael Dawson: 'Hull City just came up short'


Shortly after that, from a corner kick, James Tomkins headed the ball just wide of the Hull goal. The home side edged into an early lead through Wilfried Zaha, and further goals from Christian Benteke, Luka Milivojevic and Patrick van Aanholt settled the tie, and sent Hull into relegation. Read More »

National Basketball Association report: Wizards' Oubre suspended; Raptors' Lowry doubtful for Game 4


This opened up the owners - in the course of the third quarter the advantage of "Utah" has reached nine points. The Warriors were not looking very Warrior-like in the first two quarters even though they mostly maintained a lead. Zaza Pachulia completed a 3-point play and Durant buried a 3-pointer to bring Golden State back within a basket. The Jazz were contesting shots well, and allowed to play some physical defense. Read More »

Alonso jets off to Indy for Monday practice

As he participated in an awareness campaign to promote responsible driving, Alonso talked about the improvements introduced by McLaren and hoped they will help the team during the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday, after failing to collect any points in the previous four races. Read More »

East finals trip on line as Wizards, Celtics head to Game 7

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Three years later, the Wizards faced another elimination Game 6, and no longer did Wall and Beal have the appearance of wide-eyed fawns frozen by speeding headlights. Read More »

Celtics vs. Wizards Game 7

The Wizards/Celtics series has definitely been the most entertaining matchup of the postseason so far. - The Wizards' offense doesn't travel: During the regular season, Washington sported an offensive rating of 106.5 on the road, compared to 110.5 at home. Read More »

Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT

Well, obviously. Evgeni Malkin leads all players in playoff scoring with 19 points; Jake Guentzel and Sidney Crosby are tied for fourth with 14; Phil Kessel is tied for sixth with Ottawa's leading scorer, Erik Karlsson, at 13. They simulated the Senators' trap during practice. Boucher was impressed with the clubs effort, especially when the Penguins were awarded five power plays — including four in the first — and didnt score on any of them. Read More »

James Harden and the historic collapse?

Harden scored just 10 points on 2-of-11 shooting Thursday with the Rockets season on the line, to go with six turnovers. I expected more out of the Rockets in Game 6 - as all of you did - and this colossal of a failure will go down in National Basketball Association history as one of the worst . Read More »

NCSC urges vigilance in wake of cyber attack

The Europol spokesman said it was too early to say who is behind the onslaught and what their motivation was. The malware then demands a payment of US$300 ($406) in digital currency Bitcoin to unlock the files, threatening to double the required payment every three days if the ransom goes unpaid, before threatening to destroy the files a week later. Read More »

Chelsea a win away from taking the English Premier League title

He became the first player to record the 10 assist in the six different season in the premier league. "We have the possibility to do this on Friday against West Brom, but for sure it won't be easy", Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte, as reported by the capital club's website. Read More »

I put trophies above finishing top four - Mourinho takes swipe at Wenger

They are leading 1-0 and we have to go out and make the second half count". "Really disappointed because Chelsea in the end they won the Premier League ". "If we win the trophy, David wins the trophy too". "Tonight we suffered, but we're in the final and we've fought hard to get there. I want to go to the World Cup in Russian Federation with the national team, so I need to stay in contention". Read More »

Real Madrid's tall order to get Nacho booking overturned

Ronaldo's next goal will put him at 367, one more than the Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur legend amassed over 14 years playing in England and Italy. Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane has heaped praise on prolific goal-scorer Cristiano Ronaldo saying the Portuguese football superstar always steps up during decisive moments. Read More »

Warriors rally to beat Spurs in Game 1 of West final

There will be plenty of glares from Spurs fans, who might never forgive him for owning the foot that Kawhi Leonard landed on, a pivotal moment in a game that San Antonio led by as many as 25 points. Kawhi's status for the next game in the series has yet to be determined, but his injury will obviously play a massive role in the rest of the series. Read More »

Arsenal's top-scorer Sanchez a doubt for Sunderland game

Arsenal host relegated Sunderland on Tuesday before welcoming Everton on the final day but will still need slip-ups from Liverpool or Manchester City if they are to preserve Wenger's proud record of having never finished outside the top four in England. Read More »

Chelsea set to splash £200m in summer spree — Transfer Focus


Chelsea's main selection decision will concern PFA Player of the Year award victor N'Golo Kante . Chelsea will arrive at Stamford Bridge for their game against Watford on Monday as the newly crowned Premier League champions. I'm not a stupid guy. Conte, who won three consecutive titles as Juventus manager before taking over the Italian national team, danced for joy and was hoisted into the air by his players in front of Chelsea's ecstatic travelling fans who chanted "Antonio, ... Read More »

Rated PG Trevon Duval joins Duke's loaded 2017 recruiting class


Last week Duke missed on five-star wing Kevin Knox , but Monday morning they got an awesome silver lining when No. 1 point guard Trevon Duval announced that he'd be at the controls next season. Duval, one of the nation's most sought-after players, will play at Duke. With senior guard Grayson Allen coming back, and top recruits shooting guard Gary Trent and forward Wendell Carter coming in, Duval gives Krzyzewski a quarterback to guide the offense. Read More »

LeBron scores 35, Cleveland takes 3-0 lead


With nearly two days of negative noise before the Raptors get back on the court coach Dwane Casey instructed his team to ignore it. The Raptors replied by winning Game 3 99-84 and Game 4 105-99. Toronto point guard Kyle Lowry was "pretty upset" with James's ball-spinning. Does he wish they'd played again Thursday? Kyle Lowry sat out with an injured ankle. Read More »

Police officer accidentally overdoses after drug arrest in Ohio


Green stopped their auto and saw white powder that had been smashed into the carpet of the vehicle. "There was white powder on the seat, on the floor, on the guys' shoes and on his clothing", he said. Officers determined the officer got fentanyl on his skin while trying to get a suspect out of the auto. Last month, West Yorkshire and Humberside police warned Class A drugs contaminated with Fentanyl and Carfentanyl could have made their way onto United Kingdom streets. Read More »

Kim sets mark at Players

And it wasn't just that hole. He was the only player Sunday who didn't make bogey in his round of 3-under 69 for a three-shot victory. That left Poulter and Kim atop the leaderboard at eight-under, Poulter after a tap-in birdie at the second and five-foot birdie putt at the sixth and Kim after a 17-foot birdie on the opening hole. Read More »

No reason to be surprised Oubre chants from Boston fans


Bradley said he was inspired by text messages he got from Thomas and Celtics' television play-by-play man Mike Gorman. "And that's what it's all about". Boston led by as many as 26 points, negating Washington's physicality by spreading the floor and knocking down 16 3-pointers. "They're going to do what they're going to do", said Wizards point guard John Wall , per Duffy. Read More »

With Merkel And PM, France's New President Wastes No Time

Philippe is a member of the mainstream-right Republicans party. In his first speech as president, Macron said his main priority would be "to give back to the French people the confidence that for too long has been flagging". In the debate with Emmanuel Macron a few days before the election, she displayed her limited knowledge of monetary policy when she tied herself in knots trying to differentiate between the euro and the franc. Read More »

Missing Out On Top-four Spot Doesn't Upset Me -Jose Mourinho

It has been a great journey, it did not end the way we wanted it to, but we gave it our very best and no one can ask for more . I always saw them supporting each other. The failings of Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho this season have been highlighted by their omission from the Premier League Manager of the Season shortlist. Read More »

Kim See-woo wins at Sawgrass

Kim, almost two years younger than Adam Scott when the Australian won in 2004, is also the first player from Asia to win twice on the PGA Tour before the age of 22. Poulter not only got his card back, but the extra points put him in The Players Championship. Instead, he tapped in for bogey. In 2015, he won his first event on the Tour and that season finished 10th on the money list to earn a promotion to the PGA Tour . Read More »

Hull relegated, Crystal Palace secures Premier League status

Wilfried Zaha scored the first goal for the hosts in the 3rd minute after a defensive gaffe from Hull City before Christian Benteke made it 2-0 for Palace in the 34th minute. Palace had needed only a draw to preserve their Premier League status but effectively secured victory with Christian Benteke's 17th goal of a largely hard season. Read More »