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by | May 27, 2017 | 09:14

That would set up a third straight Finals meeting with the Golden State Warriors . Without Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker , they were simply outmanned. Despite the fact that the Warriors have cruised to their spot in the Finals, they are adamant that they can play better. "I don't care who we play, but my preference is Cleveland", Lacob told The Undefeated's Marc.

by | May 27, 2017 | 09:14

Gibson vowed to be back in the lineup Monday but coach Randy Carlyle was not as optimistic, telling reporters: "We'll do an assessment tomorrow and we'll do an assessment once we get to Nashville on Monday morning and see where that takes us".

by | May 27, 2017 | 09:09

The injury-ravaged Spurs were without Kawhi Leonard , Tony Parker and David Lee as Golden State led by as many as 22 points. Ginobili is the second-oldest player in the league, but he still averaged about eight points and three assists this season off the Spurs bench.

by | May 27, 2017 | 09:06

The England man is about to enter the final year of his contract, with Liverpool showing interest in the versatile midfielder at a cut-price fee. This has led to incessant rumours they will struggle to hang on to their best players during the off-season.

by | May 27, 2017 | 09:01

In a frantic finale, United defender Eric Bailly was sent off along with Roncaglia, while Mourinho's side suffered amajor let-off when Celta striker John Guidetti scuffed a chance to put his side through in the final seconds. United visit Southampton on Wednesday before entertaining Crystal Palace on the season's final day and while there is nothing riding on the games , Mata says he and his team-mates can not afford to take them lightly.

by | May 27, 2017 | 09:03

Boston had traded aging stars Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Brooklyn years ago in exchange for a plethora of selections, including No. 3 last year (Jaylen Brown) and this gem - via Brooklyn, Boston had 25% odds of picking first - among others.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:57

A minute's silence was held before the game, which turned into applause, in honour of the 22 people killed and 64 injured in the blast at an Ariana Grande pop concert at the Manchester Arena the night before the team left for the final in Stockholm .

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:58

Ariana Grande suspended her Dangerous Woman world tour and canceled several European shows Wednesday due to the deadly bombing at her concert in Manchester, England. Ramadan Abedi, 51, also known by his nom de guerre of Abu Ismail, spoke to The Associated Press by phone from the Libyan city of Tripoli. "It looks like we're not dealing with a lone wolf situation".

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:58

Enjoy the game people! Coach Tyronn Lue said they've gotten tighter this season. Through two meetings in the Finals thus far, Golden State has the slight edge in wins (7-6), but Cleveland has won the last three contests. The two finals teams have lost just one game between them on the way to the finals, the Warriors going a flawless 12-0 in cutting a swathe through the Western Conference and the Cavs dropping just one game.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:56

Coutinho, like many South Americans, have an affinity with Barcelona as many of their childhood heroes played there. Coutinho has been directly involved in nine goals in his last nine Premier League games, turning on the style to help Liverpool into the Champions League places.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:53

PORTIMAO, Portugal (AP) - Matt Wallace completed an unlikely wire-to-wire victory in the Open de Portugal to earn a European Tour card. "I'm looking forward to working hard from now on". 2 - It was a great week for Ian Poulter who had thought he'd lost his PGA Tour card just a couple of weeks ago. Cabrera Bello played the final three holes at the Stadium Course-the par-5 16th, par-3 17th and lengthy par-4 closing hole-in just eight strokes, 4 under par.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:55

Midfielder Juan Mata added: "It was a very hard week for a lot of us and for the city of Manchester and we tried to win for all the people who have suffered". Goals from France global Pogba and Armenian Henrik Mkhitaryan in each half gave United their first European trophy since 2008, and their first Europa League crown.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:54

Mkhitaryan, who has netted 11 times in all competitions during this debut season with United, thanked his team-mates when speaking to BT Sport: "Without them, I couldn't score many goals". Pogba also played in the League Cup final victory over Southampton at Wembley Stadium but missed the Community Shield win over last season's Premier League champions Leicester City having only just joined the Old Trafford club from Juve.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:53

Well, you may have forgotten that the National Football League is instituting a play clock between touchdowns and extra-point attempts that seems to run contrary to all the end zone fun we've been promised. on the Saturday after the final preseason games, which are played on Thursday night. Horn said he feels the league is responding to fans who want to see the celebrations and wonders why league frowns upon end-zone celebrations but allows video games, such as Madden NFL , to show ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:50

After a disgusting loss at home in Game 2, most wrote off the series as another easy sweep by the dominant Cleveland Cavaliers team. He had six rebounds, six assists and six turnovers and scored just three points in the second half and zero in the final 16 minutes, 32 seconds.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:50

In 2011 the Cavs set a record for the most consecutive losses in a season. It is the seventh successive year James has led his team to the finals, with four straight appearances for the Miami Heat preceding his return to Cleveland in 2014.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:47

Sanchez, likely to start despite carrying a thigh injury, will be key to the Gunners' hopes of victory, but Moses said Chelsea were more focused on producing their best than nullifying his threat. Danny Welbeck has revealed that he is still struggling with the aftermath of his knee surgeries, but thinks that Arsenal fans will see the best of him next season.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:42

The presence of Diego Costa has kept Batshuayi on the periphery since his £33 million arrival from Marseille last summer, but after Monday's game at Stamford Bridge the Belgium global said that there have been plenty of positives to his experience at Chelsea this season.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:39

Chris Kunitz blasted a slap shot into the net off a feed from Sidney Crosby , as the Penguins won 3-2, sending them to the Stanley Cup Final to play the Nashville Predators . "But they came up one shot better". "Sid's got great vision, and he put it right there", Kunitz said . "We've got a lot to build on right now", winger Bobby Ryan said after Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins .

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:30

But the world goes on, it doesn't stop. "I'm disappointed because you play finals to win them". "We just came to do our job and the boys were fantastic because they blocked (it out), they put a wall in front of their eyes and they stay isolated from everything.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:26

A minute's silence held for the victims of Monday's suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester in which 22 people died turned into applause as chants of "Manchester" and "We'll Never Die" bellowed out from the English supporters before the match.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:15

That was illustrated in a league-best 67-victory season by the Warriors leading the National Basketball Association in offensive efficiency and finishing second in defensive efficiency. you know when you're growing and you're seeing Michael Jordan , it's nearly like a god". "Throughout the series, I didn't get the opportunity to have that moment", James said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:42

As for Wednesday night's game, Ibrahimovic expressed his regret at not being able to take part in the game but insisted that the victory was the "most important thing". Ibrahimovic was, however, on hand to influence proceedings off the field, with Mourinho revealing that he led cheerleading and time management on the sidelines.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:37

Madrid played with an extra man after the controversial sending off of Celta forward Iago Aspas , who picked up a second yellow in the 62nd minute for an alleged dive inside the area after a challenge by Madrid defender Sergio Ramos. Real Madrid are a mere 4 points way from securing the title and a victory tonight would ensure that only require a point against Malaga in their next game.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:22

According to a police report obtained by the station, Morgan was found to have 21.4 grams of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop. Huskers safety Antonio Reed was also in the vehicle and was arrested for possession of cannabis.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:08

The company blames the cancelation of its popular elephant-acts and high operation costs for a decline in business. America's most celebrated circus Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus has staged its final performance in NY, as emotional performers, and wistful crowd-goers bid farewell to an institution in United States live entertainment.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:59

At least he had company. RAKE JOB: Jordan Spieth was so irritated by a poor rake job in the bunker left of the first green that he wanted to document the evidence. "That's just kind of how my day went". Garcia's round was different. "I've been struggling with it a bit this week, sort of felt it for the first time on Sunday", said McIlroy on Friday.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:55

That's something we have to study and figure out to fix for Saturday". Hamilton , who had already lowered the previous benchmark, when he went fastest in the first session, ended the day only eighth as Mercedes struggled with the car's set up.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:53

The Premier League is the United Kingdom's top soccer league. The FA Cup championship final match between Chelsea and Arsenal will go on in London - with heightened security - as England continues to grapple with its response and reaction to the terrorist attack in Manchester early this week.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:50

Asked specifically if this would be his last match in charge of Arsenal , he replied: "I don't know". The center-back was sent off in the Gunners' last league game of the season against Everton last weekend following a rash challenge on Enner Valencia .

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:51

Ibrahimovic, 35, scored 28 goals in all competitions for United this season, defying critics who suggested he would struggle in England. This happened in Manchester but everywhere we have to be a united world to fight for peace and to have no more attacks.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:52

Big names are likely to arrive at Old Trafford before then as United look to win the Premier League for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson retired four years ago. "You can say it's a trophy but also it's a Champions League spot". "If we could, we would obviously change the people's lives for this cup, immediately", Mourinho told reporters.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:43

The Gunners play their second last Premier league game of the season tonight against already relegated Sunderland . "With him, I feel he had something still left (injury-wise), but once he's on the pitch and gets the ball, he always becomes a devil and forgets his pain", Wenger said of Sanchez .

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:37

Another energy-sapping bout of sickness is the last thing the 30 year-old needs as he tries to salvage a awful start to the year with a strong run at Roland Garros . It would have been an eighth title in the Italian capital but in truth he probably won't have minded, the early exit giving him more time to recuperate ahead of his favourite grand slam.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:32

Kevin Love had 21 points and 12 rebounds for Cleveland , which led by 14 points after one quarter, by 72-31 at the half and by 46 after three. INSKEEP: That gave LeBron James 5,989 career points in the playoffs, two more than Michael Jordan , the most all time.