Sports

by | May 09, 2017 | 07:08

It's irreversible, this NBA Finals clash between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors . The Warriors will move on to the Western Conference Finals, where theyll face the victor of the San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets series , which is tied at two games apiece.

by | May 09, 2017 | 07:07

The Clippers and Jazz will now return to Los Angeles for game five on Tuesday. Game 3s have not been their friend, even when they're up 2-0, as they will be Saturday when they face the Trail Blazers at Moda Center for Game 3 of their first-round playoff series.

by | May 09, 2017 | 07:00

The election of Asian members to FIFA's ruling council on Monday kickstarts a week of meetings in Bahrain, with powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah struck off the ballot as he faces corruption allegations in the US. "So that's what I'm focused on and the message I will give to the voting delegates this congress is that this is AFC's opportunity to demonstrate its values to the world".

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:56

He was just celebrating too early. Anthony Joshua asked Tyson Fury if he was keen on a bout following his win over Wladimir Klitschko . The 27-year-old's win in front of a post-war British record 90,000 fans at the national stadium added the WBA belt to his IBF strap.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:48

Fabregas - selected in place of injured Player of the Year victor N'Golo Kante - had Chelsea's next chance when Eden Hazard picked him out with a low cutback, but the Spaniard's placed strike fizzed wide of Guzan's right-hand post. Middlesbrough have been installed at 10/1 to win the Championship next season by the EFL sponsors. "From top to bottom we haven't been good enough".

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:48

After sinking a 10-foot par putt at the par-3 fifth hole, Molinari put his approach at the par-5 sixth two feet from the cup to set up a birdie and at the par-4 eighth his approach landed inches from the hole to set up another birdie. LPGA: Ariya Jutanugarn won a sister showdown in the Lorena Ochoa Match Play tournament, and Lydia Ko , Michelle Wie and Cristie Kerr also advanced in Mexico City.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:44

With Lowry hobbled, DeRozan's offensive responsibility increases beyond the heavy load he already carries. The question is simply this: Will the Raptors be able to take Games 3 and 4 at home like they did a year ago? They'd tried lineup changes, and before this one coach Dwane Casey implored his team to punch back at the defending champs, perhaps throwing a "a couple below the belt".

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:42

The second game of the second round of the NBA Playoffs between the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards takes place tonight. In the Western Conference, NBA season wins leader Golden State beat visiting Utah 106-94 in the opener of their second-round series.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:43

Braden Holtby stopped 16 to send the series back to Washington for the deciding game on Wednesday night. "They're going to have to be all in", Washington coach Barry Trotz said Sunday during a conference call with reporters. "I think that's what good leadership does, people will follow good leadership". It seems to get their head into it. This save percentage earned him third-star honors in the game - as well as the ability to beat back any chance of the Penguins overcoming a late two-goal ...

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:38

The event revolves primarily around interviews with team executives and coaches, five-on-five scrimmaging, skill drills, anthropometric testing, and medical evaluations. Diallo is a 6-foot-5 shooting guard from Queens, New York who is just nearing 19-years-old and while he enrolled to play in college he didn't participate this past season.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:38

The team said it was reviewing treatment options for the torn adductor muscle. He finished the series averaging almost 14 points on 85 percent shooting, along with 6.6 rebounds per game. "Everyone knows I worked extremely hard to prove myself each and every night", Beverley said, "and to have someone who was right there supporting me the whole way ...

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:35

The Houston Rockets need a victory here to tie up this series before heading back to San Antonio . The Spurs led by four at halftime and pushed the lead to 52-43 early in the third quarter. After watching the film, Houston coach Mike D'Antoni noticed in the first three games that the Spurs couldn't handle them in transition. The high-scoring Rockets averaged just 94 points in the consecutive losses and the quartet of starter Ryan Anderson (two points) and reserves Eric Gordon (nine ...

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:26

With FuboTV you can watch Ducks vs Oilers on PC, Mobile, Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV as well as many other devices. So much has happened with this Oilers outfit that head coach Todd McLellan called a "growth team" all year that it's mesmerizing to contemplate the extent they've grown in their first two Stanley Cup playoff series.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:28

With more healthy Morris, the Celtics have finally fell into the trouble that was looming from the very start of the series - whom should Thomas guard? "Certainly any time that they could be aggressive off the pick and roll, blitz the pick and roll, whatever the case may be, they were really into him".

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:26

More importantly, Skuta's signing is an indication that usual starter Danny Trevathan , who is coming off a ruptured patellar tendon suffered in November , might not be ready for the start of the season. The Jaguars cut Skuta on April 11 after he played two seasons with the team. He was bothered by a groin injury in 2015 that required offseason surgery.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:23

The key moment was on 5-all, when Bouchard broke her opponent in a 12-minute game, playing a high-level tennis, some clean winners and showing to be very motivated and inspired , nearly a complete different player than the one we saw in the past year.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:24

Raikkonen took third, 10.3 seconds further back. "It's going to be a long year, with a lot of fighting", he said. Nevertheless, both are fierce competitors and want to win races and fight for a championship but I don't think it will affect the team and the dynamic like it did with Nico.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:22

Chelsea next face Middlesbrough on Monday night looking to push their lead at the head of the Prem to seven points, with just three games to play. Initially, his 20-yard initiative was messed up by the Hammers stopper, prior to Dele Alli's rebound was obstructed as well as Kane's second effort was wonderfully turned over the bar by Adrian's foot.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:19

The 72-hour period, which will be from December 20-22 in 2017, will precede but not replace the traditional signing period that begins on the first Wednesday each February, known as National Signing Day. A prospect who had developed an incredible bond with an assistant coach throughout the recruiting process could be ripped away from that coach if he moves on to another school with no way of getting out of a letter of intent.

by | May 09, 2017 | 06:06

Palace are still anxiously looking over their shoulders at the teams below them, sitting four points above Hull. "The result has been coming and the performance was good". In doing so, the Clarets as good as dragged City down with them. City were not actually that bad against Sunderland. Sam Clucas had the first attempt of note for the Tigers, but his low shot from 25 yards offered Jordan Pickford a simple ninth-minute save.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:59

The Manchester United Twitter community hailed him as a hero, a la Luke Skywalker, this May the Fourth. The 31-year-old has been used in several positions by the Portuguese tactician. And he insists that Mourinho is the best man to take him and United in the right direction. He was beaten by a wonderful free-kick by Rashford to break the deadlock, with question marks over his positioning, but he managed to keep the hosts in contention for the second leg next week.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:59

Two other distinguished runners were invited to participated in the race, dubbed Breaking 2; Zersenay Tadese of Eritrea and Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia both fell out of contention early on and finished several minutes behind. Nike's Breaking 2 has been six years in the making with over 60 athletes tested to carry out the project. Kipchoge started the attempt with two other elite runners who faded from record pace before reaching the halfway point.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:55

Jurgen Klopp blamed a "dry pitch" at Anfield for making things more hard for his team as they failed to score against Southampton for the fourth game this season. "In the games we haven't got the points we wanted we have dominated the game". We know this Liverpool team now. 'Listen, it's all part of it. Forster's antics never affected me, it didn't get in my head or anything like that.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:50

The win was Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger's first in 16 competitive meetings with United boss Mourinho, first in 13 attempts in the Premier League. "It is the first time I saw them [the Arsenal fans] smile, I saw them enjoy [it] and they deserve [it] because they are an wonderful club and awesome fans [who] also deserve some joy".

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:43

The Mets managed only one hit off Urena and three Marlins relievers. "We're going to keep it in-house, the way it's supposed to be", manager Terry Collins said. Add in his injury history, as he missed most of last season with Thoracic Outlet Syndrome and missed 2014 with Tommy John surgery, there are plenty of question marks, outside of his mental state.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:43

Talbot had 39 saves. "You're eyes are telling you it's offside, but if you're the linesman you're saying, 'I don't know for sure, ' and the call on the ice stands, I think they even likely know it's offside, but they can't confirm it", McLellan said.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:39

Palace had already beaten Chelsea and Liverpool away this season, and gone close to stopping Tottenham at White Hart Lane too. "There are four fantastic teams fighting for the last two Champions League places", the Catalan boss said. More chances followed and third goal City had been threatening arrived shortly before the hour mark when the influential De Bruyne steered a shot under Hennessey and just inside the post after Sterling had held off Schlupp to reach Silva's header and set ...

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:38

Prior to April, the Belgian had made just six appearances all season, continuing a wretched run that also saw him sit out 37 games, mostly due to injury, last term. City failed to win the two Premier League games without him and the Spaniard showed what they have been missing without another outstanding performance before being substituted in the 68th minute.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:41

A top four spot has been there for the taking, but Mourinho and United seemed to voluntarily opt out; instead of playing until the end and being eliminated. "We needed to be patient." he said . Instead, following Thursday's 1-0 Europa League semi-final first-leg win over Celta Vigo in Spain, their attention is focused on winning Europe's second-tier tournament, with the associated prize of Champions League qualification.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:37

I am a big boy, I've been in football all my life. The Welshman was part of the team that thrashed United courtesy of a devastating first-half blitz in this fixture last season and he also scored the victor on the previous occasion Arsenal emerged on top in 2011.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:38

Shami takes the place of leg-spinner Amit Mishra while Sharma replaces Lokesh Rahul, who is recuperating from shoulder surgery last month. Ashwin, who suffered a sports hernia, was also advised six-to-eight weeks of rehabilitation after a gruelling Test series against Australia.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:32

After the Yanks finally prevailed, winning the game 5-4, upset viewers turned their rage against Joe West , 64. Rizzo has stayed in the game to play defense in the 10th inning, but there is visible swelling in the forearm. The Rays' lack of offense spoiled a solid outing by starter Alex Cobb (2-2), who gave up four hits in eight innings. And at 16-15 entering Monday, they are way off the pace they set a year ago when they jumped out to a 25-6 start and ran away with the division.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:33

The first two periods of Game 5 between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins felt all too familiar for Capitals fans. Derick Brassard tied it on a insane scramble in front of Lundqvist with under 1:30 left in regulation, setting up the stage for the Turris victor - a play that, of course, was reviewed for a potential offside.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:28

The defeat was Klitschko's second in succession, having been beaten on points by Fury in November 2015, and an all-British fight between Joshua and Morecambe's undefeated former world champion - should the latter return to boxing - could prove even bigger.

by | May 09, 2017 | 05:18

Rizzo had an X-ray, which came back negative. "I thank my parents I drank my milk when I was a kid and have some decent bones". Tyler Clippard then came in and got Ben Zobrist to bounce to second for the final out. After seeing the Braves leave runners in scoring position in the first three extra innings, Tommy Pham was sure the Cardinals would take advantage when their opportunity arrived.