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by | May 12, 2017 | 02:12

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez gives a thumbs up during the English Premier League soccer match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's stadium in Southampton , England, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 . And both of them have played well, and both of them have a great team spirit as well. After a spell of six league defeats in 11 games, Wenger's side went from title contenders to sixth place.

by | May 12, 2017 | 02:05

He said: "There is still one week for him to decide. The board has worked a long time". With manager Ronald Koeman's wanting to strengthen his defence in the upcoming transfer window, defender Jagielka said he still has more to offer after 10 years at the club.

by | May 12, 2017 | 02:01

Al Horford added 19 points, seven assists and six rebounds, Jae Crowder finished with 18 points and eight rebounds and Isaiah Thomas ended with 18 points and nine assists for Boston . "I wanted to take the open shots that were there and make plays for guys". By halftime, Boston pushed their lead to 67-51 after leading by as many as 22.

by | May 12, 2017 | 02:00

The Ottawa Senators are off to the Eastern Conference Finals after a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 6 of their second-round series on Tuesday night. For an underdog to keep winning, unsung heroes like Pageau must emerge. Anderson was 0-1-0 with a 7.98 GAA and.837 save percentage. The Senators are +450 long shots to win their first Stanley Cup .

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:54

Murray has now failed to reach the quarter-finals in any of his last three Masters series events, as well as suffering a shock fourth round exit at the Australian Open to Mischa Zverev in January. I was in trouble and I managed to get my way out of it with some great gets. On the other hand, Nishikori himself beat David Ferrer of Spain in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3, to reach the last 8 of the event.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:47

Manager Paul Clement on Thursday promised his relegation-threatened Swansea City side will not be complacent when they face bottom-of-the-league Sunderland on Saturday. Hull City have only 6 points left to play for in this year's battle in the Premier League. The England worldwide has scored five goals in four top-flight appearances against the Welsh side, including a hat-trick in January 2016, and he needs just one goal to surpass his goal tally from last season (15).

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:39

Panik, acquired in a trade with the Toronto Maple Leafs in early 2016, had a strong season in Chicago, scoring 22 goals and dishing out 22 assists. Panik had 22 points in parts of two seasons with Tampa Bay before being waived and picked up by Toronto.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:34

The loss meant United's hopes of finishing in the top four were in jeopardy. "'What matters is the next one". The rules dictate that if the winners of the Champions League don't also qualify for next season's competition via their home league placing, then the Europa League winners have to go through the playoffs.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:28

Gabbert recently worked out for the team. It's the third National Football League stop for Gabbert, who failed to impress after being taken in the first round by the Jaguars in 2011 and started for parts of the last two seasons with the 49ers.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:25

Watt. But one thing is, I'm a very religious guy and I trust in the process, and I know that the Lord works in mysterious ways. An NFL journeyman, Michael was claimed by the Packers after being waived by the Seattle Seahawks previous year.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:21

Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie (77) misses a clean shot with Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury at left, during the second period of Game 7 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal, Wednesd. Whenever a team has a heavy advantage in terms of Corsi and loses, the instincts of most people are to assume that their opponents were brilliant defensively, keeping unsafe chances down and the good Corsi team is just piling up shots from the perimeter.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:14

The Penguins are battered and bruised going into the East final against Ottawa and face a different kind of challenge in the third round. "I think these guys are at their best when the stakes are high". A quick look at Washington's recent history in the playoffs confirms as much. After Game 5 against the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round, Williams tried to downplay any talk of his heroics despite scoring the game-winning goal.

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:49

The game of hockey is regularly associated with pure power and some speed, with most players focusing on out-skating other players and others gearing up to deliver another hit on the boards around the rink. Just like a year ago, John Gibson was in goal looking tentative, and the rest of the team has looked a step slower than the speedier Oilers . Heading into the series, we knew that Ducks coach Randy Carlyle would drape Selke Trophy finalist Kesler all over McDavid as much as ...

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:42

So sometimes there's always this dilemma of (wanting to) keep a bigger squad, but the players don't want to stay. "We knew United defensively are a really good team, but we dominated possession and we were the only team who played to win the game", he said .

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:24

We have to keep our focus, keep our feet on the floor and keep grinding out results", Mignolet told British media. "We have a good team and if we perform how we can perform then we can play in the Champions League". Coutinho is sure to play a key role in all three of those matchups, all of which the Merseysiders need to win if they're to fend off fellow top-four contenders City and United.

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:24

Stephen Curry added 23 points on 6-of-20 shooting for Golden State , which has won 22 of its last 23 games. After keeping his emotions under check through the first six games of the 2017 NBA Playoffs, Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green snapped during his team's 102-91 Game 3 victory in Utah on Saturday.

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:19

The Mets suspended Matt Harvey three games for failing to show up to the ballpark last weekend. Then there was the public drama involving the Mets and Harvey's agent, Scott Boras. "What happened past year is what happened". As for Harvey, the Dark Knight said Tuesday he takes full responsibility for his off-field indiscretions.

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:11

The problem is that they scored only 42 points in the second and third quarters combined, all while Boston knocked down half a million three-pointers. Crowder also grabbed seven rebounds and Terry Rozier had 12 important points off the bench for Boston , which trailed by as many as 14 points in the second half at TD Garden.

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:09

Along with Kuldeep, these four are also on the standby list. Anil Kumble, who took over as head coach previous year, made a decision to keep them on his staff. However, soon after the end of the IPL, the Champions Trophy would be in line. "It's not like others who have undergone surgeries and are getting rehabilitated".

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:06

United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan, a reliable Europa League goalscorer this term, was denied by Alvarez when clean through, while Jesse Lingard was the next to be thwarted by the 30-year-old stopper. Celta's frustration spilled over in the closing stages as United ran the clock down efficiently. 'After the goal they wasted a lot of time. "We've just got to take it on the chin and come back stronger".

by | May 11, 2017 | 17:02

Rashid ended up falling for 39, but Bairstow proceeded to finish unbeaten on 72 off 44 balls, which included seven boundaries and three sixes, as England posted 328/6 off their 50 overs. In the next five overs, England managed only 42 runs and also lost Sam Billings (7). The home side chose Rashid as its only spinner and left out Moeen Ali , and Rashid was all it needed.

by | May 11, 2017 | 16:51

Toronto moves on to face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference semifinals, a series that starts Monday. "They're trying to put us out of our misery", Grizzlies coach David Fizdale said. On the other side of the ball, the Bucks initially attempted to double team DeRozen to take away his mid-range jump shot. Casey made an early sub, inserting Jonas Valanciunas for Ibaka, and the Raptors settled into their game, outscoring the Bucks 24-14 the rest of the quarter.

by | May 11, 2017 | 16:33

Last year's runner up and home favorite, Laura Siegemund , upset second-seeded Karolina Pliskova 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-3 in a match that lasted over three hours. Sharapova next plays fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova. After an understandably shaky start in her first match against Roberta Vinci, Sharapova has looked more and more like her old self.

by | May 11, 2017 | 16:12

Liverpool's win means they are four points clear of United, who have a game in hand, with three matches remaining but Klopp is refusing to rest on his laurels ahead of Sunday's encounter with Southampton at Anfield. 'Of course, we knew before the game what happened [on Sunday], with the other results, and it was a big, big step for us'. "Everything is in our hands".

by | May 11, 2017 | 16:13

We need to create chances for [Lukaku], support him, that was better in the second half. The Swans begun the game positively despite Everton coming into this one as favourites and by dictating play, they controlled the tempo and indeed their opponents.

by | May 11, 2017 | 16:05

A City corner in the 49th minute eventually saw De Bruyne pick out an unmarked Kompany, who brilliantly punished Palace as his powerful shot found the top corner. Everything City did went through Silva, who passed a late fitness test to return after missing the recent draws against Man United and Middlesbrough.

by | May 11, 2017 | 15:37

The Kevin Kisner-Scott Brown and Nick Watney-Charley Hoffman teams were tied for second. "I think just having a backup, playing a little more aggressively", Australia's Smith said of the key to their success at TPC Louisiana in New Orleans , which left them on 15-under 129.

by | May 11, 2017 | 15:31

John Higgins will become the oldest victor at the Crucible in 39 years if he can beat Mark Selby to win snooker's World Championship. Mark Warburton parted company with Rangers in controversial circumstances after a disappointing run of results back in February and under-23 coach Graeme Murty took over on a temporary basis until Caixinha was appointed.

by | May 11, 2017 | 11:42

It's never been done before in the Premier League and would quite something to see a "winner takes all" scenario where two teams are fighting for a place in the top flight. Sunderland's sustained mediocrity has meant supporters have had a while to prepare themselves for relegation and there was gallows humour from the away end.

by | May 11, 2017 | 10:46

The tournament started on Monday. This what I have done for so long, and when you're in the moment and you try and block everything out. "I'm a competitor - that's when I'm at my best". Sharapova's return isn't without controversy. If she is not given a wild card the Russian will go through an embarrassing qualifying stage to play in the second Grand Slam of the year.

by | May 11, 2017 | 10:42

One - at White Hart Lane. The others, no chance. You can see teams dip away and we have. Man United came to a 1-0 victory over Celta Vigo in the first-leg of the Europa League semi-final earlier in the week, and there's a good chance the favourites could go on to lift the trophy.

by | May 11, 2017 | 10:32

Shami, who last played an ODI during the 2015 World Cup, said he has worked on his strength and fitness. "Two years is a long time", Shami said. Other members of squad include Shikhar Dhawan , Kedar Jadhav , Manish Pandey , Yuvraj Singh , Ravindra Jadeja, Hardik Pandya, Bhuwneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Jaspreet Bumrah and Ajinkya Rahane.

by | May 11, 2017 | 10:29

It was a big challenge to improve on last season. The first half was even but we dominated the second half. We want to win big trophies achieve big things, the mentality must be thinking bigger. "I thought we took the game to Tottenham whenever we possibly could, which is not an easy task with the quality they've got, but we did that". But they are significantly better off than Sunderland , who are six points further adrift with just a single game in hand.

by | May 11, 2017 | 10:17

Behind an opportunistic defense and a fastbreak offense led by John Wall , the Wizards went on a 26-0 run early in the second half that ended any doubt about the outcome as they beat the Boston Celtics 121-102 to even their Eastern Conference semifinal.

by | May 11, 2017 | 10:13

Even that enormous sum pales into insignificance when compared with the Northern Irishman's off-course earnings, which were this week boosted by a multi-million pound equipment deal with TaylorMade. Coming off three straight victories against the three toughest fields of the year, he missed the Masters following a slip down the stairs that bruised his back, went six weeks without playing and returned to finish one shot behind last week in North Carolina.