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by | May 14, 2017 | 01:59

Just like we all predicted. So well try to keep this thing going for a Game 7 at home.”. Through the regular season and the playoffs combined, the Caps have scored only once at 4-on-4. It would be hard for the spectrum of pleasure or pain to be more accentuated. "We're having fun now". Maybe Trotz is onto something here. Few thought that the Washington Capitals would go down 3-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the best-of-seven series and probably even fewer thought that they would come back ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:53

Andre Gray says he will speak to Burnley at the end of the season about a contract extension amid reports he could be sold this summer. Burnley were again without the injured Ben Mee and Michael Keane, but James Tarkowski and Kevin Long again did well in the circumstances, bar the two goals: "Our two centre halves are earning their spurs at this level, and Longy has come from nowhere, and credit to him physically for playing two back to back games".

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:53

The 24-year-old has already posted a slightly wind-aided 10.75 seconds this season, and she is targeting a fast time in Shanghai. Thompson is aiming for a 100-200 double at the world championships in London in August to add two more golds to the ones she won at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:51

Both buzzed dangerously around the flanks, creating overloads that were beyond the wit of Glen Johnson and Erik Pieters . As they exerted early pressure at the Bet365 Stadium , Jack Butland did well to push Shkodran Mustafi's header over the bar in the ninth minute, and the visitors went even closer six minutes later when Nacho Monreal nodded against the post.

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:44

Then, just 79 seconds later, Lacazette beat the offside trap to tap in Nabil Fekir's square ball and give us a game before half-time when it had looked dead and buried. Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has even coined a term for what his club must do. Ajax's Davy Klaassen, goalkeeper Andre Onana and Davinson Sanchez , from left, celebrate as they pass a dejected Lyon player after the second leg semi final soccer match between Olympique Lyon and Ajax in the Stade de Lyon , Decines, ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:45

Tickets for today's game are only valid for the first game of the doubleheader. The first game of tomorrow's doubleheader is scheduled to start at 2:05 PM EST and will be available on YES. Jeter will throw out ceremonial first pitch. The probable pitching match-ups are Mike Fiers of the Astros against Luis Severino in the day game and Charlie Morton of Houston against Mashario Tanaka in the night game.

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:43

The All-Star guard scored just 10 points, on 2-of-11 shooting from the field, in Game 6 of the NBA Western Conference Semifinals, including nailing 2-of-9 three-pointers. "I don't know if it's true or not, but it's nearly like mentally it just zapped us", he said. "And again, I feel so sorry for him because he's had an unbelievable [season]".

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:40

Son became the first Asian victor of the honor when he took the award last September. Mauricio Pochettino says he will watch every second of Chelsea's match at West Bromwich Albion tonight, even though Tottenham Hotspur's slim title hopes are likely to be extinguished once and for all.

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:31

Manchester City strengthened their position in the Premier League top-four by beating outgoing champions Leicester City 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium . The Manchester City boss, whose side host Leicester today, said: "Gary Neville played in England, he didn't play in another country - so he can't compare (cultures)".

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:33

UK: TV channels - Sky Sports 5/HD UK, Sky Sports 1/HD UK, NOW TV UK. The players tried to do their very best, they had a fantastic attitude and they raised their level. "But things did not go in the direction we wanted, so I'm the man responsible". "Obviously this is one of the great rivals for Celtic , so for us to come here and show that was pleasing".

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:18

Halep's win makes her the first woman to reach the final three times, having progressed to the showpiece in 2014 before winning previous year. The momentum bounced along from one to the other with Kuznetsova turning around a 1-3 deficit, but from there it was virtually one way traffic for the Frenchwoman as she made her second final in as many tournaments.

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:18

Leonard maybe could have played in Game 6 against Houston , and he suggested he would after being injured in Game 5, but all indications are Gregg Popovich made the decision Leonard would not play. "To me, it's a joke to get on him", Rockets general manager Daryl Morey said Friday. "Everything falls on my shoulder", he said. The Spurs , who used the streak to build an 18-point edge, shot 5-of-6 during that span.

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:15

The viewers in India can also catch the Real Madrid vs Juventus live streaming online on SonyLive . Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has claimed that his team "suffered a lot" before booking their spot in the final of the 2017 Champions League.

by | May 14, 2017 | 01:00

The four-time Madrid champion will play the title game against Dominic Thiem of Austria or Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay. Nadal is the only player to have achieved the Clay Slam - the only player to win all three clay court Masters 1000 tournaments and the lone clay court grand slam tournament in a calendar year.

by | May 14, 2017 | 00:57

It has hosted one game this season, a high-scoring one between DD and GL. Sunrisers thus finished their league campaign with 17 points from 14 games. Put into bat, Gujarat amassed a huge 195 for five before Delhi courtesy of Shreyas Iyer's 57-ball 96 pulled off a stunning run chase to win by two wickets with two balls to spare.

by | May 14, 2017 | 00:56

Instead, KKR made a meal of the chase on their home ground, ending up in the third position and will now have to play the eliminator against the victor of the KXIP v RPS game. Dew factor will certainly help the team and their batting style. Mumbai Indians are the only team to have qualified for the playoffs. But just before the play-off, they definitely like to play well in front of the strong team Kolkata which will enhance their reputation.

by | May 14, 2017 | 00:53

Plenty has been made of Sean McDermott's wrestling career since he took over as coach of the Buffalo Bills. "I trust Sean, and Sean trusts me. And I think you're going to see a heck of a partnership between the two of us", Beane said. "The unique thing Sean (McDermott ) and I had was a respect, I knew his roots and how he worked his way up". "He had a whole nearly WWF setup over there", Beane said during his inaugural news conference on Friday.

by | May 14, 2017 | 00:33

Beal's been up and down versus the Celtics , but he bounced back in a big way from a 16-point, 7-of-19 shooting night in game five. It was rushed. It probably wasn't Coach Scott Brooks' play call. After Games 3 and 4, Celtics players reiterated that they needed to provide more offensive support for Thomas. Porter's streak of games in double-figures versus the Celtics in this series was snapped at five games, as he finished a woeful 0-of-5 from the field for 0 points.

by | May 14, 2017 | 00:25

The 14-time Grand Slam champion had break points in the fourth and sixth game of the first set, but had to settle for breaking Goffin's resolve in a tie-break. "I feel like (at) home here". "I want to get back to 100 percent". The world number five will take on Novak Djokovic in Saturday's last-four showdown, with the Serbian being handed a walkover win against Kei Nishikori earlier today.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:34

Instead, Romanovsky got a little creative in his approach. Eugene Romanovsky's video sales pitch for his SUV. He even visited the space in his Vitara and cruised alongside dinosaurs. "Suzuki Vitara '96 for sale", Romanovsky wrote in the video's description. He uploaded the video on his YouTube channel under hashtag #BuyMyVistara.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:32

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibault Courtois reckons winning the Premier League title with Chelsea this season will be all the sweeter after their struggles last term. Chelsea , as champion, won't start the season under the radar like it did last August - the telling statistic remains that no team has retained the title since Manchester United in 2009.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:31

That's it. Twelve damn points (plus-eight for San Antonio ) separated the two teams through 184 minutes played between the division rivals. "Aldridge sooner or later is going to go off because he's an All-Star", Houston coach Mike D'Antoni said.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:29

The players casually shook hands at the net and exchanged brief plaudits. Speaking to reporters after the famous win, she added: "I definitely had some extra motivation going into today". I think now I will just check it. We both did that. "There's no way to train but be a part of it", she said. "I just want to have fun". This comes two days after Bouchard had taken aim at Sharapova with a not-so-subtle dig in the wake of the 23-year-old's victory in Madrid .

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:27

Heading the commission are Vice President Mike Pence , alongside Kris Kobach , Kansas' Secretary of State. The soon-to-be assembled commission will be composed of Republican and Democrat state election officials and other experts. In a statement , Grimes said that the commission will "no doubt serve as a tool to further real and serious Republican attacks on American voting rights and leave eligible voters disenfranchised".

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:27

I mean, that's it right there: "They've got LeBron James and nobody's closing the gap on him". With several key players up for free agency, the Raptors must decide who they want back . "This is the best I've seen him play", Ibaka said. "It's going to be a decision on him that he's going to have to make, and I support him 100 per cent".

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:24

It is still hoped that the Perth Stadium will be available for a one-day worldwide between Australia and England in January next year. The delay means that the "Fremantle Doctor", the sea breeze that blows in off the Indian Ocean each afternoon, will blow across the Waca one last time during a Test, says The Guardian .

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:25

Wizards defenders Marcin Gortat (13) and John Wall (2) double-team Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) during Game 5 in Boston on Wednesday night. "The last two games (in Washington ) it's been (a) 26-0 run and a 22-0 run that killed us", said Celtics star Isaiah Thomas .

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:12

John Wall had 40 points and 13 rebounds for the Wizards. Everything for the Boston Celtics on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time ). - The Celtics' postgame notes sure had a lot of Thomas' stats. With Morris in the lineup, Boston started F Amir Johnson over F Gerald Green. The home team wasn't about to let their fans inside TD Garden down as they came storming back for a 123-111 win in their series opener, thanks to Isaiah Thomas' 33 points.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:11

United now only have four first-team players out injured, but Mourinho said he had no choice to give up on the Premier League. We saw so many excitements today in the English Premier League. "I see a difference between matches". "For a club like Man United be as far behind Chelsea as they are, it's an embarrassment". They played from the first minute until the last minute.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:05

Professional athletes, they're just like us! The team swore him to secrecy about the meeting, but after the draft he revealed that the team had expressed interest in him early in the process. The things that can be learned from watching a minicamp, particularly a rookie one, are minimal if for no other reason than some of the things that actually matter you really have no way of assessing.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:05

We really wanted to show we were solid and deserved this trophy", said Italy No 8 Parisse. A late Ross Moriarty try was mere consolation as Stade outgunned Gloucester at BT Murraryfield with ferocious work from the pack. Scrumhalf Laidlaw, recently called into the British and Irish Lions' squad for their tour of New Zealand, produced a well-judged kick that caused chaos in the Stade defence but Gloucester fullback Tom Marshall just failed to get the touch down before the ball went dead.

by | May 13, 2017 | 11:59

The 6-foot-3 Jackson, who averaged 10.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists as a freshman with the Blue Devils, had declared for the draft on April 22 but did not hire an agent at the time, preserving his option to return to Duke for his sophomore season.

by | May 13, 2017 | 11:59

The kid hasn't even been drafted yet but the temperature of anything and everything Ball comes off like he's an established star who needs nothing more than for the rest of the National Basketball Association to get the hell out of his way.

by | May 13, 2017 | 11:55

He limped noticeably as he returned to his locker in the Jays clubhouse and it's obviously not the type of injury to rush a return. The Blue Jays beleaguered lineup, already decimated by injuries to Josh Donaldson , Troy Tulowitzki and Russell Martin , suffered another blow Tuesday night when Kendrys Morales was removed from the game due to hamstring tightness.

by | May 13, 2017 | 11:51

The Capitals are now in a two-games-to-none hole in this Eastern Conference semifinal and they'll have to win at least one of the next two games in Pittsburgh to force a Game 5 back at Verizon Center. The Penguins on the other hand are getting comfortable playing like this after beating the Columbus Blue Jackets in five games in the first round.