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by | May 15, 2017 | 19:21

The San Antonio Spurs were saving Kawhi Leonard for Sunday. Aldridge posted an impressive double-double with 34 points and 12 rebounds to lead the way, as all five San Antonio starters scored in double figures in the close out game. Murray was fantastic in Game 6 . So far through the postseason, they have looked like a similar team. San Antonio only allowed 8.1 3-pointers made per game this season, a key defensive trait against a Warriors team that went 8-13 this season when making ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:13

Currently ranked fifth in the world, the Spaniard will now meet Austrian Dominic Thiem in the final. Thiem continued to fight bravely and, facing two match points when he served at 3-5, he conjured up some of his best tennis of the match to hold.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:04

It's just incredible. Awesome day, awesome weekend. "We caught a couple breaks there on those restarts and made the majority", Keselowski said. "We just stuck with it all night". But Truex carried his momentum and moved to Blaney's outside and swept to the lead. But, Landon Cassill brought out the races first two cautions on laps 30 and 50.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:56

I made my Spurs debut there in August 1985 against Watford and scored twice in a 4-0 win - they were both headers, and I think that was the last time I headed the ball. I am a very lucky guy to share the history of such a club in that special moment, to be here, I'm so happy. United went close again on 18 minutes through Martial only to see his curler from just inside the box flash narrowly wide of the far post.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:56

The fans care so much about the team and the stadium was packed today, even with the protest. In the upcoming game favorites are the hosts, they have not won for a long time, the coach has changed, and the composition is stronger, once they must win.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:45

The Portuguese has publicly questioned the England worldwide on several occasions, but a meeting between the pair last month led to a surprise first-team return. "We have a squad of 22 that is reduced to 13 or 14 players". For Swansea , the point could prove to be precious as they bid to get out of the bottom three - they are now two points behind 17th-placed Hull with three games remaining for both clubs.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:42

The England global will miss the first three games of next season's Champions League campaign as a result. "We won a League Cup". It's not a shock for me, you see the outrage of people today at Mourinho, but he's done this for ten or 15 years.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:45

Ajinkya Rahane has been picked as the third opener, while Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin would double up as main spin bowlers as well as all rounders. He will have the support of Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav , Jasprit Bhumrah. Hardik Pandya: Mumbai Indians player Pandya bagged the seam-bowling allrounder's spot.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:39

He said: "Angry and disappointed because obviously this is not a game we wanted to lose and this is a very big disappointment for us". And though the rivals appear to be moving in opposite directions in terms of success, former Arsenal forward Henry believes that Spurs need to win trophies before they overtake Arsene Wenger's men in the north London hierarchy.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:21

After the Friday night game, Man United fan and Sky Sports host Rachel Riley called Spurs "bottle jobs" on live air. "Now it's more hard to catch Chelsea but we need to try always". If you're not able to win and put pressure on them then whatever happens is the worst. The Portugal worldwide, who made the switch from Southampton to the Hammers in January, has helped West Ham go six games unbeaten, including a 1-0 win over rivals Tottenham in their last outing.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:17

MADRID , SPAIN - Defending champion Novak Djokovic steadied the ship after his testing opener, joined by Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem wins the match of the day. It was the free-swinging Fognini who took the early ascendancy and had Nadal on the ropes for much of the opening set, which he even served for at 5-4 before Nadal broke back and forced a tiebreak, in which the Spaniard won the final four points to take the set.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:14

South Korean Kim Si-woo has rallied to capture The Players Championship, one of the biggest tournaments on the PGA Tour. "I still can't believe that I'm the champion and I'm the youngest champion for this championship", said Kim. Poulter needed a birdie on the final hole to make it interesting and instead his 6-iron second shot was one of those infamous hosel rockets, an ugly-looking trajectory into the trees that came to rest in an unplayable lie.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:11

The drip turned into a gush of yellowish liquid when a crane lifted the McLaren away from the track. "But not only to race but also to win", said Alonso in a report published by AutoWeek . But that is what Fridays are for. After team-mate Stoffel Vandoorne failed to start the Bahrain Grand Prix, Alonso was dealt the same hand by another engine problem in Russian Federation a fortnight ago.

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:03

It will be interesting to see how much energy the Jazz manage to bring to Game 4 . Because of regular blowouts, there hasn't been a ton of time since for Durant and the Warriors to shore up late-game concerns. It's uncertain if they'll have starting point guard George Hill available after he's missed the past two games with left big toe soreness. Gordon Hayward had the quietest 29 points in relation, a big part of that was going to the free throw line 14 times (missing only ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 18:00

With the host nation traditionally kicking off the competition, there is a good chance the Japan-Scotland match could be chosen for that honour. Host nation Japan are also in the group - Scotland beat them in the 2015 pool stage - with Europe 1, possibly Romania, and a play-off victor completing the picture.

by | May 15, 2017 | 16:43

He has a great opportunity to post a number and force the leaders to play through pressure down the stretch. The famed course gave players fits in Round 3 due to tricky pin locations and heavy wind gusts, but Garcia made six birdies, an eagle and three bogeys to get back in contention heading into Sunday's Mother's Day finish.

by | May 15, 2017 | 16:10

It was at White Hart Lane against Tottenham. Sam Allardyce says he wants Crystal Palace to secure Premier League safety by beating Hull City next week and not rely on favours from other teams. "(Five games played in a row for Vincent) is a huge step", Guardiola told reporters. "We have to be man enough and capable enough to do it ourselves, especially after what we've achieved recently", added Allardyce.

by | May 15, 2017 | 16:05

They'll need to somehow slow the Rangers attack as their six-goal Game 2 performance was most likely an outlier. Glass, playing his second consecutive game, blocked Ben Harpur's shot and Michael Grabner grabbed the loose puck and broke in with Lindberg, who scored on a one-timer at 2:01.

by | May 15, 2017 | 15:47

You've got to forget about it. The team apparently sent a pair of security officials to the ailing pitcher's apartment in Greenwich Village late on Saturday night. Collins said earlier Monday he was told Cabrera, who was hurt Saturday night when he landed on the thumb while diving for a base hit by Marlins LF Marcell Ozuna, could not worsen his injury by playing through it.

by | May 15, 2017 | 14:09

Kerr had been at Duke University Medical Center receiving treatment for his symptoms, which include headaches, nausea and blurred vision, during the Warriors second round series against the Jazz. So, for him to even just have the energy and ability to be here means a lot. He's the guy that laid the foundation and got everybody headed in the right direction.

by | May 15, 2017 | 14:05

The Ducks won two of their three games (including one shootout win) and outscored the Predators 10-9 in those games. Bobby Ryan beat Marc-Andre Fleury on a breakaway 4:59 into overtime to give the Senators a 2-1 victory over the Penguins on Saturday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final.

by | May 15, 2017 | 14:03

The two teams meet in Game 6 in Washington on Friday night. Avery Bradley said after Game 5 that the team already talked about how sweet it will be if they can close out the series in Washington . Shot 58 percent from the field (25 of 43) in the first half. "We've got to just defend". The Wizards threw out a similar strategy in Game 5, except this time Thomas was more than willing to set screens and be a passer, and Al Horford absolutely shredded the Wizards high-pressure defense.

by | May 15, 2017 | 14:01

However, with all three matches being played on clay-court, Thiem has defeated Nadal on his preferred surface in Buenos Aires and will be hoping for a repeat performance. WTA PORSCHE GRAND PRIX: Maria Sharapova's first tournament since her controversial return to tennis ended Saturday after losing to Kristina Mladenovic of France in the Porsche Grand Prix semifinals in Stuttgart, Germany.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:47

I tip my hat to our guys. "I went out there taking the first pitch. I think that's what I'm most happy with". He threw me another slider for a ball. He drove in Jose Bautista , who had led off the inning with a walk, to make it 2-1. Justin Smoak lined his seventh homer of the season in the sixth to elevate Toronto into a 2-1 lead.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:44

The Blues haven't looked back since and will face West Brom on Friday knowing a victory will secure the title. It's not just Antonio Conte's success with Chelsea that has endeared the Italian to the Premier League - his general behaviour, from facial expressions to classy gestures - has gone down well with football fans.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:40

Jose Mourinho took another swipe at Arsene Wenger and made fun of Arsenal's fans after Manchester United were beaten 2-0 by the Gunners yesterday morning (Singapore time). Rooney continues to be linked with a big-money move to China, where his agent Paul Stretford spent time earlier in the year speaking to interested clubs.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:37

The Italian said he and his squad had only "started to do our work". We have to improve in the next season, to find the right solution to improve. Belgium global Hazard, 26, has been linked with Real Madrid , while Spain forward Costa, 28, was left out of a game at Leicester in January after a disagreement with a fitness coach, amid widespread reports of interest from Chinese clubs.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:34

Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts after defeating Spain's Nicolas Almagro in their second round match of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid , Spain, 10 May 2017. Djokovic hasn't played in the semifinals of any event since winning the title in Doha at the beginning of the year. The No 2 seed lost early at the Australian Open, Acapulco, Indian Wells, and Monte Carlo - an unusual slump in form that was followed by Djokovic parting ways with his entire coaching staff.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:35

Vermitte had the empty netter at 19:16, after the Predators pulled Rinne with over two minutes remaining. Ritchie now has two goals in his last three games, each representing the GWG. It's huge. We know how important these games are. Game 2 is Sunday night. It's not easy winning games when your power play isn't manufacturing points or even pressure.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:32

Second-half goals from Frederic Sammaritano and Lois Diony clinched Dijon their second win in 12 league matches and left Nancy needing to win their final game while hoping both Bastia and Lorient lose in order to make the relegation playoff.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:13

During his presidential campaign, Trump repeatedly charged that past administrations had failed to take a tough stand on enforcing trade agreements and this failure had cost millions of good-paying factory jobs and resulted in an enormous US trade deficit.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:13

We have 69 points, we can get to 75. 4 - 1 was how it ended and Arsenal helped themselves to within one point of fourth-placed Liverpool. After a 2-0 loss at rivals Tottenham Hotspur last month, Arsenal looked dead and buried in pursuit of a 21st successive Champions League qualification but the Gunners have climbed to within a point of fourth-placed Liverpool.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:12

Liverpool move up to third as a result of their victory and will qualify for next season's Champions League if they beat relegated Middlesbrough in the final round of fixtures next Sunday. Liverpool has 73 points with one match remaining, one ahead of Manchester City and four more than Arsenal which both have two games left to play.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:13

The committee has dropped Amit Mishra from the team. Mohammed Shami and Rohit Sharma have made their way to India's Champions Trophy squad after injury-forced breaks from ODI cricket. "Not just IPL but one needs to take into account the performance of last one year also in such a big tournament,". The selectors rewarded Shikhar Dhawan for his consistency with a name in the Champions Trophy squad .