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by | May 20, 2017 | 05:52

Watford's departing manager Walter Mazzarri says he has no regrets from his time at Vicarage Road but sidestepped questions regarding a fall-out with Troy Deeney. "I am exhausted after a demanding year, but it all depends on the offers you receive", he said. The other bet that makes sense is over 2.5 goals since I think City will score over 3 goals themselves.

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:48

The American, who has been racing for Red Bull Honda's World Superbike team, collided with a vehicle near Rimini Wednesday. Another channel said hat he has been placed under the medically induced coma. Hayden now has his fiancé Jackie by his side as well as his brother Tommy and mother Rose, according to a report on Fox Sports MotoGP. Italian great Valentino Rossi, hailed his former team mate as "one of the best friends I have had in the paddock".

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:33

Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso was fifth at 231.549 before rain doused the 2.5-mile oval, stopping practice. Josef Newgarden timed fifth to give Chevrolet its fastest vehicle but the Team Penske driver also was involved in an incident that caused minor damage to his auto.

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:27

Giroud settled the contest with a late header and Wenger admitted the form of his frontmen has left him with a selection headache. "I felt that, if you look at individual performances, you couldn't be disappointed from the goalkeeper right through to Danny Welbeck".

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:04

Meanwhile for the Irons, it's the second season in a row they may have contributed to Tottenham falling at the last hurdle, and they couldn't be more delighted. "At the moment it is so disappointing and so hard to say it has been a very good season". The result means Tottenham's fate is out of their hands with Chelsea needing to win two more games to clinch the Premier League crown in Antonio Conte's first season with the Blues.

by | May 20, 2017 | 04:33

Courtois and De Gea remain the frontrunners to move to the Santiago Bernabeu in the summer should Zinedine Zidane decide a new No.1 is needed. United fear David De Gea will finally join Real Madrid this summer and the Spanish worldwide won't play again this season having already been left out of their last two games.

by | May 20, 2017 | 04:33

But he struggled at Spurs , scoring just seven league goals for Spurs in two seasons and 16 overall from 76 appearances - the majority of which came from the spot. "When the new era and stadium arrive there will be different expectations, but, most important, always in our memory will be White Hart Lane , the soul and the smell".

by | May 20, 2017 | 03:45

In an interview published on the German football federation's website, Steinhaus, who is being promoted with three male colleagues, said she felt "disbelief, delight, joy, relief, curiosity". She said: "I am very much looking forward to the task that awaits me". "My goal is for female referees in professional soccer to become commonplace".

by | May 20, 2017 | 03:28

Roman Josi broke a 1-1 deadlock by beating John Gibson on a power play with 2:43 remaining. Antoine Vermette added an empty-net goal in the final minute to give the Ducks a 5-3 win and even the series at one. We're willing to bet those weren't the first or last tall boys the guys put down on Tuesday night. "We're looking for that next play instead of putting pucks at the net", Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 03:16

Mourinho insists the fact United will finish sixth regardless of the outcome of Sunday's visit of Crystal Palace and that their visitors are also safe from relegation, with three teams already down, means they should instead be playing on Saturday.

by | May 20, 2017 | 03:10

His team did very little attacking wise throughout the match but will still be massive favourites to get the job done back at Hillsborough on Wednesday night. It was a gamble, but one which paid off handsomely and the home side now know that they have the upper hand in the reverse fixture against a team who have struggled on the road against the best sides in the second tier over the past few months.

by | May 20, 2017 | 02:11

Jose Mourinho insists he will not make mistakes in his second season at Manchester United now that he knows the club better from the inside. "And I hope you don't kill me when you see my team". He tells [Wilfried] Zaha to go slow, he leaves [Christian] Benteke at home. Mourinho said the likes of Demetri Mitchell, Scott McTominay, Axel Tuanzebe, Matthew Willock, Josh Harrop and Zachary Dearnley would join Eric Bailly and Paul Pogba in the matchday squad.

by | May 20, 2017 | 02:06

L.A. only has one team to worry about when it comes to grabbing available talent before them and if recent reports of Fultz going No.1 overall are true, the Lakers will have the choice of snagging Ball at No.2. That selection was top-three protected this season and because Los Angeles is selecting No. 2 in this year's draft, Philly gets its 2018 first-rounder no matter what.

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:56

The Cavs, who dispatched the Raptors in six games in last season's Eastern Conference final, became the first team ever to start 8-0 in the playoffs in back to back seasons. "I never looked at it or tried to put it into perspective, what it would be like without him", DeRozan said . "I didn't call or pressure him the first time, and he didn't do that to me", DeRozan said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:38

We just didn't think we were getting the value for it". The Celtics faced long rebuilding process but steadily improved to win top seeding in the Eastern Conference this year. He could also mean that the Lakers feel Ingram holds more value right now than anyone they could draft in a month. "I was able to do that early". "Game last night, Game 7, a tough Washington team".

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:31

The lawsuit was filed in Bexar County district court in Texas on Tuesday, and it alleges that Pachulia's actions against Kawhi Leonard in Sunday's Game 1 "devastated the quality of the Spurs' chances of being competitive" and diminished "the value of the tickets purchased by plaintiff subsequent to their purchase".

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:43

The Portuguese manager told Omnisport: "I think the problem is the tag, the price tag on his back". Mourinho said after Southampton that he saw no point in making a last-minute plea to league chiefs to move the game and plans to blood several youngsters against Palace.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:32

The Dodgers tacked on two more runs in the sixth on a double by Yasiel Puig , and like Gandal's RBI hit in the first, Puig's came with two strike. Grandal figured Cueto was throwing at his head in the third out of frustration and retaliation.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:25

Having gained his PGA Tour card at just 17, Kim had failed to make the cut several times in recent outings. With the victory, Kim emulates Tiger Woods, Sergio Garcia and Jordan Spieth in becoming only the fourth player to wih a PGA tour event twice before the age of 22.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:26

Nadal has now equalled Novak Djokovic's record of most Masters 1000 titles won, having picked up his 30th crown at that level on Sunday. The 23-year-old Thiem was playing in his first Masters 1000 final, but the Austrian hardly looked intimidated against Nadal , who was backed by a friendly Spanish crowd.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:17

We have to accept the way it is". That is no longer the case, though, much of the delight of a man who will be gracing a major final next week when United take on Ajax in the Europa League . Marouane Fellaini came off rubbing the back of his right thigh against Southampton , but Mourinho said the Belgian midfielder was confident he had not torn his hamstring.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:20

Wins for Wenger and Pep Guardiola on Tuesday night have left the Gunners one point outside the top four and a sweat is on now for Liverpool. Arsenal now ultimately need to beat Everton and for Liverpool to lose or draw against Middlesbrough on the final day of the season to keep their record of Champions League qualification alive, but Wenger is keeping an optimistic outlook on the situation.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:57

The 45-year-old - who cut his coaching teeth first in LaLiga with Espanyol and then at Premier League side Southampton - told a press conference that he could not leave even if he wanted to as there is no buy-out clause in his contract. "Everyone just has a special connection here". "It would be a disgusting thing if they went but you can not live your life worrying about one or two people holding you to ransom, if you like, for the benefit of the club".

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:53

Good horses no longer lie in wait for the Preakness. A popular tradition each year during Preakness week, "Sunrise at Old Hilltop" allows racing enthusiasts to take a free walking tour through the Pimlico backstretch and grandstand during training hours.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:51

Since then, the Spurs have been outscored 194-133 by the Warriors, who hold a 2-0 series lead. Jonathon Simmons was the Spurs' leading scorer Tuesday, putting up 17 of his 22 points in the first half. Popovich was taking a stand, he was performing some playoff theater, he was trying to prod his players into something special in Game 2... and what he got was a bunch of Spurs who probably realized that Popovich was so angry because Leonard is so valuable.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:45

Brooklyn got Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Jason Terry, and DJ White. Additionally, the Celtics most likely received the first pick in an NBA-backed effort to break the Cavs monopoly over the Eastern Conference. NY is a little bigger than Minnesota, so that gives me hope that, at the very least, the later selections are not as rigged as the top three to five.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:23

Tottenham , who are guaranteed to finish second place this season, took on the team to whom they lost out on the Premier League title past year on Thursday night. Shakespeare himself had clearly seen enough from the Foxes' first half showing, and gave human hornets nest Shinji Okazaki his mandatory substitution, for Islam Slimani, to try and face Spurs' stripy, mustard onslaught head-on.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:14

Meanwhile, Manchester City are three points ahead of the Gunners after beating West Brom - and only need a draw at Watford to secure Champions League qualification. Following his side's 2-0 win over Sunderland on Tuesday night, Wenger was asked where Arsenal have gone wrong in the title race. "I've been a player myself and I would hate anybody questioning me, saying I wasn't going to be playing and was going to chuck it".

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:04

We will decide at the end of the season with different players. Kane said that his team had the ability to win titles. "Everyone just has a special connection here". "There is no buyout clause in my contract", said Pochettino. "That's got to be our next step". "Those three are key to go into the new stadium and I think it's impossible that Daniel Levy will send a message to the fans, to the football club, that we are retreating going to Wembley next year and beyond into the new ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:00

They're a fast-paced team that likes to shoot on the perimeter. "We're a little bit ahead in our progression". Leonard was injured in the third quarter of Game 5 on Tuesday, an overtime Spurs victory in which he sat out much of the fourth and all of the extra period.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:54

He appeared in 181 regular-season and 15 postseason games with the team while helping the Steelers win two Super Bowls and appear in another. Jesse James is expected to step into Green's role as Pittsburgh's No. The Steelers passed at the position entirely, but did sign Orndoff - the Pitt tight end from Waynesburg - after the draft. The Steelers have only five tight ends heading into the start of OTAs next week.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:50

He is hitting.379 with a homer and 17 RBIs. "The strength was there still, which is a positive", Roberts said. Kenley Jansen entered with two on and two outs in the eighth and struck out all four of his batters for his eighth save. Gonzalez reported to spring training with right elbow inflammation, which radiated pain and caused stiffness in his forearm. That accidentally allowed him to take part in the Dodgers' last burst of offense.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:49

No timetable is known for when Almirola may return, nor who will drive the No. 43 auto past the All-Star Race. TBR announced at the end of the season that it would scale back to a part-time schedule and Smith has driven all four Truck Series races in 2017 in the No.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:50

Nishikori, a finalist in Madrid in 2014, is playing in his first tournament since March. Their second encounter was at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome and after Kyrgios won the first set, Nadal came back to win the match . "But then the first match of any tournament is not easy". Nadal picked up his tour-leading 31st victory this year by easily defeating 16th-seeded Kyrgios, who never threatened after losing the first set.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:30

With a top-four finish in England out of United's reach, winning the Europa League remains their only route to Champions League football next season and the Argentine keeper shone ahead of the club's most important game under Mourinho. As he has done recently, the Portuguese again plans to field a weakened XI, saying "I hope you don't kill me when you see my team". "We're gonna play the last game with the fittest team we've got", the Crystal Palace boss said in his press conference.