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by | May 20, 2017 | 11:48

It's worrying to see that Arsenal has become a club where it can not sell out or even if the tickets are sold, then many fans can not be bothered to turn up as a result of our lacklustre performances this season . Forward Alexis Sanchez, who is the club's leading scorer with 23 goals this season , said that his team could perform better. We are professional and we want to win.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:45

Trailing 2-1 in the series the Penguins look to even up their Eastern Conference Final matchup with the Senators later this evening when the teams meet for Game 4 in Ottawa. Fellow Senators defenceman Fredrik Claesson, who was scheduled to play in his sixth straight game Friday, says he is also trying to be more physical.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:42

Atletico trailed 0-3 from the first leg, and looked unlikely to overturn the deficit and deny their rich neighbours the chance of repeating their 1998 meeting with Juventus. Real Madrid's mentor, Zinedine Zidane, once played for Juventus but later in 2001 joined Real. "After the game I asked Benzema how he was able to do that, but he didn't know either", Zidane said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:30

One key in this series is going to be whether or not LaMarcus Aldridge is aggressive offensively and scores. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said Leonard "absolutely" fully participated in Saturday's practice in San Antonio. "So I was willing to take some contested shots tonight and I got into my rhythm early and after that I was good to go". The Golden State Warriors then had to wait to face the victor of the Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Clippers.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:26

Kim also becomes the second Korean golfer to win here at The Players Championship. "From being in a position a couple of weeks ago where I wasn't here to finish tied second, it's a good week", Poulter said. Kim started Sunday's final round in fourth place, two shots behind overnight leaders JB Holmes and Kyle Stanley . "I've been striking the ball really well for about two or three weeks", Kim said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:15

He became a Game 7 legend, one who will be forever associated with this lovable version of Boston Celtics that - at the very least - reached the Eastern Conference Finals in 2017. This was Olynyk's night. That came despite the perimeter inconsistency of guard Isaiah Thomas, whose scoring came mostly from forays to the basket. The Celtics also took good care of the ball, spitting out only 8 turnovers against Washington's 15.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:10

He added nine rebounds and seven assists. Kevin Love is also in destructive form, having a 3-point accuracy mark for the postseason at 45.7 percent. Coming off a Game 7 victory over Washington on Monday night, Boston missed 11 of its first 14 shots. "We did a good job of getting the basketball to him, and he came up big for us".

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:07

With his future confirmed , it is now a guessing game of where the 32-year-old will be playing his football come the start of the 2017/18 season. It's widely considered to be the most iconic moment since the English top flight was rebranded in 1992 and Silva, who was a key player as City won their first title in 44 years, says it was an "unforgettable" occasion.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:21

And if the Celtics don't play any better than they did in the first half of the opener, that could be it. Tristan Thompson , one of the most powerful weapons for the Cleveland Cavaliers, showed he can score also. The lesser of two evils is forcing James to become a jump shooter, and Brown was able to do that at times . Thomas had 17 points and 10 assists but never had an impact on a game that might have played out differently if the Celtics had made some of their open looks early.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:21

In between, he was serenaded with "Der-ek, Je-ter" chants as he was surrounded by family and Yankees royalty. The star-studded ceremony included a plaque unveiling with Jeter aka "The Captain"... He is the 22 Yankee to have his number retired. Jeter spent two decades with the Yankees and finished his career as the team's all-time leader in hits (3,465), games played (2,747), at-bats (11,195), doubles (544) and stolen bases (358).

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:17

Boston fought hard at the end of the season to surpass the Cleveland Cavaliers as the east's number one seed and they came out and lost the home field advantage back to Cleveland in the very first game. James finished the game plus-16, the second-best margin of the game. The Cavs stumbled into the playoffs losing their final four games in the regular season.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:05

Kane moved one goal better than his tally last season , when he won the Golden Boot by a single striker better than Manchester City's Sergio Aguero and Leicester's Jamie Vardy. That's the one position, but I don't know who it is. I think we are so, so, so calm about our big players and they are so happy here. Van Persie was the last player to win the Golden Boot in consecutive seasons when he did so in 2011-12 and 2012-13.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:59

The win extended Nashville's home playoff winning streak to 10. Nashville brought out inaugural American Idol victor Kelly Clarkson as the latest big name to sing the national anthem, and rock group Kings of Leon stirred up the crowd by waving from the bandstand in Music City's latest show of star power.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:38

The 34-year-old Fitzpatrick has started 116 games over his 12 seasons in the National Football League, including 27 the past two years with the New York Jets. The Jets eventually turned to youngster Bryce Petty as their starter. Well, probably not, but it is a possibility after Fitzpatrick signed with the Bucs on Friday.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:38

The controversial Greek businessman and owner of Olympiacos has vowed to return the Championship side to "the glory days". The long expected sale of Nottingham Forest has been completed with NF Football Investments (NFFI), headed by Olympiacos owner Evangelos Marinakis, taking 100% control.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:37

In order to maintain their level of conditioning after completing their second consecutive four-game sweep of the postseason, the Cavaliers (8-0) went through conditioning drills both on and off the court, including the utilization of the VersaClimber at the Cleveland Clinic Courts training facility in Independence.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:05

Randy Carlysle shook up his lines when the Preds jumped out to their lead... one of the moves he made was to elevate Ondrej Kase to the first line... Game 4 takes place in Nashville on Thursday. "You could sense going into the third period, the guys were saying the right things, they were confident", Predators coach Peter Laviolette said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:01

Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas recovered from losing the second set 6-0 to beat Benoit Paire and will meet Germany's Alexander Zverev , a 6-4 6-4 victor over Tomas Berdych . Fognini dictated much of the play but Nadal ground out the first set and showed resilience to break for the match immediately after dropping his serve in the decider.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:59

Sharapova has played Lucic-Baroni once already since making her comeback, defeating the former Melbourne doubles victor in three sets during the first round of the Madrid Open. The Italian Open organizers were criticized for giving a wild card to Sharapova instead of former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone, an Italian.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:41

Striker Harry Kane is convinced it will be Tottenham's turn to hoist silverware sooner rather than later because his coach has built a gifted group that revels in a team-first ethos. I think it's not fair to measure with me, as it is to measure with Wenger. " I want to say we appreciate [him] a lot because it is very painful for him ".

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:34

Oblak is reportedly keen on making the switch from the Vicente Calderon Stadium to Old Trafford, with De Gea expected to move on after several seasons of interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid, according to the Mirror . Man United star David De Gea proves he is a cereal shot stopper from 20 yards! De Gea came close to signing for Real Madrid back in September 2015 only for the deal to fall through at the last minute.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:33

Clement made an unsuccessful attempt to sign Terry's fellow Chelsea icon Frank Lampard in January, the midfielder instead opting to hang up his boots. "It's not as if I like to play against Arsenal because they are a club which is in my heart and they will always be". Chelsea finish their league season on Sunday by playing host to Sunderland at Stamford Bridge.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:22

They rest eleven, I rest eight. They walk in the streets with their head low. Ajax Amsterdam have one foot in the final after they thumped Olympique Lyon in their first leg tie on Wednesday evening. It's more important than finishing fourth. "We still need a lot of work on this formation, we haven't been doing it for long, but we can learn quickly, especially in games like this".

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:05

Kokrak's collection of four birdies on his outward nine was matched on the run home at TPC Four Seasons in a bogey-free round of 62. Billy Horschel was second at 7 under after three consecutive birdies to finish a 65. "Last year I had a scenario where I could win going into the final round, but I felt like I really needed to make a move today or would fall pretty far behind, and I just tried to do it in the wrong ways and it just set me back a little bit".

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:45

They could also make it in if Manchester City lose at Watford and there is a five-goal swing in the goal difference between the pair. After this victory, Arsenal are knocking on the door of Champions League qualification going into Super Sunday.

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:41

The Browns posted a video on Twitter of the former Texas A&M All-American filling out the contract's paperwork while Seal's "Kiss From A Rose" played in the background. "He's shown an interest in learning and I'm a player that really likes to try to help teach and impart any wisdom that I've gotten over the ages on some of those young guys".

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:17

It was a blessing that the ping pong balls bounced their way, yet, we may see them trade their pick. Perhaps no team had more at stake on lottery night than the Los Angeles Lakers , who are desperately searching for a superstar to turn their team around, but owed their pick to Philadelphia if it fell outside the top 3.

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:17

Perhaps the presence of a global champ subconsciously galvanized the Senators, because it didn't take long at all - 48 seconds, to be precise - for the team to open scoring. Add in the fact that he had a pretty very bad regular season, and the odds seemed good that, despite a nice run here over the past month or so, we'd see the real 2017 Fleury emerge.

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:07

Sharapova commented: "I am really excited to be coming back to Birmingham this year to play on the grass as part of my build up to Wimbledon and I thank the LTA for this opportunity". Sharapova will need to win three matches in the Wimbledon qualifying to land a spot in the main draw. Sharapova was this week told that she would not be granted a wildcard invite to the French Open which starts later this month.

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:00

It will be a big occasion but I think the best for the young player is in the middle of an experienced structure, where he can be supported. "I think they really need my support, Nicky Butt's and supporters to understand hard job they have".

by | May 20, 2017 | 06:46

Bale has endured his longest spell on the sidelines in his fourth season with Real, which has been littered with injuries, and faces a race to get fit for the Champions League final against Juventus on June 3 in his home town of Cardiff. Their talent-packed squad has allowed coach Zinedine Zidane to pick different starting line-ups from one week to the next and still be able to call upon 11 internationals, such as the side that swatted Granada aside 4-0 last Saturday.

by | May 20, 2017 | 06:26

Koeman added he is not confident Barkley will sign a contract extension because of the time spent considering it. Barkley has played 178 times for Everton , finding the back of the net 27 times, while he has also scored two goals for England in 22 caps.

by | May 20, 2017 | 06:05

The Gunners kicked off with plenty of empty seats scattered around the Emirates Stadium as fans stayed away in protest at the prospect of Arsene Wenger signing a new deal. The Gunners play their second last Premier league game of the season tonight against already relegated Sunderland . "Apart from the League Cup, where we play always the younger players to give them a chance to develop, we take all the other competitions seriously", he said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 06:03

After the success of last season, West Ham supporters will surely look back on this season with disappointment. Following what's been a mediocre season, Slaven Bilic's future is reportedly becoming unclear at the club. Looking back on this season, the Premier League has been a massive letdown. Every time that was hard for us and we needed to show that character before a game, we did it.

by | May 20, 2017 | 05:56

Today is a day to appreciate, not honor, what happened Monday night and, really , during the last few weeks. "I've worked too hard to be scared of any type of pressure". "Our goal is just take him out of the game and just continue to be physical with him", Beal said . "They closers. They proven closers". "So even though you have more people, sometimes less work gets done".