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by | May 21, 2017 | 09:12

Earlier, Dirrell won the IBF interim super middleweight title by disqualification over Jose Uzcategui in a bout overshadowed by Dirrell trainer Leon Lawson Jr throwing a series of punches at Uzcategui following the fight . Please forgive him". "My coach is my family, my uncle, and he was anxious", Dirrell said. He cares about my well being first. Lawson left the arena but was being sought by Prince George's County Police on first and second degree assault charges, according to a police report ...

by | May 21, 2017 | 09:05

Always dreaming captured the Run for Roses after going off as the co-favorite. Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette, top left, talks to his players during the third period in Game 6 of a second-round NHL hockey playoff series against the St.

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:55

Mourinho considers Matic the flawless player to form the base of his midfield alongside Pogba, although the Red Devils are also keen on a move for Tottenham star Eric Dier. That may not deter Mourinho, who signed Matic for Chelsea during his time at Stamford Bridge, and it is thought he could test Conte's resolve by making an offer in the region of £30million.

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:52

He will play Croatia's world number 59 Borna Coric , who beat Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France 7-5 6-4 on Wednesday. Rafael Nadal booked a semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic at the Madrid Open after a comfortable last-eight win over David Goffin on Friday.

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:42

Avila reached base four times and came up a triple shy of a cycle while scoring twice and driving in three runs. Nomar Mazara had a two-run double and Jonathan Lucroy hit a solo homer for Texas (23-21). Nicholas Castellanos was hit by a pitch and Elvis Andrus made an error on a force attempt at second base. The Right-hander Nick Martinez (0-2, 5.04 ERA in five starts) takes the pitch Friday in the series opener.

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:40

Meanwhile, the San Antonio Spurs needed to come out with guns blazing after the heartbreaking loss in Game 1 , but they came out flat and absolutely paid for it as they found themselves down by double digits in a blink of an eye. "We felt with him, we had really good chances". More and more the expected Warriors vs Cavaliers final looks like it will come to fruition. But I don't know.

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:40

There was not a dry eye in the house as stars from the past were paraded on the pitch in an emotional ceremony after the final whistle. United went 14 games without defeat at the Lane before last season's 3-0 loss, but gone are the days when their former manager Alex Ferguson could dismiss Spurs' threat with a disdainful: "Lads, it's Tottenham".

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:30

The final bet for this game is the Cleveland Cavaliers -8 over the Boston Celtics in Game 3 on Sunday. He re-aggravated the injury, which he suffered in Game 6 of Boston's second-round series with Washington , on Friday and wound up with just two points - both from the free-throw line - after missing all six of his shots in the first half.

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:19

But we had one target to stay in the Premier League. The Palace captain dictated much of his team's tempo and discipline, which during a fixture that had the potential to overwhelm them proved key. The away support bellowed Silva's name through most of the second half as Hull's players desperately tried to retrieve a two-goal deficit. "The season has been a long, hard slog and it's a sad day".

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:17

The England forward is now two goals ahead of Everton's Romelu Lukaku on 26 heading into the final weekend of the season. "It is the first time in my professional career that I've scored four, there has been a bit of build-up in the race for the golden boot and I wanted at least one or two to put the pressure on but to get four is wonderful".

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:01

The stretches of the regular season where the Cavs looked bored, disinterested and disconnected defensively are gone. There is one adjective, though, that you won't hear come from the Cleveland locker room. But the harsh reality for the Celtics is that they're getting clobbered in the series because of James's skill and will. Thanks in part to his four three-pointers, Love accounted for 21 points and registered a double-double by corralling 12 rebounds, including three on the offensive end ...

by | May 21, 2017 | 07:43

Over four laps at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday, the Formula One regular posted an average speed of 230.034 miles per hour, good for seventh best. Owner-driver Ed Carpenter , a two-time Indy pole victor, was the fastest in Wednesday's abbreviated practice. In their four-year partnership with Bourdais, GEICO has accompanied him to Victory Lane on five occasions, with the most recent trip coming after he collected a win at the 2017 season opening Firestone Grand Prix of St.

by | May 21, 2017 | 07:28

I will be there. "Of course I will be there and at the moment we should focus on the short term and what's going on this Sunday and in the cup final". Conte meanwhile this summer wants to sign both a striker as well as a forward who can play in the positions just behind the main striker, and a further attraction of Sanchez for the Chelsea boss is that the Chilean can play both roles.

by | May 21, 2017 | 07:26

Of course, we would like to win for Marcos [Rojo] and for Zlatan [Ibrahimovic] because they are injured and we hope it will have a lot of power for their comeback". And while the Portuguese coach claimed he was "happy" with his players' individual performances, he made an early exit from his media commitments in an interview with Sky Sports after Sunday's game.

by | May 21, 2017 | 07:03

The Cornell graduate who used to work for training bright lights Shug McGaughey and Bobby Frankel had accessed another rung of the game, to hear him tell it. The other six horses are all at double-digit odds. "I knew he didn't have it". Despite being slammed at the start, Classic Empire recovered from a bad trip at the Kentucky Derby to rally midstretch.

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:51

It will be mad if Arsenal finally don't make the Champions League since it has happened for so long. Sanchez, who is the club's leading scorer with 23 goals and 10 assists this season, said that his team could perform better. Arsenal are unbeaten in 22 league and cup home fixtures against Everton (W18, D4). "Wenger, who has been in charge at Arsenal for more than 20 years, appears as if he is not about to accept such a drastic change of direction".

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:52

The Anaheim Ducks were looking to tie things up. The Anaheim Ducks' Corey Perry had a different idea of justice. The speed that had been evident in a stunning comeback win in Game 3 was nowhere to be found in the early going. Also defending for the Predators is P.K. Subban (76). The goal was Subban's second of the playoffs. But on April 2, 2013, then-GM George McPhee inexplicably traded him to Nashville for aging forward Martin Erat and Michael Latta.

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:48

I think Europa League competition is for teams that go to the Europa League in the beginning like us", he said . Plus, Tim Fosu-Mensah and Axel Tuanzebe. I would want, at the very least, United's best player for at least two of the last three seasons sitting beside me in case I needed him. "The one I really enjoy to do is the transition from the first to the second season".

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:36

How it happened: Nashville trailed 2-0 after Rickard Rakell and Nick Ritchie scored on long shots that eluded Rinne to the short side. The Predators had matched the 1997-98 Detroit Red Wings with their 10-game winning streak but missed matching Colorado's 11-0 playoff run in 1996-97.

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:30

The Gunners boss has come in for stinging condemnation from a host of his ex-players following a poor season. And so, for the second time since becoming Liverpool manager, Klopp faces what amounts to a playoff for Champions League qualification in the final game of the season.

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:26

Cloud Computing is the fourth horse in 34 years to win the Preakness after not running in the Kentucky Derby. He won his first Preakness with his first entrant in the race. Multiplier won the Illinis Derby at Hawthorne Race Course, edging out Hedge Fund late to win by a head for his second-straight victory. "But I thought I was going to win a lot of times before, so it doesn't shock me".

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:11

They have pace, power and very good technical abilities, so we have to be on the top of our game. He's always a slow starter and gets stronger and stronger. Koscielny was forced to sit out Wednesday night's trip to Southampton after suffering a calf injury during our win over Manchester United last weekend.

by | May 21, 2017 | 05:46

She awaits the victor between reigning French Open champion Garbiñe Muguruza and Elina Svitolina , who leads the tour in titles and match-wins in 2017. "It's really tough to stop because of the rain but here we are, I'm in the final and it's really nice". "I don't look at these kind of stats, who is the youngest player to have a Masters 1000 title or things like this".

by | May 21, 2017 | 05:18

Asked if the young players were ready, the Portuguese said: "All together? No". "If, in the next transfer window, we manage to be successful, I think we can (challenge for the title). I don't think it's good that there is a such a big difference in quality and strength between the kids and Crystal Palace. Mitchell, Harrop, Willock and Dearnley would all be making their United debuts if they play any part against Palace.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:54

While it appears all-but impossible Ibrahimovic can play any part in the final, his United team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan says the 6ft 5in striker would play in the match on one leg if he could. Sunday will be the first time he has played for the first team since then, yet Mourinho has high expectations having recently tipped Pereira to be the "best Portuguese goalkeeper of the next generation".

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:49

Both of these guys have helped this team win all year long. "We never take these decisions lightly", Sullivan said. A good question, but irrelevant now that Sullivan's decision is made. "We simply have to be better. You don't really give your team a chance in the game", he said. Kunitz: "I think any scoring would be good". Push the pace of the game.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:45

They need to show they are alive, much like they did after a deflating Game 6 loss to the Capitals. Well, in Game 5 versus the Lightning past year, Fleury was spotty, and the Penguins lost in overtime. In Murray, the Pens get their Stanley Cup-winning youngster back in the mix, and it's a good bet the 22-year-old will want to make sure Fleury's role is relegated to the bench.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:48

Game 4 is Friday night in Ottawa. Regardless we have seen Fleury play great in these playoffs. Murray, who suffered a lower-body injury during warm-ups before the opening game of their opening round National Hockey League playoff series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, finally returning to the Penguins line-up as a back-up to Marc-Andre Fleury at the end of their second-round series against the Washington Capitals.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:43

As of this writing, there had been no decision made. Yes, Pittsburgh is banged up, but that has been true for much of the postseason and figures to be without a trio of forwards, including Bryan Rust and Patric Hornqvist, for Game 4 as well.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:08

This has been a season to forget for many Bayern players with Boateng near the top of that list. His first season was the most memorable as he played an instrumental role in Liverpool winning their fifth European Cup at the expense of AC Milan managed by his last Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:09

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has insisted that it is important that his best players want to stay at Stamford Bridge before he can talk about their futures at the club. It's important to start your career [in management] with this at your back. "The guys accepted new methods: very intense training sessions, the diet, the video analysis and importance of details".

by | May 21, 2017 | 03:59

Adams, 28, had a fine statistical line this season - he hit.292 with the Cardinals - but his role had been downgraded to the No. 1 option off the bench for skipper Mike Matheny. "He will have a chance to play a bunch early", Coppolella said. "We wouldn't have signed James Loney if we thought the trade would happen", Coppolella said.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:01

The Spurs had a few days off to get healthy and try to put the 136-100 thrashing behind them and will get the chance to play host when the series shifts to San Antonio for Game 3 on Saturday. However, they've looked lost without him in this series, having been outscored by 59 points since he left the floor and failed to return in Game One.

by | May 21, 2017 | 03:55

Moreno was promoted from Triple-A Durham before the game. Rays RHP Jake Odorizzi (2-1, 2.88) has given up only eight hits in his last four starts, one of which he left after one inning with a strained hamstring. The Tampa Bay Rays split their last 10 games when scoring more than three runs. C Wilson Ramos, on the 60-day disabled list due to right knee surgery, ran the arc behind the infield dirt.

by | May 21, 2017 | 03:45

It is unclear when he sustained the injury. But every game deeper into this postseason punctuates the fact that LeBron James is the best player in the National Basketball Association. Cocky? Maybe, but it's hard not to believe him. LeBron James, who was not nominated for league MVP when the list came out on Friday, scored 30 points with seven assists, four rebounds and four steals.