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by | May 23, 2017 | 15:12

Lacazette has been in sparkling form this season, scoring 26 goals in 29 Ligue 1 games and notching six Europa League goal in Lyon's run to the semi-finals. 'If the club of his heart is able to match our demands - as Barcelona did last season for Sam Umtiti - then things will go well. " If a certain number of our players don't think we're big enough then we will open the door and look for replacements of the same quality but with the right mindset as well because we've lacked that this ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:13

Lucas is attracting interest from Premier League newcomers Brighton & Hove Albion ahead of the summer transfer window, with manager Chris Hughton eager to draw upon experience in the top flight. "We are all looking forward to what we can do". But the psychological environment for the players was absolutely horrendous. However, with three centre backs potentially out for the Gunners' last game of the season, we could see Wenger resort back to a four at the back.

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:09

Curry, asked about the play, said he did feel like it was dirty. Curry reached the Top 5 in league history for 3s made during Golden State's Game 4 against the Spurs in the Western Conference Finals. "I thought it was an illegal screen", Warriors acting head coach Mike Brown told Haynes. "Sometimes the officials make the call, and sometimes they don't".

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:12

The 2015 NBA Champions defeated San Antonio Spurs 129-115 on Monday night to win the Western Conference Finals 4-0. The Warriors went on to win 125-110 and sweep the Spurs 4-0. Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) dribbles against the Utah Jazz in the third quarter of Game 2 of their National Basketball Association second-round playoff series at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, May 4, 2017.

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:07

The Celtics and Cavs will face off in Game 4 at Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday. For a guy who played great for five straight months, he's got to have a bad game sooner or later. He had more turnovers (six) than field goals (four). "I think the best part about it from all of our standpoints was how inspiring it's been to have a guy that's done all this and accomplished all this and is willing to literally go out and leave it all out there", Stevens said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:09

The Celtics got absolutely hammered by the Cavs through the first two games of their NBA Playoffs series and were down 21 in the third. After originally injuring his left ankle on Tuesday, Leonard could have reportedly played in the Spurs' 114-75 blowout victory over the Rockets - if needed.

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:09

She said: 'Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and the families and friends of all those affected. Bill English, the prime minister of New Zealand, also wrote on his Twitter that his thoughts were "with the people of Manchester ".

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:07

In Game 5 against the Jazz, Jordan shot 48 percent from the field to finish the night with 38 points, seven rebounds, five assists and a block. With James on the floor during the regular season, the Cavs outscored opponents by 7.7 points per 100 possessions.

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:03

The Celtics lost the first two games in Boston by a combined 57 points. Trying to figure out why James had rabbit ears or why he was so combative over a reasonable question is as confounding as the way LeBron disappeared at such a crucial moment while being held scoreless in the fourth quarter.

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:07

They finished seven points ahead of second-placed Spurs. Champions League qualification will enhance Liverpool's appeal in the transfer market and Klopp admitted that work had begun on landing his leading targets. 'I have another two years on my contract. You could not question my love or my loyalty to this club because I said no to every club in the world to stay here with very restricted finances for years.

by | May 23, 2017 | 15:00

The investigation of his laptop led to the discovery of a cache of emails from Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to her aide Huma Abedin , Weiner's wife. "I'm relieved, I'm happy for the kid that he was talking to", Leathers said of Weiner's 15-year-old victim. "I knew that was morally wrong", Weiner said, breaking down in tears.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:56

He has gone over $1.25 million for the year. He also grabbed his PGA Tour card at age 17 . Poulter never imagined all this two weeks ago. That's when a clerical oversight - discovered by Brian Gay - saved him. And then the Spaniard couldn't miss. Defending champion Jason Day had a quadruple-bogey nine at the par-five 16th and a double-bogey at the par three 17th to shoot 80 and plunge to equal 60th.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:57

After the charges were dropped, the league announced that it would continue investigating the incident under the NFL's personal-conduct policy. Revis was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, robbery and conspiracy, and terroristic threats before a judge dismissed all charges in municipal court in March.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:56

The 36-year-old appears to have made a decision to leave the Dragons after spending last two years at Estadio do Dragao, and he has so far received numerous offers from Turkey, Qatar and China. The Spaniard had a hard start to the life at Porto but has recovered his best form during the current campaign, conceding just 23 goals in 43 appearances.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:53

Takuma Sato had the second best qualifying speed of the day at 230.382 miles per hour while Scott Dixon was third at 230.333 miles per hour. I decided that we need to grab dinner and Dixon was gonna buy dinner for obvious reasons. He has raced in two Indy 500s before, the last of which was two years ago. Neither had enough to keep Dixon from becoming the fifth three-time pole victor in 500 history.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:44

I don't believe in giving MIP to sophomores because they should get significantly better in Year 2 after they know what the league is all about. This league knows what I bring to the table. Your 2016-2017 All- NBA team selections have been announced and there have been some unanimous choices along with undeserving snubs. Somebody's trippin'.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:39

There was panic after the explosion, which struck around 10:30 p.m. (2130 GMT) Monday night as Grande was ending the concert. Ted Cruz tweeted that his thoughts and prayers are with the victims. Another concertgoer, Sasina Akhtar, told The Manchester Evening News that there had been an explosion at the back of the arena after the last song.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:38

However, the Braves acquired Matt Adams from the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, and Adams was the Braves' starting first baseman on Sunday. He allowed a season-high five runs on 10 hits and a walk. The shortstop was being examined and the team said he was day to day. "That's a week for a lot of people", Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said. "It doesn't happen very often, not even in Little League".

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:35

The Celtics were hammered in the first two games of the best-of-seven series and playing without star Isaiah Thomas , came from 21 points down in the third quarter to upset the Cavaliers in Cleveland on Sunday night. Cleveland blew a chance to set a playoff record for consecutive wins (14) dating to Game 5 of last year's Finals and become the fourth team in history to start the playoffs 11-0.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:21

SunSport gives you the lowdown on which Premier League clubs will play in which European competition next season. Wenger's own contract is up at the end of the season and speculation has been rife for months over whether he will extend his near 21-year stay at the club.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:15

Bradley finished with 20 points for the Celtics, who also drew a career-best 27-point performance from Marcus Smart . LeBron James had his worst game of the postseason with 11 points on 4-for-13 shooting, including 0-for-4 on three-pointers.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:11

Griezmann added: "I should know more in the next two weeks". However, Griezmann rated his chances of remaining with his current club as a "seven", though he also said it would be "impossibe" to play under compatriot Zinedine Zidane at Atletico's rivals Real Madrid.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:09

NOTES: The only teams to sweep a Popovich-coached team were the Suns in 2010 (when Warriors coach Steve Kerr was GM in Phoenix) and the Lakers in 2001 (when Kerr played for the Spurs ). We'll see if tomorrow is the last one of the season. We hope that it's not, and that we have a few more. "Once it's over, then I'll start thinking about what the future brings".

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:07

RTÉ Soccer analyst Eamon Dunphy believes that Arsenal's transfer and recruiting policy is to blame for them finishing outside of the top four this year, rather than manager Arsene Wenger. However, as noted, the 22-year-old has been frequently linked with a return to the Catalan club. Missing out comes with two potential positives for Arsenal.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:51

We are going to play for one European trophy that this club has never won. He is not expected to again feature for Manchester United , but Ibrahimovic is expected to pull in the Swedes to lend their voice for his club at the Friends Arena.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:45

The two are set to begin working nearly immediately with the second Grand Slam tournament of the year, the French Open , starting in a week; Djokovic heads into Paris as the defending champion. "If I have half the career Novak has had, I will be just fine." "Coming in to this week I never thought I could be standing here in the finals or getting this trophy".

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:45

Adam Scott surged into the outright lead late in the first round of the Players Championship before disaster struck. His ball took one bounce and caromed into the water. Day, however, made three bogeys over his last four holes and had to settle for a 70. Mackenzie Hughes sounded nearly in awe of his accomplishment after keeping a clean card (five birdies, no bogeys).

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:40

In fact, his overall record of 29 goals and 19 assists this season is absolutely unbelievable, considering he did play wide for a chunk of the season. Take a look at the best responses to Alexis being listed as an Bayern player in Chile's squad list on Twitter .... The Gunners won't want to sell to a top Premier League rival and may prefer to move him overseas.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:40

Racing down the ice in transition, Brandon Mountour threw a shot on goal. Forsberg's line produced Nashville's only 5-on-5 goal of the game. The Predators are 52-32-13 overall and 30-9-9 at home while the Ducks are 56-28-14 overall and 22-17-9 on the road.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:32

Certainly my personal situation has contributed to that. "I put all the rumours and the questions regarding my future to the back of my head and I will assess them after the French national team". "And on top of that with Champions League football, I think we'll see a few big faces coming in". The futures of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil , in particular, both remain uncertain and Wenger lamented losing out to Liverpool by just a single point.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:35

We're more than one month away from the draft and anything can still change but it sure seems likely that Lonzo Ball will be a Laker by July. And with a direct path to the Lakers for the UCLA star, his lightning-rod father has declared the Ball brand will only be auditioning for the hometown franchise.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:27

James and Harden headlined the All-NBA first team that was unveiled by the league Thursday. Davis had the narrowest call with 45 First Team votes to 43 for Utah's Rudy Gobert , edging him 343-339 in total points with 5 for first team votes, three for second and one for third team selections.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:25

Sehwag stated that the season was better than the previous two outings for the Kings XI Punjab but stressed that the incosistency did the team in. In the same over from the Kiwi, Marsh perished in his attempt to clear the boundary when he mistimed one from McClenaghan only for stumper Parthiv Patel to take a clean catch in the point region, as Punjab lost their third wicket at 183.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:15

Silva is expected to part company with Hull City after a relegation that has still elevated his reputation and, while interested in the potential opportunity with Southampton, it is understood that he is not now on any shortlist. We played for the first 15 minutes of the second half and nothing more. He has picked up 21 points from his 17 league games in charge of the Tigers and singled out his opening Premier League match - a 3-1 victory over Bournemouth on January 14 - as his main highlight.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:12

The captain did score the last-ever goal at White Hart Lane but by that time Tottenham already had the goals it required - from Victor Wanyama's sixth-minute header and Kane's 28th goal of the season. "Third, second and hopefully next season we'll be No. 1". We wanted a win so badly in our last game here. We need to feel that Wembley is our home and we need to find a balance between White Hart Lane and there.