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Author: 0 Chase Elliott, Brad Keselowski involved in fiery Coca-Cola 600 crash

Both drivers finished the race 38th and 39th respectively. Fortunately, Keselowski didn't go so far under the No. 24 to flip Elliott over on his roof, and all three drivers were okay following these incidents. For Elliott, the early exit resulted in his fourth straight race in which he failed to finish within the top 20. And Brad (Keselowski ) couldn't get stopped.

Sports Cavaliers playing Warriors in NBA Finals again sets record
Author: 0 Cavaliers playing Warriors in NBA Finals again sets record

Durant signed a two-year, $54.3 million contract with the Warriors last offseason. Irving played in the Cavs' Game 1 loss, but missed the rest with an ankle injury . The Cavaliers lost to the Warriors in 2015 and then came back from a 3-1 deficit to win the title in 2016. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Warriors are the slight favorite to claim the series, as they have odds of -240 to win.

Author: 0 Mourinho: What I Told Fergie After Europa League Win

The Ajax captain told RTL7: "They just sat back 20 meters from goal and that's hard [to break down] when you are not having a great day". "First of all, Manchester is a city like [Ferguson's home town] Glasgow, it's a working-class city with fantastic people and they'll get together", former United manager Ferguson told Sky Sports .

Author: 0 What Billy Horschel said after winning the Byron Nelson

He'll also leave as the final Byron Nelson champion crowned in Irving. "I said the same thing to myself, 'you know what, if you're going to go, you got to go for it and try to win". With So Yeon Ryu finishing equal with Ko in 10th place and Aryia Jutanugarn in 19th this will allow Ko to survive for another week as the fierce rivalry at the top continues.

Sports United Kingdom police make 16th arrest over Manchester bombing
Author: 0 United Kingdom police make 16th arrest over Manchester bombing

Two other people were arrested and released, authorities said. The hunt is still on for suspects in the Manchester bombing, and members of attacker Salman Abedi's netw. Britain's official terror threat level was set at "critical" in the days after the attack but was downgraded Saturday to "severe". British extremist Salman Abedi detonated a powerful bomb in a suicide attack at a concert by United States singer Ariane Grande.

Author: 0 NBA Finals set: It's Cleveland and Golden State... again

So Brown is literally being paid by both teams in the NBA Finals. Offensive rebounds, they kick it out to 3 and relocate. Their offensive ratings and true shooting percentages were the best and third best in the league. "I think I fell in love with the game because of Mike, but when you're growing up and seeing Michael Jordan it's nearly like a god, so I never did believe I could be Mike".

Sports Arsene Wenger's future will be resolved this week
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger's future will be resolved this week

On the other side of the pitch, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was celebrating with his players, becoming exactly the opposite of Conte in recent seasons: Able to win cups again and again, but incapable of lifting league trophies. At the start of every season they tell us the rules and at Manchester and now the hands were not where they should be. "I will speak about his legacy when he stops training", Fabregas said of Wenger.

Sports Pakistan take on Australia in last warm-up before Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Pakistan take on Australia in last warm-up before Champions Trophy

Skipper Virat Kohli says India will go out "to enjoy" their cricket despite suggestions India may not front up for the one-day global showpiece event. Luke Ronchi (66) and Martin Guptill (9) scored three boundaries between them in the first three overs before the latter was caught at mid-off to give Shami (3-47) his first wicket.

Sports One F1 comeback is enough for Button
Author: 0 One F1 comeback is enough for Button

The pair banged wheels with Wehrlein's vehicle ending up on its side against the barriers, preventing the German from jumping out. Wehrlein was able to walk away from the crash, but it was a scary moment for him considering he has only recently returned from a serious back injury.

Sports New York Yankees Honor Team Great Derek Jeter With Retirement of Number
Author: 0 New York Yankees Honor Team Great Derek Jeter With Retirement of Number

The doubleheader meant that the media's chance to access Girardi before the ceremony came about six hours ahead of it, but the skipper didn't need any more time to reflect on what Jeter has meant to him. Derek Jeter stared into this frozen, bronze image of himself, a slightly awkward smile creasing a face that's a bit rounder than it was back in his prime playing days, crinkling the corners of eyes that carry a bit more luggage these days, too.

Sports Alonso will 'definitely' return to Indy 500
Author: 0 Alonso will 'definitely' return to Indy 500

Castroneves made several efforts to get back to the top spot, but Sato's auto was too fast, and he would not give up his position. "I was thinking at that moment that someone from the team was taking a picture because I want that picture at home".

Author: 0 Senators Bet Brews on NBA Finals

Cleveland added some helpful pieces on the fly in Kyle Korver, Deron Williams and Derrick Williams, then used up some of its 82-game "preseason" to get them acclimated (and vice versa). Last year, of course, Boxer shelled out several selections from San Francisco's 21st Amendment Brewery and posted a photo of herself wearing a Cavs jersey after the Warriors gave up a 3-1 lead to lose a rematch of the 2015 National Basketball Association finals.

Sports Senators are ready for big push by Penguins
Author: 0 Senators are ready for big push by Penguins

Ottawa Senators' Dion Phaneuf (2) checks Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) in the crease during the first period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, May 13, 2017, in Pittsburgh.

Sports Raiders receivers get chance to learn from Megatron
Author: 0 Raiders receivers get chance to learn from Megatron

Maybe it's just been me, but it seems to have been a while since we have heard much of former Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson since he retired. Johnson's a unique talent, a hard cover at 6-foot-5, 236 pounds. Johnson, who retired last spring after nine National Football League seasons, never was officially diagnosed with a concussion in his career but told ESPN's "E:60" a year ago he suffered his " fair share " of brain injuries while playing.

Sports Highlights Of Cavs 135-102 Eastern Conference Title Clinching Win
Author: 0 Highlights Of Cavs 135-102 Eastern Conference Title Clinching Win

He watched Game 5 in street clothes. May 27, 2015 - Western Conference Finals - The Golden State Warriors defeat the Houston Rockets with a series win, 4-1. He said though he's disappointed with how the season ended, he's encouraged that no one in Boston's locker room is satisfied just making it to the conference finals.

Sports Luis Enrique insists he leaves Barcelona without any Messi ill feeling
Author: 0 Luis Enrique insists he leaves Barcelona without any Messi ill feeling

Now it's time to enjoy some much-needed time off after three "intense" seasons, and let the club move on under fresh leadership. It's clear that Ernesto Valverde , who is set to be confirmed as Enrique's replacement today, has a lot of work to do, first and foremost in terms of fashioning his players into an efficient collective unit rather than a group of talented individuals who cross their fingers and hope for Messi's best.

Author: 0 'Sacha' Zverev masters Djokovic in final

Young German tennis player Alexander Zverev in the final of a major clay tournament in Rome series ATP 1000 unexpectedly beat the second racket of the world Novak Djokovic . "Strong favourite", said German star Zverev. "You know, on the court he understands the game amazingly well". "Every day I'm just trying to work on my mental part, my physical, my tennis", Svitolina said.

Sports Fresh arrests in Manchester bombing raids, 13 in custody
Author: 0 Fresh arrests in Manchester bombing raids, 13 in custody

LONDON (AP) - British police arrested a 23-year-old man Monday on the south coast of England, hundreds of miles south of Manchester , in the widening inquiry into the deadly concert bombing. Today, Andrew Marr asked Rudd about Abedi being a former subject of interest to MI5. Authorities are chasing possible links between the bomber, Salman Abedi , and militants in Manchester , elsewhere in Europe, and in North Africa and the Middle East.

Author: 0 Earnhardt wish list includes win in Coca-Cola 600

I love it for them. This is Dillon's first race with crew chief, Justin Alexander, on top of the pit-box. "We had a lot of hard times last year, but this year, it seems to be" the other way around, Vettel said. Kevin Harvick started the Coca-Cola 600 from the pole and finished eighth at Charlotte Motor Speedway after leading 45 laps. Both Elliott (second) and Keselowski (10th) qualified inside the top 10 and were battling up near the front while Earnhardt was in danger of going a lap ...

Author: 0 Sato wins Indy 500 after Alonso suffers engine heartbreak

Sato had to hold off Helio Castroneves , who was trying to win for a record-tying fourth time, in the closing laps. Castroneves wasn't finished. In front of reporters, he. A few laps after the race restarted, there was another scary-looking accident, involving Conor Daly and Jack Harvey. After qualifying in P5, the middle spot on the second row, Alonso dropped down four places to ninth as he tried to get into an early rhythm.

Sports Windsor beats Erie 4-3 to win Memorial Cup
Author: 0 Windsor beats Erie 4-3 to win Memorial Cup

We were underdogs, we embraced it and I'm so happy and so grateful". The Windsor Spitfires defeated the Erie Otters 4-3 in the 2017 Memorial Cup Final. Tournament MVP Dylan Strome , Warren Foegele and TJ Fergus scored for the Otters who were the Ontario Hockey League Champions. That likely had more to do with him not playing in a more prominent role like he did with Kitchener.

Author: 0 Ducks vs. Predators live stream, Game 6

Rickard Rickell and Patrick Eaves did not make the trip to Nashville and will miss game six. Aside from the depth in scoring, the big reason why Nashville was able to win in Game 5 - and get this far into the playoffs - has been the play of Pekka Rinne .

Sports Four killed, dozens injured in stampede at Honduran soccer match
Author: 0 Four killed, dozens injured in stampede at Honduran soccer match

The fatalities were people who were trampled to death in the crush fleeing the police response, Osorio said. About 600 police officers were guarding the stadium and used water cannon and tear gas trying to push back the crowds. "To ensure order and safety of those attending the sporting event and avoiding violent events, in agreement with the authorities of the National League, it was chose to reinforce the control measures for the entry of fans into the stadium", a statement read.

Sports Sox & Caps Win, but Tigers and Cubs Fall on Sunday
Author: 0 Sox & Caps Win, but Tigers and Cubs Fall on Sunday

Farmer dismantled the Chicago White Sox , tossing 6.1 innings of shutout baseball. By the time Andrew Romine reached on what was first scored an error and later changed to a single, Alex Avila singled and Miguel Cabrera singled home Romine to avoid the ideal game, no-hitter and shut out, the Tigers were fighting out of a 7-0 hole.

Sports Police arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiry
Author: 0 Police arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiry

According to the Guardian newspaper, one review will aim to quickly identify any obvious mistakes that may have been made, while the other will take a more in-depth look at possible missteps. The NHS says 54 people injured in the attack are still being treated in eight hospitals, and 19 patients are receiving critical care. MI5 was alerted to Abedi's extremist views at least three times, the BBC said.

Sports Real Madrid On The Cusp Of First League Title In Five Years
Author: 0 Real Madrid On The Cusp Of First League Title In Five Years

Real Madrid are up 2-0 & Aspas is sent off. Looks like Barcelona fans will have a conspiracy theory to bitch on later... Celta have now lost eight of their last nine La Liga games having concentrated on their run to the Europa League semi-finals that was ended by Manchester United last week.

Author: 0 After one last rout, champion Cavaliers give Celtics credit

The Warriors won all six of their 2017 National Basketball Association playoff games at home. Cleveland's 4-1 series victory set up a meeting with the Golden State Warriors in the National Basketball Association finals for a third successive year.

Author: 0 Could Celtics-Cavs Game 5 Outcome Have 'Ripple Effect' Across NBA?

Kevin Love , who is averaging 24.5 points and 12.8 rebounds, while shooting 50.8 percent in this series , had 17 points and 17 rebounds in Game 4. He showed no signs of lingering issues, though, beating several defenders off the dribble and handing out seven assists. He has scored 955 of those points against Boston , the most for any player against any team .

Author: 0 Bernhard Langer wins Senior PGA for record 9th senior major victory

For Bernhard Langer, winning the Senior PGA Championship after several close calls would cap off a decade of dominance on the over-50 circuit. Spieth, who had missed consecutive cuts at The Players Championship and the AT&T Byron Nelson, was trying to become the only player other than Ben Hogan to win consecutive Colonials.

Author: 0 Kvitova wins in impressive comeback after knife attack

Makarova pointed out she never had played a singles match in the tournament's main stadium (she was the 2013 French Open women's doubles champion). She had surgery on her left hand - the one she plays tennis with - after the knife attack in the Czech Republic.

Sports Relying on Messi brilliance not enough for Barcelona
Author: 0 Relying on Messi brilliance not enough for Barcelona

Enrique insists he has no regrets over his decision to leave. "We would have liked to have won LaLiga again and be taking part in the Champions League final, but it wasn't to be and I think the fans are aware of the effort and the sacrifice of the players".

Author: 0 FA Cup Final, Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea: 5 talking points

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester terror attack yesterday, but said it should not change the way people go about their lives. Spanish striker Diego Costa , however, scored the equalizer for the Blues in the 76th minute by sending a curling shot that bounced past Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina and into the bottom left corner of the goal .

Author: 0 Pique: Madrid chants don't offend me and Real don't have to apologise

The coach also hailed his squad for embracing his rotation policy which he said had been vital to winning the title and praised the players who had accepted being left out of the starting line-up on occasion. "I can finally celebrate after months and months of work". But he was caught on camera along with Modric looking nonplussed when he was informed by Real Madrid's press officer Juan Camilo Andrade that they would not be receiving the trophy.

Author: 0 Tyronn Lue says Cavaliers were doubted all year long

He'll get at least four more playoff games this year, and at age 32 and showing few signs of slowing down, James figures to play in many more postseason contests before he retires. We might not get a 7-game classic like past year, but something a little bit more competitive would be greatly appreciated. "We're definitely disappointed.

Author: 0 After mistake in 2012, Sato learns lesson to win Indy 500

The 40-year-old from Japan fought his way back from the middle of the field following a problematic pit stop and pounced on the opportunity to snatch the lead cleanly from Helio Castroneves with just five laps to go. "Not many race auto drivers in the world are fearless enough to do what Fernando just did, and not just from a physical standpoint", said Zak Brown, executive director of McLaren Technology Group, which helped bring him to Indianapolis.

Sports Muguruza: 10 to 15 players can win French Open in Serena's absence
Author: 0 Muguruza: 10 to 15 players can win French Open in Serena's absence

I'm excited to see Rafa right now playing about as well as he's played in the last five years, back where he's dominated so much at the French Open . I need to accept that I'm struggling and then find a way to get through it. "It's an fantastic feeling to be back and to look at this trophy". Djokovic was almost unstoppable a year ago, but has been inconsistent of late.

Author: 0 Terry: I want to be a manager

Once he stops playing he will be able to focus fully on getting there and doing his coaching badges, which Terry has already started working on. He said: "I do want to be a manager. "I think we can push on", Terry said. "But it's always good to have options". "Whether Conte will look at it and say "should I have put Fabregas on from the start?'".

Sports Operation to dismantle terror network 'still at full tilt', Amber Rudd says
Author: 0 Operation to dismantle terror network 'still at full tilt', Amber Rudd says

Another 12 men remain in custody for police questioning, according to Sky News . More than 20 people were killed in an explosion following a Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena late Monday evening. But security remained high at major events across Britain on Sunday, including the Great Manchester Run road race, where police armed with submachine guns protected thousands of participants and spectators.

Author: 0 No win but no regrets as Alonso returns to F1

However, this year, the Japanese got to take part in the winner's traditions of wearing the wreath of flowers around his neck, drinking from a bottle of milk and kissing the strip of bricks at the start-finish line. Hildebrand of Sausalito finished 16th in the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Author: 0 NZ Indy star Dixon robbed at drive-through

The teenagers allegedly took credit cards as well as Davies-Dixon's wallet and identification. They face charges of robbery and resisting arrest. "You don't expect that to happen, especially here", he said, regarding the robbery. But that apparently didn't deter the teens, who were reportedly captured on camera driving into the parking lot, before parking off the restaurant's property and walking back to the drive-thru.

Author: 0 Victor Moses Weds 24 Hours After Losing FA Cup To Arsenal

The Nigerian worldwide was sent off after diving in an attempt to win a penalty, giving referee Anthony Taylor no choice but to produce a second yellow card. "For sure it is not a good situation to dive, it is true". Chelsea eventually ended up losing the final 2-1, with Aaron Ramsey netting the victor with 11 minutes left on the clock.

Author: 0 Another man linked to Manchester attack arrested by police

Abedi, whose parents come from Libya, is thought to have received terrorist training in the country before returning to the United Kingdom just days before detonating the bomb that killed 22 people. The straps of a knapsack are visible on his shoulders. Still, security remains high at large-scale public events, including the Great Manchester Run where some 40,000 runners took to the city streets.

Author: 0 Things to know heading into Celtics do-or-die Game 5

The two finals teams have lost just one game between them on the way to the finals, the Warriors going a flawless 12-0 in cutting a swathe through the Western Conference and the Cavs dropping just one game. "We'd love it if we could win in four games, that would be great", Green said with a smile. But they also showed how badly they need him. "You have these two MVPs in Steph Curry and Durant and add [Klay] Thompson, so there's three of the best scorers in the game".

Sports Aaron Ramsey convinced Arsene Wenger will stay following record FA Cup win
Author: 0 Aaron Ramsey convinced Arsene Wenger will stay following record FA Cup win

Aaron Ramsey - who scored an extra-time victor in their FA Cup final triumph against Hull City in 2014 - turned hero again, as he headed in from Olivier Giroud's cross to restore Arsenal's lead. "I was in great form and it was a shame I didn't start the game". Arsenal scored again nearly immediately, through Aaron Ramsey , and Mertesacker ended up deservedly on the winning side.

Author: 0 Stenson backing Wentworth winner Noren for major glory

As a gauge of the extraordinary amount of ground he gobbled up with his eight-birdie, one-eagle magnificence, the 34-year-old was in the clubhouse for more than two and half hours waiting for the third-round leaders to finish off. I think that's a bit of a learning experience, to take the game across the Atlantic and get familiar with the courses over there. "He's making progress, and yeah, he's had a very impressive year".

Author: 0 Cavs Pummel Celtics, Punch Return Ticket to NBA Finals

Jordan scored 5,987 in his postseason career in 179 games from 1985-2003. The Cavaliers have been almost as impressive, but LeBron James has spent most of his career as the underdog in these NBA Finals, due in part to the disparity between the Western and Eastern Conference.

Author: 0 Diego Costa issues transfer ultimatum after FA Cup final defeat

Costa also talked up the talents of Chelsea teammate Michy Batshuayi and says he has a big future at Stamford Bridge despite struggling for first-team football this season. "Everyone know (s) what my preferred club is, there's nothing to hide". Atleti are very close to agreeing terms with Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, and Kevin Gameiro will make way if everything goes ahead as they plan.

Author: 0 Adieu, Angie! No. 1 Kerber out of French Open in 1st round

When asked if her sturggles were more physical or mental, Kerber said both were reason for the loss. The German became the first top-seeded woman to lose in the opening round of the French Open since the sport turned professional in 1968 - and the disparity between the players in her Russian opponent's favour was as wide as the scoreline suggests.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho asked about Antoine Griezmann, puts more pressure on Ed Woodward

The victory not only qualified United for next season's Champions League after their sixth-place finish as in the Premier League , it brought a measure of relief to a many weighed down by this week's terror attack in Manchester. "We always thought that we could win the Europa League and we are very happy", Mourinho told BT Sport . We'll take this experience into next season.

Author: 0 Mystique vs. mayhem in unlikely Stanley Cup Final

The most obvious example was his series clinching hat trick against the Anaheim Ducks . Stanley Cup , Conn Smythe Trophy, World Cup of Hockey championship, World Cup of Hockey MVP, then a ridiculous start to the season in which he captured the Rocket Richard Trophy after leading the league in goals, as well as being voted finalist for both the Hart Trophy and Ted Lindsay Award as league MVP and MVP as chosen by his peers.