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Sports NHL Stanley Cup: Pedators beat Penguins 5-1, trail Cup 2-1
Author: 0 NHL Stanley Cup: Pedators beat Penguins 5-1, trail Cup 2-1

He remains day-to-day and will be a game-time decision so it appears. Laviolette's other option is a 22-year-old rookie, Juuse Saros, who made his National Hockey League postseason debut in relief Wednesday night after Rinne gave up three goals in the first 3:28 of the third period.

Author: 0 Real Madrid can 'get even better', warns Gareth Bale

Bale, who won his third Champions League at Madrid on Saturday, has again been linked with a move to Manchester United this off-season. " Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for the rest of his life", Perez told radio station Cadena Ser .

Sports Star duo leads the way for Warriors
Author: 0 Star duo leads the way for Warriors

Steph made a great move, got by him. The big nights from the former MVPs made coach Steve Kerr a victor in his return to the bench after a more than six-week absence following complications from back surgery. For Cleveland, it's LeBron James , Kevin Love , Tristan Thompson , Kyrie Irving and J.R. Smith. Curry listened and had a spectacular night to lead Golden State to a 2-0 NBA Finals advantage with Sunday's 132-113 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers .

Sports Champions Trophy 2017: Rain halts India-Pakistan match for third time
Author: 0 Champions Trophy 2017: Rain halts India-Pakistan match for third time

India went into the match with three specialist fast bowlers. Rohit Sharma (91) and Shikhar Dhawan (68) started the innings with caution scoring nine runs off the first four overs. Umesh Yadav was the star man with the ball, taking three wickets in 7.4 overs. Rohit hit a six and a four to finally get moving but was run out soon after after looking out for a quick single.

Author: 0 Zidane on Bale: "What's important is that he was with"

Bale was also asked if he saw his future at the club he joined from Tottenham in 2013. "Every player in the squad has played their part, and that's been the key factor this season". The same applies to Andrea Barzagli , who will still be with us for at last another year. But Juventus' dreams of a first Champions League title in 21 years ended in heartbreak as Madrid upped the ante, regaining their lead as Casemiro's 30-yard drive flew home via a deflection.

Sports Lions struggle to 13-7 win in New Zealand tour opener
Author: 0 Lions struggle to 13-7 win in New Zealand tour opener

Gatland's immediate challenge is to subdue a Blues team determined to create history as the first Super Rugby team to beat the Lions . Not that the story of the first half should be exclusively a tale of Lions' woe, for credit must be given to the Barbarians, with Gatland's son, Bryn, pulling the strings at 10 for the home side.

Sports Arsene Wenger confirms interest in league winning forward
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger confirms interest in league winning forward

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is also said to be monitoring the situation. Mbappe recently came out saying that he would only move to a side that would offer him regular playing time as he needs to develop as a player which could make Arsenal an attractive destination.

Sports Gareth Bale may never touch La Liga trophy
Author: 0 Gareth Bale may never touch La Liga trophy

Gareth Bale was left stunned after Real Madrid were not handed the La Liga trophy on Sunday. Real Madrid finished the campaign on 93 points, three clear of last year's champions Barca. Zidane's role in restoring Real to the top of Spanish football was hailed by Ronaldo as the Portuguese claimed just his second league winners' medal in eight seasons since coming to Madrid .

Author: 0 Finn replacing Woakes in England squad for Champions Trophy

If you compare the two teams, Australia is definitely ahead in both bowling and batting. Smith was frustrated with the sloppy bowling, but he refused to reveal whether he would make changes to the line-up to face Bangladesh . "But I think a few went home and were doing their own things, so luckily no one was involved". "You can go round the park but it gives you the chance to pick up wickets".

Author: 0 Griezmann confirms Atletico Madrid stay

A transfer ban was imposed on Atletico Madrid in July 2016 for two consecutive transfer windows after it was discovered that they broke Federation Internationale de Football Association rules with the signing of players under the age of 18.

Author: 0 Steve Kerr returning to coach Warriors in Game 2 of NBA Finals

The team with the best player can never be counted out, and LeBron James remains the best player in the world, despite the argument Durant is now submitting. If you're in the Cavs' shoes and you're game-planning, what's the big adjustment you're making for Game 2? Kerr, who said before the game that he made the decision to step in for assistant Mike Brown on Sunday morning, was greeted by the Oracle Crowd with a standing ovation, and he responded with a grateful wave.

Author: 0 Durant, Curry spark Warriors win against Cavaliers

I would have picked the Warriors in five before the playoffs started, but the Cavs' run through the East makes that seem disrespectful. They still have to solve James - if that's even possible - and worry about Love, who had 27 points on Sunday, and Irving, who managed 19.

Author: 0 Warriors' Kerr to return for Game 2 vs. Cavs

Mike Brown took over the coaching duties in Kerr's absence and led the Warriors to a flawless 11-0 record during his brief stint. Feeling better, the Warriors coach said he decided Sunday morning that he'll coach not only Game 2 but the remainder of the series.

Author: 0 The sweet moment policeman dances with children at Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit

Phil Andrews tweeted: @ArianaGrande please release somewhere over the rainbow as a charity single for Manchester so so fitting #OneLoveManchester '. In between renditions of Giants and Rule The World, Gary Barlow told the crowd: "Thank you everybody for coming out tonight, thank you for everybody watching at home, thanks to Ariana for inviting us tonight".

Sports Cavaliers to bring back sleeved black jerseys from '16 Finals
Author: 0 Cavaliers to bring back sleeved black jerseys from '16 Finals

Mabanglo/Pool Photo via AP). 3-Point Goals-Cleveland 8-29 (Irving 2-6, Love 2-7, Derr.Williams 1-1, Jefferson 1-2, James 1-3, Korver 1-3, Frye 0-1, Dero.Williams 0-2, Smith 0-2, Shumpert 0-2), Golden State 18-43 (K.Thompson 4-7, Durant 4-8, Curry 4-11, Green 3-6, Clark 2-5, Iguodala 1-4, Barnes 0-1, West 0-1).

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Aussies, Kiwis to renew rivalry in opener

Rain curtailed the second match of the International Cricket Council ( ICC ) Champions Trophy as the clash between Antipodean rivals Australia and New Zealand finished with no result. Guptill is dismissed by the part-timer Travis Head, but Latham carries on with Williamson, with the two taking New Zealand to a strong position as we move into the final 15 overs.

Sports Spurs Veteran Manu Ginobili Not Sure About His Future
Author: 0 Spurs Veteran Manu Ginobili Not Sure About His Future

Golden State were 129-115 winners against San Antonio on Monday for a 4-0 series victory in the Western Conference finals. Golden State Warriors power forward Draymond Green dunks the ball against the San Antonio Spurs during game three of the Western conference finals.

Sports No. 1 Kerber upset in first round of French Open
Author: 0 No. 1 Kerber upset in first round of French Open

Roland Garros served up joy and dissapointment on the women's side of the draw as Petra Kvitova made a winning return to the game, while Angelique Kerber suffered a shock defeat. The 27-year-old, who dropped her racket and hid some tears behind her hands after match point, had spent five months out of the game since undergoing emergency surgery in December when she was stabbed during a burglary.

Sports Murray stays grounded after best day on clay
Author: 0 Murray stays grounded after best day on clay

His major titles have come on faster surfaces at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open, but Murray was the French Open runner-up previous year. Garcia, seeded 28, made the 4th round of a Slam for the first time with a 6-4, 4-6, 9-7 win over Taiwan's world number 109 Hsieh Su-Wei.

Sports Golden State routs Cleveland again, leads 2-0 in NBA Finals
Author: 0 Golden State routs Cleveland again, leads 2-0 in NBA Finals

James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds , but yet again didn't get almost enough help, despite Kevin Love's 27 points and 19 from Kyrie Irving . Mike Brown took over the coaching duties in Kerr's absence. Offensively, the Cavs need to move the ball more and hope that their bench players in Deron Williams , Iman Shumpert and Kyle Korver can provide a spark.

Author: 0 Cavaliers vs. Warriors, Game 2

Instead, Golden State remains a ideal 14-0 on the postseason and improved to +16.9 point differential, which will set an all-time record if maintained. This year, the Cavs look to take the series lead, while the Warriors are looking for revenge after the Cavs ruined their season last year. "Well, it's been a great run but none of that matters unless we can finish the job with this series", Kerr said.

Author: 0 Another major trophy in Zidane's young coaching career

Zidane managed the Spanish club to a second successive Champions League crown with a commanding 4-1 win over Juventus on Saturday, adding to triumphs in the Spanish league, the Club World Cup, and the European Super Cup. After Casemiro put the Spanish champions back in front in the 61st, Ronaldo turned in his 600th career goal at the near post three minutes later, and Marco Asensio wrapped up a record-extending 12th title in the 90th.

Author: 0 FA Cup: What Antonio Conte Said About Victor Moses' Red Card

Wenger was also dismissive of the notion that his record-breaking FA Cup success, after previous wins in 1998, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2014 and 2015, might have an impact on the talks about his position. We knew they would play well as they have the last weeks. They've united and responded. "Honestly. I think that this goal (should have been) disallowed because there is a clear handball".

Author: 0 United interested in Varane

In a recent interview with UEFA , the most infuriatingly successful manager in Premier League history (for every non-United fan, anyway) discussed the evolution of modern attacking football, and made a few comments about score lines that could well be aimed at Mourinho's siege mentality approach to grinding out results.

Author: 0 Jason Dufner wins Memorial Tournament in Ohio as Daniel Summerhays falls away

Matt Kuchar , who won the Memorial four years ago, ran off three straight birdies on the back nine and shot a 67 that gets him in the final group with Summerhays as he tries to end 82 PGA Tour starts without a victory. Maybe it was respect for a hard golf course. "Yesterday I was pretty disappointed, especially (after) how well I played the first two days", he said in a greenside interview after being congratulated by Nicklaus.

Sports Iwobi Backs 'Mr Arsenal' Wenger To Win Premier League Title Again
Author: 0 Iwobi Backs 'Mr Arsenal' Wenger To Win Premier League Title Again

But he quelled any speculation linking him with a move back to the South of France, promising to help Wenger win a Premier League title that has eluded the club for 13 years. He made just 11 starts in the Premier League with Alexis Sanchez often preferred up top by Arsene Wenger . Szczesny was the best goalkeeper in the Serie A this season keeping 14 clean sheets, and that has attracted interest from Italian champions Juventus, and reports suggested that an agreement had been reached for ...

Author: 0 Champions Trophy teams reassured over safety following Manchester terror attack

India, the defending champions, will play two matches, and so will the remaining five teams, with England and South Africa not taking part in any of the warm-up games, as the host nation and the Proteas are now involved in an ODI series. As the defending champions, Kohli felt three factors played a major role in India's successful campaign in 2013: the opening partnership, R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja's spin bowling, and the robust fast bowling and fielding.

Author: 0 Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

The Warriors' 43 attempts tied their Finals mark (Game 5 in 2016), and the 72 combined attempts were also a record. How wonderful is that accomplishment? With Curry also making a triple-double, it was only the second time in play-off history that opposing players have achieved the feat in the same game - the first coming in 1970 by New York Knicks' Walt Frazier and Milwaukee Buck's Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

Author: 0 Finn in for Woakes in England cricket team

Finn took 3-54 and 2-49 for England Lions in back-to-back wins over South Africa A this week, sealing victory in the three-match one-day series that concludes on Monday. "I'm at ease with myself, I know there are some days when you're going to get whacked around the park, that's just part and parcel of being a bowler in one-day cricket".

Author: 0 U.S. Begins Drive to Oust Islamic State From Raqqa, Turkey Says

Speaking at a fast-breaking dinner with media representatives and correspondents, Yıldırım stated that the US informed Turkey in advance of the planned operation. Fighting since late a year ago has displaced tens of thousands of people according to United Nations sources, with many flooding camps in the area.

Author: 0 LeBron James Ties Magic Johnson's NBA Finals Triple-Double Record

The 2017 NBA Finals have offered an exception with LeBron James and Kevin Durant squaring off at the forward position. This very much does not feel like Durant's fight, and it, at times , does not feel like the Warriors/Cavs rubber match that has been hyped all season.

Sports Biggest deciding factors for Game 2 of Cavs vs. Warriors
Author: 0 Biggest deciding factors for Game 2 of Cavs vs. Warriors

While James has delivered - he had a triple-double Sunday night in Game 2 - it hasn't been almost enough against the superstar-laden Golden State Warriors . Smith (scoreless) were invisible again and no one on the bench stepped up leaving King James helpless for much of the night. "We're never anxious about him and his shooting or anything and spotlight that's on that", Stephen Curry said.

Author: 0 Sportswriter's tweet doesn't reflect our values

See Frei's full statement on the matter below. "I've just got to say a big thank you to the whole IndyCar racing community". "Once I hit the wall, I tried to turn right to keep the auto into the wall so I would stay out of harm's way, but unfortunately the way the vehicle was damaged, I came back across and I feel really bad for collecting Scott", Howard said.

Sports Injured in Juventus Fan Panic After Bomb Scare
Author: 0 Injured in Juventus Fan Panic After Bomb Scare

He said some reported having heard a small explosion, others a shot. As the scare spread through the crowd gathered in the city's Piazza San Carlo , a rush towards the exit points quickly accelerated and the square was evacuated so quickly it was left strewn with hundreds of sneakers ripped off people's feet as they ran.

Author: 0 Marlins' Edinson Volquez dedicates no-hitter to Yordano Ventura and Jose Fernandez

The left-hander gave up three hits, struck out seven and did not allow a runner past first base until Manny Machado led off the seventh with a home run. That was one of his rare flirtations with this kind of history. A no-no bid for Pittsburgh in 2014 snapped on a leadoff single in the seventh by Cincinnati's Devin Mesoraco .

Author: 0 Buffon: I have one more chance to win the Champions League

Ronaldo scored from the spot during the penalty shootout that handed Real Madrid the Champions League title last season and also scored in the Champions League final in 2014, which handed them their 10th Champions League title. Three minutes later it was game over as Ronaldo netted his 12th goal in this season's tournament, moving him a goal clear of Messi, and 105th overall.

Sports Newcastle monitoring situation of Arsenal 27-year-old
Author: 0 Newcastle monitoring situation of Arsenal 27-year-old

Promoted Newcastle and Brighton have already been credited with an interest in the England global, who is likely to become surplus to requirements at the Emirates Stadium once Sead Kolasinac's transfer to north London is officially confirmed.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton not looking to be Mercedes' No 1 driver

Vettel's victory in Monaco was significantly aided by Ferrari's strategy which enabled the championship leader to get ahead of his team-mate and pole-sitter Kimi Raikkonen during their only round of pit stops. Mercedes chief Toto Wolff says he is enjoying his team's underdog status this season but is determined to overtake Ferrari eventually. "They needed to pit one of the two drivers and put them on the supersoft".

Author: 0 Warriors blow out Cavaliers again in Game 2

So far, the Warriors' best against LeBron James and the Cavaliers has been good enough. Golden State is 14-0 in the postseason and ready to go. But the Warriors had the answer as sharp-shooting guard Stephen Curry stepped up with a triple-double of his own - 32 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists , while also committing eight turnovers.

Author: 0 Smith slams Australia's bowling performance after draw

Australia's opening game of the tournament on Friday was rained off with Smith's men on 53-3 in pursuit of a target of 235 in 33 overs against New Zealand . Australia were the victims of one of the all-time great upsets when Bangladesh beat them by five wickets in a one-day worldwide in Cardiff in 2005.

Sports Ivory Coast's Franck Kessie joins AC Milan
Author: 0 Ivory Coast's Franck Kessie joins AC Milan

A statement on the club's website read", " Franck Kessie is a new Milan player. This is a positive signing for Milan, and will give them energy to a stale midfield and hopefully bolster the man who joins Milan to lead the line - which could be Alvaro Morata! The 20-year-old moves to San Siro from Atalanta, who he helped to a surprise fourth-placed finish in Serie A this past season.

Sports ShopRite extends LPGA Atlantic City event through 2023
Author: 0 ShopRite extends LPGA Atlantic City event through 2023

New Jersey: This week's ShopRite LPGA Classic in New Jersey will mark a historic moment for Indian women's golf as Aditi Ashok and Sharmila Nicollet will be teeing up at the event for the first time ever. "It was really tricky out there, but I gave my best". Pornanong Phatlum, another Thai in the tournament, was tied for sixth with Kim In-Kyung from South Korea and Paula Creamer of the USA on 66.

Author: 0 Amazon's Alexa thinks the NBA Finals are one big joke

The Warriors took what felt like a commanding 2-0 lead over the defending champions with a second straight blowout victory. Curry was just 7-of-17 from the field and 4-of-11 from three-point distance, but got to the free throw line 14 times and finished with a triple-double line of 32 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists.

Sports Ronaldo - 'I feel as young as ever'
Author: 0 Ronaldo - 'I feel as young as ever'

His second on Saturday, to make it 3-1 in the 64th minute, put the game beyond Juve and made him top scorer in this season's Champions League with 12 goals - one more than Barcelona's Lionel Messi, who he is constantly compared to. " Real Madrid deserved to win in the second half". "Winning again adds to the history of this club". The Italians let in more goals on Saturday than the three they had conceded in the 12 games they played to reach the final as a much-vaunted Real attack ...

Sports Asian markets mixed as London attack, China data in focus
Author: 0 Asian markets mixed as London attack, China data in focus

Furthermore, goods producers registered the slowest increase in output for 11 months. The headline Caixin China Composite PMI came in at 51.5 in May, up by 0.3 points from the previous month but remained at a low level. Caixin's services report aligns with earlier PMI data from the Chinese government, which showed a faster expansion last month in the country's non-manufacturing sectors.

Author: 0 A quick look at the French Open

It's a rematch of their semifinal past year, when Djokovic defeated Thiem in straight sets. I played finals in Madrid before, and then already in the first two matches of Rome I felt that somehow I'm getting more and more empty. So after her title defence ended with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 loss to 13th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic at a packed and rowdy Court Suzanne Lenglen on a surprise-filled Sunday that left zero past Grand Slam champions in the women's field, Muguruza walked toward the locker room ...

Sports ICC Champions Trophy- Rain stops India Pak match
Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy- Rain stops India Pak match

The quartet made 91, 68, 81 not out and 53 respectively to ensure the defending champions began their Champions Trophy campaign on the right foot. Aware of tougher opposition ahead, such as top-ranked South Africa in the same group, India captain Virat Kohli praised his batsmen, but wasn't totally happy.