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Sports Chris Tillman: Tillman allows five runs in loss to Red Sox
Author: 0 Chris Tillman: Tillman allows five runs in loss to Red Sox

Manager Buck Showalter defended his catcher. "What I saw on the play was an unbelievable stop on a wild pitch". "It was a tough play right there", Pena said. Yeah, balls fell. over the right field wall. The Orioles are 9-for-13 in challenges. He and Bradley enter the day tied for second among major league outfielders with 10 defensive runs saved.

Sports Time for Kevin Durant to take his show on the road
Author: 0 Time for Kevin Durant to take his show on the road

Their leader and reigning NBA Coach of the Year assuming his usual courtside seat, Curry received a special request from Kerr: "to play with passion and play with joy", Curry shared. Curry provided Kerr more than a glimpse of his greatness from up close after the coach had been watching games from the locker room while speaking to his players beforehand and at halftime.

Sports Predators vs. Penguins, Game 4
Author: 0 Predators vs. Penguins, Game 4

After every goal, the Predators sound their goal horn and play Tim McGraw's I Like It I Love It . They ruled Gaudreau's wraparound attempt slid the puck just over the goal line before Penguins goaltender Matt Murray stopped it. The lead didn't last long. The Penguins challenged that it was goalie interference and were unsuccessful. It was Crosby's first goal of the series.

Sports Champions League: Fans head home after Cardiff final
Author: 0 Champions League: Fans head home after Cardiff final

The same applies to Andrea Barzagli , who will still be with us for at last another year. Didier Deschamps on Monday hailed the fabulous destiny of former France teammate Zinédine Zidane , who lead Real Madrid to consecutive Champions League titles.

Sports Warriors cruise to victory in Game 2
Author: 0 Warriors cruise to victory in Game 2

That's all the motivation we need", Curry said . That's what Golden State does. He made a decision to answer questions from the locker room. "Everybody kind of found it out at different times ", he said. "They probably already know because they're all on their phones all the time ", he said. " LeBron , do you feel like this is a case where you have to defend home court at this point?" We just have to sustain effort over the entire game.

Sports Penguins blow Game 2 open, lead Preds 4-1
Author: 0 Penguins blow Game 2 open, lead Preds 4-1

When he comes back on the bench I know it gives our whole bench a boost", said Sullivan. That's a big point in the game. Now, Nashville is staring down a 2-0 hole, territory this team has not waded through on this run. And for the past two months, they've been dropping like flies for the Penguins. And after Rinne had allowed four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 , he wanted to feel good about his game again.

Author: 0 Warriors react to Steph putting LeBron in a blender

They again destroyed the Cavaliers, 132-113, for their 14th straight playoff victory and a 2-0 series lead. James was visibly upset after having lost the first two games by an average of 20.5 points per game despite a pair of excellent performances - he did not report to the podium for post-game interviews, according to ESPN's Rachel Nichols .

Sports Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in game two
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in game two

Although Durant still put up 33 points, Kerr - back on the bench for the first time since the Warriors' opening playoff series against the Trail Blazers after suffering discomfort stemming from back surgery - was most impressed by his contribution going back.

Sports Murray, Halep Power Into Roland Garros Quarterfinals
Author: 0 Murray, Halep Power Into Roland Garros Quarterfinals

It was Murray's 650th Tour-level victory and ensured the world No 1 reached the last eight in Paris for a seventh time. He used his post-match interview to send his condolences to the people caught up in Saturday's terror attack in London.

Sports Champions Trophy: Bangladesh wins toss and bats vs Australia
Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Bangladesh wins toss and bats vs Australia

The host will also have to deal with the absence of fast-bowling all-rounder Chris Woakes, who was ruled out of the tournament with an injury after bowling just two overs against Bangladesh . We still have to go out and do our things to be aggressive and take it to the opposition. "I was waiting for one of the lefties to get out before I brought him on and I think I brought him on pretty quickly (four overs later) when we had a right-hander in there".

Author: 0 Flawless Cilic cruises past Lopez into French Open last 16

Murray broke early in the second set in timid fashion as Khachanov showed naivety with two unforced errors and a double fault to boot, but the 21-year-old broke back a few games later as Murray was made to sweat. "I want to try and go as far as possible". Later, del Potro got anti-inflammatory pills from a doctor to help with a bothersome groin muscle, although he said his biggest issue was Murray.

Sports Stan Wawrinka Downs Fognini to Enter Last 16
Author: 0 Stan Wawrinka Downs Fognini to Enter Last 16

In general this match pitted Wawrinka's heavy groundstrokes against Monfils's limber defense, and through two sets, that duel did not disappoint. Wawrinka will play the victor of the all-French clash between Gael Monfils and Richard Gasquet in the fourth round.

Sports Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland receive suspensions for brawl
Author: 0 Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland receive suspensions for brawl

Strickland hit Harper in the hip with a pitch and the Washington slugger charged the mound , wildly firing his helmet and trading punches to the head with Strickland on Monday. The right-hander already meted out an apparent payback pitch once this season, when he hit the Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt in apparent retaliation after Posey had gotten drilled on the helmet by Arizona's Taijuan Walker a day earlier.

Sports Highlights of French Open third day
Author: 0 Highlights of French Open third day

Djokovic , who will play Portugal's Joao Sousa in round two, added: "He says the right things in the right moment". Rafael Nadal has responded to his billing by French Open tournament director Guy Forget as the greatest claycourter in history by brushing aside Benoit Paire 6-1 6-4 6-1 to launch his bid for a 10th title on the Paris clay.

Author: 0 Raikkonen seethes as Vettel wins Monaco GP

Mercedes' weekend was blighted by problems making the ultra-soft tyre work at its best consistently, a problem that also afflicted Hamilton two races ago in Russian Federation. Lewis Hamilton will sit down with his Mercedes team in the coming days as he attempts to get on top of the vehicle problems which are threatening to derail his challenge for a fourth title.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy must go on despite London attack - Finn

In England , however, New Zealand have lost 12 of 15 matches. "They were one of the favourites going into the tournament and proved that against us that day in Wellington ", said Morgan. England , who are the table toppers having registered a comfortable eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in the opening match at the Kennington Oval, will look to clinch second successive win to seal the semi-final spot in the eight-team marquee event.

Sports Emotional Murray in French Open last eight with 650th win
Author: 0 Emotional Murray in French Open last eight with 650th win

Nishikori claimed not to remember that quarter-final win but expects a tough quarter-final. Cepede Royg had a chance to pull off the upset, holding a break point while ahead 4-3 in the third set. Argentina's Paola Suarez was the last South American woman to reach a quarter-final at a Slam at Wimbledon in 2004. He plays well on the clay, obviously.

Sports French Open up for grabs for women; Murray, top men in QF
Author: 0 French Open up for grabs for women; Murray, top men in QF

Khachanov matched Murray for power on a sunny Court Philippe Chatrier but was second-best in every other department as the 30-year-old world number one mastered him 6-3 6-4 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals at Roland Garros for the seventh time.

Author: 0 LeBron James Gets Snippy With Reporter Over Dumb NBA Finals Question

Kevin Love provided a needed scoring boost in Game 2 after Kyrie Irving did the same in Game 1 but nearly no one else came through, sending the Cavs to a 132-113 loss and an 0-2 series deficit. The Cavaliers played better Sunday than in Game 1, and it was still a 132-113 loss. "But that's like the look that I see in him throughout these Finals".

Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund announce Peter Bosz as new head coach

Contract will last until 2019. Prior to his successful stint with Ajax , he had spells managing clubs in Israel (Maccabi Tel Aviv) and other Dutch sides (Heracles, Vitesse). Dortmund made their move for Bosz after the reported rejection of overtures to French club Nice for Lucien Favre. "When we signed Peter past year we didn't have the intention to stop after one season.

Sports Stanley Cup Notebook: Bonino Likely Out
Author: 0 Stanley Cup Notebook: Bonino Likely Out

Play continued for less than a minute before the horn in the arena sounded and the Predators were awarded a goal on this play. Arvidsson had not scored a goal since an empty netter in Game 4 against Chicago that finished a sweep of the Blackhawks.

Author: 0 Rep. John Katko backs Trump plan to privatize air traffic control system

Simply put, general aviation in America is the envy of the world. Even under a congressional privatization plan, the FAA would continue to provide safety oversight of the system, the AP reported. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said instituting an independent entity to help transform the FAA will help the ATC "separate from the red tape" and in turn "end a cycle of delay and disruption".

Sports Proteas dissect fragile Sri Lanka
Author: 0 Proteas dissect fragile Sri Lanka

Amla scored a measured 103 off 115 deliveries and shared a 145-run stand with Faf du Plessis (75) for the second wicket as South Africa recovered from a very slow start to score 299/6 in 50 overs in their Group B opener. Though the all-rounder was declared fully fit before the team's departure for the United Kingdom, a statement from Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Thursday revealed that Mathews suffered a "strain on the muscle".

Author: 0 Predators pull even with net gain in Game 4: Arthur

The more experienced goaltender, Rinne, has been exceptional at home in these playoffs - nine wins in 10 games - but he will need to be good again when the series shifts to Pittsburgh, where the Predators won't have their energized crowd to provide inspiration.

Sports Ernesto Valverde makes big claim on Nou Camp plans
Author: 0 Ernesto Valverde makes big claim on Nou Camp plans

If he doesn't make a good start, patience will be in short supply. Valverde arrives at Camp Nou after four years in charge of Athletic Bilbao . HAVE appointed Ernesto Valverde as their head coach on a two-year deal, with an option for a third.

Author: 0 French Open 2017: Andy Murray storms into quarter finals with 650th win

Read Also: 6-0-6-1 6-0: That's how devastating Rafael Nadal can beThe two met in the Rome final on the eve of Roland Garros when Halep was beaten and suffered an ankle injury which threatened her appearance in Paris . "I am grateful that I can still perform in front of everyone", he added. "I think today was probably the best I have played overall", Murray said afterwards.

Author: 0 Warriors take 2-0 series lead in NBA Finals

Kevin Durant dunks the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 4, 2017. "We're young. We're hungry". Looking only at the score differentials from last year's NBA Finals compared to this year's might lead one to incorrectly assume that this year's Golden State Warriors are a lot like last year's Warriors and this year's Finals might look something like last year's.

Sports Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray
Author: 0 Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

Murray finished five aces and a total of 29 winners. "Obviously there was a awful tragedy in London, and in Manchester six or seven days ago". " Paris has had some problems in the last few years and I'm sure everyone will join me in sharing the fact that our thoughts and prayers are with those affected by this".

Author: 0 Video review gives Nashville Predators second goal in Game 4

The 23-year-old took back the net in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Final, when Marc-Andre Fleury was pulled after allowing four goals in the first period. The Preds would love nothing more than to see their leader hoist the Stanley Cup into the air some time over the next nine days. Rinne's double save brought the home fans to their feet soon afterwards and the stadium erupted shortly after that when Mike Fisher and Arvidsson combined superbly to double the lead.

Author: 0 UK Police Release All Detained Over London Terror Act Without Charges

Like Butt, Redouane lived in the east London are of Barking, police said. One of the attackers , Khuram Shazad Butt , had appeared in a documentary " The Jihadis Next Door " and was known to investigators but police said he was not believed to be plotting an attack .

Sports Astros use 2 homers to beat Royals for 11th straight win
Author: 0 Astros use 2 homers to beat Royals for 11th straight win

A win Tuesday would match the franchise's longest winning streak of 12 games, set twice: in 1999 (Sept. 3-14) and 2004 (Aug. 27-Sept. 9). "We've had our troubles in past years winning on the road", Fiers said. Healy hit a three-run homer in the second inning and a two-run drive in the fourth for his second career multihomer game - both in the past three days.

Sports Confirmed: Arsenal sign Sead Kolasinac on free transfer
Author: 0 Confirmed: Arsenal sign Sead Kolasinac on free transfer

The 23 year old left-back has spent his entire professional career at Schalke , making 23 appearances in European competition in the process. Arsenal , in a creative way that shows that their social media game is top of the charts, have confirmed the arrival of Sead Kolasinac on a free transfer from Schalke.

Sports Warriors Take 2-0 Lead over Cavaliers
Author: 0 Warriors Take 2-0 Lead over Cavaliers

The Warriors are now 14-0 in the postseason, but the coach warned against complacency after the Cavs surged back from 3-1 down to win last year's Finals between the two teams. It didn't feel any different as far as play calls and things we need to do. We know how hard it is to be the best team in the league. 3-Point Goals: 18-43, .419 (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 Setback for Pak as injured Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy

Riaz sustained the injury during Pakistan's clash with India at Edgbaston on Sunday, which they lost by 124 runs via the Duckworth-Lewis method. A scan has confirmed that Wahab suffered a deltoid ligament complex after an eversion injury mechanism whilst bowling during the last encounter.

Author: 0 Dashcam Footage Before Arrest Shows Confused, Disoriented Tiger Woods

In the footage released Friday by the Jupiter Police Department, Woods appears to be having a hard time with the device, which determines the amount of alcohol in a person's body by analyzing a puff of their breath. A 12 minute, 35 second video of Tiger Woods inside Palm Beach County Jail was released Thursday. The video shows father-of-two Woods appearing confused and mumbling as he stands in the cell.

Author: 0 Peter Laviolette to Nashville Predators fans: Don't throw anything onto the ice

For the contest , Nashville once again out-shot the Penguins (33-28) and had more hits (33-26) than Pittsburgh. "I think they had opportunities to shoot that they passed up. He streaked in on a breakaway and beat Matt Murray on his glove side with a laser-like wrist shot. The Predators are going to be the more physical team in this series and that will ultimately take its toll on the Pens.

Sports Whitlock: LeBron James Doesn't Deal With Real Racism
Author: 0 Whitlock: LeBron James Doesn't Deal With Real Racism

Whitlock declared that James's statement - no matter how rich or famous you are, "it's tough being black in America" - was "a lie". One of those who reacted strongly and repeated to Whitlock's argument was Packers tight end Martellus Bennett , who called out Whitlock in a stream of tweets aimed at making it clear that racism is racism regardless of how much money the person on the wrong end of the behavior makes or doesn't make.

Author: 0 Australia will be ready for England showdown - Smith

Chasing a modest target of 183 runs, Australia were off to a steady start with David Warner and Aaron Finch producing an opening stand of 45 runs in 7.5 overs. To be fair it was raining reasonably hard when we did come off. Smith's side endured the frustration of having Monday's clash with Bangladesh abandoned due to rain, just days after their opening fixture against New Zealand was also washed out.

Sports Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland trade punches in Washington Nationals' 3-0 win
Author: 0 Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland trade punches in Washington Nationals' 3-0 win

Harper attributed a scratch to Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon pulling him away from the brawl. The greeting Monday was not a friendly one. 'I left the ball over the plate a couple of times to him, ' he said . Memorial Day boutThe Nationals and Giants were wearing Memorial Day caps and jerseys, so one person set Monday's fight to Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the U.S.".

Author: 0 Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka Charge Into Quarterfinals

Murray advances to the quarterfinals where he'll face Kei Nishikori , the eighth seed. "Whoever won that first set would have the momentum as it would have been very hard to come back in these heavy, slow conditions", said Murray. Top seed Andy Murray eased into the last-16 of the French Open 7-6 (8), 7-5, 6-0 on Saturday, over a flagging Juan Martin del Potro . Wawrinka won 7-6 (7/2), 6-0, 6-2 to enter the pre-quarter-finals.

Author: 0 STANLEY CUP FINAL: Penguins woeful on power play

Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, left, tries to skate past Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Carl Hagelin, of Sweden, right, during the second period in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Saturday, June 3, 2017. "We want them to get pucks on the net because they have the ability to score". The Predators, meanwhile, lost their top center in Ryan Johansen and have filled the void with a committee consisting of Colton Sissons, Mike Fisher , Calle Jarnkrok and ...

Sports Turan will be staying at Barcelona
Author: 0 Turan will be staying at Barcelona

The Turkish International would love to play for Arsenal and Arsenal would love for him to play for them. The Sun highlights speculation that Arsenal are interested in the 30-year-old Turkish worldwide following his failure to make a lasting impact at Barcelona , although their valuation of £26m is putting the Gunners off.

Author: 0 Orioles top Red Sox, Sanchez makes history

Fast forward one season and the David Ortiz-less Red Sox are struggling tremendously to go deep. "We weren't able to get an out there, but I'm more about blocking the pitch". The Orioles had moved a half-game ahead of Boston for second place in the AL East with Friday night's win. The Red Sox head to NY with a chance to take over first place in the American League East with three games against the Yankees starting Tuesday.

Author: 0 Warriors Coach Steve Kerr Opens Up On Future; Leads Team Past Cavs

When the Warriors added Durant, JaVale McGee, Zaza Pachulia and David West to a roster that blew a 3-1 Finals lead to James and fell short of a repeat past year, many wondered if they would have enough in the middle to defend the rim. " It's fresh in our minds ". "But they're a team you cannot - you can't let them go on runs". The Cavaliers had been 12-1 in the playoffs this year until facing the Warriors .

Sports Kuwait trying to mediate diplomatic rift, says Qatar
Author: 0 Kuwait trying to mediate diplomatic rift, says Qatar

Gulf Arab states and Egypt have already long resented Qatar's support for Islamists, especially the Muslim Brotherhood which they regard as a risky political enemy. The country's ministry of aviation said it will "halt all flights between Egypt and Qatar and close off Egyptian airspace to Qatari aircrafts that seek to land or pass through" beginning on Tuesday at 04:00GMT.

Sports Predators beat Penguins, even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2
Author: 0 Predators beat Penguins, even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2

The goal was Crosby's first goal in the Final since June 4, 2009, a span of 12 goalless games for the Pittsburgh captain. The Predators had jumped out to a 1-0 lead with 5:09 left in the first period when center Calle Jarnkrok knocked home a rebound as he went sailing into the crease.