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Author: 0 Celtics Power Past Wizards In Game 7

Celtics center Kelly Olynyk, here celebrating a basket with guard Isaiah Thomas, scored 26 points off the bench for Boston , which got 48 points from its reserves. "The end result.The only thing that matters is getting a win". Unlike numerous previous games in this series , it was the Celtics who jumped out to the early advantage, leading 10-2 after the first few minutes.

Sports Indian team announced for next months Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Indian team announced for next months Champions Trophy

The selectors rewarded Shikhar Dhawan for his consistency with a name in the Champions Trophy squad . The final will be played on 18th June 2017 at The Oval, London. Some of the young guns - Rishabh Pant , Rahul Tripathi, Yuzvendra Chahal and Sanju Samson - have been performing well in the ongoing IPL season but the selectors didn't read too much into their IPL exploits.

Author: 0 We're Finally Getting A Spurs-Warriors Playoff Series, And It's Awesome

But his performance Thursday night, in what would be his team's final National Basketball Association playoff game of the season, was anything but valuable. Harden, who finished second in scoring during the season at 29.1 points per game, did not attempt a shot until the 6:19 mark of the second quarter.

Sports Terry starts as Chelsea make nine changes for Watford
Author: 0 Terry starts as Chelsea make nine changes for Watford

Watford's Adrian Mariappa in action with Chelsea's Eden Hazard and Kenedy. They had been 11 games without one, and this bodes well for them against a Watford side that have lost their last four without scoring. These are the same players that have let Chelsea down before, they have dropped off, climbed the mountain and then can't get themselves up for the next season.

Sports Ranked Murray loses to Coric in 3rd round of Madrid Open
Author: 0 Ranked Murray loses to Coric in 3rd round of Madrid Open

The Briton, who was thrashed 6-3, 6-1 by the Croatian in the Dubai Championships in 2015, performed poorly in the first set and after recovering in the second he then surrendered his serve in the seventh game, giving Coric three break points.

Author: 0 Our hard work has already made this season a success, says Jose

He said: 'Obviously now Ajax think about the final. But if I was in your chair, maybe. "In the league we set a new club Premier League record with 25 matches unbeaten within a single season". "But when I analyse my work, I analyse my work in the globality because, better than anyone, I know what I did, I know what I had to do". I want to show I am a player you can trust.' And that's what I was doing at Manchester.

Sports Diamondbacks homer 3 times in 8th, beat skidding Mets 7-3
Author: 0 Diamondbacks homer 3 times in 8th, beat skidding Mets 7-3

Zack Godley and three relievers limited the Mets to four hits. Jeff Mathis hit a two-run home run and pinch hitter Daniel Descalso added a solo shot in the eighth to go with Tomas's blast. He struck out seven and walked five. "I didn't have my greatest stuff, but I battled through some tough innings", Godley said. Zack Greinke will take the mound for the Diamondbacks as they go for the second win of the series against Tommy Milone and the New York Mets Tuesday night.

Sports Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 auto will go to his museum
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 auto will go to his museum

Alonso qualified his McLaren-Honda in a season-high seventh position at the Circuit de Catalunya on Saturday and enters the race with his best chance of points this year. "If it's not the case, I will be more than happy to talk to anyone". The Italian outfit said that they had stopped the vehicle for precaution when they detected a "telemetry issue".

Author: 0 Yaya has interesting offers (but not from City)

There you have to win by far. In a big game there's always a few players you know are going to put in a good performance and he was one of them. But here they gave me a second chance and we will try to do it better next season. In football it depends on the quality of the players. "But whether he's scoring at the end or at the beginning, he contributed in an equal way to us winning our games".

Author: 0 Penguins shut out the Senators, 1-0

The current holder of the Stanley Cup "Pittsburgh" in the first leg of the Eastern conference finals " Ottawa - Senators" did not pay attention to his status as outsiders, and just went out on the ice and scored an away win. "I don't think it was something that just happened (in Game 1)", Sullivan said. "We've got to come back and find our game again", added defenceman Dion Phaneuf.

Sports Peyton Manning to host ESPY Awards
Author: 0 Peyton Manning to host ESPY Awards

Manning says the show's 25th anniversary will include moments from the past. "The ESPYs have been a part of my life during my entire career". Over the past three years the show has been hosted by the likes of Drake, Joel McHale and John Cena, and this year's show will be hosted by none other than the legendary Peyton Manning.

Author: 0 Warner's stock continues to rise as IPL playoffs loom

After the high of scoring a 200-plus total against the Mumbai Indians in their last game, they looked terribly out of plans against Rising Pune. Mumbai has been the successful throughout the tournament but Pune is the only team which has managed to beat Mumbai and Co.in IPL 10 twice.

Sports Spurs prepare for Game 2 vs Warriors with no Leonard, Parker
Author: 0 Spurs prepare for Game 2 vs Warriors with no Leonard, Parker

We'll never know. But that doesn't make it any less wrong or risky. Leonard's injury when he landed on Zaza Pachulia's foot and turned his already tender left ankle severely altered Game 1 and possibly the entire series. CLIPPERS: The Los Angeles Clippers will have their own team in the NBA's soon-to-be renamed G-League that will be called the Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario.

Sports F1: Hamilton (MBZAMG), Vettel (Ferrari) and Ricciardo (Red Bull) at Barcelona
Author: 0 F1: Hamilton (MBZAMG), Vettel (Ferrari) and Ricciardo (Red Bull) at Barcelona

With the win, Hamilton cuts into Vettel's lead in the drivers standings. Hamilton said he had no problem with the Ferrari driver despite being forced off track as they battled for the lead. Other than the battle at the front, the other major talking point was the first corner tangle between last year's Spanish Grand Prix victor Max Verstappen in the Red Bull and Vettel's teammate Kimi Raikkonen.

Author: 0 Liverpool thrashes West Ham to maintain control of UCL hopes

Daniel Sturridge, encouragingly, was deemed fit enough to start, but because Liverpool can never have all the nice things, it was also announced that Roberto Firmino was still dealing with a muscle issue and would not be in the squad. Based on this performance that will be a tough ask. Coutinho weaved in and out of the West ham defence to send a low effort into the goal to put the game out of sight for Slaven Bilic's side before Origi added gloss to the scoreline with his tap-in from ...

Sports Fans walk out to 'have lunch' as sorry Inter lose again
Author: 0 Fans walk out to 'have lunch' as sorry Inter lose again

This is a tough time and everything seems more hard. "And we have showed from day one we wanted to work in this project and we believed in this project.It's important to be honest with the person that signed you three years ago and invited you to a good project that you agreed to".

Author: 0 Scotland to face Ireland and hosts Japan in 2019 World Cup

The top three teams from each pool at Rugby World Cup 2015 automatically qualified for the 2019 tournament and were split into three bands based on their current world rankings. We'll do that, it's a prospect that we're excited by. Japan will become the first Asian country to host the World Cup, a move which aims to ignite rugby passions around the region.

Sports National security adviser to brief reporters
Author: 0 National security adviser to brief reporters

According to USA officials, Trump's revelations endangered cooperation with a U.S. ally that is reported to have access to the workings of the Islamic State terror group. "The speaker hopes for a full explanation of the facts from the administration". The Post story , however, didn't allege that Trump revealed sources or methods, nor did it say he disclosed military operations.

Author: 0 Arsenal failure to make top four would be "frustrating", Wenger says

But Wenger, who yet again refused to comment on his Arsenal future, said Monday: "My message is always the same, it is to support the team". "It is sheer frustration". Where will Kolasinac fit in at Arsenal? Jamie Carragher named his Premier League Team of the Year on Sky Sports last night, and in truth, we don't have many arguments - even if no Liverpool player makes his XI.

Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur Star Admits Team Feel "Guilty" After Loss At West Ham

A team that invigorated the title race with daring, attacking football suddenly ran out of ideas in the London derby. "The circumstances were completely different [from last season]. We will try to finish strongly and after the way we finished last season, we want to put that right this season". Tottenham, for all their controlled passing, struggled to penetrate West Ham's rearguard.

Sports 'Pacman' Jones pleads guilty to misdemeanor, apologizes in court
Author: 0 'Pacman' Jones pleads guilty to misdemeanor, apologizes in court

Jones, 33, was arrested January 3 after he "tangled with hotel security late at night" and "pushed a security employee and poked him in the eye, then kicked and head-butted as officers tried to put him into a police vehicle", according to Lisa Cornwell of the Associated Press (via the Denver Post ).

Author: 0 Chelsea title hero Batshuayi reflects on 'stuff of dreams'

John Terry believes spending this season on the first-team periphery at Chelsea is good preparation for management - and not playing has been enjoyable because "I have had my time". Eden Hazard almost restored Chelsea's lead when he aimed inches wide after a fine long ball from Willian, before Azpilicueta did make it 2-1 in the 36th minute.

Author: 0 Mourinho: Some Man Utd players deserve to rest

Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marcos Rojo, Luke Shaw, Ashley Young and Tim Fosu-Mensah miss both of United's remaining Premier League matches through injury, while Mourinho is expecting to be without Paul Pogba at Southampton after the midfielder's father died on Friday.

Sports Hebei China Fortune's Ezequiel Lavezzi apologises over freakish photo
Author: 0 Hebei China Fortune's Ezequiel Lavezzi apologises over freakish photo

Lavezzi, who joined Hebei China Fortune from Paris Saint-Germain previous year, elected for a slant-eyed pose which has landed him in trouble after it was brought to wider attention on social media. The 32-year-old has been in impressive form recently, however, contributing three goals and five assists in the past three matches. Now we have communicated with him and have clarified he had no bad intentions and he deeply apologised for any offense caused.

Sports Mourinho is turning Manchester United into Macclesfield Town
Author: 0 Mourinho is turning Manchester United into Macclesfield Town

After losing 2-1 at Tottenham last weekend, Manchester United know it's impossible for them to finish the season in the top four. Eric Bailly was labelled "naive" by manager Jose Mourinho after the defender was sent off as Manchester United secured a place in the Europa League final.

Sports Winning competitive Premier League is special, says Fabregas
Author: 0 Winning competitive Premier League is special, says Fabregas

The 36-year-old has already made 715 appearances for Chelsea in his 22 years with the club and had a chance to make three more if he appears in both their remaining league fixtures and the FA Cup final. But Cesc Fabregas scored the victor in the 88th minute to cap a memorable night. But the former England captain was at fault for the equaliser when barely two minutes later he back-headed a ball he should have cleared, sending it straight to Etienne Capoue for an easy headed goal.

Sports Nadal Downs Thiem to take Madrid Open Crown
Author: 0 Nadal Downs Thiem to take Madrid Open Crown

Thiem was attempting to become the first ATP Masters 1000, ATP Finals or Grand Slam champion born after 1988. She lost to Maria Sharapova in 2014. "(The) French is more important". Nadal's movement was back to his best on Manolo Santana and the fourth seed produced some resolute defensive play when required, while his forehand proved to be a deadly weapon once again.

Author: 0 #RWC2019: Springboks to face All Blacks in pool stages

Pool A will be made up of two qualifiers, one from Europe, potentially Romania, and the other a cross-continental play-off victor. So who do we know about so far? England have a mixed World Cup record against France and their last meeting was a quarter-final defeat in 2011 in Auckland.

Author: 0 Blind: Celta win a major step towards final

And after important goals against Chelsea and Anderlecht last month, Lingard insists Rashford is proving he can shoulder the responsibility. "He's been about long enough now to handle the pressure". United's bench in Spain featured Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata , Anthony Martial and Chris Smalling , who could all come in to the starting line-up, while Phil Jones is also available again.

Author: 0 Champions League would be the start of something beautiful for Liverpool - Wijnaldum

But while the Reds have tasted success at Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea, there is one Sheffield stadium where they have never enjoyed a win during the history of the Premier League. Middlesbrough have nothing to lose at Anfield next week and must not be taken for granted with the stakes so high on the last day of the season. "He helps us a lot, is there in the big moments and for me he is a joy to play with".

Sports Red Sox Ban Fan Who Used Racial Slur At Game For Life
Author: 0 Red Sox Ban Fan Who Used Racial Slur At Game For Life

After all the fireworks between the Orioles and the Red Sox involving Manny Machado the last couple of weeks, the umpires were on heightened alert Wednesday and Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman appeared to pay the price. The Red Sox said any spectator behaving poorly forfeits the right to be in the ballpark and could be subject to further action. Yes, it's unacceptable.

Author: 0 Tillerson: Trump weighs impact of embassy move on Middle East peace

When pressed by Netanyahu's office whether Trump would stop at the Western Wall located in East Jerusalem , a US official in the delegation told Netanyahu's office, "What are you talking about?" The Western Wall, in east Jerusalem's Old City, is the remnant of the ancient temple, destroyed more than 2,000 years ago.

Author: 0 Senators take Game 1 against Penguins 3-2 in OT

And "not great" on Monday, either, as the Senators fell 1-0. " Ottawa " in the current playoffs managed to win 5 out of 6 overtimes. After being upset in Game 1, will the Pittsburgh Penguins rack up the goals against the Ottawa Senators when the two meet in Game 2 tonight at 8PM ET? Pittsburgh had 5:50 of power-play time in the first, including 45 seconds of 5-on-3 play, but it was Ottawa that scored first.

Sports Mario Andretti sees similar spark in Fernando Alonso
Author: 0 Mario Andretti sees similar spark in Fernando Alonso

Shortly after the vehicle was revealed for the first time, Alonso was climbing in to take it on its maiden run for many, many laps of the Brickyard. Fernando Alonso will be a rookie in the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil but he is not, in fact, a rookie to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Sports John Wall, Wizards use two staggering runs to climb back in series
Author: 0 John Wall, Wizards use two staggering runs to climb back in series

Kelly Olynyk was booed every time he touched the ball after his illegal screen preceded Kelly Oubre Jr.'s charge and shove in Game 3 that got him suspended. I don't know who taught them how to kick if they're kicking with their shin. Oubre went on to say that he would learn from his mistakes, and said that the Wizards are a "next man up" team where other players will step in for him on Sunday.

Sports Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League
Author: 0 Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League

Seventeen matches in seven weeks with 16 players is impossible. It was not a gamble. "It was a simple decision", he told reporters at Old Trafford. "It's not a gamble, it was a simple decision, based on common sense". "For Celta, in their words it's the most important match of their history". "What matters is the next one and the next one is tomorrow. We have just to focus on where we are and nobody has more motivation than I have to try and win tomorrow".

Sports Harden vows to make Rockets better after elimination
Author: 0 Harden vows to make Rockets better after elimination

But we know that it is important to get reenergized both mentally and physically and at the same time stay sharp", said guard Kevin Durant. San Antonio thoroughly dismantled James Harden and Houston 114-75 in Game 6 on Thursday night behind LaMarcus Aldridge's 34 points and 12 rebounds to close out the series as All-Star Leonard sat out nursing an injured left ankle he hurt in a Game 5 overtime win.

Sports Bottas: Hamilton relationship could take a turn
Author: 0 Bottas: Hamilton relationship could take a turn

It's not that simple this year. "It's going to be a fight with four different drivers", Bottas said. Kimi Raikkonen learned in the middle of the race that he was behind Valtteri Bottas in Sochi and not behind Lewis HamiltonKimi Raikkonen is known for its spontaneous radio reactions.

Sports Lewis Hamilton WINS Spanish Grand Prix after epic battle with Sebastian Vettel
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton WINS Spanish Grand Prix after epic battle with Sebastian Vettel

The German now has 104 points and Hamilton has 98. "That's why we race", Hamilton said. "Seb was really fast!" If he had hit me in turn one and had won the race, it would not have been "great job, Sebastian". Bottas had a motor failure, while Kimi was out already on the first lap after he had a contact with Max Verstappen, who also ended the race after that incident.

Sports Olynyk powers Celtics to Game 7 win over Wizards
Author: 0 Olynyk powers Celtics to Game 7 win over Wizards

The top-seeded Celtics host the defending champion Cavaliers in Game 1 on Wednesday and Game 2 on Friday. "Man, is he a tough guy", Celtics coach Brad Stevens said. He dominated, launching daggers left and right during the Celtics' 18-2 run to open the fourth and grab their first double digit lead of the night.

Author: 0 I could retire after season - Chelsea's Terry

But the former England captain was at fault for the equaliser when barely two minutes later he back-headed a ball he should have cleared, sending it straight to Etienne Capoue for an easy headed goal. Should he retire or not retire he will go down as one of the greatest defenders to grace the Premier League scene. "Consistently I think we've been the best team in the league".

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: Marcus Rashford's goal a product of hard work

Mourinho came up trumps in the first ever meeting between the two sides in what was also Celta's first European semi-final. 'It is still close, it is half-time, they are leading 1-0 and we have to go out and make the second-half count. "The team played well, they were compact against a team who are hard to play against". United midfielder Ander Herrera hailed the defence for keeping a clean sheet on the night.

Author: 0 National Basketball Association will not review play involving Kawhi Leonard's injury

Even with him, it was a long shot to begin with. Then after a brief stint on the bench, he returned and landed on Pachulia's foot on a jumper, which sent Leonard limping to the bench for good. "So it was a tough one. But we'll see how I get better each day". The Spurs on the other hand were coming in to the game riding high as they were coming off a 39-point win to eliminate the Houston Rockets last Thursday.

Sports Lindberg scores twice as Rangers rout Senators
Author: 0 Lindberg scores twice as Rangers rout Senators

Kyle Turris scored the victor at 6:28 of overtime to deliver a 5-4 comeback victory, giving Ottawa a 3-2 series lead. The Ottawa Senators need to keep the trend going of the home team winning each game to take a 3-2 series lead. For star goalie Henrik Lundqvist , it is his seventh straight season as the Rangers' netminder in the postseason. "We did a lot of good things up in Ottawa, we didn't get the results we wanted".

Author: 0 Chelsea hopeful of sealing title at West Brom, feels Courtois

This step was big, a big step for us. "At this stage it was important to win and exploit Tottenham's defeat", he said . "We haven't had enough wins and that's the key to the whole thing". "This moment is a really good moment for us because we are so close to reaching a fantastic target", he said. That reshuffle brought Moses back into the starting lineup, and has helped make him one of the most consistent performers this season, making 37 appearances in all competitions.