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Sports 3 adjustments to make in Game 6 — Washington Wizards
Author: 0 3 adjustments to make in Game 6 — Washington Wizards

It has been over three years since the Wizards last followed up a home win over the Celtics with a victory in Boston, a feat they must now accomplish if they are to advance past the second round of the playoffs for the first time since their last National Basketball Association title win in 1979.

Sports Man United held by Southampton in 0-0 stalemate
Author: 0 Man United held by Southampton in 0-0 stalemate

The result had no material impact on United's season, given they were already guaranteed to finish sixth, and means Mourinho's men have now drawn 15 times this season. "I never saw that with Chelsea, I never saw that with Manchester United , I never saw that with Manchester City previous year". "I will bring in (Demitri) Mitchell, (Scott) McTominay, of course Axel (Tuanzebe), of course Eric Bailly, (Matty) Willock will come too, Josh Harrop will come, Zachary (Dearnley) will come", the ...

Sports LA Needs Clayton Kershaw to Be Its Stopper
Author: 0 LA Needs Clayton Kershaw to Be Its Stopper

Grandal figured Cueto was throwing at his head in the third out of frustration and retaliation. As Grandal ran to first base, he had some more words for Cueto. He did not walk a batter in the contest and struck out five in what was a crisp, effective outing against the rival Giants. "It can't get any worse than what it is", said second baseman Dee Gordon, whose errant throw led to two unearned runs.

Author: 0 Kim Si-woo makes history at The Players Championship

Garcia, the 2008 Players champion, had two doubles and a triple and ballooned 11 shots higher than his third-round 67 with a 78 to finished tied for 30th. "For that all to turn around the way and for me to be sitting here in a slightly different situation, it's pleasing". Kim's first PGA Tour victory came at last season's Wyndham Championship in his 38th PGA Tour start.

Author: 0 Arsenal's title challenge failure is frustrating: Sanchez

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is not anxious about losing Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez this summer and believes the pair want to remain at the Emirates Stadium next season. Chelsea, crowned champions last week, finished 10th past year. Over the last few years, however, Arsenal has managed to return to winning ways and lifted two consecutive FA Cups in 2014 and 2015 respectively.

Author: 0 Djokovic beats Bautista Agut to reach Italian Open QFs

That's what happened today". "I am very proud and humbled". Isner's serve continues to carry him. So Stan's prep is over (unless he plays Geneva) and in three clay events he won a total of two matches . All the players are aiming to raise their level of tennis as we're approaching Paris, but especially here in Rome at one of the biggest and best tournaments in the world.

Author: 0 Curry shines as Warriors crush Spurs

Curry also contributed seven assists and seven rebounds to put the Warriors just two wins away from reaching a third consecutive NBA Finals in the best-of-seven series. The Golden State Warriors did just that for their ailing coach watching from the locker room. The lawsuit was filed in Bexar County district court in Texas on Tuesday, and it alleges that Pachulia's actions against Kawhi Leonard in Sunday's Game 1 "devastated the quality of the Spurs' chances of being competitive" ...

Sports Experts Weigh in on Kings Upcoming Lottery Picks
Author: 0 Experts Weigh in on Kings Upcoming Lottery Picks

The Los Angeles Lakers, meanwhile, avoided losing their first-round pick and will select No. 2 overall. Or, Colangelo said, the Sixers could use a second-round pick or two as part of a trade for a player already in the league. After the lottery ended, Pierce wrote on twitter: "And look what I leave behind for the Celts on my way out #1 pick". Even though they had the third worst record in the National Basketball Association this season - only the Phoenix Suns (24-58) and Brooklyn Nets ...

Author: 0 Kane stars as Tottenham beat Leicester 6-1

But with a new. "We work so hard as a group and the staff, the manager. look, there's not many better teams to be at around the world at the moment", he said. Tottenham challenged Leicester for the title last season, before eventually finishing third. The England global joins Alan Shearer (1993-94, 94-95, 95-96, 96-97), Robbie Fowler (1994-95, 95-96), Thierry Henry (2003-04, 04-05, 05-06) and Robin van Persie (2011-12, 12-13) as players who have reached the 25-goal mark in the league ...

Sports Arsenal take top-four race to last day of season
Author: 0 Arsenal take top-four race to last day of season

Wenger says back-to-back defeats against Everton and Man City turned Arsenal's season. Third-place Manchester City are also within mathematical reach - if they lose at Watford , Arsenal beat Everton and there is a five-goal swing in goal difference.

Author: 0 Huge news for Tottenham as most important asset pledges future to club

Harry Kane has backed Tottenham Hotspur to shake off their reputation as title chokers and finally win the Premier League next season. Dele played 60 times in all competitions that season, scoring 20 goals (including 13 in the Premier League ), registering 17 assists, enjoying an average rating of 7.55 and securing a place in the PFA Team of the Year for his efforts.

Sports Steelers release Ladarius Green, Greg Warren
Author: 0 Steelers release Ladarius Green, Greg Warren

There is a long time before the 2018 offseason, but here are some things the Pittsburgh Steelers may be already digging into for next year. In one season with the Steelers, the tight end caught 18 passes for 304 yards and one touchdown. There are four other tight ends, Xavier Grimble , David Johnson , Scott Orndoff , and Phazahn Odom* , on the roster gunning for James' position at the top of the depth chart.

Sports Turner injures right hamstring, Dodgers beat Marlins 7-2
Author: 0 Turner injures right hamstring, Dodgers beat Marlins 7-2

In the eighth inning Kenley Jansen was summoned for a four-out save, his fourth of the season. The Marlins (14-26) continued their slide, losing their fourth consecutive game and nine of the last 10. Wood allowed two runs on seven hits with one strikeout and two walks in seven innings in a game Atlanta won 5-3. He allowed solo home runs by Christian Yelich and Bour, but pitched around every other semblance of trouble.

Sports Novak Djokovic in Madrid Open 2017 semi final
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic in Madrid Open 2017 semi final

The third-seeded Halep, who lost the 2014 final to Maria Sharapova, will play Kristina Mladenovic of France. Sixth seed Tomas Berdych also did not have any problems while disposing of Robin Hasse of the Netherlands 7-6 (7-5), 6-3. Rafael Nadal's quest for a third straight title after wins in Monte Carlo and Barcelona faces a stiff test against Nick Kyrgios in the night session.

Sports Mourinho blasts FA for not rescheduling Man United's fixture against Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Mourinho blasts FA for not rescheduling Man United's fixture against Crystal Palace

The former Napoli forward became the second Southampton forward to miss a penalty in as many games, following Shane Long's missed effort at the weekend in a 2-1 win over Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium on Saturday. "I hope to play Joel against Crystal Palace". "I hope to play Sergio in the final ". Southampton manager Claude Puel: "The last result away against Middlesbrough allowed us the possibility to finish strong in the Premier League".

Sports Justin Bieber received by Salman Khan's bodyguard Shera at Mumbai airport
Author: 0 Justin Bieber received by Salman Khan's bodyguard Shera at Mumbai airport

Tonight is going to be the best night of your life. Although celebs had lined up to get to meeting Justin Bieber during his first time ever touring India, during his stay in India, he was accompanied by Neelam Kaur Gill. Justn Bieber is on a tour to promote his fourth album, " Purpose ", and was in Dubai on Asia's leg for his concert on May 6. The concert began at 4 p.m., and was hosted by Harry Potter actress Elarica Johnson.

Author: 0 Kawhi will return for Game 1 of Western Conference Finals

On a night when Kawhi Leonard was forced to sit out with a sore left ankle, LaMarcus Aldridge led a balanced Spurs offensive effort, as the visitors embarrassed the Rockets 114-75 in Game 6 to win the series 4-2. Golden State has won the West title each of the past two seasons. Brown, last a Spurs assistant in 2003 who has said he hopes to do something to repay Popovich someday for the opportunity, certainly learned some X's and O's but it went far beyond that to observing ...

Sports Mourinho Mocks Arsenal & Wenger
Author: 0 Mourinho Mocks Arsenal & Wenger

No problems. We shook hands and during the game I don't like what I never like. The pressure is on them for Thursday, when Celta Vigo come to Old Trafford, and it is a unsafe game to play, but I think Mourinho did the right thing with his team selection against the Gunners.

Sports How Arsenal can still make the top four: All the permutations
Author: 0 How Arsenal can still make the top four: All the permutations

When there was talk of Sanchez and Ozil wanting out, it coincided with Arsenal losing seven games in 12 and getting knocked out of the Champions League. Realistically I'd say Alvaro Morata. "We have to wait until the end of the season", he said, as quoted by the Daily Mirror . "I'm quite surprised.

Author: 0 Slideshow: Ultimate Lineup of Former Sacramento Kings' Draft Picks

In an interview with Adrian Wojnarowski , Marks said that the Nets are willing to take on bad contracts if a young player or a draft pick is attached. The Celtics are pretty deep at every position thanks to strong drafts and underrated free agent acquisitions. Put another way, "It's all about the rings".

Author: 0 Microsoft slams spy agencies for hoarding hacking tools used in cyber attacks

Detective Chief Inspector Douglas Grant, head of PSNI Cyber Crime Centre, said: "While no incidents have been reported in Northern Ireland as yet, we do expect further infections to come to light globally over the next week and we can not rule out the possibility that local systems may be vulnerable".

Sports Swansea still interested in Terry signing
Author: 0 Swansea still interested in Terry signing

Former England skipper Terry, 36, will leave the Premier League champions at the end of the season. Terry has also hinted that he could retire from football altogether this summer, telling Sky Sports after Monday's win over Watford: "I know I said I wanted to play regular football, but I have not ruled out Sunday being my last game and retiring".

Sports LEADING OFF: Rockies-Twins in surprising 1st-place matchup
Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Rockies-Twins in surprising 1st-place matchup

In the nightcap, Jose Berrios allowed two hits and struck out 11 over 7 2⁄3 innings as the Twins beat the Rockies 2-0, salvaging a split of an interleague doubleheader between the first-place teams in the AL Central and NL West. He's batting only.180 with a team-high 48 strikeouts in 111 at-bats. Greg Holland retired one batter for the second consecutive game to earn another save, elevating his mark to 18-for-18 on the season.

Sports Patrick Roberts Scores Yet Another Beauty As Celtic Coast Past Partick
Author: 0 Patrick Roberts Scores Yet Another Beauty As Celtic Coast Past Partick

Celtic are also just one game away from an unbeaten season and have equalled their record points haul of 103 set in 2000-01. There was no dubiety two minutes later when Roberts swept home his second and Celtic's merited fifth. He just needed a wee reminder that is not about him or any individual. "He was outstanding but he understood afterwards that I needed to protect him as the only fit striker at the moment".

Sports With tension rising, Predators host Ducks in Game 3
Author: 0 With tension rising, Predators host Ducks in Game 3

After a late power play goal to cut the score to 2-1, and some key intermission line-up shuffling from Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle, Anaheim was able to slice through Nashville's coverage like butter on toast. Nashville dominated the tired Ducks, and Forsberg forced a turnover on a forecheck before tipping Matt Irwin's shot through Gibson for his fourth goal.

Author: 0 Match Reports: Manchester City 3-1 West Bromwich Albion

A point at Watford will guarantee a top-four place for Pep Guardiola's City, but they can secure third place - and, crucially, avoid the Champions League play-off round - if they win. First-half goals from Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne put City in control before Yaya Toure added a third and Hal Robson-Kanu claimed Albion's late consolation.

Sports Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur
Author: 0 Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

Toronto outfielder Kevin Pillar apologized Thursday for using a gay slur during Wednesday's game at Atlanta. Bartolo Colon (2-4) allowed three runs, two earned, on seven hits over five innings earning his first win since April 16 for the Braves (14-21), who have now won three of four.

Sports Pochettino: A ideal performance to say goodbye
Author: 0 Pochettino: A ideal performance to say goodbye

White Hart Lane was a special venue for all Spurs fans which was depicted with the outcry of emotion all throughout yesterday's swan song. HARRY KANE admitted to feeling emotional after scoring Tottenham Hotspur's last ever goal at White Hart Lane .

Sports Dominant Williams sees off Konta to reach Rome quarters
Author: 0 Dominant Williams sees off Konta to reach Rome quarters

Garbine Muguruza continued to find form ahead of her French Open defence, while Simona Halep withstood a second-set blip and Venus Williams rolled back the years at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia. The French Open champion came roaring back, though, and she is attempting to keep her cool ahead of her defence in Paris. It's all really new to me, I'm still gaining a lot of experience and getting used to all of these things.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte insists Chelsea can improve again next season - SkySports

Chelsea fans are already on a high from winning the Premier League title, and now it seems they've another thing to celebrate, as manager Antonio Conte has confirmed he will be staying at the club. Conte took a team who looked like they may be declining after there 10th place finish the prior year, but he overcame all that and won the League in his first season.

Author: 0 Four-goal Kane shines as Tottenham hammer Leicester in PL clash

With Leicester's minds turning to their post-season holidays, Kane had acres of space to pilage the hosts' defence and he completed his hat-trick with a superb 20-yard strike in the 89th minute. "It'll definitely be sad because I still get that buzz when I go to White Hart Lane ". Pochettino's exploits in leading Tottenham to second place in the Premier League, a year after finishing third, have made him one of the hottest managerial prospects in Europe and placed the Argentine firmly ...

Author: 0 Michael Owen: 'Manchester United better with Marcus Rashford'

When Man United won a free-kick on the edge of the Spanish side's box, Rashford may not have been the natural choice to take it, but then he did this... they are not going to play next weekend". "We tried to win the match". They were words that were clearly created to fire United fans into life as Mourinho's side look to make a final step into the Europa League final, with an injury problem to match-winner Rashford one of the concerns coming out of the game.

Sports Manchester United To Set New Premier League Win Total Low
Author: 0 Manchester United To Set New Premier League Win Total Low

Amid mounting media speculation that De Gea could join Real Madrid next season, Mourinho also expressed hope the Spaniard would stay at Old Trafford when asked when United fans would see him in action again. "It is important to keep the good focus about the pitch and we have the possibility to finish (eighth in) the table". Southampton's wait for a home goal moved past the six-hour mark, hardly a great statistic for under-pressure manager Claude Puel.

Sports Tuesday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Ducks at Predators
Author: 0 Tuesday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Ducks at Predators

Predators coach Peter Laviolette lamented his team allowing two goals within 1:39 near the end of the first and the start of the second period. However, Kessler was great down the stretch, winning 14 of 22 faceoffs in the game preventing Nashville from getting possession of the puck and tying the game late in the third period.

Author: 0 NBA Draft 2017: Should Celtics trade or keep No. 1 pick?

Lonzo Ball may decide to work out for only the Los Angeles Lakers during the lead up to the draft. If any franchise could have used a frozen envelope draft lottery conspiracy to vault to the No. 1 seed to No. 1 pick after their 25 percent chance of winning came through Tuesday night. While the Celtics got back: Gerald Wallace, Kris Humphries, MarShon Brooks, Kris Joseph, Keith Bogans, and the Nets 2014, 2016 AND 2018 first round picks, PLUS the ability to swap in 2017.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino Insists He's Staying At Spurs
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino Insists He's Staying At Spurs

Tottenham Hotspur are set to take on Leicester City at the King Power Stadium tomorrow evening. Defender Holger Badstuber will leave Bayern Munich when his contract expires in the summer, the club have announced. Noble, who has made 35 appearances in all competitions this campaign, will miss tomorrow's final home game against Liverpool and the trip to Burnley on the last day of the season.

Author: 0 John Terry and the most prolific defenders

The 36-year-old defender will leave Chelsea this summer after 22 years and is also expected to play on Sunday against Sunderland when he will lift a fifth championship title and 15th major honour. "But I am delighted with the experiences and the opportunities I have had". "Antonio Conte and his squad, who will contest the FA Cup final the day before the parade, will be accompanied on the route by the academy, which has enjoyed another unprecedented year of success".

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton reveals he is driving without a drinks bottle this season

After a miserable Friday saw reliability issues beset Fernando Alonso's McLaren once again, the Spaniard sprung a surprise by reaching Q3 for the first time this season and qualifying seventh. Hamilton ran wide but managed to pass Vettel on lap 44 to regain the lead and go on to claim victory. With many teams eager to showcase their new upgrades and take a stab at stealing some points, it seems one rivalry is beginning to really heat up....

Sports Warriors, Spurs will try to use break to rest, heal again
Author: 0 Warriors, Spurs will try to use break to rest, heal again

A 19-3 run that stretched into the second quarter gave Golden State a 25-point lead, and that ballooned to a 72-44 advantage at the break. The No.2 seed has fallen into a 0-2 deficit against the Golden State Warriors, and they could be looking at a sweep if their superstar doesn't return in time for Game 3 .

Author: 0 Guardiola: I've not delivered the goods at Manchester City

If it is Barcelona and Bayern, you don't win and you are out. After Saturday's victory over Leicester - and well done to the referee for spotting Mahrez's double-kick penalty by the way - it's looking virtually guaranteed that City will finish top three.

Author: 0 Kevin Pillar under inquiry for shouting at Braves pitcher

The Braves hoped offseason addition Sean Rodriguez would have been the fill-in for Freeman this season, but Rodriguez may miss the full season with a shoulder injury sustained when a vehicle he was driving was rammed by a stolen police auto in Miami on January 28.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo Sets Record For Most Goals In Europe's Top Five Leagues
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Sets Record For Most Goals In Europe's Top Five Leagues

We're going to side with Malaga +2 on the handicap as we expect Real to have to work hard if they're to secure the title. I am doing well and helping the team with goals at the moment. As the Portuguese league doesn't qualify as one of the "Big Five", Ronaldo's three senior goals for Sporting Lisbon aren't counted, so it all began with his 84 goals in 196 appearances for Manchester United, followed by a simply staggering 284 goals in 264 appearances (and counting) for Real .

Author: 0 Celtics seeking validation against Cavaliers in East finals

Road game, home game, it doesn't matter. The win was the Cavaliers' 12th in a row in the playoffs (one shy of matching the National Basketball Association record, set by the 1988-89 Los Angeles Lakers), dating back to last year's finals.

Sports Big man leads Celtics to big win in series decider
Author: 0 Big man leads Celtics to big win in series decider

The other guy turned out to be Celtics forward Kelly Olynyk, who enjoyed a career quarter in the fourth. Kelly Olynyk stole the limelight on Monday night, scoring 29 points to help the Boston Celtics beat the Wizards , 115-105, in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals at the sold-out TD Garden.