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Author: 0 This Just In: Aaron Hernandez Granted Abatement!

This comes less than a month since he hanged himself in prison. Her attorney, Douglas Sheff, said he doesnt believe the civil case will be undermined by the dismissal of Hernandezs conviction. "Abatement remains the law in this Commonwealth and this court is compelled to follow binding precedent ", Garsh said, as reported by the Boston Globe .

Author: 0 Two huge announcements just made for UFC 213

Recently, however, it had been reported that "No Love" was dealing with back issues, putting his title fight with Dillashaw in serious jeopardy. Bisping last defended his title in October 2016 and from the sound of things he wasn't expected to return until the latter half of the year.

Author: 0 Experience the difference between Juventus and Monaco

None of the two goals conceded by Juventus in this season's Champions League have come from open play (11 games). Real Madrid has lost only three of the 14 Champions League finals they have competed in. Monaco had seen off the likes of Tottenham, Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund in their run to the semi-finals, but this was a match too far for Leonardo Jardim's exciting young team, who lead Ligue 1 ahead of Paris St Germain.

Author: 0 Misery for Arsenal as Liverpool, City make Champions League

But success at Wembley may not be enough for the fans, some of whom have been calling for Wenger to step down. We have to improve and we will but for now, it is a big relief. "It's very sad", the Frenchman said. "It's alright saying you should be in it, get in the top four, but there are a lot of quality teams fighting for it and in and around it and we have managed to achieve that".

Author: 0 Man City hang on to beat Leicester and move third

However, the Ivorian is exclusively focused on Tuesday's match against West Bromwich Albion following a "difficult" win over Leicester , who missed a second-half penalty to level the game when Riyad Mahrez slipped and struck the ball twice.

Sports J.R. Smith's daughter went home after 5 months in neonatal care
Author: 0 J.R. Smith's daughter went home after 5 months in neonatal care

Smith and his wife, Shirley, had a baby in January. J.R. Smith has plenty of reasons to celebrate this spring that don't involve basketball. J.R. shared the a photo of the time Dakota got her first bottle. We Walked In Together We Walked Out Together! "Thank you so much to our extended family at the #NICU ", Smith wrote in the caption , referring to the neonatal intensive care unit where Dakota received the treatment over the last five months.

Sports Arsene Wenger's future at Arsenal will be decided after FA Cup final
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger's future at Arsenal will be decided after FA Cup final

DORTMUND, GERMANY - MAY 20: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Dortmund celebrates his teams second goal during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Werder Bremen at Signal Iduna Park on May 20, 2017 in Dortmund, Germany. Adams won 10 major honours in a 19-year stay at the Gunners and went out in style in 2002 on the back of a league and cup double. "I don't know many that have done that".

Sports Cup final has lost its 'glow' after attack, says Ajax coach
Author: 0 Cup final has lost its 'glow' after attack, says Ajax coach

United and Manchester City were among a number of clubs and players to post messages of support on social media in the hours after the explosion. "UEFA is shocked by last night's attack in Manchester". That attack, which left defender Marc Bartra with a fractured wrist, is believed to have been carried out by a man who hoped to profit from a fall in Dortmund's share price.

Author: 0 Bradley hits last-second shot to stun Cavaliers

Cleveland , looking to tie an National Basketball Association record with an 11th consecutive postseason win, led 77-56 with 6:39 left in the third quarter, before the Celtics came rushing back thanks to the three-point shooting of Marcus Smart .

Author: 0 Celtics rally to beat Cavaliers, James fizzles

James was not shaken or in the least bit anxious about the defeat. "I didn't have it", said James. James finished with just 11 points on four-of-13 shooting and was held scoreless in the fourth quarter. Jae Crowder had 14 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. The Celtics lost the first two games in Boston by a combined 57 points. Still up 2-1 on Boston and the better team, the Cavs have the luxury of learning lessons without significant fear they'll lose the series.

Author: 0 Penguins @ Senators - first time facing elimination

Despite being heavily favored over the Senators going into the series , the Penguins had yet to truly dominate one of the first four games of the Eastern Conference Finals. If you think the 2017 Penguins defense is a rag-tag unit, just look at the names who played on the Pittsburgh blueline in 1996: Sergei Zubov, J.J.

Author: 0 Celtics stop Cavs' winning streak

If you think this one's going seven games, then we'd like to know what you're smoking. But Celtics' fans will understand why the team must trade its most famous and popular player if they are to hang another banner at the Garden. " I had a tough game, period ", James told reporters after the game. You let a team like that grab momentum you nearly knew a shot like that was going in I'm kind of glad it happened the way it did.

Author: 0 NHL Predictions: Will the Predators close out the Ducks? 5/22/17

The 2007 Stanley Cup champion is the second-leading scorer in the current playoffs, trailing only Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin. He had registered only one assist in eight games this postseason and appeared in only 15 career regular-season games.

Sports Recovering McIlroy to miss BMW PGA
Author: 0 Recovering McIlroy to miss BMW PGA

It flared up as he lost a play-off to Graeme Storm in the South African Open in January and he did not feature again until the WGC-Mexico Championship in March where he finished four shots behind the victor, Dustin Johnson . "It's a disappointing decision to have to make, but I have to ensure I make a full recovery". However, with McIlroy taking this precaution, he is expected to be ready to play in the U.S.

Author: 0 Gutsy Celtics rally for stunning win over Cavs

James scored just 11 points in the Cavaliers' 111-108 loss to the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday night. The 2015 champions face San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 of the Western Finals on Monday night, where they now lead 3-0.

Sports Chelsea celebrate Premier League title with 4-3 romp against Watford
Author: 0 Chelsea celebrate Premier League title with 4-3 romp against Watford

It was his Premier League start since September and he kicked of the title-winning party in style. "First and foremost it was great for me to get in the starting line-up", he added. "The FA Cup final you start to play 10 days before". Striker Diego Costa was on the substitutes' bench and spotted in the media room adjacent to the tunnel at half-time, perusing the cheese board.

Author: 0 Red Sox promote 1B prospect Sam Travis

The Red Sox have called up one of their top prospects in an effort to give their offense a boost. Less than a year removed from knee surgery that ended his 2016 season prematurely, Travis is batting.344 with six doubles, three home runs and a.909 OPS in his past 23 games for Pawtucket.

Sports Bungie Has No Plans To Release Destiny 2 On Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Bungie Has No Plans To Release Destiny 2 On Nintendo Switch

KitGuru Says: From the sounds of it, Bungie are on the right track with the PC version of Destiny 2. While this is the first time that Destiny will be coming to PC, it will launch at a later date than the console version, which is slated to release September 8th.

Author: 0 Bradley's Last-second Shot Stuns Cavs 111-108

They were given little chance after losing by 44 points in game two and then losing Thomas for the rest of the post-season because of a hip injury. Guard Marcus Smart led the Celtics with 27 points (7-for-10 from three) seven assists and five rebounds.

Author: 0 James Hahn shoots 64 to take lead at Byron Nelson

He and Day parred the last two holes, though Horschel had a longer but similar putt at No. 18 in regulation that also come up just short. Billy Horschel was the eventual victor in a playoff against Jason Day after the world number four missed a very small putt and picked a bad time to record his first three-putt of the tournament.

Sports Errol Spence vs Brook 'Behind The Ropes' Episode 2
Author: 0 Errol Spence vs Brook 'Behind The Ropes' Episode 2

ANTHONY JOSHUA is the IBF, WBA and IBO world heavyweight champion boxer - but who will he fight next? "I've not been enjoying it, I've just been looking at it to fuel me through my next workout". He's a hungry young lion. Brook said: "Who knows when the emotions are flying around after the fight, but I'm not concerned about these fighters". I know what he's feeling.

Sports Diego Simeone proud of his Atletico Madrid players despite Champions League exit
Author: 0 Diego Simeone proud of his Atletico Madrid players despite Champions League exit

Fourth-placed Sevilla are nearly guaranteed to qualify for next season's Champions League through their league position, although they need one more point to make mathematically certain. Atleticos final European game at the Vicente Calderon before they move into the new stadium will be remembered for the fantastic atmosphere the supporters created as they tried to help their team overcome their arch-rivals.

Sports Andrea Radrizzani completes Leeds United takeover
Author: 0 Andrea Radrizzani completes Leeds United takeover

Andrea Radrizzani said: "I am delighted to have the opportunity to become a custodian of this great football club". "Massimo acquired a club in a hard financial situation but he has created a sound platform for me to take Leeds United forward into a new era".

Author: 0 Barton: Klopp's current side is the worst Liverpool team I've played against

Piers Morgan was critical of Aaron Ramsey's goal celebration as Arsenal missed out on a Champions League spot on the final day of the Premier League season. Eden Hazard, Pedro Rodriguez and a late brace from Michy Batshuayi saw Chelsea cruising to another win that confirms that the Blues are worthy champions indeed.

Author: 0 Don't blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot-Wenger

The American businessman has also faced criticism over recent weeks after seeing the Gunners slip out of Champions League contention, but Wenger insists everyone connected with the club has been doing the best they can during a hard period in which their every move has been dissected in minute detail.

Sports Sens Karlsson, Brassard, Ceci to play Game 6
Author: 0 Sens Karlsson, Brassard, Ceci to play Game 6

You'll have to look further down into the lineup to see who's responsible . I have no doubt that that's true, but embedded in that question was an observation about the series through the first three games - one Sullivan knew as well as anybody.

Sports Rob Gronkowski gets new contract, chance to double salary
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski gets new contract, chance to double salary

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has a chance to be the highest-paid tight end in the National Football League. His deal, which expires before the 2020 season, remains unchanged for 2018 and 2019. Otherwise, Gronk can earn $8.75 million with 70 catches, or 1,000 receiving yards, or 12 touchdowns or plays 80 percent of the snaps. Still, despite the missed games, the tight end has been one of the NFL's most dominant players.

Sports Mumbai Indians down Pune by 1 run to win third IPL title
Author: 0 Mumbai Indians down Pune by 1 run to win third IPL title

Ambati Rayadu and Sharma got starts but failed to capitalize. The way Krunal ran to hug Hardik after he hit the winning six against Royal Challengers Bangalore in a close match at Bangalore on April 15 bears testimony to the emotion Rohit spoke about.

Author: 0 New York Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2 jersey

Bernie Williams . Paul O'Neill. That's just me. Posada and Rivera (and Andy Pettitte ) had their days the last few years. Jeter never won an MVP award, and it can be argued that he was rarely, if ever, the most valuable player on his team.

Author: 0 LeBron James tries to explain off game: 'I didn't have it'

It was the result of a clever play Celtics coach Brad Stevens designed, one of three perfectly executed plays in the final two minutes that the Celtics ran out of timeouts. In the second half, the Celtics had eight offensive rebounds - they got a second attempt on one-third of their missed shots. "Making 14 the first half, in the second half I thought we were seeking the three instead of attacking".

Sports NASCAR Monster Energy Series Predictions: Go Bowling 400 5/13/17
Author: 0 NASCAR Monster Energy Series Predictions: Go Bowling 400 5/13/17

The stop went flawlessly save for the right front tire, which was on crooked and causing an intense shaking because of a bolt that got jammed behind it. Truex, who owns nine career Cup victories, battled for the lead throughout the night with pole-sitter Kyle Busch and Ryan Blaney , who won the first and second stages and took the lead with 19 laps remaining.

Author: 0 Islamic State group claims Manchester blast

As of Tuesday morning, the death toll stood at 22, with 50 more injured. "The police and security services believe they know the identity of the perpetrator but at this stage of their investigations we can not confirm his name". CBS News can confirm the attack was conducted by a suicide bomber, according to two US law enforcement officials. Georgina Callander , 18, was the first victim to be named after her school, the Runshaw College Sixth Form Center in Lancashire, confirmed ...

Author: 0 Premier League table: The final standings for the 2016/17 season

However Wijnaldum - so often the unsung hero this season - scored a vital goal to ease the nerves on the stroke of half time and there was no looking back. "I am professional. I do my job until the last day". "I think you respect everyone in life and I respect Stan Kroenke a lot", said Wenger. On where Arsenal's season went wrong ...

Sports This is when Arsene Wenger's Arsenal future will be confirmed
Author: 0 This is when Arsene Wenger's Arsenal future will be confirmed

There are some other reasons that we will talk about another day. He added: "But the psychological environment for the group of the players was absolutely horrendous". Henry believes Wenger is not the only person to blame for yet another season of disappointment at the Emirates and the players must take responsibility for their own performances.

Author: 0 Predators grab Game 1 from Ducks in overtime

While he stepped up in Game 7 , Gibson holds the worst save percentage of all starters who lasted into the second round, finishing round two with a mark of.908. Instead, they were outshot 13-1 over the first 13 minutes of the game. Marc-Andre Fleury has returned to elite form at a flawless time . We haven't played a team like that in a while.

Author: 0 Warriors hammer Leonard-less Spurs for 2-0 series lead

It might seem a little hard to convince folks to slap their eyeballs on the conference finals round of the National Basketball Association playoffs. But more important than the series' relocation is the status of the underdog's MVP candidate.

Sports Liverpool's crucial win ahead of Sydney game
Author: 0 Liverpool's crucial win ahead of Sydney game

Brilliant strikes from Georginio Wijnaldum , Philippe Coutinho and Adam Lallana guaranteed a place in next season's qualification play-off as Klopp's men overcame some early nerves to show their class on the last day of the season.

Author: 0 Real Madrid wins its 1st Spanish title since 2012

He is now looking to make history by becoming the first man to successfully defend the Champions League crown, with Juventus awaiting Madrid in the final. Iniesta says they still have the Copa del Rey to focus on. "I won't speak [on the pitch after the game] because I'm not going anywhere", the Barca boss said when asked if he would address the fans .

Author: 0 Mumbai pip Pune in thriller to win third IPL title

Mumbai's third title comes after their victories in 2013 and 2015, with Rohit Sharma at the helm in the trio of triumphs. Even though Mahendra Singh Dhoni fell for 10, the Supergiants still seemed on course for victory. Jaydev Unadkat's (2/19 in 4 overs) dream edition just got better as he dealt twin blows in the third over removing both Parthiv Patel (4) and Lendl Simmons (3) within a space of three deliveries.

Author: 0 Cavaliers look to take three straight in Eastern Conference Finals

But 10 seconds was all the Celtics would need to get it done, as Bradley won the game on a last second three. And Isaiah Thomas' season-ending injury made the Celtics' chances that much more hard. Irving extended the advantage when he sunk a three-pointer from the right wing, and following the dunk from Thompson, Love hit another triple, which gave the Cavaliers a 14-7 lead and forced the Celtics into a full timeout.

Sports Arsène Wenger accepts uncertainty over his position hurt Arsenal this year
Author: 0 Arsène Wenger accepts uncertainty over his position hurt Arsenal this year

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech insists missing one year of the Champions League is not a problem but says the club must keep their star players if they want to return. "It's very sad because for 20 years we were in it", Wenger said. "It is the technical department who is responsible for that". The 67-year-old Frenchman said the atmosphere at the club was a contributory factor in his side's failure to finish in the top four - which means they will play in the Europa League.

Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas to see specialists about hip injury Monday

All is not lost - far from it. "They got some open shots and moved around freely". Game 4 in Cleveland will be Tuesday night at 7:30 p.m. CST on TNT . 'We have to try and limit him to less rebounds. "We decided were going to go out and play hard, swinging". We never counted ourselves out. He knows that.

Author: 0 Depth a key factor now for Ducks, Predators in West finals

The 22-year-old Swede now finds himself at the fore of a group of Predators shouldering additional weight in the absence of leading scorer Ryan Johansen and team captain Mike Fisher . Afterward, doctors determined Johansen needed surgery. Fisher took a hit to the head in Game 4. He shared the club scoring lead with Arvidsson in the regular season, posting 61 points.

Author: 0 Wenger admits talk on future played part in missing Champions League

Gabriel had to be carried on a stretcher after sustaining a knee injury and Wenger admitted his chance of playing in the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday "doesn't look honestly too good". Wenger suggested his decision not to take part in the post-match lap of appreciation had been influenced by fears of a negative reaction from fans.