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Author: 0 Real Madrid win La Liga title: insane celebrations in photos

He is the first manager to lead Madrid to the Spanish league title since Jose Mourinho did five years ago. Malaga had nothing to concede but made sure that Real Madrid couldn't score many goals . The ESPN FC crew hail Zinedine Zidane for his part in bringing Real Madrid back to the summit in La Liga . For those who believe anything is possible with the players at Zidane's disposal, it is worth noting that was a feat beyond coaching greats such as Fabio Capello, Vicente del ...

Sports Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearance after dispatching Spurs
Author: 0 Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearance after dispatching Spurs

Golden State move on to play either the defending champions Cleveland Cavaliers , in a repeat of last year's title series, or the Boston Celtics in the NBA Finals. "But, at the end of the day, a win is a win and you have to beat whoever is out there against you". However, San Antonio managed just 12 wide open attempts, or 12.4% of their shots.

Sports Kepler leads Twins' offensive surge in 14-7 win over Orioles
Author: 0 Kepler leads Twins' offensive surge in 14-7 win over Orioles

Home runs by Aaron Hicks in the fourth and Chris Carter in the fifth staked NY to a 2-0 lead against Duffy (4-3). ROYALS 6, YANKEES 2: Danny Duffy beat the Yankees for the second time in a week and rookie Jorge Bonifacio capped a three-run, seventh-inning rally with a go-ahead, two-run homer that led the Kansas City Royals over NY 6-2 on Tuesday night.

Author: 0 Another NBA championship would put LeBron James in a select group

The Boston Celtics appeared as though they were going to pull off another stunner in Tuesday night's Game 4, but Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers made sure that didn't happen. "It was a weird game, a weird-feeling game", Lue said. To rub a little more salt in the wound, TNT's sideline microphone captured Stevens telling his players that if they continued to play hard, the Cavs would let them back in the game.

Sports Arsene Wenger reveals Alexis Sanchez doubtful for Arsenal's game with Sunderland
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger reveals Alexis Sanchez doubtful for Arsenal's game with Sunderland

Maybe it was just a kick. It could be a possibility that he recovers for tomorrow". The manager said yesterday that Laurent Koscielny has picked up another calf problem, so he'll be out of contention for tonight. "Our chances depend on winning our games". Back in those days, second place was seen as a failure, now, the Gunners are struggling to make the top four.

Author: 0 Sign Arsenal's Sanchez, Vidal tells Bayern

Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez is also said to be a top target as he continues to stall on a new deal, but it has been suggested Bayern Munich have already opened talks and are favourites to do a deal. "He has a year left on his contract". "He has a year left on his contract and everyone wants to have him, because it's easier to pay the money now than if he had three years still (on his contract)".

Author: 0 Marcelo Revels in Fourth LaLiga Title With Real Madrid

Malaga's Uruguayan defender Federico Ricca (left) vies with Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo during the Spanish league football match Malaga CF vs Real Madrid CF at La Rosaleda stadium in Malaga on Monday. The 30-year-old may have played his last league game for Zinedine Zidane's side with increasing speculation that he will leave the Bernabeu in the summer.

Sports Boston Massacre: Cavaliers crush Celtics
Author: 0 Boston Massacre: Cavaliers crush Celtics

The 32-year-old averaged 26.4 points and set career highs with 8.7 assists and 8.6 rebounds while playing a league-high 37.8 minutes per game. So, what does he think? What sparked these thoughts was stuff like this after LeBron and the Cavaliers blew a 21-point lead in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics on Sunday night at home after thoroughly dominated the East's top seed in the first two games.

Author: 0 Celtics rally to beat Cavs, James fizzles

Stevens also said the Cavs' 130-86 win in Game 2 - the largest margin of victory ever in an Eastern finals game - "may have been the best game I've ever seen a team play against us, at least in my time in the National Basketball Association.".

Sports A match to define Man United's season
Author: 0 A match to define Man United's season

Additional measures had already been put in place following the act of terrorism in Stockholm on April 7, when a stolen beer truck was driven into a flagship department store, killing four shoppers. Atletico Madrid , Chelsea and Sevilla have all taken the title in previous years, the latter securing a third straight win last season by beating Man Utd's bitter rivals Liverpool in the final.

Author: 0 Five things we learned in the Premier League

Hector Bellerin had an up-and-down Sunday afternoon. "I think the club has a strong foundation, a strong organisation and everything to be one year out and come straight back in, like Chelsea did last season". Jurgen Klopp confirmed Liverpool have money to spend as they finalise a five-man shortlist for the summer transfer window. In the eyes of Klopp, who took previous club Borussia Dortmund to the Champions League final in 2013, a place alongside Europe's elite is exactly where ...

Sports Spanish PM accuses Catalan separatists of 'blackmail'
Author: 0 Spanish PM accuses Catalan separatists of 'blackmail'

Rajoy said Carles Puigdemont's alleged plan was "intolerable", labeling it the most serious incident he had seen in his career. "If the Spanish state effectively impedes the holding of a referendum, this law will enter into effect in a complete and immediate manner when the [regional] parliament has verified such an impediment", the draft legislation reads, according to El Pais .

Author: 0 Mourinho did not use Pogba well - Thierry Henry

He likes to play higher or off the left. 'I set a goal to myself to play and get some minutes (at United) and the manager gave me the opportunity and I am pleased with that and I want to thank him'. Old Trafford boss Jose Mourinho has kept quiet about the apparent treatment. Jamie Redknapp has admitted that he expected Manchester United record signing Paul Pogba to tear up the Premier League in the 2016-17 season.

Author: 0 Spurs: Kawhi officially 'questionable' for Game 3 of West finals

We're eight games away from our ultimate goal. Two trips later - after swarming Warriors defense forced the Spurs into an errant Danny Green 59-foot heave at the end of the shot clock - Draymond Green nailed an open 3 from the top of the key to make it 5-0.

Author: 0 Klopp on Liverpool transfers: 'We are pretty much done'

City routed Watford 5-0 with Sergio Aguero netting a brace in the win that ensured their direct entry into the Champions League, while Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 2-0 to finish sixth with goals to Paul Pogba and Joshua Harrop. While Klopp's first-choice XI is arguably able to compete with some of the continent's top sides, this season - with a run to the semi-finals of the EFL Cup and injuries to key players - has shown the squad needs significant improvement.

Author: 0 Liverpool back where they belong, says Klopp

Arsenal fans continue to sing " Stan Kroenke - get out of our club". Arsenal legend Thierry Henry believes the current crop of players and not Arsene Wenger must take responsibility for the club's failure to reach the Champions League .

Author: 0 FA Cup final: Arsenal is favourite - Conte

This could provide the flawless opportunity for Chelsea to really take advantage of the weaknesses in Arsenal's squad, leading them to win the double. "You are the best supporters in the world", he added. Some found it embarrassing, and that was beforeDavid Moyes admitted that he catered for the scene by agreeing beforehand to instruct his team to kick the ball out of play after 26 minutes.

Sports Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7
Author: 0 Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

It means he wants his team to attack opponents with speed, aggression and a dash of responsibility. After losing two of the first three games of the Eastern Conference Final, the Pittsburgh Penguins are back in the series thanks to a controversial decision by head coach Mike Sullivan .

Sports United hold minute silence for Manchester victims
Author: 0 United hold minute silence for Manchester victims

An explosion rocked the city on Monday evening when a bomb was let off at the end of a concert by pop star Ariana Grande at the Manchester Arena . In-form striker Marcus Rashford has been the spearhead of United's charge to the final and will take up that mantle once more, at the expense of captain Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial .

Author: 0 Chelsea's Antonio Conte bags LMA 'Manager of the Year' award

The investigation comes after Paddy Power confirmed they had paid out a combined total of £3,500 to three punters who bet on the time Terry would be substituted at odds of 100-1. Only Jose Mourinho's 2004-05 Chelsea side have earned more points, as he led them to a record-breaking 95 points. Premier League champion Chelsea celebrated their title in style with a 5-1 victory over relegated Sunderland .

Author: 0 Manchester Attack: Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho issues statement of unity

United's players held a minute's silence at training as a mark of respect for the victims while the club also released a statement expressing their shock at events in the city and confirming the club's megastore, museum, Red Cafe and stadium tours would be closed for the day.

Author: 0 Mourinho: Liverpool, City, Spurs would swap with us

There's no doubting that De Gea is held in higher regard by Mourinho, as he tends to be selected as the last line of defence on a weekly basis in the Premier League . "But even if it was unfair, I don't know but, I don't think Uefa rules will allow any chance of an appeal, so I don't think he plays in the final. I don't think it's consistent, the atmosphere, the enthusiasm", he said.

Author: 0 Watch the Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. absolutely rob the Giants' Brandon Belt

Hopefully, this Lester start begins to change that. Panik added a third-inning RBI double. San Francisco Giants' Denard Span follows through on an RBI single during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the St. Cueto allowed four runs in six innings, all on the homers, in a confounding start. Adams had two hits, including his fifth-inning homer high into the right-field seats for a 5-1 lead.

Author: 0 Match fixing? Punters won big money on John Terry's Chelsea goodbye

ANTONIO CONTE , THE man who brought Chelsea to their fifth Premier League win this year, went home with two awards at the League Managers Awards last night. "It's fantastic to read all the names that won this trophy and to stay with these managers is a great achievement for me". That may seem like a joyless attitude to have to a player being given a hero's send off that he does actually deserve, but what's to stop more teams and players becoming involved in similar situations in ...

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Sports Visiting Celtics shock Cavaliers to win Game 3
Author: 0 Visiting Celtics shock Cavaliers to win Game 3

LeBron has been phenomenal in the postseason, and even with the poor showing in Game 3 , he's averaging 32.2 points, 8.3 rebounds, 7.0 assists, 2.2 steals and 1.5 blocks per game in the 2017 playoffs. Yet here we are, nearing the climax of what should've been an already thrilling playoffs, and the basketball has been uniformly awful. The Cavs had won a record 13 consecutive postseason games, dating back to last year's NBA Finals.

Author: 0 Chelsea's Conte scoops League Managers Association award

Chelsea will be returning to the Champions League next term and it could be a very good decision to retain Costa in the team. Despite this, the disparity between finishing 20th and 21st in the English football rankings is huge - Newcastle will bank around £7m for winning the Championship and Sunderland more than 14 times that amount for being the worst team in the Premier League for some years.

Author: 0 Liverpool eyeing silverware after top-four finish - Milner

With United due to face Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday, Mourinho made no attempt to hide his desire to keep his key players fresh for the Stockholm showpiece. How I know it in this moment - we all want to be part of it. "I don't know many that have done that". The Reds regularly came unstuck against bottom-half sides who defended deep and tried to frustrate but, strangely, playing in the Champions League may actually be easier for the players as fewer teams will come ...

Author: 0 Minute silence at Europa League final after Manchester bomb

Ajax already is in the third qualifying round of the 2017-18 Champions League thanks to finishing second in the Dutch Eredivisie to Feyenoord Rotterdam by just one point. Peter Bosz's exciting young team have carried the club to a first European final since a 4-2 loss on penalties to Juventus in the 1995-1996 Champions League final.

Author: 0 "Desperation" Is What the Cavaliers Need to Get Back To

It wasn't worth four". It was worth one. "So we got back together". LeBron James needs to believe in himself a little more after he struggled in the Cleveland Cavaliers' game-three loss to the Boston Celtics , according to team-mate J.R.

Sports LeBron's Cavaliers crush Celtics after MVP snub
Author: 0 LeBron's Cavaliers crush Celtics after MVP snub

But Bron said he didn't even hear about the MVP finalists until after the game. I can't say that enough. Just grateful to be a part of the list. After the Cavaliers epic beatdown of the Celtics in Game 2 , LeBron was asked about whether he saw that he was not being a finalist for MVP .

Author: 0 Relegated Hull only have themselves to blame, says boss

Hull City manager Marco Silva reacts after the match against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park May 14, 2017 . With their pace, we the got caught with two more goals. "So I won't put them under any more pressure than they need to be under, but they'll still feel the pressure no matter what and how the deal with it is going to be the key factor".

Author: 0 Blind desperate for Manchester United stay

The move to United offered a chance to restore Mourinho's reputation as a victor - but a season with just a League Cup triumph and no Champions League place would surely have his critics crowing again. "We've no God-given right to win the Europa League ". The coach certainly didn't disappoint hopeful fans as be fielded the youngest Premier League side in the club's history, with eight former academy players been fielded and another four on the bench.

Sports Celtics stun, LeBron, Cavaliers in Game 3 victory
Author: 0 Celtics stun, LeBron, Cavaliers in Game 3 victory

LeBron James needs to believe in himself a little more after he struggled in the Cleveland Cavaliers' game-three loss to the Boston Celtics , according to team-mate J.R. These guys are tremendous players, and so tremendous players hit tremendous shots. If it's going to happen, let it happen now. In a news release, Celtics team physician Dr.

Author: 0 Penguins even series with 1-0 win on Kessel's goal

Bobby Ryan beat Marc-Andre Fleury on a breakaway 4:59 into overtime to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. "Obviously, when you've got stars like Crosby and Malkin and Kessel, I mean, those guys are not just good at speeding up the game". Kessel's initial shot hit Ottawa's Jean-Gabriel Pageau and came right back to him.

Author: 0 Penguins To Start Matt Murray In Goal

They are focused on the goal of sending the Penguins packing. "We want to break through", Wilson said. Murray was tied for sixth in save percentage this year with Devan Dubnyk and Carey Price and he's Sullivan's guy, dating back to their time together in the AHL.

Author: 0 May condemns terror attack at Manchester Arena

One user said he hoped Islamic State was responsible for the attack, although no claim has appeared on any of the militant's group's official social media channels. May said the attacker, believed to be Abedi, died in the bombing. May said "many" had life-threatening injuries. Mr Adams said: "This was a shocking and horrendous attack on children and young people enjoying a concert".

Author: 0 Spurs' Ginobili mulls retirement after sweep by Warriors

He had no idea what all the fuss was about. Ginobili says he'll take his time deciding if he wants to retire . The fans simply wanted to show their appreciation because they are unsure if their beloved star will return next season. Leonard will be fine after some rest and rehabilitation. Spurs: Leonard missed his third straight game with a sprained left ankle. Here, he gets the mismatch on LaMarcus Aldridge and uses his superior foot speed to get an easy shot at the rim.

Author: 0 Penguins vs. Senators: Game 6 prediction

To look at the saves made by Penguins goaltender Matt Murray and see few holes in his game? Sidney Crosby , Bryan Rust and Phil Kessel each had a goal and an assist, and Carter Rowney and Evgeni Malkin each added three assists for Pittsburgh , which became the first team to win two straight games in the series.

Author: 0 Manchester Terrorist Identified as 23-Year-Old Salman Abedi

Britain is on its second-highest alert level of "severe" meaning an attack by militants is considered highly likely. Nearby Victoria Station was evacuated and all trains in and out suspended, leaving many stranded. Grande expressed her sorrow in the hours following the incident. "There were people everywhere with cuts, people crying, people trying to call their kids, screaming for their kids", she said.

Author: 0 Pune restrict Mumbai to 129/8 in IPL final

To which, the Mumbai Indians cheekily replied. The celebrations started on the field itself for the Rohit Sharma-led side. But, RPS played MI 2 times in the league stage and won on both the occasions. Who knows where we'll be next year. There were anxious moments towards the end of the innings with Bumrah walking to bowl the 19th and Johnson being given the onus of the 20th.

Sports UK terror attack suspect identified as Salman Abedi
Author: 0 UK terror attack suspect identified as Salman Abedi

President Trump, who is now on a trip to Israel, condemned the "evil losers" responsible for the attack, which he said preyed on "innocent children". This was followed by City captain Vincent Kompany, who said: "I would like to express my deepest condolences to the families of the victims". Among the names being circulated was Olivia Campbell.

Author: 0 'Individuals can win games but team work can win titles'

I personally feel it's how you prepare at the start of the tournament, getting your combinations right. "We spoke about the last game against KKR, who are a better batting unit in this tournament whom we restricted for just 105, so why can't we do it again", said Rohit explaining the dressing room atmosphere after posting only 129.

Author: 0 Chelsea's Conte named Manager of the Year

Winning a trophy for the first time in his career since joining Chelsea , the Nigeria worldwide was at his usual best as Chelsea rounded off the league season in style; defeating already relegated Sunderland 5-1 at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.

Sports Charlie Blackmon hits 2 homers, Rockies beat Phillies 8-2
Author: 0 Charlie Blackmon hits 2 homers, Rockies beat Phillies 8-2

The threat of rain kept the tarp covering the field until 30 minutes or so before first pitch last night, the sixth straight game the Rockies failed to take batting practice, but they didn't need it.pounding out 13 hits with their pitchers giving up only 3.

Sports Penguins Smash Senators; Senators Put on Brink
Author: 0 Penguins Smash Senators; Senators Put on Brink

Matt Murray , Penguins - Murray might not get enough credit for his play in such a lopsided affair, but the 22-year-old has stopped 68 of 71 shots since taking over for Marc-Andre Fleury in game four. Whatever thinking was behind this move, it backfired nearly immediately when Scott Wilson chipped a puck from the side of the net and the puck somehow bounced off both net and Anderson and into the back of the net for Wilson's second playoff goal.

Sports Gisele Bundchen feels anxious watching Tom Brady in action
Author: 0 Gisele Bundchen feels anxious watching Tom Brady in action

National Football League executive director DeMaurice Smith was asked about Gisele's comments about Tom Brady suffering a concussion previous year. My kids have grown up faster than I thought". The NFL says there are no records that indicate that Brady suffered a head injury or concussion. The league also said that they are working on gathering more information from the club, medical staff and Brady himself.