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Thursday's showing did those numbers no favors, especially when the visitors reached the century mark by the third quarter. "And as a team it was our job to bring him up to that and I'm glad he accomplished it and as well as going back to the NBA Finals".

Author: 0 Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last

Filling out the next four qualifying spots were Kyle Busch , Chase Elliott , Matt Kenseth and Erik Jones . "It was very edgy to drive, definitely a hairy lap", said Harvick in the media center post-qualifying. Third is a plenty good enough starting spot. Harvick, a two-time victor of the Coca-Cola 600 , heads into Sunday's race with confidence on his side.

Sports Spanberger, Arkansas too much for Auburn
Author: 0 Spanberger, Arkansas too much for Auburn

Junior Chad Spanberger hit three home runs and the Razorback pitching staff combined for a seven-inning no-hitter to defeat the Tigers, 12-0, at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. Auburn (35-24) erased a 4-0 deficit in the seventh inning late Wednesday night falling to the Gators 5-4 in the wee hours of Thursday morning. He might be the guy to eat up the rest of this game in order to save arms for tomorrow against Mississippi State.

Sports Theresa May will confront Donald Trump over US Manchester leaks
Author: 0 Theresa May will confront Donald Trump over US Manchester leaks

A string of details about Monday's attack at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena that killed 22 people and injured over 100 others have emerged from U.S. Andy Burnham, the Mayor of Manchester , said he has raised the leaks "in the strongest terms" with the USA "chargé d'affaires ad interim", who is the acting Ambassador.

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Bryan Rust and Patric Hornqvist also scored goals on Wednesday for Pittsburgh who will face the Ottawa Senators in the Eastern Conference finals. As for the revenge factor, Ducks center Ryan Kesler admitted that payback for the elimination at the hands of the Predators last season will add to their motivation.

Author: 0 Martin Keown: Chelsea will have this advantage in Arsenal clash

He gave me that opportunity and I didn't look back after that. "Having consulted with the Metropolitan Police, Hammersmith & Fulham Council and other authorities, we know the emergency services would have been as professional as ever, but we would not want in any way to divert important resources by holding an additional, non-ticketed event on the streets of London".

Author: 0 Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Well, fast forward to now, with James on the brink of punching his ticket to his seventh consecutive NBA Finals, and the three-time league champion is now clarifying those original remarks about chasing the ghost of MJ. "We have to execute offensively. That's just how the game be played". Coach Tyronn Lue said they've gotten tighter this season. The C's couldn't capitalize with James out, and when the third quarter rolled around, Kyrie Irving was ready to step up in a huge way.

Author: 0 Arsenal defender unsure if he'll be fit for FA Cup final

Wenger's Arsenal contract expires this summer, with the Frenchman still yet to reveal whether he will be at the club next season. "We've got the opportunity to play in the final and win a trophy. Asked if he would be ready if selected by Gunners manager Arsene Wenger, Mertesacker responded: "I can not tell you". It sounds as if Wenger is going to leave it late to make final decisions, saying of Mertesacker's potential involvement , "I don't know as he has not played 90 minutes for a ...

Author: 0 Victor Moses Insists That Pressure is off Chelsea for Cup Final Clash

Arsene Wenger is remaining coy on his future as Arsenal head coach, refusing to say whether he will enter into 22nd and 23rd years at the club - and possibly beyond. "This is my first one and I'm looking forward to it". "It's a massive cup and everyone knows about it in England and all over the world so everyone's going to be watching the final".

Author: 0 Hahn's 64 gives him Byron Nelson lead entering final round

After Day missed a tough birdie putt, Horschel came just 4 inches short of draining his and walking off with a victory. He just missed a miraculous eagle at the 18th hole that would have gotten him in the playoff with his playing partners. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Bernhard Langer (LAHN'-gur) pulled away from the other contenders and captured the Regions Tradition in Birmingham to match Jack Nicklaus' record of eight major titles on the PGA Tour Champions circuit.

Author: 0 Fisher rejoins Predators at practice, questionable for Final

Anaheim Ducks fans had problems landing tickets during the Western Conference Final, and Chicago Blackhawks fans have criticized the Ducks for years for shunning them even during the regular season. The forward, who put up two goals and four points during the postseason over the seven games he was available to play, was a key part of the team's offensive strategy after having a surprisingly excellent 2016-17 season.

Sports Arsenal must stop Hazard in Cup final, says Ramsey
Author: 0 Arsenal must stop Hazard in Cup final, says Ramsey

Terry experienced his first FA Cup final as an unused substitute in Chelsea's win over Aston Villa in 2000. Kieran Gibbs has added to the extraordinary defensive crisis at Arsenal that has already sidelined Laurent Koscielny , Gabriel and almost certainly Shkodran Mustafi from Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea .

Sports Scottish Premiership Proud Rodgers doubts record will be repeated
Author: 0 Scottish Premiership Proud Rodgers doubts record will be repeated

The goalscorer came close again after linking up with the same player and Scott Brown hit the outside of the post as Celtic kept up the pressure. The end of the game saw Celtic presented with the league trophy. And with Griffiths swiftly realising that he went the wrong way about voicing his frustration, Rodgers has come out of the incident managing to confirm his authority while also maintaining the team spirit that has helped them to so much success.

Author: 0 Blame Arsenal's money men not Wenger, says Dunphy

We were playing free-flowing football at the time, banging them in left, right and centre, and were on course to do that. We fly to Australia (on Monday evening), we have a game, then fly back and the holiday starts for all of us. "They need to look at their wage structure - how can you attract the top players when you're not paying the top money?" And one club they could look to raid is Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool , so here are TWO Reds stars Arsenal must try and land this summer...

Sports Herrera dedicates Europa win to victims of Manchester attack
Author: 0 Herrera dedicates Europa win to victims of Manchester attack

Owen Hargreaves hailed Henrikh Mkhitaryan's brilliant strike to help Manchester United to ease to Europa League glory against Ajax on Wednesday night. "It was unbelievable", the ex-England defender told BBC Radio 5 live. Victory enabled United to complete a sweep of European trophies. I think I understand what is right and what is needed for the club, and I respect that.

Sports Thanks to Mourinho, swagger and winning feeling are back at Man Utd
Author: 0 Thanks to Mourinho, swagger and winning feeling are back at Man Utd

Herrera admitted that it was incredibly hard circumstances for the Manchester United players but revealed that Mourinho had offered them some words of encouragement before the game. "If we could we would change people's life for this cup - we would not think twice". These are players who many pundits point to as examples of players not good enough for United .

Author: 0 NewsAlert: Cavaliers beat Celtics; advance to NBA Finals against Warriors

Tipoff is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. So when the moment was in front of them, when they had a chance to claim victory, regardless of if it was Game 4 of Game 7, the Cavaliers were successful. The Celtics have played well enough the past a couple of matchups to make it happen, and being on their home court will definitely have its advantages.

Author: 0 Griezmann set for quick move to Manchester United and today's other rumours

Juan Mata has reacted to the prospect of Antoine Griezmann moving to Manchester United over the summer, noting that the 25-year-old has plenty of quality. Balague told Sky Sports: "I've got the impression if United are in the Champions League, he will join them". Back in the Champions League, this would be a huge statement signing from Manchester United! "At the moment, no team has offered us to pay his release clause".

Author: 0 Lakers Land No. 2 Pick in 2017 Draft

The Lakers , meanwhile, were given the No. 2 spot. That performance has helped solidify him as a top-five pick. And the Lakers will get a chance to take one of them after beating the odds to move up in their first year with Hall of Famer Magic Johnson as their team president.

Author: 0 Cavs staying humble with chance to close out Celtics

We have to have low turnovers, and we have to try to make them miss because some of those guys play a lot better at home. Irving stayed on the floor and finished the game, but with a day off between games there will be interest in how tender his ankle is at tipoff.

Author: 0 Cavaliers set franchise playoff record for points in a quarter

A win and LeBron James goes to his seventh straight finals and the Cavs will see a team that is 12-0 in these playoffs. "I think as a coach, you always believe you can win the next game because you believe you can win the next possession", Stevens said.

Author: 0 Could underdogs Arsenal cause a shock against Chelsea?

I don't know. What I want is to win the next game. For a game like this, against opposition like this, it's a blow to lose to many defenders, but Cohen Bramall should be fine making his debut in the FA Cup final . The champions, who will wear black armbands when confronting Arsenal at Wembley , had meant to conduct an open-top bus parade in south-west London on Sunday.

Sports 'Alomania' takes center stage at Indianapolis 500
Author: 0 'Alomania' takes center stage at Indianapolis 500

Alonso , of course, has never handled an IndyCar among other drivers , but has impressed all month and was fifth-fastest in qualifying. "Huge", Alonso told USA TODAY Sports. Andretti Autosport has Andretti , Rossi, Formula One veteran Fernando Alonso , 2014 Indy champ Ryan Hunter-Reay and rookie Jack Harvey in the field.

Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers beat Boston Celtics to advance to NBA Finals

Boston finished the first quarter leading 29-19. The loss, which ended the Cavaliers' 13-game playoff win streak, did not create an adverse situation for them as they were still firmly in control of the series at 2-1 when Game 4 tipped off Tuesday night in Cleveland .

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Lose, and despite February's League Cup victory, the season would be written off. Feyenoord, as Eredivisie champions, do qualify. "They will get together because there is a working class ethic about them and there is a great unity now in the city".

Author: 0 NBA Eastern Conference Finals

The Cavaliers stretched the lead to 35 points in the third quarter, 109-74. The Cleveland regulars were 16 of 33 from behind the arc through three quarters - after the Cavs went 19 of 39 on treys in a 44-point win in Game 2. The incredible statistics put up by James further his legacy as one of the greatest players we have ever seen in this league, and only make the discussion of " who is the all-time greatest" even more heated, as James continues to creep up on Jordan in wins and ...

Author: 0 Sanchez future completely Arsenal's decision - Wenger

Sanchez's future is still uncertain despite Arsenal offering the 28-year-old a record £300,000-a-week contract extension to extend his current deal beyond its expiry next summer. Bayern are aready to offer him a 13 million euros per season salary which is more than double of what he is now making in England. Bayern are unwilling to reach those levels on personal terms.

Author: 0 Cavs coach says Irving is feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

This is what Thomas told CSN New England last July about his upcoming free agency: "They better bring out the Brinks truck", he said. "That's just how the game be played". The Celtics are operating on a more limited pre-draft workout schedule right now. All of that was before his remarkable run during these National Basketball Association playoffs, when he played through the tragic death of his sister and repeated health issues - including multiple dental procedures and an ongoing hip injury - ...

Author: 0 Cavs return to NBA Finals with 135-102 win over Celtics

Kelly Olynyk another. Marcus Smart stepped into the starting lineup, and rookie Jaylen Brown helped out from the bench . Boston Celtics Jae Crowder scored 18 points in the Game 4 loss. "This is great learning for how far we have to go", Stevens said. "We want to enjoy this and live in the moment because this isn't a given to get to the Finals".

Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool will take their time over summer transfer business

However, speculation of interest from Barcelona refuses to go away and it won't impress Liverpool officials or supporters alike when they hear that Brazil coach Tite has suggested that the Brazilian global is an ideal player for Barca and would love to see him and Neymar play together at club level.

Author: 0 Sam Allardyce confident Crystal Palace can cope with pressure against Hull

The hosts had needed only a draw to preserve their Premier League status, but secured all three after Christian Benteke's 17th goal of the season was followed by Luka Milivojevic's penalty and a Patrick Van Aanholt strike. Having missed three matches in total - defeats to Tottenham Hotspur, Burnley and Manchester City - Tomkins returned to play 86 minutes of Palace's 4-0 rout over Hull City on Sunday despite still feeling pain from Grujic's tackle.

Sports Koscielny banned for FA Cup final after losing appeal
Author: 0 Koscielny banned for FA Cup final after losing appeal

He is still sick at the moment and has not trained yet. Rob Holding is the only member of Wenger's trio who remains fit, although the Frenchman has also used full-back Nacho Monreal in the middle at times . "For next season, you need to respect every competition as we've always been doing and carry on the momentum, trying to win as many games as you can and keep the team together".

Sports William McGirt shares the lead after 18 holes at The Players Championship
Author: 0 William McGirt shares the lead after 18 holes at The Players Championship

He finished Thursday's round at 1-over-par 73. At least he had company. Two of his putts spun out of the hole, and his ball clanged off the flagstick and came off the green at the par-4 first, leading to a bogey. Fowler managed to see the big picture. Garcia's round was different. So I maybe should have just taken it a bit easier over the weekend, but I was excited to get back, excited to get ready to play again.

Sports Victor Moses: 'I have no plan to stop Alexis Sanchez'
Author: 0 Victor Moses: 'I have no plan to stop Alexis Sanchez'

Gunners are pitted against newly-crowed Premier League champions Chelsea , who are keen to finish the season with a double. But he has never before gone into a final knowing it is his last hope of salvaging anything from the season, after Arsenal missed out on the top four and fell by the wayside in the League Cup and Champions League .

Sports We'd exchange cup for victims' lives, says Mourinho
Author: 0 We'd exchange cup for victims' lives, says Mourinho

Manchester United beat Ajax 2-0 with goals from both halves from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan . It also handed the club the one piece of silverware missing from their collection. The boys were fantastic. His reference to the shortage of numbers glosses over the fact that it was his decision to offload Morgan Schneiderlin, Memphis Depay and Bastian Schweinsteiger and that the number of injuries and tiredness suffered by players was not helped by his lack of rotation earlier in the season.

Author: 0 LeBron James surpasses Jordan as National Basketball Association playoffs scoring leader

To gain 5995 points and bypass Michael Jordan , LeBron James needed to play in the playoffs 212 matches. Scoring 35 on the night, James led his team to a 33-point win over his Eastern Conference foe, the Boston Celtics . "When you're growing up and you're seeing Michael Jordan , it's nearly like a god". Jordan held his high point mark of 5,987 all-time Playoff points though his 179 postseason games played on an average of 33.4 points per game, according to ESPN.

Sports Arsene Wenger Offers Clue On Timing of Arsenal Future Statement
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Offers Clue On Timing of Arsenal Future Statement

Speaking ahead of the home game against Crystal Palace on Sunday, United manager Jose Mourinho said he will be protecting his top players to keep them fresh for the Europa League final against Ajax on Wednesday. That would see Arsenal fail to qualify for the Champions League, a scenario which has never occurred during Wenger's reign. When asked about Adams' remarks, the Frenchman was dismissive in his reply, saying: " I do not give too much importance to what Tony Adams says, honestly ".

Author: 0 Players Championship: Ian Poulter seizes second chance as Kim joins exclusive club

His ball ricocheted through the spectator area wide right of the 18 green, eventually landing in the middle of a palmetto bush. 84 Score of third-round co-leader J.B. "I really wish I could have that benefit", Kim, who is only the second South Korean after K.J. Choi to reign supreme at Sawgrass, told reporters through a translator Sunday.

Author: 0 Manchester United earn Champions League berth with 'pragmatism and humble principles'

But the world goes on and does not stop and we have to do our work. With Ander Herrera , the deserved victor of the man-of-the-match award against Ajax , Mourinho appears to have found a player in his own image. Don't forget to remind the Liverpool/City/Arsenal/Spurs fans in your life that winning two cups and qualifying for the Champions League constitutes a better season than finishing second through fifth in the league table but winning sweet f**k all.

Sports Manchester United Players get touch of Europa League trophy on flight back
Author: 0 Manchester United Players get touch of Europa League trophy on flight back

They didn't start well, and barely anxious Sergio Romero in the United goal throughout the whole game. "A very intelligent team, we knew exactly how to win and we did it quite in a comfortable way against a good team". Do you think Mourinho should snap up one of the biggest talents in the game? "Who cares who finished second, third or fourth in the Premier League? ".

Author: 0 LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach National Basketball Association finals again

Led by its Big Three, Cleveland quickly built a 21-point lead in the first quarter, while getting lots of contributions from their teammates. Jordan scored 5987 in his post-season career in 179 games from 1985-2003. The Cavaliers will now face the Golden State Warriors for the third straight NBA Finals . BOSTON (AP ) - The NBA Finals has its first "three-match", courtesy of a King who passed His Airness.

Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics - 5/25/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction

My job is to continue to play and continue to lead these guys as best as I know how. He told Celtics coach Brad Stevens that he intends to get "one or two more opinions" before a course of action is set. Cavaliers: Irving scored 41 in Game 5 of last year's Finals . All that's left to sort out is how the NBA's most unstoppable and cerebral player, flanked by two stars and all the spacing he could ever need, will fare against a team structured to be unguardable.

Sports Paul Pogba dedicates Europa League triumph to Manchester bomb victims
Author: 0 Paul Pogba dedicates Europa League triumph to Manchester bomb victims

Jose Mourinho has delivered a thinly veiled dig at his critics following Manchester United's Europa League triumph, suggesting that football's "poets" don't win titles. Speaking after the win, Mourinho acknowledged that it wasn't the most attractive or dominant performance from his men. "This is just football but what happened on Monday was terrible".

Author: 0 Sharapova won't request Wimbledon wild card

That suspension meant her ranking is not yet good enough for Roland Garros. "I am so grateful and excited to be playing the event again!" she said of the Birmingham tournament on her official website . Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation relaxes during a pause of her match against Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Sports Jonas Jerebko, LeBron James exchange shoves in first half of Game 4
Author: 0 Jonas Jerebko, LeBron James exchange shoves in first half of Game 4

Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue refused to point the finger of blame at LeBron James on Monday, a day after a woeful performance from the National Basketball Association star gave the Boston Celtics a postseason lifeline. The second hint was Cavs coach Tyronn Lue's postgame presser: When the aforementioned Roda posed a question, Lue flashed a smile and said, "That's amusing.

Sports Manchester United parade to honour the fallen
Author: 0 Manchester United parade to honour the fallen

As Man United won the Europa League on Wednesday night, we were once again left laughing at the hypocritical nature of a certain Jose Mourinho . "Obviously I'm happy to be part of that and in some way help the club win trophies, and that's the way it's been over the previous year".