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National Basketball Association playoffs 2017: Isaiah Thomas ruled out for remainder of postseason

National Basketball Association playoffs 2017: Isaiah Thomas ruled out for remainder of postseason Already overmatched, Boston can not compete with a healthy Cavs bunch if Thomas isn't near the 28.9 points per game he averaged during the regular season. The breakout star of Boston's successful season, Thomas' status deals a major blow to a Boston team already staggering after two hard home defeats to LeBron James and the Cavs. [Full Article...]

Canada moves into quarters at London Sevens

Canada moves into quarters at London Sevens Sunday's Cup quarter-finals will see United States of America play Australia, New Zealand face Scotland, England meet South Africa and Argentina take on Canada. The Blitzboks suffered a poor start last weekend and threatened to do so again before crawling to a less than impressive 12-10 win over Kenya. Japan will not be one of the 15 core teams on the world series next year after they were releg... [Full Article...]

Ducks captain Getzlaf fined for apparent homophobic slur

Anaheim Ducks right wing Chris Wagner (21) celebrates after scoring against the Nashville Predators, during the second period of Game 5 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals in Anaheim , Calif., Saturday, May. Game 6 is Monday night in Nashville . Corey Perry just keeps finding the net in overtime this postseason, and his third goal in extra time helped the Ducks tie the ... [Full Article...]

Westbrook, Harden, Leonard finalists for NBA MVP

Harden averaged career highs of 29.1 points, 11.2 assists and 8.1 rebounds a game, leading the National Basketball Association in assists and finishing second in scoring to propel the Rockets to the National Basketball Association s third-best record at 55-27. [Full Article...]

Floyd Mayweather Jr.: McGregor the 'only fight that makes sense to me'

Floyd Mayweather Jr.: McGregor the 'only fight that makes sense to me' Asked about the long-talked about fight with McGregor, Mayweather said: "This is Liam Walsh and Gervonta Davis's press conference". Watson believes that McGregor vs. White has said the fight could generate a payday of $100 million for Mayweather and $75 million for McGregor. He can kick ass in the Octagon, I kick ass in the boxing ring, at the end of the day it's still ass kicking. [Full Article...]

Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool can draw top players to Anfield

Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool can draw top players to Anfield As well as a number of vocal fans protesting for Wenger to leave this summer rather than sign a fresh deal when his current one expires, ex-players such as Ian Wright, Paul Merson, Lee Dixon, Martin Keown and Thierry Henry have spoken disapprovingly about their former boss. [Full Article...]

Sharapova to play Wimbledon qualification rounds

Sharapova to play Wimbledon qualification rounds Maria Sharapova has taken the decision on whether she should be given a wildcard to Wimbledon out of the tournament's hands by announcing she will compete in the qualifying rounds. In her other two tournaments since her return from the suspension, the 2004 Wimbledon champion advanced to the Round of 32 in Madrid and to the semifinals in Stuttgart. [Full Article...]

Byron Nelson: Sergio Garcia four shots behind leader James Hahn

Byron Nelson: Sergio Garcia four shots behind leader James Hahn Day had eight birdies to move into a share of third with second-round leader Jason Kokrak, who shot 72. "Overall it was a good day", said Hahn, the 18-hole co-leader. Hahn said he won't fret while sleeping on the lead, even with 12 players within five strokes. "There are some big names that are behind me so I wouldn't be surprised if someone jumps out going, four or five under in the first seven h... [Full Article...]

John Terry's Chelsea career in numbers

He's suffered his fair share of tribulations down the years but will always be remembered as a Chelsea and Premier League legend, such is his talent and level of success in the English game. "John has all these characteristics". 'Now it's very important to be focused on these targets, these targets are more important than a single person. [Full Article...]

Antonio Conte demands players break Jose Mourinho's record

Hazard and Courtois, meanwhile, have always been linked with LaLiga leaders Real Madrid, with Chelsea having reportedly offered their star winger a contract of £300,000 per week to convince him to stay. "First of all, it's important to repeat that I have two years' contract to go", he said. "It's important to underline this". Terry will lift the Premier League title for a fifth time. [Full Article...]

Conte confirms family moving to London; school already picked out for daughter

Conte confirms family moving to London; school already picked out for daughter I had already seen John play for Senrab and for Barking and Dagenham Schools. I can tell you about these Italian players because I know them very well. Final round of the Premier League brings plenty of excitement as top-four hopefuls Liverpool and Arsenal still have plenty to play for and it promises to be an exciting round overall. [Full Article...]

Proficient on both offense and defense, Golden State only lacks empathy

Proficient on both offense and defense, Golden State only lacks empathy If San Antonio loses Saturday night against the Golden State Warriors, it will fall down 3-0 in the series. Popovich wasn't about to guess whether Leonard would return in time for Saturday's game, saying it could be Friday or even game day before that would be determined. [Full Article...]

Thierry Henry: This is how Jose Mourinho will have the last laugh

Thierry Henry: This is how Jose Mourinho will have the last laugh Mourinho has given up on United's hopes of securing Uefa Champions League qualification via the league and fielded a weakened team in last Sunday's 2-0 defeat at Arsenal . But they were fantastic. "This game is a plus for them. We responded", he said . Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insisted he has "no rivalry" with Arsene Wenger after seeing his unbeaten run against the Arsenal ... [Full Article...]

Fresh horses await Derby winner Always Dreaming in Preakness

Fresh horses await Derby winner Always Dreaming in Preakness Always Dreaming splashed through the slop for a 23/4-length victory Saturday, giving Todd Pletcher and rider John Velazquez their second victories in the race but their first together.The New York-based duo has teamed up often over the years and is the sport's leading money winners. [Full Article...]

Is the NHL's concussion protocol failing the players it's supposed to protect?

Since hiring Trotz in 2014, the Capitals have had two other game sevens, both in 2015. Andre Burakovsky scored twice, T.J. Oshie and Nicklas Backstrom each had a goal and an assist, and John Carlson also scored for Washington. "It gives us momentum", Oshie said of the dominating win. He missed Game 4, but resumed skating and returned to the lineup in Game 5. "I don't know whether from coac... [Full Article...]

Pontus Aberg's goal puts Predators past Ducks 3-1 in Game 5

Johansen led the Predators with 13 points in 14 playoff games while centering their risky top line alongside Filip Forsberg and Viktor Arvidsson. It was his first goal since Game 1 of the second round. Chris Wagner pounced on the rebound and buried the second-chance attempt on the doorstep. Pittsburgh seemed to find more speed, got more shots in tight and capitalized on opportunities around the ne... [Full Article...]

Xabi Alonso to play last game of his career today

Xabi Alonso to play last game of his career today Kimmich added a fourth in the 94th minute when he latched onto Lewandowski's clever pass for a simple tap-in. This particular success was slightly bittersweet for Bayern, as they were bidding farewell to club legends Philipp Lahm and Xabi Alonso, both of whom are retiring. [Full Article...]

Pogba to return for Manchester United on Sunday

He needs to play on Sunday because he has not trained or played for a while", Mourinho said after the Frenchman joined the players at an open training session. "Obviously there is a big difference of quality, strength, experience between them and good players, experienced players like Crystal Palace have". [Full Article...]

Conte is a 'winner' says Chelsea ace Kante

Conte is a 'winner' says Chelsea ace Kante We don't make The Rules over who gets a medal when a club wins the Premier League . "I am not sure celebratory is the right word (to describe the atmosphere), but we hope for a good atmosphere". "We all know he prefers to play regularly and for this reason he made a decision to leave". Chelsea are going to play with not a lot of pressure and will want to give this game as a tribute to the f... [Full Article...]

Cloud Computing wins Preakness Stakes; Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming fades

Cloud Computing wins Preakness Stakes; Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming fades Notes: After winning the Kentucky Derby as a 50-1 long shot, Mine That Bird finished a length behind Rachel Alexandra in the Preakness. With 100 yards to go, it was becoming obvious that for the ninth time in the past 13 years the victor of the Kentucky Derby was not getting the bed of Black Eyed Susans that gets draped over the victor. [Full Article...]


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