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Chelsea's Moses credits Conte for reviving his career with wing back switch

While Chelsea have savoured a sensational campaign which could end with a league and FA Cup double, West Brom have enjoyed a fine season themselves even though they have not won any of their last six games. For sure it won't be easy, because West Brom is a really good team, a physical team, and we must pay great attention. For now, though, Conte will want to enjoy the winning the league for the fourth season in a row at club level. Read More »

How Arsenal helped Chelsea win the Premier League title - Conte

Since hitting the 40-point mark in mid-February, West Brom have been on an terrible run of form, picking up just five points from a possible 27. "But I saw my team improving, step by step and, for sure, when you play against City and win the way we did, confidence improved from then on". Read More »

Wriddhiman 93 guides Kings XI Punjab to 230/3 vs MI

For KXIP , Mohit Sharma (2/57) came in for stick, but he picked up two wickets and bowled a superb last over, as did Sandeep Sharma, who conceded 42 runs in his four overs, but bowled an excellent penultimate over. Karn Sharma played a cameo of 19 runs in six balls. But Mohit Sharma (2-57) kept his head to limit the powerful batsman's angles and keep Kings XI alive. Read More »

USF's Kofi Amichia drafted by Packers in 6th round

While McCarthy declared Ty Montgomery the definitive leader of the bunch - "He will be our starter", he said - the head coach believes BYU's Jamaal Williams, UTEP's Aaron Jones , and Utah State's Devante Mays "can play three downs". His best season was in 2016, when he caught 49 passes for 950 yards and 10 touchdowns, averaging an impressive 19.4 yards per catch. The double-up in the second round as well as the selection of Auburn defensive tackle Montravius Adams in the third round (No. Read More »

Labor will only support Medicare levy increase for high income earners

The arrangement will grow public school funding by 94 per cent and non-government schools by 62 per cent over 10 years. The projected return to surplus comes despite considerable obstruction, Morrison said. "We've got to fully funded the NDIS Leigh", he said. If you've been smoking cigars (~fancy~) or rolling your own cigarettes to dodge the tax on pre-made cigarettes, the government is coming for you, announcing they will be subject to the same taxes, which will increase annually for the ... Read More »

'Unique' Ronaldo leaves Atletico needing a miracle

As well as a positional switch, Ronaldo has had to deal this season with being rotated by French coach Zinedine Zidane, who has dropped the Portuguese for some of the team's away trips to keep him fresh for the big occasions. He reached the milestone in 389 matches. "It's a huge amount of goals". It's a lot of goals, I didn't expect it. I'm very happy with everyone's work. Read More »

Why wasn't Sidney Crosby reviewed for a concussion after head-first crash?

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Louis to take the series in six games. As head coach Barry Trotz has said, "We're having fun now". " It's frustrating ", Sullivan said. "You've got an opportunity to win a game like this and win a series at home". I think it is a little bit different. Meanwhile, the Capitals have lost twice as many Game 7s as they've won since Alexander Ovechkin arrived in Washington . Read More »

What time, channel is Washington Wizards vs

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After a day off in the league on Saturday, the National Basketball Association playoffs got back underway on Sunday with one second-round series in the Eastern Conference just getting started and the last first-round series coming down to a Game 7 showdown. Read More »

Pittsburgh Penguins blank Washington Capitals in Game 7

Crosby may not have been as sharp in Game 6 as he'd been previously in the playoffs, but he seemed no worse for wear in the deciding match, one in which the Penguins survived an early Washington push, thanks to solid goaltending from the veteran Marc-André Fleury in the Pittsburgh goal. Read More »

Bailly red card 'naive' - Man Utd boss Mourinho

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The English team kept alive its ambitions of capturing the only major trophy missing from its collection. It's the second trophy of course in Europe. If we win the Europa League I'm more than happy. Stay tuned here for updates and highlights of goals and key plays throughout the match, as one club books its place in the final against either Ajax or Lyon. Read More »

Spurs rout Rockets, advance to West finals

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Welp. I hate to do it, but I guess I'm going with the Rockets by 12. No other Rocket scored in double-figures with Ryan Anderson kept off the scoreboard on six shots in 25 minutes. He closed the first half with as many points as turnovers (five), and his two shot attempts at the intermission were fewer than 15 of the 16 players who participated in the half. Read More »

National Hockey League roundup: Penguins rip Capitals, head home leading series 2-0

That's where your goalie needs to come up with a save". But right now, it's OK to enjoy the classics, especially while they're still being played at a peak level, like we saw in Game 1. Like in Game 1, Washington was the more aggressive team from the start but struggled to turn that into goals. WASHINGTON (AP) - Carl Hagelin could be bringing his trademark speed back to the Pittsburgh Penguins' lineup. Read More »

Kawhi says he'll play in Game 6, Spurs list him as questionable

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The Spurs played with their two big men for a good chunk of the game, and Houston tried to get one of them switched on to James Harden each time down the floor. Rockets: Coach Mike D'Antoni added Sam Dekker to the rotation after being criticized for not adding anyone to the rotation Tuesday in the first game since Nene suffered a season-ending thigh injury. Read More »

2017 NBA Draft Lottery odds — Phoenix Suns

Fox finished the 2016-17 college basketball season with averages of 16.7 points, 4.6 assists, 4.0 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game. If Frank Jackson needed some positive feedback from NBA personnel in order to remain in the NBA Draft, it's probably coming his way now. Read More »

Smith and Blixt win Zurich Classic at fourth playoff hole

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For sudden death playoff, though, there was nothing at all sudden about it. He finished tied for fourth in the U.S. Open in in 2015. This is Blixt's third PGA Tour win. "You get winds whipping and swirling, it makes right-to-left putts break right", Palmer said. After composing himself, he managed a few words. "It was pretty cool to knock the putt in for the win", said Smith. Read More »

Chelsea not complacent ahead of West Brom tie, says Cahill

Conte is as demonstrative and emotional on the pitch as he is measured and softly spoken off it, though he did admit that in this match he felt " a little bit more relaxed". They're going for the title and we've still got things to play for ourselves. "Now he's deserving this". They were champions with Mourinho. Conte made a point of saluting Boro's travelling fans after the game. Read More »

Nishikori, Halep march on in Madrid

It was first win over a top-100 player this season for the 273-ranked Indian, who outplayed the Ukrainian 6-2 6-4 in one hour and 10 minutes. "I'm happy with the way I handled the pressure in those moments, just stayed with him, made him play always extra shot". Read More »

Mets suspend RHP Harvey 3 days

Matt Harvey seems to be more concerned with his own brand than the team. NY managed only one hit in a 7-0 loss and was shut out for the first time this season. Some early season stumbles wouldn't be a big deal if the rest of the Mets' super-rotation was intact, but injuries have eaten up any slack Harvey might have been afforded. Read More »

Mourinho admits Manchester United 'suffered until the end'

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Speaking about Bailly, Mourinho told BT Sport: "I didn't see the incident, but he was phenomenal". "The game was emotional until the end for everyone, some kept their control in a better way than others. Ajax are considered the 7/4 outsiders by Sky Bet to lift the Europa League trophy and secure the spot in next season's Champions League that goes with the crown. Read More »

Marc-Andre Fleury: Marc-Andre Fleury leads Penguins to ECF

Washington Capitals center Lars Eller (20), from Denmark, can't get the puck past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during the second period of Game 7 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal, Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in Washington . Read More »

Celtics rout Wizards on home court to take series lead

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Now the Washington Wizards are playing the Boston Celtics, and it has not been going as planned for them. If they exited the game with a win, they would have the Celtics right where they wanted them, facing elimination. Leonard played limited minutes for the rest of regulation and did not play in overtime. "Tonight we saw if we're able to start the right way, the game's in our control". Read More »

Acting FBI chief declines to say if Trump is under investigation

The probe has hung over Trump's presidency since he took office in January and threatens to overwhelm his policy priorities. And I said I'll, you know, consider. At his confirmation hearing, he said he was "not in a position to answer" the question of whether he would name a special prosecutor because he had not read a report on the alleged meddling. Read More »

India announce team for Champions Trophy, Shikhar and Shami return

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India will start their Champions Trophy campaign against their rivals Pakistan on June 4. The BCCI is planning for the same and has come up with the 15-man squad for the series. Umesh and Bhuvneshwar have been in stellar form in Indian Premier League 2017, while Jasprit is India's go-to bowler in the death over. Coming from the injury I have focused on my fitness, I have lost weight and have worked on my weaknesses. Read More »

Matt Harvey rejoins Mets after 3-day suspension

Being desperate for pitching right now, it shows just how bad Matt Harvey looked in this situation. The Mets were anxious, in fact they were anxious enough to perform a welfare check on their starting pitcher. "I'm just trying to move forward always", Familia said. It's not the first time Harvey has been punished by the Mets for his behavior. It is not the worst however, it has been worse for the Mets starter. Read More »

Spurs rout James Harden, Rockets 114-75 to win series

His defining moment though, came in the waning moments of regulation. It seemed like he was being held or he was unaware if the ball was coming to him. They play great at home. Leonard sat out much of the fourth quarter of Game 5 on Tuesday and didn't take the court for overtime of his team's 110-107 win. Read More »

LeBron James: No disrespect by ball spin before shot

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The problem for the Raptors is that even when playing their best ball of the series for three quarters, they were basically even with the Cavs. The Spurs were playing in the postseason without Parker for the first time since 2001, ending an National Basketball Association record of 221 straight playoff appearances for the Frenchman. Read More »

Spurs point guard Tony Parker out for playoffs with quad injury

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That is a tough blow. "We'll see, we don't know". He attempted a running jumper in the lane, but his left leg buckled as he landed on the court at AT&T Center. This injury definitely hurts now, but regardless of who wins this series, neither team has much of a shot at taking down the Golden State Warriors. Read More »

Tyson Fury says yes to heavyweight title fight with Anthony Joshua

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The veteran had even looked the more likely victor as he defied a 14-year age gap and was outboxing Joshua in the latter stages until the Briton produced a blistering finish to take his unbeaten record to 19 straight stoppage wins. "The plan, rather than just keep going in the United Kingdom, is to explore and break new markets and boundaries", explained Hearn. Klitschko said, "London, I hope you enjoyed the fight". Read More »

No practice, no problem for Phil Mickelson

Spieth and Masters victor Sergio Garcia are level at one over following 73s, the latter's display highlighted by his hole-in-one at the iconic 17th hole. The ball cracked into one of the several palm trees abutting the right side of the green, hit a cart path, and bounded behind a wine stand. McIlroy's two double-bogeys - on the 10th, where he three-putted, and the 14th, when he pulled his drive into a water hazard - threatened to derail him but he managed to salvage his round with late ... Read More »

Warriors' Draymond Green calls Celtics' Kelly OIynyk dirty player

This was familiar ground for the Wizards as they also did this in Boston. Celtics: It's the first time in Thomas' playoff career that he has fallen short of 20 points in consecutive games. The center also is averaging 3.0 assists in those games. "It is our defense", said Beal, who had a game-high 29 points. Though Wall hopes it's a learning experience for a young player, Oubre could be facing a suspension for his actions with a crucial Game 4 looming Sunday. Read More »

Rohit, Shami return in India's 15-member squad for Champions Trophy

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The selectors only picked two specialist spinners in Ashwin and Jadeja, while looking to utilise the part-time spin of Yuvraj during the middle overs. Off-spinner Ashwin returned to the side after skipping the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) with a hernia and Prasad said it was more tactical than anything else. Read More »

Antonio Conte Praises "Fantastic" Cesc Fabregas

Chelsea's win over Middlesbrough all but confirmed them as champions. "You can not buy big players and say, 'We do not want the ball.' Big players want the ball". "Everyone went out and enjoyed themselves and there was a little bit of pressure off, although that can sometimes be bad when you relax and do not do the right things". Read More »

Bradley scores 29, Boston powers past Washington, 123-101

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But the Capitals also played tonight at Verizon Center, where they lost 2-0 to the Pittsburgh Penguins for the second straight year. The Wizards used two huge runs to take control of both games. The bulk of his damage came in the first half. The Wizards brought plenty of energy and execution early in the third quarter, but the Celtics responded to every threat. Read More »