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Celtics Fall to Cavs by 44 Points

He and the Cavaliers feasted on the Celtics. Boston trailed 72-31 at the half. That's a bit presumptuous, of course, but there are no signs Boston can contain the indomitable James, who in his 14th season may be playing better than at any time in his life. Read More »

Bayern Munich skipper Philipp Lahm admits coaching role is unlikely

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Alonso came to Bayern for his last two seasons, and finished with two league titles before calling a day aged 35. There were moments [in the game] I was about to break. The player had been a product of its youth team system and spent some time with the club's reserve side and on loan at Stuttgart before becoming a regular squad member of the senior team from late 2005. Read More »

Bourdais reaches top of Indy speed chart before rain delay

The wind was very, very gusty, variable. Thankfully for some who struggled, day one of qualifying is all about setting a fast nine for the pole shoot-out. Will Power was Penske's only driver to reach the Fast Nine, ending the day sixth-fastest. "Fernando is the same way. I'm very impressed with his approach". Read More »

Kyle Larson takes poles for NASCAR All-Star race

We don't want to take anything away from Busch, but his performance Saturday arguably wasn't the most impressive at CMS. "I'd like it to be like the show 'Iron Chef, ' and teams show up on Monday and get a secret part", Smith said. He leads active drivers in all-star driver rating (101.9) and poles (3). "So just hoped there was enough pavement down there to make a move and get clear, but unfortunately there wasn't and that was the end of our day". Read More »

Harry Kane on course for the Golden Boot

Kane currently has 26 top flight goals, now two clear of Lukaku with a match to play. I had a go at Sonny (Heung-Min Son) for his first his couple of shots and said he should probably have passed to me, but he set up my first one and it was nice to score. Read More »

Conte won´t stay at Chelsea without family in London

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The 31-year-old defender led the Blues in every game that Terry missed in the 2016-17 season. Triple H, a 14-time WWE world championship victor who is also an executive vice president at the company, sent the specially designed belt to Terry as a tribute to his career at the top of the game. Read More »

Almost all WannaCry victims were running Windows 7

More than 200,000 computers across 150 countries have been affected by a large-scale cyberattack in the past few days. The hacker, whose are yet to be recognised employed a technique, allegedly stolen from the US National Security Agency for targeting the market-leading Windows operating system of Microsoft . Read More »

Previewing the Preakness Stakes

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Two years ago, American Pharoah became the first horse to sweep the Derby, Preakness and Belmont in 37 years. Blasi said the Preakness has traditionally had a faster early pace - in part because other horses are gunning for the Derby victor - and the weather on Saturday is expected to be dry and in the 70s. Read More »

Celtics' Thomas sits out 2nd half with right hip strain

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Cleveland led by 14 points after one quarter, by a record 41 at the half and by 46 after three. Although James has a way of neutralizing and silencing opposing crowds, he knows the Boston fan base will be more boisterous and electric than usual as the Celtics return to the conference finals for the first time in five years. Read More »

Wizards handle Celtics to tie series at 2-2

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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) dribbles against Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (13), of Poland, during the second half in Game 4 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Washington. But Oubre didn't take too kindly to Olynyk's illegal screen, and charged him, knocking him down with a body check that looked like it belonged on the ice at the Verizon Center rather than the court. Read More »

McGirt grabs early lead at Sawgrass

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Garcia won the 2008 Players with a par on 17th hole to defeat Paul Goydos in a playoff. But we also saw Sergio Garcia become just the eighth player to ace the infamous hole. And although he did birdie the ninth for the third day running, birdies on the 16th and 17th were cancelled out by bogeys on the 14th and 18th. "I've been struggling with it a bit this week, sort of felt it for the first time on Sunday", said McIlroy, who was married last month in Ireland and is playing his first ... Read More »

Pittsburgh Penguins even series with 3-2 win over Ottawa Senators

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Crosby had one point as the defending champion Penguins dropped two of the first three, leading to questions about his health after a jarring concussion in the second round. The forward leads the Predators with 13 points in 14 playoff games while centering their top line with Filip Forsberg and Viktor Arvidsson. The Senators have been really impressive on the road during the postseason, which includes closing the first two series out on the road, but in a crucial game five with the series tied ... Read More »

Edmonton Oilers: Draisaitl's Heroics Speak Volumes

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To hear them, just about everybody not dressed in Edmonton orange and blue sucked. In those games, Edmonton blew two- and three-goal leads, and in each a pivotal score by Anaheim was upheld after the Oilers requested a video review for goaltender interference. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp: Champions League would be icing on the cake for Liverpool

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It means Liverpool just need to match the Gunners result to secure Champions League qualification but with the north Londoners hosting Everton, Jurgen Klopp will want to avoid any doubt by beating Middlesbrough at Anfield tomorrow. He has criticised Wenger in the past as well for neglecting the defensive side of the team in recent years - an opinion shared by many other pundits and fans. Read More »

Spurs' Leonard will not play Game 3 against Warriors

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The Warriors have now won three of five meetings with the Spurs this season. It is the same ankle that kept Leonard out of the second match in the series against the Houston Rockets . There, he'll usually stave off anxious cameramen and reporters who are waiting to talk to him. Leonard has thus far been unable to practice, but is still listed as questionable for Game 3 . Read More »

Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool can draw top players to Anfield

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Chamberlain is enjoying what is easily his best season at the club, but his absence will not come as a blow, with Hector Bellerin flourishing in his new wing-back role in his absence. "Arsenal have a great team, some really good individual quality, but we can beat them, as we showed at home". "It's about creating, scoring, defending, defending, defending; creating, scoring, defending, defending, defending - always in football it's like this and we need to be ready". Read More »

Ajax shouldn't be in Europa League, says Mourinho

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Mourinho thinks his team are set to be more consistent after the summer. Rooney, 31, faces an uncertain future at United having lost his regular start place under Mourinho this season. "Everybody goes; we have a few in crutches, but everybody goes". "But everyone expects performance according to that huge transfer fee and that brings pressure and that brings unfair analysis". Read More »

Conte wants more at EPL champions Chelsea

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He said: "I am delighted and it has been a delight for me to sit and watch from a different perspective". It's great because it's not easy in one moment to change the game. Watford, 15th, are not yet mathematically safe from relegation, although it will take a minor miracle for them to be caught by third-bottom Hull City. Read More »

Origi: Liverpool will "give everything" in Boro Clash

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The Gunners are now in fifth place and need to win against Everton on Sunday. Chelsea have already sewn up the title with Tottenham destined to finish behind them in second while Hull City, Middlesbrough and Sunderland are already doomed to relegation. Read More »

Cavs send Celtics to record loss, 130-86, lead series 2-0

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For the game Boston shot just 37 per cent (32 of 86) from the field and 29 per cent (8 of 27) from beyond the arc. Still, it was the Celtics' worst home playoff loss ever. Cleveland's big 3 went to town, combining for 74 points - more than the Celtics' entire team scored until more than seven minutes had passed in the fourth quarter. Read More »

Moment of truth for Arsenal and the Wenger era

To finish as champions next season in the second tier, Villa are the 8/1 favourites, with Fulham 9/1 second favourites after their late run this past season ended in play-off disappointment. "Maybe we can mark it in the middle of next season or later but it is not the game". Southampton vs Stoke City at St. Mary's. Does that mean they are going to play with a bit of freedom or are they going to sit in? It is all about making the right decisions and we feel comfortable and able to make the ... Read More »

Final: Cavaliers 130, Celtics 86 11:10 pm Fri

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Make sure the fits are right, find some guys who can be stronger inside and on the glass, and continue to improve. Most stunning was setting the National Basketball Association postseason record for largest halftime lead , stretching it to 41 points with a J.R. Read More »

Capitals win, force Game 7 against Penguins

They had a one-goal lead and 20 minutes standing between them and another Eastern Conference Finals appearance. It was only midway through the final period, with the Penguins slowing after the wear and tear of a Washington blowout, when Fleury's glove couldn't keep the game within three. Read More »

Arsenal win will be boost for next season - Schneiderlin

But still, his claims that ... "That's an insult to footballers". Should Liverpool and City need an extra match to decide who finishes third, the most realistic venue would be at Manchester United's Old Trafford. With this in mind, the best results for Liverpool this coming weekend would be a win against Middlesbrough and Manchester City to either lose or draw which would mean a third place finish and no Champions League Qualifier. Read More »

Inspired Alves leads Juventus into Champions League final

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Juventus' scorer Dani Alves, center, and his teammates Claudio Marchisio, right, and Gianluigi Buffon, left, celebrate their side's 2nd goal during the Champions League semi final second leg soccer match between Juventus and. "I'm proud to coach all these lads because they are extraordinary, both on a technical and human level". "When the stress sets in and I no longer enjoy it, that's the time to change". Read More »

Liverpool can attract top talent, says manager Klopp

It's vital for a club of Liverpool's stature to not spend too long outside of Europe's elite. Manchester City need a point away to Watford to secure a top four finish for this season. "[Gerrard] gave the club a lot and now we can give him the best education in this specific part he wants to work in, hopefully for the rest of his life". Read More »

Chelsea target Alvaro Morata makes Real Madrid transfer admission

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Real are bidding to retain the Champions League crown and assuming they do not have a disastrous second leg next Wednesday, the winners of the Monaco-Juventus other semi-final will be huge underdogs in Cardiff for the final in June. He told MEGA after Tuesday night's win: 'I repeat once, I just want you not to whistle me. Zidane remarked last year that Ronaldo needed to rest more but it was hard to convince him to sit out games, but said on Friday the 32-year-old had accepted ... Read More »

John Terry: 'I have enjoyed this season'

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The parade will take place on the day after the FA Cup Final, when Conte's men will seal the Double if they beat Arsenal in the Wembley showpiece on May 27. 'It is going to be a really sad and emotional day for me, ' Terry added. Terry, who hadn't started a league game since September 11 a year ago, slightly blotted his copybook in handing their opponents the equaliser sixty seconds later. Read More »

Conquest Mo Money looks to cash in at Preakness

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The fact that Always Dreaming had never raced on a wet track previously makes his performance even more impressive. Always Dreaming starts from barrier four of 10 in the 1900m race, but his closest rival market-wise is in five, Classic Empire looking to overturn his result in the Derby, in which he finished fourth - beaten 8.75 lengths. Read More »

Mariners have four-game winning streak snapped

TORONTO (AP) — Kevin Pillar homered with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday and a sweep of their four-game series. Jose Bautista is beginning to hit home runs again - three in his past four games - and his three-run blast Saturday in the seventh inning turned the game. Read More »

Celtics' Isaiah Thomas forced from game with hip injury

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Game two is Friday at the Garden before the series shifts to Cleveland for games three and four. "I think for IT not to play, he'd have to have one of his legs cut off or something", said Gerald Green . In contrast, Boston shot 26.8 percent from the field, committing 10 turnovers, and shooting just 3-for-14 from 3-point range. It was only an 11-point deficit by the end of the first quarter, but a 12-0 run in the second quarter ballooned the Cleveland lead to 48-25 and that was about it ... Read More »

Warriors Hope to Have Jazz Feeling the Blues

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If you needed a reminder as to why an already stacked Warriors team went ahead and added a former NBA Most Valuable Player over the summer, look no further than Golden State's 102-91 Game 3 win over the Utah Jazz on Saturday. Once the fourth quarter started, though, the tables turned. Golden State won by 7 points twice (once in overtime), by 3 points once and by 11 points once. Read More »

Klopp adamant Liverpool can compete with any rival in transfer market

City look nearly certain to achieve the bare minimum of a top-four place and could only finish below Arsenal if they lost at Watford, Arsenal won and there was a five-goal swing, with Wenger's side scoring more than City on the day. We conceded too many goals (42 in the league). While very unlikely, it is still a possibility. The Reds won't be relying on him this weekend, but he is certainly the player that will worry Middlesbrough the most. Read More »

Cavs set NBA record with 41-point halftime lead

LeBron James scored 30 points to go along with seven assists and four rebounds. The Celtics missed 11 of their first 14 shots and trailed 22-9 with four minutes left in the first quarter. But against the Celtics , you would think they had a team of Kawhi Leonards or something the way they absolutely stone-walled Boston at every turn. Read More »