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IPL Playoffs: Mumbai Indians wins toss, elects to field first

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That has been the hallmark of this team. In fact, the hallmark of this team is that we haven't depended on any one individual. It's all about teamwork and we've been doing that regularly. KKR managed to post just 107 in 18.5 overs. However, Mumbai faced a shocking defeat at Qualifier 1 against its neighbor Pune , which might have demoralized them to some extent for sure. Read More »

Predators looking to clinch series on home ice Monday

Ryan Johansen didn't play for the Predators because of a thigh injury that is side lining him for the rest of the postseason. Pekka Rinne had one of his best games in the postseason, stopping 32 shots. Laviolette only confirmed that Johansen was hurt during Game 4, but played through the injury and finished the game. Somehow the Penguins are going to make it to the Cup with that defense, and despite the absence of Johansen, the Predators probably will too. Read More »

Celtics complete comeback to stun Cavs at buzzer

Lue however shrugged off the off night on Monday as he prepared his team for Tuesday's Game 4 in Cleveland . Cleveland's Kyrie Irving tries to drive past Celtics center Al Horford during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday in Cleveland . Read More »

New Extended Gameplay Preview Released For Destiny 2

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But there was no mention on stage of any difference in release dates. Pocket-lint has also been getting hands-on time with multiple modes across the PS4 and PC versions of the game. But when we can try them first hand? "Our focus in terms of supporting non-Blizzard games is exclusively around Destiny 2 ", Blizzard writes. However, Destiny 2's gameplay reveal didn't just bring exciting news for the most committed fans in the community, but for newcomers too. Read More »

Celtics rally to beat Cavs, James fizzles

Love had 28 points, with 22 coming in the first half, when he made seven of 10 3-pointers. A 26-to-10 run to end the third quarter allowed Boston to carry momentum into the fourth quarter while LeBron James struggled to get going at any stretch in the game, taking just five shots in the first half, shooting 4-of-13 in the game while turning the ball over six times. Read More »

What title means to me - Zidane

Post the match, Ronaldo was asked about a gesture he made to Celta Vigo players midweek during Madrid's 4-1 win over the Galicians insinuating that Celta had been offered bonuses to damage Madrid's title charge. Real Madrid won their 33rd La Liga title and first for five years as Cristiano Ronaldo's 40th goal of the season helped seal a 2-0 victory at Malaga on Sunday (Monday in Manila). Read More »

Arsenal owner Kroenke says his shares in club not for sale

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Where do Liverpool and Manchester United need to strengthen ahead of next season? Asked why his personal situation had not been resolved, he replied: "I don't know". "We still talk from time to time , as I did with Louis van Gaal, as I did with David Moyes". Now while these players are certainly not deadwood in the team, it has to be understood that all of them lack consistency, the ability to stay fit for extended periods of time and are not of the world-class pedigree of the ... Read More »

Warriors sweep Spurs, advance to NBA Finals

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San Antonio made only 3 of 16 shots from the field in the first six minutes. Playing the last three games without Kawhi Leonard , their leading scorer and defensive stopper, the Spurs were simply outmanned by the talent-laden Warriors, who have four All-Stars on their roster. Read More »

Google AI program beats top player in ancient Chinese game Go

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In 2011, Watson competed against Ken Jennings and Brad Utter, the two most successful contestants in the history of the show, and won the top prize of US$1 million. Players have said AlphaGo enjoys some advantages because it does not get exhausted or emotionally rattled, two critical aspects of the mentally intense game. Read More »

Jason Day loses Byron Nelson tournament in playoff

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It was a shock miss from close range for Day, who had previously made 278 of 291 putts inside five feet (95.5 percent) this season. Everyone, including Horschel, expected the former No. The Australian took the outright lead during Sunday's final round of the Byron Nelson PGA tournament thanks to a stunning chip-in from outside the green on the 15th hole. Read More »

Former Real Madrid defender: Zidane already a great coach

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The European champions host Sevilla in their final home game of the season before travelling to Celta Vigo and Malaga. We haven't won anything yet, but we've taken a significant step. Atletico also lost the final in 1974, to Bayern Munich . "It's going to be an unbelievable game, they are very strong and they totally deserved to go to Cardiff like we did". Read More »

Philippe Coutinho vows to honour Liverpool contract amid Champions League excitement

The struggles of old rivals Arsenal and United this season meant it was the first time both sides had finished outside the first four places in the top flight since the 1978-79 campaign. "There is no training in the next few weeks". "We are satisfied because we are in the Champions League , and tomorrow we will think about what we need to do next season, when the pressure will be the same", Guardiola told reporters after City sealed third place with the victory. Read More »

Celtics stun Cavs with buzzer-beater

So let us count the ways, beginning with King James. We didn't keep the pressure on them the way we've been accustomed to. "I feel like you have to have some type of adversity in order to be successful", James said. The Cleveland Cavaliers are doing what you might expect after losing their first playoff game in 2017: not overreacting. Imagine looking the best basketball player in the world dead in the eye and trying to compare your work at a Division III school to his performance in the ... Read More »

Watch East Conference Final Game 5 Online, Team News

Olli Maatta , Sidney Crosby (power play), Bryan Rust , and Scott Wilson scored goals for the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first. "We know we have the potential to do that. All five Sens were on the ice for more than 90 seconds, and defenseman Marc Methot-who had the best chance to clear, but was pressured by Rust into giving up the puck-was out there for 2:04. Read More »

Karn, Bumrah seal final spot for MI

MI have an outstanding record in IPL matches in Bengaluru; they've won 7 of their 9 matches at the venue . Only David Warner (641 runs) had scored more than Gambhir before the final. While Jos Butler and Parthiv Patel formed a potent opening pair getting their side off breezy starts in the powerplays, Lendl Simmons joined forces with Patel and delivered a power-packed performance with the willow in the closing stages of the league. Read More »

Western Conference Final, Game Two: Preds at Ducks

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The Ducks are in the conference finals for the second time in three years after winning five straight Pacific Division titles, but they still haven't made a Stanley Cup Final since 2007. They outshot the Ducks 15-6 through 20 minutes. The Ducks won the regular season series with Nashville 2-1, winning both games in Anaheim - 6-1 on October 26 and 4-3 in a shootout March 26, while the Predators took the lone contest at Bridgestone Arena 5-0 on November 12. Read More »

Late goal gives Predators 2-1 series lead over Ducks

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Subban from Montreal for Shea Weber last June. Jakob Silfverberg , Sami Vatanen and Ondrej Kase also scored while the Ducks cracked imposing goalie Pekka Rinne with a thrilling surge of four goals in less than 19 minutes. "But going out for the third, I think our guys stepped on the gas a little bit more and continued to push in the offensive zone". "They found a way to claw back", said forward Johansen. Read More »

Watch East Conference Final Game 4 Online, Team News

Now, with the Penguins down 2-1 in the Eastern Conference finals to the Ottawa Senators , there is doubt about who will start in goal in Game 4 - Fleury or Matt Murray . For the first time in the series , if not the playoffs, the Penguins' defensemen headed to the team bus certain they made a marked difference on the scoresheet. Read More »

Mumbai indians wins ipl-10

In response, Pune only lost 2 for 71 in the 11th over. Ben Stokes credits his Rising Pune Supergiant skipper Steve Smith's batting tips for improving his game, following a successful debut Indian Premier League season. Johnson only played five games for Mumbai this season, with younger quicks Bumrah (20 wickets) and New Zealand's McClenaghan (19 wickets) carrying the pace attack. Read More »

Pearce, Smoak hit homers as Blue Jays beat Mariners 7-2

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Francona said Almonte is day-to-day. "He's obviously pitching with a lot of confidence, and he should". He also pitched 2 1/3 of those innings yesterday and therefore would probably not have been much help today, as Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune points out. Read More »

Manchester bombing victim, 8, was 'a attractive little girl'

Hours after the tragedy, Grande announced that she'll be suspending the remainder of her world tour, writing on Twitter: "From the bottom of my heart, I am so so sorry. Home Secretary Amber Rudd decried "a barbaric attack, deliberately targeting some of the most vulnerable in our society - young people and children out at a pop concert". Read More »

Celtics show signs of life, stun Cavs

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Down 21 on the road with Isaiah Thomas in street clothes, the Celtics did not roll over - they crashed the glass and pushed the pace when they could, their threes started to fall, and the Celtics just outworked the Cavaliers . Then you looked at the box score and realized the Cavaliers were up 16 at half - a by product of their cerebral 3-point shooting and the disparity in free throws. Read More »

Pune stun Mumbai to reach IPL final

The locals would be hoping that the pre-monsoon showers - which have greeted the city for two days in succession - will take a breather on Sunday evening to help them end the IPL season on a high. Among the pacers, KXIP will expect Sandeep Sharma to stick to his habit of striking early, while RPS will want Jaydev Unadkat to make the new-ball count. Read More »

Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs

We wish he could be here but we understand. "But it will be easy to start this new chapter and really just lock in on what's in front of us". "Everybody did their part". "Just day-by-day", Kerr told The Undefeated's Marc Spears, when asked about his status after the Warriors completed a sweep of the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night in the Western Conference finals . Read More »

Svitolina surges to No. 1 in race with Italian Open title

Soon after the match , he confirmed the news. "I spoke to Andre the last couple weeks on the phone, and we chose to get together in Paris", Djokovic said. Agassi was the first player to do it once. Apparently, Agassi could work as a consultant, mainly for the majors. A day earlier, Thiem, now ranked seventh in world tennis rankings, defeated Spaniard Rafael Nadal , ending his 17-consecutive match clay winning conquest. Read More »

Leonard, Pachulia both ruled out for Game 4

Spurs leading scorer Kawhi Leonard will not play Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors with San Antonio on the brink of elimination. The triumph clinched the Warriors' third straight trip to the NBA Finals , where they will play the victor of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics . Read More »

Capitals look to complete comeback, expect 'desperate' Penguins

At first blush, it looks as though the league emerged from this one, but it might not be so lucky next time . From the first drop of the puck, it was the Caps' night. There's not much a goalie can do against 2-on-1s and breakaways. They will also contact teams to share their vantage point or perspective on a given play in question. Read More »

Isis claims Manchester attack, police arrest man (23)

I haven't seen her since 5 o'clock last night", Campbell said, fighting back tears. "My heart is broken", tweeted Landrau, known by her stage names BIA and Perico Princess. A US Department of Homeland Security statement said it was "closely monitoring" the situation. A terrified witness who lives close to the arena described the moment of the blast to Ruptly. Read More »

EPL: Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool book ticket to UEFA Champions League play-off stage

At that stage, with Liverpool being held at home by Middlesbrough , it looked as though Arsenal could yet squeeze into the top four but as news filtered through that Liverpool had gone ahead, those hopes faded. That, in turn, may have a positive effect on their domestic form. "We are Liverpool , we have to deliver but we have to improve and we will". The 67-year-old would only say say his future would be sorted out "soon". Read More »

Don't blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot, Wenger says

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Liverpool guaranteed Champions League football at Anfield yesterday in their 3-0 win over Middlesbrough . Wenger chose not to join his players on the traditional end-of-season lap of appreciation on Sunday, but offered words of support to the under-fire owner in his post-match press conference. Read More »

Warriors rout Leonard-less Spurs to edge closer to NBA Finals

The Spurs led Game 1 78-55 when Leonard went out with 7:53 left in the third quarter. This postseason, however, Aldridge hasn't performed as expected, failing to be aggressive when San Antonio needs points. Eleven players scored in double-figures and every single player on the roster scored at least two points. He also found time for seven rebounds, a game-high seven assists and three steals in 31 minutes. Read More »

LeBron struggles, exchanges words with fan after loss

The Celtics' upset win in Cleveland closed the Cavs lead in the NBA's Eastern Conference finals to 2-1. Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. James said. "It seems like you only ask questions when we lose". The third-year guard was 7-of-10 from 3-point range while producing 27 points and seven assists and putting forth his typical feisty effort that grates on opposing players. Read More »

Bourdais has successful surgery after crash at Indy

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He finished just ahead of Takuma Sato and 2008 race victor Scott Dixon , while two-time Formula One champ Fernando Alonso was seventh. Carpenter and the next eight fastest qualifiers from today advance to Sunday's Fast Nine Shootout that will determine the Verizon P1 Award pole sitter for the epic race on May 28. Read More »