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Arsenal beat Chelsea to win FA Cup

The Gunners board and Wenger will convene for a board meeting on Tuesday (30 May) where his future will be decided. Arsenal even had the luxury of a man advantage from the 68th minute when Victor Moses received a second yellow card for diving. Read More »

Kimi Raikkonen to start from pole at Monaco GP

Hamilton said over the radio in the closing laps. Vettel was able to pit a few laps later and emerge ahead of Raikkonen , having overturned the deficit before pushing on to create a gap of nearly 10 seconds. Hamilton has won twice in Monaco , including last year's race, and Mercedes had won the last four races in the Mediterranean principality. Ferrari denied they had manipulated their pit strategy to ensure Vettel took the win. Read More »

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger's future to be decided on Tuesday

Mertesacker played wonderfully in Saturday's 2-1 victory over favourites Chelsea , keeping the likes of Eden Hazard and Diego Costa at bay with a composed display. "I'm sure he wants the best for the team and if he thinks that is the way to go you have to go with it, we are a team. I feel a bit sorry for him". Read More »

Predators, Penguins meet in unlikely Stanley Cup Final

This goes beyond the fear of Pittsburgh wiping away Detroit's record as the last back-to-back champion in a year where the Red Wings organization has already lost so much; this Stanley Cup Final is yet another chance to maintain or rewrite the NHL's stars. Read More »

LeBron says he has beaten stacked teams like Warriors before


It's why many are rooting for the Cavs to win the Finals this year. Should Golden State win its second title while he is unable to coach , that could either hurt the perception of him as a coach , or reinforce his brilliance as the architect of a team that can survive without him. Read More »

Penguins have experience, Predators have momentum

Malkin's tally came on a 5-on-3 man advantage , after Calle Jarnkrok and James Neal were whistled for simultaneous penalties. "It's the coach's decision and I have to respect that". Ottawa coach Guy Boucher proved prescient when he said before his team was blown out 7-0 in Game 5, "We know [the Penguins] are a better team". Whether you hate them or not (and I'm assuming most of us do), that kind of greatness doesn't come around often and deserves a certain amount of respect, however ... Read More »

LeBron says has beaten stacked teams like Warriors before

Returning to the Finals this 2017, the Warriors remain haunted by the humiliation of collapsing after erecting a 3-1 lead in the 2016 Finals Series . The Celtics just got a promising two-way win in Jaylen Brown , and they have some intriguing bigs in Yabusele and Zizic, who could potentially be rotation players in this league. Read More »

Brook facing surgery after second eye socket fracture

Ultimately, it was Spence's strong and clean punches that proved to be the difference. Spence, 27, of DeSoto, Texas, clearly was able to block out the hostile crowd and handle easily the biggest fight of his career against the best opponent he has ever faced. Read More »

How will Kevin Durant handle his matchup with LeBron James?

Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown (7) lands on Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith (5) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals , on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Boston . "That was my mindset". James elected not to talk about the Warriors following the game, choosing instead to celebrate a third straight conference title in Cleveland and his seventh consecutive Finals trip. Read More »

Looking forward to seeing John Terry lift trophy: Antonio Conte

If Azpilicueta plays the whole game against Sunderland he will have featured in every minute of every Premier League game for Chelsea this season. "The manager has been a great example for me to add to my coaching in the future", Terry added. "John wants to continue to play". As a player that's all you want. Read More »

Warriors Beat Spurs to Reach NBA Finals

The Warriors jumped up early on the wounded Spurs , squashed every mini rally and ran away with a 129-115 victory to vanquish another overwhelmed opponent, completing a third consecutive sweep to become the first team in National Basketball Association history to start the postseason 12-0. Read More »

Moses is not a cheat - Conte


Wenger's future will finally be decided later today at the club's most important board meeting since his appointment. "You can not make 35 years at the top level if you believe you're not the right man to do the job". Riyad Mahrez - The Times claim the Gunners and Tottenham will battle it out for the Algerian worldwide, who was highly influential in helping Leicester win the Premier League in 2016. Read More »

LeBron James undaunted by Warriors

Meanwhile, Golden State should be that much tougher with Draymond Green and Javale McGee in the game and they have the reserves to bring help off the bench if need be. There's also the irony that Brown, the first coach who took James to an NBA Finals in 2007 - Cleveland was swept by San Antonio - will now coach against him, likely in the same leading role he's had for Golden State since head coach Steve Kerr was forced to take a break because of continued problems with ... Read More »

Wenger in the dark as Arsenal verdict looms

At the end of the day, apart from the FA Cup , Wenger has failed to get this Arsenal team playing like they should. It was Wenger's seventh FA Cup victory since he joined the north London club in 1996. Chelsea's remarkable season would have to be remembered as merely one of the most impressive league campaigns in the modern roll-call of Premier League champions. Read More »

NBA Finals: LeBron James compares 2017 Warriors to 2014 Spurs

He has made it seem like he tolerated a lot of pain during the regular season, but the hard part is that the physical coaching during games causes him vast stress. "We match up well with them, and I think they'd say the same about us". "We have to be ready for the challenge". The San Antonio Spurs should have won the previous year's Finals against LeBron's Heat but blew Game 6 and then fell in Game 7. Read More »

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal sweep into second round at French Open


He is not expecting his relationship with eight-time grand slam champion Agassi to result in any dramatic differences to his playing style. James Blake, working in the Tennis Channel booth the next two weeks, said: "It might just be a waiting game for the rest of the tour until Rafa is done collecting all those French Open titles". Read More »

Trout sprains thumb in Angels' 9-2 loss at Miami

His 16 home runs are now tied for the most in the majors, and he became the second quickest player to reach at least 15 home runs and 10 stolen bases in a season since 2006. Following a walk to Kole Calhoun, Martin Maldonado gave the Angels a 2-1 lead with a long two-run homer to left. The winning pitcher was Kirby Yates (1-0), who came on in the fifth and retired all five batters he faced. Read More »

Golden State Warriors can top 73-9 with 16-0

Cleveland won the 2016 after Golden State prevailed in 2015. It capped a furious comeback by the Celtics , who trailed by 21 in the third quarter before rallying to tighten up a series that appeared to be over. Obviously, adding an MVP [Kevin Durant] to a team that already has a two-time MVP [Curry], that makes them even more impressive. He also sat out two games in the first round due to a calf strain. Read More »

James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with win

The Cavaliers' answer to that: 9-0 in their last nine road games going back to Game 5 of the Finals in Oakland previous year. "The whole underdog thing is amusing to me, because, yeah, at the end of the day we are defending our title". Read More »

President Donald Trump Calls Germany 'Very Bad' On Trade


That gap stands at $64 billion over the 12 month period ending March 2017. But to be sure, Trump and his team are looking to change America's trade relationship with other countries. According to a report from the "Süddeutsche Zeitung," the European Union allies were horrified by the willingness of the Americans to view global trade with such a lack of awareness. Read More »

Pat Riley on LeBron James: 'I love LeBron, we all do'

Reuters/Kyle TeradaGolden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) collides with Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the second half of a regular season game in January 2017. The Cavs are excited to match up with the Warriors . "So who do we go to get that?' And that's where he's been so big for them and so crucial this year". Read More »

Sato's Indy 500 win: 'Mega big' in Japan


Sato screamed into the team radio after he crossed the yard of bricks and punched the air with his fist over and over. The victory was a popular one with the fans and marked Sato's second career win with the Verizon IndyCar Series and first on an oval. Read More »

Francesco Totti says goodbye to Roma in emotional farewell


Could he become the next Roma legend? Only Silvio Piola, who scored 274 for Pro Vercelli, Lazio , Torino , Juventus and Novara between 1929 and 1954, has scored more in the Italian top flight. Pallotta has offered Totti an unspecified management position. Darko Lazovic's leveller required a late intervention from Perotti, and then it was time for Totti's farewell speech. Read More »

LeBron James Likes Cavs' Chances in NBA Finals


Last year, the Warriors finished with the best record in National Basketball Association regular season history. James averaged 22 points on 35.6% from the field. It was a weird series against the Spurs. Now they are turning their attention to the Warriors for Game 1. Many also see the competition between James and Stephen Curry as the central focus of this final round. Read More »

IPL Fantasy League 2017: Top 5 Picks For MI Vs RPS Clash

The victor of the match will then face the loser of the Qualifier 1 on May 19 in the second Qualifier. Chandigarh, May 13 Kings XI Punjab is treating their "do-or-die" league encounter against Rising Pune Supergiant as a "virtual final", said their leg-spinner Rahul Tewatia . Read More »

LeBron James Says He Feels 'Very Good' About Chances vs. Warriors

One of the biggest criticisms about basketball in recent years has been the effort of top players to team up and make super-teams, which are all but guaranteed to be able to advance to the NBA Finals . But who really is better, Jordan or James? Cleveland and the Warriors have gone head to head on many occasions. "We had a lot thrown at us as a group. Read More »

LeBron undaunted by challenge of facing Warriors

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (32) dunks on Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) at Quicken Loans Arena. The Cavs follow the Warriors in the playoffs, winning 12 of their 13 games played. Looking to enjoy their Memorial Day Weekend, Cavs stars LeBron James and JR Smith turned up to Future's concert on Cleveland on Saturday night. Read More »

Kevin Love on Cavs Being Underdogs: 'Funny to me'


At the same time , the Lakers were re-establishing themselves post-Shaq behind Kobe and Pau Gasol , as they overcame the Spurs. With Richard back, the Canadiens won the following year in five games. Durant poured in 36 points, hit all 12 of his free throws, pulled down 15 defensive rebounds and added three assists and a blocked shot. James isn't anxious about point spreads or any odds . Read More »

Steve Kerr surprised Warriors favored over Cavs in NBA Finals

Each decision, each pass down the stretch was of extreme importance. A lot of what we'll cover is what helped decide the last two Finals , such as the Warriors' ability to hide Stephen Curry on defense. The unanimous regular season MVP has not lived up to his billing on the biggest stage. "That's a misconception", Curry interjected. I was just talking to my boys about it. Read More »

Arsenal boss Wenger in the dark as verdict looms


Arsene Wenger is out of contract at Arsenal , but believes he is still the right man for the job as the board prepares for the big decision on Tuesday. Victor Moses forced David Ospina into a fine save in the second period, before the Chelsea wing-back was given a second yellow card on 68 minutes for diving in the penalty area. Read More »

Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game 5 live stream


A bettor putting his money on the Cavaliers could win $250 by putting down $100. LeBron James (left) and Kyrie Irvine celebrates. While James still leads Jordan in postseason scoring, he still lags behind the original #23 regular season point total. Read More »

Current and former players react to upcoming NBA Finals rematch

Maybe, but as the teams gear up for Thursday night's series opener in Oakland, comments made by Warriors forward Draymond Green in October are reverberating around Cleveland . With 2:44 left, the remaining Boston fans began a "Let's Go Celtics " chant that kept going until the final horn, cheering every basket as if the game was close . Read More »

Djokovic, Nadal kick start French Open with a bang


The 30 year old Nadal has already reached the magical 10 titles number this year in Monte Carlo and Barcelona . Novak Djokovic made a winning start to his partnership with Andre Agassi and is keen to soak up as much knowledge as he can before the American heads back home. Read More »