National Hockey League playoffs: Capitals force seventh game

They've controlled the puck, been more patient and made timely adjustments. Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Phil Kessel and Jake Guentzel have been fantastic offensively in the playoffs. The Penguins goalie, who had been outstanding in the playoffs... More..

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Boston Continues War With Wizards Thursday

The battle in the East continues back in Washington for game six. The first two games, the Wizards got off to leads on the road, but the Celtics, fueled by their home crowd and the stellar play of Isiah T...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Liverpool fans will love what Jurgen Klopp has just said

Their victory here was enough to move them four points clear of fifth-placed United, and Klopp enthused over Can's timely victor. That left the door open for Liverpool , who bounced back from defeat at home ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

That's when the Yankees retired Jeter's number 2. Former New York Yankee Derek Jeter and his wife Hannah Jeter leave the field after a ceremony retiring Jeter's number at Yankee Stadium, Sunday, May 14 ,...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Stumbling Man United lands in Europa final

Romero has experience of the Italian top flight having previously played for Sampdoria, but appears committed to his role at United. Trips to Tottenham and Southampton are followed by Crystal Palace's visit t...More..

Thomas Scores Career-High 53, Boston Beats Wizards 129-119 in OT
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Thomas Scores Career-High 53, Boston Beats Wizards 129-119 in OT

Added fellow guard Bradley Beal: "We gave up 19 threes, on the road. I knew once game time came my guys would get me going and get me the energy to try and win the game". According to ESPN Stats and Info, T...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Wenger: Let's win remaining games and see where that takes us

Let's not go too quickly to conclusions, and focus and give everything at Stoke on Saturday . Not only are Arsenal still a big club in terms of consistently finishing in the top four, they are also a big club ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Chelsea beat West Bromwich to clinch EPL title

It would not be wrong to say that Chelsea deserved to lift the title this season. This is a heartbreak for Tottenham players as they were in superb form this season and were eyeing on the title but only to be...More..

Frank Lampard: What Andrea Pirlo told me about Chelsea manager
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Frank Lampard: What Andrea Pirlo told me about Chelsea manager

Conte had been linked with the Inter Milan job, but he confirmed over the weekend that he will still be Chelsea manager next season. We will count how many players we've got and then see. He said: "We start...More..

Larsson leads Oilers past Ducks 5-3 in wild series opener
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Larsson leads Oilers past Ducks 5-3 in wild series opener

Game three: Capitals at Penguins - Capitals coach Barry Trotz yanked goalie Braden Holtby in game two's blowout loss after the reigning Vezina Trophy victor surrendered his sixth goal of the series (he has fac...More..

Spurs lose Parker for rest of playoffs
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Spurs lose Parker for rest of playoffs

Parker departed with 8:43 remaining. Popovich also had a lot of trust in Parker in end-of-game situations, and though it's hard to quantify, Parker's experience in extremely high-pressure moments likely added...More..

Tony Parker has successful surgery, no timetable for return
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Tony Parker has successful surgery, no timetable for return

The team said a timeline for his return will be determined later. According to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Spurs expect Parker to undergo season-ending surgery on his injury left leg. And the Spurs...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Manchester United see top-four chances evaporate with Spurs defeat

Celta continued to create chances after the break as Guidetti fired wide from Sisto's pull back and then failed to hit the target with a header in front of goal. "The lads know what is at stake - any cup final ...More..

IPL: Gambhir wins toss, opts to bowl against Punjab
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

IPL: Gambhir wins toss, opts to bowl against Punjab

Despite Sri Lanka starting their preparatory camp for the Champions Trophy, Lasith Malinga will stay with the Mumbai Indians team after receiving permission to play the entire season. Rohit Sharma needs 46...More..

Tottenham Welcome Man United for Last Match at White Hart Lane
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Tottenham Welcome Man United for Last Match at White Hart Lane

Fresh off of barely squeezing into the Europa League final, Manchester United travel to Tottenham Hotspur for a Premier League match-up that is something of a dead rubber for both teams . "But after our fi...More..

What Spurs must do to overtake Arsenal - Thierry Henry
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

What Spurs must do to overtake Arsenal - Thierry Henry

Tottenham's victory means they will finish above their north London rivals in the table for the time in 22 years. "I'm not surprised because we worked very hard and wanted to win so bad", Wanyama told Sky Sp...More..

Mourinho can't resist dig at Arsenal and Wenger following Man United defeat
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Mourinho can't resist dig at Arsenal and Wenger following Man United defeat

The Arsenal boss has been under intense scrutiny lately, with between 50 and 100 fans walking to the Emirates Sunday carrying signs asking for his removal. We knew we had to win, we played a good game and des...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Canelo Alvarez Tops Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Earns September Fight With GGG

Alvarez punished Chavez at the T-Mobile Arena Saturday. It was all Canelo, all the time . Alvarez , who grew up in poverty and whose lone loss came to Mayweather, said Chavez has been pampered and has "e...More..

Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title

The late-round fireworks may help Garcia be the first player in the last three years to win the Masters and make The Players cut. "I've been very fortunate to have wonderful cheers and 15,000-20,000 people ch...More..

Kevin Durant will determine the end result for the Warriors
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Kevin Durant will determine the end result for the Warriors

For a while, it appeared that Utah could finally solve the offensive puzzle that Golden State creates for opposing defenses. Since a win might mean another lengthy rest period the Dubs goal should be to focus o...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

HYS: Will Conte be sacked next season?

Despite reaching such incredible heights this season, Conte feels that the team can get a lot better. Scorer of the goal that won Chelsea the title, Michy Batshuayi will hope to make his first Premier Leagu...More..

Joshua keen on Klitschko rematch
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Joshua keen on Klitschko rematch

Klitschko refused to say whether he would take up his option for a rematch after his 11th round stoppage to world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in Saturday night's Wembley thriller. "I've been following f...More..

Tottenham await special White Hart Lane farewell
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Tottenham await special White Hart Lane farewell

Darmian expects the surrounding emotions to make a hard match all the tougher and, while Europa League glory is United's priority, hopes to act as party pooper. I never understood if it is a draw or if they put...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Paulo Dybala reveals his favourite Juventus goal

A close range goal from Isco on the break of halftime was vital in easing Real Madrid into the final 4-2 on aggregate after a blistering start from their rivals, who won 2-1. Zidane is a fan-favourite in Turi...More..

Pablo Zabaleta: Manchester City defender to leave club in the summer
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Pablo Zabaleta: Manchester City defender to leave club in the summer

The incident has been best described by Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare - "a freak accident" - one that we might not get to see in the near future. Vardy scored four goals in seven matches in April. In the...More..

Kevin Durant questions importance of National Basketball Association combine, tells players to skip it
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Kevin Durant questions importance of National Basketball Association combine, tells players to skip it

This isn't the first time odd lines of questioning have appeared in the Combine. Members of the organization have been scouting players in the draft for months; there are a few players that those members ha...More..

Rafael Nadal sets up Novak Djokovic semi-final at Madrid Open
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Rafael Nadal sets up Novak Djokovic semi-final at Madrid Open

Djokovic had battled back from 3-0 down in the deciding set in his opening match against Nicolas Almagro in the Spanish capital. Rafael Nadal withstood a tough challenge from David Goffin 7-6 (3) 6-2 to r...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Spurs fans will absolutely love this stirring montage of White Hart Lane

Pochettino said; "It was a very emotional game and ceremony". The visit of Manchester United marks Spurs' last match at the famous old ground before they depart for a new stadium next door, although Wembley ...More..

Majority of Republicans Approve of Comey's Firing, According to New Poll
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Majority of Republicans Approve of Comey's Firing, According to New Poll

Asked, then, if the president thinks "it's appropriate to threaten someone like Comey ", Spicer said, "I don't think, that's - that's not a threat". Mr Spicer returned at the end of the week for a briefing...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Buck Showalter hopes Orioles can return to normalcy after win

Nobody else has received discipline since the feud began when Machado slid spikes-up into Dustin Pedroia on April 21. The game was tied 3-3 in the fourth inning when Machado went yard, giving the Orioles a ...More..