The finals between Cleveland and Golden State start on June 1 in Oakland. Dedicated sports fans, or those whose holiday road trips haven't started yet, keep reading. Ouch. Much has been made of Boston's attempts to hide Thomas on the defensive side of the floor, particularly when this flaw was exposed against Rajon Rondo and the Chicago Bulls in Round 1 - a series the Bulls likely win if Rondo doesn't hurt his finger.
And then Phil Kessel made all that irrelevant. No, the Senators can't tempt this kind of fate very often but Anderson made a huge glove stop on a deflection by Patric Hornqvist on the fifth power play of the night. Up until then the Senators had done a good job pushing the pace on Pittsburgh but the club had a hard time withstanding a full-court press by the Penguins.
The panel so far consists of seven men and four women - all but one of them white - in a case that Cosby says may have racial undertones. When jurors were asked if they or a close relative or close friend have ever been a victim of sexual assault, 35 of the 100 jurors said, "Yes".
It was far from a handsome performance from an attacking point of view but more often than not, the stronger and more experienced teams come up trumps in these games. "We talked about it, and in the media there was a lot going on, so obviously both sides were affected". "But the world goes on, it doesn't stop and we have to do our work".
The manager said: "I would try and find an excuse if I played that bad too". "I respect the fans too much, they have been fantastic since I have been here". "But we had one target to stay in the Premier League ". The 4-0 victory for Palace also secured their status as a Premier League club for next season.
He will start from the 29th spot, or middle of the 10th row. According to ESPN , Scott Dixon , who won the pole position for Sunday's Indy 500 , and retired driver Dario Franchitti were in a Taco Bell drive-thru near the racetrack in Indianapolis when two young men approached the auto.
Kane, though, claimed Spurs would not suffer like West Ham have at their new ground, the Olympic Stadium, where they have dropped 32 points this season compared to the north Londoners' four. Tottenham will now move to Wembley for the 2017/18 campaign, ahead of their move to their new stadium in time for the 2018/19 season. Many gaps were visible in the rows stands after supporters ripped out the chairs to take home as souvenirs whilst thousands more could be seen strewn on the ...
The men in blue had to put in a disciplined bowling effort as they scored a below par total of 129/8 in their 20 overs after being 79/7 at one stage. "We mixed it up nicely". Mumbai were 8-2 when Rohit Sharma (24) arrived at the crease, but the India batsman injected some much-needed impetus by taking 16 off an over from Lockie Ferguson before Smith ran Ambati Rayudu (12) out with a superb direct hit.
It's rematch time for the Warriors who, with new addition Kevin Durant , dominated the competition in the Western Conference this year - mounting with a sweep of the San Antonio Spurs to catapult the team into the finals. He did it with a three-pointer late in the third quarter - the first of a string of three straight from beyond the arc. Irving was moving around and putting up shots during the Cavs' morning shootaround.
Eric Bailly was forced to play at right-back for the Spurs game while teenager Axel Tuanzebe was deployed at left-back in a make shift United back four. When referring to the Europa League, Mourinho also stated that his team can not play "two big competitions" with "15 players". Spain's De Gea , 26, played three games during the group stages but Romero, 30, has started each Europa League tie since the last-32 stage.
But asked if his mother had been turned by the offer of what was then considered a luxury item for many Irish households and urged him to go to Old Trafford instead, he admitted: "She actually did". "It's football and fans have to understand that". I was listening to what Wenger was saying and I agree that they lost a lot of games but they also won a lot of games in the dying minutes or with lucky decisions at times.
Goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan overpowered the youthful Ajax team in Stockholm , dashing the club's hopes of winning their first European title since 1995. The Europa League win was crucial in giving United Champions League football once again and now Mourinho can begin the next part of his job in the summer transfer window.
If that is a surreal experience, it does not compare to 2016, when he arrived in the winners circle on the hook of a tow truck after running out of fuel, going the final 36 laps under green flag racing. Promoted as "The Racing Capital of the World ", Indianapolis has had a rocky relationship with Formula one. When he was 17, Rossi went to England with dreams of becoming an F-1 driver .
With his contract due to expire and no news forthcoming about his future, tomorrow's game could provide an opportunity for a golden send-off ― not that Wenger will be disclosing his plans in advance. While the Frenchman continues to be targeted by the vociferous "Wenger Out" brigade, Arsenal's recent form means they approach the game with something of a spring in their step.
Facing them in the final will be special, because I still have Juventus in my heart. Real Madrid's (aggregate) victory was ruthless, efficient and cruel, but that's how big brothers are, isn't it? "They scored two goals, started the game very well, better than us".
The grey area centres around whether a player who has slipped down the rankings due to a doping ban should be treated the same as one who, for example, has missed an extended period and lost ranking points due to injury. She released a statement about her injury but didn't address the decision by Giudicelli. If Sharapova were to win a grass-court title or two in the build-up to The Championships, for example, Wimbledon might look more favourably on her case.
He missed the cut in his only two previous starts at the Byron Nelson . Maybe it was I knew I played really well the 2nd Round of Players even though I missed the cut, I felt like my game turned the corner and my caddy Josh Cassel walked down 17 last week and just said, he saw something in my game.
Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Dixon's first-lap of 232.595 and his final average were the fastest times recorded at Indianapolis since Arie Luyendyk set the qualifying record and single-lap record in 1996.
That new rule will allow players fighting to make the final roster to play in one more preseason game. After discussions with players, coaches, officials, teams and fans, the National Football League is relaxing their celebration rules to "allow players more room to have fun after they make big plays".
Argentina's Football Association has agreed to pay Jorge Sampaoli's release clause, reaching an agreement that will allow the Sevilla coach to take over as the national team coach of his homeland. The Albiceleste - second in the Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings - are now fifth in the South American group having lost four of their 14 fixtures to date, a record which cost Bauza his job after just eight months.
She lost to Maria Sharapova in 2014. He broke early for a 2-1 lead in the first set but could not handle Nadal's forehand relentlessly pounding his one-handed backhand side. Real Madrid great Raul and all-time top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo were among those watching in the stands in the Caja Majica on a scorching day in the Spanish capital in as Madrid fan Nadal continued his rampant start to the year.
The 32-year-old James, who is seeking a fourth National Basketball Association title, took 212 postseason games to surpass Jordan, a six-time champion who played 179 playoff games. "We're definitely disappointed. I felt like if we weren't, it would be a problem", Bradley said. In the fifth and final game of the series, we once again saw how a team can be both close and so far away from the NBA Finals.
Mourinho agreed with European governing body UEFA's decision to allow the match to go ahead, but said the victory would always be associated with sad thoughts about what happened in Manchester. Ibrahimovic was the first player through the phalanx of respectful Ajax players and he was all set for a snap with Eric Bailly and the Europa League [formerly the Uefa Cup] trophy.
That language is part of the reason that nine draft picks remain unsigned, though with Adams and Odenigbo completing their deals, the others might follow soon as well. The agreements for the unsigned rookies are in effect for all of the remaining organized team activities as well as June's minicamp. While it is unclear exactly what language the NFLPA is disputing, the Vikings reportedly haven't changed anything in their rookie deals, which all eight picks signed by this time past year.
But City insist they will make their final decision after Sunday's final game at Watford , with a place in next season's Champions League not yet absolutely certain. "I wish all the best for this football club". And their team earned a convincing 3-1 win to virtually guarantee Champions League qualification. "It's important to have players like Pablo in the team", Guardiola said.
The Cavaliers won Game 4 on Tuesday over the Celtics 112-99. Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry goes up for a shot against San Antonio Spurs guard Bryn Forbes in Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference finals on May 22. One could certainly wonder how Boston even made it this far in a series in which they dropped Games 1 & 2 by a combined 59 points, especially after shutting down their top player in Isaiah Thomas for the balance of the postseason with a hip injury.
Mohit conceded just one run off the last four deliveries of the match to suddenly restrain Kieron Pollard , who smashed a 24-ball 50 not out, including five sixes. Mumbai brought back their premier pace bowlers in Jasprit Bumrah , Lasith Malinga and Mitchell McClenaghan but surprisingly left out veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh .
Rickie Fowler , the 2015 champion, also got off to a fast start until one bad shot went deep into the pines. Day's prospects of creating history looked bright when he played his first 11 holes in five-under par, but the 29-year-old Australian bogeyed three of his last four holes and had to settle for an opening 70.
In Game 5 against the Celtics on Thursday, James passed Michael Jordan as the leading all-time scorer in playoff history. The Cavaliers were locked, loaded and ready to advance to the NBA Finals for a third consecutive year. He finished the game with 23, but the Celtics never came close to mounting a rally. On the subject of James, this will now be his 7th consecutive trip to the NBA Finals , having played in ever Finals series since 2011 (four with the Miami Heat , three since ...
Who is Si Woo Kim? Then Kim parred his way through the back nine, his last putts no longer than four feet on any hole as he calmly ignored winds and tension to prevail. I've played good golf . "The putter is not quite doing what I would like". Spain's Rafa Cabrera-Bello finished in a tie for fourth. PHOTO: Andy Lyons/Getty Images.
Winning three clay-court tournaments in a row signaled that Rafael Nadal is back and once again a candidate to win the tournament he has dominated the way no man has dominated any Grand Slam event. However, Federer , at 35, the oldest man in the top five, is skipping the French Open to save himself for an assault on an eighth Wimbledon. In Paris , he could face Djokovic or Thiem in the semifinals.
JR Smith insinuated that teammate LeBron James lacked confidence in the Celtics' improbable 111-108 victory in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals. However, they should be concerned by what might happen if 32-year-old James has an off night in a potential Finals meeting with the Golden State Warriors .
During that stretch, which began last season, he's captured a Stanley Cup , Conn Smythe Trophy, World Cup of Hockey, World Cup of Hockey MVP, Rocket Richard trophy and back-to-back finishes as a Hart trophy finalist. "At the end of the day we lost to a better team", said Ottawa's Erik Karlsson , who played 39:33 and assisted on both of the Senators' goals. "We're very disappointed in the loss and getting so close and it's going to be an experience we're going to have learn from".
After boat-racing the Boston Celtics en route to a 130-86 win in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals, LeBron James had a weirdly quiet performance in Game 3. Basically, if Michael Jordan is the GOAT ("greatest of all-time"), LeBron James the best player since him. It wasn't as gaudy as what came after halftime but it cut the Celtics' advantage back down to 10, and gave at least one of Irving's teammates a glimpse of things to come.
The versatile 22-year-old has thrived since joining RB Leipzig from sister club Red Bull Salzburg following the former's promotion to the Bundesliga last term. The Reds will have to break their transfer record to have any chance of signing the Guinean with Leipzig standing firm in their desire to keep their team together, according to Paul Joyce of the Times .