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Author: 0 Often criticized, the Europa League matters once more

We are in the Champions League in the right way and for me the right way is winning the Premier League or winning the Europa League. Ajax had no answer to the physical strength and power of United, especially in midfield, where world record signing Pogba and Belgian global Marouane Fellaini dominated.

Author: 0 LeBron: Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

Kyrie Irving backed up his massive game four with 24 points and seven assists, while Kevin Love had a double-double, adding 11 boards to his 15 points. So who do we go to get that?' And that's where he's been so big for them and so crucial this year". "I was like, 'If I'm not scoring the ball, how can I still make an impact on the game?' It's carried me all the way to this point now, and it's going to carry me for the rest of my career because scoring is not No.

Author: 0 No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again

LeBron James is walking history, and he added more chapters to his incredible career Thursday night, leading a final vanquishing of the Boston Celtics as the Cleveland Cavaliers won the Eastern Conference finals with a 135-102 Game 5 victory.

Sport Danny Lee shoots 64 for share of Colonial lead
Author: 0 Danny Lee shoots 64 for share of Colonial lead

Casey shot 68. He made a almost 25-foot birdie putt on No. 18 that had just enough speed to fall into the cup, while Lee was playing in the group behind him. "I feel like - again, I keep reiterating - I feel like I'm playing well". It was just a little key. First-round co-leader J.T. Poston ballooned to a 76 on Friday and is at 141 while Derek Fathauer, the third golfer from the top of Thursday's leaderboard , played in the afternoon wave.

Sport Betts, Bradley go deep to lift Red Sox over Cardinals 6-3
Author: 0 Betts, Bradley go deep to lift Red Sox over Cardinals 6-3

Young was the next-to-last position player available to manager John Farrell . "His spot came up big, and he found some outfield grass for the victor". "That's strike three. That's a different game". The Red Sox have scored 11 runs in their last two games and four or more runs in 10 of their last 13 games.

Sport South Africa vs England in 1st ODI
Author: 0 South Africa vs England in 1st ODI

Eoin Morgan scored a century and Moeen Ali starred with bat and ball as England won the first of three one-day games against South Africa at Headingley. pop star Ariana Grande at Manchester Arena on Monday that killed 22 people, including children. "Batting at No. 7 is one of the hardest jobs going because you don't know whether to shoot or not", Morgan said.

Sport Brian Johnson throws complete game shutout for Red Sox
Author: 0 Brian Johnson throws complete game shutout for Red Sox

The Red Sox have blanked the Mariners in each of the first two games of the series and have outscored their opposition 47-15 during the winning streak that has them two games out of first place. The play wasn't close and ended the inning, perhaps keeping Whalen in the game. Recalled Wednesday from Triple-A Tacoma, Whalen almost didn't survive the first inning when he retired just one of eight batters.

Author: 0 Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

An equivalent output this June and he'll solidify himself as one of his generation's better big-game performers - a shot-maker who loses nothing in the spotlight of the biggest stage. However, awaiting them in the Finals is a rested Golden State Warriors squad that didn't lose a single game in the first three rounds . The Warriors are listed as seven-point favorites for Game 1 at home, according to CBS Sports.

Sport Cavs and Warriors go at it again for title
Author: 0 Cavs and Warriors go at it again for title

He reached the milestone in style late in the third quarter with a three-point jump shot that hit nothing but net. Kevin Love also contributed with 17 points and 17 assists in the win. Adding injury to insult, the Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas re-aggravated a lingering hip injury in the third quarter of the Game 2 massacre that would keep him out for the remainder of the postseason.

Author: 0 Stokes hits risky century in England's 330-6 v South Africa

Quinton de Kock managed the South Africa chase, falling two runs short of his century, and was backed up well by half-centuries from AB de Villiers (52) and David Miller (71 not out). England's Mark Wood played a key role in his side's tight win over South Africa . The only concern for England was a knee injury for all-rounder Ben Stokes which hampered his ability with the ball.

Sport Dortmund hope fourth time lucky
Author: 0 Dortmund hope fourth time lucky

Despite their dismal record in recent DFB-Pokal finals, Dortmund wasted no time in asserting their authority this time around - Dembele capping off a sublime team move with a wonderful turn and finish to put Tuchel's side ahead inside eight minutes.

Author: 0 Cavs Beat Celtics As LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List

As Lebron pulls within shouting distance to many of Jordan's milestones it appears that those correlations won't be slowing down anytime soon. Per ESPN's Dave McMenamin , James also expressed some degree of frustration at the media's need to crown someone as the one and only reigning atop the basketball world.

Sport Farah, Bowie and Baker win at Prefontaine Classic
Author: 0 Farah, Bowie and Baker win at Prefontaine Classic

He's said that after that he'll likely focus on the marathon. The 34-year-old Briton led at the bell and kicked clear to win in 12 minutes 00.70 seconds. Ronald Levy was second and Allen - who was running on his home college track - was third. Canada's 2015 world champion Shawn Barber, who flopped in Rio with a 10th place finish, is also in the field.

Author: 0 NBA Short on Drama, but Long on Conspiracy Theories

Boston shot 47 percent from the field and 35 percent from the 3-point line in the first half of Game 4 on their way to building as much as a 16-point lead. Boston spent all of the fourth quarter playing from behind, failing to get that necessary made shot or defensive turnover or stop that they needed to slow down Cleveland's growing momentum.

Sport Lewis Hamilton Laps the Fastest in Monaco First Practice
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton Laps the Fastest in Monaco First Practice

Mario Isola: "It was a truly unpredictable qualifying session, where we saw another lap record being set". An inability to keep all four tyres in the correct working range saw Lewis Hamilton fail to make the top ten shootout during qualifying in Monaco , but Mercedes was at a loss to explain why he struggled so much.

Sport ACC announces Kent State vs Clemson game time
Author: 0 ACC announces Kent State vs Clemson game time

Other ACC teams playing that Saturday include N.C. State against SC in Charlotte at 3 p.m. on ESPN and Florida State versus Alabama at 8 p.m. on ABC. USU will begin the 2017 season at Wisconsin on Friday, Sept. The Seminoles and Hurricanes are meeting for the 62nd time in a series that began in 1951 and has been played consecutively since 1969. Alabama and Florida State is the primetime game to finish out the day.

Sport Eagles agree to terms with RB LeGarrette Blount
Author: 0 Eagles agree to terms with RB LeGarrette Blount

The Eagles waited until after the draft to plug the hole, but without Blount , the only running backs on the roster larger than 208 pounds are Mathews and undrafted rookie Corey Clement. You cannot only bring him in on third and short situations because it clues the defense in on what you're running by having a specialist in the game.

Author: 0 LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors meet Thursday in game one of the 2017 NBA Finals at the Oracle Arena on ABC. The Celtics weren't given much of a chance going into the series and were then blown out in the first two games and saw Isaiah Thomas sidelined with a hip injury .

Sport LEADING OFF: Braves await Freeman results, Rox-Twins play 2
Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Braves await Freeman results, Rox-Twins play 2

He whiffed Raimel Tapia three times and Carlos Gonzalez twice. Tyler Rogers got the last out on a long fly to center, and Brandon Kintzler pitched the ninth for his 11th save, getting a 5-3 double play to end the game. Santana has a 2-1 record and a 6.31 ERA in four career starts vs. Colorado, while Berrios will be making his first appearance against the Rockies. Molitor said the Twins are breaking down defensive charts and taking a few more chances by putting guys in non-traditional ...

Author: 0 Panik homers as Giants beat Lackey, Cubs 6-4

Panik hit an RBI double and scored on Belt's single in the third. Brandon Crawford doubled in Buster Posey in the fifth, and that was it for the Giants. Hoffman (2-0) also had his first big league hit and the National League-leading Rockies continued to cruise away from home. They have a 15-11 record within the division and a 7-10 mark outside.

Sport How to watch FA Cup final 2017 online
Author: 0 How to watch FA Cup final 2017 online

However, he refused to let the heat of the moment rush him into an announcement, reiterating that a decision will be made on Tuesday or Wednesday. "Of course I think he'll stay", Ramsey told BBC Sport. "It's been an up-and-down season, but to finish it with an FA Cup has to make it a successful one". "I think he deserves to work with Arsenal because he showed, in these 20 years, he is a good manager".

Sport 2nd ODI as Eoin Morgan's side lead series 1-0
Author: 0 2nd ODI as Eoin Morgan's side lead series 1-0

On a day of six dropped catches by South Africa , it was Stokes who made them pay most heavily with his second one-day global hundred - along with Jos Buttler's 46-ball 50 and telling runs too from Eoin Morgan - as England recorded four half-century stands.

Sport Nicky Hayden 'extremely critical' after cycling accident in Italy
Author: 0 Nicky Hayden 'extremely critical' after cycling accident in Italy

Hayden now sits 13th in the Superbike World Championship standings after a 12th-place finish at the Motul Italian Round at Imola on Sunday. He was treated at the scene by medical personnel and then taken to a local hospital in Rimini . Hayden moved down in 2016 to the Superbike level, in which riders compete on commercially available motorcycles. "C'mon Nicky, we are all with you". Before the press conference, all the MotoGP riders posed for a photo holding up a sign to show their support ...

Sport Penguins return to Stanley Cup final with Game 7 win over Senators
Author: 0 Penguins return to Stanley Cup final with Game 7 win over Senators

We trust in that and we believe in that and whoever has come in the lineup has done a great job . This was a great game in every way, shape and form. Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz (14) shoots the puck against the Ottawa Senators during the second period in game seven of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the PPG PAINTS Arena .

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho celebrates with son after Europa League win

Trebles are trebles where we're from and Mourinho seems to be of a similar belief because he made a very specific gesture to his players at the trophy presentation in Stockholm this week. "The money will help, of course, but the work of the two clubs and their respective foundation and community scheme can build on the fantastic spirit that Mancunians have shown in the immediate aftermath".

Author: 0 Castroneves fastest on Carb Day as another Honda engine goes

He can win from 14th. "The vehicle was again fast, which is really nice". If nothing else, Aleshin is fun to watch. But he also said qualifying fifth for the Indy 500 last weekend left him optimistic. "We're going to make the most of what we have and see how it plays out". He managed one podium finish in 12 starts as a rookie and one start since. Like teammate and owner Ed Carpenter , he's been fast all month and is as good an oval racer as there is in the world.

Author: 0 Spurs' Ginobili mulls retirement after sweep by Warriors

LaMarcus Aldridge , arguably Spurs' most important player after injured star forward Kawhi Leonard , scored just eight points and did not play in the fourth quarter. His three year contract with the San Antonio Spurs is about to expire. "We started him tonight out of respect", Popovich said. "So to play against him, have battles with him year in and year out is really epic".

Author: 0 James breaks Jordan record as Cavs reach National Basketball Association finals

It's one-all at the moment between these two super teams, with the Warriors claiming the 2015 title, 4-2, before the Cavaliers fought back from 3-1 down to turn the tables on Golden State last season. With the retirement of Kobe Bryant in 2016, LeBron James and Stephen Curry remain as the league's two breakthrough stars and the two players who get business execs around the league downright giddy about the balance sheet when they pass through town.

Sport Braun, Pina Leave Brewers Game With Injuries
Author: 0 Braun, Pina Leave Brewers Game With Injuries

Arizona's Chris Iannetta tied it with two outs in the ninth after hitting a solo shot on a 98 miles per hour fastball from closer Corey Knebel . "The day was paced by Robbie", Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said. "It's not ideal, obviously", Braun said after Thursday's game, per MLB.com's Adam McCalvy . Junior Guerra was strong in his return from the disabled list Friday, giving up one run over 5 2/3 innings against the Diamondbacks .

Author: 0 Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship

Kim carded a flawless final round of 69 to finish 10 under par, three shots ahead of Poulter and former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen . They weren't the only ones cheering him on, as seemingly all of the fans gathered at TPC Sawgrass roared at Poulter's wild 18th-hole bogey, which included a shanked second shot into a bush; an unplayable lie and a penalty shot; and a full wedge for his fourth shot that soared up and over the trees and almost went in the hole.

Sport Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup
Author: 0 Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup

However, Wenger picked up a record seventh FA Cup winners' medal with a 2-1 victory over Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley this afternoon, and he said after that match that he is "proud" of his achievements at the club.

Author: 0 Costa tells Chelsea: I'll go to Spain or stay where I am

Everything looked rosy for Arsenal when they routed Chelsea 3-0 at the Emirates back in September, during a run of nine wins from 11 matches in all competitions. And scored his 30th goal of the season. It got more hard for Chelsea as Victor Moses was sent off for a second yellow card in the second half, just as Chelsea had shown intent in pressing for an equaliser.

Author: 0 Cavs beat Celtics to earn NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

The home team went just 3-3 in 2016, and the Warriors clinched the title at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. The 2015 NBA champions won a record 73 regular-season games, and Stephen Curry was the first player to unanimously win the NBA MVP Award.

Sport Millwall (and its fans) are in the Championship
Author: 0 Millwall (and its fans) are in the Championship

On the immediate feeling of losing in dramatic fashion, McCall said, "It's all raw at the moment". "The keeper's made a good save from Billy in the first half, I probably should have done better with a couple of headers as well". "It's ruined it for me right now, they've absolutely ruined it some of them". "It was frightful, but it's Millwall fans at the end of the day, isn't it?" "They've ruined this for everyone".