The Argentina captain was La Liga's , and Europe's, top marksman with 37 goals, eight more than team mate Luis Suarez in second. It was the 33rd La Liga crown in Real Madrid's history, ensuring that the capital club now have 10 more titles than eternal rivals Barcelona .
We didn't keep the pressure on them the way we've been accustomed to. The loss is Cleveland's first playoff defeat in 13 games. Cavaliers teammate J.R. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar did it nine straight times in 1970. In addition to making just four of his 13 looks and three of his six attempts from the free-throw line, James pulled down only six rebounds and handed out six assists.
In his second consecutive start, Matt Murray made the saves he had to, but largely wasn't challenged too often because of that offensive effort. "Well, we're at where we're at, 2-2", Ottawa defenseman Dion Phaneuf said Saturday, a travel day for both clubs with no practice for either.
If Gronkowski plays 14 games during the season, he'll probably ascend to the first tier, which makes this an extremely fair deal for Gronkowski. - First tier, which gets Gronkowski $10.75 million with either 90 percent play time, 80 catches, 1,200 receiving yards or an All-Pro recognition (which he's made four times).
With the former captain's No. 2 retired, all single-digit numbers have been put to rest by the Yankees. "When I play for the Yankees can I wear your number two?" Derek, Hannah, his sister and his nephew then enjoyed a golf cart ride from center field to the pitcher's mound area, where some of his old teammates (including Tino Martinez, Paul O'Neill, Jorge Posada , Mariano Rivera , David Cone, Andy Pettitte , Bernie Williams and C.C.
Asked whether it could be hard to keep Ozil and Sanchez if Arsenal don't get into the Champions League, Wenger said: "No, because they are part of the results as well". when it comes to winning the Premier League we often lose or draw against teams at home when we are superior", Sanchez told British media. It's claimed that Arsenal are desperate to avoid selling to another Premier League side, and are prepared to even see his contract down run down and potentially leave on a free next ...
Head coach Aitor Karanka left amid a run of 16 games without a win between December and April and they were relegated with two fixtures to spare. It scuppered their title hopes and raised questions about the depth of Klopp's squad but they edged home on Sunday, finishing fourth after a 3-0 victory over Middlesbrough kept them above fast-finishing Arsenal .
The Ducks to me have a deeper roster up front than the Preds and will have to take advantage of that tonight if they're going to salvage a split on home ice as Nashville has the edge on the blue line and in the crease and if they can find a way to be better in the offensive third than the Ducks than this could be a quick series.
All-NBA forward Kawhi Leonard , sidelined by a sprained left ankle, is questionable for Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals on Saturday, the Spurs announced Friday. "It looked pretty collective to me". That's because last season reminded everyone records aren't bragged about when a championship is not attached to them.
Ray Brewer won the 2015-2016 season, after Taylor Bern prevailed in 2014-2015. LeBron James knew a loss would come sooner or later in the playoffs for the Cavaliers . But that ideal storm is now a thing of the past, which is why the Celtics are battening down the hatches for Hurricane James - LeBron James - in Game 4.
And then P.K. took a penalty with twenty seconds to go, and there was an ensuing fracas, including Ekholm finally getting to throw some punches. Regardless of the Game 4 loss, Nashville still has the best home-ice advantage of any team this postseason.
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid meet on Wednesday for the other second-leg match, with defending champion Real Madrid leading 3-0. After an injury-interrupted start at Juventus , Dani Alves has rediscovered the form which helped him win 23 trophies over eight seasons with Barcelona and made him one of their most influential players.
It does add that Casillas himself is keen to move on, and he does reportedly have proposals from Turkey, China and Qatar if he chooses to cash in and go for a lucrative deal over playing in one of Europe's top leagues and going for more silverware.
Tottenham were second and one of the best teams of the world playing football. "I hope that he's going to stay but he wants to be in the Champions League, he wants to be in a club that is competing at least and it hasn't happened recently (at Arsenal)", the Frenchman said.
Because, according to a report , Prince Harry drove 100 miles to pick up Meghan Markle for the evening wedding party . The couple were married in St Mark's Church in Englefield, England overnight. Meghan Markle - known for her role in hit United States series " Suits " - is now linked to Prince Harry . Meghan allegedly stayed at Harry's home, the Kensington Palace, and was not spotted too much out.
Xavi has also been speaking about Juventus and how he wants to see them lift the trophy for Buffon , and should Alves win as well, many people will be asking for him to win the Ballon d'Or. Asked if he would be available to feature against Juventus in Cardiff, he replied: "I am happy and I am at 100 percent to be able to play". Both Real Madrid and Juventus are two of the strongest and most loved European football teams in the world, and a thrilling and nail-biting match is ...
Here, we look at some of the players the former Manchester United striker has overtaken on his way to the top through his prolific career in England and Spain. Celta, who eliminated Real in the Copa del Rey, bounced back as Daniel Wass stung the palms of Keylor Navas with a fiercely struck free-kick before Aspas fired just wide twice in quick succession.
Qualifying runs from June 26 to June, with the main tournament staged between July 3 to July 16. Wild cards are offered at the discretion of tournament officials to players whose ranking would not qualify them for the event on its own. "And an important effect of this decision will be the generation of more funds, which we will redeploy into our mission of getting more people to play tennis more often in 2017, again in 2018 and hopefully for many years to come".
In 33 combined postseason games , Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin have 42 points, including 13 goals. If there was one lesson from the latest defeat, veteran Marc Methot believed it was staying firm on the gas as far as that tight defensive structure is concerned, "because any opportunity where there's a lapse in judgment or a mistake on the ice there's a good chance one of those top two lines will capitalize on you".
The Americans will face Senegal next on Thursday, followed by closing group play against Saudi Arabia on May 28. The other two goals were scored by 17-year-old Josh Sargent . Luckily for Klinsmann, Fulham's Luca de la Torre struck a last-gasp equaliser and the match ended 3-3. In Group E, France defeated Honduras 3-0.
Both Premier League clubs posted short statements Tuesday on their Twitter accounts, with United saying: "We are deeply shocked by last night's bad events at the Manchester Arena". The statement urged fans to get to the stadium as early to allow time for "detailed checks". UEFA has moved to assure fans who plan to attend the match that heightened security measures have always been in place and urged spectators to arrive early to avoid delays outside the stadium.
Right now, we all know that he is bowling at his best and I would like him to continue doing that. "Nothing related to performance and (I) have mentioned it before", he quipped. Both have vast experience of global cricket and deep knowledge about the game". Defending 11, Bumrah conceded only six runs displaying brilliant variations of slower deliveries, including a few in the blockhole and not allowing even the likes of Brendon McCullum and Aaron Finch to score.
While it's not the most exciting way to spend your time, you should definitely jump into Injustice 2's tutorial before anything else. It takes place after the events of the first game, so if you skipped " Injustice ", you're going to be lost.
New Zealand's clash with South Africa promises to be the pool stage highlight, but reigning world champions the All Blacks will not be unduly anxious by a group that also features Italy , Africa 1 and the repechage victor. The United States and Canada are favourites to get the two Americas places, while Fiji , Samoa and Tonga are traditionally the strongest teams in Oceania.
It is Real Madrid's first league title since 2012 and Mata had some kind words for Zidane's men. "It's been a wonderful season for Real Madrid and on top of all that, when I'm saying their focus has been firmly on La Liga , they are back in the Champions League final again".
The team scored a convincing 2-0 victory over the tougher opponents Malaga with a goal scored each by Ronaldo and Karim Benzema. Barcelona's superior goal difference meant that if they failed to do that, The Catalonians would snatch the title, if they were to win at home to Eibar.
San Antonio: Ginobili (15 + 7 assists), mills (14), Simmons (13). Australia's Patty Mills may have played his last game for the San Antonio Spurs after they were eliminated from the NBA Western Conference finals by the Golden State Warriors in San Antonio .
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 . Though San Antonio won the fourth quarter, it was not enough for a victory. Even in what was possibly his final moments on the court, Ginobili could be seen giving out instructions to the young guns left as if the game was still winnable.
Graeme McDowell had a steady opening round with a 71, the same score as World number one Dustin Johnson . The former US PGA champion broke down in tears after withdrawing from the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play in March, the defending champion having played just six holes of his opening match against Pat Perez.
She said: "It's obviously a challenge with everything happening at once, but I'm really glad for the opportunity, I'll just try to ride the wave and enjoy it!" The 48 hours before the world's greatest annual flower show opens its gates to the celebrities and press and general public (from Tuesday to Sunday), the designers, landscapers and planting teams are putting the finishing touches to their creations that they have been planning for the best part of a year.
Even though the San Antonio Spurs are understandably playing this close to the vest going into Game 3 , they've elevated Leonard from doubtful to questionable in advance of what is nearly certainly a must-win occasion on Saturday night.
West Ham and Newcastle are looking into the possibility of landing Michy Batshuayi on loan next season. Today, the race hots-up to sign Michy Batshuayi .... There has been speculation a loan move could be on the cards for the former Marseille forward, with West Ham, Everton and Newcastle all interested.
But a points shift earned Poulter his card, and he took advantage of his opportunity this week. 1, 7 and 9, then refusing to blink or buckle under the back-nine pressure of the Stadium Course that has sometimes caused majors champions and double-digit winners to wilt.
They maintain this year's ideal 12-0 playoff win record and book a place in the NBA Finals against the victor of the Eastern Conference finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics . "Don't get me wrong, we appreciate this opportunity", Curry said. I suppose I should say something about Golden State in this recap. "Thirty teams suit up every year trying to get to this point".
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma , center, Parthiv Patel, left, and bowling coach Shane Bond pose for a picture with the Indian Premier League (IPL) trophies from last three wins after a press conference after their IPL 2017 win in Mumbai , India , Monday, May 22, 2017.
The game would be played in February of 2021. It's not unheard of - the NFL granted a waiver to MetLife Stadium to host an open-air Super Bowl in a cold-weather city three years ago - but it certainly complicates matters for the league and the LA Super Bowl host committee.
Jason Day has narrowly missed out on snapping his winning drought, losing a playoff to Billy Horschel at the Byron Nelson tournament in Texas. "It's a little disappointing but it's not the first tournament I'm going to lose", said Day.
A goal by Georginio Wijnaldum just before halftime settled Liverpool's nerves and Philippe Coutinho and Adam Lallana ensured the points after halftime as Liverpool ended one point above Arsene Wenger's Arsenal . "Maybe [we are more attractive] but it's one thing saying you're coming to play in the Champions League and another proving you're good enough to play in it".
Game 1 changed in that instant, the whole series changed along with it and the Warriors will become the first team in National Basketball Association history to start a postseason 12-0 if they win on Monday. They remained 96-78 ahead at the end of the third quarter and there was only going to be one victor from there, with the Warriors keeping the score ticking over to the buzzer.
Georgina "Gina" Callander of Tarleton in Lancashire is among the 22 victims to be killed from the Monday night explosion attack carried out just as Grande ended the sold-out concert at the Manchester Arena . It was her first concert. Grande, who was unharmed during the incident, tweeted that she was "broken" and added, "From the bottom of my heart, I am so so sorry".
She said: "This court can not know why Hernandez chose to end his life". The judge also cited a possible "mental disturbance" and concerns about reports just before his death that he was gay. Some states have doctrines similar to MA case law that says convictions aren't final until the merits of a defendant's appeal have been decided. "Despite the tragic ending to Aaron Hernandez's life, he should not reap the legal benefits of an antiquated rule", District Attorney Thomas M.
British Prime Minister Theresa May and police said the bomber died in the attack - something that went unmentioned in the Islamic State claim, which also had discrepancies with the events described by British officials. Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham said the city would "pull together", adding: "That's what we are". He said Manchester is "grieving today, but we are strong".
Arsenal , in all fairness, will be due a major overhaul in the summer, with the club failing to secure Champions League football next campaign. Onyekuru has quickly established himself as one of the brightest talents across Europe now, having scored 20 goals in 36 games for the Belgian side, so unsurprisingly, he has been attracting attention from some of Britain's biggest clubs.
The sixth-seeded Senators have already won six times in overtime, and won the Rangers series despite leading for 13 minutes of the first five games, and the comparisons to the miracle Habs of 1993 are already floating around in the glittering, pixie-dust air.
Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook , Houston's James Harden and San Anotnio's Kawhi Leonard were named finalists for the 2016-17 regular season. The First Team pretty much featured who you would expect in MVP candidates: Russell Westbrook , James Harden , Kawhi Leonard and LeBron James .
I hated it, because we were right there in good position to get a great finish-if not win the race-and I had to bail out. The Talladega victory was such a sweet redemption for Stenhouse, a MS native who considers it his home track. "It was just about retaliation to get back on him, and I just never had enough help from behind and just never got together". There is so much technology there, electronics, the hybrid system that needs to be linked with the combustion engine, the brake by wire, ...
He took the leaders Brad Keselowski and Jimmie Johnson three wide going into turn 1. Larson was feeling selfish, though, and won the first two stages, preventing an extra driver from clinching a spot in the final 10. Then just make it a two-lap shootout for all the marbles since that's pretty much when the best racing happened this year anyway. I thought we had it most of the race, but that's how racing goes.
Having missed out on a place in the Champions League last season, it's fair to say it'll be a massive disappointment if the club - now fourth - lose out at the 11th hour should fifth-place Arsenal have a favourable result on Sunday. His first shot was blocked but Welbeck beat Robles to the loose ball and then laid the ball on a plate for Sanchez to find the net. Everton looked more unsafe as the interval approached - four players going close in a mad scramble in the 38th minute before ...
Terry played his final match at Stamford Bridge for the Premier League champions on Sunday, the club captain starting the game before being substituted to a standing ovation in the 26th minute - an incident which is being looked at by the Football Association after a number of bets were reportedly placed on his withdrawal happening at that moment.
Prime Minister Theresa May said the police knew the identity of the bomber, who died in the blast late Monday, saying he meant to cause "maximum carnage". (5:30 p.m. ET), and the sound of wailing sirens cut through the smoky aftermath of the blast soon after. "Our hotels were working with police throughout the night, but we did not have a group of unaccompanied children at our hotel".