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Author: 0 NewsAlert: Cavaliers beat Celtics; advance to NBA Finals against Warriors

King James has another throne. That being said, the Green-and-White still vastly exceeded expectations this season. Now, it's time for the rubber match. He watched Game 5 in street clothes. And the Celtics , a team that without Thomas relies heavily on ball movement, timely cuts to the basket and the need to knock down open shots, simply failed to once again take advantage of the opportunities - and there weren't many - the Cavs afforded them.

Author: 0 Celtics' 2013 trade with Nets pays off with No. 1 pick

Game tomorrow against a tough Cleveland team. "I know a lot of people are bummed out about the result". Lonzo Ball to the Lakers at No. 2? "I think that they can add to our team and help us in some capacity, but I think it's unsafe to think that a 19-year-old's going to come in and transform our franchise".

Author: 0 Jaylen Brown, Other Celtics Battling Injuries Before Game 5 Vs. Cavs

They built a 16-point lead early in Game 4, but fell victim to a waterfall of buckets from Kyrie Irving and LeBron James . Lue told reporters Wednesday that since the Celtics lost All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas to a season-ending hip injury in Game 2, Boston has become nearly impossible to scheme against.

Author: 0 Celtics look to avoid elimination in Boston on KPUG

Celtics coach Brad Stevens said though he's disappointed with how the season ended, he's encouraged that no one in Boston's locker room is satisfied just making it to the conference finals. "I told him not to take the moment for granted". But they displayed their superiority over the final two games to wrap up the series. Game 1 will be held at Oracle Arena on Thursday, June 1.

Author: 0 Arsenal Boss 'Doesn't Know' If Cup Final Will Be His Last Game

The Frenchman, who has been in charge for 21 years, has not revealed whether he will sign a new contract with the club. "We don't feel any pressure". "We were playing in a hostile environment", he said. "We will see if he can start", Wenger said. "Therefore, I just believe the club has a big job to do during the summer because you want to keep big players like Alexis and end all the speculation that could happen".

Sport Alomania takes center stage at Indianapolis 500
Author: 0 Alomania takes center stage at Indianapolis 500

He essentially turned the hallowed Brickyard into his own personal playground. Six races later, his first ever on an oval, Rossi won the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 . He crashed out of the 2007 and 2012 races and his 13th-place finish previous year was his worst result when he actually finished. "There was so much more grip and it's just very different to what I've experienced", said Button, the 2009 F1 champion.

Sport Master's best game not good enough for AlphaGo
Author: 0 Master's best game not good enough for AlphaGo

Reports by Chinese newspapers and websites on AlphaGo's victory Tuesday were brief, despite Ke's post-game news conference being packed with scores of reporters. Ke employed an ambitious strategy, opening up multiple fronts across the board in a move that online commentators said was an attempt to take advantage of AlphaGo's preference for certainty over game points.

Author: 0 Manchester terror may have more to it

Ariana Grande was left in "hysterics" after a sucide bomber targetted her concert in Manchester on Monday night and 22 people , many of them young children and teenagers, were ruthlessly killed. However, the leak of detailed photographs from the bomb scene from British forensic investigations to the New York Times has shifted the situation dramatically, with the anger palpable within Britain's security and intelligence services.

Sport Manchester United wins Europa League 2017
Author: 0 Manchester United wins Europa League 2017

United won the League Cup early in the season, true to his past, but the real target remained qualification for the UEFA Champions League . In this club it makes me feel that I did nothing especially because you have two legends [Busby and Ferguson] in terms of titles and trophies.

Author: 0 LeBron James surpasses Jordan as National Basketball Association playoffs scoring leader

The protagonist on the court traditionally has become LeBron James, who had to score 28 points to beat Michael Jordan and become the most productive player in the history of the playoffs. "I've always told you guys, anytime I'm linked to any of the greats, even the greatest in Mike, it's just an honour", James told reporters yesterday morning with the milestone looming.

Sport James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
Author: 0 James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors

As the second half was coming to a close, I was getting tweet after tweet about how the Golden State Warriors were going to be 7 point favorites in Game 1 of the NBA Finals one week from now. LeBron , Cavs finish off Celtics and head onto Golden StateLeBron calls the Warriors a "juggernaut'Rahm, Mickelson in contention after Round 1 at ColonialMelrose credits Penguins' character to make Finalsc The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook inst".

Author: 0 Focus on Silva's future after Hull City's fate is sealed

The Portuguese boss, 39, is out of contract in the summer and he refused to commit his future to the club , with recent reports linking him to Watford . The relegation battle that plagued Watford, Burnley FC, Swansea City , Hull City , Middlesbrough and Sunderland have finally reached its end with Hull , Middlesbrough and Sunderland relegated.

Sport Cloud of uncertainly looms over Wenger as Arsenal miss Champions League
Author: 0 Cloud of uncertainly looms over Wenger as Arsenal miss Champions League

The FA Cup final screening at the Emirates has been cancelled due to a security threat after the Manchester terror attacks . Mertesacker missed the first half the season with a serious knee injury and then struggled to get back into the Arsenal squad despite reportedly recovering from injury back in January.

Sport Players Championship: Sheffield's Danny Willett withdraws from tournament citing back injury
Author: 0 Players Championship: Sheffield's Danny Willett withdraws from tournament citing back injury

Garcia, 37, said he knew he hit "a good shot", but it could have gone "three yards past" the hole, or done "anything". "You know, I hit two flawless shots and I make a 5 on No. He told reporters: "I've been struggling with it a bit this week, and I sort of felt it for the first time on Sunday". "I hit a couple of tee shots practising on Monday and just didn't feel right and I've been getting treatment on it", McIlroy said.

Author: 0 Kim smashes Scott's record with Players Championship victory

On Saturday night at THE PLAYERS, my back began to flare up. And it wasn't just that hole. A three-putt bogey at 12, a routine par at the accessible par-5 16th and a wayward shot at the closing hole ended his chances - especially since Kim played bogey-free in the final round.

Author: 0 Youthful Ajax lose 2-0 to Manchester United in Europa League final

United's style in winning the trophy has been questioned, with Ajax head coach Peter Bosz branding it a "boring" final , but Mourinho defended his club's style of play. "We have won a trophy the club has never won so we are really happy". United manager Jose Mourinho told reporters: "If we could, we would obviously change the people's lives for this cup, immediately".

Author: 0 Players deserve Cup win, says Wenger

Wenger also added that he was unsure whether Saturday's game will be his last at the club. "You want people to enjoy life, it's absolutely unacceptable and really sad". Gabriel has been ruled out for 6-8 weeks but he confirmed that Alexis Sanchez will be fit for the clash. "We came back to training on Tuesday and we want to get ourselves ready".

Sport United's Europa league win gave Manchester a lift, says Ferguson
Author: 0 United's Europa league win gave Manchester a lift, says Ferguson

But the game was overshadowed by the deadly suicide attack at Manchester Arena, which also left dozens injured. "It meant a lot for the club, for us, especially for the city of Manchester", he told reporters. Wednesday night saw Wayne Rooney lift a third trophy of the season after United beat Ajax 2-0 in the Europa League final , but his introduction as a late substitute underlines how his status has changed.

Sport Leeds United manager Monk resigns despite contract extension offer
Author: 0 Leeds United manager Monk resigns despite contract extension offer

The former Swansea City boss joined Leeds at the start of the season and guided them to seventh in the second-tier Championship, just missing out on a playoff spot. Monk would become the first English-born manager appointed since the beginning of Pozzo's five-year reign, but the Italian has his eyes firmly fixed on Silva, whose future should be decided within the coming days.

Sport Bilic wants to sign 'game-changers' for West Ham
Author: 0 Bilic wants to sign 'game-changers' for West Ham

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has insisted the club need to sign "game-changers" this summer. That is despite many fans and pundits feeling Bilic has done a good job in hard circumstances this season with injuries, the Olympic Stadium move, the Dimitri Payet saga and poor recruitment taking its toll.

Author: 0 Richard Jefferson: LeBron's Game 3 performance due to illness

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) looks to drive on Boston Celtics' Terry Rozier (12) during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Cleveland. "I think he's going to be aggressive (in Game 4)", Boston shooting guard Avery Bradley said. "Be you. You got us to this point and continue to do that, ' so I just tried to find ways to get into the lane, get into transition, when they backed off shoot the jumper and felt very ...

Sport Ajax fans vandalised Stockholm stadium after Manchester United Europa League defeat
Author: 0 Ajax fans vandalised Stockholm stadium after Manchester United Europa League defeat

The players go to their national teams, two more matches, I can't do it. "The three years of contract gave me the idea that "I'm going to have these three years". "He's finished the season a bit better and I'm sure he'll take that into next year". Pogba and man of the match Ander Herrera both dedicated victory to the victims of Monday's devastating suicide bomb attack on concert-goers at Manchester Arena, which also left dozens injured.

Author: 0 Penguins beat Senators to reach Stanley Cup Final

Pittsburgh goaltender Matt Murray , playing on his 23rd birthday, stopped 27 of 29 Senators shots. Chris Kunitz scored the game-winning goal, but when Ian Cole talked about him after the Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final on Friday night, he focused on another moment.

Author: 0 NHL royalty vs. the rowdy neighbors in Stanley Cup Final

With a win tonight, the Sens would make their second Stanley Cup Finals appearance, whereas the Penguins would be making their sixth appearance. The Pittsburgh Penguins , not to mention other talented teams in the National Hockey League, continuously have to deal with inferior teams who take liberty with the rules when they know officials will not call the game correctly.

Author: 0 Game 7 offers chance at history for Penguins and Senators

With the home victory, Pittsburgh won its second straight Eastern Conference championship and will now seek to add another Stanley Cup title after winning the fourth in franchise history last season. Meanwhile on Elgin Street: is there anything more Canadian than firefighters supplying a generator so that hockey fans can watch the big game in their favourite bar? As for idiosyncrasies, this will be the first NHL Final with two coaches from the United States.

Author: 0 Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup

Pittsburgh will be trying to become the first repeat title winners since the Detroit claimed back-to-back Stanley Cups in 1997-98, while Ottawa fell short of making the National Hockey League finale for the first time since 2007. You can catch all of the action online via NBA Sports through your cable provider. He's tied for ninth all-time with 1.11 points per-game, sitting first among active players.

Sport FA Cup Final: Chelsea v Arsenal Preview
Author: 0 FA Cup Final: Chelsea v Arsenal Preview

Laurent Koscielny is suspended after seeing red against Everton last weekend, while Gabriel suffered a serious knee injury and will be absent. While he remains confident that he will play, it will out of his hands as he needs to pass strict FA and Premier League guidelines after suffering the blow to the head last Tuesday night.

Sport 72 hours on, wreckage of missing Sukhoi-30 found
Author: 0 72 hours on, wreckage of missing Sukhoi-30 found

The Sukhoi aircraft took off at 9:30 AM and went missing near Doulasang area of Arunachal Pradesh , the border area between India and China. While the wreckage was found in the forests near the China border, there is no word on its pilots.

Author: 0 James surpasses Jordan as all-time playoff scoring leader

But he said both he and his teammates continue to be inspired by their leader. "It's making us work", the Cavs coach said. "This team is a insane team". He showed no signs of lingering issues, though, beating several defenders off the dribble and handing out seven assists. And there will be reminders of the Halloween party that James threw for the Cavaliers last fall, with "3-1 Lead" - a nod to what the Warriors lost in last year's Finals - prominently displayed on the drum set.

Author: 0 Irving scores 42, leads Cavaliers to a win from Warriors rematch

James came alive in the fourth and scored 15, of his 34 points, in the period. "He was ecstatic. I told him I channeled my inner IT and he kind of laughed a little bit", Marcus Smart said, per Forsberg. That rumor has been circulating for a while, that the Clippers' free agent guard wants to win and sees a path to a ring through Gregg Popovich in San Antonio.

Author: 0 Jaylen Brown questionable for Game 5 due to hip injury

With the Eastern Conference finals-clinching win, the Cavs are heading to their third straight Finals, but for LeBron, this will be No. 7 in a row. Kyrie Irving scored 24 points (13 in the third quarter) and Kevin Love added 15 and 11 rebounds - again, all in three quarters.

Sport Arsenal Miss Out On Champions League Spot
Author: 0 Arsenal Miss Out On Champions League Spot

Before the 2016/17 Premier League season kicked off, there was at least one certainty: that there were at least six clubs with big-name managers who would be fighting for - at the very least - a Champions League spot come the end of the season.

Author: 0 Zverev downplays French Open chances despite Rome victory

In the semi-finals, world number two Djokovic was irresistible, hitting the ball hard, deep and wide at will, and given his current form, could very well make a bid for a second consecutive French Open title. Djokovic said he had been talking to Agassi, whom he called a "revolutionary player because he had this charisma", for only a few weeks. Agassi was the first player to do it once.

Sport Celtics were upset with talk focusing on Isaiah Thomas
Author: 0 Celtics were upset with talk focusing on Isaiah Thomas

Boston cut the Cavaliers' series lead to 2-1 as their improbable victory came despite the absence of star guard Isaiah Thomas , who is out for the remainder of the season with a hip injury. No sooner had last week's wild draft lottery dropped off the radar of the league's devoted UFO spotters ("Lemme guess: Boston goes first, then Lakers at No.

Sport Mourinho: 'Probably my most hard season as manager'
Author: 0 Mourinho: 'Probably my most hard season as manager'

After Manchester United's 2-0 win against AFC Ajax in the Uefa Europa League , Juan Mata was quick to dedicate the win to the victims of the Manchester terror attack. "Does this cup make the city of Manchester a little bit happy?" I've played for two Premier League clubs and they're the only two Premier League clubs I'll play for.

Author: 0 Man United Dedicate Europa League Trophy To Manchester Terror Victims

A night that began with a moment of silence, then applause, in memory of the 22 people who died at Manchester Arena on Monday ended with United completing their trophy collection through goals from Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan . "I don't know. Honestly, I don't know", he said. "I'll do that the next few weeks with my family while I'm away". "I think they deserved to win it tonight, they had a game plan which wasn't terribly attractive to watch, they worked and stuck to it, and it worked ...

Author: 0 'I don't know' - Arsene Wenger casts fresh doubts over his Arsenal future

That indignity will cost Arsenal an estimated £50 million ($65 million) in revenue and increase the pressure on Gunners boss Wenger, who has endured a miserable season filled with fan protests and calls for his resignation. And Manchester City , who Arsenal could have overtaken on goal difference, won 5-0 at Watford. Manager Jurgen Klopp signed seven players in the 2016 summer transfer window after the German coach took over the reins from Brendan Rodgers back in October 2015.

Author: 0 Koscielny banned for FA Cup final after losing appeal

The Frenchman, whose future will be decided at a board meeting after the game, has been Gunners boss since 1996 but his contract expires this summer. Ruthlessness has been the attribute that has knitted together the Chelsea sides of the post-2003 era after the arrival of one very wealthy man.

Author: 0 Premier League champion Chelsea calls off victory parade

Sizzling temperatures are expected on Saturday which could potentially help Arsenal's creative players, although Wenger is faced with a shortage of defenders with Laurent Koscielny suspended and Gabriel ruled out injured. "Look, I want to do it just to win the cup", he continued. Per Mertesacker has said Arsenal can not use the uncertainty surrounding Arsene Wenger's future as an excuse for their Premier League failure.

Author: 0 The 'No Fun League,' Relaxes End Zone Celebration Rules

Now, there will be more bodies available for that final game, and it will help teams not have to play key players, if they don't want to. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, pictured on SiriusXM NFL Radio during the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft at Philadelphia Museum of Art on April 27, 2017 in Philadelphia, announced rules changes for player celebrations .

Author: 0 Arsenal delivered a huge blow ahead of FA Cup final

Our situation is quite unusual.Asked if his Arsenal reign would extend from 21 years to 22 or 23, Wenger said: "I cannot answer that question at the moment"."As a club, with the way the season's panned out, it's not a [league] position we want to be in at all", Welbeck told Arsenal Player on Tuesday.

Sport Ronaldo's double puts Real on verge of La Liga title
Author: 0 Ronaldo's double puts Real on verge of La Liga title

Zidane had been changing the team's rotation over the last few months as Madrid also played the decisive stages of the Champions League. "You have to be positive". Real lead the standings on 90 points, three above Barcelona . Zinedine Zidane is on the verge of finishing his first full season as Real Madrid manager - here's how Cristiano Ronaldo rated it.

Sport LeBron James: Kyrie Irving is 'special talent' for Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 LeBron James: Kyrie Irving is 'special talent' for Cleveland Cavaliers

Boston Celtics' Jonas Jerebko, top, from Sweden, defends against Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James in the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Cleveland . As the stakes get higher and higher, his game gets higher and higher, but it was nothing surprising for me. We have to play a lot better in Game 4. In addition to Uncle Drew having a huge night, so did the Big Three as a whole, scoring or assisting on 103 of 112 total points ...

Sport Unified Chelsea deserved title triumph: Manager Antonio Conte
Author: 0 Unified Chelsea deserved title triumph: Manager Antonio Conte

Only one year later, to win in a league where there are big teams with great players and great managers, it's important to celebrate now. Cape Town - Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has not forgotten the club's struggles of last season, after they reclaimed the Premier League title on Friday.

Sport Maeda rallies Dodgers to 7-3 win over Cardinals
Author: 0 Maeda rallies Dodgers to 7-3 win over Cardinals

All nine starters for St. Louis went to the plate, with six of them reaching base in a three-run first inning that left Maeda and the Dodgers rattled. Maeda exited stage left after the fifth inning for Korean left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu, who made his debut as a in the first appearance out of the bullpen for the 30-year-old in his big league career.

Author: 0 Cavaliers' Tyronn Lue: 'I don't even think about' Warriors

Obstacles different even than the Warriors , who await the victor of the Eastern Conference Final . For as good of a coach as Brad Stevens is, the offensive sets, as sophisticated as they may be, can not make up for the talent and unselfish nature of Golden State.

Sport Manchester United Win Europa League, Dedicate Victory to Bombing Victims
Author: 0 Manchester United Win Europa League, Dedicate Victory to Bombing Victims

I don't want to see any global friendlies, I am selfish. "It's just a football game, just a trophy, but if we can support them with this just 1%, it's enough for us". Sir Alex guided the Reds to four European trophies including not one but two Champions League and the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup as well as the UEFA Super Cup.

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