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Chelsea stars react to massive win over Middlesbrough

Goals from Diego Costa, Marcos Alonso and Nemanja Matic secured the victory, meaning Chelsea will win the title if they beat West Brom on Friday. In laying on the first and third goals, Cesc Fabregas also became the first ever player to reach 10 assists in six consecutive Premier League seasons. Read More »

We will see how Chelsea respond next season, says Arsene Wenger

Just not enough. All the games the same thing... we saw our games since the beginning of the season, many games where we've had the same feeling. Here's all the info you need about the ground . Bellerin has found himself lost in the team as a result of this new formation, having only managed a string of appearances in the final 20 minutes of matches, besides from replacing Chamberlain on Wednesday night. Read More »

Joshua keen on Klitschko rematch

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In his last fight, Fury outpointed Klitschko in Dusseldorf, flummoxing the giant Ukrainian and longtime heavyweight champion with his unorthodox movement in November of 2015. Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz has warned Anthony Joshua that he will knock him out "within eight rounds" should he be confirmed as the next mandatory challenger for the British world heavyweight champion. Read More »

Diamondbacks' Chris Iannetta Is Hit In The Face By 93 MPH Fastball

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Oddly, while the saga unfolded, the ballpark played a jaunty tune in an attempt to soothe onlookers as Iannetta finally had help walking off the field. Pollock injured himself on the hit and, with the D-backs out of position players, was pinch-run for by $200 million pitcher Zack Greinke. Jeff Mathis and Chris Herrmann will split the catching duties over the next seven days. Read More »

Warriors push Jazz around for 106-94 Game 1 win

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However, winning a road game in Warriors' home stadium is a much more a hard task. Since I'm friends with a lot of folks in Salt Lake City, I've had no problems getting around one of the finest and friendliest cities in the National Basketball Association. Read More »

Eliud Kipchoge Sets New Record in the History of Running

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The Kenyan as well as Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa and Zersenay Tadese of Eritrea, the world half-marathon record holder, began their race at break of dawn, running behind an arrow-head of pace-setters and a vehicle beaming a green line on the road behind it to show the required speed for the sub-two hours target. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez murder conviction thrown out by judge

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The reason? A legal principle called " abatement ab initio ". It's clear that Hernandez's goal for suicide was to have the murder conviction vacated and make a path for Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez to fight for the rest of his guaranteed National Football League money. Read More »

North Korea hails latest missile test as a 'breakthrough'

North Korea is banned under United Nations resolutions from engaging in nuclear and missile development, but has conducted its fifth nuclear test and a string of missile launches since the start of previous year. has sent warships and submarines to waters off the Korean Peninsula, engaged in drills with South Korean and Japanese forces, and has pushed for stronger economic sanctions on Pyongyang. Read More »

We suffered till the end - Mourinho

He said: "I think it's fair Sergio is going to play in the final and David accepts that, especially because (De Gea) has played three Europa League matches (group stage) already". "I analyse the individual performances of the players, try to understand who can give me a little bit more for the final". "So it's hard but we know what we are doing and I don't know other clubs, I don't know the way they think, I don't know what is important for them". Read More »

Tony Parker Spurs star to miss end of season over leg injury

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Parker was averaging 15.9 points and 3.1 assists this postseason. One Houston who disagreed, however, was forward Trevor Ariza , who said Parker's loss leaves a "huge hole" for the Spurs . I'm sure you can come back from that but at 34 How do you? While it might not feel as good in the end now, the Houston Rockets will have to use Parker's absence to benefit them. Read More »

Nadal edges out Thiem for fifth Madrid Masters

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It was Nadal's second straight win against the 23-year-old Austrian, coming two weeks after the Barcelona Open final when the fifth-ranked Spaniard cruised to victory in straight sets. I made a lot of unforced errors", added Djokovic. Real Madrid greats Raul and Cristiano Ronaldo were among those watching in the stands in the Caja Majica on a scorching day in the Spanish capital as Nadal continued his rampant start to the year. Read More »

NBA Playoffs: Draymond Green is six technical fouls away from suspension

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Kevin Durant had 38 points and 13 rebounds and the Golden State Warriors beat the Utah Jazz 102-91 Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinal series. Buoyed psychologically by hanging tough against the Golden State Thursday night despite ultimately losing, the Jazz should get significant added emotional juice in front of their own fans. Read More »

Alonso hit by Honda failure on FP1 outlap

Alonso even gave a shout-out to his hardworking but ultimately hobbled team after qualifying. "We knew we needed to put the ideal lap together", he said. And Alonso made it clear that McLaren must find a solution if it expects him to stick around next year. The Spaniard hoped that his performance would lift spirits within the McLaren-Honda camp after a hard start to the season, adding: "I'm happy for the team as well because they work so much". Read More »

East finals trip on line as Wizards, Celtics head to Game 7

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. John Wall hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 3.5 seconds to go and, with a foul to give, Washington's Kelly Oubre fouled Kelly Olynyk , which left just 1.7 seconds on the clock. Read More »

Washington Wizards: 3 keys to victory in Game 7 over Boston

Wizards point guard John Wall continues his magical postseason run by inbounding the ball and firing the go ahead three-pointer to take the 92-91 lead. - The quartet of Kelly Olynyk , Marcus Smart, Terry Rozier , and Jaylen Brown has certainly proved that notion correct. "It was kind of copy-catting what we did", said Wall, whose Wizards donned dark outfits before a regular-season game between these teams that are building a rivalry . Read More »

LA Expected To Interview De'Aaron Fox At NBA Draft Combine

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Still, Durant has painful memories of failing to bench-press 185 pounds at the combine. I was the worst player, and the first player didn't get drafted. "If he can be a pick-and-pop guy or even stretch his range out to the 3-point line, I could see him being a second-unit power forward or small-ball center", Fraschilla said. Read More »

Ryan nets overtime winner as Sens stun Pens in opener

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Even with the ugly shot numbers this postseason, and even without a couple of key players due to injury (which has nearly certainly contributed to those shot numbers), the Penguins have still found a way to average 3.23 goals per game in the playoffs, by far the highest mark in the league. Read More »

Mike D'Antoni to consider resting James Harden during next season

He'd pause the film, and we'd talk about Nash's ability to change pace, or how he was reading the defense, or how he always seemed to get guys the ball who hadn't touched it in a few possessions. Even after the All Star break, when their shooting declined, they were the top-scoring team in the National Basketball Association. D'Antoni was asked if that meant as good or even better than Nash, a 2-time MVP who ran the coach's "Seven Seconds Or Less" offense in Phoenix. Read More »

Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call, Microsoft warns

Infected computers appear to largely be out-of-date devices that organizations deemed not worth the price of upgrading or, in some cases, machines involved in manufacturing or hospital functions that proved too hard to patch without possibly disrupting crucial operations, security experts said. Read More »

West Brom v Chelsea preview

Cahill accepts some of the tension has lifted since Tottenham's defeat at the hands of West Ham last week but says Chelsea are not getting carried away just yet. Ancelotti's men finished with 86 points to United's 85, and they also broke the record for the most goals scored in a Premier League campaign, finishing up with 103 strikes from their 38 matches. Read More »

Sergio Romero happy to fight for his place at Manchester United

The versatile defender played the full 90 minutes as United lost 2-1 to Tottenham in the last game at White Hart Lane in it's current form, where Mourinho made eight changes. United will qualify for the Champions League if they beat Ajax and Mourinho added: "After 14 matches we are in the final". "So if we can win a third title (after the Community Shield and EFL Cup) it would be magnificent for us". Read More »

Real Madrid, Barcelona win to keep La Liga title race alive

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Both teams are level on points. The 32-year-old has scored 37 goals in all competitions this season, and netted Real's second and third goals against Sevilla to pass the 400 mark. "He's just got something, he's different", Zidane said. "We have one game left and the objective is to win it", he told TV station Movistar. "Anything can happen, but we always think positively and we'll give everything until the end". Read More »

Warriors in big comeback beat Spurs 113-111 in Game One

Kawhi Leonard scored 18 of his 26 points in the first half and LaMarcus Aldridge added 17 of his 28 in the opening two quarters as the Spurs seized a 62-42 half-time lead. This is the case for essentially every single championship team and has been on full display by the Golden State Warriors , one of the best teams in the league. Read More »

Conte to stay and improve Chelsea next season

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To compete both in Europe and the Premier League Chelsea probably needs another half-dozen players, but that's only part of the issue. Chelsea were a huge club drifting and in need of a proper shake-up when Antonio Conte arrived in July, around the time the Premier League's PR machine was in overdrive about the impending renewal of the Pep Guardiola-Jose Mourinho rivalry up in Manchester. Read More »

Rangers rally earlier for 5th straight win, 6-5 over A's

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Andrus then grounded a single through the left side of the infield to tie it at 4 before Mazara's second double of the game. Texas Rangers Carlos Gomez, left, dives back to first base against the pick off throw to Oakland Athletics first baseman Yonder Alonso (17) during the second inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, May 14, 2017. Read More »

Ozil enjoying his new position, Wenger claims

I am not in politics. "I am in a public job, some agree with me, some not". The 27-year-old's future beyond the end of the campaign remains in doubt, even though Wenger remains confident he will sign an extension to a deal that expires in 2018. Read More »

5-star point guard Trevon Duval commits to Duke

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The Blue Devils have also signed guard Jordan Goldwire , a three-star recruit ranked outside the top 100. The Blue Devils could go smaller and quicker with Duval, Allen and Trent on the court at the same time. After winning the ACC tournament but losing in the NCAA tournament's second round during a 28-9 season, the Blue Devils suffered significant losses. Read More »

Cavs move one game away from Eastern Conference Finals

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With the Cavs owning a 3-0 series lead, it's win or start the summer for Toronto . However, without Kyle Lowry - who sat out due to an ankle sprain he suffered in Game 2 - Toronto didn't have enough firepower to keep pace with the Cavaliers . Read More »

OH police officer accidentally brushes Fentanyl off shirt, overdoses

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A police officer was almost killed by an overdose Friday night after a traffic stop in East Liverpool, Ohio . Patrolman Chris Green reportedly entered the vehicle to stop the man from destroying the evidence. But East Liverpool Captain Patrick Wright told WKBN that the incident almost became fatal when Green returned to the police station and discovered some white powder on his uniform. Read More »

Si Woo Kim keeps his cool and wins Players Championship

Kim looked to be in his element on one of golf's most pressure-packed stages, even as he stood on the 17th tee box where dreams have died in the pond surrounding the par-3 island green at TPC Sawgrass. The players who began the day at the top of the leaderboard had no such luck. Stanley and countryman J.B. Holmes, who closed with an 84, were 54-hole co-leaders, but Holmes had bogeys on three of the first five holes and Stanley on two of the first four to stumble back. Read More »

CSN Wizards make a dumb Spygate joke after Celtics Game 5 win

For example, Wall falls asleep and loses sight of Bradley on this possession, but it's because the Celtics use Thomas as a screener at the point of attack. Boston will try to buck those trends at the Verizon Center tonight, while trying to continue another one. If the Celtics win, they would move on to host the Cleveland Cavaliers to open the Eastern Conference finals. Read More »

Red Sox Eject, Ban Fan Who Allegedly Used Racial Slur

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A bystander alerted Fenway Park security about the offending fan's actions after he twice used a version of a racial slur, according to the Associated Press . That said, they're just 1-5 in their last six games following a win. "We don't think that's the right way to play baseball". Kennedy said that, to his knowledge, this was the first time the team had banned a fan from Fenway Park for life. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: Sergio Romero will start Europa League final

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I have probably worked, this season, harder than ever. "In my personal analysis, I don't think that way". " Even if it was unfair, I don't think the rules will allow any chance of appeal ". Rio Ferdinand has warned Manchester United that the Red Devils will have to pay attention to the age of the players they try and bring to the club this summer. Read More »