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Milner warns signings not to disrespect Liverpool by joining for Champions League

That late run this season has come a little too late, so late that Arsenal will miss out on a place in the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. Arsene Wenger at Emirates Stadium, London , England, May 21. That's probably what everybody wished before we started. Thumping first Leicester 6-1 in midweek and then sticking seven past relegated Hull showed just what this young, exciting Spurs side are capable of - with only an FA Cup semi-final defeat at the hands of Chelsea and ... Read More »

Instant Analysis: Preds, Ducks Clash in Playoffs Again

A physical game throughout, the Preds found themselves down early after a goal from the Duck's Jakob Silfverberg at the 5:15 mark of the first period. Rinne picked up right where he left off last season when Nashville eliminated Anaheim from the first round in seven games, but Gibson was similarly outstanding. Read More »

David Irving facing four-game suspension for PEDs

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According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , Irving is facing a four-game suspension stemming from the use of a product he had a marketing deal with. NFL players nearly always appeal failed drug tests and rarely does the league side with the players. Read More »

James Davison to fill in for Sebastien Bourdais in Indy 500

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Geoffrey Billows said. "I saw Sébastien this (Sunday) morning and he is better than I expected ". IndyCar officials said additional updates on Bourdais' condition would be released when available. Dixon, who won the iconic event in 2008 and finished runner-up in 2007 and 2012, turned in a four-lap run at an average of 370.685 km/h. Takuma Sato was second at 230.382, while Dixon was third at 230.333. Read More »

North Korea 'flatly rejects' United Nations vow to tighten sanctions

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Supervising the latest launch, Kim called the results "flawless and perfect " and proved the warhead's accuracy, instructing its deployment and mass-production, Pyongyang's official media said. The United Nations Security Council said Monday it would impose additional sanctions on North Korea in response to Pyongyang's latest launch of a ballistic missile at the weekend. Read More »

OJ Simpson could be paroled as early as October

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The former National Football League running back has been serving 33 years in a Nevada prison on burglary and kidnapping charges. These included armed robbery, kidnapping, and criminal conspiracy, according to USA Today . At his last parole hearing in 2013, Simpson said he regretted his actions and wished he had never went into a Las Vegas hotel room at the Palace Station hotel-casino, where he robbed a man at gunpoint for sports memorabilia. Read More »

K-pop group BTS beats US stars to win Billboard award

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After performing " My Heart Will Go On ", Celine Dion caught Cher performing on the TVs backstage. Miley, we love you more than ever. Under a glittering chandelier and dressed in a Met-worthy white gown, Dion wowed the audience with her performance and earned one of the biggest cheers of the night. Read More »

Deaths confirmed after explosions heard at Ariana Grande concert in England

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Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said that victims were being taken to eight hospitals and confirmed that children were among the dead. A fleet of ambulances raced to the scene in the city center as people fled the scene. Police advised the public to avoid the area around the Manchester Arena Monday night. Read More »

Wenger won't be drawn on Arsenal future

James Milner has told Liverpool's targets to not bother signing for the club if all they want is Champions League football. During the game against Everton , Arsenal fans held up banners with messages for Wenger to leave the club in the summer. Read More »

These Are the Victims of the Manchester Concert Bombing

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After the attack hundreds of people in Manchester took to social media to offer spare beds and rooms for those stranded in the city. "My deepest sympathies are with the victims, and with families who have lost loved ones, as well as those desperately waiting for news". Read More »

Chelsea youngster scores horror own goal on England U20 duty

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The Red Devils goalkeeper was turning out for England in a group stage meeting with Guinea. In the 24-team competition, which runs until June 11 in six South Korean cities, the top two from each of the six groups and the four best third-place teams will advance to the round of 16. Read More »

Last time they met in the playoffs: Warriors vs. Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs humbled the Houston Rockets 114-75 in a one-sided affair as James Harden and the Rockets didn't fire, but the Spurs , missing Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker , were unstoppable. Houston , which relied on its 3-point shooting to get this far, couldn't make shots from long-range going 13 of 40. "They've dominated the west, so that's the team to beat and it's gonna be a tough task for us for sure". Read More »

Harden, James top All

Both he and the Cavs flipped the switch in the postseason, but this remains a regular season award. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James walks upcourt during first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics , Friday, May 19, 2017, in Boston. Read More »

Kyle Busch scores $1 million with All-Star race victory

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His winning ways in lower divisions often gives fans a sour taste, but Busch was cheered as he excitedly pumped the checkered flag. Busch made the race-winning pass at the drop of the green flag as he almost went through the infield grass to the inside of leader Brad Keselowski . Read More »

'Cloud Computing' 13-1 Long Shot Wins 142nd Preakness by a Head

Lookin At Lee again came running late in Saturday's 142nd Preakness Stakes , but this time the Kentucky Derby runner-up and Lafayette product Corey Lanerie finished fourth as Cloud Computing won by a head over Classic Empire . It was just the dark brown colt's fourth career start, the fewest of any horse in the race, and only his second win. He has won two Derbys and two Belmonts, but he is still looking for his first Preakness victory. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers aim to stop Boston Celtics' momentum

My teammates did a great job of keeping us in the game and building that lead, but me personally, I didn't have it. "He made seven threes, made a couple of deep threes, and then I thought he got some threes off of offensive rebounds. Cleveland entered Game 3 leading National Basketball Association playoff teams in field-goal percentage (.433), 3-point percentage (.433), offensive rating (119.4) and 3-pointers per game (14.5). Read More »

San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Game 4

The 1989 and 2001 Los Angeles Lakers also entered the Finals unbeaten, going 11-0 when the first round was still a best-of-five affair. SAN ANTONIO (AP ) - Golden State made sure the inevitable was unavoidable. "I don't think he needs that". Ginobili scored 15 points in 32 minutes on Monday. "But at the end of the day, a win is a win, and you have to beat whoever is out there against you". Read More »

Celtics stun Cavs with Game 3 comeback, win

He put on an unforgettable 27 point, seven three-pointer, seven assist, five steal performance. Johnson has started nine of Boston's 16 playoff games, but he's been ineffective at both ends of the floor, averaging just 2.7 points and 2.1 rebounds per game. Read More »

Spurs' Leonard (ankle) out for Game 4

I don't follow it. "Because I don't know what's being said, I don't follow, but this is getting a little weird, it truly is". Durant has had to battle injuries this season, but he's had a pretty incredible season for Golden State. Boston played well, but I think the Spurs always have that mentality that they can win any game. The effort made Spurs coach Gregg Popovich smile and clap at times , but the Warriors' depth and talent proved too much for short-handed San Antonio . Read More »

Leonard to miss Game 4 with Spurs on brink of elimination

Pachulia missed Game 3 with a heel injury that continues to bother him. Will the Spurs be able to stave off elimination with a victory at the AT&T Center on Monday, or will Golden State punch their ticket to the 2017 NBA Finals? "I'm not surprised that we are up 3-0 - our goal is to win every game we play", Curry said. Read More »

Chelsea's Conte named Manager of the Year - LMA

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Last season's title victor Claudio Ranieri was spotted in the stands at Stamford Bridge , and Conte expressed his delight that he was able to replicate the achievement of his compatriot. actually, the latter was yesterday. Former captain Dennis Wise carried the gold-topped Premier League trophy to a rapidly-constructed dais and as Terry and Cahill lifted the trophy, blue-and-white bunting rained down on the players while cannons blew celebratory flames into the air. Read More »

Liverpool leave for Australia on Champions League high

Following their win over Middlesbrough at Anfield on Sunday, Liverpool will enter the qualifiers for the Champions League later this summer and will hope to book their seat at Europe's top table. We were playing in a hostile environment. When Liverpool last finished in the top four, in 2013-14, they failed to take advantage of the opportunity and signed a number of players who were not good enough to help advance the club. Read More »

Jontay Porter commits to Missouri

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Having his father as a coach was one of the biggest reasons Porter decided on Missouri . Playing alongside his older brother, Michael Porter Jr ., Porter averaged 14.3 points and 13.6 rebounds per game. serves as an assistant on Missouri's staff. On the court, Porter said he's most natural position is a stretch four, a power forward with extended shooting range. Read More »

Horschel pips Day in play-off

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His wife's treatment included a two-month stay at an outpatient facility in South Florida and it took place while he played on the PGA Tour and cared for their young daughter, Skylar. With the fourth PGA victory of his career, Horschel moved into 44th place in the world rankings and earned a spot in June's U.S. Open after failing to qualify for the last three major tournaments - 2016's U.S. Read More »

Celtics at Wizards: Watch It!

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According to the user who captured the exchange, a male heckler was "screaming all game" at Thomas to "take his toothless a- back to Boston ". After John Wall hit the first shot of the game, none of his points came easy. The Wizards got drubbed by 22 points, John Wall had his worst came of the playoffs and Boston finally looked every bit the 1-seed they constantly have been accused of not deserving. Read More »

Avery Bradley sinks winning shot as Celtics rally past Cavs 111-108

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My teammates did a great job of keeping us in the game and building that lead, but me personally, I didn't have it. It wasn't worth all four. We knew that coming into tonight. It was an intense moment made unusual by the fact that a Cavs fan would heckle James for an off night when James is the one who delivered Cleveland a championship last June. Read More »

Warriors Coach Mike Brown Nearly Arrested While Driving To The Game

He said he's been at practice and getting treatment. Leonard or no Leonard, Popovich insisted the series is over if his team doesn't get an attitude adjustment. Kevin Durant added 16 points for Golden State and Draymond Green had 13 points, nine rebounds, six assists, two steals and two blocks. Golden State was so dominant that it had more assists (39) than the Spurs had made field goals (37). Read More »

Antonio Conte Chelsea coach named manager of the year by peers

I hope to deserve this. Former Irish global Chris Hughton was also named Championship manager of the year, having brought Premier League promotion to Brighton & Hove Albion. Portsmouth' Paul Cook and Sheffield United's Chris Wilder clinched League Two and One respectively for 2016-17. With the increased influence of having won his maiden Premier League title, Conte has insisted that his top striker is essential to his team going forward. Read More »

Korean Kim Si-woo wins The 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 . The 41-year-old grabbed his chance at the TPC Sawgrass in Florida , finishing three shots behind victor Kim Si-woo at the PGA Tour's flagship event. Read More »

Novak Djokovic to work with Andre Agassi at French Open

He previously parted ways with longtime coach Marian Vajda in early May. On his decision to link-up with Agassi, who won five Grand Slams as a player, current world No 2 Djokovic said: 'Andre is someone that I have tremendous respect for as a person and as a player. Read More »

James Milner targets winning trophies as Liverpool's next step

Still, Arsenal will not want to cash in on one of the star footballers, especially given he only signed a new contract with the club in November. Former Burnley midfielder Joey Barton describes Jurgen Klopp's team as the "worst" Liverpool side that he has played against. Read More »

Boston Celtics beat the buzzer to end Cleveland Cavaliers' winning streak

Cavaliers betting matchup at Quicken Loans Arena. Bradley's shot from the left wing - off a play designed by coach Brad Stevens - bounced on the rim four times before going down. And that is when it hit him that these two games in Cleveland - the rest of the playoffs, for that matter - had changed. "That's all I can do, all I can control". Read More »

Kevin Durant says he made '100 percent correct decision' last summer

ABOUT THE WARRIORS: Kevin Durant took control of Game 3 with 19 of his 33 points in the third quarter and went 11-of-19 from the floor in the contest to mark his fifth straight postseason game shooting 50 percent or better. The San Antonio Spurs need a win here in order to force a game five on Wednesday. "On offense, no team is more unselfish finding the open man and that sort of thing". Read More »