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by | May 31, 2018 | 09:24

Vegas outshot the Capitals 39-26, but the hustle stats in Game 2 went to Washington, which handed the expansion club just its second home loss of the postseason. After around 42 minutes of unbelievable hockey, two plays would turn this game from instant classic to NHL typical. Both teams promised a tighter checking game after Monday's 10-goal outburst, and Holtby and Fleury looked much better early before Neal opened the scoring at 7:58 of the first.

by | May 30, 2018 | 05:27

Williams won her first Grand Slam match since January 2017 on Tuesday, defeating No. 17 seed Ashleigh Barty in the first round of the French Open. Pliskova appeared rattled as she fell behind, 5-3, and lost two points on serve. "It's great to be in this draw and great to be back on a court that I have had great success at". Taylor Townsend's match against Myrtille Georges was just starting as Williams' was ending, and Alison Riske is set to face Simona Halep later in the day.

by | May 30, 2018 | 05:24

Houston will forever believe it would have won this series with a healthy Paul, while Golden State will point out the Iguodala injury was a series-changer of its own. But where the best player in the league may land next year can wait until July. However, the influence of the 28-year old wained at the end as the 2017 Champions hit their stride.

by | May 30, 2018 | 04:30

If it is the former, it will be the fourth finals in as many years featuring Golden State and Cleveland . No one else on the roster has been to a Finals. "But to get to this point again, we earned it". Tell us who was clutch in the comments! "We know what we have here and what we're trying to do". James is enjoying a postseason for the ages.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:44

I spoke to Prince Albert the other day and said maybe we should make it longer. "Or maybe we need to change the format of the race". "Doesn't feel great, but it's only one race". It looked as if the Red Bull driver might be easy pickings for the rest of the chasing pack but that was not to be as the Australian delivered a dominant drive with 25% less power.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:30

We wished him nothing but the best. Boston has seven days to trade Ramirez or release him. He was batting.341 with three home runs and 17 RBI's. "The three/four all depends who we're facing", manager Alex Cora said. Could the Twins be interested in Hanley Ramirez? And neither is Cherington, whose two worst and most expensive decisions - Ramirez and Sandoval, the "Gold Bust Twins", as our paper pegged them - are if not off the books at least out of the clubhouse.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:26

The Tigers, who haven't hosted since 2010, were not one of the 16 Regional hosts announced Sunday evening. The Razorbacks failed to advance in four of their previous six home regionals, including last season when they lost 3-2 to Missouri State in the regional championship game.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:06

James believes that they can outhustle, outsmart and out coach whoever they face in the final. For somebody to go through this their first time and go through a full National Basketball Association season - he played, I think, pretty much every game - and to be in these pressure situations in the playoffs, his composure, making play after play and really just poised and ready for moments all year.

by | May 27, 2018 | 15:00

Mourinho had also been looking at Serbian global Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, but the Italians' refusal to budge from their €100m asking price, despite missing out on the Champions League this season, has seen the Premier League side look elsewhere for midfield reinforcements.

by | May 27, 2018 | 14:54

Follow live cricket score of England vs Pakistan, 1st Test , here. After a miserable winter in Australia and New Zealand , England had a day to forget as they kicked off a new worldwide season against Pakistan at Lord's. But, in truth the damage had always been done by a pair of top-order slumps that saw England , so often dominant in early-season home conditions, dismissed for 184 in their first innings before declining to 110 for six second time around.

by | May 27, 2018 | 14:31

While Smith can't play worldwide or first-class cricket in his country, the ban doesn't extend to club cricket or global leagues - although his Indian Premier League (IPL ) franchise Rajasthan Royals chose to drop him for the 2018 edition.

by | May 27, 2018 | 14:24

Salah sprained ligaments in his left shoulder, according to the Egyptian FA, which said national team doctor Mohammed Abulela had been informed by Liverpool's medical team. For Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp this was a sixth successive loss in a final, including a 2013 Champions League loss to Bayern Munich while Borussia Dortmund coach .

by | May 26, 2018 | 06:56

This is arguably the worst team that LeBron has been on since his first tour of duty with the Cavaliers . King James now famously said after dropping the series opener that he had "zero level of concern". LeBron made half his 22 shots, but he passed up some others after getting near the hoop. "Yeah, that has to be our mindset", said Cavs coach Tyronn Lue.

by | May 26, 2018 | 06:52

The game which will be played at Eden Gardens will be nothing short of an IPL classic as both these teams have proved in the tournament that they can pack a punch. Rashid stepped on the gas in Prasidh Krishna's final over with two sixes that yielded 24 runs. Earlier, KKR bowlers did not get a wicket inside the powerplay but their pace battery of Mavi, Krishna and Russell bowled with pace and accuracy to stymie Sunrisers run flow.

by | May 26, 2018 | 06:49

While EA hasn't revealed the Madden NFL 19 cover athlete, it has assigned a former superstar to the "Hall of Fame" edition . The big new feature this year is "Real Player Motion", which promises to deliver more lifelike, spontaneous animations.

by | May 22, 2018 | 09:00

Asked if he could have tried harder to enjoy a more stable relationship with his Chelsea superiors, Conte answered: "It's not simple, it's not simple to answer this question". The two rivals, recently bitter enemies, embraced at the end of a final which was more notable for its first ever use of video technology than for any of the football on display.

by | May 22, 2018 | 09:01

Mr Cruz, who was abused by Chilean priest Fernando Karadima in the 1980s, said Francis had offered him a heartfelt apology. The man, Juan Carlos Cruz , is a survivor of sexual abuse by a Catholic priest, and last month spent three days with the Pope in an unprecedented event.

by | May 22, 2018 | 08:55

The United States earlier in the day demanded Iran make sweeping changes - from dropping its nuclear programme to pulling out of the Syrian civil war - or face sanctions as the Trump administration hardened its approach to Tehran. President Donald Trump has long said the 2015 deal with Iran - also signed by Britain, China, France, Germany and Russian Federation - did not go far enough, and now wants the Europeans and others to support his hardline strategy.

by | May 22, 2018 | 00:22

Golden State will look to take a commanding 3-1 series lead in Game 4 on Tuesday at Oracle. But the Rockets were just cooked in Game 3 - not only on the defensive end, allowing 126 points - but making their highly-touted offense regress three decades, mustering only 85 points on Sunday night on less than 40 percent shooting for the game.

by | May 18, 2018 | 03:14

After seeing off Manchester City in the quarter-finals and then Roma, they have a meeting with defending champions Real Madrid on May 26. The announcement comes less than a day after the Europa League final, during which Dimitri Payet cursed himself and his team by touching the trophy on his way out on to the pitch.