• John Wall's Last Second Three-Pointer Gives Wizards Game 6
John Wall's Last Second Three-Pointer Gives Wizards Game 6

Game 7 now heads back to Boston a chance to set a date with the well rested Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals. Next - Game Seven is back in Boston on Monday, May 15. After quietening talk of a funeral on Friday with his game victor, Wall will hope to put the final nail in the Celtics' coffin tomorrow. Meanwhile, the Celtics...

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  • Tottenham v Manchester United
Tottenham v Manchester United

Rooney has had more chances in the team in recent weeks as Mourinho has been forced to rotate players in the Europa League and Premier League but he just hasn't taken them. And it is the goals from academy graduate Kane over the last three seasons that have propelled the side up the standings. "I want to congratulate all and say thank you to the ...

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  • Virat Kohli in focus in inconsequential match
Virat Kohli in focus in inconsequential match

For RCB , the debutant Avesh Khan clocked good speeds and generated steep bounce, hit the bat high on the maker's name, and provided the first-over strike. When we look back, we can see we needed experience in these sorts of games. Karun Nair struggled early on but then got a few quick runs, courtesy the five boundaries he collected; he made 26 fr...

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"King Arthur" Disaster with $14.7 Mil Weekend on $175-Million-Plus Cost

Two major film distribution companies in Nigeria, Crimson Multimedia Ltd and Blue Pictures Film Distribution have come together to storm Nigerian cinemas with another blockbuster movie with the title, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. This truly added no value to the source material, but at very least provided a quality laugh out loud moment if you...

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  • RCB take wooden spoon, but end season with win
RCB take wooden spoon, but end season with win

Kohli also talked about potential retentions for next season. Corey Andesrson was then stumped by Vishnu Vinod off Head, but Pat Cummins blasted the bowler for a six only to get out the next ball. Kohli tried for another big shot on the next ball, but Zaheer anticipated it and sent a fuller delivery that messed his timing and it went straight to th...

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  • None of the foreign players took responsibility: Sehwag
None of the foreign players took responsibility: Sehwag

Mumbai needed 16 from the last over bowled by seamer Mohit Sharma and even though Pollard blasted a six off the second ball, he was then held scoreless from the next three, as the run chase fizzled. McClenaghan, Bumrah and Karn picked up one wicket apiece. Leg-spinner Karn Sharma (19 off 6) used the long handle to good effect, adding 31 for the s...

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  • French Socialists prepare to expel Manuel Valls
French Socialists prepare to expel Manuel Valls

In order to govern properly, Macron's fledgling political movement " En Marche " must now gather a majority in June's parliamentary elections. "Every support to the president is welcome", said Jean-Paul Delevoye, the president of the commission in charge of assessing candidates.

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  • Injured Yankees closer Chapman out for month
Injured Yankees closer Chapman out for month

The 29-year-old left-hander, a four-time All-Star, told Yankees manager Joe Girardi during the game that he felt fine, then went into the trainer's room after the final out and admitted he was hurt. Chapman initially remained in the game, then was removed after Jose Altuve's single. "I'm not anxious about it", Chapman said. Dellin Betances...

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  • Barritt and Vunipola looking forward to celebrating Saracens' Champions Cup win
Barritt and Vunipola looking forward to celebrating Saracens' Champions Cup win

However, full-back Goode's touchdown seven minutes from time ensured it was Saracens who retained their title. Wing Abendanon did well to haul down Ashton as he looked set to race through just moments after kick-off. "They have a very easy game plan and every player knows exactly what they have to be doing on the pitch at exactly the right time...

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  • Sergio Romero wants to stay at Old Trafford for a 'long time'
Sergio Romero wants to stay at Old Trafford for a 'long time'

I don't think the board feels like that because we have worked very hard. "I'm serious. I think he made one mistake". United remain on course to clinch a Champions League place by winning the Europa League in Stockholm after a nerve-shredding night at Old Trafford.

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  • West Brom will not 'roll over' for Chelsea, says Brunt
West Brom will not 'roll over' for Chelsea, says Brunt

If Antonio Conte's side beat West Brom and the Hawthorns then they'll be champions of England again, and we'll no longer be able to say that about Leicester City, but even if they don't win they'll still have home games against Watford and Sunderland to secure the trophy.

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  • Jose Mourinho Worried About Eric Bailly's Europa League Red Card
Jose Mourinho Worried About Eric Bailly's Europa League Red Card

Mourinho hailed his players for the attitude they showed as they came through to seal a spot in a final he feels can be a "perfect" end to the season, with Champions League football on offer for the victor in Stockholm . United will be without Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marcos Rojo, Ashley Young, Luke Shaw and Tim Fosu-Mensah for the Europa League fi...

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  • Syrian UN Association Supports Prisoners on Hunger Strike
Syrian UN Association Supports Prisoners on Hunger Strike

Prominent figures such as Palestinian resistance icon Leila Khaled , as well as students and community activists around the world, have also launched hunger strikes to support the prisoners. Meanwhile, Barghouti's lawyer, Khader Shkirat, said the Israel Prison Service abruptly canceled a planned prison meeting with his client that had been schedul...

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  • Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham at monetary disadvantage to rivals
Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham at monetary disadvantage to rivals

Mauricio Pochettino doesn't have any new injury concerns as Harry Winks and Erik Lamela remain long-term absentees with ankle and hip problems respectively. Spurs have spent plenty of money in recent seasons, but when it comes to throwing huge sums at the biggest names in the game the North London club's chairman Daniel Levy has steered clear.

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  • Novak Djokovic: 'It was a positive experience. Nadal deserved to win'
Novak Djokovic: 'It was a positive experience. Nadal deserved to win'

The nine-time Roland Garros victor is looking to continue his dominance on clay ahead of the second Grand Slam of the year, and he controlled much of his 50th meeting with the world number two. Remarkably for such a significant match , it was exactly a year since their last meeting, on 13 May 2016, a 6-5, 7-6 win to the Serb. Now he's in the quart...

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  • Players Championship: Louis Oosthuizen shares lead after round two at Sawgrass
Players Championship: Louis Oosthuizen shares lead after round two at Sawgrass

Si Woo Kim, of South Korea, takes a drop on the 16th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, May 13, 2017, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Phil Mickelson shot 78. This is the tournament professional golfers consider a fifth major because of the difficulty of the course and the overall quality of the field.

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  • Five questions in the English Premier League
Five questions in the English Premier League

Leaders since November, Chelsea face a pleasingly straightforward equation at West Bromwich Albion tomorrow: win and they will be Premier League champions. With 11 goals to his name in the last 11 appearances, Harry Kane is a clear 3/1 (4 .00) favourite to get the ball rolling, and 10/11 (1.91 ) to score anytime for the first time against this ...

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  • Frankie Edgar Breezes Past Yair Rodriguez With Doctor Stoppage
Frankie Edgar Breezes Past Yair Rodriguez With Doctor Stoppage

Edgar went back to the same formula in round two, scooping Rodriguez into the air and planting him on the mat. Frankie got in quality ground-and-pound when postured up, while Rodriguez was moving his legs around in search of a submission. Frankie Edgar (22-5-1) decimated Yair Rodriguez (10-2) and made his left eye look like an enlarged softball. ...

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  • Celtics Clean Up Errors, Use Collective Effort To Win Game 5
Celtics Clean Up Errors, Use Collective Effort To Win Game 5

With Boston down 4-2, Horford pulled down a rebound that could have gone to Wizards center Marcin Gortat. Avery Bradley scored 29 points and grabbed six rebounds to help the Celtics beat the Wizards , 123-101. "We were on the floor". Jared Weiss: I tried asking Scott Brooks if their defensive gameplan against the Horford and Thomas act...

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  • Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice
Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice

Asked about what his reaction was when he saw Alonso come to a smoky halt, Brown said: "Sadness". Alonso, who has half his $40m (£31.1m) salary paid by Honda , has had engine issues in three of four races. The two-time champion's contract with McLaren concludes at the end of this year, and Alonso has made it clear he wants to have a competitiv...

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  • That's the Tooth: Celtics guard Thomas has more dental work
That's the Tooth: Celtics guard Thomas has more dental work

He's expected to see more minutes in game four Sunday night. After the first half ended tied at 48, Washington came out of the break energized and ready to take control of the game, and that's exactly what they did. IU play the same way each and every night. "So I think that has to change". They also paid a lot more attention to me. That allowed ...

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  • Wales names squad for Tonga and Samoa matches
Wales names squad for Tonga and Samoa matches

The squad features no fewer than 13 uncapped players, nearly all of whom have come through the Wales U20 pathway. In the backs , Aled Davies, Steff Evans, Keelan Giles , Owen Williams, Rhun Williams and Tomos Williams are all in contention to make their Test bows.

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  • Bouchard knocks off Sharapova in Madrid
Bouchard knocks off Sharapova in Madrid

A win in the second round in Madrid against Canadian Eugenie Bouchard, one of the most outspoken players against Sharapova's return to tennis, could be enough to let the Russian qualify for Wimbledon on points, without needing a wild card. Bouchard's win is all the more remarkable because she hadn't managed to win a match in three-and-a-half months...

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  • Netherlands confirm Dick Advocaat has returned as coach for third time
Netherlands confirm Dick Advocaat has returned as coach for third time

Former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit has been named by media as a likely assistant for Advocaat. Advocaat's predecessor, Danny Blind, was sacked in March after the Dutch lost to Bulgaria in a 2018 World Cup qualifier. "We had two possible scenarios", Van Breukelen added. Advocaat is under contract until June 1 with the Turkish club, but should be...

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  • Allegri deflects praise after Juve move closer to treble
Allegri deflects praise after Juve move closer to treble

Juventus are unbeaten on home turf in all competition since Udinese's 1-0 result in August 2015 and the last Champions League side to win here was Bayern Munich in April 2013, followed by 13 Bianconeri victories and nine draws . Juventus head into the second leg of their semifinal matchup against Monaco with all of the momentum after def...

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  • Wenger: Arsenal win not a personal triumph against Mourinho
Wenger: Arsenal win not a personal triumph against Mourinho

We didn't score before them, just that. I don't enjoy. But today I tried to win. Slowly I think we became better and in the second half we controlled the game quite well. "The games where they've dropped the most points have been at home to the lesser teams", said Neville. They were crying. They walked in the streets with their head low.

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  • Warriors' Kevin Durant (calf strain) to return for Game 4
Warriors' Kevin Durant (calf strain) to return for Game 4

The Warriors showed no signs of slowing in the third. "My thoughts and prayers go out to Steve Kerr, man", said James, who squared off against the Warriors in the past two NBA Finals. Persistent headaches and pain resulted from the complications, forcing him to miss the first 43 games last season as he tried to rehab. There's not much to analyz...

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  • Capitals rally past Penguins in Game 5 to avoid elimination
Capitals rally past Penguins in Game 5 to avoid elimination

Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his goal at 7:20 of the third period against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Andre Burakovsky, Capitals - Burakovsky scored Washington's first goal on Saturday and then assisted on Backstrom's tying goal in the third that sparked the rally.

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  • Birthday boy Mertens nets 2 as Napoli beats Cagliari 3-1
Birthday boy Mertens nets 2 as Napoli beats Cagliari 3-1

They will take a 2-0 lead over Monaco into the second leg in Turin next week. With a nine-point lead on Roma, Juve will be mathematically assured a record sixth consecutive scudetto this weekend if they claim their fourth consecutive league win over Torino and AC Milan beat the capital side in Sunday's late game.

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  • 3 reasons why breaking the bank for Mesut Ozil is stupid
3 reasons why breaking the bank for Mesut Ozil is stupid

According to Jeremy Wilson of the Daily Telegraph , Arsenal are facing the prospect of losing out on their key transfer targets in the summer window due to the absence of Champions League football. The ex-United striker did make Souness eat his own words as he doubled Arsenal's lead before the hour mark as he headed Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's pin...

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  • IPL 2017: Match 46: Highlights: Bangalore Vs Kolkata; Narine plunders RCB bowlers
IPL 2017: Match 46: Highlights: Bangalore Vs Kolkata; Narine plunders RCB bowlers

They had it in the first six. Vohra's 28-ball knock was laced with one boundary and one six. Narine took over after that. Three huge sixes and a four in the first four balls of Badree set the tone for Narine's rest of the innings. The change of pace did the trick as Kohli was beaten by Yadav's delivery to be out LBW. He has averaged 39.71 runs ...

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  • Porzingis offers frequently used emojis as proof he didn't write Clippers tweet
Porzingis offers frequently used emojis as proof he didn't write Clippers tweet

The tweet came just days after the Knicks were reportedly shopping Porzingis to other teams after he skipped his exit meeting with team president Phil Jackson. Of course, the timing of the tweet-whether it was actually tweeted by Porzingis or not-was the flawless storm. He also stressed on the Carmelo Anthony trade rumours and suggested that "a lot...

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  • Big Baller Brand just presented themselves with a really big problem
Big Baller Brand just presented themselves with a really big problem

The ZO2 sneakers are much more expensive than the average Jordan shoe. Or, you can order the limited-edition ZO2 WET, which comes in a glass box with a floor mirror and LED lights, and is signed by Lonzo - but it'll set you back $995 United States dollars.

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  • Greipel wins Giro's stage two and takes overall lead
Greipel wins Giro's stage two and takes overall lead

Jasper Stuyven was third on another slow day at the Giro, with lots of crosswinds and some headwinds. With over 4,000 vertical metres of climbing, the race's second stage was animated by an early attack as six riders - Daniel Teklehaimanot (Dimension Data), Lukasz Owsian (CCC Sprandi Polkowice), Ilia Koshevoy (Wilier Triestina), Evgeny Shalunov...

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  • Messi close to new contract with Barca
Messi close to new contract with Barca

Carlos Carmona got the only goal midway through the second half to move Sporting to within three points of Leganes with two games remaining. Lionel Messi led the way once again as his goal against Villarreal took the Barcelona star to 50 goals for the season before any other player in Europe's major leagues.

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