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Author: 0 LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach National Basketball Association finals again

Download our online chat with Col. Brandon Pearce, chief information security officer for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. "I wear the number because of Mike", James said. It's been the best season of my career, but it's also been, as you guys know, the toughest year of my life. He finished the game with 35 points, booking his seventh straight finals appearance as the reigning champion Cavs wrapped up a 4-1 victory over the Celtics in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference ...

Author: 0 Clippers could lose Chris Paul to Spurs in free agency

By pretty much any criteria you can come up with, Paul is the best ever player to never reach even the NBA's penultimate round, a designation he can't be anxious to hold onto. "Popovich's commitment to rest - and the need to bring Dejounte Murray along - could add years to CP3's career". Even in a down year, he averaged 18.1 points and 9.

Author: 0 Alomania takes center stage at Indianapolis 500

Scott Dixon of the Chip Ganassi racing team took pole, while last year's champion Alex Rossi will start third. McLaren executive Zak Brown agrees, saying that Alonso's Indy 500 bid was a good opportunity for the British marque and for the Spaniard.

Author: 0 Arsenal sink Chelsea to claim FA Cup

I watch the game that is on the night but I don't look back what we have won, what we have done and all that, what we have lost. Antonio Conte shouts from the sidelines during Chelsea's FA Cup final loss to Arsenal on Saturday. "They surprised us a bit but I repeat, our first 25 minutes weren't good". Referee Anthony Taylor certainly seemed to think not. Rather than imploding, Arsenal was back in front within three minutes.

Sports What Jose Mourinho told his four debutants before Crystal Palace win
Author: 0 What Jose Mourinho told his four debutants before Crystal Palace win

It will be his second appearance in a Europa League final after losing the 2012 edition with Athletic to Atletico Madrid 3-0 after a thrilling run to the showpiece that included beating United 5-3 on aggregate in the last 16. " I've trained since I was eight for this moment ", the 21-year-old delightfully stated. " So, for it to come true today in front of everyone, I'm over the moon, speechless ".

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

The Ottawa Senators , meanwhile, were generally expected to squeak into the playoffs in a wildcard spot. The Penguins regrouped. Pairings have been fluid, and the team has spread the responsibility and minutes, with no defenseman averaging as many as 22 minutes a game in the playoffs.

Sports Phil Jones: 'Europa League final defining moment for Manchester United'
Author: 0 Phil Jones: 'Europa League final defining moment for Manchester United'

The Red Devils have already won a trophy this season - the EFL Cup - but they failed to break into the top four, eventually finishing sixth in the Premier League . Herrera also explained how a meeting with Mourinho saw him switch his role in the team this season - although he admits he still wants to score more goals for the club in the future.

Sports Travis hits grand slam, Blue Jays beat Rangers 7
Author: 0 Travis hits grand slam, Blue Jays beat Rangers 7

OUR PREDICTION: The Rangers have dropped four straight and are now 3-8 in their last 11 games following a loss. Toronto had a chance to add to their lead in the bottom of the eighth but with the bases loaded and one out, relief pitcher Tony Barnette struck out Pillar and Travis to end the inning.

Author: 0 NFL Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy Dead at 48

The cause of his death remains unknown but is not being investigated under suspicious circumstances. According to Kennedy's stepfather, Joe Harris, the defensive tackle had been experiencing headaches for the last week. So Kennedy went to Northwest Mississippi Community College in Senatobia, Mississippi. The Seahawks selected Kennedy No. 3 overall in the 1990 draft .

Author: 0 Luiz reveals he took pay cut to join Chelsea

Willian has a contract with the Pensioners that runs until June 2020 and insists he is happy at Stamford Bridge. "I think David arrived here in Chelsea with a lot of criticism", Conte said at a news briefing at Cobham Training Ground.

Author: 0 A sign for Juventus' future: 17-year-old Kean scores winner

Juventus ended the Serie A with a sign of the future as 17-year-old Moise Kean scored a stoppage-time victor in a 2-1 comeback victory over Bologna on Saturday. You don't get to play in a Champions League final every day. "He will play a good portion of the game, the most important part", he added. Atalanta , finishing well ahead of Lombardy cousins AC Milan and Inter, moved up to fourth, two points ahead of Lazio, before the capital side visit Crotone on Sunday.

Author: 0 Terry: This could be one of the greatest seasons in Chelsea's history

While Eden Hazard, Diego Costa and N'Golo Kante have been rightly highlighted as three of the best players in the Premier League right now, Neville considers the team Mourinho had during his first very successful spell at the club as the best with a similarly dominant core.

Sports David Price To Make One More Rehab Appearance With Pawtucket
Author: 0 David Price To Make One More Rehab Appearance With Pawtucket

Price allowed four of his five hits - including a leadoff home run - that inning and finished with four strikeouts and a walk. Sale is 5-2 with one save and a 2.60 ERA in 12 career games (seven starts) vs. As far as the offense goes, Boston now has the 8th best offense in terms of runs scored. "Watching on TV, there was plenty of swing and miss, it looked like there was plenty of power".

Sports Nova wins for first time in May as Pirates beat Phillies
Author: 0 Nova wins for first time in May as Pirates beat Phillies

He resembled the Nola who charmed Phillies fans with his first 25 career starts. The Phillies went hitless against Kuhl before Maikel Franco doubled with one out in the fifth. They have since added Ty Kelly into the mix after Altherr, originally the fourth outfielder, was bumped into a full-time role (in which he has excelled).

Author: 0 Prince William leads FA Cup final tribute to Manchester dead

The result means Arsene Wenger is the most successful manager in the competition's history with seven victories. Here, for every Arsenal fan to savour, we show the 79th-minute goal in glorious super slo-motion. But Arsenal continued to threaten on the break, Hector Bellerin working Courtois with a firm, low shot, and in the 68th minute the momentum tilted yet further in their direction.

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

It always was going to be Warriors-Cavaliers, and the only potential pitfall was injury. Cleveland , during the regular season scored 110.3 points per game, and allowed 107.2 per game. LeBron, going into his seventh straight NBA Finals series, had some wise words for those yet to play in the NBA Finals. In the first championship meeting in 1952, Layne and Walker ran for touchdowns to give the Lions a 17-7 win and their first championship since 1935.

Author: 0 Per Mertesacker returns to Arsenal starting line-up for FA Cup final

Arsenal took an early lead amid controversy, as Alexis Sanchez scored in the fifth minute to put the Gunners up 1-0 on their London rivals (and Premier League champions) Chelsea . Wenger celebrates at the final whistle. The flag duly went up, but Sanchez continued into the penalty area, Ramsey stood aside, and Sanchez fired past keeper Thibaut Courtois .

Author: 0 Stokes hits risky century in England's 330-6 v South Africa

England's Mark Wood played a key role in his side's tight win over South Africa . South Africa's bowlers improved from the first match of the series at Headingley in Leeds on Friday, when England won by 72 runs. And it was Plunkett who did the trick a second time, with a short ball which followed the South Africa captain as he tried to leave and ran over his glove for a second caught-behind.

Sports Exeter champions after extra-time win over Wasps
Author: 0 Exeter champions after extra-time win over Wasps

May 27 So it seems nice guys - and nice clubs - can finish first as Exeter Chiefs , nearly incredibly, find themselves as English rugby's Premiership champions after a gutsy extra-time victory over Wasps that was the epitome of their approach to the game.

Author: 0 Nadal beats Djokovic to make Madrid Open final

Nadal had to stave off a break point on his own serve to consolidate the break for 2-0. He was overtaken by Andy Murray at the World Tour Finals, and since winning Doha at the start of this year, had suffered early losses and an elbow injury, and his disrupted season was compounded ahead of Madrid with the announcement of a parting of the ways with his long-term coaching team.

Sports Pulisic draws foul for decisive penalty in German Cup final
Author: 0 Pulisic draws foul for decisive penalty in German Cup final

He has been the subject of transfer speculation linking him with a big-money move away in the summer. Frankfurst made a stellar start to the 2016-17 Bundesliga campaign before tumbling down to finish 11th overall, which in a way summed up their attempt to haul down a superior Dortmund on Saturday.

Author: 0 Ron & Don: Predators-Ducks Game 5 'most vicious' game ever seen

Racing down the ice in transition, Brandon Mountour threw a shot on goal. They have won three of the past five games played there in the postseason going back to a year ago and beat Pekka Rinne with three goals in Game 4. Johansen had one goal and three assists in four games against the Ducks, who deployed their shutdown defensive line centered by Ryan Kesler against Nashville's top line.

Sports Yankees manager Joe Girardi gets ejected, covers home plate in dirt
Author: 0 Yankees manager Joe Girardi gets ejected, covers home plate in dirt

The first game of this series will be played Friday night, May 19 at 7:10 p.m. They snapped a three-game losing streak and finished their six-game road trip at 3-3. RHP Chris Archer struck out a season-high 12 in 61/3 innings but took the loss after allowing three runs in the second on a day when the Rays managed only four hits.

Sports Dodt leads BMW PGA Championship by 1 shot after 3rd round
Author: 0 Dodt leads BMW PGA Championship by 1 shot after 3rd round

Italy's Molinari has finished in the top 10 here in four of the last five seasons and was delighted to again end his round with a double-birdie blast. 8, 11, 14 and 16 were completely rebuilt and another five were partially rebuilt. The 54-year-old Singh still plays primarily on the PGA Tour and is making his first start in the Senior PGA.