Celtics one win away from Conference Finals

The Boston Celtics continued their home-court mastery over Washington , taking charge early and going on to beat the Wizards 123-101 yesterday morning (Singapore time ) to grab a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference semi-final play-off series . More..

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Jurgen Klopp admits top-four finish vital for Liverpool's summer transfer business

The Reds beat Chelsea 2-1 at Stamford Bridge back in September, though that result was before Blues boss Antonio Conte adopted the 3-4-3 system which has seen the club storm to the brink of the title. "Of cours...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Arsenal earn rare win at Stoke to put pressure on Liverpool

Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud were on target as Arsenal won 2-0 at Southampton on Wednesday to move up to fifth in the Premier League and fuel their hopes of a late push for the top four. The Chilean de...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Holmes, Stanley share lead at THE PLAYERS

And another rugged day on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass, with higher wind and a harder playing surface, if that was possible, yielded an intriguing mix of pace-setters entering the weekend. This is Oosthui...More..

Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident

Leicester had been outplayed up to that point, but replied through Japan striker Shinji Okazaki's acrobatic volley in the 42nd and caused City problems in the closing stages. "I've seen that happen before (but)...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Conte warns Chelsea not to reluctant on Premier League victory

He said: "We're doing our damnedest to make it a competitive game and a good game". This was Chelsea 300th home win in the Premier League. "It's a good season and we want it to become a great season and t...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

D'Antoni: Harden may need more rest next season

Despite Leonard's absence, the Spurs throttled Houston 114-75 in Game 6 at the Toyota Center to advance to their first Western Conference Finals since 2014. They led 31-24 after one quarter and took con...More..

Sutton delivers verdict on Tottenham penalty incident in win v Arsenal
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Sutton delivers verdict on Tottenham penalty incident in win v Arsenal

The loss now means that Arsenal can no longer finish above their noisy neighbours for the first time in forever, and Spùrs fans celebrated such a fact. But this weekend will be really interesting because we p...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Watch all the goals as Man City hammer Crystal Palace 5-0

Their 5-0 thrashing at Manchester City on Saturday, plus Swansea City's win against Everton later that day, has increased the pressure on his team to beat Hull City on Sunday to maintain their Premier League st...More..

Browns get it when it comes to community service
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Browns get it when it comes to community service

Still, if anyone in this year's draft was tagged as a solo wrecking crew, it was Garrett, the whirlwind, mesmerizing pass rusher out of Texas A&M who prompted one scout to tell the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: "...More..

Saracens claim back-to-back European Champions Cup titles
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Saracens claim back-to-back European Champions Cup titles

Saracens , mindful of Clermont's fast start in the semi-final against Leinster, attacked from the outset. The last side to beat them in the competition remain the perennial bridesmaids - but despite Clermont...More..

Spurs roll over Rockets, into conference finals
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Spurs roll over Rockets, into conference finals

Golden State Warriors have too many stars for the San Antonio Spurs to keep track of. The Rockets were touted as favourites to win game six and force a deciding clash after Kawhi Leonard was ruled out with a...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

India recall Shami for Champions Trophy campaign

Manish Pandey has been drafted in as an extra batsman while Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be wicketkeeper, chairman of the selection panel, M.S.K. Prasad, told reporters. Highlights from Sunrisers Hyderabad's seven...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Spurs face quick turnaround before conference finals

Asked if Harden was injured, D'Antoni said, "He's been battling that cold, but nothing I know of". The game felt effectively over after the 1st half, even though the Rockets were only down 19 with one more half...More..

Ovechkin played through hamstring, knee injuries in playoffs
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Ovechkin played through hamstring, knee injuries in playoffs

The puck drops for Game 1 against Ottawa Saturday night at 7 p.m. on WPXI. Ottawa Senators' Mark Stone celebrates after scoring a goal during the first period of Game 6 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-r...More..

Man United: United out to spoil Spurs' big farewell
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Man United: United out to spoil Spurs' big farewell

United advanced 2-1 on aggregate, with Marcus Rashford's victor in the first leg last week ultimately proving the difference. Skomina, an worldwide referee since 2003, has presided over six Champions League m...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Capitals are running out of ways to try to beat the Penguins

Crosby's between-the-legs move made Alex Ovechkin , Niskanen and Dmitry Orlov converge on him, leaving Kessel wide open for a snipe from the faceoff circle at 13:04. "We've got to shoot it quicker before they ...More..

Manchester United and Real Madrid negotiate Bale's transfer
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Manchester United and Real Madrid negotiate Bale's transfer

The Red Devils' 10 shirt is now occupied by Wayne Rooney, considered "an institution" at the club, although he seems headed for the USA or China. With the clause in James' contract all but forcing Rooney out ...More..

Harden's great season for Rockets ends in embarrassing loss
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Harden's great season for Rockets ends in embarrassing loss

It's tough, especially the way we lost at home for Game 6. Rockets guard James Harden , a leading candidate for league MVP honors, was a surprising nonfactor as Houston faced elimination. The Rockets had...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

The Ottawa Senators await the victor of Caps-Penguins

They very obviously did not have the laser focus that playoff hockey requires and the Capitals made them pay. That rejiggered top line continued to pose problems for the Penguins, as it accounted for two of t...More..

Josh King fires Bournemouth to victory over battling Burnley
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Josh King fires Bournemouth to victory over battling Burnley

I am a Bournemouth player now, we have done well in the past couple of seasons and we want to get as many points as we can in these last two games to finish in the top half of the table. Boss Eddie Howe on wh...More..

Elaine Thompson overcomes slow start to win 100m at Shanghai meet
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Elaine Thompson overcomes slow start to win 100m at Shanghai meet

McLeod had meant to move to a seven-step start this season but told a news conference ahead of Saturday's Shanghai Diamond League, the meeting at which he ran 12.98 past year, he had been struggling with the ch...More..

'Two more finals' as Arsenal stay in top-four race
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

'Two more finals' as Arsenal stay in top-four race

But two goals in four minutes killed off any hope of a fightback and illustrated the confidence and form that Wenger's side has somehow found in the closing stages of a trying campaign. Raheem Sterling was in a...More..

Ajax withstands Lyon comeback to reach Europa League final
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Ajax withstands Lyon comeback to reach Europa League final

Ajax lost 3-1, but continues to play the Europa League final after a 4-1 win at home. Lyon battled back with two goals from Alexandre Lacazette and then a goal from Rachid Ghezzal in the 81st minute, but i...More..

Today's Yankees game rescheduled as part of Sunday doubleheader
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Today's Yankees game rescheduled as part of Sunday doubleheader

The rescheduled game will begin at 2:05 p.m. ET. "I've never talked this much internally about a rainout almost 24 hours in advance but I know the forecast doesn't look good", Hinch said. Only fans with ticke...More..