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'Spurs aiming to heap more pressure on Chelsea'

There is still lots to play for this season. But we can't control what Chelsea do". "But it's a great feeling to know that it's hard for us to lose a match,...


Leafs dropped 5-4 in Game 4 to even series

It speaks to how rare playoff games in Toronto have been recently that it was only 10 Maple Leafs playoff games ago that Tucker leveled Sami Kapanen in the ...


More to life than football says Borussia Dortmund's Nuri Sahin

German media had questioned whether the game should have gone ahead so soon after Tuesday's attack in which three explosions went off as the Dortmund team bus t...


United still fighting for top four, says Mourinho

Because of course you can't move the same as five, ten or 15 years ago", said Ibrahimovic, who believed he was "getting better and better". 'I have been with ...


Serena Williams expecting first baby

Williams hinted of her pregnancy on Snapchat, posting a photo of herself appearing to show off her stomach with the caption "20 weeks". Williams, 35, previous...


Mercedes ready to rethink team orders approach

Ferrari did a better job. "I try to handle it but it eats you up a little inside so you have got to cope with it and move forward". Then, I lost position at the...


Clippers' Griffin to miss rest of playoffs with toe injury

Game 3 is next up for the Warriors and in case they didn't know their Game 3 history, coach Steve Kerr and his staff offered a reminder. And though he may b...


Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen expected to return for Game 1 of playoffs

We're one game ahead of schedule. "I didn't know the kids could be this good". A main reason behind the Blue Jackets three goal outburst was the fact Toronto ...


Sanchez & Ozil End Arsenal's Woeful Away Run

Arsenal's win at Middlesbrough on Monday was significant not just for the victory that keeps the Gunners in the top four race. While Gunners manager Arsen...


George insists comments were intended to motivate Pacers

Irving led Cleveland's scoring on a night when all of the champions' big guns fired. "We just gotta be able to make some plays down the stretch". George publicl...


Oilers hope to find more offence in Game 4

The series continues with Game 4 Tuesday night in San Jose . The Sharks set three notable franchise playoff records in the win: the seven-goal margin of ...


Bulls' Rondo fined for attempting to trip Celtics' Crowder

The Celtics are favored by 1.5 points. For the Celtics , Isaiah Thomas is expected to play after returning home to Tacoma, WA following Game 2 for the fune...


Boudreau: 'We were friggin' good' in Game 3

With that lack of production, it's no surprise that Minnesota is down three games to none. He was 16-7-2 with a.938 save percentage and three shutouts after Y...


Brighton and Hove Albion promoted to Premier League

Hughton has praised the Albion chief, who first made his money in poker, before stepping into the world of property investment and sports betting, as outstandin...


Yeo, Blues prep for Predators after five-game win over Wild

The goaltenders have been among the best players in the series. "We can't look at Game 6". Vladimir Tarasenko scored for the first time in the series, Alexa...


Rudy Gobert injury: Utah Jazz center hurt on 1st play against Clippers

Gordon Hayward posted a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Gobert crumpled to the ground, where he remained until his teammates helped him off. "We h...


Prince fans to mark anniversary of music superstar's death

He wrapped with an emotional " Purple Rain " and earned cheers and a standing ovation from those watching him on screen. The Young Fables' cover of " Purple R...


Hazard sends Chelsea into FA Cup final with victory vs Spurs

To see this type of game, I think England must be proud. 'It is great when you have the chance to play in this stadium, it is incredible and for our supporter...


Ex-Gator, NFL prospect Brantley charged with hitting woman

The misdemeanor battery charge accuses him of a retaliatory kick to the woman's head. Brantley, listed at 6-3, 300 pounds, played four seasons at Florida. It ...


Guardiola relying on FA Cup to salvage first season at City

But all eyes will be on Jesus and what role he may play, with Guardiola taking a decision after the team has travelled to London. As opposed to Chelsea and Sp...


Davis Cup: Australia clinches quarterfinal win over US

Italy had halved their deficit in the doubles on Saturday but Paolo Lorenzi was unable to keep their fightback going as Goffin won the fourth rubber 6-3 6-3 ...


Grayson Allen will return for senior season at Duke

Allen would have likely been a first-round pick if he left after his sophomore year but he regressed during his junior year and was surpassed by Luke Kennard ...


Rockets dig 0-2 hole for Russell Westbrook, Thunder

Although exact details about the postgame incident are unclear, Jenny Dial Creech of the Houston Chronicle noted Thunder supporters treated the guard, who i...


Grieving Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to funeral

It's just all-out effort and you just gotta continue doing your job; the play never stops until a person gets the rebound . It may take a lineup change, but ...


NCAA championships will return to North Carolina after rollback of 'bathroom law'

The organization announced on Tuesday that it had awarded men's basketball tournament games in 2020 and 2021 to the state , along with several other championsh...