Olivier Giroud grabs two as Arsenal pile pressure on Liverpool

Yet is that legend about to vanish at the 20th attempt? Performances have been vastly improved since they switched to a back three with wing-backs. The Gunners appear to have hit form at just the right time , winning four out of their last five Premier League matches. "I think we did well being patient in the first half". [Full Article...]

Man City hang on to beat Leicester and move third

Mahrez beat Willy Caballero with 13 minutes remaining but had slipped in his run-up and inadvertently struck the ball twice, once with each foot. The kicker may not play the ball again until it has been touched or played by another player on either team. [Full Article...]

I'd rather join Spurs than Arsenal, says 35-year-old

It's also the first time that this ever happens since Wenger is in charge if Arsenal . "We needed to win to keep our Champions League finishing position [hopes] alive and obviously we are very disappointed because it is a north London derby, it means a lot to the fans and it meant a lot to the club, to us". [Full Article...]

Rockets May Rethink James Harden's Rest During Regular Season

Hopefully, this Game 6 victory will have given Leonard the time he needs to fully recover, and it will leave the Spurs' other players feeling empowered and motivated heading into the next series. Added D'Antoni, "One game can't erase nine months of work". "He was wonderful on the boards and, of course, he passes it really, really well and gets the ball moving for us". [Full Article...]

Allardyce claims 'all five of the goals were avoidable'

Sam Allardyce says he wants Crystal Palace to secure Premier League safety by beating Hull City next week and not rely on favours from other teams. We had more. Guardiola's side enter the final stages of the Premier League season with a top four finish still in doubt due, according to the manager, to their failure in the opposition penalty area. [Full Article...]

Browns rookie Myles Garrett: 'I can't be a savior'

Browns rookie Myles Garrett: 'I can't be a savior' Evidently, just before the press conference, new defensive coordinator Gregg Williams had some words of wisdom for his young chess pieces, a bit of tough, fatherly love, but also advice from a boss. "Stay here and work", he said. Garrett believed he played pretty well in that game, so he was surprised to hear Smith say that he looked slow, but, again, he also understands that Smith is an Nationa... [Full Article...]

Spurs reach Western Conference finals with rout of Houston

Spurs reach Western Conference finals with rout of Houston Leonard suffered an ankle injury in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals that kept him out of Game 6 , though he was a game-time decision. But come the series against San Antonio, Harden, who played in 81 regular season games, shot 41.4 percent from the field and 30.8 percent from long range. [Full Article...]

Sharma, Ashwin named in India's Champions Trophy squad

India's specialist opener of late, KL Rahul, missed the bus as he is recuperating from a shoulder surgery. Shami, whose last one-day worldwide was the 2015 World Cup semi-final, replaced leg-spinner Amit Mishra while Sharma came in for opener Lokesh Rahul, who is recuperating from shoulder surgery. [Full Article...]

National Hockey League playoffs 2017: Penguins vs. Senators preview and prediction

National Hockey League playoffs 2017: Penguins vs. Senators preview and prediction Ovechkin was moved to the third line midway through the Penguins series but said that had nothing to do with the injuries. One would assume Brett Connolly of Prince George has played his last game with the underachieving Capitals. Asked what ailed Perron, Blues general manager Doug Armstrong responded: "If I had known a reason earlier, I would have shared it with him". "Those are two separate ... [Full Article...]

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard expected to play in Game 1 vs. Warriors

The last Spur to put up those numbers in a playoff game was Tim Duncan in 2008, coincidentally against the Phoenix Suns, who happened to be coached by Mike D'Antoni at the time . "And again, I feel so sorry for him because he's had an unbelievable [season]". For the Rockets, this is a disappointing end to what was otherwise an impressive season. [Full Article...]

Man United handed EL final ticket allocation; it's not many

Man United handed EL final ticket allocation; it's not many United, who beat the Spanish club 2-1 on aggregate, will now face Ajax in Stockholm in the final on May 24. And if we win the trophy, David wins the trophy because he played two matches against Feyenoord and against Fenerbahce . But another selection dilemma facing Mourinho is whether to keep the faith with Sergio Romero or turn to his first-choice goalkeeper, David De Gea . [Full Article...]

Real Madrid star signs agreement with Manchester United

Real Madrid star signs agreement with Manchester United Juan Mata has told Real Madrid target David De Gea there is no reason for the goalkeeper to leave Manchester United anytime soon. Manchester United star and Spain global De Gea is being tipped to finally make the move to Madrid after his proposed transfer in 2015 collapsed late in the window. [Full Article...]

Harden, Rockets left figuring out embarrassing exit

Sitting Leonard in Game 6 was a gamble by Popovich and he won big - San Antonio got the win without Leonard and that means four days off and treatment on the ankle before Game 1. He was out of sorts from the start and the Rockets were all but out of the game by halftime. "I don't know if it's true or not, but it's nearly like mentally it just zapped us", he said. [Full Article...]

Concussion spotters didn't have authority to remove Crosby

So, Game 7 at home. A home Game 7 in the playoffs against the Penguins? Yup, Game 6 was ugly and this is shaping up to be a worst case scenario but not all hope should be lost. That was a loss to the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 7 of the Cup Final that as, you guessed it, Williams sealed it with an empty-netter. When Sullivan was asked Tuesday afternoon if he could confirm that, he said "No". [Full Article...]

Arsenal maintain top four hunt with impressive Stoke victory

Arsenal maintain top four hunt with impressive Stoke victory Stoke's reply came through substitute Peter Crouch in the 67th, which made it 2-1. A fifth victory in six league games now hands Wenger a realistic aim of qualifying for the Champions League for a remarkable 21st consecutive season although performances such as this, of course, have simply begged the question why it has taken so long for the Gunners to hit their stride. [Full Article...]

Astros-Yankees game postponed; doubleheader on Sunday

Astros-Yankees game postponed; doubleheader on Sunday The first will start at 2:05 p.m. and the second will begin after the Derek Jeter ceremonies but will begin no earlier than 7:35 p.m. The ceremony for Jeter will begin no earlier than 6:35 p.m., per the team. Instead, the Yankees will finish up the series against the Astros tomorrow with a doubleheader. The game will be made up as part of a day / night doubleheader on Sunday, May 14. [Full Article...]

Cesc Fabregas 'very satisfied' after Chelsea's Premier League title win

I'm just very proud of the team - we deserved it". It's great. This is a dream come true. "For sure this is a dream". He did it again on Friday and once more his touch turned to gold with Belgian misfit Michy Batshuayi, a 76th minute replacement for Pedro, scoring the goal six minutes later that meant Chelsea's title party could start in earnest. [Full Article...]

The Spurs Have Evolved Their Way To Greatness

San Antonio will now face No. 1 seed Golden State in the Western Conference Finals. But as D'Antoni said, for the Rockets to become a proper challenger to the Spurs and Golden State Warriors, they have plenty of work to do. A 3-pointer by Harden not long after that got Houston within 20, but San Antonio scored the next four points to make it 77-53 a couple of minutes later. [Full Article...]

Son Beats Hazard, Bailly To EPL April Player Of The Month Award

In the last two seasons, Tottenham have outperformed many of their wealthier rivals in the Premier League despite often spending significantly less on wages and player transfers. This is my second time [winning the award] but I'm not finished with my second - I want to get a third one. Spurs will play next season's home games at Wembley while their new stadium is completed. [Full Article...]

EPL: Magician David Silva key to Manchester City's Euro dream

The Algerian scored the resulting spot kick, but it was ruled out after he was adjudged to have made contact with the ball twice. "The player taking the penalty kick must kick the ball forward". That was a stroll. Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel was one of many Foxes players to protest the awarding of Sterling's goal . Leicester pulled a goal back before the break in spectacu... [Full Article...]

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