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by | May 17, 2017 | 01:45

Kim carded a final round of 69 at Sawgrass to finish 10 under par, three shots ahead of Poulter and former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen. He became the second Asian victor of the Players Championship after his idol, South Korean KJ Choi, triumphed in 2011.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:20

Cory Joseph replaced Lowry in the starting lineup for Game 3 but had just four points in a 115-94 loss. "We've just got continue it and make sure that we have that consistent effort going into Game 3 ". The Cleveland Cavaliers have jolted the Toronto Raptors thus far in their Eastern Conference Semifinals game of the 2017 NBA Playoffs series. That won't be easy against the Cavaliers, the first team since the Minneapolis Lakers in 1949 and 1950 to win their first seven playoff games ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:02

The reigning National Basketball Association coach of the year is recovering from a procedure to alleviate debilitating symptoms stemming from two back surgeries in 2015. "He looks good", Brown said. He's the guy that laid the foundation and got everybody headed in the right directions. The Wizards and Celtics play Game 7 of their semifinal series Monday.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:55

But the Sixers should be fine with just that one pick. If Lakers General Manager Rob Pelinka and, by extension, President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson had their way, this will be the last time the team or its fans will have to be as concerned with that as they now are.

by | May 15, 2017 | 00:32

In the 6th, Max Kepler added an insurance run in the form of a solo blast to right. The 22-year-old Puerto Rico native boasts a 3-0 record with a 1.13 ERA in six starts while recording 39 strikeouts and just eight walks in 39 2/3 innings - allowing two earned runs combined in his last three outings.

by | May 15, 2017 | 00:11

They won the old European Cup three times in a row between 1970 and 1973 with a team heralded as one of the greatest of all time, boasting the iconic Johan Cruyff and playing a revolutionary brand of "total football". "We will try to win our remaining games and maybe we are in the top four". Mourinho has openly conceded the Europa League is their best chance of Champions League qualification.

by | May 15, 2017 | 00:08

Marco Silva felt Hull City were punished for their terrible start against Crystal Palace as defeat to Sam Allardyce's side confirmed their relegation from the Premier League. "We put the boys at the first to believe and fight until this moment". Hull's made their wishes clear in south London with chants of "we want you to stay" coming from the away end .

by | May 15, 2017 | 00:04

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino on the end of White Hart Lane: "If I feel there is something to take home to my house I will, but not my manager's seat - if I do I will have a big problem with my wife!" "Why shouldn't we win some trophies in the season at Wembley?" said Pochettino.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:19

Saracens' Billy Vunipola is tackled by ASM Clermont's Fritz Lee during the European Champions Cup Final at BT Murrayfield , Edinburgh , Scotland , Saturday May 13, 2017. "We just try and keep things enjoyable and keep it flowing during the week". "We did a lot of very good things, but couldn't quite get over their line.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:22

The double-world champion, who is paid a staggering £25million a year, has yet to reach the chequered flag this season. On Thursday, he told a news conference he would be open to offers from other teams if McLaren-Honda were not able to develop a potential race-winning auto for 2018 before the end of August.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:05

Because the current world record holder is Kenya's Dennis Kimetto who ran the marathon in two hours, two minutes and 57 seconds - which is pretty damn fast. Instead, runners completed 17.5 laps around the 2.4km Monza Formula One track. Kipchoge would have needed an average time of less than 4:35 per mile - an improvement of about seven seconds per mile on Kimetto's record, or around 2.5%.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:07

Tottenham Hotspur lost 1-0 at West Ham United. " But then we bounced back as a team very hard and we played very well ". "Everyone went out and enjoyed themselves and there was a little bit of pressure off, although that can sometimes be bad when you relax and don't do the right things".

by | May 14, 2017 | 03:38

Despite an inspired comeback effort, Lyon fell just short in their quest to reach the UEL final as Ajax were 5-4 winners on aggregate. But for all their dominance, Lyon could not make the numerical advantage count - Lacazette and Maxwel Cornet both going close as Ajax stood firm to claim a place in a European final for the first time since 1996.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:48

The Boston Celtics are averaging 107.8 points on 46.5 percent shooting and allowing 104.3 points on 45.4 percent shooting. Thomas scored 53 points in a game-two Boston victory but has been contained in the past two contests by Wizards defenders.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:31

He has also managed one hold and three strikeouts against three walks for the Red Sox this season. The Red Sox first baseman drew two walks against the Rays, making it five consecutive games he's reached base via walk. "There's been a major step forward", Boston manager John Farrell said of his team's offense. He left Wednesday's game in Milwaukee with a strained right shoulder after starting at first base.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:27

The 12-year slate includes two Labor Day night road contests - August 30, 2031, at Clemson and September 1, 2036, at Virginia Tech. That's the last of four new games added to the Hokies' slate. UVa lost its only meeting with the Irish so far, dropping a 34-27 game in Scott Stadium in 2015. But thanks to an extension of its partnership with the conference, the Irish will continue to play five games annually against ACC opponents for at least the next 20 years.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:26

Liverpool beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in September and held the Londoners to a draw on Merseyside in February, while the Reds have also claimed wins over Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham in 2016-17. "I would think that the better we finish, maybe the easier it would be". "We still have two games to play and we're very ambitious to climb up the table".

by | May 12, 2017 | 04:08

According to the Times , the victim told detectives that Jackson 'grabbed her, forcefully removed her clothing against her will and committed sexual battery '. To appease the 6-foot-4, 248-pound defensive end, the woman began to wash her hair in her bathtub while remaining clothed, the Sheriff's Office said.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:50

Masters champion Sergio Garcia and world number one Dustin Johnson were among those with late tee times. The morning groupings saw numerous game's biggest draws tackle the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass and there's a few names out there at 2-under that catch the eye, such as Rickie Fowler, Phil Mickelson and yes, Jason Day.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:39

The first-seeded Celtics completed an impressive 123-101 victory over the Washington Wizards Wednesday to claim a 3-2 series lead in the second round of the ongoing 2017 NBA Playoffs. They ran the offense through different players all the time. "Oh man. I just really enjoy playing with him", said Bradley, via ESPN . "They were the more physical team today", Wall said.

by | May 10, 2017 | 04:23

According to a report from the USA Today , the concussion spotters had no authority to pull Crosby off the ice after that Game 6 incident. But as we are learning today, those protocols can often be confusing, and on occasion, may be leaving players vulnerable.

by | May 10, 2017 | 04:19

Game 5 is Tuesday night in San Antonio with the series tied 2-2. Nene wasn't getting much time, but the majority of his minutes were hugely beneficial. The Spurs now need to play at their own pace. While he was not a major factor, averaging about 16 minutes in the series against the Spurs, Nene provided valuable depth for Houston as an extra big man.

by | May 10, 2017 | 04:09

Juventus head into the second leg of their semifinal matchup against Monaco with all of the momentum after defeating Monaco in Monaco 2-0 in the first leg thanks to a Gonzalo Higuain double. Leonardo Jardim's men continued to chip away and they created an opening in the 67th minute when Djibril Sidibe played in Mbappe on the left, but Gigi Buffon got down smartly to block the teenager's shot from a narrow angle.

by | May 10, 2017 | 04:02

Tewatia then dismissed Robin Uthappa for 0 and these two blows proved to be the turning point as KXIP bowlers came back strongly into the match . Powered by Sunil Narine's half-century - the joint-fastest half-century in the IPL - and his rollicking partnership with Chris Lynn, KKR chased down the target of 159 quite comfortably in 15.1 overs.

by | May 09, 2017 | 00:36

Jaden Schwartz pounding in a rebound from a Colton Parayko shot for what would prove to be the game-winner just:35 into the period. The Blues have gone on the road for a Game 6 in each of the last four postseasons. Yeo was happy with his team's resolve after the special teams struggles gave the Predators momentum. After advancing the second round for the third year in a row, the Predators have matched up against the St.

by | May 09, 2017 | 00:23

The racial slurs hurled by Fenway Park fans toward Orioles outfielder Adam Jones were a reminder of Boston's racial legacy around its sports teams. The other fan asked the offending fan to repeat and confirm what was said, then informed stadium security, who responded with an immediate ejection. He has been banned from Fenway Park .

by | May 09, 2017 | 00:04

Lewis Hamilton had a frustrating afternoon, making a good start initially but struggling in the second phase of acceleration as he stayed in fourth. Raikkonen has always been nicknamed "The Iceman" for his cool demeanor, but Bottas showed he can be just as chilled.

by | May 07, 2017 | 14:02

But with a price tag of $495, none of the distribution of a big brand, and Ball yet to even play a game in the National Basketball Association, it's more likely to flounder than bring in the money over time that Ball and his father might have seen from a lucrative endorsement deal.

by | May 07, 2017 | 14:00

Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger went 3-for-5 with two homers and four RBI as they topped the San Diego Padres 8-2 on Friday. Toles tried once to put a bunt down with runners at first and second in the seventh inning with the Dodgers trailing by one and Corey Seager and Justin Turner lined up behind him.

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:51

Villarreal, meanwhile, followed up their impressive 1-0 win at Atletico with a comfy 3-1 home win over Gijon that means they stay in 5th, five points behind Sevilla who now occupy the final Champions League spot. Spanish defender Vidal had his season end prematurely when he sustained a gruesome injury to his ankle in a league game against Alaves in February, and is only expected to return during the last leg of Barcelona's pre-season for 2017/18.