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Hahn's 64 gives him Nelson lead on a Day of birdie streaks

Hahn's 64 gives him Nelson lead on a Day of birdie streaks The win couldn't have come at a better time for Horschel, who came under some fire last week at the Players Championship when he appeared to toss his putter at his caddie. He had a triple bogey on No. 12, a hole Langer birdied. You know, prepping for tomorrow I feel like is so hard. The victory came in Thompson's third event since she lost the ANA Inspiration in a playoff after being penalized f... [Full Article...]

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win record 13th FA Cup

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win record 13th FA Cup Chelsea boss Antonio Conte could not secure a double in his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge and singled out Ramsey's goal and the dismissal of Moses as the turning points. There was widespread concern when it was announced that David Ospina would start in goal instead of Petr Cech. But there were few signs of ring-rust as the former Germany defender produced three crucial ... [Full Article...]

Aaron Ramsey gives Arsenal deserved FA Cup victory against Chelsea

Aaron Ramsey gives Arsenal deserved FA Cup victory against Chelsea His collection of six FA Cups and three Premier League titles stretched over 21 years, with the world's oldest knockout competition providing a bulwark against those who say Arsenal have stagnated (and now regressed) on his watch. When Alexis Sanchez put the ball in the net after four minutes, it appeared to be initially disallowed because Ramsey was adjudged to be interfering with play whil... [Full Article...]

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

But redemption would come quickly, as the Cavs posted double-digit wins in the next two home games, with James scoring 17 in each. They defeated him during the 2015 Finals and he got his revenge in historic fashion in 2016. At the very moment where the clock ran out in that series, the person James was embracing was Durant - telling the then-Thunder star, his offseason workout partner at t... [Full Article...]

LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

With the NBA's current cap setup, that makes it all but impossible for struggling teams to have a real shot at a title. O'Neal said James has certainly improved since the two were together in Cleveland , and no one would argue. The trio scored via drives, offensive rebounds, post-ups and 3-point shots. He also showed his potential to be a great two-way player , taking on the near impossible ... [Full Article...]

Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb

Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb Although Chelsea quickly bounced back from the loss of Moses to score an equaliser through Diego Costa , Arsenal then broke down their left - the flank Moses was patrolling - and Olivier Giroud crossed for Aaron Ramsey to restore their lead. [Full Article...]

Farmer leads Tigers past White Sox for doubleheader split

Farmer leads Tigers past White Sox for doubleheader split Fulmer gave up just one run and needed only 67 pitches to get through the first seven innings, before the White Sox tacked on two in the eighth. The teams waited out an 85-minute delay at the start of Game 2. Weather has put a dent in today's White Sox schedule. The Tigers right-hander did what he has done all season, pitching deep into the game effectively, but took his second consecutive har... [Full Article...]

Hamilton Bounces Back with Sensational Spanish GP Win

Vettel pitted a lap later but three-time world champion Hamilton had made up eight seconds and the two bumped wheels as the German rejoined the track into Turn One. Hamilton appeared to have been rendered breathless by the gripping duel at one stage, the Englishman panting on the team radio, although he had recovered sufficiently to praise the contest after the race. [Full Article...]

Sports psychologists think youthful Oilers are ready for pressure of Game 7

Sports psychologists think youthful Oilers are ready for pressure of Game 7 It stood to reason that Nashville was in a good spot to lean on a exhausted Anaheim team and pull away as the game wore on. To say Gibson had a shaky second round series against the Oilers would be an understatement, but he was one of the few Ducks to show up in Game 1. [Full Article...]

Wenger: Top Four Failure Won't Affect Arsenal Transfer Plans

Wenger: Top Four Failure Won't Affect Arsenal Transfer Plans But the boss says they must now look at the positives as the Gunners could still qualify for the Europa League with a higher points total than they had last season. The fact he holds such an achievement in high regard has been used against him in the past as Arsenal failed to win a title since their 2004 unbeaten campaign. [Full Article...]

LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List, Cavs Beat Celtics

There was no mention on the Garden scoreboard of James' feat. The Warriors won all six of their 2017 National Basketball Association playoff games at home. OAKLAND If you could script the first NBA Finals trilogy in history - which is what the Warriors and Cavaliers have now created - you'd probably want it to include the best player of the era right around the exact moment in time that he... [Full Article...]

Senators force Game 7

These are our go-to guys, and we need to go to them in game seven. The Penguins lack of offence has been the story of these playoffs. "I remember coming back after we lost 7-0, I was driving back talking to (defenceman) Dion (Phaneuf) and he was like, "We're going to get this series " and I was thinking the same thing". [Full Article...]

Draymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup

In the first championship meeting in 1952, Layne and Walker ran for TDs to give the Lions a 17-7 win and their first championship since 1935. "We need the best possible player that's gonna help us win, and I'm with that", said Thomas. James has been on this stage for seemingly an eternity now, and he's such a calming presence for his teammates to turn to when the lights are brightest. [Full Article...]

Warriors favored over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

I'm very happy about our accomplishment. And so, I think maybe there's just a lack of appreciation for greatness. "I thought we played a little too haphazard ( Thursday )", said Stevens. James, however, made sure to point out that "scoring" was "not number one" on his "agenda", drawing a bit of a contrast with Jordan. The Cleveland Cavaliers have won 10 of their last 15 road games. [Full Article...]

James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors

Yes, this was a tough way for it to end, as the Celtics got waxed at home by 33 points and were missing their best player, but simply getting to the Eastern Conference finals was a more than successful season in Boston . For the third time in as many TD Garden games in the series, the Cavaliers never trailed. Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were solid as well, combining for 39 points, whi... [Full Article...]

Cavaliers set franchise record, score 75 points in first half vs. Celtics

Cavaliers set franchise record, score 75 points in first half vs. Celtics In the clinching game, he scored 25 points and became the first player in National Basketball Association history to score at least 25 points in the Finals-clinching victory without previously doing so in that regular season or in the earlier playoff games that year. [Full Article...]

Tuchel desperate for cup win

Tuchel desperate for cup win Sokratis Papastathopoulos has hinted he could seek a move away from Borussia Dortmund in a bid to win more titles. Ousmane Dembele got his side off to a great start in the eighth minute when he eluded Jesus Vallejo on the right and curled the ball inside the far post. [Full Article...]

Halep says ankle injury is much better

Kvitova said her left, playing hand, was not in ideal shape but she was able to play. Should Murray advance to the semifinals, he could face No. 3 seed Stan Wawrinka, who won the French Open in 2015. Defending women's champion Garbine Muguruza opens against 2010 victor Francesca Schiavone and could face a semi-final against world number one Angelique Kerber , who starts against Ekaterina Ma... [Full Article...]

Els gives himself two-shot penalty at BMW PGA

Els, who is based in the United States but has a house on the Wentworth estate, received stinging criticism from some of his fellow players after masterminding extensive changes to the BMW PGA Championship venue in 2009. So I felt I didn't quite probably put it [back] exactly where I should have. "I'm hoping to win this week and then I'm in", he told a media conference on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Warriors coach Steve Kerr not yet ready to return to bench

James elected not to talk about the Warriors following the game, choosing instead to celebrate a third straight conference title in Cleveland and his seventh consecutive Finals trip. The Warriors will enter the Finals as the more rested team, having closed out the San Antonio Spurs on Monday in a series sweep. Green, for one, will appreciate all the hype around this series. [Full Article...]


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