Author: 0 Arsenal must maintain focus during final games, says Wenger

And after the winning performance, Wenger insisted that he had never doubted the character of his players, many of whom have been vociferously criticised by both the press and even the club's own supporters. Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech said: "Every game we try to give ourselves a chance". Maybe the City game gave us confidence. "Giroud came on and the second goal was very important for us, too".

Author: 0 Recovering Sidney Crosby skates at Penguins practice facility

No, this feels like more than that. Even Don Cherry, known for his Rock'em Sock'em Hockey highlight videos, has referred to the cross-check on Crosby as a "cheap shot" that warrants a suspension for the remainder of the series. Both teams will be trying desperately to win. But if the series goes to Game 6 (Monday) or 7 (Wednesday), there could be quite the decision to make. He cross-checks him (and is) looking right at him.

Sports Joshua ready to take out rivals 'one by one'
Author: 0 Joshua ready to take out rivals 'one by one'

Joshua earned around £15 million from the Klitschko fight in a huge jump in earnings for the young fighter. Joshua, who extended his unbeaten run to 19 fights, could face Klitschko in a rematch or challenge either Deontay Wilder (WBC champion) or Joseph Parker (WBO champion) for his next match.

Author: 0 Bottas wins first ever F1 race

Bottas's win, however, may make life awkward for Mercedes and Hamilton if Ferrari show favour for Vettel, who has 86 points ahead of Hamilton on 73 and Bottas on 63, with Raikkonen fourth on 49. The safety vehicle was instantly deployed before returning to the pit lane at the end of lap three. Valtteri Bottas expects relationships with Formula 1 rivals, and Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton , to get "more tricky" as the 2017 season intensifies.

Sports Klitschko 'one punch' from knocking Joshua out
Author: 0 Klitschko 'one punch' from knocking Joshua out

Even a rematch with Klitschko would be a fun fight. Joshua's powerful right uppercuts featured in all three of the knockdowns but the fight was close at the time of the stoppage: one judge had it 95-93 to Klitschko, while the other two scored it 96-93, 95-93 for Joshua.

Author: 0 Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches Champions League final

However, just as quickly as they'd come coursing out of the blocks, Diego Simeone's side nearly immediately began to ease off again as their cross-city rivals began to wrest back a foothold. "Everything can happen, but I see the team well, we are strong". But despite his lack of form, Benzema was still able to conjure up a moment of magic which effectively sent his team through to yet another Champions League final appearance.

Sports Spurs overcome Leonard injury, Harden to beat Rockets in OT
Author: 0 Spurs overcome Leonard injury, Harden to beat Rockets in OT

So is building a lead early in the game, and so is holding onto a lead once you have it. When James Harden left the game with 30 seconds to play in the first quarter, his Houston Rockets trailed the San Antonio Spurs by 3 points. Maybe San Antonio and Houston can still salvage the second round. "I was just trying to keep the boys in good spirits, good vibes, trying to let everyone know that whatever the case may be, we've still got this", Mills said.

Author: 0 Chelsea relegate Middlesbrough to move closer to PL title

Now we need to do another step. "Now we need to do another step". Chelsea will win the Premier League with a win at West Brom! "We have the possibility to do this on Friday against West Brom but for sure it won't be easy". "It's great for me, for my players, for the club to see this great atmosphere". "Now he's deserving this". Boro drop to the Championship after one season back among the elite, joining Sunderland in sinking into the second tier.

Author: 0 Celtics blow out Wizards 123-101

The Celtics put a variety of players on him including Isaiah Thomas , Marcus Smart , Terry Rozier and Avery Bradley . Boston shot 53%, Washington shot 39%. There were so many heroes in Game 5 for the Celtics . The home team has won all eight meetings between the Wizards and Celtics this season. "Oh jeez.

Author: 0 "Golden state" in a step from conference finals

Celtics at Wizards, 6:30 p.m. ET, TNT (Boston leads series 2-1) - If you thought the Warriors-Jazz game got chippy late, just wait until Sunday. A minor altercation occurred with 1:24 remaining in the contest, when Durant appeared to have shoved Gobert in the back on a boxout opportunity.

Author: 0 All Blacks draw Springboks in 2019 Rugby World Cup pool

Japan coach Jamie Joseph said Thursday that the Brave Blossoms were World Cup small fry, despite a breakout performance two years ago. . Uganda play Senegal, Tunisia, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Kenya in a bid to keep their 1A status amd have a clear shot at World Cup qualification when Africa's big boys battle next year with the exception of South Africa who already qualified as one of the top three teams from each pool in the 2015 Word Cup.

Author: 0 Wait over: Canelo, Triple G eager for September megafight

Golovkin (37-0,33 KOs) owns the International Boxing Federation, World Boxing Association and World Boxing Council middleweight titles. But with his impressive win and Golovkin recently being tested to the limit against Daniel Jacobs in March in what was his first win via a decision, many people feel the fight will be much closer than in recent years, including boxing trainer and commentator Teddy Atlas.

Author: 0 Desperate Capitals go back to Holtby for Game 3 vs. Penguins

The Predators say forward Kevin Fiala is recovering from surgery after breaking his left leg during Wednesday's playoff game against St. Louis. Take away the first minute and four seconds of the second period, when Sidney Crosby used his power-up to score twice, and the Penguins would have been left with a rather very bad opening to Round 2.

Sports Ducks vs Oilers Game 7 REACTION: SLAY THE DEMON
Author: 0 Ducks vs Oilers Game 7 REACTION: SLAY THE DEMON

Barry Trotz, the reigning Jack Adams Award victor as Coach of the Year, owns a proven track record to out-maneuver Pittsburgh in his 15 seasons in Nashville. Cogliano's first goal of the playoffs energized the home team and fans, forcing Kris Russell to block Antoine Vermette's shot from sailing into an open net less than 30 seconds later.

Sports Recent rout of Real Madrid boosts Atletico's hopes
Author: 0 Recent rout of Real Madrid boosts Atletico's hopes

The debate has gone beyond the teams' performances on the field, turning into a discussion about the moral values of the rich Madrid and the hard-working Atletico. "We have to keep a clean sheet and probably need to be a goal up at half time to switch the momentum in the tie and make Madrid nervous, so let's stay level-headed".

Sports Promoter Hearn rules out Joshua vs Fury fight
Author: 0 Promoter Hearn rules out Joshua vs Fury fight

As it stands, I think the best chance of a Fury fight is April 2018, at Wembley. "He knows everything he did". A clash with Mayweather could earn McGregor around £75 million. I wouldn't mind fighting him again if he wants the rematch. While a trip across the Atlantic could be next on his horizon, for a fight against the likes of Deontay Wilder, Fury will hope he is next in line to face the new heavyweight king.

Sports Terry Pluto: Browns First Round Draft Picks Gets a
Author: 0 Terry Pluto: Browns First Round Draft Picks Gets a "B+"

Brown didn't rule out taking a quarterback in this draft, and said it's possible the team could bundle its many assets to trade for a veteran QB. Cleveland will be followed by San Francisco, Chicago and Jacksonville. But the hours upon hours of meetings, discussions, evaluations and everything else that led up to the 2017 NFL Draft was about the class as a whole - not just No.

Author: 0 National Basketball Association star fined after social media catches him threatening fan

In Game 4 the Celtics' starting five averaged a -23.6 rating in the game, while their bench of Marcus Smart , Terry Rozier , Kelly Olynyk , Gerald Green, and Jaylen Brown averaged a +2.8 rating. The Wizards did a better job of containing him (although he did get to the line nearly immediately, proving that ranting about not getting calls works) and they were a lot quicker to throw double teams at him on the perimeter.

Sports Judge to hear arguments on bid to erase Hernandez conviction
Author: 0 Judge to hear arguments on bid to erase Hernandez conviction

Therefore this doctrine, called abatement ab initio , now erases Hernandez's first-degree murder conviction from 2015 in which he was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. The judge threw out Hernandez's conviction at the Fall River Justice Center. It's a rule stating that a defendant that is deceased will be treated as though they never were convicted of that crime.