These two teams have had two days off prior to Game 7, so both should be somewhat fresh. Thomas scored 29 points and had 12 assists, Olynyk scored a career-playoff high 26 points and the Celtics used a big fourth quarter to outlast the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Monday night.
Strike talk: David Warner, with a replica of the Ashes urn, has raised the spectre of industrial action before Australia faces England. While Lehmann does not think the Ashes will be under threat, he does concede that Australia's preparations for the 50-over tournament in England could be prone to distraction.
Headley rallies Yanks over Astros 11-6 before Jeter ceremony NEW YORK - The Yankees started celebrating even before ceremonies to retire Derek Jeter's No. And the fans wow I want to thank you guys for pushing me, for challenging me, making me accountable, more importantly for embracing me since day one..
Hamilton punched the air with visible delight as he produced a thrilling fightback to take what could be a pivotal win in this year's see-saw championship, having initially lost his lead to Vettel at the start of the race. "Then we came together with Max but it all started from the first touch, so what can you do?" "It all started when I got hit, my vehicle jumped a bit and you can not control after that", Raikkonen said.
Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez has defended manager Arsene Wenger , but again refused to commit his future to the Premier League club. He called on fans to lay off Wenger, with some having staged protest marches outside the Emirates before recent home games to demand that the manager steps down.
ANTONIO CONTE has incredibly confirmed he is "100 per cent" set to stay on as Chelsea boss, despite talk of him heading back to Italy. "I spoke to Thibaut Courtois right after the game last night, and he said people don't always appreciate the amount of effort we've all had to put in to buy into Antonio Conte, to take on board exactly the way he sees it and the way he believes it works".
It adds to titles Nadal has won in Monte Carlo and Barcelona and he will play in Rome this week before turning his attention to a quest for a 10th French Open title in Paris. "I wasn't building any points really". I just try to focus. "I did well in Monte Carlo and Barcelona, and also here". "I hope you understand and respect that".
I mean, he had a lot of matches played at the beginning of the year, and he did amazingly well". "And this year it's the same". Third seed Stan Wawrinka avenged his defeat by unpredictable Frenchman Benoit Paire in Madrid last week when the 2015 French Open champion won a topsy-turvy match 6-3 1-6 6-3.
Mourinho rejected the argument that United could lose momentum by fielding weakened teams in their last Premier League games. So if we can win a third title, or as you like to say, a second title, if we can do that it would be magnificent for us.
I don't lose time. "I hope the fans on Sunday support the team, they forgive some naivety, they forgive some lack of confidence and I hope Big Sam (Allardyce, Palace's manager) shows he's a good friend and he goes slow". Tells (Wilfried) Zaha to go slow, leaves (Christian) Benteke at home. There will be some changes to the team but my team want to play at Old Trafford, they don't want me to leave them out.
We are disappointed with the result. "It is disappointing with the result, now we wait for the Chelsea result then it's three games ahead to play", Pochettino told Sky Sports . "I think we approached the game well, we just lacked a bit of intensity and decisiveness at times and we didn't create enough chances for the possession we had".
The Tigers edged out a tight 5-4 win against the Orioles on Wednesday, but star first baseman Miguel Cabrera was a late scratch with a new injury. He sat out nine games earlier this season with a right groin strain . Orioles: Castillo was out with right shoulder tendinitis and had not played since April 30.
The Spurs are playing in Houston and with the Rockets in need of a win to stay alive, you better believe that they will be doing everything to get the win. Aldridge, who is in his 11th season and second in San Antonio, had failed to get out of the second round in his previous six postseason trips. One problem.
Michael Pineda went six innings to earn the win for NY. However, he came through for the Yankees with one of his best starts of the season. Their 16 hits matched a season high. Carter led off the inning with a single before Brett Gardner worked a walk. Hicks highlighted the inning with a three-run homer, his seventh of the season.
With Sunderland already relegated, David Moyes' Black Cats look to football in the Championship next season, for Arsenal , their Champions League destiny is out of their hands as they sit three points outside of the top four. "Of course, it's an exceptional achievement and I would like to say that, to score and provide in double figures, you need to be a special player". I want to make sure, absolutely, that we are in there but let's get to 75 points and see what happens.
The pooling was done on Wednesday in Japan where the Africa victor, hopefully Kenya Simbas, will play reigning champions New Zealand , South Africa and a repechage victor. Pool B consists of the current World Cup holders New Zealand plus former champions South Africa and Conor O'Shea's Italy . Ireland - a band one side - drew Scotland and hosts Japan in Pool A .
The Predators won 2-1. The challenge for Anaheim, then, is to use Nashville's pace against them and move the puck quicker than Predators players can move their feet. And the Nashville fans just keep getting louder with each game, drawing new respect and attention for the home atmosphere from across the National Hockey League.
However, not long after learning she was not to be granted a wild card for the French Open, where she twice won the tournament, Sharapova had to concede her match against the 16th seed when 2-1 up in the deciding set following a medical time out.
As far as the expansion draft is concerned Chiarelli says the Oilers are a middle of the pack team as far as the impact of the player they will lose to the Las Vegas Golden Knights on June 21. On the whole, though, this is one he'll like to forget. Anaheim last scored a PP goal in game two of the previous round. Ritchie released his shot just off the left half wall and even with the left circle.
I'm like, "Hey, I'm being bullied by Oakland PD or San Francisco PD in my own building, my own parking lot.' So I start to go a little bit, and another one pulls up: 'Hey, you!" "The only way I can process is that I don't think they believed".