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Kiwis win thriller on Swede penalty in America's Cup trials

This means France, Japan and Sweden all have two points, leaving the event wide open. Speaking in the press conference, helmsman Ainslie said: 'For sure we can do a better job with our communication. Although Ainslie's shore team managed to get the boat patched up and ready to sail again on the crystal-clear waters of Bermuda's Great Sound on Sunday, the British sailor and his team have now lost four of their five races.

Silver thinks LaVar Ball 'will settle down' once Lonzo is drafted

People have been wondering how much the antics of LaVar Ball have cost his son, former UCLA basketball standout and top NBA prospect Lonzo Ball . That equals $25.25 mil as his starting salary and about $146.45 million over five years. "The Lakers make the playoffs as soon as my boy gets there", LaVar said .

Bryce Harper suspended four games, Hunter Strickland suspended six games for brawl

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez throws against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in San Francisco . "I didn't know what to expect, really, but obviously it's a little much", Strickland said. If he did have a problem, he could've talked to me in BP about it and [said]: "'I didn't like the way you went about it.' But that's not human nature, I guess".

Joel Pereira eyeing Man United's No. 1 spot after Premier League debut

With the Europa League final against Ajax looming large on Wednesday, United will field an experimental side for Sunday's Premier League dead rubber. Rooney received a generous ovation from the United support as he came off in the closing minutes on what could be his final appearance at Old Trafford , 16-year-old prospect Gomes coming on in his place to round off a positive day for Mourinho's men.

Hamilton: Clear Ferrari are favouring Vettel

But his team are not likely to follow Ferrari's example and use team orders to favour one driver in the world championship. With the victory, Vettel extended his FIA World Drivers' Championship lead to 25 points ahead of the second-placed Hamilton .

Konta Suffers Shock Defeat, Murray through to Next Round

The 109th-ranked Hsieh beat Konta 1-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4 to reach the second round of the French Open for the second consecutive year. She said: "I know results-wise it doesn't reflect it necessarily, but the conversations I have with my coach and the way I feel, I've actually made a lot of improvements on this surface with every match that I played".

Be regulars in Champs League, urges Klopp

Champions League nights are expected to return to Anfield next season if the Reds manage to come out unscathed from the playoff round and get to the group stage. It is clear that Gerrard and Klopp have a strong relationship, with the Reds manager nearly acting as a mentor to the incoming U18s coach. That's what he gives players.

Tuchel hopes to continue as Borussia Dortmund boss

Tuchel also said that Aubameyang's chipped penalty was actually a pre-conceived plan that the Bundesliga's top-scorer had been working on prior to the final. Marco Reus and Marcel Schmelzer came off with injuries at the break and were replaced by Pulisic and Gonzalo Castro, with a particular pressure on the American youngster to make the difference for his side.

Tyronn Lue: Cleveland Cavaliers must avoid 'falling in love with the three'

It's the Eastern Conference finals. "They can not. We can not go to Boston 2-2 and then it becomes nearly an even series". The 93 points produced together by Irving, James and Love are the most they have amassed as a group and the second highest for a trio in team playoff history.

Manchester City confirms departure of Zabaleta after the end of the season

It is believed the 34-year-old is now earning about £230 000 (R3.9 million) a week, but will be a free agent next month. Sanchez teed up Mesut Ozil for Arsenal's second goal and scored their third - his 50th Premier League goal - after Peter Crouch had brought Stoke back into the game with a controversial handball goal.

Matt Murray was 'solid' for Penguins in return to starting role

That combined with the fact the Senators play a sytem that just isn't going to allow too much offense on the rush means Crosby and his linemates will have to generate in other areas at even strength. Matt Murray was back - and so was Sidney Crosby. That brought some life into the building, because it hadn't been pretty until then. Subban scored off a blast from the blue line to revive the standing-room only crowd with Forsberg helping screen Gibson.

Youthful Man United side beats Palace 2-0 in last EPL game

And it is understood he left the stadium within 20 minutes of the final whistle. Manchester United have been having ups and downs this season. "We will go together, some on crutches, others limping, but 11 starting and another seven substitutes will go to the field of battle representing and fighting for our group of brothers, for the Manchester United family".

New Zealand's Reid to miss Confederations Cup after knee surgery

Bilic also revealed that Andy Carroll will remain on the sidelines until the new season, after initially hoping he may be back in time for their last fixture. "He's so valuable for us and he makes such a big impact on our game that he is very important for us and when he's not available of course I feel it and the team feels it".

Monaco claim first French title in 17 years

But Germain got his goal in stoppage time when he rounded off a swift counter attack to signal the start of the celebrations as Monaco secured the long-awaited eighth title in their history. The Ligue 1 champions are keen to keep the youngster for at least another season with Real the favourites to take the forward to Spain, but the principality club are under no pressure to sell.

Conor McGregor applies for Nevada boxing license

Whatever happens I'm sure this fight will be full of blood, sweat, and trash talking. Mayweather will continue to beat on him and I don't think Conor knows how to defend himself with just his hands. The Hartlepool-based fighter who garnered attention in the amateur boxing ranks has closed that chapter, and is ready to build a name for herself amongst the greatest women in professional boxing.

Ex-Titans CB McCourty to sign with Browns

Sanu talked positively about Jackson as both a person and coach, and McCourty filed it away. His assimilation into one of the youngest groups in the National Football League will be buoyed by a past relationship with defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, who spent his 2013 with the Titans as a senior assistant.

Ronaldo, Zidane say Real Madrid's focus on title-clinching win vs. Malaga

Despite Cristiano Ronaldo's brace, Karim Benzema's tap-in and Toni Kroos' strike - which all ultimately defined the scoreline for Madrid - midfield maestro Isco played a remarkable part in his resounding outfit's attacking phases against Celta.

Gisele Bundchen: Tom Brady had a concussion last year

On Wednesday Bundchen told reporters, "He had a concussion previous year". According to a reporter for Rhode Island's Providence Journal , Patriots QB Tom Brady ended up on the injured list in the 2016-17 National Football League season for issues with his legs, mainly-thighs, knees, ankles.

LaVar Ball: Big Baller Brand is not a 'women's company'

Leahy's arguments had merit and are quite tame compared to the criticism that lies in wait for the Ball family once Lonzo Ball finally steps on to an National Basketball Association court. Leahy then called out Ball for threatening her, which he immediately denied. "My problem is you are a hater", Ball said, continuing to talk over her.

'Dr Phil' to air interview with Aaron Hernandez's fiancee

He was being housed in Souza-Baranowski prison while serving a life sentence for being convicted of killing Odin Lloyd in 2013. TBH, we don't blame Aaron's baby momma for having doubts about the specifics surrounding his death as the University Of Florida alum had just been acquitted of two murders and had filed an appeal for his homicide conviction.

Fernando Alonso departs Spain for Indy 500 practice

On Friday, Alonso lost all of FP1 to an engine failure and went off to continue his training by playing tennis, although he did get some running in the afternoon. "Conditions were quite tricky, quite windy, but my auto was always giving me confidence that I was able to push 100 percent". As for the possibility of Alonso rejoining Ferrari, the Scuderia's team principal Maurizio Arrivabene said cryptically: 'Why do we have to start talking about something that is distracting us?' I have a good ...

Red Bull takes 'massive' step with upgrade

He won last year's contest after the two Mercedes of eventual champion, now retired, Nico Rosberg and Hamilton collided on the opening lap. "If it's equal, I don't need luck to win but, at the moment, when you're a little bit behind, you do need a bit of luck, like we had a year ago".

Dallas Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to 6-year, $29.5M deal

That was back when there was only one high school in the suburban area north of downtown Dallas where the Stars' practice facility is located. Bishop played as an 18-year-old in the NAHL during the 2004-05 season for the Texas Tornado. The Stars are reportedly likely to buy out Niemi should neither be taken by the Golden Knights in the expansion draft. The 6-foot-7 Bishop played just seven games after the Kings acquired him from Tampa Bay to team up with Jonathan Quick.

Juve 'let guard drop' against Roma - Allegri

Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri believes the 3-1 defeat at Roma will act as a good wake-up call for his side. Despite the defeat, Juventus remain on top of the league table on 85 points, four clear of second-placed Roma with two games remaining for both sides.

Korean Kim becomes youngest to win Players Championship

Spain's Rafa Cabrera-Bello became the first player to record an albatross in the tournament's history and finished fourth alongside Stanley, the latter who joined Paul Azinger as the only ever player to birdie the iconic par-3 17th every round of the week.

Capitals vs. Penguins live stream, Game 2

Penguins C Sidney Crosby now has 10 goals and seven assists in 14 playoff games vs. Washington . The Washington Capitals will keep Vezina Trophy victor Braden Holtby as the starter in net when they face the Pittsburgh Penguins for Monday's Game 3, coach Barry Trotz announced Sunday.

Tottenham not concerned about Manchester United's interest in signing Eric Dier

Leave yours in the comments on the video! I didn't realise how big Tottenham were until I signed for them. But though football clubs move on, fans will always remember their team's old home - indeed, the supporters' old home. The pain barely registered as we made our way to our seats, all separated from each other because we bought them a month before the match, though all in block 19.

Alonso hits the court after latest McLaren problem

The F1 race will be held on Sunday. It was a hard start for Fernando at his home race in FP1, when he suffered an engine problem causing him to stop out on track at Turn Two on his first lap out of the garage. I'm happy with the team, but we are not winning. If Fernando Alonso's Month of May was meant to generate global interest in the 101st Indianapolis 500, consider the early returns an overwhelming success.The live online coverage of.

Lakers to meet with De'Aaron Fox

The Los Angeles Lakers continued their pre-draft preparation process at the NBA Draft Combine in Chicago Thursday when they met with De'Aaron Fox of Kentucky, according to Tania Ganguli of the Los Angeles Times . He thoroughly outplayed Lonzo Ball in the NCAA Tournament although Kentucky lost to UCLA earlier in the year. Of those three, NY appears to be favoring Ntilikina.

Avery Bradley-led Celtics thump Wizards

So far, they are 5-0 on their home floor in the playoffs. The victor of the series will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals. "I wanted to be aggressive". "That's how I got to play", Thomas said. Considering the fact that the Celtics had consistently put themselves in massive early holes in previous games, that first-quarter spurt was a welcome sign.