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I don't know if Wenger can let go - Adams

There has been a deal agreed in principle for Wenger to extend his long stay at the club, yet Arsenal fans have been vocal in their opposition to the 67-year-old after the Gunners failed to qualify for the Champions League. They've just had a fantastic FA Cup win after an wonderful 20 years. Nevertheless, Adams, speaking about what he describes as Wenger's refusal to take him back to the club, added: 'I'd been at the club 23 years and they treated me like that? I don't know if he can let ... Read More

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Wenger says his future will be decided this week

Wenger says his future will be decided this week

Chelsea's remarkable season would have to be remembered as merely one of the most impressive league campaigns in the modern roll-call of Premier League champions. The 67-year-old also became the most successful coach in FA Cup history overtaking George Ramsay, who won six FA Cups with Aston Villa between 1887 and 1920. Read More

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has terms on two-year contract agreed

Wenger was ebullient about his side whose vibrant performance to outplay the Premier League champions he described as one of the proudest moments of his long career. "I invite you to live with me one day and one thing you can not question is my commitment". "Honestly, I did not see the situation". "I think I've got too much to give and I've learned too much not to pass that on, whether that's initially to a younger generation or eventually at this level". Read More

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James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals

He's nearly like a God. LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan as the National Basketball Association career points leader in the postseason. After a stout finish to Game 4, Irving came out firing in the second half of Game 5, and scored the Cavaliers' first 11 points. They have the stingiest defence in the playoffs this year, holding three opponents to an average of 99.1 points per 100 possessions, about nine points fewer than the average. Read More

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Reporter gets fired for 'racist' Indy 500 tweet

Reporter gets fired for 'racist' Indy 500 tweet

He's also reported for USA TODAY College and The Sacramento Bee, and he was editor in chief of The Orion, Chico State's student-run newspaper. Frei, who has written eight sports books and worked for The Sporting News , the Portland Oregonian and the defunct Rocky Mountain News as well as the Post , has not commented on Twitter since his dismissal. Read More

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Maryland Captures 2017 NCAA Lacrosse Championship with Win over Ohio State

Maryland Captures 2017 NCAA Lacrosse Championship with Win over Ohio State

But after Ohio State retained possession on the ensuing faceoff and had a chance to pull within one goal, Morris came up with a crucial save on a laser of a shot by LeClaire. Maryland earned some breathing room in the second quarter thanks to some solid defensive play while controlling the clock. The Terps held the Buckeyes scoreless for more than 20 minutes, including the entire second quarter. Read More

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Donald Trump: 'The Germans Are Bad, Very Bad' on Trade

Donald Trump: 'The Germans Are Bad, Very Bad' on Trade

On Thursday, Germany's Spiegel Online reported that there was a meeting with European Union officials in Brussels where Trump allegedly said , " The Germans are bad, very bad ". "I am not 100 percent sure that we can say today. that we have a common position, common opinion, about Russia", Tusk said. "Look at the millions of cars they're selling in the US". Read More

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Red Sox officially activate David Price for season debut

It's going to be a fun atmosphere and a fun time". "It's definitely a step in the right direction", said Price, who threw 88 pitches. I spent seven years here. I'm appreciative of that so I don't want to lose sight of that". Those beliefs led to Sale erupting twice publicly during the 2016 campaign, including a lengthy rant in spring training directed at executive vice president Kenny Williams after Adam LaRoche's abrupt retirement. Read More

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National Hockey League playoffs 2017: James Neal's goal gives Predators OT win over Ducks

Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg scores past Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson during the first period of Game 1 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals, Friday, May 12, 2017, in Anaheim , Calif. "I don't know how you cheer for a guy like that". Defensively, the Anaheim Ducks are allowing 2.4 goals per game and are killing 84.7 percent of their opponents power plays. Read More

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LeBron James says he's ready for Warriors-Cavs III

With a 3-pointer during the third quarter of Thursday' Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James notched his 5,988th career postseason point , passing Micahel Jordan for No. Kyrie Irving backed up his massive game four with 24 points and seven assists, while Kevin Love had a double-double, adding 11 boards to his 15 points. Read More

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Penguins draw even in series against Senators

Penguins draw even in series against Senators

They owe nothing to the game of hockey. The Pittsburgh Penguins host the Ottawa Senators in game one of the NHL Eastern Conference finals on May 13 at 7pm EST. That ruined Anderson's shot at his second shutout of the playoffs. The Sens are rocking a 87.5% penalty kill and will be up against Pittsburgh's high-powered powerplay operating at 21.6%. Read More

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Schindler prepares for party after seeing Huddersfield into Premier League

Schindler prepares for party after seeing Huddersfield into Premier League

Holloway was working as a TV pundit at the start of the season when he predicted the Terriers would be relegated by the end of the campaign. It was not personal with Holloway. "But from hero to zero in football is sometimes only a week, and they had the opportunity to become legends". Huddersfield made history by reaching the play-offs while finishing with a negative goal difference. Read More

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Cavs' Kevin Love: We're defending champs, not Finals underdogs

After all, he has slayed behemoths before. He is about to go to his seventh straight NBA Finals and has already proven that he is the best in the world. "Just the joy of being able to compete for a championship, if you add more pressure to it, I don't believe in it", Jame said. "You adapt to the style and that's the same thing that happened to me when I went to Miami". Read More

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Mijatovic magic, Zidane heartache - Real Madrid and Juventus' 1998 Champions League final

Mijatovic magic, Zidane heartache - Real Madrid and Juventus' 1998 Champions League final

Given the dominance in recent years of Cristiano Ronaldo, a key threat on Saturday when Juventus meet Real Madrid in Cardiff , and Barcelona nemesis Lionel Messi, such an accolade is not to be underestimated. Presumably he is not the only one who was happy as the Real management took a bold step in appointing him manager in January past year. But it's worth it because being in with a shout of winning a treble at the end of the season is very gratifying. Read More

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'King' James reigns as Cavs cruise

James scored 35 points , passing Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list along the way, and Kyrie Irving had 24 for Cleveland . Irving's previous career playoff high was 41 points, in Game 5 of the NBA Finals last season against the Golden State Warriors . Read More

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LeBron James Suggests Warriors Might Not Be Best Team He's Faced

The first quarter was immediately a warning of what was to come for the home team on the brink of defeat, starting with a strong run early out getting to a double digit lead, eventually going up by 20 points within the first period alone, helped by Kevin Love's first quarter hot hand, that we've all come to grow used to firing away 8 straight points to open the game. Read More

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Nadal, Djokovic cruise as Muguruza downs ex-champ

With Agassi seated in the stands, generally expressionless during the match and silent afterward, the No. 2-seeded Djokovic was not always at his clean-swinging best while beating Marcel Granollers 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 overnight (NZ time) to begin the defence of the title that allowed him to complete a career Grand Slam at Roland Garros a year ago. Read More

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Drivers walk away from horrifying crash at Indy500

Drivers walk away from horrifying crash at Indy500

The race was eventually taken out by Takuma Sato , who fought off a challenge from Helio Castroneves to become the first Japanese driver to win the Indy 500. It started to turn down, but I'd already picked that way to go. Dixon described the accident as a "wild ride" and said he was "just bummed for the whole team". Read More

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Monster mash: LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors

Monster mash: LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors

Golden State's Kevin Durant opened as the favorite to be named NBA Finals MVP on Wednesday at William Hill, the first Nevada sportsbook to offer odds on the Finals MVP. Obviously adding an MVP to a team that already has a two-time MVP makes them even more impressive. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James celebrates after sinking a three point shot during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics , on Thursday, May ... Read More

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Celtics find motivation in East finals loss to Cavaliers

Celtics find motivation in East finals loss to Cavaliers

And Brad's got them moving and cutting and playing with pace and everybody is a threat. What does matter is the chance to cement his own legacy, one that inspires young players to look beyond scoring as they develop their games. The Boston Celtics clearly had something to say about that. The Cleveland regulars were 16 of 33 from behind the arc through three quarters - after the Cavs went 19 of 39 on treys in a 44-point win in Game 2. Read More

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Arsenal Beat Chelsea 2-1 to Lift FA Cup

Arsenal Beat Chelsea 2-1 to Lift FA Cup

Despite almost everyone predicting a Chelsea win Arsenal started the match brilliantly and were deserved winners thanks to goals from Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey . And the Frenchman believes the victory over Antonio Conte's Chelsea is proof enough that he is the right man to continue as Arsenal boss. Only a minute later, a sublime pass from Alexis Sanchez found Mesut Ozil who chipped Chelsea's Courtois but Gary Cahill was there to clear the ball off the line and keep ... Read More

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Cowboys' Carroll arrrested on suspicion of DWI

Cowboys' Carroll arrrested on suspicion of DWI

So far no comment from Carroll or the Dallas Cowboys . On Monday, the news got worse for the Cowboys defense. Carroll signed with the Cowboys earlier this year during free agency to a three-year, $10 million deal. Carroll is a six-year National Football League veteran who previously played for the Philadelphia Eagles . The former foe was expected to help bring along three rookie cornerbacks Dallas' drafted back in April; Colorado's Chidobe Awuize, Michigan's Jourdan Lewis and Florida ... Read More

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Mystique vs. mayhem in unlikely Stanley Cup Final

I try to live day-by-day, go with that", Fleury said. Head coach Mike Sullivan pushes all the right buttons as he has done since taking over Pittsburgh's bench last season. Beating the defending champs likely comes down to whether Nashville can stifle Pittsburgh as they did Chicago, St. Louis and Anaheim. It certainly is a stern test for the Penguins, and they know it. Read More

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Proteas win 'dead' England ODI

At the birthplace of cricket, it was the English side that had to face a humiliation in the early overs of the match as they were reduced to 20 for 6 after 30 deliveries and henceforth becoming the first time in the history of ODIs to have lost six wickets in the first five overs. Read More

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Tiger Woods arrested in Florida for DUI

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida for DUI

The 14-time major champion's personal life came under scrutiny in 2009 when he was charged with careless driving outside his Florida home. The charges listed with his mugshot read: "DUI - Unlaw Blood Alch - DUI Alcohol or Drugs". The unbeatable golfer we once knew as Tiger Woods hasn't been the same since his ex-wife busted the windows out of his vehicle, dozens of women came out and exposed his cheating ways, and he was ultimately forced to go to sex rehab as a result. Read More

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Mike Trout Placed on the DL

Mike Trout Placed on the DL

Losing Trout for significant time would be a devastating blow to the Angels considering he is one of the best players in baseball and anchors the lineup. The 25-year-old will go to the disabled list for the first time in his career. "At this point and time, surgery is an option". Eric Young has been called up to take Trout's spot on the roster. Read More

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