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LeBron James surpassed Michael Jordan for the top spot on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list, scoring 35 points against Boston on Thursday night to reach 5,995 in his career. Jordan also leads only James in 30-point playoff games (Jordan had 109, James entered play with 94). I think we will use it as fuel, we will use it as motivation, but the idea of playing into it? "But for me, I'm just trying to put my mark on the game and leave a legacy behind so I can inspire the next group ...
  • Wenger Hints At Desire To Stay At Arsenal After FA Cup Win

    Wenger Hints At Desire To Stay At Arsenal After FA Cup Win

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    We are all proud to have done it. "In the second half we started very well and we created the chances to equalise". After that goal , we tried to play but they deserved it. So much for the idea that Wenger might choose to bow out on a high after winning the Cup. And, when asked if he knew it would be a good day when he scored after just four minutes of Saturday's final, Sanchez appeared to think the reporter was quizzing him about his future at Arsenal .
  • We will learn from United'sperformance, says Ajax coach

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    Mourinho agreed with European governing body UEFA's decision to allow the match to go ahead, but said the victory would always be associated with sad thoughts about what happened in Manchester. "There are lots of poets in football, the poets don't win many titles, we knew where they were better than us, and us better than them", he said. "It is the end of a very hard season", the coach admitted.
  • Diego Costa says he won't go to China, only to Atletico

    Diego Costa says he won't go to China, only to Atletico

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    The Spanish worldwide might have been linked with a big-money move to Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjian at the end of the season, but the player himself has denied any interest from his side of moving to the Far East at this stage of his career.
  • Cavaliers slay Celtics to reach NBA Finals

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    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James , top, shoots over Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder during the first half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Boston . Furthermore, Golden State leads all playoff teams in points per game (118.3), field goal percentage (50.2) and assists per game (27.8), and it is second in offensive efficiency (115.8 points per 100 possessions).
  • Journalists flock to IMS to interview 500 drivers on Media Day

    Journalists flock to IMS to interview 500 drivers on Media Day

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    The green flag is normally dropped at 12.19pm, waving the way for drivers' to take on 200 laps of the 2.5 mile-long Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval circuit. It's been very impressive, honestly. The 2009 world champion had not driven a Formula One auto for seven months and was accelerating around one of the trickiest of tracks in a McLaren that was wider and faster than the one he last raced .
  • Arsenal beats Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup

    Arsenal beats Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup

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    The Wenger debate has divided the club's supporters this season , creating what Wenger describes as a "hostile" environment which has effected his players. "I've won a few Doubles", he said , "And I know that when a team is on a high, to break that, takes something special". Alexis Sanchez controversially put Arsenal ahead, after referee Anthony Taylor failed to spot the blatant handball by the Columbian and incorrectly deemed the offside Ramsey was not interfering with play .
  • Eden Hazard reacts to Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea transfer reports

    Eden Hazard reacts to Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea transfer reports

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    The Belgian worldwide is now keen on playing Champions League football, which was why he rejected the offer of a new contract with Everton earlier in the season. He has re-established himself as one of the best players in the world after a hard campaign last time around, and his influence has played a major role in our success this term.
  • Braun, Pina exit Brewers' tilt vs. D-backs

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    He will start Friday night vs. the Diamondbacks . Robbie Ray gave up just two singles over seven innings as the Diamondbacks shut out the Brewers 4-0 in Milwaukee Thursday night. The Brewers said after the game that Pina suffered a left elbow bruise and that he is day-to-day. "X-rays were negative. He's day-to-day and was feeling OK after the game".
  • Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois slams Alexis Sanchez's goal in FA Cup final

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    The London club struggled early in the season for the most part but some important victories towards the end of the season saw them leap frog Manchester United into fifth position in the Premier League. "For once I have kept my medal so that means it is a special night for me", he said. Mertesacker had only played 37 minutes of football all season for Arsenal after suffering a serious knee injury last summer.
  • Pochettino: today is my favorite memory of White Hart Lane

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    Kane's 48th minute close range strike confirmed Tottenham's second spot in the table - their highest top flight finish in 54 years - as they ended their final home season unbeaten. The story of the match was certainly Tottenham's victory in their final game at White Hart Lane but United's season now hinges on one match, something manager Jose Mourinho has been keen to point out in the last week.