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Barca's Pique to miss crucial Eibar clash

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is set to bid an emotional farewell to the Nou Camp, even if victory over Eibar proves insufficient to deny Real Madrid a first La Liga title since 2012. Barcelona have won eight trophies during Luis Enrique's three-year tenure, with next week's Copa del Rey final against Alaves offering the chance of more silverware.



Celtics star Isaiah Thomas done for playoffs with hip injury

Of course, the Bulls lost Rajon Rondo to a broken thumb in Game 2 and the Celtics had Thomas at full tilt, playing like insane to honor the memory of his sister who died in an auto accident. But he never missed a game, hitting his peak with a 53-point performance against Washington on May 2. The Celtics did not release an update on his status for Game 3, and Stevens said Friday night that "we'll see" if he'll be available Sunday.


Two records end for Mourinho

Two records end for Mourinho

But of course I'm a football player and I want to play football. I left Highbury, they were crying. "Jose Mourinho, whenever he is in a game that he feels in 50-50 or maybe they opposition have the slight edge on them, his first thought is to nullify, kill the game".


Azarenka announces comeback ahead of Wimbledon

Azarenka announces comeback ahead of Wimbledon

However, after a year out of the game, Azarenka will start with no official ranking but instead will have her protected ranking of No 6, which will allow her to enter the draw. "I will keep you updated!" Wimbledon starts on 3 July, and two-time Australian Open victor Azarenka said she is "ready to start competing" and plans to play in a warm-up event.



Willett hobbles out of Players Championship

And just to balance affairs, two past champions from Australia, Jason Day and Adam Scott, had the lead and the tournament firmly in hand during their rounds, only to let it slip from their grasp with loose shots to fall back in the pack. Two of his putts spun out of the hole, and his ball clanged off the flagstick and came off the green at the par-4 first, leading to a bogey. He made that, but the issues continued as McIlroy made his way around the back nine.


Here's Derek Jeter's full speech after Yankees retire No. 2

Here's Derek Jeter's full speech after Yankees retire No. 2

Play ball! Enjoy Mother's Day with a classic Major League Baseball game between the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees on May 14th at 7:30pm EST. "Everything happened so quickly", Jeter said. “My dad wore number 13 when he was playing at Fisk University in Tennessee, so at any point in my sports career I tried to get the number 13, ” Jeter said.