Chelsea's Conte named Manager of the Year - LMA

The former Italy manager is the second Italian in a row to win the award, after Claudio Ranieri won past year. The Premier League victor is a big admirer of Antonio Conte's work at Stamford Bridge in the 2016/17 campaign, which saw Chelsea finish a whopping 19 points above Arsene Wenger's men.

Chelsea's Antonio Conte bags LMA 'Manager of the Year' award

Terry actually left the field during the 28th minute of the final match of the Premier League season, but the bookmaker paid out because they said the substitution was "clearly planned for the 26th minute". The LMA manager of the year award is voted upon by LMA members and goes to the person who, in their opinion, made the greatest use of the resources available to him in the top four divisions of English football.

Spurs' Popovich: Leonard 'likely out' For Game 4

Behind 29 points from Kevin Durant and 36 points from Stephen Curry , the Warriors defeated the Spurs 129-115 to complete the four-game sweep. Popovich paid tribute to Ginobili, the 39-year-old Argentinian who joined the Spurs in 2002 and won four championships with the franchise.

Chelsea's Conte named Manager of the Year: LMA

The 47-year-old Italian, whose team finished seven points clear of second-placed Tottenham Hotspur, will lead Chelsea out against Arsenal in the Cup final at Wembley on Saturday. Having brought the smiles back to Stamford Bridge following the emotionally sapping final months of Mourinho's tenure as Chelsea manager, Conte's next challenge is to equip his squad for a return to the Champions League.

Curry leads Warriors to sweep of Spurs

Curry leads Warriors to sweep of Spurs

The Warriors are 11-0 in the postseason and one win away from sweeping the entire Western Conference playoffs. Even with the loss, Cleveland's first in this year's playoffs, the Cavs still hold a 2-1 lead in the series. "They make it about the players, which it should always be about", Durant said. To raise the stakes of the regular season, home-court advantage should matter more and be awarded on a tier system.

Mourinho accepts top four finish is impossible

Mourinho accepts top four finish is impossible

We predict Monaco will hold Juventus to a 1-1 draw in Turin, meaning the Old Lady will qualify, and we think Real Madrid will extend their aggregate lead over neighbours Atlético de Madrid with a 1-0 win at the Calderon. "Of course we knew we were not coming in our maximum power". "It is not manager against manager", he said in an interview with Sky Sports . "We have just to focus on where we are and nobody has more motivation than I have to try and win tomorrow".