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Misery for Arsenal as City, Liverpool book Champions League berths

Misery for Arsenal as City, Liverpool book Champions League berths

That indignity will cost Arsenal an estimated £50 million ($65 million) in revenue and increase the pressure on Gunners boss Wenger, who has endured a miserable season filled with fan protests and calls for his resignation. While Chelsea's run towards the Premier League crown was relentless, Mauricio Pochettino's squad were also gathering a head of steam which in any other season would probably have seen Spurs finish as champions.



Cavs coach defends LeBron James after 'weird' loss

The Celtics' scrappy win in Game 3 comes in stark contrast to the club's lopsided losses in the first two games of the series. It was James' lowest point total in the playoffs since he scored seven for Miami in the 2014 conference finals against in, and before Boston's comeback, James was 49-0 in playoff games his team led by at last 20 points.



LeBron: Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

With their home crowd behind them, the Celtics will be a formidable opponent. James, who had never picked up four first-half fouls in his 14-year National Basketball Association career, regular season or postseason, got his fourth with 6:46 to play in the second period and Cleveland down 10 points.



NASCAR hopes softer tires return the magic to All-Star race

Unfortunately for the former NASCAR champion, his monumental victory has been overshadowed by a nagging issue that has plagued drivers for years at Charlotte Motor Speedway - passing, or lack thereof. "It's frustrating and unfortunate that we didn't see a whole lot of passes for the lead in green flag conditions". As he made laps under caution, his team was in contact with NASCAR to have it explained to him.



Kyrie Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 rally Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says that Kyrie Irving's left ankle is feeling "good" in advance of Cleveland's Game 5 matchup Thursday night with the Celtics . "When you have a special player like Bron on your team, sometimes you can get caught watching and you allow him to be great", Irving said after Game 4.



The Cavaliers stink without LeBron James, except in Game 4

Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points, LeBron James added 34 as the Cavaliers moved one win away of a third date in the Finals with Golden State. It could seem as a stretch especially with the Warriors roster of stars dominating the playoffs as the leader in points per game (118.3), field goal percentage (50.2), and assists (27.8) while second in offensive efficiency.