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Penguins take opener on Stanley Cup Final

Penguins take opener on Stanley Cup Final

Sidney Crosby and Chris Kunitz each had two assists for Pittsburgh . Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette , rear, Cody McLeod, left, and Frederick Gaudreau , react during the third period in Game 1 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Pittsburgh Penguins , Monday , May 29, 2017, in Pittsburgh .



Cavaliers set up NBA Finals rematch against Warriors

Deron Williams added 14 off the bench, even as his team led by as many as 39. The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. As Cleveland faltered in the regular season, the Celtics had seized the top seed in the East. "They will play hard together on and off the court".


Mahrez says he wants to leave Leicester for new challenge

Mahrez says he wants to leave Leicester for new challenge

But contrasting reports have stated that the French club is unprepared to meet Mahrez's high salary demands, leaving the door open to Arsenal who attempted to sign the player last summer. Mahrez wrote that he had enjoyed "the four best seasons" of his career at Leicester and had "loved every moment". Monaco have been priced out of the race to sign Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez , Goal understands, with Arsenal emerging as the favourites.


Arsenal 2017 FA Cup winners!

Arsenal 2017 FA Cup winners!

Aaron Ramsey scored the match-winner, just as in the 2014 final, restoring Arsenal's lead in the 79th minute shortly after Diego Costa leveled for 10-man Chelsea at London's Wembley Stadium. It took only three minutes for Arsenal to get themselves in front once again, with sub Oliver Giroud deftly setting up Ramsey, who headed home after an unchecked run into the box.



Uncertainty surrounds Wenger's future

Against all expectations, the centre-back emerged as the towering foundation of Arsenal's 2-1 triumph. The win was a silver lining in what has otherwise been a season of chaos and uncertainty with fans split over where the club is going and who should be in charge.


White Sox RHP Gonzalez allows first baserunner in seventh

White Sox RHP Gonzalez allows first baserunner in seventh

Kinsler is hitting.239 with four home runs this season. Zimmermann is 4-1 with a 4.59 ERA and 19 strikeouts in his career against the White Sox . The series at Guaranteed Rate Field continues this evening. Buck Farmer also picked up his first major league in the Tigers' 4-3 win the nightcap. "As an offense, we're trying to give that (big cushion) every night".