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Shakespeare confident of keeping Leicester's finest

All the players are happy here. They are a very unique group, we have created something here which is quite special, so they have said they are quite happy. His deal as assistant manager will continue beyond June and Shakespeare knows it can not be allowed to drag on, even if he appears to be in pole position as he puts his summer plans in place.



Conte: Chelsea have 50-50 chance of 'miracle' title win

Gary Neville has praised Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford for his attitude over the course of the season. It just seemed weird that of all games, Jose Mourinho would put him out against Chelsea. They are in great form and they have a lot of enthusiasm because they are feeling the possibility of writing history. In addition, look at the competition.



Eastern Conference playoff field set as Pacers, Bulls clinch berths

Paul Zipser scored a career-high 21 points. Quincy Acy , Sean Kilpatrick and Joe Harris were also out due to their respective injuries. After losing to the lowly Brooklyn Nets over the weekend, the Bulls bounced back with a huge 47-point win over the Orlando Magic (Monday) in order to setup a win or go home scenario Wednesday night.



Garrett a No. 1 pick? Sapp says 'No, no, no'

That said, Garrett's raw physical gifts give him a leg up on everyone else in this draft, and history teaches us that true greatness manifests itself when physical talent is married with an unnatural desire to be the best. Remember, though, this is the Browns, and historically they've made some very poor decisions at quarterback and elsewhere during the NFL Draft . They get the one they favor.


Cubs' Addison Russell blasts two-out walk-off homer to sink Brewers

Cubs' Addison Russell blasts two-out walk-off homer to sink Brewers

And what about that bullpen that couldn't hold a lead all weekend? He allowed only two runners to reach scoring position and improved to 6-3 in his career against the Braves. It's on the (World Series) ring. Justin Grimm got his first win of the season and Wade Davis got his 3rd save of the year as the Cubs' bullpen gave up just 1 walk down the stretch from the 5th inning on to seal the win.


Adams and OKC out of National Basketball Association playoffs

Adams and OKC out of National Basketball Association playoffs

With his 47 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists on Tuesday, Westbrook became the first player in the National Basketball Association to have at least 150 points, 50 rebounds and 50 assists through the first five games of a playoff series. Westbrook scored 10 straight points in one stretch and finished with 20 points, five rebounds and three assists in the third. Ariza's numbers have also fallen off, dropping from 11.7 to just 6.4 points a game.