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Celtics put together strong team effort to win again at home

The Boston Celtics will try to put the brakes on a four-game losing streak in Washington and clinch a berth in the Eastern Conference finals on Friday when they take on the Wizards in Game 6 of their second-round National Basketball Association playoff series as five-point underdogs on the National Basketball Association betting lines.


Nadal joins Murray in Barcelona semi-finals

Nadal joins Murray in Barcelona semi-finals

Just as in Friday's gruelling quarter-final with Albert Ramos-Vinolas, Murray got off to a bad start. He threatened to repeat that upset when he served for the match in the third set, but Murray battled back to edge out the world number 19 by 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) after three hours on court.



Chelsea won't lift Premier League trophy at West Brom

West Brom boss Tony Pulis is determined to prolong Chelsea's wait to be crowned Premier League champions when the sides meet at The Hawthorns on Friday. Chelsea have been warned West Brom will be no pushovers when they head to The Hawthorns for a prospective title party. Conte has naturally dismissed the speculation and insists he will see out the remaining two years of his contract in the Premier League.


Thierry Henry: This is how Jose Mourinho will have the last laugh

Thierry Henry: This is how Jose Mourinho will have the last laugh

I leave the Emirates, they were crying, walking the streets with heads low. It's nice for them. I felt that going in at half-time at 0-0 we would have a good chance to win the game. We needed to be patient. Everything was completely different about Sunday's game at Emirates Stadium , and it summed up where both teams are at right now.


SkySports: Antonio Conte insists Chelsea can improve again next season

SkySports: Antonio Conte insists Chelsea can improve again next season

That drama seems but a distant memory now, after Costa and David Luiz invaded the Chelsea manager's post-match press conference at the Hawthorns in a bid to kidnap the Italian. Full credit to him. N'GOLO KANTE The midfielder was a priority signing for Chelsea and he joined from surprise champion Leicester. It's the fifth time they've won the EPL trophy, and the sixth time the club have won the English championship in their history.


Manchester United under FIFA investigation for Pogba transfer

Manchester United under FIFA investigation for Pogba transfer

The book claimed super agent Mino Raiola, could be in the position for a £23m part of the transfer deal and will be receiving a further £16.39m from United further in five instalments. Pep Guardiola believes Paul Pogba has had a great season so far with Manchester United despite his price tag. Asked specifically if it was paid by Juventus , he said: "No - not in the way that you're saying it".