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John Terry deserves Chelsea send-off, says Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink

John Terry deserves Chelsea send-off, says Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink

Antonio Conte's side clinched the championship last Friday after their 1-0 win over West Brom put them beyond the reach of second place Tottenham. Life at Chelsea , with its big-time players and trigger-happy owner Roman Abramovich, can resemble a soap opera at times but it has been one big happy family at Stamford Bridge this season.



Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

Game one of that series tips off on Thursday at 10.30am (AEST). Isaiah Thomas scored 29 points to lead the Celtics to a 115-105 win over Washington in the decisive Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. "They had that little run at the start of the fourth quarter". Boston's biggest problem was being 3-of-12 from three in first half, and that allowed the Wizards to have a 55-53 lead at the half.



Celtics lost valuable second in Game 6 defeat

For reference, the all black attire chronicle first arose in the regular season on Jan 24, when the Wizards arrived at the Verizon Center wearing all black, calling it a funeral game against the Celtics. Boston also connected on 11 3-pointers, including 8 of 13 in the second half. "That was a heck of a game between two teams playing very well", Celtics coach Brad Stevens said.


Hiddink backs Conte to stay at Chelsea

Hiddink backs Conte to stay at Chelsea

Watford were narrowly beaten by the Blues at Vicarage Road earlier in the season, having outplayed their visitors for much of the encounter. Chelsea , who started Friday's contest with 84 points from 35 matches, needed to win just one of their final three games to assure themselves of their fifth league title.



Klopp urges team to stay focused

The five-match unbeaten run which steered them clear of relegation trouble came unceremoniously to an end and a "lap of appreciation" by the players was conducted in front of virtually empty stands. "This will be our biggest game of the season". Speaking of his sides endeavor and the requirement to change systems within the game, Klopp was content with the control and dominance his team showed, particularly in the second half when they capitalized on Daniel Sturridge's opening goal, ten ...


Kane expects Tottenham 'family' to stay together

Kane expects Tottenham 'family' to stay together

And Kane, who admitted that it was great to end Tottenham's association with White Hart Lane with a win, feels his side have progressed from last season, with the striker hopeful about Spurs being better next term. However, Kane does not expect an exodus at a club he believes are still on the up. Managers are now making plans for the summer transfer window so we'll bring you all the latest news and gossip from around the globe.