Mauricio Pochettino: Title very hard, but not out of reach

Despite closing in on the league title, the west London outfit can only claim second place in the mini-league as those defeat at White Hart Lane as well as the shock home loss by Palace last month has ultimately cost them top spot. "I don't know. Today we missed it a little bit". In a keenly contested London derby, West Ham were roared on by 50,000 fans desperate to see their side put one over on their rivals, but Pochettino added: "That's football, if you want to win the title you ...

Celtics cruise past Wizards in Game 7 to Eastern Conference finals

Isaiah Thomas had 29 points and 12 assists for the Celtics. The Celtics fell behind by six points to the Washington Wizards about halfway through the third quarter of Monday night's Game 7 at TD Garden. This gave them more second chance opportunities to capitalize on. They didn't give us a chance when we were down 0-2 in Chicago. "We just didn't defend well at the end of the game".

Manchester United's 'crazy' schedule taking its toll on Jose Mourinho's players

That, at least, was the slant of the Portuguese's post-match interview after Manchester United was beaten 2-1 by Tottenham Hotspur in the last ever match at White Hart Lane Sunday. The team paid price to the busy schedule and Mourinho will have a long list of unavailable players, which includes Fosu-Mensah, Ibrahimovic, Rojo, Shaw and Young.

Washington Wizards: 3 takeaways from Game 7 loss vs. Celtics

Washington Wizards: 3 takeaways from Game 7 loss vs. Celtics

So, naturally, he spent the day before watching highlights from one of the famous Game 7s in Celtics history: the 2008 Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Cleveland Cavaliers. During the regular season and playoffs, Wall produced 0.92 points per possession (bottom 40 percent of the league) individually, but saw that rise to 1.34 points per possession (top 10 percent) once you factor in his ability to pass the ball.

Chelsea, with EPL title assured, beat Watford

Two minutes later Terry gifted Watford a goal scored by Etienne Capoue, while he was also culpable in Stefano Okaka's strike which made it 3-3 before Cesc Fabregas' 88th-minute victor. "When you arrive at this moment and your heart, your head and your body tell you continue to play, because you want to play, it's right". The Blues will be presented with the trophy after Sunday's final home game of the season against relegated Sunderland.