Antonio Conte breaks Chelsea's duck with LMA Manager of the Year award

The Italian was awarded manager of the year and Premier League manager of the year for bringing the title back to Stamford Bridge. He recently received the PFA and the Football Writers Association versions of the award. In 2010, he led Newcastle to the Premier League too, and was rewarded as the Championship's Manager of the Year. The 36-year-old captain was given a guard of honour by his fellow players as he departed in a pre-planned substitution - timed for the minute matching the shirt ...

Thierry Henry says Wenger will stay, Alexis could leave Arsenal

It's alright saying you should be in the top four. "If you bring in the fact that Arsenal qualified for the Champions League for 20 years in a row then it is the only time they haven't while Arsene Wenger has been at the club". Wenger is furious that he did not receive more public backing during the hard campaign and thinks the top brass at the club should have put an end to uncertainty around his future.

Rockies activate SS Story (shoulder) from DL

Rockies activate SS Story (shoulder) from DL

Blackmon even worked out lifting weights after a big game. He is now batting.325 with 11 home runs and 40 RBIs. "I know we're better than this". He gave up eight runs and 10 hits in six innings. Chad Qualls surrendered a leadoff home run to Andrew Knapp , but retired the next three he faced in the ninth. Odubel Herrera followed with a double-play grounder to end the potential rally.

Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

All Star guard Kyrie Irving then proceeded to take the helm and lead his side back into the contest on with a spectacular offensive performance, scoring nearly at will as the Cavs gradually eroded the Celtics' lead. The Celtics proved to be a tough cover without Thomas again in the first half, bringing to mind their second-half success in their 111-108 win in Game 3.

Boston Celtics Take Down Cavaliers In Game 3 And Shock The World

Boston Celtics Take Down Cavaliers In Game 3 And Shock The World

Cleveland still lead the Eastern Conference finals 2-1 and are expected to win the best-of-seven series, especially against a Celtics team who are without their best player, Isaiah Thomas . The Cavaliers might have been due for a letdown after a 44-point win in Game 2 . “Our love and support goes out to Isaiah. Asked to give a reason for Boston's second half problems, Celtics coach Brad Stevens had a simple answer: " Kyrie Irving and LeBron James ".

Monday's NBA playoffs: Warriors sweep Spurs to win West

Durant is fully aware a tough challenge waits for them. Ian Clark tallied 12 points and Klay Thompson scored 10 points (on 3-of-13 shooting) for the Warriors . They don't just play with talent, they execute on the defensive end of the floor. After finishing the regular season first in offense and second in defense, the Warriors are No.