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Celtics' Thomas: Surgery on hip not top option

ET. "We all need to soak this up". Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James has secured his seventh straight trip to the NBA Finals after dispatching of the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals. As the players said in the locker room late Thursday night, the Finals is where they're supposed to be, where they expected to be all along. "I kind of laugh at it now the people who say stupid things like that.



Raikkonen storms to long-awaited pole, Hamilton to start in 14th

He said he had been unable to get the tyres working in the required temperature window. "I was devastated after the session", said Hamilton. "It's a very, very unusual thing because I did the same thing as I do always when I leave the garage, the same thing I did in FP1, but it's just a case of the tyres going in and out, in and out, in and out [of the temperature window]".



Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning dies at age 85

Hall of Fame pitcher Bunning, who went on to serve in Congress, has died. Bunning's death Friday, May 26, 2017, was confirmed by Jon Deuser, who served as chief of staff when Bunning was in the Senate. At the end of his run as a senator, in what NPR's Ron Elving called "a lonely crusade to become a fiscal hero", Bunning single-handedly held up unemployment payments for millions of Americans during a two-day filibuster against $10 billion in stimulus spending.



Europa win gave Manchester 'lift' - Sir Alex

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has paid tribute to the people of the city and said the team's success in winning soccer's Europa League gave everyone a lift following Monday's deadly terror attack. Manchester United emerged from the final in Stockholm with a 2-0 victory over Ajax , with Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan getting the goals to see United win their first Europa League crown and clinch a spot in next year's Champions League .


Arsene Wenger gives injury news before FA Cup final

Arsene Wenger gives injury news before FA Cup final

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that Gabriel will miss the FA Cup final with a medial knee ligament injury and is set to be on the sidelines for six-eight weeks. It would be a good crowning of what we have done in the last two months". However, Ferguson - who rivalled Wenger in the top-flight during his storied career with Manchester United - says that the events of this season can not overshadow the Frenchman's work at the Emirates.



Guardiola: Barca or Bayern would have sacked me

The mood was slightly dampened late on when West Brom grabbed a late consolation from Hal Robson-Kanu. At Manchester , it was pretty much a ideal night for Manchester City . "You never realise how tough those moments are when you have to say goodbye to everyone", he added. After the game, Zabaleta received quite a lovely send off from the Citizens.