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Philadelphia 76ers: 2017 NBA Draft Lottery results

It will be New York's second lottery pick since 2009-an odd reality given the fact it's missed the playoffs in five of the past eight seasons. When the Celtics traded Garnett and Pierce after the duo played six seasons together and won the National Basketball Association title in 2008, they began a rebuild.


Toronto Blue Jays suspend Kevin Pillar two games for using gay slur

Toronto Blue Jays suspend Kevin Pillar two games for using gay slur

Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins flew to Atlanta earlier today to address the issue and talk to Pillar about the incident. Pillar, one of MLB's best defensive center fielders, shouted at Atlanta's Jason Motte after striking out to end the seventh inning on what he felt was a quick pitch.


Arsenal vs Manchester United: Mourinho reveals team selection criteria for Gunners clash

Arsenal vs Manchester United: Mourinho reveals team selection criteria for Gunners clash

A 1-0 win at Balaidos will go some way to ensuring that. Every game from now until the end of the season is massive and we're going to treat them all like a final. "We need to be human with the players, be sensible and use common sense in the Premier League". With this in mind, Jose Mourinho used the press conference ahead of the first leg of their semifinal against Celta Vigo to talk up what an achievement a Europa League win would be.


ISIL Kills over 50 in Central Syria Attack

ISIL Kills over 50 in Central Syria Attack

USA -backed and Kurdish-led forces are meanwhile marching toward the extremists' de-facto capital of Raqqa, in northern Syria. The battle for Raqa has stirred tensions with neighbouring Turkey, which is fiercely opposed to the Kurdish fighters now leading the operation to capture the city.


Romero showed he's ready for Europa League final heroics vs Southampton

Romero showed he's ready for Europa League final heroics vs Southampton

And I hope you don't kill me when you see my team". Victory over Ajax in Stockholm on Wednesday would earn Mourinho's side a Champions League place next season. "We've all done it, we've all been there", Souness said. On his side's chances, he added: 'Manchester United have a bigger budget than us for sure and if they feel pressure because of that then okay.



Final against Juventus will be special: Zinedine Zidane

Real Madrid, still crowing from reaching a third Champions League final in four years, will turn their focus to winning their first LaLiga title since 2012 when they play Sevilla in their final home game of the season tomorrow. Madrid will try to become the first team to win back-to-back titles since the competition's new format was created in 1992. However, Zidane preferred to highlight the strength of his squad rather than his own role in a remarkably successful run since he took his ...