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Ranieri puts hefty price tag on title-winning Foxes
- May 06, 2016

That's true of every team, champions or not, and will be especially true for the Foxes, who will have to deal with the rigors of the Champions League along with what is expected to be a stronger Premier League. It is important you understand only me. Ranieri, who will pocket a £5m bonus for winning the league, may even be awarded the freedom of Leicester according to mayor Sir Peter Soulsby who said: "I'm sure we'll want to recognise what's been an fantastic achievement for Claudio and an ... (more...)
Fellaini and Huth charged by the FA Fellaini and Huth charged by the FA
- May 04, 2016

United boss Louis van Gaal defended his player after the full-time whistle, insisting that he did not deserve to be sent off. In a freakish interview, he told BBC Sport: "No, I don't think so". "For retrospective action to be taken, and an FA charge to follow, the decision of the panel must be unanimous". If found guilty, centre-back Huth is likely to be banned for three games, so would sit out Leicester's final home game - against Everton on Saturday, when they will be presented with the ... (more...)
Expected Kentucky Derby favorite Nyquist jogs at Churchill
- May 03, 2016

Trainer Doug O'Neill had Nyquist take his first footing with a light jog under the Twin Spires. It's expected that he will be named the morning-line favourite after Wednesday's post position draw, likely around odds of 3-1. His jockey is Gary Stevens, a three-time Derby victor whose last victory came in 1997 aboard Silver Charm, trained by Baffert. He comes in off a five-week layoff, having last won the Florida Derby. (more...)
Capitals close out Flyers in 6 games with 1-0 victory
- April 29, 2016

The Philadelphia Flyers host the Washington Capitals in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Round 1 on Sunday, start time at 12:00 PM ET. We'll have plenty of analysis of that matchup in the coming days, but first we must look at how the Caps dispatched of the Flyers in Game 6. (more...)
Lehtonen Returns To Close Out First Postseason Series Win
- April 29, 2016

The third period of Game 6 left us all wondering "Why didn't you guys do that from the beginning of Game 1?" "We're going to get some too and it's who executes and who defends at the right time ". The Wild played like they already booked their vacations to Vegas or Florida. "They came out pretty high and kind of back and forth in the third there", Benn said. (more...)
Chris Paul Breaks Hand, Could Miss Rest Of Playoffs
- April 28, 2016

Stephen Curry (front) leaves the court with his head down before the start of the second half. "I feel like you keep trying to get at us hitting threes or something and you're trying to get a controversial statement out of me, but you're not, because I feel sorry for the people of Houston ". (more...)