Here's media reaction to the Miami Heat's NBA title:
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Fri, 06/22/2012 - 9:35am
For the third straight week, Gonzaga, Villanova and Kansas are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll.
The conference tournaments are in full swing and will wrap up this week and the CIAC tournament pairings will be announced Wednesday. No. 2 Enfield avenged its only loss of the season with a 57-47 victory over E. O. Smith, sixth in the area top 10, in the CCC tournament quarterfinals.
Take everything you saw in UConn's win over Memphis and make it a double. The Huskies' victory at Temple on Sunday was almost a carbon copy, falling behind, surging back close, falling back again, surging back and not getting over the top until the very end. To any who said, "I'd like to see them
Lucas Perez has made only nine starts in all competitions this season. The agent of Arsenal's Lucas Perez has told ESPN FC the striker is frustrated by a lack of playing time but still "wants to succeed there." Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle had been quoted by Italian website Calciomercato as saying Lucas "desperately wants to leave" in the summer after being used sparingly by Arsene Wenger. But when contacted by ESPN FC, he wrote in an email: "Lucas has a contract with Arsenal, he wants to succeed there and, as any professional, wants to play. "When one does not play,
El Kanemi Warriors' (in yellow) 1-0 win saw opposition manager Okey Emordi resign from his position at Abia United. Missed penalties, applauded away teams and coaching resignations: all part of a weekend of football in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) that saw four clubs feature in continental action and miss out on domestic play. If there were any expectations of a calm series of fixtures due to the reduced number of domestic games, they were rudely put to bed by Sunday evening. Akwa United found some joy in faraway Gombe, where they drew 0-0.
Jose Mourinho has spoken about United's packed fixture list and Paul Pogba facing his brother, who plays for Saint-Etienne. Jose Mourinho says quarter-final opponent Chelsea can focus solely on the FA Cup, while Man United have other priorities. Manchester United and Manchester City will be unable to secure an extension to the Premier League campaign in order to avoid a punishing end-of-season fixture backlog, even if both clubs continue to progress in the FA Cup and European competition, sources have told ESPN FC. City and United have been forced to postpone this weekend's Manchester derby at the Etihad Stadium due to United's involvement in Sunday's EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley and no date has yet been set for the rescheduled