Nick Grimshaw led music fans at Radio 1's Big Weekend in a minute's silence earlier today (May 27) for the victims of the Manchester terrorist attack. "Like you guys, all of us at Radio 1 have been thinking about Manchester all week, and we've been completely heartbroken," he said. The terrorist attack on Monday (May 22) left 22 people dead and dozens injured after an explosion at Manchester Arena.
This Arsenal is rarely seen in the wild anymore, a species endangered to the point that its extinction was suspected. The version of the Gunners that’s creative and competent and even resilient is such a strange sight now that Arsenal fans don’t quite know if they’re dreaming, existing in the throes of a fugue state or merely seeing some kind of misery-induced apparition. Should have been more comfortable, perhaps, save for serial interventions by Chelsea’s goal post and Gary Cahill.
It’s bad enough the Orlando Magic are bad. We know that. But that perception/reality bleeds over into NBA locker rooms across the USA. We bring you expert testimony from Kevin Durant. “Like I'm the reason why [expletive] Orlando couldn't make the playoffs for five, six years in a row?” Durant told USA Today Sports in an article published Friday. “Am I the reason that Brooklyn gave all their picks to Boston? Like, am I the reason that they're not that good? I can't play for every team, so the truth of the matter is I left one team. It's one more team that you probably would've thought would've been a contender. One more team. I couldn't have made the [entire] East better. I couldn't have made