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In Game 3, Warriors Beat Cavaliers In Fourth Quarter Comeback


The Warriors are up 2-0 heading into a pivotal Game 3 in Cleveland on Wednesday night. Point guard Kyrie Irving and small forward LeBron James led the way for the Cavaliers , as they totaled 38 and 39 points, respectively. That opened the floodgates for Thompson and he kept it going in Game 3, finishing up with 30 points and 6-for-11 shooting from distance. "So we're not going to get too excited just yet". Read More »

Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot


Who's ever seen that? In case you missed it, Mr. Met is in some very hot water . Blevins didn't want to say much more - "I've been around a long time, I know when to tread lightly", he said . Mascots are typically thought to bring luck, but baseball's Mr Met appears to have fallen short after his team, the New York Mets , lost 7-1 to the Milwaukee Brewers in New York on Wednesday . Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo explains his post-Champions League final haircut


However, everyone knows the quality he has and having won seven major honours with Madrid, including three European titles, you'd hardly call his time in Spain anything but stellar. The 44-year-old Zidane inspired Madrid's first La Liga and Champions League double since 1958. "Three Champions Leagues in four seasons isn't too bad". Read More »

Minus: Penguins 6, Predators 0, Game 5, Stanley Cup Final

The best thing about my job is when I'm in work for two straight months, like the National Hockey League playoffs, I'm in a room with 20 televisions. Through four games, the Predators have allowed only a single power play goal, successfully killing nearly every one of the 16 penalty kills they've been on. Read More »

Highlights from Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals: Predators at Penguins

By then, Nashville looked dazed, their minds obviously running through the hard task that awaits them now. Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) tangles with Nashville Predators' P.K. For his career, Maatta has 17 goals and 47 assists in 220 regular season games. The home side added three more scores in the second where Phil Kessel notched his first goal of the Finals, with Conor Sheary and Ron Hainsey adding to the Penguins' tally. Read More »

US Ups Engagement In Qatar Crisis; Trump Calls Riyadh And Doha

CNN reported on Tuesday that United States intelligence officials believe Russian hackers planted a false news story that led Saudi Arabia and several allies to sever relations with Qatar. Qatar is home to the Al Udeid Air Base, which is the key regional centre for strikes against ISIS. Trump, who had initially backed the measures against Qatar in a tweet , called Sheik Tamim on Wednesday with an offer "to help the parties resolve their differences". Read More »

Mexico beats Honduras 3-0, closes in on World Cup berth


Mexico achieved the result without the likes of Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, who, along with Hector Moreno , Javier Aquino and Marco Fabian, was rested by manager Juan Carlos Osorio. With 13 points, Mexico has already passed the 11 total it secured in its unnerving 2014 World Cup qualifying campaign and appears comfortably on its way to Russian Federation 2018. Read More »

Hear Billy Ray Cyrus' Predators Cheer, 'Bring the Stanley Cup to Tennessee'

Fans lined up outside Signature Flight Support chanting and holding banners for the boys in gold. "It's going to be a battle going in there and we need to steal one in their arena". But Rinne struggled again Thursday in Pittsburgh, a place where he's never started and won in six career games. Rinne insisted his confidence isn't shaken though he was disappointed with Thursday's result. Read More »

Stan Wawrinka balaie Cilic — Tennis Roland-Garros

Toujours aussi solide en fond de court, le no 3 mondial a rapidement dégoûté son adversaire, ne lui laissant pas la moindre opportunité de prendre le jeu à son compte. Le champion de l'édition 2015 affrontera pour une place en finale le Britannique Andy Murray, qui l'avait éliminé l'an passé en demie, ou le Japonais Kei Nishikori. Read More »

Yuvraj's game-changing knock took the pressure off me: Kohli

Completely pleased, skipper Virat Kohli hailed the show as "clinical" and said the short nature of the tournament means they have to be at their best always. I think the way Shikhar batted was really good to see. You just have to go and back yourself and tell the opposition that you're here to attack. "I was lucky I was dropped, but I capitalised and I was hitting it well. Read More »

Rose Lavelle guides U.S. women to win in Sweden


Midfielder Rose Lavelle was not one of the six USA national team players in the starting lineup for Thursday's friendly against Sweden that also started when the two teams last met at the Olympic Games Rio 2016. suited up with revenge on the mind after the penalty-kick ouster in Brazil in August. In a way, it's that strength that separated the two teams, with Ellis emerging victorious while experimenting with her substitutes and handing her squad-not just several stars-the responsibility to ... Read More »

Tyronn Lue says no major changes for Cavs for Game 3


It's Steph Curry , Klay Thompson , Kevin Durant , Draymond Green and Zaza Pachulia. From ESPN .com: "The (Warriors) players have been so devastatingly effective that if ( Steve) Kerr didn't hasten the return from his health-related sequestration, there wouldn't be any games left to coach by next week". Read More »

Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride

And, oh, by the way, the Warriors? They're already talented enough that they make mistakes and still win. If that doesn't seem fair, welcome to the Cleveland Cavaliers' NBA Finals experience. Morey will certainly be active all offseason trying to help the team get better in any way possible. Now, obviously, there are areas where the Cavs can be better. Read More »

JR Smith tweets 'Cavs in 7,' claims he was hacked

We will never know if the Warriors would have gone on to win the championship if Iguodala had made his shot in Game 7 past year, when the Warriors were in the same kind of late-game freefall the Cavs were in late Wednesday night in Cleveland . Read More »

Nebraska State Soccer Association investigating tournament


After an unnamed person called her gender into question, the situation only escalated. But Tovar said that her father provided a copy of a physical exam and her insurance card to prove her sex, but it proved pointless. And I hope a copy of Strong Is the New Pretty makes its way into her hands. Tovar said Mili is inspired to play better so stars like Hamm and Wambach see what she's capable of on the soccer field. Read More »

Chelsea's Eden Hazard facing spell on the sidelines after fracturing ankle


Hazard's injury is also a big blow for Belgium , who face Estonia in a 2018 World Cup qualifier on Friday and are scheduled to play Gibraltar in the same competition on August 31. With the season now over, the title in hand and the summer upon us, Courtois is ready to sign just about whatever Chelsea put in front of him. Hazard has claimed he wants to stay at Chelsea for two more years, and that would obviously mean he's kept out of the clutches of Real Madrid . Read More »

CT 2017: Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj

The Indian openers took their team off to a great start and stitched together a 136-run stand before Shikhar Dhawan was dismissed for a well-made half-century. Rohit, who was struggling initially, got to his half-century in the 19th over with a pull that went for a six at the mid-wicket. Pakistan never got going in their reply were all out for 164 chasing a revised Duckworth/Lewis method total of 289 in 41 overs. Read More »

Pekka Rinne Rebounds to help Predators Even Series

Our guys have a tremendous amount of confidence him. Now that the 0 fer monkey is off Rinne's back, that could allow him to relax and play his game. Ron Hainsey - A sure sign that the game was going in Pittsburgh's favour: Hainsey had a goal and an assist. Read More »

Ferrari clearly favouring Vettel, says Hamilton


Ferrari's decision to have Vettel overcut his team-mate this early in the season may lead to questions over their strategy following the Italian team's first one-two since the 2010 German Grand Prix - when Felipe Massa received a coded message to tell him to let Fernando Alonso aside to claim victory. Read More »

L1 - PSG : Un budget XXL pour le Mercato

Le PSG voit décidément le mercato en grand. Selon les informations du Parisien , dans le cadre de leur budget prévisionnel établi en interne pour la saison 2017-2018, les dirigeants parisiens ont en effet prévu une enveloppe de 220 millions d'euros pour les deux prochaines périodes de mutations. Read More »

The best reactions to the Warriors' soul-crushing win in Cleveland

The Golden State Warriors are one win away from completing a historic 16-0 run through the playoffs and lead the Cavs 3-0 after a 118-113 victory . He finished with 38 points, but shot 0 for 7 from beyond the arc. "All I was looking at was the bottom of the net", Durant said. Kevin Love also struggled from 3-point range, drilling just 1 of 7 from deep. Read More »