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Steve Kerr Comments on Draymond Green Technical Confusion, Game 4 Referees

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Green was consistently heckled by the Cleveland fans throughout the game, but typically seemed to enjoy the attention, particularly during the uncertainty over the technical foul as he goaded the home crowd. It was quite an intense sequence of events that saw Green go from being thrown out of the game to staying in with one technical to his name. "I'm a firm believer in (stuff) happens", Green said. Read More »

Warriors beat Cavaliers 129-120 to win NBA title

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The Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win the finals series 4-1. If you want to watch the unexpected fifth game of this series, you have a few options. Collected Most Valuable Player honors in leading Team USA to gold at the 2010 FIBA World Championship and was the U.S. team's top scorer at the 2012 London Olympics by averaging a U.S. Read More »

Manchester United hopeful of signing Alvaro Morata and Andrea Belotti

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The Spain worldwide striker made 26 appearances in the league last season, scoring 15 goals and assisting five. Despite rejecting United's recent £52m bid for the Spaniard, according to Lopez, Real have had a new deal presented to them. Torino president Urbano Cairo recently admitted he had no intention of lowering their asking price for Belotti and suggested the striker wanted to remain at the Serie A club. Read More »

Several Cavaliers 'Highly Agitated' By Stephen Curry's Game 3 Squat

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Despite being on the losing side, LeBron James scored 41-points in defeat, and was the game's top-scorer. Those 72-win Bulls of the 1995-96 season lost three whole games on their way to a fourth title. Over the 12-month period ending March 31, Durant's signature shoe sales were the fourth-best performers among active National Basketball Association players, while LeBron James and his teammate Kyrie Irving came in first and second, respectively. Read More »

Morgan Cooper picked by Dodgers

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Kendall, a native of Holmen, Wis., has excellent bat speed and raw power, but there is a question as to whether he will be able to make consistent contact in the big leagues. Cooper, a 6-4, 215-pound right-hander, was a second-round pick. He underwent Tommy John surgery in late April and expects to be back on the mound in the first half of 2018. Read More »

Ostapenko claims French Open title

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Ostapenko's beaming smile as she raised the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen was the only thing sunnier than her strokes all fortnight. The opening set was still up for grabs and at 5-4, the Latvian serving to stay in the set, two unforced errors awarded Halep the chance to take the first lead in the final. Read More »

Warriors' Draymond Green will be on the court for this Game 5

With the NBA Finals Game 5 hours away, social media was buzzing about the prospects of Golden State becoming NBA champions Monday night, and about Cleveland possibly forcing a Game 6 later this week. Personally, I predicted Cleveland would win this series in six games. "They're so fast, they get out in transition". They'll be doing everything in their power to close out this sucker tonight. Read More »

Slam drought done, Nadal heads to grass

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It marked a stirring return to the top for Nadal at his preferred event and on his preferred surface: Over his career, he is 79-2 at the French Open and 102-2 in all best-of-five-set matches on clay. "I have been very honest with you all the time ", he said. Nadal was relentless though, pinning Wawrinka back behind the baseline. It remains their most recent meeting at Roland Garros, with Nadal holding a ideal 5-0 record. Read More »

Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

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It was Golden State's first loss in this year's playoffs. But the series has now moved back to the Warriors' home court, where the 2015 champions can be even more formidable. We know it's not going to be an easy game for us. "But you just have keep a body on them as much as possible and try to make their shots a little bit more hard". Read More »

Reds' Scooter Gennett Has Monster Night With 4 HRs, 10 RBIs

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Moreover, if this night means a new skill for Gennett, Reds fans could have plenty of reason to be excited later this season. The diminutive Cincinnati native put on the greatest home run show in franchise history Tuesday night. Carlos Gonzalez hit a two-run homer in the third for Colorado. It's not as if the four-homer list itself doubles as a recording of the greatest sluggers in baseball history -  Mark Whiten and Pat Seerey are on it - but Gennett still stands alone as a ... Read More »

'Amazing' Nadal better than ever, says Wawrinka

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Rafael Nadal , speaking on court, said: "I play my best in all events but the feeling I have here is impossible to describe and you can't compare it". "This tournament has been very special to me, and it's true that it is unprecedented". Nadal celebrates victory after the match-winning point. The year got off to a frustrating start for Nadal as a foot injury ruled him out of the Australian Open , but he once more arrived at Roland Garros on the back of a 17-match winning streak. Read More »

Baseball Roundup: It's MLB Draft Day! Twins, You're On The Clock

Was standout on USA Baseball's gold medal-winning Under-18 team at Pan American Championships a year ago. "We see this guy as an impact player on both sides of the ball". Big West player of year led Division I hitters with.442 batting average and.567 on-base percentage. I would imagine here at LL we have a disproportionate number of folks engaged and attentive to the draft and its lead-up, but even still, it is hard to generate great excitement. Read More »

Gaël Monfils, éternellement surprenant — Roland-Garros

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Mais avant ces deux matchs, le court central de Roland-Garros aura été le théâtre de l'opposition entre l'Espagnole Carla Suarez Navarro et la Roumaine Simona Halep, qui vont ouvrir la journée de lundi. Il avait chuté au classement de la 6e à la 16e place mondiale. Et on ne peut pas s'empêcher de jeter un coup d'oeil gourmand sur son tableau, où les deux obstacles prévisibles vers la demi-finale sont le Japonais Kei Nishikori et le Britannique Andy Murray , de très gros clients certes, mais ... Read More »

Liverpool edge closer to Salah signing

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Liverpool failed with their opening bid of £28million to sign Salah from Roma . Roma owner James Pallotta earlier insisted that the two clubs were yet to reach an agreement for the star winger. Salah came close to joining Liverpool in January 2014, when Brendan Rodgers was in charge at Anfield. Salah moved to Roma last summer for around £13million from Chelsea having spent the previous season on loan in the Italian capital. Read More »

Roland-Garros: EN DIRECT

Ainsi, le numéro 4 mondial, qui deviendra le deuxième à partir de lundi prochain, a ajouté un 15ème titre du Grand Chelem à son palmarès . "Pour moi c'est très spécial de gagner ici, je suis très ému car je voulais vraiment cette "decima" , a déclaré le champion à l'issue du match, au milieu du court Philippe-Chatrier". Read More »

Ex-NFL QB Vince Young (hamstring) injured in CFL training camp

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On Monday, the Saskatchewan Roughriders announced that former Texas Longhorns quarterback Vince Young, who is attempting a comeback with the CFL squad, tore his hamstring on June 6 and will miss 4-6 weeks. Lions. "It was a lot worse than we envisioned". The 34-year-old quarterback hasn't competed in pro football for three years, and he hasn't appeared in a regulation game since the 2011 season as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles . Read More »

Kevin Durant helps Warriors win second NBA title in three years

The Golden State Warriors will host the Cleveland Cavaliers Monday night in Game 5 of the NBA Finals . Cleveland has won four straight Finals elimination games, rallying from a 3-1 series deficit to win the championship previous year and then winning 137-116 in Game 4 on Friday night to extend this series. Read More »

Tristan Thompson, JR Smith and David West get technicals on one play

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Irving's floater missed, with David West grabbing the rebound for the Warriors , but Irving was able to hustle, tussle, and get inside to force a jump ball. Like, really in his face. Finally the officials gave technical fouls to West, Thompson and J.R. Smith. Thompson quickly went to into his face and the two had to be separated by the referees and some of their teammates. Read More »

Australia's Steve Smith frustrated by Oval abandonment

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Steve Smith waited until the 35th over to bring legspinner Adam Zampa, who replaced John Hastings from their opener against New Zealand , into the attack. "The game was totally in favour of the Australians and we got quite lucky", the skipper added. "It's just being given the time to get some consistency back". Read More »

Pitcher? Hitter? Both? MLB draft marked by 2-way players

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McKay, who pitches and plays first base at Louisville, was introduced as a first baseman by the commissioner. The Cardinals (52-10) will compete in Omaha, Neb., this weekend. He was almost as impressive on the mound with a 10-3 record, 2.34 ERA, 140 strikeouts, and just 33 walks in 104 innings. In mock drafts, McKay was projected to go first overall by ESPN, MLB.com, and Baseball America , though the Twins chose prep shortstop Royce Lewis with that pick in a bit of a surprise. Read More »

Rafael Nadal Makes History at the French Open

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Turned out he could, and he did, as masterful as at any time. Rafael Nadal claimed a historic 10th French Open title on Sunday, as he produced an nearly faultless display to down Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 in the Roland Garros men's final. Read More »