Vendredi, 18 Août 2017
Latest news
Home » Sport

Sport

Kevin Durant named Finals MVP

The Cleveland Cavaliers meet Golden State Warriors in Game Five of the NBA Finals on Tuesday morning. "They got us where they want us", James said. "We've been on each other a lot throughout these first four games", James said. "I thought the first two games we were being too nice". The third quarter was easily the most chaotic of the Finals. Read More »

Red Sox put Eduardo Rodriguez on disabled list

He was honored as the 2015 Red Sox Pitcher of the Year and Red Sox Rookie of the Year by the Boston chapter of the BBWAA. "We went to seven pitchers in the 'pen", Showalter said. Bogaerts hit a run-producing grounder and scored on a double by Ramirez. Pablo Sandoval homered for the Red Sox, now 4-7 against the Orioles after losing two straight in this four-game series between AL East foes. Read More »

Members of the musical Hamilton practice anthem

The 2017 NBA Finals served as a rubber match of sorts between the teams . Cleveland also shot 24-of-45 from the 3-point line. They would build a double-digit lead and somehow LeBron James and Kyrie Irving would get Cleveland back within five or six. Read More »

MLB Draft begins Monday at 6 pm

perth_map

Greene was at Target Field for a workout last week. Named national player of the year by the National High School Coaches Association, he impressed scouts with his all-around tools and teammates with his selfless attitude. Baseball America ranks first baseman Gavin Sheets of Wake Forest 65th overall and left-handed pitcher Jacob Heatherly of Cullman High School in Alabama 63rd. Read More »

Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win National Basketball Association title

He averaged 29.7 points, 11.3 rebounds and 8.9 assists in the Cavs seven-game series win over the Warriors in 2016, finishing it with three of the greatest games of his career in succession. James said he had no reason to feel sorry for himself. They committed four turnovers in five possessions that helped fuel a 16-3 Cleveland run, including 10 points by James, as the Cavaliers took a 20-12 lead. Read More »

Someone just paid $133000 for 2 NBA Finals tickets

Deron Williams missed a 3-pointer that would have cut the deficit to two points and rookie Patrick McCaw scored two big buckets in the final two minutes of the period to give Golden State just a little bit of breathing room. Golden State hosts Game 5 on Monday night. We would love to take care of business. "But last year is last year, this year is this year". "We did that Game 4 and we got to have that same type of effort and even more in Game 5". Read More »

Mladenovic et Stosur qualifiées pour les huitièmes — Roland-Garros

perth_map

L'arrivée sur la terre battue de Roland-Garros qu'elle adore. Qualifiée pour les demi-finales de Roland-Garros suite à sa victoire sur la Française Kristina Mladenovic , la Suissesse Timea Bacsinzsky est revenue sur le public de Roland-Garros, derrière la joueuse tricolore: " J'ai entendu le public gronder, oui. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Finn replaces injured Woakes

Earlier, Tamim made 128 and shared a third-wicket partnership of 166 with Mushfiqur Rahim which laid the platform to give Bangladesh the chance to spring a major shock against the hosts. "There's a lot of confidence in the dressing room, we back each other and it rubs off on everyone", said Root after the impressive victory. "But I do enjoy it". Read More »

Roland-Garros: la "decima" de Nadal le "reconquistador"

Le sentiment que j'ai est indescriptible. Tombé jusqu'à la 10e place mondiale lorsqu'il était au creux de la vague, mi-2015, Nadal va remonter à la deuxième place dès lundi. Le suspense n'a pas duré plus de cinq jeux, le temps pour l'Espagnol de réussir son premier break, puis d'enchaîner sur une série de sept jeux gagnés d'affilée (6-2, 3-0). Read More »

Cavs open Game 5 with backs against the wall

Yes, the NBA Finals are right where they were a year ago and could still end with the same result. But Durant came right back with a 17-footer from the wing and slammed the door by hitting 5-for-7 and scoring 11 points in the fourth quarter of in Game 5 to join Michael Jordan and Shaquille O'Neal as the only players ever to score 25 or more points in their first 10 Finals games. Read More »

Monsoon hits Maharashtra, east India; heat wave likely in North (Weather Roundup)

perth_map

Speaking to TOI, IMD director (in-charge), Dr Y K Reddy said: "This year's monsoon, will be a normal monsoon". The Gandhi market in Sion area got flooded within an hour of heavy rains from 9pm to 10pm, triggering traffic jam. The southwest monsoon has begun on a strong note with the country getting rainfall that's 16% above normal since June 1 and the outlook for the vital weather system getting even better as more global forecasters are saying that the rain-disrupting El Nino phenomenon ... Read More »

First practice complete for IndyCar at Texas

Kimball, who will make his 109th race start on Saturday, turned in a two-lap average of 222.556 miles per hour to bag his maiden pole and lead a Honda-powered sweep of the top seven positions in the process. "There were a thousand events", Pagenaud said. Pagenaud and Kanaan, who rallied from a late penalty that knocked him off the lead lap, raced Sato as the top eight cars ran in tight formation at 220 miles per hour. Read More »

Warriors Win 2017 NBA Finals With 129-120 Game 5 Victory

Kyrie Irving lives for big moments. During his four seasons as a reserve guard for the Spurs (1998-2001, 2002-03), Steve Kerr picked up one of Gregg Popovich's go-to pet phrases: "Appropriate fear". The Warriors and Cavs simply towered over every other team this season. But in Game 4 , he got loose for a playoff career-high seven 3s on the Warriors. Read More »

Columbia's Kael Miranda eliminated from Scripps National Spelling Bee

To determine those spellers, the scores of the preliminary vocabulary and spelling test are considered. While a top 50 was expected, only 40 spellers scored higher than 29 points on the written test to advance. and can be watched on ESPN2. Six-year-old media sensation Edith Fuller of Tulsa, Oklahoma, the youngest-ever competitor in the Scripps Spelling Bee, made it through Wednesday's competition, correctly spelling " nyctinasty " and "tapas". Read More »

Cavaliers vs Warriors NBA Finals, Game 5 schedule

At 3-1 there are obvious parallels to last year's Finals when the Warriors blew their seemingly unassailable lead with Cleveland recording one of the most famous wins in National Basketball Association history. Once again, James is carrying a superhuman load to try and keep the Cavs afloat against a vastly superior Warriors team. When Kevin Durant joined the Golden State Warriors last July, they were the definitive favorite to win the NBA Championship. Read More »

FedEx St. Jude Classic: Daniel Berger repeats as champion in Memphis

perth_map

David Toms , Dave Hill and Lee Trevino had also won the event back-to-back. Aguilar, who held a two-stroke lead through the first three rounds, hit a three-over 75 and finished 10th. "It feels like I've got my own natural stroke back, stays lower to the ground and scoring is showing". Phil Mickelson briefly had a share of the lead but had triple bogey on No. Read More »

Warriors clinging to 98-93 lead heading into 4th

And while the comments didn't come across as excessively brash given that they were from Green , Irving said the Cavs were offended and inspired by them. Golden State is still in control of the NBA Finals up 3-1 with the series shifting to the Bay area. Four players - Green , Klay Thompson , Curry and Andre Iguodala - were whistled for two fouls in the first quarter. Read More »

Warriors beat Cavaliers to win NBA Finals

perth_map

Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors reacts after a basket against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland , California. He dramatically drove and dunked on Cleveland's defense, knocked down big 3-pointers and blocked shots while handling the load of defending King James. Read More »

Refs' Shady Technical Foul Explanation Still Doesn't Add Up

perth_map

Draymond on crowd: "I don't pay that much attention to anybody in Cleveland , honestly". "They don't seem to be the sharpest people around". Legler: Cavs treat Game 4 like a 'desperate street fight'Officiating was too inconsistentCavs had all-hands-on-deck approachCavs still frustrated at Game 3 losssc There were constant ro. Read More »

What Quentin Holmes brings to the Cleveland Indians

perth_map

Despite playing in the northeast, he was still talented enough to be a member of the 18-and-under U.S. National Team. Should he not reach a deal with the club, he can fall back on the SEC as he's committed to play for the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Read More »

Draymond Green's technical foul wasn't a technical foul, or was it?

perth_map

It was all very confusing, and afterward no less so to perhaps everyone beyond Green and the officiating crew. The table informed us that it was his second technical foul and ejected. "They don't seem to be the sharpest people around". That's because Kerr did hear it, and the announcer did announce the technical for Green . "But still trying to figure out why I got the second one". Read More »

Portugal can win Confederations Cup: Santos

perth_map

Portugal coach Fernando Santos said on Monday that the European champions are expecting to challenge for the title at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation. New Zealand and hosts Russian Federation complete Group A for the World Cup warm-up tournament that runs from June 17 to July 2, with world champions Germany, Chile, Cameroon and Australia making up Group B. Read More »

Manchester United want Morata to fill forward void

perth_map

The news has been reported by Don Balon , who quote Morata as saying he thinks the Welshman would add an extra dimension to the United team next season. The Portuguese tactician replaced his former mentor Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford last summer, following a fifth-placed Premier League finish and an FA Cup win under the Dutchman. Read More »

Warriors have chance to clinch NBA title at home

perth_map

If he plays like he did in the first three games, the Warriors will be in good shape to win the title tonight. "For us as a team, we have to be more on edge", Kerr said. LeBron James (41 points) and Kyrie Irving (26) combined to score 67, but the third member of the Big Three, Kevin Love , scored just six points on 2-of-8 shooting. Read More »