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by | June 07, 2018 | 12:46

He ducked under McGee, fired the ball off the backboard, caught the rebound and dunked while every kid on the planet said, "Oh, yeah I could do that ... "And if we can do that, guys can look in the mirror and live with themselves". But we have an opportunity. "Last two years, we were up 2-0". Last September, Trump revoked an invitation to the Warriors , who beat Cleveland last June for their second title in three seasons, after Curry had said he would vote against a planned visit.

by | June 07, 2018 | 12:13

The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-102 on Wednesday night to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven NBA Finals . "That's what championship players do". Golden State never trailed. Durant's performance summed up why he's made the Warriors so dominant . Golden State's duo of Curry and Thompson combined for 21 points on 7-of-27 shooting and 3-of-15 from beyond the arc.

by | June 06, 2018 | 03:33

The same Liverpool supporters who cheered Firmino went out of their way to jeer Coutinho, who left the Reds for Barcelona earlier this year. It was the Croatians, limbering up for a tough group involving Argentina, Nigeria and Iceland, who threatened first but an Ante Rebic chance was snuffed out by Thiago Silva.Also playing on home soil, the Croatian defender Dejan Lovren came close to snatching the lead when he headed inches over from a corner.

by | June 06, 2018 | 03:33

There was shock on Monday when Leroy Sane's name wasn't on Germany's 23-man list for the World Cup . However, he is not the only unhappy player who has been left out this summer with a host of fellow Premier League stars being omitted by their countries.

by | June 06, 2018 | 03:28

In an extraordinary post-match press conference, Djokovic then said he may even skip Wimbledon where he has been champion three times. "Because now I need to realize the moment, because I will play the semi-final in Roland Garros ". Djokovic won on his second match point with an easy smash at the net. He could next face a clash with two-time semi-finalist and seventh seed Dominic Thiem , who plays Italian Matteo Berrettini later in the third round.

by | June 06, 2018 | 02:33

There probably weren't too many people who thought Cleveland could be competitive in Game 2 of the NBA Finals . Kevin Love did manage to score 22, but there was no other support among the Cavs ranks and they fly back to OH knowing they need to make home advantage count in Game Three and Game Four.

by | June 04, 2018 | 11:36

As a result, it's become unclear as to whether Liverpool will be able to secure any deal with Fekir before the World Cup kicks off in Russian Federation. "I would be amazed if there are not other big clubs interested, but Liverpool are slowly making their way back not only to the top of the English game, but the top of the European game".

by | June 04, 2018 | 10:43

The Boston Celtics couldn't even get a chance to reflect on their Game 7 loss before one of their players started talking about getting paid for next season. "That's what people say", Smart added after he was told that some of his teammates called him the heart of the team. In his first season in Boston, the 26-year-old averaged 24.4 points, 5.1 assists and 3.8 rebounds in 60 games.

by | June 04, 2018 | 09:31

George Hill is limited at this point of his career. Curry had 16 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists in the first half, when the Warriors shot 59 percent from the floor and passed out 18 assists. With that being said, we still fought and clawed back at the end of the quarter, being down four, which was good for us. Whatever was going through Smith's head, the miscommunication was obvious and highlights the troubles facing Cleveland going into Game 2.

by | June 02, 2018 | 07:54

The Frenchman took over a divided dressing room after the sacking of Rafael Benitez in January, 2016 and immediately set about uniting the squad. "When Real Madrid call you, you have to listen to them". I want to thank the fans, who always supported me both as a coach and a player. Chelsea , on the other hand, have had their own problems this season.

by | June 02, 2018 | 07:10

Sources said Arbaaz had been asked by Thane police to join the probe and have his statement recorded. Police say they have photographic and electronic evidence to prove that Arbaaz and Jalan are more than "just friends". While most were irked by the celeb's connection and asked if he too would be "left" outside the law like his brother Salman Khan , others made a decision to troll the Dabaang star.

by | June 01, 2018 | 20:16

The opening set went with serve and eventually to a tie-break in which Williams bounced back from 3-0 down to clinch it. But as she makes her Grand Slam comeback at the French Open following the birth of her daughter Alexis Olympia last September, it was clear that her legacy remains incomplete.

by | May 30, 2018 | 19:53

Tuesday's match was the first at a major tournament for the 23-time Grand Slam champion Williams in 16 months, because she was pregnant and gave birth in September to a daughter. But the tennis champion pointed to the unfortunate timing of the advert, stating: "It's kind of interesting how it all tied into the wedding and, you know, then I felt a little awkward!" The pair combined for 28 aces during the match - 15 from Pliskova and 13 from Serena, who admits her serve speed can still go up a ...

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:08

If the Italian club are immovable, Klopp has a dilemma. The Wales forward bagged his first with an overhead kick already being ranked as the greatest goal ever scored in a Champions League final . The German has had death threats from a minority of idiotic Liverpool fans because of his terrible performance. I know that I messed up with the two mistakes and let you all down.

by | May 29, 2018 | 17:11

So, yeah, I was seeded, but because of the points which I earned in the end of the year before. Ostapenko stunned the world of tennis past year when she became the first unseeded player to win the French Open since 1933, with victory over Simona Halep coming on the Latvian's 20th birthday.

by | May 29, 2018 | 14:10

With its sellout crowd of hometown fans at deafening volume all night, Vegas put its usual speed and relentlessness on full display while overcoming that third-period deficit to win the opener of a matchup between two franchises seeking their first Stanley Cup titles.

by | May 28, 2018 | 17:30

It's just something that you really can't explain what he's doing night in, night out. "Until we're dead in our grave", Lue said , "it's not over". Making his first begin because the first-round opener towards Indiana, Inexperienced scored 19 factors and added eight rebounds - the star of James' starless supporting forged.

by | May 28, 2018 | 16:44

After the game, Cairney told Sky Sports: "We knew we wouldn't shrink in this environment". "After we missed out on promotion last season, a lot of people wrote us off", he said. We all are. With a big game, it's tough to swallow. Alongside Neil Warnock, Bruce holds the record for promotions to the top-tier of English football with four having done so with Birmingham and Hull City twice apiece.

by | May 28, 2018 | 16:09

The Red Devils look set to beat derby rivals Man City to the Brazilian's signature, as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his midfield ahead of next season. Despite putting pen to paper on a new five-year deal with the Ukrainian outfit at the turn of the year, the Brazilian has always been linked with a move to the Premier League and it seems that he will be the first of Mourinho's summer signings.

by | May 28, 2018 | 07:42

If at any point of the season (or the summer before the season) anyone had said the Rockets would be at home for game seven against the Golden State Warriors for a chance to go to the NBA Finals, we would all have absolutely been happy to accept.

by | May 26, 2018 | 08:58

The mood was tempered inside the Boston Celtics locker room following Wednesday night's Game 5 win over Cleveland. Tip-off will be at 8:30 p.m. ET. On Friday, James will take the floor with his future hanging in the air. The Cavs were forced into 15 turnovers. The Cavs' loss can't be blamed on possible fatigue for James. Numerous turnovers were sloppy, careless passes.

by | May 16, 2018 | 15:14

Real boss Zinedine Zidane is reportedly planning a summer clear-out with the likes of Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema expected to leave the club. Neymar's former teammate Messi, in an interview with Argentine TV channel TyC Sports , said, "It would be awful, because of everything he means to Barcelona ".

by | May 16, 2018 | 15:17

It also set a record, one that Hamilton had previously shared with seven times champion Michael Schumacher, of 41 wins from pole position. Mercedes has struggled compared to Ferrari at times this season, with Sebastian Vettel winning the opening two races and taking three consecutive pole positions as the Scuderia had a more consistent vehicle.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:03

The teams split a doubleheader Saturday that started at 4:10 p.m. Goodrum, Iglesias and Dixon Machado — Detroits 7-8-9 hitters — went 6 for 10. The Mariners scored two runs in the seventh to cut the Tigers lead to 4-3 and loaded the bases with two outs in the top of the ninth, but Tigers closer Shane Greene induced a groundout to first base to end the game.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:05

He was attended to by a trainer and left the game, replaced in the lineup by Andrew Romine . Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano (22) talks to designated hitter Nelson Cruz (23) with a cast on his hand in the dugout during the fifth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:06

All season we didn't surrender, we never gave up and tried until the end. As well as winning the most points by an English top-flight side in a single campaign, City's 32nd win broke Tottenham's 57-year-old record for victories in a single top-flight season, BBC reports.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:05

We had to do much better after our third goal. Kelechi Iheanacho's stunner put Leicester two clear just after halftime but it provoked a furious Spurs response in which Erik Lamela struck twice either side of an own goal by Christian Fuchs who deflected Lamela's shot in off his knee.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:17

If the Celtics had Kyrie Irving and Gordon Heyward, this series would be over by now. The Celtics brought it home in their house. Rozier was fouled with 9.8 on the clock and, with his new best friend Drew Bledsoe watching from the opposite baseline, hit twice.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:13

Shehu said the President earlier had technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington after meeting President Donald Trump. But an opposition party claimed the president was suffering from prostate cancer. Nigerians on social media have also joined in the call for Buhari to make his health records public.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:13

James has won six straight playoff games in Boston. So now it gets real. "He's made for this", Stevens said. Last season, the Cavaliers had a week off before facing the tired Raptors. The Warriors won the 2017 NBA Championship with a 16-1 sprint through the postseason. In a physical playoff atmosphere, it's customary for officials to "let them play", but a closer look at this play shows it's fairly obvious that Baynes' contact with Embiid's forearm impacted the shot attempt.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:07

Rafael Nadal suffered a shock 7-5 6-3 defeat by Austrian Dominic Thiem in the Madrid Open quarter-finals on Friday, a result that means the Spaniard will lose the world number one ranking. "I think from Shanghai (last year) till Monte-Carlo, I hadn't finished a single tournament". Next up for Thiem is Kevin Anderson , who is a hard-to-believe 6-0 in the head-to-head series and 13-2 in total sets.

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:33

Boyd Rankin (2-58), already a Test worldwide with England, took the historic first wicket as Ireland began on the front foot and it was the same man who removed the troublesome Asad Shafiq (62) to slow the recovering tourists. Ireland went on to bag back-to-back wickets to make it 13-2 in what was a memorable start to their inaugural Test match. It means there was no place for off-spinner Andy McBrine, nor Craig Young and James Shannon, in Ireland's XI , while Pakistan named an ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:31

Kings then finishing off the San Jose Sharks in six games. Once considered castoffs, this top line has carried their team all the way to the final four. People thought business tycoon Bill Foley was either joking or looking through rose-colored glasses when he told reporters in September that they would be National Hockey League champions by their sixth season.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:46

Substitute, Manolo Gabiadini scored the only goal of the game on 72 minutes in a rather tiresome game that was devoid of quality and reeked of desperation from both sides. Southampton's plans had been thrown into disarray when they were forced to change hotels the night before the game and ended up nearly 40 miles away from Swansea.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:42

The most recent, two-meter-tall (6-foot-7) fast bowler Boyd Rankin, achieved his test ambition for England in 2014 and returned to Ireland in 2016. Apart from him, Pakistan will rely on Sarfraz Ahmed , the skipper, Azhar Ali, Sami Aslam, Haris Sohail, Babar Azam and Asad Shafiq to take care of the batting department.