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LeBron James eclipses Michael Jordan as Cleveland Cavaliers destroy the Boston Celtics
- May 30, 2017

Dedicated sports fans, or those whose holiday road trips haven't started yet, keep reading. But they displayed their superiority over the final two games to wrap up the series . If the Cavaliers advance Thursday, James would be making a seventh consecutive trip to the NBA Finals. It was a record breaking night for the reigning National Basketball Association champions, not only did "King James" eclipse "Air Jordan's" playoff record but the Cavs scored the most playoff points in a ... (more...)
Victor Moses didnt want to cheat the referee: Antonio Conte Victor Moses didnt want to cheat the referee: Antonio Conte
- May 30, 2017

Wenger's future was said to be on the cusp of being decided in a board meeting in which chief executive Ivan Gazidis will apparently propose the appointment of a sporting director, a move which Wenger is opposed to. Some Arsenal fans are pleased with the Cup and feel that Wenger should stay longer since he won the Cup. "I think the first goal was very odd". Wenger and Arsenal came out victorious at this time given the clubs financial situation, as he finished in the top four in each ... (more...)
LeBron James Likes Cavs' Chances in NBA Finals
- May 30, 2017

And so, I think maybe there's just a lack of appreciation for greatness. Boston Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas said surgery is not now the best option for his injured right hip although it could eventually prove necessary.The Cavaliers are 12-1 in the playoffs as they seek their second straight championship. (more...)
Cavaliers rally past Celtics in Game 4 Cavaliers rally past Celtics in Game 4
- May 30, 2017

And we really didn't know what to expect". It comes from up top and our leadership. "I went when I was 23 years old, and it felt like the Western Conference Finals was nearly like the championship". He shot 15 of 27 from the field Tuesday and closed the game with 15 points in the fourth, including a 3-pointer with 3:52 remaining for a 106-97 lead. (more...)
Shot-shy Penguins survive rally to claim Stanley Cup opener
- May 30, 2017

Game 2 is Wednesday night. "We didn't get pucks behind them". Nashville had a 5-1 win on October 22, while Pittsburgh picked up a 4-2 win on January 31. PITTSBURGH-The dead catfish that some poor soul purchased and smuggled into the building and threw onto the ice to explode near the Nashville blue line probably would have been thrown no matter what happened in the game, because you don't stash a dead catfish in your trousers or somewhere for half an hour and then just leave it under your ... (more...)
Stokes, Moeen, Woakes rested for third ODI
- May 30, 2017

Stokes is set to go for a scan in the coming days after complaining of pain in his left knee. England all-rounders Ben Stokes , Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes have all been rested for the third ODI against South Africa at Lord's on Monday. (more...)
Hornqvist set to return for Pens, Fisher for Preds in Game 1
- May 30, 2017

This one wasn't pretty. Pittsburgh jumped out to a 3-0 lead after one period, But the Penguins were then outscored by Nashville 3-0 since their last shot, with 17 seconds remaining in the first. It looked like a repeat of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against Ottawa, when the Penguins poured in four goals in the first period of a 7-0 rout. (more...)
IPL 2017: Match Preview: Qualifier 1 - MI V/s RPS IPL 2017: Match Preview: Qualifier 1 - MI V/s RPS
- May 30, 2017

From both sides, they lost each good players in this match . "It started well for us and we had the momentum after the wins against RCB Mumbai Indians ". Lockie Ferguson and Usman Khawaja were two names that Ajinkya Rahane mentioned as possible replacements, but the England cricketer's all-round skills would be sorely missed, unless Dan Christian can step up a notch with the bat. (more...)
LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors
- May 30, 2017

I think we will use it as fuel, we will use it as motivation, but the idea of playing into it? "I was uncomfortable and in a lot of pain but I did fine, I could make it through", he said. Livingston has unselfishly dealt with a diminished role, a rotation change late in the season that altered when he's used, and then a hand injury in the first round of the playoffs. (more...)
Five questions Arsene Wenger must answer when he faces the Arsenal board Five questions Arsene Wenger must answer when he faces the Arsenal board
- May 30, 2017

Alexis Sanchez gave Arsenal the lead in contentious fashion after only four minutes, when referee Antony Taylor overruled his assistant after he had flagged for offside against Aaron Ramsey . Wenger was also dismissive of the notion that his record-breaking FA Cup success, after previous wins in 1998, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2014 and 2015, might have an impact on the talks about his position. (more...)
Arsene Wenger future at Arsenal expected to be made clear on Tuesday
- May 30, 2017

Conte heaped praise on his players for their dominance of the Premier League this season after a miserable 2015-16 campaign when Chelsea finished 10th. A complete performance - with more goals the only thing missing to seal the game for Arsenal long before the final whistle. I'm sure he wants the best for the team and if he thinks that is the way to go you have to go with it, we are a team. (more...)
Stanley Cup Final Preview
- May 30, 2017

They're the hot team with the hottest goaltender on the planet. P.K. Subban's goal, which would've given the Predators a 1-0 lead early in the first period, was waved off. "But this group of players has a will to win as a group more so than any other group I've been around". Pittsburgh had four goals on nine shots. The momentum in the opening period seemed to shift before Malkin scored the first goal of the game on a power play . (more...)
Ranking LeBron James Top 5 Finals Moments
- May 30, 2017

Both are easier said than done. "Obviously, I mean, I've played against four Hall of Famers as well too with Manu (Ginobili), Kawhi (Leonard), Tony (Parker ) and Timmy D (Tim Duncan) on the same team". "Once we get to Game 1 it might be a good time to make a decision one way or another", he said. "But you can probably tell I'm not sitting here happy go lucky". (more...)
Back on court after knife attack, Kvitova wins in Paris
- May 30, 2017

World No. 1 Angelique Kerber crashed out of the 2017 French Open Sunday after suffering a 6-2, 6-2 defeat to Russian Ekaterina Makarova . She is now the top player in women's singles tennis with Serena Williams taking time off. Yesterday's setback, albeit on a surface the German has no great affection for, threatens to leave her season in tatters in which she could lose her No. (more...)
Petra Kvitova makes winning return to tennis Petra Kvitova makes winning return to tennis
- May 30, 2017

Makarova, now ranked 40 after reaching a career high of eight, was a double break ahead again for 3-0 in the second set. After less than an hour and a quarter, she was into the second round of the French Open , her very first match since winning the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai at the end of October, and with 31 winners to her name. (more...)
Kerber suffers shocking first round exit at Roland Garros
- May 30, 2017

He was joined shortly afterwards by last year's surprise quarter-finalist, Albert Ramos-Vinolas, who defeated Marius Copil in four sets. "I think I played well after six months off". Makarova told Marion Bartoli on-court after the match about the personal history she made in the process. "I was also fighting with my emotions not to wait for a mistake (by Kerber)", she said courtside. (more...)
Warriors' Kerr will not coach Game One of NBA Finals
- May 30, 2017

But with Mike being out, I'll take his spot, after he took my spot media-wise. Inevitably, the questions shifted back to Kerr's health, the constant story line that's doggedly followed him since the botched back surgery in 2015. "That's why I'm here talking to you right now". "But it's still up in the air". "I should be saying this with more emotion because it's hard for me", Warriors General Manager Bob Myers said last week, as part of his own update of Kerr's condition. (more...)
Dustin Pedroia exits game against White Sox with left wrist sprain Dustin Pedroia exits game against White Sox with left wrist sprain
- May 30, 2017

Red Sox second baseman was injured in a first inning collision at first base with Chicago's Jose Abreu . And in breaking said fall, he suffered a sprained left wrist , according to Evan Drellich of Comcast Sports Net New England. Hear Boston manager John Farrell break down what happened in the video above from "Red Sox Final", presented by Plainridge Park Casino. On the play, Abreu slid into first base, and Pedroia tripped over Abreu's body, falling hard on his hands. (