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Draymond Green laughs off Magic Johnson saying Showtime Lakers would sweep Warriors Draymond Green laughs off Magic Johnson saying Showtime Lakers would sweep Warriors
- June 07, 2017

After capturing the National Basketball Association title in 2015 and winning an NBA-record 73 games in 2016, the Warriors now sit just two wins away from becoming the first team in league history to go undefeated through the entire playoffs. (more...)
French Open day five snapshot French Open day five snapshot
- June 07, 2017

Britain's Andy Murray returns the ball to Slovakia's Martin Klizan during their tennis match at the Roland Garros 2017 French Open on June 1, 2017 in Paris . Del Potro injured a groin in the opening set, which affected his movement, but he said it was "not a source of concern" for his match against Murray . (more...)
NBA Finals tickets have held steady despite possibility of Warriors sweep
- June 07, 2017

And while history suggests that the Cavs still have a puncher's chance - after all, LeBron James and Co. last June became the first National Basketball Association team to rebound from a 3-1 deficit, earning Cleveland its major pro sports title since 1964 - last year's Warriors squad didn't feature the lethal Durant, who already has 71 points to his name to go along with 22 rebounds. (more...)
Antoine Griezmann confirms he'll stay with Atletico Madrid
- June 07, 2017

The France worldwide said he had chose to stay at the Spanish side after discussing with his sporting advisor Eric Olhats . Talk around the soccer world last week seemed focused on whether or not Antoine Griezmann would agree to head to Manchester United via a pricey transfer. (more...)
Injured Woakes out of Champions Trophy
- June 07, 2017

Woakes, along with Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler, was given permission by England to miss the recent one-day worldwide series against Ireland to play in the Indian Premier League. There is experience there. So whatever team we see fit for the next match against Bangladesh at The Oval, we'll look at the conditions there and see what sort of wicket we get. (more...)
Kerr's return adds gloss to big win for dominating Warriors
- June 07, 2017

Kerr was given a thunderous ovation by the Warriors supporters as Golden State stretched its record NBA playoff win streak to 14 games and seized a 2-0 edge over the Cavaliers in the best-of-seven NBA Finals . "They're obviously trying to make a few other guys make some plays". "We can do better job of getting him going early". Based on prices the team gave season-ticket holders at the beginning of the season and figuring out roughly how many seats there are in each section, we've ... (more...)
Nadal into semi-finals after Carreño Busta retires
- June 07, 2017

Novak Djokovic at Roland Garros , Paris , June 4. In other matches of the mens category, Japans eighth seed Kei Nishikori survived a scare to beat unseeded South Korean Hyeon Chung in five sets. That delay lasted approximately half an hour. After the first game, he put pressure on me and we are playing best-of-five on clay which is the hardest surface. (more...)
Brilliant Nadal, Djokovic through to Q'final Brilliant Nadal, Djokovic through to Q'final
- June 07, 2017

Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka are cruising towards a semi-final showdown, with the top seed defeating Juan Martin del Potro 7-6, 7-5, 6-0, and the third seed accounting for Fabio Fagnini 7-6, 6-0, 6-2. RAFAEL Nadal's relentless march towards a 10th French Open title continues after the Spanish enforcer powered to another lopsided win. Defending champions Djokovic, on the other hand, made it to the last-eight after sweeping aside Spain's Albert Ramos Viñolas 7-6 (7-9), 6-1, 6-3. (more...)
Rain lashes through Roland Garros; man struggles to use umbrella
- June 07, 2017

His final tally of unforced errors was 35, with 18 winners compared to 38 for his opponent, who now faces nine-time champion Rafael Nadal . There are some milestones at stake, too: Nadal can become the first man in the professional era to reach 10 semifinals at Roland Garros; Djokovic can reach a seventh consecutive French Open semifinal and break a tie with Jimmy Connors for second place with a 234th Grand Slam match win ( Roger Federer's record is 314). (more...)
Warriors beat Cavaliers to take 2-0 NBA Finals series lead
- June 07, 2017

We're hungry". Our GM (David Griffin) will do a great job of figuring out if we need something else. "We've got a great opportunity in front of us and we've got to seize it". "I was just in a good rhythm". Klay Thompson added 22 points for the Warriors. Seriously, scoring 132 points with throwing away the ball 20 times is pretty incredible. (more...)
Draymond Green Shares His Thoughts on LeBron James vs. Kevin Durant Debate
- June 07, 2017

If Cleveland wins the next two games, therefore prolonging the series to at least six tilts, the average price for Game 6 in Cleveland is $889. Their dominance as they chase a second title in three years has led some to wonder how they stack up against Magic Johnson's Los Angeles Lakers of the 1980s and Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls of the 1990s. (more...)
Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis
- June 07, 2017

Rafa Nadal has broken lots of records in his career but they do not matter to the Spaniard, who on Wednesday strolled into the French Open semi-finals after compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta quit with an injury less than an hour into the match. (more...)
Manchester United beat Ajax to win Europa League Manchester United beat Ajax to win Europa League
- June 07, 2017

Qualifying for the Champions League via a top-four finish in the Premier League has never been tougher, with six teams - Chelsea, Tottenham , Manchester City, Liverpool , United, and Arsenal - genuine heavyweights. A younger me would have been a lot more frustrated. Mourinho is keen to let Woodward take control of United's transfer dealings this summer, with the Portuguese already looking to relax at the end of the season having spent the weekend in Monte Carlo for the Monaco Grand ... (more...)
Kyle Larson wins Dover Xfinity race for 2nd straight victory Kyle Larson wins Dover Xfinity race for 2nd straight victory
- June 07, 2017

The same number in the record book as that California kid who grew up to become even better than his idol. Jimmie Johnson blew past Kyle Larson on an overtime restart, made it to the overtime line on the backstretch before a huge wreck occurred back in the pack and won a NASCAR Cup race for the 83rd time in his career. (more...)
Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence: Yuvraj Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence: Yuvraj
- June 07, 2017

And they also lost their stand-in skipper Upul Tharanga who has been suspended for two matches for team's slow over rate in the Proteas defeat.A defeat for Sri Lanka will end Sri Lanka's hope of making it to the last four whereas a win for India would ensure India of the semi-final spot. (more...)
Andy Murray to begin to find his top form Andy Murray to begin to find his top form
- June 07, 2017

Murray's reward is a reprise of last year's US Open quarter-final against Kei Nishikori - a dramatic match in which a random belch of noise from the PA system on Arthur Ashe Stadium triggered a switch in momentum, and an exhausting five-set win for Nishikori . (more...)
French Open action threatened by rain on Tuesday French Open action threatened by rain on Tuesday
- June 07, 2017

The 23-year-old Austrian has reached the quarter-final without dropping a set and will be hoping to replicate his run to the semi-finals at Roland Garros last year. But Ramos-Vinolas could not cement his advantage and, despite recovering from 0-4 to 4-4 in the tie-break, he lost the opening set. It was his first-ever defeat on the Parisian clay. (more...)
Austin Dillon's Fuel-Mileage Gamble Leads To Huge Win At Coca-Cola 600 Austin Dillon's Fuel-Mileage Gamble Leads To Huge Win At Coca-Cola 600
- June 07, 2017

Ryan Hunter-Reay , Alexander Rossi , and Fernando Alonso were among the top five throughout the race, pacing the field for a combined 78 laps, but Rossi was the only one to finish the race. Matt Kenseth won this race a year ago. A freaky accident on Lap 19 took them out of the race after Jeffrey Earnhardt car's had a mechanical issue and started dropping oil on the track. (more...)
Cleveland Cavaliers considering starting Iman Shumpert in Game 3 Cleveland Cavaliers considering starting Iman Shumpert in Game 3
- June 07, 2017

Smith. Smith scored the first Cavs field goal of Game 1, a 3-pointer, but hasn't been heard on the offensive side since that time. However, coach Lue has chose to stick with Smith as a starter for at least one more contest. " The last two third quarters they have come out and jumped on us and done it in a very significant way ", Irving said. "Understand that they have a unique opportunity to make us that much better, and for a majority of this season it's been on myself, Bron and K-Love's ... (more...)
Nittany Lions set to compete at NCAA Championships Nittany Lions set to compete at NCAA Championships
- June 07, 2017

The Nittany Lion men qualified 13 student-athletes in nine events . The men's events kick off the first day of the four-day competition, with the team victor awarded on Friday and the women's team victor on Saturday. Click NCAA FINALS to follow with live results . "Gibson recorded a mark of 45′-1.75" (13.76m) at the Big Ten Championships in happy Valley that stands as the No. (more...)