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Film Study: Cleveland Cavaliers get Golden State Warriors' defense moving
- June 12, 2017

It's safe to assume that most Warriors fans didn't see this coming and now the world must wait for another game for an outcome. All it takes is a win in Game 5 on the road, and they are nearly in the driver's seat. The over-under was at 221.5 points. In last year's Finals these moments seemed to favor Cleveland, and they certainly did not favor Draymond Green . (more...)
Soccer Players Cut Hair to Support Teammate Soccer Players Cut Hair to Support Teammate
- June 12, 2017

Merrill added that initial reports about the disqualification said organisers had thought eight-year-old Mili looked like a boy as she has a short haircut. "The president of the tournament said that they had made their decision and he wouldn't change it". Her father and the president of her soccer club said someone accused her team of admitting a boy to an all-girl squad because Mili 'looks like a boy'. (more...)
Penguins win Stanley Cup after controversial early whistle cancels out Predators goal
- June 12, 2017

Crosby went on to record three assists on the team's first five goals in a 6-0 romp to become Pittsburgh's all-time leading scorer in Stanley Cup Finals. Hornqvist used to play for the Predators but the team traded him to the Penguins in 2014, a front-office decision that last night came back to bite Nashville. (more...)
Bangladesh knock Black Caps out
- June 12, 2017

New Zealand had the game in their bag, and Bangladesh were staring at a huge defeat, but Shakib and Mahmudullah had some other plans. The 2017 Champions Trophy continues to thrill as Bangladesh have given themselves a chance of qualifying for the semi-finals after they defeated New Zealand on Friday. (more...)
Penguins win Stanley Cup Penguins win Stanley Cup
- June 12, 2017

Murray is the first goaltender in National Hockey League history to win the clinching game for the Stanley Cup in each of his first two seasons. Notes: Lemieux won the Conn Smythe in 1992 and 1992, and Bernie Parent was the first to win the MVP trophy in consecutive years in 1974 and 1975. (more...)
French Open results 2017: Top seed Angelique Kerber upset in 1st round
- June 12, 2017

The two-time Wimbledon champion defeated Julia Boserup of the United States 6-3, 6-2. Ex-first racket of the world Vinus Williams in a record 20th time started at Roland Garros. In one other early result of significance, 2015 US Open runner-up Roberta Vinci exited the French Open in the first round for the fourth year in a row. (more...)
Melania Trump, son Barron moves into White House
- June 12, 2017

On Twitter, Melania mentioned that about her move to White House. In her tweet , she wrote: "Looking forward to the memories we'll make in our new home!" Stephanie Grisham, Melania Trump's Communications Director, tweeted on Sunday night. (more...)
Bacsinszky takes semi-final defeat in her stride
- June 12, 2017

Ostapenko, who hails from Latvia, is the first unseeded women's tennis player to reach the final stage at Roland Garros since 1983 and the first Latvian to ever reach a Grand Slam final. The 5-10 (1.77-meter) Ostapenko, meanwhile, is aggressive as can be, a go-for-the-lines-and-hit-them tour de force who likes to keep points as snappy as her answers to reporters' questions. (more...)
'Let's bring the title home' - Rangers fans react to forward signing 'Let's bring the title home' - Rangers fans react to forward signing
- June 12, 2017

The 29-year-old wide player is a former Portugal age-group worldwide who has yet to make a full global appearance. Instead he's had loan spells at German side Nurnberg, Spain's Granada, French side Metz and most recently a spell in Turkey with Alanyaspor. (more...)
Penguins beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup
- June 12, 2017

Matt Murray made 27 saves for the win. Nashville began its surprising run to the Stanley Cup Final as 30-1 longshots, but stunned the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks in a four-game sweep and tested the Penguins before eventually falling in six games. (more...)
Terry Butcher calls for Jack Butland to replace Joe Hart for England Terry Butcher calls for Jack Butland to replace Joe Hart for England
- June 12, 2017

Kane said: "It was fantastic. We haven't managed to win, but given the narrative of the game, we've got to be pleased to take the point". Griffiths had Scotland on the brink of a famous win over England after he opened his global account in style. (more...)
Cespedes returns to Mets' lineup in 1st game of doubleheader
- June 12, 2017

In the last 33 at-bats in which opponents have come up with runners in scoring position, Harvey has allowed two hits. Braves: RHP Kris Medlen, who missed most of 2016 with right shoulder problems following his second Tommy John surgery, gave up three runs on five hits and three walks in 5 2/3 innings against Charlotte in his first start for Triple-A Gwinnett. (more...)
Lugo shines in season debut, Mets beat Braves 2-1
- June 12, 2017

He gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in 6 2/3 scoreless innings. Perhaps the most surprising thing was that Lugo was able to get a ball past Ender Inciarte on a third inning double. Adams went 1 for 14 in the series. The reigning NLCS MVP is averaging a strikeout per inning, while maintaining some control, only walking more than 3 batters in game just twice this year. (more...)
Wenger asks Arsenal fans for unity after continuing ´love affair´ Wenger asks Arsenal fans for unity after continuing ´love affair´
- June 12, 2017

Gunners fans will be desperate for a league title challenge next year as they have not won the top flight since the 2003/04 season. "It's what we all want and I know it's what our fans around the world demand". Arsenal left its Highbury home of 93 years and relocated to nearby Emirates Stadium in 2006. The Gunners have not won the league title since they went the whole campaign unbeaten in 2004 and were knocked out of the last-16 of the Champions League for the seventh consecutive season. (more...)
Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination
- June 12, 2017

Most lines in this series where around the seven-point range for Golden State , Currently the Warriors remain the favorites by nine points, according to OddsShark . It seems hard to believe Cleveland would lose at home down 3-2, and in a deciding Game 7, are you really going to bet against LeBron James? This was the closest that the Thunder had gotten to the last round since they reached the Finals back in 2012, and the media didn't hesitate to put the blame on Durant who came up ... (more...)
Rafael Nadal Bags His 10th French Open Title
- June 12, 2017

A brief lull as the court staff watered down the red dust failed to extinguish Nadal's fire and, despite Wawrinka's best efforts to extend the contest, the final set was little more than a coronation for Paris's favorite Spaniard. Federer made 24 unforced errors with his backhand, which Nadal attacked with high-bouncing lefty forehands. The men's final at the French Open is underway. (more...)
Windies stumble to low target to level Afghan series Windies stumble to low target to level Afghan series
- June 12, 2017

Apart from Gulbadin Naib, who was the top scorer with 51, none of the Afghan batsmen offered any meaningful resistance. Despite sweeping the visitors 3-0 in the T20 worldwide series, the West Indies squad is an nearly entirely different one with only batsmen Evin Lewis and Jason Mohammed in the final 11 from the team that played in St Kitts. (more...)
Indian bowlers answer captain Virat Kohli's bold plan Indian bowlers answer captain Virat Kohli's bold plan
- June 12, 2017

Jadeja took 1-39 from his 10 overs, conceding no boundaries, and Ashwin, playing his first one-day worldwide since January because of the left-handers in South Africa's lineup, took 1-43. Varanasi which is also one of the holiest cities has witnessed religious events in the favour of defending champion India . Yuvraj Singh contributed an unbeaten 23 towards late in the chase. (more...)
Hart confident Man City won't price him out of transfer Hart confident Man City won't price him out of transfer
- June 12, 2017

Hart added: "I don't think City are going to price me out of a move". Kelechi Iheanacho is set to be one of the more unfortunate victims of Pep Guardiola's summer overhaul at Manchester City , despite the 20-year-old being desperate to stay at the club that brought him to England . (more...)
Refs' Shady Technical Foul Explanation Still Doesn't Add Up
- June 12, 2017

They made some tough shots, but we were not sharp defensively, so always a combination. If things head down this path once again at any point moving forward in the series, there could much more to come from Green's passionate mother. Only then did the mistake get fixed and Green stayed in the game. "I take full responsibility for that", Callahan said. "I hate to complain", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said. (more...)