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Anil Kumble Likely to Travel to West Indies With Indian Team Anil Kumble Likely to Travel to West Indies With Indian Team
- June 13, 2017

Asked if that means that COA chairman Vinod Rai is not trying to bridge the gap between Kumble and Kohli despite being in London, the source said: "Yes, he is there in London, but if there has been some talks on the sidelines, that is not known". (more...)
Liverpool Ready To Sign 19-Goal Attacker After Submitting £39m Offer
- June 13, 2017

As was reported in Egypt, Liverpool's latest offer of 40 million euros ( 35 million pounds) appears to have signalled the breakthrough. Salah recently dropped a huge hint that he was on his way to Merseyside this summer after being pictured with a Liverpool shirt while on global duty with Egypt, with personal terms already understood to have been agreed between the player and club. (more...)
NBA Draft Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers taking Josh Jackson at No. 2?
- June 13, 2017

Bleacher Report's Kevin Ding reported that Ball didn't "blow the Lakers away" in that workout, and now we have a possible reason why. "But he's a one (point guard)". The Lakers are also "hopeful" likely No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz will make the trip to L.A. this week. One of those is Josh Jackson, the Kansas forward who also had an individual workout for the Lakers last week. (more...)
Will the Warriors knock out the Cavaliers in Game 5 tonight? Will the Warriors knock out the Cavaliers in Game 5 tonight?
- June 13, 2017

The Golden State Warriors were 3-0 up in the Finals. I'm a bit surprised we're even playing a Game 5 . Now that Zaza Pachulia is the one kicking people in the balls I guess Draymond needs to find another way to stay in the public's eye (and mouth) at all times. (more...)
Microsoft announces Xbox One X as 'world's most powerful console'
- June 13, 2017

The Xbox One X has also been touted as an all-in-one entertainment system as it does come with an #Ultra HD Blu-ray drive that allows it to play 4K media content. Other upcoming Xbox One games include Life is Strange prequel Life is Strange : Before the Storm , Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor sequel Middle-earth: Shadow of War, and Bioware's co-op sci-fi action RPG Anthem. (more...)
Sailing-Defeated Ainslie to come back stronger, bring "Auld Mug" home
- June 13, 2017

Emirates Team New Zealand rebounded nicely from a heart-stopping capsize two days earlier on Bermuda's Great Sound to clinch a spot in the America's Cup challenger finals. Ainslie paid tribute to both men's involvement on Thursday and said that Land Rover was renewing its partnership with BAR to compete for the next America's Cup . (more...)
Florida Panthers name Bob Boughner new head coach Florida Panthers name Bob Boughner new head coach
- June 13, 2017

The Panthers are going to play a faster paced game and be more aggressive under Boughner, Tallon said. GM Dale Tallon is pleased with how Boughner views the game. But Florida never found the same form it had a year ago on the way to the Atlantic Division title, and missed the playoffs by 14 points. "We believe he's the right leader to get our team back to competing towards our goal of winning the Stanley Cup ". (more...)
Ex-Chargers OL King Dunlap announces retirement Ex-Chargers OL King Dunlap announces retirement
- June 13, 2017

Los Angeles' 2017 front will feature only one player, right tackle Joe Barksdale, in the same spot as 2016. His agents announced on Monday afternoon that he had chose to retire. Dunlap played in 98 career games, including making 65 starts. Dunlap's agents sent out a tweet on Monday saying that their client has opted to retire rather than continue his career for a 10th season. (more...)
NBA Finals Game 5 Preview: Get that monkey off our back NBA Finals Game 5 Preview: Get that monkey off our back
- June 13, 2017

As of Monday morning, the over/under is set at 230.5 points. The Cavs are slowly diminishing the gap that separates them from the Golden State Warriors and head back to Oracle Arena in Oakland for what has potential to be the most exciting game of the entire 2016-17 season. (more...)
Trump invited to testify over Comey, Russian meddling
- June 13, 2017

Trump also said that Comey's testimony "vindicated" the president and that everything in it was "basically ridiculous". In his testimony , Comey, who was sacked by Trump last month, told senators that he arranged to have the memos he recorded of his private conversations with the president released by a friend to a news reporter to put pressure on the FBI to appoint a special counsel to lead the Russian Federation investigation. (more...)
Tapwrit rallies to win Belmont Stakes
- June 13, 2017

The win gives the trainer his third Belmont win. Tapwrit reeled in Irish War Cry to win the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, bringing the curtain down on the 2017 Triple Crown races. Tapwrit passed the favorite in the final furlong and crossed the finish line ahead by two lengths Saturday at Belmont Park. Ortiz was aboard for both of those misadventures. (more...)
The Pittsburgh Penguins gave Sidney Crosby the ultimate Stanley Cup champagne shower
- June 13, 2017

Patric Hornqvist, the last pick of the 2005 draft (by the Predators ), scored the game-winner for Pittsburgh with 1:35 left by banking the puck off Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne's left elbow. Referee Kevin Pollock whistled the play dead before Colton Sissons poked the puck into the open Pittsburgh net. In the meantime, it was hard for the Predators to get past the pain in the moments immediately following Game 6. (more...)
Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly
- June 13, 2017

The result leaves Scotland six points off the only automatic qualification spot for Russian Federation 2018 and four behind Slovakia in the playoff place, but Robertson is confident that they can bridge that gap if they continue to put in performances like Saturday's. (more...)
Warriors' Draymond Green Stays In Game 4 After Technical Foul Fiasco
- June 13, 2017

Goble said he thought he had verbalized to the table that the initial technical was on Kerr , but said after watching the video that he should have done a better job with that. I take full responsibility for that". "No, I don't really pay no much attention", he said. "But still trying to figure out why did I get the second one". (more...)
England's Chris Woakes to miss rest of Champions Trophy due to injury
- June 13, 2017

He had managed to bowl only two overs before being forced off the field. Asked why spinner Adil Rashid was left out, Morgan said: "We felt given the opposition playing against Bangladesh , they probably would have preferred to play against a lot more spin, as opposed to four quicks, and obviously Ben". (more...)
Qld Maroons name team for 2017 State of Origin 2 Qld Maroons name team for 2017 State of Origin 2
- June 13, 2017

Making way for them are Sam Thaiday , Nate Myles , Jacob Lillyman , Corey Oates , Aidan Guerra , and Justin O'Neill - all savagely omitted from the team - as well as Anthony Milford who is out through injury. 6 jumper, while Cowboys teammates Gavin Cooper and Coen Hess are also in line for inclusion after the Maroons pack was manhandled in game one. "The transition period for Queensland is now". (more...)
Draymond Green gets redemption shot as Warriors seek to close out Cavs
- June 13, 2017

And, oh, yes, that 21-point loss to the Cavaliers in Game 4 was the loudest alarm the Warriors have heard since opening night of the regular season, when San Antonio Spurs barged into Oracle Arena and impolitely reminded them that, no matter the number of stars on the roster, victory on most nights in the National Basketball Association is not given but taken. (more...)
Jets release Decker after failing to find trade Jets release Decker after failing to find trade
- June 13, 2017

New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles talks to the media about the abrupt decision to cut linebacker David Harris after OTA's on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Decker was limited to nine receptions for 194 yards and two TDs in three games a year ago because of a shoulder injury. If the Ravens are able to land Decker, they would be getting a former third-round pick who tallied 74 or more catches for four straight seasons (2012-15) before being limited to just three games during an injury-plagued ... (more...)
Cavaliers, Warriors will get physical as NBA Finals tension boils Cavaliers, Warriors will get physical as NBA Finals tension boils
- June 13, 2017

Golden State overcame being down six points in the last minutes of Wednesday's 118-113 win by Kevin Durant's clutch 3-pointer over James with 45 seconds remaining. "My team won! Disregard the flops, or using a player's reputation to our advantage by having our star player step over, not around, that player to put his junk in the other player's face to provoke him, so he can cry to the league to have that player suspended". (more...)
Triumphant England win U-20 World Cup Triumphant England win U-20 World Cup
- June 13, 2017

England won the Under-20 World Cup in South Korea on Sunday, beating Venezuela 1-0, but the challenge now will be for those players to graduate to the senior national side. Despite the jubilation, some fans complained that they had struggled to watch all the World Cup games, calling South Korea's TV coverage of the tournament disappointing. (more...)