Monday August 20-th, 2018

Rihanna heckles Durant in Game 1, steals show

Their current 13-game win streak is tied for the longest in National Basketball Association postseason history. While Durant still has plenty to go to reach said heights, he's surely starting off on the right foot, now three games away from adding ...

England bowl against Bangladesh in Champions Trophy opener

Bangladesh star Tamim Iqbal tried his best to help his side secure a victory in the opening encounter of the Champions Trophy 2017, but Ben Root spilled water on their hopes by slamming a terrific 133 not out. Tamim made 128 in 142 balls thanks ...

Mike Brown expects to coach Warriors in Game 1

LeBron James may be the best and most valuable player on the Cavs, but Irving is the most clutch. Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant prepares to shoot during practice on Wednesday in Oakland, Calif. They have lapses and you will not g...

Two most improved teams seek winning start - England v Bangladesh Two most improved teams seek winning start - England v Bangladesh

The hosts - for once being tagged as the favourites, begin the campaign against Bangladesh - a team that's challenging themselves and the rest of the big boys with every passing series. Classy Test captain Joe Root has the skill to adapt his game...

Pontus Aberg could be next Predators spark plug Pontus Aberg could be next Predators spark plug

A shot on goal was tough to come by for the Ducks , while the Predators managed to score two goals in the waning moments of each game - rallying to win Game 3, rebounding from down 2-0 to force overtime in Game 4 and breaking a tie with an extra goa...

Durant will take less than max to stay with Warriors Durant will take less than max to stay with Warriors

The Cavs' stunning comeback from 3-1 down in the series to end an infamous title drought and raise spirits across Cleveland is the stuff of legends. "I think they're the prohibitive favorite", ABC analyst Jeff Van Gundy said . Like the Warrio...

Cavs the champs but Warriors the favorites in the NBA Finals

Eastern Time . Golden State and Cleveland have one NBA Finals win over the other with the Cavaliers coming off an improbable 3-1 comeback in last year's Finals series . 'So I think it's great to have greatness. It would have been even b...

Arsene Wenger: Arsene Wenger: "It's not about popularity, it's"

With Arsenal ending the league campaign outside the top four, and therefore missing out on Champions League qualification, the FA Cup success against Chelsea has done little to quell unrest among some supporters. You can't read him. David Osp...

Murray aces opening test in Paris win

I chatted to Darren Cahill [one of Agassi's former coaches] about it. "And in Bercy [ Paris Masters] was when I reached world No 1, so a lot of good memories from Paris , and I'll try to have another good run this year". Next up for Murray is ...

Kerr 'not ready' to return to Warriors sideline

The 2016 champions versus the 2015 champions. These two teams are both so closely matched that making Cleveland +200 seems like a bit too much. The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook installed Golden State as a minus-260 favourite, with Cleveland a...

Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will win the NBA Finals

Ron Harper, a veteran on that team, remembers someone saying after Game 1 that the Finals were shaping up to be a good series. "It's not like the post touches of Shaq (Shaquille O'Neal) and Timmy D (Tim Duncan), where you knew that ball was going i...

Doubts about Bale's fitness ahead of Champions League final Doubts about Bale's fitness ahead of Champions League final

You have to play the final and I don't think there are differences between the two teams. I always dreamed I'd play a Champions League final, but never in my home town. Now I have no choice. "For me those values are commitment, battling and fight...

Kevin Durant And LeBron James Unveil New PEs During Practice

The comeback on the Cleveland Cavaliers is +200. With the league now being so top-heavy, the Cavaliers and Warriors could continue to face off for an indefinite period of time. Durant played well, averaging 30.6 points and shooting 55 percent bu...

LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's playoff scoring record

When I need a bucket, that's what I'm going to do". The most impressive part of it was after he went down with the injured ankle.Irving was clutching his ankle and writhing in pain one moment. "We'd love it if we could win in four games, that would b...

Warriors do not need to be perfect to beat Cavs say pundits Warriors do not need to be perfect to beat Cavs say pundits

That talk has been around for years, but it really has heated up the past two seasons, especially this season as James made his way to his seventh straight Finals appearance. He is dishing out 5.6 assists per game, playing healthy and free and he s...

Steve Kerr surprised Warriors favored over Cavs in NBA Finals Steve Kerr surprised Warriors favored over Cavs in NBA Finals

Mike Brown has been serving as the interim since Game 3 of the series against the Portland Trail Blazers , and Golden State has suffered no hiccups. "That's what greats do", Curry said. The ending of February was tough. "We've got to work har...

Cavaliers coach keeps NBA champions cool amid the chaos

Cavaliers on Thursday will need to pay an average of $1.850.30 per ticket. Irving had been in and out of the lineup after being diagnosed with tendinitis in the knee. "I always like to stay even-keeled and just play the game the right way". Lu...

Andretti rules Indy _ and other takeaways from the 500 Andretti rules Indy _ and other takeaways from the 500

He took the lead on lap 37 and was near the front for much of the race. He was bidding to become the event's fourth four-time victor, joining A.J. Foyt, Al Unser and Rick Mears .Twenty-two-year-old rookie Ed Jones of Britain placed third, and la...

LeBron James says has beaten stacked teams like Warriors before

Which side has the edge heading in to this year's NBA Finals showdown? The Warriors are using Durant in every imaginable way on offense , and James isn't surprised to see his good friend and Olympic teammate more mobile than he was with the Th...

LeBron James' Cavaliers embracing underdog status in NBA Finals rematch with Warriors LeBron James' Cavaliers embracing underdog status in NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

Andre Iguodala earned MVP honors of the 2015 Finals mostly for his defense on James, who was harassed into 39.8 percent shooting in the series. Golden State's offense is in better shape with a healthy Curry and Durant taking Harrison Barnes' s...

Hornqvist set to return for Pens, Fisher for Preds in Game 1 Hornqvist set to return for Pens, Fisher for Preds in Game 1

There are no simple solutions. Kunitz one-timed a pass from Conor Sheary in tight to make it 1-0 at 9:55 of the second period as the winger scored a first goal in his last 22 playoff games. Crosby said he was motivated more by the opportunity to ...

Steve Kerr not ready to return to coach Warriors in NBA Finals Steve Kerr not ready to return to coach Warriors in NBA Finals

However, the Cavaliers deserve a ton of credit for how they have improved from beyond the arc. Taylor said the league's schedule makers will work more closely with the networks, trying to reduce travel surrounding nationally televised games whi...

Arsenal win record 13th FA Cup

Regardless of his decision, I think it was important for him to win this FA Cup . The former Werder Bremen defender admitted he had "suffered" this season but was delighted to be able to give his all as Arsenal turned a mediocre campaign into a ...

When is the NBA Finals? Schedule, TV times for Warriors-Cavaliers III

The 28-year-old Thomas aggravated his specific injury - officially labeled as a right femoral-acetabular impingement with labral tear - during Game 6 of the second-round series against the Washington Wizards on May 12. "They're a tough team to go...

LeBron says has beaten stacked teams like Warriors before

As soon as Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals ended, LeBron James started getting comparisons to the greatest basketball player of all time . Love was asked if the Cavs wanted the Warriors. He has to win Finals MVP and prove that he is th...

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