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Several Cavaliers 'Highly Agitated' By Stephen Curry's Game 3 Squat


What do you think - did Curry make an intentional obscene gesture or was he honest about his explanation? "I wish I could have a little bit more control over the reactions in certain situations", Curry said. The Warriors played a Cavaliers team on Friday night that just wasn't going to lose. The video gave fodder for plenty of sports rivalry talk - some called it disrespectful, some called it unnecessary, some laughed it off - ahead of Game 4 after the Warriors beat the Cleveland ... Read More »

Cavaliers stun Warriors to win Game 4


The Warriors are 15-0 and can finish off the NBA's first flawless postseason with a victory here in Game 4 . With the win, the Cavs now travel to Oakland for Game 5 on Tuesday AEDT. Cleveland made 24 3-pointers. Here we are again, Warriors up 3-1 heading home to Oracle Arena. The Warriors previously swept Portland, Utah and San Antonio. Read More »

Austin Dillon: Austin Dillon win Coke 600 on fumes

Dillon hasn't run consistently well in 2017, entering the Coca-Cola 600 22nd in points. We're in the Chase. With two laps to go, Johnson ran out of fuel and Dillon inherited the lead, which he hung on to for the finish. with 10 laps remaining to win Stage 1. Jimmie Johnson , who also tried to stay out and win the fuel-mileage race, ran out of gas just before the white flag waved, giving the lead away to Dillon, who held off Kyle Busch and Truex for the win. Read More »

Royals' Moustakas homers to halt Astros' win streak at 11


But right at time for first pitch we found out that Dallas Keuchel was ill and trying to make his start tonight. Royals right-hander Jake Junis, who was making his second big league start, was removed after Beltran's homer. This has been McCullers' bets season in the majors, with a career-best 2.93 SIERA to go with a 28.6 percent strikeout rate and 7.4 percent walk rate. Read More »

US eye Trinidad and Tobago win for World Cup qualifying boost


He has scored or assisted on seven of the last eight American goals. Trinidad & Tobago defender Alvin Jones, back, tries to head the ball over US midfielder Darlington Nagbe during the first half of a World Cup soccer qualifying match Thursday, June 8, 2017 , in Commerce City, Colo . Read More »

Huddersfield hero Christopher Schindler reveals freaky secret behind historic promotion


Sir John Madejski says he fully expects Jaap Stam to continue as Reading manager next season. You can talk about taking risks and taking the initiative but this is not just a league game, in the players' minds there are other things. "Experience is important, but if you have passion, desire and ideas, you can match it". "I'm so happy that I'm here with this wonderful team". The current QPR boss said: "I'm never going to live it down, I put them in the bottom three in my predictions ... Read More »

Madden Franchise Gets a Story Mode With 'Madden NFL 18: Longshot'

For a breakdown of Madden 18's Longshot , head to the official website . It looks pretty well made, and if I'm not mistaken, stars Moonlight's Mahershala Ali. Check out the Long Shot story mode coming to Madden 18 below. Following in the footsteps of the wildly successful Federation Internationale de Football Association 17, EA has made a decision to implement a story mode into one of the biggest video game franchises of all time . Read More »

Durant exceeding Warriors expectations in NBA Finals

Kevin Durant scored 31 points for the Warriors , who have the opportunity on Friday to become the first team to go unbeaten en route to a title. Warriors coach Steve Kerr , who played for a couple dynasties himself with the Chicago Bulls and Spurs, was on the 72-win Chicago team in 1996 that built a 3-0 lead over the Seattle SuperSonics in the Finals. Read More »

3 ex-MSU football players named in sex assault case


According to a Michigan State trustee, former Spartan Auston Robertson was the player who first informed coach Mark Dantonio of an incident that's led to sexual assault charges against three former players. Blackwell, 39, had been the team's director of college advancement and performance at the time of his suspension. Charges were ultimately never authorized for Blackwell, 39, because the Jones Day law firm was "unable to gauge the severity" of his wrongdoing and that Blackwell ... Read More »

Manchester United release Zlatan Ibrahimovic amid Alvaro Morata links


This certainly makes sense, with captain Wayne Rooney increasingly becoming a periphery figure at the club and the BBC reporting that United are unlikely to offer injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new contract. Beyond that, however, it appears that the Merengues want to squeeze every cent out of their player. Manchester United have been tipped to pull off huge transfers for both Alvaro Morata and Andrea Belotti this summer as Jose Mourinho looks to revamp a decimated forward line. Read More »

Jelena Ostapenko Pulls A Thrilling Upset To Win The French Open


Romania's Simona Halep clenches her fist as she plays Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko during their final match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Saturday, June 10 , 2017 in Paris . Halep will wonder how she failed to clinch victory, having led by a set and 3-0 and having three break-point chances in a long fourth game of the second set that would have put her two breaks up. Read More »

Tiger Woods arrested: Found slumped at wheel unable to touch own nose


It should be noted that Woods was heading south bound away from Hobe Sound. Officers said he found it hard to keep his eyes open and walk during a roadside examination. Woods' arraignment in Palm Beach County court is scheduled for July 5. The Probable Cause Affidavit also stated that Woods failed four field sobriety tests, although he was able to recite the National Anthem backwards. Read More »

Finn replacing Woakes in England squad for Champions Trophy

The Victorian was Australia's frontline spinner during their triumphant World Cup campaign in 2015 and for most of the year that preceded it, while he bowled his maximum of 10 overs in three of five matches during Australia's last ODI series in the United Kingdom two years ago. Read More »

India are not invincible, says Kohli

Mendis was the highest scorer among the Sri Lankans, producing a steady 89 runs off 93 balls before being run out thanks to an excellent piece of fielding by Indian pacer Buvneshwar Kumar off his own bowling. India seemed to be in control after Shikhar Darwan scored 125, while Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni made 78 and 63 respectively. Following the Sri Lankan win against India , the group B of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 remains wide open as all four teams in the group have 2 points each at ... Read More »

Gordon Strachan: Scotland need brains and bravery over brawn against England

The result will feel like a defeat for Gordon Strachan but he must take the positives from claiming a point against the group leaders in a game where they were generally second best. Joe Hart will retain his position in goal and Southgate's biggest dilemma is which Tottenham right-back to start - the more experienced Kyle Walker or the uncapped but highly rated Kieran Trippier. Read More »

Jalen Rose Thinks LeBron James Might Leave Cleveland Again

LeBron has made the Finals more frequently than Jordan, and with far inferior teammates. "Hey, you know you can lose one", Beckham yelled out. "I think a lot of them can relate to the fact that he grew up in the same environment as them and that gives them a sense of hope and when they combine that hope with the energy that it takes to be successful, and when they have mentors around them to foster their development, these kids are destined for success", said Warner. Read More »

Unseeded Ostapenko Beats Bacsinszky to Reach Final

The third seed from Romania said: "I will play for two things: My first grand slam and number one in the world ". Halep is the only break he took the first set, the second set Pliskova has already scored once at the reception, and in the next game played three break points and leveled the score in sets. Read More »

Cespedes returns to Mets' lineup in 1st game of doubleheader


The Cuban slugger played left field for St. Lucie on Thursday, but went 0-for-4. He went on the DL on April 28 with a strained left hamstring and then took a break of almost two weeks after he had tightness in his right quadriceps. "You can say yes, but I like to play ball and just wanted to come back and play ball". Mets manager Terry Collins has said he wants to take it easy with Cespedes, but the outfielder indicated he will have a large say in how often he's in the lineup. Read More »

Drama, a Clutch Shot and a Knockout Punch by the Warriors


The Cavaliers made history a year ago when they won the title: Before they did it in 2016, no team had ever rallied from a 3-1 deficit to win the NBA Finals . "Just one of those games. Another challenge for us, another challenge for us to get better and go against a great team", he said. The Warriors have been led in the Finals by Kevin Durant, the ground-shaking free-agent acquisition from last season who was the 2014 MVP and has perhaps reshaped the Golden State-Cleveland ... Read More »

That ridiculous Game 4 was exactly what the NBA Finals needed

The Warriors entered the game mindful of what had happened against the Cavs in Game Three of the Finals last season. The game was the most physical yet of the finals, and even saw LeBron James and Durant come face-to-face at midcourt for a heated exchange while a play was being reviewed. Read More »

Wonder Woman Review - The Origin Story You Were Waiting For


One of the main reasons for the movie's success is Gal Gadot as the title character. Thankfully, with a huge sigh of relief, the 2017 Wonder Woman origin story was a breath of fresh air from the DC Extended Universe , and a definite must-see, whether you're a fan or not. Read More »

Sharp pulls into tie for 2nd round lead at Cambridge


Henderson, now ranked 15th in the world, will tee off on the 10th hole Thursday at 1:32 p.m. with world No. 2 Ariya Jutanugarn and world No. 6 Shanshan Feng. At 10-under 134 were China's Shanshan Feng, a victor two weeks ago at the Volvik LPGA Championship, along with Minjee Lee of Australia and Bronte Law of England. Read More »

Warriors go for historic NBA Finals sweep

The Cavaliers set the NBA Finals record, drilling 24 three-pointers on the night. "We heard their comments, they wanted to finish it", said Kyrie Irving , fresh off yet another Warriors-slaying unbelievable game. If you're going to get on a soap box you might as well tackle the most controversial topic going, right? "So we knew this ( Golden State ) team was beatable, we knew we could play better, and this is the result you get when we play at our best". Read More »

Harry Kane handed England captaincy for Scotland clash


I was fortunate that he brought me to Liverpool, and I will be forever grateful for that, for one reason or another it possibly didn't work out as well as I would have wanted in my first season at the club but I have moved on from that and he has moved on from that. Read More »

Pittsburgh Penguins blow out Nashville Predators for 3-2 series lead

Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel were among the six different goal-scorers for the Penguins, who are now one win away from becoming the first repeat Cup victor in nearly 20 years. It was a familiar showing for Rinne. Rinne allowed three goals on nine shots. But Rinne struggled again Thursday in Pittsburgh , a place where he's never started and won in six career games. Read More »

Stanley Cup Finals Game 5: Penguins vs Predators

The Penguins thrashed Nashville 6-0 in Pittsburgh on Thursday in a dominant Game Five victory that wrestled back control of the Stanley Cup Final series. The home team has won each game - by wide margins. "I think we're going to expect their best hockey in their rink", Predators forward James Neal said. Read More »

Warriors set to claim best ever title

LeBron James was dominant on both ends of the court. But it's on hold and Golden State fans are holding their breath. "But we'll go back and tee it up again". Cleveland set a pair of team records, including the most points scored in a half in the NBA Finals with 86, and the most points in a Finals quarter with 49 in the first . Read More »

Pens explode in third period for 2-0 lead


The Nashville Predators were ready to step up at they played the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday night. Those numbers have only gotten worse since the start of the Stanley Cup. The Predators are 2/7 on the powerplay, while the Penguins powerplay has struggled, going 1/10. Read More »

Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6

So do the Predators, who can't get back to Smashville fast enough. Pittsburgh has two goals on seven shots against Nashville backup Juuse Saros , who replaced Pekka Rinne at the start of the period. I don't know what he was trying to do to my ankle. The exchange ended with both players heading to the dressing room with minor penalties. Crosby didn't score in the game, but did have three assists to lift the Penguins to a 3-2 series lead. Read More »

LaVar Ball plays faux Lakers GM because of course he did


Now we can get another 25 years having a good time. There were reports recently that the Lakers needed to see a great workout from Lonzo Ball in order to take him with the second pick. However if the Lakers really aren't all that impressed with Ball, maybe he falls to the Philadelphia 76ers at No. 3, the Phoenix Suns at No. 4 or even the Sacramento Kings at No. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers Vow to 'Give It Everything' in Game 4 Hype Video

They will do everything they did in Game 3 that made it close, and probably do it with more desperation. "We understand what's at stake, our whole entire season", Kyrie Irving said. Two trends have been well documented through this series. Kevin Love made six 3-pointers and added 23 points for Cleveland , which made 24 3s, another Finals mark. Read More »