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James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots against Indiana Pacers' Paul George (13) and Myles Turner during the first half in Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series , Sunday, April 23, 2017, in Indianapolis. All told, Cleveland outscored IN 124-87 IN those third quarters, fueling each victory that way. Of course, none of that matters to James right now. Read More »

Injured Fury pulls out of world heavyweight title fight


The 25-year-old Parker was set to defend his WBO world heavyweight title for the first time against Fury at Auckland's Spark Arena (formerly Vector Arena), on the 6th of May. Hughie Fury is following in the footsteps of his first cousin Tyson Fury, the former unified heavyweight world champion, who a year ago twice pulled out of a rematch with Wladimir Klitschko before vacating the belts to deal with a slew of personal problems. Read More »

Harry Kane: Tottenham want to win Premier League for Ugo Ehiogu

Conte and Mauricio Pochettino made eight changes between them as Diego Costa dropped to the bench for Chelsea and Heung-min Son started at left wing-back for Spurs. "If you see the game without emotion I think Tottenham played better". 'If we play like we played today, we can not be anxious. The post Kane: We Want To Win EPL For Ehiogu appeared first on Read More »

Gary Neville: This is why Man United fans should be very happy

Ander Herrera, who shadowed Hazard, set up Marcus Rashford for United's seventh-minute opener and netted the hosts' second goal with a deflected strike early in the second half. But for the first time, they'll be thinking about things. I think everyone is concentrated for this end of the season because we know we play for two big opportunities. Read More »

Keys to victory: How the Atlanta Hawks can beat the Washington Wizards

Wall didn't miss much in the third quarter as the All-Star scored 15 points in the period. Beal added 31 points, including a dagger 3-pointer to seal the deal. For the quarter, the Wizards 1-2 punch outscored the Hawks 24-23. The series will now shift locations with Atlanta set to host the next two games. Read More »

Tony Romo to be an "honorary Maverick" in team's game against Nuggets


If you wondered what Tony Romo looks like in a Mavericks uniform, here it is. They had to settle for hook shots from Nerlens Noel. Colin and his co-host Kristine Leahy questioned Romo's troubled relationship with current head coach Jason Garrett, and Mangini said he didn't think that would be a deterrent if the Cowboys needed Romo's services again. Read More »

Bucks fall to Raptors, playoff series even at one

While they couldn't snatch a second win away from home, Antetokounmpo said the Bucks had still managed to achieve something important. Toronto evened up the best-of-seven series at one. Chyna Thomas, 22, died in a auto accident early Saturday, casting doubt on whether Thomas would ultimate play in the opener. Kyle Lowry added 22 points for the Raptors and made the clinching jumper. Read More »

Trump Retweets Fox Item Detailing NY Times Fumble, Apology for Patriots Photos


According to an update from the Times , the Patriots said, despite the fewer numbers of players, the team's total delegation was about the same size. Even before the Patriots responded, there was a big problem with the comparison. Brady issued a statement Wednesday morning saying he is "unable to attend (Wednesday's) ceremony, as I am attending to some personal family matters ". Read More »

Martial, Rooney leads United to 2-0 win at Burnley in EPL


United move a single point behind rivals Manchester City in the race for Champions League qualification ahead of Thursday's pivotal derby clash at the Etihad Stadium, while Burnley have won only one of their last 11 league matches and remain 15th, five points above the relegation zone. Read More »

Ep. 49: Breakdown of Pacers-Cavs with Jason Smeathers

The Cavaliers were down by 25 points at halftime and as much as 26 at one point in the contest. The largest halftime deficit overcome to win a playoff game had been 21 points. None of his teammates scored more than 13 points, but James made it so that they didn't have to. Without them, the Cavaliers outscored the Pacers 45-27, making 13-of-21 shots and holding the Pacers to 8-of-29. Read More »

Penn State-Spring Game


Franklin told media members that they could step onto the field to actually play in parts of the game, so they could get a real interactive experience. Miller, a defensive end, was credited with four tackles, three of them for loss, including two sacks. With Brandon Bell and Nyeem Wartman-White graduating, Cabinda is the lone returning starter from the beginning of 2016. Read More »

Calls for Wenger to resign grow louder after Palace loss


I don't think it would make much difference if the manager said whether he was staying or not. Wenger expressed his disappointment after the defeat to Palace, saying they fell flat in what he deemed a "must-win" game. In an exclusive interview with Yahoo Sport UK, Merson suggests Tottenham's status as the Premier League's second best club this season is adding to the anger rising among Arsenal fans. Read More »

UFC Fight Night 108 Results: Mike Perry brutally KO's Jake Ellenberger


As expected, Perry was uber-confident on the microphone during his post-fight interview where he claimed that the elbow finish is something he and his team were working on in the build-up to this fight. Ellenberger scores a trip takedown but Perry gets right back up to his feet. He only keeps him down for about 20 seconds though until Perry finds a way back to his feet. Read More »

Cormier issues warning to Jon Jones about entering cage after UFC 210

Anthony Johnson says he expects to become the new light-heavyweight champion Saturday night at UFC 210 in Buffalo, N.Y., because he's a different fighter than he was in losing to champion Daniel Cormier two years ago. "But now I'm going to fly to Las Vegas and then on to NY so I'll be there to throw a cat among the pigeons. I get it, but if it was me and I was in his situation, I wouldn't be here", he continued. Read More »

Celtic into Scottish Cup final in treble chase


The game will be Pedro Caixinha's first taste of an Old Firm encounter as Rangers manager and the Portuguese knows the Gers faithful are desperate for his men to end Celtic's domestic treble dreams. "It's hard to pick out one from the Champions League semi-finals but if you say maybe it's between Real Madrid and Juventus, they all have weaknesses". Read More »

Indians rough up Twins


After falling back to the.500 mark following an encouraging early start, manager Paul Molitor was eager to gauge his fledgling team's fortitude for escaping a slump. They're winless, however, in all four of their last four games versus a left-handed starter and are 0-4 in Bauer's last four starts. Adrianza will also play some second and third base this week. Read More »

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 91st Birthday


And in keeping with good social media strategy, @RoyalFamily also posted a recently uploaded copy of the Queen's 21st birthday speech . The Queen Elizabeth was born on April 21, 1926 in Bruton Street in central London when Calvin Coolidge was USA president and Joseph Stalin had just taken control of the Soviet Union. Read More »

Wizards pull away from Hawks in high-fouling Game 2


The Wizards capitalized on their first home-court advantage since 1979, winning twice in Washington before heading to Atlanta for Game 3 Saturday. Millsap scored 19 points, but he could not guard Morris and was very frustrated when Morris guarded him effectively and Millsap could only get two rebounds during the game and had plus/minus -19 which means that his team was outscored by 19 when he was on the floor. Read More »

Durant doubtful for Blazers clash

The only difference tonight, guys might play more minutes than they're accustomed to, they may have to. "So you can't get too emotional or too low about the kind of game we had tonight". And boy, was it contained. The Blazers shot 3-of-11 for six points with Thompson as the primary defender, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Not only that, but every one of those 11 shots was contested. Read More »

Andriese outpitches Fulmer as Rays beat Tigers 5-1


To set the scene: Tampa Bay, down a run, loaded the bases with no outs in the bottom of the ninth against Detroit closer Francisco Rodriguez . If anything, it was overcommunication on the part of a fan in the Tropicana Field stands yelling "I got it!" The Tigers previously said they didn't want to use Jimenez in high-leverage situations early in his career, but if he gets off to a strong start, they won't have much of a choice. Read More »

Sanchez & Ozil On Target For Gunners


Boro - defensively resilient, but terrible in attack - should have been an easy opportunity for the Gunners to get back on track, but Wenger was disturbed enough with his side's form to try a new formation, going with three at the back instead of the 4-2-3-1 he's favored for years. Read More »

Zinedine Zidane: 'El Clasico just another game'


The Catalans said the TAD had created "a huge legal void". Neymar was sent off for picking up two yellow cards as Barca were beaten at Malaga earlier this month, becoming their first player to be dismissed in La Liga since October 2015. Read More »

Bruins vs. Senators live stream, Game 4

To Ottawa's credit, Boston hasn't fared much better, with only seven high-danger shots on Anderson, of which he has stopped six, and two goals on 13 shots from medium-danger range. According to oddsmakers at, Boston is the clear favorite at home, as the Bruins are getting odds of -165 to win, while the Senators are being given a money line of +145 to win. Read More »

NBA Playoffs 2017: Cavaliers vs. Pacers Game 3 live stream


Bad shots. It means nothing to LeBron James . The Cavaliers were up by 18 points in the final quarter but relaxed and let the Pacers get to within four points in the final minute. The Pacers regrouped, ripped off 13 straight points and were within 113-109 when George hit a 3-pointer with 20 seconds left. Officials had shown "disrespect" to his team, Fizdale added. Read More »

Fans thrilled with Anthony Martial's performance against Burnley


Mourinho's much-changed side rallied in the circumstances and Rooney marked his return with a goal after Martial scored a fine opener at Burnley, triggering a 10 million euro (£8.4million) payment to Monaco and a 2-0 victory for United . Rooney, playing on the left wing for only his third appearance in 2½ months, scored United's second goal - with the aid of a slight deflection - from close range in the 39th after Martial had a shot saved. Read More »

Arsenal v Manchester City preview: Gabriel Jesus in line for return


The Chile worldwide, who played under Guardiola at Barcelona, has just over a year left on his deal at the Emirates Stadium . "I had half-an-hour at the end to go out and show what I could do, so I was very grateful of the opportunity". Last season, under Manuel Pellegrini, the team reached the semifinals of the Champions League, won the English League Cup, and achieved a top-four finish in the Premier League. Read More »

Ronaldo defies Real boos to make it 101 not out


Bayern played a man down from the 84th minute after Arturo Vidal picked up his second yellow card of the night for a foul on Asensio. You could kill yourself. Few matches in world football stir up passions like El Clasico and no debate divides opinion more than that of who is the greater individual talent between Madrid's ultimate Galactico Ronaldo and Barcelona's king Messi. Read More »

Klopp: Champions League prospects helping Liverpool in transfer market

The Reds are sixth points clear of fifth placed Manchester United, who have two games in hand, as the race to reach Europe's elite club competition enters the final furlong. He's a manager who understands the fans and understands the players and how both parties need to interact. The Belgium global endured a frustrating time during his spell at Anfield, scoring nine goals in 29 games. Read More »

Allen aims to put Game 1's stellar performance behind him


Louis for a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series. With 2:27 left in a tight game, Schwartz zipped a rising shot through traffic into the upper right corner of the net. Rust got his second of the series on a tip-in. Alexander Steen took a holding penalty, Upshall was called for elbowing and all of a sudden the Wild had a 5-on-3 advantage for 85 seconds with the second intermission fast approaching. Read More »

Dortmund's Bartra faces month out


It was a somewhat powerless feeling. "We left it open to every player if he wants to play", he explained. BORUSSIA Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin says he will never forget the faces of his team-mates after their team bus was targeted with explosives on Tuesday evening. Read More »

Bayern defender Alaba a doubt for Pokal semi-final clash with Dortmund


Ribery was replaced by Kingsley Coman at half-time and Bayern began the second half looking reinvigorated. Relegation-threatened Mainz came close to another shock win in Munich, but Bayern extended their unbeaten home run in the league to 20 matches dating back to March 2016, when they lost 2-1 to Mainz . Read More »