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James scores 35, Cavs take 3-0 lead with 115-94 victory


Lowry averaged 15.1 points in 38.7 minutes per game. "But you run into the champs and you've got the ultimate challenge earlier than expected". He attempted to warm up before Game 3 on Friday before the determination was made that he could not play. Read More »

India's Jhulan Goswami Is Now World's Highest Wicket-Taker In Women's ODI


Goswami dismissed South Africa's Raisibe Ntozakhe in an ongoing ODI to claim her 181st victim in the 50-over format, breaking Fitzpatrick's record of 180 wickets from 109 matches. The ICC Women's Cricketer of the Year 2007, Arjuna Awardee, Padma Shri victor and the once the fastest bowler in women's cricket has been the mainstay of India women bowling unit since her debut in 2002. Read More »

Silva, De Bruyne orchestrate City's 5-0 win over Palace

It's hard to avoid the idea that it's been a disappointing season for the fans, who will surely have expected a title challenge to have lasted longer than until February, but there would be vast pressure on the Catalan if he's not in the Champions League in 2017-18. Read More »

Juve have more belief than two years ago, says Chiellini

The stats are even more compelling when the "Old Lady" has been at full strength, as she was when she snuffed out Monaco's attacking threat in the Riviera principality last week, or when Leo Messi and co. "When you see someone like (Croatian forward Mario) Mandzukic, with all the medals he has, working like he did on the left of midfield". Falcao and Mbappe are the leading scorers for the French side, scoring 10 of the team's last 16 goals. Read More »

2 long unbeaten records come to an end for Mourinho

Arsenal's manager appeared to resent the question and declined the opportunity to gloat at Mourinho's expense. I left Highbury, they were crying, I left Emirates, they were crying. When Arsenal fans realize Mourinho took this L just so Wenger could extend his contract. "It's between two teams at the end of the day, that's what I make of it", he told a post-match news conference, in which he highlighted the recent upturn that was interrupted by a 2-0 defeat at White Hart Lane. Read More »

LeBron James scores 35 points, Cavaliers sweep Raptors

Before Game 4 in Salt Lake City on Monday morning, Green said he hasn't been able to watch much of the Cavaliers first few series because they have been lopsided and "boring". "But it is rewarding when you can advance". Cause they're gonna make shots here and there, they're gonna make buckets in the post here and there. The Cavs were missing. Read More »

Game 6 for Predators-Blues, Oilers-Ducks


The goal was Draisaitl's eighth against Anaheim this season. Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf shoots against the Edmonton Oilers during the first period in Game 5 of a second-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, May 5, 2017. Read More »

Mets suspend Harvey for violating team rules; Wilk to start


By then, the Marlins had a 5-0 fourth-inning lead en route to a 7-0 victory, and while it was the third home run offered by Wilk, the target of the boos should have been Matt Harvey . NY has won two straight and five of seven. "With the talent we have in our lineup, you're never really out of a ballgame". Neither he nor Manager Terry Collins would specify what Harvey had done to warrant the suspension. Read More »

Red Sox permanently ban fan for racial slur at another fan


The Red Sox also confirmed to USA Today that the supporter who threw him a bag of peanuts had been expelled. The other fan denied using the slur but was barred for life nonetheless, the Globe reports. The Red Sox's Kennedy said he couldn't recall another incident in which a fan was permanently banned from Fenway Park . Hennick reported it to an usher and they were moved to better seats. Read More »

Canelo Embarrasses Chavez, Fight with Golovkin Set for September 16

Alvarez produced a convincing display to win by a massive margin in the judges' scorecards last night against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr . Tonight's fight was not a fight-of-the year candidate, but at least there's hope on the horizon: the Middleweight showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golokin is a done deal. Read More »

Wizards' Oubre suspended for Game 4 for knocking over Olynyk

They have to handle the situation. The violation, which brought Oubre a flagrant foul and ejection, took place with 2:48 into the second quarter of Washington's 116-89 home victory over the Celtics on Thursday. Those are all on the table right now. "I felt like Atlanta was a little bit more physical, as far as our style". But he actually injured at least three teeth, the Celtics said Friday. Read More »

Arsenal and Chelsea given 28000 seats for FA Cup final


Sanchez and Mesut Ozil have been linked with moves away from Arsenal but after the Sanchez scored his 24th goal of the season, Wenger said he expected the Chilean to stay. "Overall that win will give us a bit more confidence, I think it will convince everybody that with the right energy level, the right fighting spirit and the right togetherness we can beat everybody". Read More »

Sublime Joe Root leads England whitewash over Ireland in second ODI


Leg-spinner Adil Rashid's maiden five-wicket haul helped England thrash Ireland by seven wickets in the first of their two-match One-day International (ODI) series here. Moving well over to the leg side, Stirling followed Morgan, with the batsman forced to reshuffle and nurdle the ball away. Mark Wood and Joe Root celebrate after dismissing George Dockrell to win. Read More »

Tillman Has Triumphant Return As Orioles Beat White Sox 4-0


While those numbers are eye-popping for all the wrong reasons, I urge everyone to take his stat-line with a grain of salt. "Obviously he gives us really good at-bats", Renteria said. The Orioles extended their winning streak to four games heading into the regional rivalry with the Washington Nationals on Monday. Chris Davis followed Trumbo with a long fly ball to right field that allowed Jones to tag up and score the first run of the game. Read More »

Crosby passes baseline test, will be game-time decision for Penguins


Being beaten by Nicklas Backstrom on the first (Capitals second goal ) and then failing to clear the puck at the blue line that eventually turned into the go-ahead goal for Evgeny Kuznetsov. "They come at you in waves", Rust said. "I was hoping to get some scoring out of Burakovsky, we got that tonight", Trotz said . It's still uncertain whether he will be available for Game 5 tonight in Washington, D.C. Read More »

We're not looking at what Barcelona do, says Real Madrid's Casemiro

Los Blancos were without trident "BBC" - Gareth Bale , Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo - but their absence wasn't felt much as the fringe players stepped up to the plate and proved their worth. However, it certainly did not look as if the hosts were keen to close the four-goal gap as on more than one occasion potentially unsafe crosses were met by no attacking threat or presence, optimising the lacklustre mindset of the so-called Granada team. Read More »

Canelo Alvarez Tops Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Earns September Fight With GGG

The 26-year-old Alvarez also weighed in at 164, nine pounds heavier than he's ever fought. UFC boss White confirmed that means they will have to push the McGregor fight back. Golovkin held the majority of the 160-pound titles, and Alvarez had just won the WBC middleweight title from Miguel Cotto. "It's a closer fight now in my eyes than it was a year ago". Read More »

NFL's wild opening round could yield more surprises on Day 2

No. 1 overall pick Myles Garrett and tight end David Njoku, who went No. 29, create physical mismatches that the Browns have lacked too often in recent years. Not that it's a defining predictive measure necessarily: He wasn't drafted No. 2 overall, he wasn't a quarterback and his team didn't deplete their draft larder trading to get him, but Kyle Long had switched from defense to offense and had all of six starts coming out of OR and has been to the Pro Bowl three times . Read More »

Tony Parker's career could be over after injury


San Antonio had suffered a 27-point loss in game one but bounced back, outscoring the Rockets 33-13 in the fourth quarter. Video captured by KSAT showed Parker being carried of the court by teammates Dewayne Dedmon and Dejounte Murray to an awaiting wheelchair near the Spurs locker room. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo says Real Madrid are 'phenomenal' at the moment

And they struck twice more in the final 20 minutes to give the score line the reflection Real's dominance deserved. Regardless of the tally, Ronaldo says he feels primed for a crucial run of fixtures in Madrid's pursuit of a LaLiga and Champions League double, though he says his achievements are simply down to hard work. Read More »

No fun in Utah? Jazz fans turn tables on Warriors' razz

At the start of the second and fourth quarters - when both were out - the Warriors' second unit went on 10-2 and 10-0 runs, and ultimately outscored the Jazz by 16 points in just over 6 minutes. When the Warriors play with the type of focus they showed in Game 1, the who/what/where of their competition doesn't matter. Hope the Warriors don't start making 3-pointers. Read More »

Spurs still fighting, says Pochettino after crushing West Ham loss


It's the second season we are fighting for the Premier League. "We missed a little bit that fluidity to play with possession and move the ball quicker to find the space and try to break them down", Pochettino said. 'It was an important one for them and us, and under the lights on a Friday night, against them - you can't beat that feeling'. Check out the official Premier League ticket hub . Read More »

Packers open rookie camp with King, Biegel ready to go


That pick was part of a first-day trade which led to the Packers picking cornerback Kevin King in the second round, and Biegel in the 4th. Coach Mike McCarthy, who is entering his 12th season, tweaked the program a few years ago, cutting out the third day of practice in favor of a more educational approach that allows players to ease into the program before they start practicing with the veteran players later this month. Read More »

Prison: Aaron Hernandez elated about acquittal, not suicidal


If you've spent any of the past two years at the Souza-Baranoski Correctional Center, you may not know Aaron Hernandez, the infamous National Football League player; you may be better acquainted with "Big Nose", "Boom", "Rokk Boy", "Double A", "AA", "Chico", "A Money", or "Can't Get Right" - as official prison documents obtained by TMZ following his apparent prison suicide reveal those were his nicknames given to him by fellow inmates while he was locked up. Read More »

Aldridge steps up to help Spurs down Rockets 103-92

What a contest! The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs are tied up 1-1 in their Western Conference semi-final series. He finished with 18 points before he was carried off the court with an injury in the fourth quarter of the second round of the National Basketball Association playoffs against the Houston Rockets with eight minutes left. Read More »

How athletes are reacting to Big Baller Brand's ZO2 shoe release


These prices have caused both positive and negative reactions depending on who you ask. "Prada and Gucci is selling theirs (sandals) for what they want", LaVar said. So basically, "if you can't buy our shoes you're poor". That makes experts believe the $495 shoes could be a misstep. The regular practice is to sell $200 shoes to kids who can't afford them, produced by people living in poverty. Read More »

Hit by NASCAR penalty, Logano says team doesn't cheat


Joey Logano runs during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Va., Sunday, April 30, 2017. "It has nothing to do with swerving", he said. Also, the 25-point penalty dropped Logano from fourth to fifth in the standings. This is the team's second rules violation this year. Depending on how those parts move, the driver has a greater chance to drive through the corner. Read More »

Road sweet road: LeBron relishes away games in playoffs


Lowry said it was high on his ankle but wasn't a "high ankle sprain". Lowry crumpled to the floor in the first minute of the third quarter, grabbing his left leg. Dating to 2015, Cleveland is 30-4 - 17-1 at home - against Eastern Conference teams in the postseason. Their coach Dwane Casey shifted Valanciunas and DeMarre Carroll to the bench and started Patrick Patterson and Norman Powell, looking for a spark that did not come. Read More »