NBA Playoffs 2017: Warriors thrash the Spurs in Game 2: 3 takeaways

The Spurs outrebounded Golden State 49-40 in Game 2 , and San Antonio's 22 offensive rebounds were the most the Warriors have given up in any game this season. Andre Iguodala sat the game out because of soreness in his left knee. But we've got to... More..

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Spurs Fan Suing Zaza Pachulia, Warriors Over Injury To Kawhi Leonard

Popovich suggested his team had been unable to mentally cope with the loss of Leonard for Game 2 . Think Game 1 was tough? San Antonio's depleted offense was led by Jonathon Simmons with 22 points. With...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

David Wagner leads Huddersfield away for sunshine break ahead of play-off final

Mooy, who was outstanding yet again for Huddersfield , converted his penalty in the shootout. The game was due to be played at the John Smith's Stadium on Monday, May 29, but will be rescheduled for Friday, ...More..

Mourinho sweating over Fellaini injury after Southampton draw
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Mourinho sweating over Fellaini injury after Southampton draw

The Portuguese appeared to suggest he had not asked the Premier League to switch the match from Sunday - the final day of the season - describing the prospect as "a lost battle". "We have to accept the way it i...More..

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho downplays Marouane Fellaini's fitness concerns
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho downplays Marouane Fellaini's fitness concerns

Lose however, and it's a very different story. But while there is still plenty at stake for Palace, United can not move from sixth position and the Red Devils' boss Jose Mourinho has said he intends to play...More..

Post Positions Drawn For 142nd Preakness Stakes
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Post Positions Drawn For 142nd Preakness Stakes

The son of Bodemeister again demonstrated a high level of energy during his 11⁄2-mile gallop on the Pimlico racing surface. "Except for one morning when he tried to buck Nick off, he's gotten progressively st...More..

Derek Jeter's No. 2 retired by Yankees in pregame ceremony
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Derek Jeter's No. 2 retired by Yankees in pregame ceremony

The captain drew higher television ratings than his former Boss. "I got a chance to play for a first-class organisation and in front of the greatest fans in the history of sports", Jeter said . "I wouldn't s...More..

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Leonard will play in Game 1 of conference finals Sunday, Pop says

The San Antonio Spurs were the No. 1-ranked defense during the regular season, giving up only 103.5 points per 100 possessions . Despite leading the series and standing one victory away from a showdown with ...More..

LeBron and Co. cruise past Celtics in game one romp
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

LeBron and Co. cruise past Celtics in game one romp

Rookie Brown gave the Celtics quality minutes off the bench, demonstrating hustle in finishing with 10 points and nine rebounds while occasionally finding himself matched up with James . The defending NBA Ch...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

India have played it safe with Champions Trophy selection

India will be defending the championship. India retained the middle order they had drafted against England earlier in 2017. The national selectors discussed the names of Rishabh Pant , Suresh Raina, Shradul...More..

Celtics should be open to trade No. 1 pick - Danny Picard
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Celtics should be open to trade No. 1 pick - Danny Picard

The Boston Celtics are trying to go from No. 1 seed to No. 1 pick. Not only that, but they would have had to trade their 2019 first-round pick to Orlando if that happened, so Johnson was all smiles even after...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Nacho free to face Celta Vigo after Real Madrid win appeal

The French coach was asked if he thought he was appreciated by the giant Spanish club. "He'll be with us tomorrow", Zidane confirmed. "We still have to play the last game and it is going to be at least as har...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Johansen and Kesler take spotlight in Western Conference Final

But the deciding shot was merely the icing on the cake for the surging home team, which relentlessly pressed Anaheim during the course of Game 3. The Ducks have won three of five meetings with Nashville thi...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Sharapova denied wild card for French Open

She tried to put up a courageous face by tweeting a somewhat philosophical comment, insisting that "no words, games or actions will ever stop me from reaching my own dreams". Maria Sharapova's fate for a main ...More..

Tom Brady 'does have concussions,' wife Gisele Bundchen says
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Tom Brady 'does have concussions,' wife Gisele Bundchen says

The QB will be 40 when the next football season begins and has said he'd like to keep playing for up to five more years. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady "had a concussion past year", his wife, form...More..

Aston Martin releasing 'Tom Brady' version of Vanquish S
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Aston Martin releasing 'Tom Brady' version of Vanquish S

Aston Martin has signed Brady to a multi-year endorsement deal for a new upcoming model that will cost upwards of $200,000. This time, instead of peddling healthy meal kits or performance pajamas, all Brady get...More..

Curry on target as Warriors crush Spurs, lead series 2-0
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Curry on target as Warriors crush Spurs, lead series 2-0

Golden State won 67 games this season, the only team to do better than San Antonio's 61, and the Warriors were the NBA's top-scoring club. Draymond Green did a bit of everything in contributing 13 points, ni...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Alonso's vital Indy 500 weapon

Fernando Alonso has left Barcelona after his frustrating Spanish Grand Prix to fly to Indianapolis, where he will begin preparations for his debut in the Indy 500. Here I am, a veteran driver , but it's all br...More..

West Ham and Southampton among clubs chasing £20m Leeds United star
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

West Ham and Southampton among clubs chasing £20m Leeds United star

And his impressive goalscoring form has not gone unnoticed with the Daily Mirror claiming West Ham and Stoke are interested in securing his signature. Wood has two years left on his contract at Elland Road an...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Sharapova gets wildcard for Birmingham classic

Sharapova will also be at the tournament next year, with the event seen as one of the build-ups to Wimbledon. "This wasn't a decision we took lightly and not everyone will agree with it", said LTA chief Micha...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Cyber-Security Experts Fear the Progression Of 'WannaCry' Ransomware

Microsoft President Brad Smith, in a blog post Sunday, compared the mishap to "the USA military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen". "Because simply by threatening another leak after leaking two ...More..

Tristan Thompson expects Isaiah Thomas to play better in game 2
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Tristan Thompson expects Isaiah Thomas to play better in game 2

Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics with 17 and 10 assists, but the feisty 5-foot-9 sparkplug couldn't get any traction on offense, hitting just 7 of 19 field goals. Cleveland had 22 points in the paint in the first...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Did you see Cristiano Ronaldo miss an absolute sitter against Celta Vigo?

His 367th goal came in 460 games, while Greaves - who is now 77 years old and hasn't played professionally since the late 1970's - wrapped up a career with 366 goals in 528 appearances. He said: "We have to t...More..

Todd Pletcher takes sure and steady approach to Preakness
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Todd Pletcher takes sure and steady approach to Preakness

The Triple Crown was recently achieved by American Pharoah in 2015 - the first to do so since Affirmed in 1978 - but there have been plenty of other 21st-century instances of horses keeping alive the feat hea...More..

Ruddy not an improvement on West Ham United's current goalkeepers
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Ruddy not an improvement on West Ham United's current goalkeepers

With one game left to go in the Premier League this season, the Hammers have not been as consistent and assertive as they would have hoped like last year's campaign, now finding themselves sitting in 12 place. ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Predators win in OT

Facing Anaheim in the opening round last season, Nashville took the first two games in Southern California, but needed to win a seventh game to advance. The Predators are the third team in the past 10 years t...More..

Retiring Bayern legend Lahm ignoring Ancelotti's 'every day' pleas to stay on
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Retiring Bayern legend Lahm ignoring Ancelotti's 'every day' pleas to stay on

Fifteen years, 650 competitive games, 113 global caps, eight Bundesliga titles, six German Cups, one Champions League, one Club World Cup and one World Cup later, the Bayern Munich captain finally hangs up his ...More..

Xabi Alonso satisfied to retire at the top
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Xabi Alonso satisfied to retire at the top

Alonso gave us another glimpse of his ability on the pitch when he produced a ridiculous "no-look nutmeg" on Zinedine Zidane back in 2013. The pair played at Anfield together for five years between 2004-09 be...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Aaron Hernandez's 2013 Murder Conviction Vacated

The 27-year-old Hernandez was also accused of a separate double murder in 2012 and acquitted five days before he killed himself. He was serving life after being convicted of murder, unlawful possession of a fir...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

LeBron James, Kevin Love help Cavaliers rout Celtics in Game 1

During these playoffs, James is regularly stuffing the stat sheet: In Cleveland's nine postseason games, James is averaging 34.8 points in 42.4 minutes, along with 7.1 assists and 9.0 boards. "They were the bet...More..