by | May 28, 2017 | 22:37

SportsCenter can't get enough of the memories and stories those two franchises produced during their rivalry. Yes, I compared this to the Celtics-Lakers meetings of the past, and here is why. Next week they'll be watching Durant, who will play for his first title in his first season with the Warriors, a chance to finally be No. 1 on a team that once viewed him as their No.

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:24

Quintana, the overnight leader, held off last year's victor Nibali, who kept his spot on the podium ahead of fourth-placed Frenchman Thibaut Pinot (FDJ) and Russian Ilnur Zakarin ( Katusha ). For sure, in this Giro, the time trials have balanced out things. Nor was Dumoulin the Colombian's only concern with the top six riders on the general classification separated by just 1m30s.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:49

Should the likes of Nadal, Djokovic and Murray falter, then the much-hyped #NextGen, featuring the likes of Zverev and 2016 semi-finalist Dominic Thiem could take advantage. If he hasn't had a good Wimbledon - I don't think people need to start panicking but Andy will be a little more concerned because obviously grass is a very natural surface for him and his success rate on that surface is nearly second to none".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:50

Howard was passed on the inside by another competitor and hit the outside wall before his vehicle turned and ran into Dixon. Dixon and Howard were was able to walk away from the crash and both were checked and released from the infield care center soon after.

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:23

At the very moment where the clock ran out in that series, the person James was embracing was Durant - telling the then-Thunder star, his offseason workout partner at the time , how proud of him he was. " The great thing about this is the experience (is) we were able to go to the Eastern Conference finals, learn a lot about being in this position, and I feel like it's going to help us for next year".

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:09

Referee Anthony Taylor initially disallowed it but after consulting with assistant Gary Bewsick, who had raised his flag, he signalled a goal to spark Arsenal celebrations. Courtois opined that Arsenal gained momentum after that the opening goal and started to take the upper hand. 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 memorable one by securing a record 13th FA ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:42

James showed no ill effects in the game, finishing with 35 points. The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook installed Golden State as a minus-260 favorite, with Cleveland at plus-220, meaning a $100 bet on the Warriors would win $38.46 and the same bet on the Cavaliers would win $220, according to ESPN.

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:18

Stokes flew back to the United Kingdom after the final league game of the Indian Premier League season, in order to prepare for an ODI series against South Africa and then the ICC Champions Trophy. Parthiv Patel top-scored with 52. Dhoni walked in to join Tiwary and did not take long to hit his first six, depositing a half-volley off Karn Sharma over deep midwicket.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:38

The Warriors and the Cavaliers will clash in Game 1 on Thursday, June 1 at 6 p.m. PT. "If not, then we'll wait until next summer and then we'll see where we go". " Closest thing to dying that I know of". This year they crushed the Celtics , the No. 1 seed that fell behind No. 8 seed Chicago, 2-0, in the first round before winning four games after Rajon Rondo went down.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:36

When asked if the PC and console versions' tick rate would be different, Bungie said it "didn't have a good answer for that" yet. Players will also be able to purchase Destiny 2 with WoW tokens-yes you read that right. "We want to make sure that this version of the game has the time it needs to bake in the oven so it's a delicious piece of bread when it comes out".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:54

The Argentine global played a starring role for the Blaugrana in yesterday evening's Copa del Rey success over Alaves at the Vicente Calderon as he opened the scoring with his 54th goal of the season and also claimed an assist for Paco Alcacer's strike.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:13

Goals from France global Pogba and Armenian Henrik Mkhitaryan in each half gave United their first European trophy since 2008, and their first Europa League crown. There were even signs of naive nerves among Peter Bozs's young side as the very first action of the game saw Andre Onana get into a mix-up with Joel Veltman.

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:44

A father of seven at the time , the ideal game occurred on Father's Day, June 21, 1964. It was the first ideal game in the National League in 84 years, and the first flawless game in major league baseball since Don Larsen's in the 1956 World Series.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:19

Jose Mourinho has labelled Manchester United's Europa League triumph as "the most important trophy" of his career, while adding he was happy to call time on a season that was perhaps his most hard as a manager. "You have to learn from it". Zlatan Ibrahimovic's future is unclear as United's injured top scorer is out of contract this summer, when Michael Carrick - awarded a testimonial - also sees his deal at expire.

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:43

Max Verstappen insists he won't allow himself to dwell too much on the early pitstop call during the Monaco Grand Prix which saw him miss out on a podium finish to his team-mate Daniel Ricciardo . "We put some good laps together and know where we need to improve so I'm very happy with our position after the first day", said the Australian after completing 80 laps on Thursday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:39

It was Green who was suspended for Game 5 of last year's Finals for a swipe at James' groin - and Golden State wound up squandering a 3-1 series lead and chance at a repeat title. "This team is a insane team". "They just stayed resilient all year, got to the playoffs, and we really stepped our game up". Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is also often regarded as a top-three player in the world, but Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has bested Curry in the previous two ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:53

Sidney Crosby puts the puck on a tee for Chris Kunitz and he blasts home the double-OT victor to send the Penguins to the Stanley Cup Final against the Nashville Predators . Don't let the flimsy resume fool you. "It was a huge goal for us, and a great reward for him for the way he played all night". "We've done a good job for the most part of not getting frustrated on the bench and kind of sticking with it".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:46

They ran roughshod through the NBA Western Conference playoffs , rattling off a dozen straight victories, winning by an average of nearly 20 points per game. So it makes it even more hard. "We don't go into any series saying we're only going to play four games, we can't approach a series like that, like, 'Yeah, we're going to play four.' You approach it with a mindset of, 'Of course we'd love to sweep them but you have to take that game by game'".

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:57

The Gunners had controversially taken the lead in the fifth minute through Alexis Sanchez , but the linesman had his flag up for Aaron Ramsey , who was stood in an offside position. "This team has suffered, but it has united and responded". " Chelsea have had a brilliant season and they deserved to be Champions, but we have shown we are capable of big performances".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:51

Maybe it's because he has the handsome looks of a GQ cover model or maybe it's because James and Tristan Thompson are such bruisers near the rim, but Love fights for every defensive rebound and takes charges from men much thicker and heavier.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:24

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors meet Thursday in game one of the 2017 NBA Finals at the Oracle Arena on ABC . Maybe, but as the teams gear up for Thursday night's series opener in Oakland, comments made by Warriors forward Draymond Green in October are reverberating around Cleveland .

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:12

He didn't issue a walk. "We just have to focus on runner on third, less than two outs, get him in". Hendricks (4-2) - 3-1 over his last six starts with an ERA of 1.96 - gave up two runs and five hits. And he won the battle with a two-run shot that cut through a cross-breeze and settled into the basket that fronts the right field bleachers at Wrigley Field.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:20

Francesco Totti has relived his footballing career with a "Draw My Life" video on the Roma YouTube channel ahead of his final game for the club. David Beckham has paid tribute to Roma's Francesco Totti and has revealed that he nearly joined the Italian club just to play alongside the legend.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:58

This time , it eventually caught up to them. "I don't think you're going to pull them away from there", Crosby said of the Senators' penchant for collapsing around their net. If the first 10 minutes are pivotal, the Senators were able to survive it. Over the past six games, the Penguins power play has scored twice on 22 chances.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:34

For Mourinho and many other managers, the value of the Europa League has increased massively following UEFA's decision to award a Champions League qualifying place to the victor. Champions League football will swiftly follow in September, fulfilling an ambition that Rashford and his team-mates began the current 64-match campaign with.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:09

It is the seventh successive year James has led his team to the finals, with four straight appearances for the Miami Heat preceding his return to Cleveland in 2014. James needed 28 points heading into the game to surpass Jordan, who had 5,987 points, and he reached the magic number late in the third quarter with a three-point jump shot.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:03

Ferguson , who is now 75, managed United for 27 years, winning 13 Premier League titles, two Champions League crowns the FA Cup on five occasions and the League Cup four times. "I still believe I could", he said. He could be considering it means he gets to stay at Manchester United , where they appear to be back on the right track under Mourinho.

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:05

Murray, who lost to Djokovic in last year's final , looked unhappy during his practice session on Friday, but seemed to be more in the groove on Saturday playing against David Goffin of Belgium. "One of the things I felt like I needed is new inspiration, someone that knows exactly what I'm going through, you know, on the court, off the court", said Djokovic .

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:10

Taking full advantage of generous, if grim-faced, support from his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen , who led from pole position until the pit-stops, the four-time champion came home 3.1 seconds clear of the Finn in glorious Mediterranean sunshine.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:31

In the men's singles, it has only happened once when Stefan Edberg made a quicker than expected exit in 1990. "I mean, on clay I'm really not feeling so good, especially on my movement, because, I don't know, I can not slide so good", Kerber said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:08

And when you see the other auto is capable of making it work and you can't think of why you aren't able to and it feels it's like a mystery, because none of us can really understand it. Everyone opted for ultrasofts just like in Q1, and Raikkonen set the first time on 1m12.780s. Vettel's joy appeared not to be shared by Raikkonen who remained evasive in interviews after the race and, under specific questions, conceded that it was not his idea to be the first to pit when he was leading.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:54

In the history of the National Basketball Association, nearly every eventual champion had to climb through another team in their conference to get to the mountain top. We've got to come out and play. Cleveland won by one on Christmas Day, Golden State prevailed by 35 on January 16. "This is great learning for how far we have to go", Stevens said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:21

The German failed to win a match in her last tournament - falling to unheralded Estonian qualifier Anett Kontaveit in the second round in Rome after being granted a first-round bye. The 14-time Grand Slam champion was drawn in the same half as defending champion Novak Djokovic , Milos Raonic and up-and-coming Dominic Thiem on Friday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:58

The Opinium and ComRes polls published on Saturday showed the lead of May's ruling Conservative Party had slipped to 10 and 12 percentage points respectively. "Many experts, including professionals in our intelligence and security services, have pointed to the connections between wars our government has supported or fought in other countries, such as Libya, and terrorism here at home", he said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:33

Europa League glory also means United join Ajax , Bayern Munich and Juventus as the only clubs to have won all three major UEFA trophies, including the now-defunct European Cup Winners' Cup, as well as the Club World Cup or the Intercontinental Cup.