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by | May 30, 2017 | 17:34

However, James' opponents in The Finals have been tougher than Jordan's matchups. The bucket was part of a 35-point effort that also featured eight rebounds, eight assists and three steals. "I remember earlier this year I got hurt and we beat Orlando by like 30 and [pundits] were like, 'Maybe he shouldn't come back'". We didn't talk about championships or anything.

by | May 30, 2017 | 18:25

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia left Monday's game against the Chicago White Sox after spraining his left wrist when he fell over first baseman Jose Abreu , who had slid into the bag for the force out. Following his recovery, De Leon would remain in Port Charlotte for extended spring training before getting the green light to begin his season with the Charlotte Stone Crabs.

by | May 30, 2017 | 18:44

He moved into coaching at Bilbao's B side in 2002, before being promoted to head coach of their first team the following season. "Also, he is passionate about applying technology to both training and matches". Barcelona finished second in La Liga , behind arch rival Real Madrid . As a coach, he has a wealth of experience in Spain and overseas. Valverde, 53, has had success in nearly every job he has had, reaching the UEFA Cup final in 2007 with Barca's city rivals Espanyol and ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:30

But he made it clear that, despite the progress he has made in dealing with the ongoing effects of the botched back surgery he had nearly two years ago, he still isn't ready to return to the sidelines and coach the team in the upcoming NBA Finals .

by | May 30, 2017 | 18:06

Wenger, who has been in charge at Arsenal for 21 years, is yet to reveal whether he will sign an extension to the contract that expires at the end of the season. Having secured a fourth-place finish in the Premier League , the Reds will ensure a berth in the competition proper if they successfully navigate a two-legged qualifier in August.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:54

Terry, who is leaving new Premier League champions after a generation with his beloved club, received a guard of honour from team-mates as he left the field in the 26 minute - a pre-planned farewell in the minute that matched his shirt number.

by | May 30, 2017 | 18:03

After the Warriors added Kevin Durant to their roster last summer, a championship duel between the Warriors and the Cavs has been predicted and highly anticipated. Steph is making tough shots, Klay is making tough shots and KD is making tough shots. Meanwhile, Golden State should be that much tougher with Draymond Green and Javale McGee in the game and they have the reserves to bring help off the bench if need be.

by | May 30, 2017 | 18:15

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says on its website that Woods was booked into a county jail around 7 a.m. on Monday. He said he understands the severity of the incident and takes full responsibility. and was released with no bond at 10:50 a.m. Less than 24 hours after being put behind bars inside Palm Beach County Jail, the professional golfer released a statement suggesting that booze was "not involved".

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:54

Green , who missed Game 5 of the 2016 Finals after getting assessed a Flagrant 1 foul for striking LeBron James in the groin, would need six technicals in the upcoming best-of-seven series against Cleveland to get suspended. LeBron James was asked Sunday to compare the threat the Warriors present to all the other challenges he has faced in his career. "It looks like they're having fun, and we want to do something about that".

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:55

However, he didn't completely rule it out. Game one will start on Thursday, June 1, at 9 p.m. EDT on ABC, and it will take place on Golden State's home court as they host the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers for the NBA Finals 2017. It was that much pain. I would say I've gotten a little bit better. That's why I'm here talking to you now. "Once we get to Game 1 it might be a good time to make a decision one way or another", he said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:57

James said of the Warriors , "The best team in our league the last three years". With the Warriors as Vegas favorites to win the Finals , this makes sense, as no Finals MVP has come from the losing team since Jerry West won the award in a losing effort back in 1969.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:36

Durant will score his points, but his volume only minimizes Klay Thompson's input and Draymond Green's offensive involvement. Guess no one was paying attention more than a quarter of a century ago - or at least no one had access to the information and opinion overload that exists today - because no matter what the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are, they are hardly new.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:17

Many Tottenham fans are probably hoping that he's sent packing this summer, but it remains to be seen whether or not he sticks around to act as depth with Spurs pushing to compete on various fronts. Even if everyone knows that I prefer England, I have never closed the door to any league. "I fell from high", Sissoko told French newspaper L'Equipe.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:06

Four-time 500 champ Rick Mears celebrated his first victory, in 1979, at Wendy's. Alonso is skipping Sunday's F1 Monaco Grand Prix in order to compete at Indy, with Jenson Button replacing him in a woefully underperforming McLaren. About 30 minutes later, the report said, officers stopped the auto and the passenger fled. Only three of the top 16 cars in the starting field have Chevrolet power.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:03

Echoes of Drogba Ramsey is not the only player to have scored the winning goal twice, three years apart (2014 and 2017); Didier Drogba did the same (2007 and 2010 for Chelsea ). "The first goal should never have been allowed - it was clearly a handball and then Ramsey was offside because he he was interfering in play", the Belgian goalkeeper said - via 101 Great Goals .

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:04

But four minutes later they did take the lead when Kompany was left unmarked and unchallenged to head in Kevin de Bruyne's corner from the right. The game could have been done and dusted with less than 20 minutes played as the rampant Blues created chance after chance.

by | May 30, 2017 | 18:03

P.K. Subban was the first to put a puck in the net in the series, but the Penguins challenged what was first called a goal and it was reversed. Just about everything that could go wrong did for Nashville in the opening period of a game that started so promisingly well.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:17

In the 2016 Finals against Cleveland , after his hit on James in Game 4 put him over the limit, Green was left to watch Game 5 from the Coliseum. Now that the Cavaliers have officially swept the Boston Celtics to claim championship of the East - officially because despite the Celtics valiant effort it was bound to happen, no offence - we wait with insurmountable anticipation for June 1 (that's June 2 at 3am for us on South African soil) for a three-peat meeting between the "Cavs" and ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:27

A Premier League tribunal will set the compensation fee as the player is under 24. Solanke is expected to earn £20,000 a week at Anfield , and will likely feature in Liverpool's Under-23 side before being promoted to the senior squad. Solanke - who is now representing England at the Under-20 World Cup - was once regarded as one of Chelsea's top prospects of the future, but his one and only appearance in the first team came as a substitute against Maribor in 2014.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:20

He is waiting until he feels fully confident he can stay with the team, and that may not be during these Finals. This is the second-straight season where he's had to miss time, and his absence from the first 43 games of 2015-16 led to the incredible rise of Luke Walton .

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:46

Wenger's future was said to be on the cusp of being decided in a board meeting in which chief executive Ivan Gazidis will apparently propose the appointment of a sporting director, a move which Wenger is opposed to. Arsenal are reportedly set to make one last push to tie up new contracts for Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil with a mega £30m combined offer. According to Wilson, Arsenal are hopeful of a two-year extension for Sanchez until 2020, which would still allow the former Barcelona ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:03

After scoring Chelsea's goal in their 2-1 FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal , Costa said: "I will only leave Chelsea for Atletico. I'm happy for the manager, to get another FA Cup, I'm delighted", Aaron Ramsey told BBC Sport after his late victor.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:38

Cueto pitching back here again". Lester gave up a second-inning hit when Schwarber missed on a diving try on Justin Ruggiano's long fly to left. Souza tied the game with a two-run home run in the second, and Colby Rasmus and Souza went back-to-back in the seventh off Ricky Nolasco (2-4), who is tied for the American League lead with 16 home runs allowed in 2017.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:54

Petra Kvitova is a "warrior" for making a winning comeback at the French Open six months after being attacked in her own apartment, according to Victoria Azarenka. She raced away to a 3-0 lead in the first set after breaking serve in the second game. Kerber failed to withstand the strong forehand and backhand attack from her opponent as she lost the first set 6-2 in 38 minutes.

by | May 30, 2017 | 15:52

We play all our opponents with the same intensity. "We will overcome our weaknesses during our preparations in a camp in Birmingham and will be noticed for our fight". He did not make the 2006 Champions Trophy side but was included as cover under the title of "assistant manager" and featured in the record books for running out Umar Gul when on the field as 12th man in a pool game against Pakistan.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:28

He said, no matter if he's coaching or not, he will travel to Cleveland with the team in The Finals. Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr is not yet ready to return to the bench as the franchise prepares for its third straight trip to the NBA Finals.

by | May 30, 2017 | 15:19

That's part of the reason for the push previous year. "No. As of right now, I would not coach Thursday night", Kerr said. The exact same nervous energy we had past year around this time, we have again now. "It's special to see when you take the path that they've taken to get to this moment". "We nearly get in trouble because we try to do it too much even if it's not there, because he has the ability to catch it really anywhere around the rim, around the backboard", Curry acknowledged.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:29

Their form has been middling to say the least since the World Cup. The journey began seven years ago, from No. 9, and it isn't done yet. However, the left-armer has redeemed himself and continued to produced his swinging variation to great effect.

by | May 30, 2017 | 17:02

But when that fish exploded early in the second period of Pittsburgh's 5-3 victory over the Nashville Predators in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final , it worked both as a metaphor and as a statement of protest. And with the Pens still fighting to even register a shot since the first period more than 10 minutes into the third, the Predators struck again, pulling within one after some decisive puck movement and another power-play goal, this one from Colton Sissons .

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:25

The former Germany global was ruled out of the first half of the season through injury, and was then unable to regain a place in the side until the final 38 minutes of the Premier League campaign. Arsenal could have scored two or three more goals in the first stanza against an out-of-sorts Chelsea outfit, but they were unable to bury their chances.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:00

So it makes it even more hard. "Am I the reason that Brooklyn gave all their picks to Boston? ". The team's first big decision involving the Warriors was to come on its flight home to Cleveland, where director of team operations Mark Cashman planned to take a vote among the players about what uniforms they wanted to wear for Game 1.

by | May 30, 2017 | 15:53

Fahim, along with Hassan Ali, added an unbeaten 93 for the 9th wicket as Pakistan fought back from 249/8 to 342/8 in 39 deliveries. This is one stat that India will look to change when the two team lock horns at the Edgbaston Cricket Stadium this Sunday.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:25

The longest Orioles losing streak in almost six years came to an end thanks in large part to Dylan Bundy . Aaron Judge pulled the Yankees to within 3-2 in the seventh on a solo shot to center field off Bundy's 95 miles per hour fastball that traveled an estimated 429 feet.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:14

Although Dortmund won the DFB-Pokal on Saturday, it was overshadowed by a hostile player reaction to Nuri Sahin's absence from the matchday squad. Barta also backed under-fire boss Thomas Tuchel who is reported to be set for the exit door following a clash with the club's board.

by | May 30, 2017 | 16:22

He wept openly when his two goals on the final day of the season saw him pip Lewandowski to the Bundesliga's "Golden Cannon" for the top-scorer award and he smiled and joked with his Dortmund team-mates as they lifted the German Cup in Berlin .