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by | June 01, 2017 | 06:30

Should it all happen, LeBron would follow in the footsteps of Michael Jordan as National Basketball Association players-turned-owners. Durant could have an incredible series, averaging 30 points per game, and beating LeBron head-to-head - it won't matter to the fickle fans, who think he took the easy way out to join a 73-win team.

by | June 01, 2017 | 07:21

West Brom are eighth in the table, but have not won in their last seven league matches, although Guardiola is expecting opposite number Tony Pulis to field a team that will make life tough for the home side. Guardiola took over at the Etihad at the start of the season after trophy-laden spells in Spain and Germany had confirmed his status as one of the world's most sought-after coaches, but finding success in England has been harder to achieve.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:56

A Chicago fixture, Harrelson served as the White Sox general manager during the 1986 season before returning to broadcasting. He's already doing only road contests. "Yes!" after any White Sox home run. The team announced a multiyear agreement with Jason Benetti , who joined the Sox' television broadcast team in 2016, to continue as the primary play-by-play voice for the White Sox with an expanded role in the booth.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:00

The Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to the NBA Finals last night with token opposition from the Celtics. LeBron James is averaging 32.3 points and eight rebounds while Kyrie Irving is averaging 24.6 points and 5.5 assists. Boston led by. 10 points. "We have to do a better job at defending him as a unit, trying to make everything hard on him". "We see that the team to get past is Cleveland , and right now we're not there", said Celtics big man Al Horford, who is now 1-15 against ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 07:03

Let's take quick recap of their first two meetings in the finals starting in 2015. How head coach Tyronn Lue uses his sharpshooter will be important, both in terms of his rotation and who he has Love guard. Regardless, it's going to be a fun series to watch, to say the least. Golden State virtually has no holes on its roster, and it hasn't lost with its preferred starting five in action since February 28.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:33

They also have multiple defensive options to make LeBron James have to earn his keep nightly. NBA TV during the finals between the Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers , which start tomorrow night. "But at the end of the day winning a championship is winning a championship". So who should you pick? He is considered the second best player in the world, behind James.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:35

The Kiwis were hit with a two-boat penalty for breaking the start box early, gifting Ben Ainslie's crew a dream start and the lead by four seconds at the first mark. "He's got an bad lot on his plate, and I suppose all of us as sailors will just try and help out in our own way to get the job done". Meanwhile, SoftBanks win in the final race has made things tight at the bottom of the table with themselves, Artemis and France all on two points.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:17

Does this cup make the city of Manchester a bit happier? United won the Europa League during the week to end their season with three pieces of silverware following their successes in the Community Shield and EFL Cup. "Three trophies in one season and the Champions League ", he said after the match."I am very happy in my most hard season as a manager". But he may want go play more , even if that means going elsewhere, or it's possible he wants a change of scenery.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:03

Kane got his hat-trick with one minute of regulation time remaining, cutting inside from the left and finishing powerfully on the near post before he added his fourth in the 92nd minute to go two goals clear of Romelu Lukaku in the Premier League goal-scoring charts.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:34

Appearing on Mike & Mike Tuesday, Rivers spoke about his dislike of Kevin Durant's decision to join Steph Curry, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson on the Warriors. While "The Truth" didn't jump ship in his case, the additions of Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett vaulted the Boston Celtics to an National Basketball Association championship in 2008.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:06

Irving played a key role in the Cavaliers running out to an 18-point halftime lead, then he and LeBron James tag-teamed their way to putting the game well out of reach in the third quarter. Whatever mindset elevated their play in Game 3 needs to be a big factor in Game 5. He didn't make it out of the night with at least one sequence that brought to mind Sunday's weird Game 3, however.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:30

The Czech star was left with her career in the balance after being attacked with a knife by an intruder at her home in December. But Sunday's setback, albeit on a surface she has no great affection for and having made an opening-round exit in Paris a year ago, threatens to leave her season in tatters.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:40

Love's dominant play last series is what the Cavs have been hoping he would do when they brought him to Cleveland prior to the 2014 season. They enter as underdogs again. Of course, this is also the beginning of the end of the current season but it's all anyone has been waiting for all season. P.S. Scottie, his three-point shooting is pretty dominant.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:43

Kyrie Irving No.2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots against the Boston Celtics in the second half during Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday in Cleveland , Ohio. Fans without the login credentials to allow viewing of the live stream via Watch TNT can also access the NBA playoff game using the Sling TV basic internet TV package, which offers the TNT network, including the Cleveland Cavaliers vs.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:39

The major issue beyond Saturday's showpiece at the Principality Stadium is that Bale remains president Florentino Perez's major modern signing, and one of his favoured players. "If you were used to it, you would not have taken us off, because they ( Juventus ) fear me and Ronaldo ". Each team will play their own final and the important thing is to see a nice match.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:21

EMMANUEL PETIT claims Arsene Wenger will rip up Arsenal's wage structure and break the bank in transfer fees to sign world class stars this summer. We went 20 games unbeaten, including the Champions League, and we finished top of the group in the Champions League. Arsenal will compete in the Europa League next season after failing to secure a Champions League qualifying position for the first time in almost two decades.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:00

Horschel, 30, will have a chance to complete a D-FW double when he makes his Colonial debut at this week's Dean & DeLuca Invitational in Fort Worth. After missing four consecutive cuts for the first time since his rookie year in 2011, Horschel is in the final group at the Nelson.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:18

And except for Utah, the Bulls lacked a rival.The healthy respect and contempt teams develop for a finals' opponent they regularly see was missing. "That's the only pressure I worry about", said Durant . I've got to play it by ear - if I'm feeling good I should coach and if I'm not feeling up to it, then I shouldn't.

by | June 01, 2017 | 06:07

One after another, Washington Nationals players expressed dismay that San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland would hit Bryce Harper with a pitch in apparent revenge for a dispute that took place three years ago. "You can't really worry about what Major League Baseball is going to do because you don't really know", Harper said. "I think he's done a great job and made the right adjustments and he goes about the game the right way now".

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:01

Takuma Sato won the 101st Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, marking his first Indianapolis 500 victory. Yes, the Indianapolis 500 is a fickle race. " Terry Frei is no longer an employee of The Denver Post ", the statement added". Former Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has become a bit of a polarizing character in motorsports.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:42

Crosby thought it came down to winning more battles for the puck. "No matter how much I ran it over with my truck, the head was too big". "It's definitely expected, something I'm prepared for". "You're not skating every day, that may help you in some regard". The Penguins went an astounding 37 minutes and 9 seconds without getting a shot on goal, and for all but about 10 of the 60 minutes they were thoroughly outplayed.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:13

Mohun Bagan beat Tapan Memorial Club by seven wickets riding on Saha's 32-ball 44 in a low-scoring affair. They also did not drop a match in the 2003 or 2007 World Cups, just for good measure. "It s vital that we get off to a good start". In terms of batting and bowling, most of us have batted and most of the bowlers have bowled. Lynn's global career has been limited to just one ODI and five T20 matches and rain at Edgbaston on Monday denied him the chance to cement his place in a ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:59

The switch wasn't really flipped until the conference semifinals. "We just kept grinding". Cavs coach Tyronn Lue was a teammate of Jordan's with the Washington Wizards and said hearing Jordan and James linked these days is inevitable.Jordan didn't win a championship every season he played.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:58

Kyrie Irving has also reached a higher plane these playoffs, even after last season's remarkable performance late in the series to help the Cavs rally from a 3-1 deficit. That's pretty much what is going to have to happen for the Cavs because as sometimes untrustworthy as the Warriors can be - leads relinquished, untimely turnovers committed, lapses in concentration - they are loaded.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:58

Trout injured his thumb sliding into second base a steal attempt and was removed from the game. Although Trout stayed in the game after talking with a trainer and even took the field in the sixth inning, he was yanked before his next at-bat and sent for X-rays.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:46

Anderson's previous career-high in strikeouts came back on September 23, 2015 against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium when he ended the night with 10 strikeouts, allowing one hit in that start as well, en route to a no decision. David Peralta's ground out moved Owings to third and he scored easily when Peralta's 1-1 offering to Lamb got past Bandy. Anderson, 29, is 1-0 with a 3.27 ERA in two starts against his former team.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:19

Gareth Bale has admitted he many not be fit enough to start the Champions League final in his hometown of Cardiff on Saturday. Cristiano Ronaldo hit 100 Champion's League goals this season and will look to add to his tally and the electric Gareth Bale will be looking to tear wing-backs apart at any opportunity he gets.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:11

Petra Kvitova was knocked out of the French Open on Wednesday as Bethanie Mattek-Sands produced an outstanding performance against the 15th seed on Court 1. American wildcard Amanda Anisimova , at 15 years and nine months the youngest player in the women's main draw since France's Alize Cornet in 2005, came close to upsetting the form book against 90th-ranked Japan's Kurumi Nara.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:38

The German World Cup victor had not started a game all season but was called upon for the final against Chelsea after suspension and injury decimated Arsenal's defence. Though Conte's side did restore parity momentarily following the dismissal of Moses, Arsenal made their man advantage count, with Aaron Ramsey's immediate response putting the Gunners back in front on the evening.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:44

The 30-year old was a 6-4 4-6 6-2 6-0 victor over Russia's Andrey Kuznetsov in just two hours and 32 minutes, the kind of confidence boosting result he needed to open this grand slam after a poor start to the season. The world number one also chuntered and berated himself, looking up to his box as he made unforced errors and saw a string of winners from Kuznetsov flash past him.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:42

Ian Clark tallied 12 points and Klay Thompson scored 10 points (on 3-of-13 shooting) for the Warriors . Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant have made it clear the Golden State Warriors' sensational playoff form will count for nothing if they do not secure victory in the NBA Finals .

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:19

Tsonga had never lost to a player ranked as low as No. 91 at a Grand Slam. On Maxime Hamou being expelled from Roland Garros because he was all the time trying to kiss female journalist on TV live program, Nadal said: 'I can not talk much about that.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:09

The Sens managed to quickly forget a 7-0 pounding two days earlier in Game 5, stave off the end of their season and land one more shot at a first Stanley Cup final appearance in 10 years. Sparked by the goaltending of Craig Anderson and a blast by Hoffman , they followed through with the 2-1 victory that pushed the Eastern Conference final to a seventh and deciding game.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:06

If Petra Kvitova had been just a worthy adversary who lost a competitive match on Sunday, she still would have walked off center court at Roland Garros a victor for her bravery and determination. But yesteday's setback - albeit on a surface for which she has no great affection, having made an opening-round exit in Paris past year - threatens to leave her season in tatters.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:31

The Blues captain arranged with manager Antonio Conte to be replaced on the 26minute but the information was leaked and fans claim to have made big money from betting on the switch. BT Sport is your home of unmissable football from the Emirates FA Cup and Premier League . Under a manager that works with me on the tactical side of things it takes four or five games to get the sharpness.