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by | June 06, 2017 | 22:26

Frederick Gaudreau scored the game-winner and Pekka Rinne (PEH'-kuh REE'-nay) stopped 23 shots as the Predators earned a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Nashville. "Well, obviously it's hard to win when you score one goal", Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said. For the most part, I played pretty well tonight. Charles Barkley has taken advantage of a day off in the NBA Finals and accepted NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman's invitation to come watch the Stanley Cup Final in person.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:58

That's because he didn't make the save, and it was in fact a goal. "I thought I could've been a little more aggressive on it", he said. He's been the backbone for our team. Rinne stopped the next 26 shots for the victory and the party continued into the night. Then he gave up five goals in the span of 15 shots and the catfish watch was on.

by | June 06, 2017 | 22:24

With their leader and reigning NBA Coach of the Year back on the bench after a six-week absence, Curry and Kevin Durant tag-teamed the Warriors within two victories of another championship. "Klay played so well in Game 1, without shooting well and to me that usually indicates that the ball's going to go in". He then finished off the play with a layup, unlike previous year where LeBron gave Curry a stare down after a block .

by | June 06, 2017 | 22:32

Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors are manhandling the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2017 NBA Finals . (John G. Mabanglo/Pool Photo via AP). If the first two games are any indication, plenty of people will watch to see if the Cavaliers can complete another comeback. That would give the Cavs some much-needed help defensively.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:01

Where the Predators are right now is two games away from hoisting the Stanley Cup , which will be in the house Sunday night for Game 6 regardless of who wins Game 5. Arvidsson had not scored a goal since an empty netter in Game 4 against Chicago that finished a sweep of the Blackhawks. They ruled Gaudreau's wraparound attempt slid the puck just over the line before Murray stopped it, giving Nashville a 2-1 lead 3:45 into the second.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:42

The goal was his first in the Stanley Cup Final since June 4, 2009, a span of 12 games. Gaudreau didn't score a goal during the regular season this year. Game Five is in Pittsburgh on Thursday. Two of the final three games of this series will be in the Steel City, and if it comes down to it, these Penguins have won their last three Game 7's.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:59

The 24-year-old undrafted rookie, who didn't score in nine games during the regular season, has three goals in six playoff games. Regardless, Game 4 on Monday night in Nashville is going to be must-see stuff, especially when these two are on the ice together.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:39

Early on Monday, news broke about some song existing featuring two of the NBA's biggest stars rapping together. KD started and finished a three-part song, ESPN reported, and 'Bron filled in the middle verse - over instrumentals provided by Durant, who produces beats in his free time.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:10

But, ahem, they've done that part before. Both teams play better when they are at home. "It's nice, our fans are wonderful and they know I've been through a tough time but it's great to be back out on the floor and feel the energy of the finals and I was pretty pleased with the way our team responded", said Kerr.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:58

With stories of locker room unrest surrounding the Seattle Seahawks the past few weeks, coach Pete Carroll made sure to extinguish any rumors during his press conference on Friday. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback became a free agent at the end of last season. "I've never really sat down and talked to the guy". "We brought him in here to check him out, and I think it was very productive for us to get to know him better".

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:45

However, he has admitted that he does not know whether that will be at Man City or elsewhere. So I told them here they had an opportunity to become legends - and they have done it. The former St Mirren man added: "I'm not even thinking about the Premier League yet". There will be a ceremony and parade held in the town centre tonight to celebrate, and we wish the team the very best of luck for next season! "I thought about halfway through the season, we'd played everyone, I just thought we ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:46

The Warriors won their 14th consecutive playoff game - a postseason National Basketball Association record. " It definitely is a must win ". Is this the key to Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors' winning ways? Draymond Green doesn't exactly have a squeaky clean reputation on the court, so it's somewhat surprising he's managed to avoid any dust-ups through two games of the 2017 NBA Finals .

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:44

Draymond Green has developed a reputation for being a dirty player, and it sounds like the Golden State Warriors star is exhausted of it. "Defensively, (Irving) has to do a lot more ", Lue said . "They're a different team". But even as James racked up 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists in Game 2, the Warriors won going away. Thompson has the mindset of a shooter, that no matter what the next shot is going in.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:40

With more wins like this one, Johnson just might pass Dale Earnhardt and Richard Petty and get No. 8. "Definitely proud of our finish today", said Truex, "I can't even tell you how challenging this track was with these cars and this aero package and all that I don't have enough fingers and toes to count how many times I nearly wrecked by myself, so it was a lot of fun".

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:32

Butler, meanwhile, sailed into the sixth inning with a 3-0 lead before giving up two doubles and a run. "It's about the Chicago Cubs winning another World Series". "Straily gives us seven [innings] and gives our offense a chance and really we just didn't do anything", Marlins manager Don Mattingly said. "We were going down easy early", Mattingly said.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:34

LeBron James led the Cavaliers with 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists to match a record with his eighth career NBA Finals triple double. "Right now, it means nothing", James said minutes after the defeat. The other guy the Cavs really need to get contributing is Brampton native Tristan Thompson . The Warriors , however, know from previous year that no matter how momentum swings, it's not over until it's over.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:22

With 4:06 left in the third quarter Sunday, Thompson hit a three off a Curry assist to put the Warriors up by 12. It also matched Paul Pierce for most in a Finals quarter. Durant even filled in as the small ball center while Green sat most of the game with foul trouble. The first two games have shown a stark difference in depth.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:00

The Warriors won their first title in 40 years in 2015, downing an injury-hit Cleveland squad, and won a record 73 regular-season games the following campaign. " He's an fantastic guy, and we're lucky to have him". Kerr was impressed with Brown, saying , " He's such a good coach and a good person". Now that's how you pre-game for the Finals! So that's a pretty scary proposition for us.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:35

Pakistani authorities in Qatar have engaged the services of Oman Air to send the pilgrims, stranded at Doha airport due to Arab conflict, to Saudi Arabia, said Pakistani Embassy. Saudi Arabia and three Arab countries severed ties to Qatar on Monday, June 5, 2017 and moved to cut off land, sea and air routes to the energy-rich nation that is home to a major USA military base, accusing it of supporting regional terror groups.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:03

He allowed just 4.5 sacks over 16 games, played 1,037 snaps and earned six penalty flags (three holds and three false starts) in his first year in the league. The Lions addressed a couple of holes on their offensive line this offseason by signing guard T.J. Lang because of a hip injury. Training camp begins in mid July.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:47

LeBron James made a record-equalling eighth play-off triple-double. Every game of the National Basketball Association finals is live on ESPN. "And we're going to need to play better to win on the road". On that third-quarter drive, James had little help as Love got there late. "I thought Kev's defense was unreal", Kerr said Sunday night. You never know when the dynamite got off, but Green sounded like a man of his word Sunday when he said, "I think I'm a pretty smart guy and I learned my ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:12

Back-to-back bogeys at 10 and 11 dropped him back and after the second hour-long rain delay of the day, he finished with a bogey at No. 16 and a double-bogey at No. However, he missed a short birdie putt at 13. It was Dufner who finally emerged from the pack with a birdie on No. 15, one of seven holes under par.

by | June 06, 2017 | 21:06

Ronaldo's spiky hairstyle has been his trademark look since establishing himself as a global superstar at Manchester United and then Madrid, but the 32-year-old displayed a new buzz-cut style following Los Blancos' triumph. Madrid will monitor the substantial investments their rival clubs make in new players this summer, but they will not fret over that. "Everybody knows that Cristiano is very important".

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:23

According to the NHL, Gaudreau is the second player in league history to score his first three career goals in the Stanley Cup Final. Replay matters: Referees could not tell tell whether Frederick Gaudreau's wrap-around shot crossed the goal line at 3:45 of the second period, but replays showed the puck clearly crossed the goal line to break a 1-1 tie.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:33

With the score tied 1-1 in the second period, it was Rinne who stopped Chris Kunitz on a breakaway. Even though Bonino's had a rocky year, it seems evident that twice in 2 games the guy filling his role (Rowney) has been on the defensive end of Nashville's first goal against in each game.

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:29

There's been a lot of struggles and a lot of setbacks. But like any true champion, he rebounded Sunday with a 4-under 68 to earn his fifth PGA Tour victory. India's Lahiri forced his way onto a leaderboard dominated by players from the United States with a final round 65 which contained no dropped shots.

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:53

While opponents in this year's NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant and Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James teamed up for a hip-hop track six years ago. When the two were asked if the song exists, both reportedly confirmed it does before laughing and not saying anything else about it. It was so aesthetically pleasing that there were discussions about it being featured in the 2012 film " Thunderstruck ", which starred Durant.

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:18

Rather than reach back to last year's championship comeback for a confidence boost, James' focus is on figuring out what Cleveland must do to change its fortunes against a Warriors team that is fresher and far more risky this year, thanks to the addition of Kevin Durant .

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:26

John Terry has sent an emotional tribute to Chelsea fans as he prepares to play his last competitive game for the club after nearly 20 years of service. It is incredible. It is my first season here in England and I want to say thanks to all the people that voted for me. "All I care about is celebrating with my Chelsea fans".

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:00

However, he has been asked to attach his CV along with his application. "I was away from cricket coaching for a year, and now, I want to come back to it". Recently, rumours of a possible discord between Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and coach Anil Kumble have been rife, especially after BCCI made a decision to advertise for candidates for India's coaching job.

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:55

The first sign that LeBron James was in a particularly surly mood was when he elected not to go to the podium after the Cleveland Cavaliers lost Game 2 of the NBA Finals . At 14-0, the Warriors stand two games away from becoming the first undefeated National Basketball Association playoff team ever. "We ride or die with Kyrie", Love said.

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:05

Ronaldo scored a brace, before Casemiro and Zinadine Zidane's late substitute Asensio scored in the dying minutes of the game and completely shattered Juventus's hopes of ever winning Champions league trophy, as they had previously lost it in the final to Barcelona.

by | June 06, 2017 | 19:56

Pittsburgh had the better scoring chances in this game. "He's been a huge part of our success ". "It's good to see for sure". But that didn't seem to deter the Preds, who have outscored the Penguins 9-2 in the last two games to even the series.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:31

Paul Pogba , the world's most expensive footballer and a man who, less than a fortnight ago, lost his father to a long-term illness, gave United the lead with a 25-yard deflected strike. When asked if he had made up his mind, Rooney replied: " More or less, yes". "We have a lot of players playing exceptionally well in the area of the pitch that Wayne plays", Southgate told thefa.com.

by | June 06, 2017 | 20:32

Missing from that list, and normally the second name mentioned behind James, is Kyrie Irving , but through two games he has been made to look rather average by Klay Thompson , who is doing a great job defending him. Do things. I don't want to say differently, because you work so hard to get to this point, but make a couple of changes to see if we can be a lot better defensively and offensively.