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by | June 08, 2017 | 02:56

I'm averaging a triple-double in the Finals". The Warriors are a ideal 14-0 so far in the postseason, and they seem intent on revenge after giving up a 3-1 lead to the Cavs in last year's Finals. on ABC from Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena. "I've had a few bad tastes in my mouth from what happened in the Finals, so and I've always had that feeling so it never changed for me".

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:00

Juventus have now also won an unprecedented six consecutive Serie A titles and three Coppa Italia crowns on the bounce, confirming their position as the undisputed dominant force in Italian football. Allegri, greeted with scepticism and hostility by the fans when he arrived at Juve three years ago, has won three league and cup doubles in as many seasons and has also led them to two Champions League finals, although they lost both.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:10

LeBron James struggled to put a positive spin on Cleveland's performance against Golden State on Sunday after they suffered another mauling in Game Two of the NBA Finals series. "We have two games under our belt, so we have to get used to it now", Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson said. We know what we're capable of going back to Cleveland , and we have been in this position before.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:58

The Mariners played 13 consecutive games from May 23rd to June 4th before taking Monday off. "I just burned myself out mentally trying to stay up (between innings)". Babe Ruth did it in 250 games with the Yankees; Alex Rodriguez in 295 games with the Rangers; Roger Maris in 297 games with the Yankees; and Cecil Fielder in 335 games with the Tigers.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:01

Judge, who also doubled and singled, won his matchup with Bradley. He then fanned Chris Carter with a full-count 99 miles per hour fastball that was well out of the strike zone, ending the inning. Chapman said he thinks he might be able to return by the end of next week. Yankees: 1B Greg Bird (ankle) played back-to-back games in the field at Class A Tampa for the first time since going on the disabled list, meaning he could be ready to move to a higher level.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:02

Until its concluded, Lee and Williams are not expected to speak to the media. In a series of tweets, a Twitter user described the scene in which a man (Lee) was "shouting at a woman" and "then started to manhandle her and call her names".

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:39

In the other half of the draw it was business as usual for Swiss star and 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka as he continued his dominance of Croatian Marin Cilic . Thiem demonstrated his appetite for the fight in a brutally physical first set lasting 73 minutes, which Djokovic led 4-2. After a tight first set which Thiem took after prevailing 7-5 in the tiebreak, the Austrian cruised to his first win in six meetings with the 12-time major victor.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:04

Love gave the Cavs a needed second offensive threat with 27 points but against a team filled with a pair of former MVPs in Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant , two other 2017 All-Stars in Draymond Green and Klay Thompson and several role players who have made key contributions, it wasn't been almost enough.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:57

On the run-in to the start of the America's Cup semifinal on Tuesday, New Zealand's catamaran capsized in spectacular style. "These boats are incredibly high-performance, technical racing machines and we're pushing them to the limits", Ainslie said.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:16

Stoops returned Oklahoma to national prominence. He also reported that Sooners offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley will replace Stoops as head coach. One of the most successful college football coaches of the last 20 years reportedly is retiring. The Sooners are the defending Big 12 champs. "Good recruiting class.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:11

Muguruza's defeat means Justine Henin, who won the title in 2003 and then from 2005 to 2007, remains the last woman to successfully defend her crown at Roland Garros . Former world No. 1 Venus Williams , the seven-time Grand Slam singles victor, fell down to Timea Bacsinszky 5-7, 6-2, 6-1, and the 2011 US Open champion Samantha Stosur was defeated by Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia at 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:44

Mark Wood broke the partnership as he had Williamson caught by Buttler. Mitchell Starc has challenged a confident England side to live up to the hype ahead of Australia's must-win Champions Trophy clash at Edgbaston. "They set the tone at the start, weathered the storm in the middle and got the key wicket of Williamson". Despite his poor bowling performance, New Zealand went on to win the game by 38 runs.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:52

NASCAR is trying to inject some excitement into Charlotte Motor Speedway , where recent races have been relatively predictable, even tiresome: When a lead auto breaks free from the pack, it's been almost impossible to catch. Greg Abbott, whose office oversees the fund. And race victor Kyle Busch led all 10 laps in the final segment. But I can't say enough about my team.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:55

The bad reviews might discourage the Indian viewers to book their tickets despite the presence of Bollywood diva Priyanka Chopra and her oomph factor in the film. Rohrbach was just as effusive: "Of course, I couldn't have asked for a better cast on my first film", she told Variety . Probably, people used to watch the old version Baywatch? "Chopra has fun as the baddie, but she stays in the background until the end of the movie and really only gets one big scene at the end of the ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:19

The out-of-form Kerber has yet to win a title this season and mustered just two victories in clay court tournaments before the French Open , where her best performance remains a quarter-final berth in 2012. "I'm not here to sit and talk with you guys, but - that's nice, as well", a smiling Kvitova told reporters. "I know in the last years I had always up and downs and right now, of course, I'm in actually the down feeling", she concedes.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:20

In the day's other semi-final, SoftBank Team Japan, skippered by New Zealander Dean Barker, took a 3-1 lead over Artemis Racing after winning both their races. Burling had steered his team to a comfortable win in the first race, but not without some nervous moments, as their boat suffered wing damage heading on to the course.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:17

On May 31, this writer took some time to write about how poorly Pekka Rinne played in the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final and how sitting him for Juuse Saros might make sense. For tonight's matchup in game four of the Stanley Cup Finals, Subban arrived with a bag full of mouthwash, and proved he was the NHL's biggest and best troll.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:43

After a solid performance in Game 3, Rinne made this sequence of unbelievable saves in Game 4 that have his name back in the Conn Smythe conversation. Jacob Waddell, the Predators fan who heaved the catfish onto the rink in Game 1, has been charged by police in Pittsburgh with disorderly conduct, possessing instruments of crime and disrupting meetings and processions.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:18

Green is locked in and causing massive problems for Cleveland when he's on the floor. "They were great in their time, we're great in our time and respect that", Green said. That might be an understatement. Harrison Barnes , the guy he replaced, scored 65 in seven Finals games in 2016. Golden State has captured a lead in the first quarter of Games 1 and 2 with great energy.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:03

Whether you find it admirable or annoying, LeBron James has been remarkably consistent about one thing throughout his career: When things aren't going his way in the Finals, he gets sassy as hell. "Durant's a tough cover", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said on Tuesday. After dominating the first half of Game 2, James did not attempt any drives and only ran with the ball in transition three times during the second half of Game 2 - a suggestion that he may in fact have been exhausted.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:01

The Springfield Soccer Association tells the station that a misprint in the team's roster identified Mili as a boy in "violation of state and tournament rules" and her appearance wasn't an issue. "They only did it because I look like a boy", she said . "I don't like my hair long". He took his daughter, along with her insurance card listing her gender as female, to the tournament.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:48

He won the first set against Nishikori 6-1, led by two sets to one and looked poised to go a break up in the fourth when play was interrupted by a loud noise from the PA system. France's Caroline Garcia, right, smiles to compatriot Alize Cornet after she won their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:11

Frederick Gaudreau sure is doing his best to earn his own locker with the Nashville Predators with a Stanley Cup final debut for the ages. By comparison, the first four games in Pittsburgh's six-game series victory over the San Jose Sharks a year ago averaged a 4.8 local rating.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:59

Manchester City have been linked with a move for Southampton left-back Ryan Bertrand . The left-back eventually secured a permanent switch to Southampton in 2015 after spending the previous campaign on loan at St Mary's and he's developed in to one of the best full-backs in the Premier League over the past two years.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:40

To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. Police in Australia say they are treating a shooting and two-hour siege in Melbourne as terrorism after Islamic State said it had inspired the attack.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:34

Louis Cardinals . Mike Cameron, who recorded a four-homer game while with the Mariners in 2002, congratulated Gennett on joining an "exclusive club". Gennett's grand slam was the first Wainwright had allowed since 2012. Not only did Gennett hit four home runs , but he did it in four consecutive plate appearances.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:12

It is hard to forget that just a year ago, Garbine Muguruza came into the French Open decidedly undercooked. The Swiss player then won 12 of the 15 points before rain started falling again. That year, Mary Pierce, the last Frenchwoman to lift the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in 2000, reached the final, losing to Spaniard Arantxa Sanchez. 24-year-old Mladenovic was clearly excited following her win over the reigning champion and thanked the crowd at Roland Garros for cheering her on to glory.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:26

We literally have never once mentioned 16-0. "That's not our game". "We made that mistake of circling 73 (wins) and worrying about the wrong thing before", Green told the media Tuesday, per ESPN's Chris Haynes. "I know that's kind of late on my career, but it's really when I started to focus on the importance of getting a stop and rebounding and taking care of the ball".

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:24

And then the couple and Luna threw out the first pitch at Tuesday's Mariners game. And on second try, Luna sent the baseball zooming over the plate like a pro . Teigen tweeted a snap of her daughter holding a baseball and wearing a cute pair of pink pajamas on Sunday, June 4. The family are now travelling around the U.S.

by | June 08, 2017 | 00:18

But the three-time defending Western Conference champions only are concerned with one thing - Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers . "And I thought that gave them confidence, gave their crowd confidence". "Yeah, I mean, some of these questions are kind of out of my hands, as far as when you talk about line-up changes and what y'all should do offensively", James said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:35

England: Eoin Morgan (captain), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Ball, Sam Billings, Alex Hales , Jos Buttler (wicketkeeper), Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root , Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood , Steven Finn.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:11

Can Cavs star LeBron James pull out a victory at home? The Warriors , who won 113-91 and 132-113 at home over the Cavaliers, swept Portland, Utah and San Antonio to reach the finals. If they can sweep the Cavs as they did Portland, Utah and San Antonio to complete a flawless playoff run, fine. "We definitely have a sense of what they're capable of, and we felt like a lot of times tonight we played better basketball", Love said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 23:44

After missing all of the 2015 season while recovering from his second hip injury, Pitta defied the predictions of many and returned to action last season in one of the team's feel-good stories of the year. Just last month, Pitta said he felt healthy and ready for his eighth National Football League season, and noted one of the big differences between this year and last year was that he wasn't getting peppered with questions about his hip.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:53

Offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley is expected to take over the program on a full-time basis. The Oklahoman reported he will remain with the school in some capacity. Stoops, a native of Youngstown who played at Cardinal Mooney, played at Iowa and served as an assistant coach at Iowa, Kent State, Kansas State and Florida before landing in Norman.

by | June 07, 2017 | 22:52

As the Cleveland Cavaliers look to avoid falling into a 3-0 series hole against the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA Finals, they have plenty of time to prepare. But that Warriors team, which posted a record 73 wins in the 2015-16 season, were not as unsafe as the current squad due to the addition of four-times scoring champion Kevin Durant to an already formidable lineup.