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by | May 28, 2018 | 09:43

When LeBron James fell to the floor in agony midway through the fourth quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers' Game 6 victory over the Boston Celtics , it was clear that he wasn't acting or flopping. "I think he might have just banged his knee, but other than that , he's fine". Tatum had a dunk over James with 6:41 left - staring down the Cavaliers star and bumping him with his chest - then followed it with a 3-pointer that gave the Celtics a 72-71 lead.

by | May 28, 2018 | 09:26

Clemson and North Carolina did not meet during the regular season or the ACC Tournament, and with top teams being seeded 1-16 this year, they would be locked into a matchup in the Supers if they advance, unlike past tournaments where fellow conference hosts weren't paired.

by | May 28, 2018 | 09:27

The Rockets host a deciding game seven of the Western Conference finals on Monday night. Just like their opening-round series against the Milwaukee Bucks , the Celtics have won three at home and lost three on the road in this series. Lue said he wasn't concerned about James' leg. Now Boston has a game plan, is playing on its home floor and has done well against Cleveland at TD Garden.

by | May 28, 2018 | 04:37

The Wales forward bagged his first with an overhead kick already being ranked as the greatest goal ever scored in a Champions League final . It remained goalless until half-time, but Real eventually ran out 3-1 winners thanks to Karim Benzema's opener, which was quickly cancelled out by Sadio Mane, and a brace from Gareth Bale .

by | May 28, 2018 | 03:30

Teams - not players - will be fined for any actions deemed disrespectful. Former NFL player Donté Stallworth said the NFL's new national anthem policy amounts to "compulsory patriotism". He said he would "never want to put restrictions on the speech of our players". After the announcement of the new rule, Johnson said in a statement that the team "will continue to work closely with our players to constructively advance social justice issues that are important to us".

by | May 28, 2018 | 02:24

Gareth Bale was Madrid's hero in Kiev , the Wales star scoring a brace after Sadio Mane had cancelled out Karim Benzema's opener. Liverpool's Mohamed Salah grimaces on the ground after injuring himself during the Champions League Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev , Ukraine, Saturday, May 26, 2018.

by | May 28, 2018 | 02:34

This is an average speed, so if James is picking his spots to rest and conserve energy, something he has admitted to doing, his tracking data will be affected. Tonight's single-game DFS NBA slate should be a fun one to watch! The four-time MVP could opt to leave OH for a second time or he could opt to re-sign with the Cavs for another season and then put pen to paper to another long-term deal or leave in the summer of 2019.

by | May 28, 2018 | 00:15

Teams - not players - will be fined for any actions deemed disrespectful. However, the new rule does allow players who don't wish to appear for the anthem to remain in the locker room until the song is over. I don't want to come down on them like a ton of bricks, and I won't. "Do you get that Peter King?!? ". In a morning tweet, the Seaford Republican said Johnson's stance was "encouraging a movement premised on lies vs.

by | May 27, 2018 | 23:02

Shapovalov, seeded 24th in Paris , starts his campaign against Australian John Millman, and could face Nadal in the last 16. The last 10 years at Roland Garros have seen seven first-time French Open women's winners, and it wouldn't be surprising to see that trend continue in 2018.

by | May 27, 2018 | 23:23

After the game, Gareth Bale suggested he could leave Real this summer after a lack of football this season. Making an explosive impact as a second-half substitute, Bale showcased athleticism and technique of the highest quality by sending Madrid in front with only his fourth touch of the game in the 64th minute.

by | May 27, 2018 | 21:41

He and Harden form the best backcourt in the National Basketball Association, and without him, the Rockets will need Harden to snap out of his funk (Harden shot 23.8 percent from the field and 0-11 from three in Game 5) and others to step up versus a very good defensive Warriors' team .

by | May 27, 2018 | 22:27

Real Madrid went on to win, 3-1. One wrote: "Not a single Liverpool team-mate is consoling Karius, only the Real Madrid players". But Giggs said: "I've always maintained he looks happy at Real Madrid ". It has been suggested the 33-year-old has previously made the comments as a tactic in contract negotiations , but he maintains that is not the case this time.

by | May 27, 2018 | 22:07

In a tweet, King called Johnson's move "disgraceful" and declared that it was "time to say goodbye" to the Jets . "I do not like imposing any club-specific rules", Johnson said, via Newsday . Of course. But I understand if they felt the need to protest. "There are some big, complicated issues that we're all struggling with, and our players are on the front lines".

by | May 27, 2018 | 21:04

And while there were inevitable tears in the Liverpool camp, Real's players were understandably exultant as they celebrated a truly momentous achievement under the guidance of Zinedine Zidane . "The future of any Madrid player is not important, we have just made history". Cristiano was happy, is happy and remains happy. "I'm not thinking about that".

by | May 27, 2018 | 21:40

I know I let them down today. "Words fail, I can not remember ever having seen anything so cruel in a final, from a goalkeeper's point of view", said Kahn . The first came after 51 minutes, when Karius collected a long ball on the edge of his box, turned to his right, and, seemingly oblivious to the proximity of Real forward Karim Benzema , tossed the ball underhand to what he hope would have been a ready and waiting Liverpool player.

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:49

It looked a huge gamble but Froome quickly pulled away and powered over the penultimate Sestriere climb before ascending the 7km Jafferau to the finish and slip into the Maglia Rosa for the first time in his glittering career. "I don't think I've ever attacked with 80km to go like that before on my own, and got all the way to the finish". Astana Pro Team tried to do an active race from the beginning, sending two riders, Luis Leon Sanchez and Davide Villella in a breakaway.

by | May 27, 2018 | 20:05

She's won 39 Grand Slams as both a doubles and singles competitor. Federer marvels at Williams: "It's been fascinating to watch". Federer was quick to clarify that he meant Williams is possibly the greatest "overall", not just on the women's tour.

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:46

The Australian was losing around 20mph to his rivals on the straights, but though Vettel was consistently within touching distance after the Red Bull lost power, he couldn't squeeze his way past. I have just been able to build up to it and have some fun. Before the half way, I felt a loss of power and I thought the race was done. "You're preparing, thinking you're going out knowing that after qualifying you may change your gearbox", Verstappen added.

by | May 27, 2018 | 21:15

Whatever it was, it worked. Andre Iguodala has missed the last three games of the 2018 Western Conference Finals since suffering a left lateral leg contusion in Game 3, and as the series heads to Game 7, Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr isn't holding his breath that the former NBA Finals MVP will suit up.

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:28

The first came after 51 minutes, when Karius collected a long ball on the edge of his box, turned to his right, and, seemingly oblivious to the proximity of Real forward Karim Benzema, tossed the ball underhand to what he hope would have been a ready and waiting Liverpool player.

by | May 27, 2018 | 18:37

Reds supporters need not yet be unduly concerned; first of all Fekir's reply could be seen as a confirmation that Liverpool are involved in talks for him. Fekir is now on duty with France, who open their World Cup campaign against Australia on June 16. "His agent, Jean-Pierre Bernes, has told us so", Aulas told French newspaper L'Equipe .

by | May 27, 2018 | 18:44

The 26-year-old midfielder was in good form last season for his club in France, and could become one of Unai Emery's first signings at the Emirates. Many new managers have a small group of coaches who follow them from club to club and Unai Emery is no exception. Emery is tailor-made for Arsenal's footballing philosophy of operating within a budget and promoting youngsters to take up influential roles within the squad, having already achieved success in guiding Sevilla to European ...

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:05

Nearly 1,000 supporters face missing the game of a lifetime after operator Worldchoice Sports cancelled three flights because it did not have sufficient landing slots at Boryspil Airport. But with this now being out of his control, Cummings has made a decision to enjoy his time off by heading to Kiev for the Champions League final . "I was in bed at seven o'clock because I had to be up early for my taxi at 3am", he told the Liverpool Echo .

by | May 27, 2018 | 18:08

Nigeria will face Croatia, Iceland and Argentina in the Group D of the 2018 World Cup, and Taribo believes the Super Eagles will advance to the Second Round. "We have friendlies against DR Congo (28 May), England (2 June) and Czech Republic (6 June) that will help us finalise our World Cup preparations".

by | May 27, 2018 | 17:04

Of course not; Curry deserves a great deal of blame, as do Thompson and Green. After the game, Curry told reporters coach Steve Kerr had some advice after his rocky start. Paul may have been able to help keep Curry in relative check. If he can not come up big and get Golden State back to the NBA Finals, the critics will only grow louder for Durant.

by | May 27, 2018 | 15:41

I'm not going to say we want it more than them, but I'll tell you, we're desperate. "It is what it is. We've just got one chance". "The last two games, we've done that". "So, looking forward to that opportunity tomorrow". Iguodala had also missed Game 4 after suffering a left lateral leg contusion when he banged knees with Rockets guard James Harden in the fourth quarter of Game 3 on Sunday.

by | May 27, 2018 | 17:08

The Boston Celtics visited the Cleveland Cavaliers for Game Six of their NBA Eastern Conference Finals playoff series at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland , OH on May 25, 2018. The Celtics open as favorites of 2 to 2.5 points depending on the sportsbook. James has made a lifetime of memories for the fans in Cleveland in these playoffs alone.

by | May 27, 2018 | 16:19

Smith was not the only cricketer to be banned in the infamous scandal. His ban only applies to worldwide cricket and state matches in Australia, leaving Smith free to play domestic tournaments outside of Australia. "Canadian cricket fans will have a great opportunity to see up close numerous world's greatest players, and I'd like to thank International Cricket Council, CWI and the international cricket community for their guidance and support in growing cricket in Canada".

by | May 27, 2018 | 15:42

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns is trashing the NFL's new national anthem policy , calling it bullying. " Well , I think that's good", Trump told Fox and Friends. "That's something we think we owe", he said. "I think the people pushed it forward". The NFL Players' Union is against the new rule , but one reporter tweeted players believe "Trump has legitimately spooked the NFL ".

by | May 27, 2018 | 15:29

At the 2007 Milwaukee Mile, unhappy about a late race encounter with the late Dan Wheldon, Patrick climbed out of her auto and marched down the pit lane where she confronted the Briton, grabbed him by the arm and then shoved him. It is hard to measure her impact on women becoming race vehicle drivers, because most women in the sport now had made a decision to do this before Patrick became famous.

by | May 27, 2018 | 13:56

Mane struck the post as Klopp's side rallied, while Andrew Robertson's brilliant last-ditch tackle denied Ronaldo a certain goal which would have ended the match there and then. But then came Bale, leaping to produce a jaw-dropping left-foot overhead volley from Marcelo's cross before trying his luck with a speculative long-range shot that defied Karius's ham-fisted attempt to keep it out and put the result beyond doubt.

by | May 27, 2018 | 15:21

A year after taking control of Formula One, Liberty announced in January that it would be doing away with grid girls. A cautious Horner added: 'Both drivers seem reasonably comfortable in the vehicle but as we've seen Saturday has been our weakness throughout the season.

by | May 27, 2018 | 14:43

The Warriors forced a Game 7 in the West finals with a dominant win Saturday, besting the Rockets 115-86 . In fact, after the first quarter , the Rockets scored only 47 more points the rest of the game. Then the third quarter started, and the Warriors extended this dynasty at least one more game. A Rockets team that couldn't miss in the first half struggled to make 3s in the second (4-of-17).

by | May 27, 2018 | 14:38

However, his second mistake, when he fumbled Gareth Bale's shot over the line, was something I don't think he can recover from. "But the Bale bicycle kick was unbelievable". "The Champions League should change and be called the CR7 Champions League ". Ronaldo himself said this week of speculation over who might arrive at Real: "They always speak about 50 players and in the end no one comes".

by | May 27, 2018 | 13:30

This is their fourth title in five years, and their 13th overall. If he goes back to England this summer, Bale would leave Madrid with a curiously lopsided record of four Champions League titles yet only one in La Liga. Three quick thoughts on Real Madrid's 3-1 win over Liverpool to win their third straight Champions League, and fourth in five years. The English side attacked with intent and Trent Alexander-Arnold tested Navas with a low drive but Real looked in charge following the ...