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by | June 07, 2018 | 17:00

Murray stated his intentions Monday night, but he has options. For now - and assuming Murray beats out Austin Kendall to win the starting QB job for the Sooners - he will become one of most scrutinized players in the country. "Right now I'm not focused on the baseball-football situation", Murray told reporters, while adding that he planned to play football in 2018. That was after backing up Heisman Trophy victor Baker Mayfield on the football field.

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:32

UK Prime members will have exclusive access to watch 20 matches per season, comprising two full fixture rounds - the first December midweek round and the festive Bank Holiday round - featuring live coverage of every Premier League team. Amazon will livestream the matches on their Prime Video service, which also includes US Open tennis, ATP World Tour Tennis events and National Football League games, at no extra cost to existing members.

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:36

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. After picking up his dribble while guarded by Warrior centre Javale McGee at the top of the arc, James threw a pass hard off the backboard while moving to the rim.

by | June 07, 2018 | 14:44

Not to mention, he also guarded LeBron James . Abdul-Jabbar attended the game and got a rousing ovation when introduced in the third quarter. Durant scored nine points in a 15-8 run to close the second quarter that pulled Golden State within 58-52 at half-time after trailing by as many as 13 points.

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:34

The pair replaced Ogenyi Onazi and Joel Obi - both of whom started but underwhelmed in the 2-1 loss - at the centre of the park, and are the only change made by coach Gernot Rohr who stuck to Francis Uzoho between the sticks, and Odion Ighalo upfront.

by | June 07, 2018 | 12:52

We just want to do it, and that's the message. Their 3-1 series lead over the Cubs disintegrated as Chicago charged back to win its first World Series in 108 years. In four games against Washington, Fleury has allowed 16 goals on 103 shots, a pedestrian.845 save percentage that speaks as much to Vegas crashing back down to earth as a team.

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:27

And three years ago, when the Warriors won their first title, Curry was their leading scorer, at 26 points per game, but he was somewhat a victim of his own standards. In a flawless world, J.R. gets that rebound and we say 'we win.' Because it's a tie game, he's going to shoot it. "It's typical of him", James aimed at Trump.

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:11

Beilein's pledge to remain at MI could be an indication that he had second thoughts about leaving Ann Arbor or that the Pistons have opted to go in a different direction. Beilein's revised contract at MI was in the works prior to his discussions with the Pistons. One of basketball's most innovative offensive minds will be staying at the college level.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:54

And now from Game 3 of the 2017 Finals. Game 3 is Wednesday in Cleveland (9 p.m. ET, ABC). This trade would only work if the Cavaliers knew LeBron James was coming back, as it would add a proven veteran and a young big man to a team in need of some changes.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:32

But the celebration only lasted but a short time before Durant announced his decision to join the Warriors . We're looking forward to get out there and take advantage of a great opportunity to be up 3-0. The Cavaliers need to do some serious soul searching before tonight's game if they want to come out with a win. All eyes will once again be on LeBron James to see whether he can lead his team against the All-Star line-up of the Warriors.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:44

Stewart said he would not rush to make a permanent appointment to the U.S. head coach job. "There's also the other part", he said, "to make sure that our style of play, the way that we want to play during the game, the tactical principles that we have, that you see those on the field".

by | June 07, 2018 | 10:03

On whether Australia would cut their sledging after tempers flared between Warner and Quinton de Kock and Smith and Kagiso Rabada in South Africa, Langer said: "There is a difference between banter and abuse". Australia, who are in England without injured frontline strike bowlers Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins, as well as Smith and Warner, start their tour with a warm-up match against a Sussex side coached by former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie in Hove on Thursday.

by | June 07, 2018 | 09:55

Deandre Ayton has no doubts: He's going to be drafted by the Phoenix Suns. That said, all signs point to the Arizona center making a short move up the road from Tucson and nothing about his official workout with the Suns on Wednesday would suggest that won't be the case.

by | June 07, 2018 | 10:07

A release clause of around £12m is understood to be in the contract of the Stoke star which is sure to attract a host of Premier League managers looking to boost their squads. Spurs have qualified for the Champions League after finishing third a year ago and Pochettino wants to push them to the next level with Shaqiri seemingly identified as a target.

by | June 07, 2018 | 08:37

Game 1 was Cleveland's opportunity to steal a game on the road. Curry told Haynes "no comment" when the ESPN reporter asked about the situation. "This team plays great at home and we expect their other guys to play even better at home, too, not just LeBron, so we're not going to relax at all".

by | June 07, 2018 | 06:45

Despite the close call, An said he is taking plenty of positives from Muirfield Village. And the game, ball-striking and so forth, feels sharp. "Well, I had some chances to shoot some good rounds this week", he said. I mean, the field is really good. "Other than that, pretty happy with how I recovered and I'll take 2 under today". Despite a hard lie in the rough and the downhill nature of the green the former U.S.

by | June 07, 2018 | 01:09

DiMarco caught the ball in her cup, while holding her cellphone and then proceeded to chug the beer - all to the applause of the Padres faithful. The Braves' Ender Inciarte hit the foul high into the stands, where a woman named Gabby DiMarco sat, casually sipping her beer, CBS Sports reports .

by | June 07, 2018 | 01:46

Another American moved safely into the quarterfinals Sunday when No. 13 Madison Keys stopped the run of No. 30 seed Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-1, 6-4. Unlike her third-round escape against Camila Giorgi , Stephens never gave Anett Kontaveit a sniff, winning the last 11 games to reach the quarter-finals for the first time with a 6-2 6-0 demolition of the Estonian.

by | June 06, 2018 | 22:46

Many thought Friday would have been the date that the Philadelphia 76ers made a decision to relieve GM Bryan Colangelo of his duties after several burner Twitter accounts critical of Sixers players were linked to Colangelo. Heading into a summer in which LeBron James and Paul George stand atop their free-agent shopping list, the Sixers will make coach Brett Brown the face of their free-agency presentations regardless of what happens to Colangelo, per ESPN's report.

by | June 06, 2018 | 21:27

Beilein is Michigan's winningest coach and is entering his 12th year in charge of the program. The new deal also comes with a rolling extension that keeps Beilein's contract at five years. Beilein has been the Wolverines' head coach since 2007, compiling a 248-143 record over 11 seasons. In the last two seasons, Beilein has led MI to consecutive Big Ten Tournament championships and seven NCAA Tournament victories.

by | June 06, 2018 | 21:16

The last couple of years at the Etihad were a struggle for the Ivorian as he became a bit-part player under Pep Guardiola , but he has left an illustrious legacy behind him. His agent, Dimitri Seluk, has now claimed that Toure would be prepared to join any of the top six sides in the Premier League for just £1 (R17) a week, plus performance-based bonuses.

by | June 06, 2018 | 20:01

Defending champion Golden State has seized command of the NBA Finals as the series shifts to Cleveland, where the Cavaliers must continue their home playoff magic to sustain any title hopes. "It's a great position to be in. We're going to need that going out on the road". This isn't the first time LeBron has had words with 45. But it's better to hear things straight from the horse's mouth.

by | June 06, 2018 | 18:56

Muguruza was punishing the former world No 1's second serve and broke again at the start of the second set, and although this time Sharapova hit straight back. Muguruza maintained her momentum with a break in the first game of the second set, but the Spaniard was broken to love in the next game when she netted after a forehand from Sharapova landed just inside the baseline.

by | June 06, 2018 | 18:12

Dalot becomes United's first signing of the summer and will compete with Antonio Valencia for a place in the team. Brazil worldwide midfielder Fred was reportedly undergoing his medical yesterday (Monday) ahead of a transfer from Shakhtar Donetsk.

by | June 06, 2018 | 17:28

France players Paul Pogba, Ousmane Dembele and N'Golo Kante were said to be among those subjected to abuse in their side's 3-1 win over the World Cup hosts. "I wasn't in squads, but I said before that I never gave up hope of getting back into England squads". Having failed to advance from the group stage at the World Cup in Brazil four years ago, and then losing to Iceland in the round of 16 at Euro 2016, relatively little is expected of England in Russian Federation.

by | June 06, 2018 | 18:04

Manchester United have made their second signing of the summer with the capture of Portugal under-21 defender Diogo Dalot , the club have confirmed. 'I have grown up in Porto's Academy and I am so thankful for everything they have done for me. "The chance of coming to the biggest club in the world is something I just couldn't turn down", said Dalot.

by | June 06, 2018 | 16:26

However, SSN understands the owner, who has been in China since the play-off final defeat, is attempting to attract new investors to share the burden, and would be prepared to cut his losses and sell the club for the right price. That will likely mean the sale of players with star attacking midfielder Jack Grealish being likely to leave the club he joined as a boy. They have made a host of big-money signings since dropping out of England's top flight, with extortionate transfer fees paid ...

by | June 06, 2018 | 15:43

Sorry, guys, I can't give you that answer. "It paid off today". However, despite four wins in the last week here in Paris, Zverev's hold/break numbers have taken a hit - tight wins for a top player will do that - and it's now Thiem with the slight edge , particularly on serve.

by | June 06, 2018 | 15:36

That perfectly sums up why Salah is competing with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for the Ballon d'Or this year. "It feels like the right moment for someone to take their chance at this World Cup ", said Coutinho. But I've got no doubt Salah can build on it and do it over a period of time. 'It depends on how the tournament goes, of course, but they have the talent to do it.

by | June 06, 2018 | 14:05

Yankees manager Aaron Boone chuckled when discussing the fifth-inning play involving Torres, who committed the baseball sin of making the first out of an inning at third base. "We've got some people, we haven't taken care of some of the opportunities, taken advantage of some of the opportunities they've gotten", Baltimore manager Buck Showalter said.

by | June 06, 2018 | 14:09

With victory, he moved beyond Jimmy Connors in the all-time Grand Slam match wins list, chalking up his 234th success. "I started very young", he said. To his credit, Marterer arrived with a gameplan and stuck to it and when Nadal sprayed a wild forehand wide he grabbed a 3-1 lead in the third set with his opponent finally looking flat.

by | June 06, 2018 | 12:55

Palmer played five seasons for the Arizona Cardinals and led them to their most successful five-year run in franchise history. He set team records for the Cardinals and had arguably the greatest season any quarterback for the Cardinals has had in 2015.

by | June 06, 2018 | 13:18

The scandal claimed the scalps of captain Steve Smith, vice-captain David Warner and batsman Cameron Bancroft, with Smith and Warner banned for 12 months and Bancroft nine . Sutherland becomes the latest in a growing list of changes in Australian cricket over recent months. "It hasn't had a bearing on my decision". "My successor will have a strong and stable platform to lead our sport and deliver on our bold aspirations for cricket to be Australia's favourite spot and a sport for all ...

by | June 06, 2018 | 11:07

Maybe Haiti is not the best example to judge Argentina, but even playing against a minor rival, the South American country shows they will go on Lionel Messi's rhythm. Messi and Rakitic share a special relation as they are teammates and both play for FC Barcelona . "He'd give some titles with Barcelona up for that one with Argentina".

by | June 06, 2018 | 11:17

Dwight's personality and his sense of humor endeared him to everyone he came into contact with, even during his most trying times. Clark endured a long battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). After what he called months of tests and treatment, Clark was diagnosed with ALS, which is also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. He announced the diagnosis just over a year ago.