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Confident James all Cavaliers may need to win

However, this year's prices show fans are "clearly excited" by the prospect of either of the Cavaliers or the Warriors securing a second championship against their archrival, SeatGeek analyst Natt Rattner told FOX Business. Is LeBron James a greater player than Michael Jordan? "I think it'll be cool". Having Latin America's two largest sports portfolios, ESPN and DirecTV will share the live coverage of the series, as they have been doing for the whole National Basketball ... Read More »

Tigers aim to banish batting blues in trophy opener

Playing as an occasional wicket keeper for the South African cricket team, de Villiers is commonly considered as one of the best fielders in present day worldwide cricket. "So whatever we do first against England , we need to start well and that's what we are focusing on". "In cricket anything can happen early on, especially in England ", said Hathurusinghe. Read More »

De Villiers: 'Proteas confident ahead of CT'

At the same time not overconfident". That should install the Proteas as the outright favourites but it's been a long and painful trophy drought since winning their only piece of ICC silverware at the inaugural Champions Trophy in 1998: Four semifinal defeats in the Champions Trophy to go alongside four semifinal losses in the Cricket World Cups. Read More »

Newcomers to Cavs-Warriors rivalry embrace Finals


James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday versus the Golden State Warriors in Oakland. In a conversation with Awful Announcing, Breen spoke about The Finals, his career and - whether he likes it or not - being the voice many young basketball fans will associate with this generation's brightest stars. Read More »

Ledley King reacts to Harry Kane's performance against Leicester

Leicester City's Jamie Vardy (left) and Tottenham Hotspur's Mousa Dembele vie for the ball. Mauricio Pochettino said there was no reason for the 23-year-old to leave Tottenham . When asked after Thursday's win how Kane has improved this season, Pochettino said: "I think the most important thing is [he is] more mature and experienced, and then he's so professional". Read More »

Warriors boss Kerr will travel to Cleveland, but might not coach


That starting five had included Jordan, Duncan, Johnson, Abdul-Jabbar and Bird until the past two seasons, but in returning to Cleveland and delivering that city a long-awaited title previous year, James took his legacy to another level. King James or Air Jordan? Now it's a legit discussion. But there's also a clear respect level between the clubs as well. Anything he says would be so dissected it would lose any meaning. Read More »

Footage Of Tiger Woods' DUI Arrest Surfaces

Damage to Tiger Woods' 2015 Mercedes-Benz on the driver's side of the vehicle is seen after he was found asleep at the wheel the morning of his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence on May 29, 2017. Video of Woods being pulled over by police has been obtained by ABC News . While Woods was originally believed to be under the influence of alcohol at the time of his arrest, it was later revealed he had no traces of alcohol in his system. Read More »

Ducks F Rakell out for Game 5

And now the unassuming Swede has another new role for Nashville: He's the hero of the latest clutch victory in the Predators' increasingly irresistible Stanley Cup push. They are built to push the pace and their puck-moving defense fuels the up-tempo game. He was actually taking into concussion protocol after the goal was scored. Read More »

Takuma Sato claims $2.45 million for Indianapolis 500 win


Frei apologized for the tweet and even provided a full explanation about the emotional stakes he'd invested into Memorial Day and this race's symbolism. Nonetheless, if a current F1 driver couldn't win this Indy 500, then perhaps an ex-F1 driver like Max Chilton or Takuma Sato could. At the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis , he said the drive to the finish against Helio Castroneves , who was seeking a fourth Indy 500 win, was intense. Read More »

Predators fan who threw catfish on ice during Game 1 facing charges


Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan is shuffling his lines for Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Predators. It's their ability to survive when they don't. I like what I heard from Predators head coach Peter Laviolette after Game 1: "We hate the result but we'll move forward". "We hate the score". Actually, no, I take that back.we already knew that one. Read More »

Man City's Unal seals £13m Villarreal move


The 20-year-old moved to the Etihad in 2015 from Turkish side Bursaspor, but since then has spent time away from the club on loan. Unal was spotted arriving in Valencia, where he was welcomed by Villarreal technical secretary Fernando Segui, with the transfer is set to be made official by tomorrow at the latest. Read More »

Finals pick up where they left off with Cavs-Warriors III

Cavaliers vs. Warriors . Warriors vs. Cavaliers. "It looks like the "rubber match" storyline is driving interest". The Cavaliers' big three was clicking on all cylinders in the last round against the Boston Celtics , and with stellar play also coming from the likes of Tristan Thompson and Kyle Korver , Cleveland is now the best version of itself it could possibly be, which will be needed against Golden State. Read More »

Kickoff Times Set for Five Nebraska Games

Most notably, Nebraska's September 9 game at OR will be televised on FOX and kick off at 3:30 Central - not quite that 2:30 window the Huskers have been most familiar with. CT. The Illinois Friday night game against Nebraska on September 29 at Memorial Stadium will kick off at 7 p.m. The schedule now has game times set for five of 13 games. Read More »

Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead

He got a long rebound of a shot by Bryan Rust and took advantage of an open quarter of the net to make it 2-1. Police say 36-year-old Jacob Waddell threw the dead fish over the glass surrounding the rink on Monday night during the Nashville Predators-Pittsburgh Penguins game. Read More »

Orioles' Jones hammers Tanaka and Yankees, 10-4


He stayed in the game, but Girardi said doctors would take a look at it. CF Jacoby Ellsbury is moving closer to coming off the seven-day concussion DL. He is 5-5 with a bloated 6.34 ERA and hasn't won since beating the Reds on May 8. Tanaka already has three starts in which he has given up at least six runs in three innings or fewer, including back-to-back outings earlier this month when he served up a total of seven home runs. Read More »

Wenger adds two more years taking him to 23 as Arsenal's boss

The new terms do not, according to media reports, include a break clause and, should the contract be completed, Wenger will extend his reign to 23 years. Arsenal did, however, claim FA Cup glory after a 2-1 win over Chelsea , with the announcement over Wenger's extension now having arrived four days after that success. Read More »

Steve Kerr on Warriors as NBA Finals Favorites: "Are You Kidding Me?"

In these, his most grizzled, masterful, and challenging days, he stands at one end of a blockbuster tension that gives him hope to change that tale. Then the Cavs got their revenge a year ago when they rallied back to claim their city's first major team championship since 1964 with a Game 7 win in Oakland . Read More »

No. 1 seed out at French Open

A victorius Ekaterina Makarova , left, shakes hands with Angelique Kerber . It was the second successive first round exit at Roland Garros for Kerber - last year, she fell to unseeded Kiki Bertens before recovering to make the Wimbledon final. Read More »

WSBK Rider Nicky Hayden Dies After Sustaining Injuries In Bicycle Crash

Hayden was immediately taken to the hospital, "Maurizio Bufalini" in Rimini. Hayden was training on his bicycle on the Rimini coast in Italy on Wednesday when he was struck by a auto. Hayden was arguably the best American motorcycle racer of his time being the last American to win a MotoGP championship. Hayden, who left MotoGP in 2016 to compete in World Superbike with Honda, was training on his bicycle on the Rimi coast in Italy last Wednesday when he was struck by a auto. Read More »

Volkan Oezdemir gets his wish: UFC 214 fight with Jimi Manuwa


With champion Daniel Cormier squaring off with returning former champion Jon Jones, who was stripped of the belt, in the UFC 214 main event, Manuwa and Oezdemir can narrow the field of contenders considerably. This is a key bout for the light heavyweight division as many believed that Manuwa should have received a title shot. UFC 214 takes place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Read More »

Arsenal hands Wenger new contract after review of struggles

Arsene Wenger has ended speculation over his future as Arsenal manager by signing a new two-year contract at the club. He managed to quiet some of his detractors with newfound FA Cup success, winning three titles in the past four years, including a 2-1 triumph over Chelsea over the weekend. Read More »

Preds expect Rinne to bounce back in Game 2


No losing streaks: The Predators won Game One in each previous series by one goal. A strong individual effort by Aberg gave Nashville a 1-0 lead at 12:57 of the first. - He paid $350 for a pair of upper-level tickets to the game, then bought "an entirely too big" catfish at a Tennessee market. Yet his iffy play in Game 1 continued a troubling trend. Read More »

Reds Loanee Ward Backstops Huddersfield Town to Premier League Promotion

Huddersfield, coached by German David Wagner , also won their playoff semi-final, against Sheffield Wednesday, on penalties but they will feel they deserved the victory having restricted Reading to long-range efforts. Huddersfield Town can expect a windfall of "at least" £170m following their promotion to the Premier League , with owner and chairman Dean Hoyle saying the club can inspire others to "achieve the impossible". Read More »

Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' LA home


Good luck double teaming any of the three, and defending man-to-man is no treat, either. But none of that will matter to Cleveland since James , who stretched his Finals streak to an astonishing seven straight years dating back to his time in Miami, is playing the best playoff basketball of a career that already includes three NBA titles and a trio of Finals MVP awards. Read More »