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Seahawks add depth at quarterback by signing Austin Davis


Instead, they have brought in veteran Austin Davis . Davis last played in 2015, making three appearances and two starts for the Cleveland Browns . Kaepernick led the 49ers to a Super Bowl appearance following the 2012 season and the NFC championship a year later but struggled the following two seasons and eventually lost his starting job. Read More »

Kerr return adds gloss to big win for unstoppable Warriors

Kerr remained in the locker room during Game 1 of the Finals while continuing to deal with pain from a spinal-fluid leak in his back that resulted from multiple surgeries in recent years. "But they're a team you cannot - you can't let them go on runs". "Trust me, we know". He pushed the tempo relentlessly in the first half, tying his postseason career-high with the 14 assists and finding ways to the rim against Golden State's smaller looks. Read More »

Andy Murray eases past Karen Khachanov to reach French Open quarter-finals

Andy Murray benefited from a double-fault by Juan Martin del Potro in the opening tiebreaker and then looked more and more like the No. 1 player that he is during a 7-6 (8), 7-5, 6-0 victory at the French Open on Saturday. The eighth-seeded Nishikori is in the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam tournament for the seventh time. "I think they're scared a little bit". "I can move pretty well", Halep said. Read More »

Max Holloway savages Jose Aldo to become world's greatest featherweight


He's a world-class featherweight, capable of beating anybody on his day. Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar , who had won his last two fights in a row including a lopsided TKO win over highly touted prospect Yair Rodriguez and Cub Swanson , who is now riding a four-fight win streak including a "Fight of the Year" performance against Doo Ho Choi last December. Read More »

Warriors beat Cavs 132-113, take 2-0 Finals lead

ESPN will edit it into highlight reels. And that's why the Warriors are two wins away from the title they have spent a year waiting to reclaim. Durant scored 38 points and dunked easily, six times in the first half alone and many of which he went untouched to the rim. Read More »

Murray takes on tricky Khachanov for a spot in last eight


Murray's nearly error-free tennis then saw him win the second and third sets with relative ease while dropping just two service games to secure himself a spot in the last eight in Paris at the 2017 French Open . But the Romanian took care of that problem on Monday, routing Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-1 on Court Philippe Chatrier . However, as with the second set, Murray broke back immediately to leave himself serving for the match, and he made no mistake in wrapping up the victory in just ... Read More »

Warriors are again too much for Cavaliers

So the ideal playoff mark wasn't overly lauded. "Well, it's been a great run, but none of that matters unless we can finish the job with this series", Kerr said as he reminded everybody of their collapse a year ago. This is an entirely different Golden State Warriors team with Kevin Durant . He, too, shrugged off individual glory. "We know this is far from over", Durant said. Read More »

India begin title defence with crushing win over Pakistan


Yuvraj Singh named Player of the Match. "A solid performance from the opening stand crated a strong base". Kohli scored 81 off 68 balls, which included six boundaries and three sixes, while Pandya remained undefeated on 20 off six deliveries, which included three sixes. Read More »

Warriors Coach Mike Brown Still Receives Paychecks from Cavs


Kerr has been out since the second game of the playoffs after complications arose from a back surgery he underwent back in 2015. "That's what keeps the question being asked, which is fair. Spears of ESPN are now indicating that Kerr was close to returning for Thursday evening's Game 1 against the aforementioned Cavaliers . While Kerr's leave of absence is ongoing, he has remained intimately involved in the preparation and game-planning behind the scenes, and his health is said to be ... Read More »

Game 2: Warriors 132, Cavaliers 113 (final)

The Cavaliers fell into the 0-2 deficit with a 132-113 loss to the Warriors in Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Finals , which was played in front of a capacity crowd of 19,596 raucous fans at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, Sunday night. Not even LeBron James, at his ultimate best, could deny Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors when they're absolutely clicking. Curry also had 11 assists and 10 rebounds for Golden State, which remains unbeaten in the post-season after 14 games, an National ... Read More »

Bale aims for more trophies at Real


Cristiano Ronaldo believes winning the Champions League for the fourth time is as sweet as his first with Manchester United . "I'm really annoyed because we wasted a great opportunity". Bale made just 17 league starts for Madrid in 2016-17 after undergoing ankle surgery late a year ago. On playing the Champions League final at home, Bale said, "I was just happy to get on for the last few minutes". Read More »

Bettors still believe in underdog Cavaliers in series, Game 2

Steve Kerr got a front-row seat again for the show, delighted to be back on the bench witnessing those signature moments he has seen so many times before. "But they like those jerseys, but we got to be ready to play tonight and we will be". After Curry and Durant combined for 66 points in Game 1, they poured in another 65 in Game 2, while Thompson - who came into this game shooting 36.6 percent from the field and 33.8 percent from three in these playoffs - added 22 points on 8-for-12 shooting. Read More »

Turkey summons U.S. ambassador over Washington brawl


His company paid the Flynn Intel Group - owned by the former national security advisor Michael Flynn - more than $500,000 for lobbying likely to favour the Turkish government. The embassy also claimed that the bodyguards involved in the fighting were part of Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu's security detail, not Erdogan's. Read More »

Golden State making finals look like mismatch


They also improved to 14-0 in the playoffs - the longest postseason winning streak in National Basketball Association history - as they bid to become the first team to go undefeated in the postseason. "It's not that simple, especially when you're going against such a well-oiled machine in Golden State ". James said that despite losing by 19 points, his team played better that in the first meeting. Read More »

Cheick Tiote has died at the age of 30


Cheik Tiote fainted during the normal training session", a team statement said. "The club immediately sent Tiote to the hospital, but unfortunately, Mr. "We can not say any more at the moment and we request that his family's privacy be respected at this hard time". Reports from China, where he joined Beijing Enterprises FC for an undisclosed fee earlier this year, suggest he collapsing during training this afternoon. Read More »

Returning Real Madrid received as living 'legends'


With the crowd in a frenzy, four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo - who finished the season with 42 goals in all competitions and as the Champions League's top scorer - ended up singing, "Cristiano, Ballon d'Or" and the fans joined in. "It's been a special season", said Ronaldo, who scored twice against Juventus to finish as the competition's top scorer for the fifth straight year. Read More »

South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 96 runs in Champions Trophy


Amla hit 103, his 25th one-day worldwide century, as South Africa posted 299 for six from their 50 overs at the Oval . We have no doubt that Imran Tahir would have loved to click a selfie on the ground with a OPPO F3 phone, after taking 4 wickets in the match. Read More »

NSW claim first blood in State of Origin opener


You'd be fearless to come out and make any bold statements about this being the end of Queensland's run due to the fact it has still got Cameron Smith and Cooper Cronk there, who have been incredible over that 10-year period for the Maroons . Read More »

Gareth Bale celebrates UEFA Champions League title at home


Zinedine Zidane's side beat Juventus 4-1 in Cardiff on Saturday. Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Madrid overwhelmed Juventus at the Principality Stadium to become the first team to retain the European Cup since AC Milan in 1990. He finished the 12-goal top scorer in the competition and picked up the 20th trophy of his career, ironically at the scene of his first with Manchester United in the 2004 FA Cup. Read More »

Del Potro praises 'smart' Murray

An appreciative and enthusiastic crowd chanted "Delpo!" He might have been 3-0 down in the second set but fought to limit Murray's advantage to one break and then got his reward when he levelled at 5-5. "I was playing great, great points during the whole first set". Murray seized his lifeline, a fourth ace giving him a two-set lead. This time, he converted. Read More »

Halep, Svitolina set to sweat in Paris sun


She said after the match, "I was expecting a very tough game". Runner-up to Maria Sharapova in 2014, Halep next plays either Ukraine's fifth seed Elina Svitolina or Croatian qualifier Petra Martic on Wednesday for a place in the semi-finals. Read More »

Former and current teammates congratulate Edinson Volquez on no-hitter

And after throwing 95 more game-speed pitches, Volquez had secured a no-hitter, the sixth in Marlins team history and the first for any Major League Baseball pitcher since the Cubs' Jake Arrieta in April 2016. Bradley threw two pitches in that at-bat that reached triple digits. Arizona's Rey Fuentes had his first three-hit game since June 2 previous year. Read More »