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LeBron's brilliance not enough as Cavs fall to Warriors anew

The Cleveland and Golden State centers help out by rebounding and playing defense. The Cavs were in the same spot previous year, went down 3-1 then rallied for the title. In the first two rounds, Lue wanted to conserve James' energy. Cavaliers fans are hoping that Savannah Brinson will break her silence and tell Rihanna to stop obsessing over her husband, LeBron James . Read More »

'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid

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Bale, who won his third Champions League at Madrid on Saturday, has again been linked with a move to Manchester United this off-season. "I was so scared, very terrified, as if escaping a narrow death". "I was happy I got on to play"."It's three in four years and not many people can say that". Madrid's supremacy was clear in the second half. Of course, the player they all want money can't buy. Read More »

Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play

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He has dropped just 20 games in four rounds so far, just one more than he lost at the same stage in 2012 , as he attempts to become the first player to win the same Slam 10 times . Ramos-Vinolas immediately broke the Djokovic serve and might have led 3-0, but Djokovic pulled back to 2-2 before trailing again. Defending champion and fourth seed Garbine Muguruza reached the French Open fourth round with a 7-5, 6-2 win over Kazakh 27th seed Yulia Putintseva on Friday. Read More »

Australia and New Zealand draw after play abandoned

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Australia found themselves in a crunch spot when they were 53/3 and the skipper Steve Smith admitted that the weather came to their rescue as they got away with a hurtful loss and also helped his side get one point - as opposed to zero. "We thought today was pretty good, and it's important we move on to the next game (against England in Cardiff on Tuesday)". Although Williamson was the quiet customer, he silently piled up his runs in quick time and anchored the New Zealand innings. Read More »

NBA Finals 2017: Warriors surge to 2-0 lead

Durant has scored 71 points so far, while Curry has added 60 and is coming off a triple double. "I'm not going to take a step back", Durant answered. "And we're a full group when he's out here, so that means a lot ". He didn't do himself any favors in Game 1 , shooting just 3-for-16 (18.8 percent) from the floor and 0-for-5 from deep. Read More »

Johnson gets historic win at Dover

I don't know how many times I nearly thought I was going to crash, but hung on to it and made a good day out of it". I was very disappointed. The 19-year-old Byron is a Liberty University freshman and is widely considered one of the top prospects in NASCAR . Read More »

Stanley Cup: Nashville Predators cut Pittsburgh Penguins' lead to 2-1

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The Predators will host Game 4 at 8 p.m. ET Monday, and it will be televised by NBC. Before Saturday night, things were not going so well for the Nashville Predators and their fans in the 2017 Stanley Cup Finals . At times , it appeared Nashville had more zone time and chances while short-handed. Charles Barkley dropped by and helpfully slammed the National Basketball Association playoffs while lauding hockey, and Gretzky talked about the state of the game. Read More »

Ex-Bull Jalen Rose stretches acting skills, including new sitcom

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Starting Tuesday night, Jalen Rose will star in a comedy sitcom called Jalen vs. Everybody . Your guess is as good as mine as to what ESPN has to gain by airing the show, which - barring a ratings barrage no one could see coming - stands no chance at being picked up to series by ESPN or its sister network ABC . Read More »

NASCAR 2017 Coca-Cola 600 final results: Austin Dillon wins

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That never happened, and as Truex was left to rue leading the most laps of the Coca-Cola 600 three straight years and seeing two of those races slip through his fingertips because of fuel mileage, Dillon will celebrate his first trip to Victory Lane in NASCAR's top series. Read More »

Cristiano Sings 'Ronaldo, Ballon d'Or' During Real Madrid Celebrations

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By doing so, Real were crowned kings of Europe for a record 12th time and became the first side to retain the Champions League trophy in the modern era. After conceding three draws in the group phase (two against Borussia Dortmund and one against Legia Warsaw), they won all their matches in the knockout rounds, with the exception of their semi-final, second leg, against Atletico Madrid , accounting for Napoli, Bayern Munich, Los Colchoneros and Juve along the way. Read More »

Sailing-France eliminated from America's Cup after loss to New Zealand

The winners of the best-of-nine series will meet for the right to face two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA in the America's Cup match beginning June 17. Although New Zealand fought back, a couple of uncharacteristic errors meant they were unable to get ahead of Spithill's 50-foot (15 metre) catamaran and were beaten easily by the holders of the oldest trophy in worldwide sport. Read More »

LeBron James and Kevin Durant Once Made a Rap Song Together

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Haynes adds that there isn't much known information on the song, such as the title, the theme, or where it was recorded. " One person who has heard the song says he recalls Durant rapping the first verse, James hopping on for the second and then Durant finishing it off ", Haynes wrote. Read More »

Woods talks to officers in video; vehicle had fresh damage

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In a report released by the Florida police , Woods "had extremely slow and slurred speech" and struggled with several roadside tasks. He even appears to be sleeping while he's being handcuffed and searched. Woods has not won a major championship since 2008, when he captured his third U.S. Open championship. He has not won a major tournament since June 2008. Read More »

Brits retire from America's Cup trials race with damage

The Kiwis went through a pre-start and started, at that point the Umpires stepped in, penalised GBR for not starting and awarded Emirates Team New Zealand their second win from a race that lasted less than a minute. "It was just at the exit of that round-up that we heard a crunching sound from the wing", reflected Ainslie. "It was a hard situation for the team, but I'm really proud of how everyone dealt with the situation and we'll come back stronger tomorrow". Read More »

Italy knock Zambia out of Under-20 World Cup

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Zambia took the lead in the fourth minute through Patson Daka who finished off a superb breakaway. The post U-20 World Cup: 10-Man Italy Knock Out Zambia, Reach Semis appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria . Dominic Solanke, who is Liverpool-bound after coming through the ranks at Chelsea, scored just after half-time but England had to survive a nervy finish when Josh Onomah received his second yellow card with 18 minutes left. Read More »

Ex-MMA Fighter War Machine Gets Life Sentence For Beating Girlfriend

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War Machine was under contract with Bellator MMA at the time of his arrest, but was immediately released following the incident. " I do know that when he gets out he will kill me ", she said, according to TMZ . "This sends a pretty strong message". Check FOX5 Las Vegas's Facebook page for alternate stream. At one point during the beating, Mack was told by the ex-fighter, "Now I have to kill you". Read More »

Australia vs New Zealand: We `got away with one`, admits Smith

Play resumed after a two-hour delay, when the match was first reduced to a 46-overs-a-side affair. Having services of some exceptional players like David Warner , Steve Smith , Mitchell Starc and Kane Williamson among others, both the group A teams will feature in the second encounter of the event began on Thursday. Read More »

Defending champions Djokovic and Muguruza among French Open winners

Rafa has proved himself a champion again, when, with profound humility, he said, "No, I feel a very lucky person in what I do". Nadal was largely happy, saying: "I'm always at the start, happy for the victory". It's the first time since 2011 that as few as two Americans got to the second round in Paris . He said: "I don't think he's anxious at all about anyone in this tournament, to be fair". Read More »

Austin Dillon's fuel gamble yields first win

Austin Dillon , driver of the #3 DOW Salutes Veterans Chevrolet, leads Erik Jones , driver of the #77 5-Hour ENERGY Extra Strength Toyota, during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 28, 2017 in Charlotte , North Carolina. Read More »

Ravens sign CBs Boykins, Shabazz; Arrington fails physical

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The Baltimore Ravens signed veteran cornerbacks Brandon Boykin and Al-Hajj Shabazz on Monday and terminated the contract of cornerback Kyle Arrington because he failed a physical. According to Spotrac , the move will free $2.1 million in cap room for the Ravens, doubling what the Ravens before Arrington's release. After he agreed to a pay cut, Arrington suffered a concussion against the Carolina Panthers in the preseason and was placed on injured reserve. Read More »

Giants WR Roger Lewis arrested on suspicion of OVI

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The Reynoldsburg police department confirmed the incident involving Lewis to The Record and northjersey.com on Monday morning. Lewis will also likely be subjected to a "random" National Football League drug test and could face a suspension. Read More »

Canelo Alvarez to face Gennady Golovkin in Las Vegas

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The stadium is home to the National Football League franchise Dallas Cowboys and holds 70,000 plus spectators in various seating configurations. "It was the best deal", Gomez said. Mexico's Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs), 26, who also is a former two-time junior middleweight world titleholder, even vacated his 160-pound world title belt to avoid a mandatory with Golovkin, who held an interim belt at the time to go with his full titles; he inherited Alvarez's belt. Read More »

Eden Hazard fractures ankle, leaving Belgium and Chelsea waiting on a prognosis

And the 26-year-old has admitted that the goal is one of the favourites of his career. The game against Belgium is a warm up for the Czechs for the World Cup group qualifier on June 10. In the interview with HLN , Hazard replied when asked what he would do if he was offered a deal by Real Madrid: "Of course I'll listen". To be honest, I don't know which offers will arrive. Read More »

Wenger clings on to Arsenal reign

Despite Diego Costa scoring for 10-man Chelsea on 76 minutes, Aaron Ramsey responded with the victor just three minutes later to to secure Arsenal a record 13th FA Cup . Chelsea had been hot favourites to put the icing on the cake of a remarkable debut season for manager Antonio Conte but were not at their clinical best as Arsenal lifted the Cup for the third time in four seasons. Read More »