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Red Sox's Price earns 1st win

Entering Sunday's games the Red Sox find themselves on the other end of the spectrum now sitting second to last in team home runs. It's a good thing, too, because the 2016 AL Cy Young Award victor got a whole lot sharper as the game wore on. Read More »

Djokovic books French Open last eight in straight sets


The emerging baseliner eliminated Isner 7-6 (7-1) 6-3 6-7 (5-7) 7-6 (7-3) to earn his first grand slam quarter-final berth. Thiem has eight career wins over top-10 players with two coming this season. Nadal said. "I only care that I am in the semifinals". The 14-time major champion left this tournament past year full of emotion after a wrist injury forced him to withdraw before playing in the third round. Read More »

Cavs' Irving 'looking forward' to Game 4 challenge

Then cold reality hit the whole city with that shot, the key to a closing 11-0 run. "To see that go in, that was liberating, man. Doesn't really matter what, how we got there". But as Golden State inches closer to a ideal 16-0 postseason record, putting this team in its proper historical perspective is becoming more and more interesting . Read More »

LeBron James Makes History in Game 4 Win

But for now, Durant will have to embrace it, and continue his NBA Finals dominance against the Cavaliers defense. Playing in his first NBA Finals, the Cavaliers' sharpshooter has struggled with his shot through the first two games, going 2 of 7 from the field - 1 of 6 3-pointers. Read More »

Uber driver gets $300 tip from NFL player for long drive


The trip cost a whopping $632 - but Wright was sure to tip his new friend an extra $300 for his compassion and company. But the story didn't end there. "The story of his resilience to come to the USA alone with no family and learn English, it says a lot", Wright said. Abdollahian, who hopes to enroll in a computer science program at Loyola University Chicago this fall, also netted a fair amount of cash. Read More »

Penguins, Predators tied, tired

Rinne is now 1-8-2 lifetime against the Penguins - his lone win came in relief at Nashville - and he owns a career 5.15 goals-against average and.822 save percentage in Pittsburgh . Pittsburgh goalie Matt Murray has been solid since getting the No. 1 job back four games ago. Midway through the first period of Game 5, the Penguins have six shots to the Predators' four. Read More »

Artemis Racing reaches America's Cup challenger finals

The winners of each semifinal progress to the challenger final, with the victor taking on defending champions Oracle Team USA for the America's Cup . "In 30 years of racing I've never seen anything like that", an incredulous Ben Ainslie said. Ainslie, one of the world's most accomplished sailors, said he would be back for the next America's Cup . Read More »

ABC Scores Huge NBA Finals Ratings with Possible Sweep Looming

It's the first time the same two teams have met in the Finals for three consecutive years. "He's been an fantastic player in this league for a long time and I think he senses this is his time , his moment, his team. "Obviously we have haven't felt this feeling walking off the court with a loss in a while, but we have done a good job of bouncing back and being resilient all year and obviously learning from all different experiences we have been through". Read More »

Cavaliers avoid elimination, beat Warriors 137-116

Golden State is on the verge of National Basketball Association history, attempting to become the first team to finish the playoffs undefeated. In three games, he has scored a total of eight points and gone scoreless twice. The flawless 16-0 playoff run is no longer a possibility. When the Warriors headed to OH with a 2-0 lead, I wondered whether the Cavaliers would muster a response. Read More »

America's Cup qualifiers postponed due to light wind


Imagine if the World Cup final started with one team ahead by a goal. That's similar to what Oracle gained. "We just won a race in the Cup, boys". The American-backed crew, which includes Australians Spithill and Slingsby, will now train on its own while the challengers sail their semifinals , which start Sunday, and finals. Read More »

Rockies escape late jam, beat Cubs for 6th win in row


In Thursday's opener, the Rockies banged out a 4-1 win. The second began with Lester striking out Ian Desmond and Trevor Story, who whiffed four times. NY has won three straight, outscoring rivals Boston and Baltimore 25-3 over the last three nights. Starlin Castro also connected for the AL East leaders. Read More »

Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

We later learned that the first half technical was called on Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr . After Game 4, Green could not resist the chance to give his thoughts on the people of Cleveland . In real time, though, both teams and everyone in the arena were clueless. Green had been whistled for a common foul on the floor, and he apparently thought the call was soft. Read More »

James, Irving shine as Cavaliers force Game 5 of NBA Finals

As the ball hung in the air, his plan to win a championship, Golden State's grip on the series, Cleveland's last-gasp attempt to defend its title, all of it was on the line . He's just going up against a better team. Durant's key basket over Cleveland's LeBron James could be the first signature moment in a possible dynasty run for the Warriors , seeking their second title in three seasons after falling one win shy of a crown a year ago. Read More »

French Open final: Stan Wawrinka to take on Rafael Nadal

Third seed Wawrinka's earlier epic five-set battle against Andy Murray had delayed Nadal's appearance until almost 6pm local time and there was a sense of "after the Lord Mayor's show" as the day's second semi-final began. "Of course it's nice to be in the semis again, but now I'm really disappointed because I just couldn't play the way I wanted to". He's going for his 10th Roland Garros, so it's something really impressive, something tough. Read More »

Warriors set to claim best ever title

It was a heartbreaking and deflating moment for Cleveland fans, who were hoping to see a repeat of last year's Game 3 series turnaround. Them? They don't have to be ideal. "Right now our season's on the line", Lue said. "We're going to keep scrapping". We're going to keep competing. We had a chance to win (on Wednesday) and if we come out with the fight and intensity that we played with last game, clean up a few mistakes, then we have a chance to win on Friday. Read More »

Durant's three sinks Cavaliers


With a coach or a trainer, we just verbalize and at that time we should listen to the PA announcer to who it is on. "And it was another do-or-die game for us, and we had to leave it all out there". you guessed it. groin . As this was being sorted out, Todd Leebow, a friend of James who was sitting with the three-time champion's business partners, got involved in an argument with Golden State's bench and was asked to leave. Read More »

Draymond Green wants to win 2017 National Basketball Association championship in Cleveland

The Cavaliers had 86 points at halftime and led by 24 during a physical and at times poorly officiated game while handing the Warriors their first loss of the postseason. "And now that you can look ahead to Friday, all our focus is on that", Curry said. Besides his 39 points, he also had 11 rebounds and nine assists. It would be Durant's first National Basketball Association title and Golden State's second in three years. Read More »

NBA Finals Game 5 odds: Warriors open as big favorites over Cavaliers

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry , left, and Kevin Durant talk in the final moments against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland , Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Love, James, Irving combined for only one less point in the first half than the entire Warriors squad. "I think the whole thing was how fun it would be, because of the style of play, because of the individual talents", Kerr said. Read More »

Harry Kane given the opportunity to show his worth as England captain

Blackburn Rovers player Mulgrew says the 23-year-old is only a portion of the threat posed by tomorrow's opponents at Hampden Park . "Of course England are going to go in as favourites". We know all their possibilities, what they can do and what they can't do. Now revitalised and back at peak form with Celtic , the 34-year-old still can not fully escape constant reminders
of the damage Defoe did at a crucial stage of his career. Read More »

Predators on brink as Rinne struggles in Pitt

But for Pittsburgh outsiders and casual fans, Crosby's antics last night were a vivid reminder of exactly why they don't like him in the first place. Arvidsson made it a 3-1 Nashville lead with his first goal since the end of the first round. Now, Crosby has certainly had his share of taking brutal hits during the playoffs, but taking all of his frustrations out on Subban's head was indefensible. Read More »

Yuvraj Singh's vintage magic helps India to beat Pak in Champions Trophy


Harbhajan lavished praise on Yuvraj Singh for stealing the show against Pakistan with a quick fifty. Kohli said , "Quite delighted with all batsmen chipping in with runs". "Rohit took some time going, but he's coming back from an injury, and global cricket is different to IPL ", Kohli pointed out. "But regardless of who you play, you just want to play cricket". Read More »

LeBron James to Get Over Game 2 With Food and Wine

Best of luck to both teams tonight! With James being an ultimate competitor, it's not too much of a leap to conclude he'd go someplace else and form his own Jedi-like super team to take on the Death Star in Golden State. The Warriors aren't only on the doorstep of a Finals sweep, but of history. He's dominated the East since 2011 with seven straight trips to the NBA Finals, and winning the first three rounds of the playoffs would probably be harder in the more difficult Western Conference. Read More »

Cavs avoid elimination, beat Warriors 137-116

Cleveland is still making just about everything , and leads 69-49 with 5:38 left until halftime. Irving had the type of performance the Cavs have needed from him, the type he hadn't yet had in the Finals. "Listen, you ain't got to go undefeated". Silver denies that a strong NBA will hurt the game domestically, even if the National Basketball League has struggled for relevance in recent seasons as it competes in the summer months with cricket and the A-League. Read More »

Verint Systems Inc. (VRNT) Position Decreased by Victory Capital Management Inc

About 14,470 shares traded. 03/29/2017 - Verint Systems Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. It has outperformed by 7.25% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $2.77B company. It increased, as 48 investors sold AAL shares while 206 reduced holdings. 84 funds opened positions while 121 raised stakes. 396.61 million shares or 2.57% more from 386.67 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Read More »