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England's slump hands South Africa consolation 7-wicket win in 3rd ODI

In addition, the Surrey man was one of three in that slapstick first-half hour who actually got a decent ball as Kagiso Rabada and Wayne Parnell pitched the ball up and got it swinging, Joe Root and Morgan being the others. "Moeen has pulled up really well; Ben could have played, but it was another day off his feet, and the two bowlers that missed out could have played but it would have meant they were tired again. Read More »

Cavs end Warriors flawless postseason run in Game 4


The Warriors aren't just looking for another championship. LeBron James isn't changing his game, Tyronn Lue isn't changing his lineup. Irving bounced back from a rough Game 2 with 38 points, including a couple of dazzling layups where he juked around multiple Warriors . Read More »

4 massive overreactions to the Cavaliers' Game 4 win over the Warriors

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. "We're going to keep scrapping". "I thought (the Cavaliers) played a tremendous game", Kerr said. Durant, still one victory from the championship he left Oklahoma City to get, scored 35 but got little help from Stephen Curry , who scored 14 on 4-of-13 shooting. Read More »

Young England side snatch dramatic late win in Argentina test


George Ford stepped up for an easy conversion and clinched a hard-fought 38 - 34 win for England , made all the more pleasing by the number of debutants on the field. The former Super League record-breaking winger was introduced for his debut 10 minutes into the second half with England leading 23-17 but it looked like going horribly wrong as he watched in agony as the Pumas immediately ran in two quick-fire tries to lead 31-23. Read More »

LeBron James Might Consider Leaving Cleveland For Los Angeles In 2018

The Cavaliers were down 0-2 in last year's NBA Finals against the Warriors and even fell down in the series 3-1. For James, fighting from behind with everything on the line is all too familiar. "So we don't defend homecourt, what happens?" After looking at Durant's numbers in catch-and-shoot, pull-up, transition plays, and drives - Pierce raised the question that if the rest of the analysts on the table were marveling at his all-around efficiency, then why couldn't he be considered the ... Read More »

Stanton homers over batter's eye, Marlins pound Pirates


Stanton left the game after the examination. Stanton and J.T. Riddle collected two hits, while Christian Yelich , Derek Dietrich , A.J. Marlins: RHP Tom Koehler (right shoulder bursitis) made his first rehab start Thursday since going on the DL on May 17, pitching four innings for high Class A Jupiter and giving up three runs and five hits with five strikeouts and two walks. Read More »

England rest Stokes, Woakes and Moeen amid injury worries

The game swung England's way when De Villiers and De Kock (98) fell shortly after one another leaving Miller and Farhaan Behardien at the wicket. England were faltering at 80 for three when Stokes came into bat. Stokes' first delivery saw Maharaj draw a thick edge, only for Amla to miss it completely at slip; then de Kock could not hold a more hard opportunity, again off the outside edge of the bat. Read More »

Durant's late 3 lifts Warriors

The Warriors outscored the Cavs 11-0 down the stretch to run their postseason record to 15-0, and there's no reason to believe they won't close out the series on Friday night. Despite an impressive effort from the Cleveland Cavaliers in general and the duo of Kyrie Irving and LeBron James in particular, the Cavs find themselves down 3-0 in the series following a 118-113 loss to the Warriors . Read More »

Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason in Game 4


James recorded his ninth Finals triple double, passing Magic Johnson for No. 1 on the all-time list, and passed Michael Jordan for No. 3 on the all-time Finals scoring list. Only this time Irving and James had Love and to a lesser degree J.R. Smith along for the ride. But until the Cavs did it past year, no team had ever rallied from a 3-1 deficit to win the Finals. Read More »

Dozier, Vargas HRs lead Berrios, Twins over Giants 3-2


He included the starting pitchers in his accounting. "That's how I survived and the more I can get on it, the more comfortable I get and the more confidence I'll have". Chris Gimenez caught Berrios as Jason Castro rested. He had been 4-0 with a 3.67 ERA in his previous five matchups with Minnesota. "It's obvious they're not seeing the ball", Bochy said. Read More »

Kyrie Irving nets 40 points during Cavaliers' victory

Not technically, but does anybody really believe that the Cleveland Cavaliers can beat the Golden State Warriors four times in a row? The Warriors have missed the opportunity to have a flawless season. Over the past three years since James returned from Miami, the Cavs have handled injuries, constant scrutiny, drama - much of it self-inflicted- and even a midseason coaching change. Read More »

Warriors on course to make history


Deron Williams actually scored a bucket. Pachulia could have been ejected, but was only given a technical as was Shumpert. 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 »

England thrash NZ by 87 runs; enter semifinals

Bangladesh and New Zealand head into their final group match of this year's Champions Trophy desperate for victory but knowing even a win in Cardiff on Friday may not take either of them into the semi-finals. I thought the bowlers today as a collective unit were brilliant, really. "If a couple of guys start scoring in the next game, we are a very risky side", Tamim said. Read More »

Penguins rout Predators in Game 5, take 3-2 Finals lead

The Predators will have center Colton Sissons for Game 6 after the National Hockey League automatically reviewed his cross-check of Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta's face inside the final minute of Game 6. Subban and the Preds defense frustrated Crosby, who fought back with some questionably aggressive tactics in Thursday's 6-0 win. The defending champions provided an emphatic and repeated reminder of what makes them such a hard out in a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of ... Read More »

Warriors coach Kerr: Game four was out of hand

The Cleveland Cavaliers managed to extend their season at least three more days as they led from start to finish and knocked off the Golden State Warriors , 137-116, at Quicken Loans Arena on Friday night. Kerr mockingly agreed, saying after the Warriors' shootaround that "the game gets worse as time goes on" and "players are less talented than they used to be". Read More »

Cavaliers prevent a Warriors clean sweep

Members of the Cavs' Big 3 all had it going in Friday's win. Last season down 1-3, the Cavs went on to win the NBA Finals against the same team. The loss put Cleveland's season on the line heading into Game 4 as the Cavs were facing a daunting 3-0 deficit. Read More »

Penguins thump Predators, lead Finals 3-2


Pittsburgh Penguins' Olli Maatta grabs his nose after being hit there by a Nashville Predators' stick during the third period in Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final , Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh . Phil Kessel scored his eighth of the playoffs and added two assists, while Sidney Crosby tallied three assists. Crosby, who has 57 playoff goals, entered Game Five three points shy of tying Islanders defenseman Denis Potvin for 19th place. Read More »

Crusaders unbeaten run snapped by Lions in try-less game

All Blacks boss Steve Hansen criticised the Lions' hard schedule and their commercial responsibilities, while England coach Eddie Jones claimed the tourists would lose the Test series if they play like Gatland's Wales. "The goal is the Test matches and to keep improving for that". Conor Murray, meanwhile, outlined his credentials to take the number nine jersey for the 1 Test with an excellent display, despite a couple of handling errors. Read More »

Some guy named Scooter just hit four home runs in a row

The native of Cincinnati put on the franchise's greatest display of home runs in history and tied a record in Major League Baseball with 4 home runs. If you're wondering about his name, Gennett - born Ryan Joseph Gennett - has said he chose the nickname Scooter for himself as a kid, after his favorite Muppets character . Read More »

Tite ponders Brazil changes after Argentina loss


Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli insists there is more to come from his side after their 1-0 win over Brazil. Gabriel Mercado's strike on the verge of halftime and a profligate Brazil attack prove decisive in a friendly played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Read More »

Out-of-form De Villiers eyes redemption

India have a better net run-rate than South Africa , which gives them a slight advantage in case of a no-result, meaning Kohli's side will go through to the final four. lost their second match to a less fancied Sri Lanka and failed to seal their place in the semi-finals. "But I'm very excited with this opportunity for the team and for myself". Read More »

Woods told officers he had taken Xanax


Among the medications listed on the affidavit was Vicodin, an opioid pain medication. It was then that Woods said he had taken Xanax, an anti-anxiety drug. Woods was found asleep at the wheel of his Mercedes by the side of the road in the early hours of the morning. Officers described Woods' speech as "slow, sluggish, very slurred". Read More »

Steve Kerr Throws Shade At Players Who Say They Could've Beaten Warriors

We know Warriors owners will make about $11 million more in revenue thanks to the series heading back to the Bay Area for Game 5. "We've got one more to go". This technical however was given to Warriors coach Steve Kerr, and Green remained in the game. Zaza Pachulia whacked Shumpert in the groin. Durant knows what it's like to lose an NBA Finals , falling in 2012 to Miami as James won his first career title. Read More »

Cavaliers vendors put on fire sale ahead of Game 4


See the full Finals schedule HERE. Ticket prices for Game 4 of the NBA Finals between Cavs and Golden State Warriors have fallen dramatically with the Warriors on the verge of ending the series in a sweep Friday night. The Warriors wanted to win so bad they'll destroy any teams along the way, and they did! The Cavs jumped off to a 19-6 lead in the first quarter before exploding for a Finals record quarter total of 49 points on Friday night. Read More »