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Rinne ready to bounce back from forgettable game five

We have a good group of kids and they don't feel like kids anymore after what they went through and what they did a year ago with Guentzel being the exception", Cullen said. Both got holding penalties. We've got to focus on giving ourselves an opportunity to come back (to Pittsburgh) for Game 7. Part of that is being better in front of Rinne. Read More »

French Open 2017 men's final live stream, TV, time, watch onlne

Back to his best level after being forced out of last year's French Open by a wrist injury that hampered him the whole season, Nadal has been impressive over the past two weeks. Suddenly, he got back on track, taking the third set to nose in front. I was one tiebreak away from getting to the final when I came in really struggling. Read More »

Penguins crush Predators to take 3-2 lead in Stanley Cup

Crosby is one win away from his third Cup, and from leading Pittsburgh to the first repeat championship in the National Hockey League since the 1997-98 Detroit Red Wings. "We just keep building every time we go on the ice together and try to get better every time, and now we're standing here in front of a huge goal", winger Patric Hornqvist said. Read More »

LeBron James denies claims that he is wearing down

The Warriors , of course, beat them in 2015 for the title, lost to Cleveland in Game 7 previous year, and appear unstoppable now with the addition of Kevin Durant . "But I don't know". I think you just talk but don't misunderstand that was talked about his personal numbers and that's OK I think about he knows ultimately. Read More »

Stuart Dallas bags late winner for Northern Ireland against Azerbaijan


Azerbaijan fell 4-0 to Germany and 4-1 to Northern Ireland . Industry proved to be the buzzword of the first half as both sides failed to provide much invention, although Northern Ireland were unlucky not to go into half time in front when Chris Brunt produced a wonderful ball across the face of goal for the run of Steven Davis , who was just a couple of inches away from making the all-important contact. Read More »

Composed England clinch ODI series with last-ball thriller against South Africa

England were reduced to 20 for the loss of six wickets inside the first five overs of the match in Middlesex, which is also Morgan's home ground in English domestic cricket. Morgan was not as fluent as he was during his hundred in the first match , surviving a caught-and-bowled chance on 16 before edging a cut against Kagiso Rabada , but Stokes accelerated after reaching his half-century, adding his second fifty from 29 deliveries to record a first hundred in home ODIs. Read More »

England win Ageas Bowl thriller


Stokes was not asked to add to his three overs for 12 runs, and it seemed England might succumb without him when South Africa narrowed the challenge to 10 needed from 10 balls. De Villiers ended up making 27 off 30 balls, which included five boundaries, while Duminy remained undefeated on 28 off 43 deliveries, which included three boundaries. Read More »

British PM May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

Sunday papers reported that Boris Johnson was either being encouraged to make a leadership bid in an effort to oust Theresa May , or actually preparing one - a claim dismissed as "tripe" by the Foreign Secretary. "There's an very bad lot of issues around Brexit that need to be discussed with other parties", she told Sky News on Saturday. In a hint at the approach she wanted, she said: "It is about making sure that we put free trade at the heart of what it is we seek to achieve as we leave". Read More »

Rain helps Pakistan edge Proteas in Champions Trophy


Just three days after suffering a humiliating 124-run defeat by title-holders India , with former skipper Shahid Afridi among those slamming a "clueless" display, Pakistan's return saw them make a mockery of the rankings which had them bottom and South Africa top in this eight-team one-day global tournament. Read More »

LeBron James reveals how much Dan Gilbert's letter pissed him off

In the ESPN's debut episode of "The Shop", LeBron went into more depth on how deeply Gilbert's letter hurt him and how torn his family was about coming back to Cleveland in 2014. The play-which looked very similar to any one of Draymond Green's infamous leg kicks-went unnoticed by the referees as the final seconds ticked away in Golden State's 118-113 victory. Read More »

I'll like to stay with Barca till end of career, Messi says


The 29-year-old, who moved to Spain aged 13 to join Barca, has won eight league titles and four Champions League crowns with the Catalan club, and has no plans to go anywhere else. Despite having the most fearsome attacking trio in world football the Catalonians fell short in both La Liga and the Champions League this term. Lionel Messi was Barcelona's highest scorer in La Liga this season. Read More »

Bangladesh continue dream ICC run, enter ICC Champions Trophy semis


They compiled 159 from 158 deliveries to turn the tide of the match, which England eventually won by 40 runs under the DLS Method when rain brought a premature halt. After David Warner's dismissal, Australia were going fine thanks to a great partnership between Steve Smith and Aaron Finch. His partner Alex Hales (0) and Joe Root (15) soon followed suit and had England reeling at 35/3 after 5.4 overs. Read More »

Unseeded Ostapenko To Face Halep In Women's Final


She had never won a match at the French Open until this year, but could astonishingly make the French Open her maiden tour title, emulating Gustavo Kuerten , who produced a similar feat in 1997 in the men's game on the day Ostapenko was born. Read More »

Rumor Report: Is LeBron Leaving the Cavs for an LA Team?

In the almost 30 minute chat, James, Green, 2 Chainz, and others debate music, culture, and sports. Sounds farfetched? Of course it does, but so did James going back home to Cleveland after four straight Finals trips and two championships, with the Heat to rejoin the Cavs after owner Dan Gilbert's scathing open letter following his departure in 2010. Read More »

Michael Vaughan picks his ICC Champions Trophy 2017 dream team


With experienced stalwarts like Lasith Malinga, Upul Tharang and Nuwan Kulasekara, Sri Lanka will look to regain good form at the Champions Trophy. Group A comprises of Australia, New Zealand , Bangladesh and England while Group B include India , Pakistan , Sri Lanka and South Africa . Read More »

Penguins have the experience, Predators the momentum

It ended with haymaker after haymaker - both literal and proverbial - from Sidney Crosby and the rest of the resilient Pittsburgh Penguins . Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne was pulled after allowing three goals in the first period. Read More »

Vettel: Hamilton was the better man today


The pole position was Hamilton's 65th, moving him level with boyhood idol Ayrton Senna's career tally, and it was claimed it remarkable style. The Canada Grand Prix would look an ideal place for a Mercedes pushback, with Hamilton having triumphed five times on the island circuit and Bottas reaching the podium the last two years driving for Williams. Read More »

May in shock after advisers quit

He told the BBC on Friday that the manifesto's social care policy - dubbed "the dementia tax " by Labour - had become a "serious problem" during the campaign but added that there was no "great appetite" in the party for a leadership contest. Read More »

Scooter Gennett had a game for the ages


Jesse Chavez (5-6) picked up the win, allowing two runs and seven hits in 5-plus innings. The 27 year-old Cincinnati native added a grand slam in the fourth inning, a two-run blast in the fourth, a solo bomb in the sixth, and a second two-run shot in the eighth. Read More »

Canada GP: Qualifying notes - Mercedes


I already felt like I was at the limit of the auto so we sat down and studied to see if we could squeeze out any more juice from it, which we did. "So to match him, and to receive this, is the greatest honor". "It was a sexy lap", Hamilton said. In Q1, Bottas was first into the 1:12s in qualifying with his best lap of the weekend to date in his Mercedes at a 1:12.864. Read More »

Australia out of Champions Trophy after comfortable England win

The England captain straightaway made a decision to go after the Aussie bowling - smashing three fours off Josh Hazlewood's second over. "We will give it a couple of days and get together as selectors and see what the best team is". Adil Rashid , an increasing influence, took four for 41 from his 10 overs of leg-spin and did not concede a boundary. Hashim Amla and Kane Williamson were the scalps Wood claimed, indicating his knack of picking up big wickets. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers Take A Win Against Warriors — Saturday Sports

But if they play like they did at the packed Quicken Loans Arena here on Friday, there's no reason to doubt they won't. The Warriors looked invincible heading into Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Finals on Friday. At the end of the day, we didn't expect them to lay down. This perhaps explains why the Cavs were in a foul move and the clear aggressors from the opening jump. Read More »

Lakers Rumors: Would Lebron bring any rings to the Lakers? (Simulation)

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) moves the ball against Los Angeles Lakers guard David Nwaba (10) during first half at Staples Center. I think we swept Orlando in the conference finals, which was probably the biggest accomplishment, because that was a loaded team. James often indicates that he believes Kyrie Irving can be among the league's elite players, and there might be no reason for the three-time MVP to leave if that becomes a reality. Read More »

Penguins on brink of repeat after blowout win


As this lost season drags on, and even the ice grows exhausted of the Edmonton Oilers skating on it, I'm noticing more goals against where the entire Oilers team just doesn't look sharp. We get a power play, we score on the power play. "Right now we've just got to focus on Game 6 at home and put all our energy in that one". Pittsburgh's stars, as they are known to do, victimized the Predators, who shrunk in response. Read More »