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LeBron Considering Leaving Cavs for Clippers, Lakers in 2018


James and teammate Kyrie Irving did their best to carry the team to a victory, but ran out of gas late as the Warriors brought too much firepower to the table. "No, there's going to be some people there though", Iguodala responded to the follow-up question. Both his wife and his mother were blunt about the idea of returning Cleveland , as James recollected in a NSFW quote. Read More »

India take on South Africa in a do or die match

Meanwhile, Kohli has brought back Ravichandran Ashwin back into the team for today's do or die match against South Africa . Depends on what the bowlers offer us. Only the victor of the Group B game will reach the semifinals, meaning an exit for either defending champion India or top-ranked South Africa . Andile Phehlukwayo, the medium-pacer who has taken 18 wickets in 16 matches , replaced Wayne Parnell . Read More »

Amla and Tahir star in Proteas Champions Trophy opener

Amla became the sixth batsman and first from South Africa to score 25 or more hundreds in One-day worldwide cricket. Considered to be the "underdogs" in the group, Sri Lanka will most likely play without their captain Angelo Mathews who is nursing a calf injury. Read More »

Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic


Five early birdies helped Marchand to a blistering 31 on the front nine in warm, breezy conditions at Whistle Bear Golf Club. I had a lot of up and downs.”. Marchand was tied for ninth at the start of the day but tumbled into a tie for 46th. Marchand on playing with the long-hitting Thai Jutanugarn, who pulls iron or 3-wood out of the bag off the tee more often than not. Read More »

MLB's Scooter Gennett Calls 4-Homer Game 'Surreal,' And Others Agree


A scrappy second baseman who was claimed off waivers from the Milwaukee Bucks in late March, he began the night with 38 career home runs in five seasons, including three this year. Eugenio Suarez went 1 for 3 with a triple while making up the other 3 Cincinnati RBIs in the win. It was the first grand slam given up by Wainwright since 2012. Read More »

Power wins wild IndyCar race in Texas

Honda-powered cars continued the oval-track domination they demonstrated around the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway last month by taking the top-eight starting spots in the 22-car field. " It was a tough night, just very intense from the first to the last lap ", he said. "I'm going to apologize to ( James Hinchcliffe ) for what happened - I just got up a little too high". Read More »

Three Michigan State players charged with sexual assault, dismissed from team

The prosecutor's office typically does not release the names of those charged with crimes until they have been arraigned . King will be charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct, third-degree criminal sexual conduct, and capturing an image of an unclothed person; Corley and Vance will face third-degree criminal sexual conduct charges. Read More »

Stanley Cup Final: Pittsburgh escapes Game 1 unscathed


The first period of their first Stanley Cup Final game was a rough one for the Nashville Predators . Then it's way too much. Nashville will get the next two games at home , but Game 3 is a must-win for the Predators or they'll fall down a three-game hole to the defending Stanley Cup champions. Read More »

In Focus: Gareth Bale pours could water on Manchester United rumour


Manchester United will face Real Madrid in the 2017 European Super Cup after they overcame Juventus in Saturday's Champions League final. Ronaldo's spiky hairstyle has been his trademark look since establishing himself as a global superstar at Manchester United and then Madrid , but the 32-year-old displayed a new buzz-cut style following Los Blancos' triumph. Read More »

National Basketball Association referees take responsibility for confusion on Draymond Green's technical fouls

Goble seconded Callahan's statements, saying that he should have done a better job of informing the table official that it was Kerr, and not Green, who was slapped with a technical foul. "That's when we were informed by the table", said Callahan. "But I thought I heard the announcer say, the PA announcer say that it was on Draymond. But still trying to figure out why did I get the second one". Read More »

Perfect 10: Nadal routs Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

Nadal failed to convert any of the four break points he had in the following game, but drew first blood the next time an opportunity arose to take a 4-2 lead. An emotional Nadal said, "Without my uncle I would not have won 10 trophies". "I have doubts every day but that's good as it makes me work hard with more intensity", he said. Read More »

Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champs

On the road, Nashville is 5-6 and scoring 2.36 goals per contest . They added an empty-net goal with 13.6 seconds left to win the game 2-0. The Predators had a goal taken away in the second period when a rebound by center Colton Sissions was called off due to an inadvertent whistle being blown before the puck went in. Read More »

Warriors' Draymond Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

According to business reporter Darren Rovell of ESPN, the Warriors are 8-point favorites to win tomorrow's Game 5 at the Oracle Arena, where Golden State could capture their second championship in three years. "The first tech was on Steve, which I didn't understand". " Mike Callahan came up to John (Goble) and asked him who was the tech on and he said Kerr". Read More »

Kohli hails Yuvraj as India rout Pakistan


Powered by outstanding batting from Rohit Sharma , 91, Shikhar Dhawan 68, Kohli unbeaten 81 and Pandya's quick 20 off just 6 balls, the defending champion amassed mammoth total 319 runs in rain shortened match. Yuvraj Singh is a sweet timer of the cricket ball and played well-paced knock, making a statement of being "the man" for India when it comes to major ICC events. Read More »

Sources Consider Lakers, Clippers Viable Destinations For LeBron James In 2018


Not only would this limit the amount of opportunities the Warriors can run after a stop, but it would allow James to play in a more manageable role. "For me, it was more, I had to be finally like 'You know what mom, it ain't really about that". You can't expect an official to call a foul on LeBron for the kick, especially at that point in the game. Read More »

Silva, Costa keep Spain in lead of WCup qualifying group


Conte opened the book presented to him by Chelsea on a page showing Costa, and his face reflected just how awkward he felt - to hilarious effect. "We have achieved our objective which was the three points in a hard game for the time of year", said Lopetegui. Read More »

India win toss, Kohli decides to bowl first


We look at the key statistics behind Team India's crucial Champions Trophy encounter against the Proteas. The pair put on 128 for the second wicket before Dhawan was caught, but the damage had always been done to South Africa's hopes. Read More »

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins on cusp of repeat after clinic

The Penguins thrashed Nashville 6-0 in Pittsburgh on Thursday in a dominant Game Five victory that wrestled back control of the Stanley Cup Final series. Rinne has stopped just 34 of the 45 pucks that have come his way during seven forgettable periods at PPG Paints Arena. Heck, even their worst players were better than the Predators' so-called best. Read More »

Rafael Nadal crushes Stan Wawrinka to win historic 10th French Open title


Nadal triumphed 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 to become the first player in the Open era to win the same Major 10 times. 15 - Nadal is now on his own in second place for the most grand slam singles titles won by a man. "I try my best in all events but the feeling I have here is impossible to describe", the champion said on Court Philippe Chatrier. Nadal said when he first won the title in 2005 he would not have imagined he would still be playing in 2017, let alone winning, and said 10 titles had a special ... Read More »

King Rafael Nadal hails uncle Toni Nadal after 10th title

I think the sensations were a bit different compared to the other matches, because I think I was more nervous. "Just for me it's the most important event in my career without a doubt". Isn't this the flawless, pretty ending that tennis so wanted? Former French Open victor Carlos Moya - now Nadal's co-coach, added previous year for a fresh voice - will be taking on more of the load. Read More »

Draymond Green does not regret bashing Cavs fans


LeBron James and Cleveland, looking down and out only days ago in an 0-3 hole, now have some momentum after winning Game 4 and they will try to stave off elimination once more. "When he's getting 39 points off 2s, you can live with that. That's nothing strategic, that's more competitive-wise". Stephen Curry was boxed up and taken out of the game by Kyrie and others in game 4 without any signs of help from the referees. Read More »