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Kevin Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations
- June 02, 2017

The Golden State Warriors face the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday . Last year Golden State won both regular-season matchups but it didn't mean a thing in the Finals , when Cleveland's aggressive defense limited Curry to 22.6 points per game and a severe loss of confidence. (more...)
Ferrari deny team orders in Monaco Grand Prix win for Sebastian Vettel Ferrari deny team orders in Monaco Grand Prix win for Sebastian Vettel
- June 01, 2017

The younger Ferrari trumped Kimi in the pits, jumping ahead into first place midway through the map, snuffing the Finn's chances at a win out in one fell swoop. The best seats in the house: The rich and famous watch Kimi Raikkonen from the water in Monte Carlo . "Nothing to say really", Raikkonen reflected. (more...)
Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge
- May 31, 2017

My prediction is Nashville rides the momentum and continues home dominance en route to raising the Stanley Cup for the first time ever on home ice in game six. "We felt like we were chasing the puck the whole game, and they were controlling the puck and it's hard to get scoring chances". Nothing in the entire second period . (more...)
Penguins at Senators, Game 6
- May 31, 2017

The Senators charged ahead 2-1 on a rocket of a shot from Hoffman at 1:34, his blast from the top of the left circle going ping-ping-ping before going in. They simply could not have been worse. "That's what we did (Tuesday)". "We can't beat ourselves, and we got to stick to managing the puck well and making sure that we're not losing three and four guys on either our forecheck or offensive zone", he said . (more...)
Sportswriter apologizes for 'racist' tweet about Indy 500 victor Sportswriter apologizes for 'racist' tweet about Indy 500 victor
- May 31, 2017

Sato himself could barely contain his joy after winning the Indy 500 at his eighth attempt. "It was very hard for me to defend or attack which is frustrating because, we had the vehicle to win today". After that, it was Honda's engine reliability that defined the last third of the race. "Once I hit the wall, I tried to turn right to keep the auto into the wall so I would stay out of harm's way, but unfortunately the way the vehicle was damaged, I came back across and I feel really bad for ... (more...)
David Griffin wants people to give Cavs 'no chance' against Warriors David Griffin wants people to give Cavs 'no chance' against Warriors
- May 30, 2017

Love was literally a non-factor during last year's NBA Finals . Green's comments came during an October interview with David Aldridge of NBA .com. With all that and Cleveland's lack of consistency across the entire season, it makes sense why Golden State is considered the favorite. Through his career, James has averaged 28 points, approximately seven assists and nine rebounds per game in the Playoffs, ranking among the league's all-time bests. (more...)
Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals
- May 30, 2017

Kyrie Irving finished with 24 points, while Kevin Love added 15 and a game-high 11 rebounds. The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. Led by two players who've won National Basketball Association regular season MVP awards, former Davidson star Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant , the Warriors are emerging as a clear favorite among the oddsmakers. (more...)
SSC result may get declared in a week SSC result may get declared in a week
- May 01, 2017

As per the latest update it is expected that the results would be announced on bse.ap.gov.in or manabadi.com on May 6, 2017 by 12 PM. Candidates can check all the important details here. By keeping track of BSEAP pass record we can assume that annually the resulting rate is increasing fruitfully. Search for the 10th Class Results 2017 Link on the homepage. (more...)
Who was sacked today — ESPN layoffs Who was sacked today — ESPN layoffs
- May 01, 2017

It's a dark day at ESPN. "ESPN used to be in close to 100 million houses, and now it's in less than 87 million homes, according to Nielsen", Ourand says. After 14 wonderful years my time at espn is over. College basketball reporter Dana O'Neil tweeted: "Add me to the list". For others, ESPN offered to buy them out of their contracts. (more...)
I still have a lot more to offer: Chris Gayle I still have a lot more to offer: Chris Gayle
- April 30, 2017

Look for the Chris Gayle foundation... Kohli also reminded everyone of the staggering stats Gayle had managed to make his own - 10,000 runs at an average of 40: "It was our 10th 100-run partnership in T20s and it is a record". We've got players who can win the game on their own - the likes of McCullum, Finch and Smith. Hailing the young spin duo of Pawan Negi and Chahal, the 28-year-old said: "Negi was outstanding, very courageous, not getting scared". (more...)
No, Dalton Pompey still isn't healthy — Blue Jays No, Dalton Pompey still isn't healthy — Blue Jays
- April 30, 2017

Donaldson also won the award for the 2015 season. Home plate umpire Dale Scott was removed from the field on a stretcher during the top of the eighth inning in Friday's game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles . After giving up a double to J.J. Hardy to lead off the fifth, Happ was pulled from the game after pitching once to Adam Jones . Biagini allowed a single to right by Jones, who was caught in a run down between first and second. (more...)
DeMarcus Ware signs contract to retire as a Dallas Cowboy DeMarcus Ware signs contract to retire as a Dallas Cowboy
- April 28, 2017

Virginia Tech QB Jerod Evans made headlines when he surprisingly chose to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft instead of returning to school for his senior season. Jerry Jones called Ware the "perfect player". Now he's hesitant to declare that the Cowboys would skip an offensive player at the top of their board when they are on the clock. (more...)
Blue Jays Place Josh Donaldson On DL Blue Jays Place Josh Donaldson On DL
- April 24, 2017

Happ (0-2, 5.40 ERA) has allowed two home runs in each of his first two starts, including a 3-1 loss at Baltimore on April 5. "He's got (good control)", Shapiro said. He doubled, moved to third on a groundout and scored on a wild pitch. Justin Smoak hit a ball into the gap which glanced off Jones's glove for a triple as Jones ran full stride into a portion of the wall that has a scoreboard on it. (more...)
Cleveland Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick
- April 23, 2017

For the second straight season, the Cleveland Browns will kickoff day 2 of the NFL Draft when they announce the 33rd overall selection but who could the Browns be targeting with this pick? Here is an in-depth look at the team's needs, offseason changes, potential best fit and the selections by NFLDraftScout.com's experts. (more...)
Kings fire Cup-winning coach Darryl Sutter, GM Dean Lombardi Kings fire Cup-winning coach Darryl Sutter, GM Dean Lombardi
- April 23, 2017

Rob Blake has been promoted to vice president and GM while Luc Robitaille was named the team's president. Both were promoted in the seismic front-office shakeup immediately following Los Angeles' failure to make the playoffs for the second time in three seasons. (more...)
UNC Basketball: Justin Jackson Declares For Draft, Signs Agent
- April 23, 2017

On the Tar Heels' way to the championship, Jackson led the team with 19.5 points per tournament game, and finishes his career with 239 points in the NCAA Tournament . The Tar Heels were up consistently throughout the game, and a last minute surge from the Ducks brought OR within one before North Carolina secured an offensive rebound and ran out the clock to win 77-76. (more...)
Buster Posey 'Doing Good' After Fastball To Helmet Buster Posey 'Doing Good' After Fastball To Helmet
- April 17, 2017

He was placed on the disabled list because he experienced concussion symptoms. Posey dropped into a sitting position after being hit in the bottom of the first, and stayed down while trainer Dave Groeschner sprinted to him, but left the field on his own power. (more...)
Mark Cuban: Adam Silver said Tony Romo contract wouldn't be honored Mark Cuban: Adam Silver said Tony Romo contract wouldn't be honored
- April 17, 2017

Former Maverick Caron Butler , who shared a spot on the All-Racine County (Wisconsin) boys' basketball team in 1998, told ESPN he believes Romo could have been an NBA player. That goes for football and even all other sports. Romo isn't expected to play, but the evening at American Airlines Center will include a celebration of his Cowboys' career . (more...)
Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal's rivalry in numbers Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal's rivalry in numbers
- April 17, 2017

This means that Federer has now won the last four encounters against Rafa, a career hot streak for the Swiss. Although Major League Baseball's 2017 regular season is now officially underway, the world of tennis may have stolen some of the spotlight on Sunday afternoon as the heralded Roger Federer has captured yet another title. (more...)
Real Madrid star tells club to sign Dele Alli Real Madrid star tells club to sign Dele Alli
- April 17, 2017

His style of play is quite unique and his ability to find and create space gives him great grounding to go on to be a Premier League great. Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy refused to sell Bale and Luka Modric to a Premier League rival and, if Alli does leave the club in the future, it is more likely he would move overseas than to another English club. (more...)