LeBron James not faulting Warriors for building super team

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) argues with Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green (23) and Kevin Durant (35) during the second half of Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland , Friday, June 9, 2017 . "But I was able to get second and third and fourth winds". "My mindset is to try to get every game". Force them into outside shots, if you can. "I think the who... [Full Article...]

Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole

Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole With Wallace behind the wheel of the No. 43 auto and Blaney piloting the No. 21 Ford for Wood Brothers Racing, the two young drivers will have a ton of history on their sides. "I thought I got through Turn 1 pretty good, and I got through Turn 2 just OK", Busch said. "The King is over there smiling, I hope, maybe a little grin". [Full Article...]

Wawrinka-Nadal final on Sunday

Wawrinka-Nadal final on Sunday He broke Wawrinka when the third seed served for the first set, sending one of his remarkable lobs onto the baseline on break point, which his frustrated opponent smashed long. "He's the best player ever on clay". "A lot of the points he was dictating from the middle of the court and I was retrieving and allowing him to pretty much hit the shots that he wants". [Full Article...]

Patriots receive diamond-studded Super Bowl rings

Patriots receive diamond-studded Super Bowl rings The new version features a sharp crest with all five Lombardi trophies swept by the Patriots logo. Each trophy features a marquise-cut diamond and is pavé-set with brilliant round diamonds. On the right side of the ring, the Super Bowl LI logo is highlighted with the game's final score at the top and the team's stellar 17-2 overall record at the bottom. [Full Article...]

A lot of settling down in these four years: Warner

A lot of settling down in these four years: Warner Warner has become the most high-profile senior Australia global in robustly arguing the players' case, with the left-handed opener arguing that if they don't have a contract then they won't be able to play in the showpiece home Ashes Test series against England that starts in November. [Full Article...]

Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4

Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4 Golden State hosts Game 5 on Monday night. In one of the more infamous games Jordan won, Utah scored 54 points for an entire NBA Finals game . Then in recent years Kobe carried a team of role players to the NBA Finals and came out victorious. [Full Article...]

Inter Milan appoint ex-Roma boss Luciano Spalletti

Inter Milan appoint ex-Roma boss Luciano Spalletti The new coach, who has signed a two-year contract, will be unveiled at Suning Training Centre in memory of Angelo Moratti next Wednesday. Having had several different managers in recent seasons, Inter will hope that Spalletti will be the man to bring success and stability to the club. [Full Article...]

Kane eager to transfer red-hot club form to England

Kane, 23, has won back-to-back Premier League Golden Boots as Spurs emerge on the big time , and the England global has said that he wants to emulate Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi by winning the Ballon d'Or. "At club level, I have had a good few seasons but to take that next step it is global football - in the big games, in big moments". As a striker, you can always change that. [Full Article...]

Harry Kane: Scotland game means a lot to English players

Asked if he's closer to the world-class mark, Kane replies: "Definitely". I think at club level I've had a good few seasons, but now it's about taking that next step, worldwide football in the big games, in the big moments. Spurs star Kane hasn't netted for his country since last May, and is under pressure to deliver in Saturday's huge World Cup qualifier . 'If I score maybe a hat-trick at the w... [Full Article...]

Australia's Steve Smith frustrated by Oval abandonment

As the intensity of rain increased, the umpires took players off the field with four more overs needed to constitute a result. Ironically it is only one of two day-night games to be played in the tournament and had the match started in the morning, then it would have produced a result. [Full Article...]

Defiant Lewis Hamilton happy with seventh

Defiant Lewis Hamilton happy with seventh It doesn't feel awfully good - that is how it goes sometimes. Both Vettel that Raikkonen is due and the German , who has repeatedly reiterated that he wanted to be the champion with Ferrari , appears set to extend his marriage with the Italian brand. [Full Article...]

Flawless shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

Flawless shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead It doesn't matter how we get there. Curry hit a layup and after both James and Irving missed for the Cavs , Durant dropped his late shot that could be the one most remembered in this magnificent run by the Warriors . "One of the things I was sure of, he was going to show people what a great all-round player he was". Green took it hard when the Cavaliers took advantage of his absence in g... [Full Article...]

Cavaliers avert sweep in hot-shooting, record-breaking Game 4

Whenever the Warriors looked like they might go on a run and start chipping away at the Cavaliers' lead the home side would respond admirably with either a rim-rocking dunk from James, a three-pointer from Irving or some tenacious defence. [Full Article...]

Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

According to the ABC broadcast, Green's name was down for the first technical and it was only changed after he was handed the second one. His technicals - the one called and the one that wasn't - overshadowed his shooting and rebounding. But Green stood stoically on the floor, then egged on the crowd to raise the decibel level of their jeers toward him. "My goodness. It's insane to think that he... [Full Article...]

Cardinals announce number of coaching changes, DFA Peralta

Cardinals announce number of coaching changes, DFA Peralta Bill Mueller , the assistant hitting coach, is taking a leave of absence. One of the decisions the team made was to designate Jhonny Peralta for assignment. In-season actions seemed necessary. During his almost a decade as the Redbirds hitting coach, Budaska worked under all three. Wong should return to his regular second base role with Jedd Gyorko the primary third baseman. [Full Article...]

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic French Open matches postponed due to rain

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic French Open matches postponed due to rain For the first time since the 1979 Australian Open , won by American Barbara Jordan, every player to reach the last eight here has never won a grand slam title previously. As Ostapenko left the room, she turned to her agent and whispered with a wide, proud smile, "My answers are amusing". It also halted proceedings with Bacsinszky leading Mladenovic by a set. [Full Article...]

Gennett makes Reds history with 4 homers in game

He finished 5-for-5 with the four homers and 10 RBI. Scooter Gennett on Tuesday night became the first player to hit four home runs in a game since Josh Hamilton on May 8, 2012. In the third inning, he smacked a grand slam off of Adam Wainwright . His second dinger traveled an identical 424 feet. The Cardinals' right fielder was 2-for-3 on the night with a walk, and noticeably aggre... [Full Article...]

Argentina beat Brazil 1-0 in friendly match

Argentina beat Brazil 1-0 in friendly match Indeed, there are few fiercer rivalries in world football than this Superclasico - even if it is trotted out in a glamour friendly at the Melbourne Cricket Ground that sceptics say has little at stake. "Overall, I appreciate the enthusiasm and the attitude of the players". Friday's game has been eight months in the making with an undisclosed financial inducement to get the top two nations in... [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka play out of their skins; silence India

Fit-again captain Angelo Mathews , playing his first one-day worldwide since August, saw his side home beside Asela Gunaratne . Mathews ended unbeaten on 52 as he steered his side over the line. Sri Lankans were clinical with the bat right from the beginning and multiple partnerships helped them to chase down the target of 322 set by India quite comfortably in 48.4 overs. [Full Article...]

LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse team

And James has once again been criticized for not being more aggressive late in Game 3 , when he made a pass to Kyle Korver . "It's the most firepower I've played in my career", said James, who played all but two minutes. The four-time MVP logged almost 46 minutes of work on Wednesday night, leading both teams with 39 points - his 12th 30-point night of the postseason - going 15-for-27 from t... [Full Article...]

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