• Durant, Warriors beat Rockets in Game 1
Durant, Warriors beat Rockets in Game 1

Draymond Green scored only five points, but made up for it with a near double-double with nine rebounds and nine assists to go along with two steals and two blocks. However, excluding Eric Gordon, who scored 15 points off the bench, the Rockets received precious little from their role players. "I'm just going to tell him (Harden) that he needs to...

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  • Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games by Major League Baseball for Positive PED Test
Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games by Major League Baseball for Positive PED Test

On Tuesday, the Major League Baseball world was stunned when news broke that Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano had been suspended 80 games . He'd hit.287/.385/.441 over his first 39 games, giving him a 129 OPS+. Cano is a.304 hitter in 14 seasons with the New York Yankees and Mariners. Whether Cano reaches that mark or not, his...

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  • Nigeria name 30-man squad for 2018 World Cup
Nigeria name 30-man squad for 2018 World Cup

Uncapped Simeon Nwankwo of Crotone in the Serie "A" is a surprise inclusion in the list of strikers dominated by English premier league players. A quintuple of Leon Balogun, Wilfred Ndidi, Etebo Oghenekaro, Joel Obi and Tyrone Ebuehi who are recuperating from injury also made the lists.

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  • Ireland's Rugby World Cup pool opponents thrown out of tournament
Ireland's Rugby World Cup pool opponents thrown out of tournament

World Rugby had originally meant to make Spain and Belgium replay that match - which was refereed by Romanian Vlad Iordachescu - but following counter-claims of eligibility infractions, commissioned an independent disputes committee to look into the matter.

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  • Wagner, Can and Gotze Left Out of Germany's World Cup Squad
Wagner, Can and Gotze Left Out of Germany's World Cup Squad

In a major surprise, World Cup-winning goalscorer Mario Gotze has been dropped from Germany's squad for the mega event. "We had some players on the pitch who had the opportunity to show themselves at this level - they did not take it", midfielder Toni Kroos said after the defeat in Berlin.

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  • Former Esteghlal player Jlloyd Samuel killed in vehicle crash
Former Esteghlal player Jlloyd Samuel killed in vehicle crash

Samuel, 37, was returning home in England after dropping his kids off at school before the tragedy. The collision occurred near his home in Cheshire on Tuesday morning, shortly after he had dropped his children off at school. Bolton added: 'Rest in peace, Jlloyd. Another former club Cardiff tweeted: "We are deeply saddened to hear of the passin...

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  • Gerrard explains decision to take Rangers role
Gerrard explains decision to take Rangers role

Scott Arfield has arrived in Glasgow ahead of finalising his move to Rangers , saying "it feels terrific" to be joining the club. "I'm going with the club's support and the club's backing - and I'm really excited to get started". Arfield knows Scottish football well, having lined out for Falkirk between 2007 and 2010, as well as representing th...

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  • EPL: Guardiola reveals team that will challenge Man City next season
EPL: Guardiola reveals team that will challenge Man City next season

City finished 19 points clear of second placed Manchester United - the biggest title-winning margin in the Premier League era - to emphasis the gap between the runaway champions and the chasing pack. He also became the first player in history to score against 17 different opponents in a single season. Manchester City's achievement is one that i...

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  • Leinster Defeat Racing 92 To Become European Champions!
Leinster Defeat Racing 92 To Become European Champions!

In the build up to the win, Leinster head coach Leo Cullen contrasted the approach in making up the respective squads, stating via The Irish Times : "When you've got Dan Carter on your bench it says it all really". Jordan Larmour, the 20-year-old wing whose breakthrough season also featured three caps in Ireland's Grand Slam win, replaces th...

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  • WestJet adding jets to fly fans from Winnipeg to Las Vegas
WestJet adding jets to fly fans from Winnipeg to Las Vegas

The Capitals were founded in 2001, and play in a 7,000-seat arena to some of the best fan support in the league. "They had 109 points". Of goalies playing at least 50 games, he was first with a.927 save percentage and goals-against average at 2.31.

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  • Strong start the key to Woods' Sawgrass challenge
Strong start the key to Woods' Sawgrass challenge

After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 423-yard par-4 first hole, Simpson had a 132 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. "17's a sand wedge in there, but I'll take it". But the biggest different was his putting. "It was nice to see a few putts go in". He'll be able to look back on a steamy trip around the Stadium...

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  • Guardiola hails Bernardo Silva as flawless Man City player
Guardiola hails Bernardo Silva as flawless Man City player

The manager and all the staff told us they wanted it, they said: "'Let's break the records because it will be something special.' And it will be something that maybe in a few years we can still tell our kids and grandkids about". 'Last season I was asked many time and I said Sergio is going to stay until he decides his time here is over. "Well, a...

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  • NTSB Investigating Electric Vehicle Postcrash Fire and Emergency Response
NTSB Investigating Electric Vehicle Postcrash Fire and Emergency Response

NHTSA previously has said it is investigating two other Tesla crashes earlier this year, including a fatal March crash involving Autopilot in California. The agency said it booted Tesla out of a group investigating the crash after the company prematurely made investigation details public. But experts point out that lithium-ion batteries like ...

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  • Iniesta expects to decide future in 10 days
Iniesta expects to decide future in 10 days

And that can not forgotten anytime soon by the midfielder who is heading to China according to reports in Spain at the end of this season. Asked about Van Gaal, Iniesta replied: 'My most important manager '. Iniesta's words, however, did not dampen the enthusiasm in Australia, with Football Federation Australia chief executive David Gallop con...

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  • Britain's Kyle Edmund beats Novak Djokovic — Madrid Open
Britain's Kyle Edmund beats Novak Djokovic — Madrid Open

Nadal has not lost a set yet on the red dirt this season. "There are positives to take out from this". For example, my match today, I had a breakpoint in the first set, then with 2-0 I had a breakpoint against me. The pair exchanged breaks early in the opening set, with Edmund the first to draw blood. It's the sixth straight tournament Djokovic h...

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  • LeBron James Trade Rumors: Will King James Leave the Cavs Next Season?
LeBron James Trade Rumors: Will King James Leave the Cavs Next Season?

The University of Akron is even renaming its education department to the Lebron James Family Foundation College of Education. "I'm talking about LeBron going to Philly and playing more of a true small forward [role]". We were talking about Kevin Durant, who had sacrificed points for a chance to win a championship with the Golden State Warr...

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  • Tiger Woods To Play At Carnoustie
Tiger Woods To Play At Carnoustie

Woods finished tied for 55th at last week's Wells Fargo Championship and is slotted to tee off in a star-studded group on Thursday at The Players Championship , alongside Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler. The 14-time major victor, who has won the Claret Jug on three occasions, made his comeback earlier this year after spending 16-months on the s...

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  • Liverpool linked with Bordeaux star as attacking reinforcement
Liverpool linked with Bordeaux star as attacking reinforcement

Chelsea are also interested in a deal for the player, but it's emerged that Jurgen Klopp's side are the front runners to sign him, and they hope to complete the transfer before the World Cup. 'I can deny this information right now. This is proof that I have confidence in myself. "It's been good for me and the team". Lyon now lie second in Li...

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  • Celtics Players Reportedly Pissed At Embiid For Walking Off Court
Celtics Players Reportedly Pissed At Embiid For Walking Off Court

The duo helped Philly finish the regular season 52-30, capturing the No. 3 seed, before the 76ers disposed of Miami, 4-1, in the first round. As the "The Process" Embiid believes it's paying off, as he said: "Looking at where we are, it paid off".

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  • Curry, Durant lead Warriors into Western Conference finals
Curry, Durant lead Warriors into Western Conference finals

However, when the Warriors get on a roll and Stephen Curry is doing things like this, there's nothing any human can do. After a convincing 113-104 Game 5 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday at Oracle Arena, the reigning National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors look primed to sweep the Houston Rockets come ...

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