• Predictably, LeBron's frustration at J.R. Smith's mistake is now a meme
Predictably, LeBron's frustration at J.R. Smith's mistake is now a meme

Bad blood marred the game's end with Tristan Thompson and Draymond Green jostling, and words were exchanged between James and Klay Thompson , too. First, a charge on Durant was turned into a blocking foul on James , then J.R. Smith posted one of his finest J.R. Smith moments. Freaky finish to Game 1 as J.R.

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  • Donte DiVincenzo stays in NBA draft, will leave Villanova after title run
Donte DiVincenzo stays in NBA draft, will leave Villanova after title run

DiVincenzo, a redshirt sophomore, shot up draft boards as he led the Wildcats to the NCAA championship. We are still awaiting a decision from Omari Spellman , and while losing DiVincenzo will hurt - there was a chance he could have been the preseason national player of the year - there are players that can fill his void.

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  • Paolo Guerrero Cleared to Play World Cup
Paolo Guerrero Cleared to Play World Cup

The former Bayern Munich player is now set to captain of Peru in its first World Cup appearance since 1982. Head coach Ricardo Gareca now has until June 4 to name Guerrero in his squad, pending any further developments. The sports court decided a ban through January 2019 was an 'appropriate sanction.in light of Mr. Guerrero's degree of fault'. ...

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  • World XI bowl first in Hurricane Relief fundraiser
World XI bowl first in Hurricane Relief fundraiser

Afridi donated United States dollars 20,000 to hurricane relief from his foundation, while all the players donated their match fees to the charity. Afridi has played two Tests, five ODIs and three T20Is at Lord's, including the final of the ICC World T20 in 2009.

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  • Serena Williams defends her catsuit at the French Open
Serena Williams defends her catsuit at the French Open

She was animated. Determined. "This conversation was not on the table a year ago when I was coming back and I was not seeded in Wimbledon", the Belarusian said after her first-round loss to Katerina Siniakova on Monday. That's the most anyone has hit against Williams since at least 2008, according to the WTA. In the stands, Mouratoglou, shook h...

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  • Warriors' Andre Iguodala Ruled Out For Game 1
Warriors' Andre Iguodala Ruled Out For Game 1

To win this series, Cleveland is going to need all the help it can get from players like Jeff Green , Tristan Thompson , George Hill , J.R. Smith , and Kyle Korver . The Cleveland Cavaliers opened as a +650 underdog in the finals . Playing the "what if" game is a no-lose proposition that can extend to infinity.

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  • How Cavs Winning NBA Finals Could Cost Browns Safety Millions Of Dollars
How Cavs Winning NBA Finals Could Cost Browns Safety Millions Of Dollars

BEREA, Ohio - Damarious Randall did not envision his tweet going viral . Now, two days later, the tweet has registered a whopping 726,000 retweets (and counting) - the most by any National Football League player ever. He's set to make around $1.5 million in 2018 between his base salary and a roster bonus, per Spotrac . This probably isn't the...

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  • Mom of Drive player files wrongful death lawsuit
Mom of Drive player files wrongful death lawsuit

District Court for the Southern District of NY on behalf of Zeke Upshaw , who played for National Basketball Association G-League's Grand Rapids Drive. According to reports , the suit alleges that Upshaw laid on the court for almost four minutes before being moved off with a stretcher, which was "a direct result of the negligence of the Defendant...

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  • Sixers rumors: Philly now favorite to land LeBron James
Sixers rumors: Philly now favorite to land LeBron James

Do the math and this year's series marks the first "fourmatch". With the young talent the 76ers do make a lot of sense, but with James making it back to the NBA Finals with the Cavaliers, is he really going to want to leave again? Much has been made of LeBron James leading a less-than-stellar supporting cast to the NBA Finals, with some arguing...

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  • Salah out for up to four weeks, says Reds physio
Salah out for up to four weeks, says Reds physio

Do you think Salah will be ready for the World Cup? Egypt take on Uruguay in their opening World Cup match on June 15 before facing hosts Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia in their remaining Group A games. Salah had also scored the goal that took Egypt to the World Cup when he netted a dramatic late penalty in a qualifier against Co...

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  • Pakistan needs just 64 to win 1st test v England
Pakistan needs just 64 to win 1st test v England

Trailing by 179 runs after the first innings, England slumped to 110-6 and Pakistan had a session to finish off the home side with two days to spare. "We worked a lot harder - the intensity in practice was definitely better", he said. Root and Dawid Malan avoided mishap in the first hour of the afternoon.

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  • Trump Influenced NFL's National Anthem Rule Change
Trump Influenced NFL's National Anthem Rule Change

In a gesture that touched off the current debate, Kaepernick first knelt during the national anthem in 2015 as a protest against police brutality and systemic racism. "The only reason - and the owners will admit that - they haven't signed him is they're afraid of Trump, and they've colluded because of Trump", Geragos said on the podcast.

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  • So now what happens with Bryan Colangelo and the Philadelphia 76ers?
So now what happens with Bryan Colangelo and the Philadelphia 76ers?

A story published Tuesday night on The Ringer website showed possible ties between Colangelo and five Twitter accounts that have tweeted disparaging things about Sixers players, as well as alluded to potential proprietary information.Colangelo has acknowledged one account that has tweeted nothing is his and has denied any affiliation with t...

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  • 23 incredible stats from Serena Williams' 23 grand slam titles
23 incredible stats from Serena Williams' 23 grand slam titles

Williams - who has modeled in fashion shows for designer pals and had a line with HSN prior to this one - had to majorly multi-task past year in order to pull off this line launch: Olympia was born in September, she got married in November and she's been working hard to return to tennis .

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  • Lewandowski wants to leave Bayern
Lewandowski wants to leave Bayern

The 29-year-old has been tipped as a replacement for Karim Benzema at Madrid but has also been linked with PSG , Chelsea and Manchester United . "The managers of Bayern know about it". The Poland worldwide has been heavily linked with Real Madrid for a number of weeks despite an insistence from chairman Karl-Heinze Rummenigge that no negotiat...

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  • De Laurentiis slams Conte, praises Ancelotti
De Laurentiis slams Conte, praises Ancelotti

The west London club are keen to amicably come to terms with Conte before they make a move for Sarri. Antonio Conte remains in charge having guided Chelsea to the FA Cup success against Manchester United but it remains expected that he will depart before the new campaign resumes.

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  • Holtby makes game-saving save in Caps' Game 2 thriller
Holtby makes game-saving save in Caps' Game 2 thriller

They're very unsafe on the PP and he is also. There's now one more way that Holtby and Fleury are similar: Both men went on to allow four even-strength goals in Game 1 Monday night. Kings, the Ducks, San Jose just went to the Cup not that long ago, and they chewed up everybody. It just doesn't come naturally ... you look at all the goals, there...

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  • Napoli appoints former Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti as manager
Napoli appoints former Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti as manager

De Laurentiis said: "I thank Maurizio Sarri for his dedication to Napoli that has given the city and the fans worldwide prestige and emotions". Corriere dello Sport reported that everything was now in place for Ancelotti to take over the southern side, but only if Maurizio Sarri decides to leave the club.

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  • Anthony Rizzo’s slide should have been called interference
Anthony Rizzo’s slide should have been called interference

This is an interesting move by MLB and appears that the days of old-school baseball slides are behind us. Maddon defended his first baseman after the game, saying it was silly to have even needed a review. Pirates manager Clint Hurdle argued the call and was ejected. "There are new rules and things we've submitted to, and even us as catchers ha...

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  • Manchester United meet release clause of Porto defender Diogo Dalot
Manchester United meet release clause of Porto defender Diogo Dalot

The 19-year-old came through Porto's youth setup to make his first-team debut back in October 2017. Manchester United are closing in on the signing of Porto's teenage defender Diogo Dalot . Manager Jose Mourinho believes the Portugal Under-21 worldwide right-back can provide competition for United captain Antonio Valencia. FC Porto t...

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