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Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

Thursday night, the Golden State Warriors face off against the Cleveland Cavaliers for the NBA Championship . The Cavaliers were up 2-1 in 2015, did not have Kevin Love for the entire series and only had Kyrie Irving for Game 1, yet they lost in six games. [Full Article...]

Cavs the champs but Warriors the favorites in the NBA Finals

Confident and assertive, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love has found his scoring touch just when the defending NBA champions need it most - in an NBA Finals rematch with Golden State. That may change in the coming days - Game 2 is here Sunday, Games 3 and 4 in the cauldron of the Quicken Loans Arena next Wednesday and Friday - but unless the Cavs find an extra gear, or the Warriors slow... [Full Article...]

Langer leads halfway through Senior PGA on Trump course

And with a win at the Senior PGA Championship this week, he can pass his idol. Langer finished 72 holes at 18-under-par 270, one stroke better than Singh, the 54-hole leader who had a 2-under-par 70 in the final round. Singh was at 10-under 134 through two rounds. Spieth shot a bogey-free 65, and was standing on a chair to see over the crowd at the 18th green when Kisner putted up the mound ... [Full Article...]

Kluber shines in return from DL as Indians blank A's 8-0

Kluber was on a limited pitch count, but did more than enough to earn the win for his first start in almost a month - 6 IP, 2 H, 0 R/ER, 1 BB, 10 K (77 pitches, 51 strikes, 66.2%, four groundouts, zero flyouts). Cleveland scored its third run in the inning when Carlos Santana scored from second on a headfirst dive after Oakland first baseman Yonder Alonso thought the inning had ended with a doub... [Full Article...]

Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot

Mr. Met may have just three fingers and a thumb, but he got his point across. METS: The ever-smiling Mr. Met mascot was back, a day after the person inside the big-headed costume was caught on video making an obscene gesture to a fan. [Full Article...]

Woods shown to struggle to walk following arrest

The video shows Woods failing to walk barefoot in a straight line after getting out of his 2015 Mercedes AMG, which had flat tyres and damage which police said was recent. A breath test registered a blood alcohol level of 0.00 percent. Woods released a statement apologizing for the incident and saying that an " unexpected reaction " to medications resulted in the incident. [Full Article...]

Martina Navratilova Pens Scathing Letter Slamming 'Homophobic,' 'Racist' Tennis Star

Martina Navratilova Pens Scathing Letter Slamming 'Homophobic,' 'Racist' Tennis Star By calling Court "racist", Navratilova was referring to her 1970 comments about apartheid, when she said: "South Africans have this thing better organised than any other country". "That's all the devil. but that's what Hitler did and that's what communism did - got the mind of the children", said Court. "It's their way of bullying now because I think Australia is still Judeo-Christian", she said... [Full Article...]

Jets trading former 1st-round pick Calvin Pryor to Browns

Jets trading former 1st-round pick Calvin Pryor to Browns Last season, Pryor played in 15 games and recorded 62 total tackles and had one forced fumble. In that span, the former Louisville standout and Port St. During those three years, he finished first or second on the Jets in tackles, including a career-high 125 in 2014. The team's second round pick that season was QB Geno Smith, who is now with the Giants as a backup. [Full Article...]

Cavs' Kevin Love: 'I Don't Feel Like We're Underdogs'

Cavs' Kevin Love: 'I Don't Feel Like We're Underdogs' The Spurs were swept next, unable to provide any resistance in the superpower's prodigious playoff march. LeBron James (left) and Kyrie Irvine celebrates. And then the second part is that just allows you to focus on what's important, and that's the day-to-day work. And now, James has a chance to win another. [Full Article...]

Dominating Djokovic catapults Zverev into top 10

Djokovic , who turns 30 Monday, was the previous youngest Masters finalist, going all the way to the title in Miami as a 19-year-old in 2007. We don't have any long-term commitment. Alexander Zverev got the best of him 6-4, 6-3 in Sunday's title match , pulling off the upset after one hour and 21 minutes. We will see how this partnership develops, and also, we are monitoring the young Zverev. [Full Article...]

Starting Bale in Champions League final is a risk, says Karembeu

The overriding feeling in the Spanish media, however, is that Spain midfielder Isco , who has thrived in Bale's absence, scoring five goals and notching three assists in his last eight games, deserves a starting berth over the injury prone Wales global. [Full Article...]

Penn State's Collins, Wisniewski nominated to College Football Hall of Fame

Penn State's Collins, Wisniewski nominated to College Football Hall of Fame Three college football players with Arkansas ties are on this year's ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame . The announcement of the 2018 Hall of Fame class will be made January 8, 2018 in Atlanta. He was a 1974 First Team All-American and Pittsburgh Courier National Receiver of the Year. "It's an enormous honor to just be on the ballot when you think that more than 5.19 million people... [Full Article...]

Finals pick up where they left off with Cavs-Warriors III

We expected Cleveland vs Golden State and after 46 days of the boring National Basketball Association playoffs, we finally get the main event. I think Golden State drubs Cleveland in five games - six, if the Warriors' shooting emerges rusty from hibernation in Thursday's opener of the Finals . [Full Article...]

Rangers target Bruno Alves leaves Cagliari

As a player I'm always ambitious and so far I have only got into one squad. So all that and the package that comes with it, it's an exciting time. "If the Scotland call comes with my form being good and playing every week at Rangers , then I will be more than delighted with that". [Full Article...]

Focus remains on Lions as Gatland asks his men to "lay down"

Rugby is no stranger to odd national alliances: Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, despite a divisive history, have always played together as a united island. but (Saturday's game) is not about making up for lost opportunities as a player". "So we've got a big squad of top-quality players who can deal with that fixture list". [Full Article...]

Penguins storm past Predators in third period, take 2-0 series lead

It was the morning of Game 2 , but the Nashville Predators goalie was somewhere else entirely. Murray, meanwhile, was the gem of Game 2 entering the final period, halting all but one of the Preds' 32 shots through 40 minutes. Subban, a Predators fan throwing a catfish onto the ice and the Penguins enduring a 37-minute shot drought and scoring the victor on the next shot they took. [Full Article...]

Harper, Strickland trade punches, Nationals beat Giants 3-0

Harper, Strickland trade punches, Nationals beat Giants 3-0 Harper is blameless. If the suspension is upheld on appeal, Harper could be out of the Nationals' lineup for four games, the team weakened, entirely because of a serious offense Strickland committed. Harper charged the mound in Monday's game after being hit by Strickland. "I think a lot of their guys were shocked", Harper said . Translation: If you're going to hit me, just don't hit me i... [Full Article...]

Warriors coach Steve Kerr 'surprised' Cavs are considered underdogs

So many questions are out there heading into the 2017 NBA Finals , and the best part is that NBA fans will learn all of the answers as the games unfold and history is made right in front of our eyes. The surprise is that I'm picking Golden State to win in four straight games. Durant took his former Oklahoma City Thunder team to the NBA Finals in 2012, where they fell in five games t... [Full Article...]

Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss

Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss Is luck the best answer? It wasn't a Sidney Crosby injury that stopped game play during the first game of the Stanley Cup finals Monday night at PPG Arena in Pittsburgh . It was his first shot of the game and first by the Penguins in 37 minutes. And then he comes up here and does it (again). Guentzel, who was nearly a healthy scratch, scored for the first time in what seemed like forever ... [Full Article...]

Pentagon announces ICBM interceptor system a success

Pentagon announces ICBM interceptor system a success Northern Command, which oversees the defense of the United States at home. While the U.S. missile defence test on Tuesday was not "timed specifically to the current tensions", the North "remains a cause for concern", said Pentagon spokesman Jeff Davis . [Full Article...]


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