• Despite Sideshow, Oakland remains mostly calm after Warriors win
Despite Sideshow, Oakland remains mostly calm after Warriors win

I'm so happy Kevin has broken through and there's more to come from him". Andre Iguodala led the Warriors bench with 20 points. We'll all see. Maybe it means that the Cavs do go out and find a way to sign George. Green had been courting Durant for months, but this was his strongest pitch yet, delivered at the most dramatic juncture. ...

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  • Champions Trophy 2017: 1st Semi Final, Pakistan vs England
Champions Trophy 2017: 1st Semi Final, Pakistan vs England

Pakistan have history at Cardiff's Sophia Gardens - they previous year chase down a target of 303 to beat England and captain Sarfraz, hero against Sri Lanka , was again the star hitting 90. His wickets were highly critical considering the stages that they were taken in. Hasan Ali picked up Bairstow's wicket in the 16th over. "Sri Lanka...

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  • We could soon be watching live Premier League football on Saturday nights
We could soon be watching live Premier League football on Saturday nights

Following that their next scheduled home clash is with Swansea City on September 19, so it means that the North Londoners' away form could be vital if they are to emulate early success from the last two seasons. The April meeting at the Etihad could be pivotal, coming just a couple of weeks before the end of the season. Tottenham have a...

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  • Warriors near sweep of Cavs
Warriors near sweep of Cavs

It's an unbelievable accomplishment. "Obviously we've won it here before". And I think when you get guys playing 45, 44 minutes, basically attacking one-on-one the whole game, you hope eventually it's going to take its toll. No arrests were made, and Green's mother says peace was achieved once everyone apologized. They won a championship, and a yea...

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  • Durant shines as Warriors win title
Durant shines as Warriors win title

Not to mention he got a quick jab at his critics with a well-timed Nike commercial shorty after the confetti fell in Oracle Arena. The Golden State juggernaut rolled over Cleveland 4 games to one in the best-of-7 championship series, which ended with a 129-120 Warriors home triumph Monday, June 12 (Tuesday in Manila) that brought NBA Final...

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  • Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry Help Bring NBA Title Back to Oakland
Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry Help Bring NBA Title Back to Oakland

The hoards of Warriors fans outside Oracle Arena Monday night, celebrating after the team brought home the National Basketball Association championship, were dealt a surprise when Kevin Durant stepped out of a auto, hoisted his MVP trophy and cheered alongside with them.

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  • Game 5 Finals loss can be blamed on the bench
Game 5 Finals loss can be blamed on the bench

Durant has said that his decision not to play for the D.C. team had nothing to do with the fans or the city. Beating the Cavs by a combined 50 points in three games at Oracle Arena, the Warriors were dominant despite one of the best individual performances in playoff history .

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  • Kevin Durant scores 39 as Golden State Warriors win championship
Kevin Durant scores 39 as Golden State Warriors win championship

Durant pumped in 39 points and the Warriors won their second championship in three seasons by taking Game 5 of the finals, 129-120 over the Cavaliers. All season long, Durant carried this burden stoically, graciously and frequently with humor. "He had an unbelievable series, just dominated", Kerr said.

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  • Warriors close out the Cavs
Warriors close out the Cavs

Led by Finals MVP Kevin Durant , Golden State outscored teams by 13.5 points per game during its historic postseason run that included sweeps of the Trail Blazers, Jazz and Spurs. But Durant was quick to congratulate last year's champions . "He had an fantastic series, just dominated", Kerr said. "But I have too much respect for them", Gree...

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  • Going to a new course for US Open is nothing new
Going to a new course for US Open is nothing new

The 50-year-old Stricker, a 12-times victor on the PGA Tour who ranked as high as second in the world rankings, has pared down his tournament golf in recent seasons and played just eight events on the PGA Tour this season. You figure stuff out on the golf course more than on the range sometimes anyway, and it's let me concentrate a bit more on ...

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  • Alvaro Morata closing in on Manchester United
Alvaro Morata closing in on Manchester United

And speaking to Calciomercato , Juanma Lopez , Morata's agent, suggested that a transfer is increasingly likely and welcomed links to United. Of course, this isn't the first time United have been linked for a move for a Real Madrid player.

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  • Virginia shooting: House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice
Virginia shooting: House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice

St. Louis Post-Dispatch said the suspect owned a home inspection business, but the business license expired a year ago. Among the wounded is Louisiana Representative Steve Scalise . He said he learned the suspect volunteered for his presidential campaign, and he is sickened by the "despicable act". He hopes and prays for the victims to make ...

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  • Manchester City 2017-18 Premier League fixtures released
Manchester City 2017-18 Premier League fixtures released

But what are the notable matches that the computer has spewed out for us? With safety nearly assured, Watford lost their final six league games of the season, whilst Tony Pulis's West Brom picked up just five more points after hitting the 40-point mark in February.

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  • Mike Sullivan says Matt Murray will start for Penguins
Mike Sullivan says Matt Murray will start for Penguins

At least one of those wins will have to come in Pittsburgh , where Rinne has never won a game. It didn't work. Saros gave up a goal on the first shot he faced. However, C Mike Fisher (undisclosed) is expected back for Game 1 and young C Colton Sissons has done a fine job covering for Johansen. The Stanley Cup Finals are finally here.

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  • Chelsea start against Burnley
Chelsea start against Burnley

West Ham's first home game is scheduled for August 19 against Southampton but the stadium will not be ready to host soccer matches at that time. The home fixture at Wembley in mid-February falls at the stage of the season where Arsenal habitually begin their annual collapse and could be followed by games in the Champions League round...

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  • Marty Banks reveals he played against Lions with broken ribs
Marty Banks reveals he played against Lions with broken ribs

JONATHAN JOSEPH has gone to the front of my Lions outside-centre queue after his try-scoring performance against the Highlanders . But with the "mid-week" team now losing two matches in a row, while the "test" team defeated the much vaunted Crusaders, the Lions squad is being split very definitely along the lines of "dirt-trackers" and firs...

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  • Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate on Russia
Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate on Russia

When Sen. Kamala Harris , D-Calif., asked about Sessions' recollection of meetings with Russian officials or businessmen, he complained, "I'm not to be able to be rushed this fast". Sessions said Tuesday he agreed with the concerns Rosenstein outlined in his memo. Comey in part cited then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch's tarmac meeting with former...

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  • NBA Finals 2017: 5 reasons the Warriors repeat as champions
NBA Finals 2017: 5 reasons the Warriors repeat as champions

Whatever, the flipped switch at the beginning of the playoffs wasn't going to be enough for the Cavs to shine in a matchup with the spotlight absorbent Warriors and Kevin Durant . "He's put the time in and I'm just so happy for him to be able to realize his goal and be my teammate". "I'm ready to do it again". Sometimes lost in all the chatter a...

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  • Warriors Clinch NBA Title After Beating Cavaliers in Game Five
Warriors Clinch NBA Title After Beating Cavaliers in Game Five

But unlike last year's comeback when they took advantage of Harrison Barnes' offensive struggles, Durant answered every charge during a 39-point night and Cleveland will need to find new answers if these teams meet in a fourth straight Finals next season.

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  • Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice
Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice

Beating the Cavs by a combined 50 points in three games at Oracle Arena, the Warriors were dominant despite one of the best individual performances in playoff history . But LeBron James was pretty dominant himself. - Kevin Durant became just the sixth player to score 30+ points in every game in a NBA Finals series, after Elgin Ba...

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