• Will the Golden State Warriors finish off the sweep?
Will the Golden State Warriors finish off the sweep?

Let's not forget he's averaging [34 points, 10 rebounds, and six assists] in the NBA Finals , you just don't do that". "He took over", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said. The Cleveland Cavaliers staved off NBA Finals elimination and ended Golden State's shot at an unprecedented ideal run through the playoffs with a gritty 137-116 win over th...

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  • Wawrinka to face Nadal in French Open men's final
Wawrinka to face Nadal in French Open men's final

Nadal , who blew the world No. 7 away 6-3 6-4 6-0, is right on course to lift his 10th French Open title as he has just one crucial match left to win. "To be in the final again here is probably the most important event in my career". "I mean, look at his track record on clay". "It s nice to be in the semis again, but I m really disappointed...

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  • Cleveland on the brink of NBA Finals loss
Cleveland on the brink of NBA Finals loss

LeBron James and his Cavs teammates have made clear throughout the series that these Warriors, with Kevin Durant , are not the same as the 73-win team the Cavs beat in last year's Finals. Now it's on to Game 5 on Monday as the Warriors hold a 3-1 series edge and look to clinch at Oracle. In fact, James is excited for Durant who has taken th...

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  • Penguins rout Predators to take 3-2 Stanley Cup lead
Penguins rout Predators to take 3-2 Stanley Cup lead

Their efforts started with Crosby , who broke through the Nashville defence on the very first shift of the game and hit a post. "So we still got a lot of work to be done here". For the second time in the series, Pittsburgh chased Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne , after he gave up three first-period goals on nine shots.

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  • Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4
Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4

Want Warriors news in your inbox? This time by Kevin Durant . Golden State's ideal postseason is over. Golden State's usually sharp-shooting offense never found its rhythm and the Cavaliers never took their collective foot off the pedal, leading by as many as 22 points late in the second quarter.

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  • Liverpool's van Dijk debacle highlights senior leadership failures
Liverpool's van Dijk debacle highlights senior leadership failures

This does not mean that Van Dijk is certain to remain at Southampton as the Dutchman has been a subject of wide interest in the EPL. The Saints made complaints stating Reds boss Jurgen Klopp made an illegal approach - consisting of several texts - for their player; if proven, the Anfield side could face a huge ban.

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  • Durant, Warriors storm back to take Game 3 from Cavs
Durant, Warriors storm back to take Game 3 from Cavs

And the Suns tacked on 57 more in the second quarter for good measure. The Warriors managed just 40 second-half points before their final 11-point flurry. So are their moms, who were caught in an adorable postgame celebration deep inside Cleveland's home arena after Wednesday's game. Added to the fact that he joined a Warriors team that won t...

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  • Durant leads Warriors' rally past Cavaliers
Durant leads Warriors' rally past Cavaliers

Now, Golden State fans are holding their breath. As game four beckons in the NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors , both teams would be chasing history. The record for any Finals quarter was 47, done by the Los Angeles Lakers in the third quarter against Boston on June 3, 1984. But in the grand scheme of t...

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  • Lions Labour To Beat Barbarians In Tour Opener
Lions Labour To Beat Barbarians In Tour Opener

Spencer, a member of the last Lions squad to beat the All Blacks in a test series in 1971, recalled the first match of that tour when they lost 15-11 to Queensland, which prompted Queensland's coach, Des Connor, to suggest it was "the worst Lions side ever to go to New Zealand ".

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  • England turn to captain Kane for Scotland clash
England turn to captain Kane for Scotland clash

The World Cup qualifier between England and Scotland kicks off at 17:00 BST on Saturday 10 June 2017. "It is going to be hard for us and we will be massive underdogs, but we will be ready when the game comes". It proved to be a painful experience for Joe Mercer's side as first-half goals from Kenny Dalglish and Joe Jordan - both via big def...

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  • Five things we learned from Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals
Five things we learned from Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals

It ended with haymaker after haymaker - both literal and proverbial - from the ever resilient Pittsburgh Penguins . Nashville will need to come back big in Game 6 in front of their home crowd, barring an absolute miracle in Game 5, in order to stay alive in the series, and keep their hopes up for their first Stanley Cup title.

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  • Star Wars: Battlefront II Is Getting A Multiplayer Beta
Star Wars: Battlefront II Is Getting A Multiplayer Beta

Aside from the diehard fans who still play DICE's Battlefront to this day, I think it's safe to say most of us who found enjoyment in that game are firmly in wait-and-see territory for the sequel . Zombies™. The two titles also could be two new unannounced titles, such as BioWare's a new new IP codenamed "Dylan". Star Wars Battlefront II ...

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  • Beating Pakistan shows we can retain Trophy, says India's Virat Kohli
Beating Pakistan shows we can retain Trophy, says India's Virat Kohli

The 31-year-old left-arm quick suffered the setback while bowling during Pakistan's crushing 124-run defeat by title-holders India at Edgbaston on Sunday in what was the first match of the one-day global tournament for both the arch-rivals.

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  • Stephen Curry picks LeBron James' pocket on fast-break attempt
Stephen Curry picks LeBron James' pocket on fast-break attempt

Allowing Kevin Durant to take over down the stretch. For all the talk of Golden State being hungry to avenge last year's Finals collapse, Durant may be the hungriest. But it's one they had to have, and a series that wasn't living up to its hype and seemed headed for a quick conclusion is California bound for Game 5 on Monday night.

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  • Cavs end Warriors' quest for flawless postseason with record-setting performance
Cavs end Warriors' quest for flawless postseason with record-setting performance

The Cavaliers would be staring at the first of a near-impossible climb - no team has won in the National Basketball Association reversing a 0-3 deficit. Cleveland did hit ridiculous shots, including ones like this. The game got chippy in the third quarter as James and Durant received double technical fouls after a heated exchange of words.

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  • Here we go with the LeBron-is-leaving-Cleveland talk again
Here we go with the LeBron-is-leaving-Cleveland talk again

James will have to figure out a way to reload next season. - He turns 33 in December. "I want, once I hang it up and not play this game anymore, that people can look at what I was able to accomplish - win, lose or draw - and say that he made a difference", James said.

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  • LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse
LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse

Facing elimination at home in the championship series for the second time in three seasons by the Warriors , the Cavs pushed their way to a 137-116 win in Game 4 in a game that will be remembered in Cleveland for a long time, no matter how the series turns out.

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  • TFS Capital LLC Takes Position in Verint Systems Inc. (VRNT)
TFS Capital LLC Takes Position in Verint Systems Inc. (VRNT)

Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNT ) has risen 23.95% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.25% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $2.77B company. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a $49.00 price objective on shares of Verint Systems in a research report o...

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  • Transfer ban would not put me off Atletico move, says Lyon's Lacazette
Transfer ban would not put me off Atletico move, says Lyon's Lacazette

Griezmann has been linked with a move away from Atlético, who last week saw the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) reject their appeal against a suspension that means they will not be able to register any new players until January 2018.

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  • Rooney close to deciding Man United future
Rooney close to deciding Man United future

Jesse Lingard believes Manchester United are "capable of anything" and expects them to challenge for the Premier League title next season. "We came without the happiness we should bring with us, because when you come for these big matches, you come happy, you come proud".

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