• Some 650000 fans flock to watch Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup parade
Some 650000 fans flock to watch Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup parade

After capturing their most recent title, though, it's apparent that Pittsburgh may have a dynasty in the making. With some luck maybe, just maybe, they will be able to go on a deep playoff run, and wouldn't it be great to see them knock off the Penguins again next year? The average cost of a Penguins game for the 2016-17 season was $149.42 ...

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  • 650000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win
650000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win

Despite the heat and crowd noise, the pupils enjoyed watching the parade and seeing the Penguins players and Stanley Cup from so close to the stage. They became the first team to repeat as champions since the Detroit Red Wings did it in 1997 and 1998. Bovada has released early odds to win the 2018 Stanley Cup , and gives the Pens the bes...

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  • Real Madrid crowned kings of Europe
Real Madrid crowned kings of Europe

Atletico Madrid , Monaco, Barcelona and Bayern Munich are also represented in the squad with the likes of Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann all earning a place. "We are winning trophies and I am happy". "We are disappointed", goalkeeper Buffon said in comments published on the website of European governing body UEFA.

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  • Jean-Michel Aulas: 'Lyon want to sign Chelsea attacker Bertrand Traore'
Jean-Michel Aulas: 'Lyon want to sign Chelsea attacker Bertrand Traore'

Traore spent last season on loan at Ajax where he scored 14 goals in all competitions for the Dutch side - including two against Lyon in the Europa League semi-final first leg clash in May. Traore impressed many during his season in Amsterdam, netting nine goals in the Eredivisie - the third-highest at the club despite him missing seven games o...

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  • So, will or won't the Warriors visit the White House?
So, will or won't the Warriors visit the White House?

The Warriors also won titles in 1947 and 1956, when the team was based in Philadelphia, and took the crown in 1975 and 2015 after moving to the San Francisco Bay area, but had never clinched a title at home. Next time around, a different Kevin Durant will await him. While he crashed the boards like always (10 rebounds), the All-Star only added ...

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  • Champions Trophy 10th Match: England show Australia the exit in brutal beatdown
Champions Trophy 10th Match: England show Australia the exit in brutal beatdown

But Stokes brought up his hundred with a cut through the covers, and he and Jos Buttler (29 not out) carried England home with the hosts comfortably ahead on Duckworth-Lewis. England seized control, taking the next four wickets for nine runs off 20 balls as Wood finished with career-best ODI figures of 4-33 and legspinner Adil Rashid claimed 4-41.

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  • Ed Sheeran slept on my couch — Jamie Foxx
Ed Sheeran slept on my couch — Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx has said he helped the fledgling Ed Sheeran by letting him stay on his sofa for several weeks to allow him to practise his craft. The " Django Unchained " star was also praised by budding musician Ansel Elgort for being "so supportive".

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  • Rafael Nadal Makes History With 10th French Open Title
Rafael Nadal Makes History With 10th French Open Title

AP/Copyright The Associated Press. Third on the list is Austria's Thomas Muster , the former World No. 1 who won 40 tournaments on clay. Rafael Nadal says the feeling of winning a record 10th French Open title is "impossible to describe".

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  • England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy
England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy

Chris Woakes has spoken of his frustration after suffering a tournament-ending injury in England's Champions Trophy win over Bangladesh . As with his fellow Yorkshire seamer Ryan Sidebottom before him - in England's 2010 ICC World Twenty20 campaign, their sole tournament victory to date in a global event - this summer's Champions Trophy m...

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  • Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ
Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

It could most certainly be Mladenovic, who has never been beyond the quarters at a major before but appears to be playing on a magic carpet of partisan support while blossoming as a pro at the same time. "I do it on my own time, I do it on my own dime, my own money, I don't want anything, I don't need anything". He won in less than two hours. Third...

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  • Professionalism vs passion as India take on B'desh in semis
Professionalism vs passion as India take on B'desh in semis

In the last major ICC ODI tournament, the World Cup 2015, India took on the same side in their first knockout match after a successful run in group stage including convincing victories over Pakistan and South Africa . In June 2015, Indian cricket team lost the three-match ODI series at Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur. "They are a very ...

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  • Curry to snub Trump White House visit
Curry to snub Trump White House visit

Dan Gilbert has been willing to spend on his team, but even he has to have a limit to how much money will go out in salary and luxury taxes. "I still feel like that today", he said, as quoted by USA Today . But in these times, ignoring political stuff is like ignoring the tsunami heading toward you as you're bobbing in the sea on your floatie, ...

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  • Red Sox, NESN release statements on Jerry Remy's comments
Red Sox, NESN release statements on Jerry Remy's comments

Pitching with his hardest fastball since 2012, averaging more than 92 miles per hour this season, Sabathia submitted a vintage performance against a Red Sox lineup that was stacked with right-handed batters. Red Sox manager John Farrell said he wished he would have been able to have a translator on the mound during his time as Boston's pitching co...

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  • India are under more pressure than us: Mashrafe
India are under more pressure than us: Mashrafe

Morgan was gutted to be eliminated from the Champions Trophy, and said: "One thing we didn't do was adapt to conditions, coming from Edgbaston to a used wicket, Pakistan did that well and played better". "Credit goes to the bowlers and the batters who finished it very well", said Sarfraz at the presentation ceremony. They outplayed us today on th...

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  • Former Pool boss Appleton set for Leicester role
Former Pool boss Appleton set for Leicester role

Shakespeare is looking to add to his coaching staff this summer after he stepped up from assistant to Claudio Ranieri to become manager in February. Having been handed the job on a full-time basis Shakespeare is keen to bring in a number two to help him out and he has targeted Appleton.

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  • Andre Wisdom joins Derby
Andre Wisdom joins Derby

Wisdom played 22 appearances for Liverpool and scored one goal during his time with the club. The Reds are expected to receive an initial £2 million, with add-ons dependant on performance and future success. The 24-year-old has bags of potential and hopefully, he will now be given a platform on English shores to showcase his skills as a defende...

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  • Rodriguez headed to disabled list
Rodriguez headed to disabled list

Boston's starter was David Price , in just his second start since returning from a left elbow strain. Given a two-run lead before he took the mound, Sale put two of the first three batters on, but an Orioles double-steal attempt should have been an easy out.

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  • Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea
Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea

Timea Bacsinszky will celebrate her 28th birthday by playing in the semifinals of the French Open after a straight-set victory over home favorite Kristina Mladenovic . Conditions were calmer-and crowd sparser-when play resumed after a second rain delay of almost a half hour. "It was really hard because we had all the seasons rolled into one t...

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  • Who needs $200M when there are championships to be won?
Who needs $200M when there are championships to be won?

The Golden State Warriors had only lost two games since March 11. Golden State won the series in five games and Green displayed a shirt that said "Quickie" with the Quicken Loans symbol. As far as fans, many are lamenting super-teams and having existential "What's the point of it all?" debates. Golden State's dominance, with Durant elevatin...

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  • Tyronn Lue Says Cavs Players Broke Down Crying Following Game 5 Loss
Tyronn Lue Says Cavs Players Broke Down Crying Following Game 5 Loss

And Durant knows James will soon be working on new ways to dethrone the Warriors. Whereas past year the Cavs were able to respond to going down 3-1 to come back and win the title, going down 3-0 was too much. "But we prevailed, we're champions and it's unbelievable doing it on our home floor". "I'm so happy Kevin has broken through and there'...

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