• Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry lead Warriors to National Basketball Association title
Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry lead Warriors to National Basketball Association title

For one person, a person spent $133,000 after fees for two tickets for Monday's NBA Finals game between Golden State and Cleveland, ESPN reports. A dominant, and tense, second quarter has the Golden State Warriors smelling a title. But that idea fizzled fast when the Warriors opened with a pair of lopsided wins at home, fought back late to ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo accused of €14.7 million tax evasion
Cristiano Ronaldo accused of €14.7 million tax evasion

Real Madrid declined to comment and calls to the agency representing Ronaldo, Gestifute, went unanswered. At that time it was considered that the amount was around €8 million euros. Forbes recently declared the superstar footballer as the highest paid sporting star in the world with a total earning of £73m. The 31-year-old recently completed a st...

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  • Mr. Met Fired After Making Obscene Gesture At Fans
Mr. Met Fired After Making Obscene Gesture At Fans

I feel like they sneak up on me everywhere. After overcoming Asdrubal Cabrera's muffed pop-up Tuesday to win their third straight game, the Mets have mustered just one run in each of their last two losses. "I kind of found that groove", he said. The team didn't identify the employee who made the gesture. Milwaukee went 1-2-3 in the ninth ag...

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  • Cavaliers' LeBron James first to average triple-double in Finals
Cavaliers' LeBron James first to average triple-double in Finals

Deron Williams missed a 3-pointer that would have cut the deficit to two points and rookie Patrick McCaw scored two big buckets in the final two minutes of the period to give Golden State just a little bit of breathing room. He had 10 points, 12 rebounds and five assists in the clincher. Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Cleveland 40 (James 13), Golden Sta...

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  • Pak face SA challenge in a must-win match
Pak face SA challenge in a must-win match

Batsman David Miller, who scored a valiant 75 not out against Pakistan , also seemed unperturbed by De Villiers' failure to trouble the scorers. Pakistan finished at 119-3 in 27 overs, 19 runs ahead under the Duckworth-Lewis method which gave them their first win of the tournament.

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  • Harry Kane Wants Permanent England Captaincy
Harry Kane Wants Permanent England Captaincy

Scotland's hopes of heading to Russian Federation next summer remain pretty slim but Armstrong added: "Can we win the next four?" "We are in pole position and it's in our hands". "It was a game we should win and were in total control of, but two moments of brilliant quality from them turned it on its head in seconds", he said on ITV1.

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  • Penguins crush Predators 6-0 to take 3-2 lead in Finals
Penguins crush Predators 6-0 to take 3-2 lead in Finals

Nashville Predators coach Peter Laviolette and players pause at the bench during the third period in Game 5 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins , Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh . And while captain Sidney Crosby says the "desperation level" will ramp up, Sullivan was quick to point out the te...

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  • Yankees rout Orioles 14-3 behind Aaron Judge's monster homer
Yankees rout Orioles 14-3 behind Aaron Judge's monster homer

Tanaka has already faced the Orioles twice this season, losing both games and posting an 8.44 ERA. BOSTON - Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run homer in the eighth as Boston rallied for three runs in the inning and beat the Detroit Tigers.

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  • Kevin Durant leads Warriors to National Basketball Association title
Kevin Durant leads Warriors to National Basketball Association title

He backed it up with a 33-point, 13-rebound, 5-block Hakeem Olajuwon-like Game 2, stuffing a Kevin Love post-up to punctuate the dominant win. Kyrie Irving finished with 26 points but shot 9 for 22. This fall, Kevin Durant will have the answer to all the criticism he endured since last summer, when he announced his decision to join the Warriors a...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury waives no-movement clause
Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury waives no-movement clause

Knowing that teams could only protect one goaltender in the Expansion Draft, the Penguins goaltending situation was one to watch. Fleury, who had nine Stanley Cup Playoff wins during the Penguins' run to their second straight Stanley Cup title, served as the backup to Matt Murray for Pittsburgh's final 10 playoff games.

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  • Draymond Green doesn't regret saying Cleveland fans aren't sharp
Draymond Green doesn't regret saying Cleveland fans aren't sharp

That stung ever since, and even Durant understood, because he gave up the same lead to the Warriors a round earlier with Oklahoma City. "Give credit to Kyrie [Irving] and [LeBron James], they played like the stars that they are". "You can't turn the basketball over, you can't take bad shots because you don't have floor balance", coach Tyronn ...

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  • Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win National Basketball Association title
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win National Basketball Association title

The Golden State Warriors regained the National Basketball Association title from the Cleveland Cavaliers as a 129-120 win on Monday night sealed the finals series 4-1. "Maybe more measured", Myers said, comparing Green from previous year to now. The win gives the Warriors their second ring in three years, after winning in 2015 against a ...

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  • Warriors Beat Cavs 129-120 To Win NBA Title
Warriors Beat Cavs 129-120 To Win NBA Title

Durant buried another three on the next possession, the Warriors whipping passes around the floor before it came his way for the shot that barely flew past Kyle Korver's outstretched hand. They would have done it, were it not for the steely resolve of the Cavaliers, who entered the Finals 12-1, to not allow themselves to be demeaned like that.

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  • Watch Warriors vs Cavaliers Game 5 online, preview
Watch Warriors vs Cavaliers Game 5 online, preview

Much like past year, the Warriors are having a serious issue with Lebron James and Kyrie Irving defensively. "It's a time to definitely show everything that you're made of in those moments", Irving said on Sunday (Monday, Manila time) on the eve of another elimination game with Cleveland trailing the Warriors 3-1 in the NBA Finals .

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  • Smith pleased with positives amid rain-marred frustration
Smith pleased with positives amid rain-marred frustration

If they win the game against archrivals England , they have nothing to worry, but if Bangladesh beat New Zealand and England win their two remaining matches , against Australia and New Zealand , the Aussies are out, with Bangladesh going through.

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  • Golden State Takes 2nd NBA Title In 3 Years
Golden State Takes 2nd NBA Title In 3 Years

Led by such powerhouses as Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant , the Warriors managed a winning streak in the first three games of the finals . This year, the Warriors didn't blow a 3-1 lead in the finals; they took it home to Oakland to win the series and cement their place as a team to be reckoned with.

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  • Cavaliers and Warriors will get physical as finals tension boils
Cavaliers and Warriors will get physical as finals tension boils

OAKLAND , CA - JUNE 12: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates in the final moments of their 129-120 win in Game 5 over the Cleveland Cavaliers to win the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland, California .

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  • Kane rescues England as hat tricks light up Euro qualifiers
Kane rescues England as hat tricks light up Euro qualifiers

On a sun-kissed Glasgow afternoon, England took the lead in the 70th minute when substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's left-foot strike beat home goalkeeper Craig Gordon's flimsy attempt at a save. "I asked my wall to jump but not excessively because people are clever now and they go underneath". "I would say that equalising goal was probabl...

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  • Richard Jefferson 'F**king Begging' to Guard Kevin Durant
Richard Jefferson 'F**king Begging' to Guard Kevin Durant

You take the good and the bad. Let's revisit a quote from King James himself after Durant buried a deep 3-pointer over him to shock the Cavs in Game 3: "It's the most firepower I've played in my career". "Our mindset has to be winning games and not smiling back and forth or talking and playing", Lue said . The biggest difference in the Warrior...

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  • Nadal storms into quarters, Muguruza and Venus exit
Nadal storms into quarters, Muguruza and Venus exit

Djokovic reached his 11th career quarterfinal at Roland Garros to tie Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer for most all time , but more important, he played the caliber of tennis that could take him further into this draw. "Now it is the quarters in a grand slam and facing Dominic is not easy", the world number two said. Spain's Rafael Nadal wa...

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