by | June 10, 2018 | 00:23

Simona Halep is two wins away from earning her first Grand Slam title. Last year, Nadal completed a "Decima" in Paris , lifting the trophy without dropping a set and losing just 35 games in total. Out of nowhere, though, Stephens responded with a four-point break of her own to get back to 4-3, and eventually 4-4. The favorite deserves the pick here.

by | June 08, 2018 | 21:51

On the glass, the Cavs dominated the Warriors, winning the rebounding battle 56-41, including a 15-6 advantage on the offensive side. This series has been a painful reminder to James that the great teams have more than one king. Kevin Love drilled a tone-setting three-point on the first possession, sending the crowd into fits, and J.R. Smith, who most definitely did not enjoy his trip to Oakland, hit one soon thereafter.

by | June 08, 2018 | 21:10

Whoever emerged as the victor in this year's Stanley Cup Finals , we all knew it was going to be a franchise first for either the Vegas Golden Knights or the Washington Capitals and in the end, the veterans won. Shortly after Jakub Vrana scored the opening goal of Game 5 on a breakaway early in the second, Schmidt tied it when his fling toward the net deflected off a stick and again off Caps defenseman Matt Niskanen's skate.

by | June 08, 2018 | 20:08

On Saturday, Sloane Stephens and Simona Halep will compete for the women's title. Now she says it: "'I want to win a Grand Slam'". I didn't give up. Muguruza pounced on an error-plagued Sharapova start to lead 4-0 with a double break. "Kind of a weird day", Muguruza said. She will have a fourth shot at a maiden Grand Slam title on Saturday afternoon, with either Sloane Stephens or Madison Keys standing in her way.

by | June 06, 2018 | 05:01

Curry had missed a 3-pointer at the end of the quarter and was trying to make his way back to the Warriors' bench. Yet despite their success against the Celtics and the fact the Cavs held their ground for the most part to open up this series, the last thing James wants his team to do is ease up.

by | June 02, 2018 | 04:16

Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis flew 200 Monumental Sports & Entertainment employees to Las Vegas for Games 1 and 2 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Las Vegas Knights and put them up in the Excalibur for one night, according to Scott Allen of the Washington Post .

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:52

From there, the Warriors used that momentum in overtime, kicking off with a 7-0 run. Stephen Curry led the Warriors with 29 points, adding six rebounds and nine assists. Referees were unsure of the call and went to review, ultimately deciding that it was in fact a blocking foul, which resulted in a pair of charities for Durant, that tied the game at 104-all.

by | June 01, 2018 | 13:24

And then tonight in the finals on the biggest stage, when our team played well, played our (butt) off, man, it ain't right. LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts after being hit in the face in the first half against the Boston Celtics during Game Two of the 2018 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 15, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts.

by | June 01, 2018 | 06:44

If you don't have a cable TV package with networks like ABC , you most likely can still watch the NBA Finals for free with a digital antenna created to get reception of free broadcast channels. That will be the focus of our series keys - of course, with the focus still being on Golden State. James scored the first bucket of the series, but Curry answered shortly after with the first three of the series.

by | May 31, 2018 | 12:42

Thomas, who played 10,363 consecutive snaps during his decorated career, announced his retirement in March. Will the Warriors repeat? They loaded up. They steamed rolled teams throughout the season, embarking on a collision course to the Western Conference Finals with one goal in mind: taking down Goliath.

by | May 29, 2018 | 16:59

After confirming about 90 minutes before tipoff that Paul would be unavailable, Houston had to settle, in the end, for giving Golden State an almighty scare - thanks largely to those narrow victories in Games 4 and 5 that obscured the fact they were outscored by 63 points during the course of the series.

by | May 29, 2018 | 03:22

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller turned in his Colorado Avalanche sweater to start following Vegas. Kisio was among the handful of Golden Knights pro scouts who filed countless reports during the 2016-17 campaign, scouring for talent that might be available in the expansion draft last June.

by | May 28, 2018 | 09:42

The C's have lost by an average of 14.5 points on the road in the playoffs. Does anyone feel confident that they can overcome the magic of LeBron James? "I think he's the all-time leading scorer on elimination games, so add this to it". "Our goal going into the series was to make him exert as much energy as humanly possible and try to be as good as we can on everybody else", Stevens said .

by | May 28, 2018 | 07:34

The Golden State Warriors are averaging 109.6 points on 47.1 percent shooting and allowing 100.8 points on 42.8 percent shooting. Harden led the Rockets with 32 points but had just 10 in the second half. He points that teams are more willing in the National Basketball Association to concede defeat when they know they are overmatched. Of course, the Warriors have had health issues of their own in the series, with Andre Iguodala having missed Games 4 and 5 with a bruised left knee.

by | May 28, 2018 | 02:49

With LeBron James expected to be under duress every time he touches the ball, it's vital for Hill to hit his mid-range jumpers. Sunday will be his 100th game of the season, tying the most he has ever played, including all those Finals runs.

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:15

The Rockets came away with an incredible 98-94 win in Game 5, in large part due to the heroics of Paul. That's normal. We'll see tomorrow how it goes. By relying on isolation and threes in the fourth quarter, they only scored 12 points and had a miserable 14 assists for the entire match. The team provided tickets for more than 300 Santa Fe High seniors, along with some staff and first responders.

by | May 27, 2018 | 12:26

Van Dijk helped Liverpool FC to secure a top-four finish in consecutive seasons to ensure their continued participation in the Premier League . "If you are asking me who will I support this weekend, well, I am just going to sit and watch the two teams plays, but I wish Liverpool all the best".

by | May 27, 2018 | 01:00

Such a gap seemed unimaginable in the past, but improved cars, track surfacing and tyres have made it possible and the Red Bull raced around Monte Carlo as if it was on rails. "But I have to complement all the guys in the garage, with both vehicle crews doing their best to get him out in that session, but unfortunately that wasn't to be".

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:00

Watch Rashid and De Villiers' catches in the video at the top of the page . The classy Williamson's ally in the chase was local lad Manish Pandey, in indifferent form until now. Will the Sunrisers Hyderabad get things back on track with a win or will the Royal Challengers Bangalore pull off an almighty upset? The other teams which could finish with 14 points are KKR (if they lose to SRH ), KXIP (if they beat CSK) and the victor of RCB-RR contest.

by | May 17, 2018 | 03:37

Atletico are playing in their third European final in five years, having lost the Champions League finals of 2014 and 2016, after winning the Europa League under his guidance in 2012. This final is also a Kovac's last game as coach of the Eagles as he will be heading to Munich to be Heynckes' successor next season. Who are the "home" team? Griezmann has been heavily linked with a big-money move to Barcelona in the summer and he looked to have delivered the flawless parting gift when ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 15:34

After scoring just 15 points in Boston's Game 1 blowout, James had 21 in the first quarter on Tuesday night. The Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers , 108-83, in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday. "We're not pressing the panic button, we're going to go back to the drawing board and find what we can get better on the defensive end and let the offense take care of itself".

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:49

With a damaged wing towards the end of the race, the 20-year-old showed superb composure to match the same lap times as Ricciardo and drive faster than Vettel. Vettel ended P4 with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo in P5. The team hoped Vettel was going to be faster than his opponents afterward, but it didn't work that way and he never challenged Verstappen for the final podium spot.

by | May 15, 2018 | 23:25

His aggressive knock of 46 runs from 19 balls, helped Delhi to reach the score of 181-4 in 20 overs. In the ninth over, Colin de Grandhomme got the better of Mayank Agarwal (2) to leave the hosts in all sorts of trouble. 12 runs scored off the over. Has DD's collapse already begun? Yuzvendra Chahal picked up the wickets of Prithwi Shaw and Jason Roy to leave Delhi at 16-2 in the powerplay.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:50

Antonio Conte admitted Chelsea must improve dramatically on their display at Newcastle to have any chance at all of winning the FA Cup . However, Conte is not anxious about his future with the Blues and has insisted that his team will need to go out and win their game against Newcastle to try and get a Champions League place next season.

by | May 14, 2018 | 22:10

Fans Player of the Year and Liverpool F.C. Players' Player of the Year. They needed only a point to head off Chelsea and seal the fourth remaining spot in Europe's premier club competition next season. Chelsea ended the season without even a whimper, and in the Europa League. Erik Lamela scored twice and saw another effort deflect in off Christian Fuchs for an own goal to put Spurs in front before Vardy levelled with his 20th league goal of the campaign.

by | May 14, 2018 | 19:05

The evergreen Dhoni: In 12 innings in this tournament , MS Dhoni has finished not out eight times and now has 413 runs at an average of 103.30. We at least got hit 4-5 boundaries off full length. Rayudu remained unbeaten on 100 off 62 deliveries (7 fours and 7 sixes) while Dhoni (20* off 14) once again returned unbeaten. This was clinical hitting against bowlers who were now under pressure.

by | May 13, 2018 | 06:35

The direction everything went is sad for formula one ", Alonso said in Barcelona . It's a return to the European season at a track the teams know well, having done their winter testing here. I think it's the same as always. "It will not change anything for me". "It was straightforward [to go back to softs] because I had such a good feeling in Q2", he added.

by | May 13, 2018 | 03:09

Coming back from a 3-game deficit is not common in the playoffs, especially for a team with limited playoff experience, at least in the modern day, but that is exactly what Philly needs to do, or else they will find themselves off the court until next season.

by | May 12, 2018 | 11:41

At nearly every turn in the first two periods, the Capitals had an answer for the Bolts. Malektronic CEO Ben Malek is the only person who can be placed to Rocketman, which became awkward when it was revealed he used to be a diehard Chicago Blackhawks fan during the 2015 Stanley Cup Final when Tampa played Chicago.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:06

A £12.5million fee is being mooted, with Everton keen to nudge the vastly overpaid 32-year-old off their wage bill at the nearest suitable convenience. "There's a growing expectation for Everton to compete more and more into the European places. the top quality player is the only player that we should be looking at".

by | May 10, 2018 | 10:19

After the Clippers made first-round exits the past two seasons, Paul pushed for a trade to the Rockets to maximize his chances to win a championship. Should this prediction come true and the Warriors win in seven games, that means they did it on the Rockets' home floor at the end.

by | May 10, 2018 | 10:09

LeBron James' free agency decision will surely play a major role in the fate of DeRozan and Lowry in Toronto. TORONTO (AP) - To DeMar DeRozan , regular-season and playoff basketball are as different as checkers and chess. With the season officially over for the Raptors, they are expected to evaluate their future this summer. After all the injuries, the failed Isaiah Thomas experiment, the roster overhaul at the trading deadline and other distractions, the Cavs, who can get some rest while ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:10

The Lightning will take on either Pittsburgh or Washington in the conference final. Monday, a day after the Sharks exited the Stanley Cup playoffs and a day before they were scheduled to clean out lockers, all that's left is to dissect what went wrong against a first-year team of improbable destiny.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:49

Your [the press] focus is only Morata , but I would like it if your focus was for the whole team. It is certainly possible that Chelsea can defy the odds to qualify for Europe's premier competition. "The situation is not in our hands". He will score again, but it was not a game for him today. A scoreless draw with City leaves 16th place Huddersfield in decent shape with two games to go.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:39

The Jets head to Tennessee knowing they can win there after picking up a convincing 4-1 victory in Game 1 before playing the Predators tight in a 5-4 double overtime loss in Game 2. Forsberg put on the show with three points on the night, and one of his two goals was ridiculous. Oh... and Pekka Rinne was outstanding. The Winnipeg Jets are only one win away from advancing to the Western Conference Final in the 2018 National Hockey League Stanley Cup Playoffs .