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by | June 07, 2017 | 12:21

In truth, he hasn't changed that much. All smiles: Warriors forward Draymond Green . The question is no longer about whether James will go past Michael Jordan as the best player of all-time, but if losing this series will now damage his legacy? Whether it's a league-wide mandate, a Green-specific order or mere happenstance, officials aren't so quick to call technicals during these playoffs - and thank heaven for that.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:15

He was held scoreless during his 14 minutes of playing time in Game 2, taking just two shots and seeming woefully out of rhythm. The fact he has just three defensive boards in two games, though, is an indication of just how poorly things have gone for the Cavs, who lost113-91 in Game 1 and 132-113 in Game 2.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:14

Despite his struggles this season, Pepe will leave the Bernabeu as a legend after a trophy-laden decade in the Spanish capital. Pepe refused to openly critiicse Zidane and the Real board but hinted that things didn't end exactly as he wanted.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:15

He only signed with Bayern last summer and while it's unlikely that they'll be willing to let him leave after one disappointing season, a deal is believed to be worth around £45million, even though it could be less after he failed to impress at Bayern.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:11

Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors goes up for a shot against the San Antonio Spurs during Game One of the NBA Western Conference Finals at ORACLE Arena on May 14, 2017 in Oakland, California. He, too, shrugged off individual glory. "We understand how risky they are", he said. "I don't want to get into the "what we need to do better" right now".

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:11

It had been reported that he had already held talks and a medical with the Cherries before joining up with the England squad, and the forward has acknowledged that he has all but signed for Eddie Howe 's team. England's Jermain Defoe is seen during a training session at St. George's Park ahead of Saturday's World Cup qualifier against Scotland. "It's documented about the Bournemouth thing", said Defoe.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:08

But the Cavs' margin of error is slim, and they need a near-perfect game to beat Golden State . When the Warriors added Durant , JaVale McGee , Zaza Pachulia and David West to a roster that blew a 3-1 Finals lead to James and fell short of a repeat a year ago, many wondered if they would have enough in the middle to defend the rim.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:11

The series will continue in Cleveland for Game 3 on Wednesday. "We're anxious about the series", Durant said. We've got to stay locked in. "Are you a smart guy?" he shot back. We've been here. The guys that were here past year understand it's the hardest thing to do is to try to close out a series and we've got two more games to go.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:57

The organizers of the tournament are blaming the disqualification-not on Hernandez's haircut-but on a typo the registrar made. The incident generated a high-profile response from soccer legends Abby Wambach and Mia Hamm, who both took to Twitter to show their support for Mili.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:57

The race was black-flagged, with Ainslie's Land Rover BAR awarded the point. They were unable to complete the repairs to their boat in the available time and they forfeited the second race as a result to hand the Kiwis - who chose to take on the British crew - a 2-0 lead in the first-to-five races play-offs.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:54

Irving hasn't been forced to leave any game because of injury, yet the cumulative effect of all that playing and his past injury history could potentially make him more vulnerable and sideline him for the remainder of the series. "We're going home, the crowd will be behind our back and we have to go out there and play". Coach Tyronn Lue said any dreams of a Cleveland turnaround begin with better defense of their own.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:51

But Gulf Arab neighbours and Egypt have always been irked by its maverick stances and support for the Muslim Brotherhood , which they regard as a political enemy. The UAE's ban also effectively halts deliveries of LNG produced in Qatar to the Gulf state, trade sources said. However, CDS levels suggest oil and gas prices are in the long run a much bigger factor for confidence in Qatar, the world's biggest liquefied natural gas exporter.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:48

I think we can post a score of around 300, only if we apply ourselves properly with the bat and build a solid foundation. Yuvraj smashed 53 off 32 balls, while Kohli made 81 off 68 deliveries. " IPL is different, but worldwide runs are very different, against a quality bowling attack as well", Kohli said. Hardik Pandya added the final touch by hitting three consecutive sixes in the final over off Imad Wasim to help India finish with 319/3 on the board in their 48 overs.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:49

I think we can post a score of around 300, only if we apply ourselves properly with the bat and build a solid foundation. Yuvraj smashed 53 off 32 balls, while Kohli made 81 off 68 deliveries. " IPL is different, but worldwide runs are very different, against a quality bowling attack as well", Kohli said. Hardik Pandya added the final touch by hitting three consecutive sixes in the final over off Imad Wasim to help India finish with 319/3 on the board in their 48 overs.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:50

Yes, the East final is going the distance. They are also 14-3 in their last 17 home games against Ottawa , but one big reason this series has required Game 7 is that the Penguins are 1-7 on the puckline in their last eight games against the Senators.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:43

It was Murray at his best as he scampered around the back of the court on break point at 3-2 in the first set, retrieving the seemingly irretrievable until Khachanov, ranked 53, pushed a forehand wide. It appears a dramatic turnaround for Murray, who arrived at Roland Garros having lost back-to-back matches against Borna Coric and Fabio Fognini.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:38

We love his presence. "They're going keep to coming, man", Curry said. "And we're a full group when he's out here, so that means a lot". James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds, but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with Golden State's depth despite Kevin Love's 27 points and 19 from Kyrie Irving .

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:38

What we've got to see is how freely they played in the last series (versus England ). India are placed in Group B along with Pakistan , South Africa and Sri Lanka . The internet giant kept it simple: all you have to do is tap or click to swing the bat and watch as you either hit the ball around the field or see the bails knocked off.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:38

England beat Bangladesh in their opening match and have been transformed in the white ball game under former NSW coach Trevor Bayliss over the past two years. After a comfortable outing in the tournament-opener, title favourites England are set to face a much stiffer test against New Zealand in a crucial Champions Trophy Group A fixture here today.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:36

But what is Warrenball and why is being used as a stick to beat the Lions with? Attack coach Howley believes that in halfback pairing Webb and Biggar - who play together for both Ospreys and Wales on a regular basis - the Lions can benefit from familiarity.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:33

On Monday night , the Nashville Predators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1, levelling the best-of-seven Stanley Cup final at 2-2. After allowing eight goals on 36 shots in the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final in Pittsburgh, Rinne has allowed just two goals on 52 shots in the last two games in Nashville.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:28

The Australians may also to play Adam Zampa in the must-win clash. England can book their Champions Trophy semi-final berth early if they beat New Zealand in Cardiff - and Eoin Morgan is confident they have the firepower and self-belief to do so.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:22

High speed (corners) are so much fun - so much fun. "There are 33 cars on the grid, and around 20 of those have a realistic shot of winning that race ", Franchitti says. It actually gets really good in traffic. The 2009 world champion is standing in for McLaren's Fernando Alonso as the Spaniard races in the Indianapolis 500 .

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:18

Dyson was acquired by the Giants on Tuesday. The Rangers, though, reportedly expected to find a trade partner for the change-of-scenery candidate right off the bat after gauging interest in him prior to the DFA. Dyson was designated for assignment by Texas on Friday, two days after Dyson surrendered a pair of home runs in the 10th inning of a Rangers' loss to Tampa Bay.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:19

The girl is ushered away from the scene by her family. The video, which was filmed by college student Michael Fujiwara in Steveston Harbour, depicts a young girl in a white dress sitting on the edge of the dock looking over to watch a sea lion eating some bread.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:18

The veteran Nepalese politician was today elected Nepal's PM for the fourth time. He needs to secure 297 votes in the 593-strong Parliament to prove his majority during Tuesday's election, and with the NC-Maoist Centre alliance enjoying 287 seats in Parliament and four other parties supporting the alliance having 21 seats, it looks plain sailing for Deuba.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:11

The NBA Finals might be drawing more viewers than the Stanley Cup Final - even if hockey boasts the better playoffs - but the NHL is still basking in big audiences for its title bout between the Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins .

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:10

The Warriors are 29-1 over their past 30 games, dating back to the regular season. Sure, much of that is credited to the addition of Kevin Durant and his Finals MVP-like performances from the first two games. He's just 1 of 6 from the field, and for some odd reason, one of the game's most confident shooters has been hesitant to let his jumper fly. But then came Game 3.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:08

Urging the farmers to maintain calm, the chief minister also announced that those who have been injured will be treated free of cost and a sum of Rs 5 lakh to be given to their families. Farmers last week started protests in both the states, dumping vegetables and milk on roads. About one-tenth of the farmer suicides in the past 16 years in Madhya Pradesh took place in a year, between February 2016 and 2017, telling a distressing story about farm despair in the state where agriculture ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:07

And while he felt they clawed back some ground in the final six overs of the innings - New Zealand lost seven wickets for 37 runs in that period - he still accepted Australia would "have preferred to been in New Zealand's position" when the rain came.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:04

I had a burger and left and understood the world of sponsorship". Johnson had started from the rear of the field because his team changed a gear in their Chevrolet on race morning. In fact, Larson now has three wins, a second and a third this season for an average finish of 2.5 - numbers that could rival those of another Kyle, XFINITY Series all-time victory leader Kyle Busch.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:01

One of the best players on the pitch during the 120 minutes, Christopher Schindler , duly stepped up to fire Huddersfield back into the top-flight for the first time since 1972. The game went to penalties after the match ended 0-0 following extra time with the Terriers grabbing their place among the elite with a 4-3 win. "This has nothing to do with a dream; this is a reality", Huddersfield's Michael Hefele told Sky Sports .

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:59

Wahab left the field during the match against India at Edgbastson on Sunday after suffering an ankle injury. Speaking to The Express Tribune , Raees said: "It is a great opportunity for me to make my mark in the team". "I will be going out on a hunt for the wickets of the world's top batsmen including AB de Villiers, who is the most risky batsman, and also Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni who are also among the best batmen of modern cricket", the left-arm pacer said while speaking to DawnNews .

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:58

After Predators defenceman Yannick Weber kept a clearing attempt inside the Pittsburgh zone, Jarnkrok passed the puck to Austin Watson and then charged towards the net and banged in the rebound to give Nashville a 1-0 lead. The first was on Crosby, who enjoyed a mini-breakaway. But Gaudreau netted the game victor Saturday and broke a 1-1 tie in Game 4 with a wraparound that came so close to not going in that play continued for another 35 seconds until officials whistled for a review.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:51

I have the opportunity to say that every year. The Frenchman recalled previous criticism when he said: "I don't want to say I'm very good because before I was scandalously bad as a coach and now I'm supposed to be the best". I'm also lucky to be part of this club and with this squad. Madrid also has Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale in the attack, although there have been rumors of a possible transfer involving them in the near future.