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by | June 10, 2017 | 09:48

Of course, no team in National Basketball Association history has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit in a playoff series and the Cavs just need to take it one game at a time. I even dropped my mouth piece because I was so uncoordinated with that. Prior to the January 2016 regular-season matchup between the two teams at Quicken Loans Arena, Curry asked if the visitor's locker room still smelled like champagne.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:39

Gennett had hit just three homers this season prior to Tuesday's outburst. Scooter's big night: Gennett's night started modestly with an RBI single in the first inning, before getting much, much more interesting later on. Cingrani had been sidelined April 21 with a strained right oblique. Kansas City trailed 7-1 in the fourth but fought back with a four-run eighth. Jonathan Schoop tied the game for the Orioles with a two-run homer off Pirates closer Tony Watson in the ninth - his ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:36

The Superclasico will be the former Sevilla boss' first game in charge of Argentina . There were two Premier League representatives - Sergio Romero and Nicolas Otamendi - while Lionel Messi , Paulo Dybala , Angel di Maria and Gonzalo Higuain were all in the XI.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:32

However a solid 52 from captain Angelo Matthews and Asela Gunaratne's 34 saw them home on 322-3 with eight balls to spare. India captain Virat Kohli gave all the credit to Sri Lanka after his side were well beaten in their Champions Trophy clash at the Oval on Thursday.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:33

Kevin Durant has been Golden State's best all-around player in this series, and entered the fourth quarter with 17 points. From the start, this felt like a game they not only could win but knew they needed to win. Kyrie Irving poured in 40 points to lead the Cavs, while LeBron James posted his second triple-double of The Finals, with 31 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:33

One of the top goalscorers in England and probably one of the best of his type of forwards, where he can hold the ball up, and he's also good in the air, he chases people down and scores goals. He then went to Euro 2016, and we all know how that turned out. They're depicted as caring less because of salaries and reputations. "It would mean everything to me", said the 31-year-old.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:28

James and Irving combined for 77 points but their efforts went for naught as the late-game collapse by the defending champion Cavaliers left them trailing the best-of-seven NBA Finals 3-0. "And now that you can look ahead to Friday, all our focus is on that", Curry said. "We still got a lot of work left to do (and) got to be even better in Game 4 if we want to take this".

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:31

The expected favorite in this Saturday's Belmont Stakes , Classic Empire , was withdrawn from the race on Wednesday due to injury. First of all, two of the top horses in this year's group of 3-year-olds - Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming and Preakness runner-up Classic Empire - aren't in the field.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:22

Nadal is trying to become the second man in the professional era to make 10 appearances in the final at one grand slam after Roger Federer ( Wimbledon ). "I have lived on that wave of excitement, I guess: 'Til the U.S. Open or so.' At the U.S. Open, I just was emotionally very flat and found myself in a situation that I hadn't faced before in (my) professional tennis career".

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:53

I have obviously played him in last year's semis here, played a really good match , played an incredible match against him in Rome. Yet she said to reporters: "You want me to cry?" That being said, he will have a very tough test in the quarterfinals if he makes it.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:52

He hit six total home runs during the 2013 and 2015 seasons. Whit Merrifield hit a three-run double with two outs in the inning to tie it at 7-7. He enters Wednesday's start against the Royals with a sterling 9-0 record and has a chance to make it 10-0 if he continues to pitch as well as he has been this season.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:41

There were a few concerns", Mladenovic said, before joking: "I made about 35 double-faults today, but everything's [okay]!" Jelena Ostapenko was serving for the second set in her match against Caroline Woznacki after the Dane clinched the opener 6-4.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:43

Asked for her thoughts on the way things worked out, Williams replied: “I have no idea. The Spaniard felt the pro-Mladenovic crowd crossed a line, but she also said she understands that they were rooting for their home player. Mladenovic is ow now face Timea Bacsinzky in the last eight after the Swiss came from a set down to beat Venus Williams of the United States, the 2002 French Open champion, 5-7, 6-2, 6-1.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:38

The Achurros team have filed a complaint with the Nebraska State Soccer Association alleging that tournament organisers displayed both gender and racial discrimination. Gerardo Hernandez, Mili's father, told the station that the situation made Mili cry. Still, Mili won't let this stop her from playing. She said , "Just because I can't play here, there's other tournaments that I can play".

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:42

The next game against South Africa will be a virtual quarter final on Sunday with the team winning advancing to the semis. Mendis was severe on him as he bowled short and also didn t have any help from pitch made life tougher. The best part about Dhawan's innings was the sheer effortlessness with which he shifted gears. Australia got out of jail once with rain saving them when they were against the ropes in their match with the Black Caps but rain would then rob them of an nearly certain ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:38

The Lions must now move on to face the Crusaders on Saturday - a side boasting a flawless 14 wins from 14 Super Rugby matches this term. "I don't think that there's anyone in that squad that we weren't expecting", he said. The Lions made the most of the mistake and pushed the ball out wide where they had a big overlap but centre Jared Payne was deemed to have out his hand in touch before putting the ball down over the try line.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:29

Captain Virat Kohli was also impressed by Hardik Pandya and made a special mention about him while praising the team's batting performance. Yuvraj smashed 53 off 32 balls and was declared as the "Man of the Match". Amid heavy security at the West Midlands ground, a minute's silence was held before the match for the victims of the London Bridge attacks on Saturday night.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:30

That deficit is no more. Predators coach Peter Laviolette seemed to think Sissons would escape suspension. "I don't know what he was trying to do". "I missed a couple shots that I probably don't want to miss", the fully-bearded Wisconsinite said after practice on Wednesday morning. "Those are your only two choices".

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:28

Bolton boss Phil Parkinson has emerged as a possible contender to succeed Garry Monk as manager of Leeds United. One to which he believes can guide the modern day dressing, in football. Former Newcastle boss Alan Pardew is now the favorite to get the job while it has been confirmed that former Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri is not in the running.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:28

The New York Mets' season hasn't lived up to its promise with pitching struggles derailing a team tipped to compete for a place in the playoffs, and the pressure seems to have become too much for their mascot, Mr Met . The Mets said another person was doing Mr. Met . They did not say what type of disciplinary action the mascot would face, though many on Twitter said Mr.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:28

Henderson is still driving the ball well and her scoring statistics are similar to last season. She was visibly frustrated after missing a few short birdie putts around the turn and finished with a 71. "I think it's the best way to set up a golf course and get low scores". "I think just a great golf course and great condition". The full-time Symetra Tour player from Orangeville, Ont., was five strokes off the lead at 7-under 137.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:29

Pekka Rinne has been up and down and up again this post-season. It is hard to go against the home team's unbeaten record in this series, particularly because the host has also won all four so far by two goals or more. So... game time is 7pm... "When you give a puck to a player like that with speed, he can do risky things", Crosby's linemate Jake Guentzel said of the play that got the Penguins off to a running start.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:24

One year on, the 20-year-old whose blistering groundstrokes have drawn gasps of wonder from the crowd, is into a first grand slam final after a 7-6, 3-6, 6-3 win over Timea Bacsinszky and she has a live chance of winning it. I just take it like a big day, a big match. "She's hitting very strong balls". "He actually called my mum". Bacsinszky pounced as Ostapenko's radar misfired to break for 4-3 in the second set before the Latvian gifted it to her with a double fault on set point.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:21

Dick Advocaat's third spell in charge of The Netherlands meanwhile began with a 5-0 rout of minnows Luxembourg , Switzerland maintained their ideal record after six games with a 2-0 win at Faroe Islands, and Belgium stayed on course with a 2-0 win at Estonia.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:21

As soon as Tony Martin set off, however, it was clear that time was in danger, with Der Panzerwagen quick off the mark, and riding aggressively on the downhill sections and into the technical corners. 'Of course it's always nice to win races. The 32-year-old Tasmanian also won the Tour Down Under in January. Froome and Porte will battle it out again in the mountains on Saturday, on a famed climb they both know very well.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:21

The Cleveland Browns have been the laughing stock of the entire league for the better part of ten years and it shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. Hopefully Powell did not throw a curve ball once he took the pitchers mound at Progressive Field. During his time with the Seahawks , Powell appeared in eight games, playing exclusively on special teams, making a total of three tackles.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:20

James, who is averaging a triple-double in the 2017 Finals (32 points, 12.3 rebounds, 10.3 assists), and the Cavs edged the Warriors in Game 7 previous year after falling behind 3-1, becoming the first team to ever overcome such a deficit in the Finals.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:19

It is the fewest games the 31-year-old Nadal has lost on his way to the last four on the Paris clay. "I don't expect myself to play as bad as I played in the third", said Djokovic after the defeat. Since Djokovic defeated Andy Murray in the Roland Garros final a year ago, he suffered a third round loss at Wimbledon. Tough call, but it seems only a miracle would prevent the nine-time French Open victor from snagging title No.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:17

Cespedes will start one of the two games against Atlanta in what will be his first action since suffering a strained left hamstring against the Braves on April 27. It is a tough injury to deal with, as there is no clear timetable for each player. Cespedes began a rehab assignment May 26 but experienced tightness in his right quad after his first game, and the team shut him down for several days.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:15

Arsène Wenger described winning his seventh FA Cup as one of the proudest moments of his career because of the criticism he faced this season, before going on to criticise some of the supporters who would like him removed for creating a hostile environment in matches.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:15

He won't be winning a popularity contest with Cavaliers fans anytime soon after referring to them as "just rude" on Thursday. "My mom can hold her own", Green said. Unclear what was said to set the whole thing off. but things got heated and there was some shoving. "We ALL APOLOGIZED-NO WORRIES". His style of play tends to rankle fans of opposing teams, and he feeds into it with a facetiously villainous persona.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:13

Cleveland had looked like they might prevail when they were ahead by six points with three minutes to play, but Kevin Durant led the Warriors on an impressive 11-0 run to close out the game . Durant's sheer talent and uncanny ability to hit shots at key moments has been the difference maker for a Warriors team that have raced out to a 3-0 lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the best-of-seven NBA Finals.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:12

Murray, always an excellent analyst in defeat, said that his relative lack of matches coming in might have been a factor, and that Wawrinka's level in the decider was just too hot to handle. The way I was trying to keep my line, trying to keep being aggressive, keep going even if I lost a lot of points by some incredible defense from him.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:09

The Warriors' 15 straight Playoff wins are a postseason record in the four major professional team sports, breaking the mark of the National Hockey League franchise Pittsburgh Penguins from 1992 and 1993 (14). Durant, though, was not going to be denied. For the Golden State Warriors , it's making history or more millions. While LeBron is averaging 32 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists per game so far for the finals, which is astronomical he simply can't do it on his own.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:10

Which is why it takes some effort, a miracle or two - or three - for an "outsider' to achieve success in a Grand Slam". Fourth seed Nadal is aiming to win a record 10th title at Roland Garros having become just the fifth man to reach 10 semi-finals at a single Grand Slam in the Open era.