by | May 11, 2017 | 08:29

THE Cleveland Cavaliers maintained its fine run, defeating the Raptors, 115-94, in Game Three of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Friday in Toronto (Saturday, Manila time ). He's won three championships the past six seasons and helped the city of Cleveland celebrate its first championship in decades a year ago when he willed the Cavs to overcome a 3-1 deficit against the Golden State Warriors .

by | May 11, 2017 | 08:31

Batting stars Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and Villiers between them could only muster 15 runs - the second time they had recorded their lowest aggregate in a match in two weeks - and once more against the Knight Riders. Reflecting on his mantle as the unlikely dual holder of a batting record, Narine said: "I'm surprised too". Narine clobbered six sixes in his 17-ball blitz, including three in a row off the bowling of fellow West Indies spinner Samuel Badree.

by | May 11, 2017 | 08:21

Ronaldo's hat-trick was his second against Real's city rivals, this season, having scored one during another 3-0 victory at the Vicente Calderon in La Liga. The hosts' first scoring opportunity came in the seventh minute as Dani Carvajal danced into the box and saw his shot saved back into the middle by Jan Oblak, though Karim Benzema's follow-up shot was blocked.

by | May 11, 2017 | 08:14

I'm not enjoying that, honestly. And while most games were draws, the losses without a win to answer made it harder to ignore. "I really don't care about it". "We always have hope - hope dies last", Xhaka told British media. "I think the top four is done and dusted". Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has rubbished claims that the club are looking to appoint a director of football and said he would be unwilling to work with one at the club.

by | May 11, 2017 | 08:14

I've tried to help the team on and off the pitch. "I've not thrown my toys out of the pram, I've not made a big fuss about it but, of course, I'm a football player and I want to play football". He had never lost a competitive game against rival coach Arsene Wenger in nearly 13 years. A Bilbao side coached by Marcelo Bielsa defeated a United team who had reached the Champions League final the season before 5-3 on aggregate in the Europa League last 16 before losing to Atletico Madrid in ...

by | May 11, 2017 | 08:01

Anderson, who started all season long but came off the bench to start the third quarter in Game 4, said he expects to do the same in Game 5. Ginobili finished with 12 points and had a game-sealing block of a Harden 3-point attempt at the end of overtime.

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:57

Walter Mazzarri felt luck was against Watford as a wonderstrike from Emre Can, coupled with the width of the Liverpool crossbar, denied the Hornets anything from tonight's game at Vicarage Road. "I saw the space and then I ran behind then". "We scored a fantastic goal", he said . "That meant there was more pressure on us because if we hadn't done our job then the other teams dropping points wouldn't have meant anything".

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:55

They were walking the streets with heads low. "So finally they sing, they [swing] the scarves - it's nice for them". "But they are a big club". "I think the formation is good for the team", Gibbs told the club's website. Of course I want to play football". They surprised me in a positive way. "At the end of the day, if we go to Old Trafford and score the first goal , we are in the driving seat because if we score another one, they have to score two".

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:57

The Lightning wound up dealing him to the Los Angeles Kings midseason, where he finished the year with an 18-15-5 record between the two squads. "Ben has proven that he is one of the elite goaltenders in the NHL", Stars general manager Jim Nill said.

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:47

The Black Cats find themselves cut adrift at the bottom of the table, with David Moyes' side trailing 17th placed Hull City by 13 points with four games to play. We now know we have to put a plan in place, and I have to look and see there's a plan to get us bouncing back up. "We need to improve, both on and off the field, and despite the bitter disappointment of today, there is a strong determination to do so throughout the club".

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:32

He wears No. 13, bats right-handed and hits towering home runs, just like his idol. "Eighteen, 19 games is a lot of games over the course of a 162-game season". The bad blood between the two teams did not prompt a warning before the game. Again, the Red Sox responded swiftly. "Unfortunately, the bottom line is 4-5 is not what you're looking to do on the homestand against good teams".

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:23

Sergio Ramos , Real Captain had this to say, " It seems like here we have grown up in Beverly Hills . When the match got complicated this team showed personality and went for the goal", Ramos said. Even by their standards, Real are on the verge of completing the most glorious season in the club's decorated history. Centre-backs Raphael Varane and Pepe have both shaken off niggles, but the latter has not played for a month and Zinedine Zidane may well err on the side of caution.

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:10

As a fan of both Star Wars and the Clippers, you won't believe how many times I've messed this up. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wears Star Wars themed socks as he meets with his Irish counterpart, Taoiseach Enda Kenny, during his visit on May 4, 2017 to Montreal, Quebec.

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:11

Here are some notes and stats from the first three rounds. Clemson cornerback Cordrea Tankersley became the third member of the National Champion Tigers to be drafted when he was chosen in the third round as the 97th overall pick. Cleveland Browns - Former Browns player Josh Cribbs and season ticket members, along with alumni, will announce picks from Cedar Point Amusement Park.

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:07

The 28-year-old hasn't boxed since beating Wladimir Klitschko in November 2015 and is now without a boxing licence, but he has been training in Spain in an attempt to get back into the ring. "I'm sure it's a dream for him and it's great that we are all leaping up and down". Joshua's next move in the sport is not clear, with a number of men lining up for their shot against the undefeated 27-year-old.

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:03

Canelo was the better fighter with the sharper execution landing the bigger punches over the course of the entire one-sided affair that ended with three judges' scores of 120-108. Boxing needs stars, and the best way to create them is to showcase them in big fights in front of large, mainstream audiences. Alvarez improved to 49-1-1 with his only loss coming against Floyd Mayweather in 2013.

by | May 11, 2017 | 07:00

The Russian said she did not realize the drugs she had been using for the past 10 years was declared a banned substance by WADA on January 1 2016. There have also been invitations to play in Madrid and Rome, while Sharapova will find out next month whether she will receive a wild card for the French Open.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:56

The first three minutes of overtime were trash at best, as the two severely worn out teams failed to score a single point. Heading into the postseason, this question would have sounded like insane talk, comparing the impact of the Spurs losing starting point guard Tony Parker (six-time All Star, four-time National Basketball Association champion) to the Rockets losing backup center Nene (solid leader, low post scorer and great all-around guy), but that was before Nene established ...

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:47

A pair of Harden free throws with 54.1 seconds to play staked the Rockets to a two-point lead, but Ginobili answered with a tough, running one-handed layup to knot the game at 101 with 34.1 seconds remaining. Without that epic performance, we may not even be talking about the Rockets in this round. Their series, just like the other three in the NBA's conference semifinals, hasn't provided much in the way of must-see moments.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:44

They picked up shots on 10 of the opening 11 holes in a blistering start before Kisner's late heroics kept them in contention for the title. This was doubly frustrating for them due to their history in team play at the Ryder Cup and the fact that Rose won on this course just two years ago.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:42

The team said a timeline for his return will be determined later. Parker had an MRI exam after sustaining the injury on Wednesday as the Spurs evened their Western Conference second-round series against the Houston Rockets with a 121-96 victory.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:28

The two top diplomats shook hands for reporters during a brief photo opp before their meeting, and as reporters began to shout questions, Tillerson waved them off and made a brief statement. In an interview last week, Trump once again refused to blame Russian Federation for attempting to influence the 2016 election through hacking and other means, despite an overwhelming consensus by U.S.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:27

From the first minute, we will be clear in our game plan". "In these semifinals we are the only one who are not champions in their domestic league". Gone are the days when teams just go out and try to defend away from home, it used to happen, then you'd bring them back to Anfield or bring them back to Old Trafford, and beat them at home, but I just don't think there's any relevance.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:27

Wallace then went on to add that his best game at Rangers was also the 3-2 win over Celtic in the Old Firm derby in March 2012. Frustrations were already boiling over in the stands and they erupted in appalling fashion as the champions wheeled away to celebrate, with a Rangers fan leaping from the Govan Stand to confront Celtic skipper Scott Brown.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:26

Kluber, normally prone to slow starts, has a 5.06 ERA through 37 1/3 innings over 6 starts in 2017. An AL Cy Young victor in 2014 and an All-Star last season during the Indians' run to the World Series, Kluber has been dealing with back issues since spring training.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:26

I love you! Let [redacted] know how much I love her! Why does Hernandez write , " You're rich ", in the note? Hernandez emphasized his love for Jenkins-Hernandez and continued, "We split into two to come change the world". Reports say that the two other notes that Hernandez wrote before committing suicide were addressed to his daughter and another close friend in prison, with whom Hernandez was reported to be in an intimate relationship.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:20

The Tigers are now playing a four-game series against the defending World Series runners-up. Kluber left Tuesday night's game against the Detroit Tigers because of back discomfort. "I felt pretty good in the offseason". Avila's single later in the inning drove in Justin Upton and gave the Tigers a four-run lead. Once that inning was over, the Indians went with Miller and Allen the rest of the way.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:22

His first came in 2010 with Super Saver . Already well connected in the business world, Anthony Bonomo hooked up with trainer Todd Pletcher to prepare an entry for the Kentucky Derby. "I wanted to make sure we got out of there running and get the position we want to have", Velazquez said. That's the longest it has taken a Derby victor to be a first-time victor since Broker's Tip captured the 1933 Derby as a maiden.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:20

This rare overlap was on full display Tuesday night: Their comfortable, methodical 106-95 Game 1 victory over the Jazz 1 was largely overshadowed by the Celtics' thrilling overtime win against the Wizards. For the second consecutive playoff game, all five starters scored in double figures, led by Curry's 22 points. The runaway allowed the Warriors to give Curry the fourth quarter off after he tweaked his left ankle on a drive to the hoop late in the third period.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:07

Kendrick Perkins was traded by the Celtics to Oklahoma City during the 2010-11 season, and the Thunder almost faced Allen's Miami Heat in the NBA Finals in 2014. Ray Allen has had some bad luck with social media. I was initially hurt by the way everything went down. "I don't have no beef with none of my teammates.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:07

The crucial moment came at 1-0 in the first-leg in the 72 minute, when the game was still in the balance. Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim will need to contemplate a few changes of his own if they are going to have any chance of causing an upset in Wednesday's return fixture.

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:02

Louis is now ranked dead-last in the playoffs (including teams who have been eliminated), operating at an efficiency rate of 42.7 percent. Game 3 presents a clean slate for the Caps' #70, while a return home could see Fleury take yet another step towards a potential Conn Smythe trophy (yeah, yeah, it's only the second round, but still).

by | May 11, 2017 | 06:01

The Washington Wizards have stormed back in their second-round playoff series with consecutive wins against the Boston Celtics , which obviously led to different attitudes after the game. What time does the Boston Celtics vs. Washington Wizards Game 4 Start? Being a shot away from splitting in Boston gives the Wizards confidence they can win there.

by | May 11, 2017 | 05:58

I tried to win. It was the first time Wenger had beaten Mourinho in 13 top-flight attempts and the beaten former Chelsea manager was keen to point out how unusual such a run is against another high-profile boss. "So finally today they sing, they (swing) the scarves - it's nice for them". It left United four points adrift of fourth place with three games to go.

by | May 11, 2017 | 05:45

That enhances the emphasis placed upon the Europa League and Mourinho's squad will be roared on by a huge following if they go through to the showpiece to play either Ajax or Lyon. Since winning the league with Chelsea in 2015, Mourinho has failed to reach the heights of his esteemed past. "It is not manager against manager", he said .