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Steph Curry's three-pointers festival sinks LeBron James' Cavaliers

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Then, Steph happened. And when the Warriors put the ball in the hands of their best player, good things tend to happen. "So I got off the ball, trusted my teammates". Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said the team understands the series will be a short one if they can not win in Cleveland. Playing for MI against North Carolina in the 1993 championship game, Webber called a timeout when the Wolverines didn't have one, drawing a technical foul. Read More »

Warriors forward Iguodala has 'good chance' to play Finals game three

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The Cavs and Warriors are set to square off in Game 3 of The Finals. The Warriors opened as five-point favorites; the total is at 217, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark. If they don't, the noise regarding James leaving Cleveland for a new team will likely only grow louder. He was like, 'What you on?' and I'm like, 'What you mean what I'm on? Curry almost stepped on the extended legs of Kendrick Perkins , a 6-foot-10 big man of the Cavs. Read More »

Sharapova turns on the style in France

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The last time Sharapova beat Williams was in 2004. "We are both on a comeback for two totally different reasons, and she's been on her journey for over a year and I just started mine a couple months ago", Williams told the media after her routine win. Read More »

Super Eagles lose after poor first half

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A second goal did finally arrive with six minutes remaining until half time, though, as Eric Dier won possession in midfield before giving the ball to Kane, who exchanged passes with Sterling and drilled a ferocious finish through Uzoho from the edge of the box. Read More »

Aston Villa lose out on promotion to Premier League

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I believe what we're doing here is something special". Grealish himself had a chance to level the game up just before the hour mark when the creative midfielder waltzed his way through the entire Fulham defence and created a one-on-one opportunity with Marcus Bettinelli , but his shot was inaccurate and the keeper was able to make the save. Read More »

How to Watch the Stanley Cup Finals Online

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I used to be a huge "let the boys play" kinda guy when it came to officiating, but following the 2004 lockout and seeing what the game could be when low-skill, low-speed players weren't allowed to make elite players slog through sticks, arms and cross-checks, that went out the window. Read More »

Warriors confirm Iguodala to miss NBA Finals opener

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In tight situations this postseason, head coach Tyronn Lue has gone back to the players he knows and trusts, even if their ceiling is lower than some of their younger, less experienced teammates. Even though the Warriors entered the fourth quarter with a six-point lead, it certainly didn't feel like the game was over, as it often does following third quarters involving the Warriors. Read More »

LeBron James admits he asked Cavaliers not to trade Kyrie Irving

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Instead of trying to take a game winning shot or pass the ball to a teammate, Smith ran down the clock and fired a pass to Hill with less than a second left in the game. "I guess the rule is you can review - you can review the call if it's inside or outside the restricted, is the rule that I know", Lue said. "I thought I read that play just as well as I read any play in my career defensively", James said. Read More »

Watch LeBron James’ Tense Exchange With Reporter Over J.R. Smith Gaffe

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But James himself is now out here admitting that he called up the Cavaliers' brass in hopes of preventing an Irving trade last summer. "I seen the drive, I was outside the charge line, stepped in and took the contact". Smith denied that interpretation, insisting he knew the game was tied . "I guess the rule is you can review - you can review the call if it's inside or outside the restricted, is the rule that I know ", Lue said. Read More »

LeBron James scores 51 points but Warriors beat Cavs in game one

With a healthy Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving in last year's Finals, the team was dominated by the Warriors and lost in 5 games. But despite all that, it's J.R. With 34 seconds left in overtime and the Warriors holding on to a 11-point lead, Curry had his layup attempt blocked by James. While Lue was expressing his frustration to the media, McCutchen was inside the officials' locker room with the officiating crew, watching the play frame-by-frame and discussing the adjudication of one ... Read More »

Serena Williams Turns Things Around Against Ashleigh Barty

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The first set showed the advantage of playing regular competitive tennis on the circuit. The very first game featured an ace at 112 m.p.h., and when it ended with Pliskova netting a backhand, the chair umpire intoned, "Jeu, Madame Williams", - French for "Game, Mrs. Read More »

What time does Game 1 of the NBA Finals start?

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Said Warriors coach Steve Kerr on Wednesday: "He's frustrated". Cavaliers head coach agreed with Green's summation of the final seconds of regulation. In an exclusive interview with Rachel Nichols of ESPN , James said for the first time that he opposed the idea of trading Kyrie Irving . James was well outside the area, and the Cavs didn't buy the explanation. Read More »

Kevin Love of Cleveland Cavaliers out of concussion protocol, available to play

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Or do they really? "I think both teams are going to be a little hyper, a little on edge, because this is what this moment brings". Being able to sign two top of the line players in free agency this summer has always been the goal of Lakers bosses Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka, but it will likely take more than just Paul George as a running mate for LeBron to choose the Lakers. Read More »

Serena Williams keeps controversial ‘Black Panther’ suit

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Three-time champion Serena Williams will make her eagerly-awaited return to Grand Slam tennis on Tuesday with a French Open first-round match against Kristyna Pliskova on Court Philippe Chatrier. "I lost the first set, and I thought, 'I've got to try harder". "It's disappointing, because I was well and truly in the match.at the end of the day, I gave it a crack and it wasn't enough". Read More »

Andre Iguodala to miss Game 1 of NBA Finals with leg contusion

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The team was +360 when they played the San Antonio Spurs in the 2007 NBA Finals, sportsoddhistory.com noted. "My concern is how can I impact this series to help my team win a championship". Tucker. "It's as simple as that". As bad luck would have it, Paul suffered a hamstring strain in Game 5. Gordon might be right. The Warriors beat the Cavs in 2015, before Cleveland stormed back from a 3-1 deficit to take the title in 2016. Read More »

Ex-Piston Thomas: LeBron a 'much better' player than Jordan

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The "Big 3" Boston Celtics , Paul George's upstart Indiana Pacers, Derrick Rose's promising Chicago Bulls, and recently, the 59-win Toronto Raptors. That is a tall order considering the defending champions have scored at least 100 points in 13 of their 17 playoff games. That Cavs' team had Kyrie Irving as their No.2 scorer, and they were facing a Warriors' team that had yet to sign Kevin Durant. Read More »

Rockets' Paul recruiting LeBron to Houston

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First, Van Gundy is paid to deliver blunt opinions, and often does, regardless of marketing considerations. In addition to the Rockets' longstanding interest in free agent-to-be LeBron James , another noteworthy longtime target of general manager Daryl Morey is Paul George, two league sources told Rockets Wire. Read More »

Ovechkin, Holtby shine in Game 7, Caps beat Lightning 4-0

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Deryk Engelland has also, quite shockingly, been one of their top defenders after completely reinventing himself as a player this year. In some ways, his run to the promised land is as unlikely as Vegas'. Devante Smith-Pelly had three hits, including one on Dan Girardi that felled both the Lightning defenceman and the Capital that had been pursuing him. Read More »

Sharing over shooting: How the Warriors passed by the Rockets

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The Warriors open Game 1 against the Cavaliers as a 12-point favorite, which is tied for the widest point spread for a Finals game since 1991. Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni specifically mentioned how Houston failed to combat the Warriors' third quarter surge without the nine-time All-Star point guard in the lineup. Read More »

Warriors sink ice-cold Rockets, head back to Finals

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The 37 misses from deep are a playoff record. Do the math and this year's series marks the first "fourmatch". All great teams , but none of them had LeBron. ESPN's Conference Finals coverage averaged a 6.3 metered market rating, up 37 percent from the same matchup in the Eastern Conference Finals previous year and up 34 percent from its Western Conference Finals coverage in 2017. Read More »

Rockets' Chris Paul a game-time decision for Game 7, says coach

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James was asked during the 2015 NBA Finals what's the most minutes he could see himself playing in a game with the championship on the line. The Warriors won 115-86. Korver said. "But we got 23 on our side". It was tough. We expected, you know, more. Gilbert's and James' brief exchange before the trophy presentation on Sunday night - the Cavs star barely acknowledged the owner as he made his way toward the dais - only fueled the narrative of the pair's rocky relationship. Read More »

Griffins have connections to Vegas and Washington in Stanley Cup Finals

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I don't think they were that far away the last few years. Alex Tuch was watching the son of an assistant coach play, but a lot of other people at the ballpark were watching him. And the men who run the hockey departments for those two teams - George McPhee of the Golden Knights and Brian MacLellan of the Capitals - have a relationship that dates back more than 40 years to their days of playing minor hockey in Guelph, Ont. Read More »

LeBron James leads Cavaliers into National Basketball Association finals

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The whole world witnessed another stellar performance from LeBron James . He clearly admires and respects Tatum's game, and he wanted to convey that message. After the series loss, Celtics coach Brad Stevens was asked about defending the generational talent. The positivity starts with Tatum, but it doesn't end there. Read More »

Super 8: LeBron James muscles his way back to the Finals

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Larry Nance Jr . added 10 points and 7 rebounds. 2007, the year he took a historically bad Cavaliers lineup to the NBA Finals. The Cavaliers will face the victor of Monday's Game 7 matchup in the West between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets . Read More »

Thompson scores 35, Warriors force Game 7 in West finals

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Golden State's stars did as they were supposed to with Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry taking turns hitting big shots and filling up the box score. Game 1 down there, we played a solid 48 minutes and got a win. Thousands of fans packed the Toyota Center for the Game 6 watch party. No Paul, no momentum. Read More »

Will This Be a Challengers NBA Finals?

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However, the Warriors and Cavaliers still have to be considered the favorites. "It sounds insane because of the talent of the Warriors, but just the way their switching defense has given Golden State problems over the years, that gives the Celtics confidence". Read More »

LeBron James smiled at Chris Paul's shimmy on Stephen Curry

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The Warriors slightly turned it around in the second quarter , outscoring Houston 29-22 to cut their deficit to 10 points at halftime. It's a brutal blow for a Rockets team sitting one win away from the NBA Finals. "And this is what we play for". When all three are firing like that, the Warriors are virtually unstoppable. Curry (the Warriors $201 million point guard) passed up the big shot, opting to trust Green to catch a pass and either stick a game victor or hit Klay Thompson ... Read More »

LeBron James dissects Chris Paul's Game 5 performance

Make no mistake: Much like in Game 4 , when Houston punched back after taking a couple of good, old-fashioned Warrior haymakers , the Rockets earned every bit of this victory. He started 30 games this season while Paul and James Harden dealt with injuries. Houston is 8-of-12 from 3-point range as a team, and James Harden has finally broken out of his slump. Read More »

Caroline Wozniacki praises Salah ahead of Champions League final

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The future of any player is not important. "That's what we are trying to do, create our own history", he stated. Cristiano Ronaldo has now won five in his great career, but even he could not argue that this was Bale's evening. "I had talks with other clubs and they didn't sound like a football club". Madrid will be desperate to keep their man as they look to continue their dominance over the rest of Europe. Read More »

LeBron, back in Boston, hoping to reach 8th-straight Finals

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Love, who missed a game in March with concussion symptoms, banged heads with Tatum and dropped to the court in the first quarter. He'll probably have to duplicate or surpass that Sunday for the Cavs to advance to a fourth-consecutive NBA Finals, because it's questionable whether the Cavs' second-leading scorer, Kevin Love , will even play in the game. Read More »

Ricciardo fastest as Verstappen crashes in FP3

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And from that, a chance to win. Webber's relationship with Vettel descended into turmoil during their five years together at Red Bull in which the Australian was beaten by his team-mate to four consecutive titles. "I thought a year ago Ferrari , new regulations, maybe they just got a few things right and then Mercedes with time, with the development, would just completely disappear again. Read More »

7 stats explaining how the Cavaliers won Game 6

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Added Jaylen Brown : "I expect it to be as loud as I've [heard] it. You know what I'm saying?" I'll do the same all day [Saturday] from before we leave to go to Boston, and then once we get into Boston I'll do that as well. The series is tied at 3-3 and Cleveland must win in Boston on Sunday to progress to the finals. The last team to represent the East in the Finals that didn't have James - the Celtics in 2010. Read More »

Starting Aron Baynes proves to be ‘right decision’ for Boston Celtics

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Those threes forced a Boston timeout with 1:40 left in the game, with both sides knowing that final nail hd been put in the coffin and there would indeed be a Game 7. “But we got Bron out with two-and-a-half minutes, and at the start of the fourth he wasnt ready to go. Marcus Morris , who has been a primary defender on James this series, said the Celtics saw that James was getting exhausted. Read More »