Wednesday August 23-rd, 2017

"I hope everybody says we have no chance".

The Warriors and Cavs are 1-1 wins apiece entering the trilogy of National Basketball Association championship rounds. Thomas had his front tooth knocked out in Game 1 of the conference semifinals against Washington, but it was a lingering hip in...

Underdog Cavs Insist They Have Plenty Of Bite For Finals

Of the 30 National Basketball Association teams that compete during the regular season, 16 teams , eight in the Eastern Conference and eight in the Western Conference, participate in the post-season playoffs leading up to the Finals . "He's movin...

Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

So the Celtics are definitely behind me in this tough situation, but I mean, nobody's going to feel sorry for me. If you don't want to rile up friends and relatives over the long weekend, you might also steer clear of the James-Jordan comparison....

Final: Cavaliers 112, Celtics 99

The Warriors are not a group given to bold predictions - well, Green is, but he's the outlier - and they are more cheeky than brash. He also rolled an ankle on a drive and bucket with 1:47 left in the third but was able to stay in the game .

Warriors sweep Spurs to third straight NBA Finals

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said he would not rush Ginobili into making a decision. Because of that it was Warriors 65, Spurs 51 at the half, and Curry and Durant each had 18 for Golden State; Kyle Anderson has 10 points to lead the Spurs .

Keys: Ducks at Predators, Game 6 Keys: Ducks at Predators, Game 6

The Predators took a 2-1 lead on Aberg's goal at 11:01 of the third period. Oh... and Anaheim is 2-0 when facing elimination this playoff season. Down 3-2 in the best-of-seven series , there is no turning back now. "So it's something we're focus...

Celtics star Isaiah Thomas unsure if he'll need hip surgery

Cleveland will now face off against the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals for the third year in a row. But it all evaporated. Miami was pushed to a Game 7 twice in the conference finals , by Boston in 2012 and in in 2013.

Trevor Daley: Trevor Daley gets ready for Cup Final debut Trevor Daley: Trevor Daley gets ready for Cup Final debut

The pesky Sens played a great game and had a great season, and no one expected them to get this far, said George Pretli after Thursday night's 3-2 Eastern Conference final loss to the defending Stanley Cup champs in Pittsburgh . You have to assum...

Cavs book finals rematch with Warriors

Many mock drafts had it the other way, given Oden's potential - he likely would've been the top pick a year earlier out of high school, but the 2006 draft was the first with the NBA's age requirement. Right from the start, things were clear. I also...

Bourdais has pelvis surgery; Davison to get his Indy ride Bourdais has pelvis surgery; Davison to get his Indy ride

I think I can go faster tomorrow. "I'm sure he'll be a good help to me whenever I may have some questions". Following a win in St. Petersburg, second in Long Beach and eighth at Barber Motorsports Park, Bourdais was leading the championship, but wa...

LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's NBA playoff scoring record

The Cavaliers are 7-0-1 ATS in their last 8 road games, 20-8 ATS in their last 28 games playing on 3 or more days rest and 8-2-1 ATS in their last 11 games overall. James has averaged 581 points per playoffs over his last six runs to the Finals, no...

Penguins hoping for reinforcements against Senators in Game 5

In a game 7, the win can go to anyone and the stakes are high. "Andy was huge tonight again". "They're obviously still the favourites, for a lot of people", Smith said of Sidney Crosby and Co. "When you're in the moment, you're just worrying abou...

Rooney 'more or less' decided on Man United future Rooney 'more or less' decided on Man United future

England's biggest club looks to be in the right hands now. Wayne Rooney has ruled out joining any Premier League club but Everton as he weighs up whether to leave Manchester United . Among the messages brought to the Friends Arena in Stockh...

LeBron James Makes History, Cavaliers Advance

The 2016 champion Cavaliers and the 2015 champion Warriors will battled for the crown for a third straight year in the best-of-seven starting at Golden State on Thursday. James told a press conference, posted by NBA TV on Twitter: "I wear the num...

The difference between the Warriors and Cavaliers this season is striking

It will be the third consecutive Finals to feature these two teams with the first two series being split. The Warriors offense was up 3-1 against this same Cavs team previous year before it all came crashing down. For the most part, the fans, at le...

Conte says he'll stay at Premier League champion Chelsea

They finished first in the league and won their first EPL title since 2014-2015 and have the chance to win the FA Cup for the first time since 2011-2012 this Saturday. 7 - of the 11 finals since the fixture returned to Wembley Stadium, this w...

'King' James reigns as Cavs book rubber match with Warriors

The Cavaliers star came into the game needing 28 points for the record and hit a 3-pointer in the third quarter against the Celtics to break it. Cleveland won by one on Christmas Day, Golden State prevailed by 35 on January 16. They ran roughsh...

Conte admits that staying long term at Chelsea difficult

If Mustafi can't play, it would likely force Wenger to give Per Mertesacker his first start of the season. Then followed two successive wins over non-league opposition, but the real test came in the semi-finals against Manchester City . The absenc...

Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4 Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

Oh, and we have to include this one too. "I don't think I've ever had four fouls in a game before in the first half, so my rhythm is kind of broken and you've got to figure out ways you can still help the team, and my team-mates said be aggressive,...

Will he play vs. Chelsea in FA Cup final? Will he play vs. Chelsea in FA Cup final?

The club said black armbands would be worn by the players in Saturday's final against Arsenal and that a donation would be made to a fund supporting the victims. Arsene Wenger has revealed that he has a double dilemma in terms of squad selection f...

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