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Sports LeBron James continues Playoff domination as Cavs win again
Author: 0 LeBron James continues Playoff domination as Cavs win again

In all three games against the Raptors he has hit that points total. The Cavaliers took a two-point lead into the fourth quarter and took command of the game with a 20-3 run. The team fared surprisingly well, going 14-7 in his absence. The Cavaliers went into the fourth quarter with a 2 point lead. "We tried to mix it up and in the fourth quarter, he got out of rhythm".

Sports The Senators' Dion Phaneuf absolutely leveled Bryan Rust with a brutal hit
Author: 0 The Senators' Dion Phaneuf absolutely leveled Bryan Rust with a brutal hit

But what I love about this group of players is no one's looking for excuses, everybody's looking for answers. He's helped us win games here down the stretch. Schultz registered a career-high 51 points during the regular season and had been leading the team in ice time this spring. Still, that pace can bring about some danger, as Bryan Rust found out when he got Phaneuf'd early in the first period.

Sports Champions League final available to all licensees
Author: 0 Champions League final available to all licensees

BT Sport's Twitter account confirmed the news yesterday, saying they will be live streaming the Europa League and Champions League finals on YouTube . But I have my medal, and more importantly than that, I have my memories. "Our users love football, so we're seriously excited to bring BT Sport's ground-breaking coverage of these two massive games LIVE on YouTube , for a second year running", commented YouTube's Senior Director in EMEA, Stephen Nuttall.

Sports Kwesi Appiah expresses gratitude to Ghanaians
Author: 0 Kwesi Appiah expresses gratitude to Ghanaians

A former global defender, the 56-year-old has returned as Ghana coach on a two-year contract replacing Israeli Avram Grant. Other appointments include Stephen Appiah who has been appointed as the Team's Technical Coordinator. Kwasi Appiah also noted his call-ups will be based on merit, indicating plans to build his team around youthful players. "That is the target given to him and we all hope he will be able to do that".

Author: 0 Nadal through to last-16 in Rome after Almagro injury

But I am not going to do a calendar to try to be No. 1. "I'm not sure. I talk to Wimbledon organisers, but apparently they are keeping that grand slam on grass and have refused to play that tournament on clay". Thiem overcame American Sam Querrey in an absorbing three-set contest to maintain his brilliant recent run of results on clay. "I think he's watched Rafa and seen the awesome form Rafa's in, and realised he'd have no chance of beating him on a surface on which Rafa has always ...

Sports Pochettino staying at Spurs, no buyout clause in contract
Author: 0 Pochettino staying at Spurs, no buyout clause in contract

The Argentinian, however, dismissed speculation he could leave Tottenham this summer. "But it's important we don't forget about how much we have done". That is the reality. "It's down to the type of players that you buy". There was Dele Alli who chose to come here instead of to another club, but we took a big risk with Dele Alli.

Sports Ruthless Kane helps Spurs thrash Leicester 6-1
Author: 0 Ruthless Kane helps Spurs thrash Leicester 6-1

Harry Kane's four goals vaulted him over Romelu Lukaku in the race for the Premier League golden boot. Harry Kane boosted his chances of winning the Golden Boot after scoring four as Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Leicester City 6-1 at the King Power Stadium this evening.

Author: 0 Cavs rout Celtics 117-104 in Eastern Conerence finals Game 1

Kevin Love absolutely burned the Celtics in Game 1 . He took my phone, looked at it, then sent me to Love, still icing his feet at his locker. "With a team like that, the defending champions, you can't let them hit first". "We need some of those things, so I would expect him to continue to play a large role for us in this series". "And whatever guys are doing, we try to ride the hot hand and everyone else will fill in".

Sports Benzema slams Valbuena over sex-tape saga
Author: 0 Benzema slams Valbuena over sex-tape saga

Benzema and former buddy Valbuena. Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has slammed his former global teammate Mathieu Valbuena for telling lies regarding the infamous sex tape scandal. The 29-year-old also appeared to hit out at the decision on social media after he liked an Instagram image of his own skill against three Atletico Madrid defenders , whose faces were replaced by Deschamps, Giroud and former France prime minister Manuel Valls, who said in December 2015 that the striker had "no ...

Author: 0 Raptors' season ends with loss to LeBron James, Cavaliers - again

Game 5 is Tuesday night in San Antonio. "They have good players, even without Kyle", Lue added. "We knew once we were healthy we could go on runs like this", Lue said. Throughout the 2015-16 season, Toronto was home to a team brimming with confidence as they made their way to their first conference finals just weeks after notching their first 50-win campaign.

Author: 0 English soccer introduces retrospective bans for simulation

Any player unanimously found guilty of diving would be given a suspension. Robert Snodgrass apologised after winning a penalty against Crystal Palace Harry Kane dived to win a penalty in the north London derby Who will decide if it was a dive or foul? If a charge of " Successful Deception of a Match Official " is proven, then the Independent Regulatory Commission will have the ability to rescind the caution or dismissal received by the opposing player.

Sports Belief in Wenger on the line in race for Champions League spot
Author: 0 Belief in Wenger on the line in race for Champions League spot

Wenger continues to be hounded by the "Wenger Out" brigade who have held numerous protests in recent months. Mesut Ozil has admitted that he is not very enthusiastic about Arsenal's new formation. Wenger was unsure whether Sanchez, heavily linked with a summer move away from the Emirates , was going to be fit for last night's match at home to Sunderland but his gamble to play the striker paid off as he struck twice to see off the relegated Black Cats.

Author: 0 Maria Sharapova Posts Allusive Retort After French Open Rejection

Sharapova has competed at three events since returning to competitive tennis following her 15-month suspension for testing positive for meldonium, a sanction that was reduced from two years by the Court for Arbitration of Sport (CAS). Sharapova was not able to acquire enough ranking points to secure an automatic place in qualifying for the tournament in Paris and so was reliant on a wildcard, with FFT president Bernard Giudicelli hinting that the rejection was due to her recent ban.

Sports Gisele Bundchen says Tom Brady suffered concussions during career
Author: 0 Gisele Bundchen says Tom Brady suffered concussions during career

Tom Brady's wife, Gisele Bundchen, admitted in an interview Wednesday morning that her husband has suffered concussions throughout his career, including one previous year. "I'm most surprised that people think it's really news that an National Football League player had a concussion but it wasn't diagnosed and it wasn't reported", he said Wednesday from the VA-sponsored Brain Trust conference at Harvard Medical School.

Sports Nelson event ends an era, LPGA Tour has battle for No. 1
Author: 0 Nelson event ends an era, LPGA Tour has battle for No. 1

That is because there are only two par 5's on the course compared to four par 3's, along with a pair of par 4's that eclipse the 500 yard mark - those being the 528-yard 3rd hole and 504-yard 15th. "I feel that last year was a big confidence booster for my chances this year, because I had chance (to win) on Sunday ". At 21, Kim was the youngest victor in Players Championship history.

Sports Dirk Kuyt scores the most important goals of Feyenoord's season
Author: 0 Dirk Kuyt scores the most important goals of Feyenoord's season

A win at home to Heracles would hand Feyenoord their first title of the 21st century. No need to fear though, especially not when Dirk is around. Thousands of fans in the city center watched on large screens and roared in delight after Kuyt's early opener and again 11 minutes later.

Sports Germany makes 6 new call-ups for Confed Cup, rests stars
Author: 0 Germany makes 6 new call-ups for Confed Cup, rests stars

It had always been reported that several of Germany's biggest names will be rested during the tournament in Russian Federation. However, Juve midfielder Sami Khedira has not been included in Joachim Low's squad. "Our main goal is to bring all the individual players up to a world class level". 'There is a lot of talk in Germany about whether the Confederations Cup makes sense or not.

Sports Braves awaits Freeman's test tests; pitch struck his wrist
Author: 0 Braves awaits Freeman's test tests; pitch struck his wrist

For now, Pillar will have to await the decision of the Major League Baseball, as they are reportedly looking into the incident, which could lead to a short suspension for the Blue Jays' best player in 2017. In 2012, former Toronto shortstop Yunel Escobar received a three-game suspension from the team after he played a game with an anti-gay slur written in Spanish on his eye-black stickers.

Author: 0 Celtics' Isaiah Thomas makes All-NBA second team

In his MVP-caliber season, Harden set career-highs in scoring 29.1 points per game, which is the 2nd highest in the National Basketball Association right now. In his return year, he put up an astounding per contest average of 29 points, 11.2 assists, and 8.1 rebounds. Finalists for other awards, including Most Valuable Player , rookie of the year , defensive player of the year , sixth man, most improved player and coach of the year will be announced Friday night.

Author: 0 Vettel still confident despite Hamilton's win at Spanish GP

The Mercedes driver crossed the line 3.4 seconds clear of Vettel, while his teammate Valtteri Bottas, who won the last race in Russian Federation (his first ever win), had to retire after his engine gave up on Lap 38. "I was really happy, but then I looked down and (saw) I'd lost an bad lot of time, so I wasn't that happy because the real fight was with Lewis", Vettel said.

Author: 0 Celtics' Isaiah Thomas: 'I can't be allowed to be held and grabbed'

The damage by the end of the quarter: a Washington 90-68 lead and the fourth straight game in which the team has built a huge advantage against the top seed in the East. Defensively, the Wizards found a solution to Thomas, who was held to 13 points on 3-of-8 shooting. In fact, after the Markieff Morris injury midway through Game 1 , many pundits thought it would be nearly impossible based on the team's performance after he got hurt (and facing the status of potentially being out for more ...

Author: 0 How Antonio Conte and Chelsea F.C. are changing the Premier Leauge

Conte acknowledged that changing the formation from 4-2-3-1 to 3-4-3 after two consecutive losses to Liverpool (1-2) and Arsenal (0-3) in September was the turning point for his side. We've won the title but that doesn't mean that the team can not get better. "When you work hard it's important to celebrate and then to prepare in the right way the final of the FA Cup, because we have the opportunity to fight to win the double and we must be ready to do this".

Sports Sharapova says she'll 'rise up again' after French Open snub
Author: 0 Sharapova says she'll 'rise up again' after French Open snub

Sharapova's original two-year ban, which began at last year's Australian Open, was later reduced to 15 months by the CAS, which decided that her continued use of meldonium after it had been added to the list of banned substances had not been an intentional violation.

Sports Mata eager for Man United to build momentum
Author: 0 Mata eager for Man United to build momentum

Wednesday's instalment of Premier League action sees Southampton welcome Manchester United to St Mary's Stadium (19:45). United visits Southampton on Wednesday before entertaining Crystal Palace on the season's final day and while there is nothing riding on the games, Mata says he and his team-mates can not afford to take them lightly.

Author: 0 Energized Ducks even Western finals, beat Predators 5-3

Especially not on home ice. Nashville broke through with a pair of third-period goals, rallying past the Ducks 2-1 on Tuesday to take a two-games-to-one lead in the Western Conference finals. Filip Forsberg making a terrific play behind the net to find Ryan Ellis in the slot. It also ended an 0-for-20 drought on power plays in the last seven games for Anaheim .