By the time LeBron James walked out of the Cleveland Cavaliers' locker room following his indestructible performance in Game 6, the calendar had already turned to Saturday. Celtics: Tatum is the first rookie to have 10 or more playoff games with at least 20 points since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1970. Stevens noted Horford's shot attempts are likely going to be down if the Cavaliers are doubling him because he's passing more frequently as a result of the coverage.
The Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers slugged through Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals, but when all the bricks were done being chucked and the smoke had cleared, the conference crown remained with LeBron James. For James, it's an opportunity to extend the season for his hometown team and put off another summer of questions about his future. The Celtics want to make sure they are putting constant pressure on a weak defense, and they are simplifying things for their opponent ...
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah, left, and Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos , right, challenge for the ball during the Champions League Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Liverpool at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev , Ukraine, Saturday, May 26, 2018.
An IndyCar series champion and four times runner-up, Power delivered a cool, calculated drive on a sizzling hot day to reach Victory Lane, becoming the first Australian to win the famed race and giving owner Roger Penske his 17th Indy 500 success.
He finished February with a triple-double average, the oldest player to accomplish the feat in a calendar month. "I've loved Kyle ever since we made the trade to get him here" James said. The NBA tracks the movement of every player on the court, and one of the data points tacked is how fast a player moves throughout a game. James has appeared visibly exhausted multiple times during the Cavs' postseason run, bringing credence to the notion that he is dragging the aging Cavs to a fourth ...
Gazzetta del Sport is reporting that Chelsea is preparing to hire Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri , who remains under contract with the Serie A side. That being said, the Chelsea management have already started planning for the change and are aware of Sarri's transfer targets. After all the controversy this season over Antonio Conte's relationship with the Chelsea board, it is nearly inevitable for the Italian to part ways with the club.
Egypt's Youth and Sports Minister Khaled Abd El-aziz said on his Facebook page: "It is expected Salah will need 2 weeks for treatment". The whole of Liverpool Football Club and Egypt are with you. By the time he returned home on Sunday, Karius was still in turmoil as he tried to come to terms with his woeful display in the biggest game of his life.
His 36.5-inch max vertical would have placed him in the middle of the pack among the players invited to the National Basketball Association combine. According to Alex Kennedy of HoopsHype , Ball has lined up private workouts with the Warriors, Clippers and Lakers after an impressive showing Wednesday at the Pro Basketball Combine in NY.
Thompson shot 13 for 23 and 9 of 14 from deep as the Warriors responded from an early 17-point deficit to dominate James Harden and Houston the final three quarters , outscoring the Rockets 93-47 after trailing 39-22 at the end of the first.
Sri Lanka Cricket has pledged to cooperate fully with anti-corruption officers as the sport awaits the broadcast of an investigation by al-Jazeera that is understood to allege details of a plan to fix England's first Test match in Galle this November.
Over 150,000 outraged Liverpool fans have signed a petition to retroactively punish Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos after he was involved in a tussle with Mo Salah that left the latter with a suspected dislocated shoulder. I know I let them down. "He's got the whole summer to think about it and when you make mistakes in massive games like that they will be with you for the rest of your life, because people will remember them and keep reminding you of them".
The penultimate stage consisted of three hard climbs, and after navigating the first two with little dramas, Dumoulin launched his all-or-nothing effort with nine kilometres to go on the final climb. With overall victory in sight, Froome gave little to the Dutchman on the 20th stage . He began the stage in third overall , but suffered a spectacular collapse.
The Australian was losing around 20mph to his rivals on the straights, but though Vettel was consistently within touching distance after the Red Bull lost power, he couldn't squeeze his way past. Having an early win under his belt was also a boost for confidence, but Ricciardo said he had also changed his preparations this season. Before the half way, I felt a loss of power and I thought the race was done.
The only question now is if the Rockets will return home as Western Conference champs or with a Game 7 against Golden State on deck. Game 7 will be on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) in Houston , and Thompson said the Warriors will be ready.
In a first reckless act by Karius, he gathered an aimless Madrid throughball at the edge of his penalty area, then tried to roll the ball underarm to a defender. "These goals cost us the title basically". Real coach Zinedine Zidane could not give an answer when asked about the timing of Ronaldo's comments and said he had not spoken to the player before the game about his future.
But it's definitely a fresh start. Arsenal remain interested in Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri following the appointment of new head coach Unai Emery , according to Sky sources. Many new managers have a small group of coaches who follow them from club to club and Unai Emery is no exception. The new Arsenal boss knows Rabiot well, having worked with him in Paris, where the pair won the domestic treble the season before Emery left.
After a day of programming including a recap of the journey to the final, a look back at Liverpool's previous European victories, and a special edition of our preview show, live build-up from Kiev will get under way on the channel from 5.45pm BST.
This was further evidence that the Rockets , in this game and actually for the series so far, refuse to concede anything and believe this West title is realistic even with Paul's status uncertain. But the Warriors cannot hide from the fact that Durant has made a combined one field goal in the last two fourth quarters of this series; he and the Warriors have to end the slump and negative notion that can establish itself from that once and for all on Saturday night.
The Warriors led by one going into the 4th quarter , but Eric Gordon scored 10 of his 24 points off the bench for Houston in the final frame to help the Rockets turn the tide. "If we settle down a little bit, we'll be in great shape". If Thompson is unavailable, it would be a serious handicap for the defending champions, who have relied on the 28-year-old seventh-year player out of Washington State.
He carried us home as usual", Cavaliers coach Ty Lue said of James after the game. The home team had one every game in the Eastern Conference Finals and LeBron James made sure his team didn't break that pattern. It was more about the Cavs needing to play a different style to match the Warriors, one that required what Jefferson brought - length, athleticism, defensive versatility - more so than what Love did for long stretches.