Cleveland defeats Golden State 109-108. An eight-time All-Star, Durant left Oklahoma City to join an offensive juggernaut that includes two-time MVP Stephen Curry (a four-time All-Star), Klay Thompson (3), Draymond Green (2) and Andre Iguodala (1).
But the most intriguing story might be the quest of Fernando Alonso , who is skipping Monaco to run his first oval race. The racing driver who is on pole position for the Indianapolis 500 this weekend has been robbed at gunpoint . ". They had already got Emma's wallet and then they were asking for Scott and Dario's mobile phones". Alonso's day wasn't without drama, however, with his number 29 auto requiring its Honda engine to be changed between final practice and qualifying, with ...
It's safe to say that the Golden State Warriors are revamped for this year's NBA Finals . The Golden State Warriors are favorites to win the upcoming National Basketball Association finals but it appears they will have to start the best-of-seven series without their coach on the sidelines.
Odds makers have tipped the Golden State Warriors as the overwhelming favourites in the upcoming 2017 NBA Finals . Golden State Warriors?coach Steve Kerr said it's unlikely he returns to roaming the sidelines in time for Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers .
Kerr, who has struggled with complications stemming from a back surgery he underwent in July 2015, said when he went out that he did not want to return and then have to leave again. "It's his team , but he's also taking my advice and counsel from behind the scenes. I was uncomfortable and in a lot of pain but I did fine, I could make it through", he said.
After being attacked in her home last December and sustaining potential career-ending injuries to her forehand left wrist and hand, the 27-year-old player underwent several surgeries and started rehabilitation. "I'm still enjoying to playing tennis and trying to learn from this moment". The 23-year-old Thiem is an outside favorite to win the tournament. Earlier on the same court, Kvitova, a two-time Wimbledon singles champion, had spilled tears of joy during a postmatch interview.
Pakistan will play their first match of the tournament against India , the arch-rival, on June 4 in Birmingham. "Earlier I wanted Pakistan to win but now it is India ". Shahid Afridi and Saeed Ajmal picked wickets at crucial times and keep things tight while Harbhajan Singh went for 71 in his allotted ten overs. The batting is headlined by Martin Guptill's explosiveness at the top, his magnificent unbeaten 180 at Hamilton against South Africa in February still fresh in the mind.
Griezmann himself has rated his chances of coming to Old Trafford at greater than 50 per cent. France global Griezmann is being widely tipped to swap Atletico for Premier League giants United in the off-season. Amongst the players in the France squad was Alexandre Lacazette who is expected to leave Lyon this summer. Antoine Griezmann has been sending out mixed messages about his future at Atletico Madrid this month.
Hopefully, they can be happy for at least some hours". The title comes in at a time when United needed it the most . In fact just one team managed to score more than a single goal in a game against Man United in Europe this season and that was none other than Fenerbahce.
After meeting with Dortmund chiefs on Tuesday, Tuchel told Bild: "It was a very short analysis of the season, so you may guess the outcome". The club issued a statement where they thanked Thomas Tuchel for his hard work, praised him for his accomplishments and stated that the move is not just because of a disagreement between him and BVB CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke.
Brown wasn't around during the past two Finals when the Warriors faced the Cavaliers, so he has watched some of last year's Finals. James, a veteran National Basketball Association player who had to go through many tough teams, gives this Warriors squad credit for being a tough match-up but he isn't quick to say this is the toughest team he's faced.
Luckily there is no World Cup or Euro competition, and with our participation in the Europa League we should be playing earlier than all the other Top Six teams, who are all going to the Champions League. "This season we won the league and we start next season as champions", he said. The Nigerian endured a nightmare at Wembley as he was shown a second yellow card for diving in the 2-1 defeat against Arsenal .
He has been present in all India vs Pakistan matches in the recent past, and it is pertinent to add that MS Dhoni provided him with a ticket for the Asia Cup T20 match in 2016. In 87 years of global cricket since New Zealand played their first Test in 1930, the only tournament they have won was when they beat India in the 2000 Champions Trophy final.
The DFB Pokal win was Reus' first major trophy after losing the final three times previously , finishing as a Bundesliga runner-up on three occasions and losing a Champions League final in 2013. "That's why Frankfurt was such a tough opponent, because there's such a great bond between them". Ousmane Dembele got the first goal for Dortmund before Ante Rebic found the equaliser for Frankfurt.
The France international's future was a discussion point as Saul and Atletico's film producer president Enrique Cerezo welcomed Hollywood star Tom Cruise to the club's nearly finished new Wanda Metropolitano stadium on Monday. "He is a very important player for us, we know the quality he has, but most importantly no one player is above the club". And according to French sports daily L'Equipe, Los Colchoneros are ready to make a move for their former player Costa should the Frenchman decide ...
No major health concerns. "He is advised rest and will miss India's first warm-up match against New Zealand at The Oval on May 28, 2017". Star all-rounder Yuvraj Singh has joined the Indian team after a bout of brief illness which kept him out of the team's first warm-up game of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 against New Zealand .
President Donald Trump during a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday. President Trump said should the individual who leaked the Manchester photographs to the New York Times be found, they "should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law".
We can now add future Hall of Fame forward Pau Gasol to the list. The Golden State Warriors will have nine days off before the NBA Finals begin on June 1, meaning they will be well-rested before the inevitable matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers starts (sorry Celtics fans).
Injury to Jesus saw him regain his place and Aguero finished the season with 20 league goals , well ahead of Jesus and Raheem Sterling (both seven), but that has not stopped rumours about his future. Sergio Aguero is closing in on City's all-time goals record. Pep [Guardiola] has taken the squad and started going through that natural cycle of development.
The bad news is the Angels aren't sure just how much time Trout would miss before the five-time All-Star and two-time MVP is able to return. "I will ice it and see how it feels tomorrow". "And we need to come out and we need to do it again". Urena picked up an 11-9 win at Oakland last time out despite allowing six runs on four hits and a trio of BB in five frames.
Kim claimed his second win on the PGA Tour in just his second appearance in the tournament after finishing tied for 23rd a year ago in his debut at The Players. From the right hand rough on the 18th, he shanked his second shot, bouncing it off hospitality tents and the cart path into a bush. He took a penalty drop, and then hit wedge over the trees and almost holed it, tapping in for bogey.
Liam Williams who was Wales best player in New Zealand last summer could be on one wing with Jack Nowell on the other. Hansen has been head coach since 2011, guiding New Zealand to victory at the 2015 World Cup, and was previously an assistant to Graham Henry from 2004 to the 2011 World Cup, which also won by the All Blacks .
Before the game was over, James had broken the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list - racking up a career postseason total of 5,995 points and bumping His Airness Michael Jordan down to No. He got to the basket, we iso'd him at the elbow and got fouls. The third-year guard was supremely confident in his jump shot and it showed, as he hit five out of six threes with a couple coming at crucial points of the game.
This one wasn't pretty. The Penguins could not muster one shot after Nick Bonino scored to make 3-0 1:02 before the first intermission. And then, with 3:17 remaining in the third period , Jake Guentzel scored the victor on just the seventh shot of the game.
If Novak Djokovic was hoping to take a little pressure and attention off himself after some rough results, he might very well have found the ideal way to do that by adding Andre Agassi as a coaching consultant of sorts for the French Open .
BCCI and PCB met in Dubai on Monday to discuss bilateral series but failed to conclude it on a positive note. "The BCCI should come up with a suggestion or proposal in this regard only after consulting the government". Since then, worsening political ties and accusations of terrorism leveled at Pakistan have stalled bilateral cricket. BCCI had urged ICC not to keep Pakistan in the same group.
And that may require some big signings this summer to adhere to those expectations, and as a result Mourinho may look to raid one of his nearest rivals to get the talent needed to push for the Premier League title. Speaking about Mourinho after the Southampton match, Souness said: "The last thing I would want is a manager continuously telling me I'm exhausted".
Whatever happened, it worked, and the Penguins - despite being outshot and outclassed for most of the game, held on to win. First came this fantastic one-timer by Evgeni Malkin , who continues to rack up the points on his way to the Conn Smythe trophy.
LeBron James hit 34 points to help the Cavaliers to a comeback win to move within one win of an nearly inevitable third date in the Finals with Golden State. The second half didn't follow script, though. But it meant little as Boston never led in any of their home games in the series. "We owe our fans a better performance and we know that", Bradley said after the Game 4 loss.
Antonio Conte came within a whisker of winning the League and Cup double, only for Arsenal to put-paid to his plans, but the Chelsea manager still feels this debut season in England has been a success on the whole. And Wenger insists he drilled into his players that succeeding against Chelsea was more pertinent than what his own future holds. "I was delighted for him on Saturday", he told the Guardian .
With the win, the Cavaliers took a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series and will look to clinch their third straight trip to the NBA Finals with a win at TD Garden in Boston Thursday night. "I was like, 'If I'm not scoring the ball, how can I still make an impact on the game?' It's carried me all the way to this point now, and it's going to carry me for the rest of my career because scoring is not No.
However, with little expectation that they would topple heavy favourites and Premier League champions Chelsea , and dogged by injuries to key defenders, the Gunners showed the magic that had been missing throughout the campaign in downing the Blues 2-1 in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday.
Arsenal even had the luxury of a man advantage from the 68th when Victor Moses received a second yellow card for diving. The victory marked an incredible turnaround in fortunes for Arsenal , who finished fifth in the English Premier League - which ruled them out of next season's Champions League.
Raikkonen , who had started on pole for the first time in almost nine years, bossed the early running, but Ferrari's decision to pit him five laps earlier than Vettel scuppered his hopes of winning. His form failed to improve in qualifying, twice wobbling on the track after losing grip on his auto. Montreal is also a low-abrasion, low-grip surface with short duration corners and is also utilising the same tyre selection - including the ultrasofts that are the most problematic for Hamilton.
But Sunday's setback, albeit on a surface she has no great affection for and having made an opening-round exit in Paris a year ago, threatens to leave her season in tatters. "In my attempt to defend myself, I was badly injured on my left hand", Kvitova, 26, wrote on Facebook shortly after the incident. "And the expectations are also, from me, really big, of course, because I know what I can do, what I did previous year", Kerber said.