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Pique backs Juventus for Champions League glory after Barcelona are shut out

Pique backs Juventus for Champions League glory after Barcelona are shut out Last month, they came from behind to destroy Paris St Germain 6-1 after being beaten 4-0 by the French team in the first leg. Sergi Roberto was Barca's unlikely hero with the 95th minute goal that sealed the 6-1 win over PSG six weeks ago. [Full Article...]

Warriors' Durant questionable for Game 2

The Golden State Warriors have a ton of firepower on the offensive end as Steph, Klay and Durant combined for 76 points. "When you block it at the rim, it's a little different because that's one of those plays where you're within a half inch to a centimeter of being dunked on", said Green of his poster blocks. [Full Article...]

Hughton hails Premier League new boys Brighton

Hughton hails Premier League new boys Brighton But this season, they and Newcastle have battled it out at the top of the table, with Brighton pulling away in recent weeks. "Obviously with both teams after a result, it will be an open game". Even if they don't, at least we'll get a couple more installments of the M23 Derby , as Crystal Palace and Brighton renew their deeply felt, slightly confusing rivalry. [Full Article...]

British and Irish Lions squad announced

British and Irish Lions squad announced Sam Warburton of Cardiff Blues and Wales will captain the Lions for a second consecutive Tour , an honour only ever achieved once before by Martin Johnson in 1997 and 2001. In 2013, nine players were called up outside of the original 37-man squad. Six Nations champions England supply 16 players, Wales 12 and Ireland 11 with outside backs Stuart Hogg and Tommy Seymour Scotland's sole repre... [Full Article...]

Kane and ruthless Spurs have Chelsea in their sights

Kane and ruthless Spurs have Chelsea in their sights Let's take a look. "Against Crystal Palace we didn't deserve to lose, but today we deserved to lose the game". Davies has suffered only one defeat since replacing Rose in the first team, so Pochettino won't feel pressured to pre-maturely make the change. [Full Article...]

Sharks doomed by Edmonton's two shorthanded goals

WORKHORSE GOALIES: Edmonton's Cam Talbot and San Jose's Martin Jones were two of the most worked goalies in the regular season. On Kassian's goal, Brent Burns had left the puck for Joe Pavelski near the Oilers blue line. Then again, the Stanley Cup playoffs always provide a new atmosphere: full crowds, full beards and endless levels of enthusiasm. He took a long run at Brenden Dillon in the ... [Full Article...]

NBA fines Grizzlies' Fizdale $30000 for officiating rant

NBA fines Grizzlies' Fizdale $30000 for officiating rant Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra, for instance, drew a $25,000 fine for criticizing the officials during the 2012 East semifinals against the Pacers, and that was a series Miami won . Oh wait, I know - Dave Fizdale is just mad that Kawhi took 19 free throws and made them all. "We don't get the respect that these guys deserve, because Mike Conley doesn't go insane, he has class, and he just plays... [Full Article...]

The Nets Are Resting Players Against The Bulls For Some Reason

IN (which plays Atlanta) and Chicago (which plays Brooklyn) control their destinies. All three teams have one game left to play. "I'm going to be honest as a competitor, I understand it, I understand the point of view that some of you have, some of the press has and maybe other teams, I do understand it", Brooklyn coach Kenny Atkinson said before the game. [Full Article...]

Sharks even National Hockey League at 2-2, belting Oilers 7-0

The Sharks needed only 15 seconds to get on the board for the first time since Melker Karlsson's overtime victor in Game 1 when Pavelski deflected a shot by defenceman Justin Braun past Talbot. But neither team scored in the first period, with Jones making his best stop early on an odd-man rush against Patrick Maroon and Talbot robbing Marcus Sorensen on a rebound chance from the slot. [Full Article...]

Loud sex sounds interrupt pro tennis match

Loud sex sounds interrupt pro tennis match The announcer later deduces that, "Nope that's not a phone". At that point, Tiafoe yells, " It can't be that good! ". Oh my God. Well, everybody was looking around to see where that was coming from and we've finally figured it out. Although moans are commonplace in tennis this was quite different, with grunts of a different sort overheard on the clay courts at the United Tennis Club. [Full Article...]

James Harden or Russell Westbrook: Who should be named the NBA MVP?

He wasn't moving. The Houston Rockets guard had run into a Steven Adams screen and hit the floor hard, and the crowd reacted with a hush. But he got back up, which has always been at the heart of the Beverley plan. "He had that type of competitive spirit, you don't find it too often and it's pretty rare". Russell Westbrook scored 22 points with 11 rebounds and seven assists but he just never fou... [Full Article...]

Barcelona in tough position to produce another comeback

Barcelona in tough position to produce another comeback Juve joined Atletico Madrid, Monaco and holders Real Madrid in the semi-final line-up after sealing a 3-0 aggregate victory over Barca with a goalless second-leg draw at Camp Nou on Wednesday. "If we succeed in knocking out Barcelona , it would mean we've eliminated the best team in the world". Barca significantly underperformed at the Juventus Stadium , and while they might win tonight,... [Full Article...]

Watch Game 2 Of The NBA Playoffs

Watch Game 2 Of The NBA Playoffs On the other side, four Rockets topped 15 points. Harden's plus-minus on the court was +6.9 with him on the court and +3.9 with him off, only a three-point difference. The list of reasons the Houston Rockets have become a vastly better team in just one season is rather lengthy, and something maybe best saved for a book one day recapping this truly wonderful turnaround after a (hopefully) deep pla... [Full Article...]

Bulls beat Celtics - again

Robin Lopez had 18 points, Paul Zipser had 16 points and Cristiano Felicio gave solid minutes. After a better start by the Celtics , a familiar theme started to take hold as the Bulls took control by again dominating on the offensive glass. [Full Article...]

Anthony Johnson Unexpectedly Retiring Is Major Blow For UFC

Anthony Johnson Unexpectedly Retiring Is Major Blow For UFC Or would Cormier out-wrestle and break Johnson yet again? Regardless, Cormier and Johnson battled for the light heavyweight title on Saturday night, and the fight gave many fans deja vu, with Cormier submitting Johnson in the second round. [Full Article...]

Chris Hughton hails Brighton's promotion to the English Premier League

Chris Hughton hails Brighton's promotion to the English Premier League By now you'll be aware that Brighton and Hove Albion have been promoted to the Premier League, following their 2-1 victory over Wigan and Huddersfield's draw at Derby County. I think the team really enjoyed being at that end of the table, and winning more games than we lost. 'He'd been a player we'd followed for a while, ' said Bloom. [Full Article...]

Chris Paul To Sign Extension for $200 Million This Offseason?

Chris Paul To Sign Extension for $200 Million This Offseason? The meaning of those words often eludes even Jazz Nation faithful, but game two against the Clippers may have shed some light on it. Without Gobert around to dissuade paint forays, Paul slicied through the defense and drove hard at Derrick Favors , forcing Utah's big man to decide whether to defend the ball or cover Jordan. [Full Article...]

Wayne Rooney has chance of making comeback against Anderlecht, says Jose Mourinho

I have confidence in every single player in the squad. Premier League leaders Chelsea failed to register a shot on target as Man United sealed the home victory. United are still fighting on two fronts and are set for a busy end to the season. "The same way I know the players much better now and the players should know me also much better now", Mourinho told reporters on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

NFL champs to visit Trump hours after ex-player's death

The White House said it was notified that Brady was dealing with a "personal family matter" and will not attend the ceremony . Hightower isn't going because he's already been twice after winning NCAA titles at Alabama . From there, Belichick swung over to the Oval Office, where he and girlfriend Linda Holliday posed with their old friend. "Just a quick story about the coach", Trump began. [Full Article...]

Frozen Four coming to Pittsburgh in 2021, NCAA tournament in 2022

Frozen Four coming to Pittsburgh in 2021, NCAA tournament in 2022 The NCAA announced men's regional hockey sites for the next two seasons. "Following the success of hosting the American Hockey League's All Star Classic this past January, this is another tremendous opportunity to showcase PPL Center and the entire Lehigh Valley to hockey fans across the world", said Jim Brooks, owner, BDH Development and Lehigh Valley Phantoms. [Full Article...]


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