Kevin Durant, Warriors fans gear up for Western Conference Finals against Spurs

It will be the San Antonio Spurs taking on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA's Western Conference finals. In doing so, the Spurs reminded everyone of how unsafe they can be - with seemingly any combination of players in the starting lineup -... More..

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Tottenham's Pochettino, Son scoop monthly awards

Second-placed Spurs lost their first game of May at West Ham United last week to slip seven points behind Chelsea with three matches to play. Son beat teammates Christian Eriksen and Jan Vertonghen as well as...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Guardiola hails referee Madley for disallowing Mahrez penalty

Prematurely, as it turned out. Silva says new boss Pep Guardiola has been making changes to the way City play, which the players have been adapting to, but insists they can not have the same excuse next sea...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Five-star Celtic humiliate Rangers at Ibrox

Being a student she said she doesn't gamble a lot of money and the bets were "only a couple of quid" - but we're sure John will be very pleased he was able to help his granddaughter out. Rangers were left stun...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Harden Missing; Leonard-less Spurs Rout Rockets, Win Series 4-2

When asked if he protested when he chose to sit him, Popovich said: "He'd rather play". Their previous low was 92 in their Game 3 loss to the Spurs , when Harden scored 43. "I don't know what it was", Harden s...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Halep outlasts determined Mladenovic to retain Madrid title

She will play for the title on Saturday against Kristina Mladenovic of France, who upset two-time grand slam victor and eighth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-4 7-6 (4). She began the week at No.7. The minimal adv...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Spurs rout Rockets 114-75 to win series

The Spurs were up by 19 by halftime in a game that was over quickly, and didn't let up to reach the Western Conference finals for the first time since winning the title in 2014. In the fourth quarter, the ...More..

Real through to Champions League final
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Real through to Champions League final

This is not the first time that these two teams will meet in the Champions League final. A rejuvinated Atletico gave a strong reply and a tough fight to Real Madrid in the semifinals. The French striker a...More..

Bayern beats Leipzig 5-4 in Bundesliga, Ingolstadt relegated
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Bayern beats Leipzig 5-4 in Bundesliga, Ingolstadt relegated

He has had his own injury problems that have led to him playing just 29 times in 2½ years, but on a free transfer and a short contract to start, it's not much of a gamble. "Boateng has had a hard season, he w...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Nadal snaps winless streak vs Djokovic to reach Madrid final

World number two Novak Djokovic has been backed by Stan Wawrinka to return to Grand Slam-winning form in the future. Having seen two match points go begging, Nadal produced his very best to save a break poi...More..

Sunrisers Hyderabad thrash Lions by 8 wkts, seal play-offs spot
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Sunrisers Hyderabad thrash Lions by 8 wkts, seal play-offs spot

Gujarat will sadly be remembered for the wrong reasons, having crashed from 111 without loss to 154 all out at Green Park. The ground that made its IPL debut last season is the second home venue of the Gujarat...More..

Tiwary, Rayudu take MI to 173-5 against KKR in IPL
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Tiwary, Rayudu take MI to 173-5 against KKR in IPL

Obviously, Kolkata will try to beat Mumbai as Kolkata is now wishing to set their position at the IPL points table and move to Play-off round now with their fantastic thumping style. Dew factor will cer...More..

Bills GM Beane will have control over roster
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Bills GM Beane will have control over roster

Beane will be the Bills' 13 general manager in team history. You draft the right players to fit the system, develop them over time, and if they become as indispensable as you might hope, then you retain them ...More..

Borges: Wizards' John Wall wins classic one-on-one battle to force Game 7
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Borges: Wizards' John Wall wins classic one-on-one battle to force Game 7

Isaiah Thomas and the Celtics showed up dressed in black, but couldn't back up the fashion statement, blowing an 87-82 lead over the last two minutes. "To get on the scorer's table, it was for how much love ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Djokovic In Madrid Semis As Nishikori Withdraws

Coric eliminated top-ranked Andy Murray in the third round, while Thiem advanced by saving five match points in a win over Grigor Dimitrov . In their two previous encounters at Madrid , Nadal saved three ...More..

Olympic Bobsledder Steven Holcomb Dies at Age 37
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Olympic Bobsledder Steven Holcomb Dies at Age 37

He was a fearless competitor whose light shone bright and guided us all. "You will be loved, missed and remembered forever", US women's pilot Jamie Greubel Poser wrote on Twitter . "As my vision deteriorated...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

De Gea won't play Europa League final, confirms Mourinho

But I have to play them mixed. Pressed as to whether his preference would be to continue playing for United, he replied: "Of course". Romero, 30, has started United's last 10 European games, including both ...More..

Conte: Losing to Arsenal pivotal to Chelsea title chase
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Conte: Losing to Arsenal pivotal to Chelsea title chase

Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi took to Twitter and rather appropriately nicknamed Cesc Fabregas "Santa" on Monday night for his gift giving qualities after the midfielder assisted two of the team's three goals...More..

Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches Champions League final
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches Champions League final

Former Liverpool and Real midfielder McManaman, who won two Champions League trophies with the Spanish side, took issue with Ferdinand's use of the work "transition", and questioned why this is repeatedly use...More..

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge sets new unofficial marathon world record
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge sets new unofficial marathon world record

Considered the best marathon runner in the world, Kipchoge broke his personal best of 2:03:05, set at the London Marathon previous year. But it's hard to underestimate the enormity of the task. The temperat...More..

Anthony Joshua knocks out Klitschko to win heavyweight title
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Anthony Joshua knocks out Klitschko to win heavyweight title

Joshua dropping the former unified world champion in the fifth round, before being put down - for the first time in his 19-fight career - in the sixth. The possibilities are tantalizing indeed, and so are the p...More..

Fury: 'I can beat Joshua with one arm tied behind my back'
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Fury: 'I can beat Joshua with one arm tied behind my back'

Information Minister Lai Mohammed said in the statement that Joshua has been congratulated by the government. Fury will discover whether the British Boxing Board of Control will return his licence at a heari...More..

Chelsea wins English Premier League after beating West Brom
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Chelsea wins English Premier League after beating West Brom

And he was humble enough to recognise himself as an "unexpected hero" having previously told Sky Sports this achievement represented the greatest day in his professional career. Failing to make a single Premier...More..

'Confident' Capitals appear poised to finish off comeback vs. Penguins
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

'Confident' Capitals appear poised to finish off comeback vs. Penguins

Crosby has had four documented concussions. Their last Game 7 victory at home came in the first round in 2009 with Boudreau behind the bench when Sergei Fedorov scored the victor to knock off the Rangers. And, ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Home's where the heart is for Wiz, Celtics as Game 6 arrives

After the Celtics' series-clinching, 22-point win at Chicago in the first round, Bradley was asked about some outward emotion he exhibited during the game. Leave it to Markieff Morris to explain this Eastern C...More..