• Mercedes no nearer to understanding poor Monaco showing
Mercedes no nearer to understanding poor Monaco showing

Vettel , who began the race in second place, led home team-mate and polesitter, Kimi Raikkonen after passing the Finn by running longer to their only pit stops. "I think its really important now that we collectively work as a team but there might be some things along the way that position-wise, at some stage, might become valuable".

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  • NBA Finals 2017 Game 4
NBA Finals 2017 Game 4

This was a topic of discussion on Wednesday on Twitter despite the thrilling-but-inevitable win by Golden State over Cleveland in Game 3 of the 2017 NBA Finals . The Warriors found themselves in a once-in-a-lifetime situation last summer, when they had the chance to add Durant, one of the league's preeminent talents, to a team that was already a...

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  • Injured All Black Coles a series doubt, admits Hansen
Injured All Black Coles a series doubt, admits Hansen

The Lions have refused to risk Sam Warburton, who is carrying an ankle niggle, but aside from that Gatland has named a starting team for the Crusaders that boasts a host of potential Test-match combinations. Head coach Gatland insists he is yet to even think about his line-up for the three-Test New Zealand series, despite fielding a potent XV t...

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  • Blowouts More Common Than Close Games In Stanley Cup Final
Blowouts More Common Than Close Games In Stanley Cup Final

The big boys came through like they haven't in the previous four Cup games, and now the Pens are a win away from a back-to-back championship celebration. He gave up three goals overall. Rinne allowed three first-period goals in a span of 4:11 in Game 1. Determination was evident any time Crosby touched the puck and according to Mike Sullivan, t...

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  • Durant's three sinks Cavaliers
Durant's three sinks Cavaliers

Durant's basket and two free throws by Draymond Green after a Cavaliers miss capped a 9-0 run by the Warriors , who have now won 15 straight playoff games and could cap a flawless post-season two nights hence. Needing to dodge danger for just over a couple of minutes, the Cavs surrendered to the class of Kevin Durant , who scored a game-tur...

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  • LeBron James isn't mad at the Warriors for signing Kevin Durant
LeBron James isn't mad at the Warriors for signing Kevin Durant

But James also ushered in the era of losing fans complaining about how better teams were built. "I think it's just part of my calling to just go against teams in the midst of a dynasty", James said. "Totally different. Totally different". I mean, if you have the opportunity to do that - is it fair that the Cowboys added Deion Sanders? "The differ...

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  • Bonino missing third straight game for Penguins
Bonino missing third straight game for Penguins

Pekka Rinne's game seemed to be in tatters and the Penguins fan base was musing whether it preferred a clean sweep or just a split of the two games in Nashville so the defending champions could raise the Cup on home ice. "That was", coach Mike Sullivan said, "hands down the best game that we've played in this series to this point". Will that t...

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  • Arsene Wenger extends his Arsenal stay for two more years
Arsene Wenger extends his Arsenal stay for two more years

Attentions will now turn towards the summer transfer window and the players Arsenal could sign to transform into title challengers next season. The decision was communicated to the Arsenal board at a meeting on Tuesday and ends months of speculation over Wenger's future.

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  • NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year
NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year

Them? They don't have to be ideal. The Cavaliers are in the Finals for the third consecutive season, and would be the favorites to continue making the final round for as long as LeBron chooses to stay. LeBron did a lot; he finished with 39 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists. Irving can't be much better than that. Now, obviously, there are are...

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  • Costa: I am not in Conte's plans
Costa: I am not in Conte's plans

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) recently rejected Atletico's appeal against a Federation Internationale de Football Association ban on registering new players, which means the Madrid club will be unable to field any new signings until next January.

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  • Juventus defender Bonucci encourages Chelsea bid
Juventus defender Bonucci encourages Chelsea bid

Chelsea were reported to be interested in signing the defender in a £48m deal last summer. Apparently Allegri accused the central defender of disobeying instructions during Saturday's Champions League final humiliation at the hands of Real Madrid .

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  • Kuerten says Nadal could win 15 titles in Paris
Kuerten says Nadal could win 15 titles in Paris

One half of the women's singles draw at the French Open has held to form, whereas the semifinal on the other half of the bracket includes a player who was 100-to-1 to win entering the event. The first women's semifinal match at the French Open is underway. Jelena Ostapenko has racked up the most court time with seven hours and 58 minutes, hav...

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  • Huddersfield clinch Premier League promotion
Huddersfield clinch Premier League promotion

I'm so happy we've shown this is possible, that we've brought this fairy tale to a happy conclusion". In next season's Premier League , eight of the 20 clubs will not have any top-flight titles to their name. Mooy - on loan from Manchester City - played the full game and dispatched a vital penalty in the shootout to help David Wagner's side ...

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  • Solo climber is 1st up mighty California rock without ropes
Solo climber is 1st up mighty California rock without ropes

Still, perhaps my favorite response from Honnold was when the 31-year-old was asked how he felt at the start of his climb and he said, "Not ideal". This was the second time Honnold attempted to climb El Capitan - the first was in November, National Geographic said.

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  • Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride
Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride

He blames himself and wants redemption. Irving didn't let that happen, scoring 16 in the third, and the Cavaliers held the Warriors to 22 points in their lowest scoring output in any quarter in this post-season. The Ringer reports that some National Basketball Association people think James is headed West after the 2017-18 season. But more ...

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  • Penguins on brink of Stanley Cup after blowout win
Penguins on brink of Stanley Cup after blowout win

Or, the home team will win again and the Stanley Cup Final will have its first Game 7 since 2011. Though the scores showed regression, the Penguins saw subtle progress, especially in Game 4, when they finally out-chanced the Predators in the series.

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  • Diego Costa teased Atletico Madrid fans about return BEFORE Conte blow-up
Diego Costa teased Atletico Madrid fans about return BEFORE Conte blow-up

Despite half a dozen first team players like John Terry, Branislav Ivanovic and Ramires leaving since 2015, Chelsea and Conte still retain a substantial amount of players from that title winning side. Diego Costa has sensationally revealed he will leave Chelsea this summer . Milan are interested in three Mendes players - Costa, Porto striker ...

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  • Herculean LeBron effort not enough for Cavs
Herculean LeBron effort not enough for Cavs

The scary part is that even up 3-0 this marked the second win of three that the Warriors feel like they could have been much better. "Comparing between people either living or still playing or not playing, it's great for barbershops", James said.

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  • NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 5 Betting Preview: Predators at Penguins
NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 5 Betting Preview: Predators at Penguins

They chant like they're taking in a European football match and they throw everything from game programs to rally towels to giant dead catfish on the ice. Of course, he's far from the only country artist who's cheering on the team in their goal to bring home the cup. "They both play speed games", Sullivan said.

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  • NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year
NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year

They may have no choice. Game 3 will be on June 8 LIVE at 9:00 am with a primetime replay of S+A at 8:00pm of the same day. The 1982 champion Lakers attempted 12 three-point shots in the entire postseason. "I'm just trying to make sure I meet him early, don't let him get to his sweet spots", Shumpert said. We believe we got better. I mean, if you...

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