• Warriors have chance to clinch NBA title at home
Warriors have chance to clinch NBA title at home

Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley of the AFRO Sports Desk debate this pressing question. But there's no indication that the 3-1 talk is going to get to the Warriors . That won't happen now, but there's still a chance for them to get it done in seven. The Warriors , who were playing a Game 5 for the first time in the postseason, shot 51...

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  • Emotional Katy Perry Talks About Depression, Taylor Swift In 96-Hour Livestream
Emotional Katy Perry Talks About Depression, Taylor Swift In 96-Hour Livestream

Appearing on Monday's (12 June) " Today " show, Katy said simply: "I don't know..." Finally, she caved. The definitive ranking of Katy Perry's exes in descending order of sexual prowess is: John Mayer, Orlando Bloom, and Diplo bringing up the rear.

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  • Stephen Curry Celebrates Kevin Durant Shot … By Taking Fake Poop On Court?
Stephen Curry Celebrates Kevin Durant Shot … By Taking Fake Poop On Court?

Cleveland's bench has just four points. You list that kind of resume for a team and it might be more surprising that they actually lost a game at all when it matters most, even if they are playing against playoff-caliber teams and the greatest player in the world in LeBron James .

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  • Fashion Report card from the French Open
Fashion Report card from the French Open

The Latvian, who only turned 20 on Thursday, was 6-4 3-0 down and seemingly staring at defeat in her maiden grand-slam final. Ostapenko, who hit a staggering 54 winners compared with Halep's eight, managed to clinch the second set 6-4 and carried that momentum into the decider, overwhelming her opponent to win 6-3.

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  • How The Golden State Warriors Won Their Second NBA Title
How The Golden State Warriors Won Their Second NBA Title

Per OddsShark , the Warriors are 8.5-point favorites over the Cavs for Game 5 , and the over/under sits at 231 points. He sat on the elbow, directed Irving to run the pick-and-roll, and just watched. Not to mention a healthy one after his 2016 injuries . "Just one of those games", Curry said. There were numerous replay reviews and confront...

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  • United ready to make striker bid
United ready to make striker bid

Real are looking to recoup more than four times the £15.8m they paid Juventus a year ago but Morata's pedigree in front of goal makes him an ideal potential signing. Morata enjoyed a good 2016/17 season, despite not playing as often as he may have hoped, as he managed to find the back of the net 20 times in 43 appearances .

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  • Technical fouls dispensed in Cavs-Warriors after first-half scrum
Technical fouls dispensed in Cavs-Warriors after first-half scrum

The faces of West and Thompson were attached during the heated altercation. Another angle shows how close their faces were, and how almost they came to blows. The Warriors led by 11 at halftime. Until their Game 4 loss, they had been undefeated when Thompson played since the toaster signing. Curry made it a 16-point game with a made free thro...

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  • India wins it easy over South Africa in Champions Trophy
India wins it easy over South Africa in Champions Trophy

India , however, put up a commanding performance in the field and bowled exceptionally well to restrict South Africa to a mere 191. With the Proteas' exit from the league, India will now be facing Bangladesh in the semi-final at Birmingham on Thursday.

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  • Fujifilm finds accounting irregularities at Australian unit
Fujifilm finds accounting irregularities at Australian unit

Japan's Fujifilm Holdings now estimates the impact of the improper accounting at its overseas units is losses of 37 billion yen ($NZ466 million), up from the original 22 billion yen indicated in April. Shigetaka Komori, chairman of Fujifilm, will concurrently hold the position of Fuji Xerox chairman from June 22 to strengthen management over the ...

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  • 'La Decima' Nadal replaces Djokovic at second spot in ATP Rankings
'La Decima' Nadal replaces Djokovic at second spot in ATP Rankings

Wawrinka, who spent almost five hours more on court than Nadal to reach the final, looked confused and heavy-legged although he did have a glimmer in the third game when Nadal, still settling down, saved a break point. Wawrinka's monstrous groundstrokes allowed him to blast Novak Djokovic off the court in the final here two years ago, however Nad...

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  • NASCAR trying to increase passing for Coca-Cola 600
NASCAR trying to increase passing for Coca-Cola 600

Austin Dillon , driver of the #3 DOW Salutes Veterans Chevrolet, leads Erik Jones, driver of the #77 5-Hour ENERGY Extra Strength Toyota, during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 28, 2017 in Charlotte , North Carolina.

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  • Nadal sweeps away Wawrinka to lift tenth French Open
Nadal sweeps away Wawrinka to lift tenth French Open

Last year, Nadal was forced to withdraw before the third round of the Roland Gaross event with a wrist injury. "Right now, I gonna have doubts even in a few days, because in tennis every week is a new story and that's part of the attractive thing of our sport".

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  • A few things to know about the Major League Baseball draft
A few things to know about the Major League Baseball draft

Game 5 of the NBA Finals between the Cavaliers and Warriors in Oakland should be moving along in the fourth quarter by the time the Indians are on the clock with their first pick - pick 64 overall . 49 prospect on MLB .com and No. 32 on Baseball America's list, but a late-April elbow injury requiring Tommy John surgery has put his draft statu...

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  • Liverpool and Roma set to agree €40m fee for Mohamed Salah's transfer
Liverpool and Roma set to agree €40m fee for Mohamed Salah's transfer

Liverpool's move for Salah is expected to move at a quicker pace from this point as his football season is now over at club and worldwide level. Salah is edging closer to a £35m move from the Serie A side back to the Premier League , following a failed spell at Chelsea , with Jurgen Klopp desperate to make him the first of seven new signin...

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  • Kyrie Irving explains how he views elimination games
Kyrie Irving explains how he views elimination games

To every team not named the Warriors and Cavaliers , I would like to say: it's not you , it's them. Durant was in great form during Game 4 , scoring 35 points, but Curry had an off-day with just 14 points. A Durant three boosted the margin to 60-45 with 3:08 in the half. "We love how aggressive Kyrie's been, and it's been great for our tea...

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  • Bangladesh v Australia: Group A, Match 5
Bangladesh v Australia: Group A, Match 5

Smith had blocked five balls from Mashrafe Mortaza with rain falling as he tried to hurry the innings through but, with the umpires appearing to signal for drinks, the downfall intensified and the players were taken off for the first time .

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  • Rafael Nadal Makes History With 10th French Open Title
Rafael Nadal Makes History With 10th French Open Title

And I miss playing well at Wimbledon . 79 - Nadal has now won all but two of the 81 matches he has played at Roland Garros in his career. "And on clay especially, because the way he's moving, it's even more hard". "He puts this doubt in your head when you play against him", Wawrinka said of Nadal. He's not the first to experience it at t...

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  • Simpson resists 'golden generation' tag for England's U20 world champions
Simpson resists 'golden generation' tag for England's U20 world champions

Calvert-Lewin scored England's first and last goal at the World Cup, opening the scoring in the side's first group game against Argentina, then bagging the only goal of the game in the final. His powerful first-time shot was pushed out by goalkeeper Wuilker Farinez but the Everton forward pounced to drive in the loose ball. "This has been a t...

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  • McCallie's Viscomi named state player of the year
McCallie's Viscomi named state player of the year

Gatorade Boys Soccer Player of the Year award winners. Holbrook, who carries a 3.38 weighted GPA, was a N.C. Soccer Coaches first team All-State selection and is a two-time Southwest Wake Athletic Conference Player of the Year. Reinholz will keep kicking in college, but instead of kicking soccerballs, he will be kicking footballs for the NDSU Bis...

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  • Red Sox gain Price, lose Pedroia in loss to White Sox
Red Sox gain Price, lose Pedroia in loss to White Sox

Entering play Wednesday night, he was batting.238 with 13 homers and a.650 OPS in 146 games since the start of the 2015 season. Pablo Sandoval , in his first game since missing more than a month with a knee injury , blooped an RBI single to left and then Christian Vazquez roped a two-run double to right-center to give the Red Sox all the runs...

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