• It's completely unfair to question LeBron's legacy after this Finals loss
It's completely unfair to question LeBron's legacy after this Finals loss

The Warriors won the title in 2015 in six games, while the Cavaliers dramatically won in 2016 in seven, becoming the first team in National Basketball Association history to win a series trailing 3-1. I need to get off of my feet and let my joints and let my body kind of recover from being out on the floor for 14 straight years. Prior to Game 5, th...

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  • Sidney Crosby fans celebrate Cup win with pilgrimage to famous dryer
Sidney Crosby fans celebrate Cup win with pilgrimage to famous dryer

Game 6 of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final delivered a 40.0 rating in Pittsburgh , according to NBC Sports. The Pittsburgh netminder stopped all 27 shots as he recorded his second straight shutout of the Finals and fifth of the playoffs. It is also the third championship for Crosby and a handful of teammates from the 2009 title team, surpassing the ...

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  • Champions Trophy: Pakistan and Sri Lanka to play for last semifinals spot
Champions Trophy: Pakistan and Sri Lanka to play for last semifinals spot

It was his fifth boundary in 79 balls and led the joyous wicket-keeper to run a semi-circle round the ground. Notwithstanding Pakistan's remarkable turnaround after a embarrassing loss to arch-rivals India in their tournament opener in Birmingham, hosts England will take to the field at Sophia Gardens with their nose ahead.

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  • Preds defenceman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6
Preds defenceman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6

He set a rookie record with two shutouts in the Final. "If you could somehow put our two goaltenders on there - you know, there were games that they stole for us throughout the playoffs". Following her performance, HILL was joined by husband TIM MCGRAW on the ice to help hype up the home crowd. He only had to miss one game due to injury.

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  • Rory McIlroy dismayed at US Open course changes
Rory McIlroy dismayed at US Open course changes

What raises questions about Erin Hills is that it's the second time in three years for golf's second-oldest championship to go somewhere new . This US Open has so many variables it is going to take four of your best days to win this tournament for these golfers.

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  • Reported hate crimes in Canada rose five per cent in 2015: StatsCan
Reported hate crimes in Canada rose five per cent in 2015: StatsCan

Lethbridge Police Services told Global News Tuesday it had two hate crimes reported in 2016, compared to five in 2015 and two in 2014. The city also had the sixth highest number of reported hate crimes, at six for every 100,000 people. Most of the victims were being targeted due to their religion or race. Thunder Bay had the highest rate of r...

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  • Ben Ainslie's America's Cup dream ends
Ben Ainslie's America's Cup dream ends

The Challenger final victor progress to the America's Cup decider against defending champions Team USA, who have another Novocastrian, wing trimmer Kyle Langford, on board. Divers couldn't find any damage, but Barker said the team lost valuable preparation time. Some of the crews competing in Bermuda for the "Auld Mug" have a greater Olympic co...

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  • Brazil scores after 12 seconds, beats Australia 4-0
Brazil scores after 12 seconds, beats Australia 4-0

Five minutes later a mad scramble in the aftermath of a Coutinho corner ended when Thiago Silva had only his team-mate Paulinho to beat for the telling header. Second half, I'll take responsibility for that. We made a lot of changes and looked disjointed and they took advantage of that. "Losing Mile is a blow as he is not only an important...

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  • Murray regroups to beat Nishikori
Murray regroups to beat Nishikori

Stan this tournament has played great. [He] won in Vienna, so is obviously confident. I have positive feelings and am playing well. "Hopefully I can take advantage of that and find solutions to beat him", the Swiss said of that upcoming Friday battle of three-time Grand Slam champions.

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  • Golden rule: Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5, clinch championship
Golden rule: Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5, clinch championship

Golden State , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 finals only to lose to them previous year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, set a record in this season's playoffs by losing just one of their 16 games , their only loss coming in Game 4 of the finals.

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  • Warriors take 2nd NBA title in 3 years
Warriors take 2nd NBA title in 3 years

The game-five victory over the Cavs capped an emotional journey for Durant , who spent nine years with the Thunder and was part of the side that blew a 3-1 lead to the Warriors in the Western Conference finals last year. OAKLAND , Calif. (AP) - After a night of celebrating the Golden State Warriors latest National Basketball Association title,...

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  • Amarillo native Ryan Palmer fired up over US Open invite
Amarillo native Ryan Palmer fired up over US Open invite

Open at Erin Hills, where play will begin with Thursday's opening round. "It's nearly like all of a sudden seeing a celebrity sitting at your dining room table". Unlike the Masters , which is only played at Augusta National, the US Open always rotates it venue of choice. If the wind is calm, the players can go after the Par 5's more aggressively...

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  • Golden State Pushes Past Cleveland, Wins NBA Championship
Golden State Pushes Past Cleveland, Wins NBA Championship

Durant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home that coveted National Basketball Association championship he joined Golden State last July so determined to get, scoring 39 points in a fast-and-furious, Finals-clinching 129-120 victory over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 on Monday night.

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  • Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to clinch NBA title
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

Cleveland last season became the first team ever to overturn a 3-1 deficit in the best-of-seven finals but after falling 3-0 down this time around, they were only able to pull one game back before the Warriors finished the job. "To be back here and bring gold Larry (O'Brien) back home, I'm just excited to be a part of this group and accomplish ...

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  • Mets' Collins tossed after odd play with bat boy
Mets' Collins tossed after odd play with bat boy

The New York Mets need so much help. This makes me wonder what Mets fans were saying to the mascot. Last season, Mets ace Noah Syndergaard said he was terrified of Mr Met and his wife, the appropriately named Mrs Met. "Not me, obviously", Sogard said Thursday after the surprise NL Central leaders beat the New York Mets 2-1. Bat boys a...

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  • Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win Championship
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win Championship

The game-five victory over the Cavs capped an emotional journey for Durant, who spent nine years with the Thunder and was part of the side that blew a 3-1 lead to the Warriors in the Western Conference finals last year. "I had a letdown last year but like I told everybody, If Kevin Durant was the consolation prize to lose thanks for that loss a...

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  • MSU Player Reported Suspected Sex Assault to Coach, School Trustee Says
MSU Player Reported Suspected Sex Assault to Coach, School Trustee Says

King was charged with first- and third-degree sexual assault while Corley and Vance were both charged with third-degree sexual assault. Since then, Robertson is facing his own allegations of third-degree criminal sexual conduct for reportedly raping a woman in her apartment.

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  • Markelle Fultz Reportedly Had Bad Shooting Day In Celtics Workout
Markelle Fultz Reportedly Had Bad Shooting Day In Celtics Workout

Fultz is expected to be selected by the Boston Celtics with the No. 1 pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft . The Celtics are building up another run at Cleveland in the Eastern Conference and Fultz makes Boston the far and away best bet to dethrone the King.

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  • Comey testimony: Trump says vindicated, detractors allege obstruction
Comey testimony: Trump says vindicated, detractors allege obstruction

When he tells you to do something, guess what, there's no ambiguity in it. James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press! Comey laid out his description of a number of key interactions with Trump.

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers to continue physical play in order to extend NBA Finals
Cleveland Cavaliers to continue physical play in order to extend NBA Finals

Cleveland avoided a sweep with a 137-116 win over the Warriors in Cleveland for Game 4. The Golden State Warriors have been crowned the 2017 National Basketball Association champions after smashing the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five at Oracle Arena.

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