• TAKING AIM | Warriors and KD win just doesn't feel right
TAKING AIM | Warriors and KD win just doesn't feel right

Unlike last season, there will be no jokes about blowing a 3-1 lead; the Warriors took care of business in championship fashion. "He's had an awesome career, but he just took it to the next level", coach Steve Kerr said . Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry , Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston are all free agents for the upcoming 2017-18 National B...

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  • Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'
Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

Protests in the wake of the shooting put another spotlight on the systemic violence faced by black men and women at the hands of police, and watchdog and human rights groups reacted to the verdict by urging an overhaul to police standards for the use of lethal force.

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  • Golden Knights Ask Fans for Input on Which Blackhawks Player to Pick
Golden Knights Ask Fans for Input on Which Blackhawks Player to Pick

That is, Vegas can make deals with their current clubs, or they can draft the player Wednesday and trade them to other clubs for a big return. In other words, Vegas will be in the driver's seat for the next few days, bartering with clubs that wish to hang on to the players on their unprotected list in exchange for giving up prospects and draft ...

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  • Francona feeling better, expected to manage Indians game
Francona feeling better, expected to manage Indians game

Yasiel Puig is obviously a popular name in baseball , so whenever someone of his stature does something, let's say not-so-nice, on the field, people will surely take notice. He is 5-0 with a 1.94 ERA since his most recent defeat on May 1. The first baseman obviously listened well. "He is one of the best in the game", Robertson said.

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  • Pakistan outclass India to win ICC Champions Trophy
Pakistan outclass India to win ICC Champions Trophy

Pakistan lost to India by 124 runs in their tournament starter at Birmingham before gathering momentum with wins against South Africa and Sri Lanka before completely outplaying tournament favourites England and India in the semis and the final.

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  • Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser
Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser

PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - What Vladimir Putin wants, Vladimir Putin tends to get. Shprygin was among a group of Russian fans who were expelled from France after clashes during Russia's Euro 2016 match against England. "He is focused on what needs to be done here, and without a doubt he will have a great tournament", Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patric...

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  • India will learn from final loss, says Kohli
India will learn from final loss, says Kohli

Pakistan crushed defending champions India by 180 runs at The Oval to win the Champions Trophy for the first time on Sunday. After a 120-run loss to India at Edgbaston in the qualifying round, they went on to beat Sri Lanka, South Africa, England and then India in the final.

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  • Real Madrid coach Zidane calls Ronaldo to end crisis
Real Madrid coach Zidane calls Ronaldo to end crisis

Woodward pursued a move to re-sign Ronaldo in 2013, but the 32-year-old stayed in Spain. James Robson of the Manchester Evening News claims that Woodward has a shortlist of "fantasy" signings, including one of Ronaldo's teammates. Italian newspaper " Tuttosport " reports that the bosses of " Manchester United " is ready to offer real Madrid a...

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  • Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda
Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda

However, in similar scenes to day one's two races, a small mistake was to prove pivotal as a poor jibe by Oracle Team USA saw the American boat make a small splashdown into the water, resulting in a loss of momentum that they were then unable to claw back.

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  • India thrashes hapless Pakistan by 7-1
India thrashes hapless Pakistan by 7-1

Minutes later, India secured their third penalty corner and skipper Manpreet Singh's try from a variation was brilliantly kept away by Carter. Pakistan got its only goal in the 57th minute from Muhammad Umar Bhutta. In Pool B, India maintained their winning start to the competition with a comfortable 3-0 triumph against Canada . It will now fa...

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  • CT2017: Pakistan rewrite record books as it march into finals
CT2017: Pakistan rewrite record books as it march into finals

Cardiff on Wednesday, witness something special, after Pakistan marched into the finals of the ICC Champions Trophy , thrashing the hosts England by eight wickets . "I said after the loss to India if we play good cricket, definitely we will win this tournament". His opening partner, Azhar Ali, said Fakhar's freedom alongside him has made a...

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  • 3 held for betting racket during India-Pakistan Champions Trophy match
3 held for betting racket during India-Pakistan Champions Trophy match

In reply India were bowled out for only 158 with almost 20 overs to spare. As disappointment grips over majority of the country and has left cricket fans fuming over India's defeat against Pakistan in Champions trophy final, a Maharashtra man breaks his TV set unable to cope with his frustration on Sunday.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo charged with tax fraud
Cristiano Ronaldo charged with tax fraud

The prosecutor's office in Madrid said that it had filed a lawsuit against Ronaldo , but the Portugal worldwide has denied the accusations. The company owned by Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes, Gestifute , strongly denied the claims in a lengthy statement released on their website late on Tuesday night.

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  • UFC stars excited about big fight
UFC stars excited about big fight

The MMA-boxing crossover fight will take place on August 26th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas under boxing regulations. Mayweather, a former five-weight world champion and widely considered the best boxer of his generation, retired unbeaten in 2015 after 49 bouts, and retired for the first time in 2008 after 39 fights .

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  • Russian Federation set for World Cup stress test in Confed Cup
Russian Federation set for World Cup stress test in Confed Cup

Globe champions Germany and the champions from FIFA's 6 confederations are competing in the two-week event that will permit Russian Federation to check its soccer framework in 4 of the 11 cities hosting World Cup matches. Several defenders rushed back to attempt to clear the ball, but after coming off the post it was bundled over the line by defe...

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  • Confed Cup: Portugal draw 2-2 with Mexico
Confed Cup: Portugal draw 2-2 with Mexico

Speaking before Portugal faced Mexico in their Group A opener on Sunday in Kazan, Infantino also sent his condolences to the Portuguese people following the forest fire that killed more than 60 people in the country. Portugal coach Fernando Santos said it was not the performance he expected from his team. "It doesn't matter what your name ...

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  • Brooke Henderson stumbles late, keeps Meijer LPGA lead
Brooke Henderson stumbles late, keeps Meijer LPGA lead

She went from a three-shot lead to one shot behind, and eventually lost to So Yeon Ryu in the playoff. “Could have been really close to being a great shot, ” Henderson said. Henderson, meanwhile, will take next week off and return home to Ottawa before heading into the KPMG Women's PGA Championship as the defending champion .

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  • Harry Kane stuns Scotland with stoppage-time equaliser
Harry Kane stuns Scotland with stoppage-time equaliser

England were on course for victory after substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain took advantage of some weak defending and goalkeeping in the 70th minute after Craig Gordon had needlessly conceded a throw-in. "We are disappointed but we have got to be proud of ourselves". "It is annoying for them - I can't be annoyed", he said . Kane's goal was ...

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  • Pakistan skipper Sarfraz thrilled with emphatic turnaround
Pakistan skipper Sarfraz thrilled with emphatic turnaround

Put into bat, the Men in Green had a flawless start as both Azhar Ali and Zaman shared a 128-run opening stand to put their team on road of a massive first innings-score. Amir, who missed Pakistan's eight-wicket semi-final win over England with a back spasm, finished with three wickets for 16 runs in six overs. After the India match , I ...

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  • Tim Tebow Throws Bat Into Stands, Strikes Out
Tim Tebow Throws Bat Into Stands, Strikes Out

That image immediately made its way around the internet and became either proof of Tebow's dedication to the sport or a source of joy for those who rooted against the record-setting quarterback. However hard he may try to make a name for himself as a baseball player, Tim Tebow won't be able to escape his past as a Heisman Trophy victor and one of...

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