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Sports Cleveland Cavaliers v Boston Celtics: LeBron James helps Cavs tie series
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers v Boston Celtics: LeBron James helps Cavs tie series

Hear from Celtics coach Brad Stevens direct from Quicken Loans Arena, as Mike Walsh breaks down Boston's subpar performance in an elimination game. Check out MackWeldon.com and 20 percent off your first order with our code CLNS. In a simply epic 109-99 Game 6 team performance last night in OH, the 2016 champions showed the Boston Celtics it ain't over until its over. Terry Rozier had 28 points and Jayken Brown added 27 for Boston.

Sports Rivaldo Urges FC Barcelona To Sign Liverpool's Mohamed Salah
Author: 0 Rivaldo Urges FC Barcelona To Sign Liverpool's Mohamed Salah

A very promising opening 20 minutes for Liverpool in tonight's Champions League final against Real Madrid turned to heartbreak when Mohamed Salah was forced off injured inside a half-hour. After all, Ronaldo has won the prestigious prize on the back of helping Madrid to each of their recent European Cup triumphs, in 2014, 2016 and again a year ago.

Sports Trump Suggests NFL Players Who Kneel
Author: 0 Trump Suggests NFL Players Who Kneel "Shouldn't Be in the Country"

The teams, whose players don't comply, will be fined by the league. The policy stated players would not be required to be on the field for the anthem, but if they were on the field and they took a knee, their team would be fined. "So the locker room is the new slave shanty". There is still a clear divide that the league has struggled to bridge between itself and its players over the last couple of years .

Sports Trump pardons late black boxing champion Jack Johnson
Author: 0 Trump pardons late black boxing champion Jack Johnson

Mr. Stallone and Johnson's great-great-niece were among those urging the president to grant the pardon for Johnson, who died in 1946 . Stallone and former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis joined Trump for the ceremony. The story of Johnson is as much a story of the times as it is about his work as a boxer. Yes, Jack Johnson , America's first black heavyweight champion, was a victim of racism and an especially virulent strain of it.

Sports Madrid not feeling like favourites in final - Zidane
Author: 0 Madrid not feeling like favourites in final - Zidane

We are Liverpool . We are here because we are Liverpool . With a record 12 titles to their name and winners of the past two editions, Real go into the final in Kiev's Olympic Stadium as the favourites. The Portuguese star has found the net 41 times this season, and his coach is confident he will be at his very best again. A win Saturday would see them victors three consecutive years, the first team to do so since Germany's Bayern Munich won the then-called European Cup final from ...

Sports More records await Ronaldo in Champions League final
Author: 0 More records await Ronaldo in Champions League final

The former Arsenal star says Los Blancos' shocking domestic form has player their former player hanging in by the skin of his teeth at the Bernabeu. Real and Liverpool go head to head today (7:45p.m Nigerian time) in the Champions League final billed to hold at the Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex, Kiev, Ukraine.

Sports Rashid Khan is world`s best spinner in T20s, says Sachin Tendulkar
Author: 0 Rashid Khan is world`s best spinner in T20s, says Sachin Tendulkar

And then KKR got restricted to 161 with Rashid's all-round show and Braithwaite's unbelievable last over dashing the hopes of Shahrukh Khan owned team at Eden Gardens. And then he unfurled the googly to dismiss the unsafe Andre Russell to ensure SRH were on their way back to Mumbai for the title clash on Sunday.

Sports Verstappen to start Monaco GP last
Author: 0 Verstappen to start Monaco GP last

Verstappen, 20, was summoned to see the stewards after reversing onto the track in the opening session when he ran off at the first Sainte Devote corner, but they made a decision to take no further action. Mercedes have struggled at the slow-speed Monte Carlo street circuit in recent years - and Hamilton's team-mate Valtteri Bottas was further back in sixth.

Sports Froome roars into Giro lead
Author: 0 Froome roars into Giro lead

I thought I would lose a lot more. "The parcours leads to some very aggressive racing, so let's see". An emotional Simon Yates said he had "no regrets", vowing to come back stronger after losing almost 40 minutes on stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia yesterday, tumbling from first to 18th overall and out of maglia rosa contention.

Sports Ronaldo lives for Champions League final stage: Zidane
Author: 0 Ronaldo lives for Champions League final stage: Zidane

The Egypt global has one more chance to catch Rush against Real Madrid in Kiev on Saturday when Liverpool aim to win the European Cup for a sixth time. However, Klopp is optimistic his Liverpool side pose a unique threat to the reigning European champions. 'That's the most hard job for a manager, but I have to take that responsibility on and make that choice for the team'.

Sports Venezuela election: Maduro expels top United States diplomat
Author: 0 Venezuela election: Maduro expels top United States diplomat

Maduro repeated claims that Venezuela's economic woes - which include shortages of food, medicine and almost all government services - have been caused by foreign powers trying to undermine his Socialist-inspired government. National Electoral Council President Tibisay Lucena acknowledged a handful of complaints, but insisted they were minor compared to past elections. The election "without any doubt lacks legitimacy and we categorically refuse to recognize this process", Falcon told ...

Sports Thursday's Manchester United transfer rumours: Cristiano Ronaldo and Willian
Author: 0 Thursday's Manchester United transfer rumours: Cristiano Ronaldo and Willian

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor has since netted 450 times in just 437 games for Real Madrid , and could win his fifth Champions League title against Liverpool this evening. To beat them two would take some doing. Ronaldo said he is 23-year-old biologically, adding that he is not slowing down any time soon. "Some players suffer under pressure, others just the opposite, and he is one of them".

Sports Babar out of England series with wrist injury
Author: 0 Babar out of England series with wrist injury

Pakistan were soon in the wickets with Cook looking on as the other three members of England's top four all fell in single figures. England needed early wickets and Broad snared Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq lbw for four, but the hosts failed to make another breakthrough under the floodlights.

Sports Boston Celtics: Winners and losers from Game 6
Author: 0 Boston Celtics: Winners and losers from Game 6

Maybe they'd even effectively lead wire to wire and book passage to the NBA Finals. James has made a lifetime of memories for the fans in Cleveland in these playoffs alone. "I don't want to talk so much about [whether it's his last game in Cleveland], but I think just his performance was fantastic", Kyle Korver said.

Sports Liverpool Get Milner, Can Boost For UCL Final Vs Madrid
Author: 0 Liverpool Get Milner, Can Boost For UCL Final Vs Madrid

Jurgen Klopp has outlined how his Borussia Dortmund side got the better of Real Madrid five years ago, but also praised on their winning mentality. Liverpool have played some sensational football this season and are top scorers in the Champions League with 40 goals . Have you seen them even one time, panicking because someone had a chance against them? Ice.

Sports Fred: United made a big bid for me
Author: 0 Fred: United made a big bid for me

But that has not deterred his suitors with many clubs keen on the versatile midfielder and Mourinho may want to get in before the rest to secure the signing. The 25 year old from Belo Horizonte made the move to Ukraine quickly. Upon moving to Internacional of Porto Allegre at the age of 16 in 2009, he was used as a winger and playmaker at the academy, and unsurprisingly Ronaldinho was his ultimate idol.

Author: 0 Rockets PG Paul to miss Game 6 with hamstring strain

After failing to make a shot from the field in the first half, Rockets guard Chris Paul had a hot streak of three-pointers. James Harden , who has struggled offensively in the last two games and went 0 for 11 on 3s in Game 5, rolled his eyes when asked if Paul's injury puts more pressure on him.

Sports Villa willing to let Terry skip Chelsea games
Author: 0 Villa willing to let Terry skip Chelsea games

Bruce has been impressed with Terry's leadership qualities ever since he walked through the door last summer. We had lost the first leg and I can remember reading where people said we had to play differently. When we played them earlier in the season [and lost], we weren't at full strength, and when we played them towards the back end of the season [and won], they weren't at full strength.

Sports LeBron James pushes Cavs to Game 7 against Celtics
Author: 0 LeBron James pushes Cavs to Game 7 against Celtics

The Celtics thus wasted a 28-point, six-trey performance from Terry Rozier and another 27 from Jaylen Brown . Even though he is a member of the Celtics , Kobe surely recognizes and appreciates Tatum's outstanding feel for the game and advanced offensive repertoire.

Sports Celtics push James, Cavs to brink with Game 5 win
Author: 0 Celtics push James, Cavs to brink with Game 5 win

Traditionally you do not want to face LeBron James in an elimination game, especially if you're the Celtics . James said that doesn't concern him. Boston also won the rebounding battle, 45-39. But James looked at times as if he were feeling the effects of the heavy load he has carried for the Cavs in these playoffs, coughing up six of Cleveland's 15 turnovers, including four in the second half.

Sports Golden State Warriors: 3 takeaways from Game 5 vs. Rockets
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors: 3 takeaways from Game 5 vs. Rockets

Things are different now, though, with Houston stealing Game 4 on the road and then holding serve in Game 5 behind Paul and a gritty fourth quarter from James Harden . "If he isn't, we have enough guys; it's time for somebody else to step up". Asked if there was a chance Paul could return for a potential Game 7, D'Antoni said, "I don't know".

Sports Trump's Lawyer Took $500k to Set Up Meeting Between Trump, Ukraine President
Author: 0 Trump's Lawyer Took $500k to Set Up Meeting Between Trump, Ukraine President

Freidman, otherwise known as the "Taxi King," is a Russian immigrant who has been a partner with Cohen within the NY taxi industry for several years. A Ukrainian lawmaker loyal to Poroshenko then drew on personal contacts with the Port of Washington Chabad, which is a Jewish charity in NY, and this, the BBC reports , led them to Cohen, who received hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Sports Princess Charlotte Delivers Royal Raspberry On Uncle Harry's Big Day
Author: 0 Princess Charlotte Delivers Royal Raspberry On Uncle Harry's Big Day

Meanwhile, although the big day - which was watched by billions of people from around the world - is now over and done with, the couple have made a decision to delay their honeymoon in order to carry out their first official royal engagement as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex - the 70th birthday patronage celebration for Harry's father Prince Charles.

Sports Guardiola pens new deal with Manchester City
Author: 0 Guardiola pens new deal with Manchester City

It is a pleasure to have the ability to work right here, ' Guardiola informed City's official website . "Then we'll try to come back stronger than this season", added the 47-year-old Spaniard. "We can not invest - people don't believe me, but we don't have the money for £300m every season", he said. 'Now we have all been privileged to witness how now we have performed stunning soccer, gained titles, damaged information and reached the unbelievable mark of 100 Premier League factors.

Sports Ernesto Valverde explains Lionel Messi cameo and Barcelona's South Africa inspiration
Author: 0 Ernesto Valverde explains Lionel Messi cameo and Barcelona's South Africa inspiration

Messi had been struck down by a bout of flu and only came on for the final 20 minutes; his appearance preceded by chants for him to be brought on, with a roof-lifting roar following when he got off the bench to warm up. Dembele scored inside nine minutes past Uganda Cranes number one and captain Denis Onyango after a sloppy clearance from Soumahoro Bangaly. Between the goals, Sundowns' star attacker Percy Tau had two chances, but his chip was saved by Marc-Andre ter Stegen and he fired a ...

Sports National Basketball Association draft lottery: Reaction around the league, and what's next
Author: 0 National Basketball Association draft lottery: Reaction around the league, and what's next

I just don't see the Suns giving this pick up. Ayton is actually a bit ahead at this point, with the Consensus Mock Draft noting that more analysts have gone with him as the guy that the Suns will pick. One could be talked into taking either one of these prospects, as they both have skills ready for the league and have tremendously high ceilings. Many assume that Phoenix will take Doncic at No.

Sports Backstrom playing for Capitals in Game 4 against Lightning
Author: 0 Backstrom playing for Capitals in Game 4 against Lightning

As long as the Capitals win the shots on goal statistic decisively again, I expect the hosts to get the win and take a 3-1 series lead. Plenty of teams have done it. And as they have in other critical junctures of this postseason, the Lightning relied on their best players to rise to the occasion and rescue a series that had been firmly in their opponents' grasp.

Sports Giggs backs Bale & Real Madrid to beat Liverpool in Champions League final
Author: 0 Giggs backs Bale & Real Madrid to beat Liverpool in Champions League final

This was announced by the mayor of the capital Vitali Klitschko. "Let's just live in hope that United win the FA Cup and our friend and boy Cristiano (Ronaldo) turns up, scores a lovely little hat-trick". We all know how that one turned out . "Honestly, I have to say we were a little bit surprised when we won 5-0 against FC Porto, because they're a top team".