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Author: 0 Game 2: Warriors 132, Cavaliers 113 (final)

The difference was just three third-quarter turnovers for the Warriors , which is why they led 102-88 after three quarters. Curry added seven rebounds , five assists and one steal in the third quarter . Thompson finished Game 2 with 22 points. Thompson ignited it with a three-pointer followed by another jumper. Highlighting their dominance, the Warriors also recorded the highest score in an National Basketball Association finals game since 1987 when the Los Angeles Lakers ...

Sport Pens' Crosby doesn't have time for Subban's 'hot air'
Author: 0 Pens' Crosby doesn't have time for Subban's 'hot air'

There are players and executives in the league who aren't big fans of the way Subban often manages to get headlines, but-and this is me speaking as both fan and media-I think it's great. Predators goalie Pekka Rinne was available to confirm, or prolong the troll. "For those battles. For that game within a game". So, Subban took to action in the most effective way possible before Game 4.

Sport Laviolette asks Preds' fans not to throw anything onto ice
Author: 0 Laviolette asks Preds' fans not to throw anything onto ice

Rinne, who had conceded eight goals in five-plus periods against Pittsburgh this series , made 27 saves of 28 shots in game 3. It was his first goal in the Final since 2009, but it wasn't almost enough. Josi, who has six goals in these playoffs, had three points in the second period Saturday night with a goal and two assists. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP ) - The Pittsburgh Penguins needed more from their stars.

Sport Ex-NBA player, coach Derek Fisher charged with DUI
Author: 0 Ex-NBA player, coach Derek Fisher charged with DUI

Fisher, 42, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of drunken driving after he flipped his 2015 Cadillac on USA 101 in the Sherman Oaks area of Los Angeles. Neither Fisher nor reps for Govan immediately responded to requests from CNN for comment. During the investigation, officers "discovered" Fisher had been drinking and he was arrested for DUI without incident, the CHP said.

Author: 0 Neymar comes to Game 2 bearing gifts for Kevin Durant, Draymond Green

The Warriors , who welcomed back coach Steve Kerr after missing 11 games through back issues, have now won a record 14 straight play-off games. But LeBron's 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds weren't almost enough against a Warriors team with too much firepower - and on Sunday, they got help from a man who struggled on the offensive end in Game 1.

Author: 0 Returning Real Madrid received as living 'legends'

With a third Champions League title in four seasons secured, having dethroned Barca for their first La Liga silverware since 2012, there were wild celebrations in Madrid . 'My age is just a number, I feel like a young boy, ' he said . "I hope to return many more times and that we can celebrate many more titles". I think it's the best second half we've had this season.

Author: 0 Halep and Svitolina advance to French Open quarterfinals

The pair exchanged breaks during the opening set and it was decided in a tie-break after an hour of action. The Brit No1 will now face Kei Nishikori in the quarter-finals. He sealed it with his 11th ace of the match. He did not make the best of starts in any of them but finished strongly. He delivered some winning serves, then made a huge return-of-serve victor for 5-1.

Author: 0 Turan will be staying at Barcelona

The Sun highlights speculation that Arsenal are interested in the 30-year-old Turkish global following his failure to make a lasting impact at Barcelona , although their valuation of £26m is putting the Gunners off. The report added that Arsenal were yet to reach an agreement with Barcelona but Valverde would be ready to sanction his sale for around £26m in order to fund other additions.

Author: 0 Curry's triple-double leads Warriors to Game 2 rout

James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds, but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with Golden State's depth despite Kevin Love's 27 points and 19 from Kyrie Irving. "I just felt like he was poised to come out and make some shots tonight". We love his voice. In the 12 games leading up to the NBA Finals, Thompson shot an uncharacteristic 38.3 percent from the floor and 36.4 percent from the 3-point line.

Sport Eden Hazard undergoes ankle surgery; likely to miss beginning of next season
Author: 0 Eden Hazard undergoes ankle surgery; likely to miss beginning of next season

Three-time Chelsea player of the year Eden Hazard would "consider an offer" from Champions League victor Real Madrid. "It could be Spain, it could be staying with Chelsea". "In football, you never know but, at the moment, it's not on my mind. It's a pleasure to work with Conte". Chelsea confirmed that midfielder Eden Hazard won't be fit for the first few matches of their next season.

Author: 0 Crosby, Malkin held blank as Penguins lose Game Three in Nashville

Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel (59) shoots the puck past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne , of Finland, (35) and Ryan Ellis (4) for a goal during the first period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Saturday, June 3, 2017 , in Nashville , Tenn.

Sport Predators Officials: Don't Throw Catfish on the Ice
Author: 0 Predators Officials: Don't Throw Catfish on the Ice

After allowing an early Jake Guentzel goal in game three, Rinne rebounded to stop the final 26 shots he faced. It was not until five minutes were remaining in the first period when the teams started to connect for real. It'a time to go take what they believe is theirs. Under Head Coach Mike Sullivan, the Penguins have been fantastic at responding after losing games, especially in the playoffs.

Sport Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool are back where they belong
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool are back where they belong

Arsene Wenger has slammed fans for creating a "difficult environment" to play in. He added: "We will be really strong and we will really fight for it because we want to be there and it's all good". "The longer we are together it is better and I am sure there will be more new faces in the summer, but it's the manager's first full season, the ground was changing, there are plans for a new training ground".

Author: 0 Big weekend in Dover for EG's Larson

Hooked on NASCAR as a kid, there was something about Cale Yarborough that made a fan out of Jimmie Johnson . I really thought when I walked in the door I was going to Cale Yarborough's race shop. 88 Chevrolet next season at Hendrick Motorsports. "I'm disappointed that I didn't win, but I'm proud of the effort that our team put in and proud of myself for the effort I put in most of the race".

Sport Rooney 'more or less' decided on Man United future
Author: 0 Rooney 'more or less' decided on Man United future

However, the win also called a halt to a run in which these victories were exclusively in the hands of La Liga giants, a run that lasted 1,363 days. The England global made a cameo appearance in United's Europa League final triumph on Wednesday in what could be his last appearance for the club.

Sport Rafael Nadal produces dominant display to reach French Open quarter-finals
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal produces dominant display to reach French Open quarter-finals

He has dropped just 20 games in four rounds so far, just one more than he lost at the same stage in 2012 , as he attempts to become the first player to win the same Slam 10 times . At 21, Khachanov is the youngest man to reach the round of 16 at Roland Garros since US Open victor Marin Cilic, then 20, in 2009. Defending women's champion Garbine Muguruza, meanwhile, hit out at the Roland Garros crowd after suffering a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 defeat to home favourite Kristina Mladenovic.

Author: 0 Queensland look to improve in State of Origin II after dropping opener

Myles missed a crucial tackle that led to New South Wales' first try and finished the game with a handling error and penalty next to his name, as well as pitiful 63 meters. Just as that match at the MCG two years ago was a false dawn for the Blues, it was also false start in Pearce's Origin redemption - something Jonathan Thurston famously reminded him of in game three.

Sport Gibson out, Bernier makes 1st playoff start in net for Ducks
Author: 0 Gibson out, Bernier makes 1st playoff start in net for Ducks

Nashville Predators players and coaches pose with NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and the Campbell Bowl after winning Game 6 of the Western Conference final against the Anaheim Ducks in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Mo. He is 1-1 with a.905 save percentage and 2.90 goals against average this post-season. Gibson out: No. 1 goalie John Gibson , who left Game 5 with an injury, was unable to play Game 6 for the Ducks.

Author: 0 Very close to 10 out of 10 - De Villiers lauds 'fantastic' Tahir

Sri Lanka were bowled out for 203 in the 42nd over, legspinner Imran Tahir taking 4-27. Although there were some hiccups, it was a clinical performance in the end from South Africa as they got the better of Sri Lanka in their Group B encounter in the ICC Champions Trophy on Saturday.

Sport 'Happy' Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid
Author: 0 'Happy' Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid

But Juventus had started brightly and they were level seven minutes later thanks to a stunning overhead volley from Croatian striker Mario Mandzukic . Since then, he has played - and lost - in three finals against AC Milan (in 2003), Barcelona (2015), and Madrid . "Nobody has won two Champions League twice in a row and we did it", Zidane said".

Author: 0 Champions Trophy 2017: Shoaib Malik's experience is vital for Pakistan

Laxman said that skipper Virat Kohli will be depending on these two bowlers due to their current form and the pace-friendly conditions in England which will host the Champions Trophy from June 1 to 18. It's nice to know you've got players like Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler to come in behind you. "They will feel more pressure than us because they will want to win the trophy at home", he observed, adding that they were also not thinking that they had nothing to lose.

Author: 0 Italy advances to U20 World Cup semifinals, beats Zambia 3-2

Dominic Solanke , who is Liverpool-bound after leaving Chelsea, scored the victor. England's chances of progressing then suffered a blow when Joshua Onomah was dismissed with 18 minutes to go but they held on to earn their first semi-final appearance for 24 years.

Author: 0 Warriors beat Cavaliers to take 2-0 NBA Finals series lead

The way the Warriors are playing - an National Basketball Association record 14-0 in the playoffs and a 29-1 mark since March 14 - there could be a quick end to the series . He was even seen huffing and puffing as he went to the bench at one point in the third quarter. The game changed quite a bit tonight from Game 1 .

Author: 0 Warriors take 2-0 series lead in NBA Finals

Game 3 is Wednesday night in Cleveland . Kevin Durant was sharp once again and Klay Thompson finally found his stroke at long last. Through two games, the Cavs have allowed 115.2 points per 100 possessions. "We're playing great basketball", Curry said . "They're a different team. It has nothing to do with wins and losses though", he said. For comparison, Lakers coach Luke Walton was 39-4 as interim coach for Golden State when Kerr was forced to miss time last season as well.

Sport Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland start bench-clearing brawl between Nats, Giants
Author: 0 Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland start bench-clearing brawl between Nats, Giants

After Monday's game, Washington manager Dusty Baker said, "We're here to win the game". "What's a man supposed to do?" He's not a punching bag, he's human with emotions. "Strickland drilled him with the first pitch, and Harper took it personally and I don't blame him", noted one commentator. It's been nearly three years since Bryce bashed those homers, and Strickland hasn't faced him since, hence the assumption that yesterday was about Strickland exacting revenge for.

Author: 0 Warriors Coach Steve Kerr Opens Up On Future; Leads Team Past Cavs

The Golden State Warriors are on the verge of an American major sports league record after handing the Cleveland Cavaliers another heavy defeat to go 2-0 up in the NBA Finals . Smith, Channing Frye, Deron Williams and Iman Shumpert - combined to go 2 for 18 from the field in Game 2. The four-time scoring champ has changed these Finals with his Dikembe Mutombo act, blocking five shots in Game 2 as part of his stellar interior defense.

Author: 0 Dufner rebounds after ugly round to win on Sunday

Daniel Summerhays managed to walk a relatively straight and narrow path at the Memorial, and it took him to an unlikely position going into the final round. It's not often that you can shoot a round near 80 in a tournament and still win the event, but that's exactly what Jason Dufner did this week at the Memorial Tournament .

Sport Virat Kohli leads India to convincing Champions Trophy win over rivals Pakistan
Author: 0 Virat Kohli leads India to convincing Champions Trophy win over rivals Pakistan

After nearly a 40-minute hold-up, with the scoreboard reading 46 runs in 9.5 overs, India regrouped their strategy and started counter-attacking. "Yuvi took pressure off when I couldn't get runs". Their scoring was consistent but conservative until both men livened up as they approached their half-centuries, Sharma crossing the line with six off Shadab Khan and Dhawan close behind thanks to three successive fours off the wayward Wahab.

Sport Cavs' Lue glad Kerr back on Warriors' sideline
Author: 0 Cavs' Lue glad Kerr back on Warriors' sideline

James tied Magic Johnson for most NBA Finals triple-doubles with eight, and this marked the first time in NBA history more than one player had a triple-double in the same Finals game. "I'm a big believer that when you play really well, if you don't shoot well, but you play well, it's just a matter of time before the shot comes", Kerr said before Game 2.

Sport Jimmie Johnson Wins Dover, Ties Cale Yarborough On NASCAR All-Time Win List
Author: 0 Jimmie Johnson Wins Dover, Ties Cale Yarborough On NASCAR All-Time Win List

Kyle Busch is the man at Dover International Speedway , sitting on the pole for the starting grid in Sunday's NASCAR's 2017 AAA 400 Drive For Autism in Dover, Del . I wasn't really complaining about the restart. Busch tried to give it another go only to see his tire explode a few laps later, ending his bid for a second career win at the Monster Mile .