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Sport Tipping the scales: Eddie Lacy makes weight again, earns more dough
Author: 0 Tipping the scales: Eddie Lacy makes weight again, earns more dough

The Seahawks have put together roughly seven formal weigh ins for Lacy , which were inserted into his contract . In May, Lacy had to be at 255 pounds or less to earn the incentive, which he did, weighing in at 253. Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll told Seattle's KIRO-AM radio station in March that his staff planned to make a "concerted effort" to keep Lacy in top shape this season.

Author: 0 Dominic Calvert-Lewin's goal secures Under-20 World Cup for England

Before arriving in South Korea , England hadn't won a match at the U20 World Cup for 20 years, but after beating six-time champions Argentina 3-0 in their opening game, they haven't looked back. Calvert-Lewin followed up his own saved effort to slot past Wuilker Farinez only minutes after Ronaldo Lucena had hit the post with an astonishing free-kick from 40 yards, giving England a 1-0 lead at the break.

Author: 0 Cavaliers were 'too nice' at start of NBA Finals - Lue

It also saw a defensive push from Cleveland , holding Warriors star Stephen Curry to just 14 points and 4 of 13 field goals. "You never want to be in elimination games, but when you are, you want to be as prepared as possible". "So you've got to give them credit, and they can duplicate that, so we've got to be ready for it". When he's extending the floor and hitting those 3s, it opens the floor for everybody.

Sport Former Missouri WR Jeremy Maclin signing with Ravens
Author: 0 Former Missouri WR Jeremy Maclin signing with Ravens

Maclin visited the Bills and Ravens before choosing Baltimore. The Ravens announced a two year deal with the 29 year old who was released by Kansas City last month. He doesn't have his safety valve or check-down receivers anymore because fullback Kyle Juszczyk and tight end Dennis Pitta are no longer on the roster.

Sport Italy hammer Liechtenstein 5-0 in World Cup qualifier
Author: 0 Italy hammer Liechtenstein 5-0 in World Cup qualifier

Man of the match Lorenzo Insigne gave Italy the lead with a superb goal, flicking a cross up on to his chest before firing in off the post. Eder , Federico Bernardeschi and Manolo Gabbiadini added deserved goals in the final 16 minutes of the match to add a sheen to the victory as Italy kept pace with Spain atop the group.

Author: 0 Draymond Green's technical foul wasn't a technical foul, or was it?

A video that was captured in the stands shows a confrontation between Draymond Green's mother Mary Babers-Green and Cleveland fans post-game. In the moment, I thought I had verbalized to the table that the technical foul was on Coach Kerr. "It's insane to think that he thought that was my second technical foul and I would get a technical foul for that, but whatever". Green did seem to enjoy the attention it brought him from the fans who started chanting his name in derision.

Sport Dominic Calvert-Lewin hopes England heroes get more Premier League time
Author: 0 Dominic Calvert-Lewin hopes England heroes get more Premier League time

He will hope for more chances with parent club Newcastle , who will play in the Premier League next season. Calvert-Lewin bagged the victor on the rebound in the 35th minute after seeing his initial shot saved... England arrived in South Korea without winning a game in this competition in 20 years, and leave as the surprising champion. England goalkeeper Freddie Woodman made two vital saves in the second half.

Sport Draymond Green wants to win championship in Cleveland
Author: 0 Draymond Green wants to win championship in Cleveland

This is eerily familiar territory. For the 27-year-old Green, there's nothing sweeter than feeding off the sour taste in someone else's mouth, the same taste the Warriors had last year after squandering a 3-1 lead and watching LeBron James and company celebrate in their homecourt - Oracle Arena.

Author: 0 SHOTS | 3 observations after the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated Golden State Warriors

But it's one they had to have, and a series that wasn't living up to its hype and seemed headed for a quick conclusion is California bound for Game 5 on Monday night. "So this is going to be a fun night, and we want to keep a clear focus on what's going on in the present". Cleveland hammered Golden State , 137-118, in Game 4 on Friday night.

Author: 0 Warriors attempt to close out Cavaliers with Green on board this time

Last year, the Warriors returned home to Game 5 with a similar 3-1 lead but were playing without suspended forward Draymond Green and didn't have the luxury of relying on Kevin Durant . Just take it one game at a time and root this series comes back to Cleveland for a Game 6. When the apparent second was called and the Quicken Loans Arena sound system played "Hit the Road Jack" in anticipation of an automatic ejection, the officiating crew corrected its mistake, crediting the first-half ...

Author: 0 Cavs jump out to early lead, fouls a factor

When the Finals began, Green grew testy with questions wondering whether he could control his emotions better than previous year. So, last year, I didn't put it past Cleveland to have a rest of a spectacular series. "Me personally, I liked it", Lue said of the testy nature of Friday's game. Durant: "Yup. If I'm not in them, I don't watch them". "So we're in a great spot, and now we have to capitalize", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said.

Sport LeBron says he'd want Magic, Jordan as his 3-on-3 teammates
Author: 0 LeBron says he'd want Magic, Jordan as his 3-on-3 teammates

It's hard to argue with this premise, considering his success in standard basketball. There will be a 12-second shot clock and a 10-minute game clock with the game being played in half court where teams will have to "take it out" beyond the 2-point line before each possession.

Author: 0 Warriors have chance to clinch NBA title at home

Yes, the NBA Finals are right where they were past year and could still end with the same result. Golden State is playing with house money, and every advantage is in their favor. He's aggressive. He can score with the best of them. On Monday night, the Warriors will try again to close out their second National Basketball Association championship in three years with the fiery Green on the court to start Game 5 this time.

Sport DeGrom, Cabrera lead Mets over Cubs 6-1 for 4th straight win
Author: 0 DeGrom, Cabrera lead Mets over Cubs 6-1 for 4th straight win

Cabrera atoned for his recent fielding struggles (three errors in the past three games) by hitting a pair of solo homers, and Jay Bruce hit a two-run homer for the Mets. Cubs: RHP Kyle Hendricks (hand tendinitis) plans to throw on the side Tuesday. The four walks were one of his higher totals of the season, but he still threw 69 percent of his pitches for strikes en route to his first complete game since last July.

Sport Sailing-Defeated Ainslie to come back stronger, bring
Author: 0 Sailing-Defeated Ainslie to come back stronger, bring "Auld Mug" home

Chase boats immediately converged on the catamaran and confirmed that all six crew members were accounted for, including three who remained in the cockpit in the starboard hull. Artemis had been down 3-1 before winning three races Thursday to reach match point. Team New Zealand had a pitch-pole loss and two of their wins over BAR came because of a breakdown on the British boat.

Sport Ex-NBA star Rodman set to arrive in NK
Author: 0 Ex-NBA star Rodman set to arrive in NK

The goal of his latest visit to the North remains unknown. Members of the Harlem Globetrotters accompanied Rodman and played in a basketball exhibition against the North Koreans. Dennis Rodman sings Happy Birthday to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. The match was held to celebrate the despotic crackpot's birthday, who Rodman calls a friend.

Sport Kane equaliser a
Author: 0 Kane equaliser a "huge moment" for young England team: Southgate

Oxlade-Chamberlain took just five minutes to make an impact, as he cut in from the right and struck a powerful left-foot effort past Scotland goalkeeper Craig Gordon in the 70th minute. At this point, the three points looked relatively safe for England; Scotland had barely threatened, and Southgate's side would have been confident they could see the game out.

Author: 0 Draymond Green calls Cavaliers fans 'just rude' after mother's altercation

And after the game, he took a swipe at everyone in Believeland. For several minutes, however, the only people who seemed to know that in the entire arena were the three officials. Callahan and Goble said they weren't aware Green was marked down for the first technical, instead of Kerr, until the scorer's table informed them Green should be disqualified.

Sport Gavin Sheets Drafted 49th by the Chicago White Sox
Author: 0 Gavin Sheets Drafted 49th by the Chicago White Sox

Burger was a semifinalist for both the Dick Howser Trophy and Golden Spikes Award and ranked second among active Division I hitters with 47 career home runs. He hit.328 with 22 homers and 65 RBI this year at Missouri State. Advance Rookie Great Falls is also a possibility, he said. Hostetler described Burger as a high-energy, fun person who is an "exceptional leader".

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo to win the Ballon d'or !
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to win the Ballon d'or !

Cape Town - Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric believes the newly-crowned Champions League winners can continue to dominate European football for years. One wonders whether Ronaldo Junior will end up replicating his dad's success in a Real Madrid youth team in the near future. I'd promised that, if we won the Champions League and I scored a goal, I'd do it.

Sport And Calls Criticism of Her Father 'Viciousness'
Author: 0 And Calls Criticism of Her Father 'Viciousness'

She said that her father's administration intends to be "transformative" and accomplish big, bold things. I think some of the distractions and some of the ferocity - I was a little blindsided by it on a personal level. Ivanka Trump praised the work of her husband, Jared Kushner , also a top White House aide, particularly for his work in helping set up the president's nine-day foreign trip that included stops in Saudi Arabia, Israel and Italy.

Author: 0 Andy Murray's march continues in Kei Nishikori fight back

It was just today it was just unusual how it came about, because it was after the very first game of the match. "It has not always been easy for me here but these last few years have been great". Pliskova will next play either No. 3 Simona Halep of Romania or No. 5 Elina Svitolina of Ukraine. Murray was tipped to seal the US Open title in 2016 after winning the Wimbledon and an Olympic Gold medal but Nishikori stunned the Briton in an intense five-set match.

Sport Nadal cruises into French Open quarters in style
Author: 0 Nadal cruises into French Open quarters in style

Nadal, who turned 31 on Saturday, has dropped only 20 games during his first four matches, one game short of his best start at a Grand Slam . Fourth seed Nadal will face either Canada's Milos Raonic or Spain's Pablo Carreño Busta for a place in the semi-finals.

Author: 0 Man overboard! Artemis' skipper goes flying into Bermuda's Great Sound

The Kiwis won two of three races against Ainslie's Land Rover BAR on Bermuda's Great Sound to win the series 5-2 and advance to face the victor of the series between Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan . "Unfortunately we won't be racing and we will have to come back tomorrow". The Japanese were swiftly up onto their foils and pulled clear of Artemis on the first leg.

Sport Moment of magic gives Lions another lesson on New Zealand tour
Author: 0 Moment of magic gives Lions another lesson on New Zealand tour

Head coach Hansen has picked two uncapped players in Hurricanes pair Ngani Laumape and Jordie Barrett in a 33-man party, but used his squad announcement to take a swipe at Gatland following the comments he made in the wake of the Lions' 22-16 defeat to the Blues at Eden Park.

Author: 0 Hamilton wins Canadian GP pole, ties Senna on all-time list

The situation was reversed on Sunday, with Vettel dropping well down the field after having to stop and replace a damaged front wing before charging back to fourth. Lewis Hamilton who is now trailing Sebastian Vettel by a total 25 points crossed the finish line with 0.198 seconds less than Vettel. Hamilton escaped a chaotic start to the race as the chasing pack converged at the first corner.

Sport Halep misses another chance to win Grand Slam title
Author: 0 Halep misses another chance to win Grand Slam title

Much will now be expected of Ostapenko after this breathtaking introduction to the world stage and she will have to deal with increased pressure in future tournaments. Not ballet, but tennis Polish player Agnieszka Radwanska's forest tulle pattern channeled the ballerina in her. Halep took charge again early in the final set, getting the break at 3-1 after taking some pace off the ball and drawing an error , but again Ostapenko came straight back.